Chronic Disease Self-management Program
Stepping Stones Family Resource Centre in
Morning session runs from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m, and afternoon session runs from 1 – 3 p.m.
• Monday (AM): Active Play (Ages 0-6) Monday (PM) Baby Time (Birthwalking);
• Tuesday (AM): Toddler Time (Ages 0-2);
• Tuesday (PM): Leap into Learning group 1 (Age 4);
• Wednesday (AM): Family Drop in Play (Ages 0-6);
• Wednesday ( PM): Leap Into Learning group 2 (Age 4);
• Thursday( AM: Ages 0- 2) & (PM:Ages 3-6): Pot, Pan & A Wooden Spoon;
• Tuesday afternoons: Healthy Baby Club 2:00 - 3:30.
For more, call Serena Pomeroy (227-1010).
Group sessions planned for Heart’s Delight-Islington town hall, Thursday afternoons 1-3:30 p.m., running March 21 to April 25. This FREE program has helped many people to better manage their own health and live healthier lives. The goal of the workshop is to help you take control of your health. Anyone with a chronic health condition is welcome, and you may bring a family member or friend. For more, call 752-3946, toll free 1-866-880-8998 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Pizza and a movie
Hosted by Open Door church at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Carbonear on Thursday, March 28 at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free. For more, email email@example.com.
Indoor Minor Soccer
The following is an upcoming schedule for Tim Hortons Timbits indoor minor soccer, at Harbour Grace Primary. • March 30 — no soccer; • April 6 — 10 a.m., ages 4-5; 11 a.m., ages 8-9; 12 p.m., ages 6-7; and 1 p.m., ages 10-12.
• April 13 — SOCCER Saturday, includes playoffs, banquet and dance.
For more, contact Don Coombs (596-1919/589-5995), or Albert, Mary and Sarah Pynn (596-5624).
Hosted by Cat Concerns, Saturday, March 30, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Royal Canadian Legion, Water Street, Bay Roberts. For more, call Linda at 786-1470.
Orange Lodge, Clarke’s Beach, Saturday, March 30 from 8-11 a.m. Pay at the door.
Soup and Dessert Supper
Hosted by St.Luke’s A.C.W. Port-deGrave. Thursday, April 4, 5:30 p.m. For more information call Elsie (786-6744).
St. Paul’s Music Cafe, featuring a variety of music, voices and instrumentals, will be held at St. Paul’s Hall, Harbour Grace, Friday, April 5, 7:3010:30 p.m. For more, call Paul or Brenda (596-7549).
The St. John’s Military Family Resource Centre will host best-selling author and internationally recognized speaker, Barbara Coloroso, for a presentation at the Holiday Inn on April 6, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Coloroso will present “Parenting with Wit and Wisdom” and “Parenting Through Crisis.” For more, call 570-4636.
Whitbourne Old Time Country Music
Hosted by the Lions Club, Sunday, April 7. Doors open at 1 p.m. for a 2 p.m. Start. Join the other performers at the open mic or bring your instrument and play along, or just tap your feet to the beat.
Annual general meeting
The Bay Roberts Public Library is holding its annual general meeting on April 8 at 7 p.m. Anyone interested in becoming a board member are asked to attend. For more, call 786-9629.
2013 Health & Wellness Seminar
Join Dr. Tim Riesenberger as he shares practical and informative presentations about how to prevent and combat lifestyle diseases such as diabetes, heart disease and cancer. Presentations take place at the Avalon North Wolverines Search and Rescue Building hall, 12 Station Road, Bay Roberts (end of Bishop’s Road off Water Street), on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, April 8, 9 & 10, at 7 p.m. Admission is free.
Concert at the Legion
Entertainment by the Avalon Sleeveens, an evening of musical memories, Royal Canadian Legion, Spaniard’s Bay, Saturday, April 13, doors open at 7 p.m. Proceeds in aid of cystic fibrosis. For more, call Barb (786-3671) or Linda (582-3670.
Scheduled for The Princess Sheila NaGeira Theatre in Carbonear on April 19 at 8 p.m. Performance by the Avalon Sleeveens. All proceeds go to “This Little Light,” an anti-bullying program by the Masonic Lodge Heart’s Content.
Gift Shop Shower
The Carbonear General Hospital Auxiliary will be hosting a shower in aid of The Hospital Gift Shop at St. James Church Hall, Carbonear, Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 7:30 p.m. Please come and bring a friend and help support your hospital.
Battle of the Atlantic parade and
Hosted by Royal Canadian Legion District No. 2 Newfoundland and Labrador Command and Branch No. 22 in Upper Island Cove, Sunday, May 5. Reception at 1 p.m. at the Legion; parade to depart at 1:45 p.m.; wreath laying and service to commence at 2 p.m. at the war memorial, followed by a parade to the public wharf, where a wreath will be placed in the ocean. A reception will follow at the Legion. For more, call Harold Mercer (589-2320) or Terry Walsh (589-2117).
The newly formed Avalon Community Theatre will perform The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie on Saturday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m. at Harbour Grace Primary. Rehearsals are being held every Sunday from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. The group is seeking assistance in a variety of areas, including backstage helpers. For more, call Dawn Butt at 596-0598, or email AvalonCommunityTheatre@live.ca. Regular updates are also available on the group’s Facebook page.
Walk for Memories
Join the Alzheimer Society in “Staying One Step Ahead of Alzheimer’s Disease” on Sunday, May 26 at 2 p.m. at Kenny’s Pond, St. John’s for their Walk for Memories. Over 7,681 families live with Alzheimer’s disease in Newfoundland and Labrador. For more, contact the Alzheimer Society toll free at 1-877-776-0608.
Dinner and Auction
The 22nd Trinity Conception Placentia Health Foundation dinner and auction, Saturday, June 8, Harbour Grace, Harbour Grace. For more, call Don or Shelly at 945-5289.
Motorcycle ride/dance fundraiser
The “NO RETREAT NO SURRENDER” dance and motorcycle ride fundraiser in support of Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Centre Patient and Family Support will be held in Harbour Grace in June. The dance will take place Saturday, June 8 at the Daltonian Club, while the ride will depart from Admiral’s Marina on Sunday June 9. “No Retreat No Surrender” is a non-profit organization in Harbour Grace, and is supported by “THE CAV,” or the Canadian Army Veterans’ Motorcycle Association (LYS Unit) in Conception Bay North. For more, call John Bickham (596-6100).
Organizers of the Trinity Conception Fall Fair are currently seeking volunteers from the Trinity Conception Area to help with this year’s event which will take place Sept. 26th-29th at the SW Moores Memorial Stadium in Hr Grace. Anyone interested in serving on this committee please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 596 7510.
Texas Hold ‘em
• Victoria Fire Department, Fire Hall, Victoria, Wednesday nights, 8 p.m. For more, call 596-2817 or 5962320
• Royal Canadian Legion, Carbonear, Tuesday nights starts 8:15 p.m. For more, call 596-3691
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