Event Spotlight -
Today, Oct. 1
The Research Centre for Music, Media and Place will host a CD launch featuring rare archival Mi'kmaw recordings from 4:30-6 p.m. at the MMaP Gallery, second floor of the Arts and Culture Centre. Everyone is welcome and admission and parking are free. For more information on the CD, visit www.mun.ca/ mmap/music /cds/weltaq.
Friday, Oct. 2
Canadian Mental Health Association Newfoundland and Labrador presents "Mindscapes," an exhibit of Open Window Studios (formerly Waterford Art Program) at Eastern Edge Gallery from Oct. 2-7. A reception will be held tonight from 5-7 p.m. Everyone welcome. Contact Roger at 757-7220 or email@example.com.
Saturday, Oct. 3
St. Thomas' Church fall fair will be held 9 a.m. at 8 Military Rd. Morning coffee, baked ham luncheons ($10 each, available at 754-0151), afternoon tea and many stalls.
Sunday, Oct. 4
In recognition of Animal Health Week, St. John's Veterinary Hospital will host a canine first aid seminar from 1-5 p.m. at The Capital Hotel (Salon C) 208 Kenmount Rd. The seminar is designed to teach pet owners important techniques that could save a pet's life during an emergency situation.
Monday, Oct. 5
The Salmonid Association of Newfoundland (SAEN) will hold fly-tying classes Monday and Wednesday nights. Contact the office for more information at 722-9300.
Tuesday, Oct. 6
New essay competition offers opportunity for career guidance to Newfoundland and Labrador youth. All work should be submitted by Oct. 6. If possible, an e-mail address should be included with the submission. For more information, visit www.fortheloveoflearning.org or contact Peter Hynes at 722-8848.
Wednesday, Oct. 7
The Newfoundland and Labrador Organization of Women Entrepreneurs presents Cameron Herold, from 7-9 p.m. at The Battery Hotel. Herold is the wunderkind of 1-800-GOT-JUNK? His topic, "Leadership at 100 mph: Hypergrowth Strategies That Work." Pre-registration and payment is required. Deadline to register is Tuesday, Oct. 6. For details or to register, call 1-888-NLOWE-11.
Thursday, Oct. 8
CLB Roller Skating for 30 years and over at the CLB Armoury, Harvey Road, Thursdays 8-10 p.m. Come, join your friends, re-live those happy times, and enjoy Roller Skating to the music of the '60s and '70s. Admission $5 per person. For more information, call 364-2888 or 722-1737.