Plastics, Metals, Glass Bottles & Jars

 

Curbside Collection: All garbage must be in clear bags with a valid bag tag on each (3 bag per week limit). Black/dark bags will not be accepted for either curbside collection or at the Portland Transfer Station.

Type of Material That Can Be Recycled

Plastics #1-7 (including but not limited to):
  • Water/pop/juice bottles
  • butter/margarine/yogurt tubs
  • plastic egg cartons
  • plastic bottles (shampoo, conditioner, body wash, ibuprofen, lotion, liquid soap, ketchup, mustard, mayonnaise, salad dressing, peanut butter, toilet bowl cleaner, laundry soap, disinfectant wipes, etc.
  • Brown, green, white flower pots – MUST BE CLEAN, absolutely no dirt in them

All recycling must be clean. Liquid and food are not recyclable. Please ensure all recycling containers are rinsed and clean.

STOP! Just because it’s plastic doesn’t mean it’s recyclable. 

Metal & Aluminum

Including but not limited to:

  • Clean aluminum food trays (pie plates, take out, etc.)
  • Clean aluminum foil (no food debris)
  • Clean metal & aluminum cans (soup, pasta, soft drink, energy drink
  • Canned meat
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Canned Pet food
  • etc.

All recycling must be clean. Liquid and food are not recyclable. Please ensure all recycling containers are rinsed and clean.

Glass Bottles & Jars

Lids must be removed. Including but not limited to:

  • pickles
  • olives
  • cheez whiz
  • salsa
  • sauces
  • jam
  • etc.

All recycling must be clean. Liquid and food are not recyclable. Please ensure all recycling containers are rinsed and clean.

 

Date : October 31, 2022

Event location : Rideau Lakes

Contact : https://www.rideaulakes.ca/

Musician’s Circle

8-Musician's circle

 

This event is running from 19 May 2022 until 22 December 2022. It is next occurring on October 27, 2022 7:00 pm.

All musicians welcome and all genres of music (country, jazz, blues, folk, easy listening, blue grass, etc.)
There is no audience, giving musicians an opportunity to network, to learn new material and to play along with others in a relaxed setting.

 

Date : October 27, 2022

Event location : ABC Hall

Contact : Dave Pollard at dpollard@kingston.net

Howl-O-Ween Dance & Fundraiser for Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind

7-Howl-O-Ween Dance & Fundraiser for Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind

 

Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind will be hosting their Howl-O-Ween Dance, on Saturday, October 29th from 7 pm until midnight at the Smiths Falls Curling Club, in Smiths Falls. The dance is a licensed 19+ event and features a costume contest with cash prizes, thanks to the support of one of the event’s sponsors, Famous Footwear.

$300 will be awarded at the event for Best Costume and an additional $200 for Most Original Costume. Tickets to the dance include mid-evening hors d’oeuvres, and the event will also feature prizes, games and a 50/50. Tickets are $20 per person and are available for purchase, cash only, at Special Greetings, 8 Russell Street East in Smiths Falls, or through the Smiths Falls Curling Club. 

Tickets are limited and will only be sold in advance. All proceeds from ticket sales will go directly to Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind to support their mission to provide greater freedom and mobility to all Canadians.

 

Date : October 29, 2022

Event location : 8 Russell St East, Smiths Falls

Contact : Those wishing to purchase tickets by credit card are asked to contact CGDB at 613-692-7777,

or events@guidedogs.ca.

Library Board Meeting

6-Library Board Meeting

Elgin Hall and via Video Conference.

The Rideau Lakes Public Library Board meets monthly, currently in person, and is open to the public. Please contact  Vicki Stevenson, CEO, for more information at vicki@rlpl.ca  and, if covid19 restrictions mean a return to video conferencing only, for a link to be able to join the video conference meeting via Zoom.

Board agendas are posted on the website ahead of the meeting and minutes are published after they have been approved at the following board meeting. To access the agenda and archived minutes visit: http://www.rlpl.ca/board.html

 

Date : October 27 from 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Event location : Rideau Lakes Public Library, 26 Halladay St, Elgin, ON K0G 1E0, Canada 

Contact : vicki@rlpl.ca

Seniors Luncheon

5-Seniors Luncheon

 

Monthly Luncheon and Entertainment. Sponsored by the South Crosby Friendahip Club.

 

Date : October 27, 2022 at 1:30 pm

Event location : Elgin Municipal Complex
47 Main St, Elgin, ON K0G 1E0

Contact : Shirley at 613-359-6312 to reserve your spot

Gentle Vinyasa Flow Yoga courses

4-Gentle Vinyasa Flow Yoga courses

 

This gentle vinyasa flow class is for anyone that has some yoga experience and wants to deepen their practice.  We will flow through poses that strengthen our bodies and minds while improving your flexibility and balance.  You can expect smoother transitions while engaging your muscles throughout the class, breathwork and meditations. This event is running from 26 September 2022 until 5 December 2022. It is next occurring on October 26, 2022 11:00 am. 

Yoga – With Alana Brankin

Gentle Vinyasa Flow

Mondays – 11:00 am to noon

September 26th to December 5th (except Thanksgiving Monday)

Cost: $100 for 10 weeks, Drop-in Fee $12/class

To register, please click here: https://abchall.ca/get-active-this-fall-at-the-abc-hall/

 

Date : October 26, 31, 2022 

Event location : Abc Hall

Website: https://abchall.ca/

Paper, Cardboard & Boxboard

3-Paper, Cardboard & Boxboard

 

Curbside Collection: All garbage must be in clear bags with a valid bag tag on each (3 bag per week limit). Black/dark bags will not be accepted for either curbside collection or at the Portland Transfer Station.

Paper, Cardboard & Boxboard
  • Newspapers
  • flyers
  • magazines & catalogues
  • telephone books
  • paper towel & toilet paper tubes
  • cardboard egg cartons
  • corrugated cardboard (flatten)
  • boxboard boxes
    • cereal
    • crackers
    • cake mixes
    • Kleenex
    • pasta
    • toothpaste
    • chocolate
    • candy boxes
  • soft covered books
  • hard covered books (covers removed)
  • envelopes & printer/copier paper.

 

Date : October 25-28, 2022

Event location : 1439 County Road 8, Delta, ON K0E 1G0

Contact : 613-928-2251 or 1-800-928-2250 

Fax: 613-928-3097 

Email: info@rideaulakes.ca

 

Learn and Story time with Rideau Lakes Library

play, learn and storytime

 

Newboro – Rideau Lakes Library Play, Learn & Story time – 2nd and 4th Monday of each month (No group in July or August) at the Newboro Public Library, 10 Brock Street, from 10-11:30am. Join us for play and learn plus a story! Sensory bins, books, arts, music and play for children 0-6years. An Early Years Family Navigator is available to discuss social and community needs with parents and caregivers too. 

 

Date : October 24, 2022 from 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Event location : Newboro Public Library
10 Brock Street
Newboro, Ontario K0G1PO Canada

Contact : Terri Howard at: thoward@crchc.on.ca

 

Chaffeys Lock DANCE OUT

 

Join us at this well-anticipate event to celebrate an extremely fun and busy season here at Chaffeys Lock.

Doors open at 7:30 with the first half hour dedicated to members of the popular music world who left us since our last Video Dance in 2019: Helen Reddy, Tom T Hall, Meatloaf, Johnny Nash, and Loretta Lynn. Video requests begin at 8pm. Add your request to the Chaffeyslocksrocks facebook page.

No tickets for this dance – donation at the door, and bring a plate of finger foods to share. Popcorn and lemonade provided. Bar for the adults.

Funds raised from music events help maintain and operate the Chaffeys Lock Community Hall, the Lockmaster’s House Museum, 2 historic cemeteries and the Marion Dunn Trail.

 

Date : October 22, 2022 at 7:30pm

Event location : 1661 Chaffey’s Lock Road, Chaffey’s Lock, ON

Contact : https://www.facebook.com/groups/5765058882/

 

Coffee Drop-in!

 

Come and enjoy a bit of social fun! Bring your latest craft project, a deck of cards, your family or just yourself. Donations appreciated. 

 

Date : Friday, October 21, 2022 from 9:30am – 11:30pm

Event location : Elgin Municipal Complex,

47 Main St, Elgin, ON
K0G 1E0

Contact : Linda Carr at 613-272-2227

 

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