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Send your list­ing to edi­tor@ad­ver­tis­ or drop off at the Ad­ver­tiser of­fice, 6 Hardy Ave.

Crime Stop­pers Branch

The Ex­ploits Val­ley Crime Stop­pers Branch is look­ing for new mem­bers. We meet once a month for ap­prox­i­mately an hour and par­tic­i­pate in three to four fundrais­ers a year that would re­quire min­i­mal vol­un­teer time. Please con­sider join­ing our team to help keep crime off our streets. Con­tact Lo­ri­ann Leyte-Ped­dle at 489-2704.

Fam­ily and Friends Evening of Mu­sic En­ter­tain­ment

The Grand Falls-Wind­sor Ki­wa­nis Club is pre­par­ing for the 53rd Cen­tral New­found­land Mu­sic Fes­ti­val sched­uled for March 2018. This year the Wed­nes­day evening fam­ily night is ex­pand­ing to in­clude fam­ily and friends. Rally your mu­si­cal fam­ily and/or friends and share your tal­ents. Reg­is­ter now by call­ing Mary Keats at 489-9751.

We want the things you don’t!

Do­nate your re­us­able cloth­ing and cloth items to the Cana­dian Di­a­betes As­so­ci­a­tion’s Clothes­line. Drop your bagged items in our red drop boxes lo­cated at Home Hard­ware and River­wood Va­ri­ety in Grand Falls-Wind­sor, Wishes, Flow­ers & Gifts in Bish­ops Falls and Herm’s Va­ri­ety in Bot­wood ar­eas. For fur­ther de­tails call 1-800-505-5525

River Gold Fundraiser

River Gold Fundrais­ing is a com­mu­nity fundraiser in part­ner­ship with three lo­cal ser­vice or­ga­ni­za­tions: Cor­duroy Brook En­hance­ment As­so­ci­a­tion, Ex­ploits Val­ley SPCA, Grand Falls-Wind­sor Her­itage So­ci­ety. We run a weekly event with the dead­line for play­ing be­ing clos­ing time on Wed­nes­days at store lo­ca­tions. Draw is ev­ery Thurs­day at the Royal Bank in the Ex­ploits Val­ley Mall at ap­prox­i­mately 7:30 pm to http://river­

SUN­DAYS Chase the Ace

Chase the Ace lot­tery is held at St. Joseph’s Par­ish Hall ev­ery Sun­day from 7:15-9:15 p.m.

Bridge Game

The Ex­ploits Val­ley 50+ Club, Ed­wards Place, has re­sumed its pub­lic bridge game on Mon­days at 1:30 p.m. Ad­mis­sion $4. Ev­ery­one wel­come.

MON­DAYS Happy Mat­ters

Our lo­cal rug hook­ing group meets ev­ery Mon­day from 1:30-3:30 pm. from Septem­ber to May at the com­mu­nity room of IBEX Fu­els (Irv­ing Sta­tion), Hardy Av­enue at the rear of the build­ing. You do not have to be a mem­ber to at­tend our hook in. Con­tact June Old­ford at e-mail june. old­ or 709-489-6039.

Ex­ploits Dis­abil­ity As­so­ci­a­tion

We help peo­ple with dis­abil­i­ties and other who can­not help them­selves. Meet­ings take place on the first Mon­day of ev­ery month at the Cor­duroy brook en­hance­ment build­ing on 2 Con­ser­va­tion Place.

Mon­day Nite Men’s Bowl­ing League

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 3931147 or visit our FB page: www.face­­mas­ters.


Cen­tral Can­cer Sur­vivors Choir

Prac­tice 2 p.m. on Tues­days at Me­mo­rial United Church in Grand Falls-Wind­sor. If you are a can­cer sur­vivor and en­joy singing, laugh­ter, fel­low­ship and the sup­port of others who have had a di­ag­no­sis of can­cer, please join us.

St. Joseph’s Par­ish

St. Vin­cent De Paul Shop at St. Joseph’s Par­ish open ev­ery Tues­day from 1-4 p.m.


Grand Falls House Foun­da­tion AGM

The an­nual gen­eral meet­ing of the Grand Falls House Foun­da­tion Inc. will be held in the con­fer­ence room of the Cor­duroy Brook En­hance­ment Build­ing at Con­ser­va­tion place in Grand Falls-Wind­sor on Wed. Feb 21 at 7p.m. The meet­ing is open to the pub­lic.

Story time at Harmsworth Pub­lic Li­brary

The li­brary will hold a reg­u­lar preschool story time pro­gram for chil­dren aged 3 -5, ev­ery Wed­nes­day at 10:30 a.m. To reg­is­ter your child, drop by or call the li­brary: 489-2303.

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, 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 489-9332 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.

THURS­DAYS Ro­tary Club

If you’re look­ing for a great or­ga­ni­za­tion that helps both lo­cally and in­ter­na­tion­ally, look no fur­ther than the Ro­tary Club. Find a friendly Ro­tar­ian and ask them about join­ing – we’d love to have you on board! We meet ev­ery Thurs­day 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the Mount Pey­ton Ho­tel.

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