Please note: Deadline for items for the Community Calendar is the Wednesday of next week’s print edition. To list an event email: firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line Community Calendar or phone 695-3671 and ask for Charlene.
STARTING OCT. 3
GRIEF AND BEREAVEMENT PROGRAM
A Grief and Bereavement Program will be offered each Wednesday, starting Oct. 3, in the board room of the Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Centre, a joint initiative Western Health and the South West Coast Ministerial Association. For information contact Rev. Jeff Petten at 956-2170.
OCT. 14, 5:30 P. M
HOT ROAST BEEF DINNER
Hosted by St. James’ Church Vestry members at the Memorial Centre. Tickets available from: Rick Edwards-695-3124; Bessie Blackmore-695-2429 or church office-695-2592.
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, downstairs.
-Cribbage every Monday night -Bingo every Tuesday and Saturday at 7 p.m.
-Grocery Darts Friday Night at 8:30 p.m. Oct. 20; Freeman Walters and the Isle aux Morts Boys
For more information call Amy at 6953242.
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 email@example.com
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.
THE REC HOUSE YOUTH CENTRE
Open to youth aged 12-18, 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. For more information, call 695-6901.
MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT GROUP
Lighthouse Peer Support Group (mental health support group) meets 7 p.m. every Wednesday at St. Christopher’s Hotel (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
Open Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
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.
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. Every second Saturday is storytime. For more information call 695-3471.
Pocketbooks needed by Hospital Gift Shop
The Dr Charles L LeGrow Health Care Centre Gift Shop is in need of used pocket books. They can be dropped off at the Gift Shop Monday to Sunday 2-4 and 7-9. Contact President Lorna Penney at 695-3681
Autism Involves Me
Their Resource Room, located behind First Choice Convenience, has plenty of items available to loan, including books, sensory toys, noise-cancelling headphone, weighted blankets and more. For more information contact Joan Chaisson at 695-3044 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Meetings are the last Sunday of every month.
Salvation Army, Grand Bay
Wednesday 7:30 p.m. Home League. Friday 9:30 p.m. Men’s Coffee Club.
Faith United Church, Burgeo
UCW meeting first and third Monday of each month, at 8 p.m.
Tuesday 10:30 Bible Study Projects committee and official board meet monthly.
Wesley United Church Channel
UCW meets the second and fourth Monday of each month at 2 p.m.