February 06, 2016

Faceless Doll Remembrance Event

  • Place : Bennett Hall – 11 West Street, Corner Brook
  • Time : 13:00
  • Details : Hosted in Partnership with The Newfoundland Aboriginal Women’s Network and Corner Brook Aboriginal Women’s Association The Newfoundland Aboriginal Women’s Network would like to invite the public to attend a culturally-based remembrance event celebrating the lives of missing and murdered women and children including indigenous women and children of Newfoundland Labrador. Time: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.

Free Technology Class - Online Shopping

  • Place : Corner Brook Public Library
  • Time : 14:00
  • Contact : Visit the front desk or call (709) 634-0013 to sign up!
  • Details : A beginner’s guide to online shopping. Learn how to set up online banking and billing accounts with some of the most popular and reputable retailers online such as Amazon and eBay. These skills are transferable and will apply to most online retailers. Free and open to all.

February 07, 2016

BINGO

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 14:00
  • Details :

    There will be a bingo game at Sacred Heart School on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2 p.m. There will be a 50/50 cash prize, a jackpot game worth $100 in grocery certificates and other games. All are welcome.

Mammoth Card Game

  • Place : Holy Redeemer Church basement
  • Time : 07:15
  • Details : There will be a Mammoth Card Game held at the Holy Redeemer Church basement on Sunday, February 7, 2016 @ 7:15 p.m. Ten (10) extra prizes will be available.

February 09, 2016

DEBUT ATLANTIC

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 20:00
  • Details :

    “Debut Atlantic,” Bernard and Pronin, piano and violin, takes place Tuesday, Feb. 9, 8 p.m., Rotary Arts Centre, lower level of Corner Brook city hall. Tickets go on sale Jan. 25

PANCAKE BREAKFAST

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

    The 7th annual Community Coalition on Housing and Homelessness pancake breakfast will be held in the St. John the Evangelist Cathedral Hall, Main Street, Corner Brook, on Tuesday, Feb. 9. If you would like to volunteer, please call 634-4117.

February 10, 2016

Poetry Slam

  • Place : 59 North Main Street, Deer Lake
  • Time : 19:30
  • Contact : Page one Writers on facebook
  • Details : Page one Writers will be hosting a Poetry Slam as part of the Deer Lake 2016 Winterfest activities. There will be 2 divisions: Junior - up to age 20 and Senior - age 20+ . There will be a $5.00 entry fee with no charge for students. Each participant may bring 3 of their own poems: 1 humorous, 1 serious and 1 personal choice. Five minutes will be given to each speaker. There will be a $50.00 prize for the winner in each division.

Free Technology Class - Facebook

  • Place : Corner Brook Public Library
  • Time : 14:00
  • Contact : Visit the front desk or call (709) 634-0013 to sign up!
  • Details : A beginner’s guide to using Facebook, including adding pictures, updating your status, chat, private messaging, adding and deleting friends, notifications, pages, and a rundown of privacy settings and tools. Free and open to all.

POETRY SLAM

  • Place : Deer Lake
  • Time : 19:30
  • Details :

    Page one Writers is hosting a Poetry Slam as part of the Deer Lake Winterfest 2016 activities. Event will be held at 59 North Main St., DJY Financial Building, Deer Lake, Feb. 10 at 7:30 p.m. There will be a junior and senior division with a $50 prize in each division. Poets and public are invited. Seating is limited, so call 635-4090 for more information.

February 12, 2016

Free Technology Class - NL Classifieds/Kijiji

  • Place : Corner Brook Public Library
  • Time : 14:00
  • Contact : Visit the front desk or call (709) 634-0013 to sign up!
  • Details : Buy and sell online with NL Classifieds and Kijiji. Learn how to create an account and post and reply to ads, learn the best ways to search for exactly what you’re looking for, and learn the best practices for contacting potential sellers/buyers. Free and open to all.

February 15, 2016

Monday Movies

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

    The Rotary Arts Centre presents Monday Movies. Coming up Feb. 15, the movie “Trumbo” starring Bryan Cranston. This tells the story of Hollywood screenwriter Dalton Trumbo who was blacklisted for his political beliefs. “Trumbo” is rated R and will screen at 7.30 p.m. Popcorn and a cash bar will also be available.

     

     

February 17, 2016

CARNIVAL ACTIVITIES

  • Place : Pasadena
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    Humber Valley Seniors Club, 14 Tenth Ave., Pasadena, 2016 Winter Carnival activities include: Pre-carnival breakfast, Feb. 12, 8-10 a.m; soup and sandwich luncheon, Feb. 13, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; bridge tournament, Feb. 17, 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information, call Florence: 686 5534, or Andrew: 686 2549.

February 18, 2016

Free Technology Class - Skype

  • Place : Corner Brook Public Library
  • Time : 14:00
  • Contact : Visit the front desk or call (709) 634-0013 to sign up!
  • Details : Learn how to use Skype to contact friends and family through text, voice or video. Learn how to use Skype on computer with a webcam or microphone, or on your smartphone or tablet using the camera. Free and open to all.

February 20, 2016

Charity Chili

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 11:30
  • Details :

    Join us at Margaret Bowater Park on Saturday, Feb. 20 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the 8th annual Chili Fiesta! Tempt your taste buds with a wide variety of Chili prepared by local chefs for your judging. Sample chili at each booth and vote for your favourite. All proceeds go to the Western Regional Hospital Foundation. For more information, or if you would like to sign up as a chili chef, call Wendy at the foundation office: 637-5353. The back-up location in case of inclement weather is the civic centre studio lobby.

CARNIVAL BRUNCH

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 13:30
  • Details :

    The Humber United Church Women are holding an egg casserole and baked bean brunch for Corner Brook Winter Carnival on Saturday, Feb. 20, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Humber United Church, 88 Clarence St. Tickets (eat-in only) available by contacting Karen: 634-4850, or Linda: 639-5377. 

Free Technology Class - Internet Searching

  • Place : Corner Brook Public Library
  • Time : 15:00
  • Contact : Visit the front desk or call (709) 634-0013 to sign up!
  • Details : The internet has an abundance of information on virtually every topic. Learn how to research the internet for information, efficiently narrow your search, and save and print the information for later once you’ve found it. Search for websites, information, images, videos, maps and directions, articles and more. Free and open to all

February 23, 2016

MEATBALL DINNER

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 17:30
  • Details :

    Oakland United Church Women, Forestside Road, will hold their Carnival Meatball Dinner on Tuesday, Feb. 23. Dinner includes meatballs, rice, vegetables, roll, assorted desserts, tea or coffee. Take-out 4:30-5.30 p.m, eat-in 5-7 p.m. Tickets available from any member or at the door. All are welcome.

LUNCHEON AND CARDS

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 13:30
  • Details :

    St. Michael’s ACW, Park Drive in Corner Brook is hosting a soup and pie luncheon on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Card game at 7:30 p.m. All are welcome.

February 24, 2016

Free Technology Class - Microsoft Word

  • Place : Corner Brook Public Library
  • Time : 18:15
  • Contact : Visit the front desk or call (709) 634-0013 to sign up!
  • Details : Learn how to use the Microsoft Word software to create, save, and print documents – including fonts, page formatting, colors, adding images, copying and pasting text, adding tables, bullet points, and more. Free and open to all.

February 26, 2016

ROAST BEEF DINNER

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 19:15
  • Details :

    Tickets for the Corner Brook Elks Winter Carnival hot roast beef dinner and beard growing competition judging are now on sale. The dinner is on Friday, Feb. 26, 6 p.m., with beard judging to follow at 7:15 p.m.  Tickets (dine in only) can be purchased at the lodge on Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings.

Rendezvous 2016

  • Place : Corner Brook
  • Time : 07:00
  • Details : Rendezvous is the official Newfoundland and Labrador Snowmobile Federation trail ride. This year Western Sno-Riders will be hosting Rendezvous on February 26-27th in beautiful Western Newfoundland. Join us at the Meet and Greet on Friday evening to get the event off to a great start. It starts at 7:00 pm and is at Jennifers on Broadway. On Saturday we will be having an organized trail Ride. The ride will start at 10:00 am and will be leaving from two locations, the base of Marble Mountain as well as from Rugged Edge on Lundrigan Drive in Corner Brook. It will proceed over Marble Mountain and on to North Harbour. From here you will have a spectacular view of Glover Island and Grand Lake. Then its on to Pasadena for hot snacks and beverages before returning. Saturday evening you will have a fabulous time at the Dinner and Dance. It will be held at Marble Mountain resort starting at 7:30 pm with a delicious meal being served at 8:00, presentation of awards then a chance to dance the night away with fellow snowmobilers and friends. Registration for the event is $100 per person. We also require a minimum of $50 in pledges for each snowmobile to go towards our selected charity. This years donation proceeds will go the the Corner Brook division of the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation. Register at www.westernsnoriders.com
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Free Technology Class - Facebook

  • Place : Corner Brook Public Library
  • Time : 14:00
  • Contact : Visit the front desk or call (709) 634-0013 to sign up!
  • Details : A beginner’s guide to using Facebook, including adding pictures, updating your status, chat, private messaging, adding and deleting friends, notifications, pages, and a rundown of privacy settings and tools. Free and open to all.