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['Community Notice Board']
['Community Notice Board']

August 6

Beach Party

10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Heather Beach with Maggie’s Place Family Resource Centre. Build sandcastles, swim, play games and have a picnic-style snack.

August 7

Evil Genius Club

2 to 3:30 p.m. at the Springhill Miner’s Memorial Library, featuring experiments with technology, science, engineering and mathematics with hands-on activities. For ages nine an over. Registration required. Call 902-597-2121 to sign up.

Twisted Stitchers

6 to 8 p.m. at the Four Fathers Memorial Library, Amherst. Drop-in stitchery group. Bring your project to work on at this weekly informal get together. For more information, call 902-667-2549.

Get Cooking

1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Maggie’s Place. Let’s get cooking together. For ages six to eight years. Practice kitchen skills making some fresh summer recipies. Children will be provided a nutritious snack. To register, call 902-667-7250.

Family Picnic and Play Day

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. with Maggie’s Place and the Amherst ‘A’ Team at Dickey Park.

Once Upon A Time

10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Four Fathers Memorial Library, Amherst. Join us along with Maggie’s Place every Wednesday for songs, stories and snacks. For children up to age five. Call 902-667-2549 for more information.

Bob Morouney Exhibition

Artists reception 1 to 4:30 p.m. at the Tidnish Bridge Art Gallery. Stray Visions runs through Aug. 21.

August 8

Baby Friendly Drop-In

1 to 3 p.m. at Maggie’s Place, 11 Elmwood Dr., Amherst. Chat with Public Health and Maggie’s Place staff about your child’s health, have your baby weighted, breastfeeding support and more. Call 902-667-7250 for more information.

Get Cooking

1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Maggie’s Place. Let’s get cooking together. For ages nine to 12 years. Practice kitchen skills making some fresh summer recipies. Children will be provided a nutritious snack. To register, call 902-667-7250.

August 9

Parrsboro Pregnancy and Beyond

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Expecting parents and parents with babies and young children are invited to join Public Health and Maggie’s Place at the United Baptist Church, Parrsboro. Call 902-667-7250 for more information.

Friday Fun Times

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Maggie’s Place, 11 Elmwood Dr., Amherst. Free drop-in playgroup for parents/caregivers and children. Call 902-667-7250 for more information.

August 11

Musical Evening

6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Brookdale United Church Lawry MacLeod. Lunch to following the hall. Free will offering.

Shinimicas Cemetery Fundraiser

3 p.m. with Lawry MacLeod speaking. In support of the Shinimias Cemetery’s maintenance.

August 13

Springhill Pregnancy and Beyond

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Expecting parents and parents with babies and young children are invited to join Public Health and Maggie’s Place at the Dr. Carson & Marion Murray Community Centre. Call 902-667-7250 for more information.

August 14

Once Upon A Time

10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Four Fathers Memorial Library, Amherst. Join us along with Maggie’s Place every Wednesday for songs, stories and snacks. For children up to age five. Call 902-667-2549 for more information.

Twisted Stitchers

6 to 8 p.m. at the Four Fathers Memorial Library, Amherst. Drop-in stitchery group. Bring your project to work on at this weekly informal get together. For more information, call 902-667-2549.

August 15

Scavenger Hunt

3 to 4 p.m. at the Springhill Miner’s Memorial Library. For children in Grades Primary to 6. Children under age nine must be accompanied by an adult.

Baby Friendly Drop-In

1 to 3 p.m. at Maggie’s Place, 11 Elmwood Dr., Amherst. Chat with Public Health and Maggie’s Place staff about your child’s health, have your baby weighted, breastfeeding support and more. Call 902-667-7250 for more information.

August 16

Friday Fun Times

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Maggie’s Place, 11 Elmwood Dr., Amherst. Free drop-in playgroup for parents/caregivers and children. Call 902-667-7250 for more information.

Oxford Pregnancy & Beyond

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Nazarene Church, Oxford. For expecting parents and parents with babies and young children are invited to join Public Health and Maggie’s Place Family Resource Centre. For more information, call 902-667-7250.

August 19

Get Moving

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Rotary Centennial Park, across from Maggie’s Place. Children will be practising fun and easy activities that will get them moving. A nutritious snack will be provided. Call Maggie’s Place at 902-667-7250 to register. For ages six to eight years.

August 21

Once Upon A Time

10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Four Fathers Memorial Library, Amherst. Join us along with Maggie’s Place every Wednesday for songs, stories and snacks. For children up to age five. Call 902-667-2549 for more information.

Twisted Stitchers

6 to 8 p.m. at the Four Fathers Memorial Library, Amherst. Drop-in stitchery group. Bring your project to work on at this weekly informal get together. For more information, call 902-667-2549.

Get Moving

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Rotary Centennial Park, across from Maggie’s Place. Children will be practising fun and easy activities that will get them moving. A nutritious snack will be provided. Call Maggie’s Place at 902-667-7250 to register. For ages nine to 12 years.

August 22

Summer Reading Club Wrapup

3 to 4 p.m. at the Springhill Miner’s Memorial Library. For children in Grades Primary to 6. Children under age nine must be accompanied by an adult.

Baby Friendly Drop-In

1 to 3 p.m. at Maggie’s Place, 11 Elmwood Dr., Amherst. Chat with Public Health and Maggie’s Place staff about your child’s health, have your baby weighted, breastfeeding support and more. Call 902-667-7250 for more information.

August 23

Parrsboro Pregnancy and Beyond

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Expecting parents and parents with babies and young children are invited to join Public Health and Maggie’s Place at the United Baptist Church, Parrsboro. Call 902-667-7250 for more information.

Friday Fun Times

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Maggie’s Place, 11 Elmwood Dr., Amherst. Free drop-in playgroup for parents/caregivers and children. Call 902-667-7250 for more information.

August 25

Musical Evening

6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Brookdale United Church featuring Joyce Fraser and Band. Lunch to following the hall. Free will offering.

August 26

Get Creative

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Rotary Centennial Park, across from Maggie’s Place. For ages six to eight years. Let’s get creative together. Outdoor program will encourage children to express their imaginative sides through creative activities and games in the park. Call 902-667-7250 to register.

August 27

Springhill Pregnancy and Beyond

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Expecting parents and parents with babies and young children are invited to join Public Health and Maggie’s Place at the Dr. Carson & Marion Murray Community Centre. Call 902-667-7250 for more information.

August 28

Once Upon A Time

10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Four Fathers Memorial Library, Amherst. Join us along with Maggie’s Place every Wednesday for songs, stories and snacks. For children up to age five. Call 902-667-2549 for more information.

Get Creative

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Rotary Centennial Park, across from Maggie’s Place. For ages nine to 12 years. Let’s get creative together. Outdoor program will encourage children to express their imaginative sides through creative activities and games in the park. Call 902-667-7250 to register.

August 29

Baby Friendly Drop-In

1 to 3 p.m. at Maggie’s Place, 11 Elmwood Dr., Amherst. Chat with Public Health and Maggie’s Place staff about your child’s health, have your baby weighted, breastfeeding support and more. Call 902-667-7250 for more information.

August 30

Friday Fun Times

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Maggie’s Place, 11 Elmwood Dr., Amherst. Free drop-in playgroup for parents/caregivers and children. Call 902-667-7250 for more information.

Oxford Pregnancy & Beyond

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Nazarene Church, Oxford. For expecting parents and parents with babies and young children are invited to join Public Health and Maggie’s Place Family Resource Centre. For more information, call 902-667-7250.

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