GIANT BOOK SALE:
Saturday, Oct. 13, 10 On a.m. to 5 p.m., Brant County public library, Paris branch, 12 William St., Paris. Fill a bag of books for $5.
MEAT ROLL: On Saturday, Oct. 13, 3:30 p.m., at Dunsdon Legion, Tollgate Road, Brantford. Entertainment with Loose Change in the lounge, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
DANCE: To Willy and Friends on Saturday, Oct. 13, 8 p.m. to midnight, South Brant Legion, Oakland. FIFTIES-SIXTIES FUNDRAISER DANCE: Saturday, Oct. 13, Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 90, 21 Oak St., Brantford. Doors open at 7 p.m. Music by Little Peter and The Elegants. Buffet, prizes, suprises. Tickets $20 a person. Available at the bar or call 519-7517883. All proceeds to branch.
ENTERTAINMENT: With Downtime Band at Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 29, Paris, on Saturday, Oct. 13, 6 p.m. to 10 a.m. Cost: $5 at the door. Burgers and salad.
NASCAR: On big screen at South Brant Legion, Oakland, on Sunday, Oct 14, noon. Wings and ribs, $12 an order.
150TH ANNIVERSARY SERVICE: At St. Paul's Church, Middleport, on Sunday, Oct. 14, at 2 p.m. Social gathering and luncheon to follow. For more information, call 519-752-4013.
CRIB TOURNAMENT: Sunday, Oct 14, at South Brant Legion, Oakland. Sign up 10 a.m. Start noon. Cost $15 for two-person team. Food available.
VILLAGE POLONAISE CUISINE: Available year round, eat in or take out, daily from noon to 1:30 p.m., and Friday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. 154 Pearl St., Brantford, 519-753-0414.
PARIS SENIORS CLUB: St James Anglican Church, 8 Burwell St., Paris. Euchre and tile rummy start at 1:30 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays. Bridge club starts at 1 p.m. on the first and third Thursdays. Rummoli starts at 12:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursdays. General admission is $1. Everyone aged 55 and older welcome. For information, call Gail or Barry at 519-442-4511.
EUCHRE: Monday, Oct. 15, 7:30 p.m. to
9:30 p.m., at St. George Lawn Bowling Clubhouse, 8 Thompson St. Cost $5. Refreshments and prizes. COMMUNITY LECTURE
SERIES: By Friends and Neighbours of the Woodland Cultural Centre continues with Dave Levac, former Brant MPP and Speaker of the Ontario legislature, on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 7 p.m., at Laurier Brantford, RCE004 Research and Academic Centre, East Wing, 150 Dalhousie St. The free talks are sponsored in association with WLU Brantford and the Woodland Cultural Centre Save The Evidence Campaign. BURFORD TRACTOR
CLUB: Monthly meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 7.30 p.m., at Fairfield Church, 187 Maple Ave. S., Burford. All welcome.
HOT TURKEY SUPPER: At Princeton United Church, 24 Elgin St. E., Princeton, on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Cost is $15 for adults, $5 for children, 5-12, free for pre-schoolers. Takeout available. Tickets at the door.
BRANTFORD STAMP CLUB: Meets the first and third Tuesdays, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., September to May, at Branlyn Community Centre, 238 Brantwood Park Rd., Brantford. All welcome. SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE LOSS SUPPORT
GROUP: Have you lost someone to suicide? Are you looking for support and information from those who have experienced a suicide loss, and understand how to help? The group meets the third Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Stedman Community Hospice - Hankinson House, Grey Street, Brantford. The group is facilitated by trained individuals, who have lost someone to suicide. For more information, contact 519-752-2998, ext. 112.
PARIS QUILTING BEES: Hosting trunk show and mini-workshop by Virginia Ingleby from Undercover Quilts and More, Fergus, on Oct. 17, 7 p.m., at the Paris fairfrounds. Nonmembers $5.
BRANT BRODERERS: Local needlework group will meet on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Gardener's Cottage at Glenhyrst on Ava Road Brantford. Topic: Transforming fabric using transfer crayons and inks, dyes, paints, stencils, spraying and transferring pictures and photos to fabric for further embellishment. For more information, call Kay Boyd at 519-753-7542 or e-mail at email@example.com. BRANTFORD GOOD FOOD BOX PICKUP: On Wednesday, Oct. 17, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., at civic centre. Every month boxes are filled with fresh produce. Cost is $17 for a family and $12 for single. Orders must be placed and paid for by noon Oct. 11. For more information, contact the Good Food Box co-ordinator at 519-751-4357, 241.
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING: Of the Branlyn Neighbourhood Association, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 7 p.m., Branlyn Community Centre, 238 Brantwood Park Rd. All welcome. DISTRICT 25 SENIOR GAMES COMMITTEE: Meeting on Oct. 18, 10 a.m., at Dajoh Youth and Elders Centre, Ohsweken. This is the last call for volunteers to work on the committee to ensure the continuation of the games for District 25. Further more information, call 519-445-4393 or 519-758-0108
CELEBRATION: On Thursday, Oct. 18, from 4.30 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the Dunn Building, 440 Elgin St., the Grand River Council on Aging will celebrate 10 years of "working towards an age-friendly community." Enjoy a meal and get involved in "age-friendly champion" opportunities. Registration will be first-come, first-served. Call 519-754-0777, ext. 439, by Oct. 10 and leave your name and contact information for confirmation. KIWANIS CLUB OF GRAND RIVER: Meets on Thursday, Oct. 18, at 9:45 a. m., featuring longtime Kiwanian and retired Brantford pharmacist Harvey Smith who will talk about his life and career. The club meets at the Beckett Adult Leisure Centre,, 219 Colborne St., downtown Brantford . Guests and prospective members welcome . For more information, contact June Spence at 519-753-6894 .
TURKEY SUPPER: Friday, Oct. 19, continous serve from 4:30 p.m., at Harmony United Church, 268 Marlborough St. Adults $17, $6 for children under 12, free for pre-schoolers. For tickets, call Dorothy at 519-752-0297 or church office at 519-752-2912.
MUSIC TRIVIA: With Ross McGuiness on Friday, Oct. 19, 7.30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., in lounge of Dunsdon Legion, Tollgate Road, Brantford.
KITCHEN CEILIDH: An evening of food, music and food on Friday, Oct. 19 at St. Andrew's United Church, 95 Darling St., Brantford. to raise money for the Soup for the Soul Meal and Advocacy program. Tickets $25. Available by calling 519-752-5823 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
NELSON FAMILY JAM SESSION: Every first and third Friday , 7 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., at South Brant Legion, Oakland.
GUEST SPEAKER: Sen. Marty Deacon of Waterloo presented by the Grand River Grannies on Friday Oct. 19 at 7:30 p.m.at the W.Ross Macdonald School auditorium. 350 Brant Ave. She will talk on how her career, athletics and volunteerism with the Canadian Olympic Committee have prepared her for the Senate. Adults $25, students $15. Tickets available at the Bookworm or by calling 519-750-4250.
FALL CONFERENCE: With Dustin Noesworthy from Peru, Oct, 19-21, at Chiefswood Fellowship, 506 Fourth Line, five kilometres west of Ohsweken. Open music jam Oct. 20, 1 p.m. until ? For information, call Phil Sault at 905-768-5442. BRANT HERITAGE QUILTERS GUILD: Presents Once Upon a Quilt - Quilt Expo 2018 at Best Western Brantford Hotel and Convention Centre, 19 Holiday Dr., Brantford, on Friday, Oct. 19, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. General admission $7, children under 12 free. www. brantheritagequiltersguild.com. THIRD ANNUAL ER RUN-WALK: At Waterworks Park, 322 Grand River Ave., on Oct. 20, to benefit the emergency department and the Brant Community Healthcare System. Featuring a one-kilometre family walk, five-kilometre run or walk, and a 10-kilomtre run. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. Run-Walk begins at 11 a.m. Register online at bit.ly/ERrunwalk2018.