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Northern Inverness Area Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: every Saturday - 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh Jan 20th - 2pm to 6pm - Brent Aucoin & Robert Deveaux Jan 27th - 8pm - Cyril MacPhee Feb 3rd - 2pm to 6pm - Kenneth MacKenzie Feb 10th - 8pm - Eddie Cummings Feb 17th - 2pm to 6pm - Shelly Campbell & Allan Dewar Mar 3rd - 2pm to 6pm - Colin Grant Mar 17th - 2pm to 6pm - Mike Hall Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: every Tuesday - 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: every Saturday - 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' every Sunday - 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. every Monday - 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow)

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Margaree Area Margaree Centre Cranton Cross Roads Community Centre: 206 Cranton Cross Rd.: 902-248-2261, 902-248-2009: Feb 19th - 3pm to 7pm - Winter Fest; games, rides, meal, bonfire, fireworks Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: every Monday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. every Thursday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - conversational Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Strathlorne (Srath Lathurna) Gaelic house: 1089 Deepdale Road: every Tuesday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - beginner 1-Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521.

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SouthWestern Inverness Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: Jan 27th, Feb 10th, 24th, & Mar 10th - 7pm to 10:30pm - Saturday bi-weekly jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Mabou (An Drochaid) Alexander Doyle Public Library in Dalbrae Academy-: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-2257: Jan 25th, Feb 1st, 8th, 15th, & 22nd - 7pm to 9pm - Mabou Gaelic History Book Club: [ Frances MacEachen, Gaelic Affairs 902-945-2114, frances.maceachen@novascotia.ca ] Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: Jan 21st - 2pm - A Mother's Love Concert=In support of Dalbrae’s Gaelic class travelling to Ireland in March; @$ 25 as we honour Donna MacDonald, the late Elizabeth (Lizzie) O'Brien, Margie MacInnis, & the late Maureen MacKenzie. With Cailean Dòmhnullach, Kyle Kennedy MacDonald, Keith Kennedy MacDonald, Melody Cameron, Derrick Cameron, Peter MacInnis, Marg Macinnis, K.C. Beaton, Tracey E MacNeil, Jenny MacKenzie, Rankin Alexander MacInnis, Kenneth MacKenzie and Cheryl MacQuarrie. Feb 4th - 3pm - Grand Ole Opry with Lynn Chisholm with Minnie Pearl, Little Jimmy Dickens, George Jones & Tammy Wynette, Patti Loveless, Randy Travis, Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, Glenn Frey, John Allan Cameron & more. @$ 30 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: Jan 20th - Joe MacMaster & Mike Hall Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: every Saturday - 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 8 Jan 20th - Robert Bouchard Jan 27th - DJ MacGillvary & Darlene Ellis Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: Jan 20th - 4:30pm to 10pm - 2nd Chef's Table of the season; music by Scott MacMillan & Brian Doyle; @$ 65 SOLD OUT Feb 10th - Chef's Table with Chef Kyle MacLeod & Big Spruce Brewery St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: Feb 2nd, 16th, Mar 2nd, & 16th - 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Jan 21st - 2pm to 5pm - Howie MacDonald & Mac Morin; @$ 8 Jan 28th - 2pm to 5pm - Ian MacDougall & friends; @$ 8 Feb 4th - 2pm to 5pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & friends; @$ 8 Feb 11th - 2pm to 5pm - Mike Hall & Allan Dewar @$ 8 Feb 18th - 2pm to 5pm - Glenn Graham & friends; @$ 8 Feb 25th - 2pm to 5pm - Dawn & Margie Beaton; @$ 8 Mar 4th - 2pm to 5pm - TBA; @$ 8 Mar 11th - 2pm to 5pm - TBA; @$ 8 Mar 18th - 2pm to 5pm - Rodney MacDonald & Allan Dewar

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Port Hawkesbury Area Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: every Sunday - 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Chuck Boudreau every Sunday - 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com every Sunday - 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Civic Centre - Bear Head Conference Room: Feb 17th - 7:30pm - Coig Civic Centre - Shannon Studio: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: Feb 17th - 7:30pm - Coig Fire Hall: 309 Hiram street: Jan 21st, Feb 18th, & Mar 18th - 2pm to 5pm - jam session; Light lunch. Musicians free-Audience $ 5 [ Gail MacKay 902-302-9642 ] Proceeds to Anglican Church. Jan 27th - 9pm to 1am - Benefit dance-A Night For Trisha Little; [battling cancer] with Music by DJ-Gerald MacIntyre; 19+ For those who are unable to attend, but would like to help out Trish, E-transfers or words of encouragement can be sent to tigermackiehockey@gmail.com Please use tiger4trish for the “answer” in the etransfer. and at ALL East Coast Credit Union branches-account set up for Trisha Little Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 329 Reeves St.: Jan 28th & Feb 25th - 7pm to 9pm - monthly Ceilidh, [ ] all proceeds to upgrade the Chapel Knights of Columbus Hall: 138 Granville St.: Jan 24th, 31st, Feb 7th, & 14th - 7pm to 9pm - Port Hawkesbury School of Gaelic will be offering 20 weeks of Gaelic classes St. All levels of learners welcome. Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: every Friday - 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ St. Joseph's Church basement: 138 Granville St.: Feb 4th & Mar 4th - 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]

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Bras d’Or Lakes Area Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: every Friday - 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: every Thursday - 7pm - jam sessions; 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: every Saturday - 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: every Friday - 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Jan 26th - : Legion Legends Feb 2nd - : Darren Stevens Feb 9th - : Silver Moon Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: ...2017 August 15th to 19th- #27th Annual-Féis an Eilein: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2605: Jan 25th, Feb 1st, & 8th - second 5 week session; @$ 25; feisaneilein@ns.sympatico.ca Baddeck (Badaig) Farmer's Market -Community Centre: 526 Chebucto St.: every Wednesday - 11am to 2pm - Farmer's Market Learn Gaelic in Baddeck: 1687 Hwy # 205-Baddeck Bay Rd.: 902-294-0013: every Tuesday - 10am to noon - gaelic instruction with Joyce MacDonald; for youth, song, beginners [ Melissa melissanicneacall@gmail.com 902-294-0013 classes provided by Gàidhlig Agam - Baddeck's Gaelic Society Greenwood Manse: 97 Twining St.: Feb 4th & Mar 4th - 7pm to 8pm - gaelic social gathering-first Sunday of each month Inverary Inn-: 368 Shore Rd.: Feb 10th - 2pm to 1am - Valentines Dinner & Dance; 4 course dinner, dancing with DJ Blazin's Sounds & Afternoon Ceilidh on Sunday Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: every Tuesday - 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE Uisge Ban Falls: Feb 10th - 1pm - 2nd Annual Uisge Ban Falls Winter Guided Hike; naturallyactivevictoriacounty.com

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St Anns Bay Area St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: every Saturday & Tuesday - 11am to 2:30pm - weaving instruction for all ages; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 10 weekly sessions @ $ 100 ] Feb 10th & 11th - Mini Sessions-Adult session-with instructors- Howie MacDonald, Colin Macdonald, Joyce MacDonald, Brittany Rankin-MacDonald, Margie Beaton, Rodney MacDonald, David Rankin Mar 9th to 12th - ▪ March Break Youth Session 1: Mar 14th to 17th - ▪ March Break Youth Session 2: Ingonish Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: ....Fall Guided Hikes 2015 in Cape Breton: 37639 Cabot Trail: Jan 20th - 11am - 2nd Annual Franey Trail Guided Snowshoe Hike 2018; Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) St. Ann's United Church Tea Room: 46715 Cabot Trail: 46°20.969′N 60°32.159′W: 902-929-2999: every Wednesday - 11am - Seniors Healthy Lunches –in SABUC Tea Room; lunch at noon

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Urban Cape Breton Area Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: every Thursday - 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) The Underground: every Tuesday - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: every Tuesday - 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: every Friday - 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 every day - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: every Thursday - 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd The Theatre Pub & Grill: 236 Commercial st.: 902-794-1188: every Tuesday - 5pm - free movie night every Saturday - 4pm to 8pm - free matinee shows with Murray & Keith Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) CB Farmer's Market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: Jan 27th & Feb 24th - 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers Market; http://www.farmersMarketcapebreton.com Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: every Friday - 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse: #47 Annual season: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: Jan 23rd to 27th - 7pm - • “Marat/Sade” Jan 28th - 2pm - • “Marat/Sade” Feb 20th to 24th - 7pm - • “Home and Away – a hockey musical” Feb 25th - 2pm - • “Home and Away – a hockey musical” Cape Breton University/Unama’ki College: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1871: Jan 26th - 11am to noon - Nation2Nation-Speaker Series -how does the languag of Mi'Kmaq work with Dr. Stephanie Inglis [ in the Sydney Credit Union Room ] Cineplex: .....movies from ..Passport to the World: 325 Prince St.: 902-539-9050: Feb 12th - 7pm - movie- ' The Atlantic by cataMaran' . Mar 5th - 7pm - movie- ' Utah' Curling Club: 619 George St.: 902-539-4012: Jan 27th - 2:30pm - Velo Cape Breton Annual Potluck; http://velocapebreton.ca/ Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: every Friday - 4pm - back lounge after work party with music by Wayne Bedecki Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Hailee LeFort Ryan J MacNeil every Thursday - 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s every Saturday - 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall Jan 25th - 10pm - Jordan Musycsyn & Cameron Nickerson-Album Release Jan 27th - 3pm to 6pm - Adam Young & Hailee LeFort Feb 3rd - 3pm to 6pm - Mary Beth music Highland Arts Theatre: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: Jan 16th to 21st - 8pm - Of Mice & Morro & Jasp. Highland Arts Theatre: .....Winter-Spring Season: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: Jan 16th to May 19th - see all 5 plays for #75=book by Dec 24th, Feb 6th to 10th - 8pm - The Glass Menagerie Mar 13th to 17th - 7:30pm - Disco Street Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: every Wednesday - 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: every Thursday - 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre: 50 Maillard St.: 902-539-2300: Feb 3rd - 8pm - Matt Minglewood band-Lose the Winter Blues-Birthday bash; @$30 Feb 10th - 9pm - Port Cities; @$ 30 Mar 2nd - 7pm - Membertou Country Classics-Trio; with Jenn Sheppard, Jennifer Dingwall, Ashley Buckinham; @$ 30 Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: every Wednesday - 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neill every Thursday - 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Jan 25th - The Ayl Men [ John Aylward and Joe Menchefski ] New Waterford (Portlairge Ùr) Breton Education Centre Auditorium: ......annual Coal Bowl..2014 Feb 3rd to Feb 8th: 667 Eight St.: 902-862-6432: Feb 5th to 10th - Coal Bowl Classic;-basketball tournament; newwaterfordcoalbowl2017@gmail.com Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: every Wednesday - 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. every Friday - 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a Maritime flair every Saturday - 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil every Saturday - 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters every Saturday - 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville every Sunday - 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: Jan 25th - 7pm - Messages from spirit-Angela MacLennan; @$ 35 Feb 2nd to 4th - 7pm - Disney's Beauty & the Beast; @$ 49 Feb 10th - 7pm - the Jim Cuddy Band, Barney Bentall :@$ 56 Feb 14th to 17th - 7pm - WKRP in Cape Breton Dinner Theatre; @$ 49:50 Mar 2nd - 7pm - WKRP in Cape Breton Dinner Theatre; @$ 49:50

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Louisbourg Area Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: every Friday - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment Marion Bridge (Drochaid Mhira) Fire Hall & Recreation Centre: 3921 Gabarus Highway: 902-727-3161: Feb 2nd & Mar 2nd - 4pm to 6:30pm - Mira Community Market;

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St Peter's Area Lower River Inhabitants (Bràigh Na h-Aibhneadh Denys) Riverdale Community Centre: Exit # 44-Highway #104: Feb 10th - 6pm to 1am - Valentine's Dinner & dance; Sponsored by: Riverdale Community Centre [ Ken Reynolds, 902-631-4871 ken.reynolds@ns.sympatico.ca ] River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: every Thursday - 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Feb 8th - 7pm to 9pm - Famiily Ceilidh Sponsored by: River Bourgeois Community Services Society Contact: Edna Casey, 902-535-2925 Grand Anse Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 47: 902-345-2610: every Saturday - 9pm to 1am - adult dance with live bands; @ $ 8 St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: Jan 24th, Feb 7th, 21st, Mar 7th, & 21st - 7pm to 9pm - live music with Jaidon Seymour Coastal Market: 9856 Grenville St.: every Sunday - 11am to 5pm - Richmond's County Artisan's Market Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: every Sunday - 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ] Feb 9th - Valentine' social--6pm to 7:30pm (Ages 4 - 8) / 8pm to 10:30pm (Ages 9 - 13) Sponsored by: Lakeside 4-H [ Deanna Fougere, 902-631-1409 ] Lion’s Hall: 32 Lions Avenue: 902-535-2482: Jan 20th - 6:30pm - #16th Robbie Burns supper, with entertainment; MC= Debbie Samson; @$ 25 hosted by Richmond MacAcadian Ceilidh Dancers [ Dianne Landry 902-535-2334, or 902-535-4000 ] [ diannel@stpeterscable.com ] Feb 10th & 17th - 6:30pm - Valentine Dinner Theatre; Sponsored by: St. Peter’s Community Club [: Clair Rankin, 902-535-1601 crankin@ns.sympatico.ca ] MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: every Tuesday - 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Royal Canadian Legion-Branch # 47: 6834 Grand Anse Hwy #4: 902-345-2610: Jan 20th - 9pm to 1am - adult dance with ''Drafted''; @$10 ; 19+ Jan 27th - 9pm to 1am - adult dance with 'One Plus One' ; @$10 ; 19+ Arichat Lorenzo Building -LeNoir Landing: 708 Veterans Memorial Drive: Feb 19th - 2pm to 4pm - 'A Shot in Time'-Sponsored by: Isle Madame Historical Society [ Susan Marchand-Terrio, 902-226-2880 islemadamehistoricalsociety@gmail.com ] New Horizon Seniors Club: Feb 16th & Mar 16th - 7pm - jam session, lite lunch; 19+, [ Deltina 902-226-3694 ]; on third friday; @$ 5; entertainers are FREE; 19+ Telile Community TV -radio Richmond 104.1fm: 17 Conney's Lane: 902-226-1928: Feb 21st & Mar 21st - 7:30pm - 'East Coast Spotlight', -broadcast live with host Gerry Samson Petit-de-Grat St Joseph’s Parish Hall: ...2017 Aug 9th to 13th--#44th Annual Festival Acadien de Petit-de-Grat: Feb 11th - 7pm - Variety Show; Sponsored by: Saint Joseph’s Services [ Rose Samson, 902-594-2072 saintjosephservices2017@gmail.com ] Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: Jan 28th, Feb 11th, 25th, & Mar 11th - 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis every Saturday - 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Little Anse Social Action Centre: Jan 27th - 4pm to 8pm - Family Fun Evening (Movie & Bon Fire) Sponsored by: Little Anse Samson’s Cove Social Action Centre [: Rod Samson, 902-227-7727 hawk-4life@hotmail.com ] L’Ardoise Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #110: 20 St. Peters Forchu Rd.: 902-587-2263: Feb 10th & Mar 10th - 5pm to 7pm - jam session; FREE; every second Saturday

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Mainland Area Havre Boucher Community Centre: ..... Hank's Jam: 12401 Highway #4: 902-234-2188: Jan 28th & Feb 25th - 2pm to 5pm - Hank's Jamboree, [normally every 4th Sunday] our 9th season; @$ 5; lite lunch, [musicians free, ] all proceeds go towards Community Centre, presented by the Havre Boucher & Area Cultural Development & Recreation Association Heatherton (Baile An Fhraoich) Parish-Maple Hall-Concert: Feb 11th & Mar 11th - 7pm to 10pm - kitchen party; @$ 5; lite lunch; all ages Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Chedabucto Place Performance Centre: 27 Green St.: 902-533-2015: Jan 21st - 2pm - Fundraiser for Chedabcuto Curling Club-'Sweep away the Winter Blues'- with Gertie Grant, Jim Richard, Eldon Munroe, Kevin O'Handley, Brian Bouchie, Dave Myette, Danny Rodgers, Hank & Marie Boucher, Liz Morrow, Neil DeCoff & more; @$ 10 Days Gone By Bakery: 143 Main St.: 902-533-2762: every Friday - 8pm to 11pm - open mike with a new host each week Whitehead community centre: Feb 3rd & Mar 3rd - 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5. Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Antigonish Winter Market: ........#4th Annual Antigonish Winter Market: 75 St. Ninian St.: every Saturday(from 2018 Jan 27th) - 10am to 2pm - winter Market in the former National Philatelic Centre Building Jan 27th - entertainment by "Set Free" = Jeff Stearns , Sara Green, Sophie Gerrior, Jamie Spaulding, Daniel Donnelly & Stephanie Forsythe Feb 3rd - entertainment by 'The Broussard Family'=siblings, Julien, Claudine, Paryse and Olivier, Feb 10th - entertainment by 'Tyrus Wallace' Feb 17th - entertainment by The MacLeod School of Highland Dance Feb 24th - entertainment by Shane Arsenault Mar 3rd - entertainment by 'The Broussard Family'=siblings, Julien, Claudine, Paryse and Olivier, Mar 10th - entertainment by 'Tyrus Wallace' Mar 17th - entertainment by "Set Free" = Jeff Stearns , Sara Green, Sophie Gerrior, Jamie Spaulding, Daniel Donnelly & Stephanie Forsythe CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: every Sunday - 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles here http://yourlisten.com/989XFM every Sunday - 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ every Sunday - 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Farmers' Market at the former The Prissy Pig Café: 20 Andrews St.: every Saturday - 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: every Wednesday - 6pm to 8pm - weekly ceilidhs with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Donations at the door for Grade 12 Gaelic class trip. Jan 25th - 7pm to 9pm - The Antigonish Highland Society invites you to come Celebrate Robbie Burns Night.; Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: every Sunday - 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. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: Feb 16th - 8pm - Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre; =Slowhand: The Music of Eric Clapton. @ $20. Presented by the Whiskysmoke BluesBand, featuring the talented Jake Hanlon, Mike Melchin, Ryan Billington, Allan Fraser, Carl Laudadio, and guests. All proceeds support Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre. St. FX -Bauer Theatre-main stage: 902-867-3333: Jan 20th - 8pm - Saturday night Cabaret in Green room lounge 19+ ; LGBTQ pride Feb 17th - 8pm - Saturday night Cabaret in Green room lounge 19+ ; Celtic Night St FX -Physical Sciences Centre # 1072: Jan 23rd - 7pm - Foreign Film Night=Honig Im Kopf (Head Full of Honey) St. FX-Schwartz School of business: Antigonish International Film Festival: Jan 23rd - 7:30pm - Foreign Film Night- “Make Christianity Weird Again:” A Story of Unlikely Friendship Between the first German Pope and the First Existentialiist - Catholic Studies Lecture and Award Ceremony ; room 156 The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: every Sunday - 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, every Thursday - 9pm - Jazz session Lismore (Lios Mór) Community Centre: 4699 hwy 245: Jan 26th & Feb 23rd - 7pm - Variety concert ; proceeds to Karen Lynn MacDonald Allergy Awareness Society [ last friday of month] Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: Jan 29th - Susan Aglukark Feb 6th - 7:30pm - Hotel California-Eagles Tribute-winter blast festival Mar 18th - Classical: Ladom Ensemble Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: every Tuesday(from 2018 Jan 23rd) - 10:30am to 12:30pm - free movies Jan 23rd - 10:30am - movie-'Tea with Mussolini' Glengarry Best Western Hotel: Jan 27th - 9pm - dance with January Thaw: Asia & NuGruv; @$ 25 Marigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: .......2017 Nov 4th-7pm-Nova Scotia Music Week 2017: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: Feb 2nd - 7:30pm - Reeny Smith; @$ 30 Feb 9th - 7:30pm - Còig; @$ 30 Feb 16th - 7:30pm - Songs & Stories with JD Clarke, Makayla Lynn, & Casey May; @$ 25 Feb 21st to 24th - 7:30pm - Hubtown Theatre: "The Love List" Mar 2nd - 7:30pm - Ben Edwards; @$ 25 Mar 9th - 7:30pm - David Myles; @$ 40 Mar 16th - 7:30pm - Momentary Lapse: A Pink Floyd Show; @$ 40 Windsor Kings Edge hill Fountain Performing Arts Centre: Jan 26th, 27th, Feb 2nd, & 3rd - 7pm - Quick as a Wink presents musical Drowsy Chaperone; @$ 20 Jan 27th, 28th, & Feb 3rd - 2pm - Quick as a Wink presents musical Drowsy Chaperone Wolfville Al Whittle Theatre: 450 Main St.: 902-542-1050: Jan 21st - 7pm - Novitiate; @$ 9 Jan 24th - 7pm - Human Flow; @$ 9 Feb 9th - 7:30pm - Erin Costelo, @$ 22 Sheffiend Mills Community Centre: 98 Black Hole Road: Jan 26th - 6:30pm - Kitpu launches #27th Annual Eagle Watch; @$ 25; native drum and singing, lite supper, Ken Bykra and Elsie Morden will provide live music. story telling, and night walk [ Malcolm Lake 902 582 1708 and Malcolmlake100@gmail.com ] Kentville CentreStage Theatre: 61 River St.: 902-678-8040: Jan 20th, 26th, & 27th - 7:30pm - 'Drinking Habits' is directed by Wayne and Linda Marriott. cast aare: Chantal Murphy, Carolyn Landry, Bob Cook, Mindy Vinqvist-Tymchuk, Darrell Doucette, Janet Westhaver, Heidi Price, Leroy Heffernan. & Carole Ball. @$ 15 Jan 28th - 2pm - 'Drinking Habits' is directed by Wayne and Linda Marriott. cast aare: Chantal Murphy, Carolyn Landry, Bob Cook, Mindy Vinqvist-Tymchuk, Darrell Doucette, Janet Westhaver, Heidi Price, Leroy Heffernan. & Carole Ball. @$ 15 Feb 2nd, 3rd, 9th, & 10th - 7:30pm - 'Drinking Habits' is directed by Wayne and Linda Marriott. cast aare: Chantal Murphy, Carolyn Landry, Bob Cook, Mindy Vinqvist-Tymchuk, Darrell Doucette, Janet Westhaver, Heidi Price, Leroy Heffernan. & Carole Ball. @$ 15 Feb 4th - 2pm - 'Drinking Habits' is directed by Wayne and Linda Marriott. cast aare: Chantal Murphy, Carolyn Landry, Bob Cook, Mindy Vinqvist-Tymchuk, Darrell Doucette, Janet Westhaver, Heidi Price, Leroy Heffernan. & Carole Ball. @$ 15 Annapolis Royal King's Theatre: 2019 St George St.: 902-532-7704: Jan 21st - 2pm - All the Money in the World; @$ 10 Jan 22nd - 7pm - Waste Land; @$ 12 Jan 25th - 7:30pm - Robbie Burns night-scotch tasting Jan 28th - 7:30pm - Susan Aglukark Jan 29th - 9:32pm - Eva Hesse Feb 4th - 7:30pm - Elvira Kurt and friends-Girls night out -Comedy Fest Feb 9th - 7pm - Paddington 2 Feb 10th - 6:30pm - Valentine's art auction-50 shades of love Feb 11th - 2pm - Paddington 2 Feb 16th - 7pm - lady Bird-oscar presentation Feb 18th - 2pm - lady Bird-oscar presentation Feb 24th - 2pm - Norma-Metropolitan Opera Feb 27th - 7:30pm - Call me by your name Dartmouth Alderney Landing Theatre: 2 Ochterloney Street: 1-888-311-9090, 902-461-8401: Jan 28th - 2pm - Magnificent Mozart; Symphony Nova Scotia Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: every Sunday - 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Jan 21st - 5pm - Kevin Dugas & Brad Reid Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: every Tuesday - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Montes Showbar Grill: 245 Waverly Rd.: Jan 20th - 4pm - Wayne Nicholson, Brian Bourne, Doug MacKay and James Logan Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: every Saturday - 8pm - entertainment Halifax (Halafacs) town: Jan 18th to 21st - Brooklyn Doran at I'll be a part of In the Dead of Winter Music Festival Dalhousie University-Student Union Building: 6136 University Ave.: Feb 5th - 6pm to 8pm - African Heritage Month 2018-Why Black Unity?; room # 303; with speakers Dr. Chike Jeffers & Dr. Isaac Saney; moderator=Tiffany Gordon Dalhousie Arts Centre’s Rebecca Cohn Auditorium: ....Symphony Nova Scotia: Jan 19th to 21st - music of David Bowie Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: every Thursday - 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald every Saturday - 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Halifax Central Library: 5440 Spring Garden Rd.: Feb 3rd - 2pm - 'Tree of Dreams'=Alan Syliboy and The Thundermakers.Hubert Francis, Joanne Hatfield, Evan Syliboy, Lukas Pearse ; the Solar Concert for a Sustainable Future presented by Tomi Allen. Maritime Conservatory of the Performing Arts: 6199 Chebucto Road: 902-423-0143: Jan 21st - 2pm - O Mistress Moon – Jennifer King, Feb 4th - 2pm - Heemin Choi Recital Feb 18th - 2pm - Faune & Naïades – Palladium Duo Mar 10th - 7pm - Ladom Ensemble Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: every Wednesday - 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Neptune Theatre-Scotiabank Studio: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: Jan 18th to 21st - 8pm - Bringing Nashville to Nova Scotia -4 days of full bands; Makayla Lynn & Smith Curry Feb 16th & 17th - 8pm - Port Cities Public Archives of Nova Scotia: 6016 University Ave.: 902-424-6060: Feb 21st - 7:30pm - RNSHS Public Lecture;-The Third Jamaican Contingent and the ‘Halifax Incident of 1916’ with Hyacinth Simpson https://rnshs.ca/upcominglectures Mar 21st - 7:30pm - RNSHS Public Lecture;-The ‘Plague Houses’ in Cape Breton with Ken Murray Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: Jan 19th to 21st - The Music of David Bowie; · by Symphony Nova Scotia Jan 25th to 28th - 7:30pm - Magnificent Mozart, =Symphony Nova Scotia Feb 2nd to 4th - 2pm - The Music of Simon & Garfunke with Jim Witter Feb 8th - 7:30pm - Rachel Barton Pine Plays Wieniawski, =Symphony Nova Scotia Feb 14th - 8pm - Live Art presents Compagnie Marie Chouinard Feb 18th - Daniela Fally-greatest Opera Hits Feb 22nd - 7:30pm - Charles Richard-Hamelin Plays Chopin, =Symphony Nova Scotia Feb 28th - 6:30pm - Letterkenny Live! Mar 1st - 8pm - Col. Chris Hadfield; @ $46.50 to $76.50 Mar 8th - 7:30pm - Beethoven’s Eighth And Copland’s Clarinet with Dominic Desautels, =Symphony Nova Scotia Mar 16th & 18th - Evans & Doherty with special guest Heather Rankin & with Symphony NS ; St. Patrick's Day Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: Mar 5th - Matthew Good & Our Lady Peace-tour across Canada Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: Jan 29th - 8:30pm to 11pm - Scottn' the Rocks; FREE Feb 12th & 26th - 8:30pm to 11pm - Scottn' the Rocks; FREE Mar 12th & 26th - 8:30pm to 11pm - Scottn' the Rocks; FREE The Bus Stop Theatre co-op: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: Feb 2nd to 4th & 6th to 11th - 8pm - One Discordant Violin-Hosted by 2b theatre company The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: every Saturday - 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Jan 20th - 7pm - IDOW Presents - Terra Lightfoot + Dana Sipos + Cassie Josephine & Gabriel Minnikin + Campbell Woods - Jan 21st to Feb 8th - CLOSED for RENOVATIONS Feb 9th - 7pm - Daniel Champagne @ $12.5 Feb 14th - 7pm - Valentine's Day With Ariana Nasr's Edith Piaf Show @ $22.5 Feb 16th - 10pm to 1am - Dance Your Heart Out with Son Latino; @$ 10 Feb 17th - 7pm - Comedy At The Carleton - James Mullinger @$ $17.5 Feb 18th - 7pm - New Songs / Old Souls - A.J.H. Gillis + Ronok Sarkar + Leona Burkey + Bill Travis & Mushka Mar 14th - 7pm - Craig Cardiff @ $22.5 Mar 15th - 9pm - Craig Cardiff @ $22.5 The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: every Monday - 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; every Tuesday - 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney every Sunday - 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: Jan 25th - 9pm - big wreck-SOLD OUT - 10pm - under control- a tribute to the stokes- is this it & room on fire Feb 1st - 10pm - it felt like a kiss Feb 9th - 8pm - The East Pointers Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: every Friday - 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association White Point White Point Lodge: 75 White Point Rd: 1-902-354-2711: Feb 2nd to 4th - Devour the Biosphere Food Film Fest Feb 10th, Mar 30th, & 31st - 8pm - Makayla Lynn Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: every day - 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas



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