DEBBIE'S WEEKLY EVENT LISTING
Sundays, November, 10, 17 & 24
GOLD MINES TOURS every Sunday in November from 1:30 to 3:30 pm. Two hour, guided, walking tour of the west side of the Gold River Gold Mines, part of the Nova Scotia Gold Rush of the 1860s. Adults $10 and Children (under 12 years) $5 and Children under 6 years are free. All proceeds for a new roof on the Chester Train Station. Reservations only by calling 275-3718. Chester Municipal Heritage Society in association with Doris's Diner.
Wednesday, November 6
MONTHLY BRUNCH hosted by the Chester Area Christian Women's Club at the Western Shore & Area Improvement Association Hall, 6485 Hwy # 3 (lower entrance ) starting 9:30 am. For reservations call Donna 275-5887.
REMEMBRANCE AFTERNOON - come to the Trellis Café from 2:00 to 4:00 pm for tea, music featuring Carol Webb and Friends and sharing stories. No charge - A St. Luke's & St. Mark's Outreach Event. Everyone is welcome.
Saturday, November 9
BREAKFAST at the Chester Legion from 7:30 to 10:30 am. Enjoy eggs (any way you like them), French toast, hash browns, beans, bacon, sausage, toast, coffee/tea and juice.
CRIB TOURNAMENT at the Little Red School, Canaan starting 11:00 am. Cost $20 per team. Cash prizes.
ROAST BEEF SUPPER sponsored by the Masonic Clark Lodge No. 61 on Queen Street, Chester from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Enjoy roast beef, mashed potatoes, vegetables, dessert and tea/coffee for $12.
CHESTER PLAYHOUSE PRESENTS....Jake's Gift. The Play encapsulates Jakes story, a World War II veteran who is reluctant to return to Normandy for the 60th anniversary of D-Day. This will take place at the Playhouse starting 7:30 pm. For more info/tickets call the Playhouse 275-3933.
Sunday, November 10
HOLIDAY ARTS & CRAFT FAIR at the District #1 Community Centre, Blandford (30 Firehall Road) from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Offering unique hand-crafted work for holiday and year round gift giving. Door prize and hourly draws, canteen and lunch plate. Admission: Adults $1 and Children under 12 are free.
AN AFTERNOON OF MUSIC at the Hubbards Area Lions Club starting 1:30 pm. Featuring: MC Chuckwagon Show Host Gene Rogers. Music by: Blain Harris & Eugene Rafuse, Southwind, Kitchen Country, Charlie Purcell, Cye Brown & Eugene Rafuse. Canteen, 50/50 draw available. A Lion's Fundraiser for Community Projects.
Monday, November 11
SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE at the Chester Basin Legion starting 10:45 am, luncheon and entertainment to follow.Read more
New Ross Christmas Festival 2013
New Ross brings a country-Christmas feeling to a family weekend. Community carolers, u-pick Christmas trees, craft fairs, tree-lighting ceremony, parade of lights, musical puppet show, LED light exchange, community meals, Little Foot yurt display, homemade ice cream, wreath making, concerts and more.
Start your visit at the welcome post at Ross farm Museum for festival details.
View wares from over 30 artisans and crafters. Craft fair cafe open with light lunch available. Shop, sit and savour the sounds!
Check out the 2013 New Ross Christmas Festival brochure by clicking HERE.
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