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 Prince George Lupus Chapter meets on the fourth Monday of each Month at 7 p.m. at the Prince George Chateau, 4377 Hill Avenue. This month’s meeting is on February 25. Contact Ralph 962-7282 or Penny 564-9426.
Legion General Meeting will be held Monday 21 April, 7:30 p.m. Elks General Meeting 8 p.m. Dinner Special
Canadian Federation of University Women will be meeting Tuesday, April 22, at 7 p.m. at the Elder Citizens’ Recreation Centre. Guest speaker is Linda Parker who will address personal safety for women and safe communities by environmental design. All women welcome. For further information, phone Evelyn -561-7448.
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: 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.
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.
The Prince George Potter’s Guild is now taking registrations for upcoming pottery classes. Intermediate wheel Wednesdays from April 9 to May 14, with Karen Heathman and Elizabeth Tobin, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. For more information call the Community Arts Council at 562-4526.
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 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at 2837 15th Ave. For more information: www.laughteryoga.org or e-mail email@example.com or phone 552-4390.
Northern Twisters Square Dance Club’s 51st Spring Fling Jamboree will be held Friday May 2 to Sunday May 4. Callers will be Verne and Sue Thompson. Dance will be held May 2 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday will see workshops and dance with a supper at 6 p.m. Sunday there will be a breakfast from 8-10 a.m. and dancing from 9-11 a.m. It will be held at the Hart Pioneer Centre. For more information call 563-4828 or 563-7895.
Legion Meat Draw 5 p.m. Friday, April 18. Fish’n Chips. Dance to City Limits 8 p.m.
Come celebrate the launch of Niwechihaw/I Help by Caitlin Dale Nicholson with Leona Morin-Neilson April 19, 57 p.m. at Books & Company, 1685 Third Ave. Reading, book-signing and refreshments. Presented by Groundwood Books.
Christ Our Saviour CWL is holding a plant/garage/bake sale on May 3 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the church basement at 4514 W. Austin (On the Hart).
ECRA Mother’s Day Strawberry Tea on Saturday, May 10 from 2-4 p.m. The Tea and light music will be held at the Elder Citizens Recreation Association, 1692 Tenth Avenue. All welcome. Tickets are Adults $5 and Children $2 from office 561-9381 or at door.
The Canadian Association of Veterans in UN Peacekeeping, Prince George and Northern B.C. chapter, will be holding its annual general meeting April 19 at 2:30 p.m. in the downstair boardroom of the Royal Canadian Legion. This is open to all members and ex-members of the Canadian Armed Forces, RCMP, Corrections Canada, and civilians who have served on peacekeeping duties in United Nations outside Canada.
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.
World Lupus Day/Walk-a-Block Fundraiser. Join us at UNBC on Saturday May 10 at 10 a.m. to walk the Ring Road. Meet at Parking Lot B. Pledge forms on site or 564-9426.
PGARA work parties will continue every Saturday and Sunday from 1-5 p.m. until the first race day (May 10). All race teams, volunteers, and fans are encouraged to come out and join and help in whatever way they can. Free refreshments at the end of the day, are provided and families are welcome. PGARA is also looking for skilled tradesmen, such as carpenters, welders, electricians, and plumbers who can volunteer their time and tools. Contact Christopher Arronge for more information at 640-0653.
Calling all antique sellers! Huble Homestead will host a Spring Antique Fair Sunday and Monday May 18 & 19 and is seeking antique vendors to sell their wares. Tables are no charge call 564-7033 or email firstname.lastname@example.org today to book your space.
Judy Russell presents a Performers North Entertainment Co. fundraising event, Ramma Lamma. Enjoy an evening of award winning dance, Sunday April 20 at Vanier Hall. Doors open at 6:30pm, Show at 7 p.m. Tickets are available at Studio 2880, Enchainement Dance Centre or from any Performers North Entertainment Company member. We thank the Prince George Community for their continued support.
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 2nd-4th and May 9th-11th 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 May 1 to June 26, 2008 on Thursday evenings at Van Bien School Fields. New players are welcome. For more information visit www.pgultimate.bc.ca. Registrations requested by April 30, 2008
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.
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.