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, fax 825-6707, email email@example.com, or drop them off at 87 Commercial Street, Middleton. Deadline is Thursday at 4 p.m. Events are also listed at www.novanewsnow.com
Annapolis Valley Macdonald Museum is open Monday to Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and on Sundays from 1 to 4:30 p.m. until September 30. Permanent exhibits include the Nova Scotia Museum's antique clock and watch collection, a Rusty Nail exhibit, a recreated classroom and general store, a natural history exhibit, and a genealogy library (call for library hours). Temporary exhibits now showing are: "Valley of the Dolls" and "Horsing Around" featuring all things equestrian. Admission charged. Please call ahead to confirm hours as museum relies on volunteers in September. Phone 825-6116 for more information.
Tuesdays Toastmasters meets Tuesdays from 6:15 to 8 p.m. at Air Commodore Birchall Training Centre, Bldg 221, Greenwood. Everyone welcome. For information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or Edie Murray 665-2397.
Submit your pet for the 2013 Cherished Pet Calendar, deadline is August 25th. Mail photo & entry fee of $5 per photo, to CAPS Calendar Photos, P.O. Box 363 Middleton, NS, B0S 1P0. Info: 825-3377; 765-2424; www.caps-annapolis.org
One-on-one computer tutorials at Bridgetown and Lawrencetown Libraries. Do you have a computer question you would like some assistance with, a new program you would like to learn? Or maybe you would like to begin using computers. To book your basic computer session with an instructor, contact the Libraries.
August Yoga by the Sea classes every Tuesday and Thursday, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Port George Community Center. Classes are $10 each (drop in) or $8 if paid in advance. All proceeds to the Diabetes Association. For more information, contact Jennifer Parks-Smith at 242-5013.
Do you have a computer question you would like some assistance with? Or maybe you would like to begin using computers. To book your one-on-one basic computer session with an instructor, call the Kingston Library at 765-3631.
Bridgetown C@P Site at 26 Bay Rd., Bridgetown, provides access to computers, the internet and printing. Hours are Mondays to Fridays, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Childbirth & Depression
October 1 to December 17 The No. 1 complication of childbirth is depression. Family Matters is partnering with Annapolis Valley Health to offer a 10-week facilitated session for women who are experiencing or are at risk of post partum depression. Sessions are held at Family Matters every Monday morning from October 1 to December 17. To register contact Angela Fredericks at 825-4825.
Horsing Around Exhibit
Until October 31 "Horsing Around" exhibit at Annapolis Valley Macdonald Museum, 21 School Street, Middleton. Exhibit features equestrian art as well as information, photos, and artifacts on horses in the Valley. Phone 825-6116 for more information. Exhibit continues until October 31. Admission charged.
Until September 15 Annette Cerchie from Granville Ferry is displaying 30 pieces of rug hooking at ARCAC St. George St., Annapolis Royal. Her personal works include 13 Frank Lloyd Wright stained glass windows and 17 framed hooked pieces on burlap. Reception will be held August 26from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
August 31 Middleton’s free movie series is continuing “Back to the Future”starting at dusk in Centennial Park. Food and beverages available for purchase. (Rain date: following evening.) Info: Recreation Department, 825-6611
September 1 Come to the Western Kings Community Fair in Tremont. Enjoy displays in the Agricultural building, riding and pull competitions, children’s parade and cross cut competitions, plus various games, breakfast, lunch and dinner. Cost: adults $4; children under 12 – free. Check this paper for complete schedule of events.
September 2 At the Port George Rec. Centre, 8 to 10 a.m. Enjoy pancakes, baked beans, scrambled eggs, hash browns, bacon, sausage, fruit salad and muffins. All welcome. Proceeds for upkeep of Hall.
September 3 Celebrate at the Mount Hanley Schoolhouse Museum , 2 to 4 p.m., with a closing day performance by local musicians “Silver and Gold.” Refreshments served. Bring a folding chair.
September 4 Hampton Hall's Brunch lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. We welcome Sharon Elliott from the RCMP with information on identity theft, and keeping your home, valuables, and personal information safe. Joining Sharon is Cpl. Laurie Smith in charge of the street crime enforcement unit with information on how drugs and street crime affect our communities.
September 7 Music, dance, entertainment, petting zoo, sidewalk and indoor sales, etc. in Annapolis Royal. St. George, St. Anthony and Victoria streets. From 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Fun for the entire family. For additional info, call Holly at 532-2070 or visit www.annapolisroyal.com.
Inglisville Fun Day
September 8 Inglisville Fun Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Inglisville Community Hall. Flea market, barbecue, silent auction, cake walk, and little children's games. Jam session starting at 7 p.m.
All Saints Breakfast
September 8 All Saint’s Anglican Church will be serving breakfast, Saturday, Sept. 8 from 8 to 10 a.m. at All Saints’ Anglican Church Hall, Pleasant Street, Kingston. Cost: $ 7. Menu: pancakes, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausages, baked beans, hash browns, toast, juice, tea & coffee. All are welcome.
Queen Anne’s Tea
September 8 Enjoy a Royal Tea with Queen Anne with period food and music and on fine Limoges and Arcadia china. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased by calling 532-0556 or 532-0760 or contacting email@example.com. Only 50 tickets are available. From 2 to 4 p.m. at St Luke's Parish Hall, 340 St George Street, Annapolis Royal.
September 8 Paradise United Baptist Church invites you to their bean, ham, and potato supper with gingerbread for dessert at the Paradise Hall, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on September 8. Adults: $10; children 12 & under: $7; under 5 years: $4.
September 9 Everyone is invited to the Inglisville Baptist Church at 7 p.m., featuring ‘On Eagles Wings.’
Tea At Two
September 9 Tea at Two on Sunday, Sept. 9 at North Hills Museum, 5065 Granville Road, Granville Ferry. Enjoy tea, coffee, lemonade and delicious home baked sweets while listening to live music. Chat with friend, and visit the museum as well. This is a free event. For more info call 532-2168.
September 9 There will be a Hymn Sing on Sunday, Sept. 9 at 7:30 p.m. at the Wilmot Christian Fellowship Centre, corner of Hwy # 1 and Dodge Road. Special guests are Graham Moorehead, Matt Balsor and Friends. Fellowship time to follow. All welcome.
September 11 Introduction to Computers and the Internet at Bridgetown C@P site will cover basic functions and uses, how to safely browse the internet, set up an email account, shop safely online, and how to use Facebook. The course ($50) is eight classes, on Tuesdays and Thursdays for four weeks, 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon. To register, contact the C@P site at 902-312-1117 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
September 13 Ticket Auction at the Nictaux Fire Hall, door open at noon, draws start at 7 p.m. Also 50/50 draw, tickets on quilt and rack, and also on a basket of groceries. Proceeds to the Nictaux Hospital Auxiliary.
Music Night, Auction
September 13 On Thursday, Sept. 13 at 7 p.m. the Forester's Hall in Clementsvale will be holding a music night and auction in support of the Annapolis Community Health Centre. Please help us support this worthwhile cause.
September 13 There will be an executive meeting of Port Royal Legion Br. 21 starting at 7 p.m.
September 14 Kingston and District Health Auxiliary will hold a Coffee Party from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Kingston Fire Hall. Proceeds for Annapolis Valley Health. Please come out and help support your local hospital.
Ciderfest Silent Auction
September 14 to 16 Bridgetown and Area Friends of the Library celebrates Bridgetown Ciderfest Days with its annual silent auction of quality crafts and services in the former Bee and B Fitness Centre building, 29 Queen Street on Friday from 6 to 10 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Raffle tickets ($1) also available for Ann Watson afghan: draw time is Sunday at 4 p.m. at close of auction. Proceeds benefit the Program Room of the Bridgetown and Area Library.
Annapolis Royal Walk
September 14 Hike Nova Scotia and the Valley Trekkers Volkssport Club present a guided walk in Annapolis Royal on September 14 at 6 p.m. Cost is $2 for members; free for new walkers. Participants qualify to win trail prizes. Go to www.hikenovascotia.ca for details.
Old Mill Trail Event
September 15 Hike Nova Scotia and Annapolis County Recreation present a Trail Building Event on the Old Mill Trail, South Farmington on September 15 at 9 a.m. Register at 532-3144, 825-2005 or email@example.com. Participants qualify to win trail prizes. Go to www.hikenovascotia.ca for details.
September 15 A Chinese Auction will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 15 at Annapolis Valley Macdonald Museum, 21 School Street, Middleton. Draws begin at 2 p.m. for this important museum fundraiser. Canteen and washrooms available. Phone 825-6116 to offer donations or obtain information.
September 15 Bridgetown United Church is holding its’ annual Ciderfest yard sale from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. Info: Judy, 665-2322
September 15 This year’s Ciderfest 5K – run jog or walk is a fundraiser for the Bridgetown Library. Cost is $10. Register by sending cheque made out to library to Victor Vidito, Box 5, Bridgetown, NS B0S 1C0 or on race day, 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., at Bridgetown Dev. Center on Bay Rd. Rain or shine, the race starts at 8:30 a.m.
September 15 Annual Golf Tournament for HART at 9:30 a.m. at Berwick Heights. Cost is $80 per person or $300 per team of four which includes a stuffed chicken breast meal. If you don't golf you can still attend the meal and Silent Auction for $20. Pre-registration is required, call Laurie at 341-HART or Anthony at 840-3397. All proceeds go to HART's vet bill.
Afternoon of Music
September 16 An Afternoon of Music featuring ‘Katz Pyjamas’ will be held Sunday, Sept. 16 at Springfield United Baptist Church at 2:30 p.m. A social time will follow.
Funds For Fuel
September 17 Funds for Fuel bridge party at 1 p.m., Monday, Sept. 17 at Annapolis Valley Macdonald Museum, 21 School Street, Middleton. Cost is $4 per person. Light lunch served. All welcome. Come out for a fun afternoon and support the community museum. Call 825-6116 for details.
September 22 Hike Nova Scotia and the Valley Trekkers Volkssport Club present the 14th annual International Volkssport (IVV) event in Greenwood on September 22 at 9 a.m. Cost is $2 for members, free for new walkers. Participants qualify to win trail prizes. Go to www.hikenovascotia.ca for details.
Historical Society Meets
September 25 Annapolis Valley Historical Society meets 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 25 at Annapolis Valley Macdonald Museum, 21 School Street, Middleton. Guest speaker is Marc Deveault who will speak on his work as a trauma simulator and movie special effects artist. No admission charged. All welcome. Phone 825-6116 for more information.
September 26 Authors Ink creative writing group, meets from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m, Wednesday, Sept. 26 at Annapolis Valley Macdonald Museum, 21 School Street, Middleton. All welcome. Cost is $3 admission. Phone 825-6116 for information.
September 29 Sports Heritage Wall of Fame Induction ceremony, 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 29 at Annapolis Valley Macdonald Museum, 21 School Street, Middleton.
September 29 As part of CBC Sports Day in Canada, Fitness Experience at 65 School St. in Middleton invites the community to come and try a new sport or activity available in the area from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Activities include Kettlebell Training, Crossfit, Zumba, Highland Games, Boxing, Turbo Kick, Yoga with Elena and more. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org.