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WHAT’S HAPPENING: The week of Oct. 17

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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 [email protected]


Open Stage

Hosted by local singer-songwriter Gregger Botting at the Lawrence House Centre for the Arts, every second and third Monday of the month. Musicians, poets, storytellers and writers are welcome to perform in a quiet, intimate setting. The house piano and guitar are available to use. Free admission. For more, visit or call 519-337-0507.


Teen Transition Fair

The Sarnia-Lambton JumpStart Teen Transition Fair hosted at Pathways Health Centre for Children, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. An information night for all parents and caregivers of young people with a disability and currently in high school. To register:

Kiwanis Speaker

The public is invited to learn about the Bowman Centre for Sustainable Technologies, a local think tank that promotes new ideas and encourages investment in emerging technologies in Sarnia-Lambton. Marshall Kern will speak to a meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Sarnia-Lambton Golden K at 9:30 a.m. at the Lochiel Kiwanis Community Centre.


Meet & Greet

Lambton College’s Student Administrative Council (SAC) hosts a meet & greet for municipal election candidates in Sarnia, at the Lion’s Den Pub, 4:30 p.m to 6:30 p.m.


The Sarnia Horticultural Society presents Nancy Abra speaking on ‘Remembering Them — a Horticultural Look at Commonwealth War Graves Europe.’ Her book, ‘From my Garden’ will be available for purchase. Meeting is at 7 p.m. at the Royal Canadian Navy Club. Admission is free. For more, visit or call Barb at 519-332-5837.


Wind Ensemble

The Bluewater Wind Ensemble presents ‘Folk Songs and Marches from Around the World,’ at the Sarnia Library Theatre, 7 p.m. Adults $15; 17 and under, $5. For more info, visit


Trivia Night

The Rotary Club of Sarnia-Lambton After Hours hosts its 10th annual Trivia Night at the Dante Club beginning at 6 p.m. The annual event is a fundraiser for a variety of local non-profit groups and includes snacks, a silent auction and prizes. Cost is $280 for a team of eight. For more, visit



Bluewater Country hosts its annual Bazaar, 5700 Blackwell Sideroad, Sarnia, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Crafts, baks sale, prizes lunch and more. All are welcome.

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