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Oct. 1

Canada World Youth
Canada World Youth welcomes 18 young people from across Canada and Indonesia for their two-and-a-half month stay in Amherst at 4:30 p.m., at town hall.
Oct. 2
Fall Bazaar
A fall bazaar will be held at the Amherst 50+ Club, 50 Croft St., from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
The Nova Scotia Highlanders Association will meet at 8 p.m., at the Armoury. All Highlanders and friends of the battalion welcome.
Fun Darts
Parrsboro Legion Branch No. 45 will hold a weekly evening of fun darts starting at 8:30 p.m. Food bank donations accepted.
Oct. 3
Food Drive
Cumberland Y Service Club and Amherst Y's Menettes will hold a door-to-door food drive from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Please leave food bags on your front step if you're not home.
Roast Beef Dinner
A roast beef dinner will be served at Christ Church parish hall at 6 p.m. Tickets available from the church office by calling 667-2415.
Fall Bazaar
A fall bazaar will be held at the Amherst 50+ Club, 50 Croft St., from 9 a.m.-noon.
Fall Bazaar
The seniors annual fall bazaar will be held at the Springhill Senior Citizens Centre, 4 McDougal St., from
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Older Singles Barbecue
An older singles barbecue will be held at 5 p.m., at Centennial Park in Moncton. Call 506-379-1129.
Shuffleboard & Karaoke
Parrsboro Legion Branch No. 45 will hold an evening of shuffleboard and karaoke, starting at 8:30 p.m.
Oct. 4
Hot Turkey Supper
A hot turkey supper will be served in St. Charles Church Hall in Amherst from 4-6 p.m. Take-outs available from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Call 667-7400 to pre-order.
Coffee House
The Salvation Army Springhill Community Church will hold a coffee house from
7-8:15 p.m. Lunch to follow. Free will
Oct. 6
Movie Night
The Amherst library will be showing the 1957 comedy Designing Woman, starring Gregory Peck and Lauren Bacall, at 7 p.m.
Piece by Piece Autism Association will hold its monthly support meeting at 6:30 p.m., at Maggie's Place, 11 Elmwood Dr. Call Elaine at 230-2053.
Trinity-St. Stephen's United Church UCW will meet at 7:30 p.m., at the church, Ratchford St., Amherst. Guest speaker is archaeologist Dr. David Graves of Moncton. Call 667-8483.
Oct. 16
Curl for Cancer
Today is the deadline to register for the Curl for Cancer bonspiel Oct. 23-25. E-mail
Jo-Ann Sigut at to register your team.
Oct. 17
Car Rally
The Ladies Auxiliary of the Southampton & District Volunteer Fire Dept., is hosting a car rally scavenger hunt. Call 546-2779 to pre-register and for more information.
Oct. 19
Card Party
St. Paul's CWL, River Hebert, will hold a card party in the parish hall at 7 p.m.
Oct. 20
Pot Luck Supper/Cards
The parish hall on Main Street in Springhill will hold a pot luck supper at 6 p.m., followed by a 45s card party at 7 p.m. Call Marilyn Sheppard at 597-3891.
Oct. 24
Harvest Supper
A harvest supper will be held at Sunrise Trinity United Church in Amherst Head from 4-6 p.m. Eat-in or take-out.
The Community Happenings are a free service to non-profit organizations. 30-word maximum. Written submissions to: Community Happenings, P.O. Box 280, 147 South Albion St., Amherst Town Square Mall, Amherst, N.S., B4H 2X2. Fax: 667-0419, e-mail Notices will not be taken over the phone. Current events open to the public only. Notices of yard sales and dances will not be published. NOTE: There is no guarantee of publication: to ensure publication consider a paid advertisement by contacting our Sales Department at 667-5102.

Organizations: Nova Scotia Highlanders Association, Armoury, Cumberland Y Service Club Christ Church Springhill Senior Citizens Centre Coffee House The Salvation Army Springhill Community Church Piece Autism Association United Church UCW Southampton & District Volunteer Fire Dept. Card Party Pot Luck Sunrise Trinity United Church Amherst Town

Geographic location: Amherst, Canada, Cumberland County Indonesia Moncton Centennial Park St. Paul River Hebert South Albion

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