November/December Events

*VON Community Room is located at 1705 London Line

*Movie Night to be rescheduled for the new year!

Coffee Group, Every Tuesday, Nov 6th, Nov 13th, Dec 4th, Dec 11th, Coffee Lodge on Exmouth Street, 1:00 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.

Card Making, Wed Nov 7th, Wed Dec 5th, VON Community Room, 1-2:30 PM

Come out and enjoy an afternoon of card making with Carolyn. November’s date will include the theme of Fall and December’s date for be Christmas. You can always personalize the message for a birthday; get well or thinking of you as well.

Family and Caregiver Support Group, Fri Nov 9th, Thur Dec 6th, 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. November’s topic will be Becoming A Resilient Caregiver and December’s topic will be Caregiving during the Holidays

Workshop for Survivors, Family members and Professionals, Tues Nov 20th, Redeemer Christian Reformed Church Hall, 5834 Blackwell Side Road, 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM   

BIASL Workshop for Survivors, Family Members and Professionals, on Tuesday 20 November 2018 at Redeemer Church

Making Memories Scrapbooking, Wed Nov 21st, VON Community Room, 1-2:30pm

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

Men’s “Only” Group, Thur Nov 22nd, Downtown Refined Fool, 137 Davis Street, 12pm

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 137 Davis Street

Lunch N’ Learn: With Margaret Capes, on the topic of Self/Community Advocacy, Thur Nov 22nd, VON Community Room, 12pm

Hungry for knowledge and food?! This is the place for you! Enjoy a talk that will certainly leave you feeling empowered.

Lunch Out, Wed Nov 28th, Stokes Inland, 1202 Lambton Mall Road, 12pm

Join us for a nice lunch out at Stokes Inland located at 1202 Lambton Mall Road

Movie Night, Thur Nov 29th, VON Community Room, 5:30pm (rescheduled for next year)

Join us for a cozy, comfortable night at the VON Community Room. We’re having Pajamas, Pizza and a Movie Night

Bluewater Chordsmen Concert, Sat Dec 1st, New Horizons Community Church, 383 Russell St North Sarnia, 1pm

We have been selected by the Bluewater Chordsmen, as one of two organizations to be a recipient of their annual Christmas Benefit Concert. It would be wonderful to have a large group of us from the BIASL to enjoy the music. We also require some volunteers that day to assist- if you are able to help, please let us know! 

Behind Closed Doors, Sun Dec 9th, Lambton Mall, 6-9pm

We have been selected again this year to participate in the Behind Closed Doors event at Lambton Mall. This is a ticket holder event only – and WE HAVE THE TICKETS TO SELL FOR $5.00 EACH!!! Please let us know if you wish to purchase tickets for this annual shopping spree event! Thank you for supporting BIASL!

Christmas Party, Tues Dec 18th,Redeemer Christian Reformed Church Hall, 5834 Blackwell Side Road, 11:30am-2:30pm

We invite you to join us at Redeemer Christian Reformed Church for our annual Christmas party. Lunch will be provided and if you wish to participate, bring a $10 wrapped present for the gift exchange.


Christmas Bingo, Wed Dec 19th, VON Community Room, 1-2:30pm

Do you have what it takes to win? Try your luck with a fun game of BINGO with a twist… it’s Christmas BINGO time