Com­mu­nity Ser­vices

The Compass - - BII RR TT H D AA YY -

Liv­ing with Stroke

Free 8 week pro­gram of­fered by East­ern Health, for stroke sur­vivors, their care­givers, fam­ily and friends. The Board­room, Tay­lor Build­ing, Har­bour Grace, Thurs­days 3-5 start­ing on Sept. 29. For more call 7777474 or email liv­ing­with­stroke@east­ern­

35 year Re­union

2615 Vic­to­ria Army Cadet Corp. Are seek­ing in­ter­est in a 35 year re­union to be held in early Au­gust 2012. Past Cadets and Of­fi­cers of the Corp are asked to con­tact Ge­orge Pryor.

Get Fit For Ac­tive Liv­ing-Di­a­betes Pro­gram

Whit­bourne Ele­men­tary School, Sept. 8 to Oct. 31, Mon­days & Thurs­days 10-11:30 a.m. For more call 1888-625-0077

Healthy Baby Club

Of­fers weekly group ses­sions, FREE food sup­ple­ments, and parental in­for­ma­tion. Con­tact Ni­cole or Re­nee at Trinity Con­cep­tion Fam­ily Re­source Cen­tre

Fam­ily Re­source Cen­ter

Come see what we have to of­fer at Step­ping Stones Fam­ily Re­source Cen­tre in Whit­bourne. Mon­day: Fam­ily Drop in Play 0-6 years 9:3011:30 Baby Time 0-6 mths 1:00-3:00; Tues­day af­ter­noon: Healthy Baby Club 2:00-3:00; Wed­nes­day: Fam­ily Drop in Play 0-6 years 9:30-11:30 & 1:00-3:00; Thurs­day: Leap into Learn­ing 4 years 9:30-11:30 Tod­dler Time 0-2 years 1:00-3:00; Please call Ser­ena Pomeroy, Pro­gram Co­or­di­na­tor for any additional in­for­ma­tion at 227-1010.

Fun and Fit­ness

St. Paul’s Church Hall, Har­bour Grace, of­fers a pro­gram for men and women to im­prove flex­i­bil­ity, strength and bal­ance us­ing stretches, ex­er­cises and in­door walk­ing. Ses­sions be­gin at 9:45 a.m. ev­ery Tues­day and Thurs­day. Pro­ceeds do­nated to church projects.

Sea Cadets

#32 Beothic Sea Cadets wel­come youth be­tween the ages of 12 and 18 years. Weekly meet­ings ev­ery Mon­day, St. Fran­cis School, Har­bour Grace, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. For more in­for­ma­tion call 596-0535

Her­itage So­ci­ety

The Bay Roberts Her­itage So­ci­ety ad­vises that the fall and win­ter sched­ule is in place, and the Road to Yes­ter­day Mu­seum and Christo­pher Pratt Gallery lo­cated in the Cable Build­ing, Water Street, Bay Roberts will be open Wed­nes­day af­ter­noons from 2-4 pm.

Weekly Church Ser­vices

Bac­calieu Trail Com­mu­nity Church, 196 Water Street, Bay Roberts Ser­vice and Sun­day school 10:30 a.m. Sun­day and Bi­ble study at 7 p.m. Thurs­day.

Lit­er­acy Tu­tor­ing

Adult free tu­tor­ing, Bayshore Lit­er­acy Coun­cil, Car­bon­ear.

Lit­er­acy New­found­land - Learn Line

Do you need help with learn­ing? Call the Learn Line at 1-800-5631111 or visit lit­er­a­ for more in­for­ma­tion.

Lit­er­acy New­found­land and Labrador

Look­ing for new mem­bers. Call 1800-563-1111 or visit www.lit­er­a­

Monthly Meet­ing

Bay Roberts 50 plus Club, Wed­nes­day in their Club Room, Water Street, Bay Roberts, 2 p.m.


Bay Roberts Her­itage So­ci­ety Inc. has a re­cy­clable ac­count with Green

De­pot, Neck Road, Co­ley’s Point.

Train­ing Ses­sions

Free train­ing ses­sions avail­able at the Com­mu­nity Ac­cess Cen­tre lo­cated at the Bri­gus Li­brary.

Car­bon­ear Her­itage So­ci­ety

Mu­seum and Tourist foun­da­tion tem­po­rar­ily lo­cated at the Old Car­bon­ear Post Of­fice. Open daily, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. un­til Septem­ber.

Vol­un­teers Needed

Meals on Wheels, Car­bon­ear and Har­bour Grace area. Call Jeanette Penney 945-5300.

If in­ter­ested in vol­un­teer­ing at the de­vel­op­ment of­fice of the Easter Seals call 754-1399 or op­por­tu­ni­ties with the Pro­grams and Re­cre­ation Depart­ment call 726-2622.

Di­a­betes Clothes­line

Do­nate your gen­tly used cloth­ing and cloth items. Drop your bagged items in the red do­na­tion bin at Pow­ell’s Su­per­mar­kets in Bay Roberts, Har­bour Grace and Car­bon­ear ar­eas.


CHAN­NAL self help meet­ing sched­ule: Will meet the first and third Wed. of each month, Health and Com­mu­nity Ser­vices, Har­bour Grace, 1 to 3 p. m.

The Car­bon­ear Gen­eral Hos­pi­tal Aux­il­iary monthly meet­ing, third Tues­day of each month, 2 p. m. in the meet­ing room on the 3rd floor.

Al­co­holics Anony­mous meet­ings ev­ery Mon­day, Wed­nes­day and Fri­day from 8: 30-9: 30 p. m. at Keyin Tech­ni­cal Col­lege, Le­Marchant St., Car­bon­ear.

Bac­calieu Trail District Labour Coun­cil ( BTDLC) monthly meet­ing, last Thurs­day of each month, Royal Cana­dian Le­gion, Car­bon­ear, 8 p. m.

Har­bour Lodge Nurs­ing Home Aux­il­iary monthly meet­ing, sec­ond Mon­day of each month ( Sept. - June) in the main board­room, 7: 30 p. m.

Golden Ages 50 Plus Club, Clarke’s Beach meet ev­ery sec­ond Wed­nes­day of the month, UC Hall, Clarke’s Beach.

Bri­gus and area 50+ Club monthly meet­ing, third Wed­nes­day of each month, Le­gion Club, Bri­gus, 1: 30 p. m. Res­i­dents from North River to Col­liers are wel­come.

Quit Smok­ing

Think­ing about quit­ting smok­ing? Call the Lung As­so­ci­a­tion Quit Line for valu­able in­di­vid­ual ad­vice about quit­ting and how to keep from start­ing again.

Book Sale

On­go­ing book sale at the Bay Roberts Pub­lic Li­brary, hard cover, pa­per back, non-fic­tion.

Pub­lic Li­brary Hours

Car­bon­ear: Sun­day & Mon­day: Closed; Tues­day: 10: 30 to 4: 30 p. m.; Wed­nes­day & Thurs­day: 12: 30 to 4: 30 p. m. and 6: 30 to 8: 30 p. m.; Fri­day: 10: 30 to 4: 30 p. m.; Satur­day: 12 to 4 p. m. on­go­ing sale of used books on site.

Vic­to­ria: Mon­day: 2 to 5 p. m.; Wed­nes­day: 1: 30 to 4: 40 p. m.; Thurs­day: 2 to 6 p. m.; Satur­day: 11 a. m. to 3 p. m.; Tues­day & Fri­day: Closed.

Heart’s Con­tent: Tues­day & Thurs­day 2 to 4 p. m. Cof­fee hour ev­ery Tues­day, 10: 00 a. m. Pub­lic in­ter­net ac­cess 9 a. m. to 5 p. m. ev­ery­day.

Win­ter­ton: Mon­day: 6 to 9 p. m.; Tues­day & Wed­nes­day: 2: 30 to 5 p. m.; Thurs­day: 2: 30 to 5 p. m. and 7 to 9 p. m.; Satur­day: 1: 30 to 4 p. m.; Fri­day: Closed.

Bay Roberts: Sun­day & Mon­day: Closed, Tues­day, Wed­nes­day, and Thurs­day: 10: 30 a. m. to 5 p. m. and 7 p. m. to 9 p. m., Fri­day: 11 to 5 p. m. Satur­day: 12 noon to 4 p. m.

Whit­bourne: Tues­day: 1 to 5 p. m. and 6 to 8 p. m.; Thurs­day: 10: 30 to 4: 30 p. m.; Satur­day: 11 a. m. to 4 p. m. New pa­trons wel­comed. Com­mu­nity Ac­cess Site with four pub­lic com­put­ers and free in­ter­net ac­cess. Call 7592461.

Har­bour Grace: Tues­day & Thurs­day: 1: 30 to 4: 30 p. m. and 7 to 9 p. m.; Wed­nes­day: 10 a. m. - 12: 00 noon and 1: 30 to 4: 30 p. m.; Fri­day & Satur­day: 1: 30 to 4: 30 p. m.; Sun­day & Mon­day: Closed.

Weekly Card/ Crib­bage/ Dart/ Bingo


Texas Hol­dem Card Game, Tues­day, 7: 30 p. m., Royal Cana­dian Le­gion, Branch 23, Car­bon­ear.

Princess Sheila Se­niors 50 plus Club, Water Street, Car­bon­ear, Card Game, Fri­day 8 p. m.

Har­bour Grace 50 plus Club Card Game Fri­day 8 p. m, Ben­nett’s Lane ( Base­ment of Lodge).

St. John the Evan­ge­list Church Hall, Co­ley’s Point Card Game Fri­day, 8: 30 p. m.

Euchre game 50 Plus Club, Bay Roberts, Tues­day, 8: 30 p. m.

Card game Bay Roberts Lions Club, Mon­day, 8: 00 p. m., doors open 7: 30 p. m.

St. Luke’s Hall, Port de Grave Card Game Mon­day, 8: 30 p. m.

St. James Parish Hall, Car­bon­ear Card Game Mon­day, 8 p. m.

Card games Lodge in Clarke’s Beach Tues­day, 8: 30 p. m.

The Bay Roberts 50 Plus Club Card Game Wed­nes­day, 8: 30 p. m.

Shearstown Lions Club card games Wed­nes­day, 8 p. m.

But­lerville ACW Card Game Thurs­day, 8 p. m., Church Hall.

The Old Per­li­can Fire Hall Card Game Thurs­day, 8 p. m.

The Hall Com­mit­tee card game Wed­nes­day, 8 p. m., Holy Spirit Hall, Old Shop.

The Build­ing Com­mit­tee, Ho­peall card game Fri­day, 8 p. m., the Rec. Cen­tre.

The Bay Roberts 50 Plus Club crib­bage games, Satur­day, 1: 30 p. m., Club Room.

Card games Satur­day, 8 p. m. Com­mu­nity Cen­ter, Cavendish.

Crib game Shearstown Lodge, Fri­day nights.

Old Fash­ioned Bingo Mon­day, 8 p. m. Knights of Colum­bus, Car­bon­ear. Spon­sored by St. Pa­trick’s

Parish Coun­cil.

Blue­grass and Old Time Coun­try Mu­sic


The Whit­bourne Lions Club hosts its monthly af­ter­noon of fun and fab­u­lous old time coun­try mu­sic on the first Sun­day of each month.

Doors open 1 pm and the ex­cite­ment starts at 2 pm. Join per­form­ers on stage at the open mic, bring your in­stru­ment and play along or just tap your feet to that great old coun­try beat.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Canada

© PressReader. All rights reserved.