The Prince George Lupus Chapter meets on Monday, November 26 at 7 p.m. at the Prince George Chateau – Fifth and Tabor. Ralph -962-7282 or Penny – 564-9426.
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.
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 contact. E-mail: email@example.com
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.
Ladies morning badminton is held Tuesdays and Thursdays 9-11 a.m. starting Sept. 25 at the Connaught Youth Centre. Come join for fun and fitness. Call 962-9540.
Prince George Weavers and Spinners monthly meeting with be held November 14 at 7 p.m. in the guild room at Studio 2880. Call Marie Claire, at 963-3464 for more information.
The Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Support Group will have a table in the PGRH lobby on Wednesday, November 14, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., for World COPD Day. Anyone wanting information, or to offer support, is invited to come out and join us.
The Elder Citizens Recreation Association members birthday tea at 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 14. Elder Citizens Recreation Association 1692 – 10th Ave. 561-9381.
The PG Support Group for Women with Cancer meets the second Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m., Room 1-724, College of New Caledonia. All women with cancer are invited to attend. For further information, please call Nancy Shelford at the Canadian Cancer Society, 564-0885.
Power Play, for children from newborns to those 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.
Cribbage – Elder Citizens Recreational Assoc. 1695 – 10th Avenue, 561-9381. Every Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. This is a new ECRA program.
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 night – 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 Gardening Angels meet the first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m., 490 Brunswick Street. Planning of theme gardens, fundraising and upcoming events will be discussed. For more information call Jackie at 564-7232.
The Laughter Yoga Club meets Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the basement of Books and Co. on Third Avenue. For more information: www.laughteryoga.org or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 552-4390.
College of New Caledonia’s 10th annual Craft and Bake Fair will be held November 15, 2007 and December 6 from 9 a.m. 3 p.m. in the CNC Atrium. Everyone welcome. Contact 563-2670.
The Elder Citizens Recreation Association foot care clinic will be held Thursday, November 15, 9 a.m. Appointment Required. Elder Citizens Recreation Association 1692 – 10th Ave . 561-9381.
Celebrate a Life Annual Memorial. A time for family and friends to remember a loved one. To be held at St. Giles Church on November 22, at 7 p.m. Doors to be open at 6:30 p.m. with reflective music. Please call Catherine at the Prince George Hospice Society for more information. 563-2551.
Friends of the Library book sale will be held Nov. 17-18, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Kinsmen Hall, 777 Kinsmen Place off Fifth Avenue. Books are priced “Buy Donation.” Volunteers and Book, Record, CD Donations welcome! Info 967-4119 or email: email@example.com.
Time, talent, and treasure auction (dinner included) at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, corner of Ospika & Dufferin St. November 16. Registration & Examination of items – 4:30 p.m., dinner a 5:30 p.m., live auction at 7 p.m. Sponsored by Grace Anglican Church. Phone 562-5611 for tickets, $10/person.
Christmas Bazaar at St. George’s Ukrainian Catholic Church, December 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Perogies, cabbage rolls, sausages, baking, eat in, take out, hot or cold. For information call 564-3577.
Singles Dance, sponsored by PG Singles Social Group will be held at the Moose Hall November 17. Tickets $15 in advance at Flowers, Flowers, Flowers or Spruceland News or $18 at door. Everyone 19 and over welcome. Music by Good Vibrations, door prizes, late night lunch.For info call Monique 562-0682.
The Ladies Auxiliary – Royal Canadian Legion Branch #43 hold their montly bake sale upstairs in the Legion, 1335 Seventh Ave. the last Saturday of each month from 4-5 p.m.
The B.C. Old Time Fiddlers dance will be held November 17 at the Elder Citizen’s Recreation Centre, 1692 10th Avenue, 8 p.m. until midnight. Everyone is welcome. Tickets are available at Northern Hardware and Thursday night jams.
Come to Gordon Light and Friends Concert December , 7:30-9:30 p.m. at Grace Church, 2640 Goheen St. (562-5611). Refreshments served, $10 at the door. Gordon is a published composer, singer, entertainer and our Bishop.
Come and celebrate Metis Louis Riel Days, November 18 from noon to 8 p.m. at the Moose Hall. Potluck supper from 5-6 p.m. There will be fun workshops as well. Bannock and stew making contest. For more information contact Joyce at 563-4411, Gerald at 612-2105 or Annette at 552-9557.
First Sunday of Advent Season – Join us for a potluck dinner, 5:30 p.m. Dec. 2 at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, corner of Ospika & Dufferin St. followed by a candlelight walk to Grace Anglican Church, 2640 Goheen St. for a special Advent Service at 7 p.m.
Canadian Peacekeepers Association general meeting will be held at 14:30 hours (2:30 p.m.) in the Legion boardroom on November 24, followed by a social. All those who have served on U.N. peacekeeping missions are welcome.
Prince George Italian Cultural Centre offers Italian Language classes for children, youth and adults. For information or to register, please call Anna Monetta 612-2954.
The Prince George and District Music Festival takes places February 24 – March 8. The 2008 Syllabus is available at Studio 2880, B&B Music and at Sound Entertainment. Further information call Wilma 564-4129.
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.
The Prince George Academy of the Creative Arts is accepting registrations for music lessons and writing/art classes. Call 277-1702 or visit our website for further info… www.pgacademy.ca
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.
Never to early to plan you winter crafts. The Hospital Auxillary Thrift Shop has lots of wool, just what you will need for mittens and afghan making this fall and winter. Hours: Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. located at 277 George Street.
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 563-8454.
Parent Support Circles. Free and confidential support groups, giving parents the opportunity to share thoughts, feelings, concerns, and resources. Facilitated by trained volunteers, we have specific circles available for fathers, mothers, and parents or caregivers. Childcare and transportation assistance available. For more information, contact Parent Support Services at 561-0607.
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 coverage 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 1:15 p.m. at First Baptist Church.
Being a father can be tough. Father’s Support Circle, offered by Parent Support Services and the John Howard Society is giving dads a chance to gather and share the challenges and encouragement needed to become the fathers they want to be. The circle meets weekly. Call 561-0607 for more information.
Kids in Control – A free eight-week psycho-education program for children/youth between the ages of eight and 18 years old who have a parent or sibling living with mental illnes (schizophrenia, bipolar, anxiety and problem substance abuse). KIC provides kids with education and support to cope and adapt to the challenges they may be facing. Information and pre-register by calling Kim at 561-8033.