Community Calendar - East

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Listings are published as space allows each week. E-mail listings to cp.calendar@sunmedia.ca. Deadline for inclusion in Thursday's paper is Monday at 9 a.m. Full calendar listings can be found at www.communitypress.ca. Items can also be listed in the Events column on our website.

 

February 21

Fashion Show – It's A Spring Thing - for Guys and Gals!  Madoc Kiwanis Hall, St. Lawrence St. E. Cocktails, tea/coffee and sweets at 6:30 p.m. followed by show. Wally Sawkins introduces a men's line from Lafferty's Crossings, Belleville. Kellie Dearman presents her fashion from Julia's Women's Wear of Stirling. First benefit of 2013 for Central Hastings Support Network Inc. Tickets $15, available at CHSN 108 Russel St., Barley Pub, Kim's Collectables or call 613-473-5255 for information. Receipts for cash donations. (chsninc.com) Snow date - Feb.22

February 25

Stirling Diners – St Paul’s United Church, 104 Church St. Lunch is served at noon. Please bring your own plate, cup, and cutlery. Program opened to seniors and adults with physical disabilities.

February 27

Tweed Diners – St Edmund’s Hall- Stoco, Hungerford Rd. Lunch is served at noon. Please bring your own plate, cup, and cutlery. Program opened to seniors and adults with physical disabilities.

February 28

Marmora Social – 43 Mathew Place. Seating begins at 11:30 a.m. Lunch is served at noon. Program opened to seniors and adults with physical disabilities. Please contact 1-800-554-1564 to pre-register for the social if you are not already a member of the Marmora Social program.

March 1

World Day of Prayer – Marmora – ecumenical service to be held at Marmora Pentecostal Church at 2 p.m. The theme for this year is "I was a stranger and you welcomed me." Everyone welcome. Social time to follow.

March 10

Bid Euchre Tournament – Marmora Legion at 1 p.m. Lunch available.

March 12

Blood Donor Clinic – Kiwanis Club of Madoc 139 St. Lawrence St. E. 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.

March 15

Bus Trip – Canada Blooms/National Home Show. $55 includes coach and admission. Departs from Tweed and Belleville. Call 613-478-6850 to book a seat. Sponsored by Tweed & District Horticultural Society.

March 16

St. Patrick's Day Dance – Featuring Wrought Iron Roots. 8 p.m. - 1 a.m. Madoc Township Recreation Centre. $20 each includes lunch available at Heart of Hastings Hospice, Wilson's, bush furniture, Cook's Barber Shop. Proceeds to Heart of Hastings Hospice. Ca; 613-473-5459 for info.

March 22

Blood Donor Clinic – Stirling Senior Public School 107 St. James St. 5 – 8 p.m.

Ongoing Activities

Boost your Brain 101 – for older people who are noticing memory changes. You can use good memory habits and other strategies to boost your brain and delay cognitive decline. Dates: Feb27, March21, April24. 10 a.m. - noon, Moira Place LTC Home, 415 River St. West Tweed. Free, refreshments provided. Register at 613-962-0892 or Darlene.Jackson@Alzheimersocietyofbqh.com. A program of the Belleville Alzheimer Society BHQ and Moira Place Tweed.

Bingo – Monday Night Bingo at 7 p.m. Marmora Legion.

The Millpond Chorus – Stirling and area community choir practices Monday evenings at 7 p.m. at St. Paul's United Church Stirling. New members welcome. For further info call Helen 613-398-7573.

Tweed Public Library offers free one-on-one computer instruction. Contact the Library for the

weekly schedule of one hour slots.

Free Information Sessions - Virtual Dementia Tour- Seniors and Early Memory Loss;Are you concerned, Jan. 31. Where: Moira Place Home in Tweed, 7 – 8:30 p.m. Free, a service of the Alzheimer Society Belleville-Hastings-Quinte. Contact 613-395-5018 for more information.

Community Care Weekly Activities:

Madoc: Active Living Exercise – Every Wednesday at 10 a.m. Trinity United Church, 76 St Lawrence St East. Program open to seniors and adults with physical disabilities.

AM Indoor Walk – Mon., Wed., and Fri. from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Centre Hastings Secondary School, 129 Elgin St. Program open to seniors and adults with physical disabilities.

PM Indoor Walk – Mon., Tues., Fri. from 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. Centre Hastings Secondary School, 129 Elgin St. Program open to seniors and adults with physical disabilities.

Line Dancing – Every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Lunch is served the fourth Thursday of the month. St John’s Anglican Church Hall, 115 Durham St N. Program open to seniors and adults with physical disabilities.

Tweed: Line Dancing every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. Lunch is served the second Tuesday of the month. Hungerford Lion’s Hall, 65 Victoria St. N. Call 613-473-9009 or Toll Free 1-800-554-1564 for information.

Darts — Fridays at 7:30 p.m. at the Marmora Legion. All welcome.

Mixed Darts – Every Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at Royal Canadian Legion Madoc Branch 363. All welcome.

Seniors Euchre – Fridays at 1:30 p.m. Marmora Seniors Citizens' Euchre in William Shannon Room.

Euchre – Fridays at 7:30 p.m. in Deloro Hall sponsored by Marmora Crowe Valley Lions. Please bring light lunch.

Bid Euchre – Every Tuesday night 7 p.m. at Actinolite Recreation Hall. Bid Euchre Tournament 3rd Sunday of the month at Actinolite Recreation Hall 1 p.m. Lunch available.

Open Jam - Every Sunday 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at 'The Amazing Coffee' in Madoc (Russell St. & Prince Albert). Bring your instruments, your voices and your songs. Folk, blues, country, punk, and more; any and all acoustic instruments welcome. Call 613-395-3257.

Stirling Citizens Band - All musicians welcome. Beginner or experienced. Every Tuesday evening, 7:30 p.m., Stirling Senior School.

Stirling Youth Activity Centre — Open 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday. Join us this month for guitar lessons, bowling, games tournaments, movie night, karaoke, current events discussions, trivia contests, and more.

Teen Reading Group — Tweed Public Library. Come out to discuss your favourite books, comics, and magazines with other teens. Every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.

Badminton – Every Tuesday and Thursday from 7 - 9:30 p.m. at Centre Hastings Secondary School in Madoc. Great fun, good exercise. Contact Terry at 613-473-5662 for info.

 

 

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