King County events June 3

Published on June 2, 2014

Garnet Francis, chair of the Berwick Lions Club’s breakfast committee, recently presented Brian Hirtle with a cheque for $500 to add to the funds raised at the May 3 benefit dinner and auction held in support of Jason Balsor and his family. The funds were raised at a Lions breakfast held on the same day. - Submitted

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June 2-6

• Auditions – For new members of the Annapolis Valley Honor Choir for the next school year. Auditions for Junior Choir (Grade 5 to 8) and Senior Choir (Grade 8 to 12) at various locations.  Details on the AVHC website, www.avhc.ca.

 

June 5

• Meeting - North Alton Hall general meeting, 7 p.m. All welcome.

 

June 5-6

• Radiothon - Health in Harmony event. 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Valley Regional Hospital lobby.

 

June 6

• Yard Sale Drop-Off - Kings Kikima Grannies yard sale, drop off items 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the L’Arche Hall (across from the Wolfville Fire Hall).

 

June 7

• Crib Tournament - at the Kentville Legion, registration 12:30 p.m., play at 1 p.m. upstairs, $20 per team.

• Dance - Kentville Legion, 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. Must be 19 and over, bar, kitchen available. Music by Big Deal.

• Lobster Dinner – 4-7 p.m. at Ryan Lockhart Park, New Minas. Takeout orders only, picnic tables sat up. Tickets, $20, must be purchased in advance at the village office or for credit card payment, 681-6972. Proceeds to New Minas Splash Park.

• Breakfast – held by Team Sobeys Greenwood Relay For Life Team, 7-10 a.m. at the Kingston Lions Hall. Freewill offering.

• Yard Sale – 8 a.m. at the North Alton Baptist Church. Miscellaneous items, plant sale, bake goods. Proceeds for church work.

• Yard Sale - Kings Kikima Grannies yard sale, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the L’Arche Hall (across from the Wolfville Fire Hall).

• Yard Sale - Avonport Baptist Church yard sale (rain or shine) 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Plant sale, bake table, barbecue, canteen. Rentals $10, call 542-0996. Proceeds for church projects.

• Yard Sale - Stoney Hill Baptist Church, Lockhartville, 8 a.m. to noon.

• Variety Show – 1-4 p.m. at Meadowview Development Centre, Brooklyn Street, Kentville. Canteen available, freewill offering. Proceeds for hall upkeep.

• Breakfast - Hantsport and District Lions Club breakfast, 7-10 a.m., at St. Andrew’s Anglican Church Hall, Hantsport. $6 per person, six to 12 years $3, five and under free. Proceeds for Lions community service programs

Plant Sale - Taoist Tai Chi 12th annual plant sale, 107 Canaan Ave. Shrubs, perennials, annuals and vegetables for sale.

Yard Sale - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Held by West Kings District High School’s Me to We club, Hwy # 1 Auburn. Table rentals $10. For reservations call 847-4440. Proceeds from rentals, canteen and other activities going towards building a school in Africa.

• Breakfast – Black Rock Community Centre, 8-10 a.m. Freewill offering, sponsored by the Jolly Workers Sewing Circle

 

June 8

• Blue Grass - West Brooklyn Church Gospel, 7 p.m., with The Next Generation. Refreshments to follow. 

 

June 9

Gardening - Valley Gardeners Club meeting 7:30 p.m. in room 2101 at the Kingstec campus of NSCC, Kentville. Keith Fuller will speak on soil enhancement. 

 

June 10

• Soup Luncheon - Orchard Valley United Church  homemade soup and dessert luncheon, noon to 1:15 p.m., at the Orchard Valley United Church, New Minas. $7.50

 

June 11

• Volunteer Night - annual general meeting and volunteer appreciation night, 7 p.m., at the Waterville and District Fire Volunteer Department

• Meeting - Valley Women’s Business Network  meeting, 7-9 p.m., at King's Riverside Court (upstairs), 125 Webster St. Presenter: Rashana, Helping You Help Yourself. Free to VWBN members and their first-time guests. $5 at the door for returning guests.

 

June 12

• Karaoke – 7-10:30 p.m. at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 098, Kingston. Free admission.

Jam Session - North Alton Hall, 7-10 p.m. Door prize, 50/50 and lunch. Donation at door.

• Memory Walk - Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia Walk with a Purpose 11th Annual Alzheimer Memory Walk. Registration 9:30 a.m., Wolfville Nursing Home. Barbecue and auction follows the walk at Earnscliff and Main Street. Pledge sheets available at Cochrane’s Pharmasave, Wolfville or Wolfville Nursing Home. Info: 542-2429, recdept@eastlink.ca

 

June 13

• Concert - at the Berwick Royal Canadian Legion, doors open at 8 p.m., show at 8:30 p.m., must 19 and older. Kitchen Party, The Hupman Brothers, Caleb Miles, $10 at the door

• Fun for Kids - Billtown Kids Fun Zone, 7-9 p.m., at the Billtown United Baptist Church

• Mock Jail - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the front parking area of the Port Williams Community Centre. Lock up someone for $1 per minute. Call 542-3321 for pick-up any time after 8 a.m. Port Williams and District Lions Club fundraiser.

• Guest Night - Kentville & Area Women’s Connection, roast beef dinner 6:30 p.m. at Berwick Lions Hall, $18. Speaker and music: Barbara Raynes; feature: Michelle Parker. 678-5522 by June 8 for reservations

 

June 14

• Kentville Legion Breakfast - River Street, 7:30-10 a.m. Adults $6, children 12 and under $3

• Valley Trekkers Walk - explore the trails of Mickey Hill Pocket. Meet at the Park (Exit 22 off Hwy 101, south on Hwy 8) around 9:30 a.m. for walking at 10 a.m. Info: 532-2503 or 765-0906.

• Kentville Legion Dance – 9-12 p.m., $6 per person, must be 19 and over, bar and kitchen available. Music by Rte 12

• Kingston Legion Dance – 9 p.m., music by Big Deal, $7 each.

• Masonic Breakfast – 7:30-10:30 a.m., Masonic Hall, Berwick. Adults $6, children $3, wheelchair accessible.

• Village-Wide Yard Sale – Port Williams, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.; rain date June 15. Flea market: 8 a.m.-1 p.m.; car show noon (registration 11 a.m.); chicken barbecue 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; children’s parade 2 p.m. from the Feeds ‘n Needs parking lot; community supper 4:30-6 p.m. at community centre, freewill offering

 

June 15

• Father’s Day Roast Beef Supper - at the Forties Community Centre, New Ross. Doors open at 4 p.m., serving at 4:30 p.m. Adults $11, ages five to 12 years $5.50, under five $2.50

• Hymn Sing - 7 p.m., Wolfville Ridge Baptist Church, featuring Next Generation. Refreshments and fellowship to follow. 

• Community Flea Market - 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at  Seaport Square Professional Centre. Info: any member of the Port Williams and District Lions Club or call 542-3432 or 542-3933.

 

June 20

• Meeting - KCAGoG will host a celebration of their work followed by the annual general meeting, 2-3:30 p.m., at Just Us café in Grand Pré. Refreshments. Info: info@kcagog.ca or 542-2363.

• Prime Rib Dinner - at the Berwick Lions’ Hall, 6 p.m. Ticket $20 (table $200). All proceeds benefit facility improvements at Hardwood Lake Girl Guide Camp, Lake Paul. Tickets: Sara Keddy, 538-9191 or cskeddy@hotmail.ca; or Jen Hall, 678-8700 or halls@glinx.com; or Wilsons Pharmasave

 

June 21

• Breakfast - The Good Neighbour Club, 7-10:30 a.m., at the Centreville Community Hall. Freewill offering.

• Ticket Auction - 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Hall's Harbour Fundy View Community Centre, Hwy. 359. Tickets 20 for $1. Snacks and refreshments available. Draw starts at 2 p.m., must be there to win. Info: g.c.dickie@xcountry.tv

• Valley Hope Classic - second annual Wheel/Walk/Run 5/10 km at Kentville Memorial Park (tennis court area). Race kit pickup 9:30 a.m., race at 10:30 a.m. Register online at The Running Room under events  before June 1 $18, after June 1 $20. Family rates available. Lots of Prizes. Proceeds go to Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Nova Scotia (SBHANS).

 

June 22

• Chinese Auction - Western Shore and Area Improvement Building. Doors open 9 a.m., draws at 2 p.m. All new items. Proceeds for the Special Needs Programs of Norwood Lodge #135, New Ross.