Monday, November 24, 2014

Candy Cane Contest Hints

Our first week of the Catch the Candy Cane contest has come and gone! For all the details of the contest, go here

Here is a summary of the hints from last week:

Hint  #3
Got garbage?

Hint  #2
We don't have to travel to Kagawong to see this fast running water.

Hint  #1
Sick as a dog... better go to the ......

Stay tuned to our facebook page for more hints! Remember there are $400 in gift certificates from local businesses up for grabs!

Thursday, November 20, 2014

December Events

We are busy in December with fun activities happening in and around the municipality.

Up till December 20th, our Candy Cane Contest is taking place.  Get out there and find those candy canes around the whole township. Hints will be posted on our fb page as well as here and at the local post office. There is $400 worth of gift certificates from local businesses up for grabs!

December 22nd is an Ornament Decorating event to kick off the start of holidays for the school kids. It will take place in the morning at the arena. Details will soon follow.

December 24th is the annual Visit with Santa at our Christmas tree with a warm bonfire and fun visiting. 

December 31st is our New Year's Eve skate for everyone to come out and have some fun and refreshments.

Mark your calendars so you don't miss out on any events!

Monday, November 10, 2014

Fun Contest with Prizes!



Between November 20th and December 20th, 2014,  20 - two foot candy canes will be hidden throughout the Township of Assiginack.

Residents of Manitoulin Island will be encouraged to find all 20 candy canes. Record all 20 locations with the number of each candy cane, and your name will be entered into a draw. Only those that have the addresses of all 20 candy canes with the number of each candy cane marked at each location, will have their names entered. Send in your entries to or drop off at the municipal office.

Hints will be given out on our facebook page (Township of Assiginack) throughout the month, ‘like’ us so you don’t miss out!

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Early Bird Hockey and Breakfast

WHEN: Mondays - November 24, December 1, December 8, 2014

WHERE: Assiginack Arena

WHAT: Youth of all ages come out and play hockey from 7:15-8 am, followed by breakfast till 8:30 am. Full equipment required.

COST: no charge, just be active!

INCENTIVE: Every time a youth comes out, they get their name entered in a draw to win 4 Sudbury Wolves Game Tickets.

If there are any concerns with not being able to get your child to arena or school, please contact Jackie White at 859-3196 to find a solution.

This program is being run in partnership with the Township of Assiginack and Noojmowin Teg Health Centre. 


Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Arena-Skating Schedule

The ice is in and the arena is open!
Check out the schedule here to see where you can come out and get a bit of exercise, enjoy a fun sport and have fun!

Adult Skate (19 years +) & Coffee Clutch   (social time)
Wednesday 4 - 5 pm

Family Skate
Friday 6:30 - 8 pm
Saturday 1 - 3 pm

$2.00 - 12 years and under
$4.00 - 13 years and older
Season Pass
$56.50 Single
$67.80 Family
Includes Christmas and March  Break skating schedule.
Ice is available for private rentals. To rent the ice, the cost is $85/hour plus HST = $96.50

Remember our local hockey players have home games starting at 1 pm on Sundays!
For more information, call Annette at the arena at 705 859-3219