Celebrate Thanksgiving at Bethel United Church
Annual dinner happens Oct. 26 at the church
Bethel United Church Turkey Supper will be held Oct. 26, 4-7 pm at the church, 90 Bethel Rd., north of Highway 7. The church is wheelchair accessible and take out meals are available. Tickets available at the door only. Adults, $20; Children 6-12, $6; 5 and under free. For more information call 705-799-6257 or 705-799-7113.
The Omemee Lions’ Club is presenting a Radio Show, Oct. 19, 5:30 p.m. at Coronation Hall. Your $20 ticket includes a buffet dinner and two plays, “Tea for Two” and “Father Knows Best.” Kids 12 and under, $10; under 5, free. You can etransfer to omemeelionsclubgen[email protected] for tickets or call 705-761-2922 or email omemeelion[email protected]
The Manvers Historical Society is selling the reprinted book, “Laugh and the World Laughs with You in Pontypool,” $30 and available at Aunt Laura’s Tearoom in Bethany or at 243 and 137 Lifford Rd.
If you enjoy the thrill of fantasy and role play and have a sense of adventure, the Omemee Library is looking for you for a new event. Drop into the library at 24 King St. E. or visit kawarthalakeslibrary.ca
The library holds Story Time every Saturday from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Come for the entire time or drop in as convenient.
Bid euchre happens every Wednesday, 7 p.m. at St. James Anglican Church, 945 Frankhill Rd, north of Fowlers Corners.
The Omemee Seniors meet in the Legion Tuesdays for various activities. The first, second, third and fifth Tuesdays are euchre beginning at 1 p.m. Cost is $2.50.
A potluck is held the fourth Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. Bring your favourite dish as well as a plate and cutlery to help with cleanup. Cost is $3. Annual fee is $10.
The Community Care of City of Kawartha Lakes offers many invaluable services to the residents of our area. The office number is 705-324-7323.
Meals on Wheels are available at a nominal cost for residents of Omemee and Downeyville.
The Adult Day Program is held Mondays and Thursdays, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Trinity United Church.
This program allows caregivers some needed break time as well as allowing the clients to interact with others. Call the main office for details.
The Omemee Food bank is held the third Monday of each month at Christ Church Anglican. Non perishable items can be donated at local churches and at Foodland.
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