May 25, 2014

St. John's Purina Walk for Dog Guides

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

    From everyday support to finding help when it's needed most, Dog Guides are a central part in helping many Canadians with disabilities step towards independence, including some living in St. John's. By participating in the St. John's Purina Walk for Dog Guides on Sunday, May 25 you can help provide Dog Guides at no cost to those who need it most. This five kilometre walk is taking place at Mundy Pond Walking Trail and begins at 1:30 p.m. There is no registration fee and 100% of funds raised go towards providing Dog Guides. For more information, to register, or donate visit www.purinawalkfordogguides.com.

Alzheimer’s Walk for Memories

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

    Join the Alzheimer Society in Staying One Step Ahead of Alzheimer’s Disease for their Walk for Memories taking place on May 25 at Kenny’s Pond and other various locations throughout Newfoundland and Labrador this Spring and Summer. Contact the Alzheimer Society toll free at 1-877-776-0608 for more information or register online at www.walkformemoriesatlantic.ca for any of the upcoming walks taking place in your area. No walk taking place in your community? Contact us today to learn how to organize a walk in your town, and we’ll support you every step of the way. Many people walk in honour or memory of a loved one who’s lived with the disease – participate as a team or individual in this year’s 25th annual Walk for Memories as a tribute to someone you love.

14th Annual Spring into Song Concert and Sing-A-Long

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

    Holy Heart of Mary Alumnae Choir, with Founding Director Dr. Valerie Long, will be presenting their 14th Annual Spring into Song Concert and Sing-A-Long on Sunday May 25 at 7:30 p.m. a St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church “The Kirk”.  Special Guests:  Collisandtellis.  Tickets $20 and are available at the door. (Cash only please!)  Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Medavie Blue Cross MS Walk

  • Place : O'Donel High School, Mount Pearl
  • Time : 11:00
  • Contact : Contact Whitney at whitney.machin@mssociety.ca or 1-800-268-7582
  • Details : The 2014 Medavie Blue Cross MS Walk is taking place Sunday, May 25, in 15 communities across Atlantic Canada, including Mount Pearl, Clarenville and Corner Brook in Newfoundland. Register today to help end MS! Go to www.mswalks.ca for more information.
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Reading: NL Book Awards Fiction Finalists

  • Place : The Ship Pub
  • Time : 19:30
  • Contact : Writers' Alliance of NL, 739-5215
  • Details : Catch readings from the Finalists for the Writers' Alliance Fiction Award: Ed Kavanagh, for Strays Lisa Moore, for Caught Russell Wangersky, for Whirl Away

Play 120's for Gavin Kelly

  • Place : Mount Pearl, Newfoundland
  • Time : 02:00
  • Contact : Kim Kelly
  • Details : Gavin Kelly is 2 years old. He has an eye condition called Congenital Ptosis (drooping of the eyelid). Gavin will have to travel to Halifax, NS to have surgery to correct this condition there is a fundraiser to help the family with the financial costs associated with it.
  • Gavin's Journey