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Ways To Give Back in 2020 (Part Four)

Ways To Give Back This Weekend: Mar. 2nd


Although there are alot of events to keep you busy Friday through Sunday, there’s always an opportunity to do something for the greater good.

Take a few minutes to Give Back This Weekend and support some local causes!

And if you’re hosting a fundraiser or charitable event, let us know!



On Saturday, teams from all over the region will brave the elements and dive into Lake Simcoe, with proceeds going to the Special Olympics. The plunge starts at Noon. You can donate to the cause (or find a team) or just come down to cheer on the divers!


International Women’s Day Rally

The Women & Children’s Shelter of Barrie hosts the International Women’s Day Rally on Sunday.

Local women’s advocate and comedian Andrea Murray will serve as MC and kick off the rally, followed by a parade through downtown.

Grilled Cheese Social Eatery will be providing free sandwiches to those participating.

It’s a family friendly event and totally free to attend.


Art Show

Artwonderfull Creative Center of Barrie is hosting its students’ art show in support of community art services, including all ages of students, the members from CMHA, Autism, Diabetes and other younger SCDSB and SMCDSB students.

Free to attend and it’s happening at the downtown branch of the Library.

The collection will be there through the month of March, in the main area.


We are always on the lookout for events and happenings in Barrie that serve the greater good. If you have a fundraiser coming up, let us know! Email [email protected] 

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