Agency finds alternate way to hold annual Wii challenge

Serving children is what Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pictou County does best and including them in their major fundraiser Bowl for Kids Sake is important. This year, however, has proved to be somewhat of a challenge. The agency’s main student event, a Wii Bowling Challenge that usually happens in the elementary and middle schools,...

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Bowl for Kids kick-off breakfast

It was pancakes and sausage for a full house at the Nova Scotia Community, Pictou Campus, this morning! Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pictou County held their annual free pancake breakfast to kick off the annual Bowl for Kids Sake event, coming up on April 8. Honorary chair, New Glasgow Mayor Nancy Dicks, offered words...

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Lotta chances to win in 2017

The time for winning is here again with the start of Big Brothers Big Sisters Lotta Lotto Calendar campaign. Regular supporters will notice the calendar looks a bit different this year. It features pictures of Little Brothers and Little Sisters, taken by Bob MacEachern. The calendar is still full of a year’s worth of prizes...

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Thriller of a dinner theatre

NEW GLASGOW – “I’m giving you, On count of three, To show your stuff, Or let it be …” Michael Jackson music is the theme of this year’s Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pictou County’s Grafton Street Dinner Theatre. The annual dinner theatre is taking place November 10 at Summer Street Industries and promises to...

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