Live & Local-------The Tide's Community Calendar

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 06:00

The Blacks Harbour Fire Department is recruiting firefighters and accountability personnel. If you want to do something important for your community, and are willing to take on a challenging opportunity, being a volunteer firefighter or Accountability officer may be the opportunity for you. For more information, call Chief Shaw at 456-4877.

April 29th
A soil and garden class with Mark Fulford will be held Saturday, April 29th, at the Washington County Community College Lecture Hall. Located on River Road in Calais, from 9-3pm. There is no charge, donations are welcome. Bring you lunch. For more information call 454-3364.

April 29
A fundraising spaghetti dinner and dessert will be held at the Kirk McColl United Church Hall on Saturday, APril 29th, at 5:30pm. All funds will go to support Tammy McLaughlin (Dempsey), who is dealing with serious health issues and is unable to work. Tickets are $10 per person, and you must get your tickets in advance, available at Stuart's Gifts, the St. Stephen Middle School Office, or at the Kirk McColl. There will also be a silent auction and a freewill donation. For more information call 962-1630.

April 28-30
The Honeydale Pentecostal Church is holding a Honeydale Explosion. Special services will be held Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, April 28th to the 30th. Light refreshments will follow each service.

April 30th
There will be a gospel concert at 6:30pm at the Brockway Union Chruch. Good music, door prizes and a lunch to follow. Everyone welcome. For more info, call 466-5415.

April 30
A retirement celebration in honor of Reverand Gordon and Anne Cooke will be held Sunday, April 30th, to thank them for their many years of dedication to the Sea View Full Gospel Church. The celebration will begin at 10:30am during morning service, with an Open House from 12:30-2pm in the church dining hall. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. For more information call 755-3592.

St. Patrick's Hall in St. Stephen will hold a Flea Market every Saturday in May (except May 13th) from 9-2pm. Located at 407 Milltown Blvd. For more information call Barry at 466-1318.

May 2, 9, 16
Come and play 45's at the Dewolfe Hall. Held on Tuesdays, May 2nd, 9th, and 16th. Cost is $4. Light refreshments will be available. For more information call 466-1576.

May 3
Gore Farm is hosting a Gardening Workshop at Ganong Nature Park, on Wednesday evening, May 3rd, from 6-8pm. Learn about what veggies we should be growing and how to grow them. Admission is $5 for non-members, free for members. For more information call 467-9905.

May 6
The St. Croix Vocational Center will hold their annual Spring Craft Fair on Saturday, May 6th, at the St. Stephen Legion, 43 Queen Street, from 10-3pm. Lots of local vendors with crafts, beauty products, baked goods, and lots more. And you'll have the chance to win $50 in Craft Cash - money you can spend with vendors at the craft fair. Proceeds will go to help the Vocational Center purchase their new cargo van. For more information, call 466-4977.

May 6th
Clean-Up Day at the Bocabec Cemetary will be held Saturday, May 6th, starting at 8am. Rain date will be following Saturday, May 13th.

May 6th
The Spring Clean Up at the Oak Bay Rural Cemetary will be Saturday, May 6th, beginning at 8am, and they are in need of volunteers. Rain date of
May 13th. Bring a rake if you can, any donation to help with the upkeep of the cemetary is greatly appreciated. For more information call Linda at 466-5128.

May 6th
The Calais Lioness Club will be hosting their annual giant yard sale, Saturday, May 6th, from 8-12noon eastern. The fundraiser will be held at the old Calaid High School on Washington Street, next to the Post Office. Something for everyone.

May 13th
Hubcap Promotions presents Lucien & Jimmy the Janitor, bringing their Full of Beans tour to the St. Stephen High School Friday, May 13th, starting at 7:30. Tickets are $25. Available at Stuart's Gifts, or online at Please bring a can of beans for the food bank. For more information call 1-888-855-8522. Proudly sponsored by 98.1 The Tide.

May 13th
The Passamaquoddy Children's Center is holding a fundraiser Yard Sale - Bake Sale - and BBQ, on Saturday May 13th, coinciding with the St. Andrews Town Wide Yard Sale. 73 Frederick Street, beginning at 8:30. They will also have facepainting, and a visit from Snorkel the Seal.

May 13th
Gospel singer Matt Linton will be performing in concert at the Second Baptist Church, on Saturday, May 13th. Located at 21 Church St in Calais, concert begins at 6:30 US time. A love offering will be taken. For more information call 454-4433.

June 2nd
98.1 The Tide is proud to be the official radio sponsor of the St. Stephen Relay for Life. Join us on June 2nd, from 6pm to 12midnight at the Relay for Life's new home, the Garcelon Civic Center. Live entertainment that night from The Boothill Band, Ron Hall, Dave Humphrey, 29 & Holding, and from Mark Downey and 98.1 The Tide.
If you would like to enter a team, participate as an individual, or volunteer, call Jeannine Fowler at 466-4794. Proceeds will go to support the Canadian Cancer Society. Any cancer survivors that would like to attend the Survivor's Dinner, please call Shirley Johnson at 466-2818.

June 3rd
98.1 The Tide presents Russell deCarle from Prairie Oyster, and his CD Release of "Alone in the Crowd" , Saturday, June 3rd, at the Garcelon Civic Center in St. Stephen. Featuring special guests Tyler Deveau and Eloie Richard. Doors open at 7:30, show starts at 8. Tickets are $20 in advance, or $25 at the door. Tickets are available at the Garcelon Civic Center, or by calling 467-3030.

June 10th
The Boys & Girls Club of Charlotte County are hosting the Ultimate Washer Tournament, a fundraiser on Saturday, June 10th, at the St. Stephen Ball Field and Legion. Pre-registration is required by June 9th. Food, drinks, and dancing to follow with DJ Bob Hamel. Entry fee is $40 per team. If your team raises more than $80 in pledges, your entry fee will be waived. Dance fee is $5. Pledge sheets are available at the Club. Must be 19 years of age or older. For more information call the B & G Club at 466-4300, or register by email at [email protected] .

Aug 4, 5, 6
The 2017 Rally in the St. Croix Valley is set for August 4th, 5th, and 6th, at the St. Stephen Legion. Featuring the Parade of Lights, vendors, live music, guided ride, poker run, show and shine, beer garden, and the Elimination Draw. 1st prize: choose between a 2017 Harley Davidson Road King or a 2017 Polaris 900 Side by Side. 2nd prize $1000, 3rd prize is a Harley jacket at $200 cash. Only 800 tickets sold. All draw proceeds benefit veterans charities. For tickets, call 754-5348.