What’s happening: week of Nov. 5

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. 5

 

Pulmonary Rehab

Manage lung disease, at West and North Lambton Community Health Centre’s Pulmonary Rehab. Virtual maintenance for existing clients, Mondays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Virtual 8-week program for new clients, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 460 Christina St. N., 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. For more, call 519-491-2123, ext. 227

 

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

 

Shibashi

Shibashi classes offered Thursdays at Mooretown Sports Complex, 1166 Emily St., 2:30 p.m. Easy to learn, perfect for beginners. Register at first class or online at www.nlchc.com/services/wellness-programs

 

 

FRIDAY, NOV. 6

 

Shibashi

West Lambton Community Health Centre holding Shibashi classes, Fridays at the Canatara Park Picnic Pavilion, 10 a.m. Easy to learn, perfect for beginners. Register at first class or online. For more, call 519-344-3017

 

Virtual Shibashi

West Lambton Community Health Centre holding virtual Shibashi classes on Fridays, 11 a.m. To register, call 519-344-3017 ext. 237 or email adinell@nlchc.com to receive Zoom link

 

SATURDAY, NOV. 7

 

Bazaar

Royal Canadian Naval Club holding a bazaar featuring 20 local vendors, baked goods, and a Hot Lunch Cafe. 1420 Lougar Ave., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Proceeds to support Relay for Life. Social distancing protocols in effect. For more, call 519-330-5068

 

MONDAY, NOV. 9

 

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

 

Chair Exercise

Exercise classes Mondays and Wednesdays in Canatara Park, near round washroom building to west of open field. 1:30 p.m. All fitness levels and abilities welcome. Register at first class or online at www.nlchc.com/services/wellness-programs

 

Chair Exercise

Virtual exercise classes offered Mondays, 1:30 p.m. All fitness levels and abilities welcome. To register, call 519-344-3017 ext. 237 or email adinell@nlchc.com to receive Zoom link

 

Virtual Meditation

Increase self-esteem, improve concentration, lower blood pressure and reduce stress with the West Lambton Community Health Centre’s virtual meditation classes. Mondays, 11 a.m. To register, call 519-344-3017 ext. 237 or email adinell@nlchc.com to receive Zoom link

 

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. 10

 

Rotary Club of Sarnia holding its 37th annual Rotary Auction, from Nov. 10 to Nov. 15, at www.sarniarotaryauction.com Funds raised support various children and youth initiatives in the community. For more information, or to make donations, visit www.rotarysarnia.com

 

Low Impact Exercise

Exercise classes offered Tuesdays at Canatara Park Pavilion to the right of bandshell, 10 a.m. All fitness levels and abilities welcome. Register at first class or online at www.nlchc.com/services/wellness-programs

 

 

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 11

 

Sarnia Legion is NOT hosting the annual Remembrance Day parade and cenotaph service in Veterans Park, to reduce the risk of COVID-19. Poppies will be available throughout the city, with proceeds supporting veterans in need

 

THURSDAY, NOV. 12

 

Genealogy

Ken McKinlay presents “Second World War: Researching the Canadian Fallen,” at a Lambton County Genealogical Society webinar. 7 p.m. To register, visit www.lambton.ogs.on.ca or email lambton@ogs.on.ca

 

Gallery Opening

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, NOV. 13

 

Hats and Mitts

The “100 Scarf” Knitting Group will hang hand-knitted scarves, mitts, and hats on the fence in front of the Lawrence House, 127 Christina St. S., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Anyone in need is welcome to take one. Remaining items will be given to those in need in the community. For more, visit www.lawrencehouse.ca

 

 

SATURDAY, NOV. 14

 

Culture and Cruisine

Rayjon Share Care hosts the second of three “Culture & Cuisine” events featuring authentic take-out food from Dolly’s Jerk Joint, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and virtual Caribbean culture tour with special guest speaker Mary McLaughlin at 8 p.m. Tickets, $50 and are on sale now at rayjon.org/culture-cuisine/  Proceeds support  education, health and the empowerment of women in Haiti & the Dominican Republic.

 

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 18

 

Glass Half Full

West Lambton Community Health Centre holding a virtual “Glass Half Full” event to learn strategies for living a life of optimism. 1:30 p.m. To register, call 519-344-3017 ext. 235 or email ktieman@nlchc.com to receive Zoom link

 

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

 

TUESDAY, DEC. 8

 

Genealogy

Lesley Anderson speaks about Pre-Confederation and Military Records at a Lambton County Genealogical Society webinar. 7 p.m. To register, visit www.lambton.ogs.on.ca or email lambton@ogs.on.ca.

 

THURSDAY, DEC. 10

 

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