May 27, 2015

Women's Conference and Gala Dinner

  • Place : Grenfell Campus, Memorial University
  • Time : 09:00
  • Contact : Connie Powell
  • Details : The Corner Brook Status of Women Council will be hosting a Women’s Conference from May 27th- 28th, 2015.This will mark the 40th anniversary of the council with the theme of “Honouring the Past…Shaping the Future”. There will be Keynote Speakers and break-out sessions that will focus on topics relevant to all women such as : social/economic equality; self-harm as it relates to feminism and women in leadership. At the Gala Dinner on May 27th the Keynote will be delivered by Gerry Rogers, MHA for St. John’s Centre, and Musical Entertainment will be provided by Emma Peckford. All events will take place at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University. Check out the website: www.cornerbrookswc.com for a tentative schedule, registration information and details about accommodations. Further updates about speakers/sessions as they become finalized will be posted on our facebook page: www.facebook.com/cbswcconference2015. If you have questions about any aspects of the conference please send an email to : cbwomenscentre@gmail.com or give us a call at the Women’s Centre: (709) 639-8522
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May 28, 2015

Cinema Politica presents:

  • Place : 258 Water Street (Jumping Bean Cafe, formerly Hava Java)
  • Time : 17:00
  • Contact : Paula Graham
  • Details : "NUTSHIMIT – on the land" tells the present-day story of one of the last semi-nomadic hunting people of Canada, the Mushuau Innu of Labrador. The Mushuau Innu themselves commissioned the film for their children and coming generations of Innu to create a visual legacy of their continuing life on the land, which they call Nutshimit. Free event / donations accepted Public discussion to follow the film Child and family friendly!
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Artist Talk by Michael Pittman

  • Place : The Leyton Gallery of Fine Art, 6 Clift's-Baird's Cove, St. John's
  • Time : 19:00
  • Contact : Bonnie Leyton
  • Details : In conjunction with his new show, Stories, Michael Pittman will be having an Artist Talk at 7:00PM on May 28th at the Leyton Gallery in St. John’s. Admission is free. Stories will run at the Leyton Gallery until May 30th. Info on the show: The Leyton Gallery presents Stories: New paintings and drawings by Michael Pittman. For the last couple of years, Michael has been working in his studio producing thought provoking, beautiful new artworks. By titling his new body of work "Stories," Michael is referencing narratives that are "...evocative of place, fantasy and fact, history and memory." https://www.facebook.com/TheLeytonGallery
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May 29, 2015

Klondike Night

  • Place : St. John's
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    The CLB is continuing the tradition of Klondike Night. It will be held on Friday, May 29 at the CLB Armoury, 82 Harvey Road, St. John’s. Tickets can be bought in advance at the CLB Armory or from CLB members. They will also be available during Klondike Night. Tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5. Grand prize draws will take place on May 29 during Klondike Night. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and close at 1 a.m. This event is open to the public 19 years of age or older.

Up Close and Personal: Kevin Collins in Concert

  • Place : St. James United Church, 330 Elizabeth Avenue
  • Time : 19:30
  • Contact : SuAn Randall, Office Administrator, 722-1881 info@stjamesuc.org
  • Details : Fun-d Raiser for St. James' Outreach Programs: Up Close and Personal, with Kevin Collins in the Sanctuary of the church, 330 Elizabeth Avenue, on Friday, May 29 at 7.30pm. Free parking! Tickets at $20 are available from the office, Monday-Thursday, 9.30am-1pm and 1.30-5pm.

Kevin Collins in Concert

  • Place : St. James United Church
  • Time : 19:30
  • Contact : School Lunch Association
  • Details : Up Close and Personal with Kevin Collins In Support of the School Lunch Association.
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May 30, 2015

Topsail United Church Annual Spring Flea Market

  • Place : Topsail United Church
  • Time : 10:00
  • Details :

    Topsail United Church Annual Spring Flea Market will take place on Saturday May  30, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Admission $1.  Great bargains, all are welcome

FLEA MARKET

  • Place : TOPSAIL UNITED CHURCH
  • Time : 10:00
  • Details : TOPSAIL UNITED CHURCH ANNUAL SPRING FLEA MARKET ON SATURDAY MAY 30 FROM 10 UNTIL 3 P.M. ADMISSION $1, ALL ARE WELCOM

Shop For The Drop

  • Place : Riverdale Banquet Hall, Kelligrews
  • Time : 10:00
  • Details : Shop For The Drop Craft/Vendor Fair In Aid of Easter Seals Drop Zone Saturday, May 30th 10am-4pm Riverdale Banquet Hall, Kelligrews Admission by Donation

Spring Gardening Workshop at MUN Botanical Garden

  • Place : St. John's
  • Time : 10:00
  • Details :

    Spring Gardening Workshop at MUN Botanical Garden: Waking Up Your Spring Garden Bed on May 30 from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Preregistration is required. Space is very limited. To register on-line, please visit www.mun.ca/botgarden. For more information, please call 864-8590, or email bgprograms@mun.ca. Fee: $35 public /$30 FOG members. Format: Outdoor walk and talk with demonstrations.

Buick Drive For Your Carbonear Collegiate Students

  • Place : Carbonear Recreation Complex
  • Time : 09:00
  • Details : Help Buick donate up to $10000 for our school. The more people who drive, the more money we'll earn! Join us for a fun family day with carnival games, face painting, live music, food, and more!
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May 31, 2015

Clothing Swap!

  • Place : Anna Templeton Centre
  • Time : 13:00
  • Contact : Katie Cull
  • Details : Admission is $5 with a bag of gently used clothing, $8 without. A fundraiser for the CNA Textiles graduating class. Everyone welcome.

Holy Heart of Mary Alumnae Choir 15th Anniversary Celebration

  • Place : Holy Heart Theatre
  • Time : 07:30
  • Details : Holy Heart of Mary Alumnae Choir, with Founding Director Dr. Valerie Long, is celebrating its 15th Anniversary with a Spring into Song Concert and Sing-A-Long on Sunday May 31, 2015, 7:30 pm at Holy Heart Theatre. Special Guests include Stephen Handrigan, Catherine Handrigan, Sarah Gibbons, and a debut performance by Let’s Make A Choir. Tickets are $20.00 and are available at www.holyhearttheatre.com, at the Theatre Box Office 579-4424, or at the door.

Spring into Song Concert and Sing-A-Long

  • Place : St. John's
  • Time : 19:30
  • Details :

    Holy Heart Theatre

    55 Bonaventure Ave.

    Holy Heart of Mary Alumnae Choir, with Founding Director Dr. Valerie Long, is celebrating its 15th Anniversary with a Spring into Song Concert and Sing-A-Long on Sunday May 31, 2015, 7:30 pm at Holy Heart Theatre.  Special guests include Stephen Handrigan, Catherine Handrigan, Sarah Gibbons, and a debut performance by Let’s Make A Choir. Tickets are $20 and are available at www.holyhearttheatre.com, at the Theatre Box Office 579-4424, or at the door.

Evening of Inspirational Music

  • Place : Clarke's Beach United Church
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    Clarke's Beach United church senior choir will present an Evening of Inspirational Music on May 31 at 7 p.m. with the theme of prayer. Pre hymn sing-along at  6.45 p.m. Refreshments to follow in church hall. All are welcome.

Carstar’s Great Stride Walk for Cystic Fibrosis Canada

  • Place : Canada
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    • Carstar’s Great Stride Walk for Cystic Fibrosis Canada on May 31. For more information visit http://cysticfibrosis.ca/greatstrides/.

 

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