Town News

The Gananoque and Thousand Islands Visitor Centre 2015 Marketing Opportunities

November 19, 2014 Town News

The Gananoque and Thousand Islands Visitor Centre 2015 Marketing Opportunities links your business to over 18,000 travellers annually who visit the centre.

The mandate of the Visitor Centre will continue to provide exceptional service always going above and beyond by providing customized information based on the unique needs of each visitor. We will continue to be committed to working with local and regional organizations to develop a cooperative approach to tourism.

We are happy to partner with the 1000 Islands Chamber of Commerce for the 2015 Tourism season !
When your business books an ad in the 2015 Visitor Guide you will save 10% on the first Rack Card.

For a list of Advertising Opportunities  Click to download the 2015 Advertising Form

or have a question contact Pam Staples 613 382 2149 ext 1125 or email pstaples@gananoque.ca

Gananoque Public Library LEGO Family Christmas Village Building Contest.

November 13, 2014 Town News

Calling all Families! Time to grab your LEGO stashes and show the town what kind of bricks you’re made of.
It’s time again for the Gananoque Public Library LEGO Family Christmas Village Building Contest.
If you’re a LEGO loving family who has children under the age of 16 then this contest is for you.
Just build a LEGO creation to add to the Christmas village on a base no larger than 11” x 11” and submit it to the library by Saturday, November 29th with a completed entry form. Entry forms can be collected at your school or at the library.
Then join us at our Library Christmas Party on December 13th for cookies, crafts, stories and LEGO free play when the winner is announced. It will be a fun celebration for all!

 

For more info and the Lego entry form

Christmas for Kids Toy Drive

November 6, 2014 Town News

 Each year the Christmas for Kids Toy Drive serves Gananoque, Lansdowne and surrounding area.

Last year the toy drive served 60 families and over 120 children.  A screening procedure ensures that requests are legitimate.  Referrals are made by local churches and service agencies.  As well the toy drive receives direct requests.

Only new toys are given out.  Each package also contains a book, pajamas, a toothbrush and toothpaste. Hats and mitts are included if requested.

If you would like to help, cash donations can be made at the Gananoque CIBC or mailed to  P.O.Box 118, Gananoque,  K7G 2T6.  Donations of gift certificates or new toys can be dropped off at  TD bank Toy Mountain , Gananoque  Nov. 24 to Dec.12 .

 For assistance please call 382-7057 before Dec. 12.