Community Messages

Tuesday, January 21
06:30 PM

Inspiring Women 2020

06:30 PM — 09:30 PM

Inspiring Women 2020 Connect with like-minded women who dream big and care deeply at the inaugural Inspiring Women event. Hear from four dynamic women who can help you transform your life through mindfulness, overcoming obstacles, goal setting, and creating a vision. Gather your friends and reserve your spot today for only $5. January 21st, 6:30-9:30pm at SOAR Innovation    

Wednesday, January 22
06:30 PM

String Art Workshop

06:30 PM — 07:30 PM

String Art Workshop, Highgate Branch of the Chatham-Kent Public Library. January 22nd, 6:30-7:30pm Get a little messy as they use string and paint to create unique pieces of pulled string art! Registration is required. Register online by searching “string art” at or by calling your local CKPL branch. Ages 16+.

Thursday, January 23
07:00 PM

Fundraising Bingo

07:00 PM — 09:00 PM

Support the Wallaceburg and District Museum's fundraising nights at Wallaceburg Hometown Bingo! Players Welcome, Volunteers Needed! Jan 17, 20 & 23rd. At 1416 Dufferin Ave, Wallaceburg. Starts at 7pm.   

07:00 PM

Movie Night: Rocketman (2019)

07:00 PM — 09:00 PM

Movie Night: Rocketman (2019) January 23rd at the Chatham Capitol Theatre,   $5 cash at the door or flash your pass   A musical fantasy about the fantastical human story of Elton John's breakthrough years.   Rating: R | Biography, Drama, Music Runtime: 2 h 1 min    

Friday, January 24
07:30 PM

Paint Night at Body Language

07:30 PM — 09:30 PM

Join Body Language for a watercolour paint night! Friday, January 24, 7:30 PM 9:30 PM   At this event, Ally Way Creative Co. will teach you step-by-step how to paint a lovely winter themed watercolour painting. It’s a perfect way to tap into your inner artist!   With a group, your partner, or on your own -- come with and open mind and willingness to try something new and create a beautiful painting that you can take home and brag about to all of your friends and family.   Purchase tickets at  

08:00 PM

Face 2 Face: A Tribute to Sir Elton John and Billy Joel

08:00 PM — 10:00 PM

Face 2 Face: A Tribute to Sir Elton John and Billy Joel Friday January 24th at the Chatham Capitol Theatre Rocket Man meets Piano Man…Face 2 Face at the Capitol! Don't miss this high-energy tribute that brings together two of the greatest musical legends of all time: Elton John and Billy Joel. This unforgettable concert celebrates iconic hits of the 70s, 80s, and 90s including Saturday Night, Crocodile Rock, Yellow Brick Road, Candle in the Wind, Only the Good Die Young, Just the Way You Are, Piano Man and many more. Tickets on sale NOW! Online: In Person: CKtickets Box Office at the Chatham Capitol Theatre Phone: 519-354-8338 Toll Free: 1-866-807-7770    

Saturday, January 25
10:00 AM

Kinsmen ATV Fundraising Event

10:00 AM — 05:00 PM

January 25th from 10am-5pm. Registration 10am at Wallaceburg Kinsmen   $20 per person, includes draws and cash prizes. Mitchell's Bay and Dover Area stops Registration begins at 10am, prizes drawn at 3pm sharp. OFATV presentation for local club at 3:30pm Check points and Map will be provided at the ride registration. They can connect you with people who are familiar with the area if you need guides that day. PM JimJan Barnes or email if needed    

06:00 PM

Kinsmen Fish Fry & Dance With Toast N Jam

06:00 PM — 10:00 PM

All you can eat fish fry & chicken wings, fries, coleslaw and all the fixings. January 25th at the Dresden Arena. Serving between 6-8pm. Followed by live entertainment with Toast and Jam . Tickets are $30 & available from members or McKellar's Flowers & Gifts More info call 519-683-4368  

Sunday, January 26
07:00 PM

Hyprov: Colin Mochrie and Asad Mecci

07:00 PM — 10:00 PM

Jan 26, 7pm at the Chatham Capitol Theatre.  Hypnosis and improvisation come together in this totally unique, hilarious night of comedy! Comedy legend Colin Mochrie and master hypnotist Asad Mecci present HYPROV: Improv Under Hypnosis, the brand-new show where audience members take centre stage in a jaw-dropping exploration of the subconscious mind. (Think carefully before you raise your hand!)   Tickets $25 - $60 Plus Handling

Tuesday, January 28
06:30 PM

Family Network Event

06:30 PM — 08:00 PM

Join Community Living Chatham-Kent on January 28th for the first Family Network event. This network is an opportunity to meet other families, share ideas and to make connections! It is open to all Chatham-Kent families.  1099 Park Ave West, Chatham. Contact Candise 519-352-1174 ext 250  

Thursday, January 30
All day

Free Guitar Lessons

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Blenheim Youth Centre is holding another set of guitar lessons for those youth interested! Guitar will start Thursday, January 30th and run every other week until May. There are currently spots available in both time slots, 5-6pm and 6-7pm. Guitars provided! Please touch base with their Program Coordinator, Hudson, for more information or to register— 519-676-0207 or

05:30 PM


05:30 PM — 07:00 PM

ZENTANGLE - A NIGHT TO CREATE FUN ARTWORK The Children’s Treatment Centre of Chatham-Kent is hosting a FASD social for parents/caregivers and support people on Thursday January 30th, from 530-7 here at the Children’s Treatment Centre. The event is open to anyone caregivers, parents and families raising individuals with FASD or suspected FASD. Join together and participate in an easy-to-learn, relaxing and fun way to create beauty and calmness by drawing repetitive patterns. Instruction by Ann Fisher,Certified Zentangle Teacher. We have secured child care for those who would like to attend and may not have someone to watch the children. The goal is to also provide a light dinner for everyone at 530. This is an opportunity for parents/caregivers to come together, share information and just have an hour to doddle and relax. Register by contacting Jessica Constancio at 519-354-0520 ext. 259 or

Saturday, February 1
06:00 PM

Dinner, Drinks & Kenny vs. Spenny Live!

06:00 PM — 10:30 PM

Dinner, Drinks & Kenny vs. Spenny Live! Kenny and Spenny are kicking off their 2020 tour in Chatham, Ontario at the The Retro Suites Hotel on Saturday February 1st! Tickets can be purchased by calling 519-351-5885 or stopping by the hotel front desk in person.   Ticket Cost - $40 GA and $85 VIP - VIP includes: front row seating, after show meet + greet, autographed 8x10, complimentary drink ticket and Cork swag    

Sunday, February 2
10:30 AM

All You Can Eat Brunch

10:30 AM — 12:30 PM

Feb 2nd, 10:30am-12:30pm at the Chatham Granite Club.  Adults $10 Youth 4-12 are $5, 4 and under are free Includes pancakes, bacon, eggs, sausages, muffins, home fries, coffee cake, fruit, juice, coffee and tea.

07:00 PM

Ghost Hunt at the Wallaceburg Museum

07:00 PM — 11:00 PM

Feb 2nd, 7-11pm. Join renowned experts RoDe's Investigative Paranormal Insight Team for a Ghost Hunt at the Wallaceburg Museum! Availability is limited and pre-registration is required. Contact 519-401-6020 or email Cost is $20. PG-16.

Tuesday, February 4
06:30 PM

ID Theft and Fraud Prevention with Mainstreet Credit Union

06:30 PM — 07:30 PM

Don’t be the victim, be proactive and protect your identity and yourself from fraud. Mainstreet Credit Union Canada (Chatham - 40 Keil) will be at the Chatham, Ontario Branch of Chatham-Kent Public Library on Tuesday, February 4 at 6:30pm to teach you how to protect yourself. This is a #free program, no registration required. To find out more about programs and events at Chatham-Kent Public Library, visit

Friday, February 7
All day

Youth United Movie Night!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

New date and time for United Way of Chatham-Kent Youth United Movie Night! Friday FEB 7 @ 9:45PM - Saturday FEB 8 @ 7:00AM This overnight experience is open to Chatham-Kent high school students (Grade 9-12) as they spend the whole night watching movies inside the Chatham Capitol Theatre.   Featuring the following movies: BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY THE HUNGER GAMES MEAN GIRLS THE GREATEST SHOWMAN   Get your tickets now at Movie passes will include 2 meal combo tickets (Hot dog, chips & beverage) Popcorn, additional beverages and pizza by the slice will be available for sale. Tickets purchased for the original January 3rd date will be honoured for the new February 7th date. for tickets

Saturday, February 8
12:00 PM

Pet Glamour Shots

12:00 PM — 03:00 PM

Capture the Love this February with CK Animal Rescue Pet Glamour Shots. February 8th, 12-3pm. Glamour Shots for your Pets! Only $10! Chatham Petvalu on Grand Ave.  

Monday, February 10
11:00 AM

Free Chair Yoga Class at Chatham Library!

11:00 AM — 11:45 AM

Relax and de-stress this winter with free yoga and meditation classes at Chatham Branch! Join Simon Swanek, owner of Body Language, for free, beginner level classes this winter.  These programs are the perfect way to de-stress during the busy holiday season or to kick-off your New Year’s resolutions. Space is limited and registration is required. Register online by searching “yoga” at or by calling 519.354.2940.

03:00 PM

Medication Myth Busters

03:00 PM — 04:30 PM

ACCESS Open Minds CK is excited to announce a new monthly drop-in group to provide open discussion on various topics surrounding medications and common misconceptions. Group starts January 13th!   The group is open to anyone ages 11-25 who may be looking for more information about medications they may be taking or to bust some of the common myths and misconceptions.    

Thursday, February 13
06:00 PM

Valentine's Penny Social Fundraiser

06:00 PM — 08:00 PM

Wallaceburg Canada Day 2020 would LOVE if you'd join them at the Valentine's Penny Social For Canada Day fundraiser! February 13th at the Canadian Belgian Dutch Club Inc., 1342 Dufferin Ave., Wallaceburg,.    

Friday, February 14
07:00 PM

Date Night: Partner Massage Workshop with Kim Murphy

07:00 PM — 09:00 PM

Friday FEB 14 7PM-9PM No experience necessary for this cozy evening of treating your loved one right! This workshop is meant for anyone who is interested in deepening their knowledge of hands on touch. Using basic Swedish and Thai techniques to massage and connect with friends, family and partners in a healing way. This fun, 2 hr hands on workshop will focus on head, neck, shoulders, arms, hands and back. You will learn a comprehensive routine that is easy to use on anyone.    

Saturday, February 15
10:30 AM

Therapy Dog Saturdays

10:30 AM — 11:30 AM

Therapy Dogs will visit Chatham Branch on Saturday once a month from 10:30 am to 11:30 am.  “Pause for Paws” will be dropping in to the Chatham, Ontario Branch of the Chatham-Kent Public Library for some canine comfort and cuddles! No registration required. Everyone welcome! Join them, February 15th, 10:30am.

Thursday, February 20
All day

Chatham Kent Public Library ID Clinic - Chatham Branch

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Thursday March 12, 2020 12:30 - 3:30 pm at the Chatham Branch of the Library Assistance with applying for Birth Certificate (from all provinces); SERVICE CANADA can issue Social Insurance Numbers, Personal Access Codes or answer questions about Canada Pension Plan or Old Age Security Financial Screening available to assist with the cost of Photo ID or Birth Certificate Call or Pick up a “What Do I Need to Bring” brochure at the library Appointments are available on a First Come, First Serve Basis