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Valley Journal Advertiser - - EVENTS -

SEPT. 13

• 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.

SEPT. 14

• 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.

SEPT. 15

• 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.

SEPT. 16

• — 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.

SEPT. 18

• 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.

SEPT. 19

“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.

SEPT. 20

• 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.

SEPT. 21

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.

SEPT. 22

• 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/ har­ber­snan­cylee1@gmail.com by

Sept 14.

• 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.

SEPT. 24

• 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.

SEPT. 12

• — At the Windsor Re­gional Library from 6-8 p.m. Find out about the Val­ley Con­nec­tor Pro­gram and grow your net­works.

SEPT. 14

• 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.

SEPT. 15

• 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.

SEPT. 16

• 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.

SEPT. 18

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.

SEPT. 20

• 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.

SEPT. 21

• 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.

SEPT. 22

• 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

Con­nec­tor Networking

SEPT. 23

• 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.

SEPT. 24

• 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.

SEPT. 27

• 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.

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