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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.

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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.

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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.

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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!

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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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