Parks & Recreation

Holiday Photo Contest


Beginning December 14th, the Village of Bible Hill will be holding a Holiday Photo Contest. There will be two categories, one to showcase our village, and one to showcase individual households.

The top three winners in each category will have their pictures printed and framed, as well as receive a prize.

The Village will display the category winners for the winter months in the Village Office. 

Deadline for submission is December 28th

Rules:  Each person may make one submission in each category. Submissions can be made to the Bible Hill Recreation Facebook account wall, or be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject line ‘Photo Contest Entry’.  It should be clearly marked which category any photo is intended for. The Village category submissions should be of something in the Village that showcases the beauty or spirit of Bible Hill. The Household Category chould be a family photo at the family’s place of residence showing their holiday decorations or spirit! 

Christmas Jamboree - Dec 12th

Unknown.jpegCome out to enjoy some seasonal music from local talent in Colchester County!  

The Jamborees are free to the public and coffee and tea is served.

A Christmas Music Jamboree will be on Saturday, December 12th from 6:30-9pm in the Village Hall.

If you would like to play at the Music Jamborees please contact Foster Stewart at 902-897-6194. 

Gingerbread Cookie Decorating - December 9th

images-2.jpegOn Wednesday, December 9th between 4:00pm and 6:00pm the Village of Bible Hill will be decorating gingerbread cookies in the Village Hall.  

Pre-registration is required by calling 902-893-8083 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as there will be a limited number of spaces available.  Whether you have a young family or are just young at heart, come on out and test your decorating skills! 

This event is free, but please consider bringing a non-perishable food donation to give to the food bank.

Centrepiece Workshop - Sunday, December 6th

The Bible Hill Garden Club Holiday Centerpiece Workshop is on Sunday, December 6th starting at 1:00 pm.  

Tickets are $10. Please contact the Village of Bible Hill either in person or by phone to register.  Limited spaces will also be available at the door. 

All festive supplies will be provided, however, please bring your own clippers and gloves.  Spaces will be filling up fast so register soon! For more information please contact the Village Office at 902-893-8083.

Bible Hill Tree Lighting - Dec 4, 2015

images-1.jpegThe Village of Bible Hill is hosting its Annual Tree Lighting on Friday, December 4th at 6:00 pm on the front yard of 69 Pictou Road. All are welcome!  There will be music, refreshments to be had, and a special holiday visitor will be there to greet the children!  Come out and enjoy the warmth of the season with your friends and neighbors.  Donations for the Colchester Food Bank will be accepted.

Efficiency Nova Scotia is partnering with the Village of Bible Hill to promote energy efficient LED holiday lights.  A light exchange will take place at our tree lighting ceremony.      

How do I get my free set of LED holiday lights?  On December 4th bring two strings of your traditional holiday lights to Bible Hill’s tree lighting and receive one string of LED holiday lights in exchange – a gesture from Efficiency Nova Scotia to help you on your way to energy savings.  Come early, quantities are limited and provided on a first come, first served basis. One LED set per person.  The LED Holiday Light Exchange will take place during the Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Village Hall.