Home 

Calendar of Events

December 2018
December 1stSNOW ROAD SNOWMOBILE CLUB

1106 Gemmill’s Road, Snow Road Station - 613-278-2022
WELCOMES YOU TO THEIR 5th ANNUAL
GET READY FOR CHRISTMAS EVENT
SATURDAY, 1 DECEMBER 2018 - 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

January 2019
MonthlyOld Time Talent Night (last Friday of each month)

Vic Tysick 613-259-5610 or shirleytysick@icloud.com

MonthlyAlmonte Artists & Area Association Art Exhibit

Members of the Almonte Artists & Area Association, the 4A's, will be exhibiting their art for the month of January at the MERA School House in the Dean Hall Gallery. The display will include a wide range of talented work of oils, watercolours, acrylics, quilt art and more. The nine participating artists are Greg Beamish, Karen Burton, Laurel Cook, Nancy Deschenes, Nancy Jenkins, Laurette Lafleur, Ilona Monahan, Anne Roxburgh, and Nadine Sculland.

The Association is well known for its annual event Art in The Attic in Almonte which was established more than 25 years ago. For information about each artist see www.almonteartintheattic.wordpress.com.

MERA is located at 974 Concession 9A in McDonalds Corners. The gallery is admission is free, but donations are always appreciated. For opening hours please check the website at www.meraschoolhouse.org or email meraschoolhouse@gmail.com.

Jan 5, 2019, 7-9 PMTwelfth Night Wassail Party

Date: Jan 5, 2019, 7-9 PM
Location: MERA Schoolhouse, McDonald's Corners
Contact: Helen Mogford, hmogford@gmail.com
Website: meraschoolhouse.org,
Facebook: MERA - McDonalds Corners Elphin Recreation & Arts

January 25-27Lanark Highlands Frosty Fling

Click the above poster to view the PDF version!


Contact: Bob Mingie 613-256-7881 or bob@mingie.com

February 2019
February 3rd from 2-4 pmRichard Hutton & Barb Sohn on Display at MERA
 

McDonalds Corners Elphin Recreation & Arts (MERA) is proud to have Richard Hutton & Barb Sohn for our February Art Exhibition in Dean Hall. The vernissage will be held on Sunday February 3rd from 2-4 pm. Everyone is welcome.

Please visit MERAs website at www.meraschoolhouse.org for more information and for open hours. You can also e-mail us at meraschoolhouse@gmail.com

February 24Sunday Folk Series at MERA

On Sunday, February 24th, Tripod, which is comprised of local performers Terry Tufts, Kathryn Briggs and their 16-year-old daughter, Beth, will perform covers and their own material. Together, they weave artistry, humour, wit and melody into moving and memorable performances. . The concert takes place at the MERA Schoolhouse, 974 Dalhousie Concession 9A, McDonalds Corners, and run from 2:00 - 4:30 pm. Tickets are available on-line at Ticketsplease.ca, or by telephone, 613-485-6434, and can be picked up at the door. Kids under 16 are free with a paying adult.

February 28Planet Youth Lanark County

Click here to learn more about Planet Youth.

Monthly (last Friday of each month)Old Time Talent Night- Lanark Civitan
 

Vic Tysick 613-259-5610 or shirleytysick@icloud.com

March 2019
Throughout MarchMarch Break Activities at the Lanark & District Arena

March 3Lanark Life Learners Art Show at MERA

The March Art Exhibition at MERA will feature the Lanark Life Learners. Please join us for the vernissage on Sunday March 3rd at 2 pm in Dean Hall. MERA is located at 974 Conc. 9A Dalhousie in McDonalds Corners. The exhibition will be up all month, so please stop by. Open hours can be found by visiting www.meraschoolhouse.org or emailing meraschoolhouse@gmail.com

March 17Sunday Folk Series at MERA

On Sunday, March 17th long-time folk musician, James Keelaghan, will head up the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations at the Schoolhouse. Over his long career, James has presented concerts across Canada and internationally, with upcoming concerts in the United States in February, and Denmark and Ireland in September. . The concert takes place at the MERA Schoolhouse, 974 Dalhousie Concession 9A, McDonalds Corners, and run from 2:00 - 4:30 pm. Tickets are available on-line at Ticketsplease.ca, or by telephone, 613-485-6434, and can be picked up at the door. Kids under 16 are free with a paying adult.

March 24LANARK & DISTRICT MUSEUM MUSICAL VARIETY SHOW

SUNDAY, MARCH 24, 2019
1:30PM
Lanark Civitan Hall
2144 Pine Grove Road

Featuring
The Men of the Clyde accompanied by Bev Ferlatte Memory Lane - Heather Johnston, Jack Greer, Mark Labelle, Grant McFarlane, Leo Scissons Joyce Lemke's Land 0' Lake Country Cloggers The Mansons & more

Silent Auction, Door Prizes, Refreshments

Tickets: $10.00 613-259-5288 or 613-259-2201

Join us for a great afternoon and support your local Museum

Monthly (last Friday of each month)Old Time Talent Night- Lanark Civitan
 

Vic Tysick 613-259-5610 or shirleytysick@icloud.com

April 2019
Monthly (last Friday of each month)Old Time Talent Night- Lanark Civitan
 

Vic Tysick 613-259-5610 or shirleytysick@icloud.com

April 14Sunday Folk Series at MERA

Sunday, April 14th is the celebrated and accomplished singer-songwriter, Oh Susanna. Performing since 1996, this Canadian songstress has released eight critically acclaimed albums. The concert takes place at the MERA Schoolhouse, 974 Dalhousie Concession 9A, McDonalds Corners, and run from 2:00 - 4:30 pm. Tickets are available on-line at Ticketsplease.ca, or by telephone, 613-485-6434, and can be picked up at the door. Kids under 16 are free with a paying adult.

April 18, 7:00PMCancer Dessert Night

Freda Fournier 613-267-2491 or kenfournier42@gmail.com

May 2019
Monthly (last Friday of each month)Old Time Talent Night- Lanark Civitan
 

Vic Tysick 613-259-5610 or shirleytysick@icloud.com

June 2019
Monthly (last Friday of each month)Old Time Talent Night- Lanark Civitan
 

Vic Tysick 613-259-5610 or shirleytysick@icloud.com

June 2, 2019 - September 29, 2019 (every Sunday)Artisan & Farmers' Market
 
 
June 14, 2019, 4-6 PM
 
Celebration of the MERA Award of Excellence in Fine Arts and Fine Crafts

Location: MERA Schoolhouse, McDonald's Corners
Contact: Helen Mogford, hmogford@gmail.com
Website: meraschoolhouse.org,
Facebook: MERA - McDonalds Corners Elphin Recreation & Arts

July 2019
Monthly (last Friday of each month)Old Time Talent Night- Lanark Civitan
 

Vic Tysick 613-259-5610 or shirleytysick@icloud.com

June 2, 2019 - September 29, 2019 (every Sunday)Artisan & Farmers' Market
 
 
 Lanark Village Canada Day Celebrations at the Ball Park

Featuring evening entertainment & fireworks at dusk) Freda Fournier 613-267-2491 or kenfournier42@gmail.com

August 2019
Monthly (last Friday of each month)Old Time Talent Night- Lanark Civitan
 

Vic Tysick 613-259-5610 or shirleytysick@icloud.com

June 2, 2019 - September 29, 2019 (every Sunday)Artisan & Farmers' Market
 
 
August 16, 17, 18, 2019Roots on the Clyde

Country Music Festival
www.aruma.ca

September 2019
Monthly (last Friday of each month)Old Time Talent Night- Lanark Civitan
 

Vic Tysick 613-259-5610 or shirleytysick@icloud.com

June 2, 2019 - September 29, 2019 (every Sunday)Artisan & Farmers' Market
 
 
October 2019
Monthly (last Friday of each month)Old Time Talent Night- Lanark Civitan
 

Vic Tysick 613-259-5610 or shirleytysick@icloud.com

October 13Scarlet Run - Lanark Civitan

For more information contact 613-259-2036 or ddk20@sympatico.ca

November 2019
Monthly (last Friday of each month)Old Time Talent Night- Lanark Civitan
 

Vic Tysick 613-259-5610 or shirleytysick@icloud.com

December 2019
December 7, 10:00 am – 3:00 pmChristmas Craft Sale
 

Bonnie King 613-267-6670 or bking@caleres.com

December 14Lanark Village Santa Claus Parade

Lanark Village Santa Claus Parade (Civitan organizes with Lanark Highlands the second Saturday in December at 1:00 pm from 2144 Pine Grove Road, South St to George St., up George St. to Maple Grove School) Bob Mingie 613-256-7881 or bob@mingie.com

Up