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WELLNESS CHECK FOR SCHOOL ENTRY 2017

Do you or someone you know have a child born between
January 1, 2012 and December 31, 2012?

If you do, register now for
WELLNESS CHECK FOR SCHOOL ENTRY 2017

This FREE wellness check is taking place this fall. It provides speech, hearing, vision, dental and other developmental screening for children
2-3 years old who will start school in 2017. Parents will also receive information packages about healthy development and ways to better prepare children for school. The check is open to families with children who will be attending elementary schools in the Mount Uniacke and West Hants areas and

HARVEST FROM THE SEA – JOIN US FOR LUNCH……

Where: Church of the Holy Spirit, 1231 Hwy #1, LAKELANDS

CHURCH

When: OCT 17, 2015 from 11 am-1pm

Lunch: Fish Cakes, Homemade Beans, Brown Bread, Dessert, Tea and coffee.

Cost : $10 per person-children under 5 Free
LEAVES

5TH ANNUAL NICKEL AND SILENT AUCTION

This year the Legion is happy to announce a change to our Nickel Auction.
As we have had a lot of higher end items donated we are having a Silent Auction incorporated into the Nickel Auction. We will also be including gift cards in our Lotto Tree Sraw.
As always, we will be having a 50/50 draw and the ever-popular Bake Table – and there are some very delicious items to be had from the kitchen.
We would like to ask that, if possible, you would consider donating a gently-used item to the Nickel Auction. You can drop the

MOUNT UNIACKE CLEAN-UP PARTY (MUC-UP) SPRING 2015

The community of Mount Uniacke and Lakelands has taken trash to task and this past spring completed a third successful litter clean-up of the roadsides and ditches along a 12 km portion of the Evangeline Trail (Highway 1), as part of the Nova Scotia Adopt-A-Highway program. In three years, we have collected over five tons of litter! Almost 40 volunteers mustered at the Fire Hall on a rainy June morning and received orientation and a safety briefing before setting out. Most returned to the Hall for a brief presentation regarding the importance of clean water and

FUNG LOY KOK TAOIST TAI CHI

12-week beginners’ course starts Thursday, September 3
3pm at Acadia Hall,
650 Sackville Drive,
Lower Sackville.
First class is FREE.
902-422-8142
lowersackville.ns@taoist.org; www.taoist.org

CANADIAN DIABETES

The Diabetes Clothesline has opened a Clothing Donation Centre in Dartmouth. We also offer household pickups in Windsor, Mt. Uniacke, and Upper Sackville (among other places in NS).
To schedule a pickup, customers can call 1-800-505-5525.
All proceeds go to the Canadian Diabetes Association.

DARTMOUTH HANDCRAFTERS GUILD CHRISTMAS CRAFT SHOW 2015

DARTMOUTH HANDCRAFTERS GUILD CHRISTMAS CRAFT SHOW 2015
Dartmouth Sportsplex
110 Wyse Rd, Dartmouth
Oct 23 12:00PM-9:00PM
Oct 24 10:00AM-8:00PM
Oct 25 10:00AM-4:00PM

Admission $5.00 pass good for entire weekend, 2 for the price of 1 admission from 5-8PM on Sat Oct 24
Non Profit, Juried Crafts.
Visit our web site: www.handcraftersguild.ca

UNIACKE & DISTRICT VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

Uniacke and District Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting an open house with lots of activities to coincide with Fire Prevention Week which runs from October 4 – 10, 2015. This year’s fire prevention night and open house will be held on Tuesday, October 6 starting at 7:00 pm. Come one, come all, for a chance to meet your local firefighters, see some demos, have some snacks and win some prizes. Look for more details in the next Newsletter and on our website www.uniackefire.ca
This year’s theme is “Hear the Beep Where You Sleep. Every Bedroom

GIRL GUIDES OF CANADA – TRI WATERS AREA

Tri Waters Area is looking for
Girl members and Leaders

Bedford-Sackville-Mount Uniacke-Fall River-Beaver Bank

GIRL GUIDES OF CANADA
GUIDES DU CANADA
Register online
girlguides.ca
1-800-565-8111
For more information email:
Tri-waters@girlguides.ns.ca

SCOUTING NEWS

REGISTRATION for 2015-16
Mt. Uniacke Fire Hall
Wednesday, September 9, 2015;
6:30 – 8:00 pm
$190.00/Visa, Master Card, cash
OR
Register online at www.myscouts.ca

Bottle Drive for SCOUTING
Saturday, October 17, 2015
FOR PICK-UP CALL Matt at 902-866-6374, or Wayne at 902-866-0245
OR drop bottles off at Sackville Bottles & Recycling or
Fader’s Bottle Exchange and donate the refund to UNIACKE SCOUTING.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT