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Welcome

Welcome to the beautiful community of Shawville, located in the heart of Western Quebec, deep within history, beauty and agriculture.

Take time to visit over 50  local businesses and services  such as the bakery, the butcher, flower shops, clothing, footwear, sporting goods, hardware, automobile, variety, computer, artisans, furniture, art supplies, photography, video stores and so much more.

Relax at one of our many day spas or treat yourself to a new look at one of our salons or visit the barber shop.

History surrounds the village as it was established by Irish Settlers in 1873 as a farming community. Famous for the red brick homes, many that you can still see today, preserved with heritage and aged with grace.

Victorian Red Brick Home

Our hospital includes the following: CT Scan, emergency services, x-ray, laboratory services, cancer care, general care, surgical unit, long-term, palliative care, obstetrics  and is home to world class Doctors and Nurses.

Pontiac Community Hospital – CSSS Pontiac

Shawville has lots to offer for all of your recreational needs. Such as an indoor arena, halls, curling hall, squash, tennis courts and various other recreational facilities.  Gyms and exercise classes are also available for your personal fitness needs.

We are less than an hour drive from Ottawa, On. Come and relax in the peace and tranquility of nature, experience the beauty of surrounding lakes and rivers, or take in the spectacular fall colors.

Come and experience the year-round attractions of our community, from snowmobiling, cycling, art tours, cultural events, hockey, figure skating, curling hall, soccer, tennis, music festivals, fairs and more.

The residents, the Council, and the businesses, invite you to visit the historic village of Shawville.

In case of a disaster please contact the Canadian Red Cross at 1-877-362-2433 for emergency support Red cross

Come visit us today!

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Upcoming Events

Every Tuesday and Thursday Senior's Drop in Center (former Masonic Lodge), 1-3pm, 244 Main Street

Every Saturday from 8:30-12:30 and Wednesday from 12:00-4:00pm the Pontiac Farmers Market is open at the Shawville Fairgrounds.

August 2, 2014, from 1-4 p.m. ARAS Pontiac and the Pontiac Historical Society invite you to take a journey into the past at the Pontiac Museum, 210 Lake St., in Shawville. This is an activity for the whole family, with free admission. Experience our local history through stories, songs and live music about the trappers, early settlers and others who came before us. Come in costume, bring your lawnchair, and discover the past with us!