Gas up the car and get ready to hit the road along the Shore for a weekend packed with Christmas shopping, solar workshops, concerts, and a healing arts fair. Full details on the items with *** below are on the Cooperator’s calendar on the Internet. If you want to add an event, post it as a comment below, and go to the calendar page, click on “Post an Event” and add the details for your event.
Friday, November 17
***First night of the 28th Annual Seaside Christmas on the Shore, November 17, 18, and 19. Get your map and visit 18 locations for gifts, crafts, hot cider, and treats. Win prizes!
***ReNew Energy Workshop, The Deanery Project, Ship Harbour. Hands-on workshop on solar convection heating systems. 12-5PM. $10.
Christmas Tea and Sale, Jeddore United Baptist Church, 11AM-1PM, lunch $12 adults, $5 children.
Saturday, November 18
***Second Day of the 28th Annual Seaside Christmas on the Shore.
***Alternative Health and Healing Arts Fall Festival, St. Therese Community Centre, Grand Desert, 10-4.
***ReNew Energy Workshop, The Deanery Project, Ship Harbour, all-day (10am-4pm) workshop on all things solar and energy efficiency.
***Evening of Conversation with Spirit, St. Therese Community Centre, Grand Desert, 7pm-9pm, $20.
Musquodoboit Harbour Vendor and Craft Shore, Harbour Lites New Horizon Club, 167 Meaghers Grant Road, Musquodoboit Harbour, 9am-2pm
Mineville Christmas Fair, Lake Echo Fellowship Baptist Church, 17 Peter Court, Mineville, 9am-3pm
Lions Christmas Craft Sale, ERSC Bingo Hall, Musquodoboit Harbour, 8am-1pm
Benefit for Tom Jones, Sheet Harbour Lions Club, 8pm.
Candlelight Concert with Musical Friends, Memory Lane Heritage Village, Lake Charlotte, 5pm-7pm.
Sunday, November 19
***Third Day of the 28th Annual Seaside Christmas on the Shore.
***Local author and journalist John DeMontreads from his latest book The Long Way Home: A Personal History of Nova Scotia, Musquodoboit Valley Bicentennial Theatre, Middle Musquodoboit, 2pm-3:30pm.
***Bluegrass Coffee House, Middleton United Church, Middle Musquodoboit, 2pm-4:30pm.
***Group Gong Bath, St. Therese Community Centre, Grand Desert, 7pm-9pm, $35, students and seniors, $25.
Christmas at St. Denis, Annual Christmas Sing-a-Long, St. Denis Centre, East Ship Harbour, 2pm.
Candlelight Concert with Musical Friends, Memory Lane Heritage Village, Lake Charlotte, 5pm-7pm