aug. 12 fOODraiSer: The Powassan Farmers’ Market holds its foodraiser day. Bring some non-perishable food items or a cash donation to support the Powassan Food Bank. The market is open 9 a.m.-1 p.m. every Saturday in the summer. live MuSiC: The 406 Wing presents Blue Screw from 7-11p.m. All are welcome at 406 First Ave. W. 705472-3119 funDraiSer: Corbeil Four Seasons Club hosts a jamboree - cancer fundraiser. Tickets $20, can be purchased at the club. Entertainment provided by The Degagne Boys and Just Jewlz. Enjoy hamburgers , hotdogs and beaver tails. The event runs from 1-7 p.m. Draw for a Napoleon 3 burner barbecue. Tickets on sale. PiCniC anD COnCerT: Ninthannual Piebird picnic and garden concert at Piebird Farm Sanctuary 113 Chapman’s Landing Rd., Nipissing. Features music by Mapstone of Australia, JSun of Barbados and Canada. Advance tickets available in person at the Piebird booth Wednesdays at the North Bay Farmer’s Market or online www.piebird.org/picnic. gates open at 4:30 p.m., music begins at 6 p.m. Tickets in advance $20, at gate $25. airPlane riDeS: Free Introductory airplane rides for kids ages 8 to 17. Event is hosted by Canadian owners and Pilots Association (Flight 23) and South River/Sundridge Flying Club from 9 a.m-11:30 p.m. Call gary at 705-386-0547 to register. WOrKShOP: E-commerce workshop at Powassan & District union Public Library 10 a.m. Learn how to set up to sell your products online. Advance signup. aug.13 BreaKfaST: Corbeil Four Seasons Club serves Sunday morning breakfast from 9 a.m.-noon Cost $6 plus tax per person. aug. 14 ChariTY YarD Sale: Legion Branch 23, 150 First Ave. W., hosts an indoor yard sale from 10 a.m.2 p.m. Come on in and look for recycled treasures. eDuCaTiOn: Raising monarchs at Powassan & District union Public Library. Free. 6:30 p.m. aug. 15 STOrY TiMe: Pre-school story time from 11-11:45 a.m. at the Sturgeon Falls branch of the West Nipissing Public Library. Fun stories and activities geared toward the 1-5 age. Registration is not required. For more information, call 705-7532620 or visit www.wnpl.ca. TeChnOlOgY Training: West Nipissing Public Library offers free technology training in the form of 45-minute, one-on-one sessions. Sessions available from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 705-753-2620 to reserve. More information at www.wnpl.ca aug. 18 Dinner: The ladies auxiliary to Legion Branch 23 serves hot chicken sandwich, mashed or fries, veggie, coffee or tea for $9.50 from 4:30-7 p.m. Meat draw at 5 p.m. Bandit entertains from 7-11 p.m. Catch the Ace tickets available from 3:30-6:30 with the draw at 7 p.m. aug. 19 naTure feSTival: The Friends of Laurier Woods, the North BayMattawa Conservation Authority, and the Nipissing Naturalists Club host the 4th annual Louise de Kiriline Lawrence Nature Festival at Laurier Woods Conservation Area from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Volunteer professionals and amateur naturalists introduce guests of all ages to a variety of healthy outdoor pursuits from bird watching, to the know-how of nature photography, yoga, and Tai-chi visitors experience the wonders of the outdoors. Free to attend. For more details contact Louise Simpson at 705-358-8428 or louise.simpson. firstname.lastname@example.org aug. 20 ChariTY Car WaSh: In support of Special olympics North Bay at the Co-operators, 326 Airport Rd., between 9 a.m.-4 p.m. aug. 21 WOrKShOP: Central Almaguin Lifelong Learning Experiences (CALLE) presents learn how to make kombucha, a delicious fermented tea filled with health benefits. The workshop is presented by Tricia Mundell at Highlander Brewing Company, South River, 6:30 p.m. Cost $10 per person. Bring a jar and leave with a pre-made scoby to start brewing at home. Pre-registration required and tickets are available at the South River Machar union Public Library and the Sundridge Strong Public Library. aug. 22 TeChnOlOgY Training: West Nipissing Public Library offers free technology training in the form of 45-minute, one-on-one sessions. Sessions available from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 705-753-2620 to reserve. More information at www.wnpl.ca aug. 25 Dinner: The ladies auxiliary to Legion Branch 23 serves fish & chips, coleslaw, bun, coffee or tea for $9.50 from 4:30-7 p.m. Meat draw at 5 p.m. Murphy’s Law entertains from 7-11 p.m. Catch the Ace tickets available from 3:30-6:30 with the draw at 7 p.m.