July is almost over but COVID-19 still has its hold on us. Temperatures are returning to a somewhat normal range. Check the weather forecast before planning any outdoor activities and stay hydrated.

FUN THINGS TO DO

Are you looking for some fun things to do while you are staying inside to keep cool? Follow the Bonnechere Union Public Library Facebook page. You will find crafts, the summer reading club etc. You can also view their Staycation Series at https://www.facebook.com/BonnechereUPL/?ref=br_rs  The library staff are showcasing local businesses and events. Visit the library Facebook page to view the July 22, 2020 Bonnechere Caves Staycation. To learn more about the Bonnechere Caves follow the link – https://www.facebook.com/Bonnechere-Caves-192122204173771/  or join the library live on July 31 at 3:00 pm at the Eganville Farmers Market. To learn more about the Eganville Farmers Market follow the linkhttps://www.facebook.com/EganvilleFarmersMarket/ 

You can join live on August 12, 2020 at 12:00 noon at the Shaw Woods Outdoor Education Centre. To learn more about Shaw Woods Outdoor Education Centre follow the link – https://www.facebook.com/ShawWoodsOEC/

101 Things to do in the Valley http://travelourbackyard.com/101-things-to-do-in-the-valley/

THE RENFREW COUNTY AND DISTRICT HEALTH UNIT

The Renfrew County and District Health Unit continues to monitor our local lakes and provide updates on water quality and possible algae outbreaks. Click on the link for information  https://www.facebook.com/RCDHealthUnit/

For COVID – 19 testing dates and times click on the link below. https://www.facebook.com/RCDHealthUnit/photos/a.377135482767958/944191362729031/?type=3&theater

Wearing masks has now become the “norm” please be kind, remember some people are medically exempt from wearing a facemask/covering. Wash or disinfect your hands before and after putting on and removing your mask. New #RCDHU video about exemptions to the COVID -19 Directive for Masks/Face Coverings.

COVID UPDATES

For COVID – 19 Federal updates click the link below:

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection.html

For COVID – 19 Provincial updates click the link below:

https://covid-19.ontario.ca/

TOWNSHIP ROAD WORK

Township road work will soon begin on Royal Pines road. Please be careful and patient in all construction areas.

 

Thought of the day – Can we uninstall 2020 and install it again?

This version has a virus!

 

Stay safe, stay cool, stay hydrated and enjoy the outdoors.