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Me­mo­rial Day Pa­rade

The Royal Cana­dian Le­gion, Branch 12 will con­duct the Me­mo­rial Day Pa­rade at 1 p.m., July 1 at the Me­mo­rial Grounds on Lin­coln Road, Grand Falls-Wind­sor. All par­tic­i­pants should be at the Beau­mont Hamel Ar­moury no later than 12:30 pm, July 1. If you, or your or­ga­ni­za­tion, plan to lay a wreath, please call the Royal Cana­dian Le­gion, Branch 12 at 489- 6560 and give the name of the per­son lay­ing the wreath and the name of the or­ga­ni­za­tion or per­son to be placed on the wreath. All wreaths should be fresh flow­ers.

Cana­dian Blood Services clinic

Cana­dian Blood Services will be hold­ing a blood donor clinic at the Me­mo­rial United Church Hall, Grand Fall - Wind­sor on Mon­day, July 10 from 5-8 p.m. and Tues­day, July 11 from 12-3 p.m. and 5-8 p.m. There are 208 ap­point­ments to fill. Grand Falls – Wind­sor res­i­dents are asked to book their ap­point­ments to­day by down­load­ing the GiveBlood app or visit blood.ca.

Fall Sale

St. An­drew’s Angli­can Church, Bishop’s Falls, will be hold­ing their fall sale and tea on Nov. 17 be­gin­ning at 11 a.m. Ad­mis­sion $3.

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.

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://river­gold.ca/rg/

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 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.old­ford@gmail.com 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.

Toastmasters

Meet­ings ev­ery sec­ond Mon­day. For in­for­ma­tion call: Dave Ellis at 393-1147 or visit our FB page: www. face­book.com/GFWToast­mas­ters.

TUES­DAYS

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

Par­ish open ev­ery Tues­day from 1-4 p.m.

WED­NES­DAYS 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.

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