Once upon a time... There was a Bon Soo store in the Station Mall - it was great, offering a wide variety of merchandise and staffed entirely by Volunteers. It was a wonderful time in our history! "Our Store" required a list of things to work: space available and donated by our great friends at the Station Mall, bringing in quantities of inventory so there was a good selection of sizes, great Volunteers (who knew how to use the debit terminal) giving up a great deal of their
We are beyond excited to partner with ACCANO (African Carribean Canadian Association of Northern Ontario) to share their "Black History Month Dinner & Celebration" on February 11. Our hosts at the Machine Shop are preparing a wonderful meal as we gather to celebrate Black History in our Community - tickets are only $35, and this is a great event for the whole Family to enjoy! Please click HERE to get your tickets online.
Once again, the Great Lakes Honda Community Driven Awards are part of Bon Soo - and we could not be happier! So many people do so much to make our Community great; you know these people, they organize, they Volunteer, they help others, they build connections...all the "jobs" that need to be done! Students, individuals and groups can all be nominated - click HERE for the press release and information. Click HERE or the logo to download the nomination form. Nomination deadli
The Kiwanis Club of Lakeshore and Bon Soo have been together for a very long time. In our very early days, Bon Soo Committee Chairs were also Kiwanians - they are such a great group and do such wonderful work in so many communities. Each year, so many people start their Bon Soo weekend days with the Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast, and 2017 will be no different. Join them at the Moose Lodge on February 4 & 5. Later in the week, their classic Trivia Night returns - Thursday, Febru
Loving being on social media, primarily on Twitter and Facebook, @MrBonSoo - but I am getting more interested in my instagram all the time. Having a blog is really fun, I look forward to sharing some behind the scenes moments, and being able to discuss things. Facebook live will present some fun opportunities during the Carnival this year, make sure to connect with us! #BonSoo #54
As a new year begins we are so excited for the approaching Carnival on February 3, but we can't help to think back over our history. It all started with Mr. Henry Bullock, who was asked by the Chamber of Commerce to create something to stimulate local business and liven up our dreary winters, did he ever! Mr. Bullock was a family man, a businessman, our founder, and a bowtie enthusiast. You may have noticed I even wore a bowtie during the 2014 Carnival in Mr. Bullock's hon