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Welcome to Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan

Updated: Sep 17 14
 Created: Feb 11 14

A collage of photos - people enjoying outdoor activities like tobogganing, canoeing and more.

Some of the activities to be enjoyed in our township.  We hope you enjoy exploring it.

See more pics in the Photo Gallery

BLR Mini Gym is NOW OPEN!

Updated: Jan 03 20
 Created: Dec 04 19

The Mini Gym is now open.  Memberships must be obtained at the Municipal Office prior to visiting the gym.  

Cardio equipment includes a rowing machine, elliptical and two treadmills.  There is also a punching bag, free weights, weight bench and medicine balls.

HOURS OF OPERATION

Monday - Friday:     8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday:     CLOSED

Holidays:     CLOSED

Hours are subject to change.  Evening hours coming in 2020.

See the attached POSTER for additional information.

Updated: Aug 19 19
 Created: Feb 22 19


Seeking Volunteer Members for the BLR Recreation Committee

Updated: Nov 29 19
 Created: Sep 04 19

The Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Recreation Committee is currently seeking SIX volunteer members to help organize, plan and assist with various Township events such as the Halloween Party, Christmas Craft Sale, Hunter's Supper and Winter Carnival

The mission of the BLR Recreation Committee is to ensure that the Community Recreation Programs meet the ongoing needs of our community.  

If you are interested in providing your service for these community events, please complete the attached APPLICATION FORM and submit it to the Township Office.

For more information, you may view By-law No. 2016-07.

Volunteer Firefighters Needed

Updated: Nov 29 19
 Created: Nov 29 19

Are you interested in making a difference in your community?  Become a volunteer member of the Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Fire Department.

Our team is looking for qualified volunteers to help save lives and property in our community.  If you have the heart to serve in a way that few can, you have what we need.

As a volunteer firefighter with the Township of Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan you will participate in several areas of the fire department operations including fire suppression, fire prevention and public education and awareness.

Active duties will include fire suppression, rescue, extrication at motor vehicle accidents and performing first aid, including CPR and Automated External Defibrillation.

Each firefighter is also responsible for duties within the fire hall and related equipment including fire truck maintenance and hall/truck bay cleaning and maintenance.

There is also regularly scheduled training, specialized training and meeting nights that the firefighter is required to attend.

Applicants must be 18 years of age, in good physical condition and have a willingness to learn.

Interested candidates are requested to submit an application to the Fire Chief, Jordan Genrick, by mail or email to:  firechief@blrtownship.ca

Application packages are available at the Township Office or click here to download.

Updated: Aug 19 19
 Created: Feb 11 19


Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms are the LAW

Updated: Oct 11 19
 Created: May 12 17

Having working smoke detectors and carbon monoxide alarms not only save lives but it's the law to have them installed in your home. 

You can now purchase your alarms at the Municipal Office.  Please see attached POSTER for pricing.

Well Woman Clinic For Unattached Patients

Updated: Aug 09 19
 Created: Aug 09 19

If you do not have a primary care provider and are in need of well woman care, you can call the Madawaska Valley Family Heath Team to book an appointment to see their nurse practitioner.  

See the attached POSTER for the services that are available at the clinic as well as the contact information to book an appointment.  

Please note:  This clinic is for well woman care only and you will not be seen for additional health care related issues.

Fire Permits - Now Available Online!

Updated: Nov 25 19
 Created: Apr 26 19

Fire Permits are required between April 1st and October 31st.  No person shall have an open air fire without first obtaining a permit. Permits are not required for heating, cooking or recreational enjoyment however fires must be kept under the maximum fuel volume of 2' x 2' x 2'.

By-law # 2010-11, Establishing Requirements for Open Air Burning, see here for details.

There are two ways to obtain a fire permit:

1.  Contact or visit the Municipal Office

2.  Go online to: https://blr.burnpermits.com

If you need assistance navigating this new site, check out the Resident Training How-To video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=236&v=38guYWnxqwE&fbclid=IwAR2fr9w5bUdljJQDmZBSle9-fFBbsfsBfgamW4trqyqEIzhmGCWxJNLEocA 

Updated: Aug 19 19
 Created: Feb 11 19


Seniors Fitness and Wellness - Every Tuesday and Friday

Updated: Jan 15 20
 Created: Jul 29 19

Seniors and Adult Fitness Classes are held every Tuesday and Friday from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. with trained senior fitness instructors at the Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Community Centre.  

For more information see that attached POSTER.

The Handmade Feast - October 2019 - April 2020

Updated: Oct 11 19
 Created: Sep 16 19

Curator Anya Gansterer is working with artists Andrew Trull, Lydia Vanderstall, Eva Gallagher, Zosia Kosinski, Theresa Prince, Joyce Lorbetskie, Catherine Bloskie, Talli Chaimovitz, Tanya Lyons and Shirley Murphy to create an art installation based on "setting the table".  The artistic concept is the community coming together at a common table, each guests bringing with them their life stories and different perspectives.

The are offering various workshops between October 2019 and April 2020 including pottery, weaving, altered glassware, Kashubian embroidery, candle-making and mixed media. 

The community is invited to attend The Handmade Feast.  The meal will be inspired by favorite recipes collected from project participants.  The event will include musical entertainment and decorations created by the project participants.

Click on the attached POSTER for the descriptions, dates, times and locations.

To register, contact Anya Gansterer at 613-633-1236 or email her at anya@ov-caos.org.

FUNfitness - January 14 - March 5, 2020

Updated: Dec 20 19
 Created: Dec 20 19

Norma Woods will be offering a FUNfitness class every Tuesday and Thursday from January 14 through March 5, 2020.  

Registration:  Tuesday, January 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the BLR Community Centre, 22 Burnt Bridge Road.

For further information please click on the attached POSTER.

Questions?  Please contact Norma Woods at 613-583-7971 or normawoods7@gmail.com.

FREE Public Skating - January 24

Updated: Jan 17 20
 Created: Jan 17 20

Kauffeldt Grocery will be sponsoring FREE public skating on Friday, January 24 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. at the arena and invites everyone out for a night of fun!  

Quadeville Winter Carnival - January 24 & 25

Updated: Jan 17 20
 Created: Jan 17 20

The Quadeville Recreation and Athletic Association will be holding their annual Winter Carnival on Friday, January 24 and Saturday, January 25 in Quadeville and invite you out for a day of fun.

For a list of the events please click on the attached POSTER.

Quadeville Winter Carnival Poker Run - January 25

Updated: Jan 17 20
 Created: Jan 17 20

The Quadeville Recreation and Athletic Association invites you to their annual Poker Run on Saturday, January 25th.  

Registration from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. at the Quadeville Community Centre, 965 Addington Road, Quadeville.

For further details click on the POSTER.

FREE Public Skating - January 26

Updated: Jan 17 20
 Created: Jan 17 20

Tim Hortons will be sponsoring FREE public skating on Sunday, January 26 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at the arena.  Everyone is welcome so grab your skates and come on out.

BLR Seniors Lunch - January 28

Updated: Jan 15 20
 Created: Jan 15 20

The Township of Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan and Community Resource Centre/Seniors Active Living Centre invite the Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan seniors to a lunch and events on January 28.  

There will be live music, book lending, a guest speaker (TBA) and a catered lunch.

It will be held at the Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Community Centre from 10:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

Deadline for Registration:  RSVP to Jennifer at CRC/salc at 613-757-3108 ext. 222 by January 24th.

To view the poster, click HERE.

BLR Winter Carnival - January 29 - February 2

Updated: Jan 17 20
 Created: Jan 17 20

The Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Recreation Committee will be hosting their annual Winter Carnival from Wednesday, January 29 through February 2 at the Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Community Centre.

There is plenty of fun for the whole family including the king and queen talent show and crowning, free public skating, hockey games, kids broomball tournament and kids indoor and outdoor activities.  Grab your friends and test your knowledge on Trivia Night or grab your partner and dance the night away with the Riley New Band.  

A delicious roast beef dinner and a scrumptious buffet breakfast will have your mouth watering!

For full details outlining the dates, times and activities of the CARNIVAL, click HERE.

For details on the TRIVIA NIGHT, click HERE.

For details regarding the DANCE, click HERE.

For details regarding the DINNER and BREAKFAST, click HERE.

FREE Public Skating - January 31

Updated: Jan 17 20
 Created: Jan 17 20

Public Skating will be sponsored by Brad Marquardt and Son on Friday, January 31 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.  It is FREE for all to enjoy.  Gather your friends and your skates and head out to the arena for an afternoon of fun.

BLR Winter Carnival Trivia Night - January 31

Updated: Jan 17 20
 Created: Jan 10 20

TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE AND HAVE SOME FUN!

The Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Recreation Committee invites you to a Trivia night on Friday, January 31 from 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. at the Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Community Centre, 22 Burnt Bridge Road. 

Gather up your friends, enter a team and have some fun! They are looking for teams of up to 6 people to register for this fun community event!

Teams can contact Scott Armstrong at 613-758-9936 to register! Cost is $40/team.

To view the poster, click HERE.

BLR Roast Beef Dinner - February 1

Updated: Jan 17 20
 Created: Jan 17 20

The Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Recreation Committee invites you to come out and enjoy a delicious roast beef dinner.

DATE:  Saturday, February 1

TIME:  4:00 - 7:00 p.m. 

LOCATION:  Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Community Centre, 22 Burnt Bridge Road, Palmer Rapids

COST:  Adults:  $15.00          Kids (6-10) - $10.00          Kids (5 and under):  Free

To view the poster click HERE.

BLR Winter Carnival Dance - February 1

Updated: Jan 15 20
 Created: Jan 15 20

The Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Recreation Committee would like to invite you to the BLR Winter Carnival Dance featuring The Riley New Band!

DATE:  Saturday, February 1

TIME:  9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.

LOCATION:  Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Community Centre, 22 Burnt Bridge Road, Palmer Rapids

ADVANCE TICKETS:  $15.00 per person             AT THE DOOR:  $20.00 per person

Advance tickets available at the Municipal Office, 42 Burnt Bridge Road, Palmer Rapids or by contacting Staci Lidtkie at 613-334-2950 or Sam Jessup at 519-497-6174.

Cash Bar - Late Lunch - Non-Restricted

A portion of the proceeds will support the Palmer Rapids and Area Kids Hockey League.

To view the poster, click HERE.

BLR Buffet Breakfast - February 2

Updated: Jan 17 20
 Created: Jan 17 20

The Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Recreation Committee invites you to a scrumptious buffet breakfast.

DATE:  Sunday, February 2

TIME:  9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

LOCATION:  Brudenell, Lyndoch and Raglan Community Centre, 22 Burnt Bridge Road, Palmer Rapids

COST:  Adults:  $10.00          Kids (6-10):  $6.00          Kids (5 and under):  Free

To view the poster click HERE.

FREE Public Skating - February 2

Updated: Jan 17 20
 Created: Jan 17 20

Hannahs Foodmart will be sponsoring FREE public skating on Sunday, February 2 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at the arena. Everyone is welcome so grab your skates and come on out.

Opeongo Classic Loppet - February 2, 2020

Updated: Dec 13 19
 Created: Dec 13 19

Opeongo Hills Nordic Ski Club invite you to the Opeongo Classic Loppet on Sunday, February 2, 2020.  Tackle the hills in this classic cross-country ski event.

You Choose Your Distance:

Kids (under 10 yrs)  2.5 km

Kids/Youth (10 to 18 yrs)  5 km

Adult Social 5 km

Womens 10 km / Mens 10 km

Womens 20 km / Mens 20 km

Register online at https://zone4.ca.

See the attached POSTER for more details.

Raglan Four Seasons Park Poker Run - February 15

Updated: Jan 15 20
 Created: Jan 15 20

The Raglan Four Seasons Park invites you to the Poker Run on Saturday, February 15 starting at the Four Seasons Park at 47 Four Seasons Park Road in Hardwood Lake.

Pre-Registration is February 14th from 4:00 - 11:00 p.m. at Ralph and Judy Keller's, 228 Bruceton Road or call 613-758-2619.

Registration - February 15th from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Four Seasons Park

Cost:  $10.00 per hand

Snowmobiles and ATV's welcome!

To view the poster, click HERE.

For more information, contact:

Marlene at 613-758-2670 or Susan at 613-758-1073.

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