Thurs., Oct. 18: Lunch ‘n’ Learn – What you should know before going to emergency. Pay-what-you-can lunch catered by St. Paul’s TAB and ACW groups. 12 – 2 p.m., speakers begin at 12:45. St. Paul’s Anglican Church. Call 905-852-7016 to reserve a seat.
Thurs., Oct. 18: 15th annual Sandford United Church Music Gala. Sandford Church, 7:30 p.m. 405 Sandford Rd. Adults $20, children under 12 free. Snack following is free. Part of the funds raised will go to a local charity.
Sat., Oct. 20: Fall Fantasies Bazaar. Udora United Church, 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. Variety of vendors, raffles, hot dogs & refreshments.
Sun., Oct. 21: T4 Wildlife, a Shades of Hope Fundraising Afternoon Tea & Silent Auction. Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel. Featuring well-known comedian Judy Croon. Funds go to wildlife needing treatments, nurturing with the primary goal of release back to the wild. For more information or call 705-437-4654.
Sun., Oct. 21: Zephyr United Church 131st Anniversary Service. 11 a.m. Guest speaker: Reverend Diane Bennett-Jones, music by The Shenanigans Barbershop Singers. Everyone welcome. Refreshments to follow.
Mon., Oct. 22: Uxbridge Secondary School Vimy Speaker Series. British historian and author Andy Robertshaw on “Life at the Front Lines in the First World War.” USS cafeteria, 7 p.m. $5, all are welcome!
Wed., Oct. 24: Bethesda-Reach Women’s Institute meeting. Epsom United Church at 7:30 p.m. Guest speaker: Steve Rensink will present his flutes. All ladies welcome.
Wed., Oct. 24: Sunderland United Church Turkey Dinner w/plum pudding & pie. Adults $20, youth 6-12, $6. Three sittings: 4:30, 5:45 & 7 p.m. For tickets call 705-357-2313 or 705-357-3994.
Community Soup Lunch at St. Andrew’s Chalmers Presbyterian Church Hall. Every Wednesday, 12 – 1 p.m. Pay what you can to support Loaves and Fishes Food Bank. Soups & desserts supplied by various churches & service groups. For info contact 905-852-4753.
Operation Warm Hearts: Drop of gently used winter coates at the Seniors’ Centre, or Wash Worx Laundromat. Sale on Nov. 3 at the Uxbridge Arena, 12 – 3 p.m. Call 647-380-1674 for details.
Friends’ Handicapable Ministry, Wednesdays, 6:50 – 8 p.m. at Trinity United Church, Uxbridge. For more information, please call jo at 905-852-6487 or TUC church office 905-852-6213.
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