NEWS

WATERING SCHEDULE IN EFFECT

Thank you for abiding by it. To view it, click here

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HAZARDOUS HOUSEHOLD WASTE (HHW)

The HHW Transfer Centre is open and you can drop off your residential HHW free of charge, every Friday from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. Details here

2101 Adelaïde St. (access via 5th Avenue)

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BULKY ITEMS COLLECTION

The next bulky items pick-up will take place during the week of August 5th. You must call ahead. Contact Compo Recycle at 450 882-9186.

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EMERGENCY SERVICES BLOOD DONOR CLINIC

Tuesday August 6th, from 1:30 pm to 7:30 pm at the Rawdon fire station - 3999, Church St.

GIVE BLOOD. GIVE LIFE.

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LE RAWDONNOIS

In your mailbox on August 21st.

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COUNCIL MEETING

The next regular council meeting will be held on Wednesday August 21st at 7 pm - Metcalfe Centre, 3597 Metcalfe St. 

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COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES

The minutes of the regular council meeting held on June 12th are available here (click on the meeting of July 10th, 2019).

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RAWDON FLEURI CONTEST

An award evening will be held on Wednesday August 28th, 7 pm at the Metcalfe Centre. Come vote for your favorite floral layout.

ACTIVITIES

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SPLASH PAD AT NICHOL PARK

Open daily from 10 am to 8 pm, until Labor Day (after this date, it will be open on weekends only, until the last Sunday of September).

Changing cabins are available on-site. Please note that children must be accompanied by an adult. Have fun!

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BOOK SALE

Saturday August 3rd, 9:30 am to 3 pm at the library - 3643 Queen St.

Bring your own bags and come meet the folks from the Chaumière Jeunesse organization.

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LA RÉCOLTE

Saturday August 3rd and 31st, 10 am to 2 pm in the town hall parking lot.

This market is overseen by the Rawdon Commerce Chamber in collaboration with the Municipality of Rawdon. Its goal is to offer citizens, growers, harvesters and small scale processors a local venue to promote the agro-food cultural heritage of the region.

Info: Josianne Proulx - Chamber of Commerce 450 834-2282 / ccdrawdon@gmail.com

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CLASSICAL CONCERT FOLLOWED BY A PUBLIC READING, WINE AND CHEESE ($)

Friday, August 9th, 7 pm at the municipal beach, down in the pine forest (in case of rain, the activity will be held at école Marie-Anne - 4567, du Mont-Pontbriand St.) FREE SHOWS! Bring your chair!

1. CLASSICAL CONCERT

With Rosalie Lane Lépine, soprano and Hakim Boudaa, pianist. You will hear excerpts from the greatest composers of past centuries, including Mozart, Rossini, Schumann, Strauss and Poulenc.

2. HUMOROUS BILINGUAL PUBLIC READING WITH FAUX-AMIS

Faux-Amis talks about social hierarchy, cultural and linguistic conflicts, the Canadian landscape and undoubtedly of budding love.

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16TH RAWDON DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL

Saturday August 10th at the municipal beach.

Once again, this year, we are expecting about 30 teams of 20 paddlers from all over the province of Quebec.

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LINE DANCING

Last rendez-vous of the season on Sunday August 11th from 2 pm to 4 pm at the Beach Chalet - 3304 8th Avenue.   FREE!

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STORY - UN BOUQUIN ENTRE DEUX SAPINS

Saturday, August 17th, 10:30 am at Nichol Park (in case of rain, the activity will be held  at the Beach Chalet). FREE!

Come as a family and join us in the pine forest at Nichol Park, to enjoy a lively tale. Get ready to participate! Bring your lunch and your chair and enjoy the splash pad afterwards.

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SATURDAY OUTINGS - IMA

Saturday August 17th, 8 pm at Place Rawdon (in case of rain, the show will be held at the Collège Champagneur). Bring your chair! FREE!

Thanks to a repertoire that includes great classics in French, English, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese, as well as her own compositions, IMA and her musicians offer us a colorful, warm and authentic world tour.

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PRISON BREAK

August 24th at La Terre des Bisons - 6855 Parkinson Rd.

Forget about the easy way around, you will have to face 25 obstacles on an exciting course without getting caught. Well, you have 3 chances!

More details here

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OUTDOOR CINEMA

Le Parc des merveilles (v.f.), Saturday August 24th, Place Rawdon at dusk. FREE!

Bring your blankets and your chairs. Pyjamas accepted! A great family outing! (in case of rain, the activity will be cancelled)

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MEC TRAIL RACE

Sunday August 25th at Kinadapt - 1800 Laurin St.

We are expecting over 500 participants to participate in this trail race; 1 km events for children, 5 km, 10 km and 20 km. It is a very friendly event and very popular with families.

To register, click here