Week of November 25

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, NOV. 25

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 more, visit www.jnaag.ca

Shuffleboard

Centre Communautaire Francophone is holding its 2nd annual Shuffleboard Tournament. $5/person. $100 prize to winning team. Vaccine required. 3-901 The Rapids Pkwy, 7 p.m. To register, contact 519-541-0207 or ccfsarnia@gmail.com or visit ccfsarnia.wixsite.com/centrefrancophone

Give-a-Book

Literacy Lambton launching the 2021 Give-a-Book campaign. Donate new books at Literacy Lambton’s office, 180 College Ave. N.; Coles, Lambton Mall and The Book Keeper in Northgate Plaza until Dec. 3. For more info, or to make a tax-deductible donation, visit www.literacylambton.org

FRIDAY, NOV. 26

Santa Shoppe

Pathways Health Centre for Children’s “Secret Santa Shoppe” returns. Children can choose gifts for their families with support of Pathways volunteers. Must reserve a time to shop. COVID-19 screening, and wear masks. Shopping dates: Nov. 26, 27, 28, 29 and Dec. 1, 3, 4, and 5. To reserve a time, visit secretsantashoppe2021.eventbrite.ca

Teen Circle

Centre Communautaire Francophone’s “Teen Circle” is holding a Christmas celebration for ages 13-17. Christmas movie, pajamas, food, games, and prizes. $8/person. 3-901 The Rapids Pkwy, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Hot dogs and chips served at 5:30 p.m. To register, contact 519-541-0207 or ccfsarnia@gmail.com dd

SATURDAY, NOV. 27

Garage Sale

Laurel Lea St. Matthew’s church holding an indoor garage sale featuring household items, clothing, dishes, small appliances, tools, games and puzzles. 9 a.m. to 12 noon. 837 Exmouth St. COVID-19 protocols in place.

Jam Session

Play or listen to local talent at Corunna Legion’s open jam session. 350 Albert St., 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Free. Everyone welcome. Meat draw at 4 p.m. For more, call 519-862-1240

Kitchen Renovation

Tickets available for the Alzheimer Society of Sarnia-Lambton’s $50,000 custom kitchen renovation lottery. Tickets, $50, available at Lambton Mall Info Kiosk and online at https://on.alz.to/site/Calendar?id=111310&view=Detail

TUESDAY, NOV. 30

Take-Out Dinner

United Way of Sarnia-Lambton presents its second annual drive up event featuring Homemade Lasagna, large $59, small $21; Penne al Forno, large $44, small $16; and Rigatoni al Forno, large $44, small $16. All frozen. Pick up at the Dante Club, 1330 London Rd., 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Pre-order only at www.theunitedway.on.ca. For more, call 519-336-5452

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 1

Santa Shoppe

Pathways Health Centre for Children’s “Secret Santa Shoppe” returns. Children can choose gifts for their families with support of Pathways volunteers. Must reserve a time to shop. COVID-19 screening, and wear masks. Shopping dates: Dec. 1, 3, 4, and 5. To reserve a time, visit secretsantashoppe2021.eventbrite.ca

THURSDAY, DEC. 2

Emotional Resilience

Twin Bridges NPLC offering an interactive series to help cultivate resilience to manage everyday stressors. Held on Zoom, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Thursdays until Dec. 23. Register at www.tbnplc.com

Nativity Walk

First Christian Reformed Church hosting its annual Nativity Walk, featuring nativity displays from around the world. 1105 Exmouth St., Dec. 2 and 3, from 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Dec. 4 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. No charge. Must have proof of vaccination and wear a mask. For more, call 519-336-8808

Lunch for Literacy

Literacy Lambton and the Dante Club serving homemade pasta, sauce, and meatballs with salad and bread. $15/meal. Curbside pickup at the Dante Club, 1330 London Rd., 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Order tickets and select pickup time at www.literacylambton.org

New Exhibition

Local artist Peg Kivi’s Solo Exhibition “Part Two” opens at the Lawrence House. Music by Barbara Armstrong and Jackie Pritchard. 127 Christina St. S., open 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. New local art sold in the gift shop, Wednesday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and online. For more, call 519-337-0507

Rocks & Fossils

The Sarnia Rock and Fossil Club is hosting a silent rock auction at its December meeting. 7:30 p.m., New Horizons Community Church, 383 Russell St. N. All welcome. For more, contact Mark at nilssonservicesinc@gmail.com

SATURDAY, DEC. 4

Gallery Gifts

Gallery in the Grove’s Gifts of the Season showcases handmade pieces by local artists. Open until Dec. 18. 2618 Hamilton Rd. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Thursdays 2 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Follow COVID protocols. For more, visit www.galleryinthegrove.com or call 519-869-4643

Take-Out Bazaar

Canon Davis Memorial Church hosting a Drive-In Take-Out Christmas Bazaar. 380 Russell St. N., 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Pre-order homemade turkey pies, butter tarts, and soup. Exact change in plastic bag is appreciated. To place an order and receive a pick-up time, call 519-344-9531 or 519-384-1926

SUNDAY, DEC. 5

Wooly Toss

Deadline to donate gloves, mitts, scarves and hats for the Sarnia Legionnaires’ annual Wooly Toss, to be tossed to the ice during the Dec. 9th home game and distributed to local charities. For drop-off locations, call Terry at 519-542-4994 or Brooke at 519-542-4104

MONDAY, DEC. 6

Surviving the Holidays

A seminar to help anyone grieving a loved one’s death in preparation for the holidays. Temple Baptist Church, 1410 Quinn Dr., 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Free and in-person. For more, call 519-542-1427

THURSDAY, DEC. 9

Wooly Toss

Bring gloves, mitts, scarves and hats to the Sarnia Legionnaires’ home game and toss them on the ice when the Legionnaires score their first goal. Woolies will be distributed to local charities. For more, call Terry at 519-542-4994 or Brooke at 519-542-4104

TUESDAY, DEC. 14

Gallery Gifts

Gallery in the Grove’s Gifts of the Season showcases handmade pieces by local artists. Open until Dec. 18. 2618 Hamilton Rd. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Thursdays 2 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Follow COVID protocols. For more, visit www.galleryinthegrove.com or call 519-869-4643

Genealogy

Sarah Callis will speak about Wikitree at a virtual meeting of the Lambton County Branch of Ontario Genealogical Society. 7 p.m. Free & open to public. To register, email lambton@ogs.on.ca or visit www.lambton.ogs.on.ca