Night markets, nature walks & more! There’s lots to do in May!

Pasta Dinner

Friday, May 3 | 5:00pm-6:30pm
St Paul’s Anglican Church, 92 St. Paul St., Essex

Join St. Paul’s Anglican Church for their monthly pasta dinner.  Adults are $10 and children ages 6-12 are $5.

Click here for the event flyer.

St. Paul’s Anglican Church is wheelchair accessible.

Thank you to Pendo Omar for submitting this event!

Mill Street Night Market

Friday, May 3 | 5:00pm-10:00pm
Mill Street West, Leamington

Head to downtown Leamington for the first monthly Mill Street Night Market! Mill Street West will be pedestrian only, and over 20 vendors will be selling crafts, antiques, food/drinks, baked goods and more.  Enjoy live music, glow in the dark mini golf, giant Jenga and more!  The Night Market is free and open to all ages.

Click here for more information.

Forest Therapy Walk

Wednesday, May 15 | 6:30pm-9:30pm [please arrive by 6:20]
Brunet Park, LaSalle

Forest therapy is the practice of spending time in nature for the purpose of enhancing health, wellness, and happiness.

Join Jessica Middleton, a certified Forest Therapy Guide, for a sunset forest therapy walk through Brunet Park in LaSalle.  Wear comfortable footwear/clothing and bring insect repellent.  Space is limited and registration is required.  Email to RSVP.

Coffee House Soiree

Friday, May 10 | 7:00pm-10:00pm
L’Essor Arts Centre, 13605 St Gregory’s Rd, Tecumseh

Enjoy a night of local talent at the Town of Tecumseh’s Coffee House Soiree.  Admission to this event is FREE.

The L’Essor Arts Centre is wheelchair accessible.

Click here for more info.

The Nature of Music

Monday, May 13 | 6:00pm-7:00pm
Hillman Marsh Conservation Area, Leamington

Join Essex Region Conservation and 4th Wall Music for “The Nature of Music”, at Hillman Marsh Conservation Area in Leamington. 4th Wall Music presents classical music concerts that are interactive and educational.  This is a FREE outdoor performance.  All ages are welcome.  Please bring your own chair.  Refreshments will be available for purchase.

Click here for more info.

Community Lunch – Harrow United Church

Thursdays | 11:30am
Harrow United Church, 45 Munger E., Harrow

Meet new people and enjoy a community lunch at the Harrow United Church.  There is no cost, however donations are encouraged.

If you have any questions, or have a suggestion for our next blog post, contact:

Natalie Crawford
Project Manager, Community Engagement

519-776-6483 ext 282

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