Community Messages

Tuesday, June 25
01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Tuesday, June 25 to Wednesday, June 26

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
02:00 PM

Movies @ Your Library

02:00 PM — 04:15 PM

Destroyer starring Nicole Kidman will be shown in the Meeting Room of the Chatham Branch on Tuesday, June 25 at 2:00 pm. All are welcome. 

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

  • 120 Queen Street, Chatham, N7M 2G6
Wednesday, June 26
01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Wednesday, June 26 to Thursday, June 27

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
Thursday, June 27
01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Thursday, June 27 to Friday, June 28

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
07:00 PM

CK Museum ThursDIY Workshops

07:00 PM — 09:00 PM

Take part in CK Museum's monthly ThursDIY workshops to have some fun, learn new skills and create something to bring home! Register for programs by calling 519.360.1998, on-line at www.chatham-kent.ca/RecConnect or in-person at the Chatham The Cultural Centre or Municipal Centre. ThursDIY: Pizza Garden - June 27, 2019 The only thing that can make pizza taste better is by growing your own toppings for it. Get your hands dirty by planting a pizza garden and, when the plants are ready for picking, bask in your homegrown pizza glow. Time: 7:00PM - 9:00PM Location: Studio One Age: 12+ (Youth & Adults) Fee: $33.50 Code: 221094 Register Today!

Friday, June 28
All day

Free PD Day Swims

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Free Open Swims this Friday, June 28 at Wallaceburg and Blenheim pools for the PD Day. Kick off summer at the pool! Wallaceburg free swim from 1:30-4:00pm and Blenheim 1:30-3:00pm.

09:30 AM

Car Seat Clinic

09:30 AM — 12:00 PM

Car Seat Clinic in Ridgetown, Ontario on Friday, June 28 from 9:30am to Noon. Please join the EarlyON Drop-In for information. If you would like the Public Health Nurse to check your car seat, please register. Call 519-351-1228 ext 2429

10:00 AM

Save on Household Expenses

10:00 AM — 11:00 AM

Newcomers and Immigrants: Come and learn smart spending tips to save your money. June 28th  10:00am -11:00am @ Adult Language and Learning.240 King St. W. Chatham. For more info 519-354-7424.

Location/Venue Name
Adult Language and Learning

  • 240 King St. W, Chatham, N7M 1E7
01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Friday, June 28 to Saturday, June 29

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
06:30 PM

Free Movie Night: The Upside

06:30 PM — 09:00 PM

Friday, June 28th. Free Movie Night:  The Upside Jeanne Gordon Hall 7pm, Doors Open at 6:30pm All Welcome, Donations Welcome -Snacks Available  

Location/Venue Name
Wallaceburg & District Museum

  • 505 King Street, Wallaceburg, N8A 1J1
Saturday, June 29
01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Saturday, June 29 to Sunday, June 30

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
02:00 PM

ARTattack Workshops!

02:00 PM — 04:00 PM

ARTattack Workshops! Palette Knife Painting June 29th, 2-4pm. Try palette knife painting! Whether your subject is abstract or representational, painting with a knife produces quite a different result than a brush. Painting knives are excellent for producing effects, from textured impasto, to sweeping areas of flat colour. Try palette knife painting today! Date: Saturday, June 29, 2019 Time: 2:00PM - 4:00PM Location: ARTspace Age: 18+ Fee: $35+HST Code: 221742 Register Today!   HOW TO REGISTER: Online: www.chatham-kent.ca/RecConnect Call: 519.360.1998 In-person The Cultural Centre or Municipal Centre    

05:30 PM

SATURDAY NIGHT PIG ROAST

05:30 PM — 09:00 PM

Celebrate Canada Day weekend with a SATURDAY NIGHT PIG ROAST at Emmanuel Congregational Church, Ridgetown. The 5:30pm DINNER on June 29, 2019 will be outdoors & under tents, with picnic tables provided. ADULT TICKETS $20, CHILDREN 6-12 $5, and 5 & under free. Tickets are available at Mitton’s Jewellers (downtown Ridgetown) or Emmanuel office (92 Erie St. N.). Seating is limited so get your tickets today! Following the Pig Roast, at 7pm, everyone is welcome to enjoy the FREE CONCERT featuring the Award Winning Gospel Music Quartet, ‘THE TORCHMEN’ indoors in the air conditioning. Come for the incredible food & stay for the concert! For more information call: 519-674-5084

Sunday, June 30
01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Sunday, June 30 to Monday, July 1

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
Monday, July 1
All day

WISH Centre Summer Camp

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

2019 Summer Camps. Registration is open please call 519-354-5248, email at wishjamie@cogeco.net or stop in. We are trying hard to arrange a few field trips for this summer. Cost is $159.25/wk. What' included:  Snacks each morning and afternoon, Swim each day, Lunch on Friday. Arts and Crafts (painting, melting beads, jewelry making) A ton of activities from water games to sports to drama. Supervised with High Five trained leaders.

01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Monday, July 1 to Tuesday, July 2

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
05:00 PM

Roast Beef BBQ

05:00 PM — 07:00 PM

Highgate Ball Park. July 1st,  5-7 PM Adults $15.00, ages 6-12  $5.00 and under 6 free Sponsored by the Highgate District Agricultural Society Tickets at The Ridgetown Independent News Office, GraveDiggerz’ Variety & Restaurant (Highgate) and at the BBQ  

06:00 PM

Canada Day at Glad Tidings Blenheim

06:00 PM — 10:00 PM

Glad Tidings Community Church in Blenheim is hosting their annual Canada Day celebration on Monday, July 1st. All the family-friendly festivities begins at 6:00pm with outdoor music, dance performances, inflatables, and various food vendors. Canada Day Birthday Cake will be served at 8:30 followed by a fireworks presentation at dusk. There will also be a collection area on site to collect donations of non-perishable food and personal care items for the local food bank. For more information, please visit the Glad Tidings' website at www.gladtidingschurch.ca or call (519) 676-8144.

Location/Venue Name
Glad Tidings Community Church

  • 403 Chatham St S, Blenheim, N0P 1A0
06:00 PM

Canada Day Celebration

06:00 PM — 09:00 PM

Glad Tidings Community Church in Blenheim is hosting their annual Canada Day celebration on Monday, July 1st. All the family-friendly festivities begins at 6:00pm with outdoor music, dance performances, inflatables, and various food vendors. Canada Day Birthday Cake will be served at 8:30 followed by a fireworks presentation at dusk. This year, the church will be collecting donations of non-perishable food and personal care items for the local food bank. For more information, please visit the Glad Tidings' website at www.gladtidingschurch.ca or call (519) 676-8144.

Location/Venue Name
Glad Tidings Community Church

  • 403 Chatham St S, Blenheim, N0P 1A0
Tuesday, July 2
01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Tuesday, July 2 to Wednesday, July 3

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
02:00 PM

Movies @ Your Library

02:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Wonder starring Jacob Tremblay & Julia Roberts will be shown in the Meeting Room of the Chatham Branch on  July 2 at 2pm

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

  • 120 Queen Street, Chatham, N7M 2G6
Wednesday, July 3
01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Wednesday, July 3 to Thursday, July 4

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
Thursday, July 4
01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Thursday, July 4 to Friday, July 5

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
06:30 PM

Adulting 101: Bad Art Nailed It Edition

06:30 PM — 08:00 PM

Do your crafting skills leave a lot to be desired? Are you green with envy over Pinterest’s perfect art projects?  Leave your talent and good taste at the door and sign up for our "Bad Art: Nailed It!" challenge.  Join us Thursday, July 4 at 6:30 pm at the Chatham Branch for “Bad Art – Nailed It!”.  Contestants will have 45 minutes to put their crappy crafting skills to the test and recreate our mystery project before showing their creations off in our "Nailed It!" art showcase. Registration is required.  Please register by calling 519.354.2940 or register online by searching “nailed it” at search.ckpl.ca. This program is part of our “Adulting 101” series which provides an opportunity for young adults between the ages of 16 and 30 to come together and learn different life skills in a fun and welcoming environment. “Adulting 101” programs will take place on the first Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm in the Chatham Branch meeting room. 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, July 5
01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Friday, July 5 to Saturday, July 6

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
Saturday, July 6
08:00 AM

Art Walk by the Bay

08:00 AM — 03:00 PM

Mark you calendar and head out to Shrewsbury, Ontario on July 6. There will be a town wide yard sale starting at 8am. Art Walk by the Bay from 9am-3pm and if you get hungry enjoy some famous Shrewsbury ribs from 11am-3pm.    

01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Saturday, July 6 to Sunday, July 7

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
Sunday, July 7
01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Sunday, July 7 to Monday, July 8

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
Monday, July 8
01:30 PM

CKFG movie: Sharkwater Extinction

Monday, July 8 to Tuesday, July 9

Directed by Rob Stewart, Sharkwater Extinction is a moving exposure of an illegal shark finning industry bent on destroying an entire species. The movie will be shown at the Capitol Theatre on Monday, July 8, at 4:00 and 7:00. $10 cash at the door. New season applications of $50 will be accepted. The new season begins in August. Call 519-359-8455 for more information or visit our Facebook page.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Capitol Theatre

  • King St. West, Chatham, N7M 4C5
Tuesday, July 9
10:30 AM

Coffee Talk Bereavement Support Group

10:30 AM — 11:30 AM

Beginning next Tuesday, June 11th, drop into Chatham-Kent Hospice for their Coffee Talk Bereavement Support Group. This will be an informal place where you can share and learn with others who are on their own grief journey. Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 10:30-11:30am.

02:00 PM

Movies @ Your Library

02:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Book Club starring Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda & Candice Bergen will be shown in the Meeting Room of the Chatham Branch on July 9 at 2pm. All are welcome. 

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

  • 120 Queen Street, Chatham, N7M 2G6
Friday, July 12
04:00 PM

The 6th Annual Zonta Garden and Pond Tour

04:00 PM — 09:00 PM

A self-guided tour of area gardens. Tour Date and Time: Friday, July 12, 4pm-9pm, Saturday, July 13, 10am-4pm You may visit all gardens on same day or visit some one day and some the next during tour hours. (Please note ticket is valid for only one visit to each garden.) Children under 12 free. Ticket price includes visit to Zonta Cafe for treats and refreshments. Price: $20 When you purchase online ticket the tour map will be emailed and your ticket booklet will be at a designated garden for pickup on tour day. They can also be purchased by cash at Rubies Inc. (Chatham, Ontario) on Grand Ave, DeGoeys Nursery and Flowers on St.Clair St, The Glasshouse Nursery and The Flowerbed Greenhouses in Blenheim, Ontario.        

Saturday, July 13
All day

1st Annual Golf Tournament for PAW Rescue

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

We are excited to announce the launching of our first annual golf tournament. This year’s edition will take place at Willow Ridge Golf & Country Club Ltd. in Blenheim on July 13. Registration starts at 10:30 a.m., shotgun start at 11:30 a.m. Some of the features included with your registration includes: 18 hole golf course Golf cart Snack of Hotdog, bag of chips & pop Steak Dinner Free use of driving range/bucket of balls for players Registration gift bag A chance to win a 4-wheeler, courtesy of Bob's Motorsport! As if golfing on such a beautiful course wasn’t enough, you can feel good knowing that every dollar raised will go directly to the animals in our Chatham and Wallaceburg shelters.

09:00 AM

Wallyfest 2019

09:00 AM — 02:00 PM

This is an outdoor event that will take place on James St. Downtown Wallaceburg, Ontario on Saturday, July 13th,2019 from 9am-2pm. The streets will be closed off and the Wallaceburg & District Chamber of Commerce are inviting all local merchants, home based businesses, farmers & local artists to take part. This is an event for the whole family! Kidz zone includes inflatables, games and face painting. Chatham-Kent Fire Department (Official) will be joining, promoting fire safety.    

10:00 AM

The 6th Annual Zonta Garden and Pond Tour

10:00 AM — 04:00 PM

A self-guided tour of area gardens. Tour Date and Time: Friday, July 12, 4pm-9pm, Saturday, July 13, 10am-4pm You may visit all gardens on same day or visit some one day and some the next during tour hours. (Please note ticket is valid for only one visit to each garden.) Children under 12 free. Ticket price includes visit to Zonta Cafe for treats and refreshments. Price: $20 When you purchase online ticket the tour map will be emailed and your ticket booklet will be at a designated garden for pickup on tour day. They can also be purchased by cash at Rubies Inc. (Chatham, Ontario) on Grand Ave, DeGoeys Nursery and Flowers on St.Clair St, The Glasshouse Nursery and The Flowerbed Greenhouses in Blenheim, Ontario.        

Tuesday, July 16
02:00 PM

Movies @ Your Library

02:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Bohemian Rhapsody starring Rami Malek will be shown in the Meeting Room of the Chatham Branch on Tuesday, July 16 at 2pm.

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

  • 120 Queen Street, Chatham, N7M 2G6
Thursday, July 18
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

Friday, July 19
05:30 PM

5 Pc Perch Dinner $12.50 / person

05:30 PM — 07:00 PM

Dinner includes (5 pcs perch, baked or fresh cut fries, coleslaw, condiments, coffee or tea and dessert). December 21st, 5:30-7pm.  Royal Canadian Merlin Legion 465

Location/Venue Name
Royal Canadian Merlin Legion 465

  • 2 Stanley St, Merlin, N0P 1W0
Tuesday, July 23
02:00 PM

Movies @ Your Library

02:00 PM — 04:00 PM

The Wife starring Glenn Close will be shown in the Meeting Room of the Chatham Branch on Tuesday, July 23 at  2pm

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

  • 120 Queen Street, Chatham, N7M 2G6