It’s that time of year again. With our strange weather this summer, it seems like the summer has flown by and we are surprised to see that we are only weeks away from the kids heading back to school in September. Whether you simply need to book a haircut, purchase some back to school clothes, need some supplies for art class or the class room, or a new laptop, we have everything you need in downtown Perth.
Curly Red Head
The Curly Red Head ( love the name) located at 64 Gore St. East, behind the TD Bank offers a wonderful experience for all ages.
"At The Curly Red Head our vision is to make people happy. Combining skill and knowledge with the ability to listen and care about people, we work hard to give clients exactly what they want. A look that makes them feel wonderful about themselves, all the while a service that they enjoy. Then the know-how to look after their new style at home. We offer a full range of hair services for men, women and children as well as makeup services and facial waxing!"
Back to School Promotion: Book with Emily this month for half price “Back to School services.”
Located at 43 Foster St., Balderson Kidz offers baby and children’s clothing. Adults and children’s footwear, including bogs, Keens and Crocs for men women and children. They also carry waterproof jackets and pants, UV wear and lots more.
Stop by Balderson Kidz to find the perfect outfit for your little one.
Computer Plus located at 7 Gore St. West has all of your computer needs covered with laptops, USB thumb drives, routers, phone charging cables, ink, toner etc. In preparation for sending the kids back to school they have some wonderful promotions available in August.
Back to School Promotions:
1) Save 15% off any new charge cable for your phone or tablet (Lightning or MicroUSB).
2) Buy any new computer and receive one of the following (your choice):
* A free one year subscription to Panda Pro Antivirus (good for two devices) - $39.95 value
* A free 32 GB Kingston Data Traveler USB memory stick - $26.95 value
Elite Engraving is located at 41 North St. and offers custom built dedication plaques, trophies, signage, promotional products, giftware, sportswear, corporate and leisurewear. Schools, hospitals, service clubs, municipal governments, sports organizations, corporate and individual customers, are just a few of the many people they enjoy working with.
So whether you need a trophy to commemorate an achievement or you want to create a collection of memorable items to display at your home, Elite Engraving and create something special.
The OFFICE located at 11 Wilson St. East, has been supplying Perth and area for nearly 20 years. They carry all office products for work and home offices including a wide selection of papers and printer ink. We offer Algonquin College students a 10% discount on all items with the exception of printer ink
Back to School Promotions:
Inkjoy 100rt pens - box of 12 $ 5.95
Mabel's " Write Away" labels - $ 4.95 hilroy coiled notebook 108 pages -$1.49
For a virtual tour google THE OFFICE/PERTH
Perth and district union library
Libraries are the hub of any community. It is a community space where all ages can meet to share their passion for readying, and explore other interests.
A reminder to everyone in book clubs that we'll be meeting in September. Be sure to stop by the library to pick up your books & get reading!
Book Buzz first meeting : Sept 21st 6:30pm
Readalikes first meeting : Sept 7th 1:30pm
Teen Book Club first meeting: Sept 27th 6:00pm
Read2gether (family book club) first meeting: Sept 28th 6:30pm
Don’t forget to sign up for their great newsletter: http://perthunionlibrary.us13.list-manage1.com/subscribe?u=d06176aac0a41170ee56e9be4&id=60cf271e40
Perth downtown pharmasave
Perth Downtown Pharmasave is located at
57 Foster St. and has everything you need to keep your family healthy and energized this fall. From band aids to vitamins Perth Pharmasave has you covered!
Watch for their weekly flyer for various back to school specials.
Sakura Martial Arts
Sakura Martial Arts is located at 77 Gore St. East in the historic McMillan building on Gore St. across from the Town Hall.
They offer classes for all ages and teach the skills that your little ones will need to be able to focus in a very busy classroom. The training will help build better self-esteem, and increase their motivation and physical fitness.
Teachers for grades 1-12 can also supplement their Phys Ed classes with fun and free special karate or self-defence sessions to expose their students to the positive attributes of martial arts training.
If you are interested in classes, please contact
Sakura Martial Arts
77 Gore Street East
Sensei Laurie Winter
Spring Children, located at 27 Gore St. East, has all your back to school needs! Everything from backpacks to litter-free lunch supplies, as well as brand name consignment clothing. Don't forget we also carry a large selection of baby shower and birthday gifts.
AUGUST EVENTS IN DOWNTOWN PERTH!
Live Music at O’Reilly’s Bar and Grill, Aug 2nd- Jack Surch, Aug 23rd Jamie Campbell, Joe Skuce and James Tork. http://oreillyspubperth.com/music.html
Music at Slackoni’s Parkside Bistro – The Stone Bandits – Aug 4th, 6-9 PM, Ken Workman and Blair Hogan – Aug 11th , 5-8 PM, Kichessippi Night – Aug 18th, Featuring beer samples and music by George Tuscotte - The Jimmy Tri-Tone Band - Aug 25th, 5-8 PM. https://slackonis.com/
Perth Garlic Festival – Aug 12th – 13th at the Perth Fairgrounds http://perthgarlicfestival.com/
Studio Theatre presents, “Romantic Comedy” – Opening August 17th. Oscar Movie Night is showing the movie – “Fences” – Friday Aug 11th at 7:30 p.m.
Classic Theatre Festival presents – “Candida” until Aug 13th, “I’ll Be Back Before Midnight” playing Aug 18th – Sept. 10th https://classictheatre.ca
Live Music at The Golden Arrow - Aug 19th, The Priorities @ 9 PM, Brea Lawrenson, Aug 11th & 25th, 9 – 11:30 PM, The Dugout Boys, Aug 12th, 9 – 11:30 PM, The Hoovers, Aug 18th, 9 – 11:30 PM - Danielle Hewitt, Aug 26th, 9 – 11:30 www.goldenarrowpub.com
Fiddlehead’s Bar and Grill, Open Mike Thursdays 9-12 p.m. with the Dugout Boys. http://www.fiddleheadsbarandgrill.com/
Perth Fair – Sept 1st - Sept 4th at the Perth Fairgrounds. http://perthfair.com/
Downton Abbey High Tea Event, September 17th at the Crystal Palace. Tickets available at the Crossroads Tea Room in Perth. See poster below.