Community Calendar

Events 2017

  • 8th South Shore Public Libraries Bookmobile @ New Germany Freshmart, 3:00pm to 6:00pm.

  • 12th Breakfast, Penny Auction and More Breakfast: Parkdale/Maplewood Community Centre, 3003 Barss Corner Road Maplewood, 7:00 to 10:30am. Menu: Home style smoked bacon, sausage, pancakes, eggs, served with locally produced maple syrup. Toast, tea, coffee, juice included. Price: Adults $8.00, 5 to 12 years $4.00, Under 5 free. There will be a Penny Auction held in conjunction with the Breakfast.

  • Penny Auction: Auction will be held in Museum, 7:00 to 11:00am.  Draw at 11:00am. Museum open to the public. 

  • 4-H Achievement Day Events begin around 9:00am. For Information Call Calvin 902-644-3602 or Joanne 902-644 2877.

  • 15th South Shore Public Libraries Bookmobile @ New Germany Freshmart, 3:00pm to 6:00pm.

  • 16th 'Talents & Treasures' Silent Auction & Tea from 11:30 to 1:30 at the Parkdale-Maplewood Community Museum. For more information phone 902-644-2893

  • 22nd South Shore Public Libraries Bookmobile @ New Germany Freshmart, 3:00pm to 6:00pm.

  • 24th Seniors Corn Boil @ Parkdale Maplewood Community Hall, 11:00am to 1:30pm, free.

  • 26th Canoe with Greg. Meet at Veterans Memorial Boat Ramp at the north end of New Germany Lake, 8:00am.  Canoe or kayak for a guided paddle on the lake and north on the LaHave River. More info contact Greg at  Rain date Sunday August 27th

  • 26th  East Dalhousie Community Fair: Dinner and Supper meals, horse and ox pulls, exhibits, flea market, merchandise bingo, games of chance, parade at 2pm.  Fireworks at 9pm organized independently by Stephen Dunkin

  • 28th Deadline for ads and articles for the September issue of New Germany Connections. Email

  • 29th South Shore Public Libraries Bookmobile @ New Germany Freshmart, 3:00pm to 6:00pm.

Weekly Events

Walking Group St. Matthew's Church Hall, Newburne, 9:00am, Tues. $5.
Talk to your MLA Suzanne Lohnes-Croft @ NG Legion 1st and 3rd Tues. 1:00 to 4:30pm. Call (902)531-3095 for an appt.
New Germany & Area Food Bank (Trinity Lutheran Church, 4960 Hwy 10 NG) open each Wed. morning (except holidays) from 10-12.
Card Party 45's, Wed. @ Simpsons Corner Community Hall, 7:30 pm. #1300 Hwy 208. Info call Doris Woodworth 644.2778
Lions Radio Bingo: every Wednesday, 7:00-8:00 pm, CKBW.  Books available at local stores.
Bingo, Friday @ Hemford Fire Hall, 7:30pm, in support of Hemford & District Fire Department.
Music Jams at Upper Cornwall Comm. Hall, Friday @7pm $2.00
Card Party, Auction 45 & Social, Friday 7:30pm Rosedale New Horizons
Bingo, Saturday @ North River Community Hall, 7:30pm.
  • 3rd Variety Concert, New Germany Anglican Church Hall @ 1:30pm.  Featuring Kentucky Blue; Just for Fun, Valley Style; 2 CS, 2GS; Just Us Old Folks.  Admission $5, 50/50 tickets, Canteen, Door Prizes.  Proceeds for the hall.  Hosted by Mellie Robar & Peggy Tufts.

  • 9th 34th Annual Heritage Blueberry Festival at 3005 Barss Corner Road, Maplewood. Meal served from 12:30 to 5:30 pm.  For more information phone 902-644-2893.

  • 17th  East Dalhousie 200 Year Celebration. Starting at 11:00am @ the Fair Grounds and Hall. Outdoor church service, artifacts and old photo display, bring your own picnic lunch, tea and coffee provided, cake cutting, tree planting, presentation on Crossburn by Phillip Spencer. Come visit friends and reminisce on days gone by.

  • 17th NGAPS Pot Luck Community Picnic under Main Street Maples.  Bring a cold dish, salad or a dessert and join us under the maple trees for a community picnic. Canada 150 cake, free. Everyone welcome. This event is sponsored in part by the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg.

  • 23rd Lunenburg County Christmas Tree Producers’ Association 50th Anniversary Event.
    Technical Session: Barss Corner Hall, 891 Barss Corner Rd 9:00 am – 11:30 pm Open to Christmas Tree Growers, Pre-registration is required $30 (incl. BBQ Meal)
    Field Tours, Displays& Demonstrations: Parkdale – Maplewood Community Hall, 3005 Barss Corner Rd, Barss Corner 12:00 pm- 4:00 pm. Open to the public, no charge beginning at 1:00 pm Southern Style Smoked BBQ, to include salads, dessert and wine/beer tasting 12:00- 1:00, tickets may be purchased in advance for $20   To register or purchase lunch ticket phone tel: 902-644-2605 by Sept 8th.

  • 23rd Corned Beef & Cabbage Supper at New Germany Legion, 5:00 pm. $15.00 – Advanced Ticket sales ONLY Take Outs available at 4:30 (please book in advance) Tickets: 902-644-2851 or any Lions Member Sponsored by New Germany & Area Lions Club.

  • 24th Penny Auction @ Branch LaHave Community Hall, 1758 Lower Branch Road, 11:00am- 2:00pm. All new items and gift cards. Canteen available

Weekly Events

Acoustic Music Jam, Anglican Church Hall, 7:00pm Sundays 
  • 13th Variety Show. Branch LaHave Community Hall, 1758 Lower Branch Road, 7:00pm. Featuring Dave Burbine and Traditional County. Canteen available. Admission $6.

  • 25th Health and Wellness sponsored by NGAPS, at New Germany Rural High School, 1:00 to 6:00pm.  Free, everyone welcome.


  • 19th Fall Penny Auction 11am -2pm, Hemford Fire Hall All new items, Canteen, Proceeds: Hemford Ladies Aux. Phone: 644-3022.

  • 25th to December 3rd Countryside Christmas

  • 26th NGAPS Christmas Market Tour

  • 31st New Years Dance. Music: DJ D’ Lite Hemford Fire Hall


The Parkdale-Maplewood Community Museum maintains a very active web page with numerous community events featured. Visit their site at 

The Crossburn Snowmobile Club website is also a very active one:

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