The Park Bench Players are a national award winning theatre group of individuals who live with mental illness. They share a powerful story of hope, courage and resilience in living with mental illness. The show takes place at the Amherst Regional High School on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017. Doors open at 6pm, show starts at 7pm. Admission is FREE, donations accepted in support of the continued efforts of this message.
TD Tree Day - Saturday September 23, 9-12 noon at Lions Park. Help us go green. Great family activity. Volunteer sign up & more info at tdtreedays.com.
Mark the date! World Jr A Hockey Challenge - Canada vs Russia, Friday December 8th, 7:30 pm at the Amherst Stadium. Ticketing & volunteer details to be announced. Go Canada Go!
The Town of Amherst is pleased to continue the NO Fee Youth Ice Rental Pilot Project into the 2017-18 ice season. Believed to be the first initiative of its kind in Nova Scotia, the project aims to increase participation, physical activity and affordability in youth programs such as Figure Skating, Minor Hockey and Public Skating by reducing barriers through reduced registration and user fees.