Community Messages

Thursday, April 18
All day

Box Lunch Volunteer Drivers Needed!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Community Living Wallaceburg is looking for volunteer drivers for their April 18th Box Lunch Fundraiser. Pick-up location is The Black Goose Grill in Wallaceburg and deliveries will be going out across Chatham-Kent and the surrounding areas. Email ccfd@getintocommunityliving.com

All day

Healthy Eating for Seniors

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Healthy eating is a key part of aging well. It helps you to: • stay healthy and strong • prevent muscle and bone loss • keep your independence and quality of life Canada's food guide website provides tips and tools to make healthy eating simple.  For more information about Canada’s food guide from Healthy Canadians, visit https://ow.ly/swrL50QHbTa

All day

Become A Lifeguard!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Time is ticking! Don't miss the chance to enroll in our FREE Advanced Lifeguard Certification Courses at Gable Rees Rotary Pools, Blenheim. Be the hero we all need by the water! For details please visit: www.chatham-kent.ca/BecomeALifeguard Call 519-676-4544 or email ckrecprograms@chatham-kent.ca for pre-enrollment assessment and registration. 

All day

Floor Hockey

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Get ready to hit the floor with @CKRec! Introducing their brand-new Floor Hockey program as part of the Spring offerings! Starting May 7th for ages 7-10. Sign up now at: www.chatham-kent.ca/recreationprograms

All day

Calling all Cat Lovers!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

We're on the lookout for 2 dedicated volunteers to lend a helping hand with cleaning cat cages from 8-10am, 7 days a week. As we implement some exciting new changes, your assistance will be invaluable in ensuring a smooth transition for our feline friends! If you're passionate about making a difference in the lives of shelter cats and can spare a couple of hours each morning to lend a paw, we'd love to have you join our team! Send us a message through Facebook with your HOURS OF AVAILABILITY & EXPERIENCE (alternatively email us at pawrrescue@gmail.com) ***Already applied to volunteer with us? Fantastic! Drop us a message on Facebook Messenger or send us an email at pawrrescue@gmail.com, and we'll pull up your application information. Let's work together to create a clean and comfortable environment for our beloved kitties!

All day

Cat Fosters Needed

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

CK Animal Rescue is in need of foster families. Their rescue can't meet the demands and they're running out of options for the cats and kittens who rely on them. If you are interested, please click the link to learn more: https://ckanimalrescue.com/

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
02:00 PM

Hooray for Outdoor Play Wallaceburg!

02:00 PM — 03:30 PM

Join Chatham-Kent Child Care and Early Years on April 18th, 2-3:30pm for Outdoor Play in Wallaceburg (0-6y) *Registration Required Location: Glen Mickle Park (6 Henry St., Wallaceburg) www.chatham-kent.ca/EarlyON

02:00 PM

Chair Zumba

02:00 PM — 02:45 PM

Chair Zumba is a fun way to stay active while seated! It combines dance moves with music, promoting flexibility, cardiovascular fitness, & coordination….plus it can help to boost your mood! No experience needed. Drop in and join us. No need to register in advance. Arrive 10 minutes before the start time to check in with our volunteers at the desk and pay the registration fee. Instructor: Amy Dalton Pay as you participate: $3 for members, $6 for non-members/class Membership & activities at The Centre is open to adults ages 30 and up. The Centre is always welcoming new members.  

Location/Venue Name
Ridgetown Area Adult Activity Centre

  • 40 Erie Street South, Ridgetown, ON N0P 2C0, Ridgetown, N0P 2C0
04:00 PM

Craft Swap

04:00 PM — 07:00 PM

Crow City Coffee on William Street downtown Chatham is hosting a Craft Swap on Thursday April 18th from 4pm – 7pm. If you have crafty items you no longer use, bring them to the café and swap them out for crafty things you will use. All craft items are welcome! Leftovers will be shared with community group(s). Come Together CK

05:00 PM

Wallaceburg & District Chamber of Commerce presents:

05:00 PM — 06:00 PM

Join the Wallaceburg & District Chamber of Commerce for Connect@5 on April 18th, 5pm at Glasstown Brewing Co. Mix and mingle at this #FREE networking event.

06:00 PM

80's Murder Mystery Party

Thursday, April 18 to Friday, April 19
06:00 PM — 07:30 AM

Step back in time to the neon-lit streets and synth-pop beats of the 1980s with our thrilling murder mystery event. Attendees take on the roles of eccentric characters that feel like they’re straight out of an 80’s movie. But when a shocking murder occurs, it’s up to guests to figure out whodunit. Grab your leg warmers and hairspray because this night of intrigue and nostalgia promises to be totally tubular! Staff at Chatham Branch will be hosting murder mystery parties on the following dates: April 16 at 6:00 pm (18+ Only) April 18 at 6:00 pm (Teens Only) April 30 at 6:00 pm (18+ Only) Registration required. Costumes encouraged. Come prepared to mix, mingle, and solve the mystery.

Friday, April 19
All day

CRA SCAM ALERT!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

How to recognize it: The fraudulent text message claims to be from the CRA and contains a link, as well as personal information such as a name, date of birth, or social insurance number. What to do: Do not reply to the text or click the link in the text message or provide them with your personal or financial information. The CRA will not use text messages or instant messages to start a conversation with you about your taxes, benefits, or My Account.

All day

War Amps 2024 Key Tag Campaign

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Protect the valuables on your key ring with a FREE War Amps key tag and help support essential programs for amputees, including child amputees. Visit waramps.ca to learn more.

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
11:00 AM

Bake Sale & Yard Sale

11:00 AM — 06:00 PM

Don't miss the Wallaceburg Martial Arts Bake Sale & Yard Sale on April 19th & 20th, 11am-6pm. 21 Arnold St, Wallaceburg.

06:30 PM

Western Line Dance Pub Night!

06:30 PM — 09:00 PM

Join the Active Lifestyle Centre for their Western Line Dance Pub Night! April 19, 2024 from 6:30-9pm. There will be raffles and prizes for best costume, best cowboy hat, & MORE! Call - 519-352-5633 for tickets.

Saturday, April 20
All day

Moved?

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Have you recently moved? You can easily change your address online, from the comfort of your new home. Visit: Ontario.ca/addresschange

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
11:00 AM

CK Animal Rescue BBQ Fundraiser

11:00 AM — 03:00 PM

Join CK Animal Rescue at Peavey Mart, 787 St Clair St. Chatham, for a BBQ fundraiser on April 20th, 11-3pm. Come hungry and ready to enjoy hotdogs and hamburgers while helping our furry friends!

11:00 AM

Bake Sale & Yard Sale

11:00 AM — 06:00 PM

Don't miss the Wallaceburg Martial Arts Bake Sale & Yard Sale on April 19th & 20th, 11am-6pm. 21 Arnold St, Wallaceburg.

07:00 PM

Chatham's Three Tenors: Back in Harmony

07:00 PM — 09:00 PM

Presented by the Performing Arts at St. Andrew's, Colin Bell, Andrew Derynck and Xander Bechard return to blend their rich voices in a magical program of favourites at St. Andrew's United Church, 85 William Street S., Chatham. Tickets $30 at the door or online at www.standrewschatham.org/tickets. For further information call 519-352-0010 or www.standrewschatham.org/music. 

Sunday, April 21
All day

War Amps 2024 Key Tag Campaign

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Protect the valuables on your key ring with a FREE War Amps key tag and help support essential programs for amputees, including child amputees. Visit waramps.ca to learn more.

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
Monday, April 22
All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
Tuesday, April 23
All day

Blood Donor Clinic - Wallaceburg

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Canadian Blood Services will be at UAW Local - 251, 88 Elm Drive South Wallaceburg on April 23rd for a blood donor clinic. Please call 1-800-236-6283 or visit blood.ca to make an appointment.

All day

Jam Donations Needed

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Chatham Hope Haven is in need of JAM. Any kind is welcome. They go through a couple of jars every day. Contact Chatham Hope Haven to make arrangements. E-mail chathamhopehaven@gmail.com or call 519-351-4010.

All day

Recycle your Solar Eclipse Glasses with CKPL

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Drop off your used solar eclipse glasses to any Chatham-Kent Public Library branch and they will donate them to Astronomers Without Borders!   Deadline for donation is May 1. They will accept any ISO-approved solar eclipse glasses.   https://astronomerswithoutborders.org/home

All day

Have Questions about your Benefits?

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Do you have questions about your Canada Pension Plan (CPP), Old Age Security (OAS), or Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) benefits?  Not to worry! You can talk to an agent Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. your local time, except for on statutory holidays.  Call: 1 800 O-Canada (1-800-622-6232)  Teletypewriters (TTY): 1-800-926-9105  Visit: https://ow.ly/PXyq50R114V

All day

War Amps 2024 Key Tag Campaign

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Protect the valuables on your key ring with a FREE War Amps key tag and help support essential programs for amputees, including child amputees. Visit waramps.ca to learn more.

All day

Call for Your Daily Dose of Connection

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A Friendly Voice is a free, confidential “warm line” for older adults aged 55 and above. Their trained volunteers provide empathetic listening and commitment-free conversations to seniors in need. Phone line is open seven days a week, 8AM-10PM. 1 (855) 892-9992

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
12:00 PM

Carpet Bowling at the Active Lifestyle Centre!

12:00 PM — 02:00 PM

Come check out the Carpet Bowling program at the Active Lifestyle Centre! Every Tuesday from 12-2pm. No registration required! $3 for members, $5 for non-members. 20 Merritt Ave, Chatham - 519-352-5633

03:30 PM

Fisheries Management in the Great Lakes

03:30 PM — 05:00 PM

Join us for a free, informative presentation by Brian Locke from the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources & Forestry. Learn all about the: --> fisheries in the Great Lakes --> international cooperative nature of fisheries management --> sea lamprey control program --> collaborative process for fishery objective setting and management on Lake Erie --> future challenges and threats Free to attend, open to all— public & members.

Location/Venue Name
Ridgetown Area Adult Activity Centre

  • 40 Erie Street South, Ridgetown, ON N0P 2C0, Ridgetown, N0P 2C0
04:00 PM

Tilbury Branch Lego Club

04:00 PM — 07:30 PM

Drop by the Tilbury Branch of the Chatham-Kent Public Library every Thursday between 4pm to 7:30pm for some LEGO building fun! No registration required. For more information, please call 519-682-0100.

05:00 PM

Bethel Community Dinner

05:00 PM — 06:00 PM

Everyone is welcome for a free dinner at Bethel Pentecostal Church on the 4th Tuesday of every month. Bethel Church Wallaceburg, 35 McNaughton Ave, Wallaceburg.

06:00 PM

Alien Invasion at the Chatham Kent Public Library

06:00 PM — 08:00 PM

Alien's are invading the Chatham Branch of the Chatham-Kent Public Library! Join them on Tuesday, April 23 at 6pm as they try to help the aliens conquer the solar system. Build an alien and use block coding and the library's Sphero Bolts to bring them to life! Participants must be 8 years or older. Call (519-354-2940) to register.

Wednesday, April 24
All day

CK Reads Author Visit

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Chatham-Kent Public Library will be hosting CK Reads author, Kai Thomas for a visit at CKPL's Chatham Branch on April 24th. Registration is not required. Please call 519.354.2940 for additional details.

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
06:00 PM

CK Reads Author Visit

06:00 PM — 07:00 PM

To celebrate the grand finale of the 2024 CK Reads program, CKPL will be hosting CK Reads author, Kai Thomas for a visit at CKPL's Chatham Branch on Wednesday, April 24 at 6:00 pm. Kai Thomas will be in conversation with Heather Robbins from Buxton National Historic Site and Museum. Registration is not required. Thanks to the Rotary Club of Chatham for sponsoring CKPL's 2024 CK Reads program. CKPL's 2024 CK Read's title is "In the Upper Country" by Kai Thomas. Pick up a copy of "In the Upper Country" at any CKPL branch or borrow it from our Virtual Library. Copies of "In the Upper Country" will be available for purchase at the event. 

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Branch- CKPL

  • 120 Queen Street, Chatham, N7M 2G6
07:00 PM

Wallaceburg - Aquafit

07:00 PM — 07:45 PM

Did you know that CKRec runs an Aquafit class every Wednesday in Wallaceburg? Dive into their Wednesday Aquafit drop-in classes and let the water work wonders for you. Check out www.chatham-kent.ca for more information.

Thursday, April 25
All day

Earth Week Book Sale

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Ready to refresh your book collection while helping the planet? Join the Chatham-Kent Public Library for their Earth Week Book Sale at Tilbury Branch from Thursday, April 25 to Saturday, April 27. For more information, please call Tilbury Branch at 519-628-0100.

All day

Healthy Eating for Seniors

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Healthy eating is a key part of aging well. It helps you to: • stay healthy and strong • prevent muscle and bone loss • keep your independence and quality of life Canada's food guide website provides tips and tools to make healthy eating simple.  For more information about Canada’s food guide from Healthy Canadians, visit https://ow.ly/swrL50QHbTa

All day

Become A Lifeguard!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Time is ticking! Don't miss the chance to enroll in our FREE Advanced Lifeguard Certification Courses at Gable Rees Rotary Pools, Blenheim. Be the hero we all need by the water! For details please visit: www.chatham-kent.ca/BecomeALifeguard Call 519-676-4544 or email ckrecprograms@chatham-kent.ca for pre-enrollment assessment and registration. 

All day

Floor Hockey

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Get ready to hit the floor with @CKRec! Introducing their brand-new Floor Hockey program as part of the Spring offerings! Starting May 7th for ages 7-10. Sign up now at: www.chatham-kent.ca/recreationprograms

All day

Calling all Cat Lovers!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

We're on the lookout for 2 dedicated volunteers to lend a helping hand with cleaning cat cages from 8-10am, 7 days a week. As we implement some exciting new changes, your assistance will be invaluable in ensuring a smooth transition for our feline friends! If you're passionate about making a difference in the lives of shelter cats and can spare a couple of hours each morning to lend a paw, we'd love to have you join our team! Send us a message through Facebook with your HOURS OF AVAILABILITY & EXPERIENCE (alternatively email us at pawrrescue@gmail.com) ***Already applied to volunteer with us? Fantastic! Drop us a message on Facebook Messenger or send us an email at pawrrescue@gmail.com, and we'll pull up your application information. Let's work together to create a clean and comfortable environment for our beloved kitties!

All day

War Amps 2024 Key Tag Campaign

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Protect the valuables on your key ring with a FREE War Amps key tag and help support essential programs for amputees, including child amputees. Visit waramps.ca to learn more.

All day

Cat Fosters Needed

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

CK Animal Rescue is in need of foster families. Their rescue can't meet the demands and they're running out of options for the cats and kittens who rely on them. If you are interested, please click the link to learn more: https://ckanimalrescue.com/

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
10:00 AM

Snooker and 8 Ball

10:00 AM — 03:00 PM

Let the fun & games begin! Participate in a Snooker and/or 8 Ball tournament as part of the CK 55+ Activities - Spring Edition! Registration is open to all adults ages 55+ (you don't have to be a member of an adult or senior centre to participate) $3/person, pay the day of Register by April 18th  

Location/Venue Name
Ridgetown Area Adult Activity Centre

  • 40 Erie Street, S, Ridgetown, N0P 1A0
02:00 PM

Chair Zumba

02:00 PM — 02:45 PM

Chair Zumba is a fun way to stay active while seated! It combines dance moves with music, promoting flexibility, cardiovascular fitness, & coordination….plus it can help to boost your mood! No experience needed. Drop in and join us. No need to register in advance. Arrive 10 minutes before the start time to check in with our volunteers at the desk and pay the registration fee. Instructor: Amy Dalton Pay as you participate: $3 for members, $6 for non-members/class Membership & activities at The Centre is open to adults ages 30 and up. The Centre is always welcoming new members.  

Location/Venue Name
Ridgetown Area Adult Activity Centre

  • 40 Erie Street South, Ridgetown, ON N0P 2C0, Ridgetown, N0P 2C0
07:00 PM

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

07:00 PM — 09:30 PM

Mavis Productions is proud to present Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the Kiwanis Theatre in Chatham on April 25th to 28th/2024.   One of the most enduring shows of all time, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is the reimagining of the Biblical Story of Joseph, his father, 11 brothers and his coat of many colors.  Come join us as we share the beloved worldwide story of a young man, his dreams and his journey...   Kiwanis Theatre - 75 William St N, Chatham ON, N7M 4L4 Tickets are available at https://www.CKtickets.com/ Adults - $35, Students/Seniors - $30, Children under 12 - $25

Location/Venue Name
The Kiwanis Theatre

  • 75 William St N, Chatham, N7M 4L4
Friday, April 26
All day

Earth Week Book Sale

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Ready to refresh your book collection while helping the planet? Join the Chatham-Kent Public Library for their Earth Week Book Sale at Tilbury Branch from Thursday, April 25 to Saturday, April 27. For more information, please call Tilbury Branch at 519-628-0100.

All day

CRA SCAM ALERT!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

How to recognize it: The fraudulent text message claims to be from the CRA and contains a link, as well as personal information such as a name, date of birth, or social insurance number. What to do: Do not reply to the text or click the link in the text message or provide them with your personal or financial information. The CRA will not use text messages or instant messages to start a conversation with you about your taxes, benefits, or My Account.

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
02:00 PM

Learn New Card Games

02:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Join us for "Learn New Card Games", where you'll learn to play games like German Solo, Whist, and Canasta! Expand your card-playing skills, socialize, and have fun learning and practicing new card games!  Pay as you participate: $3 for members, $6 for non-members   Membership & activities at The Centre is open to adults ages 30 and up. The Centre is always welcoming new members.

Location/Venue Name
Ridgetown Area Adult Activity Centre

  • 40 Erie Street South, Ridgetown, ON N0P 2C0, Ridgetown, N0P 2C0
05:00 PM

Murder Mystery Fundraiser

05:00 PM — 09:00 PM

Join the Wallaceburg Adult Activity Centre for a Murder Mystery Fundraiser on April 26, at the Canadian Belgian Dutch Club (1342 Dufferin Ave., Wallaceburg). Doors open at 5pm, with a delectable 3 course dinner at 6pm. Call 519-627-6224 for tickets or more info.

07:00 PM

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

07:00 PM — 09:30 PM

Mavis Productions is proud to present Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the Kiwanis Theatre in Chatham on April 25th to 28th/2024.   One of the most enduring shows of all time, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is the reimagining of the Biblical Story of Joseph, his father, 11 brothers and his coat of many colors.  Come join us as we share the beloved worldwide story of a young man, his dreams and his journey...   Kiwanis Theatre - 75 William St N, Chatham ON, N7M 4L4 Tickets are available at https://www.CKtickets.com/ Adults - $35, Students/Seniors - $30, Children under 12 - $25

Location/Venue Name
The Kiwanis Theatre

  • 75 William St N, Chatham, N7M 4L4
Saturday, April 27
All day

Earth Week Book Sale

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Ready to refresh your book collection while helping the planet? Join the Chatham-Kent Public Library for their Earth Week Book Sale at Tilbury Branch from Thursday, April 25 to Saturday, April 27. For more information, please call Tilbury Branch at 519-628-0100.

All day

War Amps 2024 Key Tag Campaign

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Protect the valuables on your key ring with a FREE War Amps key tag and help support essential programs for amputees, including child amputees. Visit waramps.ca to learn more.

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
09:00 AM

Spring Craft & Vendor Market

09:00 AM — 01:00 PM

April 27, 9am-1pm at the CBD Club in Wallaceburg. Free Admission! There will be something for everyone!

10:00 AM

CKexpo's 10th Anniversary show!

10:00 AM — 06:00 PM

Don't miss the 10th Anniversary of CKEXPO!! This show will be 2 days! Saturday April 27th 10am to 6pm Sunday April 28th 10am to 5pm Lots of amazing celebrities, artists, vendors, a cosplay contest, a cosplay parade, lots of activities for kids in the defenders realm and so much more.... it will be a great time for the whole family. All proceeds from the event go to the Boys and Girls Club of Chatham-Kent

01:00 PM

The Quilt Show

01:00 PM — 05:00 PM

The Quilt Show is coming up soon to the The Mary Webb Centre For The Arts!   Come out and see the work of many talented quilters or bring your own to be displayed!   Come see the quilts on Saturday, April 27 from 1-5pm and Sunday, April 28 from 10am to 3:30pm. Admission is $5.   Looking for more information? Contact Marg Eberle at 519-678-3289.

01:00 PM

Chatham LaSertoma Quarterless Auction Fundraiser!

01:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Join Chatham LaSertoma for an unforgettable afternoon at their Quarterless Auction Fundraiser! Admission is $5 and includes access to auction items, door prizes, and a 50/50 raffle. April 27th, 1-4pm at the WISH Centre.

02:00 PM

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

02:00 PM — 04:30 PM

Mavis Productions is proud to present Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the Kiwanis Theatre in Chatham on April 25th to 28th/2024.   One of the most enduring shows of all time, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is the reimagining of the Biblical Story of Joseph, his father, 11 brothers and his coat of many colors.  Come join us as we share the beloved worldwide story of a young man, his dreams and his journey...   Kiwanis Theatre - 75 William St N, Chatham ON, N7M 4L4 Tickets are available at https://www.CKtickets.com/ Adults - $35, Students/Seniors - $30, Children under 12 - $25

Location/Venue Name
The Kiwanis Theatre

  • 75 William St N, Chatham, N7M 4L4
05:00 PM

Fundraiser Dinner & Dance

05:00 PM — 11:00 PM

The Wambo Tractor Pull Committee is having their first event on April 27th at The Moose Lodge Hall in Wallaceburg. Enjoy a Dinner and Dance from 5-11pm. Tickets are $15 and will be available at the door. Contact Rob at 226-627-0713 for more information.

07:00 PM

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

07:00 PM — 09:30 PM

Mavis Productions is proud to present Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the Kiwanis Theatre in Chatham on April 25th to 28th/2024.   One of the most enduring shows of all time, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is the reimagining of the Biblical Story of Joseph, his father, 11 brothers and his coat of many colors.  Come join us as we share the beloved worldwide story of a young man, his dreams and his journey...   Kiwanis Theatre - 75 William St N, Chatham ON, N7M 4L4 Tickets are available at https://www.CKtickets.com/ Adults - $35, Students/Seniors - $30, Children under 12 - $25

Location/Venue Name
The Kiwanis Theatre

  • 75 William St N, Chatham, N7M 4L4
08:00 PM

Just for Laughs Road Show

08:00 PM — 10:00 PM

Just for Laughs Road Show returns to Chatham April 27th! Graham Chittenden hosts a fantastic line-up of Just For Laughs favourites in this special Canadian edition starring Nour Hadidi, Hisham Kelati and Arthur Simeon! Don't miss this night of laughs at the Chatham Capitol Theatre on Saturday, April 27 at 8:00 pm. Secure your tickets today! www.cktickets.com

Sunday, April 28
All day

The CKX Cosplay Contest

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Don't miss the CK Expo cosplay contest! Sunday April 28th with over $2000 in prizes. Please check the website for weapon check rules and a judging grid for the contest.

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
10:00 AM

CKexpo's 10th Anniversary show!

10:00 AM — 05:00 PM

Don't miss the 10th Anniversary of CKEXPO!! This show will be 2 days! Saturday April 27th 10am to 6pm Sunday April 28th 10am to 5pm Lots of amazing celebrities, artists, vendors, a cosplay contest, a cosplay parade, lots of activities for kids in the defenders realm and so much more.... it will be a great time for the whole family. All proceeds from the event go to the Boys and Girls Club of Chatham-Kent

10:00 AM

The Quilt Show

10:00 AM — 03:30 PM

The Quilt Show is coming up soon to the The Mary Webb Centre For The Arts!   Come out and see the work of many talented quilters or bring your own to be displayed!   Come see the quilts on Saturday, April 27 from 1-5pm and Sunday, April 28 from 10am to 3:30pm. Admission is $5.   Looking for more information? Contact Marg Eberle at 519-678-3289.

02:00 PM

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

02:00 PM — 04:30 PM

Mavis Productions is proud to present Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the Kiwanis Theatre in Chatham on April 25th to 28th/2024.   One of the most enduring shows of all time, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is the reimagining of the Biblical Story of Joseph, his father, 11 brothers and his coat of many colors.  Come join us as we share the beloved worldwide story of a young man, his dreams and his journey...   Kiwanis Theatre - 75 William St N, Chatham ON, N7M 4L4 Tickets are available at https://www.CKtickets.com/ Adults - $35, Students/Seniors - $30, Children under 12 - $25

Location/Venue Name
The Kiwanis Theatre

  • 75 William St N, Chatham, N7M 4L4
Monday, April 29
All day

War Amps 2024 Key Tag Campaign

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Protect the valuables on your key ring with a FREE War Amps key tag and help support essential programs for amputees, including child amputees. Visit waramps.ca to learn more.

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
Tuesday, April 30
All day

Recycle your Solar Eclipse Glasses with CKPL

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Drop off your used solar eclipse glasses to any Chatham-Kent Public Library branch and they will donate them to Astronomers Without Borders!   Deadline for donation is May 1. They will accept any ISO-approved solar eclipse glasses.   https://astronomerswithoutborders.org/home

All day

Have Questions about your Benefits?

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Do you have questions about your Canada Pension Plan (CPP), Old Age Security (OAS), or Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) benefits?  Not to worry! You can talk to an agent Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. your local time, except for on statutory holidays.  Call: 1 800 O-Canada (1-800-622-6232)  Teletypewriters (TTY): 1-800-926-9105  Visit: https://ow.ly/PXyq50R114V

All day

Call for Your Daily Dose of Connection

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A Friendly Voice is a free, confidential “warm line” for older adults aged 55 and above. Their trained volunteers provide empathetic listening and commitment-free conversations to seniors in need. Phone line is open seven days a week, 8AM-10PM. 1 (855) 892-9992

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
12:00 PM

Carpet Bowling at the Active Lifestyle Centre!

12:00 PM — 02:00 PM

Come check out the Carpet Bowling program at the Active Lifestyle Centre! Every Tuesday from 12-2pm. No registration required! $3 for members, $5 for non-members. 20 Merritt Ave, Chatham - 519-352-5633

04:00 PM

Tilbury Branch Lego Club

04:00 PM — 07:30 PM

Drop by the Tilbury Branch of the Chatham-Kent Public Library every Thursday between 4pm to 7:30pm for some LEGO building fun! No registration required. For more information, please call 519-682-0100.

06:00 PM

80's Murder Mystery Party

06:00 PM — 07:30 PM

Step back in time to the neon-lit streets and synth-pop beats of the 1980s with our thrilling murder mystery event. Attendees take on the roles of eccentric characters that feel like they’re straight out of an 80’s movie. But when a shocking murder occurs, it’s up to guests to figure out whodunit. Grab your leg warmers and hairspray because this night of intrigue and nostalgia promises to be totally tubular! Staff at Chatham Branch will be hosting murder mystery parties on the following dates: April 16 at 6:00 pm (18+ Only) April 18 at 6:00 pm (Teens Only) April 30 at 6:00 pm (18+ Only) Registration required. Costumes encouraged. Come prepared to mix, mingle, and solve the mystery.

10:00 PM

Herman Giethoorn Photography Exhibit at the Wallaceburg and District Museum

Tuesday, April 30 to Wednesday, May 1
10:00 PM — 04:00 PM

We are please to have Herman Giethoorn in the Gallery with his amazing photography at the Wallaceburg and District Museum.  Meet Herman Friday, April 5, 2024 from 2pm to 4pm. If your in the area and would like to see his "Flora and Fungi" wildflowers and mushroom display the gallery is open Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 4pm.

Location/Venue Name
Wallaceburg and District Museum

  • 505 King Street, Wallaceburg, N8A 1J1
Wednesday, May 1
All day

Sprucedale United Church Broasted Chicken Dinner – Wednesday, May 1, 2024

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Sprucedale United Church Broasted Chicken Dinner – Wednesday, May 1, 2024 – 493 Victoria Ave., Chatham. Includes all the fixings. 4:30-6:30 pm – drive-thru only. Adults $25.00 – Children Under 12 $10.00. Tickets must be purchased in advance and picked up prior to the event. Please email sprprov@gmail.com with your information or call the Church office at 519-354-0060 and leave a message.

All day

War Amps 2024 Key Tag Campaign

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Protect the valuables on your key ring with a FREE War Amps key tag and help support essential programs for amputees, including child amputees. Visit waramps.ca to learn more.

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
01:00 AM

Alzheimer Society Care Partner Support Group

01:00 AM — 02:30 AM

Care Partner Support Groups are an opportunity for self-care and are available to all care partners that are affected by Alzheimer's disease or related dementias. Care partners can share experiences, learn new coping strategies and take time for one self. We are currently offering two support groups:
  • In-person - First Wednesday of every month from 1-2:30pm at the Chatham-Kent Community Health Centres in Chatham
  • Online - Third Tuesday of every month from 1-2:30pm on Zoom
Please call our office at (519) 352-1043 to register.

Location/Venue Name
Chatham Kent Community Health Centres

  • 150 Richmond St, Chatham, N7M 1P1
09:00 AM

Bus Trip – Celebrating People & Culture in Chatham-Kent

09:00 AM — 03:30 PM

Come hit the road with us as we visit The Josiah Henson Museum of African-Canadian History and enjoy a delicious lunch at Parks Blueberries This trip is funded in part by the Together CK grant from the Municipality of Chatham Kent Date: Wednesday, May 1st Bus departs the Centre at 9 am and returns at approximately 3:30 pm   What's included in the trip: Take a guided tour, led by Steven Cook, of the 5 acre museum site that recognizes the accomplishments of Josiah Henson through interpretive videos, interactive exhibits, numerous artifacts and tours that reflect the Black experience in Canada. With your $20 lunch voucher you can choose from any of the delicious menu items at the Parks cafe. Browse and shop their bake shop and country store.   Your ticket includes bus travel, museum admission and a $20 lunch voucher to the parks cafe Bus trip ticket pricing: $25 for members, $35 for non-members   Purchase your ticket by April 29 at the front desk at the Ridgetown Area Adult Activity Centre

Location/Venue Name
Ridgetown Area Adult Activity Centre

  • 40 Erie Street South, Ridgetown, ON N0P 2C0, Ridgetown, N0P 2C0
03:00 PM

Healthy Start 50/50 Raffle

Wednesday, May 1 to Thursday, May 2

Life With A Baby is holding a 50/50 raffle, closing on May 1st.  Help us help parents.   Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders (PMADs), including depression and anxiety, affect 1 in 5 women. Life With A Baby focuses on preventing social isolation–a pivotal precursor to PMADs. We offer activities, events, workshops, support groups, counselling led by mental health professionals, and opportunities to build the village every parent needs to thrive. Your support helps us continue offering these vital services free or low cost to every parent who needs them. trellis.org/healthy-start-raffle  Ticket Bundles are available, 1 for $10, 5 for $20 and 50 for $50.

Location/Venue Name
Online Rafflle

  • Online, Online, Online
05:00 PM

Community Garden Workshop

05:00 PM — 07:00 PM

Join @CKCHC for a Community Garden Workshop! Wednesday, May 1st, 5-7pm at the Wallaceburg CHC - 808 Dufferin Ave, Wallaceburg Learn about how to start a garden using recycled materials, plant a seed to take home, and plant one for their community garden. Everyone is welcome!

07:00 PM

Wallaceburg - Aquafit

07:00 PM — 07:45 PM

Did you know that CKRec runs an Aquafit class every Wednesday in Wallaceburg? Dive into their Wednesday Aquafit drop-in classes and let the water work wonders for you. Check out www.chatham-kent.ca for more information.

Thursday, May 2
All day

Floor Hockey

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Get ready to hit the floor with @CKRec! Introducing their brand-new Floor Hockey program as part of the Spring offerings! Starting May 7th for ages 7-10. Sign up now at: www.chatham-kent.ca/recreationprograms

All day

Calling all Cat Lovers!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

We're on the lookout for 2 dedicated volunteers to lend a helping hand with cleaning cat cages from 8-10am, 7 days a week. As we implement some exciting new changes, your assistance will be invaluable in ensuring a smooth transition for our feline friends! If you're passionate about making a difference in the lives of shelter cats and can spare a couple of hours each morning to lend a paw, we'd love to have you join our team! Send us a message through Facebook with your HOURS OF AVAILABILITY & EXPERIENCE (alternatively email us at pawrrescue@gmail.com) ***Already applied to volunteer with us? Fantastic! Drop us a message on Facebook Messenger or send us an email at pawrrescue@gmail.com, and we'll pull up your application information. Let's work together to create a clean and comfortable environment for our beloved kitties!

All day

Cat Fosters Needed

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

CK Animal Rescue is in need of foster families. Their rescue can't meet the demands and they're running out of options for the cats and kittens who rely on them. If you are interested, please click the link to learn more: https://ckanimalrescue.com/

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
01:00 PM

Bid Euchre

01:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Let the fun & games begin! Participate in Bid Euchre as part of the CK 55+ Activities - Spring Edition! Registration is open to all adults ages 55+ (you don't have to be a member of an adult or senior centre to participate) Fee is To Be Determined Contact Ina to confirm when registration is open until.  

Location/Venue Name
Blenheim Community Senior Centre

  • 55 Jane Street, Blenheim, N0P 1A0
Friday, May 3
All day

War Amps 2024 Key Tag Campaign

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Protect the valuables on your key ring with a FREE War Amps key tag and help support essential programs for amputees, including child amputees. Visit waramps.ca to learn more.

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
02:00 PM

Learn New Card Games

02:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Join us for "Learn New Card Games", where you'll learn to play games like German Solo, Whist, and Canasta! Expand your card-playing skills, socialize, and have fun learning and practicing new card games!  Pay as you participate: $3 for members, $6 for non-members   Membership & activities at The Centre is open to adults ages 30 and up. The Centre is always welcoming new members.

Location/Venue Name
Ridgetown Area Adult Activity Centre

  • 40 Erie Street South, Ridgetown, ON N0P 2C0, Ridgetown, N0P 2C0
Saturday, May 4
All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
09:00 AM

Spring Vendor Show at the Active Lifestyle Centre

09:00 AM — 03:00 PM

Join us for our Spring Vendor Show, just in time for Mother's Day! May 4th, 9am-3pm at the Active Lifestyle Centre.  To book a vendor table, please contact the ALC at (519)352-5633 or by email at program.coordinator@alcchatham.ca! Limited spots available!

10:00 AM

Mother's Day Vendor Event BBQ

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM

Freehelpck is having a Mother's Day Vendor Event BBQ on May 4th from 10am to 2pm. Visit St Paul's Church, 450 Park Ave West, Chatham. There will be over 30 vendors, car show, food truck, baking table, auction, toonie table and so much more

01:00 PM

Wallaceburg Retirement Residence Open House

01:00 PM — 02:00 PM

Drop into Wallaceburg Retirement Residence for their Open House on May 4th at 1pm.  Indulge in ice cream while experiencing retirement living. Explore their amenities, activities, and more. 

08:00 PM

SWEETWOOD MAC

08:00 PM — 09:00 PM

Sweetwood Mac is an eclectic group of Ontario musicians who grew up in the 70’s and 80’s playing almost everything but Fleetwood Mac.   Get your tickets today! Sweetwood Mac with Benahart May 4 at the Kiwanis Theatre! CKtickets.com 

Sunday, May 5
All day

War Amps 2024 Key Tag Campaign

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Protect the valuables on your key ring with a FREE War Amps key tag and help support essential programs for amputees, including child amputees. Visit waramps.ca to learn more.

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
Monday, May 6
All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
Tuesday, May 7
All day

Beginner Water Colour Art Class

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Join the Active Lifestyle Centre in May for their Beginner Water Colour Art class. Tuesdays from 1:30-3:30pm for a 5 week session. There is a one time material fee of $50, user fee's apply. ⭐ Sign up is required! ⭐ Call or visit them to get your name on the list before the class is full! 20 Merritt Ave, Chatham - 519-352-5633

All day

Have Questions about your Benefits?

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Do you have questions about your Canada Pension Plan (CPP), Old Age Security (OAS), or Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) benefits?  Not to worry! You can talk to an agent Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. your local time, except for on statutory holidays.  Call: 1 800 O-Canada (1-800-622-6232)  Teletypewriters (TTY): 1-800-926-9105  Visit: https://ow.ly/PXyq50R114V

All day

War Amps 2024 Key Tag Campaign

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Protect the valuables on your key ring with a FREE War Amps key tag and help support essential programs for amputees, including child amputees. Visit waramps.ca to learn more.

All day

Call for Your Daily Dose of Connection

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A Friendly Voice is a free, confidential “warm line” for older adults aged 55 and above. Their trained volunteers provide empathetic listening and commitment-free conversations to seniors in need. Phone line is open seven days a week, 8AM-10PM. 1 (855) 892-9992

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
09:30 AM

Cribbage

09:30 AM — 01:00 PM

Let the fun & games begin! Participate in Cribbage as part of the CK 55+ Activities - Spring Edition! Registration is open to all adults ages 55+ (you don't have to be a member of an adult or senior centre to participate) $3/person to participate Contact Victoria to Register

Location/Venue Name
Wallaceburg Community Centre and Senior Citizens Club

  • 205 James St, Wallaceburg, N8A 2N4
12:00 PM

Carpet Bowling at the Active Lifestyle Centre!

12:00 PM — 02:00 PM

Come check out the Carpet Bowling program at the Active Lifestyle Centre! Every Tuesday from 12-2pm. No registration required! $3 for members, $5 for non-members. 20 Merritt Ave, Chatham - 519-352-5633

04:00 PM

Tilbury Branch Lego Club

04:00 PM — 07:30 PM

Drop by the Tilbury Branch of the Chatham-Kent Public Library every Thursday between 4pm to 7:30pm for some LEGO building fun! No registration required. For more information, please call 519-682-0100.

05:30 PM

Dodgeball

05:30 PM — 06:30 PM

Dodge, duck, dip, dodge… repeat! Check out our new Dodgeball program, being offered this spring. Gather your squad, dodge some balls, and unleash your competitive spirit. Don't miss out on the excitement. Ages 7-10. Register at: https://www.chatham-kent.ca/recreationprograms

Wednesday, May 8
All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
07:00 PM

Wallaceburg - Aquafit

07:00 PM — 07:45 PM

Did you know that CKRec runs an Aquafit class every Wednesday in Wallaceburg? Dive into their Wednesday Aquafit drop-in classes and let the water work wonders for you. Check out www.chatham-kent.ca for more information.

Thursday, May 9
All day

Calling all Cat Lovers!

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

We're on the lookout for 2 dedicated volunteers to lend a helping hand with cleaning cat cages from 8-10am, 7 days a week. As we implement some exciting new changes, your assistance will be invaluable in ensuring a smooth transition for our feline friends! If you're passionate about making a difference in the lives of shelter cats and can spare a couple of hours each morning to lend a paw, we'd love to have you join our team! Send us a message through Facebook with your HOURS OF AVAILABILITY & EXPERIENCE (alternatively email us at pawrrescue@gmail.com) ***Already applied to volunteer with us? Fantastic! Drop us a message on Facebook Messenger or send us an email at pawrrescue@gmail.com, and we'll pull up your application information. Let's work together to create a clean and comfortable environment for our beloved kitties!

All day

War Amps 2024 Key Tag Campaign

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Protect the valuables on your key ring with a FREE War Amps key tag and help support essential programs for amputees, including child amputees. Visit waramps.ca to learn more.

All day

Cat Fosters Needed

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

CK Animal Rescue is in need of foster families. Their rescue can't meet the demands and they're running out of options for the cats and kittens who rely on them. If you are interested, please click the link to learn more: https://ckanimalrescue.com/

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
10:00 AM

2024 Tilbury Senior Fair

10:00 AM — 01:30 PM

Visit Tilbury on May 9th for the 2024 Tilbury Senior Fair. From 10am-1:30pm in the Tilbury Arena. Free, lunch, live music, door prizes, free fitness activities and more. Contact Marjorie at 519354-6221 ext 241 to learn more.

06:00 PM

WDSS Skilled Trades Info Night

06:00 PM — 08:00 PM

Are you considering a career in the Skilled Trades? Wallaceburg District Secondary School is hosting a Skilled Trades Info Night on Thursday, May 9th from 6-8PM at the WDSSS Main Gym.

Friday, May 10
All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
02:00 PM

Mother's Day High Tea!

02:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Pull out your Hats and join Oaks Retirement Village for a Mother's Day High Tea! May 10th, 2-4pm. Please RSVP by April 30th to bmohr@oaksrv.ca

02:00 PM

Learn New Card Games

02:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Join us for "Learn New Card Games", where you'll learn to play games like German Solo, Whist, and Canasta! Expand your card-playing skills, socialize, and have fun learning and practicing new card games!  Pay as you participate: $3 for members, $6 for non-members   Membership & activities at The Centre is open to adults ages 30 and up. The Centre is always welcoming new members.

Location/Venue Name
Ridgetown Area Adult Activity Centre

  • 40 Erie Street South, Ridgetown, ON N0P 2C0, Ridgetown, N0P 2C0
Saturday, May 11
All day

War Amps 2024 Key Tag Campaign

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Protect the valuables on your key ring with a FREE War Amps key tag and help support essential programs for amputees, including child amputees. Visit waramps.ca to learn more.

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
Sunday, May 12
All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
Monday, May 13
All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
01:00 PM

6 Handed Pepper

01:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Let the fun & games begin! Participate in 6 Handed Pepper as part of the CK 55+ Activities - Spring Edition! Registration is open to all adults ages 55+ (you don't have to be a member of an adult or senior centre to participate) Register by April 30th Registration fee: $3/person, pay the day of

Location/Venue Name
Ridgetown Area Adult Activity Centre

  • 40 Erie Street South, Ridgetown, N0P 2C0
Tuesday, May 14
All day

Call for Your Daily Dose of Connection

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

A Friendly Voice is a free, confidential “warm line” for older adults aged 55 and above. Their trained volunteers provide empathetic listening and commitment-free conversations to seniors in need. Phone line is open seven days a week, 8AM-10PM. 1 (855) 892-9992

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
09:00 AM

Lawn Bowl Doubles

09:00 AM — 04:00 PM

Let the fun & games begin! Participate in Lawn Bowl Doubles as part of the CK 55+ Activities - Spring Edition! Registration is open to all adults ages 55+ (you don't have to be a member of an adult or senior centre to participate) How to register Registration fee: $5/person, pay the day of Rain Day is Wednesday May 15th

Location/Venue Name
Ridgetown Lawn Bowling Club

  • 1 Ebenezer Street, Ridgetown, N0P 2C0
04:00 PM

Tilbury Branch Lego Club

04:00 PM — 07:30 PM

Drop by the Tilbury Branch of the Chatham-Kent Public Library every Thursday between 4pm to 7:30pm for some LEGO building fun! No registration required. For more information, please call 519-682-0100.

Wednesday, May 15
All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
07:00 PM

Wallaceburg - Aquafit

07:00 PM — 07:45 PM

Did you know that CKRec runs an Aquafit class every Wednesday in Wallaceburg? Dive into their Wednesday Aquafit drop-in classes and let the water work wonders for you. Check out www.chatham-kent.ca for more information.

Thursday, May 16
All day

Cat Fosters Needed

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

CK Animal Rescue is in need of foster families. Their rescue can't meet the demands and they're running out of options for the cats and kittens who rely on them. If you are interested, please click the link to learn more: https://ckanimalrescue.com/

All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
09:00 AM

Lawn Bowl Trebles

09:00 AM — 02:00 PM

Let the fun & games begin! Participate in Lawn Bowl Trebles as part of the CK 55+ Activities - Spring Edition! Registration is open to all adults ages 55+ (you don't have to be a member of an adult or senior centre to participate) How to register Registration fee: $5/person, pay the day of Rain Day is Friday May 17th, 9AM

Location/Venue Name
Ridgetown Lawn Bowling Club

  • 1 Ebenezer Street, Ridgetown, N0P 2C0
01:00 PM

Prediction Walk

01:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Let the fun & games begin! Participate in Prediction Walk as part of the CK 55+ Activities - Spring Edition! Registration is open to all adults ages 55+ (you don't have to be a member of an adult or senior centre to participate) How to register: contact Doug Young through Email No registration fee Rain Day is Friday May 17th, 9AM

Location/Venue Name
Be Fit Park

  • 232 Chatham Street, Blenheim, N0P 1A0
Friday, May 17
All day

Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

The Chatham-Kent JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is the largest fundraising event in CK that unites the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community and raises funds for T1D research. 2024 is the 50th anniversary of JDRF and we are excited to bring together our T1D community and CK residents to celebrate 50 years of progress, commitment, and improving lives for people affected by T1D.   

Location/Venue Name
Kingston Park, Pavilion 1

  • 91 Paxton Drive, Chatham, Ontario, N7L 5M1
02:00 PM

Learn New Card Games

02:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Join us for "Learn New Card Games", where you'll learn to play games like German Solo, Whist, and Canasta! Expand your card-playing skills, socialize, and have fun learning and practicing new card games!  Pay as you participate: $3 for members, $6 for non-members   Membership & activities at The Centre is open to adults ages 30 and up. The Centre is always welcoming new members.

Location/Venue Name
Ridgetown Area Adult Activity Centre

  • 40 Erie Street South, Ridgetown, ON N0P 2C0, Ridgetown, N0P 2C0