7:30 a.m., Sept. 14)
to see and do in Orléans this weekend
By Fred Sherwin
last weekend of the summer features plenty to see and
do for local residents, starting with the Treasures and
Trinkets Antique Fair and Garage Sale on the front lawn
of St. Joseph Manor.
event, which takes place on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.,
is an important fundraiser for the Alzheimers Society
of Ottawa and Renfrew County. Residents can get their
family heirloom appraised by professional appraisers for
$5 per item while shopping for deals at the garage sale.
St. Joseph Manor is located at 1510 St. Joseph Blvd.
Heart of Orléans Fall Festival dominates the community
calendar on Saturday. The event will tale place at various
locations along St. Joseph Blvd. from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
include a Kids Zone in the parking lot at Romantic Fireplaces
at the corner of St. Joseph and Jeanne d'Arc Blvd.; a
charity ball hockey tournament will take place at Connor's
Gaelic Pub; and food samples, face-painting and Ray's
Reptiles will be featured at the Garlic King.
can start off their day on Sunday by taking part in the
Terry Fox Run which begins and ends in the parking lot
at Sir Wilfrid Laurier Secondary School on Tenth Line
Road. Registration starts at 7 a.m. and participants can
run, walk or bike along the 1K, 5K and 10K routes anytime
between 7:30 a,m, and noon.
the Run you can drop by St; Joseph Manor for the Treasures
and Trinkets Antique Fair and Garage Sale and then drive
out to the Cumberland Heritage Village Museum for Dairy
Days where you will be able to shake up some butter, make
some ice cream or chill-out at the Canteen with a specialty
milk shake from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
story was made possible thanks to their generous support
of our local business
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