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 Legislative Library  Parliament Buildings  Victoria, BC V8V 1X4  87.6  by Fran Burnside  The creation and enactment of a playet showing Cro-Magnon man's discovery of 'Spokeshave', a stone  on which he could sharpen his spears, helped win these Roberts Creek Elementary students second place  at the 'Olympics of the Mind' competition held recently in North Vancouver. See story for details.  With today's emphasis on  physical fitness and the avid attention we pay to our athletic  heroes, it is an interesting twist  to contemplate young people involved in a competition known  as 'The Olympics of the Mind'  (OM).  Seven Grade 5 students from  Roberts Creek Elementary,  coached by Mrs. Linda Kyle,  recendy took part in such a  competition in North Vancouver, and their efforts won  them second place and a chance  to compete in the provincial  championships in Delta on  April 11.  The OM Program was  developed in the US in 1978 to  stimulate and develop students'  creative problem solving  abilities by providing interesting  and challenging problems. Students test their solutions against  those of students from other  schools.  In choosing to create a 'cave  play' for part of the competition, local students Tige  Pollock, Christy Stoochnoff,  Dallas Finnigan, Ben Tveter,  Miriam Kirk, Anna Kyle and  Adam Gibson had to incorporate a number of criteria.  They had to represent a fire,  make and use a musical instrument, incorporate a bone tool  or implement, draw a cave  painting of an animal during the  play, make an animal that  moves, and the theme of their  play had to revolve around an  invention or special happening  that helped the cave people.  The students ultimately made  up a story about Cro-Magnon  man's discovery of the 'spokeshave', a piece of rock shaped  like a disc with a bite out of it  against which cave men could  rub  their  spears  to  sharpen  them.  The students were not allowed to get any outside help whatsoever in writing their play or  creating the components they  needed for it, and they were  subsequently marked heavily on  both their creativity and style.  They were allowed to spend a  maximum of $50 US on  materials, and the locals gained  extra points for spending only  $20 US.  In addition to their play, the  group also had to compete in  spontaneous problem solving of  problems given to them on the  day of the competition.  A win at the provincial  'Olympics of the Mind' competitions in April would see  these local thinkers travel to  Mount Pleasant, Michigan, for  the World Championships.  10:30 am ferry!  Sunshine Coast residents may have won their battle for a  10:30 am ferry sailing. Last Saturday, Sunshine Coast  Regional District Transportation Committee Chairman, John  Shaske received a phone call from the B.C. Ferry Corporation representative Jim Price, who told him that the sailing  would be reinstated on May 15 and would not be automatically cancelled next fall.  Instead, Shaske told the Coast News, the Ferry Corporation will review the ridership in the fall and make their decision at that time as to whether the additional sailing is warranted.  The Sunshine  Published on the Sunshine Coast      25* per copy on news stands   March 16,1987       Volume 41        Issue 11  Given communty support  Purdy confident of  theatre project success  by John Burnside  On the last day of school before spring break, Cedar Grove students released balloons in honour of Rick  Hansen, to whose Man in Motion campaign they donated $120. ���Fran Burnside photo  Up almost $3 million  Schools budget soars  by Ken Collins  Late Thursday afternoon, the  Sunshine Coast School District  46 finally adopted a budget to  be submitted to the provincial  government.  The total budget comes to  $13,548,951, which is  $2,947,584 over last year. The  district fiscal framework laid  down by the province is only  $10,154,656, which means  $3,394,295 will to be obtained  from other sources and additional' taxation.  Explaining their position the  Board issued the following press  release:  "The Board of School  Trustees for School District 46  operates under the jurisdiction  of the Ministry of Education in  establishing the cost of operating and maintaining a school  school district.  "It is ;a commonly held view  that the education system has  been bac\ly underfunded and  limited by restraint. The Board  has the authority to make any  addition it deems to be  necessary to improve the system  by taxation.  "In developing the current  budget document, the Board  has   considered   first   and  foremost the needs of children  served by this educational  system. It has also met its legal  obligations.  "The Board believes that  although the local cost of the  budget is much greater than last  year's, it is one which is  necessary to adequately meet  the identified needs of this  district's public schools.  "We look forward to community support for this budget  in our attempt to provide quality education."  President of the Sunshine  Coast Teachers* Association,  Bill Forst, voiced concern at last  week's meeting of the school  board, that teachers were being  left out in the dark during planning of the budget. The budget  was not ready as promised and  was released the following evening after the Davis Bay public  meeting on French Immersion.  Teachers were also concerned  with class sizes in the French  Immersion program. Currently  all of the 30 Grade 1 students  plan to continue with Grade 2  and there are 37 new enrollments for Grade 1. It was indicated Grade 1 would be split  but Grade 2 would be a single  class with one teacher and an  aid.  The board explained they  were under much pressure to  complete the budget by March  15, but that they had made  themselves quite available to input from concerned groups and  were confident they were aware  of everyone's concerns.  Park addition  "This is going to be the Sunshine Coast's version of  Stanley Park," Jim Gurney told reporters at the Regional  Board meeting last Thusday. His comment was in reference  to the aquisition of five more acres of land at the base of  Soames Hill which will provide access from the highway to  the park that is already there.  The parcel had been assessed at $50,700 but the Regional  District was able to purchase it for $38,500 bringing the total  area for the park to approximately 100 acres.  Describing the project asc 'the  most exciting project I've been  involved with in a long and not  uneventful life," President Rai  Purdy of the newly-renamed  Gibsons Landing Theatre Project told a public meeting held  at the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre in Sechelt last week that,  given local support, he is entirely confident of the success of  the project.  Purdy explained the recent  decision of the Eileen Glassford  Arts Foundation to change the  name of the society and the  theatre.  "A couple of people pointed  out that there were already two  'Firehall Theatres' in the Lower  Mainland and several more asked about the wisdom of having  two names, that of the society  and that of the theatre it seeks  to build. We are entering the  crucial fund-raising portion of  the project and we decided on  the name Gibsons Landing  Theatre Project as being the  best single working title at this  point. It simply identifies the  type and location of the  project."  Purdy said that upon completion of the building of the  theatre it was possible that the  completed theatre could be  named after the holding of a  public competition.  At the public meeting held  last Tuesday night, Purdy sketched his own extensive background on radio, in the theatre,  and as a television producer in  Toronto, New York and in  Europe.  Dealing head on with questions recently raised about the  viability of the project, Purdy  pointed out that he had been involved in the start-up of two  television stations from bare  land, Scottish Television in  Glasgow and CFTO in Toronto.  "When we started Scottish  Television for Lord Roy Thomson there was no one in Scotland who would put money in  the venture because existing  television stations in London  were losing money. In the first  year we made $1,000,000 clear  profit. The point is there are  many ways to do anything. The  way to build and run a small  theatre is with great economy,  and that we shall do."  Purdy pointed out that the  project had hired noted architect Paul Merrick, a native  son and summer resident of the  Sunshine Coast.  "Paul has been involved in  many such projects," said Purdy, "including one most recently in Prince Rupert. I have no  reason to doubt his estimates  which are that we can build for  a cost of $4,500 per seat of  capacity, well within our project  estimate of $1,500,000."  Purdy noted the differences  between a rural-set theatre with  an urban-based facility. "An  urban-type theatre would not  even look right in our setting,"  according to the Gibsons Landing Theatre Project president.  He pointed out several crucial  differences with the oft-  mentioned Richmond Gatehouse Theatre.  Another contention that Purdy laid to rest was the view that  a theatre for the Coast could be  realized by purchasing the  Twilight Theatre.  "What kind of public relations would that generate, closing the only movie house on the  Coast?" asked Purdy. "AndJ  besides the location is wrong;  There is no better location  possible for the tourist facility  we intent to build than that so  generously made available by  the Town of Gibsons."  Purdy noted that the time  had come for a membership  drive on behalf of the project  and said that Eve Smart and  Cindy Buis were begirining such  a drive at the present time.  "We need numbers to  generate senior government  support and a strong membership list is crucial. We'll be having a weekly information column in the Coast News during  this crucial period as we try to  sign up our supporters. We also  have need of organizing help for  various community fund  raisers. Now is the time to come  forward."  President Rai Purdy of the Gibsons Landing Theatre Project is pictured with the model of the proposed theatre at a public meeting  held in the Arts Centre last week. The renamed project enters a  crucial fundraising phase this month with a membership drive and  art auction planned in the Mariner's Restaurant (across from  Dockside Pharmacy and near Molly's Reach) under the auspices of  the prestigious Vancouver campany of Maynard's Auctioneers.  More than 60 pieces of art by local Coast artists have been donated  for the cause. More details inside. ���John Burnside photo Coast News, March 16,1987  When Rick Hansen left Vancouver on March 21, 1985  on his Man in Motion World Tour, there was some  publicity and support, but Canadians were generally  becoming slightly blase after Terry Fox's world famous  trek across Canada and Steve Fonyo's later accomplishments.  As he made his way down the west coast and over to  Florida an occasional report hit the paper�� His travels  through Great Britain and Europe went virtually unnoticed although the media coverage picked up slightly as he  ventured into the USSR, Poland and Czechoslovakia that  September.  The tour then resumed in Europe, again losing news  reporters' interest as he travelled through the warmer  climates that winter, down through Greece then Jordan  and Israel and on to New Zealand and Australia.  It was there, in Australia, a year after he began his tour,  that the Canadian media seemed to notice that he was still  going strong. The reception he received in China was so  overwhelming that even the most jaded Canadian had to  feel a certain "pride by association".  Rick Hansen started to take on the Canadian image that  we seem to have lost over the last decades: the rugged,  tough determined northerner, capable of surmounting incredible obstacles through pure determination.  After wheeling up the eastern seaboard last summer, his  arrival in Canada at the end of August received much  more publicity and enthusiasm than Canadians had shown  at the time of his departure. Then we discovered that this  man who knew what Canadian winters are like, having  grown up in the north, was determined to travel across the  prairies during the winter.  A reporter asked Rick why he just didn't rest through  the winter and restart the world tour in the spring.  "Our project stands for overcoming adversity and  obstacles," he said. "To run away from winter before we  have even encountered it would be totally against what  we've been working and striving for. We believe that  winter is another obstacle we will have to overcome."  With the help of modern technology and positive thinking Rick Hansen has done exactly that. This may have  been a warm winter on the Sunshine Coast, but on the  prairies they still hit sub-zero temperatures, fierce winds  and snow.  Rick now heads into the home stretch and will be arriving in Vancouver this spring, having instilled a sense of  real pride in Canadians for the kind of person that comes  from our country.  Last summer Mayor Collin Palmer issued a challenge to  coastal communities to see who could raise the most funds  per capita for the Man in Motion Tour. To date, Gibsons  has raised almost $700 and Sechelt an estimated $2200.  Much of that has been the result of individual initiatives by  groups like Supershape in Sechelt whose employees spent  an entire Sunday cutting hair to raise money for the effort.  It is hoped that after resting from his World Tour, Rick  Hansen can be persuaded to travel the Circle Tour of the  Sunshine Coast and Vancouver Island. However the  challenge from Powell River will end this spring once Rick  arrives in Vancouver.  People who want to organize fund-raisers and get on the  bandwagon should contact Maureen Clayton at 885-2629  in Sechelt, or Lillian Kunstler at 886-9058 in Gibsons. It  will be interesting to see how the Sunshine Coast's  response to this challenge measures up to Rick Hansen's  response to his.  ' '< 'Ja^*a f/ff AT  H  *����,,,....TViV.j  M  &&*  >.,  h;  !'������  i i  *���;  f!  r:  'p.!  5 YEARS AGO  An SCRD member was suspended following allegations that scrap material had been sold and the proceeds improperly allocated.  Describing the budgetary restriction announced by  premier Bill Bennett as "poorly organized, poorly  thought out, inequitable and harmful to the basic  educational program offered in the classrooms of the  school district", local school trustees voted unanimously to refuse to submit a budget by March 31.  The regional board goes on record as finding allegations made by Director Charles Lee regarding the  regional board staff and salaries as being "just not  right".  Mayor Bud Koch announces that abuse of the Sunshine Coast Regional District by his aldermen will no  longer be tolerated.  Chairman of the first Economic Development Commission, Al Wagner, recommends that the regional  district hire Oddvin Vedo as Economic Development  Commissioner. Vedo comes from a similar position in  the Bulkley Valley.  20 YEARS AGO  Estimates of a Sechelt Boat harbour amounting to  $220,000 are included in estimates to the federal  budget.  40 YEARS AGO  Bank of Montreal offers loans at rates of 31/2 and 4V2  per cent to facilitate cash purchases of consumer  goods. You can, says the bank, borrow $100 for as little  as 17 cents per month.  The Sunshine  pa m  Publisher & Managing Editor Co-Publisher  John Burnside M.M. Vaughan  Editorial  Penny Fuller  Advertising  Fran Burnside  Linda Dixon  John Gilbert  Production  Jan Schuks  Saya Woods  Bonnie McHeffey  Distribution  Steve Carroll  ^       (*cKia     ' _��  *S_.�� v-"   ,._$r*  The Sunshine COAST NEWS is a co-operative locally owned newspaper,  published on the Sunshine Coast, B.C. every Monday by Glassford Press  Ltd., Box 460 Gibsons BC VON 1V0. Gibsons Tel. 886-2622 or 886-7817;  Sechelt Tel. 885-3930. Second Class Mail Registration No. 4702.  The Sunshine COAST NEWS is protected by copyright and reproduction  of any part of it by any means is prohibited unless permission in writing is  first secured from Glassford Press Ltd., holders of the copyright.  SUBSCRIPTION RATES  Canada: 1 year $35; 6 months $20; Foreign; 1 year $40  This picture showing a large specimen of Douglas Fir, was taken  through the forest in 1926 or 1925. It shows the logging procedure  of that date as carried out by the Jackson Brothers logging show, at  Grafton Bay on the northwest shore of Bowen Island, behind Hutt  Island. This log section is actually about halfway down from the  booming ground and camp at Grafton Bay. The log is being skidded out by a tractor which was actually quite modern for that  period. The Jacksons had a large gasoline powered four cylinder  Caterpillar called a 60 Cat which was very effective in hauling out  the logs. One end of the log section was pulled over a heavy steel  ���photo courtesy Hugh Inglis  pan about four feet square which kept the log from digging into the  ground. The pan and the log were then hauled out by the Cat. The  Cat was operated by Lawrence Stonewall Jackson II, L.S.  Jackson's younger brother. Mrs. Jackson senior believed her first  L.S.J, son was lost when he took up a sailor's life so when she had  another son she gave him the same name. Shown are Walter Green  of a resident Bowen Island family, a rigging-slinger; Hugh Inglis,  chokerman; and Ken Hilyard who is believed to have been running  the Jackson Yarding donkey at the logging site. At that time it was  sometimes necessary to row to work from Gibsons.  Maryanne's Viewpoint  Women worry the military  by Maryanne West  We've all heard about the  submarine base at Nanoose Bay  on Vancouver Island and that  US nuclear powered and  presumably armed submarines  ply Georgia Strait on a regular  basis, but we never see these  denizens of the deep on our side  of the strait and it's easy to  forget them.  Those living on the island and  concerned about peace and the  survival of humanity keep a  continuous vigil outside the  Comox Naval Base. It demands  a high degree of dedication and  concern because the base is hid- ,  den in the trees and those v  gathering outside the gates are  virtually a voice in the void.  However, there is a communication centre with radio  towers, satellite dishes and  weather station atop the rocky  summit of Winchelsea Island,  otherwise uninhabited, and last  summer perhaps feeling the  need to make a more visible  symbolic gesture, eight women  calling themselves the  Motherpeace Action Group  planned and executed a picnic  on the little island. They were of  course seen, (the Navy is  understandbly   very   security  conscious) and apprehended.  The trial was re-scheduled  from October to January and  last week I received a report  from Jane Hastings which I  thought you would enjoy too.  The trial was held in  Parksville during this winter:  cold spell with the daytime high  temperature hovering around  zero to two degrees. Supporters  came from all up and down the  island and as there wasn't room  in the tiny courtroom they  gathered outside for a peace  vigil while they waited for the  routine cases of traffic infractions to be dealt with.  "Everybody had candles",  Jane writes, "and we were standing out there freezing, dripping  wax all over out mittens. Someone sang a hymn and the  bailiff came out and said: "If  we don't have quiet out there,  you'll all be in here too." Obviously we upset him.  "The Commanding Officer  of the base was not a happy  man. He was a medium-sized,  wiry, very brusque individual.  He came in uniform, looking  very official. He was obviously  irritated by having to push his  way through the throng of people standing holding candles  and singing peace songs. When  inside, he paced up and down  the hall, slapping his gloves.  "The courtroom was  miniscule. In it were the prosecutor, the defence lawyer, the  eight defendants and the judge.  Spectators were let in one or  two at a time. It was from one  of these that I heard what went  on in there.  "The arresting officer from  the marine police began telling  hi story. He kept referring to  two-man boats, saying a two-  man boat came ashore and two  women got out. Then two more  two-man boats came ashore and  two women got out of each.  "Finally the judge couldn't  stiffle his giggling any longer:  "Actually" he said, "I think  you are in breach of the  Charter. You should be referring to these as two-person  boats."  "Anyway it was agreed that  four two-man boats landed and  eight women got out. They were  arned they would be arrested,  but they persisted in coming  ashore. They took a picnic cloth  and broke bread and sang some  hymns and the officer kept telling them not to do it, but they  kept on. He said he tried to stop  them from singing but they  wouldn't stop, so finally he arrested them. At that point a  recess was called.  "When Jane came back from  iunch, people were milling  around in various degress of  jubilation.  "The judge had asked the  defence attorney to make a motion for dismissal. The women  had not been above the high tide  line, so there had been a false  arrest and the case was dismissed."  Jane goes on to describe an  incident when she lived across  from Nanoose Harbour and  watched the black submarines  going by her dining room window.  "It would come down, stay  for a while and then go back. I  went out to look at one once. I  had a rubber boat with a little  motor on the back. I jumped in  my boat and went out to have a  closer look at this thing, and  guys started up out of the hatch  with guns! Here was a little old  lady in a rubby boat, which you  could have done in with a pin,  but they came up brandishing  guns and motioning me away.  So I had a rude gesture and  went off."  I guess we've forgotten too  that the strait is used as a testing  range. It must be about 20 years  since the Navy lobbed shells into Roberts Creek by mistake!  Coast Lines  Snail farming for Coast?  by Nancy MacLarty  I don't know about you, but  I find all the uproar about  aquaculture here on the Sunshine Coast very upsetting. On  the one hand, people in the industry say it's a sure fire  method of improving our  economy.  Besides jobs on the fish farms  themselves, they say that offshoot businesses and industries  will spring up, all thanks to  aquaculture. Off-shoots such as  fish processing, feed mills, construction, tracking and other  related businesses.  On the other hand, groups  are being formed to push for the  strict regulation of fish farming.  They are fearful of pollution,  degradation of the wild salmon  stock, loss of tourist dollars and  the "selling off" of our  foreshore to-foreign interests.  Some waterfront residents  live in fear of waking up some  morning to find their serenity  and view spoiled by pens of fish  and noisy equipment.  Whichever way you feel, pro  aquaculture or con, I think I  have a solution which will appeal to everyone. It's quiet,  won't pollute, takes very little  capital and could provide jobs  or extra cash for most everyone  on the Coast...and will even  save money for all us gardeners.  What is it? The culture and  domestication of shelless mol-  lusks, or, to put it in layman's  terms, "slug farming".  Don't laugh until you've read  further. In California, snails  were a big problem for anyone  who tried to grow citrus...but  snails, or escargots, were a  delicacy. So someone had the  bright idea of having homeowners collect the snails instead  of spending their hard earned  cash on snail pellets. The result?  A flourishing cottage industry.  People, instead of looking  upon snails as pests, were  gathering and delivering them  to local gourmet restaurants.  Some folks even started their  own snails pens in their  backyards. In California, snails  are a hot commodity.  So, why couldn't that happen  here? Lord knows, we have  enough slugs to go around...  and they're record size. We even  have different breeds. Large,  black, horned slugs, camouflage slugs, and the straight old  garden variety slug, or  "Limace" as they're called in  French.  You see, that's one of the big  drawbacks to slugs...their  name. But Limace, or shelless  mollusks, sounds much better,  if not more appetizing. I think  the first thing the Limace industry would have to do (with  government money, of course)  is to hire a public relations firm  to promote the product. Once  the market is there...we're  golden!  According to Dave Raworth,  an entomologist with Agriculture Canada, "slugaculture" is  a very simple proposition. Just  give them a dark, warm, damp  area and they're in slug heaven.  He even offered to send me a  photo of two slugs mating, but I  declined. After all, this is a  family paper.  Male or female, they lay  about 100 eggs at a time, are  nocturnal vegetarians and need  very little care. Just leave out  clean kitchen compost for them  each evening, water the ground  if it's dry and they'll fatten up in  no time.  However, our Limace are territorial and Mr. Raworth tells  me that they will "rasp" other  slugs who tread on their turf...  even kill each other. So that  means keeping separate areas  for different families to keep  aggression to a minimum.  But still, these areas don't  have to be too large, even for  thousands of the little critters.  Furthermore, gardeners, instead  of buying slug pellets, could  harvest wild Limace and deliver  them to the nearest slug farm at  so much per pound. It would be  a great way for senior citizens...  even Scouts and Brownies, to  make money for their organizations.  Shelless mollusks are made  up of proteins and water and  could be very nourishing and  even tasty if prepared in the  right manner. Perhaps we could  obtain the services of someone  like Madame Benoit to invent  gourmet recipes. How about  "Limace aux Lemon", "Limace Noir avec Hollandaise" or  "Limace Frites". What about  getting McDonald's to try  marketing "McMollusks"?  There's no end to the  possibilities.  The Sunshine Coast could  start to feed third world countries, and all because of the lowly slug. No doubt governiment  grants would be available, for  those wanting to start up  businesses and no special equipment or training would be  necessary. Our economy would  boom, our gardens would grow  and the uproar over aquaculture  would be a thing of the past.  So listen up Forests and  Lands. Before you grant all  those foreshore leases;, think  about slugs. They could boost  our economy with the roinimum  of upset to residents, foreshore  or ecosystem.  The fishermen would be happy, the tourists and boaters  could retain their sheltered harbours and the entrepreneurs,  along with the ordinary citizen,  would be hauling in the profits.  Then we could all s;it back and  enjoy this precious little piece of  God's country thai; we live in  and contemplate our good fortune and good neighbours.  All this while munching on  another handful of dry, salted  Limace...manufactured on the  Sunshine Coast of course.  1 >*���JSjj^Sf1?  7Z% m fmumr of  capital pimtBljment!  AM*"  (r>  Students do well  Editor:  Spring Break has arrived for  the pupils and educators of the  Sunshine Coast; the following  exam results reveal the high  level of achievement of many of  the members of that educational  partnership.  In January of this year 140  government final examinations  were written by Sunshine Coast  pupils. More pupils from  Pender and Chatelech will join  those from Elphinstone in tackling this task in June. At this  break we should reflect on the  January results. Failure rates  are always a concern; in this session, 96.4 per cent of results  were of passing or better standing. This success rate is appreciably above a 90 to 95 per  cent average for the province.  Sunshine Coast pupils achieved on the average within three  per cent of the provincial  averages. Many pupils achieved  well above that provincial  average; Sunshine Coast pupils  earned more A and B level  grades than their provincial  counterparts in four courses including English, Communications, and History 12. In addition, school and exam marks  were found to be acceptably  close by Ministry of Education  standards in approximately 90  per cent of the cases.  Spring Break is an appropriate time for us to  recognize those individual  achievements, wish our educational communitv a well deserved, refreshing break, and encourage the school community  to return on March 23 to further  excellence. ,  D.C. Stigant, Primcpal  Elphinstone Secondary School  Soccer wrap-up  Editor:  Sunshine Coast Youth Soccer  is over. On behalf of the parents  and team members, who have  had a great season, I would like  to thank the people who gave  their time and energy to such a  Fine Dining,  by the Sea   :  THE  BONNIEBROOK LODGE  Open Thurs. thru Sat. from ,5:.3() pm  Rest-rvat ions Suggested 886-2887  worthwhile sport.  Our special thanks go to the  referees Daniel and Harvey  Bist, who came out every Saturday, rain or shine, and dealt  with rules and personalities in a  fair and honest manner.  Thanks also to the coaches  who do such a great job of instilling in our sons and  daughters a sense of fair play  and sportsmanship. We hope  that we will see them back next  year.  With appreciation  Doreen Richardson  1862 -1987  ADVANCED GERMAN ENGINEERING  THf HOBBYIMMC 900 SERIES  ?  ��  ^  German engineering brings you the  incredible new budget-priced  Hobbymatic* 900 Series sewing  machines More stitches i More versatility! More reliability1 More for the  money1  ��� Up to 26 stitch programs1  ��� Available with 6 special satin  embroidery stitches  ��� Pushbotton-easy stitch selection  & buttonholing  ��� Snap-on sewing (eet  ��� Converts in seconds from flat bed  to free arm  Coast News, March 16,1987  Editor's note: the following was  received for publication.  Honourable Harold Long  4794B, Joyce Avenue  Powell River, V8A 3B6  Dear Sir:  I am writing to express my indignation at the continued increase in ferry fares combined  with a reduction in service over  the past few years.  My wife and I are only two of  hundreds of people who have  retired here after having earned  all of their present income in  other provinces. All that money  - literally millions of dollars annually - which comes from  elsewhere is being dumped into  the economy of this riding.  When we moved here it was  with the expectation that the  late ferry sailing would continue. It is now almost prohibitively expensive to take in an  evening concert or sports event  in Vancouver.  Had we known that this  reduction in ferry service would  occur I doubt that we would  have settled here. Surely, this  situation will make the Sunshine  Coast much less attractive to  retirees and be a strong negative  influence on local economies.  Another irritant is that taxpayers here pay their share of  infrastructures servicing other  B.C. residents but are expected  to shoulder a disproportionate  share of their own highway/  ferry link. Why should we be  expected to pay part of the Sky  Train deficit through provincial  revenues, for example, given the  treatment we get?  I accept that you, personally,  support improved service but  you are obviously running into  trouble 'upstairs'. As our  representative, you have to convince others in government that  good ferry service to this area is  worth its cost.  Suppose that, prior to the  next election, the NDP were to  commit itself to improved ferry  service here; do you anticipate  that Social Credit would hold  this riding in the face of that?  Allan A. Gibb  i��l  ORTGAGE  UPOJ.YE  Mar 13  6 mo.  i yr-  2yr.  3yr.  4yr.  5 yr.  1st  8.50  9.25  10.00  10.25  10.25  10.25  2nd  10.50  11.00  11.50  12.50  V.R.M.  Professional Real Estate Service  Stan and Diane Anderson  (Off.) 885-3211 (Res.) 885-2385 Vancouver Toll Free: 684-8016  Anderson Realty Ltd., Sechelt  Mappy  40tk  ^/tnnluers aru  to Jock and Freda  Love,  M.J.B. & Families  WW^m^m^m^m^tmaaWmmm^*^^mm*^mm��,W^  ' J% _i maamammmammamatmammhOmaam _i _i -fc i  Quote of the Week  0 ye that dwell on earth! 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Be sure to check the sale table  for excellent bargains ���  example: genuine leather,  aerobic-look runners.  s29  95  Send" the kids back to school after  spring break in a new pair from  Suinnadme^ SPhceb  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons, B.C.  886-2624  Posh - 20 kg hag  FERTILIZER  68-6, 41010, 12-4-4 or Moss Killer  Onderwater Assorted ��� per pack  GARDEN RULBS  McKenzie's  DUTCH ONION SETS  California  ROSEBUSHES  2.49   IVV  7.49  SSSuper\yu  IN EVERY WAY  Sunnycrest Mall,  Gibsons  SUNNYCREST MALL  %  B & D SPORTS  BLACKS CAMERAS  CANADIAN IMPERIAL  BANK OF COMMERCE  CHICO'S  COIN SHOP  COMMUNITY INFORMATION  SYSTEMS  DEE'S FINE CLEANING  GIBSONS TRAVEL  GREEN SCENE  HENRYS BAKERY  HOME HARDWARE  J'S UNISEX HAIR  JEANNIE'S GIFTS & GEMS  LEEWARD CLOTHING GROUP  LINNADINE'S SHOES  LIQUOR STORE  PARTY STOP  PHARMASAVE  PIPPY'S  RADIO SHACK  -ADVENTURE ELECTRONICS  ROYAL BANK OF CANADA  SEW MUCH MORE  SILKS & LACE  SUNCOAST AGENCIES  SUNNYCREST LAUNDROMAT  SUPER VALU  THE CANDY SHOPPE  TODD'S CHILDREN'S WEAR  TOYS & HOBBIES FOR ALL AGES  YOU-DEL'S DELICATESSEN  WILLEE'S FAMILY RESTAURANT  'a little bit city, a little bit country...the best of both, right here in Gibsons.  ~��~i |Bjibp6|iiKiiili  Coast News, March 16,1987  mportant community meeting  by Jeanie Parker, 885-2163  One cannot emphasize  enough the importance of this  Wednesday's Community Association meeting. It's time for  elections and new people are  urgently required to fill the executive positions. ^  The association is the community's Town Council. It is a  forum for discussion of local  issues, provides a channel for  the residents of Roberts Creek  to express their wishes and concerns, and keeps the community  in touch with what's happening.  It is too important to lose,  especially when there are all  sorts of things going on around  us.  But the association must have  an executive to carry on and the  incumbents   have   done   their  stint. Somebody else must come  forward at the meeting this  Wednesday, March 18, at the  Community Hall starting at 8  pm. Please be there.  FAC__CTY MEETING  Roberts Creek is unique in  having a Facility Committee to  oversee the Joint Use Facility. It  is comprised of two school  board appointees and two  members of the community to  formulate policy within the  terms of the Joint Use agreement and to deal with any problems that arise in the administration of that agreement.  The committee is meeting  next week so now is the time to  voice any complaints, comments, or suggestions. If you  are dissatisfied with the booking  procedure, heating, equipment,  or anything else in the gym or  EASTER SPECIAL  Perm Sale  j -y f\00 from Mar. 3  -*^ thru Mar. 28  Cut, Blow Dry or Set, and Condition  included. (Long hair perm extra)  Call now for appointment Tuesday - Sat.    886-7224  THE HOUSE of GRACE  Products & Courses available  Customer re-orders  Valerie Stevensen  886-8727 evenings after 7:30  PUBLIC  NOTICE  Tenders are invited for the provision of garbage collection services within the Town of Gibsons for the  next three years. Collection is on the basis of weekly  pick-up of two standard size garbage containers per  residential dwelling unit for single family and duplex  residences only.  Tenders should be submitted to the Clerk, Town of  Gibsons, 474 South Fletcher Road, Gibsons, by 4:30  pm March 31, 1987. The Town of Gibsons reserves  the right to reject any or all tenders. Futher information may be obtained from the Clerk.  GIBSONS POOL  SCUBA RODEO  Plus  Activities for ALL Ages  Proceeds to "MAN IN MOTION"  March 29, 5 - 7 pm  EVENT  #1 Tricycle Race Scuba  #2 Balloon Blowing Scuba  #3 Sewing Contest Scuba  #4 Pop Drinking Scuba  #5 Cold Fish Roundup Snorkel  #6 Snorkel Relay Snorkel  #7 Blackout Treasure Hunt Snorkel  OTHER ACTIVITIES:  #8 Fish  Tank  (do not have to pre-register)  #9 Apple Bobbing  Pie Baking Contest and Sale  Refreshments  Fee: $1  Fee: $1  Fee: $1  Fee: $1  Fee: $1  Fee: $2 team of 4  Fee: $1  25*  $1  All events and activities are timed. Rules posted at the Pool  Events 1,2,3 and 4 must hold a current SCUBA Certification Card.  Entry forms at Gibsons Pool or  Diving Locker, Sechelt  Gibsons Swimming Pool 886-9415  Publication of this schedule  sponsored by  Super^XAaki  downstairs, please advise Jeanie  Parker, Harry Almond, or  Marlene Longman. Don't just  sit and grumble to yourself, if  you don't speak up it's assumed  everything is running smoothly.  DRIFTWOOD KUDOS  Driftwood Players not only  scored big with audiences with  their excellent production of  Bus Stop, they win Kudos for  cleaning up so well afterward.  Susan Tveter passes along a big  thanks, she says she didn't have  to do a thing!  Sechelt  Scenario  by Peggy Connor, 885-9347  Sure, and it's everyone's  blood that is green on March  17. That is the day everyone can  give a pint of green.  Green is the first sign of spring, the buds breaking through  the ground or on the trees indicate signs of life renewed.  That is what you can do for  someone, part with some of that  good life saving fluid so somebody may get a new lease on  life, or maybe even give life,  self to be on March 17 from 2 to  8 pm, is the Sechelt Legion  Hall. The Red Cross will be set  up with the volunteers from the  St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary  and others.  A great place to meet up with  many of your friends.  B & P WOMEN  The Sunshine Coast Business  and Professional Women's  Club will meet at the Pebbles  Restaurant on Tuesday, March  17 starting at 6:30 pm. Call  Frances if you plan to attend as  a guest or a member, 885-4725.  Mike Muir will be speaking on  investment counselling.  There will be reports on the  plans for the Fashion Show to  be held on April 7 and 8 at the  Sechelt Indian Band Community Hall.  'Spring Break-Thru' is the  theme for another great look at  fashions by the Sunshine Coast  Business and Professional  Women. Tickets are available  now at manv local stores.  Davis Bay  News 8- Views  by Jean Robinson, 885-2954  The Western Weight Controllers, Branch 51, are having a  Flea Market on Saturday,  March 21, 10 until 12 noon in  the Wilson Creek Hall, where  Laurel meets Davis Bay Road.  Tables are $5 each to rent and  can be obtained by phoning  Joan Newsham 885-2098.  MEETING  The Davis Bay/Wilson Creek  Community Association held its  annual general meeting on  March 9. Year-end reports were  heard from various committees.  Elections then took place.  Elected executives are: Jean  Robinson, President; Turner  Berry, Vice-President; Ed  Cuylits, Treasurer; Bill LeNeve,  Newsham, Jim Smith, Directors.  After refreshments the 25 to  30 people in attendance listened  to counsellor/therapist Eleanor  Mae speak on 'Psychology  -Understanding Ourselves'.  Eleanor took us through the  shock, anger, depression and  finally acceptance of sudden  tragedies we all face from time  to time. We much appreciated  the time she gave us  GARAGE SALE  The Davis Bay Elementary  Parents' Advisory Group is  holding a Garage Sale at the  school, April 11, 10 am to 12  pm. Iris Turner 885-5246 and  Bonnie Wigard 885-9403, are  looking for donations such as  plants, toys, beds, fridges,  White Elephant items, etc.  Almost anything but clothes.  PSYCHIC  coming to  GIBSONS  Sunshine Lodge  Rm 15  Fri., March 27  12 noon to 8 pm  ��� Tarot Cards  ��� Palm Advice  ��� Prices $5 & up  ��� Private Readings  ��� Numerology  ��� Handwriting  ��� No Appointments  ��� 33 Years Experience  Don't miss seeing her  Dole ��� From Central America  BANANAS     kgM ,b.  Dole - Large Size Hawaiian  PINEAPPLE  ea.  Frozen Utility Grade - 3-5 leg  YOUNG 1  TURKEYS��, 2.82 _1  kg  Bulk Fresh  Beef, Pork, Dinner or Beef  SAUSAGE*, 3.29  1.49  No Name Sliced  SIDE  BACON    t.5.93 ��,.  2.69  Oven Fresh  Dinner, Sesame, Crusty or Flour Scones  BUNS  ea.  Oven Fresh - 5 Varieties  MUFFINS  Oven Fresh - 454 gm  CHUCKWAG0N  BREAD  Purex - 4 roll  BATHROOM  TISSUE  Foremost Grade A ��� Dozen  LARGE EGGS  Fortune ��� 284 ml  BUTTON  MUSHROOMS  Heinz ��� Strained or Junior  Not Meat Dinners ���  128 ml Reg. or 213 ml Junior  BABY FOOD  for  1.99  ea.  With 1 Complete  Super Saver  Card  With 1 Complete  Super Saver  Card,  Jello  JELLY  With 1 Complete  Super Saver  Card Coast News, March 16,1987  g^^l^^^m^^^^^^^  by Joan Wilson, 883-9606  Plans are finalized for the exchange between Pender Harbour Secondary and Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia. The  Maritime contingent arrives on  Sunday, March 22, staying a  full week with our students.  Activities planned range from  a canoe trip and picnic, to visits  to Goliath Bay, a fish farm,  local industry and the  Skookumchuck Rapids.  Everyone in the community is  cotian s  invited to meet our guests at a  special potluck dinner at the  school, Wednesday, March 25,  6 pm after a swim at 4:30.  Please call the school to reserve  your spot, 883-2727.  SURPRISE!  Family and friends of Peter  Hunsche faked him out with a  surprise birthday party at Lions  Hall on Saturday night. Peter  isn't 30 or 40, proving that you  can have a party more than  once a decade.  Firemen elections  The Gibsons Volunteer Fire  Department have elected their  executive for 1987 and Randy  Rodrigue will again be Chief,  Mel Buckmaster is Assistant  Chief and Bob Stevens is Deputy Chief.  Cliff Mahlman was elected  Captain of Rescue, Stan Stubbs  will be Captain of Water Supply  and Bob Forsyth is Captain of  Training.  The departments Lieutenants  were also elected: Tim Kof-  tinoff, Truck No. 3; Wayne  Taylor, Truck No. 4; Larry En-  nis, Truck No. 6; Wally Dempster, Truck No. 5; and Mike  Rendleman, Truck No. 2.  Stan Stubbs is the department's Chairman for this year  and Bill Price is Treasurer.  James Johnson will be responsible for Publicity.  BAZAAR  There is still material  available for those willing to  sew for the Community Club  Bazaar, coming up May 2. This  year's raffle has some super  prizes: a beautiful quilt made by  the Pender Harbour Quilters'  Guild, half a case of sockeye  salmon, and a Daiwa rod and  reel.  Tickets are available now  from the Pender Harbour  Quilters' Guild members, Community Club executive, and  Centre Hardware, only $1 each.  MAKING TRACKS  The March meeting of the  Pender Harbour Wildlife Club  will feature Mrs. Winter  demonstrating how to make  and preserve casts of animal  prints. Everyone is welcome  Tuesday, March 24, 7:30 at  Madeira Park Elementary  library.  BARGAIN BARN  Proceeds from the Bargain  Barn go to our own Pender  Harbour Clinic, something that  benefits us all. Please, when  bringing in clothing or house-  arrive  hold goods, wash and repair all  items. The ladies really hate to  unpack dirty stuff that really  should have gone to the dump.  Waste rags are desperately  needed: flannel, old towelling,  cottons, but no polyesters or  jeans, with buttons and zippers  removed.  Would the persons who took  the refrigerator last week please  stop in on Thursday or Saturday and pay for it?  Attention all VHF radio  telephone operators! A  Restricted Radio Telephone  Certificate course is available  free of charge to all interested  persons, at the Pender Harbour  Legion in the last week of  March. Please call 883-1121 to  register.  One important purpose of  this course is to train new  operators and remind experienced ones of the proper  usage of VHF channels. Channel 16 is for emergencies only,  not just idle chatter. Someone's  life may be at stake if you tie up  this channel unnecessarily.  am  All In-Stock  "Red Dot" yarns  .10  "40%   OFF Mar'28.  SUPER SPECIALS! Good Selection of PATTERNS  *Kenmar knit & sew-  Francis Peninsula Place,  Madeira Park  883-2274  MookMT  PAINTS  Cowrie St., Sechelt        Floor Coverings Ltd. 885-2923  Province takes first  step for Sechelts  FINE DINING BY THE SEA  ��� THE BONNIEBROOK LODGE <mOm^  Open Thurs. thru Sat. from 5:30 pm  Reservations Suggested 886-2887  V -.  SO% off all T-Shirts  25% off Wonder Bra Panties  The first step in the second  phase of the Sechelt Indian  Band's transition to self-  government was taken last week  when Stephen Rogers, Minister  of Inter-governmental Relations  placed the Sechelt Indian  Government Enabling Act  before the legislative assembly  in Victoria.  This bill, Bill 4, was one of  Hospice  program  A small group of interested  persons is working toward the  development of a hospice program for the Sunshine Coast.  Hospice programs are established to address the needs of persons and families facing a life-  threatening illness.  The belief is that it is every  person's right to live and die  with dignity, free of pain, to be ���  informed and participate in  decisions affecting their living  and their dying.  Mary Ellen deGrace, a skilled  facilitator with experience in the  development of hospice programs will lead the workshop on  Saturday, March 28 at 9:30 am  to 4 pm at St. John's United  Church in Davis Bay (on the  highway). The cost is $8 per person. Please bring a bag lunch.  To register please phone  Heather Myhill-Jones at  885-3633 or Martha Scales at  885-9285 evenings.  TOTAL PERFORMANCE.  STRATEGIES FOR  CAPITAL GROWTH  rf&  When it comes to total  financial planning,  Investors gives you a  competitive edge: performance.  RETIREMENT AND  ESTATE PLANNING  Suddenly there are a lot of  newcomers offering services  in "total financial planning."  Who do you turn to?  Turn to Investors���the people who  pioneered in the field of comprehensive,  long-term money management strategies.  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Chief Tom Paul told the  Coast News in an interview last  week that once the provincial  act is ratified by the Sechelt  Band members and passed by  the provincial government,  there remains only one more  piece of federal legislation  before the band becomes truly  self-governing.   __L-  *&��*&&*  S*�� See our Incredible  ales racks  Cowrie St., Sechelt  885-2916  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  886-8199  MA  FASHIONS  y^jjfej)  L  The entire  range of  Nutri-Metics products  is dedicated to your  health,, beauty and vitality.  Have an informative good time in  your home or mine.  Phone me at  886-9001 ask for Debby  Give your kitchen a neiv look!  Recover your chairs  5  ed**1 on In-Stock Material  *1800 a chair  =Ted's Upholstery  Highway 101, Sechelt  (next to Sechelt Carpet)  885-2451  40 Years of  Canadian  Citizenship  1947-1987  ������*  April 12-18 is National  Citizenship Week in  Canada. It is a time to celebrate and reflect upon the  strengths and values of  Canadian life - equality,  diversity and community.  Share in the spirit of our  dynamic, multicultural  society. Share in the spirit  ofCanada. Coast News, March 16,1987  by George Cooper, 886-8520  "When I was searching the  Vancouver library for a play for  us to do here on the Sunshine  Coast," said Jay Pomfret, the  presiding genius of the recent  production, Bus Stop, "I knew  from having seen the film that  this would be a good one.  "Still I was reluctant to take  on the directing job, something  I had not done before. But Nest  Lewis encouraged me to do it,  and promised to help with the  production. So I did, and she  took on the task of stage  manager."  What the magical chemistry  was that brought about this  spirited production may not be  readily defined. Certainly, it  was a well-balanced cast, bubbling with enthusiasm.  "We auditioned about twen  ty people over three evenings,  said Jay. "And I would like to  add that we hope to find places  in other plays for those who  were not selected this time."  "The players were such a  conscientious group," said  Nest. "They worked hard and  they worked as a team from the  very start."  And that explains the cohe-  siveness of the production.  But there were other factors  like the appeal of the play to all  ages, and a cast that could project the characters so vividly.  It was no difficulty at all for  those of us in the audience to be  right there with the players in  the bus stop restaurant.  You brought the scene to life  superbly, you players and crew.  It is a pleasure as well to  acknowledge   the   competent  Once widely renown for cutthroat trout fishing, the Glb-  sons/Sechelt area is so depleted that the removal of ten fish could  fish out any given stream. Department of Fisheries Community  Advisor Grant McBain, above, assisted by volunteer Rick Schmidt,  last week took eggs from sea-run cutthroat at L&K Fish Hatchery.  The eggs will be fertilized, hatched, and the fish raised until large  enough to be released. It takes an average of 10 to 15 hours to catch  each fish from the wild. Each female will yield approximately 1000  eggs, of which only 100 will reach maturity. Sea-run cutthroat do  not spawn until four or five years old. The first couple of years are  spent in the fresh water stream. An extensive enhancement program is being developed and volunteers are being sought.  ���Ken Collins photo  At Gibsons Council  Protection of the seawaik  from Armour's Beach, planning  support for a newly formed  Heritage Society, and the possible difficulties caused by  overloaded logging trucks passing through the municipality  were among the items discussed  at the planning meeting of Gibsons Council last week.  Planner Rob Buchan informed council that funds were  available to conduct a feasibility  study into the construction of a  breakwater at Armour's Beach  to protect the seawaik which  was badly damaged in January  storms this year. He was  authorized to investigate the  possibility of obtaining funds to  conduct the feasibility study.  Council also authorized  Buchan to devote some planning time to assist the newly  formed Heritage Society which  seeks to identify historical sites  within the municipality.  Concern about overloaded  logging trucks damaging municipal roads led council to instruct that a letter be sent to the  Volunteer  If you can give two hours a  week to do volunteer work, you  could be helping an adult living  on the Sunshine Coast who  needs to learn basic reading and  writing skills.  Tutors to help with this Adult  Basic Literacy Education program are needed immediately in  the Sechelt area. Please call the  Volunteer Action Centre at  885-5881.  Ministry of Forests expressing  their concerns. One truck is  reported to have overturned on  Highway 101 last week.  In other planning matters, it  was decided that trees in the  Franklin Road area would be  trimmed professionally to a  height of 30 feet with property  owners being billed for the  work, and Mayor Strom asked  that she and Administrator Lorraine Goddard be appointed to  a committee to formulate a  recommendation on a subdivision on behalf of Riccan  Holdings proposed by agent  Jon McRae.  essive  work of those who were part of  the production behind the  scenes: Pat Tripp the producer,  who attended to all those chores  like publicity, programs, concession, and hall; Dianne Evans  who supervised the props;  "Aus" Marian and her  daughters, for lights and makeup; and to the CBC for the loan  of props.  The large number of people  who attended, or tried to attend, the play was of course the  clearest acknowledgment of a  good entertainment, and an enjoyable one.  "Our last night we had standing room only," said Nest  Lewis, "and we had to disap  point a number by turning them  away."  CADETS  The photo in last week's  Coast News of the army cadets  in their first aid demonstration  showed Cadet Shiloh Gregor-  chuk, as the bruised and  bleeding victim being attended  by CSM Sherry Pilling, the  senior cadet warrant officer of  the corps, and Earl Buchan,  drum major of the corps pipes  and drums.  The Sunshine Coast Seaforth  Cadet Corps will be presenting a  demonstration of their skills this  coming Saturday, March 21, in  the Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons.  Don't miss them.  Ray Skelly, Member of Parliament,  invites you to join  MIKE HARCOURT  Friday, April 3rd at 6:00 pm  in Greenecourt, Sechelt  for a Potluck Dinner  FOR TICKETS  PHONE:  ($5 per person)  883-9958  or  885-5714  PHOTOGRAPHERS  Amateur or Professional  Expressions of Interest are invited from Professional and  Amateur Photographers to supply photos to be used in  Travel Sunshine Coast Brochure. Photo experience as well  as actual photos of live action shots depicting our Sunshine Coast Outdoor experience and beauty, as well as  any other unique photos capturing our cultural/artistic  assets, diving, canoeing, fishing, etc.  Please contact Margaret MacGregor, 885-5115 by March 20, 1987  Lit & <__>filing and  'Saint  <Pat%ick'�� ^W/zA  at GIBSONS LANDlNG      C'mon down & stroll, browse, enjoy  _   ^  o--***"S5P* *��H>  x  ST. PAT'S SPECIAL  res  Jjxi��k Clxsam Coffa  DxUk <BLnd Coffsz  UzUll !B%��a&fa��t  _7_a  Gibsons Landing  886-2818  %>J*  Coast Power Cleaning  Terry Connor  Jim McKenzie  John Bolton  Brooks & Miller  Gibsons Building Supplies  Sunshine Coast Building Supply  The Alternative  Elson Glass  Cliff Salahub  Sunco Printing  Russ Nygren  5 helpful teenagers  Jus! /or you  Jack VanBrabant  John Enevoldsen Welding  Town of Gibsons  John Webb  Ray J. Hargreaves  Store Design  ^mmmmmmmuTSSV.Special ZlkanhA     "nTT-  JUS I ____x ^�� our "^bandd  ^Gibsons Landing 886-2470_  you  ou to  all our friends and  customers who waited  patiently for us to open  Karate, Judd,  Self "Defense  . (/V"> Books in Stock  PARKING  IN REAR  Upstairs  886-7744      Corner School & Marine Dr. Gibsons  Now  Introducing...  A new, expanded line of  ART SUPPLIES  10 % off - some items 25 %��ff  Special orders Welcome ���  Show Piece Gallery  280 Gower Pt. Rd., Gibsons Landing  886-9213  On tfie waterfront in Gibsons fy  mS  Fresh and Live Seafood    %  Dcdcious Vaify Entrees  Spectacular View  Take Out Fish & Chips  Open from 11 cum.  tift 11 p.m. daily  866-2334  Just within Motfy's Reach  & at Gibsons handing   %  docksi da&  winner of Konica  FURSKINB  Carla Hanson,  Gibsons  See us for:  PHOTO FINISHING  FILM  KONICA CAMERAS  Special  Konica Film  (135 mm 100-24:  ALBUMS  FRAMES  BATTERIES  $Q89  (Reg. $4.55)    While stock lasts  KEYS CUT while U Wait  PHOTO   COPY   SERVICE: 20* ea.  WEBBER PHOTO  275 Gower Pt. Rd., Gibsons Landing 886-2947  NOTICE!  ARE YOU INVESTED IK THE  LOYAL OHDEH OF MOOSE?  PLEASE ATTEND 0FE8 MEETING  Slide Presentation  Place:  Senior Citizen Hall,  Sechelt  Date:    March 28, 1987 (Sat.)  Time:   7:00 pm 8.  Coast News, March 16,1987  Principal  Colleen Elson shows student Sonny Evans'  mini  computer and its print-out tape message, with which he communicates. Gibsons Elementary students raised $225 in one day and  '; presented it to Sonny for Rick Hansen's Man in Motion Tour. Last  \ year the school gave Hansen $1200. ���Fran Burnside photo  t  Handicapped support  ; On Wednesday, March 25 at  ;6:30 pm, the first meeting of  ; The Family Support Institute to  \ take place on the Coast will be  held at the home of Mary and  ���Reg Robinson in Lower Gib-  .' sons. The main purpose of this  I meeting is to develop a family  '> support group in our area and  to let families with mentally  handicapped people know that  they are not alone.  In the past, many handicapped children were separated  from their mothers, fathers,  brothers and sisters because  they were being placed in institutions or other group  facilities. Today, more and  more parents are electing to  keep their handicapped child at  home where he or she will grow  and develop best surrounded  and guided by loving family  members. But keeping the handicapped child at home means  exceptional financial burdens,  increased stress and challenging  long-term care demands.  Obviously, information is of  prime importance to these people as they access needed, but  often bewildering, systems and  professional services. The Family Support Institute will act as a  resource to families by providing an up-to-date information network. Workshops will  also be offered on subjects such  as the development of wills and  estates, accessing the special  education system and vocational options for handicapped  adults.  The speakers at this first  meeting will be Vickie Cam-  mack of The Family Support  Institute and all families who  have a handicapped member are  urged to attend. As well as being helpful and informative,  you'll meet others who are coping with similar situations and  be making the first step in networking on the Sunshine Coast.  For further information,  please contact Mary Robinson  at 886-2382 or Elise Rudland at  885-4642.  yiaimamt^mk'mtyJmamamY^'( \  arci  !��____!______/  Ki-  Exclusive Art Auction, overseen by Maynard's of Vancouver. The largest collection  of Sunshine Coast art works ever offered! Sunday, March 29 at The Mariner's, on  the waterfront, Gibsons. Viewing: 11:30-2; auction 2:30-5. Proceeds to the Gibsons Landing Theatre Project.  Introduction to Hospice public workshop, Saturday, March 28, 9:30 - 4 pm, St.  John's United Church in Davis Bay - bag lunch, Cost $8, registration or information, 885-3633.  French Immersion Emergency Meeting Parents wishing French Immersion in Gibsons, please attend meeting at St. Bartholemew's Hall, March 17 at 8 pm.  Alzheimer Support Group meeting, Tuesday, March 31, 1 pm at Bethel Baptist  Church.  Canadian Diabetic Association meeting, March 17, 7-9 pm at St. Mary's Hospital  Board Room.,  Baseball Registration ages 6-14, March 20, 21, 27 & 28 at Sunnycrest Mall from  5-9 Fri.; 10-4 Sat. $20 individual, $25 family.  Loyal Order of Moose. If you are interested, please attend open meeting and slide  presentatiorTat Senior Citizens' Hall, Sechelt, March 28 at 7 pm.  Parent and Tot Drop-In meets 9:30-11:30 pm Mondays in St. Hilda's Anglican  Church, Sechelt; Tuesdays at Wilson Creek Community Hall, Davis Bay;  Wednesdays and Fridays in Gibsons United Church. $2 per child.  The All New Used Guys (never quite so used before) will be playing at the Spring  Equinox dance at Roberts Creek Hall on March 21. Tickets available at Seaview  Market.  New Zealand Slide show at St. Hilda's Church Hall, Saturday, March 21 at 7:30  pm.  CORE Course for hunter training begins March 23 in Wilson Creek Clubhouse.  Pre-register by phoning B. Rankin, 885-9787.  Shorncliffe Auxiliary monthly meeting Tues., March 17 at 1:30 in the Friendship  Room, Bethel Baptist Church, Sechelt.  &JB8K^lfe^  Canada #1  SMALL  POTATOES  California Grown  AVACADOES  B.C. Grown  LONG ENGLISH CUCUMBERS  California Grown  RUBY GRAPEFRUIT  8lb.1  bag  I  BRUSSELS SPROUTS  lb.  .98  .48  Puritan  Flakes of Ham/  Chicken/Turkey   184gm 1 ���_.��!  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FOOD BANK  March 18  1-3 pm  upstairs above  Ken's Lucky Dollar  I^Show nece ^  L    Gallery    A  Next toj  the Gibsons  Fish Market  SALE  Art Supplies  280 Gower Pt. Rd., Gibsons  886-9213 irnrnr���n���hi���i r~~- ~r  lllll|IIIIIIIIB|HIIIII|PIIII|~��WI-illJI>IIIM''MtMlnLTI^ iMinfiyimiiin���  Coast News, March 16,1987  9.  WATCH FOR OUR  NON-ADVERTISED  IN-STORE SPECIALS  *_r *_? ���_* *_f ^_* *_? *_r *_r ��_? ���_? *_r *_?  *j* ^j* ^j* ^j�� ^�� ^y�� ^v ^* *y�� ^* ^* ^�� .  Imperial Soft  margarine 907 sm 1.77  Philadelphia  cream  cheese    250 3m 1.77  Pepperidge Farms  layer  cakes       369Sm 1.49  5-Alive  fruit  beverage 355 ,��� 1.09  PWJHW  Sunbeam 100% Whole Wheat  Dr6ad 450 gm loaf I ��� I 9  Hamburger & Hot Dog  buns ,1.45  Seeded  Voikfi  Dwp  *'0'V04y^  No Name  Jello  powders. ��5 3m 4/1.00  No Name  basket ��� __  filters i5os 1.00  No Name Sweet Mix _    #*#%  pickles 1/2.00  No Name  sandwich  bags wo*  No Name  salad  dressing u.  Canada Grade A Beef - Boneless  top sirloin  steaks    <)*&����; _. 4.00  PLVS "IN-STORE" $ SPECIALS  1.00  2.00  in providing. Quality, H Friendly Service  886-7744  Robert Ludlum's  The Bourne  Supremacy  $6.95  OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK  Corner School Rd. & Gower Pt. Rds.   Upstairs   In Business  Over 14 years  TRY US.  serving the Sunshine Coast  Seaside Plumbing m.  886-7017  Canada Grade A Beef - Bone In  PRIME RIB SQ39  STEAKS  GROUND  PORK  .99  lb.  kg 2.18  Fletchers  SLICED  BOLOGNA  ea.  375 gift  SAINT PATRICK'S DAY  Uttering several Irish sounding expletives I realised that yet another  Celtic celebration was at hand. Having written recipes for certain other  nations I could not leave out one lot of Brits - or I'd sure be after having  a wake afore me toim! Apart from soda bread, the dreaded stew and  the ever present potato what do the Irish eat? I ran to my favourite  cookbook - my greatly revered Mrs. Beaton's Every Day Cookery. After  all, I reasoned with myself, who better than an English person to think  she knows the quirks of the Irish!  I thumbed through and there it was - Irish Moss Blancmange (Invalid  Cookery).  You had to clamber oyer the green hills and collect a tablespoon of  moss, then wash it several times, then pick it over - what for she didn't  say! I shuddered and realized why the Irish seem so hardy. No one  could face being an invalid with such a choice of food!  There was, however, better to come, and that was Irish Rarebit. A  delightful change for a light lunch or a midnight snack.  GIBSONS LANDING  TAX SERVICE  ��� Income Tax Preparation  ��� Small Business Accounting  ��� Typing Services  ��� Resumes Prepared  Tues. - Sat. 10:30 - 5  (Located in 'The Doll's House')  Past Ken's Lucky Dollar      886-8229  MAR-TOBM'  3R��STAT71tANT  S��*  fOOP  Open 11-11  Tues thru Sun  (Closed Mondays)  886-2334  Gibsons Landing,  across from Dockside Pharmacy  Fresh Canada Grade A Pork  BUTT $��  ROASTS      1 _  Boneless kg 351  79  Previously Frozen  Pork Back  RIB  TAILS  Fletchers  REGULAR  WIENERS  ea.  450 gm  yJtr*^_F%_k_  IRISH RAREBIT  1 cup Cheddar cheese  a teaspon of butter  2 tablespoons of milk  1 dessert spoonful of chopped gherkin or dill pickle  Va teaspoon vinegar  V< teaspoon dry mustard  pepper  4 slices buttered toast  Grate the cheese. Put the butter, milk and cheese into a  saucepan and stir on a low heat till creamy. Add all the other ingredients. Stir in, then pour onto the buttered toast and serve  quickly.  A happy Saint Patrick's Day to you all.  NEST LEWIS  *n*  *r   *n*  <n*  <y\o*>  J^mo*  i��  the new "ZIPPER" tie  $1450  REVERSIBLE JACKETS  Nylon/fleece  red/grey & blue-grey  only*5250  100% COTTON JACKETS  (White Only) $39"  Customer Parking in Rear 10.  Coast News, March 16,1987  Wt^^$Sr^MM^^  Noted writer reads  Prairie writer Gertrude Story  has help from the "other  world" in writing her work.  Story will be reading at the Arts  Centre at 8 pm, Friday, March  20. The event is free, courtesy  of the Canada Council.  Apparently, Story had been  working in a writer's group,  rather like the Writers' Forge,  but she wasn't happy with her  progress. However, the group  went on a weekend retreat to a  resort   in   Saskatchewan   and  Hours;  there Storey came into contact  with the spirit of a long-dead Indian princess who now directs  her writing.  This successful collaboration  has led to a trilogy about  Alvena Schroeder, a German-  Canadian girl growing up on the  farm: It Never Pays to Laugh  Too Much, The Way to Always  Dance, and The Need of Wanting Always. The books have  been highly praised  Listeners to the CBC will be  familiar with Story's essays,  poems, stories, plays and commentaries. Story is one of  Saskatchewan's best-loved storytellers, and is in demand for  workshops both with children  and adults. While she is in  Sechelt, Story will also give a  children's storyhour at the Arts  Centre, Saturday, March 21,  from 10 to 11 am.  The Eileen Glassford  Arts Foundation  Invites you to an  EXCLUSIVE ART AUCTION  Sunday, March 29th, 1987  at  'The Mariners' in Panoramic Gibsons Landing  The most complete collection of Sunshine Coast art works ever offered.  Estimated value is in excess of $15,000  Viewing 11 am to 2 pm  Auction 2:30 pm to 5 pm  MARINERS'  Will be closed  ' Sunday, March 29  Due to the auction  /?  TH�� GRASS MAYBE RISING  BUT THE PRICES AREN'T  At Your Finishing Store  FENCING DEALS  YELLOW CEDAR  IBM** 5K/LF  ~~ *- 1x4 T&G 14VLF  4 PC. PAINT BRUSH SET  X $2" ea.  CEDAR LATTICE  2x8       *13"ea.  4x8       $23" ea.  ALUMINUM  ROOF COAT/NC  *2294/4 L.  DRAW WINNERS  Picnic Table: Rick Cover  649 Tickets  Mike Wright     Vikki Lawrance Bob Boyce  Arnie Shawn Boyd Norman Dybdal  Randy Adam     Wendy Walts Mr. Hostland  D.J. Carmichael  HAMMER EXCHANGE  Bring in your old hammer  ^Sgj        and get -      ���  Jf $200 OFF  (if the price of a new one  BEDROOM, BATH &  PASSAGE LATCH SETS  mmm   $12����ea-  iweisehj l Finish Only  SALE ENDS MAR. 28/87  or while stock lasts  ALL SALES CASH & CARRY  \LTERNATIVE  -THE  OPEN:  Mon. - Fri., 8:30-5:00  Sat. 9:00-4:00  Specializing in  WOODWORKING & INTERIOR  FINISHING MATERIALS  v:  HWY 101, GIBSONS, 886-3294  across from Seamont Shell  by Peter Trower  Logging, in Jerry Rogers'  day, was an arduous and  primitive business. The enormous trees were felled by hand  with axes and cross-cut saws, a  labourious and back-breaking  task. Some of the trees were so  huge, it took two men working  almost non-stop, an entire day  to drop a single one. Their task  was complicated by the fact that  they were compelled to work  balanced on springboards, 10  feet or more above the ground  to avoid the butt swell. A good  faller had to be a combination  of workhorse and acrobat.  Once the trees were on the  ground, they had to be transported to the water in some  manner. In the pre-mechanized  woods, this was accomplished  by teams of oxen yoked together in teams of as many as 16  animals. These stolid, straining  beasts hauled the timber bodily  down pre-greased skidroads to  the sea. A crew of five men  worked in concert with the oxen. Three men known as the  knetter, the sniper and the rider,  prepared the logs for the skids,  undercutting the ends, removing any protrusions and  sometimes barking them to prevent hang ups. They were paid  $1 per day for their pains.  The bull-puncher was boss of  the crew and was paid accordingly, as much as $125 per  month. His job was to drive the  stubborn bulls up and down the  skidroads with frequent prods  of his goadstick and a steady  tirade of sulphorous oaths. It  was an endlessly frustrating task  for the bulls were dim-witted  animals who never learned from  experience.  Low man on the totem pole  was the skid greaser. Shunned  by the others for his rancid  odour, he earned less than 50  cents a day.  While ox logging was the  customary method of getting  logs to the water in these formative years of the trade, there  were other techniques, pro^r  viding the shoreline was steep  enough. One of these was prac-  Garden  notes  by Marguerite  The soil is still quite wet, but  this is the time to spread  dolomite lime on your garden to  sweeten and balance the PH if  required as the rain leaches out  goodness each year. Follow  directions on the bag. Do not  put on fertilizer for another  inonth.  Pruning of apples and pear  trees should be done, and a tar  and oil winter wash given.  Peach trees and allied fruits  need protective spraying against  leaf curl with lime sulpher, or  copper fungicide, timing the application for just on bud burst.  Sowing vegetable seed now  will start crops much earlier  than usual, and a temperature  of 60 degrees ferenheit or 16  celcius will help.  The Gibsons Garden Club  will meet in the Marine Room  on Thursday, March 19 at 7:30  pm. New members and guest  are welcome. Slides will be  shown of Australia or New  Guinea, courtesy of Mrs. Eve  Everett.  APRIL FOOLS' RUN  j ENTRY FORM - 10th Annual APRIL FOOLS' RUN, Sunday, April 5/87 .  j Make cheques payable to: The Coast News i  j Mail entry form to: The Coast News, Box 460, Gibsons, BC VON 1V0 .  ���              or drop off at: The Weight Room, North Rd., Gibsons !  !                                      The Coast News - Cowrie St., Sechelt   or Cruice Lane, Gibsons I  Name:  Address:  Phone:_  (please print)  _MD   FD  Age:  Individual Runner D Relay Team MemberD  FEE ENCLOSED Team Name:   *1.00D No T-Shirt  No. in Team-  $8.00 ��� Long-Sleeved T-Shirt Size: DS   DM   DL   DXL  ATHLETE'S WAIVER  In consideration of your accepting this entry, I hereby for  myself, my heirs,-executors and administrators waive and  release any and all rights to claims tor damages I may have  against the organizers of this event, agents, representatives,  successors and assigns, and the race sponsors, for all and  any injuries I may sustain during the course of the event.  PARENT/LEGAL SIGNATURE  (Must be signed if athlete under 19 years of age). I, the legal  parent/guardian of the above competitor, hereby certify  that I have read and agree to be bound by the terms of the  above waiver on behalf of the said competitor.  SIGNATURE OF ATHLETE  SIGNATURE OF PARENT/LEGAL GUARDIAN  tised by a crew of three men  who became known as stumpers. Two of them felled the trees  directly into the water from the  bluffs. A third man worked  from a rowboat, bucking to  tops off to the first limb and  towing the logs to a standing  boom. It was essential that there  be deep water right to the rocks  for this type of show. Otherwise  the logs could imbed themselves  in the bottom like spears.  After the stumpers had taken  the easiest trees, the hand loggers moved in. These were  generally independent characters who chose to work alone.  They felled the trees that would  not slide to the water unassisted.  After bucking off the tops and  barking the trees, the hand loggers rocked them with jacks until they took off and tobogganed into the sea. A standing  boom was strung beforehand to  prevent the logs drifting away.  The hand logger perferred to  take out spars or boomsticks; he  got more money for long logs  and they were easier to handle.  Neither stumper nor handlogger  paid any sort of stumpage or  royalty for the timber he harvested. There were so many  trees that the government had  given small thought to such  levies.  To be continued  CANADA  PROVINCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  ELIZABETH the SECOND, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom,  Canada, and Her Other Realms and Territories, Queen, Head of the  Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith.  To all to whom these presents shall come-  GREETING  ^ .     (WHEREAS under the provisions  /   JX^v- (of section 767 of the  M        (Municipal Act, the Sunshine  (Coast Regional District  (was incorporated by Letters  (Patent issued on January  (4, 1987:  Minister of  At the  Arts Centre  Confidentially Yours (1983)  is Francois Truffaut's last film  and an affectionate tribute to  "film noir" and the spunky sex  comedies of the depression era.  The plot is pure Hollywood.  The wife of a real estate  broker and two other people are  murdered, and the laming husband if falsely accused. It is up  to his Girl Friday to prove her  boss's innocence.  It's all nicely redolent of  Howard Hawks, Cary Grant  and Rosalind Russell, with  Jean-Louis Trentigrant.  The film will be shown at the  Arts Centre, Wednesday,  March 18 at 8 pm. Admission is  $3.50 for adults, $3 for seniors  and students.  Municipal Affairs  AND WHERAS under section 767 of the Municipal Act provides inter  alia, that in addition to the functions conferred by that Act, a regional  district has the functions provided by Letters patent or Supplementary  Letters patent, and for this purpose the Lieutenant-Governor in Council  may, on the recommendation of the Minister, provide in the Letters Patent or Supplementary Letters Patent further objects, powers, obligations, duties, limitations and conditions for any or all functions requested under that section:  AND WHEREAS the Sunshine Coast Regional District was granted the  function of Division XXIV - Recreation Facilities Assistance under Supplementary Letters Patent dated May 5th, 1982, as.amended, with Electoral Areas E and F as participating member municipalities:  AND WHEREAS the Regional Board of the Sunshine Coast Regional  District has requested that the function by amended by removing the existing dollar limitation and establishing a revised annual net cost limit of  $125,000 and that the function be further amended to include Electoral  Area D as a participating member municipality:  AND WHEREAS the provisions of section 767 have been duly complied  with:  NOW KNOW YE THAT, by these presents We do order and proclaim  that on, from, and after the date hereof, the following be added to the objects, powers, obligations, duties, limitations, and conditions of the  Sunshine Coast Regional District:  The function of Division XXIV - Recreation Facilities Assistance  granted by Supplementary Letters Patent dated May 5th, 1982 as  amended by B.C. Regulation 149/84, Part 27, be futher amended by  striking out sections 1 and 4 in their entirety and substituting the following therefor:  "1. The member municipalities of Electoral Areas D, E and F shall participate and share in the cost of this function of the regional district.  4. The annual net cost attributable to this function shall be apportioned^,  between the participating member municipalities on the basis of the net  taxable value of land and improvements for regional hospital district tax  purposes and the annual net cost shall not exceed $125,000 on the said  basis of assessment."  AND THAT the Letters Patent, as amended, of the Sunshine Coast  Regional District be deemed to be further amended accordingly.  IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, We have caused these Our Letters to be  made Patent and the Great Seal of Our said Province to be hereunto  affixed.  WITNESS, the Honourable Robert Gordon Rodgers, Lieutenant-Governor  of Our said Province of British Columbia, in Our City of Victoria, in  Our said Province, this 19th day of February, in the year of Our Lord  one thousand nine hundred and eighty-seven and in the thirty-sixth  year of Our Reign.  By Command.        Q ,,/._/  (IjLuAXti LA^*^  Provincial Secretary and  Minister of Government Services  LOOKING FOR A FAST  EFFICIENT WAY TO FIND  THE SKILLED WORKERS  YOU NEED?  -s-  &___  Give us a call!  Your Canada Employment Centre's  personalized employment service can  save you time and money because we  have skilled workers in a wide variety  of occupations. And they're available  right now!  Give us your job requirements and  we'll screen applicants to match. We  provide fast job referrals and reliable  follow-up service.  And there's no charge!  Call your local Canada Employment  Centre today and start saving time  and money.  North Vancouver: 988-115  Employment and Emploi ct  Immigration Canada     Immigration Canada  Canada WMS^^^M&^^^WSM^^MM  Coast News, March 16,1987  11.  r*  ���V��lVltVk_���l���_^_���VV���_VEVl��Vtl^  Gibsons Rugby & Athletic CBub  Present  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  GREMLINS  A wee gremlin was at work  on my column last week.  What was missed out under  the heading was the fact that  every Friday morning from 9 till  noon there are work parties at  the hall where a group gets  together to do some work  around the place. And you are  cordially invited to come along  and give a hand ��� many hands  make light labour.  LOGS ON REDROOFFS  It was quite a shock when  driving to work on Tuesday  morning to find that a logging  truck had overturned and there  were huge logs spread across the  highway. I was also grateful  that I hadn't been driving by  that spot when it happened. It  would have totally destroyed  my car and me.  GUY WINNING PASSES  Many residents -will  remember the Winnings from  the days when they had Ole's  Cove before it became Lord  Jim's, and will be sad to learn  of his passing in Vancouver on  March 2. Our deepest sympathy  goes out to Mae and family.  Egrnpnt News  by Ann Cook  The fantastic world of make-believe came alive at the arena last  Sunday when the Sunshine Coast Figure Skating Club presented  'Ice Fantasy 1987'. ���Chris staples photo  Rhythms of Life  I'll take a break from the  negative and tell you all the  good stuff I have seen or heard  this week.  I see Vi's St. Patrick's posters  inviting everyone from near and  far for a fun tea on Wednesday,  March 18 at 1:30 at the community hall.  ^ A good sight to see at the intersection right in downtown  Egmont is three or four Lions  repairing the bus shelter. And  not one wearing a white hat! If  that's a sample of a Lions Club  in the community, then I suggest we have a 'Hug a Lion'  week.  The   dance   is   on   and  everybody is welcome. So shine  up your dancing shoes for April  4. Help the Lions by telling  everyone over 19 that they are  invited to an evening of dancing  to live music.  The Thrift Store needs more  volunteers if it is to be open all  week in July and August.  Anyone with days to spare, let  Doris know.  Pacifica Pharmacy has been  in Madeira Park for six months.  Let's let them know we appreciate their service,. special  sales and friendliness. They  have saved "us folks from Egmont many a trip to Sechelt.  Plus their prices are the same as  their Pacifica store in Sechelt.  Thanks to whoever cleaned  up the garbage at 'the logs' at  Waugh Lake.  March 21,1987  Doors Open: 8 pm -  am j.  !3" TICKETS  a  B  -8  ai  3- Dance Party Dance Party Dance Party Dance Party Dance  $600 Available  at Nick's Shell. Petro Canada,  Big Mac's and from any member  NO MINORS���  ..^���Lm ���-'-���-^��-��- ���-���-"- ���-��--- fL^ni't^^^^^^^^  In search off Pluto's positives  by Penny Fuller  When I first started to write  this column one local astrologer  ;asked me, "So are you going to  tell them about Pluto in Scorpio?"  Well, I'm no chicken. I'm a  "look 'em in the eye", straight-  Ishooter kind of person. So I  ! answered in the affirmative and  lhave  procrastinated  about  it  lever since. The problem is that I  ,;prefer   to   keep  things   fairly  ������upbeat and constructive,  but  ���you need a lot of time and  distance to see the positive influence of Pluto. With it setting  up camp in Scorpio, the sign it  rules, it is having a major effect  on the entire world, a place I  shappen to be personally involved with.  Pluto, the planet of death  and rebirth, has a tendency to  draw out the deepest, darkest  issues and force us to look and  handle them. After that we can  decide what we want to do  about them, but they are no  longer hidden secrets.  Scorpio is the sign of the  "depths", both physically and  metaphorically. It rules the  bowels and the sex organs.  While there are many positive  attributes associated with Scorpio, there is no denying that  abuse of power and sexuality  are negative aspects of the sign.  With Pluto stirring up the  depths of the Scorpionic aspects  of human existence, it was  almost inevitable that when it  entered Scorpio in November,  1983, the first showing of  Something About Amelia hit  North American TV and the  whole issue of sexual abuse was  brought into the limelight.  Nor is it surprising that AIDS  appeared on the scene and has  become a major health problem. Pluto was bound to make  us examine the sexual morals in  society.  Pluto in Scorpio will bring  out many hidden things before  it passes on into Sagittarius. The  metaphorical bowels of the inhabitants of the earth are going  to have their contents exposed  to the light of day. That's what  Pluto does best. Then it's up to  us to decide what we want to do  with it.  The sexual aspects tend to hit  the media first. That seems to  be the nature of our society. But  the abuse of power is another  major issue that needs to, and  will be, looked at whether we  desire it or not.  On a physical level, the increasing amount of earthquake  and volcanic activity also  reflects the compulsion for in  ternal pressures to be released.  It is impossible to predict all  the things of the depths that will  be brought to light or what  political, social or religious  systems will "die" in the next  eight years. But keep in mind  that, like the phoenix there will  be a rebirth process. Whatever  dies will rise again, cleansed of  the garbage that accumulated  over the centuries.  It will be interesting to watch  what happens with the USSR  during   this  time.   There  are  already some minor indications  that Pluto's movement toward  their "natal sun" is being felt.  In July, 1988 it will start moving  steadily into that conjunction  which will be exact in December  1988.  During the entire year of  1989, Pluto will be doing a slow  trot back and forth over  Russia's sun position before it  slowly starts to move on. Can  anyone doubt that the enormous changes in that country's  "personality" which are inevitable, will have a major affect on the world as we know it?.  OMEGA RESTAURANT  PIZZA SPECIAL  LARGE Pizza for the price of a Medium  MEDIUM Pizza for the price of a Small  Special ends March 31  PIZZA  886-2268  Your guide to  the finest in  area dining  DINING GUIDE  A listing of  restaurants  and pubs  r  A birthday celebration requires a very special dining place  and the Bonnniebrook Lodge turned out to be the ideal setting for such an important occasion. The luxurious mood is  set as you drive up to the lodge which overlooks the ocean  from the top of a beautifully landscaped rise.  As you walk through the doors you are enveloped by the  atmosphere of country elegance. Sprays of fresh spring  flowers grace each table. Old-fashioned fluted lamps cast a  warm glow over the rooms, one of which has a fire crackling  in the hearth.  As we sipped our champagne, this was a birthday celebration, the calm beauty of the lodge and soft music soothed  away the problems of the week and by the time the appetizers  arrived we were prepared to enjoy the culinary artistry of the  chef.  The vol-au-vent 'champignon' turned out to be  mushrooms in a delicate sauce encased in flakey pastry that  would please the most discriminating palate. Reluctantly, I  traded bites with my partner, who had ordered the hot  seafood salad. This turned out to be a caper-rich sauce over  warm morsels of shellfish.  As we relished these tidbits, the couple next to us (John and  Marsha perhaps) were raving over their rack of lamb and it  sounded so good that we almost changed our order.  However, in that relaxed atmosphere it took us so long to  discuss it that our steak and prawns arrived before we could  decide.  Another day we will have to return and decide whether we  chose the best entree. Certainly the charcoal-broiled steak and  sweet mouthwatering prawns were as much taste excitement  as this palate has experienced in many years.  To complete the perfect celebration, we each ordered one  Jof the two desserts offered on the menu, both were sheer ambrosia.  The Deal Belle Helene with its bittersweet chocolate sauce  was only slightly les wonderful than the Crepes 'Cointreay' a  luscious concoction with French cream in the centre.  Next time we won't wait for a birthday as an excuse. The  Bonniebrook Lodge makes any dinner a special occasion.  NIGHT ON THE TOWN  Cafe Pierrot - Delicious bread,  pastas, crepes, desserts and more...all  freshly baked on premises. Dinner entrees from $5.75. Average meal for 2  -$24. Teredo Square, Sechelt.  885-9962. Open Mon. thru Thurs.,  9:30 am - 4 pm and Fri. and Sat., 9:30  am -10 pm, closed Sundays   Pronto's Steak, Pizza and  Spaghetti House serves an extensive  variety of pizza, steak, pasta, lasagna,  ribs, souvlaki in a delightful family atmosphere. Lunch choices include sandwiches, pasta, and burgers. Children's  menu available. All dinner entrees include  garlic bread and a choice of soup or salad.  Average family meal for four about  $15-$20. Located in Cedar Plaza, Hwy.  101, Gibsons. 886-3138.  Mariner's Restaurant- Hearty food  with a flair, specializing in fresh seafood.  Daily salad bar and homemade desserts.  Fully licensed, super harbour view. Great  hospitality. Average meal $10.95. Marine  Drive, lower Gibsons, across from  Dockside Pharmacy, 886-2334. Open 11  to 11 Tues. thru Sun., (Closed Mon.) 100  seats.  Creek House - Intimate dining and  European cuisine in a sophisticated yet  casual atmosphere. We serve live Atlantic  lobster, rack of lamb, duck, crab, clams,  scallops, steaks, also daily specials. Reservations recommended. Roberts Creek  Road and Beach Avenue - 885-9321.  Open 6 pm -10 pm. Closed Mondays. V.  MC. 40 seats.  FAMILY DINING  The Homestead - Daily lunch and  dinner specials as well as regular entrees.  Lunches include sandwiches, hamburgers, pyrogjes and salads. Dinner  selections include steaks, chicken and  seafood. Prime Rib and 15 item salad  bar are the house specialty on Friday,  Saturday and Sunday nights. Average  family meal for four $25-530. Hwy 101,  Wilson Creek, 885-2933. Open 8 am - 9  pm daily. 40 seats inside, 30 seat patio.  Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Raven Cafe- Full breakfasts, home  style fast foods. Daily lunch special $2.95.  All available to go. Average family lunch  for four from $12.00. Cowrie St., Sechelt.  Open Tues - Thurs, 6 am-6 pm; Fri, Sat &  Sun, 6 am - 9 pm; closed Mon. 64 seats.  24 flavour ice cream bar.  Ruby Lake Resort - Lovely view of  lake from Ruby Lake's post and beam  dining room 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. Absolutely superb  prime rib every Friday night. Average  family dinner for four $20-25. Sunshine  Coast Hwy, Pender Harbour -883-2269.  Open 7 days a week, 7 am - 9 pm. 54  seats. V., MC. Breakfast, lunch and dinner:  Average meal prices quoted  do not include liquor  Bonniebrook Lodge- Enjoy relaxed  and intimate dining in this historic seaside  lodge. The views are spectacular, the continental cuisine (Swiss chef) is excellent  and the prices are set to suit every budget.  Entrees include seafood, crepes, pasta  and steak. Chef Jurg's desserts are sure to  delight. Open for dinner Thurs. thru Sun.  from 5:30 pm. Enjoy the scenic waterfront drive out Gower Point Road from  Gibsons Landing or from Hwy 101 upper  Gibsons, follow Pratt Rd., Chaster Rd.,  then Gower Point Road north and west to  Gower Point. V. MC. Reservations suggested, 886-2887.  PUBS  Cedar's Inn - Appetizers all day till 11 '  pm. Darts every Sun. Everyone welcome.;  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons -886-8171. Open 11  am - midnight, Sun-Thurs; 11 am -1 am,  Fri-Sat. 100 seats. V., MC. Regular menu'  11 am to 8:30 pm.  Gramma's Pub- Lunch from $3.75 in  . a cosy marine atmosphere. Fresh seafood  in season, plus regular pub fare. Ask your  friendly server about the daily beverage;  specials. Gramma's cold beer and wine  store - above the pub, at street level - is  open every day from 11 am to 11 pm.  Across from Molly's Reach right on Gibsons Harbour. Open 10 am til 12:30 am;  Sundays 11 am - 12 midnight.  Peninsula Motor Inn - Pub food includes breakfasts and lunches. Kitchen  open until 6 pm. Exotic dancers, live  music. Sunshine Coast Hwy, Gibsons  -886-2804. Open 10 am - 12 pm, Mon-  Thur; 11 am - 1 am, Fri-Sat.  DRIVE IN^TAkE OUT  Chicken Shack - Deep fried chicken,  pizza, hamburgers, salads, BBQ half  chicken, BBQ ribs. All to go. Cowrie St.,  Sechelt -885-7414. Open 11 am - 9 pm,  Mon-Thur; 11 am - 10 pm, Fri-Sat; noon  - 9 pm, Sun. Home delivery within 5 miles  of store after 4 p.m. Coast News, March 16,1987  urn mwnmKmmmimmmmimmajmmmimfma*  ' llli'"".lw~*'?V,  ��� ���   '     '!.;"'-"���''.':''   '   '>:'i"''d"'"y>'-;/'-":!:;i;  ^juU\  >as@ba!8 registration  The Gibsons Athletic  Association baseball organization will have their registration  on March 20, 21, 27 and 28" at  the Sunnycrest Mall from 5 pm  to 9 pm Friday, and 10 am to 4  pm on Saturday. The fee will be  $20 per child or $25 per family.  This year there will be three  divisions:   T-Ball   Boys   and  Girls, 6 to 8; Mosquito Boys  and Girls 9 to 11 and Bronco  Boys, 12 to 14.  Parent participation is needed  to help coach, umpire,  scorekeep or cheer the teams  on. If you can help please call  Ray at 886-7352 or Lera at  886-2569 or see us at the mall.  USED BUILDiNO SUPPLIES  Quality, used lumber, bricks, windows, lights, plumbing, etc.  P��B USED BUIL.CMNQ MATERIALS  11947 Tannery Rd., Surrey  MONDAY-SATURDAY 090-1311  We also buy used building materials  KARAT GOLD  LOW PRICES  MURDOCHS  JEWELRY  at  Mar Lee Fashions (Cedar Plaza, Gibsons)  every Saturday 1-5 pm  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  GIBSONS  Glassford Road 11:15am  Sunday School 11:00 am  ST. JOHN'S  Davis Bay 9:30 am  Sunday School 9:30 am  Rev. Alex G. Reid  Church Telephone 886-2333   &fr $fr ��fr   NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP  NEW TESTAMENT  CHURCH  5836 Wharf Ave., Sechelt  Home of New life Christian  Academy KDG to Gr. 12  Now Enrolling  Services Times        Sun., 10:30am  Midweek Wed., 7:30 pm  Youth Group Fri., 7:30 pm  Women's Prayer       Thurs., 10 am  Pastor Ivan Fox  885-4775 or 885-2672   J|fl Jft J^t ������.  ANGLICAN CATHOLIC  CHURCH OF CANADA  ST. COLUMBA OF IONA PARISH  HALFMOON BAY  2nd Sunday   9:30 Morning Prayer  10:30 Communion  4th Sunday   10:30 Morning Prayer  5th Sunday 3:30 Communion  The Reverend E.S. Gale  885-7481 or 1-525-6760  Traditional Anglican  Services & Teaching  ���^i* i^fl &fr-  GIBSONS  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  New Church building on  School Road - opp. RCMP  Pastor Ted Boodle  Sunday School 9:45 am  Morning Worship 11:00 am  Evening Fellowship 7:00 pm  Bible Study  Weds, at 7:30 pm  Phone  886-9482 or 886-7107  Affiliated with the  Pentecostal Assemblies  of Canada   3146.3*   GRACE REFORMED  PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH  Sunday School 10 am Sechelt  Elementary School  Morning Worship 11:15 am,  St. Hilda's Anglican Church  Evening Worship     7 pm in homes  Wednesday Bible  Study 7:30 pm in homes  J. Cameron Fraser, Pastor  885-7488  ALL WELCOME  -*�����** ��V-  ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S  & ST. AIDAN'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Parish Family Eucharist  Combined service at  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons 10 am  Church School 10 am  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek Rd.  Rev. J.E. Robinson, 886-8436  _A4d4t-  CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  711 Park Road, Gibsons  9:30 am Family Bible School  11:00 am Worship -ervice  Weekly Home Fellowship C roups  Rev. Dale D. Peterson, Pastor  Arlys Peters, Minister of Music  Church Office: 886-2611  THE SECHELT PARISH  of the ANGLICAN CHURCH  ST. HILDA'S (Sechelt)  8 am Holy Communion  9:30 am Church School  9:30 am Family Service  ST. ANDREW'S (Madeira Park)  11:30 am  885-5019   4�� .*��.*��   SUNSHINE COAST  GOSPEL CHURCH  885-7760 885-7472 (Res.)  Corner of Davis Bay Road  & Laurel Road  Inter-Denominational  Family Worship  Sunday - 11 am  Sunday School  for all ages  Sunday - 9:45 am  "We extend a welcome and  an invitation to come and  worship the Lord with us"  Pastor Ed Peters   *��J*41   CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  SOCIETY  SERVICES  Sunday Service &  Sunday School 11:45 am  Wednesday 8 pm  in United Church Building  Davis Bay  886-7906   885-2506  -4fi #�� fl(4-  PENDER HARBOUR  PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  Lagoon Road, Madeira Park  Sunday School 9:45 am  Morning Worship 11:00 am  Prayer & Bible Study  Wednesday, 7:30 pm  883-2374 & 883-9441  Pastor Mike Klassen   amksx-   CHURCH OF JESUS  CHRIST LATTER DAY  SAINTS  Davis Bay Rd. - Wilson Creek  Davis Bay Community Hall  Sacrament Service 9:00 am  Sunday School 10:15 am  Branch President T.W. Olfert  885-4568  For Your Corns  & In-grown Toenails  Foot Massage     rj)  _76  YOUR FEET DO  THE WALKING..  Seniors 10% off  uAasis  KEEP 'EM HAPPY  mtiE f ABfceS  Tues. Mar 17  0015 6.3  0625        14.4  1255 5.3  1915        13.3  Wed. Mar 18  0055 7.4  0645 14.4  1330 4.4  2000   13.4  Thurs. Mar 19  0130 8.6  0710        14.3  1410 3.7  2105        13.4  Fri. Mar 20  0215  0740  1500  2215  9.9  14.2  3.3  13.3  Sat. Mar 21  0310   11.1 '  0805   13.9  1555    3.1  Sun. Mar 22  0000 13.4  0420 12.0  0845 13.5  1655   3.1  Reference: Point Atkinson  Pacific Standard Time  For Skookumchuk Narrows add 1 hr. 45 min.,  plus 5 min. for each ft. of rise,  and 7 min. for each ft. of fall.  TIDEUNr  BOAT MOVING LTD  DORHNBOSCH  WHARF FID.  SECHELT  Thinking of Boat Moving?  GIVE US A CALL  Fully Licenced and Insured  885-4141  Tony Duffy works out on the step ladder aided by trainer Barry  Krangle. Duffy is one of three Canadian champions who will head  an international boxing card in a smoker to be held in conjunction  with dinner in Andy's Restaurant in Gibsons.     ���John Burnside photo  Soccer winners  Our year end soccer tournament was held on Saturday,  March 8. All age groups of our  league were involved.  Now for the outcome of the  tournament. In the 10 and 11  year old group the winner was  Roberts Creek Legion coached  by John Nickerson. Most of the  kids on this team have been in  soccer for about five years. Up  until this year the Roberts Creek  team was never quite able to win  the tournament. Well this year  they not only won the tournament but won the league as well.  Great going Roberts Creek.  In the 8 and 9 year old age  group the team that was strong  Fastball  This year's men's league will  consist of the same four teams  as-last year; GBS, Weldwood,y  Gilligans and Elphi. Rec. Old  Boys. League play will commence May 5. Teams will be  able to get in more practices this  year because of early daylight  saving time.  New players are welcome to  come to try-outs. Anyone interested should contact one of  the following: GBS - Dave  Lamb 885-9975; Weldwood -  Jim Gray 885-3147 or Rick  Waugh 885-3656; Gilligans - Al  Nickerson 885-9422 or The  Pub; Elphi. Rec. - Kerry Eldred  885-9226 or Freeman Reynolds  886-9133.  Golf news  by Frank Nanson  The Senior Men had a very  successful opening day on  Thursday, March 12 with a  turn-out of 60, even though it  was not the best of weather for  golf.  The weather did not seem to  hold back the ball handling of  our own Dan Bell who finished  on top again with a gross of 37  for 9 well played holes. This is  as low as many of us can get as  our low net.  The Seniors must be a fairly  hardy group when you realize  that 82 is a good turnout in the  fine weather of summer.  Ladies, remember you start on  Tuesday, March 17.  See you then.  Channel 11  TUESDAY, MARCH 17  7:00 PM  Poverty on the Coast  7:30 PM  Living  on a Very Limited Income  8:00 PM  Rick Hansen World Tour  8:30 PM  Dealing with a Crisis  THURSDAY, MARCH 19  7:00 PM  Nutrition  on a Very Limited Income  Phone-in. Anne Miles hosts  the discussion.  7:30 PM  Emerald Trio  8:00 PM  Cancer Society  Ron Seal hosts a talk on the  annual  April  Daffodil Campaign.  8:45 PM  The Steve and Jack Show  Phone-in   request   line.  all through the year turned out  to be just as strong in the tournament. The winner of the 8  and 9 year old age group was  Gibsons   Building   Supplies  coached by Nick Bergnach.  Congratulations team.  Now for the last age group, 6  and 7 year olds. This age group  is non-competitive, which  This year's 6 and 7 year old winners are from Cedar Grove  coached by Graham Chapman.  Congratulations Cedar Grove.  GIBSONS  LANES  886-2086  \mMGlSl:' G&fflgg  Hwy. 101 & Pratt Rd., Gibsons 886-7359  BFGoodrich  ���������&*hit#M<)iim**->  '  FROM  Meets the ail-season demands of import cars,  with an aggressive block tread design for  excellent year-round performance.  The SIERRA�� All-Season Radial from  BFGoodrich. v  HURRY IN NOW! Sale Ends Sat., Mar. 21st   Size - 155 R 12  s  51  94  each  Alignment  Adjust camber, caster and toe-In to  manufacturer's specification.  Adjust torsion bars.  Inspect front end suspension and steering assembly.  Most cars  Parts extra if required.  $25  Lube, Oil & Filter  Complete chassis lubrication.  Up to 5 litres 10W30 oil.  Check all fluid levels.  Visual check of all belts and hoses.  Inspect all tires.  Most cars.  $26  Brake Service  Install new front disc pads and machine  rotors.  Repack front wheel bearings.  Install new rear drum brake linings and  machine rear drums.  Inspect other components and road test.  Most cars.  $175  BFGoodrich  We make your car perform  886-2700  fUSERL  ���;" Tiro Brake    ��t  SuspensionCentre  Your locally Owni>cl TIRE VpNP Store  Hwy 101,   '.'���-:.  ;'. Qrie Mile West  of Gibspns  ^86^816? Coast News, March 16,1987  13.  The Gibsons RCMP Winter  Fishing Derby, March 7 and 8,  saw 195 take part and 27  salmon caught. The detachment  will donate net proceeds to the  local salmonid enhancement  program.  The detachment wishes to  thank all the sponsors who  donated prizes, and a special  thank you to the Fire Department, Andy's Restaurant,  Omega Restaurant, Hyak  Marina, and Smitty's Marina  for their helpful assistance.  Winners in this fourth annual  derby were: Bud Fisher in first  Pender  Golf  Lady Golfers ��� Please note  that our first Ladies'Day will be  on March 19 with tee-off time at  9:30 am. The match committee  would like to see all ladies arrive  about 9 am to enable us to have  a good start and of course,  socialize.  The draw sheet is up on the  board in the ladies' washroom.  If you are unable to come to the  club to put your name up,  please phone the Pro Shop and  they will do it for you.  Looking forward to seeing  you all on Thursday. Please  keep in mind that every Thursday is Ladies'Day and each time  there will be a 'fun' event arranged.  The men have made a head-  start on the ladies this year with  their first Men's Day February  28. On March 7 they had a  'Pick-your-own-score' event  and four of the men won by  choosing the exact score (gross)  they made. Congratulations  Roy Cumbers, John Willcock,  Phil Brodeur and Merle Smith.  Hockey  Minor hockey resumed this  week (after the Oldtimer weekend) and in Pup play the Diggers nipped the Kinucks 4-3  with Chris Hahn getting the hat-  trick and solos going to Jesse  Smith, Ryan McConnell, Ryan  Langevin and Brett Procknow.  PeeWee action hd the  Islanders grounding the  Thunderbirds 5-2. Brad  Wingfield had a hat-trick while  Graham Ruck, Kurtis Francis,  Jason Cochet and Dean  Stockwell added singles.  The West Van PeeWee *AA��  team journeyed to Sechelt and  buried our PeeWee Allstars  11-6. Francis Dixon had a fine  performance (4 goals) and Cody  Munson and Kurtis Francis  contributed single markers.  In PeeWee tournament play,  the local Blackhawks narrowly  missed winning the Mission  house league event. Our boys  dominated Mission 8-0 with  Mike Lewis selected Most  Valuable Player. After  defeating Port Moody 8-0,  Brian Dusenbury was chosen  Most Valuable Player.  In a closer contest, the boys  advanced to the final by beating  Abbotsford 4-1 (Most Valuable  Player was Justin Ahrens).  The final game was decided  in over-time when Langley popped in the winner. The Sechelt  goalie, Eric Meuller-Thode was  chosen Most Valuable Player.  Two local Atom teams  travelled to Chilliwack for their  house league tournament. The  Wings opened with a 1-1 tie  with Chilliwack where goalie  John Snazell became Most  Valuable Player. Their second  game was a 10-1 romp over  Aldergrove (Most Valuable  Player - Garry Blace). Needing  a win to advance to the final the  Wings came up empty and lost  7-0. Aaron MacDonald was  selected Most Valuable Player  in the loss to Abbotsford.  The other local team, the  Stars, opened with a wild 2-1  loss to another Aldergrove team  (offensive and defence Most  Valuable Players were Brad  Wigard and Tige Pollock). They  nipped a team from Langley 2-1  with Most Valuable Players going to Matt Collishaw and Ben  Stretch. Their final game was a  4-2 loss to Chilliwack while Rod  Hickman and Mike Yates were  chosen Most Valuable Players.  WANTED  Used Furniture  and What Have You  AL'S USED  FURNITURE  We buy Beer Bottles  886-2812  place with a 16 pounder caught  off Twin Islands. His prize, a  TV from Kern's and the trophy.  Second place went to Lyle  Blomgren with a 15 pounder, at  Twin Islands. Prize, a chainsaw  from Pacific Equipment Limited and a trophy.  Don Wilcox took the third  prize and trophy, with a 14.4  pounder off Camp Byng.  There were 23 other salmon  weighing from 12 pounds down  to 4.14 that qualified for prizes  donated by local businesses and  sports equipment companies.  Some local fishermen who  were prize winners: Ernie  Hodge, Tony Vandebant,  Blaine Hagedorn, Paul Anslow,  Ralph Jones, Larry Braun, Roy  Bentley, Mike Smith, Tom  Soles, Mike Denley. Former  Gibsons detachment members  Andy Brinton, Wayne Leather-  dale and Chuck Clark were also  on the prize winner's list.  Constable Frank Pitts of the  local detachment won the prize  of an anchor to use in his new  canoe for the ugliest fish  caught.  Salmon were taken off  Gower Point, Cotton Point,  Chaster. Camp Byng, Hutt and  Popham Islands.  Eight of the prize winning  catches were made off Gower  Point, and four each off Hutt  and Twin Islands.  The location of the ugliest  catch is not recorded.  ;;;;vRlfiTA_S;'t;;'  \ .���'"   ��� SrnaU'Engfne Sa4es.and Service���..'���' \  . OH Al NSAWS. PUM~PS. GEN ERATORS. LAWN MOWERS  come check It out. See how easy it Is to put  yourself In a Caterpillar 416 Backhoe.Loader.  Madeira ���Rark. next 10 AC Building Supplies  883-Q114  The  BUSHWHACKER  Brush Clearing  & Removal  Tall grass to  Small trees -  Steve Cass  885-7421  Please Leave Message  Brian's Auto Body  =& Painting Ltd. =  announces  that they have taken over Sandy's Collision Repairs  now to be known as...  PENDER HARBOUR COLLISION  fc*      ^A*^ Saturday, March 21st  Qqjv* -|i am to 4 pm  NOW IN TWO LOCATIONS TO SERVE YOU  PENDER HARBOUR SECHELT  883-2606 885-9844  ��� 62 hp. ���  ��� 13,420 lb. ���  ��� 14'2" digging depth ���  ��� Super roading e  ��� Vari-flow hydraulics ���  ��� Leak proof hydraulics ���  Easy on off access  Super fuel economy  Low effort controls  XT-3 hose  Great visibility  Easy servicing  Competitively priced at $51,000.  8.6% financing through 1987.  3-year 5,000-hour warranty.  call Mike walker at 533-1244  (533-2373 evenings) for more information.  FINNING  mmm  CATERPILLAR  CAT _nrj Q are irademarhs of Caterpillar Inc  Any published photo or your  choice from the contact sheets  5x7      s6'  8x10    s900  IT!  Dash in to the Runner Sale of the year!  Men's, Women's & Boy's  HI-TOP LEATHER SECONDS  Converse, LA. Gear, Stadia, Lynn, Candies  s19" & $24"  Men's Light Soled  COURT SHOES  White on white  19  99  Boy's  Suede & Nylon  H'KERS Sizes26  100  Boy's Suede & Nylon  SNEAKERS  $099  Men's & Women's Greyhound  JOGGERS  Two styles in  Grey, navy & white  11  99  &  19  99  9  BuYlpa,,'G  B-W��RKWEW?  /1^W��RLD  CanodcCi Workwear Store  IEW SPRING HOURS'  Mon.-Thurs 8:30-6:00  Friday 8:30 ��� 9:00  .Saturday      9:30-5:8(  ||KZ_fli>^4:  TO0^> LOCALLY  QVVNEP a OPE 14.  Coast News, March 16,1987  Continuing Education  SCHOOL DISTRICT #46 (SUNSHINE COAST)  by Larry Grafton  All groups or Individuals who wish to arrange for the use of ball fields at Brothers  Park are invited to attend a meeting on  Wednesday, March 18, 1987 at 7:30 pm in  the Council Chamber of the Municipal Office at 474 South Fletcher Road, Gibsons.  At that meeting a schedule will be arranged  which will allow the greatest possible  number of groups to play on the fields.  LOOK FORWARD TO SPRING!  DlGtofflfe  Center  Your're going to make it this time  Suitable for Men, Women, Children  ^     YOU LOSE  * RICK GAINS  Each pound you lose. DIET CENTRE  will donate 10* to Rick Hansen's  Man   in   Motion   World   Tour.  CALL - 886-DIET   gibsons  MEMBERSHIP  Section 2(a) of our Constitution reads "Any person  regardless of age may become a  member of the Branch on acceptance of application and  payment of membership dues.  Thereafter the dues become  payable in January"'5. As  previously mentioned in the column the annual membership is  $5 per person.  To facilitate the acquisition  of your membership cards this  year they are available from the  following: Kay McKenzie,  885-3184 (next door to the Post  Office); Olive Comyn, 885-2378  (Halfmoon Bay area); Len  Herder, 885-2878 (Sandy Hook  area); Gerry Chattier, 886-3728  (Gibsons area).  At one or another of our  regular activities at the hall, in  most instances, particularly on  Monday and Tuesday starting  at 1:30 pm, one of the above  people will be present.  \ BUILDING COMMITTEE  As discussed in last week's  column, the time has come for  diversification of our building  committee. This was accomplished last week at a combination meeting of the existing  building committee and the  branch executive committee  where a committee was set up  for the new building project  consisting of John Miller, Ber-  nie Ackerman and Mike Timms  to examine the plans to date and  provide input until plans are  finalized.  Your existing fund raising  section will be putting forth a  concerted effort to get a commitment for the balance of the  funds necessary to complete the  new building.  For those of you who may  entertain the thought that our  branch is asking too much of  our governments in requesting  them to provide the balance of  funds necessary, bear in mind  that through effort and hard  work, over the last 20 years', the  branch has been able to contribute in funds and real estate  the equivalent of some $200,000  two hundred thousand dollars  towards the project. Our  members are proud of the accomplishment! ' !  CONCERT  Again through the efforts of  Nikki Weber and Connie  Wilson, a group of local artists  will be presenting "A Night to  Remember". This concert will  take place on Sunday night,  April 5 at 8 pm in the Seniors'  Hall. Proceeds will go towards  our new hall. Tickets are now  available from the usual outlets:  Books and Stuff in the mall,  The Bookstore on Cowrie  Street, Strings 'n Things under  The Parthenon, Larry Grafton  at 885-2182 and Len Herder at  885-2878.  As in previous concerts,  please get your tickets early as  ticket sales are limited to the  capacity of the old hall. The admission is unchanged at $4 per  person.  REGISTRATION INFORMATION:  Pre-registration is required for ail classes  All one-day workshops require pre-payment BEFORE  the specified deadline, as do some limited enrolment  classes. If courses are cancelled due to lack of registration,  fees will be refunded.  OFFICE HOURS:  10:30 - 7:00 pm - Monday to Thursday  9:00 - 4:00 pm - Friday  GALL 886-8841 for information and registration  (883 area residents can call 885-7871, Local 27).  Aboriginal Views  This two-day film and video festival insights into the  history, cultural traditions and every-day experience  of Canadian native people.  There will be a special viewing of 'Potlatch' and  'Box of Treasures' during the opening ceremony at  the Sechelt Indian Band Hall on Saturday evening  from 7:00-10:00 pm.  Gloria Cranmer-Webster of the U-Mista Cultural  Centre at Alert Bay, will be a guest speaker at the  summary session on Sunday.  Various other films can be viewed at Chatelech  Secondary School on both Saturday, May 2nd and  Sunday May 3rd from noon-5:00 pm.  $3: Pre-Pay before April 24th, or  $5 at the door for a weekend pass.  Adult Learning Centre (V. Giesbrecht)  A specialist in adult education is available to provide materials and help you meet your learning goals  at your own pace.  Wednesdays, 11:00 am-4:00 pm  and/or 6:00-9:00 pm  Continuing Education Classroom/District  Resource Centre: Mar. 25  $12/month or $30/3 months  Build Your Own Home (H. Morris-Reade)  A local building inspector will provide an update of  the new National Code that can save you time,  money and HEADACHES!  Wednesday, May 10, 7:30-9:30 pm  Chatelech Rm. 115  $2.50. Pre-pay by April 30  Buying A Home (R. Wollen)  This FREE seminar covers basics of buying Real  Estate, either as an investment or for the first home  buyer.  Tuesday, March 24, 7:30-9:30 pm  Chatelech Rm. 104  Wednesday, March 25, 7:30-9:30 pm  Elphinstone, Textiles Rm.  Cake Decorating (L. Bessant)  Tuesdays, April 28, 7:30-9:30 pm  Chatelech Foods Rm  $20/5 Sessions & $5 for supplies:  Pre-pay by April 21  Chainsaw Maintenance (M. Volen)  Saturdays,. May 9 & 16, 9:00 am-12 noon  Chatelech Shop  $20: Pre-pay by May 1  Celestial Navigation/I (H. Hadeler)  A six week course designed for beginners, laypersons, fishermen, interested landlubbers - in fact  anybody who may find himself well offshore at some  time in the future and wants to know how to get back  - safely!  Pre-requisite for Part II  Tuesdays, March 24, 7:30-9:30 pm  Chatelech, $20/6 sessions  Celestial Navigation/II (H. Hadeler)  A six week course in advanced celestial navigation,  based on Part I.  For both courses, a current Nautical Almanac and  an inexpensive sextant are required (Ebco, Davis or  similar).  Tuesday, May 5, 7:30-9:30 pm  Chatelech, $20/6 sessions  Chocolate Making (L. Bessant)  You can make Easter Bunnies, Maraschino cherries, cream fillings, peanut butter cups, almond bark,  turtles, etc.  Saturday, April 11, 10:30 am-4:30 pm  Chatelech Foods Rm.  $20 & $5 for supplies: Pre-pay by April 3  E.S.L. (English as a Second Language)  Thursdays, March 26, 7:30-9:30 pm  Elphinstone Rm 110  $16/8 sesions: Pre-register, please.  * * A Sechelt class can be arranged if there is enough  interest.  First Aid/S.O.F.A. (D. Hartman, 885-3882)  Tuesdays, April 7, 7:00-9:00 pm for 4 weeks  OR Saturday, April 4, 9:00 am-5:00 pm  OR Saturday, May 9, 9:00 am-5:00 pm  Davis Bay Annex  $35: Register with instructor  Fitness/Coast Kinetics  Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays,  9:30-10:30 am. Week of March 23rd  Roberts Creek Elementary School,  Community Use Room  Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays  6:30-7:30 pm, Week of March 23rd  Cedar Grove Elementary, Gym  $45 - includes any sessions at both locations  Folk Dancing (A. Belshaw)  No partner or experience is necessary to enjoy  dance and music from afar!  Wednesdays, April 1, 8:00-10:00 pm  Roberts Creek Gym $26/8 sessions  French/Conversational (A. Belshaw)  Thursdays, April 2, 7:30-9:30 pm  Roberts Creek Elem. $27/8 sessions  Grade 12 Equivalency Exam (G.E.D.)  Adults who did not complete Grade 12 can get a  Ministry of Education Equivalency certificate.  Saturday, May 9, 8:30 am-4:30 pm  District Resource Centre  $10.50: Application deadline is April 24th.  Karate (F. Hopper/up to 14 years)  Tuesdays, 6:00-7:00 pm  Elphinstone Lunch Room  Saturdays, 10:00-11:00 am  Roberts Creek Gym  (J. McCarthy/adults)  Tuesdays & "Thursdays, 7:00-8:30 pm  Elphinstone Lunch Room  (D. Henn/up to 14 years)  Mondays, 5:30-6:30 pm  Sechelt Elementary Gym  (D. Henn /Mixed adults & children)  Mondays, 6:30-8:00 pm  Sechelt Elementary Gym  (D. Henn/mixed  Wednesdays, 6:00-7:30 pm  West Sechelt Elementary Gym  Fees: $35 for kids (March 23-Mid-June)  $55 adults (March 23-Mid-June)  Landscaping (D. Hunter)  Saturday, April 25 ONLY, 9:30 am-12:30 pm  Roberts Creek Elementary Community Use Rm  $10: Pre-pay by April 16  Life Drawing (C. Rubin)  Beginning and experienced artists will enjoy exploring new ways of seeing and drawing.  Tuesdays, April 21, 7:00-9:00 pm  Roberts Creek Elem. Library  $25/6 sessions (plus model's fee)  Mortgage Seminar  The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce is  holding its second annual mortgage seminar. For  more information call Diane Oakenfull at 886-8111.  Tuesday, March 31 ONLY, 7:30-9:30 pm  Elphinstone Secondary School FREE  Outboard Motor Maintenance (L. Richard)  . Lectures & demonstration will guide nonprofessionals in care, diagnosis and repair of boat  motors.  Wednesdays, April 1, 7:30-9:30 pm  Chatelech Shop  $26/8 sessions  Papermaking (R. Sheuing)  Using simple materials and kitchen appliances,  create your own paper for letters, cards, books and  other artistic expressions.  Saturday, May 16, 9:30 am-4:30 pm  Elphinstone Art Rm  $25/1 session: Pre-pay by May 8  Past Life Regression (M. Judd)  This interesting and provocative session includes  individual and group regression using hypnotic  demonstrations. Wear comfortable clothes.  Saturday, April 11, 9:30 am-4:30 pm  OR Sunday, April 12, 9:30 am-4:30 pm,  Chatelech Music Rm  $25/1 session: Pre-pay by April 4  Peace Films  Nuclear Addiction (R. Bertell) and A Writer in the  Nuclear Age (M. Laurence)  Monday, May 11, 7:30-9:30 pm  Roberts Creek Elem., Library  FREE: Co-sponsored by S.C. Peace Committee  Propane Conversion (B. Wilson)  Technical and practical "hands-on" experience will  prepare successful candidates for certification by the  Department of Labour, Safety and Engineering  Branch.  Friday, May 1, 6:00-10:00 pm  Sat. & Sun., May 2nd & 3rd, 8:30 -4:30  Elphinstone Shop  $70: Pre-pay by April 24  (Plus approx. $20 for texts & materials)  Parent/Teacher Relations In E.C.E.  This workshop provides an opportunity to focus on  roles, attitudes and concerns of parents in an E.C.E.  setting. We'll explore a variety of communication  methods that bridge the gap between home and  school.  Saturday, April 25, 9:30 am-4:30 pm  Chatelech Rm 115  $20: Pre-pay by April 15  Sail Training (D. Pethick)  Stem to stern instruction in classroom, at dockside  and on board. Limited Enrolment.  Beginners: Saturdays, April 4, 9 am-1 pm  Intermed.: Saturdays, April 4, 2 pm-6 pm  $33/4 sessions: Pre-pay by March 31  Continuing Education Classrm.  Shiatsu (H. Hadeler)  This ancient healing method uses finger pressure to  restore energy flow and create a sense of well-being.  This method is best practiced with a friend.  Thursdays, April 2, 7:30-10:00 pm  Chatelech Music Rm $25/6 sessions  Spanish/Conversational (A. Belshaw)  Tuesdays, March 31, 7:30-9:30 pm  Roberts Creek Elem. $26/8 sessions  Spanish for Tourists/II (E. McNutt)  Mondays, March 30, 7:00-9:00 pm  Chatelech Rm. 104 $26/8 sessions  Spring Garden Clinic (D. Hunter)  This session will deal with soil preparation, fertilizers, vegetables, spring flowers and rose care.  Saturday, April 11, 9:30 am-12:30 pm  Roberts Creek Elem. Community Use Rm.  $10: Pre-pay by April 3  S.T.E.P. Program (R. Breadner)  Systematic Training for Effective Parenting helps  families raise responsible children. 8 sessions.  Thursdays, April 2, 7:30-9:30 pm  Halfmoon Bay Elementary FREE: ($15 for text)  Typing (D. Halliday)  Mondays, March 23, 7:00-9:00 pm  Chatelech Typing Rm. $30/8 sessions  Typing (C. Boyes)  Tuesdays & Thursdays, March 31  Elphinstone Typing Rm.  $37.50/10 sessions (5 weeks)  Ukranian Easter Eggs (K. Crum)  If you can hold a brush, you will be able to create a  beautiful heriloom using traditional Psyanky designs.  Saturday, April 4 ONLY, 9:30 am-4:30 pm  Elphinstone Science Lab  $20: Pre-pay and order kit (approx. $15)  before March 30  Watercolour Workshop II (W. Simmonds)  A workshop for those with watercolour experience  or who have taken the basic workshop. This one will  be at the Porpoise Bay Provincial Park *1 Campground. Bring a lunch, your regular working supplies  and a comfortable chair. Limited Enrolment.  Saturday, May 9, 9:00 am-4:00 pm  (Alternate Date May 23 re: weather)  $20: Pre-pay before May 1  Wiidflowers (J. Hind-Smith)  A local naturalist will lead this hike to view a spring  spectacle! Bring a lunch. Limited enrolment.  Sunday, May 24, 9:00 am-aftemoon  $2.50: Pre-pay by May 15  Yoga/Iyengar Method (S. Sutherland)  Wednesdays, March 25, 9:20-11:20 am  Roberts Creek Elem. Community Use Rm.  Thursdays, March 26, 7:45-9:45 pm  Cedar Grove Elem. Gym $32.50/10 sessions Coast News, March 16,1987  15.  ������m___aM_Ba_a���_*^  10 remote acres, 1000 sq. ft.  house, horse paddocks, out  buildings, creek, no services,  $54,900,886-9654. #11  Large vacant lot in lower Gibsons,  adj. to Post Office, poss. commercial zoning, offers to full  price, $32,500. Campbell-Sage  Realty, 926-5500 (24 hrs.).  #11  72 acre lot, Browning Rd.,  $14,000 OBO. Will consider trade  on house or property in Gibsons  area. 886-3909 eves. #13  Gibsons townhouse, 3 bdrm.,  family room, beautiful view of  Howe Sound, $44,700.  886-2185. #13  _  Births J  _v^i  '0d^s  Pawliuk: Reg & Rebecca, Jason, ���  Nicholas & James, paise the Lord  for the safe arrival of Peter Cornelius, bom March 5, weighing 8  lb., 1 oz. Special thanks to Dr.  Yaxley and staff at St. Mary's.  #11  South Cpast  t       Ford       3'  1983 MERCURY  re.  locks  by 6 month or  10,000 km P/T Warranty  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281 i  AGASSE: passed away in St.  .Mary's Hospital on March 8,  1987, Fon Agasse, late of Gibsons in her 79th year. Sadly  missed by her loving husband  Steve and family as well as many  nieces and nephews. Memorial  service was held Wednesday,  March 11 in the chapel of Devlin  Funeral Home, Gibsons.  Reverend Alex Reid officiated.  Cremation. Remembrance donations may be made to the Rick  Hansen Man-in-Motion World  Tour. #11  CHRISTOPHER: passed away at  Lion's Gate Hospital on March  12, 1987, Eleanor Christopher  (Reynolds) of Gibsons, B.C. Survived by loving husband Robert  and her mother Violet; brother  and sister-in-law, Dennis and  Kathy Reynolds of Winnipeg. No  service by request. Cremation. If  desired donations may be forwarded to Lion's Gate Hospital  Foundation, 15th & St. George's  Ave., N. Vancouver, V7L 2L7.  1 #11  r  6v  D  '' * ; Personal  ^-| In ll    ���       ii* I   ill" ' '   1"T  Attractive, sophisticated ex-  business exc, 29 years old,  6'3", 220 lbs., blue eyed blonde  seeks to be travelling comp.,  bodyguard for lady of means. Age  not imp. Discretion assured. Reply in care of Box 1164, Sechelt,  VON 3A0. P.S. would PO Gen.  Del. please reply soon. #11  COUNSELLOR/THERAPIST  For individual therapy or marital  counselling, call Eleanor Mae.  885-9018. #13  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  Classifieds  at any of our convenient  Friendly People  Places  IN PENDER HARBOUR   Pacifica Pharmacy #2 883-2888  AC Building Supplies 883-9551  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 Street) 885-3930  IN DAVIS BAY   Peninsula Market 885-9721  IN ROBERTS CREEK ���  Seaview Market 8&53400  IN GIBSONS   Radio Shack  (Sunnycrest Mall) 886-7215  The Coast News  (behind Dockside Pharmacy) 886-2622  DEADLINE IS NOON SATURDAY  FOR MONDAY PUBLICATION  I  '\\-t'\>:-  ��l-V.Wii_  ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS  885-2896, 885-7272, 886-2954.  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 886-9903  or 886-9826.  Attention Teens  Al-Ateen   Can   Help.   Phone  886-7103. TFN  Mary Carmichael is pleased to announce tne engagement of her  daughter, Janette Marie to Ernest  Albert Thompson. #11  FITNESS FASHION FETE  Sat., Mar. 21, 7:30 pm, Mad.  Pk. Comm. Hall. Tickets $5, at  poolS local shops. #11  Be Healed - Learn spiritual healing for self or others with  Merideth Puryear from A.R.E.,  Virginia Beach, Va. Concepts  from the Bible and Edgar Cayce  Readings, Vancouver, Sat., April  4. Adults $65. .Information  886-2302. Registration  1-263-7970. #13  PRUNING DAY!!  One day intensive hands-on re-  juvinating old fruit trees. Master  instructor, Sat., March 21,  10-4:30, fee $20. Reg,  885-7348. #11  _  lost  3  Jtft*  Orange male tabby cat, between  Gibsons & Bonniebrook. Reward.  Answers to Tiger. 886-7300. #11  Black male Newfoundland  retriever cross, very friendly,  answers to the name Luke, North  Rd. area. Reward. 886-3993 or  885-4643. #11  Hitchhiker, March 6. I have your  black packsack. 886-7563... J11  1 roll of exposed film, Gibsons  Medical Clinic parking lot, Mar.  7.886-8661. #11  Pair ear defenders, Roberts  Creek. 886-2062. #11  South Coast  Ford      4  1984 FORD  ESCORT  4 cyl., 4 speed  1-0wner. 57,000 kms  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3261  c  %H  r**$  & livestock  Rottweiler pup, (7 mo. old),  female, PB, papers, $500 or  swap for best gun or vehicle offered. 885-7708. #11  CANINE OBEDIENCE  Reg Robinson, 886-2382.     TFN  SPCA  8B5-4771  TFN  Nannie goat FREE. 886-8737.  #11  LOW COST SPAY PROGRAM  For dogs & cats. Phone SPCA  885-4771 or 886-9265.        #11  SPCA ADOPTION  Black & orange 4-5 mth. female  cat; black & white female, 4-5  mth.; grey & black tabby female,  4-5 mth.; long-haired black &  white female, 4-5 mths., very affectionate. Call 886-2149.     #11  ��  !*���  Music  Keyboard, $250; clarinets, $150.  Open til 6 Fri. Strings'n'Things,  885-7781. #11  BASS PLAYER WANTED  Call 886-9348 or 886-8356.  #13  '"'    '    '"     '      '      "   '   *���'���!  Pressure canner; floor model  band saw; older model table saw.  886-3123. #11  Scrap cars & trucks wanted. We  pay cash for some. Free removal.  Phone 886-2617. TFN  South Coast  Ford   ..:���-  1986 SABLE, GS  4 DOOR  V6, Auto, Air Cond.,  Tilt, Cruise, Power Seats,  8,000 kms  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  Carage Sales  Please support us! Items needed  for the Gibsons Lifeboat Station  Garage Sale on April 4. For  pickup or info, please phone  886-8076. #12  Neat Stuff! For Olde Time's Sake,  Wed. -Sat., 10-4:30, Hwy 1011  beside Elson Glass. #12  Mar. 21 & 22, 10-4, Manatee  Rd., (bottom of Cheryl Ann Rd.)  Roberts Creek. Lots of stuff. #11  Multi-family sate Sunday only,  10-2, no early birds, 1032 Gower  Point Rd., Gibsons. #11.  Moving/estate sale, lower  duplex, 531 Marine Dr., Gibsons,  starts Wed., Mar. 18, 9am-8pm  daily til goods sold. Sewing  mach., table & chairs, sgl. bed,  kitchen utensils, etc. For information ph. 886-9719. #11  Sun., Mar. 22, 12 noon, end of  Cochrane Rd. off Franklin, 16' FG  boat, 40 HP Merc, trlr., best offer, need washer & dryer.  836-7689. #11  Giant 5 family garage sale,, kids  toys &.clothes, household items,  building supplies. Mar. 21 & 22,  10-4, 2016 Coach Rd. Roberts  Creek. Watch for signs on Leek  Rd. Rain or Shine. #11  Sunday, March 22,10 am-2 pm,  856 Poplar Lane, no early birds  please. #11  "_**�� v, ���>     \   * i  P  1975 GMC window van, mag  wheels, PS, PB, $1200.  886-9050. #11  4 _t *' *^  <"  *'     -s , <-,? >  - ~ ��� ���*v o VVj^* &"*.  WifiiiViifn-1"*-3*-  Art Frames ��� New ��� Private ��� Artist Overstocked ��� Pine ��� Walnut  Stain ��� Only 5"x7" Canvas Well  ��� Moulding 11/8" ��� Seven Position Varied Routing. Ph.  885-4650. #12  ELECTROLUX VACUUMS  Reconditioned/Guaranteed. Stella  Mutch. Nine years of service on  the Coast. 886-7370. #11  10 sp. male Peugeot bike, $75;  grain mill, $100; gas grill, $100.  886-2657. #11  Mushroom manure, $25/yd., 6  yds. min. for delivery. Phone  after 4pm. 886-7914. #11  Mattress too hard?  Try our super toppers.  All sizes   W.W. UPHOLSTERY &���  BOAT TOPS LTD.   637 Wyngaert Rd.,  Gibsons  886-7310  M  <tm   mmmmk  t ���- i'? <'  mm -' 1 ->  -TttSfr?  Jackie and Stan will be happy to help  with your classified at Pacifica Pharmacy #2, our "Friendly People Place" in  Madeira Park.  A used anchor, Navy pattern or  Babbit pattern, 125 - 200 lbs.  885-3505. #12  Please support us! Items needed  for the Gibsons Lifeboat Station  Garage Sale on April 4. For  pickup or info, please phone  886-8076. #12  l   ~ ^~         j  LOG BUYING STATION '  i'  Cedar, Fir, Hemlock *  886-7033  Terminal Forest Products   \  ^vir.'ivi.'_kax__2--3  3 HP Johnson OB, $125; battery  chg., 6 amp, $25; Webster paint  compr., $75. 886-2657.       #11  Older style sofa bed, chairs, coffee table, typing desk, baby swing. 886-8434. #11  T & S TOPSOIL  Mushroom Manure $25/yd., $24  for seniors. Bark Mulch $27/yd.  Steer Manure. Screened Topsoil  mixed. All prices negotiable. Call  aft. 6 pm or anytime weekends or  holidays, 885-5669. TFN  HAY FOR SALE  $3.50/bale; garden mulch hay,  $3/bale, 885-9357. TFN  South Coast  "-���:.'"'.   Ford       :  1986 AEROSTAR  WAGON XL  V6 EFI, auto., 5 passenger,  tilt/speed, cassette, 11,000  kms, Rust Inhibitor Warranty  Remainder of Factory Warranty  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281 >  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., Sechelt,  885-2527 & other local stores.  TFN  Multicycle Inglis auto washer,  $295. Guaranteed & delivered.  883-2648. TFN  HYDROPONIC NUTRIENTS  and Halide Lights, etc.  Quality Farm & Garden Supply.  886-7527. TFN  Satellite  Systems  ' SALES, SERVICE  & SYSTEM UPGRADES  ��� DESCRAMBLERS *  IBM Compatible  COMPUTERS  from s999  Green Onion  Earth Station  885-5644 884-5240  MUSHROOM MANURE  ��� Bark Mulch  ��� Screened Topsoil  ��� Steer Manure  ��� Low prices, delivered.  886-7307  TFN  MURDOCH'S JEWELRY  at  MarLee Fashions  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  Every Saturday, 1-5 pm  #12  Moving <to apt.: drapes, antique  gold, 3 panels each side, $175; 2  panels, $85; 30" round glass top  white wrought iron table & 3  chairs, $150; end tables & antique trunk (1918), $100.  886-2337. #12  Sears .16 HP garden tractor with  plow and front, dozer blade,  $1800 OBO; 2 HP Brigs & Straten  cultivator, $200. 885-9294 eves.  #12  FIBERGLAS  Resin & Mat  4 L. - *25.50  Mat - ��2.95/yd.   W.W. UPHOLSTERY &���  BOAT TOPS LTD. 1  637 Wyngaert Rd.,  Gibsons  886-7310  Wood burning Shaw fireplace,  built-in heatolator, zero  clearance, will heat 1500 sq. ft.  comfortably, $400. 921-7788  after 6. TFN  Pool table, snook. & bill, balls,  chalk & cues, $150; ping-pong  tbl. & ace, $50; both $175 OBO.  886-2743. #12  South Coast  Ford  1986 FORD  RANGER  V6', 5 speed,    low kms  Wharf Rd., Sachalt  DL 5936 885-3281  Pool table, 4x8, % inch slate,  new cloth, snooker balls, 8 balls,  $950 OBO. Tarry, 886-2268 or  886-3595. #11  Queen sz. water bed, 2 bedside  tables, gd. cond., $400 OBO.  885-4669 after 6 pm. #13  7 new T120 (VCR) tapes, grade  A, $3/ea. 886-2727. #11  Viking frig. & stove, exc. for cottage or apt. $300 OBO.  886-9044. #12  14GibsonM/D12cuft.  Fridges - White  14 Gibson 24"  Ranges - White  and Dryers  For More Info Call  Kohuch Appl.  885-9847  RHODOS & AZALEAS  Roberts Creek Nursery, 2569  Lower Road, 886-2062.       #13  14 cu. ft. deep freeze, $100.  886-7694. #11  2 office size desks. Phone Elite  Travel, 886-2522, 9:30-5:00.  #13  2 new Continental beds & 4"  foam pads, $130/lot; record  player, new BSR 3-speed  automatic, $30.886-3569.   #13  Child's car seat, nice padding,  $30; stereo/receiver, AM/FM,  $10; 1950's wallpaper, assorted  patterns, 12 rolls, $20; Singer  treddle sewing mach., works,  oak cab., $75. 886-2730 eves.  TFN  Brown 3-plece luggage set, new  condition. 886-7281. #11  30" Kenmore Deluxe elec. range,  brown, $175. 886-3344 eves.  #13  Fridge & stove  kitchen cupboards,  & sinks. 886-8737.  #11  *m. ��-tt^L '-V -. K ���- VKU  FOAM  FOAM  FOAM  WW Upholstery  886-7310  'ifc.'-*.^-'*-^'^'*--*-^--*- ���*>. *..-��^-V"*-  Enterprise white enamel garbage  burner, exc. cond., $75.  886-7831. #11  FIREWOOD  Cut to order. 886-9847.       #13  Used   25   watt mobile   radio  telephone,   YR programmed,  working   well, $375   OBO.  885-5783. #13  18 cu. ft. fridge, remodelling,  must sell! Kenmore side-by-side  almond colour, 65x33x30, new,  $1200, 7 years old, $500.  885-3479. -#11  South Coast  -      Ford  1984 NISSAN  KING CAB  4 cyl., 5 speed  AM/FM stereo,  electric window defroster,  Extra high Canopy  49,000 kms  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  V ���'  Very rare, exotic apple trees, 12  varieties, 3-5 years old, $15  each. 885-7311 after 6 pm.   #13  Electric lawn mower, used 3 mo.,  $100 OBO. 886-2704. #11  !A9s  . %0&&'.  74 Ford 4x4, $1700 OBO; '82  Honda CR480R, needs work,  $500 OBO. 886-2263, 886-7056.  #11  Classic '67 Nova SS, all orig.,  327, 2 spd., consol, buckets,  $1500 cash or consider trade.  885-7708. #11  South Coast  Ford  1982 OLDS  CUTLASS  4 Door  V8, automatic,  Air Cond., 1 Owner  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  ol S936 885-3281  1972 Cutlass, 2 dr., silver/white  interior, 350, PS, PB, radio.  886-7112. TFN  '83 Toyota Corolla SR5, exc.  cond., low mi., 5 spd., $8500.  886-7609. #11  74 GMC % ton, flat deck, runs  good, new tires, $700 OBO.  885-9208 eves. #11  South Coast  Ford  1984 F150 PICKUP  Six, 4 speed, canopy,  1 owner, 36,000 kms  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  Wanted: Japanese 4x4 PU, good  condition. 886-7251. #11  77 Honda Civic, 4 sp., exc.  cond., great little car, asking  $1800 OBO. 886-3591. #12  '83 Ford LTD., 4 dr., V6 auto.,  elec. W/D, digital dash. Ph.  886-2465 aft. 6:30 pm.        #12  C- OAST  &-UTO  Hental  Sales &   885-2030  Rentals  ���DL7711  1977 3A ton PU, no rust, V8,  runs good, $2000 OBO or trade  for Vz ton 302 V8 PU. Phone  886-8104 after 6 pm. #12  75 Volkswagon, exc. cond.,  $2250 OBO. 886-2268..       #11  '78 Chrysler New Yorker  Brougham. PS, PB, air cond.,  $3900, offers considered. Please  call 886-7184 after 3 prrr.     #12  79 Ford Custom F150 PU, 302  auto. PS, PB, AC. AM/FM  stereo, tape deck, 16" radial  tires, undercoated, box line &  canopy, new paint, no rust, ex.  cond., $5200. Ph. 885-7401.#11  South Coast  V       Ford       ,  1983 ESCORT WGN  4 cyl., automatic  White with blue cloth trim  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  V        DL 5936 885-3281 .  71 Ford % T., 302 V8, 4 sp.,  rust, runs fine, $450. Dave,  886-2024. #11  73 Nova, 350, LT1, B&M  Slapstick Craigar mags, very  fast, $1500.886-8251.        #13  1981 Toyota Corolla, 5 sp., exc.  cond., sunroof, cassette, new  paint & tires, $4700. Phone  886-4612. #11  75 Ford window van for sale,  $600 OBO. 886-7441 am;  886-3978 aft. #11  Does your car need  a little care?  We offer a complete car care  service, $15 & up. Free pick  up   and   delivery   service  anywhere in Sechelt.  Phone Matt Small at:  South Coast Ford  885-3281  11 ft. camper, sips. 4, flush  toilet, 3-way fge., stove, furnace,  hyd. jacks, exc. cond., $3500.  886-7927. #12  '69 Ford 20' Class A motorhome,  A-1 condition, sleeps 4 adults,  asking $4900 OBO. Ph.  886-9957 aft. 5 pm. #11  Lantzville  Recreation Centre Ltd.  will pay top price for  your Recreation Vehicle  or Boat.  It's well worth a call.  390-3441       Dealer 7363  1980 Dodge Getaway camper  van, fully camperized, excellent  condition. 886-2246. #13  20' Vanguard trailer, fully ^  equip't., asking $4800.,  886-2887. #11  South Coast  f       Ford       \\  1983 TURBO  T-BIRD  2.3 litre EFI Turbo,  ^ 5 speed  Perfect Condition  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  .    DL 5936 885-3281  22'x8'6" HT Fly-glas, 6 cyl. '.  GMC, FWC, BW gear, sounder;  CB, anchor, 4 yrs. old, $4500 *  OBO. 883-2433. #11!  1986 Misty River 14 foot wide :  beam aluminum boat with 18 HP ;  Mercury motor, trailer included, -  all in excellent condition, asking '  $3500 OBO. Phone 886-3610.  #11  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  9.9-25-70 HP 1982-1986, exc.  cond., exc. price. Lowes Resort,  883-2456.        - TFN  4 Ton 'A' Lie. Gillnet, 29% ft.  plywood hull. V8 Ford gas eng.,  full alarm system, comp.  hydraulics, auto pilot, nets, trolling gear, $43,000. 286-1181,  287-7726 eves. #11  South Coast  Lt      Ford  1986 MUSTANG LX  CONVERTIBLE  5.0 litre EFI, 5 spd.  White on White  Low kms  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  _     PL 5936 885-3281      _;  17' wood day sailor, fixed lead  keel, sleeps 2, Seagull OB, 3  sails, $750 OBO. 885-5612 or  885-2791. #13  32' Dbl. Ender, 4 cyl. diesel  motor (Ford), keel cooler, $3500.  885-5300. #13  The Sunshine Coast News  reserves the right to classify  advertisements under appropriate headings and  determine page location.  The Sunshine Coast- News  also reserves the right to  revise or reject any advertising which in the opinion of  the Publisher is in questionable taste. In the event  that any advertisement is rejected the sum paid for the  advertisement will be  refunded,   Minimum '5" per 3 line Insertion.  Each additional line t1����. 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  For PHONE-IN Classifieds  Call 885-3930  PAYMENT must be received  by NOON SATURDAY  for Monday publication  MASTERCARD and VISA ACCEPTED  NOON SATURDAY  ALL FEES PAYABLE  PRIOR TO INSERTION  \ Please mail to  ��� COAST NEWS Classified. Box 460. Gibsons. B.C. VON 1V0  - Or bring in person to one of our  I Friendly People Places  ��� Minimum *S per 3 line insertion  _  CI                                         _L  <5_                                                                                        _  l��8  ���7_     :  ���   1      \      1    .J���1     '  11  ��8__  :   1  X  i:  '9_  :     in  ���i���i���i���i���i���i���   ���-  I  I  I  CLASSIFICATION: e.g. For Sale. For Renl. elc  I  I  I  1  i a 16.  Coast News, March 16,1987  t0fammmmtf.,fiimtmw\\i\ii   1.1 m  !//",'   ''-'/' ', ' ','���', y, "���'',,������'   '/  14ft. Mirrocraftwith 25 HP elec,  EZ load trailer, seldom used,  $2000 OBO. 885-4566. #12  12 ft. aluminum boat with 9.8  Merc, motor, tank & oars, $800.  886-9119. #12  Marine buoy, sturdy plastic,  round shape, heavy steel rings on  either end, $30. 886-2730 eves.  TFN  Boat repairs? Do it yourself, 50'  shop for rent, daily/monthly. Also  25' boat shelter, available now,  yearly. Call now 883-2406 after  5pmorallwkends. #12  14 ft. Cobra with 40 HP, electric  start, $2950 OBO. Gus or Tarry,  886-2268. #11  '81 7.5 Merc, $550; 6 HP  Evinrude LS, $350; pressure  alcohol stove with oven, $150;  Mansfield head & holding tank  with pump-out, $150. 886-9816  after 6 pm. #13  Mobile Homes  ��_�����1_���_������Mi_*_>__\md  Mobile home space available.  Sunshine Coast Mobile Home  Park. 886-9826. TFN  Space available April 1, Bonniebrook Trailer Park, 886-2887.  TFN  South Coast  Ford  \ 1983 MUSTANG L  '        V6, auto, stereo  Very Clean  :     Backed by 6 month or  ;   10,000 km P/T Warranty  ;    Wharf Rd., Sechelt  L        DL 5936 885-3281 .  Motorcycles  1978 Yamaha GT100 trail bike,  $400 OBO. 885-9208 eves.   #11  11986 Suzuki 650 Savage, only  6000 km., showroom condition,  $2700 OBO. 886-9761. #11  u81 Yamaha XS 1100 Midnight  Special, exc. cond., soft bags,  taingear, $2000 firm. 883-9207  eves. #12  11981 Honda XL80, exc. cond.,  2910 km., helmet & manual in-  -cluded, $350. 885-9224.      #11  Wanted to Rent  3 or 4 bdrm., ref. avail., Roberts  Creek area. 886-3811. #11  3 bdrm. house to rent or lease by  resp. fam., pref. rural area, beg.  June/July, $300/$400, range  refs. Call collect, 386-7299.  #11  Accommodation wanted, April to  Sept. 1987. Contact Helen Wong,  CBC, 700 Hamilton St., Vancouver, 662-6246. TFN  Res. prof, person wishes to rent  ocean front cabin for 1 month (or  more), prefer mid-July - end of  Aug., prefer Redrooffs to Secret  Cove area, cabin need not be  large. Call collect, 669-9631 or  731-8994. #13  Wanted in Haltmoon Bay area or  near, space for 18' trailer plus  moorage for 2 boats (24' & 20').  Phone Jim at 594-0359, Delta,  B.C. #11  F  For Rent  New one bdrm. ground level suite  with panoramic view on WF, Halfmoon Bay, dock facilities,  available immediately, $350/m.  294-0033 or 885-5733.        #11  Apt. in clean quiet bldg., central  Gibsons, adults only, no pets,  Ken DeVries Bldg., 886-9038.  #11  2 bdrm., view lot, Madeira Park,  clean mobile, 12'x68', $350/m.  883-9050. #11  SECHELT OFFICE SPACE  Do you need a 1 room office?  Reasonably priced?  Good location?  Priced at $75/month inclusive.  120 to 150 sq. ft. each.  TEREDO SQUARE  Call 885-4466. TFN  COMMERCIAL SPACE  KERN'S PLAZA  Up to 2500 sq. ft. of nicely  finished space in an attractive  new building.  ��� HIGH TRAFFIC  ��� EXCELLENT EXPOSURE  ��� AMPLE PARKING  Minimal leasehold improvements  required  886-8886  Weekdays 9:30 - 9:00  Sundays 12:00 - 5:00  2 bedroom trailer, Earl's Cove,  $275/m. Gloria Fritz 883-9412.  #11  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  D private sundeck  D enclosed garage  D family oriented  Q close to Sunnycrest Mall,  schools, tennis court &  jogging field  ��� good references required  D $450 per month  Call Peter, 886-9997  evenings  2 bdrm. home on one acre, Francis Peninsula, Pender Harbour,  $365/m. Gloria Fritz 883-9412.  #11  TEREDO SQUARE  Quality office space to lease,  negotiable terms and rates, many  areas can be sub-divided to suit,  elevator, carpeted, air conditioning. To view phone 885-4466.  TFN  1, 2, 3 bdrm. apts., heat and  cable vision inc., reasonable  rents. 886-9050. TFN  Community Hall for rent in  Roberts Creek. Phone Debbie,  886-3994, 7-10 pm. TFN  RENT OR LEASE  5000 sq. ft. commercial/  wharehouse space, Hwy. frontage, paved yard, 24' inside  clearance, propane heat. Interested parties please contact  886-2664, 8am - 5pm, Mon.-Fri.  TFN  RETAIL SHOP  Lower Gibsons  Currently the "Knit Wit"  $280/m. Inquiries within  8864390 or 681-1059  3 bdrm. home on School Rd.,  Gibsons, avail, immed., $475.  886-9587. #11  3 bdrm. bright apt. over store,  Gibsons area, $350/m.  886-8628. #12  2800 sq. ft. excellent Hwy. retail  space, can be divided, good  parking, rent can be negotiated.  886-8628. #12  MINI  STORAGE  886-8628  #12  1 bdrm. apt. in Seaview Place,  $350/m. Ph. 886-2249.       #12  Bright 1 bdrm. grnd. fir. ste., ap-  pls., rugs, drapes, full bath. Ph.  886-3954. #12  One bedroom cottage in Roberts  Creek on lg. lot, $300/m. util.  inc. 884-5344. #13  Mission Pt., beachfront 3 bdrm.  S/F, ref. req. 886-8291.      #13  South Coast  -      Ford  1982 Olds Cutlass  4 Door  Diesel, automatic, stereo,  PW, PL, 66,000 kms  Backed by 6 month or  10,000 km P/T Warranty  Wharf Rd., Sochelt  DL 5936 885-3281  Waterfront 2 bdrm. house 3/5  acre, exc. level beach access, 1  mi. from Langdale towards Gibsons, furnished, well maintained  by grounds kpr., $395/m. resp.  tenants, ref. req. 263-7900. #13  2 bdrm. home, lower Gibsons,  view, deck, F/S, washer, FP,  drapes, lg. yard, no dogs of any  size, kids & other pets OK, lease  avail., $375/m. 886-2730 eves.  TFN  These beautiful 3 bdrm. suites  rent at $300/m. due to location,  20 min. drive from shops on Port  Mellon Hwy., free laundry. Phone  886-9352 after 6 pm. #13  Whse. workspace, over 1000 sq.  ft., high ceiling, lg. overhead dr.,  Industrial Way, Gibsons.  886-8226. #13  Bach, ste., central Gibs., quiet,  part, furn., avail. April 1,  $235/m. 886-7743 or 886-3351.  #13  Small trailer at Irwin Trailer Crt.,  retired persons pref., sorry no  dogs. 886-3331. #13  Wanted  Mid-Coast Dental Clinic requires a  receptionist with Sec. & Acct.  skills. Dental exp. necessary.  Resume to Box 1100, Sechelt.  #11  Ride to 6:20am ferry from Lower  Road & Geddes daily, will share  gas. 886-3858. #11  27,  Help Wanted  Part-time & summer help (student). Clerk (male or female),  must be clean, able to deal with  public. Send resume to Gibsons  Fish Market, B. Lincez, Box 117,  Port Mellon. #11  Wanted - motivated individuals  selling innovative new product.  Direct to consumer- canvasing  door-to-door, exc. opportunity to  earn $1000 plus weekly, own  transportation req., prev. direct  sale experience preferred. Send  brief resume to: Mr. D. Stroud,  525 St. Andrews Rd., West Vancouver, BCV7S1V1. #12  South CoateV  Ford ;���:-.-7-jj  1985 RANGER 4x4  fe wheels  1-"Owner, 26,000 kms  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  Attention Registered or  Graduate Nurses.  Employment opportunity, PPT,  casual or holiday relief, 12 hr.  shift at $12.20/hr. & 50' shift  differential, attractive benefit  pkg. such as 11 Stats, at time &  half, plus more. To apply contact  Director of Resident Care, Cathy  Baxter, Kiwanis Village Care  Home, RR1, Gibsons or Ph.  886-9183. #11  Part-time secretary /receptionist,  Gibsons/Sechelt area. Send  resume to Box 3537, Courtenay,  BC. #12  Part time pos. for person experienced in filleting fish. Appa  Seafood Ltd., Box 6, Sechelt, BC  V0N3A0. #12  Experienced waiters/waitresses,  day shift, apply in person. Omega  Restaurant. #11  We need a hard-working person  to sell our Goodyear roof products. Write: D. Szklarz, Consolidated Protective Coatings  Ltd., 2020 Centre Ave. N.E.,  Calgary, Alberta T2E0B1.     #11  South Coast  >       Ford       >,  1983 MONTE  CARLO  V8, Automatic  Backed by 6 month or  10,000 km P/T Warranty  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  OL 5936 885-3281  V.  Applications are being accepted  by the South Pender Harbour  Waterworks Dist. for holiday  replacement & casual call-up in  the Dist. Office at Madeira Pk.  Applicants must be bondable,  exp. req. in bookkeeping, typing  & office routine. Please submit  resumes in own handwriting by  Mar. 31/87 to Box 9, Madeira  Pk., VON 2H0, Secretary & Board  Trustees. #12  Persons to peel shrimp & crab & a  fish filleter. 886-7819 or  886-2318, Connie. #11  INCREASE YOUR CHANCES  Let OUR fingers do YOUR talking!  Update your resume now. Phone  Arbutus Office Services,  885-5212. #13  Lord Jim's Resort Hotel requires  a fully qualified chef to start April  15. European training preferred,  5 yrs. exp. min., taking applications for waitresses, waiters &  front desk clerk, full & part-time  summer positions. Send  resumes: Lord Jim's Resort  Hotel, RR 1, Halfmoon Bay, VON  1Y0, No phone calls please.  #12  28.  Work Wanted  3  TREE TOPPING  Tree removal, limbing & falling,  insured, lowest rates. Jeff Collins, 886-8225. #11  Working? Tired of doing  housework on weekends? Hire  professional house-cleaners!  886-3675. #12  UD Tax Service, income tax  preparation. Located on Fairview  Rd. Phone886-7498. #11  "CLIP & SAVE""^ *&"!  DRESSMAKING  &  ALTERATIONS  {       Professionally done       j  ��� 886:7916 I  THINKING TILE?  Bathrooms, kitchen, floors, quality instal. 886-8305. #11  South Coast  Ford  1980 FORD F100  PICKUP  6 cyl., automatic  65,000 miles  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  W0S&'Wasted  Hardwood floors resanded and  finished. Work guaranteed. Free  est. Phone 885-5072.       ,  TFN  Exp. plumber needs work, old or  new jobs. Call eves, 886-3257 or  886-9149. #11  Builder, plumber, electrician, 35  yrs. exp. Tom Constable,  886-3344. #13  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICE LTD.  Topping - Limbing - Danger Tree  Removal,   Insured,   Guaranteed  Work. Free estimates. 885-2109.  TFN  Are you going away? Need a  reliable house sitter? Non-  drinker, non-smoker, references.  885-3930. #11  Good worker will do lawns,  gardening, painting, It. maint.,  reas. Rick, 886-7531. #11  Tree services, lawn, yard &  garden, hauling services, ind. &  hsehld., painting, clean-up &  gen. labour, reas. rates, 10%  discount for seniors. Michael,  886-8941. #11  Will do your garden, cut lawn,  clean windows, split wood, other  odd jobs, reliable. 885-1906. #13  Mechanic seeks work, auto &  marine, reas. rates. 886-3605 or  886-8525. #13  South Coast  f      Ford      *  1984 TOYOTA  TERCEL 4x4 SR5 WGN  4 cyl., 5 speed  1-Owner, 32,000 kms  Excellent Condition  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281 .  ^^^Sl  " "<<��*>:'**&**���  -*i  *i ...    .���%. *!,?.il1__*0&<MS_>;ar ������*�� *ev~�� ���>.-. u    r ���_w��Kvw 'v^enuem fc-J1- -sira w     s.   r i ?    *  \*  7r   %&&!&&r&&  I Leg*!     I  V ���   J  \   20>  Child Care  Experienced  lady will  babysit,  Bonniebrook area. 886-2591. #13  f '   |   30.  L_5  Business  Opportunities  D  Public   transit   business.  886-2268 or 886-3595, Tarry.  TFN  Cedars Trailer Court  Little goldmine, Wilson Creek, 12  pads, 9 trailers owned & on monthly rentals, very good revenue,  room for expansion, 2.41 acres,  close to beach "*& stores,-  $150,000,885-5782.      >   #11  LAND ACT  TAKE NOTICE that South  Pender Harbour Waterworks  District has made application  to the Ministry of Forests and  Lands for a lease of certain  Crown Lands under the Land  Act, for improvement,  maintenance and.protection of  existing domestic water supplies for Madeira Park,  Bargain Harbour, Francis Peninsula and adjacent areas  supplied by South Pender Harbour Waterworks District, as  follows:  From the East boundary of  DL 6293 NWD and including  land within 100 metres on  each side of Haslam Creek,  upstream to the 'District's'  dam at McNeill Lake reservoir  and all lands within 100  metres of the high water mark  of McNeill Lake.  Comments concerning this  application may be made to the  office of the Senior Land Officer, 4240 Manor Street, Burnaby, BCV5G 1B2.  David H. Maw  Chairman of the Board of  Trustees  South Pender Harbour  Waterworks District  South Coast  -      Ford  1979  VOLKSWAGON  Raised Roof, 4 cyl., 4 speed,  stove, icebox, furnace.  Nice Condition  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  .        DL 5936 885-3281  Si*  &e$*i  Province of  British Columbia  Ministry of  Environment  and Parks  Notice of a Minor Amendment  to Permit No. PE-4481 issued  under the provisions of the  Waste Management Act,  S.B.C. 1982, c.41,. in the  name of MIKE BALDIGARA and  ARNOLD BENNETT.  Take notice that a minor  amendment to Permit No.  PE-4481 for an effluent  discharge located at Secret  Cove, British Columbia has  been issued.  The amendment consists of:  1. A change of Permit Holder's  name and address from:  Mrs. A.L. Bennett  7564 Elliott Street  Vancouver, British Columbia  V5S 2N6  to:  Mike Baldigara and  Arnold Bennett  R.R. #1  Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia  VON 1Y0  2. Deletion of a proposed  sewage treatment plant which  is to serve a proposed private  home.  3. An update of the permit format and language with minor  changes to the sampling and  monitoring program.  A copy of the amended Permit   may   be   viewed   at  15236-103A Avenue, Surrey,  British  Columbia  V3R  7A2,  (telephone: 584-8822), during  normal business hours.  Dated at Surrey, Mar. 12/87  H.Y. Wong,  Regional Waste Manager  The usual prize of $5 will be awarded the first correct  entry drawn which locates the above. Send your entries to reach the Coast News, Box 460, Gibsons, by  Saturday of this week. Last week's winner was Carol  Popove of Gibsons Hair Salon who correctly located  the 'Active Falling' sign on Highway 101 near the  Roberts Creek Community Hall.  r  GARRY'S  CRANE  SERVICE  886-7028  ��� 45 J.D. Cat & Hoe  ��� 6 Ton Crane  ��� Truss Delivery  ��� 16' Deck or 40'Trailer  ��� FREE Dead Car Removal  ��� Concrete Anchors  31.  Legal  LAND DISPOSITION  In land recording district of  Vancouver and situated in  Bargain Bay, B.C.  Take notice that Walter F.  Holmes, West Vancouver, B.C.,  executive, intends to apply for a  licence of occupation of the  following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted  75 feet south of the N.E. corner of  Lot 4, Block 0, PL 17397, District  Lot 1391 of Parcel A, Group 1,  NWD; thence 16 metres southeast; thence 25 metres northeast;  thence 10 metres southeast;  thence 32 metres southwest;  thence 25 metres northwest;  thence northeast along the  shoreline to point of commencement and containing .05 hectares, more of less.  The purpose for which the  disposition is required is for a  private wharf and float.  Comments concerning this application may be made to the office of the Senior Land Officer.  4240 Manor Street, Burnaby, BC  V5G 1B2.  Walter F. Holmes.  File No. 2403132. .,   #12  I  31.  Legal  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO  APPLY FOR A DISPOSITION OF  CROWN LAND  In Land Recording District of  New Westminster and situated at  Thornbrough Bay, Gambier  Island.  Take notice that Mr. James  Gervase Fitzmartyn of North Vancouver, B.C., occupation freight  claims services repr., intends to  apply for a license of occupation  adjacent to the following described lands;  (a) Lot 01 of 'A', Gambier Island,  DL847, Plan 11548.  (b) Commencing at a post planted  20 m. S.E. of the S.E. corner of  Lot 5087, DL 847, Group 1, Plan  3488; thence 80��E. for 100 m.;  thence 10��W. for 6 m.; thence  100��W. for 100 m.; thence  170��E. for 6 m. and containing  600 sq. m. more or less.  The purpose for which the  disposition is required is private  float.  James Gervase Peter Fitzmartyn  Dated February 1, 1987  File No. 2403139  #11  BLANKET CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING  These Ads appear in the more than 70 Newspapers of the B.C. and Yukon Community  Newspapers Association and reach 1,079,387 homes and a potential two million readers.  $129. for 25 words ($3. per each additional word) Call the COAST NEWS at 885-3930 to place one.  AUTOMOTIVE  87 Ford Crew Cab 4x4 $399.  per month. Total , price  $19,152. Call Master Leasing   Ltd.    1-800-663-6933.  Dealer 8196.     ���  Buy/ lease any gas/diesel  truck direct. Rangers from  $156 MO. Nothing down  OAC. We deliver. Call Gary  or Mark for immediate approval toll free 1-800-242-  FORD. D.L. 5231.   Buy/lease any gas/diesel  truck direct from volume  factory dealer. Nothing  down OAC. Easy monthly  payments. Call Wally or A!  McKenzie toll free 1-800-  242-FORD. D.L. 5231.  Ford trucks and cars. Buy  or lease with nothing down.  O.A.C. For quick approvals  call Gary Sweet collect 492-  3800 or toll free 1-800-642-  8240.   BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES  Family Operation Restaurant: overlooking Mara  Lake, B.C. Seats 40 inside,  25 on patio. One acre,  equipment included. Listed  $123,000. Call Sonya, Armstrong-Bird    Realty    Ltd.  (604)836-2835. .__  Thriving, well established  fish and chip restaurant in  Kamloops. Asking $65,000.  Gross average sales  $174,849. per year last three  years. Serious buyers only.  Phone (604)374-9116.  Tired of working for someone else? Buy a Janitor  Service with a future. Priced  to sell. Phone 344-5762,  344-6457. Box 1583, Golden,  B.C. VOA 1H0.   Love Needlecrafts? You'll  love Panda Stitchcraft's  Canadian Needlecraft kits.  For Sales Representative information or catalogue  write: Station "B", Box  1654,    Regina,    Sask.    S4P  3C4,   Independent and Creative?  Fantastic opportunity! Retail  quality Designer Fashions.  From home. Generous commission. Contact: Chart Pacific Fashions, General Delivery,    Masset,    B.C.    VOT  1M0. 1-626-3701.   Oka - Internation Imports  Ltd., #307 - 1475 Fairview  Rd., Penticton, B.C. V2A  7W5. Wholesalers and retailers only! We import  brass, woodcarvings, silver-  plated holloware, glass,  chandeliers, and many more  items. Reasonably priced.  492-2311 or 494-1962.  Beer! Start your own neighbourhood brewery. No franchise fee, no royalties.  $15,000. For information  phone   (403)295-8214,   (403)  295-8293.   Wholesale - Retail Vitamins.  We offer exclusive dealerships - Guaranteed sales -  sales training and advertising - 100% natural ingredients - 50% savings to customers. B.C. Owned. Call  Natural Life Products - 1-  852-1754.  BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES  FOR SALE MISC.  HELP WANTED  Dealerships available for  weatherdek vinyl sundeck  coverings. Some inventory  investment required. For  more information contact  Ads Wetherdek Canada  Ltd., 1-1115 Gordon Dr.,  Kelowna, B.C. V1Y 3E3.  (604)860-1200.   Established dry cleaning  business in Sunny Okana-  gan. Fully equipped, recently renovated, low overhead  and experienced staff. Priced to sell, will negotiate.  542-1240.   For sale tanning salon  'Metropolitan Vancouver.*  Six beds - Wolfe equipment. In operation since  1985. Owner/Operator can  earn $20,000. plus. Priced  at $44,000. Winspear, Nes-  bit & Alleri Inc. 683-8335.  Unique Franchise Opportunity - locations available now  for Sara's Old Fashioned Ice  Cream Outlets. Work April -  September and winter in the  sun. Year round locations  also    available.    Call    Gay  Conn (604)941-8105.   Hot! Hot! Hot! Fantastic  new product scientific  breakthrough for balding.  100% guarantee. R.A.  Stene Enterprises, 11593 -  211th St. Maple Ridge, B.C.  V2X 7T5. 467-3275. MLM  Goldmine.   EDUCATIONAL   Cash in on Income Tax.  Earn money! Learn money-  saving tips by correspondence. U&R Tax Schools,  1345 Pembina Hwy., Winnipeg, Man. R3T 2B6, for free  brochure.   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Quality rubber stamps. 250  artist designs. Animals, teacher-aides, Halloween,  Christmas, etc. Multi-coloured ink pads. Create your  own wrapping, cards. $1.  for catalogue, refunded first  order. Funnybusiness #7 -  22724 Dewdney Trunk  Road, Maple Ridge, B.C.  V2X 3K2.   Lighting Fixtures. Western  Canada s largest display.  Wholesale and retail. Free  Catalogues available. Nor-  burn Liqhtinq Centre. 4600  East Hastings Street, Burnaby, B.C. V5C 2K5. Phone  1-299-0666.   Montreal Military Surplus:  Workshirts $2.75, workpants  $3.50, workboots $15.' For  catalog, send $2. (reimbursed first order): Military Surplus, Box 243, St. Timothee,  Quebec. JOS 1X0.   GARDENING   Start Your Seeds! Tomatoes  by June. Free gardening  magazine. Save money this  year - get everything at the  one-stop centre for greenhouse and hydroponic gardeners at incredibly low  prices. 1000W Halide $179.  Greenhouses $149. Send $2.  for info-pack: Western Water Farms, 1244 Seymour  Street, Vancouver, B.C.  V6B 3N9. (604)682-6636.  HELP WANTED   Train for Apartment/Condo  Management. Correspondence or in-class. Earn up  to $2,400/p.m- Phone 681-  5456 or write R.M.T.I., 901-  700 West Pender, Vancouver, B.C. V6C 1G8. Ministry  of Labour approved.   Ad manager. Twice weekly  (circulation 55,000) newspaper required results oriented individual to manage staff of five. Strong  management skills, minimum two years newspaper  experience. Resumes to:  The Leader, Box 276, Sur-  rey, B.C. V3T 4W8.  Southern Interior Forest  Company is seeking an ambitious traffic coordinator/  sales rep. Must have lumber transportation background and effective telephone communication. Responsibilities include serving  freight contracts, and selling lumber direct to wholesalers. Salary to commensurate with experience.  Generous benefit package.  Please send resume and  covering letter to Sales Department, 2129 Garymede  Drive, Kamloops, B.C. V1S  1K8.   Person for Fraser Valley  vegetable farm. Married  preferred. Must be mechanically inclined and experienced operator of farm  machinery with class three  air licence. House supplied.  Pay commensurate with  ability. Reply with full resume to P.O. Box 1867 c/o  Delta Optimist, P.O. Box  40, Delta, B.C. V4K 3N5-  Experienced car and truck  sales person required by  aggressive Ford Mercury  dealer in Penticton, B.C.  Reply to 1031 Eckhardt Ave.  West,  Penticton,  B.C.   V2A  2C2.   Certified intra-oral dental  assistant. Ambitious, efficient, dental health team  member needed. Modern  family dentistry. Rocky  Mountain House. Excellent  wage, benefits. Collect (403)  845-3111 days (403)845-2968  evenings.   Rocky Point Services requires immediately experienced cedar shake block  cutters. Town and camp  areas. (604)284-6622.  Hiring Now! Construction  all phases, drivers, machinists, welders, electricians,  mechanics, airlines. Some  entry level positions (up to  $32.60/hr.). Trans Continental Job Search (308)382-  3700, (303)452-2258. Fee.  NOTICES   Bud Haynes Gun Auction,  Saturday, March 14th, 10:00  a.m.. Red Deer, Alberta.  New, used and collectors.  handguns, rifles, shotguns.  Cartridge Auction Friday  evening.    Phone    (403)347-  5855.   Auction - 44 serviced industrial lots. 280 acre industrial  reserve. City of Ft. Saskatchewan, Alberta. Greater  Edmonton area. March  20th, 2:30 p.m. Call  Moore's Auctioneering Ltd.  (403)388-3759.   Cariboo Horselogging Assoc. Conference March 20 -  22. Policy - strategy regarding timber supply, ecologically sound forestry, employment possibilities, MOF  lobbying, etc. Registration  $22.    Box    4321,    Quesnel,  V2J 3J3. 747-3363.   PERSONALS   Meet someone new. Personal Acquaintance Service,  B.C. Regional Office, 1410  West 12th Ave., Vancouver,  V6H 1M8. Since 1967, we  have introduced thousands  for friendships or marriage.  Dates Galore. For all ages  and unattached. 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Dufferin Hotels - Downtown  Vancouver. Weekly rates  from C$105. Close to shopping & bus. Private bath,  color TV, free parking. Call  Toll free 1-800-663-1700.  Eff. through April 30/87.  When in Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond "The Most  Beautiful Breakfast in The  World" is a must!!! Huge  Dutch Pancakes. Only at  Dutch   Pannekoek   Houses.  Seven locations.   WANTED   Wanted: "Eaton's Vi Cen-  try Club" square men's  wristwatches. Will pay $750'  and up. Also want old Rolex  and Patek Phillip wristwatches. Write B. Walsh,  173 Queen St. E., Toronto,  Ontario MSA 1S2.  25 WORDS $129  Uan$_et  1^ wanm m w^m> ��^mm ^nw  classifieds 1  ���,!;X-  S3  i  is  s  Coast News, March 16,1987  17.  Chip handling crucial mill work  by I Cent Sheridan  Chip barge handling, unloading, conveying and storing  of wood chip species are the  responsibilities of Port Mellon's  Yard productions shift workers,  also known as the Chip Handling Group.  The mill's tugboat, operated  by the shift waterman and con-  veyorman, positions loaded  chip barges (3000 to 5000 cubic  meters) alongside the dock for  the chip cranes to off-load.  Three to four scow moves per  day may be required to meet  pulping demands. A mixture of  10,000 to 12,000 cubic meters of  hemlock-spruce, fir and cedar  chips per day are needed for the  pulp making process. The  power boilers demand 1500 to  2000 cubic meters of hog fuel  (waste wood for the boiler's furnace), daily which is also harid-   ���������H_  Alongside Howe Sound Pulp's dock are three loaded chip barges, which are being off-loaded by the two  Co'lby cranes.    In the background is the con-veyor incline,  /  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.  which is connected to the cylindrical  storage silos.  Insert: the hog loader  operator is stock piling hog fuel  for the two power boilers.  ���Kent Sheridan photo  led by the Yard Production  Crew.  The two, 30 year old Colby  Cranes are operated by true  craftsmen. It takes considerable  skill to off-load chips with dated  equipment and still meet the  demands of an upgraded pulp  mill.  The crane operator off-loads  the chips onto the conveyor  belts. Chips for the cooking  process are conveyed to the six  chip silos, where the silo  operator monitors quantity and  chip species requirements for  each silo.  Hog fuel is conveyed to the  hog pile, where the hog loader  operator maintains a constant  feed to the power boiler conveyor system.  The conveyorman is kept  busy with clean-up around the  conveyor belt systems during  this continuous chip handling  process.  The control of chip species  mix, which enables the pulping  process to meet customer requirements is the main priority  for the chip handling group.  Customer specifications pertain  to the strength and absorbency  . of Port Mellon's final product,  kraft pulp.  On the horizon for the Chip  Handling Group is a four  million dollar chip screen installation, which can select chips  of a pre-determined uniform  thickness. This project, which  promises a greater yield and  more uniform product from the  cooking process (digesters), has  involved everyone in the Yard  Production Crew.  You Don't Have To Search  The World For Great  Carpeting Values...  Let us help you setact th�� right carp��t...the one that suits your  taste, needs, and budget. The one that you will be satisfied  with years later...  Anmbrnq HU>Wa% ��m  HoJidmwd   Catyet Raw* Stge ftmrnfo  ��m tWE �� wb   Cciftct Raff ��wb        �� 1  We invite you to see our new Decorator  Colours from Burlington ~~  886-7112  709 Hwy 101, Gibsons  We've got a floor for you!  EXCAVATING  IANDE EXCAVATING  *\  Backhoe  Bulldozing  R.R. 2, Leek Road  Gibsons, BC VCN 1V0  Sand & Gravel  Land Clearing  Drainage  886-9453  Damp Truck  Excavating  JOE & EDNA  BELLERIVE  /  ���a������_�����������BMW'  Garry's Crane Service  6 Ton Crane ���   450 J.O. Cat & Hoe  16'Deck or 40'Trailer      ���   Truss Delivery  FREE Dead Car Removal    ���   Concrete Anchors  886-7028  Sunshine Const  Services  HEATING  ICG LIQUID GAS  ��� Auto Propane  ��� Appliances  ��� Quality B.B. Q's  885-2360  Hwy 101, across St.  from Big Mac's, Sechelt  ��� 10,000 sq. ft. of heated, gov't approved storage.  ��� Dust-free storage in closed wooden pallets.  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER LTD.  Custom Packing, Storage, Local & Long Distance Moving  HWY.1Q1.GIBS0HS J^^ESST"    886-2664  us  ed  i^fttf___ALE  Everything must go!  No offer above cost refused  Here is just a sample of items on sale  Compasses  Boats  Cars  Fibreglas  VHFs  Fishing Gear  Lanterns  Power Saws  Grinders  Pullys  Adding Machine  Typewriters  Maps  Stoves  Crab Traps  Tarps  Shackles  Acetylene Hose  Turn Buckles  Vacuum Bags  Chairs  Depth Sounders  Electrical Supplies  Shelving  Dishes  Pumps  Records  Hats  Lots of Chain  Batteries  Yard Light  Power Plants  Come-Alongs  Tube Testers  Propellers  Trucks  Campers  Rope  Heaters  C.B.s  Automotive  Life Jackets  Drills  Propane Tanks  Copier  Walkie Talkies  Anchors  Coolers  Prawn Traps  Tools  Outboard Motors  Bolts  TV Tubes  Rain Gear  Tables  8-Tracks  Lamps  Display Rack  Skill Saws  Hard Hats  Radar  Gloves  Transit Level  Tires  Lumber  Tackle Boxes  Jacks  Camping Supplies  Scanners  And More!  ...WD MOREI  Ij  mufti Sale ends  �� 5 pm Apr. 1  DRIZZLE ENTERPRISES  Marine Services  1066 Hwy 101 at Payne Rd., Gibsons  886-8555 885-5401  MISC SERVICES  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  Auto   &   Marine  Glass, Aluminum Windows  & Screens,                                                  Mirrors  . Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.   COAST NEWS  Photo Reprints  5x7      '600  8x10    '900  any published photo or  your choice from the  contact sheets  _^M__  ltd** Ltd.-  u *  ���xY *  ���X  ;  CONTRACTING  V  POMFRET  CONSTRUCTION  For all aspects of  lesidential & commercial construction  885-9692    PO Box 623, Gibsons, B.C.  cai,: Swanson's  For: Ready Mix Concrete Sand & Gravel  Dump Truck Rental  Formed Concrete Products  Phone B85-9ftee ��� 885-5333_<  HOUSES TO LOCK-UP OR COMPLETION  AND�� RENOVATIONS 9 ADDITIONS  CADRE  CONSTRUCTION ltd  jj 886-3171;  Coast Concrete Pumping  &. Foundations  r\  FREE ESTIMATES  John Parton     885-5537  Need this space?  7 Call  t.i��; COAST  NEWS:  ;.l 886 2622 hr 885 3930 i;;.  BOW  ZORNES  ROOFING  ^*w  Specializing in all types of  ____      commercial & residential roofing  FREfc ALL WORK  ESTIMATES  888-2087 eves.   QUARAgtEED,  BC FERRIES  Schedule  FALL '86  Effective Tuesday,  October 14 through  June 25, 1987  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY-LANGDALE  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE-SAITERV BAY  Effective Tuesday, October 14,1986 through Thursday, June 25,1987:  Lv Horseshoe Bay      Lv Langdale Lv Earls Cove  7:30 am      5:30 pm     6:20 am      4:30 pm 6:40 am       6:30 pm  9:30 7:25 8:30 6:30 10:30 8:30  1:15 pm     9:15 12:25 pm      8:20 12:25 pm     10:20  3:30 2:30 4:30  Lv Saltery Bay  5:45 am      5:30 pm  9:15 7:30  11:30 9:30  3:30 pm  EXTRA SAILINGS: Christmas: Friday, December 26 through Sunday, December 28,1986.  Gibsons  BUS  OMEGA  Terminal  Gibsons  Marina  Sunnycrest  Mall  'Note there will be no  "First Ferry" run on Saturdays  NO BUS SUNDAYS  *S:55  8:00  10:00  12:00  1:50  4:00  6:00  Lower  Bus  Shelter  ���6:03  8:03  10:03  12:03  1:53  4:03  6:03  Ferry  Terminal  (MINIBUS SCHEDULE  Leaves Sechelt  for Gibsons  The Dock, Cowrie Street  Monday  8:40 a.m.  '10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  ' 3:15 p.m.  Tuesday -     Wednesday      Thursday  8:40 a.m.  *10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  2:30 p.m.  8:40 a.m.  ���10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  * 3:15 p.m.  8:40 a.m.  '10:00 a.m  1:00 p.m.  2:30 p.m.  ���6:10  8:10  10:10  1_10  2:05  4:10  6:10  Friday  8:40 a.m.  10:00 a.m.  3:15 p.m.  Leaves Gibsons  (or Sechelt  Lower Gibsons.  Municipal Parking Lot,  Gower Pt. Rd.  9:15 a.m.  *10:45 a.m.  * 1:35 p.m.  ��� 4:00 p.m.  LOWER ROAD" route  9:15 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  1:50 p.m.  ��� 4:00 p.m.  via Flume Road,  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  Beach Avenue & Lower Road  CLEArSllJMtS {SERVICES.  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Mellon to Ole's Cove  Commercial Containers Available  ��� MISC SERVICES *  I 885-9973  GIBSOHS TAX  SERVICE  Income Tax Preparation  All business strictly confidential  A. Jack  886-2938y  176? Martin Rd., Gibsons  866-7278  SUNSHINE KITCHENS^  ��� CABINETS -  886-9411  Showroom Kern's Plaza, Hwy 101  Open: Monday to Saturday, 10-4 pm  CHAINSAWS  SALES & SERVICE  KELLY'S LAWN MOWER &  CHAINSAW LTD.  V_  HWY. 101 & PRATT RD.   886-2912  ROLANDS   HOME IMPROVEMENTS LTD  ��� 5" Continuous aluminum gutters  ��� Aluminum soffits & fascias  ��� Built-in vacuum systems  Vinyl siding 885-3562  r  Refrigeration &  Appliance Service  V   BACK AT PRATT RD. 886-9959 J  Centrally  Located  Close to. ��� Stores ��� Pubs ��� Nightclub *  Banks ��� Restaurants ��� Post Office  ��� Clean and Comfortable Rooms and Cottages  ��� Full Kitchen Units ��� Colour Cable TV  Ask about our weakly and monthly rates  Reservations Advised 886-2401     �� 18.  Coast News, March 16,1987  arents skeptical about location  by Ken Collins  Two separate parent groups  closely questioned the Sunshine  Coast School Board at Davis  Bay Elementary last Wednesday  evening. The concern was the  decision to centre the French  Immersion program at the  Davis Bay school.  First, the board explained  themselves to a large group of  Davis Bay parents. They then  repeated their reasoning to a  public meeting which included  parents of French Immersion  pupils. In all, they made  themselves available to over 50  people for a solid three hours.  The board was friendly and  accommodating, the parents  persuasive and candid but  throughout the evening the  school trustees stood firm on  their decision. Davis Bay will be  the centre for French Immersion.  For how long? There are now  guarantees. Assistant Superintendent Jack Pope frankly  stated, "We can't gaze into a  crystal ball." They can only  project two or three years ahead  and that is assuming no radical  change in population.  At present, the board feels  Davis Bay is a geographical centre, has the space available, and  using it is economically sound.  Parental concerns are long bussing and stability of school pro  grams. Stability is important.  French Immersion is not  something children can jump in  and out of. There are very rigid  entry points and right now on  the Coast it is Grade 1.  Davis Bay parents are concerned that the existing English  program is not pushed out of  the available space by a flood of  French Immersion enrollments.  They   want   assurance   their  children will not be bussed out  of Davis Bay.  Superintendent Holmes  pointed out that staff benefits  are quite marked having the immersion in one centre. It helps  teachers do their job better.  Trustee Clayton gave the opinion that English program  pupils could find the association  with immersion students very  enriching   out the THRIFT STORE!  above Ken's Lucky Dollar  Proceeds in aid of the Food Bank  Tues. -Sat., 10-4  above Ken's Lucky Dollar  Pender Dump  gets reprieve  The Pender Harbour dump  will remain open for at least the  next 10 years. The regional  board made that commitment  at last week's regular meeting  which was attended by about 20  concerned about the issue.  Area A Director Gordon  Wilson made the motion, adding that until the suggestion  came up recently to close the  dump, "I didn't realize how  strongly people in the Pender  Harbour area felt about it."  Chairman Jim Gurney  pointed out that an engineers'  report stated that the dump was  good for four years and that the  motion could be reversed by  future boards. He suggested an  amendment which would eliminate a specific time commitment.  Wilson  Creek  Centre  to close  After 11 years of operation  the Wilson Creek Family Centre  will be closing its doors. The  house has operated as a treatment facility for minors in need  of special care, but 40 social  workers and district supervisors  have decided that there are less  expensive ways to provide the  same service, Social Services  and Housing District Supervisor  Harvey Bist told the Coast  News last week.  Bist explained that the centre  was considered a district facility  and therefore children from the  Sunshine Coast who were referred there were put on a district-  wide list that was processed  through Vancouver.  The result was that the majority of the placements were  not from this area. "They were  pretty tough kids. A lot more  street-wise than the kids from  here."  Coincidentally, Bist said that  at the same time ministry personnel decided the facility  should be closed, the Wilson  Creek/Davis Bay Community  Association contacted his office  to say that they wanted to  withdraw as sponsors  When it closes its doors at the  end of June, new provisions will  be made for children on the  Sunshine Coast who need to live  away from their families and  receive   special    care.    The  children   will    be   placed   in  "foster homes" where the caregivers   have   received   special  training and the homes will be  supervised from the local office.  John Hughes, Director of the  Wilson Creek Family Centre,  says the closure will be a real  loss. "A lot of the kids were  sent here to get them away from  unhealthy peer groups," he explained.  Gordon Wilson, however, rejected the suggestion saying, "It  is important to diffuse the  mounting concern that the solution to any problem will be closing the dump."  The board pased the original  motion for a 10 year commitment and Area A Planning  Committee Chairman, Billy  Griffith expressed the resident's  thanks for the decision.  Fine Dining,  by the Sea   '  THE  BONNIEBROOK LODGE  Open Thurs. thru Sal. from t:.'5() pm  Reservations Sus^c-sU-d 8S6-2887  JOIN US FOB ELDERHOSTEL  EtOERHOSTEL, a program for out  of town fttttttefftte over 60 years of  age, is coming again to the  Sechelt Campus of  Capilano Collage.  We am looking for boats to take  students between May 31 and  June 7. Hoata get m allowance,  one course, and Join us for  evening activities.  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