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Colchester: Vitality, accidents and a snuggle buddy

Roxy
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TRURO, N.S. —

It was 11C at 6:30 a.m. and it’s expected to reach 21C today, with a chance of showers, going down to 11C tonight.

Tomorrow’s forecast high is 24C, with clouds, and an overnight temperature of 13C, with rain.

In the News

Atlantic Vitality Expo to be held in Truro this year

Bible Hill man charged with armed robbery

     

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Plenty of Pets

Roxy is a five-year-old girl who is ready for a family to love.

She loves to play with other dogs but likes to be in charge. She is not good with cats.

Roxy walks well on leash and enjoys snuggling.

She’s spayed, microchipped and vaccinated.

To find out more about Roxy, visit Good Bones Rescue on Facebook or on the group’s website or email goodbones.general@gmail.com

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Tidal Bore

The tidal bore will be coming in at 8:43 a.m. and 9:12 p.m. today.

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Community Calendar

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12

Card Party

JUNE 12 – At Warwick Mountain Rec Club, 7 p.m., shared lunch, 50/50; door prize; $3 admission.

Al Anon Meets

JUNE 12 – Cobiquid 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.

Coffee Break

JUNE 12 – “Away For The Day” is hosting an Alzheimer Coffee Break from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at 32 Windsor St., Truro. All are welcome.

Dance

JUNE 12 – Dance in Salmon River Fire Hall, Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. Music by Countryfied and others; shared lunch.

Butch’s Jam

JUNE 12 – Join the fun and music every Wednesday at the Horseman's Club at 6:30 p.m.; everyone welcome.

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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