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WED­NES­DAY, OCT. 11

BAR­RIE WOMEN’S CON­NEC­TION: Spend A Morn­ing With Wendy at the Bar­rie Women’s Con­nec­tion morn­ing cof­fee event tak­ing place at the Bar­rie Le­gion, 410 St. Vin­cent St., from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Wendy Farha, singer, song­writer, mu­si­cian, co­me­dian, and gifted com­mu­ni­ca­tor will en­ter­tain and in­spire with her songs, sto­ries, and hi­lar­i­ous sense of hu­mour. Ad­mis­sion is $8. Reser­va­tions re­quired.

THURS­DAY, OCT. 12

SCOT­TISH COUN­TRY DANC­ING: Come dance ev­ery Thurs­day evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at Unity Chris­tian High School, 25 Bur­ton Ave. This tra­di­tional dance of Scot­land is fun, so­cial, and great ex­er­cise for both mind and body. No part­ner nec­es­sary, just show up. Cost is $5 per night. For more in­for­ma­tion, call Su­san or Bill Scott, 705-737-2493.

SATUR­DAY, OCT. 14

CRAFT SALE AND MORE: Come out to Big Cedar Es­tates, 1844 Line 13 North at Bass Lake Sideroad, Oro-Me­donte from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and en­joy the an­nual craft sale. More than 14 ven­dors of­fer­ing hand­made crafts and much more.

MONDAY, OCT. 16

BAR­RIE SOUTH LIONS CLUB: The Lions meet the first and third Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at Herb n Sage restau­rant on Essa Road. To get in­volved with this group of men and women who iden­tify needs in the com­mu­nity and work to ful­fill them con­tact Zachary Day, 705-229-9001, or visit Bar­rieSouthLion­sClub.ca. GEN­TLE MOVES: Gen­tle Moves, a dance class for those with Parkin­son’s dis­ease, mul­ti­ple scle­ro­sis, chronic pain, or ac­quired brain in­jury, takes place from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at Col­lier Street United Church, 112 Col­lier St., ev­ery Monday through Dec. 4. Open to men and women of all ages. Care­givers are wel­come to at­tend and par­tic­i­pate. Cost for the 10-week ses­sion led by in­struc­tor Miriam Gold­berger is $99. Pre-reg­is­tra­tion re­quired. For in­for­ma­tion, call 705-716-5669, email what­dance­cando@gmail.com or visit what­dance­cando.ca. BAR­RIE SOUTH LIONS CLUB: The Lions meet the first and third Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at Herb n Sage restau­rant on Essa Road. To get in­volved with this group of men and women who iden­tify needs in the com­mu­nity and work to ful­fill them con­tact Zachary Day, 705-229-9001, or visit Bar­rieSouthLion­sClub.ca.

TUES­DAY, OCT. 17

BAR­RIE GOLDEN K KI­WA­NIS: Those in­ter­ested in mak­ing a dif­fer­ence are in­vited to join the Bar­rie Golden K Ki­wa­nis, a group of re­tired men vi­tally in­ter­ested in the com­mu­nity, the wel­fare of the chil­dren of Bar­rie, and chil­dren around the world. The group meets at 9 a.m. on Tues­days morn­ings at St. Paul’s Angli­can Church, cor­ner of Yonge and Maple­view, just south of the Bar­rie South GO train sta­tion. For details visit ki­wanis­bar­riegold­enk.ca. INDIGE­NOUS FALL LEC­TURE SE­RIES: Dr. Cyn­thia Wes­ley-Esquimaux and Tareyn John­son present Mov­ing To­wards Re­con­nec­tion, a look at the im­pact of colo­nial­ism, the In­dian Act, and res­i­den­tial schools, as well as the im­pli­ca­tions of rec­on­cil­i­a­tion, hid­den or un­con­scious colo­nial­ism and the mean­ing of in­di­g­e­niza­tion. The lec­ture, cour­tesy of Third Age Bar­rie Life­long Learn­ing As­so­ci­a­tion, takes place at Grace United Church, Cook and Grove streets, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. For details call Pat Mans­field, 705721-8356 or email pat­mans­field@hot­mail.com.

WED­NES­DAY, OCT. 18

MU­SIC AT ST. AN­DREW’S: Or­gan­ist Si­mon Walker, di­rec­tor of mu­sic and or­gan­ist at St. Jude’s Angli­can Church, Oakville, and ac­com­pa­nist to the Pax Christi Cho­rale per­forms at noon at St. An­drew’s Pres­by­te­rian Church, 47 Owen St., Bar­rie. Adults $5, stu­dents free. For details, call 705-726-1181.

FRIDAY, OCT. 20

LIONS PAN­CAKE DIN­NER: The Lions host a pan­cake din­ner at Col­lier United Church, 112 Col­lier St., from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Adults $7, chil­dren 12 and un­der $4. Tick­ets avail­able at the door.

SUN­DAY, OCT. 22

ANGLI­CAN BOOK OF COM­MON PRAYER SER­VICE OF EVEN­SONG: All are in­vited to a tra­di­tional Angli­can Book of Com­mon Prayer ser­vice of even­song at St. John’s Angli­can Church, Waver­ley at 7 p.m. The most Rev­erend Colin John­son, Arch­bishop of the Dio­cese of Toronto pre­sid­ing. The Chil­dren’s Com­mu­nity Choir, di­rected by Vic­to­ria War­ick, as­sisted by Julie Bridge­man, will pro­vide spe­cial mu­sic. Come and join this cel­e­bra­tion of 161 years of min­istry at St. John’s. Re­fresh­ments to fol­low. Freewill of­fer­ing pro­ceeds to Hos­pice Huro­nia.

WED­NES­DAY, OCT. 25

HURO­NIA SYM­PHONY YOUTH PRO­GRAM: Ap­pli­ca­tions for the youth pro­gram are due. Stu­dents play­ing at a pre-orches­tral level have the ex­cit­ing op­por­tu­nity to par­tic­i­pate in work­shops with HSO artis­tic di­rec­tor Oliver Bal­aburski and then join the Huro­nia Sym­phony Orches­tra to re­hearse and per­form well-known orches­tral works in Tales of Imag­i­na­tion: A Fam­ily Con­cert. Ap­pli­ca­tion forms are due to­day and are avail­able at huro­ni­asym­phony.ca.

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