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COMMUNITY

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Wednesday, April 10, 2013 Terrace Standard

Community Calendar

The Terrace Standard offers the Community Calendar as a public service to its readers and community organizations. This column is intended for non-profit organizations and events without an admission charge. Space permitting, items will run two weeks before each event. Deadline is 5 p.m. Thursdays. Fax your event or PSA to 250-638-8432. For complete listings, visit www.terracestandard.com

COMMUNITY EVENTS APRIL 3 – Relay for Life committee meeting takes place from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Terrace Public Library boardroom. For more details, call Michelle at 641-9954 or email mtaylor@ bc.cancer.ca. APRIL 6 – Terrace second annual Small Animal and Poultry Sale from noon – 3 p.m. at Thornhill Community Fair Grounds indoor arena. To register as a vendor, which requires a fee, contact Brittany at hewkos@gmail.com. APRIL 6 – Happy Gang Centre hosts a pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Come one, come all, good eats, good laughs. APRIL 15 – Green Thumb Garden Society will be holding an information session about gardening from 7 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. at the Terrace Public Library. For more information call Barb 635-1758. APRIL 20 – Totem Saddle Club hosts a pub night from 6 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. at Evergreen Pub to raise money for the club. Door prizes, pool tournament. Tickets on sale in advance. For more details, 633-2350 or Martyfcox@ gmail.com. APRIL 21 – Come get a great deal on all gently used kids stuff from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Kitsumkalum Hall. Bring cash and happy shopping!. A few tables still available for rent. Please contact Kim at 635-8600. APRIL 22 – Green Thumb Garden Society will be holding a board and member meeting from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. at the Terrace fire department room in city hall. All board members and garden members welcome. For more information, call Noelle 635 7017 or Barb 635-1758. APRIL 24 – Royal Purple holds its annual grad tea for girls graduating high school from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. APRIL 25, 26 – Dr. Gabor Mate presents Peer Orientation: why children are stressed, why parents and teachers are disempowered and how to restore a healthy balance in adult-child relationships at 7 p.m. Thursday at the R.E.M. Lee Theatre. On Friday at 9 a.m., he will talk about The Biology of Loss: what happens when attachments are impaired and how to foster resilence. Online registration. Free. Sponsored by Terrace Make Children First Network and Coast Mountains School District #82. APRIL 26 – A primer on permaculture and forest gardening from Gregoire Lamoureux of Kootenay Permaculture kicks off a weekend workshop of theory and hands-on experience. from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Bulkley Canyon Ranch in New Hazelton. Admittance

by donation. For more details, contact gallantlaurie@gmail.com or call 250-847-1399 or go to bulkleycanyonranch.org. APRIL 27 – The Terrace Hospice Society and RBC Royal Bank host the second annual Informational Tea from noon to 4 p.m. at the Happy Gang Centre. Everyone welcome to join us for tea and snacks. Free.

PSAS TERRACE LITTLE THEATRE seeks an assistant stage manager to join the crew for its production of Perfect Pie. Duties include prompting actors, organizing and setting props, quick costume changes, communicating with sound booth and giving actors their calls and cues. No experience necessary; we will train you. Attention to detail, punctuality, team player and excellent communication skills an asset. Rehearsals are early evenings and weekends; Please contact Marianne at mbrorup@citywest. ca or 635-2942 from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. THE TERRACE CHURCHES’ Food Bank will be open for distribution from April 15-18. Opening times are 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., in the basement of the Dairy Queen on Park Ave. Those with surnames from A to G should come on Monday, from H to P on Tuesday and Q to Z on Wednesday. Anyone who has missed his day can come on Thursday. Please bring identification for all household members. YOU’LL BE THERE: If you happen to have, or maybe know someone who has, a grad dress, shoes, or anything that may be used by girls in need of a grad dress to attend their prom, it can be dropped off at M&M Meat Shops or you can call Darlene at 975-0789 and arrangements can be made to have any of your donations picked up. If you are in Terrace,  Kitimat or Prince Rupert and are in need of a dress etc., call or text 975-0789 and Darlene will be happy to set up a private fitting for you. KIDS IN CONTROL is a free education and support group for children between the ages of eight and 12, who have a parent with a mental illness. Children meet for 1.5 hours, once a week, for eight weeks. During sessions, children are given information about mental illness as well as an opportunity to develop and practise healthy coping strategies for dealing with difficulties they may be facing. Using crafts, games and interactive learning activities, children have the opportunity to join together in developing healthy attitudes and coping skills. Registrations are currently being taken. For more on this program, call 635-8206 or email terrace@bcss.org or see the bcss.org website. THE TERRACE MULTIPLE Sclerosis Support Group meets every second Wednesday of the

month. To find out the location of the next meeting, call Doug 635-4809 or Val 635-3415. THE TERRACE TOASTMASTERS Club meets every second and fourth Wednesday of the month at the Graydon Securities Building on Keith Ave. (next to Irlybird). For more details, call Randy 635-2151 or Rolf 635-6911. NORTHERN LENSES CAMERA Club meets every third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. at the Terrace Art Gallery. THE SALVATION ARMY holds Toonie Wednesdays every first and third Wednesday of the month – all clothing is $2. All children’s clothing $2 or less is half price. SENIORS TAI CHI at the Happy Gang Centre on Tuesday and Thursday mornings, 8:45 to 9:45. Chase away the winter while building your strength, balance and coordination. Dropin fee. All are welcome. Call Rita 635-0144 or Wendy 635-3847 for more info. HAS YOUR LIFE been affected by someone else’s drinking? Al-Anon can help. Meetings are Sundays at 8 p.m. on the second floor of the Almarlin building at 3219 Eby St. For more information, call 250-635-8181. TERRACE BIRTHRIGHT SOCIETY has closed its pregnancy crisis office. The hot line 1-800-550-4900 will remain available free of charge. PARK CENTRE OFFERS a variety of parenting education and support programs including Infant Massage, Nobody’s Perfect, So You Have the Blues (PPD/PPND Support), Parenting Plus!, Fathers Group, Building Healthier Babies, and Building Blocks. Stop in or phone for more information: 4465 Park Ave, 635-1830, or on Facebook (Programs of the TCDC). THE HOMELESS OUTREACH Program and the Living Room Project provide services at the Old Carpenters Hall on the corner of Davis Ave. and Sparks St. Open Mon. to Thurs. 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Fri. until 2 p.m. ONLINE CHAT FOR youth in crisis or emotional distress – www.northernyouthonline.ca – from 4 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. daily, except Mondays and Tuesdays. This chat supplements the Youth Support phone line 1-888-564-8336, available from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. every day. PUBLIC PRENATAL CLASSES available thru the year. Classes run Tuesdays 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or Thursday 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more info or register, call Park Centre at 250-635-1830. HEALING TOUCH COMMUNITY Clinics continue to be offered. Call Julie for more details 635-0743. Donations accepted.

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APRIL 2013

APRIL 2012

DATE

MAX TEMP °C

MIN TEMP °C

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14.0 15.0 19.0 16.0 13.0 12.0 10.0

-2.0 -1.0 -1.0 3.0 4.0 -2.3 4.0

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DATE

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10.0 7.5 10.5 9.5 5.5 7.5 10.0

2.0 -1.0 -0.5 -2.0 2.0 -1.5 1.5

0.2 0.0 0.0 0.6 8.2 T 0.0

Please be cautious on area highways – shaded areas can be slippery.

APRIL 4 - 20, 2013

PACIFIC NORTHWEST MUSIC FESTIVAL APRIL 5 & 6, BAND APRIL 9 - 12, DANCE APRIL 13 MORNING, DANCE EVENING, MUSIC THEATRE APRIL 14 DAY, CHORAL EVENING, MUSIC THEATRE APRIL 15, CLASSROOM MUSIC APRIL 16 MORNING, CLASSROOM MUSIC AFTERNOON, CHORAL SPEAKING APRIL 17 CHORAL SPEAKING APRIL 18 ORFF APRIL 19 ORFF

APRIL 19, 2013 - 6:30 P.M.

PACIFIC NORTHWEST MUSIC FESTIVAL SCHOLARSHIP NIGHT

APRIL 20, 2013 - 7 P.M.

PACIFIC NORTHWEST MUSIC FESTIVAL GALA

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Look Who’s Dropped In! Baby’s Name: Braxton Aaron Tanner Juba Date & Time of Birth: March 29, 2013 at 12:52 p.m. Weight: 7 lbs. 4 oz. Sex: Male Parents: Mike Juba

Baby’s Name: Faith Marie Wilson Date & Time of Birth: March 20, 2013 at 5:43 p.m. Weight: 9 lbs. 3 oz. Sex: Female Parents: Kayla Holosko & Dakota Wilson

Baby’s Name: Darrick Harry Robinson Date & Time of Birth: March 28, 2013 at 5:50 p.m. Weight: 8 lbs. 12 oz. Sex: Male Parents: Sabrina & Harry Robinson

Baby’s Name: Blaire Raimey Twiname Date & Time of Birth: March 16, 2013 at 1:44 p.m. Weight: 6 lbs. 9 oz. Sex: Female Parents: Charlene Squires & Craig Twiname

“New brother for John”

Baby’s Name: William Henry Butler Harrison Date & Time of Birth: March 22, 2013 at 9:04 a.m. Weight: 7 lbs. 10 oz. Sex: Male Parents: Candice & Paul Harrison

“New brother for Lilly-Mae & Violet”

“New sister for Claire & Ali”

Baby’s Name: Marlaena Hazel Nadeau Date & Time of Birth: February 25, 2013 at 5:19 p.m. Weight: 7 lbs. 7 oz. Sex: Female Parents: Kendra McQuinn & Bronson Nadeau

Congratulates the parents on the new additions to their families.

Terrace Standard, April 10, 2013  
Terrace Standard, April 10, 2013  

April 10, 2013 edition of the Terrace Standard