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Amherst Athletics will host Baseball Nova Scotia 15U Provincial Qualifier Tournament August 4,5 & 6 at the Robb Complex. Joining the host Athletics, will be Hammonds Plains, Bridgewater, Halifax, & East Hants. All games are scheduled to be played on the Dwight Jones Field. . #seewhyweloveit

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Three public information sessions are being offered to gather input from citizens regarding an Off Leash Dog Park. Everyone’s input will be encouraged and welcomed as part of the process. All sessions will be held at the Community Credit Union Business Innovation Centre at 5 Ratchford Street. Dates are August 8 from 12-2pm (Lunch and Learn), August 17 and September 7 from 7-9pm. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 667-3352

Help make Amherst a great place to live, work and play! AYTC is recruiting members for the 2017-18 year and are looking for interested youth in grades 7-12 to submit an expression of interest!  Deadline for all applications is September 21st by 3:30pm. If you have any questions please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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In honour of the late Dwight Jones, the Town of Amherst will proclaim Wednesday August 9th Dwight Jones Day. Events across the community August 9th include the Junior Golf Invitational at the Amherst Golf Club, Music in Victoria Square, First Baptist Church BBQ, and official dedication of the Dwight Jones Field at the Robb Complex followed by a fireworks show over the marsh at dusk. Follow the Town of Amherst Facebook page for event updates, more details to come.