First Pub Night at Batawa Ski Hill
Batawa Ski Hill is kicking off the first in a series of Après Ski events with a Pub night this Friday, January 13th from 5pm – 9pm.
“We’re trying to create a different atmosphere at the hill this year,” say Communications Coordinator, Hannah Brown. “We want people to know that we’re licensed and they can enjoy a cold beer after they ski, or just come out to have a drink.”
This event will take place in the upstairs of the chalet and the Batawa Bar will feature beer from Quinte West’s WildCard Brewery. Local band Little Red Wagon will
January 11, 2017 - Hannah Brown
QW Fire Dept. Station 5 - Batawa Collects 3 Tonnes of Food!
Congratulations to Batawa's Station 5 for collecting 3 tonnes of food for Frankford Lions Christmas Share program, as well as the Stirling Food Bank and Trenton Care and Share Food Bank.
Here is an article by Erin Stewart of Metroland Media: http://www.insidebelleville.com/news-story/7027743-qw-fire-department-station-5-collects-3-tonnes-of-food/
December 20, 2016 - Hannah Brown
Batawa Ski Hill to Open Saturday
Batawa Ski Hill is set to open for another season this weekend.
“With the hard work from our snowmaking team and all the snow and cool temperature we’ve gotten from Mother Nature, we’re ready to welcome skiers and snowboarders to the hill this weekend,” says new General Manager Brian Diedenhofen. “The forecast is calling for a snowy winter and we can’t wait to get it started on Saturday.”
The Hill will be open this Saturday from 9am-9pm and Sunday from 9am-4pm. If the cold weather continues through the week, the majority of the nine runs will be
December 14, 2016 - Hannah Brown
CFB Trenton Pond Hockey Back in Batawa for 2017
CFB Trenton, in partnership with Scotiabank and Scotia Wealth Management, will be hosting the 6th Annual CFB Trenton Pond Hockey Classic on February 3 – 5, 2017.
This 4 on 4, Canadian Pond Hockey rules tournament will guarantee three games during the round robin play and feature a sudden death playoff format for the top teams. The tournament will take place on the Batawa Lions Community Rinks located in Batawa, Ontario.
This great event has raised approximately $140,000 in the five years since it began. The tournament will feature old-fashioned pond hockey, including
December 7, 2016
Fall Prevention Exercise Program in Batawa
Fall Prevention is a 12 week program, 2 hours per week, that will help you stay strong on your feet, healthy, and injury free! This program is offered for free to participants in the community and it provides a positive atmosphere promoting education, strength, balance and social connections.
Each participant will have a pre assessment to see where their mobility level is at, followed by a post assessment to show the gains and areas that still need improvement. All of the Fall Prevention programs are instructed by a regulated health care professional, trained to adapt the exercises to the
December 5, 2016 - Hannah Brown