July 06, 2015

Newfoundland to Broadway Summer Musical Theatre Camps

  • Place : Newfoundland
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    Newfoundland to Broadway Summer Musical Theatre Camps starting July 6th. Grade 4 and up (5 campers per instructor). Call 726-7158 or email newfoundlandtobroadway@gmail.com.

July 08, 2015

Opening of the Annual Holdin’ Ground Festival

  • Place : Chief Walter D. Baggs Firefighter’s Garden
  • Time : 02:00
  • Contact : sroach@pigeoninlet.ca
  • Details : July 8 – Starting at 2pm The Annual Holdin’ Ground Festival in Bay Roberts Opening with a 1950s style Garden Party, presented by the Bay Roberts Cultural Foundation, Inc. “Join us and enjoy an old fashioned Garden Party in the Chief Walter D. Baggs Firefighter’s Garden. This FREE community event will move indoors to the SUF Dawe Lodge #82 across Patterson Street, beside the Bay Roberts Volunteer Fire Hall. Traditional Sandwiches, cookies, tea, coffee, punch, and water will be served. Have fun and dress for the occasion!! Prizes are offered for the best dressed and most elaborate hat.” says Clarence Mercer, Chair, Bay Roberts Cultural Foundation. For updates, see www.bayrobertsculture.com and follow us on Facebook –bayrobertsculturalfoundation” . Media contact: Sandra Roach, General Manager, 709-683-1195, sroach@pigeoninlet.ca or Clarence Mercer, Chairperson, 709-786-4150, clarencemercer@eastlink.ca The Bay Roberts Cultural Foundation, incorporated in 2009 as a not-for-profit, registered charitable organization, has been established to help people better understand and appreciate the tangible and intangible artistic and cultural heritage of Bay Roberts specifically, and outport Newfoundland in general. This event is a major fundraiser for the Foundation.
  • http://www.bayrobertsculturalfoundation.com

July 09, 2015

Ronald McDonald House upcoming Goods Bingo

  • Place : St. John's
  • Time : 20:00
  • Details :

    • The Red Shoe Team invite you to support Ronald McDonald House at their upcoming Goods Bingo Thursday July 9 at the Knights of Columbus St. Clare Avenue. Doors open at 7 p.m. Bingo starts at 8 p.m. Advance Tickets $15 or $20 at the door. Lots of great prizes to be won. Get your advance tickets soon - they won't last long! Only 250 tickets available! Contact Ronald McDonald House 738-0000 or info@rmhnl.ca

The Slam-Piece Orchestra

  • Place : The Ship Pub
  • Time : 10:00
  • Details : A wacky blend of World/Rock/Jazz/Avant Garden-variety insanity performed by some of the city's finest. $10 at the door Stephen Griffiths -Trumpet Mike Fleet - Alto Chris Harnett - Tenor Sam Westcott - Guitar Wade Tarling - Keys Chris Davis - Bass Andrew McCarthy - Percussion Written and arranged by Steve Ash

The 32nd Annual Memorial University Alumni Golf Tournament

  • Place : Terra Nova Golf Resort
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    The 32nd Annual Memorial University Alumni Golf Tournament. Alumni and friends are invited to the 32nd Annual Memorial University Alumni Golf Tournament on Wednesday, July 9, at the beautiful Terra Nova Golf Resort. Our $95 registration gets you a round of golf, a gift, a barbecue banquet and a chance to win 100,000 Air Miles. Register at munalum.ca or call 1-877-700-4081 or 864-4354. Proudly sponsored by Johnson Inc.

July 10, 2015

Jehovah’s Witnesses will hold 57 regional convention programs

  • Place : Mount Pearl
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    From June through August 2015, Jehovah’s Witnesses will hold 57 regional convention programs in 24 locations throughout Canada. The convention theme focuses on Jesus’ life and how we can use his example as a model for us to follow. This year our convention “Imitate Jesus!” will be held in Newfoundland at the Mount Pearl Glacier from July 10-12. This year we expect approximately 1500 delegates to attend from all over the island of Newfoundland. For more information visit http://www.jw.org/en/jehovahs-witnesses/conventions/

Stella Maris Academy Reunion

  • Place : Trepassey
  • Time : 18:00
  • Details : Stella Maris Academy in Trepassey celebrates 50 years (1965-2015) on July 10, 11 and 12, 2015. Inviting all alumni, former teachers, staff and friends to come and celebrate. Plenty of weekend activities planned. Opening ceremonies 6 p.m. July 10.

The Curious Case in the Colony: A Sherlock Holmes Adventure

  • Place : Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site, 436 Water Street, St John's, NL A1E 1B1
  • Time : 20:00
  • Contact : 709-722-7287
  • Details : Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson land in St. John`s the year after the Great Fire in 1893 and find themselves embroiled in a case involving a governor's dead son and an illicit romance that crosses class and religion. It is murder? Or something more curious? Find out as the actors of the Shakespeare by the Sea Festival perform this site-specific work by lamplight underground in the Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site.
  • Visit our website for more info

Summer Show

  • Place : 6 Clift's-Barid's Cove
  • Time : 17:00
  • Contact : leytongallery@nf.aibn.com
  • Details : The Leyton Gallery's Annual Summer show! New works by artists: Sue Miller, Lisa Moore, Teresa Kachanoski, Marcus Gosse, Jack Botsford, Toby Rabinowitz, Malin Enström, Louise Sutton, Virginia Mak, Peter Jackson, Anita Singh, Carolyne Honey Harrison, Jonathan Green, Kelsey Una, John MacCallum, Jonathan O'Dea, Ginok Song, Andrea Pottyondy, Virginia Mitford, Bonnie Leyton, Michael Connolly, Tia & Anna Connolly. The Show continues until August 2, 2015 Opening reception July 10 from 5 - 7 pm
  • www.theleytongallery.com

July 11, 2015

Flea market

  • Place : Logy Bay Road
  • Time : 09:00
  • Details :

    • The Single Parent Association of NL (SPAN) will be having flea markets this July.  The dates are July 11 and 18 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 472 Logy Bay Road.  New items every week and a 50/50 draw each week. SPAN is accepting donations of items for their upcoming flea markets.  Items may be dropped off from Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at 472 Logy Bay Road.

     

     

Pan Am & Parapan Am Games Community Celebrations

  • Place : St. John's at: Techniplex, The Works Field House, Ayre Soccer Field, Wyatt Park Softball Field, Wishingwell Tennis Courts
  • Time : 11:00
  • Details : Canada-wide community celebrations of the Toronto 2015 Pan Am & Parapan Am Games. The goal is to celebrate Canada's Cultural Heritage through local Summer sports in Newfoundland and Labrador. Dates: July 10th - 12th. Event Activities: i). Sports Workshop on Friday, July 10, 2015, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. Discussions on the history and the culture of local Summer sports. ii). Local Summer Sports Heritage Exhibition Saturday, July 11 to Sunday, July 12, from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm at Techniplex. a). Exhibition/Display of past and present local Summer Sports materials/gears/equipments to show how they have changed over the years. b). Exhibition/Display of photos of past and present NL sport “greats.” iii). 2015 Pan Am & Parapan Am Games Local Sport Activities on Saturday, July 11 to Sunday, July 12, from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm. Including: Soccer, Basket Ball, Bowling, Athletics, Track, Softball, Swimming, Gymnastics, Volleyball, Table Tennis, Softball, Taekwondo, Boccia, Karate, Rugby, Wheelchair Rugby, Wheelchair Tennis, Boccia, Archery. Participants/Athletes include: children, youth, adults, males and females in the community. Organized by Tombolo Multicultural Festival Newfoundland and Labrador. Funded in part by the Government of Canada and the City of St. John's.
  • http://www.arhyel.ca/tombolo

The 38th Annual Teddy Bears Picnic

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

    The 38th Annual Teddy Bears Picnic will take place in Bannerman Park, 11am - 1pm, July 11th (12th if it rains) Terry Rielly, the "Teddy Bear Man" will be there with face painters, the teddy bear hospital, the "lost grownups" team...a fun filled family friendly event. Bring your bears and something for the Salvation Army Food Bank.

The Curious Case in the Colony: A Sherlock Holmes Adventure

  • Place : Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site, 436 Water Street, St John's, NL A1E 1B1
  • Time : 20:00
  • Contact : 709-722-7287
  • Details : Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson land in St. John`s the year after the Great Fire in 1893 and find themselves embroiled in a case involving a governor's dead son and an illicit romance that crosses class and religion. It is murder? Or something more curious? Find out as the actors of the Shakespeare by the Sea Festival perform this site-specific work by lamplight underground in the Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site.
  • Visit our website for more info

July 13, 2015

Register now for Echo Pond Summer Camps

  • Place : Brother Brennan Environmental Education Centre
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    Register now for Echo Pond Summer Camps, taking place at the Brother Brennan Environmental Education Centre, off Salmonier Line starting July 13. Overnight camps of fun and adventure in the outdoors available for 7-13 year-olds in July and August. Our registration fee if very affordable and includes transportation by bus from St. John's and Salmonier Line. To register visit: www.echopondsummercamp.com

July 14, 2015

St. John’s Storytelling Circle

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

    St. John’s Storytelling Circle hosted by Dale Jarvis on July 14 at The Crow's Nest Officers' Club, off Duckworth on the east side of the War Memorial at 7:30 p.m. Admission: $3. If you have a story to tell, or you'd like to just come and listen, be sure to join us on the second Tuesday of every month at the Crow's Nest. For more information about the Storytelling Circle and the annual St. John's Storytelling Festival, visit storytellingstjohns.ca or email storytellingstjohns@gmail.com.

Grief and Bereavement Session

  • Place : Cafeteria Conference Room, LA Miller Centre
  • Time : 19:00
  • Contact : Mag Snook at 777-8972 or Rev. Barnes at 777-2167
  • Details : Are you grieving the loss of a loved one? If so, please join Rev. Dr. Peter Barnes on Tuesday, July 14 in the Cafeteria Conference Room at L.A. Miller Centre, for a two-hour session that will describe the grieving process and present information to individuals and families on what they can do to help themselves and other during their time of grief. For more information, please call Mag Snook at 777-8972 or email margaret.snook@easternhealth.ca

July 15, 2015

Admiralty House free activity

  • Place : St. John's
  • Time : 13:30
  • Details :

    Admiralty House free activity on July 15 from 1:30 - 3 p.m. Ages: 5-10. "Tap into.. Morse Code Bracelet making session!" learn how to spell your name in Morse Code! For more information call  748-1124.

Beagle Meetup

  • Place : Bowring Park
  • Time : 06:30
  • Contact : Beagle Paws
  • Details : Join other beagle owners for an informal evening of beagle fun. Meet at the dog park at 6:30pm and walk through Bowring Park at 7pm.
  • Beagle Paws Website

July 16, 2015

The 20th Annual Crab Dinner

  • Place : Port de Grave
  • Time : 17:30
  • Details :

    The 20th Annual Crab Dinner will be held at St. Luke's Hall Port de Grave on Thursday, July 16 at 5:30 p.m. For more information call 786-6608 or 786-3900

July 17, 2015

The Curious Case in the Colony: A Sherlock Holmes Adventure

  • Place : Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site, 436 Water Street, St John's, NL A1E 1B1
  • Time : 20:00
  • Contact : 709-722-7287
  • Details : Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson land in St. John`s the year after the Great Fire in 1893 and find themselves embroiled in a case involving a governor's dead son and an illicit romance that crosses class and religion. It is murder? Or something more curious? Find out as the actors of the Shakespeare by the Sea Festival perform this site-specific work by lamplight underground in the Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site.
  • Visit our website for more info

July 18, 2015

The 4th Annual huge garage sale in aid of Pancreatic cance

  • Place : Kelligrews
  • Time : 09:00
  • Details :

    The 4th Annual huge garage sale in aid of Pancreatic cancer Canada foundation on July 18 and 19 at 7 Killiview Avenue,  Kelligrews (off Legion Road) from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For donations call 834-5296

Flea market

  • Place : Logy Bay Road
  • Time : 09:00
  • Details :

    • The Single Parent Association of NL (SPAN) will be having a flea market this July.  The date is July 18 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 472 Logy Bay Road.  New items every week and a 50/50 draw each week. SPAN is accepting donations of items for their upcoming flea markets.  Items may be dropped off from Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at 472 Logy Bay Road.

The Curious Case in the Colony: A Sherlock Holmes Adventure

  • Place : Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site, 436 Water Street, St John's, NL A1E 1B1
  • Time : 20:00
  • Contact : 709-722-7287
  • Details : Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson land in St. John`s the year after the Great Fire in 1893 and find themselves embroiled in a case involving a governor's dead son and an illicit romance that crosses class and religion. It is murder? Or something more curious? Find out as the actors of the Shakespeare by the Sea Festival perform this site-specific work by lamplight underground in the Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site.
  • Visit our website for more info

Mystery Garden Tour 2015

  • Place : A tour of 10 privately-owned gardens in St. John’s, Mount Pearl, and Conception Bay South
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details : Purchase a Mystery Garden Tour Passport for the weekend of Saturday, July 18 and Sunday, July 19, 2015 and enjoy a self-guided tour of 10 phenomenal, privately-owned gardens in St. John’s, Mount Pearl, and Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador. This 3rd Annual Mystery Garden Tour also gives Garden Tour Passport holders free admission that weekend at MUN Botanical Garden, 306 Mt Scio Rd, St. John’s. A limited number of Garden Tour Passports are available now at $25.00 per person (incl HST). For additional information about this inspirational experience visit www.mun.ca/botgarden or email mysterygardentour@gmail.com

Mystery Garden Tour 2015

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

    Ever wondered who and what is behind that fabulous garden? Now’s your chance to explore 10 spectacular gardens in St. John’s and surrounding areas. Purchase a Mystery Garden Tour 2015 Passport and spend most of your July 18 and 19 weekend on a self-guided garden tour. Chat with Friends of the MUN Botanical Garden and NL Horticultural Society volunteers, and with homeowners, during the 3rd annual Mystery Garden Tour’s weekend of inspiration for the garden enthusiast. Garden Passports are on sale now at $25 each.  Contact mysterygardentour@gmail.com or call MUN Botanical Garden at 864-8590 for additional information.

Mystery Garden Tour 2015

  • Place : A tour of 10 privately-owned gardens in St. John’s, Mount Pearl, and Conception Bay South
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details : Ever wondered who and what is behind that fabulous garden? Now’s your chance to explore 10 spectacular gardens in St. John’s and surrounding areas. Purchase a Mystery Garden Tour 2015 Passport and spend most of your July 18 and 19 weekend on a self-guided garden tour. Chat with Friends of the MUN Botanical Garden and NL Horticultural Society volunteers, and with homeowners, during the 3rd annual Mystery Garden Tour’s weekend of inspiration for the garden enthusiast. Garden Passports are on sale now at $25 each. Contact mysterygardentour@gmail.com or call MUN Botanical Garden at 864-8590 for additional information.

July 19, 2015

The Juggernaut

  • Place : St. John's
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    The Juggernaut is pleased to announce that after a successful inaugural race in 2014, the 2015 dates have been set. The top notch obstacle course is bigger and better in 2015 - with two event dates and locations in 2015. The challenging (and fun!) 5km obstacle course designed to test fitness and endurance will return to Clovelly on July 19. There will be a second race at Marble Mountain in Corner Brook on August 8. For full details and to register, visit www.thejuggernautchallenge.com Registration is currently open for both individuals and teams at $85 (plus applicable fees and taxes) per person. Registration will remain open until a week prior to each event.

July 23, 2015

Marjorie Mews Public Libary

  • Place : St. John's
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    We are very pleased to welcome Michael Crummey back to Marjorie Mews Public Libary for a visit on July 23 at 7 p.m. This award winning author will be talking about his book "Sweetland". Refreshments and fabulous book conversation will be provided. Please call to save your spot.

"No Dark No Light”...followed by..."Cradle To The Grave”

  • Place : St. John's
  • Time : 21:00
  • Details :

    The Ship Pub

    Duckworth Street

    On July 23 Ken Tizzard brings songs from his new album “No Dark No Light” back home to St.John’s. At 9 p.m. at the Ship Pub, Ken Tizzard will be performing songs and telling tales in a special acoustic presentation of ‘No Dark No Light”...followed by..."Cradle To The Grave” - Life/Death - Love/Heartbreak - Happy/Sad … musicians often tackle these juxtaposed emotions in their writing. You will hear 7 NL songwriters each play two songs which represent these ends of the spectrum.  Sherry Ryan, Chris Ryan, Sean Panting, Liz Solo, David Guy, Kat McLevey and Ken Tizzard perform "Cradle To The Grave" - a night of acoustic songs by the folks who write them…

July 24, 2015

The Curious Case in the Colony: A Sherlock Holmes Adventure

  • Place : Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site, 436 Water Street, St John's, NL A1E 1B1
  • Time : 20:00
  • Contact : 709-722-7287
  • Details : Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson land in St. John`s the year after the Great Fire in 1893 and find themselves embroiled in a case involving a governor's dead son and an illicit romance that crosses class and religion. It is murder? Or something more curious? Find out as the actors of the Shakespeare by the Sea Festival perform this site-specific work by lamplight underground in the Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site.
  • Visit our website for more info

July 25, 2015

Gala Event - Shanneyganock, Masterless Men & Rum Ragged are playing at Bartlett Memorial Arena

  • Place : bell island
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    This is Come Home Year here on Bell Island and also the Celebration of “The Return of Gregory Normore” our first settler on Bell Island. On July 25 Gala Event - Shanneyganock, Masterless Men & Rum Ragged  are playing at Bartlett Memorial Arena.  Marriage Ceremony of Gregory Normore to Catherine White will take place during this concert.  Tickets for this event can be purchased at the Tourism Office, Bayview Variety or at the Arena. Throughout the summer Tourism Bell Island Inc. will also be presenting The Haunted Tour and other plays as well.  Please call the Tourism Office for dates and times.

The Curious Case in the Colony: A Sherlock Holmes Adventure

  • Place : Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site, 436 Water Street, St John's, NL A1E 1B1
  • Time : 20:00
  • Contact : 709-722-7287
  • Details : Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson land in St. John`s the year after the Great Fire in 1893 and find themselves embroiled in a case involving a governor's dead son and an illicit romance that crosses class and religion. It is murder? Or something more curious? Find out as the actors of the Shakespeare by the Sea Festival perform this site-specific work by lamplight underground in the Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site.
  • Visit our website for more info

Summer Flower Show at the Botanical Garden

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

    Summer Flower Show at the Botanical Garden: July 25 from 12 noon to 5 p.m. and July 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: MUN Botanical Garden, 306 Mount Scio Road. Fees: Admission is free to the flower show. Members of the Newfoundland Horticultural Society will welcome summer with a beautiful display of flowers. This show will combine the Summer Flower Show, the Rose Show, and the Floral Art Show. For more information, please visit the Newfoundland Horticultural Society website: http://nfldhort.dhs.org/ or call the Botanical Garden at 864-8590.

July 31, 2015

Bellfest On The Beach

  • Place : Bell Island
  • Time : 00:00
  • Details :

    This is Come Home Year here on Bell Island and also the Celebration of “The Return of Gregory Normore” our first settler on Bell Island. From July 31 - August 2 - Bellfest On The Beach – Kick-off to the weekend of fun filled events will begin Friday at 4 p.m. at Harry’s Lookout with local musicians. Saturday is our Bellfest Festival on the beach, games, bouncy castle, food, live music, beer tent and lots more.  Sunday is our Walk the Plank event where a scurvy pirate will walk the plank. Throughout the summer Tourism Bell Island Inc. will also be presenting The Haunted Tour and other plays as well.  Please call the Tourism Office for dates and times.

The Curious Case in the Colony: A Sherlock Holmes Adventure

  • Place : Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site, 436 Water Street, St John's, NL A1E 1B1
  • Time : 20:00
  • Contact : 709-722-7287
  • Details : Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson land in St. John`s the year after the Great Fire in 1893 and find themselves embroiled in a case involving a governor's dead son and an illicit romance that crosses class and religion. It is murder? Or something more curious? Find out as the actors of the Shakespeare by the Sea Festival perform this site-specific work by lamplight underground in the Newman Wine Vaults, Provincial Historic Site.
  • Visit our website for more info