| Administration Office: 827-3362 | Public Works: 827-3610 | Recreation Centre: 827-2446 | FCSS: 827-2296 | Tourism Centre: 827-3300
ext. 21 | Receptionist Judith Coughlin Community Focus Weekly is a supplement ext. 23 | Accounts Payables, Receivables, & Tax Clerk Louise McMann to the quarterly newsletter publication ext. 24 | Payroll Clerk Diane Fournier created by the Town of Grande Cache. ext. 25 | Chief Financial Officer Carolyn Ferraby ext. 27 | Manager of Economic Development & Tourism Tara Wignes For a copy of the current newsletter please visit our website below . ext. 28 | Marketing Officer VACANT ext. 30 | Development Officer Debbie McCann ext. 31 | Executive Secretary Lisa Brown ext. 31 | Chief Administrative Officer Darren Ottaway ext. 33 | Mayor Louise Krewusik
November 11th, 2008
Community focusweekly For Water & Sewer Utilities please contact Public Works
Next Regular Council Meeting ‐ November 12th @ 9:00am
THERE IS SUPPORT!
SO YOU FEEL YOU HAVE NOTHING TO DO?
Friday Night is Movie Night Join us Friday’s at 9pm for a movie in the lobby of the Rec. Centre. New and old titles will be played. Film ratings will be enforced so call ahead or check our website for movie details.
Lighting of Rocky the Ram Park Thursday, November 27 at 7:00 p.m. at the Provincial Building Parking Lot. Enjoy an evening of music, hot chocolate, baked goodies, and mush more. Be a part of the lighting of the downtown square as we get set to welcome the holiday season. Don’t forget to dress warm!
2008 Holiday Light Competition Hosted by the Grande Cache Arts and Culture Committee. Recognition for top displays of holiday decorations and lights in the categories of Best Street, Industrial, Eco‐ Friendly & Overall. Entry Deadline: December 1st. Entry forms are available at the Recreation Centre, Town Office or at www.grandecache.ca. You must be entered to participate. Judging Date: December 10th Winners will be announced on December 14th at our Christmas Holiday Celebration. Call 780‐827‐2446 for more information
Drop‐In Activities Volleyball Tuesday Nights: 6:30‐8pm until December 16 *Excluding Remembrance Day Basketball Wednesday Nights: 7 ‐ 8pm until December 17th
Try a Sport Tuesday
A Support Group has been formed by F.C.S.S. and AADAC for people who are Ages 9‐12 years, 3:45 ‐ 4:45 p.m. affected by loved one’s misuse of drugs November 18 ‐ December 16 and alcohol. The group offers a chance to Sign up at the Rec Centre for $10.00 Based on the successful European model of share and learn about addictions. Held sports schools and the Canadian Sport for Life every Tuesday from 6:30 ‐ 7:30 p.m. at document, we will encourage our participants the F.C.S.S. Office. Contact Joan at to explore a number of sports and activities. 827‐2296 for more information. (After School Program)
Nov. 12 ‐ Fear Factor 6:30 ‐ 8 p.m. Nov. 17 ‐ So you think you’re better than a lifeguard? 6:30 ‐ 8 p.m. Nov. 21 ‐ Teen Swim 11 p.m. ‐ 12 midnight Nov. 26 ‐ Break from winter tropical theme 6:30 ‐ 8 p.m. Dec. 1 ‐ My friend is better than your friend 6:30 ‐ 8 p.m. Dec. 19 ‐ Teen Swim 11 p.m. ‐ 12 midnight Jan. 16 ‐ Teen Swim 11 p.m. ‐ 12 midnight
SPECIAL CHRISTMAS MARKET November 15 from 11am‐4pm Get ahead of your Christmas shopping. This special Farmer’s Market includes turkeys from Ridge Valley Colony, candles from Salt City Candles and Partylite, fresh baked goods, homemade crafts and much more.
Swim Lessons: Nov. 18 ‐ Dec. 18, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10 ‐ 11 a.m. & 5:30 ‐ 7 p.m. (half hour classes). $31:00, Register at the Rec Centre.
Geo‐caching is an outdoor treasure hunting activity in which a GPS (global positioning system) is used to find caches filled with small th treasures. On Saturday November 15 , come down to the Rec Center and give geo‐caching a try. For $3 per person we will provide you On Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning with the use of a GPS and the option of October 16th the Grotto will be open for an all completing a short or long course. This is an ages drop‐in from 3:30 to 5:00. Anyone can come all ages activity, although children 10 and down after school to learn climbing techniques under should be accompanied by an adult. and participate in challenges and games! There will be two start times with the first