Community Calendar

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 06:45

November

Help support Operation Christmas Joy and buy tickets for a draw on your favorite seafood. 1st prize is 20 lbs of fresh lobster, 2nd prize is 10 lbs of fresh salmon portions, and 3rd prize is 5 lbs of spiced salmon skewers. Tickets are $2 each, or 3 for $5, and can be purchased at the Bank of Nova Scotia. Draw date is December 15th. All proceeds goes to Operation Christmas Joy, which directly benefits children and families in need during the holiday season. For more information, call 321-9057.

The Heritage Chapter IODE is holding a bottle drive to raise money in order to purchase books for children. All you have to do is drop your bottles off at the Charlotte County Can and Bottle Recycling Depot in the Industrial Park in St. Stephen. And tell them it's for the Books for Kids Project. Help kids keep the love of books alive.

November 18th

The Out of the Darkness Memorial Walk will take place on Saturday, November 18th. Join the 3rd annual Memorial Walk to celebrate the lives of loved ones lost to suicide, and decrease the stigma surrounding depression. Meet at St. Mark's Anglican Church, 28 Main Street in St. George, rain or shine. After the walk, all are welcome in the Sanctuary for the candlelight ceremony. For more information contact Lisa at 755-4060.

November 18th
Country gospel music duo Patti Dahl & Heartsong from Conneticut, will be performing Saturday, November 18th, at the Second Baptist Church, located at 21 Church Street in Calais. Concert starts at 6:30 Eastern time. Please RSVP for the purpose of food preparation, call Pam at 454-4433.

November 24th
The 1st Annual Black Friday Gift Gala at the Garcelon Civic Center in support of the Fundy Region Transition House, will take place Friday, November 24th. Coinciding with Midnight Madness in St. Stephen. It will start at 5pm and remain open through to Midnight. Kick-off your Christmas shopping with gifts from local artisans and small businesses, with over 40 vendors taking part. Come support the Fundy Region Transition House and get your holiday shopping done in one night. Proudly sponsored by 98.1 The Tide.

December 3rd
The 23rd Annual Christmas Telethon at the Pennfield Lions Club will be held Sunday, December 3rd, from 3-7pm. The Telethon will air live on Channel 10 on Rogers TV. The magic number to call for pledges or donations is 755-3200. Lots of local entertainers singing festive tunes. Proceeds go to families in need during the holiday season. Everyone is welcome.