May 15, 2014

The Agnes Pratt Home Auxiliary lasagna luncheon

  • Place : St. John's
  • Time : 12:30
  • Details :

    The Agnes Pratt Home Auxiliary will hold a lasagna luncheon,with dinner roll, tossed salad and sundae with assorted toppings on Thursday, May 15 at 12:30 p.m. at Wesley Fellowship Hall, Patrick Street. Social to follow. Tickets are $12 available by calling Phoebe at 782-1689 or Marjorie at 722-6825.

Alzheimer’s family support group meeting

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

    Are you or someone you know affected by Alzheimer’s disease? The Alzheimer Society will be holding its next monthly family support group meeting on May 15 at 7 p.m. at 835 Topsail Road, Unit 107.  If you have a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease and would like to attend a meeting with other family members please join our meeting. For more information, please contact the Alzheimer Society at 576-0608.

The spring concert of the Francophone Association choir

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

     The spring concert of the Francophone Association choir, La Rose des Vents, under the direction of Claire Wilkshire, is happening on May 15 at 7:30 p.m. at the French community centre on Ridge Rd. The choir's special guests Jane Leibel and Maureen Volk of Memorial University’s School of Music will present song cycles by the great Parisian composer Francis Poulenc [pooh-lenk]. The choir will offer up a selection of repertoire from the 1500s to the 1980s, about birds and beverages, the pious and the (very) pagan, lumberjacks and lovers...sad lovers, bitter lovers, husbands in hell. There's a cash bar, and a reception to follow. Feel free to bring along a little pocket money for the bake sale table and tickets on a basket, two fundraisers that will help send the choir to Saint Pierre in June. Tickets are $15/$10 at the door, or you can call 726-4900.

Search for the B-24 Bomber Wreck in Gander Lake

  • Place : A.C. Hunter public library, St. John's
  • Time : 19:00
  • Contact : info@shipwrecksnl.ca
  • Details : Presentation by Tony Merkle on the 1943 crash of an RCAF Liberator bomber in Gander Lake, based on historical records, interviews and local accounts. Hosted by the Shipwreck Preservation Society of Newfoundland & Labrador.
  • ShipwrecksNL.ca