Summer event program may change without notice

While we work to finalize a terrific line up of events for 2021, please remember to check the site frequently for updates.  Public health guidelines and restrictions may cause us to modify, delay or cancel events.

Virtual “Septic Social” from Algonquin Highlands

Your cottage or home

W.S.P. Canada, the service provider for the Township of Algonquin Highlands Septic Re-Inspection Program will be hosting a virtual Septic Social to outline the re-inspection process. Tune in and get your questions answered! To join the session from your computer, tablet, or smartphone, go to https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/515311005 (kindly note that you will be required to download… Read More »Virtual “Septic Social” from Algonquin Highlands

Free

Hazardous waste disposal – Maple Lake landfill – May 22

Maple Lake Landfill

When you opened the cottage, did you realize you forgot to bring the latex paint home last fall? You can dispose of it, as well as propane cylinders, used motor oil, antifreeze and a whole list of other household materials considered hazardous, at the Maple Lake Landfill on Saturday, May 22 from 1-4:30pm. More information… Read More »Hazardous waste disposal – Maple Lake landfill – May 22

75th Anniversary Event: Get to Know Your Lakes Challenge

Hawk Lakes

Inspired by the adventurous early settlers on our lakes and with a goal to teach all participants something about Little and Big Hawk Lakes, this is a family friendly event. With 20 clues/locations on the lakes, you will have 5 weeks to make your way through the clues, collecting them, solving them and logging your… Read More »75th Anniversary Event: Get to Know Your Lakes Challenge

New Date: 75th Anniversary special event – Memorial Bench & “Memory Lookout” Dedication

Big Hawk Lake Road bridge

Please join us on Big Hawk Lake as we unveil Memory Lookout, an installation to commemorate the lives lost during the Big Hawk Lake Road bridge collapse. This tragedy occurred on May 23, 1976. Commemorative plaques are also be available for custom inscriptions to memorialize our family and friends who loved the lake but are… Read More »New Date: 75th Anniversary special event – Memorial Bench & “Memory Lookout” Dedication

Floating Markets

Hawk Lakes

Featuring local artists and artisans, our Floating Markets return this year. The Floating Markets will be at four locations on Little Hawk & Big Hawk Lakes - Little Hawk Landing, Rita and Peter Dadzis’ cottage on the south shore of Big Hawk Lake, the Government House, Joan Hamilton’s cottage at Big Hawk Landing, with a… Read More »Floating Markets

Ask Us Anything Cottage Chats: History in the Halls & Hawk Lakes

Your cottage or home

Thursday March 31st at 7pm  marks the first in our new “Cottage Chats and Ask Us Anything” webinar series.  This session will focus on the history of our Halls and Hawk Lakes area.  Our panelists include Adele Espina and Carol Moffatt from the Stanhope Museum Committee and Joan Hamilton, author/editor of “Lure of the Lakes”.… Read More »Ask Us Anything Cottage Chats: History in the Halls & Hawk Lakes

Free

Ask Us Anything Cottage Chats: Native Plants and Gardens

Your cottage or home

Thursday April 28 at 7pm will be the second session in our new “Cottage Chat and Ask Us Anything” webinar series. This session will focus on the native plants and gardens specific to the Halls and Hawk Lakes area. Our panelists will include Pauline Plooard, Carolyn Langdon & Shelley Fellows from the Haliburton County Master… Read More »Ask Us Anything Cottage Chats: Native Plants and Gardens

Free

Spring “Green Up Day”

Gates of former Hawk Lake Dump

Now in our fourth year, our goal is to 'green up and clean up' the roads around the Halls & Hawk Lakes. We've added this "spring" cleanup specifically for Braeloch Road.  The HHLPOA "adopted" Braeloch Road last year so has a commitment to clean up the road twice annually. We'll meet up at the parking… Read More »Spring “Green Up Day”

Free

HHLPOA Annual General Meeting

Your cottage or home

The HHLPOA Annual General Meeting (AGM) is an opportunity to hear about the activities of the association, learn information about our lakes, meet the members of the board, renew your membership and connect with your neighbours. We will hold the AGM online again this year. Log in details for our Canadian and US members will… Read More »HHLPOA Annual General Meeting

Free