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FRI­DAY (Oct. 12) tIMMINS MU­SEUM: “Nice Women Don’t Want the Vote” was a phrase at­trib­uted to Man­i­toba’s Premier Sir Rod­mond Roblin dur­ing a heated ex­change with suf­frag­ist Nel­lie McClung. Now it’s the ti­tle of an ex­hibit de­vel­oped by The Man­i­toba Mu­seum which out­lines the his­tor­i­cal con­text of the Suf­frag­ist move­ment and com­mem­o­rates the 100th an­niver­sary of (most) women in Man­i­toba win­ning the right to vote. The ex­hibit is cur­rently be­ing shown at the Timmins Mu­seum and will be on dis­play un­til Nov. 30.

ART IN THE PROM­E­NADE:

The acrylic art­work of Bridgitte Du­mouchel will be on dis­play in the prom­e­nade at Timmins and District Hos­pi­tal un­til Oct. 26. Pro­ceeds from any sales of these works on dis­play will go to­wards the TADH Foun­da­tion.

SE­NIORS: Timmins Se­nior Cen­tre, 272 Third Ave., of­fers chair yoga at 10 a.m., bridge at 12:45 p.m., and bid euchre at 1 p.m.

PLAY GROUPS: On­tario Early Years is of­fer­ing play groups in South Por­cu­pine from 9 a.m. to noon at Golden Av­enue Pub­lic School. All par­ents and care­givers with chil­dren up to the age of six are in­vited to par­tic­i­pate. Call 705-3607100, ext. 5906 for more de­tails. PLAY GROUP: On­tario Early Years Cen­tre, 707 Ross Ave. E., holds a play­group ses­sion from 9 a.m. to noon.

LIGHT LUNCH: Com­mu­nity Food Bank at First Bap­tist Church, 100 Sec­ond Ave., Timmins, serves a light lunch from 12:30-1 p.m. fol­lowed by food dis­tri­bu­tion from 1-2 p.m.

HEARST: Nar­cotics Anony­mous Li­bre de Vivre group meets in Hearst at Mai­son Re­nais­sance, 924 Halle Rd. at 8 p.m. Open dis­cus­sion meet­ing. Help line 1-888-811-3887. COCHRANE: The New Me Al-Anon Group meets at the Cochrane Pub­lic Li­brary, cor­ner of 4th Av­enue and 4th Street weekly at 6 p.m. Con­tact num­ber is 705-338-4385.

NAR­COTICS ANONY­MOUS: The Why Are We Here group meets Thurs­day, Fri­day and Sun­day at St. Matthew’s Cathe­dral Church at 331 Fifth Ave. in Timmins. Meet­ings are held at 7:30 p.m.

HOS­PI­TAL AUX­IL­IARY: The Timmins and District Hos­pi­tal Gift Shop is open to­day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

SE­NIORS: Timmins Se­nior Cen­tre, 272 Third Ave., of­fers chair yoga at 10 a.m., bridge at 12:45 p.m., and bid euchre at 1 p.m.

PLAY GROUPS: On­tario Early Years is of­fer­ing play groups in South Por­cu­pine from 9 a.m. to noon at Golden Av­enue Pub­lic School. All par­ents and care­givers with chil­dren up to the age of six are in­vited to par­tic­i­pate. Call 705-3607100, ext. 5906 for more de­tails. PLAY GROUP: On­tario Early Years Cen­tre, 707 Ross Ave. E., holds a play­group ses­sion from 9 a.m. to noon.

LIGHT LUNCH: Com­mu­nity Food Bank at First Bap­tist Church, 100 Sec­ond Ave., Timmins, serves a light lunch from 12:30-1 p.m. fol­lowed by food dis­tri­bu­tion from 1-2 p.m.

HEARST: Nar­cotics Anony­mous Li­bre de Vivre group meets in Hearst at Mai­son Re­nais­sance, 924 Halle Rd. at 8 p.m. Open dis­cus­sion meet­ing. Help line 1-888-811-3887.

COCHRANE: The New Me Al-Anon Group meets at the Cochrane Pub­lic Li­brary, cor­ner of 4th Av­enue and 4th Street weekly at 6 p.m. Con­tact num­ber is 705-338-4385.

NAR­COTICS ANONY­MOUS: The Why Are We Here group meets Thurs­day, Fri­day and Sun­day at St. Matthew’s Cathe­dral Church at 331 Fifth Ave. in Timmins. Meet­ings are held at 7:30 p.m.

HOS­PI­TAL AUX­IL­IARY: The Timmins and District Hos­pi­tal Gift Shop is open to­day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

SATUR­DAY (Oct. 13) DOORS OPEN: A dozen sites in Timmins, Iro­quois Falls and Cochrane par­tic­i­pat­ing in Doors Open On­tario from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The sites and at­trac­tions are Timmins Mu­seum, Hollinger House, Timmins Pub­lic Li­brary, St. Matthews Angli­can Cathe­dral, Timmins Memo­rial Ceme­tery, Dead­man’s Point, Com­pass Brew­ing, and Full Beard Brew­ing in Timmins, Iro­quois Falls Pi­o­neer Mu­seum and Min­stead Mini Homes in Iro­quois Falls, and the Snow­mo­bile Mu­seum at the Po­lar Bear Habi­tat in Cochrane. Ad­mis­sion is free.

TIMMINS MU­SEUM: “Nice Women Don’t Want the Vote” was a phrase at­trib­uted to Man­i­toba’s Premier Sir Rod­mond Roblin dur­ing a heated ex­change with suf­frag­ist Nel­lie McClung. Now it’s the ti­tle of an ex­hibit de­vel­oped by The Man­i­toba Mu­seum which out­lines the his­tor­i­cal con­text of the Suf­frag­ist move­ment and com­mem­o­rates the 100th an­niver­sary of (most) women in Man­i­toba win­ning the right to vote. The ex­hibit is cur­rently be­ing shown at the Timmins Mu­seum and will be on dis­play un­til Nov. 30.

ART IN THE PROM­E­NADE:

The acrylic art­work of Bridgitte Du­mouchel will be on dis­play in the prom­e­nade at Timmins and District Hos­pi­tal un­til Oct. 26. Pro­ceeds from any sales of these works on dis­play will go to­wards the TADH Foun­da­tion.

AL­CO­HOLICS ANONY­MOUS: Lucky 13 Group meets at the Por­cu­pine United Church, 122 Queen St., in Por­cu­pine, 7 p.m. BRIDGE: Be­gin­ners Du­pli­cate Bridge of­fers lessons for se­niors. Call 705-268-6636. Part­ners pro­vided.

FIT­NESS: Taoist Tai Chi So­ci­ety of Canada holds be­gin­ners classes at the Ma­sonic Lodge (35 Ta­ma­rack St. S.), from 10 a.m. un­til noon. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 705-2684300.

PLAY­GROUP: On­tario Early Years Cen­tre, 707 Ross Ave. E., holds a play­group ses­sion from 9 a.m. to noon.

HOS­PI­TAL AUX­IL­IARY: The Timmins and District Hos­pi­tal Gift Shop is open to­day from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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