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Red Rock Town Wide Yard Sale


Red Rock is holding a town wide yard sale with more than a dozen participants.

The sales take place at various addresses around Red Rock on Saturday August 15th from 9a. m to 5pm.

A list of all participating addresses is available at Northern Credit Union or at any of the participating yard sales.

For more information contact lizharveyfoulds@hotmail.com

 

Return to Learning Virtual Town Hall


Terrace Bay, ON


Attention Parents/Guardians and all members of our school communities! We know you have questions, and on August 18th, the Superior North Catholic District School Board will be holding a virtual Town Hall via Zoom to answer any questions our parents/guardians may have on the return to school.

The town hall will take place on Tuesday, August 18 at 7:00 pm with Maria Vasanelli, Director of Education. Our parents/guardians and school communities are invited to send us their questions and register to attend the information session using this form https://bit.ly/SNCDSBTownHall by August 17, 2020.

To join the conversation please register to attend the town hall via zoom. Following registration, a zoom link will be sent to you. The session will be recorded and posted to Facebook following the event.

Please continue to check the SNCDSB COVID-19 page on our website http://www.sncdsb.on.ca/novel-coronavirus-updates dedicated to communication and Return to School information.

*To submit questions for the Town Hall, please use the following form: https://bit.ly/SNCDSBTownHall

Safety Tips & Boating Regulations

Before you hit the lakes, make sure you take the time to learn about safety tips and boating regulations! The Canadian Power and Sail Squadron website is a great resource of information, and you too can become a squadron member!

This safety message brought to you by Superior North Shore Power and Sail Squadron. Play it safe, this Summer!

A Superior Adventure

 In collaboration with the Nipigon, Dorion and Red Rock Public Libraries, participate in A Superior Adventure this summer!


Get out and explore the beautiful outdoors, take a selfie at an assigned location and submit to RockingLibraries@gmail.com for your chance to win a prize, generously sponsored by our communities and businesses.
Brochure listing rules and regulations as well as locations to go to, contest entry and more - ALL available online!
Check out your library’s websites and Facebook pages for the links!


Any questions please contact your librarian from Red Rock, Dorion or Nipigon for more details!

50/50 Draw - Wilson Memorial Hospital


August 50/50 Draw is now OPEN for sales!

North of Superior Healthcare Group is excited to share with you the New Prize for August is starting at $2,500.00, and with your support will continue to grow throughout the month.

Draw date for August is August 27th. Please buy online by going to nosh5050.ca. License #11948, Thank you all for supporting!

Terrace Bay Library

The Terrace Bay Public Library is open to the public with regular summer hours in effect. Anyone entering the library must self assess for Covid 19, wear a mask and hand sanitize. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 18. Computer use is by appointment only. For more information call the library at 825-3315 x222 or go to the library website.

MANITOUWADGE LIBRARY

The Manitouwadge Public Library is pleased to announce that our services to our community have expanded. Effective immediately, patrons may pickup books, DVDS and magazines at our circulation desk. Library material may be returned in the Rec Centre lobby in the black bin. Patrons may also schedule time on our computers, and access printing, photocopying, scanning and faxing.
Please not that patrons will not be able to browse our collection. Staff are available to help you find the books that you would like. We are also happy to provide staff recommendations based on the genre of your choice. We have random selections of children's books as well.
Please contact us at 807-826-3913 or library@manitouwadge.ca for more information.

Thunderbird Friendship Centre


 Longlac and Gearldton
 Both Centre's will be open to the public Monday July 20th, 2020
 

 We Have Some Great News!!


With the starting of Stage 3 Opening in the province both the Longlac and Geraldton Thunderbird Friendship Centre's will be open for regular business hours starting Monday July 20th 2020, 8:30am to 4:30pm closed for lunch 12-1pm daily.

For the safety of our staff and other community members, clients will be seen by appointment only. There will also be Mandatory sanitizing stations in office and social distancing rules will apply. Stay tuned for further programming announcements in the near future.

We are all looking forward to servicing our clients in person once again!
The staff at the TBFC Longlac and Geraldton.

Cancelled - Nipigon Fall Fishing Festival

Nipigon Fall Fishing Festival has been cancelled due to COVID-19.

Food Bank Manituowadge


The  Manitouwadge Food bank is open every Wednesday from 1:30 to 3pm except the last Wednesday of every month. In case of Food emergency, please contact Carol Baye at 807-826-4326.

Each client can access the Food Bank once per month. In compliance with Coved 19 protocols, we continue to offer curbside service only.

Manitouwadge Golden Age Center

The new Golden Age Center is open and running with “members only” activities.

Their AGM is coming up October 1st kicking off with a BBQ at 5pm.  Guest Speaker Fire Chief Owen Cranney.

New members 50+ are welcome at the Golden Age Center in Manitouwadge

Red Rock Library


The Red Rock Public Library book return box (located within Municipal building lobby) will not be accessible during the province-wide closure. Please keep your books and return once we open.

And if you need books or resources, don't forget you can access digital copies at Overdrive/Libby, learn a language at Mango, find information at Britannica Encyclopedia. Access these databases and many more online resources at redrock.olsn.ca you just need your 8-digit library card number. Email rrocklib@gmail.com if you live in Red Rock and need a library card, don't know what your card number is, or need help using any of these databases. And follow us on Facebook for even more links and updates!

Read Across Canada

Read Across Canada

Join Dorion, Nipigon and Red Rock Public Libraries as we go on a Canadian road trip! Read Across Canada is a contest designed to promote Canadian Authors and Canadian places.

Can’t complete the Read Across Canada challenge? (read books from all 10 provinces and 3 territories)
Then take a shorter "Summer Vacation"

Read or listen to books for this challenge. All ages are eligible to enter, and it’s free!

One (1) ballot/ entry per person once your Summer Vacation or Read Across Canada is complete. Ballots available on Library’s Facebook pages to print. Take a screenshot of your entry and email to RockingLibraries@gmail.com to be entered in the draw!
Winners announced the 1st week of December 2020!

The ABC's of Mindfulness- Marathon

North of Superior Counselling Programs


 Wednesdays, August 12, 2020; August 19, 2020 and August 26, 2020
 

 A fun group for learning strategies of mindfulness using yoga techniques and other easy to practice strategies: 3-session Mindfulness group for children between the ages of 7 and 12. The group will be held at Penn Lake on August 12th, August 19th and August 26th at 1 pm. Sessions will be 1 hour.

Covid-19 guidelines provided by the Thunder Bay District Health Unit will be followed.. Participation limited to 10 children.

Child should bring a towel or mat, water bottle, a hat, sunscreen and bug spray (optional).

If you are interested in having your child participate in this group, please connect with Kylee Williamson or Lisa Mackenzie at (807) 229-0607.