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SATUR­DAY, OC­TO­BER 13 Ac­tiv­i­ties 9 a.m.

St. Thomas’ Church Fall Fair

A morn­ing cof­fee buf­fet and an eatin hot roast beef lun­cheon will be served at Canon Wood Hall (8 Mil­i­tary Rd.). Lun­cheon tick­ets avail­able by call­ing 754-0151. $20 each. There will be a great va­ri­ety of stalls.

2 p.m.

Halloween Pump­kin Carv­ing

Come by the St. John’s Tool Li­brary (151 Em­pire Ave.) and carve your very own pump­kin un­der the guid­ance and skill of Scott Frad­sham. Take your pump­kin home to dis­play for Halloween! We pro­vide the pump­kin, snacks and the tools needed to carve. Kids are wel­come and fam­ily rates are avail­able. To reg­is­ter or for more in­for­ma­tion, e-mail: stjohn­stool­li­brary@gmail. com or visit https://www.stjohn­stool­li­brary.ca/work­shops/. We sug­gest you wear long sleeves to this work­shop. Groups

11 a.m. Overeaters Anony­mous

Reg­u­lar meet­ing at 13-15 Pippy Pl.

in the Car­nell Build­ing. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 738-1742.

Live Mu­sic 5 p.m. Bill Kelly

Per­form­ing at O’reilly’s.

6:30 p.m. Dave White

Per­form­ing at Green Sleeves.

8 p.m. Gree­ley’s Reel

Per­form­ing at O’reilly’s.

Ken Tiz­zard

Ken Tiz­zard will per­form at the Ship Pub with a full band and spe­cial guests for his “A Good Dog Is Lost” al­bum re­lease party – a col­lec­tion of Ron Hynes songs. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit www.ken­tiz­zard.com.

10:30 p.m.

Tino Borges & The In­ci­dent Per­form­ing at The Mar­tini Bar.

11 p.m.

Dave White and Carl Peters

Per­form­ing at Green Sleeves.

11:30 p.m. The Bish­ops

Per­form­ing at O’reilly’s.

Shop­ping 9 a.m.

St. John’s Farm­ers’ Mar­ket

Weekly in­door/out­door farm­ers’ mar­ket at 245 Fresh­wa­ter Rd. from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ev­ery Satur­day. Seventy or more ven­dors, fea­tur­ing fresh pro­duce, pre­pared foods, hot food, crafts, and more. Ev­ery­thing made, baked and grown lo­cally. ATM and café on site. Weekly ven­dor lists, park­ing in­for­ma­tion and more avail­able at www.stjohns­farm­ers­mar­ket.ca.

10 a.m.

Claire’s Com­mu­nity 6th An­nual Craft & Shop­ping Event

The an­nual craft and shop­ping event runs to­day and to­mor­row from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Fair­field Inn & Suites. Ad­mis­sion by do­na­tion. Ac­ces­si­ble venue. Claire is an amaz­ing eight-year-old who lives with cere­bral palsy, epilepsy, and autism. She re­cently be­came the 2018 Wish Child and is in the process of plan­ning her wish. In six years, by shar­ing Claire’s Com­mu­nity we have con­nected hun­dreds of fam­i­lies to ser­vices, or­ga­ni­za­tions and each other. We have do­nated thou­sands to lo­cal char­i­ties and or­ga­ni­za­tions.

Kirk Fall Garage Sale The Kirk Fall Garage Sale is from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Kirk Hall at the cor­ner of Queen’s Road and Long’s Hill. $1 ad­mis­sion. Items in­clude linens, kitchen­ware, clothes, toys, books, elec­tron­ics, sports equip­ment, Christ­mas items and more. Sto­ry­telling 1:30 p.m. Story Walk

Dis­cover trails and tales of en­chant­ment in forests, gar­dens, ponds and fairy lands; join Jack on a wild ad­ven­ture, and share tra­di­tional Inuit tales from Nu­navut. Host Cather­ine Wright and fea­tured tell­ers Anne Glover, Chris Driedzic, Ash­ley Savard, Mary Fearon, and a cou­ple of bur­geon­ing young sto­ry­tellers will take you on a tour of the imag­i­na­tion dur­ing this story walk in­spired by na­ture at the MUN Botan­i­cal Gar­den. In the event of rain, sto­ries will take place in­side the MUN Botan­i­cal Gar­den build­ing. This event is free with ad­mis­sion. Check out the full St. John’s Sto­ry­telling Fes­ti­val sched­ule here: http://www.sto­ry­tellingstjohns.ca/fes­ti­val.html.

8 p.m.

Tales From Near & Afar

Hop a train through In­dia, share the magic of tra­di­tional Inuit tales, revel in con­tem­po­rary throat singing, and be in­spired by po­etic prose in an in­cred­i­bly unique evening of sto­ry­telling at the Sig­nal Hill In­ter­pre­ta­tion Cen­tre. Hosted by Fer­gus O’byrne and fea­tur­ing Gau­rav Madan, Tama Fost, Daze Jef­fries, Ash­ley Savard, Anne Glover and Shoshana Lit­man, this night is a great op­por­tu­nity to see how big and how small the world can be! $15 at the door. Cash only. Wheel­chair ac­ces­si­ble venue. Pre­sented by the St. John’s Sto­ry­telling Fes­ti­val.

Work­shop 10 a.m.

Har­ness Your Most Pre­cious In­stru­ment: You!

Shoshana Lit­man shares some of the wis­dom she’s learned from 20 years of pro­fes­sional sto­ry­telling. This in­spir­ing work­shop fea­tures easy to re­mem­ber breath­ing, move­ment and vo­cal ex­er­cises. These tips help in­vig­o­rate ver­bal artists, en­hanc­ing their abil­ity to tell lively tales and pro­vide mem­o­rable per­for­mances. In­tended for begin­ning and more ex­pe­ri­enced sto­ry­tellers who want to en­liven their sto­ry­telling with ex­er­cises they can prac­tice at home or on the road. Work­shop pre­sented by the St. John’s Sto­ry­telling Fes­ti­val at the Cochrane Cen­tre. $25 cash at the door. A wheel­chair ac­ces­si­ble venue. Pre-reg­is­ter by e-mail­ing sto­ry­tellingstjohns@gmail.com.

SUN­DAY, OC­TO­BER 14 Ac­tiv­i­ties 1 p.m.

Fac­ulty of Medicine Open House

Get an ex­clu­sive be­hind the scenes peek of the ex­cit­ing things hap­pen­ing at the Fac­ulty of Medicine (300 Prince Philip Dr.) dur­ing our 2018 Open House from 1 to 4:30 p.m. This free event for all ages fea­tures: A teddy bear checkup clinic; sim­u­la­tion demon­stra­tions; 3D print­ing and Maker Space; art cre­ated by stu­dents, fac­ulty and staff; The Body Works ex­hibit pre­sented by Dr. Shakti Chan­dra; games and ac­tiv­i­ties for chil­dren; re­search on how we’re im­prov­ing the health of New­found­land and Labrador and more. Free park­ing avail­able on site. RSVP here: http://bit.ly/2o6l­rxd.

To­day: Claire’s Com­mu­nity 6th An­nual Craft & Shop­ping EventThe an­nual craft and shop­ping event runs to­day and to­mor­row from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Fair­field Inn & Suites. Ad­mis­sion by do­na­tion. Ac­ces­si­ble venue. Claire is an amaz­ing eight-year-old who lives with cere­bral palsy, epilepsy, and autism. She re­cently be­came the 2018 Wish Child and is in the process of plan­ning her wish.

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