It was 8C at 6:30 a.m. and today’s high will be around 15C, with rain, and an overnight low of 7C.
Tomorrow’s forecast includes a high of 14C, with sunshine, and an overnight low of 6C.
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Plenty of Pets
This friendly neutered male cat was recently found in Harmony. If he’s s missing member of your family, please call the Colchester SPCA shelter at 902-893-7968.
The tidal bore will be coming in at 8:16 a.m. and 8:39 pm today
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 23
OCT. 23 – 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.
OCT. 23 – Come join the fun at the Horseman's Club every Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m.; everyone welcome.
Oct. 23 – Card Party, Warwick Mountain Rec Club, 7 p.m., shared lunch, 50/50, travelling prize, highest score prize. $3 admission.
OCT. 23 – Dance at Salmon River fire hall, 7:30 p.m. Music by Countrified and others; Shared lunch.
THURSDAY, OCT. 24
Oct. 24 – 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. 24 – Guiding Light Spiritual Group meets every Thursday, 7 p.m., Douglas Street School room 12, 40 Douglas St., Truro.
OCT. 24 – An afternoon of Bingo at the Good Neighbors Club, 21 Palmer St., at 1:30 p.m.
OCT. 24 – 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 with cash prizes and a light snack.
FRIDAY, OCT. 25
OCT. 25 – Seniors Old Time Dance, Douglas Street Recreation Centre, 2 p.m.; door prize, sponsored by Y Seniors Group; age 50 and older welcome; admission $6.
OCT. 25 – Barra MacNeils, Wentworth Recreation Centre, a 19+ show. Tickets available online at Square Wentworth Recreation Facebook page or call 902-899-3634. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for show at 8 p.m.
OCT. 25 – Brunswick Street United Church will be selling beans and brown bread, corner of Brunswick Street and Wood Street. $9.
OCT. 25 – Dr. Mike Dixon, a professor in the School of Environmental Sciences at University of Guelph, will speak at 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., in the Student Learning Commons room 219 at Dal AC. Everyone welcome.
SATURDAY, OCT. 26
OCT. 26 – Turkey Dinner at Truro Legion, 5 to 7 p.m. Music by Alycia Putnam and Family. $12, kids 12-and-under $6. Proceeds to Pipes & Drums Holland Liberation Tour 75th Anniversary.
OCT. 26 – An afternoon of Crib at the Good Neighbors Club, 21 Palmer St., at 1:30 p.m.
OCT. 26 – Seventh Annual Fall and Christmas Craft Market, First United Church, Truro, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Admission is $1; Lunch ($10) served 11a.m. to 2 p.m. Proceeds for work of the UCW.
Oct. 26 – Cribbage tournament, 1 to 4:30 p.m., Truro Legion, in the lounge, $22 per team; register on arrival; two 50/50 draws; food and beverage service available.
OCT. 26 – Winding River Art Gallery sponsoring one-day acrylic NL landscape painting workshop with Marilyn Whalen, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; artists welcome to use their own reference materials, Mastodon Ridge (Upstairs), Stewiacke.
OCT. 26-27 – Joy Laking Gallery 2019 Open House Exhibition, 6730 Hwy. 2, Bass River, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days; featuring new paintings, prints and cards of Sri Lanka and Nova Scotia.
OCT. 26 – Christmas Craft Sale, Hilden Fire Hall, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission $1 at door. Supported by Ladies Auxiliary.
Oct. 26 – Turkey Supper, Knox Church Hall, #53 Hwy 289, Brookfield, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Adults $12; children accompanied by adult, free. Sponsored by Knox Church Council.
OCT. 26 – AN evening of Country and Gospel music with Wayne Elliott and Guests. McCulloch United Church 7- 8:30 p.m.; light lunch; good will offering.
OCT. 26 – Bible Hill Winding River Op’ry Show - “Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes?”, 7 p.m. Bible Hill Fire Hall, 67 Pictou Rd. Wheelchair accessible. $10 at door. Light lunch, tea, coffee. Everyone welcome.
SUNDAY, OCT. 27
OCT. 27 – Songs for the Season of Love; A musical journey of “Who Am I?” Through songs of Rose Johnston, 3 p.m., St. Andrew’s United Church, Truro; $15 ($30 Family) or pay what you can.
OCT. 27 – Hike Nova Scotia and the Nine Mile River Trails Association guided hike on the Nine Mile River Trails, Nine Mile River, noon. See www.hikenovascotia.ca for details.
MONDAY, OCT. 28
OCT. 28 – Meditation (Connection) Group, Monday 6:30-8 p.m., NSCC Mindfulness Centre, Truro. Connect with people through meditation. For info: email@example.com
Oct. 28 – An evening of Cards 45’s at the Good Neighbors Club, 21 Palmer St., at 7 p.m.