• Marigold Guild of Needle Arts Meeting

    Marigold Guild of Needle Arts Meeting on Tuesday, April 11 at 7:00pm at Truro Fire Hall Community Room. Program: Annual General Meeting. Meeting open to guests and potential new members.
  • Great Village "Open Mics" - 2nd and 4th Sunday

    Great Village "Open Mics"- on the second and fourth Sundays, at 1PM at the Royal Canadian Legion, 8 Lornevale Road, Great Village' (Free will donation), free coffee, tea and donuts. Hosted by Russell and Sandra McCallum.
  • Seniors Dance Club

    Truro Legion on Brunswick Street
    Goodtime Seniors Dance Club every Tuesday from 7:30 to 10:30 at the Truro Legion on Brunswick Street $6 admission, shared lunch, 50/50 tickets. Live band modern and old time country music. From Sept. 13 to June 27, 2017.
    $6
  • Chase the Ace at the Debert Legion

    Chase the Ace sponsored by West Colchester Minor Hockey and Debert Legion 106 will be held Saturday's from 2-4 pm at the Debert Legion. Family friendly, canteen will be open and you do not have to be a member to attend. Draw to take place at approximately 4:15 pm and you must be present to win.
  • Scrabble games at Truro Legion

    Scrabble games at Truro Legion - Mondays from 1:30 to 4:00 p.m. $2.00 for the afternoon of four or five games. For more info contact 902-897-4516.
  • Goodtime Seniors Dance Club Dances

    Goodtime Seniors Dance Club every Tuesday from 7:30 to 10:30 at the Truro Legion on Brunswick Street $7 admission, shared lunch, 50/50 tickets. Live band modern and old time country music. To June 27, 2017.
  • Open Mic Coffee House

    After a wonderfully successful 'exploration meet and greet' to discover what the mental wellness needs are in our own community, on Feb. 22 the organizers, Valerie Hollingsworth, Valerie Kingsbury, Laurie White and Shelley Austin have decided to come together the third Wednesday of every month with a program designed by the needs of the group, with a common thread of love, self care and support running within them all. The next meeting is at First United at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 15th for an Open Mic Coffee House, Tapping instruction, and closing with a Healing Circle.
  • MAKE MEMORIES MATTER -ALZHEIMER'S WALK

    DID YOU KNOW OVER 17,000 NOVA SCOTIANS ARE AFFECTED BY ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE OR OTHER DEMENTIAS? THERE IS A WAY YOU CAN HELP RIGHT HERE IN TRURO !! SUNDAY, MAY 7 AT 1PM JOIN THE MAKE MEMORIES MATTER EVENT AT THE TRURO FARMERS MARKET!! ALL FUNDS RAISED FOR MAY 7 WILL STAY IN NOVA SCOTIA TO SUPPORT VARIOUS PROGRAMS AND SERVICES AT NO COST TO CLIENTS!! BUT YOU NEED TO SIGN UP TODAY. AT WALK FOR ALZHEIMERS.CA AND FOR MORE INFO!! SUNDAY MAY 7 IS MAKE MEMORIES MATTER AND IS FAST APPROACHING!! PLEASE SIGN UP TODAY TO HELP !!
  • April events at the Truro Public Library

    April events at the Truro Public Library Needlework Drop-in APRIL 6 - Truro Public Library, 3 - 4:30 p.m.; work on needlework crafts; bring a project, or help knit a community project. Basic knitting, crochet instruction available. Ages 8 and up. Coloring for Adults APRIL 8 - Color at Truro Public Library, 2:30 - 3:30 pm. Supplies provided, or bring your own. Pre-registration required: 902-895-4183. Scrabble APRIL 10- Non-competitive Scrabble, 2 - 4:30 p.m. at Truro Public Library with rotation each game. Dictionaries and cheat sheets permitted. Heroes and Adventurers APRIL 11 - Role-playing game night, Truro Public Library from 5:30 ¬ 8 p.m.; we provide the supplies. Android Basics APRIL 12 - Learn basic functions and features of your Android device at the Truro Public Library from 10:30 - 11:30 am. Pre-registration required 902-895-4183. Android Intermediate APRIL 13 - Learn about apps for your Android device at the Truro Public Library from 10:30 - 11:30 am. Basic Android knowledge required. Pre-registration required 902-895-4183. Needlework Drop-in APRIL 13 - Truro Public Library, 3 - 4:30 p.m.; work on needlework crafts; bring a project, or help knit a community project. Basic knitting, crochet instruction available. Ages 8 and up. Pinterest APRIL 18 - Learn all about the Pinterest website at the Truro Public Library from 10:30 - 11:30 am. Pre-registration required 902-895-4183. Heroes and Adventurers APRIL 18 - Role-playing game night, Truro Public Library from 5:30 ¬ 8 p.m.; we provide the supplies. National Canadian Film Day APRIL 19 - Free screening of Canadian film "The Grand Seduction" 1 pm, Truro Public Library Needlework Drop-in APRIL 20 - Truro Public Library, 3 - 4:30 p.m.; work on needlework crafts; bring a project, or help knit a community project. Basic knitting, crochet instruction available. Ages 8 and up. TED Talks APRIL 22 - TED Talks are short videos from speakers on a variety of topics; Truro Public Library, 2 - 3 p.m.,to view and discuss videos. Monthly Matinee APRIL 24 - Movie for adults age 50 and older, at Truro Public Library, 1:30 p.m.; beverages provided; for movie title call 902-895-4183 or visit lovemylibrary.ca Scrabble APRIL 24 - Non-competitive Scrabble, 2 - 4:30 p.m. at Truro Public Library with rotation each game. Dictionaries and cheat sheets permitted. Craft for Adults APRIL 25 - Make a beautiful paper dahlia at the Truro Public Library from 2:30 - 3:30 pm. Pre-registration required 902-895-4183. Heroes and Adventurers APRIL 25 - Role-playing game night, Truro Public Library from 5:30 ¬ 8 p.m.; we provide the supplies. Introduction to Twitter APRIL 27 -Learn about Twitter at the Truro Public Library from 10:30 - 11:30 am. An email address and basic internet knowledge are required. Pre-registration required 902-895-4183. Needlework Drop-in APRIL 27 - Truro Public Library, 3 - 4:30 p.m.; work on needlework crafts; bring a project, or help knit a community project. Basic knitting, crochet instruction available. Ages 8 and up. Presentation on Halifax Explosion APRIL 29 - Learn about Truro's contribution to aid relief after the Halifax Explosion. Truro Public Library 2 pm Fundy Family Researchers APRIL 30 -Fundy Family Researchers genealogy researchers meet at Truro Public Library; meet and greet at 1 p.m.; round-table discussions 2 p.m.
  • 2nd Annual Colchester Book Fair

    2nd Annual Colchester Book Fair Bible Hill Kinsmen 2nd Annual Colchester Book Fair will be held at the Truro Mall, 245 Robie Street on Friday, May 12 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Saturday, May 13 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Proceeds from this event will go to the Colchester East Hants VON and local groups and organizations supported by the Bible Hill Kinsmen. They are collecting: Books, Puzzles, Games, DVD’s, CD’s, Vinyl, and Comic Books – to donate email: bookfair@biblehillkinsmen.ca or call 902-895-4533. They are appreciate donations but are unable to accept donations of: Technical Manuals, Encyclopedias, Textbooks, Magazines, VHS Tapes, or Reader’s Digest Condensed Editions.
  • Queen of Hearts draw, every Saturday

    Queen of Hearts draw, every Saturday at the Tatamagouche Legion and North Shore Rec. Centre, held at the Legion from 2-4p.m. Draw to take place approx. 4:15 p.m. Everyone welcome.
  • Colchester Highland Games & Gathering

    Colchester Highland Games & Gathering will take place at the Jennifer Drive Ball Fields in Bible Hill on Saturday, September 9th. Many events are planned for the day including Heavyweights, Highland Dance, Piping competitions, Tug 'O war, Dog show, Mini Childrens Highland Games, Obstacle Courses, Live Music Stage & more. Special Guests include members of Veritas Vincit Historical Re-enactment Society in Scotland who will bring you an amazing high speed sword fighting display. Also on the music stage for the first time in Canada, 'Clann an Drumma', Celtic tribal pipes and drums. They are looking for volunteers, participants. If you would like to volunteer for any aspect of the games between now and the 'big' day, please see their website at: Events@colchesterhighlandgames@gmail.com.
  • Canadian Cancer Society Daffodil Fundraising Campaign

    The Canadian Cancer Society is pleased to announce that Atlantic Superstore locations in Nova Scotia will be selling live flowers in support of the charity's long-standing Daffodil Month Fundraising campaign. Until Thursday, May 4, the province's 28 Atlantic Superstore locations will sell fresh cut daffodils for $4.99 and potted daffodils for $5.99. For every bunch of fresh cut or potted daffodils sold, $2 will be donated to the Canadian Cancer Society.
  • Parkinson Canada -Truro Support Group Meeting 3rd Thursday of every month

    Parkinson Canada -Truro Support Group Meeting on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 1:30pm at Parkland Truro, 365 Young Street. Parkinson Canada support groups are formed to provide local support for those in the Truro area living with Parkinson's disease. All are invited to attend, including family members, care partners and health care practitioners. For more information call Ryan at 1-800-663-2468.
  • Chase the Ace at the River John Legion Every Friday Night

    Chase the Ace at the River John Legion Every Friday Night from 6:30 to 9:00 pm (Tickets for sale from 6:30 to 8:30, draw at 9:00 pm)
  • Hiking Summit April 28-30, Tatamagouche

    Hiking Summit April 28-30, Tatamagouche Hike Nova Scotia’s sixth annual Hiking Summit will take place April 28 to 30 in Tatamagouche. A celebration of hiking culture, it includes best practices, stories, networking opportunities and hikes. Learn more and register by April 24 here: www.hikenovascotia.ca.
  • Northern AAA Midget Subway Selects ID Camp

    The Northern AAA Midget Subway Selects, fresh off their Provincial championship title and silver medal finish at Atlantics will be hosting their ID camp for the upcoming season on April 30th, May 1st and May 3rd, 2017. The camp is open to all midget aged players born in 2000, 2001 and 2002 and those bantam aged players born in 2003. The camp is held to identify potential players for the upcoming 2017/2018 season. The Selects staff encourage all eligible players to attend the camp in order to identify themselves as potential roster players for the upcoming season. The ID camp schedule is as follows: April 30th - Registration begins at 4:00pm with Fitness Testing at 4:30pm. On ice 6pm-7pm. May 1st 6-7:30pm on ice. May 3rd 6-7pm on ice. All players who plan to attend must pre-register by emailing Troy Reid at Troyreid18@hotmail.com or Steve Halliday at sthalliday@hotmail.ca For further info please contact Steve HALLIDAY at 902 755-6331
  • Dinner Theatre presents "The Orphanage" April 30

    Dinner Theatre presents "The Orphanage" at the Noel Fire Hall on Sunday, April 30th from 4pm to 6pm. Roast Beef Dinner $20. For Tickets call 902-369-2295. Great family entertainment. Sponsored by the Noel Board of Stewards.
  • Pictou Public Library May Programs

    Pictou Public Library May Programs 902 485-5021 Ongoing: All Library programs are Free. Tuesdays - Toddle Time – 10:30-11:30 – For children ages 18 months up to and including 3 year olds & their caregivers (Moms, Dads, Grandparents, etc.) Stories, action rhymes, and finger plays. Please call or drop in to register. Wednesdays – Preschool Story Time – 10:30-11:30 –For children ages 4 & 5. Stories, songs, action rhymes and crafts. We are now taking registrations for the fall session. Thursdays – ABC’s for Babies – 10:30-11:30 – For Moms/Dads and babies, newborns to 18 months. This is interactive fun for parent and infant and a great chance for parents to get together. Please call or drop in to register. Drop-in Knit and Crochet Group – Every Thurs. afternoon 3-4:30. Drop in to knit or crochet with others. If you don’t know how, this is a great opportunity to learn. Bring your own needles and/or crochet hook or they can be provided. We have oodles of yarn for you to use. Patterns & written instructions will be available. Also, the Library has many books available for the novice as well as the more advanced. Tea & coffee are provided as well as a snack. Family Lego Time– Every Saturday afternoon- Come select your Lego from our “giant’ tote and become a “major” builder. Parents are welcome to participate with their children. Thursday Book Club – Thurs. –May 11th – 7 p.m. - This month we will be discussing “All the Light We Cannot See” By Anthony Doerr. New members are always welcome. Tuesday Book Club – Tues. – May 17th – 7 p.m. –This month we will be discussing “Somewhere in France” by Jennifer Robson. New members always welcome. Community Café – Weds. – May 17th –1:30-3:30 – Wendy McInnis Learning Gaelic & her trip to Scotland. May is Gaelic Awareness Month in Nova Scotia! Please join us at the Pictou library for a presentation on learning Gaelic, and learning Gaelic in Scotland! Presenter Wendy McInnis, with the Pictou County Gaelic Society, will be by to share her experiences (and travel pictures) on learning Gaelic in Scotland while on a learning leave from the NSCC Pictou Campus Library. Light refreshments will be served. WOW – Women on Wheels –Every Friday morning starting May 12th at 10 a.m. – Information session, healthy snack & a ride. Connect with other senior women. Enjoy short bike rides and learn new skills. Feel free cycling on trails & roads. Connect with your community. Special Programs: All Library programs are Free. “Free Comic Book Day” Saturday May 6th – drop in to the Pictou Library to pick up a “free” comic book. Come in costume or not and complete a “Super Hero” quest (scavenger hunt) anytime Saturday. For the Quest, younger children should be accompanied by an adult or an older sibling. Puppet Show - Thurs. – May 11th – 6:15 p.m. –Paper Bag Princess – If you like dragons, princes & princesses, join us to learn about a very brave princess. No registration necessary. Mother’s Day Craft for all ages– Saturday – May 13th – 2 p.m. Call or drop in to pre-register prior to May 7th. All materials provided. Mother’s Day Bingo – Saturday- May13th – 3 p.m. –Children from 4 and up are welcome to try their luck at a few games of bingo with Ms. Janice. NS Walk Day – Weds. May 10th – Everyone meets at the Library by 11:30 for a lovely walk through the Town. May Flowers – May 6th – 2 p.m – Join Ms. Jennifer to make some “spring” flowers. Maximum 10. All materials will be provided. Please call or drop in to Pre-register. Puppet Show - Thurs. - May 18th -2 p.m. Puppet Musical – What do you do when there’s a hole in your bucket? “Frog” Craft & Storytime – Saturday – May 20th – 2 p.m. - Join Ms. Bonnie for a fun time learning about frogs, “peepers”, pollywogs and create your own frog. Please call or drop in to register. “Spring” Bingo & “Signs of Spring” Scavenger Hunt – Saturday – May 27th – 2 p.m. for Bingo and 1:30-3:30 for the Scavenger Hunt
  • May Events at the Truro Public Library

    May Events at the Truro Public Library Scrabble - MAY 1 - Join us for non-competitive Scrabble games from 2 - 4:30 pm at the Truro Public Library with a rotation each game. Dictionaries and cheat sheets are permitted. Heroes and Adventurers - MAY 2 - Join us for role-playing game night at the Truro Public Library from 5:30 - 8 pm. We provide the supplies, you provide the imagination. Techy Travel - MAY 3 - Learn about websites to make planning & enjoying your vacation easy. 10:30 - 11:30 am, at the Truro Public Library. Pre-registration required: 902-895-4183. Needlework Drop-in - MAY 4 -Truro Public Library 3 - 4:30 pm. Work on needlework crafts; bring a project, or help us knit a community project. Basic knitting and crochet instruction is available. Ages 8 - adult. Bicycle Café - MAY 6 - Drop in the Truro Public Library from 2 - 4 pm to learn about fixing bicycles. Scrabble - MAY 8 - Join us for non-competitive Scrabble games from 2 - 4:30 pm at the Truro Public Library with a rotation each game. Dictionaries and cheat sheets are permitted. Heroes and Adventurers - MAY 9 - Join us for role-playing game night at the Truro Public Library from 5:30 - 8 pm. We provide the supplies, you provide the imagination. Film Series - MAY 10 - Rotation of classic, documentary, and foreign films at Truro Public Library, 1:30 pm. For movie title call 902-895-4183 or visit our website at lovemylibrary.ca Coloring for Adults - MAY 11 - Color at Truro Public Library, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Supplies provided, or bring your own. Pre-registration required: 902-895-4183. Needlework Drop-in - MAY 11 - Truro Public Library 3 - 4:30 pm. Work on needlework crafts; bring a project, or help us knit a community project. Basic knitting and crochet instruction is available. Ages 8 - adult. Mom & Me Drop In - MAY 13 - Mom, drop in with your child to the Truro Public Library between 10 am and noon, or 2 and 4 pm to make a Mother's Day keepsake. Fundy Family Researchers - MAY 14 - Fundy Family Researchers genealogy researchers meet at Truro Public Library from 1:30 - 3:30 PM. New members welcome. Scrabble - MAY 15 - Join us for non-competitive Scrabble games from 2 - 4:30 pm at the Truro Public Library with a rotation each game. Dictionaries and cheat sheets are permitted. Heroes and Adventurers - MAY 16 - Join us for role-playing game night at the Truro Public Library from 5:30 - 8 pm. We provide the supplies, you provide the imagination. Needlework Drop-in - MAY 18 - Truro Public Library 3 - 4:30 pm. Work on needlework crafts; bring a project, or help us knit a community project. Basic knitting and crochet instruction is available. Ages 8 - adult. Zentangle Class - MAY 18- Introductory zentangle class at the Truro Public Library from 5 - 8 pm. Cost includes lesson, and supplies. Pre-registration required: 902-895-4183. Heroes and Adventurers - MAY 23 - Join us for role-playing game night at the Truro Public Library from 5:30 - 8 pm. We provide the supplies, you provide the imagination. Film Series - MAY 24 - Rotation of classic, documentary, and foreign films at Truro Public Library, 1:30 pm. For movie title call 902-895-4183 or visit our website at lovemylibrary.ca Needlework Drop-in - MAY 25 - Truro Public Library 3 - 4:30 pm. Work on needlework crafts; bring a project, or help us knit a community project. Basic knitting and crochet instruction is available. Ages 8 - adult. Scrabble - MAY 29- Join us for non-competitive Scrabble games from 2 - 4:30 pm at the Truro Public Library with a rotation each game. Dictionaries and cheat sheets are permitted. Monthly Matinee - MAY 29 - Movie for adults aged 50 and older, at the Truro Public Library at 1:30 pm. Beverages provided. For movie title call 902-895-4183 or visit our website at lovemylibrary.ca Heroes and Adventurers - MAY 30 - Join us for role-playing game night at the Truro Public Library from 5:30 - 8 pm. We provide the supplies, you provide the imagination.
  • Central Nova Coin Club meet first Monday of each month

    The regular meeting of the Central Nova Coin Club is planned for 7 PM on the FIRST MONDAY OF THE EACH MONTH at the Truro Recreation Department Building (former Douglas Street School), 40 Douglas Street in Truro. Anyone with an interest in coin, token or paper currency collecting is welcome to come and join this popular hobby group. For more information email centralnovacoinclub@gmail.com or google Central Nova Coin Club.
  • TRURO COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

    TRURO COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE at the Immanuel Baptist Church, Robertson/Church Hall, 295 Young Street. Wednesday, May 3 - 4:30pm to 8:30pm Thursday, May 4 - 1pm to 3pm and 5pm to 8pm Friday, May 5 - 10am to 1pm Thursday, June 8 - 1pm to 3pm and 5pm to 8pm Make your appointment today by calling 1-888-236-6283 or online at www.blood.ca. Help to reach 370 donations!
  • Music Circle Jam

    Music Circle Jam on Wednesday, May 3rd from 7PM till 10PM. Admission for players is free, listeners are asked to contribute $2.50. Light refreshments. Proceeds; Community Hall.
  • Dinner Theatre presents "The Orphanage" May 3

    Dinner Theatre presents "The Orphanage" at the Noel Fire Hall on Wednesday, May 3 from 7pm to 9pm. Lunch $10. For Tickets call 902-369-2295. Great family entertainment. Sponsored by the Noel Board of Stewards.
  • Slate Youth Centre 10th Birthday Open House

    Slate Youth Centre 10th Birthday Open House on Thursday, May 4th, from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. at 883 Prince Street, Truro. Help celebrate 10 years of serving youth in the Truro area.
  • Monthly Meeting of the Truro Prostate Cancer Group

    The monthly meeting of the Truro Prostate Cancer Group will be held on Thursday, May 4th at 7pm in Truro Police Station, Meeting room. Prince St. All welcome.
  • Scotia Brass Concert

    Scotia Brass in Concert presenting Spring Fling at St. John's Anglican Church in Truro, 25 Church Street on Thursday, May 4 at 7:30 p.m. Admission by free will offering (suggested $10). Proceeds shared by St. John's and Scotia Brass.
  • Brunswick Street Beanery is BACK! MAY 5 TO 26

    The Brunswick Street Beanery is BACK! TAKE-OUT, HOME BAKED BEANS AND BROWN BREAD. Friday afternoons from 2-5 PM. Curbside service at the Church corner of Brunswick and Wood Street. $7.99 order contains 1 litre of baked beans and a loaf of brown bread. Makes 4 servings.
  • Village Follies Dinner Theatre

    Village Follies Dinner Theatre- May 5, 6, 11, and 12th at 7:00PM, with a matinee performance at 4:00PM on Sunday, May 7th at the Debert Legion. Tickets $35 each, with full course meal, choice of chicken or haddock entre, and entertainment. Phone 902-986-1710 for tickets. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
  • Annual Dime Auction

    The Kennetcook Braves Intermediate Baseball Association are having their Annual Dime Auction on Friday, May 5th at 6pm at the Rainbow Community Hall on the North Noel Road.
  • Cumberland Singers presents "Magic Moments"

    The Cumberland Singers presents "Magic Moments" - songs from the Classics Era 60's - mid 80's on Friday, May 5th at 7:30pm at the Wentworth Recreation Centre. Adults $10, children under 12 are $5. Proceeds to the Community Centre.
  • Yard Sale for the Cure - Saturday, May 6th

    Yard Sale for the Cure - Saturday, May 6th - 8 am-Noon at the Truro Fire Hall. 100 % of the proceeds will be donated to the local Atlantic Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. To donate your unwanted, gently used items to the yard sale call at 902-893-7500 or call your favourite RE/MAX Agent.
  • Indoor Yard Sale - Old Barns United Church

    Indoor Yard Sale Old Barns United Church, 2603 Hwy 236 Old Barns on Saturday, May 6th from 8-2. Antiques, collectibles, household items and so much more! Proceeds for the church.
  • Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps 88 Truro Pancake Breakfast and Bake Sale

    Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps 88 Truro is hosting a Pancake Breakfast and Bake Sale on Saturday, May 6th from 8:30am to 11am at John Calvin RC,169 Glenwood Drive. All proceeds will go towards our efforts for a citizenship trip to Ottawa in 2018. Tickets will be available at the door -$6 Adult/ $4 kids or from any of the cadets leading up to the event.
  • Annual Spring Fling Flea Market

    Annual Spring Fling Flea Market on Saturday, May 6th from 1pm to 3pm at the Upper Stewiacke Fire Hall. There will be home baked goods, new to you clothing, books, kitchen items, jewellery and much, much more! Admission is $2. Sponsored by the PALS Upper Stewiacke.
  • Ham and Potato Scallop Supper

    A Ham and Potato Scallop Supper will be held on Sturday, May 6th from 4pm to 6pm in the Sharon Presbyterian Church Hall in Dean. Admission: Adults $10, 12 and under $3, pre-schoolers are free. Take out is available. Sponsored by the Board of Managers.
  • Annual Roast Beef Supper

    Annual Roast Beef Supper on Saturday, May 6th from 4:00pm - 5:30pm at the Shubenacadie United Church, 2869 Highway 2, Shubenacadie. Prices - Adults: $12.00, Children: 6-12- $6.00, under 5: free. Take-outs available/wheelchair accessible.
  • Saturday Night Supper

    Saturday Night Supper on Saturday, May 6 at 6.00 pm at the Malagash Community Hall. $15.00 per person. Advance tickets only, call 902-257-2249 or email jannieberkelaar@hotmail.com . Serving beef stew, baked beans, brown bread, biscuits, rolls and cake for dessert--all homemade. Entertainment and door prizes. Proceeds for Malagash United Church.
  • Don Haggart in concert

    Don Haggart in concert at West Branch Hall on Saturday, May 6th from 7-9:30 PM. Admission $10. Refreshments available.
  • Plant Sale

    A Plant Sale will be held at the Historeum, 29 Young Street, Truro on Sunday, May 7th from 10:30am to 1pm. Numerous perennials for the home garden and landscape will be featured as well as edible plants, plant roots and gardening materials. Knowledgeable gardeners will on hand to help customers. Proceeds are in support of the Colchester Historical Society. Anyone wishing to donate plants to the sale should bring them to the Historeum on Saturday afternoon May 6 or on May 7 before 10am.
  • Kennetcook Fire Hall Jamoboree

    Kennetcook Fire Hall Jamoboree on Sunday, May 7 from 1-4pm at the Kennetcook Fire Hall. The host band is City Lights. Many talented entertainers. 50/50 draw, canteen services, basket draw. Admission is $7. Proceeds for the Kennetcook Community Visions Society.
  • Classic Country & Bluegrass Music Jamboree

    Classic Country & Bluegrass Music Jamboree will be held on Saturday, May 6th at 2pm at the Milford Lantz United Church, 2134 Highway #2, Milford. Admission is $7 at the door. Music by a variety of entertainers. Canteen and 50/50.
  • 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, May 7th at 1:30pm. Members and guests welcome as well as new members.
  • Lemmon Hill Jamboree

    Lemmon Hill Jamboree on Sunday, May 7th from 2pm to 4pm at the Lemmon Hill Community Centre in Dean. Featuring: Southbound, Andy Campbell and Harmony Ridge.
  • David Burbine & Traditional Country - Children's Wish Foundation Fundraiser

    David Burbine & Traditional Country with special Guest – Marianne Burgine at the Best Western Glengarry, Truro from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 7th. There will be 50/50 tickets, door prizes. All proceeds for the Children’s Wish Foundation. Admission: $10.
  • Dance

    On Sunday, May 7th there will be a Dance at the Salmon River Fire Hall from 2pm to 4pm. Shared lunch at 4pm. The cost is $6 per person. Music by Coutrified and Others.
  • Dinner Theatre presents "The Orphanage" May 7

    Dinner Theatre presents "The Orphanage" at the Noel Fire Hall on Sunday, May 7 from 4pm to 6pm. Roast Beef Dinner, $20. For Tickets call 902-369-2295. Great family entertainment. Sponsored by the Noel Board of Stewards.
  • Local Seniors Games 55 or Better

    The Local Seniors Games, 55 or Better are taking place May 8 to 12 at various locations: Bible Hill Village Hall, Douglas Street Rec Centre, Bible Hill Junior High, Harmony Heights Elementary, Bible Hill Bowlacade, MacMillan Centre, Lion's Club, RECC. For more information: contact Tina at 902-895-9524 or email: tcl@eastlink.ca.
  • Truro Presbyterial UCW Spring Rally

    Truro Presbyterial UCW Spring Rally will be held on Tuesday, May 9th at Knox United in Brookfield. Theme is "Overcoming Obstacles". Registration is from 9:30 - 10am Guest speakers include RCMP talking on scams, Rev. Valerie Kingsbury - speaking on the Hospice Society and Becky Langille on healthy ageing. Then will be "getting old and all that foolishness"! Bring a bag lunch. There will be a Book Display. Everyone Welcome!
  • Morning Card Party

    Morning Card Party on Monday, May 8th at 10am at the Gay's River United Church Basement. Potluck lunch. Admission is $8.
  • Marigold Guild of Needle Arts Meeting

    Marigold Guild of Needle Arts Meeting on Tuesday, May 9 at 7:00pm at Truro Fire Hall Community Room. Program: Annual General Meeting. Meeting open to guests and potential new members.
  • Blackmore Memorial Cemetery Annual Meeting

    The Blackmore Memorial Cemetery will be holding its Annual Meeting at the Central North River Community Hall on Thursday, May 11 at 7pm. All lot owners are welcome to attend.
  • NEW TO YOU SALE

    NEW TO YOU SALE - WARDROBE AND ACCESSORIES (clothing -- shoes -- purses) AT THE MILFORD LANTZ UNITED CHURCH, 2134 HIGHWAY # 2 MILFORD STATION, ON SATURDAY MAY 13TH FROM 8:00 AM TO 1:00 PM. DROP INTO THE BASEMENT TO BRIGHTEN UP YOUR CLOSET. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT DOROTHY 902-758-2014. ALL PROCEEDS GOING TO THE MILFORD LANTZ UNITED CHURCH.
  • Mother's Day Coffee Party & Bake Sale

    Mother's Day Coffee Party & Bake Sale on Saturday, May 13th from 9 am 'til 12 noon at the Brunswick Street United Church. Everyone welcome!!
  • Mother's Day Coffee Party & Bake Sale

    Mother's Day Coffee Party & Bake Sale on Saturday, May 13th from 9 am 'til 12 noon at the Brunswick Street United Church. Everyone welcome!!
  • Home Business Expo

    There will be a Home Business Expo. featuring 20 home businesses, at the Wentworth Recreation Center in Wentworth Nova Scotia on May 13th from 10- 2. No Admission, donations accepted and a canteen on site
  • Mother's Day Craft and Vendor Event

    Mother's Day Craft and Vendor Event on Saturday, May 13th from 10am-3pm at the Royal Canadian Legion, Truro. Come out and support all the vendors and what they have to offer. There will be Crafter's, Baker's,
  • Mother's Day Turkey Supper

    Mother's Day Turkey Supper at the Mill Brook Community Club, Pictou County on Saturday, May 13th. Settings at 4 & 5 pm. Adults $12 / Children under 12 - $6. Takeouts available. TICKETS SOLD IN ADVANCE ONLY! Contact 902-396-3798 or 902-755-2820
  • Annual Spring Concert

    Annual Spring Concert on Saturday, May 13th at 7pm entitled, Sharing Our Family with You. It is being held at John Calvin Christian Reformed Church on 169 Glenwood Drive and tickets are available from choir members as well as at MacQuarries Pharmasave on the Esplanade. Adults $15 under 12 is $5.
  • Mother's Day Breakfast/ Brunch

    Mother's Day Breakfast/ Brunch on Sunday, May 14 from 10 am-1 pm at the Royal Canadian Legion, Tatamagouche. The menu: Ham, Bacon, Scrambled Eggs, Toast, Fruit Cup, Tea, Coffee, Juice. Adults: $ 7, Children under 12: $4, Preschoolers: Free. Take outs Available. Everyone Welcome. Sponsored by The Royal Canadian Legion, Tatamagouche.
  • Canada's Longest Running Country & Western Jamboree

    Canada's Longest Running Country & Western Jamboree at the Nine Mile River Community Centre, 7160 Highway 14, Nine Mile River on Sunday, May 14 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 Nine Mile River Fire Department.
  • Hope Chest Breast Cancer Support Group meet on the 3rd Thursday of each month

    The Hope Chest Breast Cancer Support Group meet on the 3rd Thursday of each month at the Truro Police Station at 7pm.
  • Yard Sale & Bake Sale

    Yard Sale & Bake Sale on Saturday, May 20 at 8:30am at Billy & Shirley Cameron’s, HWY 311 - # 8452, Balfron. Sponsored by the Royal Canadian Legion # 6. Barbecue & Lobster Draw.
  • Roast Beef Supper

    Roast Beef Supper on Saturday, May 20th at the Peniel United Church, Five Islands from 4:30pm to 6:30pm. Adults $12 and 12 and under $6. Take out is available. Sponsored by the U.C.W.
  • Spring Shopping Event

    Spring Shopping Event on Saturday, May 27th from 10am to 2pm at the Great Village Legion. Many crafters using reclaimed products for your home yard and garden. Home baking and so much more. Free admission. Canteen on site. Stop in and browse for a bit.
  • Crib Tournament

    Crib Tournament on Saturday, May 27 at 1 P.M. at the Royal Canadian Legion #64,Tatamagouche. The $20 Per Team (2). Lunch Services. All money returned as prizes. Everyone Welcome. Wheelchair Accessible.
  • Benefit for Gary (Rusty) Rushton

    Benefit for Gary (Rusty) Rushton on Saturday, May 27th from 7pm to midnight at the Truro Fire Hall. There will be door prizes, 50/50 and great music and dancing.
  • MS Walk

    There’s a good chance you know someone living with multiple sclerosis because Canada has the highest rate of MS in the world. That’s why so many Canadians come together for the MS Walk every year. We walk for our mothers, daughters, fathers, brothers, cousins and friends. We walk to end multiple sclerosis. And while Canada does have the highest rate of MS in the world, we are also home to some of the best MS research. Let’s be the country that finds the cure for Canada’s disease. Join the Medavie Blue Cross MS Walk on Sunday, May 28th and take the next step to end MS. Register today at mswalks.ca
  • Colchester County Show n Shine

    The Colchester County Show n Shine presented by the Mercury Club will take place on Saturday, June 3rd from 8am to 5pm and Sunday, June 4th from 8am to 3pm across from Masstown Market. A portion of all proceeds to be donated to Special Olympics Cobequid Region.
  • Confederacy of Mainland Mi'kmaq announces Birch Bark Canoe Builder Live Exhibit and Youth Apprentice

    The Confederacy of Mainland Mi'kmaq in partnership with the Nova Scotia Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage are pleased to announce the Mi'kmaw Birch Bark Canoe Builder Live Exhibit and Youth Apprentice Program with renowned Mi'kmaw artist Todd Labrador. The program will take place over six weeks starting June 5th and run until July 14th at the Millbrook Cultural and Heritage Centre in Millbrook, NS. The Mi'kmaq Birch Bark Canoe Builder Apprentice Program aims to allow Mi'kmaw Community youth to work alongside Mi'kmaw canoe builder and artist, Todd Labrador, in the creation of a traditionally made birch bark canoe. Four youth will be selected from the Mainland Nova Scotia Mi'kmaw Communities to work with Todd over a six-week period at the Millbrook Cultural and Heritage Center. The program will allow the youth involved to learn about traditional canoe building practices and allow the general public the view this extremely rare skill. When completed the canoe will be put on permanent display in the lobby of the Millbrook Hampton Inn & Suites.
  • Tide Fest, East Hants' First Home Coming Weekend

    Tide Fest, East Hants' First Home Coming Weekend is July 14-16 at the East Hants Sportsplex in Lantz for ball hockey tournaments, world's largest washer toss, a music festival, farmers markets, food trucks and much more! Visit tidefest.ca for schedule and ticket information or on Facebook @EastHantsTideFest.
  • Northumberland Quilt Guild Annual Show and Sale

    The Northumberland Quilt Guild will be having their Annual "Show and Sale" - Saturday, August 5th and Sunday, August 6th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Decoste Center, 85 Water Street, Pictou. Admission is $5.00 per person, which includes a light lunch.