Tri-County Vanguard : 2018-12-05

NEWS : 5 : A5

NEWS

NEWS A5 TRICOUNTYVANGUARD.CA WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2018 • ■ “We still stand tall and fight for who we are and what we want for ourselves.” — Brad Barton The little church was full with community members who stood on their feet, clapping, as community figurehead and advocate Brad Barton stepped up to the mic. “If it wasn’t for us having this community centre, we would not be in the position ourselves as African Nova Scotians to broaden our own horizons and own understanding of culture – how we exist in a diverse community, and how we still stand tall and fight for who we are and what we want for ourselves,” he said. The centre is the product of more than four decades of community work for a safe and inclusive space where community members can celebrate their culture without fear of prejudice. Its association was first formed EYE CARE CENTER Zach Churchill Drs. Levesque, Wilkinson, Doman & Associates Optometrists MLA Yarmouth May your heart and home be filled with all of the joys the season brings. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from our family to yours. 15 Carleton St., Digby • 902-245-1010 396 Main St., Yar. - Suite 100 BERNADETTE JORDAN Check out our website at www.eyecarecenter.ca and follow us on Facebook (902) 742-4444 MP, SOUTH SHORE – ST. MARGARET’S 7677032 Lequille Country Store New Holiday SELECTION OF FOR THIS Fresh Fudge 9543 Hwy #8 Annapolis Royal, NS 902-532-5362 Thextons Christmas Shoppe Open Friday/Saturday 10-5 Sunday 12-5 GREAT SELECTION OF CHRISTMAS GIFTS 7577286

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