Let's Keep the Wildlife Wild
Spring is in the air and the animals can feel it too! It has been a cold and snowy winter, but warmth is on its way. The BDC wants to express our appreciation and thanks to all the residents in the village that took care over the winter months to secure their property, helping curb the growth of the local wild animal population.
To continue our efforts, we encourage all residents to practice extra vigilance in helping to control the population of raccoons, coyotes and feral cats in the area by not feeding the wildlife as the birthing season approaches. Please continue to secure your
April 3, 2017 - Hannah Brown
Batawa Pond Hockey Classic Raises $62,000
The 6th Annual CFB Trenton Pond Hockey Classic was the most successful event yet.
“I’m thrilled, everything was up this year and to raise $62,000, we had a goal of $50,000 which I honestly personally thought might have been a little lofty at the time, but to not only meet our goal of the $50,000 but then exceed it by another $12,000 is incredible,” said Jeff Moorhouse, chair of the Pond Hockey Classic.
The event has now totaled more than $200,000 since it began six years ago.
Next year the event is schedule to take place on Feb. 2–4, in Batawa. For more
March 31, 2017 - Hannah Brown
Pond Hockey Classic in Batawa This Weekend!
The 6th Annual CFB Trenton Pond Hockey Classic will take place in Batawa this weekend, February 3-5. Up to 40 teams will compete in the 4-on-4 round robin style tournament.
This charity event raises funds for Wounded Warriors Canada and The Trenton Memorial Hospital Foundation.
The sold out, fundraising dinner takes place on Friday, February 3rd, 2017, at the Batawa Community Centre. This
exciting evening will include a three course meal, live music, and celebrity guest, Eugene Melnyk, owner of the Ottawa Senators.
February 2, 2017 - Hannah Brown
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