Get ready for a week of heart, culture & play! The 5th annual Amherst Winter Carnival FEB.12-18

The 5th annual Amherst Winter Carnival starts tomorrow, with a week full of opportunities to be active and healthy. Check out the highlights here:

February 14, 7:00 PM at the Community Credit Union Business Innovation Centre
Tickets: $15 includes dessert, tea, coffee. www.eventbrite.com and at the door

Overcome the Winter Blues: Sleep, Breathe, Detox
Friday, Feb. 15, 5:15 – 6:00 PM

Community Credit Union Business Innovation Centre – 5 Ratchford
presented by Stephanie Allen from Gateway Wellness & Leadership Development
Register at 902-694-3098

Learn to Sketch and Draw – $10
Feb. 12, 13, 14, or 15
10 AM – 2 PM

Focal Point Photography & Framing – 93 Victoria St. E.
Learn the basics of drawing from lines to highlights and shadows. Bring paper, pencil, eraser, ruler, draw board.
Register at 902-297-1033

Accelerate Your Potential and Elevate Your Success
Wed. Feb. 13, 3:00 – 4:30 PM

Community Credit Union Business Innovation Centre – 5 Ratchford
presented by Stephanie Allen from Gateway Wellness & Leadership Development
Register at 902-694-3098

Social Media Marketing for Small Businesses – $15
Fri. Feb. 15, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

ARC Social Media at Dayle’s Grand Market – 129 Victoria St. E.
Learn tips, tricks and tweaks!
Register at 902-669-3422

Celebrate Vincent Van Gogh
Art Exhibit
Sat. Feb. 16, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Cumberland Museum & Archives
150 Church St.

Hooking Owls with Logan – $59
Sat. Feb. 16, 1:00 PM
Deanne Fitzpatrick Studio – 33 Church St.
Includes kit and instruction for beginners and experienced hookers.
To register, call 1-800-328-7756

Maritime Story Telling Circle
Sat. Feb. 18, 6:00 – 8:00 PM

hosted by CFTA’s Norman Albert Code from “This is When”

 

Ode to Maud Lewis – $29.95
East Coast Art Party
Mon. Feb. 18, 6:30 PM

Old Warehouse Cafe – 4 Havelock
sara@eastcoastartparty.com


Visit

https://amherst.ca/recreation-department.html to download the full program, with times for free skates, senior activities, pickleball, youth games night, stick curling, tai chi, darts, curling, snow shoeing and LOTS more!

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