Sunday, October 17, 2021

OCTOBER 12 to 14

The Nova Scotia Breast Screening Program mobile unit will be making stops in Sherbrooke at St. Mary’s Hospital from October 4 to 6, in Guysborough at Guysborough Memorial Hospital from October 7 to 9 and in Canso at Canso Medical Centre from October 12 to 14. Call 1-800-565-0548 to book an appointment at either of these scheduled NSBSP mobile stops.

OCT. 17, 24, 31

Services for St. Mary’s Pastoral Charge / The United Church of Canada are 9:30 a.m. at St. John’s in Sherbrooke, 11 a.m. at Kirk in Glenelg and 6:30 p.m. at Bethany in East River St. Mary’s.


Penny Auction at the Moser River Community Hall in Moser River, 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Cost is $5 for 20 tickets. Treat bag tickets, $1 each. Sponsored by St. Mary’s Anglican Church, Harrigan Cove. Proof of vaccines and ID required at the door. All are welcome.


Moser River Day Fall Fair at the Moser River Community Hall in Moser River. Craft sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Contact Bev Ledden to book your table(s), 902-654-2609; Family Halloween Gala from 2 to 4 p.m. Come dressed up for the event. Cost is $5 per person. Includes: best costumes prizes, water Halloween tattoos, Halloween games to earn tickets for small, medium and large prizes, puppet show and much more. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. for a 2 p.m. show start. Penny Auction, 7 p.m. Cost is $5 for 20 tickets, treat bag tickets, $1 each. Doors open at 6 p.m.; All proceeds for 2022 Moser River Day.

A Haunted Night at the Museum at the Old Court House Museum, 7 p.m. Come and watch two episodes of the Eastlink television production “Haunted” that was filmed this past year at the Old Court House Museum in Guysborough (rated PG due to strong language). Admission is $10 per person. Covid protocols apply.


The Sheet Harbour Lions Club Christmas Fair will take place at the Lions Centre, 183 Pool Road, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bake table, lunch, penny auction, yard sale, 50/50 draw and ticket sales. To book a table ($10 each), contact Alana at 902-885-5310 or Auction draw at 1:30 p.m. Health protocols in effect.


Canso Lions TV bingo, 6 p.m. Play at the Lions Club or at home by watching on Cable 6.


Sherbrooke Opportunities Society (SHOPS) Toonie Draw, held every week. Play your toonie before 4 p.m. on Tuesday. Boxes are at Bud’s Quickway, Clover Farm, Sherbrooke Garage, Feltmate & Son Enterprises, Rhynold’s Gas & Confectionary and Whitney’s Corner Store. For more information, contact

The Eastern Shore Lifestyles Centre Weekly Toonie Hope Chest 50/50 draw. Play your weekly toonie by noon or pay in advance at Spry Bay Campground, Sheet Harbour Irving, Wilsons Gas Stop, Sheet Harbour Discount & Gift, Dufferin Variety & Pizza or Gizmos in Moser River. Sponsored by the Sheet Harbour Lions Club. AGD-106640-21.


Buy Nova Scotia Legion 50/50 Fundraiser tickets in support of the Mulgrave Royal Canadian Legion Branch 37 online at Draw takes place weekly at 5 p.m. IMPORTANT: Don’t forget to select “Mulgrave Branch 37” in the “In Support Of” drop-down box before you purchase your tickets.