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What’s On This Week

Listings in Northumberland’s most comprehensive community calendar are free for non-profit community organizations. To submit your event listings, for the printed and online editions of our Datebook, contact us at whatson@eastnorthumberland.com, phone 613-475-0255 or 1-800-267-8012, fax 613-475-4546, send to 1 Young Street, Box 1030, Brighton, ON K0K 1H0

Every Monday

Croquet & Free Croquet Clinic 6:30 pm Brighton Lawn Bowling & Croquet Club. 613-475-3541.

Campbellford VON Adult Day Services 9:30 am – 3:30 pm. 705-653-0795.

Bargain Basement Store 9:30 am – noon, St. John’s United Church, Campbellford. 705-653-2174.

Bridge 1:30 pm, Forrest Dennis Seniors Centre, Campbellford.

Euchre Party 12:30 pm, Hastings Civic Centre. $2. 705-696-2490. 

Bingo 7 pm, Hastings Civic Center, (District. Seniors Club). 705-696-2490. 

Bay of Quinte Sweet Adelines 7 pm, Loyalist College. 613-968-7030.

3rd Monday

Campbellford/Seymour Heritage Society 7:30 pm, Heritage Centre. 705-632-0188.

For The Joy of Music (music appreciation club), 7 pm, Campbellford Seymour Library. 705-696-1633.

Emmaus Cancer Support Group 7 pm, Hastings Park Bible Church, Belleville. 613-968-8195.

Tuesdays

Hospice Nthld Lakeshore Brighton office, 9 am – 12:30 pm. 613-475-2821 or 1-888-236-9869.

Lawnbowling 6:30 pm Brighton Lawn Bowling & Croquet Club. 613-475-5499.

Meals on Wheels Community Care Brighton. 613-475-4190.

Shuffleboard for Seniors 1 – 3 pm, Community Care Brighton, 613-475-4190.

AA Meeting 8:30 pm, Trinity St. Andrews United Church, Brighton. 613-475-6159.

Bid Euchre 1 pm, Hastings Civic Centre. 705-696-2490

Seven Hills Harmony women, 7 pm, Free Methodist Church, Warkworth. 705-924-1760.

Yoga Classes 10 am, Grafton Community Center. 905-355-5164.

Castleton Playgroup 9:30 – 11:30 am, Castleton Public School. Info 905-344-5979.

Cobourg Art Club 9 am – 3 pm, Columbus Community Centre, Cobourg. 905-349-2233.

Nthld Toastmasters Club, Cobourg Public Library or Port Hope. Info 905-377-0289.

Loyal Blues Fellowship Jam Sessions Engineers Hall, Belleville. 613-962-6695.

3rd Tuesday

Trent Valley Quilters Guild 1 pm, King St. United Church, Trenton. 613-965-0491.

Belleville Toastmasters 7 – 9 pm. 613-395-4728.

Book Discussion Group 1:30 pm, Belleville Public Library. 613-968-6731.

Wednesdays

Story & Crafts 10:30 – 11:30 am, preschool age children. Brighton Public Library. 613-475-2511.

Croquet 6:30 pm Brighton Lawn Bowling & Croquet Club. 613-475-3541.

Seniors Club #558 Wed, 1 pm, Brighton Legion. 613-475-0864.

Fare Share Food Bank (Campbellford & Warkworth area) 10 – 11:30 am, 28 Doxsee Avenue S. 705-653-1930.

Campbellford VON Adult Day Services 9:30 am – 3:30 pm. 705-653-0795.

Euchre Card Party 1:30 – 4 pm. 705-643-3956.

Bridge – Warkworth Seniors 50 + Club, 1:30 pm. 905-924-3767.

Ladies Auxiliary Euchre 1 pm, Hastings Legion. 705-696-2363.

Line Dancing 10 – 11 am, Civic Centre, Hastings.

Optimist Bingo 5:30 pm, Colborne Keeler Centre. 905-355-2846.

Grafton Play Group 9:30 – 11:30 am, (0-6yrs old), Grafton Community Centre. 905-349-3839.

PARN AIDS Resource network. 705-749-9110 or www.parn.ca

Stay and Play Trenton Children’s Centre (preschool & toddler programs) 1 – 3 pm. 613-392-0595.

3rd Wednesday

Ladies Coffee Hour 9:30 – 11:15 am, Campbellford Free Methodist Church. 705-653-1934.

Campbellford & District Com. Mental Health Support Group 6 pm, Campbellford Memorial Hospital. 705-632-2015.

Warkworth Writers’ Group 7 pm. 705-924-1906.

Legion Seniors Luncheon noon, Colborne Legion. RSVP 905-355-2989.

Thursdays

Chess 3 pm, Brighton Public Library. 613-475-2511.

Women’s Coffee Break 9:30 – 11 am, Fellowship Christian Reformed Church, Brighton. 613-475-4898.

Meals on Wheels Community Care Brighton. 613-475-4190

Seniors Club #170 bridge or euchre, 1 pm, Brighton Legion. 613-475-1505.

Lawnbowling 6:30 pm Brighton Lawn Bowling & Croquet Club. 613-475-5499.

Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre Women’s Circle. 705-748-5901.

Bargain Basement Store 9:30 am – noon, St. John’s United Church, Campbellford. 705-653-2174.

Kinette bingo 7 pm, Campbellford Arena. 705-653-5365.

Knitting Group 1 pm, Civic Centre, Hastings.

Grafton Play Group 9:30 – 11:30 am, (0-6yrs old), Grafton Community Centre. 905-349-3839.

3rd Thursday

OEYC Family Nights 4 – 7 pm, YMCA, Brighton. 613-475-2234.

The Mac User Group 6:30 pm, Rm P13, Pioneer Building, Loyalist College. 613-392-4449

Hastings Community Care Diner’s Club 705-696-3891 

Cramahe Ratepayers Assoc. 7:30 pm, Friendship House, Colborne. 905-355-3799.

Quinte Needle Arts Guild 9:30 am – 3 pm, St. Thomas Church, Belleville. 613-962-1451.

Canadian Federation of University Women of Belleville 7:30 pm. 613-966-0242.

Fridays

Sing for the Health & Heart of it Fri. afternoons in Brighton. 613-475-4190.

AA Meeting 8:30 pm, above Clothing Depot, Prince Edward St, Brighton. 613-475-6159.

Euchre – Warkworth Seniors 50 plus Club, 2 pm. 705-924-3767.

Euchre Card Party 1:30 – 4 pm. 705-643-3956.

Cribbage Card Party 1:30 – 4 pm. 705-653-3956.

Euchre 7:30 pm, Vernonville Community Centre. 905-349-2925.

3rd Friday

Blood Pressure Clinic 1 – 4 pm, Campbellford Memorial Hospital. 705-632-2024.

Saturdays

Spring Interpretive Programme to June 25, Presqu’ile Provincial Park, Brighton. Info 613-475-4324.

Croquet 2 pm Brighton Lawn Bowling & Croquet Club. 613-475-3541.

Children’s Story Hour 10:30 am, Warkworth Branch Library. 705-924-3116.

Nthld Wood Carvers 9 am – noon, Alnwick Civic Centre, Roseneath. 705-778-7350.

Campbellford/Seymour Institute Card Party alternate Sat. night, 8 pm. 705-653-5197.

3rd Saturday

Card Party, Euchre Seymour West Women’s Inst., 8 pm. Info 705-653-5197.

Sundays

Holy Communion 11 am, Trinity Anglican Church, Colborne. 905-355-1643.

Bid Euchre 1:30 pm, Codrington Hall. Will teach newcomers.

3rd Sunday

Bid Euchre 1 pm, Colborne Legion. 905-355-5479.

Hastings Country Dance & Jamboree 1 – 4:30 pm, Civic Centre, Hastings. 705-696-1620.

Other

Shuffleboard for Seniors, Community Care Brighton. 613-475-4190.

Community Matters Survey – Brighton, www.cobourg.unitedway.caWe want to hear from you! 1-800-833-0002, 905-372-6955.

Free Prenatal classes, programs of the HKPR. 613-475-0933.

Nthld Canadian Red Cross First Aid Courses, 330 Ward St, Port Hope. 705-745-8222. 

Free Smoking Cessation Classes, program of the HKPR Health Unit, Brighton. 613-475-0933.

Memorial Military Museum, open to the public, 230 Albert Lane, Campbellford. 705-653-4848.

Quinte Branch Canadian Red Cross, Front Street , Belleville. Info 613-966-0730.

Prenatal Classes with Childbirth Quinte. 969-0066.

Story & Craft Hour 1 – 2 pm, alternating Sat. starting Feb 25, Centreton Public Library. 905-349-2976.

Euchre 7:30 pm, every other Friday starting Feb 3, Cobourg Road Community Hall. 696-3288.

Alzheimer Society Nthld Support Groups, Cobourg, Hastings, Campbellford & Port Hope. 1-800-561-2588.

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About Us

A crowd of onlookers, friends and family gathered Saturday afternoon at the entrance-way to the newly-named Casey’s Lane for the official dedication. Gerald Casey operated the Stedman’s store in Brighton from 1965 to 2002. From right, Brighton Mayor Chris Herrington, Gerald Casey and his wife Marlene along with daughter Jennifer, and Northumberland MPP Lou Rinaldi.