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OCTOBER OCTOBER 12
CLASSIC BOARD GAME NIGHT: Thursday from 5-10 p.m. Boston Pizza Tillsonburg will be holding #NostalgiaNights - Classic Board Game Night. Gather round for a board game night at Boston Pizza Tillsonburg. Get competitive with those you love (to destroy). Play classic board games from your childhood and introduce your table to the games that got you through many a rainy day. Thanks to Salvation Army for making this evening of fun possible. No tickets necessary! Just reserve a table or show up for dinner and join in on the fun.
WAMPUS KAT: 1 lb wings only $8, 2 lb wings only $15. Fries $2. Carrots, celery & coffee included. Serving 6-8:30 p.m. or until sold out at The Wagner Memorial, Teeterville Legion Branch 526, 3890 Teeterville Road. For more info call the Legion 519-443-5588 or www.teetervillebranch526.webs.com.
JOHNNY CASH TRIBUTE SHOW: The World’s Most Authentic ‘Johnny Cash Tribute Show’ featuring Paul Anthony as ‘Cash’ is returning to The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 153 Tillsonburg, on Saturday, Oct. 14, at 8 p.m. Bar opens at 7:30 p.m. Emcee is Randy Owen. Tickets ($20) available at the Legion office, 16 Durham Street, or call 519-842-5182, or www. ticketscene.ca.
RINGETTE BOTTLE DRIVE: Young ringette players will be ringing your door bells asking for any empty liquor or beer bottles or cans you may have to donate. Door to door pickup begins at 9 p.m. Monetary donations also accepted. Please place empties in a visible spot on your front step. Sorry, no pop cans accepted. Thank you for supporting this fundraiser, and helping us with our season.
HOUGHTON HARVEST FAMILY DINNER & AUCTION: Help us replace our playground equipment at Houghton Public School. Saturday, Oct. 14, at the Langton Community Centre. Doors open at 4 p.m. Dinner menu - enchiladas, rice, beans, soups. Auction at 7 p.m. (pork and beef products, gift baskets, fire pit, Kitchen Aide mixer, furniture and much more). Tickets $10, children 6-and-under free. Proceeds to help purchase Phase 2 of our new playground equipment. Tickets available at the door, or at the school (Fairground), price includes admission and dinner. Donations for the auction or penny tables appreciated. For more details call Houghton Public School at 519-8752291.
GOSHEN BAPTIST CHURCH 175TH ANNIVERSARY: Come celebrate Goshen Baptist Church’s 176th Anniversary, Oct. 15 at 2:30 p.m. Guest speaker Kent Babbey and special music by Denise Haley. All are welcome!
ICS YOUTH CHOIR: Rehearsals begin for a December 1st concert. For youth ages 8-16. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
RUMMAGE SALE: Sponsored by Delhi Catholic Women’s League, Saturday, Oct. 17, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Parish Hall, 110 Adams Avenue, Delhi. For more information call Madeline Csanyi 582-8212.
SCRAPBOOKING CARDMAKING DAY: Tillsonburg and Area Optimist Club’s scrapbooking, cardmaking day is Saturday, Oct. 21 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Salvation Army Church, 110 Concession Street W, Tillsonburg. Snacks, lunch, drinks provided. Early bird $40 (later $50). Profits toward Childhood Cancer Bravery Beads. Contact Wendy for more information at email@example.com.
HOOKED ON MUSIC: The last concert of this season’s Hooked On Music series will be on Sunday Oct. 22. The Woodstock Choralaires will perform at St. Paul’s United Church in Tillsonburg at 3 p.m. Tickets are available at the church office at 519688-0011 or contact Dianne Parnell at 519-688-3280.
HAM AND SCALLOP SUPPER: Otterville United Church, Main Street, Otterville, on Monday, Oct. 23. Serving 5-7 p.m. Prices $16 adults, $5 children 6-12. Free for pre-schoolers.
HARVEST TEA: You are invited to a Harvest Tea on Wednesday, Oct. 25, at St. John’s Anglican Church, Tillsonburg (NW corner of Ridout and Bidwell Streets). Tea, dainty sandwiches and sweets will be served from 12-2:30 p.m., with gluten free options. Our building is wheelchair accessible. Tickets $10 at the door. Proceeds to the Alzheimer Society of Oxford, helping those affected by various forms of dementia.
HAM AND SCALLOPED POTATO SUPPER: Thursday, Oct. 26, 5-7 p.m. Eat in (or take out) at Corinth Community of Christ, 54246 Eden Line at Culloden Road. Adults $15, children ages 6-12 $7.50, 5-andunder free.
COURTLAND UNITED CHURCH SMORGASBORD SUPPER: Saturday, Oct. 28, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Adults $17, 12-and-under $7, preschoolers free. Takeout available. Call 519-688-2345 for tickets.
SPRINGFORD BAPTIST CHURCH: Come celebrate with us the 185th anniversary of Springford Baptist Church, Sunday, Oct. 29 at 10:30 a.m. Guest speaker is former pastor, Rev. Paul Stade. Music ministry by the Adlington family. Lunch to follow.
CULTUS UNITED CHURCH 145TH ANNIVERSARY: Sunday, Oct. 29 at 7 p.m. Come and listen to an inspirational message by Pastor Ted Smith at the Anniversary Service, special music by Olive Crawford, followed by light refreshments and fellowship. All are welcome.
DIY CREATIVE WOODEN SIGN WORKSHOP: The Tillsonburg & Area Optimist Club, in conjunction with Rural Inspirations, presents a DIY Creative Wooden Sign Workshop. We will be providing a choice of 18 different design options. At the event you will receive your wooden board and stencil and the ladies from Rural Inspirations will be instructing you! Go to our Facebook event page Tillsonburg Optimist Club DIY Wooden Sign Workshop to reserve your time slot! Contact us at tillsonburgoptimistclub.com.
CULTUS UNITED CHURCH ANNUAL ROAST BEEF SUPPER: Saturday, November 4 at Port Rowan Community Centre serving from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Adults $15, children 6-12 years $7, preschool free. Take out available. For more information 519-875-2221 or 519-983-4319.
SERGEANT WILSON’S AIRFORCE SHOW: The Tillsonburg Senior Centre presents Sergeant Wilson’s Airforce Show on Thursday, Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m., Lions Auditorium, Tillsonburg Community Centre. Featuring the original sound of the ‘40s and ‘50s by artists including Vera Lynn, Doris Day and many more. Tickets $15 each, available in advance by calling 688-2520. Reserve yours now!
LIONA BOYD - WINTER FANTASY CHRISTMAS CONCERT: Get into the Christmas spirit! Liona Boyd, world renowned classical guitarist, is coming to Tillsonburg to launch her Christmas Tour. Liona’s ‘A Winter Fantasy,’ in concert with Andrew Dolson and Tillsonburg’s own St. Mary’s Children’s Choir, is Friday, Nov. 17 at St. Paul’s United Church. Tickets ($35 including HST) sold at Annandale NHS, Trinkets Gift Shoppe and the Station Arts Centre. For information or tickets call 519-8422294.
TILLSONBURG OPTIMIST SANTA CLAUS PARADE: Participants gather behind Avondale United Church at 1 p.m. Parade start 2 p.m. Join us in downtown Tillsonburg. Be part of the fun.
MUSICAL CONCERT: Enjoy an “An Evening with Angus” on Saturday, Nov. 18 at 7:30 p.m., St. John’s Anglican Church, Tillsonburg (northwest corner of Ridout and Bidwell), featuring renowned musician Angus Sinclair performing jazz, classical, mixed, and Broadway music on organ, piano and accordion. Tickets: $15, available Sept. 5 from the church office. Proceeds will support the music program at St. John’s for the Tillsonburg community and surrounding area.