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Feb. 17

Movie

Don't miss the After School Movie, Nanny McPhee Returns showing at the Spinghill library from 3-4:45 for ages 5 and up. This movie is rated. G.  Please call the library at 597-2211 to register.

 

Meeting

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

 

Feb. 18

Fun and Games

A social night of fun and games will be held at the Oxford Baptist Church at

7:00 pm. Everyone welcome

For further information contact

Gerry & Marion McLellan

447-2857.

 

Musical evening

Musical evening at the Sunrise Senior's Hall in Shinimicas. This month only on Friday evening from 8 - 11:15 pm.

 

Auction 45's

An Auction 45's tournament will be held at the Amherst 50+ Club, 52 Croft St., at 7 p.m..  Registration at 1 p.m.  Please bring a partner.

 

Feb. 19

Premiere

Premiere of "I Can Wait",  educational video for youth, Capitol Theatre, Oxford, 7-8 p.m.

Reserve free seats by February 16:  Sexual Health Centre  667-7500.

 

Benefit

A benefit for Angela Schofield will be held at Teazer's Pub & Eatery starting at 9 p.m. Auction, local talent & lots of door prizes. Funds to help Angela with Cancer treatment costs.

 

Breakfast

The Knights of Columbus will host a breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. at the K of C hall, 5 Robie St. Scrambled eggs, bacon, hashbrowns, toast.

 

Feb. 20

Inspirational music

An evening of inspirational music will be held at 7 p.m. featuring Maxine Dobson at St. David's Presbyterian Church, Springhill.

 

Flag Day Celebrations

Flag/Heritage Day Celebrations will be hosted by the Parrsborough Shore Historicial Society and Parrsboro Legion at noon.  Lunch, bakesale at noon. Special guest speakers at 1p.m.

 

Feb. 21

Meeting

The Cumberland Pride Society Regular Meeting to be held at 7:00 PM. Please email cumberlandpride@hotmail.com for location or more information.

 

Cribbage

A cribbage tournament will be held at the Amherst 50+ Club, 52 Croft St.,at 7 p.m.  Registration at 1 p.m.  Please bring a partner.

 

Feb. 23

Family Movie Night

The Amherst  Library will be showing Sorcerer's Apprentice starring Nicholas Cage.  6:30-8:20 PM

 

Heart beats luncheon

Amherst CWC luncheon, Wandlyn Inn, 11:30 am.  Presentation on diabetes, music, inspirational message. Ham & Potatoe Scallop meal. Reservations necessary by noon February 21st. Call 667-3729.

     

Feb. 24

Soup Kitchen

The Salvation Army B.E.A.C.O.N. Café"  in Amherst for the winter. 11 am - 1:30 pm

 

Chilly Willy

Celebrate Chilly Willy Week from 3-4 p.m. by making your very own Chilly Willy penguin, playing some games and having a cool treat! This is for ages 5-12. Please call the Springhill library at 597-2211 to register.

 

Feb. 25

Auction 45's

An Auction 45's tournament will be held at the Amherst 50+ Club, 52 Croft St., at 7 p.m..  Registration at 1 p.m.  Please bring a partner.

 

Luncheon

A luncheon will be held 11 a.m -1pm at Royal Canadian Legion, 15 Lorne Street, Sackville N.B. Menu: meat loaf, potatoes, vegetables, rolls, apple crisp, tea and coffee

All are welcome! Call 506-364-9900 for information.

 

Feb. 26

Turkey Supper

A turkey supper will be held at the Immanual United Church: 1st sitting @ 4 pm; 2nd sitting @ 6 pm. All proceeds in support of Double D 4-H & Sunrise 4-H Clubs.

 

Open Mic

Open Mic Night at the bandhall in Parrsboro. Donations at the door. 50/50 draw. Door prize given out.

 

The Mitten

Children and their caregivers are invited to Maggie's Place for a fun morning of activities and a healthy snack. Call 667-7250 to register. 

 

Musical Evening

The Amherst 50+ Club, 52 Croft St. will hold a Musical Evening, starting at 8 pm, with a light lunch at 11pm.  Everyone 50 and over, welcome.  Call 667-1058 for more info.

 

Breakfast

The Amherst Masonic Society will host a breakfast at the Masonic Temple, 20 Lawrence from 8 to 11 a.m. Everyone welcome.

 

Feb. 27

Meeting

Annual meeting of the Parrsboro Band Association. 7 pm  Everyone welcome.

 

Kids movie

Kids movie at the bandhall in Parrsboro. 3:15 pm. Kids under 12 $2, adults $5.

 

Cribbage

A cribbage 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.

 

Feb. 28

Alphabet Soup in Motion

On Mondays from 12:30-2:30pm Maggie's Place is offering a healthy living program for pre-schoolers ages 2-5 years and their caregivers. Call 667-7250 to register.

 

Meeting

The First Baptist Church Mens group will meet at 7 p.m. Guest speaker will be Dr. Anthony Robichaud, chriropractor. Special music. All welcome.

 

March 1

Cribbage

A cribbage tournament will be held at the Amherst 50+ Club, 52 Croft St.,at 7 p.m.  Registration at 1 p.m.  Please bring a partner.

 

March 8

Pancake Supper

A Pancake Supper w/Sausages, Baked Beans & Light Dessert will be held for Shrove Tuesday from 4 - 6 PM at the Holy Family Church Hall, Church Street, Amherst.

    TAKE-OUTS AVAILABLE.

 

Blood donor clinic

A blood donor clinic will be held  at the Amherst Armories from 1 to 3 p.m. and from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

March 9

Blood donor clinic

A blood donor clinic will be held  at the Amherst Armories from 1 to 3 p.m. and from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

March 10

Soup Kitchen

The Salvation Army B.E.A.C.O.N. Café"  in Amherst for the winter. 11 am - 1:30 pm.

 

March 13

Irish Festival

Annual Irish Festival Supper: FPW Hall, Port Greville, 4-6 p.m. Great Food, door prizes, 50/50, Prizes for Irish Attire.

Sponsored by SDCDA.

 

March 18

Fun and Games

A social night of fun and games will be held at the Oxford Baptist Church at

7:00 pm. Everyone welcome

For further information contact

Gerry & Marion McLellan

447-2857.

 

March 23

The Impacts of Media on Children

Wednesdays from 6:00pm-8:00pm join Maggie's Place staff to explore issues and strategies to help lessen the impact.  Call 667-7250 to register, childcare provided.

 

 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: Oxford Baptist Church, School Movie, Capitol Theatre Knights of Columbus Presbyterian Church Parrsborough Shore Historicial Society Cumberland Pride Society Regular Meeting Amherst Library Wandlyn Inn Royal Canadian Legion Immanual United Church Double D Amherst Masonic Society Parrsboro Band Association First Baptist Church Mens Family Church Amherst Town

Geographic location: Amherst, Shinimicas, Oxford Parrsboro 15 Lorne Street Church Street Port Greville South Albion

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