• Bookmobile Visit — At Apple Tree Landing in Canning from 2:30-3:30 p.m.
• AVDA monthly meeting — At the Greenwich Fire Hall, 9798 Hwy 1 (just west of Exit 11) at 7 p.m. The program for the evening will be with Heather Lawrie-Morse. Anyone interested in decorative art is welcome to attend. Cost: $20. For more info, visit the
AVDA Facebook page.
• Afternoon of 45s — At Berwick Heights, 3060 Hwy
221, Weston, Kings County. beginning at 2 p.m. Registration fee is $10. Singles may also register. Pre-registration encouraged. There will be prizes. Proceeds will be donated to Valley Child Development, in Coldbrook.
• Fairy House Walk — From 11 a.m.-2 p.m. held by the Black Rock Trails Association. Family event using the short trail starting at the trailhead at 4404 Black Rock Rd., and allowing those who are young at heart build fairy houses and attend a fairy tea. Freewill donation to the trail association.
• Ladies Day — At the Annapolis
Valley Shooting Sports Club, 1-4 p.m. Participants are asked to bring a nonperishable food item for the food bank.
• Breakfast — From 7-10 a.m., at the Centreville Community Hall, held by the Good Neighbour Club. Freewill offering collected. Menu: Eggs, bacon, sausages, juice, coffee, tea, homemade hashbrowns, homemade beans, toast, etc. Everyone welcome.
• Dance — At the Kentville Legion starting at 9 p.m. Big Deal will be playing. Cost: $8; adults only. Bar and kitchen available.
• International Dot Day — Come make your mark at the Berwick and District Library from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. International Dot Day, a global celebration of creativity, courage and collaboration, began when teacher Terry Shay introduced his classroom to Peter H. Reynold’s book The Dot on Sept 12, 2009. The Dot is the story of a caring teacher who dares a doubting student to trust in her own abilities by being brave enough to “make her mark”. What begins with a small dot on a piece of paper becomes a breakthrough in confidence and courage, igniting a journey of self-discovery and sharing, which has gone on to inspire countless children and adults around the globe. This event is intended for youth ages five to 18 years.
• End of Life Planning Seminar — At the Kingston Lions Club, 1482 Veterans Lane, Kingston, from 10 a.m. until noon. Workshop topics include: how to protect against identity theft using Final Documents Service; the best wat to preplan your final arrangements; how to save money on your funeral costs; the 49 decisions that must be made in the first 48 hours of one’s passing; what your executor should know in finalizing your affairs; how to prepare proper documentation for the deceased. Refreshments and door prizes. RSVP to Ron Osmond at 902-765-3063.
• — At Christ Church, in Berwick, from 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Free admission; lunch is available.
• Big Breakfast — At the Wolfville and District Lions Club from 7-10 a.m. Cost: $7 for adults and $4 for children under 10 years.
• Craft Fair — At the Waterville and District Fire Hall, 1415 County Home Rd. from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Canteen and bake table. All proceeds going to Berwick United Church Camp.
• Breakfast — At the Aylesford United Church from 8–11 a.m. Freewill offering. Sponsored by the Committee of Stewards for church expenses.
• Quiz Night — At the Berwick Legion starting at 7 p.m. Prizes to the winning team. There will be a 50/50 draw. Homemade pizza, plus ceasar bar.
• — Will resume regular meetings in the Port Williams Community Centre. The hall opens at 12:30 p.m. to provide an informal opportunity for people to trade, talk stamps, et cetera. Meetings start at 1:30 p.m. and include a form of presentation and auction. Guests always welcome. Monthly meetings are the first and third Saturdays of the month from October to the first Saturday of June.
• Chase the Ace — At the R.C.L. Br. 098 in Kingston. This started back up Sept. 8. Ticket sales will be available every Saturday at the Kingston Legion until the winning jackpot number is drawn. Tickets are three for $5 and are sold from 1-3 p.m., with a draw at 3:30 p.m.
• — At the Kingston Baptist Church, 695 Main
St., Kingston at 7 p.m. Music by the Lawrencetown Male Choir. Fellowship time follows.
• 5th Annual Battle of Britain Concert — At the Kingston Centennial Park Beaman Bandstand at 3:30 p.m. In support of the Greenwood Military Aviation Museum. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the sounds of the 14 Wing Band as they commemorate Canada’s contribution to the Battle of Britain. Guest vocalist is David Holborn. Free, however, a donation would be accepted. In case of rain, the concert will be moved indoors to the Annapolis Mess, 14 Wing Greenwood.
• Hymn Sing — At the Wolfville Ridge Baptist Church at 7 p.m. Guests will be The Messengers. A time of fellowship and refreshment to follow. Freewill offering collected.
• The Adrian Campbell Ride — At Newcomb Branch Road, behind Kentville starting at 10 a.m. Check in opens at 8:30 a.m. Pre-register at www.adriancampbell.org. Freewill offering in support of the Adrian Campbell Scholarships. Ride leaves from the “farm” near Canning. This years two scholarship recipients — Noah James and Chance Blackstone — will lead out the ride with Adrian’s sons Jackson, Ryder and A.J. Enjoy music and a post ride barbecue at the farm.
• Taoist Tai Chi Open House — At the Middleton Firehall from 6-7:30 p.m. Beginner classes starting on Sept 18 from 6–7:30 p.m. Info: 902-7656378.
• New Exhibit — ‘Gibson Woods: A Testimony to Resilience’ is currently showing in the main hallway of the Kings County Museum until midDecember.
“See You in September” Soup/ Corn Chowder Luncheon — At the Port Williams United Baptist Church, Lockwood Hall, from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Menu includes soups, fresh breads, decadent desserts, and tea or coffee for $8 per person.
• — At the Kentville Fire Hall from 5-8 p.m.
• Ham and Baked Bean Supper — At the Black Rock
Jolly Workers Hall, 4078
Black Rock Rd., from 4:306:30 p.m. Freewill offering collected. Menu includes: homemade baked beans, potato scallop, ham, rolls and a variety of homemade pies.
• Pool – At the Berwick Legion at 7 p.m. Cost: $3 entry fee. Cash prize to winner.
• Author Visit — At Kings Riverside Court from 7-8:30 p.m. Learn more about author Lesley Crewe’s 10th book, Beholden, in the Bluenose Lounge, 125 Webster St. in Kentville.
• Bookmobile Visit — At PEOPLEWORX in Coldbrook from 2-3 p.m.
• Canadian Blood Services Blood Donor Clinic — At the Kentville Fire Hall from 1-3 p.m. and again from 5-8 p.m.
• S.O.U.P. — At the Berwick Legion (upstairs) from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Free soup luncheon.
Valley Trekkers Volkssport Club 5/10 km, 1B Walk — From Wolfville to Grand Pre on the dykes. Meet at Robie Tufts Monument, 117 Front St., in Wolfville. Registration is at 12:30 p.m. for walking at 1 p.m.
• 5th Annual Quilt Show — At historic St. Mary’s Anglican Church, in Auburn, from 1-4 p.m. Also on Sept 22. Come and enjoy beautiful handmade quilts, live music and tea. Admission: $7.
• Backyard Barbecue and Chase the Ace — At the Berwick Legion from 5-7 p.m. Menu consists of burgers, sausages, hotdogs, salads and desserts. Chase the ace tickets are three for $5.
• Dance — At the Kentville Legion starting at 9 p.m. Silver Flame will be playing. Cost: $8; adults only. Bar and kitchen available.
• Workshop on a Christian Response to Medically Assisted Death — At L’Arche Building, 341 Main St., Wolfville from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Bring a sandwich. Soup, tea and coffee provided. Registration: 902-542-2894/ email@example.com by
• Annapolis Valley Giant Vegetable Growers 10th Anniversary Weighoff — At Glad Gardens, Hwy #1, Waterville from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free admission.
• Ticket Auction — At the Aylesford Fire Hall from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Proceeds to the Aylesford Firefighters Auxiliary.
• Flea Market — At the Scott’s Bay Community Hall from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Table rental: $5. Info: 902-5827489.
• Jam Session — At the Berwick Legion from 2-5 p.m. Bring your talent or just come and enjoy an afternoon of music. Free.
• Bookmobile Visit — At Parkwood Estates in Coldbrook from 2:30-3:30 p.m.
• Canadian Blood Services Blood Donor Clinic — At the Morfee Centre CFB Greenwood from 5-8 p.m.
• — At the Windsor Regional Library from 6-8 p.m. Find out about the Valley Connector Program and grow your networks.
• Jam Session — At the Ardoise Community Hall starting at 7 p.m. Donation at the door with a shared lunch and a 50/50 draw. Info: 902-757-2900.
• Dance — At the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 009 in Windsor from 7– 11 p.m. Meredith will be playing. Admission: $5; adults only. Info: 902798-0888.
• 6th Annual Avondale Garlic Fest
— Featuring more than 80 booths of juried art, garlic and garlic products, wine and food tastings, grower lectures, cooking demos, and contests that include a garlic eating contest at 2 p.m. This is the largest garlic festival in Eastern Canada and is held on the grounds of the Avondale Sky Winery from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Info: 902-7573138; www.avondalegarlicfest.com.
• Community Breakfast — Hosted by the Windsor Legion Branch 009 and the Navy League Cadets of Canada. The meal includes bacon, sausage, ham, eggs, pancakes, hash browns, toast, and baked beans, juice, coffee and tea. Cost: $6 for adults; $4 for children aged six to 12 years; free for children five years and younger. Takeout is available. Info: 902-798-0888.
• Dance — At the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 009 in Windsor from 8 p.m. to midnight. Concrete Sunday will be playing. Admission: $8 or $15 per couple; adults only. Info: 902-798-0888.
• Benefit — At the Brooklyn Civic Centre, 995 Highway 215, at 7 p.m. There will be a silent auction followed by a dance at 9 p.m., featuring live music and a cash bar. Benefit is to assist Melissa Parnell with expenses during her illness.
• Terry Fox Run — Registration at 10 a.m. on Jakeman Field at King’sEdgehill School, with the official event beginning at 11 a.m. Participants walk, run, or cycle the five-kilometre route, which weaves its way through Windsor, beginning and ending on the KES campus. A barbecue will follow for all participants. Info: www.terryfoxrun.org or contact the Windsor Run Organizer, Taya Shields, at 902-798-2278.
• Dime Auction — At the Ardoise Community Hall. Viewing at noon with draws at 1 p.m. Canteen open. Proceeds go to The Sagewood Nursing Home in Lower Sackville and to the hall.
• Pop-Up Summer Market — At the Meander River Farm Brewery from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. This market features 100 per cent Hants County producers and makers. Live music provided by local musician Ryan Harvey and free yoga at noon with The Yoga Hen Yoga Adventures. No admission charged.
• Third Annual Militaria Show and Sale — At the Hants County War Memorial Community Centre in Windsor, 78 Thomas St., from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Admission: $2.
Food Truck Party and Free Outdoor Movie —
• Bookmobile Visit — At the Hants Learning Centre in Windsor from 9:3010:30 a.m.; Brooklyn United Church from 11 a.m. until noon; Summerville Fire Hall from 1:30–4:30 p.m.
• 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.
• Ewe-niacke Yarn Club Meeting — Every Tuesday night from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Mount Uniacke Public Library. • Pride Flag Raising Celebration — At 10:30 a.m. at the West Hants Municipality’s office on Morrison Drive.
• General Meeting — At the Royal Canadian Legion Windsor Branch (Fort Edward Mall) at 7:30 p.m. New members are always welcome.
• Third Thursday Social — At the Windsor Regional Library from 2-4 p.m. Join the library for some easy listening entertainment provided by local musicians while you read, browse, do a puzzle or relax. Coffee, tea and light refreshments provided.
• Intro to Roller Derby — At the Hants County War Memorial Community Centre at 6:30 p.m. with the Avon River Rollers roller derby team. Intended for those age 18 years and up. Mouth guards required (cost $5 on site) and gear will be provided.
• Dance — At the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 009 in Windsor from 7– 11 p.m. Route 12 will be playing. Admission: $5; adults only. Info: 902798-0888.
• Babies & Books — At the Windsor Regional Library from 10:30-11 a.m. Join staff for stories, songs, rhymes and social time for babies (0-24 months.) and their caregivers.
• Benefit Dance and Auction — At the Southwest Hants Fire Station, 1884 Hwy. 14, Vaughans from 9 p.m. until 1 a.m. Freewill offering. Music by DJ Dwight Keeping, Buddy Hebb and Sons. Benefit proceeds will go to Sandy Tonner who was involved in a serious motor vehicle accident.
• Fundraiser — From 4-6 p.m. at the Three Mile Plains Community Hall, there will be a bake sale, silent auction, and corn boil. Proceeds raised will go towards Mitchell Ledson’s recovery. He was involved in a motorcycle crash in July and is still in hospital.
• Fish Supper and Jam Session — At the Summerville Fire Hall from 4–6 p.m. and jam until 7 p.m. Enjoy fish and chips or grilled haddock dinner while you listen to some local talent. Proceeds raised go to the Summerville Fire Department.
• Sing-O-Sing — Concert from 2-4 p.m. at Dykeland Lodge, 124 Cottage St., in Windsor. Performances by various singers and musical groups. Cost: $5. Monies raised go to the Don Ehler Memorial Fund.
Christ Church Flea Market
The Valley Stamp Club
Evening Praise Service
Canadian Blood Services Blood Donor Clinic
• Monthly Breakfast — At the Windsor Lions Club from 7:30–9:30 a.m. There will be a full meal available for $7.
• Avon Community Farmers’ Market — At the Victoria Park bandstand in Windsor from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. This week, there will be a herb workshop. No admission.
• Board Game Night — At the Windsor Regional Library, 195 Albert St., at 6 p.m. Games will be provided but feel free to bring your favourite.
• Fun & Fables — At the Windsor Regional Library from 10:30–11:30 a.m. Join staff for an hour of stories, songs, rhymes and crafts suitable for preschoolers (ages two to five years) and their caregivers. Registration is required.