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 LEGISLATIVE LIBRARY  Parliament Buildings  VICTORIA, B.C.  V8V 1X4  85.4  House-numbering furore  System switch sought  ���Ne��flle Conmy photo  lona Campagnola addresses an audience of Elphinstone high school students.  Liberal president on Coast  lona charms students  National president of the  Liberal Party, lona Campagnola, was on the Sunshine  Coast Thursday, February 21,  to attend a breakfast meeting at  the Bella Beach Motel in Davis  Bay and then to address the  combined grade 11 and 12  classes at Elphinstone high  school, finding time in between  to appear on Channel 10, where  ;she was interviewed by Jenny  McClain.  Addressing the students, Ms  Campagnola, who was accompanied by Lauris Talmey, president of the National Liberal  Women's Commission, spoke  ;of changes in the.wqrld and .the.,  direction our society is taking.  \ "After the war we had 25  golden years, but now  jeverything has changed," she  ��aid, pointing to the rise of the  Third World, massive military  build-ups and the move from  the industrial age to the age of  the computer.  "All we used to rely on has  altered," she continued. "We  used to think that we inherited  our planet from our forebears;  now we know that we borrow it  from those who lie ahead.  You," Ms Campagnola told the  students, "are the masters of  our age.  "What do you believe? Do  we have a right to a clean environment, a secure job, a  guaranteed income, profit sharing in our jobs, labour unions?  What about health care? In the  future will all who need health  care get it, or will it be the rich  who get the new hearts and the  poor who get nothing?  "We need to develop an international social conscience...  we need to become creative, innovate, thinking human beings  to solve the problems ahead.....,  "Each human being has a  contribution to bring to the  table...don't ever sell yourselves  short," Ms Campagnola urged  the students. "If you take the  easy way, you'll end up with a  society you hate."  In answer to the question,  "How do 1 prepare myself for  the future?", Ms Campagnola  said, "Learn how to learn, take  yourself seriously, try to be your  most excellent self. Think of  your own direction, not what  other people think. Don't allow  stereotypes to rule your life."  When asked about the recent  elections, Ms Campagnola said  she thought it was a very  American style campaign.  "Lots of people are now moving from positions they took in  the campaign...I would rather  be defeated telling the truth  than elected for something I  don't believe in."  As for the Cruise tests and  Canada's recent moves towards  more military spending and a  position closer to the USA, Ms  Campagnola said, "Love Mr.  Trudeau or hate Mr. Trudeau,  .���; he was an independent vbiceitin,,  Canada-US relations; We;  (Canada and the U.S.) are best  friends but it doesn't mean that  we have to agree with  everything the other says.  "There are 60,000 nuclear  weapons in the world today.  Testing the Cruise, and having  the Cruise means that there is  no longer any verifiability (of  nuclear weapons). If only 200  weapons could destroy the  world as we know it, what do  we need with 60,000?"  The Gibsons council meeting  ��������� of February 19 saw a disclosure  by Alderman John Burnside of  ^developments in the street  :} number system which ,have  ^arisen   at   two   'in   camera'  meetings at the Sunshine Coast  i Regional District (SCRD) on  ^February 14.  /Although the meetings were  'in camera', Alderman Burnside  said he had made it plain at  both meetings that he found  questionable the propriety of  discussing the systems 'in  camera', and therefore saw no  objection to reporting on the  question in public.  He reported that the meetings  were unhappy and stormy, with  one faction of the SCRD board  attempting to replace the Doug  Roy system with another devised by Tom Becker of Underwood McLellan. A motion to  do so went down to defeat, he  said, and a compromise amendment to install the Becker  system- at no cost to the  municipalities failed to be  seconded.  Directors of Areas E and F  have both expressed themselves  willing to take the Becker  system, and in fact, according  to Alderman Burnside, insist  upon it. Director Gurney he  said, made a motion to adopt  the system on a specified area  basis (Areas E and F) and indicated that only he and Director Shaske be allowed to vote on  the motion. The motion was  declared out of order.  The town of Gibsons and the  village of Sechelt both support  the Roy system; Planner Rob  Buchan said, "I've personally  r Mjked smost of,the town with  / Koy, arid concluded,' where the*  town is concerned, there are no  problems with its implementation.- In a convoluted area like  ours there may be problems  which may appear in any  system," he went on.  When a street numbering  system was first suggested at the  SCRD, the planning staff of the  SCRD were in support of the  Becker system, but the board  chose to over-ride their advice  and go with the Roy system.  Chief Dixon seeks re-election  Stan Dixon, who has just  completed his first two-year  term as chief of the Sechelt Indian Band, (SIB) is running for  a second term.  He has been instrumental in  bringing the SIB closer to self-  government which he sees as the  most important objective for  the Band at this time.  "Our ultimate aim is to be  totally self-sufficient," he told  the Coast News. "We are a part  of this society, and a resource  for this country. Giving us the  legislation (for self-government)  will benefit the whole community here.  "One of the repercussions  will be that our band members  will get to work. We have lots of  development projects on hold  right now, including the marina  development, a new barge  loading operation and a housing  project."  Dixon sees education as a  priority, not just for the  children but for older Band  members as well.  "Parents have to get involved  in their kids' education," he  said, "they have to help with  the homework, read to the kids,  be   interested."   There   are  presently 37 Band members in  adult education courses, some  at UBC, Capilano College and  Langara, as well as in local  salmon enhancement courses.  Alcohol is a big problem, said  Dixon, but feels that as self-  government becomes a reality  and self-esteem is raised, that it  will be easier to persuade people  to take advantage of the many  programs and courses available  in the area of alcohol and drug  abuse.  "The present Indian Act does  not motivate us," he said, "we  need to make a transition from  the present situation towards  more self-respect and self-  esteem. I am thinking of the  future, so that everyone has a  good life. I want to teach my  people   self-reliability."  Apathy is a stumbling block;  there are about 138 people who  are eligible to attend council  meetings, but at most there are  perhaps 40. One of the first  things Dixon plans to do if he is  re-elected is to make the voting  age 18 years, and to make the  terms of office three years, as  opposed to the present two.  Councillors are also running for  election, with 16 people standing for office.  "We need to develop our  pride. We can't have a culture  with apathy; those things don't  go hand in hand. When we have  our self-respect, we'll have our  culture," said Dixon.  "I try to live every day as a  Chief. It's a 24-hour job. I am  an example for the young people, and I deal with the elders  and the other people on a one to  one basis. I am accountable to  my own people. Being chief is a  very serious business to me."  Craigan and Joe challenge chief  Calvin Craigan, who has  served as chief of the Sechelt Indian Band (SIB) is once again  running for this office in the  coming elections. "I am deeply  concerned for the younger people," he told the Coast News,  "and I felt an obligation to my  people."  He sees self-government as an  important priority. "It has to be  pursued," he said, "it is inevitable that native people have  the option of self-government,  and the SIB is at the top of the  list to take it on.  "A lot of bands aren't really  prepared," said Craigan, "they  are still in the training stage.  Still, people have to be trained  in administration for our  band."  The Department of Indian  Affairs has encouraged a bad  attitude in native people, said  Craigan.  "The current recession has  shed some light on the Indian  problem. More white people are  having to live on welfare and  Please turn to page 17  Gilbert Joe, councillor on the  Sechelt Indian Band (SIB) from  1970 to 1976, is running for  chief in the coming elections.  "Why am I nmning? I'm optimistic about the future. I'd  like to see Band membership's  way    of    life    enhanced  economically and socially.  "The jurisdiction that status  Indians live under is the Indian  Act; it's suppressive in a lot of  ways. Bureaucrats, professional  people in the justice department  can interpret it the way they  want.  "The Indian Act protects the  Indian too, for example, in matters of taxation, but it has a lot  of anachronisms too. The directors of the Department of Indian Affairs are more lenient  these days - there used to be  health inspectors, school inspectors, you name it - but even so,  now that Canada has patriated  the constitution, the Status Indians are the only group under  separate jurisdiction. We are  still wards of the Crown."  Please turn to page 17  Late in 1984 it was decided that  a second opinion would be called for and Becker was consulted, with the result that some  of the directors, notably from  Areas D, E, and F, decided to  support the Becker system.  District Planner, Jim  Johnstone, said in a conversation with the Coast News, that  he has supported the Becker  system from the start, but has  tried to stay away from the  political wrangling that surrounds the question.  As for differences between  the two systems, he explains it,  "The Roy system is basically a  lot numbering system, not  house numbering. It doesn't  determine where the house  stands on the lot, and assigns  the number to the house as if it  were standing on the centre (of  the lot). :  "The Becker system is a  house number system, which  allows for differences in location on the lot, and therefore  allows for future subdivision  without withdrawing the  numbers on existing houses."  The question of costs has  naturally arisen; one system Is  close to completion and the  other, were it to be imf  plemented, would require fu��  ther work. :  No moves towards imi  plementation will take place uni-  til there is agreement on the  SCRD level, since the objective  is to establish a region-wide  system, which would give ambulances and fire trucks easier  and faster access to all homes  and properties.  r  Shooting  accidental  Twenty-year old Gibsons resident David Rexon, the victim  of last week's shooting accident, is presently in a Vancouver  hospital and has been diagnosed as being in a stable condition. Rexon was shot in the stomach February 16, 1985 at  1:34 p.m. in an upper Gibsons business area.  As a result of the shooting, 21-year old Gibsons resident,  Robert John Kaspar has been formally charged on three  separate counts. Kaspar is facing charges of handling a  firearm without reasonable precaution for the safety of other  persons, of possessing a restricted weapon without a registration certificate, and of criminal negligence and dangerous use  of a firearm.  Kaspar is presently in police custody awaiting court appearance.  Gibsons electors  The residents of Gibsons now have a Municipal Electors'  Association j and new members ace welcome according to a  letter received by; Gibsonscouncil. .Theasscciation hopes to  encourage interest in munidr^ affairs, m able to  carry suggestions from the electors to the council.    :-. ���  One of the aims of this new body is to monitor the proceedings of the council and to keep the electors informed. A  board of directors has been formed and any questions about  membership should be addressed to any one of the following;  Kurt Hoehne, 885-2657; Larry Trainor, 886-9458; Stuart  Metcalfe, 886-2810; Frank Campbell, 886-9527; Robert Maxwell, 886-2073; George Cooper, 886-8520.  Dr. Jim Petzold, Marilynn Kurp, R.N. and Ray de Graff are pictured  with the new heart monitor - defibrillator bought by the Kinsmen for  the Gibsons clinic and the people of the town of Gibsons and  area. ��� DtaneEtiUB photo  Kinsmen present  heart monitor  At a dinner for more than 40  people, Thursday, February 21,  Bill Sneddon, president of the  local Kinsmen Club, was able to  present to the Gibsons Medical  Clinic and to the town of Gibsons, a heart monitor and  defibrillator which has been  purchased with funds raised by  the Kinsmen and Kinettes of  this area.  The machine, which cost  about $8,500, will be located at  the Gibsons clinic. Representing  the clinic were Dr. Jim Petzold,  Dr. Overhill, Dr. Lehman and  Marilynn Kurp, R.N.. Alderman Norm Peterson was on  hand as the representative from  the town of Gibsons.  Haig Maxwell chaired the  heart monitor program which  saw all money raised matched,  dollar for dollar, by private  donations. Albert and Mary  Weal were also on hand and  were acclaimed for their contribution from the Christmas  lights money raised at their an  nual   display   in   the   Roberts  Creek area.  Ray de Graff, secretary of the  Kinsmen Club, told the Coast  News that the new monitor was  used on the first day it was in  the clinic. It is a portable unit,  he explained, and it is hoped  that eventually there will be ambulance personnel fully trained  to operate the defibrillator.  The Kinsmen have achieved  their objective in a short time;  the decision to take on the project was made in March, 1984,  but the first money was not raised until the summer.  "Now," said de Graff, "the  Kinsmen are looking for a new  major project, of about $5,000.  The Wagoner Shows will be on  the Coast in April, sponsored  by the Kinsmen, and the money  from those shows will go to  both the Gibsons and Sechelt  food banks."  The local club is hosting the  spring zone meetings here on  the Coast, with seven clubs attending from the lower  mainland. 2.  Coast News, February 25,1985  Educational  perspective  The education system, of course, cannot be perfect.  Further, given the considerable changes and stresses and  strains within society, it is no doubt in need of some fine  tuning. The spring of 1985 would appear to be as good a  time as any to begin to take stock of the situation and  begin some exploratory debate with a view of updating  how we educate our young people.  Part of the problem is that in this province a debate is  regarded as the first step towards an organized 'hate-in'.  We have lost sight of the fact that an exchange of differing  views in more civilized milieus than B.C. is presently, often  leads to considerable learning for both sides.  A second part of the problem is that the review presently  being called for is based on a totally unrealistic and absurd  time frame. We are going to seek public input on how to  change the Schools Act, process it through an intermediary  stage and have the whole thing completed, including digestion of public briefs and restructuring of the Schools Act  in three months from start to finish.  It is also true that the provincial government's attacks  on the education system have been so ham-handed and er-  ractic that the status quo is now being defended by those  who would be dis-satisfied with it were it not for this clumsy government.  Under the circumstances we can look to nothing constructive taking place in our education system in the immediate future. Premier Bennett's call for peace and partnership is what is needed alright but, coming now, it is  akin to finding the wolf suggesting consultation and cooperation to a herd of musk-oxen already circled to fight  to the death.  What the government is doing, besides making  everybody even remotely connected to schools desperately  unhappy, is making it impossible for a system in need of  overhaul to be rationally contemplated and improved.  Many closing ranks against the government onslaught  might have a few attacks on the system of their own to  launch in different circumstances.  from the files of the COAST NEWS  5 YEARS AGO  Secretary-treasurer Roy Mills of School District #46  told a joint meeting of school board and regional board  members that a new school will be approved for Davis  Bay.  Alderman Macdonald resigns from Sechelt council  due to increased business responsibilities.  10 YEARS AGO  Dr. Hugh Inglis retires after 40 years of practising  medicine, most of them in the Gibsons area.  After eight months of planning and waiting Leo Hubel  announces that he has finally received a neighbourhood  pub licence for his Cedar's Cafe.  The Driftwood Players tour local schools with a production of "Aladdin", directed by Mike Willis. This marks  the fourth consecutive year the local drama club has  entertained school children.  15 YEARS AGO  Council prepares a $200,000 by-law for the construction of a treatment plant for disposal of Gibsons sewage.  Mutual Construction company with a tender of $44,726  obtains the regional board contract for a reservoir to contain 1,000,000'gal Ions of domestic water.  20 YEARS AGO  ,     Canada's   new   flag   was  officially  raised   in   two  ceremonies; at the Gibsons RCMP headquarters and the  post office.  20 YEARS AGO  Work starts on clearing the lot for the new municipal  hall on South Fletcher Road.  25 YEARS AGO  Charles Craigan was elected chief of the Sechelt Indian Band in elections held last week.  Mrs. Mary Julius of the Sechelt Indian Band died last  week at the age of 109.  30 YEARS AGO  Pender Harbour Board of Trade requests Sakinaw and  Ruby Lakes be set aside as park sites.  Dog packs are reported to be playing havoc with deer  in the Pender Harbour area.  Fire causes approximately $35,000 damage to the Fairway Service Station across from the Pentecostal Church.  The Ivyette Beauty Salon and the Fiedler family living  quarters were also destroyed in the blaze.  35 YEARS AGO  Clarence Joe writes a column on behalf of the Sechelt  Indian Band titled "Voice of the Manitou".  A quote from E. Nestman's column in the Coast News,  "Made the trip to Roberts Creek the other night to the  VON Board meeting in Dr. Inglis' car. The doctor is a very  brave man to venture the trip, but on the way he brought  out his little black book and every spot on the road where  it was bad he would stop and refer to the book and we  would get through. Passed a couple of unfortunates on  the way home who had deserted their car. Left it high and  dry in the mud."  The Sunshine  CO-PUBLISHERS ADVERTISING  John Buriisldi- M.M. Vaughnn       J. Fred Duncan      Pat Johnson      Pat Tripp  EDITORIAL TYPESETTING  Neville Conway Dianne Evans Zandra Jackson  Anne Thomsen  PRODUCTION  Fran Burnside  DISTRIBUTION  Steve Carroll  The Sunshine Coast Coast News is a co-operative, locally owned  newspaper, published on the Sunshine Coast, B.C., every Monday  by Glassford Press Ltd., Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0, Tel.  886-2622 or 886-7817. Second Class Mail Registration No. 4702.  The Sunshine Coast News is protected by copyright and reproduction of any part of it by any means is prohibited unless permission in  writing is first secured from Glassford Press Ltd. holders of the  copyright.  Subscription Rates: Canada: 1 year $30; 6 months $18;  Foreign: 1 year $35  The North Pacific coast has its "ghost towns" as real in every sense as  those of the Interior of British Columbia and Western United States.  While precious metals were being sought from California to the Yukon  and Alaska, the Northwest coastline was being searched for furs. From  .the outset the fur trade both diminished and disrupted the native  population; both island and inlet villages. Nootka, Cto-Oose, Ahousat,  Nimpkisk, Kincolith, Takush, Harbledown, Mamalilaculla, Nahwitti,  Blunden Harbour, Village Island, and a host of other native communities either disappeared entirely or faded into mere shadows.  Salmon canneries, mines, logging operations, and mills brought surges  of Europeans and Asiatics to fill the vacuum left within aboriginal  homelands. Depletion of resources, political change, and economic  forces turned this tide by the middle of the twentieth century. Some  seemingly permanent settlements such as Anyox, Alice Arm, Surf Inlet,  Swanson Bay, Englewood, Ocean Falls, and Britannia Beach made  headlines in their day and at the time of their demise. Others���Port  Progress, Shushartie, Deserted Bay, Roy, Rose Harbour, Stapleby,  Port Neville, Vancouver Bay, and many more once respectable ports of  call���slipped quietly into oblivion without so much as an obituary to indicate their passing.  Ocean Falls, B.C. 1920's. Photo by Printing Litho Ltd., Vancouver,  courtesy Gorden family collection. Caption by L.R. Peterson.  Musings  John Burnside  He started across the floor as  soon as I entered the tavern.  Bert had a copy of the latest  issue of the Coast News hanging  from one hand and the light of  battle in his eye.  I slid to the comparative safety of a wall seat with a table between me and the onrushing  Bert.  "This time you've gone too  far, Burnside," said Bert from  halfway across the bar.  "In which direction?" I enquired   politely   as   the   irate  publican  arrived  and  parked*^���>  himself on the other side of m$p  table. ><-v:  "In the usual direction, the  direction of the bilge," said  Bert.  "My, we are in good form today. Buy me a beer, Bert, and  tell me what troubles you."  Bert scowled, but he did  signal the waiter to bring over a  couple of half-pint draught  beer.  "This damn column of  yours," said Bert. "Honestly,  sometimes I think you should be  strung up."  "I'm glad you're not in  charge, Bert."  "You can be serious about  defending the pay increase given  the politicians, can you?"  "I'm not sure I was entirely  defending it, Bert. I think I said  that in large rural ridings such  as this a member of the  legislature has legitimately high  expenses if he's going to get  around and keep in touch at all.  There are many such ridings  throughout the province,  though this is probably one of  the worst.  "What I was trying to do was  sound a cautionary note about  the   tendency   of   virtually  Jake saves the day  everyone to start railing away at  the increase without considering  the merits of the case. Patrick  Kinsella has been taped  boasting to Simon Fraser  University marketing students  that he invented the idea of a  'restraint program' as a device  to help the Socred government  get elected. We know that the  whole exercise has been an unnecessary sham from the beginning but here we are shrieking  that we have to deny yet another  segment of society because  we're all suffering. ,  "Personally I'm tired of the  breast-beating and the agonizing. Let's collect our senses  around here and get on with the  business of making a living.  We've still got everything we  need going for us."  "Did anybody ever tell you  you talk too much?" said Bert.  "What has all that rigamarole  got to do with the politicians  giving themselves a raise?"  "He talks too much and you  can't listen. You're a great pair.  Bring these sudsheads some  beer and a ginger ale for me."  Jake had come into the bar in  time to hear the last portion of  what was passing for conversation.  "Listen, if you can," Jake  said to Bert. "There's a darn  good reason for the people of  B.C. to be angry right about  now. What they should be  angry about is not that the  politicians are getting a raise  after the government has been  hammering away at the  economic well-being of  everybody and his canary for  the past three years. That's just  a minor matter which reveals  the hypocrisy of the government."  "Who let you in here?" said  Bert.  Jake snorted and paid for the  round. He took a pull of his  ginger ale before continuing.  "What makes me mad is that  nobody fully realizes that much  of the hardship has been created  by the same character who's  .   now preaching about partnership and renewal."  I sighed happily. The feisty  oldtimer was taking the  truculent Bert off my hands  nicely. It was my day-off after  all and I am essentially a  peaceful sort of fellow, for the  most part.  Hockey Poem  Poems are something  like hockey players  nurtured in the junior leagues -  the farm teams of the subconscious.  Every so often  you advance them to the majors  hoping  they '11 make the grade for you -  score literary goals ���  deke the critics  When they don V come up to snuff  you ship them  back down to the minors.  Always  you draw more culls than champions  sometimes useful workhorses  who can V skate -  sometimes dazzling skaters  who can't score  Gingerly  you assemble your teams  All too often  they don't even make the playoffs.  But a. poet  is like a patient coach  The game  must go on  After every defeat  you lick your wounds -  study the mental draft choices  always on the lookout    November 28, 1984  for a Cretsky. Firsf Dmf( Ch()jce  Peter Trower  Mafyanne's    viewpoint  Consequences of CRTC decision  by Maryanne West  "So much for the democratic  process and all those letters,  ���23,000 from the public and  CKVU gets just what it wants  and we have to pay," someone  said, disgusted by the CRTC's  decision which came down last  week, with much fanfare. I  wasn't very thrilled myself  although it was a foregone conclusion that CKVU would get  VHF 10 there was no reason  why they shouldn't but we had  hoped for greater consideration  for our problems and that other  transmitter sites, even if not as  good for CKVU's purposes,  would be considered.  However, it wasn't a complete loss, we did gain very important time. Imagine what  would have happened without  all those letters and everyone's  individual effort? CKVU's application would have gone  through automatically and by  now that transmitter would be  operation and we'd be behind  the eight ball, with a couple of  years before a microwave  system could be installed. Now  CKVU has to wait until we've  got that system in place.  It did cross my mind to suggest to John Thomas that we  would easily delay the process  for a number of years, but  knowing John would consider  that to be dishonest, I refrained!  What particularly irked me  was the continued emphasis by  everyone that the cost to cable  subscribers will be minimal and  that no consideration seems to  have been given as to whether  those subscribers should be paying in the first place.  It's easy to think that a couple of dollars (I know the  quoted figure is $1.10 but how  much more will have to be added two years down the road  when the bills come in?) is no  great deal if you're in a $40,000  plus, p.a. salary category, but  I'd be happier if these well paid  civil servants were more sensitive to people on fixed pensions, those who are  unemployed or those whose  budgets are already stretched  coping with growing families,  mortgages, etc.  I was also offended by having  Rogers Cable quoted to me as if  they are the criterion by which  all cable companies are judged.  It's like equating the big grocery  chains with the corner store. Of  course it's no big deal for  Rogers - the impairment of their  system is minimal and they've  got so many thousands of  subscribers the extra cost will  hardly be noticeable. But all  cable companies are not created  equal, and for the small  operators in places like Duncan,  Ladysmith, Nanaimo, the Gulf  Islands and the Sunshine Coast  the story will be quite different.  Someone suggested philosophically that it's all part of  the cost of living over here, like  the ferry, you have to expect  things to cost more. That may  be true, but there is still the  question of whether in a market  place where the frequencies  belong to all the people should a  regulatory body allow "A" to  put "B's" legitimate business in  possible jeopardy without due  reparations?  I was wondering whether it is  worth lodging an appeal, when  a call came from one of Victoria's aldermen asking if we  are interested in exploring any  further options open to us. Of  course I said yes.  I'm not optimistic that we  have much chance to make any  changes, but 1 think we should  voice our concerns.  One has to wonder if the  CRTC has seen the possibility  that their actions may prepare  the way for a takeover by one of  the cable big boys of the  number of small cable operators  on the Coast and whether that is  in the public interest. Coast News, February 25,1985  A growing movement towards peace  Editor:  An historical event occurred  last week when Canada participated in two separate testings  of the cruise missile and as  Canadians we should all be proud of our dutiful sense of  NATOrial responsibility: at  least that's the rhetoric spewing'  from Parliament Hill.  In reality what is happening is  that the present Conservative  government * is . bending over  backwards to complete what the  Liberals started. Not content to  have sold out on our control of  natural resources, we ho longer'  have the courage to maintain an  independent foreign policy nor  the wisdom to escape the immorality of the arms race.  My belief that Canada did  not profit from the manufacture of arms was shattered some  years ago. Now however, all  pretense of non-involvement is  lost, for, in allowing the testing  of the cruise missile over Canadian terrain we are direct collaborators with the builders of  the flying crematoriums  threatening all life on this  planet.  The B52 flying the missile  from North Dakota to northern  'Canada oh Tuesday and Friday  of last week did not let loose a  weapon necessary for our pro  tection under the rules of  "deterrence". We have had a  viable nuclear deterrence for  over 20 years when both the  USA and USSR possessed  enough "killpower" to destroy  each other.  Every nuclear weapon  manufactured and deployed  since then has been unnecessary  and served mainly to plant a  feather in some politician's hat,  a medal on some general's  breast or to boost corporate  dividends of a company like  Honeywell, General Electric or  "the~mahy~6thers involved In the"  armament industry.  We   will   not   betray   our  Mothers do 'pay their way'  -Editor:  :: I appreciate the editorial  comment by Dianne Evans  regarding welfare rates, but I  feel that I must comment on the  idea of people on welfare wanting to "work, to be productive,  to pay their way".  This ignores the huge  percentage of the welfare  population who, though they  are working, and are being productive, are not considered by  many people to be paying their  way. I speak of those of us who  "are single mothers of small  children. I do not want to be offered a job outside the home. I  do not want it even if the  government provides excellent  free daycare to make it easy for  me to work outside the home. I  feel that I am providing a service to society by raising my two  children and that, because I love  them, and they love and need  Express your love  Editor:  I feel compelled to let all the  kindly.folks in this community  know that the tremendous support I have received since the  passing of my loving wife Kay,  has been overwhelming.  The gifts of food, the sympathy cards and letters, the  telephone calls and personal  visits have all aided me immensely in my hours of need.  For these I humbly say "Thank  you all for being so kind and  thoughtful".  There is also a basic truth that  has emerged and has come to  my mind following Kay's  ���departure and it is this: one does  not have to set goals to become  ; financially wealthy, or a successful statesman, or a noted  ���scientist, in  order to become  Sharing goals  Editor:  Your ��� article ''Alternate  economic strategy urged" in last  weeks paper offers a confusing  view of the relationship between  the economic/employment  strategy committee's work and  that of the solidarity coalition  and the joint council of unions.  In fact, this relationship has  been a co-operative one with  frequent contact and information exchanges.  well  respected and much admired in one's lifetime.  Kay. was a supreme example  of how, by being a kindly,  thoughtful, ordinary person,  dedicated to her chosen faith,  and practising that deep faith,  she aided and cheerily helped  others who were less fortunate  than she was.  As for myself, I wish to say  that there is one regret that is  constantly nagging away at me  and it is that I was never a person who could comfortably and  openly express my love and  devotion to my lifetime partner,  except perhaps on special occasions such as birthdays and anniversaries.  Take it from one who found  out too late. Don't let it happen  to you!.  ''"''." 'v'' "   '^Nels Moore  Skookum  ...Update  Mark Guignard says...  Did you know every 1985 Skoda  has quartz halogen headlamps as  standard equipment?  Like solidarity and the joint  council who endorses job creation and decreases in the level of  unemployment as key priorities,  the EESC must respond to our  broader dual purposes of  employment development and  economic development. Our  work therefore, requires serious  consideration of initiatives put  forward by labour representatives as well as those tendered  by individuals who believe the  first priority should be  economic development, and  even from others who feel any  work in this area is of little consequence.  So, while our working  methods are slightly different,  the EESC and solidarity and the  joint council share the same major goal���local employment  development with a view to the  longer term development of the  Sunshine Coast.  Bonnie Pyplacz -  EESC/LEAD  Project Leader  1976 FORD CAPRI  Sporty coupe built in Europe. V6.  4 spd. manual, radio, radial tires  on mags, good performance car.  recently tuned up.  SKOOKUM DEAL   $3595  .here comes the Beetle  ���a car who's fame is legendary.  1969 model with 4 cyl., 4 spd.,  runs very well.  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Fortunately  I do not crave more than the  basics in the way of material  wealth and I find myself comfortable with the welfare rates  as they are. (I realize that  others, due to their circumstances, the expenses they  have, etc. are not comfortable  and 1, too, have been hard up in  the past year, but feel okay  now.)  It is, however, frightening to  contemplate the erosion of the  welfare system that may happen  if people continue to elect right  wing governments. I am also  uncomfortable with the feminist  solution of free universal  daycare and wish that some of  my sisters would realize that this  is not what my children and I  need, and would show support  for women single or not, who  want to raise their children  themselves.  Anne Miles  Gibsons  alliance to NATO or Jo the  USA if we disagree with some  of their thinking. To say���we  will go only so far, we will support you in this, but not in  that��� is the duty of responsible  policy makers. Mindless ac-  quiesence results in the formation of lackeys and slaves.  Recent UN reports place  work armament spending at  over 800 billion dollars, a 33 per  cent increase in less than two  years. This while social, political  and ecological catastrophes  worsen and.are ignored%_ , _���  There is hope however in that  the peoples of the world are  Finally becoming aware of the  imminent danger thrust upon  them by defense policies which  were perhaps valid in the days  of cavalry and infantry but  which are absurd and inapplicable in the nuclear age.  We hear and read daily about  individuals, groups and even  nations which are questioning  and acting on the matter of the  nuclear threat. New Zealand  has prohibited, the entry to their  ports of ships carrying nuclear  weapons. Australia has denied  access to their air bases to  planes involved with the MX  testing. Holland and Belgium  have delayed the deployment of  the. cruise missile.  When the British government  "moves in" as it did in early  February, with 2000 soldiers  and police, and in the dead of  night, to forcibly remove 150  protestors encamped at RAF  Molesworth to protest, the  deployment of cruise missiles, it  is sure proof that the Thatcher  policy of "nuclearizing" Britain  is being sorely tested.  The danger is indeed great,  but with it is the growing  worldwide involvement of individuals to counter that  danger. As Canadians we can  do no less.  Michael Burns  lt*S a Family Outing!    Come and enjoy the friendly  atmosphere and comfortable surroundings.     Bring the whole family!  Don't forget our A *��  SUNDAY SMORGASBORD Only $9.95  5-9 p.m.  (Kids Vfe price)  Ruby Lake  Restaurant  (open daily 7 am - 9 pm)  883-2269  DON LOCKSTEAD, MLA  will be the guest speaker at the monthly NDP meeting  Come with your questions on:  _,-.-Education .cutbacks  - New Legislation  - Bennett's "Recovery" Program  - NDP alternatives  Wednesday, Feb. 27, 8 p.m.  Unemployment Action Centre  (upstairs in Gibsons old firehall)  For good leadership  and good representation  for the Sechelt Indian Band,  Re-elect  Chief  STAN  DIXON  Election Days March 2 & 3  1985 FORD TEMPO 'U AND ESCORT'S'  LOOK AT ALL THE VALUE YOU GET:  TEMPO (U  ��� Front wheel drive  ��� 2300 HSC (High Swirl Combustion)  4-cylinder engine  ��� 5-speed manual transmission  ��� Rack and pinion steering  ��� Power front disc/rear drum brakes  ��� Rear window defroster  ��� Heavy duty battery  ��� Five passenger seating  ��� Lockable glove compartment  ��� Luxury 'A frame' steering wheel  ��� Day/Night rearview mirror  ��� Consolette  ��� Side window demisters  ��� Steel belted radials  ��� Luxury wheel covers  ��� Lower bodyside road-abrasion protection  $7985  ESCORT'S'  ��� Front wheel drive  ��� 1.6L HO 4-cylinder engine  ��� 5-speed manual transmission  ��� 4-wheel independent suspension  ��� Front disc/rear drum brakes  ��� Rack and pinion steering  ��� Heavy duty battery  ��� Fold down rear seats  ��� Stalk-mounted wiper/washer controls  ��� Colour-keyed deluxe seat belts with  tension eliminators  ��� Side window demisters  ��� Consolette  ��� Lower bodyside road-abrasion protection  $  6985  TRANSPORTATION, LICENCES AND TAXES EXTRA  ORDER A LOW PRICED TEMPO 'L'  OR ESCORT 'S' TODAY  For all Ford Warranties see Dealer for details.  FORD  HAVE YOU DRIVEN A FORD^LATEty?  We will  not be  undersold  You make us #1  MDL 5936  Wharf  Rd4 SfreheK  885-3281  wmwn 4.  Coast News, February 25,1985  'B&WM^Mmmm  Friends and sponsors of Katimavikers enjoy a farewell meal. This  particular group will be departing February 26 for more community  work in Ontario. -Neva* coawi? photo  Katimavikers say  goodbye to Gibsons  by Brad Inglis  As February 26 is fast approaching, we from the  Katimavik group here in Gibsons see our time coming to an  end.  We are learning and we know  that we can't take with us the  mountains, or Gospel Rock, but  we can take many good  memories.  The scenery (except for the  snow) has been beautiful but it  has been the people of Gibsons  who have made our time here;,  everyone from the lifeguards at  the pool to our great neighbours;  who have saved our bacon on  occasion.  There is also a need at this  time to thank our sponsors;  Ralph Jones from the town of  Gibsons; Sam Reid, Gibsons  elementary; Marta McKown,  Elphinstone; George Allen,  Langdale; Vern Wishlove,  Roberts Creek; and all of their  staff. Because a large part of  our day is spent at work it is important that we have had a good  environment to work in; and we  certainly have been granted  that! So again thank you.  Our billeting time in Gibsons  was just one more great  memory. We were welcomed into twelve homes and made to  feel like part of the family.  For the people who attended"  our farewell party, thank you  for that great send off. Special  thanks to Mr. and Mrs. Neilson  and Mrs. and Mrs. Marshall for  attending.  We are now off to Ontario,  where I am sure we will hit the  tail end of winter.-  One nice thing is that we have  two springs.  As for the next group coming, we can only wish them the  best of luck and hope that they  enjoy Gibsons half as much as  we did. Salut!  by Jeanie Parker, 886-3973  Friday, March 8, is Interna-  tional Women's Day and there's  a Film and Video Festival at  Roberts Creek elementary to  celebrate. A number of people  have registered but not yet paid.  It's $7 for approximately four  hours of films ranging from 10  minutes to half an hour.  There's a wide choice of  topics and you can pick and  choose the ones you want to see.  Among the subject matters are  footbinding, a famous Canadian artist, women in a resource  town (sounds appropriate),  feminism issues in Vancouver,  and a woman facing a mental  breakdown.  Some of the films are funny  and most are Canadian productions. They're not just for the  "burn the bra" women's libber  by any means.  There's a potluck dinner and  refreshments will be available.  Phone Continuing Education at  886-8841 if you're interested  and please pay your fees if you  have already registered.  MORE ENTERTAINMENT  There's entertainment at the  Roberts Creek Legion yet again  this Friday with the "Echoplaz-  mic Band". David Karmazyn,  Chris Carrow and friends will  be playing a good selection of  rock and roll. Members and  guests.  VETERANS DINNER  Veterans and other seniors in  the community were once again  the honoured guests at a dinner.  hosted by the Roberts Creek  Area    C    Soundings  Legion Ladies' Auxiliary on  Sunday, February 17. They enjoyed a roast beef dinner, a  singsong accompanied by Kay  Zantolas on the piano, and an  afternoon of visiting and fun.  VALENTINE'S ANTICS  The Valentine's Dance at the  Roberts Creek Legion provided  a good night of fun and music  with "Used Guys". Cupid was  definitely on the scene though  some of his arrows went astray.  As for the blue truck that rolled  into a neighbouring yard, we  never did hear whether anybody  claimed it.  Veterans  head is  ft Off -  nuclear  C.G. Gifford, DFC, appears  three times this week in Vancouver.  Gifford is national chairman  of Veterans for Multi-Lateral  Nuclear Disarmament, with  heaffquarters in Halifax. He will  be on the Barrett Show, CKVU,  on February 28, on CBC radio  at 8 p.m. the same day, and on  March 1 he speaks to a rally at  Vancouver's Unitarian Church,  949 West 49th (at Oak).  The VMND believes in having strong non-nuclear armed  forces.  For more information phone  L. Boyce, 277-4527 or End-the-  Arms-Race, 736-2366 in Vancouver.  LIBRARY NEWS  Among recent additions are  Mulroney by Ian Mcdonald and  The Miracle by Irving Wallace.  Wallace.  In 1984 over 3500 books were  loaned to adults and nearly 2400  COAST NEWS  to children. The last operating  day in February saw oyer 100  books dispensed. We could use  more volunteers. They don't  have to be women and though  some experience is desirable it's  not necessary. Phone 885-3394  if you're interested.  Photo ��� Repirin ts  Any published photo or your  choice from the contact sheets  3i 4  5x 7  8x10  AQUACULTURE FORUM  Employment and Economic Opportunities  in the Aquaculture Industry.  SPEAKERS:  Debra Turnbull and Valerie Collier,  Envirocon Aquaculture Consultants  PLUS individuals interested in the local industry from  LABOUR: Geoff Meggs, UFAWU  BUSINESS: Syd Heal, Sunshine Coast Aquaculture Association  ECONOMICS: John Struthers, Associated Economic  Consultants Ltd.  Tuesday, Feb. 26  7:30 p.m.  Senior Citizens' Hall,  Sechelt  Everyone Welcome.  Presented by; Economic/Employment Strategy Committee  J  Save the Children  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  at  Books A Stuff  Sechelt  until noon Saturday  "A Frle>n<My Pe>ople> Place"  by Jean Robinson, 885-2954  The Save the Children group  in our area meets the first Tuesday of every month. March 5,  at 1 p.m., Lauralee Sollie,  885-3510, will be expecting you.  They have raised $700 already  and it will go to the Sisters of  Mercy in Mexico where the  nearby hospital has an excessively high number of TB patients.  Joan Newsham, won the  afghan and Mrs. Csiky won two  knit bunnies from the recent  raffle. The group is working on  clowns to sell, at the moment.  REMINDERS  Must apologize to the Sunshine Coast Dressing Society.  Their meeting date is February  28, the fourth Thursday in each  month at the hall.  Don't forget Story Hour on  March 1, from 10 a.m. until 12  p.m. for pre-schoolers and their  moms at the hall.  SHRUBBERY  Thanks to Bill LeNeve and a  couple of lads from the  Achievement Centre for  mulching the trees and shrubs.  A recent check showed the ma  jority are budding up. We must  be doing something right.  A reminder to the few people  who pledged a tree or shrub last  year and forgot to deliver.  Please phone me for a suitable  delivery date. Some things can  be planted wow.  FOOD BANK  The Sechelt Food Bank is in  urgent need of clean, small  plastic containers or jars, with  lids. They can also use plastic'  bags, paper bags, and twist ties.  Put them in the box in the mall.  ROD AND GUN CLUB  The Sechelt Rod and Gun  Club is holding trap shoots  every Sunday. Also, it seems  one needs instruction before acquiring a hunting licence so the  CORE program will be starting  soon. This is the only program  on the Sunshine Coast this year  that meets hunting licence requirements. Thanks to the club  the Teen Drop-In Centre is $50  richer. How very kind of them.  MOTORCROSS  The annual meeting of the  Sunshine coast Motorcross  Club will take place in Mr.  Short's room, Sechelt elemen  tary school, March 4, 7:30 p.m.  The election of officers will be  first on the agenda but  upgrading the race track will be  the prime target of all members.  Their first major event will be  April 6 and 7 and the last  chance for bikers to qualify for  the Super Motorcross to be held  in B.C. Place April 20.  John Pinkster, 885-3174, is  most enthused and says the club  (will stress quality rather than  quantity of races this year.  Their only source of income is  your attendance as a spectator.  Plan on being at some of these  exciting events this year.  Drop oil yo.ur  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  at  Peninsula Market  in Davis Bay  until noon Saturday  "A Friendly People Place"  F��� GRAND  OPENING  CELEBRATION!  25%OFF*  KB 1-Hour  Photo Processing  You get fantastic prints fast on Kodak'paper. Bring in your 110.  126, 135 or disc film and 60 minutes later you get perfect  pictures. No waiting, no lost film, no excuses, because we do it  right in our store with the revolutionary Kis 1-Hour Photo  Processor. Enlargements and extra prints take only minutes.  WEBBER  886-2947  1  Hour  Photo  PHOTO  Gower Pt. Rd., Gibsons  by the Omega Restaurant OPEN 6 DAYS A WEEK  'Offer good until Mar. 9th. only one discount purchase pet customer please.  ���Kodak is a registered trademark of the Eastman Kodak Company,  n  ��� II  T  1  I  I  I  ���  I  ���  ��� ���  I  ���  I  LLLLL  ��^  Ring Repair Event  Is the  centre stone  secure?  Are the side  stones loose?  Are the  claws worn  thin?  Is the shank  worn thin?  ^il  n  Special Savings Now In Effect  It you've answered yes to any of the above questions, now's your chance to have your ring  repaired at substantial savings. Sorry, we can't guarantee next day service but rest assured, the  final result will be worth the wait.  RING  SIZING  Made smaller  Now $8  Regular Price $12  Made larger  Now $10-$14  Regular price $76-520  HALF  SHANKS  30% off  Estimated price  EXAMPLE:  Regular $60  Sale $42  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING  Proposed Amendments to Town of Gibsons  Zoning Bylaw No. 350, 1979  Pursuant to Section 720 of the Municipal Act, a PUBLIC HEARING will be held in the Municipal Hall, 1490  South Fletcher Road, Gibsons, B.C., on Monday, March 11, 1985 at 7:30 p.m. to consider Bylaw No.  350-15 (Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 350-15, 1985). At the Hearing all persons who deem their interest  in property affected by the proposed bylaw shall be afforded an opportunity to be heard on matters  contained in the bylaw.  The intent of the bylaw is to amend the present zoning to the following:  1. That certain parcel or parcels of land in the Town of Gibsons more particularly known and legally described  as the southerly 120 feet of Lot 1 of 1, Block 7, D.L. 688, Plan 17977 from the existing Marine Zone to  Commercial Zone 3, (C.3).  2. This bylaw may be cited for all purposes as "Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 350-15, 1985."  Take notice that the above paragraph is deemed to be a synopsis of the bylaw and not deemed to be an  interpretation thereof. A copy of the amending bylaw is available for inspection at the Gibsons Municipal  Office, 1490 South Fletcher Road, during office hours, namely Monday to Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30  p.m. and Thursday and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Rob Buchan  MUNICIPAL PLANNER & APPROVING OFFICER  RETIFP1NG      Sa'e $26  Regular price $44 for 4 claws.  tor 4 claws  KARAT GOLD CHAIN SOLDER  Regular price $10 Sale $6  Sale in effect from Monday,  February 25 to Saturday,  March 76 inclusive.  KARAT GOLD  JEWELRY  CLEANED FREE!  MR. KURT STOIBER, A EUROPEAN  lEWELERY DESIGNER WITH 25 YEARS OF  EXPERIENCE, WILL BE ON HAND TO  DISCUSS YOUR PERSONAL NEEDS IN  COLD lEWELERY DESIGN.  Jeanraie's Gifts & Gems  Sunnycrest Centre, Gibsons 886-2023 .Coast News, February 25,1985  The year of the Ox is ushered in by these Roberts Creek elementary  school students. With dragons, drums, ribbons and sparklers they  paraded from class to class much to the enjoyment of fellow students  and teachers. ��� NtratomrmftMo  Halfmoon Bay Happenings  Piano anyone?  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  I wonder if there is anyone  . around who owns a piano  which is sitting there idle in the  recreation room? It may just be  sitting there unplayed and  -unloved. Well it does need some  tender loving care and I know  just the person who could give it  that and a good home to boot,  where it would be played  regularly and where it would  give much joy to a lot of people  young and old.  As most of you are aware,  Nikki Weber has moved into  new premises with her music  shop and has lots of instruments  there but no piano.  She now has a little studio  room where her groups such as  the kids of the Mini Mob now  do their practising, but alas,  there is no piano. So, if you  know of one which would be  reasonably priced I would be  glad to here from you, or, better  still, if you are looking for a  good foster home for your old  piano you are in luck as Nikki  would make a great, foster  Mom.  Nikki gives of her time voluntarily to this group of kids, to  the 69'ers group, the GG's, the  Halfmoon Hams, to name but a  few of the people she works  with musically, so a piano is a  bit beyond her financial capacity.  Think about it and give either  Nikki or myself a call if you can  come up with some solution to  this problem. A baby grand  would not be refused either!  These groups, who are coached by Nikki, perform for the  benefit of local projects such as  the new senior's hall, the cancer  society, etc, and at the same  time bring a lot of pleasure and  happiness to the community.  A HAPPY VALENTINE  The Valentine's dance sponsored by the Welcome Beach  Community Association last  week was a most successful and  enjoyable event. Dinner was  provided by donation of menu  items by -all who attended and  Paul Hansen pleased the  dancers with his music selec-  Our local master of the harmonica, Torre Orre provided  some delightful after dinner  entertainment for a good old  sing-along. Throughout the  evening there were two spot  dances, both of which were won  by none other than yours truly.  However, as one box of  chocolates is sufficient for any  diet, the second box was  donated to the partner in crime.  In all it was a good fun event  and we can all look forward to  the next one which will be a St.  Patrick's dance on March 16.  There will be more details on  this as the time approaches and  tickets   become   available.  Tickets will also be available  very soon for the next Halfmoon Hams show which Will be  for two nights only, March 30  and 31. Keep those dates in  mind. Also the Halfmoon Bay  Recreation Association's annual  general meeting this Tuesday at  7:30 p.m. at the Feenstra  residence.  A PIONEER PASSES  On February 16 a grand old  lady slept peacefully away at the  age of 103. Mrs. Louise Bar-  dahl, who was well known in  this area, passed away in  Calgary and was buried beside  her husband at Ocean View in  Vancouver last Wednesday. She  is survived by six daughters and  two sons and several grand and  great-grandchildren. Two  daughters lived on Redrooffs, i  Hazel Ellis and Lilian Birk. All  the family were able to attend  the funeral service including a  granddaughter who flew in  from Norway. Louise was a  much loved mother who will be  . oissed by all who knew her.  By'law  surfaces  The whereabouts of Bylaw  264 became apparent at a Sunshine Coast Regional District  (SCRD) specially convened  board meeting February 21  when a letter received from the  ministry of municipal affairs  was received raising questions  on three issues within the bylaw.  These three items are the  Fiedler Bros. Contracting. Ltd.  site, Jackson Bros. Logging  Ltd. site, and Murray Nurseries  Ltd. site. The ministry expressed reluctance to continue with;'  the by-law until these matters  were resolved.  However, Chairman Jim  Gurney has drafted a response  to the ministry which he hopes  will ensure rapid processing of  the by-law. In the letter he  assures the ministry that the  three properties in question  "will be the subject of by-law  amendments as soon as Bylaw  264 has been adopted. 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"In 1985, United Nations  International Youth Year, we  urge art teachers, parents and  family members to have their  young people submit material to  the exhibition as a way of  fostering the creative spirit in  our classrooms," he said.  Drawings, prints, photographs, two-dimensional collages, paintings and other art  media are sought. Up to 150 will  be selected for exhibition across  B.C. and in the Yukon Territory and Washington state.  Mitchell also announced a  BCYA '85 Provincial Advisory  Committee of educators and artists chaired by Kit Graurer, art  and drama co-ordinator for  School District 38 (Richmond).  Funding for BCYA '85  comes from B.C.'s ministry of  Police  GIBSONS RCMP  Elphinstone secondary  reported a break-in on February  18. Unknown persons gained  entry into the school and caused  damages within.  Theft of a tool box containing tools valued at $600 was  reported on February 17 by the  owner Herb Craig. The box was  stolen from Craig's vehicle  while parked in the Gramma's  Pub underground parking lot.  On February 15, a Truman  Road resident reported that his  vehicle had been vandalized  while parked in front of his  residence. Unknown persons  kicked at the driver's door,  causing $50 worth of damages.  SECHELT RCMP  A West Sechelt residence was  reported broken into on  February 15. Entry into the  house was gained through a  window. The house was ran-  sacked.  The Sechelt Fish Market was  broken into on February 20. A  small quantity of cash was  taken.  A full 45-gallon gas barrel  was stolen from the cedar mill  located, on Highway 101 in  Wilson Creek. The theft was  reported on February 21.  Channel  Ten  Wednesday and Thursday  February 27 and 28  7 p.m.  Viewers, our live phone-in  this week is on Wednesday and  .will be re-run on Thursday.  Part 1: Sechelt Village Council Mayor Kolibas and Alderman Craig will be in the studio  for a live show. They will be  available to discuss Sechelt  issues with you, the viewer.  Part 2: Sechelt Indian Band  Election. Candidates for Chief  of the Sechelt Indian Band were  in the studio. Calvin Craigan,  Gilbert Joe and Stan Dixon,  each present their reasons why  they wish to be the chief. The  election will be March 2 and 3.  Part 3: President of the  Federal Liberal Party. Ms lona  Campagnola was visiting on the  Coast last Thursday. Jenny Mc-  Clain, Elphi student, interviewed her about her life in politics.  A GREAT KITCHEN  DOESNT HAVE TO BE EXPENSIVE  ^  Come in today  and see our  in-store display!  FREE ESTIMATES  GIBSONS  'BUILDING SUPPLIES LIB.  V:  Sunshine Coast Hwy, Gibsons  888-8141  Wharf and Dolphin, Sechelt  885-7121  OPEN Mon. ��� Set. 8 a.m. ��� 5 p.m.  SUNDAY (Gibsons only) 10 a.m. ��� 4 p.m.  education through ECCAD,  Gray Beverage Co. 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Veronica Morgan, Jade Boragno, Serena Strand and Amanda Tame were girls having a lot of fun at the  Roberts Creek elementary student Talent Show last week. ��� -DUnneErans photo  l!  iG  m  tr��*s  f*  &  *w  *���*  W\0*  GM*  pAV"  cwtf^  Otf  -38  O  Gf?  1 ST QUALITY  MEN'S  FLANNEL  SHIRTS  ��� 100% COTTON  FLANNEL  ��� PLAIDS OF BLUE,  BROWN, RED  ��� SIZES S, M, L, XL  >*  \, *"  1ST QUALITY  CANADIAN MADE  MEN'S BOOT CUT  JEANS  t&  .%%*���  i ?  *w*.  .��. v  133/4 OZ.  DENIM  PREWASHED  FOR  COMFORT  4 POCKET  WESTERN  BOOT CUT  STYLING  SIZES 28-38  SHIRTS  ANS  OUR REG.  1098EACH!  #VV��RKWEN?  df\ W��ILD  OUR REG,  2498 each!  fe  ly#  >erWs  We're working for you!    ^  VISA  585-5858 Coast News* February 25,1985  7.  ^^^^^^^^$pi$^^^^^^  Work is well underway on the salmon farm at Chapman Creek. The processing plant is in the background  with the fish tanks arrayed near the creek itself. Intake and outtake pipes carry fresh water to and from the  Creek. ���NrtfcCownypkoto  Sechelt    Scenario  Marsh Society meets  by Peggy Connor, 885-9347  ENDANGERED SPECIES  /Sechelt Protective Marsh  Society's meeting on Friday,  March 1 at 7:30 p.m. will have a  speaker from UBC, Fred Bur-  reil, to talk of endangered  species.  :��* Promises to be an interesting  evening; it is at the Sunshine  Coast Arts Centre on Medusa  and Trail Avenue and  everybody is welcome.  HARMONY SINGERS  The once a month visit of the  Harmony Singers from Gibsons  Seniors at Shorncliffe took  place, Wednesday, February 20.  Always a delight to hear they  also come full of fun, everyone  has a wonderful time.  Mrs. Peggy Campbell is their  spirited leader; violinist Jack Inglis rendered two lovely solos  "He" and "I Believe"; Steve  White, pianist, accompanied  the singers and continued on  during the tea. Mary Steele and  Jim Munro sang a duet of "Will  You Love Me In September".  It was a sentimental afternoon with the residents joining  in with the old popular songs.  The singers are a combination  of men and women and generally follow the monthly theme; on  their next visit they will offer  Irish tunes.  Performers are appreciated at  Shorncliffe and they couldn't  ask for a more enthusiastic audience. If you wish to share  your talent phone Shorncliffe  arid ask for the activity aid,  Anne Courtney, 885-5126.  WORLD DAY OF PRAYER  the theme for this year's  World Day of Prayer, "Peace  Through Prayer and Action"  will be introduced by Father  Angello DePompa. The host  church for this non denominational service is Holy Family  Church in Sechelt, the event is  on Friday, March 1 at 1 p.m.  Everyone   is   welcome,  refreshments   served   in   the  church hall afterwards.  AREA "B" RATEPAYERS  The Economic Development  Commissioner, Oddvin Vedo  made an excellent presentation  of how mariculture is done in  Norway with a fine film showing their operations. Right from  taking the roe from the female  fish, the fertilizing process, their  development from there into the  pens, up to dispersing them in  the ocean or packing them for  distribution, the whole story is  in pictures.  President Jack Hermiston  along with secretary Carol Kozij  of the Ratepayers' Assocation  were pleased to see so many in  attendance, 60 present, crowded  into the community use room at  West Sechelt school on Tuesday, February 19.  Director Peggy Connor of  Area "B" was asked to speak  on Sunshine Coast Regional  District's current events.  The Advisory Planning Committee or the APC for Area  "B" will comprise of Alternate  Director, Andrew Steele, Chris  Caldwell, Maurice Egan,  Graham Allen, Jim Bayles,  Carol Kozij, Ralph Mahar and  Don McLeod. This group is appointed by the area director and  approved by the SCRD board.  It is a cross section of citizens  whose duties shall be to advise  the board on such matters that  relate to this area.  Planner for the SCRD, Jim  Johnstone, talked on the Area  "B" Settlement Plan and the  technical work needed to complete the plan.  Chairman Jim Gurney of the  SCRD   was   also   on   hand,  answering questions from those  present.  It was very gratifying to see  such a good turnout especially  when it was a busy night, many  meetings on.  Other directors of the  Ratepayers' Association present  were Harry Pinkerton, Alva  Dinn, Gerry Berthelet and Paul  Toynbee.  LET'S TALK SCHOOLS  Talking was done at  Chatelech secondary school on  Tuesday, February 19 and a  brief was taken to the Sechelt  Elementary School on Wednesday, February 20.  There was lots of talking and  six presentations at the Sechelt  Elementary school with 50 present. The independent District  School Review Committee comprised of John Denley, Janice  Edmonds and Brian Beecham  with Denley as their chairman  were there to listen.  Major concerns raised were  the process of the review and  the time allotted to answer so  many complex questions, including levels of funding concerns, special needs students,  post-secondary schooling.  The final forum will be held  Please turn to page 17  Sechelt Seniors  by Robert Foxall  There's one thing we can be  sure of in Canada and that is  that we have a very promising  bunch of people in the seats of  government. We are getting lots  of promises of funding for our  new hall but so far nothing of  what might be called documentary evidence. I could wish that  some of them had the experience we had in the fruit  shipping business.  We could not tell a grower to  put his berries or cherries into a  corner for a while but had to dig  up a destination because the  train or the lake steamer was  due in a very short time, and he  had to get addresses on his  crates. Sometimes we had to do  some diverting before the  destination was reached but we  always gave an order. However,  the Planning Committee is fine  tuning its plans and when the  big day comes will be off and  running.  At our monthly meeting for  February Dave Hayward announced that he had arranged a  trip to Victoria for April 8.  Don't rush for a ticket because  the bus was sold out before the  hall had emptied at the close of  the meeting; the only .thing that  can be done is to give your  name to Dave in case he should  have some cancellations.  Through a comedy of errors I  managed to miss the bus last  Wednesday and so missed the  trip to Seton Villa but some of  my spies tell me that it was a  nice day and that our performers were well appreciated  by our hosts.  All activities at the hall are  going ahead as usual and drawing increasing numbers. That is  why the functions were started  so it could not be said that there  was nothing to do in Sechelt.  Help us to get that new hall  built and we will be able to increase the number of activities  and make you feel still happier  that you retired to the Sunshine  Coast.  We  AUTOPRO    Guarantee  to meet or beat any  Vancouver or local price on  Brakes, Mufflers  or Shocks.  Open  6 days  a week  to serve  You.  Call and ask for  James Johnson or  Ron Marshall  for all your  car stereo and  autopro needs,  Yes, we customize  muffler systems.  We have CAR STEREOS  in stock, and we install.  by Joan Wilson, 883-9606   ,  February's ���'Pender Person'*  can usually be found at the  Aquatic Centre, where she has  worked for five years, teaching  swimming, leading- fitness  classes and now as director:  Robi Peters.  Robi and her family moved  to their farm at Kleindale in  1960. Though her young family:  kept her busy, she soon became  involved in aquatic and fitness  activities. She was also part of a  local dance group which provided entertainment for social  events on the Coast, along with  Wendy Simmonds, Diane  Fielding   and  Shirley  Vader.  Robi is following a family  tradition: her mother was a  swimming instructor and coach  in England, and Robi spent her  summers as a teen working with  the Vancouver Sun Free Swim  classes.  Her cheerful smile and encouraging words have helped  many a Harbourite, young and  older, learn to swim or get in  shape. Robi Peters, Pender  Harbour salutes you!  STRING ENSEMBLE  Madeira Park elementary  students had a treat on  February 13 with the Canada  West Strings, directed by Bruce  Dunn. The 11 member ensemble played short selections from  Beethoven, Mozart, Vivaldi and  Greig. Between the music, Mr.  Dunn gave an entertaining and  informative commentary on the  instruments, the composer and  the  style  of music.   Twenty  adults also enjoyed the concert.  Remember that special events  at the schools are often open to  parents, grandparents and  neighbours. Just call the school  office to be sure. What happens  in our schools really does  benefit the entire community.  SHOPPING SPREE  WINNERS  Ann Cook beat me to the  news of the lucky people in the  Lioness shopping spree draw  last week, but here they are  Please turn to page 17  Light gray, flecked  . with white & orange  Spayed female  Very precious family pet  Call Vancouver days  875-2202  REWARV  mk%9��mmmLmmmmmmkwm  #^W.,IVX-"%7FHvH%-!\w*5w  ������ < i'lTPi'i���� iwJVJJ'if'1.  anD^'s  will be  CLOSED  SATURDAY  EVENING  MARCH 2  Egmont  News  Executive  elected  Ann Cook, 883-9167   ~  COMMUNITY NEWS  The Egmont Community  Club annual meeting results:  new president is Jack Williams.  The executive is pretty much the  same faithful group; Len and  Betty Silvey, Geoff Craig, Iris  'Griffith? Bud^arid Suzy Cook,  Brian Camp, and Edna Howitt,  who is convenor for this year.  Special thanks to Doris and  Ken Jackson for the time and  energy they put into running the  Mini Thrift Store, which is open  every Wednesday from approximately 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  It's membership dues collecting time once again, with the  repeat of last year's special price.  The Backeddy is quietly open  daily 3 to 11 p.m.  Our Heart Fund canvasser is  Pat Vaughan, don't wait, get in  touch with her now before it's  too late for your heart and your  donation. Heart Fund drive  ends this week.  Happy 80th birthday Andy  Zborovszky.  ' the quality  sewing machine  from |apa,n  ��� built in electronics so you control the  sewing speed  ��� full needle penetration power, even when  sewing heavy fabrics stitch by stitch  ��� built in buttonholes & stretch stitches  ��� auto bobbin winding  ��� and more ,  v --<rr*>  ��� t.'���-'.���  AT THE  COMMERCE.  THE RRSP  LEADERS  MAKE IT EASY  FOR YOU  WITH ANEW  CHOICE OF  COMPETITIVE  PLANS.  BANKOF COMNIERQE  THE COMMERCE HANDLES: MORE RRSP DOLLARS  ���:., ; than anyx^^  D E A D LINE-MARCH 1 8.  Coast News, February 25,1985  problem  An application for a taxi  licence, a grant for the Writers'  Forge, the location of the propane tank at the marina and requests for funding for special  1986 projects were all items on  the agenda of the Gibsons  Committee-of-the-Whole  meeting, February 20.  The committee decided to  wait for more information  before writing a letter of support to the Motor Carrier Commission on behalf of an applicant who wishes to establish a  new taxi service in Gibsons.  Alderman Norm Peterson  raised a question about the  number of licences allowed in  the Gibsons area, and asked  that a letter be written to the  Motor Carrier Commission requesting more information. The  applicant has stated that he  wishes to start a new business  because of alleged current long  waits for service, alleged poor  condition of the cars and alleged lack of service for the elderly  The Writers' Forge has asked  council for financial support for  their Festival of the Written  Arts, and the Committee-of-  the-Whole examined the request. Speaking in favour of the  request, Alderman Burnside  said, "This particular community activity has been one of  the most successful and the  most exciting to come along in  years.  "A little literary festival is  becoming recognized on the  calendars of some of the best  known writers in Canada," he  continued.  "A large number of people  from Vancouver attend the  festival, with the numbers rising  each year," said Burnside.  "Although the festival takes  place in Sechelt, the whole area  benefits from the publicity, and  the festival is helping put the  Sunshine Coast on the tourist  map.  "Despite strains and stresses,  a determined movement is being  made for co-operation between  geographical areas," said  Alderman Burnside, "and I feel  Gibsons can contribute to this  worthwhile cause."  The committee, after some  deliberations, decided to grant  $250 to the Forge for their  festival.  The question of the propane  tank at the new marina has  " again come before council, with  the disclosure that a covenant  lies upon the land which was  sold to the town at a cost of  $1,000 and which lies directly in  front of the Beynon property  and adjacent to the road  allowance upon which the propane tanks will be erected.  Mr. G. Beynon's grandmother, Greta Grant, placed the  covenant upon the land, and it  is transferable from owner to  owner. Although the tank will  stand on road allowance, the intent of the covenant appears to  cover that area as well.  The marina has followed correct procedures in its application for the propane tanks; it  first approached council for  permission to sell propane,  ��� among other things, and has  obtained a building permit to  construct the base; the fire mar-  shall has inspected the site and  found that it conforms to his  rules, but the existence of the  covenant was not known at the  time.  Consequently, council has  asked the marina to put a hold  on any installations until the  problem in resolved, since the  land, virtually a gift, came from  one of the most respected of  Gibsons' pioneer families, and  the intent of the covenant  should be respected.  A number of requests have  come before council asking for  funding for 1986 events, including a proposal for a time  capsule, from Melody Mar-  croft, and a request from the  chamber of commerce for a  special fund to be set aside for  the year. Council decided that a  committee was needed to deal  with these requests and to coordinate events .for 1986.  When Mayor Labonte  returns from his vacation he will  appoint a committee, but in the  meantime the council will advise  the chamber of commerce, and  also Ms Marcroft that  allowances have been made in  the 1985 budget for special  events and that all suggested activities will be considered by the  committee when it has been  formed.  s;.  ST DOLLAR  Ls, *1  Day by Day Item by Item  We do more for you in providing  f  :J Variety, Quality & Friendly Service j  I        WE WILL NOT BE UNDERSOLD ON  I    THESE ADVERTISED ITEMS. WE FULLY  |S . GUARANTEE EVERYTHING WE SELL TO    %\  BE SATISFACTORY OR MONEY  CHEERFULLY REFUNDED.  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Sensible eating doesn't mean you have to  live on skim milk and beans either - it just means you  don't do things like frying everything or throwing salt all  over your food. If you really think you could do with some  help in changing the way you prepare food go see your  friendly public health people and get a copy of "Good  Eating to Guard Your Heart".  Meanwhile what about  Pineapple Cole Slaw  2 cups shredded cabbage    V< cup sultana raisins  Vz cup crushed pineapple     1A cup cole slaw dressing  1 tablespoon grated onion     1A cup low fat yogurt  Va cup grated carrot  Mix everything up and chill well. Couldn't be simpler.  93  fo��f  32c  ^^O/  ,os-��cr  -o��><  F<?o^~s6\J<  ><3<  With it you could try   Cheesy Chicken  4 boned, skinned chicken breasts, halved  Vh cups grated mozzarella  1 tablespoon chopped green onion  Vz teaspoon tarragon  1 m  dry bread crumbs  oil  1. Boning the chicken breasts is easy if you have a  sharp knife! Flatten them out a bit, hitting them with  the handle of the knife or whatever comes to hand!  2. Divide 1 cup of mozzarella, green onion and tarragon  up between the chicken breasts. Place a little of the  mixture in each and roll up. Fasten with a toothpick.  3. Dip each piece of chicken into beaten egg, then roll in  bread crumbs.  4. Bake with a little oil at 375�� F for 40 minutes.  5. Take the remaining cheese, sprinkle on top of the  "chicken and broil till bubbly. And look - no added  salt!   ���  After that what about a fresh fruit salad and an after  dinner stroll. Looking after your heart isn't that boring  -and who knows who you might meet while you're strolling!  Nest Lewis Coast News, February 25,1985  9.  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This fruit, for that is its classification, is  becoming increasingly popular, and with its popularity,  is now quite economical for use in salads, or as an appetizer. Vegetarians use it as a meat replacer for it is  protein rich, and a very good source of Vitamin C.  Avocados, as most people will know, are best for  eating when they yield to light pressure on the rind. A  simple way to test for ripeness is to insert a toothpick in  the fruit at the stem end. If it flows freely in and out of  the fruit, it is ripe, ready to eat. They say you should  never cut an avocado until it is ripe. When ripened they  may be refrigerated.  This brings me to the real purpose of this  article,���how to shop for avocados. Yes, you may test for  ripeness by feel,���but the steady volume of sales in  these days means that you seldom see ripe or over-ripe  avocados on the counter any more. If you love avocados  as I do, and use them regularly, then you would be advised to always have avocados on hand in various stages  of ripeness.  I have frequently overheard the dissappointing comments of those who, having searched through the bin,  could not find one ripe enough to use that day. So do  plan ahead and have one or two on hand for use as needed. Diced, they enrich your salad, and are good for you!  Buy four for $1.00.  Retired  teacher  at large  by George Cooper  Pat Edwards, a former commercial teacher at Elphinstone,  has spent part of her first year  of retirement travelling in Britain.  "I was there for three and  one half months," says Pat,  "and visited Scotland's Isle of  Sky and Loch Ness. Quite  astonished by the array of  paraphernalia at Loch Ness all  set to record any glimpse of the  monster. Certainly had all the  tourists agog."  She went on, "The British  can ease the tourist dollars out  of the traveller's tightly clutched  purse with the greatest of  charm. B.C. could learn  something there."  From a base at a friend's  home 40 minutes out of London  in Bedfordshire, Pat made excursions as she wished.  "I find the family tree a  fascinating hobby, both my  mother's side in England and  my father's in Wales. My  mother, 93 when she died, said  she was going to be the longest  lived of all past members of the  family, but I found that my  great-great grandfather, born in  1788 also lived to 93."  Pat searched church registers,  the census records, and in the  registry of births and marriages  now in St. Catherine's House,  London.  "My mother had kept several  generation's birth and marriage  certificates, and that sparked  my interest in our family  genealogy."  Were to next, Pat?  "1 plan a return trip to Britain this spring. More search."  Kiwanis  Auxiliary  by Rosemary Fay      --i  The annual general meeting  was held on Wednesday,  February 20 at the lounge of the  Home with 18 present as well as  Mr. Hans Grossman and Carol  Bishop.  President Amy Blain chaired  the first part of the meeting.  The minutes of the residents'  own meeting were read and, as  always, much enjoyed. Carol  Bishop, who is the co-ordinator  of the residents' bazaar this  summer, reported on the progress of work being done  towards this. Any scraps of  material, cotton, ribbon, lace,  etc. would be most useful to the  residents in their various projects fo&the bazaar. The date of  June 1, 1985 was decided upon.  We learned of the continuous  flow of contributions to the  mini-bus fund, and all contributors are being personally  thanked by letter. Their donations are much appreciated.  Pull cards, also used to raise  money, are proving very successful and any business who  would like to have one is most  welcome.  As one of her last acts as  president, Amy Blain thanked  all the members who had given  her so much support during her  term (oa iany that she  she has s<  The election of officers proceeded very smoothly, and the  results are as follows: president,  Margaret Wheeler; vice-  presicent, Carol McGivern;  treasurer, Judy Holding;  secretary, Dorothy Hurren;  mini-bus committee headed by  Amy Blain; tuck shop, Betty  Cochrane; publicity, Rosemary  Fay; flowers, Maureen Partridge; corsages, Celia Meda;  favours, Linda Comeau; personal shopper, Judy Bothwell  and Sunshine Girl, Phoebe  Biomberg.  Our new president, Marge,  then took over the final portion  of the meeting. Hairdresser  helpers are still needed for  Wednesdays at the Home. New  phoning lists are being produced.  Hans Grossman spoke to  thank the auxiliary for all its  help, and to wish the new officers success. Thanks are due  to all the businesses who have so  generously helped us, and a very  special thanks to Pronto's. Our  publicity has been very ably  handled by the Coast News, to  whom we are all grateful and  also to Channel 10 for their  coverage of our main events. 10. Coast News, February 25,1985  Undercover reviews  J  by Betty and Perry Keller  At Christmas, on the ferry to  the Gulf Islands, we sat near a  lady who reminded us of the  poet Dorothy Livesay���but this  lady was much more subdued,  even remote.  We were pre-occupied with  family gossip and writing problems, and it wasn't until the  lady got off the ferry at Galiano  that we relized that she was indeed Livesay���but a very different Livesay to the one who  had starred at the first Festival  of the Written Arts in Sechelt in  '83.  This   week   we   opened  Livesay's brand new book Feeling the Worlds, published by  Fiddlehead Poetry Books and  Gooselane Editions of New  Brunswick to celebrate her  seventy-fifth year, and we are  delighted to report that this  chameleon of a. lady is younger  than ever before and vitally involved with this world! Who  else but Livesay could watch a  Monty Python show featuring  five old ladies���"transgener-  ations"���who take on a motorcycle gang and vanquish them,  then write:  CheersJto be over sixty/and  running the show/with  everybody     scuttling/for  CELEBRATE  International Women's Day  Film & Video Festival  New views of women, for women, by women.  Bring food and friends!  Friday, March 8, 5 - 10 p.m.  Pre-pay $7 before March 1st, please.  Call Continuing Education at 886-8841 to register now.  (883 arc.i residents only, ()lej��,e call 885-7871, Lot. 27) '  DART TOURNAME  Saturday, March 2,1 p.m.  Entry fee - $2.00 per person  2 person teams - all welcome!  For Your Entertainment - ALL WEEK  BRAD HUDSON  We have fresh oysters every day, and free snacks Friday  evening. Try our daily Lunch Special - $1.99  Have you got a PIANO? We need a new one.  Please call Bill or Norm at the Pub, 886-8171.  ��  k h*  A  lit  *��w<*>>�� *' V  PUP  THE ORIGINAL  TOM SEE  <S His Bottleneck Guitar  Are back from their  Winter travels to entertain you  DURING THE WEEKEND  NEW TO GRAMMA'S:  OUR EM'S SOUND SYSTEM &  SOMETHING DELICIOUS IN A  CHOCOLATE CUP.  OYSTER SHOOTERS   5:30 to 7:30 Nightly  Starting Thursday  SUNDAY  Can't beat our Lunch Specials  and bring the Kids!  ^  .r^^��^r^9^i^^^s^*c^^��^ii  WATCH FOR OUR UPCOMING  FIRST ANNIVERSARY!  cover. /I notice nobody/in the  young   audience/laughs/or   is  even faintly amused./I am the  only   one/doubled   up   with  mirth/(getting my own back?).  The same delight in "reversals" is apparent in Fable: The  Bare   Necessities   where   she  leaves her luggage behind on a.  trip to Europe and arrives in  Sofia with only a hatbox full of  shoes and two rolls of toilet  paper. Her feminist stance is  still wittily evident in  Who's  Holier Than Thou? where she is  rejected by the fraternal orders  of Elks, Lions and Moose-  even though she claims to love  animals!  Livesay's attitude to her own  death is consistent with her  positive approach to living. In  Euthanasia she writes:  . Pray pray/for all of us/that  our leap into the chasm/may be  agile and willing/or at least that  we know/our time of going  And although she tells us in  Epitaph:  J am all worn now/honed to  the bone/by centuries  shifted/and smoothed into  stone/Tread soft on my  moss/step easy on my cushion  of grass/for beneath/is time's  granite/the warranty ofdeath,/  the real and eternal Livesay can  still be found lines from Inter  Rim:  Today/I am tomorrow/and  yesterday���/that song  sparrow's lilt/on the old fence  post���/Today/I am song itself.  Feeling the Worlds by  Dorothy Livesay, Fiddlehead  Poetry Books and Gooselane  Editions Ltd., Fredericton.  Suncoast  marks 5 th  On February 13, 1980, five  coast residents sat down and  held the first meeting of what  has become the Suncoast  Players Dramatic Society.  Almost one year later, their first  season opened with Arsenic and  Old Lace, directed by Dana  Still, performed in the  Chatelech high school gym.  Since that first play the players  have produced 14 "major productions, six studio nights, two  children's festivals and arrange  ed ' and promoted numerous  workshops, courses on theatre,  and the Theatresports events.  With their annual general  meeting just around the corner,  the current executive is preparing to present their plans and  recommendations to the group  that will take over the reins. To  help celebrate their fifth year,  the players have printed colourful t-shirts, are printing a  seasons calendar featuring  photos of past productions, and  are publishing a pictorial history  of the past five years.  On the production side of  things, this year will be as busy  as ever. Final arrangements are  being made with Capilano College English department to run  concurrently a History of  Drama course, (university  transfer credit) and a production of Theatre Through the  Ages, where Coast audiences  will be treated to the changes in  the various styles of theatre  enacted around the central  theme.  In the more immediate  future, the players are starting  work on their two Theatre B.C.  Drama Festival entries to be  performed in Vancouver- in  mid-April. The two festival entries are both Canadian plays.  Theresa's Creed by well known  east coast playwright Michael  Cook, will be directed by Janet  Dolman, and feature actor San-  die Decker. The second entry  will be a new script by local  playwright Gordon Wilson entitled Blue Cheeze and Jazz.  This play has not yet been cast.  Auditions will be held at the  Capilano College Learning Centre, in Sechelt at 7 p.m.,  February 28. The players will  cast seven actors; parts are open  for two women ages late fifties  to mid-sixties, one woman age  mid to late thirties, one teenage  girl age 15 to 17, one man age  early sixties, one man age early  thirties, and one man age mid  twenties.  Across from Molly's Reach  Gibsons 886-8215  This etching by Cindy Bhiis is part of "New Waves", the excellent  exhibition of prints by local artists, Cindy Bhiis and Peter Braune.  The show continues at the Arts Centre until March 2.   -du����� ev���� photo  Blowing bubbles  of glass  Have you ever stared in  bewilderment at lovely glass  forms and wondered how they  are made? My curiosity took me  to Bullwinkle Glass Studio  where Harry Smith proudly  took me through the steps of  making his unique glass forms.  He starts with a base of  crushed glass and silicates that  has been heated in a kiln to a  molten state, then he dips his  glass blowing tube and extracts  the "clear". With a blob of this  clear glass on the end of the  tube, the blower proceeds to the  "glory hole" or furnace, and  there he continues to heat and  rotate the blob. Then resting the  blob in a ladle-like depression in  a wooden block, and using the  natural force of gravity, he continues to rotate the blob until it  forms a sphere.  With the precision of a majorette, he twirls the tube to  elongate this sphere. Then, still  rotating it, he blows through the  tube to bell out the shape. This  whole process takes many trips  back to the glory hole to keep  the glass at a plastic-like consistency. Finally, he pulls at the  shape with tweezers and snips at  it with scissors to create this  designs and adds different colours of glass to the shape.  When the glass blob has  become the form that the artist  had in mind, he takes it to the  "fuming" oven where it is  sprayed with lustre to create the  irridescent colours. Next it goes  to an "annealing oven" where it  is cooled slowly; and when it  emerges, the bottom is finished  by grinding and polishing.  Voila���the Art Glass!  Let your curiosity lead you to  Bullwinkle's studio. There's  much more to- see���slumped  glass, spun glass���a real pot  pourri!  Arts Festival  by Josephine Hammond  The Sunshine Coast Arts  Festival is approaching fast.  There is a change of adjudicator  for the instrumental and vocal  events, and David Meek will be  replacing Bruce Dunn.  The first events - senior vocal  and adult choir, take place at  Gibsons United Church on  Wednesday, March 13 at 7 p.m.  JUANITARYAN  The junior vocal, instrumental and school choir events can  be heard at Gibsons elementary  gym on March 14 at 9:15 a.m.  The piano events take place  the following week at Gibsons  United Church on March 18,19  and 20.  The adjudicator for piano  will be Juanita Ryan, ARCT,  RMT, who was bom in Penticton, B.C. and has studied with  Boris Roubakin and Helen  Reeves Silvester at UBC. She  adjudicates at festivals primarily  in B.C. and has given  workshops on the technique of  piano teaching. She teaches  piano at all levels and divides  her teaching time between Vancouver and the Central Vancouver Island Community  Music School in Nanaimo.  This year there will be one  program free for each competitor's family, but others are  available at $1. The public is invited to all events.  Friday, March 22, is the date  of the final concert and if you  want to hear the prize winners  display their talents, come to  Elphinstone gym at 7:30 p.m.  There will be. a small admission  charge to help defray costs.  0 Complete 1 CBC  services.  US Year-round  specialists in  Auto insurance.  L?f Expert advice on  exact policy  requirements.  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He seems to be picking up a habit of stealing possession of the rugby ball and cruising for 40 and 50 yard tries.  Displaying this ability has  given him four tries in his last  two games, helping Gibsons to a  2 + 0- record for the second  half.  Head coach John Sutherland  commented on the game against  the Caps; "We were pushed,  shoved and kicked around in  the first half by a very scrappy  side but our set scrums were our  own, and we capitalized on second phase rugby. ���  "The referee apparently had  trouble keeping up with the  play, consequently missing a lot  of extended elbows and heavy  high hits. Gibsons held cool  throughout and took advantage  whenever it arrived."  Caps' only score came from  an aggressive winger who surprised Gibsons by bowling his  way through three blue shirts  for the try. Late in the second  half play, 20 yards off the Caps'  goal line, prop forward, Rick  Lawson, took a Cap penalty off  the mark, drove to the 10 yard  line, set the ruck with his on-  rushing scrummers, and an alert  fullback, Chris Tynan, crossed  with free-wheeling Freeman for  the final.  Gibsons Fourth Division won  by default on Saturday against  an absent Vancouver Rowers.  That's a long way to go for a  disappointment.  Both clubs will be in action  next weekend. The thirds are  off to town to play the Red  Lions at Braemar and the four'"*  ths will play the Mammoth  Meralomas' B side, with the  game time at 11:30 a.m. at  Elphinstone. All football  players are from the club's summer team.  Minor hockey news  The minor hockey bingo was  a huge success. Over $2000 in  prizes was given out. Special  thanks to all the hockey parents  that helped out.  The following are the league  standings for the weekend of  February 16 and 17.  PUP&  Legion #140 4  Bumper to Bumper 3  Goals-Legion: Brad Wright, 4.  Goals-Bumper to Bumper Jason  Ruck, Tyler Gray and Ashley Kof-  tinoff.  ATOMS:  Elphie Rec 6  Lions Cubs 3  Top Points-Elphie Rec: Graham'  and Candy Clark.  Goals-Lions:   Murray   Howes,  Jason Cochet,  and  Brian  Way-  merit.  PEE WEE'S:  T.B.S. 8  Standard Oilers 7  Top  Points-T.B.S.: Shayne Joe,  Tim Horseman, Darren Boodle.  Top Points-Oilers: Brian Dusen-  bury,    Ken   Ewen,   and   Doug  Hamilton.  T.B.S. 10  Standard Oilers 4  Top Points-T.B.S.: Bob Brotherson,  Shayne Joe, Darren Boodle, and Tim  Horseman.  Goals-Oilers: Dean Tetsloff, 1; Ken  Wigard, 1; Ken Ewen, 1; Cody Mun-  son, 1.  BANTAMS:  Weldwood 4  Esso Dealers 0  Goals-Weldwood: Gordie Green,  2; Danny Mayers, 1; Kevin Hanson, 1.  Weldwood 5  Jacksons 1  Goals-Weldwood: Gordie Green,  3; Shane Ahrens, 1; Colin Joe, 1.  Goals-Jacksons: Dexter Craigan.  Goals-Legion: Mark Poulsen,  1;  Eric Mueller-Thode, 1; Ian Sweet,  1.  OUT OF TOWN GAMES  ATOMS:  Shaman Reps 5  West Van Reps 2  Shaman Reps                            ' 4  VISITOR GAMES  West Van Reps                      '      2  PEE WEE&  Top Point Getters-Shaman Reps:  Legion #109  3  .Kim Steed,  David Paetkau,. and  West Vancouver House  2  Clay Munson  Cougars provide  basketball thrills  Contrary  to rumor..  ���Parking is FREE  ��� Rates are NOT  increased  ��� Ramp use is  FREE to  berth holders  So.....  Come & Visit  Treat  Your  "Yacht"  to a  Reberth  in '85  manna  886-8686  In the last three weeks the  Senior Boys Basketball team  has had some fantastic games  with winning results.  On February 1, Cariboo Hill  hosted their tournament. The  Elphie boys played their first  game against W.J. Mouat, with  the final score 73 to 69, for  Elphie. Top scorers were Paul  Wright with 36 points and Joel  Mackown with 22.  . Their second game was  against St. Patrick's Celtics and  the winning score for them was  79 to 73.  The championship game was  Elphie^ versus Brookswood,  both battling for first place. In  the end, Elphie won with the  score being 69 to 68.  Paul Wright, George Fallis  and Joel Mackown were the top  shooters' in the tournament.  Joel Mackown won the Most  Valuable Player Tropy and Paul  Wright First Allstar.  Last week, February 8,  Chatelech held their tournament and Elphie did well. They  lost to Howe Sound, but came  back to defeat Richmond and  Cariboo Hill to take third place  in the tourney.  Darryl Gant and Lome Carroll played strongly for the  Cougars and Paul Wright  received an Allstar.  On Wednesday February 13,  the Cougars travelled to  Chatelech where they crushed  the Eagles with an 82-60 win.  Paul Wright was the top shooter  with 22 points; Joel Mackown  with 20 points; George Fallis, 16  points; Darryl Gant, 12 points;  Glen Fisher, 8 points and Lome  Carrol with four points accounted for the Cougars' triumphant finish.  Minor  The following are the minor  soccer results for the weekend  of February 23.  11 & 12 YEAR OLD DIVISION:  Gibsons Building Supplies 5  Sunshine Coast Lions 1  Elphinstone Rec By     -  9 & 10 YEAR OLD DIVISION: *  Shop Easy 1  Pharmasave 3  Elphinstone Rec 3  Roberts Creek Legion 0  TOTAL POINT STANDINGS:  11 & 12:  .Sunshine Coast Lions 4  Gibsons Building Supplies 6  Elphinstone Recreation 18  9& 10:  Shop Easy 19  Roberts Creek Legion 7  Elphinstone Recreation 9  Pharmasave 25  \jKv;! ' ^ ��*  The Sunshine  Notice Board  V>'   , '   ' -        - ..   ,   :.   ���..     "   ' '    -   "  ���    * ...  TO PLACE NOTICE PHONE COAST NEWS 886-2622  .. 886-7817  Zoe Langdale reads stories to pre-schoolers first Thursday ol every month.  11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.. Arts Centre. Trail & Medusa. Secheit.  Anglican Church Women Area meeting, St. Hilda's. Sechelt, 11:15-3 March  5. Speakers. Bring bag lunch.  Suncoast Fighter Stroke Group. Stroke victims, join our group (or therapy  etc. Meetings every Friday, 10 aim. St. Hilda's Anglican Church Hall. For  details phone 885-9791.  Suncoast Needlearts Guild meet 2nd & 4th Tuesday 10-3. Everyone welcome.  Phone 885-5266.  The World Day of Prayer will be held Friday, March 1 at 1 p.m. at the Holy  Family Church, Sechelt. Everyone welcome. Refreshments served.  by Bud Mulcaster  Our YBC Bantams bowled at  Thunderbird Lanes last Sunday  in the Four Steps to Stardom  Tournament. The girl's team  came in third and the girl's  single, Natasha Foley, came in  second with a 469 total.  The Juniors bowled at North  Shore Bowl and bowled fairly  well considering their averages,  but didn't fare too well in the  standings. The competition is  strong even at this Jevel. In the  Junior singles, the North Shore  girl rolled games of 223-319-186  for a 728 triple and lost to the  Varsity-Ridge girl who rolled  324-203-203 for a 730 triple.  The boys single went to  Thunderbird Lanes with a 708  triple. Juniors are between 13  and 15 years of age.  Our Golden Age Leagues  finished their Six Game Qualifying Round for the G.A. National Championship Tournament and the winners for the  Swingers League are: Mary  Lambert, Cathy Martin, Belle  Wilson, Jens Tolborg, Art  Teasdale and Norm Lambert.  The Sechelt G.A.'s winners are:  Jenny Olsen, Beryl Butler,  Margaret Fearn, Len Hornett,  Steve Dutchar and Jim Derby.  These two teams will bowl in the  Zone Round at a future date.  In the Classic League Gwen  Edmonds rolled a 304 single and  a 902 four game total and Barb  Christie a 320 single and a 971  four game total. Freeman  Reynolds had a 307-764 triple in  the Gibsons 'A' League and in  the Wed. Coffee League,  Marion Reeves rolled a 317  single and a 720 triple. In the  Ball and Chain, Gary Frenin  rolled a 307 single and a 713 triple  Other high scores:  Bonnie McConnell 294946  Freeman Reynolds 292-907  Lome Christie 262-913  Duffy is  top boxer  Tony Duffy of the Sunshine  Coast Boxing Club won both  the 132 pound class and the  Golden Boy Award at last  weekend's Golden Gloves Invitational Tournament held in  Vancouver.  Duffy who fought Bud Reller  of Kalso, Washington in the  finals won all three rounds  The Golden Boy Award is  presented to the most outstanding boxing performer in the  tournament and was awarded to'  Duffy for the second year in a  row. Duffy's name is now etched on the mammoth trophy  alongside such British Columbian champs as Laurie Mann,  Chris Ius, Jamie Olenburger  and   Dale   Walters  "My defense has had to improve," claims Duffy. In order  for Duffy to capture the Canadian championship in Quebec  this May he must first win the  provincial championships in  April.  TUES. COFFEE:  LEGION:  Jocelyne Boyce  233-637  Bill Grant    '  286-693  Lisa Kincaid  279-663  SECHELT G.A.'S:  GIBSONS 'A':  Ellen Berg  219-578  Milt Wilhelms  248-680  Len Hornett  267-720  Don Slack  261-682  BUCKSKINS  Jim Middleton  254-687  Doreen Dixon  262-609  WED. COFFEE:  Herb August  230-590  Kim Price  249-669  Y.B.C.:  Edna Bellerive  267-716  PEEWEES  SLOUGHOFFS:  Tova Skytte  128-234  Susan Bums  279-670  Kevin Hodgins'  154292  Carol Tetslaff  259-699  BANTAMS  BALL & CHAIN:  Michele Casey  160-418  Michele Whiting  264682  Tara Rezansoff  160-443  Wally Wood  275-660  Kris Casey  150-429  Arman Wold  272-765  DeanLussier  178-433  PHUNTASTIQUE:  JUNIORS  Pat Prest  229-634  Karen Foley  191-493  Bud Laird  256-607  Dennis Frandsen  238-616  JL 9 Ear  Piercing  Tues. Feb. 26  to Sat. 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Light Trucks, Vans. ��^|  Includes 7 point Vehicle Inspection. \\��k  ��� Install up to 5 litres Motorcraft 10W30  premium oil,  new  Motorcraft oil  filter.  ��� Lubricate Chassis (existing fittings)  Hood/Door Hinges.  ��� Inspect all Fluid Levels,       \^^  Belts, Hoses ^S*  and Air Filter.           C%?  <A ^   TUNE-UP  ^�� and  _���k-       Electronic Engine Analysis  &  4cy! $49.95  6 cyl   $55.95  8 cyl.  $62.95  ;*  i  5  1  Dealer 5936       WHARF ROAD, SECHELT       885-3281 At Sechelt council  Coast News, February 25,1985  13.  Sechelt Sea Cadets conducted a car wash last week to raise funds for  their organization. -ntr9tamm*ypkxo  of CORE  course soar  The Gibsons Wildlife Club  and the Sechelt Peninsula Rod  & Gun Club have drawn up  plans for the Conservation and  Outdoor Recreation Education  (CORE) course, the course that  must be taken prior to obtaining  a first hunting licence in B.C.  after age 14.  The government no longer  sponsors the program directly  but has placed it in the hands of  the Open Learning Institute and  the B.C. Federation of Shooting  Sports. The former offers a correspondence course to meet the  requirements for the theoretical  part of the course. Since the  clubs feel that it is difficult,  especially for younger students,  to complete correspondence  courses and that the learning  process lacks the personal input  of qualified instructors, they are  prepared to offer the course as  in the past.  This has caused a doubling of  the cost to the student. The fee  this year, with both clubs, will  be $60 for 10 lessons, the text,  instructional material, visual  aids and the Open Learning Institute examination fees - a written exam which covers the  topics: Mammals and Birds of  B.C., Hunting Regulations and  Outdoor Ethics, Firearms  Handling and Safety, Outdoor  Survival and Emergency First  Aid: and a second exam by a  certified examiner of the B.C.  Federation of Shooting Sports,  which tests the practical aspects  of shooting and safe gun handling.  The address of the Open  Learning Institute is Box 94000,  Richmond, B.C. V6Y 2A2. The  charges to the student wishing  to qualify by this route are:  course $23, examination fees of  $12 and $5, text $6 and the cost  of one or two trips to the  nearest examination centre in  Vancouver. There appears to be  no cheap way of taking the  course and the clubs are as concerned as you will be that there  has been such an increase in  cost.  Both clubs are planning to  start the courses the week of  March 11 this year and will hold  two sessions a week of about  two and one half hours each  night from 7 p.m. The time  devoted to the gun handling  portion will be in addition to  these hours.  As in the past the clubs will  require that students not miss  more than two sessions and the  gun handling portion is mandatory to all. Since the Pender  Harbour Wildlife Club does not  intend to offer the course this  year, potential students from  that area should register with  either the Sechelt or Gibsons  club.  Since the cost is greater to the  clubs this year, they are requiring a pre-registration with a $20  deposit sent to either Mr.  George Ruggles, R.R. #4, Reid  Road, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  or Mrs. B. Rankin, R.R. #1,  Snodgrass Road, Sechelt, B.C.  VON 3A0 prior to March 11.  The rest of the fee will be  payable at the first session. For  further information phone Mr.  Ruggles at 886-7703, Mrs.  Rankin at 885-9787 or Mr. Flay  at 885-9429.  A' discussion of Sechelt's  proposed new street numbering  system and a presentation of  the Sechelt Chamber of Commerce's initiatives and objectives for 1985 highlighted  Sechelt council's regular Wednesday meeting.  Mayor Kolibas informed  council that although the online house numbering system  prepared by Doug Roy of  Roberts Creek seems entirely  acceptable for Sechelt's needs,  heated discussion at the Valentine's Day SCRD board meeting  centred around the possible implementation of an alternate  street numbering system  prepared by Tom Becker of  Underwood and McLellan.    .  Council has agreed not to go  ahead with the Roy system until  the SCRD has reached a decision as to what system is  preferable. "We cannot really  put in a numbering system for  the village that doesn't tie in  with areas outside the village  limits," said Mayor Kolibas.  Victor Walters representing  the Sechelt Chamber of Commerce presented a list of the  projects that the chamber would  be endorsing during the coming  year. The chamber is continuing  in its efforts to gain a lodge permit and a 10-year lease on two  or three acres of land adjacent  to Tannis Lake. The chamber  hopes to build a 30 by 60 foot  log Timber Day's Lodge for  visitors to the region who wish  to familiarize themselves with  the area.  "The chamber supports any  initiative toward the building of  a new wharf in Trail Bay,"  Walters said.  "We will do everything we  can to bring about the completion of this project."  Alderman Short mentioned  that the Sunshine Coast Tourist  Association had some tentative  plans for a new wharf in the  bay. "So we've put the wharf  on the back burner," he told  Walters.  "Maybe the Tourist Association will come up with millions  of dollars for the project...who  knows?" said Short.  Mr. Walters also mentioned  the possibility of the village obtaining logging rights to Crown  land, and over a long period of  time generating revenue by way  of a silviculture program of its  own. Mission, B.C. and North  Cowichan, B.C. already have  municipal silviculture programs  in operation, Mr. Walters told  the Coast News.  "The mayor of North  Cowichan was on the Jack  Webster show recently describing how the municipality was  putting to work people collecting unemployment benefits and  at the same time growing  saleable timber," said Walters.  "The chamber wishes to  work more closely with  council." said Walters.  "We  will attempt to have a chamber  representative at the regular  council meetings," he concluded.  As part of the regular correspondence, two letters were  received pleading for assistance.  The village clerk of Maple  Ridge asked the village to take  part in a simultaneous  'dimming-out' ploy protesting  B.C. Hydro rate increases and  council also received a letter  protesting government procedures regarding allocation of  unemployment insurance  benefits.  "We as a council cannot  presume to speak for the individual," said Alderman  Short. "Let the individual take  up a pen and write to the people  concerned," he added. "We get  far too many of these letters."  bathroom ;'o^n'#i'":$alfct'  'n mi nii'i  >  Annual Sale -30% OFF  ��� Z v ^  Feb.-Mafch 1985  SUNSHINE KITCHEJIS   *   G!b*on��   -886-9411  -, Shovwoorfl��Hw)f 10* * f*r��tt, f*9*d  Action Centre  helping more  The Finest made  CUSTOM DRAPES &  WINDOW COVERINGS  available. We have a large selection of  vertical and mini blinds.  We give free estimates.  For a competitive price  and superb quality ���  Come and see us.  Ken Devries & Son  Floorcovering Ltd.  886-7112  Alderman Ron Neilson  reported to the Gibsons council  meeting, February 19, that the  Unemployment Action Centre  in Gibsons has seen "a tremendous increase in the number of  people coming through the office-. There are lots of personal  problems too," he said. In the  month of December, 1984, 153  people went through the UAC,  but in January 1985,295 people  were seen, an increase of 48 per  cent.  The Sunshine Coast Employment Development Society,  (SCEDS), will be holding the  first of four forums on  February 26, 7:30 p.m. at the  Senior Citizens' Hall in Sechelt  to examine the field of  aquaculture as an area of poten-  Jobless volunteers needed  by Pat Worsley  To speed up appeals, the Gibsons Unemployment Action  Centre-needs volunteers who enjoy working with people and  want to develop specialized  skills.  Set up in April 1983, the service helps residents deal with  government agencies concerning difficulties due to layoffs  and long term unemployment.  Responding to rising levels of  unemployment, the centre  developed a variety of support  services. Volunteers provide  counselling for people having  problems with unemployment  insurance, workers' compensation claims, and rights and  responsibilities under the  ministry of human resources.  Assistance in dealing with banks  and debt counselling, as well as  referral to other agencies, a  clothing  exchange  and  book  drop   are   other   services  available.  Advocates assist people with  unemployment insurance and  ministry of human resources appeal procedures. Researching  precedents, working with  related government acts and  regulations and representatives  of various government bodies  are all part of the advocate's  job. A three day training course  starts February 25 in Vancouver  for interested volunteers. The  centre is open from Monday to  Friday between 10 a.m. and 4  p.m. and advocates are needed  to work one day a week.  Those interested in this or any  other volunteer opportunity,  should contact the Volunteer  Action Centre at 885-5881.  tial employment in the community, reported Alderman  Neilson, who is Gibsons  representative to the Economic  Development Commission.  In other business, Gibsons  council again examined the recent application for an extension of time on Bylaw 350-7  made by Jon McRae and John  Kavanagh. According to the  historic review of the application it is 18 months since the  restrictive covenant was first requested by the council as a pre:  ^requisite to granting the by-law,  which would change zoning of  the Ritz Motel property.  The by-law is the first to be  examined under the new council  policy on 'lingering' by-laws.  "We have to accept the  recommendations of staff in  this matter," said Alderman  John Burnside. "The application is dormant; this is exactly  the type of situation the by-law  review policy is intended to deal  with." An extension of time  was denied by the council.  "Buckle Up  Baby"  Rent an infant carseat  for your baby  $45 Deposit  (ask about our installment plan)  $15 Refund on return  For 9 months  Phone  885-5881  Sponsored by Community Services  J$r  Anglican women meet  Church  by Marjorie Passmore,  885-3498  Women from Powell River,  lower mainland and this area,  will meet at St. Hilda's Church  in Sechelt on Tuesday, March 5  at 11:15 a.m.  The meeting, beginning with  the Eucharist is being held to bring Anglican Church women  together in fellowship and to  hear what we are doing in our  Anglican   <jnurcn   women  groups.  We also have two speakers;  Mrs. Rosemary Hoarne, who  will show slides and talk about  the Anglican Centre at Sorren  to, and Miss Cora Penney who]  has just returned from Ghana.  Books, including children's  books will be on sale.  Bring a bag lunch. Coffee  and tea will be provided. All are  welcome. Come and enjoy.  A UTOPLA N NO TICE  Sunshine Coast Insurance  Agencies Ltd.  For your convenience our office hours will be as follows  through March 01, 1985.  #206 Cedar Plaza  Gibsons        886-7751  Credit Union Building  Teredo Square Sechelt  885-2291  Mon. thru Fri.���9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Sat. Feb. 23���10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Mon. thru Thurs.���9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Fri.-^9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Sat.���10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  For courteous, expert and quick service  Sunshine Coast Iinsurance Agencies 14.  Coast News, February 25,1985  mii&^^KMMrWM&  Horses, pigs and geese enjoy a mid-day meal in Wilson Creek.  ���Nevfile Conway photo  Capilano College  takes tour of Japan  The terms of reference under  which the Sunshine Coast  Aquaculture Association should  operate and eligibility for possi-.  ble tax breaks for the aqua-  farmer were both subjects of  conversation at a regular Thursday morning meeting of the  association held at the Bella  Beach Motel.  "The Sunshine Coast  Aquaculture Association is a  trade association and a lobby  group dedicated to the overall  advancement of aquaculture on  the Sunshine Coast," said Syd .  Heal, the association's president.  "We cannot endorse any individual product and we are not  a co-operative to run any sort of  co-operative business."  One member of the associa  tion mentioned that similar  organizations in other parts of  the world were acting in a cooperative fashion to market  their fish products, and the  coast association could learn  from these established methods.  Heal suggested that the association could elect a group of accepted association members  who could act in this capacity.  The association is still not clear  as to whether aquafarmers are  to be classified as farmers or  fishermen, members are  therefore not sure about the  relevant tax benefits extant at  both the provincial and federal  levels.  Discussion centred particularly around the classification of  building materials as they relate  to aquaculture, and how the  Interested in Japan?  Capilano College and its  Japanese sister college, Aichi  Gakusen, have organized a  three week educational tour of  Japan, centred in that country's  fourth largest city, Nagoya City.  This4 study and travel tour will  include instruction in Japanese  conversation and writing, and  lectures in Japanese history,  education, and culture. Field  trips will include a visit to the  ceramics museum in Seto City,  a three day visit to the city of  Kyoto, and a tour of the automobile company plant in  Toyota City.  Participants will stay in a  hotel in Nagoya City, and will  have an opportunity to visit the  attractions   there,   including  theatres, fine shops, restaurants, historic sites, galleries,  and museums. Interested participants could also arrange with  the travel company to visit the  site of Expo '85 at Tsukuba,  after the conclusion of their  stay.  For the past two summers  Capilano College has been host  to groups of students from  Aichi Gakusen College, and  they in turn have accommodated several longer-term exchange students from Cap.  The cost of the trip, including  airfare, tuition, field trips, and  accommodation, will be $2530,  and the dates are May 12 to  June 1. For more information  on this, call the Extension Programs department at 986-1911,  local 321 before February 25.  Fisheries agreement  is 'first of many'  Tegid Jones, Director of Information Services for the  Ministry of the Environment  told the Coast News that the recent federal/provincial fisheries  agreement signed last Wednesday by federal fisheries minister  John Fraser is an 'umbrella  agreement' clearing the way for  future agreements more specific  in content.  "These future agreements  will contain definite commitments of dollars, people and  resources," said Jones. These  agreements will also take into  account all aspects of the fledgling aquaculture industry including habitat protection.  "One of the first things to be  addressed will be the problem of  federal salt water jurisdiction  versus provincial fresh water  jurisdiction in the fishing industry, but there is a good feeling at both the provincial and  federal levels," said Jones.  "Fish farming and salmon  enhancement have a very high  profile right now and it looks  like problems of jurisdiction  will be hashed out before other  specifics can be approached."  fish farmer can claim specific  tax exemptions on expenditures  of this nature. Clarke Hamilton  of Scantech Resources Ltd. has  volunteered, with the aid of the  association, to compile some  sort of definite inventory of  materials used in fish farming in  order to assist the individual  fish farmer in his bid for  materals tax exemption.  Hans Behrisch and Clarke  Hamilton managed recently to  interview the federal fisheries  minister Mr. John Fraser. Mr.  Behrisch spoke of the conversation indicating at a recent  aquaculture meeting, that theirs  was a personal bid for action  and they were not acting on  behalf of the aquaculture  association.  Behrisch and Hamilton mentioned to the minister that overtures to institutions such as the  Federal Farm Credit Bureau  and the Federal Business  Development Bank for low interest or guaranteed loans for  fish farmers had been met with  a   less   than   satisfactory  Rumblings of a Rover  Piety, murder, and sea-monsters  by Dee Cee  I must concede the fact that  most of my adult life was spent  in the company of many  members of the human race  who, although not totally irreligious, were on the other  hand not exactly noted for their  piety. I am referring to the  hobos, lumberjacks, miners and  sailors I associated with in my  early years in Canada.  Perhaps because of this it has  been my sad experience that at  77 years of age I have only met  what I would term three really  true Christians in all my life;  one was my mother, the second  my friend of many years,  Mogens the Dane and the third  was Captain Craig of the S.S.  Lake Sicamous.  The next evening, following  my dunking in Torreviega harbour, I was summoned to Captain Craig's cabin up on the  bridge and fully expected to  receive not only a dressing down  for disobeying his order for me  to remain on the ship but that,  in addition, I would be  "logged" several days' pay.  I was wrong. . Instead of  rebuking me he was courtesy  itself. After inviting me to be  seated he, in the "most tactful  manner possible, tried to reason  with me and point out the error  of my ways. Granted he made  many references to the Bible but  he seemed genuinely concerned  for my welfare.  Although I cannot remember  all he said, I do recall that while  he complimented me on my  ability as a cook he added that I  had reinforced his belief in  Satan as it was only too obvious  that I was possessed by a demon  and, on a more cheerful note,  he assured me that the only way  I could rid myself of him (or  her?) was by assiduous prayer.  Later on as the voyage progressed, the Captain and I had  several sessions of a similar  nature and there was no doubting his sincerity of purpose in  trying to help me, although I  cannot say he was completely  successful, I have thought of  him many times and belatedly  wish to thank him for his  tolerance and kindness.  With our cargo of salt loaded  and the hatches battened down  we left Spain and were soon  hove to at Port Said. There was  no shore leave for anyone as the  Canal was clear and, after a  short preliminary inspection by  Customs' officials, we were on  our way south through the Red  Sea. Next stop Aden. This  phase of the voyage certainly  brought back memories to me  of when at 17 years of age I  made by first trip to sea as a  saloon boy on the S.S. Norman  Castle. How swiftly almost 30  years had gone by!  At Aden a most peculiar  thing happened. We lost two of  our deck crew. I cannot  remember their names but one  was an AB and the other an OS.  They had gone ashore the  previous night and come morning when we were ready to sail  they still hadn't returned. Not  that it was unusual to have men  missing at sailing time, but why  two experienced sailors would  want to jump ship in such a  bleak and arid outpost of the  British Empire had everyone  mystified.  Our ship was delayed for 24  hours while a thorough search  was made by the authorities but  no clues were found to account  for their disappearance and we  sailed without them. As far as I  know they never were found  and it was believed that they  were murdered by the Arabs  and their bodies disposed of.  There was another inexplicable incident that occurred  when we were midway in the  Arabian Sea on our way to Colombo, Ceylon. On a sultry  afternoon with the sea like glass  I was having my usual siesta up  on the boat deck when I heard  some of the crew shouting  below. They were pointing at  something that seemed to be  creating a tremendous disturbance in the sea in the general  direction we were heading but  off to the port side. Whoever  was up on the bridge must have  given orders to change course a  point or two and to slow down  the engines as we came nearer to  whatever was causing this  gigantic commotion.  On enquiring later, I was told  by the officer on watch at the  time that, with the aid of  binoculars, what was at first  thought to be a waterspout  turned out to be two titans of  the deep engaged in a life and  death struggle for survival.  They had sunk out of sight by  the time we got there but the sea  was stained red with their blood  for two or three hundred yards  before we reached the spot.  What they were was never  ascertained. It was conjectured  that they might have been a colossal squid battling with a  sperm-whale as sometimes happens, but there was no actual  proof of that either, so it has to  be written off as one of the  many mysteries of the inscrutable sea.  A week or so's sailing and we  dropped anchor off Colombo,  Ceylon. It was my first visit to  this beautiful island but I will  tell you all about it in a later instalment.  response. Clarke Hamilton later  told the Coast News that these  institutions were leery about offering this type of assistance to  commercial enterprises larger  than the small family venture.  "Fish farmers want to protect  the potentially more valuable  brood stock for the time it takes  them to mature instead.- of selling them off to maintain their  businesses," said Hamilton.  "A fish's value in terms of its  saleable eggs can be two or three  times its value as a food product  even if the fish provides a low  egg yield and there is a high  mortality rate," he added.  Hamilton explained that all the  farmer requires is enough  capital to see these fish through  to the stage where they can provide a much higher return on initial investment.  Oddvin Vedo, the Economic  Development Commissioner,  informed the gathering that  there will be direct provincial initiatives as regards aid to the  aquaculture industry announced in March.  The  Knit Wit  **&r-  Hwy 101, Gibsons  ���iS-:-  midw.iy up the hill  886-2717  fc ' For  Two Weeks Only'llk  ^Feb. 14 - Mar. 2)"-^^  ANGORA,!  Open 10  Mon  and Sat  10-6 Fridays  MOHAIR & BRITANIA WOOLS]  REDUCED_BYj{) - 20%i'y  5$i  NOTE:  KNITTING LESSONS ARE NOW MON, THURS, FRI ALL DAY  LOCAL MOVING  For all local  moving, or  for help  with moving  awkward,  heavy items,-  Call the Moving Specialists  Member of  ALLIED...  The Careful Movers  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER LTD.  Custom Packing, Storage, Local & Long Distance Moving  HWY. 101. GIBSONS 086-2664  improvement  insulation  CREDIT UNION  KKSMr  J^  on the spot...  while you wait  During February  DOORS  Interior - Exterior  Mirror Bifolds  Garage Doors  Rotary ���  2/0  x  Sunshine Coast  Credit Union  OFFICE HOURS:  Tuesday to Thursday 10:00 to 5:00  Friday 10:00 to 6:00  Saturday 10:00 to 2:00  CLOSED MONDAYS  HEAD OFFICE  Teredo Square, Sechelt  885-3255  GIBSONS OFFICE  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  886-8121  Bifold Doors  6/8 . s 1 9"  6/8 s23"  6/8 S2QB9  Full Louvered Doors  $3509  2/6  x  6/8  3/0  x 6/8  Gibsons 886  Sechelt 885-7121  8141      'mWK%*&�� *  7191       >/\1r *?�����>;  GIBSON  OPEN Mori-Sat 8 am - 5 pm  Sunday (Gibsons only) 10 am - 4 pm  Vancouver (Toll Free) 688-6814  V  TWO LOCATIONS   sunshine coast highway gibsons   wharf and dolphin sechelt  mmmit^ijmmai9mL%%9tmmL\\%^.%%%%mL%immm9%%%wti%%%%%9mk\%mmk%%^mi%%%^i%v^i%%%wt%%%%%*%. Coast News, February 25,1985  15.  Work continues in Halfmoon Bay on "Lao Tsu and the Laughing Spirit". The barge is being refitted as a  low cost resort and retreat by the Barge Hostel Co-operative and will provide 2700 square feet of studio and  workshop space at $10 per person per day, $9 per day for students and seniors. -��*����� Brown photo  Save on infant car seats  Answering a need for local  low-cost infant carseat rentals,  Sunshine Coast Community  Services will be adding this new  service starting March 1.  "When the new law comes  in, we will be ready to supply  approved infant seats for  children weighing less than nine  kilograms (20 pounds)," says  Community Service director  Jim McDowell. "That seems to  be the most urgent need."  The molded plastic shells are  designed so the baby rides fac  ing the rear of the car, secured  with a harness. They are anchored by a regular seatbelt.  Community Services will rent  them for $45 for nine months  with a $15 refund on return.  "Babies grow quickly and  some parents may not want to  buy a seat," says McDowell.  "We can cut their costs in  half." The seats retail for over  $60.  Each year in Canada, more  than 70 youngsters under five  years of age die and more than  j?-^.  Church  Services  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  ST. JOHN'S  Davis Bay - 9:30 a.m.  GIBSONS  Glassford Road - 11:15 a.m.  Sunday School  -   9:30 a.m.  Rev. Alex G. Reid  Church Telephone  886-2333  -*��.**.**-  SUNSHINE COAST  GOSPEL CHURCH  Corner of Davis Bay Road  & Laurel Road  Inter-Denominational  Family Worship  Sunday - 11 a.m.  Sunday School  For All Ages  Sunday - 9:45 a.m.  "We Extend A Welcome And  An Invitation to Come And  Worship The Lord With Us"  Pastor Arie de Vos   sfraMfr   GIBSONS  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  New Church building on  School Road - opp. RCMP  Senior Pastor Ted Boodle  George Marshall  Visitation Minister  Sunday School 9:30 a.m.  Morning Worship       11:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship       6:00 p.m.  Home Bible Study  Phone  886-9482 or 886-7107  Affiliated with the  Pentecostal Assemblies  of Canada   Sf.9(.9(9   ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S  & ST. Al DAN'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Parish Family Eucharist  Combined service at  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons 10 a.m.  Rev. J.E. Robinson, 886-8436  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  Evensong 6:30 p.m.  1st Sunday Every Month  ^s&jftstk-  GRACE REFORMED  COMMUNITY  CHURCH  Sunday  Sechelt Elementary School  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Studies in Genesis       11:00 a.m.  Home Meetings  Studies "in Matthew       7:30 p.m.  Wednesday  Home Bible Study        7:30 p.m.  J. Cameron Fraser, Pastor  885-7488  jfti&afr-  GLAD TIDINGS  TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road      886-2660  Sunday School 10:00 a.m.  Worship Service 11:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship      6:00 p.m.  Wednesday  Home Fellowship 7:30 p.m.  Pastor Dave Shiness  CALVARY BAPTIST  CHURCH  Park Road, Gibsons  Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.  Sunday Worship Services  11:00 a.m. & 7:00 p.m.  Home Fellowship Groups  Rev. Dale D. Peterson  886-2611  SEVENTH-DAY  ADVENTIST  CHURCH  Sabbath School      Sat. 9:30 a.m.  Hour of Worship Sat. 11:00 a.m.  Browning Road & Hwy 101  Everyone Welcome  For information phone  885-9750 or 885-2727   *k*t-*t   PENDER HARBOUR  PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  Lagoon Road, Madeira Park  Pastor Tim Shapcotte   883-2374  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship        11:00 a.m.  Prayer & Bible Study  Wednesday, 7:00 p.m.   3t\J#*.   ST. HILDA'S &  ST. ANDREW'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  St. Hilda's Anglican, Sechelt  Holy Eucharist 8:00 a.m.  Church School 9:30 a.m.  Family Service 11:00 a.m.  St. Andrew's Anglican  Pender Harbour  Worship Service 4:30 p.m.  Rev. John Paetkau 885-5019  ���\. fl(4 4fr  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  SOCIETY  SERVICES  Sunday Service &  5unday School 11:45 a.m.  Wednesday 7:30 p.m.  in United Church Building  Davis Bay  885-2506 or 886-7882   3ft.i0.aft   THE CHURCH OF  JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS  D<ivis Bay Rd. - Wilson Creek ��� Davis Bay Community Hal  Sacrament Service 9:00 a.m.Sunday School 9:55 a.m.  .   Branch President Reg. H. Robinson 886-2382   .<&     .<&     -*��> '   4000 are injured in car crashes.  Ninety per cent of the deaths  and 70 per cent of the injuries  are needless. They could be  prevented through proper use of  approved infant and child  carseats.  The new Motor Vehicle  regulations require that  youngsters be properly secured  when riding in a motor vehicle.  Children weighing less than  nine kilograms must ride in an  approved, portable, rear-facing  infant carrier properly attached  to the vehicle's seatbelt system.  Youngsters weighing between  nine kilograms and 18  kilograms have to be properly  secured in an approved child  seat. These cost up to $100, can  be used for two to three years,  and are not practical to rent.  When toddlers ride in someone else's vehicle, the operator  will be responsible for ensuring  that the child wears either a  seatbelt across the lap or  another approved type of child  restraint.  Children weighing more than  18 kilograms will be covered by  existing seatbelt regulations.  Drivers failing to comply with  the new regulations face fines of  up to $100.  "Once parents get into the  habit of protecting their babies  with the infant seats they won't  dream of driving without larger  seats as the child grows," says  local public health nurse Dianne  Read.  "A loaner program saves  parents money and educates  them about safety."  Infant carseats can be  ordered by phoning 885-5881.  More  workshops  The January drawing  workshop with Maurice Spira ���  was so successful that two more  are planned during March. The  first of these, Drawing Portraits, is on Saturday, March 2  from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at  Elphinstone. The $18 fee, including model, should be paid  before March 1.  Drawing...More! the second  workshop, will be on Saturday,  March 23, from 10 a.m. to 4  p.m. at Elphinstone. The $15  fee must be prepaid before  March 22.  Other events of interest include the International  Women's Day Film and Video  Festival on Friday, March 8, 5  to 10 p.m. at Roberts Creek  school. The fee is $7 and should  be paid in advance.  Lefthanded learners can  crochet on Saturdays, March 9  and 16, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30  p.m. for $15.  Machine knitters with some  experience are offered a chance  to brush up on latest techniques  at a workshop on Saturday,  March 23, from 9:30 a.m. to  4:30 p.m. for $15. Please pay in  advance.  Register now by calling Continuing Education at 886-8841.  Residents of area 883- only can  call 885-7871, local 27.  WANTED  Used Furniture  and What Have You  AL'S USED  FURNITURE  We buy Beer Bottles  806-2812  .ft AUTOMOTIVE ft  NEED TIRES?     Come in to.  COASTAL TIRES  TIRE & SUSPENSION CENTRE  886-2700      886-8167  Hwy. 101, just West of Gibsons  ��� CLEANING SERVICES ft  ��� AUTOMOTIVE ft  V  QfflimW, AUTOMOTIVE  " REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES  "The Had Shop"  COLLISION REPAIRS 886-7919  B.C.A.A.   Approved Hwy 101. Gibxins  r  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Mellon to Oles Cove  Commercial Containers Available  885-9973 886-2938,/  ��� CONTRACTING ���  oh. Swanson's  For: Ready Mix Concrete Sand & Gravel j  Dump Truck Rental  Formed .Concrete Products  Phone 885-9666 ��� 885-5333  Need this space?  Call the COAST NEWS  886-2622 or 886-7817  ��� CONTRACTING ���  r  POMFRET  CONSTRUCTION  For all aspects of  residential & commercial construction  886-3770  COAST NEWS  Photo Reprinti  3X 4 ��� 3����  5X 7 - 5����  8x10-8����  any published photo  or your choice from  the contact sheets  GIBSONS READY MIX  SUBSIDIARY OF RENCO CONCRETE LTD.  836-8174  886-8174  ft EXCAVATING ���  Wayne Ross  Excavating Ltd.  For all your Backhoe Needs  ^Roberts Creek  Eves 885-5611 j  P.O. Box 737, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  ft EXCAVATING ���  ' J.F.W. EXCAVATING LTD.   '  ��� Septic Fields ��� Excavations ��� Clearing ���  h.-imi Hd. 886-8071 (.iiN.itis  ^_  r  RAY HANSEN TRUCKING  & CONTRACTING LTD.  Gravel, Clearing & Excavating,  Septic Systems, All Types of Gravel  Box 218 MaiMra Pirk VON 2H0      M3-I222  ��� FLOOR COVERING ���  KEN DE VRIES & SON  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD.  Carpets - Tiles - Linoleums - Drapes  Wallcoverings - Custom Window Shades J  Steam Cleaning JSESk!  886-7 \ \ 2 Hwy tOl. Gibsons   ��� b^F**j  f    JANDE EXCAVATING  '  Div. of Kowd Enterprises Ltd.  450 Loader Land Clearing  R.R. 2. Leek Road.      DumP Truck l��e &. Edna  Gibsons, B.C. VON IVO       886-9453        Bellerive  ��� FLOOR COVERING ���  17 Years Kxpcriencc Commmial And Itcsideniial  jjj^L 685-2923      885-3681  BC FERRIES  Schedule  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY-LANGDALE  WINTER 1984  EFFECTIVE  OCTOBER 22, 1984  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am    5:30 pm  10:00        ��� 7:25  1:20 pm   9:15  -3:30  Lv. Langdale  6:25 am 4:30 pm  *8:45 6:30  12:30 pm *8:20  2:30  Lv. Earls Cove  7:15 am    6:30 pm  10:30 8:30  1:05 pm 10:25  4:30  Lv. Saltery Bay  6.15 am  -5:30 pm  9:15 7:30  12:00 noon 9:30  3:30 pm  (MINIBUS SCHEDULE  Leaves Sechelt  lor Gibsons  The Dock. Cowrie Street  Monday  8:40 a.m.  '10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  ' 3:15 p.m.  Tuesday  8:40 a.m.  "10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  2:30 p.m.  Wednesday      Thursday  8:40 a.m.  '10 00 am  1:00 p.m.  ��� 3.15 p.m.  8:40 a m  '10.00 a m  1 00 p m.  2 30 p.m.  Friday  8 40a m  1000a m  3 1 b p in  Leaves Gibsons  for Sechelt  Lower Gibsons.  Municipal Parking Lot.  9:15 a.m.  *10:45 a.m.  * 1:35 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  11:45 am  1:50 p.m.  ' 4:00 p.m.  9:15a.m.  "10:45 a.m.  *  1:35 p.m.  400 p m.  9 15 a m.  11:45 am  '  1.35 p.m  ' 4.00 p.m  9 15am,  10 45 a m  4 00 p m  Gower Pt. Rd. ���    LOWER ROAD" route - via Flume Road. Beach Avenue & Lower Road  NOTE: FRIDAY RUN FROM SECHELT TO GIBSONS AT V.00 PM AN0 RETURN TRIP AT 1:30 PM HAVE BEEN CANCELLED  ft HEATING ���  LIQUID  GAS LTD  Hwy   101   SecheM   be  Hospital and Forest Rang  Mon.-Fri.   8 a.m. - 5 p.m  I " 1  tween   SI. Mary s  (CANADIAN I  gersHut I H I  885-2360  ��� MISC SERVICES ���  CHAINSAWS^i  SALES & SERVICE  KELLY'S LAWN MOWER &  CHAINSAW LTD.  ��� MISC SERVICES ft  GIBSONS TAX  SERVICE A.Jack  Income Tax Preparation  All business strictly confidential  Vj.767 Martin Rd. Gibsons      886-7272  DONOVAN LOG HOMES  by Chrismas Enterprises Lid  A  Build your snug and cozy log home  on Ihe now "NRG" insulated forms  &  Call Carl at  885-4511 or 885-5687  I   HWY. 101 & PRATT RD.   886-2912 J  I  im\  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  Auto   &   Marine  Glass, Aluminum Wi  & Screens, . Mi  V Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  . CABINETS ���  886-9411  Showroom: Pratt Rd. & Hwy. 101  Open: Sat. 10-4 or anytime by app't. J  Gibsons  Telephone  Answering  Service  lor information c*l! 886-73 I I  Service  / ���������' :-\iM  Is our  {ff'cJt^-A only  business  COAST  TRACTOR   & Equipment Lid.  for Industrial and forestry fquipment  Serving the Sunshine C Odst  Archie Morrison - Bus. 524-0101       Res. 939-4230  ft RENTALS ���  Scafoird ��86-8744  TOOL  Residentiaf &  Commercial  Gibsons  Behind Windsor Plywood  RENTALS 16  Coast News, February 25,1985  7,  10.  **.  is.  Wrtfts  Obituaries  JUNMMK IISNi  fttrMNMi  AtmocMu:����MM��ts   '  ^rygHWHI^I &  faf*gtuwen����  lost  Fo**>4  *f ��tt 4. livestock  Muale  mwMv  Tr&vdl  Waste*  wtrim-  Ci��r��g�� Sole*  S?. ��artej $. Tra��e  IS. forS��Ee  19. Aato* '  20. Casters - <  It. ftrUrlne  23. Motorcycles .  24. Wanted to teat  25. led! &. 4r��akfto*  26. far Ben*  27. HetpW*nt*d  Z8. WorfcW��Med  29. CMM Gwre  30. Bttslneaft  OpfMMttanftrtcs  51.  legal  32.  l.CJL Yukon  Coast News Classifieds  On the  Sunshine Coast  First in Convenience &  First in Service  Drop off1  your Classifieds  at any one of our  Friendly People  Places  on the Sunshine Coast  Homes  &. Property  SPECTACULAR VIEW HOME  1300 sq. ft., 2'/2 bdrm., FP,  skylights, total privacy on 'A acre  lot in Granthams. Assum. mortgage. Priced to sell $59,900.  886-8555. #9  Abbs Rd. Large 5 bdrm. home  with in-law suite, excellent view.  Low down payment, 10Vz%  financing. 886-9648. #9  By owner, three bdrm. home on  1.01 acres. Waterfront, Roberts  Creek. Carport, woodshed, bsmt.  Stairs to beach & boathouse. Offers on $129,000. 886-3021. #10  1 % yr. old 3 bdrm. rancher on Vz  acre. F.P. $59,900. Phone  885-7854. #9  $40,420  NEW HOMES  FOR INFO 886-7309  #9  ���IN PENDER HARBOUK  Taylor's Garden  Bay Store  883-2253  Centre Hardware  & Gifts  883-9914  IN HALFMOON BAY ���*������"���"��  B & J Store  885-9435  " \\ SECHC'lI '  Books & Stuff  885-2625  , Davis Bay  Peninsula  Market  885-9721  1      "       '   ROBERTS CREEK  Seaview Market  885-3400  ��� '  ' IN GIBSONS  Adventure  Electronics  886-7215  Lower Vitiate*  Coast News  886-2622  �����3������*:'*  You'll receive courteous service from the  folks at B & J Store - our "Friendly People  Place" in Halfmoon Bay.  Obituaries  WALTON: Olive (Muirhead) late of  Mission passed away on  February 17, 1985. Survived by  her loving husband Fred,  daughters Jeannette Man of  Langdale, Lydia Chapman of  Fruitvale, son Pastor Fred Walton  of Mission and their families.  Sister Tessie of Nanaimo  brothers Roy of Victoria, Cecil of  Vancouver and Clayton of Pentic  ton. Funeral service held in Mission February 21. In lieu of  flowers donations to World Vision  of Canada would be gratefully appreciated. #8  In loving memory of our dear husband & father Harry who passed  away Feb. 26,1984. Sadly missed by wife Grace & son Bill.     #8  e  Thank You  J  A very special thank you to the  hard working ladies of St. Mary's  Catholic Parish for fixing up the  grand birthday party for me. Just  wonderful. Thanks again.  Margaret Slinn. #8  I would like to thank all the many  friends, for their kindness and  messages of sympathy and comfort during this time of grief. Most  of all thanks to Kathie Clark, who  has been an angel to us all and  her family for their thoughtfulness  and consideration. John, for his  love and understanding, Or.  Overhill for her care and compassion, Nora Neilson for her love  and faith. You are truly wonderful  people. Thank you and God bless  you all. Esme Graham. #8  We wish to express our sincere  thanks to everyone who so  generously offered their kind  support and condolences during  this difficult time. Many thanks  again. Jeannette Man and family.          #8-  ��&IJ&SttlPftHKJD JkDVflttRHTIflUMtiMId  00|&lJrVN|ptft ttftCl  The Sunshine Coast News  reserves the right to classify  advertisements under appropriate headings and  determine page location.  The Sunshine Coast- News  also reserves the right to  revise or reject any advertising which in the opinion of  the Publisher is In questionable taste. In the event  that any advertisement is rejected the sum paid for the  advertisement will be  refunded.  Minimum *4M per 3 ilna Insertion.  Each additional line *1M. Use our economical last  week fr** rat*. Pre-pay your ad for 2 weeks & get  the third week FREE.  THE FOLLOWING CLASSIFICATIONS ARE FREE  Birth Announcements, Lost and Found.  No billing or telephone orders are accepted except  from customers who have accounts with us.  Cash, cheques or money orders  must accompany all classified advertising.  NOON SATURDAY  ALA. PKalA RAYAflKJR %  PlttOtfl TO MMMRTIOM.  Please mail to:  COAST NEWS Classified. Box 460. Gibsons. B.C. VON 1V0  Or bring in person to one of our  I   friendly People Places listed above!  NO. OF ISSUES  Minimum *4M per 3 line Insertion.  ���6  I  I  I  I  | Ml  I 'SL  I  I  1 .7!  I 'SL.  i    CLASSIFICATION: e.g. For Sale, For Rent, etc.  ��� *  I -j  c      :  :     in                    3  c      :  -  c                                     n  c      :  :   :e  c      :  :   zn  c      :  11  i  m   "  :   id  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  Thank Von  Many thanks to Christine  Johnson's friends for their kindness, especially caring friends at  Greencourt and staff and friends  at Shorncliffe and St. Mary's  Hospital, Devlin Funeral Home  and Rev. PaelKau for his Kind  words. Special appreciation to  Ada Dawe. Wally. Sheila and  Bruce Smith. #8  ml \J> ft��g��:  Personal  I  WANTED  . To create the set for  Driftwood II's production of  the turn-of-the-century  farce "The Ladies' Tailor"  ��� Edwardian couch  ��� Small old-fashioned  table  ��� Chaise lounge  ��� Buffet or hutch  ��� Shelves or  bookcases  ��� Coat rack  If you can help, please call  Fran at 885-3577 or the  Coast News at 886-2622.  MMeaaMM*jiM*i  Alcoholics Anonymous,  883-9903, 885-2896, 886-7272,  886-2954. TFN  Single? Join Cameo Singles Club  for dancing, potluck dinners and  for special events. Phone  886-5655 or 886-9058. #8  The Grand Wazoo says: "A bird  in the hand could be very  messy." #8  7.  3  Announcements  GREEN SCENE Flowers & Plants  has relocated to the Plant Shop  (Village Greenhouse) in the Gibsons Sunnycrest Mall. Please  cont. me there for your plant &  floral needs. Mary Willoughby,  Prop. 886-3371. #8  To Wesley of B.C. Ferries  Thank-you for  Starting my  car  Valerie  ��8  j>  If someone in your family has a  drinking problem you can see  what it's doing to them. Can you  see what it's doing to you? Al  Anon can help. Phone 886-9826  or 886-8228. TFN  Tarot, psychometry & rune stone  readings. Tues. & Thurs. at The  Bookstore, Sechelt. 885-2527.  TFN  Jack & Jill Playschool  Register your child 3 or 4 yrs.  old, February 14, for playschool  during Sept. 1985 to May 1986.  Register now to insure place on  class list. There will be an open  house and registration on Sat.  March 9, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at  Jack & Jill Playschool. Contact  Betty Duffy 886-8751 (3 yrs.)  after 6 p.m., Fiorella Nygren  886-2568 (4 yrs.) for registration  or information. #8  Jewelry Making Workshops Mar.  16. Beginners. Mar. 16.lnterm-  ed. Mar. 17. Teenagers Mar. 16.  885-7606,885-2687. #10  LIBRARY  The idea whose  time has cornel  An  Interesting & Unique  Collection  of  BOOKS  &  TALKING BOOKS  FREE MEMBERSHIP  Open  6 Days a Week & Fri. Nights  Cowrie St., Sectielt 885-2527  d  Weddings  Engagements  'j  D  WEODING  or  ENGAGEMENT  happening in your family? Announce the happy event in our  classified ads. Call 886-2622 or  886-7817.  Phone us today about our  beautiful selection of personalized  wedding invitations, napkins,  matches, stationery, and more!  Jeannie's Gifts & Gems.  886-2023. TFN  Engagements  Mr. & Mrs. Garnett Edmonds are  pleased to announce the forthcoming marriage of their  daughter Yvonne to Dean Duteau,  son of Mr. & Mrs. Bart Duteau on  Sat. March 16,1985. #8  mi**W%rm  Brown leather wallet w/identifica-  tion cards. Jean Taylor, Bowen  Island. 886-3325. #9  Vicinity Mac's Nursery. Light  grey, flecked w/orange & white  spayed female. Precious pet.  112-875-2202 days. Reward. #8  Pink rhinestone bracelet at  Roberts Creek Hall. Reward.  886-2668. #8  flO.  3  Tripod bumper jack at Seamount  Car Wash .Phone 886-7533.   #8  G  Pets  & Livestock  Horvath tack & farm supplies.  New & used English & Western  horse supplies. For info Colleen  886-2753. 2 yr. mare reg'd. V��  horse. Offers or trade. #9  Registered chestnut Arab mare  12 yrs., 15.1 hands.  English/West. 886-7779.       #9  Reg'd. standard bred gelding. 9  yrs., 16 HH, well trained, good  strong healthy horse, good  disposition $1250 OBO or trade  WHY. Wayne 886-2962.       #10  Free to good homes,  goats. 886-9898.  adult nanny  #10  Love, loyalty, intelligent companionship, Lairsdown reg.  Shelties. 885-2550. #10  j '12.  Music  )  PIANO  TUNING  Ken Dalgleish  886-2843  Alynne C. Shinness, piano and  theory lessons. Classical and  gospel. Ages 5 to adult.  886-2409. #8  Piano, small upright. Musician's  instrument. Beautiful tone.  886-2843. #8  If you play a band instrument and  would like to play in a concert  band on the Sunshine Coast call  885-4509.  #10  i'5'      frecJ  Why wait for spring? Do it now.  Dead car removal. Free! Garry's  Crane, 886-7028. TFN  r  17.  Barter &. Trade  Commodore 64 games and programs to trade. Eves. 886-8478.  #9  18.  for Sale  3  ��� FURNITURE-  ��� Used 26" Console  Colour TV  ��� As new "Villas" wall units  ���, New Maple table and  4 chairs  ��� New Chrome table and  4 chairs  GOOD SELECTION OF  NEW & USED FURNITURE  Inquire about our  low monthly payments  INTERIOR DECORATING &  OESIGN SERVICE.  VISA & MASTERCHARGE   ACCEPTED.   Open Tues. to Sat.  10 to 5  Claholm humiture  Intel Av6  885-3713  1   / HIcm'.Ii. North nl  . SiM'ltiiii  Hrii.1  Oltir'i-.  GREENHOUSE GLASS  3 mil tempered 34x76 - $15,  28x76 - $12.50. 20% off bulk  buys. Call after 6. 886-8092.  #9  DARKROOM  enlarger, timer, trays, etc. Will  sell as pkg. orsep. 886-8476. #9  -Mew wood stove $275. 1 pair of  Cockatiels and 2 cages $175.  .886-7854. #9  ; FIREWOOD DRY FIR. Phone  '885-9601 after 5. #8  1967 Dodge van $400. Piano,  upright $600. 8' camper $500.  1972 K-5 Blazer $1500 OBO.  886-2653. #8  18.  For Sale  GREEN SCENE. (Sunnycrest  Mall) Exhibition quality begonia &  dahlia tubers avail, now.  886-3371. #10  10 ��.  Satellite  System  $1995-*  " installation extra  Green Onion  Earth Station  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  884-5240/886-7414  PENINSULA RECYCLING  We buy beer bottles $1.20 per  dozen; newspapers, pop bottles,  batteries, industrial and residential scrap metals. Seamount Ind.  Park. Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Mon. to Sat. Ph. 886-8193.  TFN  Permasteel building 76x48  Sechelt. Make an offer.  885-2214. TFN  Double bed box spring & mattress. Good cond. $50.  886-9085. #8  Oil range stove cheap. Hide-abed couch $10. Beer-fridge $25.  886-9527. #8  Viking 15.5 cu. frost free fridge.  Excellent cond., gold. $400.  885-9272. #8  Multicycle Inglis auto washer  $295. Guaranteed & delivered.  883-2648. TFN  Hay $3.50  Straw $3.50  Mulch $2.50  885-9357  TFN  iiittiuiTimi  20" COLOUR TV used  $199  SOFA/CHAIR New  $599  (Suggested Retail $929)  RECLINERS New  $269  (Suggested Relail $339)  OAK 7-piece DINING  ROOM SUITE New  $1469  (Suggested Relail $2069)  DOUBLE SOFA BED New  $569  (Suggested Retail $769)  KERN'S *  HOME r  FURNISHINGS t  886-8886 '  -V'**.^.'***.***.^-'*.'**.^.^.-'*.*!**.^.^.*  T & S Soil  Mushroom manure $30 per yard  $25 for seniors. Cheaper by the  truckload. Call after 6. 885-5669.  TFN  MAJOR APPLIANCE  SERVICING  GIBSONS SHOP CLEARANCE  886-2422  T.V.'s from $50  Fridges from $150  Ranges from $150  Washers from $395  Dryers from $249  Dishwashers... from $225  90 DAY WARRANTY  PARTS 6 LABOUR  DELIVERY EXTRA  #9 SEAVIEW PLACE  HWY 101  NEXT TO GOOD TIMES HAIR SALON  Horse manure, mostly aged,  U-Load. $20 per PU or 3 loads for  $50.885-9969. TFN  "Ginger Jar" shape table lamps  white with floral design $45 ea.;  cabinet stereo (phono, AM/FM,  8-trac tape deck) $130. Phone  886-3021. #8  Double bed bookcase headboard  frame, best offer; kingsize  waterbed $150, sheets reas.  1947 1 ton Ford truck $900.  886-2826. #8  CERAMIC  Paints, greenware, decals,  custom firing. Lois & Ken  Ceramics, Johnson Rd.,  Langdale. 886-7824. #10  7 cu. ft. apt. freezer near new  $250 OBO. Ph. 886-3331. #8 Irwin Motel, Gibsons. #8  Wheelchair, oversize tires, extra  parts, good cond. $200. Ph.  886-7413. #10  32BEK&33SS  XS��  FOAM  Mattresses,   Cushions,  Bolsters, Chips, etcetera.  All upholstery supplies (or  the do-it-yourselfer.  Foam   &   fabric   specials,  come & have a look.  W.W. Upholstery  and Boat Tops Ltd.  886-7310  2 single beds, 1 Captain's with  drawers, 1 brass $70 each.  886-3714 after 4 p.m. #9  for Sale  TC7"  Come��  o clean  with us!  7 Days a Week  8 a.m. - 11 p.m.  Now Only  75  C  Per  Wash  UPTOWN  LAUNDROMAT  (Beside Andy's Restaurant  Hwy 101, Gibsons)  SEAVIEW  LAUNDROMAT  (Beside Kern's Home  Furnishings,  ._  Seaview Plaza, Gibsons) J  V "Fastest  V {.  Dryers (^  In Town" (/",)  e  Brother sew. mach. auto but-  tonholer plus attachments.  Walnut cab. $90. 885-2762.  #8  Hedging cedars, 3 varieties.  Direct from grower. 1 gallon size.  Min. order 25, $3 each with fertilizer or $4 planted. Free delivery  locally. BS.B Farms, Roberts Crk.  885-5033. TFN  1972 Ford farm tractor c/w front-  end bucket, rototiller, fake,  cultivator, $5000 OBO. Eves, only  885-3307. #8  Split alder delivered. Get wood  Now for next winter. $70 1 cord,  4 cords $240. 883-9235.      #10  Old Grandmother clock, china  cabinet, oak buffet, loom. gls. &  brass tables, knickknacks,  glassware, china, etc. Shell Station, Garden Bay Rd. 883-9113.  #10  r  Autos  "UGLY BUT SWEET"  71 S-model International tandem  tractor 335 Cummins. 13 spd.,  44 rear ends, good rubber,  headache rack. Ready to roll  $14,000 OBO. Many extras.  886-9698. #8  1979 Chev stn wgn. PS & PB, air  cond. Needs paint, runs well.  Asking $1800.886-8634.     #10  69 3/�� T Chevy 4x4 $1200. 62  Pontiac convertible $1500. Will  accept trades. 886-2565.      #10  1971 Toyota Corona. Good Gibsons runabout. Needs a little  work. $500 OBO. 886-7734.  #10  VW Beetle '69. Runs. Good lor  parts. 886-2843. #8  67 Olds Cutlass Supreme for  parts. $100 OBO. 886-9324.  #8  1962 Mercury Comet 200/6 auto.  Exc. cond. completely orig. $675  OBO. 886-3057. #8  Free dead car & truck removal.  Prompt service. Ph. 886-8193  days. Ph. 886-9445 eves.    TFN  1978 Datsun F10, 2 dr., HB,  front wheel drive, AM/FM radio,  radial tires, fantastic gas mileage.  Looks like new car inside & out.  Plus very low mileage on car.  886-7919 or 7271. DL 5848.  #8  1980 Chev % ton PU. V8 auto,  PB, PS, radio, dual tanks, radial  tires. Very clean, runs great.  $5495. Call 886-7919 or  886-7271. DL 5848. #8  1973 Ford Econoline van. Needs  work. $250.885-9595. #8  72 Toyota Corona 4-speed. 2nd  owner, rebuilt engine, ex. interior  $800.886-2673. #9  Parts 4-sale. 71 Beetle, 70 Corona, Chev 6 cyl. engine & trans.  & 6 & 8 bolt rims. 885-3337.  #9  1974 Hornet HB 6 cyl. auto, PS,  $950. 1976 Nova 4 dr., 6 cyl,  auto, radial tires $950.1974 Olds  Vista Cruiser wagon $950.  886-7919. Dealer#5848.       #9  68 Chrysler New Yorker! No rust,  newish trans. Needs tune up.  886-7613. #9  1983 Pontiac Grand Prix  Brougham 2 DSDN, air, 33,100  km. Like. new. Many extras.  $12,000.883-2312. #9  1976 Chev station wagon Malibu-  Classic $1000 or best offer. Call  886-7506. #8  For sale 8 ft. truck canopy $250.  885-9359. #8  73 Chrysler Newport. V-8, 2 dr.  HT very good running cond. $750  OBO. 886-3982. #8  Ford % T, 4-spd., flatdeck $500.  886-8127. #8  Autos   1  Lease  All  Makes  All  Models  ��� ��� ���  TOYOTA  NISSAN  HYUNDAI  CHRYSLER  VOLVO  BMW  MERCEDES  PORSCHE  ��� ��� ���  Let us quote  on your lease  requirements.  Call  Harvie McCracken  today.  SOUTH COAST  LEASING  885-3281  20.  Campers  D  Holiday van. Cook, sleep, etc.  Fully equipped, plush carpets.  Phone 885-7012. '#8  74 Timberline trailer. 21.5 ft.,  exc. cond. Deluxe bath, etc.  $4500.886-7136. #9  1971 Skylark travel trailer. 19'.  good condition. $3500 OBO.  886-7208. #10  e  Marine  SUNSHINE COAST  ADJUSTERS & MARINE  SURVEYORS LTD.  Marine Claims  C &D & Valuation Surveys  14' aluminium boat w/built-in  flotation. 25 HP Johnson long  shaft (1979) & Sears tilt trailer.  All in good cond. $1400.  886-9761. #8  17' Sangster Deep V rnbout. Very  nice with new uphols. 2 pc. cover  sounder etc. 50 HP Merc 0/B still  under warranty. Ask $3800 0N0.'  Might trade on good econ. light  pickup. 886-8465. #8  16' clinker type speedboat $150  OBO. 885-2898. TFN  Boat tops, seats, windshields  -custom made and repairs. Boat  hauling. W.W. Upholstery and  Boat Tops Ltd. 886-7310.     TFN  1980 21ft. Sunrunner, 200 HP &  9.8 0/B. Lots of extras.  $10,900. Ph. 886-7854. #9  22 ft. Sangster IB/OB twin Volvo,  head, Opth. sndr., CB, live bait  tank, extra leg engines, parts  Completely equipped $5000 OBO.  Frank 885-9623, 885-2955.   #8  Wooden boat 20' complete. Wells  Lane near Dougal. Offers.  886-2558 Brad. #13  Mobile home space available.  Sunshine Coast Mobile Home  Park. 886-9826. TFN  Wanted. Mobile home under  $2000. 202-3310 Fraser St.,  Van. V5V4L1. Tel. 872-2607.  #8  12x68 Bonavista 3 bdrm., utility.  $15,500 or reas. offer.  885-3476. #9  14x70 '81 trailer. Appliances, in-  cld., beige decor. Like new.  886-2954. #10  Km  Motorcycles  )  1978 Honda 400 twin motorcycle.  Low miles, new tires, exc. shape.  $875. 886-7919. Dealer #5848.  #9  1981 Kawasaki CSR1000. Exc.  cond., lots of extras. $1700 OBO.  ���1977 Kawasaki KZ650. Fairing,  lots of extras. $900 OBO. Frank  at 885-9623 or 885-2955.       #8  i**********'*****'***' riiiiiillin  Wanted to Rent  Reliable couple wish to rent small  house with garage ASAP.  Carpenter/handyman. Would  trade repairs & upkeep for reduced rent. Call collect 112-  294-3062 Dianne. #9 3 bdrm. home in Davis Bay.  $525/mo. Ref. req. Wood stove,  avail. Apr. 1.885-5902. #8  1 bdrm. house central Gibsons.  Newly dec. $220/mo. Immed.  Occupancy. 886-9613. #8  Granthams waterfront self-  contained suite. 1 bdrm., wood  stove & elec. heat. Private verandah. $335/mo. No dogs.  886-8284. #10  1 loft bdrm.  Ck. $290.  886-8295.  Small duplex suite, pets OK  Rosamund Rd., Gibsons. $275. j  886-8000. #9  2 bdrm. house Rbts. Crk, Lower  Rd. & Leek. Stove & fridge.  Avail, immed. $290/mo. Call  Stan Hilstad 885-3211,  886-2923. #9  2 bedroom mob. home. Private  view lot. Appliances. 886-7779.  #9  2 bdrm. house. Fr. & st., W/D,  deep freeze. $400/mo. No pets.  886-8585. #9  Coast News, February 25,1985  17.  on acreage in Rbts.  Refs.   req.   Eves.  #10  Gibsons area. Bright 2 bdrm.  suite, near new appls., carpet,  etc. Rec rm w/fireplace, elec.  heat. $350/mo. Ref. req. C21  Real Estate. 885-2235. #10  2 bdrm. waterfront cottage, wood  heat & 1 bdrm. waterfront suite,  elect, heat. Sorry no dogs.  886-7377. TFN  3 bdrm. home avail April 1st, 2  baths, lge. garage, wood stove.  1.8 acres near Brothers Pk.  $450/mo. 886-9751. #8  " Semi-waterfront Granthams. 1  bdrm. $270, less to handyman.  886-2344,885-5055. #8  2 bdrm. S/C ground level suite.  Private WF Rbts. Crk. Prefer  female. Child/dog OK.  $375/mo., Vz utilities. Ph.  294-8759 eves. #10  2 bdrm. house in Roberts Crk.  $275/month. Available Mar. 1st.  327-9777. #10  Roberts Crk., Beach Ave. 3  bdrm. panabode $400/mo.  885-5322. #8  "WE PAY,  YOU  WATCH"  As an added bonus all of  our apartments come  complete with free Pay TV  service. 1, 2 & 3 bedroom  apartments. Available at  reasonable rates.  Phoae today.  Help Wanted  -BEER MAKING SPECIAL-  Gold Medal Malt Extract  $4.50 PER TIN  Available at the Landing General  Store. #8*|  Contract laundromat operator in  Sechelt. For further info call Mr.  Killam 885-9368. #9  UNEMPLOYED YOUTH  Are you going to help yourself or  wait? Can you wait for government programs to put you to  work? Do you want to be dependent on others to keep you in  waaes? The answer mav be the  "Sunshine Coast Youth Occupational Centre" - an attempt to  help you start your own business.  Secondary business appears to  be the only on-going solution to  the 20% to 25% unemployment  problem in this area. For additional information contact us now.  886-3507,-9181,-3727 or  980-9541. #10  Aquaculture Forum, 7:30 p.m.  Tuesday, February 26, 1985.  Senior Citizens Hall, Sechelt.  #8  Require cashier. Grocery store  Garden Bay. Experience not  necessary, will train. Phone  883-2253. #10  ARCHITECTURAL  DESIGN DRAFTING  ^Jtfty  '���5***  *-<  ''.'���  FREE ESTIMATE  ��� WORKING DRAWINGS  ��� CONCEPTUAL DESIGN  886-7858  PAY TV  AT  HARBOVR  HEIGHTS  886-9050  1  Office space for rent, 2nd floor  above Gibsons Building Supplies.  886-8141. TFN  Community Hall for rent in  Roberts Creek. Phone Debbie,  886-3994. 7-10 p.m. TFN  Bonniebrook Lodge for rent, lease  or sale. Terms negotiable.  886-7377 or 886-2887.        TFN  1 bdrm. in Bay area Gibsons.  Avail. Feb. 15th. $250/mo. Call  collect 980-5417. #8  Central location, view, 2 bdrm.  self-cont. suite. $300/mo. Phone  886-2940. #8  Gibsons. 4 rm., 1 bedrm. suite.  W/W carpets, smart kitchen &  appl. 1 or 2 adults, no pets.  886-8059. #8  Gibsons, Marine Dr. nice 1 bdrm.  apt. view, close to all amenities  $290. Also 3 bdr. modern home  Wilson Creek, W/W, FP, wet bar,  etc. $450. Ph. 886-8035.       #8  GARRY'S CRANE SERVICE  Sidewinder moving. Think of me  when you need a lift! 886-7028.  TFN  Experienced plumber needs  work. Reasonable rates. Call after  6 p.m. 886-9149. #10  TUTOR AVAILABLE. Fully  qualified special education  teacher will tutor all grades. Call  886-8850. #8  It's time to prune your fruit trees  or for custom fencing, haul-away.'[  Matt   Small   the   Gardener.  886-8242. #8  TERRY McSRIDE  General Contractor  886-7289  New   Homes   -   Renovations  -Additions  Convenient  townhouse,  886-2654.  Farnham   Gardens  Gibsons. $425/mo.  #8  THE MANSE TOWNHOUSE  IS TAKING RENTAL  APPLICATIONS  ��� modern two bedroom  townhouse  D one and a half baths  ��� fully carpeted  D five appliances including  dishwasher, washer  and dryer  D private sundeck  ��� enclosed garage  . D family oriented  , D close to Sunnycrest Mail.  schools, tennis court &  jogging field  D good references required  ��� $425 per month  D call Peter  886-9997  evenings  AUTO BODY REPAIRS  Welding, fibreglassing, all  damage repairs guaranteed. 9  yrs. exp. $15/hr. plus mech.  wk. For more info 886-9063.  #9  QUALITY BUILDER  Additions, alterations, new  homes, free est. & design. 25  yrs. exp. Tom Constable  886-7887. #9  PENINSULA  .SEPTIC TANK.  SERVICE  Serving the Sunshine  Coast for 20 years  3 bdrm. & fam. rm., wood stove,  Gawer Pt. area. Children & pets  welcome. Avail. Mar. 1st.  $400/mo. 886-2046 aft. 5.     #9  3 bdrm. mobile home, stove,  fridge, washer/dryer, private.  886-2520. #9  2 bdrm. duplex Gibsons area. Incl. 4 appl., ht., Igt.. & cab!.  Avail, now. $400/mo. Sorry no  pets. Ph. 886-7309 aft. 5 p.m.  #9  2 bdrm. home, elect & wood ht.  886-8078 eves. #9  Furn. bach. ste. lower Gibsons  w/view. Priv. entrance, garden,  avail, now. Refs. req. 278-9224.  #9  24 Hour Service.  Serves Sechelt to Gibsons.  Struc, elec, plumb, maint. Major & minor renovations. No job  too small. Special rates to  seniors. 30 yrs. exp. Bondable.  Call 886-2949.  #9  Exp. landscaper will do gardening & yard work. Reasonable  rates. 886-2565. #10  It's time to prune your fruit trees  or for custom fencing, haul-away  Matt Small the Gardener.  886-8242. #10  Exp. life ins. secretary. Also cook  and waitress. Jennifer 886-3384.  #10  Affordable homes. From $25 sq.  ft. Also renovations & additions.  Phone Alex 886-3996. #9  ��� Septic tank pumping  ��� Septic tank sales  ��� Portable toilet rental  ��� Crane truck rental  886-7064  Days or Eves.  Hardwood floors resanded and  finished. Work guaranteed. Free  est. Phone 885-5072. TFN  FOR EXPLOSIVE REQUIREMENTS  Dynamite, electric or regular  caps, B line E cord and safety  fuse. Contact Gwen Nimmo,  Cemetery Road, Gibsons. Phone  886-7778, Howe Sound Farmer  Institute. TFN  Landscaping and garden  maintenance, ornamentals,  shaped hedges trimmed, fruit  frees pruned and sprayed. Phone  886-9294 after 6 p.m. TFN  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICES LTD.  Topping-Limbing-Danger Tree  Removal. Insured, guaranteed  work. Free estimates, 885-5278.  TFN  MOBILE HOME MAINT.  Gutters, skirting, additions,  roofs. Anything to do with mob.  homes. 885-5995. TFN  i  2*.  NOTICE:  Intention To Apply  For a disposition of Crown  Land in Land Recording  Dist. of Vancouver and  situated in Annis Bay. Take  notice that Ron LeBlanc,  Businessman, intends to apply for lease of surveyed  foreshore lot L2609, Grp. 1  NWD, for Shellfish Culture.  Comments concerning this  application may be made to  the Office of the District Land  Manager, 4240 Manor St.,  Bby., B.C. V5G 1B2. File  No. 240 1936.  NOTICE TO  CREDITORS  In the estate of  MURIEL AMELIA RED-  PATH, deceased. Late  of Sechelt, who died  November 27, 1984.   j  Take Notice that all persons  having   claims   upon   the  estate of the above named  must file with the undersign  ed Executor by the 28th day  of March, 1985 a full statement of their claims and of  securities held by them.  R. Bastarache-Collet,  1393 Laburnum Street,  Vancouver, B.C.  V6J 3W4  Child Care  Will babysit in my home while  mother works. Exp. Sunshine  Cst. Tr. Prk. Phone 886-2805  Doreen. ^  30*     Business  Opportunities  Consignment outlet for high  quality cottage industry & crafts.  Ph. Ruth eves. 886-8328.     #10  SUNSHINE COAST  -   REGIONAL DISTRICT  CONTRACT 28.89  OPERATION AND  MAINTENANCE OF  WAKEFIELD SEWAGE  TREATMENT PLANT  CALL FOR  TENDERS  Sealed tenders clearly marked "Contract No. 28.89  -Tender for the Operation and  Maintenance of Wakefield  Sewage Treatment Plant" will  be received by the undersigned up to 1:00 p.m. local time  of March 12, 1985 and will  be opened in public at that  time and date.  The work involves the complete operation and  maintenance of the Districts'  Wakefield Sewage Treatment  Plant, including disposal  facilities, for a period of one  year, April, 1985 to April,  1986. The plant located in the  west Sechelt portion of Electoral Area B includes an activated sludge-type batch  treatment unit with ground  disposal through one subsurface tile field. The plant is  licensed by the Ministry of  Environment, Waste Management Branch to the SCRD,  under Permit No. 2061, for a  maximum discharge of  10,000 imperial gallons per  day.  Mr. L. Jardine  Secretary-Treasurer  SCRD  P.O. Box 800  Sechelt, B.C.  VON 3A0  32.  B.C. & Yukon  In the matter of the Estate of  DIAN JESSIE HAMILTON,  formerly of Cemetery Road  and Sunnycrest Plaza, Gibsons, B.C.: NOTICE IS  HEREBY GIVEN THAT  creditors and others having  claims against the estate of  Dian Jessie Hamilton,  deceased, are required to  send full particulars of such  claims to the undersigned  administrator for the estate,  on or before the 15th day of  March, 1985, after which  date the administrator will  distribute the estate's assets  having regard only to the  claims of which he has  notice.  Alox 0. Hamilton, C.A.  Administrator  930 - 470 Granville Street  Vancouver, B.C. V6C 1V5  Free career guide describes 200  learn-at-home correspondence  diploma courses: accounting, art,  bookkeeping, business management, clerk typist, secretary, journalism, television servicing, travel.  Granton (1A), 1055 West Georgia,  #2002, Vancouver, 112(604)  685-8923. #8  Excellent opportunity. Full or part-  time work. No experience  necessary. Work from your home.  Male/female. Write to Lord and  Baran Enterprises, 2558 Coyle St.,  Prince George, B.C. V2N 3Y9. #11  Meet your match. For a* ages and  unattached. Thousands of  members anxious to meet you.  Prestige Acquaintances. Call toll  free 112-800-263-6673. Hours 9  a.m.-7 p.m. #8  Anyone  having  information  re:  business dealings with Robert  Spencer/Market Checkers  Associates/Counterfeit Gold  Chain, write ASAP, Box 2737,  Richmond Review, 5811A Cedar-  bridge Way, Richmond, B.C. V6X  ��� 2A8. #8  Wanted-Large mobHe home park,  apt. or commercial building. Have  cash & real estate trades. Mr.  Morgan, 430-0303, 922-3535. #8  Commercial space avattiNe Chet-  wynd, B.C. Pioneer Place, attractive central building with attractive  rates. Chinook Centre, highway  exposure and central, excellent  rates. Call 788-3233 or 788-3564,  Box 775, Chetwynd, B.C. VOC  1J0. #9  1980 Knight Pony 65" spread l/s  box, 20" wheels. $13,500 1969  k/w tandem dump, aluminum  box. 22" radials 85% with "H"  plate. 112-823-6113 or  112-823-4891. #9  "Doorway to Creative Cuisine"  The ultimate cookbook of all  cookbooks. Appetizers, salads,  main courses, desserts, beverages and an exclusive international  section, 140 pages. Only $9.95  D.T.C.C. Box 3105, Castlegar,  B.C.V1N3H7. #8  Computer systems, Hardware:  Kaypro, Corona, Apricot. Software: Peachtree, Accpac, others.  Sales, lease, service. Free information, advice, quotes: MCI Computers, 689-3770, 105-1104  Hornby Street, Vancouver. V6Z  1V8. #8  Possibly best mobHe Headrig in  B.C. Electric over hydraulic. 52'  husk, live infeed, outfeed decks,  rollcase. 52" sawblade, three  bunk carriage. Hydraulic dogs,  turner. 856-6967. #8  Wanted: John Deere Crawler tractors to dismantle for parts, any  age, condition including ones fair  running shape, contact Yellow  Deere Sales, 980 Laval, Kamloops.  374-2193. #8  $135,000. Owner carry. 22 acres,  excellent soil. Good market  gardening, cattle, retirement. Fantastic . view. Year-round river.  Fenced and cross fenced. Good  house and outbuildings, Comox  339-7638. #8  Cash in on Income Tax! Earn  money doing tax returns. Basic or  advanced courses. Write U & R  Tax Schools, 1345 Pembina Hwy.  Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2T 2B6. No'  obligation. #8-  Lighting fixtures. Western.  Canada's largest display.  Wholesale and retail. Free  catalogues available. Norburn  Lighting Centre Inc., 4600 East.  Hastings Street, Burnaby. B.C..  V5C 2K5. Phone 112-299-0666. '  TFN!  Continued from page 1  are  becoming  aware  of the  humiliation that goes along with,  it. Native people have lived all  their lives like that.  "The handouts are rightfully  ours, as payment for the ocean,  the forests, the land, but it  should have been done in a better fashion."  Craigan would like to see  rehabilitation programs  established for the middle-aged  and the elderly although it is a  tradition of the Band to take  care of the elders. He would  also like to see younger people  trained as counsellors in order  to set an example for the rest of  the band members.  For the children Craigan envisions an exchange program  where young people from the  SIB could go on student exchanges with children from  other bands who live different  ways of life, such as in the far  north, or in Quebec, for example. He himself has just spent 18  months at Kyuquot on the  perspective on what I was doing  before I left here, and on what I  hope to accomplish now that  I'm back. We can benefit from  seeing how other bands live."  Employment is a priority;  Craigan would like to see more  women in the workforce, and to  give the younger men more  north west coast of Vancouver  Island.  "That gave me a whole new  work. The Band has several  mega projects on the back  burner which will provide work  after self-government, but  Craigan would also like to see  more counselling and guidance  in economic development, including self-employment.  "People have that  capability," he said, "and once  some of the younger members  are aware of that they'll encourage others. It's the same  with self-government, piece by  piece we'll get it.  "All the decisions have been  made for Indians," he continued, "it's hard enough to  make decisions anyway, now we  want to make our own."  Joe seeks Indian support  Continued from page 1  Joe sees self-government as a  major priority.  "Since 1969 there have been  white paper proposals, parallel  legislation, companion legislation, all approaches to self-  government. There's been a lot  of time and effort in the past.  Once we have legal entity status  the Band can contract with  anyone, provincial or federal.  "We have a lot of natural  resources and can upgrade the  economy and give our Band  members a better way of live."  Joe also sees the culture of  the Sechelt people as an important resource. "We can't lose  the concept of our heritage  because of the pace our Band is  progressing at in a non-Indian  world system. We must maintain our culture. But it's a problem even in general society.  We don't seem to have the time  nowadays to get back into proper perspective with our culture.  This is something we must do."  There are several young people who have been nominated  for council, and Joe sees this as  an important development. "It  pleased me a lot to see the  young interested in the government and business of the  Band," he said. "Our children  entered the public school system  in the late 1950's. It was a  change from the residence  school to public school and it  was a shock to parents and  students. It is only now that I  see the trend where the Band as  a whole is settling into the  public school system as our own  system. Now young people are  taking part in the administration."  Housing is another concern,  said Joe. "Our housing authority was established in 1972 and  it's been very beneficial but it  could be better. I wouldn't want  to see any of our members have  any   difficulty   in   getting  established in the reserve with a  home."  Economic development is  also a priority. "If our financial  status was to have surplus  dollars I see a lot of approaches  to co-operative functions within  our membership, such as fish  farms, fish processing,  vegetable farms. After self-  government we will be able to  use our homes as collateral.  Now it is hard to get capital for  projects because we are not a  legal entity. We need the approval of the Minister of Indian  Affairs to do anything."  In closing Joe said, "I'd like  to have the self-government  concept applied to the Sechelt  Band with protection the Indian  Act now provides for status Indians across the country on the  taxation question. When we  leave a more equal economy,  that's when we will start paying  taxes. We have a long way to  go."  Sechelt Scenario  Continued from page 7  at Elphinstone Secondary  school on Wednesday, February  27 starting at 7:30 p.m. Anyone  from any area may attend so if  you have missed the ones in  your area this is your chance to  present a brief or idea.  TIMBER DAYS SOCIETY  The often spoken of formation of a society to run Timber  Days, is now taking shape and a  meeting to elect officers will be  held at the Village office on  Thursday, February 28 at 7:30  p.m.  If you are at all interested  please feel free to attend, if you  are not able to take an active  part in Timber Days, come out  and support the society.  SHORNCLIFFE AUXILIARY  The meeting of the auxiliary  to Shorncliffe held on Tuesday  afternoon, February 19 and saw  18; with their recent drive for  members they now have 99.  Twenty-two showed up for  their fire safety drill; any new  members will be indoctrinated  by John Miller.  The next birthday party will  be Thursday, February 28 and  the volunteers are asked to wear  suitable attire for the Hawaiian  theme.  The  date  you   have   been  waiting for, the auction, will be  held on Sunday, May 5 at Green  Court Hall. Donations of  anything will be appreciated;  more information win De provided closer to the date,  TALK TO SECHELT  COUNCIL  Wednesday, February 27"  Channel Ten will have members  of Sechelt council on hand to  answer anything you would like  to talk to them about. Be ready  to phone in, starting at 7 p.m.  The program starts off with  candidates for Sechelt Indian  Band council. A repeat show  will be on Thursday night.  News from Pender Harbour  Continued from page 7  again in case you missed her column: Sherrie Higgins, June Per-  cival and Grete Audeeff of Fanny Bay.  IN ST. MARY'S  Friends of Lou Heidema will  want to stop in to visit her in St.  Mary's, where she is now  resting comfortably after her  pneumonia didn't respond to  Jack's loving home care.  Lou started off the injured  limb parade back in November  with a broken leg, which gave  her some trouble. Hello Lou!  Hope you are feeling better and  back with us soon!  SIGNS OF SPRING  Despite  the   cold  weather,  signs of spring are appearing:  pussy willows! And in the spring a Pender Harbourite's fancy  lightly turns to thoughts  of-���May Day!  Marg Gooldrup would like  some brilliant ideas for activities  which will make this year's May  Day celebration fun for the  whole family. Some possible  events are a children's bicycle  rally, Highland games, kid and  adult baseball games.  If you are willing to help with  one specific event, or have a  great idea, call Marg at  883-2667. Community groups,  start making your plans and  thinking about floats for the  parade. The date is May 18.  GRANVILLE ISLAND TRIP  Calling all seniors: are you interested in a day bus trip to  Granville Island Market? Jack  Heidema and Larry Curtiss are  willing to organize one  Of course, this is open to  younger Penderites too. Call  Jack at 883-9973.  DON'T FORGET  Meeting of the Pender Harbour Clinic Auxiliary at the  clinic, Monday, February 25, at  7:30. All are welcome to hear  the clinic treasurer tell how the  auxiliary has assisted thei  finances of the clinic I  Community Club monthly  swap meet at the hall, Saturday,  March 2 at 10 a.m.  f 32.  & Yukon  Two for one beef sale. Introductory  offer. Purchase any side or hind  beef order and a beef rib section  and receive: Bonus #1-a 100 Ib.  side of pork order FREE. Bonus  #2-every order receives 50 lbs.  fancy sausage made from part of  your trimmings. Black Angus Beef  Corp. Serving all of B.C. Call collect 438-5357. #9  Auction  school-Western  Canada  School of Auctioneering. Over  1000 graduates. Courses commence 1st Monday of April  August, December. For particulars  write Box 687, Lacombe, Alta.,  T0C1S0. #9  Service manager required for Inland Kenworth truck dealer in central B.C. Interested parties contact  dealer manager at Box 4339.  Quesnel, B.C. V2J 3J4 or phone  (604)992-7256. #8  "Self-Divorce for B.C." Why pay  more when it's "uncontested"?  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Napier Chick  Sales. 6743-216 Street, Box 59,  Milner. B.C. VOX 1T0. 534-7222.  #8  Spiritual, religious poems wanted  for musical setting recording.  $1000 for best song. Chapel  Recording (CAN), Box 112,  Wollaston, MA., U.S.A., 02170.  (A Talent Co.). #8  Save! 1983 F-350 diesel one-ton,  12' flatdeck with beaver tail. 1984  F-250 diesel % ton pickup every  option, only 19,000 km. Bob or  Roger, collect 522-2821. D.L.  5276. TFN  Where can you ieaso a truck for  only $119.97 per month? Call  Dave Hinton collect at 294-0111 or  toll-free at Zenith 2200. After 6  p.m. call collect 590-4589. DL.  5674. TFN  Wed sstahBshed excavating and  logging business, equipment,  shop, etc. Large home, 14 acres,  1000 ft. river front, sub-dividable  (604)992-2256. Write 1700 Mills  Rd.. Quesnel, B.C. V2J3N8. TFN 18.  Coast News, February 25,1985  ���KB  I  Guess Where  The usual prize of $5 will be awarded to the first entry drawn which  correctly locates the above. Send your entries to reach the Coast  News, Box 460, Gibsons, this week. Last week's winner was Sheri  Newman, box 552, Sechelt, who correctly located the boat by the  Marina wharf in Porpoise Bay.  Schools talk  Roxanne Wiseman of Gibsons lost an arm to cancer last  year, but her difficulties have  not dimmed her cheerful spirit.  Gibsons Guide Readers, watching her efforts at recovery,  began the process of applying  for a special Guiding award to  recognize Roxanne's determination.  On Thursday, February 14,  Roxanne received the Badge of  Fortitude from the Girl Guides  of Canada-Guides du Canada.  At a ceremony in Children's  Hospital, provincial commissioner Delores Racine, Lions  area commissioner Pat Drugge,  and Roxanne's own district  commissioner Anna Girard  made the presentation to this  very brave young lady.  The Fortitude Award is made  to young persons who have  shown "great courage and endurance under suffering", and  must be approved by the National Executive Committee of  the  Girl Guides of Canada.  When Roxanne is able to come  back home again, a public  ceremony will be held.  Congratulations, Roxanne,  and the best wishes of everyone  in Guiding and in your community for a continued  recovery.  Income Tax Preparation  Small Business Accounting  Corporation & Proprietorship  Hours:      Mon - Fri   11:00 - 5:00  Saturday   10:00 - 5:00  We will pick-up & deliver  886-8229 or 886-2177  Across from Molly's Reach above Gramma's Pub  ��W?-  Nine briefs from Sechelt  heard at Chatelech  The "Let's Talk About  Schools" forum at Chatelech  secondary school on Wednesday, February 20, attracted  some 50 people, with nine briefs  being presented.  Merle Bottaro from the Sunshine Coast Teachers' Association (SCTA) expressed her concerns over the loss of local  autonomy, which she sees  leading to centralization of  education. "Equality of education doesn't mean identical  education for all," she said.  "We need democratic decision  making to foster creative and  critical thinking." She sees local  autonomy and a wider participation in decision making as  increasing the options available.  "We need an education that  is appropriate, and it is better to  have locals decide on that. Let  the province set broad  guidelines, but let us make the  day to day decisions."  The Chatelech Parents' Auxiliary was represented by Dale  Burns who voiced a concern  that was to arise again and  again throughout the evening,  that of the shortness of time  available. The auxiliary's brief  urged the government to reconsider their position and give  more time to properly examine  information.  Sechelt Elementary Parents'  Auxiliary, represented by Joan  Cowderoy, expressed a similar  concern. Their brief asked that  more time be allowed for  discussion; the short amount of  time available does not allow  for informed input or extended  debate on a community level.  The brief also recommended  that the Sunshine Coast Hearing Committee should make all  submissions public, and that an  independent commission be set  up for full and public debate.  Speaking as an individual,  Ms Cowderoy expressed the  same concern over the lack of  time.  In other presentations, Cathy  McKibbin expressed the fear  that parents here on the Sunshine Coast will be unable to  send their children on to university, since the provincial government is not spending federal  post-secondary funds on post-  secondary education, but is putting the federal grants into  general revenue.  Jamie Stephen, speaking as a  parent, contemplated the  weighty responsibility of participating in the process, and of  the intense pressures of time.  However, he pointed out, that  unless the opportunity to speak  is seized, the government may  well retort, "Where were you  when we asked for your opinion?".  Stephen expressed concerns  about the erosion of the nuclear  family, and urged that more  vigorous instruction be given in  schools on the virtues of family  life. "Too often we see the community abdicate its responsibli-  ty," he said. "Teachers now are  surrogate moms, dads, coaches,  friends, advisers, and  sometimes even providers."  Gertie Pierre spoke as education director of the Sechelt Indian Band, and stressed the importance of native studies programs, which are helping the  native children develop pride  and to have more interest in  their other subjects.  "I hope that cutbacks won't  take away these programs from  our children," she said, "it is  important that native kids learn-  about who they are."  Dave Hartman spoke on  behalf of the children in our  community with learning  disabilities. "Every child is entitled to an education for  them," he said. "There has to  be an alternative program (for  children unable to learn in the  conventional classroom).  "Without learning assistance,  where do these kids go?" Hart-  man asked. "We have to try to  keep these programs alive.  There's nothing in the booklet  that addresses these problems.  We'll end up with a lot more  crime and juvenile delinquency.  Kids will end up in jail because  they won't have the opportunity  to learn." He went on to quote  statistics from youth detention  centres where up to 75 per cent  of the inmates suffer from some  type of learning disability.  Richard Bolivar, of the  SCTA, is also chairman of the  Committee Against Racism and  spoke in that capacity at the  meeting. One of his first points  was that on the provincial committee there are only white men,  which belies the diversity of the  population of the country, and  the fact that half the population  is female.  Art Shaw of Sechelt also addressed the meeting, stating his  views that the re-emergence of  motherhood may provide  answers to the problems ahead.  He sees the community as the  school, and feels that school  professionals should be "de-  schooled" and re-integrated into the community. He would  see administration cut by 90 per  cent, and a heightened  awareness of the community  towards its children.  The next "Let's Talk About  Schools" forum will be on  Wednesday, February 27 at  Elphinstone secondary at 7 p.m.  Job hotline set  With spring just around the  corner, there are a number of  clean up and fix-it jobs that  need doing around your home  or business. Because of the  overwhelming number of  unemployed in the area, there is  an abundance of skilled labour  available.  As a result the Unemployment Action Centre has initiated a casual job hot line, to  help co-ordinate the available  jobs with the required skills.  The skills available vary from  housekeeping and child care to  carpentry, firewood cutting,  painting, landscaping etc.  The unemployed need your  support, so please call us at  886-2425 and let us know what  you need done. The UAC is  located above the old fire hall in  lower Gibsons and is open from  10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday  through Friday.  The Skoda GLS 5-speed.  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