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Sept. 10

Auction 45’s

@Calendar - Description:<t1.25>An auction 45’s game will be held at the Amherst 50+ Club, 52 Croft St. starting at 7:30 p.m. Everyone welcome, no partner required. Light lunch supplied. Call 667-9311 for more info.

Sept. 11

Craft and Bake sale

A craft and bake sale will be held at the Northport Community Centre from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Fall Fun Day

The Amherst Wesleyan Church is hosting its Fall Fun Day at 50 Cornwall Ave., near the Lions Park from noon until 3 p.m. Rain or shine. Lots of food and games.


@Calendar - Description:<t1.25>There will be a cribbage tournament at the R.C.A.F. Assoc. 105 Cumberland Wing, Havelock St. with registration at 1 p.m. and play starting at 1:30. Bring a partner or come alone. All welcome. Inquiries 667-9262.


Roast Beef Supper and Blueberry Desserts

FPW Firehall, Port Greville. Sponsored by Holy Trinity Anglican Guild & Grace United UCW Time: 4:30 to 6.

Sept. 12

Auction 45’s

An auction 45’s tournament will be held at the Amherst 50+ Club, 52 Croft St., at 1:30 p.m. Registration at 1 p.m. Please bring a partner.

Walk of Hope

Mini Winners Walk of Hope for Ovarian

Cancer Canada at Lion’s Club beginning

at noon until 4 p.m. Register noon, Mini

Walk 1 to 1:30; 50/50 draw, silent

auction, refreshments and music by Larry

Rushton and friends. Everyone welcome.

Musical Evening

@Calendar - Description:<t1.25>A musical evening wil be held from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Sunrise Trinity Community Church, Amherst Head featuring The Little Nashville Band. Refreshments available.

Musical afternoon

A musical afternoon will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Sunrise Seniors Hall in Lr. Shinimicas.

Open house/barbecue

River Hebert Fire Department will host an Open House from 1to 4 p.m. Free barbecue for the community. Pumper Joe will be there.

Combat Challenge demonstration.

Sept. 13


Cumberland County Riders ATV Club will hold its regular meeting at 7 p.m. in the Brookdale Church Hall.

Parade Night

The 272 Amherst Army Cadets will host parade night from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Amherst Armories.


The Amherst 50+ Club mixed dart league

begins its season at 1 p.m., at

the hall on 52 Croft St. For info, 667-1572.

Scouting registration

Registration for 4th Amherst Beavers, Cubs and Scouts will be held at 6:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Amherst, in the basement.

Sept. 14

Community Luncheon

A community luncheon will be held at noon, on the menu this month is Clam Chowder, Chili, Soup, Dessert, Tea & Coffee. Sponsored by the A.D.D.A.


A cribbage Game will be held at the Amherst 50+ Club, 52 Croft St. starting at 7 p.m. Everyone welcome, no partner required. Call 667-9311 for more info.

Wii Party

Join us at the Amherst Library for a Back to School Wii Party 3:15-4:30. Grades P-6. Call 667-2549 to register.


Pick n’ Grin fundraiser for the LA Animal Shelter, 7 p.m. at the Tidnish Community Hall.

Sept. 15

Blueberry Supper

Collingwood Fire Hall will play host to a blueberry supper from 4 to 6 p.m. On the menu: Chili, Baked Beans, Brown Bread, Rolls, Blueberry Pie or Blueberry Cheesecake, and beverage. Take-outs available.

Sponsored by the Millvale United Church Women.

Sept. 17

Auction 45’s

An auction 45s Game will be held at the Amherst 50+ Club, 52 Croft St. starting at 7:30 p.m. Everyone welcome, no partner required. Light lunch supplied.

Call 667-9311 for more info.

Evening of Music

Leicester Community Hall will host an evening of music from 7 to 10 pm. Donations at the door, all proceeds going to Community Hall. Bake Auction to be held. Refreshments during intermission.

For more information call 447-3305

Sept. 18

Golf fundraiser

The Fourth Annual Morgan Porter Golf Tournament begins at 1 p.m. at the Amherst Golf Club. Texas scramble best ball. Lots of prizes, barbecue. Register before Sept. 15. Contact Trina Clarke 669-0448; Wayne Hurley 667-1464; Steven White 667-2771. Process for Special Olympics and Linda Burke Foundation.

ATV Poker Rally

Registration for a fundraising poker rally begins at 10 a.m. at Keith and June Blenkhorn’s Camp in Williamsdale, N.S. Proceeds for the Oxford Tim Horton’s Jr. Colts hockey team. Call 667-0889 for information.

Musical evening

A musical evening will be held from 8 to 11:15 p.m. at the Sunrise Seniors Hall in Lower Shinimicas.

Garden tour

The Inaugural River Hebert Garden Tour will be held from 1-4 p.m. Participating garden locations: 3941 Barronsfield Rd. N.; 3858 Boars Back Road; 1538 Barronsfield Rd. S.; 1376 Barronsfield Rd. S.; One free pumpkin for each child on the tour. (While quantities last. One per family). For more information contact Su at 251-2959

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: Northport Community Centre, Amherst Wesleyan Church, Sunrise Seniors Hall Sunrise Trinity Community Church Cumberland County Riders ATV Club Brookdale Church Hall Amherst Army Cadets First Baptist Church Amherst Library for a Back School Wii Party Tidnish Community Hall Burke Foundation Amherst Town

Geographic location: Lions Park, Amherst, Port Greville Holy Trinity Lr Texas Williamsdale Lower Shinimicas South Albion

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