What’s on the go… in Trinity Conception
Haunted House in South River
A Haunted House is being put off at the former site of the Cherry Nook cabinet business in South River, behind the Reach for the Stars Daycare. The house runs from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and ends on Oct. 31. On Halloween night, there will be a special 19-and-over tour of the building starting at 9 p.m. and running until midnight. Proceeds from the house will be donated to the Children’s Wish Foundation.
• Carbonear — any Legion member wishing to participate in the Remembrance Day Parade are asked to meet at the Carbonear Legion on Nov. 11 at 10 a.m. to be bused to the College of the North for 10:15 a.m. There will be a light lunch and entertainment back at the Legion following the ceremony.
• Salmon Cove — there will be a service at Bethany United Church, Carbonear on Nov. 10 (11 a.m.) Members will go to the Carbonear Legion after church for a light lunch, then will be bused to Salmon Cove at 1:15 p.m. for the Remembrance Day ceremony.
• Carbonear — Legion will host a Remembrance Day banquet and dance on Nov. 16. Cocktails at 7 p.m. and roast beef dinner at 7:30 p.m. Dinners are sold in advance, with music by Harold Priddle. For more, call 5963691
Old-time variety concert
To be staged at the Cupids Legacy Centre on Friday, Nov. 1 (7:30 p.m. start). Join us for an evening of hilarious, old-fashioned fun, featuring lots of local entertainers with music, songs, recitations, and skits.
Goods bingo in Tilton
To be held in aid of Shane Parsons and Gillian Curnew, two local residents who were involved in a serious motor vehicle accident in Alberta on Oct. 13. Bingo to be held at the Tilton Bingo Hall on Saturday, Nov. 2, starting at 2:30 p.m. For more, call Betty Parsons (6837402).
To be held Nov. 2 (9:30 p.m. start) at the Royal Canadian Legion, Carbonear, with music by Smiley Mack. Free admission.
Christmas Craft Fair
To be hosted in aid of Cat Concerns Inc., on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Lion’s Club in Bay Roberts. Doors open at 10 a.m. Cat Concerns is an incorporated not-for-profit organization, and is raising money for its Cat Shelter Building Fund.
Old time country music
The Whitbourne Lions Club will host its monthly old time country music hoedown Nov. 3 at 1 p.m. Performers welcome. For more, call 759-3307.
St. Luke’s Church Hall in Port de Grace will hold its Autumn Turkey Dinner Nov. 4 at 5:30 p.m. with takeout to begin at 4 p.m. For more call 786-3900 or 786-1004.
Flea market/bake sale
The Seaside Seniors Club of Hant’s Harbour will host a bake and craft sale and a flea market at the club’s building at 10 a.m. Nov. 7. A mug-up will be served.
Fall Sale in Harbour Grace
Hosted by the St. Peter’s Anglican Church Women, Harbour Grace South on Monday, Nov. 11 at St. Peter’s Hall. Craft and bake table will open at 3 p.m. Takeouts will be available in the Hall starting 3 p.m. Suppers in the hall will start at 5 p.m.
Craft Fair in Carbonear
St. James Anglican Church Hall in Carbonear will host its annual craft fair Nov. 11 from noon to 4 p.m. For more, call 596-2071.
Avalon Community Theatre group is getting ready to launch its next production, The Mumberley Inheritance by Warren Graves, to be staged at the Sheila NaGeira Theatre on Friday, Nov. 15. For more, call Marcia O’Neill (596-7278) or Dawn Butt (596-0598).
Music matinée/dance in Shearstown
To be held in aid of Shane Parsons and Gillian Curnew, two local residents who were involved in a serious motor vehicle accident in Alberta on Oct. 13. Event to take place Saturday, Nov. 16 at the Shearstown Lions Club, beginning at 2 p.m. For more, call Betty Parsons (683-7402).
This second annual auction to be held at the Spaniard’s Bay Recreation Centre on Nov. 17. Auction begins at 2 p.m. New and used items. Donation of items welcomed. For more, contact Donna Ryan (589- 6500).
Fall Bazaar in Carbonear
To be held at the Knights of Columbus and hosted by St. Patrick’s Parish, Carbonear, on Thursday, Nov. 21 and Sunday, Nov. 24. Opens on Day 1 at 5 p.m., with hot roast beef dinners and desserts. Day 2 begins at 1 p.m., and includes merchandise bingo and spins. For more, contact Agnes Croke.
Album release and concert
Blair Lane will host an album release and concert of hope at the Princess Sheila Nageira Theatre in Carbonear on Saturday, Nov. 23 (8 p.m. start). For tickets, call 5967529. Proceeds to benefit the Cancer Care Foundation.
Christmas Goods Bingo
To be held at the Spaniard’s Bay Recreation Centre on Nov. 30. Doors open at 1 p.m. Bingo starts at 2 p.m.
To be hosted by the Victoria Community Centre Committee, at the Victoria Community Centre, on Saturday, Nov. 30 from 10 a.m to 4 p.m. Includes crafts, handmade and homebaked goodies. Flea Market items welcomed. To reserve a table, contact Jeanette (5966373) or Sylvia (596-8701).
To be hosted by the UCW of Central United Church, Bay Roberts on Dec. 6 at the Bay Roberts Mall (10 a.m to 4 p.m.). For more, call Marilyn (786-4840).
Stepping Stones Family Resource Centre
The resource centre in Whitbourne will host a number of activities for the month of October. Morning session runs from 9:3011:30 a.m., and afternoon session runs from 1-3 p.m. Activities include active play, birth walking, toddler time, learning time, healthy baby club, and family drop-in playtime. For complete details, contact co-ordinator Serena Pomeroy (227-1010).
Thursday night crib league
Held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Carbonear, beginning at 7 p.m. Members and non-members are welcome. For more, call 596-3691
The Canadian Diabetes Association’s Clothesline program is looking for donations of reusuable clothing and cloth items. Items can be dropped off at the red drop boxes at Powell’s Supermarkets Carbonear, Harbour Grace and Bay Roberts. For more call 1-800505-5525.
Healthy Baby Club
These weekly group sessions for pregnant women hosted by the Trinity Conception Family Resource Centre, at locations in Carbonear (9 Newfoundland Drive), Harbour Grace (260 Harvey Street), and Bay Roberts (337 Conception Bay Highway). Includes free food supplements. For more, including dates and times, call 596-0712 or 866-596-0712.
Fun and fitness
St. Paul’s church in Harbour Grace is offering a program for men and women to improve flexibility, exercises and balance. Sessions begin 9:45 a..m. every Tuesday and Thursday.
Hosted by The Family Worship Centre, Harbour Grace, each week from 11 a.m. to noon. For more, contact Pastor Wally White (596-5426).