Community Messages

Thursday, May 26
All day

Chatham Hope Haven needs Donations

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Wondering what Chatham Hope Haven needs the most? Milk, Juice, Sugar, Coffee, Whitener, Pre-packaged snacks, Instant oatmeal, Fresh/canned fruit, Canned vegetables, Canned meat (tuna/ham etc) Your donations are helping to provide nourishment to 35-45 men and women every day.

All day

Hope Run Ontario 2022 for CK May 1-31st!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The second annual Hope Run Ontario 2022 for CK has arrived! Registration to participate in this awesome event is now live. All proceeds given to Hope Run Ontario go to support the ministry unit of your choice, Chatham-Kent! Go to https://raceroster.com/events/2022/57227/hope-run-ontario-2022 to sign up for a virtual race today! You can walk/run or watch and look for a participant in your area to support! For more info, contact Nicole Shaw at Nicole.Shaw@salvationarmy.ca or call 519-354-8353

Location/Venue Name
Virtual for The Salvation Army CK!

  • 46 Orangewood Blvd, Chatham, N7L 5H1
All day

If You Need Support Kids Help Phone is Here

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

For Support with any issue, big or small.  Need support? Text Kids Help Phone to reach one of their crisis responders 24/7. Young people text TALK to 686868 and adults text WELLNESS to 741741

All day

Bingo Volunteers Needed

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The VON Erie St. Clair team is urgently looking for volunteer support at charitable bingo. By giving just a couple hours of your time, you will ensure VON can continue to provide our essential home nursing and support programs for our community's most vulnerable. ⁠ If you are interested, or know someone who is, please share this post or contact Kim at Kim.Panazzola@von.ca or 519-254-4866⁠

Friday, May 27
All day

If You Need Support Kids Help Phone is Here

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

For Support with any issue, big or small.  Need support? Text Kids Help Phone to reach one of their crisis responders 24/7. Young people text TALK to 686868 and adults text WELLNESS to 741741

All day

Hope Run Ontario 2022 for CK May 1-31st!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The second annual Hope Run Ontario 2022 for CK has arrived! Registration to participate in this awesome event is now live. All proceeds given to Hope Run Ontario go to support the ministry unit of your choice, Chatham-Kent! Go to https://raceroster.com/events/2022/57227/hope-run-ontario-2022 to sign up for a virtual race today! You can walk/run or watch and look for a participant in your area to support! For more info, contact Nicole Shaw at Nicole.Shaw@salvationarmy.ca or call 519-354-8353

Location/Venue Name
Virtual for The Salvation Army CK!

  • 46 Orangewood Blvd, Chatham, N7L 5H1
03:00 PM

RetroFest

03:00 PM — 06:00 PM

RetroFest tm is a Multi-Day event held in the heart of Chatham's Downtown. The event features some of Southwestern Ontario's finest retro cars on King Street and a full festival in Tecumseh Park

Location/Venue Name
Tecumseh Park

  • William Street North, Chatham, N7M 1E6
Saturday, May 28
All day

Hope Run Ontario 2022 for CK May 1-31st!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The second annual Hope Run Ontario 2022 for CK has arrived! Registration to participate in this awesome event is now live. All proceeds given to Hope Run Ontario go to support the ministry unit of your choice, Chatham-Kent! Go to https://raceroster.com/events/2022/57227/hope-run-ontario-2022 to sign up for a virtual race today! You can walk/run or watch and look for a participant in your area to support! For more info, contact Nicole Shaw at Nicole.Shaw@salvationarmy.ca or call 519-354-8353

Location/Venue Name
Virtual for The Salvation Army CK!

  • 46 Orangewood Blvd, Chatham, N7L 5H1
07:00 AM

FIRST REFORMED CHURCH - 632 LACROIX ST., CHATHAM

07:00 AM — 01:00 PM

GIANT INDOOR YARD AND BAKE SALE -  MAY 28- 7;00 A.M. -1;00 P.M.  SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE  LUNCH AVAILABLE. 

10:00 AM

RetroFest

10:00 AM — 06:00 PM

RetroFest tm is a Multi-Day event held in the heart of Chatham's Downtown. The event features some of Southwestern Ontario's finest retro cars on King Street and a full festival in Tecumseh Park

Location/Venue Name
Tecumseh Park

  • William Street North, Chatham, N7M 1E6
Sunday, May 29
All day

Hope Run Ontario 2022 for CK May 1-31st!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The second annual Hope Run Ontario 2022 for CK has arrived! Registration to participate in this awesome event is now live. All proceeds given to Hope Run Ontario go to support the ministry unit of your choice, Chatham-Kent! Go to https://raceroster.com/events/2022/57227/hope-run-ontario-2022 to sign up for a virtual race today! You can walk/run or watch and look for a participant in your area to support! For more info, contact Nicole Shaw at Nicole.Shaw@salvationarmy.ca or call 519-354-8353

Location/Venue Name
Virtual for The Salvation Army CK!

  • 46 Orangewood Blvd, Chatham, N7L 5H1
Monday, May 30
All day

Hope Run Ontario 2022 for CK May 1-31st!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The second annual Hope Run Ontario 2022 for CK has arrived! Registration to participate in this awesome event is now live. All proceeds given to Hope Run Ontario go to support the ministry unit of your choice, Chatham-Kent! Go to https://raceroster.com/events/2022/57227/hope-run-ontario-2022 to sign up for a virtual race today! You can walk/run or watch and look for a participant in your area to support! For more info, contact Nicole Shaw at Nicole.Shaw@salvationarmy.ca or call 519-354-8353

Location/Venue Name
Virtual for The Salvation Army CK!

  • 46 Orangewood Blvd, Chatham, N7L 5H1
Tuesday, May 31
All day

Tethering Bylaws

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Did you know that any owner who ties up their dog must ensure the animal has food, water and adequate shelter at all times? Please call Pet and Wildlife Rescue animal control line if you suspect an owner is violating the tethering bylaws - 226-996-9969  

All day

EarlyON Drop-In

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Starting May 1st EarlyON playgroups will be back to Drop-In programs and will no longer require registration! All May EarlyON Drop-In dates and locations are posted to view on our calendar. www.chatham-kent.ca/EarlyON

All day

Safe Disposal of Prescription Drugs

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Dispose of leftover or expired medications. Remember old or expired medicines don’t belong in your trash or down your toilet! You can bring them to a pharmacy for safe disposal to help keep chemicals out of our soil, water, and air

All day

Dial 311 to reach the Municipality

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

311! Another way to reach us here at the Municipality. Simply dial 3-1-1 during regular business hours (8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday) and you will be connected to our phone menu.  

All day

FOOD BANK USAGE REMAINS HIGH, BUT INVENTORY IS LOW

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

When you’re choosing items to donate to your local food bank, consider donating nutritious foods, particularly those that are considered heart-healthy. To find foodbanks in Chatham Kent, call 211.

All day

Hope Run Ontario 2022 for CK May 1-31st!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The second annual Hope Run Ontario 2022 for CK has arrived! Registration to participate in this awesome event is now live. All proceeds given to Hope Run Ontario go to support the ministry unit of your choice, Chatham-Kent! Go to https://raceroster.com/events/2022/57227/hope-run-ontario-2022 to sign up for a virtual race today! You can walk/run or watch and look for a participant in your area to support! For more info, contact Nicole Shaw at Nicole.Shaw@salvationarmy.ca or call 519-354-8353

Location/Venue Name
Virtual for The Salvation Army CK!

  • 46 Orangewood Blvd, Chatham, N7L 5H1
01:30 PM

Karaoke Club

01:30 PM — 02:30 PM

Are you looking for something to do? Why not give karaoke a try at the Active Lifestyle Centre on Tuesdays, 1:30-2:30pm. Call 519-352-5633 with questions.

06:00 PM

LEGO Club

06:00 PM — 07:00 PM

Get building with other LEGO enthusiasts! Each week the Ridgetown Branch of the Chatham-Kent Public Library will have a different hands-on activity to complete. Program runs Tuesdays nights from April 19 to June 14. Please register for each week you wish to attend. ckpl.ca

Thursday, June 2
All day

Bingo Volunteers Needed

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The VON Erie St. Clair team is urgently looking for volunteer support at charitable bingo. By giving just a couple hours of your time, you will ensure VON can continue to provide our essential home nursing and support programs for our community's most vulnerable. ⁠ If you are interested, or know someone who is, please share this post or contact Kim at Kim.Panazzola@von.ca or 519-254-4866⁠

All day

Chatham Hope Haven needs Donations

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Wondering what Chatham Hope Haven needs the most? Milk, Juice, Sugar, Coffee, Whitener, Pre-packaged snacks, Instant oatmeal, Fresh/canned fruit, Canned vegetables, Canned meat (tuna/ham etc) Your donations are helping to provide nourishment to 35-45 men and women every day.

All day

If You Need Support Kids Help Phone is Here

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

For Support with any issue, big or small.  Need support? Text Kids Help Phone to reach one of their crisis responders 24/7. Young people text TALK to 686868 and adults text WELLNESS to 741741

Friday, June 3
All day

If You Need Support Kids Help Phone is Here

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

For Support with any issue, big or small.  Need support? Text Kids Help Phone to reach one of their crisis responders 24/7. Young people text TALK to 686868 and adults text WELLNESS to 741741

Saturday, June 4
10:00 AM

RRGC National Range Day

10:00 AM — 04:00 PM

A day of learning and discovering for all levels of shooters from "never used a firearm" to 'every day/ weekend warrior".  This event is for anyone and everyone 12+. Come try your hand at Trap, Skeet, 22 target or Archery shooting. Fee for the day is $40/ shooter, which will cover all events for the day. No experience or licenses required to attend; just an open mind and desire to try something new. To registrar contact Tracey at rrgc-events@outlook.com. Don't worry, we got you covered from "knowledgeable mentors" to assist with all your needs and questions to "equipment" needed for each station. It’s all here, just waiting to be discovered!  Come see us at 10260 Campbell line, Blenheim on June 4, 2022 from 10am to 4pm for day to remember.

03:00 PM

R.O.C.K. The Park!

03:00 PM — 09:00 PM

Don't miss R.O.C.K. The Park! This is a family friendly event taking place on June 4th, 3pm in Tecumseh Park. Admission by donation to ROCK Missions. Donations can be everyday essentials, clothes and non perishable food items. Bring a lawn chair, a blanket and a picnic and enjoy an afternoon into evening of family friendly music for a great local Mission.

Tuesday, June 7
All day

Safe Disposal of Prescription Drugs

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Dispose of leftover or expired medications. Remember old or expired medicines don’t belong in your trash or down your toilet! You can bring them to a pharmacy for safe disposal to help keep chemicals out of our soil, water, and air

01:30 PM

Karaoke Club

01:30 PM — 02:30 PM

Are you looking for something to do? Why not give karaoke a try at the Active Lifestyle Centre on Tuesdays, 1:30-2:30pm. Call 519-352-5633 with questions.

06:00 PM

LEGO Club

06:00 PM — 07:00 PM

Get building with other LEGO enthusiasts! Each week the Ridgetown Branch of the Chatham-Kent Public Library will have a different hands-on activity to complete. Program runs Tuesdays nights from April 19 to June 14. Please register for each week you wish to attend. ckpl.ca

Thursday, June 9
All day

Chatham Hope Haven needs Donations

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Wondering what Chatham Hope Haven needs the most? Milk, Juice, Sugar, Coffee, Whitener, Pre-packaged snacks, Instant oatmeal, Fresh/canned fruit, Canned vegetables, Canned meat (tuna/ham etc) Your donations are helping to provide nourishment to 35-45 men and women every day.

All day

If You Need Support Kids Help Phone is Here

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

For Support with any issue, big or small.  Need support? Text Kids Help Phone to reach one of their crisis responders 24/7. Young people text TALK to 686868 and adults text WELLNESS to 741741

Friday, June 10
All day

If You Need Support Kids Help Phone is Here

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

For Support with any issue, big or small.  Need support? Text Kids Help Phone to reach one of their crisis responders 24/7. Young people text TALK to 686868 and adults text WELLNESS to 741741

Saturday, June 11
10:00 AM

What's the Scoop at Wallaceburg Retirement Residence

10:00 AM — 04:00 PM

Join us at Wallaceburg Retirement Residence as we celebrate the arrival of summer! We'll be hosting a bunch of great vendors, enjoying some local entertainment and you guessed it, ICE CREAM! All are welcome to attend, please RSVP to Hunter by calling 519-627-0719! 

01:00 PM

What's the Scoop?

01:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Join Wallaceburg Retirement Residence as they celebrate the arrival of summer! They'll be enjoying some local entertainment and ICE CREAM! All are welcome to attend, please RSVP to Hunter by calling 519-627-0719

07:00 PM

Saturdays at 7 at St. Andrew's - A Time to Celebrate

07:00 PM — 09:00 PM

St. Andrew's United Church, 85 William Street S., Chatham presents A Time to Celebrate! St. Andrew's Chancel Choir, guest musicians and Chatham-Kent Chamber Orchestra will celebrate with exuberance after covid restriction challenges. The 10th anniversary program for 2022-2023 will be announced. The concert will be presented to live and virtual audiences. Tickets are not required. The virtual concert will streamed via Facebook Live at www.facebook.com/standrews/live. Suggested donation $15. All are welcome! For further information www.standrewschatham.org/music or call 519-352-0010. 

Sunday, June 12
12:00 PM

Boulevard of Dreams-Erieau Car Show

12:00 PM — 04:00 PM

The Boulevard of Dreams-Erieau Car Show takes place June 12 from 12 noon-4 p.m., rain or shine! It's a #Free Show for car owners and spectators - bring your car and park on the boulevard!  

Tuesday, June 14
All day

Household Hazardous Waste Day

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Household Hazardous Waste Day is Tuesday, June 14th! Drop off your hazardous waste free of charge at Veolia Environmental Services, 141 Prosperity Way near Chatham!    Things like paints, oils, lubricants, batteries, fluorescent bulbs, needles, propane tanks, etc.  Tips for reducing household hazardous waste...  Purchase longer-lasting goods.  Buy small amounts so it's easier to use up.  Donate or share the extras with others.  

All day

Safe Disposal of Prescription Drugs

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Dispose of leftover or expired medications. Remember old or expired medicines don’t belong in your trash or down your toilet! You can bring them to a pharmacy for safe disposal to help keep chemicals out of our soil, water, and air

01:30 PM

Karaoke Club

01:30 PM — 02:30 PM

Are you looking for something to do? Why not give karaoke a try at the Active Lifestyle Centre on Tuesdays, 1:30-2:30pm. Call 519-352-5633 with questions.

06:00 PM

LEGO Club

06:00 PM — 07:00 PM

Get building with other LEGO enthusiasts! Each week the Ridgetown Branch of the Chatham-Kent Public Library will have a different hands-on activity to complete. Program runs Tuesdays nights from April 19 to June 14. Please register for each week you wish to attend. ckpl.ca

Thursday, June 16
All day

If You Need Support Kids Help Phone is Here

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

For Support with any issue, big or small.  Need support? Text Kids Help Phone to reach one of their crisis responders 24/7. Young people text TALK to 686868 and adults text WELLNESS to 741741

Friday, June 17
All day

If You Need Support Kids Help Phone is Here

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

For Support with any issue, big or small.  Need support? Text Kids Help Phone to reach one of their crisis responders 24/7. Young people text TALK to 686868 and adults text WELLNESS to 741741

Saturday, June 18
07:30 PM

Anne of Green Gables The Ballet

07:30 PM — 09:00 PM

Chatham Capitol Theatre Presents Canada’s Ballet Jörgen Anne of Green Gables The Ballet Saturday, June 18, 2022 7:30 pm Tickets $45 - $65 For the first time ever, the uniquely Canadian story of Anne of Green Gables has been transformed into a full-length ballet! With musical arrangements from Anne of Green Gables – The Musical™, this magical presentation tells the beloved tale of young Anne Shirley, whose lively imagination and loving spirit lead her to triumphs, misadventures and a place in the hearts of all who come to Avonlea. Don’t miss this very special, one-night-only event at the Capitol, as the show travels across North America on its World Premiere Tour! Canada’s Ballet Jörgen Anne of Green Gables – The Ballet® Based on the book by Lucy Maud Montgomery Score arranged from Anne of Green Gables – The Musical™, composed by Norman Campbell. Orchestration by Alexander Levkovich

Tuesday, June 21
All day

Safe Disposal of Prescription Drugs

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Dispose of leftover or expired medications. Remember old or expired medicines don’t belong in your trash or down your toilet! You can bring them to a pharmacy for safe disposal to help keep chemicals out of our soil, water, and air

01:30 PM

Karaoke Club

01:30 PM — 02:30 PM

Are you looking for something to do? Why not give karaoke a try at the Active Lifestyle Centre on Tuesdays, 1:30-2:30pm. Call 519-352-5633 with questions.

Thursday, June 23
All day

If You Need Support Kids Help Phone is Here

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

For Support with any issue, big or small.  Need support? Text Kids Help Phone to reach one of their crisis responders 24/7. Young people text TALK to 686868 and adults text WELLNESS to 741741

Friday, June 24
All day

If You Need Support Kids Help Phone is Here

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

For Support with any issue, big or small.  Need support? Text Kids Help Phone to reach one of their crisis responders 24/7. Young people text TALK to 686868 and adults text WELLNESS to 741741

06:30 PM

Thamesville Threshing Festival Parade

06:30 PM — 07:30 PM

Our parade goes on rain or shine and it can't be beat! One of the "best parades around" the Threshing Festival parade brings in thousands of people to Thamesville. Parade Route: Starts at Ferguson Park. Continues to Mary Street, turns right on Ann Street to Jane then left on Jane and onto Lemuel Street to the main street which is London Road. Then turns left onto Ann Street to Sherman Street and ends at the park. Hope you enjoy the parade! Get your lawn chair and come on out to Thamesville to join in the fun.