Week of March 9

Whats Happening

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, March 9

Lenten Organ Series

Central United Church’s annual lenten organ series, featuring a 30-minute, Thursday-at-noon performance, launches with Alma Knox on piano and Robert Towers on organ, 12 p.m. 220 George St., All welcome, donation appreciated. For more, call Nancy at 519-869-2017

Rhythm & Rhyme

For ages 0 to 23 months with caregiver. Sarnia Children’s Library, 124 Christina St. S., 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. For more, call 519-337-3291

Board Games Night

Bring and play your favourite games or teach them to others at Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 9, 16, 23 and 30. For all ages. For more, call 519-337-3291

Art Display

‘Hands on Art’ is a new art display by the special needs residents of Community Concerns for the Medically Fragile at the Lawrence House, 127 Christina St. S., until March 24. Some select works will be auctioned at the 10th annual Celebrities on Canvas on April 22. For more, call 519-337-0507

Art Lecture

Sky Goodden presents lecture “The Changing Landscape of Art Criticism” on art publishing and criticism and delivers brief survey of art criticism in Canada and internationally. 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 JNAAG website.

 

Friday, March 10

Soup Lunch

Prepare two nutritious soups at St. Luke’s United Church, 350 Indian Rd., 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Bring containers to bring soup home. Offered by West Lambton Community Health Centre. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 237

Ham Dinner

Ham and scalloped potato dinner at Camlachie United Church, 6784 Camlachie Rd., 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Includes homemade pie for dessert. Cost $15 adults, $6 children ages 6 to 10, free under 5. Takeout available, fully accessible. For more, call 519-899-4720 or leave a message at 519-491-2517

Stress Management

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

Rhythm & Rhyme

For ages 0 to 23 months with caregiver. Sarnia Children’s Library, 124 Christina St. S., 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. For more, call 519-337-3291

Live Music

Sax player Wulf Von Waldow is the featured musical guest, appearing with the Sisters Of Soul, at a Live Music Cafe. Free event as Foursquare Church, 207 Talfourd, 7:30 p.m. start. Donations accepted. For more email 1voice2sing@gmail.com

Live Music

Ottawa area singer/songwriter Brock Zeman takes the stage at Paddy Flaherty’s. No cover, 9:30 p.m., 130 Seaway Rd. For more, call 519-336-1999

Free Community Income Tax Clinics

Volunteer Income Tax Clinics for persons with low income are being held at the Corunna Library, 417 Lyndoch St., 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Fridays until April 28. For more, visit www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/ndvdls/vlntr/clncs/menu-eng.html
Saturday, March 11

Dart Tournament

Mel Wilkinson Mixed Dart Tournament at Corunna Legion, 350 Albert St. Registration at 11:30 a.m., play at 12:20 p.m. Includes ladies, men’s, mixed and teams. $5 per event. Food available, wheelchair accessible. For more, call 519-862-1240

Mending Clinic

Learn how to repair rips and tear to shirts and blouses in the Makerspace at Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. For more, call 519-337-3291

Angry Birds

Free showing of the movie “Angry Birds” at Sarnia Children’s Library, 124 Christina St. S., 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more, call 519-337-3291

Live Music

Rock and roll duo Daylight for Deadeyes takes the stage at Paddy Flaherty’s. No cover, 9:30 p.m., 130 Seaway Rd. For more call 519-336-1999

 

Sunday, March 12

Family Sunday

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by creating a bearded leprechaun mask. Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, 147 Lochiel St., 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Free suggested donation $5. Children must be accompanied by adult. For more, call 519-336-8127
Monday, March 13

Zootopia

Free showing of the movie “Zootopia” at Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more, call 519-337-3291

Open Mic

Missy Burgess and John Pilat co-host Open Stage in the Turret Room at the Lawrence House Centre for the Arts, welcoming singers, musicians, storytellers, writers, comedians and poets to the open microphone. 127 Christina St. S., 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. For more, call 519-337-0507
Tuesday, March 14

Diabetes Prevention

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free workshop for people at high risk of developing diabetes at 1150 Pontiac Dr., 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

Genealogy

Janet Kelch discusses various spellings of the “Sherk” name, and the immigrant ship “the Voyage of Love and Unity” 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

Sleep Health

Twin Bridges NPLC’s sleep health program provides information on the science of sleep and ways to improve your health. Free. 109 Crawford St., 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., every Tuesday until March 28. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

Makerspace

Make St. Patrick’s Day activity books with the book binder at Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 4 p.m. to 5 p.m, or use the button maker from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. For ages 10 and up. Bring library card and check in at desk upon arrival. Pre-register by calling 519-337-3291 ext. 5921 or emailing makerspace@county-lambton.on.ca

Library March Break

Spend March Break at Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., with activities from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. each day. On Tuesday, create with lego, Wednesday play board games and make puzzles, on Thursday paint laser cut shamrocks, and Friday have a green-themed day with crafts. For more, call 519-337-3291

Story and Craft

For ages 4 and up at Bright’s Grove Library, 2618 Hamilton Rd., 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. 4-5 year olds must be accompanied by caregiver. Also available on Thursday, March 16. Must pre-register by calling 519-869-2351

War Veterans’ Lunch

A social luncheon organized by the War Veteran’s and Friend’s Club being held at Nick’s Family Restaurant, 1716 London Line, at 12 noon. The club meets every second Tuesday. For more info, contact Paul at 519-336-8674

Distress Line Volunteers

The Family Counselling Centre is looking for volunteers for next training session and will host an information session about Distress Line and Tel-Check programs. 1086 Modeland Rd., 6 p.m. To apply, call Donna at 519-336- 0120 ext. 251

Gallery March Break

Experience the world of marketing and graphic design and create a Snapchat Geofilter while learning basic graphic design with the team from Tomorrow Media at RAAW March Break Camp. Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, 147 Lochiel St., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 14-16. For ages 14 to 18. Free, give what you can. To register, call 519-336-8127 ext. 3226 or visit JNAAG website.

 

Wednesday, March 15

Breastfeeding Class

Have breastfeeding questions answered and find out where to get extra help at the West Lambton Community Health Centre, 429 Exmouth St.m 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. To register, call 519-786-4545, ext. 231

Cooking Class

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free cooking class, “Budget Bites” with budget -riendly recipes. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

Flower & Garden Show

Communities In Bloom Sarnia bus trip to Toronto. Tickets $83. Includes coach bus and admission to two shows: Canada Blooms and National Home Show. Bus departs from Tourism Sarnia-Lambton, 1455 Venetian Blvd. at 7:45 p.m. and departs Toronto at 5 p.m. for return. For tickets call City Hall at 519 332-0330, or Strangway Centre at 519-332-0656

Keyhole Gardening

Speaker Eddie De Jong will discusses the advantages of small, productive keyhole gardening at a meeting of the Sarnia Horticultural Society. 7 p.m., DeGroot’s Nursery, 1840 London Line. For more, contact Marilyn at mrawson1@cogeco.ca or 519-344-6360

March Break Party

For ages 2 and up, includes games, crafts and music. Bright’s Grove Library, 2618 Hamilton Rd., 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-869-2351

150th Anthology Launch

Deadline to RSVP for May 6 book launch of an anthology of short stories and poems edited by Margaret Bird honouring the 150th anniversary of Canadian confederation. The May 6 launch is 1 p.m. at the Aamjiwnaang Community Centre, 1972 Virgil Ave. RSVP by calling 519-869-8687

Income Tax Clinic

Free Community Volunteer Income Tax Clinics for persons with low income are being held at the Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays until April 12. For more, visit www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/ndvdls/vlntr/clncs/menu-eng.html
Thursday, March 16

Lenten Organ Series

Central United Church’s six-week lenten organ series – a 30-minute, Thursday-at-noon performance, continues with Joel VanderZee of VanderZee Organ Builders. 12 p.m. 220 George St. All welcome, donation appreciated. For more, call Nancy at 519-869-2017.

Living With Diabetes

Rapids Family Health Team offering a two-hour group session with general overview of How to Live well with Diabetes. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 1:30 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

Cooking Class

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free class, “Budget Bites”, which includes budget friendly recipes at 1150 Pontiac Dr., 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

Giant Quilt

A giant quilt making its way across the country with the Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace stops at Our Lady of Mercy Church, where another piece will be added. 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. All welcome. 390 Christina St. N., For more, call 519-336-2653

Makerspace

Make catapults and test them with the 3D printer at Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. For ages 10 and up. Bring library card and check in at desk upon arrival. Pre-register by calling 519-337-3291 ext. 5921 or emailing makerspace@county-lambton.on.ca
Friday, March 17

St. Patrick’s Concert

Sarnia organist and keyboardist Ollie Case presents a St. Patrick’s Day concert at Laurel Lea St. Matthew’s Church, 837 Exmouth St., 7 p.m. Tickets $20 adults, $10 students. For tickets, call 519-337-7078 or email llsm@cogeco.net

St. Patrick’s Coffee

St. Patrick’s Day Coffee at All Saints’ Anglican Church, 248 Vidal St., 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Includes baking, knitting, sewing and a tea room for $2. For more, call 519-344-5167

Big Screen Gaming

Enjoy an afternoon of video gaming with the WiiU including Mario Kart 8, Minecraft, Super Smash Bros, Just Dance 2016, and more. Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Free but donations of nonperishable food items for Inn of the Good Shepherd accepted. For more, call 519-337-3291

Makerspace

Make St. Patrick’s Day activity books with the book binder at Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 11 a.m. to 12 p.m, or at 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. For ages 10 and up. Bring library card and check in at desk upon arrival. Pre-register by calling 519-337-3291 ext. 5921 or emailing makerspace@county-lambton.on.ca

Irish Dinner

A St. Paddy’s Day dinner at the Sarnia Legion, Branch 62, featuring corned beef, colcannon, mac&cheese, soda bread and desserts. Tickets, $20, at the bar. 286 Front St. N., Dinner 5:30, followed by the Sarnia Kitchen Party Band. For more call 519-336-2841

Live Music

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with live Celtic entertainment with the Blaggards at Paddy Flaherty’s. No cover, 2 p.m. until late, 130 Seaway Rd. For more, call 519-336-1999
Saturday, March 18

Free Skating

In Motion marked 10th anniversary with a free skate event at Clearwater Arena, 1400 Wellington St., 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Family yoga at 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m., infant massage tutorial at 12 p.m. and 1:30 p.m, and children’s obstacle course at 12:30 p.m. Snacks provided. To register, contact info@sarniainmotion.ca or 519-542-6060

Hatchery Open House

See how fish are raised at the Bluewater Anglers’ annual Hatchery Open House, 1 Michigan Ave., Point Edward, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. All welcome. Also on Sunday, March 19, same times. For more, call 519-344-9821

Pickerel Fish Fry

At Corunna Legion, 350 Albert St. Dinner 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Dance from 7:30 p.m. to 12 a.m. with music from Christine Storey and the Chapters. Advance tickets $18. Wheelchair accessible building. For more, call 519-862-1240

Makerspace

Make catapults and test them with the 3D Printer at Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. For ages 10 and up. Bring library card and check in at desk upon arrival. Pre-register by calling 519-337-3291 ext. 5921 or emailing makerspace@county-lambton.on.ca

Live Music

Toronto-based pop-rock quartet Jane’s Party takes the stage at Paddy Flaherty’s. No cover, 9:30 p.m., 130 Seaway Rd. For more, call 519-336-1999

Income Tax Clinic

Free Community Volunteer Income Tax Clinic for persons with low income is being held at the Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. For more, visit www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/ndvdls/vlntr/clncs/menu-eng.html
Sunday, March 19

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

Celebrate daylight savings by harnessing the sun’s power to create sun prints. Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, 147 Lochiel St., 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Free, suggested donation $5. Children must be accompanied by adult. For more, call 519-336-8127
Monday, March 20

S.T.E.A.M. Club

Explore the world of advanced technologies like robotics, electronics, computers and more at Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. For all ages. For more, call 519-337-3291

Story Hour

For ages 3 to 5 with caregiver. Six-week session. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-542-2580

Beginning Experience

Weekly meetings start for Beginning Experience, a non-profit support group providing hope and healing for anyone suffering the aftermath of being divorced, separated or widowed. For more, call 519-331-8859 or visit www.sarniabeginningexperience.org

Open Mic

Missy Burgess and John Pilat co-host Open Stage in the Turret Room at the Lawrence House Centre for the Arts, welcoming singers, musicians, storytellers, writers, comedians and poets to the open microphone. 127 Christina St. S., 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. For more, call 519-337-0507

 

Tuesday, March 21

Tales for Tots

For ages 18 months to 3 years, with caregiver. Six-week session. Bright’s Grove Library, 2618 Hamilton Rd., 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-869-2351

Baby Rhyme Time

For ages 0 to 2 years with caregiver. Six-week session. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-542-2580

Tales for Tots

For ages 0 to 3 with caregiver. Six-week session. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-542-2580

 

Wednesday, March 22

TOPS Open House

The weight loss support group Take Off Pounds Sensibly holding an open house at the Community of Christ Church, 1104 Leckie Dr., from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. For more, call Nancy at 519-332-5273

Cooking Class

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free class, “Budget Bites”, which includes budget friendly recipes at 481 Colborne Rd., Corunna, 10 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

Healthy Futures

Rapids Family Health Team offering free parent information session on meal planning and the impact of the family meal on Mental Health. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 6 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

Baby Rhyme Time

For ages 0 to 2 with caregiver. Six-week session. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-542-2580

Tales for Tots

For ages 0 to 3 with caregiver. Six-week session. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-542-2580

 

Thursday, March 23

Lenten Organ Series

Central United Church’s six-week lenten organ series, a 30-minute, Thursday-at-noon performance, continues with William Lupton of Huron College, London. 12 p.m. 220 George St. All welcome, donation appreciated. For more, call Nancy at 519-869-2017

Tales for Tots

For ages 18 months to 3 years with caregiver. Six-week session. Bright’s Grove Library, 2618 Hamilton Rd., 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-869-2351

Story Hour

For ages 3 to 5 with caregiver. Six-week session. Bright’s Grove Library, 2618 Hamilton Rd., 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-869-2351

Family Story Time

For preschool ages. Six-week session. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-542-2580

Gallery Exhibitions

JNAAG pays tributes to those who have donated art to the gallery’s collection through a series of four exhibitions. This series will present works that have never been presented to the community until now, including Emily Carr, York Wilson, and A.J. Casson. 147 Lochiel St., 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. Until April 23. For more, call 519-336-8127
Friday, March 24

Weight Loss Support

Join a registered dietitian and a group in a monthly weight loss support group. Share successes and struggles while learning how to live a healthy lifestyle. Fourth Friday of the month, West Lambton Community Health Centre, 429 Exmouth St., 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 259

Roast Beef Dinner

Served at Corunna United Church at 6:30 p.m. in support of diabetes research and sponsored by the Bluewater Lions Club of Sarnia. $20 per person. 12 and under eat free. Tickets available from Allan at 519-862-1040, Bev at 519-384-4385 or Marjo at 519-845-1717

Makerspace

Use the Makey Makey for robotics and the DVD converter at Bright’s Grove Library, 2618 Hamilton Rd. Until April 14. For more, call 519-869-2351

Makerspace

Use cubelets and MOSS for robotics at Camlachie Library, 6745 Camlachie Rd. Until April 14. For more, call 519-899-2202

Makerspace

Use the button maker and wacom tablets at Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd. Until April 14. For more, call 519-542-2580

Makerspace

Use the audio/visual equipment at Point Edward Library, 220 Michigan Ave. Until April 14. For more, call 519-336-3291
Saturday, March 25

Film Festival

The Sarnia Justice Film Festival presents The Apology, a film about women who were forced into sexual slavery by the Japanese army during the Second World War. Sarnia Library Theatre, 7 p.m., followed by post-film discussion. Admission free, donations accepted. For more, visit www.Facebook.com/SarniaJusticeFilmFestival

Books & Baking

A book and bake sale will be held at Paterson Memorial Church, 120 Russell St. S., from 9 a.m. till noon in the lower hall. For more, contact Marilyn at mrawson1@cogeco.ca or 519-344-6360

Open Jam Session

At Corunna Legion, 350 Albert St., 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Meat draw at 4 p.m. Wheelchair accessible building. For more, call 519-862-1240

MS Education

Dr. McKenzie, senior consultant neurologise at Trillium Health Centre/Credit Valley Hospital, and Dr. Shirley J. Heinen from Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine will speak about therapy in MS at an educational event at Lambton Public Health, 160 Exmouth St., 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Lunch provided. Pre-register online at www.mssociety.ca/ontario-education or contact Yvonne at 519-332-4015

 

Sunday, March 26

Family Sunday

Create your own postcards using a pastel resist technique. Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, 147 Lochiel St., 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Free, suggested donation $5. Children must be accompanied by adult. For more, call 519-336-8127
Monday, March 27

Horticulturist Talk

Horticulturist Justin Nicol will speak about local trees and the benefits and struggles they face in an urban landscape at a free Lambton Wildlife event. All welcome. YMCA Careers and Learning Centre, 660 Oakdale Ave., refreshments and social gathering at 7 p.m., information at 7:30 p.m. For more, visit www.lambtonwildlife.com

Adult Colouring

At West Lambton Community Health Centre, 429 Exmouth St., 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. All supplies provided or bring your own. Free. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 259

 

Tuesday, March 28

Cooking Class

Learn how to prepare inexpensive and healthy meals at West Lambton Community Health Centre’s “Penny Pinching Pleasers” cooking class. 429 Exmouth St., 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Must register by calling Rebecca at 519-344-3017, ext. 277

 

Thursday, March 30

Lenten Organ Series

Central United Church’s six-week lenten organ series, a 30-minute, Thursday-at-noon performance, continues with Gerald Vreman of Centre Street Baptist, St. Thomas. 12 p.m. 220 George St. All welcome, donation appreciated. For more, call Nancy at 519-869-2017

Artist Talk

Artist Kevin Yates will discuss his practice with a special focus on the house sculptures included in the Elusive Utopia exhibition. 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 JNAAG website.

 

Friday, March 31

Scott Woods Concert

Old Time Fiddle Show featuring Scott Woods, and sister Kendra on twin fiddles, along with all-star band. Camlachie United Church, 6784 Camlachie Rd., 7 p.m. Tickets $25 adults, $10 children. Fully accessible building, light refreshments after concert. For tickets, call 519-899-4720 or 519-869-4103

Cinderella Story

The Cinderella Story of Sarnia-Lambton hosts the 8th annual Prom Dress Boutique over two days at 100 Christina St. Friday, 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Register online at www.cinderellasarnia.org. For more, call 519-864-1161

 

Saturday, April 1

Drama Presentation

The one-woman show, Therese: The Story of a Soul, performed at Holy Trinity Catholic School, 60 Lorne Cres., 7:30 p.m. All ages. Admission is a free-will offering. For more, call 519-336-2653

Trivial Pursuit

Central United Church’s 5th annual Trivial Pursuit Night in celebration of April Fool’s Day. 220 George St., doors open at 6:30 p.m., game at 7 p.m. Cost $10, tickets available by calling church office or at the door. Refreshments and door prizes available. For more, call 519-344-4561

Healthy Eating

Rapids Family Health Team offering a four-week eating and lifestyle change group called Healthy Eating and You at 233 Cameron St., Corunna, 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949. Also available at 1150 Pontiac Dr., 1:30 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949.

 

Tuesday, April 4

Sip, Savour and Stylize

Shopping with local vendors, dancing entertainment, apps and wine. Strangway Centre, 260 Eats. St. N., 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. 5 to 7pm. Tickets are $8 for Strangway Centre members, $10 for non-members. For adults 20+. For more, call 519 332 0656
Thursday, April 6

Lenten Organ Series

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

 

Saturday, April 8

Mile In Her Shoes

Fifth annual Walk a Mile in her Shoes fundraising walk in support of the Women’s Interval Home and Sexual Assault Survivors’ Centre. At Lambton Mall, registration 11 a.m., walk 12 noon. For more, visit info@womensintervalhome.com or call 519-336-5200, ext. 229

Easter Concert

Sursum Corda Christian male chorus present an Easter concert featuring organist André Knevel with Liselotte Rokyta playing pan flute. First Christian Reformed Church, 1105 Exmouth St., 7:30 p.m.. Admission is $15 for adults, $10 for youth, free for children under 10. Tickets available at the Dutch Market and may be purchased at the door. For more, call 519-336-7727

Income Tax Clinic

Free Community Volunteer Income Tax Clinic for persons with low income is being held at the Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. For more, visit www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/ndvdls/vlntr/clncs/menu-eng.html

 

Tuesday, April 11

Genealogy

Sandra Joyce discusses her latest book about British Home Children at a meeting of the Lambton County Branch of Ontario Genealogical Society. Sarnia Library Auditorium, 124 Christina St. S., 7:30 p.m. Doors open 7 p.m. Free & open to public. Call 519-383-0468 or email jdlk@bell.net

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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
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

 

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

 

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.