What’s Happening

 

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

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 21

Youth Dance

For children aged eight to 14. Lochiel Kiwanis Centre, 180 North College Street, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Event is supervised by staff from the Boys and Girls Club of Sarnia. The evening features a professional DJ and door prizes. Snacks are available. Before dropping off children, parents are asked to ensure there is room at the dance.

For more, call 519-337-3651, or email boysandgirls@primus.ca.

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 22

 

Pete Seeger Tribute

U.S. folksinger Jim Scott performs at the Lawrence House for the Arts, 127 Christina St. S. Scott is a singer-songwriter and friend of the late Pete Seeger, the folk icon. Scott will celebrate his life and invite the audience to sing along to his well-loved songs. Admission, $20, $15 for seniors over 60. For more, call 519-337-0507.

 

Justice Film Festival

The film The Gatekeepers, which tells the inside story of Israel’s Shin Bet security agency, will shown at the Sarnia Library Theatre. Information displays at 6:30 p.m., two-hour film at 7 p.m., followed by questions and discussion. Admission is free, donations accepted. For more, www.Facebook.com/SarniaJusticeFilmFestival.

 

MONDAY, MARCH 24

 

Mountain Climbing, Travel Talk

Local adventurer Mike Hurry will discuss recent mountain climbing adventures, while staff from Marlin Travel will offer the Five Top Travel Trends for Zoomers. Free admission. Meeting of CARP, Sarnia-Lambton, at Jack Doyle’s, Metro Room, 1249 London Road, 7 p.m. For more, call 226-349-4546

 

TUESDAY, MARCH 25

 

Rayjon Share Care
Projects

A speaker from the organization will discuss the local development organizations projects in the Caribbean. Meeting of the University Women’s Club, at YMCA Learning and Career Centre, 660 Oakdale Ave, 7:30 p.m. For more, call Pat at 519-542-8094.

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 27

 

Landlord and tenant rights

The rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants will be discussed at a workshop hosted by the Legal Clinic of Windsor-Essex and organized by ACFO-Sarnia. At Sarnia Library, 122 Christina St., from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. For more, call Saousan at 519-332-2600.

 

Organ Concert

The Lenten Organ Series continues at Central United Church, corner of Brock and George Streets. Gerald Vreman of Centre Street Baptist Church, St. Thomas, performs a half-hour concert, starting at 12 noon. The public is welcome and encouraged to bring a lunch.  A donation is appreciated. Also scheduled: April 3, Larry Pajuk of All Saint’s Anglican Church; April 10, Foster Hill, of St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church.

 

Sustainability Seminar

Examining employment trends and the future of work will be Catherine Gordon of the Sarnia Lambton Workforce Development Board, and Judith Morris of Lambton College. Free event, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Lambton College Residence and Event Centre, 1485 London Road.

 

Teen Talk

A self-esteem program for boys and girls aged nine to 12, presented by the Boys and Girls Club of Sarnia-Lambton. 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., 180 College Ave. North. For more info, call 519-337-3651.

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 28

 

Rock concert

The band Chemical Valley will perform a free concert at Stokes Bay Grill and Bar in support of the Noelle’s Gift fund for children in need.

Doors open 8:30 p.m., 485 Harbour Rd.

 

Trivia Night

1st Annual Trivia Night at Royal Canadian Legion on Front Street.  A night of fun with friends and family.  Cash prizes, 50/50 draw, Cash Bar.   Maximum Team of 8. Royal Canadian Legion, 268 N. Front St. Doors open 7:00 p.m. Tickets, $20, available at MS Society, 420 East Street. For more contact Yvonne McInnes, 519-332-4015.

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 29

 

Comedy hypnosis show

Entertainer and hypnotist Robert Maxwell performs at the Sarnia Library Auditorium. The show is a fundraiser for the ‘Just Say Moe’ youth smoking prevent program for Grade 4-5 students. Tickets $15 advance, $20 at door, are available at Cheeky Monkey.  For more, call Cheryl Yelland, 905-730-896.

 

 

Military Service Book

Assistance provided for anyone needing help with the paperwork and photos needed for the Ontario Command of the Royal Canadian Legion’s Military Service Recognition Book. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Branch 62 Legion Hall on Front Street. For more, contact Scott Elliott at branch62servicebook@gmail.com

 

Bingo for Youth Pilgrimage

Proceeds from the bingo will help send one high school student to the UN. Bingo and door prizes. At All Saints Anglican Church, 498 Lyndock St., Corunna, starting at 7 p.m. Must 18 or older to play. Organized by Rebekah Assembly of Ontario.

 

 

Thursday, April 3

 

Free tax clinic

The Canada Revenue Agency is holding a free tax clinic at the West Lambton Community Health Centre on Exmouth Street, April 3, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Community Volunteer Income Tax Program is designed for people with low incomes and relatively simple tax situations. To book an appointment, call 519-344-3017.