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Dec. 1
Classic Movie Night
The Amherst library will be showing the 1944 musical comedy "Meet Me in St. Louis" at 7 p.m.
World AIDS Day Vigil
The World AIDS Day vigil will be held at First Baptist Church, Amherst at noon in the main sanctuary.
Dec. 3
Book Sale
The Four Fathers Memorial Library in Amherst will hold a book sale today through Dec. 5. Proceeds to the Cumberland Regional Library.
Dec. 5
Holiday House Tour
Sponsored by Parrsboro midget girls hockey, 3-8 p.m. Tickets available at RMA Tourism, 151 Main Street, Parrsboro or team members.
Christmas by the Sea
Pugwash Christmas by the Sea market at the atrium in the high school from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Christmas Tea and Sale
A Christmas tea and sale will be held at RCAF Association 105 Cumberland Wing from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 667-9262.
Christmas at the Park
Oxford area Lionettes will hold Christmas at the Park at the Lions Community Centre from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Tea, Craft and Bake Sale
A tea, craft and bake sale will be held at Brookdale Hall from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Proceeds for Brookdale United Church.
Dec. 6
Christmas Concert
Amherst Regional High School will hold its Christmas concert at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m., at the Susan Taylor Theatre. Free will offering.
Christmas Concert
The Family Parish Christmas concert will be held at Holy Family Church from 2-4 p.m. Local choirs and special guests.
A Christmas Carol
Live Bait Theatre will be showing 'A Christmas Carol' at 2 and 7 p.m., at 87 Main St., Sackville, N.B. For tickets or information call 506-536-2248 or e-mail info@livebaittheatre.com.
LA Animal Shelter Telethon
The LA Animal Shelter's "Telethon of Love" will be held from 2-6 p.m., at the Amherst Lion's Den, and broadcast on EastLink TV. Visit www.laanimalshelter.ca for more information.
Dec. 7
Concert
The Port Greville Christmas Tree Singers will hold a concert at St. Andrew's Wesley United Church in Springhill at 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 8
Blood Donor Clinic
Canadian Blood Services will hold a blood donor clinic from 1-3 and 5-8 p.m., at the Amherst Fire Hall.
Christmas Concert
E.B. Chandler Junior High will hold its Christmas concert at 7 p.m., at the school gymnasium. Free will offering.
Christmas Village Open House
A Dickens Christmas village open house will be held at 1925 Highway 6 in Truemanville from 6-9 p.m. Goodwill donations to Sunrise Trinity United Church accepted.
Dec. 9
Blood Donor Clinic
Canadian Blood Services will hold a blood donor clinic from 1-3 and 5-8 p.m., at the Amherst Fire Hall.
Dec. 11
Pot Luck Supper and Cards
A pot luck supper followed by an evening of cards will be held at Sunrise Senior Citizens Hall in Lower Shinimicas at 6 p.m. Bring dishes and your favourite food(s).
Dec. 12
Christmas Fun Day
Maggie's Place staff will be hosting a Christmas celebration for young children in the gym at the Cumberland YMCA. For more information, call 667-7250.
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.
Christmas Candlelight Celebration
A Christmas candlelight celebration will be held at the Mothers of Angels Memory Garden in Christie Park at 1:30 p.m. Contact 661-3183 for more information.
Musical Christmas Tea
ARHS and E.B. Chandler Junior High bands will hold a musical Christmas tea at 2 p.m., at ARHS. Proceeds for musical instruments and sheet music.
Musical Afternoon
A musical afternoon will be held at the Sunrise Senior Citizens Hall in Lower Shinimicas at 1 p.m.
Dec. 15
Christmas Village Open House
A Dickens Christmas village open house will be held at 1925 Highway 6 in Truemanville from 6-9 p.m. Goodwill donations to Sunrise Trinity United Church accepted.
Dec. 26
Breakfast/Fundraiser
The Springhill & Oxford area chapter of the Kidney Foundation of Canada will hold a family breakfast and fundraiser at the Lamp Cabin Dining & Beverage Room (Junction Road), Springhill
Breakfast from 8-11:30 a.m. Fundraiser from 2 p.m.-midnight.
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Organizations: Amherst Regional High School, First Baptist Church, Holiday House RMA Tourism RCAF Association Blood Services Lions Community Centre Susan Taylor Theatre Holy Family Church Sunrise Senior Citizens Hall Live Bait Theatre Wesley United Church Pot Luck Presbyterian Church Mothers of Angels Memory Garden Springhill & Oxford Kidney Foundation of Canada Lamp Cabin Dining & Beverage Room Amherst Town

Geographic location: Amherst, Parrsboro, St. Louis Springhill 151 Main Street Oxford Brookdale Truemanville Lower Shinimicas Sackville 15 Junction Road Christie Park South Albion

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