SUSTAINABLE LANDSCAPES SHORT COURSE March 28, 9 a.m. 3 p.m. in Quesnel City Hall. This course is a partnership between City of Quesnel and Communities in Bloom, civic pride committee presented by Kwantlen College instructor Michelle Nakano. For details contact Lori Scott at city hall 991-7473. Registration is due March 15.
CANCER SOCIETY DAFFODIL PRE-ORDERS UNDERWAY $3/bunch. to pre-order contact CCS office 332 Front Street or phone 992-6551. Delivery to businesses March 29.
SPECIAL GEN. MTG at Branch 94 Royal Canadian Legion, 7 p.m. March 20. Subject: Do we want to keep our branch.
NORTH QUESNEL NEIGHBOURHOOD ASSOC. MTG March 29, 7 p.m. in QSS library. For information call 992-2453.
CALL FOR ENTRY TO EMERGING CENTRAL INTERIOR ARTISTS for Arts Fest 2007, a regional juried art show April 20 May 18, 2007. Deadline for entries March 23. For details call Quesnel Art Gallery, 992-8200.
CALLING ALL 1997 CORRELIEU GRADUATES. A class reunion 1s planned for July 13/14, 2007. For information or to reserve tickets, visit www.classmates.com or call Kami LeComte at 1-403-224-3931.
CAN. FARM BUSINESS MGMENT COUNCIL MARKETING CARAVAN Mar. 16, Bouchie Lake Hall. This event connects farmers with keynote speakers Brent Warner, industry agritourism specialist with Min. of Agriculture and Lands as well as Charlie Touchett, executive director of North American Farmers Direct Marketing Assoc. Space is limited, register by March 2 and be entered for the early bird draw. For registration and information call 1-250-249-5329 or email email@example.com. Registration forms available at Community Futures Web site www.cfquesnel.com
EVENING OF THE STARS (Gala Performance) March 30 – Chuck Mobley Theatre.
PARENTING SEMINAR with Steve Wilson form Focus on the Family, April 27-29, Friday 7-9 p.m., Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. (regular church service, no charge). All to take place at Maple Park Alliance Church. Cost is $30/person or $50/couple. Cost includes lunch Sat. Childcare will be provided. Scholarships available. Drop off registraton fomrs to church office or mail to Maple Park Alliance Church, 2075 Balsam Ave., Quesnel, B.C. V2J 5J3.
QSS 1997 GRADS a 10-year reunion is planned for July 14. Contact Kylie Bassett, 747-0725 for information. Registration required.
ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES APPRAISALS Saturday & Sunday, March 24 & 25, 10 a.m. 5 p.m. Appraisals by Peter Blundell, renowned authority on art and antiques from Vernon. Book your 15-minute appraisal, $35 – max. three items by calling Arts & Rec Centre 992-8200. Once booking is paid for, someone will call for details of items and to advise appt. time. In-home appraisals also available.
ROTARY WINE FESTIVAL 2007 March 24 7-10 p.m. in Seniors’ Centre, local choir After Eight and Night Owl Music to perform. Tickets in advance call Kathy 992-5257 or any member of Rotary Club of Quesnel.
OSTEOPOROSIS SUPPORT GROUP MTG March 25, 1:30 p.m. in upper board room of G.R. Baker Hospital. For information contact Pat 747-2183 or Lorene 992-9788.
BOWL FOR KIDS SAKE 2007 April 29 at Quesnel Bowling Lanes, theme is Fabulous 50’s, great fun, great prizes. For information call Joanie 992-7257.
SPRING BREAK DAY CAMP, Nature Education and Resource Centre, March 19 – 23 for children 8-12 years old. Hikes, games, crafts and outdoor fun while learning about the natural environment. Register for one day or the eintre week by phoning the Nature Centre 992-5833.
MASTER BUDDHIST TEACHER TO SPEAK March 20 fro 7 9 p.m. in St. John’s Anglican Church. Geshe Gendun to speak on historical and current situation in Tibet. This Buddhist teacher and Lama Jampa will be available to answer questions about Tibet, Buddhism, Tibetan natural medicine and the shamanistic Bon tradition.
LADIES CURLING CLUB AGM & POTLUCK DINNER March 27, 6 p.m. at curling rink.
ALEX FRASER PARK SOCIETY AGM April 17, 7 p.m. at Seniors’ Centre. Topics: additional seating, indoor arena, constitution amendments. Group memberships must be paid prior to meeting. Voting members call to register Patti 998-4645 or Nita 249-5170.
TOPS- Take off pounds sensibly meeting at Seniors’ Centre Tuesdays 9:15 a.m. (Use side door facing alley.)
LOOKING FOR PEOPLE INTERESTED IN EATING DISORDERS SUPPORT GROUP. If interested call Sheila 992-5098 or 25503483. Anybody welcome.
SPINNERS AND WEAVERS meeting third Tuesday of the month at 11:30 a.m. at Seniors Centre. Call Lou 992-7925 or Jean 992-9683 for informaiton. New members welcome.
SMOKING CESSATION SUPPORT GROUP meets Wednesdays, 7 p.m. at Rec Centre. For nformation call Berton McLean 992-8053 evenings.
QUES. & DISTRICT RIDING CLUB meetings are second Monday of each month.
BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS NO-HOST LUNCHEON noon the last Thursday of every month at Wee Chippie Restaurant.
PROSTRATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP meets third Thursday of every second month at 7 p.m. at CCS office.
BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP mets every second Tuesday of the month at CCS Office at 7 p.m.
TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY (TOPS) meets every Wednesday at the Legion 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. For informaiton call 747-1140.
ARE YOU A SURVIVOR AND WANT TO HELP OTHERS? CancerConnection is a naitonal peer support program that connects cancer survivors with newly-diagnosed patients. For details visit www.cancer.ca or call Cancer Information Service 1-888-939-3333.
SPINNERS AND WEAVERS MEETINGS every 3rd Tuesday of the month, 11:30 a.m. at Seniors Centre. New members welcome. For information, call Lou 992-7925 of Jean 992-9683.
SINGLES COFFEE NIGHT Robins Donut and Deli, 626 Front Street, Wednesday evenings 7 – 9 p.m. All singles, 40ish and older are invited to come and meet. Bring ideas for activities, hiking, dancing, camping, skiing, bowling, picnics, etc.
GRB HOSPITAL GIFT SHOP 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays. Drop in and see selection of fine gifts.
WHIST AND CRIB at Vasa Lodge, every second Wednesday 7:30 p.m.
QUESNEL SENIORS’ CENTRE BREAKFAST first and third Sundays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
COUNCIL OF SENIOR CITIZENS ORGANIZATION (COSCO) is an advocacy group devoted to improving the quality of life for seniors. Seniors orgs, assoc., wishing to affiliate, or individuals wishing to become members contact Ernie Bayer at 604-576-9734.
ALL CANCELED STAMPS on envelopes needed by Order of Eastern Star for their cancer dressing projects. Proceeds pay for material. Drop-off centres are at the Canadian Cancer Society office or give to clerk at K-Max Video Store.
ELKS DART LEAGUE Looking for more dart players (no experience necessary) to play every Tuesday at 7 p.m. or join our spare list and play off and on. For information call Steven 992-5794 or leave message.
ORIENTATION/EDUCATION GROUP SESSIONS at Addictions Services (Old entrance to hospital). Tuesday 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 992-5189.
SUPPORT RECOVERY GROUP Wednesdays 1:30 – 3 p.m. at Quesnel Addiction Services (old entrance to hospital). 992-5189.
SENIORS ADVOCACY SERVICE 351 Reid Street Tues.-Friday 11 am – 3 p.m. We are staffed by volunteers and appreciate their efforts to maintain our office. If office closed call 992-1567 or 747-8363.