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**All information on coming events is courtesy of The Independent Free Press** .
 
FEBRUARY 2015 HALTON HILLS COMMUNITY EVENTS!
 

TUESDAY, FEB. 10
Halton/North Peel Naturalist Club meets: 7:30 p.m. at St. Alban the Martyr Anglican Church on 537 Main Street, Glen Williams (Georgetown). This month’s talk is by naturalist and longtime club member William (Bill) McIllveen, who will describe the ingenious ways plants protect themselves against insect attacks and diseases. Bill received his B.Sc. (Agr.) and M.Sc. from the University of Guelph and a Ph.D. in Plant Pathology from the Pennsylvania State University. After over 25 years with the Ontario Ministry of the Environment during which he attained the position of Senior Terrestrial Toxicologist, Bill has been employed by AMEC Earth and Environmental as a Senior Terrestrial Biologist since 2002. He has authored or co-authored over 300 articles or reports relating to environmental matters ranging from naturalist club newsletters to government reports to refereed journals.

Free Employment Services: Experts from VPI Inc. will be at the Georgetown library on Wednesdays, 10 a.m. and 12 noon. In Acton, the Centre for Skills Development and Training will provide help with your job search and career planning on Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  To register: 905-873-9816.

Family Storytime: 11 a.m. until March 3 at the Georgetown library.

Lego at the Library:  Lego maniacs, aged 6-10, can meet weekly 3-5 p.m. at the Library! No registration required; just drop in! Georgetown Branch: Tuesdays,  until March 3; Acton Branch: Thursdays, until March 5.

Adult Upgrading Service drop-in: 9:30-11 a.m. at the Georgetown library. Get help with reading, writing, math and workplace computer basics in 1:1 and small group tutoring. Prepare for college, apprenticeship, GED and Grade 12. Offered by the Adult Learning Centre, 905-873-2200.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 11
Silver-Wood W.1.: The history of dolls will be the program at the meeting of Silver-Wood Women’s Institute, 7 p.m. at the historic Devereaux House, 11494 Trafalgar Rd. The WI has focused on personal growth and community action for 118 years and is open to all women.  Info: Donna, 905-877-0592 or Annemarie, 905-873-2519.

Esquesing Historical Society:  7:30 p.m. (7 p.m. refreshments) at Knox Church, Georgetown. Topic: Halton Hills’ Remarkable Railway  Heritage. Halton Hills became the first municipality to be inducted  into the North American Railway Hall of Fame. Architectural Conservancy  Ontario (Halton Hills chapter) president Pat Farley will show how we qualified  for this award. The presentation will be preceded by a  short Annual General Meeting.

Family Storytime: at Acton library on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m., until March 4 and Saturdays at 11 a.m. until March 7.

Knit night: 6:30-8 p.m. at Halton Hills Public Library. Georgetown Branch: Feb. 11 & 25. Acton Branch: Feb. 19.

Volunteer Placement: People of all ages, including high school students requiring community volunteer hours, can get help with finding volunteer placements.  Offered at Halton Hills Public Library.  Volunteer Halton links people who want to volunteer with organizations that need volunteers. Georgetown Branch:  Wednesdays from 2-6pm. Acton Branch: Thursdays, February 5 & 19 from 2-6pm. For more information, please visit www.hhpl.on.ca<http://www.hhpl.on.ca>  or call 905-873-2681 x2511.

English Conversation Circles: Join the Centre for Skills Development and Training staff to practice your English conversation skills with fluent English speakers in a comfortable group setting. Newcomers to Canada welcome! Call 905-693-8103 x207 to register. Location: Halton Hills Public Library, Georgetown Branch, 9 Church Street. Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30pm.

THURSDAY, FEB. 12
Senior Men’s Luncheon: 12 noon at Knox Presbyterian Church.  All retired men are invited for a great lunch and an interesting speaker, Jennnifer Lusby, Physiotherapist, for only $10. Info: 905-877-6029.

Red Door Gallery Opening Reception and Awards, 6:30-8:30pm.  Celebrate the Red Door Gallery’s opening show at 127 Mill Street in downtown Georgetown (west entrance to Royal Legion building).  The show includes painting, drawing, 3D works and more, from some of Ontario’s best artists as well as emerging young stars.  The evening will include live music, refreshments and the announcement of the winners of the Red Door’s Inaugural Show Awards.  Reception 6:30-8:30pm, regular winter hours Thursday to Sunday 12noon to 5pm.

FRIDAY, FEB. 13

The Blue Castle: presented by The Spirit of Maud Theatre Company at St. Paul’s Anglican Church Parish Hall, 16 Adamson St., Norval. Various performance times, Feb. 13-15, 20-22, 27-29. Tickets/info: www.spiritofmaudtheatrecompany.com/

Valentine’s Fundraiser Dance: featuring The Wheat Kings (a Tragically Hip cover band) to be held Friday, Feb. 13, 8 p.m. at Nashville North. All money raised will go to the Rob and Sharon Fund. Tickets $20 and available at https://www.facebook.com/RobandSharonFund, by calling 416-930-5261, or emailing lynasinteriors@cogeco.ca.

Fantastic Fun Friday: at Norval United Church.  Fill out a form (either downstairs or on the NUC website) and mail it in to the church office to register.  Fantastic Fun Fridays are PD Day programs for kids in SK-Gr.5, featuring crafts, games, singing, outdoor play, and faith education.  Cost is only $10 per FFF.  We are also looking for middle school and high school volunteer helpers.  Email andrew@norvalunited.ca if you can help.

St John Ambulance Babysitter course: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Real Canadian Superstore, 171 Guelph St. This award-winning course teaches 11-15 year olds who want to start babysitting the skills necessary to care for infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers. It emphasizes safety, dealing with emergencies and first aid basics. Register: 905-469-9325.

Family Storytime, Georgetown Branch.  Georgetown Branch: Tuesdays @ 11am, until March 3 & Saturdays @ 11am, until March 7. Gellert Centre: Fridays @ 10:30am, until March 6.  Acton HUB:  Thursdays @ 9:30am, until March 5. Acton Branch: Wednesdays at 10:30am, until March 4 & Saturdays at 11am, until March 7. For more information, visit www.hhpl.on.ca <http://www.hhpl.on.ca/> or call 905-873-2681 x2520 or 519-853-0301.

Munch to the Movies on P.A. Day: Kids are invited to Munch to the Movies at Halton Hill Public Library, on Friday, February 13 at both branch libraries!  Bring your lunch and munch: we’ll be showing Walt Disney’s  The Jungle Book at 12 noon at both branches.  For more information, visit www.hhpl.on.ca   or call 905-873-2681 x 2520 or 519-853-0301.

SATURDAY, FEB. 14

Valentine Tea:  11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Trinity United Church, 70 Mill St. E. Acton. Fancy sandwiches, scones, veggie trays, treats and much more. Info: 519-853-2090.

Valentine Supper: Spend a special night in a special place – Norval United Church, 5:30-8 p.m.  Come with a friend, come by yourself, come with a special someone, or even the kids!  Adults eat downstairs with live music, door prizes, and candlelight. Menu includes caesar salad, spinach & ricotta stuffed cannelloni, garlic bread and dessert. Children eat upstairs with a fun movie and friends.  Menu includes mac and cheese, hotdogs and dessert!  Tickets are $25 per adult.  Kids are free!  Contact Cora Foote for tickets by phoning 416-689-2672 or email corafoote13@gmail.com. Deadline for reservations is Feb. 8.  Space is limited.

Cancer Assistance Services of Halton Hills (CAShh) 15th Anniversary Celebration: at the Acton Legion.    Tickets are $50 per person and includes dinner, entertainment and silent auction. Tickets at the CAShh office, 222 Mountainview Rd. N., Georgetown.  Good food, good  fun, good friends!

Halton Hills Camera Club’s PhotoArt 2015: The 35th annual contest. 2015 entries must be brought to the following location:  Georgetown Market Place Mall, Feb. 14: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  and Feb. 15,  12 noon to 4 p.m. No entries will be accepted after 4 p.m. on Feb.15. Contest details: www.hhcc.ca

Family Storytime, Georgetown Branch.  Georgetown Branch: Tuesdays @ 11am, until March 3 & Saturdays @ 11am, until March 7. Gellert Centre: Fridays @ 10:30am, until March 6.  Acton HUB:  Thursdays @ 9:30am, until March 5. Acton Branch: Wednesdays at 10:30am, until March 4 & Saturdays at 11am, until March 7. For more information, visit www.hhpl.on.ca <http://www.hhpl.on.ca/> or call 905-873-2681 x2520 or 519-853-0301.

Green Tour at the Library: From our geothermal system to our green construction materials, the staff at Halton Hills Public Library are proud of the LEED Silver energy efficient building in Georgetown. Come for a behind-the-scenes tour of the new and improved Georgetown Branch, on Saturday, February 14 at 10am. No registration required; meet in the lower lobby. For more information, please call 905-873-2681 x2511 or visit www.hhpl.on.ca<http://www.hhpl.on.ca/>

Eden Mills Music at the Hall presents a unique evening of music and dance on Valentine’s Day, Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 7:30 pm in the Eden Mills Community Hall. Bourrée à trois, a unique and lively trio of musicians, welcome one and all to experience and dance to wonderful, romantic French music and European songs performed on hurdy-gurdies and bagpipes. 7:30 pm (doors open at 7:00) Eden Mills Community Hall, 108 York Street, Eden Mills Cash Bar: Beer and wine Tickets $20 (General seating) Call 519-856-9292, to reserve a ticket, or Email for more info: musicatthehall@gmail.com

Hungry Man Breakfast: 8-11 a.m. at the Georgetown Legion. Adults $6, children under 12, $3.

SUNDAY, FEB 15

Couples Night Out featuring Steve Geyer: 6 p.m. Tickets $10 per person, $15 at the door. Contact Georgetown Christian Fellowship or purchase online at funandfaith.ca. Limited childcare provided. Pre-register by calling 905-873-9652. Info: www.gcfchurch.ca or www.funandfaith.ca Georgetown Christian Fellowship, 13619 Hwy 7 W.

Monday, Feb. 16

Family Day Fun: Fun-filled family activities hosted by the Recreation and Parks Dept. Zumba, shinny hockey, sportball, family movies, yoga and more. For details and times go to www.haltonhills.ca/familyday

Free Family Day Skate: 2-3:20 p.m. at the Acton Arena and Mold-Masters SportsPlex.

Winter Fun Day: 11:00am to 3:00pm at Georgetown Alliance Church. Come on out and join us for some family fun. Our back parking lot will be transformed into an amazing toboggan run, snow climbing wall, and painting wall.  You may also want to lace up your boots and play a little road hockey.  And of course you can warm up inside with hot chocolate, snacks and some indoor activities.  So bring your friends, family, hockey sticks and sleds.    Spend an hour or stay all day.  Snow is required for this event to take place.  Contact Elizabeth at elizabeth@georgetownalliance.ca for more information.

Free movie: 4 p.m. at Norval Presbyterian Church. A movie event for all ages featuring Planes, Fire and Rescue is being held at the Church in the Sanctuary. Free entry, snacks and drinks. Completely accessible.

The Georgetown Legion will be closed on Family Day.

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