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Shoreline Community Events 2024 


Sponsored by Hollis Ford, Robie Street at Juniper Street, Truro, NS


Regular Weekly Events


Special Events

May 26: International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers event at Veterans Memorial Park, Bass River. Total details have not been completed. 2 SOS soldiers to be recognized; 2 new trees to be dedicated, plus a tree for Peace. Music, Pipes and Drums. If interested in volunteering, please contact Carol at: vmp.br.ns@gmail.com

Nov 11: Veterans Memorial Park committee is already planning for 2024 – Remembrance Day Service. If interested in volunteering, please contact Carol at: vmp.br.ns@gmail.com


Regular Events

Monday’s: Maggie’s Place Family Resource Centre offers a FREE Playgroup, 10:00-11:30am from September to June; Great Village at the Faith Baptist Church Hall. Playgroups are a fun, FREE play and social time for parents/caregivers and their children from birth to school age to enjoy together. Each session consists of free play and art time, a healthy, peanut-free snack (provided by us) and ends with circle time – songs and stories and active fun. All families are welcome to join us. Please contact us to register due to COVID protocols. For more information, contact us @ 902-895-0200 or check out our website www.maggiesplace.ca or look for us on Facebook Maggie’s Place-Colchester.

Mondays: Cards at the Diligent River Community Hall, every Monday at 7pm.

Mondays: Gym at Wentworth Recreation Centre, 9-4:30. More information for patrons on ojuek website.

Mondays: Shuffleboard at Economy Recreation Centre at 7:00 pm.

Mondays: Parrsboro Citizens Band Rehearsal, 7 pm. Interested in joining contact Rob Bentley.Rehearsals at the hall

Mondays: Wentworth Recreation Centre, Wentworth, Cards on Monday’s 7-9pm

Mondays: Jazz Workshop at the Hall, Parrsboro, 7 pm

Mondays: Pickleball, 10 am – noon, Wentworth Rec Centre. Groups or Individuals call Debbie Lynds at 902-899-5568 to reserve a time slot for your group.

Tuesdays: Walk n Talk, Wentworth Rec Centre, 1-2pm

Tuesdays: Exercises at the FPW Fire Hall, Port Greville, every Tuesday at 10 am.

Tuesdays: The King Street Strummers meet at 7:30pm. (For info contact Rob Bentley).

Tuesdays: Play Parrsboro Lions Club Bingo every Tuesday at 6 PM on cable 5 and now on the internet at: www.parrsborolionsbingo.ca

Tuesday’s: Maggie’s Place Bible Hill Playgroup, A FREE & FUN social and playtime for parents/caregivers and children ages 0-6, H.Douglas Boyce Village Hall (Fire Hall), 10:00-11:30. Ph: 902-895-0200 or email colchester@maggiesplace.ca

Tuesdays: At the Wentworth Recreation Centre, yoga is back from 3pm to 4:15pm.

Tuesdays: Pickleball (women only) 6-8pm, Wentworth Rec Centre. Call 902-899-5568 to reserve a time slot for your group.

Tuesdays: Bass River Fire Brigade Toonie Draw 7pm at the Bass River Fire Hall. Tickets available along the shore. Visit: Facebook page: Bass River Fire Brigade Toonie Draw

Tuesdays: Gospel Coffee House, First Tuesday of each month, Belmont Baptist Church, 1:30 PM. Bring an instrument \or just listen. Contact Karen Turner 662-2699

Wednesday’s: Maggie’s Place Family Resource Centre offers a FREE Playgroup, 10:00-11:30am from September to June; Great Village at the Debert at the Debert Fellowship Centre. Playgroups are a fun, FREE play and social time for parents/caregivers and their children from birth to school age to enjoy together. Each session consists of free play and art time, a healthy, peanut-free snack (provided by us) and ends with circle time – songs and stories and active fun. All families are welcome to join us. Please contact us to register due to COVID protocols. For more information, contact us @ 902-895-0200 or check out our website www.maggiesplace.ca or look for us on Facebook Maggie’s Place-Colchester.

Wednesdays: Debert Legion 7:30 pm Crib, bring a partner, new teams welcome

Wednesdays: Mens Choir Sectional rehearsals at the Hall, Parrsboro, 10 am

Wednesday’s: Maggie’s Place Stewiacke Playgroup, A FREE & FUN social and playtime for parents/caregivers and children ages 0-6, Stewiacke Community Centre (Fire Hall), 10:00-11:30. Ph: 902-895-0200 or email colchester@maggiesplace.ca

Wednesdays: Cards at Senior’s Centre, Five Islands, 7:30pm.

Wednesdays: Yoga with Margaret Davidson 6:30 pm at Lower Onslow Community Centre.

Wednesdays: Mid-Week Morning Beginner Yoga, 9:30-10:30am. Classes are downstairs at Cobequid United Church Hall, Masstown $10/class ($80 for a 10 class pass). Call Tanya at 902-814-2194

Wednesday’s: Maggie’s Place Truro Playgroup, A FREE & FUN social and playtime for parents/caregivers and children ages 0-6, Maggie’s Place, 1027 Prince St, 10:00-11:30. Ph: 902-895-0200 or email colchester@maggiesplace.ca

Wednesdays: 1st & 3rd Wednesday beginning at 7:30 movies at the Hall, Parrsboro.

Wednesdays: Pickleball, 10 am – noon, Wentworth Rec Centre. Groups or Individuals call Debbie Lynds at 902-899-5568 to reserve a time slot for your group.

Thursdays: Attention Seniors  - 10 AM till noon come to Rawdon Gold Mines Community Hall: Play cards, Rummy cub etc or just socialize followed by light lunch.  Everyone welcome. Contact Shirley Nichols 902-632-2524 for updates.

Thursdays: Walk n Talk: Wentworth Recreation Centre, Wentworth, 1:00-2:00.

Thursday’s: Maggie’s Place Family Resource Centre offers a FREE Playgroup, 10:00-11:30am from September to June; Great Village at the Tatamagouche at the Tatamagouche Fire Hall. Playgroups are a fun, FREE play and social time for parents/caregivers and their children from birth to school age to enjoy together. Each session consists of free play and art time, a healthy, peanut-free snack (provided by us) and ends with circle time – songs and stories and active fun. All families are welcome to join us. Please contact us to register due to COVID protocols. For more information, contact us @ 902-895-0200 or check out our website www.maggiesplace.ca or look for us on Facebook Maggie’s Place-Colchester.

Thursdays: Grandparent’s Rights for Nova Scotia meets the 3rd Thursday of each month from 2-4 pm at Sobey’s Community Room, Robie Street, Truro.

Thursdays: Bingo, Recreation Centre, Economy starting at 7:00 pm. Early Bird game at 6:45.

Thursdays: Canasta from 1 – 3 pm at the Historeum, 29 Young Street, Truro. Both experienced and new learners are welcome.

Thursdays: Bingo, Wentworth Recreation Centre at 7pm with great prizes to be won. Open Canteen. Please see the website for additional details: www.wentworthrecctr.com

Thursday’s: Maggie’s Place Hilden Playgroup, A FREE & FUN social and playtime for parents/caregivers and children ages 0-6, Hilden Fire Hall, 10:00-11:30. Ph: 902-895-0200 or email colchester@maggiesplace.ca

Thursdays: Open Mic, Lower Onslow Community Centre. Doors open at 5:30, music starts at 6:30. 50/50, tea/coffee on the house, everyone welcome.

Thursdays: Gym classes at Economy Recreation Center - evenings 7 to 8

Thursdays: Bingo at Wentworth Recreation Centre returning to Thursday nights at 7 pm as of May 4th.

Thursdays: Parrsboro Citizens’ Choir Rehearsal, 7 pm. Interested in joining contact David Towns

Fridays: Gym classes at Economy Recreation Center mornings from 9 to 10 and evenings 7 to 8.

Fridays: Debert Legion Darts, 7:30 pm each Friday. New players welcome

Fridays: Bingo at Five Islands Fire Brigade Hall, 7 p.m.

Fridays: Evening with the Brushes at Wentworth Learning Centre, 6:30 pm. Cost $40.

Fridays: Open Mic will commence of September 16, then starting in October will be held on a two week cycle.

Fridays: Gym at Wentworth Recreation Centre, 9-4:30. More information for patrons on ojuek website.

Saturdays: Pickleball, 10 am – noon, Wentworth Rec Centre. Call Debbie Lynds at 902-899-5568 to reserve a time slot for your group.

Saturdays: Saturday’s 7 PM – 10 PM Come & play 45’s followed by nice lunch at Rawdon Gold Mines Community Hall. Contact Shirley Nichols: 902-632-2524) for any updates

Saturdays: Walk ‘n Talk, Wentworth Rec Centre,1:30-2:30.

Sundays: At the Wentworth Recreation Centre, yoga is back from 3pm to 4:15pm Yoga: Sun/Tues 3-4:15pm

Sundays: Bingo at Wentworth Recreation Cemtre, 1 pm returning to Thursday nights at 7 pm as of May 4th.

Sundays: Erskine Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church in Glenholme is meeting each Sunday at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM. Contact: Rev. John Shearouse - 902-876-1817. www.erskinearp.ca


Maurice Rees, Publisher
The Shoreline Journal
Box 41, Bass River, NS B0M 1B0
PH: 902-647-2968; Cell: 902-890-9850
E-mail: maurice@theshorelinejournal.com