River Hebert and Area News
Greetings. March Madness at the Joggins legion continues on Saturday, March 15 with its St. Patrick’s dance from 9:30 pm until 1:00 am. The good folks at the Joggins legion encourage you to “put on your best green dancing shirt and celebrate St Patrick's Day for only $6.00.” Music by Maccan’s Alfred Dwyer.
On Saturday, March 22, the River Hebert legion will be hosting a benefit for Chris Berry. The morning portion of the benefit will start off with a breakfast from 8:00 am until 11:00 am at the legion. In the evening, there will be a 50/50 draw, silent auction and benefit dance featuring Derailed between 9:30 pm and 1:00 am. Anyone who makes a donation will be entered to win a 40 inch flat screen TV.
In related legion news, due to the aforesaid benefit at the River Hebert legion on March 22, the Joggins legion’s breakfast has been rescheduled for March 29. Enjoy bacon, eggs, toast, juice, tea and coffee for just $6.00 per breakfast order.
New Horizons card party results for February 24-Ladies’ first place: Emmie Porter; ladies’ second place: Edith Purdy. Men’s first place: Henry Burke; men’s second place: Francis Melanson; door prize: Donnie Melanson; consolation: Joyce Hoeg.
What’s on in River Hebert and Joggins?
March 5: Wednesday night bingo at the Joggins fire hall starting at 7:00 pm;
March 6: Library Lego Robotics, ages 9-13, 4:00-6:00 pm. 251-2324 to register;
March 7: River Hebert seniors’ card party at 7:00 pm at the community hall;
March 7: Friday night darts at the Joggins legion starting at 7:30 pm;
March 8: Saturday night washer-toss at the River Hebert legion at 7:00 pm;
March 9: Sunday night bingo at 7:00 pm at River Hebert legion;
March 10: New Horizons card party at Joggins log building at 1:00 pm;
March 10: Maggie's Place baby-sitting course from 9:00 am-4:00 pm at the Joggins Fossil Centre- Free lunch. Must be over 12 years old. Pre-registration by March 5. Phone 251-2727, ext. 221 or email email@example.com for availability;
March 11-13: Various March break activities at the Joggins Fossil Centre-Mad Science workshops, Mr. J the Magician, zumba, art, organic gardening, craft and games. Five dollars/day. Bring lunch. Snacks provided. Pre-registration by March 5. Phone 251-2727, ext. 221 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for availability;
March 11: Tuesday night men’s darts at the River Hebert legion at 7:00 pm;
March 11: Tuesday night bingo at the Joggins legion starting at 7:00 pm.
March 12: Shrivelling Shamrock stories and craft at library,11:00 am-12:00 pm;
March 18: Social Media 101at library, 3:00-5:00 pm. 251-2324 to register;
March 20: Library book miners. 6:00-7:00 pm .The Winter Palace-Eva Stachniak;
March 26: One-on-one bookable library times with Rachel from 4:00 pm-6:00 pm. Topics include tablets, E-Readers, laptops, phones. Phone 251-2324 to register;
March 30: Joggins Improvement Committee Bingo at Joggins Fire Hall at 7:00 pm.
Have a good week!