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Other events Apr 25

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Drop In Evenings: Snacks & conversation at the Women’s Centre, 6pm-9pm, free, all women welcome, 150 LeMarchant Rd

Flipper Dinner (Wesley United Church’s Men’s Service Club) Annual eat in or take out benefit, 6pm, $15, 579-3682

Heritage Crafters: Knit, craft & make friends, 10am, Sobey’s Community Room, Howley Estates 737-2333

Scene Study: A class for the actor to hone performance skills, some experience req’d, 7pm, free, Rabbittown Theatre 739-8220

Take a Peek in Our Closet: Walk through one of the biggest wardrobes in the city and see how we keep clothing from the past. Here’s a chance to get some helpful hints on how to store your most precious pieces, 2pm-3:30pm, The Rooms

The Great Casavant Organ, David Drinkell plays varied programs of sacred and secular works, 1:15pm-1:45pm, free, Anglican Cathedral

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Other events Apr 24

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Auntie Crae’s house Band, lunchtime, free & no purchase required, Fishhook Neyle’s Common Room, Auntie Crae’s

Magic: Close-up card, coin & mindreading magic performed at your table by magician Peter Duchemin, 7pm-10:30pm, free for customers, Basho Restaurant

Trivia Quiz: Hot shot at history? Fantastic at films? Super at science? Compete for prizes, 9pm, Rose & Thistle

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Other events Apr 23

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Stitch ‘n’ Bitch: A funky social crafting event open to all knitters, crocheters and stitchers, No fee but please support our partner by purchasing food/beverages,  7pm, The Casbah

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Other events Apr 22

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Diabetes, Nutrition & Obesity: Dr. Leigh Anne Newhook discusses her research on type 1 diabetes, Dr. Barbara Roebotham talks about issues of nutrition in childhood obesity & Dr. Guang Sun will discuss a new study on the genetics of childhood obesity, 2pm-4pm, MUN Medicine, Main Auditorium

Earth Day Eco Market & Celebration: Local businesses & organizations showcasing environmental friendly, socially conscious products & services from worm composting to solar panels. Guest speakers, workshops, face-painting & magic, healthy food, free, 10am-6pm, Masonic Temple

Global Warming, It’s Here and Now: A panel of top scientists from Memorial, including oceanographer Brad DeYoung, geographer Trevor Bell and biologist Bill Montevecchi, will be on hand to give the highpoints of what’s happening here and to answer any questions, 3pm, The Rooms, Lecture Theatre

MUN Dump & Run Yard Sale, Lots of great second hand stuff for sale. You can also drop off items or ask for a pick up from your home 690-4480. Non-perishable food items for the food bank also accepted, 9am-5pm, MUN West Hatcher House

Walk on Water: Get fit, meet new people and learn about the downtown area,10am, rain or shine, free, Auntie Crae’s

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Other events Apr 21

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Home Repair Workshop Pt. 2: For women wanting to learn about various building materials; plywood, lumber, caulking, weather-stripping, hardware for windows and doors. Hands-on learning w/ Sarah Wiseman. No experience necessary, 1pm, Free but must register 753-0220, St. John’s Women’s Centre

MUN Dump & Run Yard Sale, Lots of great second hand stuff for sale. You can also drop off items or ask for a pick up from your home 690-4480. Non-perishable food items for the food bank also accepted, 9am-5pm, MUN West Hatcher House

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Other events Apr 20

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Friendship Club: For seniors, 737-2333

MUN Dump & Run Yard Sale, Lots of great second hand stuff for sale. You can also drop off items or ask for a pick up from your home 690-4480. Non-perishable food items for the food bank also accepted, 9am-5pm, MUN West Hatcher House

Restorative Justice Breakfast w/ guest speaker Wilma Derksen, director of ‘Victims’ Voice’, a national program to assist people impacted by crime, 8:30am –10am, $20, The Battery 722-5040

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Other events Apr 19

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Improv Workshop: Character development to scene structure, sight gags to verbal dexterity, all are welcome, 5:30pm-7:30pm, free, Rabbittown Theatre 739-8220

Mall Walkers Club, 8:45am, Avalon Mall, 737-2333

MUN Dump & Run Yard Sale, Lots of great second hand stuff for sale. You can also drop off items or ask for a pick up from your home 690-4480. Non-perishable food items for the food bank also accepted, 9am-5pm, MUN West Hatcher House

Ocean Technology Speaker Series: Where have all the Icebergs Gone? w/ Chris Woodworth-Lynas, networking breakfast & presentation on Greenland ice sheet & environmental changes directly affecting NL waters and implications for offshore gas fields, 8am-9am, MUN Institute for Ocean Technology 576-8455

Seniors Bridging Culture Club: Tea, guest speakers & conversation, 2pm, Seniors Resource Centre 737-2333

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Other events Apr 18

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Drop In Evenings: Snacks & conversation at the Women’s Centre, 6pm-9pm, free, all women welcome, 150 LeMarchant Rd

Heritage Crafters: Knit, craft & make friends, 10am, Sobey’s Community Room, Howley Estates 737-2333

Partridge Forever Society (AGM & dinner) Open discussion about environment abuse by ATVs, Wildlife enforcement & other issues you wish to bring forward, 7:30pm, $15, Royal Canadian Legion (Kelligrews) 437-1264

Scene Study: A class for the actor to hone performance skills, some experience req’d, 7pm, free, Rabbittown Theatre 739-8220

The Great Casavant Organ, David Drinkell plays varied programs of sacred and secular works, 1:15pm-1:45pm, free, Anglican Cathedral

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Other events Apr 17

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Auntie Crae’s house Band, lunchtime, free & no purchase required, Fishhook Neyle’s Common Room, Auntie Crae’s

Public Meeting w/ Public Works and Environment Standing Committee, 12 pm-2pm, Conference Rm A, 4th Floor, City Hall

Trivia Quiz: Hot shot at history? Fantastic at films? Super at science? Compete for prizes, 9pm, Rose & Thistle

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Other events Apr 16

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Book Club, For Grown-Ups, Granny Bates

Public Meeting: Regular meeting of Council. Agendas are posted the Friday afternoon before the scheduled meeting, 4:30pm, Council Chambers, 4th floor City Hall

Stitch ‘n’ Bitch: A funky social crafting event open to all knitters, crocheters and stitchers, No fee but please support our partner by purchasing food/beverages, 7pm, The Casbah

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Other event Apr 15

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Walk on Water: Get fit, meet new people and learn about the downtown area,10am, rain or shine, free, Auntie Crae’s

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Other events Apr 14

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Book Signing: The Colours of my Home: A Portrait of Newfoundland and Labrador. A new children’s book by Susan Pynn and Nancy Keating, 1pm-3pm, Costco

Home Repair Workshop Pt. 1: For women wondering what goes on behind the walls. Learn about types of home construction, tools to have around your house & how to use them w/ Sarah Wiseman. Hands-on learning, no experience necessary, 1pm, Free but must register 753-0220, St. John’s Women’s Centre

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Other events Apr 13

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Friendship Club: For seniors, 737-2333

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Other events Apr 12

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

A Poem In My Tea: Celebrate National Poetry Month in Canada w/ Mary Dalton, Des Walsh, Marian Frances White, Geri Rubia and Carmelita McGrath. A light-hearted celebration of poetry. 2pm-4pm, free/by donation but reserve ahead 753-6542, Botanical Gardens Tea Room

Improv Workshop: Character development to scene structure, sight gags to verbal dexterity, all are welcome, 5:30pm-7:30pm, free, Rabbittown Theatre 739-8220

Mall Walkers Club, 8:45am, Avalon Mall, 737-2333

Seniors Bridging Culture Club: Tea, guest speakers & conversation, 2pm, Seniors Resource Centre 737-2333

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Music Thursday Apr 26

Wed, Apr 11, 2007

Acoustic Insiders, 10pm-1am, no cover, Martini Bar

Chris Badcock (solo acoustic) 9:30pm, Fat Cat

Dave Panting (Newfoundland songs), Erin’s Pub

Denielle Hann, 6pm-9pm, O’Reilly’s

Freddy Jorgensen & Arthur O’Brien, 8pm, no cover, Kelly’s Pub

Gordon Cormier, Bridie Molloy’s

Larry Foley & Patrick Moran, 10:30pm, O’Reilly’s

Local Tough (rock), Cider Squadron 666, Lollykins, The Sketch, $3, Roxxy’s

Mick Davis & The Main Drag (rock), CBTG’s

Paul McCausland & The Dukie Pigs, 10pm, $5, Greensleeves

Retro 80s, Lottie’s Place

Roger Murphy, Stetson Lounge

Ron Hynes, Rose & Thistle

Song Circle, Come and sing a song or perform a recitation or just sit with your pint and listen, 8pm, Crow’s Nest

Urban Audio Clash w/ The Evan Nash Band, Next Stop The Sun (garage), Roundelay (rock), Skyline Drive (alt), Distortion

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