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  • Writer's pictureEleanor Johnson

Weekly Events Update - June 27, 2024

Canada Day Celebrations - in Weymouth (of course!), and Digby, and Clementsvale and Bear River!

Below is a list of this week's events and a second list of new events since last week.

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This Week's Events (June 27-July 4) (posters)

Digby Area White Goods Refuse collection

June Calendar from Family Center

Jun-Jul Exhibition Jennifer Goddard at Sissiboo Coffee Roaster, Bear River

Fri Jun 28 DARC Kick Off Summer

11am-2pm 27 Shreve Street, Digby. Free-will offering. Bouncy castles, bubble tent, face painting, carnival games, cash BBQ, magic show, balloon animals.

Fri Jun 28 The Island Boys (Free Concert)

7pm Music on the Sissiboo, Sissiboo Landing, Weymouth

Fri Jun 28 Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga

7:30pm Kings Theatre Film Action, Adventure, SciFi 14A 10.95 Adult $6.95 Youth. Snatched from the Green Place of Many Mothers, young Furiosa falls into the hands of a great biker horde led by the warlord Dementus. Sweeping through the Wasteland, they come across the Citadel, presided over by the Immortan Joe. As the two tyrants fight for dominance, Furiosa soon finds herself in a nonstop battle to make her way home.

Sat Jun 29 Saint Bernard FD Breakfast

7-10am Adults $13 Saint Bernard Fire Hall

Sat Jun 29 Deep Brook/Waldec Lions Breakfast

7-10am Deep Brook/Waldec Lions, 948 Highway 1 Deep Brook. Adults $15

Sat Jun 29 PAW Carnival

11am-3pm Digby Pet Value In Aid of Baie Se Marie Animal Society

Sat Jun 29 St Matthews Church Speaker Series – The Electric City

11am 991 Weymouth Falls Road, Weymouth

Sat Jun 29 Lightness of Limbs

6pm King’s Theatre Live Show, puppetry. $20 Adults $10 Youth A chance to see the work of five extraordinary Nova Scotian puppet-makers and puppeteers on stage with three puppet plays. The two before intermission are for all ages. The one after intermission is for mature audiences.

Sun Jun 30 If

3pm Kings Theatre Family Film Hollywood Comedy PG. $10.95 Adult $6.95 Youth  IF is about a girl who discovers that she can see everyone’s imaginary friends — and what she does with that superpower — as she embarks on a magical adventure to reconnect forgotten IFs with their kids.

Sun Jun 30 Bus trip to Royal NS Tattoo (Halifax)

Call Digby Area Recreation 902-245-1949 $100 pp


Jul & Aug DARC Summer Camps

July Workshops at the Family Centre

July 1st Celebrations Weymouth

10am – dark Grand Street parade, washer toss, cake cutting, duck race, bouncy castles, pin the tail, skee-ball, mock jail, axe throwing, hand challenge, carnival games, 50/50, airbrush tattoo, face painting, animal balloons, live music, fireworks.

Mon Jul 1 Mayor & Council BBQ

11:30-1:30 Fishermen’s memorial Park, Maiden Lane, Digby. Free hotdogs, cake & drinks. Cake cutting at 12:45.

Mon Jul 1 Canada Day in the ‘Vale

1-4pm Foresters Hall, Clementsvale Race, face painting, BBQ

Mon Jul 1 Canada Day at Bear River Legion

From 2pm Live music, speeches, cakes cutting, ham supper

Jul 1 to Aug 31 Community Art Expo-Sale

10am-4pm Saint Bernard Church sacristy. 3623 Route 1, Saint Bernard.

Wed Jul 3 Bad Boys: Ride or Die

7:30pm Kings Theatre Film, Hollywood, Action, Comedy. 14A $10.95 Adult  $6.95 Youth When their late police captain gets linked to drug cartels, wisecracking Miami cops Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett embark on a dangerous mission to clear his name.

Thur Jul 4 Explore the Night

10am-11am Weymouth Library For ages 4 to 7 years. Children can make a bat silhouette using sidewalk chalk, listen to a story about the night and enjoy a snack.

New Events after this week (posters)

Thur July 11 Weymouth Tea for St. Joseph’s Church

2-4pm St. Joseph’s Church, 17 Weymouth Falls Rd.

Mon Jul 15 to 18 Girls Just Want to Have Fun! 

8:30-4:30 DRHS $125+ tax Girls ages 12-15, DARC 902-245-4344

Sat Jul 20 Smith’s Cove Lighthouse Park Grand Opening

1pm Hwy 1, Smith’s Cove Lighthouse

Tues Jul 23 Weymouth Tea at the Legion – Christmas in July

2-4pm W. Legion Back Street, Weymouth. Free will offering

Aug Family Center FREE Workshops 1 Birch Street, Digby, 902-245-2300

·        Scavenger Hunt & Make your own sandwiches Aug 6 Ages 6-8. Aug 8 Ages 9-12

·        Water Day & Hot Dog BBQ Aug 13 Ages 6-8. Aug 15 Ages 9-12

·        Games Day & Make your own Pizza Aug 20 Ages 6-8. Aug 22 Ages 9-12

Thur Aug 1 Weymouth Tea for the Little Library

2-4pm St. Joseph’s Church, 17 Weymouth Falls Road. Free will offering

Thur Aug 8 Weymouth Tea for Gilbert’s Cove Lighthouse

2-4pm St. Joseph’s Church, 17 Weymouth Falls Road. Free will offering

Fri Aug 9 Scallop Run

7am Digby Visitor Centre, 237 Shore Road.

Thur Aug 29 Weymouth Tea for the St. Peter’s Church

2-4pm St. Joseph’s Church, 17 Weymouth Falls Road. Free will offering

Regular Events (posters)

  • Bear River Night Market every 2nd Wednesday 4-8pm starting June 5 – Oct 9

  • Smiths Cove Fire Dept Coffee Mornings Thursdays 9:30-11:30am 43 North Old Post Road, Smith’s Cove. By donation.

  • Open Stage, every 2nd Sunday, 2-4pm The Village Cauldron Café.

  • Bear River Breakfasts. First Saturday of each month. 7am-10am. Adults $15, Kids under 10 $7, under 5 years free

Regular events in DEEP BOOK / CORNWALLIS

  • Deep Brook Community Market Wednesdays 2-5pm 948 Hwy 1 Deep Brook

  • Vinyasa Flow Yoga Thursday evening 6:30-7:30pm Felker Hall, Cornwallis Park

  • Zumba  Tuesdays 6:30-7:30pm Felker Hall Cornwallis $5pp 902-526-2140

  • Low Impact Exercises Mon, Wed & Fridays 9-10am Felker Hall Cornwallis 902-638-3373

  • Cribbage  Thursdays from 12:30pm Felker Hall Cornwallis 902-376-2007

  • Indoor Flea Market Sundays 10am-3pm May to September 726 Broadway Ave. Cornwallis. Vendors wanted 902-955-0779

  • Hatha Yoga Class, Felker Hall, Cornwallis on Mondays from 11:30am - 12:45pm. Please bring a Yoga mat and a blanket. By donation.

  • Chair Yoga Class, Felker Hall, Cornwallis on Fridays from 11:30am - 12:45pm. Please bring a Yoga mat and a blanket. By donation.

  • Tai Chi Qigong Tues 9:45 and Sat. at 10am $15 drop-in, $40 per m. Family Rec Centre 726 Broadway Av Jenny 902-841-0333

  • Line Dancing, Felker Hall, Cornwallis, Mondays & Fridays 10-11am $5 per class

  • Meat Bingo, Fridays 7pm, Felker Hall, Cornwallis. Door prize, 50/50, game prizes

  • Karate, Women's Defense, Weapons, DiscoveryBound Youth Centre,, 726 Broadway, Cornwallis

Regular events in DIGBY

  • Music on the Promenade Digby Wednesdays and Fridays 6-8pm

  • Lobster & Laughs Sundays starting Jun 30, Digby Pines $60

  • Digby Climbing Wall Tuesdays and Thursday nights 6-8pm $5 per person at Digby Curling Centre, 27 Shreve Street.

  • Rocket Shapes Scavenger Hunt – Jul 9 to 20 All day Digby Library. Children aged 3 to 8 can participate in a scavenger hunt to find paper shapes needed to make a rocket craft during open hours. They can assemble the rocket and try flying it.

  • Digby Farmers & Artisans Market Fridays & Sundays from June to September 10am- 3pm along the Admirals Walk in Digby N.S

  • Transition to School Wednesdays and Thursdays Jul 3 to August 15 10am-2pm Digby Family Centre Register 902-245-2300

  • Youth Space Thurs 3:30-6pm 1 Birch Str. Turning the Tide

  • Math Tutoring Wed 4:30-5:30 Register with Turning the Tide

  • English & Science Tutoring Wed 5:30-7:30 Register with Turning the Tide

  • Pickleball Sundays 10am-noon DRHS Gym

Regular events in WEYMOUTH

  • Weymouth Legion

    • BINGO on Tuesday nights. From 5:30, games start at 7pm. Jackpot goes up $50/week

    • Jam Nights on Thursdays 7-9:30pm. Pub Grub, 50/50, bar (+19yrs)

    • Happy Hour Fridays 5pm-7pm. Karaoke with Woody Every other Saturday 7-11pm with Pub Grub.

    • Karaoke with Jason Every other Friday OR Saturday with Pub Grub.

    • Karaoke with Lady Heidi Sundays 3-7pm with a proper meal, no pub grub. All Summer.

    • Meat Draw Every 6 weeks

  • After School Program Mon to Fridays 2pm-5:30pm W. Consolidated School Register with DARC $12 per child/day Sept 2024-Jun 2025

  • Weymouth Church of Christ Kids Club (Gr 1-5) Wed 7-8pm Youth Club (Gr 6-10) Wed 7-8pm

  • Weymouth Waterfront Development Committee (WWDC) meets third Wednesday 1:30 at Sissiboo Landing.

Regular events in CLARE

  • NS Walk Group, Clare Wed 10am DJs General Store, Salmon River

  • Lions Bingo Mondays 7pm Meteghan Lions Club

  • Darts Thursdays 1:30pm Clare Columbus Club $3

  • Scrapbooking at Clare Library, Tuesdays, 6-7:45pm

All events and posters are on our website, and facebook page. New posters are added continuously to the website, so check there to see what's on.

Have a lovely week

Eleanor & Wayne

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