100 Mile Free Press Wednesday, June 4, 2014
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in the Fischer Place parking lot on June 7 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Refreshments will be available and the draw for the Spring Raffle will be at 1 p.m. If there is inclement weather, the sale will be moved indoors to the cafeteria. Donations welcomed. For more information, call Carol at 250-3956018.
100 MILE q The Alzheimer Society of B.C. is hosting a free teleworkshop – Heads Up: An introduction to brain health – today (June 4), starting at 7 p.m. It is designed for people with dementia, their caregivers and the general public. To connect to the session, phone tollfree to 1-866-9947745, then enter pass code 1122333 when prompted and visit momentum. adobeconnect.com/ alzheimerbc and entering as a Guest to view the presentation online.
100 MILE q The annual Relay For Life will be held in Centennial Park in 100 Mile House on June 7 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Organizers are still looking for teams, donors and volunteers. Folks can register a team at relaybc.com. To learn more about the Relay For Life or to volunteer, call Alaina Fryer at 250-706-8082.
100 MILE q The Peter Skene Ogden Secondary School agricultural class is holding its annual Plant Sale on June 7 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. If there are any plants left, they will open from 9 a.m. to noon on June 8. No early birds. Parking and the greenhouse are behind the school. 100 MILE q The Mill Site Lodge/Fischer Place Auxiliary is holding its annual Yard Sale
100 MILE q The 100 Mile House Branch Library will be partnering with Kenneth Smith; a Lawyer from the offices of Messner Kenney LLP to offer a free information session on the Land Lord and Tenancy Act on June 17 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Following the session there will be time for questions and answers. 100 MILE q The 100 Mile & District Women’s Centre Society is holding its annual general meeting in the upstairs boardroom (475 Birch Ave.) on June 18, starting at 5 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend. Memberships will be sold at the door and they range from $1 to $25.
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The Calendar 100 MILE q The 100 Mile House Branch Library along with Roger Meeks and Denese Hark will be hosting an open house presentation on bee-keeping on June 21 from 1 to 4 p.m. This session will include how to begin bee-keeping, bee friendly plants and a general discussion with questions and answers. There will be an enclosed bee hive to observe live bees. Everyone is welcome. 100 MILE q The Canadian Mental Health Association-South Cariboo Branch is hosting its Third Annual Community Bike Ride fundraiser – Ride Don’t Hide – at the 108 Heritage Site on June 22. Registration is $35, which includes a T-shirt and a barbecue lunch. For more information or to register, go to www. ridedonthide.com. 100 MILE Parent information sessions are held at the Cariboo Family Enrichment Centre. Guest speakers present topics of interest to expectant mothers and families with infant children. Call 250-3955155 for dates and/or more information. 100 MILE q Men’s Night dropin will run on the second Thursday of each month from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Cariboo Family Enrichment Centre (#1-486 Birch
Ave). The evenings will offer opportunities for men to network and meet other men from the community, as well as learn valuable skills to enhance their personal lives and relationships. For more information, call 250395-5155.
who are responsible for the care of a family member with longterm health problems are encouraged to attend to gain new information about programs and services, which can benefit them and the person they care for.
100 MILE q The 100 Mile and District Stamp Club meets on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month from 1-2:30 p.m. in the meeting room at the 100 Mile House branch of the Cariboo Regional District Library. Everyone is welcome, from beginners to experts. For more information call Glenna at 250-3953661.
100 MILE q The South Cariboo Writers’ Guild members welcome writers of all skill levels to join us every second and fourth Thursday in the Program Room at the 100 Mile House Library. Meetings go from 6:15 to 7:55 p.m. and there is no cost or commitment involved. Please see our website at www. southcariboowriters. com for more information.
100 MILE q Toddler Time – babies, toddlers and parents (caregivers) – is available at the 100 Mile House Branch Library on Wednesdays from 10 to 10:30 a.m. The program introduces parents or caregivers and their newborns to 36 months to the pleasure and power of using rhymes, songs, finger plays and stories. 100 MILE q The Caregivers Support Group meets in the basement of St. Timothy’s Anglican Church (corner of the Horse Lake and Blackstock roads) on the second Tuesday of each month at 1:30 p.m. and fourth Thursday of each month at 10:30 a.m. – May 13 and 22. People
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100 MILE q The South Cariboo Lioness Club meets on the second Tuesday of every month at the 100 Mile United Church at 49 Dogwood Ave., starting at 1 p.m. They also hold a potluck lunch meeting at 11:30
a.m. on the fourth Wednesday of every month at the 100 Mile United Church at 49 Dogwood Cresc. Contact Janet Belcourt for more information at 250-395-3550.
Mondays, 6:30-8:30 p.m., and Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Contact Roberta at 250-3954472 or Janice at 250395-2017 for further information.
100 MILE q Creekside Seniors regular monthly meetings are the second Wednesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. in the Creekside Seniors Activity Centre.
100 MILE q 2887 RMR RCACC local army cadets for youths 12-18 years meet Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Youth Training Centre at 5830 Horse Lake Rd. No cost. For more information, call Capt. Kevin Seal at 250-7062446.
100 MILE q The 100 Mile House Red Cross Medical Equipment Loans Service needs volunteers. The service provides those in need with a short-term loan of medical equipment. If you wish to volunteer, call 250-3959092 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. weekdays for more information. 100 MILE q Cariboo Calico Quilters Guild members meet at Creekside Seniors Activity Centre on
GREEN LAKE q Help Us Get Slim (HUGS) meets every Tuesday evening at 6:30 p.m. at 2489 North Bonaparte Rd. Call Elaine at 250456-7391 for further information. FOREST GROVE q Family dining is available at the Forest Grove Legion: Wednesday, wing night; Friday, steak night; Saturday, kitchen is open.
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• Craft Fair at the Hall
Poker Run • Historical Society Garage Sale at the Park Prizes
• 100 Mile Cruzers Car Club (weather permitting) • Kids Zone - Games & Prizes • Roy Rogers & Dale Evans Shooting Emporium • Bighorn Archery Club Demo at Lone Butte Sporting Goods • 4H Petting Zoo at the Hall • Chris the Clown
Lone Butte Rocks is a community event and is proudly supported by these local businesses:
LONE BUTTE, HORSE LAKE COMMUNITY ASSN.
Lone Butte Fire Dept. Furry Friends Pet Grooming
Smith Antiques & Lighting
Lone Butte Historical Assn.
Escott Kitchen & Tops
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Alpaca Farm, Café and B&B
Lone Butte Small Engine Sales & Service
Consignment & Crafts
GARDEN CENTRE & GIFT SHOP
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