The Victoria Standard is published once every two weeks. Community events for the next issue are due November 2, 2016.
Wednesday, October 26th: K147 Baddeck Sea Cadet Corps meets each Wednesday in the lower level of the Baddeck Community Hall, 6:30 to 8:30 pm. The Cadet Corps is pen to male and female youth from ages 12 to 18 and there is no charge and all are welcome. There are lots of great learning activities that also include things like hiking and sailing. Contact Laura Dixon at 902-295-0945 for more information.
Friday, October 28th: Growing an Island-wide Food Network: Calling all individuals and organizations with an interest in growing Cape Breton’s food system. 1-4 pm at the Frolic and Folk Pub at Iona Heights Inn. RSVP to email@example.com
A.A. Meeting at 8 pm at Baddeck Rooms. Discussion. Graham 295-2936.
Saturday, October 29th: Cabot Trail Lions Annual Auction at 1 pm at Cape North Fire Hall. Lots of great items to bid on! Make sure to come out and pick up some early Christmas gifts.
Celtic New Year Turkey Dinner sponsored by St. Ann’s Bay United Church with dinner served at 6 at the North Shore and District Volunteer Fire Department Hall. Happy hour at 5:30 pm, sponsored by the fire department, silent auction. For tickets, call Wendy 929-2565 firstname.lastname@example.org, Dianne 929-2977 or Marion 929-2270 email@example.com.
Annual Tea and Sale at Little Narrow Presbyterian Church and sponsored by the Church Ladies Aid from 1-3 pm. There will be tables for crafts, baking, dollar gifts and a variety of desserts. Please join us.
Sunday, October 30th: Breakfast Brunch from 9 am to noon at Big Bras d’or Fire Hall. Adults, $8, children, $4 eat in or take out.
A.A. Meeting - Baddeck Serenity at 8 pm. OP/S/D at Knox Presbyterian hall. Call Sonny at 295-3172.
Tuesday, November 1st:: A.A. Meeting at 8 pm at Baddeck Rooms. Discussion. Graham 2952936.
Wednesday, November 2nd: Public Flu Immunization Clinics for Victoria County at St. Andrew’s parish hall in Neil’s Harbour from 2-6 pm. If you have any questions or need more information, please contact your local Public Health office 902-336-2395.
K147 Baddeck Sea Cadet Corps meets each Wednesday in the lower level of the Baddeck Community Hall, 6:30 to 8:30 pm. (for details see Oct 26)
Thursday, November 3rd: The Alexander Graham Bell Club is celebrating its 125th Anniversary with an open meeting at 7:30 pm in the Theatre in the Bell Museum with speaker, Rose Surrette, the administrator of the Victoria County Memorial Hospital. The topic will be “Healthy Communities for Generations.” All are invited to attend.
Saturday, November 5th: 3-Course Dinner (Beef or Salmon) at 6 pm at Middle River Community Hall at 6 pm. Tickets, $25 - contact Jessie 295-2405, David 295-2331 or Katie 295-2370.
Public Flu Immunization Clinics for Victoria County at St. John’s Hall in North Bay, Ingonish from noon to 4 pm. If you have any questions or need more information, please contact your local Public Health office 902-3362395.
Saturday & Sunday November 5th and 6th: Munro Crafters Guild Annual Sale, Big Bras d,or Fire Hall - Saturday, November 5th, 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, November 6th, noon to 5 pm. Free Admission! Crafts, Knitting, Weaving, Hooking, Home Baking and Preserves. Visa, Mastercard & American Express Accepted.
Monday, November 7th: Annual Meeting of the Baddeck Public Library Society will be held at 7 pm at the Baddeck Public Library. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Friday, November 11th: Remembrance Day Service will be held at the North River War Memorial (Riverside Cemetery) at 10:55 am with Rev. Corrie Stewart as guest speaker. Anyone wishing to lay a wreath is aske to contact Joan at 902-929-2262 or joan. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday, November 13th: Festive Fashions at 7 pm at the Baddeck Community Centre, a fun-filled evening of local fashions (with buying opportunities), jewellry, finger foods, cash wine bar, music & door prizes. Sponsored by the VCMH Baddeck Auxiliary. For tickets, call Elaine 2953110, lola 295-2921. Mark your calendar for this special evening in support of our local hospital and get a start on your Christmas shopping.
Sunday, November 20th: Memorial Service hosted by the Hospice Society of Victoria County at 3 pm. Candles will be lit to remember those who died in the past year. All are welcome!