Week of Feb. 4

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

Wednesday, Feb. 3

Adult Colouring

At Bright’s Grove Library, 2618 Hamilton Rd., 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. For more, call 519-869-2351

Adult Colouring

At Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. You are encouraged to bring your own materials. For more, call 519-337-3291

Home Seller’s Info

An Exit Realty “boot camp’ with information for anyone interested in making their home stand out in today’s real estate market. 7:00 p.m., 1323 Michigan Ave. To RSVP call Julie at 519-328-4963

Gentle Yoga

Incorporates basic yoga poses and meditation to reduce stress. Free classes offered by Twin Bridges NPLC. Wednesdays until March 2. Lighthouse Community Church, 152 Parker St., 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Bring your own mat. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

Chair Yoga

Incorporates basic yoga poses and meditation to reduce stress. Free classes offered by Twin Bridges NPLC. Wednesdays until March 2. Sandpiper Apartments, 175 Wellington St., 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Bring your own mat. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

Thursday, Feb. 4

Estate Planning

Robert Haisman, author of the bestseller The Canadian Estate Planning Organizer, presents “Estate Planning in Plain Language” at the Strangway Centre, 260 East St., 7 p.m. Topics include wills, powers of attorney, trusts, and how to plan your estate. $2 donation appreciated. Copies of book will be available. Call 519-332-0656 to reserve seats.

Grant Writing

Workshop on successful grant proposal writing steps and strategies. At the Comfort Inn, 815 Mara St., 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Presenter Mike Paquet. Cost $125, lunch and refreshments included. Payment by credit card, cash or cheque. Call to reserve space at 905-318-6130 or e-mail Mike Paquet at peoplefirstrd@cogeco.ca

Cooking Classes

For people living with diabetes. All skill levels welcome. At the West Lambton Community Health Centre, 429 Exmouth St., 10:30 a.m. To register, call 519-344-3017 ext. 259

YMCA Settlement Services

A representative available for one-on-one assistance and information on the services and programs available. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more, call 519-542-2580
Straws and Connectors

For ages 6+. Make structures from straws. Must pre-register. At Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. For more, call 519-542-2580

Board Games

Learn more about board games such as Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride and Munchkin, and board gaming in general. Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. For more, call 519-337-3291

Sarnia Newcomers

A way for new women to the area to meet people in the community. Free, 7 p.m. at the Judith & Norman Alix Gallery. For more, call 226-932-0699

Friday, Feb. 5

First Friday

Live in-store music from Scott Manery & The Barnburners at Cheeky Monkey, 130 Christina St. N., 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more, call 519-332-0978

Quarter Auction

At Central United Church, 220 George St. Doors open at 6 p.m., auction starts at 7 p.m. Admission $5, extra paddles $2.50. Get tickets by calling the office 519-344-4561, or Lapier’s Flowers at 519-339-1414, or Midge Foubister at 519-337-3038

First Friday Dance

At the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 62. 286 Front St. N., 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Free admission. For more, call 519-336-2841

Saturday, Feb. 6

Hearts for Youth Gala

17th annual Gala hosted Sarnia-Lambton Rebound will be a Great Gatsby, 1920s-themed party featuring jazz music, dinner and live and silent auctions. Participants welcome to dress the part. Tickets, $90, available at Sarnia Scotiabank locations, or call Rebound at 519-344-2841.

90th Anniversary

The Point Edward Ex-Servicemen’s Club is celebrating its 90th anniversary with food and live music. All welcome, 503 Michigan Ave., open house 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. For more, call 519-337-9822

Hike

Easy two-hour hike at Perch Creek Management Area on Churchill Line, 10 a.m. For more, call Doug at 519-330-4960

Lego Club

For ages 6+. Must pre-register. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. or 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. For more, call 519-542-2580
Electric Library

An opportunity to have device-related questions answered. Participants encouraged to bring tablets, laptops, eReaders, and other devices. Must pre-register. Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. For more, call 519-337-3291

Meat Draw

Corunna Legion Meat Draw. Begins at 4 p.m. 350 Albert St. For more, call 519-862-1240

Monday, Feb. 8

Lundi Gras Dinner

New Orlean’s style dinner with entertainment by Ollie Case on keyboards. Laurel Lea St. Matthew’s Presbyterian Church, 837 Exmouth St., 5:30 pm. Cost $10 adults, $5 kids under 12. Tickets at door. For more, call 519-337-7078

Chronic Illness

Monthly support group to share experiences, accomplishments and frustrations in dealing with chronic illness. At the West Lambton Community Health Centre, 429 Exmouth St., 10 a.m. To register, call 519-344-3017

Tuesday, Feb. 9

Hospice Presentation

Dr. Glen Maddison of the St. Joseph’s Hospice will discuss palliative care at Bluewater Health and the history of opioids use. Includes coffee/tea and Q&A session. Central United Church, 220 George St., 10 a.m. Cost is $2. For more, call 519-344-4561 or 519-344-9741

Pancake Dinner

Includes sausage, pancakes, juice, tea, and coffee at Point Edward Service Club, 503 Michigan Ave., 5:30 p.m. $5 per person, kids 5 and under free. For more, call 519-37-9822

Pancake Dinner

At Canon Davis Memorial Church, 380 Russell St. N., 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Cost $6 for adults, $3 for children. For more, call 519-344-9531

Pancake Dinner

Serving pancakes, sausages and baked beans at All Saints’ Anglican Church, 393 Lyndoch St., Corunna, 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. For more, call Gitte at 519-862-1837

Pancake Dinner

Shrove Tuesday pancake dinner at St. Paul’s Anglican Church, 210 Michigan Rd., Point Edward, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Cost $6 adults, $3 children under 12. All proceeds to Lambton Anglican Refugee Committee. For more, call 519-337-2811

Pancake Dinner

St. Bartholomew’s Anglican Church’s annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper, 718 Cathcart Blvd., 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. For more, call 519-383-6933

Pancake Supper

At Grace United Church, 990 Cathcart Blvd., 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Pancakes, sausages and crepes with gluten-free options available. Tickets at the door. Adults $9, kids 10 and under $6. For more, call 519-542-1203

Pancake Supper

Pancake and sausage supper at Camlachie United Church, 6784 Camlachie Rd., 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Includes coffee, tea and dessert. Take out available. Tickets at the door. Adults $9, children 6-10 years $5, children under 5 eat free. For more, call 519-899-4720

Pancake Supper

Serving pancakes, sausage and dessert. At St. Giles Presbyterian Church, 770 Lakeshore Rd., 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Adults $7, children under 10 $3. For more, call 519-542-2253

Pancake Supper

St. Benedict Knights of Columbus’ annual pancake supper. Includes pancake, sausage, dessert and beverage. At St. Benedict’s Church Hall, 1011 Oak Ave., 4:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. Cost $6 for adults, $3 for children under 12. For more, call 519-336-2653

Pancake Lunch

Pancakes for lunch, including sausage, dessert and a beverage at St. Andrew’s Church, 261 Christina St. N., 11 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. Tickets $6 at door. For more, call Judy MacDonald at 519-339-9804

Wednesday, Feb. 10

Children’s Theatre Camp

Triple Threat Theatre winter musical theatre camp includes improv, singing, dancing, acting, putting on a musical. Wednesdays until April 16, excluding March Break. At Cathcart Public School, 1219 Cathcart Blvd., 5:45 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. For ages 7-13. For more, call 226-778-0637 or visit www.triplethreattheatre.ca

Senior Games

Meet Ontario Senior Games Association representatives to learn how to volunteer or participate in the 2017 Southwest Summer Regional 55+ Games. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. For more, call 519-542-2580

YMCA Settlement Services

A representative available for one-on-one assistance and information on the services and programs available. Point Edward Library, 220 Michigan Ave., 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. For more, call 519-336-3291

Green Drinks

Informal gathering featuring Ian Mac Robbie, General Manager at Enbridge Green Energy, leading a discussion on the Enbridge solar farm. Free. Ups N’ Downs, 226 Front St. N., open 6:30 p.m., discussion at 7 p.m. For more, contact greendrinkssarnia@outlook.com

Thursday, Feb. 11

Community Class

Free 30 minute community class from the Ageless Grace program, hosted by Barbara Kunz. Ageless Grace is an exercise program done in a chair to upbeat music. At Fairwinds Lodge, 1218 Michigan Ave., 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. For more, call 519-542-8814

Collective Kitchen

Chef Judy Mahoney tackles casseroles from around the world in her once-a-month class on healthy and diabetic-friendly cooking. Strangway Centre, 260 East St. N., 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Cost, $45. For more, or to register, call 519-332-0656

Friday, Feb. 12

Community Class

Free 30 minute community class from the Ageless Grace program, hosted by Barbara Kunz. Ageless Grace is an exercise program done in a chair to upbeat music. At Fairwinds Lodge, 1218 Michigan Ave., 12:30 p.m. For more, call 519-542-8814

Saturday, Feb. 13

Singing Valentines

Bluewater Chordsmen offering singing valentines. Includes a quartet, threee songs, a rose and card. $60 in Sarnia, $80 in county or group rate. Proceeds to charitable causes. Also available Sunday, Feb. 14. To order, call Dave at 519-339-9927 or Al at 519-845-3293