Community and Recreation News

Spring Clean Up and Compost Giveaway begins Monday


Natalie MacQueen of Pictou County Solid Waste shovels compost into a bag held by fellow summer student Tyler Green. The Mount William Site is hosting a free compost giveaway May 6-11.

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Quality of Life Survey in the Mail

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In May and June 2019, 80,000 Nova Scotia households will receive, in their mailboxes, an invitation to participate in a first-of-its-kind survey measuring quality of life across the province.

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Fishermen's Concert a Success

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The Northumberland Fisheries Museum and Lobster Hatchery held its 24th Annual Fishermen's Concert this past weekend at the Caribou Fire Hall. All proceeds from the concert go towards museum operations.

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River John Knitters Make a Difference One Square At A Time


The River John Square Knitters had their work cut out for them during a recent Friday morning gathering at the River John Library.

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New Blog Post

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Fifty people turned out to the Lunch and Learn at the Caribou River Hall Thursday. Celebrating its 5th year, the lunch and learn had guest speaker Sharon Gibson discuss the...

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Tick Talk: Be Aware of Blacklegged Ticks

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Spring means warmer temperatures in Nova Scotia, which means everyone is encouraged to do tick checks after spending time outdoors.

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Job Fair Underway


Nova Scotia Works Pictou County is holding a job fair with 50 employers at the Pictou County Wellness Centre today (April 24) until 3 p.m.

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Lyons Brook Lunch and Learn

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50 Employers Registered for Job Fair Wednesday

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WESTVILLE ROAD, N.S. - Looking for a new job or a career change? Are you a summer student looking for work for the next few months?

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East Pictou Reunion Taking Shape

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Heather Warner holds a photo that shows her at her desk shortly before she retired in June 2000.

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