CHRISTMAS BAZAAR AND SUPPER
NOVEMBER 8: At Johnstown United Church, 4 p.m. Baking, crafts, preserves. Supper is salad and dessert plus turkey and biscuits or Shepherd's Pie. Adults $11, pre-teens $5. Takeouts available.
NOVEMBER 8: At 2 Front Street, Rockport, at 10:30 a.m. Guest Speaker: Historian, lecturer and author Murray Barkley. Topic: “The Loyalists: Lies, Legends, and Levity; The Making of a Tradition.” Coffee and Treats. Everyone welcome.
BROCKVILLE WOMEN’S NETWORK
NOVEMBER 8: The Brockville Women's Network meets at the Brockville Country Club. Networking is from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.; dinner at 6:30. The guest speaker is Maggie Wheeler, the Seaway Valley's Queen of Crime.
NOVEMBER 9: Branch 484, Royal Canadian Legion, Mallorytown, will be doing a ceremony of remembrance of the 19 fallen solders from all the wars from the Mallorytown area. Everyone is welcome.
NOVEMBER 9, 23: In the lower lounge at the Brockville Legion from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. Free Admission.
NOVEMBER 9: Roast Beef Dinner at the Brockville Legion. Tickets are $15 per person and available at the Legion. Social hour is noon to 1 p.m. with the dinner starting at 1 p.m.
PRAYER CANADA BANQUET
NOVEMBER 10: Fundraiser for Prayer Canada, featuring guest speaker Rev. Kelvin Beckstead, with music by Joyce Lindsay, Reg Weber, Bill Murray and Faye Beckstead, draws and door prizes, at FlavorPhil's Family Restaurant, 803 Chelsea Street. Registration is at 11 a.m. and dinner is at noon. Menu includes turkey and stuffing, cranberries, mashed potatoes, California vegetables, gravy, coleslaw, dinner rolls, coffee and tea, punch, cake, ice cream and Christmas goodies. Cost is $25 per person. More information available at 613-345-2901, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ANNUAL BAZAAR, BAKE SALE AND LUNCHEON
NOVEMBER 10: The St. Francis Xavier Catholic Women's League Annual Bazaar/Bake Sale and Luncheon takes place at St. Francis Xavier Catholic School, 74 Church Street, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Admittance free. Luncheon $5.
NOVEMBER 10: Bethel Christian Reformed Church, 117 Windsor Drive, Brockville, will be hosting a Soup Luncheon, Bake Sale, and Bazaar on from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Six different soups, our famous apple pies, and many new items are awaiting your approval. Come, see, buy, and enjoy!
HEALY AND ORR
NOVEMBER 10: Performing at the Brockville Legion from 8-12. Tickets are $15 each or 2/$25. Get your tickets early.
NOVEMBER 10: Holy Trinity Oak Leaf will host its annual turkey dinner at 5 p.m. One sitting only with advance or reserved tickets at $15. Please call 924-9830 or 9242256 to book.
NOVEMBER 10: Addison United Church hosts an evening of friendly euchre beginning at 6 p.m. with a light meal. Games start at 7. Cost is $5 per person. Whether you are just a beginner or an expert player this is the place for you. Call 613-924-9852 for more details.
REMEMBRANCE DAY SERVICE
NOVEMBER 11: At the Brockville Cenotaph at 10:45 a.m. Please join us back at the Legion following the ceremony for lunch and entertainment by Neil Carter all afternoon.
NOVEMBER 11: Gospel Concert #30 at St. John's United Church, Cardinal, at 7 p.m., the 100th Anniversary of the end of the First World War, featuring Charlie Stone, Allan Brown, Ed Bush, Aria Whisselle, Dallas Campbell and Centurion K9 Service Dogs. Freewill offering; light refreshments. Doors open at 6 p.m.; instrumental music at 6:30.
TRAITORS, SPIES AND HEROES
NOVEMBER 12: The November meeting of Leeds and Grenville branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society will be held at 7:30 p.m. at the Brockville Museum. Jennifer DeBruin, UE, author and Loyalist descendant, will speak on “Traitors, Spies & Heroes: Loyalist Espionage during the American Revolution.” Come and find out how to research your ancestors! Everyone is welcome to attend.
ENGLISH COUNTRY DANCING
NOVEMBER 13: Join the Spencerville English Country Dance Club for their special introduction to this historical fun activity. Specifically tailored to the new dancer, this fun and educational evening will introduce you to this great hobby. No partner or experience needed - just bring comfortable footwear. Refreshments provided. Spencerville Town Hall, 18 Centre St, 2nd Floor, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. www.SpencervilleECD.org or check us out on Facebook.
NOVEMBER 14: Film Brockville screens 'Anthropocene: The Human Epoch,' a disturbing rumination on what drives us as a species, and a call to wake up to the destruction caused by our dominance. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. at the Galaxy Cinemas in Brockville. For more information www.filmbrockville.ca/films.html.
SIMPLE FARE LUNCHEON
NOVEMBER 15: Addison United Church hosts a Simple Fare Luncheon, a hearty home-cooked meal in a friendly and warm atmosphere from 11:30 to 12:30. Donations accepted but not expected. You are always welcome to dine with us anytime. Call 613924-9852 for more details.
DRESSED TO THE NINES
NOVEMBER 16: The Gananoque and District Humane Society holds its Dressed to the Nines Gala Bazaar from 4 to 7 p.m, at Christ Church Hall, 30 Church St., Gananoque. Choose your look from its huge selection of party, Christams and gala looks. All in excellent used condition, highend labels and low prices. Change rooms, also the Dressed Bistro for refreshments. All funds raised go straight to animal care. Cash only. Adult and late teen sizes. Contact: Arlene, 613-923-1953, email@example.com.
PRESENTATIONS ON CHRISTIANITY
NOVEMBER 16, 17, 18: 'Christianity's Crazy Claims,' presentations by James Rooney at the Brockville Convention Centre. Nov. 16, 'Can You Trust the Bible?'; Nov. 17, 'Why is there still suffering in the world?' Nov. 18, 'Does Hell exist? Or is it a myth?' Both presentations at 7 p.m. Admission is free. More information at Christianity's Crazy Claims on Facebook.
NOVEMBER 17, 24: Food drive for residents of Selton Road and the Rockport/Escott Road. Saturday, November 17 at 10 a.m., Redeemer Church, volunteers will deliver collection bags. Saturday, November 24, they will return to collect donations. Non perishable food, cash or cheques always welcome.
ABBY STEWART IN CONCERT
NOVEMBER 17: The Joshua Bates Centre, Athens, presents Kingston native and teenaged country sensation Abby Stewart at 8 p.m.. Tickets are available for this concert and the complete series at The Athens Township office, Serendipity Hair Care or by contacting Deb at (613)-924-2056. Tickets can also be purchased online at www.joshuabatescentre.com.
ARTS, CRAFTS SHOW AND SALE
NOVEMBER 17: The Kinsmen Club of Prescott's 41st annual Arts and Crafts Show and Sale takes place at South Grenville District High School in Prescott, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $3 per person; children under 12 free when accompanied by parents. Free parking, free babysitting. The United Way Café will be open all day for refreshments. All proceeds fund the Kinsmen Club of Prescott’s service work in the community including the annual Spirit of Giving campaign.
BCI HALL OF EXCELLENCE
NOVEMBER 17: Brockville Collegiate Institute holds its Hall of Excellence Ceremony at 2 p.m. Inductees are Justice Grant R. Dow and Dan Healey. Student Faculty Award winners will also be celebrated at this time.
MURDER MYSTERY DINNER THEATRE
NOVEMBER 17: Fundraiser for the St. Lawrence District Medical Centre. Appetizers at 6 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m., at the Community Building, 1 Jessie Street, Lansdowne. Tickets are $25 at the Lansdowne Telephone Office. Featuring King’s Town Players. Silent Auction and 50/50 raffle. For info, call Heather at 613659-2669.