It was 7C at 6:30 a.m. and the temperature is expected to reach 18C today, with showers, and a low around 17C tonight.
Tomorrow’s high is expected to be around 18C, with showers, and an overnight low of 5C.
This dog was found on Vimy Road on Oct. 5.
She is thought to be a Labrador retriever-border collie mix, and was wearing a pink plaid collar. She’s very friendly, knows how to sit and shake a paw, but isn’t good at walking on leash.
If you’re missing this girl, please call Central Nova Animal Hospital at 902-893-4331 or Lauren at 902-957-3596.
TUESDAY, OCT. 9
OCT. 9 – 10:30 a.m. at First United Church Parlour. “Wizard of Lies”; short discussion to follow.
UCW Fall Rally
OCT. 9 – Truro Presbyterial UCW Fall Rally, Trinity United Church, Oxford. Registration, 9:30-10 a.m. Theme “A Harvest Of Thanksgiving.” Guest speakers, book display. Bring a bag lunch. Everyone welcome.
OCT. 9 – Six-week SCANS class begins at Douglas St. Rec. Centre: Getting Started with Writing, 1 to 3 p.m., with Dr. Jon Peirce. For more information and registration: www.the SCANS.org
OCT. 9 – Truro Al-Anon meets every Tuesday, 8 p.m., at The Good Neighbor's Club, 21 Palmer St., Truro. For more info call Lois 902-890-1518.
OCT. 9 – The Goodtime Seniors dance is every Tuesday, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Truro Legion on Brunswick Street. Admission $7; shared lunch; 50/50 tickets.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10
Community Bible Reading
OCT. 10 – Colchester-East Hants Public Library, Prince Street, Truro (Patterson Room), 2-4 p.m. Read your favourite passages or listen to others.
OCT. 10 –Douglas Street Rec Centre, 7-8 p.m.
OCT. 10 – Six-week SCANS class begins at Douglas St. Rec. Centre: Nature Conservation, 1 to 3 p.m., with Dr. Martin Willison. For more information and registration: www.the SCANS.org
OCT. 10 – Tribute to Legends of Country Music by Saskatchewan’s Country Blend, St. Andrew’s United Church, 7:30 p.m. Features music of Dolly Parton, Jim Reeves, Johnny Cash, others. $20 at door. Info: www.countryblend.ca
OCT. 10 – Dance in Salmon River Fire Hall. Music by Countrified and others. Shared lunch.
OCT. 10 – Fun and music starting at 6:30 p.m., Horseman's Club.
THURSDAY, OCT. 11
OCT. 11 – Bingo every Thursday at Good Neighbors Club, 21 Palmer St., at 1:30 p.m.
OCT. 11 – The Guiding Light Spiritual Group meets every Thursday 7 p.m., Douglas Street School, room 12, 40 Douglas St., Truro.
OCT. 11 – Chair Yoga at Trinity United Church, Meetinghouse Road, Upper Onslow, at 10 a.m. $5 drop-in fee.
Chase the Ace
Oct. 11 – Tri Service Chase the Ace at Debert Legion. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for ticket sales. Draw at 8:15 p.m. Tickets on sale at various venues. Tickets $3. Building Jackpot.
OCT. 11 – 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.
OCT. 11 – Auction 45 Card party, 1 p.m. at Bible Hill Fire Hall; sponsored by St. David's United Church; $5 charge with cash prizes and light snack.
FRIDAY, OCT. 12
OCT. 12 – Seniors Old Time Dance. Douglas Street Recreation Centre,7:30 p.m.; shared lunch, door prize, sponsored by Y Seniors Group, age 50 and older welcome, admission $6.
Oct. 12 – Debert Legion Mixed darts 7:30 p.m. $2 to play. Everyone welcome.
Oct. 12 – Debert Legion Friday Night supper 4:30-6 p.m. Roast Beef, vegetables, dessert, tea/coffee. Adults $10. Children under-10 $5. Take outs available. Wheelchair assessible.
SATURDAY, OCT. 13
OCT. 13 - Crib Tournament West St. Andrews Community Hall; $22/team, 1 p.m. Two 50/50 draws.
OCT. 13 – Roast Pork Supper, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Shubenacadie United Church, 2869 Highway 2, Shubenacadie. Adults $12; Children 6-12- $6; children under-5 free, Contact Nancy 902-758-2360. Take-outs available/wheelchair accessible.
OCT. 13 – Yard and bake sale, 8 to 11 a.m. TOPS NS2709 Masonic Lodge, 143 Pictou Road, Bible Hill.
OCT. 13 – Hike Nova Scotia and the Cobequid Eco-Trails Society guided hike on Sandy Cope Loop in the Gully Lake Wilderness, Kemptown, 10:30 a.m. Must pre-register at firstname.lastname@example.org. Details: www.hikenovascotia.ca .
OCT. 13 – Crib played every Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at Good Neighbors Club, 21 Palmer St.
OCT. 13 – Nazarene Church Gospel Coffee House, 6:30 p.m.; Freedom Road, The Teeds, Wayne & Eric; freewill offering; shared lunch to follow.
OCT. 13 – Country Gospel Open Mic, 7 p.m. Everyone welcome; free-will offering, refreshments to follow. Westchester Wesleyan Church - 4609 Wentworth-Collingwood Rd, Westchester.
SUBDAY, OCT. 14
Oct.14 – Open Mic at the Great Village Legion, 1 to 4 p.m. Donation at the door and a 50/50 draw; free coffee, Tea and donuts.
OCT. 14 – Monthly Musical Jam, 2 to 4 p.m., Hilden United Church Hall; freewill offering and 50/50 draw; coffee, tea and cookies available; proceeds for church expenses; all are welcome.
OCT. 14 – Winding River Art Gallery in Stewiacke Seventh Anniversary, 1 to 4 p.m.; special speakers, live music, refreshments, fast-painting contest, opening of art exhibition “Group of Seven” inspired paintings; door prize.
OCT. 14 –Truro Ostomy Support group October meeting at The Douglas Street Recreation Centre, 2 p.m.
OCT. 14 – Meeting to decide fate of Allenville United Church, 2 p.m. at the church; all are welcome.