Please note: Deadline for items for the Community Calendar is the Wednesday of next week’s print edition. To list an event email: cblack[email protected] gulfnews.ca with the subject line Community Calendar or phone 695-3671 and ask for Charlene. 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, 2:30-4:30 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, 10:30-11:30 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.
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.
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 [email protected] 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.
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.
The Hospital Auxiliary is 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 a.m.-5 p.m., 7-9 p.m.; Wednesday 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 2-5 p.m., 6-9 p.m.; Thursday 12-9 p.m.; Friday 10 a.m.-12 p.m., 1-5 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 2-5 p.m. Closed Sunday and Monday. Every second Saturday is storytime. For more information please call 695-3471.