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OCTOBER 10, 2012

EVENTS / ANNOUNCEMENTS THIS WEEKEND AT Q.C.C. (Oct 12-14) FRIDAY Noon Senior’s Lunch; 7:45 Friday Flicks present, “Le Harve” SATURDAY 10:00-3:00 Explorations in Water Colour; 3:00 Return to Wasilika Book Launch; SUNDAY 9:00 Power Flow Yoga with Lunabelle; 2:30 Fung Chui Piano Duo RETURN TO WASILIKA Book Launch. Saturday, October 13, 3pm., Quadra Community Centre. Celebrate the long awaited sequel to Wasilika by Quadra Author Michael Redican. Readings, draws for books and nibblies. Special Wasilikan cookie for anyone who comes in costume.

“AUTUMN TREES” Image by B. Eckardt

TWO FOR ONE APPETIZERS In the Grand Hall lounge at Tsa-Kwa-Luten available from 3pm to 5pm October 8 to October 27 2012. Buy one appetizer and receive the second or lower priced appetizer FREE!!!! VET CLINIC ON QUADRA – Tuesday, October 9. Phone Kelly at 285-2176 for an appointment. FREE – AMPED ON NUTRITION’S delicious Brain Boosting Smoothie tasters at U of Q – Heriot Bay Pub on October 10 for mental health day. Taste our smoothie and see how easy it is to feed your brain through good nutrition. Smoothilicious! FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12; Earthlings; dance-a-riffic tunes! October 19; The Ray Bennett Band is back, rock, blues, country. Dance the night away. 9pm HBI Pub.

THE FUNG-CHIU PIANO DUO plays QCC on Sunday, October 14 at 2:30pm. Four hands, one piano; exceptional musicality and plenty of personality. Tickets $17 at Hummingbird, Works of H’Art, Music Plant. Door $20. Students 16/under free with adult.

THE SPOOKEN WORD – If you love Halloween; come to the Community Centre on October 19 at 7pm for an evening of autumnal romance. Skits, reading and music by some of Quadra’s best musicians, writers and actors. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20: Sierra Quadra presents the film premiere of ‘Surviving Progress’. Join us for our first event of the season at the Quadra Community Centre, 7:30pm. Admission is by donation, refreshments will be served. Doors open at 7pm. HERONS DINING ROOM will be closed at noon for a private function Saturday, October 20. The pub will be open from noon until 9pm for delicious meals and then on into the evening with open mic and Mo!

DINNER JAZZ at the Heriot Bay Inn with Noelle Maffin and Steve Smith on Sunday, NEXT WEEK AT Q.C.C. (Oct 15-19) October 21 from 6 to 8pm in Herons. MONDAY 8:30 Low Impact; 10:00 Parent Reservations highly recommended. 285& Tots (new time); 10:00 Yoga with 3322. Josephine; 3:00 Sing for Pure Joy; TSA-KWA-LUTEN IS OPEN DAILY for 4:00 Chess; 5:00 Karate; 6:00 Weight Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Main lodge Watchers; 6:30 Vision Board 7:00 Garden accommodation until October 27, 2012. Club; 7:00 “If you were ever to die”; Prime Rib Wednesdays, Kids Eat FREE TUESDAY 9:00 Yoga with Brenda; 10:00 Thursdays (some restrictions), Seafood Spinners & Knitters; 10:30 Nia; 2:00 dinner with Thievin Brothers on Fridays. Climbing Wall for Kids (ages 4-7); 3:00 Cottages and RV Park year round. Climbing Wall for Kids (ages 8-12); 5:00 Reservations 250-285-2042. Yoga with Brenda; 5:10 Zumba Gold; 6:20 Zumba; 7:30 Folk Dancing; WEDNESDAY FIREWORKS ON BLENKIN FIELD 9:30 Yoga with Carol; 10:00 Physio; October 31 at 8:30. Please donate 11:00 Moms & Babes; Noon Community at Quadra Recreation Society Box 10, Kitchen; 1:00 Tai Chi; 8:00 5 Rhythms Q.Cove. Phone 285-3243 for more info. Dance; THURSDAY 9:00 Body Sculpt; THANKS EVERYONE for a very successful 9:00 Yoga with Brenda; 10:00 Parent and 2012 Mushroom Festival. The Heriot Bay Tots; 5:00 Yoga with Megan; 5:00 Karate; Inn is proud to take part in this wonderful 6:30 Singers; 6:30 Belly Dancing; 7:00 community event. Photo Class; FRIDAY 8:30 Low Impact; 7:00 “The Spooken Word” MISPLACED YOUR FLYER? Tru Value specials – for both the Heriot Bay and CASTLE PRINTING prints every edition Q-Cove stores – can be viewed online of the Hungry Eye. every week at

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EVENTS CONTINUED HAVE YOU BEEN TO WORKS OF H’ART to see the bright new fall items? The ultimate recycled table courtesy of Tru Value? Thanks Darcy for that and Hal for his always amazing refinishing! Welcome Miekelily vanOrden and your beautiful jewelry!

With your help we can save the heart of Quadra Parks. Please donate today! Go to Quadra Island Conservancy, Box 202, Heriot Bay

SUBMIT YOUR AD ONLINE! Classified ads can now be submitted through the Hungry Eye website. It’s easy: count your words, select the number of weeks you’d like your ad to run, and pay online. You’ll receive a receipt in your inbox. Check the Hungry Eye website to learn more and submit your ad:

FOUND - pair of prescription eye glasses in parking lot near the green at Rebecca Spit Tuesday evening (October 2). Contact 285-3612.

Classified ads can still be submitted at the gas station, but exact change is required. 1–40 words $6.25 + hst ($7.00 total); 41–80 words $15.17 + hst ($17.00 total).


U OF Q! WEDNESDAY, October 17; Tree identification with Lunabelle LoiseuaT rembley ... October 24; Overcome the fear of flying with Michael Lynch! 7pm. HBI. Pub education from your neighbours, Oh ya!

CAMPBELL RIVER WELCOMES Dr. Colleen Hartwick, ND. As a Naturopathic Doctor, my ultimate goal is to provide my patients with the foundations for health so that you feel better and live healthier. Using a combination of herbal medicine, acupuncture, homeopathy, diet and lifestyle counseling, I work with my patients to address their individual needs. Appointments are being scheduled at Rivercity Therapeutic Centre Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. To book now, call 250-287-4046

FALL YOGA CLASSES with Brenda Dempsey at QCC Room 3 for everyone – beginners to intermediate. Ongoing Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 to 10:30am and 5 to 6:30pm. Drop in $12 and $10 ongoing. Contact: 285-3054 or

PERSON, PLACE OR PET? We don’t mind! The Eye’s “Island People & Places” isn’t just for kids. Use it for special birthdays, anniversaries, births, marriages, new business start-ups, etc. No charge. Please send your submission ideas to michelle@ Please include: a high resolution digital photo plus a very brief blurb when appropriate (60 word max.) Please do not submit advertisements for businesses to “Island People & Places.”

ALL FOUND ITEMS RUN FREE (once only/40 words or less) in the Hungry Eye. Deadline: before 6 pm Mondays at the gas station or email michelle@thehungryeye.


STRANDED HAIR DESIGN – Brandi will be away on vacation from November 10 to 24. It’s time to start booking ahead for your holiday season appointments. Available Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays – Call 285-2055.

THE BEAT GOES the Landing Pub. Sunday, rain or shine. The Blue Kats and Friends are jamming 3–7pm. Food and beverage specials every week. Come and join us and have some fun. No bad days!


TOTAL BODY FIT WITH MARION. Cardio, Weights, Core and Spine-stability, Flexibility. A fun Fitness Class for all levels. New session starts October 11, QCC Thursdays 9-10am, 8 sessions, $69. Email to register. COUPLES WANTED for exclusive group on Quadra. Is his Buddha belly getting in the way? Are her love handles no longer lovely? Have there been too many BLT’s (bites, licks, tastes)? You both need Weight Watchers. Mondays from 6-7pm at QCC.

GARAGE SALES 646 MAPLE ROAD, HERIOT BAY – Saturday, October 13 – 9am to 2pm – Quilters: cottons, notions, table – dressers – lots of books – bathroom vanity – snowboard – clothes and much more! INVITE ALL OF QUADRA to your garage sale for $7 with an ad in the Hungry Eye!

THE HUNGRY EYE is published each week by THE HUNGRY EYE (Michelle Simms van Orden), printed on Quadra Island by Castle Printing & distributed free to Quadra mailboxes Wednesdays. The deadline for ad submission is 6 PM MONDAY for Wednesday’s publication. Also available online: FOR CLASSIFIED ADS: Submit your ad online ( or pre-pay at the Petro-Can Station (Village Square) 7 days a week! Classified ad pricing: up to 40 words $6.25 + hst ($7.00 total); 41-80 words $15.17 + hst ($17.00 total). Max. 80 words for classified ads. Please count your words. Contact Michelle Simms van Orden at 587-987-5358 about display ads or inserts which are not processed through the gas station. Please do not leave display ads/inserts/or their payments at the gas station. NEXT DEADLINE: The Hungry Eye reserves the right to refuse advertising. More ads than space? Time-sensitive ads take priority when space is tight. Before 6 PM MONDAY WITHOUT PREJUDICE. No responsibility is undertaken for any errors or omissions.

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HELP WANTED THE QUADRA ISLAND Recreation Society seeks an Office Admin Assistant on a short-term contract basis. Email info@ for a job description.

SERVICES EVOC BEAUTY IS OPEN. Come in and see the new and improved space. I’m working Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Call Julie at 250-202-3609 for an appointment.


Chris Phillips 285-3040

KOSMIC KAFETERIA Creative Catering (cell) 202-6200 Midsize CAT Excavator (thumb & blade) and Culinary Services. Booking now for Tandem Hooklift Dump Truck TAHOE STAR EDITION TRAILER – 32’ x Christmas. Staff or private home parties. 8’ – two separate units. Fully furnished. We’re cooking! Call 285-2171. GOT ACHES, NEED TO REALIGN, take a Used for movie production. Fridge, heat, load of stress off of your joints and mind? a/c, AC power - $3900! Call 285-2099 Have a gentle relaxation or therapeutic WHOOPS! I donated a bathroom counter massage (myofascial release, lymph to the Philippine Connection garage drainage, hot/cold stones), breathing and sale, but forgot to include the drawer. remedial exercises. Flexible hours – Leslie Complete Construction Services Available at 285-3160. MacGregor RMT 285-2054.

Site Preparation to Design & Building

18’TRAVEL MATE 5TH WHEEL-Shower, fridge, stove and furnace all work. Had water damage which has been fixed- does NOLE CREEK SAWMILLS: milling, not leak. Call 250-287-0467 moulding, kiln drying, all to your specific requirements. Speciality beams to 32 ft, FOR SALE: Wagon load of potatoes siding, flooring & much more. Your logs involved in rescue operation. Slightly or mine. Free local pickup and delivery. damaged. Cheap. See Farmer Yatlor Call Greg 285-2762 Website: www. at the Retur n to Wasilika Book Launch. Saturday, October 13, 3pm., Quadra Community Centre. GUTTERS. GUTTERS. GUTTERS.


GOOD STUFF TO KNOW A Canadian-made drug may decrease the risk of stroke by making the brain more resilient to a lack of oxygen, according to a new study. Patients who were given the drug NA-1 saw significantly fewer brain lesions following brain surgery—which carries a risk of stroke—compared to a placebo group. Researchers also found that the drug was safe, with just two incidents of low blood pressure in the group that received the treatment. The findings were published Sunday in the international journal The Lancet Neurology. Read more at

Hungry Eye Trivia October is a busy month! In Canada and/or the US, October is…Adopt-AShelter -Dog Month, Class Reunion Month, Frugal Fun Month, National Crime Prevention Month, Family Health Month, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Positive Attitude Month, National Seafood Month, National Dessert & Cookie Month, Popcorn & Popcorn Poppin’ Month, National Pork Month, Stamp Collecting Month and National Chili Month. Whew!

Excavating, Trucking, Rock, Sand, Crush, and Gravel.


AVA I L A B L E D E C E M B E R 1 . T w o bedroom, top floor of well-maintained 2-storey view home on lower Quadra Loop. Ground level entrance; custom kitchen, wood details throughout, w/d. Electric heat. No smoking, adult oriented. THE WATER GUY: Water systems $800/month plus utilities. References by certified environmental operator. required. Kathie 285-3056 or kathie56@ Well water analysis: sales, service and installation of: ultraviolet treatment systems: filtration products; pumps, SHARED RENTAL OF A 2 BEDROOM pressure & well equipment; specialty house on the beach. Great roommate pump sales. Quadra, Cortes and beyond. conditions as bedroom/bathroom is in Q-Cove, 285-3744/830-3744/email: separate wing of house. Bed/bath/walkin closet all have skylights. Gorgeous woodstove, w/d, dishwasher etc. $500. SIGNS, PICTURE FRAMING and simple Call 285-2082 Engraving at Waypoint Signs beside Quadra Builders. Tuesday -Thursday, 9 AVAILABLE NOVEMBER 1, second story – noon and 1 – 4 pm. (look for OPEN sign bachelor suite on lower Quadra Loop. on other days). Appointments possible to Clean and bright; view. Shared W/D. suit your schedule. Friendly, efficient, Baseboard heat. No smoking; no pets. personalized service with quality products $350/month plus utilities. kathie56@ at affordable rates. 285-2815 & info@ or 285-3056 weekends. ROOM FOR RENT IN DOWNTOWN Hedefine Contracting, Discovery Islands’ roofing specialists, does 5”, K-style continuous gutters. Island convenience. Call 285-2866 for all your roofing and gutter needs.


Quathiaski Cove. Use of kitchen, living room, bathroom etc. No smoking, no drinking, no pets. Garden space available. $200/month. Call Joyce Sheppard 2853827 or Lynda Bell 285-3205.

Learn more at

NEWLY BUILT, BRIGHT, one room cabin w/ kitchenette and 3 piece bathroom. Non-smoking, no pets. $400/month includes utilities. 285-3783.


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PRICES EFFECTIVE October 10 - 16

While Quantities Last

island Grocery Stores

We reserve the right to limit quantities on our advertised items.










Navel Oranges




Ice Cream Assorted



$ .99


$ .99

All Varieties




Rice Cakes Assorted

2 for $3



2 for $3



Noodle Bowls

Assorted 680ml



CASCADES 100% Recycled



LIBERTÉ Mediterranee











4 Pack

French or

2 for $7 750g


Q. COVE 250-285-3391



Olympic Mix


Nut Thins Assorted 2 for $4

Store Hours - Both Stores Every Day 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. HERIOT BAY 250-285-2436


Cranberry Coconut



79¢ Bits & Bites




Bottle Returns in October will be Donated to Halloween Celebrations

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Chicken Strips

Bathroom Tissue Harvest Grain Baquettes $6.99 $3.49 1.35Kg 12 Roll



$ .59 250-275g


$ .99

ROGERS Large Flake or Porridge


Breakfast Boost




Pasta Sauces

2 for $6 Pkg of 6


Soft Margarine

HUNTS Thick N’ Rich








with olives


10% Half ‘N Half






Monterey Jack



Pasta Salad



$4.99 Greek



Wieners 375g









Yellow Potatoes


Strips or Nuggets




Apples $4.99

Family Chops Pak

FREYBE European


Pork Sirloin

Chicken $2.49





Prime Rib

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October 10, 2012

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