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Sat - Sep 01
  St. Thomas Fire Muster Days

 

The annual St. Thomas Fire Muster Days is taking place on September 1st in Pinafore Park.

There will be a car show, fire trucks, a parade, childrens play area, displays and demonstrations, food and vendors and lots more! 

Entry to the park by donation.  

Mon - Sep 03
  EarlyON Playgroup at St. Thomas Public Library

EarlyON presents a playgroup for children and their parents/caregivers at the St. Thomas Public Library.

Join them for activities, games, toys, crafts, songs, stories, and fun! Ages birth to 6 years.

No registration required.

Every Monday from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. in the Ingram Room, Lower Level.

Wed - Sep 05
  Support Group - Addiction is a Family Disease

Addiction is a Family Disease.

Nar-Anon is a fellowship for family and friends whose lives have been affected by someone else's addiction.

When you come into the family group you are no longer alone, but among others who understand your problems.

We learn effective coping skills and gain hope and peace of mind.

Our group in St. Thomas meets every Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at the Centre St. Baptist Church (28 Southwick St.) for one hour.

You are Never Alone!

Thu - Sep 06
  VON Blood Pressure Clinics

VON Free Blood Pressure Clinics are held weekly on Thursday mornings at the St. Thomas Seniors Centre at 225 Chestnut St. from 10 am - 11:30.

Drop in, no appointment necessary.

For more information, call VON 519-637-6408.

Mon - Sep 10
  EarlyON Playgroup at St. Thomas Public Library

EarlyON presents a playgroup for children and their parents/caregivers at the St. Thomas Public Library.

Join them for activities, games, toys, crafts, songs, stories, and fun! Ages birth to 6 years.

No registration required.

Every Monday from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. in the Ingram Room, Lower Level.

Wed - Sep 12
  Taize Services

Taize Services at St. John's Anglican Church (20 Flora St.) in St. Thomas.
The event is the first (1st) Wednesday of each month from June to December starting at 7pm. All Welcome!
A time of music and reflection, occasionally by candlelight or outdoors (weather permitting).
Refreshments & fellowship following the service.

Wed - Sep 12
  Support Group - Addiction is a Family Disease

Addiction is a Family Disease.

Nar-Anon is a fellowship for family and friends whose lives have been affected by someone else's addiction.

When you come into the family group you are no longer alone, but among others who understand your problems.

We learn effective coping skills and gain hope and peace of mind.

Our group in St. Thomas meets every Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at the Centre St. Baptist Church (28 Southwick St.) for one hour.

You are Never Alone!

Thu - Sep 13
  VON Blood Pressure Clinics

VON Free Blood Pressure Clinics are held weekly on Thursday mornings at the St. Thomas Seniors Centre at 225 Chestnut St. from 10 am - 11:30.

Drop in, no appointment necessary.

For more information, call VON 519-637-6408.

Fri - Sep 14
  GRAB & GO Chicken Divine Dinner

 

New Vision Community Church is having a grab & go Chicken divine dinner on Friday September 14th.  

The dinner is $13 and runs from 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.  

Sat - Sep 15
  Comedy Night at the ECRM

 

It's time for DATE NIGHT on September 15!  Join us at the historic Michigan Locomotive Repair Shops for a night of top notch Yuk Yuk's Comedy.  This year's line up features three of Ontario's most talented comedians.

In addition to the show, guests can tour the museum and explore the newly expanded shop floor.

The evening will also feature:

Cash Bar

Silent Auction 

Door Prizes

Doors open at 7pm - seating is on a first come first served basis.  This is a licensed event 19 years and older please.  Tickets are available at the Elgin County Railway Museum, Ansell's Awards or on Eventbrite.

Mon - Sep 17
  EarlyON Playgroup at St. Thomas Public Library

EarlyON presents a playgroup for children and their parents/caregivers at the St. Thomas Public Library.

Join them for activities, games, toys, crafts, songs, stories, and fun! Ages birth to 6 years.

No registration required.

Every Monday from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. in the Ingram Room, Lower Level.

Tue - Sep 18
  St Thomas Stars Game Night Volunteers Needed

St Thomas Stars Game Night Volunteers Needed

The St Thomas Stars Jr B team are seeking volunteers for game nights. Lots of positions available to match your interest-- front of house cash duties, working in the booth, official time keeper and more.  Students earn hours, get a great reference and learn new skills.  Seniors support you community while you stay active and have fun with a great team.  If interested please call Marg at 519-495-1771

Tue - Sep 18 -- Sat - Sep 22
  Celebrate Legion Week

Celebrate Legion Week 
Join us for lunch. Monday September 17th soup and sandwich $6.00 Tuesday September 18th lasagna $8.00 Wednesday September 19th meatloaf $8.00 Saturday September 22nd burger and coleslaw $5.00. All served from 11:30 am to 1 pm Except burger which will be from noon til 3 pm Open to the public. Come and join us. Take outs available please call ahead 519-631-0026

Tue - Sep 18 -- Fri - Sep 21
  St. Thomas Legion Coffee Break for St. Thomas Alzheimer

Alzheimer Coffee Break has been added to the system.

During Legion Week St. Thomas Legion is Hosting Coffee Break for St. Thomas Alzheimer
September 17-21
11:30 - 3PM
Serving Coffee/Tea and choice of Dessert $5
Extended Welcome going out to the public to join us supporting families and patients who are suffering in our community suffering 

Public Event Everyone Welcome

Wed - Sep 19
  Support Group - Addiction is a Family Disease

Addiction is a Family Disease.

Nar-Anon is a fellowship for family and friends whose lives have been affected by someone else's addiction.

When you come into the family group you are no longer alone, but among others who understand your problems.

We learn effective coping skills and gain hope and peace of mind.

Our group in St. Thomas meets every Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at the Centre St. Baptist Church (28 Southwick St.) for one hour.

You are Never Alone!

Thu - Sep 20
  VON Blood Pressure Clinics

VON Free Blood Pressure Clinics are held weekly on Thursday mornings at the St. Thomas Seniors Centre at 225 Chestnut St. from 10 am - 11:30.

Drop in, no appointment necessary.

For more information, call VON 519-637-6408.

Sat - Sep 22
  St Thomas Stars Game Night Volunteers Needed

St Thomas Stars Game Night Volunteers Needed

The St Thomas Stars Jr B team are seeking volunteers for game nights. Lots of positions available to match your interest-- front of house cash duties, working in the booth, official time keeper and more.  Students earn hours, get a great reference and learn new skills.  Seniors support you community while you stay active and have fun with a great team.  If interested please call Marg at 519-495-1771

Sun - Sep 23
  Open House 

Open House 

Port Stanley Lioness Club are holding an Open House to celebrate their 55 years of Service to the Community of Port Stanley and St Thomas and beyond. It will be held at the Port Stanley Festival Theater on Sunday Sept. 23 from 1-4 PM.
Appetizers and light refreshments will be served.

Mon - Sep 24
  EarlyON Playgroup at St. Thomas Public Library

EarlyON presents a playgroup for children and their parents/caregivers at the St. Thomas Public Library.

Join them for activities, games, toys, crafts, songs, stories, and fun! Ages birth to 6 years.

No registration required.

Every Monday from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. in the Ingram Room, Lower Level.

Wed - Sep 26
  St Thomas Stars Game Night Volunteers Needed

St Thomas Stars Game Night Volunteers Needed

The St Thomas Stars Jr B team are seeking volunteers for game nights. Lots of positions available to match your interest-- front of house cash duties, working in the booth, official time keeper and more.  Students earn hours, get a great reference and learn new skills.  Seniors support you community while you stay active and have fun with a great team.  If interested please call Marg at 519-495-1771

Wed - Sep 26
  Support Group - Addiction is a Family Disease

Addiction is a Family Disease.

Nar-Anon is a fellowship for family and friends whose lives have been affected by someone else's addiction.

When you come into the family group you are no longer alone, but among others who understand your problems.

We learn effective coping skills and gain hope and peace of mind.

Our group in St. Thomas meets every Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at the Centre St. Baptist Church (28 Southwick St.) for one hour.

You are Never Alone!

Thu - Sep 27
  Karaoke Contest for Christmas Care 

Karaoke Contest for Christmas Care 

The Back Alley 
Amateur Karaoke Contest
Hosted by Sandi Duwyn

Qualifying Nights
September 27 -10pm
October 25 -10pm
November 22 -10pm
$10 Registration FEE per Night
TOP 5 from each night advance to the FINALE

GRAND FINALE
November 29 -8pm
15 finalists must sing 2 songs
1st-2nd-3rd Cash Prizes
50% of Proceeds Donated to Christmas Care PLUS we are
Accepting Donations of Toys or Non Perishable Food greatly appreciated

Thu - Sep 27
  Accessibility Open House

Accessibility Open House on Thursday, September 27, 2018, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Seniors' Centre. Presented by the St.Thomas Municipal Accessibility Committee. Vendors, Exhibits, Door prizes. All are welcome. Our committee would like to hear your comments and concerns. Our goal is to help create a community that provides barrier free access for all abilities.
Vendors wishing to be included, please contact Councillor Joan Rymal, 519-614-8897.

Thu - Sep 27
  VON Blood Pressure Clinics

VON Free Blood Pressure Clinics are held weekly on Thursday mornings at the St. Thomas Seniors Centre at 225 Chestnut St. from 10 am - 11:30.

Drop in, no appointment necessary.

For more information, call VON 519-637-6408.

Sat - Sep 29 -- Sun - Sep 30
  Sparta's Scarecrow Fall Festival  - Rain or Shine

Sparta Scarecrow Fall Festival has been added to the system.

Sparta's Scarecrow Fall Festival  - Rain or Shine - 
Saturday, Sept. 29 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM and Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018  12:00 to 4:00, 
46329 Sparta Line,  Sparta, Ontario. 
Lineup of new and talented one of a kind artisans, live music entertainment,  vendors, face painting, colouring contest,  free draws, scarecrows and everything you can imagine in an old time family fun fall fair; emerge your senses into the autumn fragrances of apple cider, pumpkins, apples, corn stalks and mums that will line the village porches. For more information contact: http://www.thevillagecollective.com or call 226-773-0264

Sun - Sep 30
  St Thomas Stars Game Night Volunteers Needed

St Thomas Stars Game Night Volunteers Needed

The St Thomas Stars Jr B team are seeking volunteers for game nights. Lots of positions available to match your interest-- front of house cash duties, working in the booth, official time keeper and more.  Students earn hours, get a great reference and learn new skills.  Seniors support you community while you stay active and have fun with a great team.  If interested please call Marg at 519-495-1771