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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 Feb 23rd - 2pm - Donna Marie DeWolfe, Joël Chiasson Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: every Tuesday - 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146′N 61°00.431′W: 902-224-3685: every Monday & Wednesday - 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Maurice, Bruno & Clarence 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 Forks (Bruach Na h-Aibhne) Dr Coady & Tompkins Memorial Library: 7972 Cabot Trail: 46°20.064′N 61°05.873′W: 902-248-2821: Feb 22nd - 7pm - movie night , 'Maudie'', starring Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke. Northeast Margaree (Acarsaid Mhargaraidh) town-Cranton Crossroads Community Centre: 1-902-248-2589: Feb 18th - family Winterfest 2019 Southwest Margaree (Bràigh na h-Aibhne) Carmen MacArthur's: 48 Kiltarlity Rd. Gillisdale: every Monday - 6:30pm - Fall Gaelic Classes; Advanced Beginner / Intermediate for 8 weeks; $60, tea included. [ carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. { every Thursday - 6:30pm - Conversational Gaelic Classes for 8 weeks; $60, tea included. [ carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. { Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: Feb 18th, 25th, & Mar 4th - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Beginner / Intermediate Gaelic ; @$ 75 for 10 weeks; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Feb 21st & 28th - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - conversational Gaelic-; @$ 75 for 10 weeks ; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Inverness (An Sithean) Fire Hall: ...Alice's Thursday Ceilidhs: 15797 Rte # 19-Central Ave.: every Thursday - 8pm-family Ceilidh; all ages Inverness Academy & Education Centre: 59 Veteran's Memorial Court: 46°13.926′N 61°17.861′W: Feb 20th & 27th - 2:45pm & 3:45pm - Kenneth MacKenzie teaching both beginner fiddle and piping lessons Space is limited. [to register, @ kenneth@gaeliccollege.edu. ] Lake Ainslie (Loch Ainslidh) Fire Hall: # 4550 Route # 395: 902-258-2546, 902-258-3236, 902-756-2790: Mar 1st, Apr 5th, May 3rd, & Jun 7th - 7pm - 'Scotsville' Sessions'- Ceilidh with live music @$ 6; all ages;

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SouthWestern Inverness Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: Feb 23rd - 7pm to 10:30pm - Saturday bi-weekly jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Mabou (An Drochaid) Dalbrae Academy -library: 11526 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: every Monday - 10am to noon - Gaelic Playgroups with leader Emily MacDonald; FREE, ages up to 5 years; [902-623-0455, growingthroughgaelic@gmail.com ] Post Office-Mabou Communications: Feb 18th - Mabou's Winter Festival: Heritage Day St.Josephs Renewal Centre: 32 MacDonald Rd.: 902-945-2392: Feb 19th & 26th - 3:15pm & 4:15pm - Kenneth MacKenzie teaching both beginner fiddle and piping lessons Space is limited. [to register, @ kenneth@gaeliccollege.edu. ] 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: every Saturday - 9pm - ALL cancelled until our new year's eve dance-hall renovations. Feb 23rd - NO DANCE Mar 2nd - dance with tba Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: Feb 23rd - 7pm - DJ MacGillivray, Darlene Ellis & Corner Crew Mar 2nd - Mike Hall Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: every Thursday - 6pm to 8pm - Peter MacInnis; no cover charge Feb 22nd - 9pm - Aaron macDonald; @$ 8 St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: Mar 1st - 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; [Nov 23rd, and Dec 7th.] Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Feb 24th - 2pm to 5pm - Donna Marie DeWolfe & friends ;@$ 8 Mar 3rd - 2pm to 5pm - Rodney MacDonald & friends ;@$ 8 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 & FB ); Feb 28th - lead tbd

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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 Carriage House Lounge: 825 Reeves St.: 902-625-5194: every Thursday - open mike with host Andre Pettipas every Saturday - DJ Dougle Hazzard Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: Feb 21st - 6pm - reception & opening 'The Group of 27' exhibit will open and runs until March 30th. Feb 21st to Mar 30th - 'The Group of 27' exhibit Civic Centre - Shannon Studio: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: Feb 20th - 7pm - film-'Before the Plate'-sponsored by the Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture ; free 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.: Mar 3rd - 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 to $10 Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ...Friday Frolic: 4115 Hwy # 223: Feb 22nd & 23rd - 8pm to 10pm - Joel Plaskett 2; @$ 40; both SOLD OUT !!! Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: every Friday - 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $15; Child/Senior plate - $10. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Mar 2nd - 7pm to 10pm - family square dance with Kyle & Sheumas MacNeil; @$8 for 19+; 18yrs & under FREE square dance workshop from 6pm to 7pm Baddeck (Badaig) Farmer's Market -Community Centre: 526 Chebucto St.: every Wednesday - 11am to 2pm - Farmer's Market Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Sunday - 7pm to 9pm - “evening ceilidh's' @ $ 10; 19+

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St Anns Bay Area St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College-MacKenzie Hall: ...7:30pm-9:30pm-Wednesday night Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: Feb 20th - 7:30pm - Douglas Cameron, Kyle MacDonald, Margie Beaton, Colin MacDonald Feb 27th - 7:30pm - Rachel Davis, Buddy MacDonald, Joël Chiasson. Kenneth MacKenzie Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday - Keith playing every night with Colin Grant every Saturday - Angelo Spinazzola plays 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 Bras d’Or Army Navy Air Force Veterans in Canada Unit 381: North Sydney: 902-736-9812: every Saturday - 7pm to 10pm - country jamboree; FREE, 19+ 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 Boularderie (An t-Eilean Mór) Boularderie Elementary School: 12065 Kempt Head Road: Feb 24th - 3pm - 'Striking a Chord'- piano fundraising concert with the Boularderie Lakeview Choir ; Boularderie Outlanders Drummers, Students from Boularderie Elementry Music Program, Lorel & Ella MacLellan, Dane Pedersen, Joelle Foulds, Kyra Foulds with Dancers: Linsey Sprout, Isla Hendriksen, Maria Tommey, Kathryn Pedersen, Gretta Higgins. adnmission by donation Florence Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: every Saturday - 8pm to 10pm - Saturday night kitchen party with Circle Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) The Underground: 2 Elliot St. & main St.: 902-578-5548: every Tuesday - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Cultural & Heritage Centre/ Museum/Library: 327 Commercial St.: 902-794-2524: Feb 24th - 6:30pm to 8pm - storytelling sessions continue with Gordon Sampson Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: every Tuesday - 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier Five Eleven Youth Family Centre: 127 Brook Street: Feb 22nd - 7pm to 9:30pm - ''Rising Tide Festival Kickoff''; hosted by Wendy Bergfeldt; with local poet Natasha Burke, World Music Drumming, The Morrison Brothers & Broken Dreams; FREE [Megan 902-579-2526; mmacleod@northsiderising.ca ] 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 - 6pm to 9pm - after work kitchen party ; with Ernie, Wade and Todd; FREE Coxheath Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-: 902-270-4677: every Friday - 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Mar 1st - Billie Yvette & Alicia Penney Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) CB Farmer's Market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: Feb 23rd - 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers Market; http://www.farmersMarketcapebreton.com Sydney (Suidni) Doktor Luke's-coffee house: 54 Prince St.: 902-270-5800: Feb 22nd - 6pm to 8:30pm - #3 rd Annual Battle of the Sads III // All-Ages ;@$ 10 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 Forrester's Ceilidh on the Court: 60 Kristin Court, Mira Road: Feb 21st - ‘Spirited Steps’ - Series 1B - Beginner Adult Step Dance Workshop & Social Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Irish Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Kyle Macdonald or Hailee LeFort or 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, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall Feb 22nd - 10pm to 2am - Knotwerk and Musycsyn Grand Lake Road Emergency Services Centre: 902-562-3233: Feb 23rd - 11:30am - Wish Upon a Purse; Amazing Fact- 5 years of recycling purses together we raised over $50,000 towards granting wishes in Cape Breton! Volunteers are gathering gently used and new purses to put up for sale on Saturday Fed 23, 2019 at the Grand Lake Fire Department. @$ $10. Highland Arts Theatre: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: Feb 19th to 24th - 8pm - The Glace Bay Miners' Museum Holiday Inn-Saltspray restaurant: 300 Esplanade: 902-562-7500, 1-877-660-8550: Feb 18th - 8:30pm to midnight - Andrew Doyle & Cory Keeping Feb 19th - 8:30pm to midnight - the Ashbys Feb 20th - 8:30pm to midnight - Jason Kempt & Colin Grant Feb 21st - 8:30pm to midnight - Mike Wadden & Dan McCarthy Feb 22nd - 8:30pm to midnight - the 3 Amigos Feb 23rd - 8:30pm to midnight - John Kendall & Jason Kempt Feb 24th - 8:30pm to midnight - Andrew Doyle & Mike Wadden James McConnell Memorial Library: 50 Falmouth St.: 902-562-3161: Feb 22nd - 1pm to 3pm - Storytelling in the Gaelic Tradition ; Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: every Friday - 4pm to 10:30p,-after work party in the back lounge 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 22nd - 7pm - Membertou Decades Series - the 70s and 80s 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; FREE every Thursday - 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Feb 22nd - 7pm - Membertou Decades Series-the 70s and 80s The Cave Bar & Lounge.: 418 George St.: 902-564-8609: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - western with Brandon Collier Feb 22nd - 10pm - Cherry Bomb Ziggy’s Pub & Grill: 1167 Kings Rd,: 902-539-8747: every Saturday - 5pm to 9pm - local live music Whitney Pier Royal Canadian Legion Branch #128: 850 Victoria Rd.: 902-539-4112: every Friday - 1:15pm to 2:14pm - Music Therapy for Cancer patients ; with music therapist Shelley Allen. [contact Alicia at the CB Cancer Centre at 902-567-6622 ] 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: Mar 1st & 2nd - 7pm - CAPE BRETON TAXI-a brand dinner theatre from colin appleton & company -@ $55

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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: Mar 1st - 4pm to 6:30pm - Mira Community Market;

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Big Pond Area Big Pond (Am Pòn Mòr) Fire Hall/Community Centre: 7193 East Bay Hwy.: 902-828-3138: Feb 24th - 2pm - Book Launch; ''From the Cove to the Glen'': A Conversation with Joe Neil MacNeil

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St Peter's Area St George's Channel South Mountain Arm of Gold Community Hall: every Monday - 7pm to 9pm - monthly jam sessions Feb 23rd - 7pm - Keith Mullins ; @$ 10 River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: every Thursday - 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Tara Lynne Community Centre: 21 Recreation Road: Feb 24th - 7pm - music by Cyril MacPhee, Doug Sampson, Harold Davidson-in concert; @$ 10 sponsored by River Bourgeois Community Services Society 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) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: Mar 2nd - 1pm to 6pm - benefit for Reg Lahey; entertainment, auction, bake sale [ Verna Mann 902-535-2166 ] every Friday - 9pm to 11pm - Jam Nights will be changed from Tuesday to Friday during the winter months United Church Hall: Feb 19th - 7pm - film-'Before the Plate'-sponsored by the Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture ; free Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: every Sunday - 1pm to 4pm - accoustic open mic; every one welcome to join in. Mar 1st - 7pm to 10pm - music by Eastbound @$ 10 Telile Community TV -radio Richmond 104.1fm: 17 Conney's Lane: 902-226-1928: Feb 20th - 7:30pm - 'East Coast Spotlight', -broadcast live with host Gerry Samson The Clairestone Inn: 2375 Highway 206: 902-226-2200: 1-877-787-2200 Feb 22nd - 5pm to 11:30pm - Wing Night featuring Neil MacQuarrie + Peter MacInnis Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: Feb 24th - 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis every Saturday - 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep L’Ardoise Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #110: 20 St. Peters Forchu Rd.: 902-587-2263: Mar 2nd - 9pm to 1am - Square dance, @$ music by the Webb's.

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Mainland Area Havre Boucher Community Centre: ..... Hank's Jam: 12401 Highway #4: 902-234-2188: Feb 24th - 2pm to 5pm - Hank's Jamboree, [normally every 4th Sunday] our 11th season; [ we raised $91,000+!! ] @$ 5; lite lunch, [musicians free, ] all proceeds go towards Community Centre, presented by the Havre Boucher & Area Cultural Development & Recreation Association [-Nov 25th, 2018 LAST for 2018-back 2019 January ] Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Chedabucto Place Performance Centre: 27 Green St.: 902-533-2015: Feb 19th - 6:45pm - 'Indian Horse''; special film presentation; @$ 10 Feb 22nd - 7pm - Shrek-the musical; @$ 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: Mar 2nd - 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5. Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: every Sunday - 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis ; 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 Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: every Thursday - 6pm to 8pm - weekly ceilidhs with host Brian MacDonald & friends Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 59/CACL: 75 Ninian St.: 902-863-3666: every Sunday - 2pm to 5pm - Sunday Ceilidh; Mar 1st - 8:30pm to 11pm - music by Eddie Cummings, Brian England and Brent Collins; hosted by Plan-It-Right Events and Entertainment 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-green room lounge: ....2018 Beyond the Stage Series: 902-867-3333: Feb 23rd - 8pm - WhiskeySmoke Blues Band-Motown & Beyond; St. Paul's Anglican Church: 96 Church St.: Feb 23rd - 7pm - beautiful music from East to West Concert; The People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: Feb 19th - 1pm to 2:30pm - live presentation “Channeling Maud Lewis :Art for the HeArt” featuring Anne Camozzi A Heritage Day Presentation 🌟. Feb 23rd - 1:30pm - African Heritage Month, African storytelling, dance, drumming workshops The TownHouse 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 Arisaig (Àrasaig) Community Centre: #5548 Highway 245: 902-863-2292: Feb 23rd - 8pm to 11pm - fundraising ceilidh & square dance with Joh Pellerin, Colin Rankin, Marion Dewar; in memory of Beverly MacPherson & in support of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada @$ 10; 19+ Lismore (Lios Mór) Community Centre: 4699 hwy 245: Feb 22nd - 7pm - Variety concert ; proceeds to Karen Lynn MacDonald Allergy Awareness Society [ last friday of month] New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) Highland Square Mall: every Wednesday - 6:30pm - Friends of Gaelic Beginners meet to learn basic Gaelic [Wendy McInnis at 902-755-3451] Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: Feb 19th - ROLSTON STRING QUARTET Classical Series; @$ 22 Feb 23rd - 7:30pm - Aaron Pritchett; @$ 50 Mar 2nd - 7:30pm - Pictou County Pop Classics;@$ 43-SOLD OUT River John (Abhainn Eòin) the Janice Murray Gill Memorial Library: 2725 W Branch Rd.: Feb 28th - 6:15pm to 7:45pm - NFB Documentary Film Screening - Tatamagouche Grace -Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre: 31 Creamery Rd.: 902-657-3500: Feb 18th to 23rd - Gaels Jam-a week of community building novascotiagaelsjam.org; with Heather Sparling Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: every Tuesday - 10:30am to 12:30pm - free movies Wentworth Centre Ski Wentworth-Ducky's: 14595 Highway 4,: Feb 22nd - 7pm to 10pm - Christine Campbell & Blake Johnston Mar 2nd - 2pm to 6pm - Jon Cyr Trio :[ with Rob O'Connor, Glendon MacBurnie] Stewiacke Stewiacke Community Centre: Feb 24th - 2pm - Bluegrass & Oldtime Music Concert with Dark Hollow, Eastwind, The Paul Comeau Band; @$ 7 Downeast Bluegrass & Oldtime Music Association Nine Mile River Nine Mile River Community Hall: every Sunday - 2pm to 4:30pm - Jamoree; @$ 8 Wolfville Paddy's Brew Pub: Main St.: every Sunday - 8pm to 11pm - Jam session Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: Feb 27th - 8pm - Joel Plaskett Margaretsville Evergreen Theatre: 1660 Stronach Mountain Rd: 902-825-6834: Mar 1st - 8pm - SOLD OUT- Joel Plaskett concert Lower Sackville Welcome to CIOE 97.5 FM, the Voice of East Coast Music: 11 Glendale Ave, Unit 4: 902-252-7975: every Saturday - noon to 2pm - Cape Breton Calling – with Tony Mombourquette every Sunday - 3pm to 4pm - The Voice of New Scotland with Jean Watson every Sunday - 9am to 11am - Barn Dance with Keith Ross every Sunday - 11am to noon - Newfoundland 'Newfound records' with Wayne Tucker Dartmouth 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. hosted by 'Fiddles & fish' Feb 24th - 5pm - Hailee LeFort & Ward MacDonald; hosted by 'Fiddles & fish' Heritage Museum's Evergreen House: 26 Newcastle St.: Feb 23rd - 3:30pm - Evergreen Concert Series - Vol.1; with Mary Beth Carty, Spitzer Space Telescope, Mohammad Sahraei ; @$ 26.50; Hosted by Big Turnips and 2 others Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: every Tuesday - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: every Saturday - 8pm - entertainment Halifax (Halafacs) Casino Nova Scotia -the Schooner room: 1983 Upper Water St.: 902-451-1221: every Saturday - 9pm - John Gracie-artist in residence at Casino Nova Scotia, once a month at 3Sixty Casino Nova Scotia @ 3Sixty: 1983 Upper Water St.: 902-451-1221: every Saturday - 9pm - John Gracie -artist in residence; FREE Chocolate Lake Community Centre: 14 Purcells Cove Rd.: 902-490-4607: every Monday - 7pm to 9pm - Set dance classes with Scaip na Cleiti: Nova Scotia's Irish Set Dancers Clay West Bar & Grill: 120 Suzie Lake Crescent in Bayers Lake: 902-876-8555: Feb 22nd - 7pm to 11pm - Tammy Adams; @ $5 Dalhousie University-Kenneth Rowe Building,: 6101 University Avenue: Feb 27th - 6pm - Book Reading: There's Something in the Water, with Ingrid Waldron; in room 1020 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 Sunday - 3pm to 6pm - Shannon Quinn celtic jam session Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: every Thursday, Friday, & Saturday - 6pm to 9pm - live music Halifax Central Library-Paul O’Regan Hall: 5440 Spring Garden Rd.: Feb 22nd - 9:30pm - Turning Passion Into A Profession Halifax North Memorial Library: 2285 Gottingen St: Feb 23rd - 10am - “R” is for Reparations : Young activists speak their truth Lion's Head Tavern: 3081 Robie St.: 902-455-0181: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - The Roy Logan WEDNESDAY jam Session Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: every Wednesday - 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Obladee Wine Bar: 1600 Barrington St.: 902-405-4505: Feb 20th - 8pm to 11pm - 'monthly= Christmas Ceilidh with host Rankin MacInnis' ; Pier 21-The Canadian Museum of Immigration: 1055 Marginal Road: 1-855-526-4721: Feb 19th - 7pm - Pier 21 Reads: Sandra Semchuk's The Stories Were Not Told Feb 26th - 7pm - Pier 21 Reads: Cecil Foster's They Call Me George Shriners' Hall: ....Cape Breton Adult Dance: 3530 Connolly St.: Feb 23rd - 9pm to 12:30am - Cape Breton Adult Dance with Mike Hall & Beverly MacLean @ $ 10; 19+ ; presented by the Cape Breton Charitable Association of Halifax; St. Andrew's United Church: 6036 Coburg Road: Feb 24th - 2pm - Symphony NS;;VIVALDI IN PARIS Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: Feb 25th - 8pm to 11pm - Scott n’ the Rocks; Free The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: every Saturday - 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Feb 19th - 6:30pm - Dinner At The Carleton - Music By Jordan LeBlanc Feb 20th - 6:39pm - Dinner At The Carleton - Music By Laura Merrimen Feb 23rd - 10pm - The Carleton Collective Feb 26th - 6:30pm - Dinner At The Carleton - Music By Jordan LeBlanc Feb 27th - 6:30pm - Dinner At The Carleton - Music By Laura Merrimen Feb 28th - 9pm - Pretty Archie Mar 1st - 10pm - The Oxfords Mar 2nd - 10pm - The Carleton Collective The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: every Monday - 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; every Tuesday - 7:30pm to 10:30pm - Contemporary Celtic/Cape Breton repertoire every Sunday - 2pm to 5pm - Irish-style family friendly ceilidh; Open Session & Irish Set Dancing led by musicians Kevin Roach and Jane Lombard, Feb 20th & 21st - 8pm - Rowdy Dow Feb 22nd - 5pm - Tristan Legg - 9pm - Rowdy Dow Timber Lounge-axe throwing: 2712 Agricola St.: 902-453-8627: Feb 21st & 28th - 7pm to 10pm - live music Feb 21st - Jamie Fontaine Feb 28th - Troy Arseneault Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: every Friday - 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association 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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