The Newman Sound Men's Choir will be performing Remember, a concert in honour of those who have served in the forces for Newfoundland and Labrador, as well as the rest of Canada, both past and present. Show starts at 8 p.m. on Saturday night at the Cochrane Street United Church. Tickets can be purchased at Fred's Records on Duckworth Street or at the door, $25 for adults and $20 for students and seniors. Admission is free for all veterans.
If you're looking to stock up on gifts, for others or maybe even for yourself, the Craft Council Christmas Fair is on all weekend at the St. John's Arts and Culture Centre. The annual fair is your chance to buy crafts from across the province. It is celebrating 40 years this pre-Christmas season. The fair is on from 10 a.m. until 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Sunday.
Joint Productions, a new theatre company of Memorial University graduates, will be putting on a performance of the Sam Sheppard play Fool For Love from November 7-10 at 8 p.m. at the Barbara Barrett Theatre. Tickets for the evening productions are $25 for adults and $20 for students and seniors. There will also be a pay-what-you-can matinee performance on Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m.
The St. John's Public Library Board will be hosting its used book sale at the AC Hunter Library on Friday. Stop by between 9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. to get some great reads at bargain prices. Proceeds will go toward one of the public libraries in St. John's.
Hard Ticket Theatre, Corner Brook's newest theatre company, will be in St. John's from November 6-9 for performances of David Ives' Venus in Furs. The LSPU Hall will be host to the visiting theatre troupe. Showtime is 8 p.m. each night, tickets are $17 each.
And if your weekend extends to Tuesday …
A tribute to Nobel Prize-winning poet Seamus Heaney will take place at The Ship Pub at 8 p.m. on Tuesday. Come down the steps to raise a pint of Guinness and hear readings from Ray Fennelly, Wade Kearley, Caitriona Ni Chaonala, and Michael Boyle, a former student and neighbour to Heaney.
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