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MON­DAY, JAN­UARY 14

Ac­tiv­i­ties 7 p.m. Book Club Tor­bay Pub­lic Li­brary Book Club meets 7 to 8 p.m. to talk about “The Mer­maid Chair” by Sue Monk Kidd. Telling the story of Jessie Sul­li­van – a love story be­tween a woman and a monk, a woman and her hus­band, and ul­ti­mately a woman and her own soul. Book club copies are avail­able to bor­row at Tor­bay Pub­lic Li­brary li­brar­ian’s desk. Also on CD from NL Pub­lic Li­braries. Join us! No event reg­is­tra­tion, no fee. Fol­low Tor­bay Pub­lic Li­brary on Face­book for this and other events and info: https:// www.face­book.com/tor­bay­pub­li­cli­brary/. On­go­ing Snow­shoe­ing The pub­lic is in­vited to snow­shoe at Gov­ern­ment House. When con­di­tions are suitable and safe, bring your snow­shoes, friends and fam­ily to the grounds dur­ing the day for a win­ter well­ness break. Groups 10:30 a.m. Gui­tar les­sons The St. John’s Re­tired Cit­i­zens’ As­so­ci­a­tion of­fers gui­tar les­sons for be­gin­ners at 10 Ben­nett Ave. ev­ery Mon­day from 10:30 a.m. un­til noon be­gin­ning Jan. 14. Richard Har­vey is an ac­com­plished in­struc­tor and he wel­comes any­one in­ter­ested in learn­ing to play gui­tar. The cost is just $5 per per­son per ses­sion. 3 p.m.

Loose Threads Sew­ing Stu­dio Our weekly sew­ing stu­dio at St. James United Church is open to ev­ery­one. Whether you’re a sea­soned sewer or a be­gin­ner, our class is open to you. Come and learn new skills, work on projects and en­joy the com­pany. 7 p.m.

The Writer’s Cir­cle Open to any­one wish­ing to dis­cover or ex­er­cise their cre­ative writ­ing skills. The di­rec­tion of the class will be de­ter­mined by the dy­namic of the group, but guided writ­ing ef­forts are an­tic­i­pated. Dur­ing this time, stu­dents or peo­ple need­ing di­rec­tion, proof­read­ing, or edit­ing of their work may bring it along to St. James United Church for as­sis­tance from ex­pe­ri­enced lead­ers. Up­com­ing Pso­ri­a­sisnl Pso­ri­a­sisnl in­vites those af­fected by pso­ri­a­sis and pso­ri­atic arthri­tis in our com­mu­nity to join us for sup­port group meet­ings on the third Wed­nes­day of each month at 7 p.m. at the Com­mu­nity Room at the Black­marsh Road Do­min­ion. This next meet­ing is sched­uled for Jan. 16. Please check our Face­book page for any can­cel­la­tion in­for­ma­tion. Choir Up­com­ing Coastal Sounds Com­mu­nity Choir The choir will hold its an­nual open house on Wed­nes­day, Jan. 16 at 7:30 p.m. at Holy Spirit High School. All are wel­come to come and en­joy­ing singing, so­cial­iz­ing and snack­ing to­gether. Coastal Sounds wel­comes all singers re­gard­less of ex­pe­ri­ence. Come for a visit (or sign up for the term) and learn what we’re all about. Live Mu­sic 7 p.m. Dave White Per­form­ing at Green Sleeves. 8 p.m. Mu­sicnl Open Mike Hosted by Selina Boland at The Ship Pub. 8:30 p.m.

Kelly Mcmichael and Friends Per­form­ing at The Black Sheep. 10 p.m. Damian Fol­lett Per­form­ing at Green Sleeves.

TUES­DAY, JAN­UARY 15

Ac­tiv­i­ties 6 p.m.

Board Game So­cial Board game so­cials are great for any­one new to the city, or like­minded folks who share the same pas­sion for board games look­ing to learn new games with oth­ers. Join us on our Board Game So­cial nights from 6 to 11 p.m. at Mochanopoly where any­one can drop in, play with oth­ers and min­gle with new peo­ple! $5 play as long as you want, stay as long as you want! Food and drinks op­tional. Our game guru will be on­site to teach our game of the month to any­one who is in­ter­ested! Fundraiser 7 p.m. Crib­bage The weekly crib game in sup­port of the Cana­dian Men­tal Health As­so­ci­a­tion N.L. Divi­sion takes place in the base­ment of St. Teresa’s Church from 7-9 p.m. Ad­mis­sion is $5, with a prize awarded to the win­ner. The event is open to ev­ery­one. Con­tact An­drew Walsh at 7263935 for more in­for­ma­tion. Classes 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 7 p.m. Wis­dom Heal­ing Qigong Come awaken the en­ergy within! Re­lax! More well­ness, more en­ergy, more joy! Weekly day­time and evening classes with Sheila Leonard at The Lantern, 35 Barnes Rd., from Jan. 15 to March 5. Classes at 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. for new and re­turn­ing stu­dents. Class at 1:30 p.m. for re­turn­ing stu­dents only. Fo­cus is on pos­tural align­ment, gen­tle repet­i­tive move­ments, vi­su­al­iza­tion and sound, with fo­cused in­ten­tion and at­ten­tion. Regis­ter at your first class. Call 727-7863 or visit www.sheila­le­onard.ca for more in­for­ma­tion. Groups 7 p.m.

The Cross and Bean A new monthly, café-style book club at St. James United Church is start­ing with an ex­plo­ration of the book “The Great Spir­i­tual Mi­gra­tion” by Brian Mc­clain, an in­ter­est­ing and rel­e­vant read about the fu­ture of Chris­tian­ity in our time. Come with an in­quis­i­tive, open mind to ex­plore and dis­cuss Mc­clain’s ideas each month over cof­fee or tea. Peo­ple of all ages, races, de­nom­i­na­tions and faiths — skep­tics, athe­ists, be­liev­ers, too — are all wel­come. This book can be pur­chased at Chap­ters. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Su­san Shep­pard at the church of­fice at 722-1881. St. James is an ac­ces­si­ble venue. Please use the side en­trance. Live Mu­sic 7 p.m. An­drew Rodgers Per­form­ing at Green Sleeves. 9 p.m.

Len O’neil and Friends Per­form­ing at The Black Sheep. 10 p.m. Dave White Per­form­ing at Green Sleeves. Meet­ings Up­com­ing Na­tional As­so­ci­a­tion of Fed­eral Re­tirees The next gen­eral meet­ing for mem­bers of the Avalon/burin branch will take place to­mor­row, Jan. 16 from 2-4 p.m. at the Royal Cana­dian Le­gion, Black­marsh Road. Guest speaker will be Vic­to­ria Moul­ton, from the Hard of Hear­ing As­so­ci­a­tion. Call 709-8343648 for fur­ther in­for­ma­tion.

WED­NES­DAY, JAN­UARY 16

Ac­tiv­i­ties 12:30 p.m. Lunch and Bridge Lunch and bridge take place ev­ery Wed­nes­day at the St. John’s Curl­ing Club. Lunch is served at 12:30 p.m. sharp. Call Shirley Kelly at 754-3260 to book a ta­ble. On­go­ing Snow­shoe­ing The pub­lic is in­vited to snow­shoe at Gov­ern­ment House. When con­di­tions are suitable and safe, bring your snow­shoes, friends and fam­ily to the grounds dur­ing the day for a win­ter well­ness break. Arts On­go­ing Fund­ing op­por­tu­nity Art­snl is now ac­cept­ing ap­pli­ca­tions for its An­nual Op­er­at­ing Pro­gram for Pro­fes­sional Arts Or­ga­ni­za­tions. Dead­line: Fri­day, Feb. 15. Or­ga­ni­za­tional an­nual op­er­a­tions must start on/after April 15. Con­tact Art­snl for de­tails: 726-2212 or toll free 1-866-7262212 (NL only), email kmur­[email protected] nlac.ca or visit http://www.nlac.ca/ grants/aop­pao.htm for info, video, and to ap­ply. Choir 7:30 p.m. Coastal Sounds Com­mu­nity Choir Coastal Sounds Com­mu­nity Choir will hold its an­nual open house this evening at Holy Spirit High School. All are wel­come to come and en­joy singing, so­cial­iz­ing and snack­ing to­gether! Coastal Sounds wel­comes all singers re­gard­less of ex­pe­ri­ence. Come for a visit (or sign up for the term) and learn what we’re all about! Classes 10:30 a.m., 7 p.m. T’ai Chi Chih Come awaken the en­ergy within! Re­lax! More well­ness, more en­ergy, more joy! Weekly day­time and evening classes with Sheila Leonard at The Lantern (35 Barnes Rd.) from Jan. 16 to March 6. Classes at 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. for new and re­turn­ing stu­dents. In­cludes 20 gen­tle, repet­i­tive move­ments that help in­crease the flow of our nat­u­ral en­ergy. Can regis­ter at your first class. Call 727-7863 or visit www.sheila­le­onard.ca for more in­for­ma­tion. Com­edy 8 p.m. Re­vue 2018 The cur­tain goes up on a pa­rade of char­ac­ters, sets, cos­tumes, and some new voices. Ris­ing Tide Theatre is back pre­sent­ing its an­nual po­lit­i­cal “Re­vue,” an ir­rev­er­ent take on life in the prov­ince. There are laughs ga­lore with plenty of wild char­ac­ters. Don’t miss all the fun. Open­ing in Trin­ity this year and then head­ing to St. John’s be­fore em­bark­ing on a prov­ince-wide tour, “Re­vue 2018” is on the road from Jan. 11 un­til Feb. 23. On­stage at the St. John’s Arts and Cul­ture Cen­tre from Jan. 16-20. Tick­ets to “Re­vue 2018” are on sale at arts and cul­ture cen­tre box of­fices, on­line at www.art­sand­cul­ture­cen­tre.com and at box of­fices for the venues in Trin­ity, Clarenville, Carbonear, Marystown and Bon­av­ista. 8:30 p.m. vdown­town Com­edy Stand-up com­edy ev­ery Wed­nes­day night at Tre­ble Lounge. Pay­what-you-can cover. Groups 7 p.m. Pso­ri­a­sisnl Pso­ri­a­sisnl in­vites those af­fected by pso­ri­a­sis and pso­ri­atic arthri­tis to join our com­mu­nity sup­port group. Meet­ings are held at the Black­marsh Road Do­min­ion Com­mu­nity Room on the third Wed­nes­day of each month. All are wel­come. Live Mu­sic 7 p.m. Dave White Per­form­ing at Green Sleeves. 8:30 p.m. An­drea Monro Per­form­ing at The Black Sheep. 10 p.m. Damian Fol­lett Per­form­ing at Green Sleeves. Meet­ings 2 p.m. Na­tional As­so­ci­a­tion of Fed­eral Re­tirees Gen­eral meet­ing for mem­bers of the Avalon/burin branch is from 2-4 p.m. at the Royal Cana­dian Le­gion, Black­marsh Road. Guest speaker will be Vic­to­ria Moul­ton, from the Hard of Hear­ing As­so­ci­a­tion. Call 709-834-3648 for fur­ther in­for­ma­tion.

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Down­town Com­edy: Stand-up com­edy 8:30 ev­ery Wed­nes­day night at Tre­ble Lounge. Pay-what-you-can cover.

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