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Array ���PflftUfiM6-tfi   ftmtoinj;.  v/iC'fa^i^.   ��>.c .  &Li>.  Decision this week?  \  Verdict on theatre  site stifli awaited  by Brad Benson  v; " , After years of discussion and  a'few false starts* the possibility  of building a live theatre on the  Sunshine Coast may finally be  in the works.  ^ At Gibsons' regular council  y~ meeting on November 19, amo-  ytion  put  forth by Alderman  y Norm Peterson and unanimously ly approved by other council  j f firjemberspresent has now paved  J.the way for the Eileen Glassford  :#Arts  Foundation  (EGAF)  to  .'���ybegin ai^itectural plans and  ifuhdrdsing to build a 300 seat  y theatre and arts pavilion on the  'old fire hall site in Holland  ;   |Park.    y,  ^ y  In her presentation to coun-  yyeil, EGAF treasurer Ruby Buick  ������' ysaid their plans call for completion of the structure by early  /summer so that theatre activity  yarid  artist  displays could be  available for the tourist season.  Mayor Labonte wished the  ' EGAF luck, but warned that  Nhe town would not be able to  carry the project if financial difficulties occurred.  The council's motion gave  the EGAF one year to raise  funds for the project.  However,"the motion contained an omission in that it  failed to designate the site and  specify the negotiation of a lease  with the EGAF. This omission  was dealt with by council  members in a meeting of a  Committee of the Whole on  November 21, where it was  unanimously moved that the  following revised motion be  submitted to the next regular  ���J meeting   of   council   for   ap-  Must Nave been too cold for the reindeer to make it this year, since Santa Claus came into Gibsons last  Saturday on a bright shiny fire truck. There were dozens of youngsters, and not-so-youngsters, on hand  to welcome him to the Sunnycrest Mall, where he'll be until Christmas to listen to all those special  Christmas wishes. ���Dianne Evans photo  i^^^^^^^^M^^���^���^^������^���^^^^���^^���^^^���^������^^^^^���     ' i    Centennial project still stymied  \ "Be it Resolved:  "That council agree in principle to the request of the Eileen  Glassford Arts Foundation that  a lease be negotiated between  by John Gleeson  Plans for extensive additions  to the Gibsons Winter Club and  swimming pool are still on hold,  with funding nowhere in sight.  The Centennial '86 Committee called its annual meeting for  last Tuesday, but because of  heavy snows, not enough people  showed up to make an executive  quorum.  Acting Chairman Ray Chamberlin briefly reviewed the year  for the small group that was  there.  The committee had applied  twice to the provincial government for an Expo 86 pavilion  but Chamberlin said none of the  buildings will be awarded to  areas outside the Greater Vancouver Regional District.  The committee intends,  however, to apply for a grant  from the Expo 86 Legacy Fund,  which will make $30 million  available to communities across  B.C.  Phase one of the upper town  project would be recreational  additions at the north end of the  winter club site. A bowling alley  has been proposed, as veil as  squash and racquet ball  facilities, and meeting rooms.  Alternate uses were discussed  Tuesday, replacing the bowling  alley with indoor tennis courts.  There was a warning that raquet  ball is dying off in Vancouver.  Costs for phase one are  estimated at $881,000 but  changes in use could reduce  costs.  Later phases would see the  construction of a 266 seat theatre and assembly and banquet  hall.  The entire project is priced at  about $3.6 million.  The committee had planned  to hold a lottery, but the idea,  said Chamberlin, "was shot  down in flames by Victoria,"  who told the committee it  couldn't sell tickets off the Sunshine Coast.  The project, Chamberlin con  cluded, is in abeyance until the  economic outlook of the province improves.  The   committee's   assets  presently total some $10,000.  Another meeting has been  scheduled for December 7 at the  Marine Room below the Gibsons public library. It will start  at 3 p.m.  Expo Legacy aid sought  Sechelt makes foreshore plans  Foreshore improvements will  comprise the Village of Sechelt's  application to the provincial Expo 86 Legacy Fund.  The waterfront package  would cost $487,500, with  $17,500 as local contribution.  The project would consist of  the following:  building a concrete boat  launch at the foot of Shorncliffe, suitable for small car-  rydown boats;  widening Shorncliffe to 66  feet from Teredo down to the  facility;  a sidewalk down the east side  of Shorncliffe;  a cul de sac above the boat  ramp, enabling vehicles to turn  around;  a sidewalk through the  Snickett and to the west end of  Boulevard;  creating a parking lot on  village-owned land at the foot  of Wharf Road;  a larger boat ramp* big  enough for trailer-hauled  vessels, below Wharf Road;  a retaining wall from, at  least, the Driftwood Inn to the  west end of Boulevard;  ornamental street lighting  along the entire waterfront  sidewalk.  The provincial government  has not indicated when it would  announce grant allocations.  Village staff has affixed to the  application January to May,  1986 as a tentative period for  work on the project.  Liberal candidate  Gordon Wilson was elected Sunday as the B.C. Liberal  candidate for Mackenzie Riding. Coverage of the annual  general meeting will appear next week in the Coast News.  f  &  ��� i*  )l  X  LTttEHAO^.^rUW1  the Town of Gibsons and the  Eileen Glassford Arts Foundation for the old firehall site  together with sufficient land to  accommodate the construction  of a proposed performing arts  pavilion, the terms and conditions of which lease must be  subject to the approval of council;  "And that said agreement in  principle will expire at the end  of December 1986 if the foundation has not by that time provided the town with satisfactory  evidence of financial ability to  proceed with construction and  operation of the pavilion on  that site."  The recently elected members of  council, Alderman Gerry Dixon  and Mayor Diane Strom, whb  will be officially seated at tnfc  next regular council meeting wflj  have a chance to enter their opi--  nions on the project. C-  The old firehall structure  which the pavilion will replace  was built in 1950. All fifje  fighting activity moved frorji  this site to the Gibjsorfi  Volunteer Fire Department??  new facility on North Road in  1984; The building's lower floor  has since served as a storage  area for the municipal $vorks  . Please turn to page 13  Chairman still in limbo  Schools election  results confirmed  Following a recount of votes  in the recent school board election, final results have been obtained for Rural Area "2".  Doris Fuller received 910 in the  count, held at the school board  offices last Friday, Don  Douglas, 885 and Tom Ferguson polled 857. Incumbent  Douglas will serve another  term, and the new trustee for  the area will be Doris Fuller.  Meantime in the Town of  Gibsons there is still no firm  word yet on whether there will  be an election for trustee. Incumbent, Chairman Janice Edmonds, is to remain in office,  under Section 24(4) of the  School Act, until the matter of a  Gibsons^ejegtiorji|^n|i|j^d^ac-;^  cording' to a Mem&tm^h y  from Seeretary-Tfeasurer���' Roy  Mills, dated November 26.  Because   Edmonds   is   the  chairman of the board the ques:  tion of the election of a new  chairman has also arisen. Mills  has sought advice from Frank  Bartunek of the Ministry of  Education and he has indicated  that the board should appoint  an interim chairman just for the  inaugural December 10 meet:  ing, or that Edmonds could ret  main as chairman until the elec*  tion matter is resolved.  The Deputy Minister of  Education Jim Carter is sending  a memorandum to the Minister  of Municipal Affairs, according  to the same release from Mills;;  saying that the education  ministry believes that there  should be an election,in th^.-  wtOAyniand .action .from thei  Minister of Municipal Affairs-  who is responsible for issuing  r the warrant necessary for the  election, should occur speedily.  It is on the top floor of the three storey boiler at Canfor's Port  Mellon mill that the damage from a recent explosion is most visible,  and where it is the most extensive. The explosion blew apart the  casing which contains asbestos so the entire boiler has been encased  in plastic to enable workers to continue on the job outside the  boiler. Those who are working inside the boiler wear respiratory  masks and special disposable coveralls and must shower upon leav  ing the boiler to avoid contamination of the outside air.  &  ���Neil Sandy-photo  Sponsored by Global  ED/MED Supplies (Canada)  Inc.  Please make cheques  payable to:  Cartoonists For Africa  African Emergency Aid  Box 438, Station A Ottawa  Ontario K1N8V5  Please find enclosed  $   To be used to buy oxen  and build Blacksmith  shops in the drought  stricken areas of Africa  Name .  Address   City. Prov���_   Code    I would like a fully tax  deductible  receipt DYES D NO  * ���mww^   >m  Coast News, December 2,1985  r  Abysmal record  The fact that the majority of the people of British Columbia appear to be in favour of an equitable settlement of  the land claims of B.C.'s native people has to be ranked  among the best news of the week.  If was becoming apparent that the provincial government was going to seek re-election, despite a truly abysmal  record in office, by trying to make the original inhabitants  of this province the villains of the piece. It is consistent  with their previous election strategies which have seen  them actively sowing fear and distrust as a means of acquiring power.  This may be a sign that the divide and rule tactics of the  Socreds may no longer be effective. If so, it bodes well for  the future harmony of this province.  Without harmony, prosperity will be beyond us.  Loyalty limit  It is manifest nonsense for Director McGillivray to offer  the view that Bill Lawrenuk is wrong about a foul-up in  the SCRD planning department because he hasn't been to  all the meetings to discuss Scantech and the foreshore zoning.  The error came before the farm, Director McGillivray.  It is obviously a planning error which left the foreshore  wide open. Loyalty to staff should stop this side of  dishonesty.  fromth* mm of the COAST NEWS  ?N  "*    '  ~*t*  5 YEARS AGO  The regional board received the set of proposed  guidelines for Water Leases and Licences of Occupation drawn up by Water Lease Committee Chairman Joe  Harrison and Area B Alternate Director Homer Glass.  A near capacity crowd of almost 200 filled a small  auditorium at the West Vancouver Recreation Centre,  Wednesday night, to attend the first general meeting of  the Save Howe Sound Society and to unanimously pass  two resolutions aimed at the preservation of the Sound  for recreational use by future generations.  November 1980 was a wet one - the 1975 record of  27.79 cms. was surpassed by 4.3 mms. The daytime  temperatures were generally mild, reaching 10 degrees  C. on November 28, although the first below zero overnight temperatures were reached on the weekend.  10 YEARS AGO  Under the editorial heading of "A Nature Lesson"  Adolph Schmidt, United States Ambassador to Canada,  is quoted as follows: "I hope it will not be taken amiss if  I remind you that my country was also blessed with  areas of great beauty and an abundance of natural  resources. But in our eagerness...to make a fast dollar  while the getting was good we have in many ways been  profligate in our misuse of these irreplaceable  resources, I hope you.r magnificent land of .British .Columbia by^f6Vwa?d';planh]ng,\comp>(B^ehsive and adequate zoning and its rigid enforcement can profit from  some of our mistakes."  Residents of the Sunshine Coast were awakened in  their beds early Sunday morning when two earth  tremors shook the area.  15 YEARS AGO  Sechelt   Indian   Band,   at   a   meeting   last   week,  unanimously approved the leasing of 72 acres of land  for the construction of an $11,000,000 gravel plant.  Captain T. Hercus of B.C. Ferries retires after 44  years at sea.  Driftwood Players' farce, See How They Run,  premiers in Sechelt. It is described as pure entertainment.  20 YEARS AGO  Mrs. Christine Johnson is re-elected for a sixth term  as chairman of Sechelt's municipal council.  Incorporation papers have been received by the Sunshine Coast Golf and Country Club, according to  secretary Mrs. Wilma Morrison.  25 YEARS AGO  Building of the proposed elementary" school at  Langdale has become an urgent problem according to  members of the school board. Urgency is evidenced by  the fact that a class in Gibsons Elementary School is  presently being held in the Anglican Parish Hall across  the road.  30 YEARS AGO  An experiment is underway at Gibsons Public Library  where on Saturday mornings stories are read to younger  children. Forty-four children attended the most recent  session. '���'-���������  A recent meeting of representatives of Canada, the  United States and! Japan to discuss salmon stocks  reveajed that all three countries were aware of the need  to avoid over exploitation.  35 YEARS AGO  Liberal MP James Sinclair offers to have federal  advertising dropped from the Coast News. The suggestion, made in a letter written by Sinclair to reply to a  critical editorial, draws a stinging editorial reply from  the publisher of the paper.  40 YEARS AGO  Seventy-five people from all parts of the Sunshine  Coast met in Roberts Creek to discuss what could be  done about local road conditions.  Sechelt Civil Defence Association is disbanded after  years of being on the alert for enemy action.  The Sunshine  CO-PUBLISHERS  John Burnside M.M. Vaughan  EDITORIAL  Editor. Dianne Evan* Brad Benson  John Gleeson  PRODUCTION  Fran Burnside Leif Pedersen  ADVERTISING  J. Fred Duncan Pal Tripp  TYPESETTING  Sheila Hanna Saya Woods  DISTRIBUTION  Steve Carroll  The Sunshine COAST NEWS is a cooperative locally owned newspaper,  published on the Sunshine Coast, B.C. every Monday by Glassford Press  Ltd., Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0. Gibsons Tel. 886-2622 or 886-7817;  Sechelt Tel. 885-3930. Second Ciass 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  Homegrown music has long been a part of the Gibsons scene and  bands such as this one entertained at dances and other gatherings.  The Howe Sounders, pictured here in 1938 at the Women's Institute Hall which is now the School District 46 maintenance  building, was one such band. From left to right the musicians are  ���Lome Ginter on trumpet and fiddle, John (Jack) Inglis on trombone and fiddle, Elsie MacDonald on drums, Eric Inglis on clarinet  and E flat sax and Hugh MacDonald on piano. The Women's Institute Hall was built in 1930-31 with Fred Fisher as foreman; Jack  Inglis worked on the building as a carpenter's helper.  Dianne  Evans  Problems of world hunger abound  by Dianne Evans  Calcutta is a city that's hard  to define. The British were there  in the early days of the East India Company, and they built  their churches and barracks,  their mansions and vice-regal  palaces, their offices and  trading centres in the English  tradition. She's like a dowager  Empress wearing tattered  clothes, grimly bearing up  under the strain of being one.of  the world's largest and poorest  cities. !      ' .     '   ,  There is so much of it - it's a  city where birth and life and"  death make their appearances  on life's stage without any introduction and with no fancy  props.  I stayed six months in Calcutta, through the almost  unbearably humid days of April  and May, through months of  monsoons when the streets  flooded instantly and the  cockroaches invaded every corner of the house, and then in the  winter months when a drop in  the temperature to 70��  Fahrenheit at night would leave  dozens dead in the doorways  from hypothermia.  And all through those months I grappled with what it  meant to live in the city, what it  meant to be a westerner in a  place that was full of all the  things we shield ourselves from  in the clean and prosperous  cities of the west.  It was the children and the  poor, the beggars and the sick,  the thousands of people trying  desperately hard to make a living, to raise their children, to  survive, that made the most  vivid impressions on me.  I lived near the New Market,  at the Salvation Army, which all  the poorer travellers from  around the world had made  their headquarters. A short  walk down Madge Lane took  me from the seedy respectability  of the Sally Anne to a Hogar-  thian world of tradesmen, beggars, hawkers, touts and shoppers.  There one can buy almost  anything and haggle the price  down to something acceptable;  there is no end to the noise and  the smells, it is dizzying to walk  through, but although it assails  the senses, it's exciting and I  could never get enough of it.  It was walking through the  market and the streets around it  that I met Abdullah Din. He  followed me around for a few  days, begging a few pice, asking  if he could carry my packages. I  never did have anything to carry  because I had so little money to  spend, but then, that was  relative. To Abdullah I was  from another world where people didn't have to beg to live,  where poverty meant not having  as much money as everyone  else. In his world poverty meant  having nothing at all.  Abdullah and I became  friends. I bought him an apple  and a pint of milk each day at  the dairy, and I found him some  new clothes. I tried to get him  some sandals but he couldn't  abide the feel of them on his  feet. Abdullah lived in the doorway of a shop near the market.  Abdullah was 10 years old.  An Indian friend interpreted  for us and I learned a little of  his history. Abdullah's family -  he was one of 10 children - lived  in the country to the south of  Calcutta, Times were hard,  there was simply not enough to  eat, and it became a question of  leave, or die.  ���   It was through Abdullah that -.  1 came to know some of the  poorest   of   my   neighbours.  There   were   whole   families  whose days were spent on the  street, and who slept in doorways or under a tree on the  sidewalk. They ate barley flour  mixed with water from the corner pump, and once in a while  one would disappear, carried  away in a white shroud to the  ghat where the fires would end  once and for all a life of want,  of hunger and pain.  It wasn't easy living in such a  place. I still don't know how to  think about it. I felt guilt at having so much more, although by  our standards I was poor. I  hated the constant wheedling  for baksheesh, but 1 hated  myself more  for  not  having  enough to give to make a difference.  There are no easy answers to  the problems of world hunger,  and now that hunger is moving  closer to home, we should take  the time to think long and hard  on what it means to live with  nothing, to die because you  don't have enough to eat.  At this time of year, more  than at any other, it is to be  hoped that we can reach into  our hearts to give, to remember  that if we let someone go  hungry because we refuse to  help, we haven't learned any  lessons at all from Christmas.  The Hand That  Signed the Paper  Hn /m/ii/ that signed the paper felled a city;  //u- sovereign fingers taxed the breath,  Doubled the ghtbe of dead and halved a country;  I 'it \, /iw kings did a king to death.  Iht mighty hand leads to a sloping shoulder,  I In tinner joints are cramped with chalk;  I i;>>i>\c\ quill has put an end to murder  ���Ihui put an end to talk.  I In hand thai signed the treaty bred a fever,  \nd /amine grew, and locusts came;  dreat /\ the hand that holds dominion over  Man by a scribbled name.  ihe live kings count f/te dead but do not soften  iln- crusted wound nor stroke the brow;  I band rules pity as a hand rules heaven;  Hiimls have no tears to flow.  ��� ������   .      ��� ��� -Dylan -I'-hamas-  Maryanne s viewpoint  Drug profits and the Third World  by Maryanne West  There are times when one  despairs of the human race. We  all know that pesticides such as  DDT which have been banned  in North America for years  now, are still being peddled to  the Third World countries.  Then there was the well  publicized case of the Nestle's  Company trying to sell infant  feeding formula in Africa, a  country where clean water isn't  always readily available, and  mounting a campaign to persuade mothers to buy their product rather than breastfeeding  their babies. World opinion has  brought that despicable practice  to an end one hopes.  Recently I read of yet  another, perhaps more despicable scam, if there are levels to  how low one can drop in order  to make a commercial profit.  The International Organiza  tion of Consumer Unions report  that two drug companies, one in  Switzerland and one in America  are continuing to sell the drugs,  pizotifen and cypoheptadine to  countries where hunger is still a  major problem. The drugs are  claimed to be appetite stimulants, the last thing one would  have thought such people needed - food might be more help.  The advertisements in a  newspaper in Pakistan read  "For the growing child who is  under-weight". In the countries  where the Swiss company sells  pizotifen as an appetite  stimulant it claims there are  significant weight gains for nine  patients out of ten.  The sale of these drugs have a  market value of $100 million  plus per year to the western  drug companies though when  they sell the same drug in  developed countries it is for the  treatment of migraine and the  appetite stimulant and weight  gain are down played as "just  minor side effects".  In the U.S. the drug has not  been promoted as an appetite  stimulant since 1971 when the  Food and Drug Administration  declared there wasn't enough  information to support the  claim.  What a hypocritical bunch we  are - on the one hand we give  ourselves brownie points for  our generosity in giving money  for famine relief and on the  other we allow government and  big business to exploit these  Third World people and use  their countries as dumping  grounds for wastes and other  chemicals we wouldn't want in  our own back yard.  Seems to me that in our  justifiable fear of a nuclear  holocaust we are overlooking  the basic root of all our pro  blems; the flaw in human nature  which   may   bring   the   great :���  adventure of the human race to ���  an untimely end - it's written in  one small word - GREED,  i also found a postscript to-'  the coiumn I wrote about farm-;  ing a few weeks ago in a letter'  from   someone   in    Kent    in';  England    describing    the'  neighbouring   farm   in    1938,  when it employed a dozen full-  time workers and many others\  at different times of the year.'  Wheat and barley were grown,  there were plum and apple orchards, a strawberry field, 300?  sheep and a shepherd, a milking *  herd, a bull and a decorativell  population   of   chickens   and.'  geese. Today it employs two  men and an unknown number-  of giant machines, breeds cattle  and grows endless acres of grass  for silage; every field is barb-  wired and the gates locked. Coast News, December 2,1985  Coast home care applauded  ;Editor:  ; I' learned of my husband's  terminal illness six months ago  and after a beautiful summer of  old friends and relatives visiting,  his health began to seriously  deteriorate. It was Bob's dearest  wish to remain at home during  his illness and I intended that  wish would be fulfilled if at all  possible.  I will now say, there is the  finest group system for home  care on the Sunshine Coast that  can be found anywhere. These  people gave me support and encouragement far beyond the call  of duty.  I thank Dr. Lehman and Dr.  Burlin; 1 thank the Garibaldi  Health   Unit   nurses   Grace  Skookum  Hot Tune Ups  :*r��S  \-.tif^-��-Wti<Vi_  ��tv|pfr��OM j"  SIP*  Davis, Alice Horseman, Anne  Marie Wasuta, Marie Connor,  Maybeth Hoogland.  I thank the homemakers:  Betty Kiloh, Kathy Clark,  Gloria Hostland, Kathy  Johnston, Liz Vandendriessche,  Martha Hall.  I thank the young women  who worked the night shifts;  Andrea Dean, Dorothy Ojala  -without their help I wouldn't  have made it. -      .  Last but not least I thank our  next door neighbours Denis and  Edie Turner for always being  there, when needed. I feel the  deepest gratitude and appreciation for everyone who helped  me grant my husband's wish.  Fern A. Woods  Arrests disturbing  Editor:  The arrest of our Haida  fellow citizens was extremely  disturbing to me.  Everyone knows that these  fine people have owned and lived on the Charlotte Islands for  many thousands of years. We  are proud of them.  The white man has violently  taken lands from the natives in  the past, are we trying to continue that, by using different  methods?  We just have no right to give  cutting licences on Lyell Island  until   the   Haidas   have   been  negotiated with. It is essential  that jobs be created. It is also  essential that aboriginal rights  be acknowledged, and addressed.  Of course it is not easy, but if  faced with integrity and humanity we can come out of it with  mutual respect and lasting economic well-being for all of us  -Canadian citizens of whatever  background.  We urge our provincial and  federal governments to solve  this vexatious problem fairly, to  all concerned.  E.W. Davies  Help UNICEF  for COLD WEATHER  MR  from    TT 1#  95  plus Darts  & sales tax  Don't give your car a  chance to let you down  SKOOKUM SPECIAL  Excellent family wgn. in good  condition. Automatic, sunroof,  roof rack, near new snow tires  plus four good summer tires. Runs  very well! S4 ecn  WAS 1995        SUPER >1 DOU  Editor:,       (     ,   .,     ... ^  Children and mothers are the  most. vulnerable victims of  malnutrition and disease in the  developing world.  UNICEF, the United Nations  Children's Fund, directly  benefits children and mothers  by supplying clean water, health  care, nutritious food and basic  education in 110 developing  countries.  Canadians become a part of  UNICEF's      programmes  through the .purchase . of  UNICEF greeting cards and  gifts. This-,holiday season,  UNICEF products are available  in British Columbia at many  locations. A free colour  brochure featuring the UNICEF  Holiday collection is available  by calling UNICEF British Col-  umia at 687-9096.  Susan Pecho  Chairman  Marketing Committee  Try to get along  HAUL ANYTHING!  1970 CHEV. SUBURBAN  Automatic/Good Runner  SUPER SKOOKUM $950  Editor:  Re: ExpOasis Bingo  December 5  I wonder if the people running this bingo realize there are  two other bingos being held that  same night - namely regular  bingos held every week at  Pender and Harmony Hall,  Gibsons.  People not in the know simply think all you have to do is  advertise and open the door and  people come a-running. The  peninsula is rather a small place,  with only so many bingo players  to go around. There is a bingo  every night of the week but  Saturday, and in their own little  way these contribute to the well  being of the community, with  regard to sports, recreation and  hospital.  So with more than one bingo  running that night, nobody  makes any money.  I am sorry I feel so strongly  about this but all these little  bingos will still be here when  Expo is gone and forgotten.  We still have to live in the  community. So why not try and  get along without stepping on  one another's toes.  Ernie Fossett  TELEPHONES;  All at  REDUCED PRE-CHRISTMAS PRICES  Starting at $48.99  Make Excellent  Christmas Gifts!  ��� FOR THE ELDERLY - A special  easy to read - easy to dial phone  ��� FOR THE BUSY BUSINESS  PERSON - Hands free dialing  9 FOR THE FORGETFUL-A special  phone with a memory  ��� FOR THE POPULAR PERSON -  A low cost answering system  Downtbvv/h Sechelt  Competitive  Prices,.'/  y    ��j\v Convenience !"  Gunter  knows  Editor:  For some time now your  paper has given much space for  a glowing coverage on  Nicaragua. There is also a  group on the coast which quite  actively promotes the aims of  this country and even solicits  funds in support of the revolution.  I have accumulated sufficient  evidence to state without hesitation that Nicaragua is a Marxist  Leninist country with total  alignment with Moscow and  that the reports that have come  to us through your paper are no  more than disinformation. I  make no judgement on the intent of any of the authors of  such reports but I would like to  offer to anybody who would  like to find out more about the  true state of Nicaragua to get in  touch with me.  v. How do I know that my  sources of information are true  and their's are not or at least  only partially true? If we want  to come closer to the truth an  examination of first principles  about man and our condition is  an absolute must. Then if we  examine the stated principles of  Marxism and how these are being implemented then it  becomes quite possible to decide  in which sources one can place  one's trust.  Gunter Beyser  886-7261  Awaiting  tragedy  Editor:  I live on the corner of Gower  Point and Swallow Roads.  On Tuesday night (November  26) another car with five occupants left the road and plunged into the deep ravine at the S  hill on Gower Point Road. This  totals around a dozen in the  twenty years I have lived here.  I share the opinion of many  others that the time is long overdue when the department of  highways and/or the RCMP  should take measures to.rectify  trie conditions how existing at  that spot.  This could be done in a simple, inexpensive manner too involved for me to describe in this  letter.  Fortunately by the grace of  God no deaths have occurred  but many have been badly injured in these accidents.  Are they waiting for a real  tragedy to happen before making any attempt to rectify the  present situation?  Don Cruikshank  THE FINEST WORKMANSHIP  in window coverings available.  Discounts of up to  0/    off selected  /o WINDOW  PRODUCTS  Largest Selection of  WALLPAPER BOOKS  on the Coast!!!  Ken f}evries & Son  Flo or covering Ltd.  Hwy 101,'Gibsons  We  ?*m  mm  886-7112  HANDS UP IF YOU HAVENT YET  RECEIVED A VOTER'S NOTICE  The new Provincial Voters List has now been printed and  certified. If you are on it, you'll soon receive a 'CONFIRMATION OF  REGISTRATION NOTICE.'  If you do not receive a notice, phone or otherwise contact your  nearest Registrar of Voters, who will either confirm your registration or  assist you in registering.  Remember: You may register as a Provincial Voter at any time ���  but only at certain times within an election period.  REGISTRARS OF VOTERS  6953 Albemi Street  Powell River, B.C. V8A 2B8  Phone:485-2815  Elections  r Columbia  Registrar General of Voters  capilano  cofcege  OPENING  SUNSHINE COAST  AQUACULTURE  RESOURCE  CENTRE  Everyone It Invited to to* official ope*  Ingotth��Ai)ii^uHur*Ftotoun��C��ntr��at ���  the Sechelt Campus of Capilano College  on:  Thursday, Docombor 5th, 1985  1:15 p.m.  The Sunahlna Coast Aquaculture  Resourca Centra la a Joint project of  Capilano College and Malaaplna College.  Capilano College, 1360 Inlet Avenue,  10:00 ��� 7:00 pan* 805-0310.  inWx^  *"<* -*%r ;y^>  Grand Opening Specials starting  Dec. 9th. Details in next week's paper. iP'"y" m     <f  Coast News, December 2,1985  Gift Suggestions  A LEATHER HANDBAG  from our selection of Brixton  Landau and Elegance  Quality purses, made in Canada  Special selection of  SMALLER PURSES  All leather  Reg. priced at $29.95 for  Special Christmas  Mail Hours  - open -  SUNDAYS  11 a.m. - 4 p.m.  - from now thru Christmas -  OPEN  UNTIL  9 p*m��  Thur., Fri., Sat. & Mon.  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HBonMnnnanBB  PIPPY'S  RADIO SHACK  -ADVENTURE ELECTRONICS  RICHARD'S MEN'S WEAR  ROYAL BANK OF CANADA  SEW MUCH MORE  SUNCOAST AGENCIES  HENRY'S BAKERY  HOME HARDWARE  SUNNYCREST LAUNDROMAT  SUNNYCREST RESTAURANT  SUPER VALU  THE CANDY SHOPPE  THE FEATHERED NEST  TODD'S CHILDREN'S WEAR  TOYS & HOBBIES FOR ALL AGES  YOU-DEL'S DELICATESSEN ^Short a big winner  Coast News, December 2,1985  i  contest draws crowd  There were 49 entries in this  year's Roberts Creek Zymurgy  contest,  held  at  the  Roberts  Creek Legion. For those who  don't know what that means, it  is the art of beer and wine making, and the quality of the entries in Saturday's contest clearly show that there are manv  who have mastered the art.  ^    There were several different  r types.of beer entered, but it was  in the wine categories that there  was a large variety. From grapes  to   blackberries,   rhubarb,  blueberry,   peach,   apricot,  parsley and raisin, celery and  raisin, pear and even parsnip,  the   wines   were  all   dutifully  tasted and judged according to  their clarity,  bouquet,  colour  and taste.  Winner of the beer contest,  ���and acclaimed by all who tasted  his brew, was Sechelt resident,  former alderman, Ken Short,  who also took first prize in the  white wine category. Second  place went to Michael Belisle  and third to Peter Quinn.  The overall winner of the  wine contest was Yvonne  Morgan, who, with husband  Bob, made a spectacular  raspberry wine, as well as beer  and several other wines.  Sonja Gilham took first prize  in the variety category with a  peach wine, and the Mutch/Russell partnership took  first in the blackberry category.  The McGillivrays came in second in blackberries and Sue  Sleep took third place.  Runners up in the white wine  category won by Ken Short,  were Pat Parker and Gary Kent.  Oz came in second in the variety  category.  fCodak  Teledisc Kit  Choose your view! The  disc camera with the  telephoto lens makes  life's little moments  twice as big with the  flick of a finger.  Includes camera bag &  $5 film/video tape  coupon.  59  BONUS* $10 Christmas Casrtbaek from Kodak, buy any  Kodak Disc camera and get $10 back, details at Kits Cameras  Kodak 3500 Disc Kit  All you do is point and shoot!  This Kodak outfit comes  complete with film, battery and  case and you are ready to take  pictures. Camera features  motorized film advance.  59  Automatic Phone  Answering Machine  A surprising gift idea for the  busy person in your  life...machine has automatic  or manual modes, automatic  tone insertion, voice trigger  for remote message retrieval  and announcement changes,  2 way telephone recording  and more!  99"  eaaTiaaw The Bi  A CALL!  Best Value Anywhere!  ISrVOBt  STOHt  pEClAVS  Sunnycrest  Mall  886-8010  OPEN SUN DAYS 11 4 p.m  UALITY MEATS  <y  N��>*  Fresh ��� Utility Grade ^e.      al   fj ���*% ������  whole frying chicken    *gZ. 14 /&. .97  Canada Grade A Beef - Boneless _____     __m am am     am am  inside round roast      ,6.59 .2.99  Cut Into Chops -        _ -j. _      ^^ ^-.  quarter pork loin       ^4.39 ��. 1.99  beef sausage ..................... *g3.06 ��,1.39  Schneider's ^^     amaWa  SllCed Side baCOn S00gm4 Varieties 2.99  GROCERY VALUE  Foremost ��� All Flavours ^    _m'_m  ice cream    2/,tre2.59  nv%  Fraser Vale ��� 3 Varieties -^    am am  vegetables.......ikg 2.29  Royal Dragon  long grain        ���_  rice iokg Da9o  Bick's ��� 3 Varieties  dill  piCkleS ...1 litre 1.99  Niagara Concentrated  P���^ nn  juice 341ml .99  Forenwst ^ ^     a] am  609 |tt��g^ ^ .^ tutre ��� ��� ��� 9  Dad's ��� 7 Varieties ^    am am  COOkieS     450gmZ.lS9  Old Dutch  p2-at0 i no  CRIPS 200gm  I iU9  Green Giant ��� 7 Varieties  fancy  vegetables    .398 mi .79  Campbell's  cream of mushrooni-  SOUP 284 m/. 55  Oven Fresh  festive i oc  bread .454 gm 1 aou  ��� a  Weston's ��� Sesame or Wholewheat  country harvest       Q  bread 675gm 1.19  Oven Fresh  dinner  rolls 12'S  Oven Fresh  chuckwagon  bread 450 gm 2/1  fcC&-<  fyjf-fij  !%&>".  ���y-^y:  0M���%^<  Via:  ���#��*  Poinsettia  Azaleas  California - Canada #7  5"potea.  69'pot ear  4.98  7.98  iceberg head lettuce Coast News, December 2,1985  Short walked away with the Cedars Mug at the Roberts Creek Beer arid Wine Contest last Saturday  ���night for his ambrosial brew. Here Stella Mutch, organizer of the event along with Yvonne Morgan,  ^presents him with his prize. Short said the secret of his brewing is in the process: "It's simple - I use the  ;Mini-Pub which is an easy way of making beer and it works every time!" He also took first prize in the  jWhite Wines category. -Dianne Evans photo  Sechelt  Scenario  Hospital party on the 7th  by Peggy Connor, 885-9347  HOSPITAL PARTY  The St. Mary's Hospital  Christmas party is on this Saturday, December 7. Tickets are  available at the administration  office of St. Mary's Hospital.  The event will take place at the  Sechelt Indian Band Community Hall.  ELECTIONS  The annual meeting and election of officers for the St.  Mary's Hospital Auxiliary,  Sechelt Branch, will be at the  Pebbles Restaurant on Monday.  December 9, meeting starts al  II a.m. Members are requested  to please turn out for this annual event and think of taking  on an office.  Positions open are, president,  vice-president, secretary, and  treasurer and publicity.  Nominating chairman Betty  Laidlaw has some who are willing to stand, but not for all  positions. Contact her at  885-9405 and offer yourself as a  candidate.  SUPPORT GROUP  The Alzheimers support  group moved their meeting  from the last Monday in the  month to December 1 for this  time only. The meeting isat..the  Bethel Baptist Church at I p^fn.  Sheila Parton at 885-7027 is  one of the members of this  group who is willing to talk on a  one to one basis to anyone who  is trying to cope with a friend or  family member with Alzheimers.  WEST COAST EXPLORERS  . A new club is in its infancy in  Sechelt, serving all people on  the coast. This is the West Coast  Explorers Club: membership  costs $3 per person or $5 a couple. This entitles one to enjoy  outingr, off the coast at a group  rate plus companionship of  fourteen others, with someone  else doing the driving.  Terry Hansen is the brainchild of this new venture. Terry  worked as shift supervisor for  Dome Glass which recently closed its doors leaving its  employees out of a job. Having  relatives here, his mother Mrs.  Kurt Kukelka of West Sechelt,  Terry, after visiting here, decided this was the place for him.  The club welcomes members,  and of course a slate of directors and officers will be needed.  In the meantime Terry is sponsoring events to get the show on  the road.  Already he has made good  contacts    with    theatres,  museums, the planetarium etc.,  where he has been able to get  half price admission on group  rates.  There will be theaire, cultural  and shopping events. Coming  up in January, a two day stay at  the Empress Hotel in Victoria at  a most reasonable cost.  This week on Thursday,  December 3 it is a trip to UBC  Museum of Anthropology; the  Fats Waller musical show  "Ain't Misbehavin" is on  Wednesday, December 4.  This trip, you leave from  Sechelt at 11:15, shop at Granville street market, then from  5:30 to 7:30 is the theatre performance, over in lots of time to  catch the last ferry home.  Thursday, December 5 is a,  Shop-A-Thon visiting the Lans-  downe shopping area.  Phone Terry at 885-7407.  JOHN BURNSIDE  John Burnside as Gibsons'  Representative on the SCRD  was doing a fine job of promoting greater unity between all  factions of the Sunshine Coast.  He, I am sure, will continue to  do this and it is hoped that he  will try for public office at the  next available opportunity.  Sechelt Seniors  by Robert Foxall  I am not going to write at any  length this weekend, but I do  want to apologize for the boner  I made last week when I said  that our tax number had been  received. Someone led me down  the garden path, and caused me  to make the statement. I took  my source to be reliable but it  proved not to be so. I shall want  sworn statements, next time.  My main reason for writing is  to remind the membership of  the Christmas dinners to be held  at our hall, December 11 and 12  at noon.  The 49ers will be in attendance.  Besides the Christmas dinners  we have our regular December  meeting on December 19. We  will hope for a good turnout at  that meeting.  All activities are going ahead  as usual.  I am considering a complaint  to Mother Nature for unnecessary hardship in the  weather we are being dealt out:  I came to the Sunshine Coast to  get away from that kind of  treatment.  Once again I want to wish my  readers a very MERRY  CHRISTMAS.  Roberts  Creek  Scouts sell trees  by Jeanie Parker, 886-3973  TREE SALE  The Roberts Creek Cubs and  Scouts will be selling Christmas  trees in the Creek sometime  around December 15 (exact time  and location will be in next  week's column and signs will be  posted). They're of good quality and will sell for about $15.  You can. help the boys raise  funds and get yourself a nice  tree as well.  Phone Marcia at 885-4484 or  Carol at 885-9297 to order in  advance. They will also deliver.  Supplies are limited so don't  delay.  The Cubs and Scouts are willing to donate a tree and a  grocery   hamper  to   a   needy  r  Through the mist of sorrow, watch for the soft beacons  of friendship to guide you. Your friends, neighbors and  family will support you and help to lead you to comfort and  consolation at the time when you need it most We pledge  ourselves to giving you the best assistance possible.  You know u�� ... you can depend on our help.  family. If you know of somebody who won't be having a  merry Christmas give one of the  two ladies mentioned above or  me a call.  ENTERTAINMENT FRIDAY  Judy Smith will be playing at  the Roberts Creek Legion this  Friday, December 6. Drop in  for some easy listening.  Members and bona fide guests  only.  BINGO SATURDAY  The Roberts Creek Volunteer  Fire Department's annual Bingo,  is this Saturday, December 7, at  the community hall. Grand  prize is $1000. Tickets are $5 for  three cards at Seaview Market  and at the door.  Doors open at 6 p.m., Early  Bird starts at 7:30. Come out  and support the firemen and  win some Christmas money for  yourself.  CHRISTMAS DANCE  Slim and the Pickups will be  at the Roberts Creek Legion on  Saturday, December 14, for a  Christmas dance. There'll be a  donation box for the Food  Bank at the door. Members and  bona fide guests only.  CHRISTMAS RAFFLE  The Ladies Auxiliary to the  Roberts Creek Legion is holding  a Christmas raffle to be drawn  on December 14. First prize is a  grocery hamper, second prize a  $20 voucher from Super Valu,  and third prize is a $10 voucher.  Tickets are available at Seaview  Market or at the Legion.  WANTED  Used Furniture  and What Have You  AL'S USED  FURNITURE  We buy Beer Bottles  686-2812  tidy  Sechelt Council gave third  reading last week to a by-law  prohibiting untidy and unsightly  premises in the village.  Following final adoption of  the by-law, it will be unlawful  for anyone in a residential zone  to store, keep, leave or maintain  objectionable items unless the  property is screened from view  of the street and surrounding  yards.  A person will be given 15  days (from the date of mailing a  notice) to remove unsightly objects.  If he or she fails to comply,  council can instruct workers to  undertake removal at the occupant's expense. Charges left unpaid by the year's end would be  added to the owner's property  taxes.  A persistent offender could  be taken to court by the village  and would be liable to a maximum fine of $500 plus costs, or  imprisonment for up to 60 days.  Starting Nov. 26 - Dec. 14  ��� The finest quality permanent wave.  ��� Includes cut, style & condition (long hair extra)  For appt. call 886-7224  i  THE HOUSE of GRACE  'Effectiveness Through  5 5  A workshop for parents/teachers/students/Trustees  Tuesday, December 3, 7:00 p.m.  Chatelech Secondary School  ALL INTERESTED SUNSHINE COAST RESIDENTS  ARE INVITED TO ATTEND  For program information, please contact your neighbourhood school.  Gifts & Gems  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons    886-2023  Give the gift that lasts.  An elegant ring is a gift to treasure...now  and forever.  We have many styles  available for both men and women to  choose from, including diamonds,  emeralds, rubies and sapphires.  "Ring" in the Holidays  Every Friday thru Dec...our goldsmith, Mr. Kurt Stoiber, win be on hand.  ��� Karat gold jewellry ��� Precision timepieces ��� 3 month layaways ^  available ��� Appraisals ��� Imported crystal and fine china ��� Precious & V^Mfe  semi-precious stones ��� Gifts �� Repairs  Get it at the  GIBSONS  PHARMASAVE  PRICE  :&$  -*jn  -S*�� T3  '>    ^'  ElSStf  Paulin's  CHRISTMAS  CANDY  Jellies - Mints    Etc.  $049  SALE  2  Deluxe Style  TELEPHONES  Desk or Wall Mount  3 Colours ���  SALE  $24  95  And a $500  REBATE COUPON  From the Manufacturer  Con Air  HAIR  DRYERS  1250 watts    Reg. *2298  SALE  $  17  95  Blue Stratos  SPORTS  BAG  After Shave Lotion -Stick  Deod. and Shave Cream in a  Zipper Bag  $C99  SALE    %J  BANDED  GARLAND  By Double Glo  Reg. $2.35  $139  SALE       I  Phillips 2 Cup  AUTOMATIC  COFFEE  MAKER  Reg. $39.95  $9Q99  SALE     C 9  Noma Outdoor  Jewel Bright  25  LIGHT  SET  Reg. $16.49 ��f\1 Q  SALE  $9  ICICLES  SALE  1200 strands  2/87��  ALMOND  R0CA  Family Pack  In Tubs  $R98  16 oz ONLY     U  T0BLER0NE  BARS  Large 400 gm   Q   J| 4 7  SALE  $4  ��2  Post Office  GIBSOWS PMARlVlASAVE  SUNNYCREST MALL GIBSONS     886-7213  Utility Bills^ m  Coast News, December 2,1985  ^^^|^^]f^��|K^||^  ^  Shown above is a quiet scene at the Gibsons Public Library last  Saturday. Thirty volunteers contribute their time to make this important service available to the community. ���Brad Benson photo  Area    C    Soundipgs  School awards  '  by Jean Robinson, 885-2954  Area C covers Wilson Creek,  ; Davis Bay, Selma Park, Sandy  Hook and Tuwanek. Anyone  .living in these parts is welcome  ��� to contribute to this column by  -giving me a call before noon on  ���Thursdays.  ' WILSON CREEK  | DAVIS BAY  ��� The Davis Bay Elementary  'School is having it's Christmas  s Concert on   December   18,  7  1 p.m. All the children take part  2 but it still only lasts about an  j hour. I find it a heartwarming  ^experience that brings back  {childhood memories. Don't let  I the snow keep you away.  ] AWARDS DAY  j    Here are the winners on the  J first Awards Day for this school  jyear.  * From Mr. Wolberg's Grade  j6-7 class: Dale Reitze, Signi  iMacNiell, Jackie Sager, Sara  -Dickson, Alonia Brand, Sonja  Karlson, Murray Howes.  j^Mr. Mpstoyich, Grade 5-6:  Tera Williams, Kevin Mid-  dlemiss, Gale Geneau, Christina  Tompkins, Dean Stockwell,  Heidi These.  Mrs. Wetmore, Grade 4-5:  Caley McKee, Keith Lewis,  Heather Webster, Amber Enns,  Scott Doyle, Angela Hill, Quen-  tin Lair.  Mrs. Dew, Grade 3-4: Brian  Doyle, Vikki Hughson, Liane  Wholberg, Erin Baker, Tina  Harapnuk, Laura Stubbs.  Mrs. McKee, Grade 1-2:  Susan Stigant, Matthew  Wohlberg, Jade Northrup, Ben  Darling, Michelle Lewis, Tiffany Chilton.  Congratulations   boys   and  girls.  STORY HOUR  Story Hour will be Friday,  December 6 from 10:30 to 12  p.m., at the hall. Bring your  pre-schooler and while the child  is being read to, Mom can enjoy  a coffee with friends.  NEW YEAR'S EVE PARTY  The tickets for the New  Year's Party at the hall will be  $7.50 each again this year. A  bargain. These tickets can be  picked up at the Peninsula  Market within the^. next two  weeks. Always a scrumptious  meal at midnight, always lots of  fun with good friends. Plan on  . attending.  Gibsons  Centennial '86 Society  ANNUAL MEETING  Sat., December 7th 3:00 p.m.  Marine Room, Gibsons  This is an important meeting.  All members & interested people are urged to attend.  SIIAIIAIIN  CHRISTMAS  SHOPPING  PARTY  SUNNYCREST MALL GIBSONS, 886-9413  Kiwanis Centre marks  its fifth anniversary  by George Cooper, 886-8520  The Sunshine Coast Kiwanis  Club members served a birthday  cake and coffee last November  23 to the residents of the care  home and guests, in honour of  the fifth anniversary of the start  of this service in Gibsons.  Bill Lang, president of the  Kiwanis Club, and Don Grant,  chairman of the Sunshine Coast  Care Home Society, both  brought messages of good  wishes to the residents and to  the staff.  Guest of Honour, His Worship Mayor Laurent Labonte,  brought greetings from the  Town of Gibsons to those now  resident in the care home, many  of whom are longtime acquaintances of his.  President Bill Lang expressed  the appreciation the club has for  the care home administrator,  Hans Grossmann, and Kathy  Baxter, the care coordinator.  GRANT PLAQUE  When Mayor Laurent  Labonte officially unveiled the  bronze plaque at the new  marina the other week to commemorate a benefactor, Commander Kenneth Grant, RCN,  the youngsters of the Navy  League paraded for the .  ceremony.  The Navy League had special  reason to^ attend because their  corps is * named after Commander Grant.  "All but one of our members  attended," said Lera Cleland,  lieutenant in command of the  corps, "along with our officers,  Lieutenants Pam Gregorchuk,  Sue Chenier, and Eric McDermott. Our other lieutenant, Pat  Camposano, was unable to attend."  "Our family was touched by  the quiet attention of the  youngsters at the ceremony,"  said Mary Gregory, a sister of  Commander Grant's, "and they  stood still despite the biting  wind that day."  Mrs. Gregory provided the  refreshments, hot dogs and  pop, for a party at Lieuentant  Cleland's home after the  parade.  "The youngsters - they're 10  to 13 years of age - are intensely  interested in their training pr^  gram,' 'said Lera Cleland,' 'aftd*  of course are proud to be nam- v  ed for a navy man, whov had  such an outstanding career."  Auxiliary  draw  winners  Winners of the Port Mellon   ���  Branch of St. Mary's Hospital  Auxiliary's raffle draw were:  Betty McCallum  Deluxe Multipractic  (Hopkins)  Hand Blender  U. Taylor  Braun Travel Quartz  (Gibsons)  Alarm (lock  Verna Trailt  (iilette 1500W  (Soames Point)  Hair Dryer  Rita Baldwin  Braun (ias  (Vancouver)  Hair Dryer  N. Neilson  Braun Personal Fan  ((iibsons)  Bill Forman  Shampoo Cut &  (Sechelt)  Blow Dry from  (iood Times Are Hair  Sandy Smith  5 lbs. Cranberries  (W. Vancouver)  Bernice Bader  5 Ibx. Cranberries  (Soames Point)  T. Manning  5 lbs. Cranberries  (Coquitlam)  M. Hunter  5 lbs. Cranberries  (Hopkins)  M. Mennie  5 lbs. Cranberries  ((iibsons)  M. Neilson  4 rose bushes from  (Hopkins)  David Hunter  (iarden Centre  Forest  confe  rence  The public is invited to attend  a task force/conference on  issues related to forestry. Sponsored by the B.C. New Democratic Party, this event will take  place at Douglas College (8th  Street and Royal Avenue, New  Westminster) on December 6,  1-5 p.m. and December 7, 9-5  p.m. For further information,  contact Bill Walters at  526-1140.  CLEAN SWEEP  CHIMRTEY CLEANING  SERVICE  Commercial Vacuum Equipment  Servicing All Heating Unltsl  Free Estimates  ASXANREID  88B-S034  GENERAL DELIVERY  MARLENE ROAD  ROBERTS CREEK. BC   VON 2W0  LIBRARY TEA  The annual tea given by the  Library Board of Gibsons and  District for the volunteer  workers was held in the Marine  Room, Friday, November 29.  "The library hasn't missed a  day all year serving the public,"  said librarian Pam Feichtner,  herself a volunteer, "despite the  exhausting heat of last summer,  and this present untimely cold  and snow."  Chairman of the board, Fred  Dowdie and directors Bob  Nygren, Steve White, and Stu  Metcalfe were the hosts to those  volunteers able to attend.  Special guests were Mayor  Labonte and GladysRorke, the  librarian for many years.  Refreshments were prepared by  Bernice Chamberlin and music  by Steve White. "We have 30  volunteers, including the  storytime personnel," said Pam  Feichtner, "and children's  librarian and our part-time  clerk, Gail Reimer."  NEWCOMERS  Newcomers to Gibsons are  Grant and Jane Heron who are  the new proprietors of the Uptown Motel on North Road and  Hillcrest.  "We came to Vancouver on a  holiday trip actually, saw a  listing for this motel, and when  we looked the property over,  felt it was just right for us,"  said Grant.  "We like the town," said  Jane, "and we look forward to  being a part of the  community."  The Grants have four  children - Debbie the oldest,  and Joyce, now in Elphinstone  Secondary, and the boys Jamie  and Keith in Gibsons Elementary.  Grant and Jane grew up in  Ontario^ Grant was born in  Guelph, and Jane in the  Netherlands. She came to  Canada when she was 12 with  her family who eventually set up  in a large dairy operation.  "Jane and I operated a holiday lodge for seven year   ^t  Kincardine   on   Lake   1  which provided a ref  folk    from   Tore  Hamilton less thr        j u  away," said Gr id ry.  in Gibsons we'  po's visitors  tional vehicu  a restful place .  L.A. TO R.C.L. #109 GIBSONS  Christmas  Bazaar  Raffles Drawn at 3 p.m.  ADMISSION: $1 For Tcm  <^_i*4^9_9  held at  Gibsons Legion Hall  STORAGE  10,000 sq. ft. of  heated, gov't,  approved  storage  Dust-free  storage  inclosed  wooden pallets.  Member of  ALLIED  The Care fat wows  UN WRAY'S TRANSFER LTO.  Custom Packing, Storage. Local & Long Distance Moving  HWY. 101.GIBSONS   r����*���"   88R-2664  i  Family Bulk Foods  Cowrie St., near the Cenotaph, Sechelt  Monday to Saturday 9:30 to 5:30 885*7767  Vv<  ifr  zPc  c^  &  PARTY TRAYS  Ideal for holiday entertaining  <2#  ^o^CHRISTMAS  Specialty European Style       ^QIFT PACKAGES  SOURDOUGH RYE Candy. Nuts. Dried Fruits. Etc.  & PUMPERNICKLE    Every Thursday is  SENIORS DAY!  10%OFF regular prices  for Senior Citizens  Notice of  Public Hearing  PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO TOWN OF GIBSONS  ZONING BY-LAW NO. 500, 1984  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, December 16, 1985 at 7:30 p.m. to consider By-law No. 500-7 (Zoning  Amendment By-law No. 500-7, 1985). At the Hearing all persons who deem  their interest in property affected by the proposed by-law shall be afforded an  opportunity to be heard on matters contained in the by-law.  The intent of the by-law is to amend the present zoning as described:  1 . That certain parcel or parcels of land in the Town of Gibsons more particularly known and legally described as Lot 2, DL 688, Plan 19127, be  rezoned from Multi-Family Residential Zone RM.2 to Public Assembly - P.A.  2 .This bylaw may be cited for all purposes as "Zoning Amendment By-iaw  No. 500-7, 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  by-law 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 p.m.  Rob Buchan  MUNICIPAL PLANNER & APPROVING OFFICER 8.  Coast News, December 2,1985  Woodpiles  diminishing  by Ann Cook, 883-9167  ANN'S NONSENSE  Oh the weather outside is  frightful, the fire is so  delightful, watch the woodpile  go down low, down low, down  low.  This is winter weather and it  is December so what's to complain about. I know we are used  to rain at this time instead of  slipping around trying to walk  and slipping around trying to  drive; try chopping wood and"-  the axe blade glances off the  block; nearly every water line in  Egmont is frozen and, to top it  off, the kids came home early  from school all week and had  Friday off.  Did you ever try to melt  enough snow to make a cup of  tea, let alone keep enough water  for thirsty kids? From now till  thaw out it's "rye and water"  without the water. We are coping.  Thoughtful things happen. I  heard that the school kids (I  counted 10 one day) and Mr.  Fearn were invited to Wigwam  Campsite for a hot soup lunch.  Seems it was easier to bring the  kids to the pot than the pot to  the kids.  Another day, there on Egmond Road, was a wood-  getting party - trucks, chain-  saws,  chopping  mauls,   men,  Please turn to page 14  for the fall term. Honour Roll requires an overall B + average and Subject Honour Roll is for A students  in a given subject. ���Joan Wilson photo  Pender  People   n'  Places  i  Busy month in Harbour  by Joan Wilson, 883-9606  December is always a busy  month in the Harbour.  Christmas preparations, luncheons, dances, making travel  plans - all these activities fill our  days and nights for several  weeks before the big day.  Christmas shopping for many  people is a chore, an ordeal.  Why not make it easy on  yourself, and do some of your  shopping right here in the Harbour? Maud and Andy at the  Hayestack have an excellent  selection of gift items. The new  books from Harbour  Publishing are in: What Are  Uncles For?, illustrated by Silas  White; Keepers of the Light, a  look at the lighthouses of B.C.  and the men and women who  tended them; and Schools and  Frozen Inkwells. There's a picture of the students of Irvines  Landing School in it, and mention of many a pioneer settlement.  Sunny has earrings, jewelery  and cosmetics for Christmas  giving. Browse around Centre  i;Ha^dwar.e.^for;;many different,  gift ideas; and wrap it up with  colourful ���*��� paper -and ribbon  from the IGA.  For the auto buff, try R&M  Auto Supply, over by the Post  Office. Ron has quite a selection of accessories for the most  discriminating car lover. Local  crafts can be purchased at the  December 7 Swap Meet.  Why suffer the long drive and  crowded shopping malls when  you can find such good buys  right here in Pender Harbour?  MAIL EARLY  Overseas cards should have  been mailed a while ago, but if,  like me, you are still thinking  about it, get your Save the  Children cards and notes from  Isobel McWhinnie, 883-9692.  COME IN TO Y. FRANKS AND DISCOVER  HOW SIMPLE MICROWAVE COOKING CAN BE!  GENERAL ^ ELECTRIC  "We bring good things to life"  ^*  Here is an ELECTRONIC SPACEMAKER model that  can sit on a counter or be mounted under a cabinet.  This compact beauty has a defrost cycle that is pre-  programmable, a 100 minute timer and end of cycle  signal for great microwave cooking. The under  cabinet mounting system is optional.  Pre-Christmas  Extra Value Price  Other G.E. Spacemaker models from $319.  Take the guesswork  out of microwave cooking!  You can become a microwave cook overnight with  this full size G.E. Dual Wave that is so simple to use  that a child can do it. Just tell it the kind of food to  cook or defrost and it will tell you when it is ready. It  has a two position shelf for 'whole meal' cooking.  With Auto Defrost, Auto Cook, Auto Roast and Auto  Simmer, literally nothing is left to chance.  Pre-Christmas. tifeaC&ChCh  Extra Value Price S^^P^EP^^  Other full size G.E. Dual Wave models from $449.  89 years of major appliances values for Christmas:  You get a Microwave Guide & Cookbook  FREE with every G.E. Microwave Oven.  Y. FRANKS  APPLIANCES LTD.  EST'D. 1896  ASK ABOUT MICROWAVE COOKING  GLASSES CONDUCTED BY MICRO CHEFS  503-15th St., West Vancouver 9260124  A short block north of Marine Drive   Use your VISA or MASTERCARD  Open9:30 to 5:30 daily, except Sunday. Open Friday until 8 p.m.  Take the 15th Street turnoff from the Upper Levels Highway.  HERRING SALE  Sunday was the day for the  Annual Charity Herring Sale at  the Madeira Park Wharf. Did  you get your buckets full for  pickling? The funds raised go to  good causes here in the community.  HEROES OF  THE GRIDIRON  Three young men of Pender  Harbour played their first  season of football with the Sunshine Coast Sea Lions this fall.  Ryan Boyd, Paul MacDonald  and Richard Wilson trained  hard and played hard with the  team, spending much of their  time on the road to practices  and games in Sechelt, Gibsons  or various parks on the lower  mainland.  At the Sea Lions banquet in  Davis Bay last Thursday, the  boys ended the season with  videos of the games, fun  awards, and trophies. Richard  Wilson was named "Receiver of  the Year".  Irene Boyd roasted coach  Gary Groenke before presenting  gifts from the Harbour families.  Irene put together a beautiful  souvenir book for Gary and our  boys, with all the clippings from  trie newspaper, jokes, photos,  and reminiscences of our trips  to the games.  We're proud of Ryan,  Richard and Paul, and hope  that they will continue next  season.  READY, AIM, FIRE!  December 7 is the date for the  Pender Harbour Wildlife Society Turkey Shoot. The event  begins at 9 a.m. A taxi service  will be provided from the parking lot at A.C. Building Supplies to the range: Prizes are $20  food vouchers. -\  Get   your   chance   on   the  turkey pie at Centre Hardware.  Only $2 gives you a one in 16  chance of winning.  PLAYERS WANTED  Ted Roberts wants YOU for  floor hockey on Tuesday nights  at PHSS. Teens and men can  play a fast, exciting game for  $1, with no body checking and  slapshots.  Time is 7:30 to 9 p.m., for an  evening of fun and great exercise.  LEGION DANCE  Branch No. 112, Royal Canadian Legion will host a  Christmas Dance on Saturday,  December 7, starting at 9 p.m.  Music is by Larry Branson.  The   evening   is   free   to  members and guests. Come out  and have a good time with a  group of friends.  DON'T FORGET  Community Club Swap  Meet, Saturday, December 7,10  a.m. at the community hall.  Lots of Christmas bargains!  Tickets on the Lions  Christmas Hamper, three for $2  from any Lion or at Kenmar  Knit n' Sew.  Halfmoon Bay Happenings  Christmas plans  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  DECEMBER HAPPENINGS  With this spell of weather  organisations are finding it difficult to make plans for  Christmas activities, but some  are set to go.  The Welcome Beach Community Association still has  some tickets left for both nights  of December 13 and 14. The  Friday will be a carol singing  evening with some entertainment while Saturday will be the  dinner dance. Call either Marg  at 885-9032 or Grace at  886-9269 right away for your  reservations. You only have till  Saturday to do so or you will be  disappointed.  The Halfmoon Bay School  kids and teachers are really  working hard rehearsing for this  year's Christmas concert which  will be at Welcome Beach Hall  on Wednesday December 18 at  7 p.m.  If you would like to get into  the Christmas spirit you should  plan to attend that evening and  enjoy seeing all the little ones  doing their utmost to give you a  happy evening. Everyone in the  neighbourhood is invited to attend - the more the merrier.  Hartkys  Monday - Friday 8:00 - 5:00  Saturday 10:00 - Noon  - recommended by South Coast Ford -  885-9877  Home Phone 885-5085  * I.C.B.C. Claims ���  Wharf Rd., Sechelt - across from South Coast Ford  DIFFICULTIES FOR THE  ELDERLY  Have had quite a few phone  calls from elderly residents of  the Redrooffs area who find  that they are housebound due to  the pile up of snow in their  driveways and who are  desperate for help. This would  be a great project for some of  our local Boy Scouts who like to  do their good deeds or for some  strong young bodies who need  to earn extra Christmas money.  BROWNIES FLY UP  Sechelt Girl Guide Captain  Joan Bist welcomed two of the  Halfmoon Bay Brownies into  her company at a ceremony last  week. The theme was 'Winter  Wonderland' which was most  appropriate right now and the  girls were thrilled to join in a  campfire sing along with the  Guides. The two who were  welcomed as brand new Guides  were Corrina Copeman and  Shanna Cocking. Good luck  girls.  BAKE SALE  The Halfmoon Bay Beavers  and Cubs are having a bake sale  and sale of chocolate covered  almonds. Please watch for them  at Trail Bay Mall on Thursday,  December 12 at 10 a.m. Coast News, December 2,1985  c  I;  B  28mm  wide angle  28-80  wide angle  zoom  70-200  macro  zoom  35-105  macro  zoom  2x  converter  $179  s159  $249  $39  .  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Select  one of the below packages for great savings.  ^V       Pentax Program Camera  complete with lense and  !>?1_ense Cleaning Kit  [���/Camera Gadget Bag  fi^Pentax Filter/Hood  f^'Tri-Pod  IvT Strap  369  WIN THIS CAMERA  FOR CHRISTMAS  :<&  W  9P*V        Pentax Program Camera  complete with  W Pentax AF 280T flash  [y^Pentax Gadget Bag  fvf 2x Converter  489  "Bring your colour film in for developing and  printing at Tri-Photo and become eligible  to win one of three Pentax Pino 35mm  Cameras. Draws to be held Dec. 6, 13 and  20th.  t>9  Self timer  Back light button  YOUR CHOICE Of PENTAX. BINOCULARS  7x20  10 x 50  8x24  Teredo Squ  Sechelt  "your One Stop Photo Centre and more  Open Mon. - Sat.  9:30 to 5:30  885-2882  !������  il  1 r���  10.  Coast News, December 2,1985  This year's Holly Bazaar, which took place at the Gibsons United  Church last Saturday was packed with gift buyers who also took  advantage of the excellent food being served. The event is one of  the fund raising efforts of the United Church Women, whose contributions include the "Save the Children Fund", earthquake victims in Mexico and flood victims in Pemberton.    ���Brad Benson photo  Hydro warns of  home hazards  B.C. Hydro is advising the  public to avoid electrical safety  hazards during the Christmas  season.  Ornamental lights on Christmas trees can be a serious fire  hazard unless reasonable  precautions are taken, warns  Erich J. Hensch, District  Manager, Sechelt.  He singled out artificial  metallic trees as being of special  concern. "These trees are good  conductors of electricity and  should not be decorated with  Christmas lights under any circumstances because of the electrical hazard," says Hensch.  He points out that people  should not assume an artificial  tree is safe from fire. Some of  the popular reusable plastic  trees are flammable. Enquire  about this point before buying.  When selecting ay natural  Christmas tree, buy a pine or  Douglas fir in preference to  spruce. Both will hold their  needles longer and present less  of a fire hazard. Try to find a  tree that has been freshly cut.  Before decorating, check out  the tree lights.  "Each string of lights, new or  old, should be examined for  broken or cracked sockets,  frayed or bare wires or loose  connections. Discard damaged  sets or repair them," says  Hensch.  When preparing a natural  tree and stand, saw an inch or  two off the tree's butt using a  diagonal cut. This exposes a  larger surface to moisture than  a straight cut.  Stand the tree in water. A  commercial holder or a pail filled with sand and water can be  used. The water should be  replenished regularly. Some  trees will absorb about a half a  litre a day. Trees should be kept  away from heating vents or  radiators.  "And to be on the safe side,  turn off lights when you retire  for the night, or any time the  tree is left unattended," says  Hensch.  . He advises anyone putting  lights up outdoors to take these  safety measures:   > ��� *' r  Use only outdoor lights approved by the Canadian Standards Association.  Use an approved outdoor extension cord with a three-  pronged plug.  Check that the lights work  before they are put up.  Avoid handling wires with  wet hands or while standing on  wet ground.  Check for any frayed wiring.  MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!  OES meeting  by Mrs. Gowen  The Mount Elphinstone  Chapter No. 65 of the Order of  the Eastern Star (OES) held an  official visit of the Worthy  Grand Matron Mrs. Ruth Cole  and Worthy Grand Patron  Graham Tench of the Grand  Jurisdiction of British Columbia and Yukon Order of the  Eastern Star. Early afternoon  the officers and members met  for a school of instruction  under the charge of Grand Lecturer Roberta Moffat, Past  Grand Matron. It was a most  informative and rewarding  afternoon as the Chapter Officers exemplified their work.  The officers and members enjoyed a roast beef dinner  together and enjoyed talking to  honoured guests before the  meeting.  The Worthy Mrs. Dorothy  Aherman and Worthy Patron  Jack Cook extended a warm  and gracious welcome to Worthy Matron Ruth Cole and  Worthy Grand Patron Graham  Tench. Accompanying them  were Vi Merrick, Grand Chapter committee member; Roberta  Moffat, Past Grand Matron  and Grand Lecturer; Roberta  Millin, Grand Conductress;  June Rajola, Grand Chaplain.  Past Grand Patrons were Bob  Williscroft and Lew Millin and  18 visitors and Grand Representative Matron Kay Franshe were  presented.  During the meeting the Worthy Grand Matron gave an inspiring address and complimented the officers on their  work.  Mrs. Joyce Kerpan presented  the Worthy Grand Matron with  a cheque from Mount Elphinstone Chapter No. 65 for cancer  research and dressing. Mrs.  Laurie Bryson P.M. gave a cheque to Worthy Grand Matron  for her favourite project.  The Worthy Matron used the  Worthy Grand Matron's gavel  and block in the shape of a pentagon and her Bible placed on  the altar after which the Worthy  Matron and Worthy Patron  signed the members' book, the  members sang a song to the  tune of The Old Spinning  Wheel in the parlour. A very  pleasant hour was spent  downstairs, the tables were  decorated with wild pink roses  and bachelor buttons and a  small spinning wheel was at the  head table.  Printing plant plans  Two lots on the corner of  Field Road and Highway 101 in  Wilson Creek are to be rezoned  to permit the building of a printing plant. At the November 21  SCRD planning committee  meeting it was decided that the  rezoning should go to first and  second reading as soon as possible; public input will be allowed  at a public hearing which will  take place after that time.  Chairman of the board, Jim  Gurney said that the proposed  zoning makes planning sense.  "Let's accept a little bit less  than what we might ideally  want, rather than lose the  chance of the industry," he added, saying that the public  would have the chance to comment at a public hearing.  The company anticipates  having 14 full-time employees in  the first "year, 18 full-time and  six part-time employees in the  second year and 21 full-time  and six part-time employees in  the third year.  Claus is  Open   S a.rti. till 6 p^  BANANAS4  California  KIWI FRUIT     U���.taaea.  Indian River - Pink or White  GRAPEFRUIT      3/. 88  California  BROCCOLI  (kg 1.50) lb.  .68  U.S. Green  PEPPERS  (kg 1.28) lb.  .58  GROCERY  Hunt's   .,:-. . ,\   #���  tpmatpes!:::::.39s mi v79  Dole  pineapple   swmi .89  Coffee Substitute  Caf-Lib     iso 3m 3.49  Powdered Detergent  Tide 6/��re5.49  Super Concentrate Fabric Softener  Downy      50o miZ. 19  Colgate  toothpaste loom/1.39  Bar Soap  Ivory 4s 1.39  Aloha  coconut... .200 gm 1.09  Duncan Hines  quick  breads     .425 3m 1.59  Weston's  stoned wheat  thinS 300 gm 1.29  Reynold's  foil  wrap       18x251.89  Scott Family  napkins      w* 1.99  Bathroom Tissue  Purex so/3.29  Brunswick - in Oil  sardinesioo9m2/1.00  Idahoan Au Gratin/Scalloped  potatoes  156 3m 1.09  Liquid Detergent  JOY 2 500ml 1.29  Quaker Life  cereal        5   1.49  French's Prepared  mustard     250 gm .69  Clubhouse  pure  vanilla       ,2.69  Christie's Chewy  chips  ahOy .350 gm 1.59  Day by Day Item by (tern We do more-for ybu  C Variftp  Deli and Health  jfoofcg  Convenient  Howe Sound Pharmacy  PRESCRIPTION PICK-UP  For prescriptions call  886-3365 days, 886-7749 24 hrs  886-2936  BOUTIQUE  in the  Lower Village  *500off  every  New Item in the store  Hours: Tues. ��� Sot.  11.5 Consignment &  886-8313  New Wear  Girl SGuss  Hair Salon  Top off your  CHRISTMAS Preparations  with a great looking  HAIRSTYLE from us  Phone for an appointment  today. 886-2120  In the Lower Village  CUSTOM FRAMING  Needlework Stretching  Conservation Matting, Papier  Tole, Photographs, Posters,  Reproductions & Original Fine  Art, Pottery & Blown Class.  corner of  Gower Pt. & School Rd.   886-9213 I ii IfcUMi-JmiiiMWp minimum w  Coast News, December 2,1985  11.  Dollar  GOWERPO IN# ROADGIBSONS  ���tfcbji&imfc  r-JFTEE DELIVERY1^0 WE WH/SRFr  We fully guarantee everything we sell to be satisfactory or money cheerfully refunded.   We reserve the right to limit quantities.'  DOLLAR  Coming to Town  H Prices effective Dec. 3 - 8  We accept  Sundays 8< Nal.'Idays 10 a ��m- to 5 P*riV  Mastercard  Kraft Philadelphia  cream  cheese  250 gm  Meddo Belle  medium  Cheddar  10% Off  Random Cuts  Berryland  apple  juice  Savarin  meat  pies  355 ml  89  227 gm ���  69  Oscarson's Sourdough  bread ��,. 1.09  Out Own Freshly Baked  date  squares       6*1.69  C  HOUSEWARES  )  FRIG-0-SEAL  We have a good selection of different sized containers, juicers &  stacking items to choose from  10% off^  any item  ItSttllllMaiHMUl  NON-SPILL MUGS  In a hurry? Want to have that last  coffee on your way to work? Try  one of these non-slip - non-spill  mugs. Great Christmas present  Regular price $3.99.  SPECIAL  PURCHASE  PRICE  2.49  ^���Grade A Fresh  ROASTING CHICKENS  Fresh Roasting Chicken Segments  BREASTS rkg5.7i>n>.2.59  THIGHS (kg5.05)lb. 2.29  DRUMSTICKS (kg 4.39) ib. 1.99  WINGS (kg 3.29) lb. 1.49  BACKS & NECKS (kg.syib. 1.39  (kg 3.06) lb.  1.39  500 gm ea.  (kg 3.73) lb.  375 gm ea.  Fletcher's Country Cottage  SIDE BACON  Fresh Pork  SIDE SPARERIBS  Fletcher's  TURKEY FRANKS  Fletcher's Sliced  C00 KED IVI EATS 175 S��� ea.    1  Macaroni n9 Cheese. Pickle ri Pimento. Chicken Bologna. Turkey  COUNTDOWN...  This is the time of year that I hate - along with spring and fall - and  sometimes the summer heat gets to me too! This is the time that's full  of perpetual scurrying and if you haven't made your Christmas cake  and pudding and mincemeat yet then it's time you scurried too! This is  the time too, that one should make one's gingerbread if one didn't  get round to it in the summer time!  The following recipe contains sufficient dough to make two to three  gingerbread houses, depending on the size of mansion, and enough  left over to make gingerbread people to hang from your tree.  GINGERBREAD DOUGH  1.99  1.69  1.25  .89  Bologna  1 cup shortening  1 cup sugar  1 cup molasses  2 tablespoons vinegar  Vz teaspoon salt  1 tablespoon ground ginger  1 teaspoon cinnamon  1 teaspoon ground cloves  IV2 teaspoons baking soda  5 cups flour  1 egg  Cream shortening and sugar. Beat in egg and molasses and vinegar.  Sift all dry ingredients together and beat and knead them in gradually.  Cover and leave overnight.  Next day throw some of the dough on a baking sheet - don't worry if  the dough appears crumbly. Roll or squish the dough out to cover the  baking sheet - about 3/8" thick. Cut out the shapes you need and  carefully remove the rest of the dough.  Bake each cookie sheet in the centre of the oven at 350��F for 8  minutes. Place the pieces on a cooling rack and when quite cold place  in an air tight container for at least a week.  When you are ready to "build" your house, cement the pieces  together with icing made from icing sugar and egg white - and get someone with a steady hand to help you.  After the edifice has become a whole - and take it slowly - you know  how builders are! - then you can decorate it. Go mad! M&M paths; liquorice fence posts and wood piles; miniature marshmallow piles of  snow; jelly candy holly wreaths in red and green on the front door - it's  up to you.    Have fun! j^EST LEWIS  The  PoP  Shoppe  Ken's Lucky Dollar's Pop Shoppe is located between  the dairy case & the produce department.  BY THE CASE  12-850 ml  any flavour  $749  . ��� . + Deposit  24-300 ml  any flavour  $R99  6  + Deposit  in providing Variety, Quality,  & Friendly Service  TcA-Lif*-,  RDP Bookstore  ODC   "y-mm   fc^SjB^S Comer Ot School &  BBb-7744  frxgH Gower Point Roads  THE CURVE OF TIME  by M. 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There were clowns and face-painters too, to entertain the many children and lend a festive air to the v  Occasion. ���Dianne Evans phots  day's   programming   due   to  popular request.  Story Time for kids. First in a  series of children's stories.  Achievement Centre. Coast  10's cameras visited the centre  last week and talked to some of  their members at work.  Members of the Elves Club  were in the studio to talk about  their preparations for  Christmas.  Mikee the Eagle. An injured  eagle is rehabilitated at the Gibsons Animal Hospital.  Gardening with Mike  MacKown. Willie Takahashi is  the guest as they talk about  Bonsai's. This show was pre-  taped and is not a phone in.  Taped footage of The Karate  Demonstration held at Elphinstone in late September.  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 5  7:00 P.M.  Story Time: Part two in our  children's stories.  Struthers Report. Irene Lugsdin moderates a discussion on  R.C.M.P. Officer Ray Stetler  will be in the studio with host  Dianne Evans.  economic strategy on the Sunshine Coast.  A Visit by Santa. Coast Ten's  volunteer technicians captured  Santa's arrival at the Sunnycrest  Mall last Saturday.  Enterprise upright  stove, attachments  included. Excellent  condition. Asking  $1000 or best offer.  298-6070, Tony.  ExpOasis BINGO  $750����  FULL CARD 20th GAME  *9V-uS Special ExpOasis Game  Thursday, Dec. 5  Sechelt Indian Band Hall  Doors Open 5 p.m. Bingo 7:30 p.m.  Regular Bingo Price of Strips  Pages  from  n  Life-Log  Evolution of a script  by Peter Trower  Don Kowalchuk expresses  general satisfaction but allows  that there is plenty of room for  improvement. He discusses  their modes of delivery with  several of the actors and suggests minor changes. Finally, he  has them take it again from the  top.  The second runthrough goes  a bit more smoothly. A rapport  has already begun to build between Reiter and the other principal players. Kowalchuk seems  guardedly pleased. "That'll be  it for today," he says. "We'll  tape  on Monday.  Then  the  presents  nightly entertainment  Appearing  Wed. to Sat. Dec. 4-7  John  Rigby  Good listening &  dancing music  LIVE ENTERTAINMENT  WEEKLY WED.SAT.  gloves come off."  On Monday morning, we all  regroup in the CBC sub-cellars.  This time, Kowalchuk has  booked a real studio, complete  with a recording engineer and a  sound effects man. His assistant  producer is also on hand to keep  track of takes and generally  monitor the proceedings.  Bill Reiter shows up early and  we talk more about his comedic  heyday with the Bundolo Show.  His manic sense of humour has  been largely channeled into  commercials now. Reiter does a  lot of them, both for radio and  television. He confides that he is  actually the beer-guzzling sas-  quatch on the Kokanee ads.  Reiter complements this activity-  with straight radio acting jobs  on shows such as this one, and  some film work. He nostea a  costume party this past  weekend, dressed as an unlikely  Scotch laird and shows us a picture of himself, corpulent and  owl-eyed in kilts. "I was surrounded by curious married  women all night," Reiter jokes.  The rest of the actors arrive  and Kowalchuk starts to get  things organized. First he sits  down with the cast behind the  performing area and they  discuss the story and the  characters. Periodically, he consults with Yvonne on minor  points of dialogue. The word  "glasshouse" occurs many  times in the script. It is decided  to make it "greenhouse" and  avoid any confusion with  military jails.  The bull-session over,  Kowalchuk, Yvonne and myself  1*   _  Sat.,  Dec. 7th  Roberts Creek Community Hall  *5���� admission includes 3 cards - additional cards *1���� ea.  adjourn to the glass-walled  recording booth. The curtained  performing space directly in  front of the booth has several  hanging mikes in the centre with  painted footprints on the floor  around them, like the footprints  at an old time dance studio,  showing the actors where to  stand. The sound-effects man  (to my vague disappointment),  works his tricks unseen in a  back room.  Kowalchuk calls for another  preliminary runthrough, this  time with sound effects. There  is an immediate problem with a  simulated office door, opening  and closing. The first attempt  sounds like a screen door; the  second, more like a window.  Finally, the effects man achieves  a suitable approximation.  "Doors are always a problem,"  Kowalchuk comments.  Reiter and Kowalchuk have  worked together on many  previous projects and have a  good light-hearted rapport.  There is a good deal of joshing  back and forth between takes.  Bill Reiter is a very funny man  and some of his ad-libbed  asides break us all up. But he is  also a professional actor here to  do a job and when he assumes  the character of Henry Herman,  he is strictly business.  The runthrough is completed  and the actual taping begins.  Kowalchuk has divided the  script into various scenes and  sections. They deal with them  one at a time, mostly in sequence.  There are three interchanges  between Reiter and Roger Norman, as the veddy British Colonel. They play off each other  well and Norman's accent is  perfect but he tends to overpro-  ject at times and it jars against  Reiter's low-key manner of  delivery. Kowalchuk gets Norman to tone it down a bit.  Kowalchuk is obviously a  perfectionist. He runs them  through some sequences as  many as eleven times.  After a couple of hours,  Kowalchuck calls a break.  Smoking is not permitted in the  studio. Yvonne and I adjourn to  a nearby green room. The walls  are covered with glossy photos  of various CBC stalwarts in  their salad days. I am amazed to  spot much younger versions of  Beachcomber stalwarts, Rae  Brown and Joe Austin. Rae is  slim, blonde and comely; Joe,  thirtyish and debonair with  black hair and a dashing  moustache. In this room, they  celebrate their youth forever.  We return to the studio and  the taping resumes. A couple of  the actors who only have a few  lines in the early scenes, have  already left. The action has  boiled down to the growing  estrangement between Henry  Herman and his wife, over his  obsession with the orchid. Their  disintegrating relationship is a  ������&,  Tuesday  ' hursday  Saturday  J;f "4 p.m.  Inn'4?���  1:30- 4  key element of the story. Reiter  and Marion Eisman build into it  believably. Through numerous  takes, they dig deeper into the  characters.  The taping continues into the  late afternoon with a break for  lunch. Several key scenes  amount to soliloquies by Reiter  as he communes with the orchids in his greenhouse and  makes entries in a journal.  Reiter has totally psyched  himself into the role by this  time. He is fascinating to watch  as he waters the non-existent  flowers with fussy, pantomime  motions and scratches in the  pages of an imaginary diary.  Kowalchuk is delighted. "He's  really doing it now," he  chuckles.  I have no intention of revealing the final plot twist. Suffice  to say that Henry Herman dies  ��� under decidedly peculiar circumstances.  The last scene involves two  police officers who are investigating the death. The actors  who essay these brief roles have  come in late. Their approach to  the greenhouse is signalled by  footsteps crunching on a gravel  path, an effect the sound man  achieves quite unmysteriously,  by actually walking in a box of  gravel. The two actors go  through their paces until  Kowalchuk is satisfied. He  declares it a wrap.  The actors' job is over. It  now remains for Kowalchuk to  select the best takes, add music  and narration and mix it all into  a finished package.  Yvonne and I take our leave.  We have followed her script  through from first genesis to  final taping. The prognosis  looks good. The show airs  December 2 at 11 p.m. on FM.  Why not give it a listen?  "A  CHRISTMAS  M  DANCE  The Gibsons' Rugby &  Athletic Club  presents  Lori Paul and the  Crooked Beat of  Heaven  (From a recent performance at  the Commodore Ballroom)  At the Gibsons Legion Hall  Saturday, Dec. 14, 1985  8 p.m.-2 a.m. NO MINORS  Tickets $7  Tickets available at Nick's  Shell Station, Gibsons,  Richard's Men's Wear, Sunnycrest Mall and Big Mac's  in Sechelt.  ���fs   *tw ^^>'^1*.Vi+',i  ' *U^-rts^^"��^%5sV^Vi'jjt*^"iNl') _  ���\  ^.^^������n    V^  .��_��  For your entertainment  This week, Thurs., Fri. & Sat.  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'Or  ^ L*dies>  e*er>  Unti'Chr^ "night  ns"��.is  WEDNESDAY: 9 p.m.  THURSDAY: LADIES' NIGHT  8 p.m. - 2 a.m  FA I I   um idc  2 a.m. FRI. & SAT: 8 p.m. - 2 a.m.  (No cover charge til 10 p.m.)  DRESS CODE       886-3336  Gibsons    next to Omega Restaurant  V;-*jV��- ......  #4-1  1 Coast News, December 2,1985  13.  Continued from page 1'  department and the second  floor has been housing the  Unemployment Action Centre.  In addition to a 300 seat  theatre that will include a  gallery for displays of visual  arts,* the . project's estimated  $500,000 construction budget  will also provide a workshop,  . dressing room, and green room.  f The stage will be fully equipped  I with a basement and an over-  !. head "fly" for curtains and  \ stage backdrops.  ! The pavilion will operate on  j its own revenues generated from  rentals of the theatre for  {-theatrical, dance, music, and  jj; literary presentations as well as  I rentals from conferences and  �� meetings. Revenues will also be  | generated from special exhibits.  It is projected that two full  time and numerous occasional  jobs will be generated.  The EGAF, which is the  organization behind the proposal and which will be responsible for its fund raising, construction and operation, was  founded in 1979 for the express  purpose of building a theatre on  the Sunshine Coast.  It was named in memory of a  much loved school teacher of  thirty years who also had a deep  love for the theatre. Its first project was to dismantle a small  theatre constructed by U.B.C.  architecture students in West  Vancouver and reassemble it on  Gibsons municipal land where  the school board offices now  stand. Hundreds of hours of  Minister  School  The Minister of Education's  decision to move Bowen Island  into School District 45, West  Vancouver, received critical  comment at last week's School  Board meeting.  "We as a board have said  that we would support the decision of the people of Bowen  Island," Trustee Mary Belle  Bulmer said, "and we should be  protesting to indicate that the  manner in which this decision  has been made has not reflected  the wishes of the people. It  hasn't been a democratic process."  Trustee Eton Douglas agreed.  "The Minister has made his  decision without consultation.  The people should have had an  opportunity to have a plebiscite,  but they've never had that. The  community has split during the  long wait," Douglas said.  It is several years since the  question of Bowen Island's  place in School District 46 came  under question, and during that  time there have been numerous  attempts to get the matter settled, without success. The school  board could have held a referendum at the recent November 16  election, said Secretary-  Treasurer Roy Mills, but it was  FORST  Pottery  OPEN Wed.-Sat. 9-5 p.m.  Handcrafted by  PAT FORST  Gibsons  Chamberl  FORST POTTERY  Christmas Gifts,  gift registry service  at my studio  just off North Road  CHAMBERLIN RD.  GIBSONS  886-2543  Ferry  angers  Board  not considered because the  minister had indicated on his recent visit to the. Sunshine Coast  that he himself would make the  necessary decision and board  members assumed that he  would follow a democratic process in doing so.  Mills pointed out that the  minister has not expressed any  interest in a plebiscite, and in  any case it would not be binding  on him. Some trustees were  sceptical about the minister's  response to their proposed letter  of protest.  "He'll come back with the  400 letters he's received and  point to them as 'public involvement' ", Douglas said. "But all  the people have not had their  opportunity to express feelings  on which district they want to  belong to."  During question period at the  end of the board meeting, newly  elected trustee Doris Fuller addressed the board.  "During the last election, all  three candidates ran on a platform supporting a referendum  in Bowen Island," she said. "I  am disappointed that the board  is not even more incensed at the  (minister's) .high-handejl; mariner in which the decision was  made. At the Bowen Island all  candidates meeting it was said  that a referendum would heal  the wounds.  "I would like to see the board  go to Bowen Island and find out  how the people feel about it,"  Fuller added. "Would they like  a referendum? If they say yes,  then let's have one."  Tourism  meeting  The annual general meeting  of the Sunshine Coast Tourism  Association will be held Friday,  December 13 at 7 p.m. at the  regional board boardroom. The  association was formed last year  to co-ordinate and promote  tourism as a viable economic industry for the coast.  The meeting will deal with  nominations for directorships,  revision of the constitution and  a full report of the  organization's activities during  1985.  THIS CHRISTMAS...  THINK BOOKS  For the children on your list  We have hundreds of  books to delight all ages  from toddlers to teens  THE SELECTION HAS  NEVER BEEN BETTER  1986 GIFT  CALENDARS  & MORE!  Cowrie St., Sechelt  885-2527  THE BOOKSTORE  A great stocking ��tuffer.���.  volunteer labour were committed to the project before U.B.C.  decided to keep the structure  and the plan was scrapped.  The EGAF then began fund  raising efforts to build a theatre  of its own. These efforts were  shelved when the Shawnigan  Lake International School of  Music announced plans to build  a $16 million campus on the  Sunshine Coast which was to include a 700 seat theatre. These  plans did not come about for  financial reasons.  The latest efforts to build a  theatre occured when the  Centennial '86 Society decided  to include a 266 seat theatre in  its proposed community recreation complex to celebrate the-  Town of Gibsons' 100th anniversary in 1986. However,  funding for the project was not  available.  The public will soon have a  chance to study the proposed  theatre and arts pavilion if the  EGAF's plans to set up a  display booth during the week  Of December 16 can be coordinated with merchants in  lower Gibsons and the Sunnycrest Mall.  Fundraising has already been  underway. Over $900 was raised  last month with the  foundation's Hallowe'en dance,  and an upcoming Driftwood  Players performance during  Christmas week will donate all  their profits to the building  fund.  A broad base of public support will be sought; both in  terms of contribution of money  and, in the same spirit as the  original fire hall was built, contributions of vounteer labour  and materials.  Classical songs based  on the scriptures with  Kay Daley at the organ  SPECIAL  CASSETTE EDITION onIy$89S  Available at  ��� The Bookstore in Sechelt  ��� NDP Bookstore in Gibsons  ��� A&B Sound in Vancouver  ��� or call 886-8615  GREAT .AND MARVELOUS ARE THY WORKS  (Rev. 15) (Coburn Press Pub.) ..Charma Davies  Lepke./ CHRIST MY REFUGE (Christian Science  Board of Directors)...Text: Mary Baker Eddy,  Music: Fenella Farrer /1 KNOW THAT MIND UNFOLDS (Carl Fischer, Inc.)...Text: Harold Keniston,  Music: Helen Ingle Ezell / BIRO'S SONG (Psalm  23) (OxforcLUniv. Press)...Ralph Vaughan Williams  / AWAKE ALL YE PEOPLE (Coburn Press)...|.S.  Bach-Adapted by M.B. Stearns.  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Priced from *110.00 to *115.00  in royal, fuchsia, turquoise, black  & classic white.  !  Pippy's has all this & much, much more!  Come to the store where BROWSERS ARE WELCOME.  Our efficient & friendly sales staff will gladly help you.  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons  ���ii-fa  -gi m -m -��m V���n v -   ~r- ~r-  14.  Coast News, December 2,1985  -'*__X___^_^__^__  The snow makes it difficult to get out onto the golf course for a few  holes before lunch, but it's great for tobogganing as these  youngsters can attest. ���Dianne Evans pholo  Several alternatives  SCRD preparing  garbage tenders  The regional board is preparing to call for tenders for garbage and recycling pick-up and  disposal announced planning  committee chairman Director  Brett McGillivray at the  November 21 Sunshine Coast  Regional District (SCRD)  public utilities committee  meeting.  There are eight alternatives  for pick-up alone, taking into  account all the possible com-,  binations of pick-up, e.g. garbage pick-up three weeks in  four, and recycling pick up one.  week in four, and they will be  called early in December.  "These tenders assume that  Sechelt and Gibsons will be in  the program," McGillivray  commented to the board.  "When we come to a decision  we will have to question the  whole region and address their  inclusion at that time."  Chairman of the board, Jim  Gurney, said that the board  wanted the municipalities to go  through the opinion poll with  the SCRD to see how the people  feel, and both he and McGillivray said that it is important  for the board to get feedback  from all the people on this question.  There was some confusion  about the permit currently held  by the SCRD, which, claims  alternate director for Area E  Dick Derby, specifies that the  dump must be oeprated five  days a week. However Gurney  said that perhaps it was a good  case to put before the Pollution  Control Branch for amendment, because during recycling  weeks less time is required, and  it would be possible, according  to data so far collected to  operate only three days a week.  Director Jon McRae continued to voice his dissatisfaction with the concept of curb-  side pick-up, and, as he has  remarked in the past, he  wondered whether having containers at the Sechelt and Gibsons Malls would not be a better  alternative.  Gurney pointed out that Area  C broke the record so far for  recycling participation during  the latest recycling week, and =  indicated that both depots  recorded a quadrupling of  recyclables since the program  began, indicating that people  participate more when they do  not have to visit a depot.  "I am happy with the  figures," Gurney continued.  "So far we have only half the  participation we'll ultimately get  - and it will double again when  the municipalities enter the program.  "The most important thing is  the change in attitude. When  you start to recycle you become  'more aware of the waste you  create. That's what recycling is  all about," he continued.  "The impact on the environment is the bottom line. Every  time you take the short and easy  route you get problems,"  Gurney added.  The Greater Vancouver  Regional District (GVRD)  recently held a seminar on  recycling in which the SCRD  participated. McGillivray, who  attended, said that the GVRD  "couldn't believe the participation rate" that has been achieved in just a few short weeks.  "We asked the people, now  we're giving it a trial, then we'll  ask again," McGillivray said.  "Going to the public, that's the  key."  On the Rocks  by Judy Frampton  Our ninth annual Men's  Bonspiel was held last weekend  and was a huge success. Thirty-  two rinks competed, 20 from  out of town, one as far away as  Seattle. The curling was very exciting to watch with the Gordie  McAinich rink of Blair Olson,  Russ Hickey and Barrie Brown  from Langley taking the "A"  event over our local team of  Larry Penonzek, Glen Fisher,  Gary Flumerfelt and Peter  Emerson.  The "B" event was captured  by the Brian White rink of Irvin  Sellers, Vic Scott and Warwick  Harivel from the North Shore  Rec Center beating out the Ron  Buckhorn rink from Richmond.  The "C" event was won by  Stacey  CoOmber,   Mike Ash-  worth, Cory Coomber and  Wayne Andrews from Powell  River defeating Gordon Reed,  another Powell River team.  Bud Will's Delta team of  Laurie Miclash, Lawrie Gow  and Bun Freeman took the "D"  event over our local Howie  Larsen foursome.  A special thanks goes to Jan  Penonzek for organizing the  dinner Saturday night and the  kitchen all weekend. Thanks  Jan! Also a thank you to all the  volunteers who helped behind  the bar and in the kitchen.  Thanks as well to Syd Basey for  his time last weekend helping in  the concession and changing the  name plates for each draw. And  a big thank you to Larry  Penonzek and Howie Larsen  for organizing the draw and see  ing   that   everything   ran   as  smoothly as possible.  Putting on a bonspiel of this  caliber requires a lot of  volunteer effort and with two  more open bonspiels coming up  in the new year we would like to  see some more help in all areas.  Please make time to help youi  club.  PENDER HARBOUR  DIESEL CO. LTD.  I  Diesel Engine Rebuilding  Industrial Parts  Hwy 101,  Madeira Park  883-2616  8  .^^i^^^^  S.C. Golf and Country Club  II  Weatherman no golfer!  The Sunshine  The voice of the  Sunshine Coast for 45 years.  Box 460   Gibsons. B.C.       VON IVO  886-26?:?  886-7817  TIDE TABLES  by Alec Warner  Evidently the Sunshine Coast  weatherman is not a golfer! I  don't wish him any bad luck but  I sure hope his driveway is  longer and steeper than mine!  During this lull (short I hope)  in golfing activities, bridge and  crib sessions are carrying on at  the clubhouse. I'm sure the club  roadway will be sanded and  salted before the next session.  The next Tuesday afternoon  bridge date is, Tuesday, December 10.  The Wednesday evening mixed crib nights (7:30 p.m. start),  are December 4 and 18.  Two important dates to  remember for all club members:  the annual Tom and Jerry  Christmas Party will be held  from 3 to 5 p.m. on Sunday,  December 15, 1985.  The annual general meeting  and election of officers will be  held on Thursday, Januarv 23,  1986. (My 28th birthday!)'  ^^���kTT    Wed. Dec 4  Fri. Dec 6  Sun.  Dec 8      n  ^������Ll   032S  0515          6.7  0230  12.2    li  ,<^^^BM ms  1225         15.2  0730  9.4     Q  1800        10.2  1925          7.5  1330  15.2     W  2130        10.9  2050  3.9    M  Tue. Dec 3  Thurs. 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DOINGSINTHE  NEIGHBOURHOOD  'This time last year I sajd,  "Put gumboots on your ^ids  and hike up to the Turkey  Shoot,". This year it's, "Put  snowshoes on, or is there a  Turkey Shoot??"  Also this time last year Vi  Berntzen was on the "sick list".  Well you should see her now.  She's had set backs during the  year that would have driven me  to drink, but she got mad (1  even hear she took up bit of  swearing) instead, and now has  more energy than a senior  citizen.  For proof, when you go the  Swap Meet in Madeira Park on  Saturday take a look at Vi's  table and the beautiful handwork she does, aprons with  frills yet and pot holders too  nice to use. Makes me look forward to being a senior citizen,  I'm practising while driving in  the snow, Damn, Hell!  Help Elves  help others  All those donating to the  Elves Club Christmas Hampers  will be eligible to win one of two  huge stockings filled with  children's toys.  Any donations of food, toys  or money would be appreciated.  Please, no perishable items. Our  address is Box 1107, Gibsons,  BC VON IVO.  Depots:  Gibsons: W.W. Upholstery &  Boat Tops Ltd.; Coast News,  Monday to Saturday;' Sunnycrest Mall, December 1,  Monday to Saturday.  Sechelt: Indian Band's new  hall, Monday to Friday; Holy  Family Parish, Friday,  December 6 (correction 9 a.m.).  Pender Harbour: I.G.A.,  Monday to Saturday.  Thanks again to all those persons who have donated to the  Elves Club Christmas Hampers.  Stocking  Staffers?  Alibi Wahoo  THRIFT STORE NEWS  Yes, the Thrift Store is open  all day every Wednesday,  thanks to Doris and the OIL  MAN. There's been a run on  warm clothing especially those  long warm scarves. (We'll have  plenty next summer.) The cof-  ?*fee pot's on and a sweet to go  ..with it.    I   .. ���    ;  ^ ftlRTHDAYS 1  >,. Happy December Birthdays  to Gaye Beardmore, and 16  year old Joseph Silvey, Pat  Thibideau and the new teenager  Michael Fearn, Billy Griffith,  Lew Larson, Don Devlin, Dean  Bosch, Albert Hodson, Gene  Berntzen, Tyler Silvey and his  Uncle Cliff, Ruby Larson,  Angela Walker and Kristina  Medwayosh. Remember our little friend Michelle, well she is  "of age" this month, so she and  "Joe the Bartender" can sit up  at the bar and sing Happy Birthday to each other.  # ACE  To Be Continued  At  GIBSONS' AUT0B0DY  We're the Specialists  ���ICBC Claims  Complete collision  repairs & painting  886-7276  UJ  z  >-  <  a.  QIBSONS  AUTO   ___  BODY   ���  >-  <  3  a  z  SEAMOUN  r R  b~.  WINDSOR ^PLYWOOD  ^TA  HIGHWAY 101  FALL SERVICE SPECIALS  We're the people you can trust to fix your car properly and we're right in your  neighbourhood - handy whenever you need us. For reliable service and high quality  parts, we're just around the corner.  LUBE, OIL  & FILTER SERVICE  $2595  each  Most North American Cars,  Light Trucks, Vans.  Includes 7 point  Vehicle Inspection  ��� Install up to 5 litres Motocraft  10W30 premium oil,  new Motorcraft oil filter.  ��� Lubricate Chassis (existing fittings)  Hood/Door Hinges.  ��� Inspect all Fluid Levels, Belts, Hoses  and Air Filter.  ��� Antifreeze.  NHL  HOCKEY  886-9351  TUNE-UP  and  Electronic Engine  Analysis  $4595  4 cyl.  Includes Labour,  Compression Test,  Timing, Carb.,  Scope Test.  8 cyl  Make an Appointment today  for Total Service  Motocraft Parts, Plugs,  and Gas Filter Included  'Available on most cars  Dealer 59.36  WHARF ROAD, SECHELT  885-3281 At Capilano College  The   first   in   a   series   of  ��� economic   development   conferences from Capilano College  was held Thursday, November  '28 at the Sechelt campus.  Some 35 people braved the  icy roads to attend and hear college personnel, the Community  Development Officer, and staff  from local and regional Canada  Employment and Immigration  Commission (CEIC) offices  discuss economic directions, ex-'  amples of projects, and the application process under the  Canadian Jobs Strategy for  federal funding.  After a welcome by Dr.  Douglas K. Jardine, Acting  Principal, Capilano College,  Irene Lugsdin reviewed current  economic conditions, research  on economic development and  the implementation plans  adopted by the Sunshine Coast  Regional District.  The next conference, on  forestry, scheduled for January  at the Sechelt campus, was  discussed in relation to taking  implementation steps in that  sector.  Panel members (from left to right): Tom Nishimura, CEIC  Counsellor; Alan Smith, College Planner; Betty Anne Merry and  Ralph Stokes from the CEIC Regional Office; and Joan  Cowderoy, Co-ordinator - Volunteer Action Centre.  Tom Nishimura, local CEIC  counsellor, gave an overview of  the six programs which can  generate funding for individuals, groups, businesses or  education.  College personnel Alan  Smith, Janet Morris and Louise  Krohn explained the college's  proposed  formal or informal  The Landing Hair Design  ��� formerly the Landing Beauty & Barber shop.  -**.!.*' _ec<  Cindy, Paul and Farida  Meet Paul Burnett, who comes to us from Crimpers in Vancouver. With over 13 years experience Paul is an excellent  stylist, delighted to maintain your favourite classic cut or able  to give you the latest in fashion texturizing. Phone for a free  consultation. Men and Ladies welcome.  $000 off SHAMPOO & SET for SENIORS  -t*        on Fridays only (from Dec. 6 thru Christmas)  886-391 6       Corner of School Rd. and Gower Point  Your guide to  the finest in  area dining  I  Sometimes a pub is the  perfect place to go for lunch,  especially if it's a little after the  usual lunch-hour and the place  is not too crowded. The Cedars  Pub, across the highway from  the Sunnycrest Mall in Gibsons  is just the spot.  With its west coast wood and  framed mirrors, knick knacks  and brassware, sandblasted  glass and sturdy wooden tables,  the Cedars pub has a cosy atmosphere and the day we went  for lunch the crowds had thinned so we could choose a quiet  corner.  The menu changes daily, and,  while not large, offers a variety  of choices, from soup and sandwich to salads and baron of  beef.  My companion, who had  developed a healthy appetite  after a long morning's work,  went for the pork cutlette, and  what a wise choice! Accompanied by mashed potatoes with  gravy, fresh steamed broccoli,  cantaloupe on the side and baked apples, the cutlette was  generous in size and tender to  taste. After a mouthful my  companion was moved to say  -"I'm definitely going to enjoy  this!" For $4.50 it's a deal  that's hard to beat.  I decided to try the Cedars'  gourmet burger - six ounces of  lean ground beef with 'the  works' - and believe me, it was  more than I could handle. On a  Kaiser bun the burger was pure  beef,   and  indeed  lean,   with  bacon, mushrooms, cheese,  tomatoes, lettuce, and fried  onions. At $3.95 the price was  certainly just right.  Soup of the day was beef,  tomato and vegetable, 95 cents  a largish bowl, or $2.95 for the  soup and a substantial ham  sandwich.  Also on the menu that day  was a choice of Caesar or  garden fresh salad, with.garlic  toast - $3.50 for the large size,  $2.25 the small. A Spanish  omelette with toast at $3.95 and  baron of beef barbecued at  $2.25 alone, or $3 with salad  rounded out the selection.  The Cedars has a small television set as well as a larger  screen, and, with its sports  channel, it's the perfect watering hole for those with an interest in sport. There are dart  boards, a couple of unintrusive  video games and a fooze ball  game for those who like to  entertain themselves. ���  One of the most pleasant  features at the Cedars is the  solarium; with a veritable jungle  of plants, highlighted by a  beautifully crafted brass parrot  hanging on a perch, it's a comfortable place to sit - the  daylight makes it doubly so  -although a little chilly on these  abnormally cold days.  All in all the Cedars can be a  charming spot for lunch - the  food, is excellent, the service  friendly and efficient, and the  price is very moderate.  *4^  C-''/'TYl i     ' v  { / ���'' / 11    I I _  role as facilitator for this funding; in training possibilities;  and outlined the process the college has followed in developing  a successful application for a  job training project in  Squamish.  Afternoon sessions, chaired  by Alan Smith and Joan  Cowderoy attempted to match  Police  GIBSONS RCMP  Impaired driving and over .08  charges are pending against two  adult males whose erratic driving behaviour led police to  suspect them of driving while  impaired. Both men, a Davis  Bay resident and a Sechelt resident were stopped on Highway  101.  On November 24,- a Crowe  Road resident reported that  vandals had slashed one of her  car's tires while her vehicle was  parked in the Jack's Lane area  between 2:30 p.m. and 9:15  p.m. that day.  SECHELT RCMP  Last week's report of a $1000  theft of gas from the D&D Gulf  Station in Sechelt was erroneous. Apologies are offered  to D&D Gulf Station for any inconveniences this report might  have caused.  Andy's Restaurant - Hwy 101, Upper Gibsons - 886-3388. Open 11 a.m.  -10:30 p.m. Mon-Wed; 11 a.m. - 11  p.m. Thurs-Sat; 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. Sun.  130 seats. V., M.C. Located in the  village of Gibsons kittycorner from Sunnycrest Mall, Andy's offers a variety of  popular meals in air conditioned comfort. A place to sit back and relax. Wide  lunch selection with daily specials. Menu  features steak, pizza, seafood, pasta.  House specialties include veal dishes and  steaks. Children's portions available for  most dishes. Reservations recommended  on weekends. Average meal for two  S15-S20.  Cafe Pierrot - Teredo St. Sechelt  -885-9962. Open from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Mon-Sat; 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.. Thurs.;  5:30 p.m. - 11 p.m. Fri-Sat. 43 seats.  V., M.C. Located in Sechelt's Teredo  Square, Cafe Pierrot features light  meals and a selection of teas and coffees in a cheery well-lit Westcoast atmosphere. Lunches include sandwiches, burgers, salads and quiches.  Dinner includes seafood, pasta, quiche  and meat entrees. Leg of Lamb Pro-  vencale a house specialty. Espresso,  Capuccino and plenty of parking.  Average meal for two $20.  Casa Martinez Restaurant - Sunshine Coast Hwy., Davis Bay - 885-2911.  Open Tues-Sat 5 to 10 p.m., Sundays  (Chicken Feast Only) 5 to 9 p.m. 80  seats. V., M.C. A.E. Lovely view and  warm intimate atmosphere with European hospitality. We now feature Atti  Voulgaris our Maitre D par excellance,  who is preparing tantalizing entrees and  desserts at your table. Lunch menu  features sandwiches, egg dishes, burgers.  Dinner selections include pasta, seafood,  chicken and steaks. All dinner entrees  served with fresh vegetables and choice  of potato. Banquet facilities up to 90.  people. Average dinner for two $25.  Reservations on weekends.  Creek House - Lower Road, Roberts  Creek - 885-9321. Open Wed-Sun 6 p.m.  - 10 p.m., Sunday Brunch II a.m. - 2  p.m. 40 seats. V., M.C. Intimate dining  and fine cuisine are the hallmarks of  Creek House. The atmosphere is sophisticated yet casual. Brunch includes eggs,  crepes, pasta, seafood, salads,  croissants. Dinners include crepes, pasta  and meat entrees. Evening specialties include Filet A L'Echalotte, Stroganoff,  Lobster, Prawns. Two Daily specials  (one seafood) at $10.95 includes soup or  salad. Average meal for two $30. Reservations a must on weekends.  community needs and specific  job strategy programs, and gave  a chance for participants to pick  the brains of five CEIC regional  office people, each responsible  for dealing with proposals  under one Or another of the  programs.  Points which came out of the  afternoon were that few proposals had been received; that  the programs were shifting emphasis from generating projects  which benefited the community  and kept people working; to  quality training for individuals  with permanent job placements  likely; and that the programs  were targeted at the private sector.  The application process was  explored and proved to be one  of negotiation and refinement  withtthe help of the CEIC staff.  The need, became apparent  for community groups to join  forces on well thought out,  comprehensive applications  concerning those economic sectors which are most suitable for  growth. The need for employers  to know about the funding programs also surfaced. CEIC personnel stressed the need for an  Advisory Council to give input  locally in the applications process.  The suggestion was made that  a clearinghouse was needed to  screen ideas, match projects,  and help work on proposals.  Irene Lugsdin volunteered her  services to provide technical  help, but not to actually write  proposals.  Out of the afternoon sessions  came clarification of funding  guidelines, an appreciation of  the application process.  This conference was a model  for similar forums in North  Vancouver and Squamish,  again to be co-sponsored by  Capilano College and CEIC.  Notes on the conference are  available from April Struthers,  Community Services Assistant,  Capilano College 885-9310.  Guidelines on the CEIC programs are available at the local  CEIC office.  Coast News, December 2,1985  >ilano  I'ege   SCALI  15.  GRADING  COURSE  A LOG SCALING and GRADING  COURSE will begin on WEDNESDAY,  JANUARY 15TH., 1986 at the Sechelt Campus. Successful completion of this course  will prepare students to be examined for  the Provincial Scaling License.  Tuition is $575 with text and scaling  stick extra.  Register at the Sechelt Campus, Inlet  Avenue 10:00 to 7:00 p.m. Monday to Fri-  -   ���     ' day,885-9310.  Hwy lOl, Gibsons  886-3388  CHRISTMAS  IS COMING!  Book your office party or  Yuletide gathering today  Gift Certificates  Now Available  A thoughtful gift that  is sure to please  LUNCHEON SPECIALS DAILY  Join us for  SUNDAY BRUNCH  11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  NIGHT ON THE TOWN  The Omega Pizza Steak and  Lobster House 1538 Gower Pt. Rd.,  Gibsons Landing -886-2268. Open Sun-  Thurs; 4 -10:30 p.m.; Fri-Sat 4-11 p.m.  145 seats. V., M.C. With a perfect view  of Gibsons marina, and a good time atmosphere. The Omega is a people-  watcher's paradise. Cast members of  "The Beachcombers" can usually be  found dining here. Menu includes pizza,  pasta, steaks and seafood. Steaks and'  seafood are their specialties. Banquet  facilities available. Very special  children's menu. Average dinner for two  $20. Reservations recommended.  Parthenon Theatre Restaurant  -The Boulevard, Sechelt - 885-9769.  Open 11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Mon-Tues;  11:30 q.m. - 2:30 p.m. Wed; 11:30 a.m. -  9:30 p.m. Thurs; 11:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.  Fri; 4 p.m. -10 p.m. Sat; 4 p.m. - 9 p.m.  Sun. 100 seats. V., M.C, A.E. Lovely  view of Trail Bay and a variety of  popular menu selections. Lunches include sandwiches, quiche, hamburgers,  lo-cal plate. Dinners include seafood,  ribs, salads, steaks, chicken and veal.  Steak, seafood and pasta the main attractions. Full pizza menu for dine in or  take out. Average dinner for two $15-20.  Reservations on weekends.  Pebbles Restaurant - Trail Ave.,  Sechelt - 885-5811. Open 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.  Mon-Thurs; 7 a.m. -9:30 p.m. Fri-Sat; 9  a.m. - 9 p.m. Sunday. 62 seats. V.,  M.C, A.E. Open for breakfast, lunch,  dinner and Sunday Brunch. Lunches  begin at $4.25 and selections include  sandwiches, burgers and daily specials.  Famous for halibut and chips. Dinners  include meat, poultry, seafood and  more. Rack of Lamb and chicken or  veal Cordon Bleu are house specialties.  Brunch features omelettes, full  breakfasts, Shrimp Pebbles and Eggs  Driftwood. Average dinner for two  $25-$30. Beautiful view of Trail Bay and  across to Nanaimo. Reservations a good  idea.  Pronto's Steak, Pizza and  Spaghetti House ��� Hwy lOl, Gibsons -886-8138. Open 11:30 a.m. -11:00  p.m. Mon-Thurs; 11:30a.m. -midnight  Fri-Sat; 4 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Sun. 130  seats. V., M.C. Located in the Cedar  Plaza in Gibsons, Pronto's serves an extensive variety of pizza, steak, pasta,  lasagna and ribs in a delightful family atmosphere. Lunch choices include sandwiches, pasta, burgers and daily specials  Mon-Fri. Dinner selections include  steak, pizza, ribs and souvlaki. Steak  and lasagna the house specialty.  Children's menu available. All dinner  entrees served with salad and garlic  bread. Average family meal for four  $15-$20.  The Wharf Restaurant - Davis Bay  -885-7285. Open from 7 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Tues-Sat, 8 a.m. - 2:30 Sunday. Dinner  from 5 p.m. nightly. 66 seats inside, 40  seats patio, 40 seat meeting room. V.,  M.C, A.E., Access, J.C.B., E.R. The  beautiful Wharf dining room has real  West Coast ambiance and a striking  view of Davis Bay. Lunch offerings include sandwich  platters,  entrees and  A listing of  restaurants  and pubs  salads. Dinners include steaks, poultry,  schnitzel, rack of lamb and live atlantic  lobster offered nightly. Children's portions available on many selections. Sunday Brunch features egg dishes, omelettes, pancakes and more. Reservations  recommended on weekends. Banquet  facilities available. Average dinner for  two $25-$30.  FAMILY DINING  Come Home Cafe - Marine Drive,  Gibsons - 886-2831. Open 5:30 a.m. - 3  p.m. Tues-Sun. 28 seats. Famous  throughout the Coast for their enormous  breakfasts which are served all day.  Bacon and eggs (we don't count the  bacon), omelettes and giant deluxe  burgers are the house specialties.  Fritz Family Restaurant - Earls  ' Cove -883-9412. Open 7:30 a.m. - 10:30  p.m. daily (summer), 9:30 a.m. - 8:30  p.m. daily (winter). 60 seats. Breakfast,  lunch and dinner are served daily in a  rustic country cabin atmosphere. Full  selections of quick foods for those.in  ferry line up and lots of good home  cooking for those with time on their  hands. Fresh caught local seafood the  house specialty. Homemade pies and  soups. Average family dinner for four  $20.  Ruby Lake Resort - Sunshine Coast  Hwy, Pender Harbour -883-2269. Open  7 days a week 7 a.m. - 9 p.m. 54 seats.  . Breakfast, lunch and dinner served daily  in Ruby Lake's post and beam dining  room. Lovely view of lake and good  highway access for vehicles of all sizes.  Breakfast served all day. Lunch prices  begin at $2.50, dinners from $5.50 including salad bar. Smorgasbord Sunday  Nights includes 12 salads, three hot meat  dishes and two desserts, $10.95 for  adults, $5.50 for children under 12. Tiny  tots free. A great family outing destination. Average family dinner for four  $20-$25.  Village Restaurant - cowrie'St.,  Sechelt - 885-9811. Open 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.  daily. 85 seats. V., M.C. Large all day  menu features good selection of  breakfasts, lunches and dinners.  Breakfast prices start at $2.15 and selections include the Village Special-$4.75.  Lunch choices include sandwiches, hamburgers and cold meat plates. Dinner entrees include steak, chops, seafood,  pasta, veal cutlets. Steak, and lasagna  very popular. Half orders available for  children. Lunch specials Mon-Fri, dinner specials nightly. Average family dinner for four $25.  DRIVE IN TAKE OUT  Chicken Shack - Cowrie St., Sechelt  - 885-7414. Open 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Mon-  Thurs; 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. Fri-Sat; Sun  noon - 8 p.m. Fried chicken, chicken  burgers," chicken nuggets, fries, salads,  onion rings, fresh hamburgers. All  prepared on the premises, all to go.  PUBS  M.C.-Master Card;  V.-Visa;      A.E.-American Express;  E.R.-En Route  AVERAGE MEAL PRICES QUOTED DO NOT  INCLUDE LIQUOR PURCHASES.  Backeddy Pub - Egmont Marina  -883-2298. Open 3 p.m. - 11 p.m. daily.  Sat & Sun 11 a.m. -11 p.m. 60 seats inside, 20 on the deck. V., M.C. All day  (menu features sandwiches, hamburgers,  'steaks and desserts. Snacks include fresh  |StdBed local prawns, fish and chips  made with local fish. Bright comfortable  atmosphere overlooking Egmont Narrows. Also includes a 16 seat family  cafe. Open 9 a.m. - 10 p.m.  Cedar's Inn - Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  -886-8171. Open 10 a.m. - midnight  Mon-Sat. 100 seats. V., M.C. Good pub  food and 4-6 daily specials. Lunch prices  start at $2.25. Saturday breakfast special  includes ham, bacon, fresh scrambled  eggs and three pancakes for only $2.95.  Live entertainment most nights. Darts  tournaments Sat afternoons. Everyone  welcome.  Elphie*S Cabaret- Gower Pt. Rd.,  Gibsons - next to the Omega Restaurant  - 886-3336. V., M.C. Open Wed 9 p.m.  -2 a.m., Thurs (Ladies' Night) 8 p.m. - 2  a.m., Fri & Sat 8 p.m. - 2 a.m. (No cover  charge til 10 p.m.). No cover charge  Wed night. For a rocking good time,  come dance and party on the peninsula's  biggest dance floor.  Gilligan's Pub - Teredo St., Sechelt  -885-4148. Open 10 a.m. - midnight  Mon-Sat. 65 seats. V. Lunch and dinner  are served daily in the Coast's newest  neighbourhood pub. Menu includes  sandwiches, hamburgers, chicken platters and daily specials. Darts on Monday  nights.  Peninsula Motor Inn - Sunshine  Coast Hwy, Gibsons - 886-2804. Open  10 a.m. -12 p.m. Mon-Thurs; 11 a.m. -1  a.m.    Fri-Sat.   Pub   food   includes;  breakfasts and lunches. Kitchen open l  until 6 p.m. Exotic dancers. Live music. I' Coast News, December 2,1985  17.  / *, Hones & ftroperty  / 2.  Bbtfes  '3. Obituaries  t   4-. In Metnortun  5. Thank You  '*>   PCTMMMtl     .  ?>; Aitnouneentenfs  ��. WttkHngstV  ' Eftgafemciits  \  9;  Loet  10.  Found  If..   Pete��V IfveMock  tt.  Mustc  13. Travel  14. Wanted  15. free  16. Oarage Sales  17. Baiter & Trade  18. For Sale    .  19. Autos  20. Campers  21. Marine  22. Mobile Hones  23. Motorcycles  24. Wanted to Kent  25. Bed & Breakfast  26. For Rent  27. Help Wanted  28. Work Wanted  29. CMidCare  30. Business  Opportunities  31. legal  32. B.C. & Yukon  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  Classifieds  at any of our convenient  Friendly People  Places  ������    t._  BARGAIN PRICE  Gibsons duplex, tax shelter, exc.  invest., comp. updated,  $600/m. income, lg. lot, retiring  owner will look al offers.  885-2198. #50  New Rancher, 3 bdrm., 2 bath,  family room, laundry rm., single  car gar., appraised at-$58,000,  no agents. 886-7408. #48  Half acre waterfront, gov't lease.  Sechelt Inlet. $3500. 885-2898.  TFN  ��� IN PENDER HARB0UR-  Centre Hardware & Gifts 3339914  John Henry's 883 2253  IN HALFMOON BAY   B & J Store 8859435  IN SECHELT   BookS & Stuff (Trail Bay Centre) 885-2625  The Coast News (Cowrie so 885-3930  IN DAVIS BAY   Peninsula Market 885-9721  IN ROBERTS CREEK   Seaview Market 885-3400  .IN GIBSONS   SKOOKUM  BUILDING FOR SALE  Most of our customers  know Skookum Auto will  soon be moving its New and  Used car offices to more efficient premises. This is due  to an increase in sales and  service volume. Our little office can no longer hold the  paper work. Thank you for  your confidence.  Consequently, our little office and sun room is up for  sale. It is ideally suited for a  workshop, greenhouse, chip  stand or your ingenious  idea. The building has its  own electric service panel, is  insulated and comes with  fixtures and shelving. Inspect the building oh site  buy it at a very nominal  value.  call 885-7512  for details  Adventure Electronics (sunnycrest Maio  886-7215  The CoaSt NeWS (behind Dockside  Pharmacy) 886-2622  DEADLINE IS NOON SATURDAY  FOR MONDAY PUBLICATION  3 plus acres w/ 3 bdrm, 1152  sq. ft., modular home on unfinished basement in Roberts  Creek. Excellent financing terms  available for qualifying purchaser. Vendor will consider rental/purchase option, $71,900.  Contact Dale 885-3257.   #  TFN  South Const  Ford       i  1981 MUSTANG  HATCHBACK  Lots of options  Aline running 6 cyl. auto  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  TMiSunshlneCoastNews  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 line Insertion.  Each additional line *1*��. Use our economical last  week free rate. 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  mult accompany all classified advertising.  ci_AHtrf��ofmAf?itfflr  NOON SATURDAY  PffifQft TO INaaVmiMNI  Please mail to:  COAST NEWS Classified. Box 460. Gibsons. B.C. VON IVO  Or bring in person to one of our  Friendly People Places listed above  Minimum '4- per 3 line Insertion.  I  I  I  LT       IE    ".      I I    I  C                                               H  j:                 h:              ^  ���c in                            nr  I  I  8  I  I  I  1  I  I  I  I  I  I  |    CLASSIFICATION: e.g. For Sale, for Rent, etc.   -.1  11  ,1      ,  .....  n  ���al        1  iiii   m  i1 -  11  1  I  I  I  I  I  Obituaries  BLACKSTOCK: Mary Ewen (nee  MacLeod) gone to be with her  Redeemer on November 21,  1985. Pre-deceased by her husband Clarence in 1983. Left to  wish her Godspeed are two  sisters, Irene C. Parkin, of  Courtenay and M. Bea Brown of  Burnaby; nieces; nephews and a  few close friends and relatives.  Devlin Funeral Home has carried  out Mrs. Blackstock's wishes  concerning her temporal remains.  #48  WESTERBY: passed away suddenly on November 26, 1985.  Frederick Albert Westerby aged  48 years of Port Coquitlam, B.C.  Mr. Westerby is survived by his  loving wife Valerie & family, sons  Dan & his wife Susan, Chris &  Keith, daughter Nancy; his father  Frederick; a sister Fern & husband George Sweeney. Memorial  service was held Thursday, Nov.  28 in the Burnaby Funeral Directors' Chapel. Cremation. In lieu of  flowers, donations to the Burn  UnrJ appreciated. #48  CRAWFORD: on November 19,  1985, Bertram Donald (Bert)  Crawford of Gibsons. B.C.. age  49 years. Survived by his loving  wife Koreen (Ernie); his mother,  Florence Crawford in Saskatchewan; step-children Clifford,  Cherie and Kelvin; sister Ival  Davison in Saskatchewan;  brother, Dave Crawford in Alberta, and a niece and nephews. A  memorial service will be held in  Sechelt, B.C.. to be followed at a  later date by a Graveside Service  in Maple Creek, Saskatchewan  Arrangements through First  Memorial Services #48  Announcements J  WANTED favonte recipes for our  Sunshine Coast Cookbook.  PRIZES! the Bookstore, Cowrie  St.. Sechelt, 885-2527.        TFN  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  Permanent hair removal. Electrolysis. Free consultation.  886-8633. #48  The   Bookstore   Library.   Free  membership. All books - 99�� for  two weeks. Open Mon. - Sat.  Cowrie St., Sechelt, 885-2527,  TFN  Computer Astrology Calculations  & Readings. Rune Stone &  Psychometry Readings,  Auragraphs & Past Life Regressions. The Bookstore. 885-2527.  TFN  In memory of CoHn McPedran  wr��, dted December 2,1984  Do not stand on my grave  and weep  I am not there; I do not sleep  I am a thousand winds that blow  I am the diamond glints on snow  And when you waken in the  dawn's first light  I am the swift, uplifting rush  of birds in silent flight  Do not stand at my grave  and cry  I am not there; I did not die  Always Loved and rememberd by  his family. #48  MINI-PUBS  LTD.  A breakthrough in technology  30 minutes  will make you  5 CASES OF BEER  Same system for Wine  Come see this incredible  5 mo. old invention on  DEC 10,7:30 pm  Senior Citizens' Hall, Sechelt  WOODWORKING  DISPLAY a SALE  at Trail Bay Mall, Dec. 14 & 21.  Cedar chests, jewelery boxes,  dressing mirrors. For info, call  886-3526aft 6pm ��� #49  c  **     Weddings I  &. Engagements J  Grey friendly torn cat with white  markings, at Roberts Creek  store. 885-3400. #48  Large white fluffy cat, Soames  Point. 886-2738. #48  South Co.tst  + Port!        *  1983 MERCURY  CAPRI GS  Low kms, just like new  V6, Auto. Tilt,  local 1 owner car  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL5936 8��S-3281^y  Left at the NDP Bookstore in  lower Gibsons, keys on metal  ring. 886-7744. #48  Set of keys on South Fletcher,  Sat. Nov. 23. Can be claimed at  Coast News. #47  Wanted  /ll.  Li  Pets  <V Livestock  )  Phone us today about out  beautiful selection of personalized  wedding invitations, napkins,  matches, stationery, and more!  Jeannie's Gifts & Gems.  886-2023. TFN  t  Lost  We would like to thank our many  friends & neighbours, especially  our family for making our 60th  wedding anniversary such a  wonderful day to remember.  Thank you for your cards, flowers  & gifts. Very Sincerely, Vic &  Olive Hird. #48  Many thanks to Bud Mulcaster  for helping me with my car.  Dianne. #48  Many thanks to the folk at the  Peninsula Hotel for being such  good neighbours to all of us on  Crowe Road without water.   #48  Personal  Alcoholics Anonymous  883-9251, 885-2896. 886-7272,  886-2954 TFN  Pair of leather gloves on  Jackson's Logging Road, Sun.,  Nov. 24. 886-7916. #48  White long-haired male cat.  886-7972. #48  Gold Seiko watch in Gibsons, has  maroon face. Call Diane,  886-9666. #48  Nicely marked 5 mo. old male  grey & while long haired kitten,  Gower Pt., Beach area. Kari,  886-3229. #48  1 yr. old large golden Collie/Lab  cross, last seen 3 wks. ago,  Chamberlain Rd. area, extremely  friendly, not neutered. Answers  to Simon. 886-8582. #48  A pair of glasses with heavy black  rims in a checkered black & grey  case. 886-2092. #46  Canine obedience training.  Private instruction. Phone Reg  Robinson 886-2382. TFN  Gentle    1    yr.   old   black'  Lab.-Huskey X, free to kind people in country setting. Call Rob  person to person. 1-985-2758,  N. Van. #48  Pure-bred black Cocker Spaniel  pups, 6 wks old, great for  Christmas. 886-2110. #50  20 1 & 2 yr. lay hens, plus 8  Cockrals, $25. 886-7779.     #48  \m  asfc^v?  Music  Bass guitarist needed for '60's  style rock band. Beatles, Stones,  etc. 885-5984. #48  Wanted: waterfront tot or lot,  house & dock in Pender Harbour  with good exposure. All cash for  right property. 421-8755.      #48  Depth finder; marine VHF radio.  Phone 886-7075. #48  Girl's or Boy's bicycle with training wheels. 886-7393. #48  Temporary service pole.  886-8325, 5-7 p.m. #48  Reliable caretaker for apartment  -rent free. Phone 886-9352 for  interview. #49  Reliable small car on terms wanted  by responsible person. 885-2527  days, 885-5431 eves. TFN  Wanted for Christmas: Boy's bike  w/training wheels, good cond.  885-5363. #48  t  free  The PERFECT Christmas gift for  your young pet lover! FREE 2 cute  baby gerbils. Call 886-8558. TFN  GARRY'S CRANE SERVICE  :or   free   dead   car   removal.  886-7028.  f   18.  For Sale  TFN  D  r4  PIANO  TUNING  repairs & appraisals  Ken Dalgleish  886-2843  South Coast  Ford  1981 GMC PICKUP  41,000 kms.  6 cyl. standard  Beautiful Shape  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  V^     PL 5936 685-3281      _,  Dry seasoned wood, small split,  or cut to size, del. in cord cont. or  PU. 886-7064. TFN  Radio Shack TV game w/8 cartridges, as new, $120.  886-3926. #49  2 radial snow tires, G-78-15,  cheap. 886-9684. #48  U-cut Alder wood from stacked  pile, easy access, S30/PU load;  2 new P195-75 steel radial all  season tires on GM 14" rims,  $150.886-3955. #50  Beautiful Poinsettias for  Christmas, $12 now at  Shadowbaux Galleries, Sechelt.  885-7606. #48  Mixmaster; Sunbeam 10 spd., 2  beaters, 2 bowls, meatgrinder  att., good shape. $75. Ph.  886-8094. #50  Child's skiis, 100 cm., S127  bind., boots size 11, $75, 2 yr.  Old. 886-7119. #48  Beautiful walnut antique 4 poster  bdrm. suite; 1 HP garden cultiv.,  $125; Philips frig., $85.  885-3458. #50  Adam Colecovision family computer system (never used), $300.  885-9969. TFN  W.W.  Foam Shop has mattresses, all  sizes pillows, cushion forms, chips  (bolsters many shapes & sizes) exercise "Mis mattress anchors  Specials on ott cuts  W.W. Upholstery &  Boat Tops Ltd. 886-7310  New & Used tires, Uniroyals, BF  Goodrich, Bridgestone, installed  & balanced. Call for info. Sat.,  Sun. & eves. Phone 886-9837  aft. 5 p.m. Howard. #49  FIREWOOD $19  For $19 you get 1 pick-up  load of pre-cut firewood.  DISCOUNT  LUMBER  We have a great selection of  rough and planed lumber. If  you buy an order worth $99  or more, you get 1 FREE J;  pick-up of pre-cut firewood.  CaH BAYSIDE SAWMILLS Ltd.  for details & directions  884-5355 days or 886-7047  eves.  Firewood, full baker's cord, dry:  fir. Phone after 6 p.m;,'  886-8231. #50*  Youth's pair Trappeur ski boots."  sz. 4'/2, used 1 year, asking $45;  OBO. 886-7855. #48-  Pair F78-14 belted snow tires,  studded & mounted, nearly new.  Call 886-8324. #48  Vz  Price  SALE  Continues at  KITCHEN  CARNIVAL  COWRIE ST. SECHELT  Large fireplace insert, Fisher  style, $300; 1976 Yamaha YZ80,  good cond., $200.886-9131.#50  Tire chains, heavy duty, new  cond., fits- 950X 16.5 tires.  883-9081. #48  Excellent condition, 2 BR78-13  radial snow tires. 883-9652 or  883-2207. #48  2 snow tires F14 studded on  rims, $30 ea. 886-2981, y #48  Child's jacket, size 10-12. red &  yellow, fleece lin., $25. Phone  886-9233. #48  South Coast  >-       Ford       )  1976 JEEP CJ5  Good Tires  A great snow vehicle  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  Braun kitchen-machine, blender,  shredder, whisk, dough hook,  $150; women's skates, sz. 8,  Dauost, $25; large rost recliner,  as new, $150; alum. Presto  cooker, 5qts., $25. 886-7990.  #50  Firewood: Fir, $80; Alder,  $60-$70; Hem., $70; Maple,  $80; full cord del., 10% seniors,  small split, ext., piling avail, extra. 886-3976. #49  i  7.  Announcements I  Learn the secrets of natural  women with herbal baths, flower  infusions, and sample new perfume mimicks. Have your colours  analyzed by Patti Kramer, Jan.  19, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pamper  yourself or a loved one with a gift  certificate, sponsered by  Business & Professional  Women's Club. 885-3890,  885-9802. #48  Don Hunter Photography  Wedding - Portrait  Family - Commercial  We come to you anywhere  on the Sunshine Coast  or visit our studio  806-3049  #50  Moving? We will buy most of the  items you no longer need. Odds &'  Sodds. 886-8557. TFN  Enjoy the  Convenience  Phone-In  Classifieds  Now you can phone  us from anywhere on  the Coast and we'll  help you place your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIED  BY PHONE!  ���������������������������������������������������WeeeeMa^aaeawa^BdwaMeit^eMiaa^ewa^ataai^  Call  885-3930  1 TO 4 PM  TUESDAY TO FRIDAY  Cowrie St., Sechelt 16.  Coast News, December^ 1985  Board recommends forma  to handle chi  The Professional Development committee of School  District 46, headed by Trustee  Dave Mewhort has come up  with a format recommended for  implementation   in   all   the  abuse  schools of the district to inform  and instruct on various aspects  of child abuse.  Speaking at last Tuesday's  school board meeting Mewhort  QUALITY HANDMADE WOODEN PRODUCTS  Wooden rocking horses, butter knives, jewellery boxes, cedar chests,  towel bars, bread boards, walking sticks, bird houses, small cabinets  and more; all in the store warmed by a wood-burning stove.  The Country Pumpkin  Hwy 101 & Martin Rds., Gibsons  said that members of the Cana-  dian Union of Public  Employees, Sunshine Coast  Teachers' Association principals had met on November 4  to iron out wrinkles in the program and had come up with a  format whici' is accceptable to  all.  The information package  could include what happens  when a report of abuse is initiated, the Interministry Child  Abuse Handbook; a Staff  Handbook presently being  prepared by Stephanie Crane,  video presentations and extracts  from provincial law.  A workshop is also to be  organized, perhaps by Drew  McKee, for district personnel,  such as maintenance personnel,  bus drivers etc.  The board agreed to the  recommended format in principle, and made funds available,  to support the initiative up to  $500, which will adequately  cover the expected costs of its  implementation. The board also  instructed the superintendent,  John Denley, to have the information package assembled as  soon as possible.  ��� AUTOMOTIVE e  NEED TIRES?      Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  TIRE A SUSPENSION  CENTRE  886-2700      886-8167  Hwy. 101, just West of Gibsons  ��� CLEANING SERVICES ���  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Mellon to Ole's Cove  Commercial Containers Available  885-9973    886-2938J  ��� CONTRACTING ���  cu: Swanson's  For: Ready Mix Concrete Sand & Gravel |  Dump Truck Rental  Formed Concrete Products  Phone 885-9666 ��� 885-5333  ��� EXCAVATING ���  C RAY HANSEN TRUCKING  & CONTRACTING LTD.  Gravel, Clearing & Excavating,  Septic Systems, All Types of Gravel  Box 218 Madtlra Park VON 2H0      813-9222  JANDE EXCAVATING  Backhoe       Sand & Gravel     Dump Truck  Bulldozing    Land Clearing     Excavating  Drainage  R.R. 2, Leek Rd.                     ��������--���                 JOE & EDNA  ^Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0 886-9453 BELLERIVE^  ^ BC F6RRI6S  ���. Schedule  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY-LANGDALE  ��� AUTOMOTIVE ���  %mmm automotive  , REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES  "The Rad Shop"  COLLISION REPAIRS 886-7919  B.C.A.A.   Approved Hwy 101. Gibsons  ��� CONTRACTING ���  ROOFING  >  FREE  ^ ESTIMATES  Specializing in all types of  commercial & residential roofing  _. ��� __   Ajto<* ALL WORK  ooO'ZQor eves,   guaranteed  POMFRET  CONSTRUCTION  For all aspects ol  residential &' commercial construction  886-3770    P.O. Box 623, Gibsons, B.C.  K*--*^.  ^  r  GIBSONS READY MIX  SUBSIDIARY OF RENCO CONCRETE LTD.  886-8174  \^ P.O. Box 737, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  886-8174  ��� EXCAVATING ���  y  y/   A  Sonnlebrook fmtof irtw U&  06  Rentals ���  FALL '85 - SPRING '86  Effective Monday September 9,1985 j  through Sunday, April 27,1986  inclusive:  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am * 3:30 pm  Lv. Langdale  6:20 am     2:30 pm * | 2  *9:30 5:30        *8:30 4:30 Si I  1:15pm  *7:25       *12:25pm     6:30 JS  9:15 * 8:20 *>��  MINI-BUS SCHEDULE  Lv. Earls Cove  6:40 am     4:30 pm  10:30 6:30  r 12:25 pm     8:30  * 10:20  Lv. Saltery Bay  5:45 am  ���9:15  11:30  The Dock  Leaves Sechelt  for Gibsons  Cowrie Street  Monday  8:40 a.m.  ���10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  * 3:15 p.m.  Tuesday  8:40 a.m.  *10:00a.m.  1:00 p.m.  2:30 p.m.  Wednesday  8:40 a.m.  ���10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  ��� 3:15 p.m.  Thursday  8:40 a.m.  ���10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  2:30 p.m.  3:30 pm  ��� 5:30  7:30  9:30  Friday  8:40 a.m.  10:00 a.m.  3:15 p.m.  Leaves Gibsons  for Sechelt  Lower Gibsons.'I  Municipal Parking Lot,"  Gower Pt. Rd.  9:15 a.m.  '10:45 a.m.  '  1:35 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  1:50 p.m.  ' 4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  ���10:45 a.m.  * 1:35 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  ' 1:35 p.m.  ' 4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  10:45 a.m.  4:00 p.m.  "LOWER ROAD" route - via Flume Road, Beach Avenue & Lower Road  NOTE: FRIDAY RUN FROM SECHELT TO GIBSONS AT 1:00 PM AND RETURN TRIP AT 1:30 PM HAVE BEEN CANCELLED  ��� FLOOR COVERING ���  ��� FLOOR COVERING ���  n  CONCEPT ONE INTERIORS  CARPET & LINO INSTALLATION & REPAIRS  Authorized installer for Bridgeport Carpets  BRENT COLEMAN 885-5776  Box 1546, Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  C KEN DE VRIES & SON ^  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD.   !  Carpets - Tiles - Linoleums - Drapes !  Wallcoverings - Custom Window Shades J  Steam Cleaning  886-71 12     Hwy 101, Gibsons  ��� HEATING*  J_VT*V  Need this space?  e'ijM  il*?)  GOAST  NEWS :;;C  ��*t  886 26???or\88S 3!93lU     ^  LIQUID   GAS LTD  (CJTj  m  Hwy. 101   Sechelt  between  St. Mary's  Hospital and Forest Ranger's Hut.  Mon.-Fri.   8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  Stand or sit facing south. Look up at about a 60�� angle and locate the square of Pegasus. The four stars  that form the square are bright and stand out well against a dark sky. Sweep your binoculars or telescope  towards the area of sky that Halleys now occupies. (See finderchart) Position your observing instrument  slightly above the comet's charted position and begin slowly sweeping with a side to side motion. Work  your way down until you reach the comet.  Sky notes  Tracking Halley's Comet  by Neil Sandy  For viewers in the northern  hemisphere December may be  the best time to see comet  Halley.  Still travelling towards the  sun Halley gets closer to the  western horizon as the month  goes by.  In January its low proximity  to the horizon makes veiwing it  considerably more difficult but  certainly worthwhile as the  comet will appear much  brighter and will hopefully be  sporting a tail.  During February comet  Halley reaches perihelion.  Perihelion means Halley is at  the point in its orbit that is  closest to the sun. Halleys will  be unobservable for the whole  month.  Halley will re-emerge in the  morning sky in March, but will  be so low on the horizon that  seeing it will be difficult at best.  It moves even lower in April,  and won't be seen again until  May. Unfortunately its best  showing will be over and it will  fade rapidly as it moves away  from the sun, not to return  again until the year 2061.  OBSERVING TIPS  Allow your eyes at least 10  minutes of darkness to adapt  before you start looking for the  comet. The darker the sky, the  brighter the comet will appear,  so avoid lit up areas as best you  can.  If you need a light for moving  around or reading your charts  you can paint your flashlight  bulb red or wrap the end with  red cellophane; red light won't  hinder your night vision.  Study the chart well. The  "square" stars are very bright  and the square itself is 17�� wide,  so look for something big. The  other constellations are faint  and require a dark sky to be  seen well.  From our viewpoint the stars  appear to rise in the east and set  in the west. This is actually the  earth's rotation creating an illusion.  If you look out at 7:30 p.m.  the area shown on the finder-  chart will be due south. If you  look several hours later the area  will appear to have moved to  the   southwest   and   slightly  lower.  When using variable power  telescopes and binoculars  always look for the object with  the lowest power possible. High  powers tend to amplify any  unsteadiness, make the field of  view smaller and everything you  look at appears darker and less  clear.  The comet should appear as a  small, round patch of light. A  tail may or may not be visible.  Keep track on a regular basis  and watch for changes in the  comet's brightness, size and tail  length.  For more information, call  Neil Sandy at 886-8356.  Is your car bogging  for a second chance?  Fully equipped  for all body and  paint repairs  Brian's Auto Body  R Painting Ltd.    Sech.lt  ���* '    ' *        ������:'        ������ ' ';<* ��� ���    .. .     ��� *    , ���.   - ��� i-y :i  Beautiful bodies are our business    885-9844  Box 605.  Board  ' Christmas Musical, Psalty's Christmas Calamity, Sat., Dec. 7&Sun., Dec. 8at 7  p.m. Gibsons Pentecostal Church, School Rd.. - opposite RCMP. Everyone  welcome.  Pender Harbour Branch of St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary, Box 101, Madeira Park  "In Lieu Of Christmas Card Campaign" -Dec. 10 is the deadline. Stamped self  addressed envelope if receipt needed. Further information. 883-9959.  Girl Guides ot Canada - Elphinstone District Christmas Bazaar & Bate Sale, Sat.,  Dec. 7th, 10 to 2 at Sunnycrest Mall.  ExpOasis Super Bingo December 5th. Doors open at 5 p.m. Games start at 7:30  p.m. 20th game is a straight full card: $750. Admission free. Bingo strips sold at  regular bingo prices.  Sechelt Marsh Society Meeting Friday, Dec. 6th, 7:30 p.m., Sechelt Arts Centre.  Speaker, Barry Janyk, Topic: "3 Peaks of Jervis Inlet".  St. Bartholomew's Anglican Church Bake & Craft Sale Fri., Dec. 6/85,10 a.m. -1  p.m. in Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons.  Toastmasters International will help you sharpen your communications skills. This  social education club meets Wed. 6:30 p.m., Marine Room, Gibsons. All  welcome. Info, call 885-2060.  Suncoast Fighter Stroke Group. Stroke victims, join our group for therapy  etc. Meetings every Friday, 10 a.m. St. Hilda's Anglican Church Hall. For  details phone 885-9791.  ��� MISC SERVICES ���  9<tlw Htmhtm  Refrigeration &  Appliance Service  I BACK AT PRATT RD. 886-9959  SUNSHINE KITCHENS]  . CABINETS -  886-9411  Showroom: Pratt Rd. A Hwy. 101 \  Open: Sat. 10-4 or anytime by app't.  ��� MISC SERVICES ���  ROLAND'S   HOME IMPROVEMENTS LTD  ��� 5" Continuous aluminum gutters  ��� Aluminum soffits & fascias  ��� Built-in vacuum systems  ��� Vinyl siding  885-3562  Auto  & Screens,  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  &   Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows  Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.  Mirrors  J  CHAINSAWS  SALES & SERVICE  KELLY'S LAWNMOWER &  CHAINSAW LTD  HWY. 101 & PRATT RD.   88R.PQ1Q    . Coast News, December 2,1985  !l.8l  ^F����  CLAHOLM  FURNITURE  New solid birch table &  4 chairs s599  As new oak table &  4 chairs s899  Vi price Colonial  loveseat. Beg. $699  SALE s399  As new floral sofa &  chair. Reg. $1495  SALES895  1 round oak table  with 4 chairs  Reg. $1595  Sale s1095  1 matching antique  oak buffet  Regular $1295  Sale s699  New recliners from  from s399 and up  New pine B/R suite  complete  Regular $1995  Sale s1395  1 old country colonial  table, 6 chairs, buffet  & hutch. Reg. $2995.  SALE s2295  1 yr. interest free on purchases  over S1000 TERMS AVAILABLE  VISA&  MASTERCARD ACCEPTED  Inlet Ave. B85-3713  V; Block North ol Sechelt Pott Office  4 winter radial tires, P155-80  R13 for small car, used 1 winter,  $100.886-3263. #49  16.5 K&C Runabout HT, 50  Merc. & acces. & trlr., exc.  cond., $3500 OBO; 8' insul.  camperette, good cond., $300  OBO; CX500 Honda, good cond.,  $1000 firm. 886-7451. #49  FIREWOOD SPECIAL  You receive 1 pickup load of pre-  cut firewood for $19 or 1 FREE  load if you buy an order of rough  or plain lumber for $99 or more.  Reserve now. Call Bayside  Sawmills Ltd., 884-5355 days,  886-7047 eves. #50  / th. Doll's \  House     \  Children's 2nd Hand  Consignment Boutique  Quality used clothing  toys equip. & maternity  also rentals  Tues. - Sat. 10:30-5  Next to Variety Foods  past.Ken's Lucky Dollar  ���    w-m?  c. 1880's Settee, burgundy  brocade, $1500. 886-7303  Mon.-Wed. TFN  Used Electrolux .vacuum, excellent condition, $295; boat; oil  stove, $250.886-9339.        #49  GREAT GIFTS .  from  THE BOOKSTORE  Inside Passage & Northwest  Coast Wall Maps, $9.95;  laminated, $24.95. Cowrie St.,  Sechelt. 885-2527. TFN  KITCHEN CHAIRS  ' DAY SERVICE  (bring one chair lor estimale)  Fabrics & vinyls & an supplies  tor the oo-it-yourseller  Scanadown quiits - feather  pillOWS. Kitchen chairs - 1 day service (bring one chair lor estimate)  Plexiglass Coroplast  W.W. Upholstery &  Boat Tops Ltd. 886-7310  PEACE RIVER HONEY  Local delivery - 886-2604  #48  Cotoneaster ground cover. 4"  pots 25 or more $1 ea. Hedging  cedars. 3 varieties. Direct from  grower. 1 gallon size. Min. order  25. $3 each with fertilizer or $4  planted. Free delivery locally.  B&B Farms, Roberts Crk.  885-5033. TFN  South Coast  l"      Ford  1978 DODGE  ASPEN  Small V8, Auto, P/S P/B  64,000 kms  Really Clean  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  FIREWOOD FOR SALE  Split and Delivered  MAPLE $60/cord  929-5383 collect or 886-2941  #48  Seasoned dry firewood cut to 16"  lengths, small split, $75/cord'  del.; $60/pick-up load.  886-7028. TFN  LATE SUMMER SPECIAL  Fresh Cut Alder $80 per cord  Hemlock $75 per cord  Dry Red Cedar $50 per cord  Fall Is Coming Soon  We Deliver  886-8193  TFN  Lg. roll rim bathtub, $75; oil  range with stands, $35; lg. clean  fridge, $25; electric water tank,  $15; lg. deluxe Ben Franklin  heater, sunburst design, $175  OBO. 885-2766. #48  For Sale  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  Rockwell wood lathe, inc. tools,  $300; parlour heater, $75.  885-3921. #48  PILLOW & QUILT  SALE  20% OFF  All Down Quilts  Quallofil Quilts  & Pillows  KERN S  HOME  FURNISHINGS  886-8886  GREAT GIFTS  from  THE BOOKSTORE  A wonderful selection of 1986  calendars, many with mailers,  $3.50 to $14.95. Cowrie St.,  Sechelt. 885-2527. TFN  COAST COMFORT  Teas, herbs, sachets, potpourri,  mulled wine spice, mineral bath  & more. Great gifts from $1.95 to  $3.95. Available at THE  BOOKSTORE, Cowrie St.,  Secheli, 885-2527 & other local  stores. TFN  South Coast  Ford      +  WANTED!!!  Good used cars  & trucks.  Trade or we pay cash!!!  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  PL 5936 885-3261 __  Chesterfield & chair, brown, $75;  double bed & headboard, $125;  white new dresser, $50; lamps,  $5; Zenith 21" colour TV, remote  control, $350; Scott airtight  stove; movie camera, zoom lens,  8 mm & leather case, $50; GE  harvest gold frig., $275; all items  in exc. cond. Phone aft. 4 p.m.  886-8487. #49  Piano Currier console model,  good working condition, $700;  pool table, 4x8, complete with  snooker balls & cues, $95.  886-8427. #49  PENDER HARBOUR &  AREA COOKBOOK  Back in print! Great mail away  Christmas .gifts, only $7.95,  Available at THE BOOKSTORE,  Cowrie St., Sechelt, 885-2527, &  other local stores. TFN  Norco BMX bike, good cond.,  chromoloy. frame, Araya  Alloy  rims,  cost $400, will sell for.  $175,886-7982. #48  Be ready for Spring. Do it  now. Custom Boat tops,  Upholstery, flooring, windshields, etc.  W.W. Upholstery &  Boat Tops Ltd. 886-7310  SEASONED ALDER FIREWOOD  $75/cord delivered  886-3101  #48  PORTABLE COMPUTER  Sharp PC-5000, MS DOS, 128 K,  bubble memory, built-in printer,  80 char. LCD screen, state of the  art, cost $5000 new, sacrifice at  $1950. Call 885-2000 or  886-3166. #48  1 Hammond organ, $650; 1  Crossbow Hunter, $60; 3 carpets, green, 12x16, $60, rec  10x12, $40, blue, 10x12, $40; 1  12' fiberglass boat, $350; 1  Commodore 64, $125; 1 Honda  generator EG 1500, $200; 1  Realistic SSB-AM CB; 1 Realistic  TRC 432 base stn.; 1 Realistic  scanner 20 channel; 1-30' antenna; used hot water tank, 30 gal.,  $50; 1 D/R table with 4 chairs,  $175,886-2212. #48  "PENINSULA HYDROPONICS  10x10 greenhouse, $149; Marley  glass greenhouse, $499;  Reindeer Products, metal halides.  Everything for your indoor & outdoor gardens. 885-4643.      TFN  FUR NORWEIGAN BLUE FOX  3I* length with boa, $1500 OBO.  886-2212. #48  FIREWOOD  DUMP TRUCK SALE  Hemlock, Cypress, $200 per load  Red Cedar, $150 per load  (Approx. 2V2 + cords)  We Deliver. 886-8193. TFN  COAL  50 Ib. Sacks  886-7017  #48  SCREENED TOP SOIL  883-9294 883-2220  TFN  T & S SOIL  Mushroom manure $25 per yd.,  $24 for seniors.Cheaper by the  truckload. Call aft. 6 or anytime'  on 'weekends & holidays.  885-5669. TFN  Multicycle Inglis auto washer,  $295. Guaranteed & delivered.  883-2648. TFN  19.  Autos  1972 VW camper, comp. equipped, gas htr., radio cass., all  good cond., $1500. 885-9512.  #48  1978 Pinto SW, std. 4 speed.  885-3376. #50  1964 Chev., 283, 4 dr., $400  OBO. 886-3894 or 886-3544. #48  70 Baracuda 383, rebuilt w/10  mos. comp. warranty on engine  left, new brakes comp., new  muffler system, fast car, $1500  OBO. 886-3040 or 886-7097 #49  73 Capri, V8, 4 spd., sun rf.,  AM/FM, cruise, clean cas,  $3000 OBO. 886-2631. #49  South Coast  ,������      Ford       >,  1985 LINCOLN  TOWN CAR  Loaded - Low kms  Leather interior  Save Thou$and$  Wharf Rd., S��chelt  DL 5936 885-3281  1976 Chev. Malibu Classic, 2  dr., 63,000 mi., excellent condition. 350 V8, 2 bbl carb, air conditioning, PS, PB, AM/FM  cassette stereo, $1995. Call  Marc, 886-7919 days or  886-7271 eves. #48  Winter Special, 1982 Lada Niva  4x4, 35,000 miles, excellent condition, 4 cylinder, 4 speed,  $4995. Phone 886-7919. DL  5848 #48  1978 Datsun Super Cab PU, 4  cylinder, 5 speed trans., air conditioning, 47,000 km., canopy,  new paint, excellent condition,  $3895. Call 886-7919. DL 5848  #48  1973 Int. %T. PU.auto, PS, PB,  good shape all around, $1000.  886-2565. #48  1980 Plymouth Horizon, 4 dr.,  std., very good cond., radials,  asking $3500. 886-3751.     #48  South Coast  l        Ford  1981 FORD F150  4x4  XLT - short box, 4 spd.  ���-   ������' A good-truck  ,,w*s12 mo.oth^warranty  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  PL 5936 885-3281  1980 Courier PU, 4 cylinder,  automatic, new paint, excellent  condition, 78,000 km., $4485.  Call 886-7919. DL5848 #48  5th wheel trailer, tandem wheels,  stake sides, 17'x6'. built for towing behind small pickup, complete, $1200. Call 886-7919. DL  5848  #48  1975 Datsun 2 dr., B210, 4 cyl.,  4 speed, very clean car, $1675.  Call 886-7919. DL 5848        #48  1975 Dodge Maxi Van, part  camper, snow tires, runs well,  $900 OBO. 886-9145. #49  1969 Jeep Wagoneer 4x4, 350,  auto, PS, PB, deluxe int., runs  well, $900 OBO. 885-4576.   #49  South Coast  Ford       i  1979  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  1966 Chev. Impala, hi pert. 396  engine, Edelbroch manifold, Holly  carb., headers, Speedpro cam. &  lifters,'Turbo 400 trans., $1000  OBO. Call Marc, 886-7919 days,  on 886-7271 eves. #48  Shasta trailer, 16', older model in  exc. cond., sleeps 4, compl.  w/furnace, stove, 3-way fridge,  lg. water tank, etc., make an offer. Phone 886-9241. #48  SNOW BIRD SPECIAL  Fully winterized class C mini  motor home. Perfect for going  south or skiing. 23 ft. of luxurious travel/living space: sleeps  6, two tables, complete kitchen,  hot water, shower in bathroom,  Dodge chassis with 440 engine is  great for mountain driving, less  than 50,000 km, would like  $14,500. Call 886-8324.       #48  Utility trailer, overload springs in  exc. cond., exc. for wood etc.,  $375 OBO. 883-9081. #48  75 Merc, 50 HP, excellent condition. 886-3075. #48  14' boat, rebuilt tri.; 50 HP  Merc, elec. start; 2 new Merc,  tanks, battery, c/w controls &  bow tank, $1500.886-9214. #48  Outboards for sale, 1982-1985  9.9, 25 & 70 HP, excellent condition & price. Lowes Resort,  883-2456. #50  HIGGS MARINE  SURVEYS LTD  Insurance Claims  Condition and Valuation  Surveys  Phone 885-9425  or 885-3643  12 ft. fbgls. boat, 18 HP  Evinrude, windshield, steering  wheel, controls and trailer, $800  OBO. 886-8383. #49  16' boat with trailer, deep V,  fiberglass hull, '84 75HP Merc  motor, new steering system, new  seats, lots of extras, $5500.  Phone 886-7637. #48  15' Alum, boat, 40 HP Johnson,  Elect., full top & tilt trlr., $1500.  886-2565. #48  [22.  (Mo!  Mobile Homes  )  Mobile home .space available.  Sunshine Coast Mobile Home  Park 886-9826 TFN  23.  Motorcycles  '83 Honda 450 Nighthawk, exc.  cond., $1500 OBO; also 2  helmets. 886-3955. #50  1984 Yamaha YZ80, never raced,  $700 firm. 886-9214. #48  1983 Honda CX650E, shaft drive,  water cooled, very clean, $2000  OBO. 885-5770. #48  )  J24.  1 Wanted to Rent  W/F cottage, furn., Langdale to  Roberts Creek for mo. of Aug.  1-467-9006. #48  Proff. middleaged cpl. with refs.,  working in Sechelt, require ac-  com. or will house sit Jan. to  June  '86,  winterized  summer  home   a   possibility,   under  $350/m. Collect, 1-589-5176.  '     #49   -j   2 bedroom home, upper or lower  Gibsons, must-be on flat, no  stairs,.long term. 886-94440#48  Waterfront, Pender Hbr., 2 plus  bdrms., older style house, wood  floors, washer/dryer, fridge,  stove, garden fireplace, fab.  view, full sun. 883-9433 or  251-4578. TFN  Bachelor suite, central Gibsons,  self contained, $225/m.  886-3351 or 886-8646.        #48  Halfmoon Bay waterfront cottage  with moorage, 2 bdrm., no pets,  $295.885-2766. *"��  #48  2 bdrm. upstairs ste., beautiful  view of Howe Sound, 4 appls.,  fireplace, elec. heat, $475/m. incl. hydro. 886-7678 or 943-2469  collect after 5 p.m. #49  1 bdrm. cabin on 5 acres,  Roberts Creek, refs. req.,  $225/m. Box 162, c/o Coast  News, Box 460, Gibsons BC. #49  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  i" ��������� ��� ��������������������������� ���  UPTOWN MOTEL  : i  : Motel, RV & Trailer Sites:  ;   DAILY. WEEKLY & MONTHLY RATES   |  : Courtesy Coflee I  I    Under New Management    :  :               886-2957 I  >...�� i  Large 1 bdrm. ground level apt.,  1000 sq. ft., stove, fridge, ref.  req. 926-5353. #50  2 bdrm. newer home, WF, Halfmoon Bay, furn., $395/m: Phone  298-8268 aft. 6, McKenzie.   #50  Unfurn. 1 bdrm. ste. w/priv.  ent., hydro & cable inc., walk,  dist. to Sunnycrest Mall,  $275/m. & deposit. For information call 885-2117. #48  1 mo. free with lease, lg. condo.,  central Gibsons, 3-4 bdrms., 2  floors, 1'/2 bath, 4 appliances,  w/w, well-insulated, cable inc.,  avail. Dec. 1, $445/m.  886-2694. #50  Approx. 800 sq. ft. comm. zoned  shop, Inlet Ave., Sechelt, 2  washrooms, wired 110 sngl.  phase & 220 3 phase power.  885-2848 eves, after 6  885-2735. #50  Clean spacious apt. ste., lv. rm.,  fam. rm. & kitchen on main floor,  3 bdrms., bathroom & sundeck  upstairs, lower Gibsons 4-plex,  $340/m., refs. pise. 921-7788  aft. 5 p.m. TFN  1 bdrm. ste., inc. ht. & Igt.,  cable, furn.; $275/m. N/S, Dec  1. 886?9393 close.to AMM.lv;#49.  for Rent  2 bdrm. house until end of June,  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek,  $425/m. 433-1492. #49  Hopkins Hwy., 2 bdrm., 3 appl.,  wd. & oil heat, avail, immed.,  $350/m. 885-9553 aft. 6 p.m.  #49  1 bdrm. ste., newly renov.on  Reed Rd., $200/m. 886-7261.  #49  Spacious bright 3 bdrm. suite,  complete top floor of house,  stove, fridge & F/P, quiet  residential area, close to schools  & shopping, etc., $425/m., ref.  please. 886-8212. TFN  THE MANSE TOWNHOUSE  IS TAKING RENTAL  APPLICATIONS  ��� modern two bedroom  townhouse  D one and a half baths  D fully carpeted  D five appliances including  dishwasher, washer  and dryer  ��� private sundeck  D enclosed garage  D family oriented  D close to Sunnycrest Mall,  schools, tennis court &  jogging field  D good references required  ��� $425 per month  Call Peter, 886-9997  evenings  TEREDO SQUARE  Office space to lease, excellent  location, elevator service, 3rd  floor, view, carpeted, some space  can be subdivided and/or combined.  No. 1 - 390 Sq. ft.  No. 2 - 1940 sq. tt.  No. 3 - 1015 sq. ft.  For information call 885-4466.  TFN  3 bdrm. house, elec. heat,  woodstove, Fircrest Rd., Gibsons, $425.885-9044. #49  Unfurn. new 1 bdrm. suite, inc.  util., close -to shop, centre,  $295/m. 886-8487 aft. 4      #49  Mini farm including 3 bdrm.  house, 2 acres, lg. barn, chicken  coop, guest cottage. All inside  Gibsons. Nr. pool, mall, schools,  cosy wood and electric, avail.  Dec. 15, $485.886-2543.     #49  2 bdrm., 2 bath, home on 3 acres  Roberts Creek, very private, 2  year old modular home. Rental  purchase option available,  $400/m. Contact Dale,  '885-3255, Business hours, 8:30  a.m.-5 p.m. TFN  Granthams Land., 2 bdrm. suite  with view & deck, W/D,  $325/m. plus util. 736-3638 collect, or 731-0856. #48  Bright modern 2 bdrm. suite,  elec. heat, rec. room, FP, Gibsons. Century West, 885-2235.  #48  Attractive 1 bdrm. suite, elec.  heat, FP, rec. room, Gibsons.  Century West, 885-2235.     #48  2 cabins, beach frontage located  at Bonniebrook lodge, $225/m.  886-2887. #48  2 bdrm. mob. home, priv. lot,  view, W/W, rec. rm. attached,  wood stove, $375.886-7779.#48  Rent to own (brand new) VCR or  microwave, semi-waterfront triplex, lg. Ivg. rm., lg. kit., lg.  bdrm., 2 appl., top floor, one  block from Molly's Reach.  886-3908. #48  fritz; ..|tbf��.j  1 Bdrm Lt. Hskpg. Suites  Complete  $350/m. or$100/wk  1 Bdrm Cabins  Complete  Lg. $350/m. or $100/wk  Sm. $300/m. or $90/wk  886-2401  Mobile home space. Ponderosa  Pines, adults only. Free est. on  reloc. 885-5995. TFN  Gibsons, attractive 4 rm., 1  bdrm., lg. living rm., smart kitchen & appl., 1-2 adults, no  pets. 885-2198. #49  2 bdrm. dup. suite locate in Gibsons close to all amenities,  $250/m. 886-2975. #48  Help Wanted  Live-in help (male or fern.) to care  for male invalid & do some daily  chores. 886-7377. TFN  Part-time store clerk, some B/K  skills req., $5/hr., Gramma's  Pub. 886-8889. #48  28.  Work Wanted  D  MOBILE HOME MAINTENANCE  Roof repairs, skirting, levelling,  stairs, etc., any mobile home problems. 885-5995. TFN  Exp. plumber needs work. New &  old jobs. Call any time,  886-9149. #51  GLAZIER  Will repair & install windows, sky  lites, auto glass, etc. Peter Ker-  bis. 886-9812. #48  TERRY McBRIDE  General Contractor  836-7289  New   Home*   -   Renovations  ���Addition*  Automotive repairs, mechanic  with 23 yrs. exp.. factory trained  on domestics & imports,  reasonable rates. Russell,  886-8073. #49  "Hammers For Hire". Renovations & general repairs. For free  estimate call 886-3312.        #50  REPAIRS/MAINTENANCE  Electrical, plumbing, structural  int./ext., painting. Call Ken  Grasser, 886-2949. #51  You'll get  the best  possible  results  with our  powerful truck-  mounted steam  cleaning equipment  886-7112  Ken Devries & Son  Hwy 101 - Gibsons  Renovations - any kind, special  vinter rates. 886-3996.        #48  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICES LTD.  Topping-Limbing-Danger tree  removal.    Insured,   guaranteed  work. Free estimates. 885-2109.  TFN  ��� GARRY'S CRANE I  SERVICE    886-70281  ��� 6 Ton Crane  ��� 40 Ft. Trailer  ��� Sod Delivery  ��� Free Dead Car  Removal  Hardwood floors resanded and  finished. Work guaranteed. Free  est. Phone 885-5072. TFN  Landscaping, garden maint.,  trees pruned & sprayed. Get  ready for winter now. Phone  886-9294. TFN  C  50.     Business  Opportunities  D  For Sale: Computer Store - good  location and potential. Sunsoft  Enterprises Ltd., Box 457,  Sechelt. TFN  BLANKET CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING  -   These Ads appear in Ihe more than 70 Newspapers  of Ihe B.C. and Yukon Community Newspapers Association and reach 800,000 homes and a potential two million readers.  $119. for 25 words   ($3. per each additional word)   Call the COAST NEWS at 885-3930 to place one.  AUTOMOTIVE  Lease/Purchase 1985 trucks  starting $154.52 $3200 LEV,  Cars starting $138.49 $2400  LEV 48 mo OAC. Hundreds  in stock. Call Bob Langstaff,  collect 522-2821, Fogg  Motors Ltd.   Where can you lease a trucK  for only $119.97 per month?  Call R.C. Bell collect at 525-  3481 or toll-free at 1-800-  242-7757. DL 5674.   One hour credit approval!  Possible with our exclusive  Dial-A-Car and instamatic  credit program. Lease-purchase with or without option,  your choice. Low, low payments to suit your budget.  Featuring a complete line of  GM cars and trucks. Also,  alwyas available, an excellent selection of quality pre*  owned luxury vehicles for  the discriminating buyer.  Ask for Harold Pleus at  Royal GM (home of white  glove service). 922-4111. 680  Marine Drive at Taylor Way,  West Vancouver. D.L. 5534.  Lease 4x4 $244 per month!  Factory order to vour specs!  Lease/buy car/truck-GM-  Ford-Chrysler-lmports. Call  Ray Lovell Toll-free 1-800-  242-4416. D.L. 7836.  Buy or lease new or used  trucks direct from B.C.'s #1  volume Ford Dealer. Nothing down we pay transportation OAC. Call Walley or  Ken collect 464-0271. Metro  Foi'd.   GMC Long Wheel base hydraulic Olmbery unit. Twin  cable. New 454 Motor, rad,  brakes, batteries, tires and  wheels. Excellent working  condition   $15,000.    O.B.O.  1-392-5821.   Trucks. Large stock new  trucks, 4 x 4's, Diesels,  Chassis cabs, Crew cabs,  Super cabs, Vans, Broncos.  Call collect Gary Moore,  James Weightman. Brown  Bros Ford. 266-7111.  BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES   Travel. That's an exciting  word... certainly more exciting than pizza or muffler,  right? Right, so why not  build a career for yourself in  the World's number one  growth industry and enjoy  worldwide travel benefits in  addition to developing equity in your own retail travel  agency. Uniglobe is the largest retail travel franchise  network in North America.  No previous travel experience necessary. Investment  required. Call Uniglobe Travel   Canada   collect   1-270-  2241.   Business for sale in popular  California style market,  Courtenay B.C. Produce/  Grocery, Deli-cafe, Ladies  Fashions. Many complimentary tenants, hiah traffic.  Danny Woodrow. 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Adoption, the following  adoptees are searching:  Dennis Lyall, Winnipeg 29-  Mar,-43; Donna Lynn Robertson, Kamloops 13-Jan.-  65. Birthrelatives are searching for the following: Patricia Ann--, Calgary 9-Aug.-  53; Brent Allan McLeod,  Calgary 4-Mar-62. Are you  interested in searching?  Contact Triad, Box 5114,  Station A, Calgary (403)256-  0729, 9-9.  REAL ESTATE  Seven acres commercial for  lease. Long term or sell.  $25,000,000. year government payroll drives by this  1,200 foot highway frontage  daily. Vancouver Island.  1-  339-4803.   Free house plans with ocean  view lot in Parksville. Close  to shopping. All services  underground. Beach access.  Excellent retirement area.  $29,500. Phone 287-9893.  Savary Island. Buying or  Selling. Free evaluation.  Secluded. Sandy Swimming  beaches. Prices as low as  $3500. Only Resident Realtor. W.T. Palfrey Properties  Ltd. VON 2Z0. 483-4627,  483-4741.   SERVICES   For hire. One 740 John  Deere Grapple Skidder with  operator. Phone 397-2230.  Have you lost hope in the  system? Is your Union not  representing you properly,  your employer treating you  fairly? Are grievances not  being settled? Do you have  problems with WCB, have  grounds for Unfair Labour  Practices? Want to change  Unions? Join a Union? Certification or de-certification?  Contact: Noteworking Consultants Ltd., Employee's  Advocate, 7675 Edmonds  Street,  Burnaby,   B.C.  V3N  1B6. 1-520-1544.   Suffering a personal injury  insurance claim? W. Carey  Linde, BA LLB, Lawyer in  practice since 1972. 1650  Duranleau, Vancouver, B.C  V6K 3S4. Phone Collect  Anytime 0-684-7798 for Free  "How   to"    Information:  Claims and Awards.   TRAVEL  Bellingham, Washington  Motels. Coachman Inn &  (new) Park Motel. Modern  units. Canadian money at  par. Special reduced rates -  two people for $42.00 plus  tax.  (206)671-9000 or Van.,  B.C. (604)224-6226.   Australia/New Zealand travel plans? Now you can call  free to ANZA Travel - the  Down Under experts. Lowest  fares, best planned trip.  Toll-free in B.C. 1-800-972-  6928.   Skiers: Lake Louise, Can-  ada's favorite ski area, has  ski weeks from $119. ski  train packages (Vancouver-  Lake Louise) from $203.  three day packages from  $69. Informal ion/Reserva-  tion: 1-800-661-1158. The usual prize of $5 will be awarded the first entry drawn which  correctly locates the above. Send your entries to reach the Coast  News, Box 460, Gibsons, this week. Last week's winner was Scott  McCulloch, RMD 23, Flume Road, RR 2, Gibsons, who correctly  located the totem pole at Camp Douglas in Roberts Creek. .  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  GIBSONS  Glassford Road - 11:15 a.m.  Sunday School  -   9:30 a.m.  ST. JOHN'S  Davis Bay - 9:30 a.m.  Rev. Alex G. Reid  Church Telephone  _ *��4��*t-  886-2333  ANGLICAN CATHOLIC  CHURCH OF CANADA  St. Columba's Parish  Services  * pm St. John's Church  D,nis B.iy  2nd Sund.iy ��� Hol\ Communior  4th SundiU     Evi-ning Prayer  I'lionr: Kc\. I   (,.il��-  I l2-~>25-t>"i>0  lnr"orm,ition:'8Hl-94lH  Traditional Anglican  Services & leaching  >^�� 3(1 Jtf> ������  NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP  CHARISMATIC REVIVAL CHURCH  5836 Wharl Ave.. Sechelt  Home of New.Lite Academy KDG to Gr. 12 (Now Enrolling),.  -  Service times: Sun. 1.0:30 a.m., Mid-week, Wed. 7:30 p.m.  Men's prayer & study, Fri. 7:30 p.m.; Women's prayer, Thur. 10 a.m.  Pastor Ivan Fox. Ph. 885-4775 or 886-7862  -4d fld &-  SEVENTH-DAY  ADVENTIST  CHURCH  Sabbath School      Sat. 9:30 a.m.  Hour of Worship Sat. 11:00 a.m.  Browning Road & Hwy 101  Everyone Welcome  For information phone  885-9714 or 885-2727  _JK$ %%k *9fk~.  sfrsfrsfc-  GIBSONS  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  New Church building on  School Road - opp. RCMP  Senior Pastor Ted Boodle  George Marshall  Visitation Minister  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship       11:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship       7:00 p.m.  Home Bible Study'  Phone  886-9482 or 886-7107  Affiliated with the  Pentecostal Assemblies  of Canada  J(k Sfr 3(1-  ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S  & ST. AIDAN'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Parish Family Eucharist  Combined service at  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons 10 a.m.  Church School 10 a.m.  Rev. J.E. Robinson, 886-8436  -3ft 3(1 3ft-  CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  North of Hwy. 101 on Park Rd.  Gibsons  Sunday School 9:30 a.m.  Morning Worship 11:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship 7:00 p.m.  Weekly Home Fellowship Groups  Rev. Dale D. Peterson  886-2611  ~3fk *9(k <S&-  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  Worshtp The Lord With Us"  Pastor Arie de Vos   3ft 3ft 3ft   CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  SOCIETY  SERVICES  Sunday Service &  Sunday School 11:45 a.m.  Wednesday 7:3�� Pm-  in United Church Building  Davis Bay  885-2506 or 886-7882   3ft 3ft 3ft   PENDER HARBOUR  PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  Lagoon Road, Madeira Park  Pastor Tim Shapcotte  883-2374 or 883-2870  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship       11:00 a.m.  Prayer & Bible Study  Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.   3ft 3ft 3ft   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  -jyb ��& <s&-  THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST  OF LATTER DAY SAINTS  Davis Bay Rd. - Wilson Creek ��� Davis Bay Community Hall  Sacrament Service 9:00 a.m. Sunday School 9:55 a.m.  Branch President Reg. H. Robinson 886-2382   ,3?     .'&     Sfr   From the Legislature  Coast News, December 2,1985  19.  by Don Lockstead  How would you feel if the  government took your tax  money and opened a business in  competition with yours across  town?  You'd probably feel the same  way residents of B.C.'s  Kootenay region and  shareholders in British Columbia Resources Investment Corporation (BCRIC) feel about  the northeast coal project.  Shareholders in BCRIC have  borne the brunt of the government's policy, according to  Westar Mines President Gary  Livingstone. Westar is BCRIC's  coal mining subsidiary for the  former Kaiser operation in  southeastern B.C.  Livingstone says this year  northeast coal has cost his company 400,000 tonnes in  shipments, $28 million in  revenue or about 100 jobs.  The other major producer in  the southeast, Fording Coal,  has also been hit hard. Fording  president Jack Morrish says his  company is willing to live with a  share of the oversupply problem  but feels that northeast coal has  caused the southeast region to  "shoulder the entire problem",  problem".  Northeast coal is a political  development and the Socreds  are using their influence with  the Japanese to buy northeast  coal, at the expense of private  sector producers in the  Kootenays. Local people feel  their tax dollars are being used  to put them out of work and  they don't like it..  In developing northeast coal,  Bill Bennett's government made  a bad business decision, using  taxpayers' money. They spend  hundreds of millions of tax  \. dollars to open two new coal  mines during a time of stagnant  demand for coal, declining  prices, and worker layoffs in the  southeast.  The wisdom of northeast coal  was questioned from the beginning. For example, a study done  in 1980 for the mayors of the  southeast coal, region recommended aginst the project. It  pointed out that there was not a  sufficient market to absorb coal  from both northeast and  southeastern B.C.  Unfortunately the Socreds  did not listen. Bill Bennett went  ahead and spent about $700  Aquaculture zoning  bedevils SCRD  A meeting between the  regional board and; the  Ministry of Lands, Parks and  Housing regional director for  the lower mainland, Mr. Joe  Loyer, is to be arranged by  Minister of Lands, Parks and  Housing, Anthony Brummet,  according to a letter received by  the Sunshine Coast Regional  District (SCRD) board at last  Thursday's meeting.  The meeting is io, deal with  the thorny problem of  aquaculture zoning on the Sunshine Coast, a problem made  more complicated and controversial by the Wood Bay and  Earls Cove Scantech developments.  . In the letter Brummet says  that he takes 'no issue with the  role that the regional district has  played jin ^promoting aquaculture on the Sunshine Coast';  He goes on to congratulate  the board for their initiatives in  developing the industry but says  that he has found no illegalities  in the way in which Scantech  was issued its temporary permit  to install a fish farm at Wood  Bay.  Area A alternate director  William Lawrenuk strenuously  objected to the way in which the  board has handled this problem, and pointed to by-law 264  as the cause of much of the recent controversy. Lawrenuk  also said that he felt the board  did not give enough consideration to the question and that  they must immediately address  the problem.  Planning director Brett  McGillivray, disagreed with  ^Lawrenuk. In a conversation  with the Coast News  McGillivray said that although  Lawrenuk had been conscientious in coming to many board  meetings he had unfortunately  missed many of the planning  committee meetings where  aquaculture zoning and the  Scantech problem had been  thrashed out at great length.  Reviews of the status of  waterfront are presently being  undertaken and the board has  tabled the question until the inauguration of newly elected  Area A Director Gordon  Wilson so that he can participate fully in the matter.  ���������' In further correspondence to  the board, the Area A Area  ? Planning;'���'���"Comriifssidft (APC) *  has ^quested that the planning  develop a settlement plan for  Area A, primarily to avoid further conflicts arising out of the  R-3 zoning presently found in  by-law 96.  The APC asks that any development permits pertaining to  the Scantech Earls Cove proposals be held in abeyance until  the SCRD has clarified the zoning in that area. The APC indicates that it cannot support  any Scantech proposal at Earls  Cove at this time, not only  because of zoning confusion but  because the future ramifications  of the proposed use of the  Scantech property are as yet.  unknown.  Gibsons streetscape  Shoppers and visitors in  lower Gibsons have probably  noticed the Streetscape Inven-  I   DEPENDABLE  CHIMNEY CLEAN  DECEMBER  SPECIALS  Free chimney  inspection  tory on display in several shop  windows.  The inventory is a pictorial  essay on the history of main  buildings in the old Landing  area.  It was prepared by Ruby  Buick and photographer June  Boe with a $2000 grant from  B.C. Heritage Trust. Half the  time for the project was  donated by Buick and Boe on a  cost-sharing basis.  A second component of the  project is a base for walking  tours of historical sites in the  ;area, also on display. Tour  maps will be made available to  the public at a later date.  ssSSrSi-  *$&&  tf>  GN*  ov  tf>��  5S333SES3SES  *"      .*SS��S!Z  million of taxpayers' money on  northeast coal. Along with a  number of serious financial problems, trie Socred minister Don  Phillips has said the hole on one  of the northeast mines was put  in the wrong place.  In response to pressure from  the Socred government, the  Japanese are buying 100 per  cent of output from the northeast. They're also paying a  price 20 per cent higher than  coal from the southeast.  Meanwhile, southeastern coal  producers have faced three  volume cuts and two price cuts  by the Japanese since 1982.  Over 800 jobs have, been lost in  the region since 1981. This  represents about $24 million in  salaries and wages gone from  the region. As the president of  BCRIC's southeast coal mine  put it, "we're taking it right on  the nose".  It's no way to build a province.  Cote Abmi tjeti/t Cm?  NOW 6 DAYS A WEEK  CRAIG ROWLAND  Open Mon. - Sat. for your convenience  ��� BRAKES* SHOCKS ��� MUFFLERS ���  No job too big or small - we do it alt.   SUNSHINE ��� U   RAKE & MUFFLE fl  mjiopro 885-7600 autopro  Wharf Rd. & Dolphin St.  BEAT THE SNOW  9  4 x 4 PICKUP TRUCKS   *__,  5  ��/��  FIWANCING UP TO 48 MTHS.  Q O.A.C. LIMITED TIME  All Vz and 3A Ton Trucks  2 and 4 Wheel Drives  9.���  Chevettes - only 3 left  call 885-5131 Today!  Sunshine IB  Wharf Rd.; Sechelt    115-5131  Serving the  Gibsons area  KOHUCH APPLIANCE REPAIRS  The Appliance "SPECIALISTS"  WE SERVICE ALL MAKES & MODELS OF  ��� Major Appliances    ��� Small Appliances  ��� Hot Water Tanks     ��� Commercial Refrigeration  ��� Vacuum Cleaners    ��� Microwave Ovens  And many other commercial & household appliances  "WE CARE" about your appliances  15 "|to^i*?*ri��ITf St��UCTU8E it the  Sfe ^ttl#rJ|*filTiWE Sttfi^HlNE COAST  _��_^mf_tm^_t_m_M_m_______m  ���.".A, . W,��  OPEN 6 DAYS A WEEK 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.  Across from McLeod's      ODE   fiOAT Emergency Res. No.  Cowrie St., Sechelt OOD'SJIW I 885-5253 or 885-2340  DISCOVER  MEAHTIHTGr  TO LIFE!  A FIVE-WEEK PRESENTATION  ��� Why don't "Money and Things"  bring fulfillment?  ��� Why do some people seem so happy?  ��� How can I stop worrying about the  future?  ��� How can discouragement be turned into  personal success?  ��� How can I know God exists or cares?  ��� Do faith and prayer really bring results?  ��� How can my famaly "Get it all together"?  MONDAYS Dec. 2, Dec. 9, Dec. 16, TBA  7 P.M. - 8:30 P.M., CHATELECH SECONDARY  Snowed out last MONDAY WILL BEGIN TONIGHT, Mon., Dec. 2  For more info. 885-9813 Coast News, December 2,1985  Look For  STOCKING  STUFFERS  886-8557  Here  Frozen Bulk  SHRIMP  12.67 kg  See us for LOBSTER - Live & Tails  Open 7 Days a Week Fresh Seafood - Takeout  886-7888  WE WISH  EVERYONE  A  Happy Holiday  Season  Fogg's Market  'your convenience store*  8 am - 10:30 pm  7 days a week  886-8515  The  Doll's  Mouse  QEEM  jS  Children's  2nd Hand  Consignment  Boutique  Quality used clothing  New & Used  TOYS  equip. & maternity  also RENTALS  Santa Comes to the Village!  SAT. DEC. 7th  1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m,  The Harbour Cafe  He will arrive by "Pumper Truck"  Next to  Variety Foods  past Ken's Lucky Dollar  ^  886-8229  vct^e  ��^        SQOi)  (Neg. available for additional copies)  GIFT BASKETS  For Everyone On Your  Shopping List  1 Bath Goodies  ��� Winemaking Supplies  �� Coffees, Teas, Spices  ��� Candy & Dried Fruit  Lots of  Stocking Stuffers  COME IN, HAVE A COFFEE  & WE WILL HELP YOU WITH  YOUR IDEAS  Lower Gibsons  next to the Hunter Gallery  Open Sunday Dec. 23 10 - 4  2nd Annual  SANTA SACK DRAW  ���   s       i.-.i,-  Enter your name with any purchase.  DAILY DRAWS STARTING DEC. 13TH  for the 12 Days of Christmas  .   ...We Oj '.'  Watch for specials, late night shopping, Santa,  Carolers, Danish Christmas supper and more.  Friday, Dec. 13th.  Details in next week's paper.  T^,  Seasons  Greetings  from  STAFF  and  SALES  PEOPLE  at  886-8107  Gibsons  0irl SGuys  Hair.: Salon  a  HOLIDAY  WITH STYLE  call 886-2120  99  KIDS!  (12 and under)  Enter the Coast News  & Village Merchants'  ���*  r  ��� Make your own 'super duper' Christmas  greeting  ��� Print your name, age, address and  phone number on the back.  ��� Drop your drawing off at any of the  participating merchants listed on this  page ^  ��� Mail your entry as soon as possible to  the Coast News  Box 460  Gibsons, BC VON 1V0  FILM (and flash)_  Make great  STOCKING  STUFFERS  886-2947  Gower Point Rd., Gibsons (By the Omega Restaurant)  Winners will receive prizes and have their  drawings published in the Coast News on  December 16 so grab your crayons and  ENTER  TODAY!  Christinas!  Gibsons Landing        OPEN SEVEN DAYS A WEEK  OPEN FOR BREAKFAST AT 7:00 A.M.  Lunches Served Daily  Specializing in Fresh Home Baking  Don't Miss our  DANISH "SANTA" SUPPER  Friday, Dec. 13th 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.  886-2261 OPEN BOXING DAY  - 20 Years Professional Experience -  Weddings ��� Portraits  ��� Family ���  ��� Commercial ���  We come to you anywhere on  the Sunshine Coast or you visit our studio.  To make arrangements call 886*3049  886-9213  Upstairs above the NDP Bookstore  Custom Picture Framing  Original art, hand dipped candles, pottery, blown  glass, wooden toys; also colourful posters and art cards.  Give the Gift of Art this Christmas  GIFTS OF ALL KINDS  Big or Small  For something  just a little different  - made with love & pride  WE APPRECIATE  YOUR PATRONAGE  Lighthouse  Cottage  Industries  in the Omega Block  "We  have the  HOLIDAY  SPIRIT'  at GRAMMA'S  PUB  MASTERCARD  VISA  AM. EX.  Cold Beer  & Wine Store  OPEN  TIL  FRnnrniP^i  PUP  Sunshine Coast  N.D.P. BOOKSTORE  Christmas Shopping?  H mm... BOOKS!  A Novel Idea.  GIFT CERTIFICATES OPEN 7 DAYS  AVAILABLE 886-7744 A WEEK  "SANTA'S HEADQUARTERS"  OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK  Mon. thru Fri. til 7 p.m.  Saturdays 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.  Sundays 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  ^Knitwii  Hwy 101, midway up the hill  SPECIALIZING  IN QUALITY YARNS  Angora, mohair, silks &  more  ^\J\^G Handcrafted  soO^     WOODEN TOYS  GIFT CERTIFICATES  AVAILABLE  886-2717  m  A Large Selection  of  INEXPENSIVE  GIFTS  For All Ages  OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK  Until Christmas  886-3812  4 doors from Dockside Pharmacy  ��� formerly The Landing Beauty & Barbershop ���  886-3916  Christmas Specials  $600 off Perms & Colours  thru Dec. 14  $200 Qpp ShampOO & Set for Seniors  Fridays only (Dec. 6th thru Christmas)  -__-.____ ; 9.  At the  - DAKIN STUFFED TOYS  From 99* to 929"  - AND MANY OTHER GIFT ITEMS  ��� Ask for your FREE  'Koala Bear" with  Purchase (Limit 1 per customer)  GIBSONS marina  7 DAYS - 8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.


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