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 drugrelated crash. To add a name, call 277-5811, email bp[email protected] outlook.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 e-mail marystownmu[email protected]mail.com.
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 2774973.
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), 873-3423 (Kevin) or 357-2317 (Cathy).
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 277-3058 (cell) or 8911255 (home).
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.
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