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Colchester: Lemonade, IT, a concert and a cat

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TRURO, N.S. —

It was 17C at 6:30 a.m. and the temperature is expected to reach 26C, with a 60% chance of drizzle, today and an overnight low of 15C.

Tomorrow’s forecast includes a high of 22C, with clearing skies, dropping to 6C during the night.

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In the News

For Hilden girl, working a lemonade stand was a labour of love for her big brother

Truro IT expert reflects on 18 years of sacrifice in building his business

Burton Cummings performing in Truro on New Year’s Eve

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Plenty of Pets

Tac is a 10-year-old bobtail tabby who loves to cuddle.

If you’d like to meet Tac, and the other animals waiting to be adopted, stop by the shelter at 408 Industrial Ave. You can also email colchester@spcans.ca or call 902-893-7968 for more information.

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Tidal Bore

The tidal bore will be coming in at 4:54 p.m. today.

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Community Calendar

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 4

Al Anon

SEPT. 4 – 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. 4 – Dance at Salmon River Fire Hall, 7:30 p.m. Music by Countrified and others; shared lunch.

Card Party

SEPT. 4 – 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. 4 – Fun and music at the Horseman’s Club every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.; everyone welcome.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 5

Chase the Ace

SEPT. 5 – 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.

Breakfast

SEPT. 5 – Bye-to-the- Bells Breakfast, 9 a.m., Truro Holiday Inn; $20 (must reserve by Sept. 3.)

Contact - 902-895-6975. For retired teachers and guests only.

Spiritual Group

SEPT. 5 – The Guiding Light Spiritual Group meets every Thursday, 7 p.m., Douglas Street School room 12, 40 Douglas St., Truro.

Card Party

SEPT. 5 – 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.

Open Mic

SEPT. 5 – Open Mic at the Lower Onslow Community Centre; Wayne Elliott MC; Thursdays; doors open 5:30 p.m.; music at 6:30 p.m. Coffee/tea, everyone welcome.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 6

Concert

SEPT. 6 – U.K. singing duo Breeze and Wilson Performing at7 p.m. at Old Barns United Church, 2603 Hwy. 236, Old Barns. $25 at door, $20 advance from Reg Henderson rlhenderson8@hotmail.com or phone 902-895-0740.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 7

Plant Sale

SEPT. 7 – Friends of the Garden Fall Plant Sale, 9 to 11 a.m., Dalhousie/Agricultural Campus, Bible Hill; direction signs will be posted.

Decorations Sale

SEPT. 7-8 – Friends of the Garden Christmas Decorations two-day sale; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., both days; 35 Rock Garden Road., Dal/AC Campus, Bible Hill.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 8

SEPT. 8 – Music Jam, 2 to 4 p.m., Hilden United Church Hall; freewill offering and 50/50 draw;

coffee, tea, cookies available; proceeds for ALS Society; everyone welcome to take part or just listen.

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