Updated on February 24
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.
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.
Free one-on-one computer tutorials every Friday until the end of March at the Bridgetown Library. The topic is up to you, maybe downloading e-Books or audio books. Call during open hours at (902) 665-2758.
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.
The Annapolis Royal School Band is taking orders for spring citrus (oranges, grapefruit, tangelos). Please contact a band member or call 532-5409 to place your order before Feb 28th. Thank you for your continued support.
Free one-on-one computer tutorials available until the end of March at the Annapolis Royal library. The topic is up to you, maybe downloading eBooks or audiobooks. Call during open hours: 532-2226.
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
Single Parent Support
Wednesdays "Just Me and the Kids", a Single Parent Family Support program meets from 6 to 8 p.m. at Emmanuel Church. Includes a meal, friendship, and small-group support. Call 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.
Until March 5 For children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, presented by Annapolis Valley Chapter of Autism N.S. Facilitated by Brenda Johnson of Sound Connections. Takes place at Kingston Elementary School every Tuesday. Group 1 for ages 4 to 11 meet 4 to 5 p.m. Group 2 for ages 12 to 21 meet 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The cost is free. Support will be provided for your child. To register, contact Brenda at 692-1662 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
February 27 Yoga Class for students with Autism (ages 12 and over) offered by Annapolis Valley Chapter of Autism N.S. at New Beginnings Centre in Greenwood, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Space for 8 students. Cost is $3 per class. Instructor is Deb Arsenault. To register, contact Kym Hume at 825-0559.
February 27 The monthly meeting of the board of Companion Animal Protection Society of Annapolis County will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 27 at 7 p.m. at the Municipal Building in Lawrencetown. All CAPS' members and friends are invited. In case of inclement weather, please call 825-CAPS for updates.
February 28 A corned beef dinner with all the fixings, including dessert, will be held on Thursday, Feb. 28 from 4:30 to 6:15 p.m. at the Middleton Fire Hall. Adults $15; children under 12 $8. Sponsored by St. Joseph's Guild, Parish of Wilmot.
February 28 General meeting of the Royal Canadian Legion, Port Royal Branch #21starts at 7 p.m.
World Day of Prayer
March 1 World Day of Prayer service to be held in St. Luke's Church, Annapolis Royal on Friday, March 1 at 2 p.m. This is an Ecumenical Service prepared by the women of France. Guest speaker: Pat Dill. Free will offering. Please wear a bright colourful scarf if you have one. All welcome.
March 1 Lenten fish chowder at St. James Anglican Church Hall in Bridgetown, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., $8 per meal. Takes outs available (delivery /pickup). Contacts: Church Hall on Friday morning at 665-4734; Peg, 665-2480; Hilda 665-4627. (Also on: March 8, 15 & 22)
March 1 The West Kings Twirlers are holding a ticket auction with proceeds to the Autism Relay. Held at Melvern Square Hall. Ticket auction from 6:30 to 8 p.m. At 8 p.m. the Twirlers will perform some square dances and draw for auction items in between.
March 2 At the Middleton Curling Club, 6 King St., Middleton, 8 to 10:30 a.m., for a free will offering. Enjoy bacon, sausage, scrambled eggs, baked beans, pancakes, and toast. All proceeds to the Club.
March 2 Annapolis Royal Winter Farmerâ€™s Market, 9 a.m. to 12 noon at Historic Gardens, Annapolis Royal. Your source for local food products and more. Free admission. Call 532-7018.
March 2 Middleton IP Tim Bit Jamboree at the Middleton Arena on March 2, with 12 teams of 4 & 5 year olds. Games start from 8:15 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. Sponsored by local Tim Hortons and the continued support of Debbie and Fred Faulkner.
March 2 Middleton Fireflies Ticket Auction Saturday, March 2 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Middleton Fire Hall. There will be lots of great items and gift certificates from local businesses and individuals as well as special draws for a giant gift basket, a locally handcrafted wooden shelf, a yummy home-made cake just in time for Easter, and a 50/50 draw. Canteen services will be available, so why not plan to join us for a few hours to help raise funds for the new Community Centre/Fire Hall?
St. Patrickâ€™s Dance
March 2 Valley Pride is hosting a "St Patrick's Day" Dance on March 2 at 8921 Highway 10 Nictaux at the Middleton Lions Club from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Admission is $5 at the door. This is a gay/lesbian and all genders event and for those who are friendly and want to come out and support and have a few hours of fun. For information contact David at 1-902-825-3197 or follow us on facebook -- Valley Pride or email us at email@example.com
March 2 & 4 With Dr. Nav Mangat at Bear River Area Community Health Clinic, 1112 River Rd. Schedule: Mar. 2, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Mar. 4, 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Everybody welcome, no appointment necessary. Bring valid health card. Info: 467-3611
March 3 At the Nictaux Baptist Church at 3 p.m. for the present church building in preparation for moving across the street to the new church home. Reception and photo display to follow at Nictaux Fire Hall. All welcome.
March 3 Due to a February cancellation, the Winter Farmers & Traders Market at Bridgetown Legion, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., will be held on Sunday, March 3 this week only. Grab some lunch at the Market Cafe. Free admission. Call: 312-1235
March 3 Come to Margaretsville Fire Hall to enjoy performances by Paul Marshall and Best Intentions, Just for Fun, True Friends, and Matt Lunn & Friends, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Free will donation with proceeds to Heart and Stroke Foundation (tax receipts available). (Re-scheduled from Feb. 10 due to storm.) Info: Paula Robicheau, 825-3661. From Feb 10
March 4 Wilmot and Area Neighborhood Watch meet at 7 p.m. in the Christian Fellowship Centre, Wilmot. All interested parties are invited.
March 4 Hike Nova Scotia and County of Annapolis Recreation Services present a guided snowshoe hike at Tupperville Falls in Tupperville on March 4 at 1:30 p.m. Pre-registration is required at 532-3144/825-2005 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Participants qualify to win trail prizes. Go to www.hikenovascotia.ca for details.
March 4 Come play Bridge at St. Johnâ€™s United Church, Main St., Middleton, starting at 1 p.m.
Library Writing Group
March 5 Library Writing Group Tuesday, March 5 at 2 p.m. at the Bridgetown and Area Library. Share your work and receive feedback from other writers. The Library Writing Group meets the first Tuesday of every month. (Adults)
March 5 The general monthly meeting of the Kingston and District Health Auxiliary starts at 1 p.m. at the Kingston Fire Hall. All are welcome to come and help support our hospital. New members are welcome.
March 6 The second section of the course "Discovering Your Spiritual Gifts" will begin Wednesday, March 6 at 7 p.m. The course is sponsored by Foundations Bible School - a division of New Beginnings Christian Ministries, 1151 Bridge St. Greenwood.
Food & Music
March 7 At the Wilmot Community Center, 13972 Highway 1. Free will offering pot luck from 6 to 7 p.m. Bring you favourite casserole or dessert to share. Followed by jam session and snack for $2 from 7 to 10 p.m.
March 8 Lenten fish chowder at St. James Anglican Church Hall in Bridgetown, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., $8 per meal. Takes outs available (delivery /pickup). Contacts: Church Hall on Fri. a.m. at 665-4734; Peg, 665-2480; Hilda 665-4627. (Also on: Mar. 15 & 22)
March 9 Winter Farmers & Traders Market at Bridgetown Legion, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Grab some lunch at the Market Cafe. Free admission. Call: 312-1235
March 9 Annapolis Royal Winter Farmerâ€™s Market, 9 a.m. to 12 noon at Historic Gardens, Annapolis Royal. Your source for local food products and more. Free admission. Call 532-7018.
Learn to Drum
March 11 Learn to Drum on Monday, March 11 from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Bridgetown and Area Library. Learn to play West African drums with Kadijah. We'll supply the drums. Beginners welcome. (Ages 11 - 18)
Palliative Care AGM
March 11 Mid-Valley Palliative Care Servicesâ€™ annual general meeting starts at 7 p.m. in the Founders room at Soldiersâ€™ Memorial Hospital in Middleton. (storm date: March 18)
March 12 Skip-Bo on Tuesday, March 12 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Bridgetown and Area Library. Join us the second Tuesday of each month for Skip-Bo, an entertaining card game. (Adults)
Benefit Breakfast & Auction
March 16 Benefit for four-year-old William McGill at Middleton Lions Hall in Nictaux, held by Lawrencetown & District Lions. Pancake breakfast 8 to 11 a.m. for a free will offering. Ticket auction, 8 a.m to 2 p.m. with draws starting at 2 p.m. William is undergoing treatments for leukemia.
March 16 Winter Farmers & Traders Market at Bridgetown Legion, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Grab some lunch at the Market Cafe. Free admission. Call: 312-1235
March 18 Come play Bridge at St. Johnâ€™s United Church, Main St., Middleton, starting at 1 p.m.
Knit at the Library
March 19 Knit at the Library at 2 p.m. at the Bridgetown and Area Library. Come to the library and share the pleasure of needles and yarn with others who enjoy knitting. The library knitting group meets on the third Tuesday of every month. (Adults)
Pot Luck Supper
March 23 There will be a Pot Luck Supper on Saturday, March 23 at 5 p.m. at Foresterâ€™s Hall, Clementsvale. Cost is $4 per person and children under 12 are free. Bring your favorite dish and come and enjoy a meal with your neighbours.