Community Messages

Monday, August 19
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
Tuesday, August 20
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
07:00 PM

Free Yoga in the Park at Talbot Trail Place

07:00 PM — 08:00 PM

Free Yoga in the Park! Talbot Trail Place, 24 John St. W. Blenheim, Ontario Sessions run from 7:00-8:00 PM every Tuesday in July and August! Bring your friends and your own mat 

Wednesday, August 21
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
07:30 PM

Chatham Concert Band 2019 Summer Concert Series

07:30 PM — 09:00 PM

Join Chatham Concert Band in their 92nd season! Bring your friends and family, bring your lawn chair, bring your bug spray to Tecumseh Park every Wednesday this summer. You can't beat the price—It's #FREE!

Thursday, August 22
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
Friday, August 23
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
Saturday, August 24
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
Sunday, August 25
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
All day

12th annual Memorial Butterfly Event Memories in Motion

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

VON Chatham-Kent will host the 12th annual Memorial Butterfly Event "Memories in Motion" on Sunday, August 25th. Join them as we celebrate and honour the lives of our loved ones with the release of a live butterfly. The butterfly is nature's symbol of change, transformation and beauty. Releasing a live butterfly for a loved-one is a special way to honour and remember them. Butterflies: $ 25.00 each   *PLEASE PLACE YOUR ORDER BY AUGUST 12 TO ENSURE DELIVERY OF YOUR BUTTERFLY IN TIME FOR THE MEMORIAL*   For more information or to order a butterfly, please visit: www.voneriestclair.ca Phone: 519-352-5515 ext. 5241 Fax: 519-352-2466 Email: camille.armour@von.ca   PLEASE BRING YOUR LAWN CHAIR.

Monday, August 26
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
Tuesday, August 27
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
07:00 PM

Free Yoga in the Park at Talbot Trail Place

07:00 PM — 08:00 PM

Free Yoga in the Park! Talbot Trail Place, 24 John St. W. Blenheim, Ontario Sessions run from 7:00-8:00 PM every Tuesday in July and August! Bring your friends and your own mat 

Wednesday, August 28
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
10:00 AM

Farm Safety Day

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM

The Chatham-Kent Children's Safety Village is holding it's 5th Farm Safety Day Wednesday, August 28th from 10am-2pm for local children of Chatham-Kent for just $5/child. Preregister by call 226-229-0814 or emailing barblovell@hotmail.ca. Each year the Chatham-Kent Children's Safety Village provides Farm Safety Program to local grade 6 students of Chatham-Kent (during the school) year in partnership with South West Ag Partners teaching about dangers on the farm with emphasis on ATV safety, chemical & grain safety, lawn mower & tractor safety and safe play areas. As we continue to promote farm safety to all local children, we have added a Summer Learning Farm Safety Day Wed Aug 28 for all children to learn about kids safety on farms. We are reaching out to all local agricultural businesses, educational resources &farm related contacts offering free exhibit space to help educate and train local children who live on, visit or work on farms. This year's exhibits include PTO demonstration, ATV mock rescue, grain bin "tug-of-war", O.P.P. rollover simulator and so much more! Sponsorship's are available for $250 with 10 hats, volunteer positions & exhibit space for all who want them! There is a hat, hot dog lunch, water & apple provided for each attending. Last year we had over 80 local kids ages 4-12 who attended, and we hope to continue to grow. If you would like to be part of this day, please do not hesitate to contact me. Please feel free to share this information with your contacts! Yours in safety, Barb Lovell Executive Director Chatham-Kent Children's Safety Village 519-360-1270 Saving children's lives; one child at a time!

07:30 PM

Chatham Concert Band 2019 Summer Concert Series

07:30 PM — 09:00 PM

Join Chatham Concert Band in their 92nd season! Bring your friends and family, bring your lawn chair, bring your bug spray to Tecumseh Park every Wednesday this summer. You can't beat the price—It's #FREE!

Thursday, August 29
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
11:00 AM

Read with Wrestler Cody Deaner at Chatham Branch

11:00 AM — 12:00 PM

At Chatham Branch of the Chatham Kent Public Library on August 29th at 11am. Read with a Wrestler is a free event that is best suited to children 8 to 12 years of age. No registration required. Cody will share his love of reading and his personal wrestling experiences with the audience.

01:00 PM

International Overdose Awareness Day

01:00 PM — 09:00 PM

Saturday, August 31st is International Overdose Awareness Day. To recognize International Overdose Awareness Day, CK Public Health, in partnership with the Chatham-Kent Drug Awareness Council, have planned events for Thursday, August 29th at Studio One in the Chatham Cultural Centre, 75 William Street North, Chatham. There will be free, walk-in overdose response training sessions at Studio One from 1:00pm to 2:00pm and 2:00pm to 3:00pm. Permanent injury and death from an overdose is preventable, come out and learn how to recognize the signs and symptoms of an overdose and how to respond. All participants will receive a free naloxone kit as part of their training. No ID, Health Card, or appointment is required. Simply show up! In the evening, the events will continue with a memorial being held at Studio One at 7:00pm. The memorial will be in memory of those who have lost their lives due to an overdose, in support of the countless families in mourning across Canada and around the world, and in solidarity and strength for those living with and recovering from an addiction. Light refreshments will be available at both events. All are welcome.

Location/Venue Name
Studio One in the Chatham Cultural Centre

  • 75 William Street North, Chatham, ON , Chatham-Kent, N7M 4L4
Friday, August 30
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
08:00 PM

Pickin' n Fiddlin'

Friday, August 30 to Saturday, August 31
08:00 PM — 12:00 AM

Friday Aug. 30, 2019 Pickin' n Fiddlin' will be held at Wyoming Legion from 8:00 p.m. till midnight.  Door donations will go to St. Joseph’s Hospice this month. Sponsored by the Wyoming Legion Ladies Auxiliary. All musicians and public welcome  

Location/Venue Name
Wyoming Legion

  • 493 Erie St., Wyoming, N0N 1T0
Saturday, August 31
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
All day

Chatham Kent Women's Centre Wish List

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

We're regularly asked to recommend items for women and children in residence at the Centre or about to move from the Women's Centre into their own home... here are the items currently needed. All donations are greatly appreciated and can be dropped off anytime 24/7 at the Women's Centre - 20 Sandys Street, Chatham. Just ring the front doorbell & a staff member will be there to greet you. If you have any questions about items you'd like to donate, please call us at: 519-351-9144. Your donations help transform the lives of those so harshly impacted by domestic violence and abuse. Thank you for your support!! NEEDED: Larger Size Diapers Laundry detergent and softner Children's clothes size 8 and up Journals Non-perishable foods zip-lock bags  

Sunday, September 1
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
All day

United We Ride

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Join United Way of Chatham-Kent on Sunday September 1st, for United We Ride 2019 cycling event to raise money for United Way of Chatham-Kent and Buxton National Historic Site and Museum United We Ride is a fun, noncompetitive event that gives riders of all abilities an opportunity to explore Buxton, Ontario and surrounding areas on two wheels while helping to improve lives and building strong communities! Each entry includes: Coffee & light snacks before the ride, drinks & snacks at the rest stops/water stations,route map and race swag! Day of Registration and packet pick up will begin at 8am at the North Buxton, Ontario Community Park Three rides are included in the one day event: 30km Raleigh Ride - 8:45am 50km Extended Raleigh Ride 8:45am 107km South CK Ride - 8:30am Day of registration available! Each ride will increase $5.00 in price the day of so get your savings and register now!!!

All day

CHAP Volunteer Drivers

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Become a CHAP Volunteer Driver Take seniors and people with disabilities where they need to be.   Mileage reimbursed, drive your own vehicle and set your availability For further information, call 519-354-6221 ext 241

Monday, September 2
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
Tuesday, September 3
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
Wednesday, September 4
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
12:00 PM

Patricia m productions monthly luncheon fashion shows

12:00 PM — 01:15 PM

PMP monthly luncheon fashion show Wednesday September 4/19 at Rossinis Restaurant  Supporting Salvation Army Chatham-Kent, fashions by The Loft  call restaurant for reservations 519-352-2920

Location/Venue Name
Rossinis Restaurant

  • 634 Grand Ave E, Chatham , 00000000
Thursday, September 5
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
06:30 PM

Adulting 101: Budgeting Basics

06:30 PM — 06:45 PM

Adulting 101: Budgeting Basics at CKPL Don’t feel short changed because summer is ending! There is still time to learn some valuable lessons – outside of the classroom! As part of the Adulting 101 programming series, Chatham-Kent Public Library hosts Mainstreet Credit Union’s “Each One Teach One: Budgeting Basics” program. This is your opportunity to learn about what a budget is and why it is important to use one – because life does not come with instructions! This program will take place Thursday, September 5 at 6:30 pm in the Chatham Branch Meeting Room. Registration is required, please register yourself by entering “budget basics” at search.ckpl.ca or call 519.354.2940. This program is part of our “Adulting 101” series, which provides an opportunity for adults (16 and up) to come together and learn different life skills in a fun and welcoming environment. To find out more about programs and events at Chatham-Kent Public Library, visit www.ckpl.ca.

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

  • 120 Queen Street , Chatham, ON, N7M 2G6
Friday, September 6
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
Saturday, September 7
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
11:30 AM

2019 Scooter Festival / Competition

11:30 AM — 03:00 PM

2019 Scooter Festival / Competition Presented by the Chatham Kinsmen Club , the 2019 Scooter Festival / Competition will be held on Saturday Sept 7, 11:30am-3pm. (Raindate: Sun Sept 8, 2019). All ages competition! Register today! Early bird tickets are $15, day of $20.     

Sunday, September 8
All day

2019 Chatham Kent WALK-IT for Parkinson's

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Sunday September 8th

Kingston Park, Chatham-Kent, Ontario

Registration: 12PM, Walk: 1PM In September, we gather and walk together in support of the people in our lives who have been touched by Parkinson’s. Maybe it’s your Mother, father, brother, sister, grandmother, grandfather, aunt, uncle, cousin, friend, or even you. Parkinson's disease knows no boundaries and can affect anyone. Dedicate your participation in WALK-IT for Parkinson's to that special someone in your life who has been touched by Parkinson's disease. Call 1-888-851-7376

All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
10:00 AM

Love For Paws Walk

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM

This is a brand new event for the whole family, both 2 legs and 4 legs. Walkers, strollers, wagons – everyone is invited to participate in this walk to help raise money for the animals in our rescue’s care. It’s just a fun event for everyone to enjoy! Join them at Mud Creek (at the end of Cecile Street, Chatham, Ontario, on Sunday, September 8th from 10 am to 2 pm for the FIRST Love For Paws walk. Enjoy the beautiful trail along Mud Creek, BBQ will be available. Sponsor Sheets will be available to download or request by email – chathamkentanimalrescue@gmail.com Registration is $10 per family and please invite your friends, family and co-workers to sponsor you on this walk! Feel free to call CK Animal Rescue office to get more information – 519-354-5000    

Monday, September 9
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
Tuesday, September 10
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
Wednesday, September 11
All day

LANDLORD SEMINAR: Attracting the Best Tenants

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A free seminar for Chatham-Kent Landlords to learn about effective and ethical tenant screening.

Location/Venue Name
Imperial Club

  • 22 Payne Street, Chatham, N7M 4M9
Saturday, September 14
05:00 PM

Rum Runners Gala

05:00 PM — 11:59 PM

Prohibition is over but that doesn't stop this Rum Runners themed Gala High energy fashion show from Gentry Manor and Ford & McIntyre Performance by The Vaudevillian Live DJ after dinner And surprises you DO NOT want to miss. Tickets will be limited for this pop-up speakeasy so do not delay once they go on sale. This is a themed event so see you in your 1920’s and 30’s attire    

Monday, September 16
All day

Canada Homestay Network - Chatham-Kent

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

 Canada Homestay Network is looking for hosts for students Gr 9-12 in the Sarnia-Lambton area. We have students who come from all over the world and stay with us anywhere from 1 month to 10 months. What we ask of our hosts: -provide a private bedroom, with a window, door, bed, desk and closet or dresser -provide 3 meals a day and snacks -internet -a caring family atmosphere that you would expect if you sent a love one to the other side of the world! What we provide our hosts: -a generous stipend of $750 to offset any of the costs of having a student -24/7 emergency support -an amazing experience to meet new people, share our Canadian culture while learning about other cultures To apply or for more information please visit https://whyihost.ca/ or Contact your Local Relationship Manager Courtney Ouellette at 1-877-441-4443 ext 2177

Wednesday, September 18
05:00 PM

Business After Hours

05:00 PM — 06:30 PM

The next Business After Hours is September 18th, 5-6:30pm at St. Clair Insurance Brokers Inc.  Business After Hours is a networking event set in a casual atmosphere for those doing business or wishing to do business in Chatham-Kent.

06:00 PM

PMP FALL FASHION TOUR , EVENING SHOW

06:00 PM — 08:00 PM

FALL FASHION TOUR   EVENING DINNER & FASHION SHOW WED. SEPTEMBER 18th 6pm at TEN SEVEN CAFE & LOUNGE call for tickets ( limited seating) 226-996-9759 ​595 St. Clair Street Many local fashion stores supporting OUTREACH FOR HUNGER 

Location/Venue Name
Ten seven cafe and lounge

  • St Clair Street , Chatham , 0000000