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Week of May 13

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With pandemic cancellations common, we recommend you verify before attending any community event.

THURSDAY, MAY 13

Facts and Chat

Strangway Centre and Home Instead holding a virtual “Facts and Chat” seminar on the services Home Instead provides to those aging at home. 1 p.m. Free. Register by May 11 at www.sarnia.ca or 519-332-0330 ext. 3131

Genealogy

Jen Baldwin will discuss the genealogy service Findmypast at a virtual meeting of the Lambton County Branch of Ontario Genealogical Society. 7 p.m. Free & open to public. To register, email [email protected] or visit www.lambton.ogs.on.ca

Gallery in the Grove

Virtual opening of Gallery in the Grove’s annual “Fast Forward” Lambton County Senior High School Exhibition. Runs until June 5. To view the exhibit, visit www.galleryinthegrove.com

FRIDAY, MAY 14

Self-Compassion

Learn how to practice self-compassion at Twin Bridges NPLC’s “Practical Self-Compassion.” Fridays until May 28. Held on Zoom, 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. To register, visit www.tbnplc.com

SATURDAY, MAY 15

One Billion Steps

Track your steps to help reach Breast Cancer Society of Canada’s collective goal of one billion steps in support of breast cancer research. Join a fitness class Mondays to get steps in. No cost. Weekly prizes and a grand prize. Ends May 31. To register, donate and view prizes, visit MothersDayWalk.ca

SUNDAY, MAY 16

Boys’ Home Walk

Huron House Boys’ Home’s annual Run/Walk/Skate/Bike event is going virtual in 2021. Sign up for distance of your choice and complete it any time between Mother’s Day and Father’s Day. Prizes available for fundraisers. For details, visit huronhouse2021.raceroster.com

MONDAY, MAY 17

Facts and Chat

Strangway Centre and Phillip’s Lifeline holding a virtual “Facts and Chat” seminar on how Phillip’s Lifeline services can help you stay in your home longer. 1 p.m. Free. Register by May 14 at www.sarnia.ca or 519-332-0330, ext. 3131

TUESDAY, MAY 18

Nutrition Talk

Learn an easy and nutritious recipe at Twin Bridges NPLC’s “Nutrition Talk: Carrot & Cucumber Salad.” Includes recipes, live demonstration and Q&A. Held on Zoom, 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. To register, visit www.tbnplc.com

Chair Yoga

Twin Bridges NPLC offering a free chair yoga program. Includes seated and standing positions to help with balance, flexibility and strength. Held on Zoom, 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Tuesdays until May 25. Register at www.tbnplc.com

WEDNESDAY, MAY 19

Restorative Yoga

Twin Bridges NPLC offering a slow, gentle yoga program suitable for most abilities. Yoga mat and strap recommended. Wednesdays until May 26. Held on Zoom, 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. To register, visit www.tbnplc.com

Meditation Group

Twin Bridges NPLC offering a meditation program suitable for anyone interested in guided mindfulness practice in a group format. Wednesdays until May 26. Held on Zoom, 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. To register, visit www.tbnplc.com

THURSDAY, MAY 20

Facts and Chat

Strangway Centre and VON holding a virtual “Facts and Chat” seminar on the services VON continues to provide during the pandemic. 1 p.m. Free. Register by May 18 at www.sarnia.ca or 519-332-0330, ext. 3131

Gallery in the Grove

Gallery in the Grove’s annual “Fast Forward” Lambton County Senior High School Exhibition runs until June 5. To view the exhibit, visit www.galleryinthegrove.com

SATURDAY, MAY 22

Canada Day Signs

Celebrate Canada Day with an “Unapologetically Canadian” lawn sign from the Rotary Club and Canada Day Committee. 1 for$20, 2 for $35. Contact-free pickup at Rotary Flag Plaza on May 22, 23 and 24, 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Second round on June 12 and 13. Buy tickets at rotarysarniaBWL.org

TUESDAY, MAY 25

Nutrition Talk

Learn an easy at-home dressing to pair with summer salads at Twin Bridges NPLC’s “Nutrition Talk: Vinaigrette for Summer Salads.” Includes recipes, live demonstration and Q&A. Held on Zoom, 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. To register, visit www.tbnplc.com

THURSDAY, MAY 27

Facts and Chat

Strangway Centre and Alzheimer Society holding a virtual “Facts and Chat” seminar on how to distinguish normal memory loss from signs of Dementia. 1 p.m. Free. Register by May 25 at www.sarnia.ca or 519-332-0330, ext. 3131

Gallery in the Grove

Gallery in the Grove’s annual “Fast Forward” Lambton County Senior High School Exhibition runs until June 5. To view the exhibit, visit www.galleryinthegrove.com

FRIDAY, MAY 28

Plant Sale

The 13th annual Degroot’s/Rayjon Plant Sale will be held from May 28 to May 30. Dipladenias for sale, $25 each. 1840 London Line, Friday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Curbside pickup available. For more, call 519-381-5929

SATURDAY, MAY 29

Anglers Event Cancelled

Bluewater Anglers’ 2021 Kids Training Day has been cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions. For more, visit www.bluewateranglers.com

Hazardous Waste Collection

Safely dispose of household hazardous waste at Clean Harbours Lambton Facility, 4090 Telfer Rd., 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Package materials in disposable containers, place materials in back of vehicle, and remain in vehicle. For more, including a list of accepted items, visit lambtononline.ca/hhw or call 519-845-0801

SUNDAY, MAY 30

Boys’ Home Walk

Huron House Boys’ Home’s annual Run/Walk/Skate/Bike event is going virtual in 2021. Sign up for distance of your choice and complete it any time between Mother’s Day and Father’s Day. Prizes available for fundraisers. For details, visit huronhouse2021.raceroster.com

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