• Lions 50/50 Bingo

    Lions 50/50 Bingo on Sunday at 1pm sharp. Doors open at 12:30. Come and support the Good Work of the Truro and District Lions Club while enjoying an afternoon of Bingo, Sept 24th, Oct. 1, 8, 15 and 22.
  • Goodtime Seniors' Dance Club Tuesday Night Dances

    The Goodtime Seniors' Dance Club are beginning their 38th year on Tuesday, Sept. 12 from 7:30 to 10:30 at the Truro Legion on Brunswick Street. Admission is $7, shared lunch, 50/50 tickets. A 5-piece band playing waltzes, fox trot, polka, jives, waltz quadrilles and lots of good singing. A friendly group and willing to help you if your dance steps are rusty or if starting out to learn. Just a few words to the lady at the door or someone at the table you are at.
  • Join the Air Cadet Squadron in Brookfield!

    If you are between the ages of 12-18 and would like a challenge or a place to take part in fun activities, 569 Colonel G.N Henderson Air Cadet Squadron in Brookfield would be the place to go. There is no cost to join cadets! A uniform is issued to each and every cadet, free of charge, and cadets get the opportunity of participating in activities such as; Gliding/Power Familiarization, Outdoor Survival Exercises, Marksmanship, Biathlon, Effective Speaking, Summer Training, Pilot Training and much more. If you is interested in joining the program please feel free to come visit. They parade from 6:30-9:15pm every Tuesday night. at the Brookfield Elementary School. For more information email 569air@cadets.gc.ca.
  • Debert Legion Crib Every Wednesday

    Weekly Events Wednesday at the Debert Legion Crib. Play starts at 7:30. $2.00 per night. 50/50 draw. Bring a partner and come on out for an evening.
  • Basketball Skills Development Sessions

    CBA is pleased to offer skill development sessions led by CEC coaches Roberts and McLellan. CEC head basketball coaches Marc Roberts and Darrell McLellan are inviting boys and girls in the U12 and U14 age categories to work on their skills in 1.5 hour sessions (FREE). The sessions will be hosted on Sunday mornings at CEC gym beginning in September 24 and continuing to November 5. Each session will run 9:00am-10:30am. Anyone interested please contact CBA via email: cba.trurobball@gmail.com Provide name of the player, date of birth and a contact phone number. Marc Roberts, Athletic Director at CEC, has been coaching the varsity boys basketball team for 20 years. Darrell McLellan is the head coach of the girls varsity basketball team and has been involved with the team for 5 years. He has coached numerous Basketball Nova Scotia provincial teams. And, registration for the Colchester Basketball Association is currently open. For more information http://colchesterbasketballassociation.goalline.ca/index.php
  • Chase the Ace at the Debert Legion

    Thursday at the Debert Legion, Ground Search and Rescue and the Debert Community Association Chase the Ace draw. Tickets available at several venues in West Colchester area. $3.00 each Fri.-Wed. with sales at the Legion until 8:00 PM Thurs. Draw at 8:15. No need to be present for draw. Building jackpot.
  • Chase the Ace

    Chase the Ace at the Stewiacke Legion and Volunteer Fire Deptment every Friday. Tickets sold at both locations from 6-8pm. Draw takes place at the Legion approx 8:15pm.
  • Sept, Oct and November Events at Minasville Hall

    Jam Sessions at the Minasville Hall (3680 Highway 215) on October 6, 20, November 3, 19 Card Party at the Minasville Hall beginning at 7 pm on September 26, October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
  • Tri Service Chase the Ace

    Tri Service Chase the Ace takes place every Thursday at 8:15 at the Debert Legion, 1252 Masstown Road. Attendance is not necessary on draw night. Help support the Colchester Ground Search and Rescue, Debert & Area Community Association and the Debert Legion. Tickets can be purchased from Friday to Wednesday.
  • Truro Library October Programs

    Truro Library October Programs Baby, Me & Mother Goose. Ages Birth - 2 yr. Tuesdays 10:00 - 10:45 am from October 3 - December 5 Call Maggie’s. Place at 902-895-0200 to register Tales for Two’s. Ages 18 mo. - 3 yr. and caregiver. Tuesdays from 11:00 am - 11:20 am October 10 - November 14. Stories, music, and finger rhymes. Visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 to register Picture Book Time. Ages 3 – 5. Stories, rhymes, and crafts Thursdays from 10:30 am - 11:15 am. September 14 - October 19 Visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 to register Peer Jam. Ages 13-18. Thursdays from 4:00 – 5:00 pm September 14 - December 14. Open opportunity to jam with your own instruments (guitars, etc.) The space is free to use in return for tutoring your peers. C.A.F.E. Make. For ages 13-18. Wednesdays from 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Make Crafts, Art, Fashion, and electronics Teen Super-Powers Hour For ages 13-18. Wednesdays from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Super-Powers hour will concentrate on accelerated learning and life and learning hacks. BLAST. For ages 13-18. Wednesdays from 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm. Exciting events for teens only in the TD Teen Program Room. Opportunities for fun, food, learning, and volunteering! IB Peer Study / Open Peer Tutoring Groups Ages 13-18 Get support and mentoring in our study think tank! Thursdays from 3:00 – 5:00 pm. September 14 - December 14 Entrepreneurial Club. Ages 13-18. Fridays from 4:00 – 5:00 pm. September 8 - December 8 Are you a teen with an entrepreneurial spirit? Come join others of like mind and learn to plan, implement, start up, and maintain your own business. If you wish to attend, please contact Chris Wildbore at cwildbor@cehpubliclibrary.ca Scrabble at the library. Mondays (September-June) from 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm Several, non-competitive Scrabble games are played with 2 or 3 people, with a rotation each game. Dictionaries and cheat sheets are permitted. Please visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 if you are interested. Heroes and Adventurers. Role-Playing Game Night. All Welcome. No experience needed! We provide the supplies, you bring the imagination. Tuesdays from 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Needlework Drop-in. Spend some time with others who love to do a variety of needle- work crafts. Bring your own needlecraft project to work on, or help us knit a community project. Basic knitting and crochet instruction is available.Ages 8 – 108. Every Thursday from 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Mouse and Keyboard Basics. (Seniors Week Program). Oct 3rd from10:30 am – 11:30 am Visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 to register. Starting with the basics, this class will go over all the components of a computer, how it works, and what you can do with a computer. Web Basics for Silver Surfers. (Seniors Week Program) Oct 4th 10:30 am -11:30 am Visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 to register. Explore the Internet using web addresses and search engines, get to know the Library’s website and other useful tips. Word Nerds. For ages 13+. Oct 5th from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm. Are you a teen or adult who loves to write? Join other word nerds at our supportive writers group in the Truro Branch. Become part of our mentorship program where writers with at least five years’ experience can mentor beginning writers. We will share our work, help each other reach our writing goals and write together in one glorious word nerd herd. (And you can wear geeky glasses if you want to. Visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 to register Jr. Lego® at the Library. Oct. 6th from 3:30 pm - 4:30pm. For ages 5-7 Visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 to register. Internet Safety. (Seniors Week Program) Oct 6th from 10:30 am -11:30 am. Visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 to register. Learn what to look for when you are browsing the internet and using your email. Covers jargon and terms, info on the different types of internet scams and how your internet browser can help prevent hackers and viruses. Life’s Third Act. (Seniors Week Program). Oct 7th from 2:30-3:30 pm. Drop-ins Welcome TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks. Within this generation, an extra 30 years have been added to our life expectancy — and these years aren't just a footnote. Jane Fonda asks how we can re-imagine this new phase of our lives in her talk “Life’s Third Act” Wednesday Movies. Oct. 11th. For movie title call 902-895-4183, or check the program guide at lovemylibrary.ca beginning at 1:30 pm. Photography Club. Oct 12th from 6:00 om – 7:30 pm. For ages 13+. Visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 to register. Jim Hardiman has over 40 years of photography experience and will be leading our library photography club. With hands-on exercises, insightful presentations, and group photo sharing, this group is designed for photographers of all abilities and experience levels. Women of History Month. Oct 17th from 6:30 pm -7:45pm. Join us to celebrate Women of History Month. We will be showing the documentary of Glenda Talbot Richards, The First Black Teacher in Truro, followed by questions and conversation with Glenda. Mi’kmaq History Month on October 18th at 10:30 am. Gilbert Paul of the Native Council of NS will share reading duties with our children’s staff. Join us to hear selected story books read in both English and Mi’kmaq. Tween Green Group. Oct. 19th from 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm. Calling all tweens who would like to adopt smarter energy habits and become more sustainable. If you are between the ages of 8 and 12 and have an interest in the environment, this is the group for you. Each month we will explore a different topic, with a craft/activity to go with it. Tween Lego® at the Library For ages 8+. Oct 20th from 3:30 pm - 4:45pm Mumblers Meetup: Philosophy with Friends Ages 13-18 Oct. 21st from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Mumblers Meetup is a deep discussion on open themes. It is also a volunteer opportunity that includes food preparation, cleanup of the teen kitchenette, and a snack! Visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 to register. Coding 101. October 21st from 2:30 pm - 3:30pm. Ages 7-12. Learn the basic concepts of coding with fun, hands-on games and programs in this beginner class. Visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 to register Paranormal Evening at the Library. Oct 24th from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm. Are you curious about the paranormal? Join Caretakers Paranormal Investigations as they present their findings on an investigation, which took place at our new library. They will also answer questions and welcome paranormal stories others have to share. Wednesday Movies. Oct. 25th. For movie title call 902-895-4183, or check the program guide at lovemylibrary. Drop-in Halloween Craft. Oct. 27th. Drop in between 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Halloween Costume Party on Oct. 27th from 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm. Visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 to register. Truro Book Discussion. All are welcome to join us Oct 27th from 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm we will discuss Indian Horse by Richard Wagamese MADLAB - October 28th from 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm. Ages 7-12. Register for MAD LAB today! You are invited to learn and participate in a themed science program. Learn to make slime, race balloon rockets, or complete a structure challenge! Visit the Truro library or call 902-895-4183 to register Fundy Family Researchers. Searching for your roots is a lifetime hobby which is interesting, gratifying, and enjoyable. Oct. 29th from 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm. Our core group of genealogy researchers have over twenty years of experience and are happy to share their knowledge with you. Research is concentrated around Colchester, Cumberland, and Pictou Counties, but we can help researchers travel further afield. Oct 30th from 1:30 pm - 3:30 PM. Monthly Matinee for adults ages 50+. For movie title call 902-895-4183, or check the program guide at lovemylibrary.ca Halloween Lanterns - Oct 31st from 2:30-3:30 pm. For ages 12+. Create and decorate your own paper lanterns for Halloween and take home to impress trick or treaters!
  • East Hants Family Resource Centre October Events

    The East Hants Family Resource Centre October Events can be found at ehfamilycentre@gmail.com Along with regular and returning programs, they have some special events coming up.. Beginning now until Nov.15, are accepting donations from the public of gently used Christmas items for our first ever New-to-You Christmas Decor sale on Saturday Nov. 18. Admission is free. So if you're sorting through your Halloween items, and see some yuletide things you don't love anymore, they will take them! All proceeds from the sale go to their programs. On Oct. 16 holding a Dream Catcher making workshop for parents and pre-school children, led by our CHIP, a community-based program for off-reserve Indigenous families and their children. Come learn about Indigenous culture, and make a Dream Catcher. All materials, and snacks, are supplied.
  • Bible Hill Community Events to December 14th

    Bible Hill Community Events to December 14th Every Thursday until Dec 14th St. David’s Auction 45’s 1:00PM-3:30PM Located at Bible Hill Village Hall $5 to play, Tea and cookies provided Sunday, October 15th Adult Hike – 1:30 Village Court trailhead Call (902) 893-8083 for details Thursday, October 19th Senior Social - 4–6PM Bible Hill Village Hall Dancing, music and a light lunch No RSVP required Saturday, October 21st Music Jamboree - 7–9PM Bible Hill Village Hall Performance by local musicians call 902-893-8083 for details Sunday, November 5th Adult Night Hike Bible Hill Rec Park Trailhead Register at Village of Bible Hill - 902–893-8083 Thursday, November 16th Senior Social - 4–6PM Bible Hill Village Hall Dancing, music and a light lunch No RSVP required Saturday, November 18th Music Jamboree - 7–9PM Bible Hill Village Hall Performance by local musicians call 902-893-8083 for details Sunday, December 3rd at 1:00PM Centerpiece workshop at Bible Hill Village Hall $10 - bring snips and gloves if possible
  • Earth ARC Prize Bingo

    Earth ARC Prize Bingo will take place on Sunday,October 22nd from 1 - 4 p.m. at the Eureka Fire Hall, 5222 Trafalgar Road, in Pictou County. $10 for 8 cards (no daubers, bring your own markers please). Free lunch and coffee/tea; Canteen, 50/50 and Gift basket draws.
  • Hike Nova Scotia - Victoria Park

    Hike Nova Scotia and the Truro 35+ Hiking and Social Group present a guided hike in Victoria Park in Truro on Sunday, October 22nd at 2 pm. Qualify to win a trail prize. See www.hikenovascotia.ca for details.
  • Old Time Country Music Concert Featuring David Burbine & Traditional Country

    An Old Time Country Music Concert will be held Sunday, October 22nd at the Best Western Glengarry in Truro. All proceeds will go to the Children's Wish Foundation. The event is being held from 2 to 5 p.m., and features David Burbine and Traditional Country. Admission is $10 at the door and the afternoon event will also feature 50/50 draw and door prizes.
  • Lyon's Brook United Church Special Presentation by Dr. Willem Hekman

    On Sunday, October 22, at 2:00, Lyon's Brook United Church will be hosting a very special presentation by Mr. Willem Hekman. Mr. Hekman is a former General of the Netherlands Marine Corps. The first part of his presentation will concentrate on the liberation of Europe and Canada's part in the liberation. The second part of his presentation reveals information Mr. Heckman has compiled during his visits to many of the approximate 1600 Concentration Camps in Europe. Refreshments will be provided. Admission will be $10 or a monetary donation of your choice which will support the ministry of Lyon's Brook United Church
  • Pork Dinner

    Pork Dinner at West St.Andrews Community Centre on Sunday, October 22nd from 4-6 pm. $12 adults $6 age 5-12 Free under 5.
  • Gospel sing evening

    On Sunday, October 22nd a Gospel sing evening will be held at the St. John's Anglican Church, River John at 7pm. If you play and/or sing come along & join in or just come to listen. Everyone is welcome/ Freewill offering.
  • Brookfield Curling Club Open House Oct. 23 to 29

    Brookfield Curling Club will have their Open House week October 23-29. Come and try "the roaring game". Instruction and equipment provided. Monday- Friday, 7-9 PM; Saturday- Sunday 1-3 PM. For more info contact 673-2769, 895-7243, 895-5207, 671-2211, 758-2367.
  • Health and Wellness Expo for Seniors

    With Hants County Senior Safety Association, a nonprofit organization with free programs for seniors, they are hosting a Health and Wellness Expo for Seniors in Enfield on Tuesday,October 24th from 1 to 4.
  • Truro Sports Heritage Society Special Presentation

    The Truro Sports Heritage Society will present a special presentation Tuesday, October 24th at the Marigold Centre that may be of interest to local sports enthusiasts. Dr. Colin Howell, retired history professor at SMU will present a perspective of Maritime baseball history with emphasis on the great H and D League and Truro's prominence in that league. He will talk about the American influx, their impact on the league, and how great locals interacted and produced with them on the field. Dr. Howell has written extensively about baseball in the Truro region. A reception will begin at 6:30pm with the presentation beginning at 7pm. Admission is a free will offering.
  • Mission and Outreach Seminar Series: Law and the Family

    Mission and Outreach Seminar Series: Law and the Family. The seminar will take place at Knox United Church in Brookfield on Tuesday, October 24th at 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The event is wheelchair accessible.
  • Music Circle Jam

    Music Circle Jam Wednesday, October 25 from 7PM till 10PM. Admission for players is free, listeners free will, $2.50 suggested. Light refreshments. Proceeds for the Community Hall.
  • Community Life Church are hosting a "Celebration of Love"

    Community Life Church are hosting a "Celebration of Love" on Sunday, October 27th from 6:30pm to 8pm at the Community Life Church, 21 Curtis Drive. It will be a time of music, testimonies and a message of salvation. The Theme: "God So Loved The World"..
  • Tea & Craft Sale

    The Malagash Area Heritage Association is having a Tea & Craft Sale on Saturday, October 28 from 10am until 2pm, 1926 North Shore Road, Malagash. Raffle table, 50/50, Sandwiches, Tea Coffee and Desserts. Admission 50 cents. Please call 902-257-2142 for further information or to book a table. Proceeds for The Salt Mine Museum
  • Wayward Cats Society for Halloween Haunt and Fall Fair

    Looking for some safe and spooky fun this Halloween? Join the Wayward Cats Society for Halloween Haunt and Fall Fair on Saturday, October 28th from 11 to 3pm at the Douglas Street Rec. Center. There will be Halloween themed games, a haunted house, Halloween crafts and home-made snacks. This event is aimed at families with children ranging from 5-10 years old. Feel free to stay and play for the whole duration of the event or drop in for an hour or two. The cost is $10 per child (children under 2 are free with a paying child). Children must be accompanied by a parent for the duration of the event. Tickets must be purchased in advance for this event at the Truro Vet Hospital or by email transfer to waywardcatssociety@gmail.com .
  • Crib Tournament

    Crib Tournament on Friday, October 28th at the Tatamagouche Legion. The cost is $20 per team with a 1 p.m. start. Refreshment services. Everyone welcome. Wheelchair accessible.
  • Halloween Harvest Party Fundraising event for National Boxing Team member Wyatt Sanford

    Halloween Harvest Party Fundraising event for National Boxing Team member Wyatt Sanford, who currently boxes on Team Canada. The event will be on Saturday, October 28th from 1-3 p.m. at Calderra Distillery in River John. The $20 per family admission fee for the afternoon includes children’s pumpkin carving, food, and story telling. There will be 3 prizes for various costumes. As well, there will various games of chance, with a winner overtime, for mostly $1 per play. All funds will go to support Wyatt.
  • Jamoboree at the Upper Nine Mile River Community Hall

    Jamoboree on Sunday, October 28th at 1:30pm at the Upper Nine Mile River Community Hall. Many talented entertainers. 50/50 draw, door prize and a lunch. Admission is $5.
  • Turkey Supper at Knox United Church, Brookfield

    Turkey Supper at Knox United Church, Brookfield on Saturday, October 28 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Adults $ 12.00; Children 12 and Under (accompanied by an adult) Free. For Take out orders call 902-673-3363 on the day of the supper. Proceeds Knox Church Council.
  • Church Supper

    Church Supper on Saturday, October 28th from 4:30pm to 6pm at the Economy Recreation Centre. Adults $12, children 12 and under $5, family (2 adults, 2 children 12 and under) $25. They will be serving lasagna, caesar salad, garlic bread, dessert, tea and coffee. Sponsored by the Economy UCW.
  • Old Time Dance

    Old Time Dance on Saturday, October 28 at 7:30PM at the West Branch Community Hall. Music by The MacKinnons plus Marilyn, Alvin and Tracy; Roger Simm, calling. Lunch served, shared sweets. Admission $7.00.
  • SPCA Colchester Shelter Monster March

    SPCA Colchester Shelter are having a Monster March. A Halloween walk and fun-run in support of the Colchester SPCA. This "spooktacular" event is open to all two-legged and four-legged friends and will feature Halloween pictures with your pet, prizes for best costume and top fundraiser, games, giveaways and more! The event will take place at Victoria Park on Sunday, October 29 at 1pm and is to help raise critical funds for homeless animals in our community. Contact the Colchester SPCA to register.
  • Canada's Longest Running Country & Western Jamboree at the Nine Mile River Community Centre

    Canada's Longest Running Country & Western Jamboree at the Nine Mile River Community Centre on Sunday, October 29th from 2pm to 4:30pm. Host band is The Country Folk along with a variety of performers. Adults $7, students $3, children 12 years and under $1. Proceeds for the Cancer Society.
  • Country Gospel Concert with Wayne Elliott & Friends

    Country Gospel Concert with Wayne Elliott & Friends on Sunday, October 29th from 7-8:30pm, at St. David's United Church, Bible Hill (corner of Pictou Rd/St. David's Ave). Light lunch to follow. No admission fee. Free-will offering during intermission. Proceeds to St. David's Board of Stewards.
  • Monthly meeting of the Truro Prostate Cancer Support Group

    The monthly meeting of the Truro Prostate Cancer Support Group will be held on Thursday, November 2nd at 7pm in the meeting room at the Truro Police Station, Prince St. All Welcome.
  • Annual Christmas Craft Sale

    Annual Christmas Craft Sale will be held on Friday, November 3rd from 1pm to 8pm and Saturday, November 4th from 9am to 2pm at the Hilden Fire Hall. Admission is $1. Crafts include knitting, sewing, jewellery, bird houses, Christmas decor and more. Beans and brown bread will be available for take out on both days.
  • Hike Nova Scotia and the Chebucto Hiking Club present a guided hike on Nine Mile River Trail

    Hike Nova Scotia and the Chebucto Hiking Club present a guided hike on the Nine Mile River Trail in Lower Nine Mile River on Saturday, November 4th at 9:45 am. Qualify to win a trail prize. See www.hikenovascotia.ca for details.
  • St. David's UCW Craft & Bake Sale

    St. David's UCW Craft & Bake Sale on Saturday, November 4th from 9am-1:30 pm, at St. David's United Church Hall, Bible Hill (corner of Pictou Rd/St. David's Ave). Crafts, baked goods, Christmas gift ideas, numerous vendors.
  • Craft Sale at the Great Village School Gym

    Craft Sale at the Great Village School Gym on Saturday, November 4th from 10am to 2pm. Free Admission. Many new and returning crafters. Knitting, sewing, quilting, leather work, wood work, baking, painting and so much more. The Happy Wombat will be there serving a delicious lunch.
  • Rawdon Hills UCW Christmas Bazaar

    Rawdon Hills UCW Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, November 4th from 10:30 am - 1 pm at the Rawdon District Fire Hall, 3869 Hwy 14, Upper Rawdon. There will be Christmas Table, Dime Auction (new items), Bake Table, Quilt Tickets, Grocery Box featuring their famous "Tasty Table". Hot and Cold main dishes and desserts at11:30 am - $1 per serving - your selection.
  • Roast Pork Loin Dinner

    Roast Pork Loin Dinner on Saturday, November 4th with all the trimmings at the Bible Hill Fire Hall (hosted by St. David's United Church, Bible Hill). Tickets ($15) for 4pm and 6pm sittings - telephone Anna McNutt at 902-843-2085. Proceeds for St. David's United Church.
  • Turkey Supper

    A Turkey Supper will be held on Saturday, November 4th from 4pm to 6:30pm in the Sharon Presbyterian Church Hall, Dean. Admission is $10 for adults, $3 for 12 and under, Pre-schoolers are free. Take out is available. Sponsored by the Board of Managers.
  • Dance at the Noel Fire Hall

    Dance at the Noel Fire Hall on Saturday, November 4 from 8 pm - midnight. Music by Tidal Country with Don Huntley on fiddle. $8 per person. 19 and over and Shared lunch.
  • 31st Annual Arisaig Christmas Bazaar

    The 31st Annual Arisaig Christmas Bazaar is Sunday, November 5 from 11am to 3pm at the Arisaig Hall! There's over 25 vendors selling a great variety of goods including baking, crafts, preserves, hooked articles, paintings, jewellery, fudge, hand crafted articles and more. The canteen is serving baked beans and brown bread, gingerbread with lemon sauce. There's a huge silent auction, children's fish pond and Santa Claus visit at 1 p.m.! Try your luck at the ticket draws for lobster, turkey, 50-50 draws, hourly door prizes and more!
  • East Hants Bluegrass and Oldtime Music Association Monthly Bluegrass Jam

    The East Hants Bluegrass and Oldtime Music Association are having their Monthly Bluegrass Jam at the Milford Lantz United Church, 2134 Highway #2, Milford on Sunday, November 5th at 1:30pm. Members and guests welcome as well as new members.
  • Hike Nova Scotia and the Village of Bible Hill present guided night hike on the Dal AC Campus Trail

    Hike Nova Scotia and the Village of Bible Hill present a guided night hike on the Dalhousie Agricultural Campus Trail in Bible Hill on Sunday, November 5 at 7 pm. You must pre-register at brown@biblehill.ca or 902-893-8083. Qualify to win a trail prize. See www.hikenovascotia.ca for details.
  • Colchester-East Hants Retired Teachers Organization to meet

    The Colchester-East Hants Retired Teachers Organization will meet at 10.30 am on Tuesday, November 7th, at the Truro Fire Hall.
  • Colchester East Hants Hospice (CEHH) free public talk with Pallium Canada's, Bonnie Tompkins

    The Colchester East Hants Hospice (CEHH) is pleased to announce a free public talk with Pallium Canada's, Bonnie Tompkins. Pallium Canada's Compassionate Communities National Lead, Bonnie is currently working to mobilize compassionate communities across Canada. The Colchester East Hants Hospice and Pallium Canada are partnering to bring Pallium's Compassionate Communities mobilization strategy and support tools to Nova Scotia. This free public lecture will take place on Wednesday, November 8th at 7:00pm at First United Church, 711 Prince Street, Truro.
  • Compassionate Communities Workshop

    A Compassionate Communities Workshop will take place on the morning of Thursday, November 9th. The workshop will provide community stakeholders from across the province a unique opportunity to learn how to mobilize a Compassionate Community. In particular, the workshop, facilitated by the CEHH social work team and Bonnie Tompkins, will focus on the piloting of Pallium's new Compassionate Communities startup kit.
  • Christmas Shopping with over 60 Crafters and Vendors

    Christmas Shopping with over 60 Crafters and Vendors on Sunday, November 12th at the Best Western Glengarry, Truro from 10:00 - 3:00. Free admission. Donations going to Golden Retriever Rescue. Free admission.
  • ATV Fun Poker Run

    ATV Fun Poker Run will be held on Sunday, November 12th rain or shine. Registration is from 10am to 11am. The run begins at the Y in Upper Brookside, (bottom of the hill past 519 Upper Brookside Road) $10 per poker hand. All proceeds for the 569 Col. G.N. Henderson Air Cadet Squadron.
  • Marigold Guild of Needle Arts to meet

    Marigold Guild of Needle Arts will meet on Tuesday, November 14th at 7:00pm at Truro Fire Hall Community Room. "Because You Count" of Moncton, NB Trunk Show & Sale. Meeting open to guests & potential new members.
  • Truro Community Blood Drives

    Truro Community Blood Drives are being held at the Truro Immanuel Baptist Church Hall, Robertson Church Hall on: Wednesday, November 15th from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, November 16th from 1pm to 3pm and 5pm to 8pm Friday, November 17th from 10am to 1pm Book your appointment through Canadian Blood Services and help reach their goal of 312 donations! Call 1-888-DONATE (1-888-236-6283) OR on line at: www.blood.ca. In cooperation with the Truro Lions Club. New Donors Welcome!
  • 32 Annual Christmas Craft Shoppe at the Mill Brook Community Club, Pictou County

    32 Annual Christmas Craft Shoppe at the Mill Brook Community Club, Pictou County on Friday, November 17th and Saturday, November 18th from 9 am to 4 pm. Admission $2. CASH OR VISA ONLY. Take Exit 20 & follow the signs. The Perfect Place for the Perfect Gift! Hope to see you there.
  • 27th Annual Wentworth Christmas Craft Fair

    Come to Wentworth, Nova Scotia on Saturday, November 18th for the 27th Annual Christmas Craft Fair from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Crafters from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and PEI will be offering a wide variety of crafts including jewelry, Christmas ornaments, paintings, knitted and sewn items, organic soaps and lotions, baked goods, and much more. A $3 admission fee gains you entry to five locations all along Highway 4 including the Recreation Centre and the Learning Centre (both wheelchair accessible), the Old Valley Schoolhouse, The United Church, and the Baptist Church. We also feature a great menu at the canteen for anyone who just wants to stop by for chowder or chili and dessert. Contact Barb Palmer at jamesbarbpalmer@hotmail.com or call 902 897-8372 for further details
  • Angelic Tea and Sale at the Brunswick Street United Church

    Angelic Tea and Sale at the Brunswick Street United Church on Saturday, November 18th from 2pm to 4pm. They will have bake and pantry tables, fudge, knitting, crafts, plants, christmas florals, christmas center pieces, live angels, music and much more. Tickets are $6.
  • Free hot chocolate and candy canes during Santa Claus Parade

    The office staff at D & D Bookkeeping will be passing out free hot chocolate and candy canes starting at 5:30 in front of the office. Take advantage and stop in with the kiddies while you wait for the Christmas parade.
  • Paint Night Fundraiser for Cobequid Spartans Gymnastics and Trampoline Club

    Paint Night Fundraiser at Truro Firehall Cobequid Spartans Gymnastics and Trampoline will be hosting a Paint Night Fundraiser for the purpose of purchasing new equipment for our growing programs. It will be held on Nov 24th at 7pm at the Truro Firehall. Cost is $40 a person. There will be a cash bar. Join them for an evening of fun, drinks and socializing. To register for this event, go to www.cobequidspartans.com and click on register. If you have any inquiries, please contact 902-895-7727.
  • Turkey Supper

    A Turkey Supper will be held Saturday, November 25 from 4-6 p.m. in St. James United Church, 8747 Highway 224, Upper Musquodoboit. Tickets at door $12 adults, $6 for children 12 and under, preschoolers free. Wheelchair access.
  • New Year’s Eve Dance at the Noel Fire Hall

    New Year’s Eve Dance at the Noel Fire Hall. Tickets $15 per person and available after November 4. Music by Tidal Country with Don Huntley on fiddle. Call 369-2588 or 369-2205