COM­MU­NITY cal­en­dar

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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.

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. 10-Sept. 4 with an open­ing re­cep­tion on Fri­day, Aug. 10, 5-6:30 pm.

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.

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.

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.

RO­TARY MEET­INGS

The Ro­tary Club of Hum­ber meet­ings will be held on Tues­day morn­ings at 7 a.m. for the sum­mer months.

SUP­PORT GROUP

The Western Brain In­jury Stroke Sur­vivor (WBISS) sup­port group meets ev­ery sec­ond Tues­day from 1:30-3 p.m. The meet­ings are held at the Pol­lett Room at Cor­ner Brook City Hall. This is a small, in­ti­mate group that fo­cuses on sup­port, growth and heal­ing. Feel free to join us. Re­fresh­ments will be served.

FREE LUNCH

Please join us for a “free lunch” at the Open Door on Mon­days from 11:30 a.m.-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.

VI­SION MATES

Shop­ping. Read­ing. Tak­ing a stroll down the street. Things you do ev­ery day with­out a sec­ond thought. But, for New­found­lan­ders and Labrado­ri­ans who are blind or par­tially sighted, th­ese things can be chal­leng­ing. A help­ing hand can make a world of dif­fer­ence. Be­come a CNIB Vi­sion Mate and ex­pe­ri­ence the re­wards of giv­ing back. With only two hours a week, you can help some­one in your com­mu­nity with th­ese ev­ery­day tasks. Learn how at cnib.ca/vol­un­teer or by call­ing your lo­cal CNIB of­fice at 1-800-563-2642.

RO­TARY MEET­INGS

The Ro­tary Club of Hum­ber meet­ings will be held on Tues­day morn­ings at 7 a.m. be­gin­ning June 5 for the sum­mer months.

AL-ANON GROUPS

Al-Anon Fam­ily Groups are a fel­low­ship of rel­a­tives and friends of al­co­holics who share their ex­pe­ri­ence strength and hope in or­der to solve their com­mon prob­lem. There has been a change in the meet­ing lo­ca­tion for the Tues­day meet­ing. Meet­ings are now be­ing held at the Hum­ber­wood board room, 35 Boone’s Rd., Cor­ner Brook at 8 p.m.

The Thurs­day morn­ing meet­ing re­mains at the St. John the Evan­ge­list Church on Main Street (rear en­trance) and is held at 11a.m.

NEW LIONS

Deer Lake Lions Club is look­ing for new mem­bers. If you are in­ter­ested in giv­ing back to or serv­ing the com­mu­nity, come and join us. Email kjoy­[email protected]­mail.com or call

635-3449 for more in­for­ma­tion.

VOL­UN­TEERS

The Cor­ner Brook Sta­tus of Women are look­ing for vol­un­teers to help at the Cen­tre on Car­men Av­enue. If you want to work to­wards the goal of cre­at­ing a bet­ter com­mu­nity while pro­mot­ing change, equal­ity and women’s rights, call us at 639-8522.

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