It was 11C at 6:30 a.m. and today’s high is expected to be 30C, with sunshine, going down to 18C tonight, with showers.
Tomorrow’s forecast high is 22C, with showers or thundershowers, and an overnight temperature of 17C.
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Plenty of Pets
Saul needs a home with someone who is patient and understands pet rats.
He’s not hand tamed but with time he could become a wonderful pet.
You can meet Saul at the Colchester SPCA shelter, at 408 Industrial Avenue, or check Facebook or call 902-893-7968 for more information.
The tidal bore will be coming in at 5 p.m. today
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 21
AUG. 21 – Dance at Salmon River Fire Hall, 7:30 p.m. Music by Countrified and others; shared lunch.
AUG. 21 – 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.
AUG. 21 – Weekly card party, Warwick Mountain Rec Club, 7 p.m. $3 admission; shared lunch, prizes for highest score, 50/50.
AUG. 21 – At the Horseman's Club every Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m.; everyone welcome.
THURSDAY, AUG. 22
Eat Dessert First
AUG. 22 – Women’s Social Networking Event for women in Colchester County. Hosted by Colchester Historeum, 29 Young Street, Truro, and All for Knot; admission free.
AUG. 22 – Thursday, 1-3 p.m.; Come and learn the game. $2 fee, or free to members. Colchester Historeum, 29 Young St., Truro. All players welcome.
Chase the Ace
Aug. 22 – Debert Legion Chase the Ace Draw 8:15 p.m.; doors open 6 p.m. for ticket sales. Tickets $3 each available across West Colchester. Not necessary to be present to win.
AUG. 22 – Guiding Light Spiritual Group meets every Thursday at 7 p.m., Douglas Street School room 12, 40 Douglas St., Truro.
AUG. 22 – Auction 45 Card party every Thursday afternoon at 1 p.m. at the Bible Hill Fire Hall; sponsored by St David’s United Church; $5 charge; cash prizes and a light snack.
FRIDAY, AUG. 23
AUG. 23-24 – Ladies clothing sale, Friday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; St. David’s United Church, Pictou Road, Bible Hill. Brand names. Fundraiser for mission trip to Hope Partners International Center Pavas, Costa Rica.
SATURDAY, AUG. 24
AUG. 24 – Spaghetti/meat sauce, blueberry desserts, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Economy Recreation Centre; adults $12; children 12-and-under $6. Sponsored by the Board of Stewards, Economy United Church.