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Summer Programs 2014

We are looking for volunteers for our kids gardening program in Perth with The Table Community Food Centre. Volunteers are needed July 7, 8, 10, 14, 15, or 17, 8:30 am - 4 pm. You can pick 1 day or all 6! Please call us (613-283-0570) if interested.

Perth Summer Program

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lanark County and The Table are partnering again this summer to provide children and youth in Perth with an exciting summer program.  Pots, Pans and Watering Cans will be delivered by staff and volunteers through a mentoring model.  Children (mentees) will be mentored at a minimum of a 4:1 ratio.  Your child will participate in gardening, fun physical activities and crafts. As well, lunch will be provided by The Table. 

The program will run on Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. This unique opportunity will be offered in two three week sessions. Session One runs from June 30th to July 17th and Session Two runs from July 28th to August 14th. The program will be offered at The Table located at 190 Gore Street East in Perth. There will be no cost to participate in the program.

Consents forms are available at The Table (http://thetablecfc.org).

If you require more information please contact us at 613-283-0570


Smiths Fall Summer Program

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lanark County and St Francis Parish will be offering a summer program for children and youth. Through positive self-esteem building activities, mental health promotion, gardening and cooking programs, sports activities, model building, arts and crafts and mentoring BBBSLC will provide an active, safe and supportive environment for children to develop and enhance a healthy life style through physical activity, fair play and fun.

The program will run on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. This unique opportunity will run from July 8, 2014 to August 21, 2014. Weather permitting the program will be offered in and around the park area at Sussex and Empress and at St. Francis Parish. If there is inclement weather activities will be held in 42C Empress Avenue or the Parish. There will be no cost to participate in the program.

Consent forms are available at our office located at 18 William Street East, Smiths Falls. We are open 8:00 to 4:00 Monday to Friday.

If you require more information please contact us at 613-283-0570

Event Dates

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