Community Events

Welcome to our new community events calendar! Here’s what’s happening in our community!

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Jan
19
Tue
Red Cross Swim Instructor Course in February @ Pictou Fisheries Training Pool
Jan 19 all-day

Pictou Fisheries Training Pool is offering a Red Cross Swim Instructor Course (WSI) on February 6-7, 13–14, & 20.
Participants must be at least 15 years of age and hold a Bronze Cross certification.
Deadline to register is January 27.
For more details or to register, contact Donna at 902-485-5301 or aquatics@townofpictou.ca

Men’s Health Centre @ Family Services Office, 275 Main Street
Jan 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Men’s Health Centre provides health services to men and boys 12 and older, Tuesdays from 9 a.m.to 4 p.m. at Family Services Office, 275 Main Street. Call for an appointment 902-863-2358.

Army Cadets @ L'Ardoise Legion
Jan 19 @ 6:30 pm

Army Cadets at the L’Ardoise Legion every Tuesday night – open to all at least 12 years of age. Masks required.

Jan
20
Wed
Coldest Night of the Year, February 20 @ Christian Fellowship Church, New Glasgow
Jan 20 @ 5:53 pm

The Coldest Night of the Year is an annual family-friendly walk to raise money for charities serving people experiencing homelessness, hurt, and hunger.  Pictou County Roots for Youth is hosting their 5th annual walk in 2021, to raise funds for their youth shelter in New Glasgow.

Due to the pandemic, this year’s walk will be both online and in person.

The virtual event will allow people to walk alone or with their bubble around their own routes anytime in February.

The in-person event will take place February 20, starting at Christian Fellowship Church in New Glasgow. Groups will walk – socially distanced – for either two or five kilometer routes. The opening ceremony will be scaled back and there won’t be a hot meal after.

Click here to register to walk, or to donate. If you have any questions, reach out to Stacey Dlamini at 902-759-7291.

45 Card Game @ West Bay Community Hall
Jan 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

45 Card Game,West Bay Community Hall on third Wednesday every month at 7:30 pm.  Sponsored by Head of the Bay Seniors.

Jan
21
Thu
Lindsay’s Health Centre for Women @ Antigonish Women's Resource Centre, 219 Main Street
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Lindsay’s Health Centre for Women is open for services Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Antigonish Women’s Resource Center, 219 Main Street. Please call to book appointments on Wednesdays at 902-318-9984.

Fun Darts @ Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #43, Port Hawkesbury
Jan 21 @ 7:30 pm

Win Gift Certificates for only $5 per player. The Legion has social distancing and mask protocols in place, and we hope to see you soon

Jan
22
Fri
Swim Lessons @ Pictou Fisheries Training Pool
Jan 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Pictou Fisheries Training Pool is offering Adult Swim lessons and/or Private swim lessons on Friday mornings from 11am to Noon. Please call ahead to book your space: 902-485-5301 or e-mail aquatics@townofpictou.ca

Jan
23
Sat
Red Cross Swim Instructor Course in February @ Pictou Fisheries Training Pool
Jan 23 all-day

Pictou Fisheries Training Pool is offering a Red Cross Swim Instructor Course (WSI) on February 6-7, 13–14, & 20.
Participants must be at least 15 years of age and hold a Bronze Cross certification.
Deadline to register is January 27.
For more details or to register, contact Donna at 902-485-5301 or aquatics@townofpictou.ca

Hebrew Roots Meeting @ Westville
Jan 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Studies on righteous living, obedience, Yeshua and salvation straight from the Scriptures. For directions email davidrsmith1@gmail.com or call (902) 396-4759 or (902) 485-5198.

Jan
25
Mon
Coldest Night of the Year, February 20 @ Christian Fellowship Church, New Glasgow
Jan 25 @ 5:53 pm

The Coldest Night of the Year is an annual family-friendly walk to raise money for charities serving people experiencing homelessness, hurt, and hunger.  Pictou County Roots for Youth is hosting their 5th annual walk in 2021, to raise funds for their youth shelter in New Glasgow.

Due to the pandemic, this year’s walk will be both online and in person.

The virtual event will allow people to walk alone or with their bubble around their own routes anytime in February.

The in-person event will take place February 20, starting at Christian Fellowship Church in New Glasgow. Groups will walk – socially distanced – for either two or five kilometer routes. The opening ceremony will be scaled back and there won’t be a hot meal after.

Click here to register to walk, or to donate. If you have any questions, reach out to Stacey Dlamini at 902-759-7291.

Jan
26
Tue
Men’s Health Centre @ Family Services Office, 275 Main Street
Jan 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Men’s Health Centre provides health services to men and boys 12 and older, Tuesdays from 9 a.m.to 4 p.m. at Family Services Office, 275 Main Street. Call for an appointment 902-863-2358.

Army Cadets @ L'Ardoise Legion
Jan 26 @ 6:30 pm

Army Cadets at the L’Ardoise Legion every Tuesday night – open to all at least 12 years of age. Masks required.

“The Spoon Stealer”, an author reading with Lesley Crewe
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm

“The Spoon Stealer”, an author reading with Lesley Crewe (online)

All are welcome to join (online via ZOOM or by phone), for an author reading with a Book Club fan favorite author – Lesley Crewe, from the comfort of your own home! Lesley will be sharing her latest book, The Spoon Stealer.

Please click the link below to join the ZOOM webinar:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87173404564?pwd=MnJjdUtKZEQ5UHk3ekllRmxqUGNwdz09

Passcode: 570650

or by phone – please dial, 1(800) 974-5902, and then enter the Conference ID, 6217271.

About the book:

Lesley Crewe’s newest novel, The Spoon Stealer, brings readers from WWI England to 1960s Nova Scotia, following a spoon-stealing memoirist who inherits the family farm—and the family.

For more information, please visit Lesley’s website,  www.lesleycrewe.com.

Jan
27
Wed
Red Cross Swim Instructor Course in February @ Pictou Fisheries Training Pool
Jan 27 all-day

Pictou Fisheries Training Pool is offering a Red Cross Swim Instructor Course (WSI) on February 6-7, 13–14, & 20.
Participants must be at least 15 years of age and hold a Bronze Cross certification.
Deadline to register is January 27.
For more details or to register, contact Donna at 902-485-5301 or aquatics@townofpictou.ca

Jan
28
Thu
Lindsay’s Health Centre for Women @ Antigonish Women's Resource Centre, 219 Main Street
Jan 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Lindsay’s Health Centre for Women is open for services Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Antigonish Women’s Resource Center, 219 Main Street. Please call to book appointments on Wednesdays at 902-318-9984.

Fun Darts @ Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #43, Port Hawkesbury
Jan 28 @ 7:30 pm

Win Gift Certificates for only $5 per player. The Legion has social distancing and mask protocols in place, and we hope to see you soon

Jan
29
Fri
Swim Lessons @ Pictou Fisheries Training Pool
Jan 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Pictou Fisheries Training Pool is offering Adult Swim lessons and/or Private swim lessons on Friday mornings from 11am to Noon. Please call ahead to book your space: 902-485-5301 or e-mail aquatics@townofpictou.ca

Jan
30
Sat
Hebrew Roots Meeting @ Westville
Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Studies on righteous living, obedience, Yeshua and salvation straight from the Scriptures. For directions email davidrsmith1@gmail.com or call (902) 396-4759 or (902) 485-5198.

Coldest Night of the Year, February 20 @ Christian Fellowship Church, New Glasgow
Jan 30 @ 5:53 pm

The Coldest Night of the Year is an annual family-friendly walk to raise money for charities serving people experiencing homelessness, hurt, and hunger.  Pictou County Roots for Youth is hosting their 5th annual walk in 2021, to raise funds for their youth shelter in New Glasgow.

Due to the pandemic, this year’s walk will be both online and in person.

The virtual event will allow people to walk alone or with their bubble around their own routes anytime in February.

The in-person event will take place February 20, starting at Christian Fellowship Church in New Glasgow. Groups will walk – socially distanced – for either two or five kilometer routes. The opening ceremony will be scaled back and there won’t be a hot meal after.

Click here to register to walk, or to donate. If you have any questions, reach out to Stacey Dlamini at 902-759-7291.

Feb
2
Tue
Men’s Health Centre @ Family Services Office, 275 Main Street
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Men’s Health Centre provides health services to men and boys 12 and older, Tuesdays from 9 a.m.to 4 p.m. at Family Services Office, 275 Main Street. Call for an appointment 902-863-2358.

Army Cadets @ L'Ardoise Legion
Feb 2 @ 6:30 pm

Army Cadets at the L’Ardoise Legion every Tuesday night – open to all at least 12 years of age. Masks required.

Feb
4
Thu
Lindsay’s Health Centre for Women @ Antigonish Women's Resource Centre, 219 Main Street
Feb 4 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Lindsay’s Health Centre for Women is open for services Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Antigonish Women’s Resource Center, 219 Main Street. Please call to book appointments on Wednesdays at 902-318-9984.

Coldest Night of the Year, February 20 @ Christian Fellowship Church, New Glasgow
Feb 4 @ 5:53 pm

The Coldest Night of the Year is an annual family-friendly walk to raise money for charities serving people experiencing homelessness, hurt, and hunger.  Pictou County Roots for Youth is hosting their 5th annual walk in 2021, to raise funds for their youth shelter in New Glasgow.

Due to the pandemic, this year’s walk will be both online and in person.

The virtual event will allow people to walk alone or with their bubble around their own routes anytime in February.

The in-person event will take place February 20, starting at Christian Fellowship Church in New Glasgow. Groups will walk – socially distanced – for either two or five kilometer routes. The opening ceremony will be scaled back and there won’t be a hot meal after.

Click here to register to walk, or to donate. If you have any questions, reach out to Stacey Dlamini at 902-759-7291.

Fun Darts @ Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #43, Port Hawkesbury
Feb 4 @ 7:30 pm

Win Gift Certificates for only $5 per player. The Legion has social distancing and mask protocols in place, and we hope to see you soon

Feb
5
Fri
Swim Lessons @ Pictou Fisheries Training Pool
Feb 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Pictou Fisheries Training Pool is offering Adult Swim lessons and/or Private swim lessons on Friday mornings from 11am to Noon. Please call ahead to book your space: 902-485-5301 or e-mail aquatics@townofpictou.ca

Feb
6
Sat
Hebrew Roots Meeting @ Westville
Feb 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Studies on righteous living, obedience, Yeshua and salvation straight from the Scriptures. For directions email davidrsmith1@gmail.com or call (902) 396-4759 or (902) 485-5198.

Feb
9
Tue
Men’s Health Centre @ Family Services Office, 275 Main Street
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Men’s Health Centre provides health services to men and boys 12 and older, Tuesdays from 9 a.m.to 4 p.m. at Family Services Office, 275 Main Street. Call for an appointment 902-863-2358.

Coldest Night of the Year, February 20 @ Christian Fellowship Church, New Glasgow
Feb 9 @ 5:53 pm

The Coldest Night of the Year is an annual family-friendly walk to raise money for charities serving people experiencing homelessness, hurt, and hunger.  Pictou County Roots for Youth is hosting their 5th annual walk in 2021, to raise funds for their youth shelter in New Glasgow.

Due to the pandemic, this year’s walk will be both online and in person.

The virtual event will allow people to walk alone or with their bubble around their own routes anytime in February.

The in-person event will take place February 20, starting at Christian Fellowship Church in New Glasgow. Groups will walk – socially distanced – for either two or five kilometer routes. The opening ceremony will be scaled back and there won’t be a hot meal after.

Click here to register to walk, or to donate. If you have any questions, reach out to Stacey Dlamini at 902-759-7291.

Army Cadets @ L'Ardoise Legion
Feb 9 @ 6:30 pm

Army Cadets at the L’Ardoise Legion every Tuesday night – open to all at least 12 years of age. Masks required.

Pictou County Roots Society @ New Glasgow Library
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The regular monthly meetings of the Pictou County Roots Society have been suspended until further notice, due to COVID restrictions.

The Pictou County Roots Society usually meets on the second Tuesday of each month in the Community Room of the New Glasgow Library.

Feb
11
Thu
Lindsay’s Health Centre for Women @ Antigonish Women's Resource Centre, 219 Main Street
Feb 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Lindsay’s Health Centre for Women is open for services Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Antigonish Women’s Resource Center, 219 Main Street. Please call to book appointments on Wednesdays at 902-318-9984.

Fun Darts @ Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #43, Port Hawkesbury
Feb 11 @ 7:30 pm

Win Gift Certificates for only $5 per player. The Legion has social distancing and mask protocols in place, and we hope to see you soon

Feb
12
Fri
Swim Lessons @ Pictou Fisheries Training Pool
Feb 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Pictou Fisheries Training Pool is offering Adult Swim lessons and/or Private swim lessons on Friday mornings from 11am to Noon. Please call ahead to book your space: 902-485-5301 or e-mail aquatics@townofpictou.ca

Feb
13
Sat
Hebrew Roots Meeting @ Westville
Feb 13 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Studies on righteous living, obedience, Yeshua and salvation straight from the Scriptures. For directions email davidrsmith1@gmail.com or call (902) 396-4759 or (902) 485-5198.

Feb
14
Sun
Coldest Night of the Year, February 20 @ Christian Fellowship Church, New Glasgow
Feb 14 @ 5:53 pm

The Coldest Night of the Year is an annual family-friendly walk to raise money for charities serving people experiencing homelessness, hurt, and hunger.  Pictou County Roots for Youth is hosting their 5th annual walk in 2021, to raise funds for their youth shelter in New Glasgow.

Due to the pandemic, this year’s walk will be both online and in person.

The virtual event will allow people to walk alone or with their bubble around their own routes anytime in February.

The in-person event will take place February 20, starting at Christian Fellowship Church in New Glasgow. Groups will walk – socially distanced – for either two or five kilometer routes. The opening ceremony will be scaled back and there won’t be a hot meal after.

Click here to register to walk, or to donate. If you have any questions, reach out to Stacey Dlamini at 902-759-7291.

Feb
16
Tue
Men’s Health Centre @ Family Services Office, 275 Main Street
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Men’s Health Centre provides health services to men and boys 12 and older, Tuesdays from 9 a.m.to 4 p.m. at Family Services Office, 275 Main Street. Call for an appointment 902-863-2358.

Army Cadets @ L'Ardoise Legion
Feb 16 @ 6:30 pm

Army Cadets at the L’Ardoise Legion every Tuesday night – open to all at least 12 years of age. Masks required.

Feb
17
Wed
45 Card Game @ West Bay Community Hall
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

45 Card Game,West Bay Community Hall on third Wednesday every month at 7:30 pm.  Sponsored by Head of the Bay Seniors.

Feb
18
Thu
Lindsay’s Health Centre for Women @ Antigonish Women's Resource Centre, 219 Main Street
Feb 18 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Lindsay’s Health Centre for Women is open for services Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Antigonish Women’s Resource Center, 219 Main Street. Please call to book appointments on Wednesdays at 902-318-9984.