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9-11 a.m., Full summerfest breakfast, juice, two eggs, bacon, sausage, home fries, fruit, fresh rolls, tea/coffee, Union Memorial Hall, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Registration, Mira Boat Club Poker Run; evening entertainment by Hat Trick, 8 p.m.-12 a.m.; kitchen opens at 5 p.m.
12-5 p.m., Lobster dinner, Fourchu Hall. Sponsored by Fourchu United Church.
2-4 p.m., Tea, cookies and crafts, Gabarus fire hall. Handcrafted items for sale.
GRAND MIRA SOUTH
7 p.m., Chase the ace, St. Margaret Community Hall. Ticket draw, 8:30 p.m. 19 years and older.
3-6 p.m., Strawberry festival, Loch Lomond Community Hall. Sponsored by the Loch Lomond Heritage Association.
10 p.m.-1 a.m., Square dance (open to all ages), West Mabou Hall. Information, 902-945-2814.
9 a.m., Sydney Harbour Dragon Boat Club meets, Harbourview Drive, Sydney River, east of the Keltic Drive Bridge. 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. 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. 7 p.m., Tarabish game, Club 55. 8 p.m. (OS) Turning Point Group, Friendship Hall, 135 Charlotte St.
8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Farmers market with fresh local foods and handcrafted giftware, 340 Keltic Dr., diagonally opposite Coxheath Road.
9 p.m.-12 a.m., Karaoke, Royal Canadian Legion, downstairs, Midgeley Drive.
8 p.m., Narcotics support group meeting, 4537 Shore Rd.
LOWER RIVER INHABITANTS
8 p.m., 45s card game, Riverdale Community Centre.
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,
ST. GEORGES CHANNEL
9 a.m.-12 p.m. Country breakfast, St. George’s Channel Hall. Sponsored by the Southwest Arm Community Group.
2 p.m., C.B. Parkinsons Group will meet, Grand Lake Fire Department hall. All members are requested to be present. 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.
11 a.m., (CD) AA Westside Group meeting, Spanish River Seniors Club, 1840 Kings Rd.
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, 902-862-4907. 7:15-10 p.m., Bingo, Royal Canadian Legion branch 128, corner of Victoria Road and Wesley Street. Open to the public.