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 'i^f-j^^.f^-^.-: ���  52  s  n  3  \i  B  ^,a��ve Library  lament Bui7dings  Dy iiwv   Drafting a by-law with sharp  teeth in it to really put the bite  on pit bulls, the Sunshine Coast  Regional District (SCRD) dog  control committee January 12  decided to recommend fines as  high as $5000 for owners of  vicious dogs.  Committee members meeting  at Sechelt agreed bull terriers  shouldn't be singled out and  named in the new by-law, but  that the new law should apply to  vicious dogs generally.  SCRD dog catcher Howard  89.8  a child recently had  r_ ��bitten off by a dog.  "That's disfigurement. There  should be a serious penalty," he  said.  Enforcement officer Byard  related how he recently went into the bush after some suspect  dogs.  "They surrounded me. I had  no weapon. They started nipping. There's a lot of them along  the power line," he said.  He was bitten twice and  claimed Workmen's Compensation.  The committee agreed the fee  for impounding a vicious dog  should be $200. Committeeman  Harry Almond noted the fee for  impounding being considered  was $20, "but it really is a big  job when it's a vicious dog," he  said.  SCRD Chairman Peggy Connor suggested they double the  $20. But the committee went for  $200.  Committee member Bernice  Chamberlin said the maximum  fine for repeated or unusually  serious offences of harboring a  vicious dog should be several  thousand dollars. "These (dogs)  can be really damaging," she  said.  Committee member Len  Wray of Gibsons, an SPCA inspector, suggested a minimum  fine of $500 and a maximum of  $5000.  "You're brutal," said committee chairman Brett  McGillivray, an SCRD director.  "But they're brutal,"  retorted Wray.  "Clearly there's a measure of  judgment. Once it's (the by-law)  published, people are going to  get the feeling that we're  serious," said chairman  McGillivray.  McGillivray said, "I think we  can have this (by-law) in place  in two weeks." (The recommendation has to be approved finally yet by the SCRD board.)  The committee decided to  adopt the vicious dog by-law  ticket form used by West Vancouver, as recommended by  their enforcement officer.  Chairman McGillivray started the committee deliberations  by introducing a report on a  possible draft by-law. The  report contained various terms  taken from numerous other  such by-laws now law in various  Vancouver area communities.  North Vancouver has the  same amounts* for fines that the  committee chose to recommend. But North Vancouver  has the added maximum alternative of a jail sentence, it was  said.  The committee agreed there  should be a minimum, $1080  fine set so judges couldn't let  culprits off too easily. ';  "We should really put the  bite on them," said the enforcement officer. -:  "We need a by-law with teeth  in it," said chairman  McGillivray.  SCRD dog fines don't apply  in Sechelt or Gibsons.  The Sunshine  Published on the Sunshine Coast        25* per copy on news stands    January 16,1989       Volume 43       Issue 3  needed  by Harold Blaine  Pressing to hold onto a tie in the Men's League playoffs, the Buccaneer Marina team here keeps things hot and heavy around the  Gibsons Kings goal Wednesday night at the Sunshine Coast Arena.  Bucs won (see league results in the Sports section). ���Vera Elliott photo  Sechelt teacher seeks  B.C. NDP nomination  Sechelt primary school  teacher and human rights activist, Roger Lagasse, has  declared his intention to seek  the New Democratic Party  nomination for the coming provincial election.  In a prepared news release at  the weekend, Lagasse announced his candidacy stating: "I  have been approached by a local  group, have received encouragement from other individuals  and, with the full support of my  wife, Denise, I decided to get involved."  Lagasse, the 32 year old  father of two, believes the next  provincial election will focus on  environmental, human rights,  conflict and development issues.  "The dioxin contamination  of Howe Sound and the oil slick  crisis on the West Coast will ensure the environment will play  an important role in our constituency (Mackenzie)," said  Lagasse.  ROGER LAGASSE  NDP CANDIDATE  "A growing number of  residents are becoming aware  and concerned about the proximity of the Nanoose underwater weapons testing range in  Georgia Strait just 12 miles  from Halfmoon Bay. U.S.  nuclear weapons capable submarines, barred from densely  populated American ports use  Vancouver Harbour ��� and Nanoose Bay over the protests of  local residents. It's high time  B.C. were declared a nuclear  free zone."  According to Lagasse, the  provincial government is in  violation of the United Nations  Universal Declaration of  Children's Rights.  "The right to equal opportunity for education is  guaranteed by the United Nations. By increasing tuition  dramatically over the year, the  government has effectively  reduced access to post-  secondary education for  students from average income  ba6kgrounds.  "By allowing public schools  to be underfunded while increasing subsidies to private  schools, the provincial government is promoting educational  elitism," he said.  Lagasse said by shifting the  tax burden onto local school  boards, regional disparities are  growing where rich communities can afford to finance  schools adequately while less affluent districts have to run on  shoelace budgets.  On the Inside  Restructuring letter P*3  SCRD emblem artist P-4  Jaws of Life. *>o  Project Fast Find P.10  Minor Hockey Week P-15  More Pender water P.16  Dies in crash  Hazel Mattice, 80, died as a result of a car crash at 3 pm,  January 8. She was a passenger in a northbound vehicle involved in a head-on accident with a southbound vehicle approximately one kilometre north of Francis Peninsula Road  in Madeira Park.  Mattice was taken by ambulance to St. Mary's Hospital  and was pronounced dead upon arrival. The recent heavy  snowfall had left the roads icy and driving conditions poor,  according to the RCMP Highway Patrol.  Earthquakes are a virtual certainty in the Sunshine Coast  area. One is overdue, retired  local engineer Dennis Shuttleworth told the Sunshine  Coast emergency executive  committee at Sechelt December  12.  Because of the geology below  this area there are movements in  the various sections of the  earth's crust that could produce  earthquakes from five different  sources. Some tremors could be  as strong or stronger that the recent Armenian earthquake or  the famous San Francisco earthquake, engineer Shuttleworth  said.  It's not a question of if there  is an earthquake here, it's a  question of when, where and  how much. Thflikeliest epicen-  r tre for an eaithquake here is  under the lower Gulf Islands, he  said.  The major risk here from  earthquakes is the possibility  hills will slide into the sea. Shuttleworth mentioned the School  Road hill in Gibsons as an example, but warned the same  thing can happen to any such  hill along the Sunshine Coast.  Advocating preparation for  any such disaster, Shuttleworth  said there should be plans in  each local area. Various communities could be expected to be  cut off due to sinking of sections of Highway 101, or burial  of stretches of the highway  under rock and rubble.  Communication (both power  and telephone) could be cut.  Available machinery would be  used to rescue people and  wouldn't be available for road  building..  Rescue units should be considered for each local area.  Needed would be heat or sound  detectors, perhaps sniffer dogs,  to find people underneath rubble.  "The time to do it is now, not  the day after. If they'd been  prepared in Armenia, they  would have saved a lot more  lives," said Shuttleworth.  The Sunshine Coast is highly  fortunate in the type of structures it has, from the point of  view of earthquakes. Wood  frame homes are very flexible  when enduring earthquake  temors and stand up well, he  said.  Unreinforced concrete isn't  flexible and falls apart. Reinforced concrete holds together  against breakage and stands up  well if on a flexible foundation.  The most dangerous building  ji an earthquake is one built of  bricks. Brick chimneys and  fireplaces are also earthquake  hazards, as evidenced parf  ticularly in the Armenian and in  Italian earthquakes, the  engineer said.  "Glass is a lethal weapon On  a quake). If distorted it will  fail," he said, warning that  heavy glass covered pictures  should be removed if they're  hanging over beds.  Tall furniture should be  secured to wooden uprights in  the walls, or it will fall on occupants, he said. A booklet on  earthquakes is available and  copies have been placed in local  libraries.  The Sunshine Coast Regional  District (SCRD) board's  emergency measures committee  was also warned about several  other potential disasters for  which advance planning could:  be considered. These were:  airliner crashes, oil spills at sea,  and hazardous material spills on  land.  SCRD emergency planning  co-ordinator   Arthur   McPhee  said in view of the recent airliner  crashes in  England and our  location within the holding pat-;  tern area for Vancouver airport,  we should be prepared for the I  possibility   of   such   disasters  here. In the recent British crash, ���  18 ambulances were required ."  for about 170 passengers. Here:f.-  in the recent disaster simulation -���  involving 30 people we ran out-*.;  of ambulances.  "We   should   look   at   theY  availability of equipment here," :,  he siad. Y;.  Ken  Moore  of the  Coast".  Guard   Auxiliary,   answered  questions about oil spills like the u.  current one coating the western ���:��  shore of Vancouver Island.       '.*  "Here we should consider a Y  volunteer orgainzation for such Y.  disasters and the preparation of Y  a headquarters plan. It should ��.!'  be   decided   who   would   coordinate action in such an in- Y  stance   under   the   Provincial ���  Emergency Program (PEP), he Y  said. Y  "It's terrible. It really is. The >  Coast Guard and the B.C. De- :]  partment of the Environment :^  don't talk to each other (in the .:���;  Vancouver Island oil spill)," Y  said emergency co-ordinator >  McPhee. ���:  "There's a gap. This could -.  happen to us. I can't unders- -[:  tand why PEP wasn't called (to J:  co-ordinate the oil spill cleanup -  on land)," he said.  "Prevention is so much more :  important than reaction," said :  McPhee.  MacLarty quits Sechelt counci  Another Sunshine Coast  politician has withdrawn from  .public office citing health concerns. On January 11, Sechelt  Alderman   Nancy   MacLarty  submitted her resignation from  the municipal district council.  In her letter to Clerk-  administrator Malcolm Shanks,  MacLarty   wrote,   "Over  the.  past month it has become increasingly evident to me and my  cardiologist that the stresses of  public office have worked to the  detriment of my health. I have  been advised that to continue as  . alderman would only cause me  further health problems.  "Therefore I feel that to continue in my elected capacity  would not only be putting my  health in jeopardy but would  also be unfair to council and the  electorate. I would be unable to  work with and for them with all  the strength and vigor the job  deserves."  "I feel badly," MacLarty  told the Coast News. "I'm not a  quitter and I feel as if I'm letting  people down, the people who  depend on me.  "But I want them to know  that I'm still here to listen and  point them in the right direction  when they need help. That's the  part of being alderman that I  liked best."  Closing dates for nomination  for the by-election to replace  MacLarty is February 13.  Should a by-election be held it  will take place on March 4.  rfjfreStoSifc^SiSIfciS  ,.-. w-*-., Jl .*,��r^Kc-**-^^'^  ��:i*ci!?*^ptfzB*l&* Coast News, January 16,1989  lUHHiMHMmmMwiwwimumi nmrnamm minima���m^www^  Stop the abuse  The British Columbia Medical Association, in full  voice, is cheering for the provincial government's recently  announced attack on alcohol and drug abuse.  The attack is whole-heartedly supported by this  newspaper. So should it be supported up and down every  street, road and byway of the Sunshine Coast.  The reasons for this are too compelling and numerous  to mention. One of them that we put on the top of our list  is that hundreds of thousands of children are born each  year in North America, children who are emotionally and  physically crippled, retarded, handicapped or nonfunctional to the point of being human vegetables, all  because their mothers use alcohol and illicit drugs.  We say all that is too horrible to contemplate, too awful  and too terrible to tolerate!  As part of the provincial anti-abuse effort, a Sunshine  Coast citizen organization is starting to work. It's called  Action: Drug and Alcohol Service Society. It deserves full  public support (see story elsewhere in this edition).  One-third of all B.C. hospital admissions are alcohol  related, says Dr. David Blair, B.C. medical society president.  "British Columbia has the highest per capita consumption of alcohol, as well as the highest prevalence of traffic  accidents, suicide and cirrhosis of the liver in Canada. Important next steps for B.C. should include returning our  legal drinking age to 21 and labelling alcoholic beverages  as a health hazard," says Dr. Blair in a January 5 news  release endorsing the provincial government's $137 million  three-year attack on alcohol and drug abuse.  Dr. Blair said the medical association policy urges the  B.C. government to move now to bring our province into  step with new U.S. legislation under which alcohol products will have to carry warning labels after November  1989.  "This especially makes sense with the Canada/U.S.  trade agreement coming into effect. Otherwise B.C.  alcohol products will have to be packaged differently for  sale south of the border," he said.  The medical society president also said the need for raising the drinking age to its previous level of 21 is supported  by statistics on drinking/driving deaths and injuries  statistics which caused all U.S. states to raise their drinking  age.  Facts about the property destruction and human life  devastation are to be publicized and emphasized during the  three-year provincial anti-substance abuse campaign.  Hopefully this will produce an emotional allergic reaction  in the public mind against all these mind-altering and intoxicating habit-forming things.  It seems clear we must either endure the havoc drugs  and alcohol cause, or else get them out of our lives.  To make the B.C. campaign pay off, a lot of people are  going to have to turn their backs on drugs and alcohol.  Hopefully they will!  th�� filet of the COAST NEWS  5 YEARS AGO  With half the local health unit's three nurses away on  maternity leave, nurse visits to schools were suspended  by the medical health officer because of cuts in the provincial health budget.  Dan Crosby, a graduate of Elphinstone Secondary  School, was hired as wharfinger at Gibsons Harbour.  Elphinstone Electors Association returned Joan  Mahlman as president during its annual election of officers.  Chatelech Eagles beat Elphinstone Eagles 53 to 45 in  senior boys high school basketball.  In senior girls high school basketball Chatelech finished  second in a four team Gibsons tourney behind Seycove  Panthers.  10 YEARS AGO  A break-in at the Seaview Market netted thieves approximately $200 worth of cigarettes. A quantity of antique furniture was stolen from a residence on the Ocean Beach  Esplanade.  John Haff of the UBC department of architecture was in  Gibsons to meet village planner Rob Buchan. Haaf and  Gorman inspected the old Corlett property being considered as the site for the Eileen Glassford Memorial  Theatre.  20 YEARS AGO  Two new members of the Sechelt district school board  are Dr. Walter Burtnick and the Reverend Barry Jenks.  The 60 millionth seedling tree in a reforestation programme was planted in December.  30 YEARS AGO  A Marine Drive landmark has gone. The cherry tree has  been cut down by the occupant of the house next to the  Coast News. The tree is reported to have been planted in  1912 by George Gibson.  35 YEARS AGO  John Cotton, serving in the RCAF and presently stationed in the Laurentians, and his brother Ralph H. Cotton of  Roberts Creek, president of the Legion Branch 219, have  both been honoured by receiving the Queen's Coronation  Medal.  40 YEARS AGO  Discussions start at Sechelt's St. Hilda's Church favouring construction of a parish hall.  The Sunshine  Published by GLASSFORD PRESS LTD.  Editorial: Harold Blaine   Vern Elliott  Production:  Jane Stuart  Bonnie McHeffey  Bev Cranston  Advertising:  Fran Burnside  John Gilbert  Liz Tarabochia  ^���       (*C*KlA  The Sunshine COAST NEWS is a locally owned newspaper, published on the Sunshine Coast, B.C. every Monday by Glassford Press  Ltd., Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0. Gibsons Tel. 886-2622 or  886-7817; Sechelt Tel. 885-3930. Second Class Mall 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  AL WAS THE ONLY ONE IN GIBSONS TO WRESTLE WITH H/S PROBLEM  IN PUBLIC. N,  Mainstream Canada  Excessive collateral  demands hit growth  by Ann M. Smith  One of the main reasons it is  so difficult to sustain any meaningful pressure on the very  powerful banking community in  this country is because most  financial institutions are experts  at deflecting criticism. Lord  knows they've had enough  practice.  It will be interesting then to  follow the bankers' reaction to  an enormous and not very flattering study recently. compiled  by the Canadian Federation of J  Independent Business. This  study, the most comprehensive  ever undertaken on small  business financing in Canada,  shows that one third of small  firms in "the country are  dissatisfied with the size, terms  and transaction details relating  to their financing experiences.  Conducted in the fall of 1987,  CFIB sent the complex, four  page survey to approximately  10,000 of its 80,000 members  and then spent nearly a full year  analyzing the results it extracted  from the 3,217 respondents.  (The regional breakdown, sample size and composition used  for the survey are representative  of the entire small business sector in Canada.)  One of the most significant  findings gleaned from this study  was conclusive evidence that  many of the problems small  business people face when dealing with their bankers is  primarily the result of internal  bank structure and lending  policies as opposed to so called  risks and or shortcomings of the  individual small business.  According to the CFIB's  Chief Economist and Director  of Research, Catherine Swift,  the very high turnover rate of  bank personnel has a particularly negative effect on terms of  financing.  "Account managers," she  says, "especially those specializ  ing in small business, are simply  not staying in their jobs long  enough to develop an adequate  understanding of their clients'  needs, especially in rural areas  of the country.  "We have found that this  high turnover rate (30 percent  said they had faced three or  more account managers over a  three year period) negatively affects the terms and conditions  of financing offered to the small  business client."  And once the problem with  account, managers was identified, Swift says, a host of  other irritants began to surface.  One in three respondents, for  example, cited collateral as their  most significant concern. It  seems, then, that most banks  are making lending decisions  based on an entrepreneur's  ability to provide collateral. Excessive collateral demands, adds  Swift, very often stifle potential  growth within this leading job  creation sector.  "Dealing with the small J  business owner only once a year \  just doesn't provide these firms \  with the depth of relationship ;  required to demonstrate their ;  personal ability or commitment ;  to the business." ;  Because of the sheer scope I  and size of this study, it would :  be impossible to cover all of the ;  findings in this short length. In \  the weeks to come, however, we '  will be digging into the specifics *  of this 112 page document and, \  at the same time, looking for *  ways   to   improve   the   small ;.  business/banker relationship. If J'.  the   financial   community   is \  serious about improved service >*  to this all important customer ;-  group, it will listen to the fin- >  dings and recommendations in- ^  itiated from this report. /-  ******** \L  Editor's   Note:   Ann   Smith ,~  prepares this column for this >  newspaper on  behalf of the >  Canadian   Federation   of   In- >  dependent Business. >  Union viewpoint  Environmental goals  of pulp firm sincere  by Hugh McNab  I am writing to those readers  who are curious about Howe  Sound Pulp and Paper's  discharge of organochlorines  and dioxins in Howe Sound. By  illustrating a sequence of events  over the last few years, perhaps,  for some, a clearer picture of  the controversy will be painted.  My viewpoint and knowledge  of this issue stems from my role  as a union representative on the  joint labour/management Environmental Committee. I've  worked at HSPP for over 12  years in the bleach plant (the  origin of organochlorines, and  dioxins).  In 1985 the Environmental  Protection Agency in the USA  released a National Dioxin  Report targeting the use of  chlorine in the bleach plant as a  source of dioxin pollution.  On November 26, 1986, the  Swedish government confirmed  the findings and intensified their  research leading to a regulation  of dioxins produced by pulp  and paper mills, hospital incinerators, leaded gas, and  other sources. The TOCL emissions level of 3.2 kg/ton from  bleached pulp in August 1988  was going to be further reduced  to 1.5 kg/ton.  December 14, 1987, Howe  Sound Pulp and Oji Paper of  Japan merged 50-50 to create  the Howe Sound Pulp and  Paper Company. Modernization and expansion plans were  announced, costing $635  million. The costs now being  realized are $1 billion, with offshore financing to complete the  remainder of the project. At  that time the decision was made  to make HSPP the cleanest  anywhere, using the latest proven technology. Money was not  to be a hindrance.  On May 16, 1988, Environmental Canada, Health  and Welfare, and Fisheries and  Oceans released the results of a  dioxin, furan study undertaken  at 14 pulp and paper mills in  four provinces. Higher levels  had been identified in the  digestive gland of the dungeness  crabs at Port Mellon, Woodfibre and Prince Rupert.  At this time 20 ppt was a level  of concern for Health and  Welfare which later in August  1988 adopted the Nato Tonic  Equilvancy (TEQ) Standard used in European countries as a  means to evaluate the furans,  and organochlorines in relation  to 2378 TCDD for the sake of  regulations. The results of the  May 16 study for Port Mellon  showed crab muscle zero for  TCDD, 400 ppt TCDF (40  TEQ), crab 'butter' or digestive  gland 642 ppt 2378 TCDD,  24,968 (249 TEQ) TCDF.  The dioxin and furan concentrations are measured in parts  per trillion (ppt). To give some  idea of scale, 1 ppt is equal to  about 1 second in 32,000 years,  or ,5mm of the distance on a  journey to the moon. Health  and Welfare Canada has expressed these tiny amounts as  'worrisome' and is now following Sweden's lead and is asking,  'Is any level of dioxin safe?'  The EPA in the US has  established a level of concern of  1 ppb (1 part per billion). A  scandal erupted when the EPA  was taken to court for suppressing its own evidence on the problem.  In October of 1988 I made  phone calls to Paprican (Pulp  and Paper Research Institute of  Canada) which revealed they  were organizing a sampling program for the pulp mills in  Canada beginning with B.C.  The testing will be done in Port  Mellon during this coming  February.  Around this time the wood  preservative pentachlorophenal  was found to be a precursor to  dioxins in the bleach plant when  these contaminated wood chips  were used. The company instructed its chip suppliers they  would not be accepting contaminated wood chips.  I advised our members at the  October general meeting concerning the health hazard in  eating local prawns and crabs.  In November I spoke to a  crab fisherman off the dock at  Port Mellon, and we discussed  our concerns. It was puzzling to  us the situation, the area was  open.  On December 1 a second  dioxin study was released showing at Port Mellon, crab muscle  7 TCDD, 201 TCDF (20 TEQ).  No information was given for  the digestive gland. On that day  the fisheries were closed.  Quoting Fisheries and Oceans  "Catch statistics indicated approximately 60 per cent of the  prawn harvest valued at  $133,000 in 1987 was gathered  in the closed sub-areas in Howe  Sound." The season was to  open December 2.  So ends the sequence of  events.  It's my view the fishermen  were treated unkindly by the  government, as they could very  well have been warned of an impending closure, with the opportunity to make other plans.  I've watched the equipment the  company has ordered over the  last year, and the approach they  have taken in compensating  Fisheries for a loss of feeding  habitat due to the expansion.  I know their wishes for a  clean environment to be sincere.  This is some scientific controversy about what constitutes  a health hazard for human beings.  However, this hasn't influenced the company to fall  short of its goal to have the  cleanest pulp mill. It is notable  with the company taking its  own initiative, the environmental groups raising the awareness  of the public, the government of  Canada conducting research  and showing concern. The provincial government has seemingly only offered political  rhetoric. .-. .-[ .-r-i:- - r-s^*  :.r^^rV^'t-v^*'^:"v^-?Kv*l'^.'V~ir^  mfffm^jkjmm^m**immi wmyiwuaiwnmnwwii'im y> �����*�����'���  tt'i ~-'^,~_ r^-.' vr;'lt"^;;^*.sirS'^'^ir^^:vr ^-^v.^V--^"- =v~^' v ..^r ��- .Y'-'.-'-J^-U- -'C��m  ��������..'.-,.���;.- .-.*---,  Coast News, January 16,1989  &}Qi^Y x|S'i^^iEE(M^''i^^^UjK:  Editor's note: a copy of the  following has been received for  publication.  Premier VanderZalm  Victoria, B.C.  Dear Mr. Premier:  Our, association requests your  assistance with respect to the  restructuring study, with which  the Town of Gibsons has been  involved for the past 18 months.  We offer the following points  for your consideration:  1. In mid-1986 petitions were  circulated in the rural areas and  approximately, 2000 names,  representing the vast majority  of electors unequivocally opposed inclusion within the  municipal boundaries of the  Town of Gibsons.  2. A public meeting was held  earlier this year, with several  hundred people in attendance  and although many people voiced their objection, not one  member of the public spoke in  favour of restructure.  3. Funding for the present  study was obtained from the  ministry of municipal affairs on  false information, with respect  to public opposition.  4. The rural communities in  Electoral Areas E and F enjoy a  wide range of services, provided  independently of the Town of  Gibsons. These services include  water, sewer, parks, street  lighting, garbage collection/disposal and fire protection. The rural areas contribute  grants for the use of recreation  and cultural facilities within the  town.  5. We understand the preliminary study, which has been  prepared, fails to identify how  the rural areas would benefit  through restructure, by way of  better or increased services, or  more efficient local government.  6. The study further proposed increased taxation for either  the residential areas or the industrial area in Howe Sound.  We have always held the  position that the rural areas  around the Town of Gibsons  are distinct and separate communities, with self-sufficient  servicing and, as such* should  be afforded the same consideration and process as separate entities.  Considering the above  statements, our association  takes the position that the current restructuring study is a  pointless waste of effort and  money and we now ask your  assistance in convincing your  minister of municipal affairs  that this unpopular and  threatening action be ceased immediately.  We look  forward to  support in this matter.  James S. Bartley  President  Elphinstone Electors'  Association  your  Gilker Park and golf course both win  Editor:  I am a member of the Sunshine Coast Golf and Country  Club. For several years the  members have been trying to  negotiate the second nine holes.  The reasons for the expansion application is not. sheer  profit:  1. The back log of players on  the course is increasing each  year;  2. An inability to accommodate tournaments for group  events like firemen, policemen,  school field trips and other service organizations;  3. The increase of our  membership decreases the  availability of play for non-  members and tourists, a vital  Member of  ALLIED...  The Careful Movers  SPECIALIZED  MOVING  SERVICES!  ��� Custom packing  & crating  ��� Specialists in moving  ^PIANOS, ORGANS,  OFFICE EQUIPMENT, etc.  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER LTD.  Custom Packing, Storage, Local & Long Distance Moving      HWY. 101. GIBSONS ZT^cTcoT^     886-266*  ^  y  FREE  ^  1989 Tide Tables to all Divers!  Si     Si     SI     S*     SI  LEARN TO SCUBA DIVE  1 week of fun and become a Diver ... Jan. 23  and more excitement as an Advance Diver  ...Jan. 21 & Feb. 3-5  Expand your knowledge as a Rescue Diver ^4^  ...Feb. 7  Congratulations Rescue Grads!  MIKE SKINNER & GLEN FUNK  PADI  Training Facility  m   SEASPORT SCUBA  S  885-9830  7DAYS/WK. 5567SecfStinSt-  ADVENTURE THROUGH EDUCATION  Alanon Group meet each Thursday from 1:30 to 2:30 pm at St. Andrew's Church,  Madeira Park.  Narcotics Anonymous meetings Saturday nights, 8:30, at the Alano Club.  Sunshine Coast Unemployment Action Centre, start up hours 9:15 to 12:00 pm,  Tuesday to Friday. Call 886-2425.  Gibsons Landing Heritage Society monthly meeting last Monday of the month, 7:30  pm in Gibsons Pioneer Museum.  Winter/Spring Arts Calendar Pick up your complimentary copy of the Arts Council's  Calendar of Events for Winter/Spring '89 at local galleries, book stores and info centres for the latest on concerts, performances, gallery exhibitions and special events.  Sunshine Coast Pro Life Society is having their monthly meeting Monday, January 16  at 7 pm at S.C. Gospel Church, Davis Bay. Newcomers welcome.  The Sunshine Coast Cancer Society monthly meeting January 16 at 1 pm in the  regional board offices. Everyone welcome.  Shorncliffe Auxiliary membership meeting Tuesday, January 17 at Shorncliffe board  room, starting at 1:30 pm. New members welcome.  The fellowship meeting of Women's Aglow will be held in Greenecourt Hall, Sechelt  January 26 at 7:30 pm. Speakers: Merv and Merla Watson, of Surrey are home from  Israel. Both men and women welcome at this meeting, refreshments served, for further information call 886-9576 or 885-7701.  Kiwanis Auxiliary meeting January 18 at 8 pm at the home care.  The Hopkins Branch of St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary will meet on the third Thursday  of each month. The next meeting is January 19 at 1:30 pm in the Ark at Camp  Sunrise.  Pender Harbour & District Wildlife Society meeting Tuesday, January 17 at 7:30 pm  at Madeira Park Elementary School. Film and talk by Merle Gerbrandt 'From the Solar  System to the Universe'. Election of officers, 1989 dues payable, everyone welcome.  Sunshine Coast Amnesty international monthly meeting on Wednesday, Janury 18 at  7:30 pm at Sechelt Elementary. 'Your Neighbour's Son', a video on Greek dictatorship will be featured, everyone welcome^   part of the Coast economy;  4. To prevent the club currently open to the public from  complete privatization because  its growth and expansion have  been restricted.  The club has grown through  dedication, donated free time  and the strong support of members and the public. I believe  there is the possibility of compromise to accommodate the  Gilker Park lovers and golfers  of the Coast.  The regional district and Sunshine Coast Golf and Country  Club do not want to rape the  land for profit. The end result  of our proposed expansion will  not be an eyesore.  All that is being requested is a  reasonable expansion of the  course. The preservation of  Gilker Park remains a priority.  Unfortunately some of the  controversy has excited many  people into believing the park  will be lost and the golf club will  become a private money-maker.  The expansion will create  employment as a result of the  development and increased  public use.  In closing I can appreciate  how some people find Gilker  Park a peaceful beauty spot on  the Coast. Do they use the park  two to four days a week like  some golfers who find the golf  course a peaceful beauty spot of  their own?  The last thing the Sunshine  Coast Golf and Country Club  wants to do is disturb the  peaceful beautiful setting of the  Coast. I encourage public support from individuals that feel  expansion and park preservation can be achieved.  Write the ministry to express  your views.  John Petula  RCMP officer   thanks public  Editor:  On the early morning of  January 2, Gibsons RCMP  Detachment lost a respected  policeman and valued friend.  The untimely death of Constable Dennis Donaldson left us  with a numbness and shock that  cannot be described. Our sense  of loss was profound.  Throughout our time of  mourning the detachment  members received support from  the entire community of Gibsons. When Dennis' family arrived, they too experienced  community compassion, sympathy and support.  They were so touched by the  Langdale  generous  Editor:'   'c ' " ': vi:'" ~:"  Santa Claus was very  generous in Langdale. Just one  week before Christmas day,  gloom and doom was hanging  over us.  A privately owned drug and  alcohol treatment center had  moved into the middle of our  residential area and almost went  into a business without the  residents' knowledge. Within a  few days we learned about  another private but illegal  operation in the media.  In this case it was a potential  drug related operation within  walking distance of the other,  while close by children were getting education in school and  emotion and concern expressed  by all that they made the decision to leave Dennis here in the  community he loved so much.  The list of people who helped  and supported all of us over the  past few weeks is too long to  document, and at the risk of  missing even one I'll not attempt to do that. All should  understand, however, that their  assistance and expressions of  compassion were very much appreciated.  On behalf of all the members  of Gibson RCMP Detachment  and their families, I ask all to  accept our deepest and most  sincere measure of gratitude.  We all knew prior to this unfortunate event that we lived in  a very special part of the world.  The events  of the past  few  weeks have reinforced that  thought and ensured that Gibsons will always hold a special  place in all out hearts.  W.E. Hill, Sergeant  Gibsons Detachment  CHRYSLER  SERVICE  [ %l^886-3433 J  Santa  playing in the streets with 'busy  traffic'.  But by the magic of Santa  both problems are being solved,  but seriously, are they? It is of  the most importance to be  aware of what is happening in  our neighbourhood and to communicate potential problems  and achievements.  Our elected representatives  cannot do too much without  our input. Nor can we judge on  elected representative performance without it.  I personally felt realy good  about seeing democracy at  work. Only I wish it were for  more enjoyable occasions.  Hana & Miro Hejzlar  Jim Spilsbury  Author of "Spilsbury's Coast" and "Accidental Airline"  Will be here  Sat., Jan. 21, 9:30-11:00  TALEWIND BOOKS=  Now Open Sundays, 11:00 - 4:00  885-2527  Trail Ave.,  Next to Pastimes (the new toy store)  Mon - Sat  9:30 ��� 5:30  Gibsons theatre  site is desirable  Editor:  The dedicated people of the  Gibsons Landing Theatre Project are to be commended, for  they are working hard and  tirelessly to provide a good  theatre for the Sunshine Coast.  They should be supported in  their efforts.  A good theatre on the Sunshine Coast would be a most  desirable addition to the community. Gibsons is a good location because its proximity to  Vancoi^er makes it possible for  world class performers to provide matinee entertainment and  return quickly to Vancouver for  evening engagements.  Although I live in Pender  Harbour I have attended many  performances in Gibsons. I find  Arena  thanked  Editor:  The Commercial Men's  League is greatly appreciative to  all the Sunshine Coast Arena  staff. Their total dedication and  the long hours they spent in getting the arena re-opened recently deserves recognition.  Bob Young  the time for the trip of little consequence provided the entertainment is superior.  James H. Tyner  Madeira Park, B.C.  Give Yourself a  Second Chance  The Adult Basic Education Program is an alternative  route for adults who did not finish grade 12, who want to  upgrade their education before entering college or  university, or who want to improve their job prospects.  Students generally work at their own pace and fit  classes into their work schedules. Capilano offers day  and evening courses in English, Math, Biology,  Chemistry, and Physics.  CAPILANO     CO LLEGE  5627    Inlet    Avenue,Sechelt  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  B&D SPORTS  in Sunnycrest Mall  until noon Saturday  "A Friendly People Place"  "**L-t-  MriH v ������v��-~- ���  \l;  4.  Coast News/January 16,1989  by Penny Fuller  v.  Robert Shiozaki has been  selected to design a generic  emblem for the Sunshine Coast,  it was announced at last week's  meeting of the Economic  Development Commission  (EDC). Shiozaki was one of  seven applicants who bid on the  job when the EDC invited  local artists to submit their ideas  for a design last fall.  A committee appointed by  the commission consisting of  Noreen Marshall, Valerie  Caine, Larry Westlake and Lin  da Malloy selected Shiozaki's  concepts as most representative  of the image they wish to portray in the emblem.  In meeting with the EDC  Shiozaki told the members he  felt there had to be a representation that covered both the  native and white cultures. He  felt that symbolically that was  possible.  He also pointed out how colourful the name 'Sunshine  Coast' is and explained he felt  that could be captured with the  use of colours.  "Probably the most important thing, as specified in the instructions," he said, "is that it  is a unifying symbol. It will  have that philosophical emphasis in it."  The emblem will be used by  anyone on the Sunshine Coast  who is promoting or advertising  the area, EDC chairman Maurice Egan told the commission.  "It will belong to the people  of the Sunshine Coast, not any  individual government body,"  he said.  There will, however, be a  body set up to govern its use so  that when used on anything like  t-shirts or pens, there would be  a share of the revenues collected. These monies, he stated,  will go to promote artistic  endeavours on the Sunshine  Coast.  One of the greatest challenges, suggested commissioner  Bill Moore, will be getting people to use the emblem.  "Once we put it out there,  not everyone is going to love it.  There'll be pros and cons expressed."  However, he went on, once  Robert Shiozaki was awarded the job of designing an emblem for the Sunshine Coast. Committee  members (from left to right) Noreen Marshall, Larry Westlake and Linda Malloy congratulated him last  Monday. ���Penny Fuller photo  people begin to identify with it  and use it, "...we begin to  develop, not only a self-  identify, but an identity in the  world."  He pointed to the lumber and  fish shipped out from this area  to places all over the world, as  well as the arts and crafts which  are gaining a reputation for  quality.  The final draft of the emblem  will be presented to the EDC at  the February 13 meeting. People interested in viewing samples  of Shiozaki's pottery and  graphics can see them on  display at the Shadow Baux  Gallery or Cafe Pierrot in  Sechelt.  Project Parent  has started  Authorized  Geri's  E ELECTROLUX  Distributor  Cleaning  Systems  668 Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons  (former VIDEO ETC location)  January SPECIAL  "Sunshine Coast Community  Services Society is pleased to inform the public that it has  recently implemented a new service, 'Project Parent Sunshine  Coast' " says manager Bill Little.  This service, funded by the  provincial government through  the family initiatives program,  is designed to offer parenting  counselling to pregnant  teenagers, families with preschool children and families  with school-age children.  Project Parent will meet with  those needing help in their own  homes or at the office in  Sechelt. Area of service is the  whole Sunshine Coast.  Referral can be by the per-  WE'RE  GOING  PLACES  Yvonne Barrie  ^;3?h Your Independent Travel Professionals  -^f on the Sunshine Coast  * Gifoww luud  INDtPENDCNr rrtAVH mOFlSSIONALS  A division of Suncoast Agencies       Sunnycrest Mail, Gibsons        886-9255  sons seeking help, by the family  physician, clergy person, school  personnel, health nurse, social  worker or any community  sevice, says Little.  Initially, service will be  counsellor to farryly and, in the  near future, this will be  augmented with group meetings  for those who wish to avail  themselves of this service.  Counsellors are trained in the  helping professions. Confidentiality is assured, he says.  Project Parent Sunshine  Coast is housed at the society's  building, 5638 Inlet Ave.,  Sechelt. (Former Capilano College building). The counsellors  can be reached by telephone at  885-4687.  ELECTROLUX'  :��  CENTRAL VACUUM  $250 OFF!  *This ad is worth $250 off our New Year's  1590-Deluxe Package which includes:  Our 1989 top-of-the-llne  Model 1590 Power unit,  plug  ��� Our incomparable  Electrolux Deluxe  Accessory Kit  This ad is not valid with trade-ins or with any other odor. Limit  of one ad per purchase. Oflor expires on February 4,1989.  CALL TODAY TO BOOK YOUR APPOINTMENT-  E ELECTROLUX  A NAME YOU CAN TRUST!  Supplies ��� Service ��� FREE Delivery  OPEN MON. ��� SAT.  10am - 5:30pm  FREE Home Demonstrations  886-4776  ��'     '      ,"_���,    -    "^  If.  PTI5BIRGH    GBS  P      A      I      N       T       S   and ^* B^%#  January Paint Sale  Interior  LATEX SEALER ^2  For new drywall a ^   J| QQ  SALE    14   4i  Interior/Exterior  FLAT LATEX 22-600  InfewWSY:'  Vfy >>*&�� *?  Quick-Drying  White    6-8? r /  4 LITRES      '  "  SALE  s16  99  4!  Interior  LATEX EGGSHELL 22^22  $9159  SALE    �� I  41  Wfeaaj  y tw^^v&i&w**^  "teess-eoo    *  yJ  PAINT  THINNER  / 5 Pee. Brush & Roller  &&��,/  TRAY KIT  Interior  LATEX  SEMI-GLOSS sale  88-110  $4  49  4I  $K95  $26  39  4I  <  CitJtons BS6-8I41  Stchalt 885-7121  GIBSONS  OPEN Mon-Sit a am - 5 pm  Sunday (Gibsons only) 10 am ��� 4 pm  Vtncouvsr {Toil Freal 688 S814  BUILDING SUPPLIES!  TWO LOCATIONS    sunshine coast highway  gibsons   wharf and dolphin  sechelt  * Coast News, January 16,1989  Edna Husby of the Ladies Auxiliary cuts the ribbon opening the  resident activity kitchen at Kiwanis Village Care Home last week.  The United Church Women donated all the cups and saucers for  Yule. ���Vern Elliott photo  JACK & JILL PLAYSCHOOL  Immediate Openings  Call Betty Topham  886-2251 eves  Uniting mankind is more  than just a good idea.  In fac il is taking place all around us. For over 100 years the  world has been growing ever more interdependent, making neighbours of us all.  Baha'u'llah, the Messenger of Cod for our age and Founder of  the Baha'i' Faith described this process of unification as the plan of  God today.  He said, "A new life is, in this age, stirring within the souls of all  mankind. . . All created things proclaim the evidences of this worldwide regeneration."  By learning to put Baha'u'llah's teachings into practice, the  Baha'i* community around the world is discovering that the unity of  mankind is not a distant ideal, but a practical reality today.  Baha'i Faith  886-9294  HE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  GIBSONS  Glassford Road 11:15am  Sunday School 11:15am  ST. JOHN'S  Davis Bay 9:30 am  Sunday School 9:30 am  Rev. Stan Sears     Rev. Alex G. Reid  Church Telephone 886-2333  .%> Sf% tjk  GRACE REFORMED  PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH  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   -*t 4lt St\   ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S  & ST. AIDAN'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Parish Family Eucharist  11:00 am  Phone: 886-7322 or 886-3723  St. Aidan's, R.C. Road 2:30 pm  First Sunday in month   gt.tt.4t   CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  711 Park Road  Telephone: 886-2611  Sunday School    - 9:30 am"  Worship Service - 11:00 am  Hour of Inspiration 7 pm  Cal Mclver - Pastor  Arlys Peters - Music Minister  "The Bible as it is...  for People as they are."   *!4k*��   GIBSONS COMMUNITY  FELLOWSHIP  Welcomes you to join us  in SUNDAY Worship  Children's Progress 9:45 am  Prayer 10:00 am  Morning Worship Service  10:45 am  Wednesday 7:00 PM  599 Gower Point Road  Pastor Monty McLean  886-7049  HE SECHELT PARISI  _        HE ANGLICAN CHURCH  invites you to worship with us St. Hilda's, Sechelt  'Prayer Book' said Communion 8 am  Either Morning Prayer or  Communion with music 9:30 am  St. Andrew's, Pender Harbour  Either Morning Prayer or  Communion with music 11:30 am  Both Churches Wheelchair Accessible  Sunday School, St. Hilda's 9:30 - St. Andrew's 11:30  The Reverend June Maffin, Kector - 885-5019  "We extend a warm welcome to all'   j.   ��.   ML   ANGLICAN CATHOLIC  CHURCH OF CANADA  St. Columba of lona Parish  8835 Redrooffs Rd., Halfmoon Bay  The Rev'd E.S. Gale: 1-525-6760  Information: 885-7088  "Prayer Book Anglican"  ������ Vp tdf t>f   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  Affiliated with the Pentecostal  Assemblies of Canada   *�����*��*��   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   *���*��*�� ___  Gas  hearing  Energy Minister Jack Davis  and Environment Minister  Bruce Strachan recently announced the terms of reference  for public hearings into the  natural gas transmission  pipeline to serve Vancouver  Island and the Sunshine Coast.  The terms of reference,  together with Pacific Coast  Energy Corporation's application documents, have been sent  to the B.C. Utilities Commission. It will hold hearings and  return its recommendations to  the provincial government by  March 1989.  The commission has been  asked to review the design, construction and operation of the  project for: safety, reliability  and efficiency; environmental  and land-use impacts; B.C. and  Canadian content of labour,  material and equipment; costs,  cost-control and budgeting;  and, gas sales to both industrial  and local distribution markets.  Jack Davis, energy minister,  said, "The commission's review  gives public input into the terms  and conditions government will  set for the pipeline's construction and operation. The commission's advice will also help  us get the maximum benefits  from gas sales, local purchasing  and project scheduling."  Bruce Strachan, environment  minister, said, "The pipeline  project will allow gas to replace  fuel oil and thus reduce air  pollution in the area around the  Lower Mainland. This is a major environmental benefit from  the project.  "At the same time, the  utilities commission review will  make sure impacts on sensitive  areas, such as the underwater  crossings, streams and water  supply areas are kept to a  minimum."  Since September, when the  statement of principles with Ot-.  tawa was signed by Davis and  Premier Vander Zalm, Pacific  Coast Energy's seven-volume  application has been filed and  reviewed by provincial and  federal government technical  staff, the utilities commission  will soon announce the procedures to be followed at the  public hearings, so that interested parties can make their  views known.  A separate process will handle the franchises for local  distribution utilities to bring gas  to the 22 local areas to be connected to the main pipeline. A  proposal call has been advertised and applications are due in  January.  Roberts  Greek  n  Come  play  bridge  by Jeanie Parker, 885-2163  Everyone is welcome to come  play bridge at the Sunshine  Coast Golf Club the first and  third Saturday of every month.  Please bring your own partner.  Play starts at 7:30 pm and  there's a charge of $2.50 per  person. Phone 885-5426 for  more information.  HALL BOOKINGS  Please note that Yvonne  Mounsey will be taking a  month's leave of absence from  managing the Roberts Creek  Community Hall. If you want  information about booking the  hall between now and February  15 phone Dorothy at 885-5033  or Diana at 886-2987.  NIKKI PERFORMS  Nikki Weber and Friends will  be entertaining at the Roberts  Creek Legion this Friday and  Saturday nights. The Semitones will also be making a  guest appearance.  Chef Don Black is serving up  dinners on Saturday nights. For  $5 you get a delicious meal and  a good start to an evening of  dancing. You can look forward  to an exciting year of entertainment being lined up by Len  Headde.  A reminder that the Little  Legion is open during the week  from 4 pm on. All voting  members are asked to attend the  general meeting this Wednesday, January 18 at 7:30 pm.  r  Florida Grown  TOMATOES  Florida Grown - Pink  GRAPEFRUIT  Large  GREEN  PEPPERS    *���i.08  kg  Fresh - Green  CABRAGE  Limit 6 With A Minimum  $25 Order - HiDri  PAPER TOWELS  Limit 2 With a Minimum  $25 Order - Delsey  BATHROOM  i    ,  .79  TISSUE  12's  Tide - Laundry  DETERGENT  Lancia ��� Assorted  PASTA  101  900 gm  3.97  8.88  1.99  Kraft Process - Single  16's or 24s  CHEESE  SLICES  500 gm  Tartan Dry  DOG FOOD  Boneless - Grade 'A' Beef  Whole Round  STEAK  kg  5.05  Previously Frozen - Pork Side  SPARERIBS  kg  4.17  lb.  Fresh From The Sea  COD  FILLETS   *<,6.59 it.  8 kg 4.99  20 kg 12.99  While Stock Lasts  2.29  1.89  2.99  I  GOOD ONLY AT SUPERVALU GIBSONS  "1  I  !$2.00 coupon $2.00!  This Coupon is worth $2.00 OFF  Any BIRTHDAY CAKE  Minimum $10.95 Valu ��� Limit 1 Coupon per Customer  EXPIRES DEC. 31,1989  ���MM  mtemmumM  ^ v^l*uu��m -��4����� r* -* ^" ���    S - ����������; '���V** *���W ��-.-* &  Hi'  Coast News, January 16,1989  I ::  2  I  ISIiiOTiMi^BiSaiK  Sechelt  by Margaret Watt, 885-3364  Boy, things sure slow down  here in January, or so it seems.  If you have anything going on  that you think I should know  about, give me a call. I can be  reached most evenings after  5:30 pm.  In the meantime, the Sechelt  Legion is having Burns night  dinner and dance January 28  starting with cocktails at 6 pm.  Music is by the Harbour Lights  and admission is $15.  FRIENDSHIP CENTRE  Louise Dufresne would like  you to know that as of January  16 she will no longer be the  coordinator, volunteer or  member of the Friendship Centre. She has resigned and will be  enjoying a much deserved spot  of R and R.  urns nig  Her husband has also resigned from the centre, as has her  son Fred Williams.  WOMEN'S CLUB  The Sunshine Coast branch  of the Business and Professional Women's Club will be  holding their meeting on  January 17 at the Casa Martinez. Social will begin at 6 pm  and dinner will be at 6:45 pm.  Special guest speaker is  Teresa Jeffries who will be talk-  ing about native self-  government and how it affects  the working woman.  The club meets every third  Tuesday of each month for a  dinner meeting. Everyone is  welcome..  For more information phone  Francis at 885-4725.  Gibsons Volunteer Fire Department is learning to use its new Jaws  of Life equipment. Here the cutter slices easily through a car door  pillar. ���Vern Elliott photos  Halfnibon Bay Happenings  Brownies holding  bottle drive  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  The Halfmoon Bay Brownie  pack are having a bottle drive  this coming Saturday, January  21.  Many of you may still have  some empties following the  holidays, so you can save  yourself a trip to the store and  at the same time help the kids go  to summer camp.  If you have some bottles you  would like to have picked up  please give Monica McCrone a  call at 885-9731.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY  Birthday greetings go out this  week to a very special Halfmoon Bay resident. Everyone in  the area knows Eva Lyons. She  has lived on Redrooffs for  many years and on January 10  she celebrated her 89th birthday.  Greetings also to Beth  Maybee who recently had some  eye treatment and is coming;  along fine.  BUSY AUXILIARY  A reminder to members of  the Halfmoon Bay Branch of  the   Hospital   Auxiliary   that  meetings are held at Welcome  Beach Hall at 10 am on the second Monday of the month.  New members are always  welcome, but more especially  now that the hospital has been  extended.  At their recent annual general  meeting the following officers  were elected: Jean Mercer president; Marjory Ross vice-president; Evelyn Harrison secretary  and Margaret Engstrom  treasurer.  JACK'S PROGRESS  It is some weeks now since  Jack Mercer had surgery, but  frinds will be glad to know he is  making good progress at the  J.F. Strong hospital. Jack gets  home at weekends now, which  is a good step in the right direction.  Goddard's  ANNUAL  on now  FITTING FASHIONS FOR LADIES  Trail Bay Mall, Sechelt  School computer grants  Another Jaws of Life emergency tool, the spreader, gains access  through a jammed car door in an acccident simulation situation.  Sechelt Chamber  asks for funds  by Rose Nicholson  by Penny Fuller  ��� The Sechelt Chamber of  ; Commerce has put together  ���; enough information on the Sun-  i shine Coast to produce a book.  ' Now it is looking for funds to  i publish the book.  Gail Sangster, chamber  : manager, presented the project  ; to the Sunshine Coast  ���: Economic Development Com-  ) mission (EDC) at the January- 9  meeting.  The publication, she told the  '��� meeting, would be about 70  < pages of information, photo-  ��� graphs, maps and illustrations.  ; It includes information on the  ; history of the area, the schools,  ; industries and everything else  ; that Sangster has been asked  ; about in her one and a half  ; years at the tourist information  ; centre.  The chamber is asking the  EDC   to   contribute   $5000  towards the cost of publishing,  , in   addition   to   approaching  Sechelt,  Gibsons  and  Powell  River to kick in $4000 each.  Major companies in the area,  ��� such as Howe Sound Pulp and  'Paper,   MacMillian   Bloedel,  :etc, will also be approached,  she said.  Maurice Egan, chairman of  the EDC, appeared to have  some reservations about the  project. He pointed out the  commission already contributed  $2500 in the form of a contract  for work they needed done for  an economic profile.  The book, he said, was excellent, and one he would enjoy  having himself. But the market  for such a publication, and the  usefulness of a lot of the information to outsiders is questionable, he said.  "It needs a brutal editing  job," he told Sangster.  Ken Collins, who represents  the Gibsons Chamber of Commerce on the commission, cited  his organization's difficulties in  recouping the financial investment in 'the Beachcomber  Book', a promotional endeavour of the Gibsons chamber.  All members of the commission had not had an opportunity  to read the manuscript, so a  decision could not be reached  regarding Sangster's request for  financial support. The issue will  be discussed at the February  meeting of the EDC.  School District 46 has received three grants from the  ministry of education's district  technology program liason  funds.  John Clements and Mike  Allegretti of Chatelech Secondary School were awarded  $2000 to develop a computerised bank of test data. The information will enable teachers in  local high schools to access a  wide range of material that can  be used in preparing tests and  exams.  David Short, director of the  District   Resource   Centre,  received $1600 which he will use  to compile a computerised  catalogue of material available  at the centre.  Lee Brown of West Sechelt  Elementary School received  $825 which he will use to create  a daily planning program for  the Apple Mac computer that  individual teachers can adapt  for classroom planning.  Commented District Superintendent Clifford Smith, "These  funds were sought by teachers  from all over the province. I'm  proud to report that the three  local projects received the full  funding requested."  &/   ^  TOURIST AND RECREATION GUIDE  -Y^Y<YV;:^^li  Y>>;YY^vA;Yf��  SUNSHINE COAST  Golf & Country Club  Year 'round 9 hole course  Coffee Shop & Lounge Area  VISITORS WELCOME  885-9212  H��y. 101, Roberts Creek  ���mmmmmmmmmimmmmmma  N  > *  *f*^'-  886-8666  Waterfront, Gibsons  ^8��  A\^  Come  Down  &  Browse  Fine Art - Art Supplies - Gifts  $JGALLERY  ��� HELLY HANSEN & MUSTANG  OUTDOOR WEAR  ��� MARINE BATTERIES  DCHARTS & BOOKS  GIBSONS marina  -���W'Y^ ���.$>*>,;���,-  Browse 1 T         280 Gower Point Rd., Gibsons Landing   WAKEFIELD TENNIS C  Next fro the \A/Akf��fi#��lri Inn - run th*�� h#��.  'CUSTOIT  FRAMING  .8B6-921c  Next to the Wakefield Inn - on the beach  Pay As You Play  VISITORS WELCOME - INDOOR COURTS  885-7666  ft*:-:  JIliMii^  5      ������     ��  ���'  )   '���  1  ^*c  . <*���   *z   ^  ��!*  >-o  January  Clearance  t Continues at  SPECIAL   lh PRICE  Jantzen Rugby Pants and Matching Jackets  - ��tfO  *.*,_  '^ $  ALL SALES FINAL ON SALES MERCHANDISE /t/^vgawJtA\  Visa & Mastercard Accepted csriviryww j  I  J    Sochelt    Trail Bay Centre    88S-903O  >;^5  ���v i W   f-r -��*�� --'  ��>��.- -***��ri -* -  CC'EW^I������'.��/  -   >*      .+������ .���^  B  Coast News, January 16,1989  -Vera Elliott photo  Connor cuts ribbon at  Community Services  SCRD Chairman Peggy Connor cut the ribbon at a  ceremony in the new office of  the Sunshine Coast Community  Services Society January 11.  Sechelt Mayor Tom Meredith, and Councillors Joyce  Kolibas and David Wells were  also on hand for the occasion.  Representatives from various  non-profit societies, members  and friends attended.  "1988 was an exciting year  for community services," said  President Hilary Estergaard.  "We've undertaken a new family counselling and parenting  training program called Project  Parent Sunshine Coast.  "We're planning to operate a  pilot legal information service  this year. Our new offices have  given us the room to accommodate this growth."  Ms Estergaard expressed the  thanks of the board of directors  to the volunteer coordinators of  several society agencies, Joan  Pratt of the Sechelt Food Bank,  Doug Third and John Saunders  of Audio Books, Joan Merrick  from Parent Tot Drop-in,  Dania Matiation and the executive committee of the Rainbow Preschool, and Isobel  Brown of Telephone Tree.  "These volunteers form an  important part of Community  Services," said Ms Estergaard,  "and we appreciate their contribution."  Community Services is now  located in the old Capilano College building at 5638 Inlet  Avenue in Sechelt. For information about the society and its  agencies, please call 885-5881  Monday to Friday, or drop into  the office between 8:30 am and  4 pm.  Dedication counts  by Larry Grafton  In my various columns I have  repeated the importance of supporting the National Pensioners  and Senior Citizens Association  based in Toronto with your $2  membership.  On a recent channel 6 news  broadcast it was most interesting to watch one of the  main instigators of the movement still in action at 94 years of  age. He is Jack Lerette.  The program depicted him  running the press for the National Pensioners and Senior  Citizens   News   Bulletin.  He is still doing a masterful  job for all seniors nation-wide.  The fact that the organization  was recognized on the National  News should tell us something.  LETTERS OF SUPPORT  When our branch decided we  must have a new activity centre,  we asked the various community organizations for letters of  support for our project. That  was in late 1983 and the letters  were forthcoming.  A recent request for update  has produced letters of support  from the Sunshine Coast  Regional Board, the Corpora  tion of the District of Sechelt,  St. Mary's Hospital board and  from Shorncliffe. When one  considers the scope of support  shown by these people for our  activity centre, it tells our committee only one thing. Keep trying!  We have been told that the  seniors organization in  Courtenay gave up the fight for  their own hall after 12 years of  effort. They are kicking  themselves now because it is no  longer a seniors activity centre  and they have lost control.  RAFFLE  Some months ago I reported  the donation of a colour TV to  our branch by two local businesses. This has been in use with  a VCR unit, by the painting  group for painting instruction.  Things don't last forever and  the old VCR has 'given up the  ghost'.  Being innovative people, they  have decided a raffle of two of  their hand-painted saw blade  clocks will produce funds to  secure this for the branch. The  tickets have been printed and  are now available at $1 each or  three for $2.  Nutritionist aquaculture guest  Fish nutritionist Asgaard  Torbjorn is guest speaker at the  general meeting of the Sunshine  Coast Aquaculture Association,  January   16   at   4:45   pm   at  Teredo Square, Board Room,  2nd floor in Sechelt. His topic  will be 'Hand Feeding vs Automatic Feeding'.  Asgaard Torbjorn is a senior  scientist in fish nutrition at the  Institute of Aquaculture Research in Norway. At present he  and Ron Hardy are researching  the mineral requirements of  salmonids at the Northwest and  Alaska Fisheries Centre in Seattle.  Those wishing to attend  should contact the office at  885-3619.  BIRTHDAY  PRESENTS  for boys  Dinosaur  Birthday Cards Erasers  - ���������,������.���* .....       ���������������~_     Sweatshirts Stickers  J   Not Quite Authentic Dinosaurs       Activity Kits Stamps  Children*  Fashions  Trail Bay Centre,  Sechelt  885-5255  Clean  eep  Sale  Fashion Fabrics  30-50% Off  . ' * ��� *      *-  ../^Including Viyellas/ Silks, Taffettas  Selected Yarns  on Sale  to Clear!  Si  ecu  Trail Bay Centre Mall, Sechelt     885-2725  'V->''  "n\  -.-.'.^r-Y-''  ���.l'i'r-  -1 ���<"''  ilpps'  f-fi-.,  ;*KS*v-/  fl*a  *��-.>.  .   ...i.,    .J;   .....     ..  KY'-:^v..Y    -  Book Now For  Valentine's Day  Portraits  c?  ���w^S^  ^1  j*.  "���.'{ft.  4  PHOTO  Trail Bay Centre Mali  )RKS  885-4447  r"*^  NOVA  JEWELLERY  has  that  lasting gift  that  anyone receiving  will appreciate forever  885-2421  Trail B;iv Centre Mull, Sechelt  ^   >    Y.S  !�����  \^  \ c. salmon fstfin  �������� Society  jantzen Rugby Pants  & Matching Jackets  ��  ra  'all sales final on sales merchandise  VUa > M����t��rcard Accepted  tfcspaa'A  .4  ^m^%mmt  t&S&W&B&l  $&m  ���"S/^  im1  Spe  Chenille  -,r."v^n" Asst.  cial Discount  prices  im  SftBi  on  Rugs  m  30"x50'  1000/*  o  Colours  Cotton  Reg.  $29.99  SAtf  *19"  Handc  ra1  fted  l@-  .*v^!  wrvp&t  *\      V  22"x36" Reg.  $9.98  MANY  MORE  RUG  SAU  SPECIALS  Come r~"  $599  3S5S5SSSS?iiH��a��l8^  msj.  COTTON PLACE MATS  Asst. Colours, Reg. $2.99 SALE  Pharmasave #173, Sechelt  �����  $149  S*  pfcYS^i!  fc>*YY#?/!^  ft*eh��lt    Trail Bay Centre    885-9390  ti-'t-r y.  .,     !  4...  ^  "- ���'���";,;A" v.  TRniL DnU CEHTRE fTlflLL  Open Mon. - Sat., 9::J0 - & W  OPEN FRIDAYS 'Til 9 PM*  ^mM^^mm^m^^^^^^^^^m -.  B.C. Government Liquor Store  Bobbie's Family Shoes  Books'n Stuff  Cactus Flower Fashions  Goddard's Fashion Centre  Headquarters Hairstyling  INTRA Vagabond travel  Janelle's Chocolates & Fudge  Medical Office  Mitten Realty  Morgan's Mens' Wear  Nova Jewellery  Peninsula Insurance  Pharmasave Drugstore  Photo Works  Radio Shack  Royal Bank  Sew-Easy Fabrics & Yarns  Shop-Easy  Snack Bar  Trail Bay Hardware  The Upstairs & Downstairs Shoppe  Zippers Children's Wear  ��*  Shopfcasy and Pharmasavv  Open Mil 6 pm  OPEN SUNDAYS 70-5  -   .     -^ ., ^^^^M^l  MIWM  muom  ��� ~*T^��*r-~~iM*>*c*i&a**am*<iar**!^'z*toJ!*^  ������J t-fa^JH*l��M����* rfA. I fc 1 f~ ^> -*�� ���--"* 1-^*'*�����  Coast News, January 16,1989  i'i^i'.^.i ;'������  HIM ������,  #.���:?���:���  ��./:: :���:���  IB::  Si.'/;'  ^  The library at Gibsons Elementary School recently sponsored a Bear Poem Writing Competition as part  of 'Bear Month', grades 1 to 5. The winners were Katie Meldrum, Julian Leblanc, Christopher Dempster, Jackie Pearce, Jillian Brind, Julie Maerz. Not present were Christine West and Joel Robertson.  Davis Bay News &���-Views  ' by Jean Robinson, 885-2954  :: Davis Bay Elementary School  "will host an instrumental group  named 'Mumbo Jumbo'  January 24. The concert starts  at 9 am and all pre-schoolers are  welcome to attend with their  Moms. This group has been  brought in by the school  district.  KIRKLAND CENTRE  :: The Adult Day Care clients at  Kirkland Centre made gingerbread houses before Christmas  and then these were raffled off.  tiucky winners were Mini  Huhtala and Hugo Seaholm.  Mini said it was her first time to  ^rin anything and was excited  Over it. Good going.  t';Ed and Helen Cuylits entertained one afternoon with slides  and comments about their  Meditteranean trip of last spring. These good people are so  explicit it is almost like being  tihere. It was enjoyed by all.  ���: Congratulations to Sarah  ��weet, program worker at the  centre,   who   married   Mike  Dusenbury January 6.  Helen Stephanson will be  leaving the centre mid month  and Sarah Dusenbury will take  over the transportation scheduling and volunteer co-ordinator  chores. Good luck to both of  you in your new careers.  BIRTHDAYS  The Teddy Bear Day Care  has some January birthdays to  report. Happy birthday to Joey  and Mikhaila with special  greetings to staff member, Pat.  DB/WCCA  The Davis Bay/Wilson Creek  Community Association met on  January 9. Mike Shanks was  the guest speaker and asked for  input on what we would like to  see happen with Brookman  Park and the nature trail that  leads to Chapman Falls.  He was kept busy writing.  There were a number of ideas  for upgrading both park and  trail. Hopefully, spmcwill be  implemented by summertime.  Jim Spilsbury   guest speaker  at squadron  ; Jim Spilsbury will be the  guest speaker at the January 20  meeting of the Sunshine Coast  Power and Sail Squadron.  ^Together with Howard  \0iite, of Harbour Publishing,  Nladeira Park, he has written  two books. Spilsbury's Coast  tells of his early years, between  the wars, growing up on Savory  Island and then repairing radios  up and down the coast at  remote logging camps.  ���*His company became one of  Canada's best known radio  telephone manufacturers and  exporters. His recently published sequel, The Accidental  Airline, tells of his adventures  during the pioneering years of  in   which   time   he  Queen   Charlotte  aviation  started  Airlines.  Jim has spoken at several  squadrons in the lower  mainland and his slide presentation is reputed to be informative, educational and enormously entertaining.  This meeting is open to the  public and there will be a  nominal $1 cover charge. It will  be held at Greenecourt Hall,  Sechelt on Friday, January 20 at  7:30 pm.  Refreshments will be served.  Copies of his book will be  available, also a raffle for some  great door prizes.  "47 lbs just  melted  S*-  away  y>  1 couldn't believe the way the uright  dropped off me on the Dkt Center programme. I bst 47 pounds in just Hf/>  Laurie Davenport  weelis.  Free consultation. s  i  i  i  DIET  I��  The weight-loss professionals'  Men - Fri, 8 am ��� 4:30 pm  Sat 9 am ��� noon  B Weight loss and speed of loss will vary with individual.  886-DIET  634 Farnham Rd. Gibsons  behind Gibsons Medical Clinic  �� 19B9 Diet Center. Inc.  The long awaited second bus  for the Sunshine Coast para-  transit service is on its way.  Harold Long, MLA for the  area, made the announcement  last week.  "The second vehicle will provide an additional 3,000 hours  of service and carry 32,000  passengers. It will serve commuters and provide a more extensive service for shoppers,  seniors, students and residents  without automobiles," said the  MLA.  "The two bus system will  provide an excellent level of service for this community with  regular trips to the smaller centres of Langdale, Port Mellon,  Redrooffs and other areas."  The $75,000 in new funding is  part of a broader program of  service improvements announced on Monday, January 9 by  the Honourable Rita Johnston,  minister responsible for B.C.  Transit.  The existing mini-bus has  been providing door-to-door  service to disabled people and  regular trips between Sechelt  and Gibsons. The service is  operated by the Sunshine Coast  Community Services Society.  Any way you Slice it  the Classifieds bring results  %     ��  4  $      &  <s  Enjoy modern electric heat  and save up to 50% on fuel costs  Electric Plus is clean, quiet,  versatile and 100% efficient  Electric Plus gives you all the advantages of modern,  energy-efficient electric heat at a saving of  up to 50% on fuel costs if you now use  oil or propane. Your Electric Plus heating  system is clean and convenient, quiet  and 100% efficient. You can choose from  a variety of ways to heat electrically  with Electric Plus, while having oil,  propane, butane, wood or coal as a  back-up heating system.  Supply is limited, so get  popular Electric Plus now.  Electric Plus is offered at the special low  rate of 2.5�� per kilowatt-hour (about  half the regular cost of electricity) because  it is secondary interruptible energy,  available only when we have more  water than we need for basic  commitments. The supply of this  secondary energy is limited to 500  gigawatt-hours, and once this limit is  reached - expected to be within the next  12 months - no new Electric Plus  customers will be signed up.  If you sign up for Electric Plus now you'll enjoy th(  benefits of electric heating whenever secondary energy  is available. When Electric Plus is interrupted you  switch to your back-up system. We expect interruptions  to be infrequent but when one does occur it will likely  last an entire heating season.  Convenient Hydro financing and big  dollar savings.  For most homes, the entire cost of converting  to dual-fuel Electric Plus can be covered  by B.C. Hydro financing. It's available on  approved credit at only 8Y2% interest.  ! Contractors can arrange financing, which can  be conveniently repaid on Hydro bills over  periods up to four years.  Your home is probably eligible for Electric  Plus, unless it already has natural gas service.  If you now heat with oil or propane, Electric  Plus could save you $200 to $450 a year  on space heating, and another $110 to  $130 on water heating if you add it  there too. Heating equipment costs vary  n-v rsr^ r^w it^     w^^ ^dividual homes and wiring  PROUD OF OUR     systems, so see a contractor for specific  *���     ^"*  - .*J*^  lv    recommendations and prices. Or ask  your local Hydro office for our Electric  Plus pamphlet.  ��RCH>dro  ���an :.' i  ......  ���.-:...*v-,-r*  I.   1  fc-i  if-- :  p  &:  I  Coast News, January 16,1989  by Harold Blaine  Alcohol is still the worst  destroyer, even with all the new  mind-altering and intoxicating  drugs, says the Sunshine  Coast's newest soldier in the  war against drugs and their  human havoc.  Margaret Fahlman, a native  of Australia and recent Gibsons  resident, is the director/-  counsellor for the new Action:  Drug and Alcohol Service  Society operating out of  Sechelt.  If you, a member of your  family, a friend, an acquaintance or anyone has an alcohol  or drug-related problem, just  call Margaret at 5686 Dolphin  Street 885-5680 and you'lj get  help. Action is a private drug  and alcohol counselling service,  one of the first in a B.C.  government policy to turn the  drug problem over to local people.  Action works in conjunction  with Alcoholics Anonymous,  etc. and isn't a replacement for  them.  MARGARET FAHLMAN  DIRECTOR - COUNSELLOR  "From my own experience  and from the people I talk to,  there's a pretty desperate need  for it," said-Action chairman  Brian Butcher, a local school  system executive, and former  Sechelt school principal. The  doors open Tuesday. A lot of  effort went in to setting up and  getting it going," he said.  The counselling is to be  private and confidential. From  experience at Powell River, the  local abuse of cannabis, marijuana and alcohol is pretty  huge, said Butcher. There and  at Squamish societies similar to  Action are already operating.  Until now the only drug and  alcohol counselling available on  the Sunshine Coast was a mental health service for young offenders. Now counselling is  available to all ages and it isn't  necessary to break the law to  qualify.  A society on substance abuse  was formed here about a year  ago. It was the culmination of  years of effort by a group trying  to get something going.  Funds were then to come  from the provincial government  but were frozen while a provincial policy was set.  Now the money has come  through and a director hired.  There is also to be a secretary.  The aim is to set up all kinds  of networks to help substance  victims: through schools, social  services, public health, senior  citizens, anybody that wants the  service, said Butcher.  "For some of the people that  worked on this for years, it's a  dream come true. I'm new to  the organization and haven't  put in the work they have, said  the chairman.  The people who have really  spearheaded this thing over the  years, said Butcher, are Rich  and Jan Mennie, Pat Muryn,  Brian and Heather Myhill-  Jones. Lately there has been  major effort from Bill and  Marg McKinnon of Community Futures, SCRD administrator  Larry Jardine, SCRD Chairman Peggy Connor, and public  health nursing official Diane  Read.  Chairman Butcher emphasized the new service is highly interested in substance abuse  prevention.  "There's a desperate need  here for counselling. The province has earmarked this as a  high priority place for counselling. That's why we got the  money and the service." he  said.  Director/counsellor Fahlman  took her psychology degree at  UBC. She is working on her  Masters in Counselling  Psychology.  Before this job she was at  Vancouver's Peak House, the  first provincial adolescent  alcohol and drug residential  program which started in May.  She has 11 years experience in  this work.  In the counselling work it's  better if the whole family is involved, she says.  There are lots of alcohol pro-  9.  blems out there. About onej*|n  10 people either have, or will  develop, a problem with  alcohol. That's not counting ifie  other substances for which there  aren't estimated rates. i  i:  Hired to set up a complexly  new program here, FahlrtSfh  has run groups for youth and  for families. She can provicte  educational programs for interested groups until she gg|s  too busy for much of that. :p|  Students help peers  -A  A Peer Helping Program has  been developed at Roberts  Creek School.  Eleanor Swann, teacher at  the school, described the new  venture at last week's school  board meeting.  "Peer helping", explained  Swann "is a way for students to  learn how to care about others  and put that caring into practice. It relies strongly on communication to facilitate self exploration and decision making.  "Peer helpers are the same  age as the client population. So  often students find it easier *j#  talk to a peer than an adult. Jg  "We're so used to thinking oi;  negative peer pressure. It giy^s  the staff, through the studerifjg.  the opportunity to reach the,  quiet majority, the kids whq  don't really have any big pro-!,  blems." said Swann. ;���  "We included all of the grade!!  7 class in the program," wentj;  on Swann, "because we felt all'  of them would benefit.'' :-'  *!*��**"  PS6tr  i3, ���?    f-vi- .  PS:  iHProduciHt  ^zESl MORE FUN! 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Grown - Canada Fancy Grade  Lunch Box Size  $100  Mcintosh  Apples  .86 kg   ib.,  FROM OUR DELI  Grimm's Finest - Sliced  BLACK FOREST  HAM  100 gm  FROM OUR BAKERY  Brownies e-s t.OU  Fruit Bread 4549m   1 -DO  Komestyle OO  Bread 454 gm ��� 5JSJ  Apple Turnovers 4 s   1.0"  QUALITY MEATS  Fresh -Whole 'Utility' Grade  FRYING  CHICKENS  1.96 kg       ib..  Canada Grade 'A' Beef  RUMP  ROAST  6.59 kg   id.  Schneider's - Kent - Sliced - Maple  SIDE  .500 gm  Prices Effective  Tues., Jan. 17 to  Sat., Jan. 21, 1989  WE RESERVE THE RIGHT  TO LIMIT SALES TO  RETAIL QUANTITIES  V1  ^m��2isUSl��2:  ^^������tugi*itf;'^ia*ftgrte^  ��� i.i^--j��^Mi^&��iTi*��i"'Vt';li^r.?fc**jJ.^i>*V -m*:���*.;, -v.^,.��  Coast News, January 16,1989  �����  fcfc  by George Cooper, 886-8520  ..^ Project Fast Find has been  ^unobtrusively under way for the  i^past few weeks.  $���** Fast Find? Get every resident  p&from Langdale to Flume Road  USto have a house number show  ing on the road so that it can be  seen coming from either direction.  Why? So emergency services  personnel can come straight to  your house from the fire halls,  or the police station, or the ambulance building when they are  More Reductions on Ladies' Fashions  CHECK  '���  OUR  $20/RACK  needed.  These people, when they are  needed, are needed in a hurry  -like right now. Why delay them  by having your house number  hiding coyly behind your shrubbery. And if you haven't a  house number up at all...good  grief!  A member of the West Howe  Sound Fire department has  already cruised the roads of the  area noting what houses have  no numbers showing to anyone  on the road. On February 4  weekend a fireman or a policeman will visit each residence not  showing its number clearly to  deliver Fast Find's message.  A printed message will be left  at the door for those away at the  time of the call.  All this is done just for your  protection. So please listen, and  get that number out plain and  clear where it can be seen from  the roadway.  You know your right  number? Check yours at the  mall display the 27th and 28th  of this month. Or call the appropriate local government,,  regional or town, and find out.  Right number is very important.  Schools in the area will be  visited Monday, January 16,  and pupils in the primary  Kindergarten to Grade 3 will be  given colouring sheets to do and  take home to hang on the fridge  as a reminder to Mom and Dad.  Pupils in Grades 4 to 7 will be  told of a poster contest with  prizes.  Please help us help you. It  might be a life or death matter.  RCMP TRANSFER  When Constable Derek  Crawford transfers from Gibsons early in February, he will  be promoted to the rank of corporal and will serve in the  Prince Rupert RCMP detachment.  Derek has been a member of  the RCMP for 17 years, serving  in Regina, Sparwood, Kam-  loops, Dawson Creek and Gibsons. He grew up in Saskatchewan where his father served  as a member of the RCMP in  the rank of staff-sergeant.  "I hope to take some spare  time fishing and hunting," said  Derek, "and when it rains too  hard to get out, to get my home  workshop going again. A table  saw for Christmas has given me  a strong hint."  Wife Cathy will be missed in  Gibsons. She has been a  member of the church council  of St. Bartholomew's through  the times of the building of the  new church hall and in the ongoing search for a new minister.  She has been a Girl Guide  leader and a former member of  the executive of the Jack and  Jill Pre-school.  CPL. DEREK CRAWFORD  LEAVING GIBSONS  Cathy was instrumental in  getting the Welsh Men's Choir  to present a concert in the new  church hall last fall. "It helped  having my father and an uncle  in the choir," Cathy said.  She added, "The choir found  the acoustics of the hail quite  satisfactory. I would hope they  can come each year."  BEACHCOMBERS  With the heading 'From  Prince Albert to the Beachcombers' a news clipping has  come our way.  It's a biographical sketch of  Janet-Laine Green who joined  the Beachcombers in their 17th  year in the character of Dana  Battle, the new owner of  Molly's Reach.  Janet-Laine Green was born  in Prince Albert, went through  school there until it was time to  move away to attend university  in Edmonton. There at the  university and in a number of  Canadian theatre companies she  developed that keen acting skill  we have already seen in other  TV shows.  She was in Hollywood with  her husband, actor Booth  Savage, auditioning when the  CBC's offer reached her. She  was happy to come here.  Some TV viewers may have  seen Green in 'Chautauqua  Girl' and in the series 'Seeing  Things'. Now we can hope to  see the Beachcombers, revive  and remain in our town, which  they have become a part of, for  some years to come.  Career team visits schools  4& Just for you  FASHIONS ��� ACCESSORIES  7  DANS  sSt> 2-Y  There is a unique cooperative  arrangement   happening   bet-,,  ween post secondary institutions;^,  in B.C. which will help makeYY  choosing a career a much less  daunting   task   for   potential  students.  Coordinated   by   the   B,C,;���,.  secondary school liaison committee, a team comprised of  BCIT, UVIC, UBC and SFU  . and regional community colleges travel to over 200 secondary schools throughout B:C.  They meet under one roof- to  promote their institutions and  programs to help students make  ... career plans.  "Planning  for your  future  starts   in high school,"   says  Sunnycrest  Mall  886-9413  *���.  mm  CONTINUES...  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GREAT LOOKS COST LESS AT Si^VNI  <>f;Y  ir  it'  &$Y>  BCIT Program Advisors Coordinator Raelene Rowe, "when  the subjects you take play a role  in what you will do in life."  The team visits Sunshine  Coast highschools January 17  to 20.  ~ It all began 13 years ago when  B.C. institutions decided that,  rather than work on a competitive basis, students should  receive a service oriented approach to post secondary education.  "Now," says SFU Director  of Admissions Nick Heath, "we  have an exchange of information which is beneficial to  everyone, students and  counsellors alike."  "We're able to advise  students of the many educational opportunities tha,t egist in  B.C.," agrees Cecilia Ffeemah-  Ward, UVIC Director.. of Adr  missions Services.  "And because we're on the  road together," adds UBC  School   and   College   Liaison  Coordinator Mary Stott,  "we're getting to share and exchange information about  B.C.'s post secondary education on a frequent basis."  That exchange of information is aided through advances  in technology. Teleconferencing, for example, has given the  liaison committee the added advantage of linking up their institutions by phone to schools in  places too remote and expensive  for the team to visit regularly.  From now until March the  liaison team is-on the road,  visiting schools personally or  teleconferencing. The team will  be in the Sunshine Coast area  on the following dates.  Tuesday, January 17,  Elphinstone Secondary, full  day, 9:30 am. .  7 'Wednesday, "'January! 18,  Pender -Harbour Secondary,  half day, 8:55 am.  Friday, January 20,  Chatelech Secondary, full day,  8:30 am.  Police Beat  GIBSONS RCMP  RCMP report that in the first  week of this new year two persons have been charged with impaired driving; one was given a  24-hour suspension; and three  were lodged in the cell for  drunkeness in public places.  A 38 year old male, of no fixed address, has been remanded  in custody in the Lower Mainland Regional Correctional Institute to await a preliminary  hearing February 16 on charges  following investigation by the  Gibsons RCMP.  He has been charged with  possession of an explosive contrary to his probation order,  possession of a narcotic, not  paying a taxi and robbery.  Two instances of break and  enter and public mischief at the  Gibsons Marina and the construction project on Dougal  Road are under investigation.  One young offender is in  custody. Charges are pending.  On December 28 a 46 year  old Surrey man was arrested  following a complaint against  him of minor theft on the  Langdale ferry.  Upon investigation he was  found to be on parole which the  board has since revoked.  The RCMP feel the project  Counter-Attack has had a good  effect and that people realize  more and more there are times  when other transport, like taxis  Gibsons  or buses, is the only way to go.  The RCMP is pleased to see the  project turn out as it did.  Project Counter Attack ran  from December 8 to January 3.  It was. assisted on occasion by  Elphinstone students who handed out pamphlets. It reports the  following in the Gibsons area  concerning motor vehicles:  Six injury cases, none serious;  18 instances of property  damage; 16 traffic charges  (three impaired charges did not  come from the road blocks);  four roadside suspensions; 20  written warnings; no accidents  involving liquor. A total of 1588  vehicles were checked.  Sr  ^  ^>\l\GGf/lf/ty  3tyf-J)  SPECIAL  French Roast  $6"///>.  (We sell only Canterbury Coffee  The Very Best!)  Gibsons Landing  886-2818  by Harold Blaine  Salaries for 1989 for Gibsons  Town non-union staff members  were approved by council  January 10. The 1989 salaries  (with 1988 amounts in brackets)  are:  aerk-administrator $42,000  ($40,000); deputy-treasurer  $27,920 ($25,382); planner  $46,750 ($44,953); public works  superintendent $40,000  ($38,000); building inspector  $38,325 ($36,849); aquatic  supervisor $25,350 ($23,683);  confidential secretary $22,740  ($21,303).  Natural  Vitamins  Health Foods  Variety S2A FOODS  Gibsons Landing 886-2936  IWEBBER PHOTOi  24"x36" Matte  POSTER  From your colour,  B&W, negative,  or 35 mm slide  Reg. W9.9S Now'  During lanuary ��� OulUb Only  886-2947  275 Gower Pt. Rd. -�� ���* Z     ~~-  **��* -1  Coast News, January 16,1989  11.  pensioners install 2-yr. slate  by Frankie, 886-3504  The first meeting of the new  year for Old Age Pensioners'  Organization 38 was January 9  at 1:30 pm with 65 in attendance���not a bad number considering all this foreign white  stuff falling recently in these  parts. For my part, it can cease  and desist any time now.  Guests included Mrs. Nellie  Baker, my mother visiting from  Calgary, and new members  Mary Ross, Theresa and Phil  Gamache, who were also  welcomed to the group.  Thanks were expressed to  John Hoath for his suggestion  regarding the obtaining of the  new fl.gs, one of which is in  place and the other being held  for possible positioning on a  new flag pole. Thanks also go to  the B.C. government for the  donation of these flags.  Thanks are also expressed to  Steve White for his various renditions on the piano.  New executive members being installed for a two-year  period include Rena White as  Treasurer, Norah Cox as  Secretary, and the following  members on the board of directors; Olive Manton, Joy Maxwell, Bill Nasadyk and Fred  Hope. We wish this group every  success and trust you will give  them your full support.  Grace Gilchrist spoke a few  words in regards to the time and  effort spent by Marge Leslie as  secretary for the association  over the past number of years.  Grace thanked Marge for her  avid and devout work for the  group and presented Marge  with a life membership and past  secretary   pin.  A vote of thanks was also extended to Lilian Kunstler and  the entertainment committee  for their worthwhile efforts over  the past year. These members  were numerous and to prevent  missing anyone, I will just say  you know who you are and  your contributions were appreciated.  Another entertainment committee is required soon to carry  on for the present year, so give  it a thought and let E. Hume  know if you are. interested.  Phone 886-9201.  Ernie Hume received condolences from the group on the  loss of his wife, Pearl, in  December and a vote was  ^unanimously passed to make a  donation to the local chapter of  the Alzheimer organization in  her memory.  Sympathy was also extended  to Julie Boser on the loss of her  sister. Julie is recuperating from  a knee operation and could do  with a few phone calls or  visits���her number is 886-8370.  Contact your group coordinator for any activities at  the hall which you may be interested in or give me a call and  I will put you in contact with the  right people���886-3504.  Lots of birthday people for  January���Marge Leslie, Gladys  Coates, Bill Nasadyk, Lilie  Eidet, Vivian Hunt, Eva Set-  chfield, Bonnie Davies, George  (Santa) Withnall, Louise  Palmer, with special mention to  Stan Flook on his 80th birthday  January 8.  Anyone interested in a trip  for the middle or so of April for  a three-day, two-night trip to  Victoria (circle tour), Butchart  Gardens, museum, Chinatown  (Chinese food), etc., with a tour  of the fisheries and oceans  facility at Nanaimo, please  phone   me   at   886-3504.  Another interesting suggestion is an evening in Vancouver  for dinner. Get a group together  and let me know of your ideas.  Our last trip was a huge success  to the Ice Capades, which was  thoroughly enjoyed by  all���especially the lunch at  Rideau Manor in Burnaby and  the visit with Mary Steel and  Archie Milne.  I will attempt to try and get  seats a little closer to the ice surface to eliminate the stair climbing for some of us. Thanks to  all who participated for your  support and to May Widman  and her group from  Sechelt���great driving again Ernie.  Next executive meeting is  January 30 at 9:30 am, and next  general meeting is February 6 at  1:30 pm.  KINSMEN MOTHERS' MARCH  Jan. 15 -31  Marchers needed  in all areas  886-7838  885-7236  886-3419  SPORTS EQUIPMENT!  Come In And See  THRIFTY'S  Tues-Sat10-4  GIBSONS  886-2488 or Box 598  Keep part of the dollars you spend...  SHOP LOCALLY  Ken's Lucky Dollar Foods  886-2257  GOWER POINT ROAD, GIBSONS LANDING  FREE DELIVERY TO THE WHARF  We reserve the right to limit quantities  Wa fully guarantee everything we sell  tc be fully satisfactory or money fully refunded  FOOD  VALUES  Prices effective:  Jan. 17-Jan. 22  Your LOTTERY Centre m fisaa m  Cloverieaf - pink  ... . . .. 213 gm  FBOZEN  Carnation  hash browns  Pillsbury - Micro  Assorted Sizes - Hawaiian/  Deluxe/Pepperoni  pizzas  Swanson - Fried Chicken/  Turkey  TV dinners  .1 kg  2.15  2.39  No Name  apple juice  326 gm  ...355 ml    -99  Nabisco  Shredded  Wheat  450 gm  1.98  Ardmona - Slices/Halves  In Pear Juice  peaches.. 398mi .9/  Hunts t\f\  tomato paste   i56 m/ 2/-99  68  No Name - Parch  margarine 454 3m  Palm - Regular or 2%  cottage cheese 500 9m 1.29  WSFWCtSMML MtiUB&  ���a?.:. .'.r^ijUjlflf''""  38  Beef - Bone In  cross rib  roasts  Regular  lb.  ground beef  lb.  Kent - Sliced Side  bacon  All Beef  wieners  500gm!b.      I .OS!  ...450gm     I -USI  Frozen  meat pies  Lifestyle - Cooked  ham  Golden Basket  Finger Bits/  Breast Fillets  250gm      I ��� 4SJ  125 gm      ��� - v9  300 gm  3.39  Hunts  tomato sauce  398 ml    *  Campbells - Cream of Chicken   284 ml     m  McGavins - Homestead  n  Ivory Liquid  dishwashing  detergent  Whiskas - Assorted Varieties  Cat f00d UOgm    2/  Sunspun ��� Fancy  apple sauce       398mi  Catelli - Ready Cut  macaroni/  long spaghetti 500dm  Catelli - With Meat  & With Tomato  spaghetti sauce..398mi  Nalleys - La Supreme  tortilla chips    454 9m 1  Fortune - Mandarin  oranges 284 mi  Trophy  cashew snacks<?50 3m 4  Dairy Maid  apple juice  multi-grain  bread  Venice - Sour Dough  English  muffins  .88  .99  .65  1.08  .95  .48  .65  .09  1 l  and with that thought in mind why not try  GOLDEN MEAT BALLS  1 lb. ground pork  V* cup chopped prawns  (fresh or canned)  'A cup chopped water chestnuts  1 teaspoon sugar  2 teaspoons soy sauce  1 teaspoon sesame 08  2 tablespoons tapioca flour  1 egg, beaten  pepper to taste  1. Place all ingredients in a bowl and mix well.  2. Knead and shape into walnut size balls.  3. Heat oil to 400��F and deep fry meat balls until golden. Only cook a  few at a time. Drain them well and keep hot until serving time.  Then there's...  BEEF & BEANSPROUTS  8 oz. beef sirloin  2 cups beansprouts  2 tablespoons chopped green onions  1 tablespoon chopped garMc  V* teaspoon salt  3 tablespoons mushroom  soy sauce  Vt cup water  cooking 08  SEASONING INGREDIENTS  2 teaspoons soy sauce  2 teaspoons sugar  3 teaspoons tapicca flour  1 teaspoon sesame oil  Cut the beef into thin slices across the grain. Mix with seasoning  ingredients for at least 15 minutes.  Heat 2 tablespoons oil in wok. Fry green onions for 1 minute. Add  beansprouts and salt and fry for 3 minutes. Set.aside.  Heat 2 more tablespoons oil. Add half garlic and fry 'till brown.  Add beef. Stif fry 'till meat browns slightly. Add water.  Add all remaining ingredients. Stir fry for 5-8 minutes. Serve immediately.  Both dishes go well with noodles. Happy Year of the Snake.  NEST LEWIS  ��� ���  V y  Coast News, January 16,1989  i-i.  What is P.A.L.'s vision for  1989?  "It is time that our leisure  (recreation) needs be met on the  Sunsine Coast. P.A.L.S. believes that the best way to accomplish this is to put in place  an action plan, says Sandy  McBride.  "For more than 70 communities throughout Western  Canada, an action plan has  been a valuable resource for the  planning and organizing of  leisure opportunities.  "More than just a study, an  action plan will incorporate the  input of our elected decision  makers and local community  groups and individuals to produce a set of short term and  long term recommendations  that will meet our leisure  (recreation) needs now, and  over the next five to ten year  period. It will also propose a  financial strategy for the im  plementation of these recommendations, " says McBride.  "P.A.L.S.' objective is clear.  The group is committed to  facilitating an action plan. It is  confident that the recommendations presented will provide the  necessary direction for the construction of facilities and the  provision of leisure services  which will meet the needs of  residents from Egmont to Port  Mellon." she says.  A meeting has been scheduled  for Tuesday, February 7 at 7:30  pm at the Roberts Creek Community Use Room to discuss the  merits of an action plan.  Among the guest speakers will  be a professional recreation  planner, who will provide information and answer our questions.  P.A.L.S.   welcomes  comments   at   885-5344,  McBride.  your  says  Driftwood  Players //f^  m, , W      presents  SOMETHING DIFFERENT  a an evening of comic plays & sketches  2 Roberts Creek Community Hall  J January 26, 27 & 28                      J  f SHOWTIME - 8 pm sharp DOORS OPEN - 7:30 pm ��  0 Tickets at the door $600 Adult  $400 Student                          ��  eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee  GIBSONS LEGION  Branch #109  Guests Welcome |  & We have the Live Music of course ,  i*I��  ft  K  m  Jan. 20 & 21  The Sunshine Ramblers  Russ Clark's 4 Piece Band  Will provide a lively time at your legion  Have a "hot time" on a cold January evening  Make a party - have dinner too!  GENERAL MEETING 8 PM  TOMORROW IAN. 17th  %  SUPER  BOWL  SUNDAY  �� at the  cedArs  PUB  Special 54" TV Screen  Special Super Bowl Brunch  Special Liquid Refreshments  Come early for a Big Afternoon  DOOR OPEN 11:00 AM  KICK-OFF NOON?  Hwy 101, Gibsons  886-8171  ^.���.���.���.�����.'J.'.'.'J.��.^JJJJj'��jjjj.j..ir��yy  The  SYLVIA  Hotel  \  \  "Quiet charm in the heart of the city"  Make the Sylvia part  of your Vancouver adventure...  Featuring "Sylvia's Restaurant & Bistro"  ...Overlooking Vancouver's English Bay  681-9321  On the Beach at 1154 Gilford  Vm ����j. jury y r x jf jjp j j * Jlf Jjfjf Ji'.^^r^j ��3 J j. j mm ^  by Peter Trower  Even as I write these lines  that lovely girl  is standing before me, slender  and smiling  as she always smiled when some  crisis threatened.  I can almost hear her soft:  "Don't worry honey,  we'll get out of this jam  somehow  just as we always have."  ��� Herbert Emerson Wilson  Flushed with success, Herb  calls a temporary halt to the  gang's lucrative spree and heads  for home. 'Home' is now a  modern, well-appointed house  on palm-lined West Santa Barbara Avenue in a fashionable  Los Angeles neighbourhood. In  18 years of marriage it is the  first home Herb and Alice have  actually owned.  Alice still harbours some  disappointment over Herb's  departure from the ministry but  she is bound to admit that he  has become a wonderful provider. In her prayers Alice does  not forget to give thanks to the  Lord for showering his blessings  upon them.  Their lovely home is all paid  for, they have a closed  Studebaker and Herb has pro  vided her with a smaller sedan  for her own use. They even have  an Oriental houseboy.  Life is kind to Alice, who has  already become a prominent  figure in her church and is  heavily involved in charitable  works.  Herb encourages her endeavours and often expresses regret  that his prolonged absences prevent him from fully participating in the rich church life.  He tries to make amends for  this by attending as many functions as he can find time for  whenever he returns home.  On this visit however, Herb  will have little time for anything  except business matters for his  prosperity has brought with it a  number of complexities. He  realizes that even Alice'  credulity would be strained if  attributed his sudden wealth  solely to property deals.  He concocts a story that he  has gone into the oil business  and will still have to travel a  good deal in order to investigate  and supervise his oil wells.  Actually, Herb has been putting his capital to use by investing in real estate. Some  months back he obtained a  realtor's license and dabbled a  bit in buying and selling property.  To be continued...  Y-   _jkC.\   k Special Departure: July  "*"    "/"    T       From$153900Cdn.  -9/       y        \ ���      ���    ���  A When booked  by Jan. 31,  Port Taxes Extra  THERE'S STILL TIME!  Register now for the following courses  Neuro Linguistic Programing - ]for everyone)\  Armchair Travellers Series  Language Classes  Dance  Tai Chi & Shiatsu  Poetry & Pottery  Beer Making  Meat Cutting for Hunters  Bee Keeping  Woodworking  Photography j  '^.  Clowning Around  AND SO MUCH MORE!  Phone Continuing Education 886-8841  for information  Gallery reopens  The Arts Centre kicks off the  new year when it re-opens on  January 25 with the recurring  'Friends of the Gallery'. With  this exhibition the Arts Centre  throws itself on the mercy of the  artists, promising to show at  iccwv one work by every person  who submits.  A maximum of three works  per person ensures that it is not  smothered   by   an   excessive  Cable 11  TUESDAY, JANUARY 17  5:00 PML r,  Williamsburg Panel Discussions  The  17th annual "Williamsburg Conference on the Pacific  Rim,   the   first   ever  held   in  Canada, was recently hosted in  Victoria by the University of  Victoria, the Asia Pacific Foundation   of   Canada   and   the  government of B.C.  7:00 PM  Recycling on the  Sunshine Coast  Join  Rob  Buchan and his  guests Anne Miles and Gemma  Vandermeer  for  a  discussion  about recycling. Included in the  program is a half hour show  from our friends at the Powell  River Cablenet.  8:00 PM  Kinsmen Mother's March '89  Barry   Stein   and   Dennis  McRae join us to talk about this  year's Mother's March.  8:30 PM  Project Parent  Angela Kroning  talks with  Bill Little about Project Parent.  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18  7:00 PM  E.S.P. TV  Two student reports produced and hosted by senior broadcasting   students   Francisco  Juarez and Suzanne Wilson.  THURSDAY, JANUARY 19  7:00 PM  Storytime for Children  Students from the 4 year old  classes at Jack & Jill Pre-school  join us in the studio for a special  time for children.  7:15 PM  Coast Interfaith  This monthly religious program is open to all religious  faiths. The 7th Day Adventist  Church in Davis Bay is the guest  group this month  7:45 PM  Meet Your Teachers  Superintendent  of Schools,  Mr. Clifford Smith joins the  team at Coast Cable TV with a  monthly series formatted to let  you get to know the teachers in  School District 46 better.  8:15 PM  The Carmanah Valley  Dr. David Suzuki is the host  of this look at the Carmanah  Forest in the Carmanah Valley  on Vancouver Island.  This Community  Television Schedule  Courtesy pi: ���~ "-��-^.--����� ���-��  SOUTH COAST FORD  885-3281���W^,^  display of affection. This  unstructured and unjudged exhibition provides an excellent  opportunity to display work  that is unusual, unknown or un-  classifiable, without being subjected to curatorial preference  or prejudice.  To participate, bring work in  any medium, ready to show, to  the Arts Centre on Saturday,  January 21 between 11 and 4  pm.  Doors open to the public  January 25. Hours are 11 to 4  Wednesday to Saturday, 1 to 4  on Sunday.  mom\$  ESSEN  \  UmitiHIIHWIiWiii^l ftMimWltMWWi^MiWllltMIHnMIIIM^^wfHMHinirtl^^  BEEF?  Piping Hot Soup  Hearty Sandwiches  and Tasty Muffins  (inquire about our  Sandwich Club)  Pizza  We make it  You bake it  10" Deluxe  SC99  and up  Thurs. is SENIORS* DAY  10% OFF Regular Prices  Club - Group Discounts  UNDER THE YELLOW AWNING  Cowrie St., 885-7767  SAVE $    SAVE $     SAVE $     SAVE $     SAVE $    SAVE $    SAVE $     SAVE $  4  ��� .    , ���,���->,���,������ n��,r   ^.n-.i^ c^...��:��^.,-^V>^>^//^^,i^-^  ��j*����^ua-<.,��>,j��^.>iwm Coast News, January 16,1989  13.  The Pender Harbour area blizzard January 9 turned Gunboat Bay  into an artist's dream.  ���Myrtle Winchester photo  jCoast Writers  rge ahead  by Ruth Forrester  j It is amazing how many  residents of the Sunshine Coast  jare either writers, or would like  to become same.  )��� Some produce excellent  ���work. Others have the materials  'and ideas for good articles and  Stories somewhere in their  minds, but lack the experience  jand know-how to put their  work down on paper.  \, Even when they have some  knowledge, such questions arise  as "Who would be interested in  this piece and where should I  send it?"  ; This is where the Suncoast  Writers' Forge should come into the picture. Each month  members receive an interesting  aiid informative newsletter with  information on the publications  requesting submissions, the type  of stories ..orr;articles required,  and" news ^  members have had accepted by  publishers.    ^Y^,.  The group comprises some 50  members. Meetings are held on  the second Wednesday of the  should be available  for next  year's tourist season.  Membership is open to people of all ages. Cost is $15 for  the fiscal year which starts in  April each year.  This entitles members to vote  on issues, receive the monthly  newsletter, and to use the copy  machine which is owned by the  forge. It is located in the Coast  News office in Sechelt.  Photocopies are only 10 cents  each for members. The present  executive comprise the following: president Ruth Forrester;  vice-president Margaret Watt;  secretary Kelly Therien;  treasurer Cathy Johnson and  board members Dolores Wil-  kins and Sandy Leekie..  Any of these people would be  glad to give information regarding the forge. It should be emphasized that you don't have to  be ��� a- - member torj^ttend ���  meetings. Everyone "isv |rnade  welcome as hew ideas and input  are always appreciated..  The February meeting on the  -8th promises to be an exciting  *u   * r>   i     ~a i ^^r-    evening-.; This is when the win--  month at Rockwood Lodge at^^ ^M ,atest,Cpntest will be  V announced   ahd v-the   winning  $������; works read aloud-/- - Y'  ���,   Y ��� ���  Etes; the six judges Will not  7:30,  Speakers who are expert iif  their subject are iftvtfed 4$ somi?  of the meetings. They^arcglad  to answer questions and to hefti*.  you with your problems.  Sometimes members are in;,  vited to bring a piece along for  critique sessions. This sounds  quite intimidating, but is in fact  a most helpful exercise. Small  groups get together to help each  other improve their work with  suggestions and ideas.  Just getting together with  kindred spirits is found to be a  stimulating and enjoyable experience. Many new friendships  arise.  The organization was formed  some six years ago and has been  going strong ever since. Until  two years ago the Suncoast  Writers' Forge produced the  Annual Festival of the Written  Arts.  It was found the festival required a different type of  organization, thus the Festival  of the Written Arts became a  separate entity.  The Suncoast Writers' Forge  has produced three anthologies.  To date there have been two annual magazines entitled Tht  Suncoaster, with a third due for  publication this spring.  ; These compile works by local  writers and make interesting  and entertaining.reading. They  are available at local book  stores and at the Coast News offices.  Thanks to a grant from the  Sunshine Coast Arts Society,  cash prizes are offered in annual  writing contests.  Plans are under way for the  next forge project, the compilation of a magazine giving the  history of the many communities and areas on the Sunshine Coast.   Hopefully,  this  )y%-0Ro' the winners are until  'e.lrhejejtingv They know what  ajfksTtare  winners   but   the  author remains, secret until the  announcements ai6*nade.  As part of the celebration,  wine and cheese will be servecb  Please come and join the fun of  the evening.  If you have any queries regarding the forge please write to  the Suncoast Writers' Forge,  Box 2154, Sechelt.  anans  es  by Penny Fuller  Many a young Aquarian has  run off to the big city to escape  the petty, small-mindedness of a  small town only to discover that  concentration of population has  nothing to do with mental attitude.  Disillusioned and bitter,  many of them return to the  more rural settings, having  realized that even the most  cosmopolitan metropolis is only  a conglomeration of people and  groups who only care about  those things which directly affect themselves.  If you were born when the  Sun was in Aquarius (January  21-February 19), you may have  a hard time accepting the 'narrow perspective' of the people  around you. At times you may  get downright disgusted with  the ego-tripping, petty politics  you see.  Especially when you watch  the news, or read a newspaper  and see the death, destruction  and suffering that is occurring  in the world. It kind of makes it  hard to care about your sister's,  boyfriend's affair, doesn't it?  On the other hand, people  may accuse you of being cold  and callous, able to care about  international 'causes' that you  can't do anything about, but  unfeeling when it comes to the  people in your life and their  'crises'. Don't take it too  seriously. Almost every  Aquarian gets that thrown at  them a couple of times in their  lives.  You provide the macro-  cosmic view of things, and can  help the people you care about  put things into a more realistic  perspective, especially if you  can soften your words and tone  of voice when you point out,  "Really, in a hundred years,  who's going to care?''  Part of your challenge, as an  evolving human being, is to  recognize the relationship between the macrocosm and the  microcosm in your own life. A  favourite saying of astrologers  as,Y'As~abpve, sorbelow'^\ Y..::  ;  The key phrase of the new  age movement tends to be, 'As  within, so without'.  In other words, the reality  that you see reflected in the  society and the world around  you, is part and parcel of the  reality within yourself.  This concept isn't restricted  to 'flakey types'. It is being put  forward by some of the top  scientific minds of our time as  they explore quantum physics.  I would highly recommend  two books for any Aquarian, or  for that matter anyone who  wants a scientific perspective of  new age phenomena, The  Aquarian Conspiracy by  Marilyn Ferguson, and The  Dancing Wu-Li Masters by  Gary Zukav.  Before any transformation  can take place in society, it must  occur within the individual who  is perceiving that society.  Change yourself and you  change your world.  This may be the hardest  challenge that an Aquarian  faces, to re-focus your attention  inside yourself and begin the  work there.  Keep in mind that this is not  ignoring the healing that needs  to be done in the world, the self-  healing you do is for the benefit  of the world.  sxsrsxrrarTSTv.��9v y v jf * �� �� * * 9999999 9 *j> ."��^jj rssrn  ARTS & CRAFTS PROGRAMS  FOR CHILDREN  Sponsored by Sunshine Coast Arts Council and   Sunshine Coast Credit Union    All classes are for children ages 8-12  inor  hockey  PAINTING PLUS - 6 Sessions  Sechelt - Larry Westlake - Print-  making  Pat Crucil - Painting  Athea Rowe - Drawing  Starting Sat., Feb. 11, 10-12  Rockwood Lodge art space  Fee: $40 including materials.  PAINTING PLUS - 6 Sessions  Madeira Park  June Malaka - Painting  Ann Fraser - Quilting  Audrey Rose - Crafts  Starting Sat., Feb. 11, 10-12  Fee: $40 including materials.  PAINTING PLUS - 4 sessions  Gibsons  Pauline Lawson - Painting  Trudy Small - Collage  Starting Sat., Apr. 8, 1-3  Elphinstone School  Fee: $40 including materials.  POETRY - 1 Session  Theresa Kishkan  March 28, 1-3  Sechelt Art Centre - Fee: $7  including materials  THEATRE - 8 Sessions  Judith Scott  Starting Sat., Apr. 29, 1-3  Fee: $40  Roberts Creek School  POTTERY - 6 Sessions  Bev Northway  Starting Tues., Apr. 5, 3:30-5:30  Pottery Studio Gibsons - Fee: $40  including materials.  CLASSICAL GUITAR - 8 Sessions  Heather DeRome  Starting Mon. Feb. 6, 3:30-4:30  Sechelt Art Centre - Fee: $40  Starting Wed. Feb. 8, 3:30-4:30  Gibsons (Location to be  announced), Fee: $40  For more information and registration, phone the Arts Centre (885-5412)  Wed. - Sat. 11-4 pm or mail registration and cheque to Arts Centre, Box  1565, Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0.  Registration deadline is 7 days before the start of classes.  >9999999999*9993JMBWm * V9*9*  STOP SMOKING IN 1 SESSION  LASER THERAPY AS SEEN ON T.V.  ��� Laser is the most modern therapy  ��� Soft laser is painless, harmless, no negative  side effects  ��� Soft laser stimulates points, you lose desire  to smoke  ��� Diet and withdrawal points included  ��� 85% success rate  $100  January 17 only  1-800-663-4000  BY APPOINTMENT ONLY  DELCO LASER INTERNATIONAL INC.  FREE DELIVERY  after 6 pm on orders $15 and over within 4 miles  OPEN Sun. - Thurs. 10 am - 12 midnight  FRI. &SAT. 10 am - 2:30 am  Hwy. 101, Gibsons  886-7813  Your guide to  the finest in  area dining  A listing of  restaurants  and pubs  Twwl o|  fteCoMt  y.y  RESTAURANT  Will be  CLOSED v��l  Jan. 16 - 25  RE-OPEN Jan. 26  So let's discuss my wife's favourite wine, (excuse me I  mean whine). "You never take me out to dinner anymore."  "I shot back. What about that gala grand opening at Mac-  Donalds?" She reminded me that was 1976 when we had a  grease fire in our kitchen."  Point taken, I decided to make it up to her with a real treat,  an evening at the Creekhouse in Roberts Creek.  Our mid-week adventure was a cold wet Wednesday. We  were soon warmed by the friendly smile of our hostess Barb,  who seated us in a cosy corner next to the crackling fireplace.  Our final choices were more satisfying than we imagined.  Starting with Hor D'oeuvres of escargot, on mushroom caps,  white sauce, a memorable creation.  As an entree my wife chose the special of the evening,  Feuillete de fruits de mer. This was a filo pastry roll stuffed  with scallops, shrimp and cod in a light tomato, cream,  shallot and wine sauce.  She also had her choice of soup du jour (vegetable) or salad  vinaigrette. She chose the salad.  This delightful combination of flavours was sumptuous as  I managed to sneak a couple of forkfulls, (with the old 'isn't  that a fly on the ceiling' diversion).  My entree was equally gratifying. I chose the Filet Mont-  pellier (grilled filet of beef with herb butter). Done to a succulent medium rare this more than ample helping was fit for  an Olympic size appetite. The filet was two to three inches  thick, tender, juicy and flavourful.  I close by thanking Barb and our talented chef Yvon for an  exemplary dining adventure. We will be back!  Average meal prices quoted do not include liquor.  Creek House - Intimate dining and  European cuisine in a sophisticated yet  casual atmosphere. We serve rack of  lamb, duck, crab, clams, scallops, steaks,  also daily specials. Reservations recommended. Roberts Creek Road and Beach  Avenue - 885-9321. Open 6 pm. Closed  Mondays & Tuesdays. V. MC. 40 seats.  The Omega Pizza, Steak And  Lobster House - With a perfect view  of Gibsons marina, and a good time atmosphere, the Omega is a people-  watcher's paradise. Cast members of The  Beachcombers can usually be found dining here. Menu includes pizza, pasta,  steaks and seafood. Steaks and seafood  are their specialties. Banquet facilities  available. Very special children's menu.  Average dinner for two: $20. Reservations recommended. Located in Gibsons  Landing at 1538 Gower Point Rd.  886-2268. Open Sun-Thurs, 11:30 am - 10  pm, Fri and Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm.  Seats 145.  SIGHT OS THE TOWS  Pronto's Restaurants Two locations  to serve you. Both serve an extensive  variety of pizza, steak, pasta, lasagne,  ribs, souvlaki in a delightful family atmosphere. Children's menu available. Ail  dinner entrees include garlic bread and a  choice of soup or salad. Average family  meal for four about S15-S20. Located at  Wharf Rd., Sechelt, 885-1919; and on  Highway 101, across from Gibsons  Medical Clinic, Gibsons, 886-8138.  ���.f.AM'lL'yDIM INC,  Cornerstone Tea House -  Featuring traditional cream tea, by  reservation only, Saturdays 1-4  886-9261.  pm.  Ruby Lake Resort - Lively 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.  PAID ADVERTISEMENTS  PL   AS  Cedar's Inn-Appetizers all day till 11  pm. Darts every Sun. Everyone welcome.  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons -886-8171. Open 11  am - midnight, Sun-Thurs; 11 am -1 am,  Ftf-Sat. 100 seats. V., MC. Regular menu  11 am to 8:30 pm.  tAT l\ ������- JAKt -()! 1  Olkken Shack - Deep fried chicken,  pizza, hamburgers, salads. All to go.  Cowrie St., Sechelt -885-7414. Video Rentals. Open 11 am - 9 pm, Mon-Thur; 11  am - 10 pm, Fri-Sat; noon - 9 pm, Sun.  Home delivery within 5 miles of store  after 4 p.m.  V 14.  Coast News, January 16,1989  imnmiimmmxmm&mmmmmmmwin ui i ��� jii ^mmmmKmmwmmm  ^ -^ d    ' "��� ��. ���Y'-'v  '''__LTitlihi-iY -. ^         ���-      ������_*<��  by Mark Benson  The Buccaneers moved into a  tie for the fourth and last  playoff spot by defeating the  Gibson B&D Kings 3-2. The  Kings were leading 2-1 going into the third period on goals by  Sean Longman and Dave  Brackett.  The Buccaneers got a goal by  Weepee Peers then two goals,  including the game winner, by  George Croteau.  Gilligans Tie Creek  Gilligans tied third place  Roberts Creek 4-4. Gilligans  was leading 4-2 going into the  final period on goals by Paul  Robbins, Gary Benner, Gord  Clayton and Trevor Pike. Creek  goals were scored by Jim  Benger, Cal Eklund, Steve  Marsh and the game tying goal  by Rick Sach.  Last Week's Scores  Bucs  3  Kings  2,  Creek 4  Gilligans 4, Hawks 14 Gilligans  3.  Next Week's Games  Wednesday 8:30 Creek vs  Kings; Thursday 8:30 Kings vs  Gilligans; Friday 6:45 Hawks vs  Bucs; Saturday 7:00 Wakefield  vs Hawks; Saturday 9:15 Kings  vs Buccaneers.  by Sonja Koskinen  In local Minor Hockey action  in the Pup Division Graeme  Malcolm, Brad Wing and  Theodore Desta each scored  once for the Flyers. Robert  Trousdeil and Rikki Peers each  scored once for the Dolphins.  In Peewee action Michael  Yates scored four times while  Cody Munson had a hat trick  for the Blackhawks. Scoring for  the Thunderbirds were Brad  Wingfield with six goals and  Doug Devlin added a single in a  7-7 tie.  In the Midget Hockey B  Tournament against North  Shore Winter Club Sechelt  marker was scored by David  Paetkau for a 11-1 loss.  In the second game of the  tournament    North   Shore  Please turn to page 15  /  "Of  You're so fine  Born  January 21, 1939!"  "Fifty is Nifty  /  '  :  r4  0345  17 0730  TU 1215  2025  13.7  12.7  14.7  2.8  Date Time Ht.FI.  0440 14.6  18 0855 12.9  WE 1305 14.3  2115 2.3  0525 15.2  19 1005 12.7  TH 1405 13.9  2200 2.0  Date Time Ht.Ft.  0600 15.5  20 1100 12.3  FR 1500 13.6  2245 2.0  0630 15.5  21  1145 11.8  SA 1600 13.4  2325 2.3  Date Time Ht.Ft.  0700 15.5  22 1225 11.3  SU 1650 13.1  Reference: Point Atkinson  Pacific Standard Time  7  *  Date Time Ht.Ft.  0000  23 0730  MO 1305  1740  2.7  15.4 .  10.7K  12.9  For SKookumchuk Narrows add 1 hr. 45 min ,  plus 5 min. (or each It. ol rise,  and 7 min. (or each It. ol fall.  Time To  WINTERIZE  Your Boat & R.V.  winter storage  on fenced premises  power & water on site  f . HARBOUR VIEW MARINE  BOAT HAULING  886-2233  LTD      >i~�� 101. Gibs,om  APPLIANCE SERVICES ���  SERVICE & REPAIR   To All Major Appliances   Quality Reconditioned Major Appliances For Sale  GUARANTEED & DELIVERED  Will Buy Nice, Non-Working Major Appliances  BJORN  885-7897  ��� CONCRETE SERVICES ���  n Ready Mix Concrete  l\ E Sand & Gravel  N /*���*     CONCRETE  ^ af\   LTD  u'      SERVING THE SUNSHINE COAST  GIBSONS PLANT   I   886-8174       J  SECHELT PLANT  . 885-7180  o  v.  FINANCIAL SERVICES  Accounting Services  ��� COMPLETE ACCOUNTING SERVICES ���  ��� WORD PROCESSING ���  R. Bruce Cranston, C.G.A.  Marine Drive, Gibsons  (Across from Armours Beach) 886-3302  ��� GEN. CONTRACTORS*  REMODEL, RENOVATE, REPAIRS,  ROOFING, WATERPROOFING  Coast Construction  Quality Guaranteed  L. FERRIS 885-5436, 885-4190  Refrigeration &  Appliance Service  PRATT RD. 886-9959  Coast Concrete Pumping  & Foundations  FREE ESTIMATES  John Parton     885-5537  GREAT  PACIFIC  MANAGEMENT  CO. LTD. (EST. 1965)  Financial Planning Service  Investment Fund  RRSP's  Retirement Income Funds  Tax Shelters  AlasdairW. Irvine  Representative  (604) 886-6600  Box 127, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  Jhtfifw'  <SV        THE  RENOVATIONS WITH  A TOUCH OF CLASS  COMMERCIAL & RESIDENTIAL  IMPROVER 885^   im HALFMOON hflXj  I  C  T. and M. APPLIANCE  Small & Major  Appliance Repairs  Chaster Rd.,    Ph. 886-7861  BUILDING CONTRACTORS  POMFRET  CONSTRUCTION  For all aspects of  residential & commercial construction  885*9692   P.O. Box 623. Gibsons. B.C.  S"&  ^^^  ALWEST  rUS**��  cT TO ^'Zrc 100% GuarantM  ���        ^UftttO^rtEB   ���� Workmanship  -__���_.  VINYL SIDING-SOFFIT FASCIA  SEHVlwES    Door and Window Conversions  Box 864. Roofing  Sechelt. B.C. von 3AoCall for FREE ESTIMATE HS-4572  ROOFING  Specializing in all types of  FREE      commercial & residential roofing  ESTIMATES 886-2087 eves.   GUARDS  KEATS CONSTRUCTION LTD.  Quality Residential and Recreational  Developments on the Sunshine Coast  886-7868  Scott Benson  GIBSONS  COQUITLAM TRUSS LTD.  Residential and Commercial Roof Trusses  agent 886-9452  Brad Robinson   if??5?2'8970  (604) 464-0291  2990 CHRISTMAS WAY, COQUITLAM, B.C. V3C 2M2  CLEANING SERVICES  PENINSULA SEPTIC  TANK SERVICE  Box 673, Sechelt, B.C.  VON 3A0  RAY WILKINSON   885-7710^  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Mellon to Ole's Cove  Commercial Containers Available  886-2938  ��� CONCRETE SERVICES  nrurenne  Concrete Pumping Ltd  ��� Pumping   ���Foundations*Patios  ��� Placing     ���Sidewalks     ��� Floor  ��� Finishing ���Driveways  886-7022  RR*4 Gibsons  'FOR THE BEST OF SERVICE*  >9,  I  r- 21 HOUR CENTRAL DISPATCH-  885-96661   885-5333  ==iReady-Mix Ltd:   ACCOUNTS ,  3 Batch Plant* on the Sunshine Coast  Gibsons ��� Sechelt ��� Pender Harbour  ELECTRICAL CONTR!  V  Electric Plus  Authorized  B.C. Hydro  Contractor  easide (Liectrlc JtJ  Residential - Commercial - Industrial  Box 467, Gibsons, B.C.   VON 1V0.  886-3308  Se  EXCAVATING  BLACKBIRD INDUSTRIES  ��� DITCHING ���  ��� WATER & SEWER ��� EXCAVATING  RICHARD SMITH 886-7386  S8, C61, RR #1   Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  "We Can Dig It"   Fostrac BACKHOE  SERVICE  e SEPTIC FIELDS  e DRAINAGE DITCHES  e EXCAVATIONS  ��� WATER LINES  �� CLEARING  (CASE 580)  Steve Jones     886-8269  rCOUST BOBCAT SERVIC  Small In Size - Big In Production  - Yard Clean-Up     - Post Holes  - Topsoil/Gravel/Mulch Spreading ^M&SZ^  Light Trenching                   ;����<������c|     "*"*" ~*'  7051   SECHELT <������������&,  ?Wfe *    WELL DRILLING LTD.  Now serving the Sunshine Coast  Submersible Pump Installation  Air Transportation Available (only 15 minutes  from Quallcum)  752-93587  R.R. 2, Quallcum Beach, B.C.  VOR2T0  Need this space?  C<ilt tlio  COAST   l\j��.W$  i     Viit; 886 2622 or 885 3930  ��� GEN. CONTRACTORS  Need this space?  C.ill   tin-   COAST   NFWS  it   886 ?fi?? or 88'> 39:!0  ROLAND'S   HOME IMPROVEMENTS LTD.'  ��� 5" Continuous aluminum gutters  ��� Aluminum soffits & fascias  ��� Built-in vacuum systems  ^�� Vinyl siding 885-3562  A-Bonnlebrook Industries Ltd.A  886*7064  ��� *Saptle Tank Pumping*  *Concrt>tt Saptic Tank Salsa *  ��Crana Truck Rental *  ���Portable Toilet Rentals*  West Coast" Dry wall  RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION  Board - Spray ��� Damountabla Partitions ��� Int. A Ext. Painting  Tapa    ��� Staal Studs      ��� Suapandad Drywall       ��� Insulation  ��� T-Bar Callings Callings  For Guaranteed Quality & Service Call  .     BRENT ROTTLUFF or RON HOVDEN  /  p bc ferries Schedule  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY-LANGDALE  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE-SALTERY BAY  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am 3:30 pm M  9:30 M 5:30  11:30 am 7:25 M   .  1:15 pm 9:15  Lv. Langdale  6:20 am      2:30 pm  8:30 M1       4:30  10:30 am     6:30  12:25 pm M 8:20 M  Lv. Earls Cove  6:40 am 4:30 pm  8:20 6:30  10:30 8:30  12:25 pm M 10:20 M  Lv. Saltery Bay  5:45 M 3:30 pm  7:35 5:30 M  9:25 M 7:30  11:30 9:30  M denotes Maverick Bus  M' denotes no Maverick Bus on Sundays  Gibsons  BUS  Additional sailings March 23 through March 27,1989 and  May 19 through May 22,1989 only.  Lv. Saltery Bay Lv. Earls Cove  1:30 pm 2:30 pm  'Note there will be no  "First Ferry" run on  OMEGA  ���6:02  Gibsons-  *6K��  Sunnycrest  '5:55  Lower  ���6:03  Ferry  ���6:10  Terminal  7:45  Marina  7:47  Mall  8:00  Sua  8:03  Terminal  8:10  9:45  8:47  10:00  Shelter  10:03  10:10  11:45  11:47  12.-00  12:03  12:10  1:40  1:42  1:50  1:53  2:05  3:45  3:47  4:00  4:03  4:10  ays & Holidays  5:45  5:47  6:00  6:03  6:10      I  [MINI BUS SCHEDULE  MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY EXCEPT HOLIDAYS  Effective Sept. 12  SECHELT TO WEST SECHELT:  LEAVE Sechelt:  (Trail Bay Mall/Trail Ave.)  ARRIVE Mason/Norwest Bay Rd.  8:25 a.m.  8:32 a.m.  .   ��� 1:05p.m.  ��� 1:12 p.m.  4:25 p.m.  4:32 p.m.  WEST SECHELT TO SECHELT:  LEAVE Mason/Norwest Bay Rd.:  ARRIVE Sechelt:  (Trail Bay Mall/Trail Ave.)  8:32 a.m.  8:40 a.m.  ���   ��� 1:12 p.m.  * 1:20 p.m.  4:32 p.m.  4:40 p.m.  SECHELT TO GIBSONS:  LEAVE Sechelt:  (Trail Bay Mall/Trail Ave.)  ARRIVE Lower Gibsons:  (Municipal Parking Lot)  8:40 a.m.  9:15 a.m.  10:30 a.m.  (Lower Rd.)  11:15 a.m.  ��� 1:20 p.m.  * 1:50 p.m.  3:00 p.m.  (Lower Rd.)  3:45 p.m.  LOWER GIBSONS CIRCLE:  LEAVE Lower Gibsons:  (Municipal Parking Lot)  ARRIVE Lower Gibsons:  (Municipal Parking Lot)  9:15 a.m.  9:25 a.m.  '   ��� 1:50 p.m.  ��� 2:00 p.m.  3:45 p.m.  3:55 p.m.  GIBSONS TO SECHELT:  LEAVE Lower Gibsons:  (Municipal Parking Lot)  ARRIVE Sechelt:  (Trail Bay Mall/Trail Ave.)  9:25 a.m.  10:15 a.m.  11:15a.m.  (Lower Rd.)  12 noon  ��� 2:00 p.m.  (Lower Rd.)  ��� 2:45 p.m.  3:55 p.m.  4:25 p.m.  FARES:  One zone: 75 cents  Each additional zone: 25 cents  Zone #1: Lower Gibsons to  Flume Rd.  Zone #2: Flume Rd. to  West Sechelt  The bus will stop on request  at any safe spot along its  route.  REGULAR STOPS AT: SECHELT AND GIBSONS MEDICAL CLINICS  ���'No Service on Fridays at  These Times*1  Please note: There is no service  on Saturdays, Sundays, or Holidays I  Suncoast Transportation Schedules Sponsored By  a member of  independent travel  Professionals  *"'���     . ��� ��� 886-9255  GihmA  Insurance, Qti$Q$fM   Notary  -     886-2000  Red Carpet Service From Friendly Professionals In Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons  VS'V  ��  i  mseamm  Mi iTjrraTiitjflpfflyirfflf���TiT^^ n..n.r���^-^,^n  1  Coast News, January 16,1989  15.  by Penny Fuller  Commercial'  : vehi0le. ;.. Y  inspection;  facility   ���'���'-  OPEN 6 DAYS A WEEK  3=W  1117 Sunshine Coast Hwy     qqm  aaja   Gibsons - near Pratt     OOU'Ofc I O  Sechelt Mayor Tom Meredith  declared January 14 to 20  Minor Hockey week Friday. He  presented a certificate of  recognition to Don MacLeod  who has spent eight years  coaching minor hockey on the  Sunshine Coast.  The certificate says MacLeod  is being commended, "...in  recognition of the dedication  which has contributed to the advancement of Canada's national sport and to the physical  and mental development of  young Canadians."  Besides coaching for eight  years, MacLeod has been on the  executive of the minor hockey  association for six years.  GEN  CONTRACTORS ���  MISC SERVICES  r  K.  AM.X*JU$ FAX2JT8 * 6S���OE4fE8  FREE ESTIMATES SEVEN DAYS A WEEK  RESIDENTIAL - INDUSTRIAL - COMMERCIAL  INTERIOR EXTERIOR PAINTING  Mark A. Maclnnes 886-2728  ��� Auto Propane  ��� Appliances  ��� Quality B.B. Q's  885-2360  Hwy 101, across St.  from Big Mac's, Sechelt  *;^^i��-  ^Otutsfiine *Lodge  I MEETING ROOM  Gibsons, B.C, complimentary t.v.  I TELEPHONE & FIREPLACE  On North Road Jl Highway 101  ^P.O. Box 1768, Gibsons, B.C. Can.ul.iVON 1V0  RESERVATIONS:  (.604)886-332^/  ICG LIQUID GAS  HEATING  r  WOOD HEAT  -\  Metal Fireplaces  Wood Furnaces  Wood Stoves  Chimneys  Inserts  Liners  Certified  Wood Stove  Technician  All facets of  wood heating  883-9551  AC Building Supplies  STEVE  CHRISTIAN  /"JON JAREMA >  DESIGN CONSULTANT  PRELIMINARY DEVELOPMENT CONCEPTS  CUSTOM HOME DESIGN  RENOVATIONS OR ADDITIONS ��� REVISION OF EXISTING PLANS  DRAWINGS AND RENDERINGS  CALL 886-8930 TO DISCUSS YOUR HOME ENVIRONMENT.  Need this space?  Call   the  COAST   l\JEW$  at   886 ?62? or 885 3930  MARINE SERVICES ���  r  Headwater Marin* (r9S6j/M  WINTER SPECIAL RATE ON WAYS:  Pay (or 1 Day & GET 2 DAYS FREE  Nov. 1, 1988-Jan. 31, 1989  YEAR ROUND MOORAGE: HI-PflESSURE CLEANING  Box 71, Madeira Park, B.C. VON 2H0    (604)663-2406  >  f PENINSULA INDUSTRIAL A  & LOGGING SUPPLIES  General Industrial Supplies  ��� Hydraulic Hose & Fittings ��� Welding Supplies  ��� Wire Rope ��� Truck Parts  ��� Detroit Diesel Parts  DELIVERY  SERVICE  24 HOUR  SERVICE  DIVER  BOAT  .    HAULING  Cottrell's Marine Service  SERVICE TO ALL MAKES  Specializing in Merc.Outboard  A stern drive rebuilding  Located at  Smitty's Marina, Gibsons  SHOP 886-7711      RES. 885-5840 A  N  r  Phone 886-2480  Van. Direct 689-7387   Mobile �� 290-4806  -  v        1042 Hwy. 101, Gibsons   (across from Kenmac Parts)  GIBSONS MOBILE SAW SERVICE  Custom Cutting - Planing  Bevel Siding - Posts & Beams  Chris Napper 886-3468  R.R.#4, S6, C78,  \^ Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  Eu  mccaneer  Marina 5? Resort Ltd.  Located in Secret Cove 885-7888  MARINE SPECIALISTS 21 years  PARTS - SALES - SERVICE -REPAIRS  '^Johnson  OMC  VOEVO  EvinnuoE t  WCUWir  K  [Ol  OUTBOARDS  STERN DRIVES/IN8OAR0S  COMPLETE LANDSCAPE SERVICE 6'7' & 8' GOLDEN^  DeFS;SeniE9stimatees,C HEDGING EVERGREENS  BARK MULCH M__ S3����/ft.  15 vds. delivered in Sechelt $270 COASrS LARGEST NURSERY  MURRAY'S NURSERY'"STaST  Located 1 mile north of Hwy 101 on Mason Rd'.    885-2974 _^J  Beside The Gov't Dock  r Beside The t>ov t uocr ___--���-~r ���   1  ���f?KAC ���Tvinruae - * ���-  *" * Salt Water Licences  ��� Motel & Campsites   ��� Water Taxi  ��� Marine Repairs ��� Ice and Tackle       883-2266  Hydraulic ��� Truck ��� Industrial  FAST 24 hr. Service:  Pager 8855111  7t^^&&?y SUPPLY ��  "\  Hwy. 101 near Pratt Rd. Gibsons  (across from Len Wray Transfer]  886-4930  J  r  HARBOUR VIEW MARINE LTD  ��� SUPPLIES ��� SALES ��� SERVICE ��� REPAIRS ���  STERN DRIVES iifinfw    f~.JKM   im:    ���!���.������> ������������  & INSOARO ENGINES by...   0IWW���    153323   "��*    -\M��"  Fuiiv licensed FULL LINE OF MARINE HARDWARE & ACCESSORIES  & inured     BOAT HAULING & FULL SHOP REPAIRS -  van. Direct    DOCKSIDE SERVICE q^ VHFClLj!l��  684-0933     7Q9H��yl0i.Qtbi��nt    HI 886-2233^  UTeflMtf Marine Diesel Repair  ^mFv^ DAVE COLES  Mobile Service ��� Repairs ��� Overhauls  WINTERIZING SPECIALS ON SAIL BOATS  886-2875  MISC SERVICES  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  Auto  &  Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows  SALES & INSTALLATION  Commercial & Residential  Carpet & Resilient Flooring  SHOWCASE  at the Alternative, Hwy. 101, Gibsons  & Furniture Land, Hwy. 101, Sechelt  ^ QUALITY IS SATISFACTION       886-8868  fCHAINSAWS  SALES & SERVICE  KELLY'S LAWN MOWER &    CHAINSAW LTD.  "\  731 NORTH ROAD    886-2912  & Screens  101 & Pratt Rd.  Mirrors  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  ��� CABINETS -  3B6-9411  Showroom Kern's Plaza, Hwy 101  n Tuesday to Saturday 10-4 pro  I  The Sunshine Coast Minor  Hockey Association has 160  kids enrolled this season, ranging in ages from five to 18. It requires 22 coaches to help the  kids, and many hours of phoning and organizing done by  parents. All the help is  volunteer.  There are six divisions in this  area. Children four years old to  seven are in 'Peanuts'. The  eight and nine year olds are in  Tups' followed by 'Atoms' (10  and 11 year olds).  In those divisions the children  learn basic skating skills, puck  handling and stick handling.  Body checking is not introduced until the 'Peewee'  division. Older players from 14  through 16 play in the 'Bantam'  teams and after that the  'Midgets'.  "It gets the kids out and do-  Sechelt Mayor Tom Meredith presented Don MacLeod with a certificate of recognition from the Minor Hockey Association last Friday, kicking off Minor Hockey Week. ���Penny Fuller photo  ing something other than wat-      president Fawcus. Each year the  ching TV," points out Linda  Haine who is in charge of Ways  and Means.  Public relations officer Sonja  Koskinen adds, "It's a team  sport. They learn to get along  with other members, develop  sportsmanship, interpersonal  skills and physical skills.  While many people think of  hockey as an expensive sport,  this isn't necessarily true, says  Chiefs tie, win 2 at Newton  Continued from page 15  Winter Club won 3-1 and the  lone goal for Sechelt was scored  by David Paetkau.  In Midget tournament action  played in Newton, the Sechelt  Chiefs tied North Delta Kings  3-3 with a hat trick scored by  Dave Paetkau.  Sechelt Chiefs won 10-6 over  the Coquitlam Penguins with  Shane Joe, Clay Munson, Ryan  Paul and Dave Paetkau scoring  twice and single markers by  Keith McKenzie and Jesse  Stretch.  In further Midget action the  Sechelt Chiefs won 6-3 against a  Chilliwack team with Ryan Paul  and Darren Pollock each scoring twice and Shane Joe and  Chris Wigard added singles.  For the final game in the  tournament the Sechelt Chiefs  were defeated by the Surrey  Devils 4-3 where single goals  were scored by Jesse Stretch,  Dave Paetkau and Ryan Paul.  Medals were awarded to individual players. In Game 1  Ryan Paul was the recipient of  the Most Valuable Player  (MVP) award. In Game 2 Most  Defensive Player (MDP) was  Chris Wigard *:~ whilef David  Paetkau won the MVP award.  Keith McKenzie in Game 3  was the MVP while the MDP  was Ted Anderson. Final game  MVP was Ryan Paul and Travis  Green was the MDP.  Trophies were also awarded  to coaches Eric Paetkau and  Mike Duncan.  In Bantam action played in  West Vancouver the host team  won 8-3.  January 14 to 21 has been  designated Minor Hockey  Week. We would like to take  this opportunity on behalf of  our president Chris Fawcus and  the executive, players, parents  and everyone else associated  with minor hockey to express  our thanks to our sponsors:  Trail Bay Developments,  Shop Easy, Pacifica Pharmacy,  Sechelt Indian Band, Aquarius  Sea Farms, Coast Cablevision,  R.C. Legion Branch 140, S.C.  Credit Union, Trail Bay Sports,  Canadian Paper Workers'  Union Local 1119, R.C. Legion  Branch 219, Super Valu, Howe  Sound Pulp and Paper, R.C.  Legion Branch 109 and the S.C.  Lions Club.  Many thanks for the donations  received   from   Gibsons  association has a swap meet  where used equipment can be  purchased at a reasonable price.  Another major complaint of  parents is also not a problem on  the Sunshine Coast. While it is  common, he explained, for  hockey players in major urban  centres to have practice at 5 am,  because of the smaller number  of teams, no one on the Coast  practices any earlier than ,7 am.  Building Supplies, B.A.  Blacktop, FAB Logging, Swan-  son's Ready-Mix, Trail Bay  Merchants' Association, Sechelt  Esso Service, Dube Oil Sales,  Maedel Petroleum, Esso Imperial Oil and Fletcher  Challenge Canada.  The continued support and  interest by these businesses and  organizations in the youth of  our community is commendable  Also, a special salute to the  Sunshine Coast News for its interest in reporting Minor  Hockey activities and game  results.  Gibsons  Swimming Pool  MONDAY &  WEDNESDAY  FRIDAY  Early Bird  6-30a.m. -  8:30 a.m.  Early Bird  6:30 a.m.  -  8:30 a.m  Aqua Fit  9:00 a.m.  - 10:00 a.m.  Aqua Fit  9:00 a.m.  -10:00 a.m  Ease Me In  10:00 a.m.  - 11:00 a.m.  Fit & 50 +  10:00 a.m.  - 10:30a.m  Noon Swim  11:30a.m.  -   1:00 p.m.  Senior Swim  10:30 a.m.  - 11:30a.m  Lessons  3:30 p.m.  -   7:30 p.m.  Noon Swim  11:30 a.m.  -   1:00 p.m  Swim Fit  7:30 p.m.  -  8:30 p.m.  Public Swim  5:30 p.m.  - 7:00 p.m  TUESDAY  ....  Teen Swim  7:30 p.m.  -  9:00 p.m  Fit & 50 +  9:30 a.m.  -10:30a.m.  .,  Senior Swim  10:30a.m.  -11:30a.m.  Adapted Aquatics 2:30 p.m.  - 3:30 p.m.  SATURDAY  Lessons  3:30 p.m.  - 6:00 p.m.  Public Swim  2:00 p.m.  - 4:30 p.m.  Public Swim  6:00 p.m.  - 7:30 p.m.  Public Swim  7:00 p.m.  ��� 8:30 p.m.  Co-ed Fitness  7:30 p.m.  - 8:30 p.m.  THURSDAY  Adapted Aquatics 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.  Lessons 3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Public Swim 6:00 p.m.-7: 30 p.m.  Co-ed Fitness       7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.  SUNDAY  Family Swim        1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.  Public Swim        3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Lessons Commence  Sept. 19th  REGISTER NOW  Gibsons Swimming Pool 886-9415  Publication of this schedule  sponsored by  Super Valu  To find out about  an educational or  training course, you  could spend hours  with these  Or just minutes  with this.  '���**J  V  UMUM^trMUlf  �� ^W   l  Over 175,000 courses, workshops  and seminars right at your fingertips.  Now you can find all the information  you need to select an educational or  training opportunity simply by using  the Discovery Training Network s computerized catalogue.To tap into this  information source, visit your local  TAP (Terminal Access Point).  TAPs may be found in your  community at participating  colleges, government offices,  libraries and many other locations in  the Greater Vancouver, Vancouver  Island,Thompson-Nicola, Howe Sound  and Sunshine Coast regions. Province-  wide TAPs are coming soon.  Specify the subject area you're  interested in and our computer will  search out what's available.  And best of all, it's free.  To find the TAP nearest  you, call us toll-free at  1-800-663-1383.  DiscoveryTraining Network  An initiative of the Open Learning Agency  300-475 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 4M9 ���i>����p^lWBlll|ll|XT^^B|tTBlfrinWw'M>WM��"lW^  aBiW"gr*��q"ggrBHwyCTrntfwggiiwgwwBw��^*  16.  Coast News, January 16,1989  An Indian Isle Construction crew worked 30 hours in 214 days last week for the South Pender Harbour  and District Water Board to repair a series of faults near Lagoon and Francis Peninsula Road in Madeira  Park's 20-year-old system. The culprit was a broken pipe (see inset). ���Myrtle Winchester photo  Pender water net  by Myrtle Winchester  Recent problems with the  Pender Harbour water system  have left many residents upset  with the irregular service, but  hopefully there won't be any  more interruptions.  The major problem was caused about 20 years ago, during  installation of the system, when  a large rock was dropped on a  main line, cracking it and causing a leak that was only  discovered and fixed a week ago  when three nearby valves had to  be replaced.  "The difficulty came from it  being in such a strategic place,"  ; said Frank White, who has been  working for the South Pender  Harbour  and   District  Water  ��� Board for 12 years. The pipe lies  ' below the high tide line (the area  ' used to be under water at high  tide), and thus the crew had to  ' deal with water filling the hole  as they worked.  ��� There   is   a   question   of  whether the system is adequate  : to serve the community, and  suggestions have been made to  rebuild the whole thing.  "Don't rip it out," White  cautioned. "Instead of replacing, we should be paralleling  lines. A line down the highway  to Madeira Park would have  prevented all this (inconvenience).  "In the city you've got four  valves on every block, so you  can isolate any part of it when  work needs to be done. Here  we've got only two valves in the  four miles from Lagoon to  Warnock Road. Unlike Vancouver, this is a one line system.  White explained, "There was  a shortage of money when the  system was installed, and it was  done to serve as much of the  community as possible.  "Our lines are not overloaded," White continued, "and we  have not had a problem with the  velocity of flow, but we've got a  1969's system with 1980's people. Our energies should be  directed to parallel lines and  looping, now everything  depends on one corner."  i ��:���?��"  RRSP RRSP RRSP RRSP RRSP RRSP RRSP RRSP RRSP  o.  cc  cc  Q.  CO  CC  cc  Q.  C/0  CC  CC  a.  in  cc  cc  Q.  Ifi  cc  cc  D.  CO  cc  cc  a.  cc  cc  a.  (fi  cc  cc  SEMINAR  Options for Self-Directed RRSP's  Find out:  * What top money managers see in the economic future  * The top RRSP investment opportunities  currently available  * How these opportunities fit into self-directed RRSP's  * How to lock in high guaranteed interest rates  with capital gains potential.  Wednesday, February 1st  Driftwood Inn, Sechelt, 7-9 pm  Senting is limited so call  now and reserve a place  885-2272  Presented b\: Alasdair W. Irvine  GREAT PACIFIC  MANAGEMENT Co. Ltd.  Midcoast Professional Building  5674 Teredo St., P.O. Box 2629  Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  33  3D  </>  1J  30  30  (/>  -P  3D  30  If)  ���o  30  30  (/>  "O  30  33  C/>  -o  30  30  (/>  ���v  30  30  C/>  "O  30  3D  </>  RRSP RRSP RRSP RRSP RRSP RRSP RRSP RRSP RRSP  Indian Isle Construction, the  firm that does maintenance on  the water system, will be starting work in the next couple of  weeks on a $20,000 job to install  a loop on Francis Peninsula.  That will allow most of the area  to be supplied with water when  work needs to be done on the  original line.  Poetry  Pender  i  by Myrtle Winchester, 883-9302  The following three courses  are offered through Continuing  Education. For registration or  more information, call  885-7871, local 21.  Poetry Now - Sakinaw Lake  resident John Pass will teach  this introductory poetry writing  and appreciation course. If you  have any interest in poetry,  don't miss this opportunity to  learn from a highly-skilled  craftsman in his field. Begins  January 25 at PHSS, will run  for eight weeks from 7 to 9 pm  on Wednesdays and costs $45.  Spanish for Tourists - Elia  McNutt willl teach Leyel Two  of this popular course in con-,  versational Spanish. A back- ,;  ground-in -the   language   is.gs.  recommended.   Beginning   on���.,'.,  January 24, the course will run  for eight Tuesdays from 7 to  9:30 pm, at PHSS.  Knitting and Crochet - In the  home of instructor Dorothy  Smith, both beginners and the  experienced will learn new  techniques or refine their skills.  Beginning on January 24, the  classes will run for eight  Tuesdays from 7 to 9:30 pm,  and tuition is $42.  Adult Basic Literacy (ABLE)  - Tutors are available in Pender  Harbour to help adults who  have difficulty reading and  writing. Call Anne Moul at  885^613 for further information.  Egmont  ilililiiii  by Egmont Etta, 883-9302  A   memorial   service   for  Albert Hodson will be held on  Saturday,  January 21  at the  government wharf.  MEMBERSHIP DUE  Your membership in the Egmont Community Club is due,  and Betty Silvey will take care  of collecting the money and issuing receipts. As always, new  members are welcome.  THANKS FOR STAMPS  The Lioness and Lions Club  would like to thank all of you  who have been saving used  postage stamps for them, and  thank you in advance for continuing to do so. Please remember to leave a quarter-inch  border of paper around the edge  of the stamps when you cut  them from envelopes.  E.T. RIDES AGAIN  The Coast News has its own  'Remember When' column, so  Egmont Etta is doing the same  thing for the Egmont News.  Thus, here's Egmont News,  Five Years Ago:  In 1984 the Egmont News  said Happy Birthday to Gunnar  Gjerdin and city-bound  Michelle Beardmore. Rose  Mueller was installed as  treasurer of the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary by  acting secretary Isabelle Ralph.  We had fun at the meat  draws and Sunday dancing at  the Backeddy Pub, and everybody was saying that golfing in  Kleindale and skiing near Tan-  nis Lake (Tetrahedron) was just  a dream.  Establishment of a Pender Harbour police station with a  staff of three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers is being requested by the Sunshine Coast Regional District board.  The move was approved January 12 as Pender area director Gordon Wilson urged the request forward at an SCRD  meeting.  "There's been a whole raft of break-ins and an outbreak of  shoplifting," said Wilson, while lawlessness on the highway is  bad. Young high-powered car drivers are out of hand and in-  terferring with school buses, etc., he said.  ���^������^sacsgr  with new concept  in thermal windows  from Elson Glass  ��� Same expert installation  ��� Improved thermal  insulation  ��� Better condensation  reduction  ��� Same 7 YEAR WARRANTY  Impressed? Call  5��tl~ . na  M  Hwy. 101 & Pratt Rd., Gibsons 886-7359  m  .%vl���^^^^^^^^^^^?���?^v?���^^^^^^^^;���^^^^7yv^  (Pender Harbour Credit Union||  Invites You to Attend Our  OPEN HOUSE  Come in and see our new vault, additions, and renovations  We will have coffee, juice, cookies, and goodies along with give-aways,  and a  door prize of a painting by local artist Noreen Marshall.  Almost a million British Columbians enjoy  the solid security and peace of mind that  comes from saving at their Credit Union.  With t;he financial backing of the provincial  government, the Credit Union deposit insurance corporation of British Columbia  protects deposits' of all Credit Union  members up to a maximum of $100,000 per  separate deposit account, per Credit Union.  Security, dependability and trust - that's the  unbeatable combination you'll find at  Pender Harbour Credit Union.  Wed., Jan. 18, 1989   from 10*00 am to 4:00 pm  Madeira Park Road, Madeira Park, B.C.  FRANCIS PENINSULA PLACE  iQ^^fSXfe^S-S*:  MADEIRA PARK SHOPPING CENTRE  SUNSOFT ELECTRONICS  & VIDEO RENTALS  883-2988  Oak Tree Market  IGA  FOODLINER  (Check our Flyer)  \i.  Rentals, Sales, & Service  883-9114  PENDER HARBOUR  CHEVRON  Complete Auto Repair  24-HOUR TOWING  883-2392  Pender Harbour Diesel  AUTO, MARINE & INDUSTRIAL  PARTS  883-2616  Peninsula Power &.  Cable Ltd.  Hi^h & Low Voltage Power Lines  Outdoor Sub-Stations  883-2218  Marina  TOTAL SHOPPING  7 Days a Week  .ill Chevron Products  883-2253   Indian Isle  Backhoe & Dumptruck  Service  883-2747 or 883-2730  PENDER  HARBOUR  CREDIT  UNION  883-9531  HEADWATER MARINA ltd.  Ways, Hi-Pressure Washing,  & Year-Round Moorage  883-2406  Enjoy a d$yof Business; te/sare> ^/?d s/idpp/fjg i'n V-VENICE NORTH  i  inw.��rTw����j��w��^���^.-w. ���*���!,.*��������. m��w*��w;'��'  ��*pa^��.I^pfttti��V3 J;  Komss & Property  ��7;  Starter IL Trade  2.  mth* .  is.  For Sale  3.  Obituaries  19.  Airies  4.  In MemorUm  20.  drapers  ���   5.  Thanfc Ycu  21.  Marine  P��rcon*9    *  22.  Mobile Home*  1.  Announcements  23.  , Motorcycles  9.  . Weddings &  ���JL4.  W��m*d to Rent  "fmgAgements  25.  Bed IL Breakfast  9.  tost '  26:  For Rent  10.  *���  Foumt  27.  Help Wanted  tl.  r��ta Ik Livestock  28.  Work Wanted  12.  Mtttfc ���     ;<  29.  ChtfelCare  13.  Travel  SO,  B��sIim!m  -  �����4.'  WAMtCff  '  Opport��nlt(e��  1$.  InM  at.  L*f*l  46,  '<S��r����* S*k*  32,  ��.CtY��*um  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  Classifieds  at any of our convenient  Friendly People  Places  ���IN PENDER HARBOUR-  Marina Pharmacy 883-2888  AC Building Supplies 883-9551  ���IN HALFMOON BAY���  B & J Store 885-9435   IN SECHELT���   The Coast News  (Cowrie Street) 885-3930   IN DAVIS BAY   Peninsula Market 885-9721   IN WILSON CREEK   Wilson Creek Campground 885-5937  ���IN ROBERTS CREEK���  Seaview Market 885-3400   -IN GIBSONS   B&D Sports  60x250' West Sechelt waterfront  lot, 2 cleared building sites with  driveway. New steps and trails  down park-like hillside to rock  bull-dozed beach. Have septic  permit, house plans, spectacular  view, outstanding beach areas.  885-7629. #4s  Waterfront lot Gower Pt. Rd.,  asking $64,900. 886-9485 or  526-4061. #5s  Approx. 800 sq. ft. home,  workshop, woodshed, nearly %  acre lot, Mason & Norwest Bay  Rd.. Sechelt, $49,500.  885-3982. #6s  (Sunnycrest Mall) 886-4635  The Coast News,  (behind Dockside Pharmacy) 886-2622  Being  Transferred  Lovely 4 bedroom, well-  maintained family home  located centrally. Landscaped,  fenced, fruit trees and more.  Call Today  Lynn Crosby  Office 738-1000  Res. 886-2155  J  DEADLINE IS NOON SATURDAY  FOR MONDAY PUBLICATION  k<W  ,<r  M*l*  X4  -ressys&N  **.��*:  ��� ���"<*%.,  ****^*.  Judy or Helsn will give you courteous service and  friendly assistance when you place your classified ad at AC Building Supplies - one of our  Friendly People Places in Pender Harbour.  LOG HOME  Approx. 1700 sq.ft. fir structure,  28x40 with 28x16 loft. Ready to  be moved and assembled on your  lot, top quality log work, great  price, absolutely no viewing  without appointment. 885-2839.  ���#6s  1 bdrm. newer cabin, approx. %  .acre, 1 block to Rbts. Ck. School,  $57,900. 885-5280, 885-3127  courtesy to agents. #3s  Newer log, 1750 sq. ft. 4 bdrm.  and guest house, view,  Redrooffs, $77,500. 885-7143.  #6s  House and 10 acres, workshop  and outbuildings, fish pond,  80x40 stocked, year round  creek, $65,000. Write R. Cam-  posano, Box 1278, Gibsons.  #3  View plus executive style 1600 ft.  rancher and full daylight basement, dbl. gar., Lot 81 Wood-  creek. K.W. Contracting  886-4994. #4s  New 3 Bedroom Rancher  Open House, Sun., Jan. 22 at  1:30 - 4, Clarke and Gower Pt.  Roads. Rob Jardine 885-9044,  886-2277. #3  Large panabode rancher, 950  Cheryl Ann Park Road, Roberts  Creek. Appointment to view only.  Offers to $97,000. 886-2694.  #5  Born in perfection into the arms of  Rod and Geri Bodmer at home a  new daughter Caitlin Dawn,  January 7, 1989 at 9:18 pm. All  lovingly present and ecstatic were  Nicole, David and Brittany  welcoming their sister in awe.  Blessings and deep gratitude to  midwives Wendy and Marlee, you  were wonderful. Thank you.  '  #3  Dew/Cardwell, Art & Donna are  proud to announce the' birth of  their beautiful daughter, Bailey  Jean, born at St. Mary's Hospital  December 17, 1988, weighing 7  lbs., 6 ozs. A new sister for  Jaime and Nicky. Special thanks  to Dr. Berinstein, Dr. Burtnick  and the nursing staff. #3  Whelan/Rollrnan, Ray & Juline  would like to announce the safe  arrival of Benjamin Patrick, born  at 5:45 pm, January 10, tipping  the scales at 10 lbs. 11 oz. it was  well worth the wait. A little  brother for Regan, Jessica and  Melanie. Proud grandparents are  Joe & Pearl Rollman and Joan  Whelan of Melbourne, Australia.  #3  Thanks to  SUPER.  TOW  for rising above and beyond  the call of duty and rescuing  us off the mountain.  They really do  TOW ANYWHERE  ANYTIME!  From The  Crazy toboganners  ooaxfi  *��� * *��� * *. * ���*���  ANDERSON REALTY  The Sunshine Coast  Specialists for  ��� Recreation  ��� Retirement  ��� Relocation  FREE CATALOGUE  Teredo Square, Sechelt  885-3211  Van. Toil Free 684-8016  0��r\\-  n��>-  The LOWEST  lassif led Ad Rates  $400  25*  (minimum) for 10 words  for each additional word  Pay for 2 weeks, Get the 3rd week FREE  When paid by CASH, CHEQUE  or MONEY ORDER  "$lkM Sett'CLASSIFIEDS  They run until your item is sold!  I 3       for up to 10 words     I        per additional  word  Your ad, featuring one item only, will run for four consecutive  weeks and will thenbe cancelled unless you instruct us to renew it  for   another   four,   by   Saturday,   3   pm.  NO CHARGE FOR RENEWAL for as long as you want!  (Not available lo commercial advertisers)  ALL CLASSIFIED ADS must be PRE-PAID before insertion.  For your convenience, use your MASTERCARD or VISA!  CLASSIFIED DEADLINE  At "Friendly People Places"  Saturday NOON  In Memoriam donations to B.C. &  Yukon Heart Fund, Box 1525,  Gibsons gratefully accepted. Card  will be to bereaved with donor's  name and tax receipt to donor.  Envelopes at your bank.     ���  #3  FR0HN: Dick Frohn, late ot Gib-  sons, passed away January 7,  1989. A wonderful man, a man of  the sea, has passed away and  said farewell to you and to me at  90 years old. This adventurous  fisherman will be sadly missed by  all. Thanks to Dr. Lehman, Dr.  Petzold, Dr. Myhill-Jones, and  the staff at St. Mary's Hospital  and Totem Lodge. No service by  request. Private cremation arrangements through Devlin  Funeral Home. #3  McMULLEN:   Passed   away  January 7, 1989 Naweda Alice  McMullen, late of Gibsons, age  76 years. Predeceased by her  husband Paul McMullen in 1987  and son Dayle Campbell in 1983::  Survived by 6 children; Edith  Cornelius and family, Sangudo, j  Alberta;   Edna  Schneider  and  family, Edmonton; Elsie James  and family, Sangudo; Bill Campbell and  family,  Fort Saskatchewan; Marie Connor and family, Gibsons;  Lorna Smith and  family, Ardrossan, Alberta; stepchildren; Clifford McMullen and  family. Nova Scotia; Myrna Qar-  rett and family, Nanaimo; Marie  Kennedy and family, Burnaby;  Helen Olden and family, Victoria;  Betty Forsyth  (nee McMullen)  and family, Burnaby; 1 brother,  Truman Fry, Violet Grove', Alberta; 1 sister, Thelma Herndon,  Drayton Valley, Alberta and many  friends. Service was held Tuesday, Janury 10 in the chapel of  Devlin Funeral HOme, Gibsons,  Reverend Alex Reid officiated.  Cremation. Remembrance donations may be made to the Kiwanis  Care Home in Gibsons or charity  of choice. #3  CHAPPELL: John Goodson Chap-  pell, late of Gibsons, died  peacefully at home on January  12,1989 in his 81 year. Survived  by his loving wife Berna; 4  daughters, Frankie, Beverley,  Kindry and Lynne; 1 son,  Michael; their families; 12 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren.  Predeceased by his son John in  1985. No service by request.  Private cremation arrangements  through Devlin Funeral Home.  #3  Are you in an unhappy relationship? Call the Transition House  for free confidential counselling.  885-2944. TFN  INDIVIDUAL THERAPY  COUPLES COUNSELLING  Call Eleanor Mae 885-9018  #4  Penfriends Worldwide, all ages  and interests available. For information send S.A.S.E. The Mighty  Pen, 11300 Seaton Rd., Richmond, B.C. V7A 3G2. #5  I.W.D. '89 (It's no secret) connector. New Catalyst FIRST  MAINSTREAMERS. Power of  DEEP FEELINGS, knowledge to  spare. I.W.D. '89 Analysis:  Sechelt T.K.O. (It's no secret).  #3  u JVfcs  Gold cross and chain at Sunnycrest Mali, claim at 886-2424.  #3  Ladies wristwatch found at  funeral Fri. Jan. 6. Describe to  claim. 886-9551. #3  Keys found at Armours Beach,  blue tag, claim at Coast News,  Gibsons. #3  Granthams area, silver grey male  Malamut. 885-3447. #3  & livestock  )  MAGUS KENNELS  ��� Bright clean dog  & cat boarding  ��� Dog grooming  Lowest Prices On  "SCIENCE DIET'  OPEN 8 am - 6:30 pm  everyday. 886-8568  Fostex 260 tape deck; Roland  drum machine; Yamaha  SPX-90-11 effects processor,  $2500 OBO. 885-8356. #4  Wanted - All persons interested in  forming an executive for a  musical association whose objective is to establish a permanent  choir and orchestra on the Sunshine Coast. Please meet with  Lyn Vernon on Jan. 23 at 8 pm at  St. Aidans Anglican Church Hall,  North Rd. and Hwy. 101, Gibsons. As well as musically  oriented people we would  welcome those who have administrative or organizational  skills, but do not want to be on  stage. For information phone Giyn  Hethey at 886-7992 or Marilyn  Ranniger at 886-2323. #3  Thomas 2 keyboard electric  organ, excellent cond., $550.  Save and fly coupons 886-7943  aft. 3pm. #4  SALE  Take advantage of us!  (we're slow in Jan.)  & hall   $39-95  (limited number of  jobs only)  SUNSHINE CARPET CARE  885-2373 \  Aimoiiitciiiiefits  At COAST NEWS Offices,  Sechelt & Gibsons  SATURDAY, 3 pm  COAST NEWS Classifieds  Cowrie St.. Sechelt  885-3930  The LOWEST Price!  The HIGHEST Circulation!  The FIRST on the street!  Cruice Lane, Gibsons  886-2622  Thank You  To the good people  of Gibsons  My wife & I wish  to take this  opportunity to thank you  from the bottom of our  hearts for the  support, care and kindness  you have shown us  in our recent tragedy.  Thanks again,  Melvin & Claire Donaldson  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 886-8656.  Attention Teens  Al-Ateen   Can   Help.   Phone  886-2565. TFN  WHALE  PRINTS  POSTERS  Sunshine Coast  Scenic Photos ��� Cards  1989 CALENDARS  $795  Eagles & Whales  (GALLERY      886-8341  1 Beside Dockside Pharmacy. Gibsons]  Phone us today about our beautiful selection of personalized wedding invitations, napkins, matches, stationery, and more.  Jeannie's Gifts & Gems  886-2023  TFN  . sal!  10-20% off listed prices  Then and Now Furniture  699 Highway 101  886-4716. #3  Anyone interested in water colour  painting, all ages, phone  886-8110 aft. 6pm. #3  �����     Weddings  & Engagements  SCIENCE DIET & IAMS  Pet Food  Quality Farm & Garden  Supply Ltd.  Pratt Rd. 886-7527  TFN  15.3 H.H. T.B. mare, English-  Western, jumps, needs experienced rider, some tack included, $850 OBO. 883-9383.  #4s  SPCA    SPAYING   PROGRAM  886-7837, 886-8044, 885-9582.  TFN  Sharon's Grooming  Now at Sunshine Feeds  886-4812  c  I4��  Stereo, receiver, rec player,  cassette & Altec speakers (cas. &  recs inc.), stand. $975.  886-7819. #6S  CB radio, $50; 100' radio phone,  $50; receiver & speakers, $275;  TV stand, $100. 886-7819.   #6s  THE WOODMAN  Fir & hemlock mix, full cord  guaranteed, cut to length,  $75/cord. 886-3779. #4  3 pc. Q-Anne LR suite, play pen,  jolly jumper, crib toys, 18" loom,  Graco stroller, car seat, mini  trampoline. 886-4711. #3  'Northern' steel fireplace liner,  $250 080.885-2182. #3  Wanted  X-country skis & poles for 5 year  old. 886-3288. TFNs  18-21' motorboat, good cond.,  fresh water cooled engine.  885-5363. #4  Weight set and bench w/leg extension, call Lily 886-4965.  #4  Fresh goats milk and bean bag  chair. Judith 885-3692. #4  Looking to ride to 6:20 morning  ferry to Horseshoe Bay from Joe  & CHeryl Ann Rd. on Lower  Road, share gas expenses.  886-2999 aft. 3pm. #3  TFN  CASTLEftOCK  KENNELS  Highway 101.  Roberts.Creek.  885-9840  Boarding & Crowning  No animals will be accepted without  current vaccination records.  SUNSHINE FEEDS  670 INDUSTRIAL WAY  CO-OP FEEDS  PET FOODS  & ACCESSORIES  9:30 to 5:30  886-4812  TFN  MOLDOWAN FEEDS open in  Rbts. Ck. only, closed in Gibsons. 885-5697. #7  SPCA ADOPTION  Gentle 9 mo. old spayed female  Doberman X; Maltipoo X Lab male  pup, 9 wks, old; variety cats and  kittens. 885-5734. #3  Blonde Cockers born Boxing Day,  $200,886-2110. #3  Free to good home, 9 mo.  Shepherd Husky X, needs room  to roam. John 886-2622 9-5 daily, ^ntimrn^        TFNs  4 Big Sales in one!  Coming January 28  Watch this space for details!  #3  McClary Easy white stove, 30",  recond., $249 OBO; Viking 24"  h. gold stove, auto, nearly like  new, $279; Westinghouse h.  gold 30" stove, self clean oven,  $387; Kenmore heavy duty h.  gold 4 cycle 2 sp. washer, recond., $349; Westinghouse auto  dry white dryer, recond., very  nice, $247 OBO; Westinghouse  washer, 2 dryer stacker,  recond., very nice, set $669  OBO; Coldspot white recond.  fridge, 15 cu. ft. frost free, $389  OBO. Appliances guaranteed from  90 days to 2 yrs. parts and  labour. Corner Cupboard  885-4434 or Bjorn 885-7897.  Will buy non-working or used appliances. 885-7897. #3  DRY FIREWOOD  FOR SALE  886-4566  #3  'Free  range'  885-9357.  chickens,  $1.50  TFN  Corner Westwood, Northwood,  Welcome Woods, Sat., Jan. 21,  9:30 - 2. No early birds please.  #3  Lg. orange/red acorn fireplace,  asking $200. 886-9017.        #4  Love seat and 2 easy chairs, good  cond. 886-8602. #3  EVERYTHING  In mi i/ie Slightly Bizarre to the  Almost Divine  For Olde  Times Sake  Sacond Hand  This Week  COUCHES  'Hwy. 101 at Pratt Rd., Gibsons  886-8261  #3  The family of the late Ted Gough  wish to express their deep appreciation to friends and  neighbours; Reverend June Maf-  fin and members of St. Hilda's;  the Royal Canadian Legion  Branch 140; those who sent such  beautiful floral tributes and the  many who spoke or wrote their  tributes to Ted's memory. We will  in time be'able to write or thank  you in person but meanwhile  please know how much you  helped us. Barbara Gough  #3  Lenora and Eric Inglis are pleased  to announce the marriage of Nancy Kathleen, their eldest  daughter, to Harry F. Thomas of  Kamloops, B.C. on January 11,  1989. #3  ;*2y  :; WwlSMY  Men's diamond pinky ring over  the holidays, of great sentimental  value. 886-2332. #3  Lost, upper Gibsons, 1 round  leopard pattern clipon earring.  886-7908 eves. #3  Entertainment Agency  Music to your tastes.  885-5556  Wanted  Guitar  player/singer,   male  or  female for small 50's/60's R&R  band. Only serious persons need  apply. 886-3199 aft. 6pm.      #4  Wanted - male singers of all ages  (min. 15) and young female  singers (min. 15) to expand  coastal choir for Broadway  musical productions and classical  concerts under leadership of Lyn  Vernon. 886-8026.  Instrumental musicians to form  orchestra in conjunction with  Coastal Choir under Lyn Vernon.  886-8026.  #3  7��* ���  ���A  ���  '80 GM, no rust or dents, 350  auto., PS/PB, TW, DT, buckets,  PW, D. EX4. 885-4593.        #5s  Stihl metal or concrete cutting  saw, model T5350. 885-4593.  #5s  25' Reinell 188 Merc, 1 owner,  private dock, outer waters, Dec.  89 F.W.C. 885-4593. #5s  RCA Colortrak  new,   trade  886-2942.  Piexiglas  Fibreglas Supplies  = foam���=  ��� Camping Pads  ��� Mattresses, etc.  W.W. UPHOLSTERY &  BOAT TOPS LTD.  -637 Wyngaert Rd.  Gibsons        886-7310  20"  for  TV, brand  firewood.  #5s  20" colour TV w/remote, $250.  886-2459. > #5  Waterbeds, king, $400 OBO;  queen, $250 OBO. 886-7072:  ���1#5  ^ *  14" port, colour TV, 2 yrs.���Old,  $275; 26" Zenith colour TV Jtoor  model, $250; red velvet rocker,  like new, $75; GVC coiour video  camera, $200; 2 fendermptint  mirrors, $15. 886-8487.      :-#5  White 2 dr. frost free fridge,;gd.  working cond., $110. Sunshine  Coast Mobile Home Park, Gibsons. 886-9826. -t^t  Diving gear; 2 washers; 1 differ;  125 DT Endero torches; fireplace  insert; car stereo; quality hojse  manure. 886-4631 eves.      >#5  Table  and  886-7415.  six  chairs,  $teb.  :#3  Speed Queen auto, washer,  $295. Guaranteed & delivered.  883-2648. TFN  T & S SOIL  Mushroom Manure  Topsoil Mixed  Bark Mulch  By the yard or 14 yard diesel  dumptruck-full. Top quality products at reasonable prices. You  pickup  or  we  deliver.   Phone  anytime 885-5669. TFN  Billiard table, Briarwood IV by  Brunswick Sears, complete,  $500,886-9115. #6s  Wood stove, CSA approved,  heats large house, $650 OBO.  885-5461. #4s  Almost new 20" RCA color trace  TV, great picture, $325.  886-7819. #6s  Almond fridge r.h. hinge, lite  new, $400. 886-7150. :*5   -.��� **  HAY FOR SALE        l\  $3.50 can deliver. 885-9357-  TFW  . ���  ,  *  Serger, 4 thread, 1 yr. old, $575  OBO. Kathryn 886-4547.       ��Ss  15 gal. aquarium, fully equipped,  fish, growlight, plants.  886-7819. #fk  I,. ,-.���- ..!���  . f        ���  To earn extra money, profesj  sional, portable, steam car^t  machine, $400. 886-7895.    jfe  Antique marble  stand, excellent  886-7696.  topped  wa���ji  shape, $45l3.  M  Dining room suite, antique. oaTc,  bow front buffet with mirror abd  48" round oak claw foot tabtev  22" leaf, 4 spindle-back chaii^.;  $1700.886-7696. $k.  Green Onion  Earth Station  Sales & Service  885-5644  rrtiMi   1  - .       . ���� �� <L^�����Xl���J  aa����aaiJgKa^^fe-r^Biataai��g3a.��WJg^gsJi^^ SUPER  JANUARY  SALE  Electrolux cannisters  Upright and  Built-in Vacuums  $70 to $250 off  No Down Payment  On Approved Credit  SALE ENDS  FEB. 4, 1989  Please Call  Carrie Anderson 885-3620  t.��  P  DRY FIREWOOD  FOR SALE  886-4566  #3  PQrt.   gas  welder,   300  amp,  fjijnox,   good   cond.,   $1500.  {$6-7831 aft. 4pm.               #4  i�� _ -  S>de   by   side   frost   free  freezer/fridge, harvest gold, exc.  cond., $600 firm. 885-3875.  #4  Akai amp, $250; dual turntable,  $50; beer making equip., $50;  bunk beds, no mats, $75.  886-7159 aft. 6pm. #4  Horse Manure  $20 per pickup load, Rbts. Ck.  885-9969 #4  2*itches, 1 Chev, 1 Ford, 2 jump  seats for club cupe; IBM elec.  typewriter; 2 - 225x15 tires on  GM wheels, all half price.  883-9278. #4  Kenmore washer & dryer, top  line. 3 yrs., $600. 885-5280 or  885-3127. #5s  Airline ticket Vancouver to Toronto. $125 OBO. 886-3748.        #3  Claholm Furniture  And Interiors  ^Sectional Queenjj  |onc��nlv  Hide-a-bedl  = Kot>$2195 Now $1295]  ���on<-' / Pk>ce Pine  Bedroom Suite  |Reg $2095 Now $1195]  Terms OAC  fCowrie St., Sechelt jf  Beside Sears Outlet  |Open Tues-Sat 10-i  1885-3713ft  Clean white G.E. frostfree 23 cu.  ft. SXS fridge/freezer, $375;  Silverline metal utility trailer  (wired), $150;- 225 new octagonal clay, drain tiles, $150.  886-2694 (eves.) #5  Velo Cycle Capes  Ride dry in the rain, $29.95.  886-7424. #5  Moving: Yamaha E70 concert  organ; self-clean Moffat oven and  fridge; single bed; Swedish steel  firescreen & tools; lantern light  fixture; lamps, misc. furniture.  886-8672. #3  Inglis washer & dryer, almond,  exc. cond., $500/pr. 886-2899.  #5  CEDAR SIDING  10" Bevel 45c Foot  1x10 42c Foot  1x8 37c Foot  Gibsons Mobile Saw Service  886-3468  CASH PAID  For Some Cars and Trucks  Dead Car Removal  886-2020  TFN  1971 Chev window van. Very  good running cond. Partly  camperized, lots of extras, $1850  or trade small car. 886-9729.  #6s  ���MBpB  Motertioinses  74 Olds, 2 dr.,  cassette, $800  eves.  PS, PB, AM/FM  OBO. 885-9425  #6s  1985 Ford Escort, exc. cond.,  $5500 OBO. 886-3789. #4s  1982 Volvo S/W, air cond.,  stereo, very gd. cond., $9750.  886-3030. #4s  78 Honda Civic, $1200, good  running cond., brand new tires,  good body, plus lots of extra  parts included. 886-2459.      #3  '82 Plymouth Horizon, exc.  cond., low kms, hatchback,  $3500.886-3940. #6s  '80 GMC short wheelbase van,  extras, exc. cond., $4500.  885-5564. #4s  '84 Pontiac Parisienne S/W,  loaded, exc. cond., $8500.  883-2572. #6s  77 Century Buick 4 dr., 45,000  mis. auto., mech. sound, rust,  new tires, $700. 886-7819.  #4s  #5  1986 heavy duty F250 4X4 XLT  Lariet Explorer, fully loaded,  $16,900 OBO, towing pkg. consider trade. 886-8104. #4s  1970 Corvette 350 tunnel ram,  new paint, tires & mags, $10,500  OBO. 886-4870. #6s  1972 raised roof Ford, 6 cyl.,  auto, radio & cassette, 2 burner  propane hot plate underbody propane tank. 883-1106 asking  $650. #6s  '68 COUGAR  New paint, tires, good shape, no  rust, 302 V8 auto, asking $2000.  886-2215 aft. 6 pm. TFNs  1979 Plymouth  Horizon 4 dr.  AM/FM   cassette,   gd. cond.,  $1500   OBO.   883-9551 days,  885-7171 eves. #3  '69 Plymouth 30,000 miles,  rebuilt motor N/B runs great,  $650.886-8290. #4  '81 Chev 150 4X4 auto., exc.  cond., many extras, $6950.  885-2730. #3  Lace Leaf   ^>  JAPANESE  MAPLE  The most beautiful Japanese  Maples with weeping branches  3" to 4' Tall  Regular $45.00  N0W $10 OS  1 WEEK ONLY       ly.yO  Sunshine Coast  NURSERY  Hwy 101, Gibsons  886-2796  Extra long twin waterbed, $59;  antique Welsh dresser, $300;  small antique sideboard, needs  repair, $50; 3" solid door, $45;  24" door, $25; bathroom sink,  $20,885-1960. #3  Portable dishwasher Kitchenaid,  $350; Inglis washing machine, 2  yrs. old, $350; Hotpoint dryer, 3  yrs. old, $300, all white.  885-5302. #5  Exercise  886-3129.  bike,   $55.  Phone  #3  Speed Queen washing machine,  good running order, $100 OBO.  888-2481. #3  Speed Queen dryer; Maytag  washer, white, $225 ea.; Moffat  chest freezer, white, $160; three  solid core doors, two with windows, $35 ea.; two double glaze  windows, 2'4"x2'10", $35 ea.;  brass fireplace screen, $30.  886-9165. #5  Moving: almond sectional, $425;  pecan coffee tables, $50 ea.; almond dining set with 6 chairs,  $400; almond pecan bedroom  furniture, double bed with headboard, $225; desk with hutch,  $150; 5 drawer dresser, $85;  flight table, $45. All exc. cond.  885-2207. #3  STEWART ROAD  AUTO WRECKING  FREE car removal, used parts and  mechanical  work.   Guaranteed.  S86-2617. #4  72 GM 6 cyl., Van. well maintained, runs great, body fair,  $1000.885-3881. #4  1988 Ford Aerostar, exc. cond.,  $17,000,886-9883. TFNs  Wanted - good home for 1966  Chevrolet Belaire 283, V8, auto.,  PS, radio, runs well. 886-7339.  #4  1984 Dodge Charger, PS/PB,  AM/FM radio, auto., $4500.  886-8842. #5  '80 Toyota Tercel, hatchback,  auto., 65,000 mi., good shape,  $2500.885-2492. #3  73 VW Beetle, new battery,  .generator, starter, gd. tires,  some rust, exc. 'beater', $450  OBO. 886-3321. #3  '68 Valiant, new brakes, $400  OBO, must sell. 886-9290.      #5  Unique one of a kind 79 Dodge  customized van priced for quick  sale,   must  be  seen,   $3500. ���  886-4676. #3  73 Mazda 808 parts for sale or  whole car; 350 Chev motor.  886-8287. #5  1978 Chrysler LeBaron, small V8  all powered, air cond., leather  int. exc. cond. inside and out,  112,000 kms, $2475.  886-2629. #3  76 Rancho, gd. running order,  $1200 OBO. 886-9050. #5  1977 Dodge Vz ton step van,  slant 6, auto., recent paint, exc.  cond., $2700 or possible trade.  883-2803. #3  '66 Volvo 122, great shape, FM  cassette deck, plus parts car,  $1500.886-3977. #3  1969 Empress class 'A' 21'  motorhome, very clean, $10,500.  886-2432 or 886-7923. #4s  1971 VW Westfalia van, gd.  cond., some rust, $1750.  886-3030. #4s  Hunter's Special - 8' camperette  stove, furnace, cupboards.  886-3821 aft. 6pm. #4s  Camperized   school   bus,  Ford, best offer. 886-4596.  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  9.9-20-30-40-50-70 HP  1987-1988 Evinrudes. Excellent  condition. Lowes Resort,  883-2456. TFN  Samson 37' FC sailboat, world  cruiser, live aboard, equipped,  42 g. 886-7400 messages.    #6s  '68 H.P. Osco Ford marine diesel  and hy. gear, as new cond.  883-9401. #6s  1975 - I8V2' Sangstercraft 130,  4 cyl., Volvo, 270 Volvo leg,  comes with trailer, $2500.  886-3882 eves. TFN  Cal25, fully equipped, moorage  included. $11,500. 886-8706.  #4s  17' Boston Whaler, trailer, mere,  power, mint. 883-9110.        #6s  16 ft  AVAILABLE  NOW  17 ft.& up  ORDER KOW tot  SPRING DELIVERY  Exceptional Boat.  Exceptional Value  Trail Ave & Cowrie SECHELT. 885-2512  14' fibreglass boat, 50 HP Merc,  new leg, new trailer, new suntop  with side windows, very clean,  comes with 2 fuel tanks, $2800  OBO. 886-3882 aft. 6pm.  TFN  Classic 1986 50 HP Mercury  motor, electric, $1595.  883-9110. #4s  16'   K&C  Thermoglass  85  HP  Merc, exc. shape. 883-2270.  $3200. #4s  34' Aleta, C licence live  cod/charter boat, diesel, fully  equipped & ready to fish,  $21,500 without license  $10,500. 885-9802 eves.      #6s  OMC new manifold & riser, $450;  4 cyl. OMC motor with rebuilt  head, $300. 886-3191. 4s  23 Penson, twin 165 Merc  cruiser, FWC, VHF & sounder,  rebuilt engine & stern drives, fully warranty, gd. crew boat or  fishing charter, $25,000. Tideline  Marine 885-4141. TFN  SECHELT MARINE  SURVEYS LTD.  Captain Bill Murray  M.C.M.M.C    M.N.A.M.S  M.A.B.Y.C   ��� Marine  Surveyors and Consultants  885-3643  30' Disp. Cruiser, recently  rebuilt, 340 Chrys. dual hyd.  steering, many extras, $11,500.  885-2814. #6s  17%* older boat with 270 Volvo  leg, with or without motorboat.  $1500, motor $1000. 886-7677.  #6s  ~ NEW DIESELS  41 HP Onan diesel, $5000; 20 HP  Yanmar, $4000. both complete  electrical panel, atomic 4 gas  completely rebuilt 2300.  886-2875. #3  21' fibreform hardtop, plus canvas, new leg, bilge pump, timing  chain, gears, $6000 OBO or trade  W.H.Y. 886-4916. #5s  23' Penson fibreglass inboard  340 Chrysler 2 to 1 reduction  hydraulic steering, oil stove, CB,  sounder, $13,500 OBO.  883-2433. #5s  Johnson Sailmaster 9.9 outboard, elec. start with new tank,  approx. 5 hrs. use, $1200.  885-3897. #5  Loggers, Fishfarms, Nature  Lovers - aluminum houseboat  10"x27" completely furnished,  exc. cond., $12,000. 885-2515.  #4  BROOKS & MILLER  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD.  Benjamin Moore & International  Paints  Marine  Finishes   /  Commercial  Pricing    '  Bill Wood  SECHELT  A bus 885-2923  22.  Mobile Homes  D  Mobile home space available.  Sunshine Coast Mobile Home  Park. 886-9826. TFN  NEW HOMES  14"x70'  From $23,900 FOB  USED HOMES  Starting as low as $12,900.  Call collect 580-4321.  TFN  1 large bdrm. 12x52 bay window,  dishwasher, fridge & stove, lots .  of     cupboards,     $9,500.  883-2244. #3  1974 Safeway Mobile Home for  sale, 3 bdrm., fridge, stove,  washer, dryer. 886-8039 aft.  2pm. #4  3 bdrm. house on or near the  beach by Mar. 1, Davis Bay to  Langdale. 886-9883. TFN  Working couple (newlyweds) require house to rent (approx.  $400) Gibsons/Roberts Creek  area. 886-2728. #3  Young working couple wants  small home or suite Gibsons area  for Feb. 1.886-4820. #4  Professional couple urgently  seeking 2-3 bdrm. home, Gibsons area, exc. refs. 886-2097.  #4  March 1, 2 or 3 bdrm. house  lower Gibsons, wood heat preferred. 886-7915 aft. 6pm.        #3  Responsible businessman requires 3 or 4 bdrm. house or  apartment Feb. 1, Langdale to  Rbts. Ck. 886-4649. #5  Wanted to rent, responsible family of 6 wishes to rent 4 bdrm.  home for mid Feb., Sechelt area,  must be clean and close to  schools, lease with option to buy  desirable, have very large cash  down payment. Call 1-525-2263  (Burnaby). #5  Painters helper  preferred, call  886-3276.  exp.  pm.  #3  26.  For Rent  Sunshine Coast  MOBILE HOME  PARK  I Ml. W. GIBSONS HWY. 101  ph. 886-9826  Lot No. 60  14x60 2 B.R.  Fr., Stv. -W&D. A very clean  home on a nice large'lot.  This home has just been  reduced to .SELL  A SUPER BUY AT JUST  $20,900  Lot No. 13  12x68 3 B.R.  Plus Utility Rm.  Fr. Stv. W&D- Carpeted  throughout, 2 Porches,  Skirted, Vacant and  Ready For New Owners  PRICED TO SELL  $15,900  PRIME RETAIL  OFFICE SPACE  For Lease - 627 sq. ft.  Gibsons Quay,  Next to Dentist & Real Estate  Great Harbour view  886-9110 days  Part-time confidential secretary  required for insurance office.  Computer literate; typing and  telephone skills essential. Please  send resume and at least three  references to L.K. Chambers,  S47, C26, R.R. 2, Gibsons, B.C.  VON 1V0. All replies treated confidentially. #5  Home Support Workers from  Sechelt to Pender Harbour to  work with families who are experiencing stress, to work with  senior and disabled adults in their  homes. Assist and support persons in the activities of daily living. Must enjoy working with  people, be in good health, and  have a car. Phone Sunshine  Coast Home Support Society at  885-5144. #4  School District No. 46 (Sunshine  Coast) A temporary part-time, .3  F.T.E. French Second Language  teacher is needed for the Sunshine Coast. Duties to commence  immediately. Apply in writing to:  Brian Butcher  Assistant Superintendent  School District No. 46 (Sunshine  Coast) ���  Box 220  Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0 #3  Rainbow Preschool requires a  qualified teacher/supervisor for  Tuesday and Thursday afternoons,   $13.25/hr.   Phone  Handyman, renovations, additions, decks, fences and all home  repairs, free estimates, 886-2835  anytime. #4  Handyman - give me a call about  your problems, minor plumbing a  specialty. 883-9278. #4  ROOFING, RE-R00FING~  REPAIRS  Reasonable & Guaranteed  L. Ferris 885-5436, 885-4190  #8  mm  885-5779 or 885-5189.  #3  Motorcycles  '83 Kawasaki GPZ 550, exc.  cond. 13,000 kms. $2000 OBO.  886-7198. #6s  '82 250 Kawasaki, w/rack,  25,000 kms. 885-9553.        #5s  1979 Yamaha 750  dressed. 886-3841.  DOHC  fully  #6s  '81  Suzuki GSL  OBO. 885-3374.  1000,  $2500  TFN  '84 KX 250 CI. exc. cond., little  used, must be seen, '82 MX80,  $175 OBO. 885-7585. #6s  '82 Honda,  new  OBO. 886-9050.  cond.  $800  #5  Roberts   Creek   Hall   avail.,  dances,   parties,   weddings,  equipment rental. Dorothy  885-5033. TFN  Davis Bay/Wilson Creek Hall  available. Wheelchair facilities.  Phone 885-2752 or 885-9863.  #6  Storage, 200 sq. ft. downtown  Sechelt available Feb. 1,  $60/mo. 885-4535. #3  Small trailer, one adult, $250 including hydro. 885-3313.       #3  1 bdrm. cottage, Sandy Hook,  $290/mo., plus utils. avail. Jan.  15.885-3982. #4  Hopkins Landing home,, fantastic  view, spacious living room F/P, 2  sundecks, 2 bdrm., 2 baths, fully  turn,, $675/mo. avail. Mar. 1  886-9017. #4  Person to share view house Davis  Bay, $250/mo. plus utils.  885-7233. #4  Suite for rent, self-contained,  view, stove, fridge, no pets.  886-9186 eves. #4  Mobile home for rent, 2 bdrm.  N/S, no pets, adults only, Hwy.  101. Rbts. Ck. 885-9840.    TFN  900 sq. ft. contemporary 2 bdrm.  home on waterfront, Secret Cove  area. Modern kitchen, 5 appls., 2  fp, new wall coverings, carpets,  N/S, no pets, ideal for older couple, $500.883-2423. #5  3 bdrm. apartment, 1st floor, Port  Mellon, includes laundry fac.  avail. Feb. 1, call eves, from  6pm. 886-8923. #5  Gibsons townhouse, 2-3 bdrm.  1460 sq. ft. fridge, stove,  washer, dryer, dishwasher,  $600. 885-5623 aft. 6pm.  #5  3 bdrm. suite, Rbts. Ck., refs.  req. partially furnished, $550.  885-3828. #3  Spacious 2 bdrm. townhouse in  central Gibsons, $550. Call Erica  885-3295. #3  Service Advisor  Required  For New Car  Dealership  Automotive background  and   communication  skills a necessity.  Position Available  Feb.1, 1989  Please apply in writing  only   to   the   Service  Manager,    Box   1759,  Sechelt, B.C. VON 3AO.  Quality licensed after school child  care available. For information  call 886-9261. #3  Fun, games and crafts, will do  babysitting in my home close to  Gibsons Elem. School, refs  available. Yvonne 886-8910.  #4  Occasional nanny needed for  christian family in Rbts. Ck.  885-9620. #4  Day care  886-8252.  3  to  5  year  olds.  #5  I need a non-smoking woman,  25-60 yrs. to look after my 3,6,9  yr. olds in my home, willing to do  light housekeeping, cooking, opportunity to enjoy children, 1-2  days a week, some overnights.  Refs. req. 885-3301, 5-7pm.  #3  D  Work Wanted  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICE LTD.  Topping - Limbing - Danger Tree  Removal, Insured, Guaranteed  Work. Free estimates. 885-2109.  TFN  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  & RENOVATIONS  Reasonable & Reliable  886-2215  TFNs  Housecleaning services available  $6.50/hour, evening and  weekends, references available.  886-3314. TFNs  Remodel, renovate, repairs, roofing &' waterproofing, quality  guaranteed. L. Ferris 885-4190.  #10  TREE TOPPING  Limbing, falling, danger tree  removal, free est., fully insured.  Jeff Collins 886-8225. #3  Econo Hoe, custom backhoe service, Langdale to Davis Bay.  886-8290. #4  Handyman Services  Need some jobs done? Glass  work or-yard cleanup, have Vz ton  will haul, reasonable rates, discount for seniors. 886-9701.  #4  If you're too tired or just plain  beat, Cinderella's here, so rest  your feet. 886-2273 aft. 10am.  #4  G  Legal  Province of  British Columbia  Ministry of  Transportation & Highways  HIGHWAYS - TENDERS  Electoral District: Mackenzie  Highway District:  Sunshine Coast  Project or Job Number:  C-4981  Project or Job Description:  Highway 101 and Field Road  Supply and Place AC Pavement  (approximate quantity 1450 ton  nes)  Tender Opening Date/Time:  Thursday, January 26, 1989 at  2:00 p.m.  File: 05-88-048  Surety Bid  Bond or Certified  Deposit Cheque is required, in  the amount of 10 percent.  Tender documents with envelope, plans, specifications and  conditions of tender are available  free of charge ONLY from Sun  shine Coast Highways District  Office, Box 740, 1016 Seamount  Way. Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  between the hours of 8:30 and  4:00 p.m. Monday to Friday, ex  cept Holidays.  Phone number of originating office: 886-2294.  Tenders will be opened at Sun  shine Coast Highways District  Office,   1016  Seamount Way,  Gibsons, B.C.  G.A. Warrington  District Highways Manager  CLASSIFIEDS  885-3930  Direct   from   manufacturer,  highly successful in U.S.  Europe. Absolutely no competition. Fully patented. Now |  available in Canada.  ALL CASH BUSINESS  Part/full-time or absentee.  HUGE PROFITS!  NO SELLING!  Premium established locations are waiting. Each $ spent  on this product can return $20  to you, $11,600 opens your  chain of accounts. To receive  information and literature, call  our 24-hr. toll free line and  leave your name, address and  phone number.  1-800-663-4171  leg*!  Province of  British Columbia  Ministry of  Transportation  and Highways  HIGHWAYS-TENDERS  Electoral District: Mackenzie  Highway   District:   Sunshine  Coast  Project or Job Number:  C-4989-002  Project or Job Description:  Wharf Road - Reconstruction  Sechelt, B.C.  Drainage Installation  Tender Opening Date/Time:  January 24, 1989 at 2:00 pm  File: 05-88-058  Surety Bid Bond or Certified  Deposit Cheque is required in  the amount of 10 percent of  tendered sum.  Tender documents with envelope, plans,  specifications and conditions  of tender are available free of  charge ONLY from Sunshine  Coast Highways District Office,  Box   740   (1016   Seamount  Way), Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  between the hours of 8:30 and  4:00 pm Monday to Friday, except Holidays.  Phone number of originating  office: 886-2294.  Tenders will be opened at: As  Above.  G.W. Warrington  District Highways Manager  Province of  British Columbia  Ministry of  Transportation  and Highways  HIGHWAYS-TENDERS  Electoral District: Mackenzie  Highway District: Sunshine  Coast  Project or Job Number:  C-4989-OO'f"  Projoct or Job Description:  Wharf Road - Reconstruction  Sechelt, B.C. Gravel - Supply  and Place.  Tender Opening Date/Time:  January 24, 1989 at 2:00 pm  File: 05-88-057  Surety Bid Bond or Certified  Deposit Cheque is required in  the amount of 10 percent of  tendered sum.  Tender documents with envelope, plans, specifications and  conditions of tender are  available free of charge ONLY  from Sunshine Coast Highways District Office, Box 740  (1016 Seamount Way), Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0 between  the hours of 8:30 and 4:00  p.m. Monday to Friday, except  Holidays.  Phone number of originating  office: 886-2294.  Tenders will be opened at:  As Above.  G.A. Warrington  District Highways Manager  BLANKET CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING  These Ads appear In the more than 75 Newspapers of the B.C. and Yukon Community  Newspapers Association and reach more than 1,000,000 homes and a potential two million readers.  $159. for 25 words  ($3. per each additional word) Call the Coast News at 885-3930 to place one.  AUTOMOTIVE  Buy/ lease any gas, diesel  car or truck, new or used.  Direct from volume factory  dealer. Call for pre-approved  credit.  Call collect  464-  0271. D5231.   $1 Down leases a new car or  truck. Seven year warranty.  Payments from $139./Mo.  O.A.C. Call lease manager  at (604)465-8931. DL5584.  Take over payments 1988  Bronco II $399. per month.  All makes, cars and trucks  available. Cash allowances  for trade-in. Call 1-800-663-  6933, Dick Miller, DL.8196.  Lease/Buy any new/used  truck or van with no money  down O.A.C. Deal direct  with Factory Brokers. Call  Keith collect for pre-approv-  ed credit. 290-3659. D.6102.  No down payment and bank  financing O.A.C. Lease/purchase new, used trucks,  cars. B.C.'s largest Ford  Dealer since 1927. Call Bob  Langstaff collect 522-2821.  D.05276.   BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES   Body Toning Tables By  Body Design. All in one  system or complete 7 bed  salon. Best prices, best quality. Leasing available.  Phone 1(800)661-8894.  BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES  SMIIIions and Best Health  Report Spending, nutrition,  efficiency, clothing, positive  thinking. For report send  $9.99 cheque, money order  #10 S.A.S.E. #233 - 1215  Davie St., Vancouver,  B.C.  V6E 1N4.   Retail Glass Business For  Sale in Heart of the Shus-  wap. Excellent location, established 5 years, area offers  affordable homes, excellent  climate conditions. Further  Info: (604)675-2763.  Great Family Business opportunity in Northern B.C.  Must Sacrifice due to Illness. Prime Property Restaurant, Laundromat, living  quarters. $125,000. Dave or  Helen    638-1288,    Dease  Lake, B.C.   1 Hour Photo Finishing  Equipment. Noritsu System  III Printer/Processor, 3Vi"  prints. Perfect condition.  Presently in u3e. Cost  $100,000., steal at $10,000.  O.B.O.   (604)681-2511.   Mr.  Lee. '  Heavy Trucks: All makes  leasing and sales. New or  used. Low interest 12.9%  O.A.C. Full-time Reefer,  Van, Flatdeck work supplied  when needed. Minimum investment $8,000. Please call  1 (800)663-4359.   BUSINESS PERSONALS  Body?   Mind?  Spirit?  Who  are you? Dianetics Hot Line,  toll     free    1-800-F.O.R.-  T.R.U.T.H. 1-800-367-8788.  EDUCATIONAL .__  How To Play Popular Piano.  New home study course.  Fast, easy method. Guaranteed! Also for organ and  electronic keyboards. For  Free information, write:  Popular Music Systems,  Studio 60, 3284 Boucherle  Road, Kelowna, B.C. V1Z  2H2. ���  Train for employment in the  Food Industry. 6 month Intense F/T Professional Culinary Training Program  (Gov't funding available to  qualifying applicants). Write  or calf Canada's largest Private Trade School. Pierre  Dubrulle Culinary School,  1522 West 8th Ave., Vancouver, B.C. V6J 4R8. 738-  3155. .  FOR SALE MISC.  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.  FOR SALE MISC.  Light fixtures, electrical motors, generators, phase converters, transformers, fans,  welders, wiring materials.  Friesen Electric, Abbots-  ford. 859-7101 or 1-800-663-  6976.   A Free Hunting,. Fishing,  Camping Catalog ($6.00  value). Send your expired  hunting and fishing license  (photocopy acceptable) and  S.I.R. will mail a free 388  page (over 6,500 items) Annual Sportsman Catalog.  S.I.R. Mail Order, Dept.  247, 1385 Ellice Avenue,  Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3G  3N1. Offer expires March  31, 1989.   GARDENING   Interested in Greenhouse or  Hydroponic Gardening?  Greenhouses $195., Hydroponic Gardens $39., Halides  from $140. Over 2000 products in stock, super prices.  Free Catalogue call Toll  Free 1-800-663-5619. Water  Farms, 1244 Seymour St.,  Vancouver, B.C. V6B 3N9.  HEALTH & BEAUTY  Hope Cancer Health Centre.  Information, education, support, counselling and seminars for cancer patients and  families. 732-3412 Toll Free  1-800-663-5137 courtesy of  Fraternal Order of Eagles.  HEALTH AND BEAUTY  Reduce Cholesterol. Use  proven Oat - Bran Recipes.  For recipes, send $10. and a  self-addressed stamped envelope to Mobey Enterprises, Box 69398, Station  K, Vancouver, B.C. V5K  4W6.   HELP WANTED   Excellent Sales Opportunity  With A Future in the income protection field. Large  International group of companies, complete training  program, potential earnings  up to $30,000 in the first  year, experience unnecessary, part-time Is possible.  To Qualify: Must have desire to succeed, legal age or  over, bondable. Call for a  personal   interview,   1-800-  663-1813.          SERVICES   ICBC Injury Claims? Call  Dale Carr-Harrls - 20 years  a trial lawyer with five years  medical school before law.  0-669-4922 (Vancouver). Experienced in head Injury  and other major claims. Per-  centage fees available.  TRAVEL   .  Driving to Vancouver?  $39.95 tDrive and Stay Special at the Blue Boy Motor  Hotel with this ad. 725 S.E.  Marine Drive. 1-800-663-  6715. Expires March 30,  1989.  ��$' *^v*r-^*"*"-'- "'-  ��i-j(*~-��*.*"fc^i  Coast News, January 16,1989  19.  mm��.'MMJ.u��  \/;9*+ ,   A -/YY%Y^  i   *     -'" > Y-s^YvY?f>q  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO APPLY FOR A  DISPOSITION OF CROWN LAND  In Land Recording District of Vancouver and situated at  Eastbourne, Keats Island.  Take notice that Carl Wesley Dierks and Desmona Joan Dierks  of 3686 Loraine Avenue, North Vancouver, B.C., salesman and  homemaker, intend to apply for a foreshore lease of the following  described lands. Commencing at the beach and the easterly projection of the south boundary of Lot: 13, Block: 5, Plan: 6760,  District Lot: 1594 & 1595, L.D.: 37 New Westminster Group 1,  continuing a distance of 63 metres: thence northerly paralleling  the shoreline boundary of Lot 13 a distance of 20 metres: thence  westerly paralleling the south boundary continuance of Lot 13 a  distance of 20 metres: thence southerly paralleling the shoreline  boundary of Lot 13 a distance of 20 metres and containing 400  square metres more or less.  The purpose for which the disposition is required is access to  uplands and to provide private boat moorage facilities.  .j.   h������MM(m��ii,ft1,N(WfItBt  Guess Where  \ninrrrTmi}M!}t\W  The usual prize of $5 will be awarded to 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. The winner from two weeks ago of $10 was Silas White, Box 219, Madeira  Park, who correctly identified the tree fort on Dubois Road in Kleindale, Pender Harbour.  pecial needs  at Roberts Creek  by Rose Nicholson  ������"��� "SL ^L**S  ****** **" ���? ��� .�����   ' 4   ��   ��������   .,  Comments concerning this application may be made to the office of the Senior Land Officer, 210 - 4240 Manor Street. Burnaby, B.C. V5G 1B2.  File Number 2404213  C.W. Dierks  D.J. Dierks  Roberts Creek Elementary School, using  the team approach, has developed a Special  Needs program that, according to Principal  Stuart Hercus, is meeting all of the needs of  all of the kids who need special attention.  At a school district board meeting held at  the school last week, Hercus and Special  Needs Co-ordinator, Bob Benmore, outlined for the board the school's program.  Special Needs students, in department of  education terminology, are students who  are gifted, or need learning assistance, or  have specific diagnosed disabilities, or have  poor work habits, or are socially at risk.  Teachers, using a referral system  developed at the school, identify the  children who need the benefits of the program.  The five member team assesses the needs  of each student and then decides on the  steps to be taken. If necessary, outside help  like counsellors, social workers or hearing  impaired experts may be called on.  Gifted children (usually two to five per  cent of the population) and high achievers  are provided with an enriched program,  which is under the direction of teacher  Maureen McBeth.  Replying to a question from Trustee Al  Lloyd, as to whether students 'graduate'  from the Special Needs program, Benmore  pointed out that poor study habits are the  main problem of the bulk of Special Needs  kids.  "These are capable students," he said.  "We work intensively with them for about  a year, with heavy emphasis on language  arts, math and science.  "I am amazed at the results. Last year  about 50 per cent of the students returned  to the regular program, and they're doing  incredibly well.  "This is the first time" added principal  Hercus, "that I've felt comfortable with  Special Needs. I attribute it to the team approach.  "We don't have people standing in corners, doing things by themselves. We know  every kid in the school. We're really pleased  with the way it's going.  >>  Pender Patter  AUCTION  School District No. 46 (Sunshine Coast) will be holding  an AUCTION'on Saturday, January 28,1989 at Gibsons  Elementary School in the parking lot and playground  from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  For sale will be two school buses, one Dodge Van, all  types of surplus equipment, a wood stove, audio-visual  equipment, desks, chairs and a planer.  For more information please call the maintenance  shop at 886-9870.  TERMINAL  forest Products Ltd.  LOG  BUYING  STATION  Competitive Prices  Camp Run  CEDAR ��� FIR ��� HEMLOCK ���  886-7033  by Myrtle Winchester  WILDLIFE NOTES  The Pender Harbour and  District Wildlife Society will  hold its regular monthly  meeting tomorrow, January 17,  .and the agenda includes election  of officers.  Merle Gerbrandt will present  the film 'From Solar System to  Universe' and discuss it and the  field of astronomy. Gerbrandt  has an impressive knowledge of  and passion for the stars, and  one of the reasons he moved to  the Sunshine Coast was that the  relatively smog free air allows a  clearer view of the sky than  what could be had in a city.  LEGION NEWS  Members of Branch 112 of  the Royal Canadian Legion are  reminded that a general meeting  will be held tonight, January 16,  and installation of new officers  will be performed.  Tickets for the Robbie Burns  Night celebration on February 4  are now available at the bar.  The Madeira Park Legion  would like to thank the following people who donated prizes  for the New Year's Eve dance.  Marina Pharmacy, Miss Sun-  ny's Hair Boutique, IGA Meat  Department, Mrs. Rennie,  Sechelt Insurance, and the Sales  and Parts Departments of  South Coast Ford.  SYMPHONY TRIPS  The Pender Harbour Music  Society is now organizing bus  trips to the Orpheum Theatre  in Vancouver.  A price of about $30 includes  transportation, ferry fare, and  good seats in the Orpheum. A  bus will leave Madeira Park at  11 am and return at 5:30 pm,  and you should contact Ann  Barker at 883-2689 before  January 27 to reserve your seat.  Buses will be provided by the  Music Society to a series of  three performances for children  Tickets not including ferry fare,  for each date are $25 for  parents, $15 for children.  If there is a good response for  these symphony trips, the Music  Society will organize them on a  regular basis.  CLINIC AUXILIARY  Due to last week's blizzard,  this month's Pender Harbour  Health Clinic Auxiliary meeting  has been re-scheduled to  January 30th at 2pm. Anyone  interested in joining the auxiliary is invited to attend the  meeting or call Joan Murphy at  883-1194.  TENDERS - LAND CLEARING  School District No. 46 (Sunshine Coast) invites your  tender for the following work:  To clear, burn and clean up approximately 3 acres at the  corner of Reed Road and Henry Road in Gibsons.  Sealed tenders will be received until 3:00 p.m., Friday,  January 27, 1989, by Mr. Tim Anderson,  Secretary /Treasurer, School District No. 46 (Sunshine  Coast), Box 220, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0.  For more information you may call Anton Hendriks,  Director of Buildings & Grounds at 886-9870.  KEEPWHAT  YOU EARN  The only way to save money and  build toward a better tomorrow is  to pay yourself first.  We can show you how to do it-  and how to make your savings  grow.  Your resident Investors Planning Team  Call us today!  Investors  Group  PROFIT FROM OUR EXPERIENCE  J.N.W.(Jim)BUDDSr.  885-3397  DEBORAH MEALIA  886-8771  J.H.(Jim) BUDD Jr.  886-8771  m  Introducing '  HOUSE AND HOLMES  INTERIOR DECOR  Svlvia Holmes  IV> Box 1=571. (nbsons. B-C  886-488}  Traditional. Contemporary, interiors  V.  i i  1:  R.  H  (I  '. 5  Fur-"--& LiKh��"J ^���^MirdinJlinR  Colour Schemes & Colour*.  Flooring  Wall Treatments  Window Treatments  ���WD HI  ( )|   -\i  ,,,u   hcllri   in iw ^"Jl  NO FEE FOR  ,NITIAL VISIT UMOURHOUt  Y.f  GREEN GOLD GRANTS  Funding for Forestry Public Awareness Projects  Available to Non-profit Organizations  j Deadline for application: February 28,1989 ^  Renewing  ,. our  forests  A FEDERAL/PROVINCIAL COMMITMENT  FOREST RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT  Applications  available from:  Any Ministry of Forests office,  Government Agent office or  c/o Green Gold Grants  Box4115,Stn.A,  Victoria, B.C. V8X 3X4  Do Yourself A Favour  CHECK ^ALTERNATIVE  Your Finishing Store  n&*  JUST ARRIVED  12 colors & patterns in  PLASTIC  LAMINATE  Intro Price  $2999/  SHT  TARPS  6x8  0-$749,  EA.  FLOOR REGISTERS  *2" EA.  *6" EA.  3x10  White or Grey  Brass  NAUGHTY PINE  1x8-  65��/lf  40��/lf  2+BTR    1X6  YOUR CHOICE       ntMtf  2x10 or 5/4x10   WYlf  T&G PINE PANELS  $975/pKG 14 sq.ft.  MOULDING    ~Q<t/  Colonial Casing Shorts JL\j   /i_F  Need A Shed?  Check out our line of  CEDAR SHEDS  a-xff - *35500  GUARANTEED NOT TO RUST  ECONO STUDS  88��  EA  STUD GRADE STUDS  *150EA.  SIDING  3/4x10  Cedar Bevel  16 HOT NEW  WALLPAPER BOOKS  Before you buy just anywhere  Check Us Out!  Clearout Deals  20 L FOUNDATION  DAMPROOFING  $1800EA2ONLY  32"x80"  FRENCH DOOR  *12900lONLY  49V,  LF  OR  $600����/1000 bd. ft.  PRESTO-SET    c-i<i.ft/  WHITE GLUE   *1l5W/4L  30"x80"  COLONIST  SLAB DOORS  $4900EA3ONLY  #2 SOLID CORE  DOORS  *1 5        EA. 36" ONLY  #2 HOLLOW CORE  DOORS  $800ea  Sale Ends Jan. 28 or While Stock Lasts  All Sales Cash & Carry  THE  MTERNATIVE  OPEN:  Mon. - Fri., 8:30-5:00  Sat. 9:00-4:00  Specializing in  WOODWORKING & INTERIOR  FINISHING MATERIALS  HWY 101, GIBSONS,     886-3294 IJ '���  : 20.  Coast News, January 16,1989  DeVRlES  is. locally  owned  and operated, has been  in  business over 31 years.  DeVRlES is run more like a wholesale than a retail store:  high volume, low mark up.  DeVRlES offers a huge selection of fibres, textures and colours to choose from. ,,,  DeVRlES enjoys a combined 61 years experience in the  floor, window and wall coverings industry: everything from  wholesaling, volume purchasing, installations, cleaning and  interior design.  DeVRlES offers free measures and estimates by competent  people.  DeVRlES offers carpet, drapery and wallcovering samples  for easy, at home shopping.  DeVRlES will help custom coordinate your home to your  lifestyle: wall and window coverings, floor coverings.  DeVRlES is close by - whenever you need help.  DeVRlES   offers   consistently   and   significantly   Lower  Prices - Suppliers absorb the cost of delivery to DeVries'  warehouse. DeVries' installation crews do not charge for  delivery to your site. >  Self-owned premises means 70% lower fixed overhead than  most Lower Mainland high volume dealers. This saving is  passed on to you.  Many Lower Mainland shoppers become  De VRIES customers  Here's Just 1 Example:  A couple from as far away as Delta reported they made many  enquiries at major Lower Mainland high volume carpet  dealers.   Mrs.  Jean  Moore,  of Delta,   B.C.   told  DeVries  manager, in the presence of the Coast News, that: "Your  price was $3.00 sq. yd. lower for the same item. Your  installation crew was on time, courteous and compe>  tent. Yes, 1 will definitely come back to DeVries."  IT ALL ADDS UP TO MAXIMUM CUSTOMER SATISFACTION  Here are just a few examples of the values  we can offer you during our  p*4  .      I*.   .  A.       -     *  .^r  ���vM.St^.;  ���VJtf:  COMMERCIAL LEVEL LOOP  Easy Maintenance,  SC95  **���*��?  flawtarers-S^:u*g�� xY.t<*��-A*':-^r??Y v&:>^,- y-.-y.-.. *".r<** > ��.Ut ���'  CLEARING OUT 1988 VALUES to $32.95  Roll size large enough for complete house      ^ m    ^^ A I?  Limited quantity & choices Jk fl   ������ ����� J  Come ��arJy B      ^ "W  12  1     *. '������^ *>  .  n-.j:'  -vSwigS?--��jjp-.liB9".'.  4   1. ��  sq. yd.  ��� T >  t',-  G'DRAL  MATE!  mvm^-  ** �����- r Y  ���** ' .' v-   * "  '1k* ���. ' "lL. -ij  rf t ' '  i  i   -���������  Heavy duty  WOOL BLEND BERBER        $1 ��95  L'i \ .ies regular price $25.95 sq. yd. B   ������  January clearance price only A \m sq.yd.  VINYLS  Domco RSVP  Top of the line fashion designs  Long lasting beauty, 2 patterns to choose from  Exclusive GEMGLO PLUS no wax finish  10 year wear guarantee  DeVRlES regular price $44.95 sq. yd.  January clearance price only:  p sq. yd.  Armstrong CAMBRAY  DeVries reg. low price: $9.95 sq. yd.        6' Wide material  $795  12' wide material       #  Sq. yd.  ONLY   vlsi^sq. yd  Domco CUSTOMFLOR II  Satinglo no wax finish (just wipe)  Aquaguard backing resists moisture & alkali  6 rolls to choose from (DeVries reg. price $9.95 sq. yd.)  12' wide material  Psq. yd.  6' wide material  ONLY  ��*#*   (Renew 7��*^ *?���, ?  sc?' y<j.    Example: an 8'xlZ kitchen,  approx. $40.00 for material  PLUS 30 MORE ROLLS IN STOCK TO CHOOSE FROM-  50  /b  over  qH in-stock wallpaper  DeVries offers the largest selection on the Sunshine Coast  of special order patterns & colours (over 100 books to  choose from) plus all the accessories you'll need to create'  beautiful walls. ��� .-..'���"   .'.  Carpet & Vinyl  ROLL ENDS  up to 6x12'  W   sq. ft.  Up To 30% OFF  ALL  MINI BLINDS  PLEATED SHADES  VERTICAL DRAPES  "U  ��&--m  ���.,...-..<:V -'  LOUVER DRAPE &  DeVRlES  announce  A New Breakthrough  ,in  Window Coverings  Fashion &  Efficiency  Jtut Ask Around  OVER 30 YEARS  EXPERIENCE  In The Carpel Industry  STEAM CLEAN  Carpets & Upholstery  r  (Z3)  Our reputation tor dependability ana  thorough results Is well known!  The most powerful unit on the  Sunshine Coast  THE system most carpet manufacturers  recommend '���  VINYL, CARPET,  & HARDWOOD FLOORS  NEED SPECIAL CARE  Manufacturer's guarantees  (not to mention your own  maximum satisfaction) require the use of correctly formulated floor care products.  Be safe. Choose the right  product from our display of  manufacturers' specially formulated floor care products.  ��� Insulating Honeycomb Construction  ��� No holes or visible cords  ��� Great colour & design choices  (Even Georgian fan lites)  ��� No sag. fray, or fade  If you're seriously considering new window  coverings you must see new Duette at DeVRlES  All specials refer to in-stock items  Come early for best selection  Mon-Sat, 9-5  709 Hwy 101, Gibsons 886-7112  .���..*v,.,sf��5i:  <fi$;HX*?&  ^^M^&^  !3  I  V"'  S:  iiiiiiiilifriw lYillittwi iilii'i

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