Association of N.S.T.C., Box 1252, Truro, N.S., B2N 5N2 or 1-800-567-4276.
Annual Golf Fundraiser
The Marystown Lions Club 12th annual ‘Gerard Bailey Memorial Golf Tournament’ is scheduled Sat., Aug. 17, at the Grande Meadows Golf Course, Frenchman’s Cove. The ‘Glow in the Dark Golf Fun Night’ starts 8 p.m. with a barbecue and tee off is 8:30 p.m. Proceeds to be shared between the Burin Peninsula Health Care Foundation and the annual Lions Diabetes Cavalcade. Contact Lions Bill Hanrahan, 2791055; Geoff Lomond, 2793519; or leave a message at the Lions Centre.
NLAC Info Session
The Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council will hold a public information session in St. John’s, Mon., Aug.19, 2:30-4:30 p.m. in the LSPU Hall’s Cox & Palmer Second Space. For info: 1-866726-2212, ‘nlac[email protected]’. Learn about arts funding programs.
The Knights of Columbus Ville Marie Council, Marystown, will host a ‘Mariners Memorial’ dedication 2 p.m. Sun., Aug. 25, on the Marystown Municipal Centre grounds. The memorial is erected in memory of mariners who were lost during the August Gales and other sea disasters.
Hospital Charity Golf
The 25th annual 2013 Burin Peninsula Health Care Foundation charity golf tournament is scheduled Saturday, Sept. 7 at the Grande Meadows Golf Course in Frenchman’s Cove. Entertainment will be provided along with a silent auction and other prize awards/ draws. To sponsor, donate, register individually or as a ( five-person) team contact the Foundation at Box 340, Burin, A0E 1E0; call (709) 891-3456; Fax (709) 891-3254 or email: ‘ burin.founda[email protected]link.ca’.
Young artists and crafts persons, ages 12-16, are invited to take part in the Burin Peninsula Arts Council’s 27th Annual Craft Fair Nov. 1-3. Those interested in selling their handmade items may email ‘ bpartscoun[email protected]’ or call 279-1846. There will be free-shared space in prebooked time slots.
Regional Summer Games
The Town of Marystown is hosting the Burin Peninsula Regional Games July 2027, 2014. The Marystown Recreation Committee is asking persons interested in volunteering on the host committee to contact Dominic at 279-1661, Ext. 231. Join in the excitement of the Games.