What’s happening: week of Oct. 26

What’s happening events must be open to the public, of general interest, 60 words or less, and received at least two weeks prior to the event. Please include ticket prices, if any, and a phone number or website where readers can obtain more information. Email notices to info@thesarniajournal.ca

 

Thursday, Oct. 26

 

Psychosocial ergonomics

Melissa Statham will discuss ergonomic facts and fiction and how workplace job demands and time pressures can lead to physical disorders during a lunch & learn at the OHCOW Sarnia office, 171 Kendall St. in Point Edward. Free, includes lunch, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. To register, contact Anne at 519-337-4627, ext. 2322, or ATanner@ohcow.on.ca

 

Cycling

Lambton Outdoor club hosting a ride from the Pinery to Grand Bend for lunch. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Professional Engineers

Guest speaker Todd Storms, LLB, will discuss the Elliot Lake Inquiry of the Algo Mall collapse at the fall meeting of the Lambton Chapter of Professional Engineers Ontario. 6 p.m., Best Guildwood Inn, 1400 Venetian Blvd. in Point Edward. RSVP to Phil by Oct. 19 at 519-841-1221 or e-mail phil.lasek@shell.com. For more visit www.lambton.peo.on.ca

 

Protestant Reformation

Redeemer Lutheran Church has organized a showing of “Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World,” to mark the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. At the Galaxy Theatre, 1380 London Rd., at 7 p.m. Tickets, $10, available by contacting the church office at 519-337-6615.

 

Friday, Oct. 27

 

Hot Soup/Cool Jazz

Sarnia Community Foundation presents “Hot Soup/Cool Jazz”, a relaxing, casual evening of soup and jazz. Sarnia Riding Club, 980 Riding Club Ln., 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Entertainment by The Fat Catz. Cash bar. Tickets $25, available by calling 519-332-2588

 

Weight Loss Support

Join West Lambton Community Health Centre’s registered dietitian and peers in a monthly “Waist Away Support Group.” Share successes and struggles and learn to live a healthy life. 429 Exmouth St., 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 259

P.A. Day Event

Organization for Literacy in Lambton hosting a free P.A. day drop-in from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Coles, in Lambton Mall. Story time with Clifford, colouring activities. No registration needed. Gently-used book donations appreciated. For more, call Judith at 519-332-4876 or email oll3@bellnet.ca

 

Rainbow Plate

Lambton County Library and Lambton Public Health familiarizing children with healthy fruits and vegetables through the Rainbow Plate program. Registered dieticians provide healthy foods that’s been washed, cut, and grouped by colour. Free. Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 10:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-337-3291

 

Saturday, Oct. 28

 

Zombiefest

A multimedia festival of pop culture with movies, games and panel discussions from HadouCon combined with ZomieFest. Featuring a Zombie Walk at 2 p.m. Makerspace activities available as well. Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more, call 519-337-3291

Monday, Oct. 30

 

Lambton Wildlife

Local wildlife photographer Dave Bourne provides glimpse into the world of North American owls. YMCA Careers and Learning Centre, 660 Oakdale Ave.Refreshments and social gathering at 7 p.m., followed by the information at 7:30 p.m. Free, everyone welcome. For more, visit www.lambtonwildlife.com

 

Cubelets and MOSS

Snap magnetic blocks together to create robots that move, light up, and connect to tablets using Bluetooth. Mobile Makerspace equipment. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-542-2580

 

Free Movie

Sarnia Library screens “Something Wicked This Way Comes.” 124 Christina St., 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more, call 519-337-3291

 

Necomimi and Mindwave

See how headsets use brainwaves to do neat things. Mobile Makerspace equipment. Camlachie Library, 6745 Camlachie Rd., 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-899-2202

 

Halloween Jam Session

Listen to music or jam along at Corunna Legion, 350 Albert St., 2 p.m. Prizes for Best Halloween costume. Food available. All welcome, wheelchair accessible. For more, call 519-862-1240

 

Hiking

Lambton Outdoor club hosting a hike at the Lambton County Heritage Trail followed by lunch. Some steep dunes on this trail. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Women Helping Women

Third annual charity event featuring vendors, barbecue and a garage sale in support of the Women’s Interval Home. The Station Music Hall, 505 Campbell St., from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more, contact womenhelpingwomensarnia@gmail.com

 

Fall Bazaar

Point Edward Presbyterian Church holding a fall bazaar featuring baked goods, white elephant table, turkey and beef pies. 306 Michigan Ave., 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Admission $2 at door. Coffee, tea and raisin bread available. For more, call 519-344-2536

 

Fall Bazaar

St. Benedict’s CWL Fall Bazaar includes knitting, sewing, baking, deli, candy, cakes, treasures/jewellery, books, and a luncheon. 1011 Oak Ave., 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more, call Jackie at 519-383-6461

 

Music Teachers

Clinician Clayton Scott presents two workshops – “Perform with Pizzazz and Poise” and “Finding Balance” in the music studio, at the annual Western Zone Convention of the Ontario Music Teachers Association, Sarnia Branch. Sarnia Golf & Curling Club, 500 Errol Rd. For more, call 519-541-1093 or 519-383-7263

 

Fall Bazaar

St Andrew’s Fall Bazaar includes baked goods, frozen foods, jewelry, knitting, books, attic treasures, collectibles and more. Tea room for $2. 261 Christina St. N., 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Accessible building. For more, call 519-332-2662

 

Trick or Treat

A trick or treat with free Halloween ice cream and games at the 140 Christina St. Community Market, in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters. All ages, wear a costume. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more, call 519-381-3942

 

Sunday, Oct. 29

 

Cribbage

Harold & Florence Johnson Memorial mixed cribbage tournament at Corunna Legion, 350 Albert St., registration at 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m, play at 1 p.m. $10 per person, returned as prizes. All welcome, wheelchair accessible. Food available. For more, call 519-862-1240

 

Synergy 150 Concert

This 70-voice choir celebrates Canada 150 with Canadian songs from the 1800s to the present day. Camlachie United Church, 6784 Camlachie Rd., 2 p.m. Cost $15 adults, $8 students, free children under 12. For tickets, call 519-899-4720, Mary Jean at 519-786-3075 or Doug at 519-869-4727. For more, call http://www.camlachieunited.ca

 

Family Sunday

Make origami boats at the Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery’s Family Sunday. 147 Lochiel St., 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Free, suggested $5 donation. Children must be accompanied by adult. For more, call 519-336-8127

 

Catch the Beat

Lambton Concert Band presents “Catch the Beat” at the Sarnia Library Auditorium, 124 Christina St. S., 2:30 p.m. Tickets $12 adults, $6 children and students. For more, visit www.lambtonconcertband.com or call 519-337-3291

 

Roast Beef Dinner

A Community Roast Beef Dinner will be served at 5 p.m. at St. Bartholomew’s Church, 718 Cathcart Blvd. (across from Oak Acres Plaza). Cost: $15; children under 12 free. Tickets available by calling church office at 519-383-6933 or at the door.

 

Anniversary Service

Central Baptist Church holding its 144th anniversary service, with guest speaker Rev. Craig Rumble and soloist Byron Hazely. All welcome. 10 a.m., 391 London Rd. For more, call 519-344-1381

 

Monday, Oct. 30

 

Herb Society

Lambton County Herb Society presents Herbal Therapy “Make It Useful,” focused on Chaga Pumpkin Spice. Twin Lakes Terrace, 1310 Murphy Rd., 7 p.m. All welcome. For more, call 519-541-9587

 

Tuesday, Oct. 31

 

Depression Therapy

Rapids Family Health Team offering an eight-week group session that provides coping skills and strategies for adults struggling with depression. Physician referral required, contact your physician office to refer you. For more, call 519-339-8949

 

Die-Cutter Workshop

For ages 10+. Get certified to use the Makerspace Silhouette Cameo die-cutter independently. Point Edward Library, 220 Michigan Ave., 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-336-3291

 

Makerspace

Instructional workshops for ages 10 to adult available on laser cutter, sewing machine, 3D printer, silhouette die-cutter, book binder and button maker. Valid library card required. Programs for children also available. For program and workshop information visit www.lclibrary.ca email makerspace@county-lambton.on.ca or call 519-337-

3291

 

Guitar Concert

Sarnia Concert Association presents the dynamic classical guitar duo of Henderson-Kolk at the Imperial Theatre, 168 Christina St. N., 7:30 p.m. Arrangements by Mozart, Bach, Schubert, Ravel and more. Tickets $40 adults, $25 students. For more, visit www.sarniaconcertassociation.ca

 

Wednesday, Nov. 1

 

Mindfulness

A program giving a basic understanding of meditation and mindfulness techniques to improve wellness. Classes offered by Twin Bridges NPLC are free. Wednesdays until Nov. 29, 12 p.m. 12:45 p.m. 109 Crawford St., Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

 

Yoga for Adults

A mixed-level class, suitable for most, run by certified instructor. Classes are offered by Twin Bridges NPLC and are free. On Wednesdays until Nov. 29, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Lighthouse Community Church, 152 Parker St. Bring a yoga mat. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

 

Cooking Buddies

Children’s cooking classes focusing on nutritious recipes, reading a recipe, learning to measure, kitchen safety, clean up, and eating a meal together. Programs in Sarnia and Corunna. For ages 6-12. Free. Held by West Lambton Community Health Centre. For info and to register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 237

 

Thursday, Nov. 2

 

Balance & Bone Health

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free 4-week education and exercise program to improve balance and bone health. 152 Parker St., 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Pastafest

The 8th annual Rayjon Pastafest at the Dante Club, 1330 London Rd., 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Gift baskets, silent auction, jewellery and gift cards, and information about Rayjon projects. Tickets $12 adults, $10 students, $8 children 11 and under. Takeout available. For tickets, call Marlo at 226-886-0476 or Karen at 519-336-7760

 

Fall Bazaar

Landmark Village holding a Fall and Christmas Bazaar featuring many vendors. 1370 L’Heritage Dr., 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tea room $2. Proceeds to Women’s Interval Home. For more, call 519-542-6757

 

Living With Diabetes
Rapids Family Health Team offering a two-hour group session with overview of How to Live Well with Diabetes. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 9:30 a.m. Also on Nov. 20 at 1:30 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Boosting Balance

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free four-week education and exercise program to improve balance and bone health. 152 Parker St., 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Anger Management

Identify anger triggers and patterns and practice effective anger management skills. West Lambton Community Health Centre, 429 Exmouth St., 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Every Thursday until Nov. 30. To register, call 519-344-3017 ext. 237

 

Canada in WWI

Alec Moore, digital curator at the Lambton Heritage Museum, will speak about the impact of the Great War on Lambton County from the frontlines. Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Free, but canned good donations accepted for Inn of the Good Shepherd. To register, call 519-337-3291

 

Friday, Nov. 3

 

Beginning Experience

Non-profit organization Beginning Experience holding a weekend retreat for people coping with grief from loss of a relationship due to separation, divorce, or widowhood, Nov. 3-5. For more, call 519-337-1205 or visit www.sarniabeginningexperience.org

 

Stress Management

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free stress management seminar. 1150 Pontiac Dr., and 233 Cameron St., Corunna, 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Paint it Forward

Join artist Cat Cabajar to create a painting of mystical trees. Beginners welcome. Stokes Inland, 1202 Lambton Mall Rd., 6 p.m. Cost $50. Proceeds to Sarnia Jr. Sting Atom MD hockey team. To reserve a spot, email Wendy at hunthoalitis@gmail.com

 

Live music

Live music by Wild Cards and an original art exhibit and sale of works by Bill Walters, as part of the First Friday downtown cultural walkabout. At Cheeky Monkey, 130 Christina St. N., 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more, call 519-332-0978

 

Craft and Vendor Sale

Three-day Craft and Vendor Sale, 140 Christina St. S., with proceeds in support of Cat Chance. 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Friday. Also on Nov. 4 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Nov. 5 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 

Stress Management

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free stress management seminar. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Child Project

The Neema Child Project hosting a fundraiser to help send Ugandan ophans to school. Selling calendars, cards and baked good, at 100 Christina St., during First Friday’s evening cultural walkabout downtown. For more, call Judy at 519-336-3919

 

Saturday, Nov. 4

 

Bazaar

Central United Church’s Christmas in the Heart of the City Bazaar & Craft Sale showcases 50-plus local vendors. Includes hot lunch cafe with chili, hot dogs, walking tacos, and baked goods. 220 George St., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission $2. For more, call 519-344-4561

 

Hike

The Lambton Outdoor club is hosting a historical themed hike around Oil Springs. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Church Bazaar

At London Road West United Church, featuring vendors, crafters, raffle table, baking and much more shopping. Lunch available. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2092 London Line. For more, call Ken at 519-542-9483

 

Bazaar

St. Luke’s United Church Family Bazaar includes jewelry, books, tea and coffee, baking, crafts and more. 350 Indian Rd. S., 9 a.m. to 12 a.m. For more, call 519-344-1781

 

Benefit Concert

Sarnia’s Christian male chorus Sursum Corda presents an evening of music at First Christian Reformed Church, 1105 Exmouth St., 7:30 p.m. Also performing, the Chatham-Kent Christian Men’s Choir. Admission $10, proceeds to the Inn of the Good Shepherd. For more, call Bert Hoogendam at 519-312-7727

 

Food and Bake Sale

High Park United Church holding a food and bake sale at 1081 Brenchley St., 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Accepting donations of food to sell. For more, call 519-336-9251

 

Bazaar

Items for sale include baking, deli, knitting, sewing, attic treasures, “bits and pieces,” books, jewellery, and more. Free admission. Tea room $2. All Saints’ Anglican Church, 248 Vidal St. N., 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. For more, call 519-344-5167

 

Church Anniversary

Temple Baptist holding a two-day celebration to mark the church’s 80th anniversary. Free fun night Saturday, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., reservation required by calling 510-542-1427,

and anniversary celebration on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. 1410 Quinn Dr.

 

All Saint’s Bazaar

All Saints’ Anglican church bazaar features baking, deli, knitting, sewing, attic treasures, books, jewelry and more. 248 Vidal St. N., 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Free admission. Tea room for $2. For more, call 519-344-5167

 

Christmas Bazaar

Sixth annual Christmas Bazaar at King George VI School features multiple vendors including Tupperware, Scentsy, Party Lite, Avon, jewelry, and many more. 585 O’Dell Ave., 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Free admission. For more, call Martina Carr at 519-344-8741

 

Hiking

The Lambton Outdoor Club hosting an historic-themed hike around Oil Springs. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Christmas Bazaar

St. Joseph’s Christmas Bazaar includes a raffle with prizes, cake walk, bake table, crafts/sewing, tea room, attic treasures, a deli table, and more. 293 Stuart St., 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. For more, call Meghann at 519-330-8812

 

Silver Bells Bazaar

At the Strangway Centre, featuring crafts, books, local vendors, jewelry, woodworking, attic treasures, and a café open for breakfast. 260 East St. N., 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Admission free. For more, call 519-332-0656

 

Sunday, Nov. 5

 

Remembrance Dinner

The Sarnia Legion holding its annual Remembrance and Honours and Awards Dinner. 286 Front St. N. Social Hour 5 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the branch for $17. For more, call 519-328-0964

 

Ham Dinner

The women of Camlachie United Church hosting a ham and scalloped potatoes dinner with homemade pie. 6784 Camlachie Rd., 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tickets $18 adults, $5 children 6 to 10, free children under 5. Accessible building. Takeout available. For tickets, call 519-899-4720 or 519-542-7089

 

Christmas Bazaar

Dante Club hosts a Christmas bazaar and bake sale at the Main Hall, 1330 London Rd., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Includes local vendors with crafts, makeup, jewelry, gifts, bake tables with Italian sweets and lunch to eat ,or take out. For more, call 519-869-6060 or email rina.iacovella@sympatico.ca

 

Bazaar

Saint-Thomas d’Aquin Parish holding a bazaar at 895 Champlain Rd., 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For more, call Doreen at 519-542-3271

 

Monday, Nov. 6

 

Meditation

To increase self esteem, improve concentration, lower blood pressure and reduce stress. West Lambton Community Health Centre. Mondays at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays at 6 p.m. 429 Exmouth St. Free. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 237

 

Low Impact Exercise

West Lambton Community Health Centre’s low impact exercise classes. Central United Church, 220 George St., every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Also at Mooretown Sports Complex, 1166 Emily St., every Monday and Wednesday, and at Living Hope Christian Reformed Church, 1281 Exmouth St., every Monday and Thursday. 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Free. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 237

 

Tuesday, Nov. 7

 

Managing Anxiety

Twin Bridges NPLC offers a program to help change your thoughts, behaviours and overall relationship with anxiety. Free. Tuesdays until Nov. 28. 109 Crawford St., 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Register at www.tbnplc.com or call 226-776-9030

 

Low Impact Exercise

West Lambton Community Health Centre’s low impact exercise classes. St. Luke’s United Church, 350 Indian Rd., 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Also at High Park United Church, 1081 Brenchley Ave., 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Free. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 237

 

Wednesday, Nov. 8

 

Book Signing

Hockey great Doug Gilmour does a book signing of his book “Killer: My Life in Hockey” at The Book Keeper, 500 Exmouth St., 7 p.m. Must have a numbered book purchased at the store, only singing books purchased at store. Buy book online or by calling The Book Keeper at 519-337-3171

 

Bill 148 Workshop

Tourism Sarnia-Lambton partnered with the Sarnia-Lambton Business Development Corporation to offer a two-party workshop designed to help restaurants effectively understand and minimize the impact of Bill 148. 1455 Venetian Blvd., 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., or 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. For more, email bhorodyski@tourismsarnialambton.com

 

Taste & Learn

Twin Bridges NPLC presents “Taste & Learn: Healthy Holiday Appetizers.” Learn easy ways to put a healthy twist on some holiday favourites. Free. 109 Crawford St., 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

 

Thursday, Nov. 9

 

Art & Ideas Talk

Sara Karn will demonstrate the important role of music in wartime Canada. Patrons will have opportunity to view sheet music, listen to historic recordings, and enjoy period music played live by Karn. Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, 147 Lochiel St., 7 p.m. Cost is $20 plus tax. Must pre-register by calling 519-336-8127

 

Rainbow Plate

Lambton County Library and Lambton Public Health familiarizing children with healthy fruits and vegetables through the Rainbow Plate program. Registered dieticians provide healthy foods that have been washed, cut, and grouped by colour. Free. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 6:30 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-542-2580

 

Friday, Nov. 10

 

Candlelight Tribute

The Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 62, holds its 7th annual Candlelight Tribute for Remembrance Day. Candles can be purchased from the Legion for a minimum donation of $5. Bring candle to City Hall on Front St., between 7 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. At 7:30 p.m., proceed to the Cenotaph where you can place your candle. For more, call 519-336-2841

 

Live Music Cafe

Rob Rooke will be the musical guest, with Sisters of Soul hosting. Foursquare Church, 207 Talfourd St., 7:30 p.m. Donations welcome. For more, contact Fran at 1voice2sing@gmail.com

 

Quit Smoking

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free quit smoking workshop and nicotine replacement therapy program. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Souper Lunch

Prepare two nutritious soups at West Lambton Community Health Centre’s “Souper Lunch Friday.” Bring your own containers to take soup home. St. Luke’s United Church, 350 Indian Rd. S., 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. For more, call 519-344-3017 ext. 237

 

Saturday, Nov. 11

Ballroom Dance

Sarnia Ballroom Dancing Club hosts a dance at the Camlachie Community Centre, 6767 Camlachie Rd., 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Cost $30. Open to all. For more, visit sarniaballroomdancingclub.ca

 

Fall Polish Bazaar

Queen of Peace CWL holds a Fall Polish Bazaar. Selling potato and cheese pierogi, cabbage rolls, polish sauerkraut, turkey pies, home baked goods, and a craft table. Hot brunch available. Polish Hall, 173 Exmouth St., 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. For more, call Donna Longo at 519-542-4050

 

Hiking

The Lambton Outdoor club hosting a hike in Killaly Woods in London. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Literary Reading

Poet and blogger Debbie Okun Hill will launch an art-themed poetry chapbook, Drawing from Experience, with readings by Ryan Gibbs and Anne Kavanagh Beachey, followed by an open mic. All welcome. Free, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Coffee Lodge, 400 Exmouth St. For more, call 289-808-1025

 

Tuesday, Nov. 14

 

Genealogy

Historians and Journal contributors Tom Slater and Randy Evans will discuss the Battle of Vimy Ridge at a meeting of the Lambton County Branch of Ontario Genealogical Society, at the LDS Church, 1400 Murphy Rd. 7:30 p.m. Free & open to public. For more, call 519-383-0468 or email jdlk@bell.net

 

Wednesday, Nov. 15

 

Mystery Night

The Book Keeper holds a “Mystery Night” with best-selling authors Linwood Barclay and Ian Hamilton. At Sarnia Riding Club, 980 Riding Club Ln., 7 p.m. Tickets are $10. For more, call 519-337-3171

 

Diabetes Prevention

Rapids Family Health Team offering free workshop for people at high risk of developing diabetes. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 1:30 p.m. Also on Nov. 16 at 233 Cameron St., Corunna, 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Thursday, Nov. 16

 

The Fidgets

The family-friendly local comedy troupe brings its “Mousetrap” show to the Imperial Theatre, in support of the Celebration of Lights. 168 Christina St. N., Showtime 7 p.m. Tickets, $26, available by calling 519-344-7469

 

StrollerFit

A Bootcamp-style fitness program. Suitable for most levels. Bring a stroller to each session. Classes offered by Twin Bridges NPLC. Free. Lighthouse Community Church, 152 Parker St., 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Thursdays until December 7. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

 

Saturday, Nov. 18

 

Breakfast with Santa

Corunna United Church hosts a breakfast with Santa at 198 Hill St., Corunna, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. All children accompanied by adult welcome. Cost $5 for adults, $2 for children. Photos are $1. Advance tickets required. Call Sharon at 519-862- 1957

 

Hike

The Lambton Outdoor club is hosting a hike at the Springwater Conservation Area. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Turkey Dinner

Lambton Centre hosting a Fall Night Out featuring a full course turkey dinner at Camlachie United Church, 6784 Camlachie Rd., 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Cost $15 advance or $17 at door for adults, $10 children under 13, free children under 6. For more, call 519-786-5663 or email info@lambtoncentre.com

 

Christmas Bazaar

Dunlop United Church’s annual Christmas Bazaar at 757 Rosedale Ave., 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Featuring jewellery, crafts, sewing, bake sale and more. Refreshments available. Accessible building. Free admission. For more, call 519-337-3061

 

Christmas Bazaar

At St. Michael’s Church, featuring tourtieres, baking, gift baskets, quilting, sewing, crafts, books and more. 1920 Wildwood, Bright’s Grove, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Everyone welcome. For more, call 519-869-2845

 

Monday, Nov 20

 

Gentle Yoga

Twin Bridges NPLC’s free yoga class incorporates basic yoga poses and meditation to reduce stress. Lighthouse Community Church, 152 Parker St., 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays until Dec. 1. Bring your own mat. Register at www.tbnplc.com or call 226-776-9030

 

Chair Yoga

Twin Bridges NPLC’s free class is a gentle yoga sequence using chairs. Lighthouse Community Church, 152 Parker St., 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Mondays until Dec. 11. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

 

Healthy Eating

Rapids Family Health Team offering a four-week healthy eating and lifestyle change group called Healthy Eating and You. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 5:30 p.m. Also on Nov. 21 at 233 Cameron St., Corunna, 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Tuesday, Nov. 21

 

Cooking Class

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free cooking class,“Dining With Diabetes.” 1150 Pontiac Dr., 9:30 a.m. Also on Nov. 22 at 1:30 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Wednesday, Nov. 22

 

Living With Diabetes

Rapids Family Health Team offering a two-hour group session with an overview of How to Live Well with Diabetes. 233 Cameron St. Corunna, 5:30 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Healthy Futures

Rapids Family Health Team offers tips & tricks on raising healthy children. Topic: Hunger Busters & the Impact of Family Meals on Mental Health. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 6 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Thursday, Nov. 23

 

Art & Ideas Talk

Dr. Timothy Winegard, international historian, scholar and educator, who grew up in Sarnia and served with the Canadian Forces Reserves, to speak about First Nations participation in the First World War. Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, 147 Lochiel St., 7 p.m. Cost $20 plus tax. Must pre-register by calling 519-336-8127

 

Diabetes Cooking

Free class focusing on the basics of healthy eating for diabetes prevention and management. Led by registered dietitian. All skill levels welcome. West Lambton Community Health Centre, 429 Exmouth St., 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 259

 

Friday, Nov. 24

 

Weight Loss Support

Join a registered dietitian and a group of peers at the “Waist Away Support Group.” West Lambton Community Health Centre, 429 Exmouth St., 10:30 a.m. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 259

 

Saturday, Nov. 25

 

Soup and Dance

St. Thomas Catholic Parish hosting an evening of Latin dance lessons and tasty soup. At St. Thomas Aquinas Parish, 895 Champlain Rd., 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Cash bar. $20 per person. Proceeds to St. Thomas Aquinas Refugee Program and St. Joseph Shelter in Bukavu. For more, call 519-312-2025

 

Animal Homes

Join Lambton Wildlife Inc.’s Young Naturalists and Junior Conservationist clubs in building bee, bird, bat and squirrel houses. Ages 6-16. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 100 Christina St. N. Registration Required. Limited numbers. For more, contact Mike at m.kent@lambtonwildlife.com or www.lambtonwildlife.com

 

Hike

The Lambton Outdoor club is hosting a hike along the St Clair River near Port Lambton. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Crafternoon Tea

At Our Lady of Mercy Church Hall, featuring craft tables of woodworking, sewing, baking, jewelry, etc., and a $6 lunch of sandwiches, scones, jams and sweets. 390 Christina St. N., 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free admission. Proceeds to Canadian Catholic Missions. For more, call 519-332-5382

 

Winter Snow Bazaar

At St. Paul’s United Church, featuring vendors, deli, baked goods, popcorn, books and a luncheon café. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 360 Devine St., For more, call 519-337-6312

 

Bazaar

At St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, annual Candy Cane Bazaar including crafts, baking, meat pies, and a served lunch. 437 Colborne St., Corunna, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For more, call 519-862-3641

 

Crafternoon Tea

Craft tables and lunch available. Our Lady of Mercy Church Hall, 390 Christina St. N., 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Proceeds to Canadian Catholic Missions. For more, call 519-332-5382

 

Monday, Nov. 27

 

Lambton Wildlife

Biologist Erin Carroll speaks about wartybacks, heelsplitters, pigtoes, softshells, madtoms, and redhorses – some of the unique mussels, turtles and fish inhabiting the Sydenham river. YMCA Careers and Learning Centre, 660 Oakdale Ave. Refreshments and social gathering at 7 p.m., followed by the information at 7:30 p.m. Free, all welcome. For more, visit www.lambtonwildlife.com

 

Quit Smoking

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free quit smoking workshop and nicotine replacement therapy program. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 1:30 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Tuesday, Nov. 28

 

Cooking Class

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free cooking class “Dining With Diabetes.” 437 Colborne St., Corunna., 1:30 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Penny Pinching Pleasers

Learn how to cook healthy, inexpensive meals. West Lambton Community Health Centre, 429 Exmouth St., 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 277

 

Friday, Dec. 1

 

Live Music

The art rock duo Cordcalling performs from their latest vinyl record, “We are Still,” at the Cheeky Monkey, 130 Christina St. N., 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more, call 519-332-0998

 

Thursday, Dec. 7

 

Art & Ideas Talk

War artist and soldier Scott Waters to discuss his experiences as a participant in the war artist program and service with the Canadian Armed Forces. Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, 147 Lochiel St., 7 p.m. Cost $20 plus tax. Must pre-register by calling 519-336-8127