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Saturday, Nov. 17

TEEN BOOK CLUB discussion of 'Being,' by Kevin Brooks, Toronto Public Library, Northern District, 40 Orchard View Blvd., 2 to 3 p.m., Room 200. Call 416-393-7610 to register. Book available at the library.

ANNUAL BAZAAR, BAKE sale and silent auction, St. Monica's Catholic Women's League, 44 Broadway Ave., 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

CHRISTMAS SALE AND tea room, St. Margaret's Anglican Church, 53 Burnaby Blvd., noon to 2:30 p.m., gift ideas, linens, home baking, gently used women's clothing. Call 416-783-7680.

Sunday, Nov. 18

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF Jewish Women of Canada presents 33rd Triennial Convention and 110th Anniversary, luncheon, Marriot Yorkville Hotel, 90 Bloor St. E., noon. Tickets $100 for members, $136 for non-members. Guest speaker is Justin Trudeau. Call 416-633-5100 or e-mail ncjwc-ts.org.

Monday, Nov. 19

FAMILY SERVICE ASSOCIATION of Toronto offers caregiver support workshops, meditation and relaxation, 355 Church St., free, donations welcome, 2 to 4 p.m. Registration required by calling 416-595-9618.

Tuesday, Nov. 20

SENIORS EDUCATION SERIES: interacting with a person with dementia, Family Service Association of Toronto, 355 Church St., 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. No fee. Donations welcome. Call 416-595-9618.

Wednesday, Nov. 21

THE TORONTO GREEN Community launches its Community Energy Action Plan that will work with residents to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through energy conservation. Information meeting at Glenview Presbyterian Church, 1 Glenview Ave., 7 p.m. Visit www.torontogreen.ca or call 416-781-7663.

Thursday, Nov. 22

TEEN SUSHI PROGRAM, learn to make your own sushi rolls from a genuine sushi chef, all supplies provided, free, Toronto Public Library, Northern District, 40 Orchard View Blvd., 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Room 200. Call 416-393-7610 to register.

Friday, Nov. 23

HOLIDAY GIFT FAIR and craft market, Central Eglinton Community Centre, 160 Eglinton Ave. E., 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hot lunch, used book room, gently used items, door prizes, pie baking contest, silent auction. Call 416-392-0511, ext. 225.

YWCA INTERNATIONAL BOUTIQUE presents Creches of the World, with more than 100 nativity sets on display, Briton House, 720 Mount Pleasant Rd., 1 to 6 p.m. today, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. tomorrow, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Call 416-924-4762.

AGENTS OF CHANGE speaker and interview series, Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge St. at 6 p.m., featuring visionary television producer Mark Starowicz, interviewed by CBC radio personality Jian Ghomeshi. Admission is free.

Tuesday, Nov. 27

THE TORONTO GREEN Community's Green Tie Gala 2007, live music, eco-fashion show, a slideshow of TGC's work, refreshments, hors d'oeuvres and a green silent auction, Alleycatz Restaurant, 2409 Yonge St., 7 p.m. Tickets $50. Call 416-781-7663.

Wednesday, Nov. 28

TEEN ANIME MATINEE, Black Cat, Toronto Public Library, Northern District, 40 Orchard View Blvd., 4 to 6 p.m., Room 200, drop-in. Refreshments will be served. Call 416-393-7610.

Friday, Nov. 30

AGENTS OF CHANGE speaker and interview series, Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge St. at 6 p.m., featuring Bullfrog Power president Tom Heintzman, interviewed by writer and broadcaster Gill Deacon. Admission is free.


SENIOR PEOPLES RESOURCES in North Toronto (SPRINT) requires volunteer drivers and runners to deliver Meals on Wheels to seniors and those with disabilities during the lunch hour. Mileage reimbursed. Call Alisha at 416-481-0669, ext. 252.

VOLUNTEERS WANTED TO deliver Meals on Wheels to isolated seniors in the midtown area. Mileage reimbursed. To volunteer, call Carolyn at 416-481-6411, ext. 267.


SENIORS DUPLICATE BRIDGE for experienced players is offered every Sunday and Tuesday, North Toronto Memorial Community Centre, 200 Eglinton Ave. W., 12:30 p.m. until mid-December, $4.50 per session, pay-as-you-go. Registration is required by calling 416-762-3573.

CHILDREN'S AFTER SCHOOL program, Central Eglinton Community Centre, 160 Eglinton Ave. E., ages 10 and older, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 to 6 p.m., $6 per day, per child, $15 per week for all three days; The Pal-O-Mine Club offers play, homework help, club activities and snack. No transportation or school pick-up service is available. Call 416-392-0511, ext. 225.

FREE ECO-GARDEN WORKSHOPS for community groups, two hours, run by volunteers, hosted by Toronto Green Community. To arrange a workshop time, call 416-781-7663.

246 AIR CADETS Squadron is recruiting new members, 12 to 18 years of age, North Toronto Collegiate Institute, 70 Roehampton Ave., Tuesday nights, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Free, everyone welcome. Drop in or call 416-633-6200, ext. 3985.


FAMILY SERVICE ASSOCIATION of Toronto hosts courses for caregivers and their families at 355 Church St. Call 416-595-9618.

HIAWATHA SENIORS MEET Thursdays, noon to 3 p.m., Armstrong Centre, 56 Woodfield Rd., for luncheons, day trips and more. Call Dot Lowe at 416-466-3006.

SINGERS WANTED FOR the Society of Singers, a four-part non-auditioned choir that entertains seniors. Rehearsals Wednesdays 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Blythwood Road Baptist Church, 80 Blythwood Rd. Call Ed Gilmore at 416-783-9490.

MIDTOWN BUSINESS ALLIANCE, a marketing association and networking group, meets Tuesdays, 8 a.m., Meggie's Restaurant, 174 Eglinton Ave. W. Call Margaret Lindsay at 416-930-4288.

ONGOING SUPPORT OFFERED for friends and families of those with Down syndrome. Call 416-291-1052.

GENEVA CENTRE FOR Autism, 112 Merton St., off Yonge Street, south of Davisville Avenue. Call 416-481-6519.

ALL ADDICTIONS ANONYMOUS for those who have any type of compulsive behaviour. Visit www.alladdictionsanonymous.com or call 416-468-8603.

ROTARY CLUB OF Toronto Forest Hill meets Thursdays, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., at Hazelton Place Retirement Residence, 111 Avenue Rd. Lunch included, cost is $18. Call 647-221-4677.

PEOPLE TROUBLED WITH someone's drinking can contact Al-Anon at www.al-anon.ca or call 416-410-3809.

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