CHANNEL-HEAD LIGHTHOUSE The town is seeking information or memorabilia on the Channel-Head Lighthouse. We would like to capture some of our history and display it at the Railway Heritage Museum. If you have anything you would like to donate please contact me at 695-5775 or email sstrickland@ portauxbasques.ca
PORT AUX BASQUES LIONS CLUB The club has a board of directors meeting on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month. For more information or to get involved with the Port aux Basques Lions Club, email Valerie Clarke at val.clarke@ nf.sympatico.ca.
PORT AUX BASQUES LIBRARY PROGRAMS
Tuesday, 2:30-4:30 p.m., adult colouring social; 7:30-8:30 p.m. video game teen club; Wednesday, 2:304:30 p.m., sit and knit; Thursday, 7:30-8:30 p.m., computer class; Friday, 1-3:45 p.m., drop in and play for ages 0-5 years; Saturday, 10:3011:30 a.m., family storytime, ages 0-5 years, perfect for families with mulitiple children of different ages. For more information, please call 695-3471.
SCAREDY CAT RESCUE
Scaredy Cat Rescue is a locally run cat rescue group that rehabs and re-homes feral kittens. We trap, neuter and return adult ferals to caregivers and provide outdoor shelters to community cats. For more information please visit our Facebook page or call 695-6294. KID’S KORNER
Starting at 6 p.m. every Tuesday at the Faith Pentecostal Tabernacle. For more information please call 695-2309.
ST. JAMES ARMY CADETS
St. James Army Cadets is open to any young adult age 12 to 19. We’re excited to welcome new cadets on Wednesdays at St. James Regional High at 6:30 p.m. Army Cadets is a free activity. All costs are covered, including uniforms, activities, adventures and all travel. 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.
THE REC HOUSE YOUTH CENTRE Youth from 12-18 can drop by Monday to Thursday until 9 p.m., Friday until 10 p.m., and Saturday from 3-10 p.m. Darts, ping-pong, air hockey, Wii games, Xbox games, Netflix, board games and arts and crafts are available. We have special events on our schedule and plan specific activities for youth. For more information, call 695-6901. MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT GROUP
Lighthouse Peer Support Group (mental health support group) will hold its weekly meeting at 7 p.m. every Wednesday at St. Christopher’s Hotel in the Atlantic Room. If you have a mental illness and suffer in silence come out and join us in a non-judgmental, supportive environment. Contact Joel Hinks on Facebook or call 694-0636. SALVATION ARMY THRIFT STORE HOURS
Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. GATEWAY CURLING CLUB
Want to join curling? Contact Gary O’Brien at firstname.lastname@example.org (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? The Mi’Kmaq First Nations Assembly of Newfoundland (MFNAN) are awaiting a decision on the judicial review that took place in court in Toronto, Feb. 22. Please renew your registration if you have not already done so. Registration runs from September to September of each year. New
members and donations are welcome. Send to mfnan.org. ALZHEIMER SOCIETY INFORMATION
Anyone interested in registering for information 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.