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October 2022

The Stampeders In Concert

October 15, 2022 @ 7:30 pm

‘They're on their way, to the city lights’ ... and, THE predominant Canadian Rock ‘n’ Roll band of the 1970s – The Stampeders – are bringing along all their classic hits: Wild Eyes, Carry Me, Oh My Lady, Devil You, Monday Morning Choo Choo, Minstrel Gypsy, Hit the Road Jack and, of course, the quintessential Canadian – and Hall of Fame – song, Sweet City Woman! A veritable soundtrack to a whole generation that will ‘carry you home’ ... maybe…

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29th Annual Walk/Run for the Cobequid Community Health Centre

October 16, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
cobequid centre, 40 Freer Ln
Lower Sackville, NS B4C 0A2 Canada

Welcome to the 29th Annual Walk Run!  This year... in person!  We cannot wait to see all of your smiling faces! However, if you are not ready to come back in person, sign up for the virtual event, you may participate on your own schedule between October 16th, 2022 to November 4,  2022, to be part of our official event. Warm up starts at 1:15, Walk starts at 1:30pm   (Ends around 3:30) Over the past 28 years, the Walk Run…

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October 28, 2022

Today is a day to recognize and celebrate the artists, the scientists and the technicians behind animated art including animated movies. Created by the International Animated Film Association (Association Internationale du Film d'Animation) in 2002, the unofficial holiday commemorates the day in 1892 when Charles-Emile Reynaud’s Theatre Optique made its first public appearance at the Grevin Museum in Paris, France. Theatre Optique or Optical Theater was a machine that used a projector and mirrors to create images on a screen.…

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November 2022

Derek Edwards – ‘In Praise of the Ostrich’

November 12, 2022 @ 7:30 pm

With ‘In Praise of the Ostrich’ Derek Edwards moseys back into town on horse-drawn comedy wagon; a searing meander down life’s twisting trails, steered effortfully by this 30-year veteran. He returns with a payload of blissfully funny personal stories – a cacophony of shenanigans – set to tickle the ribs and warm the heart. With an easy conversational style, Derek reluctantly pulls his head out of the sand and launches into commentary on the influx of pot stores, self-driving cars,…

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Birthday – ALDO NOVA (66)

November 13, 2022

Aldo Nova (born Aldo Caporuscio on November 13, 1956) is a Canadian guitarist, keyboardist, vocalist, songwriter, and producer. Nova initially gained fame with his self-titled debut album Aldo Nova in 1982 which climbed to Billboard's number 8 position, and its accompanying single, "Fantasy", which climbed to number 23 on the Billboard Hot 100. Nova produced some early Celine Dion albums. He co-wrote the hit song, "A New Day Has Come" for Dion, and has been featured playing guitar, synthesizer, and…

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November 16, 2022

On November 16, 1974, John Lennon was at No.1 in the US singles chart with 'Whatever Gets You Through The Night.' Elton John played on the session and made a deal with Lennon that if the song reached No.1, Lennon would have to appear on stage live with Elton. Lennon kept his side of the deal and appeared live with Elton on the glittering stage of Madison Square Garden. They played three songs together: ‘I Saw Her Standing There,’ ‘Lucy…

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Birthday – GORDON LIGHTFOOT (84)

November 17, 2022

Gordon Meredith Lightfoot Jr. CC OOnt (born November 17, 1938) is a Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist who achieved international success in folk, folk-rock, and country music. He is credited with helping to define the folk-pop sound of the 1960s and 1970s. He is often referred to as Canada's greatest songwriter and is known internationally as a folk-rock legend. Several of Lightfoot's albums achieved gold and multi-platinum status internationally. His songs have been recorded by renowned artists such as Elvis Presley,…

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Birthday – JOE WALSH (75)

November 20, 2022

Joseph Fidler Walsh (born November 20, 1947) is an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter. In a career spanning more than 50 years, he has been a member of three successful rock bands: James Gang, Eagles, and Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band. Walsh has also experienced success both as a solo artist and as a prolific session musician, being featured on a wide array of other artists' recordings. In 2011, Rolling Stone placed him at the No. 54 spot…

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January 2023

Rod Stewart – Special Edition of the 70’s @ 7 and 80’s @ 8

January 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

January 10, 2023 Rod Stewart turns 78. We are celebrating with a special edition of the 70’s @ 7 and 80’s @ 8. A full hour of his best from the 70’s followed by an hour of his best from the 80’s

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RV Show & Sale

January 19 - January 22

Atlantic Canada's largest RV show and sale returns to the Halifax Exhibition Centre! A favorite of RV enthusiasts from across the region. Big or small, this show has it all – with something for every taste and budget.

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