What’s Up Community Calendar – April 2018
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April 3, 2018 from 7:00pm-8:00pm – $5 Drop In Boot Camp. Advanced weight conditioning workout with high intensity intervals. Focus on functional training with bodyweight exercises & weights thrown in for strength & power. You will work the heart, mind & body in this all-over body blast with Lisa Roney, Certified Personal Trainer. Watch the time fly by with games & brain exercises thrown in for fun! This class runs from 7:00pm-8:00pm. Call 519-753-2658 X 100 to register. (a minimum of 6 people needed to run class). Location: Brantwood Community Services, 25 Bell Lane, Brantford (Recreation & Therapy Centre entrance).
April 6, 7 and 8, 2018 at various times – Bowl For Kids Sake. Bowl For Kids Sake is the biggest FUNdraising event of the year for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Grand Erie. Get friends, family, co-workers together a fun time bowling in support of LOCAL Big Brother Big Sister mentoring programs. FUNDS RAISED IN OUR COMMUNITY STAY IN OUR COMMUNITY! The day of the event arrive 20 minutes before your registered start time to turn in your pledges, collect your prizes, and get your bowling shoes! For more info or to register your team, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-302-3222 ext 307. Location: Brantford Echo Bowl.
April 7, 2018 from 10:00am-3:00pm – Dream It, Be It – Secondary School Girls Free Career Conference. Hosted by Soroptimist International of Grand Erie. A fun one day event for secondary school girls from Brant, Brantford, Norfolk & Six Nations of the Grand River. The day will be filled with fun, team-building activities for girls and opportunities for personal growth, self esteem exercises, leadership, through educational and interactive, networking, stress management skills, guest speakers are all opportunities for young women to become inspired and motivated. Free food, SWAG bags, Door prizes, Referral prize, New Friends, FUN, and great Information from Amazing Women! Free transportation available. To pre-register visit www.soroptimistgranderie.ca. Location: Salvation Army, 33 Diana Avenue, Brantford.
April 12, 2018 from 2:00-3:00pm – Introduction to Ancestry.com. Are you new to Ancestry or having trouble navigating the site? We’ll get you started. This website is a great tool to finding out more about your family tree & can open new doors to relatives’ heritage! Registration required, please call 519-756-2220. Location: Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 173 Colborne Street, Brantford.
April 22, 2018 from 7:00am-12:00pm – 36th Annual Rotary Brantford Classic Run. Join us for the 36th Rotary Brantford Classic Run on Sunday April 22, 2018 at the W Ross MacDonald school. This family-friendly event has 3 events to choose from: 3 mile walk, 5k run and 10k run. All proceeds raised from the event help the Rotary Club of Brantford support Brantford Boys’ and Girls’ Club, Landsdowne Children’s Centre and Rotary’s Polio Plus. Visit www.rotaryclassic.ca to register today! Location: W. Ross MacDonald School, 350 Brant Avenue, Brantford.
April 26, 2018 from 7:00-8:00pm – Bell City Author Series – Ross Pennie. Pennie has been a jungle surgeon, pediatrician, infectious-diseases specialist, professor, novelist, and BGH doctor. When Ross’s characters aren’t sailing the high seas, they’re stamping out disease and tracking down bad guys anywhere between Brantford and Burlington. Join us for an exclusive wine and cheese event. Tickets can be purchased at the library. Location: Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 173 Colborne Street, Brantford.