City Sidelines - October 21

News Oct 20, 2010 Ancaster News

To have your activity appear in City Sidelines, please submit a brief paragraph about the event, listing time, place and day. Leave a phone number or email address for readers to get more information. This listing is reserved for non-profit organizations, and guaranteed placement is not possible. Deadline is Friday noon prior to the Thursday publication date. E-mail ddowney@hamiltonnews.com

FRIDAY

ST. MARK'S CHICKEN BARBECUE

Friday Oct. 22, 5-7 p. m., St. Mark's United Church, Dundas, Dinner includes half-chicken, baked potato, salad, beverage, dessert. Adults $15, children five to12, $7, preschoolers free, takeout $13. Call Barb Wood, 905-627-9801, for tickets or church office for information, 905-627-9251

SATURDAY

SCRAP METAL DRIVE

Routes Youth Centre, Scrap Metal Drive, Saturday, Oct. 23, 9 a. m. to 2 p. m., behind the Westoby Arena, 70 Olympic Dr., Dundas. Group seeks iron, steel, aluminum, copper, brass, exotic metals, copper wiring, electric motors, car batteries, but please no refrigerators, freezers, propane tanks, TVs, computer monitors or microwaves. Call Ashley, 905 929-0572, or ashleygreenwood@routesyouthcentre.ca

FUNDRAISER DINNER DANCE

The Dundas Pipes and Drums Fundraiser Dinner Dance , Oct. 23, Marritt Hall, Ancaster. TIckets can be purchased at Dundas Town Hall, Sundays from 10 a. m. to noon and Wednesdays, 7-9 p. m., or contact band_manager5381@dundaspipesanddrums.org

MOM TO MOM SALE

Jacks’ and Jills’ Preschool Mom to Mom Sale, Saturday, Oct. 23, 9 a. m. to noon, Ryerson United Church, 265 Wilson St. E., Ancaster. Admission $1 in support of the preschool, with baked goods and free coffee.

OCTOBER EXHIBIT

The Giants' Rib Discovery Center, 650 Governors Road, Dundas, open 10 a. m. to 3:30 p. m., Saturday and Sunday. Promoting Awareness , features photography of noted HCA photographer Chris Hamilton.

FAMILY SWIM

Family Swim St. Joseph's Villa Heated Pool every Saturday from 1:30-2:15 p. m. Call 905 627-3541, Ext. 2911.

SUNDAY

ART GALLERY DISPLAY

The work of Jude Johnson, on display at The Art Gallery, St. James Anglican Church, 137 Melville St., Dundas, until Nov. 5.

ROAST BEEF DINNER

Binkley Church, 1570 Main St. W., four blocks west of McMaster, Oct. 24, 5-7 p. m., continuous buffet in the auditorium. Adults, $17, children six to 12, $7, and five and under, free. To reserve call 905-529-0740.

PAINT THE VALLEY RALLY

Fun Team Scavenger Hunt through Olde Dundas, for all things artistic and historic. Great prizes. Dundas Valley School of Art, Oct 24, 1-4 p. m. Details at DVSA.ca . Preregister at DVSA or call 905-628-6357.

MONDAY

COMMUNITY SENIORS

Community Seniors at St. George's Church, Monday, Oct. 25, 1-3 p. m. Call Marlene, 549-8266.

SILENT AUCTION

Curves Dundas silent auction, Oct. 25-28. Bidding Oct. 27 until Oct. 28 at 7 p. m. Sealed bids. All proceeds to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Call 905-628-1514.

PROBUS CLUB OF DUNDAS

Meets at St. Paul's United Church, 29 Park St. W., Dundas, 10 a. m., Oct. 25. Guest speaker Rev. Steve Hopkins, on The War Memorials of Europe. Call 905-304-1566.

TUESDAY

READING AND HOMEWORK HELP

Students in Grades 1 to 6 are invited to drop by the Dundas Library on Tuesdays between 4 and 6 p. m. and Saturdays between 10 a. m. and noon to receive help with school assignments.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Bereavement support groups operate every Tuesday from 9:30-11:30 a. m. and 7-9 p. m., the Cattel Centre, 45 Main St., Dundas. Upcoming topic Oct. 26, Your Health and Your Grief.

WEDNESDAY

TOASTMASTER COURSE

Free Teen, Grades 7-9, Toastmaster Course, weekly from Wednesday, Oct. 27 to Dec. 15 at 7 p. m., Dundas Library. Call 905-627-3507 to register.

STROKE RECOVERY

Hamilton Wentworth Stroke Recovery Association holds its monthly general meeting on the last Wednesday of every month, 7 p. m., 65 Nebo Rd, Unit 5. Call 905-385-1639 or strokerecovery@gmail.com

BAHA’I FIRESIDE

People from all faiths or no faith are welcome to investigate the Baha’i religion every Wednesday evening at 8:30 p. m. at 132 Hillcrest Ave., Dundas. Topics vary each week. Call 905-627-0352.

PROBUS CLUB OF ANCASTER

Meets at Marshall Memorial United Church Hall, 20 Gilbert Ave., Ancaster, 10 a. m., Oct. 27. Guest speaker Bishop Ralph Spence on Heraldry, Flags and Arms. Call 905-304-1566.

INFLAMMATORY ARTHRITIS

The Arthritis Society Inflammatory Arthritis Information Session for people with arthritis, Wednesday, Oct. 27, 11 a. m. to noon, YMCA, 79 James St. S, Hamilton. To register, contact Darlene at 905-632-9390, Ext. 0, or 1-866-273-2229, Ext 0.

CARING FAMILIES

Couples and individuals in the Greater Hamilton area, including Ancaster, Dundas, Mount Hope and Stoney Creek, are needed to provide temporary care to local children, age newborn to 16. Training and support provided. Home for Kids, Foster Parent Recruitment Night, Wednesday, Oct. 27, 7-9 p. m., Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton, 26 Arrowsmith Rd. Call 905-546-KIDS (5437) or www.homesforkids.com

THURSDAY

TOASTMASTERS

Valley Town Toastmasters meet every Thursday, 7 p. m., Dundas Public Library, Allwood Room, lower level, 18 Ogilvie St. Guests are always welcome. Different theme every week, Oct. 21, Democracy; Oct. 28, Scary Stuff. Nov 4, Moods; Nov. 11, Preparation. See www.valleytowntoastmasters.com , email info@valleytowntoastmasters.com or call 289-260-1153.

UNITED EMPIRE LOYALIST

The United Empire Loyalist Association of Canada, Hamilton Branch, Olivet United Church, 40 Empress St., Oct. 28, 7:30 p. m. Guest speaker Bill Manson, chairman of the Hamilton Historic Board. Call 905-648-6519.

UPCOMING

SPECIAL HALLOWEEN PROGRAM

F. W. Murnau's 1926 Silent Film Faust with live piano score by composer Robert Bruce, Saturday, Oct. 30, 8 p. m., St. Paul's Anglican Church, 1140 King St. W., Hamilton Tickets $15 each; $10 seniors and students.

SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB

The Dundas Senior Citizens' Club presents Mandolin’s, Lights, Wine Tastings and So Much More!,Wednesday, Dec. 1, 9:30 a. m. to 7 p. m. $93 per person. Contact: Viva, 905-627-4834, or Dorothy, 905-627-0445.

HAUNTED HOUSE

The Rotary Club of Hamilton Haunted House, Theatre of Horrors, Waterdown Memorial Hall, 317 Dundas St., Waterdown, until Oct. 30, 6-9 p. m. daily. $5 admission. Proceeds support literacy programs. and inner city youth.

VENDORS IN THE VALLEY SALE

St. Mark's Preschool, Vendors in the Valley Sale, Nov. 20, 10 a. m. to 3 p. m. Tables are still available. Contact Laurel at 905-628-1474.

CHOIR PERFORMS

The Burlington Welsh Male Choir performs at St. Joseph's Church, Locke Street at Herkimer, Hamilton, Friday, Oct. 29, 7:30-9 p. m. Visit the website www.burlingtonwelsh.com . Cost is $20.Tickets are available at the door.

ALBERTON BAZAAR

Bazaar, Saturday, Oct. 30,10 a. m. to 2 p. m., Alberton Presbyterian Church, 528 Alberton Rd. N., Alberton. Bake table, crafts, country store and more. Call 905-648-2863.

TURKEY ROLL/PENNY SALE

Greensville Optimists Turkey Roll/Penny Sale, Nov. 12, 7:30-11 p. m., Old Town Hall, 283 Brock Rd., Greensville. All welcome.

CARD NIGHT

Friday, Oct. 29, 7 p. m., euchre, bid euchre and bridge. Everyone welcome. Light refreshments and prizes, Dundas Seniors, 15 Market St. S.

TURKEY DINNER

Sheffield United Church annual turkey dinner, Wednesday, Nov. 3, 4:45, 6 and 7:15 p. m. $14 for adults, $7 for children 6 to 12, children 5 and under free. Reservations required by calling 519-621-5227.

THE BOYS FROM SICILY

Clearly Classic Concerts, The Boys from Sicily, Saturday, Nov. 6, 8 p. m., at the Carnegie Gallery, 10 King St. W., Dundas. Tickets, $25/$22 seniors and students, are available at Bryan Prince Bookseller, 1060 King St. W., Hamilton, 905-528-4508, or the Carnegie, 905-627-4265.

MUSICA ST. JAMES

Musica St. James, The Dance of the Blessed Spirits, Daniel Rubinoff, saxophone, and Christopher Dawes, keyboards, Friday, Oct. 29, 8 p. m., St. James Anglican Church, 137 Melville St., Dundas. Tickets $25/$22. Call 905-627-1424.

ST. AUGUSTINE’S BAZAAR

St. Augustine’s Bazaar, 58 Sydenham St., Dundas, Saturday, Nov. 13, 10 a. m. to 5 p. m. and 6:30-8 pm., Sunday, Nov. 14 from 10 a. m. to 12:30 p. m. Bake table, craft and penny sale tables and lots more. Call Sue at 905-628-3153.

ANNUAL BAZAAR

The Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre Annual Bazaar, Saturday, Oct. 30, 10 a. m. to 2 p. m. Knitted and sewn crafts, jewelry and accessories, woodcarving and woodworking items, ceramics, bake table and more. Lots of new vendors. Free admission. Call 905-648-3466.

HEALTH TOUR

The Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre free Health Tour, Wednesday, Nov. 3, 10 a. m. to 2 p. m. Living better with Arthritis and Joint Pain. Free lunch and free screenings for COPD. Guest performances by Dean Martin and Johnny Cash. Sign up by Oct. 29. Call 905-648-3466.

KIDS FALL FUN DAY

Kids Fall Fun Day for children from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 5, breakfast, games and fall fun, Saturday Nov. 6, 9-11 a. m., Christian Life Assembly, 165 King St. W. in Dundas, 905-628-4340 or pastor@dundascla.org Registration is free.

TRAVELOGUE FILM NIGHT

Travelogue Film Night, Rotary Club of Dundas, Tuesday, Nov. 16, 7:15 p. m., Dundas Central Public School, Melville and Albert Street. Film: Vietnam & Laoa. Admission $8 or season $32. Call Ellen, 905-977-9930.

BABYSITTING COURSE

St. John Ambulance babysitting course available to kids ages 11 to 16 years. Pre-registration is required. Phone 905-387-1880, 65 Nebo Rd.,certificate given, Nov. 14.

CROHN'S AND COLITIS

Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada Hamilton Area Chapter, monthly meetings, second Thursday of the month, Hamilton Air Force Association, upstairs at 7 p. m. Information sharing and an opportunity to become involved in helping to find a cure for Crohn's and colitis. Contact Janet Young, 905-628-9493 or visit www.ccfc.ca

SENIORS CLUB

Dundas Senior Citizens Club, 15 Market St. S., Dundas. Euchre, bid euchre, bridge, bingo, pool. Call Blanche at 905-627-2433.

ODDS ’N’ ENDS

CALLING PROGRAM

Friendly calling program for seniors. Wish you had someone to talk to? We will match you up with a caring volunteer who will call once a week. Phone Dundas Community Services at 905-627-5461.

VISITING LIBRARY

Want to bring the love of reading and entertainment to those who are homebound? Become a volunteer for the Hamilton Public Library’s Visiting Library Service. Call the volunteer coordinator at 905-546-3200, Ext. 2158, or visit www.hpl.ca

CRAFT SHOW

Vendors Wanted for Craft Show on Nov. 6 and 7 at Marritt Hall, Ancaster Fairgrounds. Handmade items. Cost $85 a space. Call Dorothy at 905-627-9807.

HOST VOLUNTEER

SISO HOST Volunteer Program. In just two hours a week, you can make friends from another culture and help a newcomer family adjust to life in Canada. Contact Susan Cheeseman, 905-667-7496 or scheeseman@sisohamilton.org

SUPPORT GROUPS

The Problem: chronic anger. The solution: Pathways to Peace Anger Management Support Groups. For more information, phone Bill at 905-682-0349.

12 STEP GROUP MEETING

Alcoholics for Christ Drug/Alcohol and family members, 12 step meetings, the Booth Centre, Salvation Army, 92 York Blvd., every Wednesday at 7 p. m. Call 905-383-4160 or 905-527-1444.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

VON Hamilton is looking for volunteers for all of its community support programs, like Volunteer Visiting, Meals On Wheels, Good Beginnings, Seniors Exercises and Hospice Volunteer Service. Call 905-522-0053.

CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY

You don't have to face cancer alone. If you’re looking for information about cancer or want to talk to someone who has had a similar experience, call 1-888-939-3333 or visit www.cancer.ca

City Sidelines - October 21

News Oct 20, 2010 Ancaster News

To have your activity appear in City Sidelines, please submit a brief paragraph about the event, listing time, place and day. Leave a phone number or email address for readers to get more information. This listing is reserved for non-profit organizations, and guaranteed placement is not possible. Deadline is Friday noon prior to the Thursday publication date. E-mail ddowney@hamiltonnews.com

FRIDAY

ST. MARK'S CHICKEN BARBECUE

Friday Oct. 22, 5-7 p. m., St. Mark's United Church, Dundas, Dinner includes half-chicken, baked potato, salad, beverage, dessert. Adults $15, children five to12, $7, preschoolers free, takeout $13. Call Barb Wood, 905-627-9801, for tickets or church office for information, 905-627-9251

SATURDAY

SCRAP METAL DRIVE

Routes Youth Centre, Scrap Metal Drive, Saturday, Oct. 23, 9 a. m. to 2 p. m., behind the Westoby Arena, 70 Olympic Dr., Dundas. Group seeks iron, steel, aluminum, copper, brass, exotic metals, copper wiring, electric motors, car batteries, but please no refrigerators, freezers, propane tanks, TVs, computer monitors or microwaves. Call Ashley, 905 929-0572, or ashleygreenwood@routesyouthcentre.ca

FUNDRAISER DINNER DANCE

The Dundas Pipes and Drums Fundraiser Dinner Dance , Oct. 23, Marritt Hall, Ancaster. TIckets can be purchased at Dundas Town Hall, Sundays from 10 a. m. to noon and Wednesdays, 7-9 p. m., or contact band_manager5381@dundaspipesanddrums.org

MOM TO MOM SALE

Jacks’ and Jills’ Preschool Mom to Mom Sale, Saturday, Oct. 23, 9 a. m. to noon, Ryerson United Church, 265 Wilson St. E., Ancaster. Admission $1 in support of the preschool, with baked goods and free coffee.

OCTOBER EXHIBIT

The Giants' Rib Discovery Center, 650 Governors Road, Dundas, open 10 a. m. to 3:30 p. m., Saturday and Sunday. Promoting Awareness , features photography of noted HCA photographer Chris Hamilton.

FAMILY SWIM

Family Swim St. Joseph's Villa Heated Pool every Saturday from 1:30-2:15 p. m. Call 905 627-3541, Ext. 2911.

SUNDAY

ART GALLERY DISPLAY

The work of Jude Johnson, on display at The Art Gallery, St. James Anglican Church, 137 Melville St., Dundas, until Nov. 5.

ROAST BEEF DINNER

Binkley Church, 1570 Main St. W., four blocks west of McMaster, Oct. 24, 5-7 p. m., continuous buffet in the auditorium. Adults, $17, children six to 12, $7, and five and under, free. To reserve call 905-529-0740.

PAINT THE VALLEY RALLY

Fun Team Scavenger Hunt through Olde Dundas, for all things artistic and historic. Great prizes. Dundas Valley School of Art, Oct 24, 1-4 p. m. Details at DVSA.ca . Preregister at DVSA or call 905-628-6357.

MONDAY

COMMUNITY SENIORS

Community Seniors at St. George's Church, Monday, Oct. 25, 1-3 p. m. Call Marlene, 549-8266.

SILENT AUCTION

Curves Dundas silent auction, Oct. 25-28. Bidding Oct. 27 until Oct. 28 at 7 p. m. Sealed bids. All proceeds to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Call 905-628-1514.

PROBUS CLUB OF DUNDAS

Meets at St. Paul's United Church, 29 Park St. W., Dundas, 10 a. m., Oct. 25. Guest speaker Rev. Steve Hopkins, on The War Memorials of Europe. Call 905-304-1566.

TUESDAY

READING AND HOMEWORK HELP

Students in Grades 1 to 6 are invited to drop by the Dundas Library on Tuesdays between 4 and 6 p. m. and Saturdays between 10 a. m. and noon to receive help with school assignments.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Bereavement support groups operate every Tuesday from 9:30-11:30 a. m. and 7-9 p. m., the Cattel Centre, 45 Main St., Dundas. Upcoming topic Oct. 26, Your Health and Your Grief.

WEDNESDAY

TOASTMASTER COURSE

Free Teen, Grades 7-9, Toastmaster Course, weekly from Wednesday, Oct. 27 to Dec. 15 at 7 p. m., Dundas Library. Call 905-627-3507 to register.

STROKE RECOVERY

Hamilton Wentworth Stroke Recovery Association holds its monthly general meeting on the last Wednesday of every month, 7 p. m., 65 Nebo Rd, Unit 5. Call 905-385-1639 or strokerecovery@gmail.com

BAHA’I FIRESIDE

People from all faiths or no faith are welcome to investigate the Baha’i religion every Wednesday evening at 8:30 p. m. at 132 Hillcrest Ave., Dundas. Topics vary each week. Call 905-627-0352.

PROBUS CLUB OF ANCASTER

Meets at Marshall Memorial United Church Hall, 20 Gilbert Ave., Ancaster, 10 a. m., Oct. 27. Guest speaker Bishop Ralph Spence on Heraldry, Flags and Arms. Call 905-304-1566.

INFLAMMATORY ARTHRITIS

The Arthritis Society Inflammatory Arthritis Information Session for people with arthritis, Wednesday, Oct. 27, 11 a. m. to noon, YMCA, 79 James St. S, Hamilton. To register, contact Darlene at 905-632-9390, Ext. 0, or 1-866-273-2229, Ext 0.

CARING FAMILIES

Couples and individuals in the Greater Hamilton area, including Ancaster, Dundas, Mount Hope and Stoney Creek, are needed to provide temporary care to local children, age newborn to 16. Training and support provided. Home for Kids, Foster Parent Recruitment Night, Wednesday, Oct. 27, 7-9 p. m., Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton, 26 Arrowsmith Rd. Call 905-546-KIDS (5437) or www.homesforkids.com

THURSDAY

TOASTMASTERS

Valley Town Toastmasters meet every Thursday, 7 p. m., Dundas Public Library, Allwood Room, lower level, 18 Ogilvie St. Guests are always welcome. Different theme every week, Oct. 21, Democracy; Oct. 28, Scary Stuff. Nov 4, Moods; Nov. 11, Preparation. See www.valleytowntoastmasters.com , email info@valleytowntoastmasters.com or call 289-260-1153.

UNITED EMPIRE LOYALIST

The United Empire Loyalist Association of Canada, Hamilton Branch, Olivet United Church, 40 Empress St., Oct. 28, 7:30 p. m. Guest speaker Bill Manson, chairman of the Hamilton Historic Board. Call 905-648-6519.

UPCOMING

SPECIAL HALLOWEEN PROGRAM

F. W. Murnau's 1926 Silent Film Faust with live piano score by composer Robert Bruce, Saturday, Oct. 30, 8 p. m., St. Paul's Anglican Church, 1140 King St. W., Hamilton Tickets $15 each; $10 seniors and students.

SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB

The Dundas Senior Citizens' Club presents Mandolin’s, Lights, Wine Tastings and So Much More!,Wednesday, Dec. 1, 9:30 a. m. to 7 p. m. $93 per person. Contact: Viva, 905-627-4834, or Dorothy, 905-627-0445.

HAUNTED HOUSE

The Rotary Club of Hamilton Haunted House, Theatre of Horrors, Waterdown Memorial Hall, 317 Dundas St., Waterdown, until Oct. 30, 6-9 p. m. daily. $5 admission. Proceeds support literacy programs. and inner city youth.

VENDORS IN THE VALLEY SALE

St. Mark's Preschool, Vendors in the Valley Sale, Nov. 20, 10 a. m. to 3 p. m. Tables are still available. Contact Laurel at 905-628-1474.

CHOIR PERFORMS

The Burlington Welsh Male Choir performs at St. Joseph's Church, Locke Street at Herkimer, Hamilton, Friday, Oct. 29, 7:30-9 p. m. Visit the website www.burlingtonwelsh.com . Cost is $20.Tickets are available at the door.

ALBERTON BAZAAR

Bazaar, Saturday, Oct. 30,10 a. m. to 2 p. m., Alberton Presbyterian Church, 528 Alberton Rd. N., Alberton. Bake table, crafts, country store and more. Call 905-648-2863.

TURKEY ROLL/PENNY SALE

Greensville Optimists Turkey Roll/Penny Sale, Nov. 12, 7:30-11 p. m., Old Town Hall, 283 Brock Rd., Greensville. All welcome.

CARD NIGHT

Friday, Oct. 29, 7 p. m., euchre, bid euchre and bridge. Everyone welcome. Light refreshments and prizes, Dundas Seniors, 15 Market St. S.

TURKEY DINNER

Sheffield United Church annual turkey dinner, Wednesday, Nov. 3, 4:45, 6 and 7:15 p. m. $14 for adults, $7 for children 6 to 12, children 5 and under free. Reservations required by calling 519-621-5227.

THE BOYS FROM SICILY

Clearly Classic Concerts, The Boys from Sicily, Saturday, Nov. 6, 8 p. m., at the Carnegie Gallery, 10 King St. W., Dundas. Tickets, $25/$22 seniors and students, are available at Bryan Prince Bookseller, 1060 King St. W., Hamilton, 905-528-4508, or the Carnegie, 905-627-4265.

MUSICA ST. JAMES

Musica St. James, The Dance of the Blessed Spirits, Daniel Rubinoff, saxophone, and Christopher Dawes, keyboards, Friday, Oct. 29, 8 p. m., St. James Anglican Church, 137 Melville St., Dundas. Tickets $25/$22. Call 905-627-1424.

ST. AUGUSTINE’S BAZAAR

St. Augustine’s Bazaar, 58 Sydenham St., Dundas, Saturday, Nov. 13, 10 a. m. to 5 p. m. and 6:30-8 pm., Sunday, Nov. 14 from 10 a. m. to 12:30 p. m. Bake table, craft and penny sale tables and lots more. Call Sue at 905-628-3153.

ANNUAL BAZAAR

The Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre Annual Bazaar, Saturday, Oct. 30, 10 a. m. to 2 p. m. Knitted and sewn crafts, jewelry and accessories, woodcarving and woodworking items, ceramics, bake table and more. Lots of new vendors. Free admission. Call 905-648-3466.

HEALTH TOUR

The Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre free Health Tour, Wednesday, Nov. 3, 10 a. m. to 2 p. m. Living better with Arthritis and Joint Pain. Free lunch and free screenings for COPD. Guest performances by Dean Martin and Johnny Cash. Sign up by Oct. 29. Call 905-648-3466.

KIDS FALL FUN DAY

Kids Fall Fun Day for children from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 5, breakfast, games and fall fun, Saturday Nov. 6, 9-11 a. m., Christian Life Assembly, 165 King St. W. in Dundas, 905-628-4340 or pastor@dundascla.org Registration is free.

TRAVELOGUE FILM NIGHT

Travelogue Film Night, Rotary Club of Dundas, Tuesday, Nov. 16, 7:15 p. m., Dundas Central Public School, Melville and Albert Street. Film: Vietnam & Laoa. Admission $8 or season $32. Call Ellen, 905-977-9930.

BABYSITTING COURSE

St. John Ambulance babysitting course available to kids ages 11 to 16 years. Pre-registration is required. Phone 905-387-1880, 65 Nebo Rd.,certificate given, Nov. 14.

CROHN'S AND COLITIS

Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada Hamilton Area Chapter, monthly meetings, second Thursday of the month, Hamilton Air Force Association, upstairs at 7 p. m. Information sharing and an opportunity to become involved in helping to find a cure for Crohn's and colitis. Contact Janet Young, 905-628-9493 or visit www.ccfc.ca

SENIORS CLUB

Dundas Senior Citizens Club, 15 Market St. S., Dundas. Euchre, bid euchre, bridge, bingo, pool. Call Blanche at 905-627-2433.

ODDS ’N’ ENDS

CALLING PROGRAM

Friendly calling program for seniors. Wish you had someone to talk to? We will match you up with a caring volunteer who will call once a week. Phone Dundas Community Services at 905-627-5461.

VISITING LIBRARY

Want to bring the love of reading and entertainment to those who are homebound? Become a volunteer for the Hamilton Public Library’s Visiting Library Service. Call the volunteer coordinator at 905-546-3200, Ext. 2158, or visit www.hpl.ca

CRAFT SHOW

Vendors Wanted for Craft Show on Nov. 6 and 7 at Marritt Hall, Ancaster Fairgrounds. Handmade items. Cost $85 a space. Call Dorothy at 905-627-9807.

HOST VOLUNTEER

SISO HOST Volunteer Program. In just two hours a week, you can make friends from another culture and help a newcomer family adjust to life in Canada. Contact Susan Cheeseman, 905-667-7496 or scheeseman@sisohamilton.org

SUPPORT GROUPS

The Problem: chronic anger. The solution: Pathways to Peace Anger Management Support Groups. For more information, phone Bill at 905-682-0349.

12 STEP GROUP MEETING

Alcoholics for Christ Drug/Alcohol and family members, 12 step meetings, the Booth Centre, Salvation Army, 92 York Blvd., every Wednesday at 7 p. m. Call 905-383-4160 or 905-527-1444.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

VON Hamilton is looking for volunteers for all of its community support programs, like Volunteer Visiting, Meals On Wheels, Good Beginnings, Seniors Exercises and Hospice Volunteer Service. Call 905-522-0053.

CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY

You don't have to face cancer alone. If you’re looking for information about cancer or want to talk to someone who has had a similar experience, call 1-888-939-3333 or visit www.cancer.ca

City Sidelines - October 21

News Oct 20, 2010 Ancaster News

To have your activity appear in City Sidelines, please submit a brief paragraph about the event, listing time, place and day. Leave a phone number or email address for readers to get more information. This listing is reserved for non-profit organizations, and guaranteed placement is not possible. Deadline is Friday noon prior to the Thursday publication date. E-mail ddowney@hamiltonnews.com

FRIDAY

ST. MARK'S CHICKEN BARBECUE

Friday Oct. 22, 5-7 p. m., St. Mark's United Church, Dundas, Dinner includes half-chicken, baked potato, salad, beverage, dessert. Adults $15, children five to12, $7, preschoolers free, takeout $13. Call Barb Wood, 905-627-9801, for tickets or church office for information, 905-627-9251

SATURDAY

SCRAP METAL DRIVE

Routes Youth Centre, Scrap Metal Drive, Saturday, Oct. 23, 9 a. m. to 2 p. m., behind the Westoby Arena, 70 Olympic Dr., Dundas. Group seeks iron, steel, aluminum, copper, brass, exotic metals, copper wiring, electric motors, car batteries, but please no refrigerators, freezers, propane tanks, TVs, computer monitors or microwaves. Call Ashley, 905 929-0572, or ashleygreenwood@routesyouthcentre.ca

FUNDRAISER DINNER DANCE

The Dundas Pipes and Drums Fundraiser Dinner Dance , Oct. 23, Marritt Hall, Ancaster. TIckets can be purchased at Dundas Town Hall, Sundays from 10 a. m. to noon and Wednesdays, 7-9 p. m., or contact band_manager5381@dundaspipesanddrums.org

MOM TO MOM SALE

Jacks’ and Jills’ Preschool Mom to Mom Sale, Saturday, Oct. 23, 9 a. m. to noon, Ryerson United Church, 265 Wilson St. E., Ancaster. Admission $1 in support of the preschool, with baked goods and free coffee.

OCTOBER EXHIBIT

The Giants' Rib Discovery Center, 650 Governors Road, Dundas, open 10 a. m. to 3:30 p. m., Saturday and Sunday. Promoting Awareness , features photography of noted HCA photographer Chris Hamilton.

FAMILY SWIM

Family Swim St. Joseph's Villa Heated Pool every Saturday from 1:30-2:15 p. m. Call 905 627-3541, Ext. 2911.

SUNDAY

ART GALLERY DISPLAY

The work of Jude Johnson, on display at The Art Gallery, St. James Anglican Church, 137 Melville St., Dundas, until Nov. 5.

ROAST BEEF DINNER

Binkley Church, 1570 Main St. W., four blocks west of McMaster, Oct. 24, 5-7 p. m., continuous buffet in the auditorium. Adults, $17, children six to 12, $7, and five and under, free. To reserve call 905-529-0740.

PAINT THE VALLEY RALLY

Fun Team Scavenger Hunt through Olde Dundas, for all things artistic and historic. Great prizes. Dundas Valley School of Art, Oct 24, 1-4 p. m. Details at DVSA.ca . Preregister at DVSA or call 905-628-6357.

MONDAY

COMMUNITY SENIORS

Community Seniors at St. George's Church, Monday, Oct. 25, 1-3 p. m. Call Marlene, 549-8266.

SILENT AUCTION

Curves Dundas silent auction, Oct. 25-28. Bidding Oct. 27 until Oct. 28 at 7 p. m. Sealed bids. All proceeds to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Call 905-628-1514.

PROBUS CLUB OF DUNDAS

Meets at St. Paul's United Church, 29 Park St. W., Dundas, 10 a. m., Oct. 25. Guest speaker Rev. Steve Hopkins, on The War Memorials of Europe. Call 905-304-1566.

TUESDAY

READING AND HOMEWORK HELP

Students in Grades 1 to 6 are invited to drop by the Dundas Library on Tuesdays between 4 and 6 p. m. and Saturdays between 10 a. m. and noon to receive help with school assignments.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Bereavement support groups operate every Tuesday from 9:30-11:30 a. m. and 7-9 p. m., the Cattel Centre, 45 Main St., Dundas. Upcoming topic Oct. 26, Your Health and Your Grief.

WEDNESDAY

TOASTMASTER COURSE

Free Teen, Grades 7-9, Toastmaster Course, weekly from Wednesday, Oct. 27 to Dec. 15 at 7 p. m., Dundas Library. Call 905-627-3507 to register.

STROKE RECOVERY

Hamilton Wentworth Stroke Recovery Association holds its monthly general meeting on the last Wednesday of every month, 7 p. m., 65 Nebo Rd, Unit 5. Call 905-385-1639 or strokerecovery@gmail.com

BAHA’I FIRESIDE

People from all faiths or no faith are welcome to investigate the Baha’i religion every Wednesday evening at 8:30 p. m. at 132 Hillcrest Ave., Dundas. Topics vary each week. Call 905-627-0352.

PROBUS CLUB OF ANCASTER

Meets at Marshall Memorial United Church Hall, 20 Gilbert Ave., Ancaster, 10 a. m., Oct. 27. Guest speaker Bishop Ralph Spence on Heraldry, Flags and Arms. Call 905-304-1566.

INFLAMMATORY ARTHRITIS

The Arthritis Society Inflammatory Arthritis Information Session for people with arthritis, Wednesday, Oct. 27, 11 a. m. to noon, YMCA, 79 James St. S, Hamilton. To register, contact Darlene at 905-632-9390, Ext. 0, or 1-866-273-2229, Ext 0.

CARING FAMILIES

Couples and individuals in the Greater Hamilton area, including Ancaster, Dundas, Mount Hope and Stoney Creek, are needed to provide temporary care to local children, age newborn to 16. Training and support provided. Home for Kids, Foster Parent Recruitment Night, Wednesday, Oct. 27, 7-9 p. m., Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton, 26 Arrowsmith Rd. Call 905-546-KIDS (5437) or www.homesforkids.com

THURSDAY

TOASTMASTERS

Valley Town Toastmasters meet every Thursday, 7 p. m., Dundas Public Library, Allwood Room, lower level, 18 Ogilvie St. Guests are always welcome. Different theme every week, Oct. 21, Democracy; Oct. 28, Scary Stuff. Nov 4, Moods; Nov. 11, Preparation. See www.valleytowntoastmasters.com , email info@valleytowntoastmasters.com or call 289-260-1153.

UNITED EMPIRE LOYALIST

The United Empire Loyalist Association of Canada, Hamilton Branch, Olivet United Church, 40 Empress St., Oct. 28, 7:30 p. m. Guest speaker Bill Manson, chairman of the Hamilton Historic Board. Call 905-648-6519.

UPCOMING

SPECIAL HALLOWEEN PROGRAM

F. W. Murnau's 1926 Silent Film Faust with live piano score by composer Robert Bruce, Saturday, Oct. 30, 8 p. m., St. Paul's Anglican Church, 1140 King St. W., Hamilton Tickets $15 each; $10 seniors and students.

SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB

The Dundas Senior Citizens' Club presents Mandolin’s, Lights, Wine Tastings and So Much More!,Wednesday, Dec. 1, 9:30 a. m. to 7 p. m. $93 per person. Contact: Viva, 905-627-4834, or Dorothy, 905-627-0445.

HAUNTED HOUSE

The Rotary Club of Hamilton Haunted House, Theatre of Horrors, Waterdown Memorial Hall, 317 Dundas St., Waterdown, until Oct. 30, 6-9 p. m. daily. $5 admission. Proceeds support literacy programs. and inner city youth.

VENDORS IN THE VALLEY SALE

St. Mark's Preschool, Vendors in the Valley Sale, Nov. 20, 10 a. m. to 3 p. m. Tables are still available. Contact Laurel at 905-628-1474.

CHOIR PERFORMS

The Burlington Welsh Male Choir performs at St. Joseph's Church, Locke Street at Herkimer, Hamilton, Friday, Oct. 29, 7:30-9 p. m. Visit the website www.burlingtonwelsh.com . Cost is $20.Tickets are available at the door.

ALBERTON BAZAAR

Bazaar, Saturday, Oct. 30,10 a. m. to 2 p. m., Alberton Presbyterian Church, 528 Alberton Rd. N., Alberton. Bake table, crafts, country store and more. Call 905-648-2863.

TURKEY ROLL/PENNY SALE

Greensville Optimists Turkey Roll/Penny Sale, Nov. 12, 7:30-11 p. m., Old Town Hall, 283 Brock Rd., Greensville. All welcome.

CARD NIGHT

Friday, Oct. 29, 7 p. m., euchre, bid euchre and bridge. Everyone welcome. Light refreshments and prizes, Dundas Seniors, 15 Market St. S.

TURKEY DINNER

Sheffield United Church annual turkey dinner, Wednesday, Nov. 3, 4:45, 6 and 7:15 p. m. $14 for adults, $7 for children 6 to 12, children 5 and under free. Reservations required by calling 519-621-5227.

THE BOYS FROM SICILY

Clearly Classic Concerts, The Boys from Sicily, Saturday, Nov. 6, 8 p. m., at the Carnegie Gallery, 10 King St. W., Dundas. Tickets, $25/$22 seniors and students, are available at Bryan Prince Bookseller, 1060 King St. W., Hamilton, 905-528-4508, or the Carnegie, 905-627-4265.

MUSICA ST. JAMES

Musica St. James, The Dance of the Blessed Spirits, Daniel Rubinoff, saxophone, and Christopher Dawes, keyboards, Friday, Oct. 29, 8 p. m., St. James Anglican Church, 137 Melville St., Dundas. Tickets $25/$22. Call 905-627-1424.

ST. AUGUSTINE’S BAZAAR

St. Augustine’s Bazaar, 58 Sydenham St., Dundas, Saturday, Nov. 13, 10 a. m. to 5 p. m. and 6:30-8 pm., Sunday, Nov. 14 from 10 a. m. to 12:30 p. m. Bake table, craft and penny sale tables and lots more. Call Sue at 905-628-3153.

ANNUAL BAZAAR

The Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre Annual Bazaar, Saturday, Oct. 30, 10 a. m. to 2 p. m. Knitted and sewn crafts, jewelry and accessories, woodcarving and woodworking items, ceramics, bake table and more. Lots of new vendors. Free admission. Call 905-648-3466.

HEALTH TOUR

The Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre free Health Tour, Wednesday, Nov. 3, 10 a. m. to 2 p. m. Living better with Arthritis and Joint Pain. Free lunch and free screenings for COPD. Guest performances by Dean Martin and Johnny Cash. Sign up by Oct. 29. Call 905-648-3466.

KIDS FALL FUN DAY

Kids Fall Fun Day for children from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 5, breakfast, games and fall fun, Saturday Nov. 6, 9-11 a. m., Christian Life Assembly, 165 King St. W. in Dundas, 905-628-4340 or pastor@dundascla.org Registration is free.

TRAVELOGUE FILM NIGHT

Travelogue Film Night, Rotary Club of Dundas, Tuesday, Nov. 16, 7:15 p. m., Dundas Central Public School, Melville and Albert Street. Film: Vietnam & Laoa. Admission $8 or season $32. Call Ellen, 905-977-9930.

BABYSITTING COURSE

St. John Ambulance babysitting course available to kids ages 11 to 16 years. Pre-registration is required. Phone 905-387-1880, 65 Nebo Rd.,certificate given, Nov. 14.

CROHN'S AND COLITIS

Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada Hamilton Area Chapter, monthly meetings, second Thursday of the month, Hamilton Air Force Association, upstairs at 7 p. m. Information sharing and an opportunity to become involved in helping to find a cure for Crohn's and colitis. Contact Janet Young, 905-628-9493 or visit www.ccfc.ca

SENIORS CLUB

Dundas Senior Citizens Club, 15 Market St. S., Dundas. Euchre, bid euchre, bridge, bingo, pool. Call Blanche at 905-627-2433.

ODDS ’N’ ENDS

CALLING PROGRAM

Friendly calling program for seniors. Wish you had someone to talk to? We will match you up with a caring volunteer who will call once a week. Phone Dundas Community Services at 905-627-5461.

VISITING LIBRARY

Want to bring the love of reading and entertainment to those who are homebound? Become a volunteer for the Hamilton Public Library’s Visiting Library Service. Call the volunteer coordinator at 905-546-3200, Ext. 2158, or visit www.hpl.ca

CRAFT SHOW

Vendors Wanted for Craft Show on Nov. 6 and 7 at Marritt Hall, Ancaster Fairgrounds. Handmade items. Cost $85 a space. Call Dorothy at 905-627-9807.

HOST VOLUNTEER

SISO HOST Volunteer Program. In just two hours a week, you can make friends from another culture and help a newcomer family adjust to life in Canada. Contact Susan Cheeseman, 905-667-7496 or scheeseman@sisohamilton.org

SUPPORT GROUPS

The Problem: chronic anger. The solution: Pathways to Peace Anger Management Support Groups. For more information, phone Bill at 905-682-0349.

12 STEP GROUP MEETING

Alcoholics for Christ Drug/Alcohol and family members, 12 step meetings, the Booth Centre, Salvation Army, 92 York Blvd., every Wednesday at 7 p. m. Call 905-383-4160 or 905-527-1444.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

VON Hamilton is looking for volunteers for all of its community support programs, like Volunteer Visiting, Meals On Wheels, Good Beginnings, Seniors Exercises and Hospice Volunteer Service. Call 905-522-0053.

CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY

You don't have to face cancer alone. If you’re looking for information about cancer or want to talk to someone who has had a similar experience, call 1-888-939-3333 or visit www.cancer.ca