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Event Watch

Join us for AIDS Awareness Week – November 24 to December 1, 2019

October 23rd, 2019 at 5:09 pm

World AIDS Day Event on November 29, 2019
White Water Gallery at 10:00 AM

November is a very important month for AIDS service organizations across Canada and internationally. AIDS Awareness Week (November 24th to December 1st, 2019) culminates with a number of poignant and inclusive events in North Bay and in our catchment area. Once again, we will gather together to mark World AIDS Day on Friday, November 29th at the White Water Gallery (122 Main Street East, North Bay) at 10:30 AM (Reception begins at 10:00 AM). Please join us for the vigil paying tribute to loved ones lost to HIV/AIDS and the official proclamation. After our ceremony, we will join our volunteers and friends to tie red scarves in downtown North Bay as part of the Red Scarf Project to bring HIV/AIDS awareness. Also, our local galleries and tattoo studios will be exhibiting displays dedicated to those lost in the arts community to HIV/AIDS as part of a Day Without Art. Hope you can join us!

Click on the attached link for a PDF version of the following documents. http://aidsnorthbay.com/wp-content/uploads/2019.10.23_AAW.Events-1.pdf

World Hepatitis Day July 25

June 5th, 2019 at 3:30 pm

It’s going to be World Hepatitis Day in North Bay, Thursday, July 25th, 2019! A day to remember those we’ve lost to the disease, to learn, to raise awareness and a day where free Hepatitis C and HIV testing will be available. Come out and be part of the unveiling of our new outreach van.  There will also be a free BBQ, games, henna art and live music featuring singer, songwriter, Chris Vega! It all takes place at the Leger Square next to North Bay City Hall starting at 11:00 AM.  Meet ACNBA staff, enjoy the camaraderie, food and fun and check your health status. Hope you can join us!

For more information, please review the attached  World Hepatitis Day itinerary

A Taste for Life 2019

April 14th, 2019 at 2:11 pm

A Taste for Life is our exciting spring fundraiser that works in cooperation with participating local restaurants. ACNBA invites area residents, their friends and family to attend our host restaurants for a special evening of fine dining and in turn the restaurants  donate 25% of the evening’s receipts to ACNBA. This delicious event takes place on May 1st, 2019 in over 23 cities across Canada!

All participants have to do is go out to one of Tasteful 11 host restaurants and have a great meal and great time to support a great cause!

By dining out, you can complete the ballot for a chance to win a $25 gift certificate at the host restaurant.

For more information, please see A Taste for Life website!

The Deceiving Divas 2019

February 6th, 2019 at 2:49 pm

 

The Deceiving Divas are back!   On Friday, February 22nd, the AIDS Committee of North Bay & Area brings this sensational Toronto drag show to the Voyager’s Summit Nightclub.  This talented troupe will thrill and amaze, impersonating some the entertainment industry’s biggest female stars!  This show is sure to be a sellout so get your tickets now at The Voyager or at ACNBA.  $30 in advance and  $35 at the door.  Enjoy an exciting night out while supporting a great cause!

Free Two Day Harm Reduction Learning & Networking Symposium

October 10th, 2018 at 2:23 pm

This FREE 2 day event is open to staff of health and social service organizations – both management and front line staff are encouraged to attend. There will be a mixture of presentations, panel discussions and group networking. Lunch and snacks will be provided. Details here.