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Colchester: Modelling, eating and purring

Fritz
Fritz - Lynn Curwin
TRURO, N.S. —

It was 8C at 6:30 a.m. and it’s expected to reach 25C today, with sun and clouds, going down to 11C tonight, with rain.

Tomorrow’s forecast high is 25C, with a chance of showers, and an overnight temperature of 10C.

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Young Central Onslow woman seeks success on modelling runways

Eat Together Day returning to Truro

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Plenty of Pets

Fritz is a handsome boy who is ready for his forever home.

He’s about two years old and is vaccinated and neutered.

He gets along with other cats, but he doesn’t like dogs – and will attack them.

If you’d like to meet Fritz, stop by Pet Valu on Robie Street. To learn more about adopting him, visit Carma Cat Rescue Colchester Chapter on Facebook email colchestercarma@gmail.com or call 902-957-8677.

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Tidal Bore

The tidal bore will be coming in at 9:46 a.m. and 10:09 p.m. today.

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Community Calendar

THURSDAY, JUNE 13

Spiritual Group

JUNE 13 – The Guiding Light Spiritual Group meets every Thursday, 7 p.m., Douglas Street School room 12, 40 Douglas St., Truro.

Bingo

JUNE 13 – Wentworth Recreation Centre 13752 Hwy 4, every Thursday night, 7 p.m.; regular game, jackpot, toonie number.

Bingo

JUNE 13 – Bingo every Thursday afternoon at the Good Neighbors Club 21 Palmer St. at 1:30 p.m.

Canasta

June 13 – Thursdays, 1-3 p.m.; Come and learn the game. $2 fee, or free to members. Colchester Historeum, 29 Young St., Truro. All players welcome.

Card Party

JUNE 13 – Auction 45 Card Party, Thursdays 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.

SATURDAY, JUNE 15

Supper

JUNE 15 – Father’s Day Supper, Four Points Rec Centre, Latties Brook, Rte 236, 4 to 6 p.m. Ham, salad, beans, dessert. Adults $12; children $6

Show & Shine

JUNE 15 – Wentworth Rec Centre Show and Shine, 13752 Hwy 4, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission $3. Canteen open all day; poker rally; draws. Information: 902-899-8583. Rain date: June 16.

Crib

JUNE 15 – Crib every Saturday afternoon at the Good Neighbors Club 21 Palmer St. at 1:20 p.m.

Grand Reopening

JUNE 15 – Debert & Area Community Association Grand Reopening featuring Father’s Day Brunch, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Brunch is $10/person or $5 for kids 10 and under.

Coffee House

JUNE 15 – An evening of Country Gospel Music, Christian Fellowship Centre, 1533 Plains Rd. Debert, 7 p.m.; shared lunch; freewill offering; fundraiser for a local family.

Craft Supplies

JUNE 15 – Craft supplies sale, 9 a.m. to noon, Brunswick St. United Church, Truro, corner of Brunswick and Wood streets; multiple sellers, new, used craft supplies including scrapbooking, needle art and more.

Free Lobster Dinner

JUNE 15 – Northumberland Fishermen’s Association free lobster dinner as thanks to community supporters, 4 to 6 p.m.; 1,000 lobster dinners prepared; all #NO PIPE supporters invited; Pictou Landing First Nation gym, 43 Maple Street.

Yard Sale

JUNE 15 – Golden Retriever & Friends Rescue yard sale. 55 Harris Ave. 8 a.m.-noon

Indoor Yard Sale

JUNE 15 – At Upper Stewiacke United Church Hall, 9 a.m. to noon; multiple sellers; no admission fee.

SUNDAY, JUNE 16

Jamboree

JUNE 16 – At Warwick Mtn.Rec.Club, 6:30-9 p.m. ,$5 admission, 50/50,door prize, lunch provided. Featuring Wayne Elliott & Friends, Omer & Sylvia, Josh Simm & Nancy MacCord.

Breakfast/Brunch

JUNE 16 – Tatamagouche Legion; sausage, bacon, eggs, fruit cup, etc. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Everyone welcome; $7 and $4 for 12 and under. Wheelchair accessible. Takeouts available.

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