Community calendar

Melissa Jenkins
Published on July 22, 2014
What's on the go

What's on the go in Trinity-Conception-Placentia?

Flag raising

There will be a flag raising at the 1910 flag site in Cupids at 12 p.m. Wednesday, July 23 and July 30.

Entertainment and story telling

The Cupids Legacy Centre will host Faerie encounters, fact or folklore, Wednesday, July 23 at 7:30 p.m. It will feature the Baccalieu Players and Vanda Maunder dancers. For more, call 528-1610.

Afternoon tea

The 50-plus club in Bay Roberts on Water Street is celebrating Klondyke days with an afternoon tea Thursday, July 24 at 2 p.m. For more, call Gerald at 786-4588.

Mock disaster

The Bay de Grave regional fire brigade will stage a mock disaster on the grounds of All Hallows Elementrary in North River Saturday, July 26 at 10 a.m. Members of the public are encouraged to view this training exercise that will be carried out in co-operation with the RCMP, Moores Ambulance Service and the Bay Roberts Volunteer Fire Department.


There will be a fundraiser for the Special Olympics July 26 at 4 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus in Carbonear.

Bike parade

There will be a "ruckley mucks and noisy bike parade" Sunday, July 27 at the Cupids Legacy Centre from 1p.m. to 2:30 p.m. To register, call 528-1610.

Heart's Content historic activities

A painting exhibit by the late William Palmer will open at 12:30 at the Heart's Contest cable office July 27. Viewings will take place at historical buildings, the museum will be open and a demonstration of the landing of the cable will take place. A walking tour will conclude the festivities.

50-plus club breakfast

There will be a 50-plus club breakfast on Water Street in Bay Roberts to celebrate Klondyke Days July 27. Begins at 8 a.m. For more, call 786-4588.

Klondyke breakfast

There will be a Klondyke Days breakfast at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 32 in Bay Roberts July 27 at 8 a.m.

Oldtime country music

There will be an oldtime country and bluegrass concert at the Bay Roberts Lions Club July 27 at 2 p.m. For more, call 786-5568.

Walk down memory lane

The St. James Anglican Church in Carbonear is celebrating its 150 anniversary July 27 at 2 p.m. It will consist of old artifacts, minute books and a history tour.

Music night

The Bay Roberts Lions Club will host a Klondyke music night Wednesday, July 30 at 6 p.m. For more, call 786-5568.

Story telling circle

There will be a story telling circle Wednesday, July 30 at 7:30 p.m. at the Cupids Legacy Centre.

Story time

There will be a story time with Andy Jones Friday, Aug. 1 by Perchance Theatre at the Cupids Legacy Centre at 2:30 p.m.

Lobster supper

The Cupids Legacy Centre is hosting its second annual lobster summer Saturday, Aug. 2 at 6 p.m. For more, call 528-1610.

Tea party

There will be a vintage tea party at 2 p.m. Aug. 3 at the Dildo Lions Club.

Visiting author

Jennifer Higgins, author of Perished: The 1914 Newfoundland Sealing Disaster will be at the Cupids Legacy Centre at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3.

Old time country music

The Whitbourne Lions Club is hosting an old time country music event Sunday, Aug. 3 at 2 p.m.

Tom Coddin' in the Gut

On Sunday, Aug. 3, there will be Tom Coddin' in the Gut by the Cupids Legacy Centre. Meet at the centre 10 a.m.

Garden party

The St. John the Evangelist Church in Coley's Point will host its annual garden party Monday, Aug. 4. For more, call 786-6342/786-0555.

Museum and gallery

The Road to Yesterday Museum and the Christopher Pratt Gallery in Bay Roberts are now open daily from 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.. Currently World War I memorabilia on display.

Heritage building opening

The Spaniard's Bay Heritage Society proudly announces the opening of the Wesley Gosse United Church Memorial Heritage building for the summer season. Hours are: Monday - closed; Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10:30 a.m. 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.; Wednesday 2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.; and Sun 12:30-4:30.


The Bay Roberts Public Library is holding an ongoing book sale of both hardcover and paperback books. For more, call 786-9629.

TD Summer reading program

The Bay Roberts Public Library is hosting a TD summer reading program 2014 for children. For more, call 786-9629 or stop in to pick up a kit.

Looking for members

The Carbonear special events committee is looking for members. Interested residents can can call the town hall at 596-3831 for contact details.

Book sale

The Cupids Legacy Centre is hosting an ongoing mammoth book sale. For more, call 528-1610.

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