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 Victoria. �����--��� "  COAST^NEWS  50 cents per copy on newsstands  Illegal dumping  plagues Creek  by Stuart Burnside  Something smells in Roberts  Creek and il's the garbage people are illegally dumping along  logging roads and the power-  line.  "There's quite a bit of it, as  you can see," said environment  minisrty conserva-        tion officer Doug  Pierce on a tour up  the B and K logging  road Friday.  He points to a  pile of lumber and  home renovation  garbage under the  powerline and says,  "That's new. That  stuff wasn't here  yesterday."  The lumber is ~~~~~  mixed in with Iruckloads of old  branches and garden debris, as  well as larger bits of home  appliances.  "The branches and stuff  aren't too bad," Pierce says,  "except that seeing them  dumped there encourages other  people with less desirable  'This might  have been a  place people  would stop/or  a picnic in tbe  summer. But  not now'  -Doug fierce  "Once an illegal dump gets  started," he adds, "it's damn  hard to stop."  Pierce says there are a number of reasons why people dump  illegally; some people are "just  plain lazy" and don't want to  take the time to drive to the  regional landfill near Sechelt.  Others are avoiding dumping  fees charged at the landfill.  "None of the reasons are  very good," Pierce says, "but  that's the way it goes."  Farther up the B and K logging road there is another pile of  _________     debris.  This one  contains mainly  household garbage,  cardboard boxes,  and a dead cat with  a cast on its leg.  "This kind of stuff  is the worst of all,"  Pierce says looking  around a small  clearing where the  dumping has taken  place. "This might  have been a place  people would stop for a picnic  in the summer. But not now."  He says his ministry doesn't  have the money or time to clean  up illegal dump sites. Unless the  culprits are caught and are willing to clean the mess up, the  garbage will most likely stay  where it is.  "Usually I give people a  chance to clean it up," Pierce  said. "They suil get a ($50) ticket, but they don't have to go to  court.  "In court the judge sets the  fine and it's usually a lot more  than $50."  turn to page 2  Cedar Grove students put indoor sports through a frenzied  pace on a special half day of school Feb. 19. Eight teams played  16 events, such as skateboard racing, packing the gym along  with teachers and parents. Joel Johnstone photo  pagt 6  pagt It  13  fat  NgytiQQse t-^t range^targetted in annual peace vigil  by Jane Seyd  Members of the Sunshine Coast peace  group return today from taking part in  their fourth annual peace vigil held outside the Nanoose military testing range,  planned for this weekend on Vancouver  Island.  The group, along with other peace  organizations, hoped to meet with military officials at the base to discuss concerns and raise questions about the need  for such continued military operations.  They were also to present recommendations from the Canadian Peace  Alliance.  "It redefines what security is" and  brings out issues of social justice and  peacekeeping as more important to current survival than the sort of weapons  testing done at Nanoose,,        said local peace group  member Denise Lagasse.  The group also planned  to voice objections to government spending of $5 billion on military helicopters,  supposedly used to protect      Canada from nuclear submarines,  Lagasse.  "The only submarines we're aware of  in the Strait of Georgia are the ones they  invite here."  'It's really  a passe" thing,  this military base'  - Denise Lagasse  said  Lagasse said the Nanoose military  base continues to be a concern of the  local peace group because "it's right out-   ;     side our door."  Concern in the past has  centred on possible contamination of Georgia  Strait in the event of an  accident involving U.S.  nuclear submarines, which  visit the base.  "With the Cold War ending there really has to be a question about why we continue to risk our environment to maintain  it," said Lagasse.  Over the years, various peace groups  have campaigned to get the base converted to a emergency centre which could  react to environmental disasters, such as  an oil spill in coastal BC waters.  "It's really a passe thing, this military  base," said Lagasse.  Other recent activities of the Sunshine  Coast peace group have included showing of Manufacturing Consent, a film  about American media critic Noam  Chomsky, which attracted a large crowd  to a showing at Roberts Creek school.  An upcoming speaker for the group  will also describe a recent peace vigil  held in Nevada, a frequent site for U.S.  nuclear testing and storage.  Rebuilding a classic 1920s diesel tug  by Jane Seyd  She has the "Cadillac of  diesel engines," knotty cedar in  her cabins and two-inch fir  planking beneath her decks.  Originally, she was built as  the Dan King in North Vancouver in 1924, a tugboat which  pulled scows and log booms in  the inside straits as far as Alaska,  for companies like the Gulf of  Georgia and Straits Towing.  But after almost 70 years of  work, the Nanaimo Tillicum (as  she's been called since the early  1960s) will get a chance to see  the coast another way, after a  major rebuilding project is finished by Bill Thompson and Jack  Cumming of Tillicum Towing in  Garden Bay.  "The old girl's worked quite  a few years, so we're fixing it up  and I'm going to wander around  the coast with it," says Thompson.  "Old tugboat guys like old  tugboats," says Cumming. "They  don't like the new modem steel  boats. These (towboats) are  quiet and they cruise nice.  They're comfortable. They just  require a lot of maintenance."  On the float at Garden Bay,  where the Nanaimo Tillicum is  tied up next to another working  tugboat, the Hunter, a 54-inch  brass propeller that's been re-  pitched to the boat's engine and  reduction gear lies shining in the  afternoon sun. Cumming estimates it weighs about 400  pounds.  Inside the boat there are  wrenches, pliers, a saw, a mallet  and buckets of nails and cans of  wood finish among orange  extension cords.  Where the towing winch used  to be, there's a stateroom built of  tongue-in-groove cedar. "A lot  of the old boats had that years  and years ago... I just got tired of  arborite," says Cumming.  To begin the process of  rebuilding the working boat into  a cruising tug, the whole vessel  was first gutted with a power  saw. "We just cut it all out,  threw it on the wharf and threw  it away," says Cumming.  Left were the walls and the  sides of the hull. Everything else  has been carefully rebuilt again,  with some exceptions like the  original stand for the steering  wheel in the forward cabin.  Cumming, who worked on the  Nanaimo Tillicum for 13 years  around logging camps in the  mainland inlets, says there's a  sentimental value to rebuilding  an old boat: "It's not really heritage... but if you let them all go  nobody would ever know what  they were like."  In the engine room, there's  another classic feature with an  11-foot long, eight cylinder 1950  Gardner engine. "Every boat  guy dreams of owning a Gardner  like this," says Cumming. "Its a  very impressive machine and  they're very hard to get"  While not very powerful for a  working tug, for a cruising boat,  the engine has an especially nice  feature: it hardly makes any  noise. "It's like a big sewing  machine," says Cumming.  Jack Cumming pauses from work, while the Nanaimo  Tillkum's propeller lies in the foreground. Jane Seyd photo  To put the engine in, it was  driven up to Earl's Cove on a flat  bed truck and dropped in with a  log loader. The roof was built up  afterwards.  In addition to the engine,  there are custom-made main fuel  tanks which carry 800 gallons  each, as well as two auxiliary  fuel tanks, two water tanks and a  110-volt generator.  turn to page 12  Fisheries department  launches new board  in consultation effort  by Jane Seyd  With controversy over the  government's aboriginal fisheries strategy continuing among  commercial fishermen, last  week the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO)  announced the creation of a new  advisory board on the issue  which will bring together native  groups and commercial fishing  interests.  But not everyone has seen  that as a solution to their problems.  On Tuesday, the fisheries  department announced the new  board after a meeting in Vancouver between John Crosbie,  federal fisheries minister, and  various fishing interests.  The idea behind the board is  to get commercial fishermen  and native groups meeting on a  regular basis to help each side  gain a better sense of the policy,  said Patrick Chamut, regional  director general of fisheries.  "It's evident when you're dealing with a single group it  doesn't do much to foster  understanding."  One role of the new board  will be to advise the department  about local implementation of  the native fishing agreements.  But Chamut said the department has no plans to either  abandon the policy or to include  the commercial fishermen in  actual negotiations.  With 196 agreements to  complete, "It's not feasible nor  is it appropriate to have someone sitting in on these negotiations between the DFO and the  native bands," he said.  That has not sal well with the  recently formed Fisheries Survival Coalition, which has so far  not been invited to take part on  the new advisory board, and  calls the move an attempt to  placate the fishing industry.  Since native fishing agreements are to be completed by  the end of March, they will be  signed by the department before  the consultation process is even  up and running, says the coalition. A rally protesting the  native fishing policy, to be  attended by local coalition  members, was to be held this  past weekend on the steps of the  Victoria legislature, along with  the BC Wildlife Federation and  the SHARE forest alliance.  Meanwhile, the past president of the United Fishermen  and Allied Workers Union said  the organization would participate in the new board.  While not happy with the  policy, Jack Nichol said it  would be better to know what's  going on than to be completely  excluded from discussions. But  he added, "We're invited as a  sort of appendage to the proceedings..There are no commitments to buy into the process." Coast News, March 1, 1993  Union challenges mediator credentials  Contract talks in the Bayside  mill lockout scheduled for last  weekend broke down Saturday  because of inexperienced mediation, according to IWA Local 1-71  warden Murray Cantelon.  Cantelon said Bayside workers'  negotiating team doesn't think  government-appointed mediator,  Larry Gregg, has enough knowledge of mill operations. "Our  negotiating committee wants us to  continue to pursue non-binding  mediation," Cantelon said  Wednesday when describing the  state of affairs in the Bayside Mill  lockout. "... But we want to try to  get another mediator in here."  Cantelon noted Bayside had  "upped the stakes" in the conflict  by cutting worker's medical benefits after Saturday's talks broke  down.  Bayside workers' negotiating team from left to right, Murray Cantelon,  Vincent and Bill Johnstone, on the picket line.  George Thomas, Barb  Stuart Burnside photo  Conservation officer Doug Pierce inspects an illegal dumping site  under the Roberts Creek powerline, up the B and K logging  road. Smart Burnside photo  Waste education needed'  from page 1  But catching people is hard, Pierce says, and usually it requires a  witness or some clue found within the garbage."  "Mainly we have to educate people" Pierce says. "People have lo  realize that this kind of thing is unacceptable... And really there is no  reason for it. We have a landfill."  SPRING HAS SPRUNG!  RE-ROOF NOW!  Spring is finally here and now is the time to book in your re-roofl  We use quality C,TBdaaT-*Bcle(^^Shingles from the standard  weight shingles to the heaywTO.'Tt high warranty shingles. A  NEW FEATURE is tfie(9)UP FRONT TRANSKRMU  WARRANTY .and that includes our labour warranty! 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"If people are feeling like  that," she said, "that really both  ers me. Obviously I got  enthused about this and others  didn't..."  Roberts Creek elementary  principal Jack Pope further  defended the project. "You  always have to make a judgment  call," he said.  "We fell that this was a really, really worthwhile project."  Canadian-run, non- The whole thing gram to her Lang-  profit international {_ about *-ale   elementary  development agen- ,       .,       ... class.  cy, CODE, whose education, MdS       "Especially  main objective is to helping kids, around Valentine's  increase self-suffi- tonrhevai Day   when   -you  ciency through liter- feacaers |each) aboul |ove  acy in the develop- helping teachers' and sharing."  ing world. . , M             But at least one  It's called'Pro- set of parents have  /NEW WORK  /TORCH ON MEMBRANE  /REPAIRS  /W.C.B. COVERED  /LICENSED & INSURED  /OVER 20 YEARS IN THE  ROOFING TRADE  /FREE ESTIMATES  "LOMANCO" WHIRLYBIRD ATTIC VENTS  ��� KEEPSYOURHQMEGOOL IN SUMMER  ' i PREVENTS CON0B*JSX?1@N IN WINTER  /DUAL BEARINGS  /"NO RUSr ALUMINUM  Ml At $135        ,    CONSTRUCTION  f^TSSJ_^t^S_n^   /LIFETIME GUARANTEE  3  SRI US AT THI HOMI SHOW,   MARCH It, 11* IS. TRAM. BAY MALL  BRIAN'S ROOFING  885-4660  ject Love' because   ������  it's run on Valentine's Day,  explained Marus.  Students are asked to contribute $1.50 toward the purchase and packaging of much-  needed school supplies - writing  pads, pencils, rulers and erasers.  Wrapped in with the supplies  are personally written valentines  from local students, she said.  The students were also  shown a short video on the  impoverished Ghana and its  educational system in Order to  be informed on what they were  being asked to contribute to.  "The whole thing is about  education," said Marus of the  program, "kids helping kids,  teachers helping teachers."  And she wasn't alone in her  __\\\M*A*vi*^ (lociAtT  Cf^y TXTTATTVTat���O  The magazine for explorers of the Sunshine Coast   �� 1993 edition ���   Including Hotel / Motel / B & B Guide,  Sports ft Recreation Guide,  Dining Guide  ��������������� registered a complaint about such teacher-initiated charity programs.  Asked not be named in order  that no teacher or school be  adversely affected by negative  feelings, the couple said they  felt the way the program had  been implemented in the schools  was "highly unethical.  "I think this is a very serious  issue that needs to be discussed," said the mother whose  child was involved in the program.  "It's not that we're against  charity," she said, "but children  should be free to do what they  want to do."  By approaching a child in a  classroom situation, if that child  chooses not to participate,  he/she becomes an "outsider,"  she said.  "Giving in this way only  encourages children to learn to  give because everyone else does  and stifles their own feelings to  decide for themselves where and  when to give.  "I'm not imposing my views  Sechelt chamber questions  district illiteracy, school  board tenders explanation  Reports in the national media citing a 30 per cent illiteracy rate  among high school graduates have been grossly exaggerated, says  Elphinstone principal Martyn Wilson.  Wilson made the comment in response to a letter addressed to the  school board from the Sechelt Chamber of Commerce. The letter,  signed by chamber president Patrick Hobbs, raises concerns on the  literacy rate within Elpinstone and questions a recent public advertisement requesting the services of volunteers to read exams lo students with serious reading problems.  "We would appreciate it if you would let us know why some students at Elphinstone are having serious reading problems," the letter  says. "You will be aware of the fact that our business community  will find it extremely difficult to employ high school graduates with  serious reading problems,  "Everything possible should be done by educators to help such  students to acquire reading proficiency."  Wilson said the advertisement r> es not reflect a serious problem  within the school system.  "The reality is that three per cent of BC's population is either  mentally handicapped or face other barriers to reading. That proportion is reflected in our school," he said.  "We can't start excluding them because they are not able to read.  We try and involve them as much as we can."  Wilson said many of Ihe special needs students need help only  during exam time, during Ihe actual process of reading.  "Many have actually mastered the concepts and skills," he added.  He said in his own opinion, illiteracy is not a big problem in BC.  "It may be a national problem," he said, "I don't know. But not in  BC."  Wilson said members of the chamber were welcome to come into  the school and look at the educational programs, in particular the  level of skill needed to pass a provincial exam, if they had any further concerns.  mm Coast News, March 1,  1993  news  Sharing ups, downs of treeplahting life  Part Ihree in a series  by Darah Hansen  It's the end of February and  David Fuller is packing up once  again, preparing to leave his  Gibsons' home.  It's a move he's well used to,  having done the same thing for  the past five years - living six  months on the Sunshine Coasl  and six months somewhere in  the woods of British Columbia.  "The hazards of a seasonal  vocation," he says.  Fuller is a treeplanter, one of  approximately 2,300 individuals  employed in this aspect of the  silviculture industry every year  in this province. '  A recent emigrant from  Soulh Africa, Fuller said planting was the first job he landed  when he came to Canada.  "I was new to the country...it  seemed like something that was  quite appealing," he says. "I  think it was something new,  meeting new people."  He adds, "I've never been  quite sure of just how long I  planned on staying (in Canada)  so I didn't want to get involved  in something long term."  Of his first year's experience,  his memories are good.  "I thought ihe people were  incredibly accepting," he says.  "It didn't matter who you were  or where you came from. They  were just really warm and  friendly." That's important, he  adds, because the nature of the  work is so difficult.  "People have to deal with  strong emotions of having to  work hard day after day and one  way of getting by is by being  spontaneous lo one another,  being supportive."  And it's really an interesting  mix of people, he says, men and  women, many highly educated.  "I worked with a guy who had a  Ph.D in nuclear physics," he  says. Fuller himself holds a  teaching certificate.  It really seems to attract a  certain mindset, he says. "You  need a certain kind of mindset,it)' >fi  fit .     >lr.ul   la .'..\'<r\ v.Icn  Art by Rick Lowe.  deal with what you are doing.  Some people come out Ihere and  they'll last two days, they'll say  no, not for me... bul people  come out and they just manage  to deal with it.  "There's this kind of strength  there, this mental strength."  It certainly wasn't Ihe money  lhat kept him going      that first year, he '  says. He was planting only 300 lo 400  trees a day, earning  at most $100. After  camp costs, which  run at about $20 a  day, and paying for  necessary equipment, "It becomes a        lol less," he says.  But the other planters were  encouraging. They helped him,  gave him advice on how to better his technique, and some people even planted trees for him.  "They really supported me,"  he says. "It was satisfying the  first time I planted a 1,000 trees.  It was greal."  Fuller says it wasn't until his  second year I lint to .started carn-  Tbere's this  kind of strength  there, this  mental strength'  - David Fuller  llli-ail.il'   'I'lll''  Ml I||V,  ing a lol of money. With the  planting techniques learned and  a new ability to focus on the job  at hand, "I was there to work."  He was planting between  1,000 and 1,500 trees a day on  flat, but unprepared ground up  around Mackenzie. He remembers, "I was making about $200       a day."  But despite the  high numbers, he  says he found the  experience boring.  "You basically  have to run all day  likea jackrabbit.  "The ground  I'm     on     now      involves    more  thinking. You  have to really read il... you may  be dealing with roots or rocks or  places where (Ihe forestry company) doesn't want you to plant.  "There are just a lot more criteria to take into account."  Fuller explains thai he works  for Backwoods Contracting, a  small company which contracts  primarily between Smithers and  Terrace. Itfs.tricky ground up  Barriers muffle g^vel complaints  by Jane Seyd  Almost a year since the last  public meeting on the Construction Aggregates gravel operation, the problem of noise from  the pit is moving slowly towards  a resolution.  Most recently the company  has shut down the night shift  doing actual mining, says local  manager Ray Collier, so all digging with front-end loaders  stops al 11 pm.  "The mining has been the  biggest complaint," he says.  The company has also put  special mufflers on the front-end  loaders, built a sand berm and  erected two plywood sound baffles.  "I haven't heard it lately,"  says Sechell mayor Nancy  MacLarty. "If they are closing  down the graveyard shift it's  certainly helping."  Sechelt resident Dana Sheehan, who's experienced noise  problems in the past agrees:  "There have been some  improvements for some of the  residents."  That doesn't mean noise  from the plant is a problem  complelely solved, however.  A primary screening plant, a  sand plant, and a slone screening plant still operate around Ihe  clock, and residents in different  parts of Sechelt hear different  machinery, says MacLarty.  She says real proof of the  new measures will come later in  Ihe year, when people want to  sleep with their bedroom windows open: "Not many people  are out there listening in minus  six weather."  Last month, after discovering  the Mines Act takes precedence  over local noise bylaws,  MacLarty wrote a letter to Anne  Edwards, the provincial mines  minister, asking that something  be done about it.  "It's a very unique situation  where you have a huge gravel  operation basically in the middle  of a municipality," she says,  calling the Mines Act "not very  comforting."  "It's news to me in what  scope (the Mines Act) has," says  MacLarty. "I know Anne  Edwards wouldn't want to be  living next to it."  But meanwhile the local  manager of the gravel operation  says the company has tried to  co-operate wilh the district.'  "Anybody makes a sound in  Sechelt and Construction Aggregates gels blamed," says Collier.  Recently, Ihe gravel operation shut down completely during December and January, and  "we got noise complaints when  we weren't even running," he  says, adding that people have  become used to blaming the  gravel pit for every loud noise  they hear.  Collier says he's met wilh  people complaining about noise,  even at 4:30 in the morning. But  in one instance, "a guy who  fired up a chainsaw across the  bay drowned it out," he says.  MacLarty gives the company  credit for taking action, but says  significant measures have been  a long time coming.  Meanwhile, Sheehan says  since new management took  over al the gravel pit, there's  been a new willingness to work  with the communily.  "I realize it's a compromise,"  she comments.  1ArCt5tA*  ��� Perms $45  ��� Cuts $10  ��� Noniiclloaving   ��� Longer lasting  ��� Lighter sveight    ��� Minimum  ..  __,  malntenance  ��� No primer  ��� Odourless  Brenda'  Hiaahwav IOI dibsons  III,   Sl   III   Alllls   S   Rl'SlaHHaSllH  886-4805  820 KIWANIS WAY, GIBSONS  m  Enjoy An Active - Carefree Lifestyle  22 Quality Patio homes - Adult Oriented, Single Level  Prices start at $133,800 - 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath Homes  (Wl*  (604)886-4680  For fiirther information contact:  TWIN OAKS DEVELOPMENT CORP.  Hans Ounpuu, RR2, S7, C26,  Gibsons, BC VON 1V0 ' Fax: (604) 886-4623  there, he says, adding the quality  conirol is strict making it difficult to gel 100 per cent payment.  But il's that level of difficulty  which keeps the competition  down and consequently his own  company's wages up.  When the ground becomes  Batter and easier, he says, that's  when the competition starts lo  get intense.  I Fuller says he's heard Ihe stores of bad money being made  by Ihose working for low-bidding contractors. "It's a very  mobile occupation," he says,  with planters always jumping  from contract to contract, always  looking for the best money. By  word of moulh, stories filter in  about conditions elsewhere.  "There are some scary stories," he says. "Especially in the  interior, planters are just not  milking any money." It's a trend  he's noticed over the last five  years, he says, less and less  ground to plant, lower and lower  prices.  But to Fuller that's not necessarily bad news, "I don't see  treeplanting as a long-term  career opportunity in BC.  "I'm in favour of the forest  giving us a living but I think  there are other ways to find  employment in the forest...better  ways of using what we have."  lie says the recent shift in the  silviculture industry from its  previous emphasis on reforestation to maintaining existing  plantations is much needed.  He's come back to loo many  sites that he's planted in the past  only to have to replant them.  "We've come across so many  instances of disease and trees  being browsed by moose and  deer," he says. "In some cases  it's quite scary." "  Asked if Iree planters are  environmentalists, he says, "I  think, by and large, yeah.  "There's always a lot of agonizing when you drive into  another large clearcut - whether  you'll be planting it, whether  your trees are going lo survive."  t.>..     11 ..  -   would like to dumk the Community for your  support at the Feb. 20 "Comedy Night"  fundraiser. 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Our Kim. the stalwart hopeful who as a provincial  rookie tossed her hat into the Socred leadership ring with  Vander Zalm and the duelling Smiths in 1986.  Controversial Kim, who soon struck out at the "style  no substance" leadership of Ihe Fantasy Zalm and publicly broke ranks over her provincial party's attempts to  legislate abortion out of medicare, later ushering in her  own restrictive legislation at the national level.  Savvy Kim. who as Justice Minister elevated boudoir  barrister photography to its apogee in a snap worthy of a  Vanity Fair cover.  Bold Kim. shuffled from the justice department to  become Canada's first woman defence minister, sending  pundit tongues a twitter with speculation that the move  was, indeed, a promotion, a grooming for higher office.  And now every western political strategist in the land  is hitching the proverbial wagon to the Kim phenomenon,  touting the outspoken, frequently strident MP, as the  nearest thing to the farthest thing from the old order represented by Mulroney and his cronies that the desperate  Tories are likely to find.  This is not to reflect too harshly on the travails of Kim  Campbell in her meteoric rise up the political ladders of  the nation, only to forewarn of the sell job emerging as  geographic parochialism asserts itself at the head of the  Tory leadership onslaught in the West.  True, there are other names being touted about, that  heaven forbid should even entertain the prospect of  attaining the prime ministership of this country. The  bumbling and ineffectual Perrin Beatty for example. Or  the embattled Michael Wilson, Bay Street's boy in blue.  Or the dour Barbara McDougall, immigration's mistress  of discontent.  But Benoit Bouchard? A tireless and principled campaigner with strong ties in Quebec and respect in the  party. Or Jean Charest, a fresh face with an unusually  high profile on the federal scene ... then again, maybe not  another leader from Quebec.  Yes, there will be powerful regional forces at work in  the jostling for a new Tory leader in the coming months.  Timing is critical, and say what you will about our  departing prime minister, he has made the one move  capable, perhaps, of reviving the Tories' sagging fortunes. The publicity around the contest will invariably  steal Liberal fire at a time when the uncharismatic Jean  Chretien, whose party is comfortably ahead in the polls,  will be needing to put on steam. Neither will it serve the  interests of the ailing NDP, still struggling for a national  voice in leader Audrey McLaughlin.  Yes, it's head-hunting season again in Canada, as the  polls turn. Election fever isn't be far behind.  Number error  An error in last week's editorial, 'All is not well on the  recreation front', reported that $300,000 was available for  a Healthy Communities project on the Coast. The figure  should have read $30,000.  Of that potential sum, $2,600 was spent last year on  community meetings.  Tim Hone  HeaoH cane...  Use Shaw land  for recreation  An open letter to Mayor  Eric Small  The land given to ihe town  would be an ideal localion for a  central recreational facility. By  making it accessible with subsidized transit service from Eairls  Cove to Port Mellon, it could  serve the entire regional district.  Now that it is seen that a vast  number of Sunshine Coast residents are in favour, may  demand recreational facilities  and you have admitted the  extremely expensive parkland in  lower Gibsons is an eyesore,  isn't it time after these many  long years to at least fix the  fence and plant some grass?  You, sir, and the councillors  of Gibsons, Sechelt and the  directors of the SCRD have to  see thai non-cooperation is hurt-j  ing tbe lax bearers they are  sworn to serve.  Rather than set up another  agency to deal with recreational  matters why not have the elected bodies of the Coast see that  recreational facilities are a top  priority? Have a plan. Go to referendum. Get the money. Now.  J.V. ROZENTALS  Gibsons  Bayside turning to  'emotional terrorism'  Finally, Bayside management has shown its true colours.  The skull and crossbones!  Meeiing with the mediator  we had requested, our negotiating committee did its best to get  the crew back to work and further a dialogue with management over outstanding issues.  The company refused to even  make an offer. Their strategy is  now clear. Starve the crew until  ihey come back, cap-in-hand, to  beg for their jobs on management's terms.  They are also targeting our  families directly. The union has  been informed that the company  is cutting off our benefit payments. It is common practice for  companies in labour disputes to  pay the benefit plans and then  bill the workers when they  return to work. But not Bayside.  Cutting the medical coverage  of our children while we struggle by on strike pay is just the  sort of tactic we have come to  expect in this dispute. From the  start of the lockout, the company has campaigned to starve us  into submission. They offer no  carrot lo go with the stick.  Luckily, the union will cover  the benefit payments, so that the  health of our families is not at  risk. Secure in the knowledge  that someone cares, we will  tighten our belts over bellies full  of rage and not bow to emotional terrorism. We will win this  dispute!  MARK KARPENKO  Picket captain, local 1-71  Workers fighting  for safety, security  As February rushes pasl, it  marks the fourth week management has locked us out of work.  Admittedly, times are tough, but  we do the besl we can to keep  each other's morale up ��� "at  least we have our health," one  man said.  But it seems they want to  take that away now too. I was in  shock when I heard management had cut off our medical  plan, something we have always  had, not just for us workers, but  it's a life sustaining necessity  when you have kids or a pregnant wife.  First they tried to break us by  starvation, now they are attacking us via our families' heallh.  It's low, I know, but we can forgive them for their discrediting  display of inhumane heartless-  letters welcome  We welcome letters to the editor on matters of public  interest. However, we reserve the right to edit  submissions for brevity, clarity and legality. Please mail  your letters to:  Hw Editor  Sunshine Coast News  Box68  Sechelt, B.C.  V0N3A0  ness - if ihey would jusl resume  lalks in good faith.  We have God to thank for the  unseasonably beautiful weather.  He must be on our side and the  community for their support  (your honks and visits .are much  welcomed), and the many donations that have been dropped off  at the picket line and the head  office, have been an enormous  help. All we want is a safe and  financially secure place to work.  We are committed to our cause  and to each other.  UNITED BAYSIDE  EMPLOYEES  Correcting native  firearms remarks  Your readers may be aware  of the information campaign by  the BC Fisheries Survival Coalition. This campaign is to inform  people in matters relating to the  Aboriginal Fishing Strategy.  One part of our information  program has been public  forums.  During a recent public meeting at Pender Harbour I made  remarks about aboriginals being  exempted from the recent Federal Firearms Bill CI7. 1 made  these statements from material  which I had not substantiated. I  have since checked into this  information and found that aboriginals are covered under Bill  CI7.  I apologize for the incorrect  information I conveyed at that  meeting. Thank you for the  opportunity to straighten the  record.  RONALD MALCOLM  Madeira Park  More than Irish blarney was needed this time, Brian  It would have been interesting to watch the  Brian and Bill show in the weeks and months to  come, presuming that friend Brian didn't see the  writing on the wall and retire to write his memoirs.  We are speaking here, of course, of Brian Mulroney, Prime Minister of Canada, and Bill Clinton,  President of the United States.  Prime Minister Mulroney enjoyed the most  remarkable relationships with President Clinton's  predecessors. Whether ii was singing 'While Irish  Eyes are Smiling' with President Ronald Reagan  or going fishing with President George Bush, our  boy Brian achieved a remarkable closeness with  tbe first two presidents of the United States with  whom he had to deal, culminating with Brian and  Myla being the house guests of George and Barbara during the last weekend the Bushes spent at  the presidential retreat at Camp David.  There are good and understandable reasons why  this was so, and equally good and understandable  reasons why a like intimacy with President Clinton  wis almost certainly not on the cards.  On the personal level, Brian Mulroney has, as  long as he has had memory, been adroit al ingratiating himself with older Americans. There are stories about the boy from Baie Comeau being trotted  out at a very early age to sing in his sweet boy  soprano for the President of the Iron Ore Company  musings  john burnside  of Canada. He has been polishing those skills of  ingratiation all his life.  He prospered to become Mmself the President  of the Iron Ore Company ��f Canada and at the  behest of his American mastft was the overseer of  the closure of tbe plant in his hometown.  Mulroney took a lifetime of practice at being a  loyal and ingratiating underling of American leaders into his relationships with Reagan and Bush.  President Reagan and President Bush loved the act  and esteemed the Canadian Prime Minister. It is a  wise man indeed who will not leam to love unceasing flattery well applied.  Politically, too, Mulroney fit right into the prevailing political wisdom of the Reagan and Bush  years. Along with Margaret Thatcher of Great  Britain, the three North American leaders were at  the forefront of the laissez-faire conservatism  which was all the rage in the misspent '80s.  Only Mulroney was left still in charge today.  Despite the doctrinaire ebullience of these primitive capitalists, the economies of the countries they  led and in which their doctrines held sway are all  in serious difficulties today. From being an insider's insider, Mulroney was left behind by political  events outside his own country like something that  was missed when tbe movers came.  Couple all this with the fact that Mulroney was  dealing with a very different President thain he has  had to deal with before, and tbe seeds of difficulties to come were well and truly sown.  Again on tbe personal level, it is by no means  an irrelevance that for the first time in his life Mulroney was having to deal with a vastly more powerful leader, younger than himself. Tbe ingratiating  skills of flattery and deference which have stood  Mulroney in good stead all his life were unlikely to  be effective with Bill Clinton.  Nor did it seem likely that Mulroney, at least in  his own eyes a veteran international leader, would  have been able to bring himself to play the role  with bis accustomed smoothness and willingness  for this neophyte President.  On tbe heels of bis first visit to Washington the  first cracks had begun to appear. One prominent  American newspaper commented that the Canadi  an Prime Minister appeared to lecture the American President on the importance of the Canada-  United States relationship in his remarks at the  close of the visit. Public hectoring does not  bespeak a meeting of the minds in the preceding  private talks.  Politically, Mulroney was meeting an American  President who has been by far the most outspoken  and effective critic of the kind of economics for  which Mulroney has been a tireless, if unconvincing, advocate throughout his years in power.  It is not just that Clinton has castigated the disastrous economic records of Reagan and Bush during the 12 years they led the world's most powerful economy. Lately, he has had some extremely  harsh things to say about some of Mulroney's own  most determined economic initiatives, albeit indirectly. The giant pharmaceutical companies come  immediately to mind and I may have more to say  about this on another occasion.  President Clinton can barely conceal his contempt and anger at the damage done by Mulroney's  friends in the White House. Mulroney has been an  uncritical supporter and emulator of those policies  without exception. It was going to take more than  Irish blarney this time, Brian. It was time to resign  and join your buddies in the pasture.  Let somebody else have a go.  COAST5'NEWS  Suetcrlpoon ffjfu for  IA# Cosst /VStf? Of .ws wscwefaostfT  Canaofa.' 1 yaw ��� $15 * J2.45 CST - J37.45  6 months ��� $20* $1.40 CST - $21 w  Htlley* 1 year ��� ��40 INu CST)  Rag. 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AWAMD-WINHNG asa-aaa-aa-aar 1  The Sunshine Coast News is protected by copyright  and reproduction of any pan of It by any means as  prohibited unless permission in writing _ first secured  from Classford Press Lid, holder of Ihe copyright Coast News, March 1, 1993  5  .  British exodus or just tradition}  A week ago there was a big  poll in Britain, headline stuff in  the London Observer and widely picked up here by TV and  radio, which came up with the  shivery news that 49 per cent of  all Brits would now like to  move out of the country 'if they  could.'  This could seem to be a  shocking insight into the real  stale of mind of the Brits, whom  many of us like to think of as  happily homebound and cozily  conventional. As it was retailed  to us here, or as I heard it, it  came over wiih quite various  comments, trailing quite different questions, different points of  view.  One, whose name I didn't  catch, came on with the utmost  seriousness saying that this  unmasking of the true underlying convictions of almost half of  all lhe people meant that the  British thing, going back to  before Alfred the Great, was  finally spinning apart, ll was not  everyone, you gathered, who  would be shedding many tears.  Others were more frivolous.  How did Princess Di respond to  the poll? How did the queen?  How would it affect the tourist  bureau? (Who wants to go to a  country where half Ihe people in  it are doing their utmost to  leave?)  Could some of them feel  strongly enough to have a go at  populating Ellesmere Island?  Mainly, however, it must be  said that this was taken straight  as a ground level revelation of a  genuine and deep depression  now permeating the land that  kept its cheer through the blitz,  etc. As such, I guess it can be  taken seriously, but from which  point of view?  For one thing, do these ardent  escapees have any clear idea of  where they want to go? Supposedly a man, however trapped in  Leeds or wherever, still doesn't  want to go to Somalia. There  will be almost infinite gradations on this theme. People,  asked by a poll if they would  like to leave the country 'if they  could' may have some ideal  notion of Tahiti or Bali in mind.  But what we will all realize  encountering a story like this, is  that most of these would-be  adventurers are going to have  Canada in mind. It's hard to get  into the US, Australia is loo far  away, few people, if any, must  be wanting to move to South  Africa these days. There are all  sorts of interesting and eminently livable places dotted about,  but Canada is going to be, is  now in some millions of dreams,  the Mecca for this lot.  Figures are not things that I  remember well, but 49 per cent  of the population of the UK is  something like 24 million Brits.  Could we handle, would we  in a nutshell  OPEN HOUSE ��� FOR SALE BY OWNER  Neonex Imperial  14x70'Mobile Home  Comeau Trailer Park  #22, 1416 North Road,  Gibsons  3 BDRM, 400 SQ.FT. DECK,  NEWLY RENOVATED  886-8095  -PRIVATE   SALE-  $39,9Q0  handle, 24 million Brits, sight  unseen, 'if they could come?'  Not, as you might say, bloody  likely.  There would be so many  points of concern. Oui* notion,  and ours is the only one, of multiculturalism would be a strong  but shadowy factor. Should it  become a United Nations thing,  should it be put that these unfortunates would otherwise die of  ennui or whatever they think ails  them, I doubt it would make any  difference. On the basis of this  poll then, we are left with an  image of 24 odd million Brits  poised on the cliffs there with  nowhere to go.  The fact, of course, to my  mind anyway, is that little, if  anything, has been revealed by  this poll. If you had taken a similar poll in Elizabethan times  you might well have had more  than 49 per cent prepared to  leave. Many, of course, over all  those centuries did leave, the  founding fathers of America, for  example. It seems most probable  that goodly numbers of Brits  stuart nutter  1 have been ready to leave 'if they  : could' for many, many years.  Slill there are all these stories  I of the down-skid of Britain. Too  many people, some flocking in,  too many cars, too many roads,  too many taxes, too many problems with the educational system, no empire.  But I was there six years ago  for six weeks and 1 hadn't been  back there from Canada for  almost 60 years.  We had a house in London  1 for the stay and I mainly, during  the day, just walked around. I  would have to say that I found  the people generally, almost  always in fact, cheerier, more  energetic, more outgoing, more  prepared to talk than their oppo-  sites in Toronto.  What they all seemed to me  was pleased, pleased to be in  London. I really can't see 49 per  cent of them wanting to leave.  In fact, my thought about this  poll is: Why don't we have a  poll here to see what percentage  of British emigres would like to  go back'if they could.'  IT'S  COMING...  Wntcb for our Jiicjjn-dollnr  in-stock BLOW OUT SALE  SHOWROOM 851 HWY. 101 GIBSONS PH/FAX 886*3191  ��� ������������������������������<������������  letters  Child tax bill unfair  to working families  Mulroney and his cabinet  colleagues repeatedly promised  that no one would lose under the  new child tax credit bill.  Public requests for copies of  ihe legislation were denied right  up to voting in parliament on the  grounds that no one would lose  and that low-income families  would actually gain under the  new child lax credit scheme. iil  1 Oh, what fools we are lo  believe the lies of politicians  againl Yes, under the new legislation Ihe rich lose nothing nor  do families on welfare.  However, the poor lower and  middle income working families  once again have been shafted.  Under the new tax bill family  incomes over $25,000 with no  allowance for size of family are  not eligible for the working  income supplement and many of  these families, especially the  larger families, will see an  increase in income tax even taking into account the non-taxable  nature of the child tax credit.  High income families will neither suffer nor benefit.  Even more serious is the  effect on seniors who are  attempting lo raise children on  often fixed and meagre pensions  through no fault of their own.  Their pensions or annuities  bought out of their lifelong savings are classed with welfare  payments and are not considered  in calculating child tax credit  supplements.  As a result many seniors  already having a hard time trying to raise grandchildren or  other children on pensions or  annuities hardly sufficient for  two will be hit with a further  decrease in income. Once again  the wealthy senior will not be  affected.  I spoke to the deputy minister  of finance in Ottawa who said  that these sections of the bill  were considered by cabinet and  that the purpose is to encourage  pensioners to seek work to support their children rather than sit  at home and collect family  allowances     and     pension  cheques. I found his attitude  insulting to seniors who have  worked for up to 50 years to  save for their pensions and  through no fault of their own  find themselves having to raise a  second family in their declining  years.  They at least deserve equal  treatment in our tax laws to  young working families. This is  the second tax bill to penalize  seniors unfairly, the first being  the double taxation of social  security payments for wWch  most seniors paid social security  premiums in the past."' :;  There are all sorts of tax  goodies for the wealthy' including dividend exemptions,  increased RRSP allowances and  capital gains exemptions.  Why increase taxes at this  time for lower middle income  families and especially senior  WE'RE STILL HERE  UPSTAIRS  "New Lucky Dollar Store"  HELP THE  Donations    886-2488 or Box 598  Jeannie's j��ffotj %a.,i Sunt  Special Savings Now In Effect  t*      _thru Saturday March 27       ^  Check List  ��� Are the claws worn thin?  ��� Are the side stones secure?  . Are the centre stones secure?  ��� Is the shank worn thin?  Claw Retyping  Reg. Price $44 <3A  for 4 claws        ^w"  for 4 claws  Karat Gold  Chain Solder  Reg. Price $10  $8  $6  Ring Sizing  Made Smaller  Reg. Price $12  Made Larger t^A   +4m  Reg. Price $16- $20 >IU'>14  Half Shanks By Estimate  Gold  11*  SUNNpESIMALL  Gibsons  Jeannie's  Gifts & Gems  Sept.  26  cl .mcl  Karat  C leaned  n ho  886-2023  families wilh children. The ones  you are penalizing are the children.  Shame on you, Mulroney, for  your lies and your shabby treatment of families with children  just so that you can raise a few  more tax dollars for your recent  so-called business holiday in  Florida at taxpayers' expense.  F. KONOPASEK  Halfmoon Bay  mm  Gibsons Park Plaza ��� Phone: 886-2670  "top 20" realty  _v*\_t^V^TWmmmmmm_t<    ___t\  Z_CZ��SZ_W_m _uw\\  Van. line 682-7392 ��� Fax: 886-3760  Here We Grow Again!!  RE/MAX "top 20" Realty is pleased to welcome Clay Carby  to its growing team of Professional Realtors  Ctay has been a resident of the Sunshine Coast  since 1968 and has been in the Real Estate  Industry since 1986. He comes to RE/MAX as a  top produa*er with his lormer company.  Clay is very knowledgable of the Sunshine Coast  as prior to his Real Estate career he was employed as a Civil Engineering Draftsman with the  Sunshine Coast Regional District and the Minis-  try of Transportation and Highways. Clay is dedicated to providing prolessional service to all his  clients and invites all his past clients to contact him at his new office or at his  home number 886-8673.  Clay Carby  886-2670  Chances are we're going to sell your home.  Why not call us first?  Van. toll free 682-7392  << ������   ;_ y.t't  _,_,  Jltllfa I  ��� ' ���    ��f  IFYOUHAVENTSEEN  OUR NEW CARPET,  THEN YOU HAVENT SEEN  60%  eve  SAVB  50%  ^0rren Knit  c��rd p  ants  'enitn  JcKkets  Spo��Jackets  CLOSED  MONDAY  MARCH I  /tfwptwj  II  MmsWear  Trail Bay Mall. SaKhart HS-8TO  ���  MORI  IN-STORE  SPECIALS Coast News, March 1, 1993  TOWN OF GIBSONS  SEA CAVALCADE IS ALIVE AND WELL  The Town of Gibsons is pleased to announce that a nonprofit society is being formed to oversee the activities of  Sea Cavalcade this year, which is scheduled for July 23-  25,1993.  A small, but dedicated group of volunteers is in place,  however, there is always a need for more. If you are  interested in helping organize the festival please come to  the Kinsmen/Lions Hall in Dougall Park this Tuesday,  March 2nd, 1993 at 7:00 p.m. or leave your name and/or  suggestions for events at P.O. Box 1723, Gibsons, B.C.  VON IVO  T. Eric Small  MAYOR  community  Cedar Grove girls A team  looks on as Roberto Creek's  basketball team notches  another victory en route to a  first place finish In Group B  tournament play Tuesday at  Elphinstone Secondary.  Joel Johnstone photo  Featured Pub of the Week  Back Eddy Pub  A Family Restaurant  ��� Fish & Chips  ��� Skookum Burgers  ��� Clam Chowder  ��� Much, much more  i|2  Dine and enjoy the beauty  of Jervis Inlet  Kitchen hours: Noon - 8 pm  Closed Mondays & Tuesdays  1/2 mile north ol Egmont on Maple Road  883-2298  FAMILY DlftlNG  Andy's Rntauiant - Lunch and din- a  ner specials every day. Houm ape-  ' dallies include prime rib, veal  ! dishes, steaks, seafood, pasta. Thai  food and lots of new gourmet dishes. Don't miss Andy's great lunch  buffet Mon - Fri and our popular  Sunday brunch, 11 am - 2:30 pm.  Hwy 101, Cibsons, 886-3388. Open  7 days a week  TIM Bolt Houm - Just a ferry ride  away in beautiful Horseshoe Bay,  offering daily choices of fresh and  flash frozen seafood from the  West, East and Gulf Coasts as well  as a variety of other specialties.  Join us after 5 pm for dinner or for  our spectacular Sunday Brunch,  served between 10:30 am and 2  pm. Friendly service in a relaxed  atmosphere and fabulous meals  are just some of the reasons you'll  keep coming back. If you have an  important rendezvous or a ferry to  catch, please let us know and we'll  make the necessary accommodations. For reservations call 921-  8188. All major credit cards  accepted.  Oar Lebanon Restaurant - Come and  join us for Lebanese cuisine. Lunch  and Dinner features include Chicken, Beef, Lamb and Vegetarian  dishes, Shishkebabs, Falafels, Cappuccino, Espresso and Desserts.  Mon - Sat 10am ��� llpm, Sunday  11am - llpm. Eat in or take-out.  Catering for parties and weddings.  Everything we make is made with  love! Gibsons Park Plaza, Hwy.  101. al Pratt Road, Gibsons, 886-  3572. Visa and MasterCard.  Licensed.  Hald-A-Way RMtaurant - Bring the  whole family and join us for great  dining at the Haid-A-Way Restaurant in Cibsons Motor Inn on Hwy.  101 al Park Rd. Our friendly, helpful staff and warm, pleasant atmosphere will add to your enjoyment  of our excellent breakfast, lunch  and dinner menu, which includes a  children's section.We're open 7  days a week, 5:30am - 2pm, dosed  from 2pm - 5pm with evening  hours 5pm-10pm. Our Sunday buffet (11 am - 2 pm) features a  scrumptious salad bar, with a large  selection of hot and cold dishes  and desserts. Eat io your heart's  content. Don't forget our Friday  night 2 for 1 special 5pm-10pm.  Reservations 886-4501. 50 seats  plus banquet room.  HilWdo Family RMtiursnl Located in  Seaview Place, Hwy 101 Gibsons.  Family Dining with Special Children's Menu. Relaxed country  atmosphere and reasonable prices.  Our specialties are steaks and  burgers, homemade soups, pies  and salads, and entrees. Daily Specials. Take-Out available upon  request. Licensed & air coridi-  tioned.Winter Hours: Open Sun -  Thurs, 11 am - 9 pm. Fri <V Sal 11  M_u_i___^^^___u__m^_^__^^m_^mOv_m_m, i       irniniii ii��m�����ftiaaa.ii   i   ���  am-10pm. 886-2993 dinner. Fully licensed. Hours,  WpHaaaaaHflv- SssnHaav   I aassa-h 11  NIGHT ON THE TOWN  Tht Wharf - Open for breakfast,  lunch and dinner seven days a  week. Breathtaking ocean view  and sunsets from every table. Continental cuisine and seafood at its  best. Sunday Brunch from 8 am - 2  pm. Fully licensed and air conditioned. Dinner reservations recommended. Hwy. 101, Davis Bay.  885-7285.  Niw Chins Kitchen - CIBSONS  PARK PLAZA, 1100 HWY. 101.  Come enjoy our Gourmet Chinese  Buffet featuring over 16 hot dishes  plus salad bar & dessert. Also featuring a full service menu including Canadian Cuisine. Lunch or  Dinner. Licensed premises, dining  facilities for meetings, banquets  and parties. Hours: Sunday -  Thursday 11:30 am ��� 9 pm. Friday  & Saturday, 11:30 am -10:00 pm,  lunch buffet 11:30 am - 2:30 pm,  dinner buffet 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm.  For reservations call 886-3028. Free  delivery from 5 pm - 8:30 pm within 6 km radius. Minimum $15  order. Visa/Mastercard accepted.  Backeddy Pub - Enjoy the natural  beauty of Jervis Inlet while tasting  one of our many homestyle specialties in the pub; or Ihe casual  surroundings of our family restaurant. Our "Skookum Burger" is a  challenge to the biggest appetite.  Backeddy Pub - located 1/2 mile  north of Egmont on Maple Road.  Closed Monday and Tuesday. Pub  open noon - closing. Kilchen  hours: Noon - 8:00 pm.  Irvliws Landing Pub - Dinner menu  offers a variety of appetizers and  entrees featuring local produce  and fresh seafood in a relaxed setting with ocean view. Average dinner for two, $30. We're now open 4  days a week - Fri tV Sat: Noon -11  pm, kitchen Noon - 9 pm; Sun, *c  Thurs: Noon - 10 pm, kitchen  Noon - 9 pm. For the WINTER  MONTHS ONLY, we are closed  Mon., Tues. (r Wed. Pender Harbour, 883-1145, Mastercard ec Visa.  Fully licensed  FINE DINING  Blut Htron Inn - Located on Ihe  waterfront, enjoy lhe view of East  Porpoise Bay. Observe Ihe tranquil  ducks and geese or dine by moonlight with a candle at your lable.  To savor this superb dining experience, reservations are required for  amner. ruuy licensee noui  Wednesday- Sunday. Lunch i  am- 2pm, Dinner 5 pm. 885-3847.  Ctltl Phllippi fliitiiirint at Bon-'  nlebrook Lodge. The fire Is burning every evening in our rugged  stone fireplace. We have candlelight and fresh flowers on the  tables. Soft music is the final touch  to set the scene for a relaxed  evening of fine dining, we have an  extensive wine list and friendly  professional service. Your hosts  Chef Philippe and Karen Lacoste  invite you to have thai special dinner you go to Vancouver for -  right here in Gibsons! Follow  Cower Point Road to Ocean Beach  Esplanade. Reservations recommended. 886-2188. Open 5:30 p.m.  6 days a week. Closed Wednesdays.  Creak Houm - Intimate dining and  European cuisine in a sophisticated  yet casual atmosphere. We serve  selections of rack of lamb, duck,  crab, clams, scallops, steaks and  daily specials from a constantly  changing menu. Reservations recommended. Roberts Creek Road  and Beach Avenue - 885-9321.  Open from 6 pm. Thurs. through  Sun. Visa & Mastercard. 40 seats.  El Nino - Dine in the finest ocean  view restaurant in Cibsons Landing. Savour the delights of fresh  seafood from around the world.  Our extensive Dinner Menu  includes fresh seafood in our soup,  salad, hot or cold appetizers, main  courses and pastas. Other entrees  include steak, veal, chicken and  lamb. Caesar salad for two and  flamM desserts are prepared at  your tableside. Our lunch menu  contains sandwiches and burgers.  Lunch hours: Thuri thru Mon  11:30 - 2:30. Dinner hours: Wed  thru Mon 4:30 - 9:30. CLOSED  TUESDAYS. Visa and Mastercard.  Reservations recommended. 886-  3891.  ��� On The Batch - Dine in a  friendly atmosphere, watch cruise  ships glide by 4 sample the fine  cuisine of Ihis renowned restaurant. Open 7 day a week for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Brunch on  Sunday 8 am-2:30 pm. Dinner  Reservations Recommended. In the  heart of Sechelt at the Driftwood  Inn, Trail Avenue. 885-5811.  EAT IN TAKE OUT  En* I Osajn's Drive In - Take out, or  delivery. Pizza, dinners, salads,  burgers, chicken, desserts, drinks,  ice cream. Free home delivery  within 4 miles, after 5 pm only, on  $10 minimum orders. Small charge  for orders under $10. Hwy. 101.  Gibsons. 886-7813.  !   I  '   '       .,~  -     -    '     -  george In glbsons  by George Cooper  Fundraising events at Ihe Langdale school are  scheduled for March 6 and April 17.  The first is the great mushroom manure sale,  available by the yard or by the bag. The yard measure is $15 less than the same quantity by bags.  Deliveries from Port Mellon to Woodcreek Park  are included in the price. Order early.  The second is the silent auction, the biggest  event for fundraising in the year. No donation too  small!  On Friday, Feb. 19, Gibsons elementary held its heritage recognition  day to which former principals were  invited and with many pupils and  teachers in costume of yesteryear.  The   former  principals  were  'Unusual in this  day of  enlightenment  and non-violent  far past incredible. Believe mc, so did the teachers  of the time.  No copying machines, everything written out on  the chalkboard the evening before; classrooms of  35 to 40 pupils', no library or gym. But what profuse and rapid changes in recent years.  Among the former principals were Ray Elliott,  now retired from the Burnaby school district and  living once again in Gibsons. Ray was in Gibsons  elementary in the 'old' building, now the district    resources cenlre, in the last half of the  1940s.  Sam Reid, David Rempcl, and Verne  Wishlove renewed acquaintance with a  number of the school staff.  Dave Rempel is now an elementary  principal in Maple Ridge and the direc-  assigned to small groups of pupils to culture that any tor of Friendship Exchange, a group he  mention of the  strap would  come from  youngsters'  respond to their questions about  bygone times in the school.  Some of the school days as principals were for some of us much more  bygone than for others. And those  long bygone days arc in distinct contrast to the present.  Pupils asked about discipline - ie, did you use  the strap? Or, about lessons like spelling and hand  writing; number of pupils in a classroom; and  important matters like the price of chocolate bars.  Unusual in this day of enlightenment and nonviolent culture that any mention of the strap would  come from youngsters since corporal punishment  was banned in the mid-'fSOs. But the stories linger  on, it would seem, like folk tales.  ���   i Some pupils may have found conditions in lhe  founded to provide exchanges of pupils  in brief stays in other countries, Russia  for one. The purpose, to foster friendship, tolerance and understanding.  Sam, like me, is retired and busy;  Verne, director of Ihe district's Continu-  ~~~~~~ ing Education programs.  John Nicholson, Ihe present principal of Gibsons and Keith Brind, the school librarian, certainly deserved the congratulatory applause they  received at the special luncheon, both for their  organizing of the event and for their somewhat  Victorian costumes.  Staff, too, and pupils who were most hospitable  and friendly, and of course, Ihe ladies of the parents advisory; fipgnci,!, who, were the most gracious  ,,;of luncheon hosts. ';..,;.,.i .  <lll lv  Gibsons seniors activities abound  by Pat Edwards  If you are one of those who  thinks the Gibsons seniors meet  once a month to have a cup of  tea and discuss their aches and  pains, think againl Younger  members of the community  would do well to follow the  example set by over 200 members of Branch 38.  As a newcomer to the group  this year, I admit that I was  amazed at the number of activities open to the members.  Whatever your interest, there  is someone to lead a gathering  and if you should come up with  a new idea, before long you will  have enough interested members to get it off the ground.  THOSE BLOOMIN' SUMMER  BULBS ARE HERE!  m     ��� tt ��� PEONIE  ��� MUCH MORE  INTRODUCING... NATURE'S  RECIPE  A new brand of  quality dog &  cat food!  BE AN ALL WEATHER GARDENER WITH A...  SOLAR OPTIC GREENHOUSE  Warmer in winter  Cooler in summer  Regulates temperature  and humidity  Proven in B.C., Alberta,  Manitoba, and Yukon.  Virtually impervious to  wind & hail.  GROWVEGETABLES  & FLOWERS IN ALL WEATHER!  ff wkfc,.**yaijiylena-*'hta5'seca*>ns. IVk>ukaWiULTlW\10L.*in,a*iRECriNG  FIBMGL\SS|x**vcniipLuiilxijTiii^ai>dOTi-*1>aiing No maintenance.  No foundation needed. Purchase cost, only cost. DIRECT FROM THE  MANUFACTURER. DeUvaaedandassembk*d,w^aaK)yeaVwainjuy.  SEE US AT: Empty Lot across street from  Madeira Park Shopping Centre  MARCH 3*4  Sales rep available 1100 am - 5-00 pm (display unit altvavsopen)  ORDERNOW TOR EARLYSPRING DELIVERY  MADE IN CANADA: Imperial Sysiems Inc.: Box 1110,  b**^b**^bj*-  Sua-ntncrtand,BC VOH IZO(604)494-3226       HaalH  One of the most popular pas-  times is carpet bowling on  Wednesday afternoon. For the  artistic types, join the painters  on Friday, or the ceramics class  which starts again soon.  For the athletic types, another recent addition lo activities is  the table tennis group which  meets on Monday morning.  There are also two exercise  groups each week, on Tuesday  and Friday morning, or Tai Chi  on Friday afternoon.  For card players, there is Friday evening whist and cribbage,  or Monday afternoon bridge.  Later in the season, Ihe hikers will be back on the trails and  bus tours are also arranged.  Other forms of activity and  entertainment include the  monthly birthday tea and several dances throughout the year  including Hallowe'en, New  Year's and the St. Patrick's  dance scheduled for March 20.  The recent Burns' dinner,  followed by entertainment and a  dance, included a demonstration  of Scottish dancing by our own  Scottish dancers.  If you are interested in joining any of these activities, it is  necessary to become a member  of the club by paying a nominal  annual fee of $5. A popular misconception is that one must be  65 years of age to join, but we  welcome anyone of 50 or over.  Why not join us at our next  meeiing? We meet on the first  Monday of each month at 1:30  pm.  Going Away  on Vacation?  Your Secret's  Safe With Us  leave your cares at home wiih us.  M/AjilanalCare  MauCkia-ta|aiidFos-.Tmliii|  Indoor Ham and Yard lUrieaMK  Re-altar Home dank or Uve-k Serrtce  CA1LSIUR0N 885-2228  <|r  CubMibm-IVitdi  BC2*i)^UC!N8*--J INSUHED  _m Coast News, Marcn i,   i****j  community  conrnnmttym\iC9ttockty  by Dianne Evans  You know spring is in the air  when baseball is an item in the  sports news.  You can win reserved seats to  the Baseball Classic double-  header April 3 and 4 with the  world champion Toronto Blue  Jays, the Seattle Mariners, Milwaukee Brewers and Detroit  tigers at BC Place Stadium.  First prize in the Community  Services raffle is five seats  (value $22 each) for April 3;  second and third prizes are four  seats (value $15 each) to the  April 4 games. Tickets are $2  each on sale at Community Services or from stores and individuals Coast-wide, call 885-5881  for more info.  Bridges  Bridges is a physical and  occupational therapy program  for children from birth to 18  yean, sponsored by Community  Services. Therapists work in  collaboration with parents, caregivers and school-based teams  to help create special programs  for each child whose development is cause for concern.  An occupational therapist  helps improve the quality of  movement and posture, and promote independence in activities  of daily living, such as feeding  and dressing.  She helps the child develop  skills for community living and  socialization.  A  physiotherapist  helps  ���  I     __^\J_k 1  ;    m  W_m              "  li  ,   ... ��-aa�� ,. aVi  f  w M  W  ^fr~jR  JL  T ��  L  "W*s  1  1  ***_%���>        J  mmmfk  mi  im  ���*E*~   -  - "._...  .*��Wmm%&'C_j  t'{    ' '������:;':-  ���t'.*'*��_��y '  Nathan, 3, Is a special-needs child or Community Services Bridges  program. Physiotherapist Ellse Rudland (right) works with  Nathan's parents and one-to-one workers to help develop Inde  pendent motor skills,  improve the quality of posture  and gross motor skills. She is  concerned with preventing or  controlling joint deformities and  promoting safe, independent  mobility. Parents and caregivers  can learn safe lifting, carrying  and transfer techniques.  Bridges is a concept too. The  therapists help bridge the gap  between the isolation a special-  Joel Johnstone photo  needs child might have felt in  the past and a full participation  in community life that the program helps make possible. Individual strategies are planned and  incorporated into the daily routine of the child at home, at play  and at school. These strategies  are integrated with educational  goals for school-aged children.  Elise Rudland is a registered  physiotherapist, Linda Daniels  and Sandy Wrightman are registered occupational therapists, all  with more than 20 years experience in the field. Referrals are  made through school, or in the  case of preschoolers and children not in a School District 46  class, referrals can be made to  Ellse Rudland at 885-6388.  Buying the Building  Bridges is one of the major  reasons why we need the security and space afforded by the  Inlet Avenue building which we  want to buy. The program's present location at Rockwood is not  wheelchair accessible, which  means that if parents need to  bring children into the office,  they must be earned up stairs.  As well, a big part of the program is lending out of special  equipment to parents, daycares  and schools. Storage is a problem under the present circumstances, one which can be  solved with the increased space  our building will offer.  We will be sorry lo lose Continuing Education as a neighbour, but programs like Bridges  will utilize the space to give the  community increased accessibility. As well, the comprehensive  print, video and E-mail library  which Bridges has compiled will  be a useful community resource.  For more information on the  building project, call executive  director Vicki Dobbyn at 885-  5881.  roberts creek  by Beverley Shipley  Roberts Creek residents, in particular  those who live on Highway 101, are concerned about and fighting for control of  development on the highway (through the  OCP process). In a front page article of the  Coast News Feb. 22 issue, the results of a  Sechelt and District Chamber of Commerce  survey questioning over 4,000 non-residents  visiting our area last year, report in part as  follows: over 58 per cent said they didn't  like the poor road conditions, the general  layout of the highway, the poor views and  poor signage, but rated scenery on the highways as good. Does this mean tourists want  it both ways?  Many respondents stated they want more  services available to them such as more  entertainment for adults and children including amusement parks, mini-golf and go-  karts. Does this sound a little like tacky  davis bay news  tourist strips in places such as Chilliwack  and Penticton?  Maskell Road resident Alec Ross is forming a committee to study tourist development on the Coast and if you wish to join or  get information call him at 886-7966.  RCCA Meeting  At last week's RCCA meeting among  items on the agenda was a report from the  LRUP, Emergency Preparedness, and Sunshine Coast Resources Council.  A motion to restrict the shooting of  firearms to within 500 metres of any  dwelling above the powerline in the Creek  was passed. Stats Can released its'population figures for unincorporated areas from its  1991 census, and Roberts Creek now boasts  2,447 residents compared with 1,960 from  the 1986 census.  ICG is to move the propane tanks to Hillside by January 1994. One tank is con  demned and has been sealed.  The regional district is still waiting for  the bike path bylaw from Victoria so that it  can go to referendum.  The section in Roberts Creek would see a  four-foot wide paved strip from the campsite  to the firehall, down Roberts Creek Road  and along Lower Road.  The next RCCA meeting on March 24  will be the annual general meeting, so please  try to attend as elections will be happening.  Ernie Fawcett retirement  Everyone is invited to a retirement party  for Ernie Fawcett, Tuesday, March 2 beginning at 4:30 pm. From 6 to 7 pm will be presentations and photoshoots, followed by  bingo with a'$500 jackpot and partying.  Approximately $23,000 to $45,000 per  year has been donated and continues to be,  by the Roberts Creek Legion through bingo,  to local schools, groups, the hospital, etc.  by Grete Avdeeff  As this is my last column, I  would like to thank everyone  for their encouragement, kind  words and news tips. I would  also like to apologize to all the  hall user groups I haven't had  time to write about.  One of the most important  groups at the hall is the Davis  Bay/Wilson Creek Community  Association (DBWCCA). This  organization is responsible for  the maintenance and running of  the hall and playing field.  I can still recall the first  event we attended after moving  to Davis Bay in December 1985  - it was the annual Christmas  tree burn and potluck. The wonderful neighbours we met that  Sunday evening are one of the  reasons we love living in Davis  Bay.  The DBWCCA has always  had a dedicated executive and  concerned membership who  gladly give of their time. The  annual general meeting and  election of officers is March 9 at  I pm. Please plan to attend -  your support and ideas are  always welcome.  Another community group is  having its inaugural meeting  Monday, March I at 7:30 pm in  the school's community-use  room. If you are concerned with  any of these issues, plan to  attend. On the agenda is future  highway location, revision of  the Sechelt OCP, Chapman  Cieek, the environment and natural resources of the area.  The school reading club had  an excellent February. Steven  Avdeeff received his 100 book  club T-shirt; Silke Poplawski  and Sean McBain, their 50 book  club pin. Congratulations! A  reminder that Mr. M's annual  spring book sale is in the planning. This is a chance to expand  your own library, as well at the  school's.  The parents' meetings with  the principal have been well  attended this year, but there is  always room for more. This is  an excellent opportunity to  openly discuss issues that affect  our children's education. Please  plan on attending the Tuesday,  March 2 meeting at 7 pm in the  library.  Much appreciation and love  to Bill Matheson and Jim Smith  for your hard work and dedication sprucing up our area.  u  ���  We carry a full  range of replacement  globes & glass shades  for lamps, fixtures  *,��*'3����  D  WW  Lamps *> Shades ���> Wall Sconces ��� Track *�� Ceiling lights *> F.ins * Recessed * Out door  Sechelt Lighting  885-9417 �� 5609 Hwy 101, Sechelt  W)t Corporation of $e  Qigtritt of iitcliclt  P.O. Box 129,6645 Inlet Avenue, Sechell, B.C. VON 3A0 Telephone (604) 665-1966 Fax (604) 865-7591  MUNICIPAL MEMO  Sechelt Ice Arena  Cancellation of Public Skates  March 1993  Please note that the following public skates have been  cancelled due to hockey tournaments, and the figure  skating carnival.  Saturday, March 6th, 1993  Sunday, March 14th, 1993  Friday, March 19th, 1993  Saturday, March 27th, 1993  Sunday, March 28th, 1993  ��D0 VOUR PART  MyukHMinttMa-pta-el  Burning Permits 1993  A Burning Permit is required year-round for all land clearing type flies.  A Burning Permit for all other types of burning, such as backyard refuse, is required from  April 15th, 1993 to mid-October. There is no fee for this type of Burning Permit.  Application may be made to the Fire Chief at the Fire Station.  Please note that Burning Permits may be cancelled at any time depending upon the  prevailing forest conditions and fire hazard.  Regular Council Meetings  Regular District of Sechelt Council Meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of  each month at 7:30 p.m. in the SCRD Boardroom.  Mayor's Hotline: 885-5360  13  the  R���RL ���5TAT��� CORH6R.  by Herb Craig  REP: GIBSONS REALTY  DREAM H0UDAYS  For those of you who have been calling about this club, as  promised - here is the address:  Wortdhomes Holiday Exchange  1707 Piatt CrMcent  North Vancouver, B.C. V7J1X9  There's also excellent books available called:  The Vacation Home Exchange and Hospitality Guide.  Another is: Trading Placet (A How To Handbook)  Partial listing ol countries: U.S., Canada, England, Netherlands,  France, Italy, Spain, Denmark, Australia, Ireland, Mexico, The  Channel Islands, Guadelope, Virgin Islands, Morocco and  Polynesia.  YOU WILL RE | SOLD | ON MY SERVICE  NATIONAL REAL ESTATE SERVICE  GIBSONS REALTY LTD. 186-2277  We're more than just tires!  Automotive & Truck Tires  Sales & Service  Automotive Mechanical  Exhaust Replacement  Alignments ��� Brakes  Shocks ��� Tune ups  General Mechanical  RECYCLE THIS NEWSPAPER  TAFFY'S  Family Clothing  & Toy Centre  10% OH' I'OR ALL SENIORS  Madeira Park Centre  JflAfflNA-  TOTAL SHOPPING  7 DAYS A WEEK  All Chevron Products  883-2253  HARBOUR  BOATTOPS  883-2929  Tops, Tarps & Covers  Upholstery 8 Repairs  MADEIRA  MARINA  RECREATION  Pender Harbour  Golf Course  Visitor* weicome  |  1 /2 MILK NOWTM OF GAHDCN BAT RD.  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Each area has its special interests but also expressed  the same concerns for setting a  balance between retaining the  present character of the area  and future growth. Don't forget  to submit your completed blue  questionnaire for the OCP as  soon as possible.  The West Sechelt Community Association is holding its  spring meeting on Thursday,  March 4 at 7:30 pm at West  Sechelt elementary. They will  be featuring two guest speakers.  RCMP Constable Kelly Watson  will speak on Ihe Neighbourhood Watch program and on  policing in Sechelt generally.  Dr. Norman Gleadow will make  a presentation on 'a healthy  community.' All are welcome.  Garden dub  The Sechelt garden club welcomes all members and interested persons to its regular monthly meeting at St. Hilda's Church  on Wednesday, March 3 at 7:30  pm. The topic of the meeting is  'hands on'; very appropriate  since gardeners will soon be on  hands and knees in the damp  soil of their gardens. While a  fortunate few have learned to  garden wilh gloves on, most of  us gardeners can be recggtiizelt'r  iHnediately by the ingainesC*  soil and broken fingernails of I  the 'hands on' approach.  Writers forge  Caitlin Hicks - actress, journalist and playwright, addressed  the lasl meeting of the Suncoast  Writers' Forge. The crowd in  the dining room at Rockwood  Centre was mesmerized by the  quality of Hicks' writing and  her vivid presentation. This is  the actress/playwright who performed her own play Six Palm  Trees to delighted audiences  along the Sunshine Coast last  year. Her presentation at the  forge was directed to advising  writers on reading and performing Iheir own work in public.  Her face did not change from  pink to red to ashen-gray while  she read, nor did she visibly  sweat, become short of breath,  or shake. I was impressed. Even  the faint prospect of my reading  aloud makes my stomach lurch  unpleasantly.  The next meeting of the  Writers' Forge is on Wednesday, March 10 at 7:30 pm at  Rockwood Centre. The judges  are currently evaluating the  contest entries from the Forge's  annual writing contest and the  winners will be announced at  the March meeting.  FWA  The Festival of the Written  Arts recently announced some  of the guests who will speak at  the I lth annual festival this  summer. Mordecai Richler, celebrated Canadian novelist headlines the roster. Other writers  include Guy Vanderhaeghe,  winner of the Governor-General's Award and Doris Anderson, former editor of ChsHelaine  magazine and Feminist.  There are many other well-  known writers attending the festival. Their interests range from  cooking to the economy to  hockey to the environment,  something for everyone. This  yeaf I recommend that you  order'your tickets in lots of  time.  I left it to the final moment  last year and missed out on  most of the speakers I wanted to  hear.  Festival speakers always  offer us a wide range of views  on Canadian affairs and on our  lives ts Canadians. Some comedian claims he "can't get no  respect;" the festival gives  Sechelt respect across Canada.  Cubs,  Scouts and  Guides from  all over the  Sunshine  Coast  celebrated  the birthday  of founder  Lord  Robert  Baden  Powell,  Sunday Feb.  21, at  Chatelech  Secondary.  Joel Johnstone  pholo  M The  . -Jj\��oast Academy of'Dance  slfe       & fine Arts  _HgyalAcademy of Dancing Method  Nicola Ruimy ~ Director  CIJTUUCUIUM  Scouts help prepare for emergencies  Gibsons Scouts turned out in force recently to  lend their support to the Sunshine Coast Emergency Program. Some of the Scouts needed to complete a community service project in order to earn  an important badge.  Emergency Program Co-ordinator, Chris Caldwell needed some willing hands to sort and package some of the hundreds of blankets and bedding  halfmoon happenings  materials donated by Howe Sound Pulp & Paper  when they closed down their construction camp.  With packaging materials donated by Len Wray's  Transfer, Scouts and their leaders set to work and  in a couple of hours had sorted and packaged 100  sets of bedding, which will be strategically localed  for use in the event of a large scale community  emergenccy.  by Ruth Forrester  What! No Column?  Yes, I did a column last  week, and no, it didn't get in the  paper! Some kind of gremlin got  in the way, so, here we are hoping that both columns may be  combined this week.  Starting with some of last  week's material, in which I gave  a rave review of the Valentine  dinner at Welcome Beach hall  on Feb. 13. The meal, under the  direction of Mildred Chuckrey  was superb, the company was  good and the dance music was  fun. A special birthday, that of  Alice Halford was acknowledged with a bouquet of flower!}, Als^the 50th wedding^  aimivefMFy. of Roy.and Flo HilW  wasceiefWted.  The next social event at the  hall will be on March 20, a pub  night with all the fun of games  of chance, some food and  maybe even some singing. Wear  Ihe green that night, since it is  close to St. Patrick's day.  a\rea B Planning  Yet another item which  should have been published last  week was the fact that there was  to be a meeiing last Tuesday to  discuss plans for the playing  field al Connor Park. Sorry  about thai Peggy, but hope you  had a good turnout anyway. I  had also been asked to mention  who the planning committee  members are for Area B. They  are as follows: Peggy Connor,  director; Ken Moore, alternate  (also chairman; Lome Grainger,  vice-chairman; and Donna Johnson, secretary. Other committee  members are Frank Apel, Neils  Payne, Rick Bishop, Roger  Dougins, Tom Lamb and Robin  McGregor.  Pioneer Passes  A memorial service was held  last Saturday at St. John's United Church in Davis Bay for Eva  Lyons who passed peacefully  away at St. Mary's Hospital on  Feb. 21.  Eva was born in Manitoba in  the year 1900. Despite her  years, her mind remained sharp  right up to the end. Several  chapters could be written about  the impact this good lady had on  the area in which she decided to  call home since as far back as  1938, making her and her family true pioneers of Halfmoon  Bay.  Eva resided in the same  home on Redrooffs Road where  she-jaisad her family, of whom  survivors are one daughter Mar  ilynn, 10 grandchildren, 17  great-grandchildren and one  great-great-grandchild.  From 1951 to 1962 Eva ran a  clothing store known as The  Toggery in Sechelt. Lyons Cove  was officially named after the  Lyons family some years ago,  and, throughout the years she  became well known as the local  fortune teller.  It was for the benefit of several organizations that Eva  would accept donations for  reading tea cups, among which  were OES Chapter 65, Halfmoon Bay Hospital Auxiliary of  which she had been a member  since the Halfmoon Bay group  was established, the Welcome  Beach Community AttfocijlUon,  to name buntfew.���'���* ��� ���.**  rxaws.  >  ��� Classical Ballet  ��� Mime & Drama  ��� Performance Class  ���}azz  ��� Students accepted from 3 years to adult  ��� Serious dancers enter for  'RJA.'D. examinations  ��� Student recently accepted to tht  %pyal Winnipeg 'Balkt Summer School  lOHdbootni on Ml lees.  ���***"��� ���^mv���m_mrn^*-m ���*���*���*�� a��*-aa*a*a*p Mit********'  ��� Qualified, ejrperknced,  internationally trained teachers  ��� Limited class numbers for  personalized instruction  ��� "Enjoyable classes with  professional standards  �� Pleasant, fully equipped dance studio  zuith mirrors and banes  THE COAST ACADEMY OF DANCE & FINE ART?  5645 Wharl Ave. 2nd lloor. Sechelt  Members & Guests Welcome  t��  ROBERTS CREEK FIRE  PROTECTION DISTRICT  BURNING  PERMITS  CLASS A: (lancklearing) permits are required all year long  CLASS B: (Residential Refuse) permits required April 1  to October 31  TO ARRANGE FOR AN INSPECTION AND A PERMIT  PHONE ANDERSON ANSWERING AT 885-5111  BETWEEN 9:00 AM AND 4:00 PM  PENG-FB* WftRBC-UR  Madeira Pork Rd. ��� 883-9632  J3   Full Service Kitchen  J Open 6 days a week lor  lunch & dinner,  specials Friday & SaturrJay  ���Take Out AvallaM* ���  J**  8MToumon>*aTillmtfra^ofaw*aTyma>islli  Next General Meeting  ���atomfby.Mor. 15,8:00 pm  Crib  Timthys,8ftti  Darts  iTwratoys, flprn  Meat Draw  .rtrySot.2:3Mpiii  SECHELT  5528 Wharf Street'885-2526  Ttfflt  Welcomes  XS Diane & Valerie  realty ltd    to our Sales Team  Diane Baron  Diane has lived & worked on the  Sunshine Coaat as a Dental Hygtenlst  for the past 8 years. Diane welcomes  all her friends and former patients to  contact her with regards' to any of  their Real Estate needs. For  dedicated -service please oall Diane at  Office 880-8107 or Home 8804478  Valerie Illingworth  Valerie (Zlggiottl) Illingworth is now a  member of the Pebbles team. Valerie  has worked 17 yean In the forest  industry as a Log Scaler, and has spent  the last 13 years working on the  Sunshine Coast Valerie welcomes all  her friends and associates to give her a  call at Office 880*107 or Home 886*923  Jf^aaHKail^aMEasas*aCo.ss(aavss^^ia^^  Saw HI, Oowasr Point Weald, Olbawsa, S.C. VON 1V0  Hsonaj: MMI07, Van. kill law U1-tsM4, Fat: Mt-NtO  r_    Friday & Saturday       r  J* March 5& 6 4  J^ORMGLASS J3     OPEN SUNDAYS 12 ��� 6 / tUNCHfS MON. ��� FU. 11 * 2  Pool Tournoments, Thursdays 7 pm  Next General Meeting  Why, Hat. 15,8:00 pm  Crib  limdtt_rs,8pm  Bingo  Wdjpm  Meat Draw  $  ROBERTS CREEK  3064 Lower Road ��� 886-9984  Saturday, March 6  1/4 Roast Chicken   r  $7.50 incl. GAT. J  KAtEOKt WITH I1AVI*  Friday & Saturday, March 5&6  NOW OPEN FOR LUNCH  1 1 AM  Next General Meeting  M,Hm.hU,l:.Opm  Crib  Ihmiays  Bingo  Tim.,7:lS  CLOUD  SUNDAYS  GIBSONS  Hwy. 101 '886-2411  ONE NIGHT ONLY ^  Line Dancing  v^DorottyBoragno  Next General Meeting  Jimlty,lkt.H,8:00pm  Crib  Saturday 1:30  Darts  M,8pm  Meat Draw  [mykrvtky4pm  CLIP   'N#   SAVE 10  Coast News, March 1, 1993  HOURS  Sunday 10-6  Mon    Thurs 9 7  Friday 9-9  Saturday 9-6  Trail Ray Mall, Sechelt 885-2025  Meat 885 9812 Bakery 885-9823  flTTTCCTn  HERITAGE (fMRKET  Vour fir/t cho'ce in food/  / These are jusl a feu ���" "  more limn .150 specials  you II find in store for you.  I'tices effective  Hominy, Mutch I to  Sunday, March 7  Groceries  Bakery  Smut Link  iy6Q**m. ww temi ir  1-48  atlWCH V- SiaU  ���1'iJ*^  ,  ���   |||||||fr|n|V'' '.-^-r"  '   .a-M^^^a���.,  !-fD0#    a^POD  Cat Food  .  JJBgiM iaWliWIHIIH  Dati Loap  'l.��...��..aa��..|saaa'aaaa^l I.sasataa  StSMaJS!!?  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Joel Johnstone pholo  jcgtm  iHOuoarst  .w  Senior Citizen Special  (One passenger must be 55 years or older)  RCML-tOVRffiBE/VN'  THE   CI.ND   IMOITIanif lltl.   tt*S��  7-Day EASTERN CARIBBEAN - Sovereign of the Seas  from US $1,095 - including air  10-Day CARIBBEAN ANTILLES - Nordic Prince  from US $1,295 - including air  5517 WH/WF ST..SECHELT  Call 885-8964 or toll bee 1-979-8584  habour watch  by Jacalyn Vincent  The Pender Harbour Aquatic and Fitness  Centre will celebrate a spring break day  camp for kids from March 5 lo 12 wilh lots  of fun for the youngsters including gymnastics, aerobics, games, drama, swimming and  more. For further information and to pre-  register contact the centre.  Spring bazaar  The Pender Harbour Community Club  annual Spring Bazaar is being planned for  May I and much is needed to prepare for  this bazaar. If anyone is willing to knit, sew,  etc. call Muriel Cameron at 883-2609. Materials will be provided. This year the raffle  will be a beautiful quilt made by the Pender  egmont news  Harbour quilters and is definitely a piece of  art. Tickets are $1 each and are available  from the executive members and the quitters. Also any gardeners that are thinning out  plants after the ground has thawed may save  their surplus for the plant sale.  Donations needed  The Sunshine Coast Wildlife Centre  would still appreciate any donations, no matter how small, to continue the ongoing care  of rehabilitation of lost or injured wild  species. If you would like to help out or  donate call 885-5997.  Swap meet  The first swap meet since December 1992  will be held this March 6 at 10 am in the  Madeira Park community hall. If anyone  would like to rent a table, contact Ruth  Kobus at 883-9603.  As the tide changes  The Pizza Pantry is open seven days a  week, not just four.  Attendance at bingo has been low lately.  There's a lot more room for players who  would like to enjoy an easy evening out.  Sport fishing buffs - in the 1950s, the  anglers' estimated catch was 330,000 fish  annually. Today the estimated amount of  fish caught annually in BC is 1.4 million.  Congratulations to all the winners of the  Pender Harbour Lioness Valentine's Day  draw. Until next week - be good to yourself.  885-9869   for free estimates 885-7614  4cohsuitatioh  SpecirtltinslnMltctlvtIoaslns |  Clearing ft Stump Removal  UndDrotyiMnLI^IDrtYtwiyi        .  CwtomFl1lti^��Dlfi-3��fTf������IU��wfi��d  Fully ImurcciytMk by txpcrlenced ftofe��iQnals  Ho RroltctJoo Blaot Too Small  Universal Land Servicesttd.  FALLING ��� BULLDOZING -TRUCKING  ROAD BUILDING AND GRADING ��� BRIDGES ��� EXCAVATING  by Lynn Mees  Welcome to Ihe world, Brittainy and Aurora,  and to Egmont, we have been anxiously awaiting  your arrival, and are happy you arrived safe and  sound. 1 was right as I was writing my last column,  Aurora was making her way into this world, I just  had the feeling. I've had the pleasure of seeing  baby Aurora already and she's beautiful.  The introductory craft workshop which took  place at the school last weekend was successfully  inspiring.  A group of eight people attended the workshop  to (earn abouLt;|ltin'2 fleece, the use of d;  matbliiaf ��))(�� We were also shown how  golden lifelines  At  pin cushion dolls. We all were very eager to learn  there just didn't seem to be enough time in the day.  Some of us have started a craft group which meets  every week at the school.  Don't forget the Lions Walkathon on March 7.  They will be heading down the Skookunichuck  trail, with proceeds going to the Make a Wish  Fund for terminally ill children. For more information contact Anne Kenmuir at 883-9746.  Happy March birthdays to Lanna Nobel, Chloe  Angus, Charlie Angus, Cheryl Leisman, Star  Craig, Djanne Bryant, Doug Williams, Heather  Seabrook^ujif^Crajg, Jasmine Chan-  unt and \  by Joyce Ostry  is March going to go out as  a lion or a lamb? I spent last  weekend (Feb. 19-21) at a conference in Kelowna. One of our  group from the Disabled  Women's Network, lives in  Nelson out in the boondocks  where one has to four-wheel it  in and then hike a bit to the  house. I've never been to her  house for obvious reasons. She  is a young member of our  group who has uncontrollable  seizures - not often, but enough  to classify her as disabled. She  really has to gather up her  courage to leave her home.  I arrived in Kelowna on Friday the 19th at around 10:30  am and checked with the airlines and learned that Castlegar  airport was closed. Kyla has to  gel from Nelson, to Castlegar  by bus, Castlegar to Vancouver  by plane and then takes a plane  from Vancouver to Kelowna.  My heart sunk at the news that  the Castlegar airport was down.  After dinner that evening I  was going by the desk to gel to  the elevator (at Ihe hotel) and  who walked in the door looking  like a snow bunny, bul Kyla.  Her journey had started from  6:30 am when she left her home  and this was 6:45 pm. I had a  hundred questions for her and  one was about food, as her diet  is very strict. She had packed  food and was travelling with a  shoulder pack.  She had hitch-hiked, taken  several buses and ended up in  Penticton where the airlines had  paid for cab fare from Penticton  to Kelowna. By the time she  had arrived in Kelowna, it was  snowing heavily. By Sunday,  Feb. 21, all airports were open  and her trip back to Nelson was  uneventful.  Texas Line Dancing is meeting on Monday from 11:30 am  to 12:30 pm. Phone Gweneth at  the centre 885-3513 to learn all  the details. I've heard that this  dance is a lot of fun - if you  dance isi a line does that mean  your tots don't get stepped on?  I want to clarify a point that  was raised about the exercise  classes. They meet Monday and  Thursday with Joan and on  Wednesday with Betty.  ��D*r ���v��/\*> O  BAZAAR!  .. .the bissest, the best, the most  bountiful, possibly even the most  beautiful bazaar-garase sale  ever! It's the SPCA's 1 st Annuall  Saturday, March 6th  10:00-4:00  Green Court Hall  Sechelt  All proceeds to aid the  abandoned, unwanted, lonely  animals of the Sunshine Coast.  ti  DATE:  Friday, March 19  TIME:   Dinner 7 p.m.  PLACE: Gibsons Legion Hall  IK kl IS SI7.00 I.AC.II  lw.1 I;  I'm, Ihlst ,1 I'lliti In \hn\\ ,ll I ,//'shii\ / ,  ��� months  televisions  ��� CSK0-  Hn w  ***&  ���onsvime'  ivme1''5'  lion*  To .>a5?���n W's,0,n ,993 NO ��*C sis* e*\  &iS&B&mm^3&  &��-_*?J>*-  \ ooQ  See The  U  Some people think a television,ris a  television, is a television. 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In occasional places,  like lhe front inside of the hull,  ihe green paint of the Straits  lowing company is still visible,  while the rougher finish of older  boards can slill be spoiled nexl  to the smooth new ones.  Aboul the old tugboat life,  says Cumming, "ll was a good  life...It's changed a little bit  now. It's a little more high tech  and there's not as many things  to low. It's not as laid back as it  VINYL SIDING  Vinyl & Aluminum Windows ��� Aluminum Railings  Vinly'Sundeck Flooring ��� Patio Coverings  ALWEST  HOME SERVICES  #7-5522 Wharf St., Sechelt Jim Bain 885-4572  VISIT OUR SHOWROOM ANYTIME  used to be. The boats are more  powerful now.  "In Ihe winter time when the  towing was slow I used lo work  in various shipyards so I got to  pick up a fair amount of information," he says. He also  learned a few tips from his  uncle, (also Jack), a shipwright  in Pender Harbour.  "He taught me how to caulk  the decks," says Cumming. "My  way wasn't Ihe right way."  Today, with projects like Ihe  Nanaimo Tillicum rebuild, "I  gel (the plans) out of my head  then I scale them with a slide  rule. We had to have a plan like  that so we knew where to start,"  he says. "It wasn't hard on this  boat. We just threw everything  away."  One especially tricky part  was fitting the new planks to the  bottom of the boat on ways up  in Egmont. "They have lo fit  sort of perfect or il doesn't float  very well," says Cumming.  There's also the technique of  culling limbers to make sure the  lines of the boat are right:  "Some are flat and some have  got a real hollow to them," he  says. "I'd say this boat has real  classic lines."  Two old features lhe boat  retains are the two posts at the  back of the cabin. "If one of  those other boats break down  this boat can go and do the job,"  says Cumming.  Says Thompson, "Tugboat  men, they don't like Tupper-  ware."  on the arts beat  Easy come. Easy go  Natural gas conversion grants begin to expire this April!  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Individual  Combination  avatar  haatar  ��200  ���200  ���200  haatlng  flraplaca  ���500  ���500  ���  furnaca/  bollar  ���700  ���  ���700  ���700  ���900  For some homeowners that have access  to natural gas service, the gram and  rebate programs expire this April.  Save on financing!  To make your conversion to natural gas  easy, convenient financing at only  2% over prime is available.  Flexible payment plans  of up to five years  requiring no down  payment. On  approval of credit.  Time is money!  These natural gas conversion grants and  rebates are easy to get today, but they'll  be gone soon. There's never been a  better time to convert. Make the Power  Smart move t<�� clean, convenient,  economical natural gas.  Contact your local Qualified Dealer or call Centra Cas today at 885-6117.  SJHSmii COOS'"  Centra Gas  Gibsons  NATURAL CAS LINE  (POLYETHYLENE PIPE)  STREETS    Cibsons: Date grants begin to  expire July '93.  Canadian filmmaker Atom  Egoyan has recently received a  major German film award. On  Wednesday, March 3 at 8 pm  his first feature film, Next of  Kin, will be shown at the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre as part  of the Spring film series.  Next of Kin was made in  1984 on the tiny budget (by  most filming standards) of  $37,000, but was quite an  achievement and shows Ihe  sure hand of a director to be  watched.  This is a cultural comedy  with distrubing undertones  dealing as it does with family  conflict, alienation and identity.  Admission to Ihis film  screening is $5.50 at Ihe door.  The arls centre is located al the  corner of Trail and Medusa in  Sechelt.  Phone 885-5412 for more  information.  GETA  _��  HEAD  START!  You only have  until March 1st to  make your tax-  saving contribution  to a  So we're staying open  late on the following  days to help make it  easier for you to  contribute to yours!  March 1st  until 8:00 p.m.  Drop by and see our  RSP specialist!  ROYAL  DANK  Sunnycrest Shopping Plaza  Gibsons B.C.  Phone 886-2201 Coast News, March l, ivy J  sports  by Don MacLeod  Sunshine Coast Minor Hockey news to February 23 is as follows:  Tykes - The Tyke Division  has practised all year and had a  chance to show off their talents  last weekend.  The division doesn't keep  score so the kids were just having a great time playing the  game. Three teams came from  Delta to play our kids and both  sides enjoyed the experience,  especially the eating of 62 pizzas.  Novice - Bruins 7 vs Cougars  0; Oilers 1 vs Sharks S.  Atoms - Oilers 3 vs Jets 3;  Wings 2 vs Flyers 1; Flyers 3 vs  Jets I.  Pee Wee C - Flames 5 vs  Squamish 6; Canucks 3 vs  Hollybum 1.  Pee Wee A - Blues 1 vs  Squamish S; Blues 3 vs Hastings 0.  Bantam C - Sunshine Coast  2 vs West Vancouver 12.  Bantam A - Blues 2 vs  Squamish   5;   Blues  2  vs  Squamish 12.  Midget A - Blues 3 vs  Grandview 12; BLues 3 vs  Grandview 11.  The provincial tournament is  fasl approaching (March 13-19)  and we are still on the lookout  for anyone young or old who  would like to help.  tots of volunteers will be  needed so if you would like to  see some top quality hockey and  help out at the same time, let us  know.  Games will start March 14 at  7:30 am. There will be a banquet for the players and coaches  on March 13, and a drop-in/get  together at the Wakefield Inn  for the parents.  There will be six games a  day March 14, 15, and 16 with  four Marchl7, five March 18  and six including the semi-final  and final March 19.  There is a $5 adult or $3  child and senior fee for a day  pass or $ 15 for a week pass.  Mark the dates and watch for  team matchups. Come an enjoy  top notch hockey.  ATTENTION  "ALL CREEKERS!  (ntwftold)  The weather has turned great and now is the  time to get outside and enjoy some outdoor activity.  The Roberts Creek Community Association and Hall  Restoration has another work bee organized for March 13  & 14 to do some more work around our hall. As usual all  volunteers are very welcomed. If you don't feel up to any  pick and shovel type work there's lots of helper jobs to  be done, including helping to supply lunches.  This is a great opportunity to get involved in a community  project and meet old and new Creekers. ncase feel  free to contact Jeanette at 885*5512.  RECYCLE THIS NEWSPAPER  Pender Harbour put their best forward, leading 45-41 going into  the final few seconds, but Pemberton stole the game 45-46, with  final second two-point and three-point baskets. A classic in this  year's Cougar Classic where an undefeated Elphinstone beat the  determined Pemberton team In final play.        Joel Johnstone pholo  Elphie loses to arch rival  On Feb. 18 the Elphinstone grade 8 boys basketball team hit the  road for a game against their arch rivals from Chatelech. It was a  heart-stopping game from the first jump ball.  It was a see-saw game where each team took a small lead. Unfortunately for Elphinstone, the Chatelech lead was too big to conquer  (34-20). A valiant effort by the Elphinstone boys in the last quarter  brought their team within eight points but that was all they could  muster with a final score of 40 to 32 in favour of Chatelech,  Chatelech was successful on an excellent team effort lead by  Trevor Haynes with 10 points and Tyler Mercer with eight points.  Elphinstone had a burst of offence from Mike Sopow with a team-  leading 14 points. Both teams look forward to a rematch in the near  future.  Open for Lunch  Join us for fresh  wholesome  sandwiches,  homemade muffins,  hearty soups,  cappuccino.  NATUREWORKS  Nutrition Centre Inc.  Wilson Creek [IGA) Plaza, 4330 Hwy 101  Phone 6S6-0773  THE FORCES  ARE WITH YOU.  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Vinyl Silting  Soffits, FA.SIA, .Shutters    CEDAR SIDING    1  l-'itd Cocker  (.Lr-ivr Mr-awn*-1  Phone 885 6()6-j  kalQtire  If we sell It...we guarantee Ul  PO Box 1)96  Sechelt, B.C  VON jMuJ  CONCRETE SERVICES  I ��m_-_*_A_.._^_ : >M*_*m._-_mJt>.  BUILDING CONTRACTORS  FINE TOUCH  WfMMhHBalfc* _\\ f.(MCftHMtlfM  Custom building, found*ic-m,  (Inithing, rtnovittont A tundtckt  J'aqer: 1-977-6502; Bill: 886-0380��Mike: 886-3257^  All typM oi concrete work.  Sidewalks, driveways, slabs   smooth, broomed,  exposed aggregate finishing.  W  -  i.  v<  II  i/viri !���  .ii  Ivi't tis   1  iu��l (n:ri.��.  V  Oil  '���I lx?  ri  nrlinn  about  v<  itirsi'lf  - And so  would  **  iw  evoryh  otly else  D&P Contracting  / CONCRETE SPECIALISTS  ^-f PLACING Si FINISHING  ������**    MMISTURENNE     OFFICE: 8*6-5492  *taBJ   PAUL DESAU1ELS CEL: Ml-4432  DIRECT  DRYWALL  SYSTEMS  BOARD  TAPE  SPflAV  Reeldentlal ��� Commercial  SI E EL STUDS ��� TBAR ��� CUSTOM CEIJN0S  Ron Hovden  MMjjl   (cell 644-5767  ROOFING  Specializing in all types of  FREE      commercial & residential roofing  ESTIMATES 886*2087 eves. oJSZSSm  Swanson's  Ready-Mix Ltd.  111.5-5333]   rtl5*222l|  Uaapatth -  M5-SW6  3 Batch Plaints on i.h*a Sunahmc Coatt  Gibsons S*Kh* Pender Hartjour  ���ox i?a. MITMinwtl-M., Saohalt  .idvi-i tistnej li��*ri  fl si) would  AUT ENTERPRISES:  Serving The Coast Since 1985  . CUSTOM HOMES  ��� ADDITIONS  ��� RENOVATIONS  ������������MM  T. W0N0, BOX 711, OUSONS, I.C. VON IVO  If you were .itli/ertisimi hen:  yuu'il I j i - rc.iflimi  .iliont  yourself - And so would  euor ybody I'ls*.'  lt��tafeCM<,RC  D J Commtrciil C omlniclion  ��� Rerwvatiorit  ���Additiom  Laurie Lacovetsky ��� 885-2887  everybody i*l*  Fastrac BACKHOE  SEIVICE  ��� SEPTIC FIELDS  a DRAINAGE DITCHES  t EXCAVATIONS  ��� WATER LINES  ��� ���C*����IN*5     Steve Jones  RENOVATIONS  .ADDITIONS  DAVEMEUOR  CaMtM CONSTRUCTION LTD.  886-3171  If you were advertising here  you'd be reading about  yourself - And so would  everybody else  A  A Complete  Asphalt Service  FREE ESTIMATES  TRI-CITY PAVING LTD.  RESIDENTIAL A COMMERCIAL  PLANT SITE PORPOISE BAY RD.  TELEPHONE 8SS-272S SECHELT B.C.  DESIGN  i(  EMER/ULD DESIGNS  Rt3IWffl*LKSIGN*CCi1>ITIaACTING  COWtfiTCIAL tNIEMOCt DESIGN  886-3969  T.AC.  Electrical & Plumbing  ReelttertlalaConxneaxW  Water Healers ��� Beetle Heat  CaanbaadxaUc NoStMi  886*3344  IA:  ��� Structural Englnaarl-g  J   QfifiiCin     'c!"'E"��lr>*rl*i  Cngmvming Lea.  Butdtng Deetgn  Stock HoueeHene  atuM 90S, Wllaton Craa* Plaia, Wilton Crtsfc, B.C.  Til.: (#04) WWe. fan: (��04) MM448 J  EXCAVATING  a Auto Propane  a Appliances  ��� Quality B.B. Q's  9-% 885-2360  ~*m     Hwy 10), across St.  PROPANE INC. Irom Hg Macs. Sechelt  A" HI III K IKHU VI si :it\ l( I  lxcavatn-.lt  laindscap��  Coaslruclloti  .���4 HIX'R  .   SCRVICC  ��� BaKaMWInj       ���Drainage  ��� low Impuil4 S*J��I Land      .Reialnlng  ��-. 886-8538  <* 220*8767  nnx i22i,  (iinsoNsnc.V  nniM-&fn*ni_7u<3.  Furnaces. Fireplaces. Hot Water Tanks.  QUALIFIED DEALER ��� NATURAL GAS INSTALLATIONS  Clll NOW 811-71 ft  Showroom: vi ratint Rd. (iibsons        j  D & B CRANE RENTAL  Phone: 884-5266  Night: 885-7085  SIXIIIITFIRl-PIACF  & GAS CI N IHI  ��� f,.is ��� IVoorf ��� Cotfcslnv,". ��� lew C/r,aa,in  ��� Mt Wnliaii, Syslciiis ��� Comfj/rlc S.s(rs Ii Taasf.a  ��� Oli.llifir'ai' O.'.ilai ��� Cl-rllfird Technicians  Sill )l\7a"< >< >*.l   s:    U    \UI I It >l  ,t, tl   It la.aa/  ll<l   SS.ry-7 I /  Land OtonAQ  Stui  SHe  885-3469  Mmmm     886-8053  i^veloprnent l^f^  ^R&P EXCA  Ira* ashmottis .  Licensed 6? Bonded  PARKYN BAY CONTRACTING LTD.  F.B.W00DR0W  Residenlial * Gas Installation1! & Service  Ree: (604) 588-6707  or toll free pager: 1-97B-4371  Propane &  Natural Gat  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  STK EXCAVATING       g,  AND ROAD BUILDING *  ��� Land Clearing ��� Driveways  ��� Drainage ��� Landscaping  ��� Retaining Walls  'Sand & Gravels  .Septic Systems* etc.  .jaia, ���Quality *  fefegCS     Punctuality-  ���-��-*-���-_�� 886-9020  Trucking    Bob Qurnny  III//    mature, reliable, eoonomloal  Interior ��� exterior  CUSTOM PAINTING  seniors discount ��� Iree cslimatos  885-8895  kziAHITH ExCKV><TING  ��� Land Clearing & Development  ��� Excavating ��� Trucking  ��� Subdivisions  Wtolttr thill tin* ot  Strvlct* with our  HITACHI EXCAVATOR  Our Customer Service Is  prompt with prolessional  work at competitive rates  .. Ken Birkln ��� 885-7487 ��� Cell. 671-8411  DEPENDABLE  Drywall Service  CALL MIKE 886-0040  r Renew Interior Decorating  Mackenzie Excavating Ltd.  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IIALFMOON M  /6RI.*WSnOOFI,NG ft ATTIC VENTILATION^  MtCIAUlTfLtARMPAmt  ���IOKAHCO- WWILTaWIO ATTIC VEHTt  ��� KEEP8 VCUa HOVE COOL IN assMER  ��� PflEVEfaTS C0ND6N8ATI0N IN sVtsTEfl  bbb uceNseoansureo-FREEECTiaaATCs  SERVINQ THE SUNSHINE COAST  1665-4^1  ( CENTURY ROCK  %      885.5911  MekVMi.  rr  ^CONTOUR  [  ^    DESIGN  tV   ^^ Quality Supply* Installation   m'  I ^���-   "     Ceramic Tile, Carpet & Blinds  *y SHOVVflOOH851HWy. 101 ��� QIBSONS ��� DC. ��� t-H)FAX: ee6-3liL Coast News, March 1, 1993  15  xr 1993 *  Baseball  REGISTRATION  Sunnycrest Mall outside Gibsons Family Sports  Friday, February 26  6-8pm  Saturday, February 27  11 - 3 pm  Friday, March 5  6-8pm  Saturday, March 6  11 - 3 pm  Mlnitad      Born 1986 - 87  $25  Tadpole      Born 1984 - 85  $25  Mosquito    Born 1982 - 83  $30  Pee Wee     Born 1980 - 81  $30  Bantam      Born 1978 - 79  $30  Midget        Born 1975-76-77  (interest  registration)  Proof of Birthdate Required.  No registration accepted without parent signature  and payment of fees. Limited enrollment may apply.  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  MARINE SERVICES  Commercial/Residential  Fully Guaranteed  tiOOtMMSTttS  The JOfliptm looting protarionib  He-Roof & Repair  Specialists  886-0920  PRECISE  ��� Con��l��e Custom Filming  ��� Stucct*.- \  ���Da   ll  ��� AIIPhtiwtfDrrwall  ��� Journeyman Workmanship j  free Estimates  INSULATION  Q  @n  ��� Batt ft Btovim ��� Commercial ���  ��� Residential ��� New ft ExHtlng ���  888-8741  LANDSCAPING  Victory Garden's West  . LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION  ��� TREE* SHRUB PHUNWa        OvavlOYaMm  ��� LAWN t HARDEN CARE Experiaa-nce  ��� HOME MAINTENANCE With  ��� YARD CLEAN Ufa Reftrencta.  GORD DIEROFF 886-3635  Whistler's Landscaping  Fencing ��� Turf ��� Drainage  Retaining Walls (Rock)  Residential and Commercial  Free Estimates: Pat 885-2870  S & G TREE SERVICE  |*****aajJUTr>i)a*ans) ��� Trimming ���Pruning ��� Bruaah Chap-jaw  |        fQPr~ Danger Tree Rtmovtl  Bondatd and Iniund > 20 Yean Ei-peitta-sca  885*3697  I  MARINE SERVICES  MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES  SUNSHINE ate.pf.iei  SIGN MAKERS  fiOOO SERVtCE * 6 DAYS/WEEK  005-3300  If v*>ii \Aii:n; ;ii1uim tisiiit) hi-t  V<)ii"*I  *>>���'  ic.hIiimi .tlllltll  V*>llt"-.l"ll    -    Allll    *��I��    WIILlf ll  'hip Shape Props  BOAT pr-s-aPSLLEH REPAIRS t SERVICE  *t)HPW<AKa��MCE'  Camll Bally, ProrarWor                      R.H. 1, ItoaUMi Road  PH:SSS4a7S(But.)  SN-M10(Ran.)    STIHL  Chainsaws & Trimmers  5 YEARS AGO  "The Social Credit policy on  highway construction proves  their inability to manage the  public money effectively."  Those were the opening  remarks made by BC Liberal  leader Gordon Wilson, as he  addressed community members  at a question and answer session  following a public meeting in  Sechelt this week.  The Dombrowski residence  on Redrooffs Road was demolished by fire on Sunday at 10  am when the occupant was at  church. Firemen arrived  promptly but were not able to  save the structure.  10 YEARS AGO  The aquaculture conference  held last week at the regional  board offices in Sechelt reflected the growing interest in the  aquaculture business, as 14 oyster farmers, 12 salmon farmers  and two commercial fishermen  from the Coast and Vancouver  Island discussed progress in  eir operations and problems  facing the young industry.  15 YE/VRS AGO  Reported sightings of UFOs  have been identified as ISOs.  The Identified Standing  Objects, sighted around the  Granthams area, first report as  UFOs are apparently the headlights of standing train engines  on the BC Railway track to  Squamish.  25 YEARS AGO  Too many unlicenced dogs  are roaming Gibsons streets  menacing people and small  dogs, some of which have been  attacked and killed.  30 YEARS AGO  Chief Charles Craigan was  re-elected chief of the Sechelt  Band and a fourth member was  added to the councillors because  of a population increase.  35 YEARS AGO  Mr. Henry Smood, building  contractor from Port Alberni  and owner of the sleek $15,000  Navion aircraft standing mud-  splattered but otherwise undamaged on the tiny emergency  airstrip at Wilson Creek, was  thankful to have found a haven  in time of trouble and praised  the municipalities for their foresight in developing a much-  needed airfield in this location.  45 YEARS AGO  The modern logger is now  equipped with powersaws and  steel helmets, a considerable  improvement over the old  spring board, axe and crosscut  saw equipment.  _**  SPCA NEWS:  This friendly little fellow, a seven-month-old neutered male, Is  just waiting for a caring owner to come and claim him. If yon can  help provide a home for him or other animals needing a responsible, caring owner, call the SPCA at 885-4771.  LOGS  WANTED  TERMINAL  Forest Products Ltd.  Competitive Prices  886-7033  "I"!  TARI PS  ��"4-aSr  MON TIME HT. FT. TUES TIME HT.FT.  0415    11.  1   0920    13.2  MO   1715     4.7  FRI TIME HT.FT.  0120  1?.B  0230  13.4  2   0540  11.(1  3   0710  11.6  TU   1010  130  WE   1125  12.8  1820  4.2  1920  3.7  SAT TIME HT. FT.  REFERENCE: Point Atkinson  Pacific Standard Tlma  WED TIME HT.FT.  rHUreTIMEHT. FT  0315 13.9  4   0825 11.1  TH   1245 12.8  2020 3.2  Far Ma  ttsr. asoaasln. aaia I aaa. le. aaaaa IS. a. Haa  ana 1 me. lo. eaGIS Is. sa) la*  Tide Tables Courtesy nf  CHANNEL ELEVEN  Tuesday March 2,6:45 pm  Cable Connections  Broadcasting students at Elphinstone host a series of informative  programmes.  7:00 pm  Toastmasters  Join members of our local Toastmasters group.  8:00 pm  I Am A Camera #5  Ken Bell discusses his commeicial photographic work.  8:30 pm  Journey to Somalia  Dr. Eric Paelkau is planning a trip to assist in their health care.  9:00 pm  Arts Update  Chuck Tkachuk has all the arts events for March.  9:30 pm  Cable Connections repeat.  Wednesday March 3,7:00 pm  A Future for Health Care on the Sunshine Coast? #2  How to get the Biggest Bang for Our Buck  Guests from the HEU, HSA, BCNU and BCGEU. Also involved  are a panel of health care professionals in the studio.  Thursday March 4,7:00 pm  Talk to Your Local Government "Live" phone-in.  Representatives from the Town of Gibsons, the District of Sechelt  and the SCRD will be in the studio to answer your questions.  8:00 pm  Arts Update  Chuck Tkachuk has all the arts events for March.  8:30 pm  Healthy Communities  Nurse Diane Reid discusses prevention of AIDS and Hepatitis B.  CLIP & SAVE  :0 bc ferries Schedule  VANCOUVER���SEC  HORSESHOE BAY ��� LANGDALE  LaaveLangdale Lssvs Horseshoe Bay  6:20 am      4:30 pm 7:30 am    5:30 pmM  8:30           6:30 9:30 M      7:25 M  10:30          8:20 M 11:30        9:15  12:25 pmM 1:15pm     11:00*  2:30         JLiSSL 3:30     gjgjjgBfo,  EARLS COVE  Leave Earf* Cove  6:40 am       4:30 pm  8:20 6:30  10:30 8:30  12:25 pmM   10:20 M  ��� SALTERY BAY  Leave Saltery Bay  5:45 am    3:30 pm  7:35        5:30 M  9:30 M      7:30  11:30       9:20  1:30 pm  For DEPINDABU Service...  J Buying or Selling - CALL  ��� The TOP PRODUCERS on lhe Coostl  a       885-3295 or Vancouver Toll Free 681 -7931  Sussex  Rarity 16  Coast News, March 1, 1993  Take Advantage of our Nexv Classified Ad Special  Run your classified ad 6 times  and pay for only 2 times!   Coast News (Monday  Classified Deadline:  NOON FRIDAY  *wmmt Gibsons &  ��� Sechelt Offices  Homes-&  Properly  FOR SALE  BY OWNER  Neonex Imperial 14x70 mobile  home. Bright, spacious layout,  excellent condition, very clean,  nswly painted t renovaled featuring stucco ceiling with cedar  Dawns in living room, while walls,  afa00aq.IL deck. E>av-asaent location,  dose lo lerry, in Comeau Trailer  Park 122,1416 North Road, Gibsons. Pad rent $195. 886-8095.  $30,900. TFNs  One acre in peaceful lower  RobertsCreek. Partially cleared  with rice trees. Exceptional property al the end ol the road.  $136,000,886-7372. ss  WANTED: acreage, with or without  home. 735-7600. Reply to Box  380, 33 King Edward Mall P.O.,  Vircouw*r,BCV5Z4L9    Men  Central Gibsons, well maintained.  1600 sg. It., end-unit. 2 bdrm town-  house. 1-1/2 baths, glassed sundeck, basement, double carport, 1.9460466.  other exlras. $128.000.886-2830.  Wen  Two   lots,    90x150'   light  SI mother, young looking 48,  industry/commercial. Lois 9110  would like to meel a good tookmg  Ventura Way. $140,000. Gibsons,   man 25-30 yrs. tor perm- rsiatkxi.  I9w  Wanted, building lot In Gibsons.  Privets cesh sale. 298-4232 or  929-6071 all 6pm. HOw  752 Hwy. 101,50x266 lot, 3 bdrm.  older house, $165,000.886-9049  ss  TOPSOIL  Screened top soil al reasonable  rale. W.D. Excavating, 886-9764  ores* 11-220-1526 TFNs  I trainee, Watertront a Inveelinant  Properties. Nick Proach 583-  7653, 885-8340 Valley Pacilic  Rlty. TFN  N/Manna, PA/lew, income, private, I  $156,000,886-7400. S9w  NATIONAL  NRS GIBSONS REALTY LTD.  MORTGAGE UPDATE  ram  6 mo.  1 yr. 1 2yr.  3yr.  4 yr. 1 5 yr.  1st  i.4S  7.70    S.20  S.70  s.ss   e.so  2nd  S.SS  S.20|  S.7S  eao  S.7S| 10.00  MaforBa.nl, Prime Ra.aS.5S  For a complimentary marhal  ���valuation ot "your property"  Call  Jerry Ridgewell  Your Resident Realtor  886-2277  7 Love To Sell Real Estate'  CLASSIFICATIONS  Announcements  Appliances  Barter A Trade  Bed and Breakfast  Births  Business and Home  Services  7  19  S3  IS  30  2  38  Business Opportunities 38  A  GREAT  JOEA^  Csmi  mpers  ChildCare  28  37  Commercial lor Rent 32  33  31  21  11  IS  20  17  22  34  1  4  39  10  28  27  28  13  Entertainment  For Rent  For Sate  Found  Free  Furniture  Garage Sales  Heavy Equipment  Help Wanted  Heme & Property  InMemoriam  Legal  Lost  Obituaries  Personal  Pets ft Livestock  Recreation  Thank You  3  0  12  8  8  Too Late to Classify   40  Mobile Homes  Motorcycles  Music  Travel  Trucks  Wanted  Wanted to Rent  Weddings A  Engagements  Work Wanted  9  38  DROP OFF YOUR  Coast News  Monday Edition  At any of our convenient  Friendly  %m People Places mt  In Pender Harbour  AC BUILDING SUPPLIES  Francis Peninsula Plate 883-9551  MARINA PHARMACY  Pender Harbour Centre 883-2888  In Halfmoon Bay  B& J STORE 885-8555  In Robeits Creek  ROBERTS CREEK GENERAL STORE 885-340O  IS 3 00 PM THURSDAY  In Sechelt  THE COAST ISBWS  5521 Cowrie Sireel 885-3930  In Gibsons  THE COAST NEWS  537 Cruice Lane (behind Docksldc Pharmacy)  886-2622  DFAI1LINE IS NOON FRIDAY  Dave On and his great staff will help you place  four classifieds at AC Building Supplies, one of  . our FriendlT People Maces In Pender Haibour.  IRIAN A ANN! PAWCII  W* huvt) purcKaien for  Sunthine Coott Pioperlien Youi  buyer it likely in Greater  Vancouver or fxut and touth  Wa'H rind your buyorl  Sm our rnarVvtinq plon and gel  ui workinglor you.  Pwr.tU-SIU/m-HtMlti.)  SUTTON GROUP  SENTINEL REALTY  By owner, view lot Skoomnnchuck  Dnve. Sandy Hook. 885-26/9.  ���lOw  Thinking ol listing youi properly?  Call me lirst. I can show you how  10 gel more money. Patnck Baker,  Sutton Grp. Wesl Coasl Rlty. 1-  966-9321. HOcn  Private sale - 2 bdrm. comfortable  home an/partial view on Mission  Pant. Asking $IOb,000 B85-9561.  Ww  Move now belore Spring rush ���  part. reno. 1200 sq. fl. home on (2)  160 degree view lots in rapidly  growing area of beautiful new  homes. Asking $174,500. Call  Patrick Baker 986-9321.      ��9w  ANDERSON REALTY  * Raca-sWllran * Ratlramaaait  ���Ralocatton  FREE  CATALOGUE  5686 Cowrie SI. Boa 1219  Sectsell. BC.. VON MO  SSS-3211 FAX SSS-2SM  Van. Toll Free SS4-S01S  Wanted: 3 bdrm. lamily home in or  close lo Sechelt, $130,000 lo  $160,000,885-7881.        ���lien  "W/2T"  GARY WHITE  686-6107* 1-351-4390  )oe Walker  885-2235 or 885-7818  // you are thinking of buying  or setting property miywhere  on the Sunshine Coast and  want a professioml who wilt  really work for your interests,  please give me a call.  p.n  l\RS c;x  MT TRIPP  PHOTOGRAPHED  IN BIRTHDAY SUIT  COUNSELLING  for inaviduals. couples S families.  Call Mery Lang (R.S.W., M.S.W.).  11 ten  C.A.M.E.O. Singles Club - dinners  - dancing - line dancing - crib ��� luncheons - hikes. 686-3354 or 685-  9968. lien  (ILLUSIONS I  Planning a Special Occasion?  Illusions Restaurant has lull  facilities lor large or small  groups. Banquet or  a-la-carte menu available.  For more information call  685-0900.  Pender Harbour - level easy build  lot in Garden Bay. Lake view, septic, waler, driveway complete.  Drive by at lot 50, Haibour Peak  Dr., $55,000.863-2687. SS  48' 1330' ot prime low bank watertront in Gibsons Harbour near  Gibsons Marina. House needs  repair but could be fixed up for  recreational or rental use. Property zoned Tourisl Comrnercial (C-2).  Double garage plus storage shed.  $189,500. Phone Jenn'rler 1-689-  7070. ss  At Your Service  BROOKS & MILLER  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD.  Benjamin Moore Paints |  environment  Fneniy Peine  vi All Colours ol  rhtlmeMKW  ...MurmaO-mi  Bill Wood          SECHELT  A Bus. 885-2923  Res. 885-5058  Announcement  ART  Breeding boar for stud. 885-5466.  I11cn  ship only. Must like to party. Send  recent photo and phone I to: Box  V c'o Box 66 Coast News  Sechelt. #9w  Painting/Drawing small private  classes loi adulls and children.    Individualized instruction. Begin- ��*�� P��jmy noats. Does, bucks,  nere thru .vSvanced welcome. Call "*��� -*W* P6'8 <"- I*** -**���'-  mw Laara Wiiamsen fo pre-reg- Ing. 883-2990 ss  i5ter.886-87B2 HOcn  Sat., Feb. 27, Sat., Mai. 6 and  Mar. 13,10am. Giant sale including commercial microwave. Crucll  (a Hwy. 101. #11cn  WANTED: GRANNIES -.GRANDPAS - Looking lor persons/couples  to participate in a pilot program  'Adopt a Granny/Grandpa'. We're  looking for persons interested in  providing support, guidance, and  love lo one-parent families with  children. Gratifying reward of hugs  _ laughter. Curious? Call 886-  3807 mornings only. #9w  FORST POTTERY  Open 11 ��� 4 Wed-Sat. Large selection of pottery. 1040 Chamberlin  Rd., Gibsons. #9cn  Love to sing? Want to leam? Join  the multigeneration ROBERTS  CREEK SINGERS ages 14 and  iup. Spiritual, Jazz, Blues and  Swing. All singers welcome. Sight  reading not required. Call Helen  866-2505. #9w  Invitation to all Sunshine Coasl  Women to participate in an international Women's Day  Celebration.Date; En. March 5,  1993.Time: 7-10 p.m. Location:  Brent and Annette Sheppard are Davis Bay/Wilson Creek Commu-  delighted to announce Ihe birth ol njty Hall. Food: Contribution lo  their extremely beautilul daughler potluck requested. Donations  Brittany bom February 18,1993.  Wen  LOGOS  fair All. YOUR QRAJWIC NEEDS  "��� 88S-Q244  SPCA SPAYING PROGRAM  Contact Then 4 Now Furniture,  699 Highway 101, Gibsons. 886-  4716orMariee Fashions.    NC  Dog obedience classes begin in  April at Magus Kennels. Ceil 886-  pjap>e251  8!>t�� to register. TFN      '.  Help reduce the pel over-popula-  CENTERLINE PERFORMANCE  AUTOBODY  REASONABLE RATES  Cars, bikes, cash or trades welcome. For Information 886-2111 or  Mai  :biais  SUNCO  msmmmm  boo../ Wlndowa/ UgMing  Plumbing / Kifchaan & Bathroom  Fisrturaa aae...  wit out hoh at cm  5653 Wharl Rd., Sachasll  RECYCLE Sa SAVE  1969 Buick GS Calilomia ��'s  match 350 Auto, Nds bodywork  Solid oak table and chairs; white  leather jacket and skirt; brown  leather jacket; 886-0190.     #9w  Double bed, boxspring mattress,  headboard and Irame, $125; single  bed complete, $50; Pioneer chain-  RELEASE WORK ��� Quickly easily *" pra'*nl' !p*y or nl"J"-, JJJ*  otherwise mint. Swap lor besl 4X4   saw, 24: bar! rebuilt, $250; Stihl  let go guilt, anger, sadness! 1WI-  Release pest traumas and stress.  As you do this, your joy and confidence will grow. See Shawani    Campbell Star at lhe Healing Arts Experienced music teacher ol  Frldge harves, go,a $76 BB6.  Fair, Rockwood, Feb. 27 or call voice, piano keyboard, accepting  2342 ^  Crystal Serendipity 865-8815 or students ol any age. Phone 885-  885-3588. men    5552. Men  ROYAL ALBERT CHINA  and  ROVAL DOULTON  FIGURINES  ���1 compatitiva priest.  Exclusive Dealer  SECHELT HARDWARE  SSS-2171  Opan 7 day. a ttraak  GUITAR LESSONS  Experienced teacher. All styles,  levels and applied theory. Firsl lesson Iree. Avail, days t eves. Steve  886-2365 #9cn  We buy beer bottles and beei  cans, paying 80 t/doz. 6664039.  Adult children ol Alcoholics or dysfunctional families please call 886-  3849 or 885-4622 lor help.    NC  P/V truck going to Edmonton Mar.  6 will haul or P/V freight. Reasonable rate, insured. 886-4577. ��9w  HALFMOON CYCLE 2-wheel  drive, mountain bikes, sales and  seivice, Shimano parts Head bicycles, balance bicycles, all bicycles.  Priced between $180. to $700.  885-4299. Fawn Rd. Market.lt tw  Custom Sewing t_  Alterations  by ojucMsffsp tJflsOa*  Fabric, fur &. leaHier  Fof qppoifimTawf  i-Jea��col/S8aV3t7S  Mm 5 pm call 886-7694  Piano Tuning  ��� repairs  ��� appraisals  **  Ken Dalgleish  886-2843  McClary electric stove, good cond.,  $100,885-3132,885-3994 eves.  Hon  7.5 cubic toot Ireezer, $150 OBO.  883-9126. HOcn  Beautilul white 17 cu. It. 2 dr. FF,  $579; Admiral white 15 cu.ft. 2 dr.  FF, $399; McClary, Motlal Ken-  chainsaw SlO, 20' bar, $150.885-  5772. I9w  Beige sectional sola, exc. cond.,  $600; single bed, $30. Call 886-  3783. I9w  Wooden spoke helm 25'; new  marine alum, window, 12'x24' with  opener; Ezee loader galvanized  boat trailer lor up to 15' boat. B85-  2396. I9cn  Lowrey organ, model El00, $500;  14' libreglass boat, $250;lor sale  as is rdlaway cot, $30.885-5772.  men  PIANO TUNING  For seivice and repair call 'Sunshine Piano1.885-3168.     TFN  more HD dryers, $799-$249; Inglis  flmti Mmt_ Pr|nt, Tnfi ^  Liberator 3 cyl., 2 sp., $369; Ken-  The F        The Wa|ch| ��� m  more 2 sp., 3 cyl., auto. port, dryer  Endangered SpeC|M . sri-,|y  (120V), $169; Kenmore builtin DW J        ' '  top ol line in super shape,  almond/while, $279; Kenmore 3  cyl., 2 sp. rebuilt washer HD, $329;  and more, all recond. w/90 days to  2 yrs. warranty parts and labour.  Ph. Norseman - Bjom 885-7897 or  Comer Cupboard 885- 4434.  I9w  ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS  885-7683,24 hour line.      TFN  Does someone in your family have  a.drinkirsj problem? CallAl-Anon  886-9903, 685-7484, 866-9059.  Al-Ateen 886-2565 or 885-7484.  TRAVEL SPECIAL  Help us support your favourite  charity. Book your holiday or business trips with Bill ol Incentive  Travel and we will donate 50% of  the commission made on the  booking to your lavourite charity.  'When the balance is paid on the  trip, we'll issue you a refund  cheque payable to your charity.  Book with Bill ol Incentive Travel,  885-5984 or 1-921-8131. Not valid  with any other promotion.   #10w  Our TRAVEL PLANNING LITERATURE upgrades your trip and  3^^  saves you $$$. Phone Chris,  _^ m4j&_ TFNs  Dining room set, solid wood, laminate lop, $200 OBO. 886-3069.  #9cn  Wooden dining room table, 6  chairs, $500 OBO. 885-2790110*  While table with leaves, portable  dishwasher, $100 each. 886-3916.  ��9w  EXCELLENT CONDITION  Love seal and chair thai makes  into double bed, canvas colour,  GREAT CIRCLE TRAVEL CONSULTANTS at 8854933.     ��9w  Chesterfield and chair set, $100.  886-7774. alien  Sofa bed/chesterlleld, black and  white, good cond., $225.885- mow8r with bigger, $135.886-  Royal Edition, $1300; Siberian  Tiger, $700; Private sale - no GST.  B85-0876 or 885-4660.11111101  Pentax Zoom 105. Awesomely  automatic camera. Special features, $300.886-4692.     Htcn  1991 Norco Kokanee Mtn. bike,  16' frame, good shape, $275  OBO. 886-3575. men  Dark walnut china cabinet, $300;  45x60 dining table & 6 chairs,  $300; 2 shelf units (book), $50 ea.;  Lazy boy chair, $75; coffee & 2  end tables, $75. offers. 886-8979.  ���Hen  11 square of 24' handsplit shakes.  885-5466. 11101  1991 Smith-Corona elec. typewriter, $75.886-7290.       ��9cn  Shower door kit lor 5' bathtub, 2  heavy-duty tractor tires, $75 OBO;  3 car tires, various sizes; older  Iridge & stove - white, gd. cond.,  $100. 886-9636. men  30' dlx. electric range, self-clean,  $145; elec. broom, like new, $35;  ���new bunk beds, while, $385; lewn  9634.  ���1101    8467.  Older trailer or bus, reasonable,  885-7228. I9cn       6 pc. Ratten Glass lop dinette  People using oral, movers 8 have  ^.$675,883-9203.      111w  men  BosthlU Ranch  R.V.PARK  Opening this spring. Call now to  reserve your space! Long leim and  shod term rates available. Phone  886-9764 for more inlormation or  cell* 1-220-1526. TFNs  Taking an an class? We have the  largest selection of ad supplies in  slock on the Sunshine Coast.  Show Piece Gallery, 280 Gower  Pt. Rd., Gibsons. 886-9213.11 lw  Ladies, have you lost any jewelery  had things go astray please write  to Box 1271 Gibsons        I11w  Approx 14 ft. boal motor la trailer  reasonable. 885-6440       mw  Alder ��� selective logging improves  your stand and pays. Windlall  Resources. 885-7518.       mw  Set of captain chairs with wooden  spindle backs. Solid oak table.  White Iridge/lreezer and stove,  pair ol French doors. 886-8836.$$  Free - 20 containers to ship donations to orphans school in Uganda.  Also any items lor the school -  manual typewriters, books, chil-  Great present-antique Dutch wall  clock, copper lace and weights,  sun and moon plates, $600. 886-  7307.  A bike to nowhere (exercise), 886-  7419. Men  In Ihe downlown Roberts Creek  drens toys, lighl clothing, shoes,  area? Please enquire al the store games, puzzles. Any type of sci-  or phone 885-3400. Men    ence equipment. For more info:  ..���;���7.���:���rZ:   Norma Hodge 886-4841 or Carol  Many items of jewellery and Hems  R|hel mim We M ^  of much sentimental value, items  Include: blue lapis choker, cultured  pearls, petite poin on gold chain &  earrings, various chokers, cameo,  antique aluminum lea pot. If you  have seen any of these items call,  886-4225. I11w  donations.  HOw  OvsflM  Walprjper Kiltwiu  ifrstodtalSOXaff  Older mobile home or bus lor work  shop, inexpensive. 885-7228.1901  Up to 55% off  Latex Paints  886-8103  Gibsons I'cuk ''la/'  Boat - preferably old row boat (or  canoe) with character that floats.  Must be iratUD-aansive, we're broke.  Single key on dogwood keychain-  Call 886-7355 lv. mess.     TFNs  return to coast news. Reward,  niw  Sel of keys on ring ol about 5  keys. 6854543. Men  Wallet - men's dark brawn leather  containing ID, etc. lost in upper  Gibsons, possibly In taxi. Linda  886-3488. Mw  Printer for Mac computer (reasonable) 886-2622 (ask for SuejTFNs  Sewing machine, any year, able to  do basics with good motor. Call  886-7355. TFNs  Doris Pahljina - missing you ��� we  will meet again. VI Krai.    Men  Sincere remeis-lement a Ben Ger-  wing, owner ol CAFE PIERROT  for a wonderful cuisine and warm-  henlsd hospitality al our FabtJous  French Night, Feb. 19. L'ecole  Paas-Parloui. HOcn  Know yairtsll/Msks chsngss wWi  your birth horoscope. 868-9249.  *t0��f  towards expenses gratefully  accepted. Childcare available- Cal  in advance. Phone: 886-0434-  LeeAnn or 885-2944- Maureen.  ���9oi  Hospital Employees' Union of St.  Mary's challenges olher unions,  management and community  groups to match or beat $500.- to  Somalia Bound Assoc, c/o Bank ot  Montreal Box 100 Saechelt B.C.  mw  Welcome Beach Hall lor rent,  receptions, socials, meetings, sic.  Kitchen facilities. 885-4590,885-  96a ��*12w  BOOTH.LL RANCH  RVPARK  will be opening this spring. Hydro,  sewer, cable, phone and a view!  Csll now to reserve a spot 886-  9764 or cell 1-220-1526.    TFNs  Free Dog - Golden Lab, Golden  Ret. X tree to give away to a good  home. He is 7 yrs. young with a  good disposition. Loves people,  kids and water. If you love dogs,    ^-______^_���  lK!-,-*',,f_t_���ima'';}T this Is Ihe dog for you! Call 886- Rebuilt propane Iridge and stove  with dog) Adoption considered. m_ ,m    ^* M. %��_<*. as-  On Rertoofs. Best/Will young male  cal, part Siamese.Black t white  Washer/Dryer. $350, microwave  $100, single hid-a-bed $100,  loveseal $ armchair $150. 886-  0188.      Men  19' Mast etc. All brass Mings sail  suitable lor 12'-14'boat. $125.  886-2127. Ill*)  2 mates beds, 1 with mattress.  $150 and $175, or trade lor bunk-  bed. 886-2616. mw  Cedar 2x6 (.8) tongue/groove  used. 65 cents*!. 886-7400. t\ 1w  1992 BRC Switchback 21 speed  mountain bike, pearl white. 26x20  in. excellent condition. $400, obo.  886-9095. Men  885-1980.  Mw  RotorasDeekwesnerpigs. Ready  to go Feb. 13.885-5486.     Mw  BARREL RACE* GAMES  SUNDAY, APRIL 4/93  12 Noon  Somalia Bound Assoc. Help Dr.  Paelkav lake medical supplies  directly to Somalia. Donations can  be mailed or left at Sechelt or Gibsons Bank ol Montreal.  'COMPLIMENTARY FACIAL'  Personalized skin csre program  customized tor your skin type. Dermatologist- tested. Can today lor a  Iree consultation. Gloria Fritz,  9026.  Men  Walrus tusk carving. 885-5586.  ���11w  Boys bikes 12' and 14', skiis tl  boots size 2, hockey equip, 3 pis.  skates for ages 4-6.886-0498.Mw  8 HP BCS diesel rototiller w/power  lakeofl -plus 26' and 16' tillers,  extras, $1100.885-7020.   ��11w  Clinic ��� March 13 4 14,10 am-3  pm, Barrel Ftee. CaH Tying, Pole WeperxSsnlktaryKaybeai^con'  Banding. Phone886-220S. ��llcn    sunam 885-5715  Black Lab puppies, 8 wks old, 3  Fiwtogocdhcsiw2yr.c4dLabX,  press0's' *'To ** remov6d 1rom  malasleft.$75.895-6412. HOw    vr^Wend^.886-9660.     Men'   u~���"""���      " *" "  FAIRWAY STABLES  English Riding Lessens  Expes-asnced certfied, CEF instructor, Ages 8-arM (you're never too  FOR SALE  BY OWNER  Neonex Imperial 14x70 mobile  home. Bright, spacious layout,  excellent condition, very clean,  newly painted & renovated featuring stucco ceiling with cedar  beams in living room, while walls,  400 sq. tt. deck. Excellent localion,  close to lerry, in Comeau Trailer  Park 122,1416 North Road, Gibsons. Pad rent $195. 886-8095.  $39,900. TFNs  " SCREENED  TOP SOIL-GRAVELS  Fill, Sand, big or small loads. Doug  865-5070 I9w  Cupboard, charming shaker style,  solid pine, unfinished, $450. 886-  9665. TFNs  Hy Fy Nova windsurfer, $600.886-  3623. HOw  Seasoned lirewood, $65 lor good  1/2 cord loads. 885-0737.   HOw  Marine stove, $250; TV, $100; 9'  tablesaw, $150; complete exercise  station, $250; tent, $100; 3/8' elec.  drill, jigsaw telescope. 886-3337.  HOw  Hoppy's quality mushroom  manure, bark mulch, screened. 11  yrs. continuous service. 885-2592,  885-0821. ��9w  One office desk, $35; cheslerlield,  $35; Lazy-boy armchair, $25.886-  2543. I9w  Wanted: Computer with H/D. Also,  sewing machine. 886-3673. HOw  For winemaking - crusher, press  and 5 gal. carboys. 883-2353  HOw  Carnage/stroller. $45; crib I mattress, used once, $60; coin 4  stamp collection; Men's scuba  gear. 886-4870. HOw  Complete black _ white darkroom  outfit, incl. wet sink, $350. 686-  3819. HOcn  Technlc 2 speaker 12 wt. AMP  tuner record player, dual stereo  cassette, almost new, $500 OBO.  886-7018. HOcn  FIREWOOD  FLEA MARKET  Cold storage unit 7'x8' (Welkin) Sl0Ck up ,or m__ year M Mve  has Ireezer compartment, 2 com- money. 886-4699.         HOcn  house. You take away, $600.886- Coldspot bar Iridge, as new, $150  9567.                         mw lirm; 36' round pedestal maple    laUe,$150lirm.886-94B4.l10cn  Anlique sola and chairs, $500;   dishwasher, $60; tall hutch, $80;  single bed trame, $15; Rattan Weight lifting set incl. bench w/leg  old). Beginner to intermeolale rid- Marl9w. 7, 10AM-1PM al the couch 4 collee table, $75; crib extension, barbells a weights,  en welcome. Also boarrjng avail. Legion Hall by LA. to RCL #109 matlress, new, $30; highchair, $25; $125 OBO; shower doors com-  Indoor/outdoor 12x12 stalls, riding Gibsons. $5 a table or 2 for $9. TV staid, $10.886-7478. ptete assembly, $66 OBO. 886-  ring.Cei1 Leslie 885-5423. It ten 888-2798 or 6W-7754.                                                    ��9w 8836.                         HOcn 1-OaSI   INeW*.,     IVIallLII    I,      I77J  Take Advantage of our Nexv Classified Ad Special  Run your classified ad 6 times  and pay for only 2 times!  Coast News (Monday)  Classified Deadline:  NOON FRIDAY  Gibsons &  Sechelt Offices  21. For Sale  27. Mobile Homes  31. For Rent  %  HYDRO POLES AGED HORSE MANURE        1976 Mustang, dk. blue, runs well,  BCIaydraecproved,��zes.Call $F^"^M<b^'  "^^^^^ '"  W.D. Excavating tor inlormation. HOoensorew^WsW.    in.    n_. ^ m^ 4 d( $750  886-9764 or cell 1-220-1526.TFNS  Super-8 or regular-8 movie cam-   OBO, Good cond. 886-9557. HOw  ������. .... Z~Z     "   era and projector, also screen Iri-  308 Savage new, $400; row ng *  mar-hi no    <t19(Y   mniinloln  hlba     r ���  TFN  machine, $120; mountain bike.  885-4818. HOcn  �� TEMPO GL  2-dr. 4 cyl. 5 spd. PS/PB, pulse  77 Pontiac Lemans, exc. cond.,  $900 OBO. 836-3648 SS  1992 Ford Tempo, auto., 4 cyl.,  air. Call David 685-3261.  DLS5936. #9cn  '79 S-100 Ford P/U, 6 cyl auto, 24.5   Cabin   Cruiser,   new  new lires, good work truck. $699. Merc molor and leg, head propane  SS1987 S15 2WD Jimmy, privacy stove, sleeps 4, rear glassed in,  glass, PS/PB, auto., tilt, Sony $6200.883-9253. ss  stereo, new exhaust, asking  $6800.886-7800. ss  LOOKING  FOR  SPECIAL  HELP?  GOOD HAY  $5.00/Bale Delivered  S*taw$5.00/bale  Call Between 12-tpm  885-9357  1974 Datsun 2607 alpine stereo,  stereo, 135 km, clean, $2250 mags, spinner hubs, Pirelli tires,  OBO. 686-7227.  1976 International Seoul, lots of  rust but runs great, $600 OBO.  1991 Olds Quad 442, immaculate  35 MPG, asking $9700.883-1177.  HOcn  OBO 886-7378  HOcn new brakes, exc. shape $3500 YvBn885-9321. TFN1988 Che  S.10 Tahoe. Immaculate, low k's,  also canopy lits S.10 longbox.  883-2297. ss  PLEASE COMPARE  $33,900  Dlx 938 sq. It. home, lots ol  options included. FOB. Only 2 lelt.  Must have own location. 597-3322.  1980 Highwood 14x70 mobile lor       removal. 3 bdrms., large master  115 Merc 4 cyl. O/B, $2500; 50  has a��� window and ,_-am with  Merc O/B, $1600. 886-3005, 8am-  5pm. TFN  Boal trailer lor herring skiff or large  boat, $800,883-2107. ss  '86 Mercury Topaz, like new,  $5500.886-2833 or 886-7484. SS  TFN  CEDAR SHAKES 8 LUMBER, any  size. Will cuslom cut. 685-2138  or 885-5601. TFN  Parker ��� Hole 30.06,3x9 Bushnell  scope. Marlin 444s Winchester,  Queen size waterbed, Bentwood  rocker. 885-5467. ss  SATELLITE SALES  Green Onion Earth Station  ���84-5240  TFN  Looking for good body lor my 318   1992 Cougar LS: 5.0 L HO auto.,  motor up to $200, or selling motor tuny loaded w/leather and power-  tor same, has 15,000 miles. Al  885-9011 eves. HOcn  1984 Buick Regal, grey, 2 dr., 305,  PS/PB/PW, console, buckel seats,  AM/FM stereo, new cols, shocks,  brakes, starter, battery, Irani Ires;  193,000 hwy. kms., nice looking  car, $3950.8854344.      HOcn  moon rool. Beautilul dk. plum  w/black inside. This is a local lease  return. Oilers. Call Louis 885-  3281. DU5836. Men  1977 Camaio, garnet red, 64,000  miles, exc. body I motor, $5500.  885-2470. #11*  1974 Corvette Stingray. Lots ol  work done, needs more, $5000  1981 Oldsmobile, gd. cond, lamily  nnTI 886-0422. Hlw  1977 JD 410 backhoe, good working condition, $10,800 OBO. 886-  7372 or 885-6730. ss  NORTH  VANCOUVER  ���  CAMPBELL  RIVER  ���  MERRIT  $195  IT PAYS  TO SPREAD  THE WORD  WANTlDt  AIDER AND .MAPI*  SAWLOGS  GRAEME FITCH  946-9878  220-6472  NORVK HARDWOODS  car, $1500 or any trade except  cars. 885-3546. HOcn  '82 Toyota Corolla Stn. Wagon, 4  cyl., 5 sp., $500.886-7951.  #9w  Estate sale: 1976 Mercury Grand  Marquis aulomalic, good cond., no  rust, good tires, $1500.885-2342.  Men  '88 Dodge Lancer, 4 dr, 5 spd,  Am/FM, very clean, $4995 or  trade. 686-2111 or 886-7520.TFN  1992 F150 XLT 4X4, 5.0 L  auto/fully loaded, 3.55 axle, boxliner, apache seat, bumper guards.  Our parts demo was $29,247 -  now it's used - Oilers. Call Louis  885-3281 DL#5936. Men  1973 Super Beelle, $2500 OBO.  883-9234. SS  1980 Camaro 305 auto., T-Tops,  Rally rims, $2600. 885-7113. ss  1976 New Yorker, A-1 cond., low  1990 Nissan Maxima SE, leather,     .,      lm,m.,,m. ���  auto, air, etc, 50,000 km. 886-9785  mileage $900 OBO 886-9026 ss  (alter 5 pm). Men    used Camaro T-Top, $495 lor the  1984 Colt, std, mechanically perlect, one owner, $1400 OBO. 885-  7535. #9cn  1989 Sprint, like new, true kms 2,  660, $4,995 firm. 886-2789. #9cn  1981 Buick sta. wagon. $600.00.  888-7112.  1986.Daytona Turbo 2 auto, elec  locks, mirrors, sunrool, stereo cassette. $5100. 39mpg Hgw. 886-  9133. #11W  1980. Dodge Caravelle aulo P/S.  P/B, noi lusted or dented. $500.  886-9145. #11w  1974 Volvo, new exhaust and  clutch. $1200.- o.b.o. or Irade for  truck prm/c. 883-9590.      #9cn  1978 Lincoln Cont. MK 4 on  propane. $2000. obo. 663-9590  Men  1988 Escort - low miles, 1 owner  reg. $5295, sale $3795. Call  Denise 885-3281. #5936.    #9cn  1990 Honda CRXSI, black on  black, sunrool, 35,000 kms., very  VW Dune Buggy, awesome,  $1000060.885-5443.      ��9cn  CENTERUNE PERFORMANCE  Now wrecking  1979 Camaro LT  1980 Grenada 4 dr  886-2111 or 885-6251  Meri  '79 Corolla, while, auto, 2 dr, runs  well, $650.886-2019.��9cn79 Ford  sin. wagon, V6 auto., good running  cond., $475.886-9372. ss  1986 Ford Mercury 2 dr., 6 cyl., air  cond., exc. cond., low mileage,  $5000080,883-2512. SS  Jeep Sahara YJ, exc. cond.,  $14,000; 8 cyl/solt top/alloy,  wheels, 40,000 kms. Call Geoff  686-4290. #9*  1984 Honda Civic, 5 spd., new  tires, gd. cond., $2200.885-0851.  #9w  set, with covers, 886-9500 anytime, ss  1974 Oldsmobile, new biakes and  exhausl. Mechanically sound,  $900 OBO. 885-1943. ss  1968 Ford Taurus, am/lm, Ac V6,  auto/od, 4 door, exc. cond. $6,495.  886-75200(886-2111. SS  1979 Cadillac Seville baby blue,  Mext., rebuilt engine t transmission. Priced to sell $3850 Call 886-  6510 after 6:00pm. ss  1971 LandRover - 88 complelely  rebuilt. Oilers.. PTO Avail. 883-  1975 Triumph TR7, excellent condition, new dual exhaust, radial fa  low profile tires. Sacrifice $3600 or  trade up or down lor tsfrlilly'Size  car or 11 It. camper. 885-9068. ss  '86 Pontiac 6000 AC 4 cyl, F/in|,  great mileage. Exc. cond. $4500.  886-7150. /      ���  1989 Ford Ranger 4X4 auto., V6,  only $8750. David 885-3281  DL#5936. ��9cn  DRUGLORD TRUCKS! $100  66     BRONCO $50  91  BLAZER $150  77 JEEP CJ  $50  Seized Vans, 4x4's, Boats  Choose Irom thousands starling  $50.-24 Hour Hotline 801-379-  2335 Copyright IBC104KK #20cn  1988 Bronco II 4x4, great in snow,  V6 AT, exc. cond., new brakes,  exhaust. $8500 OBO 886-2031 .ss  1985 Chev 1 ton dumptruck. Fairly  new Target Master, 350 aulo., call  Warren 885-3281. DLI5936. #9cn  Big block Ford propane system  w/tank, $1000. 886-3005 Bam-  5pm. TFN  1970 4x4 40' mudders, runs good.  886-7484. ss  1988 Ranger 6 cyt., 5 sp., canopy.  Make an offer. Call Denise 885-  3281 DL��5936. Men  '69 3 ton Chev, flatdeck, 5 + 2  tranny, new front tires, needs  inspection. $3250.886-3001.  ss  Full size 1990 Dodge van, V6  auto, $8500.886-8301 ss  1988 Chev. Cheyenne 1/2 Ion  pick-up, 4.3 litre V6, PS/PB,  61,000 km., box mat, toolbox,  $8700.885-2836,885-7413   SS  77 Chevy Nomad, deluxe window  van, pans. 885-5102. ss  1981 Ford F250,4x4 with rock box  $5500.886-4599. SS  1990 Ford Bronco II XL sport 4X4,  very low miles, one owner, all  records, 5 sp., exc. cond. with all  the options. 885-4663.     #11cn  garden soaker lub ��� circle kitchen  with maple cabinets - five appli-  16' Double Eagle in excellent ances. Venetians throughout,  working order. Loaded with $29,900. Karen 885-5412. ss  options. $3900.886-2736.  16 tt. Lund 9.9 Suzuki, trailer,  $2000; 20 tt. steel workboat. 307  Chev, velvet drive, Phone for more  info 886-2565. HOcn  24 ft. C licence, $3500 or offers.  883-9555. #9w  12 It. Miro-cratl boal, steering, 15  Johnson motor, $2000.885-7780.  ��9w  Ranger 22, VHF 5 sails, very fast,  sleeps 4. Gary Mull design $4200.  886-3490,1-977-7349 toll-free  pager. ss  28 Motorcycles  '86 RM-125, excellent condition,  comes with some -accessories.  Priced to go, $1150 OBO. 886-  0405. >9cn  For restoration, Honda 150 Dream  Twin. $60.00.886-7400      #9cn  1990 Honda CR250 exc. cond.,  extras.$2700.685-0162.   mien  Men's leather jacket, gloves and  helmet, $300.886-8074.    HOw  '91 CR 250. exc. cond., just put  $2000 into motor and suspension,  ���WATERFRONT'Madeira Park  area. Older 4 bdrm home, oil and  wood heat, fireplace. $650. Mar 1  1-6603439. H1w  Sechelt Center, 2 bdrm house  $650. per mo. No pets. Rel. Req.  Avail Mar 15.885-9667     ��11w  ���NEW WATERFRONT SECHELT  EXECUTIVE HOME* fully turn.  4,500. sq. ft. Business Rets. Req.  Fred. 1-986-9079 I11w  Available now, large 2 bdrm  mobile on quiet scenic lot near  cedar grove schorJ.W/D hook up.  Cum or small pet welcome, minimum 6 mo. Lease $580./moplus  util. 1-266-1190. Hlw  West Sechelt, newly renovated 1  bdrm suite fridge 5 stove. Heat  and MV included. Near store, bus  and laundry. NS, N.P. Refs. req.  $500/ mo. 885-9610. avail. Mar 15  111w  2 bdrm house. Pratt s Chaster.  Fenced yard $550/mo. plus. Avail  April 1.PP6-0496. H1w  886-2572 or 886-7306.  I9cn  9 ft. aluminum boat (duck pond) Re*al handle -*-"-������ *"5�� Pj*  exc. cond., $295.885-7020. H1w    ton, Boyeseen reeds, $3000 OBO.  Coronado 15, trailer, similar to  Laser, nice boat $1600.986-3490,  1-977-7349 toll-lree pager,     ss  BOAT SHOW  SPECIALS  Still in Effect  Largest Dealer on  the Sunshine Coast  TIDEMNEKT  H37 VYMlt Roan), Sadtrt ��� HS4141  ^^Ea  1992 Kawasaki Ninja ZX 600,  $5000.8864996. ss  '86 Honda Aspencade, exc. cond.,  garage kept, $5500.886-9595.  1981 Honda CB650 custom,  immaculate 25,600 original K's,  $1250060.886-7378. ss  1985 Kawasaki Ninja like new,  offers. 886-8622. ss  New 2 level 2 bdrm. duplex on bus  line, close to Gibsons Plaza. No  pets, refs req. $6007mo. 886-3457.  H1cn  1 bdrm. suite, waterfront in lower  Gibsons,, March 1, $600 + 1/2  utils. 886-2056,980-8696. I11cn  Shared accom. Sechelt. Clean,  quiet, view. Preler lemale, N/S,  $350 ind. utils 8854778. H1cn  2 bdrm. main floor, huge deck,  spectacular marirva/rrountain view,  central Gibsons, $595 plus ulils.  255-2044. ��11cn  San Juan 24, VHF, dry sailed,  fresh water, 7.5 Honda, exc. cond.,  stove, porta-potti, $7900. 886-  3490,1-977-7349 toll-tree pager.  ss  Hot* Cat 16 sailboat, trailer, nice  boat, #$1700. 686-3490, t-977-  7349 toll-free pager, ss  Good 12 It. aluminum boat $600 or  trade? 885-7167 ss  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  9.9-20-30-40-50-70 HP 1991-1992  Evinrudes. Excellent condilion.  Lowe's Resort, 883-2456.    TFN  Yes! There ie a reteole-local pro-  ������ ������,   t   ,    ����       ���   fjeller repair service. 8856278.  1979 171 Boler Trailer. All ameni-  "    ^ TFN  lies, sleeps,5. $6200.886-7074           Men    12 ft. aluminum boal $600, 885-  21 ft. Kencratt Trailer, fridge, slove 7167. ss  and toilet. $2200. Obo. 883-9590.        Men  Accommodation for a couple lor  one day per week - Mondays - in  lower Gibsons. 885-5552.   <9cn  Responsible local family desperately seeks 2-3 bdrm. house to  rent in Haltmoon Bay. Phone days  685-7927 eves. 886-8384. HOw  Small house or suite w/yerd lor  young lamily. Reasonably priced  for March 1 or ASAP. 8800409.  HOw  Large bright 1 bdrm. suite, commercial, N/S, no pets, $500 incl.  ulils. 886-3575. H1cn  A bright, clean 1 bdrm. ground  lloor suite, duplex Gibsons F/P,  laundry, NTS, $450.277-6205.  #11cn  OCEANVIEW  3 bdim. home with access to good  beach across street, $7507mo. to  resp. family who will care lor large  yard 8 garden, 5412 Lawson Rd.  ((V Hwy. 101), W. Sechell. 1-299-  3778. ��11cn  Responsible young lamily looking  to rent a 3 bdrm. home or duplex  between Rbts. Ck. and Langdale,  occupancy Mar. 15, $500-$700  Brighl, sunny 3 bdrm. duplex  range. Call 8864697.      HOcn    appl., centrally localed, 5825.'  1230.  ��� m-'Miami  42' ceiling Ian, 3 lights, 3 spd., as  686-7205 eves.  new, $60; two new Colonist interior  doors, 30', $75 lor both; fireplace  wood holder, 4 pc. hammered  black sleel fireplace set, $25.685-  0159 or 886-0043. HOcn  EkCttllwit Pries 74 Chiyslflf New  clean irsideSOU, $11,500OBO.   Yon^.4dr.,V8.fullyIr-ided,orig-  truck,$1250.886-9273.  1980 F-150 302 cu. in. reliable  Men  19 tt. Sealoner Volvo Penla  Calkins trailer needs exhaust man-  ss  H1cn  4000 watt Coleman elec. generator. Easy pull start, new, $875.  947-2866. HOcn  1990 Bronco II, 6cyl., 5 sp., only  $12,995. Low miles. Call Denise  885-3281. DLS5936. Men  1990 Aerostar 7 pass., loaded,  42,000 kms. Warren 885-3281.  DU5936, Men  fjO Subaru in running cond., needs  work or lor parts, $300 lirm. 885-  8802Anita. #11cn  1992 Ford Taurus 4 dr., aulo., air,  many exlras, call Warren 885-  ' 3281. DLI5936. Men  '85 Lada 5 sp., 105,000 kms.,  good 2nd vehide, $500 OBO. 886-  4821.  SS  '89 Mustang 5.0 LX Hthbk.,  loaded, $10,000 or best oiler. 886-  8450.  11101  1979 Ponliac station wagon, reliable transportation, lots of exlras,  $1250.685-9648. SS  1977 white BMW 320i, exc. body,  great car. $3500.8864673.11 Icn  Wanted to buy: spoiler and part of  front bumper lor '83 Chevetle  1983-37 will fit. 886-3039 aft. 5pm.  TFN  1988 Toyota Camry station wagon,  sunrool, PW/PL, cruise, new tires,  5 sp., $9800.885-3881.    H1cn  '80 Toyota Corona, LE, 4 dr., 5 sp.,  $1000080.885-7105.      HOW  1981 Honda Civic 4 dr., 1400,  10,000 kms. on compiele rebuild,  grsst lor parts, $250 OBO or  W.H.Y. 885-7847. HOcn  inal 102.00C kms. 886-9500. TFN  1985 Subaru 4X4 station wagon,  110,000 miles, exc. cond., $3750.  886-3541. Mw  New mirrored bypass closet doors,  4 fl. opening, heavy gauge, 2  pairs, $270.885-3405.     HOcn  11 HP Sears ride-on mower, 36:  deck. 885-3546. HOcn  120 Sachs Ddmar chainsa;, wood  shaper i bits; CD ghetto blaster;  CD car stereo; cassette car stereo;  car speakers; 1978 Ford 1 ton  cube truck; Ford 6 cyl. molor;  Texas Instruments TI/5150 adding  machine. Russ 885-3435.  HOcn  For Sale - Hansen Weatherpon  insulated vinyl Quanset Hut. 30* by  15', easily transportable. Use tor  storage, workshop, boathouse,  etc., $3500.886-7615.     HOcn  Children's picnic table, $23; cedar  wheelbarrow planters, $8 and $18.  885-3285. ss  TOPSOIL  Screened top soil al reasonable  rates. W.D. Excavating, 886-9764  orcell. #1-220-1526.        TFNs  '88 Woodmizer 40HD bandsaw  mill. Trailer pkg ��� 550 hrs, lap siding attach., carriage cover, auto  1977 GMC Suburban; 1977 Cadil-  grinder, tooth setter, misc. spare lac Sedan, $750 ea. 8853887.  parts. $22,000 OBO. 886-3001 ss  Ladies std boots, 886-3457,    ss  Wanted: Printer lor Mac computer  (reasonable) 886-2622 (Ask for  Sue) TFNs  Airco Gas furnace Good cond.  $315 8856276 ss  Children's picnic table, $23; cedar  wheelbarrow planters $8 and $18  885-3285. ss  TOTAL  CLEAROUT  All vehicles  must be sold  $150 -$4.9^  MIKE PLIMLEY  CENTURION AUTO  SaaflS Wl,,,,* Rd. Sasahcll  885-4004  CHEAP! FBI/US. SEIZED  89Merceoes $200  86VW $50  67 MERCEDES $100  65 MUSTANG $50  Choose Irom thousands starting  $50. 24 Hour Hotline. 801-379-  2935 Copyright iBC010410H2cn  1985 Fiero GT, 6 cyl., 4 sp., runs  greal, $2500.886-7484.        SS  1968 GMC 283 auto., good shape,  $1200 OBO. 886-9050.     H1cn  88 Ford 150,1/2 Ion, 6 cyl., box  mat, tool box. 53,ooo kms. $8,400.  883-9203. H1w  1964 Dodge D-100, panel van. 4  sp. New under carnage tres, windshield, $1,500. 886-6254 or 886-  0498. #11*  '78Chev305V8P/Umechanicalry  sound, good work truck. Oilers  8864821. Make an offer.      ss  '87 Nissan 4X4 XE, P/U 5 sp.,  100,000 kms., canopy, sunrool,  dura-liner. & bush t>ar. S7600.885-  2995. SS  1971 VW van, camperized, $300  OBO or W.H.Y. 886-7647. #10cn  77 Ford 250,3/4 Ion, exc. cond.,  $795,886-3730. #10cn  79FordF-100,3X6cyl.,auto.,4  new tires, $699.886-9500.     ss  37 ft. 5 th wheel 1981 Prowler,  very oomlortatxo while you build or rldd, $3500.886-3457.  iravel. $7800. obo. 886-2461.��11w  211992 Prowler 19 ft., used only 2  weeks, immac. cond., $13,500.  8854194. HOcn  27.Mobile Homes  \  .TV,  l/ESTER INTERIORS |  ��� t��r  ��� Dr  ���Pc  ��� N  ���C��  V  )foct M*BnoQ#fn#nt  iftintjl aMTVKVt  ilnring  tjw Hanging  rp#)i iir y  [BILL 806-3463  7 It. import camper, gd. cond.,  $1500. Available with 1985 Toyota  long box PU, $4000/palr, only 1  owner. 886-7951. ��11w  1991 Northern light dx camper 9',  Iridge, slove, toilet and shower  $7500.885-7810 TFN  1975 GMC camper van. Good  lires, 6 cyl. aulo. $1000 OBO. 883-  9979 ss  79 Frontier Van - air, flush toilet,  shower, lurnace, 3-way Iridge, low  miles. Ford 460 tor towing, exc.  cond, $9750 OBO.885-2551.#10w  1971 - 21 ft. Skylark trailer, exc.  cond., new upholstery I blinds,  $4500.886-3317. ��10w  1976 Dodge camperized van,  auto, p/s,p/b, cruise, rear bed, cupboards, icebox, sink, $1,500. 318  1986 Mazda Cab-plus. Beautilul eng 8852512ss15' Aristocat, sink,  ADVERTISING  FOR TENANCY  British Cdumbla legislation prohibits advertising which dscrim-  inates In lhe rental d property.  For example a person who  stipulates 'No Children' as a  condition ol rental would be in  violation ol the Family Status and  the Human Rights Ads. The  lanrJord who places Hie adver  ment and the newspaper which  publishes it would both be in  contravention ol the legislation  and could have a complaint filed  against them. The Coasl News  will therefore not accept such  discriminatory ads.  FOR SALE  BY OWNER  Neonex Imperial 14x70 mobile  home. Bright, spacious layout,  excellent condition, very clean,  newly painted S renovated featuring stucco ceiling with cedar  beams In Irving room, white walls,  4iXsg.ft.d6s-k.Excellemlsxation,    . .,   ,     .  dose to lerry, in Comeau Trailer 'Mm- ground lew'. &<*"�����"  Park #22,1416 North Road, Gib- ��*������cenlral G,bs0,ls'M95'"5"  sons. Pad rent $195.686-8095. 7^ _  $39,900. TFNs  2 bdrms, Iridge, stove, $14,900.  8850604. #9cn  Room on Reed Rd. Share kith,  bath, W/D. N/S. No pets. Avail Mar  1. $325 inc. 886-0363.       HfJcn  REDUCED  1983 Buick Sky Hawk, 2 dr, 2.0L,  ���90 Honda Prelude, exc. shape, 3 4 cyl, 5 spd manual, $1450 $995  yr. + warranty, $15,000 060.885  OBO. 8859500 arrylime.  0866.  HOw  HOw  1991 Mercury Cougar, auto., air,  power, white, exc. cond., 35,000  kms, $17,000.8853623.       ss  1984 Cadillac black lormal 7 pass.  limo. Clean, second owner, no  T-BIRD  W Thunderbird, low kms, lady driven, non-smoker, very clean.  $5,650 OBO 886-2622 days or  8850971 eves. TFNs  1962 Mercury Zephyr., 6 cyl auto,  4 dr. Firsl $375 drives it away.  8859372 SS  little truck. S4800.883-2329.   SS  1985 Nissan, no nisi, needs battery, tune-up, $500.885-0737.  HOw  1971lrternatJonal5ton,18tt.van.  PTG and diesel engine, $2500.  8857196. #10w  1981 Ford FIS0, auto.. 6 cyl..  $1200OBO.883-2228.     HOw  '65 Merc, milk van, 300 6 cyl,  $750 OBO. 8852565.      HOcn  1977 F2S0, excellenl runner,  $1500080.885-5443.      #9cn  ���80 GMC P/U, with canopy, $1900.  886-7106eves. #9cn  1984 Chev Silverado Suburban  4X4, aulo., loaded, exc. cond,  $6500. Phone eves. 886*867.  HOW  Canopy, aluminum, lor small P/U.  excellent cond, $200. Call Mike  HOw  Iridge, stove, furnace. Sleeps 6.  Clean unit. $1500 060.8856066.  Men  '91 Outcl-arnan 5th tavheel, 26 tt. 11*.  Fully loaded, tike new, Immac.  cond. Call Brad or Connie 686-  0446. ss  8 It. Galaxy camper, loading lacks,  $450.8850737. HOw  1981 Granada 2 dr, auto, 6 cyl,  divider, no rool, otherwise lully low mileage. David 885-3281  loaded. $6995.886-3331 Nathan  DL��5936. #9cn  844-8757. #10w  '84 Chev Custom Dlx. P/U on  propane, 305 cu. in, $3200; 250  gal. luel oil tank, $100 OBO  (empty). 886-2826. ss  24' Rsinsll cabin cruiser, exc.  Shape, $5200 OBO. 886-6101  between 6 -5or 8860616 eves.  TFN  Bottom paint copper P/sailor,  35,/gal, 2 gats. 8857400    Men  21 It. fibeilorm mull w/merc leg.  $1300. obo or trade. For M/C 883-  9590 Mo-  IS tt. Inflatable 30 HP Evinrude  plus trailer, toads ol extras; 16 It.  MMabia good shape. 8850655.  ���10w  40 ton Skippers license. Fisherman 2,3 and 4. Watchkeepers  ticket. 886-2626. #9w  Good selection used tires, wheels, 79 Foid F150, rusty, running ree- 23 ft. Sabrecratt 165 I/O Merc, 20  1981 Trans Am, turbo, A/C, T-rool, Chevelie; Honda Accord parts, sonebie, $500. Aft. 5pm 8650039. aux. depth sounder, head, stove,  $3000.885-7198. HOw    8854004 IS HOw    $9500.8850784. ss  whon you  pay tor 2 Ineorilon*  AH classifieds musl be  pre paid before insertion  FOR ONE INSERTION  in either the Monday or Weskender  Edition. Up lo 10 words; 25 cents  for sadi oddilionol word.  Free: Inst, Found & Free  Sure Soil ClaeeMtede  $17 up to 10 words  $ I each additional word  Your ad, salting one item, will run 4 consecutive weeks  then will be canceled unless you instruct us lo renew il  by clatsifiavd deadline * No' avolhatila for commercial advertiser,  Coasl News  CLASSIFIID DEADLINES:  Mendcsy Idltloit W����k*n*J*r  NOON FRIDAY NOON TUMDAY  Gibsons 886-2622     Sechelt 885-3930  1 bdrm. suite, lower Gibsons, view,  appliances, refs. req. avail, immediately, $450.886-7286.  #11ov  Upper Gibsons, close fo mall, 1 '  bdrm. suite, $550 plus 1/4 utils.  8853107. Hlcn  Clean, bright 1 bdrm. lower Gibsons. Private entrance, utils, W/D  induced, N/S, $500, avail. Mar. 1.  8860573. #11cn  West Sechelt executive home, 2  yrs. old, upper 2 levels, 3 bdrm., 3  baths, hardwood floors, vaulted  ceiling, F/P, avail. March 1,  $B95/mo. plus shared hydro,  responsible quiet people only.  Rets. req. 524-9406.       H1cn  New, furnished 1 bdrm. suite, suitable lor couple or single person,  m.NIP. $700. utils. 886-4608.  #1101  Gibsons, 1 bdrm. large, bright,  soaker tub. deck, $525 plus. Avail,  immed. Arthur 885-9659.   ��11cn 18  Coast News, March 1, 1993  Take Advantage of our Nexv Classified Ad Special  Run your classified ad 6 times  and pay for only 2 times!  wm  Coast News (Monday)  Classified Deadline:  NOON FRIDAY  Gibsons &  Sechelt Offices  31. For Rent  35   Business 8.  Home Services  Gower Pt. Rd. beautiful, brand  new 4 bdrm. plus loft waterfront  home. DW. garage, N/S, N/pets.  $1000.1-271-7783. #11cn  Monthly. Weekly, Dally  886-3343  BOOTHILL RANCH  RVPARK  Will be opening this spring. Hydro,  sewer, cable, phone > a view' Call  now to reserve a spot. Long term  and short term rales avail. 886-  9764orcein-220-1526.    TFNs  1 bdrm. suite. $325/mo. plus  hydro. 883-2661. HOcn  Quiet room in new house, cooking  Iscillttes, suit male. 8852164.  #10cn  Brand Newl Close to lerry. 3  bdrm., 2 1/2 bath, 5 appis., FP. 2  car garage, no pets, rels., $1000.  8864567 or 1-966-7552.   #10cn  Gibsons - Avail. April 1, nice 3  bdrm. home on 5 acres, near lerry,  off North Rd. Incl. FP, W/D, dishwasher & extra storage shed.  $850. Pets ia kids welcome. Call  Mark 1-944-7580. ��10cn  Large 3 bdrm. duplex, lower Gibsons, no pets, rels., avail, now,  $800/mo. 8858529.        HOcn  Fern, adult student seeks roommate lor 2 bdrm. apt. lower Gibsons, N/S, mature. Avail, now or  Mar. 1, $290 plus hydro. 866-  2285. *10cn  Execulive home, 5 bdrms., 3  baths, Gorgeous view. Nanny  suite. Close to lerry & shopping.  Good subdivision, $i350/mo.  Refs. 9260796. #10w  Private 4 Peaceful spacious  bright, new 2 bdrm. suite, walk to  terry, adult oriented, N/S, no pels.  $625 incl. hydro & cable. 886-  7334 i'lGw  Sechelt village, 2 bdrm. plus den,  5 appis., avail. May 1 or sooner,  $725/mo. 8850915 eves. HOcn  New 3 bdrm. apt. lor rent, Hillcrest  Rd. Construction is in final stages  end this beautilul, new lower  duplex should be ready lor occupancy Mar. 1. For further details  callcontrador at 886-7868.#10cn  Brand new 2 bdrm. apt. recently  linished and ready tor occupancy.  Asking $600/mo. but open for discussion. Call contractor lor viewing. 886-7866. #10cn  1 bdrm. ground tloor suite, view,  private garden, quiet neighbourhood, Selma Park, N/S, $500  Avail. Feb. 15. 885-5288 or 885-  9310. #9cn  i bdrm suite, lower Gibsons, great  view, dose to all amenities. Avail.  Mar. I, $525/mo. To view call BB6-  7630. ��9cn  New 3 bdrm deluxe home close to  mall. No pets. $875.886-2454.  I9cn  Close to Langdale lerry terminal,  two bedroom mobile home,  Comeau Trailer Park, $600. Grant  Really 8853330. TFN  1 bdrm suite. $325/mo ��� hydro.  883-2661. ��9cn  RENTAL  MANAGEMENT  Vettds  REALTY LTD.  Don Sutherland  2 bdrm cottage  Hopkins - $450  3 W/F Suites  $850 each  3 bedrm rancher  deskside $800  886-8107  Selma Park: 2 bdrm trailer, trailer  park. $695/mo. 6854514.   I9cn  2 bdrm trailer. Pender Harbour,  view. $450/mo. 8854514. Avail.  March. #9cn  VIEW, 2 bdrm suite. 5 appl. Suit  quiet couple, NS, no pets. $725.  886-7175. #9cn  1 bdrm. apt. lor renl, utils not  included, central Gibsons, $400 _  $500.8857018. TFN  1 bdrm. extra Irg. living room, great  view, Granlhams. Avail, immed.,  $525.8864996. #1101  Gibsons large 2 bdrm. bright $525  plus utils. Arthur 885-9859. #11cn  Gibsons, spacious 2 bdrm. ocean-  view suite, 4 appl., garage, N/S.  $650.8864773. #9w  Waterfront, 3 Mrm. home near  Bonniebrook. $750/mo. Avail,  immed. 8864557. #9w  April 1. lower Gibsons -clean,  cozy, 3 bdrm. duplex, appl.. F/P,  $800.9480384. #9w  3 bdrm. lownhouse, 1 1/2 baths,  carport, balcony, 5 appliances,  near school 4 shopping. JSOftmo  avail. March 1.8864680.    TFN  3 bdrm.. 2 bath upper duplex,  Madeira Park. Wood/elec. heat,  appliances, $585/mo. Rels. 883-  9050. ��10w  Gibsons Witerlronl - One bdrm.  with deck, avail. Mar. l,$565/mo.  8860792. #10w  Avail Mar. 15. large I bdrm. sell-  contained suite in modem subdivis  ion. 886-7581 att. 4pm.      ��9cn  2 bdrm. apart, downtown Sechelt.  885-7606. IHw  Lower Gibsons, avail. Apr, 1, new  1 bdrm. view deck, suil single  $650 incl. utils. 886-9043.   #11w  View, 2000 sq. ft. on 2 levels, 3  bdrm.. family room, 5 min. walk  from stores, $890 ��� ulils. 886-  4274 HOw  New 3 bdrm., 2 balh, 5 appis.,  Roberls Creek near school and  gdl. No pets, rels., avail. Mar. 1,  $1200/mo. Call collect (604)1 ���  4364406. #10w  2 bedroom, large sundeck. carport,  beach, Pender Harbour,  $550/month plus utilities. (804)  327-7725. ��18cn  Waterfront 1 bdrm apt. in Secret  Cove. NS, no pets, $450. Lv.  mess. 885-9368. TFN  For Renl - New 2 bdrm. home.  Heated gaiage, Mar. 15, Langdale,  $850.8857261. HOcn  Roommate warned, N/S to share  comfortable basement suite,  $3l0'mo. Everything included.  Langdale 8864278. #9w  New 3 bdrm., 2 bath, view rancher,  carport, near arena and golf, NS,  NP, $800.8650138. ��9w  i bdrm. duplex, Sechell Village,  $400/mo. plus utils. Avail. March 1.  885-3982. #9w  i bdrm. suites, waterlront, balcony, new carpels, paint, etc..  $375.8830177 SS  2 bdrm. apartment in lower Gibsons, close fo shopping J manna,  avail Mar. 1.$500/mo.  2 bdrm. doublewide mobile home  in Granthams. Large fenced yard  with a lantastic view! Avail. Mar.  1. $750/mo.  Cozy 2 bdrm. house in Pender  Harbour, newly renovated and  very dean! Avail. Mar. 1, $600/mo.  Apartment In lower Gibsons. 3  bdrm, plus den, close lo Post  Office and shopping. Available  Mar.1,$750/mo.  CENTURY WEST REALTY  PROPERTY MANAGEMENT  885-2235  TFN  33 Commerc  For Rent  Small ollice space in prolessional  building. Pleasant surroundings,  pleasant associates. $250/mo.  885-7174. #9cn  Industrial workshop avail, immed.,  Gibsons, 750 sq. It. unit, $475/mo.  9210751. TFN  Gibsons Retail or Olfice space -  500 to 1000 square feet $10 per  square fool triple net. Grant Realty 886-3330. TFN  Shop in Madeira Park, 1680 sq. II..  $400/mo. 683-2930. #9cn  Graphic Ad Designer  To |oin our creative leam and  assist in piorJixtoxi ot award winning, twice weekly newspaper on  Ihe Sunshine Coast.  IvVadntoslvQuark/lllustralor experience essential. Must be organized  and able to produce quality layouts  in minimum time. Sense ol  humour, dedication, ability to thrive  on pressure and desire to excel  essential. Please send your  resume with samples and salary  eiaTasctations lo: Cathy Mack, Production Manager, Coast News,  P.O. Box 460, Gibsons, BC, VON  IVO. FAX: (604) 886-7725.   TFN  Make money feeding KATZ t  DAWGS. 90% repeat sales. B83-  9961. ��9w  Brake and Muffler shop in Powell  River looking to hire automotive  inclined, self-motivated person.  Will train. 14855972 after 7 p.m.  H1w  The Wharl raataurant la one ot  the busiest hospitality outlets  on the Sunshine Cosst Presently we require waitresses lor both  evening and day work. The successlul applicants must be mature  team players mat can work with all  other stall in looking after our  quests. A pleasant personality and  some experience are the essential  attributes. Applications in writing  only, to: Bob Crosbie, General  Manager, Bella Beach, RRi,  Sechelt. VoN 3Ao. #9cn  Full-time marine mechanic wanled.  Musi be journeyman, self-motivated and willing to work. Certified in  Merc, outboard, Mer. Cruiser,  Volvo. Send resume. Box 389 c/o  Box 460 Gibsons B.C. VONIVO.  ���9cn  Peddles and Paddles require a  sea kyacking instructor/ guide. II  you have experience and would  like to be involved in our paddling  programs, pleas call 8856440.  #11w  a* bdrm. house close to beach?"  Tuwanek, $700.9859552 celled:  #10cn  _%lm_^-!?2Em_��& ��*��� B-VW1-*" C'eek Hall aval-  Park, S85tt,m Call 8B5-2240.MW ������,��� ^^ ^ B86.  Commuters ��� large, bright, adult- 2752or885-2721. HUt  oriented 1 bdrm. apt. with view,  laundry 8 summer pod, facilities. Roberts Creek Hall, avail, dances,  Walk lo ferry. Avail, immediately, parties, weddings. Yvonne 886-  #9w 7815. TFN  Children's Support Counsellor/  Group Leader. Apart-time position  is required to provide group support lor children who have witnessed violence in the home, and  lo provide appropriate support to  their parents. Qualifications  include training experience In  working with children who witnessed violence. Abilities required  include assessment, individual  counselling, group facilitation, program implementation, community  liason and knowledge ol the  dynamics ol violence in t he home.  Please submit resume by March  10 to: Executive Director, Sunshine Coast Community Service  Society, P.O Box 1069, Sechell,  B.C..VON3AO #9w  Diet Magic, up to 30 lbs., 30 days,  $49.95 will power in a bottle, 100%  natural. 206-332-7666 ext. 202.  Hen  Groundskeeper/Handyman Position available lor mature seH-disd-  plined person lo work with little  supervision. Year around, lower  Gibsons area. Resume with relerences and expeded remuneration  to Box 70, Granthams Landing,  BC. No phone calls please. HOw  AFTER SCHOOL CARE  Responsible, caring adult wanted  lor After Schod Care. Hours  2:30pmO:30pm,Mon.loFrl.  Please send resume by March 3,  lo St. Barthdomew's Anglican  Church, St. 2, Comp. 38, RR2,  Gibsons, BC VON 1V0.     HOw  Gutter installer wanted lor established siding business in Gibsons.  Experience necessary. Reply lo  Box #3B8, c/o Coast News, Box  460, Gibsons, BC VON 1V0. ��9w  Retail sales clerk with office 1  computer experience. Submit  resume to Box 1579, Sechell, BC  VON SAO. #10w  Watkins famous spices, extracts  and home remedies since 18C8.  Dealers needed, product avail.  Call B. Duncan, Gibsons. 885-  6205 ID 22513. #9w  ADVERTISING  SALES  PERSON  To |oin a highly motivated Ihree  person sales team, and  service/develop accounts tor an  award winning, twice weekly news-  BCYCNA  SRaTISH  aaao YUKON  coaaejMTY  acwsMwas  aaaoctancN  297  BLANKET CLASSIFIEDS $195**"  These ads appear In more thaw 100 community nesmpapors In B.C. and Yukon t       vw   wasrrja  auld reach more than 3 million readers.  TO PLACE AN AD CALL THIS PAPER OR BCYCNA AT (604) 669 8222. S3 70.art.aKtJk.nal.ord  AUTO  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES  FOB SALE MBC.  HaUPWANTEO  MOBILE HOMES  ENGINES REBUILT Irom  S99S. S yea/ 100.000 kms  warranty. Bond Mechankal  Mrvlng B.C. lor 27 years.  Phone 7 days. 8 a.m.-8 p.m.  (604)8720641. Toll-lree  Mon-Fri I-S00-663-2521.  BEFORE YOU BUY a rebuilt  engine, compare quality and  seroce. CANADAENG1NES  LTD. IS THE BEST. Cars/  ��*l Trucks horn S985. SYr.  limited warranty. 580-1050  (24 Hrs/7Days). 1*00-665  357b   F-250.4X4's, Cummins Diesel, Eaplorere, Rangers.  Tnaekl. Up lo S15O0. cash  rebate. '0' down O.A.C.  Payment* from $1 ag/month.  Phone Grant or Don collect  838-9776.   SENIORS - SHUT-INS.  Phoned dally to delermino  n OK. If noi, help utile  made, ModlcaUon remind-  ora provided. Imiaiedlate  Free TrUI Period. 270-2766  ax j-jOMSMgS, 24 Hn.  jBUCfflgj  Train lo be a "CRM* ��� Canned Apartment Manager.  Many |oba available. Over  2.000 graduates now working. Government licensed  home-Btudycoiarae. R.M.T.I.  6B1 -5456 or 1 -800-665-6339.  BULOaNO SUPPLIES  DOORSIWlNDOWSIIntanor  and exterior wood, metal and  French Doors, wood windows, skylights. MOHEl Call  collect to WALKER DOOR  and WINDOW In Vancouver  at (604)266-1101.   FREE CAREER OPPORTUNITIES GUIDE. Traln-al-  home for careers In Accounting, Alrcondllioning, Bookkeeping, Business, Electronics, Law Enforcement, Medical Secretary, Paralegal,  Travel elc. 404-999 Canada  PU 1 A) Vancouvei. (604)685-  8923.   STEEL BUILDINGS.  QUONSETS and S. MODELS. Many sizes lo ehooae  Inm. For Value, Quality and  Integrity, call Future Sleel  BulkWl-800-668-51II.  Surplus Horbya 223 Page  Discount Flahing Catalogue.  Rods, Reel S Lures lor sail  and Iresh waler Issuing. Rod  Bulking Materials. FlyTs'  S2Shipping. Calll ���  2667. .  Free Tobacco Seeds. To receive youra, send e alamped  eel addmaaed envelope Hi  Seeds, Boa 268, Pluitiaa.  Manitoba ROJ IPO.  IUSMEM OPPORTUNITIES  ESTABLISHED GROWING  TANNING and SKIN CARE  STUDIO. 1992 Nel, $40,000  K. Room tor expansion.  Owner moving MUSTSELLI  $69,900 o.b.o. Victoria. B.C  1(604)370-2772 Wayne  SPRING'S NEARI DICKIE  DEE ICE CREAM has a.du  e vencang distributorships  liable. Ideal lor lamllea  with teenagers. Enjoy iree  dom of running small busy  nets from home. Kirk 765-  2699.   Own your own HOME BASED  BUSINESSI Joan B.C.'s largest Gifl Basket Company.  Few areas still available.  $5,500 Includes training and  Inventory. Serious inquiries  Oa-aV(6&4)9BO-8601.  VANCOUVER IMPORTER  DISTRIBUTOR, Gourmet Ice  Cream, YogunS Frozen Des-  ���ana. l992Seles$l63.000.  Good profits, estab. major  accounts. Import quotas Inventory a freeze truck. Reply: Bon 230, 101-1164  OeaTanenSt.,Vancouver,B.C.  V6G2M9.  WESTERN CANADIAN  School ol Auctioneering, neai  course Mar 22-Aor. 21*3. fot  alreebrochurecall(403)250-  12S1 or write to: #5, 2003  McKnlghl Blvd.. N.E.,  Calgary, AB T2E 612  BE AN INTERIOR  DECORATOR with our remarkable new home study  course Youll get indivWuaJ  tuition trom professionals on  all aspects of Intenor decorating ��� colour schemes,  space planning, lurniture selection, lighting, and much  more. Write, CM or lea today  lor our FREE colour book.  Toll-lree 1-800-267-1629.  Faa 1(613)749-9551 The  Sheffield School, 3S Mcat/thw  Avenue. Suite SSS, Ottawa,  ONK1L6R2.  TAs*GETaWANOri>et* working fluids. Releasall penetrating ol. Electrical cleaner.  Degroauaxs. Protective Coat-  irsgs. SalalyEcajapmersl For  &ochu��Priclngcal1Kelsan  Industries (Vancouver) Tel:  964-6100. Fan: 964-3419.  Business Manager needed lor  Invermere's Hospital. (21  acuta & 4 extended care  bads). Resort community.  Accountltsg degree required.  Sersdre��umelo:M.Crawlord,  Invermorea District Hospital.  Box 5001, Invermere, B.C.  VOAIKOFax (604)342-6303.  OVERSEAS POSITIONS.  Hundreds ol lop peylm-jobe,  al occupation.. FREE Do-  tali. Oversees Employment  Services. Dept. CA, 1255  Laird Blvd. Suite 208, Mount  Roval. Quebec. H3P2T1  Tha Ultimate Gardener's  SUra. I .OOffsol Products,  Graershoueea. Hydroponlea,  Drip Irrlgalors. huge Book  Seiecton. SO Paga, pholo  IM 1992 catalogue $4. re-  fundable on order. Western  Water Farms, #103-20120  64ahAva..Lavagley,B.C.V3A  4P7. .  WALs-rl  EMPLOVMEHT  Of-**-r*m>la*TY  DISTRIBUTORS REQUIRED  lor Hi-TechSecurity Products.  Excellent second or Irtt income. Fsrl training and support provided. Minimal In-  vestment. To secure your  future Phone 1-800-665  2772.  TOBACCO: from seeds to  smoking. 100 seeds $3.50 .  S.A.S.6. to: J t J Seeds, c/o  PO. Box S79, Ladysmith.  B.C VOR 2EO.  URGENTLY REQUIRED 2  heavy duly and/or ag mechanics tor progressive and  aggressive Ford New Holand  dealer. CxwIantwortaJngcorf  dltlona. Resume required.  Call (403)627-3646.  SALES REPRESENTATIVES rsKiulrrt IsxeprooTes-  siveGREETINGCARDCom-  pany. Self motivation end  marketing skills a must. Ea  cedent compensation. Apply  In writing: 945 Alston Street,  Victoria, B.C. V9A3S5.  FOR SALE MISC.  SEPTIC TANKS, PUMPOUT  CHAMBERS t DISTRIBUTION BOXES. New light  weight Polyethylene Lasts  live times longer than con-  cretel Lowest prices. Also  large selection of Weter  Tanks. Colfornoarestdealer  1-600-661-4473.  BIG SAVINGS on Vitamins  and Health Products. Out-  stavaoVsgSeaaclon. For catalogue cSl-aTO<63-0747. In  Varseouv��r32l-7000aakror  Dept. 23   REDISCOVER COTTAGE  CHEESE low lal Marly nu-  ttioue. klaaJlorhsvaftvvehl-  draw end adulls. $5 tor SO  heritage recipes: Sunrise  Farms, Box 3282. Vanoou-  ver, BC.VSB3XS.  HOME FASHION CONSULTANTS - lor IGLOO BEACH  cotton lamily sportswear,  through home pa-aeentelone.  Greet orators, Logos, Com-  missions. Environment concept, more. Gained media  attention. Join Suocesalull  Team - Calgary (403)252-  8379,   USED MOBILES. Manufacture muat dear al mobiles.  16 units lo choose from.  Priced Irom $10,000. Noble  Homes (403)447-2333.  nonce  r*OETRYCONTEST$12flOO  In prizes. Possible publication. Send one original poem  20 lines or less to: National  Library ol Poetry, Box 704-  ND,OwlrsgaMlls,Md2l117.  NEWSPAPER ADVERTISING SALES PERSON to |oJn  a highly motivated three  parson salaa team and  saanrtaVdevelop aaounta lor  an award winning, twice  weakly nawapaper on the  Sunshine Coaal. We are  looking lor an aanergetlc. sa*  nvolivated, team-oriented  andrvsdual wim a provan track  record In communily  newspapers who as results  oriented Wall reward your  sense ot hunrni, dadacabon,  ability lo thrive under  preeeure and daaire lo axcel  with camaraderie, clean  Csjunlry Irving, unique working  ca-ntwrana and even a little  cash. Please sand resume,  staling salary axpactaiiona  and covering letter lo: Pat  Tripp, PiataSeher, Coasl News.  BoT480, abaona, B.C. VON  IVO Or Fax la 886-7726.  EXCITING PHOTOS-Karon,  Sylvia and Tanya have aen-  aatonal personal pholoa tar  aale. For dlscreel Info write:  KAREN, Box 670-QB,  Kelowna, B.C. V1Y 7P4.  Adults Only Pleasel  FORABROCHUREONTRA-  DITIONAL AUSTRALIAN  herbal remedies, Call Toll-  lree 1-800-667-0050 Ext.  830.   aCLPWANTSO  WHOLESALE FIRM SEEKS  2 INDIVIDUALS lo deploy  mercalandlee an aatabishad  stores In your area. Up B  $900-$12bO weekly. Excel  ler��aa-aaWrsg.ora-f-lrMaurapoii.  benellts. (416)3��6-0919,  (416)398-0SJ24.   BOAT TOPPER/UPHOLSTERER WANTED. Wa are  ncwaccaacajaigaapa-talonsln  a large prolessional shop In  Campbel River. It you area  team player and have 3 years  experience In design,  panernang and top bulking  cal 287-2643. Good remu-  raoreoon and ______  Remote Mountain Resort Wring lor summer. Chambermaids, Waitresses. Gaa Al-  tendants, Cashiers. For ap-  rara-atlonaeivdsel-adtJreeeed  stamped envelope to: Ola-  caerParkLodge.RoajersPaes.  sc. voega   UVISTOCK  CHICKS. CHICKS, CHICKS.  Over 70 broods ol chickens,  exotics, turkeys, and waler  roval. For a free copy ol our  colour catalogue call  1(403)698-3965, Rochester  Heathery.   |-axsrr1cForlslltSaleaLld.(Esl.  1972). Dozens ol good used  torWrfta available. LP, Gas.  Diesel, Electnc. We Buy Tool  (604)533-5331, Fax  604)533-4563 Evas. Tatty  Simpson (604)535-1381.  MOsMU HOMES  WINTER WORKS SPECIALI  Any new mobile or modular  home otdaawd during Febru-  ary wl be equipped with ���cen-  rt akconoWvng-($3,000  value) FREE ol charge, Wa  Chrlalna Lake B.C. Faateat  growing relremenl summer  reaonareeSourhemB.C. 60  Moote home with metal roof,  hilly serviced landscaped  70X120' lot near school,  shoppsng, short walk lo pubic  beach. Consider trade-Ins  motorhome, vehicles, boat,  equipment, etc. $69,500 Ok*  (604)447-9365.   In Revelstoke. $500,000.15-  Unil apartment bulking, filly  ranled, live-In menager. Can  be an owner with no down  payment I'll carry a 2nd  mortgage of $200,000. Amortized 25 yean. SYearrarm,  tO%$1788.97Month. Phone  (604)837-2348 6-8 pan. Fax  1804)837-4499.   NEW HOMES FROM $55  aq.lt. Quality engineered  modular homes. Factory built  lor your sile. 2'X6'vrels,R4tV  R20 insulation. Slsowhomes  al DeMac Home Sales, Sur-  rey 597-2181.   Major ICBC motor vehicle injury claims. Joel A. Wener,  trial lawyer lor 24 years. Cal  tree: 1-800-665-1138. Contingency faaa available.  Simon. Wener 8 Adjor,  ______  DOWN UNDER SEAT SALE.  AusralMfl.T.3/Mr*.3/Stops  $1345. Auslrala O.W. $849.  New Zealand R.T. $1146,  New Zealand O.W. $799.  Cook I sland 2/Waek package  $1517. ANZA TRAVEL 734-  7725. l-aOQ-687-4329.  NobaaHom.sl  aM your home.  403)4472333.  EAGLECREST GOLF CLUB,  Qualicum Beech, ihree day  goll school between March  26 May 9. Ur*mlted range  and goll $13SJ��. Phonal-  800-567-1320. AtxnaWWda-  lonpa^aVas-aaaveleble.  Filly equipped ollice (computer 1  FAX machine) many years experience bookkeeping, accts.  rec./payable, payroll, secretarial  (word processing, dictaphone,  answering service) No request loo  big or too small. Let us be your  office 885-4575. ��11w  PAINTING/PAPER HANGING  HOME REPAIRS-Est. 12 yrs.  Reliable, quality workmanship. Call  lor an estimate. Patrick 886-7338.  II lw  Millwood seivices - portable band-  saw mill, accurate clean cul lumber on your land. 8850270 Brian.  t11cn  Complete Ollice Service lor  Small Business Computerized  accounting, payroll, AP/AR, Job  costing, inventory, word processing, message service & moie. 885-  9206. #11cn++  OorhaljitT  ���Snrbener^  CottvnttxMm m KMraMhoa  futykuund  frmndrf,S*liobl*S*rvia  Fred Horth 886-3526  CLEANING SERVICE  Will do home or otlice Bondabkt,  Fast t Efficient. Phone 883-2966.  ���Hen  Quality Concrete Services. From  repairs to finishing, we do it all; no  job too small. 885-7337.    #1 Icn  LAWN AND GARDEN  Building?  Constiuction Manager  Bellerive Construction Services  886-2563. #11cn  GARDEN CARE  Tree and Shrub Pruning ��� Organic  Spraying ��� Garden Beds ��� Residenlial Contracts ��� lor Maintenance and Installation -12 years  #9cn  LARRY POPOWICH  885-4886  #10w  U-SAVE  Truck available lor hauling- rubbish removal S moving. 885-6422  between 9 am-4pm Tues-Sat.  ���10w  35   Business &  Home Servic  HANDYMAN  Carpentry, painting, stone masonry, generel home repairs. 885-  9235 Joe. #9w  KAYNOR  Interior cleaning big or small,  bonded and reliable. 884-5324 or  886-2312 or 886-0436.       TFN  INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR  RENOVATIONS  Wallpaper, paint, carpentry, drafting, tree estimates. Relerences  available. 666-3463.        TFNs  Dress-maker, careful attention to  detail. Reasonable rates. 885-  0996. #11cn  Concrete - Specializing in driveways, patios, stairs, sidewalks,  floors, foundations, exposed  aggregate. 666-9095.      TFNs  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICE LTD  Topping - Limbing - Danger Tree  Removal, Insured, Guaranteed  Work. Free estimates. 885-2109.  TFN  CULTURED MARBLE  Jetted bathtubs, sinks, baths and  shbwer panels, CSA approved.  Free estimales. Tom Sealy 883-  2976. TFN  S.M.S. SERVICES  _���_,_   Lawn maintenance, power raking,  paper. VVe are'looking lg; an ener- brush culling, yard cleanup, rub-  getic, sell-motiirated, team-orient- Dish removal, roio-tilling/edging,  ed individual with a proven track hedge       trimmlng/planling,  record in community newspapers, bucking/splitting wood,  This is a salaried position. Please window/gutter cleaning, mobile  send resume, stating salary expec- nome washing, carpet/upholstery  tations and covering letter to Pat ctearting, driveway/patio etc. blow-  Tripp, Publisher, Coast News, Box irl9, vacuuming rockeries. BS5-  460, Gibsons, BC VON 1V0 or FAX 0737.  �����*-  CARPENTRY'RENOVATIONS  ADDITIONS  by hour or contract, call 886-3107.  Men  Previous owner Kitchen Carnival  needs P/T temp, or casual lo llll  hours. Not ready lor retirement yel.  Anything considered. Edna 885-  4666. *10w  Apartment managers with 6 yrs.  exper. avail, immed. for apartment  block or mobile park on Sunshine  Coast. 855-7322. #10cn  Expenenced carpenter available.  Forms, Iraming, linishing. Free  estimates. Drew 885-4557. ��10cn  Handyman, available 7 days a  week for your painting, carpentry  or maintenance jobs. Call Scolt  886-7054. #9cn  WALLPAPERING AND PAINT-  ING. 965-7034. #1101  Light moving & hauling, yard i  basement cleanups. Seniors discount. Norm 886-9503.     #1 Icn  ���s*,HI'a">"  ��10w  to 686-7725.  TFN  Assemble products at home. Variety of work. Excellent pay. Call  amazing 24 hr. RECORDED message for free details (604) 623-  2380 Exl. A74. TFN  Now hiring friendly people lor Ihe  position ol servers. P/T, F/T, days  or nights. Apply in person bt-tween  11-11:30 amor 2-2:M pm Tues.-  Fri., Omega Restaurant.     TFN  Lunch cook at the Omega Restaurant. Apply in person between 11-  11:30 am or 2-2:30 pom Tuesday-  Friday TFN  Bookkeeper lor marine business,  computer experience a must.  Whafi Best:  Quality or Prlcei  You choose.  Quality Painting Pros  We Guarantee It  886-9334  IN-HOME PROFESSIONAL  STEAM O.EANING  Carpets ��� UphoWsry  fWlW^iTlXK-  MClU-rraEt-UPMENT  BEST POf��Bl�� RESULTS  JUST ASK AflOUND  CALL MR. PAINT 186-4210  or Pager #1-978-8353. Your call  will be returned ASAP. Free estimates -30 yrs. ea-perience. <9w  Mr. Fixit - Decks - Digging  Fences. W.H.Y. Help wilh almost  anything. 885-6180. ��9w  Fine Woodwork  ������,������,      ., .   Staircases, Bannisters, Monties,  Knowledge ol the marine business  Mxldings, elc. Celtic Crafts 886-  2844. #9w  an asset. Send resume to Book  keeper, Box 459, Gibsons, BC  VON 1V0. TFN  EASY ASSEMBLY any hours,  $339.64 week, tamily ot 3 earns  $4417.92 monthly. Z* hour hotline. 801-379-2985. Copyright  IBC010452. #15cn  VOLUNTEERS NEEDED  Quality carpentry at affordable  rates. For dependable work, call  885-5304. #9cn  WINDMILL PAINTING  Interior, Exterior, Free Eslimates,  Reasonable Rates. Work Guaranleed. Phone 885-3918 or 886-  6194. Mw  A carpenter is needed lo assist a miM dMni    Porl Me||on l0  daycare in Hallmoon Bay with E   ^ fm estima(es ^ 335.  some small projects. Materials and __^                          l9cf|  childcare provided. Umpires and     .   coaches are needed for a minor Creative Sundecks  ball league in Gibsons. 2 games Outdoor staircases, ramps, Gaze-  per week, April thru June. Greal bos, hot-tub enclosures, cuslom  exercise. Audio books is looking patio lurniture. Celtic Crafts 886-  for a coordinator to help run ils 2844.                         #9w  ���S^iJftttffl  WirsWi^W^hir, 865-7733,  assistance is needed to rebuild a  small cage roof lor a wiirjile rehabilitation centre in Hallmoon Bay.  A women's resource library needs  a volunteer once a week to help  wilh the signing in and oul ol J|  books and related duties. For  these and more opportunities contact the Volunteer and Information  Centre at 885-5881. #9cn  Assemble lighl products Irom  home. Excellenl income. Call  amazing 24-hour RECORDED  message lor Iree details. (604)  623-2380 Ext. ��A74 (not a direct  hirer). TFN  leasonable rates.  H3cn  Free Estimates  Firm Prices  Willing to do anything. No job loo  small, have chainsaw. Lee 885-  0165. #11cn  Cleanup, wood splitting, moving.  Reliable man seeks indoor/outdoor  work. Few hours ��� Few days. Rob  886-3822. ��9w  Experienced Class One driver lor  hire. Demo & lowbed exper. Call  Ron 885-0232. #9cn  Handyman avail., yard work,  labour, power tools, etc. 885-7693  message. Board in lieu ot wages.  ��9cn  Alison MacKay (formerly The  Flowersmith) is now seeking pan  (me employment. Good managerial, creative and sales skills. Please  call 885-6237. #9w  Able man wilh pickup available lor  rubbish removal and light hauling.  Ron 685-5056. ��9cn  Foundations and Iraming. S. Hate-  ly, 885-5448. ��9cn  COOL RUNNINGS  One ton truck available lor hauling,  rubbish removal, moving, yard  maintenance, rototilling, odd jobs.  885-3917. TFNs  Complete Bobcal Services  Excavating ��� Backfilling  Retaining Walls - Trenching  Landscape Construction  Drainage  886-8538  TFNs  3/ Child Cairc  885-9576  Serving the Coast  for 14 years.  Samuel H. Grimes, fast, etlicient,  qualified Painter a OssKcaralor. 886-  9407. #9cn  Sechelt Pressure Washing. Fully  insured, concrete patios, cedar  roots, trailers, etc. Free estimales  865-2612. #1401  MIKE'S RUBBISH REMOVAL  1 ton truck, we load, fast, a-rlhcenl.  7 day service. Free estimales.  665-0979. #11cn  ISUNFREEVINYLAI  seasons decking material, tree  i.MJoe,865-9235��9w  Opening soon ��� Kiddie Cat  licensed day care near West  Sechelt elem. Certified stall. For  info and registration 885-7759.  Wen  Reliable nanny looking tor positron  in loving home. First-aid. 886-  7559. #11w  Daycare, my home, babies wel-  cbn-e*reasonble rates* Langdale  area* relerences avail* 866-7490.  114*  ���  l*L \_Ud3i i^tcwa.   iviais.li  community  Region to benefit from provincial  economic development initiatives  Communities along the Sea  to Sky Highway and on the Sunshine Coast will be better able to  tailor their economic strategies  to local needs thanks to a decision to locate a regional economic development officer in  Squamish, Economic Development Minister David Zirnhelt  announced in a press release  Thursday.  The REDO will serve the  communities of the Howe  Sound area, Squamish, Whistler  and Pemberton as well as Gibsons and Sechelt by working  wilh them on various initiatives  ranging from providing support  for small business to assisting  aboriginal communities.  "Economic renewal must be  New office to open in Squamish  generated in the regions - not  from Victoria,"Zirnhelt said.  "The government recognizes  that individual communities  have needs vastly different from  one another."  He emphasized that one of  the roles of the REDO is to  coordinate and enhance the  availability of government programs and services.  The REDO will work in partnership wilh an established network of local economic development partners currently active  in the area.  Zirnhelt said his ministry had  been restructured to provide  greater emphasis on regional  and community economic development. Restructuring is part of  a move towards careful, long-  range planning, and away from  the ad hoc approach which often  occurred in the past.  Squamish was chosen as the  REDO location because of its  central location and ability to  provide service to the  Squamish/Pemberton corridor.  Zirnhelt emphasized that one  of the roles of the REDOs is to  coordinate and enhance the  availability of government pro  grams and services. The REDOs  will work in partnership with an  established network of local  economic development partners  currently active in the region.  The decision to base the  REDOs in the selected communities followed consultation with  local officials, economic development commissions, chambers  of commerce, the Union of  British Columbia Municipalities  and many other community and  regional representatives.  "The placement of regional  economic development offices  had been a difficult balancing  act lo ensure Ihe besl delivery of  services to the greatest number  of people al Ihe lowest possible  cost," Zirnhelt said.  Coast churches to open doors for World Day of Prayer  The women of Guatemala have written  Ihis year's service for the World Day of  Prayer. Their story is one of repression and  despair.  This year the international community has  recognized their plight and awarded the  Nobel Peace Prize to a woman from  Guatemala - Rigoberta Menchu Turn.  The Nobel Prize recognizes the outstanding courage and tenacity of both Rigoberta  Menchu Turn and her people to resist the  evils of repression.  Within the service this year six women,  identified only by their first names so as to  protect their identity, speak to us of the eight  million inhabitants of their country. Between  four and six million Guatemalans are descendants of the Maya.  Despite the repression the Mayan people  of Guatemala have managed to hold on to  their communal way of life. They slill practice many of their customs and traditions that  are an example of how to live in cooperation  not competition with the earth.  Come and be a part of this year's service  at 1:30 pm, Friday, March 5 at the Church of  St. Aidan and St. Bartholomew, corner of  Highway 101 and North Road.  A time of fellowship and refreshments  will follow.  Coast News Classifieds  37. Child Cairo  Nanny with 6 yrs. experience available for live-in child or elderly care.  Have references and driver's  licence. Call Gina al B86-0920.  ���10*  Playmates Daycare a licenced  facility on Chaster Rd., offering a  lull dally program including circle  time, songs, stories, crafts, walks  and hot lunches - has 2 spaces  available for March 1. Call Yvonne  886-4643 lor an interview, men  RAHiBOWTOESCHOOL  now openings lor children ages 3  14. Phone 886-8498 Jonnita HI 5  pm, to register. TFN  Young Gramma will give lots ol  TLC lo your child, my home. Rets,  avail. 886-7490. I9w  Molly Mouse Daycare. Spaces  avail. IB months lo school age.  Fun-filled, caring environment with  early childhood trained stall. 888-  3913. ��14w  38 Business  Opportunitie:  HONDA POWER PRODUCTS  A HUSOVARNA  FOREST A GARDEN  PRODUCTS  Forest & Garden  Dealerships  available lor Sechelt  Call Dorhn at  Tideline Marine  885-4141  SERIOUS INQUIRIES ONLY  Service station lor sale. Apply Box  1493, Gibsons, VON 1V0.    I9cn  Busy service station business on  fast growing, beautiful Sunshine  Coast. Serious enquiries only.  Write to: Box 1493. Gibsons, BC  VON IVO. HOcn  Sitfteittor&rtbrtt  Ca*t��TI*sKTmOFW��TEBMIs��l  tMCaOWSTON-aOWiUD  rami wav  CALL FOR TENDERS  Sealed bids, clearly  marked 'Bid tor  Construction of Watermain  on Crowston Road and  Ripple Way' will be  received at Ihe offices of  the Districl ol Sechelt, P.  0. Box 129, 554$ Inlet  Avenue, Sechelt, B.C., up  to 2:00 p.m. local time.,  Thursday, March 18,1993  and will be opened in  public al that time and  dale.  The work comprises Ihe  construction ol  approximately 1255 metres  ol 300 mm diameter and  approximately 683 meters  ol 200 mm diameter,  ductile iron watermain,  together wilh the supply  and installation of  miscellaneous piping and  related appurtenances.  Contract documents may  be obtained at the offices  ol the undersigned, upon  nonrefundable payment of  thirty dollars ($30.00) per  sel, G.ST, included.  Technical inquiries by  bidders are to be directed  to the undersigned. Bids  must be accompanied by  Ihe specified bid bond.  The lowest or any old will  not be necessarily be  accepted.  Tender Submission:  Mr. D. Fraser  Engineering & Operations  Superintendent  The Corporation of Ihe  District ol Sechell  P.O.Box 129,  5545 Inlet Ave.  Sechelt, B.C. VON SAO  Telephone: (604)885-1986  Law Office of Welsh J Gray ��� We  are loolung for two witnesses lo an  automobile accident in Sechell by  Ihe PelroCan on November 23,  1992. The accident was IWween a  black Trans-Am and a silver  Sprint. Both witnesses are in their  20s. The male is about 6 leet and  heavy set with black curly hair and  the female is short with long dark  hair and was very pregnant. We  ask these witnesses or anyone  knowing their identity to call 885-  3291. Mw  MINI  STORAGE  885-0333  MINI STORAGE  LOCKERS  SECHELT-GIBSONS  U LOCK INC.  Gibsons: 886-8460  Sechelt: 885*6422  *7���� /tteue V mitU.  On Site THetmaftmtmt  THANKYOJU  to our valued readers,.  Businesses appreciate it when you  tell them you read their ad in the     WEEKENDER    ^,. Sparkle  CAR CLEAN  886-0355  iMA*     'Wash&Vacjftfa.  uImIIM^ ll*.. . lr.t��.\-.rC:h_-.-.Z^  Abet* Interior Shampoo  ���Waxlns  ��� Detailing  THERE'S A COLD HEARTED  THIEF IN YOUR HOME.  It's lurking outside the back door. Or in the shadows of  the basement. It's the humming, whirring, clicking, old  second refrigerator. And it's robbing you of cold cash -  an old inefficient second fridge can cost you up to  $100 a year to run.  WE'LL COME AND GET IT AND GIVE YOU $301*  We can take the problem off your hands. We'll pick up  your old operating fridge (10 cu. ft. to 24 cu. ft. size)  free of charge, dispose of it in an environmentally safe  manner and send you a cool $30.  To register in the Program, call the Refrigerator Buy-Back  Hot Line toll-free 1-800-663-CASH (2274). In the  Lower Mainland, call 683-CASH (2274).  BG hydro  *B.C.Hydro reserves the right to change or cancel the rebate offer at  any lime without prior notice.  Hwy 101 Gibsons Beside B&K Landscaping  The Coast News-  Four  community  newspaper  Notice Board  Ongoing events must be updated monthly  Wc reserve Ihe right lo edit submissions for brevity  All submissions should refer to non-profit events of genuine communily interest  Ilems will be listed three weeks prior lo the event.   ,  SSIUMS  .tfOK^notiFO*  *ss&  nt***'***  The Sunshine  Coast News  MONDAY, MARCH 1  S.C. Splnneri & Weaver! monthly meeting, 1  pm, Kirkland Centre, Davis Bay. Into: 885-3866.  Poat-Matal Class 7-9 pm, Gibsons Health Unit.  Everyone welcome. To register, call Wendy  Burlin, 885-7132.  P.A.V.E. (People Against Violence in  Entertainment) (formerly BTVPAC) meeiing, 7:30  pm, Living Faith Lutheran Church Hall, Davis  Bay. We urge your attendance and support.  TUESDAY, MARCH 2  Retirement Party for Emit Fawcett, 4:30-7 pm  al Roberts Creek Hall. To be followed by bingo  with a special $500 game, In honor ol Emie. Info:  886-2137.  Pender Harbour Science Fair, 3-5 pm, Pender  Harbour gym. Winners go to UBC Science Fair.  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 3  Langdale Speaker* Night, 7:30 pm, Langdale  Elementary. A panel discussion on the education  changes ol Year 2000. All welcome, bring your  questions.  Sechelt Garden Club, 7:30 pm, SI. Hilda's  Church. Topic: Hands On.  THURSDAY, MARCH 4  Sunshine Coatt Twin Club meeiing, 10 am-  noon, Rockwood Centre. This month's topic:  Play, presented by Louise Adrien, Discovery  Toys.  Wett Sechelt Community Association spring  meeting, 7:30 pm, West Sechell Elementary.  Guest speakers: Const. K. Watson on  Neighbourhood Welch & policing In general; Dr.  N. Gleadow on a healthy communily: and many  olher topics, including sewers, subdivisions,  parks, OCP, roads, taxes, etc.  Registered Nurte* Association of B.C.  meeting. Annual Resolulions. Speaker:  Candidate lor Area A Director. 7:30 pm,. SI.  Mary's Hospital board room.  FRIDAY, MARCH 5 A SATURDAY, MARCH 6  Qlbtont Minor Bill Registration Sunnycrest  Mall outside Gibsons Family Sporls. Prool of  birthdate required.  FRIDAY, MARCH S  World Day of Prayer Service, 2 pm, St. Hilda's  Anglican Church. This year's topic: People ol  God, Instruments ol Healing by the women ol  Guatemala. Refreshments.  Annual World Day of Prayer, 1:30 pm, United  Church, Glasslord Ave. Refreshments and  fellowship following.  Sechelt Marah Society monthly meeting, 7:30 '  pm, Sunshine Coast Arts Centre. Guest speaker:  Stematls Zogarls on birds ol Greece. Everyone  welcome.  SATURDAY, MARCH 6  Swap Meet, Pender Harbour Community Hall, 10  am. For tables call Ruth, 883-9603.  Jeni A tht Dlnoeaur Revival Band, 2-3 pm at  Langdale Elementary. Presented by Jack A Jill  Playschool  1st Annual SPCA BanadOarage Sale, 1a am-4  pm, Green Court Hall, Sechelt. All proceeds to  Sunshine Coast SPC As.  Sunthlnt Cottt Figure Skating Club presents  From a Distance, our 1993 Ice CArnival. Two  shows - 1:30 pm and 4 pm. Tickets at Zippers  Kids, Talewind Books, Sayward Books and at the  door. Adults $5, children $2.50.  MONDAY, MARCH 8  Sunahlne Coatt Homt Btttd Butlneet  Association, monthly meeting, 7-9 pm,  Rockwood Centre. Topic: Customer Service and  Marketing Methods, workshop/discussion group  format.  TUESDAY, MARCH 9  Sunshine Coatt Home Support Society  Hospital In-Service, 4:30 pm, SI. Mary's Hospital  board room.  THURSDAY, MARCH 11  St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary, Sechell Branch  monthly meeting, St. Hilda's Hall. New members  welcome. Current members are asked to make a  special effort to attend.  SATURDAY, MARCH 13  Red Croat Child Saft Courtt, 9am-3 pm,  Pender Harbour Aquatic Centre, 883-2612.  Coffee House, Rockwood Centre, 7-11 pm.  WEDNESDAY at THURSDAY, MARCH 17 A 18  Children's Fair, Rockwood Centre, 10 am-4 pm.  Featuring lace painling, lish pond, fortune teller,  sucker tree, toss games and lots moie.  MISCELLANEOUS  Glbtont Outreach Teen Centre is open Thurs.  & Fri. 3:30 -10 pm, Sat. 10 am -11 pm, Sun. 1 -  8 pm. 13  Glbaons and District Public Library is open  Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:30-2:30;fhursdays  2:30-7:30; and Salurdays 9:30-2:30. For more  Inlormation, call 886-2130 13  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum, 716 Winn Rd.,  across Irom Post Ollice, Gibsons. Displays are  constantly changing. Wheelchair accessible.For  hours of opening or lo book a tour: 686-8232. 13  "Living with Cancer" Support Group meetings  In Gibsons and Sechell. For info re: limes and  places, call Pearl al 866-8369. All welcomel 13  Parent Tot Drop In al Ihe following locations  Irom 9:30 - 11:30am: Glbaons United Church  Hall, Mon., Tues., Wed., Fri.; Sechelt St. Hildas  Hall, Tues.; Wilson Creek Community Hall,  Thurs. For Into call 885-5881. 13  Help us to help our wildlife. Membership drive  for S.C. Wildlife Rehab Centre. $10 per year,  Feb. to Feb. Box 8, Trout Lake Rd., Hallmoon  Bay, BC VON 1Y0.885-5997. 13  Pender Harbour Aquatic A Fitness Csntre:  March 15-19:Sprlng Break Day Camp for Klda,  5-12 years old, 9am-noon. Gymnastics, aerobics,  swimming, games, arts & crafts, drama 4 lots of  fun. Fitnesa clatsee, Monday-Friday: Step,  Aquatil, Hl/Lo Aerobics, Stretch at Strength t Fat  Burner. Daytime and evening classes available.  Phone 883-2612 for schedules.  A.A. Meetings every Monday & Wednesday, 8  pm, Pender Harbour Health Centre, Madeira  Park. 13  A.A. Women's Only meetings, Sechelt:  Mondays 8:15 pm and Thursdays noon al Ihe  Action Building, Dolphin St. Call 885-5680.  Begins March 15. 13  Eventt tt Rockwood Ctntrt: Drawing &  Watercolour wilh Don Jarvis; Shakespeare - The  Tragedies with Peler Millard; Figure Drawing and  Portraiture with Jack Campbell, March 8 & 7;  Cake 4 Candy Courses wilh Barb Whitby:  Fantasy In Frosting begins March 2, 2-4 pm;  Frosting Fun begins March 2, 7-9 pm; Creative  Chocolate begins March 30; Face Painting with  Aileen Gamel, March 6,10 am-12:30 pm.  Sexually Transmitted Dlteate Clinic: Phone lor  appointment in Gibsons 886-8131, Sechell 885-  5164. 13  Single A Pregnant? Phone the Health Unit -  866-8131. 13  Hoapltal Tour: Phone St. Mary's Hospital  switchboard to arrange, 885-2224.  School Entry Booster Clinics: A booster dose  of diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis is important  for children entering school. Gibsons 886-8131;  Sechell 885-5164.  MONDAYS  Tuberculin Skin Testing A Travellers Clinics  will be held in Gibsons March 1,8,15,22 and 29  and Traveller's Clinic only on March 4, 11, 18 &  25 at the Gibsons Health Unit. No charge. Into:  886-8131.  Tuberculin Clinics will be held in Sechell March  1,8,15,22 and 29 al the Sechelt Health Unit. No  charge. Info: 885-5164.  ���Tal Chi with Marilyn Corder, Rockwood Centre,  noon-1 pm. Drop-Ins welcome. 885-2522.       13  TUESDAYS  Child Health Clinics will be held In Gibsons  March 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 with an extra CHC  March 22. No charge. Inio: 886-8131.  Late Series Pre-Natal Classes March 2, 9 & 16,  7-9 pm al the Sechelt Heallh Centre. Also March  23,30 & April 6. To register phone 886-8131.  Parent A Baby Drop-In, 1:15-3:30 pm, 494 S.  Fletcher, Gibsons. 13  Yoga with Carol Brophy, Rockwood Centre,  beginners 6-7:30 (Shi, advanced 7:30-9:30 pm.  885-2522. 13  WEDNESDAYS  Suncoast Writers' Forge meets on Ihe second  Wednesday ol every month to learn Irom one  another during critique workshops. All writers are  welcome, Irom poets to technical, from novice to  professional. Bring 4 pages of your work, photocopied. Please join us at Rockwood Centre, 7:30  pm. For more inio: Jan DeGrass, 886-4692.    12  Child Health Clinics will be held in Sechelt  March 3, 10, 17. 24 and 31 with exlra CHCs  March 6 and 16. No charge. Inio: 885-5164.  Tuberculin Clinics will be held In Sechelt March  3, 10, 17 & 24 al the Sechelt Health Unit. No  charge. Inio: 885-5164.  Parent A Baby Drop-In, 1:00-3:30 pm, 5571  Inlet, Sechelt. 13  Yoga with Sara Gtrrlng, Rockwood Cenlre,  beginners 6-7:30 pm, advanced 7:30-9:30 pm.  885-2522. 13  Tai Chi with Merrily Corder, Rockwood Cenlre,  noon-1 pm. Drop-Ins welcome. 885-2522.       13  THURSDAYS  Child Health Clinics will be held in Pender  Harbour March 11, 18 and 25. No charge. Inio:  885-5164.  Travellers' Clinics will be held in Gibsons Feb.  4, 11, 18 and 25 at the Gibsons Heallh Unil. No  charge. Into: 886-8131.  Sunahlne Summers support for weight loss.  Davis Bay, 6:30 pm. Phone Joan, 885-2098 13  Gibsons Garden Club meetings are held the 3rd  Thursday ol every month at 7:30 pm at St.  Bartholomew's Church Hall (corner North Rd. &  Hwy. 101). March guest speaker: Mary Butryn ol  The Merry Gardener. New members welcome. 13  Sunshine Cottt Hotplce volunteer training  program - March 6, 13 and April 3. Phone  Sunahlne Coast Home Support Society, 885-  5144. 20 Coast News, March!,  1993  A New Name...  for an Old Friend  Daniel's is a Member  of Canada's largest floor  coveririg family  Volume Buying...Means Savings for You.  i  T  For Your Decorating Needs, Think. ..  Highway 101  Gibsons  886-7122  WEAR-DATEU  CARPET

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