Bluewater District School Board

Bluewater's Peninsula Shores District page

Peninsula Shores District

115 Moore St., Wiarton, ON N0H 2T0


Beginner Driver Education

Peninsula Shores District School
2020 - 2021
Instruction provided by: Blue Water Driving Academy

Georgian Bay Community School


  • A comprehensive program approved by the Ministry of Transportation
  • Interactive classroom instruction - 20 hours
  • Behind the wheel instruction - minimum of 10 hours
  • Independent learning or homework component - minimum of 10 hours
  • Ministry of Transportation certified Instructors
  • Excellent student success rates

DID YOU KNOW..........

Upon successful completion of our program, graduates may become eligible for auto insurance discounts and can book their G2 road test 4 months earlier!!


auto insurance discounts


2020 - 2021 COURSE DATES
Peninsula Shores District School
PSDS-Room # 2012


Dates To Be Announced



Possible Online Classes!


for more information click here

ragistration foems

payment opyions


 Mail forms to:  e-mail
Bluewater District School Board
Attn: Driver Education
PO Box 190 - 351 1st Ave N
Chesley ON N0G 1L0

Registration sessions will be held in school prior to course start dates. Students should listen to announcements for dates and times. Please ensure both Student and Parent/Guardian signatures have been completed on both forms.

What happens on a Snow Day?
~ If buses are cancelled so will the in-class portion of Beginner Driver Education for that day. Students are to show up to the next scheduled class at which point their instructor will notify them when the make-up class will take place.

Community School Membership Fees (CSMF)

Recreation groups and community organizations under a volunteer leader may use facilities regularly.

For more information contact:   
        Kris Klages
        519-363-2014, Ext 2007

Wiarton Children's Chorus

For more information please contact:


Time: Tuesdays 6:00pm to 6:45 pm
Start Date: TBA
Cost: Youth CSMF $0 cost - subsidized by BWDSB and the Province of Ontario

Wiarton Children's Chorus

Indoor Walking

Looking for a safe place to walk indoors? Please sign in with the monitor when you arrive at the school. Bring indoor shoes.
Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays 7-9 pm
Dates: TBA
Cost: CSMF Adult $35 

Indoor Walking

Peninsula Shores Camera Club

Club of photography enthusiasts in the South Bruce Peninsula area - for people of all experience levels.  We have regular meetings, field trips, workshops, and guest speakers.

For more information, see the club website:  
Sandy Richardson

Time: Every 3rd Thursday (except in December) 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Start Date: TBA
Cost: Youth $10   Adult $30
CameraClub with Camera

The Phoenix Fitness Room

The Phoenix Fitness Room is available at no charge to the public as a fitness/weight room.  Equipment includes a treadmill, two elliptical machines, an exercise bike, a bow flex machine, free weights, stability balls and medicine balls.  

If you are interested in using the weight room, please contact:
         Kris Klages
         519-363-2014 ext. 2007

Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays 7:00pm to 10:00 pm
Start Date: TBA
Cost: CSMF Adult $35

Phoenix Fitness Room


Register at Town Hall, 315 George Street, Wiaton.  Contact Recreation Programmer for further information 519-534-1400 ext 132 or email

Ryusei Karate-Do is a traditional style of karate that combines the punches, kicks, strikes and blocks typical of karate as well as throws, joint locks and pressure point tactics. ~Focus on self-defense and realizing individual potential in martial arts.
Offered in partnership with South Bruce Peninsula

For more information contact:
        Karen Neerhof
        519-534-1400, ext. 132
Cost: Additional fees apply, contact Recreation Programmer for information
Instructors: Peter Zehr, 5th degree black belt, Shihan (Master Instructor) and Matt Mannerow, 5th degree black belt, Shihan (Master Instructor).  Both have travelled to Japan to train directly udner Sakamoto Sensei, head of Ryusei Karate-Do International.

What to Wear: Comfortable clothes (i.e. track pants, t-shirt), bare feet (no socks or shoes).  Speak to the instructor if you are interested in purchasing a gi (karate uniform).


We have 3 sessions a year but all our classes are pro-rated and you can join anytime

Dates: TBA

Age Categories and Times

Children (ages 6 to 12):Thursdays 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Teens and Adults: Thursdays 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Brown and Black Belt:Thursdays 7:00pm to 9:00pm

McLaren Pipes and Drums
The McLaren Pipes and Drums offers lessons in bag pipes, snare drum, bass and tenor drumming for ages 10 and up. Starting cost is $100 for the purchase of a chanter kit or drum sticks and pad. Lessons are Thursday nights at no cost.
For more information contact:

Cherie Jacob

Time:Thursdays 7:00-9:00pm
Dates: TBA
Cost: CSMF $0 (Youth 16yrs and under), Adult $35 

Adult/Youth Co-Ed Soccer

Indoor Soccer for adults & youth!
For more information contact:

Rick Stahlbaum

Time: Mondays 7:30-9:30pm
Dates: TBA
Cost: CSMF $0 (Youth 16yrs and under), Adult $35 



Wiarton Willie Groundhog Jog

5 km run/walk with prizes and snacks!
For more information:

Leigh Grigg

Time: 6am to noon
Dates: TBA
Cost: contact group for more information

If you are interested in sharing a hobby or skill or know someone who is, please contact:
Community Education at 1-800-661-7509 Ext 2007

Other Events at Peninsula Shores District School

Private Music Instructor        Private Music Instructor

Guitar, Ukulele and Vocal Lessons.

For more information please contact:
        Karen McCulloch

Time: 8:30am to 6:00pm
Start Date: TBA
Cost: $22 per lesson

White GuitarBrown Guitar

EarlyOn Programs

A variety of programs are run out of Peninsula Shores District School. Please go to:  for a full program guide.

Bruce CountyEarly On

Wiarton Concert Choir

Our Community Choir practices in the music room at PSDS every Tuesday during fall term to the first week of December and during the spring term to the last Tuesday in April.  We are an amateur choir that comprises
members of all ages including students from Grade 9-12.  This is the Choir's 50th anniversary year!
 For more information please contact:
                Dorothy Livsey

Time: Tuesdays 7:00pm to 9:00 pm
Start Date: TBA
Cost: $25/Adult non-Board fee charged to participants, CSMF $0 (Youth 16yrs and under), Adult $35

Wiarton Concert Choir

Bluewater District School Board is located on the traditional land of the Saugeen Ojibway Nation, which is represented by the communities of Saugeen First Nation and Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation.
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