COM­MU­NITY cal­en­dar

The News (New Glasgow) - - FAITH & COMMUNITY -

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• Clas­sic Coun­try Mu­sic Jam – ev­ery Tue­day at Lour­des Hall, 6:309 p.m. Light lunch served, 50/50 draw. $5 at the door – no fee for play­ers. Info: Bernie McCar­ron, 902-928-0426.

• Card party - ev­ery Mon­day, 7:30 p.m., in MacPher­son’s Mills Com­mu­nity Cen­tre. Light lunch served.

• Stel­lar­ton Le­gion Chase the Ace – weekly Fri­day nights at 9 p.m. Tick­ets for sale daily in the lounge up to 8:30 p.m. on Fri­day. Tick­ets $5 for four. You do not need to be present to win.

• Hunters Break­fast – Satur­days, 6:30-10 a.m. Springville Church Hall, Oct. 20-Dec. 8

• Jam Ses­sion – all singers, play­ers, toe tap­pers and hum­mers are wel­come at the jam ses­sions in the Durham Com­mu­nity Hall Wed­nes­day evenings, 7-9 p.m. Shared lunch. Sil­ver col­lec­tion.

• Art in the Hall 4 – un­til Dec. 7, 2018. This is the fourth in a se­ries of ro­tat­ing in­stal­la­tions of art by Pic­tou County artists. Cu­rated by the Art At Large Col­lec­tive, this show fea­tures six new and emerg­ing artists. Free ad­mis­sion to view the show. Mu­seum of In­dus­try, Stel­lar­ton.

• Kid’s sec­tion – Lego Builders Club at the Mu­seum of In­dus­try Stel­lar­ton, Tues­days 3 to 4 p.m. Ages five older. Free ad­mis­sion, no pre­reg­is­tra­tion re­quired.

• Fam­i­lies Mat­ter in Men­tal Health – 11-week group pro­gram start­ing Oct. 25 from 6-8 p.m. Ed­u­ca­tion, sup­port, cop­ing, strate­gies for fam­ily and friends. For con­fi­den­tial reg­is­tra­tion, con­tact Sherry Blinkhorn at 902-759-2557 or blink@ ns.sym­pa­

• Hooked on Trucks – at the Mu­seum of In­dus­try un­til Nov 16. A spe­cial dis­play of rugs by the Rug Hook­ing Guild of Nova Sco­tia, com­ple­mented by an ar­ray of toy trucks from the Nova Sco­tia Mu­seum col­lec­tion and model trucks made avail­able by pri­vate col­lec­tors and the Nova Sco­tia Truck­ing Safety As­so­ci­a­tion. Open Mon.-Sat., 9-5 p.m. and Sun. 10-5 p.m.

• Poppy Camp­gain – at Westville Le­gion, 1-3 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. ev­ery day un­til Nov. 10. To or­der wreaths or crosses call 902-396-3742 or 902396-6274.

Nov. 1

• Westville Le­gion Spe­cial Meet­ing – 7:30 p.m. All mem­bers en­cour­aged to at­tend.

• Auc­tion 45s – at Tren­ton Le­gion, 7 p.m.

• Nova Sco­tia Youth Wind Ensem­ble – Per­form­ing at North Nova Ed­u­ca­tion Cen­tre at 7 p.m. NSYWE is Nova Sco­tia’s pro­vin­cial hon­ours wind ensem­ble for young mu­si­cians from across Nova Sco­tia, rang­ing in age from ju­nior high school to uni­ver­sity. Ad­mis­sion freewill do­na­tion at the door.

• IODE Bag Sale – 12-4 p.m. be­hind New Glas­gow Fire Hall.

• Nova Sco­tia Works Cen­tre Open House – from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 138 Camp­bell St., New Glas­gow. The cen­tre helps job seek­ers with ca­reer plan­ning, job searches and on-the­job de­vel­op­ment as well as­sist­ing em­ploy­ers with re­cruit­ment, plan­ning and hu­man re­sources sup­port. Light re­fresh­ments will be served.

• Aberdeen Hos­pi­tal Alum­nae As­so­ci­a­tion – meet­ing will be held at 1:30 p.m. in the North End Rec Cen­ter.

Nov. 1 and 2

• Westville Curl­ing Club Reg­is­tra­tion –7-9 p.m. New curlers wel­come.

Nov. 2

• Live Mu­sic – at Tren­ton Le­gion with Den­nis and Bud, 8 p.m.-close.

Nov. 3

• Pot Luck Sup­per – at Salem United Church, River John, from 4-6 p.m. (or sold out) Adult, $10 or child, $5. Spon­sored by the Board of Stew­ards.

• Seafood Chow­der Sup­per – will be held at the Toney River Com­mu­nity Hall, be­gin­ning at 4 p.m. Cost: $10, in­cludes dessert. Eat in or take-out.

• Christ­mas Cof­fee Party – at First Pres­by­te­rian Church Hall, Prince Street, Pic­tou. 10 a.m. -12 p.m. Pantry ta­ble, crafts, new-to-you ta­ble and more.

• Scots­burn United Church Fall Pan­cake Break­fast – 8-10:30 a.m. at Scots­burn United Church, Scots­burn. Pan­cakes with lo­cal maple syrup, whipped cream and blue­berry sauce, maple sausage, home­made baked beans, juice, tea and cof­fee. Gluten free op­tion avail­able. $10/ adult, $5/child, un­der 5 yrs free.

• Tur­key Din­ner and Sale – at St. Paul United Church hall, Church St., Westville. Adults and take outs $13. Chil­dren $5. Sale starts at 3:30 p.m. and sup­per at 4 p.m.

• Auc­tion 45’s – at Tren­ton Le­gion at 1 p.m.

• SBI 4-H Club – is hav­ing a bot­tle drive be­gin­ning at 9 a.m. start­ing at Sunny Brae through to Springville and River Road. For more info call Brenda Sharpe at 902-923-2197.

• Calvin Ladies Aid Tea and Sale – at IOOF Hall in Sunny Brae from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Adults $4 and chil­dren $2. Craft/pantry/new to you ta­bles, also grab bags.

Nov. 4

• Chase the Ace at Tren­ton Le­gion – spon­sored by Tren­ton Fire De­part­ment and Br. #29 from 2-4 p.m. Ad­vance tick­ets avail­able from Mon.-Sat. at our reg­u­lar ven­dors. Com­plete list is on our Face­book page. Jack­pot start­ing at $11,837and draw will be shortly af­ter 4 p.m. on Sun­day. Karaoke to fol­low with KGB Ent. un­til 9 p.m. There will be no Chase the Ace next Sun­day due to Re­mem­brance Day.

• 83rd An­nual Pic­tou County Me­mo­rial Day Pa­rade and Ser­vice – spon­sored by Zone 6 of the Royal Cana­dian Le­gion, to be held at the County War Me­mo­rial in Pic­tou. The pa­rade will form on Ge­orge Street at 2 p.m. and move off for the ceno­taph at 2:15 p.m. In the event of in­clement weather, the ser­vice will be held at St. An­drew’s Pres­by­te­rian Church.

• An­nual Hip of Beef Din­ner – 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Mini Trail Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, Route 337 in Lake­vale, Antigo­nish County. Adults $20; chil­dren $8. Take out avail­able. For ad­vance, tick­ets call 902-8705528. Tick­ets may also be pur­chased at the door on the day of the event.

• Ceme­tery Meet­ing – hosted by the French River Ceme­tery So­ci­ety of Pic­tou County at the French River Hall at 3 p.m.

• 32nd Ari­saig Christ­mas Bazaar – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Arisag Hall, High­way 245. Over 25 ven­dors, can­teen and si­lent auc­tion. Santa visit at 1 p.m.

Nov. 5

• Niki Venoit in Con­cert – 7:30 p.m. at Green Hill-Alma United Church. Ad­mis­sion: $10 or what you can af­ford. Part of the Mon­day Mu­sic in Alma Fall Con­cert Se­ries.

• Prize Bingo Night – 7 p.m. at Val­ley View Villa. Cost: $10 a book. For more info con­tact Cathy Ryan at 902-755-5780 ext 6.

• Aberdeen Hos­pi­tal Aux­il­iary meet­ing – at 12:30 p.m. at the first floor board­room of the Aberdeen Hos­pi­tal.

Nov. 7

• Potluck Sup­per – First Pres­by­te­rian Church, Hopewell, 4 p.m. un­til sold out, take out avail­able. Adults $10.

• We Re­mem­ber – a tour of the Pic­tou County Mil­i­tary Mu­seum with David Avery, 2:30–3:30 p.m. Avery will share his knowl­edge of some lo­cal mil­i­tary he­roes.

Nov. 8

• Christ­mas Tea and Sale – spon­sored by St. John the Bap­tist Catholic Women’s League, cor­ner of High Street and John Street, New Glas­gow from 7-9 p.m. Ad­mis­sion $5 for adults and $2 for chil­dren.

Nov. 9

• Fri­day Fun Night – at Westville Curl­ing Club in sup­port of lo­cal food bank. Bring an item for the food bank. Curl­ing, so­cial and snacks are free.

Nov. 11

• Re­mem­brance Day Ser­vice – at Eureka Ceno­taph at 11 a.m. All wel­come.

• Glen­coe Re­mem­brance Day Ser­vice – at the Glen­coe Com­mu­nity Hall at 2:30 p.m., 957 East River East Side Rd., Glen­coe.

• Sunny Brae Re­mem­brance Day Ser­vice – at the Sunny Brae Vet­eran’s Me­mo­rial in Sunny Brae, 2 p.m. Guest speaker Tim Hous­ton, N.S. PC leader. Light lunch and re­cep­tion to fol­low in IOOF Hall in Sunny Brae. Ad­mis­sion free. If weather is in­clement, the ser­vice will be held in the Calvin Pres­by­te­rian Church in Sunny Brae.

Nov. 16 and 17

• Christ­mas Craft Shoppe – at Mill Brook Com­mu­nity Club, Pic­tou County, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days. Ad­mis­sion $2. Cash or Visa only. Large se­lec­tion of hand crafted items and pantry ta­ble. Door prize is Christ­mas tree do­nated by Nel­son’s Tree Farm.

Nov. 17

• Cape Bre­ton-Style Square Dance – at the Ply­mouth Com­mu­nity Cen­tre. Come to lis­ten or come to dance. Mu­sic by Heather Cameron, Lorna Kennedy, and Fhinn Tim­mons. Begin­ners les­son at 6:30 p.m. led by Irene Endi­cott. Dance be­gins at 7 p.m. $5 or by do­na­tion

• Com­mu­nity Lun­cheon – at Westville Sal­va­tion Army, 11:30 a.m.1 p.m.

• An­nual Christ­mas Tea and Sale – St. Bees’ Church Hall, Westville, 2-4 p.m. Serv­ing chicken a la king, desert, tea or cof­fee. Bake and newto-you ta­bles. Ad­mis­sion: $8/per­son.

• Roast Beef Din­ner and Dessert Ta­ble – St. Ge­orge’s An­gli­can Church, Tem­per­ance Street, New Glas­gow. Adults $12, chil­dren un­der 12 $6. Eat-in or take-out. Tick­ets: Church of­fice: 902-752-4551, Gerry at 902-752-1297 or at the door.

• Christ­mas Tea and Sale – at Pic­tou United Church, 47 James St., 2-4 p.m. Baked goods, hand-crafted items, books, new-to-you and more. Af­ter­noon tea, sand­wiches and sweets. Tick­ets $8.

Nov. 17 and 18

• Christ­mas Craft and Bake Fair – at the Northum­ber­land Fish­eries Mu­seum, lo­cated on the Pic­tou Wa­ter­front, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Ad­mis­sion: $2.

Nov. 22

• Christ­mas Tea and Pantry Sale – at Val­ley View Villa, 7–8:30 p.m. Cost: $5.

Nov. 23 and 30

• Trauma In­formed Train­ing – with Dale Gruchy, hosted by MORPH, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. both days. Work­shop will pro­vide train­ing for the ba­sics of Trauma In­formed Sup­port, Trauma In­formed doc­u­men­ta­tion, and in­ten­sive/ad­vanced Trauma In­formed - beyond Men­tal Health First Aid train­ing. The train­ing is $40 per per­son for the two days, lunch in­cluded. Held at Sum­mer Street In­dus­tries lo­cated at 72 Park St., New Glas­gow. For info on how to reg­is­ter, con­tact MORPH at 902-755-4647 or at nav­i­ga­tor.mor­

Nov. 24

• Han­nah and The Boys – pre­sented by Union Pres­by­te­rian Church, at the church, 7 p.m. Freewill of­fer­ing. All pro­ceeds to the roof fund.

• Christ­mas Tea and Sale – held by the Blue Moun­tain & Dis­trict Vol­un­teer Fire De­part­ment Ladies Aux­il­iary at the fire hall. Sand­wiches, sweets and tea, cof­fee or juice as well as pantry ta­ble and more. There will also be ven­dor ta­bles. Info: Nancy Webb at 902-922-3193. Ad­mis­sion: adults $7, chil­dren $3.

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