May 26, 2016

CANCER SUPPORT

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 19:30
  • Details :

    The Breast Cancer Support Group will have a meeting at the Women's Centre, 2 Carmen Ave., Corner Brook on May 26, 7:30 p.m. New members always welcome. Guest speaker is Neala Griffin, teacher of therapeutic yoga, and the topic  is benefits of yoga for cancer patients. Followed by guided relaxation. We hope to encourage, empower and share our experience of breast cancer. For further information, call Joan: 785-7465, or Shirley: 785-5247, email: penneyjoan@yahoo.ca.

May 27, 2016

DINNER THEATRE

  • Place : Deer Lake
  • Time : 18:00
  • Details :

    St. Paul's United Church dinner theatre, Friday, May 27, 6 p.m., St. Paul's United Church Hall, 17 Spruce St., Deer Lake. Hot roast beef supper, coffee/tea and dessert. Entertainment following meal. Tickets available at the church: call 635-2770.

     

CWL CONVENTION

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    The 36th annual convention of the NL Catholic Women’s League (CWL) will be held May 27-29 in Corner Brook at the Greenwood Inn. Church service at the Cathedral of Holy Redeemer. Contact Pricilla Boutcher: 634-1890, cell 640-4896.

CLOTHING SALE

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 09:00
  • Details :

    First United Church, 19 Park St., Corner Brook, is holding a Used Clothing Sale on Friday, May 27,  9 a.m.-3 p.m., and Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon, Items may be dropped off weekday mornings, 9 a.m. to noon. Spring and summer clothing only, please

May 28, 2016

OBSERVATORY NIGHTS

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 21:00
  • Details :

    Grenfell Campus Observatory will hold two public nights in May. Each will begin in AS2026 of the Arts and Science extension with a half-hour, public-level talk, a tour of the observatory and, if the weather is suitable, observing with the telescope. On Saturday, May 14, 8:30 p.m., the talk will be “Jupiter – News from the Giant Planet.” On Saturday, May 28, 9 p.m., the talk will be “Galaxies: Island Universes Far, Far Away.” The talk and tour will take place regardless of the weather. No reservations are necessary and there is no admission charge. Parents are advised that public nights are not suitable for children younger than seven years. More information is available by phone: 637-6292, or by email: observatory@grenfell.mun.ca. Follow the observatory @GrenfellObs.

ARTS INFO

  • Place : Stephenville
  • Time : 14:00
  • Details :

    ArtsNL will hold two public information sessions (one on arts funding opportunities and one on social media for artists) in Stephenville on Saturday, May 28, 2-3:30 p.m. at the Stephenville Arts and Culture Centre. For information: 726-2212 ext. 203, or toll free: 1-866-726-2212 (NL only), or email jjamieson@nlac.ca.

GARAGE SALE

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 09:00
  • Details :

    All Saints' Church on Clarence Street, Corner Brook, will be holding a garage sale on Saturday, May 28, 9 a.m. To donate items, call the church office at 634-6963; Libby at 634-7722; or Jocelyn at 388-0834. The church is unable to accept tires, refrigerators, large TVs or encyclopedias.

     

GARAGE SALE

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 09:00
  • Details :

    All Saints’ Anglican Church on Clarence Street, Corner Brook, will be holding a garage sale on Saturday, May 28, at 9 a.m. To donate items. call the church office at 634-6963; Libby at 634-7722; Jocelyn at 388-0834. We cannot accept tires, refrigerators, large TVs or encyclopedias.

Crabbes River Poplar Planting

  • Place : St Fintan's
  • Time : 10:00
  • Contact : Kathryn Morse
  • Details : Hello nature-enthusiasts! Looking for a fun day outdoors while contributing to conservation in Newfoundland and Labrador? The Nature Conservancy of Canada is looking for volunteers to lend their muscle and get their hands dirty. Help us to restore forest habitat along the Crabbes River. Check out the link for more info: http://www.natureconservancy.ca/en/what-you-can-do/conservation-volunteers/events/#nf
  • Nature Conservancy of Canada

May 31, 2016

DONATONS ACCEPTED

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    The Salvation Army Thrift Store accepts donations Monday-Friday only, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Due to change in business hours of the store, it will not be accepting donations Saturdays. Please do not leave your donations outside as we can not use them and it’s an eyesore in the city. There is a donation bin located out front for after-hours clothing donations. 

FRACKING REPORT

  • Place : Port au Port East
  • Time : 18:00
  • Details :

    Ray Gosine, chair of the Fracking Review Panel, has informed the Port au Port/Bay St. George Fracking Awareness Group that his Report is ready for release. Gosine will host a public meeting at the Parish Hall in Port au Port East on Tuesday, May 31, 6 p.m. Residents are encouraged to come out to hear what Gosine and his panel members will be recommending to government.   

YOUTH CAMPS

  • Place : Various
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    West Haven Youth Camps for 2016 will take place on the following dates: Junior Teen Camp, July 10-15 (14-15 years); 
Junior Camp, July 17-22 (7-11 years); 
Intermediate Camp, Jul 24-29 (11-13 years); 
Junior Camp, Aug. 7-12 (7-11 years); 
Multiage Camp, Aug. 14-19 (8-15 years); 
and Senior Teen Camp, Aug. 19-21 (15-18 years). Visit westhavencamp.com to register or for more information.