Community and Recreation News

Local Job Fair Nov.21

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NEW GLASGOW – Job seekers will have an opportunity to speak with local employers this week.

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District One Fitness Challenge begins Nov. 24

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District One is at it again. It’s 10th Annual Fitness Challenge will take place Nov. 24, 2019 to Feb. 16, 2020.

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Grant Writing Workshop Nov. 26

Pictou County Grant Information Session

Community groups are the backbone of our municipal units and we realize there are times when they need some financial assistance to help with capital projects and programming.

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Local Holiday Events

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The Christmas spirit is in full swing with craft fairs, Santa visits, musical entertainment and much more. Here is a list we put together of upcoming events.

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From Black Point to Boston: Official Tree for Boston cutting ceremony held Wednesday

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Black Point, Pictou County – A 60 ft, the 45-year-old white spruce tree is down and will soon be making its way to Boston.

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Halloween Fun in Lyons Brook

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The Lyons Brook Women's Institute hosted a Halloween themed Lunch and Learn Wednesday, Oct. 30 in the Lyons Brook Hall. It was a luncheon with Halloween treats and some tricks.

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Free Flu Shots Now Available

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Many Pictou County pharmacies offer flu shots, and there are few clinics taking place as well:

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Province Names Brook in Honour of Billy Boudreau

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The province has proclaimed today, Oct. 23, as HMCS Kootenay Day in remembrance of the worst peacetime accident in the history of the Royal Canadian Navy.

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Chamber Awards Celebrate Local Business Accomplishments

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The Pictou County Chamber of Commerce held its Annual Business Achievement Awards Oct. 17 at the deCoste Performing Arts Centre.

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Pop Up Vote held at River John LIbrary

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Samantha Allan, a branch assistant at the River John Library, is ready to help you (Oct. 16) learn about voting for the upcoming federal election.

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