COM­MU­NITY cal­en­dar COM­MU­NITY QUILT

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ON THE AGENDA

Church Break­fast

The United Church in Stephenvil­le will be hav­ing a Break­fast on Satur­day, July 22 from 8:30 to 11 am. Tick­ets avail­able at the church hall door.

FLOWER SER­VICES

The Sal­va­tion Army An­nual Flower Ser­vices will be held Sun­day, July 23 at the Mount Pa­tri­cia Ceme­tery at 2 p.m. and the Sal­va­tion Army Town­site Ceme­tery at 3:30 p.m. In case of in­clement weather, ser­vices will be resched­uled at a later date.

HARMON HUS­TLE

The Harmon Hus­tle Road Race will take place in Stephenvil­le on Aug 6. Par­tic­i­pants will have a choice of 5km, 10km and 15km routes. Reg­is­ter on­line at zone4.ca. har­mon­hus­tle.webn­ode.ca.

FLOWER SER­VICE

The United Church Flower Ser­vice will be August 6, 4 p.m. at Mount Pa­tri­cia.

OB­SER­VA­TORY TOURS

The pub­lic will have an­other op­por­tu­nity to visit the Gren­fell Cam­pus Ob­ser­va­tory dur­ing pub­lic tours on Aug. 2 (at 2 p.m. and 10 p.m.). Rooms: Aug. 2: 2 p.m. in AS2016 and 10 p.m. in AS2026. Par­tic­i­pants in the af­ter­noon tours must be 12 years of age or more; those at­tend­ing the evening ses­sions must be 16 years of age or more.

ART EX­HIBIT

The Bay St Ge­orge Artists As­so­ci­a­tion is cur­rently hold­ing an Ex­hibit of original art by lo­cal artists in­clud­ing watercolor, oils, and acrylics. Over 40 pieces of original art­work will be on dis­play un­til Aug. 31. The gen­eral pub­lic is in­vited to drop by.

The Bay St. Ge­orge Mi’kmaq Cul­tural Re­vival Com­mit­tee is ask­ing people to con­trib­ute a block/blan­ket sec­tion for a com­mu­nity quilt, which will be dis­played and used at the an­nual pow­wow. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact me at 6471370 or [email protected]

RE­UNION

The 20 year re­union of Herd­man Class’s 1997 will take place in Cor­ner Brook Aug. 11-13. If you are a class mem­ber and wish to at­tend email herd­[email protected] or call Tara at 660-4061. RE­TIRED TEACH­ERS WANTED

All re­tired teach­ers who grad­u­ated from the for­mer Nova Sco­tia Teach­ers Col­lege are en­cour­aged to at­tend the up­com­ing alumni re­union to be held Aug. 18-20 at the Glen­gary/Best West­ern Ho­tel in Truro, N.S. Reg­is­tra­tion fees and fur­ther in­for­ma­tion may be ob­tained by email­ing [email protected]­ni­as­so­ci­a­tion.ca or by call­ing (506) 391-6203.

CARD GAMES

Card games are held at the Se­nior Echo Club Tues­day and Fri­day nights at 8 p.m. All are wel­come.

DI­A­BETES CLOTHES­LINE

Do­nate your gen­tly used cloth­ing and cloth items to the Di­a­betes Clothes­line. Drop your bagged items in our red do­na­tion bins lo­cated at Co-op, Cole­mans, Do­min­ion, West­ern Col­lege and Stephenvil­le Car­pet Cen­ter in the Stephenvil­le area. Cole­mans Su­per­mar­ket in the Stephenvil­le Cross­ing area. Mid­town Va­ri­ety and Par­ish Hall in the St. Ge­orge’s area. Pen­te­costal Church and Food­land in the Pasadena area. Cole­mans lo­ca­tions, Cor­ner Brook Plaza, Home Hard­ware, Stan Dawe lo­ca­tions, Veitch’s Ul­tra­mar, Cor­ner Brook Garage, Cas­tle Car­pets and Do­min­ion in the Cor­ner Brook area.

PEN­NIES FOR PAGES

In 2011, New­found­land and Labrador Laubach Lit­er­acy Coun­cil Inc. (NLLLC) launched a pro­vin­cial fundrais­ing campaign called “Roll Pen­nies for Pages.” With the end of the penny, why not do­nate them to us? All do­na­tions above $20 are el­i­gi­ble of a char­i­ta­ble do­na­tion re­ceipt for tax de­duc­tion pur­poses. Call Sherry Hum­ber at 634-1441 or email laubach.ad­pro­[email protected]

AR­TI­CLES NEEDED

The Sal­va­tion Army is look­ing for do­na­tions. It is in need of skates, win­ter boots, coats, house­hold items, linens and men’s cloth­ing.

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