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] with the subject line Community Calendar or phone 6953671 and ask for Charlene.
The Isle aux Morts Heritage Society invite you to spend an evening with Da Koodens as they perform ‘Celebrating the Folk.’ Enjoy a delicious traditional meal and a good ole fashioned concert. Three performances at Hairyman’s Safe Haven Cafe and Craft Shop in the Community Centre in Isle aux Morts. Tickets can be reserved at the Town Office in Isle aux Morts. For tickets call Lydia at 698-3441 or Shilo at 698-3313.
AUG. 3, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Hosted by the Gateway Seniors, at their club on 29 Main Street.
Aug. 4, 2-5 p.m.
AT the Gateway Seniors Club. Mooseburgers, hamburgers and hot dogs will be available to purchase.
AUG. 5, 12-4 p.m.
In support of literacy, The Gulf News is hosting a Homemade Kite Festival at the Grand Bay West beach and field. Free admission, prizes and refreshments. Store bought kites are welcome but will be judged separately. No limit on kites per family. Children under 12 are to be accompanied by an adult.
AUG. 5, 7 p.m.
BINGO GAME at the Gateway Seniors Club.
St. Paul’s Annual Flower Service
Two services will be held. The first is at 2 p.m. in the cemetery next to the church; the other is at 3 p.m. at St. Paul’s cemetery on Barachois Hill.
AUG. 14, 8:30 p.m.
Cancer survivors, friends and families, there will be a luminary service at Scott’s Cove Park with a parade from the post office to Scott’s Cove. For more information contact Dorothy Bragg 695-8265 or Mabel Spencer 695-3230. In the event of inclement weather it will be held the following night.
BLOCK THE BUS 2018
Block the Bus is a back to school initiative for all southwest coast students and families. Peaceful communities collects and purchases school supplies for families that require assistance for the upcoming school year. If you or a family you know need assistance, contact 695-6901 or email peaceful. communi[email protected] All calls are completely confidential and we do not require any personal information. Book bags will be ready for pick up mid-late August.
St. Augustine’s Church in Margaree – Fox Roost will be hosting its annual dinner theatre, more details to follow.
ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION
-45’s Card Game every Friday night. -Cribbage every Monday night
-Bingo every Tuesday at 7pm
-The Ring of Fire Tribute Aug. 22
For more information call 695-3242 VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR NEEDED
The Port aux Basques Public Library and the NL Laubach Literacy Council has partnered to seek a volunteer student tutor coordinator for the Port aux Basques area. Please feel free to contact either Margie Lewis, executive director of NLLLC, at 709-634-5081 or Natasha Wells, Regional Librarian Western Newfoundland & Labrador Division Libraries Phone (709) 634-7368.
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 sstrick[email protected]tauxbasques.ca PORT AUX BASQUES LIONS CLUB
The Lions club dinner meetings start 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. For more information, please contact President Bruce Burton at 695-8815 or email: brucebenf.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, 2:30-4:30 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.