Archive for September, 2014

Request for Proposals: Catering/Kitchen Services

Friday, September 26th, 2014

Town of Parry Sound

Request for Proposals


The Town of Parry Sound is accepting proposals for the delivery of Catering/Kitchen Services at the Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts and Bobby Orr Hall of Fame, up until 4:30 pm, Thursday October 30th, 2014.

A site meeting will be held on Tuesday October 7th at 10am and Thursday October 9th at 10am at the Stockey Centre.

Seven (7) copies of the proposal must be submitted to Cheryl Ward, General Manager, Charles W. Stockey Centre, along with one electronic version:


Cheryl Ward

General Manager,

Charles W. Stockey Centre

2 Bay Street

Parry Sound, Ontario

P2A 1S3


Any proposals submitted after the above date will be returned unopened.

Faxed proposals will not be accepted.

Any or all proposals may not necessarily be accepted.

For more information or to request a copy of the Terms of Reference, please contact Cheryl Ward at 1-877-746-4466 x202, or by email.

2015 Induction Nominations

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

It’s that time of year again: Nomination submissions for the 2015 Bobby Orr Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony are due by no later than Friday October 3rd, 2014 at 4:30pm.

The list of procedures, criteria, and forms required for nomination can be found by clicking the link below:

Induction Procedures & Nomination Forms

Nomination forms are also available at the Bobby Orr Hall of Fame, located at 2 Bay Street, Parry Sound.

The mandate of the Bobby Orr Hall of Fame Selection Committee is to select worthy inductees in to The Bobby Orr Hall of Fame and acknowledge the significant contribution and exceptional achievement to athletics and sports.

The Bobby Orr Hall of Fame relies on the public to generate the nominations from which the annual inductees will be selected.  The nominees must have a direct connection to Parry Sound or the Parry Sound Area and the inductee(s) may be selected in any one of the four following categories:

  • Athlete
  • Builder
  • Team
  • Honorary

Nominees may be inducted posthumously. The Selection Committee values the qualities of outstanding character, sportsmanship and achievement in the chosen sport. Individuals may be re-nominated should they not be selected in their first year of nomination. The decision of the Selection Committee is final and is not subject to appeal.

For more information, please visit or call us at 877-746-4466.

Thank you.

Winter Hours

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

On September 1st, the Bobby Orr Hall of Fame began operating by its winter hours.


Wednesday to Saturday – 10am to 5pm

Please note that last admission to the Bobby Orr Hall of Fame is 4:30pm.


The Bobby Orr Hall of Fame will begin summer hours again on July 1st, 2015.

(This date may be subject to change)

Hall of Fame on

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Our recent Family Fun Day, on Wednesday August 27th, was a part of Parry Sound’s Beacon Star and

We want to thank everyone who came out to the event, we hope you had just as much fun as we did!

Read the post here.

BOHF & Stockey Family Day