The following are just an example of some of the events taking place in Colchester County Friday and Saturday.
Events for Friday and Saturday in Colchester County
45s card party
OCT. 4 – Bible Hill Village Hall, 7 p.m. $5 per person. Prizes, light lunch, 50/50 draw. Proceeds for the Bible Hill Fire Hall ladies auxiliary.
Old gospel time concert
OCT. 4 – First United Church. 7 p.m. Guests: Bill and Susan Huey, Jim Richards and Rusty Cage, Kitchen Trio, Son Rise and others. Admission: $10. Proceeds for church restorations.
OCT. 4 – Douglas Street Recreation Centre, 7:30 p.m. Shared lunch, 50-50 draw, door prize. Ages 50 and older are welcome. Sponsored by the Truro Y Senior Citizens Group.
OCT. 4 – Truro library. 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. For children ages five to seven. Registration opens Sept. 27 by calling
Annual seniors meeting
OCT. 4 – Local Seniors Games annual meeting. 9:30 a.m. Bible Hill village hall. Open to everyone.
OCT. 4 – Open Door. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. First Baptist Church’s sanctuary. Personal prayer for people in the community. Wheelchair accessible.
Harvest potluck supper
OCT. 5 – West Branch Community Hall, 4 to 6 p.m. Dishes, pies. Admission – Adults – $8; 12 and under – $4; under 4 – free. Takeout available.
Bazaar, silent auction
OCT. 5 – Truro Heights United Baptist Church, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bake good table, hot dogs, drinks and ice cream. Kids cake walk and other activities, quilt exhibit and door prizes. $4, kids under 12 – free.
OCT. 5 – Denmark Community Hall, (3204 Highway 326, beside Forbes Bros.), 7:30 p.m. Cribbage and 45s. 50-50 draw, lunch. $3. Everyone welcome. Call 657-2921 for information.
OCT. 5 – Shubenacadie United Church. 4:30 to 6 p.m. Takeouts available. Adults, $12; children five to 12, $6; younger than five get in for free. Wheelchair/elevator accessible.
Debert & area kitchen party
OCT. 5 – Lodge hall, 1191 Plains Rd., Debert. 1 to 5 p.m. Light lunch, everyone welcome.
Gospel coffee house
OCT. 5 – The Salvation Army, 14 Outram St., Truro. 7 to 9 p.m. Light lunch, bring snacks. Free-will offering. Everyone welcome.
Nathan Rogers Trio
OCT. 5 – Musquodoboit Valley Bicentennial Theatre and Cultural Centre, Middle Musquodoboit. Doors open at 7 p.m.; showtime at 8 p.m. Tickets $25 for general; youth 12 and younger, $12.50. Call 902-384-2819.
OCT. 5 – Hosted by Tatamagouche’s Phoenix 596 Air Cadet Squadron and Truro’s 185 Navy League Cadet Corps CPO James Carroll. North Shore Recreation Centre. 7 p.m. Celebrating Cadet Day. Features entertainers Julie Johnstone, Bob and C.J. Prest, Tanya Dondale, Gary Collins, drill team demonstrations and more. Admission by donation.
OCT. 5 – St. David’s United Church, Bible Hill. Lunch served. $5. Hosted by the church’s stewards.
OCT. 5 – Upper Musquodoboit Hall. Band: Last Chance. 8 p.m. Shared lunch.
Harvest potluck supper
OCT. 5 – West Branch Community Hall. 4 to 6 p.m. Adults, $8; children 12 and younger, $4; preschoolers get in for free. Takeouts available at the adult price.