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Nov 27 2015

Please note the schedule for Public Skating for the weekend of Nov. 27-29th:

Sat. Nov. 28th:   Public Skate 1:00 - 2:00pm     Free Skate:  4:30 - 5:30pm
Sun. Nov. 29th:  Public Skating is cancelled!


Oct 25 2015

Parent & Tot Skating:  Mon - Fri. 9:00 - 10:00am  $2.00

Adult/Senior Skating:  Mon. - Fri. 12-2:00pm  $3.00

Afterschool Skating:   Mon, Wed. & Fri.  3:00-4:00pm  $1.00

Family Skating:  Sat. & Sun.  4:00-5:00pm  $2.00 per person  $5.00 family

All skating cancellations will be posted on the website.


The Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre is centrally located for meetings, conferences and events.  We offer the highest quality meeting rooms, complimentary wireless connectivity, and are able to accommodate groups of all sizes.

Our in-house catering can be designed to suit your meeting needs, with accommodations within easy walking distance.

Please review our facilities, and contact us to explore how our experienced staff can help you plan your meeting.

The Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre is a state of the art facility serving residents, tourists, and the business community of Port Hawkesbury, NS, Canada and the surrounding area.  The Centre is a truly 'green building' that utilizes design and construction innovations to make it more efficient and easier on the environment and its users.

Please review our website, and be sure to take some time to check out our facilities, events, amenities, services and contact us to explore how we can help you!



Upcoming Events
Oct 20 2015

Adele McFarlane is a visual artist and educator who lives and works in north eastern Nova Scotia. A graduate from the Nova Scotia Collage of Design University (BFA) and St. Thomas University (BEd), she maintains a studio practice in oil painting, collage, and assemblage sculpture. Her work has been shown throughout Nova Scotia in group and solo exhibits. She is currently teaching Introduction to Colour in the Department of Art at St. Francis Xavier University.

Adele McFarlane’s work investigates the human condition in relation to the environment and uses narratives that connect natural cycles to emotional space. The exhibit will run from October 20 - November 30, 2015. Gallery Hours are 4:00-8:00 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 10:00-4:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.


Dec 12 2015
7:30pm  SAERC Auditorium Dec. 12 & 13th
It is a BIG year for Tis The Season!  In the ninth instalment of this much anticipated holiday tradition, there is a new show and new cast members!  
Bette MacDonald and Maynard Morrison are thrilled to be joined on stage by guitarist Joe Waye Jr and special guest, actress/comedian Mary-Colin Chisholm.
Characters, familiar and brand new, will be on hand to celebrate everything that is wonderful, joyful, aggravating and horrifying about the season that draws family and friends together, whether you want them there or not.  This show is all about leaving the stress outside and having some full on belly laughs!  Ho Ho Ho!!!
Tickets are now available and can be purchased at the PHCC Box Office (902)625-2591 or online at:  Online Ticket Sales

Presented by:  The Town of Port Hawkesbury, 101.5 the Hawk, The Reporter, and Maritime Inns.

Dec 19 2015
Thirty-eight years ago, on Aug. 16th 1977, the world lost a legend. The King of Rock and Roll Elvis Presley passed away at his Graceland mansion in his hometown of Memphis Tennessee.
He has become the most impersonated Icon ever, most miss the mark completely but one man brings you so close to seeing Elvis live and in the flesh that it's like watching him live.
Back by popular demand the show everyone's still raving about is back!!!!  Bigger and better. Recreating Rock and Roll history like never before. International World Champion Thane Dunn and his 8 piece Cadillac Kings return to the Port Hawkesbury for a show in the SAERC Auditorium Saturday Dec 19th with their all new Elvis Rockin Christmas show.
Imagine going back in time to Dec 24th,1973 and watching Elvis Presley perform his new Las Vegas show along with singing some of his favorite Christmas songs. Hear all the timeless classics from Blue Christmas to Blue Suede Shoes plus many never performed songs such as Hurt, Trying to Get to you and many many more.
* Special opening act John Rowlands, World acclaimed Rock and Roll photographer who's shot everyone from the Beatles to Bowie and in 1972 was hired by Boxcar Enterprises to shoot Elvis on tour, he shot 48 different Elvis shows and will be talking about what it was like to be on the road with Elvis and his entourage and the infamous TCB band. John is very charismatic and his stories about Rock and Roll history will have you spellbound.
Tickets will be on sale beginning Fri. Aug. 14th. There will be a limited number of VIP tickets sold.  VIP's will get a pre-show meet & greet, a limited edition 8 x 10 picture, personally autographed by Thane, and John Rowlands will be on hand to take your picture with Thane.  Buy your ticket early & avoid disappointment!  Makes a great early Christmas gift for the Elvis fans on your list.

Tickets will go onsale on Aug. 14th and can be purchased at the PHCC Box Office (902)625-2591 or online at: 

Online Ticket Sales