Community Events

Community Events – Fall 2017

  • We need your votes from Oct. 10 to Oct. 19. We are part of the AVIVA competition for a new kitchen for Metro Turning Point. You have to register to vote – your votes will make a huge difference for men who need nutrition where they stay. REGISTER AND GET READY TO VOTE HERE


  • The annual Haunted House at MSVU is back for one night only!  October 21st. In partnership with Virgin Radio Halifax and in support of Shelter Nova Scotia.

    The students of MSVU are ready for you to step inside for the scariest Haunted House this Halloween. We invite anyone and everyone to attend…if you dare. The MSVU Haunted House is free for children under 5. Group rates are available for groups of 10 or more. For more information on group rates please contact us at (902) 457-6123 or

    Attendees with small children or looking for the less scary version of the Haunted House may come during the first hour (6pm – 7pm) for that version. 7pm – 11pm for the full effect! The Haunted House entrance is located in the MSVU Rosaria Student Centre Lobby.

    The MSVU Haunted House is a fundraiser with a portion of the proceeds going towards Shelter Nova Scotia. Admission is $7 or $5 with a donation for Shelter Nova Scotia. Donations can be in the form of: Personal care items (underwear, shampoo, deodorant, toothbrushes, feminine hygiene products), canned food, bus tickets, gift cards, back packs.

Become a Community Fundraiser for Shelter Nova Scotia.

Are you a great organizer? Do you have a knack for fund raising ideas? Can you get people excited and wanting to help a great cause? If the answer is yes to any of these questions, then please join our ever growing group of community fundraisers! To host an event on our behalf please fill out our third party fundraising agreement and send in for approval to
Here are a few ways you can help:

  • Concerts
  • Bake Sale/Lemonade Stand
  • Golf Tournament/Putting Contest
  • Wedding Favours
  • BBQ
  • Family get together
  • Garage/Yard Sale
  • School or Daycare fundraiser
  • Birthday party donations in lieu of gifts

If you have your own creative new idea – that’s great too!