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Events provides a FREE Event Calendar that lists public notices of community events. We also post the special events and sales listings of our business advertisers as part of our Standard Advertising Package. Please send your submissions to Entries are due by Wednesday at Noon for inclusion in our weekly newsletter that is distributed on Thursday mornings.

St. George Family Day

Aug 19 2018 -
1:00pm to 9:00pm
Join us for some family-friendly fun at St. George Park. Enjoy free swimming, Smudge Fundaes, Reptile Kingdom, food trucks, live music, fireworks and more. Try walking on water! Let the water carry you as you around as you experience the pool from...

Safe Food Handling Certificate

Aug 20 2018 -
9:00am to 5:30pm
Program teaches food handlers the general principles of safe food handling, including topics such as public health legislation, food microbiology and food allergies, temperature control, cross-contamination and personal hygiene, cleaning and...

Scrabble Club

Aug 20 2018 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm
Our popular Scrabble Club continues this summer! Come test your word skills at the library! Everyone is welcome to join. No registration required. For more information, please call (905) 734-6210 ext. 2521 or contact us at

Pop up in the Park Program

Aug 21 2018 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
We're looking forward to meeting old friends, and making new friends, this summer at Pop-Up in the Park! Begins Canada Day at Merritt Park. The City of Welland has over 447 acres of parkland for children to enjoy! Join Welland Recreation and Culture...

Never Stop Doing What You Love: Plan for your Retirement

Aug 21 2018 -
5:30pm to 7:00pm
Join us for a glass of wine and hor d'oeuvres while learning about retiring in style, from Niagara's leading investment specialists. Register by calling 289-434-4745 or at 

Snacks n’ Sneakers Day

Aug 22 2018 -
9:00am to 4:00pm
Free snacks n’ sneakers for children of eligible families Starting Wednesday August 22, 2018 9:00am-4:00pm (Boys & Girls aged 4-18, first come first serve) PLEASE BRING: Proof of Income Proof of Address I.D for all household members


Aug 22 2018 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Are you applying online to jobs and never hearing back? Or worse, getting strange responses from companies that don’t seem to exist? Come and learn how to do it right. FREE. **2 DATES: Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 10:00am-12:00pm at Employment...

Job Finding Club

Aug 22 2018 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Come on down to Job Club and take your job search to the next level! This is not just another workshop…we’re not just talking about it, but actively job searching in real time. The Job Club leader and peer group will assist you in; finding job leads...

Knitting Club

Aug 22 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Knitting Club is continuing in the summer months! Share your tips and tricks with others while enjoying a relaxing evening. Please bring your own yarn, needles and supplies. Refreshments will be provided. No registration required. For more...

SMART SERVE Training Program

Aug 23 2018 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
Smart Serve Responsible Alcohol Beverage Service Training Program. This 3-hour Smart Serve Program covers The Effects of Alcohol, Legal Issues and Maintaining a Safe and Enjoyable Atmosphere. Cost $30.00. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 9:00am-1:00pm at...

Pop up in the Park Program

Aug 23 2018 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
We're looking forward to meeting old friends, and making new friends, this summer at Pop-Up in the Park! Begins Canada Day at Merritt Park. The City of Welland has over 447 acres of parkland for children to enjoy! Join Welland Recreation and Culture...

Fonthill ReStore holds furniture refinishing demonstrations for the month of August

Aug 23 2018 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Each Thursday in August from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. the Fonthill Habitat for Humanity ReStore will be hosting demonstrations by designer Jane Wilson, where she’ll show you how torefinish a piece of furniture into a rustic treasure by working with Fusion...

Probus Club of Pelham: Mark Robinson “Hurricanes and Tornadoes“

Aug 23 2018 - 10:00am
Mark Robinson is a Canadian adventurer, storm chaser, and meteorologist.  Recently named as one of Canada’s Top 100 Explorers by Canadian Geographic, he is also a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographic Society.  Mark has chased (and has been chased...

Minds in Motion

Aug 23 2018 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm
Minds in Motion is a physical activity & brain stimulation program for seniors in the community. This two hour a week program runs for 8 weeks and is a great environment to establish new friendships. Sessions are every Wednesday at the YMCA in...

Three Star Thursdays at M.T. Bellies!

Aug 23 2018 -
4:00pm to 10:00pm
EVERY THURSDAY during the Summer! Malpeque Oysters from PEI, served on a bed of ice with freshly grated horseradish, mignonette, hot sauce, and lemon. PLUS, live music on the patio from 7 pm to 10 pm! Don't forget to grab your bucket of 5 ice-...

Stamford Kiwanis Golf Tournament

Aug 24 2018 - 11:30am
Annual fundraising event golf tournament. Scramble format at Willowdel Golf Club.

Cruise Niagara Nights at Seaway Mall every Friday throughout Summer

Aug 24 2018 -
5:00pm to 10:00pm
Cruise Nights are back at Seaway Mall, on Fridays, at 5:00 pm! Get your cameras ready and enjoy Niagara’s hottest rods. Located in our parking lot, right behind Harveys! Find them every Friday throughout summer! July 13 @ 5:...

Concerts On The Canal FOOD DRIVE

Aug 24 2018 - 7:00pm
SHOW ME HOW ALL WELLAND GOOD WE REALLY ARE Concerts on the Canal FOOD DRIVE has only 3 concerts left before we give away the Beer Keg Cooler. We are at 680lbs of donated food so far. Our goal for the Food Drive is 1000 lbs Big...


Aug 25 2018 -
11:00am to 5:00pm
The Welland Coffee Club announces it's inaugural public event - BubbleFest on Saturday August 25th!   This is a FREE event! There will be bubble contests, art, dog friendly events and music by:   11am- Sarah Boulton 12pm- Heather Glabb...

6th Annual Fundraiser Golf Tournament

Aug 25 2018 - 11:30am
Join us for the Eastdale Alumni 6th Annual Fundraiser Golf Tournament on August 25th at Willodell Golf Club in Niagara Falls.