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Last Updated: March 30, 2020 1:59 pm


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Cape Breton Eagles

The remainder of the 2019-2020 season has been cancelled.


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Cape Breton University

Suspend all in-person classes, in-community programming and labs for the rest of the winter semester.


NSCC is suspending classes from March 23 – April 3 to prepare for alternative forms of learning, such as online.

Nova Scotia

All provincial schools will remain closed for an additional two weeks following the scheduled March break. March 23rd- April 3rd


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Cape Breton Regional Municipality

All recreational buildings are closed to the public. Ex. C200

Ski Ben Eion

Closing early this season due to Covid-19.

Ski Cape Smokey

Closing early this season due to Covid-19.


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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cape Breton Bowl For Kids

Bowl For Kids has been postponed to a later date.

Sydney Red Cross

For the safety of our staff and volunteers and the public, and as part of our efforts to encourage social distancing and mitigate the spread of COVID-19, Sydney office is closed to the public until further notice.
Assistance will be provided by
APPOINTMENT ONLY during the hours of 9 a.m. to 12 noon Monday-Friday.

The Highland Arts Theatre

All performances that were slated to take place from March 16th until 27th have been postponed to later dates. For full details please check out the Highland Arts Facebook page.

The Whitney Pier Community Kitchen at the St. Mary’s Polish Church

Closed until further notice.


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Access Nova Scotia

As of Wednesday, March 18th Access locations will be closed for one week.

Cape Breton Regional Municipality

The Cape Breton Regional Municipality will be closing all Municipal buildings to the public until further notice.


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Cape Breton Regional Library

All branches of the Cape Breton Regional Library will be closed to the public starting, March 16th.

Sydney Mines & District Community Centre

Closed for the remainder of the season.


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Monday Night Bingo at the East Bay Legion, branch 151 in Howie Centre.

Suspended until further notice.

Pier Legion Community programs

All exercise, meditation, yoga, tai chi, music, Living With Cancer Support Group for Cancer Patients and their support are postponed until later. As is drama program for cancer support at the Convent.

The St Patrick's Day Corned Beef Dinner at St Andrew's Presbyterian Church in North River Bridge.

Scheduled for Tuesday, March 17th is now postponed until further notice

Thursday night tarabish at the East Bay Fire Hall

Cancelled until further notice.


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All Bars

As of Thursday, March 19th, all bars in Nova Scotia will be closed until further notice.

All restaurants

As of Thursday, March 19th, all restaurants in Nova scotia will be take out only, until further notice.

Burns Vision Centre

All offices (Port Hawkesbury, Baddeck, Saint-Joseph-du-Moine) closed until further notice effective March 20th. If any of our patients are experiencing an eye emergency please phone 1-902-625-2065 for assistance. Details at

Cape Breton Massage Therapy

Closed until further notice.

Glace Bay Recycling

As of Monday, March 23rd, GB Recycling will be temporarily closed until further notice.

Keltic Recycling

Effective March 20, new temporary hours are Monday to Saturday 8 to 4, until further notice.

Regional Chiropractic Ltd.

Regional Chiropractic Ltd., Sydney. In light of the COVID-19 and social distancing and the safety of our patients, family and friends we will be closed indefinitely and will advise when we will reopen again. Sorry for any inconvenience, take care, stay safe and stay healthy.

Sydney Credit Union

The Sydney Credit Union will be closing their Whitney branch effective on March 19, 2020