Current Events

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Thu - Oct 02
  Kirkton Story Time Play and Read
In partnership with Early Years, spend the morning playing, reading, and singing at the libaray! Special Halloween Costume Party on Oct 30th. Be sure to dress up in your costume and join us! Thursdays Sept 18-Dec 18th at 10:00am at the Kirkton Library.
Thu - Oct 02
  Thursday Crafternoons (Ages 6-12)
Join us Thursday afternoons to make and create different crafts. You are only limited by your imagination! Sept 4th-December 18th at the Exeter Library from 3:30-4:30p.m.
Thu - Oct 02
  Inspirational Illusionist coming To Exeter
Claude Haggerty will bring his Inspirational Illusion Show to Exeter on Thursday Oct 2,2014. The show will be held at the South Huron Recreation Centre. Show starts at 7:00 PM, doors open at 6pm. Discount tickets will be offered to those who bring a non- perishable food items. All food items collected will be donated to The Exeter Food Bank. Admission to the show is $15, $12 with a non-perishable food item. The show on Thursday Oct 2nd ,2014 will feature ILLUSIONS and will be very interactive and inspirational. During the show Claude will share his story of overcoming his stuttering, growing up in foster care and he will encourage children of all ages to follow their dreams.
Thu - Oct 02
  Thursday Crafternoons in Kirkton
Join us Thursday afternoons to make and create different crafts. You are only limited by your imagination. Ages 4-12. Sept 4-Dec 18th from 4:00-5:00pm at the Kirkton Library.
Fri - Oct 03
  Exeter Story Time (Ages 0-6)
Take part in story time at the Exeter Library Fridays September 12-December 12th from 11:00-11:30am.
Sat - Oct 04
  Seaforth Harmony Kings Annual Show - "Cow Patti"
For over 30 years, the Seaforth Harmony Kings barbershop chorus has presented great musical entertainment along with zany original comedy skits. Join us for this year's show which has a western theme based on Jim Stafford's song "Cow Patti". A young lass returns home to confront the fearless "Killer". Joining us will be a great young quartet called Shoptimus Prime who are former Ontario champions. The show is being held at the Seaforth Public School on Sat. Oct.4 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are only $15 and children 12 and under are free. Call 519 238-5419 or 519 527-1775 for tickets.
Sat - Oct 04
  Pepper Tournament
Pepper Tournament at the Hensall Legion on Saturday October 4, 2014. Registration 12:30 pm. Play begins at 1:00 pm. $6.00 per person Teams of 3 people. Lunch and prizes provided. For info call 519-262-2438.
Sun - Oct 05
  Kirkton United Church BBQ Beef Dinner
Kirkton United Church BBQ Beef Dinner, Sunday, October 5 at Kirkton-Woodham Community Centre serving 5 to 7 p.m. Take-out available. Advance Tickets Only. Adult $16, Child (10 and under) $5. Tickets available at Kirkton Market or Vera 229-6661.
Sun - Oct 05
  Ham & Sausage Supper
The Knights of Columbus and Catholic Woman's League is sponsoring a Ham and Sausage Supper Sunday October 5th at the Precious Blood Parish Hall. It takes place from 4pm-7pm and costs $14 for adults and $6 for children.
Mon - Oct 06
  Author Talk
Susan Paddon author of "Two Tragedies in 429 Breaths" will be at the Exeter Library from 6:30-7:30 on Monday October 6th.
Mon - Oct 06
  Purl Jam
Enjoy an all-ages knitting club. Mondays 4:00-5:00pm at the Exeter Library. Call 519-235-1890 for more information.
Tue - Oct 07
  Kirkton Book club
Take part in the Kirkton Book club Tuesdays Oct 7, Nov 4, Dec 2 1:30-2:30pm at the Kirkton Library.
Tue - Oct 07
  Exeter Francomanie (French Mania)
An after school French language club with stories, songs, and crafts. Registration required. For ages 7-10. It takes place Tuesdays Sept 16-Dec 16th at the Exeter Library
Wed - Oct 08
  Mother Goose Early Years (Birth-1 year)
Experience Mother Goose Early years at the Exeter Library Wednesdays Oct 8-Nov 5th. Registration is required, call 519-235-1890 for more information.
Wed - Oct 08
  Exeter Library visits Huron Park Early Years
Exeter Library visits Huron Park Early Years Wednesdays from 10:30 until 11:30am, October 8 and 29th, November 19th and December 10th. To Find out more call 519-235-1890.
Sat - Oct 11
  Star Wars Reads Day
Hovercraft to the Exeter Library, with your little wookie for fun reads and crafts. Arrive in costume at 2:00pm for an out-of-this-world party with games and fun!
Sat - Oct 18
  Free Child I.D program
The Lebanon Forest Masonic Lodge is hosting a free Child Identification day. It takes place at South Huron District High School on Saturday October 18th from 9:30am-3:30pm. Photos, video, digital fingerprints, personal profile, dental bite record, DNA. If your child has already done this, we encourage to do it again as they grow.
Sat - Oct 18
  Grand Bend United Church Free Store
On Sat. Oct.18 from 9:30 until 3:00 Grand Bend United Church is holding a FREE STORE giving away Fall and Winter Clothing for the entire family as well as small household items. We are at 25 Main St.W. in Grand Bend. All are most welcome.
Sat - Oct 18
  Octoberfest dinner and dance
The Dashwood Optimists and Dashwood Fire Department are hosting a Octoberfest dinner and dance on Saturday October 18th at the Dashwood Community Centre. October is also Fire Prevention month so there will be free fire safety and children activities for the kids starting at 4:00pm. Advance Sausage and Sauerkraut Dinner with dessert and coffee tickets are $15. There will also be a Community Appreciation Dance to follow at 9:00pm. Admission for donation and cash bar.
Mon - Oct 20
  Collective Kitchen
Want to save money and meet new friends? Join us on the third Monday of every month for a Collective Kitchen. We invite you to join us at Exeter United Church for an evening of fun and friendship while we work together to make low cost, healthy, and delicious meals that you will be able to take home. Pre-registration is required. Please call Heather for more information about menus and cost at 519-235-0616
Fri - Oct 24
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  Hospital Foundation Radiothon
MyFM Exeter-Grand Bend 90.5 and the South Huron Hospital is holding the 1st Annual RADIOTHON! Please stop in to Hansens Your Local Independent Grocer on Friday Oct. 24 between 7-2pm and visit Mike and Bridget, and to drop off your donation or call 226-735-0935, or donate online at All proceeds are going to support the Ultrasound Machine.
Sat - Oct 25
  St. Boniface C.W.L. Bazaar
The St. Boniface C.W.L. is holding their Fall Bazaar on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 10:00am to 2:00 pm in the school gym in Zurich. Homemade Baking, Crafts, Draws, Penny Sale, Lunch & Refreshments. Free Admission & Everyone is Welcome!
Sat - Oct 25
  Ladies Fall Retreat
Hosted by: Emmanuel Baptist Church. On Saturday, October 25th. Come and enjoy breakfast and lunch while listening to our guest speaker Janet Surette as she talks on the "Beauty of Biblical Mentoring". The cost is $25. Doors open at 8:00am for registration or to secure your spot contact Pam Little at 519-234-9411 or online at
Sat - Oct 25
Save the Date! Our annual Art Show & Sale will be held on October 25-26 at the Barn Restaurant & Pub at the Exeter Golf Course. Check out the Art Show & Sale Page for more info WWW.ARTAROUNDTOWN.NET. Call Bonnie Sitter for more details 519-235-1909.
Sat - Oct 25
  Hallowe'en Adult Dance Party
Come on out in your best funny or spooky costume & dance the night away! -Music provided by DJ Hapy -Costume prizes -Late night snacks -Cash bar TICKETS - $10/person in advance or $12/person at the door Crediton Community Center- Get TICKETS from Optimist members, Lori Allen 519-234-1108 or Lyndsey Baratta 519-234-6899.
Sun - Oct 26
Save the Date! Our annual Art Show & Sale will be held on October 25-26 at the Barn Restaurant & Pub at the Exeter Golf Course. Check out the Art Show & Sale Page for more info WWW.ARTAROUNDTOWN.NET. Call Bonnie Sitter for more details 519-235-1909.
Sun - Oct 26
  Granton Hallowe'en Party
Granton Lions and Firefighters are having a Hallowe'en Party Sunday October 26th from 1 - 3 at the Fire dogs, games, bobbing for apples, treats. Admission an item for Ailsa Craig Food Bank or a gently used book for Lions Reading Action Program.
Mon - Oct 27
  Pumpkins Carving Contest Week (All ages)
Carve up a pumpkin and drop it off at the Exeter library for your chance to enter the carving contest. The contest runs Oct 27-Oct 31 and the draw date is October 31st. Call 519-235-1890 for more information.
Tue - Oct 28
  Cafe Franco
Join us for this informal French-speaking social club. Refreshments provided. It takes place at the Exeter Library October 28; November 4, 18; December 2,16 from 6:30-7:30.
Tue - Oct 28
  Community Influenza Clinic
Bayfield Community Influenza Clinic Tuesday October 28, 2014 4-6:00 pm Trinity Anglican Church Bayfield Please bring your health card and wear a sleeve that will roll up easily
Wed - Oct 29
  Rummage Sale and Auction
RUMMAGE SALE time again!! Sponsored by South Huron Hospital Auxiliary the event takes place Wed. Oct. 29th 5-8:30pm and Thurs. Oct. 30 9am - 1pm at the South Huron Rec Centre. AUCTION - Wed. 6:30pm Donation Pick Up by appointment only - call by Monday Oct. 27 - 519-237-3445 or 519-235-3476. Drop off Tues. Oct. 28 -3-9pm & wed. Oct.29 8am-1pm. New Volunteers always welcome
Wed - Oct 29
  Community Flu Clinics
Huron County Health Unit is hosting community flu clinics on Wed. Oct. 29th at the Clinton Legion from 3-7 p.m. and on Mon. Nov. 3/14 at the Seaforth Public School from 5-7 p.m. Call 519-482-3416 for more information.
Wed - Oct 29
  Fidget Makers
This social group makes activity aprons for those in our community suffering from dementia. No sewing experience necessary. Coffee and muffins are provided. October 29 and November 26 from 10am-12pm at the Exeter Library.
Fri - Oct 31
On Friday, October 31 a group of passionate youth from Centralia Faith Tabernacle will be visiting houses in Huron Park, Centralia and Exeter to collect food for the local Food Bank. Get your donations ready and listen for "Flip-A-Tin" on Halloween night. We will see you soon!