December 7, 2017

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THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7 Rideau Vista School Council Fundraising Spaghetti Din- ner - 4:30-6:30 p.m. Donations only. Proceeds: Music pro- gram. Take out option (bring your own container). Need Help with your Passport? - (1st & 3rd Thurs. each month) A representative from Gord Brown, (M.P.)'s office at Westport Public Library. For residents of Leeds- Grenville County only. This is a free service. Come Walk With Us - (every Thurs.) 10-11 a.m., Elgin Lions Hall. Soft soled indoor shoes only please. Get W.I.T.H. It (Walking in the Halls) (every Thurs.) - Walk the halls and/or use the fitness room. Open to everyone. No cost. RDHS in Elgin 5-7 pm. Info. Emily 272-2799 x 256. Kids Club - (every Thurs.) 6-7:30 p.m., Westport Free Methodist Church. Boys & Girls: ages 5-7. Newboro Hall Free Seniors Gentle Fitness Class - (every Thurs.) 10:30-11:30. Info. Diana at 613-273-9354. Elgin Complex Seniors Falls Prevention Education and Exercise Program - (every Thurs.) 12-1 p.m. Gain confi- dence, improve balance, strength and flexibility. Info. Diana 613-273-9354 or CPHC 1-800-465-7646 ext 2301. Weekly Coffee Break – (every Thurs.) 8-10:30 a.m. – sit a while or stay a long time – enjoy donuts & coffee. Addison Church Hall, 9007 Cty.Rd 29. Fully accessible. Info.924-9816. Six-hand Euchre - (every Thurs.) 7:30 p.m., Legion #542, Westport. CPHC Senior Exercise Class - (every Thurs.) 10-11 a.m., Portland Comm.Hall. Info. Sally 924-2130/Mary 928- 3164. Chit & Chat Coffee Hour - (every Thurs.) 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., downstairs Portland Community Hall. Goodwill offering. Bring treats, board games, cards. Sit & chit chat. Mahjongg (American and Chinese) - (every Thurs.) 12:30 p.m., ABC Hall. We welcome new people. Info./Lessons: Info. Rosetta 613-268-2548. Open Euchre - (every Thurs.) 7 p.m., Legion #491, See- ley's Bay. Prizes, light lunch. All welcome. Bingo - (every Thurs.) 7:15 p.m., Elgin Lions Club Hall. Musician's Circle - (every Thurs.) 7 p.m., ABC Hall, 3166 Cty. Rd. 36 Bolingbroke. All musicians, genres welcome. No audience. Musicians can network, learn new material. Info. Matt Churchill 273-9005. FRIDAY, DECEMBER 8 Public Skating - (every Fri.), 9-11 a.m., at the Westport Arena. Open to the public, everyone welcome. Forfar Euchre - (every Fri.) 7:30 p.m., Forfar Community Hall. Light lunch served. Everyone welcome. Darts - (every Fri.) 7:30 p.m., Legion #491, Seeley's Bay. Community Coffee Break - (every Fri.) 9:30 a.m., Elgin Complex. Enjoy bridge, crib & more. Free will offering. Scottish Country Dancing - (every Fri.) 9:30 a.m., McMartin House, 125 Gore St. E., Perth. Beginners and newcomers welcome. Info./Register: 613-264-2767. Hooks N' Books - (every Fri.) - Portland Public Library, 1:30 to 4 p.m. (except public holidays). Euchre - (every Fri.) 7 p.m., Legion #207, Delta. Refresh- ments after the 5th game. Euchre - (every Fri.) 8 p.m., Toledo Legion. Light lunch. SAT. DEC. 9 - FRI. DEC. 22. The Arthur Child Heritage Museum - 125 Water St., Gananoque, celebrating Winter Celebrations. Families are welcome. FREE. Different displays of winter traditions. On Dec. 9 there will be cookies, hot chocolate, and a craft for kids to make and bring home. We are open Wed. – Sat. 10:00- 3:00pm. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9 Festive Christmas Market - 10 a.m. - 8 p.m., at the Old Town Hall, Delta. Over a dozen vendors, book signing. Refresh- ments for sale by the Delta Mill Society. Info. 613-928-2584 or Bake Sale & Luncheon - 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Portland United Church. Christmas baking. Lunch 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Soup, Sand- wich, dessert and beverage. Santa Visit! - 1-3 p.m., Legion #231, Portland, Harlem Rd. Santa's Secret Toonie Shoppe. Children can purchase a gift for $2 for family members. Wrapping provided. Jingle Mingle - ABC Hall, 2-4 p.m. Drop in for a cup of cheer. Cheese orders and products available for pick-up. The win- ning ticket for the beautiful donated quilt will also be drawn. Info Tammy Gamble (613) 273-8558. Elgin Lions Club Christmas Dance - Live entertainment: 50's & 60's, classic rock, 70's & 80's, classic country. 8 p.m. - 12 midnight. Elgin Lions Hall. Hot buffet and Bar. Christmas Dinner & Dance - Legion #542 Westport. Cock- tails 6 p.m., dinner 7 p.m. Full course meal and live band. SUNDAY, DECEMBER 10 Canadiana Celebration - 2:30 p.m., Elgin Community Room: hot lunch, 12:30. Local music, Canadian authors read- ing in the afternoon. Sponsored by St. Luke's Lyndhurst. Soup n' Sandwich Lunch - St. Andrew's United Church, Toledo, at noon. Homemade soups, sandwiches, desserts and beverage. Free will offering. Everyone welcome. Cookie plates for sale also. MONDAY, DECEMBER 11 Please be informed that the Parkinson Canada Support Group will take place in Perth on December 11th at 1 p.m., at the Community Home Support-Lanark County (40 Sunset Blvd. suite 100), Perth. Support groups are an opportunity for People Living with Parkinson's and their care partners to share information and receive support in a confidential setting. Looking for a way to help deal with stress, pain, chronic ill- ness, S.A.D, anxiety or depression? Country Roads Commu- nity Health Centre, offering a free highly effective mindfulness based stress reduction program, 11 a.m., North Crosby Com- munity Hall. Info call 613-272-3302 X 265. Wii Bowling - (every 2nd & last Mon. of the month) at 7 p.m., Burger available. Legion #491, Seeley's Bay. Open to the public. Meeting of the Genealogy Branch - 7:30 p.m., Brockville Museum. Guest Speaker: Peggy Stewart. Topic: Her ancestor, Daniel McKenzie, who was imprisoned at Fort William in 1816 by Lord Selkirk. All welcome. Bingo - (every Mon.) doors open 6 p.m.; bingo 7 p.m. Free coffee, canteen available. Legion #542, Westport. CPHC Seniors 50+ Heartwise Exercise Class – (every Mon.) 9:30-10:30 am - ABC Hall, Bolingbroke. Info Margaret Miller (613) 273-9244 Morton Hall Free Seniors Gentle Fitness Class - (every .Mon.) 10-11 a.m. Info. Diana at 613-273-9354. Westport at Olivet Baptist Church, Free Seniors Gentle Fitness Class - (every Mon.) 1-2 p.m. Info. Diana at 613- 273-9354. Olivet Baptist Church in Westport Free Seniors Falls Pre- vention Education and Exercise Program - (every Mon.) from 2:15-3:15 p.m. Improve balance strength and flexibility. Info. Diana 713-273-9364 or CPHC 1-800-465-7646 Ext 2301 Bridge - (every Mon.) 1 p.m., Westport United Church Hall. Info. Doreen 613-273-3056. Euchre - (every Mon.) 1:30 p.m. Comm. Hall, Elgin. Light lunch. Sponsor: South Crosby Friendship Club. Dart League - (every Mon.) 7:30 p.m. Legion #475, Tole- do. No membership fee. Fun dart night. We have extra darts, no experience necessary. Open to everyone. Euchre - (every Mon.) Lunch 12 noon, 4-hand euchre 12:30, ABC Hall, Bolingbroke. Info Joanne Milner-Green 279-1106. TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12 Final Bus for Shopping before Christmas to Kingston - leaves Portland Community Hall at 9am. To reserve a seat folks need to contact Vicki at 613-3-272-2676. Free Open House - 7 to 8:30 p.m., Morton Community Hall, 13 Judd Street. Family, friends, neighbours, join us as we cel- ebrate Christmas. Local entertainers, refreshments. Donations to the food bank appreciated. Info. Ken at 613-387-3871. Come Walk With Us - (every Tues.) 10-11 a.m., Elgin Lions Hall. Soft soled indoor shoes only please. Get W.I.T.H. It (Walking in the Halls) Program (every Tues.) - Come walk the halls and/or use the fitness room. Open to everyone. No cost. RDHS in Elgin 5-7 pm. Info. Emily 272- 2799 x 256 Newboro Hall Free Seniors Gentle Fitness Class - (every Tues.) 10:30-11:30. Info. Diana at 613-273-9354. Youth Darts - (every Tues.) 6 p.m., Legion #491, Seeley's Bay. Contact: Becky Clarke 613-532-3038. Morton Mug - (every Tues.) 9:30-11:00 a.m. Great con- versation, games, refreshments. All welcome. Free will offering. Social Bridge - (every Tues.) 1 p.m. Like to play social bridge? Elgin Complex. Info. Gail 613-359-6192. Westport Area Duplicate Bridge - (every Tues.) at 1 p.m., Westport United Church Hall. Info. Eileen 273- 2954/Sally 273-3212. Bingo - (every Tues.) 6:30 p.m. Legion #504, Lyndhurst. Canteen, fun, prizes. The Legion needs your support. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13 Rideau Friendship Club Christmas Luncheon - Elgin Com- plex. Everyone welcome. Info. 359-6312 or 272-2227. Friends Forever Club - (2nd Wed. each month) 12 noon potluck lunch and meeting. Formerly: Althorpe Bolingbroke Seniors Club. All welcome. Info Joyce Fleming 273-4832. Cribbage - (every Wed.) 10 a.m. Legion #542, Westport. Everyone welcome. Info. 613-273-8890. Morton Hall Free Seniors Gentle Fitness Class - (every Wed.) 10-11 a.m. Info call Diana at 613-273-9354. Drop-In - (every Wed. Sept.-June) 2-4 p.m., Westport Unit- ed Church Hall. Cards, coffee, music, conversation. Everyone welcome. Coffee Morning - (every Wed.) 10 a.m. - 12 noon, New- boro Comm. Hall. Meet neighbours, new friends. Coffee, tea, snacks. Info. Joan-613-272-2393. Local Radio Amateurs Meet - (every Wed.) 10:30 a.m., at Elly's Korner Diner for coffee & an eyeball QSO. Join us. Euchre - (every Wed.) 7 p.m. doors open 6:30 p.m., Legion #504 Lyndhurst. (upstairs main hall). Light lunch. Beginners Clogging - (every Wed.) 7 p.m., Newboro Community Hall. Info. Dorothy Meek 613-272-8053 Six-Hand Euchre - (every Wed.) 7:30 p.m., North Crosby Hall, Cty. Rd. 10 Westport. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14 Westport Library Open House - 2-4 p.m. Everyone wel- come. Light refreshments. Come celebrate the Season! The St. Paul's Anglican Community Committee: "Carols on the Lawn" - 6 to 7 p.m., St. Paul's Anglican Community Centre, 77 King Street in Delta. Carols, Hot Chocolate, a Warm Fire and sharing in the spirit of Christmas. If the weath- er is too wintry we will be in the church." SUNDAY, DECEMBER 17 Olivet Baptist Church presents the 'Live Nativity' - at 30 Church St., Westport. A dramatization of the biblical account of Jesus' birth. Hot chocolate & refreshments to follow in the church hall. SUNDAY, DECEMBER 24 Christmas Eve Mass - 4:30 p.m. Sacred Heart Church, Bed- ford. Westport United Church - Carol sing and candle lighting ser- vice, 7 p.m. All are welcome! MONDAY, DECEMBER 25 Christmas Day Service - 10 a.m., Sacred Heart Church, Bed- ford. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 27 Pot Luck Wednesday - (last Wed each month) 6 p.m., Legion #542, Westport. All members and guests welcome. SUNDAY, DECEMBER 31 New Years Eve Mass - 4:30 p.m. Sacred Heart Church, Bed- ford. Westport St. Paul's Anglican Church 11:15 am 613-549-8429 Olivet Baptist Church 11 am Service Westport Free Methodist Church 10:30 am Services Knox Presbyterian Church 10:30 am Service St. Edward Roman Catholic Sat. 6:30 p.m. and Sun. 9 .a.m. St. Andrew's-by-the-Rideau Sun 11:00 am Westport United Church 11:00 a.m. Newboro St. Mary's Anglican Church 9:30am Newboro United Church 9:45 a.m. Portland Portland United Church 9:15 am Service Bedford Sacred Heart Church Saturdays Nov.-April. 4:30 p.m. Sundays in Dec. 8:45 a.m. Delta Delta United Church 9:15 am Sunday service 613-928-2712 Delta Baptist Church 9:30 a.m. Service Lyndhurst St. Lukes Anglican Church Sunday Service – 11 a.m. Wednesdays – 9:30 a.m. Lyndhurst United Church 1st and 3rd Sundays 9:30 a.m. Elgin Bethel Pentecostal Tabernacle 10:30am & 6:00pm Elgin United Church 11:05 am Service St Columbanus Sat. 4:30 p.m. Sun. 10:45 a.m. Seeley's Bay Seeley's Bay United Church Sundays 11 a.m. Olivet United Church 2nd and 4th Sundays 9:30 a.m. Althorpe/Bolingbroke United Church Sunday Service at 9:30 a.m. COMMUNITY PREVIEW The Community Preview is for non-profit organizations to advertise upcoming events. Events must be no longer than 25 words and may be edited for length & content. Phone calls will not be accepted. 43 Bedford St., Box 130, Westport ON Fax: 273-8001 • email: Mirror The Review 2 – December 7, 2017 The Review-Mirror C h u rch Services It is December and Christmas is quickly approaching! The Book of Westport would make a great gift. It is available at Town Hall, Kudrinko's, and the Lower Mountain Mercantile for only $20.00. Copies of "The Diary of Nell McCann" can also be pur- chased at Town Hall for $10.00. RIDEAU DISTRICT MUSEUM 1961-2017 Westport Lions Calendar Winners Week of November 27 Dianne De Ciantis, Thornhill ........................................$20 Gerald Taylor, Mount Pearl ............................................$20 Christine Kincel, Calgary ..............................................$20 Hilda DeVries, Brighton ................................................$20 Vivian Walsh, Perth Rd..................................................$20 Steve & Nicole Bresee, Westport ............$1,000

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