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 695-3671 and ask for Charlene.
OCT. 20, 11 A.M . CRAFT FAIR/ PEA SOUP LUNCH
Isle aux Morts Community Centre hosting their annual craft fair, with Pea soup and dumplings at noon and hotdogs as well. Admission $1.
To book a craft table called Ruby at 698-3525. Limited space.
OCT. 20-21, 6:30-9:30 P.M. HOUSE OF HORRORS
At Rose Blanche Lighthouse an all new house of horrors. Admission: Adults: $5 and Children: $3 and the canteen will be open.
OCT. 27, 10 A.M.-1 P.M. Wesley United UCW, Port aux Basques
There will be a Flea Market and Bake Sale at the United Church Hall, Port aux Basques.
OCT. 27 BURNT ISLANDS ACW CRAFT FAIR
There will be a craft fair in the church basement. Fee to rent a table $10; admission $1. For more information call Bernadette Taylor 698-3765
OCT. 27, 7 P.M. DINNER THEATRE COMMUNITY CENTRE
St. Augustine’s Church in Margaree – Fox Roost will be hosting its annual dinner theatre. Tickets on sale Oct. 15 at 1 p.m. from Sharon, 46 Main St. Phone: 698-3410.
OCT. 27, 10 P.M. Halloween Dance
Hosted by the The Isle aux Morts Coummunity Centre. Admission $5 per person.
NOV. 3 AT 11A.M. FALL SALE
Hosted by St. Paul’s ACW. Also includes a merchandise Bingo game starting at 2 p.m.
NOV. 4, 7 P.M. MEMORIAL HYMN SING
Hosted by ST. PAUL’S ACW, featuring New Wine and Special Singing. If you wish to have a hymn sung in memory of your loved one, call 695- 3747 or 6957189.
NOV. 23-24 FRED AND FRIENDS CONCERT
Rose Blanche St. Michael &All Sanits Church annual concert, tickets $7. More details to be announced.
NOV. 30 Soup, Bread Roll and Dessert Luncheon
Wesley United UCW will be having a Luncheon at the United Church Hall, Port aux Basques. Cost by donation at the door.
DEC. 7, 7:30 P.M. CAROL SING
The Southwest Coast Ministerial Association Carol Sing at St. James’ Anglican Church. This event is in aid of the Christmas Hampers; free will offering to be collected and a social will follow at St. James’ Memorial Centre.
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
-Open daily open 12-12
For more information call Amy at 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 LibrariesPhone (709) 634-7368.
The town is seeking information or memorabilia on the ChannelHead 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.
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
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 jbchais[email protected] 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.