NEEDLE ARTS: Norfolk’s Own Needle Arts Guild meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of every month at the Norfolk General Hospital Nursing Home Activity Room, Elgin St in Simcoe from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. All welcome. For more information call Libby 519-426-8693 or Lotte 519-4263251.
BINGO LIVE: Play Bingo Live every Thursday night. Broadcast on Eastlink Channel 10 and Nor-Del Channel 5. Enjoy 5 games for $1 all from the comfort of home; proceeds support Alzheimer Society. For more info, call 519-428-7771.
SENIOR EVENTS: For Seniors 50+ at the Delhi Senior Friendship Centre 418 Queen St. Delhi. Mondays 9:30 Strength Exercise; Mondays 12 noon – Cards $2; Tuesdays 9:30 Dance Fitness (free to members); Tuesdays 12 noon – Men’s Billiards $2; Wednesdays 12:30 Acrylic Painting Class $5; Thursdays 9:30 Senior Exercise (free to members). Membership $20 annually. Contact Rose Aelterman 582-3881 for more info.
EUCHRE IN DELHI: Euchre enthusiasts are invited to attend the weekly euchre tournaments that are held every Thursday night in the Black Forest Lounge at the Delhi German Home, corner of James Street and Argyle Avenue in Delhi. Players must be ready to shuffle and deal at 7 p.m. For more information, call 519-582-0274.
SEPTEMBER THURSDAY, SEPT. 13 HISTORY OF TOBACCO:
Paul Allen, author of the book entitled ‘When Tobacco was King – A History of Tobacco in Canada
– A Southerner’s Global Journey’, will be the first speaker for the 2018-2019 Gallery Series Talks, hosted by the Norfolk Historical Society. NHS, in partnership with Delhi Tobacco Museum and Heritage Centre will feature Allen on Sept. 13 at 7 p.m. The museum is located at 200 Talbot Road, Delhi.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 14 GOLF TOURNEY:
St. Williams Firefighters Association will be holding a golf tournament on Sept. 29 at Woodside Greens golf course. Deadline to register is Sept. 14. Cost is $95 per person and includes, 18 holes of golf, cart, prizes and steak dinner. For information, tickets and to register call 519-909-1583 or email email@example.com or ask any Station 10 firefighter. Everyone welcome. Shotgun start at 9 a.m.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 15 COUNTRY TYME MUSIC:
Country Tyme Music, formerly Norfolk Olde Tyme Music Association, is coming to Delhi Legion (147 Main St., Delhi) on Sept. 15 from 7 to 11 p.m. If you play or sing country music you are welcome to join them. Admission is $5. Non-singers or players please bring snacks for a 9 p.m. lunch. Next jam is Sept. 29 and every two weeks after. Dates will be announced in community calendar. For more info call Walter at 519-582-1979 or Elinor at 519-446-2987.
Sept. 15 - St. Johns Anglican Church (Woodhouse) will be serving a lemon chicken dinner with mashed potatoes, gravy, veggies, salad, garden tomatoes. Drinks and dessert included. $15/ adults $7 kids. Serving from 5 to 7 p.m. All welcome. Church is located at 883 Norfolk Street South, Simcoe.
VOICE FOR LIFE ANNUAL WALKATHON - WALK FOR LIFE:
Sept. 15, Voice for Life will hold its annual Walk for Life fundraiser. Register at 9:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s upper parish hall, 211 Union Street, Simcoe. The walk begins at 10 a.m. and ends before noon. Route is in downtown Simcoe. Refreshments are served following the walk. More information and pledge forms, contact 519-583-0277 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Proceeds from pledges go towards Voice for Life community outreach.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 15 & SUNDAY, SEPT. 16 AUDITIONS:
Norfolk Has Talent is holding auditions for its live stage show event. This contest is open to many elements of the performing arts. Twenty finalists will be chosen. Auditions are open to all residents of Norfolk, Haldimand, Brant Counties and Six Nations. Grand prize is $5,000. Audition dates are Sept. 15 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Sept. 16 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Waterford Old Town Hall, 76 Main St., S., Waterford. For all the details and to register visit: www.norfolkhastalent.com.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 16 ANTIQUES, COLLECTABLES ROADSHOW:
What’s your favourite antique or family heirloom worth? Join WHAM for its first ever Antiques & Collectables Roadshow to find out. On Sept. 16 experts in a variety of fields will be onsite to appraise your treasures. From china to jewelry to militaria (and everything in between. Appraisals are $5 per item, with all proceeds benefiting the Waterford Heritage & Agricultural Museum. Appraisal tickets will be available at the door and includes a 10 per cent discount to the Waterford Antique Market. *Note, appraisals are verbal and are based on knowledge and experience – written appraisals for insurance purposes will not be provided. If you don’t have anything for appraisalyou can still attend the openhouse and see what treasures others have brought to the Roadshow. The Waterford Heritage & Agricultural Museum is located at 159 Nichol Street. For more information call 519-443-4211, email waterford. email@example.com or visit www. waterfordmuseum.ca.
SHOW AND SHINE: Dead End Street Rodders 31st annual Show-N-Shine held Sept. 16 at Quance Mill Park, Delhi. Registration from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Trophy presentation at 3 p.m. Vehicle registration is $10. Dash plaques for the first 200 cars. Entertainment, food, 50/50, pre-registration draws, cash draws and door prizes. Breakfast available by the Knights of Columbus 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. For more information contact Ken Morris at 519-582-2007 (after 6 p.m.) or Jim Tickner at 519-582-1243.