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Canada 150 Community Celebrations

Do you have a Canada 150 event/activity to include in the Amherst & Area Canada 150 celebrations? Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 902-667-3352 to help spread the word and get featured on the Canada 150 Calendar!

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Housing Nova Scotia Application

Are you aware that Housing Nova Scotia offers programs throughout Nova Scotia which help keep low and modest income homeowners in their own homes?

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Housing Nova Scotia Application

Are you aware that Housing Nova Scotia offers programs throughout Nova Scotia which help keep low and modest income homeowners in their own homes, and in the communities they've helped to build, for as long as they can? Our goal is to help eligible families, seniors and persons with disabilities make their homes safer and more accessible.

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CJSMA Solid Waste - Now a Mobile App & Online Tool!

CJSMA has launched a mobile and online solid waste tool which allows residents to sign up for curbside collection reminders.  Search "Cumberland County Solid Waste" in the App Store and never forget your garbage day again! If you are not a cell phone user visit www.cjsma.ns.ca.

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'A'... Place to Play - Outdoor Skating

The ‘A’ team is excited to announce the opening of “A” Place to Play – Outdoor Skating Surface in Downtown Amherst. The new ice surface is located between Victoria and Electric Street on the Kim Maddison (Atlantic Smile Dentistry) property with parking available off Maple Street. 

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Remembrance Day Ceremony

“Amherst Remembers”

Parade and ceremony on Friday, November 11 at 11am in Victoria Square. Following the service at the cenotaph, this year's wreath laying will be held at Trinity-St. Stephen's United Church. Everyone is encouraged to attend - Lest We Forget.

Click here to view "Amherst Remembers" Presentation

Battle of the Border Games

A pair of Maritime prep schools will bring their hockey teams to Amherst this weekend to showcase their players for fans and scouts.

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