COM­MU­NITY Ser­vices

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Pub­lic Li­brary Hours

• Bay Roberts — Tues­day, Wed­nes­day and Thurs­day, 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and 7-9 p.m.; Fri­day 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Satur­day, noon to 4 p.m. Call 786-9629;

• Bri­gus — Mon­day, 7-9 p.m.; Tues­day and Thurs­day, 1-5 p.m.; Wed­nes­day, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Fri­day, 1-3 p.m. Call 528-3156;

• Car­bon­ear — Tues­day and Fri­day, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Wed­nes­day and Thurs­day, 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., and 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Satur­day, noon to 4 p.m. Call 596-3382;

• Har­bour Grace — Tues­day, 10:30 a.m. to noon, and 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Wed­nes­day, 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Thurs­day, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Fri­day, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; and Satur­day, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Call 596-3894;

• Old Per­li­can — Tues­day, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.; Wed­nes­day and Thurs­day, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.; and Fri­day, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Call 587-2028;

• Vic­to­ria — Mon­day, Wed­nes­day and Fri­day, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Satur­day, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Call 596-3682;

• Whit­bourne — Tues­day, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Thurs­day, 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.; and Satur­day, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 759-2461;

• Win­ter­ton — Mon­day, Tues­day and Wed­nes­day, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.; Thurs­day, 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Call 583-2119;

Seek­ing do­na­tions

The Cana­dian Di­a­betes As­so­ci­a­tion’s Clothes­line is seek­ing do­na­tions of re­us­able cloth­ing and cloth items. Bagged items can be placed into the red drop boxes at Pow­ell’s Supermarkets in the Bay Roberts, Har­bour Grace and Car­bon­ear ar­eas, and Food­land in Whit­bourne. For more, call 1-800-505-5525.

In­door walk­ing pro­gram

Hosted at the Up­per Is­land Cove Recre­ation Cen­tre. For more, call Robert (589-2908).

Vol­un­teers Needed

• To de­liver meals to clients in the Car­bon­ear and Har­bour Grace area for the In­ter­faith Home Meals on Wheels pro­gram. For more call 945-5311.

• To do­nate re­cy­clables to the Bay Roberts Li­brary, drop them at the Green De­pot, Co­ley’s Point, and la­beled “Bay Roberts Li­brary”

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

Healthy Baby Club

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

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.

Lit­er­acy Tu­tor­ing

• Adult free tu­tor­ing, Bayshore Lit­er­acy Coun­cil, Car­bon­ear. • Lit­er­acy New­found­land - Learn Line — Do you need help with learn­ing? Call the Learn Line at 1-800-563-1111 or visit lit­er­a­ for more in­for­ma­tion.

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.

Good­will Cen­tre

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.

Cat Con­cerns

Cat Con­cerns Thrift Store, 6 Bare­need Road, Bay Roberts is ac­cept­ing do­na­tions of gen­tly used cloth­ing, house­wares, books, jewellery, etc. All pro­ceeds are for our Cat Shel­ter Build­ing Fund.

Epilepsy In­for­ma­tion Kits

If some­one has a seizure, would you know what to do? Con­tact Epilepsy New­found­land and Labrador for in­for­ma­tion 1-866EPILEPSY (347-5377) or info@epilep­

Monthly Meet­ing

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

Meets ev­ery Mon­day, Wed­nes­day and Fri­day from 8:30-9:30 p.m. at Keyin Tech­ni­cal Col­lege, LeMarchant St., Car­bon­ear. Nurs­ing Home Aux­il­iary Har­bour Lodge Nurs­ing Home Aux­il­iary monthly meet­ing, sec­ond Mon­day of each month (Sept. - June) in the main board­room, 7:30 p.m.

50-plus club

Bri­gus and area 50-plus 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.

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