Knights of Columbus
The A/B E.P. Roche Assembly of the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus will hold their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, January 27th in the meeting room of the Mary Queen of Peace Church on Torbay Road. All Sir Knights are invited and encouraged to attend. Rosary begins at 7:30 PM, meeting will follow. Sir Knights are reminded to bring their 3rd Degree card and their 4th Degree card to the meeting.
All Saints Parish (Foxtrap)
Ways and Means Committee of All Saints Parish, Foxtrap, will be hosting a New Years Luncheon on Thursday, January 29th at 12:30 PM downstairs in the Parish Hall. The luncheon consists of a cold plate and dessert followed by a game. Come along and enjoy a delicious meal and a fun afternoon. Tickets can be obtained by calling Barb 834-4795 or Sandra 834-4627.
Ice Fishing with Bob!
The program Bob is running during January 31st to February 1st to teach adults, families, kids, whoever wants to get involved, the basics of ice fishing. It will take place at the Suncor Energy Fluvarium at 5 Nagles Place. It is Ice Fishing 101 designed to teach ice safety with the Canadian Red Cross, dressing for the weather, fishing tips and Bob’s tricks. You will get to watch auguring and fishing demonstrations, make your own ice fishing rod to take home and if Long Pond is safe and solid, try it all out on the ice!
Program runs approximately 60-90 minutes. Prepaid registration is required and non-refundable.
Tutor Training Workshop
Would you like to volunteer to help another adult learn to read and write? If you can read, you can tutor.
Teachers on Wheels will be holding a day-long tutor-training workshop on January 31st. Call Tom Dawe for details at 738-3975.
Church of the Good Shepherd Salmon Dinner with Silent Auction
Church of the Good Shepherd will hold a Salmon Dinner and Silent Auction at 7 PM on January 31st at the Reid Centre in Mount Pearl.
Ticket are available from the Church Office, 111 Richard Nolan Drive in Mount Pearl. Call 747-1022.
Benefit Concert (Heart’s Content)
Benefit concert in aid of Tolson Rendell who had fire damage to his home. January 31st at 8 PM at Heart’s Content Recreation Center. Local entertainers will be performing. Goodwill offering and everyone welcome.
Teen Challenge Gala and Silent Auction
Teen Challenge is hosting its first Gala and Silent Auction at the Holiday Inn on February 14th. Come and enjoy a three-course meal, and watch as Lance Brown a Christian speed painter performs live by sharing the gospel through paint. We will also hear how an inspiring story of forgiveness, hope and restoration and Paul and Jennie share how Teen Challenge changed their lives and restored their marriage. Tickets can be purchased online at www.tcnl.ca
Volunteers are needed to help file simple income tax returns for people in your community, on behalf of the Canada Revenue Agency’s Community Volunteer Income Tax Program. Every year, organizations throughout Newfoundland and Labrador host free tax preparation clinics and arrange for volunteers to help individuals and families with a modest income and a simple tax situation prepare their tax returns. You will receive training, support and reference materials, including free tax software. To volunteer, call 1-855-516-4405 or go to www.cra.gc.ca/volunteer.