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.
NOV. 6, 7-9 P.M.
COUPLES PAINT NIGHT
Port aux Basques Lion’s Club are hosting “Painting In Pairs Couples Paint Night.” A night filled with laughter and creativity. Easy step by step instructions. All supplies provided and 19 years of age to attend. To reserve seating, comment or private message on the facebook page, “Paint night with Joann” or call 709-636-4103.
SUB SALE Gateway Seniors 50+Club will be having a sub sale. If you are interested in buying a sub call Donna at 695-7769 or Ruth 695-2825.
SHARK COVE BAND Shark Cove are hosting a dance with entertainment by MPH.
NOV. 9-10, 10 A.M.-4 P.M.
FALL CRAFT SALE Port aux Basques Lions Club are hosting their annual Fall Craft Sale.
NOV. 10, 11 A.M. – 2:30 P.M.
FLEA MARKET The St. James ACW will be having their flea market Memorial Centre. Admission fee at the door. You may drop off your items at the centre on Wednesday’s from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. For more information, please call: Kay at 695-3541 or Fay at 695-2587.
NOV. 14, 12:30-3:30 P.M.
SENIOR SELF CARE PROGRAM Port aux Basques Recreation Department are inviting you to attend a free Senior Self Care program at the Bruce II Arena. Included is lunch and networking, day pass at gym and the importance of selfcare. Limited space, please register at 695-5775.
NOV. 15-17, 9 A.M.-5 P.M.
FALL BOOK SALE Port aux Basques Public Library are having a book sale. Lots of titles to choose from including adult fiction, non-fiction, Newfoundland, westerns, youth and children books. If you have any slightly used books, we are accepting donations. Please drop off during regular hours.
NOV. 15, 8 P.M.
CHRISTMAS CONCERT St. Kevin’s Centre in St. Andrew’s are hosting “A Classic Country Christmas Concert” with Gordon Cormier and Dave Pike, special guest Dion Devoe and Hockey Gale. For tickets call 695-6707 or 694-4825.
NOV. 16, 7 P.M.
OPEN MIC NIGHT Port aux Basques Lions Club are having Open Mic Night, hosted by Kacie Callahan.
CHRISTMAS CONCERT Shark Cove are hosting a Christmas Concert, entertainment by Gordon Cormier and Dave Pike.
NOV. 17-18, 1-5 P.M.
FLEA MARKET Cape Ray Fire Hall will be hosting a flea market. Anyone wishing to donate item or put in a table please call 695-3072 or 695-3621.
NOV. 19, 2 P.M.
THE ST. JAMES ACW ANNUAL FALL SALE Baked goods, crafts and much more. Tickets for cold plates may be purchased from Diane Hewitt – 695-3777, Bessie Blackmore – 695-2429 or any ACW member (take-out orders only).
FRED AND FRIENDS CONCERT Rose Blanche St. Michael & All Saints Church annual concert. 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. 2, 5:30 P.M. HOT TURKEY DINNER St. Paul’s ACW are hosting a hot turkey dinner, beverage and dessert included. For tickets call Norma Simms at 695-2231 or Phyllis Matthews 695-3920. Deadline for tickets is Nov. 26. 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, 8 p.m., downstairs. -Cribbage every Monday night, 8 p.m.
-Bingo every Tuesday and Saturday at 7 p.m. -Remembrance Day Supper. Tickets for sale
-Open daily open 12-12 -Open Sundays 1-12 a.m. - Every Sunday from 2-4pm Chase the Ace. Come out and support your local fire department and Legion. 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 Libraries Phone (709) 634-7368.
CHANNEL-HEAD LIGHTHOUSE 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, 2:304:30 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 multiple 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 6940636. SALVATION ARMY THRIFT STORE Open Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED 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 709-6375369 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 needs used pocket books. They can be dropped off at the Gift Shop Monday to Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. 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 p.m. Bible Study Projects committee and official board meet monthly.