NEW GLASGOW - The Pictou County atom A Crushers continued strong league play over the weekend, winning 5-2 over the Cumberland Ramblers and 5-1 against the Truro Bearcats.
Backed by strong goaltending by Mitchell Robinson the Crushers downed the Ramblers on Saturday. Jake Pennington led the Crushers with a hat trick, with singles to Brennan Dalton and Ethan Tibbetts. Assists went to Jack Noftall, Peyton Clements and Tibbetts.
Sunday against Truro Marcus Penney and Robinson shared the 5-1 victory between the pipes.
Pictou County goals were scored by: Ty Briand (2), Peyton Clements, Brennan Dalton, and Tibbetts. Tibbetts also added two assists, with Noftall, Nikos Bonvie and Pennington adding lone assists.
Action continues this weekend with a home-and-home with Sherbrooke.
TRENTON – Saturday in atom rec action in Trenton the Steelers dropped the Subway Selects 9-1.
Scoring for Trenton were: Dawson MacKay with six goals, Ethan Elms with two and Harper Fraser with one. Assists came from Zack MacKenzie (3), Erik Brodrock and Fraser.
Lauren Conrad scored lone Selects goal unassisted.
Carter MacLean was the winning goalie.
The library has lots of holiday classics on hand for you to read together, or to enjoy on your own from “The Grinch who stole Christmas,” “A Christmas Carol,” “The Little Matchstick Girl” to the “Polar Express” and “A Charlie Brown’s Christmas” to name a few. A number of the books have movie adaptions, so you could curl up with the library book and borrow the movie too.
Christmas elves and crafty Saturdays
The 12 Days of Christmas Elves (hidden in our shelves) is in full swing at the Stellarton Library. For the young and young-at-heart, drop by and see if you can spot the new elf every day hidden in the library.
More elfish fun continues on Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m. at the Pictou Library with weekly Christmas crafting sessions until Dec. 19, and the Advent Calendar at the library has daily door prizes too until Dec. 21.
Also this weekend on Dec. 14, there will be crafty Saturday activities all day long at the River John, Stellarton and Trenton libraries. Drop by the arts and crafts table, and make a special craft to take home.
Seniors Café Christmas parties
Coming up, next Monday it is another double feature at the library with Christmas parties on Dec. 16 at 10 a.m. for both Pictou and New Glasgow Libraries. We will have music, treats and lots of Christmas cheer on hand. All are welcome to join us, and some special invited guests to celebrate the holiday season. (It is…