November Events in Bear River

Throughout November – a display of Mi’kmaw baskets at the Bear River Museum at the Oakdene Centre. Come see the ash splint hat that holds a surprise inside and view a wonderful tea set. Hours are Wed. Sat. and Sunday. 10 am to 4 pm. admission $2

Tuesday Nov.13 – 3 to 7 pm, Annapolis Regional Library grand opening of  “Satellite Library Services in Bear River.” Children’s storytime at 5pm. Cake and refreshments served. @ the Oakene Centre. Patrons can pick up books they have requested, return items, and browse for great books to read and movies to watch.  Library patrons can search the online catalogue of over 200,000 items to request materials or call toll-free 1-866-922-0229 ext 234 and get help with your reading needs! 

Nov. 15 – 7 pm It’s Time to Raise the Roof! A gala event will be held at the Bear River Fire Hall to raise money for repairs to the Greenland Church. Auctioneer Tilly will be selling homemade baked goods, furniture, art, home decor, gift certificates and much more. Lots of music, fun and surprises. Starts at 7 pm. call 467-3301 for more info.


Sat Nov. 17 –  9:30 am – Bear River Legion. Annual Xmas Bazaar – gifts, baked goods and more. Seafood chowder,  lasagna and hotdogs at 11, To rent a table call Donna @ 467-3332

Sat Nov. 17 – 4 pm -8 pm @ Oakdene Centre – Multi-Cultural Showcase of Sharing Music and potluck!
4 pm- Potluck Supper
5 pm- Drum-Making Presentation with Holly Meuse who will show everyone how she makes a traditional drum
5:45 pm-Smudge Presentation – How we smudge, why we smudge, what herbs we use when smudging. Everyone who wants to be smudged, can be smudged at this time.
6:15 pm-8 pm- Multicultural Music – a variety of music ranging from First Nation Traditional Drumming, Blues, Country, Acadian, etc.
For more information, contact Wanda @    467-0356

Sat Nov. 17 –  6:30 pm – Murder Mystery Dinner Theater at the Forrester’s Hall in Clementsvale. sponsored by the Clementsvale and Area Recreation Commission. couples $35./singles $20. Advance tickets only. Contact Darlene @467-3250.

Saturday November 24th.

Sat Nov 24 – 9am  – 4 pm – Holiday Spirit Craft Show @ The Rebekah – over 40 fine crafts and arts vendors with hand-made treasures.

Sat Nov 24 – 1 pm – 3 pm – Children’s’ Christmas Craft-making afternoon (parents not required to stay)@ the Bear River museum at the Oakdene Centre. $5 Ages 5 and up. Contact Louis 467-1211 or 467-0142

Sat Nov 24 Bear River Fire Department Turkey Supper with dessert and drink, starting at 5. Adults  $10, children $5.00

Through Nov 30 – Annual Christmas Pudding Sale. -Gift wrapped, approx. 1 lb each. Proceeds to Grace United Church $10.  Order yours through Pat 245-5917 or Marlene 245-6752




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