Schedule 2018

   Friday, August 17

  Show Hours: 10 am – 5 pm  

   Saturday, August 18

  Show Hours: 10 am - 5 pm  

   Sunday, August 19

  Show Hours: 10 am -5 pm  

GEM SHOW EVENTS

Daily:   Nova Scotia Prospectors will be having gold panning demos throughout the weekend

Daily:   Blueberry Cake & Sauce @ 2:00 pm, Back of the Arena. Extra fees apply.

Daily:   Penny Auction, Booth 54-55. Starting at Friday 12:00 pm, closing Sunday at 4:00 pm.

  Saturday: 1 pm Presentation Room:    Pat Mahan talk “Agates of Arizona”

Sunday: 2 pm Presentation Room:  Will Beckett “Prehistoric P.E.I.” documentary

ROCKHOUND DAYS @ THE MUSEUM - Free with Museum Admission.

Activities include:

Mining Matters - Discover the properties of minerals! Take part in many hands-on activities learning about rocks, metals and minerals

 

 

Mining Matters - Discover the properties of minerals! Take part in many hands-on activities learning about rocks, metals and minerals

Mining Matters - Discover the properties of minerals! Take part in many hands-on activities learning about rocks, metals and minerals

 

Ray’s Reptiles Shows at 11 am & 1 pm

 

       

GEOLOGY TOURS

East Bay Tour with Dr. John  

Calder 11:00 am.

Meet at Fundy Geological 

Museum @ 10:45 am

 

 

 

 

 High Tide: 40.4 ft @ 6:09 pm

 

Five Islands Provincial Park with Dr. Howard Donahoe 12:30 pm.

Meet at Fundy Geological Museum @ 11:30 am, or Five Islands day use beach at 12:00 pm

 

 High Tide: 38.7 ft @ 7:03 pm

 

Wasson Bluff: Jurassic Dinosaurs

  Site with Dr. Tim Fedak, NS   

  Museum 11:00 am.

  Meet at Fundy Geological Museum

  at 10:30 am

 

 

 

 High Tide: 37.4 ft @ 7:59 pm

 

COMMUNITY EVENTS

Parrsboro Recreation will be hosting their Outdoor Movie Night outside the Lions Arena at dusk

 

Prospectors community supper:

346 Upper Main St. St. Brigid’s Hall 4:00-6:30 pm

Cold plate of ham, potato salad, homemade baked beans and rolls.  Homemade wild blueberry desserts

$12

Prospectors community breakfast:

56 Moore St Parrsboro Legion

8:00-9:30 am

Blueberry or Plain Pancakes 

scrambled eggs, sausages, toast

Juice, tea and coffee

$10

 

 

"Any Given Moment”, Ship’s Company Theatre.   8:00 pm Showtime daily 1-800-565-SHOW