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Upcoming Events

Here are just some of the local events coming up in the next few months. If you have any community events you would like to share, please let us know.

Sat 11
Jun

Comfort & Soul Restaurant 2nd Annual Tails on Trail Poker Run & Scavenger Hunt

Saturday June 11, 2016

5 Card Poker Run
Entertainment, Vendors, Prizes, Refreshments
Delicious Southern Style Food
All modes of transportation welcome!
Rider $25, co-rider $20, walk-ins $15
All PROCEEDS to Chatham-Kent Animal Rescue
> > call to order tickets 519-359-4349 or 519-354-5000
---rain date June 12th, 2016---

Sat 25
Jun

TD Summer Reading Club

Saturday June 25, 2016

Registration for the TD Summer Reading Club begins and continues throughout the summer. Register and get reading for a chance to win great prizes.
Location: Wallaceburg Branch
Date and Time: Regular hours of operation
Contact: 519-627-5292

Wed 22
Jun

Adult Book Club

Wednesday June 22, 2016

Join us to discuss the book, "Half Blood Blues" by Esi Edugyan.
Location: Wallaceburg Branch, CKPL
Contact: 519-627-5292
Date: June 22
Time: 2:30 pm
Registration is not required.

Thu 30
Jun

Creating With Comic Maker HD

Thursday June 30, 2016

Join the CK Tech Trainers to learn how to create a comic using Comic Maker HD for the iPad.
Location: Wallaceburg Branch, CKPL
Contact: 519-627-5292
Date: June 30
Time: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Registration is required.

Thu 23
Jun

PTSD: One Cop's Battle

Thursday June 23, 2016

Brian Knowler, an OPP sergeant from Chatham, has written a book about his post-traumatic stress disorder developed by his high-stress job. The book is titled, "On the Other Side of Broken: One Cop's Battle with the Demons of PTSD".
Location: Wallaceburg Branch, CKPL
Contact: 519-627-5292
Date: June 23
Time: 6:30 pm
Registration is not required.

Fri 10
Jun

Grand Re-Opening of the Jeanne Gordon Hall

Friday June 10, 2016

Wallaceburg & District Historical Society (Wallaceburg Museum) announces the Grand Re-Opening of the Jeanne Gordon Hall in the Von Ayres Cultural Centre, 505 King Street, Wallaceburg on Friday, June 10th at 7 p.m. Included in this celebration, the Glasstown Players will perform a one-act comedy play “Imperfect Proposal”. Free Admission, all are welcome. Seats are limited so book now by phone or email, 519 627-8962 or curator@kent.net

Sat 18
Jun

Museum Rum Runners bus trip

Saturday June 18, 2016

Rum Runners bus trip on June 18, hosted by Wallaceburg Museum and Wallaceburg Adult Activity Club. Includes tour, lunch, stop at Colasanti’s and dinner at the Car Barn. Cost $125. Phone 519 627-6224 or 519 627-8962.


Sat 23
Jul

I ♡ DOGS FESTIVAL

Saturday July 23, 2016

PRESENTED BY CHATHAM-KENT ANIMAL RESCUE
**10:00am to 4:00pm**
>Rain Date July 24th<
▪Tecumseh Park, Chatham▪
Lure Course
2 Agility Courses
Off Leash Zone
Cool Down Zone
Doggy Tattoo Booth
Doggy Fancy Feathers Booth
Vendors, Pet & Non Pet
Best Dressed Contest
Best Talent Contest
Best Dog/Owner Look-a-Like Contest

Fri 03
Jun

Community Meal

Friday June 3, 2016

A Community Meal will be held on Friday June 3rd at St. James Church, 719 James St. at 5 p.m. in St. James Hall.

Thu 09
Jun

Mom's Baby Cupboard

Thursday June 9, 2016

Mom's Baby Cupboard will be open on Thursday June 9th at St. James Church, 719 James St. in Steinhoff Hall from 10 a.m. to noon.

Thu 02
Jun

Protect Your Pics

Thursday June 2, 2016

Join tech whiz RIchard Droullard for a workshop to learn how to backup your digital photos.
Location: Wallaceburg Branch, CKPL
Contact: 519-627-5292
Date: June 2
Time: 6:30 pm
Registration is required.

Thu 09
Jun

Teddy Bear's Picnic

Thursday June 9, 2016

Games, stories, music & refreshments for ages 2+ with parent or guardian. Sign up begins at 10:00 am at the Wallaceburg Branch, CKPL. This event takes place on June 9th. Contact: 519-627-5292