What’s happening & where?
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 email edi[email protected] southerngazette.ca. Contributions are free of charge but will be edited for brevity. 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.
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 bp[email protected]look.com, send a message through Facebook (MADDBurinPeninsula) or Twitter (@MADDBurinPen), or contact any member of the group.
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 email marystownmu[email protected]mail.com.
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.