Hold-Em Tournament "Shoot" Out
The Canadian Legion 85/90 Lachine is holding a Charity event, Texas Hold-em Tournament "shoot" Out on April 23 at 1:30 p.m. in support of youth darts and to help cover the travelling costs to Edmonton for National Championship. Please call Glenn Nicol at 514 637-8002.
The Lakeshore Concert Band presents its annual Gala Concert, “Rhapsody in Blue” featuring pianist Benoit Turcotte performing the piece by George Gershwin, at 8 p.m., Saturday, April 30 at the Oscar Peterson Concert Hall, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for seniors and students at the door, or $17 & $12 in advance or online at www.lakeshoreconcertband.ca . Information: 514-428-0292. www.lakeshoreconcertband.ca
Country & Western Evening
The Canadian Legion, Branch 245 Dorval is holding a fund raiser for Cancer Research, a Country & Western Evening starring Midnight Stage including a Chicken Supper on Saturday, April 30, at 6:00 p.m. Tickets $15.00. Info: 514-631-5786 or 514-626-7910.
Murder Mystery Dinner
Café Redrum (A Caribbean Murder Mystery Dinner) is Dorval-Strathmore United Church’s annual Fundraiser this year. It is a tropical comedy/thriller written and directed by Steve Gillam. Only 2 performances May 7 and May 14 at 6:30 p.m. Held at 310 Brookhaven (corner Carson) in Dorval. Tickets are $35 per person ($30 for seniors and students) and include a 4 course meal and the play. Advanced tickets only. Reserved seating. Call Lorraine at 514-793-9879.
First Aid & CPR courses
Pointe-Claire CPR is offering certified First Aid & CPR courses (all levels). For information: 514 630 1214.
Arthritis West Island
Arthritis Management - a Positive Approach to the Disease. 5-week course offered by Arthritis West Island, 750 Dawson Avenue in Dorval. Registration for spring exercise classes also underway. Information: 514 631-3288.
Meals on Wheels needs volunteers
Meals on Wheels Lachine is in urgent need of deliverers, who along with a driver, deliver meals to our seniors in Lachine. We are also in urgent need of a couple of volunteers to help clean up after the meals are prepared in the kitchen located at Summerlea United Church, 225 - 50th Avenue, Lachine. Call Susan at 514 634-2651 Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Dorval Preschool Coop
The Dorval Preschool Coop offers 3- and 4- year-olds a bilingual learn-through-play program to prepare children for kindergarten at the Sarto Desnoyers Center. It offers parents a chance to be there for their child's first encounter with school. Open House: Wednesday February 16 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. For information: 514 633-4000 (http://www.dorvalpreschoolcoop.org).
Dorval Elementary Pre-K School
The bilingual, structured program, now going on its 18th year, is a half-day (Monday to Thursday) pedagogical program designed to ready the children for their kindergarten year. For info, please call Antonella Baratta at 514-947-7899 or via email email@example.com.
AWISH information session
Do you, or a family member, suffer from arthritis or scleroderma? Need someone to talk to? Arthritis West Island (AWISH) offers daytime support groups for Arthritis and Sleroderma. Both meetings held at 750 Dawson Avenue in Dorval. For registration call 514 631-3288.
"Beginners Computing"is offering workshops on how to operate a computer. These sessions are for the 50+ generation who want helpful information on computer basics and practices. Workshops are offered on Wednesday afternoons, from 2 to 4 p.m. at St. Johns United Church, 98 Aurora Ave. in Pointe Claire. For registration and details please call Bruce at 514 631-1456.
Dorval Social Dance Club
The Dorval Social Dance Club offers its members dance classes in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. Classes are held at the Sarto Desnoyers Community Center. The classes are one hour in length. For information and registration see http://dorvalsocialdance.ca or call 514 634-9019.
Dorval Preschool Coop
The Dorval Preschool Coop offers 3- and 4- year-olds a bilingual learn-through-play philosophy to prepare children for kindergarden at the Sarto Desnoyers Center, 1335 Lakeshore Road, Dorval. Registration for the 2010-2011 year has begun. Call for a visit at 514 633-4000.
West Island Citizen Advocacy
West Island Citizen Advocacy is a Centraide/WICS community organization which matches volunteer citizen advocates with people experiencing a handicapping condition or with seniors. For more information, please phone Mimi at 514-631-9151.