Things are Happening in Argyle!

Despite the frigid weather and the mountains of snow, things have been happening and continue to happen around Argyle.

Argyle Community Association is very excited to announce that we have launched a new website!! Please check it out and let us know what you think. The goal is to in time make it an Argyle community hub where everyone in the community can share news, events and stories, helping connect everyone that make this community great, and make it even better. Check it out at http://www.discoverargyle.ca/ .

Looking for something to do on Family Day, February 17? Join us at Argyle Arena for a “Family Skate”, between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. Thanks to the City of London, East London Optimists and Argyle Community Association for hosting the event. Admission is free and there will be free raffle prizes.

Community Movie Nights will be happening on the second and third Friday evenings in February, March and April. Admission and movie snacks are free, doors open at 6:30 with the movie starting at 7:00. February 21 the movie “Turbo” will be shown at Bethel Church at 716 Classic Drive and on February 28 the movie “Percy Jackson- Sea of Monsters” will be shown at Royal View Church at 218 Clarke Rd. Please call 519-451-2170 extension 237 for more information.

The East London Library is very excited to announce that they are the recipients of a grant to support five family literacy events in Argyle, called "Read around the Block." These will be special community celebrations of family literacy, and the first one will launch to coincide with Investing in Children's Kids First Day on Friday March 7, from 11am-2 pm, at East London Library. This first event, with the theme of "Game On!" will feature games, activities, crafts, food, iPads to try and fun for the whole family! This event is brought to you with the support of the London Public Library, the Child and Youth Network, and Argyle Family Centre partners. Drop in anytime during the event, there is no registration required. A great way to fill your passport for Kids First Day! To learn more about Investing in Children's Kids First Day, visit http://investinginchildren.on.ca/kids-first-day/ and check out londonpubliclibrary.ca/programs for more information about this and other events happening at the Library.