JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2019 Events

  • POT LUCK LUNCH CHANGED TO FRIDAY THE 25 AT NOON!!! Hope you can make it!

*VON Community Room is located at 1705 London Line

Coffee Group: Tues, Jan 8th Tues, Jan 15th Tues, Jan 22nd Tues, Jan 29th Tues, Feb 5th Tues, Feb 12th Tues, Feb 19th Tues, Feb 26th Coffee Lodge on Exmouth Street @ 1 PM

Do you enjoy good coffee, great food, meeting new people, and socializing with old friends? Then join us for the Coffee Group! This group meets every Tuesday at the Coffee Lodge on Exmouth Street at 1:00 pm.

Please note, as we have grown in numbers, the Coffee Lodge has agreed to reserve the back section of tables for us by the windows and benches. This will allow us to have our own space, without creating any barriers for the other customers : )

Family and Caregiver Support Group: Thu, Jan 10th Thur, Feb 7th @ VON Community Room @ 10-11:30am

We know that Brain Injury does not affect the survivor alone. Caregivers need an opportunity to speak with other caregivers.

Card Making: Wed, Jan 16th Wed, Feb 6th, VON Community Room @ 1-2:30pm

Come out and enjoy an afternoon of card making with Carolyn. You can always personalize the message for a birthday; get well or thinking of you.

BINGO: Fri, Jan 18th, VON Community Room @ 1pm

Come try your chance at New Years BINGO on January 18 at 1:00 pm at the BIASL.

Pot Luck and Games Night: Fri, Jan 25th, VON Community Room, @ 5:30pm

You’ve seen the show on TV, come and play…Minuteto Win-It! Prizes to be Won!!!!

Men’s “Only” Group: Thur, Jan 24th, Thur, Feb 28th, Refined Fool 1326 London Road @ 12 PM

Gentlemen this is a time for you to connect with your peers and have some guy time! Come for lunch and some laughter at Refined Fool located at 1326 London Road. A full menu will be available at this location gentlemen.

A Stroll Through the Mall: Fri, Jan 25th 1380 London Rd, Lambton Mall @ 10 AM

Let’s put our walking shoes on and meet at Lambton Mall for a stroll. We’ll meet and start by the Toys R Us entrance at 10 am. Requested by one of our awesome members, this is a great activity to get us moving and keep us social during the winter months.

Lunch N’ Learn: Wed, Jan 30th, VON Community Room @ 12pm

With Jane Hobbs. Jane is our Area System Navigator and will be discussing supports for those with Acquired Brain Injury.

Let’s Do Lunch: Thur, Jan 31st, Swiss Chalet, 1283 London Road @ 12pm

Let’s meet for lunch at Swiss Chalet. Hope to see you there! Located at in Sarnia.

Phone Scam Crime Stoppers Presentation: Tue, Feb 5th, VON Community Room @ 6pm

Are you tired of scam phone calls? Are you concerned about the security of your finances and assets? Are you aware of the impact of identity fraud in our community? Join us for a presentation by John Baragar of Sarnia Lambton Crime Stoppers to learn how you can protect yourself.

Simple Snacks and Suppers: Fri, Feb 8th, VON Community Room @ 11am

Come out and help to create a healthy meal option for you and your family with only a handful of ingredients. We’ll enjoy the benefits of our cooking together as well.

Valentine Pot Luck ‘n Karaoke: Wed, Feb 13th, VON Community Room @ 5:30pm

Come enjoy a delicious potluck supper followed by some fun times watching people sing Karaoke. Try your hand at your favourite song or just come for the encouragement.

Movie: Fri, Feb 15th, VON Community Room @ 1pm

It’s movie time at the BIASL. Come see one of the new releases on our bigscreen! Refreshments available at our snack bar!

Making Memories Scrapbooking: Wed, Feb 20th, VON Community Room @ 1-2:00pm

Come out and enjoy an afternoon of scrapbooking and have your memories to cherish. The theme will be “Winter”

Sarnia Sting Game: Fri, Feb 22nd, 1455 London Rd, Progressive Auto Sales Arena @ 7pm

Join us for a great night of fun on Friday February 22, at 7 pm, as the Sarnia Sting take on the North Bay Battallion. You will also have a chance to participate in the Chuck-A-Puck event and win a prize!