Events

  • Weekly Dance at Lower Onslow Community Center

    Weekly Dance at Lower Onslow Community Center starting on Monday, September 9th from 2PM to 4PM. Music by Dan MacDougall, Kathy MacDonald and Wayne Elliott. Free Admission for this first dance. 50/50 draw. All Welcome.
  • Goodtime Seniors' Dance Club Weekly dances

    The Goodtime Seniors' Dance Club have a dance every Tuesday evening from 7:30 to 10:30 at the Truro Legion on Brunswick Street. Admission is $7, shared lunch, 50/50 tickets. A band playing waltzes, fox trot, polka, jives, waltz quadrilles and country/modern singing. Come for a good social time. THE DANCES BEGIN ON SEPT. 10TH.
  • EUCHRE CARD PARTY - 2nd and 4th Thursday

    EUCHRE CARD PARTY North Shore Seniors invites you to play euchre starting September 12th on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month at the Roach Hall, Tatamagouche at 7 pm, $5. Tea and sweets.
  • Families Matter in Mental Health

    Do you have someone close to you with a mental health problem or illness? This FREE 11 - Week education & support program for family & friends supporting someone with a mental illness or combined mental illness & addiction. The program is at the NSCC Truro Campus, Forrester Hall, Room 301, 36 Arthur Street from 6pm to 8pm from September 16th to November 25th. To register or for further information please contact: donna@ssns.ca or dani@ssns.ca or call 1-844-948-0539
  • Royal Canadian Sea Cadets are Recruiting youth members

    Royal Canadian Sea Cadets are Recruiting youth members between the ages of 12-18 yrs of age. This is a youth program structured to teach time management, leadership, good citizenship with a military Naval structure. They meet at the Truro Armouries at 126 Willow Street on Tuesday evenings September through June each year. Start time is 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM.
  • Truro Parkinson's Support Group meet the Third Thursday of each month

    Truro Parkinson's Support Group will meet on the Third Thursday of each month (starting Sept 19, 2019) at the Immanuel Baptist Church, 295 Young St., Truro from 1pm to 3pm. These support groups are formed to provide local support for those in the area living with Parkinson's Disease. All are welcome to attend at no cost, including family members,care partners, and health care practitioners.
  • Stewiacke Chase the Ace Draw

    Stewiacke Chase the Ace Draw at 8.15pm every Friday at the Stewiacke Legion. Tickets can be purchased through the week at Stewiacke Legion, Whistlers and Foodland Stewiacke and on Friday night between 7-8pm at the Stewiacke Fire Hall. No need to be present to win.
  • Meditation (Connection) Group Every Monday

    Meditation (Connection) Group, free. Monday (except holidays) 6:30 -8 pm, NSCC Mindfulness Centre, Truro. Connect with people through meditation. For more info: mmtruro@gmail.com
  • The Brunswick Street Beanery is back!

    The Brunswick Street Beanery is back and will take place on Friday afternoons for four weeks, beginning Friday, September 27th to Friday, October 18th between 2 and 5 p.m. curbside at the church, which is located at the corner of Brunswick and Wood streets. The takeout event offers one litre of home-baked beans and a loaf of brown bread for $9. Each order makes four servings.
  • Truro Carvers Every Tuesday night

    Truro Carvers at the Douglas Street Rec Centre, room B every Tuesday night from 6:30 to 8:30. Give carving or wood burning a try. No experience needed.
  • Bingo for Boobs

    Bingo for Boobs will be held on Wednesday, October 6th at Parkland Truro raising funds and awareness for Breast Cancer. Books are $5. Contact Vickie or Delores for your bingo packs, reserve a table or for more information call 902-843-8087. Top prize will be a gift card from Inglis Jewellers.
  • Public presentation - building a Pictou County Culture Hub

    Public presentation on Wednesday, October 16th 7pm at the deCoste Performing Arts Centre, 99 Water Street, Pictou on building a Pictou County Culture Hub – the new Pictou Library, enhanced deCoste Preforming Arts Centre and much more. Everyone welcome
  • Grandparents Right for Nova Scotia Monthly Meeting

    Grandparents Right for Nova Scotia Monthly Meeting on Thursday, October 17th from 12p to 2pm at Sobeys, 68 Robie Street, Fundy Trail Centre. All welcome.
  • Breakfast at Toney River Community Hall

    A Breakfast will be held at the Toney River Community Hall, on Saturday, October 19th from 7 until 10am. Cost - $7. Take-outs will be available.
  • Canadian Cancer Society "Day of Change"

    Saturday, October 19th join the Canadian Cancer Society and participating recycling depots for the “Day of Change.” By donating some, or all, of the return from your refundable bottles and cans in support of the Canadian Cancer Society you are helping those affected by cancer by funding research, dedicated programs and support services. Local Depots Participating in Truro: Subway Bottle Exchange – 23 College Rd, Bible Hill.
  • Truro Model Railroaders Association 42nd Annual Fall Train Show

    Saturday, October 19 from 9am to 4pm the Truro Model Railroaders Association 42nd Annual Fall Train Show will take place at the Nova Scotia Community College, 36 Arthur St, Truro. Show features: Fun for all ages, attractions include, Operating train layouts of many scales, Vendors selling new and used model railroad items. There will also be displays and memorabilia available for viewing and purchase. Admission: Adults $5, Family $10, Students $3, children under 6 free when accompanied by a parent or guardian. T.M.R.A. is a not for profit association.
  • Colchester Community Workshop Foundation (CCW) Capital Campaign Launch

    Colchester Community Workshop Foundation (CCW), upcoming capital campaign launch will be on Saturday, October 19th. The event will take place at the Colchester Community Workshop, 168 Arthur Street from 10am - 12pm. It will include food trucks, music, dancers, site tours of the recently purchased former Halliday's building, and speeches by community members and donors.
  • Christmas Tea and Sale

    A Christmas Tea and Sale will be held on October 19, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Dean Church Hall, 1880 Highway 336, Dean. Admission is $5.00 which includes your lunch of soup, cake, and beverage. Craft tables and bake tables. Sponsored by the Board of Managers of Sharon Presbyterian Church.
  • 2019 Wishmaker Walk For Wishes New Glasgow

    2019 Wishmaker Walk For Wishes New Glasgow in Memory of Daniel Aresnault will take place on Saturday, October 19th at 300 Stewart St., New Glasgow. Register at 11 am Walk is at noon. Post walk celebration immediately following the walk. Pledge sheet available at Big Al's Todd's Taxi and Glasgow Pub. Or text 902-759-8432.
  • Milford Coffeehouse

    Milford Coffeehouse on Saturday, October 19th at 2:00 PM at Milford Lantz United Church. Lots of great music and fellowship. EVERYONE welcome, drop in and listen, sing along, and enjoy. Featuring: Sonrise, Tanya & Paul Fowler and More. Light lunch supplied - lots of tea and coffee - Goodwill offering with proceeds for the church.
  • Gay's River United Church Turkey Supper

    Gay's River United Church Turkey Supper will be held on Saturday, October 19th from 4-5:30pm at 421 Gays River Road, Highway 224. Adults $15, 6-12 are $5, 5 and under are free. Take out is available. Craft and bake table as well.
  • Pork Supper

    Pork Supper will be held on Saturday, October 19th at the Great Village Legion, Great Village from 4pm to 6pm. Adults $12, $6 for under 12. Proceeds for the Portaupique Cemetery.
  • Dinner Theatre "Murder On Ice"

    The Milford and District Lions Club and the Milford Recreation Association presents Murder on Ice - A dinner theatre on Saturday, October 19th and Sunday, October 20th starting at 5:30 with show at 6:00pm at the at the Milford Recreation Hall. They will be servng a delicious roast beef dinner. The cost is $30 per person. For tickets contact Milford Foodland, lionsclub10@yahoo.ca, 902-758-3286 or message on Facebook.
  • Cobequid District Fire Brigade Annual Fire Prevention Dance

    Cobequid District Fire Brigade Annual Fire Prevention Dance on Saturday, October 19th at the Fire Hall, 3830 Highway 236, Lower Truro with Nowhere Road from 9pm to 1pm. Tickets are $10.00/person (age 19+) and can be purchased at First Choice Haircutters (see Carla), or call Sabrina 902-890-9965 or at the door!
  • Breakfast/Brunch at the Tatamagouche Legion

    Breakfast/Brunch at the Tatamagouche Legion. They will be serving: ham, bacon, eggs, fruit cup and etc. from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost is: $7 and $4 for 12 and under. Wheelchair accessible.Takeouts available. Everyone welcome.
  • Classic Country Dance & Social

    Classic Country Dance & Social on Sunday, October 20th from 1pm to 4pm at Carroll's Corner Hall (9 Milford Rd). Music - Ken Bruce & Country Express. Shared lunch. Adm. $8.
  • Monthly Jam Session at the Hilden United Church Hall

    Monthly Jam Session at the Hilden United Church Hall on Sunday, October 20th from 2:00 to 4:00. Everyone welcome to "make music with my friends". Freewill offering and 50/50 draw. Coffee, tea and cookies available. Proceeds for Church and Hall expenses.
  • The Barra MacNeils at the Wentworth Recreation Centre

    On Friday, October 25, the Wentworth Recreation Centre is very pleased to be hosting Canada’s Celtic Ambassadors, The Barra MacNeils. For nearly three decades, this Cape Breton-based family group has been thrilling audiences with their sparkling repertoire, vocals, instrumental prowess, and showmanship. General Admission $40, advance tickets $35; preferred VIP seating $45. Available online at Square Wentworth Recreation Facebook page or call 902-899-3634. This is a 19+ show, doors open at 6:30 for an 8 pm start and we are at 13752 Highway 4 in Wentworth. Proceeds go to the Recreation Centre.
  • Monthly Variety Concert

    Monthly Variety Concert will be held on Friday, October 25th starting at 7:30 PM at the Lismore Community Center. Doors open at 6:30 PM. Admission is $5.00 for adults (50-50, Door Prices) children under 12 are free. Donations are greatly appreciated. This month's entertainers are Salt Water Joy (& Friends).
  • Halloween Dance

    Halloween Dance with Ruckus on Friday, October 25th from 9pm-1am at the Elmsdale Legion. The cost is $10 cover. 19+.
  • 7th Annual Fall and Christmas Craft Market – First United Church

    7th Annual Fall and Christmas Craft Market – First United Church, 711 Prince St., Truro, NS on Saturday, October 26th, 2019 9:30 am – 3:00pm. Admission is $1; Lunch ($10) served from 11am – 2 pm. Quilts, afghans, jams & Jellies, baby items, children’s clothing, tole painting, wooden crafts etc. Cash, VISA or personal cheque (ID required), proceeds to the ongoing work of the UCW
  • Turkey Supper at Middleton United Church

    Turkey Supper at Middleton United Church, Middle Musquodoboit on Saturday, October 26th from 4:00-6:00. Adults $12.00, Ages 6-12 $6.00. Under 12 free.
  • Turkey Supper at Knox United Church

    Turkey Supper at Knox United Church in Brookfield from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 26th. Adults $ 12.00; Children 12 and Under (accompanied by an adult) Free. Take Out Available, call 902-673-3363. Sponsored by Knox United Church Council.
  • LASAGNA SUPPER

    LASAGNA SUPPER - Lasagna, caesar salad, garlic bread, dessert, tea/coffee oon Saturday, Oct. 26 the at the Economy Recreation Centre from 4:30 to 6:00. The cost: $12.00 Adults, $6.00 Children 12 and under, Family (2 adults, 2 children 12 and under) $28.00. Sponsored by the Economy UCW.
  • Bible Hill Winding River Op'ry Show- "Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes?"

    Saturday, October 26th at 7 pm, the Bible Hill Winding River Op'ry Show- "Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes?" at the Bible Hill Fire Hall, 67 Pictou Rd. Wheelchair Accessible. $10 at Door. Musicians: Shirley Reid, Art McNeil, Jim & Denise White, John Fortune, Earle McMichael, Ron & Dianne O'Brien will sing songs of Op'ry Star Legends! Light Lunch, tea, coffee. Everyone welcome to come and enjoy the Show! Proceeds after any
  • Country & Western Jamboree

    Canada's Longest Running Country & Western Jamboree at the Nine Mile River Community Centre on Sunday, October 27TH from 2pm to 4:30pm. Host band is The Country Folk along with a variety of performers. Adults $8, students $3, children 12 years and under $1. There will be 50/50 and canteen services. Proceeds for the Cancer Society.
  • Concert - Songs for the Season of Love

    Concert - Songs for the Season of Love - A musical journey of “Who Am I?” Through the songs of Rose Johnston, including the award-winning “Tender Heart”, Performed by Sanctuary at the Saint Andrews United Church, King & Duke Streets, Truro on Sunday October 27, at 3 PM. The cost: $15, ($30 Family), Or Pay What You Can.
  • Songs for the Season of Love

    Songs for the Season of Love - the music by Rose Johnston on Sunday, October 27th at 3m at the St. Andrew's United Church, King and Duke Streets, Truro. Tickets are $15/$30 family (or pay as you are able) songs performed by Sanctuary.
  • Annual Turkey Supper

    Annual Turkey Supper at the Minasville Hall ,3680 Highway 215 on Sunday, October 27th from 4-6 pm. Adults $15 children $7 under 5 free. Turkey dinner and all the fixings with pumpkin or apple pie. Proceeds for the hall.
  • Trunk or Treat

    Connection Church presents Trunk or Treat on Thursday, October 31st from 6pm to 8pm at the Church parking lot, 38 Pleasant Street, Truro. This is a free family event.
  • Annual Classic Country & Bluegrass Fall Jamboree

    Annual Classic Country & Bluegrass Fall Jamboree at Milford Lantz United Church, 2134 Highway 2 in Milford on Saturday, November 2nd at 2:00 PM. $8.00 at the door. Entertainers: Free Wheelin, Laura Crouse & Blue Afterall, The Paul Comeau Band and John Snider. Everyone welcome. Sponsored by the East Hants Bluegrass & Oldtime Music Association. We Support Local Charities.
  • Turkey Supper

    A Turkey Supper will be held Saturday, November 9th 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.
  • Seafood Chowder Supper

    A Seafood Chowder Supper will be held at Toney River Community Hall, on Saturday, November 2nd, beginning at 4pm. Cost - $10. Take-outs available.
  • Craig’s Cause Pancreatic Cancer Society Light up the Lake

    Craig’s Cause Pancreatic Cancer Society invites you to attend Light Up the Lake- 5km Run/Walk on Saturday, November 2nd at 6:00pm at Mic Mac Aquatic Club. This Run/Walk event is for all ages and all abilities. Registration includes medals, headlamps, light batons and more! Register now and demand better for those diagnosed. For more information call 1-877-212-9582 or go to craigscause.ca. Register now at runningroom.com https://www.events.runningroom.com/site/16298/light-up-the-lake-2019-dartmouth/ Craig's Cause Pancreatic Cancer Society. Toll Free 1 877 212 9582 www.craigscause.ca
  • Cantabile presents "A Time For Everything"

    The Cantabile Society choirs present “A Time For Everything”, a concert featuring music dealing with the concept of time. Come and see the Cantabile Singers, Cantabile Boys’ Choir, Cantabile Truro Youth Singers, and Cantabile Impact! youth choir performing music about times of day, seasons of the year, times of our lives, and so on. This concert happens on the eve of the time change, Saturday, November 2nd at 7pm at First United Church. Tickets are $17 ($5 student) available at the First United Church office, Macquarries (Esplanade location) from choir members, and at the door. We are confident it will be time well spent!
  • MEGA BINGO at the Wentworth Recreation Centre

    MEGA BINGO at the Wentworth Recreation Centre, 13752 HWY 4 Wentworth on Sunday, November 3rd, at 1 PM. Doors open at 11:30 Entrance Book 12 up $50.00 Included in Entrance Book 10 regular 2 line games $100.00 . Also 4 Specials $200.00 JACKPOT Full Card $1000.00 Plus 5 $100.00 lines With In The Jackpot Game 10 Early Bird games 4 up $5.00 1 line or 4 corners $25.00 Canteen Available, For Further Info: Contact Sandra at 902 899 8583 Or by Email sandra.mayne@ns.sympatico.ca Advance tickets Available, E Transfer sandra.mayne@ns.sympatico.ca All proceeds are for the Wentworth Rec Centre.
  • East Hants Bluegrass & Oldtime Music Association Monthly Jam

    East Hants Bluegrass & Oldtime Music Association Monthly Jam on Sunday, November 3rd from 1:30pm to 7:30pm at the Milford Lantz United Church, 2134 Highway # 2 in Milford. Lots of great Bluegrass, Old Country & Fiddle Music. Come and join in or just listen - Members & Guests - new members welcome.
  • Annual Turkey Dinner

    Annual Turkey Dinner with all the trimmings at the Milford Recreation Centre on Sunday, November 3rd from 4pm to 6pm. Adults $14, 12 and under $6, 5 and under are free. Take out is available. Come and enjoy a great meal. Sponsored by the Milford Lantz United Church.
  • Marigold Guild of Needle Arts Meeting

    Marigold Guild of Needle Arts Meeting on Tuesday, November 12th at 7:00pm at Truro Fire Hall community room. Member Program: Seminar Nametags. Meeting open to guests and potential new members. info@marigoldguildofneedlearts.ca // www.marigoldguildofneedlearts.ca
  • Big Dog’s Annual Food Drive

    Big Dog 100.9 and our sister station Pure Country 99.5, along with the Commercial Safety College is once again joining forces with you to stock up the Colchester Food Bank!
  • Christmas Tea

    Christmas Tea on Saturday, November 16th from 11am to 2pm at the Bible Hill Village Hall, 69 Pictou Road, Bible Hill. Tickets are $6 each. Sponsored by the Bible Hill Ladies Auxiliary.