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Sept. 30

Meeting

Cumberland County/Sackville Parkinson’s Support Group will meet at Centennial Villa, Amherst at 2 p.m. For information contact Lola at 661-6196 or Barbara at 536-1015.

Oct. 1

Auction 45’s

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.

Annual Fall Bazaar

The Amherst 50+ Club, 52 Croft St.,will hold its Annual Fall Bazaar on Oct 1st from 9–4 pm and Oct 2nd from 9-12 p.m. Lunch, bake and craft tables, and more.

Something for everyone. Call Bertha at 667-9184 for more info.

Movie Night

The Advocate library will be showing the animated family movie, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Admission is free. Feel free to bring snacks and drinks.

Oct. 2

Festival

The Holy Family Parish will hold its Fall Festival & Market from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 63 Church St. The event will feature: Fudge, Kid’s Zone, barbecue, desserts, purse & scarf sale, raffles & more. For information call 667-2523.

Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest takes place at 8 p.m. at the Band Hall in Parrsboro. Featuring Oompapa Music, food and drink.

Pie & Bake Sale

A pie and bake sale will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the River Philip Hall

Sponsored by: River Philip U.C.W.

Auction fundraiser

An auction funcraiser for Christ Church at the Parish Hall. Viewing at 9 a.m., starts at 10 a.m.- Something for everyone.

Supper

Hot & Cold Buffet Supper will take place

from 4:30- 6 p.m. at the Point de Bute Hall

Proceeds for Jolicure United Church.

Oct. 3

Supper

A hot turkey supper will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Holy Family Parish Hall, Amherst.

Deliveries available to seniors only.

667-7400.

Hymn Sing

@Calendar - Description:<t2>There will be a hymn sing at the Springhill Senior Citizens Recreation Center,

4 McDougal St., at 7 p.m.

Come and listen to the awesome harmony of ”Silver Rose.” Lunch to follow.

Oct 5

Bowling

Amherst 50+ Club members bowl ever Tuesday afternoon at the King Pin Bowling Alleys starting at 1 p.m. Any members interested in bowling, please call Bertha at 667-9184.

Classic Movie Night

Movie night will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Amherst library. Showing will be the 1940 comedy, ‘His Girl Friday’ starring Cary Grant. No admission charge – donations cheerfully accepted.

Oct. 7

Soup kitchen

The Salvation Army B.E.A.C.O.N. Café will be serving soup and sandwiches at The Salvation Army Thrift Store (basement) from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Donations are welcome but not expected. All are welcome.

Puberty party for girls

Puberty Parties for girls aged 9-12 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Bring a parent and together learn about puberty changes through fun activities, video presentation, and discussion. Participants must pre-register by calling the Sexual Health Centre at 667-7500.

Oct. 8

Tag Day

@Calendar - Description:<t2>The 272 Amherst Army Cadets will be hosting at ‘Tag Day’ at Amherst Pharmasave and Walmart will all proceeds going to cadet projects. The event continues on Oct. 9.

Oct. 9

Crib tournament

The R.C.A.F. Association,105 Cumberland Wing on Havelock St., is having a Cribbage Tournament.

Registration at 1 p.m. and play starts at 1:30.

Inquiries 667-9262

Oct. 14

Puberty party for boys

Puberty Parties for boys aged 9-12 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Bring a parent and together learn about puberty changes through fun activities, video presentation, and discussion. Participants must pre-register by calling the Sexual Health Centre at 667-7500.

Oct. 15

Benefit

A benefit for Derek Deegan who is currently in treatment for Atopic Dermatistis will be held at the Lions Den from 8 p.m. until midnight. Live bands, auction, 50/50 and door prizes.

Oct. 21

Soup kitchen

The Salvation Army B.E.A.C.O.N. Café will be serving soup and sandwiches at The Salvation Army Thrift Store (basement) from 11 a.m-2 p.m. Donations are welcome but not expected. All are welcome.

Oct. 29

Curl 4 Cancer

Curl 4 Cancer will be held at the Amherst Curling Club. To register contact Jo-Anne Sigut at 667-8233 or for more info contact Terri Lynn Lewis at 669-1585.

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 bworks@amherstdaily.com. 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: Support Group, The Salvation Army Thrift Store, Christ Church Sexual Health Centre Springhill Senior Citizens Recreation Center Silver Rose Amherst Army Cadets Walmart The R.C.A.F. Association Amherst Curling Club Amherst Town

Geographic location: Amherst, Cumberland County, Parrsboro South Albion

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