Jan. 11 dinner: legion Branch 23 serves meat loaf, mashed potatoes and veggies. Dinner runs from 4:30-7 pm, with a meat draw at 5 pm. Following dinner, entertainment 7-11 pm. dinner: TGIF dinner at the West
Ferris legion. Stuffed roast pork with apple/cranberry stuffing. Served with potatoes, gravy and veggies. Dessert, coffee and tea. Dinner tickets $12 in advance, $14 Friday.
Brunch: West Ferris community brunch 9-10:30am at St. John’s Anglican Church, 301 Main St. E. Bring your friends for free pancakes and sausages with all the trimmings. workshop: Pastoral care in the context of medically assisted death 9:30 am-3 pm at St. Brice’s Anglican Church, 1225 Cassells St. open to everyone. Refreshments will be provided, but please bring a bag lunch. Pre-registration is preferred. Please call 705-474-4005 or 705-303-8681 to register. The workshop is sponsored by a working group of the Diocese of Algoma, Anglican Church of Canada. Jan. 15 workshop: Maple syrup information day 9 am-4 pm at Sundridge legion, 45 ontario St., for new and experienced producers. Highlights include marketing with social media, wood ash study - Dr. Norman Yan, food safety, judging maple syrup, site visit to remote collection stations - Hubbert’s Maple, maple syrup equipment displays and sales, and a maple-themed silent auction. Contact Brian o’donoghue at 705-789-9098. Meeting and lunch $20. Bring samples of your maple syrup for density and colour calibration.
General Meeting: 422 RCAF Wing general meeting 1:30 pm at the Voodoo lounge, CFB North Bay. workshop: Hygge - Danish art of happiness 7 pm at 250 Clark St. learn how to simplify your life and be happier. Register in advance at 705724-2813.
Meeting: Canadian Federation of university Women North Bay monthly meeting 6:30 pm at Cementation, 590 graham Dr. (back door). Speaker will be Joany gauvreau from Feminicity Dance Studio. All welcome. For more information, contact www. cfuwnorthbay.ca.
Jan. 17 workshop: Minds in Motion program 1:30 pm at 250 Clark St. A weekly program for people living with early to mid-stage dementia and their care partners. Advance signup necessary at 705-495-4342.
Jan. 18 dinner: legion Branch 23 serves hot chicken sandwich, mashed potatoes and veggies. Dinner runs from
4:30-7 pm, with a meat draw at 5pm. Following dinner, entertainment 7-11 pm.
Jan. 20 dancing: Ballroom and latin dancing 5 and 6pm at 250 Clark St. Register with a partner at 705-896-7357. GAMES: Cribbage for fun 1 pm at
406 Squadron, 406 First Ave. W. No registration fee, but due to regulations, no prizes. Food and refreshments available. Come for the fun and enjoy the company.
Blood Clinic: North Bay mobile donor clinic 1-2:30 pm and 4-7:30 pm at Elks lodge, 325 Elks lane. Book your appointment by visiting www. blood.ca or by calling 1-888-2DONATE. Walk-ins welcome.
Quilting: lone star quilt class with Kim Boaro, owner of Fibrechick 1 pm at 250 Clark St. Make a lone star quilt top in four monthly classes.
Jan. 25 dinner: legion Branch 23 serves fish and chips, coleslaw, lemon and bun. Dinner runs from 4:30-7 pm, with a meat draw at 5 pm. Following dinner, entertainment from 7-11 pm.
Brunch: West Ferris community brunch 9-10:30 am at Emmanuel united Church, 395 lakeshore Dr. Bring your friends for free pancakes and sausages with all the trimmings. workshop: Silk scarf painting workshop 9 am at 250 Clark St. $25, you must pay for the scarf in advance at the municipal office. Additional scarves can be ordered. dinner: Taste of Italy dinner club at 250 Clark St. Advance payment only. Deadline to sign up is Jan. 18. Prepare, cook, and enjoy an authentic Italian dinner. Recipes included.
SUPPER: Davedi Club ladies auxiliary spaghetti supper 4-7 pm at the club. Homemade sauce, meatballs, spaghetti, salad, buns, dessert and tea/coffee. Adult $13, children (10 and younger) $5, child (3 and younger) free. Takeout $10 (bring your own container) Everyone welcome. The next spaghetti supper will be Feb. 24.