Cape Breton Community Calendar is a public service listing of community events sponsored by nonprofit groups. To ensure adequate advance publication, submit notices at least two weeks prior to the event. Limit announcements to 24 words or less. Telephone 563-3838; fax 562-7077 or email your event to email@example.com.
ALBERT BRIDGE • Country market, Albert Bridge fire hall. Sellers can reserve a table by calling 902-564-9736. Sponsored by Albert Bridge Recreation Association EAST BAY 12 p.m., Zumba, East Bay fire hall, 3542 East Bay Highway. 8 p.m., Meat darts, Northside East Bay fire hall. Registration, 7:30 p.m. Everyone welcome. GABARUS LAKE 4-6 p.m., Strawberry festival, Zion/Wesley United Church. GRAND MIRA SOUTH 7 p.m., Chase the ace, St. Margaret Community Hall. Ticket draw, 8:30 p.m. Everyone invited. 19 years and older. MABOU 10 p.m.-1 a.m., Square dance (open to all ages), West Mabou Hall. Information, 902-945-2814. PORT HOOD 4-6:30 p.m., Spaghetti supper with salad, desert, Port Hood fire hall. SYDNEY 9 a.m., Sydney Harbour Dragon Boat Club meets, Harbourview Drive, Sydney River, east of the Keltic Drive Bridge. The club will supply equipment and training. Information, 902-217-3334 or 902-322-2566. 10 a.m., Sydney Amateur Radio Club, 11 St. Bridget St. open house information on how to qualify for basic amateur radio certificate. Sponsored by Sydney Amateur Radio Club. 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Gamblers Anonymous meeting, St. Theresa Church, Whitney Avenue, basement door. 11 a.m. (CD), Saturday morning group, Salvation Army, 55 Inglis St. 5:30 p.m., French mass, Etoile de l’Acadie School, Inglis Street entrance. Information, 902-2702771. 7 p.m., Tarabish game, Club 55. 8 p.m. (OS) Turning Point Group, Friendship Hall, 135 Charlotte St. SYDNEY RIVER 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Farmers market with fresh local foods and handcrafted giftware, 340 Keltic Dr., diagonally opposite Coxheath Road. WESTMOUNT 9 p.m.-12 a.m., Karaoke, Royal Canadian Legion, downstairs, Midgeley Drive.
ESKASONI 8 p.m., Narcotics support group meeting, 4537 Shore Rd. HOWIE CENTRE 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Pancake and sausage breakfast, eat-in or takeout, Royal Canadian Legion branch 151 East Bay (Howie Center). Call 902-564-0672 for takeout. JOHNSTOWN 2 p.m., Annual outdoor mass, Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine, behind Sacred Heart Church. 2-5 p.m., Annual strawberry festival, Johnstown parish hall. Strawberries, biscuits, bonnach, oatcakes and tea. Sponsored by Sacred Heart Ladies Group. JUDIQUE 2-5 p.m., Highland Guitar Society jam session, community centre, 5473 Route 19. Singers and instrumentalists of every age, genre and skill level welcome. A small fee: tea, sandwiches and sweets served. Entertainers admitted free but should check in with Bill MacDonald, 902-787-2805. 3-7 p.m., Ceilidh, Celtic Music Centre, www.celticmusicsite.com. LOWER RIVER INHABITANTS 8 p.m., 45s card game, Riverdale Community Centre. MABOU 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Mabou Farmers Market, Mabou Arena. Home baking, potted plants, wooden and leather goods. Local vegetables, photos, N.S. wines. Lunch served. www.maboufarmersmarket.ca. SYDNEY 1-4 p.m., Southend Community Centre, 28 Hilliview St., partnered with MacKenzie College music students, hosting Jammin’ at the Centre. Free event with voluntary donations, open to all ages. Snacks and refreshments. 8 p.m.-12 a.m., Karaoke jackpot, Royal Canadian Legion branch 12 (in the lounge). Pearl & Pepper. Members and guests. 8 p.m., (CD) AA How Group meeting, 3 Kateri St., Membertou. 8 p.m. (CS) Sydney Central Group, Friendship Hall, 135 Charlotte St. SYDNEY RIVER 11 a.m., (CD) AA Westside Group meeting, Spanish River Seniors Club, 1840 Kings Rd. WHITNEY PIER 3:30-5:30 p.m., Schooner Curling Club hosts chase the ace, 61 Military Rd. 6:30 p.m., Church in Jesus, Menelik Hall, 88 Laurier St., fellowship for preaching, praise and worship. Information, Pastor Jack, 902-5774163 or Pastor O’Connell, 902862-4907. 7:15-10 p.m., Bingo, Royal Canadian Legion branch 128, corner of Victoria Road and Wesley Street. Open to the public. For upcoming events, see today’s Cape
Breton Post, page C4. For more community calendar events
see pages A6 and A7.