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An American citizen of Palm Desert who spends six months of the year here, Cindy Valley is an expert quilter whose works will be displayed in Bridge Lake Library’s Community Showcase for June. A member of the Log Cabin Quilters, Cindy says: “I’ve quilted for 13 years and it’s become a really interesting hobby. I’ve given a few classes and my display will [include] purses, wall hangings and quilts.” Cindy’s works of art are also often entered in Bridge Lake Fair. Sad passing Deka Lake was deeply saddened to learn of Andy Nixdorf ’s passing, May 17, at the age of 57. Sincere sympathy is extended to his mother, Jean, and all their extended family. A memorial celebration

Farewell planned Shari Stear has announced that a “Farewell to Bob” will be held at Deka Fire Hall on June 14, starting at 1 p.m. A well-known Deka firefighter, and poker player, Bob Warner passed away suddenly from a heart attack on May 10. Celebrations Many congratulations on their 80th birthday today (June 4) go to both Sophia Dunne and June Forsberg; and happy 87th birthday to Lorraine Faessler for

June 8. Wedding anniversary congratulations are sent for June and Vince Forsberg’s 61st on June 8; and for Dolores and John Frame, and Sally and Jake Laagerwerf who both celebrate 58 years on June 9. Calendar Call the writer for contact numbers. • Bridge Lake Community School (BLCS) Book Club meets for lunch at noon, June 7. Call Pam at 250-5932264 for venue. • Bridge Lake Community School meets 7 p.m., June 9 at the school.

Bring in your unfinished projects! June 7th • 10:00am Drop in fee $5.00

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An authentic live tribute to Don Messer’s Jubilee hosted by Canadian Fiddle Champion Scott Woods & Band and featuring Cape Breton Tenor Tommy Leadbeater (as Charlie Chamberlain). Old Time Fiddle Music, Step Dancing,Trick Fiddling, Family Humour and More!

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The Cedar Crest Society for Community Living is granting a scholarship to a graduating student from Peter Skene Ogden. Graduating students who are interested in applying may request more information by contacting the Society at 250-395-4643 or by mail at Box 1197, 100 Mile House, B.C. V0K 2E0 In order to qualify, candidates need to plan post secondary education at an institution approved by the Society and meet application deadlines. The scholarship will be awarded to a graduating student who has made a significant contribution to the integration of persons with developmental disabilities in the school or community; Or to an individual who is pursuing education in a field supporting person with disabilities: Or to a Student with Special Needs. Deadline for Applications is JUNE 13, 2014.

Books for Babies program gives out over 350 book bags every year to new parents! Children love to be read to by their parents. CCPL is always looking for donations of books for both the Bright Red Bookshelf and Books for Babies. This program is made possible with several community partners. If you can help please call us and make a difference in a young family’s life.

Become a Lifelong Learner! Melody Newcombe - 250-945-4199 Operations Support Worker Janette Moller - 250-392-8161 Operations Manager Bruce Mack - 250-392-6867 CCPL President

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What’s On Here’s a convenient listing of upcoming arts, entertainment and cultural events by non-profit groups in the South Cariboo. To be included, call 250-395-2219 at least one week before the event.

• June 5-7 – The 100 Mile House Branch Library will be hosting its annual Spring Book Sale in the program room – May 5 (10 a.m.-7:30 p.m.) and from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on June 6-7. Get some great deals on used and donated books. There is something for everyone, and folks can enter their names in for a draw to win a gift certificate. • June 6 – The Royal Canadian Legion Branch #260-100 Mile House is holding its Red Friday Windup Dinner and Dance to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of D-Day. Doors open at 5:30 with a steak dinner at 6 and dancing to The Classmates starts at 7 p.m. Admission is $15. • June 6 – The Lac la Hache Community Coffee House will be held at the Pioneer Centre, starting at 6:30. Come out and enjoy a great variety of entertainment. There is no admission fee. • June 7 - The annual Relay For Life will be held in Centennial Park in 100 Mile House 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. • June 8 – The 100 Mile House Community Band will present a concert at Martin Exeter Hall, starting a 2 p.m. The program will offer a number of solos, ensembles and concert band music. The band will also put on its jazz hat and feature a selection of old favourites of Big Band music. Admission is by donation. After expenses, a contribution will be made to the South Cariboo Health Foundation. • June 9 – The Heart and Stroke Foundation Big Bike will be in 100 Mile House and the foundation is looking for teams. The 29-person bike will be at Save-On-Foods at 11:30 a.m. and teams will pedal for a two-kilometre tour. For more information or to register, go to bigbike. ca, or call Lisa Verity at 250-372-3938. • June 10 – The 100 Mile House Branch Library is hosting a Father’s Day Craft for children five to 12 years of age from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Pre-registration is required. • June 11- The public is invited to Peter Skene Ogden Secondary School’s annual Amnesty Concert, starting at 9 a.m. The concert features a variety of performances with basic human rights, such as freedom of speech and the right to education, as a theme. Admission is by a donation of canned food or cash, with the proceeds going to Amnesty International. • June 14 – The 100 Mile Performing Arts Society and the Williams Lake Studio Theatre Society are sponsoring a theatre workshop, A Play in a Day, at Martin Exeter Hall in 100 Mile House starting at 10 a.m. The workshop is for people who are interested in acting, being a director or stage manager/technical assistant. There is a $20 fee, which includes dinner. Preregistration is required by June 7. For more information, call Bruce at 250-395-7700 or Kathy at 250-395-8836.

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