The Schools Show runs until February 10 at ARTsPLACE Gallery, 396 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal. Times are 2 to 4 p.m.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or drop them off at 87 Commercial Street, Middleton. Deadline is Thursday at 4 p.m. Events are also listed at www.novanewsnow.com
The towns of Middleton, Bridgetown and Annapolis Royal are interested in building outdoor rinks for our residents. However, in order to make this happen we will need the help of some dedicated volunteers to both build and maintain each of them. If you are interested in helping out either by donating your time or donating some of the materials that are needed, please call 824-1069.
January & February Free skating every Sunday from 1:45 to 2:45 p.m. at Middleton Arena for ages 18 and under, ($4 for adults). Info: Brooke @ 824-1069
Skate Park Meetings
Want a Skate Park in Middleton? Come out to the committee meetings the 1st and 3rd Monday of every month at 6 p.m. in the MRHS library. And bring everyone you know. Info: Brooke @ 824-1069
Until March 8 Free family fun nights are back. Every Friday, 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Trojan Sport Centre, Bridgetown. Info: Brooke @ 824-1069
Call for Board Members
Family Tree Children’s Centre in Middleton requires talented and conscientious volunteers to its’ Board to lead and strengthen our programs for children ages 18 months to five years and their families. Board members meet one evening a month. For more information, call Rhonda Freeman at 363-3030 or Loretta Connell at 825-5490.
Single Parent Support
Wednesdays "Just Me & the Kids," a group supporting single parent families in our region, will start up again at Emmanuel Church in Middleton. Please contact Deb at 825-6909 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: email@example.com or Edie Murray 665-2397.
Wednesdays Come out to Brickton Jam Sessions every Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. Great Country & Bluegrass music. Come to play, sing, or listen. Refreshments at intermission. All for only $ 2 each.
At the Middleton and District Arena on Fridays, 7 to 8 p.m. and Sundays, 1:45 to 2:45 p.m. Adult Skate is on Wednesdays, 10 to 11 a.m.. Call 825-3583 to confirm. Cost: Youth $2; Adult $4; Family $10.
Bridgetown Curling Club requires experienced curlers or those who would like to learn. For curling on Mon. or Wed. night: Doug, 532-2140; for Fri. night: Connie, 665-2795 or Brenda, 665-2935; for Seniors (50+), Tues. and Thurs. afternoons: Peter, 665-4522; for Juniors on Sun. or Learn to Curl on Tues.: Monica: firstname.lastname@example.org; evenings at 665-4181. Info: bridgetowncurlingclub.com
After School LEGO
Thursdays at 3:30 p.m., Bridgetown and Area Library. What better way to spend after school than building LEGO at the library! Build with ours. Do not bring your own LEGO.
Family Board Game Night
Tuesdays Starting at 6:30 p.m. Bridgetown and Area Library. Enjoy some old-fashioned family fun at the Bridgetown Library. Bring your own board games or try some of ours. Ages 10+
Health Literacy Course
Until March 31 Learning for Life Health Literacy. Contact D.A.L.A., 245-7540.
Until March 8 Free family fun night at ARRA gym in Annapolis Royal very Friday, 6 to 8 p.m. Info: Brooke @ 824-1069.
January 23 There is a Community Lunch this Wednesday, Jan. 23 at New Beginnings Center, 1151 Bridge St., in Greenwood. The time is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The lunch is free will and everyone is welcome.
January 24 Enjoy a meatloaf dinner at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 45 Main St., Middleton. Two sittings: 4:30 and 5:30 p.m. Cost is $10 regular, $8 for students and $5 for children under 10 years. For advance tickets, phone 825-3337. (Storm date: Jan. 25)
January 26 Cribbage Tournament at Middleton Legion Branch #1, registration at 12 noon, play starts at 1 p.m. All entrance monies returned in prizes. Canteen available. Members and guests welcome. Must be 19 years of age. Info: 825-4751.
January 26 Enjoy a stuffed pork loin supper with light entertainment at the Clementsport Legion at 5:30 p.m., $15 per person. Info: 638-3303 or www.rclclementsport.com
Outdoor Series #3
January 26 Free session, Track My Trail, teaches children everything about animals: where they go; the tracks they leave. Three locations: Riverside Park, Middleton: 11:00 to 2:00 / Valleyview Park, Bridgetown: 1:00 to 2:00 /Marsh Trail, Annapolis Royal: 3:00 to 4:00. Rain or shine. Info: Brooke, 824-1069
January 27 There will be a Praise Service at 7 p.m. at the Kingston Baptist Church, Main St, Kingston, with musical guests "Sonlight." Free-will offering, and all proceeds raised will be donated to the Multi Addiction Center in North Kingston. Following the service, there will be a fellowship time with refreshments. All are welcome.
January 27 Gospel Music at 7 p.m. in the Pentecostal Full Gospel Tanbernacle in Lequille with Graham Moorehead, Matt Lunn and Brian Hazlett. Free will offering towards Missions for leprosy. Refreshments to follow. Info: 532-1967
Winter Series #1
January 27 This month’s free seminar, for ages 55 and up, features a walking photography seminar through Historic Gardens, Annapolis Royal, at 2 p.m. Bring your camera. Complimentary refreshments follow at Town Hall. Info: Brooke @ 824-1069.
January 29 Middleton and Area Fireflies will be holding a Soup Luncheon at the Middleton Fire Hall on Tuesday, Jan. 29 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Choice of lobster chowder ($8), corn chowder ($7), or turkey vegetable soup ($7), and a selection from an assortment of cakes , and tea & coffee. For local deliveries, call 825-3062 by Jan.28.
January 29 Scrabble on Tuesday, Jan. 29 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Bridgetown and Area Library. Scrabble enthusiasts are invited to drop in for a lively game of Scrabble the last Tuesday of each month. (Adults)
January 30 Sampler Morning at Arts Place (at the lights) in Annapolis Royal. Grab a friend and head to Arts Place between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. Try your hand at rug hooking, quilting, pen & ink, pastels, creative embroidery, painting on silk, needle felting, knitting or collage. Meet local artisans and artists who have volunteered to help people try out these activities. Free admission, refreshments provided.
January 30 The monthly meeting of the board of directors of Companion Animal Protection Society of Annapolis County will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 30 at 7 p.m. at the Municipal Building in Lawrencetown. All CAPS members and friends are invited to attend. In case of inclement weather, please call 825-CAPS for updates.
February 2 Valley Pride will host a Valentine's Sweetheart Dance on February 2 from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Middleton Lions Club, 8921 Hwy 10 Nictaux. Admission is $5 at the door with cash bar and an All Request DJ. For information contact David Acker at 902-825-3197 or email@example.com or follow us on facebook and look for Valley Pride. Come out and Celebrate Valentines Evening with Valley Pride.
February 3 N.S. Choral Federation’s auditions for the N.S. Youth Choir, for ages 16 to 25, held in Wolfville today. For more details and to register: www.nscf.ns.ca; 1-888-672-3969 (toll free) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Introduction to Computers
February 3 The Bridgetown Computer Access CAP Site is gearing up to hold Introduction to Computers and Internet classes starting February 4. Participants need to register no later than February 3. The class is a basic introduction to computers, email, and computer maintenance and, if time permits Facebook and Skype. Cost is $50 per person for eight classes spanning a four-week period. To register please call (902) 312-1117 or email email@example.com. Classes will take place in Bridgetown at 26 Bay Road, Room 110.
February 4 Come play Bridge at St. John’s United Church, Main St., Middleton, starting at 1 p.m.
February 4 All interested people are welcomed to attend the Wilmot Neighborhood Watch meeting starting at 7 p.m. in the Wilmot Christen Fellowship Centre.
February 4 An eight-week introductory session of Scottish Country Dance classes at Wilmot Community Centre from 7 to 9 p.m. Classes are open to all. This is a social dance style so no partner or previous experience is required. Cost is $5 per session or $30 for all eight classes.
Library Writing Group
February 5 Library Writing Group Tuesday, Feb. 5 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Bridgetown and Area Library. Are you looking for a group where you can share your work and receive supportive feedback? The library writing group meets the first Tuesday of every month. (Adults)
February 6 Wednesday night is Sampler Night at Arts Place: If you have ever wanted to try your hand at rug hooking, quilting, pen & ink, pastels, jewellery making, spinning, creative embroidery, needle felting or collage, then drop into the Arts Council building (near the lights) at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 6. Meet local artisans and artists who have volunteered to help people try out these activities. Free admission, refreshments provided.
February 9 Coffee House at Arts Place to raise funds for the construction of a Wheelchair Ramp. Come out for a great evening of music by three very talented acts: Les Smith, The Misty Mountain Misfits, and The Granville Ferals. From 7 to 9:30 p.m. Free will offering, refreshments provided.
February 9 Rhythm Rogues play at the Clementsport Legion, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Cost is $8 per person. Info: 638-3303 or www.rclclementsport.com
Ice Cream Social
February 16 Annaul Ice Cream Social will be held Saturday, Feb. 16 at Springfield United Baptist Church at 7 p.m. There will be games and homemade ice cream.
February 18 Come play Bridge at St. John’s United Church, Main St., Middleton, starting at 1 p.m.
February 22 There will be a Spaghetti Supper at St Luke's Anglican Church , Annapolis Royal on Friday, Feb. 22. Two sittings: 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Famous Ice Cream Sundae Dessert Buffet. Meat sauce and vegetarian sauce available. Cost: $10 for adults, $5 for children under 12. Wine,both red and white will be available by the glass for $4. Limited seating at both sittings so make sure you have your tickets. They will be available by calling Sue Hawkins at 532-0342. All monies raised will go towards the restoration of the Steeple.
March 4 Come play Bridge at St. John’s United Church, Main St., Middleton, starting at 1 p.m.
March 18 Come play Bridge at St. John’s United Church, Main St., Middleton, starting at 1 p.m.