The Community Calendar is your one-stop shop for community events in the Packet region. Space is reserved for non-profit, non-government funded groups and organizations.
Please email listings to Sarah Burton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Listings should be typed, 50 words or less, and include the community in which your event is being held. You may also include one photo, if you wish, but it cannot be a poster. Listings will run in print and online each week on Thursdays. The deadline is Tuesday during the week prior to the edition of the paper in which your listing will run.
JUN 1 – SEPT 20 SEASONS IN THE BIGHT THEATRE FESTIVAL
For info, visit www.risingtidetheatre.com. Call 1–888–464–3377 or Email: email@example.com
SEPT 6, 8 p.m. HILLSBURN
Dynamic, fresh-sounding with big anthems among their repertoire, Hillsburn has been described as “somewhere in the vast terrain between Aretha Franklin and suburbs-era Arcade Fire.” Tickets: $20. For info, visit www.garricktheatre.ca
SEPT 7 - 8; 3 TO 9 p.m. & 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
BUSINESS SYMPOSIUM & SHOWCASE (CRAFT & HOME TRADESHOW)
Crafts, clothing, artwork, beauty products, home decor, cookware, ornaments, knitting, jewelry, floral arrangements, crochet, and much more! Taking place at the Eastlink Events Centre, Clarenville. Opening times: Friday, September 7: 3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Saturday, September 8: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Admission fees: Adults $5.00, Seniors (60+) $3.00, Students $3.00. Kids under 5 years - Free.
SEPT 8, 9; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 5TH ANNUAL 50KM YARD SALE
This yard sale is taking place in Lethbridge and also from Morley’s Siding to Sweet Bay, and from Canning’s Cove to Winterbrook. For more info, see the Facebook Page for this event.
SEPT 8, 8 p.m. SHANNEYGANOCK WITH CRAIG YOUNG
Performing together for over 25 years and with an abiding love of Newfoundland music in their veins, Shanneyganock is ready to raise it to the rafters once again. Joining these acclaimed musicians is renowned guitarist and singer, Craig Young. Tickets $35. For more info, visit www.garricktheatre.ca or call their Box Office: 468-5777.
WALK 4 MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTIONS
The Discovery Health Care and TipA-Vista Wellness Foundations are planning a Walk 4 Mental Health and Addictions. They hope for a turnout of at least 500 participants, representing all 97 communities in and around the Bonavista Peninsula. Sponsor sheets available in the Exercise Room at the Keough Shop (Church Street, Bonavista). Participants with over $20 raised will receive a free T-Shirt.
SEPT 10 - 11, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
SILVER WINGS SKATING CLUB REGISTRATION
It’s that time of year again! Registration will take place in the Dean
SEPT 9, 5 - 8 p.m. COMMUNITY CAMPFIRE
Say good-bye to summer with a Community Campfire & Song. Happening at the Random Lions Club beach area, Elliott’s Cove.
SEPT 13, 8 p.m.
JEFF AND GERALYNN REID
This dynamic duo has had a passion for music since their youngest days, teaching themselves to play through sheer love and natural talent. Today, they are delighting audiences with beautiful harmonies in a range of songs from old country to classic rock, punk, and contemporary pop hits. Tickets: $12. For info, visit www.garricktheatre.ca
SEPT 14 – 15
ELLISTON ROOTS, RANTS & ROARS FESTIVAL
This is a regional celebration of the natural gifts of Newfoundland & Labrador food, culture, land & sea. For more info, visit www.rootcellars.ca or contact Tourism Elliston at 709-768-7080.
SEPT 15, 8 p.m. ENNIS SISTERS
The Ennis Sisters is comprised of multi-talented musicians, Maureen, Karen and Teresa Ennis. Come enjoy an evening of contemporary folk music as these three celebrated songbirds weave stories of place with an abundance of humour, grace and soul-stirring richness. Tickets: $35. For more info, contact the Garrick Theatre: 468 - 5777.
SEPT 16, 9:00 a.m.
2ND ANNUAL WALK A MILE IN HIS SHOES
In memory of Corporal Trevor O’Keefe. Walk begins at Kent Building Supplies, Clarenville (2 O’Mahony Drive). This is a familyfriendly
SEPT 16, 10:15 a.m.
FALL FAMILY SUNDAY AT CALVARY PENTECOSTAL CHURCH
While families are welcome every Sunday at Calvary, this Sunday is designed for families with kids and teenagers. Breakfast: 10:15 a.m., Family Service: 11:00 a.m., with worship for everyone (including songs from Kids Xperience), and a family-friendly message from Pastor Andrew. Hear about our kids & youth programs and have an opportunity to register.
Little Room at Cabot Stadium from6:30 - 7:30 p.m. each evening. We hope to see you there! Also taking place again from September 17 18 at the same times.