• Evening of Music, Comedy and Cookies — At the Aylesford United Church Hall at 7:30 p.m.
Not Just For Ladies Night, featuring Wanda Beaudoin and Susan Carter. Also held July 17 at Morden Community Hall at 7:30 p.m., featuring Jon Hemmingway, singer-songwriter, and Susan Carter, MC/Comic.
• Annual Apple Capital Vintage Car Drive — At the Apple Capital Museum, 173 Commercial St., Berwick. From 2-4 p.m. there’s an afternoon drive for seniors at Grand View Manor Complex, Berwick; from 6-7:30 p.m., all ages. Enjoy a ride in a vintage auto and experience what motoring was like in the early days of Nova Scotia’s Apple Capital. Live music, ice cream sundaes, museum tours and games of skill. Freewill donations in support of the Berwick Apple Capital Museum are appreciated.
• 5/10 Kilometre Walk — Meet at Muddy’s Convenience Store, 446 Main St., Wolfville. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. for walking at 6 p.m. Event put on by Valley Trekkers Volkssport Club. Info: 902-678-8278.
• Strawberry Supper — Harmony Baptist Church, 992 Harmony Rd., from 4 -6 pm. Cost: $10 for adults; $5 for children. Menu: turkey cold plate, potato salad, coleslaw, rolls, tea and coffee and strawberry shortcake.
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• Annual Shore Line Yard Sale
•North Mountain Market
• Coldbrook and District Lions Breakfast
• Coldbrook and District Lions Dance
— Every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the North Mountain United Tapestry, 3201 Long Point Rd., in Harbourville. Free admission. Market features local farmers and artisans selling their wares.
• Kentville Chalk Art Festival — From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Webster Street in Kentville. There will be live music, a chalk art competition (with prizes), vendors, a barbecue, and a professional chalk artist on site. Rain date: July 15.
• Wolfville ReCycle Bike Art Festival — From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Waterfront Park in Wolfville. The event will feature music by Test of Time, a barbecue by the Wolfville Lions Club, and bike art. There will be a trail ride to the Chalk Art Festival in Kentville at 1:30 p.m.
• Benefit Show — For Jim Chandler at the Kentville Legion, 1-4 p.m. Entertainment by Basil Davidson, David Arenburg, Chris Clements, Connie Munroe, Mark Clarke, Mike Wark, Robbie Woodworth. Freewill offering. Auction, canteen and 50/50 draw.
• Crib Tournament — At the Meadowview Community Centre, 8464 Brooklyn St., Kentville. Registration at 12:30 p.m., play begins at 1 p.m. High hand optional. Adults only. Cost $20 per team. Open bar and 50/50 draw.
• Drive-In Service — At the Coldbrook Baptist Church at 7 p.m. Message by Chris Johnson, music by Susan Uefffing. Everyone welcome. Freewill offering to support Eastern Valley Baptist Association.
• — The Annapolis Valley Regional Library Bookmobile will visit the East Dalhousie store from 1:30–2:30 p.m.
— At the Lions Hall from 7:30–10 a.m. Cost: $5. Menu: Eggs, sausage, bacon, bologna, pancakes, toast and baked beans.
• Kids Tech: Maker Lab — At the Windsor Regional Library from 10:30 - 11:45 a.m. Children will explore the world of technology, coding and electronics, by creating, building and experimenting. Intended for children ages seven and up. Space is limited; pre-registration required. Call: 902798-5424 or register online.
• Escape room: Diary of a Wimpy Kid — At the Windsor Regional Library from 3-4 p.m. Intended for children ages eight to 12 years. Light snacks will be provided. Registration required.
• Create with Alcohol Inks — At the Isabel & Roy Jodrey Memorial Library in Hantsport from 3-4:30 p.m. Create works of art on ceramic tile in this free workshop. All materials provided. Bring a smock or wear old clothes. The inks also have an alcohol smell so those who are scent-sensitive should be aware. This is for youths ages 13 and up.
• Kids Tech: Maker Lab — At the Isabel & Roy Jodrey Memorial Library in Hantsport from 10:30-11:45 a.m. Children will explore the world of technology, coding and electronics, by creating, building and experimenting. Intended for children ages seven and up. Space is limited; pre-registration required.
Call: 902-684-0103 or register online.
• Fun Foam Printmaking — At the Isabel & Roy Jodrey Memorial Library in Hantsport from 2:30-4 p.m. Design your own stamps and stencils using fun foam and then use them to print your own original pictures. Intended for children ages seven to 10 years.
— At the Royal Canadian Legion’s Branch 009 in Windsor from Meredith will be playing. Admission: $5; adults only. Info 902-798-0888.
• British Motoring Festival Street Party — A portion of Gerrish Street and Water Street in Windsor will be closed to traffic to kick off the ninth annual car show from 7-9 p.m. The public is invited to stop downtown to check out the vehicles on display and speak with the owners.
• Outdoor Gospel Jamboree — At the Upper Vaughan Baptist Church, 81 Lakeview Cres., in Upper Vaughan. Viewing is at 10 a.m. ; ticket draw at 11:30 a.m.; silent auction from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be a yard sale and bake table at 10 a.m.; barbecue at noon. Music will run from 1–3 p.m. and will feature entertainers Gordie and Nancy Flynn; Blake and Nancy Bowman; Larry Croxen; and Harold Hunt. Freewill offering. All proceeds raised go towards the Upper Vaughan Baptist Church Ministry.
• British Motoring Festival — At the King’s-Edgehill School grounds from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Between 150-200 cars are usually on display. This year’s featured car is the MGB. There will be prize draws, valve cover races, and live Celtic music. Food vendors will also be on site. Cost: $3 for adults; $2 for youth under 16 years of age. Admission covers parking fee.
• — At the Meander River Farm Brewery from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. The market will also will be held on Aug. 12 and Sept
16. This market feature 100 per cent Hants County producers and makers. Live music provided by local musician Ryan Harvey and free yoga at noon on Sept. 16 with The Yoga Hen Yoga Adventures, and July 15 and Aug. 12 with Jade Burgess Holistic Yoga. No admission charged.
• Monthly Breakfast — At the Lions Den at the Hants County War Memorial Community Centre in Windsor from 7:30-9:30 a.m. Cost: $7.
This full breakfast is put on by the Windsor and District Lions Club.
• Yoga in the Park — At Uniacke Estate Museum Park at 10 a.m. Join yoga instructor Tanya Clarke. Drop in, no registration required. Cost: $10. Also taking place on July 23.
• — At the Windsor Regional Library, 195 Albert St., at 6 p.m. Games will be provided but feel free to bring your favourite.
• Annapolis Valley Regional Library Bookmobile — Visiting Brooklyn United Church from 11 a.m. until noon; Summerville Fire Hall from 1:30- 4:30 p.m.
• Ewe-niacke Yarn Club Meeting — Every Tuesday night from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Mount Uniacke Public Library.
• Mad Science: Bugs! — At the Windsor Regional Library from 10–11 a.m. Learn about how insects contribute to the environment through the spread of pollen. For children aged five years and up. Registration required.
• Senior’s Day — At the Royal Canadian Legion in Mount Uniacke (Branch 165). Cost is $1. This social function occurs on the third Tuesday of every month. There will be a light snack, chance to mingle and play some games.
• Build It — At the Windsor Regional Library from 10:30–11:30 a.m. An hour of building activities using Jenga, LEGO, blocks and more. Intended for children ages five to 10 years. Registration required.
• Third Thursday Social — At the Windsor Regional Library from 2-4 p.m. There will be easy listening entertainment provided by local musicians. Coffee, tea and light refreshments provided.
• Book Giveaway Day Isabel & Roy Jodrey Memorial Library in Hantsport from 2–8 p.m. Stop by the library during open hours and choose a free book to keep. Books donated by Adopt-A-Library. Available while supplies last. All ages, up to 18 years, welcome.
• Taste Test Challenge — At the Isabel & Roy Jodrey Memorial Library in Hantsport from 3-4:30 p.m. Close your eyes and see if you can taste the difference between brand name and no name snacks. For children ages 10-13 years.
• Community Breakfast — Hosted by the Royal Canadian Legion
Branch #009 in Windsor and the
Navy League Cadets of Canada from 7–10 a.m. Menu: Bacon, sausage, ham, eggs, pancakes, hash browns, toast, and baked beans, juice, coffee and tea. Cost: $6 for adults; $4 for children ages six-12 years; free for children five yeas of age and younger. Takeout available. Info: 902-798-0888.
• Hants County Pumper Duty Races — This firefighting competition occurs in conjunction with the Open Road Big Rig Show and Shine at the Hants County Exhibition Grounds in Windsor. Event starts at 9 a.m.; there’s a canteen on site run by ICE cheerleaders. Day will conclude with light show at dusk. Free to attend.
• Hantsport Music Festival
— From 10 a.m. until 9:30 p.m. at Foundry Road Sports Field in Hantsport. The annual show features an eclectic line up of music, from blues to country, with all Maritime acts. Signal Hill headlines this year’s festival. Other performers include Heather Rankin, Ced, Marty and Dave, No Name Blues Band, Brooklyn Blackmore, the Parsons Brothers and Friends, and Matt Balsor and the
Hill Top Show Band. All proceeds raised are paid back to the volunteer groups that help run the festival. Cost: $25 in advance, $30 at the gate. Info: www.hhmf.ca.
• Yoga in the Park — At Uniacke Estate Museum Park at 10 a.m. Join yoga instructor Tanya Clarke. Drop in, no registration required. Cost: $10.
• Artsy Smartsy — For children aged seven to 11 years at the Isabel & Roy Jodrey Memorial Library from 11 a.m. until noon. Create your own art masterpiece, using science and paint. Registration required.
• Dance — At the Royal Canadian Legion’s Branch 009 in Windsor from Dance to the music of The Upbeats. Admission: $5; adults only. Info: 902798-0888.
• Ham Supper and bake sale — At Vaughans Fire Hall from 4-6 p.m. Proceeds to All Saints Church, Leminster. Cost: $12 for adults, $6 for children under 12 years, free for children under five years. Take-out available.
• Community Breakfast — From 8-10:30 a.m. on the last Saturday of the month at the Ellershouse Community Hall (429 Ellershouse Rd.). Freewill offering. Info: 902-253-2122.
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