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YMCAThe Y focuses their work in 3 key areas, of youth development, healthy living and social responsibility because the YMCA believes nurturing the potential of kids, helping people live healthier and supporting neighbors are fundamental to strengthening our communities. Try the Y today call 987-6400.

The YMCA is offering The HOME ALONE SAFETY Class which helps children and their families prepare for the responsibility that kids face when they are home alone. The class covers such topics as how to handle an emergency, household information and preparation, basic first aid, unexpected situations (such as the smoke alarm going off) and honest discussions about being home alone. Parent(s) and children attend the class together. The class is being held Thursday, November 2 from 6:30 – 8:00 PM Age: 9 years old and up Member Fee: $15 Community Fee: $25

North Street United Methodist Church is hosting its annual Roast Beef Dinner on Saturday, November 4 from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the church at 4580 North Road in North Street.  Cost is $12 for adults 6-12 $5 and 5 and under are free.

The 7th annual Avant Garde Hair Show benefitting A Beautiful Me is being held Sunday, November 5 at Zuccaro’s Banquet Center at 46601 Gratiot in Chesterfield.  Tickets are pre-order only at a cost of $55 per person or $450 for a table of 10.  Silent Auction begins at 3:00 p.m., will dinner at 3:30 – the hair show starts at 4:30 p.m. The red carpet sponsor for the event is Lear Corporation.  More ticket information may be found at

In conjunction with ‘Make a Difference Day’ the Blue Water Area Churches, along with Operation  Transformation  are looking for churches, groups and individual volunteers who will give a morning to assist Port Huron Parks and Recreation Department with projects Downtown Port Huron.   Everyone is asked to meet dressed for the weather on the South Side of McMorran, 701 McMorran Blvd, in Port Huron, on Saturday, October 28th at 8:30 a.m. for assignments and instructions.  Complimentary breakfast will be provided.  Please, call the OT office at 810-966-8660 if you are coming, so plans can be made in advance.

My Secret Garden will present the 11th Annual Ladies Fall Expo and Lifestyle Show on Friday, October 27 from 4 to 8pm at the Dante Club at 1330 London Road in Sarnia Ontario,  Admission is $5 per person.  Everyone is invited to come out for an evening of shopping, entertainment, a fashion show, door prizes  food, wine tasting and fun.  Tickets are available at My Secret Garden at 1362 Lambton Mall Road Unit #4 in Sarnia.  All proceeds will go to benefit Noelle’s Gift, an organization that focuses on ensuring every student in the Lambton area has the resources they need to grow up great.  By supporting Noelle’s Gift, you provide kids with the daily necessities so many do not have.