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April 13

Fri­day Fun Times

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Mag­gie’s Place, 11 Elm­wood Dr., Amherst. Free dropin play­group for par­ents/care­givers and chil­dren. Call 902-667-7250 for more in­for­ma­tion.

Ox­ford Preg­nancy and Beyond 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Ex­pect­ing par­ents and par­ents with babies and young chil­dren are in­vited to join Pub­lic Health and Mag­gie’s Place at the Nazerene Church, Ox­ford. Call 902667-7250 for more in­for­ma­tion.

April 14

Knights of Colum­bus Break­fast

8 to 11 a.m. at the Knights of Colum­bus Hall, 5 Ro­bie St., Amherst.

April 15

Amherst Head Ceme­tery AGM

6 p.m. at the home of Mar­ian Hay­lock, 3651 High­way 6, Amherst Head. Any­one in­ter­ested is wel­come to at­tend.

April 16

Cof­fee and Con­ver­sa­tion

9 to 10:30 a.m. at Mag­gie’s Place, Elm­wood Drive, Amherst. Par­ent dis­cus­sion group with cof­fee/tea and a snack. Child­care and trans­porta­tion within town lim­its pro­vided. Call 902667-7250 for more in­for­ma­tion.

April 17

Evil Ge­nius Club

3 to 4 p.m. at the Four Fa­thers Me­mo­rial Li­brary, Amherst. Call 902667-2549 for more in­for­ma­tion. This week’s theme Gross Sci­ence. For ages nine to 14.

Read­ers Night Out Book Club

7 to 8 p.m. at the Four Fa­thers Me­mo­rial Li­brary, Amherst. Call 902-667- 2549 to reg­is­ter.

Bread Work­shop

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. bread­mak­ing work­shop at Mag­gie’s Place, 11 Elm­wood Dr., Amherst. Child­care and trans­porta­tion avail­able. Call 902-667-7250 to reg­is­ter.

Shake Your Sil­lies

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Amherst Wes­leyan Church, 6 Maltby Crt., Amherst. Par­ents and chil­dren are in­vited to join Mag­gie’s Place staff for a free drop-in phys­i­cal ac­tiv­ity-based play­ground. For in­for­ma­tion, call 902-667-7250.

April 18

Once Upon A Time

10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Four Fa­thers Me­mo­rial Li­brary, Amherst. Join us along with Mag­gie’s Place ev­ery Wed­nes­day for songs, sto­ries and snacks. For chil­dren up to age five. Call 902667-2549 for more in­for­ma­tion.

Na­tional Film Day

7 to 9 p.m. at the Miner’s Me­mo­rial Li­brary, Springhill, fea­tur­ing Into the For­est. Cel­e­brate Canada by watch­ing a great Cana­dian film. Free ad­mis­sion, but do­na­tions cheer­fully ac­cepted.

Movie Night at the Hall

7:30 p.m. at the Parrs­boro Hall fea­tur­ing The Glass Cas­tle

New­com­ers Club

6-8 p.m. Are you and im­mi­grant, new to Cum­ber­land Couty? Come to Mag­gie’s Place to en­joy a so­cal time and guest speak­ers. Child­care and trans­porta­tion avail­able. Call 902-667-7250 to reg­is­ter.

Film Day

7 p.m. Na­tional Cana­dian Film Day fea­tur­ing Long Time Run­ning at the Four Fa­thers Me­mo­rial Li­brary. Doc­u­men­tary fea­tures the 2016 Trag­i­cally Hip tour with Gord Downie.

Emo­tional Cop­ing

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Dr. Car­son and Mar­ian Mur­ray Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, Springhill. Join the staff from Mag­gie’s Place to dis­cuss strate­gies to deal with dif­fi­cult emo­tions. Child­care pro­vided. Call 902-667-7250 to reg­is­ter.

April 19 Wills and Es­tate Plan­ning

6 to 7 p.m. at the Miner’s Me­mo­rial Li­brary, Springhill. Learn about wills and liv­ing wills, power of at­tor­ney and des­ig­na­tions. Call 902-597-2211 for more in­for­ma­tion. Pre­sented by Bill Fair­banks and the Cum­ber­land Bar­ris­ters As­so­ci­a­tion.

Baby Friendly Drop-In

1 to 3 p.m. at Mag­gie’s Place, 11 Elm­wood Dr., Amherst. Chat with Pub­lic Health and Mag­gie’s Place re­gard­ing your child’s health, have your baby weight, breast­feed­ing sup­port and more. Call 902-667-7250 for more in­for­ma­tion.

Snug­gle Bugs

9:30 to 11 a.m. at Mag­gie’s Place, 11 Elm­wood Dr., Amherst. Sup­port and in­for­ma­tion for par­ents with babies up to 18 months old. Call Donna for in­for­ma­tion at 902-667-7250. Child­care and trans­porta­tion pro­vided.

The Com­mu­nity Happenings are free to non­profit or­ga­ni­za­tions. 30-word max­i­mum. Writ­ten sub­mis­sions to: Com­mu­nity Happenings, P.O. Box 280, 147 South Al­bion St., Amherst Town Square Mall, Amherst, N.S., B4H 2X2. Fax: 667-0419, e-mail dar­rell.cole@amher­st­news.ca. No­tices will not be taken over the phone. Cur­rent events open to the pub­lic only. No­tices of yard sales and dances will not be pub­lished.

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