What’s happening week of Nov. 19

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

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

 

THURSDAY, NOV. 19

 

Feeding Children

Registered Dietitian Lynne Brown will discuss ‘Feeding Your Little Ones’ at the West and North Lambton Community Health Centre’s virtual People in Our Neighbourhood series. 1:30 p.m. To register, email svanderbent@nlchildcare.ca

 

Me, My Mask & I

A virtual session for those with questions, frustrations and/or personal challenges surrounding the need to wear a face mask. 10 a.m. To register, call 519-786-4545 ext. 235 or email ktieman@nlchc.com

 

Low Impact Exercise

Exercise classes offered Thursdays at Mooretown Sports Complex, 1166 Emily St. Call 519-344-3017 for times. All fitness levels and abilities welcome. Register at first class or online at www.nlchc.com/services/wellness-programs

 

FRIDAY, NOV. 20

 

Take-Out Dinner

United Way hosting a take-out dinner of frozen Lasagna or Shepherd’s Pie. Family Lasagna $55 (2 for $100). Small Lasagna $20 (2 for $35). Family Shepherd’s Pie $45 (2 for $80) or Small $15 (2 for $25). Pick up at Dante Club, 1330 London Rd., 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. To order, contact 519-336-5452, ext. 8 or rebecca@theunitedway.on.ca

 

 

Lawrence House

Local artists offer new selection of paintings, jewelry, pottery, knitting, cars, workworking and seasonal ornaments in the gift shop and gallery. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday to Sunday. Visit online store at https://shop.lawrencehouse.ca/. Curbside pick-up available. 127 Christina St. S., Call 519-337-0507

 

SATURDAY, NOV. 21

 

Christmas Bazaar

At the Navy Club, featuring 20 local vendors, baked goods, meat pies, and The Hot Lunch Café serving chili, tacos and hot dogs. 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., 1420 Lougar Ave. Social distancing in effect. All proceeds to Navy Club. From more, call Kim at 519-330-5068

 

MADD Fundraiser

Supporters can make a donation at tills during MADD Sarnia/Lambton’s ‘Cashier Ask’ fundraiser, taking place at Sunripe Sarnia, Robb Car’s No Frills Corunna, Foodland Wyoming, and Heidi’s Independent Grocer Petrolia. For more, call 519-339-9962

 

MONDAY, NOV. 23

 

Philosophy Talks

Ken Bryson will discuss human suffering at the Strangway Centre, 260 East St. N., 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. $10 for Centre members, $12 for non-members. Must register in advance by calling 519-332-0656.

 

Pulmonary Rehab

Learn to self-manage lung disease through education and exercise at West and North Lambton Community Health Centre’s Pulmonary Rehab. Mondays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. for existing clients. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. for new clients. For more, call Brenda at 519-786-4545 ext. 265 or Lorie at 519-491-2123, ext. 227

 

TUESDAY, NOV. 24

 

Fruit Cake Sale

Kiwanis Club selling Claxton Fruit Cakes Tuesday to Thursday at the Lambton Mall, and again on Dec. 1-3, while supplies last. 12 a.m. to 4 p.m. All proceeds to Kiwanis Golden K projects for children. For more, email Sheila Donald at s.donald@cogeco.ca

 

Curbside Dinner

Last day to order a Rotary Club Homestyle Chicken Curbside Dinner. Pick up Nov. 27 at Sarnia Golf & Curling Club, 500 Errol Rd. W., 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Dinner $44, two for $60. Includes $25 charitable tax receipt. Wine available for additional charge. To order, visit rotarysarniaBWL.org. For more, call 226-349-3524

 

Name That Tune

A game of “Name That Tune” at the Strangway Centre, with Steve Lane playing familiar songs on the piano. 260 East St. N., 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. $6 for non-members. Must register in advance by calling 519-332-0656

 

Night Light

West Lambton Community Health Centre taking names for the next virtual “Night Light” session. Find hope and wellness while managing mental illness. 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. To register, call 519-344-3017, ext. 223

 

THURSDAY, NOV. 26

 

Rayjon AGM

Annual general meeting of Rayjon Share Care of Sarnia, Inc. to be held only at 6:30 p.m.​ via Zoom. Visit www.rayjon.org to access the AGM package and instructions on how to join the virtual meeting

 

Blood Pressure

A virtual event to discuss hypertension and how to manage through lifestyle modifications, including a healthy diet and physical activity. 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. To register, call 519-786-4545 ext. 235 or email ktieman@nlchc.com

 

FRIDAY, NOV. 27

 

Secret Santa

Final day to shop at Pathways Health Centre for Children’s Secret Santa Shoppe. Make gift requests at www.pathwayscentre.org and pick up don Dec. 11, 1240 Murphy Rd., 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. COVID-19 safety measures in place. Hot chocolate and cookies provided at pick-up event. For more, call 519-542-3471

 

MONDAY, NOV. 30

 

Grief Seminar

A free, in-person “Surviving the Holidays” seminar to help those grieving a loved one’s death prepare for the holidays. Temple Baptist Church, 1410 Quinn Drive, 6:30 pm to 8:45 pm. For more, call 519-542-1427

 

Caregivers Support

St. Joseph’s Hospice hosting a free “Caregiving Through the Holidays” psychoeducational support group for caregiving of a loved one with a life-limiting illness. 1 p.m. To register, contact 519-337-0537 ext. 126 or ladams@sjhospice.ca

 

Philosophy Talks

Ken Bryson will discuss human suffering at the Strangway Centre, 260 East St. N., 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. $10 for Centre members, $12 for non-members. Must register in advance by calling 519-332-0656

 

Low Impact Exercise

Exercise classes offered Mondays at the Centennial Park flag court, London Road and Front Street. 10 a.m. All fitness levels and abilities welcome. Register at first class or online at www.nlchc.com/services/wellness-programs

 

Low Impact Exercise

A virtual exercise classes offered Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. All fitness levels and abilities welcome. To register, call 519-344-3017 ext. 237 or email adinell@nlchc.com to receive Zoom link

 

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 2

 

Grief Support

St. Joseph’s Hospice hosting a free, virtual “Coping Through the Holidays” information session for those grieving the death of a loved one. 7 p.m. To register, contact 519-337-0537 ext. 123 or supportiveservices@sjhospice.ca

 

THURSDAY, DEC. 3

 

Facts and Chat

Strangway Centre holding a free “Facts and Chat” event on preventing falls. In conjunction with the Rapid’s Family Health Team. 260 East St. N., 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Must register in advance by calling 519-332-0656

 

Gallery Show

Gallery in the Grove’s presents “Gifts of the Season,” local, handmade jewelry, ornaments, woodworking, resin art, and more. 2618 Hamilton Park Rd., Thursdays 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Runs till Dec. 12. For more, visit www.galleryinthegrove.com or the Gallery’s Facebook page, or call 519-869-4643

 

FRIDAY, DEC. 4

 

Lawrence House

Local artists offer new selection of paintings, jewelry, pottery, knitting, cars, workworking and seasonal ornaments in the gift shop and gallery. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday to Sunday. Visit online store at https://shop.lawrencehouse.ca/. Curbside pick-up available. 127 Christina St. S., Call 519-337-0507

 

SATURDAY, DEC. 5

 

Studio Art Show

Local artist J. Allison Robichaud holding a two-day open studio art show featuring oils, landscapes, floral and still life works. Saturday and Sunday. 705 Michigan Ave., 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Cash or cheque payment. For more, call 519-344-9071