ext. 21 | Receptionist Judith Coughlin ext. 23 | Accounts Payables, Receivables, & Tax Clerk Louise McMann ext. 24 | Payroll Clerk Diane Fournier ext. 25 | Chief Financial Officer Carolyn Ferraby ext. 27 | Manager of Economic Development & Tourism Tara Wignes ext. 28 | Marketing Officer Sean Kinney ext. 30 | Development Officer Debbie McCann ext. 31 | Executive Secretary Lisa Brown ext. 31 | Chief Administrative Officer Darren Ottaway ext. 33 | Mayor Louise Krewusik
| Administration Office: 827-3362 | Public Works: 827-3610 | Recreation Centre: 827-2446 | FCSS: 827-2296 | Tourism Centre: 827-3300
Community Focus Weekly is a supplement to the quarterly newsletter publication created by the Town of Grande Cache. For a copy of the current newsletter please visit our website below or stop by the administration office.
September 2nd, 2008
Community focusweekly For Water & Sewer Utilities please contact Public Works
Next Regular Council Meeting ‐ September 10th @ 9:00am
Tourism Centre Notes
So you feel you have nothing to do?
Terry Fox Run
Grande Cache Arts & Culture Committee Presents:
Rhyme Rustler: The Ballad of Robert Service
A Dinner Theatre November 8, 2008.
Watch for upcoming information on tickets! Be sure to pick yours up early as this will be a popular event! Watch here for more!
Please note that on September 1, 2008 the Tourism & Interpretive Centre returned to regular summer hours:
Sunday, September 14th Join us in supporting this worthwhile cause! Call the Recreation Centre @ 780.827.2446 for more details on the upcoming run.
Monday to Sunday 9am to 6pm
Be sure to come by the centre and browse Preschool Registration Packages will be available at the Front Desk of our great selection of maps, books, hiking the Rec. Centre starting TODAY. Completed accessories, jewellery, gifts, and more!
It is almost Fall! packages can be dropped off at the Recreation We are now accepting REGISTRATION for fall Centre any time after that date. Please call fitness classes and programs. Consult your Sheri at 780‐827‐2446 for more information. Community Focus newsletter or the website for class times and dates. Unfortunately we are not Swim for Life Swimming Lessons able to offer Cardio‐kickboxing as advertised. Class #1: September 23rd to October 23rd Sorry for any inconvenience. Class #2: November 18th to December 18th Classes run every Tuesday & Thursday Final Farmers Markets 10:00am – 12:00pm half hour classes Hurry down for the last markets of the season! 5:30pm – 7:00pm half hour classes The next Farmer’s Market is TODAY from Cost for either class is $31.00 11am‐2pm in the Recreation Centre lobby. There will be Fresh Baked Goods, Crafts, Train to be a Lifeguard! Chickens, Meat, Eggs, Produce and much more! Bronze Medallion / Bronze Cross September 23, 25, 30 & Oct 2 (4 classes) Registration Round‐up 5:00pm – 9:00pm Cost:$120.00 Join us September 11th from 6‐8:30pm in the Prerequisite: 13 years or older for medallion. Curling Rink to learn more about great 14 years or older for cross. activities and clubs in town. Register or just October 14 – November 6 gather information. Confirmed groups National Lifeguard Service (NLS) certification attending are: Grande Cache Curling Club, Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:00pm – 9:00pm Otters Swim Club, Minor Hockey, NLS certifications costs $250.00 Figureskating Club, The French Academy, Prerequisite: Must be 16 years or older, have Soul Rhythms Dance Centre, F.C.S.S, completed your Bronze Cross and First‐aid. Minor Ball and Power with Motion.
Public Works Notes
The Landfill will be temporarily closed on Friday, September 5th, 2008. Contact Public Works for more information.
There are NEW Orange Recycle Bins at the landfill. Please ask the landfill attendant for assistance with the new bins if needed.
It’s Back to School!
Mayor, Town Council and Staff of the Town of Grande Cache extend best wishes to students, teachers, and staff in the upcoming school year. We wish you a rewarding year filled with many great experiences and achievements!