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Public Service Announcement
Does your child’s fashion sense change on a weekly basis? Not sure what to do with your old clothing? Donate your reusable clothing and cloth items to Diabetes Canada’s reusable goods donation program. Drop your bagged items into our red clothing donation bins located at Home Hardware, Sobeys, Dominion and Riverwood Variety in Grand Falls-Windsor; Herm’s Variety in Botwood area; and Wishes Flower & Gift in the Bishop’s Falls area. For further details call 1-800-5055525.
Call 1-800-505-5525 or visit declutter.diabetes.ca for more information. Your donation will make a difference in the lives of the 11 million Canadians living with diabetes or pre-diabetes, while diverting items from landfill.
River Gold Fundraising is a community fundraiser in partnership with three local service organizations: Corduroy Brook Enhancement Association, Exploits Valley SPCA, and Grand Falls-Windsor Heritage Society. We run a weekly event with the deadline for playing being closing time on Wednesdays at store locations. The draw is every Thursday at the Royal Bank in the Exploits Valley Mall at approximately 7:30 p.m. Go to http:// rivergold.ca/rg/
Donate used furniture/ household items
Helping Homes: Cindy at 486-5353 or Stephanie at 489-8981 to give these items a new home.
Exploits Community Centre is looking for good used bikes. Drop off bikes to 30 Bartle Place or call 489-2141 for pick up.
SUNDAYS Chase the Ace
Chase the Ace Lottery is held at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall every Sunday from 7:15 – 9:15.
The Exploits Valley 50+ Club, Edwards Place, holds a public bridge game on Mondays at 1:30 p.m. Admission $4. Everyone welcome.
MONDAYS Monday Nite Men’s Bowling League
Starting its 2017-18 season Sept. 11, 2017. Welcome back to existing teams. New teams of five (male) players or individual (male) players may register at Exploits Lanes by calling 489-2717.
Meetings every second Monday. For information call: Dave Ellis at 489-4257 or visit our FB page: www.facebook.com/GFWToastmasters.
St. Joseph’s Parish
St. Vincent De Paul Shop at St. Joseph’s Parish open every Tuesday starting Sept. 1-2015 from 1-4 p.m.
WEDNESDAYS Senior Ladies Bowing League
The 2017-18 bowling season will start back up Wednesday, Sept. 13 at 1:30 p.m. Any new bowlers interested in joining can contact Mary at 489-1380, Judy at 4897874 or come register at Exploits Lanes on Lincoln Road.
Story time at Harmsworth Public Library
Diabetes Education Clinic
The Diabetes Education Clinic offers a “drop-in” service on Wednesdays between 1-4 p.m. Have your blood sugar, blood pressure and weight checked. Bring your diabetes-related questions to the nurse and dietitian. Come back and get on track. No appointment necessary.
Youth Alpha for Ages 11-14
Join us each Wednesday from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at E.M. Bishop Hall, Holy Trinity Anglican Church, for fun, food, games, music and teaching presentations about the Christian faith. Each session will start with a meal. No cost for participants. Contact Linda Pafford at 489-9801 or Barbara Leyte at 4899332 for more info.
Exploits 50 + Club Card Game
The Exploits 50+ Club, Edwards Place, holds a public card game every Wednesday at 8 p.m. Admission is $4. Everyone welcome.
If you have any furniture, household items and kitchen wares that are still in good condition but are in your way, please contact Homes