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TRURO, N.S. —

It was 12C at 6:30 a.m. and the temperature is expected to reach 19C, with a 30% chance of showers, today and an overnight low of 11C.

Tomorrow’s forecast includes a high of 14C, with a 30% chance of showers, and an overnight low around 5C.

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In the News

Young Millbrook woman named Miss Nova Scotia Mi’kmaw Summer Games

Young Masstown woman is a die-hard fan of Harry Potter

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Plenty of Pets

Winston is a mini Dutch rabbit who enjoys lying on the couch and watching TV.

He’s about six years old and is used to be around cats and friendly, small dogs. He’s house trained and is used to have free-run of a house.

To learn more about Winston, visit the Honey’s Bunnies Rabbit Rescue website or Facebook page, email honeysbunniesrabbitrescue@gmail.com  or call 902-476-8876.

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Tidal Bore

The tidal bore will be coming in at 2:35 pm today

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Community Calendar

MONDAY, SEPT. 16

Chair Yoga

SEPT. 16 – Senior Chair Yoga. First Baptist Church, 10 a.m. Fee: $5.00. For more information call 902-843-2408.

Overeaters

SEPT. 16 – Truro Overeaters Anonymous group meets at Douglas Street Rec Centre each Monday at 7:30 p.m. For more info, phone 902-843-5678.

Tai Chi

SEPT. 16 – Taoist Tai Chi new beginner classes, 910 Prince St., Truro, 6-8 p.m. Call 902-893-8500 to register.www.taoist.org

TUESDAY, SEPT. 17

Tai Chi

SEPT. 17 – Taoist Tai Chi new beginner classes, 910 Prince St., Truro, 1-3 p.m. Call 902-893-8500 to register. www.taoist.org

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 18

Al Anon

SEPT. 18 – Cobequid Al Anon meets weekly on Wednesday evenings 7-8 p.m. at Douglas St. Rec Centre, Truro. For more information contact Jane, 902-890-0197.

Dance

SEPT.18 – Dance at Salmon River Fire Hall, 7:30 p.m. Music by Countrified and others; shared lunch.

Card Party

SEPT. 18 – Warwick Mountain Rec Club, 7 p.m., shared lunch, $3 admission, 50/50, high score prizes; travelling prize; evening of food fun and friends.

Butch’s Jam

SEPT. 18 – Fun and music at the Horseman’s Club every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.; everyone welcome.

Coffee House

SEPT. 18 – Lead With Your Heart - Annual Coffee House, 7 p.m., First United Memorial Hall, Lorne and Queen streets. Free will offering; all are welcome.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 19

Chase the Ace

SEPT. 19 – Chase the Ace Draw, Debert Legion, draw at 8:15 p.m.; doors open 6 p.m. for ticket sales, $3 each. Available at various venues and the legion. No need to be present to win.

Support Group

SEPT. 19 –Truro Parkinson’s Support Group, third Thursday of each month, Immanuel Baptist Church, 295 Young St., Truro, from 1 to 3 p.m.

Spiritual Group

SEPT. 19 – The Guiding Light Spiritual Group meets every Thursday, 7 p.m., Douglas Street School room 12, 40 Douglas St., Truro.

Card Party

SEPT. 19 – Auction 45 Card party, Thursday afternoons at 1 p.m. at the Bible Hill Fire Hall; sponsored by St. David’s United Church. $5 charge; cash prizes, light snack.

PROBUS Meets

SEPT. 19 – A club of active retirees, The PROBUS club will meet at the Truro Fire Hall at 9:30 a.m. The guest speaker will be Keith Gillis of G&G Computers. Guests welcome.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 20

Supper

SEPT. 20 – Debert Legion Friday Night Supper. Pan-fried haddock, vegetables, dessert, tea/coffee. Adults $10; under-10 $5. Take-outs available. Wheelchair assessible.

Cancer Retreat

SEPT. 20-22 – Annual Nova Scotia Breast Cancer Retreat in Debert. All breast cancer survivors are welcome for a weekend of inspirational speakers, fun, relaxation and connecting with other survivors. To pre-register: Nova Scotia Breast Cancer Retreat Facebook page.

Quilt Show

SEPT. 20-21 – Sunrise Quilt Guild Show and Sale, noon to 6 p.m., and Saturday, Sept. 21, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at The Fraser, 362 Main Street, Tatamagouche; demonstration, door prizes;

$5 admission.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 21

Guitar Society

SEPT. 21 – Guitar fingerpicking meeting at Douglas Street Recreation Centre, Truro, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.; Info: Mike 902-639-9267, PIMA Guitar Society.

Coffee House

SEPT. 21 – Gospel Coffee House, Christian Fellowship Centre, 1533 Plains Rd., Debert, 7 p.m.; local talent; shared lunch; freewill offering.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 22

Fundraiser

Sept. 22 – Fundraiser for the Kemptown United Church Cemetery at the Kemptown Recreation Centre, 1-4 p.m. Live music, barbecue, 50/50. Admission by donation. For information call Juanita at 902-895-4797.

Gospel Music

SEPT. 22 – Gospel music with Wayne Elliott and Friends, 7 p.m. at Trinity United Church, Upper Onslow; refreshments to follow; sponsored by Lower Onslow UCW. Info: 902-893-2132. Chairlift accessible.

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