MAY/JUNE 2019 Events

*VON Community Room is located at 1705 London Line

Coffee Group: Coffee Lodge on Exmouth Street, TUESDAYS: November 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, December 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st

Do you enjoy good coffee, great food, meeting new people and hanging out being social with old friends? Then join us for the Coffee Group. Tuesdays we routinely meet at the Coffee Lodge on Exmouth Street at 1:00 pm. Please note as we have grown in number, 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.

In addition, recently Coffee Lodge has furnished their establishment with a beautiful live edge wood dining table right near the section the BIASL Coffee Group has been allotted on Tuesdays @ 1! 

 

Card Making: VON Community Room, Wednesday November 6th and Wednesday November 27th @ 1- 2:30 pm 

Come out and enjoy an afternoon of card making with Carolyn :). Design some Christmas Cards to hand out this season and have a merry little Cardmas 😉 this year!!!

 

Sarnia Sting Hockey Game: Friday November 8th at the Progressive Auto Sales Arena in Sarnia @ 7 pm 

The Brain Injury Association of Sarnia-Lambton (BIASL) has partnered with the Sarnia Sting for their November 8th game versus the Soo Greyhounds at the Progressive Auto Sales arena in Sarnia.

 

Family and Caregiver Support Group: VON Community Room, Thursday November 14 @ 1 pm, December 5th @ 10 am 

We know that Brain Injury does not affect the survivor alone. Caregivers need an opportunity to speak with other caregivers.  ( please note the change to the date and time for first day)

 

Lunch Out: Swiss Chalet, Thursday, November 21st @ 12pm

Join us for some delicious rotisserie chicken at Swiss Chalet, located at 1283 London Road in Sarnia.  

 

Christmas Card Making Fundraiser: VON Community Room, Saturday November 23rd @ 1-4pm

Brain Injury Association Sarnia Lambton will be hosting a Christmas Card Making Fundraiser. This event will raise money to help offset the costs associated with both the Card Making Group and Making Memories Scrapbooking Group. Participants will make 5 different Christmas card designs; 4 sets per design. These crafty creations will give participants a total of 20 cards. Grab some friends and sign up for a fun & creative afternoon! Refreshments & door prizes

 

The Art of JournalingVON Community Room, Thursday November 28th @ 1-3pm

Do Join us as we practice this mindfulness technique that allows us to express our thoughts, feelings and emotions at any time! Refreshments provided. 

 

Tile Coaster/Coasters Making: VON Community Room, Wednesday December 4th @ 1 pm 

Come out and make your own beverage coasters. These coasters make adorable gifts, act as a liaison for proper beverage and table relations and are bespoken conversation pieces to boot!

 

Christmas Parade: McDonalds on Christina, Saturday December 7th @ 6pm 

Let’s meet in front of McDonalds to watch together and have some hot chocolate!!!

 

Behind Closed Doors: Lambton Mall, Sunday December 8th @ 6pm

Join us foor an after-hours shopping experience with outstanding deals and unforgettable giveaways! Tickets are only $5. 

 

Lambton Mall Gift Wrapping: The Lambton Mall, December 9th, 11th, 13th, 15th, 17th, 19th, 21st & 23rd 

Biasl needs your help and support to wrap gifts for the shoppers of Sarnia – NO EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED. Contact Biasl for your christmas community hours 🙂

 

Festive Bingo: VON Community Room, Thursday December 12th @ 1-3 pm 

Who loves playing bingo? Everyone of course, come join us for a festive game of Bingo with all of your friends. BI NGO, BI NGO, BI NGO and BINGO is the gameo…!

 

Christmas Party: Redeemer Christian Reformed Church 5834 Blackwell Side Road Sarnia, Wednesday Dec 18th @ 12-3 pm

Please do come join us for our annual Christmas party at Redeemer Christian Reformed Church located at 5834 Blackwell Side Road, Sarnia. We invite all of our survivors, family members, volunteers and Board Members to join us during this festive season! Lunch will be provided and of course those who wish to participate in the Christmas Gift Exchange are asked to bring a gift of $10 or less. Please call the office to let us know you will be attending, as we need to plan for all of our guests! Don’t disappoint us…we hope to see you there!!!