Community Messages

Saturday, October 19
10:30 AM

Caturday Cat Cafe

10:30 AM — 02:00 PM

In partnership with the Pet and Wildlife Rescue, the Caturday Cat Café will be held at the Chatham Branch on Saturday, October 19 from 10:30 am to 2:00 pm. Stop by the Chatham Branch meeting room to meet volunteers from Chatham Pet and Wildlife Rescue and their furry friends. Play or snuggle with some adorable kitties for fifteen minutes while you learn about the work that the Pet and Wildlife Rescue does in the community and how you can help. Children 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult. For the wellbeing of the animals, staff will have to limit the number of participants allowed in the Café at one time to 16. Patrons may have to wait to enter the Café if the meeting room reaches capacity. Advanced tickets for the Café can be reserved starting Friday, October 11. A limited number of standby tickets will also be available starting at 9:30 am on Saturday, October 19. Call 519.354.2940 for more details.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Branch, Chatham-Kent Public Library

  • 120 Queen Street, Chatham, N7M 2G6
Monday, October 21
07:30 PM

Blenheim horticultural Society Host Garden Teas

07:30 PM — 08:30 PM

Monday Oct 21 @ 7:30pm Trinity Anglican Church lower meeting room, 59 Ellen St. Blenheim. Learn secrets of aromas, colours, flavours and health/garden benefits.  Samples will be provided. Other refreshments provided. More info 519-380-9386, 519-676-9476.

Location/Venue Name
Trinity anglican church

  • 59 ellen st, Blenheim, N0P 1A0
Tuesday, October 22
07:30 PM

Blenheim horticultural Society Host Garden Teas

07:30 PM — 08:30 PM

Monday Oct 21 @ 7:30pm Trinity Anglican Church lower meeting room, 59 Ellen St. Blenheim. Learn secrets of aromas, colours, flavours and health/garden benefits.  Samples will be provided. Other refreshments provided. More info 519-380-9386, 519-676-9476.

Location/Venue Name
Trinity anglican church

  • 59 ellen st, Blenheim, N0P 1A0
Wednesday, October 23
05:00 PM

Book Bash Canadian Children's Literature Festival

05:00 PM — 08:30 PM

Book Bash Canadian Children’s Literature Festival is a fun-filled, free children’s festival featuring a variety of activities and programs with Canadian children’s authors, illustrators and entertainers. CKPL’s festival will highlight First Nations and French-language literature and culture. Hosted by Chatham-Kent Public Library. To find out more information, visit www.ckpl.ca/bookbash.

Location/Venue Name
John D. Bradley Convention Centre

  • 565 Richmond Street, Chatham, N7M 1R2
05:30 PM

Understanding Canadian Values

05:30 PM — 06:30 PM

Newcomers and Immigrants: Learn about what makes Canada great on Oct. 23rd @5:30-6:30pm @ Adult Language and Learning. 240 King St. For more info 519-354-7424.

Location/Venue Name
Adult Language and Learning

  • 240 King St. W, Chatham, N7M 1E7
Saturday, October 26
All day

FREE P.A. DAY

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

FREE P.A. DAY FRIDAY  OCTOBER 25, 2019  FROM 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for ages 4-10  at FIRST REFORMED CHURCH -CORNER OF LACROIX AND INDIAN CREEK ROAD, CHATHAM featuring: PURE DOG AGILITY AND JAMES FUNNYHAT- (storytelling Musician)  Followed by:Crafts, Music, Stories, Exercises and Sports. Lunch and snacks are provided at no cost.  PLEASE CALL (519) 351-0046 for early registration or by e-mail to the church 1strefrm@ciaccess.com  

Location/Venue Name
FIRST REFORMED CHURCH

  • 632 Lacroix St. (Cnr. of Lacroix & Indian Creek Road), Chatham,, N7M 2X4
10:00 AM

Howloween at the dog park

10:00 AM — 12:00 PM

The DOLRA Committee is sponsoring a free event at the dog park on Saturday, October 26, at 59 Water Street. Come to the park between 10 AM and 12 noon with or without a costume. Receive a free bandana from a committee member. 519-359-8455.

Location/Venue Name
John Waddell Dog Park

  • 59 Water Street, Chatham, N7M 4C5
Wednesday, October 30
05:30 PM

Understanding Food Labels

05:30 PM — 06:30 PM

  Newcomers and Immigrants: Learn about how to read and understand food labels. Oct.30th @  17:30-18:30 @ Adult Language and Learning.240 King St. W. Chatham. For more info 519-354-7424.

Location/Venue Name
Adult Languagae and Learning

  • 240 King St. W, Chatham, N7M 1E7
Saturday, November 2
09:00 AM

RentSmart for Landlords

09:00 AM — 01:00 PM

Landlords want tenants that pay the rent on time, are good neighbors and look after the property. RentSmart-Landlord is an innovative education program offered by the Chatham-Kent Landlord Association. This 4 hour course covers all aspects of being a landlord from screening to evictions and legal requirements.  

Location/Venue Name
To be confirmed

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Thursday, November 7
06:30 PM

Adulting 101: ‘80s Aerobics Experience

06:30 PM — 07:30 PM

Do you miss “sweating to the oldies”? Then come out to Chatham-Kent Public Library’s ‘80s Aerobics Experience on Thursday, November 7 at 6:30 pm. Channel your inner Jane Fonda and practice your jazzercise skills while listening to classic ‘80s jams. Costumes are encouraged! Registration is required, call 519.354.2940 or search “80s” at search.ckpl.ca. ‘80s Aerobics Experience is part of the Adulting 101 program series at Chatham-Kent Public Library. We recognize that being an adult can be hard. This an opportunity for adults (16+) to come together and learn different life skills in a fun and welcoming environment. Adulting 101 programs will take place on the first Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm in the Chatham Branch, Meeting Room

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Branch, Chatham-Kent Public Library

  • 120 Queen Street, Chatham, N7M 2G6