Thrift stores for NOVA offer clothing for the whole family, shoes, books, housewares, jewelry, furniture, and more. All proceeds will go to Nova West-Island. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Plaza Pointe Claire store, 321, boul. St-Jean (514-697-8457); Saint AnneThrift shop, 43 rue Ste-Anne in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue (514-457-1642) and the Thrift Store Bookstore (next door), 43, rue Ste-Anne Open Tuesday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thrift store of second-hand furniture and books (514-694-8417), 449, boul. Beaconsfield to Beaconsfield, and the Kirkland Thrift Store (514-697-8457), 2750, boul. Saint Charles. in Kirkland. All accept donations. Visit friperiefornova.com.
Thrift shop hosted by the West Island Relief Fund (FAIM) is open Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 21 Center Commercial in Roxboro. Dial 514-683-0456.
Thrift store/The Bunker is open every Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the War Memorial Library, 60 Elm St., Hudson. Dial 450-458-4814.
Lisa Kimberley Glickman solo show, The Reverie series, blends fabulous nature with a love of color, giving it a hint of mystery. The vernissage will take place on November 6 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Découverte room of the Beaconsfield library, 303, boul. Beaconsfield, Beaconsfield. Refreshments will be served. Coloring books (for Quebec Bird Protection, Le Nichoir and the McGill Bird Observatory), maps and other small items will be available at the opening. The exhibit runs through November during regular library hours.
Men’s duckpin bowling every Monday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Valois bowling alley. Cost: $10. For more information, call Bill at 514-684-9323.
Senior Men’s Contract Bridge Club meets every Tuesday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Edwin-Crawford Residence, 35 Ave. Maywood, Point Claire. Cost $5. No partner or commitment required. Dial 514-435-4215.