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 777-7474 or email livingwithstroke@ easternhealth.ca
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, September 8-October 31, Mondays & Thursdays 10 - 11:30 a.m. For more call 1-888-625-0077
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 9:30 - 11:30 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.
#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
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.
Adult free tutoring, Bayshore Literacy Council, Carbonear.
Literacy Newfoundland - Learn Line
Do you need help with learning? Call the Learn Line at 1-800-563-1111 or visit literacynl.ca for more information.
Literacy Newfoundland and Labrador
Looking for new members. Call 1800-563-1111 or visit www. literacynl.com.
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.
Free training sessions available at the Community Access Centre located at the Brigus Library.
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.
The Helping Hand Goodwill Centre, Patterson Street, Bay Roberts, drop off donations of clothing, household items, furniture, books, etc. Monday to Friday, 12 to 4 p.m.
Epilepsy Information Kits
If someone has a seizure, would you know what to do? Contact Epilepsy Newfoundland and Labrador for information 1-866-EPILEPSY ( 3475377) or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 Anonymousmeetings 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+ Clubmonthly meeting, third Wednesday of each month, Legion Club, Brigus, 1:30 p.m. Residents from North River to Colliers are welcome.
Thinking about quitting smoking? Call the Lung Association Quit Line for valuable individual advice about quitting and how to keep from starting again.
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. 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.
Butlervil le 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.