COMMUNITY news Never a shortage of fun opportunities
The Berwick library is full of fun things for children to do this week.
March 15 from 1 to 3 p.m. is Literacy Break. From 3:30 to 5 p.m. there will be hands-on technology exploration for ages eight and up. Both events are drop-in.
March 15 is also the Ides of March. The Ides of March is best known as the date on which Julius Caesar was assassinated in 44 BC. Skip ahead two days and we have St. Patrick’s Day, a better known and celebrated day.
March 16 features Breakout: Save the world from Zombies. This is for ages 12 to 17 and runs from 2 to 3 p.m.
Also on March 16, the Creative Fiber group is still meeting from 1 to 3 p.m.
On March 17 the Kidz Book Club for ages nine to 14 takes place between 6 and 7 p.m. and Book Talk for Teens for ages 15 to 18 is 7 to 8 p.m.
On March 21 is Afternoon of Games for adults from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. ***
The dinner theatre at Christ Church in Berwick takes place May 4, 5, 6, 18, 19 and 20th. Tickets are now on sale by calling Sheila at 902-538-0362.
Dr. David Dodd, of Victoria, B.C., has been spending some time at his childhood home place on Main Street while he is working in Nova Scotia.
There were five tables of 45s in play at the South Berwick Community Centre on March 7. Prizewinners were first, Sharon Kilcup; second, Shirley Rogers; third, Charlie Foster; 50/50, Shirley Rogers and the door prize went to Al Sipley.
The Mcpherson Auxiliary met at the Berwick Baptist Church on March 6. Devotions were given by Jeannie Huntley – “The Great Tomorrow” and It’s a Wonderful World.” Marilyn Reeves read “Life’s Season” which she followed with prayer. There were nine members present.
A donation was made to the memorial fund. Get well cards were sent out. At the next meeting the group is doing an Easter offering. Each member will do a donation as a fundraiser rather than doing a coffee party.
The next meeting will be April 3 at 2 p.m.