eDUcAtion niGHt: 7-8 p.m. at Discovery North Bay Museum, Canadian Pacific Gallery, 100 Ferguson St., You are invited to a free evening of education with the North Bay Heritage Gardeners and Master Gardeners of North Bay. The topic is Introduction to sustainable garden practices with Master Gardeners Lynn Farintosh, Faith Baldwin and Peggy Avery. Master Gardeners are volunteers who offer an abundance of gardening knowledge and have extensively studied horticulture. Participants are asked to pre-register by noon Wednesday by calling 705-472-4006 or emailing heritage.gardeners@ heritagenorthbay.com oct. 13 JAM niGHt: Friday night jam session at Corbeil Four Seasons Club. If you love to play an instrument, sing or just love music, Corbeil Four Seasons is the place you want to be. All are welcome DinneR: The men’s group at St. John the Divine Anglican Church, 301 Main St. E. hosts an all-you-can-eat ham and scalloped potato dinner from 5-7 p.m. Enjoy ham, scalloped potatoes, coleslaw, dessert and a drink. Adults $12, students $9, children ages six to 12 $5, and children under six eat free. Glutenfree option available. DinneR: Chalmers United Church, South River holds its chicken ‘n’ ribs dinner at the church from 6-7 p.m. Everyone welcome. DinneR: The ladies auxiliary to Legion Branch 23 serves cabbage rolls with mashed or fries, veggie and tea or coffee for $9.50from 4:30-7 p.m. Meat draw at 5 p.m. Murphy’s Law entertains from 7-11 p.m. Catch the Ace tickets on sale from 3:306:30 p.m. with the draw at 7 p.m. tGiF DinneR: West Ferris Legion serves Octoberfest sausage with sauerkraut (optional), German potato salad, German green beans, salad, pumpernickel bread, dessert, coffee and tea for $12. oct. 14 BRUncH: The West Ferris community brunch takes place from 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m. at St. John’s Anglican Church, 301 Main St. E. Bring your friends for free pancakes and sausages with all the trimmings. DARts: Corbeil Four Seasons Club hosts Saturday fun darts with registration at noon. Game starts at 1 p.m. Cost is only $2. DAnce: Corbeil Four Seasons Club hosts a ‘50s and ‘60s dance. Tickets are $10 and available by calling Claire at 705-495-9477. Doors open at 7 p.m. Hot dogs, French fries and milkshake floats available. Live entertainment by J.R. Aubertin. Dress up in your best outfit and come and have some fun. RocKtoBeRFest: The North Bay Real Estate Board, in support of the North Bay Food Bank, hosts live entertainment featuring Murder Murder, Main Street Echo, Peter Cliche Band, David Dino White, Ben Hermann, Rose-Erin Stokes, Grooove, Cole Fournier and more on Main Street between Fraser and Ferguson from 2-10 p.m. Admission is a non-perishable food donation. FUnDRAisinG conceRt: October is breast cancer awareness month and several performers have combined to produce a terrific show at Trinity United Church in support of breast cancer research. The lineup includes The Brian Risk Band, Jennifer Plummer, Erik James Faucon, Widdifield Performing Arts the Wildcats will be sharing their vocal troupe to support this show, and Rod Carley. 7:30 p.m. Tickets available at the door $10 minimum donation ($20 or more includes a tax receipt) RUMMAGe sAle: Omond Memorial United Church, 319 McKenzie Ave., rummage sale from 9 a.m.-noon great selection of fall and winter clothing, shoes, hats, purses, jewelry and more. tURKeY sUPPeR: Chisholm United Church hosts its annual turkey supper from 4:30-7 p.m. Everyone welcome. oct. 15 oUR HosPitAl WAlK/RUn: Walk, run or volunteer to help purchase new medical equipment for the community. Register at OurHospitalWalkRun.ca. oct. 16 MeetinG: The North Bay Horticultural Society meets at 312 Greenwood Ave., 7 p.m. The meeting and social will be followed by guest speaker Dielle Raymond, doctor of naturopathic medicine who discusses how local foods are “superfoods” with emphasis on hormone balance, immune system balance and healing the digestive track. Guest speaker is followed by Q &A with Master Gardeners. Guests and new members are welcome. oct. 17 WoRKsHoP: Growing trees indoors and recycled veggies with Julie Hordyk at 250 Clark in Powassan 6:30 p.m. Bring the kids. Free lemon and avocado trees to give away. WoRKsHoP: Growing trees indoors and recycled veggies with Julie Hordyk at 250 Clark in Powassan 6:30 p.m. Bring the kids. Free lemon and avocado trees to give away. oct. 18 MeetinG: The Canadian Federation University Women North Bay invites you to its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m., Cementation (back door). Speaker Major B. Tinsley discusses women in the military. Guests welcome. www.cfuwnorthbay.ca tecH tAlK: The Business Centre Nipissing Parry Sound Inc.’s Business Week event has a technology theme, and will showcase six businesses from North Bay. The panel event, at the Grande Event Centre from 8-10 a.m., features a moderated panel discussion along with tips and advice for existing and future entrepreneurs. Featured businesses for the Tech Talk event include Buzzmasters.ca, The Game of Things, Hard Hat Hunter, Moore Development and Tangr and VS Group. The event is free but registration is required before 4:30 p.m. Friday. Contact Michelle Hong at The Business Centre by calling 705-474-0400 ext. 2528. GeneRAl MeetinG: Callander Horticultural Society meets. Guest speakers Gary and Linda McFadyen chat about micro greens. Master Gardener available for questions, social to follow. Meeting begins at 7 p.m. Community Centre, Swale Street. oct. 19 WoRKsHoP: Watercolour and drawing workshop with Sandra Reed at 250 Clark in Powassan 10 a.m. Drop in. WoRKsHoP: Watercolour Workshop with Sandra Reed at 250 Clark in Powassan 10 a.m. Drop in. oct. 20 DinneR: The ladies auxiliary to Legion Branch 23 serves hot hamburger sandwich with mashed or fries, veggie and tea or coffee for $9.50 from 4:30-7 p.m. Meat draw at 5 p.m. Ramblin Fever entertains from 7-11 p.m. Catch the Ace tickets on sale from 3:30-6:30 p.m. with the draw at 7 p.m. sPAGHetti sUPPeR: Christ Church Anglican, 312 Greenwood Ave., serves spaghetti supper from 5-7 p.m. Enjoy spaghetti with veggie or meat sauce, salad, rolls, dessert, and tea or coffee for just $12 per person. tGiF DinneR: West Ferris Legion serves barbecued chicken quarters with mash potatoes, veggies, salad, roll, dessert, coffee or tea for $12. oct. 21 AWARDs: Powassan Fall Fair Awards and Volunteer Appreciation Night, 7 p.m. upstairs at the Powassan Arena. Adult and child prizes awarded, light snacks and refreshments provided, silent auction, door prizes. coUntRY MAtinee: The Fraser Tavern, 680 Fraser St., presents Richard Kennedy and The Skweeky Wheel Band. 3-6 p.m. Good time fiddle and country music. No cover. Wellness FAiR: Women’s Wellness Fair at 250 Clark in Powassan 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Inspiring talks, health information and pampering. See www.250clark.ca oct. 22 eUcHRe: A bid euchre tournament takes place at Corbeil Park Hall, 392 Hwy 94, Corbeil. Registration from 11 a.m.-noon. Lunch served at noon and the game begins at 1 p.m. Cost $10. Please pre-register by Oct. 18 by contacting Marie at 705-7524297.