Com­mu­nity cal­en­dar

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St. James Army Cadets

Cadets are about to start up again. St. James Army Cadets is open to any young adult from age 12 up to and and in­clud­ing un­der 19. We’re ex­cited to wel­come new cadets on Wed­nes­day Sept. 6 at St. James High School at 6:30 p.m.

Did you know that the Army Cadets is a free ac­tiv­ity for your child to be in­volved with? Costs are cov­ered for cadets, their uni­form is free, ac­tiv­i­ties are free, ad­ven­tures are free and all travel is free with the cadets.

We have some ex­cit­ing ad­ven­tures planned for this year! So come on out and see what we have to of­fer. For more in­for­ma­tion call Sylvia Seaward at 694-2811.

Jigg’s Din­ner

Holy Trin­ity Church Co­droy will be host­ing a jigg’s din­ner, on Satur­day, Sept. 23. Pre­orders only. Must be or­dered by Sept. 20, eat in or take out. Call Rhea at 9552672 or Jim 955-2017.

Vol­un­teer Peer Group Fa­cil­i­ta­tion train­ing

CHAN­NEL is of­fer­ing a free vol­un­teer peer sup­port group fa­cil­i­ta­tion train­ing in Port aux Basques. If you are in­ter­ested in host­ing a men­tal health peer sup­port group in your area or in de­vel­op­ing your skills as a group fa­cil­i­ta­tor, con­tact Bon­nie (col­lect) at 709-643-4361 or Joel at 694-0636.

First Tues­day of the month

Card game, 8:30 p.m.

Hosted by the Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Hos­pi­tal Aux­il­lary at the 50+ Club. Con­tact Doreen Bur­ton at 695-2850 for more in­for­ma­tion.

The Rec House Youth Cen­tre

As a drop in cen­tre, youth from 12-18 can come by Mon­day to Thurs­day till 9 p.m., Fri­day till 10 p.m., and Satur­day 3-10 p.m. There are darts, ping pong, air hockey, Wii games, X box games, Net­flix, board games and arts and crafts avail­able. We do have spe­cial events on our sched­ule and do plan spe­cific ac­tiv­i­ties for staff to in­volve the youth in. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 695-6901.

Gate­way Curl­ing Club

Want to join curl­ing? Con­tact Gary O’Brien at go­b­rien­lecu@gmail.com (695-7582); Face­book page (Gate­way Curl­ing). No spe­cial equip­ment re­quired and les­sons are free.

Qalipu First Na­tions Band

Have you been turned down for sta­tus with the Qalipu First Na­tions Band? If so, con­sider join­ing the Mi’Kmaq First Na­tions As­sem­bly of New­found­land. Con­tact them at 1-709-388-6362 or visit their web­site www.mf­nan.org.

Alzheimer So­ci­ety In­for­ma­tion

An in­for­ma­tion ses­sion is avail­able to New­found­land and Labrador res­i­dents. Any­one in­ter­ested in reg­is­ter­ing for the ses­sions should call 709-576-0608 or email firstlink@alzheimernl.ca. The se­ries is for in­di­vid­u­als and their fam­i­lies di­ag­nosed with Alzheimer’s dis­ease or a re­lated de­men­tia. In­cludes ses­sions on an over­view of de­men­tia, cop­ing strate­gies, com­mu­nity re­sources and sup­ports.

Vol­un­teer op­por­tu­nity

Are you in­ter­ested in vol­un­teer­ing? Western Health is look­ing for vol­un­teers to as­sist as greeters at Western Memo­rial Re­gional Hos­pi­tal and Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Cen­tre. Greeters help wel­come visi­tors and clients and as­sist them in find­ing lo­ca­tions through­out the build­ing. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact Vol­un­teer Re­sources Depart­ment at 709-637-5369 or visit our web­site at west­ern­health.nl.ca.

Vol­un­teers wanted

Hos­pi­tal Aux­il­iary invit­ing vol­un­teers to work at their gift shop two-hours/week min­i­mum. Shop is open seven days a week (2-4 p.m.) and (7-9 p.m.); ac­cept­ing ap­pli­ca­tions from males/fe­males. High school stu­dents wel­come. Train­ing pro­vided. Po­lice check re­quired. Call Doreen Bur­ton at 695-2850.

Pub­lic li­brary hours

Tues­day 10-5 and 7-9; Wed­nes­day 9-1, 2-5, 6-9; Thurs­day 12-9;

Fri­day 10-12, 1-5;

Satur­day 9-1 2-5.

Closed Sun­day and Mon­day. Ev­ery sec­ond Satur­day is sto­ry­time. For more in­for­ma­tion please call 695-3471.

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