The Grapevine Fluoride Follow-Up p 2 4 5 8,9 11 12 Who's Kicking? Children's Centre p 3 Find out on page 15 Council Advice p 14 14 New Event Celebrates Nova Scotia Wine with a Picturesque Twist Contact the Grapevine: [email protected] * The Grapevine was established in 2004 until 3:30pm, guests will have the opportunity to visit five wineries each offering a distinctive Nova Scotia wine experience. Be it tastings, vineyard tours, musical entertainment, childrens’ activities, picnic packages, food and cheese pairings, grape stomping there will be something for the entire family. Wolfville, NS – Imagine being chauffeured through the picturesque and aromatic Annapolis Valley during harvest season to experience awardwinning Nova Scotia wine in a charming, traditional British double-decker bus. See Nova Scotia wine country from a new perspective and enjoy some of the most distinctive, premium quality grape varietals in North America. Guests will have the opportunity to visit Muir Murray Estate Winery, Domaine de Grand Pré Winery, Luckett Vineyards, L’Acadie Vineyards and Gaspereau Vineyards. Stay an hour or stay longer, the double decker bus will make one hour round trips to either take you to your next vineyard destination or back to Wolfville to enjoy a wide array of merchants, eateries and restaurants along with renowned accommodations to round out a wonderful visit to Wolfville and area. During the Nova Scotia Fall Wine Festival, five wineries that surround Wolfville have teamed up with the Wolfville Business Development Corporation (WBDC) and the Town of Wolfville to launch the Wolfville Magic Winery Bus tour on Saturdays and Sundays from September 1st to October 14th. “There is tremendous potential to grow our local wine industry and share it with the world. Wolfville is surrounded by the best vineyards and wineries in Atlantic Canada; it is at the Leaving from Wolfville’s downtown at 10:30am, and departing again on the half-hour PRIVET HOUSE • R E S T A U R A N T • Winemaker's Dinner with Mike Mainguy from Luckett Vineyards & Privet House's Chef Jamie Smye. Thurs. September 13th This is one of 1500 copies! Banner by William Roberts COMMUNITY • AWARENESS • INVOLVEMENT August 30 - Sept 13, 2012 TWO-WEEK TWEETS EAT TO THE BEAT EVENTS CALENDAR Crossword FREE CLASSIFIEDS STARDROP August 30 - September 13, 2012 • Visit us online: www.grapevine.wolfville.org 1 heart of an emerging wine tourism destination. This new and innovative wine experience will be like no other and we look forward to welcoming our visitors and local residents on the Magic Winery Bus,” said David Hovell, Executive Director, WBDC. Tickets for the Wolfville Magic Winery Bus are $10 for adults (children are free) and can be purchased when boarding the bus in Wolfville (cash only). For more information visit www.nsfallwinefestival.ca or join our event on Facebook at /TOWNOFWOLFVILLE/ EVENTS. Furry Feature brought to you by Lee-Ann Cudmore Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine 189 Dykeland St Wolfville 902-300-5100 | valleyacu.ca Direct billing for some Blue Cross Plans Day and evening appts available MAGGIE is a 5 1/2 year old spayed female dilute tortie/tabby. She is very sweet and would love a new home. Wolfville Animal Hospital, Dr. Peter Bligh, 542-3422 For additional information contact: David Hovell, Executive Director Wolfville Business Development Corporation. 542 – 4093 [email protected] UPDATE on Kentucky: Not Adopted A Winter Icewine Festival Culinary Event February 12 and 13 12 noon - 5 pm $10.00 Includes wine tastings and food samples Traditional method sparkling and unique dessert wines paired with a classic cheese fondue and chocolate. 310 Slayter Road, Gaspereau 542-8463 www.lacadievineyards.ca Wolfville's newest fine dining establishment. Limited seating, please reserve. 460 Main Street, Wolfville, 902-542-7525 www.privethouserestaurant.com *Buy 1 entree at regular price, and get a 2nd entree (of equal or lesser value, up to $20) free. Not valid for specials. Expires September 15th, 2012 Wolfville Animal Hospital, Dr. Peter Bligh, 542-3422 2 The Grapevine Fluoride Follow-Up August 30 - September 13, 2012 • Labor costs required to supervise the process samples are sent to an outside testing agency to test fluoride levels The estimated labour cost associated with fluoridation is $2,500 annually. This includes our costs for in house sampling 4. I would like to receive the name of the fluoride product purchased for the Town's water supply. The product we Dear Mr. Kerr: I would appreciate hearing from you answers to the following questions regarding the fluoride debate: 1. What, if any, is the naturally occurring level of fluoride in our Town Water System? The naturally occurring level of fluoride is below the registered detection level. The RDL is 0.1 mg/l and the fluoride levels as tested at the wells before treatment is <0.1 mg/l 2. What is the dose of fluoridation to the Town's water supply? The fluoride dose is 0.7 mg/l in accordance with current Province of Nova Scotia recommendations 3. What schedule of fluoride testing does the Town's Water utility maintain? The fluoride levels in the system • Annual testing costs use is hydroflourosilicic acid The annual testing cost are included in our quarterly sampling and are estimated at $6.00 per test for an annual total of $24 5. What is its chemical formulation? The chemical formulation is H2SiFl6 6. From what company do you purchase the fluoride product? Respectfully yours, S. J. Hauer [email protected] We purchase the product from Brenntag 7. What are the total costs of the fluoridation program: • Total annualized life cycle costs of the required equipment (storage, dosing, monitoring etc.) The equipment required is minimal and the estimated annualized life cycle costs are approximately $500 • Annual chemical costs The annual cost of the hydroflourosilicic acid is $7,000 are tested daily Mon – Fri in house and quarterly Kevin also told The Grapevine that: "According to our information fluoridation was started in 1959 and to date we have been following the recommendation of the Province. With respect to the continued fluoridation of our water, Susan’s letter will be in the Council package for their consideration at the September meeting. We will take our direction from Council once they have had time to consider the issue." Kevin Kerr Director of Wolfville's Public Works [email protected] ECMA 2013 Award & Showcase Submissions Now Open! ward and showcase submissions for 2013 East Coast Music Week being held in Halifax, NS March 6-10 for the 25th Anniversary event are now open. The East Coast Music Association (ECMA) is pleased to announce that we will be using Marcato this year for all ECMA submissions. Submissions can be made through ecma.com. Deadline for all submissions is Monday, October 1st, 2012. The 2013 event will see the return of the following Showcase stages: Bluebird North Showcase, Rising Star, Rock Stage, Country Stage, Roots Room, Soundwaves, Songwriters Circle, Breakout Stage and the Canadian Music. East Coast Style. Export Buyers Showcase. The ECMA is also accepting submissions for awards in Music (31), Industry (10) and Honourary (5) categories. East Coast artists who have released recordings between June 1, 2011 and October 1, 2012 are eligible to submit for consideration to an East Coast Music Award for 2013. Early Bird Submission Discount Any artist/group who submits for an award or stage by Friday, September 7th, 2012 GASPEREAU VALLEY FIBRES Suppliers of yarn, ﬁbres, spinning and weaving equipment. 830 Gaspereau River Rd 1-902-542-2656 [email protected]ﬁbres.ca Photo by Ernest Cadegan A www.gaspereauvalleyfibres.ca will qualify for the early bird submission discount of $5 per submission. Early Bird Submissions are $25 through PayPal opening at 5:00pm AST on August 20th, 2012 until 11:59pm AST on September 7th, 2012. Starting at 12:00am AST on September 8th, 2012 submissions are $30 through PayPal officially closing at 11:59pm AST on October 1st, 2012. annual event organized by the East Coast Music Association as a critical part of its mission statement. The 2013 event will take place in Halifax, NS from March 6-10. The ECMA is a notfor-profit organization whose mandate is to foster, develop, promote and celebrate East Coast music locally and globally. The ECMA currently has over 800 members. Submitting artists must be current ECMA members. More information on membership can be found online. For more information contact: Meghan Scott Marketing & Communications Manager, East Coast Music Association 802-5996 / [email protected] East Coast Music Week is an Registered Massage Therapy & Yoga Tues level 1-2 5:30 - 7:00pm Thurs level 1 9:00 - 10:15am 7 Gaspereau Avenue, Wolfville heatherpierceyoga.com Cozy Bamboo Knit Sweaters On-lineordering nowavailable fortake-out www.paddyspub.ca East end of Railtown, Wolfville 542-7790 • www.boso.ca 3 The Grapevine August 30 - September 13, 2012 GRAPELY walkGHOST Sat. SEPT 8th, at MUIR MURRAY WINERY 7:30 PM $20 with wine, $15 without. Please Reserve. 542-0343 [email protected] NSCC Fall 2012 Continuing Education: The Renaissance of Tea T ea is the #1 beverage in the world – second only to water! Wine was once thought to have a secular ardour, yet understanding wine has come into its own. Coffee took off some 20 years ago to break through the mundane of freeze dried to demanding excellence. So too, tea has emerged into a new light. No longer satisfied with the low grade and singular taste of grocery teabags, appreciation for all that tea can be has grown. Tea’s popularity has grown exponentially over the last 5 years and is forecasted to grow another 40% by 2020. Why? Well, there are hundreds of teas available from various parts of the world with their own signature profile that makes delving into the myriad cups of tea to be a long and enjoyable journey. No longer associated with genteel ladies' afternoon gatherings, tea can be enjoyed at the breakfast table or in the boardroom and be the foundation of any manner of themed gathering. You can look to local companies that have a variety of tea on hand and begin discovering for yourself one cup of tea at a time; you could read any one of the number of WOLFVILLE CHILDREN'S CENTRE CELEBRATES 40 YEARS books available to understand more of the history and what the differences in tea is about; or, you could sign up for ‘Introduction to Tea’ at NSCC this fall (2012). A 12 hour ‘Introduction to Tea’ will be taught this October on both the Akerley Campus and the Kingstec Campus on Monday or Wednesday nights respectively. Developed by the Tea Association of Canada and taught by Tea Sommelier, Margot Bureaux (yours truly), this is the first of a possible eight courses that, if you wanted, could guide you into becoming a Tea Sommelier as well. Just want to know a little more about tea and begin your individual journey? This course is a right foundation. Register for either location on the NSCC website (Introduction to Tea): nscc.ca/Learning_Programs/ ConEd/ I look forward to seeing you in my class. Margot Bureaux [email protected] The full article is found on annapolisvalleynews.com. Reprinted with permission. Our Philosophy 'Every Child is Entitled to Quality Care' WOLFVILLE CHILDREN'S CENTRE is proudly celebrating 40 years in our community. We are a not for profit child care facility. We opened in 1972 at Acadia University, servicing students and faculty. Today we serve not only the Acadia community but families living or working in Wolfville and the surrounding areas. We offer early learning and child care for children 18 months to 5 years and an after school program for ages 5-12 years. Our goal is to continue to keep our daily rates low as we offer a service that is inclusive of all members of our community. As we celebrate 40 years of caring for Wolfville youth, we ask that you join us in helping to make another 40 years a reality. WCC has a special BBQ chicken dinner planned for Friday, September 28 at the Lions Club, 36 Elm St from 5 pm to 7 pm. EAT IN or TAKEOUT. Have an early dinner before you join DEEP ROOTS MUSICAL FUN... At this time we are fund raising by contacting community businesses, service organizations and individuals who may be able to help. We are hoping to raise $20,000 for our facilities. Monies will be used for a variety of improvements including: windows for improved heat and air quality, an improved refrigeration system and ongoing playground enhancements. We are in the process of making this happen but we need your help. Come to our dinner and look for more ways to make a donation in the future. See you at dinner on Friday, September 28. Tickets are $13. Call: 542-5087. “Enjoy the Benefits” Valley Flax Flour is the only milled flax produced right here in Atlantic Canada. Our GLUTEN FREE guarantee makes using our premium quality products safe & easy. N Flax provides soluble fibre, omega-3 fat, and anti-oxidants. Whether you need to lower your cholesterol, control your blood sugars, reduce inflammation in your joints, or provide soothing relief for your stomach and bowels, Valley Flax can help. Visit www.valleyflaxflour.com for information and monthly recipes. Find us on Facebook. Go North Tours -Official Partner of the Winery Association of NS N 902-352-2552 or 1-877-365-2552 [email protected] 4 The Grapevine August 30 - September 13, 2012 Free Community Business Listings & Two-Week-Tweets brought to you by: Just Us! Coffee Roasters Cooperative Main St. Wolfville & Hwy #1 Grand Pre, 542-7474 “Every time you buy something, you have the power to make a statement about what you value, and to help shape the future of your community – BALLE NS” www.ballens.ca Buy One Get One FREE Drinks & NO TAX on Travel Mugs Save at Just Us! Wolfville & Grand Pré now through September 30th with valid student ID. These listings work on a 1st come, 1st served basis. Email [email protected] every two weeks for your free placement. Or, reserve your place with a 5-issue minimum commitment at $10 per issue. Suggested Theme: Well, the summer break from school is fast ending and, I hate to say, the fall will be here soon. It's that time of year when the town's energy turns with the incoming students. With that in mind, what's your welcome message to the returning school body? Mermaid Imperial Performing Arts Centre 106 Gerrish St, Windsor, 798-5841 mermaidtheatre.ns.ca Hey students, after you've bought your books, why not buy tickets for a show? This year, all tickets are available online! The line-up includes: The Modern Grass, Jill Barber & Joel Plaskett Emergency. See our full events schedule on page 6. What a line-up! Mermaid Imperial Performing Arts Centre, formerly Windsor's Imperial Theatre, was purchased by Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia in 2003. Since 2008, MIPAC has presented an annual season of varied performances, including our Family Fare Series, unique in the province. For our fifth season, we're now offering tickets for sale online and at all Ticketpro outlets. Wolfville Children’s Centre – 17 Earnscliffe Ave, Wolfville, 542-5087 / nsnet.org/wolfvillechildrenscentre • We would like to welcome back returning students to Acadia and invite anyone who is interested in volunteering with children in their spare time to contact us. Your energy is much appreciated! We also say welcome to all our own new fall students! Atlantic Lighting Studio – 16 Elm Ave. Wolfville, 542-3431 / atlanticlightingstudio.com • Welcome to Wolfville, Students! Good study lights have a major impact on your ability to stay awake and stay focused. Recent studies also show that comprehension levels are greatly affected. Ask us about the right light and the right placement. Harvest Gallery – 462 Main St. Wolfville, 542-7093 / harvestgallery.ca • This month Chatelaine Magazine (pg. 110) confirms what we already know ... Wolfville is a "HOT HOOD". Come in and see what's new at Harvest Gallery. Bring us your custom framing! Everyone, students and residents, is welcome! Bluenose II Company Store – 121 Bluenose Drive on Lunenburg’s waterfront, 634-1963 / bluenose2. ns.ca • The narrowest point of our province is between Windsor and Chester. We’re a short 35km south of Chester. Clothing for all, books, DVDs, CDs by local artists, pictures, rope, unique gifts, pieces of Bluenose II wood. Sister Lotus Body Care Products, Belly Dance & Herbal Education – 680-8839 / sisterlo- tus.com • Fall's coming & it's time to start focusing on detoxing & building immunity for the winter. Might an herbal consultation be of interest to you? I see clients in my home office & design health programmes & personal tea blends with life-changing results. Quality long and short term accommodations in Wolfville: Inner Sun Yoga Centre – 112 Front St. Wolfville, 542-YOGA / innersunyoga.ca • Here comes toonie week, just in time for students' arrival. Check out 15 classes including flow, restorative and dance. Free this week or donate a toonie to the food bank. FELTasticFashion – Port Wil- liams, 692-1462 / facebook.com/ FELTasticFashion • New school year...It's the perfect time to learn new things. Hot-on-shelf FELTasticFashion Felting DIY kits & workshops are the next cool things to try! Let's "Felt It. Love It. Treasure It." Applewicks – 10 Gaspereau Ave. Wolfville, 542-9771 / larchehomefires.org/applewicks • Students: It's hard to be away from home. Come into Applewicks, have a tour and get to meet the wonderful folks who live and work in this community. We sell fantastic candles and woven items & you can watch them being created! boso Bamboo Boutique – Harbourside Drive (Railtown) Wolfville, 542-7790 / boso.ca • To the students, to people moving here, and to the Sept. tourists - Enjoy Wolfville and all it has to offer. Check out our new fall fashions while taking in the great view of the Minas Basin. Apple Valley Driving School Inc.– 30 Highland Ave, Office 628, Acadia U. Students' Centre, Wolfville, 542-4422 / 698-2332 / applevalleydriving.ca • Welcome Acadia Students! You keep our town fresh and vibrant. Just remember to always be safe on our roadways. We would be honoured to serve you. Harwood House Bed & Breakfast – Wolfville, 542-5707 / 877-897-0156 / harwoodhouse.com • This weekend we are again welcoming families of students, as we have for the last 14 years. Always an exciting time, both for parents and their sons and daughters starting Life at Acadia. Pumpkin Moon Farm & Herbals – Welsford, 538-3079 / pumpkinmoonfarm.com • Welcome to Wolfville! To all our new and returning students, and to our autumn visitors, a warm welcome to this beautiful region from the team at Pumpkin Moon Farm! CentreStage Theatre – 61 River St, Kentville, 678-8040 (reservations) / 678-3502 (info.) / centrestagetheatre.ca • The Sept. 30th matinee of Said the Spider to the Spy will be followed by a pork barbecue at 4pm (Meadowbrook Meat Market). $30 for the show and dinner, reserve by Sept. 21st! Singing Nettles Herbal Clinic – 538-3662 / [email protected] singingnettles.ca / singingnettles.ca • We are here to provide holistic health consultations, herbal teas and medicines to cope with stress, anxiety and support general wellbeing, workshops, walks, and courses, Reiki and Life Coaching to help de-stress and guide students on their way. 32 Main St., Wolfville, 542-3420 | www.roselawnlodging.ca 5 The Grapevine at to the beat e presented byThe CD Collective 678-9011 [email protected] | William Pick Find Us @ th e Wolfville Farmers' Market Thursdays: Spitfire Arms Alehouse (Windsor): Open Jam w/Carle Boutlier (30th), w/Jay Amar (6th), w/Kevin Myers (13th) 7pm Le Caveau (Grand Pre): Martinis, Mojitos & Tapas w/Mark Riley & The Players Club (30th), 7pm Paddy’s Pub (Kentville): The Hupman Brothers (30th, 6th, 13th) 9pm Library Pub (Wolfville): Samurai Nights (30th, 6th, 13th) 9pm Mud Creek Grill (Wolfville): Karaoke (30th, 6th, 13th) 9pm Paddy’s Pub (Wolfville): Trivia (30th, 6th, 13th) 9:30pm Anvil (Wolfville): DJ (30th, 6th, 13th) 9pm Fridays: Blomidon Inn (Wolfville): Jazz Mannequins (31st, 7th) 6:30 – 9:30pm Spitfire Arms Alehouse (Windsor): Paul Marshall & the Croaking Toads (31st), 3-Way Radio (7th) 8pm The Port Pub (Port Williams): Jon Duggan (31st) 8:30pm Union Street Café (Berwick): Open Mic w/Andy & Ariana (31st), w/Beer in the Headlights (7th) 8:30pm Mud Creek Grill (Wolfville): Uncle Mark's Band (31st), TBA (7th) 9pm Stoneroom Lounge (Kentville): Open Mic w/Morghain Lee (31st), TBA (7th) 9pm Westside Charlie’s (New Minas): DJ Fade (31st, 7th) 10pm Dooly’s (New Minas): DJ Gizmo (31st, 7th) 10:30pm Saturdays: Farmer’s Market (Wolfville): Hugh Sweeney & Friends (1st), Amanda LeBlanc (8th) 10am-1pm Library Pub (Wolfville): Irish Saturdays w/Bob and Ro (1st, 8th) 2-4pm Anvil (Wolfville): DJ (1st, 8th) 9pm Dooly’s (New Minas): Video Dance w/DJ Gizmo (1st, 8th) 9:30pm Tommy Gun’s (Windsor): DJ The Buzz (1st) 10pm Sundays: Spitfire Arms Alehouse (Windsor): Carl Boutlier (2nd, 9th) 5pm Paddy’s Pub (Wolfville): Irish Music Session (2nd, 9th) 8pm Mondays: Paddy’s Pub (Wolfville): Open Mic w/Darren Arsenault (3rd) w/The Hupman Brothers (10th) 8pm Spitfire Arms Alehouse (Windsor): Arrin Sorochan (1st), Darren Arsenault (8th) 7pm Tuesdays: The Kings Arms Pub (Kentville): TBA (1st, 8th) 8pm T.A.N Coffee (Wolfville): Open Mike & Donna (4th, 11th) 8pm Westside Charlie’s (New Minas): The Good Feeling Band followed by DJ Fade (1st) 8pm, DJ (8th) 10pm Lew Murphy’s (Coldbrook): TBA(8th) 8:30pm Paddy’s Pub (Kentville): Al King (8th) 9pm Paddy’s Pub (Wolfville): Adam Hewey (1st), Wood Scott (8th) 9pm Mud Creek Grill (Wolfville): Tom Hall (1st), TBA (8th) 9pm Paddy’s Pub (Kentville): Irish Music Session (4th, 11th) 8pm The Port Pub (Port Williams): Open Mic (4th, 11th) 8:30pm Mud Creek Grill (Wolfville): Open Mic w/Guest Hosts (4th, 11th) 9pm Wednesdays: Farmer’s Market (Wolfville): George Symonds (5th), Karen Warner (12th) 4-7pm Westside Charlie’s (New Minas): Karaoke & Open Mic w/Margie & James (5th, 12th) 9pm August 30 - September 13, 2012 WEEKLY EVENTS Thursdays Babies & Books Drop In — Wolfville Memorial Library 10-11am. Newborn to 2 years. INFO: 542-5760 / valleylibrary. ca Cochrane’s Walk & Talk — Pharmasave, Wolfville 10am. A Heart & Stroke walkabout program. Also on Tuesdays. TIX: no charge INFO: 542-3972 In the Round Knitting Group — Gaspereau Valley Fibres. 1-5pm. Also Tuesdays 6pm INFO: 542-2656 Seniors Afternoon Out — Wickwire Place, Wolfville 1:304:30pm. Supervised & friendly environment, social afternoon with peers. Also on Thursdays. TIX: $10 second visit & beyond INFO: 698-6309 Berwick Farmers' Market — Town Hall, 236 Commercial St. 3-6pm INFO: 375-2387 / [email protected] Fridays Yoga For Everyone (Community Yoga) — Farmers’ Market, Wolfville 12-1pm All-levels, mats available. Also on Wednesdays. TIX: $5 donation drop-in Saturdays Wolfville Farmers' Market — DeWolfe Building, Elm Ave. Wolfville 8:30am-1pm September 1st Music: Hugh Sweeney and Friends. September 8th Music: Amanda LeBlanc. INFO: wolfvillefarmersmarket.ca Windsor Farmers' Market — Coach House, Waterfront 9am-1pm INFO: [email protected] Peace Vigil — Post Office, Wolfville. 12-1pm Weekly West African Drumming Workshop — Wolfville Baptist Church. 1-3pm INFO: [email protected] Sundays Valley Youth Project — Civic Centre, New Minas 4-6:30pm. Are you a young LGBTQ-identified person or ally looking for a community? Drop-in on the 1st and 3rd Sunday (Sept. 2nd) each providing professional, creative, catering service for your special events month. TIX: no charge INFO: [email protected] Wolfville Trail Runners — Join on Facebook for afternoon run times. Meet at Trail Shop on Main St. Also Mondays @ 6pm INFO: 697-3115 Tuesdays Chaoyi Fanhuan Qigong (CFQ) Practice Group — St. Francis of Assissi Church Hall basement, Wolfville 7-8:30 pm. Open to all who have taken CFQ Level 1 TIX: free will donation INFO: [email protected] Book in the Nook — Wolfville Memorial Library 10-10:30am. Suggested age range: 3-5 INFO: 542-5760 / valleylibrary.ca 45’s Card Parties — Community Centre, White Rock 7:30pm. Lunch provided, prizes available. TIX: $2 INFO: 542-3109 Farmers' Market — Baxter's Harbour Community Center 4-6pm. Until mid-Oct. INFO: Andree-Anne 430-7472 Wednesdays Kentville Farmers’ Market — Centre Square, Kentville 10am-2pm. INFO: kentvillefarmersmarket.ca Home Schooling Play Group — 10am. All ages welcome, email for location. TIX: no charge INFO: Alisa @ [email protected] La Table Francaise — BAC, room 325, Acadia 12-1:30pm. Come practice your French with the lecteurs. TIX: no charge INFO: [email protected] Wolfville Farmers’ Market — DeWolfe Building, Elm Ave. Wolfville 4-7pm. Featuring Community Market Suppers! September 5th Music: George Symonds; Theme: Back 2 School. September 12th Music: Karen Warner; Theme: Fall Recreation Registration. INFO: wolfvillefarmersmarket.ca The Wolfville Community Chorus — Wickwire Place, Wolfville 5:30-7pm. New members welcome. INFO: 542-0649 / [email protected] ( ) - 6 The Grapevine August 30 - September 13, 2012 LIVE THEATRE Brought to you by AtlanticLightingStudio.com Same Time Next Year — CentreStage Theatre, Kentville. Fridays & Saturdays until Sept. 1st 8pm. • A comedy by Bernard Slade about a man and a woman who, through chance and an impulsive gesture, meet and discover a compelling attraction for each other. TIX: $12 adults, $10 students/seniors INFO: 6788040 / centrestagetheatre.ca Wolfville’s Gravely Ghost Walks — ClockTower, Main Street. Thursday, Sept. 6th, 8:30pm • Back for a 5th season, meet Jerome the Gravekeeper, the host of this theatrical history lesson. Family friendly. TIX: $13 adult, $8 student INFO: 6928546 / valleyghostwalks.com Grapely Ghost Walk — Muir Murray Estate Winery, Wolfville. Sat. Sept. 8th, 7:30-9pm • With the Minas Basin as a backdrop between the vines, this is a creatively spooky way to get a history lesson of a truly unique part of the world! Please prebook, space is limited. TIX: $20 with wine tastings, $15 without wine INFO: 542-0343 ext 1 / [email protected]urrayestatewinery. com UPCOMING: Said the Spider to the Spy — CentreStage Theatre, Kentville. Fridays & Saturdays, Sept. 14th-Oct. 20th, 8pm. Sunday Matinee Oct. 14th, 2pm • A fast-paced comedy of mistaken (and borrowed) identities! Who is who? TIX: $12 adults, $10 students/seniors INFO: 6788040 / centrestagetheatre.ca exhibits Brought to you by designerkentville.ca 902 . 365 . 3322 Carol Pye: Recognition — Harvest Gallery, Wolfville. Until Sept. 2nd • Working en plein air, with a rapid spontaneous style, she tries to express the mood of the land at a particular moment. INFO: 542-7093 / harvestgallery.ca Up? — Acadia University Art Gallery, Wolfville. Until Sept. 30th • The series details the attempt to maintain a genuine, unadulterated identity in contemporary, consumer-driven society. INFO: 585-1373 / [email protected] Barbara McLean: Abstract Landscapes — Harvest Gallery, Wolfville. Opening Sept. 8th, 1-4pm. Until Oct. 7th • Barb will be in attendance at the opening and give a brief talk. Her signature brushwork and love of abstraction is very much in evidence, as is her strong sense of composition. INFO: 542-7093 / harvestgallery.ca June Brown and Pauline Sullivan — T.A.N. Windsor • Two local artists who use watercolours to create beautiful work inspired by botanical, landscape, seascape and semiabstract themes. INFO: [email protected] tancoffee.com Kristiina Lehtonen — Designer Cafe, Kentville. Until Sept. 3rd • "Breeze from Finland" - Etching/ prints. INFO: 679-9930 Valley Visual Narratives — Jack's Gallery, Acadia Cinema, Wolfville. Until Sept. 9th • Local artists: Eileen Boyd, Shelley Crowe, Judith Leidl, and Carl Snyder. INFO: [email protected] Jody MacDonald: Will the Real Slim Shady Please Stand Judith J. Leidl — Oriel Fine Art, 11 Bay St., Wolfville • Featuring colourful and beautiful acrylic paintings, prints and ceramic art by Judith Leidl as well as Fine Inuit Arts and Crafts from Pangnirtung, Baffin Island. Open by chance or by appointment. INFO: 542-2772 / [email protected] ROOTS Marshview DEEP Call for Volunteers APARTMENTS • High Quality Units for Adults • Completely Renovated • Close to Downtown Wolfville • Bright and Spacious • Quiet Location • Covered Parking • Heat and Electricity Included Call 542-4064 www.marshviewapts.ca Interested in volunteering for this year’s festival? We particularly need volunteers for September 28th, 29th and 30th. If you are interested in helping out and experiencing the festival behind-the-scenes, visit our website for volunteer registration (deeprootsmusic.ca/volunteers. php). The helping hands of our kind volunteers is what makes this festival possible, and every effort is appreciated. Elbie Mackenzie & Carmen Dalrymple — Captain Hall's Treasure Chest, Hall's Harbour. 11-6pm • Beautiful pottery by our featured artists. INFO: 6783855 / blueskypottery.weebly. com Home & Business Service | Greenwood to St. Croix | Free Pick-up & Delivery (902)798-6123 (new) Cell • [email protected] • www.GencoComputerSolutions.ca 7 The Acadia Page Acadia University The Grapevine 15 University Ave, Wolfville.13, 542-2201 August 30 - September 2012 Kings Transit Proposal to Students I n an attempt to make economical transit services available to as many people as possible, Kings Transit would like to offer the U-Pass bus program to post secondary education students within our service area. planning to offer fare-free service to students during September 2012. Evangeline Express between WolfvilleNew Minas-Kentville: This bus would travel between Wolfville and Kentville (subject to final timing of this route, it may be possible to travel as far as Coldbrook with this bus), on the Evangeline Trail (Main St. Wolfville - Commercial St. New Minas - Park St. Kentville). This service will not go through neighborhoods or into parking lots, allowing faster travel time through this commercial corridor. The service commences in Kentville at 7am and the last bus on this route will leave Kentville at 10pm. The Wolfville service begins at 7:30am with the last departure from Wolfville at 10:30pm, terminating at the Kentville transfer point in downtown Kentville. Basically, U-Pass would allow all participating students to use the entire Kings Transit bus system fare-free year round, not just when class is in session. Students must vote on the proposal in a September Referendum. Once approved, all students would pay for U-Pass ($100 annually) as part of their student fee package (currently the Kings Transit Student Pass is $65 per month). Kings Transit will be proposing an initial 4-year agreement to allow adequate planning and budgeting for the proposed changes in the operation (including the purchase of two new vehicles). The U-Pass service would begin in September 2013 at which time the first U-Pass fee would be added. Which route is the most/least desirable? Do you have alternative routes to propose? Are there other places Kings Transit should be serving? The Belcher Street Bus between Wolfville and Kentville via Port Williams, Kingstec, North Kentville and the Valley Regional Hospital: This service will provide connections between Kingstec and Acadia with access to neighbourhoods along the route. The first bus would leave Kentville at 7:15am and Wolfville at 7:45am and the last bus would leave Kentville at 10:15pm and Wolfville at 10:45pm terminating at the Kings Transit headquarters in New Minas. Kings Transit would like to fine-tune the proposal in preparation for the Referendum and would appreciate your advice and welcome your thoughts on how to best present this proposal to students. Kings Transit is already These services would all be in addition to the existing route which leaves Wolfville (Baptist Church) at 15 minutes past the hour, arriving in Kentville (Cornwallis Inn) at 45 minutes past the hour, and leaves Kentville (Aliant Kings Transit would like to hear the student's reactions to the proposed additions to the system. Staffed Switchboard 8:30am-4:30pm. [email protected] – General Inquiries building) at 25 minutes past the hour, arriving in Wolfville (town centre bus shelter) at 53 minutes past the hour). It is worth noting that the existing bus connects with service all the way to Weymouth in Digby County to the west and Brooklyn, Hants County to the east and this entire area will be covered by the U-Pass. This will result in buses leaving Kentville bound for Wolfville at :00, :15 and :25 and buses leaving Wolfville bound for Kentville at :15, :30 and :45 (the last buses leave Wolfville at 8:15, 10:30 and 10:45.) The core system of Kings Transit (Kings County) will be placed on Google Transit to provide better route and schedule information availability. For more information, Bill Zimmerman, 5425157 / [email protected] La Table Française 2012 CIS Football Top 10 Rankings Come practice your French with the three lecteurs of Acadia, Alexandre, Florine and Caroline! Starting on September 12th, join us every Wednesday between 12 and 1:30pm at the Beveridge Arts Centre (room 325). Bring your own pique-nique and stay for the entire lunch period or just come and spend a few minutes. We will be there to chat with you in French about anything and everything. Venez parler français! Students, professors, support staff, members of the local community, everyone is more than welcome! We are looking forward to meeting with you in a couple of weeks for our first lunch. On compte sur votre présence, venez en grand nombre! For more information, please contact us : [email protected] / [email protected] / [email protected] acadiau.ca If you want to know more about our activities, visit us online: french.acadiau.ca Shelagh Cochrane B.Sc. Pharm. Pharmacist/Owner 1. McMaster 2. Laval 3. Calgary 4. Montreal 5. Western 6. Queen’s 7. UBC 8. Saskatchewan 9. Acadia 10. Windsor Schedule: Exhibition Game, Sept 1 St. FX X-Men @ Acadia Axemen, 5pm Season Opener, Sept 8 Saint Mary's Huskies @ Acadia Axemen 2pm For all statistics: english.cis-sic.ca/sports/fball 2011 regular season record: 7-1 2011 regular season standings: 1st Place AUFC 2011 playoff record: 1-1 playoff finish: Lost 45-21 to McMaster (eventual National Champion) in National Semi Final Uteck Bowl Hours of Operation: • Mon, Tues & Thurs: 9am - 5pm • Wed: 9am - 8pm • Fri: 9am - 5pm • Sat: 10am - 5pm (902) 697-3101 12 Elm Avenue, Wolfville, NS B4P 1Z9 8 The Grapevine August 30 - September 13, 2012 What's Happening from Aug. 30 - Sept. 13, 2012 Send your event listings to [email protected] for publishing in this list THURSDAY, 30 FRIDAY, 31 End of Summer Party & Movie — Recreation Centre, Glooscap Lives Here — Upper camping site, Blomidon Provincial Park 12-8pm. Also Sept. 1St & 2nd • Elder and Spiritual Leaders Emile Gautreau & Louise Goodwin invite you to the teepee for a cultural journey through drumming, singing and storytelling. TIX: no charge INFO: 582-7319 / [email protected] com Wolfville 6pm • Activities include: soap slide, sucker pull, mini sticks, sidewalk chalk, and face painting. 5% discount if you sign up for our After-School & In-Service Day Programs (this day only)! A community-wide game of Capture the Flag starts at 7pm and The Muppets movie starts at dusk. Bring chairs. TIX: no charge INFO: 542-3019 / [email protected] Blogging for Business — Library, Berwick 6-8pm. • Learn how to blog. It looks like a web page, but it is easily updated and will always look fresh. For ages 18+. TIX: no charge INFO/Reg: 538-4030 / valleylibrary.ca Facebook for Business — Murdoch C. Smith Memorial Library, Port Williams 6:30-8pm • This workshop will assist you in creating business pages that can help you connect with current and potential customers. TIX: no charge INFO: 542-3005 / valleylibrary.ca Public Consultation — Fire Hall, Berwick 7pm • The Town of Berwick invites you to see the draft Municipal Planning Strategy changes for the Town of Berwick! These changes have been moulded from the public input sessions in April. INFO: [email protected] berwick.ns.ca / Meeting: Wolfville Community Development Committee — Council Chambers, Town Hall, Wolfville 7pm • Discussing Economic Action Plan & Public Participation Meeting TIX: no charge INFO: 542-5767 / wolfville.ca Concert: Steve Poltz World Tour — Al Whittle Theatre, Wolfville 8:30pm • A live event to remember, energetic does not begin to describe the action. Australia, USA, UK, and now....Wolfville TIX: $15 @ Box of Delights, Wolfville INFO: Courtney 542 0113 / [email protected] com Barn Dance — Ross Creek Centre for the Arts, Canning 6pm • End-of-the-summer barn dance! North Mountain Ceilidh Band, chicken dinner (veg option), dancing at 7pm! All ages, preregister to guarantee your dinner! TIX: $10 adults, $10 for dinner, child prices available INFO/Reg: 582-3842 / artscentre.ca Summer Concert Series — Lockhart and Ryan Memorial Park, New Minas 7-8:30pm • Aug. 31st: Valley Concert Band TIX: no charge INFO: 681-2399 / newminas.com SATURDAY, 1 Back to School Basics — Muir Murray Winery, Wolfville 10am-4pm. Also Sept 2nd • Join us for SWIG, face painting and balloons, croquet games and a Scavenger Hunt in the vineyard! There will be woodfired pizza to eat! TIX: no charge INFO: 542-0343 ext 102 / [email protected] muirmurrayestatewinery.com Magic Winery Bus — Town of Wolfville , Wolfville 10:30am5:30pm. Also Sept. 2nd,8th, 9th • Wine your way through the Annapolis Valley! The doubledecker bus will make a one hour trip to five great wineries: Muir Murray, Grand Pre, Luckett Vineyards, L'Acadie Vineyards, Gaspereau Vineyards. Wolfville bus stop at Town Centre. See article page 1 TIX: $10 Adult, Children no charge INFO: 542-7000 / [email protected] wolfville.ca Battle at the Park Grand Finale — Upper Clements Park 1-3pm • The winners of Rounds 1 through 4 (Liam Potter & The Funtime Brigade included) are battling it out for the Grand Prize, including $750 and a paid gig at the park next year. TIX: no charge INFO: Jay 691-4747 / [email protected] com Axemen Football — Raymond Field, 5pm • Exhibition Game: St.FX vs. Acadia Axemen TIX: $8 Adult, no charge for students INFO: sports.acadiau.ca Concert: Tidal Funk — Evergreen Theatre, Margaretsville 8pm. • Annual funkathon (jazz, blues, pop) from John Gillies, Richard Bennet and others from Margaretsville and environs. The group is again happy to feature the paintings of abstract artist Jean-Marcel Dumontier. TIX: $18 INFO/RSVP: 825-6834 / evergreentheatre.ca SUNDAY, 2 Harvest Festival — Northville Farm Heritage Centre, Billtown 9am • Teamsters weigh in at 9-9:30am, ox-pull at noon. Baking and garden competition. Entries must be in by 12:30pm, judging at 1pm. All childrens' activities begin at noon. Reaping in the am, threshing after lunch. TIX: freewill donation INFO: 678-7088 / [email protected] Rescue Dog Show — Hants County Exhibition, Windsor 10am3pm • 2nd Annual Dog Show! Lots of vendors, small dog fashion show, BBQ by Shani Farms. All friendly, leashed dogs welcome, proceeds towards dogs in need. TIX: $2 adults, no charge under 12 INFO: 997-1141 / [email protected] IncrEdible Picnic & Fundraiser — Meadowbrook Farm Meat Market, Somerset 11am6pm. • Meadowbrook pig roast from 4-6pm and entertainment by: Ruth Manning, Graham Moorehead, Matt Lunn, Kings Fiddlers, Donna & Andy and more. Hot air balloon rides, Al Bernard show, Jimmie dog bbq, petting zoo, carnival games, and more. Proceeds for Camp Brigadoon TIX: $5 adult, no charge 16 & under, Try a free class and donate a toonie to the food bank September 4th to the 10th. WOLFVILLE•NOVA SCOTIA $12 Pig Roast INFO: 538-1106 / meadowbrookmeatmarket.com Scotian Hiker: Taylor Head Prov. Park — Taylor Head Prov. Park, Spry Bay 11:30am • 8km coastal walk around Taylor Head + 6km round trip hike to Bob Bluff. Check website for directions/ updates on hike morning before setting out (come prepared). TIX: no charge INFO: scotianhiker.com / Facebook: Scotianhiker MONDAY, 3 Labour Day! Family Fun Day — HC Lindsay Funeral Home, Berwick 11:30am-3pm. Rain date Sept. 9th • Hosted by Annapolis Valley Cheer Club, bounce castle, face painting, fish pond & much more. TIX: no entrance fee INFO: 691-3331 / [email protected] Labour Day Celebration — Memorial Park, Kentville 11am2:30pm • BBQ, bounce castle, MLA in the dunk tank, and more. Fundraiser for Chrysalis House. TIX: no entrance fee TUESDAY, 4 Meeting: Committee of Council — Council Chambers, Town Hall, Wolfville 1:30pm-4pm • TIX: no charge INFO: 542-5767 / wolfville.ca Wolfville Newcomers' Club — Farmers' Market, Wolfville 7-9pm • 1st monthly meeting for 2012-13. Open to everyone, newcomers and long-time Annapolis Valley residents. Meet new people, learn about the area. TIX: no charge INFO: 306-0570 / [email protected] / wolfvillenewcomers.org WEDNESDAY, 5 Neighbourhood Opportunities for Wolfville (NOW) — Wolfville Farmes' Market 4-7pm • Looking for your feedback to develop strategies to address the negative impacts on neighbourhoods, related to www.innersunyoga.ca 542-YOGA (9642) 9 The Grapevine August 30 - September 13, 2012 Valley Event Ticket Giveaway: Chance to win 2 tickets to: Sahara Jane's CD Release, Sat. Sept 8, 2012. Al Whittle Theatre. Draw date: September 3rd. Enter at valleyevents.ca/win excessive alcohol consumption. See article page 15. TIX: no charge INFO: 542-5767 / [email protected] Mary's Huskies @ Acadia Axemen TIX: $10 Adult, Free for students ($6 to reserve) INFO: sports. acadiau.ca Bike Safety for Ages 50+ Concert: Remembering Elvis — Mermaid Imperial — Ocean Spirit Studio, Canning 7-9pm • If you are 50 or older and would like an opportunity to learn the rules of the road and safety for bikes, Constable Blair MacMurtery will be on hand to help. TIX: no charge INFO/Reg: 582-7507 / oceanspiritstudio.com FRIDAY, 7 Paint Our Town Red and Blue — Central Ave., Wolfville Performing Arts Centre, Windsor 7:30pm • International World Champion Elvis tribute artist Thane Dunn and his eight-piece Cadillac Kings. Widely regarded as one of the very best in the business at creating the illusion of Elvis onstage. TIX: $37 @ Windsor Home Hardware, Box of Delights, Wolfville, online or by phone INFO: 1-888-311-9090 / ticketpro.ca Concert: Sahara Jane's 3-6pm • The Wolfville Business — Al Whittle Theatre, Wolfville Development Corporation invites 8-10pm • Release concert for local businesses to engage new and the CD "Lonesome Sky". With returning Acadia students. Enjoy accompanying guests: Ken an afternoon for the entire family! Shorley, Andy Flinn and Ariana TIX: no charge INFO: David 542Nasr. TIX: $10 @ Box of Delights, 4093 / [email protected] $12 at door INFO: 542-0558 / com [email protected] SATURDAY, 8 Grow With Art — NSCC- Kingstec, Kentville 1-3pm (register @ 12:45pm) • Cartooning with Mark Oakley. Ages 5-14 TIX: $2 per child INFO: Irene 542-0234 / [email protected] Ladies Night — Annapolis Valley Shooting Sports Club, Canaan / Kentville 1-4pm • All shooting equipment will be provided, bring personal protection equipment (hearing protectors and safety glasses) and a jacket. Shoot a variety of handguns and rifles, possibly a shotgun or two as well. TIX: $5 for ammo INFO: 690-7372 / [email protected] Ultimate Frisbee Weekend and Water Slip & Slide — Muir Murray Winery, Wolfville. Also Sept. 9th • Join us for ultimate frisbee and a giant waterslide in the vineyard! Hayrides, scavenger hunt, and create your own pizza! TIX: no charge INFO: 542-0343 ext 102 / [email protected] muirmurrayestatewinery.com Axemen Football — Acadia, 2pm • Season Opener - Saint SUNDAY, 9 Paint Windsor — Pheonix Hollow B&B, Windsor 10am-4pm • A day of art and charity as local artists paint, sculpt, and create around town while their works are being sold at the lovely Phoenix Hollow B&B. Supporting the Hants community Hospital Auxiliary Society, silent auction at the end of the day for the works that the artists are working on. See ad page 6 TIX: no charge INFO: Kelly 4722436 / paintwindsor.com Walk for ALS — Village Park, Coldbrook, 11am • Coldbrook Kentville Walk for ALS. Check in at 10am, walk begins at 11am. INFO: 679-1599 / walkforals.ca Scotian Hiker: Pennant Point — Crystal Crescent Beach Provincial Park, East Pennant, Halifax County 11am • 11am meetup at the first parking lot at Crystal Crescent Beach. Check website for directions & updates on hike morning. TIX: no charge INFO: scotianhiker.com/ Facebook: Scotianhiker Living Titanic — Prescott House Museum, Port Williams 2-4pm • A Musical Memoir of Nova Scotia's only survivor, created and performed by Rosalee Peppard. Quilt display, tea and homemade apple crisp. TIX: $10 INFO: 5423984 / [email protected] / prescott.museum.gov.ns.ca 1466 / [email protected] Burial Ground Care Society — Sobey's Community Room, New Minas 7:30pm • All interested parties welcome! TIX: no charge INFO: 542-2649 / [email protected] WEDNESDAY, 12 Fundy Film screens: Moonrise Kingdom — Al Whittle Theatre, Wolfville 4pm & 7pm • In this ‘60s period comedydrama from Wes Anderson, two exceptional star-crossed youngsters make a secret pact and run away into the local wilderness, throwing their island hometown into a frenzy as an ominous storm approaches and strikes. With Bruce Willis, Bill Murray, Edward Norton, Frances McDormand and Tilda Swinton. See ad pg. 15 TIX: $8 INFO: 542-5157 / [email protected] fundyfilm.ca Children's Nature Ramble — Upper parking lot, Blomidon Provincial Park 10am-12pm • Children of all ages invited to ramble along the park’s trails with naturalist Charlane Bishop. See the transformations of plant and animal life. All weather event, dress accordingly. Bring a picnic! TIX: no charge INFO: 582-7319 / [email protected] MONDAY, 10 Valley Gardeners Club Corn Boil — Agricultural Research Centre, Kentville 5:156:30pm • Members and friends invited to enjoy corn boil for a small donation. Regular meeting afterwards, 7:30pm in room 2101, Kingstec campus, Kentville. Author Clarence Stevens speaks on "Butterflies in the Garden,". House plant & perennial exchange after the meeting. TIX: donation INFO: [email protected] / valleygardeners.ca Fundy Film screens: Marley — Al Whittle Theatre, Wolfville 7pm • Bob Marley’s appeal, impact on music and role as a social and political prophet is undeniable. Marley is the life story of the musician, revolutionary, legend and the man—from early days to international superstardom—with rare footage, never-before-seen performances, previously unreleased music and revelatory interviews. See ad pg 15 TIX: $8 INFO: 542-5157 / fundyfilm.ca THURSDAY, 13 Mix & Mingle: The Big One — Windsor Waterfront, 3-7pm • Businesses from all over Ai Ripples — Community Centre, the area are getting involved Port Williams 7-9pm • "The Way of the Heart" with Ailsa Keppie & Connie Fisher. Evening will also include a group meditation and discussion/Q&A time. TIX: donations appreciated INFO: Ailsa 404-9787 / [email protected] TUESDAY, 11 Alzheimer Cafe — Kings Riverside Court, Kentville 2-4pm • Monthly events provide a relaxed, accepting social environment and the chance to meet and converse with others in similar situations. TIX: no charge INFO: 1-866-966- Mention this ad for a 10% discount on your first booking to help us showcase the Avon Region's offerings. Sip, chat, connect, BBQ. INFO: (877) 2779797 / [email protected] Thomas Head Raddall Prize Reading — The Box of Delights, Wolfville 7pm • Gaspereau Press and Goose Lane Editons present an evening of readings and lively discussion by Thomas Head Raddall Atlantic Fiction Prize shortlisted authors: Heather Jessup (The Lightning Field) and Valerie Compton (Tide Road). TIX: no charge INFO: 678-6002 / [email protected] gaspereau.com 10 Rob Brezsny's ARIES (March 21-April 19): I'm afraid your vibes are slightly out of tune. Can you do something about that, please? Meanwhile, your invisible friend could really use a Tarot reading, and your houseplants would benefit from a dose of Mozart. Plus -- and I hope I'm not being too forward here -- your charmingly cluttered spots are spiraling into chaotic sprawl, and your slight tendency to overreact is threatening to devolve into a major proclivity. As for that rather shabby emotional baggage of yours: Would you consider hauling it to the dump? In conclusion, my dear Ram, you're due for a few adjustments. TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Is happiness mostly just an absence of pain? If so, I bet you've been pretty content lately. But what if a more enchanting and exciting kind of bliss were available? Would you have the courage to go after it? Could you summon the chutzpah and the zeal and the visionary confidence to head out in the direction of a new frontier of joy? I completely understand if you feel shy about asking for more. You might worry that to do so would be greedy, or put you at risk of losing what you have already scored. But I feel it's my duty to cheer you on. The potential rewards looming just over the hump are magnificent. GEMINI (May 21-June 20): I've got some medicine for you to try, Gemini. It's advice from the writer Thomas Merton. "To allow oneself to be carried away by a multitude of conflicting concerns," he wrote, "to surrender to too many demands, to commit oneself to too many projects, to want to help everyone in everything, is to succumb to the violence of our times." It's always a good idea to heed that warning, of course. But it's especially crucial for you right now. The best healing work you can do is to shield your attention from the din of the outside world and tune in reverently to the glimmers of the inside world. CANCER (June 21-July 22): I dreamed you were a magnanimous taskmaster nudging the people you care about to treat themselves with more conscientious tenderness. You were pestering The Grapevine For the week of August 30th them to raise their expectations and hew to higher standards of excellence. Your persistence was admirable! You coaxed them to waste less time and make long-range educational plans and express themselves with more confidence and precision. You encouraged them to give themselves a gift now and then and take regular walks by bodies of water. They were suspicious of your efforts to make them feel good, at least in the early going. But eventually they gave in and let you help them. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): In the spirit of Sesame Street, I'm happy to announce that this week is brought to you by the letter T, the number 2, and the color blue. Here are some of the "T" words you should put extra emphasis on: togetherness, trade-offs, tact, timeliness, tapestry, testability, thoroughness, teamwork, and Themis (goddess of order and justice). To bolster your mastery of the number 2, meditate on interdependence, balance, and collaboration. As for blue, remember that its presence tends to bring stability and depth. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): In the creation myths of Easter Island's native inhabitants, the god who made humanity was named Makemake. He was also their fertility deity. Today the name Makemake also belongs to a dwarf planet that was discovered beyond the orbit of Neptune in 2005. It's currently traveling through the sign of Virgo. I regard it as being the heavenly body that best symbolizes your own destiny in the coming months. In the spirit of the original Makemake, you will have the potential to be a powerful maker. In a sense you could even be the architect and founder of your own new world. Here's a suggestion: Look up the word "creator" in a thesaurus, write the words you find there on the back of your business card, and keep the card in a special place until May 2013. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): When novelist James Joyce began to suspect that his adult daughter Lucia was mentally ill, he sought advice from psychologist Carl Jung. After a few sessions with the Stella Rose B & B August 30 - September 13, 2012 her, Jung told her father that she was schizophrenic. How did he know? A telltale sign was her obsessive tendency to make puns, many of which were quite clever. Joyce reported that he, too, enjoyed the art of punning. "You are a deep-sea diver," Jung replied. "She is drowning." I'm going to apply a comparable distinction to you, Libra. These days you may sometimes worry that you're in over your head in the bottomless abyss. But I'm here to tell you that in all the important ways, you're like a deep-sea diver. (The Joyce-Jung story comes from Edward Hoagland's *Learning to Eat Soup.*) SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): No false advertising this week, Scorpio. Don't pretend to be a purebred if you're actually a mutt, and don't act like you know it all when you really don't. For that matter, you shouldn't portray yourself as an unambitious amateur if you're actually an aggressive pro, and you should avoid giving the impression that you want very little when in fact you're a burning churning throb of longing. I realize it may be tempting to believe that a bit of creative deceit would serve a holy cause, but it won't. As much as you possibly can, make outer appearances reflect inner truths. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): In Christian lore, the serpent is the bad guy that's the cause of all humanity's problems. He coaxes Adam and Eve to disobey God, which gets them expelled from Paradise. But in Hindu and Buddhist mythology, there are snake gods that sometimes do good deeds and perform epic services. They're called Nagas. In one Hindu myth, a Naga prince carries the world on his head. And in a Buddhist tale, the Naga king uses his seven heads to give the Buddha shelter from a storm just after the great one has achieved enlightenment. In regards to your immediate future, Sagittarius, I foresee you having a relationship to the serpent power that's more like the Hindu and Buddhist version than the Christian. Expect vitality, fertility, and healing. © Copyright 2012 Rob Brezsny the Looking Glass, the Red Queen tells Alice that she is an expert at believing in impossible things. She brags that there was one morning when she managed to embrace six improbable ideas before she even ate breakfast. I encourage you to experiment with this approach, Capricorn. Have fun entertaining all sorts of crazy notions and unruly fantasies. Please note that I am not urging you to actually put those beliefs into action. The point is to give your imagination a good work-out. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): I'm not necessarily advising you to become best friends with the dark side of your psyche. I'm merely requesting that the two of you cultivate a more open connection. The fact of the matter is that if you can keep a dialogue going with this shadowy character, it's far less likely to trip you up or kick your ass at inopportune moments. In time you might even come to think of its chaos as being more invigorating than disorienting. You may regard it as a worthy adversary and even an interesting teacher. PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You need more magic in your life, Pisces. You're suffering from a lack of sublimely irrational adventures and eccentrically miraculous epiphanies and inexplicably delightful interventions. At the same time, I think it's important that the magic you attract into your life is not pure fluff. It needs some grit. It's got to have a kick that keeps you honest. That's why I suggest that you consider getting the process started by baking some unicorn poop cookies. They're sparkly, enchanting, rainbow-colored sweets, but with an edge. Ingredients include sparkle gel, disco dust, star sprinkles -- and a distinctly roguish attitude. Recipe is here: tinyurl.com/UnicornPoopCookies. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): In Lewis Carroll's book Through 611 Main St. • Wolfville's newest 4-1/2 star B&B 697-2368 • www.thestellarose.com 11 The Grapevine Mike Uncorked Fall Out of Summer! S igh, the summer’s almost over. Well, in terms of calendar days we still have a bit to go, but kids and mature students will soon be back at the grind, the evenings have started to cool off, stores are shifting from their summer hours and the number of tourists has depleted. I can’t complain because I had a great summer with lots of sun and many things to do. I read lots of books, saw some wonderful plays, hung out with many friends and family members, and I got to spend a lot of time with my partner which was really the highlight of the season. I finished my 20th play and started a new season of Ghost Walks and I had a very successful Yard Sale and a great summer at work. I love the autumn however, and I can’t wait for the leaves to change, the burst of diversity in Wolfville from the arrival of the students and all the great events that happen in the early fall in this area, like Deep Roots and the crop of new Fundy Film movies. I highly recommend taking in the first selection of the Fundy Film Society’s incredible Fall line up, Moonrise Kingdom. Showing Sunday September 9th at 4pm and 7pm, this light-hearted romantic comedy is set on a fictitious New England island in the summer of 1965 and tells the story of two young star-crossed lovers who flee their town, which causes a local search party to fan out and find them. Moonrise Kingdom is directed by Wes Anderson who has written and directed some of my favorite films including Rushmore, The Royal Tenenbaums, Bottle Rocket, and the stop-motion animation masterpiece Fantastic Mr. Fox and it stars Bill Murray, Bruce Willis, Edward Norton and Academy Award Winning Actresses Tilda Swinton and Frances McDormand. You will not be disappointed with this film, which is filled with wonderful characters and great visuals, including some shots inspired by Alex Colville paintings! And then on Wednesday September 12th at 7pm, head to the Al Whittle theatre for the Documentary Marley. I love all kinds of music, everything from the Four Tops to 80’s hair bands, and I also love movies so the combination of great music and filmmaking, will make Marley a must-see. Bob Marley’s appeal, impact on music and role as a social and political prophet is undeniable and Marley is the life story of the musician, revolutionary, legend and the man, from his early days to international superstardom. This fascinating documentary combines rare footage, neverbefore-seen performances, previously unreleased music and revelatory interviews to create a terrific portrait. Check out the new complete fall line up at fundyfilm.ca , there’s lots of great things to see. It seems at this time of year, much like in January, I make some resolutions, both for life and work. I have a lot of ideas brewing for articles... fun things to challenge myself. I have a lot of great people to write about and many events to promote... it’s an exciting time of year... enjoy it to the fullest! ~Mike Butler August 30 - September 13, 2012 THE CROSSWORD KINDLY BROUGHT TO YOU BY Back to School - created by MaryBeth Clarke Across Down 1. for geometry 2. when you write with this, mistakes can be erased 3. a big red one for the teacher 4. for measuring angles 7. to help you add 8. the lined paper found in binders 5. when your pencil breaks, use this 9. more permanent writing tool 6. for cutting paper 12. many words to read in these 10. clips that hold looseleaf 13. for mistakes...you'll need these together 14. Hilroy...for one 11. the students seats 1 2 3 5 4 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 DEEP ROOTS Artist & festival Information Online You can view artist biographies on our website (deeprootsmusic. ca/), along with ticket information, the festival lineup, and much more. You can also enjoy beautiful photos from last year’s festival by visiting the Photo Gallery. : Pie r Squared “The Valley in a crust” Find us at the Findquiches. us at the Wolfville Farmers’ Market 697-2502 www.pie-r-squared.com Homemade savoury pies and Wolfville Farmers' Market! 12 The Grapevine August 30 - September 13, 2012 Like the Free Business Listings, this page works on a first come, first served basis (limit 1 listing per person). Or, to reserve a placement, pay $5 per issue (3-issue minimum commitment). Please keep listings to 35 words or less. CLASSES: Private Music Lessons: Voice, piano, & drums. Individual weekly instruction available in New Minas for all ages, levels & styles! Music teachers with over 10 years of experience, limited spaces available. INFO: Kelly, 365-6141 / [email protected] hotmail.com Cadance Academy: Yearlong dance classes begin September 10th. 8-week fall session begins September 17th. INFO: 679-3616 / [email protected] / cadanceacademy.ca Music for Young Children (MYC): w/ Jessica African Dance: Friday Sept. 14th, 7pm, Acadia Chapel Basement. Traditional West African dance (a great workout) with instructor Cynthia Lewis to the beat of live drummers! TIX: $15 adults, $10 students INFO/Reg: Bruno 681-9870 / [email protected] Arabic Dance and Drumming Workshop: Sunday, Sept. 16th, with drummer Ken Shorley & dancer Colleen Hagen. For Men and Women. TIX: $26 until Sept. 7th, $35 at door INFO: Colleen, 365-5268 / innersunyoga.ca DONATE/ VOLUNTEER: Volunteer Photographers: Experienced photog- Hansen. Keyboard Based Music Program. Empowering children, enriching families! Register Now for Fall Classes! Private Piano Lessons also Available. INFO/ Reg: 670-5726 / [email protected] yahoo.ca / myc.com/Teacher/ JaHansen. raphers wanted to join our team to capture the highlights of Deep Roots Music Festival 2012 (Sept. 28th-30th). INFO: photo team leader, Bruce [email protected] com Herbal Adventures for Kids: One Sunday a Donate Junk Jewellery and Baubles: Our work- month, 10am-12pm, starting Sept. 16th. A fun & natural plant exploration with Clinical Herbalist Amanda Dainow. All ages/abilities welcome. Bursaries available. TIX: $220 for the year (12 classes), or $60 per quarter, or $20 per class INFO/Reg: 5383662 / [email protected] / singingnettles.ca Fall Belly Dance Classes, w/ Angie Oriana Jenkins: Intermediate/ Advanced: Mondays, Sept. 3rdOct. 15th, (No class Oct. 7th) 7-8:30pm @ Ocean Spirit Studio, Canning. Beginners: Thursdays, Sept. 6th-Oct. 11th, 7-8:30pm @ Wolfville Farmers' Market. INFO/ Reg: sisterlotus.com WORKSHOPS: Watercolour Workshop w/ Jude Caborn: Oct. 6th, 9:30am-4pm @ Wolfville Recreation Centre. Advanced watercolour techniques , max 16 students. Sponsored by the Evangeline Artists Co-op TIX: $65 INFO: [email protected] shops on Deep Roots Saturday (Sept 29th) need materials to create fancy hats and crowns, and fascinatin’ rhythm instruments and such. Feathers, glitter, junk jewellery, beads, whatever. All accepted for this year’s parade! INFO: Lisa [email protected] ca 100 miles to Arden & Iliad by Fire Campaigns: Two Planks and a Passion Theatre will stage two timeless works: Shakespeare's As You Like It and Homer's The Iliad. To help make our 2013 season a reality, the first 100 patrons who donate $100 or more will be invited to a special preview of As You Like It on July 6th. INFO/ Donate: 582-3842 / twoplanks.ca / CanadaHelps .org FOR KIDS: After School & InService Day Fall Programs: Parks & Playgrounds, Art Works, Earth Quests, Outdoor Adventure Club, Kids Yoga, and Athletics in Action. We'll also be heading to OnTree Fun & Adventure Park, Dalplex, Ross Creek Centre for the Arts and more! Our program brochure has more information. INFO/Reg: 542-3019 / [email protected] New! Youth Leaders Core Program: Info Session: Sept. 12th, 6-7pm @ Wolfville Recreation Centre. New program for ages 13+ who are interested in being engaged community members! Youth will volunteer in their community, learn new skills, learn and participate in healthy active living opportunities, plan outings and have the option of working towards the Duke of Edinburgh Award (all levels). INFO: 542-3019 / [email protected] AUDITIONS: Gary Grinkle's Battle with Wrinkles: Wed., Sept. 5th, 7pm @ CentreStage Theatre, Kentville, upstairs theatre. 10 roles (ages 10 to adult). Family show to be performed: Oct 20th, 21st, 27th, 28th, Nov 3rd & 4th INFO: 542-4049 / [email protected] zincknet.ca Kentville Ghost Walks: Looking for cast GENERAL: Writing, Editing, Proofreading: Profes- sional author/editor available to write or check your documents, resumes, essays, web content, manuscripts, letters; any form of the written word. Make your writing shine and be letter-perfect. INFO: Pamela 697-2926 / [email protected] Sweet Cat (Elsie) Needs Home: Wonderful inside/out- side cat, great around adults & children. Litter trained. Due to illness ,the owner can no longer look after her. INFO: 542-0631 / [email protected] The Footlight Volunteer Awards (the Footsies!): Sunday, Oct. 14th 7pm @ CentreStage Theatre. An evening of glitz, glamour and gourmet goodies as we celebrate and recognize the contributions of the many volunteers who have given of their time and talents over the past 29 years! RSVP by Oct. 1st. INFO/RSVP: 678-8040 / [email protected] members for two historical productions. Friday nights: Sept 21st, Oct 5th, 19th. Saturday nights: Sept 22nd, Oct 6th, 19th. Sept shows are dress rehearsals, experience with acting preferred. Paid positions, lots of fun. INFO: 692-8546 / [email protected] Free Piano: Autopiano with bench. New owner is fully responsible for moving it. It works well and was tuned recently. INFO: 542-2772 / 670-7422 / [email protected] RENT: Sunday, Sept 23rd, Rhythm and Sole, Skyway Drive, Wolfville, Edalene casts for their 9th production. High intensity music, actors/resses 16 to mature adulthood. INFO: Kerri 697-2515 / [email protected] for $15-$25 each or $80 for all. INFO: 542-2772 / 670-7422 / [email protected] Glory Days: Quick As A Wink Theatre seeks 'bar rowdies' (males) for their Nov/Dec musical INFO: 472-7229 / [email protected] 6 Hamster Cages for Sale: $30-$50 new, selling Boxes of Tiles: 16 boxes (20 tiles each) of Castelli Noce ceramic 12"x12" tiles. Boxes not opened. Purchased from Rafuse, Wolfville, for $1200, selling for $900 INFO: 542-2772 / 670-7422 / [email protected] Bicycle Wanted: I have $50 to put towards a road-ready chariot (mountain bike preferred). INFO: Jeremy 692-8546 / [email protected] Canning Studio 582-7028 or weekly at the Wolfville Farmers' Market 13 The Grapevine Staghorn Sumac-Ade From Jenny Osburn of Union Street Cafe • [email protected] I didn't need any more reasons to love the staghorn sumac tree. I love that in spring its limbs are coated with velvety fur, like a freshly antlered deer. Long fern-like leaves emerge, then gorgeous red cones that keep their colour and beauty as the leaves turn to autumn red and orange. In early winter when the leaves have fallen it is perfectly elegant, bare stretching branches topped with those same red bracts providing a perky splash of colour against a snowy backdrop. So when I saw a glass of what looked like pink lemonade on my friend Angie's facebook page with the label "Sumac-Ade" I was greatly intrigued. Supposedly she had made it from the cones of the sumac tree! It was late at night but I found my sumacs by flashlight and snapped off a few flower clusters. I made a little batch of the most delicious drink you could imagine just by soaking the berries in cold water and adding a little sugar. It's sour like lemonade but with a distinctive taste. Staghorn Sumac-Ade • 6-8 Sumac Cones • Cold water to cover • Sugar or Maple Syrup to taste Shake off any insects on the cones and place them in a large pot. Crush and break the cones apart and cover with cold water. Let sit for an hour, then strain. Add a little sweetener and serve over ice. 183 Commercial St, Berwick unionstreetcafe.ca 538-7787 "handmade food and fun" (556<5*05. +Y(S:HHKP We are pleased to welcome Dr. Wasan Al-Saadi. A University of Toronto graduate , Dr. Al-Saadi is licensed in Nitrous Oxide administration. She is fluent in English, French and Arabic and looks forward to welcoming new patients. Call us, send us an email or book your appointment online by our website. mainstreetdentalcentre.com|[email protected] 399 MAIN STREET, WOLFVILLE • 542-4555 August 30 - September 13, 2012 ABS-O-LUTE HEALTH CLUB Student Fall Special Purchase a 3 Month Student Membership at $129.36 +tx (Sept 1 - Oct 15/12) Receive an EXTRA MONTH at NO CHARGE That’s 4 months for the price of 3! A current Student ID Must be presented 8934 Commercial St., New Minas 365-3210 • www.absolutehealthclub.com www.letseatns.com Chef Kerina Dykstra 902-300-1268 Let’s Eat! Personal Chef Services Let’s Eat! Personal Chef Services is a dynamic chef service brought to you by Chef Kerina Dykstra, a Red Seal Chef based in the Annapolis Valley - the ultimate food and farm centre of the Maritimes. Personal chef services are growing in popularity across North America and Let’s Eat! Personal Chef Services wants to bring this healthy and affordable option into your home. Enjoy the convenience of promoting good health and satisfying your taste buds, while keeping within your spending budget. The diverse culinary services of Let’s Eat! Personal Chef Services are designed with one goal in mind -to promote health and happiness in people’s lives through simple whole foods. After a consultation with Chef Kerina to discuss your unique needs, she’ll design a custom menu that you’ll savour. All menus are created using the highest quality ingredients available. Chef Kerina can create any meal in the very basic of kitchens with finesse -- you may never view your kitchen in the same light again! Let’s Eat! Personal Chef Services offers other unforgettable food experiences, such as Cooking for Candida – a three month meal plan that helps people with yeast allergies cook delicious meals with whole foods while continuing to heal their bodies, Dinner for Two -- an intimate three-course meal prepared in your home, perfect for celebrating a special occasion; and the Perfect Pairings Progressive Dinner and Wine Tour -- a tour of Annapolis Valley wineries, which explores exciting food and wine pairings in partnership with Go North Tours. See ad above 14 The Grapevine August 30 - September 13, 2012 The Grapevine Asks: Dear Mayor and Councillors, As the elections approach (Saturday, October 20), I'm wondering if you'd be able to share 2-5 sentences on what it takes to be on council. There could be a few people in the community wondering if they should put their name in the hat but unsure of what it really entails. With your experience, I'm sure you'd be able to offer some words of wisdom on the topic. “A commitment to serve on our Town Council requires a sacrifice of private time of about 25 hours a week for reading, meetings, educational programs (learning). Being prepared to participate as part of a team to govern a busy municipality which already knows “what it wants to be when it grows up”. Team work and trust are essential.” Wolfville Mayor, Robert Stead "Councillors need a mix of skills to make an effective contribution to Town Council. They should have a good feeling for the strengths of the community, and the people who live here. They will need to understand how budgets work, how policy is developed and what the most effective means are of communicating with citizens. The more of this experience they bring into office, the faster they can make a start at influencing the decisions made at Town Council. Councillors are not advisors to Town staff, but are the leaders accountable to the public. Therefore Councillors should be comfortable setting direction for the organization, and being accountable for the results. Not every Councillor starting out has all these skills but an ability to learn quickly on the job is important. The most effective Councils are those that can constructively debate and make decisions. The ability of individual Councillors to work as a team and utilize each other’s strengths is important. It takes patience, commitment and teamwork to be on Town Council." Councillor Keith Irving To become a candidate, nominations can be filed by appointment with the returning officer (Denise Bonnell [email protected]) in the five business days prior to nomination day (September 11th, 2012). Stardrop by Mark Oakley: Stardrop is brought to you by www.iboxpublishing.com The Box of Delights - A Delightful Little Bookshop on Main St Wolfville 542-9511 www.boxofdelightsbooks.com 15 The Grapevine August 30 - September 13, 2012 Who's Who: Angel and Sherry Kozlowski: High Kicking Sisters I am always looking for a challenge when I write these Grapevine articles. I take suggestions for people and topics and I try to follow through no matter what the subject might be. This Who’s Who came to me by suggestion and my interest was snatched from the beginning. I believe this is my second double duty Who’s Who profile... it’s always nice to challenge yourself. Let me introduce you to Angel and Sherry Kozlowski, yes the outfits.... I know, I know, I’m getting to them... just read on! Angel and Sherry grew up in White Rock. Sherry graduated from Acadia in 1999 with a BSc. and received a diploma in Dental Hygiene from Dalhousie in 2003. She now works for Alliance Dental in Coldbrook and when Angel is not spending time with her kids she is also employed in the Dental Profession. And now the outfits! Sherry and Angel have been training in Taekwondo with Master Jo Wagner for 20 years. Angel received her black belt in 1995 and is currently a 3rd degree black belt. She trains (for fun) in Brazilian Jiu Jitso, Muay Thai, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and Taekwondo. Sherry has won several medals at Taekwondo Nationals and is Silver medalist their classes would be beneficial to Acadia’s diverse student body, looking for something different and fun to do! for 2011, Silver at the Olympic Carding, and she is currently taking a Sport Nutrition course and trying to build herself as a Personal Trainer. Sherry and Angel are also the co-owners and instructors behind Victory Taekwondo, a school specializing in training those of interest in these special fields that Sherry and Angel have become experts in. Victory Taekwondo operates out of the Abhaya Mixed Martial Arts Facility in Port Williams but is an independent club. Taekowndo is great for both men and women, of all ages and fitness levels. You'll learn how to kick, stretch, get fit, increase flexibility, balance, increase confidence, learn proper breathing techniques or just have fun. For more information about classes, private lessons, or general inquiries contact Angel and Sherry at [email protected] or call 670-7897. And check out the http://www.abhaya.ca/ website for more information. Angel and Sherry find this area useful to both their interests and their business because there is no other taekwondo school in the area and they are in the same building as the ever growing sport of Mixed Martial Arts. Sherry and Angel want to mention that Now it’s not all kicks and punches with these two. Sherry enjoys cooking and baking when she’s not working out and Angel is currently filming a reality TV show called Cubicle to the Cage, a 13 episode show following regular people in their journey to become Professional MMA fighters. The show is being filmed in Halifax; therefore she trains with Titans MMA for the show and saw this as a great opportunity to learn from some great instructors and when the show is over she will fight for ABHAYA MMA. Best of luck to you both! Now, I need a challenge for my other Grapevine article... you know, Sherry and Angel mentioned I could take a few taekwondo classes and then write about them.... can these two help me get my kicks? It is always nice to challenge yourself, isn’t it? ~Mike Butler Brought to you by T.A.N. COFFEE www.tancoffee.ca Autum Neighbourhood Opportunities for Wolfville (NOW) O n Wednesday September 5, 2012 from 4pm-7pm, members of the newly created Neighbourhood Opportunities for Wolfville group (NOW) will be at the Wolfville Farmers’ Market in search of public input. Specifically, they are looking for your feedback to develop strategies to address the negative impacts on neighbourhoods, related to excessive alcohol consumption. NOW members include representatives from the Town of Wolfville, Acadia, RCMP, Acadia Student Union and other stakeholders, which to date have included local lounge owners and landlords. Rather than focusing on legislation and bylaws, the goal is to work together as a community to build mutual respect for all aspects of community life; and to deter destructive behaviour including noise and damage to personal, business and public property. NOW has already developed suggestions for improvements but they are looking for your help to further these ideas. Diane Mombourquette 542-5767 / [email protected] DEEP ROOTS: Tickets & Passes Passes and tickets are available for purchase through our TicketPro.ca website get yours today! If you have questions, contact the Deep Roots office in person or at 542-7668 / [email protected] ca. Our office is located downstairs from The Box of Delights Bookshop on Main Street in Wolfville. Our Volunteers will be in the office Tuesdays through Saturdays, 11 - 5 Sunday Sunday Fundy Film Society The world's best films in Wolfville films subject to change without notice !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Acadia Cinema's AlKingdom Whittle Theatre Moonrise 450 Main Street, Wolfville Sunday, Sept 9: 4 & 7 p.m. 542-5157 www.fundyfilm.ca Marley Wednesday, Sept 12: 7 p.m. Once Upon a Time in Anatolia Sunday, Sept 16: 4 & 7 p.m. Al Whittle Theatre 542-5157 www.fundyﬁlm.ca www.facebook.com/fundyﬁlm Pete Se Wednesd 6-Packs: $36 available 30 m General adm 16 The Grapevine August 30 - September 13, 2012 Scotian Hiker Wolfville’s There’s no place like home to roam. walks GRAVELY GHOST trivia A HISTORICAL PRODUCTION Thursday, Sept 6 th @ 8:30pm Sharp!. Adults $13, Students $8 Please pre-book, space limited [email protected] 692-8546 (family friendly) www.scotianhiker.com in NS can you find the 1 Where warning sign "Danger. Please do Fireworks & Yurts. Congratulations on the wedding Josh Herbin & Erin Dalton! 2 In what town can you find the Fire- photo by: Ashley Noto, caverhillphotography.com Builders of Nova Scotia coppice wood yurts, inspired by the Kyrgyz and fighters Museum of Nova Scotia? Mongolian styles, Little Foot Yurts' mission is to make these beautiful shelters 3 What is the name of the shale gas Gaspereau Valley or online: lfy.ca exploration (fracking) zone stretching from Wolfville to Maitland? Harlow & Genevieve escaped to the beautiful Blomidon beaches over the hot long weekend. Photo by Joss accessible through rentals, sales, and educational workshops. Visit them in the what year was the first official 4 InApple Blossom Festival held? answers: 1. Mastodon Ridge, Stewiacke; 2. Yarmouth; 3. Windsor Block; 4. 1933; 5. Basking Shark 5 What type of shark was recently beached at Sandy Cove? Brought to you by: Jeremy Novak & Jocelyn Hatt with contributions by Mike Butler, Lisa Hammett Vaughan & Monica Jorgensen. Contact us: 902 . 692 . 8546 [email protected] Dont miss a Grapevine: Subscribe for $2.00 an issue. Also available online: www.grapevine.wolfville.org Printed at The Acadia Print Shop 585-1129 We love submissions of: Art Banners, Random Acts of Kindness, Events, Articles END OF SUMMER SALE CONTINUES! BitterSweet welcomes Acadia Students... Come check us out! WISHLANTERNS & CONFETTI CANONS arrived just in time to celebrate a party, wedding or get-together! 344 Main St. Wolfville 542-3331 vintagesweetshoppe.ca / bittersweetboutik.ca Brought to you by: Daniels’ Flower Shop Ltd. 40 Water St, Windsor 798-5337 www.danielsflowershop.com My daughter was desperate to build a very specific type of shelving unit and between both of us we had no idea what we were doing. We went to a large store in New Minas to look at lumber and came away discouraged with their "cut it yourself" set up - not a salesperson in sight to help two people who had never cut a piece of wood in their lives. Back to Wolfville to Rafuse Home Hardware. They had nothing on the floor that would work for us so Ken pointed us to the warehouse and said the guys back there might be able to help. The guys were so incredibly helpful and after much digging we found two different materials that would work. No charge either since it was just left overs! However cutting the stuff was going to be the tough part. We needed 12 2 foot lengths all 4 inches wide. A young fellow named Mark offered to take the pieces home with him on his lunch hour and do the cuts on his tools. No charge. We were both shocked. Wolfville is were the heart is, especially at Rafuse. Kathy The Grapevine Advertising Rates (per issue) + HST Submission deadline for Submission Deadline for February 2nd issue, January 31st Sept 13th issue is September 11th Ad Size 1 Issue 4 Issues 13 Issues 26 Issues 1 Block 2 Blocks 3 Blocks 4 Blocks $40 $80 $110 $130 $36 $72 $99 $117 $34 $68 $94 $110 $32 $64 $88 $100 Where to find The Grapevine: 95% of all businesses in Wolfville, Grand Pré , Gaspereau & Port Williams receive at least 1 hand-delivered copy. Additional papers can be found at these fine locations: Wolfville: The Post Office, EOS, Pita House, Muddyʼs Convenience, Cinematopia, the public Library, Just Us! Cafe, Wolfville Farmersʼ Market, T.A.N., Whatʼs the Buzz? Rolled Oat Greater Wolfville Area: •Grand Pré - Convenience Store, Just Us! Coffee Roasters. •Gaspereau - Valley Fibres, XTR Station, • Port Williams - Wharf General Store, Tin Pan Bistro. Canning - Art Can, Alʼs Fireside Café, Aspinall Studios.•Windsor - Moeʼs Place Music, Yum Bakery, T.A.N. café •Hantsport - R & Gʼs Family Restaurant, Pizzaria •Berwick - Kateʼs Pantry, Rising Sun Café, Drift Wood •Kentville - Designer Café. Hall's Harbour - Copper Fox Gallery Tide Predictions at Cape Blomidon Source: Canadian Fisheries & Oceans www.waterlevels.gc.ca Aug 30 31 Sept 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 High 12:18pm 1:08pm* Low 6:27pm 7:16pm 1:54pm 2:38pm 3:21pm 4:02pm 4:44pm 5:27pm 6:12pm 7:02pm 7:33am 8:29am** 9:25am 10:19am 11:09am 7:40am 8:24am 9:06am 9:47am 10:27am 11:09am 11:52am 12:40pm 1:34pm 2:31pm 3:29pm 4:24pm 5:15pm * Highest High: 42.7 feet ** Lowest High: 32.5 feet Please note, there are normally two high and low tides a day not climb on volcano"?
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