By Pat Martin
Glooscap Elementary School will have an early dismissal Oct. 4 at 11:05 a.m. World Teachers’ Day is Oct. 5.
Visit Nova Scotia’s artists and crafts people and see our province through their eyes during a studio rally in downtown Canning, Oct. 5 and 6, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Email email@example.com or visit studiorally.ca/guide
Blomidon Estate Winery Fall Wine Festival will include a complimentary chili tasting, winery tours, wine tasting, live music, hayrides and more Oct. 5 from 12 to 3 p.m. There will be a competition between local restaurants with one being crowned “Chili King.” WEBLINK www.blomidonwine.ca
The Canning Legion will hold karaoke Oct. 11 at 9 p.m., with music by Bev. It is open to everyone 19 and older. Freewill offering. A ticket auction will also be held Oct. 27. Viewing at 11 a.m. with drawing at 1 p.m. All new items, 50/50 draw and canteen available. Call 582-7246 after 4 p.m. daily. Proceeds for Ways & Means Legion work.
Learn local history with a hands-on archaeological excavation at Ross Creek Centre for the Arts Oct. 18 at 6 p.m. Learn basic archaeological, excavating, artifact identification and site interpretation with professional archaeologist Aaron Taylor. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org, call 582-3842 or visit artscentre.ca/news-events/archaeology-weekend-for-kids-digging-up-the-past/
Come in costume for a spooktacular family Halloween. Bring your sleeping bag and pillow and stay in heated cabins Oct. 26 at Ross Creek. Decorate your dessert, make alarming art, and gather courage for a ghost walk to campfire with stories, songs, followed by a movie, homemade pizza, pumpkin carving and morning pancakes. Call 582-3842 or visit artscentre.ca/news-events/halloween-sleepover/