Local events for Wednesday and Thursday include:
Variety of community events in Colchester County
FEB. 19 – Salmon River fire hall.8:30 p.m. Music by Countrified and others. Shared lunch.
FEB. 19 – Trinity United Church, the corner of Meeting House and Onslow roads. 7 p.m. Prizes and light lunch. Admission: $5.
Coffee house friends
FEB. 19 – Zion United Baptist Church, Prince Street, Truro. 1 to 3 p.m. in the basement. Live music with Bill Hill and friends. Sing alongs. Light refreshments. Good-will offering.
FEB. 19 – First United Church. 10:30 a.m. Film: Swing Kids; a movie set in pre-war Germany about teenagers addicted to American swing music and are forced to make critical loyalty decisions about their future.
FEB. 19 – Truro Alliance Church, Philip Street. 7:30 p.m. Meets every Wednesday. For more information, call Ann 895-5535.
FEB. 19 – Royal Canadian Legion, Brunswick Street, Truro. Bingo. Fundraiser for the legion. Mini bingo starts at 6:30 p.m.
Drop-in knit and crochet group
FEB. 20 – Truro library. 3 to 4:30 p.m. Bring your own yarn and needles. Patterns and written instructions will be available. For ages eight and older.
FEB. 20 – Roast beef dinner with all the trimmings. Royal Canadian Legion, Brunswick Street, Truro. Noon to 1 p.m. Cost: $10.
Hope Chest Breast Cancer support group
FEB. 20 – Truro police station’s community room, Prince Street. 7 p.m. New members are welcome.