Cape Breton Community Calendar Events August 12-18

The Cape Breton Community Calendar is a public service listing of community events sponsored by non-profit groups. It will appear weekly on Fridays and the submission deadline is the previous Wednesday at noon, but to ensure proper early publication, submit reviews at least two weeks before the event. Limit ads to 30 words or less. Email your event to [email protected]

Friday August 12

BOISDALE

8 p.m., The Boisdale Serenity AA group will meet at St. Andrews Church, 2767 Bourinot Rd.

ICE BAY

From 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Glace Bay Library, 143 Commercial Street, will be open.

8 p.m. Alano AA group will meet at the back of 10 McKeen St.

NEW WATERFORD

The New Waterford Credit Union Art Gallery presents the watercolor exhibition ‘Landscape Escapes’ by local artist Patsy MacKinnon, CSPWC, during regular opening hours.

SYDNEY

10:30 a.m. Acceptance Al-Anon AFG will meet at the Sydney Salvation Army Community Church, 55 Inglis Street.

SYDNEY RIVER

8 p.m., The Westside AA group will meet at the Spanish River Seniors Building, 1840 Kings Rd.

Saturday August 13

ICE BAY

From 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Glace Bay Library, 143 Commercial Street, will be open.

JOHNSTOWN

Johnstown Landing Artisan & Farmers Outdoor Market directly across from Johnstown Parish Hall, 15290 Highway 4.

NEW WATERFORD

8 p.m. The Arcano AA group will meet at 401 Ling St.

SYDNEY

11 a.m. The Way of Life AA group will meet at the Salvation Army, Inglis Street.

Sunday August 14

ICE BAY

11 a.m. The Alano AA group will hold a meeting at the back of 10 McKeen St.

2:00 p.m., the annual Sunday service of the Saint-Antoine cemetery will be celebrated in the cemetery (weather permitting, alternation in the Holy Cross Church). Welcome to all. Barbecue after the service. Please take your own chair.

8 p.m. The Alano AA group will hold a meeting at the back of 10 McKeen St.

GRAND MIRA SOUTH

11 a.m. Mass at the parish cemetery of Sainte-Marguerite will be held at the parish cemetery. If the weather is not ideal, mass will be held in the church. Everyone is welcome.

MEMBERTOU

8 p.m., the HOW AA group will meet at 3 Kateri St.

SYDNEY MINES

11 a.m. Sydney Mines AA group will meet at 55 King St.

Monday August 15

ESKASONI

8 p.m. Praying Hands AA group will meet at 70 Gabriel Street (Mi’kmaw Lodge).

ICE BAY

From 12:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., the Glace Bay Library, 143 Commercial Street, will be open.

8 p.m., the Reserve Midway AA group will meet at 10 McKeen St.

NEW WATERFORD

The New Waterford Credit Union Art Gallery presents the watercolor exhibition ‘Landscape Escapes’ by local artist Patsy MacKinnon, CSPWC, during regular opening hours.

10:30 a.m. Arcano AA group will meet at 401 Ling St.

SYDNEY

1 p.m., CB Duplicate Bridge Club at Club 55. Beginners with instruction and play; instructor Mr. Osyany. $5 for members; $6 for non-members.

7 p.m., Toastmasters meet online every Monday. For more information and how to register, call or text 902-565-7552.

7 p.m., CB Duplicate Bridge Club at Club 55 for an ABL-sanctioned game. Must have a partner. $5 for members; $6 for non-members.

SYDNEY RIVER

11 a.m. Al-Anon Friendship AFG will meet at the Spanish River Seniors Club, 1840 Kings Rd.

Tuesday August 16

ICE BAY

From 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., the Glace Bay Library, 143 Commercial Street, will be open.

11:30 a.m., Al-Anon Hope for Today AFG will meet at Unity Club, Rear 14 McKeen St.

IONA

7:00 p.m. The Iona Big Book AA group will meet at Iona Parish Hall, adjacent to Iona Church.

LOUISBOURG

8:00 p.m. The Louisbourg Group AA group will meet at the United Church Hall, 7532 Main Street.

MEMBERTOU

7 p.m., The Women in Flight AA group will meet at the Seniors Center.

NEW WATERFORD

The New Waterford Credit Union Art Gallery presents the watercolor exhibition ‘Landscape Escapes’ by local artist Patsy MacKinnon, CSPWC, during regular opening hours.

7 p.m., Al-Anon New Waterford AFG will meet at AA Halls, 401 Ling St.

NORTH OF SYDNEY

8 p.m., The Lifeline AA group will meet at St. Joseph’s Church, 34 Archibald Avenue.

SYDNEY

11 a.m., The 12 & 12 AA group will meet at St. Theresa’s Church, 381 Whitney Ave.

1pm, CB Duplicate Bridge Club at Club 55 for a casual game. No partner required and a chance to play with an advanced player. $5 for members; $6 for non-members.

8 p.m., The Ashby AA group will meet at St. Theresa’s Church, 381 Whitney Ave.

Wednesday August 17

ESKASONI

8 p.m. Praying Hands AA group will meet at 70 Gabriel Street (Mi’kmaw Lodge).

ICE BAY

From 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., the Glace Bay Library, 143 Commercial Street, will be open.

11 a.m. The Alano AA group will hold a meeting at the back of 10 McKeen St.

MEMBERTOU

8 p.m., the HOW AA group will meet at 3 Kateri St.

NEW WATERFORD

The New Waterford Credit Union Art Gallery presents the watercolor exhibition ‘Landscape Escapes’ by local artist Patsy MacKinnon, CSPWC, during regular opening hours.

8 p.m. The Arcano AA group will meet at 401 Ling St.

SYDNEY

11 a.m. Way of Life AA group will meet on zoom at 323-274-6717 (pw1212).

Noon, Al-Anon Sydney Noontime AFG will meet at Bethel Presbyterian, 9 Brookland St.

8 p.m., Women’s Gamblers Anonymous, St. Theresa’s Parish Hall. Please use the Ashby Road entrance.

Thursday August 18

ICE BAY

From 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., the Glace Bay Library, 143 Commercial Street, will be open.

7 p.m., Al-Anon Passchendaele AFG will meet at Unity Club, Rear 14 McKeen St.

MEMBERTOU

8:30 p.m., The Membertou AA group will meet at 3 Kateri Street.

NEW WATERFORD

The New Waterford Credit Union Art Gallery presents the watercolor exhibition ‘Landscape Escapes’ by local artist Patsy MacKinnon, CSPWC, during regular opening hours.

2 p.m., cribbage game sponsored by the Army, Navy, and Air Force at 495 Smith St.

SYDNEY

11 a.m., the Friends of Bill AA group will meet at St. Theresa’s Church, 381 Whitney Ave.

1:00 p.m., ACBL-sanctioned CB Duplicate Bridge Club game. No partner required. Must present proof of double vaccination. $5 for members; $6 for non-members.

7:00 p.m., Al-Anon Courage To Change AFG will meet at St. Theresa Parish Center, Side Door Downstairs, 285 St. Peters Rd.

SYDNEY MINES

6-8 p.m., Before You Go book launch, hosted by Sydney Mines author Alex Cormier, 6 Brooklyn Ave. Books will be available for purchase. Cold drinks and sweets.

7 p.m., Al-Anon Harmony AFG will meet at 1 Cottage St.

8 p.m. Sydney Mines AA group will meet at 55 King St.

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