Annapolis County Events space is provided for local non-profit organizations. Space is limited to about 25 words. There is no guarantee that notices will be printed. Contact 825-3457, 532-2219, fax 825-6707, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or drop them off at 87 Commercial Street, Middleton. Deadline is Thursday at 4 p.m.
Computer help is available on Fridays at the Bridgetown and Area Library. Contact the library for details, 665-2758. Computer help is also available at the Dr. Frank W. Morse Memorial Library in Lawrencetown on Thursdays. Ask library staff, 584-3044, or check online at www.valleylibrary.ca
Fridays Lego Club is held on Fridays at the Dr. Frank W. Morse Memorial Library in Lawrencetown. For Ages 6 to 11 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. We provide the Legos. Please don't bring your own. Stop by after school on Fridays and build something cool.
March 9, 16, 23 & 30 Lenten Fish Chowder at St. James Anglican Church Hall, Bridgetown 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Take out available, delivery or pick-up, by calling: Church Hall on Friday mornings at 665-4734, Peg Gillis at 665-2480 or Hilda Connell at 665-4627.
March 10 Spaghetti Dinner (veggie or meat), Ticket Auction, Bake Table, Jewelry Table and more at Aylesford Fire Hall, 1 to 6 p.m. $10 per person with all proceeds to our vet bill at Port Royal Animal Hospital. Info: Laurie at 341-HART; www.valleyhart.com
March 10 Learn about the secret life of owls, the plight of NS’s bats, elusive flying squirrels and the understated beauty of moths at Mersey Tobeatic Research Institute, Kempt, 1 to 5 p.m. Hope for Wildlife Society on site with live owls and sugar gliders. Games and activities for kids. Enjoy a buffet supper ($8) at Maitland Bridge Comm. Hall, 4:30 to 7 p.m. Guided owl walk and star-gazing at Kejimkujik, 7 p.m. Details: www.merseytobeatic.ca; 682-2371
Sisters in Steel
March 11 Women’s Day’s events start in Market Square, Annapolis Royal, with Honorary Town Crier Valerie Davis. Free forging demos: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Two anvils will be attended by Artist Blacksmiths Becky Little, Barbara Schmeisser, and Alexa Jaffurs. Give your hand a try at this lovely, old, practical, as well as creative, art form.
March 11 There will be a Hymn Sing on Sunday, March 11 at 7:30 p.m. at the Wilmot Baptist Church CFC (Christian Fellowship Centre), corner of Highway # 1 and Dodge Road. Special guests will be Lisa Selig and friends, Mountain Willows and Thyme--Blue Grass and Gospel Music from Digby. All welcome.
March 11 Women’s Place Resource Centre, 228 St. George St., will be open for visitors, as will the lobby of King’s Theatre with a presentation of Women’s Ironwork from the Maritimes, lectures and workshops.
March 11 Come to King’s Theatre from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. for performances by Ann Fearon, Karen Robinson and Mel Ferrimond, and harp player Alys Howe. A good will offering bucket provided with proceeds to the Frances Mills-Clements Bursary.
Palliative Care AGM
March 12 The Mid-Valley Palliative Care Services annual general meeting starts at 7:00 p.m. in the Founder’s Room of Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital. (Storm date: March 19)
March 14 The fifth concert in the Tupperville HomeRoutes Music Concert Series is set for Wednesday, March 14 at the Tupperville Hall. The John Wort Hannam concert will begin at 7 p.m. with an intermission at 8:15. Snacks and cash bar available. Tickets are $15 and must be purchased in advance. Contact email@example.com or Chantelle at the Farmers Market on Saturdays in Tupperville. Enjoy meeting our musicians and chatting to them after the show. Listen to John's music at http://www.sonicbids.com/epk/epk.aspx?epk_id=68930
Dance for Fun
March 14 Paradise Active Healthy Living Society invites you to Dance Like No One's Watching every Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at the Community Hall. No partners needed. Drop in for fun, exercise, and practice. Freewill donation to the Hall. Ph: 584-3511
March 15 Free Community Lunch every Wednesday at New Beginnings Center, Greenwood. Lunch served from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. All welcome. Info: Jackie, 847-0336
Paddy’s Day Supper
March 17 A St. Paddy's Day Supper will be held at Emmanuel Church, 37 Gates Ave., Middleton, on Saturday, March 17 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Limited seating. Reservations recommended. Fish cakes, homemade beans, brown bread, dessert, tea and coffee. $12 per person. For info: Sally 825-3087 or Shirley 825-2381.
March 18 Music Night featuring ‘Brent & Madeline Bauchman’ on Sunday, March 18 at Springfield United Baptist Church at 7 p.m. A social time will follow.
March 19 At St. John’s United Church, Main St., Middleton, at 1 p.m. Cost is $5 per person. Snack provided. All Bridge players invited.
March 21 The annual pancake supper of Kingston United church, 733 Main street Kingston, will be held on Wednesday, March 21 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Delicious homemade pancakes with real maple syrup, hash browns, sausage and homemade pies for dessert.
March 21 Author’s Ink, a creative writing group, meets from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Family Life Center of Middleton United Baptist Church. Enter door facing School St.
March 23,24,25 The Annapolis District Drama Group will be presenting the murder mystery And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie in the King's Theatre, Annapolis Royal on Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24 at 8 p.m.; and Sunday, March 25 at 2 p.m. Tickets available at the King's Theatre Box Office (532-7704). A fast-paced and intriguing mix of comedy and drama that will keep you guessing.
March 24 Middleton Fireflies Ticket Auction, Saturday, March 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Middleton Fire Hall. Ticket Draws at 2:05 p.m.
March 24 At the Round Hill Hall from 2 to 4 p.m. Admission is $2, luncheon provided. Proceeds for TOPS #5260.
March 24-25, April 1 Port Royal Legion, Mixed Scotch Doubles Pool Tournament, March 24-25, and April 1. $20 per team. Cash prizes. Register by March 17. Call 532-5196.
March 26 Dessert and Card Party at 12:30 for 1:00 p.m. at Kingston Lions Hall. Play Bridge, 45's, Euchre or other card games. Admission is $5. Held by the Kingston and District Health Auxiliary. Info: Janet at 765-3094; Jean at 765-4253
March 26 Annual general meeting of Family Tree Day Care starts at 6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at NSCC. Middleton.
March 29 The Annapolis Royal Unit of the Cdn. Cancer Society will sell daffodils at $7 per bunch. Anyone wishing to order may call Jane at 532-0782.
April 3 Hampton Brunch Lunch on Tuesday, April 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Featuring Dianna Ackroyd with information on earth-friendly gardening, naturalized habitat, native plants, attracting birds etc to visit and live in your garden, Dianna and the Village of Lawrencetown are the first to be awarded the Canadian Wildlife Federation Backyard Habitat Certification. Please bring along a plate of sandwiches, muffins etc to share. Also a loonie would be welcome to cover the cost of coffee, tea etc. Surprise visitor Taco. Info -- Jo at 665-2424.