With A Little Help Society's annual fundraising campaign is well under way, getting ready for the annual Erinville Fishing Derby, which will be held at The Lane Road, Erinville, Guysborough County, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Entry fee is $13 for adults, $7 for children age 12 and under. No fishing license required. Cash and merchandise prizes will be awarded. Pop and hot dogs will be available for purchase. Weather date: Sunday, May 27. For more information, call Brian or Mary at 902-533-2169.
The Ladies Fellowship of Goshen Gospel church will be offering a Spring Brunch at the Goshen Community Centre, 10 a.m. The theme will be Apron Strings and if you wish you may wear your favourite apron. Come and enjoy a stroll down memory lane followed by a tasty brunch.
The Moser River Community Hall Association will be holding a flea market at the Moser River Community Hall from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. To book your tables ($5 each), call Gordie Gammon at 902-654-2426. A lunch will also be available. All are welcome.
Services for St. Mary's Pastoral Charge, United Church of Canada, are 9:30 a.m. at Kirk in Glenelg, 11 a.m. at Bethany in East River St. Mary's and 7 p.m. at St. John's in Sherbrooke. For more information on youth group, Sunday School (Jam Club), women's groups or bible study, call 902-833-2920, visit us on Facebook or on our website.
Spring gospel concert at the Canso Christian Center, 7 p.m. Come and enjoy performances by lots of great Canso and area entertainers. Free will offering and a light lunch will follow the concert.
A Time To Remember memorial service will be held at St. Ann`s Church, Guysborough, 7 p.m. All patients who passed away in the Palliative Care Program at Guysborough Memorial Hospital between April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2018 will be remembered. All are welcome to attend this service.
There will be a potluck supper and bake sale at the Seal Harbour Church Hall from 4 to 6 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children. During the supper, tickets will be sold on a draw for a Father’s Day basket valued at approximately $100, including a $50 voucher for the Drum Head Lobster Pound. Proceeds from this event will go to the Seal Harbour Cemeteries Association.
Benefit merchandise bingo (for Gordie Logan) will take place upstairs at the Sheet Harbour Royal Canadian Legion, 2 p.m. There will be tickets sold on $100 worth of lobster and seafood, a 50/50 draw and a cake walk. If you would like to donate or to support the event in any way, call Joan Boutilier at 902-885-2551, Colleen Hubley at 902-885-5963 or Sherry Boutilier at 902-885-2010.
The Guysborough Community Market will hold its annual general meeting in the Jost Building on the waterfront, 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be followed by a discussion of plans for the coming season. Everyone is welcome – we hope to see you there. For more information, contact Sandi Potter at 902-358-2061, email@example.com or the Guysborough Community Market's Facebook page.
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Services for St. Mary's Pastoral Charge, United Church of Canada, are 9:30 a.m. at Bethany in East River St. Mary's, 11 a.m. at St. John's in Sherbrooke and 7 p.m. at Kirk in Glenelg. For more information on youth group, Sunday School (Jam Club), women's groups or bible study, call 902-833-2920, visit us on Facebook or on our website.
Hot breakfast, served the last Sunday of every month at the Auld’s Cove Fire Hall from 8 a.m. till noon. Cost is $7 for adults, $4 for children under 12.
Services for Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Country Harbour Mines are 9 a.m. on the first, third and fifth Sundays of the month, 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Sundays of the month. Visit us online at www.threeharbours.net.
Services for Canso United Baptist Church, 11 a.m.
Services for All Saints Anglican Church, 11 a.m.
Mini-cribbage card plays at the Mulgrave Royal Canadian Legion, 1 pm. Get our latest toonie-jar and bonus-pot values on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/MulgraveLegion or on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/MulgraveLegion.
JAM Club (Jesus and Me), our charge’s Sunday School program for children and all ages, held every second Sunday at Kirk Memorial United Church in Glenelg, 2 p.m. St. Mary’s Pastoral Charge, the United Church of Canada. For more information, call 902-833-2920.
Kitchen parties at the Guysborough Intervale Hall the third Sunday of every month, 2 p.m. Local entertainers will perform and a lunch will be served. Admission is $5 per person.
Baptist worship services at New Harbour, 7 p.m.
Bingo at Maple Hall in Heatherton, 2:30 p.m.
Services for the Abundant Life Centre are held at the Guysborough Senior’s Apartment Complex in the Common Room, 3 p.m.
Services for Canso Christian Centre, 6 p.m.
Cribbage at the Goshen Community Centre, 7:30 p.m. Join us for a few games, no partner needed. First, second and third prizes will be awarded and tickets will be sold on a 50/50 draw (three tickets for $2). Entry fee is $5 per person. Proceeds go towards the community centre.
Progressive 45s Card Plays at the Guysborough Royal Canadian Legion, 7:30 p.m. Cookie Jars and 50/50. Everyone is welcome.
The Goldboro Quilters Group invites experienced quilters as well as those interested in learning to quilt to drop in and join us at the Goldboro Interpretive Centre from 1 to 4 p.m.
Members of the Port Bickerton Community Centre meet every third Monday at the center, 7 p.m. Those interested in becoming new members are invited. We also have an exercise room available for use throughout the week (please see a member for the key).
Chase the Ace at the Whitehead Community Centre from 7 to 8 p.m.
Crib card parties at the Sheet Harbour Royal Canadian Legion, 7:30 p.m. Entry fee is $6 per person. For more information, call Juanita at 902-654-2642.
League darts at the Whitehead Community Centre, 7:30 p.m.
Card plays at the Country Harbour Gun Club, 8 p.m. Admission is $5 per person.
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Cascades Thrift Shop (22657 Highway 7, Sheet Harbour; a part of the Gerald Hardy Memorial Society) open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Closed the second Tuesday and Wednesday of each month. Join us on Facebook (Ghms Sheet Harbour).
Auction 45s card plays at the Melrose Seniors’ Club, 1:30 p.m. Prizes and a 50/50 draw. Sponsored by the Melrose Seniors’ Club.
Dance fitness classes at the Country Harbour Community Centre from 6 to 7 p.m. All fitness levels are invited to participate. A healthy snack will be provided after your workout. Sponsored by MODG Recreation.
Ladies basketball night at the Chedabucto Place gymnasium from 6 to 7:30 p.m. For Grade 6 and up (along with adults). Free of charge. Sponsored by MODG Recreation.
Canso Lions TV bingo, 6 p.m. Play at the Lions Club or at home by watching on Cable 6.
Open gym – a free program where children can be the master of play – at St. Mary’s Education Centre / Academy from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. All school-aged children are invited and encouraged to attend.
ECYA’s Chase the Ace fundraiser takes place at AJ’s Pub (237 Main Street, Canso) from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tickets are five for $5. For more information, call Marie at 902-366-2559 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
45s card parties at the Moser River Community Hall, 7:30 p.m. Admission is $7 per person. All are welcome.
45s card plays at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall in Port Felix, 7:30 p.m.
Darts at the Country Harbour Gun Club, 7:30 p.m.
Ecum Secum Fire Department card parties at the fire hall, 8 p.m.
Parent / tot drop-ins at the Guysborough Kids First Centre, Mulgrave Youth Centre and St. Mary’s Education Centre / Academy from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. and Fanning Education Centre from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Healthy moms / healthy babies drop-ins at the Kids First Centre in Antigonish from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Game and social day at the Goshen Community Centre, 1 p.m.
Alzheimer Café is held the first Wednesday of every month at The People’s Place in the Antigonish Library, 5:30 p.m. The Café offers a comfortable setting for those living with Alzheimer’s disease and / or other dementia – and all those interested in socializing and learning more about dementia. Evenings often include entertainment and education, as well as food and beverages.
Music Jam Night at the Moser River Community Hall, 7 p.m. Donations accepted at the door. All are welcome.
Card plays at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall in Charlos Cove, 7 p.m.
Men’s workout sessions at the Fanning Fitness Centre from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. The winter months are a great time to get healthy and learn some new skills at your local fitness centre. Work out at your own pace with personal trainer Wanda O’Handley there to assist you. Cost is $2 per person. Sponsored by MODG Recreation.
45s card plays at the Mulgrave Royal Canadian Legion, 7:30 pm. Get our latest toonie-jar and bonus-pot values on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/MulgraveLegion or on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/MulgraveLegion.
45s card plays at the Hazel Hill Fire Hall, 7:30 p.m. Good prizes. Entry fee is $5 per person.
Auction 45s at the Goldboro Interpretive Center, 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Bingo at the Sherbrooke Lions Club, 7:45 p.m.
A meditation program is held at the Sherbrooke Library from 11 a.m. till noon. Learn how to meditate followed by a short practice. Feel the peace and calmness. Newcomers are always welcome.
Creative Chaos – Art in the Afternoon at Bethany Center in Antigonish from 2 to 4 p.m. Pre-registration is required. Presented by Teri Brean-Arsenault. For further information or to register, call 902-863-4726 or email email@example.com.
TOPS Country Harbour (NS 5296) weight support group meetings at the Country Harbour Community Centre from 3 to 4:30 p.m. For more information, call Maxine at 902-328-2945.
Fanning family intramural night at the Fanning Education Centre gymnasium from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Need some time to unwind from the day while spending time with your children? Come and take part in organized activities with family and friends. This program will be ongoing throughout the school year. A supervisor will be on site. Free of charge. Sponsored by MODG Recreation.
Chase the Ace at the Port Bickerton Community Centre – tickets sold from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The bar will be open (ID may requested). Thank you for your continued support.
Bible study at the Canso Christian Centre, 7 p.m.
Bingo at Guysborough Royal Canadian Legion, 7:30 p.m. Special games and a cookie jar. Open canteen.
45s card plays at the Canso Lions Club, 7:30 p.m. Cash prizes. Sponsored by the Canso Lions Club.
Senior’s Cafe takes place at the Sherbrooke Library from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Chedabucto family intramural night at the Chedabucto Place gymnasium from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Need some time to unwind from the day while spending time with your children? Come and take part in organized activities with family and friends. This program will be ongoing throughout the school year. A supervisor will be on site. Free of charge. Sponsored by MODG Recreation.
Canso Shamrock Club music night takes place the third Friday of every month, 7 p.m. Come and enjoy a relaxed evening of instrumental harmonies and classic songs. For more information, call Coleen at 902-366-2295.
Friday Night 45s card plays at the Trinity United Church Hall in Mulgrave, 7 p.m. Grocery prizes, 25-cents per game, no partner required, 50/50 draw and lunch served. A great evening of old-fashioned fun.
Chase the Ace at the Havre Boucher Community Centre, 7 p.m. Play continues until the Ace of Spades is drawn. Come and enjoy an evening out with entertainment and friends.
Chase the Ace at the Port Bickerton Community Centre, 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 for three. Draw takes place after all money is counted. Thank you for your support.
45s card plays at the Whitehead Community Centre, 7:30 p.m. Building Loonie Jar and a 50/50 draw. Entry fee is $6 per person.
Cribbage at the Country Harbour Gun Club, 7:30 p.m.
Services at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Tor Bay, 2 p.m.
Enjoy a free skate at the St. Mary’s Recplex from 3 to 4 p.m. Skates and helmets are available, free of charge (made possible through funding support for the Province of Nova Scotia by the Department of Health and Wellness).
Chase the Ace at the Mulgrave Fire Hall, with tickets sold ($5 each, four colours available) from 7 to 9 p.m. Draw is held at 9:15 p.m. (50 per cent to the fire department, 25 per cent to the building jackpot and 25 per cent to the winning ticket holder). Come and enjoy a night of music, cards and friendly faces. NOTE: due to special occasions, Chase the Ace may be cancelled on occasion, but will resume the following Saturday.
Services are 7 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Church in Guysborough Intervale and 5 p.m. at St. Thomas Church in Salmon River.
Progressive 45s card plays at the St. James Hall in Halfway Cove, 7:30 p.m. Full meal, grocery prizes and a loonie jar. Free hot coffee and tea. Sponsored by the St. James Anglican Church of Halfway Cove. Come and bring a friend.
Bingo at the Port Felix Parish Hall, 7:30 p.m. Nine $50 games, two $75 games, two winner-take-half, one winner-take-all, building jackpot and Toonie jar. Canteen services will be available.
Bingo at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall, 7:30 p.m.
Auction 45s card plays at the Melrose Seniors’ Club, 8 p.m. Prizes and a 50/50 draw. Sponsored by the Melrose Seniors’ Club.