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Saturday, August 19, 2017

27th Annual Feis an Eilein (Tue. 15 Aug, 2017 9:00 am - Sat. 19 Aug, 2017 5:00 pm)

27TH ANNUAL FÉIS AN EILEIN

AUGUST 15-19, 2017

Féis an Eilein is a community-based festival designed to promote the Gaelic language and culture of our area through educational and social activities for people of all ages. Christmas Island is home to the first Féis held outside of Scotland. Friends, relatives, and visitors from near and far come to the Féis each year. If you have even a little of the Gàidhlig we invite you to use it during our events!

If you have even a little of the Gàidhlig we invite you to use it during our events! Visit our website for updated event info.

www.feiseilein.ca

 

Louisbourg Race Through Time (Sat. 19 Aug, 2017 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

* Saturday, August 19th at the George D. Lewis School, Louisbourg

* 8 Mile Road Race

* Starts at 6:00pm

* Pre-registration deadline: Monday, August 14th – after this date a $10.00 late fee will apply. Register online at www.raceroster.com until Friday, August 18th at noon

* This race will be a Chip Timed event (Limitless Race Timing).

* Note: there will be No Race Day Registration this year!! Also, we will be capping our registration at 225 runners due to space limitations!

* Registration Fees: $30.00 (Run NS members receive a $5.00 discount); Fee includes a spaghetti & meatball dinner at the Post Race Reception. Additional meal tickets can be purchased @ $10.00 each.

* All runners will receive a t-shirt.

* Awards & dinner to follow the race at the school beginning at approx. 7:45pm.

* For more info: Contact Cindy Hynes at (902) 733-2351 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Calvin Pitcher at (902) 733-2678 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

* www.louisbourgrace.com

Louisbourg Shark Fishing Derby (Sat. 19 Aug, 2017 4:00 am - 4:00 pm)

* Saturday, August 19th on the Louisbourg Waterfront!

* In case of inclement weather this event will be held on Sunday, August 20th.

* The derby will take place from 4:00am – 4:00pm.

* All registrations must be done in person at Mullins Rite Stop, (4320 Louisbourg Highway, Albert Bridge)

* Come out & enjoy a fun-filled day of shark fishing followed by an awards banquet with a hot meal provided for participants.

* For more information please email us at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Neighbourhood Party - CB Regional Library (Sat. 19 Aug, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Join library staff for a neighbourhood party!

Sydney Credit Union Parking Lot (off Bentinck Street)

Sat. Aug. 19th  (10 am - 12 noon)

Loads of fun activities, including side walk chalk drawing, washer toss, jumps ropes, parachutes, snacks and more!!

Everyone welcome!

Thanks!  Another chance to use our new Be Fit Kits!

All the best,

Chris and Tara

Chris Thomson and Tara MacNeil
Cape Breton Regional Library, Programs and Events
50 Falmouth St, Sydney, NS B1P 6X9
902-562-3279
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www.cbrl.ca

 

 

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