Verona Newsby Debbie Lingen
Published October 23, 2014
The Verona Community Association presents " Christmas in the Village" on Saturday, November 29. This will be an all day event of fun for the whole family with Christmas games and crafts, Christmas music and entertainment, visits from Santa Claus, a delicious dinner and a spectacular Tree Lighting Ceremony. This is a free event courtesy of the Verona Community Association. One of the many events happening that day will be "Decorating the Christmas Trees." Eleven trees will be decorated by organizations, churches and families. These trees will be simultaneously lit up in the evening at the Christmas Tree Lighting. Visitors will have the opportunity to vote for their favourites. Prizes will be awarded. If you are interested in participating and for full contest rules, log onto www.yourverona.com
The Verona Lion's Club is holding its Annual Christmas Gift Sale on Saturday, October 25, from 9 am to 3 pm. There will be crafts and gifts including pottery, knitting, bath products, kiddies clothes, candles, mats, sewing, candies, quilts, wall hangings, ceramics and more. Free Admittance. Lunch Available. Verona Lions Club. For more information call Al Beatty 613-352-5220
The production "The (Almost) True Story of Hansel and Gretel" will play at Prince Charles Public School. Prince Charles students and Verona and area thespians will be in this delightful production. Performances are on Saturdays, October 25 and November 1 at 7 pm. Sundays, October 26 and November 2 at 2 pm. Tickets are $12 for adults and seniors and $8 for children 12 and under. Tickets can be obtained at the door or at The Verona Convenience Store, Verona Drug Mart, Verona Hardware and Asselstine Hardware.
A Diabetes Education Session at the Verona Medical Centre will be held on Thursday, October 30. Anne MacDonald, Registered Dietitian, and Bonnie Sparrow, Nurse Practitioner, will be in attendance to discuss various aspects of diabetes management. Please contact Anne MacDonald at (613) 544-3400 ext3589 if you plan to be in attendance.
Enjoy early Christmas shopping. The Annual Craft and Bake Sale sponsored by local crafters and organised by Joyce Casement will be held Saturday, November 2. Local crafters will be selling hand knitted, sewn, and crocheted gifts as well as a variety of delightful seasonal pieces. Bake tables. Lunch and snacks will be available. Free admission. Trinity United Church. Verona. Saturday Nov. 1, 9 am to 2 pm
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