Community Centre & Library closed until further notice


The Municipal Office, Trent Lakes Library Branches, Community Centres/Halls are all closed to the public until further notice. Recreation programs, Committee and Board meetings are all suspended until further notice.

Effective Wednesday, March 18th the Trent Lakes Municipal Office will be CLOSED to the public, as recommended by public health officials. Municipal business will continue as staff will remain available between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday, and can be reached by phone at 705-738-3800 or email.

More details of Municipality of Trent Lakes website.

Trent Lakes COVID-19 webpage

Contact your primary care provider or Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000 if you’re experiencing symptoms of the 2019 novel coronavirus.

Please do not visit an assessment centre unless you have been referred by a health care professional.

Do not call 911 unless it is an emergency.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Self Assessment link

KEEP Safe & Healthy and follow guidelines provided by Peterborough Public Health
Information links here.

Peterborough County 

City of Kawartha Lakes 

Buckhorn Pharmacy

Shoppers Drug Mart

Message for Cottagers

Cottagers: It’s a tough reality when a place of refuge is not the safest place to go during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Read the tips carefully! Stay safe at your primary home. Do the best you can and help our healthcare workers, your friends, your family and yourself. Lets Flatten the Curve we are all in this together !

April Birthday & Anniversary Celebrations

4 Harold Dalton 22 Terry Lambshead
5 Ric Mackey, Austin Pearce 26 Dorris MacLellan
6 Nick Cadigan, Jenna Cadigan 26 Keith Leckie
6 Nicholas Callan
7 Sarah Lakatos 30 Rick Asling
11 Dalton Smith
14 Barbara Hawkins, Jade Marie Peeters
19 Louise Jackson
19 Cynthia Longo ANNIVERSARIES
15 Julia & Aidan Sawyers
20 Terry Higgins 24 Mary & Lance Coulthard
22 Katie Herdman

If you  would like to have someone included in our monthly ‘best wishes’ , please contact Kathy Warren…657-8912 or fax 705-657-1192 or email

Peterborough Public Health

Peterborough Public Health is actively monitoring the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and collaborating with local hospitals, primary care, emergency services, the Ministry of Health, provincial and national colleagues. For more information please visit the PPH’s Novel Coronavirus page. For further information and resources about COVID-19, please visit

Upcoming Area Events in March-April

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MARCH  ( Please check if event has been Cancelled )

8       Clocks forward

14      Stories from Gidgaa Migizi (Doug Williams) Bobcaygeon Library 10:30-12pm – CANCELLED

14-15 This event has been cancelled for MARCH Weekends

Buckhorn Maplefest at McLean Berry farm 

17   St. Patrick’s Day

22     World Water Day

21-23  Buckhorn Maplefest at McLean Berry farm

28   Earth Hour 8:30pm – 9:30pm Lights OFF

28-29  Buckhorn Maplefest at McLean Berry farm


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APRIL ( Please check if event has been Cancelled )

1     April Fool’s Day

10 Good Friday

13  Easter Monday

22    Earth Day

This event has been postponed
24-26 Spring Dinner Theatre at Buckhorn Community Centre
1-3    Spring Dinner Theatre at Buckhorn Community Centre


Useful Reference Sources for the many events in our area:

Career Fair – March 5th

A Career Fair will be held on Thursday, March 5, 2020 from 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Lakefield Royal Canadian Legion.  Businesses are invited to register for the free event and have the opportunity to meet and speak with potential employees in an informal setting before the rush of the seasonal hiring summer season. To register, complete and submit the registration form or send by fax to 705-652-5191 or by email to by February 3, 2020.

Business Registration information & form on Trent Lakes website