Feb 24 2014
Clara Hughes is a six-time Olympic medallist and the national spokesperson for the Bell Let's Talk mental health initiative. On March 14, 2014, Clara will begin Clara’s Big Ride for Bell Let’s Talk to help end the stigma around mental illness.
95 community visits
The Shannon Studio will be the setting at 6:30 p.m., April 17 to meet and to greet Clara, and to invite the community into the mental health conversation. Clara will share her own story of mental health challenges.
Tickets are available at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre ($10.00) or online at Online Ticket Sales
. All proceeds will be donated to SAERC Youth Centre Advisory Committee. Light refreshments will be served.For further information, please contact the Recreation Department at 625-2591.
Mar 7 2014
Please note all regularly scheduled Public Skates are cancelled during the tournament and will be replaced by Free Skates which are listed on the March Break Flyer at www.townofporthawkesbury.ca The 34th Annual Port Hawkesbury Paper Hockey Tournament kicks off on Fri. March 7th, 1pm at the PHCC. See full schedule for both the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre and the Richmond Arena below.
Mar 7 2014
The Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre has been delivering top quality entertainment, sport, social and business events for ten years. From headlining concerts to international hockey and curling events with impressive conferences and special occasions the Civic Centre has become a gathering place and a source of pride for all of us. It all starts and ends with you. Ten years ago if you did not have the opportunity to participate in the 'Take A Seat' program...now is your chance. For five hundred dollars your name will be added to the recognition wall. Call the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre for details.
The Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre is centrally located for meetings, conferences and events. We offer the highest quality meeting rooms, complimentary wireless connectivity, and are able to accommodate groups of all sizes.
Our in-house catering can be designed to suit your meeting needs, with accommodations within easy walking distance.
Please review our facilities, and contact us to explore how our experienced staff can help you plan your meeting.
The Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre is a state of the art facility serving residents, tourists, and the business community of Port Hawkesbury, NS, Canada and the surrounding area. The Centre is a truly 'green building' that utilizes design and construction innovations to make it more efficient and easier on the environment and its users.
Please review our website, and be sure to take some time to check out our facilities, events, amenities, services and contact us to explore how we can help you!
Are you proud of your fibrework and want to show it off? Do you have an interest in educating thepublic about the exciting avenues pursued by fibre artists?
The planning committee of the J. Franklin Wright Gallery shares these goals and hopes that you will let us exhibit your best work. The Show provides opportunities for both amateurs and professionals,
with categories for quilting, weaving, felting, rug hooking, knitting, spinning, and needlework. The entries are not juried. All entries following the guidelines in the prospectus are exhibited; however, they will be judged to award the prizes. The show is sponsored by the J. Franklin Wright Gallery. As part of this show we will be offering the following:
Fibre artists will be invited to teach classes at the Civic Centre during the time of the show.
For the duration of the show, we will also run demonstrations on a weekly basis to enhance the public
awareness of fibre arts.
Since many visit the Civic Centre for sporting, cultural and meeting events, we will provide an opportunity to offer your entry for sale.
Registrations are due on or before January 17, 2014. (Don’t wait until the last moment, please.)
Entries are due on January 23, 2014. The exhibit will run from January 27 to March 14, 2014.
The Annual Strait Richmond Minor Hockey tournament returns for its 34th year, thanks to its sponsor, Port Hawkesbury Paper. Trevor Wilkie, President of Strait Richmond Minor Hockey and Chair of the tournament looks forward to the event: “Over 1000 kids and their families will be in the Richmond Arena and the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre celebrating hockey, and spending part of their March break in our community”
Port Hawkesbury Paper Manager Marc Dube is proud to be the sponsor of the tournament:
“This is a hockey and sporting community and Port Hawkesbury Paper is proud to support kids from our region and all over Nova Scotia come here to enjoy our facilities; our hospitality and to have fun playing Canada’s game.
If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Trevor Wilkie at (902) 587-2094 or email at email@example.com.
Join Barb MacIntyre on Feb. 19 from 6:30-8:30pm for a two hour class to make a quilt block using the Crazy Quilt design. The class will be in the Arts & Crafts Room. All supplies will be provided including the machine with the fancy stitches. Also on display that evening will be the Diamond Daze Quilt. Classes for the Diamond Daze Quilt will be on Feb. 26, Mar. 5 & Mar. 12.Barb will also have on display the quilt that will be made during the upcoming Spring session.