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