What’s Happening, week of April 13

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, April 13

Lenten Organ Series

Central United Church’s six-week lenten organ series, a 30-minute, Thursday-at-noon performance, continues with David Troiano of Gross Pointe Park, Michigan. 12 p.m. 220 George St. All welcome, donation appreciated. For more, call Nancy at 519-869-2017

Car Seat Clinic

Lambton Public Health and community partners offering a free child car seat clinic. Seats must be installed prior to attending. Parents must bring car seat manual, vehicle manual and child to the clinic. Ontario Early Years Centre, 37 Morris St., 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. First come, first serve. For more, call 519-344-2062 ext. 2346


Friday, April 14

Pickerel Dinner

Includes pickerel, baked potatoes, coleslaw, baked beans, and more. St. Joseph/St. Charles Parish, Lyndoch St., Corunna. Two seats: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. or 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Tickets $10 for adults, $10 for children 10 and under. Take out available. For tickets, call Butch at 519-336-6858, Jay at 519-862-3741 or Nancy at 519-481-0337

Live Music Cafe

Mark Blayney will appear with Sisters Of Soul. Foursquare Church building, 207 Talfourd St., 7:30 pm. Includes coffee, tea, and snacks. Donations accepted. For more, email goodtimeband@hotmail.com

Easter Cantata

St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church presents John Stainer’s The Crucifixion, featuring soloists Malcolm Heaton and John Worthington, and church choir and guests directed by organist and choirmaster Foster Hill. 7:30 p.m., 261 Christina St. N. Goodwill offering. For more, call 519-332-2662

MS Self-Help Group

A group for individuals living with MS or acting as a caregiver for someone with MS. For more, call Yvonne at the Sarnia office, 420 East St., at 519-332-4015

Live Music

Canadian songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Chris Culgin and band play folk and rock at Paddy Flaherty’s, 130 Seaway Rd., 9:30 p.m. No cover. For more, call 519-336-1999


Saturday, April 15

Easter In The Park

City and Seaway Kiwanis host annual festivities in Canatara Park, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., that include crafts, inflatables, the “bunny whisperer,” train rides, farm animals and a meet-and-greet with the Easter Bunny. Egg hunt begins at 10 a.m. Participants asked to bring their own basket. For more, call 519-332-0527, ext. 3210

Live Music

Locals That Dirty Racket with Rodney James play a night of rock and roll. 9:30 p.m., Paddy Flaherty’s, 130 Seaway Rd. No cover. For more, call 519-336-1999


Monday, April 17

Open Stage

Missy Burgess and John Pilat co-host Open Stage, welcoming singers, musicians, storytellers, writers, comedians and poets to the open mic at the Lawrence House, 127 Christina St. S., 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Second and third Monday of every month. For more, call 519-337-0507


Tuesday, April 18

Aquarium Meeting

The Sarnia Aquarium Society invites members of the public to a meeting at Sarnia Christian School (parking lot off Pontiac Drive) for information and advice on aqua culture. All welcome. 1273 Exmouth St., 7:30 p.m. For more, call Jack at 519-542-8282

Scholarship Deadline

Application deadline for Ontario Association of Children’s Rehabilitation scholarship, open to high school students who have received services from Pathways Health Centre for Children. For more, visits www.oacrs.com/en/scholarshipawards

Gardening with Back Pain

Registered chiropractor teaches proper technique while gardening to avoid back pain and injury. Free, open to all. Twin Bridges NPLC, 109 Crawford St., 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

Poetry Reading

Kara Ghobhainn Smith and Sharon Berg plus local poets James Deahl, Norma West Linder, Debbie Okun Hill and Carmen Ziolkowski to read during public celebration of National Poetry Month. John’s Restaurant, 1643 London Line, 7 p.m. to 9p.m. Free admission. For more, visit okunhill.wordpress.com/2017/03/23/sarnia-lambton-poets-prepare-for-npm17-celebrations


Wednesday, April 19

Makerspace

Use the audio/visual equipment at Bright’s Grove Library, 2618 Hamilton Rd. Until May 8. For more, call 519-869-2351

Makerspace

Use the Makey Makey for robotics at Camlachie Library, 6745 Camlachie Rd. Until May 8. For more, call 519-899-2202

Makerspace

Use snap circuits and electrical crafts at Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd. Until May 8. For more, call 519-542-2580

Makerspace

Use the button maker and wacom tablets at Point Edward Library, 220 Michigan Ave. Until May 8. For more, call 519-336-3291

Income Tax Clinic

Free Community Volunteer Income Tax Clinic for persons with low income is being held at the Corunna Library, 417 Lyndoch St., 2:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. For more, visit www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/ndvdls/vlntr/clncs/menu-eng.html

Gardening Tips

Roland Papineau speaks to the Sarnia Horticultural Society on “30 gardening tips in 30 minutes.” Tips on planting, pruning, composting, watering, fertilization, winter protection, insects, and more. Degroot’s Nursery, 1840 London Line, 7 p.m. For more, email mrawson1@cogeco.ca

Film Day

Sarnia Library Theatre showing three films as part of Reel Canada’s National Canadian Film Day 150 – a Canada 150 Signature Project. Mighty Jerome at 10:30 a.m., Calendar at 12:30 p.m., Manufactured Landscapes at 2:30 p.m. 124 Christina St. S. For more, call 519-337-3291

Meatloaf Dinner

Meatloaf dinner at Canon Davis Memorial Church, 380 Russell St. 5 p.m. Tickets, $15, available by calling 519-344-9531


Thursday, April 20

Book Roundup

Organization for Literacy collecting gently used books for adults and children. No encyclopedias, textbooks, atlases or religious books. Donations can be brought to Lochiel Kiwanis Community Centre, 180 College Ave. N. For more, call 519-332-4876


Friday, April 21

Car Seat Clinic

Lambton Public Health and community partners holding a free child car seat clinic. Seats must be installed prior to attending. Parents must bring car seat manual, vehicle manual and child to the clinic. Lambton Public Health, 160 Exmouth St., 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Must register by calling 519-344-2062, ext. 2111

Spring Quarter Auction

Central United Church’s Spring Fling Quarter Auction includes vendors Pampered Chef, OBI Perogies, Origami Owl, Epicure, PartyLite, etc. 220 George St., doors open 6 p.m., auction 7 p.m. Admission $5. For tickets call 519-344-4561

Live Music

The energetic Marwills take the stage at Paddy Flaherty’s. 9:30 p.m., 130 Seaway Rd. No cover. For more, call 519-336-1999

Sisters of Soul

Sue Webber, Fran Schweitzer, Cathy Landeryou, Cheryl MacFarlane and George Webber play gospel, Motown and blues. Lawrence House Centre for the Arts, 127 Christina St. S., 9 p.m. Tickets $10. For more, call 519-337-0507


Saturday, April 22

Film Festival

The Sarnia Justice Film Festival presents Bugs, a film about insects and their potential as a new superfood to feed the world. Sarnia Library Theatre, 7 p.m., followed by post-film discussion. Admission free, donations accepted. For more, visit www.Facebook.com/SarniaJusticeFilmFestival

Paint Nite

At Paint Nite, an artist gives step-by-step instructions to create a painting. 19+ event, cash bar and menu available. Station Music Hall, 505 Campbell St. Mingle 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., event 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tickets $45, portion of sales going to Boys & Girls Club. Register at www.paintnite.com/events/_1166242

Aquarium Society Auction

The Spring Auction of the Sarnia Aquarium Society will be held at Sarnia Christian School, 1273 Exmouth St. Doors open at 9:30 a.m., auction at 11 a.m. Enter via gym entrance off Exmouth. Auction includes thousands of fish, aquariums, live plants, tank supplies, literature, and more. For more, call Jack at 519-542-8282 or Wayne at 519-674-3192

Spring Flea Market

Includes crafts, garage sale items, clothes, woodworking, local vendors, jewelry and more. Strangway Centre, 260 East St. N., 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free admission. For more, call 519-332-0656

Soup and Dance

Catholic Latin community 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. Also on June 17, Sept. 23 and Nov. 25. Cash bar. $20 per person. Proceeds to St. Thomas Aquinas Refugee Program and St. Joseph Shelter in Bukavu. For more, call 519-312-2025

Record Store Day

Celebrate music and the people who create it and sell it at 10th annual International Record Store Day. Cheeky Monkey, 130 Christina St. N., 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Includes draws, giveaways and live music by Blackmore & Blackmore. For more, call 519-332-0978

Love Legacy

Love Legacy fundraiser to raise funds for L’Ecole D’Union, a school in the impoverished town of Calvaire, Haiti. Dante Club, 1330 London Rd., 8 p.m. Includes entertainment, dancing, games, prizes, silent auction, food and drinks. Cost $10 advance, $15 at door. For tickets, call/text 519-328-4859 or 519-339-9985, or buy at Sharky’s, Dante Club or DeShane Chiropractic.

Electronic Recycling

École secondaire Franco-Jeunesse collecting used electronics (computers, telephones, TVs, etc.) at 1103 Michigan Ave., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Also on April 23. If you can’t drop off, arrange for pick up by calling 519-542-5970 or 519-857-4932 or email francojeunesse@csviamonde.ca

Basement Sale

At St. Luke’s United Church, including household items, books, linens, odds and ends. No clothing. Hot dogs and coffee available., 350 Indian Rd. S., 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. For more, call 519-344-1781

Daffodil Dip

Join the fight against cancer with a first dip in the lake. 980 Riding Club Lane, registration at 10 a.m., dip at 11 a.m., food and entertainment until 2 p.m. Participants encouraged to raise $100. No age limit. Registration fee pre-event $40, $60 on event day, $120 for family of 4 pre-event, $200 event day. For more, call 519-332-0042

Live Music

Alternative country band Sunparlour Players take the stage at Paddy Flaherty’s, with songwriter Andrew Penner on vocals, guitar, banjo, percussion and more, and Michael Rosenthal on drums, glockenspiel, banjo, keyboards and bass. 130 Seaway Rd., 10 p.m. No Cover. For more, call 519-336-1999

Smart Serve Training

Offered by Lambton Public Health. Must be 18 or turning 18 in 2017. ID required., 160 Exmouth St., 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Also on Wednesday, April 26, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Cost $25. Must pre-register by calling 519-383-8331 ext. 3526 or ext. 3537, or 1-800-667-1839 or visit www.lambtonhealth.on.ca

Fishing Derby

Bluewater Anglers’ Club spring derby for both shore and boat anglers. Cost $10 for non-members. Tickets available at the Outdoorsmen and Bucks Bait until 5:30, April 21. For rules and prizes, visit www.bluewateranglers.com


Sunday, April 23

Breakfast and Meat Raffle

Pancakes, sausage, bacon, ham, eggs, and more. St. Joseph’s Parish on Lyndoch Street, Corunna, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost $8 adults, $4 children 6 to 12, free under 6. Take out orders available after 8:30 a.m. For more, call 519-862-1213, ext. 28

Family Sunday

Help local wildlife and add artistic flare to your family’s trees by making an abstract Cheerio bird feeder at Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery’s Family Sunday. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 147 Lochiel St., 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Free, suggested donation of $5 per family. For more, call 519-336-8127

Jazz Classics

Riverview Jazz Trio returns to the Lawrence House to perform acoustic instrumental jazz including swing, bebop, blues and soul. 127 Christina St. S., 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets $10. For more, call 519-337-0507

Youth Challenge

Sarnia Gives hosts the Change The World: Ontario Youth Volunteer Challenge. The challenge runs till June 3 and is is an opportunity for students age 14 to 18 years to gain volunteer hours at events in Sarnia-Lambton. For more visit www.ctwsarnia.com or email info@sarniagives.com


Monday, April 24

Music Festival

The 88th Lambton County Music Festival runs April 24 to May 4 featuring solos, ensembles, choirs and bands. Performances held at a variety of venues from Sarnia Library to schools and churches. Admission free, donations accepted. Event listings in a program available for $3 at van Goozen Music, 115 South Mitton St.


Tuesday, April 25

Handweavers Guild

Learn about the ancient art of loom weaving and yarn spinning with the Sarnia Handweavers and Spinners Guild. St. Luke’s United Church, 350 Indian Rd. S., 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. All welcome, bring your own lunch. For more, call Dorothy after 6 p.m. at 519-336-3737 or email dcarr6@cogeco.ca


Wednesday, April 26

Income Tax Clinic

Free Community Volunteer Income Tax Clinic for persons with low income is being held at the Corunna Library, 417 Lyndoch St., 2:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. For more, visit www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/ndvdls/vlntr/clncs/menu-eng.html


Thursday, April 27

Mental Health Luncheon

Guest speakers from Rebound and Goodwill Industries will share insights at a mental health luncheon organized by Safe Communities Sarnia-Lambton. 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. At Royal Canadian Legion, 286 Front St. N. Silent auction. Tickets, $20, including lunch, available at Goodwill, Rebound and www.Eventbrite.ca For more, call Dante at 519-312-3865

Artist Talk

Mary Abma speaks about the Ash Tree Memorial Project and how she translated her passion for the dead trees into a community collaborative performance art piece. Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, 147 Lochiel St., 7 p.m. Free, give what you can. To register, call 519-336-8127, ext. 3226 or visit website.


Friday, April 28

Beginning Experience

Beginning Experience organization holding a weekend retreat for people coping with grief from loss of relationship due to separation, divorce, or widowhood. April 28-30. For more, call 519-331-8859 or visit www.sarniabeginningexperience.org

Gallery PD Day

Spend the PD Day making unique crafts to share with friends and family at Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, 147 Lochiel St. Drop off 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., pick up 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Pack nut-free lunch. Cost $70 per child. To register, call 519-336-8127, ext. 3226 or visit website.

Performance Art

Join local artist Mary Abma in the Ash Tree Memorial Trail Performance at Canatara Park. Walk the trail, leave birdseed offerings and use QR codes to view each tree’s memorial page. Visit JNAAG where artifacts made in commemoration of trees will be displayed. 10 a.m. Free, give what you can. Also on April 29. For more, call 519-336-8127

Live Music

Nashville artist David Olney join Ottawa’s Brock Zeman and Blair Hogan onstage at Paddy Faherty’s No cover. 130 Seaway Rd., 9:30 p.m. For more, call 519-336-1999

Live Music

The Fat Catz return to the Lawrence House with their fusion of blues, jazz, rock and Latin fusion. 127 Christina St. S., 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tickets $10. For more, call 519-337-0507.


Saturday, April 29

Biker Blessing & Breakfast

A blessing and breakfast buffet to kick off the riding season. At Parkway Church, 551 Murray Dr., Corunna, 10 a.m. All welcome. Includes door prizes. Donations of canned goods be collected for NeighbourLink. Cost $10. For more, call Janice at 519-332-5875 or visit www.facebook.com/events/371894763167663

Open Jam

Musical jam session at the Corunna Legion, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., with a meat draw at 4 p.m. Wheelchair accessible. 350 Albert St., For more, call 519-862-1240

Chicken Dinner

Courtright United Church’s chicken dinner fundraiser at Courtright Silverdome on Third Street, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Three pieces of broasted “spring” chicken. Tickets $18. For more, call Alison at 519-383-1157 or Jill at 519-491-5510

Spring Dinner-Dance

Fundraiser at Lady of Mercy Parish Hall, 390 Christina St. N., 6:30 p.m. to 12 a.m. Music, dancing, cash bar, gift basket raffle, door prizes and more. Three-course Italian dinner. Semi-formal attire. Tickets $40, earlybird tickets $35, for sale at Sacred Heart, St. Michael and St. Ben’s churches. For more, call 519-336-2653

Live Music

Peterborough’s Melissa Payne and band take the stage at Paddy Flaherty’s. No cover. 130 Seaway Rd., 9:30 p.m. For more, call 519-336-1999


Sunday, April 30

Museum Mural

Deadline for submission by artists to create an outdoor mural at the Moore Museum, to enhance the appearance and foster community heritage. Details available at 519-867-2020.

Chordsmen Show

Sarnia Bluewater Chordsmen present their annual show at the Imperial Theatre, 168 Christina St. N., 2 p.m. Chordsmen and smaller ensembles featured with guests from Lambton Youth Choir. Tickets at theatre box office. Proceeds to local charities. For more, call 519-339-9927

Family Sunday

Make pinatas in honour of Cinco de Mayo, a celebration of Mexican culture and rich diversity in community. Children must be accompanied by adult. Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, 147 Lochiel St., 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Free, suggested donation of $5 per family. For more, call 519-336-8127


Monday, May 1

Gentle Yoga

Twin Bridges NPLC’s program incoporates basic yoga poses and meditation to reduce stress. Free. Lighthouse Community Church, 152 Parker St., 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays until May 29. Bring your own mat. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

Chair Yoga

Twin Bridges NPLC’s program is a gentle yoga sequence using chairs both seated and standing for additional support. Free. Lighthouse Community Church, 152 Parker St., 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Mondays until May 29. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

StrollerFit

A workout program for parent and baby run by Twin Bridges NPLC. Part of each session held outdoors. Sessions suitable for most abilities. Bring your own mat. Free. Lighthouse Community Church, 152 Parker St., 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Mondays until May 29. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030


Tuesday, May 2

David Chilton

Dave Chilton, author of “The Wealthy Barber” and former Dragon on Dragon’s Den, speaks at the Imperial Theatre, 168 Christina St. N., 7:30 p.m. Tickets, $30 includes a copy of “The Wealthy Barber Returns” and charitable tax receipt. Proceeds to support St. Clair Child and Youth Services. For tickets, call 519-344-7469 or visit www.imperialtheatre.net

Therapeutic Swim

Twin Bridges NPLC is running a six-week swim program for adults, ending June 6. Sessions held at Pathways Health Centre for Children, 1240 Murphy Rd., 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Cost $10. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030


Wednesday, May 3

Fish Fry

Camlachie United Church’s 13th annual fish fry. Deep-fried fish from Purdy Fisheries and brownie ice cream sundae. 6784 Camlachie Rd., 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Advance tickets $20, $5 for children 6 to 10, free children 5 and under. Takeout and gluten-free available. For tickets, call 519-899-4720 or 519-491-2517

Concert

The Sarnia Concert Association presents Duo Fortin-Poirier and their interpretations of Grieg, Dvorak and Rachmaninoff among others. Imperial Theatre, 168 Christina St. N., 7:30 p.m. Tickets $40 for adults, $25 students. For more, call 519-332-6591

Yoga

Twin Bridges NPLC’s class is mixed-level and suitable for most. Free. Lighthouse Community Church, 152 Parker St., 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays until May 31. Bring your own mat. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

Meditation

Twin Bridges NPLC’s program designed to give basic understanding of meditation and learn practical mindfulness techniques to improve wellness. Free. 109 Crawford St., 12 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. Wednesdays until May 31. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030


Thursday, May 4

Sarnia Sings

Royal LePage and the Sarnia Community Foundation present “Sarnia Sings,” an evening in support of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention programs in Sarnia-Lambton. Imperial Theatre, 168 Christina St. N., 7:3- p.m. to 10 p.m. Tickets $25, at the Imperial box office. For more, call 519-332-2588

Drug Awareness

Lambton Drug Awareness Action Committee and Lambton Public Health present “Marijuana: What Teens Think” with guest speaker Anna McKiernan. Free, all welcome. Lambton Public Health, 160 Exmouth St., 7 p.m. Register by calling 519-383-8331 ext. 3526 or 1-800-667-1839 or visit www.lambtonhealth.on.ca


Tuesday, May 9

Genealogy

Heather Ashe discusses the different types of DNA 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. Call 519-383-0468 or email jdlk@bell.net

Travel Presentation

Audio-visual presentation and stories will be told about Africa, Newfoundland and Wawanosh at the Sarnia Library Theatre. 7 p.m., all welcome. Free will offering in support of Sarnia Parkinson’s Support Group. For more, call Bill at 519-337-4119


Friday, May 12

Makerspace

Use the button maker and wacom tablets at Bright’s Grove Library, 2618 Hamilton Rd. Until May 30. For more, call 519-869-2351

Makerspace

Use the audio/visual equipment at Camlachie Library, 6745 Camlachie Rd. Until May 30. For more, call 519-899-2202

Makerspace

Use Dash & Dot for robotics at Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd. Until May 30. For more, call 519-542-2580

Makerspace

Use snap circuits and electrical crafts at Point Edward Library, 220 Michigan Ave. Until May 30. For more, call 519-336-3291


Saturday, May 13

Craft and Plant Sale

Outdoor yard sale, indoor vendor craft fair, includes selection of perennials, bedding flowers, handcrafted items, baking, preserves, refreshments. Free admission. Wheelchair accessible. All welcome. Dunlop United Church, 757 Rosedale Ave. For more, call 519-337-3061, ext. 22

Paint It Forward

Paint party for Cinderella Story. Includes light refreshments. 198 Lochiel St., 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Cost $40. Reserve seats by emailing events@cinderellasarnia.org with the password Cinderella.

Drawing Workshop

Kelly Wallace teached basics of drawing at JNAAG’s drawing workshop series for adults. Theme is “Landscape.” 147 Lochiel St., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Also on May 20 and 27 with themes “Life” and “Conceptual.” Cost for full series is $180, or $85 for individual workshop. Materials and lunch provided, registration required. For more, call 519-336-8127, ext. 3226

Comedy Show

Yuk Yuks Comedy Show at Corunna Legion, 350 Albert St., doors open 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Advance tickets $20 and available at the Branch or $25 at door. Wheelchair accessible. Show includes mature content. For more, call 519-862-1240


Saturday, May 27

Open Jam

Join in or just enjoy an afternoon of musical entertainment. Corunna Legion, 350 Albert St. Vocals warm up at 2 p.m. Meat draw at 4 p.m. Food available. Wheelchair accessible. For more, call 519-862-1240

Canada 150 Concert

Sarnia and District Community Choir perform “Glorious and Free” in celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday, with guests The Georgian Singers and Kaleidoscope. First Christian Reformed Church, 1105 Exmouth St., 7:30 p.m. Tickets $10, $3 students, $20 family, available at Strangway Centre or at door. Proceeds to Wounded Warriors Canada. For more, visit www.sarniaanddistrictcommunitychoir.com


Tuesday, May 30

Pelvic Floor Health

Learn about common concerns related to pelvic floor health. Session will include practical lifestyle recommendations and exercises to improve overall well-being. Twin Bridges NPLC, 109 Crawford St., 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030


Saturday, June 17

Soup and Dance

The Catholic Latin community offering 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


Saturday, Aug. 12

Blues Concert

Grammy winner Bobby Rush performs at the Station Music Hall, 505 Campbell St., doors open 5 p.m., dinner 6 p.m., show 8 p.m. Three ticket options: BBQ buffet/bonus prizes $90, BBQ dinner/show $60, or show only $35 in advance, $40 at door if available. For tickets, visit www.thestationmusichall.com/concerts or call 519-383-0006.


Saturday, Sept. 23

Soup and Dance

The Catholic Latin community offering 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


Saturday, Nov. 25

Soup and Dance

The Catholic Latin community offering 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