FRIDAY, APRIL 28
Old Time Dance
April 28 - Douglas Street Recreation Centre, 7:30 p.m.; shared lunch, door prize, sponsored by Y Senior Citizens Group, age 50 and older welcome, admission $5.
Income Tax Help
April 28 - Community Volunteer Income Tax Program will be completing tax forms for low income persons at the Truro Library from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Call 896-4193 for appointment. Drop-ins welcome.
April 28 - Adult Tap at Show Case Halliday Place, Truro. noon – 1 p.m.; shoe rental available; drop-ins welcome.
April 28 - St. Andrew's United Church Luncheon, 46 Main St., Stewiacke, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.; variety of casseroles & desserts, beverages; $10/person. Takeouts available & wheelchair accessible. Contact: 902-639-2495.
SATURDAY, APRIL 29
Chase the Ace
April 29 - Truro Legion & Scotia Pool, 2 to 4 p.m.; tickets sold at the Legion; building jackpot; draw time approx. 4:30 p.m.
April 29 - Dime Auction and Fun Fair, 10 a.m. to noon, Upper Stewiacke Elementary School, 5327 Hwy 289. Items: gift certificates, clothing, etc.; Bingo with cash prizes, 11 a.m. to noon; canteen.
April 29 - Learn about Truro's contribution to aid relief after the Halifax Explosion. Truro Public Library 2 p.m.
Income Tax Help
April 29 - Community Volunteer Income Tax Program will be completing tax forms for low income persons at the Truro Library from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Call 896-4193 for appointment. Drop-ins welcome.
Monthly Kidney Meeting
April 29 - Truro Chapter of the Kidney Foundation. 10 a.m. at Douglas St. Rec. Center
Everyone welcome. For more information, call 902-893-8056.
Chase the Ace
April 29 – Debert Legion Branch 106 and the West Colchester Minor Hockey Association, Saturday 2-4 p.m.; draw at 4:15 p.m.; must be present to win.
Annual Coin Show
Apr. 29 – 2nd Annual Central Nova Coin Club Annual Numismatic Show, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Holiday Inn, Truro. 40+ tables dealers and collectors. Coins, tokens, medals, etc. Admission $3, under-16 free.
APRIL 29 - 2nd Truro Scouts & Venturers Annual Recycle 2017 ~ newspapers/refundable containers collected 9 a.m. – noon; also accept all types of books - no plastic covers. For info call: Sterling Hubley - 902-895-1828.
APRIL 29 - Twenty-fourth Annual Maple Syrup Festival, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., West Branch Community Hall. Continuous music. Pancakes, beans sausage and sweets; $9 Adults. Under 12 $5. Under 5 free. Hall fundraiser.
APRIL 29 - Play cribbage at Good Neighbors 21 Palmer St, every Saturday at 1:30 p.m.; prizes; high hand and 50/50.
SUNDAY, APRIL 30
Fundy Family Researchers
April 30 -Fundy Family Researchers genealogy researchers meet at Truro Public Library; meet and greet at 1 p.m.; round-table discussions 2 p.m.
April 30 - Nazarene Church Celebration Service at 6 p.m. “Don Haggart” & Friends; freewill offering; lunch to follow.
April 30 – Gospel Music Concert, Trinity United Church, Upper Onslow, 7 p.m. Wayne Elliott. Kathy MacDonald, Susan Richard, Murray Dawson; freewill offering; chairlift accessible; reception to follow; proceeds for church purposes.
April 30 - National Association of Federal Retirees annual general meeting, 2:30 p.m., Truro Fire Hall. Special presentations, catered dinner. All members urged to attend.
APRIL 30 - At the Economy Rec Centre, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.; music by Elliott’s; adults $8; seniors $7; children 12 and under $6; pancakes, sausage, beans, etc.
APRIL 30 – Truro Lions Club 50-50 Bingo, 1100 Prince Street, Truro. Sundays at 1 p.m.; doors open 12:30 p.m.
APRIL 30 – Music and dancing at Wentworth Rec Centre, 1:30 p.m.; donation at the door; shared lunch.
MONDAY, MAY 1
May 1 - Join us for non-competitive Scrabble games from 2 - 4:30 p.m. at the Truro Public Library with a rotation each game. Dictionaries and cheat sheets are permitted.
MAY 1 - Play 45s at Good Neighbors, 21 Palmer St. every Monday at 7 p.m.; prizes and 50/50 draw.
Central Nova Coin Club meeting
May 1 – Central Nova Coin Club monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Douglas Street Recreation Centre, Truro. Small coin auction and informational program. All collectors welcome.
TUESDAY, MAY 2
Heroes and adventurers
May 2– Join us for role-playing game night at the Truro Public Library from 5:30 – 8 pm. We provide the supplies, you provide the imagination.
MAY 2 – Toastmasters Club, to develop communication and leadership skills. Special location: Downtown at the Truro Library, 6 to 8 p.m. Guests welcome to check out a meeting for free.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 3
May 3 - Learn about websites to make planning and enjoying your vacation easy. 10:30 – 11:30 am, Truro Public Library. Pre-registration required: 902-895-4183.
MAY 3 – Cobequid Al-Anon meets Wednesdays, 7 p.m. at Douglas Street School.
MAY 3 - Newcomers Club of Truro meeting at 7 p.m., Sobeys Community Room, Robie Street. Ladies new to the area welcome. Info: Liz Magee 890-4798.
THURSDAY, MAY 4
May 4 –Truro Public Library 3 - 4:30 p.m. Needlework crafts; bring a project, or help knit a community project. Basic knitting/crochet instruction available. Ages 8 - adult.
Prostate Cancer Group
MAY 4 - Monthly meeting of Truro Prostate Cancer Group, 7 p.m. in Truro Police Station Meeting room, Prince Street; all are welcome.
MAY 4 - Slate Youth Centre 10th Birthday Open House, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m., 883 Prince Street, Truro. Celebrating 10 years of serving youth in the Truro area.
MAY 4 - Trinity United Church, Upper Onslow 10 a.m.; $5 per session. All welcome. Info: 902-897-4553.
MAY 4 – Bingo, 1:20 p.m.; prizes and lunch, 50/50; Good Neighbors 21 Palmer St.
MAY 4 – Thursday, 1-3 p.m.; learn the game. $2 fee, or free to members. Colchester Historeum, 29 Young St., Truro. All players welcome.
MAY 4 - The Guiding Light Spiritual Group meets Thursdays 7 p.m., Douglas St. school room 17, 40 Douglas St., Truro.
FRIDAY, MAY 5
Old Time Dance
May 5 - Douglas Street Recreation Centre, 7:30 p.m.; shared lunch, door prize, sponsored by Y Senior Citizens Group, age 50 and older welcome, admission $5.
May 5 - Village Follies Dinner Theatre: May 5, 6, 11, 12, 7 p.m., matinee May 7 at 4 p.m., Debert Legion. Tickets $35; full course meal, entertainment. Phone 902-986-1710 for advance tickets only.
May 5 - Chair Yoga – Fridays at 10 a.m., First United Church Memorial Hall. $5 per person. Proceeds to the Restoration Fund.
Ten Thousand Villages
May 5 - 6 – Ten Thousand Villages Festival Sale, Friday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., St. Andrew’s United Church, King St., Truro; Fair Trade products from 30 countries; free admission; contact Brenda 893-4197.
Kenya: Beyond Sponsorship
May 5 – 7 p.m., St. Andrew’s United Church, King St., Reflections by Hannah Main as part of our Ten Thousand Villages sale.
MAY 5 - Trinity United Church, Upper Onslow, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Bring needlecraft projects.
MAY 5 – Brunswick Street Beanery, Fridays 2 to 5 p.m. until May 26; corner of Brunswick and Wood streets; take-out orders of one litre baked beans, loaf of brown bread, $7.99.