Sat., Sept. 16: Down the Aisles of Zephyr United Church, 1 – 3 p.m. Take a journey down the aisles of the church for a view of wedding attire and photographs from past weddings over the last 130 years in our church and community. Fashion show of dresses at 2:15 p.m. Refreshments provided. Fundraiser for Zephyr United Church. For information, call Karen at 905-852-6424.
Sun., Sept. 17: Uxbridge Terry Fox Run. 8:30 a.m., registration 9 a.m. Start, Elgin Park Bandshell. 2, 5 or 10 km loop. Run, walk, bike, stroller, dogs on leash. Donations go directly to The Terry Fox Foundation for Cancer Research. For questions or to volunteer contact Maggie Ferraro 416-678-9832.
Sun., Sept. 17: Happy Valley Forest Walk with North Durham Nature. 9 a.m. carpool, meet at the Uxbridge Secondary School parking lot. Leader Mark Stabb will look for late season plants, birds and big trees in a variety of habitats. Free, donations and memberships are welcome. For more Information contact Derek at 905-852-5432, or visit northdurhamnature.com.
Mon., Sept. 18: Monday Morning Singers begin their fall season. Anne Mizen directs women who love to sing in a variety of music from Baroque to contemporary compositions. No audition necessary, just a love of music and some singing experience. Every Monday Morning 9:15-11:30 a.m., St. Paul’s Anglican Church. For information, contact 905- 473-5640 or visit mmsingers.org
Mon., Sept. 18: Fall Arrangements. Join the Claremont Garden Club’s for a hands-on workshop with Kim Jones. 7:30 p.m. Claremont United Church. Follow Claremont Garden Club on Facebook or visit www.claremontgardenclub.ca for further details. Free for members, $5 for guests.
Thurs., Sept. 21: Lunch & Learn, 12 noon to 2 p.m. St. Paul’s Anglican Church. Speakers from the Township, Seniors’ Centre and Uxbridge Public Library speaking on “Activities and Education for Uxbridge Seniors.” Pay-what-you-can light lunch at 12 noon, followed by a panel discussion and Q & A time. For information, call 905-852-6853. Bring a friend, phone 905-852-7016 to reserve a seat.
Thurs., Sept. 21: Goodwood United Church Beef Supper. Goodwood Community Centre, beginning at 4:30. $20, tickets at door. Take-outs available. For further information call June at 905-640-3347.
Sat., Sept. 23 & Sun., Sept. 24: Creation Weekend. Goodwood Baptist Church/Creation Research Museum of Ontario. Free tours, speakers, fossil hunts & more. For more information call 905-852-3470, visit creationresearchontario.weebly.com/creation-weekend-2017.html, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sun., Sept. 24: Energy Conservation Committee – Free LED light bulbs at Uxbridge Farmers’ Market with $20 purchase of farm fresh produce.
Sat., Sept. 30: Speaker Eugene Arcand, Uxbridge Music Hall, 1 p.m. Hear this a residential school survivor tell his story. Donations (suggested amount of $15/person) at the door, support the work of Kenora Fellowship Centre.
Sat., Sept. 30: Quartetto Gelato. Uxbridge Music Hall, 7:30 p.m. Tickets $25, may be purchased at starticketing.com, Sugar FX, or at the door if available.
Shuffleboard, Uxbridge Seniors’ Center, on Mondays & Wednesdays, 9 a.m. starting October 3.
Progressive Euchre for all seniors. Second Tues. of the month, Uxbridge Legion. Sept.-June. Starts promptly at 7 p.m. $2, incl. refreshments. For more information, call 905-985-4934.
Seasons store at the Heart to Heart Healing Centre. Open Tues. & Wed., 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.; & Thurs., 6 – 8 p.m. 26 Brock St. W. Features local artisans, selection of cards, Christmas decorations, baby items, children’s toys, Christian gifts & books. Supporting two local charities. Contact: Annette Forkun 905-852-4665, 905-862-9014.
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