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Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 25 Oct 2006, p. 19, 20

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Wednesday, Oct. 25

Kittens: from the Upper Credit Humane Society will be at Wal-Mart, Georgetown on Wednesday, 5-9 p.m and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All have had vaccinations, spayed/neutered... fluffed up ready for that purrfect home! Shelter: 519-833-2287.

Beef Dinner: at Hillcrest United Church Trafalgar Rd., 5-7 p.m. Tickets adults $15, children under 12 $6, and under 6 free. Info/tickets: Carolyn 905-878-4394.

Bible Theatre time correction: Actors take to the stage at the Georgetown Christian Reformed Church, 11611 Trafalgar Rd. at 7 p.m. (not 7:30 p.m.) to perform 17 sketches and a one act play dealing with the fascinating world of Bible translation. The 90-minute producton is for adults and youth and includes humour, juggling, linguistic philosophy and poetry. Admission is free although a freewill offering will be sought. Info: Helen, 905-877-5843.

Thursday, Oct. 26

Limehouse euchre: Limehouse Women's Institute hosts euchre, 7:30 p.m. at the Limehouse Memorial Hall. Admission $3, lunch provided.

Healthiest Babies Possible: Halton Region Health Department prenatal program is accepting registration for its six-week program, 7-9 p.m. at Ontario Early Years Centre-Georgetown, 96 Guelph St. To register: 1-866-442-5866.

Emotions Anonymous: Is your life becoming unmanageable? Emotions Anonymous can help! The group meets every Thursday, 7:30 p.m. sharp at 271 Mountainview Rd. S. in Georgetown. Info: Angela or David, 905-873-2852.

Schizophrenia support: A family support group for friends and family members affected by schizophrenia and other serious mental illnesses is held by the Halton Branch of the Schizophrenia Society of Ontario on a drop-in basis, 7 p.m., at Milton Mall, 2nd floor boardroom, 55 Ontario St. S. Milton. Info: 905-876-1647.

Friday, Oct. 27

Halloween Costume Dance: Join the community of Rockwood for a costume dance held at Curwins Pub, 148 Main St. Rockwood 8 p.m. until midnight. Prizes for best costume, most original etc. toonie toss, late night snack at 11 p.m.$15 per person. Call Cathie for tickets 519-856-9296 All proceeds to stay in the community.

Fall Senior Swim: free for those ages 55 and over, from 12-1 p.m., there will be a swim at Acton Indoor Pool, donated by Purity Life.

Dramatic presentation: of St. Paul's First Letter to the Christians in Corinth (1 Corinthians in its entirety) by Mark Tiller, 7:30 p.m. at St. Alban's Anglican Church, 19 St. Alban's Dr., Acton. Tickets: $10. Info: Cindy Blades, 519-853-0133 or Chris Miller, 905-877-6826.

Friday night euchre: 7:30 p.m. at Georgetown Legion. Admission: $2.

Video Club: Looking for some tips to make your job search more effective. A career information specialist will be screening a video on resumes, 2-4 p.m. at the Centre for Skills Development & Training's Georgetown Employment Resource Centre. Info: 905-702-7311, ext. 109 or visit www.thecentre.on.ca. This project is funded by the Government of Canada.

Saturday, Oct. 28

Georgetown Men's Breakfast Club: 8 to 10 a.m. Full hot breakfast served at 8:30 a.m. The speaker is Pastor David Pett on A Man's Life is Not a Merry-Go-Round, it's a ... at Georgetown Alliance Church, 290 Main St. S. Info: Ron Norris, 905-873-0829 ron.norris@sympatico.ca

Howl-o-ween: Upper Credit Humane Society is hosting a Howl-o-ween event, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m at the Shelter. Bring the family out for breakfast, raffles, costume and other contests, pumpkin carving, and lots of spooky fun! Info: www.uppercredit.com or call 519-833-2287.

Bazaar: Knox Church, Knox St., Acton hosts its annual bazaar, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Christmas goodies, frozen food, gifs, cookies, crafts, etc. Come for homemade soup and sandwich lunch and some Christmas shopping.

Country bazaar: hosted by Boston Presbyterian Church, Third Line, Halton Hills, north of Five Sideroad, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Silent auction, baking, knitting, crafts, hot lunch, chili or homemade soup, dessert and beverages, $5.

Rummage and bake sale: 8 a.m. to noon, at St. Andrews United Church, at Mountainview Rd. and Sinclair Ave.

Trick or Treat: in downtown George-town, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The merchants of Main Street are looking forward to the haunting of their stores by ghosts and goblins aged 10 or under. Prizes for the best costumes. Registration is free, and takes place outside the Silver Creek Caf?.

Haunted House: Haunted Halloween House, downtown Acton, 1-3 p.m. Fight your fear and take a walk through the haunted house.

Halloween Howl: Kids 6 and up are invited to Halton Hills Public Library's Halloween Howl! We'll read some scary stories and make some fun crafts, 10 a.m. in the Acton branch, and 2 p.m. in the Georgetown branch. Register in person or by phone. Limited spaces. Info: 905-873-2681 ext. 2520 or 519- 853-0301.

Royal Halloween Horse Show: at Halton Place on 15 Sideroad, Oct. 28-29. Info. www.haltonplace.com, 905-873-2316.

GDHS 19th Annual Art & Craft Sale: Oct. 28-29th, held at GDHS, 70 Guelph St. Georgetown 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days. Over 100 vendors, including artisans with one of a kind items. Admission $3. Info: 905-877-6966.

Knit for Cure: at Georgetown Yarn and Crafts, 170 Guelph St., Oct. 28-29. Knitters will be in the shop, to knit and crochet squares for a blanket that will be donated the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. Knitters are also collecting pledges with all monies raised going to Knit for the Cure in affiliation with the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. The community is welcome to place a bid on silent auction items or just to make a donation.

Euchre: is held every Saturday night at the Hornby Co-operative Nursery School on Steeles Ave. at 7:30 p.m. All welcome.

Halton/North Peel Young Naturalists Club: meets 1-3 p.m. The club is open to children 6-10 years of age with an interest in nature and the environment. For location and to become a member, contact Nancy or Andy Kovacs at 905-702-1132.

Fair Vote Canada-Halton Chapter: meets 10 a.m.-12 p.m. on at the United Way of Oakville, 466 Speers Rd. Suite 200. Info: Sandra, sansam25@yahoo.com.

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