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Nov. 6

Turkey Burger Take-out
St. David's Presbyterian Church, 15 Junction Road, Springhill, will hold a turkey burger take-out from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Call the church at 597-2726 or Linda at 597-3579.
Craft Sale
A craft sale will be held in the atrium of the Sackville Memorial Hospital from 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Turkey Supper
The Chignecto Lodge and Pythian
Sisters will host a turkey supper at 5:30 p.m., at the Knights of Pythias Hall, 189 Church St., Amherst. Take-outs available. Call 661-4262 for tickets.
Fun Darts
Parrsboro Legion Branch No. 45 is hosting a weekly evening of fun darts, starting at 8:30 p.m. Food bank donations appreciated.
Nov. 7
Craft Fair
The Amherst Lioness Club will hold its 11th annual craft fair from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Amherst Lions Community Centre. Admission is a non-perishable food item.
Christmas Bazaar
St. David's Presbyterian Church, 15 Junction Road, Springhill, will hold its annual Christmas bazaar from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Fall Sale
Collingwood Fire Hall will hold its annual fall sale from 9 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by Millvale United Church Women.
Christmas Tea and Sale
CWL Christmas tea and sale will be held from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., at Holy Family Church hall.
Supper
Nappan United Church's annual turkey take-out supper will be held from
3-5 p.m. Call Marilyn at 545-2594 or Linda at 667-5383 for tickets.
Christmas Sale
A Christmas sale will be held at Fenwick United Church from 10 a.m.-noon.
Craft Sale
A craft sale will be held in the atrium of the Sackville Memorial Hospital from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Supper
A fall supper will be served at Leicester Community Hall, with seatings at 4 and 6 p.m. Call Charmaine Miller at 447-3305 or Kim Bacon at 661-1766 for tickets.
Old-Fashioned Chicken Dinner
An old-fashioned chicken dinner will be served from 4-5:30 p.m., at the FPW Fire Hall in Port Greville. Proceeds to the Age of Sail Museum.
Roast Beef Supper
Amherst Masonic Society will serve a fall roast beef supper from 4-6 p.m. at the Masonic Hall on Lawrence St. Take-outs available.
Shuffleboard
Parrsboro Legion Branch No. 45 is hosting a weekly evening of shuffleboard, starting at 8:30 p.m. Food bank donations accepted.
Darts
Airforce Wing open doubles darts wil be held at 10 a.m.
Nov. 8
Mothers of Angels
Mothers of Angels will gather at 1:30 p.m., at First Baptist Church on Victoria Street in Amherst. Contact Marilyn Williams at 661-3183.
45s Tournament
A 45s 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.
Musical Afternoon
A musical afternoon will be held at the Sunrise Senior Citizens Hall in Lower Shinimicas from 1-5 p.m.
Anniversary Service
Brookdale United Church will hold an anniversary service at 7 p.m. Guest speaker and special music. Free will offering. Lunch provided.
Remembrance Day Service
A Remembrance Day service for
Advocate Harbour and area will be held at 11 a.m., at the Log Building on Mills Road.
Nov. 9
Meeting
Shinimicas Fire Department ladies auxiliary is looking for new members. Anyone interested is asked to come to a meeting at 7:30 p.m., at the Shinimicas District Fire Hall.
Nov. 10
Talking With Your Teen About Sexuality
A free information session for parents and guardians of students in Grades 6 to 9. At 6 p.m., E.B. Chandler Junior High. Call 694-8581 to register.
Workshop
Maggie's Place will hold a workship on parenting the explosive child from 9:30-11:30 a.m., at 11 Elmwood Dr., Amherst. Call 667-7250 to register.
Nov. 12
Puberty Party
The Sexual Health Centre for Cumberland County will host a free boys and parents puberty party at 11 Elmwood Dr. (use side entrance), 6:30-8:30 p.m. Pre-register at 667-7500.
Gangs Information Session
For parents and guardians of students in Grades 6 to 9. At 6 p.m., E.B. Chandler Junior High. Call 694-8581 to register.
Dinner/Auction
The United Way of Cumberland County will hold a ladies dinner and auction at
6 p.m., at the Wandlyn Inn. Call 667-2203 for tickets.
Christmas Tea
St. Mark's ACW will hold a Christmas tea and sale at St. Mark's Hall in Aulac, N.B., from 2-4 p.m.
Nov. 13
Pot Luck Supper and Cards
The Sunrise Senior Citizens Hall in Lower Shinimicas will hold a pot luck supper at 6 p.m., followed by an evening of cards. Bring your own dishes and favourite foods.
Locked in at the Library
An overnight book discussion group/slumber party, for girls in Grades 5-8. Call the Amherst library at 667-2549 for more information.
Nov. 14
Veterans Dinner
A free dinner for veterans and their spouses will be held at 5 p.m., at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 10 in Amherst. Call 667-9949 before Nov. 1 or 667-8130.
Tea & Sale
St. Paul's CWL, River Hebert, annual tea and sale will be held at the parish hall from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Craft Sale
A craft sale will be held at Amherst Wesleyan Church, 50 Cornwall Ave., from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Turkey Dinner
A turkey dinner will be served at Heartz Hall in Trinity St. Stephen's United Church, 1 Ratchford St., Amherst, from 4-6 p.m. Call 667-8483 for tickets.
Old Time Country Music
The Hawkes Sisters will be playing old time country music at the Senior Citizens Centre (4 MacDougal St, Springhill) at 7 p.m. Proceeds to Christmas Daddies.
Nov. 15
Evening Service
St. David's Presbyterian Church (15 Junction Road, Springhill) will hold an evening service with music by Marianne Balser at 7 p.m. Free will offering.
Concert
The second annual concert for the Rutherden Leblanc Memorial Scholarship Fund will be held at First Baptist Church at 7 p.m. Free will offering.
Reception
The Sackville Art Association members annual exhibition opening reception will be held at 3 p.m., at the Owens Art Gallery in Sackville, NB.
Nov. 16
Meeting
The monthly meeting of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 4 in Joggins will be held at 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 18
Workshop
Maggie's Place will hold a workshop on positive parenting from two homes from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call 667-7250 to register.
Scrabble Night
The Four Fathers Memorial Library in Amherst will hold Scrabble night at 6:30 p.m. Call 667-2549.
Movie Night
The Amherst library will be showing the movie "Twilight," starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, at 7 p.m. Open to Grades 7-12.
Nov. 21
Luncheon
Christ Church Amherst ACW will hold a Christmas soup luncheon from 11 a.m.-
1 p.m., at the parish hall, LaPlanche St.
Nov. 22
Musical Evening
Sunrise Trinity United Church in Amherst Head will present a musical evening from 7-9 p.m.
Nov. 25
Workshop
Maggie's Place will present a step-parenting workshop from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call 667-7250 to register.
Family Movie Night
The Amherst library will be showing the movie "Up," starring Ed Asner and Christopher Plummer, at 6:30 p.m.
Nov. 27
Rise N Shine Book Club
The Rise N Shine Book Club will meet at the Four Fathers Memorial Library in Amherst from 9-10 a.m. To register, call 667-2549.
Nov. 29
Evening Service
St. David's Presbyterian Church (15 Junction Road, Springhill) will hold an evening service with music by Geraldine Charters and Gerry Hannah at 7 p.m. Free will offering.
Concert
Blue Horizon and the Bluegrass Diamonds will perform at 7 p.m., at the Amherst Lions Den.
Dec. 13
Evening Service
St. David's Presbyterian Church (15 Junction Road, Springhill) will hold an evening service with music by the Highland AME Choir from Amherst at 7 p.m. Free will offering.
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Organizations: Presbyterian Church, Sackville Memorial Hospital, Knights of Pythias Hall Amherst Lioness Club Amherst Lions Community Centre First Baptist Church Holy Family Church Nappan United Church Sunrise Senior Citizens Hall Fenwick United Church FPW Fire Hall Sail Museum Amherst Masonic Society Masonic Hall on Lawrence St. Take Brookdale United Church Day Service Shinimicas Fire Department Shinimicas District Fire Hall Sexual Health Centre United Way Wandlyn Inn Pot Luck Royal Canadian Legion Branch Tea & Sale Amherst Wesleyan Church Senior Citizens Centre Rutherden Leblanc Memorial Scholarship Fund Sackville Art Association Owens Art Gallery Christ Church Amherst ACW Trinity United Church Rise N Shine Book Club Amherst Town

Geographic location: Amherst, 15 Junction Road, Lower Shinimicas Port Greville Elmwood Cumberland County Victoria Street Advocate Harbour Mills Road Aulac St. Paul River Hebert Trinity St. Stephen Sackville Joggins South Albion

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