MONTH OF JUNE
May 31 - June 1 St. Mary's Lawn Bowls Club will hold an Open House on Friday, May 31 from 6 to 8 pm and on Saturday, June 1 from 10 am to 3 pm at their club located at 1641 Fairfield Road, Halifax. Fairfield Road runs off Jubilee Road just below Connaught Avenue. Please bring a pair of smooth-soled shoes so you can try this fun and friendly sport. For more information call Paul at 454-5493.
June 6 Monthly Supper & Card Party 2013 Thursday at 6:00 pm. Menu: Roast Beef, Roasted Potatoes, Garden Vegetables and White Cake. Supper & Cards. Price: Members - $13.00. Non-Members - $15.00. Cards only: $5.00. From Dartmouth Seniors Service Centre45 Ocherloney Street. 465-5578. www.dartmouthseniors.ca
June 8 Sambro School Spring Fair (3725 Old Sambro Road in Sambro), Saturday, June 8 from 11am to 2pm. Lots of games, Bouncy castle, Bake Sale, cake walk, BBQ, treats, raffle draws, Halifax police and fire and rescue.
June 8 Annual Braveheart Walk for CHD Awareness on Saturday, June 8th @ 11:00 am in Point Pleasant Park. Please visit www.braveheartsupport.ca for more information. The Braveheart Walk for CHD Awareness is more than just a fundraising walk, it is an opportunity for individuals and families that have been touched by congenital heart disease to come together, to connect or reconnect and to celebrate all the challenges overcome. For so many others of you, who have always wanted to support your family member or friend while they were dealing with the difficulties of having a child diagnosed with a congenital heart defect, this is a wonderful opportunity to do so. We hope that you will take part by joining the walk, by volunteering your assistance, or making a donation to support this walk.
June 9 2013 Gutsy Walk for the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada: Get a team together or meet new people to join us at the Halifax Waterfront behind the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic on June 9 for the Gutsy Walk to fund Crohn's and colitis research. There are great prizes for family and corporate teams, as well as great food and fun activities for all ages. For more information about the Halifax Gutsy Walk, please visit gutsywalk.ca. Together, we will find the cure! Schedule: 12:00pm - 3:00 pm. Highlights of our event include: Ceremonial walk, Optional 5 km run, Family friendly Music and entertainment, BBQ and refreshments, Face painting and bouncy castle for kids, Prizes. Participants can find more info and register at www.gutsywalk.ca or phone Angela Akpan at 902-252-3488.
June 9 Hope for Wildlife Book Sale. The Hope for Wildlife Society will be holding a fundraising book sale Sunday, June 9th from 11am-3pm at Cole Harbour Place. There will be 100's of books for sale plus free coffee, tea and snacks, a bake sale, face painting and live wildlife displays. Admission is free.
June 22 Join the Uniacke Fire Dept for it'??s Annual Firefighter'??s Fair. Funds raised are used to purchase equipment for the department. This year starting Friday, June 21 at 6:00pm, bring the family for fair rides big and small, carnival games, booths and a canteen. End Friday night with an amazing fireworks display starting at dusk. Sat June 22 begins with our parade at 11:00 and at starting at noon the fairgrounds are open again until 6:00pm. Saturday will also host our first ever firefighter challenge. The fair will be held at the Uniacke Fire Hall at 654 Highway #1 in Mount Uniacke. For more details, please go to www.uniackefire.ca. Uniacke fire dept members thank you for your support!