The Upper Humber Rod and Gun Association is hosting a youth skills event on Aug. 25 at 177 Goose Arm Road in Deer Lake. For more information call Wendell at 686-5228.
The Newfoundland and Labrador Laubach Literacy Council is offering a Summer Reading for Fun program, free of charge at the College of the North Atlantic in Corner Brook in August. There are still slots available. Parents who are interested can drop into Room 220 at the college or call Jared at 630-1366.
The 1968 graduating class of Herdman Collegiate will be holding a 50th anniversary reunion the weekend of Sept. 14-16. For more information please contact Gene Colbourne at gdcol[email protected]mail.com or Grace Burt at 6344569.
Card games are held at the Senior Echo Club Tuesday and Friday nights at 8 p.m. All are welcome.
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.
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 [email protected]maxrealtyprofessionals.com.
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]
The Salvation Army is looking for donations. It is in need of skates, winter boots, coats, household items, linens and men’s clothing.
The Corner Brook Lions Club is currently looking for new members. If you are interested in being a part of the world’s largest service organization, contact Penny Pike at 388-8386.
Effective immediately hours of operation will be 4-5:30 p.m. Fridays. Mary’s Kitchen is operated by the Society of St. Vincent de Paul with the co-operation and help of volunteers from other Catholic organizations. A free hot meal is offered to everyone who attends. It is located in the basement of Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral, Mt. Bernard Ave. All are welcome.
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]