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Oct. 22

Happy Harmony
The St. Andrew's Wesley United Church (Main Street, Springhill) invites you to join The Happy Harmony at 7 p.m., as they take us into a musical holiday. Contact Barb Moore at 597-8305.
Alcohol/Drug Abuse 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.
Amherst Curling Club
Open house week. Four-end game.
Lessons and equipment available, 7-9 p.m.
For details call Stephanie 667-3331.
Chamber of Commerce Awards Gala
The Amherst Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual awards gala at 5 p.m., at the Wandlyn Inn. E-mail amherstchamberofcommerce@gmail.com for tickets.
Games Day
Games day will be held at the Springhill Library for ages six to 12 from 3:15-4:15 p.m.
Rise N Shine Book Cub
The Rise N Shine Book Club will meet from 9-10 a.m., at the Four Fathers Memorial Library in Amherst. Call 667-2549.
Christmas Bazaar
A Christmas bazaar will be held at
St. Thomas More parish hall in Pugwash from 6-9 p.m.
Oct. 23
Haunted Mansion
J.C.'s Taekwondo, 141 East Victoria St., will hold a "haunted mansion" from 6-9 p.m. Proceeds to the Amherst and Area Taekwondo Parents Association.
Pumpkin Party
A pumpkin decorating party will be held at the Springhill Library at 3 p.m.
Apple Day
Amherst and Area Scouts Canada's Apple Day will continue with a door-to-door canvass, as well as several businesses.
50th Anniversary Celebration
The Revival Centre will hold a 50th anniversary celebration service at 7 p.m. Guest evangelist is Rev. Myron Powell from Caribou, Maine. Call 667-1509.
Fun Darts
Parrsboro Legion Branch No. 45 is hosting an evening of fun darts, starting at 8:30 p.m. Food bank donations accepted.
Oct. 24
Lyrics for Compassion
In support of Canadian Red Cross, 6 p.m. with performances by the Fiddling Landrys and Big Daddy Shad, Amherst Lions Club. Tickets available at Red Cross office or by calling 667-8794.
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.
Fall Breakfast
The All Saints Hospital Auxiliary fall breakfast will be held at the Lamp Cabin in Springhill from 8-11 a.m. To purchase tickets, call Hannah McSavaney at 597-3227.
Puberty Party
The Sexual Health Centre for Cumberland County will host a free moms and daughters puberty party at 11 Elmwood Dr. (use side entrance) from 10 a.m., to noon. Pre-register at 667-7500.
Haunted Mansion
J.C.'s Taekwondo, 141 East Victoria St., will hold a "haunted mansion" from 5-8 p.m. Proceeds to the Amherst and Area Taekwondo Parents Association.
Haunted House
The Cumberland County Museum and Archives will hold a "haunted house" from 7-9 p.m. Call 667-2561.
Apple Day
Amherst and Area Scouts Canada's Apple Day will continue with a door-to-door canvass, as well as several businesses.
Meeting
The L.A. Animal Shelter's monthly meeting will be held at Access Label-s, 531 East Victoria St., in Amherst at 6:30 p.m. Call Kirsteen Thomson at 661-7297 or e-mail loukir@ns.sympatico.ca.
Breakfast
The Lupus Society of Nova Scotia will serve a hot breakfast at Truemanville Fire Hall from 8-11 a.m.
Halloween Haunt
A halloween haunt will be held at 1023 Valley Road in Springhill from 1 p.m., to dusk for kids and from dusk until 10 p.m., for others. Cash donations for Springhill Elementary School's playground fund and non-perishable items for the food bank will be collected.
Auction
King Edward Masonic Lodge in River Hebert will hold its annual auction at 1 p.m. Something for everyone.
50th Anniversary Celebration
The Revival Centre will hold a 50th anniversary celebration service at 2 p.m. Guest evangelist is Rev. Myron Powell from Caribou, Maine. Call 667-1509.
Food Bank Fundraiser
The Air Force Association 105 Wing will hold a food bank fundraiser at 1:30 p.m. Admission is a non-perishable food item.
Harness Racing
Sport Pugwash, Miller Road will host
harness racing at 1 p.m. Free admission. Call Bert at 243-2681.
Meat Draw
Parrsboro Legion Branch No. 45 will hold a meat draw at 5 p.m.
Shuffleboard/Karaoke
Parrsboro Legion Branch No. 45 is having an evening of shuffleboard and karaoke starting at 8:30 p.m.
Oct. 25
50th Anniversary Celebration
The Revival Centre will hold 50th anniversary celebration services at 10 a.m., and 6:30 p.m. Guest evangelist is Rev. Myron Powell from Caribou, Maine. Call 667-1509.
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Organizations: Springhill Library, Revival Centre, Wesley United Church Area Taekwondo Parents Association Apple Amherst Chamber of Commerce Wandlyn Inn Rise N Shine Book Club Amherst Lions Club Red Cross Sunrise Trinity United Church All Saints Hospital Auxiliary Sexual Health Centre Cumberland County Museum Lupus Society of Nova Scotia Springhill Elementary School Air Force Association Amherst Town

Geographic location: Amherst, Springhill, Cumberland County Caribou, Maine Pugwash Elmwood 1023 Valley Road River Hebert South Albion

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