FRIDAY, SEPT. 15
FAMILY STORY TIME: is 10 a.m. at the Bewdley branch of the Cobourg Public Library, a drop-in 30-minute program designed to foster reading-readiness skills with stories, rhymes, songs and activities. For more information, call 905-372-9271. TWICE-AROUND PROGRESSIVE EUCHRE: plus a time for tea and sweets is the 1 p.m. program at the Market Building (201 Second St., Cobourg). For more information, call 905-372-7177.
DUPLICATE BRIDGE: starts at 1 p.m. at the Columbus Community Centre, 232 Spencer St. E., Cobourg. Everyone is welcome (bring your own partner). For more information, call 905-885-7440.
PORT HOPE FAIR: takes place this weekend at the Port Hope Agricultural Park, with displays, demonstrations, dog-agility trials, demolition derby, live entertainment and midway. Hours are 4 to 11 p.m. today, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call 905-395-FAIR (3247) or visit www. porthopefair.com. MESSY CHURCH: is a family time of activities, stories, lessons and songs (plus dinner) that runs from 5 to 7 p.m. at St. George’s Anglican Church in Grafton.
BINGO: at the Loyal Orange Lodge (397 Ontario St., Cobourg) starts at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m., and everyone is welcome. COBOURG DANCE CLUB: invites you to their dance — the theme this time is Country and Western Night — from 7:30 to 12:30 p.m. at the Columbus Community Centre (232 Spencer St. E., Cobourg). Admission includes spot dances and door prizes, and meal tickets are available for the buffet. SATURDAY, SEPT. 16 COBOURG FARMERS’ MARKET: runs from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Market Square, just south of Victoria Hall, offering fresh food, gifts, crafts, wine and more. PORT HOPE FARMERS’ MARKET: runs from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. behind the town hall at 56 Queen St., offering seasonal fruits, vegetables, crafts, baked goods and more.
TRILLIUM WALKERS: invite you along on their five- or 10-km. walk, starting at 9 a.m. For more information, call 905-372-6430 or 905-373-6048. TRANSPORT SOCIAL CLUB: invites you to their dance from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Port Hope Lions’ hall (29 Thomas St.), featuring a live country band. For more information, call 905-3492519.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 17
TRILLIUM WALKERS: invite you along on their five- or 10-km. walk, starting at 9 a.m. For more information, call 905-372-6430 or 905-373-6048. BUFFET BREAKFAST: from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the Columbus Community Centre, 232 Spencer St. E., with tickets available at the
door. For more information, all 905372-2991.
MOON EUCHRE: is hosted by Port Hope Legion (29 Thomas St.). Register at noon and play at 1 p.m., and everyone is welcome. For more information, call 905-885-6585.
ROSENEATH CAROUSEL: is ready to go at the Roseneath Fairgrounds, open for rides between 1 and 3 p.m. For more information, visit www. roseneathcarousel.com.
MONDAY, SEPT. 18
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS: meets seven days a week in a number of locations throughout Northumberland. For more information, call 1-866-951-3711. BASIC, ADVANCED AND DIABETIC
FOOT CARE: offered today and Wednesday by the Victorian Order of Nurses on a fee-for-service basis at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 200 King St. W., Cobourg. To make your appointment, call 1-888-279-4866 ext. 5346.
SENIORS’ ACTIVITIES: quite a wide variety of them — from cards and crafts to fitness and even square dancing— run weekdays at the Cobourg & District Seniors’ Encore Club at St. Peter’s Anglican Church (240 College St.). To join, call 905373-6252. JUST-THE-BASICS DIABETES WORKSHOP: runs from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Cobourg Community Centre (750 D’Arcy St.). To register, call the Port Hope Northumberland Community Health Centre at 905-885-2626. COBOURG AND DISTRICT SENIORS’ FRIENDSHIP BRIDGE GROUP: invites seniors aged 55plus to come enjoy a game of bridge from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Market Building (201 Second St.). For more information, call 905-373-1328. WOMEN’S WELLNESS GROUP: meets at 1:30 p.m. at the Port Hope Community Health Centre (99 Toronto Rd.) to enjoy fun, fellowship, a healthy snack, gentle exercise and an interesting program. To register, call 905-885-2626. FALLS-PREVENTION PROGRAM: at the Port Hope Northumberland Community Health Centre (99 Toronto Rd.) runs at 2 p.m. today and 2:15 p.m. Wednesday, and is open to all. For more information, call 905-885-2626. EMOTIONS, RELATIONSHIPS AND THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS: is a
series for adult women that begins today from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Port Hope Northumberland Community Health Centre (99 Toronto Rd.). To register, call 905-885-2626. NORDIC POLE-WALKING CLASSES: begin at 4 p.m at the Port Hope Northumberland Community Health Centre (99 Toronto Rd.). To register, call 905885-2626.
PROGRESSIVE EUCHRE: is the program at Bewdley Legion (5063 Lake St.), starting at 6:30 p.m., and everyone is welcome. For more information, call 905-797-2070.
BID EUCHRE: is on at the Lions Community Centre (157 Elgin St. E., Cobourg). Register at about 6 p.m., and play at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome. DIVORCE CARE AND RECOVERY: is the focus of 7 p.m. self-help groups at Fellowship Baptist Church (469 Elgin St. W., Cobourg) for those of all faiths — Divorce Care for adults and DC4K (Divorce Care for Kids) for those aged six to 12 who struggle with their parents’ separation or divorce. Everyone welcome – for more information, call 905-372-8732. DUPLICATE BRIDGE: at 7 p.m. at the Columbus Community Centre, 232 Spencer St. E., Cobourg. For more information, call 905-8857440 or visit cobourgdbc.com.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 19
TRILLIUM WALKERS: invite you along on their five- or 10-km. walk, starting at 9 a.m. For more information, call 905-372-6430 or 905-373-6048. FREE EXERCISE CLASS: is offered today and Thursday from 9:15 to 10 a.m. at the Keeler Centre (80 Division St., Colborne), designed for seniors and those with physical limitations. For more information, call Brenda at 905-355-2989. BREASTFEEDING CLINIC AND SUPPORT: are available today from 10 a.m. to noon at 170 Main St., Brighton, with the chance to discuss questions and concerns with a family-health nurse. To book an appointment, call the health unit at 1-866-888-4577. CARDS AND DARTS: hosted by the 55 Club at Colborne Legion (92 King St. E., Colborne) at 1 p.m. DRIFTWOOD BRIDGE CLUB: meets at 1:15 p.m. at the Cobourg Memorial Temple (412 Victoria St.), and new members are welcome — for more information, call Arthur Joynt at 905-372-7177. LADIES’ SOCIAL GROUP: invites senior ladies to the Community Care Northumberland office in Colborne (11 King St. E.) for conversation and fellowship at 1 p.m. For more information, call Maretta at 905-355-2989. CHRONIC PAIN WORKSHOP SERIES: begins today from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at St. Peter’s Anglican Church (240 College St., Cobourg). To register, call 1-866-971-5545.
MYSTERY MOVIE: begins at 2 p.m. at Port Hope Public Library (31 Queen St.). Today’s feature is Without A Clue (1988). For more information, call 905-885-4712. YOUTH DROP-IN PROGRAM: invites young people aged 12 to 18 for activities (such as cooking, games, and arts and crafts), starting at 3 p.m. at the Jack Burger Sports Complex in Port Hope.
SEXUAL-HEALTH CLINIC: from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in Cobourg provides confidential access to cervical screening, low-cost birth control, pregnancy testing, sexual-health information and testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections. To book an appointment, call the health unit at 1-866-8884577 ext. 1205.