AMHERST – Your source for experiencing the most of the Cumberland County weekend.
What's happening in Cumberland County this weekend
Friday, April 11
Flowers All Over
3 to 4 p.m. at the Oxford Library. For Grades 4 to 6. Call 447-2440 for more information or to register.
Pot Luck Supper and Cards
6 p.m. at the Sunrise Senior’s Hall, Shinimicas. Bring your favourite dish and dishes.
Parkinson’s Support Group
2 p.m. in the care centre at the South Cumberland Community Care Centre in Parrsboro. For more information, contact Barb at 348-2939.
Saturday, April 12
11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Immanuel United Church, 25 Hickman St., Amherst. Pancakes, sausages, baked beans, brown bread and biscuits, cakes, tea and coffee. Sponsored by the board of stewards.
North Nova Cattle Producers AGM
6 p.m. meeet and greet, dinner at 7 p.m. at the Shinimicas Fire Hall. General meeting and auction to follow dinner.
8 to 11 p.m. at Amherst 50+ Club featuring Steve Ripley. Light lunch to follow. Everyone welcome. Call 667-1058 for more information.
Kidney Foundation Fundraiser
9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Kitchen Ceilidh at Knights of Columbus Hall, Amherst. Featuring Offshore and Sweet Addition. For tickets call Rhonda at 667-9976, Keri at 404-8099 or Buds to Blossoms store on Victoria Street.
Spring Lionettes Fundraiser
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Oxford Lions Community Centre featuring music by Freefall. Tickets available at Oxford Home Hardware or by calling 552-2027 or 552-2173.
7 p.m. at the Parrsboro Hall featuring Parrsboro Citizens’ Choir, Elementary School Choir and The Fellas from Amherst. Tickets at Sweet Boutique, www.thehall.ca (Paypal link) or 902-701-8954.
Maggie’s Easter Celebration
10 a.m. to noon at E.B. Chandler Junior High, Amherst. Drop in with the kids for art, games, snacks, songs and a special guest who will hopping in to join us. For more information, call Maggie’s Place at 667-7250.
Beginning at 8:30 a.m. at Bible Hill Junior High School. Hosted by Maritime Fiddlers Association. Concert is at 7 p.m. For more information, call 829-4143.
Knights of Columbus Breakfast
8 to 11 a.m. at the Knights of Columbus hall, 5 Robie St., Amherst.
Sunday, April 13
Leamington Cemetery AGM
7 p.m. at the home of Abbie Ross, 11857 Leamington. All interested parties are welcome to attend.
1 to 5 p.m. at the Sunrise Seniors Hall, Shinimicas.
4 to 6 p.m. at the Lorneville United Church. Proceeds for church purposes.
1 p.m. registration and 1:30 p.m. play begins at Amherst 50+ Club, 52 Croft St. Please bring a partner.