The Politico Calendar for June 2017

June marks the official beginning of summer, but this June it also seems to mark the beginning of Canada 150 celebrations being held by numerous organizations and groups throughout the month. All that, plus the usual meetings, committees and gatherings in this month’s Politico Calendar.

June 1
Shootin’ the Breeze at Breezy Corners with Phil Allt and James Gordon – 44 Macdonell St, 8-9:30 am
Guelph Dance Continues – Various times and locations, till Sunday June 4
Summer Lectures Club – Trinity United Church, 400 Stevenson St N, 10-11:45 am
Computer and Internet Safety – Bullfrog Mall Library Branch, 380 Eramosa Rd, 11 am-12 pm
Victim Services 20th Anniversary Celebration – Guelph Youth Music Centre, 75 Cardigan St, 6-9 pm

June 2
GWSA Free Bicycle Maintenance Clinic and Trail Ride – Evergreen Seniors’ Community Centre, 683 Woolwich St, 9 am-12 pm
Canada 150 Community Barbecue – Riverside Park, 709 Woolwich St, 4:30-7:30 pm

June 3
2Rivers Clean-up – Royal City Park Gazebo, 9 am
Brunch with NDP Leadership Candidate Peter Julian – Breezy Corners, 44 Macdonell St, 11 am
Guelph Masonic Centre Open House – 21 Chapel Ln, 10 am-4 pm
Art Galaxy Open House – Main Library Branch, 100 Norfolk St, 11 am-12 pm
Creativity Picnic 2017 – Exhibition Park, Exhibition St and London Rd, 1-4 pm
Flyingbow Concert Fundraiser – Royal City Church, 50 Quebec St, 7:30-10 pm
Guelph NDP Women’s Dinner – Buon Gusto Restaurant, 69 Wyndham St N, 6 pm

June 4
Walk to Fight Arthritis, Chartwell Wellington Park Retirement Residence, 181 Janefield Ave, 10:15 am-1:45 pm
Diabetes Care Guelph at the Juvenile Diabetes Walk for the Cure – Guelph Lake Conservation Area, 7743 Conservation Rd, 8:30 am-2 pm
Downtown Guelph Exotic Car Show – Carden Street, Downtown Guelph, 12-4 pm
Guelph Legion Decoration Day Services – Marymount and Woodlawn Cemeteries, 1:30-4:30 pm

June 5
Board as Budget Committee Meeting – 500 Victoria Road North, 7 pm

June 6
Committee of Management for the Elliott – Council Chambers, City Hall, 1:30 pm
Committee of the Whole Meeting – Council Chambers, City Hall, 2 pm
Food Trucks – Three Willows Church, 577 Willow Rd, 4:30-8 pm
GWIN’s Dinner and Special Event Fundraiser Music Trivia Night! – Springfield Golf and Country Club, 2054 Gordon St, 5:30-9 pm
UGDSB Program Committee – Centre Wellington DHS, 905 Scotland Street, Fergus, 7 pm

June 7
Ride FREE on Clean Air Day with Guelph Transit – Guelph Central Station, 79 Carden St, 4:30 am-11:45 pm
Board of Health Monthly Meeting – Trillium Room, 160 Chancellors Way, 4 pm

June 8
Shootin’ the Breeze at Breezy Corners with Phil Allt and James Gordon – 44 Macdonell St, 8-9:30 am
Committee of Adjustment – City Hall, 1 Carden St, 4 pm
Taste Real, Taste Detours – Downtown Guelph, 4:30-6:30 pm

June 9
University of Guelph Alumni Weekend 2017 – University of Guelph, 50 Stone Rd E, 10 am-8 pm
Lego Sphero Car Race – Main Library Branch, 100 Norfolk St, 10:30-11:30 am
Taste deTours, To The Core Food Tour – Downtown Guelph, 11:30 am-2:30 pm
The GWSA and the Silvertones Choir Celebrate Canada 150 Concert – Evergreen Seniors’ Community Centre, 683 Woolwich St, 2-3:45 pm
Dentistry from the Heart – Westwood Dental, 530 Willow Road, Suite #2, 8 am-4 pm
Walk in the Park – Royal City Park, 5:30-9:30 pm
Guelph and District Multicultural Festival – Riverside Park, 709 Woolwich St, 5-11 pm (through June 11)

June 10
Plant a Forest – Ignatius Old-Growth Forest Project lands, Cross Creek Blvd, 10 am-1 pm
CCS Community Carnival And Silent Auction – 108 Forest St, 9:30 am-1:30 pm
Fourth Annual Teen Book Launch: Etch Anthology – Main Library Branch, 100 Norfolk St, 1-3 pm
Canada 150 Celebrated in Music by 150 Young Canadians – Guelph Youth Music Centre, 75 Cardigan St, 10 am-3 pm
Bridge to Bridge 24km Hike – Guelph Covered Bridge, 9 am-4 pm
Nature Today and Tomorrow at Guelph’s Yorklands, a Guided Exploration – Guelph Correctional Centre lands, 785 York Rd, 10 am

June 12
City Council Meeting – Council Chambers, 1 Carden St, 6:30 pm
Create an App – Westminster Square Library Branch, 100-31 Farley Dr, 4-5 pm

June 13
Special Council Meeting as Shareholder of Guelph Municipal Holdings Inc. – Council Chambers, 1 Carden St, 6:30 pm
Food Trucks – Three Willows Church, 577 Willow Rd, 4:30-8 pm
Guelph Death Cafe – Red Brick Cafe, 8 Douglas St, 7-9 pm
UGDSB Business Operations Committee – 500 Victoria Road North, 7 pm

June 14
Building Canada Lecture Series: Truth and Reconciliation Panel Discussion – Guelph Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk St, 7 pm
Environmental Advisory Committee – Council Chambers, 1 Carden St, 7 pm
Storytelling at the East Side Library – East Side Library Branch, 1 Starwood Dr, 7-8 pm
Guelph Pop Up Wedding Event – York Rd Kitchen and Chocolate Bar, 648 York Rd, 6:30-8:30 pm
UGDSB Special Education Advisory Committee – 500 Victoria Road North, 7 pm

June 15
Shootin’ the Breeze at Breezy Corners with Phil Allt and James Gordon – 44 Macdonell St, 8-9:30 am
Guelph Police Services Board Meeting – City Hall Meeting Room C, 2:30 pm

June 16
Celebrating Canada 150 in the Garden – University of Guelph, 50 Stone Rd E, 10 am-2 pm
Record Your Memories – Main Library Branch, 100 Norfolk St, 2-3 pm
HOPE in the Street – Downtown Guelph, 10 Cork St E, 4-11 pm

June 17
Garage Sale – Guelph Humane Society, 500 Wellington St W, 8 am-1 pm
Canada 150 Street Party – East Side Library Branch, 1 Starwood Dr, 10:30 am-12 pm
Take a Ride for MacKids – Reid’s Heritage Homes, 6783 Wellington Road 34, 10 am-3 pm
Vegfest Guelph Shop-Up Market – 99 Woolwich St, 11 am-4 pm
Float for Dreams – Brant Park, 119 Jennings Rd, 8 am-4 pm
Optimist Club of Guelph Annual Golf Tournament – Guelph Country Club, 133 Woodlawn Rd, 1:30-5 pm
Creative Spark in the Park Artisan Show and Sale – Royal City Park, 119 Gordon St, 10 am-5 pm

June 18
Superhero Run For KidsAbility 2017 – Exhibition Park, 81 London Rd W, 8 am-12 pm
Junk in the Trunk Fundraising Event – Trillium Place, 7377 Calfass Rd, 8 am-1 pm
2Rivers Festival: Who’s that singing under the bridge? – Eramosa River under the Victoria Rd bridge, 3 pm

June 20
Food Trucks – Three Willows Church, 577 Willow Rd, 4:30-8 pm

June 21
River Systems Advisory Committee – City Hall, 1 Carden St, 4 pm
National Aboriginal Day Film Show – Main Library Branch, 100 Norfolk St, 3-5 pm
National Aboriginal Day Celebration – Market Square, 1 Carden St

June 22
Shootin’ the Breeze at Breezy Corners with Phil Allt and James Gordon – 44 Macdonell St, 8-9:30 am
Committee of Adjustment – City Hall, 1 Carden St, 4 pm
Teen: Quiet Exam Study – Main Library Branch, 100 Norfolk St, 9 am-5 pm

June 23
Movie Night: What the Health – silence, 46 Essex St, 6-9 pm
The 85th Anniversary of The Royal Canadian Legion Br.234 Guelph – The Royal Canadian Legion Br.234, 57 Watson Pkwy S, 8-11 pm

June 24
Art on the Street – Downtown Guelph, 10 am-4 pm
Maple Leaf Tea and Bake Sale – St. James The Apostle Anglican Church, 86 Glasgow St N, 1-3 pm
Guelph Legion Open House Family Day – Guelph Legion, 57 Watson Pkwy S, 2-4 pm

June 25
Big Little Run 2017 – Guelph Lake Conservation Area, 7743 Conservation Road, 7:30 am-1 pm
Cruising With The Guelph Lions Club Car Show – Hammonds Manufacturing, 394 Edinburgh Rd N, 12-3:15 pm
SummerFest on the Green – University of Guelph, 50 Stone Rd E, 11 am-4 pm
Tour de Guelph – University of Guelph, W.F. Mitchell Athletics Centre, 168 Trent Lane, 6:30 am-4 pm

June 26
City Council Meeting – Council Chambers, 1 Carden St, 6:30 pm

June 27
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association Members’ Annual General Meeting – Evergreen Seniors’ Community Centre, 683 Woolwich St, 1-2:15 pm
Food Trucks – Three Willows Church, 577 Willow Rd, 4:30-8 pm
Board as Budget Committee Meeting – 500 Victoria Road North, 6 pm
UGDSB Meeting – 500 Victoria Road North, 7 pm

June 28
iPad Basics – Scottsdale Library Branch, 650 Scottsdale Dr, 2-3 pm
Canada’s 150th Celebration – The Elliott Community, 170 Metcalfe St, 1-4 pm

June 29
Shootin’ the Breeze at Breezy Corners with Phil Allt and James Gordon – 44 Macdonell St, 8-9:30 am

June 30
Pre Canada Day Celebration Open House and Art Tour – Guelph Lake Commons Gracious Retirment Living, 520 Victoria Rd N, 2-4 pm