SYDNEY — There's plenty to do around Cape Breton today. The Cape Breton Post has compiled a list of many of them. Be sure to check it out before you head out today for some great ideas.
2 p.m., Doubles cribbage, draw from a hat, Community Hawks Club, Lower Mitchell Avenue
8 p.m., Meat darts at Dominion branch 78 of the Royal Canadian Legion, Neville Street.
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Jackpot Karoake, Community Hawks Club, Lower Mitchell Avenue
10 a.m., The Glace Bay Cheerleaders are holding a bottle drive, if anyone would like to schedule a pickup they can call 574-6121, please leave a message if no answer
2-4 p.m., Glace Bay Heritage Museum (in the Old Town Hall) the museum, giftshop and second-hand bookstore will be open, for information, call 842-5345
7 p.m., Narcotics Anonymous meeting at 33 Gallant St.
6:30 p.m., Maple Hill Manor will be hosting a candlelight dinner at the KOC, Plummer Avenue, in celebration of our town's 100th anniversary, cocktails at 6:30 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. and an auction to follow, for information, call 862-6495
8 p.m., (CD) AA Arcano Group meeting, Ling Street.
8 p.m., Meat darts at Northside East Bay fire hall. Registration begins at 7:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome.
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8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., There will be a dance held at St. Margaret Community Hall. Music by Tried & True. 19 years and older.
10 p.m.-1 a.m., Square dance (open to all ages), West Mabou Hall. For more information phone 902-945-2814.
1-3 p.m., Christmas turkey salad tea and craft/bake tables, St. Columba Church Hall. Turkey salad, rolls, dessert with tea or coffee; craft and bake tables. Eat in or take outs available.
2-4 p.m., Book store open at Marion Bridge C.E. Centre.
7 p.m., Duplicate bridge, Cape Breton Bridge Club, Old Radar Base. Everyone welcome.
10 a.m., Sydney Amateur Radio Club, 11 St. Bridget St. open house information on how to qualify for your basic amateur radio certificate. Sponsored by Sydney Amateur Radio Club.
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Gamblers Anonymous meeting, St. Theresa Church, Whitney Avenue, basement door.
11 a.m.-5 p.m., Horizon Achievement Centre 10th annual Holiday Treasures Craft Show, 780 Upper Prince St. Crafts from local Cape Breton Artisans. Canteen service and bake table.
2-4 p.m., The annual Christmas tea and sale, sponsored by Christ the King Church at St. George’s Hall, Nepean Street. Tickets may be obtained from Rebecca at 562-8225 or Jean at 567-2079 or admission may be paid at the door.
8 p.m. (OS) Turning Point Group, Friendship Hall, 135 Charlotte St.
8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Farmers market with fresh local foods and handcrafted giftware, 340 Keltic Dr., diagonally opposite Coxheath Road.
7 p.m., Tarabish at the Spanish River Seniors, 1842 Kings Rd. Everyone welcome.
9 p.m.-12 a.m., Karaoke at the Royal Canadian Legion, (downstairs), Midgeley Drive.
9 p.m.-12 a.m., Round and square dance at the Southside Boularderie fire hall. 19 and over. Fiddle, piano and song with Rodney MacDonald, Buddy MacDonald and guest. Tickets, Josh, 736-6742 or Dolores, 736-8924.
7 p.m., 45s card game, St. Columba Parish Hall. Jackpot on 10 numbers. Lunch served. No smoking.
3-7 p.m., The Northern Yacht Club will be hosting their weekly jam session. Come and show off your talent or just drop in and be entertained. All proceeds go to junior sailing. Information call, 794-9121.
7:30 p.m., Bingo, North Sydney Seniors and Pensioners Club, 309 Commercial St. All money games.
8 p.m.-12 a.m., Open mic/dance, Sydney Mines Seniors and Pensioners Club, 6 Fraser Ave. Music by R&B Country. Members and guests.
Cape Breton Community Calendar is a public service listing of community events sponsored by non-profit groups. To ensure adequate advance publication, submit notices at least two weeks prior to the event. Limit announcements to 24 words or less. Telephone 563-3838; fax 562-7077 or email your event to firstname.lastname@example.org.