NOVEMBER HOLLY 9 a.m. to JOLLY 1 p.m., FAIRE: St. Mark's Saturday Church, Nov. 155 10, Memorial villages, silent Dr., Brantford. auction and Gifts, more. gifts,10,000 Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 519-752-6451.
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR: Hosted by Participation Support Services, 10 Bell Lane, Brantford, on Saturday, Nov. 10, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Proceeds go to residents. Vendor tables cost $40. Call by Oct. 31 to Dawn Campbell at 519-802-3437 or Carrie Anderson at 519-7619052. WING NIGHT: At St. George Legion, on Friday, Nov. 9, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Entertainment by Matt Campbell. ENTERTAINMENT: With Hwy 24 at Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 90, Oak Street, Brantford, on Friday, Nov. 9, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
FUNDRAISER: Sale of handmade silk and jewelry products, including Christmas decor, to support the women of Cambodia through Tabitha Cambodia Not For Profit on Nov. 9, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., and Nov. 10 and 11, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. , at 100 Race St. Paris. Contact 519-442-6368 for more information.
KARAOKE: On Saturday, Nov. 10, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., at Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 90, Oak Street, Brantford. ST. GEORGE LEGION: On Saturday, Nov. 10, breakfast 8 a.m. to11 p.m. Cost $8. Barbecue, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
MEAT ROLL: On Saturday, Nov. 10, 3:30 p.m., at Dunsdon Legion, Tollgate Road, Brantford. Entertainment with Loose Change in the lounge, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. ROCKIN' AND REMEMBERING: Musical showcase and party honouring troops on Saturday, Nov. 10, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., at St. George Legion, Branch 605, 9 Main S., St. George. Performances by Starr Sensations Vocal Students and SIVLE Rock 'n' Roll Band. Admission is Free. Food and beverages available for purchase. For more information on musical showcase, contact Joan Minnery at: 519-771-5687. www.joanminnery.com.
ANNUAL CHRISTMAS MARKET: St. James Church, Grand and Dublin streets, Brantford, on Saturday, Nov. 10, 9 a.m. to noon. baking, candy, silent auction and more.
CELEBRATION BAZAAR: Hosted by Burford United Church Women on Saturday, Nov. 10, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Burford United Chruch, King and Alexander streets. Lunch cost $5. Beef and turkey pies, home baking, attic treasures and more. CHRISTMAS BAZAAR: And luncheon on Saturday, Nov. 10, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at Central Presbyterian Church, 97 Wellington St., Brantford. Baking, country store, cookies and more. Luncheon tickets $10 for aduilts, $6 for chiildren under 10. CRAFT AND BAKE SALE: On Saturday, Nov. 10, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Brant Rod and Gun Club, 54 Henderson Rd. Lunch and cabbage rolls available. 519-4492658. PARIS OPTIMIST CRAFT SHOW: And Opti House Café on Saturday, Nov. 10 and Sunday, Nov. 11, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Paris fairgrounds; 139 Silver St., Paris. Admission is $2. All door receipts for the Christmas hampers. For information, call 519-442-5227.
BELLS OF PEACE: 100 rings to mark 100th anniversary of First World War armistice at St. Paul's Anglican Church, Middleport, on Nov. 11, at 5 p.m. At 4:30 p.m., the graves of seven soldiers buried in the church cemetery will be decorated with Canadian flags. REMEMBRANCE DAY OPEN HOUSE: At Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 90, Oak Street, Brantford, immediately following services at the Brant County War Memorial. All welcome. Food will be available. Entertainment by Blue Diamonds from 2 p.m to 5 p.m. BURFORD REMEMBRANCE DAY SERVICE: On Sunday, Nov. 11, in Burford. Form up at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 543, at 10:30 am. Service at 11 a.m. at the cenotaph.
ST. GEORGE REMEMBRANCE DAY: On Sunday, Nov. 11, ecumenical worship service, 9:30 a.m., St. George United Church, Remembrance Day service, 10:30 a.m., St. George cenotaph, noon to 4 p.m., refreshments, Poster and literary contest winners, Entertainment by Dave Souliere.
REMEMBRANCE DAY: Entertainment and light lunch on Nov. 11, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., at Army Navy Air Force Club, 645 Colborne St. E., Brantford, Doors open at noon.
COMMUNITY LECTURE SERIES: The Friends and Neighbours of the Woodland Cultural Centre community lecture series continues with "Revealing the Truth" on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 7 p.m., at Laurier Brantford, RCE004, Research and Academic Centre, East Wing, 150 Dalhousie St., Brantford. Musician Tom Wilson will speak about his experiences after learning in his 50s that he is Indigenous. Admission is free. The series is sponsored in association with Laurier and the Woodland Cultural Centre Save The Evidence Campaign. SENIORS @ BRANTFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY: Local author Zig Misiak will discuss Remembrance Day, his early life as a Second World War infant refugee and his books, on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2:30 p.m., at the Brantford Public Library's main branch, 173 Colborne St. Free. Refreshments.
KIWANIS CLUB OF GRAND RIVER: Meeting on Thursday. Nov. 15, will feature the annual meeting of the club's endowment fund chaired by Margaret Englefield. The club meets at the Beckett Adult Leisure Centre , 219 Colborne St., Brantford, at 9:45 a.m. on the first and third Thursday each month . For more information , contact June Spence at 519-753-6894 . ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING: Of Brantford CARP, Chapter 17, on Thursday, Nov. 15, at 2 p.m., at the Brantford civic centre. Executive committee will be elected to serve for the next two years. Entertainment, guest speaker, light refreshments and door draws. All welcome. GENERAL MEETING: On Thursday, Nov. 15, of the Kiwanis Club of Brantford. The club meets each Thursday at noon at the Best Western Brantford Hotel and Conference Centre. For more information call 519753-7442 or visit our website http:// brantfordkiwanis.org/. MESSY CHURCH: Friday, Nov. 16, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at St. Mark's Anglican Church, 155 Memorial Dr. The Rainbow Connection with Noah and his crew, through crafts, song, storytelling, sensory activities and games. Family dinner will follow. All ages and stages are welcome. MUSIC TRIVIA: With Ross McGuiness on Friday, Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m. to 10:30p.m., at Dunsdon Legion lounge, Tollgate Road, Brantford. DESSERT EUCHRE: Organized by South Brant Lioness Club on Friday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m., Oakland Community Centre. Cost $5. Proceeds go to community projects. For more information please call: Lioness Dianna Lock - 519-752-3905 CHRISTMAS VILLAGE: And vendor fair on Saturday, Nov. 17, at St. Andrew's Church, 95 Darling St., Brantford. Baking, deli, preserves, craft tables, silent auction and more. Visit the Red-Nosed Eatery for luncheon ($10 for adults and $5 for children).
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR: On Saturday, Nov. 17, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., at St. Joseph's Lifecare Centre, 99 Wayne Gretzky Pkwy. Free parking, baked goods, raffle prizes and lots of vendors. SEASON'S GREETER BAZAAR: Saturday, Nov. 17. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Paris Presbyterian Church 164 Grand River St. N. Paris. Baking, crafts, knitting and more. Soup and sandwich lunch $7. Contact Darlene 519- 442- 3726.
STEAK BARBECUE: At Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 605, St. George, on Saturday, Nov. 17, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Entertainment with Barry Hussey. For more information contact thebBranch (after 4 p.m.) at 519-448-1462, email email@example.com or find us on Facebook. CANCER BENEFIT: On Saturday, Nov. 17, noon to 8 p.m., at Royal Canadian Legion, Paris. Live music. GRAND OPENING: Of the Brantford Lapidary and Mineral Society's new workshop, 125 Stanley St., Unit 5 (back of plaza), on Saturday, Nov. 17, 10 a.m.. to 3 p.m. Ribboncuting at 10:30 a.m.
CRAFT SALE: At South Brant Legion, 72 King St. N., Oakland, on Nov. 17, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tables $10 each. Vendors Sale on Nov. 18, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tables $10 each. Contact Edna MacDonald at 519-446-2936 or firstname.lastname@example.org. CHRISTMAS COUNTRY CRAFT SALE: Saturday, Nov. 17, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Burtch Baptist Church, 352 Cockshutt Rd., five kilometres south of Brantford. Twenty-two vendors with various crafts, plus The Cookie Box, many preserves and lots of home baking. Also lunch at the Holly Cafe.
CRAFT AND BAKE SALE: At Smokey Hollow Estates, 114 Powerline Rd., on Saturday, Nov. 17, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Proceeds go to Smokey Hollow community activities. OLDE FASHIONED CHRISTMAS HANDCRAFTED SALE: On Nov. 17, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Evangel Church, 30 Fairview Dr. Live music. jewelry, baking, baby items and more. Vendors $35 a table. Contact Lynn Hodgkinson at 519-753-8085 or email email@example.com .
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR: At Amber Lea Place Retirement Home, 384 St. Paul Ave., Brantford, on Nov. 17, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Basket draws, baked goods, crafts and more. Contact Keith at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-754-0000. ANNUAL CHRISTMAS MARKET AND LUNCH: Hosted by St. George United Church, 9 Beverly St. E., St. George, on Saturday, Nov. 17, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Baking, crafts, take-home dinners and more. For information, contact Amy Bradley at 519-7174230. MEAT ROLL: On Saturday, Nov. 17, 3:30 p.m., at Dunsdon Legion, Tollgate Road, Brantford. Entertainment with Murray Williams in the lounge, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. HO HO HOLMEDALE ARTISAN MARKET: Presented by the The Holmedale Art Crawl, together with the Holmedale Neighbourhood Association, on Saturday, Nov. 17, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at T.B. Costain Community Centre, 16 Morrell St., Brantford. Over 25 local vendors, handmade and one-of-a-kind items: paintings, home decor and more. Live music from Mike Brennan and Monique Hunsley.
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA: Hosted by Kiwanis Paris Brant on Saturday, Nov. 17, 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., at St. Paul's United Church, Paris. Tickets $5 for adults and children, aged 11 and older, $3 for children, aged 3 to 10, and free for under 3. Advance tickets are available at: Oxford Learning, Remax Twin City, Paris Family Eye Care, Peak Alliance Realty Inc, Paris Dental Centre, and Co-operators McNaughton Agency. Or call
519-757-7042. Tickets also available at the door.
PET PICS WITH SANTA: Fundraiser for Brant County SPCA on Saturday, Nov. 17, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 18, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Antler Services Inc., 40 Roy Blvd. Brantford. Cost: digital $15, print $20, digital and print $30. 519-756-6620. VENDOR AND LEGION BAKE SALE: Nov. 17 and 18, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., at South Brant Legion, 2 King St. N., Oaklan. ANNUAL CHRISTMAS TEA AND BAZAAR: Hosted by Sacred Heart Parish CWL, at Sacred Heart School, 100 Grandville Circle, Paris, on Saturday,Nov. 17, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Bake, craft and white elephant tables,silent auction and raffles. A light lunch may be purchased. SPAGHETTI DINNER FUNDRAISER: At the Hungarian Hall, 104 Albion St, on Saturday
Nov. 17. Seatings at 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. All you can eat. Cost is $12 adults, $6 children. Reserve your spot by calling 519-752 7175 or email email@example.com.
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR: On Saturday, Nov. 17, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Braemar House School, 36 Baxter St. Dozens of vendors. Jewelry, gift ideas, treats and more. 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.