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Placentia Bay Age Friendly Awards Program

Awards Program Information

Waste Collection Schedule

Eastern Waste Collection Schedule

YMCA Financial Assistance Program

Learn more about the YMCA Financial Assistance Program here

YMCA Newfoundland and Labrador Placentia

Find more information here on Placentia Summer Day Camp 2017 (ages 5-12)

Dunville Water Line Replacement Project

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Placentia Bay Cultural Arts Centre

Located in the heart of Placentia, in the Town Square, is the Placentia Bay Cultural Arts Centre. This state-of-the-art multipurpose facility in one of the crown jewels of Placentia’s many cultural assets. The facility is fully equipped for cultural events and performances, including audio visual services and dressing facilities. The flexible character of the centre enables it to be easily adapted as a workshop and conference space, as well as a premier venue for receptions and catered events, exhibit and gallery space.

 

To schedule your event at the Placentia Bay Cultural Arts Centre please contact Rhonda Power Facilities Manager at 709 227 2151 ext 224, or via email rpower@placentia.ca.

Placentia Cultural Interpretation Centre

The Cultural Interpretation Centre is adjacent to the Arts Centre in the Town Square.  The Centre houses the Town's Archaeology Exhibit.  Guides are onsite during the summer to interpret artefacts uncovered during archaeological excavations of French and English forticiations in Placentia.

The Centre is also the home of the Voices of Placentia Bay Exhibit.  This exhibit is a celebration of singers, musicians and storytellers from Placentia Bay and explores how the old songs and old stories have been preserved and passed down by the tradition bearers from generation to generation.  The exhibit includes slideshows, music, videos and biographical information.  There are also interactive components where visitors can play music, tell their own story, sing their own song or even answer trivia.

Guided tours are available during the summer season,  Monday to Saturday 9-5. Tours can be arranged off season by contacting 709-227-2787 or emailing aokeefe@placentia.ca

 

 

 

 

What’s Happening

Bulk Collection

May 31, 2017
Southwest Avalon Waste Collection

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Placentia Bay Aged Friendly Fair

Jun 9, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017
Seniors and Youth Fair and Exhibition

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Twinning Ceremony with Plentzia, Spain

Jun 21, 2017
Town Square

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Placentia Multicultural Celebration

Jun 27, 2017 - Mar 27, 2017
Annual Celebration

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Annual Placentia Regatta

Jul 22, 2017
Races, concessions and entertainment

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News

Mar 29, 2017
Municipal Minute
Municipal Minute March 2017
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Feb 24, 2017
Municipal Minute
Municipal Minute February 2017
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Feb 17, 2017
Placentia Winter Carnival 2017
The Winter Carnival Committee is excited to release the 2017 Placentia Winter...
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Jan 25, 2017
Municipal Minute January 2017

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Jan 17, 2017
Municipal Minute December 2016

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Town of Placentia
P.O. Box 99
Placentia, NL A0B 2Y0

townofplacentia@placentia.ca