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Here's what's happening this weekend in Timmins

Lace up your skates, check out an art exhibit and more on this weekend
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Public skating is once again being offered at rinks across the city.

Open Studio

Saturday, Jan. 12, 1 - 4 p.m.

Timmins Museum

Digital Creator is back, and this drop-in open studio is for youth ages 14 to 19. For more information visit or email

Snapshots of My Life

Saturday, Jan. 12, 9 – 11 a.m.

C.M. Shields Centennial Library, 99 Bloor Ave., South Porcupine

A memoir-writing workshop. Each session has a different theme to help participants develop a collection of stories to share or build on. For more information, call 705-360-2623 ext. 8590.

Public Skating

Whitney Arena - Saturday, Jan. 12, 7 - 8 p.m.; Sunday, Jan. 13, 2 - 3 p.m.

Mountjoy Arena - Sunday, Jan. 13, 2 - 3 p.m.

McIntyre Arena - Sunday, Jan. 13, 5 - 6 p.m.

Admission is $4 per person.

Timmins Coin Club Meeting

Sunday, Jan. 13, 1:30 p.m.

Timmins Museum, 325 Second Ave.

It’s the club’s first meeting of 2019 and it will include a special presentation on the history of the American penny. There will also be a coin exchange of modern Canadian coins. New members are welcome. Contact

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Sunday, Jan. 13, 4:30 p.m.

McIntyre Curling Club

It’s in support of Kaitlyn Bertrand, a 13-year-old badminton player representing Timmins across Northern Ontario and provincially. The event is to raise money to help cover travel costs. Dinner will be served from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 and available here.

62nd Annual Juried Exhibit

Runs until Jan. 29

Timmins Museum, 325 Second Ave.

The Northern Ontario Art Association tradition continues this year. Submissions were received from 15 independent clubs in the region. The selected pieces will be travelling to 12 communities in the upcoming year.


Maija Hoggett

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Maija Hoggett is an experienced journalist who covers Timmins and area
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