Embro & Zorra News
EMBRO & ZORRA NEWS
 
Thursday, September 15, 2011 (deadline for next flyer Mon. Sept.26/11)
 
   
McKay's Embro Food Market 475 4148 and www cell-ebrate.com website

 

EMBRO FAIR NEWS
WEEKEND PASSES for EMBRO FAIR available at McKays Food Market. $10/person, Child 10 & under FREE. **Pass does not include Fri. night Teen Dance in hall or the DJ Dance (age of majority) on Sat. night.
NEEDED FOR EMBRO FAIR on Saturday: High School student to do data entry on a computer. Community Hours available. Call Doug Turvey 475 4937
EMBRO FAIR CHILDREN'S COMMITTEE is looking for volunteers to help run activities on the Saturday & Sunday afternoons of the fair. If you are interested, please call Amber 475 4697 or Danielle 475 4937. Community service hours are available.
Embro Fair Membership Number- Due to a new computer program, ALL JUNIOR MEMBERSHIP NUMBERS will be changed. To get your new Junior Membership number please call Doug Turvey 475 4937
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18
FRIDAY NIGHT AT THE FAIR - Official Opening of the Fair, Ambassador Competition at 7:30pm. Come out & support our 4 Contestants.
Following the competition stay around for some great entertainment by "ELVIS" impersonated by James Gibb from Windsor.
JUNIOR SOCK HOP TEEN DANCE at 7 - 11pm
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17
EMBRO FAIR PARADE at 10:30am beginning at Matheson Park.
 
Please support the Zorra Skating Club & enjoy a HOT ROAST BEEF DINNER with HOMEMADE PIE at the Embro Fair from noon to 1:30pm. Adults $12; Children $7. ALSO serving Beef on a Bun, Pizza , Walking Tacos, coffee & cold drinks from food booth on Sat. & Sun.
ALL BREEDS DAIRY SHOW at 12:30pm
CLASSIC CAR & ANTIQUE TRACTOR SHOW - at 1pm
VARIETY SHOW at 2pm. at the Arena Stage
DRIVE IN MOVIE on a GIANT SCREEN at 8:15pm featuring "GREASE". Yes, an Actual Car Drive In Movie. Hope to see you there!
AGE OF MAJORITY DJ DANCE at 9:30pm
MUCH MORE HAPPENING - Pick up your Fair books at Embro businesses. Look for schedule.
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 18
COMMUNITY WORSHIP at 10am in the Arena. Special guests: 9 person gospel group "A String and a Prayer."
HEAVY HORSE SHOW at 10 am.
BRUNCH served at 11am in the Hall by Sim School of Dance
EMBRO FAIR BABY SHOW at 1 pm. Prizes for every baby!
TUG -O-WAR at 1 pm. Come cheer for the Embro teams
PET SHOW at 3 pm. - Hey Kids bring your favorite pet.
 
 
STARTING MONDAY MORNINGS
VON S.M.A.R.T. Exercise Program (Seniors Maintaining Active Rolls Together) at Knox Presbyterian Church, Embro @ 9:15 am. Call Jean for more info. 475 4564
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23
Knox United Church, Embro is offering a "VEGGIE TALES" PA DAY program for elementary kids. Please join us for an exciting & busy day of games, sports, crafts & mission work. Pre-register & donations for youth ministry is appreciated. Registration forms at McKay's Store or call church 475 4060
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28
Knox Presbyterian Church, Embro ANNUAL FALL FOWL FEAST- 3 sittings: 4:30pm, 5:30pm, 6:30pm. Take-out Dinners available. Adult $13.00; Children (12 & under) $6.00; Children 5 & under FREE. For tickets call Al Matheson 475 4909 or McKay's Food Market 475 4148. Wheelchair Accessible & Elevator.
FESTIVAL SOUNDS CHORUS OPEN HOUSE - Ladies, Come see what Sweet Adelines is all about! At 7:15pm at Kiwanis Centre, Stratford. Need a ride call Anne 475 4909 or Lana 475 4039. Come join the fun, the harmony & the friendship!
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1
YOU AND A FRIEND are cordially invited to attend an ALZHEIMER COFFEE BREAK- from 2 - 4:30pm at the home of Bernice Marsland, 495897 10th line. Questions 462 1065. Come have fun and be a part of the largest Alzheimer fundraising event across Canada. All funds raised used to support the services of Alzheimer Society of Oxford. Sponsored by Braemar Women's Institute
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2
EMBRO LEGION 1ST BREAKFAST (then Nov. 6 then starting back up in February) 9am - 1 pm Everyone Welcome! ***We are always looking for volunteers to help with cooking, serving & dishes; High School Students for Community Service hours are Welcome! Please call Sue Hargreaves 475 6266 or Vicki Wilks 475 9051
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4
BLOOD DONOR CLINIC at Embro Community Centre from 5 - 8pm. Please schedule your life saving appointment 1 888 2 DONATE (1 888 236 6283) You can make a difference !
 
McKAY'S FOOD MARKET , Embro
& LCBO AGENCY STORE
BUSINESS HOURS
OPEN - Monday - Friday.- 9 am - 9 pm
OPEN - Saturday - 9 am - 6 pm
OPEN- Sunday - 12 noon - 5 pm
 
 
OTHER ANNOUNCEMENTS
THANK YOU - The family of the late Leonard James Eaton wish to express our sincere appreciation to everyone for your love and support during our time of sorrow. Thank you to all our family, friends and neighbours for all the wonderful food, floral arrangements and all your donations. We would like to extend a special thank you to all the wonderful caring staff at Woodstock Hospital. A special thank you is also extended to Brock & Visser funeral home for their professionalism and compassion, also to Rev. David Snihur for providing guidance and for the beautiful tribute to Len, to Paul Weber for providing pipe music, Thistle Masonic Lodge Embro #250 for the touching service and to Embro U.C.W. for providing a lovely luncheon at the Embro Community Centre. It was heartwarming to see how many lives Len touched over the years. Thank you to everyone who has stood by us in this most difficult time. Norma and the Eaton clan
 
THANK YOU The Harrington & Area Community Association would like to thank the community & volunteers for their continued support of our annual BBQ. A special thank you to the Ingersoll Pipe Band & all those who brought their tractors or items for our silent auction. Thanks again!
 
JOIN THE GIRLS OF ZORRA! - Z.G.H.A. looking for PreAtom/Atom (2001-2004) and Peewee (1999-2000) age players in house & rep levels for the 2011-12 season. "No hockey experience needed!" Visit www.zgha.ca for info. & forms. Sign up for the fun today!
 
COLLECTING EMBRO / KINTORE SOCCER SHIRTS, all sizes to take on Nicaragua mission trip 2012. Drop off at Gerda Schryver 475 6102 (across from Zorra School).
 
I AM AGAIN ASKING for your help as I participate in the ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) WALK in September. All donations are appreciated & those of $20 or more receive a tax receipt. Margaret Lupton, R.R.2, Embro, N0J 1J0 475 4443 or mlupton@zorra.on.ca Thank you for your support!
 
CASH FOR TAPES WINNER
JAMES MATTHEWS $ 8.56
(Winner of the Cash for Tapes Draw receives a cheque for half of their grocery tape, excluding tobacco & liquor)
 
DEADLINE FOR OUR NEXT FLYER
Monday, Sept. 26, 2011 by e-mail to
mckaysfoodmarket@xplornet.com
or FAX McKay's Store 475 0351
or Drop off your item at the store