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Beginner guitar lessons are held every Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. until noon at St. John’s Retired Citizens’ Association (10 Bennett Ave.). $5 per session. Open to the public.
Beginner guitar lessons are held every Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. until noon at St. John’s Retired Citizens’ Association (10 Bennett Ave.). $5 per session. Open to the public. - Stock Image

Wednesday, March 7

Games

12 p.m.

Lunch and Bridge

Come down for lunch and bridge every Wednesday at the ReMax Centre in St. John’s. Contact Shirley Kelly at 754-3260 to register.

Groups

10:30 a.m.

Beginner Guitar Lessons

Held every Wednesday morning until noon at St. John’s Retired Citizens’ Association (10 Bennett Ave.). $5 per session. Open to the public.

7 p.m.

Cabot Toastmasters Club

Is fear of public speaking holding you back? Drop in to our meeting at Mount Pearl City Hall to learn what we’re all about. For more information, simply Google “Cabot Toastmasters.”

Live Music

6 p.m.

Dave White

Performing at Green Sleeves.

10 p.m.

Damian Follett

Performing at Green Sleeves.

Sports

7 p.m.

St. John’s Edge Basketball

St. John’s Edge vs. Halifax at Mile One Centre. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Thursday, March 8

Children

10 a.m.

Active Playgroup

Recreation staff are on site at the Paul Reynolds Community Centre to encourage active play and facilitate opportunities for story time, music and creative play for lots of activity and fun. For children up to five years old and their caregivers. $3 per child, no cost for children under six months old.

Culture

7 p.m.

The Things We Keep

The Blue Castle and the Saltwater Stories Research project present an interactive conversation at the MMap Gallery (St. John’s Arts and Culture Centre) about the things we keep. What things do you keep close at hand when you move? And what things have you left behind? These might be physical things, or they may be memories, ideas and feelings. Free admission and parking. Bring the things you keep and the stories that make them meaningful to you.

Groups

7:30 p.m.

CLB Regimental Band Open House

An open house will be held at the CLB Armoury’s upper level on Harvey Road to welcome prospective new members. Do you play a brass or woodwind instrument? Are you looking for a friendly, social atmosphere to use your talent, while contributing to your community? Come give the CLB Band a try. We meet Mondays and Thursdays from 8-10 p.m. and participate in numerous events throughout the year. For more information, email regimentalband@theclb.ca or call 722-1737 Ext. 208.

Live Music

6:30 p.m.

Rob Cook

Performing at Green Sleeves.

11 p.m.

Mark Manning & Carl Peters

Performing at Green Sleeves Pub & Eatery.

Panel

7 p.m.

Exploring Queer Spirituality – Out in Faith Panel

This panel discussion at Memorial University’s Bruneau Centre will explore queer spiritualities and the diverse ways queer individuals find, create and maintain community inside, as well as outside, their faith. This year’s speakers include Ask Spirest, Erika Mershrod and Dany Fry. Parking available in Lot 17. Any questions, please contact OutInFaithNL@gmail.com.

Theatre

8 p.m.

Wit

A riveting and inspiring play about courage, portraying a woman in the late stages of ovarian cancer. Play by Margaret Edson, directed by Louise Kearley. Onstage at the Barbara Barrett Theatre. Tickets on sale at 729-3900 or artsandculturecentre.com. Show not recommended for children.

Friday, March 9

Live Music

4 p.m.

Rob Cook

Performing at Green Sleeves.

8 p.m.

Damian Follett

Performing at Green Sleeves.

12 a.m.

Chris Ryan Trio

Performing at Green Sleeves.

Theatre

8 p.m.

Wit

A riveting and inspiring play about courage, portraying a woman in the late stages of ovarian cancer. Play by Margaret Edson, directed by Louise Kearley. Onstage at the Barbara Barrett Theatre. Tickets on sale at 729-3900 or artsandculturecentre.com. Show not recommended for children.

Saturday, March 10

Groups

2 p.m.

Easter Afternoon Tea

Hosted by The Ladies of the Sabre at the Mazol Shrine Centre (530 Topsail Rd.). Tickets $10, includes spins on Easter baskets, and prizes for the best three Easter bonnets. For tickets, call Sylvia Downey at 368-0696.

Live Music

6:30 p.m.

Dave White

Performing at Green Sleeves.

11 p.m.

Chris Ryan Trio

Performing at Green Sleeves.

Sports

7 p.m.

St. John’s Edge Basketball

St. John’s Edge vs. London at Mile One Centre. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Theatre

8 p.m.

Wit

A riveting and inspiring play about courage, portraying a woman in the late stages of ovarian cancer. Play by Margaret Edson, directed by Louise Kearley. Onstage at the Barbara Barrett Theatre. Tickets on sale at 729-3900 or artsandculturecentre.com. Show not recommended for children.

Sunday, March 11

Live Music

6 p.m.

Gospel Open Mike

St. John’s Retired Citizens’ Association (10 Bennett Ave.) is hosting a gospel open mike. $5 at the door. Doors open 6 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Canteen service available. All are welcome.

7 p.m.

Dave Whitty

Performing at Green Sleeves.

8 p.m.

NSO Recital 3: Atlantic String Quartet

Featuring the Atlantic String Quartet at the Anglican Cathedral. The NSO’s Recital Series presents high-quality chamber music. The Atlantic String Quartet includes Heather Kao, Nancy Case-Oates, Kate Read and Theo Weber. For more information, visit www.nsomusic.ca.

11 p.m.

Dave White

Performing at Green Sleeves.

Sports

7 p.m.

St. John’s Edge Basketball

St. John’s Edge vs. London at Mile One Centre. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Theatre

8 p.m.

Wit

A riveting and inspiring play about courage, portraying a woman in the late stages of ovarian cancer. Play by Margaret Edson, directed by Louise Kearley. Onstage at the Barbara Barrett Theatre. Tickets on sale at 729-3900 or artsandculturecentre.com. Show not recommended for children.

Monday, March 12

Live Music

6 p.m.

Dave White

Performing at Green Sleeves.

10 p.m.

Damian Follett

Performing at Green Sleeves.

Tuesday, March 13

Live Music

6 p.m.

Andrew Rodgers

Performing at Green Sleeves.

10 p.m.

Dave White

Performing at Green Sleeves.

Seniors

10:30 a.m.

Gentle Yoga

Gentle yoga with Sherry Ryan at Coakers Meadow, Torbay Road. Each session is one hour and is ideal for seniors. A six-week session is $80. For more information or to register, contact info@sherryryan.com or 631-6138.

Wednesday, March 14

Games

12 p.m.

Lunch and Bridge

Come down for lunch and bridge every Wednesday at the ReMax Centre in St. John’s. Contact Shirley Kelly at 754-3260 to register.

Groups

10:30 a.m.

Beginner Guitar Lessons

Held every Wednesday morning until noon at St. John’s Retired Citizens’ Association (10 Bennett Ave.). $5 per session. Open to the public.

Live Music

6 p.m.

Dave White

Performing at Green Sleeves.

10 p.m.

Damian Follett

Performing at Green Sleeves.

Thursday, March 15

Children

10 a.m.

Active Playgroup

Recreation staff are on site at the Paul Reynolds Community Centre to encourage active play and facilitate opportunities for story time, music and creative play for lots of activity and fun. For children up to five years old and their caregivers; $3 per child; no cost for children under six months old.

Social

12:30 p.m.

Soup Luncheon and Social

Wesley United Church is hosting a soup luncheon and social, including an auction and a game of bridge. Tickets $12. To purchase, call Pheobe at 726-1689, Marvin at 579-7900 or the church office at 579-3682.

Live Music

6:30 p.m.

Justin Fancy

Performing at Green Sleeves.

11 p.m.

The Pub Jugs

Performing at Green Sleeves.

Friday, March 16

Holidays

6:30 p.m.

Shamrocks and Shenanigans

The Church of St. Mary the Virgin presents an evening of food (beef and moose stew), entertainment and dancing to the music of Eastern Gate at the Canon Stirling Auditorium. Tickets $20, available from the church office at 579-0039, Everett at 364-2428 or Fred at 738-2830.

Live Music

Seniors

10:30 a.m.

Gentle Yoga

Gentle yoga with Sherry Ryan on Lemarchant Road. Each session is one hour and is ideal for seniors. A six-week session is $80. For more information or to register, contact info@sherryryan.com or 631-6138.

Sunday, March 18

Social

1 p.m.

Sharing Our Cultures

Interact with high school youth from diverse cultures, including China, Congo, Nepal, Nigeria and Syria, as they share their music, dance and stories. Performances by Eastern Owl, the Francophone Youth Band and the Prince of Wales Collegiate Chamber Choir. Admission to Sharing Our Cultures at The Rooms is free. Contact Dr. Lloydetta Quaicoe for more information: 726-1504 or lloydetta@sharingourcultures.com.

2:30 p.m.

St. John’s Choir Afternoon Tea

Doors open for the annual event at 2 p.m. at Cowan United Church (141 Frecker Dr.). Tickets $20. For tickets, call Paulette at 747-4760 or Linda at 579-6585.

Monday, March 19

Live Music

6 p.m.

Dave White

Performing at Green Sleeves.

10 p.m.

Damian Follett

Performing at Green Sleeves.

Tuesday, March 20

Live Music

6 p.m.

Andrew Rodgers

Performing at Green Sleeves.

10 p.m.

Dave White

Performing at Green Sleeves.

Meetings

12 p.m.

St. John’s Retired Citizens’ Association

Annual general meeting and election of board of directors of the St. John’s Retired Citizens’ Association will take place at 10 Bennett Ave. All paid members are urged to attend.

Seniors

10:30 a.m.

Gentle Yoga

Gentle yoga with Sherry Ryan at Coakers Meadow, Torbay Road. Each session is one hour and is ideal for seniors. A six-week session is $80. For more information or to register, contact info@sherryryan.com or 631-6138.

Wednesday, March 21

Games

12 p.m.

Lunch and Bridge

Come down for lunch and bridge every Wednesday at the ReMax Centre in St. John’s. Contact Shirley Kelly at 754-3260 to register.

Groups

10:30 a.m.

Beginner Guitar Lessons

Held every Wednesday morning until noon at the St. John’s Retired Citizens’ Association (10 Bennett Ave.). $5 per session. Open to the public.

Live Music

6 p.m.

Dave White

Performing at Green Sleeves.

10 p.m.

Damian Follett

Performing at Green Sleeves.

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