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Event
October 18, 2014
November 1, 2014
November 15, 2014
November 29, 2014
December 13, 2014
12:30-3:30
5.00

“One-to-One Help” with a volunteer tech tutor. Get help with web browsing, webmail account set-up, e-books, social media, editing and sharing your photos and more. Includes use of laptop or BYOG (bring your own gadget). Saturdays 12:30 – 3:30. Register and pay ahead in person. $5.00 per 1/2 hour. 

Event
December 8, 2014
7:00
18.00

Christmas is coming! Join Karin Vermeer as she guides you through the simple steps of creating your own fresh holiday arrangement using fresh BC cedar, white pine, and other fragrant Christmas greens. Please bring your own container (be imaginative, however it needs to be approximately 6-8" in diameter and in height), your pruners and garden gloves. The completed planter will be perfect for your front step or patio to WOW your neighbours! Mon., Dec. 8 at 7:00. Cost is 18.00 per person with your own container.

Event
December 2, 2014
7:30
5.00

Socialist Cowboy is a political biography detailing the life and activism of longtime New Democrat MPP Peter Kormos, one of the most colourful and controversial political personalities in the history of Ontario politics. Author Larry Savage is Director of the Centre for Labour Studies at Brock University. He is the author of Public Sector Unions in the Age of Austerity and Rethinking the Politics of Labour in Canada. Tues., Dec. 2 at 7:30. $5. Please register ahead. 

Event
December 1, 2014
7:00
5.00

From peaches to poultry, from world-class wine to inspired cuisine, Niagara is a food lover’s paradise. Visionary farmers, vintners, chefs, food artisans and food security advocates have all tapped the delicious potential of the peninsula. Author Tiffany Mayer tells the region’s food and farming story beginning with the first fruit trees planted in this unique microclimate. Meet the rogue vintners who took a dying wine industry and turned it into a tour de force.

Event
November 28, 2014
November 29, 2014
4-9 10-4
0.00

Crafts and vendors, delicious pies and desserts, home-style food. Fenwick Fire Hall, 766 Welland Rd.  Fri., Nov. 28 (4:00 - 9:00), Sat., Nov. 29 (10:00 - 4:00). Proceeds to Maple Acre Branch, Pelham Public Library. Interested vendors please email Sue at skicul@cogeco.ca.

Part of Fenwick’s “A Country Christmas Collection.” 

Event
November 22, 2014
December 13, 2014
2-4
3.00

Release your stress and relax as Marcia leads you through a number of different types of meditations.  For beginners and more experienced levels. Bring a pen and notebook. Sat., Nov. 22 from 2-4 p.m. $3.00. Please register ahead. 

Event
November 20, 2014
2:00
5.00

Local author and historian David Hemmings discusses the Canadian government and Canadian forces’ contributions in World War One.  This talk addresses German perspectives, Canada’s reaction to the British declaration of war, the output of Canadians at home to support the war effort, key Canadian actions on the Western Front, the air war, conscription crisis of 1917, nurses, battle honours, the cost of war deaths, military firsts and the overall Canadian achievement.

Event
November 17, 2014
6:30 pm
0.00

November is Financial Literacy Month. This workshop presented by a certified financial advisor from Global View Capital Advisors provides you with the basic understanding on how to design your personal economy, and why it is important to take responsibility for your own financial future without solely relying on Government support and/or company pensions which are quickly becoming a thing of the past. Mon., Nov. 17 at 6:30. Free. Please register ahead. 

Event
November 12, 2014
7:00

A man of many talents, Joel A. Sutherland describes himself as “a cinephile, a dog-walking enthusiast, an avid traveller and a board game master.” But above all else, he loves to read and write. Joel’s first novel Frozen Blood, was nominated for the Bram Stoker Award. Joel’s first book for Scholastic was Be a Writing Superstar but this visit, Joel returns to his spookier past with Haunted Canada 4 and Haunted Canada 5 is in the works.

Event
November 11, 2014
6:30 pm
3.00

Steve Fulton from the Niagara Chapter of the Ontario Genealogical Society will give a presentation on searching military records. Tues., Nov. 11 at 6:30. $3. Please register ahead.