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Monday, February 27th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: 6:30pm - Gaelic Classes for 10 weeks. [start Monday, Nov. 7th for 5 weeks, then resume Monday, Jan. 9th for 5 weeks.] Beginner/Intermediate 6:30 - 8:30 pm, Advanced 7:30 - 9:30 pm. @ $50 10 weeks. ] No charge for students & native speakers. [ call Beth 902- 871-2187] . Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Englishtown (Baile Nan Gall) House: 44667 Cabot Trail Road: 10am to noon - Conversational Gaelic Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic #2 ; 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. KOC: 31 Napean St.: 7pm to 9pm - Gaelic immersion classes for 10 weeks; @$ 50; presented by the Port Hawkesbury School of Gaelic [ George at 902-227-5208 ] all levels welcome Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit;

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Tuesday, February 28th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Ceilidh Country Lodge: 369 Shore Road: 902-295-3500: - our Circle of Friends, all welcome, bring your favorite instrument. Greenwood Manse: 97 Twining St.: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - 10 week Gaelic with Joyce MacDonald. No previous knowledge of Gaelic required. @ $10 per class Sponsored by Gaelic Agam with the support of the Office of Gaelic Affairs. Fàilte ro’n a h-uile duine. (All are welcome) [ joyce.macdonald@gmail.com ] Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE Chéticamp Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Conversational Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Halifax (Halafacs) Government house: 1451 Barrington St.: 902-424-7001: 7pm to 8:30pm - a performance by The Sanctified Brothers of their innovative and stirring gospel music, The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 2pm to 4pm - Caidreabh na Tì/Gaelic Tea and Social. in the Reception Centre FREE Only Gaelic will be spoken. Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 6pm to 9pm - music with Rob MacLean; Taco & tunes James McConnell Memorial Library: 50 Falmouth St.: 902-562-3161: 7pm to 9pm - Film Fest-The Sunjata Story: Glimpse of a Mande Epic http://globalmusics.ca Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: 2pm - Seniors Social; http://www.tasteofwinter.ca

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Wednesday, March 1st 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6:30pm to 8:30pm - with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Split Crow-Bar: 25 James St.: 902-863-1957: 9pm to 11:30pm - Antigonish Ladies Night f/Playboyz - 50 Shades Darker Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Red Fox Bar & Grill: 7071 Bayers Rd.: 902-455-0604: 9pm to 1am - Busker Wednesdays The Bus Stop Theatre: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: - The Art of Working While Black: An Art Exhibit of the Black exp Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Traditional Cape Breton Style Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner @ $11.99 Plus ANDREW DOYLE is playing from 7-11pm. FREE ADMISSION

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Thursday, March 2nd 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - beginner Gaelic Classes ; 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic with Mairi Britten; @ $ 60 for 8 weeks 902-968-0316 mairidannsa@gmail.com 7pm to 8pm - Step Dancing with Mairi Britton; intermediate & beginner [ corner of Main and Sydney [red door in back of building at 220 Main '; @$ 50 [ 8 classes ] [ mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0361 ] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Townhouse Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - live jazz Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 9pm - Garrett Mason + Noah Tye Inverness (An Sithean) Namara Club: 21 Varnier Lane: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE Mabou (An Drochaid) The Bridge - An Drochaid Museum: 11513 Main St.: 902-945-2311: - Winter Cape Breton Step Dancing Lessons; Please note : Children must be accompanied by an adult or guardian. Registration fee - 8 weeks - $100; Private- One on One lessons by Appointment - $20 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm - Beginners ages 7 and up. [ Instructor - Melody Cameron 902-945-2393 ] 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm - Intermediate & Advanced http://www.capebretonstepdance.com/ North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Community Hall: Hwy # 105: 7pm to 9pm - Square Dance Lessons ; For beginner to seasoned dancers. @ $5 per session. [ call Cathy at 902-800-0738 or Jim at 902-701-0601 ]. Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Cape Breton University-cafeteria: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: noon to 1pm - Gaelic conversation over lunch; Join Carmen MacArthur & Heather Sparling to practice your Gaelic or just listen in. Free. Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 8pm to 11pm - a musical showcase -open mic with Rob MacLean; come join in Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Truro Marigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: 7pm - A Marigold Variety Show; @$ 15; presented by the Cobequid Arts Council Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, March 3rd 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Split Crow-Bar: 25 James St.: 902-863-1957: 10pm - music every Friday nite; with Glen Aker, Carl Lavdadio & Chris Bjornson Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Benacadie town: 335 Benacadie: 10am to 3pm - Weekly Gaelic Immersions for 8 weeks; @ $ $80 for 8 sessions. Stacey MacLean: 902-622-2888 steiseag76@gmail.com. Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a maritime flair The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Are you Being Served Cape Breton?-dinner theatre; @$ 49 Halifax (Halafacs) Casino Nova Scotia -Harbourfront Lounge: 902-451-1221: 9pm - Music Nova Scotia-'Free music Friday; Presented by Music Nova Scotia, Casino Nova Scotia and 929 JACK FM Freeman's Little New York: 2017 Feb 18th to March 2nd-Fairview Winter Jamboree: 3671 Dutch Village Road: 902-429-0241: - 8pm to midnighth w/ Host Troy Arseneault & Lindsay Misiner Menz & Mollyz Bar: 2182 Gottingen St.: 10pm to 1am - The GetUP! and Mawiomi; @$ 5 The Bus Stop Theatre: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: - Groupthink Presented By Nostos Collectives The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - Cassie & Maggie-album launch concert in An Seanchai! ; @$ 20 Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. free music Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6:30pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Port Hood (Sestico) St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: - Every Friday, the talented Flo Sampson, and her piano “Go with the Flo Friday” performance. The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 5pm to 8pm - after work tunes with Duane Nardocchio; come and join in

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Saturday, March 4th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Farmers' Market-Eastern Nova Scotia Exhibition grounds: 30 James St.: 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA St. FX -Bauer Theatre-green room lounge: 902-867-3333: 10pm - Theatre Antigonish present='The Peter Show'=an evening of Improv & Funny Stuff pay what you can; in the Green Room Lounge; [ Matt McGlashan; x2015kas@stfx.ca ] St. FX-Immaculata Hall-room @205: 902-867-2196: 8pm - Rebecca Caine,Robert Kortgaard ;@ $20 Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 5pm - ceilidh 2pm to 6pm - Colin Grant 8pm to 11pm - Eddie Cummings ; For anybody 19 and over, that comes on Saturday night to eat supper and pays the admission of $6 for the evening music, will receive 10% off their food!! (Kitchen open until 8pm) Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Salem 1692; @ $ 28.50 Town Centre Lanes Hall [former old Knox Hall]: CommercialSt.: 7pm to 9pm - Kids Saturday dance Halifax (Halafacs) Rockbottom Brewery & Pub: 5686 Spring Garden Rd.: 902-423-2938: 9:30pm to 12:30am - entertainment Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 9pm - Sam Moon The Bus Stop Theatre: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: - Groupthink Presented By Nostos Collectives The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Inverness (An Sithean) The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-4653: 6:30pm to 9pm - open traditional Celtic Music session, hosts TBA 2017 Jan 28th-hosts are Dara Smith-MacDonald & Daibhidh MacFhraing Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: - Mike Barron 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 7:30pm - Sisters Cassie & Maggie MacDonald- CD Release "The Willow Collection". @ $12+HST in advance Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. Louisbourg George D. Lewis School: 21 Kent St.: 902-733-2515: 9am - Louisbourg Slush Run & Walk; North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: 3pm to 7pm - weekly jam session; Come and show off your talent. All proceeds go to Junior Sailing. Petit-de-Grat St Joseph’s Parish Hall: ...2016 Aug 10th to 15th--#43rd Annual Festival Acadien de Petit-de-Grat: 7pm - variety show; [ Magdalen Samson, 902-226-3117 ] Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - weaving instruction for two age groups; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 8 sessions @ $ 80 ] St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch # 47: 6834 Grand Anse Hwy #4: 902-345-2610: 9pm - adult dance with 'Roundhouse' 19+ Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: 8pm to midnight - saturday dance with music by Ray Petrie & Bud Harrold-''R & B Country''; @ $ 3 Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) Farmer's market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers market; www.farmersmarketcapebreton.com West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: ....every Saturday-Square Dance;: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 46°03.838′N 61°26.583′W: 902-945-2393: 9pm to midnight - square dance@ $8 person , children under 12 free; Whitehead community centre: 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5.

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Sunday, March 5th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] St. James United Church: 197 Main St.: 3pm to 5pm - Cassie & Maggie-album launch concert; @$ 18-advance The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Townhouse Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - Irish music Baddeck (Badaig) Greenwood Manse: 97 Twining St.: 7pm to 8pm - gaelic social gathering-first Sunday of each month Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Dartmouth Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 5pm - Celine and Danelle Doucet 7pm - open mic with host Brad Reid & guests Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. Finbar's Irish Pub-Portland Hills: 635 Portland Hills Drive: 902-444-7654: - 2pm to 5pm: Cape Breton Fiddle Kitchen Party Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney Halifax (Halafacs) Dalhousie Arts Centre’s Rebecca Cohn Auditorium: ....Symphony Nova Scotia: 7:30pm - Two Orchestras Play Romeo and Juliet Harrietsfield Williamswood Community Centre: 1138 Old Sambro Road: 902-220-7720: 7pm to 10pm - Jam session; Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 5101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: 7:30pm - Two Orchestras Play Romeo and Juliet The Bus Stop Theatre: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: - Groupthink Presented By Nostos Collectives The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 2pm to 5pm - tba Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Camereon MacEachern 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. St. Joseph's Church basement: 138 Granville St.: 2pm to 5pm - Sharon's Hootenany; @$ 5, children under 12 free; lite lunch, join musicians from local guitar clubs, All proceeds for St. Joseph's church roof & light fund ; [wheelchair accessable via the basement entrance] Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ] Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: - Keith Mullins

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Monday, March 6th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: 6:30pm - Gaelic Classes for 10 weeks. [start Monday, Nov. 7th for 5 weeks, then resume Monday, Jan. 9th for 5 weeks.] Beginner/Intermediate 6:30 - 8:30 pm, Advanced 7:30 - 9:30 pm. @ $50 10 weeks. ] No charge for students & native speakers. [ call Beth 902- 871-2187] . Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Englishtown (Baile Nan Gall) House: 44667 Cabot Trail Road: 10am to noon - Conversational Gaelic Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic #2 ; 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Halifax (Halafacs) Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 8:30pm - Scott Macmillan & 'Scott n' the Rocks' [12 talented and versatile jazz musicians ]; FREE The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. KOC: 31 Napean St.: 7pm to 9pm - Gaelic immersion classes for 10 weeks; @$ 50; presented by the Port Hawkesbury School of Gaelic [ George at 902-227-5208 ] all levels welcome Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit;

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Tuesday, March 7th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre: 902-867-3333: 7:30pm - preview of Eurydice written by Sarah Ruhl pay what you can. Baddeck (Badaig) Ceilidh Country Lodge: 369 Shore Road: 902-295-3500: - our Circle of Friends, all welcome, bring your favorite instrument. Greenwood Manse: 97 Twining St.: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - 10 week Gaelic with Joyce MacDonald. No previous knowledge of Gaelic required. @ $10 per class Sponsored by Gaelic Agam with the support of the Office of Gaelic Affairs. Fàilte ro’n a h-uile duine. (All are welcome) [ joyce.macdonald@gmail.com ] Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE Chéticamp Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Conversational Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Halifax (Halafacs) The Bus Stop Theatre: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: 8pm to 9:30pm - Cory Bowles Unleased; @$ 20; with Cory Bowles, Norm Adams, D'Arcy Gray The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 2pm to 4pm - Caidreabh na Tì/Gaelic Tea and Social. in the Reception Centre FREE Only Gaelic will be spoken. Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 6pm to 9pm - music with Rob MacLean; Taco & tunes James McConnell Memorial Library: 50 Falmouth St.: 902-562-3161: 7pm to 9pm - Film Fest-Dominion– an iCreate Cape Breton project http://globalmusics.ca

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Wednesday, March 8th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6:30pm to 8:30pm - with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. St. FX -Bauer Theatre: 902-867-3333: 7:30pm - Eurydice written by Sarah Ruhl Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Red Fox Bar & Grill: 7071 Bayers Rd.: 902-455-0604: 9pm to 1am - Busker Wednesdays Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Traditional Cape Breton Style Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner @ $11.99 Plus ANDREW DOYLE is playing from 7-11pm. FREE ADMISSION

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Thursday, March 9th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm to 8pm - Step Dancing with Mairi Britton; intermediate & beginner [ corner of Main and Sydney [red door in back of building at 220 Main '; @$ 50 [ 8 classes ] [ mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0361 ] 7pm - beginner Gaelic Classes ; 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic with Mairi Britten; @ $ 60 for 8 weeks 902-968-0316 mairidannsa@gmail.com St. FX -Bauer Theatre: 902-867-3333: 7:30pm - Eurydice written by Sarah Ruhl The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Townhouse Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - live jazz Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Creignish (Creiginnis) Community Hall: ......bi-weekly year round Thursday Celtic jam sessions: 45°43.971′N 61°27.672′W: 902-625-1476: Thursdays-all instruments are welcome, volunteer donations for non-musicians, monies collected at door will be towards direct costs of Jam Sessions. [ weather cancellation - announced/posted by 4pm [ 101.5 The Hawk ); - tba 7:30pm - jam ; occurs on alternate Thursdays (biweekly) Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Are you Being Served Cape Breton?-dinner theatre; @$ 49 Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) Namara Club: 21 Varnier Lane: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Community Hall: Hwy # 105: 7pm to 9pm - Square Dance Lessons ; For beginner to seasoned dancers. @ $5 per session. [ call Cathy at 902-800-0738 or Jim at 902-701-0601 ]. Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Cape Breton University-cafeteria: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: noon to 1pm - Gaelic conversation over lunch; Join Carmen MacArthur & Heather Sparling to practice your Gaelic or just listen in. Free. Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 8pm to 11pm - a musical showcase -open mic with Rob MacLean; come join in Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, March 10th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Split Crow-Bar: 25 James St.: 902-863-1957: 10pm - music every Friday nite; with Glen Aker, Carl Lavdadio & Chris Bjornson St. FX -Bauer Theatre: 902-867-3333: 7:30pm - Eurydice written by Sarah Ruhl Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Benacadie town: 335 Benacadie: 10am to 3pm - Weekly Gaelic Immersions for 8 weeks; @ $ $80 for 8 sessions. Stacey MacLean: 902-622-2888 steiseag76@gmail.com. Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a maritime flair The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Are you Being Served Cape Breton?-dinner theatre; @$ 49 Halifax (Halafacs) Casino Nova Scotia -Harbourfront Lounge: 902-451-1221: 9pm - Music Nova Scotia-'Free music Friday; Presented by Music Nova Scotia, Casino Nova Scotia and 929 JACK FM Freeman's Little New York: 2017 Feb 18th to March 2nd-Fairview Winter Jamboree: 3671 Dutch Village Road: 902-429-0241: - 8pm to midnighth w/ Host Troy Arseneault & Jason Szeto Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. free music Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. Mabou (An Drochaid) Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: 7pm - A Forever Frozen Story; http://www.aforeverfrozenstory.com Marion Bridge (Drochaid Mhira) Fire Hall & Recreation Centre: 3921 Gabarus Highway: 902-727-3161: - Keith Mullins with Colin Grant and Jason MacDonald, Adam Young. @$ 15; 19+ New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) Pictou County Wellness Centre: 2756 Westville Rd.: 902-755-8870: 8pm to 11pm - “The East Coast Production Group” PRESENTS “Roots & Boots Tour” featuring: Sammy Kershaw, Aaron Tippin and Collin Raye; @$ 56 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6:30pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Pictou (Phiogto) Pictou County Wellness Center: 2756 Westville Rd: 8pm to 11pm - “The East Coast Production Group” PRESENTS “Roots & Boots Tour” featuring: Sammy Kershaw, Aaron Tippin and Collin Raye!; @ $56 Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: - Every Friday, the talented Flo Sampson, and her piano “Go with the Flo Friday” performance. Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 7:30pm - Cape Breton Jazz Festival; with Harold Mabern, Kirk MacDonald The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 5pm to 8pm - after work tunes with Duane Nardocchio; come and join in The Upstairs Club: #44 Ferry St.: 8pm to 11pm - new concert series; presented by Caper Radio, in partnership with Exclaim! magazine, Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church hall: 643 Main St.: 902-736-6394: 7pm - Evans & Doherty-celebration raising the roof fundraiser concert, @$ 25

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Saturday, March 11th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Farmers' Market-Eastern Nova Scotia Exhibition grounds: 30 James St.: 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA St. FX -Bauer Theatre: 902-867-3333: 7:30pm - Eurydice written by Sarah Ruhl St. FX-Immaculata Hall-room @205: 902-867-2196: 8pm - Architek Percussion Quartet ;@ $20 Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Ben Eoin (Beinn Eòin) Ski Ben Eoin Pub-Broken Buckle: 4 Ave.: 1pm - Makin' Waves Music Festival with Quake Matthews, Jofo, and Fire Valley Fire Boisdale (Baghasdal) Fire Hall: RTE #223-3810 Grand Narrows Hwy: 46°05.778′N 60°30.492′W: 902-871-2655: 8pm - St. Patrick’s Day Warm-up Bash: Island Folk (Darrell Keigan, Stuart MacDonald, Fitzgerald Irish Dancers). Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 5pm - ceilidh Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 3pm to 6pm - Fiddle Saturday afternoon a host with guests Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Are you Being Served Cape Breton?-dinner theatre; @$ 49 Town Centre Lanes Hall [former old Knox Hall]: CommercialSt.: 7pm to 9pm - Kids Saturday dance Halifax (Halafacs) Dalhousie University -Arts Centre: 6101 University Avenue: 8pm to 11pm - Half Moon Run in Halifax; # $40.50 in advance, Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 5101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: 8pm - Half Moon Run Rockbottom Brewery & Pub: 5686 Spring Garden Rd.: 902-423-2938: 9:30pm to 12:30am - entertainment St. Andrew's United Church: 6036 Coburg Road: 7:30pm - Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos; https://symphonynovascotia.ca/ Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 4:30pm to 7:30pm - Theo MacIntosh The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: 7pm to 10:30pm - bi-weekly Saturday jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Inverness (An Sithean) The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-4653: 6:30pm to 9pm - open traditional Celtic Music session, hosts TBA 2017 Jan 28th-hosts are Dara Smith-MacDonald & Daibhidh MacFhraing Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: - Dara Smith 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. L’Ardoise Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #110: 20 St. Peters Forchu Rd.: 902-587-2263: 5pm to 7pm - jam session; FREE; every second Saturday New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) Highland Square Mall: 10am to 3pm - Shay MacMullin celebrating Gaelic language and traditions; @$ 35 Wendy.Mcinnis@nscc.ca North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: 3pm to 7pm - weekly jam session; Come and show off your talent. All proceeds go to Junior Sailing. Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre - Bear Head Conference Room: - Evans & Doherty Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - March break Youth camp # 1 - weaving instruction for two age groups; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 8 sessions @ $ 80 ] St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch # 47: 6834 Grand Anse Hwy #4: 902-345-2610: 9pm - adult dance with 'One Plus One' 19+ Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Forrester's Ceilidh on the Court: 60 Kristin Court, Mira Road: 7:30pm - Ceilidh on the Court with Leanne Aucoin, Kolten MacDonell, Jesse Lewis; & Danielle MacDonald, Elizabeth Dieltgens ; presented by Forrester Tartan Productions @$30 [ reservations at Shannon@forresterdancers.com ] Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 10pm - RG Schaller with Ben Young & Tyler Myalls & John Robia Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: 8pm to midnight - saturday dance with music by Ray Petrie & Bud Harrold-''R & B Country''; @ $ 3 Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) Farmer's market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers market; www.farmersmarketcapebreton.com West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: ....every Saturday-Square Dance;: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 46°03.838′N 61°26.583′W: 902-945-2393: 9pm to midnight - square dance@ $8 person , children under 12 free;

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Sunday, March 12th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Townhouse Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - Irish music Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Dartmouth Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 5pm - Kevin Dugas and Brad Reid 7pm - open mic with host Brad Reid & guests Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: - guest is Kevin Dugas 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. Finbar's Irish Pub-Portland Hills: 635 Portland Hills Drive: 902-444-7654: - 2pm to 5pm: Cape Breton Fiddle Kitchen Party Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Are you Being Served Cape Breton?-dinner theatre; @$ 49 Halifax (Halafacs) Harrietsfield Williamswood Community Centre: 1138 Old Sambro Road: 902-220-7720: 7pm to 10pm - Jam session; St. Andrew's United Church: 6036 Coburg Road: 2pm - Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos; https://symphonynovascotia.ca/ The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Heatherton (Baile An Fhraoich) Parish-Maple Hall-Concert: 7pm to 10pm - kitchen party; @$ 5; lite lunch; all ages Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 2pm to 5pm - Hailee LeFort & Amanda MacDougall; @ $ 8 Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Camereon MacEachern 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - March break Youth camp # 1 St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ] Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit;

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Monday, March 13th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: 6:30pm - Gaelic Classes for 10 weeks. [start Monday, Nov. 7th for 5 weeks, then resume Monday, Jan. 9th for 5 weeks.] Beginner/Intermediate 6:30 - 8:30 pm, Advanced 7:30 - 9:30 pm. @ $50 10 weeks. ] No charge for students & native speakers. [ call Beth 902- 871-2187] . Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Englishtown (Baile Nan Gall) House: 44667 Cabot Trail Road: 10am to noon - Conversational Gaelic Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic #2 ; 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. KOC: 31 Napean St.: 7pm to 9pm - Gaelic immersion classes for 10 weeks; @$ 50; presented by the Port Hawkesbury School of Gaelic [ George at 902-227-5208 ] all levels welcome Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - March break Youth camp # 1 Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit;

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Tuesday, March 14th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Ceilidh Country Lodge: 369 Shore Road: 902-295-3500: - our Circle of Friends, all welcome, bring your favorite instrument. Greenwood Manse: 97 Twining St.: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - 10 week Gaelic with Joyce MacDonald. No previous knowledge of Gaelic required. @ $10 per class Sponsored by Gaelic Agam with the support of the Office of Gaelic Affairs. Fàilte ro’n a h-uile duine. (All are welcome) [ joyce.macdonald@gmail.com ] Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE Chéticamp Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Conversational Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - The Celtic Concert with Donnie Campbell and Friends,; @$ 27.50 Halifax (Halafacs) Government house: 1451 Barrington St.: 902-424-7001: 7pm to 8:30pm - a recital of traditional Chinese flute music by Buning Liu, member of the China Nationalities Orchestra Society, The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 2pm to 4pm - Caidreabh na Tì/Gaelic Tea and Social. in the Reception Centre FREE Only Gaelic will be spoken. Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. Louisbourg Firehall: Main St.: 2pm - Seniors Social; North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Rocky Bay Irish Club: 751 Rocky Bay Road: 2pm to 4pm - St.Patrick's Irish Hooley Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 6pm to 9pm - music with Rob MacLean; Taco & tunes

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Wednesday, March 15th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6:30pm to 8:30pm - with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Arichat Telile Community TV: 17 Conney's Lane: 902-226-1928: 7:30pm - 'East Coast Spotlight', -broadcast live with host Gerry Samson Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 5101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: 12:30pm - Launch of your 2017 -2018 season Red Fox Bar & Grill: 7071 Bayers Rd.: 902-455-0604: 9pm to 1am - Busker Wednesdays Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: 7:30pm - Bill & Joel Plaskett & Mayheimingways; @$ 50 Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged New Dawn Centre for Social Innovation: 37 Nepean St.: 902-539-8729: 902-539-8729 Ext.2 7pm to 9pm - March Music Madness - An Adult Vocal Performance Workshop· Hosted by Robyn Vaughn Cathcart & Stephanie Higgins ; 902-217-2409 : robynvaughncathcarttenor@gmail.com The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Traditional Cape Breton Style Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner @ $11.99 Plus ANDREW DOYLE is playing from 7-11pm. FREE ADMISSION Truro Marigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: - Bill & Joel Plaskett ; new Album & Cross Country Tour; with Mayhemingways

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Thursday, March 16th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - beginner Gaelic Classes ; 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic with Mairi Britten; @ $ 60 for 8 weeks 902-968-0316 mairidannsa@gmail.com 7pm to 8pm - Step Dancing with Mairi Britton; intermediate & beginner [ corner of Main and Sydney [red door in back of building at 220 Main '; @$ 50 [ 8 classes ] [ mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0361 ] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Townhouse Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - live jazz Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: - March Break for adults 8pm to 11pm - Movie Night with popcorn and soda Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Spatz Theatre: 1855 Trollope Street: - #2nd annual GroundSwell Music Festival; with Rawlins Cross and Heather Rankin http://www.groundswellmusic.ca // www.tickethalifax.com; sponsored by The City of Halifax, The Province of NS, Select Nova Scotia, FACTOR and the Government of Canada. Inverness (An Sithean) Namara Club: 21 Varnier Lane: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Community Hall: Hwy # 105: 7pm to 9pm - Square Dance Lessons ; For beginner to seasoned dancers. @ $5 per session. [ call Cathy at 902-800-0738 or Jim at 902-701-0601 ]. St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - March break Youth camp # 2 Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Cape Breton University-cafeteria: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: noon to 1pm - Gaelic conversation over lunch; Join Carmen MacArthur & Heather Sparling to practice your Gaelic or just listen in. Free. Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 8pm to 11pm - a musical showcase -open mic with Rob MacLean; come join in Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. New Dawn Centre for Social Innovation: 37 Nepean St.: 902-539-8729: 902-539-8729 Ext.2 - March Music Madness - An Youth Vocal Performance Workshop· Hosted by Robyn Vaughn Cathcart & Stephanie Higgins ; [ singers ages 12 and up. ] @$ 150 limited enrollment 7pm to 9pm - March Music Madness - An Adult Vocal Performance Workshop· Hosted by Robyn Vaughn Cathcart & Stephanie Higgins ; 902-217-2409 : robynvaughncathcarttenor@gmail.com Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, March 17th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Split Crow-Bar: 25 James St.: 902-863-1957: 10pm - music every Friday nite; with Glen Aker, Carl Lavdadio & Chris Bjornson Arichat New Horizon Seniors Club: 7pm - jam session, lite lunch; 19+, [ Deltina 902-226-3694 ]; on third friday; @$ 5; entertainers are FREE; 19+ Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: - March Break for adults 3pm to 5pm - Wine and Cheese with Devonian Coast Wineries 6pm to 9pm-Ceilidh in the Pub Saturday, 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Benacadie town: 335 Benacadie: 10am to 3pm - Weekly Gaelic Immersions for 8 weeks; @ $ $80 for 8 sessions. Stacey MacLean: 902-622-2888 steiseag76@gmail.com. Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: - Broke with Money-St. Patrick's Day Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Creignish (Creiginnis) Community Hall: 2123 Highway 19: 45°43.971′N 61°27.672′W: 902-625-1476: 10pm to 2am - 🍀St. Patrick's Day🍀 Pub Night. Tunes by 🎶Jeremy White🎶! @ $10. Dartmouth Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: noon - St.Patrick's Day Cape Breton Ceilidh with Wendy MacIsaac & Brad Reid Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a maritime flair Halifax (Halafacs) Casino Nova Scotia -Harbourfront Lounge: 902-451-1221: 9pm - Music Nova Scotia-'Free music Friday; Presented by Music Nova Scotia, Casino Nova Scotia and 929 JACK FM Freeman's Little New York: 2017 Feb 18th to March 2nd-Fairview Winter Jamboree: 3671 Dutch Village Road: 902-429-0241: - 8pm to midnighth w/ Host Troy Arseneault & Tyler Mullendore Olympic Community Centre: http://saintantonios.ca/: 2304 hunter St.: 902-422-7373: 9pm to 1am - Hosted by GroundSwell Music Festival -The Stanfields w/ Like A Motorcycle & The Royal Volts a St Patrick’s Day bash; @$ 35+ Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 3:30pm to 11:30pm - St Paddy's Day; @$ 5 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm German polka Band, The Roving Steins. 8:30 pm until 11:30 pm-Tj King, Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. free music Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. Mulgrave Fire Hall: 10pm - St. Patrick's Day Dance with Eastbound entertainment & DJ; @$ 7; 19+ North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6:30pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 10pm to 2am - St. Patrick's Day DANCE ; @$ 5 Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Maritime Inn-Miller's Tap & Grill: 902-625-0320: 6pm to 10pm - 'Chase the Leprechaun' - a fundraiser for the Port Hawkesbury Rotary Club; with Adam Cooke and Patrick Lamey & more; free; Port Hood (Sestico) St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - March break Youth camp # 2 Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: - Every Friday, the talented Flo Sampson, and her piano “Go with the Flo Friday” performance. Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Lighthouse Concourse: 60 Esplanade: 8pm to 1am - St.Paddy' Day Bash with music by Colin Grant, Mikey LeLievre, Red Shed, Pretty Archie the Jordan Musyscyn Band, green beer!!; @$ 30-in advance; [902-567-1043 ] presented by Flavor on the Water New Dawn Centre for Social Innovation: 37 Nepean St.: 902-539-8729: 902-539-8729 Ext.2 - March Music Madness - An Youth Vocal Performance Workshop· Hosted by Robyn Vaughn Cathcart & Stephanie Higgins ; [ singers ages 12 and up. ] @$ 150 limited enrollment 7pm to 9pm - March Music Madness - An Adult Vocal Performance Workshop· Hosted by Robyn Vaughn Cathcart & Stephanie Higgins ; 902-217-2409 : robynvaughncathcarttenor@gmail.com The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 5pm to 8pm - after work tunes with Duane Nardocchio; come and join in

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Saturday, March 18th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Farmers' Market-Eastern Nova Scotia Exhibition grounds: 30 James St.: 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA St. FX -Bauer Theatre-green room lounge: 902-867-3333: 8pm - Saturday night cabaret with music, song and spoken word; Melanie MacKay x2013gyj@stfx.ca or Mike Melchin mmelchin@stfx.ca Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: - March Break for adults 12:30pm to 2:30pm - Hike to Uisge Ban Falls with hot chocolate 6pm to 9pm-Ceilidh in the Pub 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 5pm - ceilidh Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Are you Being Served Cape Breton?-dinner theatre; @$ 49 Town Centre Lanes Hall [former old Knox Hall]: CommercialSt.: 7pm to 9pm - Kids Saturday dance Halifax (Halafacs) Dalhousie Arts Centre’s Rebecca Cohn Auditorium: ....Symphony Nova Scotia: 7:30pm - Flying on Your Own: A Tribute to Rita MacNeil; Featuring: the Men of the Deeps, Katriona MacNeil, vocals-Lucy MacNeil of the Barra MacNeils, Scott Macmillan, conductor Olympic Community Centre: http://saintantonios.ca/: 2304 hunter St.: 902-422-7373: - #2nd annual GroundSwell Music Festival; with Ria Mae w/ In-Flight Safety & Arsoniste http://www.groundswellmusic.ca // www.tickethalifax.com; sponsored by The City of Halifax, The Province of NS, Select Nova Scotia, FACTOR and the Government of Canada. Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 5101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: 7:30pm - Flying on Your Own: A Tribute to Rita MacNeil; Symphony Nova Scotia, Scott Macmillan-conductor, the Men of the Deeps, Lucy MacNeil of the Barra MacNeils, and Rita’s niece Katriona MacNeil; @$ 30 Rockbottom Brewery & Pub: 5686 Spring Garden Rd.: 902-423-2938: 9:30pm to 12:30am - entertainment Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 4:30pm to 7:30pm - Theo MacIntosh The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Inverness (An Sithean) The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-4653: 6:30pm to 9pm - open traditional Celtic Music session, hosts TBA 2017 Jan 28th-hosts are Dara Smith-MacDonald & Daibhidh MacFhraing Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: - Buddy MacDonald 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: 3pm to 7pm - weekly jam session; Come and show off your talent. All proceeds go to Junior Sailing. Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - March break Youth camp # 2 - weaving instruction for two age groups; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 8 sessions @ $ 80 ] St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch # 47: 6834 Grand Anse Hwy #4: 902-345-2610: 9pm - adult dance with 'Rockin' Country' 19+ Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; New Dawn Centre for Social Innovation: 37 Nepean St.: 902-539-8729: 902-539-8729 Ext.2 - March Music Madness - An Youth Vocal Performance Workshop· Hosted by Robyn Vaughn Cathcart & Stephanie Higgins ; [ singers ages 12 and up. ] @$ 150 limited enrollment 7pm to 9pm - March Music Madness - An Adult Vocal Performance Workshop· Hosted by Robyn Vaughn Cathcart & Stephanie Higgins ; 902-217-2409 : robynvaughncathcarttenor@gmail.com Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: 8pm to midnight - saturday dance with music by Ray Petrie & Bud Harrold-''R & B Country''; @ $ 3 Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) Farmer's market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers market; www.farmersmarketcapebreton.com West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: ....every Saturday-Square Dance;: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 46°03.838′N 61°26.583′W: 902-945-2393: 9pm to midnight - square dance@ $8 person , children under 12 free;

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Sunday, March 19th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Townhouse Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - Irish music Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: - March Break for adults Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Dartmouth Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 5pm - Alycia Putnam and family 7pm - open mic with host Brad Reid & guests Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. Finbar's Irish Pub-Portland Hills: 635 Portland Hills Drive: 902-444-7654: - 2pm to 5pm: Cape Breton Fiddle Kitchen Party Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney Halifax (Halafacs) Dalhousie Arts Centre’s Rebecca Cohn Auditorium: ....Symphony Nova Scotia: 2pm - Flying on Your Own: A Tribute to Rita MacNeil; Featuring: the Men of the Deeps, Katriona MacNeil, vocals-Lucy MacNeil of the Barra MacNeils, Scott Macmillan, conductor Harrietsfield Williamswood Community Centre: 1138 Old Sambro Road: 902-220-7720: 7pm to 10pm - Jam session; Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 5101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: 2pm - Flying on Your Own: A Tribute to Rita MacNeil; Symphony Nova Scotia, Scott Macmillan-conductor, the Men of the Deeps, Lucy MacNeil of the Barra MacNeils, and Rita’s niece Katriona MacNeil; @$ 30 The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 2pm to 5pm - Rachel Davis & Allan Dewar ; @ $ 8 Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Camereon MacEachern 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ] Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 7:30pm - Hank Williams Live: 1952. New Dawn Centre for Social Innovation: 37 Nepean St.: 902-539-8729: 902-539-8729 Ext.2 7pm to 9pm - March Music Madness -final performance concert

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Monday, March 20th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: 6:30pm - Gaelic Classes for 10 weeks. [start Monday, Nov. 7th for 5 weeks, then resume Monday, Jan. 9th for 5 weeks.] Beginner/Intermediate 6:30 - 8:30 pm, Advanced 7:30 - 9:30 pm. @ $50 10 weeks. ] No charge for students & native speakers. [ call Beth 902- 871-2187] . Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Englishtown (Baile Nan Gall) House: 44667 Cabot Trail Road: 10am to noon - Conversational Gaelic Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic #2 ; 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Halifax (Halafacs) Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 7pm - Neptune & Bus Stop Theatres' Open Stage 8:30pm - Scott Macmillan & 'Scott n' the Rocks' [12 talented and versatile jazz musicians ]; FREE The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 7pm - Neptune & Bus Stop Theatres' Open Stage The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. KOC: 31 Napean St.: 7pm to 9pm - Gaelic immersion classes for 10 weeks; @$ 50; presented by the Port Hawkesbury School of Gaelic [ George at 902-227-5208 ] all levels welcome Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit;

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Tuesday, March 21st 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Ceilidh Country Lodge: 369 Shore Road: 902-295-3500: - our Circle of Friends, all welcome, bring your favorite instrument. Greenwood Manse: 97 Twining St.: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - 10 week Gaelic with Joyce MacDonald. No previous knowledge of Gaelic required. @ $10 per class Sponsored by Gaelic Agam with the support of the Office of Gaelic Affairs. Fàilte ro’n a h-uile duine. (All are welcome) [ joyce.macdonald@gmail.com ] Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE Chéticamp Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Conversational Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 2pm to 4pm - Caidreabh na Tì/Gaelic Tea and Social. in the Reception Centre FREE Only Gaelic will be spoken. Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 6pm to 9pm - music with Rob MacLean; Taco & tunes James McConnell Memorial Library: 50 Falmouth St.: 902-562-3161: 7pm to 9pm - Film Fest-Zurkhaneh: The House of Strength Music and Martial Arts of Iran http://globalmusics.ca

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Wednesday, March 22nd 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6:30pm to 8:30pm - with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Red Fox Bar & Grill: 7071 Bayers Rd.: 902-455-0604: 9pm to 1am - Busker Wednesdays The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8pm - Dave Sampson & Kim Harris Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: - Music, Folklore & Culture at CBU; Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Return Of The Cape Breton Liberation Army ; @ $42.39 w/service fee Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Traditional Cape Breton Style Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner @ $11.99 Plus ANDREW DOYLE is playing from 7-11pm. FREE ADMISSION

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Thursday, March 23rd 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - beginner Gaelic Classes ; 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic with Mairi Britten; @ $ 60 for 8 weeks 902-968-0316 mairidannsa@gmail.com 7pm to 8pm - Step Dancing with Mairi Britton; intermediate & beginner [ corner of Main and Sydney [red door in back of building at 220 Main '; @$ 50 [ 8 classes ] [ mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0361 ] St. FX -Bauer Theatre: 902-867-3333: - One-Act Play festival The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Townhouse Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - live jazz Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Creignish (Creiginnis) Community Hall: ......bi-weekly year round Thursday Celtic jam sessions: 45°43.971′N 61°27.672′W: 902-625-1476: Thursdays-all instruments are welcome, volunteer donations for non-musicians, monies collected at door will be towards direct costs of Jam Sessions. [ weather cancellation - announced/posted by 4pm [ 101.5 The Hawk ); - tba 7:30pm - jam ; occurs on alternate Thursdays (biweekly) D’Escousse Groundswell Hotel: # 3281 Highway 320: 902-777-7777: 7pm - Band Jam-3 songs per band. & Battle of the Bands Halifax (Halafacs) Dalhousie Arts Centre’s Rebecca Cohn Auditorium: ....Symphony Nova Scotia: 7:30pm - Lemieux and Lee Play Vaughan Williams Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 5101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: 7:30pm - Lemieux and Lee Play Vaughan Williams The Company House: 2202 Gottingen St.: 902-404-3050: 8:30pm to 11:30pm - Blue Spirits; @$ 5 Inverness (An Sithean) Namara Club: 21 Varnier Lane: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Community Hall: Hwy # 105: 7pm to 9pm - Square Dance Lessons ; For beginner to seasoned dancers. @ $5 per session. [ call Cathy at 902-800-0738 or Jim at 902-701-0601 ]. Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Cape Breton University-cafeteria: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: noon to 1pm - Gaelic conversation over lunch; Join Carmen MacArthur & Heather Sparling to practice your Gaelic or just listen in. Free. Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 8pm to 11pm - a musical showcase -open mic with Rob MacLean; come join in Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Return Of The Cape Breton Liberation Army ; @ $42.39 w/service fee James McConnell Memorial Library: 50 Falmouth St.: 902-562-3161: 7pm to 9pm - Film Fest-The Enemy: A Partisan Hymnbook http://globalmusics.ca Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, March 24th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Split Crow-Bar: 25 James St.: 902-863-1957: 10pm - music every Friday nite; with Glen Aker, Carl Lavdadio & Chris Bjornson St. FX -Bauer Theatre: 902-867-3333: - One-Act Play festival Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Benacadie town: 335 Benacadie: 10am to 3pm - Weekly Gaelic Immersions for 8 weeks; @ $ $80 for 8 sessions. Stacey MacLean: 902-622-2888 steiseag76@gmail.com. Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a maritime flair Halifax (Halafacs) Casino Nova Scotia -Harbourfront Lounge: 902-451-1221: 9pm - Music Nova Scotia-'Free music Friday; Presented by Music Nova Scotia, Casino Nova Scotia and 929 JACK FM Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 10pm - Three Sheet The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - Three Sheet Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. free music Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6:30pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: - Derek Edwards - Alls I'm Saying Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: - Every Friday, the talented Flo Sampson, and her piano “Go with the Flo Friday” performance. Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Return Of The Cape Breton Liberation Army ; @ $42.39 w/service fee The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 5pm to 8pm - after work tunes with Duane Nardocchio; come and join in The Upstairs Club: #44 Ferry St.: 8pm to 11pm - new concert series; presented by Caper Radio, in partnership with Exclaim! magazine,

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Saturday, March 25th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Farmers' Market-Eastern Nova Scotia Exhibition grounds: 30 James St.: 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA St. FX -Bauer Theatre: 902-867-3333: - One-Act Play festival Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 5pm - ceilidh Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 8pm - Master Hypnotist - TJ FOX ; @ $28.50 19+ Town Centre Lanes Hall [former old Knox Hall]: CommercialSt.: 7pm to 9pm - Kids Saturday dance Halifax (Halafacs) Rockbottom Brewery & Pub: 5686 Spring Garden Rd.: 902-423-2938: 9:30pm to 12:30am - entertainment Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 4:30pm to 7:30pm - Theo MacIntosh The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 The Shriners' Hall: ....Cape Breton Adult Dance: 3530 Connolly St.: 9:30pm to 1am - Cape Breton Adult Dance with tba ; @ $ 10; 19+ presented by the Cape Breton Charitable Association of Halifax; Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: 7pm to 10:30pm - bi-weekly Saturday jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Inverness (An Sithean) The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-4653: 6:30pm to 9pm - open traditional Celtic Music session, hosts TBA 2017 Jan 28th-hosts are Dara Smith-MacDonald & Daibhidh MacFhraing Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: - Dawn/Margie Beaton 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. Mabou (An Drochaid) Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: 7:30pm - Classic Concert # 1, the first of a six- concert series, hosted by singer-songwriter Buddy MacDonald. with guests Scott Macmillan & Brian Doyle; @$ 30 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Black Spoon Cafe & Pastry Shop: 7 Convent St: 902-794-9379: noon to 2pm - Feis Cape Breton will hosting monthly youth sessions K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 9pm to 1am - benefit dance details tBA Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: 3pm to 7pm - weekly jam session; Come and show off your talent. All proceeds go to Junior Sailing. Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - weaving instruction for two age groups; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 8 sessions @ $ 80 ] St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch # 47: 6834 Grand Anse Hwy #4: 902-345-2610: 9pm - adult dance with 'Makin' U Dance' 19+ Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Return Of The Cape Breton Liberation Army ; @ $42.39 w/service fee Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: 8pm to midnight - saturday dance with music by Ray Petrie & Bud Harrold-''R & B Country''; @ $ 3 Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) Farmer's market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers market; www.farmersmarketcapebreton.com West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: ....every Saturday-Square Dance;: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 46°03.838′N 61°26.583′W: 902-945-2393: 9pm to midnight - square dance@ $8 person , children under 12 free;

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Sunday, March 26th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Townhouse Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - Irish music Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Dartmouth Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 7pm - open mic with host Brad Reid & guests Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: - Hailie LeFort & Brad Reid; 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. Finbar's Irish Pub-Portland Hills: 635 Portland Hills Drive: 902-444-7654: - 2pm to 5pm: Cape Breton Fiddle Kitchen Party Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney Halifax (Halafacs) Harrietsfield Williamswood Community Centre: 1138 Old Sambro Road: 902-220-7720: 7pm to 10pm - Jam session; The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Havre Boucher Community Centre: ...former... Hank's Jam: 12401 Highway #4: 902-234-2188: 2pm to 5pm - Hank's Jamboree, [normally every 4th Sunday] our 9th season; [# 80th show on Nov 22nd 2015] @$ 5; lite lunch, [musicians free, ] all proceeds go towards Community Centre, presented by the Havre Boucher & Area Cultural Development & Recreation Association Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 2pm to 5pm - Howie MacDonald & friends; @ $ 8 Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Camereon MacEachern 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 329 Reeves St.: 7pm to 9pm - monthly Ceilidh, [ ] all proceeds to upgrade the Chapel Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ] Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Return Of The Cape Breton Liberation Army ; @ $42.39 w/service fee

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Monday, March 27th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: 6:30pm - Gaelic Classes for 10 weeks. [start Monday, Nov. 7th for 5 weeks, then resume Monday, Jan. 9th for 5 weeks.] Beginner/Intermediate 6:30 - 8:30 pm, Advanced 7:30 - 9:30 pm. @ $50 10 weeks. ] No charge for students & native speakers. [ call Beth 902- 871-2187] . Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Englishtown (Baile Nan Gall) House: 44667 Cabot Trail Road: 10am to noon - Conversational Gaelic Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic #2 ; 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. KOC: 31 Napean St.: 7pm to 9pm - Gaelic immersion classes for 10 weeks; @$ 50; presented by the Port Hawkesbury School of Gaelic [ George at 902-227-5208 ] all levels welcome Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit;

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Tuesday, March 28th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Ceilidh Country Lodge: 369 Shore Road: 902-295-3500: - our Circle of Friends, all welcome, bring your favorite instrument. Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE Chéticamp Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Conversational Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Halifax (Halafacs) Government house: 1451 Barrington St.: 902-424-7001: 7pm to 8:30pm - a presentation on the Halifax Explosion Relief Commission by David Sutherland and Barry Cahill, The Bus Stop Theatre: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: 7pm to 9pm - Crippled: Table Read and Community Discussion; Hosted by Power Productions http://www.paulpower.ca/crippled FREE The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 2pm to 4pm - Caidreabh na Tì/Gaelic Tea and Social. in the Reception Centre FREE Only Gaelic will be spoken. Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: - Live streaming of the popular online show, ‘Cape Breton Live!’ features live-to-tape broadcasts of musical events recorded at the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre as well as other popular music venues around Nova Scotia – from dance halls, to pubs, to house parties. Subscription required. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: - People's Art exhibition -amateur artists. Works include paintings, drawings, fibre pieces, photography and more. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: - ProletariArt 2017 exhibit; Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 6pm to 9pm - music with Rob MacLean; Taco & tunes



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