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 packetcommuni[email protected] gmail.com.
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.
DEC. 21, 8 P.M.
MALLORY JOHNSON AT THE ANNEX
You won’t want to miss the chance to take in this talented songstress as she performs in The Annex, Bonavista. She’ll be playing wellknown Christmas/County songs as well as some of her originals. For ticket information, call 468-5777 or visit www.garricktheatre.ca.
DEC. 22, 8 P.M.
CHRISTMAS IN THE HARBOUR Hosted by Memorial United Church, Bonavista, this concert features artists Harvey Mouland, Keith Elliott, Kent Short, and Steve Abbott. Tickets are $10 and available at Bonavista Convenience, Bonavista Foodland, Bonavista Pharmacy, J.T. Swyers Co. Ltd., and Port Rexton Foodex. Proceeds going to Memorial United Church. For information, call church office at 468-2074.
HILLVIEW PASTORAL CHARGE CHRISTMAS SERVICES
Dec. 23: Morning Service in St. Jones Within, 11 a.m.
Memorial Tree Lighting Service in North West Brook at 7 p.m.
Dec. 24: Christmas Eve Service at Grace United Church, 7 a.m.
Dec. 30: Evening service in Hillview, 7 p.m.
DEC. 24, 7 P.M.
CHRISTMAS EVE AT CALVARY
Join us at Calvary Pentecostal Church in Clarenville on Tuesday, December 24 for an hour-long service to reflect on Jesus’ birth and why He came. People of all ages and religious backgrounds are welcome to come worship and hear the story of Christmas.
DEC. 31, 8:30 P.M.
NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY
Taking place at Monroe-Waterville Community Centre with music by
JAN. 1, 7-8 P.M.
NEW YEARS DAY FIREWORKS CLARENVILLE
Join the Town of Clarenville at Elizabeth Swan Park and help us ‘ring in the new year!’ There will be campfires and complimentary hot chocolate, plus wieners and marshmallows for roasting. Fireworks display will commence at 8 p.m.
JAN. 3, 12:30-3 P.M. AND 4:30-8 P.M.
BLOOD DONOR CLINIC
Canadian Blood Services will be holding a blood donor clinic at the Clarenville Inn on Thursday, January 3 from 12:30-3 p.m. and 4:30-8 p.m. There are 171 appointments to fill. Clarenville residents are asked to book their appointments today by downloading the GiveBlood app or visit blood.ca.
JAN. 7, 11 A.M.
MEETING FOR RETIRED TEACHERS Meeting for Retired Teachers for the Clarenville and surrounding area at the College of the North Atlantic, Clarenville Campus. All Retired Teachers are welcome!
FEB. 5-6, 7 P.M.
ANNUAL OLD FASHIONED VARIETY CONCERT
Join us for a fun night that will include great musical talent, skits and lots of laughs! Presented by Anglican Christ Church and taking place at the Garrick Theatre, Bonavista. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased by contacting the box office at 468-5777.
FEB. 18, 8 P.M.
At the Garrick Theatre, Bonavista, this is a night of comedy you won’t want to miss. After 30 seasons, Revue continues to fill the provinces Arts and Culture Centres and beyond. For ticket information, contact the Garrick Theatre box office at 468-5777.
FEB. 20-22, 8 P.M.
At the Eastlink Events Centre, Clarenville, this is a night of comedy you won’t want to miss. After 30 seasons, Revue continues to fill the provinces Arts and Culture Centres and beyond. For ticket information, contact the E.E.C. box office at 466-4105.
Meet each Monday and Friday night at the Roman Catholic Church basement, Clarenville, 7:30 p.m.; and Monday and Thursday at 8 p.m. at the Eastern Health building on Coish Place, Clarenville. Your anonymity will be protected. For information call Vivian 466-3389 or Bert 5492736 or Mike 466-2269.
ROTARY CLUB OF CLAREVILLE
The Rotary Club of Clarenville meets Mondays at 12:15 at the Clarenville Inn. For information contact Karen Bursey: 466-8033.
CLARENVILLE LIONS CLUB
The Clarenville Lions Club has 37 members. The club has a board of directors’ meeting on the second Monday and a dinner meeting on the fourth Monday of each month for general membership at the Lions Den on Legion Road. For information or to get involved with the Clarenville Lions Club, call Lion Heather Paul at 466-1012 or via email: heather[email protected]
CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
The Bonavista Area Cancer Support Group meets the fourth Monday of each month from 7:30-9 p.m. at the CPUM fire hall in Catalina. Providing support for cancer survivors and their loved ones. For information contact Joan at 469-2470 or Penny
TWIN TOWN 50+ CLUB
Twin Town 50 Plus Club card games are held each Monday and Friday at 8 p.m. at the Seniors’ Centre, 51 Memorial Drive. All ages welcome. Regular monthly meetings the second Monday of each month at 2 p.m. For information contact Gunter Kromm at 466-6121.
FRIENDSHIP & FUN Every second Tuesday from 8:159:45 p.m. at BAYNet come and join us for friendship and fun. If you are a young adult or know of others who feel a little isolated from social activities, this just may be what you are looking for. For information contact Shelley at 468-1044 or text at 647283-5847 or call Eliza at 468-7812.
Harve Wiseman. Doors open 8:30 p.m. For tickets, contact Donna at 663-6321 or Geneva 663-3029.