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May 22, 2012
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Well, let’s see what is going on!! I have a couple of loads of wood that I cut over the winter, while doing some thinning, that is now all cut and split. I have also been out this spring doing a bit more thinning and patch cutting. I am going to take it easy though until we get a woodlot management plan in place, because that will help set the priorities in terms of what should be done first. For those individuals who own woodlots and want to take some proactive measures to improve the quality and quantity of wood that is growing, there are remarkably inexpensive services available by joining a local wood co-op. For those who just want to sit on their property and let mother nature do her thing, that is fine also, just consider protecting the property through land trusts or easements that will stop future owners from clear cutting what has taken many, many years to develop. Thanks to the dry spells we have had this spring, I have gotten out to do some more work on my woods road. Unfortunately, after just one heavy rain it takes about a week for it to dry out and useable again. My biggest hope, is that before winter, I will have all of the ditching done so that it should only take a fairly short time to dry out and be usable after a heavy downpour. Back in the woods, we are scouting along the roadside for desirable small trees such as spruce, pine and some cedar, and replanting them in areas that are exclusively fir and/or birch. In just a hundred or so short years, the forest makeup of trees should be significantly better. Every time I walk by my dead hemlock remains, I wonder if there is such a thing as “Tree CPR”. If there is, I suspect that the time for which it might work is long past. Oh Sigh!! Outside of the woods, we are doing a bit more landscaping and planting, but nothing major so far. The grand-grand kids are both very cute and lovable, the missus is still annoying and The Jet seems to be following in her foot steps. (Maybe more later.) On the lighter side: 1. Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak 2. He who laughs last, thinks the slowest. 3. Change is inevitable, except from a vending machine. 4. Those who live by the sword get shot by those who don’t. 5. Nothing is foolproof to a sufficiently talented fool. 800
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WesTides - May 22, 2012
Magical music & divine desserts
A fundraiser for “Fresh Start Community Outreach Services” is being held on Saturday, June 2nd 7:00pm at the Hillcrest Baptist Church (476 Lancaster Avenue). The evening will feature Debbie Harrity; Free Spirits (Tom & Mary Noel, Harvey Arbeau, Larry Walsh); SJHS Concert Choir; Doug Losier; Callie Cobham & Sue Duff; Hillcrest Choir; Yeauen Kim Junior Star, NB Music Festival. Tickets ($20 each) can be purchased by calling 635-4122 (payment by VISA, Mastercard, Debit or cash). The mission of Fresh Start is to reduce poverty and homelessness by offering support, education and advocacy to those in need. Thank you for your support. 605
V.O.N. HOME SUPPORT SERVICES
Victorian Order of Nurses offers a wide range of community health care solutions that meet the needs of Canadians. Home Support Services enhance an individual’s quality of life by providing them with the personal assistance and support needed to make them comfortable in their home. Specially trained Home Support workers provide homemaking, personal care and respite care: Homemaking includes laundry, grocery shopping, light house keeping and meal preparation; Personal Care consists of bathing, skin care, dressing, grooming, feeding, exercise & medical supervision; Respite Care: Gives relief to family members or friends who are caregivers to their loved ones. We provide services to clients in the Greater Saint Johnarea. If you are interested in finding out more about our Home Support Services please call our office at 635-1530. 603
WesTides - May 22, 2012
Walks ‘n Talks – Martello Tower
A series of three free talks on the effect of the War of 1812 on Saint John will be given at Martello tower this summer by local history buff David Goss, with the first being held on Sunday, June 17th at 2:30pm. Sponsored by Parks Canada, the talk is free to the public, and will be held on the grounds of the tower which provides a panoramic view of many of the city sites that will be talked in the quest to understand what Saint John was like from 1783 to the outbreak of the war in 1812. The second talk will be held on Sunday, July 22nd and the third on Sunday, August 19th, and will further explore the war period until its end in 1815 using diaries, books, columns, and recollections from archival sources. Full details by calling 636- 4011. 602
Dragon Boat team inviting paddlers
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The Breasts Ahoy Dragon Boat team invites those diagnosed with breast cancer to join us. We paddle once a week in a small lake in East Saint John from May through September. This type of exercise has been proven to increase upper body strength and mobility after breast cancer surgery and treatment in both men and women. Our boat seats 20 paddlers and we are planning “Rookie Nights” for those with no paddling experience. Life jackets and instruction will be provided. For more details, please contact Joyce at 738-3247 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 604
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Canada Day at public landing
Come out and help us celebrate Canada Day! Please come join in on the fun, Sunday, July 1st at the Public Landing Wharf. There will be something for everyone - starting with a yard sale from 8:00am-2:00pm, followed by bingo from 3:00-5:00pm. We will have face & nail painting for the kids, along with a Treasure Hunt. There will also be having a BBQ starting at 11:00am and the grand finale - fireworks over the river at 10:00pm. Tables for the yard sale are $10. If interested in renting a table, call Bonnie at 757-8793. 722
CARD PARTIES AT ST. MATTHEW’S
St. Matthews Women’s Society, Grand Bay, holds card parties (45s) every Thursday starting at 7:30pm. $3 admission and $2 for 50/50. A light lunch is served. Note: May 31st will be the last evening for cards until Fall. 713
WesTides - May 22, 2012
Concert at Harbour view HIgh
IODE Saint John and the 3rd Field Artillery Regiment are pleased to announce a very special concert in honour of the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II to be held on Thursday, May 24th. This concert will feature the 3rd Field Artillery Regiment Band with special guests including student of Harbour View High School, Christopher Lane, Marilyn Williams and others performing music directly connected to the Queen’s coronation and music with a somewhat more indirect connection to Her Majesty. The proceeds of the concert will be for a very special Jubilee project to be announced at the concert. The concert is being held at Harbour View High School beginning at 7:30pm. Tickets ($10) are available by calling 847-3609 or at the door. Wheelchair access is available. 730
KOC BRUNCH & CRIBBAGE
The Knights Of Columbus Council 9176 will be holding their next Brunch on Sunday, May 27th from 10:00am-1:00pm We are hoping all our patrons return for a scrumptious meal at $6/ adults and $4/child and $20/family of five. 702
St. Jude’s Coffee House
The Saturday Night Alive Band will be featured at the Coffee House to be held at St. Jude’s Church (319 Lancaster Street at St. John Street) on Saturday, June 2nd starting at 7:00pm. There will be coffee (provided by Java Moose), sweets and sweet music. Admission by free-will offering. For more information contact Rev. Rob Salloum at 672-4301. All are welcome, come and bring a friend. 735
WesTides - May 22, 2012
DISTRICT 8 STRING PROGRAM
Attention all music lovers with a green thumb! The School District 8 String Program is holding its annual Perennial Sale fundraiser on Saturday, June 2nd at the Family Centre behind St. Rose School from 9:00am-12:00noon. There will be a huge selection of perennials available at great prices, as well as fresh baked goods on the Bake Sale table. Plant donations are welcomed (672-4042 for details). All remaining plants will be 50% off between 11:00am and 12:00noon. Bring a friend to the Plant Sale on June 2nd, enjoy a coffee and a muffin while you browse and support string music in School District 8! 721
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The “Good Time Bowling League” is looking for bowlers for the up-coming season starting September 2012. Singles or couples welcome - we bowl every Thursday night from 6:30-9:00pm at the Saint John Bowlarama, Lancaster Ave. Dues, including your bowling per week and the annual banquet held in May are currently $14. We are a fun league only and do not compete outside our own league. If you are not able to commit to the 33 weeks of bowling, perhaps you could put your name on our “spare” list, to fill in for bowlers that are unable to attend a night(or two). For further information, please call me (Mike) at 738-8619. 717
IODE spaghetti dinner
Come join us for a Spaghetti Dinner in support of the Katie Hazen Mackay Chapter IODE, which will be held on Saturday, May 26th from 4:00-6:00pm at the Lancaster Baptist Church (87 Church Avenue West). The Menu will include: salad, spaghetti and meat sauce (vegetarian sauce optional), fresh bread/roll and dessert – French vanilla ice cream with Mandarin orange sauce. Tickets ($10/person, $5/children 12 and under) are available from any chapter member or at the Benjamin Moore Colour Centre (20 Plaza Ave. Unit 2, near Sobey’s West). 737
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The Saint John
Walk For Memories Sunday, May 27th at 12PM Wolastoq Park located behind Reversing Falls
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WesTides - May 22, 2012
Julia Naomi Marie Finniemore Clifton Royal
Graduating May 17, 2012 from UNB Law and having maintained the Lord Beaverbrook Scholarship for 3 years, Julia will receive her J.D. (Juris Doctor). She has accepted a position articling with Stewart McKelvey in Saint John. Throughout her 3 years at UNB Law, Julia volunteered with Pro Bono Students Canada, The Student Legal Information Clinic, The Family Law Legal Information Program and the Fredericton Legal Advice Clinic.
Well done Julia!
Love from family and friends. An open house will be held May 26 from 1:00pm – 4:00pm at 81 Centreton Road, Clifton Royal.
Best wishes only.
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WesTides - May 22, 2012
VON WELLNESS CLINIC
VON (Victorian Order of Nurses) will be holding free Exercise and Wellness Clinics at the Kingston Parish Hall on Thursday, June 21st and Thursday July 19th from 11:30am-1:30pm. There will also be exercise classes from 10:30-11:30am. These classes will be geared to arthritics and seniors. Free Wellness Screening Clinics blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol testing from 11:30am-1:00pm VON Foot clinics will also be held on these dates from 1:004:00pm ($35). All the VON Office to book foot care appointments at 635-1530. 807
HHS 2002 Class Reunion
Yes, it is that time already! Ten years have gone by and the Hampton High School Grad Class Committee of 2002 would like to invite all graduates from that year to our 10 year reunion to be held on Saturday, June 23rd. Bring your family to our BBQ and games at the Town Square in the afternoon (tentatively 1:00-3:00pm) and then come to an evening of reminiscing at Thandi’s, 33 Canterbury Street in Saint John, at 7:00pm. It will be a great night of sharing memories and catching up with our old classmates from HHS. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 9th, so we can get accurate numbers and check out our Facebook page for updates at “HHS Class of 2002.” Can’t wait to see everyone! 813
Reminder: Orange cemetery Agm
The Annual Meeting of the Orange Cemetery in Kars will be held on Wednesday, May 30th 7:30pm at 3044 Rte 124 Kars. Everyone welcome. We would like to bring to your attention that the Cemetery is very low on funds for upkeep and mowing. If you have family interred in the Cemetery and could make a donation towards maintenance, it would be greatly appreciated. Some of the names on the headstones include: Reicker, Akerley, Brown, Urquhart, Willagar, Logue, Morrell, Day, Jones, etc. Thank you for any assistance you can provide and hope to see you at the meeting. For more information please call 485-2198. 803
Symphony NB Plant Sale
supper in Markhamville
Our Annual Plant Sale, a fundraiser for Symphony New A Roast Beef Supper will be held at the Markhamville Hall (off Brunswick, will be held on Saturday, June 9th at St Paul’s Church Rte 111) on Sunday, June 3rd from 3:30-6:00pm. Cost for the Hall on Rothesay Common, between 9:00am-12:00noon. Come supper is $10/adults and $5/children. 840 and buy from our large selection of perennials, shrubs and trees. We will also accept donations of plants on Friday, June 8th at St. Paul’s Church Hall between 6:00-8:00pm. For more information please call: 693-6819, 672-4042 or 635-4156. 808
Co-Operative Preschool fundraiser
Do you know what Cooperative means? Well, a Co-operative Titus hill cemetery AGM The Annual Meeting of the Titus Hill Cemetery, Titusville will is a group of people who come together in order to share ideas be held in the chapel at the cemetery on Monday, June 11th at and work towards a common goal. In the West Side Cooperative Preschool’s case, our common goal is our kids and our parents! 7:00pm. 818 We want to help all members get a leg up in the world, no matter where they are coming from! All of our parents have gifts they SINGLES & FRIENDS events bring to the Co-op in order to help all of our group thrive! Singles and Friends will be hosting a dance, with music by the David Dow, Principal clarinetist with Symphony New band Sidekick, on Saturday, May 26th at the Chinese Commerce Brunswick, along with Jennifer Shea and Cindy Dutton on piano, Centre on Coburg Street, Saint John. Doors open at 8:30pm will share their love of classical music in an evening of romantic with music starting at 9:00. The dance is open to anyone over clarinet on Saturday, May 26th 7:30pm at St. Mark’s Church (50 the age of 19. Admission $5/members and $7/non-members. Dexter Drive). David is offering up his talents to help his son, Phone 696-1914 or e-mail: email@example.com for more Liam’s (and David’s too!) preschool earn some extra funds in order to purchase new classroom materials: you know - glitter, info about our group. Breakfast for Singles continues every Sunday 10:00am at Holly’s glue, paint, brightly coloured paper lots of itsy bitsy beads and Restaurant in Hampton and weekly volleyball on Wednesday of course Kool-Aid for that most awesome Co-op preschool play evenings 8:00-10:00pm at Rothesay Park Middle School (cost dough - all the things you are grateful are preschool items, not home items! $4) open to all adults - married or single. The purpose of the Singles group is to organize activities for Please join us and see what cooperation is all about! Tickets are single people to participate in and we welcome your input and $10 and are available through Co-Operative members and at the suggestions. Our phone line is 696-1914 for updates as to what is Saint Mark’s Church office. Check us out on Facebook, or call for more information 635-8294. 719 happening and our email is firstname.lastname@example.org. 819
WesTides - May 22, 2012
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2014 marked the 100 anniversary of the outbreak of World War I. New Brunswickers were drawn into that enormous global conflict. Many men and women (nurses) from the farms, villages, mills, towns and fishing villages of New Brunswick joined up and served in the Canadian War effort. These individuals wrote letters home and kept diaries of their extraordinary experiences. I ask for your help in preserving those memorable letters and diaries. I am hoping to gather these documents for a book I am researching. Letters and diaries would be borrowed for research and then returned to their owners. If you have any such letters please contact me at: email@example.com; 506-450-9687 or by mail – Dr. Ross Hebb, 3 Southlawn Drive, Islandview, NB E3E 1A2. 820
PWAC SWNB Writing Contest
The Southwest New Brunswick Chapter of the Professional Writers Association of Canada is holding its first ever postcard story competition. Writers from Atlantic Canada are invited to submit a piece of writing (fiction or creative non-fiction) of no more than 250 words on the theme of Canada: A Postcard Home. Submission deadline is Friday, June 1st and there is a $5/entry fee, payable by cheque or money order made payable to: PWACSWNB. A prize ($25 gift card from Benjamin Books) will be awarded. For more information please Email info@trudykellyforsythe. com for rules or visit the PWAC-SWNB Facebook page. 833
The family of the late
Andrew (Andy) Francis Hughes
would like to express our sincere thanks to our family, friends, neighbours and Pet Corral customers for their kindness during our recent loss. Thank you to those who sent cards, messages, flowers, plants, donations, food, and helped out in any way. The outpouring of support from everyone was truly amazing and it meant so much to us during this difficult time. Thank you to Brenan’s Funeral Home for your personal and professional service. Also to Rev. Bob Mercer and Msgr. Brian Sheehan for a wonderful service. Thank you to Rob Gauthier for the amazing eulogy, the Barnhill choir and Mrs. Salmon, as well as Helen Gollings and Janet Clinton for their beautiful music and support for the girls. And a special thank you to our Pallbearers and Saint John Moosehead Oldtimers Honour Guard.
THE FAMILY OF ANDY HUGHES WesTides - May 22, 2012
Ladies Volleyball League plays at the Carlton Community Centre on Sundays from 3:00-9:00pm (one hour play), for ages 18 and up. For more information contact Jennifer LeBlanc at 755-9081. 606
Salmon Supper - Kingston
A Salmon Supper will be served on Saturday, June 16th at the Kingston Parish Hall with sittings at 4:30pm and 6:00pm. Cost for the supper is $12/adults and $6/youth under 12. Advance tickets advised – only a limited number of tickets will be available at the door. Please contact the Kingston Parish Office to reserve your seat at 763-3183 or by Email firstname.lastname@example.org. 826
Join Dorothy Shephard for a
Town Hall Meeting MAY 28TH 7-8PM at Hillcrest Baptist Church 476 Lancaster Ave. Everyone Welcome!
Dorothy Shephard, MLA
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Yard, Bake, & Plant Sale
The Ladies Group of Saint Columba Presbyterian Church will be holding the annual Yard, Bake & Plant Sale on Saturday, June 2nd from 8:30am-12:00noon at the Church (1454 Manawagonish Road). 720
KC Historical Society meeting
The Kings County Historical & Archival Society, Inc., will hold its next meeting on Saturday, May 26th at the Belleisle Community Hall in Belleisle Creek, starting at 2:00pm. An interesting program is planned, and all are welcome to attend. 830
2012 “Stride for Success” Event
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It’s that time again! T4G’s Future Focus Foundation and Portage Atlantic are recruiting participants for this summer’s Stride for Success charity relay. Stride for Success is the charity portion of Saint John’s annual Run Through History: celebration of green space marathon event, and will take place this year on Sunday, July 15th. Portage Atlantic is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping Atlantic Canadian youth to find freedom from addiction. Funds raised through Stride for Success are used to develop a 3.8km trail at the Cassidy Lake youth residential treatment centre. Here, young people undergoing rehabilitation can get some exercise, breathe in the fresh air, and take some time to reflect on their difficult journey. Physical activity is an integral part the therapeutic program at Portage, and the Recovery Trail will provide a wonderful venue for biking, snowshoeing, running, and other outdoor activities in every season. People of all ages and fitness levels are encouraged to join in this event. The goal is simply to get out, have fun, and support local youth who are working hard each day to turn their lives around. Participants will also have a chance to win some great prizes. This project has received wonderful support from the community over the past two years and is nearing its goal – but it still needs your help to be successful. In order to bring this dream to fruition, Portage Atlantic and T4G are now calling on community members to lace up their sneakers and run or walk on July 15th in support of at-risk Atlantic Canadian youth. For information on how to get involved, contact Portage Atlantic at 472-4847 or T4G’s Karlene Wall at 632-2520. 838
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Grand Bay-Westfield Relay For Life June 8th, 2012
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WesTides - May 22, 2012
As your Councillor Elect, please accept my appreciation for your support. I will do everything in my power to carry out the duties you have entrusted to me. It is my pleasure to serve you. Thank You, Greg Norton
Attention Nature Lovers!
If you have an interest in wild birds, mammals, fish, wildflowers, geology, astronomy or any other aspect of our natural world, why not consider attending a meeting of the Saint John Naturalists’ Club (SJNC) or taking part in our diverse selection of workshops and field trips? The meetings take place on the second Monday of each month at the NB Museum at Market Square beginning at 7:30pm and feature fascinating presentations. Meetings begin again in September. The annual Nature NB “Festival of Nature” will be held in the Saint John region on the weekend of June 1st-3rd. There will be more than 20 field trips with botanists, geologists and naturalists around the Fundy region focusing on everything from insects, birds and butterflies to lichens seaweeds and bog life. There will be workshops on nature photography and trips to gardens and orchards on the Kingston Peninsula, to salmon, sturgeon and marine science centers in St. George and St. Andrews and to unique waterfalls of southern NB. There will be special activities for the province’s young naturalists. Join us for: an “all purpose” nature walk in Rockwood Park on Saturday, June 16th, leaving the Lily Lake Pavilion at 8:30am; a butterfly/dragonfly outing on Saturday, July 21st and a wildflower outing on Tuesday, August 7th. Details to follow on our website. There is no need to be a member - all SJNC meetings, workshops and outings are open to one-and-all. For more information, including memberships, contact Hank Scarth at 216-0624 or visit the website at: saintjohnnaturalistsclub.org 927
Marigold project – photos
The Marigold Project is looking for pictures from students, schools, parents, communities, sponsors former students etc of the last 15 years at any of the 50 sites in South Western New Brunswick (Sussex to St. Stephen) to post on our new website: marigolds.ca. Please contact our website for further information. Tens of thousands of children have planted over 2.5 million marigolds in our communities! 822
Spring coin show
The local Saint John Coin Club is hosting the Spring Coin Show on Sunday, May 27th from 9:30-3:30pm at the Howard Johnson Hotel on Main Street in Saint John. The General public is welcome to bring all coins, gold or paper money in for appraisal or for sale. For more information please contact Tom at ycart@ nb.sympatico.ca or 650-0669. See you there! 936
Carleton Choristers Concert
The Carleton Choristers are happy to present a lively concert of favourite Broadway songs. We’ll be doing Broadway “Our Way”. Please join us on Tuesday, May 29th 7:30pm at Grace Presbyterian Church, 101 Coburg Street. The Choristers are led by Claire Driscoll and accompanied by Christopher Lane. For this concert, the Choristers will be joined by the women’s chorus, Treble Clef, directed by John Hughes and accompanied by Claire Driscoll. Tickets are $12/adults and $10/seniors and students. They may be purchased from choir members or at the door. For more information call 638-9111. 935
WesTides - May 22, 2012
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MULCH TIME AGAIN
Mulch sales abound at this time of year and along with them the hints from most garden centers and landscape bods that the product will render your garden instantly weed free and practically work free. Be not fooled! Quite frankly, working in my garden gives me great joy and a freshly weeded bed provides a lot more satisfaction than a newly scrubbed kitchen floor ever could! Certainly the mulch has a killing effect when laid at about a three inch depth however it’s prudent to bear in mind that what can kill the undesirables can also wipe out the treasures. If your lifestyle dictates the use of mulch, care needs to be taken with the application; a space of at least six inches around the plant or bush, should be left where compost mixed with some well rotted manure can be applied, this insures that there’s enough nourishment for the plant to survive since the mulch will take a lot of nutrients from the soil as it decomposes. Mulch should always be applied after a soaking rain in order to trap the moisture in the soil. I use heavy mulch on pathways and actually recycle the large plastic bags on the surface covered with layers of newspapers and topped of with the mulch. Sadly this method is not suitable elsewhere in the garden. With advancing years the plastic bagged type is infinitely more manageable than the great truck loads that I have used in the past By not using mulch on the flower beds there is better opportunity for plants to expand and a greater likelihood of those wonderful volunteer plants, blown in by the wind or dropped from the heavens by passing aviators; they are always great fun and often provide treasures that could wreck the budget at the local nurseries. This is a great time of year to clean out ponds and care needs to be taken to preserve the wild life in them; a collection of water snails is a valuable asset to keeping things ship shape, so it’s best to lift the leaves with a small plastic rake and sit them down on the surround of the pond, giving suitable time for the livestock to return. Every pond gets overgrown with time and the plant life needs to be reduced to a point where at least 1/3 of the pond is open water. I have just completed that task in a very small pond and was rewarded with the sight of a pair of mallard ducks taking stock of the accommodations! So much good stuff in life is free and it seems to me that the major benefits of hands on gardening are the pure joy of hearing the birds sing and watching plant life come into bloom. Celebrate the good stuff! 805
“Instruments for Peace”
Instruments for Peace is a group that meets every second Thursday of the month at the Church of the Good Shepherd, 668 Manawagonish Road, to explore and promote non-violent solutions to international conflicts. All welcome! 715
PARENTS GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
Healing and Hope for your broken heart ... if you have suffered the loss of a precious son or daughter. The parents support group meets at Family Plus Life Solutions, 199 Chesley Drive, 2nd Floor, the last Wednesday of each month at 7:00pm. For more information call 634-8295. 915
WesTides - May 22, 2012
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SJ-KV RELAY FOR LIFE
We are hoping that your group will become involved in Canadian Cancer Society’s, Relay for Life. One in three people will be diagnosed with cancer, so in all likelihood, we all know someone affected by this disease. As the Luminaries chair for the Relay for Life, I am thankful to be here to help to with this year’s Relay for Life - I am a survivor, and I hope you will join me in this fight! The Relay for Life is an opportunity for all of us to celebrate cancer survivors, remember and honour loved ones lost to cancer and fight back against all cancers. Please consider getting your group involved. The SJ-KV Relay for Life will be held on June 9th from 7:00pm-7:00am at Rothesay High School. Anyone can help by: participating as a team, selling luminaries, sponsoring the event, donating products and services or volunteering. Luminaries are candles that are placed in special bags that bear the names of cancer survivors and loved ones who have lost their battle with cancer. You can dedicate luminaries to remember and honour your loved ones. Luminaries can be purchased at Rothesay High School on June 9th or online prior to the event. Even if you are unable to attend the event, you can still purchase luminaries to pay tribute to your family members and friends who have experienced cancer. At each Relay for Life event, the luminaries are lit during a moving ceremony at dusk. Your luminary and its message will provide light and inspiration for the participants all night long as they walk around the track. The proceeds raised from this event helps fund leading-edge cancer research that is improving cancer treatments, preventing cancer and saving lives; provide vital and up-to-date information on cancer, risk reduction and treatment; offer vital communitybased support services for people living with cancer and their families. For more information contact: Kim Spence, Luminary Chair at 849-3056 or Kim.firstname.lastname@example.org; Dan Fowlie, Canadian Cancer Society at 634-6272 or email@example.com. Your support is greatly appreciated. 601
Reminder: Walk for memories
On Saturday, May 27th the Alzheimer Society of Saint John will be hosting their annual “Walk for Memories” at Wolastoq Park (behind Reversing Falls) starting at 12:00noon. To register and to request a Pledge form please contact the SJ Alzheimer Society in person at 152 Westmorland Road or call 634-8722. Information also available on the website at: walkformemoriesatlantic.ca. 827
50th Wedding Anniversary Join the Celebration There will be an open house on June 2nd from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm at St. George's Church 100 Watson Street West Saint John to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of
Andy & Frances Wylie
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SEA BELLES HOST CONVENTION & CONTEST
Sea Belles Chorus is hosting Harmony, Inc.’s annual Area Convention & Contest in Saint John from May 31st-June 3rd. Six choruses and 10 quartets from the Maritime Provinces will compete for the opportunity to represent our area at the International Competitions in Orlando, Florida in November. Competitions will be held at the Samuel de Champlain Community Centre on Boar’s Head Road on June 1st. The Quartet contest will commence at 12:30pm and the Chorus contest at 8:00pm. These competitions are open to the public. Tickets are $10 for each event and may be purchased at Veronica’s Music Store and Novelties, 82 German Street or from any Sea Belle. If you are looking for a wonderful hobby and love to sing, Sea Belles is the group to join. We practice every Tuesday evening at Forest Hills School from 7:00-9:30pm and look forward to having new members join us. You do not need to read music, you just have to be able to carry a tune and love to sing. You can be a part of Sea Belles Chorus - “ordinary women making extraordinary music”. For more information, please visit our website at: seabelles.ca Seniors Games in SJ The 50+ Seniors’ Games will be held in Saint John June 3rd-8th or our Facebook Page. 973 at various locations in the city. Events will include: Auction 45’s, Bowling, Bridge, Chess, Cribbage, Croquet, Euchre, Golf, Horsehoes, Lawn Bowling, Pickle Ball, Pool, Scrabble, DENIS MORRIS COMMUNITY CENTRE Shuffleboard, Swimming, Timed Walk, Volleyball, Washer Dabber Bingo - every Wednesday evening. Quarter games at Games, Wizard. For the low cost of $25 you can participate 5:30; early bird at 7:00; regular games at 7:30pm. Doors open at in any number of these games, enjoy the Opening Ceremony 4:00pm. – complete with BBQ and musical entertainment, the Awards DMCC Seniors Club – meets every Monday at 1:30pm, Vi Banquet, enjoy the company of old friends and meet new ones. Matheson, President. For more information please contact the Seniors’ Resource Rentals available for all locations, 672-1046. 705 Centre (Brunswick Square, Level 3) at 633-8781. 955
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ANNUAL INDOOR YARD SALE MAY 26th 2012 9AM - 4PM
Trade Used Cleats for Used Cleats Buy Used Cleats* Assorted New Cleats (Leftovers) All license soccer & Adidas ref jerseys All other store items One pair of socks Football, baseball and rugby cleats
$10 per pair $15 per pair $20 & up 50% 15% 50% off with purchase of cleats 25% off
MANY UNLISTED BARGAINS Mon - Fri 10:00-7:00, Sat 9:00-5:00, Sunday 1:00-5:00 * Limited Quantities & Sizes WesTides - May 22, 2012
Class of 1962 Reunion SJVS
Fundraiser for Joshua Group
The Saint John Vocational School “Class of ’62” will be celebrating its 50 Year Reunion on Saturday, July 21st. It’s time to get those registration forms filled out and returned as July 21st is coming quickly. If you misplaced your registration form or we missed you, contact us anyway!!! Classmates from 1961 and 1963 are also invited to come and renew old friendships. The school has an elevator if you find stairs a bit daunting. If you attended “Voc” between 1961-1963 and would like to join us, please, contact Tom Sully 693-3657, e-mail wsully@ nb.sympatico.ca or check the school’s web site at: sjvshvhsalumni. hvbrview.com and follow the prompts (SJVS-Reunions-Class of 1962-2012) for more information. Come and join us. There may be other Reunions, but there will only be one 50th for the Class of ‘62. We are looking forward to hearing from you soon and seeing you in July. 825
The Joshua Group will be holding a Silent & Live Auction at the Phoenix Dinner Theatre from 6:30 to 10:30pm on Saturday, May 26th. Funds raised will be used to help purchase a permanent home for the children served by the Joshua Group, who come from a variety of backgrounds and could all be considered “at risk”. Many of t Along with funds from the auction, $20 from each ticket purchased for the Borderline Crazy Dinner Show will also be donated to the Joshua Group that night. This is a great opportunity to enjoy an evening out and support a local cause at the same time these children and their families reside in unsafe environments where crime is as close as the next doorstep. For more information on the Joshua Group and the good that they do in our community, visit their website at - joshuagroup. ca. 607
PARKINSON SUPPORT GROUPS IN NB
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Parkinson Society Maritime Region now has seven chapters/ SPCA Animal Rescue Bingo has moved from radio to Rogers Cable 10 TV!! support groups in New Brunswick. “You are not alone”. Join us Monday nights on Rogers Cable To find the one nearest you call 1-800-663-2468. 930 10 from 6:30 to 8:00pm. $1 Early Bird Specials, $5 for a Book of 8 Games. Please continue to support the animals at the SPCA Animal Rescue. For more information, please call 642-0929. 916
YMCA “Healthy Kids Day”
On Sunday, June 3rd the Saint John Y is hosting its 3rd Annual YMCA Healthy Kids Day together with YMCA’s across Canada. Designed to help kids and families embrace healthy habits that can become a lifelong practice, this free community event will focus on fun and engaging activities, practical information and simple ways to be healthier in spirit, mind and body. Between 2003 and 2006, the rate of obesity for children and youth in Canada increased 35.7%. Although the YMCA models and incorporates healthy practices into its programs and activities for children and youth year round, YMCA Healthy Kids Day places special emphasis on teaching children, youth and their families about exploring healthy living habits that will make a difference throughout their lives. The Saint John Y will be hosting YMCA Healthy Kids Day from 10:00am until 2:00pm, at the Y Glenn Carpenter Centre located on the Foster Thurston Road. Free activities will include a barbecue, swimming, water trampoline, canoeing, kayaking, hiking the trails, archery, frisbee golf, community booths, face painting, draws for prizes & more! For additional information contact the Saint John Y at 693-YMCA. 925
WesTides - May 22, 2012
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Why Relay is overnight?
“Cancer does not stop for nighttime.” Relay For Life starts at dusk and ends at the next day’s morning. The light and darkness of the day and night parallel the physical effects, emotions, and mental state of a cancer patient while undergoing treatment. The Relay begins when the sun is setting. This symbolizes the time that the person has been diagnosed as having cancer. The day is getting darker and this represents the cancer patient’s state of mind as they feel that their life is coming to an end. As the evening goes on it gets colder and darker, just as the emotions of the cancer patient do. Around 1:00 to 2:00am represents the time when the cancer patients start treatments. They become exhausted, some sick, not wanting to go on, possibly wanting to give up. As a participant, you have been walking and feel much the same way. You are tired, want to sleep, maybe even want to go home, but you cannot. You cannot stop or give up, just as the cancer patient cannot stop or give up. Around 4:00 to 5:00am symbolizes the coming of the end of treatment for the cancer patient. Once again they are tired, but they know they will make it. The sun rising represents the end of treatment for the cancer patient. They see the light and know that life will go on. The morning light brings on a new day full of life and excitement for new beginnings for the cancer patient. As a participant, you will feel the brightness of the morning and know that the end of the Relay is close at hand. When you leave the Relay, think of the cancer patient leaving their last treatment. Just as you are exhausted and weak, so is that person after treatment. But there is hope in the new day! The money raised at Relay will support patient services, lifesaving research, prevention education, and advocacy efforts … and that is why we Relay! Remember: There is no finish line until we find a cure. Please join us on June 8th for night of fun, friendship and fundraising. For more information, please call Melanie Crowley 738-8621 at or Liz Chisholm at 738-8976 or visit relayforlife.ca. 726
Salmon take-out at st. George’s
The St. George’s Church (100 Watson Street West) Hand Bell/ Chimes Choir is sponsoring a Salmon Take-out Dinner on Saturday, May 26th from 3:30-5:00pm. Tickets are $12 each and must be pre-ordered by calling 738-2856. 731
Milford Community Centre news
The Milford Memorial Community Centre (248 Milford Road) will be holding a Flea Market on Saturday, June 9th from 9:00am-1:00pm. Table rentals are available for $10 by calling the Centre at 672-2400 or 635-4822. Admission will be $1 at the door, children 12 and under are admitted for free. The Milford Memorial Community Centre is available to be rented for your upcoming functions, such as birthday, retirement and anniversary parties, as well as weddings, fundraisers and more. For more information please call the Centre at 672-2400 or 608-0329. 714
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Job fest grand prize winner
School Districts 6, 8 and 10 are proud to announce the winner of the April 2nd Job Fest Grand Prize. Amy Reid, a student at Sussex Regional High School, was the lucky recipient of an IPad. This prize was made available through the generosity and support of Job Fest partner, Innovatia. Job Fest is a virtual fair, held annually, which allows students to learn about direct to work and post secondary education opportunities. The event is a joint venture between the districts and Post Secondary Education, Training and Labour. This year Job Fest saw over 2500 grade 11 students from across the southern region participate by visiting an interactive virtual exhibition hall. In addition many students were involved in live mock interviews. Job Fest is one more way for the districts to help prepare our young adults for a bright future in the world of work. 839
L to R: Tracy Friars (Innovatia); Amy Reid (SRHS); Lynn MacDonald (Job Fest 2012).
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MATURE PROFESSIONALS NETWORK IN SJ
“Mature Professionals Network” (MPN) a social networking organization for single adults over the age of 40 has been launched in Saint John. MPN offers a forum to meet and exchange ideas, develop friendships and share common interests. They have a Meet and Greet Social every Friday night, 5:30-7:30pm at the Chateau Saint John, on Rockland Road. You will be warmly welcomed by a MPNSJ greeter who will introduce you to other members. A group of them also go out to dinner after the Meet and Greet. They have already participated in several different activities and are looking forward to a lot more interesting things to do through the seasons. We hope you can find time to join us. 914
Adult Learning Program
Improve your Math & English skills so you can: feel better about your skills; help your kids with homework; prepare to write the GED tests; prepare to take other training; find a job – or a better job. The Community Adult learning program is for you – free classes in Math & English, from lower levels up to GED; Small classes, full-time or part-time; start at your own level and work at your own pace. For more information about a class in your community contact Saint John Kings Adult Learning Inc – Paula (Regional Manager) at 333-5480, firstname.lastname@example.org. 902
SOPHIA RECOVERy CENTRE
Are you female and needing help to deal with your addiction? Sophia Recovery Centre is a non-residential facility for female youth and women recovering from addiction. Our centre is the only one of its kind in NB. It’s a safe place for all women and offers a 12 step spirituality-based program of recovery, professional counseling and many other services. There are no waiting lists and all services are free of charge. Our mission at Sophia Recovery Centre is to help you overcome your difficulties and get your life back. We look forward to speaking with you; 633-8783 and/or you can attend our regular women’s only open AA meetings on Wednesdays at 7:00pm and Alanon meetings Saturdays at 10:30 am - 83 Hazen Street, Saint John. Check out our website: sophiarecovery.com; email: info@ sophiarecoverycentre.com and you can find/join us on Facebook. 907
WesTides - May 22, 2012
WesTides - May 22, 2012
MUSINGS By Debbie Hickey
E NEWS We recently sent out our very first e-newsletter. This is something we have talked about for some time and although the first issue was quite time consuming the response has been positive, with several of our customers even taking the time to email us to tell us so. It is our hope that our advertising customers will find it a useful resource full of all kinds of tips and information, much as we hope these community magazines provide our readers with a whole community of interesting and useful news and events. I sometimes think of just 12 years ago when Mike and I first began Ossekeag Publishing. We took on an office with just three computers, two for creating the publications and one which was hooked up the internet. Most of our editorial came in as hard copy and had to be typed. Ad copy was a hand drawn sketch or occasionally (from companies with a national presence) an “ad mat” that could be scanned. Very little came to us via email. My six year old grand-daughter is always fascinated by how little connection to the bigger world Nana and Grumpy had as kids. I was her age when our family got our first television, with all of one channel and a GREAT test pattern for large parts of the 24-hour day. Interestingly, though, yesterday we watched some of those same cartoons that I saw as a kid . . . thanks to YouTube. Tom & Jerry and Sylvester & Tweety were both big hits. She laughed . . . and then went back a bit to rewatch the funniest section again. Not only was that impossible when I saw them, I also watched them in black and white, a concept completely foreign to her. She is amazed that there was no Dora, no Treehouse and no Barbie. Progress has lots of good in it, but not all change is positive. “The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little.” ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt. 801
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FOR RENT RENOVATED, LARGE, 1 & 2 bedroom apartments, Grand BayWestfield, $500 & $600/month, heat and lights not included. For more information please call 650-3692. NOTICES CRIMMINS POTTERY, The pottery shop is now open for the season! Shop hours: Tue.- Sat. 10am-4pm. Spring Show and Sale on June 1, 2 and 3rd. www.thepotteryshop.ca 763-2324 or visit our facebook page. SAINT JOHN COIN CLUB Coin Show May 27th, Howard Johnson Hotel, Main Street Saint John, 9:30am-3:30pm, free admission. Contact Tom, email@example.com or 506-650-0669. BASIC BATIK WORKSHOP - Learn and create. Day workshop with Van Bree and Natalie Dechene. Lorneville Community Center, June 9 & 10, 2012. Call 633-1250 for more information and registration. RECYCLING BIN SONY 20” COLOUR TV (not flat screen), propane BBQ, working condition. 674-1222. SERVICES OFFERED FREE HEAT, central boiler classic, outdoor wood furnace. Call today 506-435-1661. GETTING MARRIED (BOOK EARLY). Civil weddings performed when and where you choose. Telephone 847-2079. SCRAP METAL DROP Off Site. All car parts, car batteries, lawn mowers, washers & dryers, pots & pans, scrap metal etc. Free junk car and truck removal. Open 7 days/week, 187 French Village Road. Phone 847-3569. God Bless you and thank you for your support. D&J SMITH CONSTRUCTION Excavation Service. Drain tile, septic systems, new home excavation, garage slabs & foundations, landscaping etc., 30 years experience. 635-4059/333-3068. DAVE’S LIGHT TRUCKING & Cleaning Service, junk, garbage, construction & roofing materials, demolition, brush, decks, small moving jobs. 7 days a week. Also picking up unwanted vehicles. 832-3982 or 653-0026. SEWING JOBS DONE for ladies, gentlemen and children. Hems done on pants, dresses etc., other alterations. Non-smoker. Call 672-2599. GROUND BREAKING LTD. Mini excavator, backhoe and dump truck. Experienced crew with full liability insurance. Drain tile, septic system, demolition, landscaping, shoreline work and more. Chris 639-8766 or Matt 651-5172. HAUL AWAY of junk cars, trucks, tractors and farm equipment. Small fee for appliances and small scrap. Drop off site 54 Backland Road, Kingston. 763-2933 or 333-9067. VEHICLES WAYNE’S AUTO WORLD - In house financing. Buy, sell, lease, rent. Owner Wayne Ganong, bus. 738-6777, cell: 647-8777. www. waynesautoworldltd.com, 53 Epworth Park Road, Grand Bay - Westfield. WANTED WANTED .. LOGGING WINCH .. minimum of 5,000lbs pull. Must be in good working order and sell for $2,000 or less. This winch will have a good home and used for restoring the Acadian Forest. No clear cutting or unsustainable practices will be used. Call Mike Hickey at 832-1977 and leave a message if I am not home.
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