Clubs & Community Organizations

Clubs & Community Organizations

Adult Clubs & Organizations

Brookfield Men's Club
Terry Henderson
673-2106
www.brookfieldnovascotia.ca/organizations/bmc.htm

Canadian Federation of University Women
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www.cfuw-truro.org
Provides friendship and support and promotes education.

Central Shrine Club
Graham Campbell
895-6979
Participates in Christmas parade. Clown services also available.

Cobequid Explorers Club
Bernie MacLellan
647-2441
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Colchester Chapter IODE
Kaye Davidson
893-3225
Meets the first Tuesday of the month at the Truro Fire Hall, Community Room.

Colchester Regional Hospital Auxiliary
Emma Henderson
897-0595

Golden Age Auto Club
Rick Hilliard
893-4497
www.goldenageautoclub.com

Ingonish Chapter IODE
Ruth Smith
895-8459
Support for others in the area.

Kinsmen Club of Bible Hill and Area
Peter Taylor
897-4881

Knights of Columbus Council
Randy Works Immaculate Conception Church, ages 18+.
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Rotary Club of Truro
www.clubrunner.ca/CPrg/Home/homec.asp?cid=1276

South Branch Community Council
Edyth Teas
671-2265

Three Waters Womens Institute
Tatamagouche
Susie Belt, 657-1136
Lillian Forsythe, 657-2334

Truro and District Lion's Club
893-4773
1100 Prince St., Truro

United Commercial Travelers
Ken Welton
895-1017
Supporting community members and organizations in need.

University Women's Book Fair
Mary Martin
895-1865

Women's Institutes of Nova Scotia
893-6520
35 Rock Garden Rd.,
NSAC Campus, Bible Hill
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www.gov.ns.ca/agri/wi/
Programs for individual growth.

Zonta Club of Truro and Area
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http://zontatruro.org/index.html
Advancing the Status of Women Worldwide

Bazaars and Farmers' Markets

Glooscap Country Bazaar
647-2920 Central Economy.
Handmade crafts and produce.

Stewiacke Valley Farmers' Market
near Upper Stewiacke 671-2118

Tatamagouche Farmers' Market
Creamery Square, Tatamagouche
http://farmersmarketsnovascotia.ca/find-a-market/tatamagouche/

Truro Farmers' Market
James Coughlin
890-0515
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www.trurofarmersmarket.com
Held in downtown Truro

Community Education

Chignecto-Central International Student Program
Lisa Hartery
896-5515
60 Lorne St., Truro
Chignecto-Central Regional School Board
897-8900 60 Lorne St., Truro
www.ccrsb.ednet.ns.ca

Colchester Adult Learning Association
895-2464
36 Arthur St., Truro
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www.nald.ca/cala
a non-profit community-based organization, which believes that every adult should have an equal opportunity to an education.

Community Education and Partnership
Penny Baker
897-8957
Education and training opportunities to meet the needs of Chignecto-Central Regional School Board.

Open Doors Career & Community Resource Centre Lisa Redman 657-0180 229 Main St., Tatamagouche This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.opendoorscrc.ca

Truro Toastmasters
Ericka Wicks
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http://8183.toastmastersclubs.org/
Meeting at 36 Arthur Street, NSCC Campus, Forrester Hall, Room 324. 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month (Sept - June). Non-profit worldwide organization designed to help individuals improve public speaking and leadership skills.

Upper Stewiacke Community School
Diane Jackson
671-2918

Community Groups

Brookfield Community Assembly
Mike Henderson
673-2769

Alateen
1-902-466-7077
Online chat meetings Mondays from 7 to 8 p.m. (ages 13 to 18 years)

Cobequid Al-Anon
895-5535
Meets Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m.,
Truro Alliance Church, 29 Phillip St., Truro.

Living Earth Council
Ralph Martin
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MADD Cobequid (Mothers Against Drunk Driving)
843-3111

Overeaters Anonymous
895-5739
Mondays 7:30 pm,
29 Phillips St., Truro Alliance Church.

Special Olympics Cobequid Region
Richard Haines
986-0959
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The Falls Community Saints
Melvin Langille
657-2954

The Nova Scotia Arthritis Society Colchester Branch
Ruth Mathewson
895-4708
www.arthritis.ca

Truro Al-Anon
895-5535
Halliday Building, Hubtown Room,
Willow Lane,
Truro Meets Mondays at 10:00 am and Tuesdays at 8:00 pm

Welcome Wagon (Colchester and Truro)
Heather Miller
1-866-824-5363

Legion Branches

Branch # 26
895-0233
42 Brunswick St. Truro
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895-0233 Bar-893-8225

Branch # 64 657-3228 Tatamagouche
Branch # 70 639-9979 Stewiacke
Branch # 72 668-2882 Great Village
Branch # 106 662-2454 Debert

Masonic Lodges

Elm Lodge #155
Contact Sandy Barbour
673-2806

Fellowship #112
Contact Earl McKenna
897-6901
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King George Lodge #123
Contact Gary Bishop
843-9160
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North Star Lodge #74
Contact Bruce Zwicker
668-2853
Secretary Paul Bussard

Truro Lodge #43
Contact Graham Campbell
895-6979
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Elm Lodge#155
Secretary- Harold Brenton - 673-20319
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Associate Secretary- Alexander Barber 673-2806
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Pets

Cobequid Dog Club
Nancy McRae
895-8815
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Colchester SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals)
893-7968
408 Industrial Ave.
http://www.spcans.ca/branches/colchester-branch.html

Litters' n Critters
Karen Butt
893-3570
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www.littersncritters.com
Rescues and adopts out dogs

Lucky Paws Cat Club
Heather MacDougall
254-2242

N.S. Golden Retriever Rescue
Karen Butt
893-3570
Rescues and adopts out Golden Retrievers.
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www.nsgrr.ca

Truro Off-Leash Dog Park
Town of Truro Parks,
Recreation and Culture
893-6078
Marshland Drive, Truro
www.truro.ca
Open seven days a week

Resource Centers

Central Women's Resource Centre
895-4295
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676 Prince St., Truro
Offers programs, provides referrals and offers one-on-one support counselling for women.

Christian Counselling Ministries
893-3991
883 Prince St., Truro
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www.ccmin.ca
Offers a broad range of counselling services by a professional counsellor

Colchester Community Workshops Industrial Centre
893-7228
168 Arthur St., Truro

Colchester-East Hants Community Hospice Society
893-3265
28C Esplanade St., Truro
www.cehhospice.org
Provides care & support to families as they face serious illness, death and grief.

Colchester Food Bank
893-4566
Lorne Street, Truro

Colchester Regional Development Agency
893-0140
35 Commercial St., Suite 208, Truro
www.corda.ca
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Colchester Transportation Co-operative Ltd.
896-7433
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www.ctcl.ca

Maggie's Place: A Resource Centre for Familie
895-0200
129 Arthur St., Truro
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www.maggiesplace.ca
Provides information, support and programs to families with children ages 0 to 6.

United Way of Colchester
895-9313
www.colchester.unitedway.ca

Senior Citizens

All Around the Circle
Frank Locke
673-3093
Carter Road, Brookfield
Don Henderson Memorial Sportsplex

Colchester East-Hants Seniors' Council
Vince DeAdder
662-2536
help others in the community

Colchester-East Hants Library Prime Time
Truro Branch 895-4183
754 Prince St.
www.lovemylibrary.ca
Free activities for adults 50 plus, including movie lunches, coffee club, special programs and more.

Good Time Seniors' Dance Club
Lorne Cock
893-9362
Dancing every Tuesday to a live 5-piece band, from 8:00 to 11:15 pm at the Royal Canadian Legion on Brunswick St., Truro ages 55+

Local Senior Games Committee
Les Haley
897-2511
Each May, a few week of seniors' games and activities

North Shore Senior Citizens
Cathleen Mattatall
657-2466

Seniors' Dinner at the Royal Canadian Legion
895-0233
42 Brunswick St., Truro
Held every Thursday from 12 noon to 1:00 pm

First United Church
Line Dancing Website: http://firstunitedtruro.ca