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The Peterborough and District Pathway of Fame was established in 1998 to honour local people, past and present, who have contributed their talents and abilities to arts and culture in the Peterborough area

Peterborough Pathway of Fame inductees include Serena Ryder, Sylvia Sutherland, Dan Fewings

11 honourees will be inducted at ceremony at Showplace Performance Centre this fall
As its final event of the current season, New Stages presents a staged reading of "Late Company", Jordan Tannahill's award-winning play about two families who have dinner together to seek reconciliation after one teen is driven to suicide by the bullying of another, at Peterborough's Market Hall on June 12

New Stages closes out season with compelling and provocative play about bullying

Theatre company presents staged reading of award-winning "Late Company" at Peterborough's Market Hall on June 12
Peterborough Public Health will unveil its new branding at a community open house on June 10 at its new location at 185 King Street in downtown Peterborough

Health agency now known as Peterborough Public Health

Former Peterborough County-City Health Unit will introduce new brand at community open house on June 10.
In its 125th year in Peterborough, YWCA Peterborough Haliburton is inviting survivors of violence against women, and those who know them, to speak out and share their stories at

Speak out, share your story, and end the silence around violence against women

YWCA Peterborough Haliburton launches website to collect stories from survivors and those who know them.
Have some fun for a great cause at the Activity Haven Golf Classic on June 4 at the Heron Landing Golf Club in Peterborough

Get your golf on and help support Activity Haven

Recreation centre's 4th annual golf classic fundraiser takes place on June 4.
While a portion of King Street in downtown Millbrook undergoes reconstruction, merchants remain open for business (photo courtesy of the Township of Cavan Monaghan)

Downtown Millbrook open for business during reconstruction of King Street

Initial phase of revitalization project expected to be complete at the end of May.
The main branch of the Peterborough Public Library will be located on the lower level of Peterborough Square in downtown Peterborough while renovations are made to the building on Alymer Street (photo: Peterborough Public Library)

Peterborough Public Library reopens in Peterborough Square on May 19

Library will operate at temporary location until summer 2017 while Alymer Street location undergoes renovation.
Brian Roman is performing an impromptu concert on Mother's Day at Peterborough's Market Hall to raise funds for community health care (publicity photo)

Singer Brian Roman to perform Mother’s Day fundraising show at Peterborough’s Market Hall

Portion of ticket sales will support Your Family Health Team Foundation
The Rotary Community Super Spring Clean-Up takes place at Confederation Square, Beavermead Park, Morrow Park, Kinsmen Park, Riverview Park and Zoo, Bowers Park, and Rotary Park in Ennismore

Help clean up Peterborough parks on Saturday morning

9th annual Rotary Community Super Spring Clean-Up takes place at seven locations on May 7.
Musical generations (front to back) Gordon Lightfoot, Ronnie Hawkins, Kris Kristofferson, Robin Hawkins, Ryan Weber, James McKenty, and Sam Weber (photo: Leah Hawk / Facebook)

Music legends Kris Kristofferson and Gordon Lightfoot join The Hawk at his Stoney Lake...

Local musicians join icons for a secret recording session

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