• 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Truro Public Library Programs for November 2017

    Truro Public Library Programs for November 2017 Truro Book Discussion NOV. 24 – All are welcome from 3 – 4:30 p.m. We will discuss ‘Curse of the Narrows’ by Laura M MacDonald. Entrepreneurial Club NOV. 24 – Ages 13-18, 4 – 5 p.m.; Learn to plan, implement, start up, and maintain your own business at the Truro Public Library. Contact Chris Wildbore at cwildbor@cehpubliclibrary.ca Scrabble NOV. 27 – 2 - 4:30 p.m.; Several Scrabble games played; dictionaries and cheat sheets permitted. New players welcome. Monthly Matinee NOV. 27 – 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.; For adults ages 50+ at Truro Public Library. Today’s feature ‘A Dog’s Purpose’ Baby Me & Mother Goose Nov. 28 – Ages Birth - 2 yr., 10 - 10:45 a.m. Call Maggie’s Place at 902-895-0200 to register. Heroes/Adventurers NOV. 28 – Role-Playing Game Night. All Welcome. No experience needed! We provide the supplies, you bring the imagination. 5:30 – 8 p.m. BLAST NOV. 29 - For ages 13-18, 6:15 – 8 p.m.; Fun, food, learning, and volunteering for teens at the Truro Public Library. C.A.F.E. Make NOV. 29 For ages 13-18, 3:30 – 4 p.m.; Make crafts, art, fashion, and electronics at the Truro Public Library. Super-Powers Hour NOV. 29 – For ages 13-18, 4 - 5 p.m.; Accelerated learning and life and learning hacks at the Truro Public Library. Peer Jam NOV. 30 – Ages 13-18, 4 – 5 p.m.; Jam with your own instruments in our media lab, in return for tutoring your peers. Truro Public Library. Needlework Drop-In NOV. 30 – Bring a needlework project, or help knit a community project, 3 - 4:30 p.m. at the Truro Public Library Picture Book Time NOV. 30 – Ages 3 – 5; Stories, rhymes, and crafts, 10:30 - 11:15 a.m., Contact the Truro library to register. Peer Tutoring NOV. 30 – IB Peer Study/Open Peer Tutoring Groups Ages 13-18; Support and mentoring , 3– 5 p.m. at the Truro Public Library
  • Truro and District Lions Club 50/50 Bingo-Every Sunday

    Truro and District Lions Club 50/50 Bingo-Every Sunday at 1pm sharp and the doors open at 12:30. Come and have some fun while supporting the good work of the Lions Club. The dates are: Nov. 5-12-19-26.
  • 4th Annual Online Auction for Stewiacke Play/Preschool

    4th Annual Online Auction for the Stewiacke Play/Preschool runs from Tueday, November 14th to Wednesday, November 29th. Their goal this is year is $5000. To view the auction items, go to: www.32auctions.com/StewiackePLayPreschool201.
  • Colchester SPCA Christmas Table

    The Colchester SPCA Christmas Table will be set up at the Truro Mall from Thursday, November 16th to Saturday, December 16th from 10am to 8pm, every Thursday, Friday and Saturday. They will be selling baked goods and other items for the Holidays. All proceeds support their shelter.
  • Maitland Christmas Festival

    Maitland Christmas Festival is from Thursday, November 23rd to Sunday, November 26th. Kick off your Christmas season in the Historic Village of Maitland. Enjoy caroling, crafts, music, food and more in a beautiful Victorian setting. The tree lighting and social will be held at the Fire Hall on Nov. 23rd along with a visit from Santa. Festive programs run all weekend. Enjoy the Artisian & Crafters Market - Gallery 215, Victorian Tea at High Tides Art & Community Centre Hall, Christmas tree stroll at 178 Cedar Road, Inklings Artistic Wood turning at 9007 Highway 215, Anglican Church Bazaar at HolyTrinity Hall, Friday from 6-8 and Sat. from 10-5 and Turkey Supper at the Fire Hall. Sponsored by the Maitland & District Development Association.
  • Lenore & Friends Kitchen Party - A musical "Fun"draiser for Mental Health

    Lenore & Friends Kitchen Party - A musical "Fun"draiser for Mental Health - a Kitchen Party style evening with a number of Nova Scotian musicians from Truro, Halifax, & Antigonish performing from 7pm to 11pm climaxing with Halifax band headliner "Ten Mile House". Tickets $12.00 available at MacQuarries and at the Door at The Royal Canadian Legion on Brunswick Street on Friday, November from 7pm-11pm. Outsider-Insight a successful youth-driven organization already operating in Halifax and now establishing a chapter in Truro which uses the Arts and peer support to help in the healing of people who have been affected from mental health disorders.
  • 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.
  • Fundraising Yard Sale

    Fundraising Yard Sale will be held on Saturday, November 25th at the Stewiacke Legion from 9am to noon. Open to everyone. Proceeds for the Christmas Index Program.
  • CARMA Pictou County yard sale

    CARMA Pictou County yard sale to raise money to help feral cats in the community. The yard sale will be held Saturday, November 25th at Sharon St John United Church on Acadia Avenue in Stellarton. It will run from 9am-1pm and the entry cost is $2.
  • St. John's Anglican Church Christmas Bazaar

    St. John's Anglican Church Christmas Bazaar, Necum Teuch on Saturday, November 25th from 9am to 1pm. There will be bake tables, sale items, tree ornaments. Hot lunch for $8
  • Nautical Crafts, Christmas Crafts and Live Music

    Nautical Crafts, Christmas Crafts and Live Music on Saturday, November 25th from 10am to 2pm at the Lower Onslow Community Centre, 12391 Highway 2, Lower Onslow. Come browse their homemade crafts made from driftwood, painted mason jars, center pieces, Christmas planters and signs. Baked goods will be sold as well as dog collars, toys, treats and more. Music provided by Larry Higgins, a member band Mill Stream.
  • Sunset Fall Giftware, Craft & bake sale

    Sunset Fall Giftware, Craft & bake sale is taking place Saturday, November 25th from 10:00 to 3:00 at the Pugwash Royal Canadian Legion Peace Branch, Durham Street, Pugwash. This sale is to support the Sunset Community Auxiliary who work to raise money for all those things that cannot be provided at the Sunset Community from budgets. Free admission and there will be canteen services.
  • Christmas Coffee Party

    A Christmas Coffee Party is being held from 10 am until noon on Saturday, November 25th at St. Andrew’s United Church, corner of Duke and King Streets, Truro. Cost $8.00. There will also be a Bake Sale and Silent Auction. Proceeds for the work of the UCW.
  • Margie Roberts Group Christmas Tea & Bake Sale

    The Margie Roberts Group Christmas Tea & Bake Sale at the Milford Lantz United Church, Milford on Saturday, November 25 from 11 A.M. - 1 P.M. Lunch is sandwiches and sweets. Adults $6, 12 and under are $3 and preschoolers are free.
  • Christmas Tea and Bake Sale

    Christmas Tea and Bake Sale on Saturday, November 25 from 11 am - 1 pm at the Upper Stewiacke United Church Hall. Chicken ala King and Raspberry Parfait with Beverage $10 and lots of Christmas goodies for sale. Please reserve your ticket - call Colleene at 902-671-2820.
  • Christmas Tea and Bake Sale

    Christmas Tea and Bake Sale on Saturday, November 25th from 1-3 pm at the Immaculate Conception Church, 669 Prince Street, Truro. There will be bake tables, silent auction, door prizes and more. Adults $7, children under 10 are $3. Bring the family!
  • Crib Tournament

    Crib Tournament on Saturday, November 25th at the Tatamagouche Legion at 1pm. The cost is $20. per team. Refreshment services. Everyone welcome. Wheelchair accessible.
  • Jamoboree

    Jamoboree on Saturday, November 25th 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.
  • Christmas Tea & Sale at the Zion Baptist Church

    Christmas Tea & Sale on Saturday, November 25th at the Zion Baptist Church, 454 Prince Street, Truro from 2-4pm. Tickets $8.00.
  • Busy Bees from Sanford Hall Christmas Tea and Bazaar

    The Busy Bees from Sanford Hall 18 Munroe Court are holding a Christmas Tea and Bazaar on Saturday, November 25 from 2-4pm. Various Vendors. All proceeds from the tea and sales from the Busy Bees will be donated to the Truro Homeless Outreach Society.
  • 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.
  • Board Game Night in support of the Colchester Sexual Assault Centre

    A Board Game Night in support of the Colchester Sexual Assault Centre will be held on Saturday, November 25 from 5-8pm at the Truro Farmers Market. The event will be hosted by the Nova Scotia Community College Information Technology Web Programming class. There will be free food, prizes and will be selling tickets on prizes. Entry by donation. Board games are provided or bring your own.
  • Old Time Dance

    Old Time Dance on Saturday, November 25th at 7:30PM at West Branch Community Hall. Music by The MacKinnons plus Marilyn, Alvin and Tracy. Roger Simm, calling. Lunch served, shared sweets. Admission $7.00.
  • Breakfast at St John's Hall in River John

    Breakfast on Sunday, November 26th at the St John's Hall in River John from 7:30am to 10am. The cost is $7.00 each. The menu: Bacon & Eggs, Hash browns, Muffins, Fruit cup, Toast & beverage.
  • Breakfast/Brunch

    Breakfast/Brunch on Sunday, November 26th at the Tatamagouche Legion from 10a.m. to 1p.m. The menu: ham, bacon, eggs, etc. Takeouts available. The cost is $7 and $4 for children 12 and under. Everyone welcome.
  • "Christmas Long Ago" at the Nuttby United Baptist Church

    "Christmas Long Ago" at the Nuttby United Baptist Church on Sunday, November 26th at 2pm. Come for an afternoon of Christmas music and stories and share in the spirit of Christmas and the warmth of an old wood stove. Free will offering and light lunch.
  • GivingTuesday

    GivingTuesday is Only Days Away! Truro United Way of Colchester County invites you to participate in GivingTuesday on Tuesday, November 28. GivingTuesday is the opening day of the giving season. Every donation received on GivingTuesday will be matched up to $5,000, so your gift will have double the impact! You can give safely and securely online at www.colchester.unitedway.ca or visit their office at 90 Esplanade Street, Suite 2. You can even pop a cheque in the mail, dated November 28. For more information on this or other United Way programs and services, call (902) 895-9313, email coordinator@colchester.unitedway.ca or visit www.colchester.unitedway.ca
  • Music Circle Jam

    Music Circle Jam at the West Branch Community Hall on Wednesday, November Nov 29th from 7PM till 10PM. Admission for players is free, listeners free will, $2.50 suggested. Light refreshments. Proceeds for the Community Hall.
  • Vimy Court's Annual Christmas Tea & Sale

    Vimy Court's Annual Christmas Tea & Sale will be held on Friday, December 1st from 1pm-3pm at 130 Vimy Road in Bible Hill. Admission is $5.00-this gets you your tea ticket and raffle tickets. Multiple vendors, bake tables and 50/50 draw-something for everyone! Hope to see you there!
  • Christmas Tea and Sale

    Christmas Tea and Sale on Saturday, December 1st at Wynn Park Villa, 32 Windsor Road from 1:30pm to 3pm. Admission is $5. Proceeds to Wynn Park Villa Recreation.
  • The Cumberland Singers Present The Sounds of Christmas

    The Cumberland Singers Present The Sounds of Christmas on Friday, December 1st at 7:30 p.m. at the Wentworth Recreation Centre. Adults - $10.00, Children Under 12 - $5.00. Proceeds to: Chalice – Child Care International - Providing disaster and humanitarian relief to some of the world’s most needy children who are struggling to survive without even the very basic necessities of life. Come celebrate the Spirit of Christmas and enjoy an evening of traditional & contemporary Christmas music.
  • Christmas Craft & Bake Sale at the West Branch Hall

    Christmas Craft & Bake Sale at the West Branch Hall on Saturday, December 2nd. Opens at 9:00AM. There will be Christmas decorations, soap, jewelry, painting, knitting, mittens, scarves, hats, baking, preserves and candy. Free admission, food bank donations appreciated.
  • Christmas Luncheon, Craft, Bake & Yard Sale

    Christmas Luncheon, Craft, Bake & Yard Sale on 169 Glenwood Drive, Truro on Saturday, December 2nd from 9:00 am - 1:30 pm. Free Admission/ Door Prize. Lunch: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm; Adults - $6.00; Children under 10 - $5.00. Advance Tickets Prices: Adults: $5.00; Children under 10 under $4.00.
  • Break Every Chain Ladies Ministry are holding the Annual free Ladies Christmas breakfast

    Break Every Chain Ladies Ministry are holding the Annual free Ladies Christmas breakfast on Saturday, December 2nd from 9-12pm at 291 Pictou Road, Bible Hill. Come out and enjoy an morning of love and fellowship with other ladies in our community. They will be having prizes, special music and a full free breakfast. Please RSVP to Linda at 902-890-1932 or Tracey at 902-843-6774.
  • Toy Drive The Paramedic Stuff a Bus with Toys for the Colchester Christmas Index Program

    Toy Drive The Paramedic Stuff a Bus with Toys for the Colchester Christmas Index Program will be held at the Truro Wal-Mart on Saturday, December 2nd from 10:00am-6:00pm. Donations of new, unwrapped toys would be greatly appreciated.
  • 23rd Annual "Christmas at the Park"

    The Oxford Area Lionettes are holding their 23rd Annual "Christmas at the Park" on Saturday, December 2nd featuring Crafts and a Quiche and Dessert Cafe from 10am to 2pm at the Lion's Community Center, Main Street, Oxford. Craft Sale from 10am to 2pm. Free admission and door prizes.
  • Classic Country & Bluegrass Music Jamboree

    Classic Country & Bluegrass Music Jamboree will be held on Saturday, December 2nd 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.
  • Homemade Baked Beans & Brown Bread (Take Out) Sale

    There will be a Homemade Baked Beans & Brown Bread (Take Out) Sale on Saturday, December 2nd from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the Hilden United Church Hall. For $9.00 you will receive one liter of baked beans & a loaf of brown bread. Sponsored by the Hilden United Church Board of Stewards.
  • Pot Luck Supper and Cookie Sale

    A Pot Luck Supper and Cookie Sale will be held on Saturday, December 2nd from 4pm to 6pm in the Sharon Presbyterian Church Hall, Dean. Admission for supper is $8 for adults and $3 for 12 and under, pre schoolers are free. Take out is available. Sponsored by the Board of Managers.
  • Pork Supper

    Pork Supper on Saturday, December 2nd at the St. James Anglican Church, Shubenacadie from 4pm to 6pm. Adults $12, children $6. Take out is available. Sponsored by the ACW.
  • Dance at the Noel Fire Hall

    Dance at the Noel Fire Hall on Saturday, December 2nd from 8:30 pm to midnight. Music Tidal Country with Donnie Huntley on fiddle. $8 per person 19 and over. Shared lunch.
  • 4th Earth ARC Christmas House Tour

    The 4th Earth ARC Christmas House Tour will be held in Pictou County on Sunday, December 3rd from 1 to 6 p.m. Tour beautifully decorated houses at 619 Trenton Rd., New Glasgow, 12 Albion Ave., Stellarton and 3951 East River East Side Rd., Churchville. Enjoy coffee/tea and sweets at the Bistro, 216 Archimedes, New Glasgow. Tickets are $13 per person, available in advance at any tour house, or at Big Al’s, New Glasgow, Gig’s Pizza, Alma, Rite Stop, Lyons Brook or Woody’s Variety, Pictou. All proceeds go to Earth ARC Animal Respite Centre.
  • Christmas Centrepiece Workshop

    Christmas Centrepiece Workshop - Make your own live Christmas Centrepiece. All greenery, dishes, decorations, instructions supplied. Just bring snips and garden gloves on Sunday, December 3rd from 1-3pm at Bible Hill Fire Hall. Cost $10. Pre-register at BH Village office or call 902-893-8083. Sponsored by Village of Bible Hill.
  • East Hants Bluegrass & Oldtime Music Association Christmas Bluegrass Jam and Annual Meeting

    East Hants Bluegrass & Oldtime Music Association Christmas Bluegrass Jam and Annual Meeting at the Milford Lantz United Church, 2134 Highway # 2 in Milford on Sunday, December 3rd from 1:30 to 7:30pm. Members & Guests - new members welcome. Remember to bring your donations for Caring & Sharing.
  • Christmas Long Ago

    Christmas Long Ago on Sunday, December 3rd at 2pm at the Shubenacadie United Church, 2869 Highway 2, Shubenacadie. Christmas music and stories with Country singers Bill and Susan Huey. Admission $5.00, elevator and canteen on site.
  • Musical Jamboree

    Musical Jamboree on Sunday, December 3rd at 2pm at the Lemmon Hill Community Centre in Dean. Featuring a variety of entertainers. Admission is $5 per person. All funds go to the Lemmon Hill Community Centre. Tickets will be sold on a Christmas basket.
  • Annual Christmas Music Program

    Annual Christmas Music Program on Sunday, December 3rd at 7pm at North River United Church featuring Wayne Elliott, Murray Dawson, Paul and Lisa Gamble, CJ Prest, Bob Prest and Julie Johnstone. A free will offering will be accepted. All proceeds will go to local families in need.
  • First Baptist Church Truro presents Lighting of the Season Service

    First Baptist Church Truro together with the First Baptist Girls' Choir presents Lighting of the Season Service on Saturday, December 3rd, 7:00 pm, at First Baptist Church, 759 Prince Street, Truro. Freewill offering will be received.
  • Colchester-East Hants Retired Teachers Organization Christmas Party

    The Colchester-East Hants Retired Teachers Organization is having a Christmas Party at 10.30 am on Tuesday, December 5th at the Truro Fire Hall. Please bring a non-perishable food item for the Colchester Food Bank.
  • Ladies and Gentlemen Truro CWC Christmas Event

    Ladies and Gentlemen Truro CWC Christmas Event at Bible Hill Fire Hall on Thursday, December 7th from 7:00 to 9:00pm. Special music. Speaker Bill Mills. Admission $5. Call Carol 902-895-0136 to reserve.
  • Monthly Meeting of Truro Prostate Cancer Support Group

    The Monthly Meeting of Truro Prostate Cancer Support Group will be held on Thursday, December 7th at 7pm in the meeting room of the Truro Police Station, Prince St. Truro. All Welcome.
  • 4th Winding River Op'ry Show presents "Christmas at the Op'ry"

    The 4th Winding River Op'ry Show presents "Christmas at the Op'ry" on Sunday December 9 at 7PM (doors open at 6:30PM) at the Bible Hill Fire Hall, 67 Pictou Road, Bible Hill. Wheelchair accessible. Singing the songs of Op'ry Stars are: Murray Dawson, Carol Roode, Susan Richard, Doug Keddy, Susan Quinn, Wayne Elliott, Ron Richard, Ellis Weir, Bucko Dawson, Ron & Dianne O'Brien.Emcee: Foster Stewart, Sound Tech: Janet O'Brien. Advance tickets at Mingo Music, 590 Prince Street (Cash} $10. At door night of show $12. Proceeds (after any expenses) donated to help the Christmas Index Program through the Salvation Army. Everyone welcome!
  • Julie Johnstone’s Annual Old Time Christmas Concert

    Julie Johnstone’s Annual Old Time Christmas Concert featuring fiddler, Julie Johnstone and her talented music students on Saturday, December 9th at 7 pm at John Calvin Church (169 Glenwood Drive). In the spirit of Christmas admission will be "pay what you can" so everyone can enjoy this wonderful concert.
  • 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
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