It seems like everyone dressed up for Hallowe'en last week including the flora.
Are you still gripping the remote from yesterday's midterms?
This Week in Chester
Get your baking mitts on as the entries are coming in fast and
furious for our annual Gingerbread House competition. You have just 2
days left to submit your "letter of intent." Refer to the deliriously
happy gingerbread men above for details.
Lorenzo is back at the Kiwi Café
this Friday night. Pizza doughs will be spinning through the air from
5:30-9pm. Don't delay - call 902-275-1492 and book your table now to
a feat of riveting comedy, one-eyed storytelling champion and cancer
survivor Stéphanie Morin-Robert recounts her life as a feisty 7-year-old
who wields her glass-eye as a superpower.
In Blindside, a
prospector's recent diamond discovery forces his daughter, a young and
sheltered cancer patient with a prosthetic eye, to change schools in the
middle of the third grade. While her family members are distracted by
their luxurious new lifestyles, she struggles with finding the
confidence it takes to face her tormenting bullies at her new school.
With the help of her cat, a pair of sunglasses, and an undesirable
superpower, she soon discovers that she has what it takes to fight back
and come to terms with her disability.
Sunday is November 11th. A day to remember our fallen soldiers. A day
to give thanks to those who gave their lives for us. See you at the
Cenotaph at 11 am.
hundred bells will toll this Sunday at sunset. Communities across
Canada will mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War
with the ringing of 100 bells. The bell ringing emulates the moment in
1918 when church bells across Europe tolled as four years of war had
come to an end. When you hear the bells toll on November 11th, take a
moment to pause and remember those who served and sacrificed.
"When you're 20 you care what everyone thinks. When you're 40 you stop
caring what everyone thinks. When you're 60 you realize no one was ever
thinking about you in the first place.
You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life." -Winston Churchill