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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 Notices of yard sales and dances will not be published.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.

Feb. 1
Puberty Party
The Sexual Health Centre for Cumberland County will hold a puberty party for girls ages 9-12 and their mothers from
6:30-8:30 p.m. Call 667-7500 to pre-register.
Feb. 2
Classic Movie Night
The Amherst library will show the 1946 drama "The Postman Always Rings Twice" at 7 p.m. Bring snacks and drinks.
Piece by Piece Autism Association will meet from 6:30-8 p.m., at Maggie's Place, 11 Elmwood Dr., Amherst. Call Elaine Mazur at 230-2053.
Feb. 3
Community Bowling Night
Cumberland Pride will hold a community bowling night at King Pin Bowling, 5 Gerard Avenue, Amherst from 6-7 p.m. Call Lisa Hill at 660-5143 or e-mail
Feb. 4
Kitchen Party
A family community kitchen party in support of relief efforts in Haiti will be held at the Dr. Carson and Marion Murray Community Centre in Springhill from
7-10 p.m. Admission is a donation at the door.
Feb. 6
Day for Haiti
The Joggins Legion will hold a Day for Haiti beginning at 2 p.m. Entertainment and activites. Proceeds for Haitian earthquake relief. Call 251-2506.
Feb. 7
Mothers of Angels
Mothers of Angels will meet at 1:30 p.m., at First Baptist Church on Victoria St., in Amherst.
Feb. 9
Community Luncheon
A community luncheon will be held at noon at the Log Building on Mills Road in Advocate.
Feb. 12
Curling Fun Night
A curling fun night in memory of Tim LeFurgey will be held at the Amherst Curling Club from 6 p.m.-midnight. Proceeds to the palliative care unit at Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre. Call 669-1585.
Feb. 13
An afternoon of English High Tea by Cumberland Pride will be held from 2-4 p.m., at Trinity-St. Stephen's United Church. Call Lisa Hill at 660-5143 or e-mail
Valentine Celebration
Cumberland Pride will hold a Valentine celebration at The Warehouse Cafe from 8:30 p.m.-1 a.m. Call Lisa Hill at 660-5143 or e-mail
Feb. 14
Valentine Supper
The Advocate and District Fire Department will hold a Valentine supper from 4:30-6 p.m., at the fire hall.
Feb. 15
Cumberland Pride, an organization for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and transsexual people in Cumberland County, will meet from 6:30-8:30 p.m. E-mail or call 660-5004.
Feb. 16
Pancake Supper
Oxford Trinity United Church will hold a pancake supper from 4:30-6 p.m. Take-outs available. Call Viola Huntington at 552-2120.
Feb. 17
Lenten Lunch
A lenten lunch will be served at St. George's Anglican Church hall in Parrsboro from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Dessert Buffet
A dessert buffett will be held at 185 D'Orsay Road at 1 p.m., in support of the LA Animal Shelter. Paper donations required. Call Sharon Duffy at 667-2880 or e-mail
Scrabble Night
Scrabble night will be held at the Four Fathers Memorial Library in Amherst from 6:30-8 p.m. Call 667-2549.

Organizations: Amherst Town, Sexual Health Centre, Piece Autism Association Marion Murray Community Centre First Baptist Church on Victoria Amherst Curling Club Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre District Fire Department Oxford Trinity United Church Anglican Church

Geographic location: Amherst, Cumberland County, Haiti South Albion Elmwood 5 Gerard Avenue Springhill Mills Road St. George's Parrsboro 185 D'Orsay Road

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