TRURO - There are a number of events taking place throughout Colchester County. The following are a few of them for the next two days.
OCT. 18 – First Baptist Church basement, Prince Street (across from the library). 9 a.m. to noon. Clothing, small household items.
OCT. 18 – 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. 18 – St. Andrew’s Hall, Sedgwick Church, Tatamagouche. Guests: Wayne Elliott, Arden Hayman, Carol Hanson, Willett Stevenson. Bring an instrument. Light refreshments. Proceeds for church purposes.
OCT. 18 – First Baptist Church’s sanctuary, Prince Street, Truro. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Offering personal prayer time for people in the community. Wheelchair accessible.
OCT. 19 – St. David’s United Church, Bible Hill. Lunch served. $5. Hosted by the church’s stewards.
OCT. 19 – Masonic Lodge, 143 Pictou Rd. 8 to 11:30 a.m. Bake sale.
Christmas tea and sale
OCT. 19 – Sharon Presbyterian Church hall, Dean. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission is $5 and includes lunch. Sponsored by the board of managers.
Barbecue and dance
OCT. 19 – Royal Canadian Legion, Truro. Barbecue from 4 to 5 p.m.; dance from 5 to 9 p.m. Live band: Cimmeron with Peter Goguen.
Truro Model Railroaders fall show
OCT. 19 – Nova Scotia Community College, Truro campus. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 36th annual fall show. Everyone welcome.
Korean War exhibit
OCT. 19 – Colchester Historeum, Young Street, Truro. 2 p.m. Exhibit: Conflict in the Land of the Morning Calm. Everyone welcome.
OCT. 19 – Debert and area kitchen party. 1 to 5 p.m. Debert lodge hall, 1191 Plains Rd. Light lunch. Everyone welcome.
Roast pork supper
OCT. 19 – Great Village legion hall. 4 to 6 p.m. Eat in or take out. Sponsored by the Portaupique Cemetery Company. Children under 12, $6; adults, $10.
Kidney foundation meeting
OCT. 19 – Truro chapter meeting. Douglas Street Recration Centre. 10 a.m. to noon. Everyone welcome. Call 893-8056 for more information.
Gospel coffee house
OCT. 19 – Debert Baptist Church. 7 p.m. Local talent. Fellowship to follow. Everyone welcome.
Chase the Ace fundraiser
OCT. 19 – Hosted by the Truro Tennis Club. Engine Room, Truro. 6 to 8 p.m. Money prize drawn for each Saturday. Draw for the ace of spades wins accumulated prize pot. Tickets, $1.