Order of Royal Purple meets the second and fouth Monday of every month. New members welcome For more info call 250 563-9362 or 250 649-0216.
Elks Lodge No. 122 meets first and third Monday of the month at Legion Hall at 8 p.m. Information: 564-6336, 964-7347.
Do you worry about the way you eat? Overeaters Anonymous may have the answers for you. No weigh-ins, dues or fees. Monday noon. Call Shelley 612-3877.
Tea Time for the Soul. Are you grieving the loss of a family member or friend? Would you like someone to listen to you? Come, listen, and share while enjoying a cup of tea. Mondays from 3 to 5 p.m. at Forest Expo House, 1506 Ferry Ave. No cost. For more information, Jesse at 563-2551.
The Learning Circle Literacy Program provides literacy and numeracy skills to adult learners. Tutors are available, free of cost, every Tuesday and Thursday at the Prince George Native Friendship Center (PGNFC). For more information please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Ladies Auxiliary – Royal Canadian Legion Branch #43 hold their general meetings in the auditorium at 7:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month, except July and August. All members are encouraged to attend. Call Arline – 562-6859.
Tuesday night Tops (take off pounds sensibly) 6:15-7:15 weigh in, 7:30-8:30 meeting. $10 per month. Everyone welcome. For more information call Susan at 962-6692.
Community Gardens Prince George invites you to join organic farmer, Robert Bucher of P & R Organics, at his talk about gardening with the lunar cycle. Learn why the moon affects plants and when is the best time to plant, prune and pick based on the moon’s phases. Join us at 7 p.m. on May 21 at the Community Garden at 1540 Milburn Avenue. Admission is by donation. For information call 564-3859.
Visit a display of paintings, photos, sculpture, fabric art, and virtual presentations being held at UNBC on May 21 in conjunction with the Inland Rainforest Conference. This display is open to the public at no charge from 6:30 p..m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Bentley Centre. Free public keynote address in the Canfor Theatre at 7:30 p.m. by the conference chair, Dr. Darwyn Coxson.
Power Play, for children from newborns to five years old, will be held every Wednesday from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the South Fort George Family Resource Centre, 1200 La Salle Avenue. It is a drop-in. For more information call 614-9449.
AiMHi bike sale is held Wednesdays 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at 950 Kerry St. Call 564-6408 ext.303 for details.
Laughter Yoga Club meets on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. at Fort George Park in front of bandshell. Leave a message for Goji Leakey at 552-4390 or e-mail email@example.com for more information. To find out more about Laughter Yoga visit www.laughteryoga.org
Elks Meat Draw, 4:30 p.m.May 22 at Royal Canadian Legion. Dinner special and karaoke at 7:30 p.m.
A meeting of the NorthBreast Passage Dragon Boat Society will be held on June 5 at 7 p.m. in the Chronic Disease Exercise Room of Prince George Regional Hospital. New members welcome. Information Shari: 562-0201 or Glenys: 563-0839
La Leche League breast feeding support group meets the second Thursday of every month 7 p.m. at the Health Unit auditorium. Pregnant and nursing mothers are invited for support, info and friendship. The group covers topics from bringing home your breast fed baby to weaning. We support breast feeding no matter what it looks like in your family. For more information or breast feeding support and questions call Tammy at 612-0085.
Do you worry about the way you eat? Overeaters Anonymous may have the answers for you. No weigh-ins, dues or fees. Thursday nights – 7 p.m. – Room 421, PGRH. Call Shelley 612-3877.
Old Time Fiddler jams Thursday nights at the Elder Citizens Recreation Centre from 7-10 p.m.
The Laughter Yoga Club meets Thursdays at 6 p.m. at Graden Park on Gillett Street. For more information: www.laughteryoga.org or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 552-4390.
Legion Meat Draw 7:30 p.m., May 23, at Royal Canadian Legion. Fish and chips dinner special and dance to City Limits.
Legion Meat Draw 7:30 p.m., May 24, at Royal Canadian Legion. Dinner special and dance to City Limits.
Canadian Association of Veterans in UN Peacekeeping, Prince George and Northern BC Chapter, meets May 24, 2:30 p.m. downstairs at Legion. Information: 962-4684.
Parking lot/garage sale, St. Gile’s Presbyterian Church, Edmonton Street and 15th Avenue, May 24, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Info: 564-6494.
Charity Yard Sale & Fun Day, May 31 and June 1, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 850 River Road. $2 admission. In support of Volunteer Prince George & Railway & Forestry Museum. For info or to donate items call 564-0224 or 563-7351.
The Ladies Auxiliary – Royal Canadian Legion Branch #43 hold their monthly bake sale upstairs in the Legion, 1335 Seventh Ave. the last Saturday of each month from 4-5 p.m.
AiMHi bike sale is held Saturdays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 950 Kerry St. Call 564-6408 ext.303 for more details.
Caledonia Ramblers will be leading a moderate hike to Chinlac on May 25. Meet in the parking lot behind city hall at 7:30 a.m. For more information call Nowell at 562-7485 or email email@example.com.
Prince George Theatre Workshop AGM at ARTSPACE June 1, 7 p.m. All welcome. No admission fee.
Garage sale fundraiser for Northern Metis Elders’ Council, June 1, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Moose Hall, 663 Douglas St. Information: Joyce 563-4411.
Welcome Wagon is hosting a Baby Shower and Bridal Showcase, June 1 at Ramada Hotel. Demonstrations, special displays, fashion show, door prizes and a gift bags For your free invitation, call 562-3115 or register online at www.welcomewagon.ca.
Rod Williamson Memorial Poker Ride, June 8, sponsored by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Quesnel and Triple J Ranch. Information: 2650-998-9746, 250-992-7257, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Crisis Centre for Northern BC believes that it is the right of every individual, in their time of need, to have access to free, confidential, anonymous and non-judgemental peer support and referrals. Volunteer opportunities are currently available in phone-line support on the 24-Hour Line and the Youth Support Line, and we are recruiting now for our May 9-11 training session. Please call Natalie at 564-5736 to get a start helping your neighbours in need.
Ultimate Frisbee Spring League. League will run from until June 26 on Thursday evenings at Van Bien School Fields. New players are welcome. For more information visit www.pgultimate.bc.ca.
Duchess Park Class Of 78 is holding its 30-year reunion. They need classmates to help organize the next reunion in July 2008. They don’t need much of your time ,just your ideas. Please contact Karen 564-0177, Sharon 563-7030, Gary 564-6689.
Prince George Senior Secondary 30-year reunion for Class of 1978, June 28 and 29. Info: Sherri 964-7171, Deb 563-2903 or Web site classof1978.myevent.com.
If you attended Como Lake Sr. High School in Coquitlam between 1961 and 1965 we want to hear from you and if you could send your contact information to Donna at email@example.com so we can get info to you about a reunion coming up. The tentative date is Aug. 2 and 3.
A Red Hat society chapter is now accepting new members. You must love to wear a red hat and a purple top is our second colour. Lots of jewelry, red pumps. Join us for fun and friendship. Call 562-8036.
Schizophrenia Society’s support group for family and friends of people with mental illness meets the second Tuesday of every month, 8:30 p.m. at 1117-Sixth Avenue. All are welcome. Call 561-8033 for information.
Girl Guides of Canada has ongoing registration for Sparks, Brownies, Guides and Pathfinders, girls five to 15 years old. Girl Guides are also recruiting adult volunteers. Grab your gear and check it out. For more information call 1-800-565-8111.
Do you worry about the way you eat? Overeaters Anonymous may have the answers for you. No weigh-ins, dues or fees. Thursday night – 7 p.m. Call Shelley @ 612-3877 for location.
The Council of Senior Citizens Organizations is an advocacy group devoted to improving the quality of life of all seniors. Seniors oganizations withing to affiliate or indviduals wishing to become members, please contact Ernie Bayer at 604-576-9734.
Al-Anon meetings. Does someone’s drinking bother you? Contact Al Anon and Alateen at 563-7305. Hart Serenity group meets Monday at 7:30 p.m. Hartland Baptist Church. Beginners meeting Tuesday 7 p.m. Knox United Church, Nechako Group Tuesday at 8 p.m. Knox United Church, 1448-Fifth Avenue. Hart courage group meets Wednesdays at Knox United Church from 7:30-8:30 p.m. Mustard Seed group meets Thursdays, 7:30-8:30 p.m. at St. Michael’s. New Hope meets Fridays at 2:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church.
Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS). Open to all Mothers with children zero m0nths – six years. Bi-weekly morning program to encourage, equip, and develop you as a mother. Non-profit and non-denominational. For more information call 564-873.
AiMHi is offering a networking and information session opportunity for parents, guardians, and caregivers. If you are interested in learning more about community services and processes to follow to access services, then this group my be helpful. AiMHi opens to provide families with a mechanism to connect with one another to share information. If you are interested, please call Jule O’Reilly at 564-6408 ext. 228.
A support group is being offered to those experiencing the negative effects of divorce or separation. DivorceCare is a 13 week recovery seminar and support program. The next group is scheduled to begin in June. Topics covered include anger, depression, loneliness, forgiveness, reconciliation, and more. To register or for more information call Pamela Laycock at 564-6213.