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EDITOR'S NOTE: In addition to having your Colchester Calendar events appear in the Truro Daily News and Colchester Weekly News, you can post your own on our website at www.trurodaily.com. Just find the 'My Calendar' image near the bottom of the webpage and click on 'Add an Event.'

Colchester Calendar listings are free to non-profit organizations. 30-word maximum. Written submissions to Community Happenings: Box 220, Truro B2N 5C3; fax 893-0518. Email news@trurodaily.com. Current events only. We recommend submissions be made two weeks prior to the date of the event.

 

Hope Chest Breast Cancer Support Group

JAN. 16 – Meeting. Truro police station’s community room. Prince Street, Truro. 7 p.m. New members welcome.

 

Picture book time

JAN. 16 – Truro library. For ages three to five. Thursdays until Mar. 6. 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Register by calling 895-1625.

 

Drop-in knit, crochet group

JAN. 16 – Truro library. For ages eight and older. 3 to 4:30 p.m. Bring your own needles. Patterns and written instructions will be available.

 

Royal Canadian Legion regular general meeting

JAN. 16 – Legion, Brunswick Street, Truro. 7:10 p.m. in the auditorium. Everyone welcome.

 

Old-time dance

JAN. 17 – Douglas Street Recreation Centre, Truro. 7:30 p.m. Shared lunch, 50/50, door prize. Sponsored by the Truro Y Senior Citizens Group. For ages 50 and older.

 

Tween Lego

JAN. 17 – Truro library. For ages eight and older. 3:30 to 5 p.m. Register by calling 895-1625.

 

Kidney foundation meeting

JAN. 18 – Truro chapter. Meeting at the Douglas Street Recreation Centre, Truro. 10 a.m. to noon. Everyone welcome. Call 893-8056 for more information.

 

45s

JAN. 18 – Royal Canadian Legion, Truro. 1:30 p.m. Cost: $5 per person.

 

Kitchen party

JAN. 18 – Debert and area kitchen party. Debert lodge hall. 1191 Plains Rd. 1 to 5 p.m. Light lunch. Everyone welcome.

 

Jamboree

JAN. 19 – Warwick Mountain Recreation Club. 6:30 to 9 p.m. Featuring local talent Addison Locke, Willett, Kathy and Wayne. Lunch provided. Door prize and 50/50 draw. Admission: $5.

 

Sunday market

JAN. 19 – Royal Canadian Legion, Truro. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission: $1.

 

Cemetery shareholders meeting

JAN. 20 – Annual general shareholders meeting of the Bible Hill Cemetery Company. 7 p.m. Bible Hill village hall, 67 Pictou Rd.

 

Cards, 45s

JAN. 20 – Lower Onslow Community Centre. 7 p.m. every Monday. Light lunch, 50/50. Admission: $5.

 

Women in Spiritual Harmony

JAN. 20 – Shepherd’s Heart Prayer Centre, Pictou Road. 7 p.m. Special speaker, praise and worship, fellowship. All ladies are welcome.

 

Card party

JAN. 20 – Bridge, crib, 45s. First United Church’s Memorial Hall, Prince Street, Truro. 1 p.m. Lunch and prizes. $5 a person.

 

Seniors dance

JAN. 21 – Goodtime Seniors Club. Truro Legion, Brunswick Street. 8 p.m. Shared lunch. Admission: $6 per person.

 

Appy hour

JAN. 21 – Truro library. Join Nova Scotia Community College information technology faculty explaining how to use new digital devices. 7 p.m.

 

Cribbage

JAN. 21 – Royal Canadian Legion, Truro. 7 p.m. in the canteen. Everyone welcome. Members, $3; non-members, $4.

 

Progressive Bible study

JAN. 21 – Asking critical questions about issues found in the Gospel of Mark. Tuesday mornings. 11 a.m. to noon. First United Church parlor. Everyone is welcome.

 

Dance

JAN. 22 – Salmon River fire hall. 8:30 p.m. Music by Countrified and others. Shared lunch. Everyone welcome.

 

Card party

JAN. 22 – Trinity United Church. At the corner of Meeting House and Onslow roads. 7 p.m. Light lunch and prizes. Admission: $5. Everyone welcome.

 

Documentary film series

JAN. 22 – Truro library. 1 p.m. For movie title, call 895-4183 or visit www.lovemylibrary.ca

 

Darts

JAN. 22 – Royal Canadian Legion, Truro. 7 p.m. in the canteen. Everyone welcome.

 

Film group

JAN. 22 – Screening of So Help Me God, one man’s journey across America asking various religious groups how to find God. First United Church, Truro. 10:30 a.m. The group meets on Wednesdays. Everyone welcome.

 

Music and dancing

JAN. 23 – Wentworth Recreation Centre. 1:30 p.m. Shared lunch. Donation at the door. Everyone welcome.

 

Drop-in knit, crochet group

JAN. 23 – Truro library. For ages eight and older. 3 to 4:30 p.m. Bring your own needles. Patterns and written instructions will be available.

 

Full-course dinner

JAN. 23 – Royal Canadian Legion, Truro. Noon to 1 p.m. All the trimmings, too. Cost: $10.

 

Old-time dance

JAN. 24 – Douglas Street Recreation Centre, Truro. 7:30 p.m. Shared lunch, 50/50, door prize. Sponsored by the Truro Y Senior Citizens Group. For ages 50 and older.

 

Concert

JAN. 24 – Trinity United Church, Upper Onslow. 7 p.m. Music past and present. Featuring Heather, Chris and James and Friends. Refreshments to follow. Free-will offering.

 

Card party

JAN. 25 – Valley United Church. 7 p.m. Lunch and prizes. Everyone welcome. Admission: $5.

 

45s

JAN. 25 – Royal Canadian Legion, Truro. 1:30 p.m. Cost: $5 per person.

 

Recycle 2014

JAN. 25 – Newspapers, flyers, refundable containers will be collected. 100 Young St., Truro. 9 a.m. to noon. Books without plastic covers also accepted. Pick up is available. Call 893-9471 or email joncreelman@gmail.com. In support of the Second Truro Scouts.

 

Music and dancing

JAN. 26 – Wentworth Recreation Centre. 1:30 p.m. Shared lunch. Donation at the door. Everyone welcome.

 

Sunday market

JAN. 26 – Royal Canadian Legion, Truro. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission: $1.

 

Cards, 45s

JAN. 27 – Lower Onslow Community Centre. 7 p.m. every Monday. Light lunch, 50/50. Admission: $5.

 

Lunch time movie for adults

JAN. 27 – Truro library. For ages 50 and older. Noon. For movie title, call 895-4183 or visit www.lovemylibrary.ca.

 

Beginner Taoist tai chi

JAN. 27 – Mondays. 10 a.m. to noon. 910 Prince St., Truro. Across from the former Walkers. Phone 893-8500 or email truro.ns@taoist.org for more information.

 

Team SOS meeting

JAN. 27 – Dragon Boat team meeting. 6:30 p.m. Sobey’s community room, Prince Street, Truro. All breast cancer survivors welcome.

 

Talk with your mouth full program

JAN. 28 – Truro library. For ages 13 to 19. 4:30 to 5 p.m. No registration required. Runs on Tuesdays until May 20.

 

Seniors dance

JAN. 28 – Goodtime Seniors Club. Truro Legion, Brunswick Street. 8 p.m. Shared lunch. Admission: $6 per person.

 

Winter reading club

JAN. 28 – Truro library. Wrap Yourself Up in a Good Book runs until Mar. 15. Every time you visit the library, fill out a prize ballot.

 

Between the Stacks book club

JAN. 28 – Truro library. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Featuring Still Life by Louise Group. Everyone welcome.

 

Cribbage

JAN. 28 – Royal Canadian Legion, Truro. 7 p.m. in the canteen. Everyone welcome. Members, $3; non-members, $4.

 

Progressive Bible study

JAN. 28 – Asking critical questions about issues found in the Gospel of Mark. Tuesday mornings. 11 a.m. to noon. First United Church parlor. Everyone is welcome.

 

Dance

JAN. 29 – Salmon River fire hall. 8:30 p.m. Music by Countrified and others. Shared lunch. Everyone welcome.

 

Darts

JAN. 29 – Royal Canadian Legion, Truro. 7 p.m. in the canteen. Everyone welcome.

 

Beginner Taoist tai chi

JAN. 29 – Wednesdays. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. 910 Prince St., Truro. Across from the former Walkers. Phone 893-8500 or email truro.ns@taoist.org for more information.

 

Drop-in knit, crochet group

JAN. 30 – Truro library. For ages eight and older. 3 to 4:30 p.m. Bring your own needles. Patterns and written instructions will be available.

 

3D printer demonstration

JAN. 30 – Truro library. 6:30 p.m. Everyone welcome.

 

Beginner Taoist tai chi

JAN. 30 – Thursdays. 1 to 3 p.m. 910 Prince St., Truro. Across from the former Walkers. Phone 893-8500 or email truro.ns@taoist.org for more information.

 

Old-time dance

JAN. 31 – Douglas Street Recreation Centre, Truro. 7:30 p.m. Shared lunch, 50/50, door prize. Sponsored by the Truro Y Senior Citizens Group. For ages 50 and older.

 

Fish and chips

JAN. 31 – Royal Canadian Legion, Truro. 5 to 7 p.m. unless sold out. Call the legion for more details, including cost.

 

Book buddies

FEB. 4 – For children ages five to eight and 13 to 19. Truro library. Tuesdays until May 20. Teen volunteers mentor younger readers. 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. To register, call 895-1625.

 

Seniors dance

FEB. 4  – Goodtime Seniors Club. Truro Legion, Brunswick Street. 8 p.m. Shared lunch. Admission: $6 per person.

 

Tales for two’s

FEB. 5 – Truro library. For ages 18 months to three years and their caregiver. Wednesdays until Mar. 5. 11 to 11:20 a.m. Register by calling 895-1625. Registration opens Jan. 22.

 

Multicultural night

FEB. 8 – Immaculate Conception Church hall, Truro. Food tastings at 5 p.m. from different countries and silent auction. Pub and entertainment at 6 p.m. Tickets: $10 (not including pub items) or $20 for two parents and two children. Additional children admitted for $2. Tickets will be available after weekend masses beginning Jan. 18 or from the church office Monday to Thursday.

 

Seniors dance

FEB. 11  – Goodtime Seniors Club. Truro Legion, Brunswick Street. 8 p.m. Shared lunch. Admission: $6 per person.

 

Seniors dance

FEB. 18  – Goodtime Seniors Club. Truro Legion, Brunswick Street. 8 p.m. Shared lunch. Admission: $6 per person.

 

Seniors dance

FEB. 25  – Goodtime Seniors Club. Truro Legion, Brunswick Street. 8 p.m. Shared lunch. Admission: $6 per person.

 

Seniors dance

MAR. 4  – Goodtime Seniors Club. Truro Legion, Brunswick Street. 8 p.m. Shared lunch. Admission: $6 per person.

 

Seniors dance

MAR. 11  – Goodtime Seniors Club. Truro Legion, Brunswick Street. 8 p.m. Shared lunch. Admission: $6 per person.

 

Seniors dance

MAR. 18  – Goodtime Seniors Club. Truro Legion, Brunswick Street. 8 p.m. Shared lunch. Admission: $6 per person.

 

Seniors dance

MAR. 25  – Goodtime Seniors Club. Truro Legion, Brunswick Street. 8 p.m. Shared lunch. Admission: $6 per person.

 

Organizations: Nova Scotia Community College, Senior Citizens Group, First United Church Truro Daily News Colchester Weekly News Kidney foundation Bible Hill Cemetery Company Meeting House Louise Group Conception Church

Geographic location: Brunswick Street, Douglas Street, Prince Street Onslow Community Salmon River Warwick Mountain Pictou Road America

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