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 Legislative Library  Parliament Buildings  Victoria, BC V8V 1X4  87.6  x id -��-5__  ^   ���jj&g&im^ _ _  ;%__5__l  Published on the Sunshine Coast  Legislation opposed  Unions, teachers  vow to do battle  Dignitaries turning the sod for the new Capilano College building  in Sechelt included (from left) SCRD Chairman Jim Gurney, Gibsons Alderman Lilian Kunstler, Sechelt Mayor Bud Koch, MLA  Harold Long and Chairman of the Capilano College Board Hilda  Rizun. In her address Mrs. Rlzun noted that Sechelt was the first of  Capilano's rural college communities to receive its own facility, and  saw this as a major step in achieving the goal of making "life-long  At Gibsons Council  Economic  learning opportunities"' available to residents. In an unexpected  and most welcome move, MLA Long announced that the provincial government has reconsidered its position and will continue to  fund the Aquaculture Resource Centre, located in the Sechelt Campus, which was forced to close last week. Immediately announcing  the centre re-opened, College Principal Doug Jardlne gave Mr.  Long the honour of taking down the "Closed" sign.  ���Fran Bumside photo  ���Vj��.��l.jhl!iiS;V>&."5: *���*-���*!'  ..'t u 'tV-v:r,'i*��:3^ -<.*;>��  The long-awaited Gibsons  Economic Strategy Plan was  presented to members of Gibsons Council at their regular  meeting of April 7 by Municipal  Planner Rob Buchan.  The 44 page document, prepared by Buchan with the aid of  a sitting committee of local  business people, is divided into  five major sections: Formulations of the Strategy; Advantages   and   Disadvantages;  70verall Economic Objectives;  Strategies for Economic Development; Marketing Strategy.  7   In assessing the present situation,   the Economic   Strategy  sees some continuing weakness-  ���es in  the Gibsons  economic  -situation. It concludes a discussion of possible strategies as  follows:  "The economy of Gibsons,  while subject to some of the  revival in fortunes present in  the provincial economy, is still  fragile and not yet robust  enough to warrant great optimism. Traditional avenues of  employment, the primary and  a  secondary industries, are rebounding in strength as the national economy increases demand for goods produced here,  but international trade friction  still gives good reason for  measure of concern.  "Diversification, the lessen-  ting of dependence on traditional industries, should provide  a means to combat future economic   woes.   An   increasing  awareness of the benefits of  lifestyle and climate on the Sun-  sine Coast will mean increasing  amounts   of  in-migration   by  retired persons, and with this increasing population will come  increased   demand   for   some  goods  and services produced  locally. It remains to be seen,  however, if new jobs for those  of working age can be found to  replace those displaced by the  upheavals of the recent recession."  '  Among the disadvantages  standing in Gibsons' path to  economic well-being, the Economic Strategy includes the lack  of  a   'destination'   attraction  '-!���;taw%^iX^iif^f.: ���?���''.3'��y.  which would be an incentive for  tourists or visitors to devote  more than one-day trips to Gibsons; the public attitude  towards economic development  whereby residents feel economic  development would jeopardize  the rustic ambience and low  population levels which drew  them to the Sunshine Coast in  the first place.  Crucial to the development of  Gibsons as a 'destination resort'  is seen the development of a  first-class waterfront hotel. Also  seen as being of some relevant  importance in this are the proposed Gibsons Landing Theatre  Poject and the Joe Belanger  proposal for the reconstruction  of Captain Vancouver's vessel  H.M.S. Discovery and the  establishment of a maritime  museum.  In the key area of marketing  the Economic Strategy calls for  the restoration of faith in the  community, badly shaken by  the recent recession, and a  broad consensus of public opi-  ynve i I ed  Local unions and the Sunshine Coast Teachers' Association (SCTA) responded last  week to new legislation proposed by the provincial government  which will change the status of  teachers and the B.C. Labour  Code.  Bill Forst, president of the  SCTA, told the Coast News last  week that teachers are angry  both at the content of the  legislation and the lack of consultation in drafting it.  Although teachers have been  granted the right to strike under  Bill 19, education has been  deemed an "essential service"  which will seriously restrict any  excercising of that right. Bill 20  causes further concern for the  teachers in adding sick leave to  the list of items which must be  negotiated with local school  boards. The result will be a wide  disparity in working conditions  and quality of education, Forst  said, as individual districts have  contracts with teachers which  differ in pay, benefits, working  hours and job definitions.  He warned that teachers'  associations throughout the  province will be considering job  action proposed at a B.C.  Teachers' Federation meeting  last week.  "Parents should be aware,  though, that even if we take no  action, schools are going to be  significantly different under the  new legislation" he said.  The Sunshine Coast Labour  Council has also strongly rejected the new legislation. Lynda Olsen, council president, told  the Coast News that there were  so many specific items which affect different unions that the  Labour Council has just rejected the entire legislation.  At the April 6 general  meeting the Labour Council  passed the following resolutions:  That the Sunshine Coast  Labour Council support the  Sunshine Coast Teachers  Association in condemning Bill  20, the Teaching Profession  Act.  That the Sunshine Coast  Labour Council condemn Bill  19, the Industrial Relations Act.  That the Sunshine Coast  Labour Council lend all  necessary support to the B.C.  Federation of Labour and the  B.C. Teachers' Federation in  their opposition to this repressive legislation.  Since these are not local  issues, any significant action  will be on a provincial level, she  said, probably co-ordinated by  the B.C. Federation of Labour.;  However, the local labour council is attempting to get as many  people as possible to a protest  rally which will be held at the  Agridome in Vancouver on  April 14.  " VanderZalm has done  radical heart surgery on us,"  she said, "we've got to fight  back."  nion in favour of economic  development if the local  economy is to be revitalized.  Perhaps.the single most provocative; thought in ih& Economic Strategy is contained in  the preamble;  "The economic trading area  of Greater Gibsons has been  defined as including all of  Regional Areas E and F as well  as the town, from the sea to the  Provincial Forest Reserve.  Therefore it is our first and  foremost (emphasis is the  report's) recommendation that  an objective study be initiated to  report on the benefits and costs  of aligning Gibsons' actual 'artificial' boundaries with those  economic.  "Such a report should meaningfully address existing community plans and assure that  there will be little or no change  in property taxes."  At their meeting of April 7,  Gibsons Council received the  Economic Strategy for consideration.  Kiln feasible  The Forestry Advisory Committee of the regional  Economic Development Commission has found that a  lumber drying kiln is a technical and economic feasibility, if  if the kiln is located next to an existing sawmill.  Such a kiln would increase the value of lumber exported  from the Sunshine Coast.  The report says that the most logical organization of such a  kiln would be a deomocratic co-operative of sawmill interests  to ensure that each could make full use of the drying facility.  The consultants for the report (Carroll-Hatch Limited) also  recommended the development of a Forest Products Industrial Park and the advisory committee concurred with this  recommendation.  Play Reading  Driftwood Players will be holding two readings of modern  Canadian plays Wednesday April 15 and Tuesday April 21 at  7:30 pm at Nest Lewis' home, 98 Kelly Road, Gibsons. Please  phone 886-7573 for any further information. Anyone is  welcome. Don't be shy - you can just sit and listen if that's  your style.!  Sea Cavalcade  A meeting of the Board of Directors for the Sea Cavalcade  is scheduled for Wednesday, April 15 at 7 pm.  The meeting will be held at 280 Gower Point Road, Gibsons. Anyone interested in participating in Cavalcade '87 is  welcome.  BO participate in  10th April Fools' Run  y The tenth annual April Fools'  -jRun from Gibsons to Sechelt  drew a record number of participants on Sunday, April 5,  and saw the Coast News Challenge Cup won outright by  three-time winner Glen Chilton,  formerly of Winnipeg, but now  running as well as ever out of  Calgary.  ; Chilton, the winner in 1985  -land 1986, stormed to the finish  iine at the Sechelt Cenotaph this  year more than 10 minutes  Tiahead of the second place  'finisher. He won, in addition to  .the Challenge Cup, a brunch at  iAndy's Restaurant and a $20  iGift Certificate at Blackberries  ;in Sechelt.  : In second place some 11  minutes behind the winner in  tone hour 29 minutes and six  seconds was Brent Kamenka of  iVancouver, winning a sports  :Bag from Linnadine's Shoes,  and finishing just over a minute  ahead of Brian Jones of Maple  Ridge who finished in one hour  30 minutes and 40 seconds.  Perhaps the performance by  Jones was the most remarkable  of the day since he is a 57 year  old and also took the First  Master Award for those over 45  years. Jones won a Pen Set  from Dockside Pharmacy and  shorts.  Second place finisher Kamenka also won a one hour  massage from Jaynee's which  he was happy to accept immediately.  Another double winner was  Irene Lugsdin of Selma Park  who was first lady finisher  overall, in a time of one hour 52  minutes and eight seconds, and  First Master Woman (a category for over 35 year olds).  Lugsdin won a Hair Products  Basket from Hair We Are and a  Soap Basket Set from the Landing General Store.  Langdale Elementary School  won the elementary relay and  were rewarded with passes to  Gibsons Swimming Pool and a  large pizza; and the Morcum  Family from Whonnock won  the Open Relay.  Another notable finisher was  Arnie Tveit-Pettersen who has  completed just about all 10 of  these runs since their inception  in 1978.  Two Vancouver ladies, Patience Silbernagel and Kelsey  Bamber, finished a brave last  even and were awarded with a  session in the flotation tank at  Supershape in Sechelt which  they gratefully accepted without  delay.  Over 80 people participated  in this tenth annual April Fools'  Run and it would appear to be  safe to say that the Sunshine  Coast's own semi-marathon is  becoming an event for which  runners mark their yearly calendars.  With full sheets beating against strong southeast winds these two sail boats found themselves in close  quarters, jockeying for position, on the last leg of a sail-filled race in the waters of Gower Spit last Sunday afternoon. -Kent Sheridan photo  I   (56*   ,5--S  $ f   �� f        r   Jk   '  :.*��  V  fr yy  ..(St-O***. /aw* &. 43.t& . 2.  Coast News, April 13,1987  > raai  MttfrflHmfiiriiriiil' nihiliii  There is a grim sense of deja vu about the way in which  the provincial government has slapped the proposed new  labour legislation before the people of the province. It is all  too reminiscent of the draconian budget brought down by  the Bennett government in 1983, a budget most objective  economic analysts believe made the effects of the recession  worse than it otherwise would have been.  It is difficult to believe that a stable and peaceful province will ever result from radical changes produced in  secret abruptness by any government. If the purpose of  this labour legislation is really to improve the investment  climate of this province, it would seem already to be a  failure. The first effect is to have the trade unions promising a battle to the end against the legislation.  The complexity of the legislation as it pertains to school  teachers does not successfully mask what teachers feel is a  punitive assault on their profession.  None of the above is intended to convey the opinion  that there are not improvements which could be made in  the areas of labour and education, but it assuredly is the  intention to express the opinion that until the leaders of  this province, whatever their political stripe, understand  that the way to stability and prosperity lies in consultation  and reasoned persuasion before legislation is produced  then we will continue to have a reputation for having the  most embittered and volatile political scene in Canada.  Economic strategy  The Gibsons Economic Strategy document turned over  to council by planner Rob Buchan last week is an interesting document and it is to be hoped that eventually  enough copies will be available that members of the public  can acquire their own copies and consider its arguments in  depth and with care.  The most potentially provocative recommendation is  that the area to be considered should be what is referred to  as Greater Gibsons, including the trading areas of Area E  and Area F.  There are entrenched political interests whose political  prominence has been achieved by fostering the distrust between regions and the municipality for years. The recommendation in question will be seen as a iand grab' and the  barricades will be manned immediately with the thoughtful  meat of the strategy unchewed, untasted, and undigested.  Nor has the conduct of municipal leaders always been  such as to inspire confidence and goodwill with the  neighbouring regions.  In the final analysis, the manner in which the Gibsons  Economic Strategy is received and discussed will be an indicator of the political and intellectual maturity of the  Sunshine Coast. Recent events have indicated there may  still be considerable room for growth before 'meaningful'  dialogue can be achieved.  . from 'ft* fljk* dt the COAST NEWS  5 YEARS AGO  Despite the wet conditions on Sunday that may have  discouraged many people from participating in Debris  Days, Friday and Saturday saw between 150 and 300  people assisting in cleaning up the beaches of Porpoise  Bay. It was impossible to estimate actual numbers of  participants because many people worked independently of the committee organizers, but a Debris Control  committee spokesman said that as many as 50 beach  debris fires were burning Friday and perhaps another  100 on Saturday.  10 YEARS AGO  The deadline for beginning construction on the Gibsons swimming pool is July 9 and the controversy about  the size is still going on.  The only sensible course of action seems to be, since  the initial cost is not the major hurdle, to go ahead with  a 25 metre outdoor pool and, if sometime in the future it  becomes economically possible to carry the cost of having it open all year, then cover it, and we will have a  facility which will serve the community well in the  future.  20 YEARS AGO  Wally Peterson had a close call while driving his truck  down the highway last week. According to Wally, he  was passing the school at a normal speed and, on  changing to second, nothing happened. The axle had  apparently slipped out of the rear wheel differential. He  hit the brakes, but the drums had pulled out past the  shoes and Wally had a runaway truck careening down  the hill.  30 YEARS AGO  Elphinstone Aero Club members are seeking financial and other forms of assistance to get them started  on the work preperatory to the construction of an airfield.  A letter has been drafted which will be sent to individuals who, members feel, would have an interest in  the project.  40 YEARS AGO  Captain J.A. MacDonnell, managing director of the  newly formed company, Marine Express Lines Limited,  announces a new fast boat service to Pender Harbour,  Jervis Inlet area.  if.  The Sunshine  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  ���^_>"       (*CNA  "^Sr  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. 885-930. 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  The Quillayute launched in 1927 was dear to the hearts of many  Sunshine Coast residents for she was the pioneer of car ferries on  Howe Sound when she went into service for Black Ball Ferries, in  August 1951, on the run between Gibsons and Horseshoe Bay. In  1965 B.C. Packers converted her to a fish packer and floating  general store, renaming her Samson IV. There are now plans to  restore her to her original design and refurbish her as a floating  restaurant which will be located at Steveston on the Fraser River.  Coast Lines  There must be a better way  by Nancy MacLarty  With Easter coming up, I  thought I would try to write  something religious this week.  As you know there's been a lot  of bad press lately regarding the  way folks have been praising  God. In the States, it's the unfolding story of Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker...in B.C. it's  the spectacle of people being  forcibly removed from the  'Prayer Room' in our  Legislature. It's all on  T.V....and the ratings have  never been higher.  In the US, TV Evangalism is  big business...and a lot of it is  show business. They seem to  have a flair for that sort of thing  in Reagan land. Just check your  TV Guide each day and see me  listings, usually early in the  morning, for programs like  Jimmy Swaggert, Jerry Falwell,  George Vandeman, Oral  Roberts, Rex Humbard, Robert  Schuller, the 700 Club, Ernest  Angley and 'The Jim & Tammy  Show.' They're all trying to  "bring the word" to us...some  in a more subtle manner than  others.  You see, in TV Evangalism,  there are two factions. The  charismatic or mystical forces  (those who speak in tongues and  are slain in the Spirit) have Oral  Roberts telling us God has told  him he will die if we don't send  him $8 million dollars by a certain date.  Jimmy Swaggert (Jerry Lee  Peace notes  Lewis' cousin) paces up and  down a stage preaching and  sweating and taking time out to  join the band for a few  numbers.  Ernest Angley (complete with  silk suit and toupe) performs  miracles making lame people  walk and deaf people hear.  The Fundamentalists on the  other hand, have Jerry Falwell  and Robert Schuller, among  others, preaching in a more  staid manner...usually in a  cathedral with a choir in the  background. They all have one  thing in common though.  They all need money to keep  the ministries on the air and  they all have addresses in  Canada for us to send our offerings to.  I can't help but think that  when Jim and Tammy saw Oral  threatening to die if he didn't  reach his goal, they decided to  go him .: one better. There's  nothing the viewer likes better  than a soap opera.  So while Oral was perched in  his prayer tower waiting for the  money to roll in, the story broke  about Jim's sexual encounter  with a church secretary, the ensuing blackmail and Tammy  Faye's drug problem.  The public ate it up. "These  people are human just like us"  they said as they wrote out their  cheques. And to bring in the  more prudish Canadians, there  was our own David Mainse  from 100 Huntley Street hosting  the PTL Club while the Bakkers  went  into  seclusion  in  their  palatial Palm Springs rectory.  Jim and Tammy Faye made a  mistake though when they said  it was all a conspiracy to undermine their credibility and steal  the PTL ministry away from  them. Right then, Jimmy Swaggert, who had not been formally  named by the Bakkers as the  conspirator, jumped into the  picture and received more free  publicity than he had ever  prayed for.  Now, more stories are coming out about Tammy's crush  on country singer Gary S. Pax-  ton whose wife was Tammy's  best friend and Jim's jealousy  over the affair. Karen Paxton  now says she has a photo of she  and Tammy Faye "clowning  around" in black lace  underwear. I'll give you odds  that it will show up soon as a  centrefold in Playboy or Penthouse. It all seems to have gotten out of hand. And all in the  name of the Lord.  Surely there must be a better  way. After all, they say that  they are all after the same  goal...to bring the word of God  to us poor miserable sinners.  Maybe if they joined forces and  worked together1 instead of trying to one-up each other with  Christian Disneylands and  crystal cathedrals they might accomplish it.  Over the ages this world has  experienced enough "holy  wars." So, Christians, enough  already! Stop the  fighting...whether it's over  television ratings or who gets to  pray in our B.C. Parliamentary  Prayer Room. After all, it's  Easter.  The Business  She wanted it all but  was too busy  having it  to get on  with the business  of getting it  He wanted it all but  was too busy  getting on  with the business  of getting it  to have it  Lionel Kearns  "Egg from which wars are hatched  j j  by Alan Wilson  I wish to report that I did my  journalistic duty recently and  sat through all 14 and one half  painful hours of the mini-series  Amerika. I must say, as someone who doesn't watch much  TV, it was not only chilling to  see the airwaves used to perpetrate such hatred, but I didn't  like becoming an' appendage to  the tube every evening for a  week, having a parade of idiotic  commercials tatooed into my  brain.  It is interesting to note that a  program which made much of  Soviet brainwashing, would  itself be in effect a week-long  immersion experience in 'reeducation', purveying exquisitely dramatic images of stifling  drabness and Soviet brutality  superimposed on the gay  American commercialism of  flavoured toothpaste, soft  drinks, and underarm deodorant. Here was the violently  repressed 'new Amerika' set  against all the existing glitter of  the free world.  As supporters of the program  were quick to point out, one of  its obvious purposes was to  rekindle nationalistic pride in  traditional American values. All  very positive. But opponents of  the program rightly add that it  did so by promoting fear and  hatred, by raising the spectre of  Soviet evil and arousing  American sentiment against the  United Nations.  The message was clear.  America is the last bastion of  freedom. As one character said  in this post-conquest Amerika:  "This may be the first time in  history there's no escape. Now  there are no safe places."  America, we are being told,  should be defended to the end.  The end? What end?  The fact that Amerika was  apparently spawned by patriots  in the aftermath of The Day  After, a rather mild rendition of  nuclear holocaust which was  thought to have lessened  America's "will to fight", suggests that its purpose was to  renew the will of Americans to  die defending their country, in  other words, not to fear war  with the Soviets.  It may also be that another  purpose of the program was to  create a certain mindset in  America prior to the next  presidential election, in 1988.  Over and over again the viewers  were reminded that the failure  of Devin Milford (Kris Kristof-  ferson) to win the 1988 election  initiated the downfall of America. Look what will happen if  you vote the wrong way in 1988  it seemed to be saying.  Beyond this, however, was  the more subtle and nefarious  purpose, the innoculation of the  American people against criticism of their way of life by promoting distrust. The program  showed that all purveyors of  such criticism are liars, traitors,  propagandists, indeed agents of  communism. Thus Amerika not  only promoted hatred of external forces, but also of those  who are un-American. Shades  of McCarthyism.  For example, we saw the procedure of 'behaviour modification' at a hospital where  dissidents were shown images of  decadent   America:   of  show  girls, of the KKK, of drugs,  wealth, poverty, gambling, the  military, 'the bomb', guns, the  stock market, racism, third  world exploitation, etc. The  message was clear to the TV  viewer: such images are distortions of America. They are  Soviet propaganda, are brainwashing and are therefore untrue.  In the same way we saw an  Amerikan version of the Hitler  Youth learning that America of  old was a bad place, that the  pioneers slaughtered the Indians, that immigrant labour  was exploited by wealthy industrialists, and so on. Again  the TV viewer was led to conclude that all this is merely  Soviet propaganda.  We saw Caleb, the young son  of Devin Milford, who was  'turned' by Milford's traitorous  wife, warning that patriotic  Americans have "tried to confuse us with the lie that the old  America was a good country.  We know that lie."  When a Soviet puppet official  says that they should no longer  allow "people of questionable  loyalty and character to continue to teach our young  people", the message is clearly  intended to transfer to the current American educational  system. It must be 'purified',  even if this means rewriting  history.  This emphasis on revising  reality was pervasive in the program. As one character said: "I  know how to make a lie into the  truth without anybody being  able to tell the difference." This  sounds like Orwell's 1984,  where history was constantly  being rewritten in the Minstry  of Truth.  If Amerika proved anything,  it proved that the Soviets are far  from owning the patent on  manipulative propaganda. In  fact Amerika may have reached  new heights in the creation of  paranoia.  By sponsoring paranoia, not  only to the Soviets, but to  'liberal values', to the educational system, and all things  'un-American', Amerika tried  to mobilize national hatred.  Citizens of Orwell's world had  their emotions organized in exactly the same way by daily  'two-minute hate' broadcasts.  And in the same way that  Orwell's citizens were conditioned to total trust in the  'benevolent' image of Big  Brother, Amerika established  the flag, the Pledge of  Allegiance, the anthem, and  Abraham Lincoln as the only  trustworthy symbols of reality.  These became the embodiment  of 'good' versus the Soviet embodiment of 'evil'.  Is the creation of paranoia,  on the one hand, and blind faith  on the other, the way to build a  strong democratic nation? Is it  the way to create peace in the  world? I don't think so.  Rather it is the way to so confuse and frighten people that  they are easy to manipulate into  support of whatever cause is  trumpeted next: another  Grenada, another Libya,  another Nicaragua, another  Vietnam.  As De Maupassant said:  "Patriotism...is the egg from  which wars are hatched." iUllluailMJIMHMIIIiHUIIHWMlMDHWiliJiwi  Coast News, April 13,1987  ���J  Editor:  The President of the B.C.  : Teachers' Federation (BCTF),  Elsie McMurphy, claims there is  no reason to create a College of  Teachers to deal with the  discipline and competence of  public school educators. Oh,  yes there is, and she knows it!  Admittedly, first impressions  from the BCTF Members'  Guide would make it seem that  : there is ample internal legisla-  \ tion and professional concern  for this purpose. Many pages of  close print ostensibly govern  members' ethics and standards  of practice. Also, there are compassionate policies for students  with special needs and at least  two dozen students' rights.  What the public, and most  teachers, do not understand is  that most of this governance is  there for public relations purposes only: in almost all cases,  the policies are not binding  upon members. Nor are the  students' rights of any protective use to students. Students do  not even know these so called  rights exist.  It is true that there are some  government limitations on the  powers of the BCTF. However,  the federation has not used one  hundredth part of its existing  powers to discipline its delinquent and/or incompetent  members. On the contrary, it  uses its massive financial and  legal resources to shelter and  cover up delinquency and incompetence.  When students' rights have  been grieviously violated, and  shown to have been so, the  BCTF concerns itself only with  the protection of the violator  and ensuring that he/she shall  remain "a respected member of  the federation". And the student victims, who have not even  been told of their student rights,  are left to look after themselves.  To do this, the BCTF has a  whole arsenal of Investigation Committees, Judicial Committees, Ombuds Committees et  cetera which it uses to delay and  frustrate justice.  Here is an example: recently,  the BCTF Ombuds Committee  agreed to investigate a case of  alleged maladministration by a  school principal in which, it was  alleged, a number of students  with special needs had been  grieviously harmed.  Prior to the investigation,  BCTF's head office persuaded  local teachers to delay any action by assuring them that "The  Ombudspersons have full (sic)  powers to investigate and to  prescribe redress..<" and it  "does not have the power to  judge the competence of in  dividual members."  I could give at least a dozen  examples where the BCTF has  used devious methods and "dirty tricks" to mislead its own  members and frustrate justice.  If the public wants an accountable education system and  if parents want to protect their  children, two items of legislation are essential: the setting up  of a 'College of Teachers' and  the exclusion of school principals from the teachers' union.  Peter D. Croft  2835 Departure Bay Road  Nanaimo, BC V9S 3X1  MORTGAGE UPOATE  Apr. 10  6 mo.  i yr.  2yr.  3yr.  4yr.  5yr.  1st  8.50  9.00  9.50  9.75  10.00  10.00  2nd  10.50  11.00  11.50  12.50  V.R.M.  8.75  Professional Real Estate Service  Stan and Diane Anderson  (Off.) 885-3211 (Rss.) 885-2385 Vancouver Toll Free: 684-8016  Anderson Realty Ltd., Sechelt  Restore bargaining power  Editor:  Earlier this year B.C.'s  Labour Minister Lyle Hanson  held hearings regarding Labour  Relations and the Labour Code.  The Labour Code gives us the  right to organize into unions  and bargain collectively. It also  gives us the right to exercise the  only real power we have as  workers, that is to withhold our  labour or "to strike".  We didn't always have the  right to collective bargaining. It  took decades of struggle and  many illegal strikes, before the  government gave labour the  right to bargain collectively.  For the last 10 years private.  For post offices  Editor: .  Members of the parliamentary postal committee have  heard the outcry of rural  residents; have changed their  minds; and have now announced (unanimously) they are  against closure of small post offices.  Good! Rural residents have  not yet secured the continued  existence of their post offices.  We must convince Prime Minister Mulroney and Minister Harvie Andre that small post offices  are   the  heart   of  our  com  munities   and   must   not   be  removed. You can help.  Write a letter to: Prime  Minister Brian Mulroney, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6, and  Minister Harvie Andre, Parliament, Ottawa, Ontario K1A  0A6. No postage is necessary.  Also sign the postal petition  in your town. If not available  send a self-addressed stamped  envelope and we'll send you a  petition immediately.  Mary Otto Grieshaber  Cedar Isle Farm  Agassiz, B.C.  and public sector employees  have been on a drive to reduce  the real income of workers. The  Social Credit Government in  Victoria has been a close ally of  the employers. They have put in  place an increasing number of  legal restrictions to make it  more difficult for union to resist  the drive for concessions.  These restrictions for example, have resulted in government employees not receiving a  single wage increase over the  rate of inflation for the last 10  years.  During the hearings on Labour Relations and the Labour  Code the B.C. Government  Employees Union (BCGEU)  and most other unions and  labour councils made submissions, asking for restrictions on  free collective bargaining to be  removed and the rights of  organized and unorganized  workers to be restored and improved.  The employers asked for  more restrictions.  What the government is proposing now is to throw out the  present Labour Code and bring  in the Industrial Relations  Reform Act (Bill 19)..  The new Industrial Relations  Council, headed by Ed Peck at  $130,000 a year, will. have 'the  power to intervene at virtually  10th Run best ever  Editor:  The tenth annual April Fools'  Run was a smashing success,  with almost 80 runners taking  .part, the biggest group ever.  The Coast News Challenge Cup  found a permanent home with  third time winner Glen Chilton  of Calgary, and the many runners who came from Vancouver  and the lower mainland have  vowed to return again next year.  This run would not happen  without the assistance and  generosity of many businesses  and individuals in our community.  Special thanks go out to all  those who donated prizes: Andy's Restaurant, Trail Bay  Sports, J's Unisex Hair,  Blackberries, Linnadine's  Shoes, Supershape Hair, Skin  and Health Care, Gibsons  Radio Shack, Leeward Clothing  Group, Dee's Fine Cleaning, B  & D Sports, Landing General  Store, Dockside Pharmacy,  Hair We Are, Silks and Lace,  Green Scene, Richard's Men's  Wear, the Weight Room,  Janee's Massage and Gibsons  Swimming Pool.  And it is to that dedicated  FALL MAKES!  LEASING  Step 1... COME IN and let our sales staff  help you choose a car or truck to  fit your lifestyle.  Step 2...  WE GO TO WORK and taylor a  lease package to fit your budget  Step 3... SIT BACK and start planing your  first trip  ���  in your new...?  1HBMW... Escort   GT   IMustang   Convertible   jAerostar Wagon   jBronco 4x4...    Nissan.  Cadillac- ���- Corvette.  Honda...    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Sincere thanks go out to Joy  Smith (who also helped organize the very first run!), Jeff Collins, Ruth Hogburg, Dave  Wong of the Running Company in West Vancouver, and  Cam McKenzie for all their help  both before the run and at the  finish line. And huge bouquets  to the many volunteers who  manned the water stations; we  couldn't have done it without  you!  And finally, many thanks to  all the runners who took part,  enjoyed the run, and made the  whole event worthwhile. See  you again next year!  Rieta Hansen  John Lepore  Fran Burnside  Run Organizers  RICKHANSEN  Man in MotionWorld lour  National Real Estate  Service is proud to  support The Man  in Motion  World Tour.  m  _ Kilometers to date.  All the salespersons at Gibsons  Realty are making a donation for  each sale made in the office  during April and May   ���  to Rick Hansen .  any time during negotiations.  All public and private sector  workers can be declared essential if, in Peck's opinion, they  disrupt the economy or affect  the public interest. Settlements  can be imposed based on the  employer's ability to pay. (Of  course they never have money  for higher wages.) This together  with the numerous other restrictions on labour in Bill 19 will  mean the end of free collective  bargaining in B.C.  If this bill becomes law all  workers in B.C. can look forward to a further decline in their  standard of living. Small business can look forward to a  decline in customers. Only big  business wins.  Workers and their families  form the vast majority of people in B.C. and we cannot allow  the destruction of our labour  rights. Bill 19 must be  withdrawn and free collective  bargaining has to be restored.  We will not rest until this is  done.  Hans Penner  BCGEU Shop Steward  More letters  on page 20  p^W�� Bath  Boutique Items  ��� Decorator Shower Curtains  ��� Accessories  in stock now  ��� Accent Towels  Gift items  for Children  Kitchen Accents  ��� Cannisters  ��� Place Mats   ��� Napkin Rings  Visit our showroom  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  Kern's Plaza, Hwy 101,  Gibsons (lower level off School Rd. 886-9411  K.  EXECUTIVE  DIRECTOR  The Gibsons Landing Theatre Project Society is  seeking a dynamic, goal-oriented individual  with excellent inter-personal skills to coordinate community, corporate and government fund-raising to build a 300-seat multi-use  theatre on the site of Gibsons' old firehall on  Gower Point Road.  Copies of the job description will be available  at the Canada Employment and Immigration  Centre, The Dock, Sechelt, as of Wednesday,  April 8. Remuneration is negotiable.  Please submit letters of application by April 30,  1987, to:  THE GIBSONS LANDING  THEATRE PROJECT SOCIETY  Box 683,  Gibsons, BC VON 1V0  doeJ_sfcle=  .Son..**-"  pl_ORtr2Cic-y  N  WMijSpQudb  K  prices in EFFi&T yim sumday, *prh- is  CrestJToothpaste  7$|59  100 ml  Burton's Creme Biscuits 150 9m  2 for 99*  Solid Bunny  ���nut & milk chocolate.  $1  99  Sunlight   $Zfc39  Detergent  2.4 kg.  150 gm  Fruit Roll-Ups  !g_3_B___b  fllUIT  jyyyty  fMsfirwiiKENDmm�� -mM&^y/wBi��*wr*  Ajtftl ITtte800D FRIDAY      10 am to 5jim'%:%    1^  Apiftt 18th: SATURDAY              9amto6pm            lgK_Ls  AprlM9th: EASTER SUNDAY  10 am to 5 pm 1"S_   Easter Flyer Savings continue to April 18th  dbcksfcte  Marino Priyo, !^MIm0:j*0ftfol ## 4.  Coast News, April 13,1987  VERY  Who's Any Bunny  Will Be At  This Easter  Lots of Easy Parking  New Merchants  New Spring Merchandise  Same Friendly Service  Selection  & Values  One Stop Shopping Indoors  Open Thurs 'til 9:00 pm  Closed Good Friday  Open Easter Monday  mRCAwWmWSnW99\  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons  886-8823  Oscar de la Renta  PERFUME  with every  QUANTUM  PERM  ^S UNISEX HAIR  iSUNNfYCREST MALL, GIBSONS;  For Vtppoifitment phone 886-7616  ��� Fast Food  ��� Delicatessen  Friendly Atmosphere  ��� A Smile  GUSSYS  Dell & Snackery  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons  Stamps  Coins  Comic Books  Pocket Books  Collectors'  Spoons  SEE OUR  =TH�� COIN SHOPs  Sunnycrest Mall  (next to Sears) 886-8142  DRESS UP FOR EASTER  Complete your outfit with  leather pumps from  $4995  Available in white  and pastels  I  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons 886-2624  :____���  Assorted  Made-Up  Easter  Baskets  4 Types  '*-�� fastis*'-  Lowney  Hollow Eggs  170 gm  2  70  Huggable  Pets  Reg. $14.88  SALE 988  Cadbury's  Creme Eggs  127  Cadbury's  Mini Eggs  2187*  j      (SrfkJfm >., .�����  Jovan Spray Cologne  22 ml., with bonus gift  Black Orchid - Tropical iris - Oriental Lotus  Reg. $7.50 SALE 5M  More  Items  on Sale  GIBSONS -PHARMASAVE  Suhnycrost   (Vl.ill,   Gibsons  Post Office  Utility Bills  SUNNYCREST MALL  B & D SPORTS  BLACK'S CAMERAS  CANADIAN IMPERIAL  BANK OF COMMERCE-  CHICO'S CASUAL WEAR  COIN SHOP  COMMUNITY INFORMATION  SYSTEMS  DEES FINE CLEANING  GIBSONS TRAVEL  GREEN SCENE  HENRYS BAKERY  HOME HARDWARE  J'S UNISEX HAIR  JEANNIE'S GIFTS & GEMS  LEEWARD CLOTHING GROUP  UNNADINE'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  GUSSY'S DELI & SNACKERY  WILLEE'S FAMILY RESTAURANT  'a little bit city, a little bit country...the best of both, right here in Gibsons. Coast News, April 13,1987  i  $#���  Kg  ^  A variety of fund-raising activities held recently at Gibsons pool netted a grand total of $1372.65, which  pool staff happily presented to the B.C. Heart Foundation via Mr. Bill Johnson. ���Fran Bumside photo  J  Roberts Creek  School is a busy place  by Jeanie Parker, 885-2163  Roberts Creek Elementary is  a busy place these days. Last  Friday afternoon Reading Week  culminated in a festive balloon  release, each one bearing a  child's name and message. Did  you find one in your back yard?  Many students were involved  in the recent Science Challenge  and the Grade 3's and 4's are  enjoying a swinmrning program.  The whole school is looking forward to a dramatic presentation  Under the Moss on April 24.  The School Board is holding an  Education Meeting at Roberts  Creek Elementary this tuesday  evening. Presentations will be  made and anybody interested is  welcome to attend at 7 pm.  You're Invited  TO HELP CELEBRATE OUR NEW  LOCATION IN  SUNNYCREST MALL  V^ Saturday, April 18  ENTER OUR FREE DRAW _  1ST prize: stained glass lamp  2ND prize: complete set  KNITTING NEEDLES  3RD PRIZE:  SEWING BASKET  Check our yarn specials &  colour analysis service  \^CKNITVVITS  ��� ���������>      Qnnnvrrp^'Mail  Sunnycrest Mill  886-2717  EaAm & Teem  Ca��uaC Wean  Casual  FUlPfTG Basin  LniLLl S3 Wear  Sunnycrest Mall  886-9080  with  SPALDING &  SLAZENGER  GOLF CLUBS   -from-  B & D SPORTS  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons 886-4635  j'--':  "���A  FRIDAY SERVICE  St. Aidan's Anglican Church  is holding a Good Friday service  at 11 am this Friday, April 17.  Everybody is welcome to attend.  A REMINDER  Burning permits are required  in Roberts Creek after April 15  (that's this Wednesday). Phone  Annie Dempster at 885-3326.  after 6 pm.  April is Cancer month.  Please make a donation to fund  research and support services.  The Roberts Creek Legion is  celebrating its 40th anniversary  on June 19 and 20. Anybody  with information or mementoes  of the branch's early years  please call Roy at 885-2128.  The Legion Auxiliary is  holding a garage sale in May.  Please drop off items at the  Legion or phone 886-3084,  885-9258, 885-3522 or 885-3326  for pickup.  Did you sign the Post Office  petition?  ST. MARY'S  ���: The next meeting of the  Roberts Creek;Branch i#?S#f  Mary*s Hospital will be held in  the Legion Hall on Lower Road  on April 13 at 11 am. Come for  coffee at 10:30 if you wish,  A good turn out would be appreciated as it is a rather important meeting and requires some  voting to be done.  Gardening  notes  by Marguerite  Pioneer Park tulips and daffodils are a sight to behold, and  a great background for a snapshot especially when the sun  shines.  New strawberry beds need  humus rich soil, plus one half  cup dried blood, plus two cups  bone meal, and vast amounts of  chopped straw, well dug in. It's  probably how they got their  name, and you will get superb  strawberries.  Another reason to mulch, it  retains moisture, keeps surface  damp, reduces need to water,  allows garden to be safely left  for longer period of time.  I attended the B.C. Council  of Garden Clubs Conference  recently and Dr. H . Daubeny  from AGG Fraser Valley was  guest speaker on the subject of  raspberries and strawberries.  This area of 5000 acres produces the highest yield per unit  of any region of the world today. Its combination of suitable  soil and climate is mild enough  that the plants do not suffer  winter damage.  "Willamette" established for  30 years is now raspberries.  They are being replaced by  "Chilcotin" cultivars, with a  bright glossy colour, larger  fruit, and longer shelf life for  markets.  "Nootka" and "Haida"  cultivars are still being researched. The popular "Totem"  strawberry cultivar also came  out of Dr. Daubeny's research  program, and 80 per cent of  Fraser Valley farmers grow it.  The plant sale was well supported. Thankyou gardeners,  and workers, Gibsons is going  to be "blooming beautiful" for  us all.  If you have a query or problem, drop a line to box 461,  Gibsons, and we will attempt to  help you if we can. Keep  mulching!  PORK  SHOULDER *, 2.18 >��.  Utility Grade - Frozen - 35 kg  YOUNG  TURKEY  ..2.82 �� I .  Utility Grade - Fresh  WHOLE  ROASTING  CHICKEN ,.2 82 ,.  28  California Premium  YAMS  kg 1.08     lb.  California Grown Canada #1  STRAWBERRIES 1  /eg 2.82     Ib.  Hawaiian - Size 8's  mmm  .a   ���   ���. ���  ea.  28  49  28  99  ft  1  Oven Fresh - 12,'s  HOT CROSS  BUNS  Oven Fresh - 454 gm  FESTIVE BREAD  Kraft Parkay ��� 1.36 kg  MARGARINE  Foremost ��� All Flavours - 2 /.  ICE CREAM  2.99  1.99  1.99  2.59  i*  Mott's ��� Regular or Extra Spicy -1.36 I.  CLAMAT0 a  aa  COCKTAIL L..L.73  Ocean Spray - 4 Varieties -1.14 L m%       Kf ^j  COCKTAILS        -..09  Old Dutch ��� 200 gm  POTATO CHIPS  Bick's ��� 3 Varieties -1.5 L  DILL PICKLES 6.  Coast News, April 13,1987  Sechelt Scenario  Nights of fashion  Alderman Lilian Kunstler presided at the ribbon-cutting ceremony  of the newly constructed Molly Mouse Day Care Centre on Farnham Road. There are still openings for children 18 months to five  years.  ���Fran Burnside photo  Davis Bay IMews ��Er Views  Building in China  :    by Jean Robinson, 885-2954  ; The Davis Bay/Wilson Creek  Community Association meets  ; tonight at the Wilson Creek  Community Hall, where Laurel  Road runs into Davis Bay  Road. Everyone is welcome.  After a short general meeting  ; David Pye will speak on his experiences house building in a  China where Westerners were  not welcome for over 40 years.  READING CENTER  The Reading Center would  .appreciate some more magazines for the 'free' boxes. So  do not trash them, if they are  still in good condition, bring  them to the hall Friday or Saturday afternoons.  THANKS  Bridge is over for the summer  at the hall. Thanks to Helen  Heath and Hazel Seeton who  have so graciously run it again,  and to Harold Heath who always set up the tables. This has  grown from one table to a  healthy seven and a half tables  in four years. Nice work.  CRIBBAGE  Please come Friday afternoons to the hall for a challenging game of cribbage. There are  several boards and decks of  cards available. Usually Jack  Bushell is there to organize it  and play is from 1 to 4 pm. You  may drop in for one game or  several as your time allows. This  will continue all summer.  WHALE WATCHING  Stay tuned here for the next  column on Whale Watching-  West Coast Style. Meanwhile,  Happy Easter to all.  by Peggy Connor, 885-9347  The two nights of fashions'  put on by the Sunshine Coast  Business and Professional  Women's Club proved a great  success by the close to 400 persons attending.  The proceeds from this event  go to provide special bursaries  for local young women. Two  $500 bursaries will be awarded  to business oriented students  from the local secondary  schools and one to a mature student who has gone back to further his/her education.  The work put into the  backdrop and stage was well  worthwhile and was complemented by the fresh bright table  decorations. A potted plant was  a take home gift for each person  attending and the carrot cake  and coffee was a tasty treat.  Carolynne Breadner and  Aleta Giroux kept up an informative and pleasant commentary of the lovely fashions  displayed by the models.  The models were Myrna Ed-  wardson, Frieda Fawkes, Barbara Joe, Kay Mittlesteadt,  Fran Ovens, Paula Rempel,  Jean Rowledge, Karen Solli and  Sharon Sheen.  Clothes were provided by  Cactus Flower, Conchita  Designs, Just For You and  Ralsten Zales.  Bobbie's Family Shoe Store  did a fine job of matching color  shoes and smart blacks and  white to really complete the outfits.  "The Finishing Touch" a  demonstration on accessorizing  was done by Jan Kennedy, with  jewelry from 2nd Look Boutique and Ralsten Zales.  Coordinators for the whole  show were Jan Kennedy, Myrna  Edwardson and Aleta Giroux.  Colour, style, suits, dresses  and sportswear, it was all there.  Adding to the excitement of the  evening were the many door  prizes, from airline travel bags  to lunches, dinners, wines and  chocolates, a great variety.  There was also a special  draw, of the two nights combine  ed, for three prizes. The first  prize, a Tyee trip to Vancouver  and return, with a night at the  Sheraton Plaza and $500 was  won by Lauralee Solli. Second  prize was a day trip for two  French Immersion  Parents still dissenting  The April 14 School Board  meeting is going to get still  another petition against French  Immersion being centered at  Davis Bay. This time the dissen-  tion comes from parents of  students already attending  regular classes at Davis Bay  Elementary.  The Davis Bay Parents' Advisory Group have formed a  committee headed by Elspeth  Tyson to express their views.  Davis Bay Elementary is a close  knit community school and  parents are afraid of losing  what is seen as a tightly in-  *NAf IONAL SEAL  ESTATE$_RVK*  Seniors Consultant, Property Management, Buying, Selling, Retirement Planning, LIST YOUR  PROPERTY WITH EXPERIENCE.  GIBSONS REALTY LTD.  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  RES: 886-7134       OFFICE: 886-2277  J.R. (JIM) MUNRO  fi  tegrated relationship with their  children.  The school does a lot with the  community such as giving out  Christmas hampers and having  Easter egg hunts. This may be  lost if students have to be bused  out or a large student population is bused in.  Facilities are a concern. The  present school was built to  replace what is now called the  annex. Ms Tyson says that the  annex will have to be renovated  and a new classroom built to accommodate French Immersion.  She urges all interested parties  to attend the April 14 School  Board meeting at Roberts Creek  Elementary.  ���\&&  pe?  minimum Deposit $ 10,000  Interest paid on Maturity  All deposits guaranteed  Offer expires April 28th  per  annum  EASTER WEEKEND BUSINESS HOURS  Thursday, April 16th Saturday, April 18th  10:00 am to 6:00 pm CLOSED  Friday, April 17th Monday, April 20th  CLOSED CLOSED  Monday, April 20th  CLOSED  SUNSHINE COAST  GREDIT UNIDN  Teredo Square. S.ecrrelt  fe): 8S5-3255  7  Kern's PI aza; Gibsons-.  ' 7 rTel:.:886-8l2l '���7  from Sunshine Coast Travel  Marketing. The lucky winner of  this prize was ticket No. 103 so  if the holder of this ticket from  Tuesday night's show will contact 885-9802 to arrange for  pickup, they are in for a fun day  for two.  Ticket for third prize was a  terrarium from Eric McDermott  Glass Works and the lucky recipient was Bev Bull.  On hand to touch up the  hairstyles by J's Unisex Hair  were Jennifer and Vicki.  Makeup was by Special Touch  Skin Care done by Margaret  Nielsen, Music and Lighting  Western Tele-Video, George  Black.  Chatelech students were  quick and helpful with the serving of the refreshments.  A word about Conchita's  designs. Conchita is a local  designer in Gibsons whose  costumes certainly are up with  the latest styles. Conchita  specializes in wedding and party  frocks as well as sports wear  and styles for the ladies with a  few extra pounds.  EASTER BAKE SALE  The annual Easter Bake Sale  of St. Hilda's Church Ladies is  to be held at the Trail Bay Mall  on Thursday, April 16 starting  at 9:30 am.  Always a great baking event  with proceeds to the Church  Building Fund.  Keep Saturday April 25 open  for another fantastic tour by  Bill and Bea Rankin at St.  Hilda's. This time see the  Amazon and the Carribean.  SHORNCLIFFE AUXILIARY  Reminder to members, the  Shorncliffe monthly meeting is  on Tuesday, April 21 starting at  1:30 pm at Bethel Baptist  Church. New members  welcome.  Volunteers needed for hair-  dressing on Tuesday mornings.  Take your pick. Do one morning a week or whatever time you  can spare, your help is needed.  LIBRARY STUDY  A library study is underway  on the Coast and you can have  your input by filling out a ques-  tionaire that is to be found -at  any of the libraries or reading  rooms.  Sechelt Library is open Tuesday morning 10:30 to 1 pm,  Thursday and Saturday 10 am  to 4 pm.  BRIDGE  It is that time of year again  and time for the Sechelt Branch  of St. Mary's Hospital's Win-  dup Bridge Party.  This will be held at St.  Hilda's Church Hall on Thursday, April 23 at 1 pm.  The bridge players who have  played all winter will be there  but also anyone interested in an  afternoon of bridge is welcome.  For further information call  885-2885.  LLY MOUS  would like to thank:  Terry McBride Seaside Plumbing  Bruce Chesterman       Sunshine Energy  Garry's Crane & Cat        Services  Vic Bonaguro  Thank you for all the assistance in resurrecting  our new mouse house.  Love  All the Mousers,  Gerald and Sylvia Bisbee  4   FINE DINING  BY THE SEA  Fresh flowers on tables  set with linen and candles  An open fireplace  and a fantastic view.  The continental T^f  cuisine of a Swiss  Chef The warm  Charm of a country Lodge      ���<���  ______2_^fc��-  m&y  ...and it costs no more!  JOIN us for Easter Dinner  & choose from our "always special" menu  * Open Thurs-Sun from 5:30 \  A BRAND NEW  PARI   DRAW  Vsfin.    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ON UPPER LEVELS HWY  OPEN DAILY 9:30 - 6:00 SUNDAYS 10:00 - 5:00  'M^^^SiM^^^:^'<^^BM;m^- Coast News, April 13,1987  7.  by Larry Grafton  Fran Ovens (left) and Sharon Steen added to the flash and panache  * of the Sunshine Coast Business and Professional Women's Fashion  > Show held last Tuesday and Wednesday in the Sechelt Indian Band  \ Hall. Proceeds to their Bursary Fund. ���Fran Burnside photo  I Photographic collage  by Trudy Small  In art, collage is the most im-  tportant innovation of the 20th  ���century. It is the bridge between  printing and sculpture. Its traditions began with Picasso, Bra-  que and Kurt Schwitters in the  ;early 1900's and continued in  the work of Rauschenberg in  'the 1960's. Collages represent  (the artist's personal beliefs with  the use of printed materials, real  objects, photographs and  printed or written words to express the subject.  In  Brooklyn  Illuminations,  JNorni Kaplan's work has evolv  ed from photography inspired  by collage, to collages using  photographs. Each image in a  collage leads to other images  and the final work is completed  in the viewer's mind, controlled  by the meaning these images  have for each viewer - they can  be political, pretty or perverse  and sometimes perplexing.  The photographs at the Arts  Centre in Sechelt travel back in  time while the graffiti keeps you  right on today. It will intrigue  you and test your knowledge of  art of the long ago.  Brooklyn Illuminations will  be showing until April 19.  EASTER TEA AND SALE:  One raffle prize remained  unclaimed upon completion of  the various draws at our Tea on  April 4. The number is 847320.  Please contact Ellen Berg at  885-9338 to arrange for delivery  or pick up of your prize.  Adele deLange, Beth Nid-  dery, Mary Lambert, and  Amanda Bond were the other  winners of the various raffles.  The mini raffles were very  popular with those attending  that day.  Individual Thank You's  are out of the question due to  the large number of members  who participated in one way or  another to make the Tea the  huge success it was. However  special thanks go out to all the  donors, to the bake table, the  Thursday morning craft workers, donors of raffle prizes,  donors to the white elephant  and of course those who made  items at home for the sale.  There is one item I have been  given by the bake table. Would  the lady who purchased goods  and left her change behind  please contact Helen Erickson  or the hall and let them know  who the money belongs to. It is  being held for the owner.  Jean Sherlock had her spices  and home ground whole wheat  flour available. We must not  forget the busy kitchen staff  who struggled valiantly to keep  ahead of the healthy appetites  of those attending, and the  power house force of volunteers  who manned the tables during  the afternoon. My apologies if I  have left any one out.  THE CONCERT  With each of Nikki Weber's  concerts it seems there is never  an end to the new sparkling  talent that surfaces. The overall  cast provided no end of enjoyment for the packed house audience who started to arrive at 7  pm for the 8 pm performance.  Proceeds of the concert were  kindly donated to our building  fund. Our branch extends its  thanks to the many artists who  performed for the benefit concert, the ladies who provided  refreshments for the intermis-  TAPIS  ���Richmond"  Xs.  CARPETS   _,  SPRING  FASHION  The home fashion event of the season  It's your chance to save on selected quality  Richmond carpets.  Elegantly tailored saxonies like Promises,  Promises in DuPont Antron Nylon. And  Solutions - the revolutionary new DuPont  certified Stainmaster Carpet that  beautifully resists soiling and staining.  Hurry! The Spring Fashion Sale is on for a  limited time only!  Dupo^ragnnro  STAINMASTER  CARPET  sion, to Nikki Webber, Connie  Wilson and Floyd for the many  hours of rehearsals and set up  of the sound system, as well as  all the behind the scene helpers.  The kindness of those merchants at Books 'n Stuff, The  Book Store on Cowrie Street,  and Strings 'n Things who  handled ticket sales and the cooperation of those at Channel  11 who looked after the community channel publicity for the  concert are very much appreciated.  COUNCIL MEETING  This meeting was held at the  Madeira Park Legion on  Wednesday, April 8 with Mike  Timms in the chair substituting  for Gerry Chailler. Prior to the  meeting, lunch was served to the  representatives of the three  branches involved by the ladies  of Pender Harbour Branch 80.  Reports were given outlining  highlights of each branches activities since the meeting at  Powell River last fall. These  were followed by the election of  officers and considerable  discussion on specific subjects  which concern all seniors.  It is a shame that more of our  numbers cannot or will not exert a little effort to attend these  semi-annual meetings. The business involved is the business of  your branch and your input will  assure that your voice reaches  from here to the provincial, to  COSCO, and all the way to Ottawa via the National Pensioners and Senior Citizens'  Federation. These people are  doing a job for you and you  owe them your support. The  next meeting will be held in our  j hall on October 7. Please mark  your calendar accordingly.  GENERAL MEETING  The next monthly meeting of  the branch is to be held in our  hall on April 16 at 1:30 pm. In  addition to the regular business  of the Branch, and Committee  reports, you will have the opportunity to assist in selecting  delegates to represent your  Branch at the Annual Provincial Convention to be held in  Haney, B.C. on May 12, 13,  ajid 14. See you there!     >: ;T,  ���>.y  Tues. -Sat., 10-4  out the THRIFT STORE  above Ken's Lucky Dollar  Proceeds in aid of the Food Bank  THRIFTY'S  above Ken's Lucky Dollar r]  Creative  Window Shapes  in standard sizes  Wew Senioud  --* ** Beauty & Function oi  you* Home  Come in & meet  ftemrllathj  27 Years in Interior Design  LET JEAN HELP YOU  WITH  ��� Interior space planning & design  ��� Colour consultation  ��� Custom Window treatments  ��� Co-ordination of upholstery,  furniture, lighting  DANNY HUBENIG welcomes  JEAN HLATKY  Jean's long Isit of clientele includes The Bay & Jordans  where she designed and colour co-ordinated carpeting,  furniture, wall & window coverings for discriminating  customers. Since moving west Jean operated her own  contracting firm in Kamloops. Now Jean is setting up a  design studio right here in DeVries* showroom. She is  ready, willing, and very able to help you select just the  right shape, size, colour, texture, etc. to make your  rooms come alive...and save you real money too. Jean  says: "Doing it right the first time can be only the ftr��t of  many savings."  1st Hour of Consultation with  Jean is t*8*  That's right... Fwe  courtesy of DeVries  Now - more than ever before -  DeVries can help you do better for less  when it comes to the Beauty & Function  of your Home  Wall  Floor  Window  Coverings  Kitchen Cabinets  Interior Design  it 8.  Coast News, April 13,1987  h To Listen, To Think, To Speak, Laving the Foundations for Literacy, the theme for last Monday's work  ?.!/��!�������.% c:h,.~i t*:,.*-!-* n__i> ��� 1 t��__ <��� * �� v * i *-< t ���%.* ~\... jj ���.j *���   %  < shop filled District Professional Day for area teachers. Keynote speaker Carolyn Mamchur addressed the  I assembled teachers and expressed her belief that the real learning in the classroom begins with the teacher  f  * and his/her ability to know and care for the students under their charge.  -Kent Sheridan photo  Pender People 'ri' Places  ummingbirds in Pender  *  fr  by Joan Wilson, 883-9606  ^SPRINGTIME  * The hummingbirds are back  ^a sure sign of spring. On mj  f, walk last week, several of them  ^buzzed me, just to see if I was  f'Some  new  flower.  Put your  �� feeders  out  now  and watch  I them from your window or  ^deck.  ^SERENDIPITY  ^   Serendipity  Playschool  will  ���hold an Open House for all interested parents on Thursday,  jl April 23, from 9:30 to 11:30 in  &the   morning.    Call   Anne  S883-2885 or Debbie, 883-9285.  ��For early registration for next  gear's classes of three and four1  &year  olds,  call  Debbie  Lan-  Jsimaki, 883-9285.  SPRING CARNIVAL  Madeira Park Elementary is  ^holding its Spring Carnival on  ���Wednesday, April 29 from 6:30  tto 8 pm. Save up your change  Sjor   games,   contests,   raffles,  ifjbook and plant sales, tearoom  Jand   hot   dogs.   Everyone   is  ^welcome!  27   Remember   the   Parents'  ^Meeting on Wednesday April  ��22, 7 pm in the school library,  ��to discuss the question of hav-  ,*irig grade 7 as part of the secon-  Vdary school.  Japrel cancerfacts  $\ Research and recent developments in treatment mean that  Icancer, diagnosed as early as  ^possible, can be beaten. The  ���^Canadian Cancer Society sup-  sports modern medical research  'Jwhich may one day, perhaps  ^yery soon, find a cure for  *; cancer.  v Your dollars will help to keep  j*this research in Canada going  j|strong. Research pays off for  fc people with cancer living longer,  jybetter quality lives. Won't you  ^end your donation to the local  Junit of the Canadian Cancer  ^Society today?  Si'  COMPUTER WORKSHOPS  Thinking of buying a home  computer? Wendy Simmonds  can help you choose, and give  you some guidelines to use when  you meet that friendly salesman. Come to the Open House  at Pender Harbour Secondary  On Tuesday, April 14 at 7:30  and find out what your sons  and daughters are doing on the  new Macintosh computers.  DON'T FORGET  Lions Auction, Saturday,  April 25. Call Les Beharrel  883-2528 or Earl Ansell  883-2752. Viewing at 10 am, action at 11 am at the Community  Hall.  Open House at our local  schools, PHSS on Tuesday,  April 14, 7:30 pm, and MPES  on Wednesday, April 15, 6:30  pm.  Ladies Auxiliary to Royal  Canadian Legion Branch 112  Spring Smorgasbord, Saturday,  April 25. Tickets are $12.50 at  the Legion. Music by the Spin  Offs.  AREA 'A' CLINIC  "With your help, we have  given more than $32,000 to the  Health Centre." Guests at a  Thank You luncheon for  volunteers last Monday heard  this message in Pender Harbour  Hall.  Area "A" Auxiliary spared  no effort to show the many  volunteers that they are appreciated. Besides their delicious  buffet lunch, each received a  handmade card and a spring  blossom.  "This is our way of thanking  you" said Vi Tyner in greeting.  Later she introduced Dr. Alan  Swan.  Margaret Causey who had  cooked all the meat, carved by  Jim Causey, led a round of applause for Peg Riley. Peg is the  Auxiliary's oldest member and  also the one who organized the  smooth running luncheon and  did much of the cooking.  Door prizes went to Bessie  Williams and Lou Farrell.  Halfmoon Bay Happenings  Honouring Pete  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418 '  AFTERNOON TEAS:        ~~  Dates have been set for a couple of special afternoon teas at  Welcome Beach Hall. Many of  you will be happy to attend the  one on April 27 at 1:30. This is  to honour our now retired mail  delivery lady, Pete Tschai-  kowsky who has so capably  taken care of our mail for the  past 11 years.  We all feel that Pete is due  some form of our appreciation  so there will be a little special  Egmont  News  fEgmont humming  1 by Ann Cook  feoOD FRIDAY COMING  |a Well, quiet little Egmont was  gumming all week what with  dancing, thanks to the Egmont  flions Club, and eating at the  gjnorgasbord, thanks to the Eg-  lipont Community Club's  qooks, bakers and organizers.  SrJingo evening, thank you to the  Render Harbour Lioness Club.  \ Next   Bingo   evening   is  ga%Wrt# 7vto\%  Wednesday, April 22 at 7:30.  Next Tea will be same day,  Wednesday, April 22 at 1:30  pm. Until then enjoy the Easter  weekend.  Welcome home Tyler Silvey  and your parents: Dad, Robert  and Mom, May.  Happy Birthday on Wednes-.  day, April 15 to Don Jeffries.  Reminder. This is the weekend that the highway traffic is  heavy with campers, RV's,  trailers, boats, and tourists enjoying the Sunshine Coast (at 20  klms). Let's have a little patience with them, a lot of them  are our summer neighbours or  guests. One more, Don't let  your friends drink and drive.  Happy Easter.  mail box at the hall where you  can place your own contribution.  For those of you who will be  unable to be at the tea but  would like to participate, would  you please give Mary Shannon a  call at 885-9765.  For information regarding  the food requirements, Marg  Vorley can be called at 885-9032  or Grace Rutherford at  885-9672.  We hope to be able to introduce Trudy Smith, who is  Pete's successor at the tea if she  is able to attend. Please mark  this date on your calendar and  do your best to be there.  The other date to keep in  mind is May 11 when the Halfmoon Bay branch of the Hospital Auxiliary will be having a  coffee morning from 10 till  rioon. A good opportunity to  meet your neighbours old and  new and to buy some great baked goodies and crafts.  PENNY DRIVE:  The children of Halfmoon  Bay School are going great guns  on their Rick Hansen penny  drive. Last week they brought  pennies for 'double their shoe  size.' This week is 'the number  of letters in the month you were  born.'  SIGNS OF SPRING:  The first little hummingbird  of the season arrrived at my  back door on March 28 demanding a hand out. Now there are  half a dozen of them with lots  more to come.  "My education was important when I  was her age: Ifs just as important to  me today/'  Today, more than ever, the life-long challenge of education  must meet increasing and changing needs in our adult roles  as parents, wage-earners and citizens.  Last year, over 1,600 Sunshine Coast residents took  part in School District sponsored courses that  enriched their personal, creative and practical pursuits.  During Education Week, Continuing  Education salutes these people who help  themselves and this communty as they  'LIVE AND LEARNM  TlsrnsYc  Life On  CONTINUING EDUCATION  School District #46 (Sunshine Coast)  Farrington Cove developer  John Howatt will have to wait  an extra week before the necessary by-laws to re-zone his property for subdivision development will receive third reading  at the Sunshine Coast Regional  District (SCRD). The delay has  director Gordon Wilson fuming. He told the SCRD meeting  last Thursday that the application had been pending for a very  long time and the applicant had  done "his best to meet every  concern."  At the public hearing last  month concerns were raised by  adjoining property owners  about the waste disposal plans  for the subdivision. The sewage  from the units is to be pumped  through a sewage treatment  plant and dispersed over a septic  field at the top of the property.  Wilson, who chaired the  hearing, promised residents that  the Waste Management Branch  was going to do a thorough  study of the site before the application was approved.  However, at last Thursday's  meeting he told the SCRD that  Waste Management had refused  to do the study and referred him  to studies done of the area in the  recent past.  Having gone through them  thoroughly, Wilson said he was  "entirely satisfied that the con-,  cents expressed at the public  hearing have been met and I  would like to see this project go  ahead as quickly as possible."  However, the minutes from  the public hearing must be  reviewed by the Planning Committee and their recommendation brought to the Board  before third reading can be  given. The by-laws are then sent  to Victoria for approval. If they  don't arrive there until May,  there could be several further  delays as the legislature recesses  for the summer.  Board members sympathized  with Wilson but voted against  moving the planning meeting  ahead one week.  Today more words are  being poured out in  broadcasting and print  than ever before, but  people are hungry for  words that speak to  their deepest, truest  feelings���words with  spiritual meaning and  value. That's what the  Christian Science Sentinel is all about.  This week's issue is  available at your local  Christian Science Reading Room. Pick up a  copy or subscribe today.  885-2506  P?__i_^  One weekly  the world's  deepest  hunger.  Service and Sunday School  11:45 am  Wed., Testimony Meeting  8:00 pm  United Church, Davis Bay  886-7906  HALFMOON BAY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT  NOTICE OF BURNING  Under the provisions of the Forest Act and with the co-operation  of the Forest Service, the Halfmoon Bay Fire Department will be  issuing Burning Permits and inspecting burning sites  FROM APRIL 15th to OCT. 15th, 1987  For Permit Information Phone 885-5712 and  leave recorded message.  NOTE: No permit is required for a screen covered incinerator.  GREG PHELPS  FIRE CHIEF  HBVFD  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  at  BftJ Stor*  Halfmoon Bay  "A Friendly People Place"  Pender Harbour  Fire Protection District  ANNUAL  GENERAL MEETING  Sunday, April 26 at 2 pm  in the Firehall, Madeira Park  Election of Trustees  Financial Statements  Flora C. Sim  Secretary Treasurer  ----- PUBLIC INVITED ���-  fie***  School District No. 46 presents:  Education  'April 13-16  Monday, April 13th.  Cedar Grove:   Book Sale (12-2 pm)  Davis Bay:  Gibsons:  Reading Day. Students will visit  11 reading centres established in  the school (12-3 pm)  Play: 'Joseph and His Amazing  Technicolour Dreamcoat' (1:30  pm)  Madeira Park: Parent/Student Softball Tournament (noon hour)  Tuesday, April 14th.  Cedar Grove: Book Sale (12-2 pm)  Gibsons: Play: 'Joseph and His Amazing  Technicolour Dreamcoat' (7:30  pm)  Halfmoon Bay: Kindergarten presentation  (10:30-11:30 am)  Langdale:      Musical: 'Sky Happy' (1 pm)  Madeira Park: Parent/Student Softball Tournament (noon hour)  Roberts Creek: Edcational Presentation at School  Board Meeting (7 pm)  Sechelt:        Open House (9-3 pm)  Elphinstone:  Open House and Parent Meetings  (7 pm) One Act Piay: 'Sunday  Cost Five Pesos' (8:30 pm)  Wednesday, April 15th   Cedar Grove:  'Expressive Writing Program' (7-9  pm): ��� Parents' Workshop ��� Student Displays. Book Sale (12-2  pm)  Gibsons: Play: 'Joseph and His Amazing  Technicolour Dreamcoat" (7:30  pm) Open House (morning)  Halfmoon Bay: Grades 1-2 presentation (9-10  am)  Langdale:      Musical: 'Sky happy' (7 pm)  Open House  Madeira Park: Parent/Student Softball Tournament (noon hour). Open House  (6:30-8:30 pm). Computer  Workshop for Parents (7-8:30  pm)  Sechelt:        Classroom in the mall (10:45 am  Ms. Kuciuk -1 pm Mrs. Potter)  West Sechelt: Open House (1-3 pm). Computer  Workshop for Parents (7 pm).  Drama production at Elphinstone  (8 pm)  Chatelech:     Open House (9-3 pm)  Elphinstone:  One Act Play: 'Sunday Cost Five    Pesos' (8:30 pm)  Pender  Harbour:  Open House. Computer Workshop  for Parents (7:30 pm)  Thursday, April 16th   Cedar Grove:  Book Sale (12-2 pm)  Davis Bay:     Open House (9-10:30 am)  Gibsons:       Appreciation Tea (1:30 pm)  Halfmoon Bay: Grades 2-3 presentation (9-10  am)  Madeira Park: Parent/Student Softball Tournament (noon hour)  Sechelt:        Classroom in the mall (10:45 am  Mr. Stringer, 1 pm Mrs. Anthony  & Mrs. Pohlmann)  Elphinstone:   Student/Teacher Reverse Day  District:        'Schools: Past, Present & Future'  -Channel 11 (7 pm)  Look for our student decorated  Shop Easy  the following locations: Super Valu,  Park IGA.  EDUATI0N WEEK - an opportunity to see YOUR schools at work.  This advertisment has been sponsored by the Sunshine Coast Teachers' Association and the Board of  School Trustees "Partners in Education". Coast News, April 13,1987  9.  Saturday, April 18  ��� Go for a stroll on the wharf  ��� Enjoy the seawaik  (Gibsons Marina ~  Armours Beach)  ��� See the GVFD Display In  Pioneer Park, 11*2 pm  ��� Check the shops &.  sidewalk specials  Be sure to buy a  helium balloon from  one of the firemen  Print your name and  address on the  balloon tie tag.  The balloons  (including yours)  will be released  together at 1:30 in  Pioneer Park.  doitt mmmwM.wm,*..  fartioxpa i?:  Who knows where your balloon will end up and  who might be your new penpal.      -M~  *  Maybe they'll write like this     /\ ^\  ALL PROCEEDS FROM BALLOON SALES WILL GO TO  RICK HANSEN  Man in Motion World Tour  LOTS ��W EXTRA WMMMMW��  ���������Close by  - Concrete Lot Next to Pebbles Realty  (Enter off Gower Point Rd.)  - Underneath Concrete Lot Next to Pebbles Realty  (Enter from the lane between Nick's Shell &, Molly's Reach)  - School Road,  (Town lot next to old Doc Ingles House, * Angle Parking on School  Road)   Behind Coast Books  - Town Lot Next to Old Firehall  &044S  \C Varfrti*  Qgli and Health  jfoobs  Don Hunter           Photography f��7  THE  BEACHCOMBERS  i  GIBSONS  marina  Just  Jor  N_I  you j lo  mt  sm  So bring your family & your Easter Spirit down to  GIBSONS LANDING this Saturday and enjoy the  hospitality of the SO GIBSONS LANDING Merchants  standing by to serve you.  <c*  ^^sjp**^  0^O  dockside  aqy  ,&*$&*  G>t��  [o Coast News, April 13,1987  -/<& ���',5f'i  Competition benefits  - 'W,  f     I  April Fools runners take to the highway in last Sunday's Run  (above). Second from left and overtaking the competition is Brent  Kamenka of Vancouver, who came in second, and hot on his heels  is 57 year old Brian Jones of Maple Ridge, third place finisher and  first Master across the line. Only Sechelt native in the run was Victor Johnny (right). Making her sprint across the finish line is First  Woman and Woman's Master Irene Lugsdin (below right), and  brandishing the coveted Coast News Challenge Cup which he now  gets to keep is three time winner Glen Chilton of Calgary, (below)  receiving congratulations from run orginator Fran Burnside.  ���Kent Sheridan photo  i*_?*fc'��  _j_  _tf.��^w^&  :v  *��_}  '��-N5.^_&��^*  m  :-i0ft����&  J_i___.  Bi^y  IVlaryanne's Viewpoint  by Katie Angermyer  To my violin students:  I am excited about our participation in the music festival  this year, a first for us. I must  admit, I was not totally calm  about it. Each time any of you  were up there reforming my  teaching was being judged. I'm  sure your parents also felt judged. So if you were nervous you  were not alone.  I thought the comments by  Mr. Berarducci were very good.  We learned about the importance of starting together, counting, tempo (speed), rhythm,  balance, freeing our right arms  for bowing, playing in tune  (high 2's, low 2's, high 3's!) and  many other things. Always we  will need to work on these  things.  The preparation for the  festival has truly been  stimulating - the Sunshine String Band brought 21 of us  together and allowed beginners  to play with more advanced to  develop the ability to play with  others. How would you like to  try holding a bass fiddle under  your chin?  We need to thank Joel Borns-  tein and Ken Dalgliesh for backing us up on the bass and piano.  Those who did solos were brave  indeed and not only had to  polish their performance but  had to learn to play with the  piano. Our thanks to Ken  Dalgliesh is again in order.  The duets and quartets were  most exciting, probably stimulated practicing and musical  growth more than anything we  did. One thing is that each of  you had to do your part. This is  what co-operation is. I would  like all of the Books IB and II  students to try duets soon, if  you have not done so.  Congratulations are due to  those who placed: Natalie  Weatherhill third; Theodore  Desta-Morrison second; Alexandra Hook first; in beginning  solos; Miriam Kirk third; Lydia  Kirk second; and Klisala Harrison first; in intermediate solos;  the quartet (Klisala Harrison,  Miranda Northrup, Lydia Kirk,  'and Fayanne Weatherhill) third;  Lydia Kirk and Klisala Harrison  second; and Miranda Northrup  and Fayanne Weatherhill first  in the chamber music group.  Maybe there were surprises,  pleasant for some. Some of  you may think you did well,  maybe better than someone  else, but didn't get the place you  thought you deserved. You are  right partially. You did do well  and you do deserve recognition  also. Some of you may think  you didn't do as well as you  could do, or maybe didn't  deserve the place you got. Well,  Heckling is not the answer  by Maryanne West  I have mixed feelings about  the heckling during Reagan's  speech to parliament. I think  rudeness rarely wins either you  or your cause any brownie  points, it's counter-productive.  Whatever we may think of  Reagan he is the president of the  US, a position which should  merit respect, apart from the  other obvious fact that as an invited guest he could have expected courtesy.  If you're one of those who  think Reagan is the best president the Americans have ever  had, then you have no problem.  On the other hand, if, like a  great many Canadians you  regard him as the most dangerous leader, who balances the  world on the edge of destruc-  *  FAMILY BULK FOODS  DELICATESSEN  UNDER THE YELLOW AWNING, Cowrie St., 885-7767  It?s our Second Anniversary!  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You can boycott the  whole affair, but this presents  some difficulties in that you  don't know ahead of time what  he's going to say and its not  really fair to pre-judge him. His  speech may be after all couched  in non-committal platitudes.  The better way would surely be  to attend, but to get up and  leave quietly if philosophies are  propounded with which you  cannot agree.  One of the occupational  hazards of positions of power,  it seems to me, is that inevitably  you are surrounded by yes-men  and isolated from views other  than your own, an atmosphere  in which if something is repeated often enough it becomes  regarded as truth. It's  something we all have to guard  against as it's natural to  gravitate to like-minded people,  but the isolation becomes more  dangerous in proportion to the  power wielded by the individual.  Canadians should not sit in  silent approval of the  president's rhetoric, but how  much more effective it would  have been if all those politicians  who walk to a different drummer had quietly left the Commons. Far more effective than  desk banging and catcalls, even  if these are the traditional ways  of parliamentary dissent.  Centre Art Film  A Love In Germany (France/  West Germany 1984)  Polish director Andrzej Wa-  jda's fiercely passionate approach to film making finds  bold expression in this seething  drama, set in a small city in war-  \      Quote of the Week  Be a home for the stranger, a balm  to   the  suffering,   a  tower  of  J strength for the fugitive.  : Baha'u'Hah  BM���t^fc���_M0_b^MdhA���^_feA*Qh__  time Nazi Germany, about the  fatal love affair between a  young Polish POW and an  older shopkeeper whose husband is away fighting in the  Reich's army.  Wajda's hand is amazingly  sure with his subject and Hanna  Schygulla as Paulina, the  shopkeeper, demonstrates an  astonishing range of acting  skills. A remarkable film!  Arts Centre Wednesday,  April 15, 8 pm. Adults  $3.50/Seniors and Students $3.  you know in your heart of  hearts that you can do better  next time-as for the recognition, accept it, enjoy it, as you  worked very hard and the judge  saw some very good things in  what you did, regardless of the  mistakes you know you made.  Competition is like running a  race. Someone wins by being  the fastest, but whether the  others are losers depends on  their point of view. The poor  sport complains, cuts down the  performance of the winner or  makes excuses, feels like a loser,  and is a loser.  The good sport truly enjoys  the success of their fellow  human beings and also enjoys  the running of the race, knowing they now have something  higher to reach for if they want  to. The good sport is also a win-  KNOW ANYONE  ner and feels like a winner.  The good thing about com!  petition is the recognition given1  to outstanding ability. It is onl;  bad for the loser, who feels life  a loser and acts like a loser  rejoice in each other's success  and know we can all be winner^  if we choose to feel that way.  Now the really important les  son to learn is this. The besl  reward a musician gets for play^  ing   music   is   not   awards;  trophies, prizes, or first places^  The best reward is to make peo-j  pie inspired and happy. All of  you do that. 1  You make your parents hap|  py, you make your audiences  happy, and you make me happy, inspired and proud to be  your teacher. I hope you also  feel happy, inspired and proud  because you deserve it.  WHO CAN'T READ?  *  Matches adult learners  with volunteer tutors.  Adult Basic Literacy Education  FREE  885-4613  Li Sette by Dynamiks!  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White only...  $2800  Gibsons  Swimming Pool  Jan. 5th -  April 30th, 1987  MONDAY &  WEDNESDAY  Early Bird  THURSDAY  Parents Tot        10:30 am-11:30 am  ' Length Swim      11:30 am -12:30 pm  Aqua Fit  Ease Me In  Lessons  Noon Swim  Lessons  Master Swim  Swim Fit  6:30 am-8:30 am  9:00 am-10:00 am  10:00 am-11:00 am  11:00 am-11:30 am  11:30 am-1:00 pm  3:30 pm -7:30 pm  7:30 pm - 8:30 pm  8:30 pm - 9:30 pm  Back Care  Adapted Aquatics  Lessons  Public  Fitness  2:00 pm-2:30 pm  2:30 pm - 3:30 pm  3:30 pm - 6:30 pm  6:30 pm - 8:00 pm  8:00 pm-9:00 pm  TUESDAY  Fit& 50+  Seniors  Length Swim  Back Care  Adapted Aquatics  Lessons  Public  Fitness  9:30 am-10:30 am  10:30 am-11:30 am  11:30 am- 12:30 pm  2:00 pm -2:30 pm  2:30 pm-3:30 pm  3:30 pm-6:30 pm  6:30 pm -8:00 pm  8:00 pm-9:00 pm  FRIDAY  Early Bird  6:30 am-8:30 am  Aqua Fit  9:00 am-10:00 am  Fit& 50+  10:00 am -10:30 am  Seniors  10:30 am: 11:30 am  Noon  11:30 am-1:00 pm  Pubtfc  3:30 pm-5:00 pm  Teens  7:30 pm-9:00 pm  SATURDAY  Public  1:30 pm -4:00 pm,  Public  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm  SUNDAY  Family  1:00 pm-3:30 pm  Public  3:30 pm - 5:00 pm  Adults Only  7:00 pm-8:30 pm  11:30 am -12:30. Limited registration.  'NEW LENGTH SWIM TUES. & THURS.  CALL US.  Gibsons Swimming Pool 886-9415  Publication of this schedule  sponsored by  Super Valii Coast News, April 13,1987  11.  g_  .Lucky winner of the first draw held in conjunction with the Gib-  csons Landing Theatre Project Society's current membership drive  'was Jay Pomfret of Roberts Creek. For membership information  ���please call Eve Smart (above) at 886-7128.  ���Fran Burnside photo  Volunteers recognized  A warm welcome is extended  to all agencies and community  groups on the Sunshine Coast to  ^join with the Volunteer Action  VCentre at the Third Annual  Volunteer   Recognition   Tea  when they pay tribute to the  many volunteers who have contributed  so much  to various  organizations.  f   This event was a huge success  ' last   year,   with   over   100  voluntas   from  25  different  organizations   in   attendance,  and it is hoped this year's tea  will include even more groups  and  volunteers.  All  arrangements for the tea are handled by  the Volunteer Action Centre; all  organizations have to do is ensure your volunteers will be  there to enjoy the celebration in  their honour.  Once again, awards will be  given for special volunteer services. Certificates will be given  to all those whose names are  submitted, with runner-up  prizes for second and third  placements and a special services award for the first place  winner.  The press have been invited  to   attend,   as   have   guest  Vspeakers from the various com-  munities   served   by   the  Foreshore  planning  (  t Continued from page 24  aquaculture opportunity" and  ���conflicts with many user groups  jare noted.  \ There was a general acknowledgement by members of the  committee that the Sechelt Inlet  has reached and perhaps even  ; exceeded its saturation point for  finfish farms and any further  ! developments in the Inlet is  ; unlikely.  i The representatives at the  ; meeting voted to send a letter to  I Lands and Forests listing several  j concerns that they would like  | considered before the study is  iconsidered final.  i The last half of the meeting  involved discussion on commencing another study which  would compile all the information collected on the Sechelt Inlet to use as a basis for comprehensive planning of the  foreshore. Chairman Gordon  Wilson emphasized that the  study would have to be a  cooperative venture including  all government departments involved in the foreshore.  The Foreshore Planning  Committee is composed of  representatives from Forests  and Lands, Agriculture, Parks  and Environment and the  i Regional District as well as Environmental groups and industrial representatives. The  Federal Department of Fisheries  and Oceans has been asked to  send a delegate, as have the  Sechelt Indian District and the  Sechelt Municipal District.  However, to date, representatives of those concerns have  not participated in the committee.  eek '87  Your Voice, Your Vote,  Your Involvement...  Local Government  May 11-17  Volunteer Action Centre. Closing date for the submission of  the special service award sheets  is April 20, 1987.  Writer-in-Residence Program  registrar Marion St. Denis  reported this weekend that requests for application forms to  attend the four day workshop  session in August are already  pouring in at a steady rate.  Brochures were mailed out to  writers' groups, libraries and  community colleges less than a  month ago, and already letters  of request are arriving from as  far away as Prince George,  Prince Rupert and Calgary, and  one application form has just  gone off to California.  Each participant in the program must submit a 2000 word  selection for adjudication in  order to be accepted as a student by one of the three writers-  in-residence. This year they will  have the choice of working with  Susan Musgrave in short fiction, Sid Tafler in short non-  fiction, or the team of Susan  Baxter and Linda Lawson in  humour writing.  Ms Musgrave is the author of  11 books of poetry and three  novels; she has given poetry  readings in Yugoslavia,  England, Ireland, Wales,  France and the US and served  as writer-in-residence at the  universities  of Waterloo  and  New Brunswick and the Vancouver Public Library.  Sid Tafler has worked for  Canadian Press, the Calgary  Herald, and has been published  in the New York Times, the  Globe and Mail, Macleans, and  Canadian Business. He now  teaches journalism at the  University of Victoria.  Susan Baxter and Linda  Lawson began writing humour  for themselves as a stand-up  comedy team and went on to  write sketches for the Doctor  Bundolo show and the  Beachcombers. They wrote a  column for the Province as  "Riff and Raff" and have been  published in Macleans, The  Globe and Mail, Flare, You and  Playboard. They teach comedy  writing at SFU's downtown  campus.  Accepted writers will be accommodated in the old Ranger  Station beside the Government  Wharf in Pender Harbour. Cost  of tuition and accommodation  is $60; meals are extra. Those  interested should write for an  application form to The  Registrar, Writer-in-Residence  Program, Festival of the Written Arts, Box 2299, Sechelt,  B.C. V0N3A0.  We, the team of SUPERSHAPE Hair, Skin and Health  Care, would like to thank all our clients for making our  $5 HAIRCUT for  RICK HANSEN FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN  such a success!  We raised  SUPERSHAPE  Hair, Shin *  Health Centre  Specializing in all phases of  HAIR & SKIN SERVICES & PRODUCTS  also: Tanning beds, Flotation Tank, Sauna,  Showers, Jacuzzi, Steam Bath, Reflexology  OPEN LATE THURS. & FRI.       OPEN SUNDAYS  Cowrie St., Sechelt 885-2818  ���O- WORK WEN?  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SPRING FASHION JEANS  CHOOSE FROM A GREAT ASSORTMENT OF LADIES'  FASHION JEANS FROM PACIFIC BLUES! ASSORTED  STYLES/SIZES AND COLOURS IN THE GROUP!  OUR REG  27.98-29.98  Sale  OUR REG.  34.98-39.98  Sale  �����9  WyM^mm  CcModaH WoHw/ear Store  >*��*��  10&^>  LOCALLY  OWNED �� :OPERAtEl>  ���bw*m S^e^t SB<^eh 885*5858 Coast News, April 13,1987  Mr. and Mrs. Frank and Jean Wyngaert, one of Gibsons' longest  residing couples, were on hand at Sunnycrest Mall last Saturday to  sign the 'Welcome Home' Rick Hansen banner made by  Elphinstone Secondary School students. The banner will be  presented to Rick on May 22,1987. ���Kent Sheridan photo  George    in    Gibsons  Vimy veterans  by George Cooper, 886-8520  The annual Vimy dinner to  honour surviving veterans of  WW 1 was held Sunday, April 5  in Sechelt, hosted by Branch  140.  Branch 109 members attending were Bob Finlayson and  Art Rowell, both now in their  nineties.  Bob served in the Sixth Battalion of the Highland Light In-  fantry(Glasgow) and saw action  at Gallipoli, in Palestine and in  France.  Art enlisted in Weyburn,  Saskatchewan in the 28 Northwest Battalion which was the  forerunner of my own infantry  unit, the Regina Rifle regiment,  "I was a machine gunner at  Vimy," said Art.  Two WW 1 veterans unable  to attend the dinner were  George Jervis who served in the  Royal Army Service Corps in  France, and Harry Juby who:,  served in the infantry in India  and Siberia.  For 70 years Vimy has been  acknowledged as a beginning of  our national identity. What is  often not noted is that it was a  battle plan that unfolded precisely and successfully although  at cost, over 3000 killed and  over 7000 wounded.  Four divisions, of 10,000 men  each, formed a Canadian Corps  for the first time in the war.  British general Julian Byng  carefully prepared the battle  plan and rehearsed it from late  November, 1916, over four  months, until Z-day, April 9,  1917.  Timing of the advance of infantry and the artillery barrage  was crucial. Watches were synchronized again and again  before the battle day.  Thousands of bursting shells  kept the enemy down in their  tunnels and caverns but the infantry had to advance immediately under the forward  bursting shrapnel. The enemy  surfaced as soon as the barrage  passed over their positions.  The timing never faltered and  the main line of the ridge was  taken in one hour and 45  minutes. The whole operation  as planned was completed in  seven hours and 20 minutes.  The high points of Vimy Ridge,  Hill 145 and the "Pimple" were  mopped up on April 10 and  April 12.  The formidable ridge of 1917  has long been a quiet parkland,  its groves of lodgepole pine  planted to commemorate the  fallen in the battles there.  A CORRECTION is needed  in the birthday greetings to our  nonagenarians given last week.  Lionel Singlehurst of  Greenecourt in Sechelt was 93  last April 12. The error was  mine and not Lionel's.  This week Langdale Elementary presents its spring  musical,SKY HAPPY to the  public. The performance  Wednesday, April 15, at 7 pm  will be followed by Open House  which includes a bake sale in the  library.  A project called  "LIFELINE" has been com-,  pleted and is going into operation in White Rock, a project  that may have application here  on our Sunshine Coast.  Mrs. Ellen Sinclair, an active  member of the White Rock  hospital board, tells me that*  concern for the elderly and handicapped living in their own  homes alone who might find  themselves unable to call for  needed help by telephone spurred the hospital board to initiate  the emergency response system  called "Lifeline".  "The first such system in  Canada, I think" says Ellen,  "and certainly the first in B.C.  Now hundreds of seniors and  handicapped can be confident  of immediate assistance should  they not be able to reach their  telephones."  w.\ \\  ACQA - Adult Children of Alcoholics Thursday weekly meeting, St. Mary's Catholic  Church, Gibsons, 6:30-8 pm.  Sunshine Coast Branch of the Canadian Diabetic Association meeting Friday, April  24th from 3-5 pm in St. Mary's board room. Speaker Joan Johnson bringing the  Diabetic Van.  University Women's Club of the Sunshine Coast will meet Tuesday, April 14th at  7:30 in the Roberts Creek School.  Cameo Singles Club next potluck dinner, April 24, 7 pm at Roberts Creek Elem.  School Community Use Room. For info, call 886-3855, 886-3310 or 886-2550.  Shorncliffe Auxiliary monthly meeting, Tuesday, April 21 at 1:30 pm. Friendship  Room at the Bethel Baptist Church, Sechelt.  Sunshine Coast Peace Committee will meet on Monday, April 13 at 7:30 pm at  Roberts Creek School library. Colonel Norman Hoye and Commander Roger  Sweeney from Veterans Against Nuclear Arms, will explain why Canada should  avoid nuclear arms. Public is cordially invited.  The Volunteer Action Centre needs volunteer drivers to assist seniors and the handicapped in getting to medical appointments. Gibsons and Roberts Creek area  especially needed. Also required is a sitter for the Arts Centre, to handle public enquiries and welcome visitors. Please call 885-5881 for further information.  Easter Egg Hunt Sunday, April 19, noon to 2 pm, Holland Park, Gibsons. Sponsored by Gibsons Landing Theatre Project Society. Everyone Welcome.  The Sunshine Coast Cancer Society's monthly meeting will be held in the Board  Room of the Regional Board Offices on Monday, April 13,1987 at 1 pm. All very  welcome.  Harmony Hali Dance April 25 at 8 pm. Wear your Easter Bonnet or tie. For tickets  call 886-7605, 886-8734 or 886-9058.  University Women's Club of the Sunshine Coast general meeting Tuesday, April  14 at 7:30 pm. Roberts Creek School. Prospective members please call  886-3723.  Sunshine Coast Peace Committee will meet on Mon., Apr. 13, 7:30 pm at Roberts  Creek School Library. Colonel Norman Hoy (RCAF retired) and Commander Roger  Sweeney (RCN retired) from Veterans Against Nuclear Arms, will explain why  Canada should avoid nuclear weapons. Ail are welcome.  i0^ifeiiS:-9^^  Arizona Ruby  GRAPEFRUIT 4/.99  California, Large Size  LEMONS 5/. 99  B.C. Grown  ANJOU PEARS  *-f  Washington Grown  ASPARAGUS.89  California Grown  RROCCOLI .69  Uncle Ben's StuffhSuch .      - ^  stuffing    i70am 1.19  3 Varieties  Uncle Ben's Long Grain & Wild  ricei70gm 1.39  Del Monte - Assorted Varieties  fruit juice     9/77    250 ml CI mil  E.D. 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Alphagetti  .-^,.87  Shopper's Choice  spaghetti _  SaUCe 750ml  I HV<  Pazzullo  PaStaS SOOgm 1  Day by Pay, Item by Item, We dp more JFoi* you  C Vnvktp  Deli and Health  JfoofcS  Fresh  PASTA  886-2936  MARY'S  VARIETY  OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK  Special  DINAWARE baking dishes  Safe in  ��� microwave ��� freezer  ��� dishwasher ��� oven  Gibsons Landing, next to the Shell Station  886-8077  THRIFTY'S  OPEN 10-4, TUES.-SAT.  FOOD BANK  April 22  1-3 pm  upstairs above  Ken's Lucky Dollar  Show Piece  GaSJery  INext to  Ithe Gibsons  Wish Market  ART SUPPLIES  Brushes ��� Paper  ��� Paints  ��� Palette Knives  ��� Fixatives  ��� etc.  280 Gower Pt. Rd., Gibsons  1 886-9213 1 Coast News, April 13,1987  13.  Better Buy  margarine 454 gm  Palm  sour  cream 500am 1  .47  .49   **mmm*mm*m  FROZEN  Corn, Peas or Mixed Veggies    _  Delnor       ^,,2.15  Save $1.10  Minute Maid  fruit  punch sssmi .79  itiiriPftv  Weston's Home Made Style  bread 57ogm 1  Weston's Hot Cross  buns  ...8's  1.59  Fresh Canada "UT" Grade  ROASTING  CHICKENS  1  Canada Grade A Beef  INSIDE ROUND  ROASTS  Canada Grade A  SMOKED PORK  PICNICS  (Whole or Shank Portion)  SMI?-  wpm  ��-<������ >���<.--.'  >i  '^���ia  .99  Burns Catch-Weight  BACON  Random Weights  Have a very enjoyable  C^a&ter    lA/eeh-C^na^  From The Meat Dept. Staff  Lance, John, Mary, Dale  -^JjSf  Your purchase of  KEN'S SPECIAL BLEND COFFEE  entitles you to an entry in the draw  for this  MELITTA  AROMA ��� PLUS  6 CUP  AUTOMATIC  COFFEE MAKER  draw takes place April 20,  winners will be notified  by phone -  ���-Clip & Save ���   Our Monday  COUPON for you  TO READ  00 OFF  ANY PURCHASE OF YOUR CHOICE  (Excluding tobacco products)  ON *  DPtfs  0WV<,      MONDAY, APRIL 13th  AND MONDAY, APRIL 20  MINIMUM ORDER OF $10.00  ONE COUPON PER FAMILY  in providing; Quality, it Friendly Service  886-7744  Good selection of  Children's Books  for EASTER  OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK  Corner School Rd. & Cower Pt. Rds.  Upstairs  "^^  Kitchen or  Bathroom  Faucets not  Working?  CALL US  serving tha Sunshine Coast  Seaside Plumbing m.  1-7017  WHAT COULD BE MORE  Eastery than a chicken? Perhaps a bunny she muttered to herself with  a touch of black humour. Either would be delicious cooked in the  following way...  SPRING CHICKEN  1 chicken cut in serving portions  salt and pepper  2 tablespoons unsaited butter  Vz cup chopped green onions  1 cup chopped mushrooms  1 teaspoon flour  1 cup chicken stock  1-1" sprig fresh rosemary or  Vz teaspoon ground  2 egg yolks  lie  *e pleaded  Lyour wife  will be p\  to  wear an  y C^adter endemble  7    f  >/     from  ^an you  \m�� I r  QUALITY Fashions  Fabrics  Yarns  WE HAVE GIFT CERTIFICATES  OPEN   SUNDAYS, 11-4 pm  FRIDAYS 'til 7 pm  Gibsons Landing   886-2470  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  Fresh & Live Seafood  Open 11-11 Daily  886-2334  GTbsons Landing,  across from Dockside Pharmacy  Va cup cream  Vz teaspoon chopped fresh  tarragon or 'A teaspoon ground  1 cup rice  2 cups chicken stock  1 tablespoon butter  1 tablespoon chopped onion  2 tablespoons chopped green  pepper  Vt cup chopped ham  chopped chicken liver  Vt cup grated parmesan  1. Season chicken with salt and pepper. Melt butter in a dutch oven  and saute chicken until brown.  2. Add green onions, mushrooms and flour, stir in and cook a further  five minutes.  3. Add chicken stock and rosemary. Stir in well. Cover and simmer for  45 minutes.  4. Remove chicken. Place on serving dish and keep warm. Thicken the  chicken stock by beating in 2 egg yolks, cream and tarragon. Stir  continuously.  5. Cook 1 cup rice in 2 cups chicken stock using usual method.  6. Saute onion, green pepper, ham, chicken liver in butter, 5-8  minutes. Add to cooked rice.  7. Place rice around edge of serving dish on which chicken is arranged. Pour sauce over top. Sprinkle with parmesan cheese. Bake at  350��F for 15 minutes and serve immediately.  Why not make a Pavlova for dessert? After all, you've got two redundant egg whites!  Happy Easter. NEST LEWIS  ��*fe' ���>?  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Gertrude Story's Stories  Story teller Gertrude Story  performed for children at the  Arts   Centre   in   Sechelt   last  month.  7:30 P.M.  Elphie, The First 35 Years  From the broadcasting  students at Elphinstone, a video  documentary on the history of  our highschool.  8:00 P.M.  Education (Past, Present,  and Future)  Superintendent Art Holmes  joins Frances Fleming, Amanda  Stubley and other invited guests  to discuss education in the past,  present and future.  8:30 P.M.  Sunshine Coast Spinners  And Weavers Guild  MounTain  IKES  Norco's Adult "Mountaineer" 12 speed  Hi-tensile frame, forks, Bullmoose handlebars, anotomic mtn.  saddle, cantilever brakes, light alloy brake levers.  Men's 19", 21" 23" Women's 18" 20" frames  SALE $239"  . JJ  Nishiki 18 speed "Expedition  Spinner Hi-tensile UniCrown fork, Shimano changers, Chang  light alloy cantilever brakes.  Men's 19" 21" 23" frame  SALE$275"  _��?  Nishiki 18 speed "Carrera  Full Chromely frame & forks, high quality components.  Women's 21" frame.  SALE  439  99  ���Accessories  Bike Guard I lock  Mtn. bike frame pump  Water bottle & cage  Foot Pump  Cat eye cycle computer  $15  $-j-j99  $099  $-799  539"  MOLTVTAES BIKE RIDES  #*?  TRAIL BAY  by Peter Trower  Grainger, an upwardly-  mobile type who went on to  become Chief Forester of B.C.,  was hardly a typical logger. The  majority of the men who worked the woods were rough and  ready boomers with little or no  schooling. They relied on native  savvy and muscle, rather than  erudition. But they numbered  some extraordinary characters.  There were men like Bull  Sling Bill who started driving  teams in the Michigan woods at  14, worked his way up to  foreman on the west coast and  died as a bullcook in Queen  Charlotte City. There was Saul  Reamey who drove both oxen  and horses for the Hastings  Company until the Burrard  Peninsula was logged off and  ended up running a steam-pot  show on Thurlow Island. And  there was Bull Skinner Barbick  who drove oxen down the skid-  road that is now Oak Street and  graduated to running a booming grounds for the old Bloedel,  Stewart and Welch Company at  Myrtle Point.  (Most of these colourful  characters were dead long  before I ever worked the woods  but in the mid-70's, fellow logging writer, David Day and  myself tracked down an actual  survivor of the early camps. His  name was George McGinnis  and he was 100 years old.  McGinnis, still quite coherent,  was like a window on the brawling past.)  George McGinnis was born  April 1875 on Prince Edward  Island and did his first logging  in the Maine pine camps at 19.  Gradually, he worked his way  west, reaching the Puget Sound  timber country in 1902.  "First job I had was sniping  logs on a ground-lead show. I  was a pretty good axeman.  They didn't have any spartrees  back then, just one-drum spool  donkeys and line horses. Lots of  hangups. What was the camp  like? Well, the grub was okay  but they had these two-man  bunks. You had to share with  another guy. That wasn't so  hot." %  McGinnis worked the^  Washington woods for five;  years. In that time he rose  through the ranks from sniper  to hooktender (the top position  on a yarding crew). "They was  just starting to think about  using double-drum donkeys and  doing away with the line horses.  The camps around Puget  Sound, they were okay, pretty  progressive, any new equipment, they always had it first."  In 1906, McGinnis came  north to B.C. His first job was  in Lynn Valley on the North  Shore. "The Hastings Shingle  Company had a flume that ran  several miles up the mountain.  They were taking cedar from an  old burn. Huge, dead trees with  no bark on them but sound as a  dollar."  At the North Shore camp,  McGinnis sustained the only  near-serious injury of his long  career. "The axe slipped and I  damn near cut my foot off.  Bled like a stuck pig till they got  a tourniquet on me. Couple of  the fellers took me across on the  ferry to the Vancouver hospital  and they patched me up okay.  Only time I ever got hurt in the  bush. Guess I was lucky."  (We ask McGinnis about  Rough House Pete Olesen, the  legendary brawler, and other  famous characters. He had logged and caroused with most of  them.)  "Sure, I knew Rough House  Pete well. He was an American,  not a bad looking guy, around  five ten, 180 pounds, strong as a  bull and twice as ignorant. He  wasn't near as tough as he  thought he was. I knew at least  10 men who could take him in a  fair fight. His favourite stunt  was to get a bunch of guys  together and raise hell in the  bars and whore houses. Wasn't  much of a logger. Not too much  good you could say about him.  "Eight Day Wilson, the  short-stake artist? Well, he was  a different sort of man altogether. Real nice feller and a  good worker too. Pulled rigging  Trail Ave, * Cowrie :$EGHELT78B5-.25rt2  Roberts Creek  Branch  219  [Wi LEGION  "The Little legion"  DINNERS BY MAMIE  Every Friday, 5-7 pm  $3.00  Fri & Sat Apr. 24 & 25  SLIM & THE PICKUPS  Members & Guests welcome  for me several times. Course, he  never stuck in one place very  long but he got logs in while he  was there and that's what  counted. Wilson must have  gone through several hundred  camps in his time but he never  had no trouble getting a hiring-  slip.  "One of the toughest, loggers  I ever knew was Johnny-on-the-  Spot. Hell of a fine man too but  you wanted to stay clear of him  when he got liquored-up. Didn't  take much of an excuse for him  to start swinging. I saw him take  a Swede faller twice his size, one  time. Johnny was one guy that  Rough House Pete stayed the  hell away from."  McGinnis was a bit unclear  on how many camps he actually  worked during his long woods  career but he allowed there were  a lot of them on Vancouver  Island and the Mainland.  "Never did work in the Charlottes. Heard things were pretty  rough up there."  George McGinnis' woods  career spanned over 50 years.  He was also one of the first and  least-known logger poets (our  main reason for seeking him out  in the first place). These excerpted verses describe a stakey crew  heading for a well-earned Vancouver blowout in 1908.  We were sixty men with a six  month's stake  Waiting the Comox and bound  for town  Six months on an island in  Powell Lake  All fit as a fiddle and  weathered and brown.  Six months of wearisome ten-  hour days  and a straw-lined bunk when  the day was done  With Sundays to sit on the  float and gaze  At the stump-clad hillside and  dream of fun  We're docked and the gang  plank's over the side  And sounds to the tramp of our  eager feet  Now freed from the hampering  wind and tide  We're crossing the tracks to  Can-all Street.  To Carroll Street and a welcoming hand  From the man at the bar and  from friends we know  At the Boulder, Bodega, the  Europe or Grand  All of us in with stakes to blow.  We're scattering now (we're a  group no more)  Each seeking the dream he has  nursed so long  The wine is at hand and we've  known of yore  That it widens the choice of the  women and song.  George McGinnis.  KARAT GOLD  LOW PRICES  MURDOCH'S JEWELRY  at  Mar Lee Fashions (Cedar Plaza, Gibsons)  every Saturday 1-5 pm  ��� full line of gold nugget jewelry available  ��� custom order rings  irrrwi ^-n�����~~���������*����������v4����ii8  '____'  i  EVEN IF you're on file from previous years,  we would like to update our current 87/88  season file.  Phone 886-7811 for appointment.  The Coast News  welcomes B & D Sports  as the new  Friendly People Place  in Sunnycrest Mall.  Drop off your classified ads 'til noon Saturdays.  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons  886-4635 Booking in  Coast News, April 13,1987  15.  One of the highlights of the Sunshine Coast Music Festival  Honours Concert on Friday night was the recorder performance of  Jason Baggio, winner of the Instrumental Solo Award and Trophy.  ���Fran Burnside photo  Rhythms of Life  A significant time  by Penny Fuller  Astrologers use the circles  scribed by celestial bodies as an  indication of the cycles on  earth. They make maps called  natal charts and put a little arrow on them saying "You are  here". An astrological chart can  be done for everything and  anything, people, animals,  questions, gardens, nations and  yes, the world.  Somewhere back in the annals of time, astrologers got  enough perspective on the  whole situation to fix earth's  position in the macrocosmic cycle.  .Thus, the development of  humankind was divided into the  earth's passage through ages  ruled by signs of Tthe zodiac,  passing from the Age of  Taurus, through the Age of  Aries, now leaving the Age of  Pisces and moving into the Age  of Aquarius. Some of you  reading this will know a little  about astrology and probably  be puzzled that we seem to be  going backwards through the  signs, clockwise rather than  counter-clockwise. There are  reasons for that which are too  complex to go into here. Just  accept it for now.  It takes us approximately  25,920 years to pass through the  entire 12 ages of man and complete a zodiacal cycle.  Each age takes about 2160  years. In the year 1 AD we  entered the Age of Pisces,  beginning a whole new cycle  through the zodiac.  This has been the age of  religious development for the  earth. Jesus was born around 3  or 4 BC. He was preceeded by  Confuscious and Buddha by  about 500 years and followed by  Mohammed 600 years later.  Now that may seem like a long  span of time but relative to  26,000 years, the great spiritual  leaders of our time can be said  to have all appeared at about  the same time.  During the past 1986 years,  we have been deeply involved in  our search for God. Now as we  approach the dawn of a new  age, the Aquarian Age, much of  what we've learned about "God  energy" is being directed  towards the rest of humanity.  Rather than climbing mountains in Tibet and meditating or  joining a monastery and renouncing the world, people are  choosing to serve humankind.  The Live-Aid concerts,  Mother Theresa's work and  many other endeavours reflect a  growing social conscience.  Aquarius is the sign of  humanitarianism. It is also the  GIBSONS  LEGION  'Branch #109  Closed Good Friday  Sat., Apr. 18  KNOTT BROS.  April 21  General Meeting  sign which is sometimes accused  of   being   coldly   intellectual.  Those of us who have the  privilege of living at this time  which bridges the Age of Pisces  and the Age of Aquarius have  the opportunity of making a  significant difference in the  evolution of humankind. Much  of what is being initiated now  will grow throughout the next  2160 years.  Choose your leaders and  social causes well. We are all in  the process of building the  molds for our species' evolution  and none of us is insignificant.  It is doubtful that any of the  early disciples of the great  masters were cognizant of the  fact that they would shape future generations. Nonetheless,  the society that we now find  ourselves in is a reflection of  those people's strengths and  weaknesses.  If you believe in reincarnation, you have added incentive  for helping to build a "new improved world". There's just a  chance that you're wrong and  you will be making a return  visit.  On the other hand, if you  believe we only get one shot at  doing it right, you might want  to consider how you'd like your  life to read in the history computers of the future.  by Montague Royal  There have been many books  written on the history of traditional blues and just as many or  more, on the history of rock  and roll. But rhythm and blues,  the musical form that bridges  these two idioms, has been  relatively neglected. This situation has now been remedied  with the publication of Honkers  and Shouters (Macmillan) written by Arnold Shaw, a record  producer who saw much of the  action first hand. The book is  an exhaustively detailed and  fascinating study of the men  and women (many of them all  but forgotten) who gave the  blues a new lease on life.  Shaw gives a brief necessary  nod to the origins of the idiom.  The opening chapters deal with  the evolution of blues from field  shouts and chain-gang chants to  the first heyday of the recorded  form in the 20's that brought to  fame such legendary figures as  Ma Rainey, Louis Armstrong  and Bessie Smith. Shaw summarizes this germinal period  succinctly and moves quickly  through the well-travelled  ground of the 30's when the  blues were totally over shadowed by the emergence of the big  swing bands.  When he reaches the period  he calls 'The Golden Years of  Rhythm and Blues' (roughly  1946-60), Shaw slows down and  spreads out, applying his  awesome expertise to examine  the era in zoom-camera detail.  Obscure singers and musicians  who made important contributions to the genre are given  equal billing with more famous  names.  The situation in the music  business following World War  II, was, to say the least, confused. Racial prejudice was still in  full force and white singers  mooing saccharine ballads,  dominated the Hit Parade. The  only black singers to achieve  any sort of popular acceptance  were such white sounding  groups as the Mills Brothers and  the Ink Spots and singer/saxophonist Louis Jordan, who  had a much blacker sound, but  livened it with humour to slip  through the racial curtain.  In the ghettos of Chicago,  Los Angeles, Detroit and other  cities, however, there was musical ferment. Swing was mutating into the pell-mell stridencies  of be-bop and the blues, with  the addition of electric guitars  and saxophones, which were  also being transformed into a  tougher, more urgent form.  The new blues were purveyed  by such well known practitioners as Muddy Waters,  Howling Wolf and Willy Dixon,   along  with   other   hard-  driving performers such as  Wynonie Harris, Bull Moose  Jackson and Tiny Bradshaw,  now almost forgotten. Veteran  Kansas Gty blues belter, Joe  Turner, who had pioneered a  more spirited version of the  idiom in the 30' s, surged back  to popularity. The new blues  made no concessions to white  tastes. They were unabashedly  black and raunchy.  Initially, the big record companies would have no part of  this musical upstart. As a result,  a host of small independent  labels mushroomed into being.  They had names like King,  Modern, Arhoolie and Chess,  and they catered to a largely  black audience. But they soon  began to attract white record  buyers also. Shaw credits  Frankie Laine as being the first  white singer to derive his style  directly from black rhythm and  blues. Laine was the precursor  of many others - Johnny Ray,  Kay Starr, Elvis Presley, the  Rolling Stones, the Beatles and  the thousands of other black influenced white singers who were  to follow them.  But white rock and roll could  never have existed without  black rhythm and blues and it is  the story of the birth and  development of this vital form  that Shaw has chosen to document. The book is lively and  well written; featuring revealing  interviews with B.B. King,  Jackie Wilson, Ruth Brown and  many others who helped shape  the idiom. Honkers and  Shouters is obviously a labour  of love.  Sold out  Anton Kuerti's concert at the  Twilight Theatre April 19 has  sold out. Standby orders are being accepted, however, and we  are hoping Mr. Kuerti may permit some seating on the stage.  Please phone 886-2513 if you  would like to be on the standby  list.  ^_. h*<V  ����SW*-  Bunnies     Eggs  tnci ��  EASTEH  BASKETS  MADE-TO-ORDER  $fec'J  DELIVERY  EASTER SUNDAY  TO THE HOSPITAL  $6.00  JLiqueur cLggi  B-52's  Grand Marnier  Kahlua  Bailey's Irish  Creme  Candies   Banana Liqueur  LrXCL 4,  "Bon _3  0/2-.  Sears Bldg.7  Cowrie St., Sechelt  885-2687  ]n^iPji@inan@a^iMU��  C\  $  \\S  .���^  <^��  BGreVtin9��  - j_.       to all our  Customers  1     & Friends  *WA  w*~i  ��� ���.,  PRONTO'S  Cedar Plaza, Hwy 101, Gibsons  STEAK  PIZZA  SPAGHETTI  886-8138  Thursday...  ...til 10 pm  male waiters  Door prizes  Surprises  CABARET  Beat the Clock  EVERY WEDNESDAY  \Nev*'  -*<>_!'cv*  locate  RED HOT CHAD  >|o^  ���*Y^e>rec<  *5  Your guide to  the finest in  area dining  DINING GUIDE  A listing of  restaurants  and pubs  We've both come home from a tough day at work, and my  wife takes one look at the kitchen, turns to me and coyly suggests  dining out tonight. I'm not too receptive until she mentions the  Mariner's Restaurant.  Offering nearly every seat in the house a view of one of the  greatest little harbours on the West Coast, this location has been a  favourite of mine over the years. I've eaten there when it was the  Gypsy, the Jokers, and Fitzgerald's. Before my time, it was  orgirally the Dogwood Cafe.  The interior has finally been insulated and finished and is now  roomy but cozy. When we arrive, we're met with the quiet buzz of  intimate conversations. Most of the tables are already taken and I'  realize we're lucky to be seated without reservations. Since  becoming the Mariner's Restaurant under the management of  chef Laurie Perkins last fall, the place has certainly become very  popular.  The house specializes in seafood which it buys fresh daily from  the Gibsons wharf, and is backed up with chicken and steak entrees.  After consultation with our deHghtfully competent waitress, I  decided on the filet mignon with grilled prawns ($16.95) and my  partner chose the fresh steamed prawns ($12.95).  The choice was not easy. Included in the offerings that night  were fresh steamed crab, deep fried prawns, New York or sirloin  steak, and breast of chicken stuffed with crab, ham, and smoked  gruyere cheese. Entree prices ranged from $10.95 to $16.95.  For a beverage, we both chose a Swan, that great tasting de-  alcholized beer from 'down under'. Cocktails are also available,  plus a well chosen selection of wine and beer.  Dinner included a trip to the salad bar, which we both took full  advantage of.  Chef Laurie Perkins is to be given the highest marks for the appearance of his dishes. My steak and prawns were beautifully  nested among white and wild rice, vegetables, a baked potato,  and a selection of fresh fruit. Not surprisingly, it all tasted as good  a? it looked.  My partner's steamed prawns, also attractively presented, were  delivered with lots of hot butter and a finger bowl.  For dessert we both passed up a choice of torte and Black  Forest cake for a delicious cheese cake.  We lingered over coffee and finally left feeling very relaxed and  pleased with the world. I must suggest dinner at the Mariner's  more often.  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  -S24. 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 Iamb, 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, pyrogies 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 S25-S30. 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.  Bonniebrook Lodge- Enjoy relaxed  and intimate dining in this historic seaside  lodge. The views are spectacular, the continental cuisine (Swiss cheO 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 til! 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 S3.75 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 to  eludes 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.  Average meal prices quoted  do not include liquor  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 prri,  Mon-Thur; 11 am -10 pm, Fri-Sat; noon-  - 9 pm, Sun. Home delivery within 5 miles':  of store after 4 p.m. J > 16  Coast News, April 13,1987  It was great weather for the recent Rick Hansen Golf Tour-  * nament. ���Chris Staples photo  Strikes & Spares  ��     The YBC Leagues finished  * their playoffs last week and the  -' winners are: for the PeeWees,  - Chris Voll, Bethany Oakes,  ^ Ryan Service and Erica  I Crawford; for the Bantams,  : Janiell McHeffey, Janine Fer-  I riera, Tammy Baba, Jodi  ; McLellan and Tammy Koch;  ; for the Juniors,  Neil  Clark,  * Stanley Jones and Jason Peers.  In the Classic League  ; Cauleen McCuaig rolled nine  ' strikes in a row for a 385 single  * and a four game total of 1066,  - Gwen Edmonds a 348 single  ���f and a 90S total and Don Slack a  7 323 single and a 1036 total.  t Irene Rottluff rolled a 320  1 single and a 756 triple in the  i Tues. Coffee League and in the  t Gibsons 'A' League Kathy  i Clark rolled a 348 single and a  ; 784 triple.  In   the  Wednesday  Coffee  < League Dot Hanson rolled a  I 303 single and a 719 triple.  ;;    Mavis Wilson had the last 300  * game of the week with a 300  h even and a 648 triple in the  ' Night Owl League.  n    Other high totals:  r CLASSIC:  SLOUGH-OFFS:  Lynda CHsen  299-603  Laurie Oayards  270-690  BALL _ CHAIN:  Gloria Tourigny  268-644  Dorothy Robinson  276-657  Sue Whiting  246-717  Trevor Anderson  246-658  Gary Tourigny  281-653  PHUNTASTIQUE:  Leslie Fraser  290-653  Mavis Stanley  244675  Hud Skytte  250-678  Joe McCluskie  251-668  RobBott  264-687  NIGHT OWLS:  Karen Hendricks  240-627  BUI Price  212-618  SECHELT G.A.'s:  Mary MacLeod  195-549  Hazel Jamieson  209-584  Merle Hately  270-702  Larry Chapman  201-529  Len Hornett  236-634  Minor  Hockey  '���      Ron Acheson  276-875  r      Bernie Lindsay  296-900  [ TUESDAY COFFEE  r      Mamie Baba  251-675  '      Sue Whiting  287-718  �� SWINGERS:  >>      Ena Armstrong  217-582  ;      BeUeWibon  241-596  '      Len Hornett  216-603  ���GIBSONS 'A':  'f      Barb Christie  233-636  Pete Cavalier  268-665  ��      Tim Enger  254-4579  \      Freeman Reynolds  253-704  ��� WED. COFFEE:  *      Willie Buckmaster  273446  [T     Vkld Wright  245-658  Edna Betterive  257-669  The final week of minor  hockey featured some very exciting playoff action.  In Pup play, the Diggers  beached the Dolphins with a 9-4  win. Jesse Smith had 5 goals,  Buddy Peers a pair, and solos to  Chris Hahn and Jordyn  Radymski. Tyler Francis scored  2, Raymond Blake and Tyler  Gray had singles in the loss. In  the final playoff, the Kinucks  fought to a 3-1 win over Legion  107. Scorers were Alex  Hamilton, Matt McConnell,  Ben Tripp, and Mark McQuit-  ty-  In Atom action, the Lions  advanced to the championship  game with wins over the Stars  and Wings who tied in their  playoff contest.  THANK YOU  The Sunshine Coast Boxing Association  thanks the following firm for making our April 4  event a great success:  GIBSONS  Andy's Restaurant  B&D Sports  Nick's Shell  Quality Farms  Irwin Motel  Sunshine Grocers  Pronto's Restaurant  Kelly's Lawn Mower Sales  The Alternative  Jamieson Auto  Rent-A-Wreck  Fleetline Parts  Rezan Holdings  Dockside Pharmacy  Wal-Van Auto Repairs  Cedars Pub  J's Unisex  Dale's Auto Clinic  Good Times Are Hair  Skookum Auto  Squamish Freightways  (David Flumerfelt)  Jade Palace  Omega Restaurant  |l^ Richard's Men's Wear  Landing Home Hardware  Elson Glass  Gramma's Pub  Carmdon Enterprises  Gibsons Legion  Kern's Furnishings  Pomfret Construction  Seamount Carwash  Seabird Rentals  WINNERS OF $250 DOOR PRIZE  Spence Anderson  Dave Harmon  SPECIAL  ITHANKS  to Andy's  Restaurant  and to all  he  volunteers  involved.  Thanks  to Ron Baba  and the  Curling Rink  for a wonderful  meal.  Dr. John Hourigan  Sunshine Lodge  Sunnycrest Motel  U-haul  Gibsons Swimming Pool  Uptown Motel  Sunshine Kitchens  Town of Gibsons  Gibsons Building Supplies  Coast News  Bonniebrook Industries  Ken's Lucky Dollar  Ken-Mac Auto  Peninsula Motor Inn  Gibsons Ready Mix  Bonniebrook Lodge  Party Shop  Restorex  Howe Sound Pharmacy  ROBERTS CREEK  Sunshine Coast Golf Course  Magus Kennels  D&B Excavating  Fitness Workout with Ricki  Mountain FM Radio  SECHELT  Vagabond Travel  Sechelt Indian Band  Sunshine Motors  Sechelt Barber Shop  The Press  Allen Surveyors  Trail Bay Sports  Bumper to Bumper  The Wakefield Inn  Sechelt Family Mart  Coast News  S.G; Golf arid Country Glub  en retain Gleneagles Cup  by Bill KcKinnon  The Sunshine Coast Mens  Club retained the Gleneagles  Sunshine Coast Interclub Golf  Men's Tournament Trophy.  Gleneagles' Laurie Milligan had  low gross with a par 68 and Lyle  Dick low net for the guests. For  the winning host club, Brian  Leckie had low gross with a 72  and Roy Scarr low net with 62.  The Mixed Twilight season  commenced with a scramble  won by the foursome of Vi Gibbons, Marg Arbuckle, Dick  Thomson and Bob Knight with  a net 19 followed in second  place by Lee Redman, Louise  Dorais, Bill McKinnon and  Tom Milsted with 21. The team  of Lynn Wilson, Nan Mac-  Farlane, Walt Faulafer and  Wilf Nestman had Low Putts  with 11.  The Ladies "Nine Holers"  played an "Irons Only" round  won by Nan MacFarlane with  Hazel Earle second. Tied for  Low Putts were Lee Redman  and Hazel Earle.  The "Eighteen Hole" Ladies  competed in a "Don't Count  Putts" event with the following  results: first flight winner; Pat  Vaughn net 30, tied for second  Vi Gibbons and Helen Milbura  with 33. Second flight winner;  Greta Pattft^on net 27, second  Peg Dorais with 31 and third  Jaye Townsend with net 36. In  the "Two Ball Best Ball" event  Mary Horn, Lil Fraser, Marion  Reeves and Judy Frampton  qualified for a Two Ball Best  Ball Tournament to be held at  Seymour Golf Club.  Twenty-three players turned  out for the season opening  Men's Wednesday Twilight.  Martin Henry recorded the low  with a 42 and Freeman  Reynolds low net 39.  In Senior Men's play 82 participated in a best 4 of 5 team  net. The fivesome of Al Dean,  Tom Held, Jack Milburn, Jack  White and Harold Little were  first with 128 followed in second by Roy Taylor, Norm  Constantine, Al White, Doug  Gillett and Bert Scott with  134'/i. Al Dean had a low gross  of 33 and Norm Constantine  was closest to the pin.  A Tom Watson film on rules  will be presented by Donna  Thompson, Rules Chairman,  .CLGA District Two, at the  clubhouse on Wednesday, April  22 at 11 am. All members are  welcome.  WW&M:&&lES  Tues. Apr 14  0500        14.0  1145 3.5  1820        14.0  2355        ��� 8.6  Wed. 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Presently in Grade 10 at  Chatelech Secondary, Kevin  played most of his minor  hockey in Sechelt, usually under  the coaching tutelage of Dr.  Eric Paetkau. Playing this year  for West Vancouver in the Bantam Rep AA division. Kevin  had a fine season with 70 goals  and 40 assists in 32 games.  Tryouts for the two 'Best  Ever Under 17' teams are by invitation only, and were held in  Richmond with some of the best  88 Bantam players in the Lower  Mainland competing for 40  slots. Kevin, who plays centre,  was chosen to play for the Red  Team.  Junior  Junior  GOLF  LESSONS  Lifter excels  Competing in the '148  pounds and under' category in  the Canadian Power Lifting  Championships in Victoria last  weekend, Danny Paul of  Sechelt did some of his 'personal best' work and racked up  the points to place fourth in his  division.  Paul, who trains out of the  SEJ Fitness Centre under coach  Tracy Joe, did squats bearing  305 pounds, managed the bench  press with 170 pounds, and  heaved 370 pounds in the dead  lift.  The SUNSHINE COAST GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB will be  taking aplications from parents of kids ages 6-9 for Jr. Jr. Golf  lessons. Coast will be $8 for 5 weeks. Lessons to commence  on April 21 and run every Tuesday from 5:30 - 6:15 pm, clubs  supplied.  For more information and registration phone 885-9212  885-9906.Limited space available.  or  Our reliable multi-purpose  transmission, differential and  hydraulic fluid. Now specially  reformulated with an outstanding  anti-wear additives.  UMTOL  A popular, hard-working, high  performance grease. Superior film  strength, excellent sealing properties  and rust protection.  3ESSOIUBE HDX PLUS  Our performance proven  gasoline engine crankcase oil.  Recommended for use in most gasoline  and light duty diesel engines. 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The Creek gave Wakefield a  run for it and took it to the fifth  and final playoff game to decide  the champs.  Trophies were awarded to the  following:  '86-'87 playoff champs:  Wakefield, first place team  Wakefield, best goaltender  Wakefield, Danny Hemstalk,  leagues leading scorer, Roberts  Creek, Rick Sach, most sportsmanlike   player,   Buccaneer,  Glen Dubois.  Special thanks to the following sponsors:  Wakefield Inn, Gilligans Pub,  Buccaneer Marina, Sechelt Indian Band, Elphie Rec. And  thanks to all referees, timekeepers and anyone else who I  may have forgotten. A special  thanks to my wife who lived at  that arena.  Pender golf welcomes seniors  \ Jim Buntain has organized a  (Men's Seniors Day. It will be  ���every Tuesday and all male  jgolfers over 55 are welcome.  I We felt there was a good turn  | out, the first day, April 7, with  ;23 golfers taking part, including  [some from the Sunshine Coast  >Golf Club. We were so pleased  to see the latter come and join  us and hope they will continue  to do so. There were four men  tied for first place (low gross);  Ted Tabrindt, Murrell Smith,  John Petula and Jim Buntain.  There were two who tied for  low net, Al Solomon and Jim  Buntain. Closest to the pin on  no 3 was Ted Dabrindt. Congratulations guys!  The ladies had their big event,  their Spring Luncheon, complete with the general meeting  and an unfashion show!  Twenty-two golfers took part in  the Two Ball, Best Ball competi  tion. It was a shot-gun-start (all  starting at 8:30 from the various  tees). We didn't have a shot-gun  ladies - sorry about that! Including the golfers there were 46  attending the luncheon. We  - Were all delighted'with the turnout.  Mary Walker and her staff  including Vera Love, Vera  Solomon, Peggy Grabenhof  and Florence Burroughs did a  superb job. Louise McKay  made the dessert and everything  was very delicious. Our thanks  to the cooks.  The meeting followed the  luncheon and then Louise  McKay put on her unfashion  show, including Lil Abbott's  poem, John Wulcock (how did  he get in there?!), Marg  Cumbers, Shirley Durnma and  Pat Mitchell. There were a few  prizes given out (lucky  numbers) and the winners for  the golf game were Jessie Rietze  and Verna Belland, who came  first and Helen Crabb, Pat Mitchell and Sage Wright who took  second prize. A really enjoyable*^  day.  BFGoodrich  T s����t��MBe��---_w  SPRING SALE  Economy Specials  TWIN STEEL BELT RADIAL  P15580R12  4395  P155 80 R13  4595  P16580R13  4795  P175 80 R13  499S  P185 80R13  5195  P185 75 R 14  5595  P195 75 R14  5795  P205 75R14  5995  P215 75R14  619S  P21575R15  6495  P22575R15  6895  P23575R15  7095  B.F.G. 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It is believed that the damage  resulted during the early morning hours of Sunday, March 22.  On March 28, at approximately 1:30 am, a culprit or  culprits entered the Petro  Canada Gas Station located on  Highway 101 in Gibsons. Entry  to the business was made by  smashing the front door windows with a large rock. Inside  several grocery items were taken  which included sandwiches, assorted cold meats and food  trays.  If you know anything about  this offence, call Crimestoppers  at 886-TIPS that's 886-8477.  You may be eligible for a cash  reward and anonymity is  guaranteed.  by Kent Sheridan  When   the  pulp  has  been  washed, screened and pumped  to a storage tank, the Bleach  Plant   Operator   (B.P.O.),  ��� Chemical Preparation Operator  ' (C.P.O.) and Bleach 2nd Helper  assume responsibility for the  next   process   stage   at   Port  Mellon.  The Bleach Plant's function  .' in the pulping process, which is  essentially an extension of the  cooking process, is to whiten  and brighten the pulp to mill  standards   and   customer   requirements.  The chemical treatment of  pulp is expensive but necessary  to gently remove the last remnants of lignim (pitch) and  resins without destroying the  pulp fibre.  The plant consists of a series  of towers through which the  Bleach Plant Operator pumps  screened pulp at a controlled  consistency and temperature  and is soaked in a succesion of  five bleaching stages in the  towers.  After each soak stage the  pulp is rinsed on a washer  (operating on the same principles described in the previous  article on Washers and Screens)  before continuing on to the next  tower for chemical treatment,  which progressively purifies and  brightens the pulp.  The main chemicals used in  the Bleach Plant are: chlorine,  which softens the pulp fibres  making them more soluble;  caustic soda, which gently  dissolves the pitch and resins  that envelop the fibre, and  chlorine dioxide, a commercial  bleaching agent that is capable  of obtaining the desired  brightness of the pulp with little  or no damage to the fibre.  The responsibility of the  Chemical Preparation Operator  is to carefully control the mixing  At Gibsons Council  Garbage, history and Benny  ���/  The Town of Gibsons garbage contract, children playing  in tennis courts, the Sunshine  Coast Maritime Historical  Society's Discovery Project,  and a petition by Benoit LePage  were items discussed at the Gibsons Council meeting April 7.  A contender for the Gibsons  garbage collection contract, Mr.  Kelly, appeared before council  regarding his bid. A Mr.  Boulderson, who accompanied  and spoke for Mr. Kelly, stated  he had obtained a small packer  and had made a deposit on  another, its purchase subject to  winning the contract.  '~J"'��� Alderman Maxwell moved to  q accept his bid, which was lowest  " amongst contenders. Mayor  Strom reminded the council  that reliability, equipment, and  the best service for Gibsons  residents should be considered  before cost, adding that there  was a difference of only $4700  between the two bidders. She  opposed the motion to accept,  but council voted in favour.  Two concerned mothers  wrote letters to council over a  resident who has been routinely  harassing children playing in the  tennis courts at Dougal Park.  The women pointed out that the  children use the area in winter,  often in the rain, and are certainly not interfering with  anyone playing tennis.  Council recommended that a  "Tennis Only" sign, which may  be confusing the issue be removed. Alderman Dixon made a  motion that the Sergeant of the  Gibsons detachment be asked to  speak to the zealous citizen.  Joe Belanger, representing  the newly formed Sunshine  Coast Maritime Historical  Society, approached the 'council for sponsorship of the  Discovery Project.  Mayor Strom stated that  although the Town of Gibsons  was enthusiastic about the project, and could give encouragement, there were no tax dollars  available for financial support.  It was suggested that federal  and provincial avenues be explored.  Alderman Maxwell recommended referring the matter to  the Tourism sub-Committee of  the Economic Development  Commission.  A minor disturbance was  caused at the meeting by Benoit  LePage who presented a petition entitled 'AVIM Scandal',  regarding a trip by council  members to the Association of  Vancouver Island Municipalities convention held in Duncan  March 20.  He accused Municipal Clerk  Lorraine Goddard of demanding policical favours by requesting a delay in the 1 pm sailing from Horseshoe Bay to  Nanaimo, in order to make a  connection from the Langdale  ferry. This service is usually  reserved for emergencies.  Mr. LePage was asked to  leave the Council Chamber.  Clerk Goddard later denied she  had even spoken to the Ferry  Corporation, and said she  would be contacting her lawyer  regarding the matter.  In other council business, an  April 19 Easter Egg Hunt in  Holland Park was approved for  the Eileen Glassford Arts Foundation, concern expressed by  the Chamber of Commerce over  the condition of School Road  was referred to Public Works,  and May 22-31 was declared  Fitweek in accordance with  Fitness Canada.  of various chemicals in a steel  lead lined tank, called a  generator, where chlorine dioxide is produced and used by the  B.P.O. in the bleaching process.  The 2nd Helper performs  tests on pulp samples taken  from the various bleach stages  and relays the results to the  Bleach Plant Operator. The  B.P.O., if needed, makes  operational adjustments pertaining to chemical addition,  temperature, consistency and  soaking retention time in the  towers based on this information.  The Helper is also the legman  for the operator, assisting and  doing any work that is required  by the B.P.O. to effectively  keep the operation running  smoothly.  When the pulp goes through  the fifth and final wash stage it  is screened through a series of  centrifugal cleaners. The pulp,  bleached to specifications, is  ready to be formed into the  final product by the crew of the  Machine Room.  WANTED  Used Furniture  and What Have You  AL'S USED  FURNITURE  We'buy Beer Bottles  886-2812  ^���Sg-ROYAL.BANK  '^m Pi-:RSON!AI7iOtiCH  ���� BANKING'  S.C. Business & Professional Women's Club  available for MATURE STUDENT  Send resume to: S.C. 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And their energy saving practicality and attractive  sale price will keep your love growing in the years to come.  #/_____��� ^fa***^^  ________  1***^ w  ���i- 709 Hwy 1Q1   Gibsons  $e$tea*e  There's only one machine  you canbankon in Gibsons.  Ife our new Royal Bank Personal Touch       Drop into the Royal Bank in Gibsons  Banking* machine. And it lets you deposit, today. And well show you how you can  withdraw, transfer money, pay bills and enjoy the convenience of round-the-clock  ?��h access your Visa account 24 hours a banking in the j|S|  ROYAL BAN K  #~ day. 7 days a week. All you need is a days to come.  W*3  CakjuyW    rtOyal JDanK Ulient OarCl. Appointed Official Bank of the XV Olympic Winter Games.  �� �� COA1979   'TM ol Royal Bank ol Canada Coast News, April 13,1987  19.  Canadian Forest Products Ltd.  How* Sound Pulp Division  April 10, 1987  Dear Reader:  Our Howe Sound Pulp Division at Port Mellon has recently applied to the B.C.  Ministry of Environment for an amendment to its existing waste management -  permit. Under this amendment we would concentrate our efforts on the reduction  of odor emissions.  We recognize that environmental protection and air quality are of concern to many  citizens in our neighbor communities. To provide you with an opportunity to  understand our pollution control program at Howe Sound Pulp, we are publishing  this information and are holding a series of Open House sessions.  We sincerely hope this material will give you a better understanding of our  operation. We would like to know what you think about pur program to improve  air quality.  Vours sincerely,  OPEN HOUSES  2:00 to 9:00 p.m.  United Church Hall, Glassford Road  Gibsons Landing  Tuesday, April 21, 1987  Gleneagles Golf Course, 6190 Marine Drive  West Vancouver  Wednesday, April 22, 1987  West Vancouver YMCA, 1735 Inglewood Ave.  West Vancouver  Thursday, April 23, 1987  Come and talk with us - see our exhibits, ask  questions, make suggestions, register your views.  What is Howe Sound Pulp?  Howe Sound Pulp is a kraft pulp mill which converts wood chips to produce  215,000 tonnes of high quality pulp which is used by our customers all ovetf  the world for manufacture of high quality papers of all kinds for printing,  writing, tissue, etc.  The mill employs 415 people directly, most of whom live in Gibsons and  the Sunshine Coast area. A further 800 jobs in the area depend on the mill4  The mill's direct payroll is some $17 million per year. Provincial and municipal taxes paid are about $2 million. j  Since Canadian Forest Products Ltd. purchased the mill in 1951, the company  has spent $170 million to improve and upgrade it so that little remains of  the original equipment. $  What causes pulp mill odor?  The kraft process which produces the pulp from wood chips gives off gases  (often referred to as Total Reduced Sulphur or TRS) which are responsible  for the odors associated with pulp mills. Howe Sound Pulp is one of four  pulp mills on the southern coast using the kraft process.  What is Howe Sound Pulp doing to reduce the odor?  We have spent $20 million on pollution control over the last nine years and  a good portion of that was specifically to reduce odor. As a result, TRS  emissions have been reduced by 80 per cent. An additional $2 million is  being spent in 1987-88 to further reduce the odor.  What about particulate emissions?  Recent Ministry of Environment studies have concluded that, in terms of air  quality in the surrounding communities, particulate emissions are not a problem.  Is TRS a health hazard?  Neither Environment Canada nor B.C. Ministry of Environment officials  believe that the current TRS levels in West Vancouver and other communities  pose any hazards to health.  Does the mill now exceed its TRS permit levels?  In 1986 TRS permit levels, expressed in kilograms per day, were only exceeded in September and the average for the year was 195 kilograms per day  compared with the permit level of 253 kilograms per day.  What are the mill's plans for the future?  We are making steady progress in upgrading pollution control in the mill  while maintaining employment. As good corporate citizens we will complete  our program to bring the mill into continuous compliance with government  standards.  What do YOU think?  Some people believe that the government should order our mill to spend a  great deal more money than the $2 million we are spending this year to  eliminate TRS odors.  Others believe that the problem is not that great and believe that the company  is making steady progress on its air quality program.  Since Howe Sound Pulp shares the Sound with thousands of people, we are  taking this opportunity to present the facts of the situation and our plans to  improve it, and to seek your views on this issue.  Please complete the coupon and mail it to us within a week.  |l|||||| ��� Britannia  Es$i81ll/      Reach  ispf D Squamish  Port  Mellon  North Vancouver  '     ,      *        ''' ' '  In general, what do you think about the company's program to  improve air quality at Howe Sound Pulp?  Support it ��� Undecided ��� Opposed ���  Comments, questions and suggestions: {use separate sheet for more space)  Please tell us where you live so we can sort the replies by area:  Name (if you wish)  _   Address      Postal Code     Community   Organization (if any)    (e.g. Chamber of Commerce, etc.)  Are you an employee of Howe Sound Pulp or one of its associated firms?  Yes ��� No D  Would you like to have a tour of Howe Sound Pulp?  Yes ��� No D Telephone Number   Please mail within a week to: Mr. Harry Cargo, Mill Manager, Canadian  Forest Products Ltd., Howe Sound Pulp Division, Port Mellon, BC, VON 2S0  THANK YOU!  CN Coast News. Aorii 13,1987  Editor:  Murray Gentles, Assistant  Executive Director of the B.C.  Heart Foundation answered  some of our questions when the  Sunshine Coast Unit met with  him at the Sunshine Coast Golf  and Country Club a few evenings ago.  Our treasurer, David  Johnston, answered questions  first. How much did we raise  this year? $22,808. How much  did we raise last year? $22,506.  What encouraging answers!  How was this money raised?  By door-to-door canvass,  bridge, mail, Legion Bingo,  curling, swimming, employee  benevolent fund, businesses,  raffles. Interesting, what! The  first canvass in the district, years  ago, was by mail and netted  slightly over $200. We've come  a long way!  Mr. Gentles told us how a  group of volunteer doctors adjudicate the various areas of  research and decide which area  will receive grants of 'your'  money. He told us B.C. Heart  was formed in 1955 with an aim  to get rid of heart problems,  and the aim is the same in 1987.  Blue babies are a rarity these  days; the quality of life is improved; longevity has become a  reality.  Research is the main thrust of  the foundation. Funds are used  to train the researchers of  tomorrow.  We heard, and I pass it on to  you, that much heart damage is  done before diagnosis can be  made, but there is now new  hope, from research, for early  diagnosis. Dr. Maria Kiess and  Dr. Donald Lyster are even now  conducting research to develop  an inexpensive and safe method  of testing for heart disease.  This project is one of 53  financed by the Heart Foundation's grants-in-aid program for  the coming year. Grants-in-aid  pay for the equipment, but do  not pay the researcher's salary.  Researchers are usually on staff  at a university or in a medical or  surgical practice related to cardiac disease. Dr. John McNeil  of Victoria is involved in  research for diabeties and heart  problems. By-passes are now  quite commonplace, and a Dr.  Brownlee is working on a new  valve.  Professional's education,  public information and research  is where our canvass dollars go.  Our kids are involved too,  with Jump Rope for Heart. I  watched younsters  from two  Benefit Dance  Editor:  , The Gibsons Landing  Theatre Project Society would  like to thank everyone who  helped make the Valdy Benefit  Dance such a success.  Special thanks must of course  go to Valdy, who donated his  time and made the benefit possible, and to The Nick of Time  band who played such upbeat  music.  Our sincere appreciation goes  out to Bryan Rubin and Cathy  McKeen of Bonniebrook  Lodge, Don Hunter, the CBC,  Peter Blacklock and Chatelech  Secondary, Pat Braithwaite and  Doug, Jimmy, Bim and Zack,  Brad Benson, Pat Tripp, Terry  and Susan Weatherill, Sandie  McGinnis, Cindy Buis, Art  Giesbrecht, Raymonde St. Ar-  naud, John John, Alan Young,  Lexa Chappell and Jay Pomfret.  And many thanks to  everyone who came to the dance  and helped bring the Gibsons  Landing Theatre Project a little  closer to its goal.  Alice Albrecht  Organizer  RENTALS  ��� Small Engine Sales and Service ���  CHAINSAWS. PUMPS. GENERATORS. LAWNMOWERS  schools perform at the Plaza of  Nations at Expo and was  awestruck at what they can do  with just a skinny skipping  rope. They raise money, and at  the same time are encouraged to  follow a healthy exercise program.  Can you believe open heart  surgery has been practiced in  B.C. for 30 years? At a recent  Heritage of Excellence meeting  the pioneers in cardiac research  and   surgery   reminisced   and  acknowledged how far we've  come due to research.  The Heart Foundation is in  business to put themselves out  of business, to stop Canada's  number one killer, heart and  blood vessel disease. Every year  every,heart has a better chance.  Credit is due the canvassers and  the public's generosity. You are  helping researchers in their goal  to keep on 'keeping the beat'.  Joan B. Rigby  With feelings mixed  Editor:  It is with mixed feelings that  we at Jack and Jill Playschool  prepare to move into our own  brand new pre-school building  with the generous help and cooperation of many in the community. It will be wonderful to  have our own permanent home  at last, but we will miss the cosy  little building behind St. Mary's  Catholic Church.  Many warm and happy hours  have been spent by countless  children and their parents in the  10 years in which our playschool has occupied the small  but colourful house and yard.  St. Mary's has cheerfully  tolerated us these past years and  have been more than generous  in asking in return a nominal  sum for our active occupancy.  So amid the excitement of  our impending move, it is with  deep gratitude that we pause to  say thank you to St. Mary's  Catholic Church.  Gayle Preston for  Jack and Jill Playschool  Thanks extended  Editor:  On behalf of the Gibsons  Landing Theatre Project I  would like to send special  thanks to everyone who participated in the Benefit Art Auction held March 29 and helped  to make it a great success.  I would also like to thank  Barry Scott of Maynards, Cindy  Buis - Showpiece Frames,  Laurie and Heather of Mariner  Restaurant, John Bolton Signs,  Coast News, Margaret Kitson  -Catering, Bob Maxwell, Rai  Purdy,. Valerie and Dennis  Stevenson, Lila Landry, Piper  Deggan, Wayne Taylor, Phil  Raines, Murray Wilson, Roy  Lewis, Shirley Dagg, and Eve  Smart.  And a special thanks to the  more than 50 Sunshine Coast  artists who donated their works  of art and made this fund raiser  possible.  Art Giesbrecht  Founder passes on  Editor:  It is with deep regret that  Operation Eyesight Universal  announces the passing of Dr. R.  Ben Gullison.  Dr. Ben was the inspiration  behind the founding of Operar ^  tion Eyesight Universal, a smal^  Canadian   charity   formed ��ipa  1963  to  give  sight,   throughjc  cataract surgery, to the destitute  blind and prevent blindness in  the developing world. In the 24  years since Operation Eyesight  was formed1 this organization  through its funding programs  treated 6,265,457 people and  funded 717,574 sight restora-  i tions.   ���������������'��� .,-)-.   .iv  ���  ) '    A.T. Jenkyns  Madeira Park, next to AC Bmidmq Supplies  883-9114  USED BUILDING SUPPLIES  Quality, used lumber, bricks, windows, lights, plumbing, etc.  P��BUSED BUIUDINQ MATERIALS  .   11947 Tannery Rd., Surrey  MONDAY-SATURDAY 888-1311  We also buy used building materials  @ 450 J.D. Gat & Hoe  ��� 6 Ton Crane  Reaching 65'  ��� 16' Deck or 40' Trailer  ��� FREE Dead Car Removal  ��� Speptic Tank Repairs  & Installation  ��� Sod Delivery  886-7028  FOR SALE  Gourmet ffiunchie  Fully equipped for Sandwich Bar,  Light meals, Salads, with Bakery equipment  5688 Cowrie St., in the Heart of Sechelt  GOOD BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY  AND POTENTIAL TO EXPAND  Please contact Kafrina at Galiano Market,  885-7669, for further information  0 BCFGRRIG5  EASTER 1987  Holiday Sailings  SECHELT PENINSULA  Horseshoe Bay - Langdale  JERVIS INLET  Earls Cove - Saltery Bay  Effective Thursday, April 16 to Monday, April  20, 1987 inclusive.  In addition to the regular sailings on this route, the  following extra sailings will be in effect:  Lv. Langdale  10:30 a.m.  Lv. Saltery  1:30 p.m.  Bay  Lv.. Horseshoe Bay  11:30 a.m.  Lv. Earls Cove  2:30 p.m.  5266-B  I  CLIP Ii  AND , lj  SAVE ��� |  ���Ji  EXCAVATING  JANDE EXCAVATING  Backhoe       Sand & Gravel  Bulldozing     Land Clearing  Drainage  R.R. 2, Leek Road  Gibsons. BC VON 1V0 886-9453  Damp Truck  Excavating  JOE & EDNA  BELLERIVE  /  CONTRACTING  / SUPPLYING:  /  ��� Vinyl Siding ��� Sundeck Coatings  / ��� Aluminum Railings ��� Aluminum Awnings  / ��� Aluminum Patio Covers  ��� Power Washing  Serving The Entire Sunshine Coast  Gibsons Call 886-3002 Paul Franske  can Swanson's ^  For: Ready Mix Concrete Sand & Gravel  Dump Truck Rental  Formed Concrete Products  885-9666 ��� 885-53337  r.  HOUSES TO LOCK-UP OR COMPLETION  AND* RENOVATIONS ��� ADDITIONS  CADRE  CONSTRUCTION LT7  jj| 88S-3171J  Coast Concrete Pumping  & Foundations  r\  FREE ESTIMATES  John Parton     885-5537 j  POMFRET  CONSTRUCTION  For all aspects of  residential & commercial construction  885-9692   P.O. Box 623, Gibsons, B.C.  _SJn <lftfti  ROOFING  Specializing in all types of  pppp      commercial & residential roofing  r"cc _ ALL WORK  ESTIMATES  886-2087 eves,   guaranteed.  r  Sfttnshitte Coast  Services Directory  HEATING  ICG LIQUID GAS  ��� Auto Propane  ��� Appliances  ��� Quality B.B. Q's  885-2360  Hwy 101, across St.  from Big Mac's, Sechelt  COAST NEWS  MISC SERVICES  31  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  Auto  & Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows  & Screens, Mirrors  V Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd  lows   I  ���?��  Photo Reprints  5x7       '600    any published photo or  8x10  iqoo    y��ur choice from the  contact sheets  ;<4MM___II_L  Ltd.  ;#\r  * ___U_flfeM__A _^_t_H__t_ __d_J__k   J__tt  ��JBnmamm\wnaan*nmm> ^JfcttjhA mmmanmmSmi  BC RBRRIGS  Schedule  , FALL '86  Effective Tuesday,  October 14 through  June 25, 1987  THE  RENOVATIONS WITH  A TOUCH OF CLASS  COMMERCIAL & RESIDENTIAL  IMPROVER HALFMOON BAY  LTD. 885-5029,  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY-LANGDALE  T  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  Effective Tuesday, October 14, 1986 through Thursday, June 25,1987:  Lv Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am      5:30 pm  9:30 7:25  1:15 pm     9:15  3:30  Lv Langdale  6:20 am      4:30 pm  8:30 6:30  12:25 pm     8:20  2:30  Lv Earls Cove Lv Saltery Bay  6:40 am        6:30 pm    5:45 am      5:30 pm  10:30 8:30 9:15 7:30  12:25 pm      10:20        11:30 9:30  4:30 3:30 pm  ^CHAINSAWS  SALES & SERVICE  KELLY'S LAWNMOWER &  CHAINSAW LTD.  HWY. 101 & PRATT RD.   886-2912  3:30 2:30 4:30 3:30 pm ���       /*   _~7V Z^^�����"  EXTRASAILINGS: Christmas: Friday, December 26 through Sunday, December 28,1986.        ��� JLjctvey K-^Ctrtacre  C_^o  _RffffiH__B OMEGA        "6:02    Gibsons       *6:0Q    Sunnycrest   *5:55     Lowtr *6:03    Ftrry *6:10    H U <J *  Gibsons  BUS  OMEGA  Terminal  Gibsons  Marina  'Note there will be no  "First Ferry" run on Saturdays  NO BUS SUNDAYS  ���5:55  8:00  10:00  12:00  1:50  4:00  6:00  Lower  But  Shelter  8:03  8:03  10:03  12:03  1:53  4:03  6:03  Ferry  Terminal  ���6:10  8:10  10:10  12:10  2:05  4:10  6:10  IM1NI BUS 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.  M0:00a.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.  Friday  8:40 a.m.  10:00 a.m.  3:15 p.m.  Leaves Gibsons 9:15 a.m. 9:15 a.m. 9:15 a.m. 9:15 a.m.  Sechelt *l0:45a.m. 11:45 a.m. *10:45 a.m. 11:45 a.m.  Lower Gibsons. * 1:35 p.m. 1:50 p.m. * 1:35 p.m. '    * 1:35 p.m.  Municipal Parking Lot. 4:��0 Pm- * 4:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. ;    * 4:00 p.m.  9:15 a.m.  10:45 a.m.  4:00 p.m.  Gower Pt. Rd.  "LOWER ROAD" route - via Flume Road, Beach Avenue & Lower Road  CLEANING SERVICES  SUNSHINE COAST N  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Mellon to Ole's Gove  Commercial Containers Available  885-9973 886-2938  #MISCSERViCES<p  GIBSONS TAX  SERVICE  A    J_B_  Income Tax Preparation "  AU business strictly confidential  %176? Martin Rd., Gibsons 886-7a7��^  Trailer load freight service to the Sunshine Coast  Call collect 273-9651 for rates  and information  Refrigeration &  Appliance Service  BACK AT PRATT RD. 886-9959  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 weekly and monthly rates  Reservations Advised 886-2401 Coast News, April 13,1987  21.  Private sale. 5 acres, creek,  house, 2 newer barns, Rbts  Creek, close to Gibsons, reas.  price, $10,000 down. 467-5304..  #15  Bonniebrook Heights, lg. 3  bdrm., vaulted ceilings, immac.  int., 2 baths, dream kit., close to  beach, lg. lot, asking $67,500.  886-3056 or 886-8531.        #16  Sale by owner, 3 bedroom rancher, Langdale. Details,  886-7913 evenings. #16  40 acres, Pender Harbour,  distress sale, $29,000. Call Ken  after 6,886-2155. #15  2 view homes, (1 revenue) on 1  plus acre, Mason Rd., W.  Sechelt, $159,500. By appointment, 885-2865. #16  _^(  'SfiS  Kinneard: Dawn and Gaye wish to  announce the arrival of their son  Kieron, 5 lbs. 6 oz. born April 1  at St. Mary's. Welcomed by  brother Christopher and sisters  Lisa, Lynn and Samantha. Many  thanks to Dr. Cairns and nurse  Marion. #15  South Coast  Ford       i  1986 COUGAR  5.0 litre V8, automatic, lots  of options, low kms  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3261  BROWN: In Nanaimo General  .Hospital on April 7,1987, Sarah  Alice Brown, late resident of  Nanaimo, aged 76 years. Mrs.  Brown is survived by her loving  family; sons Rod Brawn of Vancouver and Norman Brown and  wife Nancy of Pender Island;  three grandchildren, Ian, Tammy  and Correen; two sisters,  Theresa Harris of Nanaimo and  Cissy Dotto of Fort Langley and  one brother, Joseph Stephenson  of Edmonton. Prayers were held  Thursday evening at 7 pm in the  Sands Funeral Chapel, 1 Newcastle Avenue, Nanaimo, followed  by mass of Christian burial Friday, April 10,1987 at 1 pm from  Mount St. Peter's Roman Catholic  Church, 301 Machleary Street,  Nanaimo. Father Rick Paulin,  Celebrant.  SANDS   FUNERAL   CHAPEL,  NANAIMO  #15  Ralph Morgan Jaeck. Three months have passed since we lost our  beloved husband and father.  Time heals all wounds, and so,  on Monday, April 20 at 2:30 pm  at St. Bartholomew's Anglican  Church, Gibsons, we invite  friends to join us in remembrance  of his life. Kay & Brock.       #15  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 885-9435  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 ss&^co  IN GIBSONS  B & D Sports  . (Sunnycrest Mall)  The Coast News  (behind Dockside Pharmacy) 886-2622  DEADLINE IS NOON SATURDAY  FOR MONDAY PUBLICATION  INDIVIDUAL THERAPY  MARITAL COUNSELLING  Call Eleanor Mae, 885-9018. #16  Dutch male, 63, 5'10", 175 lb..  NS/SD, warm, honest, affect.,  consid., cheerful, young at heart  & finan. indep., wishes to meet  woman in 50's who is honest,  classy, attract. & affec. for a  meaningful relationship. My interests are sports, outdoor life,  home & gardening & I enjoy  candellght dinners, in or out &  cuddling in front of fires. Pis. reply to Box 246 c/o Coast News,  BOX 460. Gibsons, BC. #15  Cameo Singles Club potluck dinner, Apr. 24, 7 pm. 886-3855,  886-3310 or 886-2550.        #16  South Coast  ^      Ford  1986 F150 2x4  6 cyl., 4 speed, low kms  cassette  Life-time Rust Warranty  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS  885-2896, 886-7272, 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 Ttens  Al-Ateen   Can   Help.   Phone  886-7103. TFN  CPR Survival First Aid Courses,  Saturdays, info., John 883-9308.  #16  APPLICATION DEADLINE  Adults who did not complete  highschool can acquire a Ministry  of Education Grade 12 Equivalency Certificate. Apply before April  24th to write the next exam on  May 9th, 1987. Call Continuing  Education at 886-8841 or  885-7871 for information and  registration. #15  Woman in Selma Pk. needs ride  to lower Gibsons, 8-4:30,  Mon.-Fri. 885-2478. #15  Women interested in playing field  hockey, Call Lexa, 885-9692.' Inexperienced and 'Rusty' players I  SouthCoast  ^ ���   Ford  1986 MERCURY  MARQUIS  V6, auto, cassette, two tone  blue, low kms  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  OL 5936 885-3281  CANINE OBEDIENCE  Reg Robinson, 886-2382.  TFN  SPCA  885-4771  TFN  Good horses for sale or monthly  lease to exp., caring riders.  886-2001. #15  ^M_M_M_  <1  Jf_t_t__      M  mmmmmm  Mason & Rlsch piano  886-7323  AIR SEAT SALES  Toronto    from 299" Rt.  Montreal  from 329" Rt.  HonOlUlU    from349,0Rt.  Australia from 1298" Rt.  ��� Cond. Apply ���  ��� Limited Availability ���  ��� Taxes Extra ���  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons 886-3381  welcome.  #17  GIBSONS CHRISTIAN BOOKS  Moving out  Store-wide Sale  20% to 50% OFF  Books,   cards,   gifts,   videos,  bibles, jewellery, crafts, music,  etc. 1589 Marine Drive, lower  Gibsons, 886-9077. #17  South Coast  Ford  1983 MONTE  CARLO  V8, automatic,  Very clean car  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  OL 5936 885-3281  Wedding ring set, gold, 6  diamonds, antique gold ring  w/small diamonds, missing since  early March, Roberts Creek/  Sechelt. Reward. 885-4703 or  885-2629. #17  Boy's BMX chrome plated  Kuwahara bike, taken from  Brother's Park. Any info, please  phone 886-2895. #15  Missing - substantial reward for  return of Misha, 3% yr. old fern,  golden retriever, tattooed oh belly, #106849235. 886-9740 or  886-3866. #15  Scrap cars & trucks wanted. We  pay cash for some. Free removal.  Phone 886-2617. TFN  Small apt. sz. stove, 3 or 4  burner, pref. white, reas. price.  886-2730 eves. #TFN  Sturdy wooden  table. 885-9969.  workbench or  #15  2 heavy hens, 4-6 bantam hens,  1 bantam rooster. 886-2197.  #16  _______r  ;uu  J LOG BUYING STATION J  Cedar, Fir, Hemlock  886-7033  Terminal Forest Products  CANINE OBEDIENCE  Reg Robinson, 886-2382.  TFN  SPCA  8854771  TFN  Good horses for sale or monthly  lease to exp., caring riders.  886-2001. #15  West, show saddle, $500; blk.  chaps, $100; Eng. bridle, $50,  FREE siam. cat. 886-9408.   #17  Kehno needs a new home away  from the dog catcher. He's Vi  sheepdog & % husky, very loyal  and a good watchdog. I love him  dearly but can't stand to see him  tied all the time. Call eves.  886-2730. #15  South, Coast  Ford  1984  THUNDERBIRD  Automatic  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  OL 5936 885-3281  '�������� -V*. -��������%. -i*. �����.-��. ^^Tv^^iTi.  Office furniture: desks, chairs,  counters, filing cabinets,  shelves, lamps, coffee/end  tables, waiting room chairs. Call  Fran or Pat, 886-2622.        TFN  1 lg. metal budgie cage, good  condition, reasonable. 886-9749.  #15  A tent for 2 people  Phone 886-3553.  or  larger.  #15  One   used  886-7001.  bookshelf.  Call  #15  Used bunkbeds in good condition. Ph. 886-8604. #17  Neat stuff I For Olde Time's Sake,  Wed-Sat, 10-4:30, Hwy 101,  beside Elson Glass. #15  Moving, some items as new,  washer/dryer, $550; maple table  & 4 chairs, $450; birch buffet &  hutch, $500; Duncan Phyfe table  & 4 chairs, $275; sew. mach.,  $75; sz. 12 dress form, $75;  chainsaw, tools, kitchenware.  886-7559. #16  Sat.. April 18, 9:30-2. children's  clothes, toys & more, 219 Wood-  creek Park. #15"  Sat., April 18.11-3, household &  baby items, Radcliffe Rd., Selma  Park. 885-2594. #15  2 family, asstd. goods, clothes,  etc., Sat., Apr. 18,12-?, corn, of  Burns & Harmony Lane.       #15  Primrose Lane New & Used, Adv.  everything & the kitchen sink,  furn., baby, misc., etc.  886-8700. #17  Fri., April 17, 10-1 at 1237  Gower Pt. Rd. (just past 15th),  toys, children's clothes, furn.,  tools, etc. If rain, postponed to  Mon. #15  3 family, Sat., April 18, 10-3,  Grady Rd., Langdale, rain or  shine. , #15  ^___i_LWj^  fA//^;<yS'^Vc  #15  Leiberman Baby Grand Piano,  $4500 OBO. 883-2228 .or  883-2314. #16  Small organ, $125. Acoustic  guitar sale, April 14-18. Strings  'n Things, 885-7781. 10-4, Fri.  10-6. #15  Mature performers (40 & up)  wanted for talent contest. Contact  Nikki Weber immediately,  885-7781,10-4. #15  60 acres ranch land, ideal for  horses, located in valley 20 miles  NE Kamloops, Tod Mtn. Hwy.,  valued $130,000, trade for real  estate on Sunshine Coast. Herb  Allen, Box 1397, Merritt, BC VOK  2B0. 378-4494, or Wes Fraser,  Parkwood-Pyper Rty.  374-1221. #19  T ft 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  14GibsonM/D12cuft.  Fridges - White  14 Gibson 24"  Ranges - White  and Dryers  For Mon Info Call  Kohuch Appl.  885-9847  COAST COMFORT  Teas, herbs, sachets, potpourri,  mulled wine spice, mineral bath  & more. Great gifts from $1.95 to  $3,957 Available at THE BOOKSTORE, Cowrie St., Sechelt,  885-2527 & other local stores.  TFN  Multicycle Inglis auto washer,  $295. Guaranteed & delivered.  883-2648. TFN  Your lucky day is  just around the corner!  MO00 Ticket  "Win a New Car"  Gibsons & District  Chamber of Commerce  Lottery #69334  ONLY 1500 TICKETS PRINTEDl  HYDROPONIC NUTRIENTS  and Halide Lights, etc.  Quality Farm & Garden Supply.  886-7527. TFN  'Rainbow' bed for child 2-5 yrs.,  uses standard crib matt., $20;  c.1880 drop leaf end tble. w/2  drawers, $150; '20's china/  curio cab., decorative gls. dr. &  sides, 3 gls. shelves, $250;  1950's wallpaper, assorted patterns, 20 rolls, $20. 886-2730  eves. TFN  Furnace repair parts valued at  $6500 wholesale, will sell for  $4500. Ph. 886-9979. #15  10" DeWalt 740 rad. saw, metal  stand, hinged sides, $350; exercise bike, $75.886-9703.    #15  3 Conga drums, tumba, congo &  timba, white oak, w/stands,  good cond., $500 OBO.  886-3411. #15  MURDOCH'S JEWELRY  at  MarLee Fashions  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  Every Saturday, 1-5 pm  #15  South Coast  +       Ford       *  1984 GMC S15 4x4  V6, 5 speed, running boards,  canopy  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885*3281  Special sale, up to 75% off  COMPUTER SUPPLIES  Disks, storage boxes, interface  cards, monitor stands, NCR  paper, labels, word processors &  spread sheets for IBM, books.  Sunsoft Computer Centre at The  Bookstore. Cowrie St., Sechelt.  #16  JOPPE'S  Antique   Workshop  Experienced  Antique Restorations  Difficult Repairs &  French Polishing  Log House, Hwy 101,  Wilson Creek  885-7467  Satellite  Systems  * SALES, SERVICE  & SYSTEM UPGRADES  ��� DESCRAMBLERS ���  IBM Compatible  COMPUTERS  from $999  Green Onion  Earth Station  885-5644 884-5240  Two boy's bikes, Raleigh, 20",  coaster brakes, good condition,  $35 ea. 886-3948. #16  RHODQS & AZALEAS  Lg. selection $3-$25, Roberts  Creek Nursery, 2569 Lower Rd.  886-2062. #16  BEES  12 colonies, approx. 30 extra  supers, 20 frame extractor and  access, $2200.886-2062.    #16  FIREWOOD  Buy now for seasoned wood next  winter,   quantity   discount.  886-9847. #16  Wanted: used books, records,  mag. & what have you. 886-8333  after 6 pm. #16  12' Flying Dutchman needs keel  & boom $800 OBO. Solid cedar  panelling, T&G, Y��x3%, random  Igths., 280 sq.ft.. $270.  885-7460. #17  Apple II computer system, 2  drives, printer, monitor, software, extras. 886-8476.      #15  Excellent condition, 5 piece  stereo for sale, $200. Phone after  5.886-7117. #15  Chrome kitchen table & 4 chairs;  ph. stand w/chair, best offer.  886-2065. #15  Bark mulch $22/yd; mushrm.  manure $20/yd; #1 top soil  $30/yd; u pick up. Wharf St.  Sechelt. $5/yd. del. chg.  885-2592. #17  FIREWOOD!  Hemlock $70/cord; fir $80/cord;  imm. del., Peninsula Recycling.  886-8193. #16  FIBERGLAS  ��� RESIN    ��� MAT  ��� MATERIALS  WW UPHOLSTERY &  BOAT TOPS LTD.  637 Wyngaert Rd., Gibsons  886-7310  we*^. -^  _mE  sscs  __:  FOAM  <  FOAM  FOAM  WW Upholstery  886-7310  Stove & hood, fridge, bit.-in  dshwr. (almond), like new,  $1600; 11 cu. ft. freezer, $225;  dng. rm. table & 6 chairs, new,  $800. Ph. 886-8130. #16  8 HP Sears rototiller, hi & low  gears, forw. & rev., $625; elec.  mower, 18". 886-7260.      #16  Stereo (sound design Classic Collection), radio, record player &  8-track tape deck, exc. cond.,  $290. Call eves. 6-7, 886-9723.  #15  Gas mower, 3 HP, B&S, needs  rubber tires, $80; heavy duty gas  trim-all weeder, excellent shape,  $220,886-2437. #15  l&ntomDesim  ALUMINUM  RAILINGS  ���All Styles  ���Sales  ���Installation  886-3191  Mattress too hard?  Try our super toppers.  All sizes  ���-W.W. UPHOLSTERY ft���   BOAT TOPS LTD.   637WynflaertRd.,  M.���,n  Gibsons MB-731B  R/C elec. off-road car kits., 2  W/D & 4 W/D parts & access.,  also avail.: radios, batteries,  charger, wheels, tires, adaptors,  tool kits etc., good prices.  885-5794. #17  Antique 3 drawer dresser, $35;  Vilas maple hutch, offers.  885-5061. #17  South Coast  Ford       ���y  1986 RANGER 2x4  V6 EFI, 5 speed,  13,000 kms, Red Paint  Wharf Rd., Sech.lt  DL 5936 885-3281  stove $400; crib, $45; walker,  $15; st./rad. comb, in lg. cab.,  $100; card tbl., $45; shelf/draw,  wall unit, $50; umb./tbl./  lounge, $75; old 10 gal. crock  with lid, mint cond., $75; Norw.  Market dinnerware, $250; dk.  oak finish dng. rm. set, $500;  Gr. swivel hostess chair, $80; lg.  Kroehler hide-a-bed, $250.  886-2406. #15  22" self-prop, lawnmower,  $250; 2-bar chainsaw, 12 & 16,  $70; punt, $35; stroller, $10.  885-9545. #15  30" stove, sewing machine, step  table, camera tripod, antenna,  rotor & chan. master, king sz.  bed spread. 883-2231.        #15  Mushrm. manure or screened top  soil, $25/yd. Call aft. 4 pm, enquires, 886-7914. #17  Washer/dryer, good cond., $220  each OBO; RCA 12" colour TV,  $175.885-7326 aft. 5 pm.    #15  73 GMC Suburban, 8 tires, $550  OBO; pool table with access.,  $325.886-8700 bet. 6.        #17  Wet & dry firewood, cut to order.  885-5648. #17  Amana Radarange microwave,  seldom used, like new, $350  firm. 886-9402. #17  Sbuth^Coas*  '���^-7 ford- 7,7^  1982 OLDS  CUTLASS  4 Door  Diesel, automatic,  low kms, Warranty  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  PL 5936 885-3281   1972 Cutlass, 2 dr., silver/white  interior, 350, PS, PB," radio.  886-7112. TFN  '79 Chev Monza, V6,4 sp.. good  mech. $1600.886-3936.     #15  74 Dodge window van, raised  roof, good 318 motor, auto, new  brakes. $1000. 886-3411.  #15  79 Ford Custom F150,302 auto,  PS/PB, AC. AM/FM stereo tape  deck, 16" radial tires, new  brakes, shocks & paint, box  liner, canopy, undercoat, no rust,  exc. cond. $5200.885-7401 .#15  76 GMC PU, auto, PS/PB. twin  exh. & tanks, good running  cond., canopy Incl., $1800.  886-3509. #15  1979 Ford F100 pickup, one  owner, new tires, clutch,  transmission, 6 cylinder, $1900  firm. 883-9277. #15  '86 Hyundai Stellar Exec., 5 spd.  std., air., PL, PW, sunroof, ext.  warranty, rust proof & more,  black & beautiful. 886-3078. #15  1971 Dodge 1 ton, $300 OBO;  1961 Chev. Vt ton, V6, with 4  spd., $300OBO. 886-3228. #15  75 Plymouth, 2 dr., $800 OBO.  886-2974. #16  $2500 buys 2 Ford 460 Super-  cabs, 74 & 76; heavy duty  trailer hitch 8. sway bars, $200.  885-7734. #16  76 Blazer 4x4, big tires, auto,  gd. powertrain, low miles,  $1850.885-7738. #16  Chance of a Lifetime!  M0M Ticket  "Win a New Car"  Gibsons & District  Chamber of Commerce  Lottery #69334  ONLY 1500 TICKETS PRINTED  Must sell! 1986 Stellar Exec.,  loaded, 5 sp., air, PW/PL,  sunroof, rust proof, ext. warranty, black and beautiful, $11,900  OBO. 886-3078. #17  75 Pont, wgn., 440 auto, not  rusty, needs work, drive away,  $200 or parts; 74 F100 4x4  SWB, 4 sp., 351, exc. running,  recent paint, brakes, $2850 OBO.  886-8779. #15  76 Ford Maverick, good cond.,  V6, auto, PS/PB, $1000.  886-2864 after 5 pm. #17  1977 Honda Civic, must sell!!  $650.886-2521 after school. #15  79 Ford Crewcab with canopy, 4  sp.. 350, $2400 OBO. 885-2594.  #17  jm^nmf^F^^^^w^^mfwffnw  ^ineSunshlnSxoMt^^  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 *5N per 3 Km insertion.  Each additional line '1os. Use our economical last  weak fraa rata. 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  MOON SATURDAY  ALL FEES PAYABLE  PRIOR TO INSERTION  Please mail to:  COAST NEWS Classified. Box 460. Gibsons. B.C. VON IVO  Or bring in person to one of our  1  1  I   Friendly People Places  NO. OF ISSUES  ���      Minimum '5 per 3 line insertion  1 1  _  ! I  3  1  9 '  j��5  1  3  l��fi  ~T___  ~r  't|  j__n  i    r-  f'8L  X  : ___g  8��9iT  JJ_  1  i  I  1  I  I  I  I  I  1  I  I  CLASSIFICATION: e.g. For Sale, For Rent. etc. 22.  Coast News, April 13,1987  1  Doss 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 |  /South Coast  v     Ford     *  1983 E150  CLUB WAGON  V8, auto, two tone paint,  Extra Clean  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  ���^ -*���  '80 Buick LeSabre, 4 dr., SW,  $3950; 74 Datsun 510, 4 dr..  SW,$300.886-8196. #16  76 Olds Cutlass, 350 V8, auto,  runs well, sunroof, good tires,  $950 OBO. 886-8770. #17  73 Valiant,  886-3291.  V8, 4 dr.,  $350.  #16  (20.  Campers  Motorhome.  3  8'A' camper, stove, furn., fridge,  shower,   hot,   cold   pressure  water, jacks, $900. 886-3411.  #15  Hill  Marine  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  9.9-25-70 HP 1982-1986, exc.  cond., exc. price. Lowes Resort,  883-2456. TFN  1986 60 HP Yamaha with controls, excellent cond. Ph.  886-8371.     ' #16  22'x8'6" HTPIy. glassed, 6 cyl.  GMC, FWC, BW gear, sounder,  CB, anchor, 4 yrs. old. $3500  OBO. 883-2433. #16  17'/2 ft. Searay with 2 40 HP &  trailer, good cond., $3400.  886-7936 after 5 pm. #15  17' wood daysailer, fixed lead  keel, sleeps 2, 3 sails, $500.  885-5612 or 885-2791.        #16  Motor Carrier Licensed  & Insured  BOAT HAULING  -W.W. UPHOLSTERY &���  -BOAT TOPS LTD.-   637 Wyngaert Rd.,  Gibsons  886-7310  14' FG clinker, bare hull, make  good sloop, cost $850, sell $700.  883-2607 eves. #16  14* Sangster, 40 HP electric  start, some new upholstery,  Roadrunner trailer, neat, clean,  ready to go. A steal at $3400.  886-2437. #15  18' wooden hull open cab, IB  motor, good cond., top rated  fishing boat, berth H-4 Gibs.  Marina, $2600.886-3263.    #17  23' Sangstercraft, 188 Mer-  cruiser & 10 HP mtr., limited edition dual steering, sleeps five,  fully equipped for cruising or  fishing, immaculate, $9800. Ph.  Bob, 936-0167. #17  r-THIS WEEK'S SPECIAL n  MERCURY MODEL 402 outboard 40 HP, controls, priced  for quick cash sale 85000  Live Bait Tank New14300  Z4 Zincs Special 14"  Z-3 Zincs Special 24"  DRIZZLE ENTERPRISES  MARINE SERVICES  1066 Hwy 101 al Payne Rd.. Gibsons  8B6-8555 885-5401  23' character boat lug rigged  dory, new 8 HP 0/B, sleeps 2,  staunch & seaworthy, Epoxy encapsulated wood vessel, $7000.  885-3757. #17  14' Sears aluminum car top, very  good cond., $550. 886-8779.#15  14' log salvage boat, 25 HP  Merc. & gear, will sell sep.,  $2500 OBO. 886-4635,  886-2757. #15  Mobile home space available.  Sunshine Coast Mobile Home  Park. 886-9826. TFN  Space available April  1, Bonniebrook Trailer Park, 886-2887.  TFN  10'x50' mobile home, 4 appl.,  approv. wood heater, elec. heat,  new rug, 2 storey add-on cabin,  cov. porch, $9400. 886-2696.  #15  1977 Glen River 12x72, 3 bdrm.,  8x32 add., tool shed, very clean,  $14,000.886-8349. #15  r Motwcjrclesr  '81 Honda CMT 400, 6500 km,  fairing backrest and rack,  helmut, exc. cond. $750.  886-3411. #15  1986 Suzuki Savage 650cc,  black, showroom condition, belt  drive, cyl., must sell now,  $2700, make an offer. 886-9761.  #15  Wanted to Steal  Furnished houses or apts. to rent  in Gibsons and surrounding area.  April to Sept. 1987. Contact CBC,  Vancouver, 662-6246 or Gibsons, 886-7811. TFN  Upper Gibsons to Langdale, 1 to  2 bedroom house, quiet couple,  N/S, references available.  228-9462. #15  Quiet resp. senior needs clean 1.  or 2 bdrm. house, close to shop.  886-8336. #16  Working woman & artist, quiet,  reliable, seeking to rent private  waterfront low-cost dwelling.  Please call 885-5307. #16  Motorhome, clean, well maintained, needed on occasional daily  basis during summer. Call  886-7811. #15  WANTED TO RENT  Ret. prof, person wants to settle  down in Sechelt area. Wishes to  rent a house or ste., best ref. Collect, 988-0269, or write Box 245,  c/o Coast News, Box 460, Gibsons. #17  South Coast-  Ford      J  1984 BRONCO II  4x4  2.8 liter V6, auto  39,000 kms, blue  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281    ^^/  r  for Rent  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  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  Community Hall for rent in  Roberts Creek. Phone Debbie,  886-3994, 7-10 pm. TFN  COMMERCIAL OR  OFFICE 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 J  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  2 bdrm. mobile home, Comeau  Trailer Park, 5 appl., ref. req.,  $350/m. 886-7198. 2-8 pm. #15  Inlet Apts., 2 bdrm., adults only,  no pets, convenient location.  $395/m. 885-9017 or 885-3211.  #16  3 bdrm. Rbts. Crk., 5 appl., FP,  skylight, garage, etc., no pets,  $500. Van., 439-1652 or  wkends, 886-8725. #16  Jolly Roger Inn, Secret Cove, BC,  1-2 bdrm. townhouses, weekly,  bi-weekly or monthly. Bob Lef-  fler, 931-5591, office 438-1471.  #15  Eight large stables, small  bachelor apt. attached, pasture,  reas. to right person, will rent  singly or en bloc. 886-3033. #17  M..  w%nmmtwttt\^aBommzmmmm  lor fSent  D  Waterfront 2 bdrm. house, airtight & propane stove,  references, $325.886-7046. #17  3 bdrm. house, nice view, lg.  balcony, RSF wood stove, F/S,  garden, avail. May 1, $450/m.  886-8208. #17  Spacious furn. 1 bdrm. suite,  fireplace, view, central, refs.  886-7769. #15  Large 2 bdrm. mobile home,  ocean view, nr. Silver Sands,  avail., May 1.885-3480.      #15  %1+  He!?> Wanted  im   *_.   A  Jack & Jill pre-school will be accepting applications for the P/T  position of licenced preschool  supervisor for the 1987/88 term.  Please send resume to: Personnel  Chairperson, Box 801, Gibsons  by Apr. 24/87. #15  Howe Sound Sorting Grounds requires Boom Men with min. 5  yrs. exp. Inexperienced need not  apply. Apply to Box 244, c/o  Coast News, Box 460, Gibsons.  #15  Part-time experienced waitress.  Ph. 886-2433 after 4 pm.     #15  Exp. loving sitter for 1 & 5 yr.  olds, 4-5 days per week, own  transp., ref. req., Roberts Creek  area. 886-8549 eves. #16  Egmont fish plant requires  labourers for fish processing. Call  883-9521. #16  NEED A RESUME?  Our personalized service gets  results! Arbutus Office Services,  885-5212. #16  Good reliable middle aged woman  for house cleaning, Gunboat Bay  area. Call coll. 988-5385. eves.  #15  Casual longterm care aide, one  child welcome, own transp.,  homemaker exp. helpful.  886-3078. #17  Applications being accepted until  Apr. 24 for positions as Home  Support Workers from Gibsons to  Pender Harbour, car essen., only  those with exp/training need apply. $5.81/hr. Phone 885-5144.  #16  Young people between the ages  of 15-24 for summer employ.,  must be able to meet the public &  willing to work shifts & weekends. Pis. send resumes to Box  1190, Gibsons, BC VON 1V0.  #17  South Coast  Ford  1983 LYNX WAGON  4 cyl., 5 speed, 83,000 kms  Sale Price: '5295  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  REGISTERED NURSE  wanted for Adult Day Care program. 48 hours per month. Car  essential. Experience with elderly  preferred. $12.30/hr. Apply in  writing, Box 2420, Sechelt, VON  3A0. #15  Driver to go to Vancouver daily &  do PU & deliveries. 886-2318 or  886-7819. #15  Wanted: Commission sales person for Mountain FM Radio. Call  885-2241. #17  2S��  //  ,W����$t:Wf*t&$e&  Good   worker,   will   do  gardening,   painting,  maintenance,   reas.  886-7531.  Renovations, sundecks, fences,  reasonable and reliable.  886-3444 or 886-9324.        #15  CARPENTER  Renovations - Additions  New Homes  Planning/Design Available  28 years experience  Free Estimates  Dave 886-3171 #16  Will do your garden, yard_work,  cut lawn, other odd jobs, reliable.  Jan, 885-1906. #16  Handyman: carpentry, yard  work, and all home repairs,  reasonable rates, free estimates.  Ph. 886-2835. #16  29*  Child Care  D  Molly Mouse Daycare has openings for children 18 mo. to 5  years. 886-3913. #15  Will babysit for working moms in  my home, loving care guaranteed, references available.  886-8631. #17  South Coast  >.      Ford  1984 NISSAN KING  CAB  4 cyl., 5 speed,  low kms  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  OL 5936 885-3281  COAST NEWS  has an office in  The Bookstore  Cowrie St., Sechelt  885-3930  |   30.  Business  Opportunities  Public   transit   business.  886-2268 or 886-3595, Tarry.  TFN  South Coast  Ford      +  1986 FORD  ESCORT WGN  4 cyl., 5 speed, cassette,  power steering & brake's  Province of  British Columbia  Ministry of Lands  Parks and Housing  LAND ACT  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO APPLY FOR A  DISPOSITION OF CROWN LAND  In Land Recording District of Vancouver and situated in  Secret Cove.  Take notice.that Heaven Marina Ltd. of Sechelt, B.C. intends to apply for a foreshore !is;e of the following described  lands:  Commencing 40 m west of a post planted at the north west  corner of Lot 2, D.L. 4544, Gp. 1, N.W.D., Plan 17404;  thence 230�� 24.0 m thence 165�� 12' 380.0 m 63�� 40' 44.0 m  38�� 20' 8.0 m thence 330�� 33" 114.6 m thence 345�� 12"  265.8 m and containing 0.975 ha more or less.  The purpose for which the disposition is required is: extension to existing foreshore lease (Lot 3927) for transient  moorage and relocation of store and fuel dock.  Heaven Marina Ltd.  Robert W. Allen  B.C. Land Surveyor, (Agent)  File No. 0224458  Dated March 15, 1987  "Comments concerning this application may be made to  the office of the Senior Land Officer, 4240 Manor Street, Burnaby, B.C. V5G 1B2."  Take notice that Susan Milligan,  fisherman, and Robert Harris,  boomman, intend to apply for a  lease of the following lands, for  the purpose of boat moorage and  bait pond moorage: DL 5415, GR  I, NWD, Vancouver Land Registry  Office. Comments concerning this  application may be made to the  Office of the Senior Land Officer,  4240 Manor St., Burnaby, B.C.  V5G 1B2. File No. 2403155.  #15  ^  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  DL 5936 885-3281  INVITATION TO TENDER  Addition to Community Library  Roberts Creek  Tenders invited for 360 sq. ft.  addition. Drawings available  from Harry Almond,  885-3484.  ; Closing Date, April 24.  Lowest bid not necessarily  accepted.  FOR SALE BY  SEALED TENDER  1972 Four Bedroom  Single Wide 12'x68'  Mobile Home located at  St. Mary's Hospital.  The trailer is offered for sale  "as is, where is" and is to be  removed by May 29, 1987.  Removal costs are the responsibility of the. purchaser. The  purchaser must register the  trailer and obtain a moving  permit prior to removal.  Bids close at 12 noon on  May 1st, 1987. The highest,  or any tender, will not  necessarily be accepted.  All enquires should be addressed to Wayne Robinson,  Business Manager, St. Mary's  Hospital - 885-2224, local 29.  Bids to be addressed to Mr.  E.H. Wright, Administrator.  INVITATION TO TENDER  St. Mary's Hospital, Sechelt, B.C.  Phase II:  Extended Care Unit and Services Expansion  Sealed Tenders are invited for Additions and Alterations to the  St. Mary's Hospital, Sechelt, B.C.  The project comprises the construction of a 50 bed, single  storey wood frame Extended Care Unit of approximately 1560 m��  sprinklered floor area; approximately 1000 m* additions to the existing hospital on two floors (partial basement and one floor); provision of one overhead geared passenger elevator within the existing building; approximately 2700 m2 of alterations on two floors  and basement within the existing building, and major site improvements.  Bids shall be on a lump-sum basis.  The Board of Trustees of St. Mary's Hospital will receive  Tenders until 12:00 noon local time, Thursday, May 28,1987.  Tenders will be opened publicly at that time in the Board Room.  Tenders received after this time will not be accepted.  General, Mechanical and Electrical Contractors only may obtain 2 sets of documents after 1:00 pm Wednesday, April 22,  1987, from the Architects, Paul Smith Associates, 101-1537  West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. on deposit of $250.00 certified cheque per set payable to the Architects. The deposit will be  refunded upon return of the Documents In good condition within  thirty (30) days after the date of Tender opening.  Documents may be viewed after 12:00 noon Friday, April 24,  1987, at the following Plan Rooms:  Amalgamated Construction Association, Vancouver and  Burnaby, B.C.;  The Other Planroom Ltd., Burnaby, B.C.  Construction Association of Victoria, B.C.  Nanaimo Construction Association, Nanaimo, B.C.  Documents may also be viewed at St. Mary's Hospital, Sechelt,  B.C., by prior arrangement with the Administrator's office, tel.  (604) 885-2224.  Provide all Tender security requirements described in the Instructions to Tenders. Submit as defined on the Tender Form provided.  Tenders are to remain valid for 30 days.  The B.C. Bid Depository System shall be used for the receipt of  the following subtrade Tenders:  04200   Masonry  05100   Structural Steel  05300   Metal Decking  06400   Architectural Woodwork (Millwork)  07500   Built-Up Roofing and Flashings  08100  Aluminum Doors, Frames, Sliding Glass Doors  08500   Aluminum Windows  08800   Glass and Glazing  09110   Metal Studs  09200   Lath, Plaster and Stucco  09250   Gypsum Wallboard  09500  Acoustical Suspended Ceilings  09650   Resilient Flooring  09900   Painting  14200   Elevators  Div. 15   Mechanical  Div. 16   Electrical  Current BCCA Bid Depository Rules and Regulations shall apply.  Trade Tenders shall be deposited at the Nanaimo, Victoria,  Vancouver and Lower Mainland Bid Depositories up to 3:00 pm  Friday, May 22,1987.  A tour of the site for interested contractors will be held at 10:30  am, Monday, May 11,1987.  The lowest or any Tender will not necessarily be accepted.  Paul Smith Associates  Architects  101-1537 West 8th Avenue  Vancouver, BC V6J 1T5  Telephone Number: 736-6501  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  EDUCATIONAL  FOR SALE MISC.  Work Wanted  THE MANSE TOWNHOUSE  IS TAKING RENTAL  APPLICATIONS  ��� modern two bedroom  townhouse  D one and a half baths  ��� fully carpeted  D five appliances including  dishwasher, washer  and dryer  D private sundeck  ��� enclosed garage  D family oriented  D close to Sunnycrest Mall,  schools, tennis court &  jogging field  D good references required  ��� $450 per month  Call Peter, 886-9997  evenings  Broadfields garden & home services, very reasonable rates.  Please phone for free estimates,  886-7877. #16  TREE TOPPING  Tree removal, limbing and falling,  insured, reasonable rates. Jeff  Collins. 886-8225. #17  Builder, plumber, electrician, 35  yrs. exp., free est. Tom Constable, 886-3344. #17  Man, 33, has % T. truck &  power saw, will do odd jobs. Pli.  886-9648. #17-  Hardwood floors resanded and  finished. Work guaranteed. Free  est. Phone 885-5072. TFN  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICE LTD.  Topping - Limbing - Danger Tree  Removal,   Insured,   Guaranteed  Work. Free estimates. 885-2109.  TFN  Global fibreglas sundecks, boats,  septic tanks. Call Ken after 7 pm,  883-9134. #15  CARPET INSTALLATIONS  10 years experience. No job too  big or too small. Ph. between 6 &  7 pm, 886-2539. #15  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.   Hundreds in stock ready for  immediate delivery. Easy  pavment, nothing down  OAC. Buy or lease any Ford  truck. Call Norm or Ted  collect (604)294-4411.  DL8105.   Ford Trucks, Big or Small.  We lease or sell them all.  Easy payments, nothing  down OAC. Call Wally or  Ray collect (604)294-4411.  Free delivery. DL8105.  1986 & '87 Volkswagens!  Most models to choose  from. Golfs! Jettas! Buses!  Convertibles! Campers!  Sciroccos! and GTI 16 valve  models. Low cost bank financing & "no payments"  for six months! With credit  approval. Trade ins welcome. Interested customers  call Maggie Thornhill "collect" 985-0694. Capilano  VW Audi North Vancouver.  BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES   For Sale: Well established  Butcher Shop in Southeastern B.C. Includes: Sausage kitchen, Slaughter  truck, one-ton freezer van  excellent condition. Annual  sales approximately  $400,000. Phone (604)426-  '7717 or 489-3079.   Start Your Own Fine Gold  Jewelry Business - through  "Home Party" Plan, discount prices, excellent earnings & training. The Gold  Discovery, 14335 - 47 Ave.,  Edmonton, Alta. T6H 0B9.  (403)434-2550.   11 Unit motel plus five  bedroom home. Excellent  condition with one acre  orchard. Beautiful Creston  Valley. Empire Motel, Box  1364, Creston, B.C. VOB  1G0. 428-9935.  Rental Complex Suites, mobile and travel trailer pads.  Good living quarters, swimming pool. Very well maintained. Fraser Valley. Excellent return. $150,000.  handles. Phone (604)792-  5914.   Golden Opportunity - Sierra  Stone and Ceram-deck Systems. Franchise dealerships  available. Excellent return  on investment of $25,000. -  $40,000. Call 596-2122.  Write: Marketing Manager,  Garwin Industries Incorporated, 8914 Holt Road, Sur-  rey, B.C. V3V 4H2.   Earn Money! Save Money!  Learn income tax preparation at home. For free brochure write: U & R Tax  Schools, 1345 Pembina  Hwy., Winnipeg, Man. R3T  2B6. No obligation.   Auction School - 15th year,  1400 graduates. Courses  April, August & December.  Write Western Canada  School of Auctioneering,  Box 687, Lacombe, Alta.  TOC ISO. (403)782-6215.  Evenings, (403)346-7916.  Free: 1986 guide to study-  at-home correspondence  Diploma courses for prestigious careers: Accounting,  Airconditioning, Bookkeeping, Business, Cosmetology,  Electronics, Legal/Medical  Secretary, Psychology, Travel. Granton, (1A) 1055  West Georgia Street #2002,  Vancouver, 1-800-268-1121.  Diploma correspondence.  Free calendar. High School  up-grading, accounting,  management, administration, secretarial, computers.  Established 1964. National  College, 444 Robson, Vancouver, 688-4913, toll free  1-800-387-1281, 24 hours.  EQUIPMENT AND  MACHINERY   Pacific Forklift Sales. Western Canada's largest independent used forklift dealer.  Dozens of good used electric, gas, propane, diesel,  4x4. Terry Simpson (604)  533-5331    Eves    (604)535-  1381.   ERS Six Cylinder 270 RPM  Lister. Driving three phase,  60 cycle GE generator.  KVA 375, KW 300. Less  than 1000 hours. Sale,  lease, rental, purchase. After 6:00 p.m. (604)434-8069,  (604)923-6215.      1973 40' Fruehauf convertible grain trailer with hoppers, new sides, radial  tires, in top shape. Has  current B.C. Motor Vehicle  Inspection Certificate.  $8,500.   OBO.   Call   Ken   1-  888-4322.   FOR SALE MISC.   Mail Order Brewing. Complete Wine and Beer Making Supplies. Brew now for  summer. For your Free  catalogue: Let's Brew, Box  272, Port Coquitlam, B.C.  V3C 3V7.   Lighting Fixtures. Western  Canada's largest display.  Wholesale and retail. Free  Catalogues available. Nor-  burn Lighting Centre. 4600  East Hastings Street, Burnaby, B.C. V5C 2K5. Phone  1-299-0666.    HELP WANTED  Established paint, cabinet,  glass business for sale in  Fort St. James. Owner  must Nsell for personal rea-  sons. (604)996-7976.  Free Free Free Free. Side  of pork order and 50 lbs. of  fancy sausage made from  part of your trimmings with  any beef side order or hind  order and rib section. Mas-  ter Meats (604)270-7539.  Drawing & Cartooning For  Money. Exciting New  Guidebook! Easy to follow.  Turn your artwork into  cash! Popularity! Details,  Hofer Publishing, 719-A1  McPherson Ave., Saska-  toon, Sask. S7N 0X9.  Montreal Military Surplus:  Workshirts $2.75, work-  pants $3.50, workboots $15.  For catalog, send $2: (reimbursed first order): Military  Surplus, Box 243, St. Timo-  thee, Quebec. JOS 1X0.  Bothered with aching back?  Sleepinq hands? Arthritic  pain? Sore Feet? Beulah  Oil helps! Send $1. for  brochure/info to: Beulah  Land,    Box   26,   Treherne,  Man. ROG 2V0.   Weird cartoon T-shirts &  sweatshirts you won't find  in any store. Send large  S.A.S.E. to: Funky Fads,  3267 Vincient Ave., Port  Coquitlam, B.C. V3B 3T3-  GARDENING   Greenhouse & Hydroponic  equipment, supplies. Everything you need. Best quality, super low prices.  Greenhouses $169., Halides  $105. Over 3,000 products  in stock! Send $2. for info  pack & Free magazine to  Western Water Farms,  1244 Seymour St., Vancouver,   B.C.   V6B  3N9.   1-604-  682-6636.   HELP WANTED   Fishermen's Memorial Hospital, a community hospital  with 83 acute care and Veterans' beds requires one  full-time Occupational Therapist and full-time Physiotherapist. Located in picturesque Lunenburg on  Nova Scotia's South Shore,  just one hour from Halifax,  the provincial capital. Experience preferred but not  mandatory. Applicants must  be eligible for provincial  registration. Salary $25,671  to $28,975 commensurate  with experience. Apply in  writing to: Director, Human  Resources, Fishermen's  Memorial Hospital, Box  1180, Lunenburg, Nova Sco-  tia. BOJ 2C0.   Registered Nurses are required immediately at the  Bulkley Valley District Hospital. This is a 55-bed accredited acute care hospital,  located in Smithers, the  hub of the beautiful Bulk-  ley Valley in northwestern  B.C. We are seeking ambitious nurses who will take  advantage of the many educational opportunities offered to advance their careers. New graduates welcome. Send resume to: Director of Patient Care Services, Bulkley Valley District Hospital, Box 370,  Smithers, B.C. VOJ 2N0.  (6.04)847-26117  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.  Executive Director responsible to board for management of agency. Degree desirable. Must have senior  management experience.  Resume c/o Barbra Chapman, 147 S. 4th Ave., Wil-  liams Lake, B.C. V2C 1J8.  Rocky Point Services requires immediately experienced cedar shake block  cutters. Town and camp  areas. (604)284-6622.  Medical Laboratory Technician to work in three tech  lab. Must have C-S-L-T.  Required immediately. Send  resume to Administrator,  Windermere District Hospital, Bag 5,001, Invermere,  B.C. VOA 1K0.   Advertising Sales Representative. Large full colour  magazine for Northwest  Territories. Salary $25,000.  - $35,000. Travel benefits,  location Edmonton. Write:  Jake Ootes, 9821-108  Street, Ft. Saskatchewan,  Alta. T8L 2J2.   Attention owner operators!  Minimum 5% Down O.A.C.  Up to 48/mos. financing.  Payments $2500 - $3000/  mo. on 1985/1986 LTL-9000  with contracts. 1-800-242-  7757 or (604)525-3481. Ask  for Steve Simpson or  Grant Petersen. Nights  (604)299-5378.  Coastal community newspaper seeks reporter with  photographic skills and  sports interest. Send resume-Joyce Carlson, Publisher, 7030 Alberni St.,  Powell River, B.C. V8A  3S7.   NOTICES   Please attend the 1987 Port  Alice Reunion Aug. 1 &.  2nd. For more information  write 5917 Crescent Dr.,  Ladner, B.C. V4K 2E7.  Phone 1-800-663-4306.  PERSONALS ^   Attention Woodfibre Reunion 75th Birthday. July  3/87 Mill Tour, July 4 dinner, dance Squamish. July  5, picnic Squamish. Contact  D. Turner, 898-5764, Box  126, F. Wickstrom, 898-  5764, Box 96, both Brack-  endale, B.C. VON 1HO.  Dates Galore. For all ages  and unattached. Thousands  of members anxious to meet  you. Prestige Acquaintances. Call, Toll Free 1-800-  263-6673. Hours: 9 a.m. to 7  ojn.   SERVICES  Major ICBC Personal Injury  Claims? Carey Linde, Lawyer, 14 years, 1650 Duran-  leau, Vancouver. Phone collect 0-684-7798 for Free  How to Information: ICBC  Claims and Awards. "We  work only for you - never  for ICBC, and you pay us  only after we collect." Affiliated Offices in Campbell  River, Kamloops, Kelowna,  Victoria, Nanaimo. Williams  Lake, Nelson, Prince George.  Injured? Frustrated? Call  collect for free consultation  0-736-8261. Major Personal  Injury Claims. Joel A. Wen-  er, Lawyer experienced in  injury cases since 1968.  Contingency fees available.  1632 W. 7th, Vancouver.  TRAVEL   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.  Sunny Okanagan-Summer-  land. 650' private beach.  New luxury RV park. Full  facilities. Daily, weekly,  yearly ($750.), rentals available. Two families may  share yearly. (604)493-6355.  British car rentals from 9  UK pounds per day, including tax, free miles. Also  hotel packages. Creative  Britain, Box 610, Qualicum  Beach, B.C. VOE 2T0. (604)  752-5442.   Motels in Kelowna until  June 25/87. Wayside Motor  Inn, 2639 Hwy. 97 or Western Budget, 2679 Hwy. 97  with this clipped ad $15.95.  860-4454, 763-2484.   Skiers: Lake Louise, Canada's Favorite Ski Area has  6 + 5 ski holidays from  $174.; 3+3 mini-holidays  from $99.; White Sale ski  weeks from $99. Reserva-  tions-1-800-661-1158.  "Summer Camp". Three  exciting programs. Horse,  Motorcycle and Sailboard  camp. Transportation from  most major cities. For more  information call Circle "J"  Ranch - 791-5545, 100 Mile  House, B.C.   WANTED    Wanted - D8-Cat up to  1980 Double Tilt, Rippers,  Angle Blade, Rops, good  condition by April 15, Phone  (604)453-2463 or (604)378-  4996.   Wanted: "Eaton's V* 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 M5A 1S2. Coast News, April 13,1987  23.  GIBSONS RCMP  A male of Gibsons has been  charged under the Narcotic Act  with possession for the purpose  of trafficking. Twenty-four  grams of marijuana were seized  during a search of his residence  on March 30.  An RCMP tabulation of  motor vehicle accidents in the  Gibsons area in the past year  shows that in a total of 232 incidents, 98 charges were laid, 42  were hit-and-run (mainly in  parking areas, and the majority  of incidents occurred on Fridays  _>  W    ma  __���  %   _��  &  "O  O  <SZ  j-��     1/1     <&  m �� *  D   ���-*  o  3  C  (E  r MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT & PARKS  PORPOISE BAY PROVINCIAL PARK  SEWAGE DISPOSAL FACILITIES  INVITATION TO TENDER  Sealed Tenders clearly marked Contract No. 274.86.4 - Tender  for Construction of Sewage Disposal Facilities will be received by  the Ministry of Environment and Parks.  District Manager,  Geribaldi/Sunshine Coast District up to 1400 hours local time,  22nd day, April, 1987 and opened in public at that time at Porpoise Bay Park Office 6 km north of Sechelt on Porpoise Bay  Road, Box 644, Sechelt, BC VON 3A0.  The work comprises the supply and construction of one cast-in-  place reinforced concrete tank, 27,000 litres (6000 gal.) complete with dual dosing siphon and construction of two absorption  tile fields each approximately 150 metres (500 ft.) long.  Tender documents may be obtained after Wednesday, April 8th,  1987 from the office of Porpoise Bay Park upon deposit of a $25  non-refundable cheque made payable to B.C. Minister of Finance.  Tender documents may be viewed at the Amalgamated Construction Association offices in Burnaby and Vancouver.  Each Tender must be accompanied by a Bid Bond equal to 10 per  cent of the tender.price.  The lowest or any tender will not necessarily be accepted.  Technical enquiries should be directed to' Mr. Jurek Janota-  Bzowski, P. Eng. of Kerr Wood Leidal Associates Ltd. at  985-5361.  BC��S  >.  3  3  tu a < �� ��j  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO APPLY FOR A  DISPOSITION OF CROWN LAND.  In Land Recording District of Vancouver and situated W P McNab  Ck. Take notice that Guinet Management Ltd. of Vancouver intends to apply for a lease of the following lands: commencing at a  post planted at the SWcor. L2505; thence 150 m at 150; thence  400 m at 60; thence 150 m at 330; thence SW along shore to  post; containing 6 ha. more or less. The purpose for which the  disposition is required is fish farming. Comments concerning this  application may be made to the Office of the District Land  Manager, 4240 Manor St., Burnaby, B.C. V5G 1B2. (File no.  2403029).  I  5  MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT & PARKS  INVITATION TO TENDER  HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN IN RIGHT OF THE PROVINCE OF  BRITISH COLUMBIA, represented by the Ministry of Environment  and Parks (the "Ministry") invites sealed tenders, marked  Roberts Creek Provincial Park tender for Visitor Services subject  to the Conditions of Tender as provided in the Tender Package.  The Tender Package may be purchased for a twenty-five dollar  ($25.00) non-refundable fee or viewed, free of charge, at the office below. The fee must be in the form of cash or certified cheque  payable to the Minister of Finance and Corporate Relations.  Bidders must attend a mandatory site inspection or pre-bidders  meeting at the time and location specified in the Information to  Bidders In the Tender Package.  Sealed tenders will be accepted up to 12 noon (local time) on May  4, 1987 (the "Closing Date"), at the following address:  Porpoise Bay Park  Service Area  6 km north of  Sechelt, B.C.  Sealed tenders will be opened in public at the above mentioned  time and place.  The lowest or any tender will not necessarily be accepted.  District Manager  Garibaldi/Sunshine Coast District  Duly authorized representative of the Ministry  Over 50 million  parents were  inspired by Focus on  the Family. Now,  Dr. James  and Shirley  Dobson  have taken the  next dramatic  step.  Introducing a powerful  six-part film series that  will move you to  action.  mttB puBiismm  WACO, TX 76796  7:00 pm - Apr. 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31  Calvary Baptist Church  711 Park Road, Gibsons.  and   Saturdays  in   mid-afternoon.  Of the motor vehicle accidents that involved personal  injury and property damage,  140 were collisions between  motor cars, and a very small  number were between cars and  motorcycles, pedestrians,  bicycles and animals.  The largest number of accidents involved the 31 to 35 age  group (26 per cent of total,  mostly male), next is the 26 to  30 age group, followed in order  by these groups; 21 to 35, 51 to  55 and 61 to 70.  Chief contributing factors -in  motor vehicle accidents were  alcohol and undue care, and to  a much smaller degree, failure  to yield and speed.  There have been recent thefts  of boom chains in the Gibsons  and Gambier areas. If you have  any information call 886-TIPS.  Any information concerning  a lost diamond stick pin would  be appreciated by calling the  above number.  SECHELT RCMP  A 24 year old Sechelt resident  was charged with Possession of  a Narcotic for the purpose of  trafficking as a result of a  search in the Tuwanek area.  Police seized 150 grams of marijuana valued at approximately  $1000.  Over the weekend, police attended to several loud parties.  The public are reminded that  charges can be laid in the  District of Sechelt under the  Noise By-law.  Vandals damaged three glass  doors at Chatelech High  School. Damage is estimated at  $800.  A portable generator and gas  were stolen when a residence at  Sakinaw Lake was broken into.  A residence on Highway 101  in West Sechelt was broken into  and several thousand dollars  worth of property stolen. Police  are continuing their investigation.  On April 1, a single vehicle  accident on Highway 101 in  Davis Bay resulted in a Sechelt  resident being taken to hospital  with serious injuries. Police are  continuing their investigation  and several charges are pending.  If you know anything about  any of these offences, call  Crimestoppers at 886-TIPS,  thats 886-8477. You may be  eligible for a cash award and  anonimity is guaranteed.  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  GIBSONS  Glassford Road 11:15 am  Sunday School 11:OOam  ST. JOHN'S  Davis Bay 9:30 am  Sunday School 9:30 am  Rev. Alex G. Reid  Church Telephone 886-2333   4k4t4t   NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP  NEW TESTAMENT  CHURCH  5836 Wharf Ave., Sechelt        L  Home of New life Christian  'Academy KDG to Gr. 12  Now Enrolling '"  Services Times        Sun., 10:30am  Mid Week Wed., 7:30 pm  Youth Group Fri., 7:30 pm  Women's Prayer      Thurs., 10 am  Pastor Ivan Fox  885-4775 or 885-2672  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  -3(kS(k J(t_  ���^l fl(4 Sfi���  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   atkatkat.   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  ��� ��\n\ ��jk 4E& .   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   ������   CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  711 Park Road, Gibsons  9:30 am Family Bible School  11:00 am Worship Service  Weekly Home Fellowship Groups  Rev. Dale D. Peterson, Pastor  Arlys Peters, Minister of Music  Church Office: 886-2611  THE SECHELT PARISH  of the ANGLICAN CHURCH  j     ,   ST. HILDA'S (Sechelt)  8arh^ Holy Communion  9:30 am Church School  9:30 arri Family Service  ST. ANDREW'S (Madeira Park)  11:30 am  885-5019   *>.*.* ;  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  ^It^fr $t��   CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  SOCIETY  SERVICES  Sunday Service &  Sunday School 11:45 am  Wednesday 8 pm  in United Church Building  Davis Bay  886-7906   885-2506  _*J��*j|(l-  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   *t*��.*t   THE CHURCH OF JESUS  CHRIST OF 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  ~3&4tt JK&-  SALVATION ARMY Camp Sunrise  Langdale (beside ferry)  Sunday School  Morning Worship  Evening Fellowship  John & Bev Studiman, 886-7232  9:45 am  11:00 am  7:00 pm  /WV>=  * WE'RE OVERSTOCKED  --____> W!TH G0QD PAWNED  m g^V\/\A^    CARS & TRUCKS. WITH  40 NEW TRUCKS COMING, WE NEED ROOM  VEHICLE  Retail  E  8,972  6,990  10,560  SOLD  7,242  9,695  7,495  11,495  '86 OLDS CiERA  2 dr., auto, air, stereo 14,995  '86 SPECTRUM  4 dr., auto, cassette, 10,000 km  '86 FIREFLY  2 dr., 5 spd., 3600 km, Warranty  '86 BUICK CENTURY  4 dr., auto, PS, PB, 6 pass.  '85 CAMER0  coupe, 305, auto  '85 CAVALIER  4 dr., 4 cyl., 5 spd.  '84 CELEBRITY  4 dr., auto, 2-tone  '84 NISSAN MICRA  2 dr., 4 cyl., 5 spd., cassette  '83 AIRIES SW  4 cyl., auto, low miles  '83 OLDS CIERA  4 dr., loaded  '83 OLDS SW  V8, auto, wood grain  '82 NISSAN 4 dr.  '81 PONT. GRAN PRIX  '81 FIREBIRD  '81 FORD ESCORT  '81 CHEVETTE  '80 COUGAR XR7  '80 OMNI  '80 CHEVETTE (Red)  '80 CHEVETTE (Beige)  '80 CITATION  '80 VOLARE  79 MERCURY SW  79 OLDS CUTLASS SW  78 MONARCH 6 cyl., 4 spd.  78 MONTE CARLO  78 DODGE ASPEN  78 AMC MATADOR  78 BUICK SKYLARK  77 MUSTANG 2,495  77 MAVERICK 2,495  76 BUICK REGAL 4,495  75 DODGE MONACO  74 COUGAR  73 CADILLAC  70 VOLKSWAGEN 1,799  7,995  9,295  4,995      4,325  5,995      4,910  SOLD  9,895     7,775  5,495      4,510  SOLD  SOLD  3,695 2,980  2695 1,840  4,995 3,860  2,495 1,825  2,995 1,350  2,995 1,400  SOLD  3,495      2,660  2,995      2,015  SOLD  2,295      1,685  SOLD  2,995      2,120  695  SOLD  1,800  1,430  3,580  495  595  395  1,200  81 CHEV 4x4  loaded, air  81 FORD F150  6 cylk., std., canopy  80 GMC 1500  Diesel, auto  80 DODGE BOOGIE VAN  Executive conv.  80 FORD VAN  Propane conversion  80 CHEV 10  Diesel, auto  77 CHEV VAN  Semi-camperized  77 FORD SUPERCAB  SOLD  6,495 5,265  4,695 3,700  7,995      6,660  1,995  3,695      3,120  2,495 1,950  3,995      3,495  '82 LINCOLN  Fully loaded, roof, 54 km 15,995  '80 RIVIERA  Fully loaded 9,995  74 CHEV MOTORHOME  Trailer conversion 6,000  21 ft. LAYT0N TRAILER 6,495  11.5 CAMPER 2,995  8 CAMPER 2,995  8  5,l  5,000  2,!  2,  885-5131  MDL 5792  < i  WHARF RD., SECHELT Toll Free-684-6924 Coast News, April 13,1987  Dedication on Saturday  by George Bodt  Guess Where  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 Gina Crosby of Box 553, Gibsons who correctly located the  hitching post at Bonniebrook Beach.  Water zoning  enrages SCRD  The amendment to water  zoning which removes  aquaculture as a permitted use  in a W-l zone is being held up in  Victoria although the Sunshine  Coast Regional District (SCRD)  gave it third reading almost 18  months ago. The amendment  was delayed by objections from  the Ministry of Forests and  Lands, but in a letter received at  last week's meeting of the  Regional Board, the Regional  Director from the Ministry said  that they are now prepared to  support the amendment.  The reason cited for the  change of heart was that Wood  Bay Salmon Farms is now  satisfied that "they may operate  and develop fully to the extent  allowed within their salmon  farm production plan."  Area A Director Gordon  Wilson was outraged at the  delay. He said that the by-law  was being stalled to meet the  needs of one company. "They  have sat on this until Wood Bay  has put in everything they want.  Zoning is being legislated by  one interest and not the elected  representatives," he told the  meeting.  Wilson suggested that the entire affair may end up in the law  courts, although he didn't specify in what regard, and that it  would be useful for directors to  sit down and write out their  recollections of their most recent meeting with the former  Minister of Lands and Forests,  Jack Kempf.  Another issue which Wilson  brought up regarding the Wood  Bay operation was that he had  been informed recently of their  intention to install a large dock  and landing facility and process  fish on a large scale. Although  he had not had time yet to investigate this matter further, he  told the board it was his under-  Environment  Conference  The recent national conference involving labour, industry, government and 44 environmental groups on the proposed Environment Protection  Act was proclaimed a surprising  success by Sunshine Coast Environment Protection Project  (SCEPP) representative Carol  Rubin.  "Two areas of consensual  agreement were particularly  gratifying," she told the Coast  News in an interview. "First, all  stakeholders, including representatives from chemical and  mining industries, called for the  entrenchment of an Environmental Bill of Rights in  The Act which would, among  other things, give all Canadians  the right to a safe, healthy environment and give citizens official standing in court to bring  action against industry and  government polluters.  "Second, there was across the  board agreement that The Act  be redrafted immediately to put  emphasis on the environment  for its own sake rather than as a  system on \vhich human life  depends.  "These basic agreements are  a significant breakthrough and  we're counting on the government to incorporate them when  the legislation receives first  reading in June."  Those attending the conference also agreed that a more  comprehensive act is necessary  to protest the environment and  have called for further consultation on possible amendments to  be written into The Act in the  future.  standing that under the current  lease, the company was not  allowed to process anyone else's  fish.  In the meantime, 96 residents  from Wood Bay to the Francis  Peninsula have signed a petition  requesting the W-l zoning be  extended to cover their area.  The Gibsons Lifeboat Station  Society is pleased to announce  that a lifeboat for the waters  around Gibsons and the Howe  Sound has become a reality.  On Saturday April 18, 1987,  the new lifeboat station will be  dedicated and the Gibsons  lifeboat officially launched.  The opening ceremonies will  be held in the Marine Room  underneath the Gibsons Public  Library, 464 South Fletcher  Road, Gibsons, starting at 11  am, to be followed by the launching of no. 7 lifeboat at the  ramp of the Gibsons Marina.  The public is invited to attend  the ceremonies.  The lifeboat is presently leased from M & P Mercury in Burnaby and the station has the option to buy this boat when  capital funds are available. It is  with great pleasure that the new  Gibsons lifeboat will be  dedicated   to   Captain  W.M.  York Higgs, our local marine  rescue expert who has spent  countless hours to design  beacons and location finders, to  improve the chances of survival  for men at sea.  It was Captain Higgs who  originally looked into the  possibility of a lifeboat station  in Gibsons. The challenge of a  new station was taken up by a  group     of     enthusiastic  volunteers, who met with Jim  Condon, the Secretary-  Treasurer of the British Columbia Lifeboat Society and the  North Shore station, who have  been in operation for five years.  Since that meeting the local  station has acquired more than  100 members, had a big display  in the Sunnycrest Mall and has  just finished a very successful  garage sale.  At the moment the Gibsons  crew is servicing and equipping  the lifeboat. After the official  launching two weeks of intensive training in rescue procedures, boat handling, radio  procedures and first aid will be  held and the lifeboat will go into  full time service on May 1,  1987.  The Gibsons lifeboat crew  would like to take this opportunity to thank the community  for the tremendous support that  has been given  Foreshore planning  loses priority position  The subject of studies which  are almost completed or about  to be done dominated the agenda of the Foreshore Planning  Committee meeting last Friday.  Bruce Morgan from the  Ministry of Environment and  Parks started off the meeting by  describing a study that his  department has been doing on  foreshore uses in Area A.  The first stage of the research  used Hardy Island as a prototype for establishing criteria  which will result in a computer  generated map with a biological  breakdown of the shoreline.  The information will be  available on individual site  maps and will be very specific.  Although this initial phase  will be complete by the end of  the month, Morgan said that  the study as a whole has been  bumped down the priority list  since the various provincial  departments have undergone  shifts in jurisdiction.  The Regional District is partially funding the study and the  committee agreed to send a letter to Environment and Parks  asking for an update on the  study and estimated completion  dates.  Catherine Berris, who acted  as a consultant on the recently  completed Sechelt/Sunshine  Coast Coastal Resource Identification Study for the Ministry  of Forests and Lands, gave a  summary of the study results.  After consultation with a  wide variety of user groups a  map has been produced which  divides areas into four  categories of criteria for finfish  farm applications.  Even the areas designated as  acceptable for finfish aquacul  ture development will be required to meet the three kilometre spacing requirement  recommended in the Gillespie  Inquiry before they will be put;  through the normal application;  process. ;  Areas which are considered  important or critical to other  user groups will be more dif-:  ficult for finfish farm applicants,  to locate in. They will be re-:  quired to notify the groups with;  conflicting interests and over-;  come their concerns before an;  application will be processed.   \  In spite of the fact that  Sechelt District Municipal*  Council has stated that they  wish to encourage aquaculture,'  the foreshore which falls within,'  their jurisdiction has been noted:  on the map as "restricted finfish,  Please turn to page 11 \  ^m&^  ECONOMY  PERFORMANCE  RADIAL FROM  '*&*',  PREMIUM  PERFORMANCE  RADIAL FROM  m  OUR BEST  ALL-SEASON  RADIAL FROM  P175/70R13  Raised white letter  EAGLE ST  ECONOMY ALL-SEASON  RADIAL FROM  PI55/80R13  P185/70R13 Outline white letter  EAGLE GT  P155/80RU  VECTOR WHITEWALL ^  SIZE  P185/70R14  P195/70R14  SIZE  PI65/80R13  P175/80R13  TIEMPO  H             SIZE  PRICE  v;  ���       P165/80RI3  $55.80  H       P185/80R13  62.70  >-'  ���       PI85/75R14  66.90  ���       P195/75R14  68.70  M       P205/75R14  71.70  '���J  ���       P205/75R15  74.70  HL     P215/75R15  78.90  M       P225/75R15  84.90  i  H       P23.V75R15  87.90  7  ���MA^k^^VMlAr,    ��.a  "^k  r ^fcL_r"- 4^3  P185/80RI3  P175/70R13  P185/70R13  P175/75R14  P185/75RI4  P195/75R14  P205/75R14  P185/70R14  P205/70R14  PI95/75R15  P205/75R15  PRICE  $ 76.80  83.70  86.70  88.80  92.70  86.70  88.80  92.70  96.90  99.90  106.80  98.70  P215/75R15  P225/75RI5  P235/75R15  102.90  107.70  111.90  117.70  P205/70R14  P195/60R14  P205/60RI4  P215/60R14  P235/60R14  P225/70R15  P215/65R15  P205/60R15  PRICE  $125.70  127.80  133.80  130.80  131.70  132.90  143.70  150.90  139.80  SIZE  "P185770RT3"  P195/70RI3  P205/60R13  P195/70R14  P205/70R14  P215/70R14  P225/70R14  P195/60R14  P215/60R14  P235/60R14  P245/60R14  P225/70R15  P235/70R15  P245/60R15  P255/60R15  130.80  169.80  177.90  P215/65R15  PRICE  rmsu  88.80  91.80  96.90  101.70  104.70  110.70  98.70  100.80  109.80  116.70  113.70  116.70  P245/60R15  P255/60R15  P275/6QR15  106.80  122.70  127.80  141.90  <=:  Expiry Date  April 25, 1987  ��Ot  KAL iTIRE  GOODf YEAR  Takes you heme.  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