River John Volunteer Fire Department

Address: 32 School St (directly behind C.G. Fulton Pharmacy)
PO Box 99 River John, NS
Phone: 911 Local Number: (902) 351-2223 In an emergency phone 911 and ask for fire, police or ambulance.
Contact: David Brown
Events: visit the Community Hall for a list of upcoming events The Hall is available to be booked for special events such as weddings and dances.

Ladies Auxiliary- River John Fire Department

Address: Nova Scotia
The Auxiliary does fundraising to support the Volunteer Fire Department.
Events: The spring Ladies night out.
Meetings: Held the 3rd Monday of every month (except in the summer), at the River John Fire Hall.
New members welcome.


Address: 38 Caladh Ave,
Pictou, NS
Phone: 902-485-4333
River John Community Office: Manned by volunteers to allow easier access to RCMP services.
Phone: (902) 351-2449 if you would like to assist.

River John RJ's Ladies Group

A group of ladies who meet every month through the year (except July and August) to plan several events
to raise money which is donated to various deserving causes in the River John area, as well as making
donations to deserving graduating students in the local high school.

Frazee Rebekah Lodge #33

Address: River John Village Nova Scotia
Meetings: Held the 2nd and 4th Fridays of each month (except summers).
New members welcome.

River John Historical Society

Address: 1851 Highway 6 HwyRiver John, Nova Scotia, B0K1N0

Phone: 902-351-2403


River John Festival Committee

The committee puts on a weeklong festival every year, the week of July 25.
New committee members are always welcome.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/riverjohn.festival.days/


River John Lion’s Club

Address: 2724 River John Station Rd, B0K 1N0, River John, Nova Scotia 
Meetings: every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 108

Address: West Branch Road Nova Scotia
The Legion provides services to Veterans. Legion grounds are home to the River John Remembrance Garden.
General meeting is held every month on the 3rd Tuesday at 8pm.
Bar Hours: 4 pm - 11 pm Fridays and 1 pm - 11 pm Saturdays Members and Guests only.

Helping Hand Lodge #34 I.O.O.F.

Address: River John Village Nova Scotia
Meetings: Held every Monday at 8 pm (September - June) New members welcome.
A worldwide fraternal organization instituted locally in 1878.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/IOOF-Helping-Hand-Lodge-34-198986156946782/