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 ������  s  Legislative Library  Parliament Buildings  Victoria, B.C. V8V 1X4  90.8  by Caryl Worden  Improved ferry service,  refusal of toxic waste, coastwide  recycling, and a co-operative  Sunshine Coast economic plan  were addressed at a governmental 'summit meeting' Thursday  night.  Representatives from the  SCRD, Sechelt and Gibsons  Councils and the SIB met at the  Sechelt Indian Band Administration Offices to discuss  issues of concern to the entire  area.  The summit included Chief  Tom Paul, Councillors Theresa  Jeffries, Ben Pierre and Gary  Feschuk, SIB Administrator  Harold Fletcher; SCRD Board  Chairman Peggy Connor,  Directors Jeremy Frith, Jim  Gurney, Brett McGillivray and  Gordon Wilson and Administrator Larry Jardine; Sechelt  Mayor Tom Meredith,  Aldermen Joyce Kolibas, Mike  Shanks and Doug Reid, and  Administrator Malcolm  Shanks; Gibsons Mayor Diane  Strom, Aldermen Jerry Dixon  and John Reynolds and Administrator Lorraine Goddard.  The environment was the  focus of much of the meeting.  Of immediate concern was that  the dumping of toxic waste into  local federally designated ocean  dump sites no longer be  tolerated.  SCRD   Director   Gordon  Coast summit meeting  Wilson told the meeting that  toxic waste from three sites in  the Vancouver area, including  the Expo Lands sludge, will be  moved in the near future and  that one of the four options  detailed by the government is  ocean dumping. Sections of  Howe Sound and Malaspina  Strait are official federal ocean  dump sites.  Unanimous approval was  given that a letter from the four  governments stating that they'll  "no longer accept toxic waste"  will be sent immediately to  federal and provincial  ministries.  The representatives also  agreed to take a resolution back  to each of their councils that  would see all local governments  and other bodies such as the  school board, St. Mary's  Hospital and Community Services pool their stationary purchase orders to buy recycled  paper. The group also approved  taking all used paper products  to SCRAPS for recycling.  With recent news of BC Ferry  service changes, the summit  group will demand a meeting in  the next two weeks with Provincial Highways Minister Rita  Johnson to discuss the shortfall  of service to the Coast. "We  had an 18 per cent increase in  ferry use last year alone," said  SCRD Director Jim Gurney,  adding that was the largest increase of all runs in the fleet.  Director Wilson said the ferry  crews were also upset about being on the front line. "I've  heard of two recent fist fight incidents at the terminals when  someone had to wait for the  next sailing," Wilson said.  A coastwide approach to  economic development was also  discussed with Gurney submitting a proposal from the EDC  recommending formation of a  co-operative Economic Task  Force to "determine the  economic goals, objectives and  priorities of each political  jurisdiction, to identify common areas of interest and how  these common areas can be cooperatively addressed."  Gurney said the provincial  and federal funding would be  available to such a group to  carry out such projects as  downtown revitalization in  Sechelt and Gibsons.  Gibsons Alderman John  Reynolds embraced the idea  saying: "Economic development is a regional issue, even if  it happens down the road from  us, it impacts us."  Sechelt Alderman Doug Reid  agreed. "The Tourism Action  Committee worked very well  and this seems a similar idea."  The individual political bodies  will now examine the proposal.  The Sunshine  Published on the Sunshine Coast        25' per copy on news stands     March 5,1990        Volume 44        Issue 10  Gibsons ponders  youth action  il'lJIUltiaf  IN Wt  Thirty-nine rinks competed in the Ladies Open Bonspiel al Gibsons Winter Club. For report see Page  19.  ���Dave Fraser photo  Parents for French  confront school board  by Rose Nicholson  A large delegation from  'Parents for French' were on  hand at the February 27 school  board meeting to express their  dissatisfaction with the recent  board decision to modify the  French Immersion program.  Speakers for the parents'  group reiterated the concerns  that they have expressed on  several previous occasions and  in additions cited Ministry of  Education Bulletin 38 which  recommends that school boards  give a one-year notice of any  change in school programing.  "I recognize the board's effort in coming to a consensus on  a difficult decision," said Dr.  Rob Lehman. "But the short  notice we have been given  makes consideration of alternatives extremely difficult.  Some parents are considering a  move to another location where  early immersion is available.  I'm appealing to the board to  recognize the intent of Bulletin  38 and give us time to consider  alternatives for our children and  ourselves."  District Superintendent Clifford Smith pointed out that  Bulletin 38 was intended by the  ministry as a guideline only and  does not oblige the board to  follow that route.  "We have consulted with our  lawyers and the legal advisors of  the ministry of education and  the head of the modern  language department on the  subject of Bulletin 38," the  district superintendent told the  Coast News. "We were told  that the bulletin is set up as a  guideline only and is not binding."  Another meeting has been set  up for March 9 between Smith  and members of Parents for  French to discuss the issue.  Gospel Rock  hearing delayed  A public hearing Into the rezoning of the Gospel Rock property has been changed from Monday, March 12 to Tuesday,  March 13 at 7 pm.  The change was necessary to accommodate the RCMP  Public Complaints Commission, which wlU hold public hearings in Ihe Town council chamber) during the week. About 30  people ire expected to take part la the Inquiry, the first its  Idad ever held In Canada.  by Dave Fraser  Steering youths away from  drugs and alcohol.  That's what Gibsons Council  was asked to support at its  Committee-of-a-Whole  meeting, February 27.  Making representations were  Jim Doyle of the Gibsons  Outreach program and April  Mackenzie-Moore of the Sunshine Coast Breakaway Society.  But only Mackenzie-Moore was  able to walk away with  assurances of support from the  three counmcil members present.  Both Mayor Diane Strom  ."and Alderman John Reynolds  said they had no problem endorsing Gibsons Outreach, but  Alderman Ken Collins had  reservations about the program  and about Doyle, a Gibsons  youth worker, who was told a  decision to endorse the program  will be made at the March 6  council meeting.  Doyle wanted two things  from council: a letter of endorsement to set up and operate  a drop-in centre for Gibsons'  youths; and public land on  which to locate the centre.  The endorsement is necessary  if the group hopes to qualify for  funding from the BC Youth  Advisory Council.  Collins said that since he  knew nothing about Doyle he  was hesitant to endorse the project. To allay his concerns, GO  member Gwen Robertson informed council that the program started before Doyle arrived on the scene in January,  prompted by requests from  teens who were not into drugs  or alcohol.  Doyle took issue with Collins'  concerns about not knowing  about him or his program,  listing several local people in the  community who have endorsed  the program. He asked the  alderman if he could suggest  alternative things for kids to do  on Friday nights, to which Collins said he could not.  Doyle also pointed out that  merchants were not happy  about kids hanging out at Sunnycrest Mall, based on his recent survey of 15 mall merchants. They felt unanimously  that youths turn to drugs,  alcohol and vandalism because  they have nowhere to go. A majority felt that the youths' hanging around the mall was  detrimental to business and  would support a youth drop-in  centre.  Doyle presented letters of endorsement from Martyn Wilson, principal of Elphinstone  Secondary; Sergeant Ed Hill of  the Gibsons RCMP detachment; Margaret Fahlman, director of Sechelt's Alcohol and  Drug Counselling Society; and  Paul McKibbon, district supervisor of the Ministry of Social  Services and Housing.  In a letter Blane Hagedorn of  SuperValu endorsed the project  with these words: "Our area's  population   has   increased  dramatically and services to our  youth have not kept pace.  Where in many areas of BC the  common complaint of youths is  that 'there's nothing else to do  here except get drunk or  stoned,' they have quite a  legitimate complaint here.  There is one theatre (if the  youth can afford it), the swimming pool, and a curling rink  that 'welcome' their participation. Beyond that, there is little  else for them to do."  But these endorsements,  along with several others from  local businesses, were not  enough for Collins, who said he  had reservations about  government-funded services.  He said solutions should centre  around families, what he called  'the building block of societies.'  Collins said labeling Gibsons  as a problem area was  dangerous because it could attract more problem people to  the area, and also put out the  message that local police aren't  doing their job.  Doyle pointed out his group  was not asking for taxpayer's  dollars. It simply wanted moral  support and civic land on which  to  locate  a  trailer,   recently  donated by Howe Sound Pulp  and Paper, through the efforts  of the local Rotary Club.  Since the trailer will not  become available until the fall,  Doyle said there is an urgent  need to find a space as soon as  possible. The group plans to approach the curling club for the  use of their facility during its off  season.  Mayor Strom said youths are  now dealing with a different  reality than when council  members were young. "When  we grew up we had both  parents. What we now consider  the family group has already  fallen apart."  Doyle presented a 1988  school district report, which  noted that out of a local student  population of 1044, 594 (or 57  per cent) were identified as being at risk and in need of emotional support. This was a result  of family dysfunction, family  crisis, abuse (physical,  psychological, sexual) and drug  or alcohol abuse in the family or  by the student. Pregnancy and  depression, including suicidal  tendencies, were also listed as  factors.   Please turn to page 4  Re-elected Chief Tom Paul, second from left, b pictured at the  swearing-in ceremony with his new council. Left to Right, Councillor Ben Pierre, Theresa Jeffries, Uoyd Jeffries and Gary  Feschuk. -Ciryl Women pinto  Serving the Sunshine Coast since 1945 Coast News, March 5,1990  Redrooffs* view  "Before I built a watt I'd ask lo know  What 1 was watting in or watting out.  And to whom I was like to give offence.  ' Something there is that doesn't love a watt,  That wants it down..."  from Mending Walls by Robert Frost  Some concerned Redrooffs citizens would like to set up  barriers in their community. Their walls would be make of  ink, designed to define the type of walls where their  neighbours live. They'd like a by-law saying that moved-in  houses must be one and one-quarter times the value of  neighbouring units.  Meanwhile, we hear the plea for affordable housing. On  the Lower Mainland, construction of mega-homes creeps  up the slopes and into the valeys. They replace seasoned  structures which don't reflect today's high price of the  land under them and don't live up to the trendiness their  owners want to emulate.  These new 4000-plus square foot giants consume untold  amounts of timber and energy. The originals are smashed  into dumpster-sized bits and hauled to the local landfills.  And yet everywhere we hear the plea to save the environment.  On the Sunshine Coast, there is an option that satisfied  these appeals���recycled houses. Barged-in houses cost up  to $25,000���moving costs, rafters and all. A piece of land  can still be purchased on our fair shores for $25,000. And  to make the house livable and meet the enforced building  code regulations will cost up to another $15,000. A home  for $65,000 is a dream come true for first-time buyers.  The project still gives jobs to local tradesmen and  building suppliers for the upgrading requirements. Yet it  consumes a minimum amount of resources, natural or  otherwise.  That these houses aren't aesthetically appealing when  complete, is all in the eye of the beholder. Certainly they  don't look great while being fixed up, but then neither  does a new house construction site. And never mind some  of the older Coast-built houses that could use a facelift.  There are subdivisions on the Coast with restraints on  what a house can look like. The barged houses aren't going there. They are, mostly, being put in a more relaxed  rural neighbourhood alongside trailers, cabins, older ranchers and, yes, some new luxury-class dwellings. Isn't that  what makes living in the country worthwhile? The  freedom to be individuals and still be part of a community? For those that want conformity, there's always Vancouver's 'burbs.  A by-law that imposes a one and one-quarter times  value on moved-in houses, sets the precedent for a ghetto  system. And what if a new neighbour decides to put up a  $200,000 home next to your $150,000 spread? Will you  rebuild to keep pace with the standards?  Caryl Worden  Also a Concerned Redrooffs Citizen  5 YEAR AQO  The Sunshine Coast Employment Development Society  calls for reforestation, research and development, and  the integration of secondary manufacturing to create  employment and to make the BC forest industry competitive.  Stan Dixon is elected to his second term as the Chief  of the Sechelt Indian Band.  Eighteen people turn out on Bowen Island for a "Let's  Talk about Schools" forum.  10 YEARS AQO  More than 50 people gather at Sechelt Rod and Gun  Club to protest a proposal to treat Lei Lake with the  pesticide Orthene.  Mayor Mervyn Boucher proposes a contest, open to  the entire Sunshine Coast, to come up with a slogan for  Sechelt. The contest is to mark the 25th anniversary of  the municipality.  20 YEARS AQO  An attempt to rezone Sechelt shorefront lots from  residential to commercial is debated at the village council.  The regional board is debating whether directors of  regions are actually mayors.  30 YEARS AQO  The RCMP open the new School Road headquarters,  built at a cost of $35,000. A panel of schoolteachers hit  severe weather on the way to Pender Harbour. Their audience had to wait almost two hours for them to arrive.  40 YEARS AQO  Pender Harbour Board of Trade officials seek to have  BC Power extend its service to Pender Harbour.  School expansion requirements create considerable  interest with many letters to the editor resulting.  The Sunshine  69*tif 11 f1  p.btt.h.d by GLASSFORD PRESS LTD.  Office Mgr: Anne Thomien  Dee Grant  Advertising Mgr: Fran Burnside  John Gilbert  Jean Broccoli  Editor: John Burntlde  Caryl Worden  Kent Sheridan  Production Mgr: Jane Stuart  Sherri Payne  Bev Cranston  Bonnie McHeffey  Brian McAndrew  Bill Rogers  The SUNSHINE COAST NEWS Is a locally owned newspaper,  published on the Sunshine Coast, BC every Monday by Glassford  Press Ltd., Box 460, Gibsons, BC VON 1V0. Gibsons Tel. 866-2622 or  886-7817; Sechelt Tel. 885-3930; Pender Harbour Tel. 883-9099: Gibsons Fax Tel. 886-7725. 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 Qlasslord Press Ltd., holders of the  copyright. SUBSCRIPTION RATES  ClfWdi: 1 yeir 135; 6 months 120; Foreign; 1 year 140  In a nutshell  Music of the neurons  by S. Nutter  An odd but probably quite  common thing is that you wake  up in the morning with a particular old song running  through your head. There  doesn't seem any reason for it  being this particular song.  Maybe you dig about for any  bits of dream giving some connection, but there's not a clue.  You may run back over the late  night shows, but how can you  get Begin the Beguin out of  Angels With Dirty Faces?  Something quite rum is obviously going on. Could it be  that while we are asleep there is  some kind of concert in progress? The little nodules or  neurons or whatever jamming  with each other?  Some   are   saxes   perhai  some trombones and so  Pretty far-out maybe, but th  are  dudes, out. there  grants to look into shakj  hypotheses than this. />  The other morning with me it  was Tell Me Pretty Maiden, Are  There Any More At Home Like  You. Well, really. I went about  putting on coffee, feeding the  cat, etc. singing this thing under'  my breath, shaking a top hat in  the air, doing the odd buck-and-  wing. My house-mate caught  me at it but he's not a man to  comment, or perhaps even  notice anything before  breakfast.  The point in this case is that  these are not songs that you  might have heard and barely .  registered, in say, the last week  or so. I think it most likely that  1 have not heard Tell Me Pretty  Maiden sung, danced, played or  whistled in maybe IS years.  Time then is not a factor but  neither is style, genre or  whatever. I can wake up with  Yellow Submarine, Hie Anvil  Chorus, or On A Tree By A  River A Utile Tom-til, and  nothing at all to indicate why.  It was Tell Me Pretty Maiden  that really got me thinking  about it. It was so unlikely and  so pervasive and it wouldn't  shake. I began to realize that I  couldn't remember reading  anything about this  phenomenon, which must  unless I'm mad be reasonably  common. In fact 1 went out and  got a book about the brain, called The Brain, available at the  Gibsons Library.  It's a big book, quite recent,  written for the layman with lots  of illustrations. Some of these  are of 'neurons', who are the  particular cells involved. , ,  ,-. There are about two billion  of them and some have as many  as 200,000 tentacles of connections, so she's complicated,  all right. I turned to the index  under 'M', and would you  believe there's nothing in this  all-in book about the brain  under 'music'.  So we'll just have to soldier  on for the time strictly on conjecture. First then, is this in fact  a common occurence? And second, if so, does it make any  nevermind?  For the first it seems to me we  may have to launch 'the Sunshine Coast inquiry into nocturnal neural musicality', and for  this clearly we'll need a grant.  For the second, well of  course, it would be significant.  Consider a judge. He can wake  in the morning with Akeste  Akfa, or he can go to the bench  with Tie Me Kangaroo Down  Sport. We cannot suppose this  would have no effect on him  and through no fault of his  own. Forces beyond his control.  It's most likely, of course,  that if one tore oneself away  from the blessed shore here and  got to a reference library in the  city that there'd be something  like a shelf of psychology books  bearing on the subject. But the  books, of course, would not be  coming to the same conclusions,  psychology being what it is.  There seems to me, spring;  coming on and all, scope still -  for the Sunshine Coast inquiry.  There are certainly questions  unanswered. Do, for example,  people brought up on 'rock'.  have this experience? And if so,  how do they get any sleep?  Gospel Rock Awakening  (an excerpt)  After the muttonfat winter  spring comes suddenly and late  like tht point of a joke  to a sluggish mind  Sprung  from the prison of myself  I walk through new-born brilliance  the warm      winding  arbutus-fingered road  Below the religious rock  evangelist-lettered  by some long-ago zealot,  the sun has pried open  the small glittering eyes of the sea  They blink out before me  like startled flecks of gold  towards a horizon of mist  Here it was  we once, clutching,  kissed     In the haul drift  of another year  It was raining     or had rained  a different jury of clouds  stared dispassionately down  and found us guilty of love  Peter Trower  From Unmarked Doorways (Harbour Publishing 1989)  Down from the mountain  More on the snow pack  by Sam Moses  If you make the trip into the  Chapman Lake region via the:  old trail in the late spring, at  first you'll find patches of snow f  here and there beneath the trees.  On a sunny day the forest is!  dense in some areas that at a j  distance it is hard to tell the dif-  ference between a sunny spot on  mossy forest floor, and a re-)|  maining pocket of snow.  Then as you round a corner  you'll find yourself looking at  what might appear to be the;  wall of a small glacier. It is in  fact the receding snow that  slowly melts its way up towards  the lake. It melts slowly because  of the large trees that keep that  area remarkably cool even during the heat of summer.  That slow melt is what creates  a 'stable'  runoff, something;  that takes care of itself without  any outside interference.  We label it a watershed, but I  think more accurately it can be  thought of as a carefully balanced scale. It takes care of itself  and has been doing so for a lot  longer than we've been here.  We simply tap into it and what  it has to offer.. .and at present at  what cost?  I first became familiar with  the Chapman Lake region when  I decided to stop buying lottery  tickets, invested a few dollars in  a gold pan, a few more in a Free  Miner's Licence and set off in  search of the valuable yet hard  to find yellow rock.  This is not to say the area is  rich in the mineral, just like a  thousand and one other places  here on the Coast, it shows signs  of 'colour' (traces of gold). 1  just like the looks of the place in  general and thought that my  odds of striking it rich up there  were as good as winning the lottery.  So 1 outfitted myself and a  lad who had nothing to do that  summer (except get into trouble  from over-active hormones)  with all the necessary gear for a  trip into Chapman Lake - the  hard way.  We gained access to Chapman Creek by way of the old  road that went in from the  Homestead Restaurant.  Upon reaching the first  bridge over the creek, a friend  who had been kind enough to  give us a ride up, bid us farewell  and down into the creek we  went. One of the best ways to  proceed prospecting on a major  creek (so said a number of  books I had accumulated on the  subject) was to travel up it  checking all its tributaries as  well as bends in the main creek  itself, up-rooted trees along the  bank, etc.  Needless to say I became  aware of just how intricate the  tributary system of Chapman  Creek really is. Each and every  creek and stream regardless of  how small is an important part  of the greater whole.  1 think what the controversy  over the Chapman Creek watershed needs is a big shovel and  I'm not thinking of using it for  'snow' removal. When I voiced  my concern over logging in  watersheds to a person at our  local Forestry Office, 1 was  assured that it can be done safely and that the Greater Vancouver Regional District  (GVRD) had done so with no  problem.  Is that why they're now looking at water filtration systems  that cost $200 million each?  If you check your local supermarket you'll find that bottled  water sales on the Coast have  increased dramatically over the  last few years, no doubt as a  result of somebody tinkering in  and around Mother Nature's  own 'cost free' filtration  system.  Hard to believe that not far  from here an outfit from the US  came up to buy truck loads of  our pure water for a particular  brand of beer which boasted  about 'pure spring water'.  Making observations of the  watershed from a helicopter  doesn't help, nor does driving  out there on a logging road to  have a looksee, and trying to  comfort people with such  nonsense as logging the watershed might in fact help snow  retention - come onl  "Oh there's plenty of timber  around," they tell us as though  we don't have eyes to see. If  such is the case why do they  keep invading watersheds?  Surely with all that timber  around, they could go  somewhere else and save us the  cost of developing a Water  system which no doubt will far  exceed in cost the amount they  make on the timber they take  out. What kind of sense does  this make?  It makes sense to them for  they are the ones filling their  pockets. No, the big timber  companies and the forest  management people don't teem  to understand how a watershed  works. I wonder if they really  want to know?  Your community's  AWARD-WINNINC  newspaper  ft""  '""riT^  maZl'....     ..-cvfUaiaP  a^P"*JTaT7""J7"*^k  <2NA   ���  i^il^i2iert^  <^^>^-^  tamm Coast News, March 5,1990  Letters to the Editor  Chief objects to published letter  Editor:  RE: 'Band members for Dixon' letter to the Editor.  On the day of the recent band  election, you published a letter  in'support of one of the candidates for chief. As your  newspaper is one of the primary  sources of news for band  members, the publication of the  letter at that time had a particularly forceful impact on this  readership and in consequence,  affected the band council and  its members.  This was regrettable for two  reasons: firstly, the letter was  apparently submitted to you  anonymously and published  anonymously; secondly, even  making allowances for the heat  of an election campaign, the let  ter distorted the truth and contained significant misstatements  of fact. We thus ask that you  publish this letter in its entirety  to set the record straight.  "The Sechelt Indian Band  government is losing authority,  and in the absence of authority,  obedience is scarcely possible  unless money is spent on lawyer  fees." Since its establishment,  the Sechelt Indian Government  District has only found it  necessary to refer one matter to  its lawyers, the non-payment of  taxes by a single individual (not  a band member).  The total legal cost was about  $600. To complete the picture,  the Sechelt Indian Band itself,  since the achievement of self-  government has not had to take  Food Bank grateful  Editor: ^^^^^^^^^  Through the medium the  Coast News may we express our  heartfelt thanks to all the  members of our community  who have helped the Sechelt  Food Bank in recent months. A  few of these are:  Mr. and Mrs. John Davies,  Mr. Dennis and Mrs. Margaret  Shuttleworth, Mr. and Mrs.  Gordon Munro, Mr. and Mrs.  Patrick Cromie, Ms. Mildred  Cormack, Mr. Harry Gregory,  Ms. Gwendolyn Ripley, Ms.  Beatrice Swanson, Mr. John  MacDonald, Leslie Berends,  Dale Leckie, Mr. Colin Cole,  Ms. Joyce Fitzpatrick, Ms.  Eleanor Mae, Mr. Grandby  Broderick, Mr. Gerald Ber-  thelet, Ms. Ina Abel, Mr. Roy  Morris, Ms. Gladys Clarke, Mr.  Eric Hoare, Mr. Andrew and  Mrs. Hendrika Sterloff, Ms.  Vera Love, Mr. Robert and  Mrs. Margaret Dalziel,, Mr.  John and Mrs. Jane Woods,  Ms. Patricia Craig, Dr. Eric and  Mrs. Bonnie Paelkau, Mrs. J.  West, Mr. D. Robillard, Mrs.  L. Duncan, D. Matiation, Mr.  and Mrs. McNicol, Mr. and  Mrs. G. White, Mrs. Beeman,  Mrs. O. Marshall, Mr. A.  Neilson, Lisa, Dr. and Mr.  Brian Myhill-Joes.  These are the people whose  names we know. We also want  to thank all the marvelous  anonymous people who are  continuously helping by  donating cash and food to the  box in the Trail Bay Mall and  by saving Shop Easy and SuperValu cash register tapes for us.  We also get a great deal of  help from organizations in the  area. Among them:  Lutheran Mission Church,  Gamma Phi Beta Camp,  Wilson Creek Campground,  Camp Douglas, St. Hilda's  Anglican Church, Holy Family  Catholic Church, UCW from  St. John's United Church,  Sechelt Carol Ship Committee.  The merchants in Sechelt also  help us considerably. Shop Easy  legal action against any band  members for breach of band  laws. The total legal cost for ensuring 'obedience' from our  band members? Nothing!  "...we have done a one  million dollar debt in housing in  less than a year, reversing 20  years of black ink and we went  from a stable responsible  creditor to the first debtor  native self-government band in  Canada." One of the major  achievements of self-government was our resultant ability to borrow money as a band;  this is a cause for pride.  But the money we have borrowed for the essential housing  needs of our band members is  fully supported by individually  paid   mortgages.   Just   like  has bread and other food for us  every time we ask. SuperValu  and Henry's Bakery in Gibsons  also help us. Places like Family  Mart, and Golden City  Restaurant, Sechelt Inn, Sted-  man's, Pacifica Pharmacy,  Cactus Flower, Ann-Lynn  Florist, Wilson Creek Campground and the Bulk Food  Store have allowed us to have  Food Bank bottles on their  counter for customer donations.  Such evidence of support  makes our efforts seem much  more worthwhile. Without  community help, our volunteers  would have an impossible task.  If, by accident, someone  whose name should be here, has  been left out, please excuse the  omission. It is not intentional.  Again, on behalf of the needy  people served by the Sechelt  Food Band, our heartfelt  thanks.  Joan Pratt  Co-Ordinator  Former trustee objects  Editor's Note: The following  was received for publication.  SchoOfJOistrict 46  Gibsons, B.C.  Dear Board Members:  As a former school trustee  and one who was on the board  at the time of the decision to implement early French Immersion, I must protest the decision  of this board to 'phase out' Ihe  program.  1 do not say this for any  reasons of ego. What I have  wrought, others are putting  asunder. But I feel there are  some notable reasons for my  protest:  1. When the board adopted  this, program it assured the  parents-who would be enrolling  their children in early French  Immersion that it would be an  on-going part of the school  district curriculum.  The board further assured the  parents that in the event it  became necessary through lack  of enrollment, etc. the board  would give one year's notice of  the cancellation of the program.  2. The provincial government, ministry of education,  has a like policy for school  districts which I understand this  board chooses to ignore.  Coffee House  Concert & Dance  With Bob Bossin & Local Talent    >-       #��-rnOa*JED 1  Fund Raiser tor  Howard White  NDP Nomination  vMatch  tor  New  Date  Roberts Creek Hall  ^^^^^^^^^^  Saturday, March 10th, 8 pm  Tickets at Coast Book Store, Books & Stuff, Talewind Books  3. Some reasons given by  those opposed to early French  Immersion are that this program is costing too much  money for small class sizes and  that these kids are receiving a  better education than those in  the English program.  Well, why not cut the class  sizes in the English program?  Or is this another example of  the 'level playing field' where  everyone must be dragged down  to a lower level? Who is that  fair to?  Cancelling early French Immersion will not improve the  English program.  This whole procedure reminds me of the story of a  woman who purchased two  chickens. When she got home  she discovered that one of them  was sickly. Being a disciple of  the benefits of chicken soup,  she killed the healthy chicken,  made soup of it and fed it to the  sick chicken.  Doris Fuller  More letters  Pages 20 & 23  v  Don't Miss Out  *  1  Doing it Right in 1990!  GIBSONS & DISTRICT  TRADE SHOW  #  Sty* *  Sponsored by  QIBSONS CHAMBI  OP COMMERCE  For Information Call  Art   880*3294  Dick 888-4700  everyone else, we have paid for  our houses by mortgaging them;  this is not a debt in the real  sense because it is secured  against the asset of our housing  stock.  . And, if individual band  members do default in their  mortgage payments, the Band  Housing Authority does indeed  sue them to collect. This has  always been the practice here;  we used to do it under Stan Dixon when he was chief.  ��� "...if we had invested the  money we borrowed in activities  that expanded our capacity to  produce more resourceful (people) band members. That would  have generated new wealth with  which to pay it back." "He  (Stan) knows the potential we  have and will initiate good  economic development projects  for the betterment of the Sechelt  Indian Band."  What the anonymous letter  writers have failed to mention is  the name of our band economic  development officer; yes, it's  Stan Dixon.  We look forward to seeing  this letter in print occupying as  conspicuous a position as that  accorded the anonymous letter  that precipitated it.  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Call Mr. Commander for additional informalion  TOLL FREE 1*800-663.0555 Coast News, March 5,1990  Georcje     in     Gibsons  Butchers take leave of Coast  Member of  by George Cooper, M64S20  Residents here since 1974,  Brian and Emma Butcher leave  for Williams Lake where Brian  will begin his new job of  superintendent of schools for  the Cariboo-Chilcotin school  district the beginning of April.  "It's a vast district," said  Brian, "of 27,000 square miles,  and 36 schools. Grades 11 and  12 are offered in Williams Lake  or 100-Mile House and  domitories take care of students  who live too far away to bus."  Brian has been assistant  superintendent of schools in our  Sunshine Coast district for  almost two years now and  before that was principal first of  Sechelt Elementary and then of  Chatelech Secondary. His first  three years here were on the  teaching staff of Elphinstone.  Before coming to BC Brian  taught in Saskatchewan as well  as being principal of several  schools latterly in Dinsmore, a  composite Grades 1 to 12 school  of 300 students.  "My very first year of  teaching was in a Manitoba  rural school right after my  Grade 12 graduation. An eye-  opener experience."  "How is it you are starting  out as superintendent at this  time of the year?"  "Art Holmes has been temporary superintendent there for  the past year or so, but he is  leaving to travel. You remember  Art Holmes?"  Yes indeed. Art Holmes filled  the superintendent's position  here in our Sunshine Coast  district to everyone's satisfaction until Clifford Smith's appointment.  Brian Butcher has bachelors'  degrees in arts and in education  from the University of Saskatchewan and an M.Ed in administration from UBC. Besides  his teaching and administration  duties, Brian did a greal deal of  coaching in baseball, minor  hockey, and men's fastball in  the district. His drug and  alcohol awareness program  while he was at Chatelech initiated an approach to a problem that the whole community  could take note of.  Emma's thoughtfulness of  people and her friendly manner  will be missed when she leaves  her position as dental receptionist in Dr. Bland's office  after 15 years of service there.  The Butcher's daughter,  Janet, is completing her degree  in mathematics at UBC, along  with a minor in computer  sciences. Their son, Geoff, majors in history.  "Both graduated from  Elphinstone," said Brian, "only  two of the many Elphinstone  students who have continued  their studies at the university  level."  EMMA and BRIAN BUTCHER  The outstanding principle in     gallery at 7:30. Hunter Gallery  your   education   philosophy?  "Schools are for kids. Not for  officials, teachers, parents. For  kids."  HERE AND THERE  Hunter Gallery meeting this  Thursday,  March  8,  in  the  plans a fashion show March 23  in the St. Mary's Church Hall.  If you are interested in participating call 886-3176.  Langdale Elementary took up  the challenge by other schools in  the district not to watch televi-  Gibsons ponders  youth aotlon  Continued from page 1  After Mackenzie-Moore's  presentation, Collins said he  was more in favour of the  Breakaway program because of  its emphasis on the family. The  Gibsons program will start up in  May at a donated building next  to the Alano Club.  The program, which she says  has been highly successful in  Penticton, is fashioned after the  12-step Alcoholic Anonymous  program which incorporates  spiritual principles - because  abusers 'can't do it alone' on  the road to recovery.  She said 10 per cent of our  youths are seriously trapped in  substance abuse. "They want to  get out but don't know how to  do it."  During the Breakaway program participants live at home  and meet after school, evenings  and Saturdays. There is also a  program for parents and siblings of addicts to meet.  Mackenzie-Moore said  $13,000 has been raised for the  program so far. The group has  applied for another $10,000  from the BC Youth Advisory  Council and has asked for help  from the Vancouver Sun's  Children Fund.  Council members told  Mackenzie-Moore that town  policy is to give grants to groups  which operate specifically  within Gibsons. The committee  agreed to recommend to the  Sunshine   Coast   Regional  NOTICE OF  PUBLIC  HEARING  Zoning Amendment  Bylaw No. 555-28,1990  Pursuant to Sections 956 and 957 of the Municipal Act, a  PUBLIC HEARING will be held at the Municipal Hall at 474  South Fletcher Road at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 13,  1990 to consider Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 555-28,  1990 which is proposed to amend the Town of Gibsons  Zoning Bylaw No. 555,1986.  The Intent of the amending bylaw is as follows:  1. That certain parcel or parcels of land in the Town of Gibsons more particularly known and legally described as  Blocks 6 and that part of Block 7, D.L. 842, Plan 6755, as  shown outlined on the map below, Identified as Appendix "A" to Bylaw No. 555-28,1990 be rezoned from the  existing Single-Family Residential Zone 4 (R-4) to the  proposed Single Family Residential Zone 1 (R-1).  A copy of the amending bylaw is available for inspection at  the Gibsons Municipal Office, 474 South Fletcher Road,  between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday to  Friday.  Rob Buchan  MUNICIPAL PLANNER . APPROVING OFFICER  sion for 24 hours. TTiey came  out with 66 per cent successful  abstainers. "We had fun doing  other things," many pupils  reported. Another school is  reported at 86 per cent. Any  withdrawal symptoms?  MAMMOGRAPHY  This service is expected to  begin in St. Mary's Hospital  March 9. Since there have been  over 100 referrals a month to  the Lower Mainland the past  year, this service here in our  own district will be a timely  benefit to future patients.  The cost of the mammography equipment���darkroom, camera, film processor-  is $100,000. The hospital administration has been working  on this project for a year now  and has paid for the installation  of the equipment with money  available for other projects of  lower priority.  These funds must be returned  to these other projects, and this  is now the challenge to the community���raise the $100,000 this  year.  The six branches of the  hospital auxiliary���Pender Harbour, the oldest, Sechelt, the  largest, Halfmoon Bay, Roberts  Creek, Gibsons, Hopkins���will  do their usual noble work, but  this is a project the whole community must join. Individual  citizens, service organizations,  businesses, corporations, you  and me.  ALLIED...  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(  4 SEASON'JACKETS  BRIGHT, DURABLE,  WATER RESISTANT  AND NOW  25  ��/  /O  OFF  A stylish sale lor all your kidal  All our '4 Season' jackets ara  specially priced nowl And all  are Monsanto Wear Dated, too!  Boys' A girls'. Sizes: 7-14  REG. SO-i .99  $29.99 ems I  Boys' ��� girls'. Sizes: 2-6X  REG. $23.99-$25.99  $17"-$18"  Elastic waist  and cutis  Monsanto  Weir Dated  for durability  25% OFF  MEN'S  3-PAIRPACK  SPORT  SOCKS  Extra cushioned for  extra romtortl White.  REG. $5.99  $4-49  ���    PACK  1/3 OFF  MEN'S, LADIES'  & CHILDREN'S  SELECTED  FLEECE TOPS  Choose from a great-looking variety of  styles for the entire family!  25% OFF  BOYS'  'RUFF'N'  TUMBLE'  JEANS  Styled to look good and last  a long time! Sizes: M2.  REQ. $14.99 to  $19.99  <10"u>14" Roberts    Creek  Coast News, March S, 1990  Menace of oil spills  approaching our Coast  ���^   ^__   ^     hrt,,r ...rt- 1.:. I���.  art ftA�� �����- ������-      :-  by Bev Cranston, 886-2215  Oil and gas spills into our  oceans and rivers seems to be  becoming a common news story  every day. But do we even hear  about all of the spills? I doubt  it.  Last Saturday you could see  and smell a dark, rather yellowy  slick winding with the tide  around the wharf and docks in  Gibsons Harbour. Ocean-going  ducks were quickly swimming  through it, to get to 'cleaner  waters' past the little wharf in  front of Gramma's Pub.  According to Art McGinnis  of Gibsons Marina, no one  reported this spill and definitely  no one came forward to clean it  up.  Last week 70,000 gallons of  diesel were spilled into the  already very polluted waters of  Puget Sound off Seattle. This  was committed by a US Navy  vessel.  Last week Vancouver Har  bour was hit by 40,000 litres of  heavy diesel fuel from a Polish  fishboat rammed by a rusty  freighter.  How many ocean-going birds  suffered a terrible death from  these totally unnecessary acts of  man? We hear in the thousands,  but there must be many more.  Vancouver Harbour used to  be a beautiful harbour, just as  Vancouver used to be a  beautiful city. Spanish Banks,  Locarno Beach and English Bay  Beach used to be my family's  favourite picnic, playground  and swimming places all summer long. But by the early 70s I  quit swimming in the waters of  English Bay. There was just too  much foam, brown stuff and  garbage in it. Another reason  not to even go to these beaches  is thai the once clean white sand  has turned into one giant  ashtray of butts for all the  smokers.  Apparently the diesel and  fuel-fired   boilers   and   diesel  Crane owner Larry Stewart coaxes a sofa Into the patio door of  new Gibsons resident Luke Mueller's apartment. Turns out the  front doorway was too small. -DiveFiw photo  886-3080  engines in operation on oceangoing vessels today, came in  with WWII. Before that freighters, etc. used coal run boilers.  But these weren't very en-  viromentally safe either, as they  produced more air pollution  because of the heavy black  smoke pouring out of their  stacks.  1 always assume that the  water is clean in Roberts Creek,  at least of oil and gas. Along  with other Creekers I am  thankful there are no really appropriate locations along this  stretch of the Sunshine Coasl  where a marina would be feasible. Maybe in some faroff date  it will be so crowded here that a  marina will have to become  feasible. I hope not.  FIREHALL INEWtj,  Fire Department Chief Denis  Mulligan would like to pass on  an urgent message to all you  Roberts Creek parents out there  who have push button memory  telephones. If you have the Tire  department number (885-3222)  entered into your memory  telephone and have toddlers  playing with your telephone,  please make sure that it is not  connected to the fire department number.  Denis stated that they are  having a very serious problem  with their six lines being tied up  by small children playing with  these memory telephones. B.C.  Telephone Company has been  asked to take action but often  they do not have enough time to  trace numbers.  Obviously this is a line that  must be kept open for a real  emergency. Please co-operate  and check your telephone and  DO NOT let children play with  telephones. They are not a toy!  February was election of officers month for the Roberts  Creek Fire Department. Following is a breakdown of officers:  Denis Mulligan, chief; Bruce  Puchalski, assistant chief; Pat  Parker, captain; Ron Kirkman,  second lieutenant; KenEidet,  first lieutenaiitr'John Poulso***"  secretary; Dave Sutherttmi  chairman; Lenny Gould, treas  urer; Edna Naylor, assistant'  treasurer; Wayne Ross and  John Fellowes, wine stewards.  ST. AIDAN'S  The ACW Anglican Churcli  Women of St. Aidan's are putting together some memoirs of  their church and SS-year-old  hall. Mrs. Cynthia Jane at  885-9206 would like to hear  from old or past members who'  have memories or anecdotes  regarding this church.  The ACW area meeting and  tea will be held at St. Aidan's  Hall  on  Tuesday,   April  3.  Please come out.  PRESCHOOL  Rainbow Preschool is in need  of outdoor toys such as trikes,  wheelbarrows, wagons and sand  toys. If you can donate one of  (he above please call Jane at  886-7610. Thankyou!  Jeannie's  SEMI-ANNUAL  Jewellery Repair Event  Are the claws worn thin?  Are the side stones securer  Is the centre sto. * secure!  _ IF YOU'Vf  ANSWERED VIS TO ANY  ��F THISI QUESTIONS. NOW'S  m / s  .���>' ..     r    .     .. / ay*" '"�����wucarium NOW'S   l  11   ^C��Z? 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For a great selection of  Wedding Cake Designs,;  see June, our  Cake Decorator.  uaKe ueuuraiur. u< ���; ^ y-ic^p*  June also specializes in  20 /  off  Shrwar* Birthday Cakes     mh��hjsM  Whether It'a  CRUISING on the LOVE BOAT  to Acapulco  or  MAVERICK  COACH LINES j,  to Victoria   a m  Wall be  to help you  plan your  Homymoon  and u'e also carry a complete  selection of invitations,  wedding accessories,  decorations, gifts for  attendants and more.  // you're looking for the  perfect gift for the happy  couple, we have a large  selection of crystal and a  complete line of Oneida  silverware.  Our personal attention assures  your complete satisfaction  Jeannie's Gifts & Gems  m\  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons 8M-2023  mm  mmam Coast News, March 5,1990  Committed To Excellence  Many exciting events are taking place in education and one  of the most ambitious is the Year  2000 curriculum which will  make some changes in how  children will learn.  Your School Board is endorsing this new concept and we are  prepared to support our teachers  through a transition period which  will benefit all our children in  school.  I  Our schools will give students J  eqiial care and attention, designed j  to fit their individual educational J  needs. 1  We realize that change is inevi- I  table and this Board is committed I  to irovicUng support for all people |  inoursystem. Your School Board |  is also committeed to excellence a  in education, and we hope the ���  whole community will share our j  vicinn I  I  I  %*mJ  EVERYONE'S  BUSINESS  vision.  Carol Adams, Ctairperson  Secondary students take advantage of modern computer labs to  prepare for business and university. Modern equipment and high  academic courses like the Calculus 11 program rival those offered in  other districts.  Creating Our Future  The school district, along with  all the other districts in the province, is embarking on a major  program of change and innovation  with the forward-looking direction of the province's Year 2000  program.  The Year 2000 program has  given a spur to serious thinking  about the purpose and direction of  education.  At the end of last year the Board  It's Not AH  Leisure In  Continuing  Education  Traditionally Continuing Education has focussed on providing  opportunities for people to gain  skills in leisure time activities.  In our district this is still an important part of the service offered,  but several programs are offered  each year which help people become more efficient at their own  job, or to gain the skills necessary  to change to a different field.  An entry program in the Tourism industry was started in October last year, and a job development program is presently training  women to become entrepreneurs  in their own business.  The Medical Dental Receptionist course boasted 12 graduates,  and Industrial First Aid has trained  more than 30 people.  Presently being explored is the  possibility of offeringOpen Learning Institute courses for the 1990/  91 year.  of School Trustees adopted a motto  for the district to accompany the  new logo which is now used on all  official material.  The motto, "Creating Our Future," is both a direction and a  reminder to all who work in the  district that the major focus of the  education we provide is to help  students develop those skills, attitudes, behaviours, and understandings which will help them  function effectively in our future  world.  The motto has many meanings  and interpretations for the district.  This section looks at some of the  ways schools are looking at the  meaning of "Creating Our Future"  in their situation.  Learning On  The Job  200 students on the Sunshine  Coast are truly creating their future by getting involved in finding  out what it means to be apaitof the  work force. These students are  involved in Work Experience 11,  Cooperative Education (T.O.P.s)  and Career Preparation Programs  offered at each of the District's  three secondary schools.  The choice of what careerprepa-  ration area to focus on at each  school is decided by student interest, staff qualifications, suitability  of facilities and equipment  Over 60% of the students who  have successfully completed the  Work Experience program have  been offered jobs after graduation.  The next time you encounter a  student working at a local business, ask them what they are gaining from the experience; you will  be encouraged by their answers.  A portable computer gives Ihis student a chance to keep up with  difficult assignments ��� just one way students get special help.  Special Students Are Not Forgotten  Every school within the district  has a staff member identified as  the Special Education Teacher to  oversee the programs for any children who have a special need,  . whether they be gifted, physically  handicapped, learning disabled, or  in need of special language programs.  Following the Ministry of Education's encouragement to inte  grate special needs children into  regular classrooms, the district has  initiated a program where all children have arxess to regular classes.  In many cases special equipment has been purchased by the  Board or by community donation  to help students to function to their  highest potential. The most recent  acquisitions have been laptop  computers which the students can  take with them from place to place.  Somenewcompuiers in the schools  allow visually impaired students  to "hear" what they type, or enlarge the print so that it may be  more easily read.  Through the dynamic special  education program the district is  preparing, and helping to create, a  meaningful and worthwhile future  for all students.  Education Week is Every Week!  Although one week is chosen  each year in which to celebrate  and recognize the education system, the work of education goes on  throughout the year.  ' The more than 300 people who  make up the teaching and support  staff of the school district, and  who work to help create a positive  and satisfying future for the 3000  students in our schools, are proud  to be associated with the a pro-  What Do You  Want For Your  Child?  Given the opportunity most  parents would say something like:  "I want my child to be happy, get  along with other people, to know  how to read and write well, to  think for themselves, and to be  able to do whatever they want in  their lives."  The staffs in each school in the  district are currently exploring  specific ways to make ideas come  alive which will accomplish exactly those wishes.  As these ideas are developed,  school improvement plans will be  formed which will outline exactly  what that school will do to assist  students to create their own futures as life-long, independent  learners.  Education Week  -March5 to 10  An older student helps a younger child with reading in a Peer  Tutoring program. Programs like this, and the community campus  concept being explored in at least one of our schools, is helping to  redefine education in the district.  Students Care ��� That's The New Message  Schools in the district are developing a theme of caring.  "Caring For Ourselves, Caring  For Others, and Caring For the  Environment" is the motto of one  of the elementary schools, and the  ideas behind it are echoed in all of  them.  Caring for each other  $  There is a new atmosphere of  1 caring for each other by the students in our schools.  A visit to a playground will often see a group of students deep in  discussion, sometimes with obviously strong emotions bared. One  student is calm and taking a leadership role. With training the student is able to help friends at the  school to resolve the conflicts that  inevitably occur in the daily contacts between a large group of  people in close proximity.  A visit to a primary classroom  might well find some students who  seem a little large lobe there. These  could well be gradeS or 6 students  who are sharing their skills to help  the younger children with their  reading. The older children are  taking pan in oneofthe many Peer  Tutoring programs which not only  help the younger ones, but are also  part of the children's learning of  social responsibilities.  Caring tor the environment  Across the district students,  teachers, and parents in the schools  are working together on projects  which have an immediate impact  on their environment  At a number of schools tree  plantingplans are underway to help  create a more pleasant and greener  surrounding for the future.  All of the schools and school  district offices are now actively  engaged in a recycling program as  students and staff have become  more conscious of the need to  conserve dwindling resources. In  some schools compost heaps are  being prepared 10 recycle unwanted  food and other organic waste.  Last year the district developed  a global studies program which is  used in our schools to help students become aware of the responsibilities to themselves and others,  and that we have all have a responsibility for each other's welfare.  School District No. 46  (Sunshine Coast)  What's On ?  During Education Week nmofAeKtoobtallwdutrictw  Anyone who it inlereiled in attending the Khooli ihown below is mon welcome to take part in Iheia activities, for  further informalion about any of the events please contact the school concerned.  Getting your hands dirty might be part of a work experience program.  gressive and dynamic school district  Many schools cannot reorganize  the meaningful activities of their  programs to make them coincide  with Education Week, but wok  throughout the year to involve the  community in their activities and  welcome the public toexplore with  them the excitements and headaches of educating our future  generations.  A typical list of activities (over  and above the normal curriculum)  uadistrict school would go something like: Terry Fox Run; Quiz  Night; Remembrance Day.Christ-  mas Conceit; Science Fair;  Choirfest; Skiing, Skating, and  Swim programs; Multicultural  Potluck Supper; Theatre Sports,  Olympics of the Mind; School  Team Sports; Peer Counselling  training; Seatbelt Convincer;  Environmental Day, Community  Litter Pick-up; Spring Fair; "Special" Days; Yearbook, computer,  music, and other dubs; Staff de-  velopment workshops on Conflict  Resolution, Math, Reaching For  Higher Thought, Computers, Peer  Supervision, and the Primary Program; and Green Thumb Theatre  & other cultural events.  I  March 5th to March 9th ��� all week  Book Fair  starts al Madeira Park Elementary School  Nutrition Weak  at Sechelt Elementary School  Display of student work  at BAJ store, Halfrnoon Bay  Monday March 5th  Parents Meeting  at West Sechell Elementary School - 7:00 pm  Computer Room Opaa  at Sechelt Elementary School - 7:00 - 9:00 pm  Parents Meeting  at PeirdCTHtriwuiSeccrnaary School- 3:30 pm  Science Fait Finalists  at Cedar Grove Elementary School - 9:00 -  10:30 mi  Wednesday March 7lh  OpsaHouas  al Gibsons ElemeMsry School - all day  Opaa House ��� "Cooperative Learning Activities"  at Langdals Elementary School - 7:00 pm  Classroom In the Mall  alTrailBay Mill: trudenu from Chatelech Sec-  ondaiy School -8:45am-3:00pm  Programme Cadre Opaa Hoaae  at SaehakElamenlaiy School- 7:00 -9:00 pm  Counsellors' Meeting  wilhparaaWofOrara%9*10slueamtjatEaphin-  stone Secondary School - 7 -30 pm  Thursday March 8th  Couasstai'Mtatteg  with parens of Chads 11 studms at Btphln-  stone Secondary School -7:30pm  Fine Arts Showcase  at Cedar Grove Elementary School - 9:00 un  10:30 am  Opaa House  si Cedar Grove Elementary School -10:30 ��m -  noon  Elementary Report Cards go home  Friday March 9th  Sandwich Day  at Madeira Park Elementary School - all day  Programme Cadre Open House  at Sechelt Elementary School -10:00 am - 2:00  pm  SMshalh Day - Crafts Display -  at Sechelt Elementary School - 9:00 am - 2:00  pm  Education Weak Open House Assembly  at Gibsons Elementary School  Saturday March 10th  Community Danes  at Sechell Ugion for Chatelech Band trip  March I2lh to March 15th  Parent-Teacher Interviews  at all the Bementary Schools  Regular School Board Masting  at the School Board Office -7:30 pm  March 14th  Parents meeting - "Year 2000"  �� Davis Bay Elementary School - 7:00 pm  14ttLlBUi  <H*|hay\s  at Roberts Creek Elementary  mm  mm  mm I a  Coast News, March 5,1990  Sechelt    Scenario  Drivers beware  Bob and Leilan Sivertson marked their 60th anniversary of marriage recently in Sechelt. -RathFormlerplaolo  by Margaret Watt, MS-3364  Now, anyone who drives a  car knows that we have to stop  when a school bus stops and its  lights are flashing. We all know  that. But there is a young man  in a maroon-coloured car who  travels in the Redrooffs area  who doesn't seem to know this.  Last week two children who  are close to my heart were  almost hit by this person as he  flew past the stationary school  bus, which had its lights  flashing.  I'm afraid that someone is  going to be seriously hurt and  I'm appealing to that young  man to slow down and pay attention.  Sechelt Seniors  Carpet bowls contests  by Larry Grafton  Our wide carpets and  weighted bowls have had a  reasonable workout in the  course of the last couple of  months, which has resulted in  more bowls being on the carpet  at the end of each frame than  those which are out of play.  That has proven to be an accomplishment for most of us to  the point where we have spread  our wings. A couple of weeks  ago a group from our branch  played a couple of games at  Gibsons against their seniors.  Our players played well and  brought the challenge cup back  with them.  Last week in a return match  at our hall in Sechelt the Gibsons group regained the cup in  very close competition. Everybody enjoyed the afternoon  which finished on a social with  tea and cookies.  In the near future our 'pickup' teams hope to go back to  Gibsons for further congenial  competition.  In the meantime carpet bowling goes on each Monday afternoon at 1:30 pm in our hall.  Come and enjoy yourselves.  ILLNESS  We have missed our first vice-  president at the last few branch  functions due to illness. This  week Gerry Chailler will be at  University Hospital for tests  which we sincerely hope will  alleviate the problem.  In the meantime 'best wishes'  Gerry and we all hope to see  you back with us shortly.  WESTMINSTER QUAY  At press time this bus trip is  within a hair's breadth of being  sold out so it's time for you people with itchy feet to start thinking about where you'd like to go  next.  At the present time May Widman is investigating a trip to the  aquarium and also to Science  World.  An indication of interest in  either or both of these destinations would be appreciated by  May. If you have any suggestions for future trips I'm sure  she will welcome them.  PRESIDENT'S DINNER  Although this event is long  gone those who attended (and  there was a full house) are still  talking about the great effort of  our president John and first  lady Pattie and the great entertainment which was highlighted  by John's brother on the banjo  and ukelele. His versatility  along with the other Millers' accompaniment carried the entertainment nicely.  All this and as much ham and  scalloped potatoes you could   I      *  * Partnership in Town! +  Come in and say Hello to the New Boss  Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday and to the  Old One Thursday, Friday or Saturday.  *  20%  AND SAVE *V /U ON  EVERYTHING!  50% I  ON  , ITEMS.  eat certainly proved the evening  a huge success.  THANKS  Our branch extends their  thanks to Maria and Ralph  Maher for their donation of a  roll of paper for our tables. This  time it is pink and adds a little  colour to an otherwise sometimes drab table.  Their   thoughtfulness   in  thinking of us is very much appreciated.  CHANGES  In the event that some of our  members may have missed the  changes that have necessarily  been made to our activity sheet,  please delete the dinner and  entertainment scheduled for  March 31 in the 'special events'  section.  In the 'monthly events' section please make the following  time changes: Aggravation now  at 1 pm; Crib and Whist now at  1 pm; 69ers practice now on  Tuesday from 3 to 4:30 pm.  In the 'committees' section  please replace Mickey Cornwell  on hall maintenance with Stan  Johnson.  WOMEN'S DAY  A potluck dinner is only one  of the attractions as we  celebrate International  Women's Day on Thursday,  March 8 at historic Rockwood  Centre (north wing). The dinner  is at 8 pm and there is a small  fee of $5 per person.  If you would like to find out  more   about   International  Women's Day contact Continuing Education at 885-2991.  HOSPITAL AUXILIARY  St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary, Sechelt branch, is holding  their regular monthly meeting  on Thursday, March 8 at 1:30  pm in St. Hilda's Hall. New  members are always welcome.  If you would like to join one  of our groups or you fancy being a volunteer in Ihe hospital,  please call F.rika Wright at  885-5775.  UGLY TIE  Do you have a tie lurking in  the back of your closet that you  wouldn't be caught dead in?  You can't throw it away  because it was a present from  your mother-in-law and you  don't want to antagonize your  spouse. Well, here's the perfect  answer.  Bring the tie to the Trail Bay  Mall and enter it in the Ugly Tie  Contest. It'll cost you $2 but  I'm sure you're worth it. The  best thing about it is that it's all  in a good cause. All the money  collected will go to the Cystic  Fibrosis Fund.  Drop the tie off at Sew Easy  in the mall and give yourself a  break.  FESTIVAL NEWS  A reminder about two upcoming workshops taking place  at Rockwood Centre. There's  the Crime Writers weekend on  May II,  12 and  13 and the  Springtime and Romance  Writing Workshop on May 19,  20 and 21. These workshops are  sponsored by the Festival of the  Written Arts.  Betty Keller tells me that applications are coming in like  crazy so if you want to take  part, better get cracking.  V  Psychic Readings  with Alma Skae  CW ,>f Vnnarui��T'i LraJing Psychics  Mar. IS, 16 & 17  Phone for appointments  885-4883  ���PASTIMES.  2ND ANNUAL  MODEL  CONTEST  March 17  March 17  Details at Store  Win one of 4 $25 certificate*  A TOY STORE   Next to Talewind Books 885-9309  Bathing Suits  And More  BATHING SUITS!  B Qiris 8-16  Trail Bay Centre Mall. Sechelt 885-5255  KIDS  Landing merchants  seek local  Improvements  by Dave Fraser  The Gibsons Landing Merchants Association is asking  Gibsons Town Council for a  development variance permit to  widen downtown sidewalks to  provide better pedestrian access  for the proposed Gibsons Quay.  The association is asking for  permission from Gibsons Town  Council to widen sidewalks to  five feel, nine inches to allow  for the building of a canopy  fronting on the Gibsons Quay  block.  Council will consider the request at its regular meeting  Tuesday night. Council is also  requesting the Town be named  as a co-insured on the project to  protect it from lawsuits thai  may result from loss or injury  relating to the project.  The downtown revilalization  project, which will eventually  stretch from Jack's Lane to  Gibsons Marina, includes plans  for street furniture, flower  boxes, a traffic island, a new  museum and maritime park,  new bus stops and trees, a dog  walk and paving stones.  Overhead hydro lines will eventually be moved underground in  stages.  Gibsons Quay consists of 11  businesses, stretching along 200  feet on Gower Point Road.  The Town will receive up lo  20 per cent of the costs of the  overhangs through provincial  downtown revilalization  assistance.  John De Kleer, one of the  principal partners in the Quay  project, would like to see a  pedestrian oriented area in Gibsons where cars will be permitted but forced to slow down.  But De Kleer says a new centre line should be installed on  Gower Point Road in order to  establish a standard width of 24  feet (it currently narrows to as  little as 13-and-a-half feet). This  would give the maximum parking space, as would situating  parking stalls at 90 degrees in  some places.  Drop oil your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  at  THE COAST NEWS  Gibsons  until noon Saturday  "�� FrMndly PraopU Mac."  'Heur  Demoau&i  PENINSULA CENTRE  NDP CLUB  Nomination Candidates  -   Mooting  Wednesday, Mar. 7,1990  7:30 PM  Greenecourt Hall, Sechelt  Come and meet the candidates for  the Powell River  Sunshine Coast Nomination  HOWARD WHITE  BRENDA DEGRAAG  m  ������ mMsmmWammmW  Problems With  Reading?  can 886-2761  To Arrange For  a Personal Tutor 10.  Coast News, March 5,1990'  ��� APPLIANCE SERVICES*  SERVICE ft REPAIR  To All I  ismfi\ Quality Reconditioned Major Appliances For Sale  W��\ GUARANTEED S DELIVERED  Will Buy NIC. Non-Working Maior Appliances  Norseman - Bjorn  885-7897  AUTOMOTIVE  Industrial     AUTOMOTIVE       Marine  PARTS & SUPPLIES  A101 SUPPLY ltd.  1061 Hwy. 101, Gibsons, B.C. 886-8101  Mon.-Fri. rS-6 Sat. S-6, Sun. 10-3  "SECHELT RADIATORS"���  Complete Cooling System Service Cenlre  We Repair & Replace Rads. Heater Cores & Gas Tanks  AUTOS TRUCKS TRACTORS INDUSTRIAL MARINE  New, Used ft Rebuilt  SS80 Whirl   Ask Abaul ffc*-U/) 4 Delivery Mgn.. j,.  (Old Forestry Bulldlnnil     BBM 885-79811/  ��� BUILDIIMG COIMTRACTORS  Pegascis's    ,x  ConstRuction   Ct^haH  #20 Evans Road, R.R.#1      f 3wje*  Halfmoon Bay, B.C. VON 1Y0   , Sf''';?  Marten Carmen    885-2052^ St  nio.r  ZORNKS  ROOFING  Specializing in all types of  FREE     commercial & residential roofing  ESTIMATES 886-2087 eves.   QUA^UIO  Hallmark  Custom Homes  & Renovations  Enquiries 886-3344  886-3364;  /'Di.RaATZ Glass & Door Ltd.N  Bilolds ��� Screens ��� Garage Doors  Prehung Doors ��� Aluminum Windows  8745 Young Street S��� Chllllwack, B.C. V2P 4P3  Bill Allan-Sales Bus. 7920088  Res: 853-4101 Fax. 792-3475  "We service the entire Sunshine Coasl"  ������CALL FOR AN APPOINTMENT  SEA  lHvf  jf* HORSE  AL VANCE  8839046  CONSTRUCTION  COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL DUALITY FINISHING  t L-Q BUILDING N  CONTRACTORS  Surveying, Foundations, Framing Siding, Patios, Stairs  "Custom Building"  COMMERCIAL AND RESIDENTIAL  "Wc ISuilil 'fill Frum The Bottom Uli!"  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SECHELT PLANT  885-7180  Hawivcm'SiwsHirvrccMsrj  GIBSONS PLANtI   886-8174    J  ��� CONCRETE SERVICES  ���  EXCAVATING  MARINE SERVICES  i op -uine Concrete  Curbs,'Retaining Walls  'We build 'em, We pour 'em'  Free Estimates 885-9203  FUTURE  Excavating ft Developments  KX Unrtroround Installations  Industrial & Re"airs  Land Clearing H"4* & Driveways  Satisfaction Guaranteed  CALL MIKE OR MIKE  886-2182  * Salt Water licence*sjtrstm*''  * Motel & Campsites * Water Taxi '"T" "  * Marine Repairs       * Ice and Tackle     SSJ-2266^  Swanson's  -.     -   - . - -     -Beady-Mix Ltd.  1885-9666^ [885*53331  3 Batch Planli on th�� Sutuhin* Coast  Glbiom * Sechell ��� Pandw Harbour .  mcrCrui/cr  Mercury Outboards  VolVO AB HADDCXX MARINE ltd.  ^Garden Bay. BC.     "JJf/JSi1"       B83-7S11  '�� ������ -vy>i>rrfr.v��^.aai.--.o  ��� sipncnura  ��� DRAINAGE DITCHES  ��� EXCAVATIONS  ��� WATER LWES  ��� CLIAHING  Steve Jones  ��� GEN. CONTRACTORS*  ELECTRICAL CONTR  -10(*  Olson Electric  General Electrical Contractor  Frt. Earlmataa Including B.C. Hydro flacrr/e Plus  Realdential - Commercial 885-1939  DENNIS OLSON Box 2271, Sechelt  Mik  , _��� <f*       THE  1 f! IMPROVER  V-*-1-" utx        ha  RENOVATIONS WITH ^  A TOUCH OF CUSS  COMMERCIAL & RESIDENTIAL  885-5019  BOX 7  HAUMOON BAY/  lX5uccaneer  Marina ii Resort Ltd  Located in Secret Cove I85-7MI  MARINE SPECIALISTS 21 years  PARTS ��� SALES - SERVICE -REPAIRS  XJohnsan  OMC  J.'.N:MIJ;V  volvo  PENTA  ss  MIDWAY'POWER'LINE  SERVICES LTD;  Private & Industrial Electrical Contractor  igh & Low Voltage Power Lines  WER'LINE^i  SUP.T  ictrical Contractor^  I  e Power Lines      J I  _883-9483_U  lor the Professional    kg..  and the Homeowner   tOk\  <      RENT-IT!  /        CANADA INC.  HI    TOOLS & EQUIPMENT  15540 Inlet Ave., Sechelt       885-2848 J  U*  Marine Diesel Repair  DAVE COLES  Mobile Service ��� Repairs ��� Overhaul!  Injector Service Special Month  886-2875  EXCAVATING  Q & D Contracting  ���Sand & Gravel Deliveries, &  ���Stump Removal  GaryOavies 886-9585 P0 Bm mg  ^DanZuBll     886-8070 Gibsons. BC J  IES  886-7064  * Septic Tan* Pumping*  * Concrete Septic Tank Sales *  *cmmFurvice*  atOTOMTANOIM.  ��� M'AEACH*  * Portable ToHet Rental*  ��� 12 Yard Dump Trot*  Need this space?  Call The COAST NEWS  .11 886 26?2 or 88b 3930  ,mmjmta.   Cottrell's Marine Service1  HBli SERVICE TO Al 1  MAKES  ^    IM      Specializing in Marc Outboard  nrnc^^^-^aW.      * 'tarn drive rebuilding  DIVER K Located at  BOAT        "V        Smitty's Marina, Gibsons  HAULING SHOP 886-7711     RES. 885-5840/  Ernie Fallis  Contracting  if Complete Backhoe Service W  886-9198  CENTURY ROCK  ���  ST     SS      885-5910  r  Residential���Commercial-..���. IndustriaL  PAINTING  30 Vears Experience     Fully Equipped  Free Estimates       j        a.  M.B. Fainting    SJU  Marcel Beaunoyer 886-9628   T^'-J  Need this space?  ('...II  tin.  COASI   Nl WS  ��� MISC SERVICES ���  886-3381  COAST BOBCAT SERVICE  Small In Size - Big In Production^  ['nsi Hull's ��� Trenching  spii.iiliiie l.i'vt'llinK  Light Hauling mm  886-7051  SECHELT ������������&  ��� HEATIIMG ���  MINI  STORAGE  885-2081  ICO LIQUID GAS  . Aulo Propane   ^  . Appliances  ��� Quality B.B. Q's  885-2380  Hwy 101, across St.  Irom Big Mac's, Sechell  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  Aulo & Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows'  & Screens Mirrors  Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.  Mackenzie Excavating Ltd.  Land Clearing & Development  Cam Mackenzie  vs\  885-2447  Lsj  886-3558 W  We dig the aunthlnm Cornell  PAUL'S CHIMNEY CLEANING1  886-7116  Competitive Rates  /"COMPLETE LANDSCAPE SERVICE  Designing. Turl. elc  Free Estimates  BARK MULCH --7n  15yds delivered in Sechell >*rll  6 7 & 8 OOLOEN"\  HEOGING EVERGREEN*  $3����/ft  co.sts Ltttaesr husscrv  MURRAY'S NURSERY "'^T  Located 1 mile notlh ol Hwy 101 on Mason Rd     805-2974  [F*BCF���RRies Schedule  SMITH  Land Clearing  Excavations  Septic Tanks  885-3924  885-7487  VANCOUVf R   SECHELT PENINSULA  EARLS COVE   SALTERY BAY  Lv. Langdale  6:20 am      2:30 pm  8:30 IvT      4:30  10:30 6:30  12:25 pm M 8:20 M  M eanataa Mavarrca e.t  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am      3:30 pm M  9:30 M       5:30  11:30 7:25 M  1:15 pm     9:15  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  DAL ENTERPRISES  1989 416 4WO Caterpillar  Backhoe Loader  Septic Systems, Ditching Etc.  Call Nick  \Jor all your Backhoe Needs     jHJj*T14|  'Not. there will be no  "Firs! Ferry" run on  Saturdays Sundays a Holidays  |.ii Park 1 Head Nenh M 4 Slicit Ga.tr PI 1 Franklla. Lower lui Slap)  Gibsons Bus Schedule  Ellective March t. 1989  [yia Manna Franklm Fiieniii Park * Itaad Rd I  Will Buy Timber  or will do Excavating  For Timber  Big or Small Amount  or will Rent 518 Cat Skidder  by the hour with operator  Will Go Anywhere  Louis & D. LePage Logging        886-3821  irt  Arrlw  5:45  1:45  langrjill 6:10  2:10  7:45  3:45  Firry Tir. 8:10  4:10  9:45  5:45  10:10  6:10  11:45  7:45  12:10  8:10  Dipirt  Lower     6:15  Bui Stop 8:15  10:15  12:15  Arrive  Mill        6:30  8:30  10:30  12:30  III lai Ornrar Ik Langaala HaraMi. laaMaaraak Biliwi  WiMcrial Part lUMalai  FARES ArJurli seniors Children (6-12) Comm. Tickitl  Oul ol Town   $150    St.00 .75       S1 25/rirJe  In Town .75       .75 75  These transportation schedules sponsored by  SttKcmidi Agencie5  INSURANCE.      at*** TRAVEL  886-2000 886-9255  Red Catpet Service From Friendly Froteaslonsls In Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons.  Insurance  CwMpkin  Notary  A Member  nl  ITPl  Independent  Travel |  Professional! j Coast News, March 5,1990  11.  The Development Plan  Public Review  for  Fletcher Challenge Canada Ltd.  Forest Licence A19227  will be held in Room 101  Bella Beach Motel  4748 Sunshine Coast Highway  Sechelt, B.C.  Wed. March 14,1-9 pm  The necessary information will ba available at tht)  Forest Service Office, 1975 Field Road, Sechelt, B.C.  during oflice hours on   Marchtt, 13.15 and 16 aa well  Hiilfniooti B.iy H.ipponiiujs  Cubs challenge  STARTING YOUR  HOME BASED  BUSINESS  WORKSHOP  Topics:  How to choose a business  Developing a business plan  Introduction to market surveys  Basic marketing strategy  Financial planning  Pricing and cost control  Fri., March 16,1990   6:30-9:30 pm &  Sat., March 17   9:00 am*3:00 pm  Pender Harbour Secondary School  Hwy. 101, Klelndale  $25 Registration Fee  Students must pre-register and pay lees in advance at:  THE PAPER MILL, Madeira Park Shopping Centre 883-9911  SUNSHINE COAST COMMUNITY FUTURES  205-5710 Teredo street, Sechelt 885-2639  Co-Sponsored by:  Pender Harbour and Egmont Chamber of Commerce  Sunshine Coast Community Futures Assoc.  B.C. Ministry of Regional Development  Winsome Kate Thompson decided Hut her science project In the  Pender Secondary Science Fair would be a catapult.  ���Aunt Cook photo  D.ivis B.iy Niiws ��t Views  Cuylits' bouquet  by Lauralee SoM, 885-3510  Bouquet to Ed and Helen  Cuylits, who have been two very  dedicated members of the  reading centre and the community association.  Helen has been chairman and  secretary of the reading centre,  and of course, taking her turn  as librarian. Ed has helped out  as librarian and is treasurer of  the reading centre.  He has been the main  carpenter when it came to  building shelves, etc. for the  library and odd jobs that needed doing in the hall. He has also  been a director and treasurer of  the association for many years.  Both Ed and Helen have been  involved with the adult daycare  program as drivers and visiting  with the participants at  Kirkland Centre.  They are taking lime off from  ihe above because of Ed's recent eye operation. He's  recovering and is getting belter  every day. All the best Ed, from  all of us.  CELEBRATION DAYS  Another meeting is being held  on Monday, March 5 at 7:30 in  Siemens Realty office located in  the Mid-Coast Dental buiding  on Teredo Street.  If you are interested in'teeing  Celebration Days happen coma  ��� MISC SERVICES  MISC SERVICES  r 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.   .  For successful  BUSINESS MEETINGS  targe or Small  CEDARS INN  895 Hwy. 101, Gibsons  fax 886-3046    886-3008 J  PENINSULA INDUSTRIAL  & LOGGING SUPPLIES  PORT  MELLON  ��� Wife Rope & Rigging  ��� Welding Supplies  & GIBSONS  a Hydraulic Hose 4 Fittings  ��� Misc. Industrial Products  Van. 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JIM'S  FUEL INJECTION SERVICE  25 Years Ol fxperience At Vour Service  the fuel injection system is the heart of the diesel  engine, have your fuel injection equipment serviced  for maximum engine performance  By |IM lANKS   Dependable Service At A Reasonable Price  324-1715  GIBSONS MOBILE SAW SERVICE  Custom Cutting - Planing  Bevel Siding - Poets & Beams  Chris Nepper *8e-34W  R.R.M, S6, C78,  lotbsons. B.C. VON 1V0  r     Complete, Confloentl.il, & Professional     A  POfONM. OFFICE SERVICES  3Hn gaper <HU        883-9911  FREDERICK GOERTZ LTD/  Complete Binocular Repair*  Repair Facilities  From Experienced TKhnlciaiil  For any Inquiries tor old anew binoculars  Phone 8844877 (Van)  "mm���  999.9411   ___ 1 Kent's PtateJHwy 10  Open rtieadai to Saturday 10* pmJ  TEDDY BEAR DAYCARE  The leddy bears now have  their Trikeway, a nice sidewalk  which goes from the street and  along the front of the daycare  building. This project was a  combined effort of the Davis  Bay/Wilson Creek Community  Centre and the daycare, with  help from many areas.  Steve's Bobcat Service  cleared the 'mud mountain' and  half of the cement forms and  the basic unit for the play structure was readied, carried out by  Bill, Bill and Jim.  On the day of the work bee  there were 25 people to carry  out the work, friends and staff  from the daycare, eight people  from Haney, 12 from the Sterling community in Vancouver,  as well as many daycare parents  who provided and helped with  the luncheon.  List of donations: rebar from  Ray; roses and cigars from Ray  and Dennis; concrete and skidder work from Barry; sand  from Al Gough; Hauling from  Ron Robinson Contracting; cement finishing from Knuttila  Brothers; volunteers from the  Sterling community; cement  forms from Clark Hamilton;  and miscellaneous hardware  items (l-bolts) from Tom Lamb.  DB/WCCA  Don't forget the annual  general meeting and election of  officers to be held on Monday,  March 12 starting at 7:30. Bruce  Morris from Shop Easy will be  our speaker and he will be telling us about their recycling project.  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  Halfmoon Bay Cub Leader  Don Kinneard is pleased that  the members of his pack did so  well at the recent Cub Car Rally. As one of the smaller groups  on the Coast, two boys from  Halfmoon Bay will move on to  the finals in Vancouver. Winning first place in the design  category was Chris Watkins,  while Justin Tabish was fifth.  If you are thinking of purchasing some mushroom  manure this spring you should  plan on gelling it on the  weekend of March 24 when the  local Cubs will be selling it in  Welcome Woods. More on this  later.  CALENDAR DATES  Mark on your calendar the  date of Tuesday, March 6 for  the annual general meeting of  the Halfmoon Bay Recreation  Society. Time is 8 pm at the  Lamb residence in Welcome  Woods, at the corner of  Westwood and Northwood.  Everyone will be welcome.  Monday, March 12 is the  Halfmoon Bay branch of St.  Mary's Hospital Auxiliary's  regular monthly meeting at 10  am at the Welcome Beach Com  munity Hall. New members are  encouraged to join.  Another date of which to  take note is March 17 which is  the night of the next Welcome  Beach Community Association  dinner and dance. This is a  popular annual spring event and  if you would like information  please call Grace Lamont at  885-9269. There will be more on  this later.  COME ON ALONG!  Do you feel the joys of spring  but don't have the energy to enjoy? If so, you are invited to  come along to Coopers Green  Hall on Tuesday and Thursday  evenings at 7:30 when Joan  Frembd, an experienced and  great teacher, conducts a good  workshop program for people  of all ages. You do it all at your  own speed and it is fun and  beneficial. See you there!  LOCAL AUTHORS  Two of our local writers have  new books which have just arrived in local bookstores. Fraser  Taylor of Secret Cove's book is  called Standing Along, which is  about a Blackfoot Indian from  Alberta, and Judy Gill's latest  romance novel is set in the  southern BC interior and is titled Stargazer.  Don't Take Chances on Safety  Come In For Your FREE  AH 4 wheels, BRAKE  m0SfagrhSt trucks    INSPECTION  We will:  ��� Inspect pads and linings ��� Check steel brake lines  ��� Inspect disc brake rotors ��� Check hold-downs  ��� Inspect brake drums and adjusters  ��� Check emergency brake cables  ��� Check master cylinder and  wheel cylinders  ��� Check flexible brake lines  ��� Road test  ALL OUR  MECHANICS  ARE  GOVERNMENT  CERTIFIED  Private and Commercial  Vehicle Inspections  Courtesy  Cars  Available  SUNCOAST  MOTORS  L  T  D  1117 Sunshine Coast Hwy     OOC OOHO  Gibsons-near Pratt      OOO'Otfc I g  Together We're Better!  Let's Eliminate Racial Discrimination in Canada  March 21  is the  International  Day for the  Elimination of  Racial  Discrimination  As  i*i  Multlculiuralltm inrj    Multlculturnllimi tt  Cltfnndilp Canada      Ciloytnnttra Canada  Is we enter  a new decade,  our challenge  and our opportunity is to build  a more just and  fair country for  all. Only by  working together  can we have a  stronger and  better Canada.  By taking part  in this special  day you will be  helping to make  this dream become a reality.  CanadS Coast News, March 5,1990  Egmont  News  Sold signs appear  Pender Harbour Secondary also had a Science Fair recently. Yes,  folks, teacher is former Coast News Pender columnist Jane Mc-  Ouat. ��� AniK Cook photo  Pender Patter  Chamber  in charge  by Myrtle Winchester, 883-9099  I  The Pender Harbour and Egmont Chamber of Commerce  has taken over the Pender Harbour Info Centre beside the  community hall, and Arlene  Birchmore, aka Mrs. Headwater, is in charge of it.  Arlene would appreciate  hearing from anyone interested  in helping her operate the info  centre or anyone with office  furniture to donate for the office.  The opening date is planned  for the May 24 weekend, and  you can call Arlene Birchmore  at 883-2406.  PARENTS WANTED  A number of pictures of kids  with Santa were taken at the annual kids Christmas party last  December, and they're now on  display at the Paper Mill.  If your little one had a chat  with Santa at the party, you  might find a photo to commemorate the event.  LEGION NEWS  The legion has recently acquired a new entertainment  system, including two televisions, a VCR, and a sound  system with a wireless  microphone.  Upcoming live entertainment  includes Norm Jones on March  16 and 17, then Carrie Fowler  leading a four-piece band on  April 7.  Rumours include a pool tournament and regular movie  nights.  WILDLIFE ANNIVERSARY  Tickets are now on sale for  the Pender Harbour and  District Wildlife Society's 10th  anniversary dinner at Lions  Park on March 24, 6 pm.  Tickets, $12.50 each, are on  sale at the Pender Harbour  Paper Mill.  HOSPITAL AUXILIARY  Following are the results of  the election held at the Pender  Harbour Branch of St. Mary's  Hospital Auxiliary annual  general meeting:  President, Vivi Alexander;  Vice-President, Lou Farrell;  Secretary, Laverne Richardson;  Treasurer, Sheila Adkin;  Publicity Officer, Alice Haddock. Life member Jackie Donnelly presided over the candle-  lighting ceremony.  The auxiliary plans a luncheon and fashion show for  May 17 at noon in the community hall.  ODDS AND ENDS  ���Here it is, only 1990, and  the department of highways has  already recognized Pender Harbour with a brand-new sign announcing its existence. Perhaps  its all 'policital' (whatever that  means), but one driving the  Sunshine Coast Highway north  enters Pender Harbour (according to the sign) and almost immediately passes Cordon  Wilson's mailbox.  ���Tourist time, the season  that brings adventurous types  from all over who like to investigate private property, is  almost here. Signs can be effective, but we all know that the  traditional 'No Trespassing'  seldom discourages explorers  from ending up in your  backyard.  You might try one of these,  prefixed by 'Danger': 'Active  Logging'; 'Blasting Ahead'; or  'Quarantine Area'.  ���A rather comprehensive  sailing guide to the Sunshine  Coast has an tr" *,v"rt ��n  'Errington Cove' in Pender  Harbour. I assumed this to be a  typographical error (no pun intended), but had second  thought when I continued  reading and found that the area  was originally known as 'Battle  Bay'. No comment.  ���Rumour from Pender  Dan: There's going to be a  handball court in Garden Bay!  by Dfcde Percy, Igffg  There's a new animal popping up all over town lately. It's  called a 'sold sign'. Have you  noticed all the places that have  sold? That means two things:  saying goodbye to old friends  and neighbours and saying hello  to new ones.  I sure don't envy all those  people that have to do the packing and unpacking that goes  with moving!  Spring flowers are beginning  to appear. Not only in the stores  and nurseries. There have been  sightings in Egmont of little  crocus buds and it won't be long  before there's a bunch of  pussywillows in a jar on someone's table.  There are ideas being tossed  around by some of the more  musically talented locals who  would like to try to start a drop-  in jam session coffee house in  Egmont. They hope to have  something organized for the end  of March or early April.  Keep a lookout on the  bulletin board or this column  for details. In the meantime,  dust off thai old tuba and get  practicing.  The Egmont Lions had their  dinner last Saturday night and,  as usual, it was a roaring success. A good crowd showed up  for an evening of fine dining  and dancing. The people 1 talked to left at 12:30 and the band  was still playing.  Happy March Birthday to  Chloe Angus, Charlie Angus,  Gavin Muller, Darin Walker,  Diane Bryant, Doug Williams,  Mel Hutton, Lorenz Kindopp,  Dick Birch, Heather Fearn,  John  Seabrook,  Julie Craig,  Jaye Josephson and John  McGuire.  Happy Anniversary to Walt  and Sherrie Higgins.  Volunteers haven't exacUy  been popping out of the woodwork to take over this column  so the search is still on. If you  don't want to do it, maybe  someone you know would be  interested. Or maybe their  mothers? Anyone, it's just for  five months. And it's easy to  do.  Drop oft your  COAST Nlwa  CORRESPONDENCE  MANUSCRIPTS  RESUMES  BUSINESS PLANS  NEWSLETTERS  REPORTS  CONTRACTS  PAPERWORK  GOT YOU  DOWN?  ACCOUNTING  INVOICING  PAYROLL  ANSWERING  SERVICE  PHOTOCOPYING  FAX SERVICE  INCOME TAX  Psrtonil A  Sell-Employed  Returns Irom  $20.00  <St|c liaper fHill  883-9911  To all m��mb��rs off Powoll Rlvor-Sunshln* Coast NDP:  NOMINATE  BRENDA DE QRAAQ, NEW DEMOCRAT:  She'll deliver Ilk*  no one mlam can.  CENTRE HARDWARE  , < / /Wv,    YOUR LOTTO  GLOMES  Madeira  Park  Shopping  Centre  883-9914  Quttty  Dynamic  Sharp  Energetic  Effective  Electable  BRENDA OI ORAAO  WORKING FOR-  ��� I clean gnvlronmint  ��� I fairer distribution ot our province's WMlth  ��� tho best education system possible lor our  children  . I more efficient health care ayatam  . effective manajement ol our resources  . a peaceful lebour/menagement cNmeto with ]uit and  workable labour laws.  ��� equality lor women  . resolution el Native land claims  ��� upgrading ot terries end highways  ��� addressing the concerns ol small bualnese  ��� endorsed by the IC NDP Women's Rights Committee  ��� endorsed by Powell River end District Labour Council  ��� age 49  ��� married to Roy for 30 years  ��� lour grown children  ��� lived In Powell River for 15 years  ��� assistant to Ray Skelly. MP for 10 years  ��� member of board of directors lor Powoll River  Action Centre & Food Bank  ��� member Local Advisory Council to Canada  Employment & Immigration  ��� member Powell River Peace Coalition  ��� member of NDP Provincial Health Policy Review  Committee  ��� former member of NDP Provincial Executive  ��� campaign manager for elections In Manitoba, Alberta,  Yukon. Saskatchewan & British Columbia  . long time party activist. Held mosl executive  positions at club, constituency & federal riding levels  ��� member Powell River Friends of Schizophrenics  ��� member PASS Parliamentary Association of Support  Staff  ON MARCH 24 VOTE BRENDA DE QRAAQ  TO VOTE: attend convention or mail in your ballot as soon as you receive it  INFO: Jack Metcalf, 3762 Quadra Ave., Powell River, B.C. V8A 5E6  Phone: (604) 485-6152 or (604) 886-3242  Enjoy o Day of Business, Leisure  and Shopping In  VENICE NORTH  (Pender  AUTOMOTIVE  c-  YOUR NAME  Here!  Tar. a  CMtuitf  in Pender Harbour Centre  Mon, - Tri.  883-9099  Tom Toolery Ltd.  Sales, Services & Rentals  883-9114  CIHTU HABDWAHI  hardware  housewares  tackle  paint  885-9914N  F00DLINER  "Check our Flyer"  route's RESORT  BOAT RENTALS  SS  AIR  883-2456  cKenmar UJr  Jrapenes  & NEEDLECRAFT SUPPLIES  883-2274  SUNSOFr ELECTRONICS  t VIDEO RENTALS  883-2988  Like  YOUR NAME  Hew/  Th. Btanehla.  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JONES  Lawyer  883-9525  Oak Tree Market  Open 7 days a week  10 am ��� 8 pm  MoAn <%enut'i  Marina y  tOTAl SHOPPING  7 Daya ��� Week  All Chevron Products  883-2253  PROFESSIONAL  SERVICES  BONNIE MURRAY  Accountant  883-2857  883-9046  ���TYPING  ���WORD PROCESSING  ���ACCOUNTING  ���FAX SERVICE  .PHOTOCOPYING  ���ANSWERING SERVICE  onstruction  Indian Isle  Construction  Backhoe & Dumptruck  Service  883-2747 or 883-2730  Peninsula Power tv  Cable Ltd.  Hint. 1 low Vollaaa Power lion  Outdoor Sub-Sralkrot  883-2218  Ray Hansen Tracking  1 Contracting  Gravel, Clearing  Septic Systems  883-9222  MISCELLANEOUS  MOBILE HOMES  Nam and Used - instant Housing  883-9338 or 580-4321 (call collect)  Miss Sunny's Hair Boutique  883-2715  MARINI      SIRVICES  HARBOUR BOAT TOPS  883-2929  Tops, Tarps & Covers  Upholstery & Repairs  Located at Headwater Marina  PROPERTY  MANAGEMENT  Protessional  Landlord  ^^^|    Services  Dm Howell 883-2969  "KCeutcUtc  NUIjjSEHY  COMPLETE GARDEN CENTRE  OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK  9:30 am ��� 6:00 pm 883-9183  Madeira Marina  883-2266  ,    -^ OOJ-9U40 1^*-*. fij  Seahorse   WjERWNffl  Gales a Service ltd.  883-1119  >. Walorrront Restaurant, Moorage, Air  ' Chartera, Fmhlng Charters. Bike Rental*  eea-MT4 tub  ees-Wlfl latuurant  Pr ndf r Hartair  Restaurant  Canadian & Chinese Cuisine  883-2413  HEADWATER MARINA ltd.  Ways, Hi-Pressure Washing,  a Year-Round Moorage  883-2406 il  Coast News, March 5,1990  13.  The Sunshine  Second Section  House movers get no  support in Sechelt  by Caryl Worden  Arrival of barged houses in West Sechell has sparked a recent controversy.  ���Caryl Warden photo  Resident calls for  environment education  by Rose Nicholson  Gibsons resident and Vancouver high school teacher Tom  Turner would like to see environmental education as an in  tegral part of the whole school  system.  In a presentation to trustees  at the February 27 school board  meeting he said, "Most people  see environmental education as  NOTICE OF  PUBLIC  HEARING  Zoning Amendment Bylaws  No. 555-38,1990 and  Official Community Plan Amendment  Bylaw No. 600-5,1990  Pursuant to Sections 956 and 957 of the Municipal Act, a  PUBLIC HEARING will be held at the Municipal Hall at 474  South Fletcher Road at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, March 19th,  1990 to consider Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 555-38,  1990 and Official Community Plan Amendment Bylaw No.  600-5,1990 which are proposed to amend the Town of Gibsons Zoning Bylaw No. 555,1986, and the Town of Gibsons  Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 600,1988.  The intent of the amending bylaws are as follows:  1. Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 555-38,1990  To rezone that certain parcel or parcels of land in the  Town of Gibsons more particularly known and legally  described as Lot 3, except part in Plan 13789, Plan  14517, Plan 22603, Blocks "N" and "O", D.L. 688, Plan  11545-from the existing Single-Family and Two-Family  Residential Zone 3 (R.3) to the proposed Multi-Family  Residential Zone 2 (RM.2) as shown on the featured  map.  2. Official Community Plan Amendment  Bylaw No. 600-5,1990  That Map 1(b) of Schedule "A" of the Town of Gibsons  Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 600,1988 be amended to Include Lot 3, except part in Plan 13789, Plan  14517, Plan 22603, Blocks "N" and "O", D.L. 688, Plan  11545 as shown on the featured map In the proposed  Urban-Residential land use.  A copy of the amending bylaws will be available for inspection at the Gibsons Municipal Office, 474 South Fletcher  Road, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.  Rob Buchan  MUNICIPAL PLANNER * APPROVING OFFICER  Rr.'jil2j��*V\P>  ' tm C2A*.2.  only outdoor education, but a  holistic approach where all subjects feed into the environmental issue is needed.  "The Sunshine Coast has  everything that Slrathcona Park  has, and that is looked on as the  centre for outdoor education.  The program that I envision for  this district would begin in  Kindergarten and continue right  through to graduation, with all  subjects being taught with an  environmental approach.' '  Supreme Housemovers got  no support for its foreshore  lease application to the provincial government from Sechelt  Council's Development and  Community Services Committee at Wednesday's meeting.  The company has applied for  a lease to occupy the shore area  at ihe end of Mason Road in  West Sechelt in order to offload barged houses being moved to the Welcome Woods area  of Halfmoon Bay.  In the Request for Decision,  advantages of the foreshore  lease were the easy access to  Highway 101; an acceptable  off-shore gradient for barge  off-loading; and the proximity  of the off-loading site to the  final placement site of tAe  houses.  Disadvantages included in-  compatability of industrial  transportation in a residential  area; restriction of public access  to the beach; and potential  damage to the clam beds.  "There's essentially two  issues here," explained Planner  Rob Sabine. "One where we're  dealing with the foreshore application and the second issue is  the public complaint of using  the road right-of-way lo  transport these homes."  Staff recommendations included that the foreshore lease  not be supported, that a compromise be made between the  company and residents regarding off-loading hours and  should a compromise not be  possible that council look at bylaw and enforcement options.  "I am opposed to this ap  plication and there are ample  reasons shown, the main one  being thai it is in a residential  area and the off-loading of  barges, which is a commercial  operation, can't be justified in  an R-l zoning," said Alderman  Doug Reid who suggested that  an industrial area such as at the  foot of Field Road be considered by the company.  Mayor Tom Meredith said he  was sympathetic to the area  residents for "the problem they  have with these houses being  transported in the wee hours of  the morning and the noise  associated with it."  The council chambers was  packed with concerned residents  and company representatives,  but the meeting did not allow  for public input.  "We are here today to decide  on a recommendation that will  be sent to council for  approval," explained Committee Chairman Bob Wilson. "At  that time, delegations may be  heard on the issue."  Wilson pointed out that the  committee could only deal wilh  the foreshore application and  that discussion regarding the use  of the beach access road should  be referred to the Committee of  the Whole.  The recommendation will be  voted on at the next Sechelt  Council meeting on Wednesday, March 7.  Volleyball tourney  The 3rd annual Cedars Pub Invitational Volleyball  Tournament will be held on Saturday and Sunday, March  10 and 11.  Co-ed teams consisting of at least two ladies and four  men will be competing at Elphinstone gypi from 9 am until  5 pm both days.  Teams from Powell River, Vancouver and Vancouver  Island will be competing so the local four teams should  have their hands full. Spectators are welcome to come and  see some great volleyball.  Peace meeting  On Monday, March 12 at 7:30 pm the Sunshine Coast  Peace Committee will present local speakers Terry Drumel  and Jay Hamburger at the Roberts Creek Elementary  School.  A video, 'The Caravan to Aid El Salvador', will be  shown telling the story of their jcurney to El Salvador,  delivering medical supplies, equipment, food and clothing  to the poor and repopulated.  'All on the Coast with interest in foreign affairs,  Canada's relations with foreign countries, and specifically  events in El Salvador should come and hear and partake in  the presentation and discussion.  *Wfc  .(*3*  H'jj-&y'..v? -  ���v.V- 'i,;h  ...then'own.  jfc;>-^" V 'i'.t$?te  No one knows marine navigation better than  commercial fishermen. You're not about to take  unnecessary risks if it means you might not  make it home.  Because most accidents at sea are caused  by human error, the Canadian Coast Guard urges  all mariners to use common sense.  Carry adequate lifesaving equipment,  never overload the boat and be cautious at all times.  Let's make sure we all get home tonight.  Someone is waiting  tor you at home  Canada  4 14.  Coast News, March 5,1990  -  LEISURE  Porcelain and pottery by Katie Janyk are among the varied  displays to be seen at Hunter Gallery in Gibsons Landing.  -Kent Sheridan photo  CBC FM radio here  Vancouver Island and Sunshine Coast residents can now  hear CBC Stereo loud and clear.  Listeners can tune to either 92.1  FM or 105.7 FM.  Reception depends on  whether listeners have better  line of sight with the 92.1 FM  transmitter (on Saltspring  Island) or the 105.7 FM  transmitter (on Mount  Seymour).  The Saltspring Island  transmitter began operating last  October and for most listeners  would be the better choice.  On Channel 11  Coast Cable Vision  Tuesday, March 6  7:00 pm  Coast Profiles  Stan Dixon's quest this  month is Sechelt Indian  Government Administrator.  Harold Fletcher.  7:40 pm  Joan Thompson Warn  A Retrospective  Through the co-operation of  Joan's family and Show Piece  Gallery, Coast Cable II was  This Community  Television Schedule  Courtesy of ��� -  SOUTH COAST FORD  885-3281    able to produce this look at  some of Joan's work.  8:00 pm  Preston Manning  Bill   Forst   interviews   the  leader of the Reform Party of  Canada.  8:30 pm  Post Abortion Recovery  Dianne Evans talks to Pat  Hansard, the founder of Abortion Recovery Canada.  Thursday, March 8  7:00 pm  Federal-Provincial Talk-Back  Phone in to Ray Skelly, MP  Harold Long MLA who will  respond to your concerns. Host  Brian Butcher.  8:00 pm  T.B.A.  TERMINAL  Forest Products Ltd.  LOG  BUYING  STATION  Competitive Prices  Camp Run  ��� CEDAR ��� FIR ��� HEMLOCK ���  886-7033  YOU DID IT  P/GHT  Beginners Course  Starting Mar. 17  Kirkland Centre, Sechelt  483-3347 collecl or 885-5299  Also Available  Driver Improvement Program  for Licensed Drivers."  Senior's Drivers Course  Parents of a YD graduate write:  As our son reached the top of a blind hill there  was a car stopped about 3 car lengths ahead.  Thanks to your "Brake and Avoidance" teaching,  our teenage son avoided an accident that could  have resulted in serious injury to a mother and  young child. When he needed to know what to do  in a split second, he had the knowledge because  of you. Keep up the good work, and God bless  you.  Sincerely,  Rev. and Mrs. Luke Pare  Young Driver*  Ij J of Canada  ���" 483-3347 Collact  Can today for course Information  885-5432  King of Safecrackers  Desperate Years  r DEPENDABLE ���  AUIO SERVICE  by Peter Trower  Herb Wilson is returned to  the Segregation Unit. During  the next two months he works  out a different strategy with his  lawyer. It is obvious that  Wilson must reveal everything  about the hospital irregularities  - no matter what the consequences.  The second trial gets underway on September 12,1938. It is  a much more sensational affair  that will last for over a week  and draw extensive coverage in  the Kingston newspapers.  This time Wilson holds  nothing back. He describes the  Prison Hospital situation in  graphic detail naming Frank  Smith and Guard Noble as coconspirators, both in smuggling  illegal materials into the prison  and in the subsequent frame-up  against him.  "Why do you allege they  tried to frame you?" asks  Crown Attorney T.J. Rigney.  "Because I knew that Smith  had given Guard Noble hospital  supplies and could do with Noble as he pleased," Wilson  testifies.  "So Noble, the guard was the  tool of Frank Smith, the convict?"  "Yes, sir."  Wilson even admits to writing  the letters to the Warden, out of  fear that he would be implicated  in the drug smuggling.  In due course, both Frank  Smith and Guard Noble are  called to the stand and deny  everything. Under cross examination by Wilson's lawyer,  Smith admits having been involved in a Penitentiary riot in  1935. As a result of this he had  been confined in isolation for  2'/i months, received 10 strokes  of the paddle and lost his  Jubilee privileges.  Eventually Warden Allan  himself is called upon to testify.  He admits to receiving the letters from Wilson but stresses  that no irregularities had been  discovered in the Hospital.  At last the jury files out  again. They return within two  hours. Herb Wilson is pronounced 'Not Guilty' on the  morals count.  Wilson has cleared himself of  the homosexual charge, but at a  considerable price. His testimony has incurred the enmity  of many of the inmates- he has  also earned the displeasure of  Warden Allan.  The lurid trial has not only  resulted in no convictions - it  has also put the Prison Administration in a very unfavourable light.  Allan determines to get  Wilson out of his hair. He gets  in touch with the Superintendent of Penitentiaries. On  November 28, 1938, Herb  Wilson is transferred to Prince  Albert Prison in Saskatchewan  'for his own protection'.  Wilson accepts the transfer  with considerable relief. The  situation at Kingston has grown  unendurable. His life is in  danger there.  Prince Albert Penitentiary is  only slightly less grim than  Kingston but it is a welcome  change nonetheless. The  Warden is a shade less inflexible  than Warden Allan and the  discipline is not quite as extreme. Wilson determines to  keep a very low profile and  work out the rest of his time as  painlessly as possible.  Herb Wilson will spend four  years, six months and 22 days at  Prince Albert. It is a far less  traumatic period than the risky  stint at Kingston. Towards the  end of his term however, an  unpleasant possibility arises.  Wilson is informed that he may  be sent back to California as a  parole violator, to serve out the  rest of his sentence at San Quentin.  This prospect is almost too  much for him to contemplate. It  hangs over the final year of his  stay at Prince Albert like a  menacing cloud. At length, to  his extreme relief, the California  authorities decide to waive their  extradition right.  On April 5, 1941, Herb  Wilson is released from jail for  the final time, with exactly  $71.29 in his pocket. He has  spent almost 22 years behind  bars.  h, To be continued...  At The Arts Centre  Let's go Latin  LATIN AMERICAN NIGHT  Come along for a Latin  American Night at the Arts  Centre this Saturday, March 10  at 6 pm. This is one of our  wonderful pot luck dinners so  bring a Latin American dish  and some cutlery, a cup and  plate.  Caryl Worden and Evo Mar-  con will show slides and tell us  about their travels in Bolivia,  Peru, the Galapagos Islands  and other South American  countries. Dinner is at 6 pm and  the slide show begins at 8 pm.  Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for  seniors and students.  Tickets are available at the  Coast Bookstore in Gibsons,  Books & Stuff and Talewind  Books in Sechelt, Seaview  Market in Roberts Creek and at  the Arts Centre.  ART RENTAL  Our art rental day this month  is Tuesday, March 6. Come and  see our selection of art work  that is available for rent. Art  rental hours are from 2 to 4 and  6 to 8 pm.  JOAN WARN  The Arts Centre's Joan Warn  Retrospective ends this coming  Saturday, March 10. When this  show is dismantled and the  work returned to Ihe lenders the  last opportunity to see a collec  tion of her work  on  display may have passed.  At least one of the paintings  will soon follow it's creator  from this world. The 'Mourning  Dove' is one of those frustrating  serendipitous successes with  which all artists are familiar.  Completed in a very few  strokes of the brush and probably undertaken with no great  expectations, much of its beauty  is ironically due to qualities of  the very cheap pulp paper on  which it is executed and  guarantees its rapid disintegration.  The picture shows little of the  tension and excitement so  strongly evident in most of Joan  Warn's work. Perhaps relaxed  by the informality of the poor  quality paper and certainly aided by its absorbency, Joan relinquished much of her control to  achieve a fluid, loosely rendered  image where the dove presides  phoenix-like, alert and unconcerned, in the midst of its own  dissolution.  The doors remain open on  this show from 11 to 4 Wednesday to Saturday, I to 4 Sundays. At 2:30 on Sunday,  March 14 the Arts Centre hosts  a public critique of work submitted from the Associaton of  BC Arts Councils 'Images and  Objects VIII* Juried Regional  Show.  SID you mow...  WE SELL PARIS  The South Coast's Only  ���CaU Alisons shop  (Special consideration to BCAA members)  fyOWiMNl   AUTOMOTIVE  WINTER CLEARANCE  Mar. 6th-16th  Mty THRIFTY'S  V*> �� HELP THE  GIBSONS  8S6-2488 or Boa 598  ibovi Kan's lucky Dollar, Gibsons  BGB  The  SYLVIA  Hotel  Make the Sylvia part  of your Vancouver adventure...  Single from $42 Double from $50  Featuring "Sylvia's Restaurant & Bistro"  n        Bring in this ad and receive a  3M��   FREE CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST  tv during your sl.iy with us!  ...Overlooking Vancouver's English Bay  On tho Beach at 1154 Gilford 681.9321  5TP5?  The Sunthtao  Miff IlWf  Notice Board  urns*  Adult Childran ol Alcoholics meeting Monday nights. 7:30 pm at St. Mary's Church  M.E. (Myalgic Encaphalomyelltls) Support Group for sufferers and caregivers will  meet on Mon. Mar. 12 al 7:30 pm at Rockwood Centre. For more Info call 885-7502.  M.S. Silt Help Group next meeting Kirkland Centre Mon., Feb. 26 at 3pm. For information call John 885-3367.  Next meeting for Calibration Days Mon., Mar. 5 at 7:30 pm at Siemens Realty Olfice,  Mid-Coast Dental Bldg.. Teredo. Sechelt. All Interested please attend.  Gibsons Builniss 4 Prolasslonal Woman's Club meeting Mar. 5, 6pm at Bonniebrook Lodge. Speaker Terri Wright on antiques. For Into 886-3438.  Sechelt Branch St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary meeting Thurs. Mar. 8 at I 30 pm at  St. Hilda's Hall.  International Women's Day Potluck Dinner. March 8. 6 pm at Rockwood Centre $5.  For more information contact Continuing Education 885-2991.  Post Natal Class Tues.. Mar. 6, 7-9pm Sechelt Health Unit. Everyone welcome. To  register call Wendy Berlin at 865-7132.  Sunshlni Coast Athletics registration and organizational meeting lor the 1990 track  and Held season will be Thurs. Mar. 8 at 7:30pm in Chatelech School library.  Athletes age 9 and up and their parents are invited to attend.  Sunshlni Coast Piaci Committee meeting on Mon., Mar. 12 al 7:30 pm al Roberts  Creek School library. Video on peace trip to El Salvador. Everyone welcome.  ShorncllHi Auxiliary St. Patrick's Day Bake Sale Mar. 17 at 10 am at Trail Bay Mall.  Catholic Womin's Leagui monthly meeting Tues, Mar. 13 at 7:30 pm at Ihe Holy  Family Hall, Sechell.  Wist Sichift Riildints meeting in community use room, West Sechelt Elementary  lor those interested In joining the Ratepayers Assoc. Tues. Mar. 6 from 7 to 9 pm.  For Info 885-4741.  Sunshlni Coast Spinous and Wiavirs Guild meeting Mon.. Mar 12 al 7:30 pm al  718 Franklin Rd.. Gibsons. For info 866-7102 or 885-3866 Gardening notes  Coast News, March 5,1990  15.  by    Welcome newcomers to the  Sunshine Coast, may gardening  bring you much pleasure.  The early sunny days awaken  our thoughts to our plans for  this year's garden. Some  gardeners may think it  somewhat early to begin a  vegetable garden but now is the  time to prepare the soil.  The perfect soil for vegetables  is loose, fertile and well-  drained. Dig to a depth of 30  centimetres and work in some  agricultural lime or dolomite  lime (follow instructions on  bag).  Many leafy vegetables produce best if planted in early spring with 6-8-6 such as broccoli,  cabbage, chard, cauliflower, lettuce and spinach, as well as root  crops - beetroot, carrots,  onions, parsnips, radish and  turnips.  Potatoes do not like lime  prefering the acid soil with  4-10-10 at base.  Rhubarb, asparagus and artichokes benefit from planting  in the cooler weather.  Remember not to undertake too  much gardening all at once or  backs may suffer.  The Sechelt Garden Club  meeting will be held in St.  Hilda's Hall at 7:30 pm on  March 7. Mr. & Mrs. F. Campbell will show slides of 'Garden  Tours of Victoria' and others of  interest. Everyone welcome.  Children's Fun Fair  planned at Rockwood  Pylons are being replaced currently at the wharf In Halfmoon  Bay. ���Rath Forrester photo  Rhythms  of Life  No pain learning  by Penny Fuller  Perhaps it's true that we have  to get a good look at Hell before  we can truly appreciate Heaven.  It seems to be a common theme  of philosophers. Any number of  them will tell you that the only  way you grow is through strife.  I guess the point is, it's important to hit your own depths  and take a good look around so  you can appreciate how truly  blessed your life is the majority  of the time. A sight-seeing tour  of Hell is all that's required, you  don't have to take up permanent residence, unless of course,  you really like it there.  So this column is only tor  people who have learned from  pain and suffering in their lives.  The rest of you tune in next  week.  It is NOT necessary to suffer  in order to grow and improve  yourself. At least not always.  All it takes is a real belief in that  statement and a commitment to  exploring and living up to your  highest potential, even when circumstances don't force you.  Jupiter is in everyone's natal  chart. I guarantee it was in the  sky somewhere when you were  born and depending on where  that was, there is some area in  your life where you tend to  learn and grow through positive  exploration and an opening up  of yourself.  There are also times when as  it moves through the heavens,  Jupiter indicates just what kind  of experience will be readily  available to you.  Those of you born when the  Sun was in the sign of Cancer  (June 21 to July 22) will find  things going well for you between now and mid-August. It  would be easy to just relax and  enjoy life - a pleasant but self-  indulgent ambition.  On the other hand, if you  choose to use this time to voluntarily undergo a self-improvement regime, maybe the  universe won't have to knock  you on your keester to get you  moving.  Go to workshops. Explore  your more spiritual side. Think  about the criticism that has been  occasionally levelled at you over  the years, don't dismiss it.  You aren't likely to be  devastated by your own imperfections at this time, so it's  an ideal time to root around and  take a clear look at them. You  may or may not choose to  change some aspects of your  behaviour.  If your decision is to break  certain patterns, you'll be able  to do that more painlessly than  at most other times in your life.  Isn't that a better idea than  another visit to the nether  world?  It's never too late to change  your perceptions and your  behaviour. Those born between  June 1914 and August 1938 are  also being afforded the opportunity to make deep internal  changes, in a less stressful way,  perhaps, than has previously  been the case.  Regardless of your birthdate,  any moment of any day, you  have the power to change the  way you learn life's lessons.  You can meet day-to-day  challenges with courage and  dignity, embracing the chance  to test your resourcefulness and  thanking the powers that be for  the opportunity to learn more  about your wonderful ability to  handle difficulties.  You can make a serious effort to learn more about your  weaknesses by attending various  support groups and workshops.  It's all there for you. You just  have to make the decision to use  it. And having chosen to learn  life's lessons without suffering,  you can thumb your nose at  pompous philosophers.  You need not be at a loss  about what to do with your  children on Saturday, March  24, because the Rockwood Centre is staging a day-long  Children's Fun Fair.  March break does not have to  be a boring interlude thanks to  Rockwood's planned activities.  Intended for children from  three to 12 years of age, the Fun  Fair will provide a multitude of  activities and entertainment.  The event begins at II am  and concludes at 3 pm. In those  four hours your kids will have a  great time. Everyone will be  able to have their faces painted;  listen to wonderful story-tellers;  create a work of art in the Imagination Corner; participate in  a 'guess the number of pennies  in the jar contest'; learn all  about plants; listen to live music  provided by Pops and Jean and  Jean Pierre; bash a Mexican  pinata; clothe themselves in the  dress-up corner; and then enjoy  the crazy antics of the Sunshine  Coast's own 'California Raisins'.  All this can be yours for only  one dollar per child, adults are  admitted free.  A day of fun and games  wouldn't be complete without  refreshments. Hot dogs, popcorn, fruit juices and more will  be on sale in Rockwood's dining  room. The organizers request  that all children be accompanied by an adult.  Baby changing rooms will be  available for parents of young  tots. Volunteer help of any kind  would be greatly appreciated.  Interested individuals should  call the Rockwood Centre at  885-2522. Tickets will be sold at  the door so pencil in the  Rockwood Children's Fun Fair  on your calendar for March 24  as an event not to be missed.  Also at Rockwood for the  month of March, is a celebration of the Fabric Arts with a  display of weaving, quilting and  unique wall hangings from  some of the most talented textile  artists on the Coast.  On March 8 there will be a  spinning demonstration in the  North Wing. The public is invited.  Rockwood Cenlre exhibits  are open Monday, Tuesday and  Wednesday from 10 to 4 pm.  Please call ahead for any special  viewing hours, group tours, etc.  and we will try to accommodate  you as much as possible.  25% OFF PRINTS!  ��� Bateman ��� Parker  25% OFF FRAMING!  ��� Conservation Matting ��� Posters  ��� Needlework ��� Original Art Work  ��� Dry Mount ��� Prints  We Can Do h Ail!  Shadow Baux Galleries  Cowrie St., Sechelt  885-7606  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  A  ��� ���AAA  LOGS WANTED  All Species  TOP PRICES PAID  270-0693  886-8377  m.       A  PDELTA WEST FOREST SALES LTD.  YOUR   "COMPLETE"  TRANSMISSION CENTRE  ���AUTOMOTIVE* MARINE -FRONT AND REAR WHEEL  ���AUTOMATIC * STANDARD DRIVE   .CLUTCHES  <?  ^C^*^-  Come see the Specialists at  < EAGLE TRANSMISSIONS  The Coast's first Transmission only shop.  Phone Kerry at  886-2111  673  Payne Rd.  \ Automatic Service Special      sun oni, "54.95  TRANSMISSION SPECIALISTS FOR 18 YEARS  Your guide to  the finest in  area dining  9MIHG GUIDE  A listing of  restaurants  and pubs  Twwl  fteCwwl  The Creekhouse Restaurant in Roberts Creek is  meticulously finished and welcoming. From the moment I  stepped inside 1 felt at home, which is hard to explain since I  don't keep glass decanters of sherry by the open fireplace or  have high wooden beams exposed and inviting.  The Creekhouse hospitality is not a hollow cliche. I had to  smile as our hostess repeatedly came by our table to freshen  our drinks and coffee and to enquire about my assieiie de  poissons, a seafood platter of lobster, scallops, oysters,  mussels, prawns and fresh fish with a sauternes bettrre Nunc  and sun-dried tomatoes. She asked "Now, what can I do to  help you with your meal?" I really wanted her to finish what  was on my plate. It was very good, but there was a great deal  of it.  My partner was nodding in unison. It was our belated anniversary dinner and he was trying to make up for forgetting.  He had chosen the noisettes de chevreuil en poivade, a  tenderloin of venison in a tangy wine and pepper marinade.  The crackling fireplace was romantic and conducive to  quiet, solicitous conversation. With the mussels in cream  sauce as an appetizer, salads and hot bread with butter, we  had to pass on the Creekhouse homemade desserts.  The Creekhouse is open Wednesday to Sunday from 6 to  10, reservations recommended. We will certainly return - do  they take reservations a year in advance?  Andy's Restaurant- Every Wednes-  (Jay night is Prime Rib Nighl. House  specialties include veal dishes, steaks,  seafood, pasta, pizza, Thai food, and lots  of NEW dishes. Don't miss Andy's great  Brunch Buffet every Sunday from  llam-2:30. Hwy 101. Gibsons, 886.3388.  Creek House - Intimate dining and  European cuisine in a sophisticated yel  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 scats.  Mariners' Restaurant - On the  waterfront with one of the mosl spectacular views in Gibsons, the Mariners'  specializes in fresh and live seafood, and  also offers a full range of lunch and dinner entrees. Both menus change daily,  wilh delicious daily specials. Marine  Drive, Gibsons Landing, 886-2334. Monday lo Saturday: Lunch 11-3, Monday lo  Saturday: Dinner S-IO and Sunday 3-9,  Sunday Brunch 11-3. 100 seals. V. M.C.  The Omega Pizza, Steak And  Uabster House - With a perfect view  of Gibsons manna, and a good time atmosphere, the Omega is a people-  watcher's paradise. Cast members of The  Beachcombers can usually be found din-  FAMIIt DINING  ing 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 al IS38 Gower Poim Rd.  886.2268. Open Sun-Thurs, 11:30 am -10  pm, Fri and Sal 11:30 am - 10:30 pm.  Seals 143.  The Wharf ��� Open for breakfast,  lunch and dinner seven days a week.  Breathtaking occun slew and sunsets  from every table. Continental cuisine and  seafood al ils best, Sunday Brunch from  II am ��� 2 pm. Fulls licensed and air-  condilioned. Dinner rescrvalions recommended. Hwy. 101, Davis Bay. 885-7283.  Pronto \ Restaurants Two locations  lo serve you. Both serve an extensive  variety of pizza, steak, pasta, lasagne,  ribs, souvlaki in a delightful family atmosphere. Children's menu available. All  dinner entrees include garlic bread and a  choice of soup or salad. Average family  meal for four about SI5-S20. Localed al  Wharf Rd., Sechell, 885-1919: and on  Highway 101, across from Gibsons  Medical Clinic, Gibsons, 88MI38.  The Parthenon Greek Taverna  Located on Ihe esplanade in downtown  Sechell. We specialize in Greek Cuisine,  fresh seafood, steaks, pasta, and pizza.  Open 6 days a week - Tues. through  Thurs., from 11 am - 10 pm and Fri. &  Sal.. 11 am - 11 pm. We are open for  lunch - iry our daily luncheon specials.  Lunch is served from II am - 3 pm.  Reservations recommended. We also  have takc-out - pizza, ribs, pasta, Greek  food and much morel 885-1995 or  885-2833. Kaiherina - Hostess.  Cedar's Inn - Appetizers all day mi 11  pm. Dans every Tues. Everyone  welcome. Cedar Plaza, Gibsons 886-8171.  Open II am ��� midnighi, Sun-Thurs; II  am ��� I am, Fn-Sai. 100 seals. V��� MC.  Regular menu 11 am to 8:30 pm.  <>\  IHI lOWS  Ruby Lake Resort . picturesque  lakeside setting, post-and-beam dining  room, children's play area and tame  swan ait part of Ruby Lake Resort's  charm. Sunday snwrtjubord features  baron of beef and other hot meat dishes,  a beautiful salad bar and home-made  desserts. Absolutely superb prime rib on  Friday. Breakfast from 6:30 am, lunch  from 11 am and dinner from 4:30 to 8  pm. Dairy specials, licenced, reasonable  prices, menus have something for  everyone, on- and off-premises catering.  Hwy 101 just north of Pender Harbour,  good highway access and parking for  vehicles of all sizes. 883-2269.  Chicken Shack - Deep fried chicken,  pizza, hamburgers, salads. All lo go.  Cowrie St., Sechell -885-7414. Video Rentals. Open II am - 9 pm, Mon-Thur; II  am - 10 pm, Fri-Sai; noon - 9 pm. Sun.  Home delivery within 5 miles of store  after 4 p.m.  Ernie & Gwen's Drive In-Take  out, or delivery. Pizza, dinners, salads,  burgers, chicken, desserts, drinks, ice  cream. Free home delivery within 4 miles,  alter 6 pm only, on $10 minimum orders.  , Small charge for orders under $10. Open  late every nighl. Hwy. 101, Gibsons.  886-7813.  Average meal prices  do not include liquor  PAID ADVERT1STMEMK 16.  Coast News, March 5,1990  SHOW  LlUUUUTJLnJUULFU  Thurs., Fri.i Sat., March 8, 9, 10  If you plan to build, renovate or decorate your home,  you won't want to miss the 2nd Annual Home Show  sponsored by the Trail Bay Mall Merchants Assoc.  Exhibitors  ^ENTER TO WW  Abel Roofing  Aero Services  Archie The Improver  Art Glass by June  Atlas Office Solutions  See what an architect  can do for you    ,  MM KEVIN RYAN  -������ M.A.I.B.C.  COAST ARCHITECTURAL GROUP  Gibsons, B.C. 886-2281  B.C. Hydro  Catt Enterprises  Chimneys Unlimited  Coast Architectural Group  Coast Interiors  C & R Ceramic Tile  Custom Carpet Sales & Installation  Dream Shoppe  Furniture Land \ fy?'  Garrett Construction  Geri's Electrolux  Hans Ounpuu Construction  Janitor's Warehouse  Pacific Homes  - David Pye Construction  Pellet Stoves by Edmond Dignard  Robert Honey Interiors  Sechelt Hardware  Sunshine Coast Building Supplies  Sunshine Coast Insurance Agencies  Tony's Lock & Sharpening  Mall Shows;  HOME  WAS NEVER LIKE  THIS!  Trail Bay Mall Merchants'Association   will   be   hosting  numerous Mall Shows during  ^^^^^^ the coming year, which will  |HI ������ highlight a wide variety of local  ^^^^^5 merchants, clubs and communi-  ��� \m\\\\\ I ty  services - everything  from  Gardens and Outdoor Living to  Safety, Women's Services and  Pioneer Days. To enquire about  taking part in these shows,  please contact Illana Holloway  at 885-3651.  the many draws made available  by the exhibitors  Stop by and see us at  the Home Show!  &W&  SuKCGMt r\qmm  Insurance        Travel  886-2000 886-9255  Sunnycrest Mall  Covering Ihe Sunshine Coasl lor over a generation  tX.  Welcome  the Home Show  Garrett Construction  General Contractor  / look forward to discussing  your building plans & ideas  885-3960  ENTER OUR  . HOME SHOW  t       DRAW  Will 136 Loonies  Representing 2 sq. It. of your new home  tc  DISTRIBUTORS: BOSTITCH AIR TOOLS ��� NAILS  GENERAL PAINT  miff  Insulation  Plumbing  Hardware  Paint & Supplies  - Cedar Specialists  - Lumber  - Dry-wall  - And lots more!  But with the right equipment it could be!!  We'll see you at the Home Show  or at our store location  Sunshine Coast Building Supplies  5630 Wharf St., Sechelt  atlas  SS    OFFICE SOLUTIONS LTD.  M Open  f\ Mon.Set  Bam-Spm  :<>    8854489  ';���'   885-4696  Power Tools  885-5818 Coast News, March 5,1990  17.  Local buying brings benefits  by Fran Burnside  The next time you make an  evening dash to the 'corner  store' for that necessary item  you've just run out of or  forgot to buy, think about  this: what if there were no  local stores. What if you had  to go to Vancouver for  everything you need.  Now admittedly that is an  unlikely scenario. But local  businesses respond to  customer need and utilization.  They grow and increase their  stock and services according to  demand, and conversely they  wither and close when they are  under-used. It's the classic  case of "use 'em or lose 'em".  Local merchants are well  aware of the competition they  face from Vancouver stores  -and they're more than willing  to meet it head-on if given the  chance. Although ferry and  transportation costs are a local  factor, lower coast overheads  balance the equation and  many local shops are adamant  about the fact that they meet  or beat Vancouver prices.  They'd like you to give them a  chance and see what they've  got to offer before you go into  the  'big  smoke'  and buy.  You'll probably be surprised  at both the prices and the  selection.  The advantages to the consumer of shopping locally go  far beyond the obvious savings  of time, gas and ferry fare.  Local businesses support a  wide number of non-business  related community activities.  Think of all the places  where you see or read business  names. Your son's or  daughter's - or your own  -baseball or hockey uniform  has a sponsor's name on the  back, and that sponsor bought  those uniforms. When your  club has its awards night or  fund-raising raffle, all the  trophies and prizes have been  donated by generous local  business people. Whenever a  non-profit group requires extra funding or assistance,  businesses are the first asked  to make a contribution, and  most of them could cover their  walls with the hand-lettered  "Appreciation Certificates"  they've received to recognize  their efforts.  But getting down to the real  brass tacks, it's in the general  economic health of the Sunshine Coast community that  local businesses make their  Smart Money  Power Smart customers get more  than comfort and convenience.  They save money too.  Whether you are buying a new  appliance, building or renovating  a home, or just replacing a light  bulb, there are Power Smart programs to give you the most comfort and savings from your electricity dollar.  To discover how being Power  Smart can help save you money,  visit our display and meet your  local B.C. Hydro representative  at the Home Show.  885-2211  We Offer  biggest contribution. They  create jobs. They pay full-  time, year-round wages which  support local families and  enable them to live here. They  provide summer jobs for  students so they can stay home  and earn money to continue  their studies.  And they pay local taxes  and contribute to local services, thus helping to upgrade  the general quality of life for  all of us. The larger the local  tax base, the better the services  we receive, and the more of  those "extras" like recreational facilities the community  can afford.  Spending your dollars  where you live is like investing  in yourself. The money comes  back to you in numerous different ways. Local spending  creates what is called "the  multiplier effect", wherein  each dollar does the work of  five or six as it circulates  through the community, being  spent again and again for different products and services,  becoming the vital "cash  flow" which keeps businesses  healthy and growing. The  more cash flow a business has,  the more it can increase its  stock and provide wider selection and service, a side effect  of which is often hiring more  staff, which means more people working and having money  to spend, supporting more  local businesses, which  pay  more local taxes and contribute more to the community, etc., so the circle expands  and the community's  economic health keeps getting  better and better.  Competitive prices are just  one of the advantages of dealing with the shop down the  street. When you want service  or repairs, your local business  is close by, right there when  you need it. The local service  man can come to you; you  don't have to take your  washer to him. And he's your  neighbour. He knows his  reputation rests with what you  tell your - and his -friends  about his work. He can't afford in a small community to  have dissatisfied customers, so  he'll give you service above  and beyond what you'd get  from an impersonal 'big city'  company as just another  anonymous customer. He  needs and wants you to come  back to him the next time, and  he'll give you the kind of work  which will make you do so.  Besides, he wants to be able to  look you in the eye and get a  smile back the next time he  meets you on the golf course  or at the Scout rally.  Shop locally and support  local businesses. If you want  them to be there with what  you need when you need it,  use their services regularly so  you'll have the choice.  Come in and see the latest in Wood Pellet Stoves  HOME  COMFORT  MADE EASY  Maximum Heat  Polution Free  No Chimney  No Wood  Low Maintenance  88% Efficiency  Ed Dignard Pellet Stoves  888-2833 Box 1569. Glbsoru  HOME SHOW  SPECIAL  25% OFF  I I ini'iis and DiimI 'ilimn' CJuil  .����� DREAM shophi  MV-lJl-  liuilJinu, V, llrll      KK5-I96S  Trail Bay Mall  Merchants Assoc.  Home Show Draw  ENTER to WIN  A framed limited edition print of  Liz Mitten- Ryan's painting,  "Hummingbird and Thistle"  (original on display)  Draw at 4 pm, March 10, by Mayor Tom Meredith.  @) SALES & INSTALLATION  $%  Commercial & Residential Carpet & Resilient Flooring  Check out the latest  1990 floor coverings  Phone 886*8868  SHOWROOM at  SECHELT FURNITURELAND  Salesperson ��� Tues.-Sat. 12:30-5  THE FLOOR STORE AT YOUR DOOR  m  Jean Benzei  Display  An eye for life  in miniature  eggery,  quilling &  miniatures  Sew Easy window  during the Home Show  ���k Free Delivery  ��� Best Prices in B.C.  * Biggest Selection on Sunshine Coast  Friendly ond Courteous Sei vice  I .< >vv. I .< >vv M< >nthlv I \ivments  r Check with us first,  If we don't have it  please ask  Tluwlt ljou  'KNII'UKI l AM:  QUESTIONNAIRE  Help local business and industry develop to better meet  your needs and requirements  Questionnaires can be mailed to or dropped off at any of the COAST NEWS  offices.  Cowrie St., The Paper Mill, Cruice Lane,  Box 68, Pender Harbour Box 460,  Sechelt, BC VON 3A0   Shopping Centre   Gibsons, BC VON IVO  There will also be a drop-off box at the Home Show  All questions relate to the local Building or Home Improvement Industry:  1. Do you shop locally before going to Vancouver?  2. How do you rate the local service in this industry?  YES     NO  ��� D  3. Do you find a good selection of products here?  4. Can you purchase the items you want on the Sunshine  Coast?  ���  D  D  D  5. If you had a house built or renovated in the last 12 months,  were you satisfied? <-* D  6. If your answer was no to question number 5, what were you dissatisfied with?  7. How do you rate the workmanship of the local trades people?_  ���  8. Do you find prices for goods and services competitive with  Vancouver?  9. If you require information do you find the representative  knowledgeable and accommodating? d  10. Do you shop locally for home furnishings and decorating  items?  11. Do you take advantage of advertised specials? ���  12. Are there specific products or services you would like developed?  D  D  ���  D  13. Do the local trades people honour their guarantees? d ���  14. In general how do you rate the Home Building, Home Improvement Industry  on the Sunshine Coast? 18.  Coast News, March 5,1990  ���IllMMWwttcr* J+& -TMlsTLE  Liz Mitten-Ryan visits Home Show  A native of Vancouver, Liz Mitten's art training began at  Heatherley's School of Fine Art in London, England, followed  by Mechanical Drafting at Can-Car Pacific, and Architectural  Drafting, Perspective, and Design with A.R. Teal and Associates. Liz then went on to study Arts at the University of British  Columbia, also taking technique and colour courses from Peter  Aspell, formerly the senior instructor at the Vancouver School  of Art.  Mitten has studied inlormally in Europe, and most recently  on B.C.'s West Coast, resulting in the colour and subject ot her  latest works.  Liz has shown privately, and through an agent, in the United  Kingdom, Switzerland, and Italy, as well as Vancouver and  Seattle. Her works have also been exhibited publicly at the  University ot British Columbia's Faculty Club, The Vancouver  Home Show, Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, B.C. Wildlife Federation and the Danish Art Gallery.  Liz Mitten-Ryan will be at the Upstairs Downstairs Shoppe 2 to 4 pm  March 8,9 and 10 to autograph her Art Cards in exchange for a donation  to the Cystic Fibrosis campaign.  Several original paintings will be on display at the Upstairs  Downstairs Shoppe and Cactus Flower Fashions.  Coast business on the rise  by Dave Fraser  The home show at Trail Bay  Centre Mall on March 8, 9 and  10 is a real shot in the arm for  local businesses, especially those  involved in the building trades.  The second annual event will  show residents that local  businesses can provide home  improvement items and services  that are as good a quality, and  often cheaper, than in the city.  Bruce Morris of Trail Bay  Developments says 30 booths  filled up the mall during last  year's home show. He says at  least one exhibitor, a prefab  home builder, attributed a very  busy year to his display at last  year's show.  In Gibsons 1989 was a brisk  year for commercial activity.  Building permits for commercial buildings and additions  amounted to $1.4 million. The  first two months of this year  saw almost $254,000 worth of  commercial permits approved  by the Gibsons building inspector.  An example of the burgeoning commercial development in  Gibsons is the new 50-unit  motel and restaurant, which will  soon begin construction at a site  next to the curling rink.  Dennis Hohn, who has owned Sunshine Lodge since 1984,  says his new building will include a swimming pool and hot  tub and should be completed by  the Labour Day weekend. It is  being designed by the Coast Architectural Group.  In 1989 the District of Sechelt  approved over $1 million in new  commercial buildings and  $413,000 worth of commercial  renovations. That was a considerable increase over $587,520  worth of permits approved in  1988.  Commercial expansion in  Sechelt remained strong during  the first two months of 1990,  with over $65,000 worth of  commercial permits approved.  The Trail Bay Centre Mall is  expanding by 5000 feet to accommodate increasing demands  for retail space. This will be ac  complished by pushing out the  north side of the mall by 20 feet,  and shuffling tenants around inside the mall, says Morris.  Pharmasave will undergo the  biggest expansion, with an additional 2500 square feet, while  Radio Shack, Mitten Realty and  Sunshine Coast Insurance  Agencies will also get more  floor space. Two new businesses  will also open in the mall when  renovations are complete.  Spending money on the  Coast has a multiplier effect,  Morris says. "It means  businesses can bring in more  stock and give local buyers  more choices."  He says having two, three or  four businesses offering the  same item can encourage local  residents to spend their money  here. As an analogy, Morris  cites new auto malls on the  Lower Mainland with several  dealerships under one roof.  Because competition is fiercer,  consumers are more likely to go  there because they feel they are  getting a better deal.  "Competition is good. It  forces businesses to provide  superior products and superior  'services at cheaper prices."  THE  IMPROVER  Box 7  Halfmoon Bay, B.C.  885*5029  / am looking forward to meeting you and  discussing your building or renovating  needs at the Trail Bay Mall Home Show.  HANS OUNPUU CONSTRUCTION     Builders of     Twin Oaks Village  838 North Rd., Gibsons  Adult oriented, single level townhomes  ONLY 2 LEFT ��� From '82,900  a^SlM  9  Sunshine Ridge  765 School Rd., Gibsons  Phase 1 & 2 SOLD OUT  Phase 3 STARTING SOON  Reed & North Road  6 New 1 Level Townhomes  Now Under Construction  Ready for Summer '90 occupancy  North Oaks  North Rd. at Kiwanis Way  Watch for our proposed new adult/seniors  community  Salaa Information: Lisa Keller 886-4680  Montreal Trust 278-8181  atWsTi^K  HANS OUNPUU CONSTRUCTION  A Division of Twin Oaks Realty Ltd.  SHOP LOCALLY!  SUPPORT YOUR FRIENDS  & NEIGHBOURS  It is an economic fact that every dollar spent locally does  the work of $5 or $6 as it circulates throughout our  communities. It's called the multiplier effect.  Cash must circulate to keep our communities healthy and  the goods, services and jobs we want close by.  Every dollar,earned on the Sunshine Coast and spent  elsewhere is several dollars lost to the local community.  THINK ABOUT IT.  The )ob you save may be your own  -**������*-"���---*��� -     .��� --.--. cns-tnTf 1 Minor Hockey  ^^���^B     ������#    ���   ^fet PEE WEE DIVISION BANTAM DIVISION  1#1     ^#n    ���   t^S i       On February 2 an interhouse       Sechelt 'Winter Hawk' ent  -��������"���-     ��iw*j)*��   $^g\    massmw I    came between the Finnic* and    r-.:,,...! rl... t, l..,.,.       ~.  Coast News, March 5,1990  19.  John Sanders shows Ihe winning form which netted him and partner Dawn Stevens second place in Mixed Doubles at Howe Sound  Pulp 4 Paper's annual Family Badminton Tourney last Saturday  at Elphle Gym. Other winners were: Women's Doubles - Mary  Braun and Rona Smith; Men's Doubles ��� Al Zimmerman and Ian  Clark; Yolanda McGillivray. - Fru Burnside photo  SC. GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB  Season opening  by Celia Meda  Polish up your brassies lads,  and dig your wee summer kilties  out of moth balls lassies, for the  new golf season is upon us. And  those brave souls who slugged it  out all winter will be happy to  see the end of the dreaded  'black mats'.  For those of you who missed  the annual general meeting, 12  new directors were elected and  they are: Bill McKinnon, president; Sheridan Greig, vice-  president; Connie Grant,  secretary; Guy Lewall,  treasurer; match committee: Al  MacPherson, chairman; Ken  White, vice-chairman; greens  committee: Wolfgang Reiche,  chairman; Fred Moore, vice-  chairman; house committee:  publicity and membership, Art  Manning; Celia Meda, publicity  and membership; host commit  tee:   Harry   Woodman;   past  president, Freeman Reynolds.  The winter tournament is  right down to the wire, with the  team of John Revington and  Bill Foreman head to head with  John Poulson and Boris Meda.  1 understand that there were  some exciting matches throughout this tournament with  favourites loudly cheered on.  Let's see now, 1 wonder which  team 1 should root for?  Ladies captain, Pat Scarr tells  me that ladies day begins March  13 with the spring luncheon  slated for April 10. For the  senior men, Glen Mardon and  his committee have scheduled  their first day for March 22 with  an 8 registration and a 9 tee off.  Our club manager, Ron Atchison anticipates mandatory  tee times beginning March II.  See you on the links.  Gibsons  Swimming Pool  Call 886-9415 for luther Information  SunrJiyi  Family 1:00-3:30  Public 3:30 ��� 5:00  U/W Hockey 7:00-8:00  ThurirJiyi  Early Bird  Aqua-Fit  Ease-Me-ln  Noon Swim  Lessons  Swim Club  Swim Fit  Mondays  6:30-8:30  9:00-10:00  10:00-11:00  11:30-1:00  3:30-7:30  7:30-8:30  8:30-9:30  Parent & Tot  Adpt. Aquatics  Lessons  Public  Co-Ed Fitness  1:00-2:00  2:30-3:30  3:30-6:00  6:00-7:30  7:30-8:30  Fit & Fifty  Seniors Swim  Adpt. Aquatics  Lessons  Public  Co-Ed Fitness  Tueidiyi  9:30-10:30  10:30-11:30  2:30-3:30  3:30-6:00  6:00-7:30  7:30-8:30  Early Bird  Aqua-Fit  Flt& Fifty  Seniors Swim  Noon Swim  Swim Club  Public  Teen  Fridays  6:30-8:30  9:00-10:00  10:00-10:30  10:30-11:30  11:30-1:00  3:30-5:30  5:30-7:00  7:30-9:00  Wednesdays Same is Monday  Saturdays  Public 2:30 ��� 5:00  Public 7:00-8:30  ^^fm^s*tmssst*m^m*m^m^^ss��*m*>sms*  Publication ol Ihis schedule  sponsored by  Super Vdlu  ^am ��S_     ** *f^^m\\\*^**  Cardlo-Vascu|ar  sona||ze.dsPP'"9"iach,n  . T.S.N' &  CO  Per:  loMav"'10'1  Depot)  atf-tf**  PEE WEE DIVISION  On February 2 an interhouse  game between the Flames and  the Canucks ended in a 4-3  score for the Canucks.  An interhouse game on  February 9 between the Flames  and the Hawks ended in a 4-2  score for the Hawks.  On February 16 another interhouse game was held between  the Flames and the Canucks ending in a 5-3 score for the  Flames.  On February 18 an interhouse  games between the Hawks and  the Canucks ended in a score of  6-5 for the Canucks.  BANTAM DIVISION  Sechelt 'Winter Hawk' entertained the Burnaby Winter Club  on February 18. The score was  6-3 for Eurnaby Winter Club  with scoring for Sechelt Winter  Hawk by Kurt Savage with 2  goals and I assist, Kurtis Francis with 1 goal, and Dean  Stockwell with I assist.  ATOM DIVISION  On February 10 the Sechelt's  Doug's Devils entertained West  Van. The final score was 12-2  for the Devils.  An interhouse game on  February 25 between Doug's  Devils and the Wings ended in a  2-2 tie.  Strikes and Spares  Our YBC Singles bowled in  the second step of the Four  Steps to Stardom Tournament  last Sunday. Our Bantam  Single, Danielle Rands won the  Zone Round and will now bowl  in the Provincial Finals to be  held at Westbank Lanes March  17.  CLASSIC  Let Until 276454  SwWMilRg 249470  Tom Constat* 263-IM2  Walter Kohuch 278-909  On the  Rocks  by Harry Turner  The ladies bonspiel is over for  another season. Again it was  one of the most successful  bonspiels of the season.  Lots of compliments were  paid to the ladies who conducted the spiel and to the guys  who made the dinner, the kitchen crew who looked after  breakfasts and lunches, the guys  who prepared the ice, designed  the draw, tended bar and  everyone who did the many  other behind the scenes tasks required to make a spiel so much  fun for locals and visitors alike.  Some special thanks are also  in order. Thanks to Carol and  Juanita for all iheir organization work, thanks Chopper and  crew for the dinner, thanks  Godfrey for all the work ctn thej  draw and overseeing the whole../k  affair. torraqu  Many merchants also deserve,!. ���  thanks for all the free prizes-,  donated, the use of the GBS '  truck and the use of Gussy's  meat slicer and many other individuals  and  businesses  too  numerous lo mention but not  too numerous to be thankful for  all the help.  This year unfortunately, all  of the trophies and most of the  prizes went to out of town  rinks. Winner of Ihe A event  was the Rampton rink from the  Marpole Curling Club who won  out over the Engemoen rink of  the North Shore Winter Club.  First in the B was the  MacLeod rink from the North  Shore Winter Club who beat the t  Marini rink from Squamish,  The C event winner was Bev  Allen, last year's A event winner, also from the North Shore.  She beat Ihe Hogg learn from  Ihe Peace Arch club. The con-  sulation round was a contest  between the Myrah rink and the  Shugg rink.  We did get some teams into  the prizes. In the prizes from the  Gibsons Winter Club were the  Dexter rink (4th in A), Solinsky  and Skytte (3rd and 4th) in C  respectively, and the Reitze  team who came in 3rd in the  consulation round.  Men's  hockey  Gibsons Kings surprised first  place Wakefield 6 to 5 to take  over sole possession of the  fourth and final playoff berth in  Men's Ice Hockey. The Kings  are now two points up on  Roberts Creek who have a game  in hand.  Kings were led to victory by  Dan Ruznak with a hal trick,  his third goal turning out to be  the game winner. Jimmy  Bracket! scored a pair of goals  while Dave Brackett notched  the other goal.  The third place Hawks beat  the sixth place Buccaneers 6 to  2. Shane Dixon with the hat  trick, Trent Dixon with a pair  and Frank Dixon were the  Hawks scorers.  NEXT WEEK  Wednesday, March 7, 7:30  Kings vs Roberts Creek; Thursday the 8th 7:30 Hawks vs  Wakefield; Friday the 9th 7:30  Gilligans vs Kings; Saturday the  10th 7 Buccaneers vs Roberts  Creek, 9:15 Wakefield vs  Hawks.  Tuesday conn:  Wendy Cr  Pit Vntiuhf  SWINGERS  Irene lliur  JimUkhrist '  Ralph Roth  GIBSONS 'A'  Bev HrrrmluilN  Harold Allen  l*il Nelson  Rick Nelson  Rob Bolt  Bruit Redman  249-648  265457  2*1434  245-737  310-640  239-677  264-678  287-711  256-727  310-644  WEDNESDAY COFFEE  Dorothy Robinson 240-629  Phyllis Hoops 350-707  SI.OUGH-OFFS  Lucille Clapper 284471  Vera Sumnwrfril 279-718  BALI. & CHAIN  Debbie Davidson 272-665  JanCarmichad 257-672  Pam Lumsden 275-752  PHUNTAST1QUE  Hanna Josephson 325473  Tom Constable 252-702  NIGHT OWLS  Mlchete Whiting 240619  Ron Webber 244-665  Ray Mahoney 264-703  SECHELT G.A.'S  Ellen Bent 230421  Irene Hear 296458  Ck Biers 263432  Y.B.C. BANTAMS  Kari Peterson 169-413  KrisloH R.Todd 229-561  JUNIORS a SENIORS  Tori Tucker 207-587  Dean Under 251410  GIBSONS  LANES  886-2086  "Cedars Slow Pitch"  Gibson, Landing Slow Pitch League  Organizational Meeting  M  Wednesday, March 14, 7:30 pm, Cedars Pub  *V .;  "  Team Captains or Representatives ONLY  For  . Competitive Prices  ��� Reliable Delivery  .Selection  Come to  GBS for your  n 20.  r  Coast News, March 5,1990  I  Guess Where  The usual prize of $5 will be awarded the first correct entry drawn  which locales the above. Send your entries to reach the Coast  News, Box 460, Gibsons by Saturday of this week. Last week's  winner was Ruby Stubbs of Gibsons who correctly identified the  Aiamoe sign on Gower Point Road.  3:05 14.3  6  8:10 12.0  TU 11:55 12.8  7:55 3.5  Data Ttiw Hi. ft.  3:50  9:20  1:30  8:55  14.6  11.2  12.5  3.6  4:25 14.8  810:05 10.2  TH  2:45 12.5  9:40 3.8  I Tim. MI.FI.  4:55  9 10:45  FR  3:50  10:25  14.8  9.3  12.7  4.3  5:20 14.7  1011:20 8.3  SA  4:45 12.9  11:05 5.0  Pen Tlma WI. ft.  5:40  11 11:50  SU  5:35  11:45  14.6  7.3  13.1  5.9  OiM Time Mt. fl.  6:05   14.4  1212:25     6.4 J/  MO  6:20   13.2  Reference: Point Atkinson f��' sao��rimcr,rj, ���.���., m < <�� as m.r.  _       ...      _. .       . _. plus*, mm lor each tt or use  Pacific Standard Time       ,��t mm r0. ..a��or ran  oats In-Stock  TIDELINE  MARINE  5637 Wharf Rd  Sechelt  885-4141 .,  LIVING FAITH  LUTHERAN CHURCH  Whitlaker Road & Coast Highway  Davis Bay   885-2202  Rev. Frank W. Schmitt, Pastor  Sunday Church School      9:30 .rm  (in home at 4862 Coast Highway)  For inlormalion call 885-5792  Sunday Worship 11:00 am  Come Grow With Us  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  GIBSONS  Glassford Road 11:15am  SundaySchool 11:15am  ST. lOHN'S  Davis Bay 9:30 am  SundaySchool 9:30 am  Rev. Stan Sears  Church Telephone 886-2333  -*a����-  GRACE REFORMED  PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH  Morning Worship 11:30 am  Si. Hilda's Anglican Church  Evening Worship    7 pm in homes  Wednesday  Bible Study 7:30 in homes  ), Cameron Fraser, Pastor  885-74B8 Office 885-9707   **.���-.*   ANGLICAN CATHOLIC  CHURCH OF CANADA  St. Columha of lona Parish  8815 Rerlroolls Rd��� Halfmoon Bay  The Rev. t.S. Gale: 1.525-6760  Information: tinrv7088  "Prayer li<nik Anajican"   mmm  CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  711 Park Road  Telephone: 886.2611  Sunday School 9:30 am  Worship Service 11:00 am  Hour of Inspiration 7:00 pm  Cai Mclver, Pastor  Arlys Peters, Music Minister  "The Bibte as it is...  Inr People as they are."  _ mmsa���   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  NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP  New Testament Church  5531 Wharf Rd��� Sechelt  Sun. Worship Service     10:30 am  Wed. Bible Sludy 7:30 pm  Morning Prayer        6:30-7:45 am  Tues.-Sat.  New Life Christian Academy  Enroling Kindergarten - Grade 12  Pastor Ivan Fox  Principal, David Cliff  Phone 8B5-4775 or 885-2672  _H .�� rk-  ANGLICAN  CHURCH OF CANADA  Sunday 10:30 am  Parish Family Eucharist  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  Wednesday 10:30 am  Worship and Bible Sludy  Si. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  Rev. Esther North 8B6-7410  The Anglican Parish of  Si. Aidan & Si. Bartholomew   tt- tt' tt   PENDER HARBOUR  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  Lagoon Road, Madeira Park  Morning Worship 11:00 am  Sunday School - all ages    9:45 am  Prayer & Bible Sludy  Wednesday 7:30 pm  8B3-2374tSr883-9441  Pastor Mike Klassen  Affiliated with ihe Pentecostal  Assemblies of Canada  -.��.��.��-  GIBSONS  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  Sri I Rd��� opposite RCMP  SundaySchool 945 am  Morning Worship II 00,im  Evening Fellowship 7:00 pm  Phone: Church Office 881, 7107  Pasior Dan Mac Aulay 886-7107  Voulh Pasior |. Morris: HWr 1499  Affiliated with the  Pentecostal Assemblies ill Canada   tt'tt'tt   THE  JL  ANGLICAN CHURCH  0->   OF CANADA  St. Hilda's - Sechelt  Sunday Services 8 & 9:30 am  Nursery & Sunday School 9:30 am  St. Andrew's - Pender Harbour  Regular Sunday Worships 11:30 am  885-5019 Rev. |une Maffln  "We extend a Warm Welcome  lo all"  ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH MASS SCHEDULE  Saturday  5:00 pm, St. Mary's, Gibsons  Sunday  9:00 am, Indian District  10:00 am, Holy Family, Sechelt  12:00 noon, St. Mary's, Gibsons  CONFESSIONS  1st & 3rd Sat. 4:00-4:30 pm Holy Family, Sechelt  2nd & 4th Sat. 4:30-5:00 pm St. Mary's, Gibsons  885-9526  Letters to the Editor  Alexander speaks out on controversy  Editor:  Imputations of unchastity  against a woman and allegations of dishonesty against a  man have long been held to be  the most serious allegations  against a person's character, for  what does a person have if not a  good name?  In the preceding months  much has been said regarding  my role in the Farrington Cove  matter. Not wishing to add to  the furour and being a  somewhat patient man, I have  long awaited the decision of the  Supreme Court to vindicate my  conduct in this matter and was  not disappointed.  I note that you too, Mr.  Editor, viewed this entire matter  with a jaundiced eye but now  that it has been laid to rest,  buried wc hope, 1 would like in  fairness to Mr. Gordon Wilson  and Mr. and Mrs. Howatt, and  in fairness to myself, to shed  some light on this entire matter.  For the record, my first involvement with the Area Planning Commission (APC) was  when 1 attended a meeting on  January 25, 1988 at the written  request of Mr. Gordon Wilson  who wanted me to assist in its  decisions, given my lengthy experience both as a resident of  the area and as a realtor. Incidentally, at this time Mr.  Howatt was also asked to join  the APC.  At that time, the Farrington  Cove zoning had already been  established to be 100 units or so  everybody intended. I had in my  possession and still have, a letter  from Geoff Power dated July  IS, 1987 stating:  "This is to inform you that  the by-law amendments concerning the above noted property  (Farrington Cove) were given  final reading at the regular  board meeting of July 9, 1987.  The above noted lands are now  zoned RM-I and 0."  In other words the Farrington  Cove property was zoned for  100 units and we had been so  advised by Geoff Power on  Sunshine Coast Regional  District letterhead, a long time  before either Howatt or myself  ever became involved with the  APC.  There was therefore no  possibility at that point in time  of my being in any sort of conflict of interest position.  In time, as a realtor, I sold  the property on behalf of the  Howatts.  The new purchasers, almost  two years after Farrington Cove  had been zoned for 100 units,  were advised in May 1989 that  there was some doubt as to  whether the land was zoned for  100 units or only 86 units.  Shortly after being advised of  this problem, and learning that  the matter was going to be  discussed at the APC, Howatt  and I both resigned by advising  Mr. Wilson.  Never at any time was I present at any meeting of the APC  when the matter was discussed.  Further, the error regarding  the zoning figures of either 86  units or 100 units was resolved  without my influence being exerted at any time or in any way  either directly or indirectly to  the planning commission or  otherwise.  Board members frequently  find themselved in conflict positions. It happens every day in  partnerships, companies, councils and governments. All  anyone can reasonably ask for,  that if there is any thought of  conflict of interest, then one  should either remove themselves  from any discussion on the matter or resign. In this case, given  the publicity the matter was attracting, we thought it was in  everyone's best interest to  remove any possibility of conflict, and, accordingly we  resigned.  As a proud and happy resident of this area for over 20  years, 1 consider it my duty to  assist in regional affairs, it is my  duty as a resident, my duty as a  citizen and my duty as a realtor.  All may rest assured however  that I never have ncr ever will  function in a conflict position.  Art Alexander  USED BUILDING SUPPLIES  Quality, used lumber, bricks, windows, lights, plumbing, etc.  P �� ��� USED BUILDiNO MATERIALS  11947 Tannery Rd., Surrey  MONDAY-SATURDAY MS-1311  We also buy used building materials  St. Pierre apology  Editor's Note: The Following  was received for publication.  Dear Lyn Vernon:  A copy of your letter of  February 6 has finally made its  way to me. I don't know  whether or not it has already  run in the paper but my wife  says I would be chicken to not  answer you directly anyway. So  1 will, although reluctantly.  For one thing I have no idea  whether your group gave rise to  the letter.  More to the point, the column in question was not intended as a criticism of whatever  group it was, but a reflection  upon the habits and customs of  the Downwind Tracker relative  to music, literature, religion and  government.  He was the one put forward  for readers' amusement. The  column combined letters from  two different people, received  during the last three months and  my guess is that both were fictional in large part although I  suppose letter writers, like  novelists, use some event as a  peg on which to hang their imagination.  On second thought 1 think 1  should have realized that there  might be enough fact mixed in  such letters as to give needless  offence to some people who  think themselves identified  there. I'm sorry and will take  more care in future.  Paul St. Pierre  Vancouver Sun Newspaper  Mainil's concern  Editor:  I am very concerned about  the Gospel Rock area and hope  that the mayor and council will  do all they can to preserve this  beautiful place. The Official  Community Plan of the Town  of Gibsons says, "Gospel  Rock's predominantly southeasterly aspects offers one of the  finest viewpoints in the Pacific  Northwest, and its arbutus-lined  waterfrontage and slopes invite  the preservation of the maximum land area for public use."  The plan continues by  slating, "...therefore the acquisition of a substantial area of  parkland as condition of  development of the adjacent upper plateau may be feasible in  the future. With this in mind,  high priority must be given to  the obtaining of as much of the  Gospel Rock waterfront as  possible, in addition to an area  of parkland at the peak of the  promontory which could serve  as the site of an eventual  lookout."  We would hope thai Ihe  mayor and council will do all  they can to adhere to the community plan. The plan is quite  explicit in many other ways,  specifically stating that conventional subdivision design be  discouraged and substituted by  "...clustering of development  where terrain permits, with Ihe  community at large benefitting  from the acquisition of more  significant areas of parkland."  There is also a policy remarking  that "...destruction of tree  cover in new areas of development shall be minimized."  I trust thai Ihe mayor and  council will follow this community plan and not give in to  the more conventional and  destructive ideas of the  'developer', which would mean  Police  News  SECHELT RCMP  On February 26 four rolls of  copper wire were stolen from a  construction site near Highway  101 and the south end of  Redrooffs Road. Information  regarding this crime should be  reported to Sechelt Police or  Crimestoppers at 885-TIPS.  otal coverage of the area in  small lots, clearcutting the  whole 78 acres and the possibility that we may not get Gospel  Rock and the lookout  designated as a park.  F. Jean Mainil  Match  fire Specials  P15580R13 UniroyalSnoPlow $88.  P18580R13 BrldgestoneS407A/SW/L    78.  P17676R14 BF Goodrich Trailmaker 67.  P19575R14 Defiance All Season 78.  P20670R14 BF Goodrich XL777 79.  P21676R16 UniroyalSnoPlow 79.  LT23578R18 UniroyalA/S6Ply 118.  LT24S76R16 UniroyalA/S6Ply 129.  LT23S8SR16 Traction Plus 8 Ply 140.  ���v^r-a-tfVf  HIU t-��-ll*<-����4^t^ir-W|-l(-ltt  To Contractors  PAINTS  Stottt & 7Hdtvi  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD  Cowrie St., Sechelt 885-2923  PUBLIC  NOTICE  Tenders are invited for the provision of garbage collection services within the Town of Gibsons. The contract awarded will be for  a three year period commencing May 1,1990. Collection will be on  the basis of weekly pick up of two standard size garbage containers per residential unit for single family and duplex residences  only.  Tenders should be submitted to the Clerk, Town of Gibsons, 474  South Fletcher Road, Gibsons by 4:30 p.m., March 31,1990. The  Town of Gibsons reserves the right to reject any or all tenders.  Further Information may be obtained from the Clerk.  mmgmmijtmjmM Coast News, March 5,1990  21.  CCOAST NEWS CLASSIFIEDS^  24 wide elec range: 24" under  counter (ridge; 20 running ft. of  used kitctien counter cabinets.  7355 #10  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  Classifieds  at any of our convenient  Friendly People  Places  ���IN PENDER KARBOUR-  The Coast News  (Madeira Park Shopping Cenlre) 883-9099  Marina Pharmacy 883-2888  AC Building Supplies 883-9551  ���IN HALFMOON BAY���  B&J Store8859435   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   The Coast News  (behind Dockside Pharmacy) 886-2622  DEADLINE IS NOON SATURDAY  FOR MONDAY PUBLICATION  3 PM AT COAST NEWS OFFICES  SECHELT & GIBSONS  Bill ��� Karen Phillips in the friendly facts it Wilson  Cru* Compground, i Frlindly People Plac* where  ttwy'll hflp you fin out your cliulflads. ,  Lot. 60x120' #50 Creekside.  $28.000.483-4833 #10s  Huge ravine lol in Creekside on  Mtn. View Drive, fully serviced.  $30,000. 886-8698 or 583-3234.  #10sr  Sechell, 5 yr. old 3 bedroom  home, 1886 sq. It.. 2 baths,  basement with cold room,  greenhouse, garage, level lot.  landscaped, wood and electric  heat, 5 appliances, many extras,  close to all amenities, $169,000.  885-5128. Ills  Cleared lot on cul-de-sac. Field  Rd. area, potential view, services  available, $26,900. 885-5861.  #tlss  3 bdrm. full basement, ocean  view home in the Bonniebrook  area. Complete with lull basement, sundecks, sunken hot tub.  attached carport, wood shed, fully landscaped lot, includes 5  appl.. elec./wood heat, and  multi-level living. Nine years  young, exc. cond. Must be seen,  owner transferred. No agents  please, $131,500. Call 384-1227  aft. 5pm.  #11  View lot above hwy. opposite  hotel overlooking Pender Harbour. $28,000 OBO. 885-9778.  #11 ss  Beautilul large view lot in Lower  Gibsons. $45,000. 885-9778.  #11 sr  For sale by owner, Gibsons, 2  bdrm.. view, large sunny lot.  mature Iruit trees, garage,  workshop, near schools and  shopping, assumable mortgage.  $92.500.886-9202. #10  Waterfront Rbts. Ck., quality new  home on Beach Ave., guest cot  tage. landscaped, unique  885-7384. #10  2 bdrm. townhouse, 1'A baths,  F/place, 804 North Rd., Gibsons,  $79,500. To view phone  885-4152 eves. #11  3 bdrm. home wilh 2 bdrm in-law  suite, plus 2 bdrm. rancher on  same property. Both with ocean  view and presently rented annual  revenue $21,000. Asking  $,186,000. 886-8327 no agents  please. #11  For sale by owner, 'It acre lot on  Gibsons Bluff, fantastic viewl Fully serviced, top access, to view  call 886-8757. #12ss  Gullview Road, panoramic view.  3 bdrm.. 3 baths, also vacant lot.  985-4310. #11  By owner, 2-3 bdrm. rancher, Vj  acre, 2 balhs, 5 appl. 886-8179.  #10  By owner Gibsons 1800 sq. fl. 2  storey. 2 balhs. 7 large rooms,  fenced, 60x120' greenhouse,  cold room, carport/workshop.  Central location, assum. mortgage 11 J/. % $99,500.  886-7370. #12  PANABODE  Rorberts Creek, 1700 sq. ft.  panabode rancher, oceanview.  Central Gibsons 1600 sq. ft.  townhouse, harbour view. Keats  Island 54' waterfront (lease)  complete details 886-2694.  Jay & Ingrld Turner are thrilled to  announce the birth ol their  daughter, Jasmine Ellriede, born  on Valentine's Day at 7:42 am  weighing 8 lbs.. 13 ozs. A sister  tor big brothers. Sean and Jaryd.  Special thanks lo Dr. Pace, Dr.  Petzold and Dr. Paetkau for bringing Jasmine oul safely. To  Anne Marie for her loving care  and to first floor nursing staff. Not  to forget two people who helped  me survive, my sister Margret  and husband Jay. #10  In Memoriam  In memory ol Earl Ansell who  passed away in Vegas March 4.  1989. Sadly missed by his loving  wife and family. #10  Thank You  Sincere thanks to my friends and  family for their cards, calls and  words of comfort in the loss of a  dear Iriend. George Jervis.  Joan Quarry #10  Thank you to Ihe chiel steward  (s) on the Nanaimo sailing  February 27 lor the assistance.  All ended well. Unscheduled  passenger. #10  Special lhanks to Drs. Paetkau.  Farrar and Amiel and firsl floor  staff and my family and Iriends  for Ihe flowers, cards and best  wishes during my recent illness.  Helen Cameron  Are you in an unhappy relationship? Call the Transition House  lor free confidential counselling  885-2944 TFN  Do you need some informalion lo  deal wilh your legal problem? Call  Ihe Legal Inlormation Service  815-5881; Mondays and  Wednesdays 9-4. TFN  INDIVIDUAL THERAPY  COUPLES COUNSELLING  Call Eleanor Mae 885-9018  #15  Reliable Canadian and Orienlal  ladies, all ages, desire  housekeeping arrangement, ex-  change for accommodation.  1-547-2020 anytime. #15  *gS*      The LOWEST  lassified Ad Rates  ~tX-s  (minimum) for to words  $400  25    'or '"���'' 'dditionil word  C\��*w"*" Wrtns< '"��� * f<""'fK f'  Pay for 2 weeks, Get the 3rd week FREE  Whm paid by CASH, CHtQUt  or MONEY 0*011  "SttHe S��tt"ciASSIFIEps  They run until your item is sold!  *1 5      for up to 10 words    1       per additional word  Your ad, featuring one item only, will run for four consecutive  weeks and will then be 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!  INnt available lo commercial advcnivtri)  ALL CLASSIFIED ADS must be PRE-PAID before insertion.  For your convenience, use your MASTERCARD or VISA!  CLASSIFIED DEADLINE  At "Friendly People Places"  and at COAST NEWS Office  Pender Harbour FRIDAY 4:30 PM  At COAST NEWS Offices, .     ��� ���.,  sechelt & cibson,    Saturday, 3 PM  COAST NEWS Classifieds  The LOWEST Price!  The HICHEST Circulation! FAX: Mt-7725  The fIRST on the street!  Cowrie St., Sechelt 885-3930 Crulct Una, Gibsons 886*2622  Madeira Park Shopping Canter, Pander Harbour 883*9099  m  Cameo Club - single?  Come and join us for dinners,  dances, hikes and other social  events. For info call 885-7524 or  885-2942. #12  Mobile Unisex Hairstyling. per-  sonalized family styling in your  home lor your convenience. For  appt. call Paulette Collins.  886-8633. #11  Announcements  Sechell  on Cowrie Street  In tho Heart  ol Sechelt  ALCOHOLICS ANONyMOUS  885-2896. 886-7272, 886-2954  TFN  II someone in your family has a  drinking problem you can see  whal it's doing to them. Can you  see what It's doing to you? Al-  Anon can help. Phone 886-9903  or 885-7484.  Attention Tsans  Al-Aleen   Can   Help.   Phone  886-2565. TFN  Mustclani Wanted  By Sunnycrest Mall for Saturday  afternoon Musical Jam Sessions.  To book date & time call Stan  McCartHyM6-l895. TFN  Income Tax Service. Douglas  Baird, 886-3955. 1255 Carmen  Road. Complete tax return $15.  Seniors $10. #18  Introduction lo the Board  Development Video March 8.1-4  pm at Community Services - for  mora information please call  885-5881. #10  Tigers,  lions,  facts,  parrels.  T-shirts. June Boe. 886-7955.  #10  Phone us today about our selection  of  beautiful  personalized  wedding   invitations,   napkins,  matches, stationery and more.  Jeannies Gilts & Gems  886-2023  TFN  Shiatsu Massage  Relief ol muscular tension, full  body relaxation Peggi Francis  886-4545. #12  Psychic readings with Alma  Skae, one ol Vancouver's leading  psychics. Mar. 15, 16 & 17.  Phone lor appt, 885-4883.    #11  To all those concerned aboul Ihe  disappearing trees in our area,  please atlend a coffee letter-  writing gathering March 15.  7:30. Call 886-7955 lo contirm.  #11  Mikhaila will be here March  24-April 7. For inlormation on  workshop, retreat and appointments call 885-4594. #10  Missing: 2 furry canine escape  artists. 1 red/brown neutered  male (Bear), 1 beige spayed  female (Ginger), both with black  laces. Lasl seen in Trail Bay Mall  parking lot Fri., Mar. 2 at 3:30  pm. Call 885-7866. #10  Injured Sheltie X dog by cemetery  in Gibsons with choke chain.  SPCA 886-7313. #10  2 keys across Irom Galiano  Market & front of auto parts, can  be picked up at Coasl News,  Sechell. #10  Pets  8. Livestock  81 <gMAGU$  Baste & Advanced  Dog Training  ��� Bright clean dog  & cat boarding  ��� Dog grooming  "SCIENCE DIET'  NUTRITION CENTRE  Open 8 am - 6:30 pm  everyday,    M6-8568  Wanted to rent - 2 car garage.  Sechelt by Apr. 1. Eves  885-5864 #10  Double bed/lrame on casters,  single bed mattress. 10x84''  drapes, small night tables,  reasonable. 886-3713.        #11  Coaches lor girls and boys minor  soltball. Your support is badly  needed, only a few hours per  week. For info please call Bernice  886-3219 aft 6pm or Pam  885-3522 aft 6pm. #11  O.A.P. wants double barrelled 12  gauge shotgun. 885-2304.   #10  Anyone who purchased dried  split alder recently please phone  886-3660 eves. #10  PET FOOD  SCIENCE DIET, IAMS.  TECHNI-CAL, NUTRO-MAX,  PURINA, WAYNE.  Also lull line ol bird seed  And much more.  Quality Farm i Garden  Supply Ltd.  Pratt Rd. 886-7527  TFN  SPCA SPAVIN6 PROGRAM  Contact Christine's Gifls. Sunnycrest Mall or Marlee Fashions.  TFN  New pony saddle. $400. value lor  S275 or Irade lor woodworking  tools. 885-2680 #10  Kerry blue Terrier, male pup.  $550, health, tempermenl  guaranteed. 886-2505.     #12ss  SPCA ADOPTION  Young med. Border Collie X  spayed lem. 885-3484. 7 mo. old  Husky Malamute X male. gd.  with children, 886-3032. Friendly  attractive young cai. 886-7313  #10  Free to good home, 3'A mo. old  Golden Lab X pup. lem.  886-4627. #12  Garage Sales  March 10, 9 lo 1, Chamberlin  Road. #10  3 family garage sale. Sun.. Mar.  11, 11-3. 2411 Milliner Rd, off  Maskell from Lower Rd.       #10  Giant sale - car wash, hot dogs,  great junk, Mar. 10 Gibsons  Pentecostal Church. 730 School  Rd.. 10-2. #10  Sal., Mar. 10 - 10am, 761  Tricklebrook/758 Cascade, if  raining Sal will hold Sun, Mar.  11 weather permitting.        #10  Household sale Sal., Mar. 10,  9am beds, dressers, tables,  freezer, dishes, lamps, much  more. 621 N. Fletcher Rd.'  #10  Moving sale. 9:30 am Sal.. Mar.  10. 5248 Yacht Rd., Selma Park.  #10  Barter 8. Trade  Huge ravine lol in Creekside on  Mtn. View Drive, fully serviced.  $30,000. 886-8698 or 583-3234.   #6ss  Sealy Poslurepedic single mal-  tress, like new, $399 OBO:  Hydraulic lubmale, just been serviced (lor disabled person). $250  OBO 885-2789. #10sr  '80 Oalsun PU. 4-spd.. wilh  canopy, exlra lires. gd cond.,  $3000.885-2610. #10s  Oueen size mattress & box spring, gd. cond., $130 886-9145.  #11  Dresser, double headboard with  springs, chesterlield. weights,  cedar chest 885-2799 or  885-2014.  #11  V. ton firewood truck, leads, split  ��� delivered. $70. 885-5150.  #11  AN60RACRAFT!  Handspun handknit garments,  silk/lambswool cabled vest:  strawberry and white, sz. 10-12,  $165: Angora/silk spring  sweater, sz. 10-12. $165. Leslie  885-7083 or lv. mess. #11  Child's swing set. elec guitar  and amp: artificial Christmas  tree, pals lor 1980 Yamaha IT.  885-2630 #11  fZltllttlllfStX  Spring  Classes  Si�� tSt4*fSechelt  ���Beginners' Sewing  ��� Band ��� Boxes  ��� Fabric Painting  ��� Machine Applique  ...And More  Call in lor a Brochure  and Register Early!  Trail Bay Centre  885-2725  1JJJ a  Men's med. large Warden dry  suit, gd cond. 885-9030.     #12  Elec. lawnmower, exc cond.,  $125: Tandy Coco 3 compuler, 4  games. $125. 885-2998.     #12  Over 3000 sq. It. vinyl siding,  colour sand wood, with 2 boxes  aluminum soffit. 1 bundle ol trim,  $1800 OBO. 885-4019.        #10  Two matching med. size  recliners, $100 OBO: Lloyds tape  & record player & radio stereo.  $50 OBO. 686-7996. #10  Tidy lank, 70 gal. diesel, $50:1  Warn winch, 8000 lb/cable &  controls. $600 OBO. 885-3600  all. 6pm #12  j Claholm Furniture  And Interiors  48" Oak Table   Reg.  "a 4 Chairs     St.895-  NOW $1,395  rnis H/eg*  Sectional Rag. S1.895  NOW $999  Pl,NDL'RS   KCEPtRS  * Antiques*  &  Collectibles  Seek oul our Specials  Regular hours lor January except  Friday we open Irom 4 30 ��� 7:30  Behind tlta Chevron  at tlta Sunnycrest Mal  1884651  TFN  Firewood lor sale  886-8144  #11  Merit woodslove wilh oven and  warming oven. $500 883-2396.  #11 sr  Husky chainsaw. 40" bar/28"  bar, new chain, great firewood or  shake block saw, $395.  885-7177 days 885-7874, #11sr  Tandy 1000 Tx IBM Compatible  computer. Complele w/ 640 K, 2  drives, monitor & $500 in programs. $999. 886-8356 days &  eves. #n sr  Dry firewood. $85 *r Ion pickup  load, unseasoned, $70. stock up.  885-5032 #12  SUNSHINE  COAST NURSERY  Gibsons 886-2796  RHODOS-AZALIAS  JABONICAS-DAPHNES  S3" EACH  Al ROSES  '5M EACH  Open Daily 'til 6:00 pm  Pine Bedroom Suite  7 Pieces  Reg. S1.995  a.      NOW $1,365  stonlfily payments OAC available j  Akila puppies alter 6pm or leave  mess. 886-3134. #12  Teenager musl sell gray Arab  15.3h W I good wilh children.  $550 firm. Ronda 886-2553  #12  Golden Retriever pups purebred,  no papers avail. Mar. 14. $225  886-7304. #10  15 h.h. 5 yr. old reg Ap. V<  gelding exc temperament,  $1500: 10 mon. dk bay Ihoro.  colt, $800. 886-2001 #121  T & S SOIL  Mushroom Manure-Bark Mulch  Topsoil mixed-Hog Fuel  By Ihe yard or Iruck lull. Top  Quality products at reasonable  prices. You pickup or we deliver.  Phone anytime 885-5669.     TFN  Inglis aulo. washer, exc. cond..  guaranteed & delivered. $325  883-2648 TFN  Horse manure. $20/PU; English  riding lessons, beginners - advanced. 885-9969. #10  New, Used & Rebuilt  AUIO PARIS  8" Bench Grinder  8149">  A101 SUPPLY ho.  886-8101  Cowrie St., Sechelt  Open Tuas.-Sat. 10-5 i  lgl885-3713/J5J  Antique pool lable, 4x6  Brunswick lable, 100 yrs old.  branch new 2" slate, new fell  cover, new pockels. complele  wilh 14 cues. 8 balls, snooker  balls, billiard balls, elc.  886-7581. #10  Moving oul of province, complete  house furnishings plus some appliances 886-8634 or 886-9626  #10  RH goll clubs, cart. bag. balls &  gloves, $125 886-9513       #10  885-9840  m\\ta\amfMamSm\  m\   flfiiMhn  ���PMMH| VI VlffHMN  No .jninMU will be auopted without  cutrent vaccination record*  nun TUNING  Repairs & Rebuilding. Technician  0. Clunies-Ross. 885-3168 eves.  #14  Older Iridge in gd work order.  $150 8863841 #9ss  IBM compilable computer w/30  meg hard drive, keyboard and  amber monitor, brand new, just  $1199. 886-8356 days or eves  flits  Collector's camera ��� Leica CL  wilh 2 lenses. $1100 885-9232  #10  Speed Oueen washer. $300: Inglis dryer, $250: or $500 pr exc  cond. 885-7046. #10  Antique easy chair & hassock.  $100 OBO: 76 Chrysler, $100.  885-7977. #10  BRASS PARTIES  More than just a brass parly  POTPOURRI, CANDLES,  JEWELLERY, WINDCHIMES.  GLASS. GOLD PLATED  Sr MORE!  Host a patty a receive a  special bonus as well at  oTtceuntt  Call ��"M   886-3789  Slackable washer/dryer. $650:  dresser. $80: queen size bed,  $120. 885-2777 alt. 6pm.  #11  Large shop air compressor, $700  OBO 885-3655 #10  Rhododendrons and Azaleas.  $3 25-518, large selection  Roberts Creek Nursery. 2569  Lower Rd Opening Mar 9.  886-2062 #12  Queen size pine walerbed. 6  drwr ped . hdbrd . tree How  mall. liner, hlr. $126; 21" TV,  clr $100, dining lable, 2 chairs,  older $75. classical guitar.  $200 886-2705 wknds or Ive  mess #10  Freezer container Call Bernie  885-2772 #10  Wedding and engagement rings  lor <li appraised value.  886-7819 #12s  440 John Deere skidder,  $10,000.886-3921 eves.   #12s  R.S.F. energy wood slove. Model  HF 65. near new, $1150,  886-4733 eves. #12s  Inglis Normandy washer, 5 cy, 2  sp . $357: Roy 30" stove, white.  $339: Kenmore 6 pro. 2 spd.  washer & matching dryer,  $629/pr: McLary 30" gold  slove. $367. and more. All re-  cond. appliances. Corner Cupboard 885-4434 or Bjorn  885-7897. Will buy nice non-  working or used appliances.  #11  ���is  14'x, 15's & 16's  Most on rims from $10 to $25 ea.  886-7370 #12  Sealy Poslurepedic single mat-  trass, like new, $399 010;  Hydraulic tubmate. |usl been serviced (lor disabled parson). $250  080.885-2789. #IOsr  '84 ATC. Big Red, exc. cond..  shall dr. 886-4673. #10  Into Recycling'  Try re-sale art  Hunter Gallery, Gibsons  #10  Antique dining table with 4 carved chairs, X-counlry skis &  boots 886-9596 #12  Enterprise cook slove. healer,  exc. cond.. $500 lirm.  886-8128. #12  Waterbed. super single, c/w  headboard, $200. 886-4698. #12  Mushroom manure - 5th annual  boy scouts sale. Mar. 10 S 11.  8am-4pm behind Trail Bay Mall  #10  30" GE elec. range, avocado, immaculate cond . $200: GE frost-  Iree relrigeralor, while. $200  883-2368 #12  Braun yogurt maker. Donvier ice  cream maker. Brother sewing  machine, size 2V; lap shoes  885-3764 #12  2200 wall Honda generator.  S400; 4' redwood hoi lub. $350;  fireplace $50. 885-2543      #12  Oueen size waterbed. wood,  slove, washing machine, tools,  lamp 885-9772 #12  110 voll portable generator. 1700  walls, $400 OBO. canopy lor  shorl narrow box. $200 OBO  885-9000 #12  1/2 Price  Table  Grandma's  Toy Box  Stinnycri-I Mill  886-3044  Dehumidifier $150; RCA, 13"  colour TV, $100. 886-2003.  #10  Harvest gold manual defrost  fridge in perfect working order,  $150; auto, propane conversion  kit complele with tank, $600.  885-5466 aft. 5pm. #12  Sterling silver flatwear. full sets  of live, family heirloom, must  sacrifice, appraised value $2800.  885-5725. #12  Cozy comfort wood healer, 3.1  cu. ft. firebox, $400; console  stereo, dictaphone, office desk.  885-9906, #12  For Rent: (Bi-Wsakly only) or for  sale, travel Irailer, sleeps 6, full  hook-ups, please call 883-9580.  #10 22.  Coast News, March 5,1990  CASH PAID  For Some Cars and Trucks  Dead Car Removal  Aon Used Auto Parts  and Towing  884-2020  TFN  '76 Camara Rally Sport, new  radials & brakes. 350 auto, 4  barrel.  AM/FM  cass..   runs  great, $1500 OBO. 886-8428.  #11 sr  1988 Nissan Sentra Sports Coupe  XE, auto, one owner, $12,500.  Dale. aft. 6 pm. 885-5419.   #10  1977 Subaru 4 dr. hardtop, new  motor, new brakes, $800 OBO.  885-9601. #10  '85 Chevy Celebrity, cruise,  trunk rack. V6. low mileage,  $7500.886-3220. 110  1982 Volvo SW. AM/FM Cass..  5-spd 0/D. snows, etc. Greal  shape. 886-3030. #11ss  1984 Camaro 7.28. 5 L.H.O. Absolutely every option. Super  shape. $9899.885-2399.    #10  67 Cutlass Supreme. 58.000  mil., rec. services., exc. cond..  $2500 Firm. 885-5607.       #10  '87 GMC pickup 8' box, asking  $800 OBO. 886-9674. #11  75 Chev 1 t. on duals, 350. 4  sp., dual exhaust, 411 's. new  fenders, brakes, lights, flat deck  needs paint. $1800. 886-4507.  #11  1984 XLT Clubwagon diesel. 12  pass, van, $12,000. 886-8571  aft. 6:30 pm. #11  76 Ponliac LeMans. rel. trans.,  $500,885-7113. #12ss  '86 Pontiac, 6000 PS, PB, air.  cond., AM/FM exc. cond., one  owner, 886-4752. #11  78 Pontiac Lemans. 305 auto.,  P/S, P/B, new paint, new all  season Radials, $2495 060.  886-9500 anytime. #11  '68 GMC 18' flatdck, open side  racks. 350, V8. 2-spd, $1600.  886-9422,886-8370. #12  79 Thunderblrd, low mil.,  sunroof, air, exc. cond., $2800  OBO. 885-1912. #12ss  75 GMC window van. 350 auto..  gd. running gear, body damaged,  $350 OBO. 885-5094. #11  '88 Ford XLT, 150 Super Cab,  6-cyl., 5-spd., $11,500; 75  Ford Crew Cab, 390 auto., fair  shape, $1000; '85 Volvo turbo,  4-dr.. 4-cyl.. aulo., sunrool,  $12,500,886-2565. #11  '80 GMC short vandura 305,  P/S, P/B, $3500 OBO,  886-2169. #12ss  New, Used & Rebuilt  AUIO PARIS  OPEN EVERY DAY  A101 SUPPLY LTD.  886-8101  '81 Dodge Ram Charger, Royal  SE4X4, auto., 82,000 kms.; '80  Audi 4000S. all new running gear  at 160,000 kms.; 77 Dodge van  <h ton, ex-tire dept. 110,000  kms.; 74 MGB, 4 tops, $7000  invested. Hawaiian owner wishes  to sell. Best offer. 886-3811, #11  76 Ford Iruck. V8, 390 engine,  offers? 885-2144. #11  '81 VW pop-lop camper, sleeps  4, 62.000 mi. clean, straight  body,  no  rust,  new  tires,  economical, $8900. 885-5505.  #12  1987 Toyota Tercel DX. 4 dr., 5  spd., 40,000 kms, $8900.  886-2933 eves. #12  1980 Dodge Diplomat, brown  wagon, V8aulo., sunroof, racks,  cruise, gd. cond., $2150 OBO.  886-7075. #10  Stewart Rd. Autowreckers  Transmissions ��� Motors - Tins  Misc. Parts. CaN 886-7626.  #10  '80 Datsun pickup, 4 sp., wilh  canopy, extra lires. gd. cond.,  $3000.885-2610. #10s  1981 GMC 4 wh. dr. crewcab. 1  Ion, sleel deck. $3000.  886-3921 eves. #12s  1980 Ford 250 4x4, 6 cyl. stan-  dard. steel construction box,  $5000.886-3921 eves.    #12ss  78 Subaru 4X4 to restore or for:  parts, $500 Firm. 885-3896. #10  '87 Jetta, 2ft yr. warr. remaining, 55,000 km., std. 5-spd.,  snows. $9995.885-4794. #10ss  '89 Mercury Grand Marquis, fully  leaded, mint cond., best offer.  886-2518. #11  '81 Citation, 4-cyl., 4-dr., HB,  AM/FM cass., exc. cond..  $2400 OBO. 888-2226.       #11  '86 Ford Ranger, VS, 5-spd.,  w/matchlng canopy. Exc. cond.,  $9000.883-9234. #11  '62 Ford bus. $800; canopy for  truck, $75; 72 Bulck Skylark,  $300 OBO. 886-3968 aft. 7pm.  #10  1978 Olds Delia 88, 2 dr., loaded, 100,000 plus kms., gd.  shape. 886-2442 or 888-8075  ask for Larry. #13  It snipers  Motorhomes  1983 Ford crewcab 4X4, exc.  cond. low ks. 885-3655.     #10  1980 Jeep Wagoneer LTD. loaded, air. cond.. 4X4, leather int..  exc. cond. 885-3656. #10  1985 Olds Calais, multi-port fuel  inj. air cond.. AM/FM Cass., 2  dr. HT. 2 tone gold, call Mark  883-9531 (off.) or 883-2725  (home). #12  1981 Pontiac Lemans S/W.  PS/PB. V6 auto., new brakes,  tires, exhaust, tuneup oil & service, rad. (bills to prove), no rust,  exc. run. cond., $1900 OBO.  886-3998. #12  79 Toyota Corolla wagon, auto.,  low mileage, nice clean car.  $3995.886-7819. #12  '87 Dodge Aries, like new, 2.2 It.  4 cyl.. auto.. $6800 OBO.  886-9979. #12  '89 Jeep Sahara, mini, 14000  kms.. loaded. $18,200.  886-2234. #12  78 Fairmont on propane, new  engine and tranny. $1500.  886-3439 alter 6 pm. #12  1983 Ford Ltd Wagon. V6. auto..  low mil., looks & runs like new,  $4750. 886-2244, 886-2628.#10  '81 Chevette, 2-dr., hatch.  4-spd.. blue. gd. body, needs  some mechanical, $1200.  885-7906. #10  71 Volvo 144S, 4-dr.. aulo.  yellow, needs work, $650.  885-7906. #10  '87 Chev Nova. HB. 5-spd.,  20,000 kms, auto reverse tape  deck, comes w/snow tires. Exc.  cond., $7000. 886-3280,  886-9020. #11  MAGNACHARGE BATTERIES  Auto, Industrial & Marine, 90 in  stock  at  A101   Supply   Ltd.  886-8101. #10  Short box Import canopy. $100  firm. 886-8101. #10  GM TH 350 auto trans, short extension, $245; GM TH 350  autotrans, long extension. $275;  Olds TH 350 autotrans, short ex-  tension, $245. Phone 886-8101.  #10  '65 Corvair convertible, excellent  condition. $2995 OBO. 886-3730  alter 6 pm or wknds. #10  '81 Ford van, 6 cyl., factory 4  speed, 2 sunroofs, large side  window, needs tires. $2495.  886-3730 after 6 pm or wknds.  #10  76 Monlecarlo. $500 OBO.  886-2375. #12  76 VW window van, good condition, $1600.886-2924.       #12  76 Ford Granada for parts, $1  and up. 886-2826. #12  '78   Datsun   510,   $100.  886-2826. #13ss  76 302 motor, $200. 886-2826.  #13ss  69  Plymouth   Valiant.   $500.  B86-2826. #13ss  1975 Ford '/��� ton. new rotors,  muffler, some rust, $2000.  883-9483. #13ss  1981 Vi ton Chev. auto. 360,  55,000 miles. $4500 OBO.  883-9211. #13ss  71240Z Datsun, $3000 or trade  for small trailer; 1965 Mercury %  Ion pick up. $200 885-2543.#12  Mobile Homes  LET'S TALK  MONEY  Let's get together and sell  your RV unit. II we can't sell  it we'll buy it. Free Appraisal  and pirkup anywhere.  LANTZVILLE RECREATION  COMPANY LTD.  UHFra. 1-800-663-4234  D7363  1981 Maxivan by Getaway,  sleeps 4, exc. cond., 17 MPG,  $11,900,886-8487. #12  78 23' Vanguard motor home,  44,000 miles. $22,000 OBO.  1-800-663-2952. #10  79 Monte Carlo, V6, 2 dr., AC,  PS, PB, good condition.  885-3303. #13ss  1979 15 passenger Ford van,  rusty but mechanically sound,  $500.885-5466 alter 5 pm. #12  4 dr. '82 Chev Cavella SW,  stand.. $2750. heavy duly utility  trailer, $125. 885-7319 anytime.  #10  76 Dodge Coll needs some work,  $500 OBO. 885-5992. #12  Campers  Motorhomes  21' Kuslom Koach Irailer. lub 8,  shower. Gd. cond.. $5800.  885-2777 eves #12ss  28' Prowler 5th wheel, excellent  shape, air conditioning, TV aerial,  $11,5000B0,885-5861.  #11ss  1979 Okanagan M.H. GM  chassis, 43,000 mil., 17ft' one  owner, new exh. syslem.  shocks, battery, Radial lires.  $14,500 eves. 885-5834.     #10  1978 Chev. motor home, low  mileage, new radials, lots ol exlras. $15,000.886-2526.     #12  1987 deluxe motor home, 24',  perfectly clean and A1 condition.  886-8481 #13ss  1988 Travelaire trailer, fully loaded, $25,500.883-2974.      #10  19' Prowler Trailer, fully contained incl. shower, sleeps 6, $3500  OBO. 883-2365. r*10  75 Vanguard 31' 5th wheel. A  home away Irom home. Very  large bathroom, tub, shower etc.  Ige. Iridge, separate freezer, wall  oven, air cond., TV aerial, Queen  bed, hide-a-bed. lots of cupboards. All newly decorated. Im-  mac. cond., one owner,  $16,000.865-9835. #11  71 Winnebago 413 Dodge, new  tires ir brakes, runs well, $8500.  886-2565. #11  14' Travel trailer, lull equip, new,  tires. 886-3380. #10'  13' Boler trailer, comes equipped, $2595.886-2596.       #10  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  9.9-20-30-40-50-70      HP  1988-1989 Evinrudes. Excellent  condition.   Lowes  Resort,  883-2456. TFN  Cal25, fully equipped, moorage  included, $11,500. 886-8706.   #13sr  Yes! There is a reliable local propeller repair service. 885-5278.  TFN  16' K&C Thermalglass boat, 85  HP Evin, new canvas, new leg,  Irailer, $3,000 OBO. 865-5858 or  886-9078. TFN  San Juan 24, 9.9 HP Honda, 4  sails, CB, stereo, head, 2 burner  slove, compass, sleeps 5,  $11,500, 885-7209 eves.    #9sr  Sailboat. 26'F/G Yamaha 9.9 HP  0/B. sleeps 5. ready to sail,  moorage, $7000 OBO. 88'j 9772  eves. #13sr  22' Sangster 188 HP, 888 leg.  sleeps four, head, stove, ice box,  exlras. 886-8443 #10s  19 It. F/G cabin, 60 HP 0/B, 4  HP 0/B, sounder, lanks, Irailer.  exlras. 883-9080.  12ss  22II. Reinell I/O new paint on  hull, no power, heavy duly Irailer,  $3500.883-9483. #14sr  Auction: ArmandHranryMoecJee  dot and teddy bear collection,  Sunday, February 25,1:00 p.m.  400-500 beam and dolle Irom a  collection ol 5,000! Hi-BM Auction, 425 Banks Rd., Kelowna,  (604)861-5201.  Kit' Sangster, 1981 70 HP  Evinrude, hydraulic lift wilh trim.  new Hylandor Irailer, exc. cond.,  will accept good offer. 885-3789.  #10ss  SECHELT MARINE  SURVEYS LTD.  Captain Bill Murray  M.C.M.M.C.   M.N.A.M.S.I  M.A.B.Y.C.   ��� Marine  Surveyors and Consultants  885-3643  Moorage available Gibsons Harbour, power if required. Phone  886-9011. TFN  45' cemenl schooner, needs  work. Gd. value, $7500.  885-5448. #11ss  12' F/G Hourston, 18 HP  Evinrude, & trailer, $1200.  885-2948. #11  12' alum, boat, 9.9 HP eng.,  oars, life jacket. $850. Ph.  886-7227. #11  Persons interested in crewing in  Vancouver area sailboal races  aboard the catamaran 'Gilbert &  Sullivan' contact Roy Mills  886-9164. Commilmenl more important lhan experience and there  will be regular practices.      #10  14' whaler, rebuilt 50 Merc, battery & bilge pump, $4500 OBO.  885-3600 all. 6pm. #10  EVINRUDE OUTBOARDS  Special savings on all models in  slock. Full marine services. Hyak  Marine Services 886-2246.   #10  15V;' K&C fiberglass boat. 55 HP  Johnson, new galvanized trailer  885-2735 eves.. 885 4616 days  #11  14' K&C fiberglass on Irailer.  S1100 0B0 883-1188        #10  23' FG hull, no motor, dual con  trols. $1200; 23' FG over wood  with 108 HP Volvo. $2800  885-3127. #12  25 HP Johnson OB. longshafl  wilh new tank, just serviced,  $775; 20 HP elect, start Merc.  OB wilh near new battery. $1050.  885-7738. #12  K&C Ibermoglas 16V��', 70 HP  Johnson, depth sounder, anchor,  life jackets, tanks, EZ-load  trailer, low hours, exc. cond..  $3500.885-9906. #12  BROOKS & MILLER  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD.  Benjamin Moore a International  Paint*  Marine  Flnlahee  Commercial  Pricing   ;  Bill Wood  TE. 886-2923  am. Res. 885-5058  LIMITED OFFER  FREE RENT  FOR 1990  When you Purchase  a New Home  in February for Mason Road  Mobile Home Park  As low as 5% dawn OAC  foi renin coaracT  HUl HOWS  580-4321  12'   single   wide   wilh   large  sundeck.  fully tum.,  includes  w/w. 4 appl.. in adult park,  $25,000 885-7421. 885-7250  #11  CUSTOM  BUILD  YOUR OWN  MANUFACTURED  HOME  Up to 1848 sg. II. Pick one  ol our plans & modify to suit  Pricing slarting al approx.  $44 per sq. II.  580-4321  Mobile Homes  1987 14x70. fully fenced, landscaped lot, upper Gibsons.  $75,000.886-2809.        #13ss  Motorcycles  82 Yamaha 650 wMt 2 helmets,  $800.885-2206. #10  1980 Suzuki GS 1000 G, 12,00  kms.. gd. cond., $1500.  885-7029. #12s  83 750 Honda Shadow, 8000  kms.. access, etc.. $2000 firm.  886-2482. #12ss  1984 Harley Davidson wide glide,  80 cu. in., exc. cond., $9000  Call Dan 885-3252 aft. 5pm.   #12  Wanted to Rent  II   Wanted to Rent  Responsible working lady would  like 2 bdrm. house, apartment,  long term rental, begin. Apr. or  May 1, gd. rels., Langdale to  Rbts. Ck. after 6pm 886-3003  #11  Accom. wanted for 1% yrs..  houses, trailers, apis., rooms,  (beginning Mar/Apr.). Call Rob  or Lise at Gibsons Rlty.  886-2277. #10  Apart./TH/House, family (3), call  Vancouver 526-2662. #10  Long-time local residents looking  lor home to rent. Refs. avail. Call  Dave or Reana 886-8431.     #11  Immediately, 3-4 bdrm. home.  Gibsons/Rbts. Crk. area. Have  refs. 886-9847. #11  Professional N/S female seeks  rental accom. Rbts. Crk. area.  Collect 1-736-5643. #10  Married couple with children,  clean resp.. financially secure.  require 3-4 bdrm. home for rent  or lease. 1 yr. lo 18 mos. commencing July 1.886-3376.   #14  Urgent for family ol 3. Two or  more bdrms. for permanent  residence. Any area considered.  885-2894. #11  Family ol 4 needs 3-4 bdrm.  house, long term. 886-8914.  #12  Local housing contractor wanting  to move family up looking lor 3  bdrm. house to rent for long term  starting on or before June,  NS/NO, storage or workshop.  885-7111. #12  Clean resp. N/S prof, couple  seeking 1-3 bdrm. home or cottage, Sechelt area, ocean view,  prel. for approx. 1 yr., exc. ref.  886-4573. #12  Senior widow, N/S. N/D, 1  bdnr. $450 util. incl., Aprll-on.  885-4023.681-4846. #12  Bed 8.  Breakfast  Gibsons area, close to the ferry.  886-3134 after 6 pm or leave  message.      #12  Davis Bay/Wilson Creek Hall  available. Wheelchair facilities.  885-2752or885-9486.       #13  Rooms for rent with kitchen  privileges, Irvine's Landing.  883-9579. #11  Large 2 bdrm. garden suite,  Gambler Island, N/S, $595/mo.  886-7959. #10  Pleasant lurnished Gibsons 3  bdrm. dblwlde mobile home for  March 1.$750/mos. 886-7400.  #10  Bed & Breaklast or room & board,  Gibsons. 886-9778. #11  Resp. reliable person or couple  wilh exc. refs. fo house and dog  sit Irom Mar. 23 to May 10. Rbls.  Ckr. 885-7866. No party animals  please. #11  Main floor 1 bdrm. suite, avail.  Apr. 1 central Gibsons with view  & fireplace, $500/month incl.  ulils & cable 886-4856.      #12  Heated MINI STORAGE  886-8101. #10  BLANKET CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING  These Ads appear In the more than 90 Newspapers ot the B.C. and Yukon Community  Newspapers Association and reach more than 1,400,000 homes and a potential two million readers.  $165 for 25 words S3.15 oer additional word        Call the Coast News at 885-3930  AUCTIONS  AUTOMOTIVE  Active Auto Broksrs, diapoaal  agent tar Active Bailiff Sen/tote.  Repossesslona, estate, legale,  cam, trucks, motorhomes, boats.  Cai Mr. Price (only), (604)434-  1810. 05476.  FULL CIRCLE LEASING. CARS,  TRUCKSANDVANS. New19M  Ford, GMC, Chrysler imports.  Early kiase returns. Wholesale  leasing and purchase, cash lor  trades. $0 Down, free delivery.  Ask about our 24 Mo. option  lease. Call collect: (604)273-  2778.  SELLING) YOUR CAR? Free  photo ads 11 you send photo and  description (Regular value  $10.95). Musl include phone  number. Published in the "Buy  andSeT. Altention: F.PA.5791  No.3 Road. Richmond, B.C., VOX  2Cf>.  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES  Lucrative carpet and upholstery  cleaning business with truck  mount unit and equipment. Located in sunny Cariboo. Ed  MacKinnon, 305-398 Roddls SI.  Quesnel,B.C.,V2J1A6.  INVEST $2,500. Receive proles-  atonal training, help others. FANTASTIC returns. Become exclusive area representative. We  supply everything. Operate Irom  your home. Cai: (604)534-7989,  Monday-Friday, 9-5.  SDOLLARSS - Tops 'N Trends  home party sales. Consultants  needed. Casual sportswear, col-  our catalogue available. Fantas  tic hostess gits. Call Lynn, 1  800-268.5670.  ASALESCAREERI Mull-million  dollar national lirm seeks 2 representatives In your area. Candidates selected can earn up to  $2,000 weekly. Individuals applying should be available immediately lor placement. Call  (416)756-2111 or (416)756-7796  tor your confidential interview.  Cycle shop lor sale in lower mainlands moat destreable residential  and specialized ratal community.  Owner wants to sell or find hands-  on partner to purchase 1/2 interest. Applylo: Box3175, Vancouver Courier, 1574 West 6lh, Vancouver, V6J1R2.  Weatherdek la Canada's rearing  supplier ol sheet vinyls used In  waterproofing aundecks.  roofdecks, balconies, pool surrounds, etc. We now have a  dealership available In your area.  In return lor a $12,000 Investment, we supply Inventory, tools  arajUtnilrtng. II you wan lo start  your Ural business or add a product lo an existing one, give us a  collect call al (604)860-1200,  Attention: Mr.D.CI  22%'boat, gd. shape, Volvo leg,  no motor. 883-9278.        #10ss  Start tuorallve homobaaed busl-  neaa. Hanriyertrepreneurerurn  workshop-spare time Into huge  Income. No Iranerrlee-invenlo-  ries. Vehicb/$6.000 essential.  Complele training. Petals: Long  S.A.S.E., I.O.S., Bon 80157,  Burnaby. V5H 3X5.  27 gold placer daima and equipment. 5 mles from Dawson Cly.  Yukon Bonanza Creek residence  and shop, 2 cfty Iota. (604)642-  4099.  Panagopoutos2lor 1 Pizza franchise available In virioua B.C.  and Aberta localkma now. Call  (604)8598621 or (604)53M61B  to inquire about theae excellent  business opportunllea.  DICKIE DEE, the be cream bicycle people', will have exciting  openings available during the  1990 season lor distributors in  setededareasofB.C. Weotlera  natjonaly recognized product  line, all Ihe equipment needed,  and a complete support program.  Be pad of Dickie Dee's 31 years of  success. Smal investment required. Contact DICKIE DEE ICE  CREAM LTD.. #116-1401 West  Broadway. Vancouver, V6H 1H6.  (604)734-3370.  VIDEO TRAINING - COMPUTERS. MS-DOS, WordPeriect,  Lotus 1-2-3. Beginner/Advanced.  Booklet with video tape. Each  $29.99 (Includes lax/shipping).  $160 net/6 lapea. Dealer enquiries welcome. 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Leeds, Sule  1372,1124 Lonsdale Avo.North  Vancouver. B.C.. V7M2H1.  EDUCATION  VANCOUVER COMMUNITY  COLLEGE la now accepting ap-  pUcaHons lor la Recreallon FadH-  ties Management Program and Is  Recreation Leadership Program.  These are two-year, career-oriented programs at Langara Campus. (604)324-5276.  'Tax Free' scholarship funding  for your chad's future posl-secondary educalkxi. Federal Government guaranteed, "Registered  Educational Savings Plarf. CALL  NOWI Heritage Scholarship  Trusl Plan. 1-800-663-6037.  HOW TO PLAY POPULAR PIANO. New home study course.  Fast, easy method. Guaranteed!  Also organ and electronic keyboard courses. For FREE information, write: Popular Music  Systems, Studio 46,3284 Bouch-  erte Road, Kelowna, B.C., V1Z  2H2.  EQUIPMENT t MACHINERY  For sale or hire: 1987CAT518.  Low hours, warranty ti Jury 1990.  Asking $95,000. Call after 6:00  pm, (604)869-2550.  FOR SALE MISC  Lighting fixtures. Western Canada's largest display. Wholesale  and retail. 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We're  currently seeking 2-4 poelrva,  enthusiastic sst-rnotkmtsd Indl-  vtdusle to develop our Canadian  expansion. We conduct IndMd-  ual and corporate Image kirprove-  ment dasaes lor men and  women. For Interview cad:  (604)583-4389. Or write: Beaua-  Conlrol. ��13-9771.152B Street,  Surrey, V3R9W1.  Save money, make shaped doth  diapers, slasudzed togs, waist,  vetcro fastening, fits Iks disposal*. Psttsm $5. S.A8.E.,  Csrvki, Box 247,101-1184 Denman, Vancouver, B.C., V6G2N9.  PETS 8 LIVESTOCK  Vtelnsmese Pot Bellied Piga,  CleneeeShor Pel Pune, Purebred  Kalahdln Hair Sheep. For mon  Hormstbncalrwrle: JulaMurlo,  Box 288, Eckvllle. Aberta, TOM  OXO. (403)887-8804.  Require independent eates repre-  eoMstfvee and agents for s  unique, elegant, 8 point scarf.  New product. Direct Saba. Information, A.U.I., 13804-116 Ave.,  Edmonton, AB.T5M3E5.  Persona required to carry beautilul Ine of FASHION JBrVELLERY  on direct ssfssbaeb. Verylucra-  UvelutorP/T. Youctrooeeyour  own hours. Training provided.  For more Information caNrv/rle:  Judy Ward, 674 Fobom Street,  Coqullam, B.C., V3J 5AS,  (804)939-1812.  oufraare|>u<teirp1wirajiB|>1iercir  snrirsrnsrssssanrlel Computer  layout skies sn saaet. Fax resume to: PuMansr, (804)342-  8830, hvsrmsrs. British Cotum-  rab, soonest.  FANTASTIC CHALLENGE:  Experisnoa working on a farm  overseas. If you are between the  ages 18-28 and from * farming  briclrground, oontact ths International Agricultural Exchange Association, 1208. 1501-17 Ave.  S.W.,Cetgery,AB,T2T0E2.  REAL ESTATE  For ssleosntrsl B.C. remote lish-  Ing camp, lodge, 12 log cabins,  4x4 only. Acoeaa to 10 lakes.  Writs: Box 7, Bridge Lake, B.C.,  VOK1EO.  SERVICES  Major ICBC and injury claims.  Joel A. Wener, trial Iswyer lor 21  year*. Can collect, (604)738-  5500, Vancouver. If no recovery,  no fee. No Yukon enquiries.  ICBC INJURY CLAIMS? Cat  Dab Carr-Harria-20 years a trial  lawyer wlh On yssrs medical  school before law. 0-869-4922  (Vanoouver). Experienced In  head injury and other major  deans. Percentage lest avr*  ���BBC offered me $3,500. Cany  Undo got me $190,000.' ON.  AbboMord. LawottroesofCsrey  Undo, Venoouver 684-7798.  Serving dbnta Ifvoughout B.C.  for 18 years.  Faateat produdion stood apWtr  wtnohee trees, bucks, spats,  bids wkh conveyor 3 to 8 end  per hour, depending on wood.  With or without skidder.  (804)289-3283  TRAVEL  Wonderful European Tour, sv  duotng Switzerland, tab. Aw-  . a.     j-l,-���.,-,,     tmtamlttammttsmmmaam   Mask.  m, UaVmswiy, nenmoi. �����������***  rO ObMMnfntfQiu snd PtkY  play. Departs 30th June  Irom Veuwouver. 15 days, ee-  ����riedsmal group, quality low.  For mors Harrrmation contact Qaa  at: Cheam Travel, ChWwack.  (804)782-9207, dtysrsvsnings. Coast News, March 5,1990  Ratepayers express support  Former trustee questions  Editor's Note: The following,  was received for publication.  School District 46  Gibsons, B.C.  Dear Madam Chairman:  I am writing to you as a  former board member concerning the recent announcement of  the changes in the French Immersion program in this district.  My concern is with the process that was used to make this  decision. That process should  have been clearly visible and  should have been perceived as  fair. Your board's accountability to the public it serves is in  serious question.  1 am referring to the ministry  policy circular #38 dated July 8,  1987 where it states 'districts  must give at least one year's  notice to parents to permit full  discussion of any changes...' I  understand that you reaffirmed  the policy that the board of past  years had established in June of  last year.  That would have been the  time to give everyone involved  their notice of any forthcoming  changes that were to be proposed.  I am requesting that you respond to my concerns as to the  process that was used by your  board in making this decision.  As a former board member I  am certain that local policies  and regulations were developed  that were consistent with the  RE: Future of the Tetrahedron  Plateau  Editor's Note: The following  was received for publication.  Barry Mountain  District Forrester  Sunshine Coast Forest District  On March 2, 1990, the 150  member Sechelt Marsh Protective Society passed the following  ministry policy.  These were developed to ensure delivery of effective French  Immersion programs. Did the  board overlook their own policy  and regulations? How are these  changes happening so fast?  Wily have the parents of these  students not had a chance to  provide input or discuss this  with the board? Has the policy  for changing policy changed?  1 would appreciate some  answers to these questions.  Janice Edmonds  Editor:  We, the undersigned members of the Pender Harbour and  District Ratepayers Association  wish to correct a number of factual errors which have been appearing in the local papers  about our organization.  First, it was reported in the  Coast News February 26 that  the executive is not elected. This  is simply incorrect. As reported  in the press at the time, they  were duly elected at a general  meeting held in the old ranger  station last year and they will  not be up for re-election until  later this year.  Second, the ratepayers posi-  Tetrahedron future  resolution:  'Be it resolved that the  Sechelt Marsh Protective Society formally request a moratorium on industrial activity on the  Tetrahedron Plateau until such  time as the concerns of  naturalists, recreationalists and  Roberts Creek Hall avail.,  dances, parties, weddings,  equipment rental. Yvonne  885-4610. TFN  One bdrm. apartment lower Gibsons, new building, $5607mo..  12 mo. lease, quiet secure easy  walking distance to shops, etc.  886-3420. #12  Large, sunny, furnished  housekeeping room, share  bathroom, private enlrance.  Avail, immed., $325. 886-2785.  #10  Townhouse, excellent views, 3-4  bdrms.. rumpus room, iVi  baths. $950. 886-4654.       #10  3 bdrm. upper duplex, 1470 sq.  It., new carpets & paint  throughout, 5 app fantastic  view, Sechell. no pets, refs.,  $800 plus hall utilities. Call  434-5347 ask lor Chris.       #12  1 bdrm. Halfmoon Bay area.  885-4016. #10  Help Wanted  Carpenter Finisher - must be experienced in layout and all  aspects ol finishing. Please send  resume to B.B. Construction,  R.R. 1. Bay Rd. Site, Sechell.  B.C.V0N3A0. #14  Experienced Pizza cook. Andy's  Restaurant. 886-3388 apply lo  Kham. TFN  Experienced Iramer lor residential  projects. Wages negotiable.  885-7111. #10  Phone  #10  Drywall boarder wanted.  886-4680.  Framing and forming foremen required for framing and forming  crew, wages dependent on experience. Call 943-8287.      #10  Part time relail salss clerk, apply  In person with resume and refs.  Landing Home Hardware. Sunnycrest Mall. #10  We have recently been  awarded a contract for  Ihe mechanical/piping installation of the new  paper machine.  Employment opportunities have been  created in the following  areas:  Confidential Secretary  Superior   typing   and  organizational skills.  Preferred applicants will  have senior secretarial  level experience.  Purchasing Clerk/Typist  Superior   typing   skills  -accuracy a must.  Data entry and 0 Base experience is preferred  RoMptlonlit/Typlit  Good  communication  skills  and  professional  manner.  Sound typing skills.  Drawing Control Clerk  Familiarity wilh receipt,  filing and record keeping  ol construction drawings.  Please submit detailed  resume of your work experience and technical  skills listing references,  in confidence, to:  COMMONWEALTH  CONSTRUCTION  COMPANY  4599 Tillicum Street  Burnaby, B.C.  V5J3J9  Phone: 438-8373  Contact: Del Pawliuk,  Business Manager  IMIKDMTELr MOUIMD  Exp. Iramer & helper, good  wages, permanent position possible. J.R. Redwood Const..  298-5215 or 886-8859 after 6  pm. #12  Help Wanted  Secret Cove Marina requires a full  lime assistant to the manager.  Broad range ol marina duties.  Please contact Cash Whelan or  Hayden at 885-3533 or leave  mess. TFN  Secret Cove Marina requires student summer staff. Please call  Cash Whelan or Hayden at  885-3533 or leave mess.     TFN  PUBLIC RELATIONS  REPRESENTATIVE  Outgoing, people person required  lo handle public relations and  promotions for exciting new  recreational facility on Ihe coasl.  Prolit sharing and wage lor proven perlormance. People skills  and sales ability helpful. Training  provided lor promising individual.  Start now.  For Interview contact B.-'Stuart  between 7 pm-9pm at 885-9209.  TFNs  Opportunity lor sell-motivated individual to operate legion kitchen  in Madeira Park. Inquire  883-9632. #10  Waitresses  Bartenders  & Cooks  Full or Part-Time  Peninsula Motor Inn  886-2804      I  Slucco applicator wanted. Hour  or contract. Phone collecl  733-3528 all. 8pm. #10  Rockwood Lodge Society is seeking a project manager for a proposed Job Development Project  starting in Apr/90 thru  Aug790. Qualifications: Strong  leadership qualities, experience  in the development and carrying  out of successful training programs. Experience In adult  education instruction, administration and management skills, effective communication and interpersonal skills. Closing dale  Mar. 12/90. Box 767. Sechelt,  B.C. VON 3A0  #10  WAITERS &  WAITRESSES  for evenings  Wed. - Sat.  16-24 hrs./wk.  Apply la Pirtttn  between I a 10pm  Wad. thru' Sal.  Elphie's Cibint  Gibsons Landing  Irvines Landing Marina requires  cooks, bartenders, waiters/waitresses and dock personnel lor  this coming season (Apr.-Oct.)  For information and appointment,  please contact Dave Gordon al  883-2296. #11  Beaver Island Groccry.is looking  lor part-time help, kitchen experience required. 883-2108.  #12  Cooks, waitresses and dishwashers. Apply In person Pender  Harbour Hotel Restaurant. Brian  883-9013. fit  Lord Jim's Resort now taking applications for manager, front  desk, waitresses, bartender,  housekeepers, sous chel and  cooks. 885-7038. #10  Help Wanted  Hygenist or CDA wanled part time  in Sechell. Call Dr. Dan  Kingsbury 886-4535. TFN  Wanled: Bar Manager. Applications to be sent to Roberts Creek  Legion, Branch 219. General  Delivery, Roberts Creek. VON  2W0. #10  Receptionist with secretarial  training or experience. This is an  entry level position tor someone  interested in a career as a legal  secretary. Resumes lo Welsh &  Gray. Box 130, Sechelt.       #12  All resumes are NOT equal. Call  Arbutus Offices. 885-5212.   #12  GRAMMA'S  PUB  Wt* need a few good people!  Renovations .ire now complete and we have immediate F/T St. P/T openings for service stuff and  kitchen help. Experience  an asset hut not necessary  as we will gladly train. A  fun-loving attitude is cs*  I for this upbeat  environment. Call Stev  for appointment 886-8215  Light cleaning 1-3 eves, per  week. 985-2373, leave message  please. #10  VOLUNTEERS  NEEDED  Introduction ta Board  Development Video  Workihap - March 8th. 1-4  pm at Community Services.  Public Relations and  Marketing Skills are needed  lo help advertise and promote events lor the Boy  Scout Association on the  Coast.  Emergency Program - needs  volunteers. A one day  workshop and availability in  the event ol an emergency is  the only commitment.  Calabratad Canada Day  -people needed to sit on a  committee to help organize.  First meeting March 7, 4:15  pm at the Elphinstone  Pioneer Museum.  For these and more oppor-  tunnies please call Volunteer  Action Center 885-5881  29.  Business 8.  Home Services  S4G TREE SERVICE  Topping, trimming, pruning,  danger Iree removal, bonded and  insured. 20 years experience.  805-3897. #15  -a  o 755  DELIVERED  $40.00  LYLE FORBES  863-9907  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICE LTD.  Topping - Limbing - Danger Tree  Removal.   Insured,  Guaranteed  Work. Free estimates. 885-2109  TFN  Arbutus OUtcs Services  in downtown Sechell - to serve  you better ��� rm. 217. Teredo  Square (West Wing). 885-5212.  Hrs. 9-4. Alter tour appointments by arrangement,        #12  Have v. ton pickup, will haul,  $75.885-3127. #12  REMODELLING?  29.  Business 8.  Home Services  Professional 4  Confidential  Correspndence  Reports,  Contracts, etc.  Sal* 9aper ffflfll  883-9911  CONFIDENTIAL SECRETARIAL  SERVICES  Word Processing  Correspondence. Resumes  Form Letters  886-4740 #11  Builder, carpenler, handyman lor  all exterior and interior work. C.J.  Klymson will travel. Have local  business rels. Very good work.  Call Chris 885-2043. #10  Coast Construction 885-4190  Roofing���Repairs���Remodelling  Quality custom homes. Materials  and workmanship guaranteed.  Free estimates. 885-4190.    #14  Work Wanted  Framing crew  equipped. Ph  886-7830.  available,   air  alt.   6 , pm  Carpentry, minor plumbing and  electrical.   Reliable,   reasonable  rales and references. 886-8655.  #11  Experienced   housekeeper,  relerences available. 885-5545.  #10  Experienced orchardisl wanls lo  prune your fruit trees. Free  estimates. 885-7906. #10  Handyman: carpentry, electrical,  drywall. painting, eaveslrough  cleaning, no job loo small. Alan  886-8741. #10  Carpentry & plumbing. 10 yrs.  experience, punctual, quality  workmanship. 886-2206.     #10  Landscaper with Iruck and tools,  will do odd |obs. Gel ready lor1  Spring! Call Alex al 885-5846  #11  00 YOU NEED  Brush culling, rolotilling. rubbish  removal, carpet/upholstery  cleaning, window cleaning,  mobile home washing,  housecleaning. Skip's  Mainlenance Service. 885-2373  #11  House silling lor vacationers.  Leave your pels al home Book  now 885-9522. #11  Ability House Cleaning now  available. 885-9522 #11  QUALITY CARPET  CLEANING et LOW  PRICES!!  Any2rms $49.00  3rms. $69.00  4rms_ $79.00  Don I Pilar ��� Call ton  Skip's Maintenance Servlc.  885-2373  Reliable carpenler, quality  workmanship, framing, linishing,  lilework. Francis885-7492. #11  Exp. Iraming forming carpenter  available. Air equipped, please  call 886-9027. Free estimales.  #12  Construction company available  for work from Iraming to  finishing, air equipped, local  relerences available. Call  886-3538 evenings. #12  Available for housekeeping/care-  giver, Tues. & Fri   886-8001  alter 6 pm or 886-3601        #10  HENI1VA1K1NS  Bfir-i-34 7q  H0me PROFESSIONAL  STEAM CLEANING  Carpets  Uphatstsry  romeruL iruckmounieo  E0UIPMENI  BEST POSSIBLE RESULTS  CHERISHED  CARPET CARE ;  886-3823  lion c* u* otvm I %m FtooRcewwiM.  WW  mo |Eap  water users are satisfactorily addressed. Furthermore, that the  Ministry of Forests demonstrate  that its forestry plans are sustainable.'  Our membership has reacted  with great concern to the news  that the Ministry of Forests has  decided to proceed with the logging of approximately 60 hectares in the Bachelor and Edwards Lake area of the Tetrahedron Plateau.  We will be consulting with  the BC Federation of Naturalists (of which we are a  member club) and our locally  elected members of government.  The Sechelt Marsh  Protective Society  tion of demanding quality planning and zoning for Area A,  with a proper community plan  being done first and a zoning  by-law following later is not a  private obsession of the president and vice-president, but a  resolution of the general  membership which was passed  with overwhelming support at  our last general meeting.  The vast majority of us who  attended that meeting and  listened to arguments from the  regional director among others  voted to instruct the executive to  demand the best for Area A and  not settle for a set of zoning  restrictions devised basically by  regional planners with some  fine tuning done by an appointed local committee.  Some of the important points  were that the new by-law does  not include information on such  basic planning facts as how  much the harbour can be built  up before we have to put in a  multi-million dollar sewer  system or before we run out of  drinking water, and that the  new by-law does not control  developments like Farrington  Cove because it creates legal  zones that would facilitate more  of them.  We cannot overlook the fact  that Director Wilson gave his  word to 1 SO people assembled at  our meeting that if we voted to  shelve the proposed new regional district by-law in favour of  the community plan approach,  he would direct the regional  board to follow our wishes,  then he proceeded with the bylaw as if nothing had been said.  We have seen nothing to  make us change the position we  took at our mass meeting and  we very much resent the im-  plciation continually made by  the regional district, by  members of the local by-law  committee and by Director  Wilson that our opinion does  not count.  Our executive is doing  precisely what we instructed  them to do and we support  them fully.  Pender Ratepayers  Editor's Note: Twenty-five signatures accompanied this letter.  How to be a Local Hero  L.OOK for ways yuuc.in volunteer and nuke yourcomniuuil) .1  better place to live. I'iiul out where your friends and neighbours  are giving their time and money and join in.  Be a Local Hero. ^/^T?  Child Care  Molly Mouse has spaces available  for 18 months lo school age. Call  886-3913. #19  Reliable child care needed for 3  children ages 3,5&7. My home,  rels. req. 886-9864. #10  Require live-in nanny, rels. req.  Phone 886-7712. #11  Needed a reliable sitter lor 2 small  boys, weekdays & some Sals..  Roberls Creek area, prefer in my  home, mornings 7:30-12:30. Call  Kelly 886-8842. #12  32-       Business  Opportunities  Inyestor wanled for service  oriented business, no competition, runique producl. $10,000  minimum Apply lo Box 410. c/o  Coast News, Box 68, Sechell  BC. VON 3A0 in slricl confidence. #10  Potential lo earn up lo $100.  $200. $300 per day wilh your  Iruck, van. Details 885-4030.  SI. 1198-1124 Lonsdale Ave..  North Vancouver. BC V7M2H1.  Small inveslmenl required.  #11  Notice lo Creditors  and Others  NOTICE is given lhal creditors  and olhers having claims againsl  Ihe Estate ol Kenneth Websler  Eidl who died Nov. 17/89 are  hereby required lo send them to  Ihe undersigned belore Ihe 7th  day ol March 1990 alter which  date the Executor will distribute  Ihe said Estate lo Ihe persons en-  tilled thereto, having regard only  lo the claims ol which il has  Notice.  by K.A. Crosby. Executor. Box  282. Gibsons. B.C. VON 1V0  #12  INVITATION  TO TENDER  Electoral District:  MacKenzie  Highway District:  Howe Sound  Pro|ect Number:  C-0204-1204  Project Description:  Surfacing  -  Highway  IOTA and Larson Road,  Lund, BC.  Tenders will be opened  on March 13, 1990 at  2:15pm at the Ministry cf  Transportation and  Highways Olfice. 1690  Main Street. North Vancouver, BC.  Surety Bid Bond or Certified Cheque it not required.  Tender documents with  envelope, plans,  specifications and conditions of tender are  available free of charge  ONLY from the Ministry of  Transportation and  Highways, Howe Sound  District Oflice, 1690 Main  Street, North Vancouver,  BC, or the Sunshine  Coast Sub-Office. 1016  Seamount Way, Gibsons,  BC. between the hours ol  8:30 am and 4:30 pm,  Monday to Friday, except  holidays. Phone number  ol Contact Person: Mr.  Bob White at 485-9534.  LAND DISPOSITION  In Land Recording District of Vancouver, and  situated west ol Slakawus Creek, approximately  1.1 kilometres from the creek mouth on the east  side of Jervis Inlet, 50 kilometres north-northeast of  Egmont.  Take notice that Thomas Peter Paul, Chief of  the Sechelt Indian Band, P.O. Box 740, Sechell,  B.C. intends to apply for a quarry lease of the  following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted 45 metres af a  bearing of 220 degrees from the wooden road  bridge which crosses Stakawus Creek, 1.1  kilometres from the creek mouth on Jervis Inlet;  thence 270 metres at a bearing of 310 degrees;  thence 150 metres at a bearing ol 220 degrees;  thence 270 metres at a bearing ol 130 degrees:  thence 150 metres at a bearing of 40 degrees to the  point of commencement and containing 4.05 hectares, more or less.  The purpose for which the disposition is required  is slate quarry.  Comments concerning this application may be  made to the Senior Land Officer, Ministry of Crown  Lands Regional Olfice, #210 - 4240 Manor Street,  Burnaby, B.C. V5G 1B2. Please quote File Number  2404854.  JERVIS   INLET  LAND DISPOSITION  In Land Recording District of Vancouver, and  situated on Piper Poinl. Sechelt Inlet.  Take notice lhal the King's Temple Missionary  Society ol North Vancouver. BC, a non-profil  organization dedicated to Ihe youth ol today,  intends to apply lor a licence of occupation of the  following described lands: unsurveyed.  commencing at a posl 200 m. north of the NE  corner of L3047 thence 300 m. west, thence 300  m. north, to the foreshore and then back along Ihe  loreshore lo Ihe poinl ol commencemenl.  The purpose lor which the disposition is required is  lo provide a summer camp facility for underprivileged and needy youth/children.  Important Note: The North Shore Christian Centre is  Ihe Head Olfice ol Ihe King's Temple Missionary  Society registered in Ottawa and Victoria.  Comments concerning this application may be made  lo the office ol the Senior Land Officer. 4603  Kingsway, Burnaby. BC. V5H 4M4. File Number  2404839.  Please put yukklet'^JX^f)  in their place   cZ^-m'J  APPLICATION FOR A  PERMIT UNDER THE  PROVISIONS OF THE  WASTE MANAGEMENT  ACT  (Special Wastes)  This Application is to be  filed with the Regional  Waste   Manager   at  15326-103A   Avenue.  Surrey. British Columbia,  V3R 7A2.  Any person who may be  adversely affected by the  discharge or storage ol  the waste may within 30  days from the last dale ot  posting under section  3|a) or publication, service or display under section 4, write to the  manager stating how he  is affected.  Preamble: The purpose of  this application is to obtain a permit for storage  of 45 gal. drums containing lighting ballasts that  contain PCB's and have  been or will be removed  from service.  1. Howe Sound Pulp and  Paper limited of Port  Mellon, B.C. VON 2S0  hereby applies for a permit to store special waste  ings and existing buildings located al Howe  Sound Pulp and Paper  Limited, Port Mellon,  B.C. and give notice of  application to all persons  affected.  2. The special wasle  slo-age site will be  located at Lot 1364.  Block 3, Plan 21182  which is at Port Mellon,  BC.  3. The composition and  quantity of special  waste(s) to be stored is;  SriDstariceisl  las specifier)'" '^e  Speci.il Wasle rreflu'dlionsi  Wasle P CB. lighting  ballast  Mawtnun' concentration  ot Mifislrim i' m  speci.n vmte m ��� m  Greater than 50 ppm  M.wrmjni quiWlil*  ot spsci.li wasle  lo m sioiefl I ha)  1251 kg  4. The period during  which the special wasle  will be stored will be temporary until a permanent  disposal facility is available in B.C.  5. The method(s) lo be  used to store the special  waste will be a cinder  block building with cement floor painted with  epoxy paint with a locked  door. Site to comply with  Provincial and Federal  Standards.  6. Dated this 26 day of  January, 1990.  R.W: (Ron) Wilson  884-5223  A copy of this application was posted at the site  in accordance with the  Waste Management Regulations on January 26,  1990.  Waste Management File  No. AS-8761  ^mmtm 24.  Coast News, March 5,1990  for Sechelt Chamber  Liberal leader outlines views  by Caryl Worden  J The Sunshine Coasl should  jiave a 'one-government  lystem', according to Gordon  Wilson.  i The Meech Lake Accord is  ttausing 'creeping regressive-  liess', and the present form of  Education taxation is 'unfair  )nd discriminatory'.  1 Wearing his BC Liberal  leader's hat Tuesday night,  JVilson spoke out on a wide  lange of issues as guest speaker  at  a dinner  for the annual  Seneral meeting of the Sechelt  nd District Chamber of Commerce.  I Following a beet and chicken  lul'fct dinner at the Casa Marine? Restaurant, chamber  members and guests, including  SCRD Board Chairman Peggy  fonnor, Sechell Alderman  poug Reid and the multi-titled  Jtan Dixon, watched as the new  chamber executive was sworn  in.  !: Wilson then opened his  tieech by tracing his involvement in the Liberal party and  defining his views of Liberalism  tjeforc tackling specific issues.  ;| On the national level, he attacked the Meech Lake Accord  faying it causes a "creeping  iftgressiveness, that balkanizes  Canada into 10 indendent states  :fnd essentially creates disharmony and an unequal situation  iji Canada."  i Wilson feels that the whole  ijrenph-English debate is preoc-  otipying Canadians too much.  ')| support French Immersion  irogams," he said. "I think  ley should be accessible and  available from Kindergarten to  the senior grades. But there are  much, much bigger issues,  much more important questions  lhat need lo be addressed."  '; Wilson sees the major issues  to be looked at is the major  gjjobal migration in the upcoming decades, and lhat since one  of Canada's prime assets is the  ainouni of livable space, we'll  have lo be prepared to meet the  demand.  ; "If we do not build a political  and social system which is  tolerant of divulgent cultures,  we ajs,ui Jflr_.a,yery rqughjide,"  hejpredicted.  Wilson  finds our language  debates ironic in view of world  events such as the Berlin Wall  coming down, communist  countries restructuring and  South African apartheid  disintegrating.  In addressing concern over  the recent federal budget,  Wilson was quick to clarify that  Michael Wilson, the federal  finance minister was no relation  lo him.  The BC minister of Finance's  outrage at the cut to provincial  payments was unjustified,  Wilson feels, since the provincial government has done the  same thing to municipal governments for years.  Wilson said that the Liberals  will soon release a paper detailing their ideas for an amendment to the government spending system.  He continued that a ministry  of community development  would then be established to integrate social services, health  care and educational services at  the community level. "The base  funding available to those sections would be established as a  pro forma part of the budgeting  process. In other words, they  become the first priority in the  budgeting process."  He added that taxation for  education would be removed as  an isolated property tax, a  method he called 'unfair and  discriminatory'.  On the local scene, Wilson  lauded the Sunshine Coast as  unique in that it is a 'community of communities' with  numerous assets and potential  such as the lakes and rivers, the  Tetrahedron recreation area,  the Sechelt Inlet system, and a  manageable forest sector.  "But we have to make sure  that we manage the growth that  is going to occur, and I think we  are going to see a tremendous  amount of growth on the Sunshine Coast in the next five to 10  years," said Wilson.  He believes the first management step concerns transportation. "If we're going to have the  capacity to bring more people  onto the Coast, we have to have  a highway that is going to accommodate them," he said.  "There is nqjJQtnt.jnJbrjnging ���  on a larger ferry service to be  able to get more people onto ���  Gordon Wilson, wearing his BC Liberal Party Leader hat, addressed the Sechelt Chamber of Commerce last week. See story  above. ���EvoMwcon photo  30 Years Experience  SWIMMING POOLS  Now is the time to start  planning for Summer Fun  HOT TUBS  Whirl Pool Bathtubs  Steam Rooms  Saunas  Permanent  Vinyl Sundecks  Professionally  Installed  Aluminum & Glass Railings  durodek  886*3730  BY BEAM  INTEX  our highway, if we're bringing  1990s traffic onto a 1950s  road."  With passing reference to his  Area A Director's role in the  SCRD, Wilson said: "We also  have to examine the kinds of  by-laws and community plans  we have in place that are going  to address a broader variety of  land uses." One move already  taken in this direction is the  Hillside project, which he praised as a solid step towards having a managed plan for industrial development.  Wilson also sees a need to  redefine the delivery of government at all levels, starting with  the Sunshine Coast.  "There's roughly 18,000 people on the Sunshine Coast. And  18,000 people need three  governments to look after them?  You want to know where to cut  money? We need to look  toward the elimination of  duplication of government services, and if that means going to  a single government here, then  maybe that's what we have to  do."  When asked by Sechelt  Alderman Doug Reid what  specific route could be taken to  implement this, Wilson said:  "Well, 1 didn't really come  prepared to sell the notion of a  one-government system, but it  seems there has to be a  mechanism to be able to have  simpler, better government  delivery on the Coast." He added that a regionally based ward  system or elected representatives  from existing regions but under  a single government are both  options.  "1 think, right now though,  we could sign a cooperative pact  to share a lot of services and  reduce duplication. The real  problem with having these independent jurisdictions is that  they develop a sense of petty  jealousies or little fiefdoms,"  Wilson said.  836 0*ShM Rd.. Glbtona  3 bdrm., 2 bathrm. rancher, 1 yr. old, skylite, brass fixtures, marble  counters, custom blinds and only 2 blks. Irom shopping, etc. on LS lot with  underground services.         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It is less expensive than conventional methods of  production which are seriously depleting Canadian forests.  Today 98 per cent of paper products provided to.  us from our suppliers are made from 100 per cent  recycled unbleached fibre.  NOW is your chance to help save your environment, let's not just talk about it, let's get together.  j Drop thlt coupon In our ttoro box  \ f nd you may got ��� aurprlaol  ! NAME:      :.    ���   I  ADDRE88: 2  PHONE;,, .hrj  NO NEED TO BUY ��� JUST BROWSE  Offering a 10% Discount during the month of March on Recycled Paper  Get together with a neighbour or friend  Buy your supplies In bulk  SHARE A CASE OF PAPER  Come in and talk to us ��� ask about the facts  JANITOR'S WAREHOUSE  See you at the Home Show, Trail Bay Mall  5538 Inlet Ave., Sechelt


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