What’s happening: week of May 2

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

 

Thursday, May 2

 

Hospice Kickoff BBQ

St. Joseph’s Hospice hosts a barbecue to kick off its Face to Face Campaign. Pick up a canvasser package and a hot dog from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. 475 Christina St. N.,. For more, call Amanda at 519-337-0537

 

Diabetes Cooking

West Lambton Community Health Centre holding free “Healthy You Diabetes Education & Cooking Class,” led by a registered dietitian. Topic is Canada’s new Food Guide. 429 Exmouth St., 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. All skill levels welcome. To register, call 519-344-3017 ext. 259

 

Knitting Group

West Lambton Community Health Centre hosts a “Knit & Natter Knitting Group,” to knit hats and mittens for those in need. Accepting donations of completed hats and mittens. 429 Exmouth St., 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Monthly, every first Thursday. No registration required. For more, call 519-344-3017

 

Habitat Cleanup

Sarnia Environmental Advisory Committee invites the public to help improve Sarnia’s natural areas by cleaning the Art Teasell Wildlife Refuge prairie garden, 6:30 pm. to 8:30 p.m. Blackwell Road, 0.4 miles east of Modeland Road. Bring gloves and shovel. For more, contact brendalorenz@hotmail.com or brandylfenwick@gmail.com

 

Friday, May 3

 

Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo celebration with games, drinks, maracas and mariachi, raffle, silent auction, 50/50 draw, photo booth, and food by Personal Touch Eatery and Catering. Point Edward Memorial Arena, 210 Monk St., 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Cost $20 adults, $10 children. Proceeds to Heaven’s Wildlife Rescue. For more, contact events@heavenswildliferescue.org

 

Prenatal Classes

A program offered by Twin Bridges NPLC to explore various topics and strategies to navigate pregnancy, delivery and infant care. Feel free to attend with support person. 153 Christina St. S., 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Fridays until May 31. Register at www.tbnplc.com

 

Student Art Show

The Lambton County Student Art Show opes at the Lawrence House Centre for the Arts, featuring works by students from six schools in Grades 9-12. Awards reception at 7 p.m. 127 Christina St. S. Show runs till May 30. For more, call 519-337-0507

 

Roller Skating

A night of roller skating at the Clearwater Arena, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.. $7 adults (cash only), $5 under 16 (must wear helmet). Rentals available, inline skates allowed. From more, see “Rollerskating in Sarnia” on Facebook, or call Brad at 519-384-0612

 

Live Music

The Casuals perform live at Cheeky Monkey as part of the monthly First Friday festivities. Featuring new art show and sale by Bill Walters. 130 Christina St. N., 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more, visit www.cheekymonkeysarnia.ca

 

Seniors Coffee

West Lambton Community Health Centre hosts a seniors’ coffee and board games day, each First Friday of the month. 429 Exmouth St., 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Free. No registration required. For more, call 519-344-3017

 

Student Art Show

Lambton County Student Art Show opening at the Lawrence House, 127 Christina St. S., 6:30 p.m. Features art created by students in grades 9-12 from six schools. Exhibit runs until May 30. For more, contact 519-337-0507 or lawrencehouse@live.com, or visit www.lawrencehouse.ca

 

Saturday, May 4

 

Animal Food Drive

Feed The Furbabies is a food drive for animals in need. Collection bags explaining what’s needed will be delivered in some areas, or pick up bags at the the Sarnia & District Humane Society, Jamaican Sun, or by calling organizer Courtney Levert at 519-381-9897

 

Used Book Sale

A used book sale and more at St. Giles Presbyterian Church, 770 Lakeshore Rd., 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Includes turkey pies, butter tarts, herb plants and a cafe. Featuring local author Linda Stauth. Bring a non-perishable food item for Inn of the Good Shepherd for a free book. For more, call 519-542-2253

 

Paddling Film Festival

The 2019 Paddling Film Festival Tour hosted in Sarnia by the Lambton Outdoor Club. Theatre Forty Two, 900 Devine St., 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Open to public. Tickets $10, available at www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org, at door with cash, or at Wawanosh Watercraft, 1801 Blackwell Rd. For more, call 519-336-3919

 

Keyboard Crawl

Kings of the Keyboards Crawl is a pipe organ crawl beginning at St. Paul’s United Church, 360 Devine St., 12:30 p.m. Opportunity to tour, hear and play four historic pipe organs in four heritage churches, including St. Andrew’s, All Saints, and Central United. $17 advance, $20 at door. Students of all ages, free. For more, see event listing on Cheeky Monkey website, or call 519-332-0978

 

Garage &Bake Sale

Ladies Guild Garage and Bake Sale at Trinity Anglican Church, 1194 Murphy Rd., 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. To book a table, call Joan Lake at 519-542-3559

 

Trivial Pursuit

Central United Church hosting a Trivial Pursuit Night to raise money for the Huron House Boys’ Home. Join a table or bring friends. 220 George St., doors open 6:30 p.m. Tickets at the church, $18 in advance, $20 at door. Includes pizza and refreshments. For more, call 519-344-4561, Tuesday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

 

Bake Sale

The Dante Club is holding a Mother’s Day bake sale, featuring homemade gnocchi, pasta sauce, meatballs, ciambelle, focaccia and sweets. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., in Amici Hall. 1330 London Rd. For more, contact Rina at 519-869-6060

 

Basement Sale

Corunna United Church holding a basement sale at 198 Hill St., from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. For more, contact Sylvia at 519-862-1040

 

Celtic Evening

Sarnia School of Irish Dance presents 20th annual “A Celtic Evening,” a showcase of traditional Irish dance. Imperial Theatre, 168 Christina St. N., 7 p.m. Tickets $18 adults, $15 seniors and students, or $60 group rate of 4, available at box office. For more, visit the School’s Facebook page, or email sarniaschoolofirishdance@hotmail.com

 

Hike

The Lambton Outdoor Club is hiking at Mystery Falls. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Spring Bazaar

Wellings of Corunna is hosting a spring bazaar, with more than 25 vendors and local artisans. 180 Bunker St., Corunna, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more, call Suzanne at 519-778-0539

 

Mom’s Day Market

At Sarnia Christian School, featuring more than 40 vendors and a silent auction. Proceeds to the Sexual Assault Survivors

Centre. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 1273 Exmouth St., For more, call 519-383-7750

 

Sunday, May 5

 

Walk For Kids

“Walk so Kids Can Talk” is a 5k walk in support of Kids Help Phone. Sign up as individual or a team. Beginning at Canatara Park Pavilion, 9 a.m. Free. For info or to register or donate, visit www.walksokidscantalk.ca

 

Live Music

Lindley Creek performs Missouri Ozark Mountain music at Huron Baptist Church, 1285 Michigan Ave., 7 p.m. For more, call 519-542-4581 or visit www.huronbaptistchurch.org

 

Mexican Dinner

A Cinco de Mayo Mexican-themed meal in support of the Lambton Centre. Mild or spicy options. Grace United Church, 990 Cathcart Blvd., 5 p.m. Advance tickets only. $15 adults, $8 children 12-17, $5 children 6-11, free for 5 and under. For more, contact 519-786-5663 or info@lambtoncentre.com

 

Monday, May 6

 

Senior Line Volunteers

Family Counselling Centre seeking volunteers to train to place outbound call to seniors who live alone and are isolated. 1086 Modeland Rd., Info session at 6:30 p.m. To register, call Sharon at 519-336-0120, ext. 249

 

Hospice Open House

St. Joseph’s Hospice holding an Open House for a behind-the-scenes look at the community facility. 475 Christina St. N., 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. For more, call Maria Muscedere at 519-337-0537

 

Chair Yoga

Twin Bridges NPLC offering a free yoga program suitable for most abilities, using chairs for support. Mondays until May 27, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. or 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., and Wednesdays until May 29, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. 153 Christina St. S. Register at www.tbnplc.com

 

Gentle Yoga

Twin Bridges NPLC offering free introductory-level yoga program for adults, suitable for most abilities. Bring your own mat. 153 Christina St. S., 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays until May 27. Register at www.tbnplc.com

 

Tuesday, May 7

 

Women’s Fitness

Twin Bridges NPLC offering a free bootcamp-style fitness class that includes cardiovascular, strength and flexibility exercises. Suitable for most levels. Consult Primary Care Provider before participating. 153 Christina St. S. (Front Street entrance), 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays until May 28. Register at www.tbnplc.com

 

Yoga

Twin Bridges NPLC offering a free yoga program for adults, suitable for most levels. Bring your own mat. 153 Christina St. S. (Front Street entrance), 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays until May 28. Register at www.tbnplc.com

 

Open House

Sarnia-Lambton Economic Partnership hosting an open house for National Economic Development Week. Learn about economic development and why it’s important to the community, as well as Economic Partnership’s current projects. 1086 Modeland Rd., 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Light refreshments provided. All welcome. For more, call 519-332-2504

 

Photography

Peter Smith presents “Journey through Morocco,” a presentation on his experiences and what he learned about the country, its people and customs. Meeting of the Sarnia Photographic Club. Sarnia Library Auditorium, 124 Christina St. S., social time 6:30 p.m. Non-members can attend two free meetings. For more, visit www.sarniaphotoclub.com

 

Easy Hike

The Lambton Outdoor Club “Easy Hikers” are walking at Germain Park. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Wednesday, May 8

 

Meaning Of Life

Ken Bryson, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, will give a talk on “A Systems Analysis of Medicine, and Healing Medicine,” at the Strangway Community Centre, 10 a.m., 60 East St. N. For more, call 519-332-0656

 

Fish Fry Dinner

Camlachie United Church hosts 14th annual Fish Fry, served buffet style. 6784 Camlachie Rd., 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Take out and gluten-free available. $20 adults, $5 children 6 to 10, and free under 6. Advance tickets only. For tickets, call 519-899-4720 or Sue at 519-869-2102. For more, visit www.camlachieunited.ca

 

Mindful Living

A four-week session offered by Twin Bridges NPLC to share topics and strategies that relate to mindfulness in everyday life. 153 Christina St. S. (Front St. entrance), 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Wednesdays until May 29. Register at www.tbnplc.com

 

Green Drinks

An informal gathering featuring Amy Meeker-Taylor and Kirsten Lyons, leading a discussion on celebrating the mighty sturgeon. Free. 100 Christina St. N., open 6:30 p.m., discussion at 7 p.m. For more, contact greendrinkssarnia@outlook.com

 

Day Hospice

St Joseph’s Hospice offers a Day Hospice for anyone with a life-limiting illness. Relaxation, entertainment, lunch and supportive sharing. Second and fourth Wednesday of each month. Assessment required prior to attendance. Free. For more, contact Lisa Adams at 519-337-0537 ext. 126 or ladams@sjhospice.ca

 

Slow Spokes

The Lambton Outdoor Club “Slow Spokes” are riding the Howard Watson Nature Trail. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

British Cars

The Bluewater British Car Club welcomes people who own or are interested in British and European cars to monthly meetings at Paddy Flaherty’s, 130 Seaway Rd. Dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7:30 p.m. For more, visit www.bluewaterbritishcarclub.ca

 

BBQ Chicken

Canon Davis Memorial Church holding a barbecue chicken dinner, 380 Russell St. N., 5 p.m. Tickets $15 adults, $7 for children. Takeout available. To reserve tickets, call 519-344-9531

 

Thursday, May 9

 

Spring Tea

Our Lady of Mercy Church CWL holding a spring tea featuring jewelry table, purses, scarves, springs rolls and baking. Free admission, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.. Lunch, $7, of sandwiches, desserts and beverage. Proceeds to charity. For more, call 519-383-7541 ot 519-332-5382

 

Meditation

Twin Bridges NPLC offering a free four-week session designed for individuals with an established meditation practice interested a group setting for guided meditation. 153 Christina St. S. (Front St. entrance), 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Thursdays until May 30. Register at www.tbnplc.com

 

Leading as a Woman

A group that will explore the work of Brene Brown and how it relates to authentic leadership, both personally and professionally. Offered by Twin Bridges NPLC. 153 Christina St. S., 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays until May 23. Register at www.tbnplc.com

 

Mother’s Day

St. Joseph’s Hospice Caring Hearts Children’s Program offering a Mother’s Day special event for children who have experienced the death of a mother, grandmother or other mother figure. Assessment required prior to attendance. 475 Christina St. N., 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Free. To schedule, contact Kayla Slegers at 519-337-0537 ext. 114 or kslegers@sjhospice.ca.

 

Gallery in the Grove

Family Night at Gallery in the Grove. Bring family and friends to annual Senior High School Exhibition with highlights from the VALS program “Fast Forward.” 2618 Hamilton Park Rd., extended hours 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. For more, visit www.galleryinthegrove.com or call 519-869-4643

 

Habitat Cleanup

Sarnia Environmental Advisory Committee invites the public to help improve Sarnia’s natural areas by removing garlic mustard weeds and spreading wood chips at Canatara Park. 6:30 pm. to 8:30 p.m. At Tarzanland entrance. Bring gloves, shovel, rake, and large pails or wheelbarrow. For more, contact brendalorenz@hotmail.com or brandylfenwick@gmail.com

 

Friday, May 10

 

Toronto Bus Trip

Deadline to purchase tickets for a bus trip to the ROM and Gardiner Museum in Toronto with Gallery in the Grove. Trip takes place June 8th. Tickets, $110 non-members. Bus departs Canadian Tire parking lot at 7:45am, returns at 8pm. For more and schedule, visit www.galleryinthegrove.com

 

Live Music Cafe

Jimmy Allen and Jeff Black perform, and Sisters of Soul host at the Live Music Cafe. Foursquare Church, 207 Talfourd St., 7:30 p.m. Donations welcome. For more, contact Fran at 1voice2sing@gmail.com

 

Saturday, May 11

 

Craft & Plants

Dunlop United Churchhost a craft fair and plant sale, including perennials, crafts, baking, refreshments, yard sale, used books, free coffee and prize draws. 757 Rosedale Ave., 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free admission. All welcome, wheelchair accessible. For more, contact 519-337-3061 ext. 22 or dunlopspringsale@gmail.com, or visit www.dunlopuc.ca

 

Stamp Club Show

The Sarnia Stamp Club’s annual show features dealers and exhibits of philatelic and historical interest. Great Lakes Secondary School cafeteria, 275 Wellington St., 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Includes door prizes. All welcome. For more, visit www.sarniastampclub.com or contact sarniastampclub@cogeco.ca

 

Fish Fry

Order of the Eastern Star, Britannia Chapter No. 34, holding Fish Fry at Community of Christ Church, 2390 Lasalle Line, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tickets $20. For more, contact Jennifer at 519-882-4706

Bake Sale

At St. Luke’s United Church, featuring baking, crafts, turkey pot pies and other assorted vendors and various items. 350 Indian Rd. S., 9 a.m. to 12 noon. For more, call 519-344-1781

 

BBQ Dinner

A Cliff Erickson show and chicken and ham BBQ Dinner at Camlachie Community Centre, sponsored by Huron Shores Optimist Club Camlachie. 6767 Camlachie Rd., happy hour 6 p.m., dinner 7 p.m., show 8:30 p.m. Tickets, $25, by calling Jack at 519-899-4481, Steve at 519-331-1974 or Jim at 519-542-8326

 

Spring Tea

Friendship Support Circle holding its annual Spring Tea, at Community of Christ, 1104 Leckie Dr., 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Goodwill offering. Includes raffle. Proceeds from raffle to River City Vineyard Homeless Shelter. For more, call 519-336-2592

 

Plant Sale

Sarnia Horticultural Society holds its 39th annual Plant Sale including perennials, bulbs, groundcovers, shrubs, garden tools, magazines, containers, garden decor and more. Free advice from knowledgeable gardeners. 1435 Windermere Cres., 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Donations of plants welcome. For more, call Diane at 519-542-6539

 

Hike

The Lambton Outdoor Club is hiking the Maitland Trail in Goderich. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Paddling

The Lambton Outdoor Club is offering an Introduction to Paddling at the Pinery. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Stargazing

The Sarnia Royal Astronomical Society is hosting a public stargazing evening at Mike Weir Park, from dusk to 11 p.m. Binoculars and telescope available, or bring your own. Weather permitting. For more, email mr_scope2@hotmail.com

 

Sunday, May 12

 

Mother’s Day Walk

Breast Cancer Society of Canada holding its annual Mother’s Day Walk to raise money for breast cancer research. Canatara Park, starts at Seaway Kiwanis Pavillion. Registration at 9:30 a.m., walk from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more, visit www.bcsc.akaraisin.com/ui/mothersdaywalk2019/g/20044

 

Tuesday, May 14

 

Festival Stars

The Lambton County Music Festival stages its 90th “Stars of the Festival” celebration at Grace United Church, 990 Cathcart Blvd. Performances by the award winners and special guests start 7 p.m., $5 admission. For more, contact Marianne at 519-869-4024

 

Genealogy

Ben Dawson will discuss DNA and how to use it in research at a meeting of the Lambton County Branch of Ontario Genealogical Society. LDS Church, 1400 Murphy Rd., 7:30 p.m. Free & open to public. Call 519-383-0468 or email jdlk@bell.net

 

Baby Food

A session with a Registered Dietitian and Registered Nurse to explore the importance of infant nutrition and how to safely introduce solids. Hands-on experience to make your own baby food. 153 Christina St. S. (Front Street entrance), 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Register at www.tbnplc.com

 

Simply Organized

Learn about the benefits of keeping your home in order, how to manage time and techniques to enhance daily life. Mooretown Sports Complex, 1166 Emily St., Mooretown, 6:30 p.m. Free. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 237

 

Cooking Class

Rapids Family Health Team offering a free cooking class “Dining With Diabetes.” 1150 Pontiac Dr., 1:30 p.m. Also on May 15th, 9:30 a.m. Must pre-register by calling 519-339-8949

 

Easy Hike

The Lambton Outdoor Club “Easy Hikers” are walking near the Research Park on Wellington. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Wednesday, May 15

 

Slow Spokes

The Lambton Outdoor Club “Slow Spokes” are riding the Avoca Trail. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Thursday, May 16

 

Pasta Fest

The United Way of Sarnia-Lambton hosting a Pasta Fest at the Dante Club, 1330 London Rd., 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Includes 50/50 draw. Tickets $15 adults, $10 kids. Tickets available at United Way office, or by contacting 519-336-5452 or info@theunitedway.on.ca

 

Biking

The Lambton Outdoor Club begins weekly Thursday morning rides. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Habitat Cleanup

Sarnia Environmental Advisory Committee invites the public to help improve Sarnia’s natural areas by removing garlic mustard weeds and spreading wood chips at Canatara Park. 6:30 pm. to 8:30 p.m. At Tarzanland entrance. Bring gloves, shovel, rake, and large pails or wheelbarrow. For more, contact brendalorenz@hotmail.com or brandylfenwick@gmail.com

 

Saturday, May 18

 

Pokémon Go

Ask a Sister Sarnia is hosting an all-ages Pokémon Go Tournament, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Sarnia Public Library, elevator lobby. 124 Christina St. S. Master League (no normal types, no legendary). Children’s craft table and prizes available. All welcome. For more, call Jocelyn at 226-886-2930

 

Tuesday, May 21

 

Cooking for One

Session with a Registered Dietitian explores how home cooking can be simple and delicious. Hands-on program, light food samples. 153 Christina St. S. (Front St. entrance), 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Register at www.tbnplc.com

 

Stress Management

A session to better understand stress and find practical coping strategies for life’s challenges. Personal reflection and group discussion included. 153 Christina St. S., 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Register at www.tbnplc.com

 

Easy Hike

The Lambton Outdoor Club “Easy Hikers” are walking in Centennial Park. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Lawn Bowling

The Sarnia Lawn Bowling Club invites newcomers to a series of Open Houses at its facility in Germain Park, May 21, 22, 23 and 26, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Equipment and instruction provided. For more, contact sarnialb@hotmail.com

 

Wednesday, May 22

 

Grand Opening

Rapids Family Health Team hosting the grand opening of its Access to Care Centre at 481 London Rd., 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Includes free barbecue, cake, tours, prizes and giveaways. All welcome. For more, call 519-339-8949

 

Day Hospice

St Joseph’s Hospice offers a Day Hospice for anyone with a life-limiting illness. Relaxation, entertainment, lunch and supportive sharing. Second and fourth Wednesday of every month. Assessment required prior to attendance. Free. For more, contact Lisa Adams at 519-337-0537 ext. 126 or ladams@sjhospice.ca

 

Slow Spokes

The Lambton Outdoor Club “Slow Spokes” are riding in Camlachie. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Thursday, May 23

 

Biking

The Lambton Outdoor Club is riding from Port Huron to St. Clair. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Professional Engineers

The Professional Engineers Ontario, Lambton Chapter, holding a spring membership meeting at the Best Western Guildwood Inn, 1400 Venetian Blvd., 6 p.m. Socializing, finger food buffet, and guest speaker Ed Brost on “Bitumen Beyond Combustion.” RSVP before May 17 at www.lambton.peo.on.ca

 

Celebrity Men

The Kidney Foundation of Canada presents its 8th annual Celebrity Men Fashion Event at the Dante Club, 1330 London Rd., 6:30 p.m. Serving hors d’oeuvres. Featuring special guest David Chilton. For tickets, call 519-344-3462 or visit www.kidney.ca/celebritymen

 

Habitat Cleanup

Sarnia Environmental Advisory Committee invites the public to help improve Sarnia’s natural areas by removing garlic mustard weeds and spreading wood chips at Canatara Park. 6:30 pm. to 8:30 p.m. At Tarzanland entrance. Bring gloves, shovel, rake, and large pails or wheelbarrow. For more, contact brendalorenz@hotmail.com or brandylfenwick@gmail.com

 

Friday, May 24

 

Roller Skating

A night of roller skating at the Clearwater Arena, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.. $7 adults (cash only), $5 under 16 (must wear helmet). Rentals available, inline skates allowed. From more, see “Rollerskating in Sarnia” on Facebook, or call Brad at 519-384-0612

 

Saturday, May 25

 

Paint it Forward

The Painted Cat holding a paint party to support the Relay for Life team, Terri’s Tribe. Village Gardens, 128 East St. N., 6 p.m. Must pre-register. For more, contact Kristen at 519-331-6678

 

Hike

The Lambton Outdoor Club is hiking Komoka Provincial Park. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Sunday, May 26

 

Paddling

The Lambton Outdoor Club is paddling the Snye River. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Biking

The Lambton Outdoor Club is riding to Wyoming. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Monday, May 27

 

Balance & Bone Health

Free five-week program facilitated by a registered Occupational Therapist. Designed to gradually improve balance and strength to avoid falls and keep bones healthy. 460 Christina St. N., 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays until June 24. To register, call 519-344-3017 ext. 259 or 519-339-8949

 

Tuesday, May 28

 

Overcoming Stress

Session at the West Lambton Community Health Centre to learn about stress, how it impacts and practical ways to limit and cope with everyday stress. 429 Exmouth St., 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Free. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 259

 

Tuesday, May 28

 

Easy Hike

The Lambton Outdoor Club “Easy Hikers” are walking at Suncor. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Wednesday, May 29

 

Slow Spokes

The Lambton Outdoor Club “Slow Spokes” are riding the Grand Bend Rotary Trail. For more, visit www.lambtonoutdoorclub.org

 

Thursday, May 30

 

Habitat Cleanup

The Sarnia Environmental Advisory Committee invites the public to help improve Sarnia’s natural areas by cleaning up a prairie garden at the corner of Christina and Davis streets. 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Bring gloves and shovel. For more, contact brendalorenz@hotmail.com or brandylfenwick@gmail.com

 

Thursday, June 6

 

Rebound Fundraiser

Sarnia-Lambton Rebound holding a handbag auction “Hearts & Handbags for Rebound.” Holiday Inn, 1498 Venetian Blvd. Silent and live auction of designer handbags. Ticket includes complimentary champagne, hors d’oeuvres, desserts, candy station, available online at www.reboundonline.com, and Rebound Office, 10 Lorne Cres.. For more, contact Anita at 519-344-2841 ext. 114 or fundraising@reboundonline.com

 

Tuesday, June 11

 

Genealogy

Nicole Aszalos will discuss the Lambton Archives: What Can We Learn, at a meeting of the Lambton Branch of Ontario Genealogical Society. LDS Church, 1400 Murphy Rd., 7:30 p.m. Free & open to public. For more, contact lambton@ogs.on.ca or visit www.lambton.ogs.on.ca

 

Wednesday, June 12

 

Day Hospice

St Joseph’s Hospice offers a Day Hospice for anyone with a life-limiting illness. Relaxation, entertainment, lunch and supportive sharing. Second and fourth Wednesday monthly. Assessment required prior to attendance. Free. For more, contact Lisa Adams at 519-337-0537 ext. 126 or ladams@sjhospice.ca

 

Thursday, June 13

 

Father’s Day

St. Joseph’s Hospice Caring Hearts Children’s Program offering a Father’s Day special event for children who have experienced the death of a father, grandfather or other father figure. Assessment required prior to attendance. 475 Christina St. N., 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Free. To schedule contact Orley Culverhouse at 519-337-0537, ext. 114 or oculverhouse@sjhospice.ca

 

Saturday, June 15

 

25th Reunion

The Lambton Youth Choir holding a 25th anniversary reunion, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., at the Camlachie Community Centrem 6767 Camlachie Rd. To register, see Facebook, email naglehar@gmail.com or call Harriet or Mike at 519-845-1004

 

Sunday, June 23

 

Car Show

Sarnia Street Machines’ annual Cruise in the Park car show at Canatara Park, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Car entry is $15. For more, visit www.sarniastreetmachines.com

 

Wednesday, June 26

 

Day Hospice

St Joseph’s Hospice offers a Day Hospice for anyone with a life-limiting illness. Relaxation, entertainment, lunch and supportive sharing. Second and fourth Wednesday monthly. Assessment required prior to attendance. Free. For more, contact Lisa Adams at 519-337-0537 ext. 126 or ladams@sjhospice.ca

 

 

Saturday, June 29

 

RC Flyers Open House

Bluewater RC Flyers holding a two-day Open House, June 29 and 30, 2590 Petrolia Line, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Limbo balloon burst, spot landing, night flying, stunt flying, and more. Raffle for sightseeing flight over Sarnia. Donated food items for Inn of the Good Shepherd appreciated. For more, contact Paul at pchitty@bell.net

 

Saturday, Aug. 3

 

Model Airplane Rally

Bluewater RC Flyers hosts its 42nd annual Memorial Scale Model Airplane Rally, including raffles, simulators, food. 2590 Petrolia Line. Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Raffle for sightseeing flight. Donated food items for Inn of the Good Shepherd appreciated. For more, contact Paul at pchitty@bell.net

 

Saturday, Sept. 14

 

Walk-a-thon & Bazaar

Heaven’s Wildlife Rescue holding 8th annual Walk-a-thon and Bazaar at Canatara Park, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Includes BBQ lunch, silent auction, bazaar, kids zone and wild zone, and live music. Dogs welcome. Prizes for most pledges, proceeds to Heaven’s Wildlife Rescue. For more, contact events@heavenswildliferescue.org

 

 

 

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