October 09, 2012

Ornamental Fruit Workshops

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

    Registration is now open for the Ornamental Fruit Workshops offered at MUN Botanical Garden on October 9, from 7-9 p.m. Instructor Todd Boland will discuss the various trees and shrubs, both native and exotic, which can be cultivated in the garden for their ornamental fall and winter value. This workshop will take place indoors. For more information, please call the Botanical Garden at 864-8590 or visit the Garden’s website at www.mun.ca/botgarden.

A free bereavement session

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

    A free bereavement session for people who have lost a loved one is being held on Tuesday, October 9 from 7 to 9 p.m. at  the Miller Centre. No registration is required. For further information call Lisa Higgins at 777-8972.

Easter Seals

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

     Easter Seals NL is currently recruiting volunteers to assist with the delivery of their various programs for children and youth with disabilities. Dedicated volunteers are needed to assist with sledge hockey, art therapy, wheelchair basketball, swimming and disability awareness presentations. Other opportunities also exist. A volunteer orientation session will take place on Tuesday, October 9 at 7 p.m. at Easter Seals House, 206 Mt. Scio Road. For more information or to register for this session contact Eileen at programs@eastersealsnl.ca or 754-1399.

     

Canadian Federation of University Women

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

    The next meeting of the Canadian Federation of University Women will be held on October 9, in room 4065 of the Alexander Murray Building at MUN. Kimberly Yetman Dawson, director of NL Housing and the Homeless Network will be speaking on the topic of Homelessness. New and prospective members are welcome to attend. The meeting starts at 7:30 p.m.

Northern Voyages: Experiences of an Arctic Captain

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

     On Tuesday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m., the Johnson Geo Centre will present a free public lecture: Northern Voyages: Experiences of an Arctic Captain, with speaker Captain Andrew C. McNeill of the Canadian Coast Guard. Free admission.  Everyone welcome. Doors open at 7 p.m. Call 737-7880 for more information.