Loading Events
Find Events

Past Events

Events List Navigation

March 2017

Purple Day

March 26, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

March is Epilepsy Awareness Month.  Purple Day is recognized in over 70 countries and on every continent on March 26th every year.  Cassidy Megan, who was 8 years old at the time, started Purple Day because she wanted everyone to understand and support all of those who live with epilepsy.  All around the world businesses, schools, municipal, provincial councils and our Federal Government here in Canada recognize Purple Day by wearing purple ribbons.  Please visit our Purple Day website at…

Find out more »
May 2017

Blue Nose Marathon – Scotiabank Charity Run

May 19, 2017 @ 8:00 am - May 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

Are you a Blue Nose enthusiast?  Or have you ever to wanted to try and run or walk a 5K or do a half or entire marathon?  This year, do it for the Epilepsy Association of Nova Scotia!  Make us your Charity of Choice and be on our team!  The weekend of May 19th to the 21st, 2017 is the weekend to do it.  Make a difference and join us!  The 5K walk is on May 20th but you can enter…

Find out more »
June 2017

Sunflower Campaign

June 2, 2017 @ 8:00 am - July 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

The Epilepsy Association of Nova Scotia runs our Sunflower Campaign in June of every year.  The significance of the sunflower is it is based on VanGogh's painting "Sunflowers" and Vincent VanGogh has epilepsy.  We are always looking for volunteers who would like to participate in this campaign.  Some ideas would be to hand them out to your friends, co-workers, your staff, your classmates and in turn they would give a donation for the seeds.  Everyone would get a packet of…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Association of Nova Scotia Annual General Meeting

June 7, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Fort Massey United Church, 5303 Tobin Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H1S3 Canada
+ Google Map

The Epilepsy Association of Nova Scotia will hold their Annual General Meeting at Fort Massey United Church located at 5303 Tobin Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia on Wednesday, June 7, 2017.   Refreshments 6:00 Annual General Meeting: 6:30-7:30

Find out more »
September 2017

Cute As a Button Concert

September 24, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come Join us at Holy Trinity Emmanuel Church Hall on 30 Alfred Street in Dartmouth on Sunday, September 25th from 2:00 to 4:00.  Donation at the door.  And Anne is going to be selling her delicious fudge, $2 a bundle!  Enjoy an afternoon of great music, good food and wonderful company while doing a good deed at the same time!

Find out more »
October 2017

The First Annual Purple Hike for Epilepsy Yarmouth

October 7, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Yarmouth Golf and Country Club, 28 Forbes Street
Yarmouth, Nova Scotia B5A 3K9 Canada
+ Google Map

Epilepsy Association of Nova Scotia Fundraiser - First Annual Purple Hike for Epilepsy Yarmouth

Find out more »
December 2017

Open House

December 5, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

On Tuesday, December 5th from 5-7 pm, please join us for our annual Open House.  Meet some of the Board Members, Volunteers and enjoy a coffee or tea with some treats.  Take a walk down memory lane looking at our pictures.  Join us for our annual quilt draw.  A beautiful quilt made by Terri Ameriault in Digby!  Tickets still available, $2 each or 3 for $5!

Find out more »


December 10, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Please join us for a hot turkey dinner with all the fixings on Sunday, December 10th from 3:00 to 6:00 pm at Fort Massey United Church Queen and Tobin Streets.  Hot turkey with dressing, creamy mashed potatoes, vegetables and delicious gravy!  Homemade rolls, real butter, cranberries and did I mention desserts??  The most delicious and scrumptious desserts ever!  And there is a rumour a chubby fella in a red suit may be dropping by to hand out some treats!  Come…

Find out more »
February 2018

Valentine Fundraiser Timberlea Tavern and Beverage Room

February 9 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Timberlea Beverage Room, 182o St Margaret's Bay Road
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3T 1B8 Canada
+ Google Map

Join us Friday, February 10th at 6:00 pm for the "sweetest" fundraiser ever!  A beautiful array of silent auction items that would be a perfect gift for your Valentine!  Designer purses, scarves, jewellery, gifts for men; we have it all!  There will be a 50/50 draw, fabulous food and to cap off the night, karaoke!  Valentine's Day is the 2nd largest shopping day of the year so stay away from the malls, get the perfect gift, enjoy the evening and…

Find out more »
March 2018


March 3 @ 6:00 pm
Westin Nova Scotian, 1181 Hollis Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 2P6 Canada
+ Google Map

WE ARE SOLD OUT!  Still want to try for a ticket? Please email ed@epilepsyns.org and we can put you on a waitlist! Booking a hotel room?  Call 1-888-627-8553 and request the Epilepsy Association of Nova Scotia rate.  

Find out more »
+ Export Events