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  • Sobeys Dietitian Class: African Heritage Taste & Learn

    Fri, Feb. 21, 2020 12:00pm — 1:00pm

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    Celebrate African Heritage Month with us and explore the tastes and flavours of the African Diet Pyramid! To register for this class, contact Teresa, the dietitian, at (902)-755-3645 or teresa.flynn@sobeys.com
  • Coldest Night of Year Walk

    Sat, Feb. 22, 2020 5:00pm — 8:00pm

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    CNOY is when our community shows their support to end Youth Homelessness by collecting pledges and walking with us. CNOY 2020 will be held on Feb 22, 2020.
  • Coldest Night of the Year

    Sat, Feb. 22, 2020 5:00pm — 8:00pm

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    Location Christian Fellowship Church. CNOY is when our community shows their support to end Youth Homelessness by collecting pledges and walking with us. CNOY 2020 will be held on Feb 22, 2020.
  • YMCA MEGAthon

    Sat, Feb. 29, 2020 8:30am — 12:30pm

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    One Day. HUGE IMPACT.
    Fitness fun, challenges and great prizes.
    Join us to participate in team fundraising and fitness competitions.
    Prizes will be awarded to the top team and individual fundraisers, as well as throughout the event.
    Funds go towards the Strong Community Campaign supporting the financial assistance program.
    Activities:
    Activities will consist of: cycle fit, group fitness classes, boot camps, circuits, and team challenges.
    Your team will sign up with an open minded to participate in the various activities. These activities will be a surprise to your team until the day of the event. You will participate in activities as a team. All activities are set-up for a team of five.
    How to register:
    Step 1: Find four friends to create a team of 5 people with a goal of raising $750.00
    Step 2: Register your team at the link found on the YMCA Website. Only the team captain is required to register. (Not able to register your team online? Stop by the YMCA and register in-person at Membership Services). As the team Captain, you will be contacted with further information about how and where to pick up your team’s pledge forms and other important information.

    To learn more about the event and to register, please visit - http://pcymca.ca/support-the-ymca/megathon/

    More about where the funds go..
    The YMCA of Pictou County is a charity that has been serving kids, youth, families and seniors in our community for more than 50 years. At the YMCA, we believe that everyone (especially kids) should have the chance to be active, healthy and have the same opportunities.

    YMCA financial assistance provides access to activities such as: day camp, swimming lessons, after school programming, karate and so much more.
    Last year, the YMCA of Pictou County provided more than $260, 000 in financially assisted programs and services to people in Pictou County. Currently, 1 in 5 of our members and participants rely on this financial subsidy to take part in our programs and services.
  • First Aid Training

    Sat, Feb. 29, 2020 9:00am — 4:30pm

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    Merigomish Schoolhouse - Three-year certificate AED/CPR level "C" training
    Date to be determined when enough people sign-up.
    Feb. 29th is NOT scheduled, a date was required to keep this event active.
    $95 no tax
    Qualified training for any workptlace or volunteer event.
    No maximum limit, but needs a minimum of 10 registrants. Message this page or contact Trudi (902)926 2634 piedmontvalleyfarms@gmail to learn more.
  • Silent Auction and LIve Entertainment

    Sat, Feb. 29, 2020 6:00pm

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    A Fundraiser for the Pictou County Volunteer Ground Search & Rescue will be held on Feb.29th starting at 6 pm. This event is for an Awesome cause & we hope everyone can make it out to support them :) There will be 50/50 draws, a silent-auction & an incredible line-up of Live entertainment!!! (not in this order) Scott Hill & the Eldorado Band, Billy Bell Band, Fully Completely Hip, Mike & The MacPhersons & Double Jim & Tonic :O This event is for 19yrs/older Gov't ID upon request. There will be a $10 minimum donation at the door (y)
  • Dining Among the Stacks is back!

    Sun, Mar. 8, 2020

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    Sunday March 8, at the New Glasgow Library.
    Tickets are available for purchase, now at each of our Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library locations!
    ... last year, the tickets sold out early! for more details, please contact Jean at Library Headquarters, (902) 755-6031.
  • The Age of Love Film Documentary & Speedy Meet & Greet Social

    Sun, Mar. 15, 2020 2:00pm — 4:30pm

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    For many who would love to attend a performance, but feel they have no one to go with, the deCoste has created an event to give seniors (or other interested individuals) an opportunity to meet new people through a “Social Butterfly speedy meet & greet” following the viewing of the popular documentary film by Steven Loring titled “The Age of Love” promoting companionship for all ages, but seniors in particular. A super fun social event! Dessert & beverages will be served. You’re encouraged to come by yourself!
    Tickets are $5
    Please contact the deCoste Box Office at
    902-485-8848 ext 1| Toll free at
    1-800-353-5338 | In person at 99 Water Street,
    Pictou | Online at decostecentre.ca/tickets
  • Night of Music

    Sun, May. 3, 2020 7:00pm

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    Abercrombie Community Centre - Music provided by local talent. Everyone is welcome. Donation box at the door.