A Collage Journey

Lunenburg Country Lifestyle Center 135 North Park Street,, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ages 10 – 15″Join instructor Liz McCurdy, in this playful experience that will have participants feeling confident and empowered as they follow a step-by-step journey using collage and mark making materialsWith and open mind and willingness to play participants will discover something new or reaffirm wisdom they already know. This session will begin by using […]

$25

Auditions: South Shore Players

Trinity United Church 101 Edgewater Street, Mahone Bay, NS

AUDITION DETAILSDates: Wednesday, April 24 (evening) or Saturday, April 27 (daytime)Time: Email ssp.artisticdirector@yahoo.com by Monday, April 22 tobook your audition time.Where: Trinity United Church (double-door side entrance), 101Edgewater St, Mahone Bay.Who: Ages 14 to adult.What: Auditions will include readings from the scripts and meeting ourfive directors. At your audition time you will have the opportunityto […]

Free

Alex Pugsley: Author Talk at Block Shop Books

Block Shop Books 125 Montague Street, Lunenburg, NS, Canada

Block Shop Books invites all to the Lunenburg launch of The Education of Aubrey McKee by Alex Pugsley. Alex will read followed by a Q&A with Sal Falk, The Lunenburg Barnacle’s Editor-At-Large At 125 Montague Street, Lunenburg, NS “Pugsley is the love child of Jack Kerouac and Greta Gerwig, or D.H. Lawrence and Wes Anderson—ticklingly funny and […]

Free

Volunteer Opportunity Fair

Mahone Bay Centre 45 School Street, Mahone Bay

“An open fair with over 25 non-profit organizations looking for volunteer assistance. Basically a “one stop shop” for South Shore residents to meet and learn about volunteer opportunities available.”

Free

Poetry Reading at Lunenburg Bound

Lunenburg Bound 139 Montague Street, Lunenburg Bound, Nova Scotia, Canada

“A poetry reading with Colleen Coco Collins, Natalie Rice and Michael Goodfellow at Lunenburg Bound Books. Saturday, April 27 at 7 p.m.”

Free

A Little Light Music: Lamp Fellows

Lunenburg Academy 97-101 Kaulbach Street, Lunenburg, NS

“A free concert by Lamp Fellows: solo pieces and previews of May 4 concert. Always a great evening of music and getting to know the artists/ musicians.”

Free

Exit 22 Book Sale in Port Joli

Port Joli Community Hall 10032 103 Highway, Port Joli, NS

“Looking for a good read? Come browse at the Exit 22 Book Sale, taking place at the Port Joli Community Hall on Saturday, May 4th between 9 and 1. Nine vendors will be selling used and new books to satisfy any interest: cookbooks, mysteries, automotive, romance, natural science, comics, thrillers, science fiction, novels, gardening, children’s, […]

Free

Create naturalized beds using coarse woody debris

Bluenose Academy 18 Tannery Road, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada

“Learn how to build naturalized perennial garden beds using coarse woody debris in this FREE hands-on Learn & Work Party. Physical challenge level: medium-high More details and free registration (required) at Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/868437328427?aff=oddtdtcreator Sponsored and led by Rosmarie Lohnes, CEO, Helping Nature Heal, Nova Scotia’s premiere ecological restoration company. Gain know-how and experience while helping […]

Free

South Shore Chorale presents Out of the Darkness

Central United Church 136 Cumberland St, Lunenburg, NS, Canada

The South Shore Chorale is pleased to share our Spring Concert “Out of the Darkness” at three venues:Monday May 6 at Wesleyan United Church, Petite Riviere @ 7:30Saturday May 11 at St Paul’s Lutheran Church Bridgewater @2pmSunday May 12 at Central United Church, Lunenburg@ 2pm. Our repertoire comes from a wide range of evocative styles, […]

$10 – $20

Chester Playhouse presents In Conversation with Charlene Carr

Chester Playhouse 22 Pleasant Street, Chester, NS

“Join us In Conversation with a rising star in the Nova Scotia literary world, Charlene Carr.  After she dazzled the literary world with Hold My Girl in 2023, we are thrilled to celebrate the release of her latest novel, We Rip The World Apart!”

$15

(A 90s Spin on) A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Chester Playhouse 22 Pleasant Street, Chester, NS

“Forest Heights Community School presents Shakespeare’s comedy about how foolish love can be. Instead of taking place in Ancient Greece like the original play, our story takes place in 1996 in Maine. A group of teenagers ends up lost in the woods one night. Hermia and Lysander are trying to get away from Hermia’s overbearing […]

$15

Folk Harbour presents Gina Burgess

Lunenburg Opera House 125 Montague Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada

“A multi-genre violinist, composer, educator, and musician wellness facilitator. Gina was a member of the Iqaluit- based band The Jerry Cans and the jazz group Gypsophilia.”

$25

Planting companion layers in a food forest

Bluenose Academy 18 Tannery Road, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada

“Learn how to plant shrub, perennial and low layers in a food forest in this FREE hands-on Learn & Work Party. Physical challenge level: medium-high More details and free registration (required) at Eventbrite:https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/868460006257?aff=oddtdtcreator Food forests have been used to grow food by many indigenous cultures around the world for hundreds of years or more, and […]

Free

Chester Playhouse present A Beginner’s Guide to the Night Sky

Chester Playhouse 22 Pleasant Street, Chester, NS

“A beautiful, moving, and heartfelt play,  A Beginner’s Guide to the Night Sky takes place in an astronomy class, and moves through music, memory, and magic to teach us about what we can see from our tiny place in the universe.”

$30

IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer’s 

Flourish Seniors Centre  678 LaHave St, Bridgewater NS

“The Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia is thrilled to announce that our largest annual, nation-wide, fundraiser is back as an exciting in-person event this year! The 2024 IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer’s will be held in regions across the province on Sunday May 26, 2024. IMPORTANT DETAILS BELOW: Location: Flourish Seniors Centre 678 LaHave St, […]

Free

The Butterflyway Project: Start your own pollinator garden

Bluenose Academy 18 Tannery Road, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada

“FREE workshop: Learn about the Butterflyway Project, native pollinator habitats, and get help starting your own. Free seeds! Physical challenge level: easy More details and free registration (required) at Eventbrite:https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/868479153527?aff=oddtdtcreator The Butterflyway Project is a citizen-led movement growing highways of habitat for bees and butterflies across Canada. Wild pollinators such as butterflies and bees are […]

Free

Create a naturalized rain garden

Bluenose Academy 18 Tannery Road, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada

“Learn how to create a rain garden with moisture-loving native plants. in this FREE hands-on Learn & Work Party. Physical challenge level: medium-high More details and free registration (required) at Eventbrite:https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/868444078617?aff=oddtdtcreator Presented by Rosmarie Lohnes, CEO, Helping Nature Heal, Nova Scotia’s premiere ecological restoration company. Gain know-how and experience while helping the Food Forest build […]

Free

Caledonia Show at Broad Cove Hall

Broad Cove Community Hall 7147 Hwy 331, Broad Cove, NS, Canada

The guys from Caledonia are back for their first public show in over a decade! This isn’t a relaunch for careers’ sake. It’s a group of old friends getting together to play music. $20 cash at the door. To manage capacity, register via eventbrite to reserve a spot. Doors open @ 7pm. Show starts @ 8pm (seriously).

$20

Chester Playhouse presents The Halifax Camerata Singers

Chester Playhouse 22 Pleasant Street, Chester, NS

This Father’s Day, join us for an inspiring and beautiful concert featuring Atlantic Canada’s premier chamber choir, Halifax Camerata Singers! This concert showcases the breadth of Camerata’s expressive capabilities, from Monteverdi and Brahms to Sherryl Sewepagaham and Stephen Sondheim.  Featuring Paul John Rudoi’s song cycle The Wind’s True Song as well as works for clarinet and […]

$35