SUP­PORT GROUPS

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If you would like to an­nounce your up­com­ing event, write the South­ern Gazette at P.O. Box 1116, Marystown, A0E 2M0. You may also call 279-3188, fax 279-2628 or e-mail editor@south­erngazette.ca. Con­tri­bu­tions are free of charge but will be edited for brevity.

COM­MU­NITY THEATRE Satur­day, Nov. 10, 7 p.m.

A re­peat per­for­mance of the play “Caranza and a Man of Faith” will take place at the Gar­nish Com­mu­nity Cen­tre. Tick­ets can be ob­tained at the door. A light lunch will be served fol­low­ing the play.

CRAFTS

Cozy Cor­ner Crafters meets every sec­ond Wed­nes­day at the Sal­va­tion Army Faith and Hope, Marystown, at 7 p.m. Pook or hook mats, knit, cro­chet or sew. Be­gin­ners to ad­vanced. Join us and ex­pe­ri­ence a night of fun, food and fel­low­ship. Fur­ther in­for­ma­tion from Linda Stock­ley, 279-2863 (O) or 891-2555 (R) and Edith Dicks, 279-3124.

MADD

The Burin Penin­sula chap­ter of Moth­ers Against Drunk Driv­ing (MADD) Canada has a mon­u­ment to hon­our peo­ple from the re­gion in­jured or killed in an al­co­hol or drug-re­lated crash. To add a name, call 277-5811, email bp­madd@out­look.com, send a mes­sage through Face­book (MADDBur­inPenin­sula) or Twit­ter (@MADDBur­inPen), or con­tact any mem­ber of the group.

Mu­seum

The Marystown Mu­seum is ex­pand­ing its archives on the his­tory of Marystown and the Mortier Bay re­gion. Any­one wish­ing to share a rec­ol­lec­tion or item re­lat­ing to the area’s fish­ing or ship­build­ing his­tory, or per­sonal sto­ries of lo­cal res­i­dents or the com­mu­nity, call 279-0439 or e-mail marys­town­mu­seum@hot­mail.com.

Di­a­betes Clothes­line

Do­nate your re­us­able cloth­ing and cloth items to the Cana­dian Di­a­betes As­so­ci­a­tion’s Clothes­line. Drop your bagged items in the red drop box lo­cated at Home Hard­ware in the Marystown area. For fur­ther de­tails, call 1-800-505-5525.

Free com­puter ac­cess

Marystown Me­mo­rial Li­brary, lo­cated in Sa­cred Heart Academy, of­fers free com­puter ser­vices. Call 279-1507 for more info and hours of op­er­a­tion.

Men­tal health sup­port group

For ages 14-18 every Tues­day at 7:30 p.m. at The Merge. All are wel­come. For more de­tails con­tact Jimmy Bon­nell at 277-4973.

Al­co­holics Anony­mous

Meet­ings are held in the Burin Penin­sula Health Care Cen­tre Ed­u­ca­tion Room each Thurs­day and Satur­day, 8:30-9:30 p.m. A meet­ing is also held each Mon­day in St. Lawrence in the base­ment of the priest’s house. For more in­for­ma­tion call 277-4174, 873-6018 (Donna), 277-6666 (Shane), 8733423 (Kevin) or 357-2317 (Cathy).

Nar­cotics Anony­mous

Nar­cotics Anony­mous is a group of re­cov­er­ing drug ad­dicts. It costs noth­ing to be a mem­ber. Weekly meet­ings are held in the ed­u­ca­tion/con­fer­ence room at the Burin Penin­sula Health Care Cen­tre, Thurs­day and Satur­day, 6:30-8 p.m. For more info, con­tact Tom at 2773058 (cell) or 891-1255 (home).

Child loss

The Com­pas­sion­ate Friends Burin Penin­sula Chap­ter pro­vides sup­port for par­ents deal­ing with the loss of a child, meet­ings the last Wed­nes­day of each month at The Merge in Marystown from 7-9p.m. for more in­for­ma­tion call Bar­bara Nose­wor­thy: 277-1837, Reuben Nose­wor­thy: 826-2919, Mau­reen Shea: 277-3223 or Gwen An­tle at 277-0311.

Brighter Fu­tures

Preg­nant? Call the Healthy Baby Club! This Burin Penin­sula Brighter Fu­tures pro­gram of­fers friendly sup­port, help­ful in­for­ma­tion, food sup­ple­ments and pre­na­tal ed­u­ca­tion. Of­fices are avail­able across the penin­sula. Call 279-2922 or toll

free 877-777-2723

Cri­sis line

The New­found­land and Labrador Sex­ual As­sault Cri­sis and Preven­tion Cen­tre has a 24-hour in­for­ma­tion and con­fi­den­tial sup­port on sex­ual violence. You can call toll free 1-800-726-2743 or visit the web­site at www.nl­sacpc.com.

TOPS meet­ings

Reg­u­lar weekly meet­ings of TOPS (Take off Pounds Sen­si­bly) are held on the Burin Penin­sula. For time and lo­ca­tion in your area, call Elv­ina at 832-3813/5573.

Overeaters Anony­mous

The Overeaters Anony­mous Skype/ tele­phone meet­ing takes place every Thurs­day at 7:30 p.m. To take part, please call toll free 1-877-7381742 or email info.oa.nl@gmail. com.

Gam­bling prob­lems

A weekly meet­ing for in­di­vid­u­als and fam­i­lies af­fected by gam­bling is held each Tues­day, 8-10 p.m. in the re­hab con­fer­ence room at the Burin Penin­sula Health Care Cen­tre. For more in­for­ma­tion call 891-5030 or 832-3690. If you need to leave a mes­sage, some­one will re­turn your call ASAP.

Se­niors Re­sources

The Se­niors Re­source Cen­tre, 280 Tor­bay Rd. in St. John’s, has an in­for­ma­tion line. Call 1-800-5635599.

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