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Pugwash is Number One!!

First conference on nuclear disarmament - Thinkers Lodge, Pugwash 1957

Pugwash Conference shares Nobel Peace Prize - 1995

First community in North America with bilingual street signs - 1951

First memorial to a Canadian-born female in Canada - 1870

Only underground salt mine in Nova Scotia -  since 1959

Oldest Silver Spray Rebekah Lodge in Atlantic Canada, second oldest in Canada - 1887

Home of the award winning Supertunia Bordeaux petunia - 2004

Communities in Bloom - National winner 2014
       - Five Blooms, Silver 201
7 and 2022


Free Wifi service

Pugwash Village Hall, 124 Water Street
Password:  freewifi

The old CN Train Station, 10222 Durham Street
No password required



It Takes a Village

Current edition

For more information and archived editions, please go to this page





website maintenance

The Village website is in the process of being re-built.  Pugwash and area not for profit organizations will be included as before.  If you wish to be included as a new listing or update your old one, please send your information to the Village Clerk.

Village Hall and VIC hours

Clerk Treasurer's Office
124 Water Street
Monday to Friday
9am to 1pm or by appointment
Phone: 902.243.2946
e-mail: villagecommission@

Visitor Information Centre
124 Water Street

Monday to Friday
CLOSED/open by chance
Phone: 902.243.2498

Pugwash Library has moved to:
10182 Durham Street
Phone: 902.243 3331

Next Regular Village Commission Meeting

Monday, 16th October 2023 at 7pm.

Standard agenda

Regular meetings are generally the second Monday of the month.

The general public is invited to attend any meeting of the Commission but may not participate in any way unless invited to speak by the Commission.

Any meeting that falls on a holiday will be postponed to the next (third) Monday of the month. There is no meeting in July.  Proposed agenda is published the Friday before a meeting, Monday noon time latest. The agenda may be amended by the commission at the beginning of the regular meeting.

For more information on meetings, please go to this page    


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New webcams will be installed in the next few weeks. 

Watch this space for updates!

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