| Community Education: Your Creative Side
Fall Craft Drive
Join us Thursday, October 11 when we take a drive in our Dale vans for a fun day visiting craft stores. We’ll leave the Senior Centre at 8:30 am. Enjoy lunch on your own. Please wear comfortable sneakers for walking around the craft shops. Space is limited. Cost: $15
Lockport Theatre Organ Concert
The Lockport Theatre Organ Society will continue its 2018 Concert Season on Monday, October 15featuring Justin Nimmo of Indianapolis, Ind. All concerts begin at 7:00 pm and are open to the public. They are performed on our 2/8 Wurlitzer Theatre Pipe Organ. For more information call 219-4084. Cost: $6.
Monthly Hands-on Craft Class
Each month we will be creating a trendy new craft together. We just ask that you bring your creativity and a snack to pass. All supplies will be included in the class fee. Sign up by calling 433-1886 or use our convenient PayPal option below. (New classes coming soon).
Volunteers like Linda (pictured left) make everything from chocolate covered pretzels and peanuts to caramel popcorn and chocolate miniatures to sell at The Dale Association. You may even get to sneak a sample! We meet every other Tuesday at 9:30 am. Call 433-1886 to join! Stop by the Centre to pick up a treat, and while you’re here, check out the beautiful crafts for sale in our lobby!
Evening Cooking Classes
Our monthly cooking classes are fun, interactive and participatory. Bring your own containers and an appetite, we’ll supply the ingredients and supplies. Please register by calling 433-1886, or register below.
Signature Holiday Drinks and Appetizers
• Tuesday, October 23 at 5:30 pm - The fall and winter holidays are a favorite time of year for many people. This cheery season is filled with parties and events that bring the spirit of the season out in everyone. As a part of these festivities there are some wonderful drinks and appetizers that you can serve that perfectly fit the holiday’s theme. Come learn how to make and sample several fall/winter cocktails and appetizers that will make you the host of the year. Alcohol and non-alcoholic cocktails will be created. Cost: $20 (members) $25 (non-members).
Social Groups - new participants welcome!
The Social Sewers meet on Monday mornings at 9:30 a.m. They are currently working on blankets to be donated to local charities. Sewers of all levels are welcome to join the group. The coffee's on us!
The Centre quilting group has added crochet and knitting projects and meets every Wednesday from 1 - 3 p.m. and all members of The Dale Association are invited to join. Whether you're an experienced quilter, knitter or crochet-buff or just starting out, this group's for you. Different projects are offered on a weekly basis with an occasional all day workshop and field trip thrown in. Stop in on Wednesdays to see what working on. Cost: $1 per member, plus supplies.
Sit and Stitch
The "sit and stitch" hand embroidery group welcomes new members and the 2nd Thursday of the month from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Bring a project to work on and ideas to share!
Our Needlers meet each Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. and welcome new members to join at any time! This group is for anyone who is interested in getting together with other needle-workers, comparing your work, helping each other in learning, doing community projects, and having a ton of fun!
Traditional Rug Hooking
Looking for a fun and rewarding activity? Beginning October 4, The Traditional Rug Hooking Group will meet every other Thursday at 11:30 am. The group is looking for new or experienced participants, and they are willing to teach anyone the skill of traditional rug hooking! Beginner kits are available for purchase for those who enroll. Call 433-1886 to register or with questions.
Lockport Woodworkers meet at The Dale Association and are looking for new members to join this local group. Woodworkers meet the first Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm. Woodturners meet the second Saturday of the month at 1:00 pm. Talk, learn and show off your work. For more information visit www.lockportwoodworkers.com.
Holiday Cookie Shoppe
It’s time to start planning for our Holiday Cookie Shoppe! Delicious cookies are just $6/per pound. All pre-orders (minimum of 2 pounds) must be placed by Monday, December 3. All orders of 5 pounds or more will earn a special free gift. Pre-orders may be picked up on Thursday, December 6 from 12:00 to 4:00 pm. Delivery is available to preorders of 5 dozen (or 5 pounds) or more to one location. We’re also looking for bakers! Contact Sherry Livergood at ext. 109 to learn more about baking for this year’s sale.