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SERGEANT WIL­SON’S AIRFORCE SHOW: The Till­son­burg Se­nior Cen­tre presents Sergeant Wil­son’s Airforce Show, The Orig­i­nal Sounds of the 40s-50s on Thurs­day, Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m., Lions Au­di­to­rium, Till­son­burg Com­mu­nity Cen­tre. Fea­tur­ing the sounds of orig­i­nal artists in­clud­ing Vera Lynn, Doris Day and many more. Tick­ets $15 each, avail­able in ad­vance by call­ing 688-2520. Re­serve yours now!


THEATRE TILL­SON­BURG: Theatre Till­son­burg presents its 150th pro­duc­tion, The Game’s Afoot Or Holmes For The Hol­i­days by Ken Lud­wig, Nov. 2-5 and Nov. 9-12. Thurs­day, Fri­day, Satur­day at 8 p.m., Sun­days at 2 p.m. Tick­ets $20. Call the box of­fice 519-688-3026 or visit on­line the­atretill­son­burg.com for tick­ets. Ot­ter Val­ley Play­house, 144789 Pot­ters Road, Till­son­burg. The Game’s Afoot is pre­sented by spe­cial ar­range­ment with Sa­muel French Inc.


KILEY JOE: Ox­ford Dis­trict Women’s In­sti­tute presents Kiley Joe and his Rhythm As­so­ciates, ‘Re­mem­ber That One, A Rem­i­ni­scient Jour­ney of Mu­sic.’ Fri­day, Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m. Uni­for 88 Hall, Inger­soll. Tick­ets $20. Call Sheila 519-349-2768, Marg 226236-7358 or email thorn­ton_­marg@ hot­mail.com. Pro­ceeds for Ox­ford Dis­trict WI projects.


RE­MEM­BRANCE DAY CER­E­MONY: The Royal Cana­dian Le­gion Branch 153 of Till­son­burg will host the an­nual Re­mem­brance Day Ceno­taph Ser­vice again this year. The ser­vice at the ceno­taph (lo­cated in front of The Town Cen­tre mall on Broad­way) starts at 10:45 a.m. with the two-minute si­lence at 11 a.m. Im­me­di­ately fol­low­ing will be the lay­ing of the wreaths. The Vet­eran's Ban­quet is at 6 p.m. (55:45 p.m. so­cial hour) at the Le­gion. Tick­ets $15 in ad­vance. Vet­er­ans free.

SILENT WALK: Meet at 10:15 a.m. at the corner of Rolph and Bridge Street. Silent Walk be­gins at 10:30 a.m., walk­ing from Bridge Street to the ceno­taph on Broad­way for the 10:45 a.m. Re­mem­brance Day Cer­e­mony.

CHRIST­MAS BAZAAR: Peace Lutheran Church Christ­mas Bazaar, 60 Young Street, Till­son­burg (corner of Hwy 3 and 19). Satur­day, Nov. 11, 10-2. Cab­bage rolls and baked goods, crafts and knit­ting, Christ­mas dec­o­ra­tions, white ele­phant ta­ble plus much more! Lunch avail­able. Soup, roll, dessert,

cof­fee-tea. $6. Every­one wel­come!

CHRIST­MAS IN THE COUN­TRY: Christ­mas Bazaar at the St. Wil­liams Com­mu­nity Cen­tre fea­tur­ing pre­vi­ously loved Christ­mas dec­o­ra­tions, cab­bage rolls, penny ta­ble and bake ta­ble. Lunch served from 11-2. Every­one wel­come, do­na­tions greatly ap­pre­ci­ated by Se­nior Sup­port Ser­vices - St. Wil­liams, Port Rowan & Area. For more in­for­ma­tion call 519-426-6060 or 866-529-0849.


OT­TER VAL­LEY NAT­U­RAL­ISTS: Meet 7 p.m. in the Vi­enna Com­mu­nity Cen­tre (lower level). Speaker Jay Cossey will share sto­ries and im­ages of but­ter­flies, moths and other in­sects. Mem­ber­ships avail­able. Sin­gle $20, fam­ily $25. For more info call Peter Sta­ley, pres. 519-842-9946.


COM­MU­NITY GAR­DENS: The next meet­ing of the Till­son­burg Com­mu­nity Gar­dens is Tues­day, Nov. 14th, 12 p.m. noon at the Till­son­burg Help­ing Hand Food Bank. Every­one wel­come!

RAPTOR Mi­gra­tion MON­I­TOR­ING: Nor­folk Field Nat­u­ral­ists meet Tues­day, Nov. 14, 7:30-9 p.m., Simcoe Se­nior Cen­tre, 89 Pond Street, Simcoe. Bruce Macken­zie will talk of the work be­ing done by the Ni­a­gara Penin­sula Hawk Watch which mon­i­tors raptor mi­gra­tion. Since 1990, their or­ga­ni­za­tion has been in place to study, ed­u­cate and pro­mote the en­joy­ment of hawk watch­ing. Con­tact Len at 519-4286796.


COM­MU­NITY TREE LIGHT­ING: Fri­day, Nov. 17 at 6 p.m. Join the Mayor and Town Crier as we light the Town Tree and wel­come the Hol­i­day Sea­son to Till­son­burg in front of the Li­brary, 199 Broad­way.

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 519-842-2294. ST. PAUL’S PA DAY PRO­GRAM: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Chil­dren bring their own lunches. Snacks pro­vided dur­ing the day. Crafts, mu­sic, games and lots of fun. Cost $10 per child. Call to­day to re­serve a spot for your child, spa­ces limited (519688-0011).


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.

‘MISTLETOE MAGIC’ CHRIST­MAS BAZAAR: Satur­day, Nov. 18 from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m. St. Mary’s CWL in­vites you to their an­nual Christ­mas Bazaar at the Church Hall and the Fa­ther Lan­gan Par­ish Cen­tre. Coun­try Market, Knit­ting and Sewing, Gen­tly used Books and Toys, Col­lectibles, Christ­mas Dé­cor, and Bake Shop and the al­ways pop­u­lar Penny Ta­ble! Please join us for a light lunch avail­able in the Bistro. Adults $7, Chil­dren un­der ten $3, Cof­fee and Dessert $3. St. Mary’s Church, Rolph Street, Till­son­burg.


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.

FROSTY FAIR BAZAAR: St. Paul’s United Church, Satur­day, Nov. 18, 10:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m., 88 Bid­well Street. Lunch 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adults $9, chil­dren 10-and-un­der $4.50. For tick­ets call 519-688-0011 or 519-842-8580.

HICK­ORY HILLS BAZAAR AND CRAFT SHOW: Satur­day, Nov. 18, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The res­i­dents of Hick­ory Hills in­vite every­one to a Craft Bazaar, Tea Room and Bake Sale in the Hick­ory Hill Club House at 48 Wil­son Ave. We will have wood­work­ing, knit­ting, stained glass, as­sorted Christ­mas crafts, hand­made cards, quilt­ing, scrap­book­ing, wood­carv­ing, a “Granny’s At­tic” room and a silent auc­tion. Lots of park­ing right at the hall. Phone 519-688-0904 or 519 688 4810 for in­for­ma­tion.

4Th AN­NUAL CHRIST­MAS BAZAAR: Till­son­burg Le­gion, 16 Durham Street, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. $2 ad­mis­sion, 12-and-un­der free. Pro­ceeds to Royal Cana­dian Le­gion Branch 153. Santa Claus will be stop­ping by at noon be­fore the Op­ti­mist’s Christ­mas Pa­rade. Mat­teo’s Pizze­ria is serv­ing lunch 11:30-1:30 (pro­ceeds to the Le­gion). Huge penny ta­ble, door prizes, dozens of ven­dors.

WINTERBERRY FAIR: Satur­day, Nov. 18 at Bay­ham United Church, Straf­fordville, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Old fash­ioned coun­try fair. Pre­serves, home bak­ing, unique crafts, home­made candy, tur­key pot pies, mince­meat, and de­li­cious lunch avail­able. COM­MU­NITY BREAK­FAST: Satur­day, Nov. 18 at Com­mu­nity of Christ, Corinth, 54246 Eden Line at Cul­lo­den Road, 8-10 a.m. $6 per per­son. Money raised will sup­port the healthy snack pro­gram at lo­cal schools.

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