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TRIP Of THE MONTH: Rotary Trip of the Month tickets are on sale Dec. 5, for 2019-20. Need a Christmas gift for someone special? Go to our website to view the trips and to purchase a ticket online at www. tillsonburgrotarytriplottery.com ... and Merry Christmas to all!
HISTORIC SITE: See the outdoor tree garden. Inside, tour 15 exquisitely decorated rooms and explore the Batteries Not Included exhibit in the Pratt Gallery. 30 Tillson Ave, Tillsonburg. For more information call 519-842-2294. Check out the Corner Gallery on the 2nd floor for gifts while here! Decorated until Jan. 6, 2019. ANHS is open Monday-Friday 9-4 and Sundays 1-4 p.m.
CHRISTMAS CONCERT: The Tillsonburg Senior Centre Singers presents their Christmas Concert on Tuesday, Nov. 27 at 7:30 p.m. The concert takes place in the Senior Centre auditorium, directed by Janice Edmund and accompanied by Shelley Vermeersch. Tickets $12 are available at the Senior Centre office (519-688-2520).
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PLAYGROUP: For children aged 0-school age and their caregivers. Crafts and activities available during playgroup, circle time songs along with healthy snacks and refreshments for children and caregivers. Tuesdays from 9:30-11 a.m. at the Tillsonburg Christian Reformed Church, 150 Concession St W, Tillsonburg.
THE IMPACT Of CHIROPRACTIC: Wellness at the Library presents The Impact of Chiropractic on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2 p.m. Join Dr. Mark Dickson of Dickson Chiropractic to learn about what a chiropractor does, how chiropractic medicine works, and the benefits of chiropractic on your overall health. This free program requires registration, please contact the Tillsonburg Public Library to reserve your space by phoning 519842-5571!
LEGION TURKEY DINNER: Friday, Nov. 30 enjoy a turkey dinner by the Ladies Auxiliary (519-842-5281). Serving 5-6 p.m. while quantities last at the Royal Canadian Legion, 16 Durham Street, Tillsonburg. $12 per person includes tea, coffee, dessert and all the trimmings. All welcome.
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BREAKFAST IN BETHLEHEM: A fun Christmas experience for the whole family. Saturday, Dec. 1, from 8:30-11 a.m. at 269 Quarter Town Line. Join us for a pancake breakfast, then walk through our Marketplace which features a petting zoo, crafts, games and more. $3/person includes breakfast and all Marketplace activities. Brought to you by Bethel Pentecostal Church.
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PERISCOPE Playhouse: The Mudmen come to Port Burwell Periscope Playhouse with their Celtic energy. The 8 p.m. show is sold out but some tickets still available for the 2 p.m. show. Tickets $30 available at periscopeplayhouse.com or call 519-874-1185.
local Agm talent Night at the Copper Mug: Saturday, Dec. 1 from 8:30 p.m. - 1 a.m. No cover. Local talented musicians take the stage. Check our Facebook page for the line-up. Come out and watch your friends perform!
Elgin christian Farmers association: Annual Fall Banquet and AGM is Saturday, Dec. 1 and you’re invited to Immanuel Christian School, 75 Caverly Road, Alymer. Social at 7 p.m., welcome, opening, dinner and AGM at 7:30 pm. Speaker is Clair Doan, a Nuffield Canada scholar, turkey and cash cropper, and ag investment advisor. Everyone welcome. Please RSVP to a board member by Nov. 28. Cost $10 per person. For more info contact Ryan Dykxhoorn 519-860-7332, Teus Korevaar 519-773-5086 or Murray Rodenburg 519-866-5543.
christmas Dance: Tillsonburg and District Historical Society presents A Christmas Dance with Back to the 50’s on Saturday, Dec. 1, from 7-11 p.m. at Branch 153, Royal Canadian Legion, 16 Durham Street, Tillsonburg. Advance tickets $15 and $20 at door. Cash bar. Tickets can be purchased at Royal Canadian Legion, Annandale Museum and Station Arts Centre.
Broadway comes to bayham: A music night at Bayham United Church, Straffordville with the voices of Broadway show choir, Saturday, Dec. 1, 7 p.m. Tickets $15. All proceeds to support local missions. Tickets available from Deb 519-7732724 or Linda 519-842-6799.
christmas carol Strumalong: First Baptist Church, Simcoe, 2-3 p.m. Bring you ukeleles, guitars, banjos or other acoustic instruments for an inspirational afternoon strumming and singing old-time Christmas carols. Light refresments. No admission - please bring a food donation for those in need.
Fatal Flaws: Two showings of Fatal Flaws - Legalizing Assisted Death, a film by Kevin Dunn, at the Father Langan Parish Centre in Room 5, 51 Venison Street West (Rolph Street). Tuesday, Dec. 4 at 7:30 p.m. and Wednesday, Dec. 5 at 10:45 a.m. What are the long-term effects of these laws on society? Should we be giving medical professionals the legal right to end their patients’ lives?
WINGS & THINGS Pub NIGHT: Friday, Dec. 7 join us for Wings & Things Pub Night at the The Wagner Memorial Teeterville Legion Branch 526. Serving from 7 p.m. until sold out.
BREAKFAST with santa: Tillsonburg Kinette’s annual Breakfast With Santa is Saturday, Dec. 8, 8-11 a.m. at the Tillsonburg Community Centre Lions Auditorium. Cost is $5 (2 pancakes, 2 sausages, juice and coffee). Santa Claus will there for a photo op and give out candy canes. We will have a fun photo booth (free). There is also a free colouring contest with prizes for different ages groups.