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Community Events

SEPT. 5-7 
SPRINGDALE CRAFT AND TRADE SHOW 
With over 85 booths, exhibitors display and sell a wide variety of consumer products, homemade crafts, woodwork, preserves and recreational vehicles. There’s something for just about everyone! Call 709-673-3439, or email info@townofspringdale.ca. 
SEPT. 6, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. 
DANDELION FEW 
Hosed by Citadel House, 104 Main St., Lewisporte. Drawing from a deep well of influence the Dandelion Few amalgamate and weave for themselves a fine web of folk styles that tips a hat to many heroes of the vast genre. The Dundalk and Newfoundland two-piece share a love of ballads of old with a keenness for writing new gems and bring them to the light in a subtle wash of harmony. Tickets available at secure.ticketpro.ca. 
SEPT. 7 
VOICES ON THE WIND 
Boyd’s Cove is hosting a celebration of history and traditions, held at the Beothuk Interpretation Centre. Call 709-656-3114, or email beothuk@seethesites.ca. 
SEPT. 10, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. 
IN MY HOME… IN MY COMMUNITY 
Hosted by NL Association for Community Living at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 8, 193 Elizabeth Dr., Gander. Community workshops presenting material and topics for individuals with intellectual disabilities, their families and community members. Engaging with communities to build strong inclusive communities. Tickets available at Eventbrite. 
SEPT. 19-21
LEWISPORTE CRAFT AND TRADE SHOW 
Over 70 exhibitors displaying and selling a wide variety of handmade items. Cash prizes. Call 709-535-2737, or email specialevents@lewisportecanada.com or info@lewisportecanada.com. 
SEPT. 19 – 22 
UNSCRIPTED TWILLINGATE – DIGITAL ARTS FESTIVAL 
The first digital arts festival in Atlantic Canada. Not to be missed. Call 709-893-2062, or email contact@unscriptedfestival.com. 
SEPT. 22, 1 p.m. 
SHAKE, RATTLE & STROLL FOR PARKINSON’S 
Join us for the annual walk in support of Parkinson’s NL at the Frances Nichols Center (YMCA), Prices Ave, Grand-Falls-Windsor. To donate, or for a Sponsor Sheet, call 489-7360 or 489-9707, or visit the website WWW.NLPARKINSON.CA. Everyone is welcome to come walk with us! 
OCT. 6 – 9 
EASTPORT PENINSULA AGRICULTURAL EXHIBITION 
A dinner theatre, literary and visual arts displays, soap box derby, pumpkin carving, pie eating, strongman, craft fair, pet show, music and more. Call 709-677-2360, or email ephs@nf.aibn.com. 
OCT. 11-13 
FOGO ISLAND PARTRIDGEBERRY HARVEST FESTIVAL 
Held in Joe Batt’s Arm, this festival showcases partridgeberries and local produce of Fogo Island. It includes a farmers’ market, crafts, a bake-off, jam sessions, dancing, demonstrations of traditional woodworking, quilting and rug hooking for young and old. Call 709-658-7256, or email prbrown12@live.ca. 
OCT. 25 – NOV. 5 
GRAND FALLS-WINDSOR RED MAPLE FESTIVAL 
Community fall festival includes dances, skating, bonfire, fireworks and more. Call 709-489-0450, or email todd.mercer@grandfallswindsor.com. 

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