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Week of July 7

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Wednesday, July 6

Free Concert

Bill Hines Trio perform at the Kenwick on the Lake Pavilion in Bright’s Grove as part of Sarnia’s Summer Music Concert Series. 7 p.m. For more, call 519-332-0330 or visit www.sarnia.ca

Quit Smoking

Rapids Family Health Team is offering a free seminar to help quit smoking with free nicotine replacement therapy at 1150 Pontiac Dr., 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

Geocaching 101

Learn geocaching in cooperation with the St. Clair Conservation Authority at Canatara Park Animal Farm Barn Shelter, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. $10 per person. Children under 10 must be accompanied by adult. For more, call 519-332-0330 ext. 3218 or visit www.sarnia.ca

Free Concert

Blackmore Percussion performs at the Bandshell in Canatara Park as part of Sarnia’s Summer Music Concert Series. 7 p.m. For more, call 519-332-0330 or visit www.sarnia.ca

Makerspace Robotics

For ages 8 and up. Maximum 12 participants. At Sarnia Children’s Library, 124 Christina St. S., 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Must pre-register. For more, call 519-337-3291

Yoga in the Park

Free yoga with instructor Amy Nazarewich in Wildwood Park, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Bring your own mat. Wednesdays until July 27. For more, call 519-869-2351

Thursday, July 7

Free Concert

Sisters of Soul perform at the Germain Park Gardens as part of Sarnia’s Summer Music Concert Series. 7 p.m. For more, call 519-332-0330 or visit www.sarnia.ca

Settlement Services

Representative available for one-on-one assistance and information on services for immigrants and newcomers. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more, call 519-542-2580

Makerspace Robotics

For ages 8 and up. Maximum 12 participants. Sarnia Children’s Library, 124 Christina St. S., 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Must pre-register. For more, call 519-337-3291

Board Games Night

Attendees can meet and game with other board gamers in Lambton County. Meetings held upstairs in the magazine area at Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays until July 28. For more, call 519-337-3291

Friday, July 8

Concert

The Gypsy Flats perform at The Cheeky Monkey, 130 Christina St. N., 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Part of First Friday concert, which has been pushed back due to Canada Day. For more, call 519-332-0978

Toy Hacking

Take apart old toys and reassemble them into new creations. Some old toys available and bring unloved toys from home to ‘hack’. Ages 8 and up. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. For more, call 519-542-2580

Saturday, July 9

Cycling

A 30K cycle ride to Bright’s Grove and return. Easy difficulty level. All welcome. For details and sign-up visit lambtonoutdoorclub.org/cycling

Cycling

A 90K cycle ride to Sombra for lunch and return. Medium difficulty level. All welcome. For details and sign-up visit lambtonoutdoorclub.org/cycling

Hiking

A 3.5 hour hike o the Thames Valley Trail. Medium difficulty level. All welcome. For details and sign-up visit lambtonoutdoorclub.org/hiking

Social Dance

Singles and couples welcome at a social dance at the Portugese Club of Sarnia, 339 Campbell St., with DJ Wolfeman. Singles and couples welcome. 8 p.m. Admission, $10. For more, email[email protected]

Cricket

The Sarnia Cricket Club presents a game of friendly ‘tennis ball cricket’ at Mike Weir Park in Bright’s Grove, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. All welcome, teams made up on the spot. Children under 16 should be accompanied by parents. Refreshments served. For more, email [email protected]

Dance

At the Royal Canadian Legion Hall, 286 Front St. N., 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Sarnia Ballroom Dancing Club. Cost, $30 for non-members. For more, visit www.sarniaballroomdancingclub.ca

Sunday, July 10

Church Program

Deadline to register for Kids Annual Mid-Summer Program at Lighthouse Community Church, 152 Parker St., Free camp program for kids entering JK to grade 5. Activities, crafts and snacks. Program runs July 18 to July 22, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. For more, contact Kyle at 519-542-7662 or [email protected]

Monday, July 11

Vacation Bible Camp

Under the Sea Vacation Bible Camp, Paterson Church, 120 Russell St. S. from July 11 to July 15, 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. For children ages 5-11. Cost $5 per child or $10 per family. For more, call 519-344-6422 or email [email protected]. Online registration at www.patersonchurch.ca.

Free Concert

The Siteks perform at the Bandshell in Canatara Park as part of Sarnia’s Summer Music Concert Series. 7 p.m. For more, call 519-332-0330 or visit www.sarnia.ca

Diabetes Prevention

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

Makerspace Craft

Sew a bag and decorate a rock to bring home. Ages 7 and up. Sarnia Children’s Library, 124 Christina St. S., 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Must pre-register. For more, call 519-337-3291

Tuesday, July 12

Free Swim

Free admission to the splash pad and pool at the Cox Youth Centre in Tecumseh Park, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., 334 Russell St. South. Sponsored by Selloffvacations.com Sarnia. For more, call Rebecca at 519-332-3212.

Pulmonary Rehab

Rapids Family Health Team is offering a seven-week program of exercise and education for those living with lung disease. 900 Devine St. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

Cooking Class

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free cooking class on summer salads. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

Hiking

A two-hour hike of the Sarnia Historical Tour. Easy difficulty level. All welcome. For details and sign-up visit lambtonoutdoorclub.org/hiking

Free Concert

Paula and the Cornhuskers perform at the Bandshell in Canatara Park as part of Sarnia’s Summer Music Concert Series. 7 p.m. For more, call 519-332-0330 or visit www.sarnia.ca

Dealing With Grief

Discuss the process of grief and identify ways of coping. 109 Crawford St., 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays until July 26. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

Preschool Play

Circle time followed by sensory play. Siblings welcome, drop-ins welcome. Ages 18 months and up with a caregiver. Bright’s Grove Library, 2618 Hamilton Rd., 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesdays until July 26. For more, call 519-869-2351

Preschool Words

Songs, stories, rhythm band and a craft. Ages 5 and under with a caregiver. Must pre-register. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Tuesdays until July 26. For more, call 519-542-2580

Ostomy Support

Rosemary Smith from Weir Comfees, a company that offers ostomy clothing and accessories, will speak to the Sarnia-Lambton Ostomy Support Group. Shopper’s Home Health, 516 Exmouth St., 6:30 p.m. All welcome. For more, call 519-344-9797

Wednesday, July 13

Free Concert

Bluewater Ceili Band performs at the Bandshell in Canatara Park as part of Sarnia’s Summer Music Concert Series. 7 p.m. For more, call 519-332-0330 or visit www.sarnia.ca

Free Concert

Sisters of Soul perform at the Kenwick on the Lake Pavilion in Bright’s Grove as part of Sarnia’s Summer Music Concert Series. 7 p.m. For more, call 519-332-0330 or visit www.sarnia.ca

Boat Cruise

Sarnia-Lambton Chamber of Commerce’s Signature Boat Cruise on the Duc d’Orleans II, with food, drinks, and entertainment by Scott Manery and the Barn Burners. Tickets $30, or $100 for groups of four by calling 519-336-2400, or visit Chamber Office at 556 Christina St. N.

Cooking Class

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free class on summer salads at 1150 Pontiac Dr., 1:30 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

Healthy Weights

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free five-week program designed to make permanent lifestyle changes and help manage weight. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

Canoeing

A two-hour outing for canoes and kayaks. Meet after at Skeeter Barlow’s. Easy difficulty level. All welcome. For details and sign-up visit lambtonoutdoorclub.org/canoe-kayaking

Healthy Habits

Cooking and healthy eating tips for teens along with ways to stay active. Lighthouse Community Church, 152 Parker St., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Register at www.tbnplc.com or 226-776-9030

Settlement Services

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

Makerspace Craft

Light up some playdough at Sarnia Children’s Library, 124 Christina St. S., 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. For ages 6 and up. Must pre-register. For more, call 519-337-3291

Thursday, July 14

Free Concert

Ukulele performs at the Germain Park Gardens as part of Sarnia’s Summer Music Concert Series. 7 p.m. For more, call 519-332-0330 or visit www.sarnia.ca

Quit Smoking

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free seminar to help quit smoking with free nicotine replacement therapy. 1150 Pontiac Dr., 1:30 p.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

Victorian Tea

Dress up in Victorian attire and bring your favourite tea cup for this Strangway Centre social. 260 East St. N., 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Cost $7 non-members, includes light refreshments. Register in advance by calling 519-332-0656

Makerspace Craft

Sew a bag to hold pencils. Sarnia Children’s Library, 124 Christina St. S., 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Ages 7 and up. Must pre-register. For more, call 519-337-3291

Movie

Free screening of the movie “Good Dinosaur” at Sarnia Children’s Library, 124 Christina St. S., 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. For more, call 519-337-3291

Trash To Treasures

Make eco-friendly upcycled crafts. Materials supplied. Mallroad Library, 1362 Lambton Mall Rd., 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. For children with a caregiver. Thursdays until July 28. For more, call 519-542-2580

Stories In The Park

Stories and games for children in Wildwood Park, 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.. Thursdays until July 28. For more, call 519-869-2351

Friday, July 15

Bridge Bash

Two days of live music under the Blue Water Bridge organized the Point Edward Optimists. Friday, gates open 6 p.m. for Cornerstone, Rockridje and Retrospect. Saturday, gates open at noon for The Gypsy Flats, Roundhouse and Hiway Jones. Tickets $5. For more, call Dan at 519-542-8115 or 519-330-8115

Stress Management

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free workshop to help you effectively manage stress, 1150 Pontiac Dr., 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949. Also offered at 233 Cameron St., Corunna., 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949
Saturday, July 16

St. Clair River Run

A chip-timed, 5km or 10km walk/run following the shore of the St. Clair River through Sombra and Port Lambton. Registered participants receive t-shirt and finishers medal. Proceeds to St. Clair River Trail maintenance. Register at www.stclairriverrun.ca . Contact Rose at 519-677-5924.

Canoeing And Kayaking

A two- hour tour for canoes and kayaks of Stag Island. Easy difficulty level. All welcome. For details and sign-up visit lambtonoutdoorclub.org/canoe-kayaking

Makerspace Craft

Make a journal using a book binding machine. Sarnia Children’s Library, 124 Christina St. S., 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. For more, call 519-337-3291

HadouCon

Annual multi-media pop culture festival. This year’s theme is gaming ,including video, board and miniatures. Tours of Makerspace available. Sarnia Library, 124 Christina St. S., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more, call 519-337-3291

 

 

 

 

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