October 20, 2014

Living Library

  • Place : Truro
  • Time : 13:30
  • Contact : Angela Headon
  • Details : What’s a Living Library? At a Living Library event, the books are people and reading consists of a conversation. “Living books” are borrowed by “readers” for 15 minutes. Conversations will occur in the library. Ask a library staff member to book your appointment. You can ‘borrow’ as many ‘books’ as you wish.

October 23, 2014

Living Library

  • Place : Truro Library
  • Time : 17:30
  • Contact : Angela Headon
  • Details : What’s a Living Library? At a Living Library event, the books are people and reading consists of a conversation. “Living books” are borrowed by “readers” for 15 minutes. Conversations will occur in the library. Ask a library staff member to book your appointment. You can ‘borrow’ as many ‘books’ as you wish.

Public Lecture. Bob Kroll – Putting a Face On the Past

  • Place : Canada
  • Time : 02:00
  • Details : Prolific author Bob Kroll will be on hand to discuss “Putting a Face on the Past”. Mr. Kroll is the author of many books on Nova Scotia history, including; Scamps and Scoundrels, Rogues & Rascals, and Intimate Fragments.

Hand Drumming Lessons at the Marigold Centre

  • Place : Truro
  • Time : 18:30
  • Details : A hands on introduction to the basics of hand drumming, African poly rhythms, and the music of the Mali Empire. No musical experience necessary! Drums provided or bring your own. Register at the Marigold (www.marigoldcentre.ca) 897-4004.

October 25, 2014

Debert Skating Registration

  • Place : West Colchester Arena (Debert)
  • Time : 01:00
  • Details : The Debert Skating Club shall be hosting registration for their CanSkate and their Star Skate Program. This year we will also be having a mini ice show at the end of the year to display what the children have done. Registration for all these programs shall take place Saturday October 25th 2014 from 1-3pm at the West Colchester Arena. The Debert Skating Club feels most fortunate to have Laura Coleman as the leader of our skating program this year. Laura, of Amherst, is the 29 year old daughter of John and Janice Coleman. She began skating at the young age of 2yrs and skated competitively throughout Atlantic Canada for more than 10 years. More recently, Laura skated professionally with ''Disney on Ice' performing throughout the world in such shows as Monsters Inc., Mickey and Minnie's Magical Journey and High School Musical The Ice Tour. Laura is happy to be back home in Nova Scotia and is proud to be coaching skating to children of all ages, sharing her passion for the ice with each of them. There will be some skating supplies on hand as well as Kid Sport Grant Information! Skating begins November 1st 2014 and goes until March 21st 2014 (20 weeks) at the West Colchester Arena. If unable to make registration you can register on November 1st or contact the president of the Debert Skating Club. For more information please contact the President of the Debert Skating Club Nicole Morse 902-986-2405

Yard Sale & Bake Table

  • Place : Five Islands Bazaar, 1144 Highway #2
  • Time : 09:00
  • Details : Indoor yard sale with baked goods table.

Old Time Gospel Concert

  • Place : 343 Park Street, New Glasgow
  • Time : 19:00
  • Contact : Ken Rockey, 902-922-3417
  • Details : 9th Annual Pictou County Old Time Gospel Concert. Saturday, Oct 25, 7-9 pm, North Nova Education Centre, 343 Park St, New Glasgow. Free Admission.

October 26, 2014

Community Fall Far

  • Place : Truro Fire Hall
  • Time : 02:00
  • Contact : (902) 893-4111 or maddcobequid@ns.aliantzinc.ca
  • Details : The Fair will have dozens of vendors from the Truro area, food and drinks available, draws and a Kids Corner with a bounce house. Admission is $2 and all proceeds go back to MADD for local education purposes.
  • Find the "Community Fall Fair" Event on Facebook!