HELPP LOTTERY: Belleville General Hospital Auxiliary needs volunteers to sell HELPP LOTTERY ticket weekly. Call to see what shifts are open. Become an Auxiliary Volunteer Member. Training provided. All money raised selling HELPP goes to purchase equipment for Belleville General Hospital. Contact Leah Johnson, Convenor Helpp 613-9689479 for more information. Help Us - Help Others!
OCT. 12-28: The Belleville Theatre Guild launches its 2017-2018 season with “Our Town,” written by Thornton Wilder and directed by Ian Feltham. Wilder's play gently opens the scrapbook of several lives in small-town New Hampshire at the beginning of the 20th century. He weaves their joys and sorrows into a magical and unforgettable tale of all humanity, a tale for which he won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1938. Performances are at the Pinnacle Playhouse on select evenings at 8 p.m. and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for seniors, and $10 for students. For information and tickets, call 613-9671442. OCT. 13: Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church Octoberfest Dinner 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Come and join us. Good German food... good Oktoberfest music... awesome company. All are welcome. Tickets available at the door. Adults $14. Children $8. Ages five and under free. Co-sponsored by Faithlife Chapter 75012. Location: 516 Victoria Ave. Belleville.
OCT. 13: Annual Oktoberfest at Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 516 Victoria Ave. Belleville is on Friday, October 13, 2017. Full meal is served from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Adults $14, Children 6-12 are $6 and 5 and under are Free. Tickets are at the Door.
OCT. 13, 27: Just Rockin Friday Oct. 13th from 7-11 p.m. Fundraiser for Kickin Kids Cancer. Band: South of Seven.$15.00 per person. Proceeds to Kids for Cancer Charity.
OCT. 14: Chicken & Biscuits lunch during Pumpkinfest @ Wellington United Church 243 Main St Wellington, starting at 11 a.m. Adults $12; Children 6 – 12 yrs $5; 5 yrs & under eat FREE! Price includes homemade apple or pumpkin pie & tea/coffee/lemonade.
OCT. 14: The regular meeting of Quinte Grannies for Africa will be held Saturday October 14th at St. Thomas Church, Belleville. The breakfast/ social time will begin at 8:30am, with the meeting starting at at 9 a.m. Interested persons are encouraged and welcome to attend. Just bring yourself and a coffee mug.
OCT. 14: Down Home Maritime Seafood Chowder, St Michael's Parish Centre, 6 p.m., Adults $12, Children under six $6., in addition, there will also be a great raffle! Knights of Columbus Council 1008 Charity Dinner.
OCT. 14: Come to a fundraiser for the Quinte Ballet School of Canada on Saturday, October 14th from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.. at the Dugout (Grill and Sports Bar) at 514 Dundas St. East, Belleville. Prime Rib buffet, silent auction, prizes. Tickets are $35.00 per person available at Quinte Ballet School, call 613-9629274. Get your tickets before they are gone!
OCT. 14: Spaghetti dinner in support of 704 Air Cadet squadron. From 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 413 Wing RCAFA, 230 North Murray Street in Trenton. Tickets available at the door. Adults $8.00, kids 6 to 12 years $5.00, kids under 5, free. Come out and support the youth in the Air Cadet program.
OCT. 15: Concert featuring Big Al and the SoundSations performing music from the 50's and 60's. Sunday, October 15, 2 p.m. at Trenton United Church in Trenton, corner of South Street and Dundas East. Tickets $10.00 at the door.
OCT. 15: The Kiwanis Club of Tweed and community partners are hosting the Tweed Walk For Alzheimer's on Sunday October 15th, at the fairgrounds. Registration at 12:30 p.m., the Walk from 1 p.m.3 p.m. Pledge forms available at Bush Furniture, Poplars Golf Club, Moira River Food Company, and the Municipality of Tweed. Print your own or fundraise online at walkforalzheimers.ca. Call 613-9620892 or 613-478-2038 for more info. All funds raise support the Alzheimer Society of Hastings-Prince Edward. www.alzheimer.ca/hpe
OCT. 16: Back yard Birds & Bird Feeding presentation by Field naturalist Doug McRae at the Stirling & District Horticultural Society on Monday, October 16 at 7:00 p.m. at St Andrew's Presbyterian Church Hall, 110 Mill St., in Stirling. Everyone Welcome. Call 613-398-0220 for more info.
OCT. 17: Hastings County Historical Society presents Bancroft Councillor and historian, Mary Kavanagh, showing pictures and telling stories of Bancroft then and Now. This free public presentation begins at 7:30p.m. at Maranatha, 100 College St. West, Bellevile. (Ample parking and level access at the rear of the building.) All are welcome; bring a friend and enjoy refreshments, displays and conversation following the presentation. For more info go to www.hastingshistory.ca
OCT. 18: The next meeting of the Quinte Amateur Radio Club will be on Wed. Oct. 18, 7 p.m., Loyalist College, Pioneer Building, room P2. Everyone welcome. For more info see WWW.QARC.ON.CA
OCT. 18: The monthly meeting of the Hastings Manor Auxiliary will be held on Wednesday, October 18 at 12:45 p.m. in the Volunteer Education Centre on the main floor of the Hastings Manor. Visitors and new members are welcome.
OCT. 18: QEMA's Music Nite with "Jennifer Brant & Mustang" Wednesday, at 7 p.m. at Wellington Town Hall. Enjoy Jennifer's original songs and classic tunes while she is accompanied by husband, Kieran Edwards and Dave Bongard. Free admission but donations are gratefully accepted for QEMA's projects. The print " Marbles" of Wellington Consolidated School, circa 1940's by local artist, Laurie Scott will be available for purchase. A great Christmas present for former and present students and teachers! Come early to enjoy the beautiful voice of this talented artist!
OCT. 20: Quinte Grannies for Africa is hosting a screening of the awardwinning documentary "A Small Act" at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, October 20, 2017 at St Thomas Anglican Church in Belleville. In the film you will see the ripple effect of a small act and the transformative power of education. Tickets are $10 and available at the door as well as by calling 613-968-9659 or 613-9625507. Proceeds to the Grandmothers Campaign of the Stephen Lewis Foundation and The Hilde Back Education Fund. OCT. 20: Belleville Club 39 presents the music of Heartland on Oct. 20th from 8 p.m.-midnight at the Belleville Legion Br. 99 132 Pinnacle St Belleville Ont. (upstairs) Singles & Couples are welcome. Members $10 Nonmembers $12. Lunch will be served for info 613-395-0162 or 613966-6596.
OCT. 20: Travel writer John Smith will show photos of his recent Danube River Cruise through 5 countries in Eastern Europe, from Budapest to Bucharest – and will include a visit to Dracula's Castle. It will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Fri. Oct. 20 at Rednersville-Albury Church, 2681 County Road 3 (Rednersville Road) in Prince Edward County. All are welcome. Freewill offering. Refreshments provided. Phone number 613 962 7320.
OCT. 21: Roast beef and pork dinner at Westminster United Church, 1199 Wallbridge Loyalist Rd., Belleville, ON K8N 4Z5 Cost: Adults $16.00, Children 10 and under $6.00. First sitting: 4:30 pm., Second sitting: 6:15 pm. Phone the church to reserve tickets 613-968-4304
OCT. 21: Dance to "Heartland Country" at Wellington's ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION, Saturday, 7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Put on your dancing shoes or just come out to enjoy the great tunes of this superb band featuring Kenny Kovach, Dave Lloyd, Sid Prescott, Kevin Turner and Ernie Smith. Admission: $25. a couple at the door. Door prizes, 50/50, refreshments and great dancing! Hope to see you at this fall fundraising dance hosted by Quinte Educational Museum & Archives and The Victoria Schoolhouse in Ameliasburgh.
OCT. 21: The Quinte Branch of Ontario Genealogical Society presents "The Skies Above Vimy Ridge and the Battle of Arras 1917" by Major William March. Everyone welcome, bring a friend. Quinte West Public Library, 7 Creswell Dr, Trenton 1-3 pm. Visit www.roostweb.ancestry.com/~canqbogs
OCT. 22: The monthly Classic Country Music Festival will resume on October 22 at the Newburgh Hall, 1 p.m.-5 p.m. with a potluck to follow. These Festivals are presented by the Newburgh-Camden Lions Club. For more information call 613-354-6528 or 613-379-9972.
OCT. 25: Annual Turkey Dinner at Emmanuel United Church, 458 Ashley in Foxboro with continuous sittings from 4:30 til 7. All are invited to feast on turkey, stuffing, harvest vegetables, coleslaw, all the trimmings and home made pie! Sit down or takeout tickets are $15 adults, $5 for children ages 5 - 12 and free for preschoolers. Reserve tickets with Bev at 969 1312. Ground floor handicapped accessible building with lots of parking.
OCT. 27: The Belleville Public Library will be offering another Financial Literacy workshop in partnership with Quinte First Credit Union on Friday, October 27 at 2:30 p.m. in the Library's 2rd-floor meeting room. This workshop will cover preventing identity theft and fraud. This free workshop is presented by a Quinte First Credit Union representative and contains no sales pitches, only information on keeping your information safe! For more information call the Information Services Department at 613-9686731 x2037. OCT. 27-28: Eastminster Bazaar.. Friday October 27th from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. and Saturday October 28th from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. A great time to pre-holiday shop! In addition to a wonderful Bake Table, you will find a bounty of uniquely Handcrafted items including Quality decorative and useful items including Woolen knits, sewn items, Christmas Creations, Kitchen linens, Greeting cards and so much more. . Lots of great finds for GREAT prices. There will also be a Timeless Treasure table where you can pick up that special something at a great price. See you at Eastminster United Church 432 Bridge Street East, Belleville.
OCT. 28: COUNTRY BAZAAR, Sat. Oct. 28, 10 am - 1 p.m.. St Mark's United Church, 237 Cannifton Rd.N. Free admission. Browse the bake tables, crafts, preserves, garden centre, Christmas corner, gently used items and jewelry. Tea Room $4.
OCT. 28: Hastings County Historical Society Annual Banquet Celebrates the Commodores Orchestra - Swing, sway or tap your toes to Big Swing Band favourites performed by the Commodores and Music Director, Andy Sparling, at the National Air Force Museum of Canada on RCAF Road in Trenton. MC for the evening is Glen Woodcock, host of the Big Band Show heard weekly on Jazz FM91 CJRT in Toronto. “The Commodores Orchestra: Dance of the Decades”, a history of the Commodores' 90 year continuous run, published by the Society, will be launched that night. Cocktails at 6:00 and dinner at 7:00. Tickets $65. per person, are available at Pinnacle Music (Front St) and QAC Office (Bridge St) in Belleville, Bruinix Jewellers in Trenton or by calling 613-961-7091. For more info go to www.hastingshistory.ca NOVEMBER THURSDAYS: November LIFE STORIES/MEMOIR WRITING-- at Belleville Library. Five Thursdays in Nov. from10-1 p.m.. Enrich your stories by exploring and applying key elements of good writing: structure, use of dialogue, description and detail. Share and receive feedback in a vibrant, collaborative, writers-helping-writers atmosphere. For moreinformation call: Linda Bond 613-968-5276.
NOV. 3: Victorian Christmas Bazaar &Tea at St. Paul's United Church Stirling. 10am-2:30 p.m.. We have gift baskets, trees, wreaths, centrepieces , knitting, jewelry, sewing and more. Plus you never know what you will find in "Grandma's Attic". We also have an awesome bake table and candy shoppe. Save time for "The Tea Room".
NOV. 3-4: Stirling and District Lions Club ARTS & CRAFTS SALE Friday Nov. 3 and Saturday, Nov. 4. 9 am to 4 pm at the Lions Hall (upstairs at the arena in Stirling). For information call Gayle at 613-902-4210 or 613885-7277.
NOV. 4: The North Lakeshore Chorus proudly presents "Clifford's Story", a concert paying tribute to those who served in World War I including Thomas Clifford Wilson from Wellington who lost his life on the battlefield at Passchendaele in 1917. The choir has toured nationally and internationally and will perform at St. Andrew's Anglican Church, 244 Main St., Wellington at 2:00 p.m. as they honor those who served their King, Country and Empire. Tickets $20 (children 12 and under $10) available at Books & Co., Picton, Sidestreet Gallery, Wellington and at the door. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
NOV. 4: Westminster United Church is hosting a Christmas Bazaar & Luncheon from 9 am- 3 pm on Saturday, Nov. 4th. Admission $1(for local Soup Kitchen). Gift baskets, baking, candy, frozen foods, preserves, crafts, & much more. Claxton fruitcakes available. Hot Luncheon served from 11:30am to 1:30pm – Winter Stew, Tea Biscuit, Dessert & Beverage $7. 1199 Wallbridge-Loyalist Rd, Belleville.
NOV. 4: A great time to start your holiday shopping, or maybe something for yourself! Saturday, November 4th from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Quinte Ballet School of Canada, 196 Palmer Road, Belleville. Check out the NEW giftware items from clothing to housewares. Lots of great finds for GREAT prices. Big thanks to Green Gables in Bloomfield for terrific donation of items for the sales.
NOV. 5: Napanee Lioness Club hosting its annual Christmas Extravaganza Sale, from 10:00 am to 3:00 p.m., at the Napanee Lion's Hall, 57 County Road #8 (Centre Street South), Napanee. Admission to this event is $2.00 or a nonperishable food item of equal value. Throughout the day there will also be door prizes, and an opportunity to win our “money tree” with at least $400 worth of gift cards. I have also attached a copy of our poster for your information and reference. All proceeds from this event will go back into our community.
NOV. 6: Soup and Sandwich Monday November 6 at 11:30 am – 1 pm $7 per person Wooler United Church.
NOV. 11: Remembrance Day Service at 11:00 am sponsored by the Belleville Veterans' Council at the Belleville Cenotaph. Parade leaves the Belleville Armouries at 10:30 am along Pinnacle Street. Receptions following at ANAVETS unit 201, 187 Front St. and at The Legion Branch 99, 132 Pinnacle Street.
NOV. 12: "Peace On Earth" Christmas Concert sponsored by Franklin Coach Lines at Westminster United Church, 1199 Wallbridge Loyalist Rd., Belleville, at 1:00 p.m. Starring Julian Gallo (tenor), Lenni Stewart (soprano), Colleen Galway (flautist) and Tom Dietzel (pianist). Cost: $15.00 per person. Call the church to reserve tickets 613-968-4304 or phone 613968-9824".
NOV. 15: Hastings Manor Auxiliary is holding its Annual Tea and Bazaar on Wednesday, November 15 at Hastings Manor, 476 Dundas Street West, Belleville from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Admission price of $3.00 includes refreshments and tea. There will be craft and bake tables, door prizes, grocery hampers draws. Everyone is welcome and proceeds are raised to support our residents` activities.
NOV. 17-19: It's a Canadian Christmas at Farmtown Park — celebrate the holiday season in beautiful heritage village! Browse through the gorgeously decorated trees, wreaths, toys and other unique items. ALL available to be WON by raffle! Light refreshments will be available. Admission $5. Children under 12 Free. Draws will be held on Sunday @ 3 p.m.. 437 West Front St. Stirling - 613-395-0015 - email@example.com - www. farmtownpark.ca
NOV. 18: NIGHT KITCHEN TOO. Come on out to the Pinnacle Playhouse to hear and see 14+ talented performers showcase their talent on our acoustic stage. Always interesting and quite often a surprise. Tickets are only $10, available from Pinnacle and Arden Music Stores, The Brake Room, QAC office/showroom and artists and artisans gallery and studio, 298 Front Street. Doors open 7pm, showtime at 8pm. Check our FB page for the rest of our dates and lineup. Interested in performing? Call Joe Callahan 613 295 9115; email firstname.lastname@example.org
NOV. 18: The Belleville Weavers & Spinners Guild presents its annual Fibre Arts Sale on Saturday, November 18, from 10:00am to 5:00 p.m.. NEW LOCATION: St. Thomas' Church Hall at 201 Church St. in Belleville (corner of Bridge & Church Streets). Come see what's new in one-of-a-kind handcrafted creations — spun, woven, knit, felted — by local fibre artisans. Free admission & parking, wheelchair accessible. Payment by cash, cheque, or major credit cards. For more information, contact email@example.com.
NOV. 19: 4:30 p.m. — Beethoven V · An Organ Duo Concert — Duo Pergulae (Francine & Matthieu Latreille) will give a concert at St. Thomas' Anglican Church (201 Church Street, Belleville, ON), featuring a transcription of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony. A reception will follow. Admission by donation NOV. 25-26: Belleville Theatre Guild will hold open auditions for “Marion Bridge” on Saturday and Sunday, November 25 and 26, at 2:00 p.m. at the Pinnacle Playhouse. Needed are three women, ages 30-50. The play will run from February 1-17, 2018. For info, call 613-967-1442 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit bellevilletheatreguild.ca.