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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Parrsboro Legion Branch No. 45 is hosting a weekly evening of fun darts starting at 8:30 p.m. Food bank donations are accepted.
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.
A craft sale will be held at Amherst
Wesleyan Church, 50 Cornwall Ave., from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
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.
Family Literacy Fun Day
A family literacy fun day for parents/caregivers and kids ages six and younger will be held from 10 a.m.-noon at Maggie's Place. Call 667-7250 to register.
Parrsboro Legion Branch No. 45 is having a weekly evening of shuffleboard starting at 8:30 p.m. Food bank donations accepted.
A craft sale will be held at the Wentworth Rec Centre from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
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.
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.
The Sackville Art Association members annual exhibition opening reception will be held at 3 p.m., at the Owens Art Gallery in Sackville, N.B.
Cumberland Pride, An organization for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and transsexual individuals in Cumberland County, will meet from 6:30-8:30 p.m., at Heartz Hall in Trinity-St. Stephen's United Church. E-mail email@example.com
The monthly meeting of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 4 in Joggins will be held at 7:30 p.m.
Cumberland County Riders ATV Club will hold its regular meeting at 7 p.m., in the Brookdale Church Hall.
Tidnish Community Centre's semi-annual meeting will be held at 7 p.m. All welcome.
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.
The Four Fathers Memorial Library in Amherst will hold Scrabble night at 6:30 p.m. Call 667-2549.
The Amherst library will be showing the movie "Twilight," starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, at 7 p.m. Open to Grades 7-12.
Christ Church Amherst ACW will hold a Christmas soup luncheon from 11 a.m.-
1 p.m., at the parish hall, LaPlanche St.
The 10th annual Bethlehem Market will be held at Trinity-St. Stephen's United Church from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
An open doubles dart shoot will be held at the River Hebert Legion at 10 a.m.
Sunrise Trinity United Church in Amherst Head will present a musical evening from 7-9 p.m.
Celebration of Hope
A celebration of hope (cancer) service will be held at Wentworth United Church at 7 p.m.
The annual general meeting of the Dr. D.M. Cochrane Memorial Medical Centre will be held at the Brookside Curling Club in River Hebert at 7:30 p.m.
A cooking workshop hosted by
Canadian and Indonesian World Youth exchange students will be held from 9:30-11:30 a.m., at Maggie's Place. Call 667-7250 to register.
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.
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.
The seventh annual Heart and Stroke tournament commemorating Keith Adshade will be held at Dooly's at 1 p.m. Registration begins at noon.
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.
Blue Horizon and the Bluegrass Diamonds will perform at 7 p.m., at the Amherst Lions Den.
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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