The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 098, Kingston, recently received a memorial wall hanging from Trudy Kwakernaak, which has been placed in the main hall of the legion branch. It bears the names of all Canadian military personnel who have given the ultimate sacrifice while serving in Afghanistan from 2002 until 2014. - Submitted
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• Flower/Vegetable Show and Tea – held by the Wilmot Garden Club at the Kingston Lions Hall. Show and dessert tea 2-4:30 p.m. with door prizes at 3 p.m. Admission $5, includes dessert with tea, coffee or juice. To show flowers or vegetables, see the rules at www.wilmotgardenclub.net or contact 765-0906.
• Ice Cream Social - 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Weston Community Hall, Brooklyn St.
• Kentville Legion Dance - 9 p.m. to 12 a.m., $7 per person, must be 19 and over, bar and kitchen available. Music by Appaloosa
• Garden Show and Dessert Tea – held by Champlain Garden Club, 2-5 p.m., at the legion Community Center, 66 Victoria St. Annapolis Royal. Forms available at the historic Gardens. Please bring specimens and arrangements to the Legion 8-10 a.m. Saturday. Admission $5. Info: 532-0834, email@example.com
• Morden Breakfast - at the community hall from 8-10:30 a.m. Freewill offering. All proceeds are for the Morden Community Hall.
• Hantsport and District Lions Club Breakfast – 7-10 a.m. at the St. Andrews Church Hall, Chittick Ave. Hantsport. $6 per person, Children six to 12 years $3, five and under free. Proceeds for Lions Community Service programs.
• Ticket Auction - Forest Hill Baptist Church, viewing 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Auction at 1 p.m. Bake table , barbecue with hot dogs, tea, coffee, pop. Proceeds for church.
• Church Breakfast - St. James Anglican Church Hall, 18 Prospect Avenue, Kentville, 8-10 a.m. Minimum donation $6. Craft table on site.
• Service - Covenanter Church, Grand Pré, 11 a.m., speaker Rev. Peter Robbins, organist Krisy Keech and Angela Pound. Lemonade on the lawn to follow.
• Hymn Sing - 7 p.m. at Forest Hill Baptist Church. Special music by Street Level Ministry. Rev. Manthorne will lead the Hymn Sing, refreshments served. Proceeds for church purposes.
• Barbecue – MP Scott Brison’s annual Kings-Hants summer barbecue, featuring Kevin Davison & The Smokin Section Band, 3-6 p.m. at Kip’s Beach, Cheverie (rain location Summerville Fire Hall) Info: 1-888-585-0550 or firstname.lastname@example.org
• Hope and Healing - Covenanter Church, Grand Pré, service of Hope and Healing, 5:55 p.m. Organists Krisy Keech and Angela Pound. Lemonade on the lawn to follow.
• Tea Service - Kings County Museum demonstration of the “Way of Tea,” 2 p.m. in the courtroom of the Kings County Museum. Noriko Kato and Hitomi Igasaki (both of Sapporo, Japan) will conduct the ceremony. Held in conjunction with the “East Meets West” exhibit. Free, donations accepted. Info: 678-6237 or www.okcm.ca.
July 28 – Aug. 1
• Weird Animals Vacation Bible School - 9:30 a.m. to noon daily at the Middleton Baptist Church. Children ages 3 to 11 are invited to participate in this wacky animal themed camp. Register: 825-3537. www.middletonbaptist.com
• Country Music Variety Show - 7 p.m. at the Hall's Harbour Fundy View Community Centre, Hwy. 359. Canteen available, 50/50, $5 adults, children $2.50 at the door. Info: email@example.com
• Berwick Lions Breakfast – 8-10 a.m. at the Berwick's Apple Dome Building, 250 Veteran's Drive. Freewill offering
• Fish Chowder Supper - 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Hall's Harbour Fire Hall, 3580 Hwy 359, Hall's Harbour. Adults $12, children $6, Take-outs available. www.hallsharbour.org
• Church Service - Covenanter Church, Grand Pré, 11 a.m. Speaker Annita Sangster. Organists Krisy Keech and Angela Pound. Lemonade on the lawn to follow.
• Crib Tournament - 1787 Forties Road, New Ross. Doors open at noon, registration at 12:30 p.m. Play at 1 p.m. $20/team. Canteen available. Info: 689-2147
• Meat Draw - at the RCL Br. 098, Kingston, 2 p.m. Five packages drawn following every 30 tickets sold. Win your Saturday night barbecue meat.
• Horse and Ox Pull - at the Blue Mountain Fair Grounds. Scale closes at 11:30 a.m. Breakfast 8-10:30 a.m., $4 per plate; canteen facilities available; bean and salad supper 4:30-6 p.m., $8 per plate. Admission to the grounds $2. Info: 679-3254 after 6 p.m. or leave a message
• Hodge Podge Supper - Forties Community Centre, 1787 Forties Road, New Ross.Doors open at 4 p.m., serving starts 4:30 p.m. Adults $11, children five to 12 $5.50, under five $2.50 Call 689-2612 or 689-2000
• Bible School - Port Williams Baptist Church, 9-11:45 a.m. daily. Free morning of games, crafts, music stories and snacks. Open to children age four to the end of Grade 5. Participants are asked to bring non-perishable food for the food bank.
Info or pre-register: 542-3495 or email firstname.lastname@example.org