A few years ago, the congregation at Lighthouse Community Church, meeting on Saturday evenings and Sunday mornings at Parker Street and Nelson, would see its attendance drop significantly on the Saturday of the Kinsmen Santa Claus Parade.
Over the weekend, members of the Sarnia Police Service took part in the seventh Annual Cop for Cans event which involves collecting donated canned food goods for people in need at Christmas time.
It’s an unfortunate reality that some 60% of persons suffering from dementia will go missing at some point during their illness.
When four Afton Park Place residents approached Pauline Charlton earlier this year, asking if they could help the dietary team in the kitchen, the food services manager was only too happy to accommodate their wishes.
When it comes to the idea of building community, it would be difficult to find a better example of a diverse gathering of individuals, united in a mission of service, than the Rotary Club of Sarnia.
We are lagging last year, there is no doubt about that.
Some 270 white crosses are now on display in front of Sarnia Police Headquarters as an annual reminder to the community about the impact of driving while impaired during the holiday season.
Matt Andersen, a powerhouse performer with a giant, soul-filled voice and commanding stage presence, has been confirmed as a performer at Sarnia’s Imperial Theatre next March 26, with tickets now on sale.
Some 150 new trees were planted by more than 40 volunteers at Mike Weir Park as part of the ninth annual TD Tree Days that took place on October 26 Throughout September and October, TD employees, their families and friends, and community volunteers, helped plant 38,000 trees across the Canadian landscape as part of TD’s larger commitment to plant one million trees by 2030.
We are focused on the total amount of money our United Way needs to raise to continue to fund the 18 local agencies; 36 programs and agencies.