Clubs in Cobourg

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Because of Covid-19 restrictions, these clubs are now not meeting until further notice.  However, some are using a virtual method of connecting.

Looking for social activity?  Join a club or volunteer in an organization.

Below are clubs in Cobourg that have web sites – plus a few that don’t.  In most cases, go to the linked web site to get more information on activities and how to join.

A note on security:  Since many of the clubs below do not have secure web sites, and this page links to them,  this page is not considered secure – sorry about that.

General

Cobourg Circle Dance  – celebrate community
Cobourg Dance Club – Over 45’s Social – Couples and Singles
Cobourg and District Dog Owners Group
Cobourg Horticultural Society – Cobourg’s Garden Club
Cobourg Highland Games – looking for volunteers and supporters
Cobourg Yacht Club  – for boat owners but also has social only members.
Cobourg Language and Culture Meetup
Columbus Community Centre – Knights of Columbus – web site is usually badly out of date.
EV Society – Electric Vehicle Society Northumberland /Cobourg
Hispanic Cultural Club
Inner Wheel of Cobourg,  Helping people and extending the hand of friendship.  Contact: raby@sympatico.ca
Lions Club of Cobourg – Service Club – always looking for members
Meetup Group – Cobourg Branch – for making friends
Northumberland Hills Stitchery Guildrotary
Northumberland Learning Connection – public lectures
Probus Northumberland – Clubs for retired people (2 clubs in Cobourg) – some have openings
Rotary Club – Service Club
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 133 – always looking for members
First Speakers Toastmasters Club
University Women’s Group – Northumberland (Meets Port Hope & Cobourg)
Victoria Hall Volunteers – Women’s group – associated with the Town

Arts

Art Gallery of Northumberland – support or VolunteerAGN Logo
Choral Legacy – women’s choir
Cobourg Art Club – paints every Tuesday at the Cobourg Public Library.
Ganaraska ChordsmenA capella Barbershop harmony
Joyfull-Noise – women’s Choir – new members welcome
Northumberland Chorus – women’s a cappela 4 part harmony singers – new members welcome
Northumberland New Ventures Band – adults learn and play band instruments; new members welcome
Northumberland Orchestra and Choir – If you can sing or play an orchestral instrument – new members welcome
Northumberland Photography Club – meets monthly in Cobourg
Northumberland Players – Volunteers to help with live theatre
Northumberland Rug Hookers – New members welcome
Oriana Singers – Mixed Choir – New members welcome
Pine Ridge Art Association – meets every Monday at the Oddfellows Hall
Sounds of the Next Generation – S.O.N.G.
VOS Theatre – wants members and Volunteers to help with live theatre

Historical

Architectural Conservancy Ontario – Cobourg BranchCobourg and District Historical Society
Cobourg Historical Society –  meetings in Victoria Hall’s Citizen’s Forum, 7:30pm 4th Tuesdays of Sept-Nov and Jan-May – come to a meeting to sample or join.
Cobourg Museum Foundation – wants volunteers and members
Lakeshore Genealogical Society

Environmental

Blue Dot Northumberland – Facebook.
Council of Canadians – Northumberland – Minnie de Jong-  905-377-1713 cocnorthumberland@fastmail.com
Ecology Garden
– public garden to demonstrate good ecology practices
Willow Beach Field Naturalists – members welcome
Northumberland Land Trust  – members welcome

Charities needing volunteers

Big Brothers Big Sisters – Northumberland
CNIB (Canadian National Institute for the Blind) – Ontario East
Community Care  – Volunteer Drivers for Meals on Wheels, trips to Medical care. Also for Hospice including Ed’s House
Fare Share Food Bank
Habitat for Humanity – Poverty action group building low cost homes
Horizons of Friendship – Poverty action group focused on Central America
Northumberland Hills Hospital  – Volunteers help at the Hospital and at Thrift shop Petticoat Lane.

Sports clubs

Cobourg Badminton Club – Competitive & Recreational – Kids and Adults
Cobourg Cycling Club

Cobourg Dragon Boat and Canoe Club
Cobourg Lawn Bowling
Cobourg Legion Minor Softball
Cobourg Minor Hockey – Nighthawksnight hawks logo
Cobourg Rugby – Saxons
Cobourg Soccer Club
Cobourg Seniors Table Tennis Program – contact Krista Williams kwilliams@cobourg.ca 905-372-7371
Cobourg Tae Kwon Do – Martial Arts Training
Coverdale Tennis Club
Cycling Transitions
Ganaraska Freewheelers – Cycling
Northumberland Breakers Volleyball
Northumberland Bulldogs – special needs Hockey
Northumberland Gymnastics Centre
Northumberland Lacrosse
Northumberland Hills Cycling Club
Pine Ridge Hiking Club
Standup Paddleboard
Storm the Beach – Played on Cobourg Beachcurling
Survivor Thrivers
West Northumberland Curling – at Jack Heenan Arena in Cobourg, 206b Furnace Street

Fitness

Northumberland YMCA – web site poorly updated – better go to their Facebook page.

Churches

St. Andrews, King St West
St. Andrews, King St West

Calvary Baptist Church
Christian Reformed Church
Church on the Hill
Cobourg Alliance
Fellowship Baptist Church
Christ the Servant – Catholic
Lakeshore Pentecostal Camp
Lutheran
Salvation Army
Seventh-day Adventist
St. Andrews – Presbyterian
St Michael’s – Catholic
St. Peter’s – Anglican
Trinity – United

Advocacy Groups

Cobourg Taxpayers Association
Cobourg Outdoor Fitness Group
Preserve our Heritage Harbour
Sustainable Cobourg

If you would like your Cobourg based club or Charity listed here, please contact me and ask.