Winter Porch Party – Kitchener Public Library, 85 Queen St. 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 19
If you’re feeling the January blues, here’s one way to shake them off. Two areas of the library will have live music including Twas Now, Onion Honey, Pedro Fernandez and Acoustic Steel. See http://kplca.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=29518&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2019/01/14 for details.
3D Certification Programs – Brantford Public Library, 173 Colborne St. 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Saturday Jan. 19 and multiple further dates.
Here’s your chance to bring creativity to the next level! The Library now offers card holders the chance to print 3D designs that last up to eight hours. This certification program is mandatory for customers that want to print items that take longer than one hour. The program will provide an introduction to 3D printing and cover resources needed to get you started creating and modifying designs. The certification program is open to people ages 13+ and no previous experience is required. The Library has a range of professional 3D printers, including one that prints in multiple colours. Registration for the certification sessions is required. See https://brantford.library.on.ca/events/agenda/category/main-library/ for details.
Rabbie Burns Dinner & Dance – Royal Canadian Legion Branch 163, 435 Limeridge Road East, Hamilton Saturday Jan. 19 5:30 pm to 12:00 midnight
Join the 163 for their annual tribute to a Scottish Bard, Rabbie Burns. Entertainment features the 163 Pipes & Drums, the Sandra Bald-Jones, Schiehallion Dancers, followed by dancing to the live rock group “PRIME”. Dinner will be traditional Scottish Meat Pies & Haggis. Tickets $30 each can be purchased at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 163 Bar or by calling 905-517-8128. Doors open at 5:30 pm with the dinner procession starting at 6:00 pm. See https://www.facebook.com/events/198683707356413 for more.
The Bridal Show Burlington/Oakville – Oakville Conference Centre, 2515 Wyecroft Rd. Saturday Jan. 19 & Sunday Jan. 20 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Meet the area’s top wedding experts, enter to win incredible prize packages or just kick back and enjoy the fashion show. Brides to be will want to visit the Bridal Show as they receive complimentary admission. Tickets are $12. Plus, enter to WIN a $100 HBC Gift Card. Visit https://www.thebridalshow.ca/ for more.
Winter Festival Of Lights – Niagara Region, Until January 31 2019
The most enchanting of Niagara attractions, The Winter Festival of Lights, has become a Holiday tradition for over one million visitors from around the globe. One of Ontario’s top 100 Festivals and Events, also named as the Metro Toronto Convenction Centre Event of the Year by the Tourism Association of Canada. With spectacular light displays, the Fallsview Sound and Light Show, Holiday Lights Tours and over 3 million lights displayed along the Niagara Parkway, Dufferin Islands and Niagara Falls. See https://wfol.com/ for details.