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Dec. 16

Rise N' Shine Book Club

9 -10 a.m. The Rise N’ Shine Book Club will be meeting a week early in December.  We will be discussing “The Shack” by William Young.  For more information or to register call the library at 667-2549.


 The Amherst 50+ Club, 52 Croft St.,will hold its monthly meeting starting at 7 p.m.  All members welcome.  To become a club member call 667-1058.

Dec. 17

Bake Sale

A bake sale will be held from 10 to 6 West Victoria Sun-n-Style, 6 West Victoria St. to raise funds to help Angie Scofield with cancer treatment costs.

Dec. 18

Musical evening

A musical evening will be held from 8 to 11:15 p.m. at the Senior Citizen’s Hall in Lower Shinimicas.

Musical evening

A musical evening of Christmas music featuring The Partiquins will take place at 7 p.m., Oxford Baptist Church. Everyone welcome

Dec. 19

Seasonal music

A special evening of carol singing and music will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the Crossroads Temple, 155 Church Street.

Dec. 20

Holiday Party

Join staff at the Amherst Library for the annual Holiday Party. Games, Stories, Crafts, Puppets and Snacks. Please call 667-2549 to register before December 17th. 

10 a.m. - noon for Grades P-6.

Band concert

The Parrsboro Citizens' Band will hold their Annual X-mas concert, at the Parrsboro Band Hall on King St., Parrsboro. Please bring a non-perishable food item for local food bank.

Dec. 23

Holiday Party

Kids aged 5-12 can celebrate the season at the Springhill Library by decorating cookies and making a tree ornament from 2 to 3:30 p.m. To register call the Springhill Library at 597-2211 by December 22

Dec. 24

Christmas Eve Movie

A Christmas Eve movie will be held from 10 am - noon for Grades P-6. The Amherst Library will be showing Despictable Me. Snacks will be provided.

Jan. 6


The Tantramar Community Radio Society will hold its Annual General Meeting at 7 p.m. at the Royal Canadian Legion at 47 Laplanche St. in Amherst. There will be a project update, financial report and election of officers. 

Jan. 11

Terrific Toddlers

This program is for parents with children ages 1-3 years, Tuesday mornings from 9:30-11:30am.  Call Maggie’s Place to register 667-7250.

Jan. 19

Incredible Years Parenting Program

For parents of children with challenging behaviors ages 6-12 years.  Wednesday from 9:30-11:30am, call Maggie’s Place 667-7250 to register.

Jan. 26

ADHD Information Session

ADHD Information Session from 1:00-3:00pm, childcare provided, call Maggie’s Place 667-7250 to register.

Jan. 29

Superhero Saturday

Bring the kids and join the Maggie’s Place staff at Spring Street Academy from 10am-Noon, call 667-7250 for information. 


The Community Happenings are a free service to non-profit organizations. 30-word maximum. Written submissions to: Community Happenings, P.O. Box 280, 147 South Albion St., Amherst Town Square Mall, Amherst, N.S., B4H 2X2. Fax: 667-0419, e-mail Notices will not be taken over the phone. Current events open to the public only. Notices of yard sales and dances will not be published. NOTE: There is no guarantee of publication: to ensure publication consider a paid advertisement by contacting our Sales Department at 667-5102.

Organizations: Shine Book Club, Holiday Party, Senior Citizen Oxford Baptist Church Amherst Library Tantramar Community Radio Society Royal Canadian Legion Street Academy Amherst Town

Geographic location: Lower Shinimicas, Amherst, Church Street South Albion

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