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FLOWER SER­VICE

Mount Pa­tri­cia Ceme­tery United Flower Ser­vice will be held on Sun­day, Aug. 5 at 4 p.m.

STEPHENVIL­LE DAY

Stephenvil­le Day cel­e­bra­tions are sched­uled for Aug. 6 at the YMCA Field start­ing at 1 p.m. and con­tin­u­ing un­til 4 p.m. For more in­for­ma­tion call 643-8360.

TECH­NOL­OGY WORK­SHOPS

The Mak­erspace at Gren­fell Cam­pus is plan­ning two events for chil­dren in­ter­ested in cre­ation and tech­nol­ogy. Maker Mo­bile work­shops will take place at Gren­fell Cam­pus on Mon­day, Aug. 6 at no cost to par­tic­i­pants. The first work­shop “Sprout 3D” is tak­ing place 1-2:15 p.m. is open to chil­dren aged 12 and older. The sec­ond work­shop “Code Your Body” is open to chil­dren aged 8 and older and is sched­uled for 2:45-4 p.m.

MOVIE and the MU­SEUM

On Aug. 9 at 8:50 p.m., please join the Cor­ner Brook Mu­seum and Archives at Mar­garet Bowa­ter Park for a screen­ing of the 1942 mo­tion pic­ture, Bambi.

SOLO EX­HI­BI­TION

Point of Ori­gin, a solo ex­hi­bi­tion by Lau­ren Brin­son, will be show­ing in the Tina Dolter Gallery at the Ro­tary Arts Cen­tre Aug. 10Sept. 4 with an open­ing re­cep­tion on Fri­day, Aug. 10, 5-6:30pm.

MI’KMAQ MEEETING

The Mi’Kmaq First Na­tions Assem­bly of New­found­land will be hold­ing their An­nual Gen­eral Meet­ing in Cor­ner Brook on Satur­day, Aug. 11 at the Green­wood Inn, noon-4 p.m. There will be a meet and greet noon-1 p.m. New mem­bers wel­come.

LEARN ABOUT FORESTRY

The Cor­ner Brook Mu­seum and Archives is hold­ing a ses­sion for peo­ple to learn about tree plant­ing, how trees grow and some of the his­tory of tree plant­ing in New­found­land and Labrador with the Provin­cial Sil­vi­cul­ture Divi­sion. It takes place Aug. 16 at 1:30 p.m. at the mu­seum on Western Street. Pre-reg­is­tra­tion for this chil­dren’s event is manda­tory by call­ing 634-2518 or email­ing [email protected]­ner­brook­mu­seum.ca as space is lim­ited.

FREE LUNCH

Please join us for a ‘free lunch’ at The Open Door on Mon­days from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. This lunch is pro­vided by the Angli­can Churches in the Hum­ber Dean­ery and op­er­ates from the Cathe­dral Churchill Hall of St. John the Evan­ge­list on Main Street. All are wel­come. SPE­CIAL OLYMPICS VOL­UN­TEERS

Want to be a part of run­ning the Vik­ings na­tion? Spe­cial Olympics Cor­ner Brook are now seek­ing a trea­surer and sec­re­tary for the Cor­ner Brook Vik­ings Club Ex­ec­u­tive. If any­one is in­ter­ested, please e-mail Wayne at wayne. [email protected]­max-re­al­typro­fes­sion­als.com.

FREE LUNCH PRO­GRAM

“The Open Door,” a free lunch pro­gram, is open every Mon­day from 11:30 a.m.-1p.m. in the church hall at St. John the Evan­ge­list, Main Street. This out­reach min­istry is hosted by the Angli­can Parishes of the Hum­ber Dean­ery (Cor­ner Brook and the Bay of Is­lands). All are wel­come.

DO­NA­TIONS WANTED

The Sal­va­tion Army Thrift Store at 6 Her­ald Ave., is ask­ing for your do­na­tions of good qual­ity, gen­tly used cloth­ing. Your faith­ful sup­port helps the thrift store and helps oth­ers within the com­mu­nity. Do­na­tions are ac­cepted at the store Mon­day to Fri­day, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A bin is pro­vided for af­ter hours cloth­ing do­na­tions only.

VOL­UN­TEERS SOUGHT

Would you like to make a dif­fer­ence in some­one’s life? Western Health has op­por­tu­ni­ties avail­able at the Cor­ner Brook Long-term Cen­tre and the bun­ga­lows on Wheel­ers Road. Please con­tact the vol­un­teer re­sources depart­ment at 637-3999, ext. 3531.

CUL­TURAL SEN­SI­TIV­ITY WORK­SHOP

The New­found­land Abo­rig­i­nal Women’s Net­work of­fers cul­tural sen­si­tiv­ity work­shops to all ser­vice providers, stake­hold­ers and/ or or­ga­ni­za­tions of­fer­ing ser­vices and pro­grams. This work­shop fo­cuses on iden­ti­fy­ing with and re­spect­ing var­i­ous cul­tures. It also in­tro­duces some tra­di­tional Mi’kmaq cul­ture and teach­ings. This work­shop is open to all groups free of charge. For more in­for­ma­tion or to book a work­shop, please con­tact 6431290 or email: [email protected]bn.com.

NEW MEM­BERS WEL­COME

The Up­per Hum­ber Rod and Gun As­so­ci­a­tion, Goose Arm Road, Deer Lake, is now ac­cept­ing new mem­bers. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 635-7179 or 635-5415.

GIFT SHOP VOL­UN­TEERS

The Sir Thomas Rod­dick Hos­pi­tal Aux­il­iary is look­ing for vol­un­teers to as­sist us in our gift shop. If you have a cou­ple of hours a week to as­sist us, please call Ma­rina at 643-3716. All monies raised in the gift shop are used for the ben­e­fit of our clients and pa­tients. Vol­un­teer to­day to be part of a very worth­while cause.

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