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150 Events Passport

For Canada’s 150th celebrations, the Town of Arnprior has compiled 150 events held throughout Arnprior in 2017. Residents and visitors are encouraged to pick up a passport at an event or one of the locations listed below and gather stamps at as many events as possible throughout the year. Upcoming events are listed below and more event specific details will be added as they become available. Remember to write your name and phone number on the front of your passport in case it becomes lost and for when you enter your passport into the participation draw.

Arnprior 150 Events Passports can be picked up at all events and these locations:
Town Hall – 105 Elgin St. West
Arnprior Public Library – 21 Madawaska Street
Nick Smith Centre – 77 James Street
Tourist Information Centre – 70 Madawaska Blvd.

Please note red text represents corrected errors which have been identified in the printed version of the passport. 

 Date & Time  Event Event Details
1:30 – 4 pm
5 – 7:30 pmDecember 8th
Give Blood at a Blood Donor Clinic Location:
St. John Chrysostom, 295, Albert StreetPlease make an appointment
Register online by clicking here
Multiple Dates

View upcoming schedule here.

Attend a Packers Home Game

Please note stamps are given at home games located at the Nick Smith Centre Only.

Location:
Nick Smith Centre
77 James Street
Admission Fee
Adults $8
Students/Seniors $5
Children 6 – 10 $2
Under 6 Free
Every Friday
11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Attend a Legion BBQ Lunch Location:
Arnprior Legion
49 Daniel St.
Items for Purchase
1st Wednesday of each month
5 – 7 pm
Attend a Dining with Friends Location:
Jim’s Restaurant
54 Elgin St. W.
Advance Tickets
3rd Thursday of
each month
Noon – 2 pm
Attend a Friendship Days Location:
Arnprior Legion – 49 Daniel St.
Advance Tickets
September 12th – November 9th  Canada at Play Location:
Arnprior & District Museum
35 Madawaska St.
Admission Fee
 November 10th  Arnprior Ladies Night

Free Admission! Free parking! Wheelchair Accessible! Free Samples! Free Demonstrations! Non perishable food (diapers and baby food) will be accepted for anyone wanting to make a donation to the Arnprior Food Bank.  NO ATM ON SITE. enjoy a night out with your mother, sister, friends, neighbors, co-workers. Start and finish your holiday shopping all under one roof in one night and get something for yourself as well!! 56 vendors to serve you! While shopping enjoy a beverage from the bar run by the Arnprior Knights of Columbus or a treat from the canteen run by the Arnprior Women’s Catholic League. Door prizes drawn every 30 mins. tickets available at the door. Proceeds from table rentals and door prizes will go to the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Arnprior Food Bank and the various charities that the Arnprior Knights of Columbus sponsor.

Location:
St. John Chrysostom
295 Albert Street
Items for Purchase
 Nov 12 – 26th  Annual Quilt Exhibit

Our Annual Quilt Show is November 12th to 26th. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Antique and vintage quilts and coverlets from across Ontario on display!

Admission by donation.

Location:
Arnprior & District Museum
35 Madawaska St.
Admission by Donation
 Nov. 12th  Katie Bear Bowl A Thon

6th Annual KatieBear Bowl-A-Thon
Come out for a great day and help KatieBears replenish their bear stock!!! We found the bears now we need to raise some money to order more.
Arnprior people bring your Canada 150 events passport for another stamp.

November 12/17 @ The Arnprior Bowling Centre
2 Shifts – 11:00am & 1:00pm
Loads of room for people to bowl 🙂 Let us know if you are coming and what time you prefer to bowl.

NEW! Register by November 1st and your name goes in a draw for a special prize.

Prize for highest Individual Pledges
All bowlers with $40.00 or more in pledges will receive, Bowling Time, Shoe Rental, Pizza, Pop & a Loot Bag of fun stuff!!
-Silent Auction

Leave a comment here to register and tell us what time you prefer.
We will send you pledge sheets and information.

****You can register as a single bowler or bring some friends and make up a team.

Location:
Arnprior Bowling Centre
120 John St. N.
Advance Registration
 Nov. 12th
10 am – 4 pm
 Christmas in the Prior

Featuring a gathering of various artisans and exhibitors showcasing their craft and products in support of the Arnprior and District Humane Society’s bake and book sale. This event helps to raise the much needed funds to promote health and well being for the animals in our care.

Location:
Nick Smith Centre
77 James Street
Items for Purchase
 Nov. 17 & 18th  It shouldn’t Hurt to Be a Child Hockey Tournament Location:
Nick Smith Centre
77 James Street
Advance Registration
November 24th Jingle Mingle  Cancelled
 November 25th
6 pm
 Santa Claus Parade Location:
Arnprior Legion
49 Daniel St.
FREE
 November 26
2 pm
 Film Club Showing Location:
Arnprior Public Library
21 Madawaska St
FREE
RSVP Required
 Dec. 2nd  Gift of Lights Craft & Bake Sale Location:
Kirkman House
294 John St. N.
Items for Purchase
 December 3rd
2 pm start
 Sing Noel
The Arnprior Community Choir presents their annual Sing Noel Christmas concert. Join the choir as they kickoff the holiday season with familiar carols and new Christmas songs, followed by a reception with Christmas goodies.
Location:
Glad Tidings Pentecostal Church
116 Baskin Dr.
Advance Tickets
 December 7th
10 am – 8 pm
 Sip, Shop & Celebrate Location:
Jade & Laney Boutique
14 Elgin St. W.
Items for Purchase
 December 9th
10:30 am – Noon
 Family Christmas Story Time  Location:
Arnprior Public Library
21 Madawaska St
Advance Registration
 Dec. 2nd-3rd
10 am – 4 pm
 Pet Pics with Santa

The Arnprior & District Humane Society’s Annual “Pet Pics with Santa”. Children and families are also welcome to get their picture taken with Santa. We will be offering prints as well as digital copies to easily share with family and friends via email and social media.

Location: Arnprior Library
Purchase Required
 Dec 13th

11 am start

 Seniors Christmas Party Location: St. John Chrysostom
295 Albert Street
Advance Tickets
 December 17th
3 pm start
 Dickens & Dinner

Galilee Centre presents a Fundraising Event Sunday Dec 17 with a reading of Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol .Followed by a Dickensian Inspired Dinner at 5pm Tickets available at Galilee Centre.

Location:
Galilee Centre
398 John St. N.
Advance Tickets
 December 22nd
6 pm start
 Solistic Walk or Run & Dinner

Celebrate the longest night of the year by walking or running 5km or 2.5km Dressing up in Christmas lights and your best Solstice Costume.  Departing Galilee Centre at 6pm and returning to Galilee Centre for a  Celebratory Dinner at 7pm .This Event raises funds for Galilee Centre .Donations to the Food Bank are welcome.. Entry Forms at Galilee Centre

Location:
Galilee Centre
398 John St. N.
Advance Tickets
Multiple Dates Attend the Arnprior Market Location: John Street
Items for Purchase