Week of October 21

What’s happening events must be open to the public or virtual, 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. 21

Art Kits

Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery offering a limited number of free Make Art Kits, which include modelling wax supplies. Distributed through Lambton County Library’s curbside pickup service. For information, visit www.jnaag.ca

History Exhibit

Lambton County Archives presents new exhibit, “History of Community Concert Bands in Lambton County.” Includes history, band artifacts, and music. Runs until April 30 at Sarnia Library’s Theatre Lobby, 124 Christina St. S. No appointment necessary. For more, visit lambtonarchives.ca or lambtonconcertband.com

Rotary Auction

Rotary Club of Sarnia is using its Nov. 9-14 online auction to promote local businesses by prominently featuring donors on their website and social media. To donate goods or services, contact info@rotarysarnia.com

Chair Yoga

Twin Bridges NPLC yoga program includes seated and standing positions to help with balance, flexibility, and strength. Thursdays until Oct. 28. Held on Zoom, 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. To register, visit www.tbnplc.com

Chronic Pain

Learn practices and perspectives to live well with limiting conditions. Thursdays until Oct. 28. Held on Zoom, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. To register, visit www.tbnplc.com

SATURDAY, OCT. 23

Autumn Treasures

The French Community Centre of Sarnia-Lambton is hosting their 3rd Annual Autumn Vendor Treasures Show. 901 The Rapids Pkwy, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more, contact ccfsarnia@gmail.com or 519-541-0207

MONDAY, OCT. 25

Grief Support

Temple Baptist Church, in partnership with GriefShare, is hosting a support group for those grieving the death of a spouse, child, or other family member or friend. 1410 Quinn Dr., 6 p.m. Every Monday until Nov. 29. $20 donation asked for workbook cost. To register, call 519-542-1427 or visit www.templebaptist.com

TUESDAY, OCT. 26

Skilled Trades Q&A

Sarnia Lambton Workforce Development Board is hosting a live, virtual Q&A featuring women in skilled trades. Panelists will discuss their paths to the skilled trades and valuable tips they learned along the way. Held on Zoom, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Free. Register on eventbrite.ca

Property Research

Archivist Nicole Aszalos will explore how to use online resources to conduct research on your property at a Lambton County Archives virtual workshop. 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Free. Pre-registration required. Register at www.lambtonmuseums.ca

Bingo Lunch

Bluewater Outreach hosting a lunch, bingo and euchre every Tuesday at Community of Christ Church, 1104 Leckie Dr., 11 a.m. Health and safety rules in place. Open to public. $5. For more, call 519-332-7808

THURSDAY, OCT. 28

Rayjon AGM

Annual general meeting of Rayjon Share Care held at 6:30 p.m. online via Zoom. Organizational update. Must pre-register to attend. Visit www.rayjon.org for details.

FRIDAY, OCT. 29

Shibashi

West Lambton Community Health Centre offering an in-person Shibashi program. Fridays, 1 p.m. Easy to learn, perfect for beginners. To register, contact 519-344-3017 ext. 237 or adinell@nlchc.com

MONDAY, NOV. 1

Cornhole League

The new Indoor Cornhole League is starting at the Bocciodromo at the Dante Club, 1330 London Rd., 6:30 p.m. 8 weeks play plus a banquet. $80. Prizes awarded. Space limited to 16 teams. To register, email SarniaBocceIndoorLeague@gmail.com

TUESDAY, NOV. 2

Table Tennis

Sarnia Tennis Table Club meets every Tuesday at Paterson Memorial Church, 120 Russell St., 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. until Dec. 21. Enter through Kathleen St. entrance. Season price $6 adults, $5 students each meeting. Beginner to pro welcome. For more, contact sarnia.tabletennis@gmail.com

Walk a Mile

Registration now open for the Women’s Interval Home’s 8th annual Walk a Mile Event. Register as single walker or 6+ person team. For all ages. The walk takes place Nov. 20 at Lambton Mall, 11 a.m. To learn more or register, visit www.womensintervalhome.com/walk-a-mile-in-her-shoes-2021

50/50 Lottery

United Way of Sarnia-Lambton is holding a 50/50 lottery to raise funds to address mental health, poverty, and seniors services in Lambton County. Draws held monthly. Purchase tickets at www.united5050.ca. For more, call 519-336-5452, ext. 8

THURSDAY, NOV. 4

Grief Support

St. Joseph’s Hospice Caring Hearts Children’s Program offering a 6-week grief support group for children aged 6-9. 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursdays until Dec. 9. Assessment required. For more or to register, contact 519-337-0537, ext. 126 or supportiveservices@sjhospice.ca