The following are a few of the scheduled events in the area this weekend.
Colchester County weekend events
With the impending storm, check before heading out in case some events are cancelled. If you have a cancellation to report, email firstname.lastname@example.org to have it included in ongoing, updated storm coverage.
Open door prayer for the community
JULY 4 – First Baptist Church, Prince Street, Truro. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Offering personal prayer for people in the community. Wheelchair accessible to the church’s sanctuary.
Friday night social
JULY 4 – Royal Canadian Legion, Tatamagouche. 5 p.m. until sold out. Barbecue and salad and dessert. $6. Everyone welcome.
Junior Lego event
JULY 4 – Truro library. For ages five to seven. 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Registration opens June 27. Call 895-1625 to register.
Shakespeare in Victoria Park
JULY 4 – 6 – Romeo and Juliet presented by MLA Lenore Zann and the Truro Theatre Society. Victoria Park bank shell. 7 p.m. Rain location: Truro legion on the 4th; Nova Scotia Community College gym for the other two performances.
Gospel coffee house
JULY 5 – Salvation Army, 14 Outram St., Truro, 7 to 9 p.m. Bring snacks for lunch, freewill offering.
JULY 5 – Barbecue, bake sale, yard sale and books. Andrew Peller Estates, 491 Willow St., Truro. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Everyone welcome.
JULY 5 – Valley United Church. 110 Salmon River Rd. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Rain or shine. All proceeds going to Arms of Jesus children’s mission to build high school/vocational school in Guatemala.
Chase the ace
JULY 5 – Engine Room, Truro. 6 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $1. Weekly winner wins percentage of ticket sales. Chance to draw the ace of spades for more than $4,880.
JULY 6 – St. David’s United Church worship service outdoors at the Dal AC Alumni gardens. 9:30 a.m. Everyone welcome.
JULY 6 – Church service and fellowship. Church Carin site. 3 p.m. At the junction of Brule Shore Road, past Tarbet Hall. Bring a lawn chair. Everyone welcome.