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Colchester: Music, dancing, a donation and a dog

Chloe
Chloe - Contributed
TRURO, N.S. —

It was 11C at 6:30 a.m. and it’s expected to reach 26C today, with sun and cloud, going down to 12C tonight.

Tomorrow’s forecast high is 24C, with a sun and cloud, and an overnight temperature of 14C.

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Plenty of Pets

Chloe is a two-year-old shar pei mix with lots of energy.

She knows her basic commands but is still learning a lot of things. She would do best as the only animals in her new home, and children should be 14 or older.

If you’d like to meet Chloe, stop by the Colchester SPCA shelter at 408 Industrial Avenue or call 902- 893-7968.

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Tidal Bore

The tidal bore will be coming in at 2:43 p.m. today.

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Community Calendar

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19

Card Party

JUNE 19 – At Warwick Mountain Rec Club, 7 p.m., shared lunch, 50/50; door prize; $3 admission.

Al Anon Meets

JUNE 19 – 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

JUNE 19 – Dance in Salmon River Fire Hall, Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. Music by Countryfied and others; shared lunch.

Butch’s Jam

JUNE 19 – Join the fun and music every Wednesday at the Horseman's Club at 6:30 p.m.; everyone welcome.

Tea in the Garden

June 19 – Wednesday, 1:30 to 3 p.m. All are welcome for tea in the garden this summer season. $10 per person. Colchester Historeum, 29 Young Street, Truro.

THURSDAY, JUNE 20

Spiritual Group

JUNE 20 – The Guiding Light Spiritual Group meets every Thursday, 7 p.m., Douglas Street School room 12, 40 Douglas St., Truro.

Bingo

JUNE 20 – Wentworth Recreation Centre 13752 Hwy 4, every Thursday night, 7 p.m.; regular game, jackpot, toonie number.

Bingo

JUNE 20 – Bingo every Thursday afternoon at the Good Neighbors Club 21 Palmer St. at 1:30 p.m.

Canasta

June 20 – 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 20 – 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.

GRANS

JUNE 20 – Grandparents’ Rights for Nova Scotia Assoc. Meeting, noon to 2 p.m., Sobey’s Community Room, Robie St., Truro All are welcome.

SATURDAY, JUNE 22

Benefit Yard Sale

JUNE 22-23 –348 Queen St., Truro; Friday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rain date – July 6. Drop off donated items to Valerie, Orland Kennedy, Pleasant Valley or Robert Matheson, Brookfield.

Crib

JUNE 22 – Crib every Saturday afternoon at the Good Neighbors Club 21 Palmer St. at 1:20 p.m.

Op’ry Show

JUNE 22 – Bible Hill “Winding River Op’ry Show” 7 p.m., $10 at door, Bible Hill Fire Hall; wheelchair accessible; local musicians sing songs of Op'ry Star Legends; light lunch; proceeds to Truro Homeless Outreach Society.

Touch a Truck

JUNE 22 – Touch a truck, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; $5 individual/$20 family; Truro Mall Parking Lot. Quiet hour 2 to 3 p.m. All proceeds support Maggie’s Place Family Resource Centre.

Craft Show

JUNE 22 – Spring In To Summer Craft and Wellness Show, Truro Fire Hall, 165 Victoria Street, Truro, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.; artisans, vendors; no admission fee; donations to Slate Youth Centre appreciated.

Church Supper

JUNE 22 – Malagash Church supper, Malagash Community Hall, 1926 North Shore Rd., Malagash, 4 to 6 p.m. Adults $12; children 12 and under $6; preschoolers– free.

Casseroles, baked beans, salads, etc.

Yard Sale

JUNE 22 – Indoor Yard Sale from 9 a.m. to noon at Brunswick Street United Church in Truro. Lots of variety and a freewill donation to the Breakfast Bar.

Onslow Rocks

JUNE 22 – Onslow Rocks 2019, at CCJHS; No Where Road performing; $15 per person at door only; over-19 only; all are welcome; supporting the Lower Onslow Community Centre and the Lundie Family.

SUNDAY, JUNE 23

JUNE 23 – International Picnic Day Free Event, noon to 4 p.m., Victoria Park, Truro. Bring your own picnic and enjoy the afternoon with family, friends and neighbours. Entertainment provided. Info: Facebook @Picnictrurons

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