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 LEGISLATIVE LIBRARY  Parliament Buildings  Victoria, B.C. V8V 1X4  COAST^NEWS  50 cents per copy on newsstands  B L I S H E D     19 4 5  August 24,1992 Volume 46 Issue 34  Sinking the HMCS Chaudiere in Sechelt  by Jane Seyd  In her active life, she was the height  of Cold War technology: a 367-foot  Restigouche Destroyer Escort, designed  specifically to attack enemy submarines, with the latest in sonar, guns,  homing torpedoes and protection from  atomic fallout.  But her final resting place will be  peaceful.  On the bottom of the ocean floor, the  HMCS Chaudiere will provide an artificial habitat for fish and marine life, a  destination for divers, and - not co-inci-  dcntally - a hefty boost lo tourism dollars in a local community.  While the Chaudiere, purchased  Library,  museum  services  reduced  by Charles Hart  Hard times are here for those  who enjoy borrowing books or  browsing local artifacts.  Inadequate funding coupled  with increased demand for service has forced both the Gibsons Library and Elphinstone  Pioneer Museum to reduce their  hours.  The library board issued a  statement Thursday detailing ils  operating ills, citing a dramatic  increase in library use, problems associated with providing  the expanded range of services  now offered, and lack of space  as the chief reasons opening  hours are being cut from 30  hours a week to 20 hours a  week.  Library membership and circulation have increased 48 per  cenl, twice the rate of population growth on the Coast, the  board says, but library space is  only one-third of minimum  approved standards and staff  work space is one-quarter of  minimum approved space.  "It is both unfortunate and  ironic that it is necessary to  reduce our hours in Ihe face of  increases in the public's use of  library services," said board  chairman Vern Giesbrecht.  "The obvious solution would be  to add to the library support  staff, but our present budget is  stretched to the limit."  Giesbrecht warned it may be  necessary to make further  reductions in service, such as  reduce book purchases and  memberships, if growth in  library use continues apace.  The library will now be open  from 9:30 pm lo 2:30 pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday;  2:30 pm lo 7:30 pm Thursday.  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum manager Lola Westell told  Gibsons council Tuesday lhat a  reduction in hours will also  lake effect al the museum  because of inadequate funding.  "We haven't been able to gel  any core funding and there's a  distinct lack of volunteers."  Meanwhile, "the number of  people coming through the  museum is tremendous," Westell said, noting that the number  of visits usually remains strong  through the end of Septembet  until the tourist season begins  to wind down. "Having lo turri  people away breaks my heart,'  Westell said.  Councillors expressed surprise at the shortage of volunteers, especially in a community with a significant populatior  of retired people. Westell  explained that the museuir  hires a summer student eacl  year with the help of a government grant, but said funding  has now been used up. She  noted it takes about two weeks  to train volunteers.  The museum will now open  only on Mondays and Tuesdays.  Reef Society eyes local site for 367-foot destroyer  from the military for $1, sits expensively moored in Vancouver, the question  facing the Artificial Reef Society of  British Columbia now is where lo put  her.  And while a conflict with the Islands  Trust has broken out over a scheduled  site near Nanaimo, a location on the  Sunshine Coast is being considered as  another possibility.  Members of the reef society arrive  on the Coast on Wednesday to look at  potential sites for the destroyer in  lliitham Sound and Sechelt Inlet - much  to the delight of local diving businesses  and enthusiasts.  So far, the reef society has given  Nanaimo two week- to sort out its problems with the Is' nds Trust before  offering the Chaudi.-iv to other communities.  If the Nanaimci site falls through,  sites in Sechelt Inlet stand a good  chance of approval says local reef soci  ety member Ken Burton, "assuming we  can get the political and financial backing of the community."  A similar artificial reef already sunk  at a site near Sidney brings in an estimated $1 million tourist dollars a year.  Previously, says Burton, concerns  about sinking the Chaudiere centred  around potential environmental impact.  In the last year, however, volunteers  have spent over 7,000 hours to strip the  vessel. All hazards to divers and marine  life have been removed, says Burton,  including oil. fuel, wiring and insulation. New passage ways have been cut  in Ihe ship, while other rooms have  been welded shut to minimize danger.  In fact, these days most controversy  surrounding the artificial reef stems  instead from fears it will be loo successful.  Several attempts to find a site for the  ship near Gabrioia Island ha.e met with  opposition from residents over concern  the increased boat traffic to the reef  would harm quality of life and create  conflict with other uses such as fishing  and other boat navigation.  turn to page 3  Bob Wiley extends himself to mount handmade wreaths just prior to the opening or the fifth  annual Summer Arts and (rafts Fair at Sechelt's Hacked Park. About 4,000 people passed  through the park the Saturday before last, enjoying themselves and partaking in a multitude of  booths and craH displays. Joel John-tone pholo  Porpoise Bay,  council dust up  still unsettled  by Stuart Burnside  Residents of an East Porpoise Bay subdivision say they  are lired of dealing wilh dust  caused by industrial use of an  unpaved municipal road in their  area and they want Sechelt  council to do something aboul  it.  All 29 home owners of Ihe  Porpoise Properties  subdivision signed a  petition calling on  council to pave the  intersection of Burnet and East Porpoise Bay Roads.  They say the paving  would reduce dust  created  by  truck  traffic to and from        Central Grading and  Gravel (COG) and Swanson's  Ready Mix, two businesses  localed on Burnet Road across  from the subdivision.  Resident spokesman John  Burns, speaking at Wednesday's council meeting, called  the dust a "nuisance ... ll has  had a serious effect upon property values and the ability to  attract buyers for property now  for sale."  He said his group has been  trying for five years to have  something done about the problem and the condition of East  Porpoise Bay Road in general.  "Every year we're told 'il will  be in nexl year's budget',"  Burns said, "but 'next year'  never comes."  Mayor Nancy MacLarty  agreed Ihere was a problem but  could offer no immediate solutions.  "I know there's an ongoing  problem with the dust," she  said, "and I'll try my level best  to do something about it."  In addition to paving Ihe  Burnet intersection, ihe residents called on council to blacktop ihe rest of Burnet to provide  access to municipal park land  located at the end of it.  Burns pointed lo Ocean  Avenue in Sechell proper, saying it was a street with few  trucks and slower traffic than  Burnet yet it has been scheduled  'Every year  we're told it  will be in next  year's budget'  ���lohn Hunts  for paving after area residents  complained aboul dust. He  noted that one of the main arguments for paving Ocean was  that it provided access to a  municipal park.  "That's why I brought up  Ihe park land (located) at the  end of Burnet," Burns told the  Coast News, "to draw the similarities between the  Iwo areas."  Burns said not  only is access to Ihe  Burnet park land  unpaved, but public  use of the road is  controlled and  restricted by CGG  through the use of      an "illegal" gale.  He noted lhat  only a municipal bylaw can halt  public access to a municipal  road and no such bylaw had  been passed for Burnel.  Mayor Nancy MacLarty  acknowledged Ihe road was  controlled by CGG, as it is the  entrance to their gravel operation, but said Burnet Road  "went nowhere" and had never  maintained by the municipality.  She said the municipal park  Burns mentioned on Burnel was  land dedicated to the municipality as part of a subdivision slated for development up Burnet  Road, but remained, as yel,  "untouched" and unvisited  wilderness.  Burns said more people  might visit the area if there was  access.  He also said Sechelt's public  works crew had, in fact,  improved Bumet Road up to the  CGG entrance. He said CGG  now regularly graded that portion of the road.  Council referred the matter  to Ihe public works committee  (PWC).  Councillor Rosina Giles  noted thai Ihe subdivision proposal from which the park land  dedication resulted, was scheduled for development next year.  Al that time, she said. Ihe  developers would be required to  see Burnet road paved, including the intersection.  Directors oppose mill water licences  by Jane Seyd  An application from Howe Sound Pulp  and Paper for additional water licenses on  McNair Creek and a lake in the Chapman  watershed are being vigorously opposed by  the regional district.  The pulp mill applied for the licenses to  supplement the mill's regular water supply  after the company's usual reservoir, which  drains into the Rainy River, began lo run low  after dry weather conditions in the early pan  of the summer.  But regional directors at Thursday's public utilities committee meeting said they  didn't like the idea of diverting parts of the  domestic watershed to industrial usage.  The regional district's comments have  been sought from the Ministry of Environment as part of an approval process for the  licenses.  "I strongly object," said Roberts Creek  director Brett McGillivray. "That watershed  serves a major portion of the Sunshine  Coast."  "It's part of our watershed reserve," said  West Howe Sound director Jeremy Frith.  "You'd think that means something...The  public's need is far greater than the industrial  in the long term."  Directors were also concerned the applications did not specify that the water licenses  would be temporary.  Last week, the mill's technical services  manager, Ron Wilson, said the licenses were  meant to tide the company over a critical  period in September before the Fall rains  refill the usual reservoir. A similar license  was granted to the mill on McNair Creek  during the mid 1980s during another dry  period.  But directors said there are other water  sources not included in the domestic watershed the mill should examine.  Public utilities chairman Jim Gumey said  he would invite representatives from the  pulp mill to meet with directors to explain  the reasons for opposing the applications and  "so they understand very clearly Chapman/Gray Creek and McNair are out of  bounds."  inside  comnunHf page $  armorials    paga 4  Maun      paga 11  Mien      paga t  rmbwhan  page 11  son nam page 19  Mfttr      paga S Coast News, August 24, 1992  PENINSULA CENTRE NOP CLUB  NOTICF OF fiFNFRAL MEETING  August 30,1992  at Greene Court Hall, Sechelt  (Immediately following Constituency Meeiing)  Business: Selection of Delegates  to Provincial Convention  <Dr. "Waiter 'Burtniai  WISHES TO ANNOUNCE THE  RELOCATION OF HIS PRACTICE  TO HIS NEW OFFICE  AT  5555 SUNSHINE COAST HIGHWAY  OPENING SEPT 1st 1992  FOR APPOINTMENTS CALL  885-2384  ACROSS FROM ST MARY'S HOSPITAL IN WE HOUSE Of HEWHIWUS  o, Taraaai Swumi . WO im  Doug Salberg  FREE VIDEO  INTERNATIONAL INVESTING  TheKeytotheWs  Higher Return !  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There is a $20 fee for the test.  " Carries no transfer credit.  Adult Basic Education  Courses in English, Mathematics and Science  are available for those who wish to upgrade or  refresh their skills in these areas to the college  entry level.  Reluming students may register at any time;  new students are requested to register at an  orientation session at 10 a.m. on Thursday,  August 27.  New students are requested to attend an  orientation meeting and registration session al  10 am on Thursday, September 3.  Early Childhood Education  Funding has been received to allow us to otter  the E.C.E. program on a part-time basis. More  information will be made available as soon as  details are finalized.  Non-Credit Courses  Please note the following time changes for  Basics of Microcomputers lor the Totally  Terrified;  CMPS 35111 (Sept. 28-Oct. 2)  - will be offered from 1-3 pm  CMPS35112(Ocl.28-Nov.5)  - will be offered from 1-3 pm  Our fall brochure contains Information on both  credit offerings and non-credit courses. Copies  are available at the North Campus - call 885-  9310 for details.  5627 Inlet Avenue * Sechelt ��� 885-9310  Timing a factor for artificial reef  from page I  On ihe Sunshine Coast, potential sites are far enough away fiom  residential areas, and from popular diving spots like Coopers Green  and Tuwanek, lhal similar issues shouldn't be a concern, says Burton.  That hasn't complelely allayed worries of some regional directors,  though, who emphasized recently thai appropriate measures to deal  wilh increased traffic, parking, washroom use and potential conflicts  with boaters musl be in place tiefore the project is endorsed by the  regional district.  Another local requirement lo get the artificial reef to go ahead is  money - approximately $30,000 of il, in fact, for moorage and towing  from Vancouver to the appropriate location.  Originally, says Burton, the reef society had counted on receiving  a provincial GO BC grant to finish ihe project, but since the program  has been cancelled, that's been thrown into limbo.  I'nlike other projects, the Chaudiere can't wait for other funding  sources lo be announced, says Burton, because moorage fees in Vancouver are increasing.  Now that's it's ready for sinking, the threat of Fall weather also  presents a serious problem.  Says Hill Brooks, another local reef society member: "As fall  comes on a boal designed lo sink isn't something a towboat operator  wants to touch."  Artificial Reef Society or BC director Jay Stralth, shown here  explaining the sinking of the CB. Church, gave interested  Sunshine Coast parties a presentation In February. file photo  If a location for sinking is found, the Chaudiere would become the  largest artificial reef on the west coasl of North America. Several artificial reefs exist on the east coast or Ihe United States, especially near  Florida, where they provide a protected habitat for fish. "They're  very common worldwide," says Burton.  New training for Pender ambulance crew  Roxanne Gregory  Dennis Gamble, unit chief of  the Madiera Park Ambulance  Station, is proud of his crew.  "We are on call 24 hour a day  for Ihe people in Ihis area, liven  where we are already out on a  call, ihe area still has ambulance  service coverage as a car from  Sechell will standby for us near  Halfmoon Bay."  Gamble is stung by criticism  from some professionals who  recently alleged that the  Madeira Park ambulance crew is  inadequately trained and late in  responding to local calls.  "To my knowledge, we have  never taken 45 minutes to  respond to a call," Gamble said  in an interview. "Geographically  we have a lol of territory to  cover and our response times to  Egmont and Garden Bay are  longer, but the ambulance service has never received any  complaints related to response  times from Ihis station. We are  NOT volunteers. We are trained,  glbsons council notes  licensed and paid professionals."  According to Brian Porritt,  emergency heallh  services  superintendent, all Madiera Park  crew members are  licensed as emergency     medical  assistant I. Crew  members undergo  60 hours of in-  classroom training  with an additional       82 hours outside  the classroom and all must have  an Industrial First Aid Attendant's Certificate which is an  additional 70 hours of training.  Said Gamble, "People look al  the ambulance number in their  phone books and because it is  88.1-5191 they automatically  think they will have to wait for a  car from Sechelt. That just isn't  true. The 885 number connects  them directly with emergency  heallh services provincial dispatch., If they are in the Pender  We hope to  begin training  this September'  Brian Porritt  Madeira Park ambulance is the  one that will be dispatched."  Porritt confirms there have  been no complaints about  response limes in the Pender       Harbour area. He  admitted there may  be some confusion  by the public with  the Sechelt listing  in the phone book  for the ambulance  service. "People  need to know that  the 885 number leads to central  dispatch. They will get the closest car available."  Porritt identified Madeira  Park as one of 132 communities  province-wide which will benefit from emergency health services new provincial training  program. "The provincial advisory training committee has  developed iwo formats for the  training of emergency medical  assistant ll's. One is a six week  intensive training program at the  Harbour area or north of it, the      Justice Institute, which includes  in-hospital practicums. The  other has a modular design and  would take six months of part  time studies to compiele. Bolh  formats cover the same materials."  There will be a local competition between qualified crew  members for participation in the  training program. "We hope to  begin training this September,"  Porritt said. "The program is  structured so lhal within a two-  year period all of Ihe identified  communities will have ambulance crew members who have  received this advanced level of  training."  Porritt suggested that the  money isn't yet available to provide the Madeira Park ambulance with a portable cardiac  defibrillation unit. "Ideally we'd  like to see Ihem on every car  across ihe province, but the  money just isn't Ihere right now.  However, it is a possibility for  Madeira Park within the next  year or two."  i  Council gave its approval in principle to  the forthcoming filming, in Gibsons of Needful Things, a horror film based on a story by  Stephen King.  Mayor Eric Small expressed concern lhat  Ihe production crew "be very respectful" of  Pioneer cemetery, where a facade of the  'Needful Store' will be erected. Molly's  Reach will be the focal point of shooting,  becoming 'Dot's Cafe', a church facade will  be constructed over the chamber's tourist  information centre, and a church steeple  erected on Ihe museum building.  Filming is expected to begin in mid-October and run through to the third week in  November.  Siltatlon report  Build up of siltation at the mouth of Gibsons harbour is unlikely to be the cause of  higher coliform counts that resulted in  bathing restrictions this year.  An investigation into tidal flushing in the  harbour by Public Works Canada reported  that there are five outlets between the harbour basin and Howe Sound. "Thus, the  potential closure of one of the outlets, in ihis  case by siltation, would not significantly  affect the tidal flushing of Gibsons harbour,"  said senior coastal engineer Bruce Dean in a  recent letter to council.  Dean said sources of pollutants within Ihe  harbour are the most important factor to con  sider. The correspondence has been referred  for comment to Ihe health ministry, which ii  monitoring harbour waler quality.  Bylaw patrol  Gibsons is seeking RCMP assistance in  attending to concern about dangerous operation of jet-skis in the harbour.  However, an officer from the RCMP  patrol vessel Regina, responsible for this  section of Coast, told council Ihere is little  police can do without appropriate bylaws.  Cst. Clough said the harbour master has the  authority to ban jet-skis or designate specific  areas for their operation. "If some bylaws  are put in place, we'd certainly enforce  them."  GREAT PACIFIC MANAGEiMENT  is proud to present  an exciting real estate investment  in Dallas, Texas  BRIARCREST TOWNHOMES  Luxury two bedroom townhomes  for as little as $39,900 U.S.  There will be an information meeting  held at  THE DRIFTWOOD INN  Trail Ave., Sechelt  Wednesday, August 26th 7,tOO pm  Special guest speaker Kevin England  of England Securities will be present  to discuss how to build a portfolio of  income producing real estate properties.  Features include:  * Significant Tax Benefits  * Priced well below replacement  * Professionally managed  * Developers excellent track record  * 100% Financing available  * Positive cash flow from year one  To receive an information package on  Briarcrest Townhomes OR to RSVP  for the meeting, call Nicola  at 885-2272  This information is not to be construed as an offer to sell securities.  Such an offer pan only be made by the appropriate Offering  Memorandum  Sechelt council will approach the regional district about helping  maintain a 500 foot section of Carmel Road leading up to the Tetrahedron Plateau.  Sechelt resident Bob Mihlor spoke at last Wednesday's council  meeting saying the section of unpaved road was falling into disrepair  through over use by the public without corresponding municipal  maintenance.  The road, while in Sechelt's jurisdiction, is the only public access  to the Tetrahedron Wilderness area and is "heavily advertised" as a  tourist destination.  "It looked like the SCRD was going to maintain it (before Sechelt  expansion)," Mihlor said, "but since Sechelt has taken over nothing  has happened.  Sechelt council motioned lo bring the matter up with the SCRD at  the next regional public utilities meeting.  MEMBERSHIP IN  ST. MARY'S HOSPITAL SOCIETY  Members of St. Mary's Hospital Society are persons  who contribute $2.00 in membership dues to the  Society in respect of the membership year which  extends from the commencement of the annual  general meeting in one year until the commencement  of the annual general meeting in the next year.  A member in good standing may renew membership in  the Society for the following membership year by  contributing dues to the Society prior to the annual  general meeting.  A new member, or a lapsed member rejoining, in order  to be eligible to vote at an annual general meeting of  the Society must join or rejoin the Society at least a  month before the annual general meeting.  Memberships fees will be accepted at the cashier's  desk at the hospital Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00  p.m. or prior to the annual general meeting of the  Society on September 30,1992.  E.H. Wright  Secretary to the Board Coast News, August 24, 1992  Milly Worrall  and friends  Joined together  in a sing-along  at Kirkland  Centre last  week.  Joel Johnstone  photo  Seniors thrive at Kirkland care centre  by Darah Hansen  Everyone needs a place lo  call Iheir own and lhat is just  whal the Kirkland Cenlre is for.  "I love it. It's a place they  come and it's theirs," said Mary  Puchalski, Service Manager.  The Centre is the home of  Ihe Adull Day Care service  offered by Ihe Sunshine Coasl  Home Support Society  (SCHSS) and funded by the  Long Term Care division of Ihe  Ministry of Health. Participants  are elderly and disabled adults  who are authorized by Long  Term Care lo attend.  The centre offers a structured program designed lo meel  the social and heallh care needs  of its participants. The program  also serves as a respite for caregivers who need some time  alone.  It is professionally staffed  and includes program workers;-  a registered' nurse a'hd' a  cook/prograrn worker. Acol-  lege student is also available for  the duration of the summer lo  visit each participant at home.  The list of activities is long  and varied. There are sing-  alongs with local musicians,  poetry readings, gardening,  walks, outings for lunch and  games such as horseshoes,  scrabble and bingo. If it's solitude that is required, the Cenlre  also offers a chance lo have a  quiet cup of tea with friends.  The program is "client  directed and focused," said  Puchalski, "they're the ones  who lell us whal they want."  Guest speakers are also  invited lo the Centre. Doctors,  nurses, police officers and local  politicians have all come lo  give talks on pertinent senior's  issues such as proper care and  nutrition and protecting your  home and self against crime.  Gibsons' mayor F.ric Small,  visiting his mother-in-law  Winifred Elders during Ihe  annual Family Garden Party  (Aug. 20), volunteered lo be  next on the list of speakers.  "I enjoy pretty nearly everything," said 88-year-old Caro  line Coppin. Coppin said she  came to the centre three years  ago in order lo meet people and  has since grown to love it.  "I was really tired this morning and didn't really feel like  getting up, bul 1 couldn't miss  this," Coppin said.  "I come because it's something lo do," said 83-year-old  Albert Siemens who has been  al the cenlre on and off for two  years. "I hale to do nothing."  Clients are authorized by  Long Term Care to come once  or twice a week , said Puchalski. The Centre is open - Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday  from 9 am to 4 pm.  "I think it really gives Ihem  a lift," said programmer/cook  Alana Wood. "I just hope this  kind of thing will be around  when I need it."  For more information  regarding the program or its  qualifications contact the  SCHSS at 885-5144 or the  Long Term Care office at 885-  5164.  Caring for those who give care  If you are sick, someone can help you. Mental,  physical or emotional - Ihere are caregivers oul  there. But who helps those who help others?  Who cares aboul Ihe caregivers?  'Who cares Who cares', that's who.  The program is new, brought to the Coast by  the Silhshine' Co'asl"��r��fhe,Su{)ryrtrt''|i'-- In rtu bl  'Society. Iris designed to suppoW" __2_!_  those who gWe origtofn^, Hegltlar ctiee  to ill or disabled family members in  the home.  "It grew out of the realization thai  there is little attention or thanks given  to those who give care," said executive director Martha Scales.    Many people find themselves in a  care-giving situation unexpectedly, said Scales, a  husband or mother can have a stroke or an accident. Or it could be a more gradual decline as  happens with Parkinson's disease or Alzheimer's.  Either way, Ihe caregiver is often filled wilh a  sense of loss, frustration, fatigue, sadness, guilt or  helplessness.  The end result can be the admission of the care  recipient into hospital because family members  simply can't cope, said Scales.  7 do a lot of  listening about  bow they feel'  -llarbant Kannegiesser  ment and preventive program, said Scales, it's  purpose is to prevent burn-out and promote the  wellness of caregivers.  Barbara Kannegiesser is the co-odinator of the  program. A social worker, her job is to help the  caregiver understand what he/she is facing  "'''' 'whether this be providing informa-   1    tiori about a certain illness or disability, direcling the caregiver to other  services or just listening.  "I'm the facilitator, not the expert.  I don't pretend to know what ihey are  going through... I do a lot of listening  aboul how they feel and I don't  judge," said Kannegiesser.  The program includes one-to-one  and group support and because the program is  flexible, "whatever they want will be addressed,"  said Kannegiesser. The current group meets every  Friday from I pm to 3 pm until mid-November.  More support groups will be formed should caregivers indicate the need.  To find out if you or anyone you know qualifies for the 'Who cares Who cares' program contact Barbara Kannegiesser at the Sunshine Coast  Home Support Society, Box 2420, Sechelt, VON  DOLPHIN  PHYSIOTHaERAPY  CaUNlC  is pleased to announce that  Katie Angermeyer  M.Sc, M.C.I'.A., Chartered I'hysiaitherapist  is now in full time practice  Appointments: 885-2969  5660 Dolphin St., Sechelt (across irom iiik RCMP)  '��� *1 BACK TO SCHOOL SOON!  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LOW COST FAX  TRANSMISSION  SERVICE  886-7725 or 885-3954  ��� Send or receive  ��� Local, national,  international  ��� Reasonable rates  ��� Confidential service  For more information  call 885-3930 or 886-2622  COAST^NEWS  Cruice Lane  Gibsons  Cowrie St.  Sechelt  mm  mm coast rsews, August.:4, iwj  Water pressure  mounting  A blockade at Waugh Lake last week illustrates the  need for changes in legislation that would give water-  boards more say and, in some cases, power to control  whal goes in their supply area.  It is a battle that has been fought strenuously before on  the Coast and in many other HC communities where  domestic water supply has felt threats ranging from pesticide pollution, stemming from inappropriate forest management practices in watersheds, to potential disruption  of supplies from logging or construction of such Ihings  as the natural gas pipeline.  It is a battle that will continue until regulations are  changed.  Absence of consultation lies at (he root of the conflicts. With their very health at stake, residents aa* passionately concerned aboul the quality of their drinking  water and are being forced to take desperate measures to  protect il. Thai's because waterboards which oversee distribution in rural areas have yet to be granted proper consideration during Ihe planning process,  The Waugh lake incident could have been avoided if  earlier notification had been given. All parties - the  walerboard, logging company and forest ministry - subsequently showed they were willing to negotiate. But  such discussions should be going on in the planning  stages, not hastily reached amid an atmosphere of confrontation out in the woods.  There have been countless other incidents where a  small group of residents dependent on a local watershed  have had to rear up on their hind legs and fight for concessions that ought to be rights.  The threat to water supplies is equally apparent in  more urban locales, where wells and aquifers are feeling  the pressure from rapid development dependent on  groundwater supplies. Developers have in some cases  circumvented the more stringent environment ministry  regulations by phasing big projects and obtaining  approvals under weaker health ministry rules.  With a growing coastal population, the potential for  conflict is only going to grow. The government should  plug a few legislative loopholes and beef up waterboard  powers to give residents the protection to which they're  entitled.  Museum blues  We have previously praised the commitment and  involvement of the many people who volunteer their time  to numerous worthwhile causes on the Sunshine Coast.  So it comes as a surprise to find that one of Gibsons'  chief tourist attractions is having to drastically reduce  hours because of the lack of volunteers. It is the reality  in most small communities that the gathering of artifacts  and operation of heritage parks or museums rests on the  enthusiasm of local historical societies, aided by whatever funding sources they can muster.  The Elphinstone museum has been enjoying a busy  season, offering thousands of visitors a window on the  world of Coast past - a service that should be available  seven days a week during the summer. Alas, we now see  opening hours reduced to two days a week.  opinion  Human philosophy  rules on Coast  A word of philosphy - four  years ago I moved to the Sunshine Coast to write a philosophy thesis. I couldn't seem to  write it at the university  (McMaster in Hamilton). As an  "institution of higher learning,"  it stood for exactly the philosophy of life I wanted to find an  alternative to.  That is, it represented an  objective, technical, spiritually  bankrupt style of dehumanized  relationship with each other and  the world. To make matters  worse, I couldn't put my feelings into words (a serious setback for any aspiring western  philosopher). Moving to the  Sunshine Coast was the best  thing I could have done. I found  a whole community of people  whose ideals and way of life  were based on the kind of philosophy I was looking for.  This philosophy recognizes  all humanity's profound relationship with each other and the  world. It is a philosophy of true  human relationship embracing  all of life and the planet.  The distinction between living spiritual and dead objective  being in the world is especially  apparent in the political and  legal structures of western society. The established system is  based on huge bureaucracies set  up around a dehumanized structure of objective rules. On the  other hand, associated with the  living philosophy of human  relationship, there is what has  been called 'legal integrity' or  'holistic law.' This method proceeds not according to dogmatic  rule enforcement but flexibily  according to the kind of community we want to build.  The SCRD displays Ihis orientation, for example, around  the Inner Ear Coffee House.  Although technically illegal  because it is not a specified Ian  duse in the zoning bylaw, the  coffee house is consistent with  the vision of the Roberts Creek  Settlement Plan and almost  unanimously supported by the  citizens of Robeits Creek.  It is this criteria, rather than  the strict letter of the law, on  which the SCRD proceeds  (although they are constrained  by a myriad of rules). In the  context of an objective, posi-  tivistic system this may seem  like an inconsistent application  of law, but in the holistic system  of integrity such a procedure is  not only culturally supportive  but consistent in a farther  reaching sense.  I'm proud to be part of this  cultural tradition and want to  express appreciation to the  friends, workers and community  leaders on the Sunshine Coast  who help bring this philosophy  alive.  May the trend towards more  truly human relationships on all  levels continue.  GORD LAIRD  Gibsons  Mammm\Smmmmmm\    lllll�� ���*! aBlati ���*��  mrare MtoaVOMB  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:  Th�� Editor  Sunshine Coast News  Box68  Sechelt, B.C.  V0N3A0  Protection of water  paramount  As a small child I learned a  valuable lesson about pure,  clean water. At the age of 10,  one summer while visiting a  friend at Port Hammond, BC,  we drank from the Fraser River.  People living along the dike all  used Ihe untreated water from  the Fraser in those days.  Several of us caught Typhoid  Fever including myself. Health  authorities traced die carrier to a  mill upstream from where we  drank.  My parents lectured us on  how "water was precious, how  all life depended on it being  clean and pure, and must be religiously respected."  It still shocks me lo hear how  humans pollute, contaminate,  and defecate in their drinking  water while dumping dioxins,  furans, defoliants and pesticides  into lakes and rivers.  Here on the Sunshine Coast,  with our limited snow pack and  increasing population, the time  is pasl due to put a moratorium  on all fresh water, for in Ihe  future we will surely use every  lake and stream as a water  source. The protection of our  water resource should be our  number one priority.  P.C. NICHOLSON  Sechelt  Wheels of history, recessions and the coast revival  Duncan MacDonell, in his Ebbtide column  August 10, says, "Life used to be spread out a lot  more around here!" How right he is.  When my logging career began on the coast in  1935, it was still possible to do a little pioneering.  A sawdust hauling buddy of mine through some of  the depression years was an ex-logger, and was  yearning to get out of the city and back into fighting out the round sniff. He asked me to join him in  a new venture over on Vancouver Island at the  Cowichan Station near Duncan.  His old log broker still held the remains of a  timber sale at Kinsol Siding on the E & N Railway,  where a sawmill had burned down a few years  before and the Forest Service was bugging him to  clean it up. The broker offered to stake us for a  sort, and as peeler fir logs had taken a jump to $8  per thousand, the market was picking up.  We finished that claim that fall, and moved up  to another clean-up job near Ladysmith on Cecil  Mountain. We were snowed out of there in  November, so Percy Brown, a 40-year-old native  who worked for us, turned out to be a veteran  cougar hunter. So we put in the winter chasing  panthers for the $20 bounty. We collected four  hides and two kittens that winter, and along with  four days a month of relief work at $2 per day, we  kept the wolf away from our doors. We weren't  too worried, because there was a bounty on wolves  also.  Between, deer meat, spuds and the Overwaitea  store in Nanaimo, we put in a pretty good Christmas and survived until spring.  My years in the woods were the best of my life.  As die depression eased into better markets, then  the war years, we saw many changes in the forest  bays and  inlets  carl chrlsmas  industry. A gyppo could pick up a little timber  sale, and with some tired iron, get out a boom of  logs now and then. If he was lucky enough to  establish say production of a million FBM average  per year, that eventually became his quota in the  eyes of the Forest Service.  After a few years, many of tbe quota holders  discovered that they could sell their worn out  equipment for $10,000 a million, and in most  cases, that was the most money any of them  glommed onto in one lump. They took it and ran.  As quota's became scarce, they went to as high  as $50,000 a million, and they were really in the  chips. Not too many yean later, tbe bigger outfits  and corporations owned most of tbe quota, so then  along came the Tree Farm License system. That  really tied up the coast, and many of the little communities with stores and post offices began to fold  up and die. Many old log dumps where the tired  iron had been left to mst, began to grow over, and  tbe healer alder trees hid tbe scars. To an old logger, there is nothing sadder than to wander through  an abandoned logging camp. How they can stir the  memories!  In later years when I bought my first airplane  and sold equipment to the many contractor's left  over from the gyppo days, I would land in a deserted bay and eat my lunch sitting on a brow log I had  dumped logs over years before. The occasional  seagull would land for a crust, but a loud squawk  was the only answer to my comments. Even a  feeding otter was too busy to stick around for my  sad reminiscences. I watched the coast die a bay  and an inlet at a time.  A few years ago my hopes for a rebirth of the  coast began to rise when the fish farm gold rush hit  our neck of the woods and began to spread into the  same bays and inlets that had been populated by  small logging outfits. Farm sites required the same  characteristics as the loggers needed: protected  bays and inlets; a good supply of domestic water;  tie-ups for boats and airplanes.  Fish farms were shaping up to be nice Ma/Pa  and family operations, which began to get the  young entrepreneur's out of tbe cities and back to  the coast. The growing family would take over  from old Dad, and the coast would begin to live  again!  But it was not to be. Tbe boom and bust cycle  took over, history began to repeat itself, and the  crunch was on. Markets became flooded with fish;  prices dropped below the cost of feeding fish; then  Hirohito, Emperor of Japan.died. The Japanese  market was closed for one year as sushi bars and  all forms of celebration were put on hold.  A Norwegian bank supplying funds to Canadian  banks to finance farms.went into receivership. The  receiver called all notes outstanding with Canadian  banks, and in the course of a week or 10 days in  the Sunshine Coast area, 13 farms went down the  tube. Sound familiar?  Many farms were bought by packers and cautious investors for 10 cents on the dollar, and  entrepreneur's lost homes and family assets. Many  farms in Sechelt Inlet closed or were moved North,  taking jobs with them. The boom initiated by  E.D.C. Commissioner Odvin Vedo several years  ago, which stimulated the local economy and  labour market at the time, is gone.  Duncan MacDonell asks, "Can we hope to see a  widespread resettlement of the coast in the near  future?" He thinks not  But do I sense a change of thinking in government and corporate circles? Is pressure being  brought to bear by a disenchanted public to change  the Tree Farm licensing system, and are the corporations not beginning to think it is time to abandon  the responsibilities of what the system is forcing  on them as forest show signs of depletion?  As large businesses go under, managers and  technicians over-qualified on today's employment  market to find another job are finding they have to  return to old skills and create jobs for themselves  in cottage industries. This is a good sign, and if die  forest industry goes back to allowing smaller operators into Timber Supply Areas, we might come  full circle once again  Don't turn those bays and inlets over to the  condo and highrise developers yet.. We may need  them for prime contractors and gyppos alike, to  supply tne fibre for pulp mills and saw logs for  saw mills.  My life would be complete if I could once more  touch down in a bay or inlet, see an operating  camp and boomed up logs, and tie up to die cook-  bouse for a saucer of cold bacon and a hot cup of  coffee!  COAST^NEWS  P.ITHrap  Tlaa Smm Cow Nam ��� tot, oaararj nl  puawad on tn SauMn dam SC. taajry  Umka/ Dy QMM "ta*B IB. Baa ��, Oban,  BC VIM IVD, atari ��aUS2. Fk *W| **aV**5.  Seam a*, tea de SaxM BC #��) MB-  *��>.Edt>awiaoa)asMtto. fmmtw>  Tin Suetem Ccm NM ��� MM taa/ e-ff-kJN  0 ary [ar d I o, anf  ow*��ji SiMatrai >at Can* ��� 1 am be.  e.�� OaST . tajaj, I nc so��it.�� tm ���  BI 40. Fa*-* U) fo r-aST,. SaMrt em nm  Rt��lti4*C*  laymn.     _    MHUH  ���rtataj . M     mmmmmmm  JoM JoaanMOM  oVajoool  MVaMran  r&ffc&|  ,��" '.^ ^L*. ��**  Vour community's AWARD-WINNING newspaper  \|��a>     Vg��>     ����  J  JS.  a-akKc ��� opinion  Coast News, August 24, 1992  Making house at Yonge and Bloor  The apartment didn't look  like much lo begin wiih. It was  in a right sort of a place, on  Yonge Street, just north of  Bloor, at the end of Yorkville,  then the national centre of hip-  piedom.  It was the top Iwo floors of  an old three-storey house which  had these days a small art  gallery al street level. The upper  floors had not been used in  years, but there was a fireplace,  a (potential) sundeck, three bedrooms and a skylight.  The three who looked it over  had none of them any prior  experience of house renovation,  no slightest previous interest in  fact. Al least one of ihem may  very well have never so much as  lifted a hammer. They were all  in Ihe writing business.  Silently Ihey conquered their  initial dismay. Dust hung on  cobwebs like wreaths of fog  over the Bay of Fundy. Rubble  crunched underfoot and Brian,  an ex-army man, was reminded  of shelled houses in Salerno.  Tommy, ex-navy, lit his pipe,  assumed the air of someone on a  bridge, said the floors seemed  sound enough. Bill, ex-air force,  held his council, started counting up whal il was going to cost.  Someone else was going to  clean this up for a start.  They crunched off through  the place. There was a part wall  at the end of the living room  which hid the staircase. They  would tear down Ihe wall and  expose the stairs, they decided.  And paint them white said  Tommy. Black, said Brian. That  blue they have at Fletcher's Pub,  said Bill.  Realizing that this was no  lime to discuss decor, they went  on up, pausing to look back at  the living room, each silently  seeing it as it might be. Bill  thought a chocolate brown ceiling, white walls with brilliant  prints and a grey broadloom, but  peeking at his friends he supposed that purple, a current decorating colour, was probably  being projected there.  We'll need a sideboard said  Tommy. Or we could make a  small bar, said Brian. Down  near the kitchen? How're we  going to stock it? said Bill. Are  we going to sign chits? They  went on up.  The bedrooms were all of a  good size, useable also as working rooms. There was one bigger than the other two, and each  of them started figuring what  furniture he'd need for il. The  skylight was above Ihe landing  and with the doors open gave  lighl to all.  At this time of course, grimy  almost beyond belief, it gave no  light at all. The sundeck was the  roof of a projecting part of Ihe  downstairs and would remain,  Ihey thought, for this time  potential. Still, it allowed fleeting thoughts of raffia tables with  letters  long drinks and deck chairs and  who knows whal.  In the pub and the club, word  got out that out-of-works could  pick up a little change doing a  bit of the old Herculean. The  outside windows were scoured  from perilous ladders by an Irish  soundman hopeful of gelling  into TV in Toronto.  Inside our heroes intended to  be themselves active, with a little help from here and there; bul  Brian had written a play, then in  rehearsal, and simply hadn't the  time. Bill, less validly perhaps,  had fallen in love and this took  up a lot of his lime.  Tommy, however, was teaching writing at Lome Green's  Radio Academy and when the  other two would get around  often they would find little  groups of Tommy's hopeful students operating floor polishers,  washing windows, hammering  away at something or other  upstairs and so forth. Tommy,  puffing his pipe, maintained the  air of someone on a bridge.  Just how the decor question  got sorted oul possibly none of  Elander memorial  planned  Many of us were saddened to  read of Ihe death of George  Elander. He was a greal part of  the history of the area - his farm,  the jam factory, etc.  We have all heard his many  stories and enjoyed discussions  with him. There will be a small  gathering at Andy's Restaurant  on Tuesday, Aug. 25 al 1:30 pm  and it is hoped his friends will  be there. t��    '���'  LILIAN KUNSTLER  Gibsons  Community  support  overwhelming  , These words of thanks are for  all Ihe thoughtful people of the  .Sunshine Coast who have  .shown their concern.  For my friends who have graciously allowed me the solitude  and privacy I have needed Ihis  past while. I haven't deserted  you.  For Ihe support and direction  of victim services at a totally  'confusing time. I had no idea of  the sources available or the  -many problems arising from  tragedy. Incidentally these services are not available to the  'Couple in Timmins, who now  have the custody of the children,  ���since the crime was not committed in the province of Ontario.  To society at large, Sheilagh  is now a statistic of Ihe consequences of Ihe type of emotionally undermining relationships  lhat exist today. But lo us, her  ^family, she was a caring human  ���"being who always put everyone's feelings and needs before  '��� her own.  lo Thanks for Ihe legal advice  'freely given by Ihe offices of  NOW OPEN!  Brenda's  Cuts'n'Curls  Everyday Low Pncss  For Seniors  ��� Perms $45  Includes cut, roller act  or curling Iron  ��� Shampoo & Set  $12  ��� Cuts $10  EVENING APPOINTMENTS  FOR THE WORKING  WOM/VNORIrlAN  Russell Crum and, at times of  panic, from the home of Russell.  For Ihe prompt action of  Debbit Jago, the local RCMP  and Ted Bowe, who, at the time  of Ihis gruesome discovery, had  no idea of the implications.  For Dan Devlin, who made it  so easy to deal with an incomprehensible shock and the  arrangements that were necessary afterwards.  For Constables Sears and  Moss., Sgt. Ed Hill and Const.  Geoff Shaw of Van* Hormttde.������>  ��� All caring human beings.  'For Reg and Joanne Hur-  lubise. Reg is a newcomer to the  Coast. He stepped in and look  care of securing Sheilagh's  home and belongings, since  none of us were capable at the  time.  For Sheilagh's young friends  who were in the middle of helping me move house when all  Ihis happened.  Special thanks for those  responsible for setting up a trust  fund for the children. Tarry,  Georgia Giannakos, Lea at  Pronto's, Bank of Commerce -  all overseen most ably by Lilian  Kunstler, and our thanks to all  those who have generously  deposited to it already. I am  overwhelmed by the response of  this community but should have  known it would be so.  The Lions Club have covered  the costs of shipping all the personal things to the children in  Timmins. My lhanks to them.  And of course, my undying  thanks for Sheilagh's brothers,  Fergus and Calum - being here  each in iheir own way to support  me. Fergus wilh the same wit  and humour that Sheilagh had,  and Calum, in his own quiet,  sensitive way.  Fiona, God bless her, who  look on the lask of driving Ihe  children to Timmins when we  found out that air fare for the  Iwo children and "big brother"  Bemie was close to $3,000. Like  myself, Fiona hasn't had time to  come to grips with all of this  until everything else is done and  taken care of. (I have to slip  another Thank You in to Dinah,  her friend, who has been taking  care of Fiona's cleaning service  while she is gone.)  As for "Jupiter Glass," which  has been on hold, il will be taking care of these customers who  are patiently waiting as of  September 1st. Thanks for all  your cards, flowers and  thoughts. '/'  JUNE IMANSE  Gibsons  Gilker cairn tribute  The Cliff Gilker ball field is  a wonderful facility and a tribute  to the generosity and expertise  oflhelateOleStorvald.  Peter Christmas and friends  have recently completed a magnificent cairn in Ole's memory.  On behalf of the community I  wish to thank Peler for this fine  contribution.  GARY KENT  Roberts Creek  SEAWARD  SHELL  Marine Dr. Lower Gibson's  would like to introduce  our new mechanic  ��� DENNIS ���  Oil, Lub* e\ Filter  Special*  $19.95 f*"5  ��� Includes 3B pt. check  ��� all wheels removed &  brakes checked  (dieselsnot Included)  'most cars & light duty trucks  886-2572  .J-i-wndV 8*vto��VRe*wfwW�� H*\tn  in a nutshell  stuart nutter  them could have told. There was  in fact purple in it. but it was  just Ihe wall behind the staircase, which was painted white.  The ceiling was not chocolate  brown. The ceiling turned out lo  be good ornamental tin and was  painted white.  The floors turned out to be  good wood and were polished  with nigs scattered ahout. In Ihe  end there was a bar and there  was indeed a problem of keep  ing il stocked.  Bul in the end it looked quite  spanking, and there was a hig  party and the new jail band  from Glasgow came and played.  And then the ihree of ihem settled down, as it were, to something Ihey hadn't given much  thought to. To, of course, some  sort of domestic life.  It turned out that a lot of this  was simply unavoidable. Things  like who's going lo be home for  dinner, and when, and if not  why not, look just as much  organizing on a carefree bachelor basis as any other. In the end  this was a household that would  noi last four months.  ColorYourWorld  HP  s>  Summer Savings on Paint & Stain  GRAND OPENING Gift Certificate Winners:  C. 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JfOMUfiAflK  AUTOMOTIVE  THE CORNER CLOSSET  IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS  in it's Mew Location  NEXT TO MARYS VARIETY  and above MOLLVYS LANE MARKET  DON'T Forget Our  'MOLLVYS LAM I AIR'  August 29 & 30  for more information call  886-0146 or 886-8078  community  by George Cooper  After its 70 or 80 years, the hou>e was no  longer livable, bul il did serve a final  moment of usefulness last Mas when it provided a practice burn for the (iibsons and  Dislricl Tire Departmenl  Bud Fisher's grandfather had acquired the  property at what is now Head and Gower  Point Roads in a trade back in the tune when  his family came and went front Vancouver  by rowboal.  In Ihe years that she and husband Bud  have made their home on the ptoperty. Celia  Plata remembers the garden next to the old  house, a garden lhat abundantly supplied  Inends as. well as lamily, Ihe fruit trees, the  hundreds of daffodils and the two sheep.  "Granny Kay treated the sheep like other  people would treat a cat or dog." said Celia.  "They lived their lives as pels and were  buried decently."  Tbe black ram and the while ewe were  there to mow the grass - ihey had no taste for  daffodils - and provided wool. "Granny Kay  carded and spun the wool, and after dyeing  the white wool in a variety of colours, she  either knitted the yam or wove cloth for all  kinds of apparel.  "There are still some daffodils that survive to remind us of bygone times," said  Celia. "Times lhat were slower paced and  filled with satisfying living for all who  worked so hard at it."  Memorial  Those who remember George Elander of  Shaw Road are invited to come to a gathering at Andy's Restaurant at 1:30 pm tomorrow (Tuesday, Aug. 25) to share memories  of George.  Dieppe: August 1942  Not our show, our turn came later. The  news left us shaking in our hobnailed boots.  Is ii going to be like this for us later?  A nursing sister tending those relumed in  a Canadian hospital in England heard (he  anguished anger and found no bravado in  their cry, "Eel's gel back at them and do it  right."  Remember Ihe lack of security when a  British naval officer told me outside a barber  shop in Newhaven, the English port for  peacetime ferries to Dieppe, "We had a show  with some of your chaps but it's been put  off-  Listened like a kid at storytime lo a Scot  from Winnipeg who escaped the POW train  when he feigned appendicitis, and was then  spirited by the French underground to Spain  and so to Britain.  Pul a beret on his head and said he was a  Basque to cover up his French language  deficiency.  A friend, his blue eyes still clear as  Saskatchewan skies, now sightless. One  piercing bullet.  The real valour and horror.  NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING  ST, MARY S HOSPITAL SOCIETY  To members ot St Mary's Hospital Society:  Take notice that the Annual General Meeting of the  members of the St Mary's Hospital Society will be held  in the New Senior Citizens' Hall, 5602 Trail Avenue,  Sechelt, B.C.  Wednesday, the 30th day of September, 1992  at the hour of 7:30 p.m.  Dated in the District ot Sechelt, in the Province of  British Columbia, this 31st day of July, 1992.  By order of the  Board of Trustee*  E.H. Wright  Secretary to the Board  Friends and patrons of the  Come Home Cafe in Lower  Gibsons said farewell to Vera  Schentz (second from left)  who recently sold the  restaurant after 1} years of  early morning breakfast  service. Joel Johnstone photo  70  We're Having a Party!  and..  Come celebrate the  GRAND OPENING  Ta#U*a#ta#aCaA   aV\EaflLI   |  in  TRAIL BUY MULL  SATURDAY, AUGUST 29  11:00 am - 3:00 pm  Sussex  Realty  j  TRAIL BAY MALL,  SECHELT   885-3295  roberts creek  by Beverley Shipley  Buyer beware - Ihis saying is  quite self-explanatory, bul for  those of you who don't get it, it  simply means when you buy  something, it is up to you to  check it out thoroughly and be  informed on what you are buying. If you find that after you  have paid said price to the seller, the contract is final, legal  and binding.  If you find discrepancies  about the item that you weren't  aware of and don't care for after  you have made this binding  sale, then too bad - it is up to the  buyer to beware.  This saying is being thrown  out the window as far as real  estate sales apply. Recently in a  local court battle between two  Roberts Creek residents, a dispute arose over whether or not  the seller held back information  regarding the woodslove and  chimney unit. It was decided  lhal no, they didn't intentionally, bul still had lo compensate  the buyers for a portion of Iheir  expenses to replace the unit.  House buyers, if you don'l  understand how a house functions, i.e. gas, electric heaters or  woodslove; generator, solar or  even waterwheels run homes in  the Creek. Especially if you are  new to the area and are unfamiliar with unconventional systems, learn about them before  you purchase. A woodslove, for  example, takes a fair amount of  time and understanding to be  able to use properly; don't move  into your new home if you are  running on batteries, generators,  etc., and don't have a clue how  they operate, how much they  cost to run and how efficient  they are.  Community services elects  new directors to board  The Sunshine Coast Community Services Society is pleased  to announce that the following  volunteers have been elected to  the board of directors: Holly  Lehmann, president; Carol  Stewart, vice-president; Francis  Konopasek, executive member  at large; Sylvia Blackwell;  Frank Brown; Dr. Charles Gregory; Bula Hess; Steve Hodgson; Holly Krangle; Andrew  Steele.  The Society office is at 5638  Inlet Avenue Sechelt; telephone  885-5881.  14 NIGHT HOLIDAY  3 Night Jubilee' Cruise and  7 Nights'Hotel, Puerto Vallarta  and 4 Night "Jubilee" Cruise  Can Funds Double Occ  Includes R/7 air from Vancouver  from $1,559  BOOK BY OCT. 30 FOR  (some restrictions apply)  Structural damage is one  thing, but items such as nonfunctioning kitchen appliances  should be noticed and questioned by the purchaser.  So sellers of homes, beware.  The purchaser can be a total twit  who doesn't know how lo turn  on a lighl switch and can turn  around and sue you if you don't  tell all aboul your house. Make  sure he knows how everything  works, whal if anything doesn't  work, and be sure he signs Ihe  disclosure form or you could  possibly be next in the wailing  room al the courthouse.  Library News  Following are some suggestions for good reading at Ihe  library: Chart Your Own Horoscope is a comprehensive and  authoritative book for star-charters, from beginners to professionals. Ursula Lewis shares the  secrets of the stars with a recognized classic in the literary Held  of astrology. Slefani Hewlett's  Beachwalkcr takes you on an  adventure through the rocky  inlets, sandy beaches and quiet  tidepools of the West Coast.  Lewis L'Amour fans will enjoy  The Trail to the Seven Pines, a  classic tale of llopalong Cas-  sidy's adventures of the old  west. If you're into writing  speeches pick up Henry  Ehrlich's Writing Effective  Speeches. Also available,  Women Who Love Too Much  by Robin Norwood, which was  a New York Times bestseller.  So come on down lo the Roberts  Creek Library and check out the  books.  FRESH,  FRESH,  FRESH!  AUDREY'S  COFFEE  SERVICE  h ����i  i    .   imflhmi Vmamimmmm. Coast News, August 24, 1992  community  David Peers, the new owner of the Chapman Cedar Ltd. building In Wilson Creek, says the shake mill will not he destroyed. He is,  however, uncertain of exactly what lo do with It. Joel Johmlone photo  TUBN2B  .  SPORTS  WALKMAN*  WM-SXF30  SONY OF CANADA LTD.  AVAILABLE AT  Adventure ELECTRONICS  SUNNYCREST MALL, GIBSONS ��� 886-7215  sechelt scenario  by Deanna Lueder  I saw several celebrities at the Festival of  Ihe Written Arls. When I met Pierre Burton  and Peler Gzowski I was initially tongue-  tied. Bul Ihey were remarkably patient when  I began babbling and, after a few moments,  they made their exits gracefully. My only  hope is that they have become used to  encountering normally sane people who turn  inio babbling idiots when introduced.  The conjunction of the Festival of the  Written Arts and the Arts Council Summer  Craft Faire was a happy one.  Bolh were highly successful and the  crowds visiting were enjoying themselves at  each location. It seemed thai al least half the  Sunshine Coast was involved in one or the  other, or both. Our communily can take  pride in its spirit and willingness to participate not only in the high profile volunteer  areas but also in the thousand and one tasks  from grounds set-up and clean-up to kitchen  work.  Congratulations to all.  Volunteers  This is a community of volunteers and if  davis bay news  you have not found an area that interests you  consider the St. Mary's Hospital Auxilliary.  There are many different aspects of interest  involved and you may find your niche. Mary  McDonald is President of the Auxilliary and  is most willing to speak to anyone interested. 885-5082.  The new Seniors Hall in Sechelt is near  completion and work parties are being organized as needed to complete the Hall and  grounds. Contact John Miller at 885-7792 if  you can lend a hand.  There are also many other organizations  in Sechelt needing volunteers, from the  SPCA to the Save Ihe Children Fund to  Meals on Wheels. For information call the  Volunteer Centre at 885-5881. If you are a  new comer to the area, not only will you be  providing much needed help, bul you will  make new friends in your communily.  Produce for sale  Every Thursday from 10am lo 2pm the  Arts Cenlre holds a Garden Market and sells  locally donated produce, jams and jellies to  raise money for mainlenance of Ihe Arls  Centre gardens.  Dessert auction  Rockwood Centre Story Telling Festival  is hosting a Celebrity Dessert Auction to  raise fund for their upcoming Festival (more  details on the Festival later).  The Dessert Auction will take place at Ihe  Arts Centre in Sechelt on Sept 19th at  7:30pm. Various well-known people along  the Sunshine Coast will be preparing their  own special desserts lo be auctioned off lhat  evening. In addilion lo the auction there will  be refreshments and live entertainment.  Seating is limited so reserve your ticket  soon. 885-2522 Tickets are $5.00.  Coast cable  Television Coasl Cable 11 is announcing  a new show called "Arls Update". They will  promote any non profit, arts-related organization. Call 886-8565.  Theatre production  The Third Coast Theatre Works has  announced its first production on the Sunshine Coast since moving from Vancouver.  It will be playing in various locales on the  Coast in Sepl. For the Sechell area, look for  it at the Blue Heron Inn on Sept. 11.  Coast Flies  is going fishing!  '**-.  We will be closed  Friday, Sept. 4 to Friday, Sept. 18  Stock up now! Many  in-store items on sale  RE-OPENING SAWRDAY, SEPT J 9  (with lots of fish stories) T  Coast Flies  SUNNYCREST MALL ��� GIBSONS  886-8085,  Go Green.  This Week. Every Week.  3*  by Jo-Anne Sheanh, 885-3629  I see by my files thai I wrote my first Davis Day News column  exactly one year ago. Gosh, has a lol of waler passed under the  bridge since then - some familiar faces are gone, situations are altered  and numerous changes made, hopefully for the best.  Dead seal  A flurry of phone calls prompted me lo go down to the beach to  view Ihe carcass of a large dead seal thai has been lying ihere for  some Iwo weeks, scant yards from where small children play in the  sand and water. It apparently washes in and out with the tide and to  date, despite numerous phone calls to various departments from anxious residents, nothing has been done. I am told the slench is unbearable, particularly in Ihe heat of Ihe day. When we viewed it, it was  covered with bugs and flies - can't be a healthy situation.  Blocked trail  As long as mosi of us can remember, there has been a trail through  the lol directly behind the store in Davis Bay. This enabled people,  particularly small children, to have a means of getting to the store,  the drive-in and the wharf without having to traverse the highway.  Some thoughtless clod has seen fit to block Ihis access with branches  and debris - e'est la vie! (This must be the week for people's pel  peeves -1 just report them.)  On a happy note - a very warm welcome home lo Elsie Campbell  who has been away for two months. We are all so glad to see you  hack among us.  Fall courses  The Capilano College Fall '92 Brochure has arrived and for those  of you who are over 55, the Eldercollege program sounds super. One  of the workshops that has been finalized for September is Ikebana:  the art of Japanese flower arranging. The Eldercollege flyer will be  available in September and will outline further workshops.  Hemstalk's Hunting  & Fishing Supplies  p-    m 885-4090 eh    -3  Monday ��� Saturday 930im - 6:30pm  Sunday lOjOOun ��� 1:00pm  HUNTING SEASON STARTS  ON!  See us for   Rifles,  Ammunition,  Reloading Supplies,  and Accessories  "THE HUNTERS CHOICE  ON THE SUNSHINE COAST"  5536 Wharf Steet, Sechelt Open 7 Days a Week  TO SCHOOL  ^SALE  Levis  Mens & Womens  Red Tab Jeans  501��-Button Fly  531-Super Slim  516-Sraight Leg  100%  14oz. Cotton Denim.  Authentic 5 pocket styling  Sizes 28-38 waist. Reg $49.99  Fashion Jeans "seconds" only  Levis Orange Tab Jeans  & Student Levis  Levis Discontined **\Ck99Jr}tmm\.  (colours and irregular) only      I mJ mmam  99 Coast News, August 24, 1992  Shop*Easy  "Your family food store  Serving the Community Since 1950  Trail Bay Mall. Sechelt 885-2025  Meat 885-9812      Bakery 885-9823  Regular  Summer  Hours  Sunday 106  Mon- Thurs97  Friday 9-9  Saturday 96  I      Groceries  Ruffles  Potato Chips  1"  Nabisco Spoon Size  Shredded Wheat  2��8  Ocean's  Pink Salmon  .96  213 K vou save .65  Moneys whole  Mushrooms  .98  284 ml vou save .71  Burns flakes of  ���  Ham or Turkey  1"  184 g. vou save .80  Savarin  ^wid Coffee  aZ7| -... vousavei.61  AQ '  ������9*9  Uberiy  338  Pride of the World  Drink Crystals  .68  Upton  Potatoes & Sauce  I18.  Chef Boy-Ar-Dee  ���            vet*  .78  Christie's Premium Plus  . *TaW f***a**tfa**a^S**avW *****  450 g. you save 1.07  I68  i  448  Moat Stews  168  *8Jlgu Old World  i  leflnotti sauce  |38  .MCma pomace  7*  nodes & Sauce  m\^^rm*\\WCa%\.  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Dairy  Imperial  .Margarine -94s  1.36 kg yousave 1.51        �����  Armstrong soft  Cream Cheese 488  250 g you save .65 I  Schneider's "big cheese"  Cheddar OA%  random cuts  ma\9     off  Kraft singles  Cheese Slices j%I9  500 g yousave 1.51 %W  Yaml frozen  Yogurt 458  1 L you save .67 I  | |^J  Canada Grade A Beef Family Pack  Top SMoai Steak     .099  7.25/kg  if^lb  Family Pack - fresh  Chicken Legs gmt%  Back attached. 2.18/kg a*99lb  I Lean  Ground Beef #ma  4.83/kg  m���        h  Breaded - frozen  Pork Chopettes       490  4.39/kg  J" to  TUrkey or  5.49/k*  .ii      lb  Royal Fancy  Chicken Wieners     j*-^  ��0 *.... ���9*9c&  Schneider's I  tf*Jmmm '�����--���-���'-  -   ���Jat'^Mam  uermon name   nae  6M/\a,  rnrn^h  Schneiders  mm ���je*��ka*af Ufah^MB  480*.....,   Schneider's  Fresh Coho  Salmon Fillets ego  13.21/kg  *m*to  Imitation  Crabmeat ^99  8.80/kg  O      B)  Smoked  CodFWets 449  9.90/kg  �����~|,  flresh  Oysters *Me  802. cup  !���?'    ea.  -a*a*^^-a*a**^^^^^^^H**^^a^^^^^-a*a*a*>a*^H  Seafood  mmmm   We now accept Visa  WS4     and Mastercard for  your convenience  These are just a few of Ihe more than 350  specials you ll find in store for you.  Prices effective Monday, Auyust 24 to  Sunday, Auyust 30.  WITH THIS COUPON,  and a $60.00 grocery order (excluding tobacco) you  will receive one durable canvas shopping bag (reg.  value $4.99) limit one per customer while supplies last.  Sale price without coupon $2,99  CANVAS SHOPPING BAG  Offer Expires August 30/92  Bakery  Fraft .Bread 499  454��  1  VanHIa-Slices 4/997  .Horn .Bread 443  454 g           ; I  Lemon  layer Cakes C77  Viennese Flings .935  Pkg of 6  m*  Dfluonibiot  tiye oreao m 55  ' a 1''  ���   ,          . 111".   1 ,,  lit' fj\'  Pender Harbour  Hothouse Tomatoes ��*��%  152/kg  alKflb  B.C.  Green Leaf Lettuce m^    BlRfea.  California  Ruby Grapefruit A1400  lender Harbour long English ^^^  Cucumbers .79ea  B.C.    -39*.  B.C.  Macintosh .Apples g^  New crop. 1 -30/kg..   ���,,_ WrmWmW b  Deli  K community  Coast News, August 24, 1992  toltmoon happenings  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  There was so much going on  last weekend lhal it was hard to  keep track not only in the Halfmoon Bay area, but in Sechell  too, with all Ihe concerts and Ihe  Festival of ihe Written Arts,  plus the super craft sale in  Hackett Park  All of these events made us  very proud of the Sunshine  Coast, with the knowledge lhal  those events don't just happen.  They are the result of months of  preparation and hundreds of volunteer hours. The Rockwood  Centre was a hive of activity for  four straight days with a wealth  of interesting people mingling  and getting lo know each other.  In all, it was an exciling weekend.  The big event in Halfmoon  Bay was the Farewell lo Nikki  and Floyd politick dinner al  Coopers Green last Sunday.  Considering ihere were lots of  people who would have liked to  have been there bul who had  already planned lo go lo the  Vancouver Symphony concert,  Ihere was a nice group of friends  gathered for the occasion.  Lots of linle children and  teenagers whose adoration of  Nikki was plain lo see. Likewise, the older friends were  there in force lo add their good  wishes.  It was a mixture of laughter  and tears, happiness at all being  together and sadness al the  thought of how much we are  going to miss Nikki.  Following a delicious meal,  Elise Rudland (on behalf of  those present) presented Nikki  and Floyd with a CD player,  bringing a smile of delight from  Nikki.  The entertainment of the  evening was provided by some  of those who were coached by  Nikki throughout the years. The  original Halfmoon Hams, her  first group on Ihe Coasl, had,  unknown to Nikki, gol together  to perform a short medley of  some of Iheir old numbers, then  asked Nikki to join them on  Nikki Weber enjoys a good  laugh with friends before  cutting into her farewell  party cake.  Ruth Rotate) photo  NEW?  On the Coast  Baby  Bride or bride to be  Have we visited YOU yet?  We have Gifts to welcome you.  CALL  US!  Helen Milburn        886-8676      Huth Bulpit 885-5847  Nan Nanson      886-3416     Rosemarie Cook 885-5821  stage.,  F,asy did her always wonderful  job of decorating the cake,  which said "You're never too  old to start a new life."  Al the end of the program  Nikki and Floyd had a special  Present from the original  group were George and Marg  Carpenter, John Hamilton,  Kalherine Kelly, Connie Wilson, Ronnie Dunn and myself. It  was great fun to get together  again.  The ever-faithful 69ers also  sang Iheir tributes to Nikki, as  did several of the latest young  proteges, which included a  group of young rock musicians  who had the guesls joining in  the beat wilh them.  Sylvia Blackwell of Shop  .-^wa.*fsi(i-;:-('j��ieqaeM to ling.togethei. Every  one was deeply moved by their  rendition of Vaja Condios.  Registrations  It is fast approaching registration time for schools, brownies, cubs, karate and all sorts of  fall programs. Give me a call if  you would like these dates and  announcements to be included  in this column.  Fireball celebrations  A reminder lhat Saturday  Aug. 29 is the open house al Ihe  fireball from 9 am until noon lo  celebrate ils official opening.  ���*i s  I rivironni'ii  Cqnada   ���  r~s��J  Help Wanted  Help cul down on our use of  thmwaway products hy bringing  your own cup to work.  Go Green,  This Week,    'Q{  Every Wei-k. .  LUBE, OIL & FILTER  SUPfeR SPECIAL  '14.95  Includes chassis lube,  five litres major brand  motor oil, filter, & 57 point  maintenance check  By Appointment only  -Most Vehicles  ^DaCe^  886-3437  AUTO CLINIC  JUTMWJ  ���PROPANE CONVERSION SPECILISTS  "  Highway 101 (Rear ot Pelro Canada)  SHW  Tor the finest in area dining  Dining guidE  CAFE PIERROT r      m D. ,  toast Bistro  Espresso Bar  Daily Specials  Everything made fresh on  the premises.  Call 885-9962 to book our   I   Catering Service  Open Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Closed Sundays.  Located at Teredo Square in Sechelt.  FAMILY DINING  Andy't Restaurant - Lunch and dinner special every day. Every  Wednesday night is Prime Rib  Night. House specialties include  veal dishes, steaks, seafood, pasta,  pizza, Thai food and lots of NEW  dishes. Don'l miss Andy's greal  Brunch Buffet everv Sunday from  II am - 2:30 pm. Hwy 101, Gibsons, 886-3388. Open Sunday and  Monday 11 am - 9 pm, Tuesday -  Saturday II am-10pm.  Thi Boat Houil - Just a ferry ride  away in beautiful Horseshoe Bay,  offering daily choices of fresh and  flash frozen seafood from Ihe  Wesl, 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  atniosrahjije' and /ii.bt4{pus meals  ���ire iuat, some of the reasons vou'll  ^miftf SieFtf-fe 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.  Cafe Pierrot - Comfortable atmosphere with warm, helpful staff.  Homemade pastas, quiches and  daily specials are all prepared witn  the freshest ingredients - both  healthful and delicious. Our whole  wheat bread and scrumptious  desserts are baked fresh daily, on  the premises. Outside dining, take  out orders for the beach and cappuccino are available. The Coast's  bistro...as unique as the Coast  itself. Mon & Tues 9 - 5. Wed - Sat  9 - 9. Closed Sunday. Teredo  Square, Sechelt. Phone ahead for  your lunch! 885-9962..  Oar Lebanon Restaurant ��� Now open  in Gibsons Park Plaza, Hwy. 101.  Lunch and Dinner features include  Chicken, Beef, Lamb and Vegetarian dishes, Shishkebabs, FaYafels,  Cappuccino, Espresso and  Desserts. Open 7 days a week, 10  am - 11 pm. Eat in or take-out.  Cateriiig for parties and weddings.  886-3572. Everything we make is  made with love!  Hald-A-Way Restaurant - Bring the  whole family and join us for great  dining at the Haid-A-Way Restaurant in (iibsons Motor Inn on Hwy.  101 at 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  davs a week, 5:30am ��� 2pm, closed  from 2pm - 5pm with evening  hours 5pm-IOpm. Our Sunday buffet (II am - 2 pm) features a  scrumptious salad bar. with a large  selection ol hot and cold dishes  and desserts Eat to your heart's  content. Don't forget our Friday  night 2 for 1 special 5pm-10pm.  Reservations H86 450], 50 seats  plus banquet room.  Hillside Family Restaurant Now Open  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 conditioned. Open Sun - Thurs, 11 am -  10 pm. Fri & Sat 11 am - 11 pm.  886-2993  Village Restaurant - Cozy family  style cafe with an extensive menu  featuring special pasta dishes,  steak and seafood dinners. Come  in and check out our daily lunch  and dinner specials or have breakfast anytime. Saturdays are Prime  Rib nights. Fully licensed. Open 7  days a week, Mon. - Thurs., 7 am  to 8 pm; Fri., .Sat. & Sun., 7 am to 9  pm. 5665 Cowrie Street, Sechelt.  885-9811. Visa & Mastercard  accepted.  The Omega Plua, Steak and Lobster  House ��� With a perfect view of Gibsons Marina, and a good time  atmosphere, the Omega is a people-watcher's paradise- You'll  often see Bruno Gerussi, former  star of the Beachcombers, dining  here. Menu includes pizza, pasta,  steaks and seafood. Steaks and  seafood are their specialties. Banquet facilities available. Very special children's menu. Reservations  recommended. Located in Gibsons  Harbour at 281 Cower Point Rd.  886-2268. Open for lunch Mon. -  Fri., 11:30 - 2:30; dinner daily 4 - 9  pm, Fri. & Sat., 'til 10 pm.  NIGHT ON THE TOWN  Jolly Roger ��� Spectacular waterfront  dining in Secret Cove. Lunch and  dinner served seven days a week  from 11:00 a.m. Lunch specials  daily. Dinner menu includes fresh  seafood, chicken, steaks, pasta and  pizza with homemade dough  -.-nlffVos) the premises. A children's  menu is also available. Join us for  Brunch on Sunday from 10:00 am.  ��� 2:00 p.m. Our Dockside deli is  open daily 5:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. for  breakfast and lunch. Fully  licensed. Visa, Mastercard. Mercer  Road, Secret Cove. Reservations  recommended. 885-7184.  The 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.  New China Kitchen - GIBSONS  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 11:30am- 10pm. Friday  & Saturday, 11:00 am - 11:30 pm,  lunch buffet 11:30 am - 2:30 pm,  dinner buffet 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm.  For reservations call 886-3028.  Visa/Mastercard accepted.  Backeddy Pub ��� Enjoy the natural  beauty of Jervis Inlet while tasting  one of our many homeslyle specialties in the pub; or the 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.  Pub open Daily at 11:30 am.  Kitchen hours - Mon & lues 11:30-  7:30, Wed -Fri 11:30-9:00, Sat & Sun  9:00 - 9:00pm.  Sechelt Legion 1140 - One of the besl  bargains on the Coast, every Friday night, are the fabulous barbe-  qued steak dinners served from 6  to 8 pm for only $6.75, Dinner  includes a 6 oz. top sirloin steak  served with your choice of baked  potato (with all the garnishes) or  delicious potato salad. Also included is a green salad with choice of  dressings and garlic bread. Lunch  is served Monday to Friday from  11 am to 2 pm. Daily specials are  featured along with a regular  menu that includes chicken strips,  burgers and sandwiches. Thursday  is Fish & Chips, featuring a full  order of the tastiest fish and chips  with cole slaw for only $4.55. Take  out orders available. Members and  guests welcome. 5591 Wharf Street,  Sechelt. 885-9922  Irvine's 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 7  days a week 11-11 with our kitchen  open from 11-10. Pender Harbour,  883-1145, Mastercard k Visa. Fully  licensed.  FINE DINING  Blue Heron Inn - Located on the  waterfront, enjoy the view of East  Porpoise Bay. Relax and experience the deck which is now open  for lunch and dinner.Observe the  tranquil ducks and geese or dine  by moonlight with a candle at your  table. To savor this superb dining  experience, reservations are  required for dinner. Fully licensed.  Hours, Wednesday- Sunday.  Lunch 11 am- 2pm, Dinner 5 pm.  885-3847.  Chez Philippe at Bonniebrook Lodge.  Open for Sunday Brunch. Chef  Philippe, formerly of the Roof  Restaurant at the Hotel Vancouver  is now at Bonniebrook. We have  fine West Coast cuisine prepared  from fresh B.C. ingredients, an  extensive wine list and expert service, intimate dining in the Heritage Lodge dining room with a  superb view of the Georgia Strait  and the surrounding shoreline.  Watch the sunset from your table.  Take a stroll along tlte beach after  dinner. Follow Gower Point Road  to Ocean Beach Esplanade. Reservations recommended 886-2188.  Visa, Master-card. Full licensed.  Open 5:30 to 9:30 pm, 7 days a  week.  Creek House - 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 Gibsons 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  flambe' desserts are prepared at  your tableside. Our lunch menu  contains sandwiches and burgers.  Lunch hours: Thurs thru Mon  11:30 - 2:30. Dinner hours: Wed  thru Mon 4:30 - 9:30. CLOSED  TUESDAYS. Visa and Mastercard.  Reservations recommended. 886-  3891.  Lord Jim's Resort Hotel - A tranquil  view of Thormanby Islands and  Malaspina Strait set the theme for a  beautiful night out. Friendly, courteous staff, fine international cuisine, special desserts, comfortable  surroundings, and soft music add  up to make yours a night to  remember. We feature daily dinner  specials as well as our popular  "table d'hote". Summer hours  Monday through Sunday 8:00-  2:00, 6:00- 10:00. Visa, Mastercard,  American Express. Reservations  recommend. 885-7038  Pebbles ��� On The Beach ��� Dine in a  friendly atmosphere, watch cruise  ships glide by & sample the (ine  cuisine of this renowned restaurant. Open 7 day a week for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Brunch on  Sunday 8-3. Reservations Recommended. In the heart of Sechelt at  the Driftwood Inn, Trail Avenue.  885-5811.  EAT IN TAKE OUT  Emie * Gwen'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.  * v.ua�� iwn\   August ."4, IWJ  VINYL SIDING  Vinyl & Aluminum Windows ��� Aluminum Railings  i-ttff-yj*.   Vinyl Sundeck Flooring ��� Patio Coverings  M? ALWEST  - HOME  SERVICES  #7 - 5522 Wharf St., Sechelt Jim Bain 885-4572  VISIT OUR SHOWROOM ANrTIME  community  Retirement and Insurance Planning  ��� Retirement  Planning  ��� Life 8 l>i>.ihilit\  Insurance  ��� Employee Benefit  Hans  ��� Lawrence k  Quotas, CM  �� 8869111  ��� Toll ftee  l-aSIHMtti.V.'OSI  MllllLlI llll.I, Ihiik, Ullll  i.iuiiIlui i.nm|i,. Iiu.l. 11,1  by Juial.n Vincent  it's lhal time of year again  when all the parents and stu  denis look forward to a new  school year. You may register  youngsters at the Pender liar  hour elementary school from  Aug. 31 lo Sept. 4 from 9 am lo  I pin  It's a nice idea to try and register early so your child can gel  familiar wiih ihe classrooms,  school, elc. For kindergarten  sludenis please remember lo  bring along a birlh certificate.  The first day of school will be  Sept. 8 from *) lo 11 :..<) am.  For Pender Harbour high  school students you may register  now until Sept. 4 from 8:30 am  to 3:30 pm Monday _____  lo Friday. All students must be  accompanied by at  least one guardian  or parent. Grades 9  lo 12 and new students to the school  may call for an appointment  with a counsellor if needed. The  first day of high school will be  Sepl. 8 from 9 am lo 12 noon.  They come, they go  Dr. Jennifer Law's last day  Last Caren  Range tour on  Saturday,  September 5.  will be Sept. 4. Many people  have appreciated Ihe fact that  finally we have a woman doctor  _____ for numerous reasons.  The communily  is very sorry to see  her go. Dr. Law  will be residing in  Smithers. We wish  ""���"���*"~~" her all the very  best.  Last chance  The Friends of Carcn's last  tour of ihe Caren Range will be  on Saturday, Sept. 5. If you  would like to tour the range and  '"-��'��� N��*'-' ��  f Closed Sundays   |  Din^O o|��-n 9:30 BinKoarV I..  No General Meetings  until September  HOT SNACKS  EVERY NIGHT  31)64 Lower Road ��� 886-9984  J  Twelve students of this summer's the "Let's Be Boatwlse" course sponsored by Canadian Legion  Branch 112. Led to right: Nikl Commodore, Glen Anderson, Aurora Bisson-Montpetlt, Morgan  Hargreaves, Rachelle Bisson-Montpetlt, Cameron Orr, Patrick Anderson, Nicholas, Alexander, and  Natasha ZotofT, Andrew Orr and Chris Pearson. Rita Zotnif photo  goUen lifelines  haven't had a chance, be it the  Sunshine Coast Wildlife Reha  bilitalion Centre in Halfmoon  Bay al 11 am. Bring a lunch and  proper dress and also be pre  pared to be back at the centre  between 3 pm and 5 pm.  Jusl to name a few of the volunteers who have helped donate  time, experience and public  awareness, the Friends of Caren  would like to thank Paul Jones,  John Dafoe, John Field and Jay  llamberger.  You may still look forward to  the regular public meetings the  group has in the future, which  everyone is welcome lo attend.  Power squadron  Registration for Ihe Power  Squadron Boating course for  adulls will be Tuesday, Sepl. 8  at 7 pm at the Pender Harbour  high school. For further information call Dave al 883-2103 or  Rita at 883 24.19. Registration  for the weather course, for members only, will be same lime and  place.  As the tide changes  Vegetarian buffs - along with  a wide range of raw vegetables,  flowers can also be eaten, such  as chives, nasturtiums, honesty  and petals of marigold in a  salad. Add sunflower or pumpkin seeds for a bit of a crunch.  Happy birthday to Ed Paskar  - wishing you the very best of  days; and to Mike Godkin - have  a super time.  Until next week - be good to  yourself.  The Key to Success.  r Gibsons ��� 886-2622   i  Sechelt ��� 885-3930  TAFFY'S  Family Clothing Store  & Lotto Centre  10% OFF FOR ALL SF.NIORS  Madeira Park Centre  Jt\J^kwuTm  JMAHlftlA.  TOTAL SHOPPING  7 DAYS A WEEK  All Chevron Product*  883-2253  HARBOUR  BOATTOPS  .983-2929  Tops, Tarps &f (Awen  UpnkUvy Of liejxiin  MADEIRA  MARINA  PHARMACY  883-2888  RECREATION  Pender Harbour  Golf Course  Visitors Welcome  I /3 MILK north or Garden bat rd.  HWY. tOt 883-9541  Ult*-*ggW  Pender Harbour's ONLY  Full Line Sporting Goods Store  Francis Peninsula Place  Corner of Sunshine Coast Hwy.��  Francis Peninsula Rd 883*2763  CONTRACTING  MOBILE HOMES  NEW AND USED  INSTANT HOUSING  883-9338 OR 580-4321  CALL COLLECT  Panda. Harbour. B.C. 883-2630  LIVE BAIT ��� TACKLE SHOP  CONVENIENCE STORE  DINING  f*k  Mroaanaan . naaang imaawi   aak. mnaau  PUB RESTAURANTT  883 2674 883-  HAIRDRESSERS  ROOFING  lemdale  Tar A Gravel, Shakes, Shingles,  Metal Roots, Torch On, Duroids   683*9303  Miss Sunny's  HaUR BOUTIQUE  883-2715  SERVICES  Peninsula Power  & Cable Ltd.  High and tow voltage power lines  Cert. 7111  Ray Hansen Trucking  & Contracting  Grovol, CfciTtfm  QajptjC I  883-9222  Hugh W. Jones  IAWYER  Pender Harbour  Realty  883-9525  FAX:883-9524  by Joyce Ostry  The PNC Irip on August 26 will leave  from Trail Bay Mall al the Royal Bank at  7:20 am lo sail on Ihe 8:30 am ferry and  return on Ihe 5:30 pm sailing from Horseshoe Bay. The Flea Market and luncheon al  11 am on Salurday, Sept. 12: a dance on  Sepl. 19; dinner and entertainment on Sept.  26 round out Ihe monlh.  Seniors hall  A management and housekeeping leam  has been appointed for ihis first lime group  lo oversee the transition of Branch 69 from  the Seniors Hall on Mermaid Street to the  new Seniors Cenlre on Trail Avenue. The  group members are Belly Calll, Dave  Knighl, Robbi Robson. Mary Bannerman,  Barbara llanke, John Miller and president  Len Herder. After iheir term of office is  egmont news  completed, the replacements will be elected.  Travel scams  The most popular ploy right now involves  travel clubs. The unsuspecting consumer  usually gels a telephone call and is offered a  bargain priced holiday package that might  include return air transportation for one person and lodging for two people for a week to  such places as Hawaii, London or some other  popular and usually far-off destination. All  Ihe consumer has to do is to pay a club membership fee of from $50 lo $400.  The catch is lhal you musl purchase a  high-priced return ticket from the travel club  for the second person and you will probably  end up paying two to three times what it  would cosl if you had bought your own tick-  els in advance through an airline or travel  agency.  Seniors picnic  Royal weather prevailed for the seniors  picnic at east Porpoise Bay campground  Aug. 20. Tables groaned with lots of different dishes the membership brought. The  meeting was held lo greet members and  guests and play 'catch up' with information  concerning the Seniors Centre.  MC Bill Butler directed the bingo and  horseshoe activities. The cool air made us  realize that autumn is just around the comer.  Remember Ihe craft sale lo lake place Saturday, Oct. 24 at the new hall from 10 am lo  2 pm. Tables will renl for $10 each. There  will be a small admission fee with a draw on  a leddy bear. Please phone Pauline al 885-  5572 or Kay at 885-3334 to book a lable.  Crafts are still meeiing at 9:30 am on Thursday morning at Ihe hall.  by Lynn Mees  Egmonl Water Board had a meeiing the other night and the turnout  wasn't that big. The issue discussed was lowering the intake pipe inio  the lake to deeper, cooler waler, aboul 30 feel. Waugh Lake is a  watershed reserve and should be maintained as such as some locals  have argued.  The wake for Joshua and Nique was well celebrated. A great  turnout of friends to remember the two dogs. Lots of tasly foods  which they both loved and good homemade wines to toasl.  Walley has a new stone firepit, which was built by some local  stone masters. They've been busy all week hauling stones and sand to  his place. I'm looking forward to seeing it as there is a real art to laying stone.  Mid-August always brings back many childhood memories - the  wind, the air and savouring the last days before school starts.  We had a display of colours last week on the dock: J.D. was flying  his kite from a fishing pole - he was sky fishing again.  Everybody busy canning? What an abundant yield of all garden  goodies. The dogwood Irees are blooming again.  It's Greek Night at  FINE CONTINENT/��� DINING ON THE  WATEKrKONt IN A CASUAL ATMOSPHERE  Wednesday night  at Illusions is  GREEK NIGHT  featuring Dinner Specials/        Mousaka  Stuffed Vegetables,  Stuffed Grape Leaves,  Lamb Souvlaki Lamb Chops,  Spinich Pie and many more  GREEK SPECIALS  including  Traditional  Greek Desserts  Come and enjoy a night of excitment  with the feeling of GREECE  5663 Teredo Street,  On the Waterfront at Inlet, Sechelt  885-0900  Fully Licensed All major credit cards accepted  Doubling up on  summer tourist figures  by Anne Kershaw  In June over 109,000 passengers and 50,000 vehicles travelled from Horseshoe Bay to  Langdale, more than double the  1991 figures. On a scale of one  to 10, these visitors to the Coast  ate currently giving us a rating  ofeight. Results are drawn from  comments supplied by over  2,000 visiting parties interviewed by Sechelt Chamber of  Commerce ambassadors at the  ferry terminals.  The last month shows a large  shift in accommodation choice.  From staying with friends to  using campgrounds, resorts and  motels. A significant increase in  real estate and business  inquiries is apparent. The chamber has now responded to over  100 requests for information  about slatting a business on the  Sunshine Coast.  The main destination points  during the past month have been  Madeira Park, followed by  Secrel Cove and Sechelt (Porpoise Bay Provincial Park) as  third choice. Heading the list of  main reasons for the trip are  fishing, boating, camping and  swimming. A large draw in  recent weeks was Sea Cavalcade and the Writer's Festival -  someone is reading the ads!  Although the bulk of Sunshine Coast visitors are still  from the Lower Mainland, there  was a marked increase in travellers from Italy, France, Germany and England. The number  of travellers from the US  remained constant.  The Sunshine Coast visitor  survey is sponsored by the Sunshine Coast Community Development team with the assistance  of the Ministries of Tourism and  Social Services. Final results  and reports will not be available  unlil the survey is completed in  December.  TERMINAL  Forest Products Ltd.  LOG  BUYING  STATION  CEDAR-RR-HEMLOCK  886-7033  V  _>   -.,-,��� ��� -*.���. ���-.',_  ... . <*  -- -��� leisure  Coast News, August 24, 1992  The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra Winds Ensemble closed the 10th Annual Festival of Written Arts Sunday evening.    Jiicl Johiistnni' photo  Find your Lamp a  Perfect Mate  Lots of New Arrivals of  in Assorted Styles (ff Colours  We're more than just tires!  ,   Automtfve ft Truck Tires ��� Salts -Strvtaa  886-2700 |  lAutomoiJve Mechanical ��� Exhaust ItoplacMimt  1  Alignments -bat-as ��� Shocks ��� Tuna dps  I                                           a% -.a ___a___a.,______.!  1                    bfjnvrii Mocnwiicw    ������������ i^^.  A writer/poet to reckon with  by Peter Trower  Although it's hard to believe  that the Sechell Writer's Festival has been in business for 10  years, such is indeed Ihe case.  The Writer's Festival was  very much a tentative shoestring  operation in those early days.  There were plenty of skeptics  around who predicted that the  idea would never get off the  ground commercially or otherwise. Even Ihe most starry-eyed  optimist, however, could never  have predicted the roaring success it was destined lo enjoy. It  has grown steadily over the  years and this latest version was  definitely the biggest and best  yet.  Rockwood Lodge was bursting at the seams with people, the  majority of them unfamiliar to  me. There were familiar faces  too, of course, and a couple of  Ihem I was particularly happy to  see.  Patrick Lane and I go back a  long way. I first met him at a  publisher's conference in the  early '70s and we became  immediate friends. Both of us  came from blue-collar working  backgrounds, had put in a lot of  street time and were using these  experiences as material for poetry-  Lane soon moved up to Pender Harbour with his then-wife  and kids and we saw quite a bit  of each other. He wrote the  introduction for my second book  of poems and helped edit the  third. He also produced some of  his best poetry during those  years on the Sunshine Coast.  In the latter '70s, Lane's  marriage broke up and he followed his fortunes to the  Prairies. Here he met the  remarkable poet, Lorna Crozier,  the lady with whom he still  shares his life. Lane's poetry  continued to deepen and mature.  In 1979, his Poems, New and  Selected won the coveied Governor General's Award. The  G.G. awards are by no means  always handed to the most  deserving people, but in Lane's  case, the judges did noi err.  During Ihe '80s Pat and  Lorna spent most of Iheir time  in the east and we feli out of  touch. Recently, however, they  moved io Vancouver Island  where they intend to stay for an  indefinite period. I was delight-  Patrick Lane  ed to hear ihey were back in BC  and even more delighted lo  learn Ihey would bolh be reading al Ihe Festival.  I was able lo talk wiih  Patrick both before and after the  reading. Age and success have  definitely mellowed him. lie  seemed happier, less hyper than  in ihe old days, ll was good lo  see him again.  Lane was introduced by  another old friend, Edith Iglaucr  Daly. He commented wryly lhal  (his was the longest reading he  had ever been asked lo give (a  fact that might be borne in mind  by the Festival organizers). He  then proceeded Io prove lhal he  was more than capable of filling  the protracted lime slot.  For many years now, Pat  I-ane has been writing short stories in addition to poetry. He  confessed that il look him a long  time to master Ihis tricky form  but the two examples he read -  from his new book How Do  You Spell Beautiful? - indicate  that he has mastered it very  well. The stories - like many of  his poems - derive from the  bleak period when, trapped in a  forced marriage, he worked as a  first-aid man in various jerry  buill interior mill towns.  Crafted wilh Ihe same spare  skill as his poetry, Ihe prose  pieces reveal some of the less-  pleasant aspects of small-town  life in the '50s and '60s. They  are relentlessly honest, profoundly disturbing and quite  unforgettable.  After the stories, Lane  switched to poetry and read a  series of meditations from his  1990 collection Winier. The  CoastDance  Theatre School  Royal Academy of Dancing  Ballet Lessons  ���tBSkffi-fati.'���"���'���������'____ '~' ���*���*-*>  Modem & Creative  4  Dance  1  taught by professional  ��rFk  dancers.  sai. .          ..��,         ~v .waww*.  Sechelt, Davis Bay  1  & Roberts Creek  $fMal!f,>'J  to register for Fall  ii      || A*   'ii  phone  _L_i_L. l  886-3831  a-NK&J          '  Artistic Director C  lenise O'Brien  poems - mostly connected with  snow in one way or another -  are written in the third person  and largely philosophical.  After the reading, Lane fielded some questions from the  audience. Local poel, John Pass,  bought up a criticism often  raised about Lane's work - lhat  he never writes anything humorous. Lane pleaded guilty to the  charge and admitted he had only  written one poem in his life lhat  could remotely be considered  funny.  Be thai as il may, Patrick  Lane is one hell of a poel and  now a pretty fine short slory  writer in addition. He deals wilh  the basic truths of life and he  seldom minces words. He has  the power to shock you lo the  core - and often does. But he  remains very much a writer to  reckon with. People in search of  laughs or light entertainment,  however, would be well advised  to look elsewhere.  (A final note: While I was  able to talk wilh Lorna Crozier -  whose work I also greatly  admire - I was unfortunately  compelled to miss her reading  due to another commitment. I  hereby apologize lo this charming and very talented lady. My  friend, Paul Murphy, Iclls me  she gave a marvellous reading  and received a well-earned  standing ovation.)  a*a*a_****Wa1la***a*****a*<ataia^^  ��� ��� mm.mm 111 ___���_ -_ a^== ____��� 111 ���____ ��� _  ] NEW ARRIVALS _  ��� Long & Short Sleeved Shirts __���  The three large  ghost-like figur  are inspired by  images found on a sandstone  cliff called "The Holy Ghost Wall"  These figures may be portrayals of a  living essence embodied in the earth.  AVAILABLE IN  BRILLIANT NEW COLOURS  XTRAS  _trj��  For around The  World Shopping  cowrie St. sechclt  Mon ��� Sat, 10:00-8:30  BUN 11:00-4:00  885-6460  Notice Board  (InituifiR cvcnLs muni be u printed iniinihly  We reserve Ihe right lo cdll suhmissions for brevity  All submissions should refer lo nnn-prolil events or genuine eummunity interest  Items will he listed three weeks prinr tu the event.  FRIDAY, AUGUST 28  Another Inner Ear Coffee House. Music  starts at 8:30pm at 749 Leek Road in  Roberts Creek. Everyone welcome lor  music and munchies. For more information  call 886-9747.  SATURDAY, AUGUST 29  Gibsons Wildlife Rehab Center Yard  Sale. 760 School Rd. 9-5pm. Donations of  goods are welcome (no clothes). 886-2407  or 886-4989. Irene Davy.  SUNDAY, AUGUST 30  Peninsula Centre NDP Club General  Meeting at Greene Court Hall. Selection of  delegates to Ihe provincial convention.  SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12  Sechelt and District Chamber ol  Commerce Dinner featuring guest  speaker Ehlel Biondin, member of  parliament Irom Ihe Northwest Territories,  introduced by MLA Gordon Wilson. The  dinner will be al Sechell Legion #140.  Phone 885-3100 for more inio.  MISCELLANEOUS  Registration of Brownies, Guides end  Pathfinders: Sepl 8. Roberls Creek  Community Use Room. 6:30-7 30; Sept. 9.  Gibsons Uniled Church Hall 6:30-7:30pm;  Sept 14, Halfmoon Bay School 3-4:30pm,  Sepl. 15. Pender Harbour ��� St. Andrew's  Church 7:30pm, Sechell St. Hilda's Church  7-8pm.  Sechelt Karate Club is accepting adult  sludenis for it's fall session, starting  September 21st. Beginners welcome.  Experienced well-qualified inslruction. 1st  week Iree. For more info call 885-9273.  The Arthritis Society. (B.C and Yukon  Division) will be holding a three-day  workshop at the Garibaldi Health Unit in  Sechell on Sept. 25, 26 and 27 from 9:30  a.m. lo 4:30 p.m. The workshop will train  persons to become leaders of Ihe Arthritis  Self-Management Program - a program  which gives those with arthritis new skills  and knowledge allowing Ihem to take a  more active role in their care. Participants  need no previous experience or medical  knowledge. If you would like to attend the  three-day free workshop, call Sheila  Carlson at 886-8124.  Ankylosing Spondylitis Self-Help  Support Group. If you or someone you  love would like to meet others with A.S. (a  form of arthritis), please join us. For  information please call Anne, 531*8307.  Every Saturday during July and August.  Meet at 11:00am at the Sunshine Coast  Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre at the fool  of Trout Lake Rd., Halfmoon Bay. Tour of  the Caren Range. For info phone 883-  2807. #33  '92 Orientation aet to start at UBC.  Heading to UBC this fall? Get to know all  the important things with Ihe help ol  Orientation '92. All first-year students, their  parents, and college transfer students are  invited to attend. For more information call  822-3733.  The Sunshine Coaat Volunteer and  Information Centre only has a few  communily directories left and would like to  get rid of them before starting a new  reprint in 1993. A special price of $3.00  has been pul on the few left. Call 885-5881  for more information or to order.  St. Bartholomew's Anglican Church  Hwy 101 & North Rd, Gibsons. Fun  days One people one plane), side by  side, hand in hand, ages 5 to 12. 9-  12:30, Mon lo Thurs, 9-2 Friday. August  17 to 21. Registration fee $5.00.  Everyone welcome. For info call 886-  3354 or 886-9569. 31  Sechelt Public Library Summer Reading  Program 6 Wednesdays starting July 8 -  Aug. 12th   1:30-2:30 al library. Children  aged 6-12 welcome. More info 885-3260.  31  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum is open  Monday & Tuesday, 1-5pm. Displays are  constantly changing. There is something ol  interest lor all ages. Located al 716 Winn  Road. Visit Ihe Sunshine Coast's regional  museum today.  Bethel Baptist Summer Fun. July 6-  Augusl 26th. Monday to Friday (ages 6 to  11) For more info please call Tracey  Jardine. 885-2454. 34  The Inter-Active Video Business Disc  Program is now available at the Sunshine  Coast Business Development Centre,  #205-5710 Teredo Square, Into 885-1959.  NEW HOURS: Gibsons snd District  Public Library will now be open Tuesdays  and Wednesdays 9:30-2:30;Thursdays  2:30-7:30; and Saturdays 9:30-2:30. For  more information, call 886-2130 38  Lets Play Ping Pong Gibsons Table  Tennis Club starts on Sept. 15th & plays  every Tuesday 7-10pm in the Elphinstone  Secondary School Cafeteria. Beginners  welcome. Call Jim for more info. 886-2775.  MONDAYS  The "Sunshine Choristers" Are comencing  their twentieth season on the  coast.Practices are held on Mondays at  7:00pm in St. Hilda's Church, Sechell,  comencing Aug. 31. If you enjoy singing  please join us. For information call 885-  4405  St. Hilda's & St. Andrew's Youth Group  every Monday night. All young people welcome. Call 885-6036, for more info. 32  Seniors' Branch 69, Carpet Bowling,  Mondays 1:30 pm. Exerclae with Joan  Frembd Mons. & Thursdays -11-12. 32  Overeatera Anonymous 7:30 pm. Holy  Family Church Hall., Sechelt. Phone 885-  2108 or 886-4781 for details. 32  TUESDAYS  First Tuesday of every month, local art  rental a aales at Sunahlne Coaat Art  Centre. Open 2-6pm. Coffee served.  Original works by Sunshine Coast artists  lor sale or rent; any donations of unused  frames gratefully accepted. 885-5412. 34  Gibsons Table Tsnnls Club starts Sept.  15 and plays every Tuesday, 7-10 p.m. in  the Elphinstone Secondary School cafeteria. Join as a member or play as a guest.  Beginners always welcome. Call Jim at  886-2775  THURSDAYS  Birth Control Clinic al Coast Garibaldi  Health Unit, 494 S. Fletcher, Gibsons  Thursday from 7 lo 9 pm. Everyone welcome, no appointment necessary. 885-  7770.  3C's Weight Loss Support Group  meets 12:45-2:30pm, al the United  Church, Glassford Rd., Gibsons. Info:  886-7159.  FRIDAYS  United Church Thrift Shop in basement  of church off Truman Rd., open Fridays, 1  lo 3 pm. 26  Gibsons Pensioners Org Branch #38 Tia  Chi at 2:30 and cards al 7:00 pm for  seniors at Harmony Hall every Friday. Info  886-9619 or 886-9000. 35  FRIDAYS  Shadow Bank Cappuccino Bar has  "entertainment" every Friday evening for  our customers' pleasure!  SATURDAYS  Chapman Creek Hatchery Toura, every  Saturday and Sunday, 10am to 4pm.  Beginning in September, weekly group  tours by appointment only. 4381 Parkway  Rd. (ofl Field Rd.) Wilson Creek. 885-  4136  Youth Drop In Center. Grade 7 and up.  Come and go as you please. 5123 Davis  Bay Road. 7:00 -11:00pm. 26 HUM iNews,  August Z4, 1 992  AUTOMOTIVE  BUILDING CONTRACTORS  _____  aisn  ��r Pantta .nMdHners *  ���Senit'Door  ��� Carpels ��� VaViyf Tope ��� ConvertaMM ���  K. Olsen 885-7072  aa r ae.ci85s��o_tflc vonmo  L  M J J. Vinyl Siding  Soffit*. KA.NU, Miulla-ra    ClillAR SIDING    J  Fred GOCktf  (jtsMW lfe_H|_)  Pboiiv KMS MKiS  IHI Haax IS96  Srrhrll, B.C.  VUN saoj  ��ONC^T|j��il��CHAWBALlTO.  KAL&TIRE  1/ we sell it... tee guarantee it!  am Wharf fort. Sechelt ������M-79S7  ^���*Hj^iiaa*iiHcjraaayiojM^eijeaiai^  industrial    AUTOMOTIVE      Mann..  PARTS & SUPPLIES  A101 SUPPLY ltd  1061 Hwy. 101, Gibsons, B.C. 886-8101  Mini   fii fc-b s.il  B-b Siii-   10-.^  ( SECHELT RADIATORS  BS| tjmililvle CiiotiHg System Swtjftf Centre  Wc'Ri'i'uir'S lirjaliiiV Kails' ileaier (iirrs * (ii.'Tanks>  Al HIS TRICKS  IKACIOKS IMII STRIAL HARISE  New, Used & Kehuill ��� Hiak up ___M��       J   '       Mon-Sat.  4349 SX. Way.  T  ,, Across from Sunshine CM  HHV7*)X(>,  BUILDING CONTRACTORS  T.A.C.  Electrical & Plumbing  Residential ��� Commercial  Wafer Heaters ��� Electric Heal  Coaitiadon. Lie No flow  886*3344  DIRECT  ORYWALL  SYSTEMS  Reeldantlal ��� Commercial  BOARD STEEL STUDS  TAPE QOC  OCC7 ' "*"  SPRAY OOO'OO") r      CUSTOM CFILINO.S  OeraW R. McConntll Ron Hovdin  _    (eel) 250-5073 (eel) 644-5767  Foattac BACKHOE TfiSb  . SEPTIC FIELDS T       ��V _"__��> _H  ��� DHAINAGE DITCHES '      '_*KJa��rf(V  ��� EXCAVATIONS ***r  ��� WATEII LINES Call 411 4X4  ^     .clearing      Steve Jones    886-8269  1  B_____________tnjMi  G & S DRYWALL  FREE ESTIMATES  For All Ymtr Drywall Needs  Please Call: 886-9204      J  ���Residential  ��� Commercial  ���Auto Glass  'Mirror Walls  Peninsula Glass  & Aluminum  706 Hwy. tot, Gibsons 886-8980  ,24hr. Commercial Emergency   866-8414  ROOFING  Specializing in all lypes of  FREE      commercial & residential roofing  ESTIMATES 886-2087 eves du.MNmo  r  A1T ENTERPRISES: Coflstruettefi ���ervloM  Serving rtte Coesl Since I98S  tmS     ��    irfTte       ��� CUSTOM HOMES  T.liM if l(tj"      ���ADDITIONS  J***** j/r-iN        ��� RENOVATIONS  *��� ~sa��*!,?ir       aaa-aaaa  V  t. wono, eon m, antONt, i.e. vet* ivo  Askword Contracting  ���*" QUALITY HOME  BUILDING & IMPROVEMENTS  PLAN DESIGN & DRAFTING  For Estimate Call oar *,..*%  _Ham.idA.hmmi OO0-Q440>  "FREE  ESTIMATES"  Ipeelellslnf tn HI  llipeettn.tlna  m e.veniied  In yellow pt fee  tetfr.mftstnte.eelt  ijtrFnsitttrirrriM ijnXnot  RENOVATIONS WEST  CONTRACTING  Custom Building ��� Remodelling ��� Framing  Foundations ��� Home Repairs * General  Contracting * Small Jobs Welcome  8B5-OB91 a/ter 600 pm  f)  YOU BOARD,  rutin  READY TO PAINT  ALWAYS RELIABLeN  DRYWALL FINISHER   l  BMB DRYWALL  Caff after 5 pm Citrrry 885-5564  CONCRETE SERVICES  D&P Contracting  CONCRETE SPECIALISTS  PLACING ft FINISHING  DENIS TURENNE      OFFICE: MS-S492  PAUL DESAUTELS CEL: JSl -6432  V  A Complete  Asphalt Service  FREE ESTIMATES  TRI-CIITY PAVING LTD.  RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL  V.  PLANT SilTE PORPOISE BAY RD.  TELEPHONE 885-2726 SECHELT B.C.  Swanson's  ReadyMn Ltd  a���L-ttftttltl        .������     .1        a��� AUO_tlt�����-. a���   IV       ,  II5-9W6     | 1115-5333]   |M5-M26]  3 Batch Plants on tna Sunshine Coast  Gibsons Sechelt Pender Harbour  Bom 172, 641 T Burnet Rdk. Sechelt  *!��� IIIU CMRIICTON  .All typos ol concrete work.  Sidewalks, driveways, slabs    smooth, broomed,  exposed aggregate finishing.  I �����.*!* Cieilll.Wsrit tmmm%��iy/^  D Ready Mix Concrete  E aV I S*"d * ��"*"  N f    CONCRETE  *-Q   LTD  CRANE  DENTAL  SECHELTPLANT  885-7180  snviM", rum mhim row]  SEPTIC TANKS GIBSONS PLANT  (Veil LINERS ...      :  curbs, ere  886-8174  Kohn*(rerk.a(.  Addilions  ^   Laurie Lacovetsky ��� 885-2887   J  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS  STILES EI^aECTRIC  Specializing In  ��� Be*Jenll_ ��� Irenovtiaiam ��� New InitataHon ���  top quality work . excellent references  Phone Ml-9264* Cef 230-2967      Reg 17242  MSBOmM.  IM. Clectric  Lerry Antferwn  For Prolessional & Courteous Service  Rj.i-ixrMMfM-aiiM.1.   Htmmtaaxam  lt_t,IA��MllM     lH.fc.mil  McCANN ELECTRIC  Residential, Commercial, Industrial  "Exparlonc* Makes  *SS J?!!ISirnC#"    <_M CAMMO* MAO  JOE McCANN MADURA PARK, B.C.  Reg. 10181 V0M ��H0 Call M3-M02  1   4$&  EXCAVATING  BRIAN NOVMAN EXUVAHNO  Septic Fields'Back Filling  Dralnege��Excavations  Water Lines- Rock WaHs  Landscape ConstrLeUon  ��� Roberta Creek Call: 886-3977.  EXCAVATING  HEATING  Need a hoe? Call a pro!  "Grade-Rite  Excavating Ltd."  Property Development  Roads & Driveways  All Excavations ��� Free Estimates j\  885-7140  J  IKIIMa&��LlTLT*U.<S  Furnaces. Fireplaces. Hot Water Tanks.  QUALIFIED DEALER ��� NATURAL GAS INSTALLATIONS  call NOW |l��-7111  V. Showroom: in Poune Rd. Gibsons j  SECHELT FIRE PLACE LTD. .9  GAS ��� PEI.LKT* WOOD       |__j  Complete Sales & Installations  SHOWROOM Open Tues. Sat.  5631 Wharf Rd..MS-7171  J  'A   1,1 III K HOIK VI SI KM( 1  ��� 1 xt ttwilini*  ��� IU MNIinK        ��� HrHlrMKf  ��� OfitMilHkin  ��� 1 .imKi .i)M'  ��� 11n% InijMi IA SHm 11 uml  - Helalnlnft  (imstriH (Hilt  (li'.irinfi  Wails  24 HOI II  m 886-8538  IK)X 1(21,  ^ senvtu  chi 220-8767  GIBSONS a(a_i  l.inmftl &f lliinrleil  PyUlKYN BAY CONTRACTING LTD.  F.B. W( XIDkOW  Rniilenlial * Gas Installations & Service  Res: (604) 988-6707  or toll free patter: 1-878-4371  Propane A  Natural Pes  Mackenzie Excavating Ltd.  Land Clearing K Devplofjment  Cam Mackenzie  J  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  186-3558 HB  CELLUL���� ������'i  240-6314   j$g  W dig thai aunahlna Comatl  KR ENTERPRISES  ��� 4x4 Backhoe Service ���  ��� Screened Topsoil  ��� Single Axle Hauling  Kerry: 883-2154  STK EXCAVATING  AND ROAD BUILDING  ��� Land Clearing ��� Driveways  ��� Drainage ��� Landscaping  ��� Retaining Walls  ��� Sand A Gravels  ��� Septic Systems ��� etc.  "Quality ��  Punctuality.  886-9020  Trucking     Bob Gumey  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  4&m  (                                                  *\  D & B CRANE RENTAL  Phone: 884-5266  Night: 885-7085  .                                                  J  CENTURY ROCK  ^  HARRY'S CRANE SERVICE  8TC-NUFT ��� HOOK HEIGHT 65'  15TON LIFT - HOOK HEIGHT 80  Thinkot/n$whtii aaa "VA-flll  fourmdam ������OOO'/OZO  I  jyfik  y*     THE  RENOVATIONS WITH ^  A TOUCH OF CLASS  COMMERCIAL ��. RESIDENTIAL  IMPROVER  LTD  885-5029  BOX7  HALfMOON BAY/  G & D Welding  & Fabricating  Fabricating Shop . Mobile Unit  Certified Welders  Steal-Stainless  1101 Venture Way Qlbsons  886-4868 ��� George Leblenc/  HEATING  PROPANE INC.  ��� Auto Propane    '  ��� Appliances  ��� Quality B.B. Q's  885-2360  Hwy 101, across Sf.  Irom Big Mac's, Sechelt  [I  Installation of:  ���TAMKO Fibreglass Rooling  ���INDAL Metal Roofing and  Cladding  ���Wolverine and BP Vinyl Siding  ���West Coast Solarium Systems  FREE ESTIMATES  CALL 883-9551,  or Van. toll free 669-2604  Aller hours call Fraser Murphy 883-9767  ANDERSON  ROOFING  883-1175  SHAKES  If yon wen: -uli/i-i Iis.int| ln:r��;  yon'cl In: t "-.lfluifi    ihou*  yoiitsi:lf - Ami so wnulil  everybody else:  PETER J. SUGARS  Custom Cabinets  Kitchens ��� Bathrooms ��� Millwork  shop 886-8615    *    res. 886-2231  n  CONTOUR  Quality Supply & Installation  Ceramic Tile, Carpet & Blinds  V SHOWROOM 851 HWY. 101- GIBSONS- B.C. ��� PH)FAX: 8e;-3191/  A VII* Store  Furniture Land  Highway 101, Box 2549. Sechell. B.C. VON 3A0  Telephone (604) 885-5756 ��� Fax (604) 885-2756  If you were ;>cluertisinc| lier  you'd In: re;idinc| .iliout  yourself - And so would  everybody else  MERCURY PAINTING  A  ��� 30 Years Experience  ��� Fully Apprenticed  ���Highest Quality Wo*  ���Faux Finishes - Murals  ��� Airless & Spray Equipped  f^RIAN��ROOF1.NG & ATTIC VENTILATION^  rwrioorma specialists ��� leak REPAint  ���LOMANCO- WHrriLVBinO ATTIC VENTS  ��� KEEPS YOUR HOWE COOL IN SUMMEH  �� PREVENTS CONDENSATION IN WaVTER  B B B LICENSED I NSURED ��� FREE ESTIMATES  SERVING THE SUNSHINE COAST  IMS-4WI  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  ' KITCHENS t BATHROOMS ���  Cellular  S44-4907  PRECLSE PAINTING tc PIASTER  ��� Conpkie Oatoa r_M_g  ��� Stucco  ��� AIFhwaafl>*i---il  ���JowMTta-a Wori_-_Wp  fill Inl   ,  LJ^a  .... SPCA.- FOR ADOPTS  5 month old Husky X Male  10 week old Daschund/Bull Terrier Male  1 year old Lab X Male  ' Found in Robert's Creek: Cockapoo Femsde  __2_2? "*T "-*�� ���������� �� **�����" ��� *"�� cdour  ��������IComlnandclm^tpurrtact pat for youraeli.  Adoption Hours ft Viewing: 2 to 4 Mon -Fri, 10 to 12 Sat.  Gibson's Animal Hospital  Coast News, August 24, 1992  13  Scbroeder reflects on Mennonitepast  12:50  8:50  4:45  9:45  132  2B  14.1  11.4  FRI TIME HT FT  12:10  5:40  12:15  6:50  80  139  32  15.2  2:10 13.2  25    9:50 2.3  TU    5:20 14.5  10:40 10.5  SAT TIME HT.FT  12:55 6.7  29    6:40 14.0  SA    1:00 4.4  7:20 15.4  3:30  134  2b  10:40  2.1  WE  5:50  148  11.25  9.3  SUN TIME HT.FT  THUBSTIME HT.FT  1:40  7:40  1:40  7:55  5.5  13.9  5.9  15.4  4:40 13.7  27 11:30 2.4  TH    6:20    15.0  ��'  .���*���*__;...>  REFERENCE: Point Atkinson    '��  Pacific Standard Time """ ���*"-"���"���*'-  anelf**-* Hi etc hi oMaN  Life ...The best part is sharing it.  fli: Columbia  ���1*1 Trantptanl  II     i Socnaly  by Stuart Burnside  A white nylon ribbon with an  accompanying yellow ticket  gained members of the Coast  media admittance to the various  events al the Festival of the  Written Arts the weekend before  lasl to witness such Canadian  literary greats as Andreas  Schroeder.  Schroeder, a prolific writer  and poet who was raised a Mennonite, used his time at the  pavilion podium lo shed humorous light on a form of religious  worship which much of ihe  world looks upon with perplexity. Mennonile, Amish, Pennsylvania Dutch ... just some of the  names of a much misunderstood  and persecuted religion which  decries war and which unlil  recently has defied the fluctuating tide nf progress.  Schroeder said ihe Mennonile reluctance to change with Ihe  times is ingrained and stems  from strict interpretations of the  Bible. Since il is possible to  have more than one interpretation of the "Good Book", there  tends to be disagreements within  Ihe church.  He told of a conundrum suffered by the Mennonile church  in the 1940s when upstarts  began to acknowledge the  potential of machines, especially  tractors, for working the farm  (until then only horse-drawn  equipment was used). Old  school Mennoniles, however,  were adamant machines were  S & G TREE SERVICE  7-Ppfc-  I  Topping ��� Trimming 'Pruning * Brush Chipper  Danger Tree Removal  Bonded and Insured ��� 20 Years Experience  885-3897   O.W1 ��� S.ill Watei Licences JAgLj  Molel & Campsites * VV.iler T.ixi *���*���*' J    "'  M.iiinr koLi.iirs        ' In' and T.nklu 883-2261. J  MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES  SEQUOIA  A Landscaping Ltd.  ��� i'jombltlt Maintenanre  ��� Garden Rnrration  ���Retaining Wall.'Pruning  Rick885-7248     Pat8850930 _  MARINE SERVICES  GAMBIER ISLAND WATER TAXI  & Light Barge Service  S-W^SERVING HOWE SOUND%��^  res: 886*8321 cei: 230-2989  UTHERLAND  .SALES at '-FRVICE LTD......���  BOX 342 Madeira Park, B.C. VON 2H0 8*3-1119 24Hri.  must  IIIMMUBI  YANMAR  soattmum  Magnftcbargc Batteries  STIHL  Chainsaws & Trimmers  '731 North Rd., Glbeone 886-2912  Bu  mccaneer  Marina a Resort Ltd  Located in Secret Cove 885-7888  MARINE SPECIALISTS 21 years  PARTS - SALES - SERVICE -REPAIRS  K & C Thtrmoglass la,  Cobra Boats now  In-Stock  "H.MUsl1  V__^j_3?  Chrla Napper 886-3468  R.R J4, S6, C78,  Gibsons. B.C. VON 1V0  5  GIBSONS: 886-0225   SECHELT: 885-6422  % hut U %*i, 6a Sue %mm*t  contrary to God's wishes. The  result? Whole new branches of  the church erupted which  allowed the use of machines,  ' while those that disagreed continued on without.  Disagreements within the  church don't rely solely on the  mechanization of urban life,  however. Schroeder says there  are branches of the church lo  cover almost every action or  deed people can do, depending  on biblical interpretation.  "There are branches of the Mennonite church that believe buttons (on clothing) represent spir  itual sloth." he said.  While Schroeder no longer  attends the Mennonite church  and apparently no longer proscribes to the faith, his love and  respect for Mennonite people,  their accomplishments and their  fortitude, is evident in everything he says on the subject.  He read lo his Festival audience from his latest collection of  short stories called The Eleventh  Commandment: Mennonite  tales captured from the oral tradition and translated from Low  German, the preferred tongue of  Western Canadian Mennoniles.  The stories reflect a pleasant,  simple people wilh a strong  sense of family and community.  And such is the impression one  gets about Schroeder himself.  He recalls warmly his experience as a boy growing up in a  Mennonite community. The  church couldn't sustain his  inquisitive mind, however, and  he developed, despite his family's efforts to shield him, a love  of literature. Eventually this  love led Schroeder oul the  church door and down a path  which meandered briefly  through Rockwood last week.  Chewing over a Worm Sandwich  by Darah Hansen  There are children who don't  like chocolate, go lo bed when  they're told and manage to stay  clean and neat all day, but not  the kids who like worm sandwiches.  Worm Sandwich is a book of  children's poems published by  Sono Nis in Victoria. The  whimsical poetry was written  by Linda Rogers, who vividly  connects with the fun and fanciful lives of kids.  There are kids who chew  gum to keep the monsters away,  hero kids who save dogs from  burning buildings and lonely  kids who eat chocolate and have  mice living in their hair.  Accompanying the poetry  perfectly are the illustrations by  Sunshine Coast artist Diana  Durrand. The full-page black  and white pen and wash drawings are so much fun Ihey bring  the storybook kids to life. They  have freckles, bright eyes,  messy hair and big smiles.  Durrand, who usually works  with watercolours, acrylics,  graphite and liquid plastic, said  lhat working in black and white  Melody Rigg is the worst sort of pig - a poem & drawing in Worm  Sandwich.  was a particular challenge. It  was difficult too to focus the  many images the colourful poetry produced.  "My work is fairly whimsical  but I've never pushed it that  far," Durrand said.  Worm Sandwich is Dur-  I liana Durrand artwork  rand's first children's work. Her  second collection of children's  illustrations can be found in the  full-colour Peanut Butter Waltz.  The original Worm Sandwich collection can be viewed  at Wilson Creek Gallery until  Sept. 7.  CLIP & SAVE  IO bcfgrrigs   Schedule  VANCOUVER    SfcCI  HORSESHOE BAY ��� LANGDALE  JERVIS INLET  EARLS COVE - SALTERY BAY  Leave Langdale  6:20 am      4:30 pm  8:30 6:30  10:30 8:20 M  12:25 pmM   10:10'  ��,��#. M-dtnoM  *>*> MlwrkkBlif  Leave Hormhoe Bay  7:30 am     5:30 pmM  Leave Earls Cove  9:30 M  11:30  1:15 pm  3:30  7:25 M  9:15  11:00"  6:40 am  8:20  10:30  12:25 pmM  2:30  4:30 pm  6:30  8:30  10:20 M  M���dtnotM  Maverick Rut  Leave Saltery Bay  5:45 am    3:30 pm  7:35  9:30 M  11:30  1:30 pm  5:30 M  7:30  9:20  GLASSFORD PRESS DESIGN STUDIOS  Contemporary graphic design for all your communication needs.  ��� 886-8755 ���  CUPS. SAVE  GIBSONS MOBILE SAW SERVICE)  Custom Cutting ��� Planing  Bevel Siding - Posts & f  & Beams       AsLXJ  GIBSONS BUS SCHEDULE  route2__=���������r"^r*\  ROUTE 1 via Nonh Rd., Seacot.  Fletcher, Gower PI., Franklin, Marine Dr.  Depart '5:45 am 1:45 pm Depart  Mall       "'"        J  7:45  9:45  11:45  3:45  5:45  7:45  8:14 am 4:11  Langdale 10:11 6:11  Ferry 12:11 pm 8:08  Terminal   2:08  'No 5:45 am run Sat., Sun. or Holidays  NOTE: Shoppers Loop leaves Mall 10:45 am,  12:45 ft 2:45 pm, Mon.-Sat.  Inlormation, comments or suggestions - 886-9318  '12:25 p.m. routes via Bonniebrook, Gower Pt  NOTE: No 5:30 a.m., 7:30 a.m. or 6:20 p.m.  service Sat, Sun or Holidays  a-W  ���B  Insurance  Quttpfcv.  ���Notary  SmCrtwt AgeKctiA  A member  ol  INSURANCE  886-2000  TRAVEL  886-9255  Travel  Professional*  Red Carpal Service from Friendly Professionals in Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons 14  Coast News, August 24, 1 *)-).'  Coast News (Monday Edition) Classified Deadline:  Noon Fridays - Gibsons & Sechelt Offices  SAVE THOUSANDS  For sale by builder, brand new  strata unit, one-nalt ol two-lamily  horre. 3 bdrm.. 2 Dams, garage t  carport, huge sundeck. well  designed and bull. Available now  tor $124,000 Phone 886-8859  eves. ��36W  Lot 19, Marble Road. Wilson  Creek. 65x118. $47,500 Call  after 4:00pm 886-3452     ��36cn  Roberts Creek Reducad!  1/2 Acre  Private torest. ocean side C hwy,  2 bdrrrstudio.5 appl included No  agents. $179,000 885-7981 S36w  Build your drtem home1  On acreage m Roberts Creek  Existing nouse. oarn 4 worksnop  $229,000 For into call Hiide 1298-  5215. Sutton Group Excel i36��  Build your dream home1  Lol 74,Cooper Ro Martmoon Bay  63 x 245. treed ��� wonderful neighborhood Only $49 000 Mary  Sutherland 736-3441 Canada  Trust Pearly. ��� J6w  Attention developers or enne-  peneurs Million dollar ocean vie*,  one acre, revenue property zoned  C2. tourist/commercial with  approx. 9.000 sg. tt buildings  located 3 hours Irom Vancouver in  beautilul Pender Harbour  $450,000. By owner 604-883-  9676. ��36cn  Roberts Creek - charming restored  1940 2 bdrm home on 2 acres.  1450 sq. ft. Original wood floors t  trim. English/Japanese gaiden,  year round creek. Privacy, partial  ocean view. $229,000. No agents  886-7413. ��36cn  ���af4S_taW(M  naiionm ai.i lti.it uiaitt  Rl'.ll bt.lli'. Ri'tmilk III.  Kt'lu.iuiiil I .un hiik  ai yiiur service.  J. R. (Jim) Munro,  mi&mjMxn j  GREAT VIEW LOT  Central Gibsons, quaet cul-de-sac.  underground services, sewer,  backs on greenoeft, ready to build.  $70,000 886-8859 eves    M6W  1    Homes &  Property  Roberts Creek Reduced 1/2 acre  private torest. ocean side ot high,  wqay. 2 txinn. and sturJo. 5 appl.  included, no agents $179,000.  Owner 885-7981. t36cn  .itotN  msL.  Davis Bay. Outstanding view lol  on BLuegiouse Road, backs onto  nee (arm Septic approved.  $79,000 885-2188 ��35cn  ANOERSON REAITY  ��� Recruiion ��� Retiriittint  a      . Relocation  wnmrn  CATALOOUt  "ir-fl*" Cowne St   8us i j t g  Secnei'  B L  VON 3A0  8*5-3211 FA) M5 21M  ad'   IN >-e* 684-1016  Excellent view lot Bottom ot Hill-  crest Rd 886-275! No agents.  ���35*  Choice view lot wilh excel building  site cleared and driveway. West  Porpcase Bay $68 000 885-2105  ���35*  Wanted ��� 1-3 older home on  acreage in Redrootls to Hallmoon  Bay area 1-947-2630       ��35cn  By owner, YMCA Rd., langdale.  roomy 2bdrm with linished basemenl. Large lot and quality area.  $129,000 866-9290.       ss  BRENNAN ��� Flint Casey, bom St  Mary's Hospital June 9. '977,  passed away suddenly on Augusl  12 1992 al the age ot 15 He  leaves to mourn his loving t.iniiiy.  mother Susan, father Casey sister  Margo. grandparents Hairy and  Jane Hdlmberg, Aunt Bonnie  (Rdn) Douglas and nieces Ann  and Carrie Ken Witchei. M,it> C  I asiwixxl.Bonn* Patty. Mictuei L  Calley USMC and many om, people who were tortunat enough to  be within his aura His high spirits  will be sadly missed by his many  Iriends and other relatives in  Canada and the US There aie no  words lo describe the void tie will  leave. A beloved child most special son and brother A funeral ser-  vice was held Aug 17. 1992 al  Mount Seymour United Chjrch,  large lot in Selma Park 3 bdrm. 2   North Vancouver. 13401  bath. 2 f/p. $ m-law suite.  $145,000 885-5489 evenings.2 1/2  acre serviced lot tor sale, near  Secret Cove 224-6180.       36w  BROOKS & MILLER  FLOOR COVERINGS LTD  Benjamin Moore Paints  Enviionmeni  Fuenitl, Paints  in All  Colou'J or  Ihe Mdinbov.      /,  Including l.ieen  Bill Wood  SECHELT  Wanled Small 2 bdrm older home.  juet location No mobiles Cash,  principals only Message 462-  9884 ��35w  Three bdrm home, 2 acres, guest  cottage. Roberts Creek. $169,000  No agenls please 886-0103  ���34W  lasqueti island 20 acre organic,  homestead, gardens, orchard.  1400 sq tt home $135,000  Phone 474-5935 ss  WANTED * - 3 bedroom house  large lot. quiet road. Roberts  Creek Phone 886-8755. lv mess  lor Bnan TFNs,  A Bus 885-2923 I  Res 885-50584  For Better Health and Well-being  Therapeutic body work combining  Esalen & Swedish movements.  Reiki and craniosacral balancing  Usha 886-2750 ��35w  12  Pets &  Livestock  Black standard bred, 16.1 hit. 10  yrs old. good trail horse $1000.  885-5444. >34cn  SPCA SPAYING PROGRAM  Contact Then & Now Furniture,  699 Highway 101, Gibsons. 866-  47i6orManee Fashions.  NC  Help reduce the pet over-population problem ��� spay or neuter your  pet. NC  Purebred Angora bunnies: ass't  colours: excellenl slock, papers  extra 886-0909 leslie.��36W  Arctic WcaT-Malemulf! pups, white,  parents can be seen. S400-S500  685-9675.  Viking, frost-lree fridge, avacado  Maytag dryer small, white S5C  SECHELT KARATE CLUB is  accepting adult students loi it's tali  session, starting September 21st  Beginners welcome Expenenced,  well-qualified instruction, with  emphasis on salety, luness. and  excellence ol technique 1st week  Free! For more inlormation call  885-9273, ��36cn  dishwasher. Gold Royal, mirror  Clothes rack, shell unit and more  886-3780. '36cn  1 mens. 6 spd Raleigh, almost  nw. cheap. 886-3793. t34w  RIFLES  Custom stock refimshing Cfecke'  ing. bluing, bedding, tewele ring  24k gold plating. Stock making by  appointment. Custom hand gun  gnps 8858251 ��35cn  Firewood, fir $105. hemlock $95,  alder $85. Awesome cord 886-  937Z         ��**  Water skis and stroller. 885-3310  ���35cn   Queen sire bed frame eO'kBO',   ���mytni' diving wet suit tor boys  dense foam matlress rests on  fririm ggg 11.14 BTack/olue. like  ���--���" '  "   rew$160,886-9096.  green $200 8B5-5444.��34cn  30' while Kelvinator. window door,  $125.8853714.        I36W  Re-conditioned mapr appliances.  Call Baorn. B85-7B97   ��36cn  Moffat built in dishwasher $1590.  Danby 30' range, white. $250.  886-4533. 434w  Glass bathtub doors. $75: water filter. $385. white washer, green  dryer, $150 each/$225. both. 883-  2750.  ��34W  COASTLINES MOBILE MUSIC  Music tor all occasions. Phone  884-5430 MTW  m  Girl Guides  ofCunudu  Piano Tuning  repairs, appraisals  Ken Dalgleish  886-2843  ���#  slats: 2 matching bedside tables. 3  drawers ea.. $300 total. 885-9634.  ���35cn  Large chesterfield hideabed $400:  3 pee. oak bedroom $600: lge. collee table $75: love saat $200.885-  7759. >*34cn  CLASSIFICATIONS  HofM ��� Property  ���Irthe  Obltuariaa  lit MfjaTnOCWnt  Thank Vou  WafdaOmfft <���  10. Leal  11. Found  11. Pete * Uvaatock  II.  Mualc  14. Travel  II. Warned  II. Free  17. Sanaa lalaa  II. tailer A Trade  II. Aaaaaricai  SO. FurnNlara  21. Far lei*  It, Heavy Equlpavarat  ��.  Auloa  M. TreeAs  tr.  M.  M. Wanted to Rent  SO. Bad and Broaktaat  11. For Rom  12. Commarclal tor Rant  IS. EMartaanmant  ��� - all.a-   ��" -       -  ������*��� nv*p *fawin_o  II. Bunnell and Homo  Sarvkaa  M. Wonk Wanted  17. Child Can  M. Buslnaaa Opportunity.  M. Lethal  IO. Too Lata to ClaaaKy  D��OP  OFF  YO-IP  35KIS5-.  At any of our convenient  Friendly  People Places  In Pender Harbour  MARINA PHARMACY HS3-2H88  AC BUILDING SUPPLIES 88.1-9551  In Halfmoon Bay  BAJ STORE 8859435  In Davis Bay  PENINSULA MARKET 88597'I  In Roberts Creek  ROBERTS CREEK GENERAL STORE 885-14(8)  DEADLINE IS 3:00 PM THURSDAY  In Sechelt  THE COAST NEWS  5521 Cnwtic Street 885-3930  In Gibsons  THE COAST NEWS  (behind Docksidc Pharmacy) 886-2622  DEADLINE IS NOON FRIDAY  There's always service with a smile when you  place your classifieds at 8&J Store, our  Friendly People Place in Halfmoon Bay.  THINKING  OF SELLING  HI  =.��� 4.  'I donl foot al it as buying or selling  houses I look At <l as helping people  achieve whal they want oui ol hie'  NO QUI5TION UOUT IT"*  CALL  KEN SHEARSMITH  885-6277  Qntu.%  21  SIEMENS REXUt ��1C.  SttOtEMOOST. SECHELI  885-5290  McBRIDE- Passed away Aug. 15.  1992. Robert Adam McBride, lale  ol Gibsons, age 68 years. Survived by his loving wile Joan; 2  brothers, Richard T. (Mac)  McBride of Wilson Cieek and  Ronald E. McBride, ol Kelowna;  nieces and nephews. Service will  be held on Mon Aug. 24 at 1:00  pm in the chapel ol Devlin Funeral  Home. Gibsons, Archdeacon  James Whittles officiating. Cremation. Flowers gratefully declined.  'Bless your little heart, honey' -  Joan. #34cn  PANTHER DIVISION  Fall registration dates toi Brownies. Guides, ^milliliters and  Senior Branches Sept 8. Roberts  Cfeek/ Communily Use Room  6:30-7:30pm, Sepl 8. Gibsons  Uniled Church Hall - 6:30-7:30pm,  Sept. 9 Roberts Creek Community  Use Room 6:30-7:30pm. Sepl. 14,  Hallmoon Bay School ��� 3-4:30pm,  Sept. 15 Sechelt, SI. Hilda's  Church 7-8pm. Sepl. 15 Pender  Harbour/ St. Andrews Church ���  7:30pm. For further information  call 886-2038. 36cn  BARK  MULCH  by container  load  .886-7033  Hepburn Brothers, London beautilul inlaid rosewood antique upright  piano circa 1900. $1100. 885-  7475. ��36cn  PROFESSIONAL MUSIC  TEACHER  Accepting students of all ages.  Voice Classical, operatic, musical theatre and popular. Piano and  keyboard. 885-5552 ��36cn  PIANO TUNING  For service and repair call Sunshine Piano. 885-3168.     ��36cn  Yamaha PSR 36 keyboard with  midi interface and percussion system. Call Laura, 885-1975 for info.  ��36cn  Piano tuning anci service. Also  piano tor sale. 883-2329.   I36cn  Ptrsonal Counselling  Specializing in eating disorders,  depression, Mary Pinniger MA  R.C.C. 885-0687. #35w  View lol, water, hydro, $46,000  DO YOU LIKE SAIUNG? Woman  1irf I Central; Gib-  with nice sloop would like companion Some experience prelerred.  886-9739. #34cn  sons. 986-9049.  1/2 acre lot Lohn Rd. Redrooffs.  controlled subdivision. $49,500.1-  226-9680. ss  Central Gibsons, Marina 8 Mntn.  view, charming 2 bedroom house  with spacious deck. Newly redone  Private Comelllng  For individuals, couples and families. For appl. contact Mary Lang.  MSW/RSW. at 886-8916.   ��34w  Watkins linesl quality products.  886-7041. ��35w  Enroll now lor Oct. Rainbow  Preschool, Roberts Creek. Joyce.  886-8096. ��35cn  Mary Kay products. Full line ol  skin, hair and nail care, and  colognes. Call Ellory al 886-7803  #35cn  We buy beer bottles and beer  cans, paying 80 c/doz. 886-8039.  TFN  ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS  885-7883,24 hour line. TFN  Are you a woman in an unhappy Does someone in your lamily have  ground floor, suite also w/manna relationship, d.o you need to talk? a drinking problem'' Call Al-Anon  view, $135,000.351-0540. ��36W     - -      -  Porpoise Bay. beautilul bay view,  50' from beach, 2 years old, spacious bright 3 bdrm. house, corner  lot, $139.900.351-0540.    M6W  BUY THIS  HUGE VIEW LOT  100 tt. x 100 ft.  Together with the adiacent, 1140  sq. ft. 2 bdrm. view home, updaled  kit. 1 bthrm. at 496 Elphinstone,  Granthams Ldg. these side by side  properties are packaged priced at  $275,000. For complete details  please call Mr. Lorin Campbell at  Campbell-Sage Realty 926-5500  24hrs.(M.LS.) ��6W  Wanted - 1 to 3acres or older  Call the Sunshine Coast Transition  House lor confidential 24 hr. service. 685-2944. TFN  Individual. Couples t Family  Counselling. Sliding Scale available. Jan Michael Sherman. 885-  5166. TFN  7   Announcements  886-9903, 885-7484, 886-9059.  Al-Ateen 886-2565.       NC  LOG ENDS  by container    ,  load  886-7033  Free acreage in Roberls Creek  preferably wilh drilled well. 886-  8218. ��36cn  Used exterior french style door.  32x80. Also frozen blackberries.  886-7424. ��36cn  Fridge, approx 64' high x 30' wide.  Curtains lo covet 84'x80'. 885-  4503. ��35cn  Combination wood and electric  kilchen range. Good cond. 685-  3974 or 1-599-4509.  #34wi  Green 01 pink depression glass.  886-2751. ��35w  Commuter desires ride week days  to downtown Vancouver Irom  Roberts Creek, first terry 885-  3310. ��35cn  Wood lot. Trade wood for labour.  Dangerous trees, etc. 886-9372.  ��34w  Top $ paid for military items.  Rifles, bayonets, badges, medals.  886-7591. #37cn  Road racing quality bike frame,  size 61cm or 24'. Days 886-8755  Evenings 886-9667 Ask for Roger.  TFNs  3 wild life prints by Robert Bate-  man, wolf pack print by Coieach.  'A boy and his dreams' (Wayne  Gretsky) by numbars, all prints  framed. 885-0876 or 885-4660.  ��36cn  Oil furnace. 123.000 btu. besl  offer. 16 assorted aluminum glass  windows. 8 interior doors and bi-  folds. Bob. 885-4804. >36cn  TOPSOIL  Rich .screened top soil lor sale.  886-9764. ��38w  Moving - Sofa bed, chesterfield K  chair, satelight dish, dinette, beds,  appis. toys and more 886-2225.  ��36cn  150 ft 10' lengths picket fence,  post are pressure treated. 886-  8986 or 886-7583.      ��36w  Westmount truck canopy for 3/4  ton pickup $300 OBO. 886-9443.  ���36cn  To be moved - Old house 24'x36'  suitable small bunkhouse, workshop. 884-5375.       M5cn  Nintendo system with 16 games.  Xtra joysticks. 4 score. $225.886-  3364. I36cn  1990 Pace Saver plus, invalid  electric scooter..Exc,condition,  days 686-7919, nights 886-8595  ask lor Norman.        I36w  Wood/oil burner, 125,000 btu/hr.  Wood thermostatically controlled,  I35cn  Running board kit. box lie kit lor 92  Ranger truck, never used $100  885-7441. ��5cn  Kenmore 840 Powermate vacuum/accessories- 3 1/2 yrs. old.  tac. cond.. $150.885-7080.��34W  Winchester Ranger, 7 mm Remington Magnum, bolt action with 0'  without scope, $400 886-3716  ���34W  Two F.P. baby gates; bear Iridge.  2 men's racing bikes; 1 woman's  mln bike; electnc weedeater, $30;  350 cw in. motor, $300; 2 prs  skis/boots. 885-0876 or 885-4660.  ��36W  Super single waterbed. good  cond.. great for teen, $50. 886-  9158 eves. ��36W  Ladies 12 pee. Spalding gdt clubs  with bag, steel shafts, like new.  $365.885-2762.       M4cn  Super-single waterbed. $70; BMX  bike, 20* wh., $50.886-3540.  MtW  Airco Gas furnace Good cond.  $315 885-6276 ss  SALE  8' cedar 4x4's, $6 each. 885-5031.  ss  Sanyo portable cellular phone  compact, light weight, ergonomic  design grip belt, $850 OBO. 886-  7097. ss  SATELLITE SALES  Grean Onion Earth Station  884-5240  TFN  15-20 channel sleel beams, 1/2'  thick, 8' wide; 4 creosote poles $  337F Cat motor with new turbo.  886-3360. ��35cn  Westmount truck canopy. As new  separate heal exhangers, from $300. OBO. 886-9443.13501  Powell River Catholic Church Rec  tory. 10 yrs old, very good condition. $1100 OBO. Also two large  Building Supplies: 1 -2'4* pocket  door frame $35,1-4x4' casement  burried oil tanks. Ph 485-7376 while aluminum window double  after 5:00pm.  ��36w  pane $100, door jams primed 5-  2'6\ 1-W $20. ea. All new, never  arborite 8 leather used. 8896-7372.      ��35cn  5 II bar  padding. Builders transit level,  Makita 10': skillsaw. 886-9690.  ���37cn  Dune buggy ��� ready to go. Was in  Sea Cavalcade parade. $2000  OBO. 886-4666 or 886-4566.  ���36w  BSD lawn mower. Like new. $75.  885-5459. ��36cn  120' trailer fully contained (Road-  runner) $2000. 885-4029.34W  Need Cash?  Fundraising and consignment auctions. Specialist. 8B5-761B.t34w4'  PVC solid or perforated pipe, $10:  ABS 4: $20; 3: $15; 2: $10; 11/2',  $8, all 10' lengths, will deliver. 886-  9033. TFN  Heavy Duty Shelving. 885-3930,9-  harbwrcraft w/71/2 Jc+inson, 1991  270-Remington model 700 like CEDAR SHAKES 1 LUMBER, any  new, 14 1/2 p. KiC thermo-glass ��j2e yvflll custom cut. 885-5669  w/40hp Johnson and trailer. 12'  or 885-5801. TFN  5pm. Reasonable price. TFN  home on acreage in Redrooffs to  Notict ot Annual Meeting, Sun-  Halfmoon Bay area. 1-947-2630.  ���37CN  Wanted to buy - 2.5 to 5 acres.  Creek, southern exposure, private  sale. Also interested in group  investment for agricultural and  health cenlre project. $50,000  max. 886-0123 ��35cn  shlnt Coaat Fnnch Education  Society. To members of  S.C.F.E.S. take notice that the  annual general meeting of the  members ol S.C.F.E.S. will ba'held  at Camp Douglas, Margaret Rd,  Roberts Creek, BC. Tuesday Sept.  15,1992 at 7:30pm. Dated at the  Adult children ol Alcoholics or dis-  functional families please call 886-  3849 or 885-4622 for help.NC  All Adull sports teams looking for  sponsorships. Phone 886-8857.  ���34cn  8.   Recreation  Sunbird, red, convertible, pAv, p*, USED RAILWAY TIES lor retain-  15,000 km. 1990 Dodge Dakota, 4 ind walls.; Unscreened topsoil  cyl, It. 35, 000 kms. Exc. gas $110load. 8B6-6204.  mileage. 886-9759 eves.��36cn         ss  Leam lo scuba dive. Professional  City ol Sechelt in the province of   ins1ructors. Full Padi Certification.  3 bdrm. home, sunroom, family  British Columbia this 7th day of   seasport Scuba. 8B5-9830TFN  room, decks out back. Nice lot.  August, 1992. By orde' ot Ihe  board of directors.     ��36cn  well maintained.  $155,000 885-3537  Bay area.  ��35W  New quality built home, YMCA  Rd.. Langdale. 3 bdrm.up ensuite.  soaker tub, angle shower, corner  sink Mam bathroom combination  bath/shower unit. 2 bdrm. downstairs with bathroom tub/shower.  Large utility room, rumpus room, 2  car garage. 885-4616. 885-2735  eves. ss  Register Now  Mixed Invitational  Golt Tournament  Saturday. Auq. 29  REGISTER EARLY!  48'��330' of pnme low bank waterlront in Gibsons Harbour near  Gibsons Marina. House needs  repair but could be fixed up for  recreational or rental use. Proper- ~  ly zoned Touhst Commercial (C- c��me and lake a stroll through  2). Double garage plus storage D,n"**' "atae mer 35�� varieties  shed. $169,500. Phone Jennifer in Woom. Taking rjrders lor Spring.  1-689-7070. ss T��Pol Selma Park Rd, Don t       Monty Shirm. 885-9820.i36cn  4 bdrm, 2000 sq. ft. unique home   on a private 1/3 acre lot. Post 1   Gerf's Electrolux - serving the Sunbeam oak floors throughout, 5 min   shine Coast 'd- 14 years. Buy local ������  walk Irom beach I downtown  lor local sr. ,ice all PNE prices     ���"r  available ript here at home. 686-  4776.1507 fleed Road. Gibsons.  13601  Husky/cross Shepherd, male, 7 yrs  old, Husky lace. Shephered.  Answers to Max. 886-7227.��34cn  Any into on anyone seen taking a  5 gallon gas can from boal at the  govt dock, would be appreciated1  Reward1885-5523.    ��34cn  2 cocker spaniels, 1 black. 1 gold.  Both are wearing name tags and  licences. Year 1/2 old. 886-8062.  attaint  Free Home Delivery  of Farm Fresh Milk  and Dairy Products  ANYWHERE on the  Sunshine Coast.  tkte  *>*J*09  IL bottle  $1.19  m  Call John*  ���THE  UDDER  GUV  885*5577  1  i.  I  r  Organic eating apples. Scab-tree,  varieties.   .SOelb.   886-4520  evenings. ��35w  Used Canadiana 122 electronic  Anything Give us a make S model  # if required, how much you want  to spend. Well try our best. 886-  9033. TFN  7591.  organ, bench t books. Excellent  Parker Hale 2100 Mainland 30.06  starter organ, excellent condition,  cal with l^opok) scope, $600.886-  $350.686-3349. after 5:30pm.  I35W  Running shoes, nicke k-wis,  almost new. Barbie Dolls, Fire  Screen, 21'square, Gold carpet,  Parker -a Hole 30.06,3x9 Bushnell  scope. Marlin 444s Winchester,  Queen size waterbed, Bentwood  rocker. 885-5467. ss  Cheslerlield��Matching Chair.  ���.      m Qr  n.,..,,  ni,,,A,  T..nau,,iln,  flM.  Dishwasher and fndge ��� non-working. 885-6849. ��34cn  Set of keys. 886-3504. ��34cn  Roberts Creek. $175,000. By  owner 886-9390. ss  Dwarf bunnies for sale. 5 weeks  old. Rotweiler lab cross to give  away. 886-3333.      ��35cn  Aug 9th, camera at  entrance to Porpoise Bay Provincial Park. 885-9376   ��34cn  North Road. 9-3pm. Sat t Sun.  Comics, cards, hardware, plumbing and misc. *34w  Exercycle, typewriter, books, toys  and more! 1120 Malaview (off  Pratt), 10-1, Aug. 29.       #34W  Appliances, lurniture, carpeting,  misc. items. 1501 Gower Point Rd.  Sunday, Aug. 30.9:00am.  ��34w  Portable Oliver Typewriter  2077. ��35W  GT Taychyon "The best crossover  bike available' bought for $950 will  sell for $500. Deure LX, XT. 885-  7373. ��35w  '91 Brodie Climbmax mani too  cedar shakes. 485-4453.  I34W  Super-8 or regular-8 movie camera and projector, also screen tn-  pod and light, $125.886-9420.  TFN   Lowrey Pagent organ, $350; Pana-  forks, sun tour XC-Pra w/grease ^ ^^^ ^ ^^ p  guard, handbuilt wheels. Your  choice ol new paint and spent  $2700. $1650 OBO. 685-7373.  I35w   1986 Yamaha, 350 Warrior ATV  $2500 OBO. 885-8809. ��35w  We can Mil It lor Youi Consignment Sale lurniture appliances and  I34W  Sat., Aug. 29, 10-2pm, weather sporting goods. Call us and find  a out more. 886-0225.   ��36w  For Sale by owner - Veterans Rd.,  1240 sq. ft. 3 or 4 bdrm rancher,  large fenced yard, close to Gibsons. Asking $129,900. 886-2785  or message 886-7012.    es  Qty. of money found near Pratt Rd.  885-0909 Leslie.      ��34cn  permitting, 3 lamily garage sale,  6220 Gale Ave. South, Sechelt.  ��34cn    Mufti-family garage sale. Sat., Aug.  29, 10-2, 5643 Creekside Place,  Sechelt. ��34W  Blki Norco Micro Mountaineer tor  age 6-10, $80. Aipu 885-9272.  D34W  GOOD HAY  fc.tXfcB.lt Dalivarad  Vegetables  Call Batmen 12-tpm  8854357  TFN  Toshiba T1000 Portable rxmputer ^ fattng machjne ��� ^ 3  with expanded memory board. ^ ^ 6 bits up to 10'. Excel-  $500. Complete dark room equipment. $350.886-3819. ��35w  Industrial First Aid Summer School  Sept 14-28 Special rates for union  members and volunteers (P.E.P.  V.F.D.) $275. Reg. tuition WOO,  weekend classes avail. 883-9899.  Gibeons M.C. accepted.��36cn  1?. Pets &  Livestock  Sharpei pups and dogs. 886-8571.  #35cn  19  Appliances  Grow Great garlic. Get ready tor  fall planting of large organic garlic.  One pack 20 cloves. ($5.00) incl  postage (.planting Instructions.  Will buy used or non-working Send to Organic Creek Farm,  major appliances. Phone Bjorn. RRI2, S20, C-14, Gibsons, BC,  885-7897. ��36en V0N1V0. TFNs  lent condition. $450 885-9068.  ss  1 yr old while toilet with cistern .  Offers. 886-9796.      I34cn  Reno Sale: Int/Ext doors $20/80;  S.S. sink $50; basin w. taps $50;  35 gal h.w. tank $70. B-fotds $25:  pot lights $10.685-3363.13401  ' ���. L_-SL. Coast News, August 24, 1992  IS  Take Advantage ofoaar New Classified A.U Special  Rttn your classified ad 6 times,  and pay for only 2 times!  Coast News (Monday)  Classified Deadline:  Noon Friday  Gibsons &  Sechelt Offices  VEGGIES- Cukes 45*. tomatoes  751b. order now. B859890.��34cn  Firewood ��� Hemlock, tir 4 yellow  cedar $60/cord. U-pick-up. Call  Botis Enterprise. 886-0262,��34cn  Ladies gotl dubs, bag. can, $200  Paymaster cheque wmer. $150. a  886-9890 I35W  Regency wood burning heatilalor  Insert. $600.685-7951.   ��34cn  Pacer, electric scooter, good condition. $900.885-2440.  ��34cn  r     BOBCAT &    ^  MINI EXCAVATOR  FOR RENT  Alia, lun,-ills Av.nl.thlr  DAY. WEEK, MONTH  886-85.18 220-8767  *���*- a  ..ii  1991 B1550 Kubato tractor $  loader, 4 wd, bi-speed turn. Excellent condition. 350 hrs. paid  $15,800 must sell, $11,000. 865-  9654. 13501  Bobcal. new motor wilh tandem  trailer $4200 OBO. 886-4668 or  886-4586. ��36w  72 JD 310B loader backhoe,  $8500 firm 1 -936-8689 eves.  ���36W  1977 JD 4io backhoe, halt share  available, Roberls Creek, $4800,  offers. 886-7372. ��36W  1977 JD 410 backhoe, good working condition, $10,800 OBO. 885  7372 or 885-5730. Is  955 CAT loader $10,000 865-2503  1990 Plymouth Voyager SE, fully  loaded $15,000 OBO. 886-7476  ���3601  1981 Toyota Tercel 4 wd wagon  94,000 kmver y good cond. $2500.  886-2798. I34w  1990 Jeep YJ cassette, hardtop,  never oil road, 47,000 kms.  $11,900,885-2000.     I34w  1988 Z24 Cavalier, black on black,  2.8 litre, 5 spd, tilt, cruise, air, cassette, ps pb, digital dash. $8000  OBO. 896-2615 or 886-2700.  Men  1966 Toyota Cehca GTS 5spd, top  model - all options excellent condition. $8260.885-9540. ��36cn  62 Hondo Civic 2 door hatchback*,  ome rust. $700 OBO. 886-3441.  13401  1973 Super Beelle, $2500 OBO.  883-9234. ss  I960 Camaro 305 auto., T-Tops,  Rally rims. $2600. 886-7113.  ss  1981 Ford Granada as is, $500  OBO. 8864095.        TFNs  1976 New Yorker, A-1 cond., low  mileage $900 OBO 886-9025  Used Camaro T-Top, $495 lor the  sel, with covers, 886-9500 anytime, ss  1992 Cherokee Laredo Jeep, standard w/ trailer pkg. 16,000 kms.  Call Dave 886-3878. ��6cn  1985 Colony Park LS wagon,  One owner, power everything,  Ziebart rustproofed big engine,  trailer package near new Micheiins  $88X060.883-2982.��34cn  1983 Firebird, T-rool, V6, new  stereo.rebuilt engine, new brakes  et $6500 Open to offers. 668-7184  Eves. M6w  1976 Volvo, 245 wagon, 4 cyl.4  spd., new clutch, new battery, radial tires. $500. 886-0971 or 888-  9764. I36w  1988 Mazda 626 turbo fully eqpt  inc sunroof t a/c, exc. cond.  $10,500 or OBO. 896-9443J36cn  1987 Toyota Tercel, exc. cond.,  $4000 OBO. 885-5607.I36W  1983 Toyola Corolla, good running cond. 100.000 kms. Lady driven $2400.885-4503.136cn  1979 Cadillac Broughan 0. Elegance, propane powered, AC,  power windows and seals, new  muffler starter, alternator runs  excel. $3200 OBO. 685-1981 or  685-5111 Peter.       ��36cn  1980 Ford Van, 6 cyt, 4 spd, standard, very good condition, 25 mpg,  hwy. Built tor the long and lenity.  Investigate at Suncoast Motors.  ���38cn  1980 Pontiac Phoenix 4 dr. Sedan  V-6, auto, power sir. pwr, brakes,  radio, 44,000 kms. Some surface  rust, requires some transmission  work. Exceptionally clean. $800.  886-9418. M6cn  1985 Chevy Spectrum, very dean,  silver-grey, 4 dr, 5 speed, new  exhaust system, tires, well kept.  886-0971 after 8:00 pm.��36cn  1979 Mustang hatchback, 4 cyl,  blue, some rusl, has new tire,  brakes, runs well, needs trans.  8864344 after 6pm.   ��35w  1965 Fastback Mustang, balanced  289, 4 barrel, auto, completely  rebuilt drtvetrain, very nice condition. $7500 OBO. U86-4926.��36cn  1984 Buick Skylark - custom 4  door, sedan, auto V6. power steering, mto.'excephonaky clean, no  rust. $3995 OBO. 886-94iaf36cn  TOTAL  CLEAROUT  All vehicles  must be sold  '83 Chev 4x4 $3500  '83 Olds 4 cyl $2500  '83 Omni Auto $2000  '83 Nissan Auto $2000  '83 Malibu SW $1500  '83 Cavalier $ 500  '81 Chevette $1000  '81 Accord $ 300  '80 Monarch Air $1500  '80 Aspen 6cyl $ 700  78 Datsun PU $1200  78 Volare SW $ 300  76 Arrow Auto $ 300  76 Arrow 4sp $ 150  75 Dart $150  25 More  to ChooM Prom  Dodge ram van, 1985, new tites,  complete new brakes, recent tune-  up, fully Insulated. $4500.885-  7373 I35w  1980 Muslang 2 door, V6, auto,  sunshine root 715 Franklin Road,  Gibsons. I35w  1990 Nissan Micra, 43.000ks, still  under warranty, $5995.886-9294.  I35w  1988 Dodge Ahes Le, air, am/lm  cassette, top condition. $6250.  886-9292. ��34w  1982 Buick LeSabre, 2 dr., exc.  shape, carefully maintainted,  power sunroof, doors, windows (  seats. $2900 OBO. 885-3344.  ���34w  1974 Volvo s/w. good running condition. $250.886-3468.��35cn  1979 well cared lor Dalsun 310  h/back, in good running order.  $800 885-4408 Eves. I35cn  1974 Datsun 260Z alpine stereo,  mags, spinner hubs, Pirelli tires,  new brakes, exc. shape $3500  OBO 886-7378 ss  1989 Dodge Omni 36,000 kms.,  P.T. warranty, $4500 OBO. 886-  8922 SI  1990 Ford Aerostar, XL 7 passenger A-1 condition, $14,900. 886-  8481. n  '68 Mercury Topaz, Ilka new,  $5500.886-2833 or 686-7484.  1966 Land Rover, $1250. 886-  3854. I35W  1992 Ford Escort LX, stn. wagon,  fully loaded, 4 cyl., 5 spd., burgundy, only 5400 kms., $14,000  lirm, no GST. 886-4565, mess.  686-9495. ��35W  1990 Honda Prelude, fully loaded,  $17,000,886-7277.    I35W  1982 Datsun 280ZX, T-bar root,  low mileage, $2600 OBO. 886-  4552. I35W  CASH PAID  For Sont* Cart And Tructo  Daed Car Removal  1992 Jeep Cherokee Laredo station wagon, standard 4X4,12,000  kms. Dive 886-3878.  I34W  1969 Plymouth Sundance, 4 dr.,  hatchback, 56.000 kms., ac. auto.,  etc. 'Back Cherry A-1 mechanical,  immaculate in ind out, Grandma  driven, ns, $7899 firm. 866-2521  tor a test while the plates are still  on. I34W  1974 C4d-rnoHe, new brakes and  exhaust. Mechanically sound,  $2400 OBO. 865-1943.   SS  19M MUSTANG aT.  Loaded, like new, 25,000 ks. one  owner, a real gem $10,500 Firm.  885-2544. SS  KRO Auto Upholstery - seats, door  panels, headlines, carpets.vinyl  lops, corwertables. 885-7072.  ���36W  1988 Ford Taurus, am/lm, Ac V6,  auto/od, 4 door, exc. cond. $7,495.  886-7520 or 886-2111.     SS  1979 Cadillac Seville baby blue,  int/ext., rebuilt engine I transmission. Priced to sell $3850 Call 886-  8510 after 6:00 pm.        ss  1981 AMC, auto, good cond. No  rusl. $1950 OBO 885-1942.SS  1977 Volvo DL, rusty, reliable, new  parts. $500 OBO 8B5-1942.SS  1971 LandRover ��� 88 completely  rebuilt. $7500 OBO. PTO Avail.  683-2669. SS  1975 Triumph TR7, excellent condition, new dual exhaust, radial t/a  low profile tires. Sacrifice $3600 or  trade up or down lor family size  car or 11 ft. camper. 885-9068.  '77 Ventura, v-6 std. only 66,000  mi. Clean, new radiais, $750.885-  9553. SS  1985 Citation II, V6, 4 spd. Only  33,000km. $3200. B85-9553.SS  77 Camaro, 39,000 org. miles.  White im. excellent. Rusty $950  OBo. 886-2111 ss  1954 Desoto. Good condition.  Running order, shop manual  included. $2500.886-7457.  ���35cn  '86 Ponliac 6000 AC 4 cyl, F/inj,  greal mileage. Exc. cond. $4500.  886-7150. ss  1981 Ford Escort, exc. cond.,  $1000.686-8648.      ��37ss  1989 Tempo 4 dr. aulo., PS/PB,  AC, cruise control, AM/FM cass.  radio .$6900. 888-2155.13401  1956 Chev Belaire, 4 door,  restored orig. 348 BB auto.,  $5500.686-0957 eves.��34W  '77 Toyota Corolla body OK, needs  head gasket, $475.883-2750.  I34W  1955 Ford Crown Victoria $8500.  Phone 886-3193.      I34cn  1969 Camaro, 327 auto. Deluxe  Int. Slick/black. $4500 OBO.  Phone Hendy 816-6244. alter  5:00. *34cn  1987 Nissan p.u. Kingcib 4x4,  iack, good condition. 885-4146.  Mn  1983 GMC 3/4 ton 6.2 desel, new  trans., $900.686-2593.I35W  1982 J4 t on good work Iruck or  beater, runs good, $550. 886-  9751. I35W  79 Ford 12 passenger van, V8  auto good cond. $3295 OBO. 886-  7520 or 686-2111. ss  This is it! 1975 Ford F250 PU club  cab. Strong 390, 4 sp. priced to  sell nowl Good work truck, $650.  8859449. I34W  81 Chev PU 1/2 Ion, 4 speed, exc.  cond.. $3500.896-9979.  ���34W  1986 Chev. Cheyenne 1/2 ton  pick-up, 4.3 litre V6. PS/PB,  61,000 km., box mat, toolbox,  $8700.685-2836,685-7413.  ss  1985 Bronco II 4X4, auto., CD  player, gd. cond., $7500 OBO.  Days 886-9332 aft. 7 eves. 886-  2983. ss  T19B4 Ford F150 pick up with flat-  deck type box. Good shape Asking  $4,450,686-9854. I36cn  77 Chevy Nomad, deluxe window  van, parts. 885-5102.     ss  1989 GMC Tracker, 4 wheel drive,  5 speed. Hardtop. $9000. 886-  4599. ss  1961 Ford F250,4x4 with rock box  $5500.886-4599. ss  1990 Mazda cab plus, white, 5  spd, sunroof, box liner $9500.885  4862. ss  1966 Ford econoline van in good  running order $900.886-3716.  ���34cn  25. Campers  1979 Slumber Queen, 8' camper,  exc. condition, 3-way fridge, 3  burner stove, furnace, 30 gal water  tank, hi-jackers, 2 20 Ib. tanks.  $2995.885-9565.      *36cn  1987 Westphalia camper. Excel  cond. 22,000 kms/pb, aux gas  heater, standard trnsmission.  $16000.8857110.    ��36cn  1971 171/2 ft. South Park travel  trailer sleeps 6, stove/oven,. Good  condition. $2500 OBO. 885-8809.  ���35*  76 Dodge van, PS/PB, CC/CB/AC,  3 way fridge, stove, sink, furnace.  Good cond., $7500 . Phone 886-  8967 aft. 5. ��34W  1973 - 24' Prowler travel trailer,  very clean, good living accommodations, $39CC. 8850065J36W  1973 tent trailer, sleeps 6, $725.  8859500. I35W  1980 XTC mini-motor home on  360 Dodge Maxivan. Cruise control, 3-way fridge, lurnace, 4 burner stove with oven, porta-potti,  extra large 2nd gas tank, exc.  cond., mechanical records avail.,  will consider boat, motor S trailer  in trade, W.H.Y., $7900.886-7421.  ���35W  24'Prowler 1971, $2500 OBO.  8853628. ��34cn  1987 Elite, non-smokers, very  clean, sleeps 4, low mileage. 350  motor $19,995.8657815.  13401  SCCNfLT MMIM  SMVEVt LTD.  Captain llll Murray  MC.M.MC    M.N.AM S|  M.AB.Y.C    'Marine  Surveyors and Consultants!  1979 Fold F150, 4x4, good  mechanical condition. $2760.863-  928401895-2155.     ��36cn  Wrecking 1977 Dodge pickup.  6852346. ��36w  Sleeper style canopy $400. New  235/85R ��� 16EW Ford Rim $125.  686-2399. ��36cn  1985 Chev 1/2 ton pickup with  gemtop canopy, 4 speed, small  VB, 73,000kms, exc. cond. $6500.  6853881. I36cn  1982 Ford 5-ton truck; 20 ft. aluminum box, skylight, 3206 Cat  Diesel; 130,000 kms., exc. mech.  cond., new brakes, tires, springs,  $10,500. ph/FAX 686-9600.  I36W  1980 Chev 3/4 ton Suburban.  78,000 miles, ps, p\b. $3996 OBO,  ��34w  H6-2020  TFN  1979 Dodge pickup, 6 cyt, 120,000  kms. Reas. cond. $17506 seen it  SunMneGM8853teg.*34w  1965 Blazer 4x4, auto OD trailer  hM $5700 OBO. 885-4776.H5w  198419 Double Eakje 175 Volvo,  new canvas, head, radio, depth  sounder. $18,000 OBO. 883-912'  ���36cn  Road runner trailer for up to 2V,  elect, brake excel cond. $1500  OBO. 6857556.       S36cn  14 1/2' Fibreglass 20 hp evinrude  steering control trailer, excel, cond.  $1800 OBO. 8B5-7556J36cn  Moorage RV sites available Pender Harbour 683-9177 or 883-  9855. I36w  16' Glaspar fiberglass w/toilet,  sleeps 2. Boat trailer, older 75 hp  Johnson OB motor runs well.  $2200 OBO. 8B6-4668 or 686-  4586. ��36w  14 1/2 Fibreglass over plywood  runabout. Elecl start twin, 25hp  evinrudes $2600 OBO. 685-7687.  ���3601  13'6" Sangster Craft and trailer,  fish Under, down riggerpare prop  and fuel tank. $2160 OBO 883-  9978.40 jhp Merc.      134 w  I pay cash tor boats  19-24 It. Wood or glass. 8854031.  ma  79 12 ft. Lund aluminum boat 1  EZ loader trailer/ 4 hp Evinrude  motor. Asking $1700 OBO 885-  0621. I35cn  16 It. Sangster. hardtop, 120 Mercruiser, galv. EZ load. All set lor  Ishing, too much loo tst. Must sell  $5000.OBO Eves. 885-4529.  ���3501  18 ft. Bellboy hardtop, 120 Merc,  in/out board, trim tabs, VHF, CB,  sounder, bait tank, tull canvas,  exlras,trailer. $5500.883-9059.  ss  198120' double Eagle hardtop 200  HP Volvo 280 leg, (H-6), Gibsons  Marina. $17,500.8852694 .ss  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  9.9-20-30-40-50-70 HP 19891990  Evinrudes. Excellenl condilion.  Lowe's Resort. 8B3-2456.TFN  Yesl There is a reliable local  propellor repair service. 885-5276.  TFN  12 It. aluminum boat $600, 685-  7167. 34ss  15 ft. family sailboat, double hull,  one sail, previously owned by the  Beachcombers TV series. Asking  $1500.686-8934.      ��36W  19' Inboard Clinker runabout, very  last and in top condition, surveyed  value $8500, offers 8 trades considered. 886-2736. ts  1979 27' Bayliner Victoria C/B.  255-260 Leg, new engine, low  hours, lots of extras, $24,900  OBO. 4536919 or 463-5959.  Famky/Adutl  Park  Gibsons Area  Reduced  1-1392 sq.ft. home  2 -924 sq.ft. homes  No reasonable offer refused.  Only 5% down OAC  597-3322)8852597  3 bdrm. Chancellor doublewide  available to move immediately. 6  appliances. $26.000.8859229.  ���34W  M.V. Blacklish, 24' Owens, well  appointed large lish deck, Coast  Guard inspected, featuring new  Swann auto, anchor pkg., new  LMS, 200 w/Loran C, new fenders  8 brackets, mooring lines, new  windows, completely refinished  hull and swimgrid, new handrails,  flush mount Fishon rod holders (5)  FWC 316 Chrysler, $8,000. 885  7977. ss  19 ft. Sealoner Volvo Penta  Calkins trailer needs exhaust man-  ilold, $3500.686-3457.    ss  Moorage - Sechelt. 2 dollars per  loot per month. Royal Reach Motel  $ Marina. 885-7844.     TFN  91 Prowler as new V6 Power mercruiser FWC view at South Coast  Ford. 6853281. ss  Upper Deck Cleaners has a crew  to swab S clean your decks and  cabin. Call Callie or Aprile 886-  7574. #36w  14 ft. Frontiersman canoe with 2  fibreglass paddles, $325.885-  3285. ss  19 tt. Calais marine, showroom  condition. 115 8 9.9 Yamaha outboards, fishfinder, marine radio,  down rigger, live bait tank and  many other exlras, $16,800.885-  2567. ��34W  168' Huddlestone OB clinker hull,  cedar on oak windshield and Merc  controls, no engine, $400. 886-  9849. ��34W  16.5 It. Donzi/trailer, 350 CID,  Volvo 270, completely redone.  883-9114 or 883-2432 eves.��35W  22' Bayliner command bridge, new  engine, full canvas, 9.9 Yamaha  kicker. May take part trade. 886-  2491 eves. ��34w  27. Mobile  Homes  Solid older model 10' x 47' to be  moved, current electrical certificate. $4300.1-253-5693.  ��36cn  NOTHING DOWN!  Up to 100% O.A.C. interest rates  63/4% * lor 6 mos. New 1 used  mobile homes starting at $19,500.  S.C.M.H. Sales. 8859826.TFN  BRAND NEW  Single and double wides For pads  or private property. Belore you buy  check us out! Nek 8856340.TFN  MOVE IN NOW  Clean, 2 bdrm 12 x 64 includes  dining room, 4 appl, drapes, shed.  Nicely landscaped, freshly oainted  thru-out inside. Children welcome.  Even a view ol the ocean! Nick  6856340 Valley Pacific. ��36w  Backtowork  but short ot money  we will pay pad tint  in Sunshine Coin MH Park  TU Dec 1992 If you  purchase one ol our  show hemes avjt-upki  Park. Otter Good till Aug 30/92.  all homes ready tor  Immediate occupancy  ReojIt-kMiesLtd.  686-2597/S97-3322.   TFN  1973 3 bdrm, 12x68 with large  addition I deck. $25,000. 866-  4599 ss  By owner, 12x68 mobile home, call  8853039,8857306       ss  Bright, clean, gmd. floor. 1 bdrm. 2  mins from beach. Roberts Creek  $375 plus utas. 8857590. I36cn  Hopkins Lancing Executive watertront house. Excellent location.  easy walk lo lerry. 3 berjrooms (or  2bdrm A den). 2 batns.5 appis, furnished il required. Avail, short or  king term N/S No pets Relerences  36cn  RM 125, Suzuki, 1991 - lots of  spare parts and gear. 6858190  ���36cn  1975 Susuki 500 cc, 2 stroke, new  parts, runs well $300 8854708  ���34cn  1977 Yamaha XT500 Enduro,  rebuilt since new, recent chain  sprockets and flasher, ride it away  for only $650 OBO 8854930  ���3601  Suzuki, FA 50 Moped. Good condition, excel, mileage. Street legal.  $400.6859096. ��35cn  86 Honda Aspencade, exc. cond.,  garage kept, $5500.8859595.  ss  1988 Yamaha FZ 600, noi ridden  since engine rebuild, red/white,  fast, $4500 OBO. 886-3809M4W  1981 Honda CB650 custom,  immaculate 25.600 original K's,  $1250 OBO. 886-7376.    ss  1985 Kawasaki Ninja like new,  offers. 8658622. ss  Journeyman cabinet maker would  like to rem small cottage for winter,  in part in exchange lor work.  James 886-8810 home. 886-  8615work. *35w  Responsible, part time working  mother of two requires moderately  priced 2 or 3 bdrm home with yard.  Prefer Davis Bay or Roberls Creek  areas. 8857860.      ��35cn  Sunny home in Roberts Creek  desired by considerate family of 3.  Please call Aijou 8859272. ��34W  Charming 2 bdrm view home in  central Gibsons. 2 bath 1 large  deck. CLcee to beach. Avail Irom  Sept. $7507mo. Lease negotiable  9852564. l36oi  Large 3 bdrm ground level suite,  appliances $675.885-3277 or 255  5470. (Sfjcn  1150 sq. It 2 bdrm suite $650  includes utilities cable, laundry,  ns. 8856277. I36cn  Gibsons, large 2 bdrm lower floor,  bright, w/d, yard, close to all  amenities. $600 mo. 1 -4690622.  ���36oi  Gibsons near marina, 4 bdrm, 3  baths, soaker, large den, fireplace  insert, 3 appl, deck. $1095.  Roberts Creek. 3 bdrm, fireplace,  skylights, 3 appliances, large deck  $825. plus. Arthur. 8859859.  ���34cn  Gibsons, 1 bdrm, brighl $500. plus  Arthur. 885.9659. 1350,  4 bdrm 2 bath home on hall acre,  Wilson Creek. Quiet area dose to  ocean. 5 appliances Avail Sept.  15, or Oct. 1. $800 per month.  8855097. ��36cn  3 bdrm house, new caipets, $800.  Partial ocean view. 686-8204.  ���36cn  3 bdrm ocean view family home,  Davis Bay area. Lease prelerred.  No pets. Avail immed. $650 per  month. 8857719. ��36cn  Quiet room with cooking, suit male  mill worker. 886-2164. ��36W  Why rent? When you can buy this  1973 24 ft. Prowler travel trailer,  very clean, only$3900.896-0085  ���36W  Gibsons, 3 bdrm. house, new carpets, $800. Partial ocean view.  6858204. I36W  Egmont, furnished cabin, suit 1-2  people. No pets. Avail. Sept. 1st.  883-2222. ��35w  Waterlront Davis Bay, small 2  bdrm lumished home. Ns. No pets.  Relerences. Avail Sept. 1st to  June 30, 1993. $550/mo. 685-  5072,988-5079. ��35w  Egmont, clean 2 bdrm mobile  home, 924 sq. It. plus storage  room, large deck. Avail Sept. 15th,  no pets, references, lease possible. 683-2222. #35*  2 Bedroom duplex close to Git Egmon| ���,��� , Mm ^ My  sons plaza 2 appl, 8 laundry hoc ^snad waterfront. Satelite dish,  ups Available Oct. 1 $650 Ref no pets, references. Avail Sepl.  Required 8553457 33cn 1st. 883-2222. ��35w  2 new apartments with view, 2  bdrm, 1/5, dishwasher, close to  stores, Upper Gibsons $650/mo.  Avail Sept. 1. Re required. No  pets. 6858874. ��35w  Gibsons, 2 bedroom oceanview  suite, ns, $550/month. Oct. 1  Lease. 8854773.     ��34cn  Cute 1 bdrm home, close to all  amenities. Avail Sept 1,438-2484  018857176. ��36w  Quaint ocean view 3 bdrm house,  shared accommodation, lemale  pielened. $400 mth incl hydro.  Avail Sept. 1.686-8849 ��36w  ADVERTISING  FOR TENANCY  British Columbia legislation prohibits advertising which discriminates in Ihe rental ol property.  For example a person who  stipulates 'No Children' as a  condition ol tental would be m  violation ol Ihe Family Status  and Ihe Human Rights Acts The  landlord who places Ihe advertisement and Ihe newspaper  which publishes it would both be  in contravention ol the legislation  and could have a complaint filed  against them The Coast News  will therefore not accept such  discriminatory ads  Avail immed. 1 bdrm bachelor  suite. Fum. 6850054.       ��35w  Bright & beautilul H 2 bdrm apts.  New building, lower Gibsons,  quiet, secure, blinds, carpets, laundry $590, $630, $700.6653420.  ���36w  Large house between Davis Bay  and Sechelt. Lge porch, fireplace.  3 bdrm $850/mno. No pels. Avail.  Sept 1.8857719 refs req. ��36w  Shared accommodalion: lowet  Gibsons, 2 bdrm, house w/private  entrace. NS refs. Req. $400/mo  6858921 after 7pm.   ��36w  Gibsons ��� 2 bedroom townhouse.  all appliances, carport, fireplace -  $650  Gibsons - immaculate 2. bedroom  doll house, large kitchen, 5 appliances $750  Selma Paik - executive 4 bdrm, 2  1/2 balhs, view, 5 appliances $900  Sechelt ��� watertront 3 bedroom  cottage in village, 4 appis, lire-  place $750.  CENTURY WEST REALTY LTD.  1152235. ��34cn  Pretty 2 bdrm summer cottage on  beach near Harfmoon Bay. Sept ���  April $500/mo. NS, No pets. Rets.  6852604. ��36w  SPACIOUS, NEAR NEW 3 bdrm,  21/2 bath 5 appl, water view.  $850.1-299-5215. ��36w  Harbor view, large 3 bdrm 2 car  garage/workshop/rsl wood  heater/fireplace. Close lo all $800.  References. 883-9343. or 883-  2102. ��35w  Wilson Creek waterlront cottage,  lumished, 2 bdrm. fireplace, elect,  heat, Avail Sept. 15. - May 31.  $650.885-5720 or 1-263-5996.  ���35cn  Spacious 2 bdrm townhouse. 11/2  bath, 6 appis, garage, new paint.  Greal location. $700 mo Call 886-  3764 or 1-4356426. Avail Sept. 1.  ���35w  Spacious 3 bdrm. lop lloor. W.  Sechelt. large balcony with view ol  Trail Islands. 4 appliances. Avail  immediately. Sept. 1.885-4581.  ���35w  834 Church Road, Granthams, 2  bdrms, 1 bath, view $700.4 appis,  Avail Sept. 1. 866-8640.10am-  2:30pm. Weekdays. ��35w  Granthams watertront cabin - suits  one peison only. Shower-covered  p wood stove. 886-8640.10-2pm  weekdays. $590. plus utils. ��35w  Residenlial RV spaces. Large  landscaped sites. Full hook-up, let  t cable avail. $200/mo. incl. elec.  Gibsons area. 8857051.   ��35cn  3 bdrm, 1 1/2 bath townhouse.  central Gibsons. $600/mo. Mature  couple, pretered No pets, n/s.  Avail Sept. 15.8857051. ��35oi  Very private, modem, waterlront  home. SW ol Earls Cove, 3 bdrm,  partially lurnished, 6 appl,, tire-  place, satellite dish, Avail Sept. 1.  883-9879 or 1-9430613.   ��35cn  2 bdrm main lloor. view, across  Gibsons Marina. $650/mo 886-  9737. ��35cn  3 bdrm townhouse. over 1500 st).  tt.. 2 baths. 4 appl. some view.  Avail Sepl. 1 Gibsons, $750/mo.  Phone 596-4721 or 8440164  ���35oi  Gibsons 3 bdrm lownhouse 1 1/2  baths. 5 appliances. $750'mo.  Avail immed 886-3313.<34w  Downtown Gibsons, studio suite  Furn Non-smoker, no pets  Avail Sept 1 $330/mo Relerences 1-230-4099 I34w  PROPERTY MANAGEMENT  Oon Sutherland ol PEBBLES  REALTY LTD will support your  Residential. Commercial or Industrial investment Pebbles provides  a tull service PROPERTY MANAGEMENT PACKAGE. Call Pebbles at 6858107 lor details.TFN  SHARED ACCOMMODATION IN  MY HOME N/S ��� NO PETS ���  FEMALE PREFERRED SEPT. 1  OR POSSIBLY SOONER  $350JMO. NORTH RD. GIBSONS  TFNs  Home on Five acres Gibsons. Off  North Rd. Near Ferry & lown, nice  3 bdrm rancher incl. D/w washer t  dryer, extra storage fireplace, large  patio Avail Sept. 1. $840. Pels t  Kids welcome. 1 -944-7580 Msgs.  ���34cn  3 bdrm. basement suite in house  with private yard, etc. avail. Sept.  1, $625/mo. * damage deposit.  686-4688.  ���34W  3 room cottage Davis Bay,  $475/mo. ind. part utils. 885-7007.  ���34W  Redroolls, 3 bedroom rancher, 4  appliances. 2 baths, fresh and  clean. Avail, now. $800. CENTURY WEST REALTY LTD. 885-  2235. *34W  Home on 5 acres, Gibsons oil  North Rd.. near ferry and town,  nice 3 bdrm. rancher incl. d/w,  washer/dryer, extra storage, fireplace, large patio, pets 8 kids welcome, avail. Sept. 1. $840.1-944-  7580 msgs. ��34W     1  For ret��,'rStlri^i*'t^,r)iotlle, E  bdrm. plus on 1/2 acre. 4 appis.,  $675/mo.. 1 yr. lease. Avail. Sept.  1. Van. 732-9247.      ��34W  Furnished 1 bdrm. duplex, waterfront Roberls Creek, single person  only. 886-9885.  ���34W  Clean, brighl spacious ground  level 1 bdrm. suite, prel. working,  mature non-smoking individual.  Located in Lower Gibsons,  $500/mo. plus utils. 8853573.  ���34W  Spacious 3 bdrm. 2 bath home,  West Sechell, N/S, no pets, avail.  Sept. l.$B50/mo. utils. cable incl.  6852382.  ���34W  Wilson Creek waterfront cottage,  furnished 2 bdrm., fireplace, elec.  heat, Oct. 1-May 31, $650. 685-  6720 or 1-263-5998.   ��34W  Gibsons, cozy 3 bdrm oceanview  suite, 4 appis, n/s. rets. Lease  required. $650/mo. Sept. 886-  4773.  Sandy Hood area. 2 bdrm furnished cabin. Avail Sept. 15th.  June 30th. $500. pm tutils. 1-945  8845. ��34cn  New 2 bdrm house. 2 bath, den, 5  appliances,  double  garage,  panoramic view, near lerry. Avail  Sept. 1.886-7394.  ��34cn  Gibsons near marina, 4 bdrm 3  baths, soaker, large den, fireplace  insert. 3 appl. deck $1195.  Robeils Creek ��� 3 bdrm, fireplace,  skylights. 3 appl. large deck,  access 10 hot tub. $875 plus.  Arthur 885-9659       ��34cn  Ocean view. 3 bdrms. 1/12 baths.  1450 sq. ft. 5 appl. Walk to terry.  $750 . utils. No pets, available  Sept. 1 Relerences. 1-325-4652.  ��34cn  Clean 2 bdrm. mobile home, in  quiet park near Davis Bay 4 appl..  $595/mo. 686-4862 or 885-5919.  ���35W  West Sechelt executive home,  near new, upper 2 levels, 3 bdrm.,  3 baths, hardwood floors, vaulted  ceiling, FP avail. Od. 1, $895/mo.  + shared hydro, mature responsible people, rels. 524-8406.I35W  West Sechelt One Bedroom  spacious apartment, furnished,  carpeted, 5 appl., hydro inc!.,  $575/mo., avail. Sept. 1. 665-  3210. ��35W  Avail. Sepl. 1, fum. 2 bdrms., full  basemenl. waterfront/deep moorage, 40 ft. dock on Francis Peninsula Rd., across the bay from  Irvines Ldg., $850/mo. 530-0266  or 883-9627. ��35oi Coast News (Monday Edition) Classified Deadline:  Noon Fridays - Gibsons & Sechelt Offices  NftS  NATIONAL REAL  ESTATE SERVICE  STEVE SAWYER  StXVttteXf f4(( 1(aM.  PweUtiajftttah"  ' Residential  'Commercial  ���Industrial  1 retirement unit  available  Restrictions apply.  Relerences  required.  Call Steve  Business  Opportunities:  I have a number of  very exciting  business  opportunities  available.  Call Me  We will       am ,.,������.  Screen potential renters  ��� Do moving- in inspection  Arrange, tor maintenance 4  repairs  ���Coll' i the rent & damage  depr it  ��� CJ purse rent monies to  tr%t  1D0 moving out inspection  FOR LEASE  Approximately 800 to 1300  sq. ft. ol fabulous office  space in lower Gibsons  area. Landlord may  provide some leasehold  Improvements.  CALL the Property  Management Expert  STEVE SAWYER at  GIBSONS  RE/umm  886-2277  Rhts Ck watertront home, architecturally designed. 3 bdrm.. 5  appl.. furnished. $H50Vmo. avail  Oct. 13.885-3356      ��36W  2 bdrm w/t cohage. winterized  Furnsned. Selma Park $660 885-  9047 Avail Aug 30    i34cn  Bnghl. clean gmd lloor I bdrm,, 2  kmins Irom beach. Rots Ck..  $376 plus utils  Watertront Sechell Inlet, large 2  bdrm partially tun home, lovely  decks. Sept t to June 1, $720rmo  885-2842. collect 736-3638136W  Clean 2 brm mobile home in quel  par. near Dews Bay 4 appl $596  cm 886-4862 or 886-59t9.34cn  3? Commerc  For Rent  OPPORTUNITY GIBSONS Office I  space 576 sq. It. suitable for  suppliers and trades, wire-  house space available, as  required. 88M225.    ��35w     i  Commercial warehouse space,  new building. Hwy 101, 8 Hough  Rd Occupancy Sept. 1.885-9719. '  TFN i  Industrial workshop Avail immediately, Gibsons 750 sq. ft. unit. 921-  6751. I36w  Roberls Creek Hall, avail, dances,'  parties, weddings. Yvonne 886-  7815. TFN  Gibsons Landing Health Centre,-  office space lor lease. For details  Lenka 941-3036 eves.  I34W '���   s  Retail or Office Space  ForLeaM  600-1300 sq. tt. $300-$1100 Seaview Place, Hwy 101 Gibsons  >Lome. 1-733-9883 or Marie 886-  7016. TFN       ,.  Warehouse/Office space froms  1500sq.ft.up.Diane.685-2772. I-  ss  1165sq.ft.retail.Sechelt,three n  private offices 4780, net,  2000-10,000 square feet, exposure, will build to suit  New office space 600-2400 sq. ft  Wilson Creek, $8.00 nel  Retail space, new Plaza, 900-3000  sq.lt. 14.00 net.  Grant Realty  888-3330  TFN  Office space to renl in Sechelt 180  sq. ft. use of fax machine 4 photocopier, second floor, $90 per  monlh. 885-3971.  IQ fl fl fl KEMWIHtlB  L*JF*n*wifi  Caretaker janntr / Main.anancf  Parson required Rockwood Centre is looking tor an energetic, flexible person to oversee the Centre  and assist with witn maintenance  Some aveekend and evening work  in addition to Iree room, a monthly  salary will be paid Written replies  only to Selection Committee,  Rockwood Centre, Box 767,  Sechelt  Experienced day time cook, loi  very busy popular restaurant in  Sechelt Good team work necessary Please can 885-07/y, leave  message I34cn  Assemble light products Irom  home work ��� Excellenl pay' We  provide details - 24 hrs {604) 623-  2380 Exl IA74. ��7cn  Watchman boat operator, light  duties Send resume lo Box M, c/o  Box 68. Coasl News. Sechell.  ��36cn  JOB COACH  Persons with a strong belief in the  concepts ot normalization, community integration, and supported  work opportunities tor Persons  with mental handicaps are invited  to apply lor this pan-lime position.  Grade 12 or equivalent is required  as is expenence working with and  relating to persons with mental  handicaps.Education or experience in instructional techniques an  assel. Must have reliable transportation available. Please toward  resumes by Sept. 4 1992 to the  Manager, Supported Work Programs, Box 165, Sechelt BC VOn  3AO ��35w  Bookkeeper/girl Friday (F/T) expe-  nenced bookkeeper with good typing skills. Please submit resume to  Box 889. Gibsons, BC.V0N1V0.  ���36W  Retail store requires permanent  part-time sales clerk. Send resume  to Box 1579, Sechelt, VON 3A0.  ���36cn  BUS  DRIVERS  Sechelt School Bus  Service Ltd. is now  accepting  applications lor bus  drivers for 1992-93  school season.  Applicants should  hold a valid B.C.  Class 2 license.  Bring resume lo  6041 East Porpoise  Bay Rd. or mail lo  Box 70, Sechell VON  3A0. Inquiries to  885-2513.  HELPWANTEO  Musicians for ��->*.  Thursday Night TI  Entertainment m  $10 per hour      ���  Contact Terry at the  Jolly Roger 885-7184  Child care Sechelt area, must be  flexible. 6 month old. starting October 886-6369 ��34W  Fine dming server wilh knowledge  01 wine. 886-2188    <34CN  I200-J500 WEEKLY Assemble  products at home. Easy' No selling. You're paid direct. Fully guaranteed. 24 hour hotline. 801-379-  2985 Copynghl ���BC104DH.M5cn  Rehearsal Pianist needed tor  Soundwaves Choir.Tues. eves.  $10 per person.Ph. 686-0995  36w  Pharmisave in Gibsons  Needs part time cashiers, 886-  7213. Ask tor Debbie. ��35cn  Carpenter's Helper ��� Minimum 2  years experience in new construction. Must have transportation. Call  886-9449,7to8pmonly.M4W  Babysitter wanted lor 14 month ok)  2 to 3 days per week, Sandy Hook  area, N/S ��� our home or yours.  885-4064. ��34W  Mothers helper, 15-20 hrs /week.  Woodcreek Park. Car an asset.  886-3540. ��36W  Apprentice Iree climber needed  immed Call collect 255-4521  (vane) Atten Mr Wilson Good  Salary, Full benefits    36cn  Handy man for general carpentry  work, casual $10/hr. (Gibsons) Ph.  1-984-2216 34w  VOLUNTEERS  NEEDED  S.P.C.A. needs volunteers to visit, bath,  walk animals and do  other tasks at their  Gibsons location, 2-4  p.m.  Volunteers needed to be  trained as group leaders  lor arthritis sell-  management support  groups. Sepl. 25, 26 A  27. 1992  The Storytelling Festival  has a wide variety c-l  exciling volunteer opportunities. Gel involved,  call today lo find cul  how  A parent/child activity  program has openings  for volunteer assistants.  2-4 hr shifts, in Gibsons,  Davis Bay or Sechelt.  Relief driver needed to  take visually impaired  people from Gibsons lo  Sechell for monthly  meetings.  For these and more  opportunltlet contact  the Volunteer and  Information Centre at  885-5881.  A service lunded by the  Ministry of Social  Services.  35 Business &  Home service;  STOP SUP/FALL ACCIDENTS  SAR-GRIP Revolutionary product prevents slipping on files and  bathtubs. Wont alter appearance.  Guaranteed tor lite. Inexpensive  free demonstration. Call now! 886-  0920. ��34W  INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR RENOVATIONS Wallpaper, paint, carpentry, dralting, free estimates,  Relerences available. 886-3463  TFNs  Malum responsible person to work  Island Cleaning Service Weekly,  part/lull lime apply Galiano Market,   Bi-weekly .Monthly, Comercial,  Permanent/perl time sales clerk, 4  hrs. Monday, Thursday i Saturday, 6 hrs. Friday. Position avail.  Sept. 1, apply in person (with  resume) at Goddard's, Trail Bay  Mall, Sechelt. I35W  Sechelt. Ask for Paddy. No Phone  Calls please 36*  Moving company requires commissioned estimator for Sunshine  Coast. 250-MOVE.     <35w  Assemble light products from  home Easy work, Excellent pay!  We provide details, 24 hours.  (604) 623-2360 Ext. ��A74.  Reliable Professional huose cleaning. Garden Bay to Gibsons 686-  2295 34cn  Window Washing / Cleaning.LEI  THE SUN SHINE IN.886-2750  36cn  THE PAINTER  SAM  886-2750  BCYCNA  BRITISH  UXUMBU  AW YUKON  COMMUNITY  NEWSPAPERS  ASSOCIATION  271  BLANKET CLASSIFIEDS  These ads appear in more then 100 community newspapers in B.C. and Yukon  and reach more than 3 million readers.  TO PLACE AN AD CALL THIS P.APER OR BCYCNA AT (604) 669-9222.  tor 25  words  $195  $3.70 each additional word  AUTOMOTIVE  Engines rebuilt from $995. 5  year 100,000 kms warranty.  bond Mechanical serving  B.C. for 27 years. Phone 7  days,8a.m. -8p.m. (604)872-  0641. Toll-free Mon Fri 1-  800-663-2521.   GOVERNMENT SEIZED/  SURPLUS vehicles. U.S. and  Canadian low as $100.  BMW's, Cadillacs, Chevs,  Fords, Mercedes, Porsches,  trucks, vans. AMAZING Iree  24-hr recording reveals how  (416)6314666       CANADA ENGINES LTD.  Quality Rebuilt Engines: cars,  light trucks. 6 cylinder from  $995,8 cylinder Irom $1095.  5 year, 100,000 Km. Ltd. war.  ranly. 7 Days -580-1050, 1-  800-665-3570, 856 5828  evenings,   au*.tmo SUPPLIES  DOORS! WINDOWS! Interior and exterior wood, metal  and French doors, wood windows, skylights. MORE! Call  collect lo WALKER DOOR  and WINDOW in Vancouver  at (604)266-1101.  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES  Complete turnkey operation  Computerized Embroidery  Business. Best opportunity  olthe90's. High return. Set  up at home or with other business. Total inveslmenl under $50,000. Call Logo Link  at 1 -800-661 -9089. See us  at Vancouver Business Opportunity Show Sept. 1920,  1992.   REDUCE EMISSIONS,  SAVE GAS. Black Gold Inc.  is looking for sharp, aggressive, marketing reps. We  offer a real opportunity tor  your success. For more in-  formation, call (519)986 -3117  evenings.    EDUCATION  FREE CAREER GUIDE lo  home-study correspondence  Diploma courses. Account,  ing, Aircondilioning, Book  keeping, Business,  Cosmetology, Electronics,  Legal/Medical Secretary,  Psychology, Travel. Granton,  (5A)-263 Adelaide West, To  ronto,  1-800-950-1972.  EQUIPMENT  BUSINESS PERSONALS  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES  Equipment for 2 complete  Shoe Repair Shops. A Package - $8,500, B Package -  $6,500. Individual pieces  available. Delivery negotiable. Call for complete details 656-5115 or 656-7555.  GRANDMA LEE'S 100 +  stores. Baked bread, sandwiches, soup. Vancouverand  area sites. Hardworking, energetic person with $75,000  minimum.  1-800-661-2712.  Rainbow Int. Carpet Dyeing  and Cleaning Co. World  leader in dyeing, cleaning,  restorations. Need ethical  Individuals for exclusive territories. Investment required.  850-2113 (Abbotsford.)  ADD A LITTLE SPICEI B.C.  College Roommates - Karen,  Wendy and Lisa have exciting Personal Photos ot themselves for sale. For discreet  info write to: Spice, Box 670  GB, Kelowna, B.C. VIY7P4.  Adults only please.  EDUCATION  CASH IN ON TAX REFORM!  Learn Income Tax Prepara-  bonbycorraspondence. Earn  your certificate now. Also  enquire about exclusive franchise territories. For free brochures, no obligation, U 4 R  Tax Services, 205 - 1345  Pembina Hwy., Winnipeg, MB  R3T2B6. 1-800-565 5144.  Out of work? Train to be an  Apartment/Condominium  Manager. Government licensed, correspondence  course will qualify you for  employment. For details:  (604)681 -5456 or 1 -800 -665-  8339.  WESTERN CANADIAN  School of Auctioneering. Next  course Sept. 21-Oct. 3/92.  For a Iree brochure call  (403)250-1281 or write to #5,  2003 McKnight Blvd. N.E.,  Calgary, ABT2E6L2.  PACIFIC FORKLIFT SALES  LTD. (EST. 1972). Dozens of  good used Forklifts available.  LP, Gas, Diesel, Electric. We  buy tool (604)533-5331, Fax:  (604)5334563. Eves Terry  Simpson (604)535-1381.  FINANCE  Govomment Grants 8 Loans.  Billions of dollars are made  available lo new and existing  B.C. businesses. The Brad  Book can show you how to  get your share. Call now 1 -  800-663-0653.   FOR SALE MISC.  BUILDINGS-IF A SIDE-BY-  SIDE comparison is what it  takes to pick out the best and  lowesl..,we're all for il. Now  for a limited time - Factory  Direct ROCK BOTTOM  PRICES. Example 25X30  Value $2,749 now $2,244,  40X60 Value $8,073 now  $6,188. Manysizesandtypes  available. Pioneer 1 800-668-  5422.  Used Building Material Yard.  Good selection, large timbers  and planks. 2X12's thru  14X16's. Plumbing, electrical, kitchen cabinets, doors,  glass, hotwater tanks, furnaces. New stock arriving  daily. 321-3033/3922. After  hours465-889B, A BC Demo-  Hon.  BLANKET CLASSIFIED  ADS  An advertising'Best Buy"!  FOR SALE MISC.  - j^  Several Loaders 843 Bobcat;  410 Backhoe, 300 AMP Diesel Welder, Single and Tandem Dumps, 50 ton lowbed  Belly Dumps, Cats with six  way dozers. 493-6791.   HELPWANTEO  We need you lo sell toys i  gifts for C & M Gifts. NO  INVESTMENT, NO DELIV*  ERIES, no collection. Call  (519)258-7905 or lax  (519)258-0707 lor tree info,  ACCOUNTANT. Hands-on  accountant required for busy  newspaper association office.  Should be a senior student or  recent CGA/RIA/CA graduate with good knowledge of  ACCPAC/Lotus 123. Some  supervisory experience and  good interpersonal skills essential. Competitive salary,  benefits and pleasant working conditions make this position an excellenl opportunity.  Please forward resume lo:  Bob Grainger, Executive Director, B.C.Y.C.N.A., 414-  1033 Davie Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6EIM7.  ASALEMAN'S DREAM. Isn't  it time you started earning a  minimum of $1000+ weekly?  Come join an international firm  lhat specializes in display  merchandise. No travel, no  nightwork, no direct sales!  Limited positions available  1(416)398-0919, 1(416)398-  0924.  MEAT MANAGER tor  Crowsnest Pass area of Alberta. Union wages, full benefits. 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For information  on both write: Properties,  Dept. CN, Box 5380, Stn. F,  Ottawa, K2C 3J1.  THOMPSON RIVER ESTATES. Valley View lots. 3/4  & 1 acre lots - 5 810 acre lots.  I only - 5 acre lot on the  Thompson River JO min. wesl  of Kamloops on the TCH#1.  Call Collect (604)373-2282.  STUDENT HOUSING  BURNABY. Near SFU, BCIT,  Douglas. Large, 2 and 3 bedrooms, now and Sept. I. Work  off part rent. No security deposit. Call to reserve. Collect  (604)521-8399.  Condo (adult) Summeriand,  two bedroom 11/2 bath. Two  blocks Irom Main Street. Immediate possession $94,900.  By owner (604)494-0392.  JDH MILL SERVICES  SheapaiMaiy a napant  to all cutting toots tncludlna*  Mowat Blades A Chalnitwi  Jsnls Nsrrsp  VIS Hwy tot CaStaona *BMU>  Experienced floral designer part  time, position apply in person al All  Occassion Flowers and Plants,  Sunnycrest Mall.  ���34cn  Dirty wheels, txcycle mainlenance,  quality work. Reasonable rates.  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For more into  please call 885-1981 or Pager  885-5111. ��36cn  Need a bartender - Certified Bartender 'Serving II Right' will do  Weddings. Banquets, Pnvale Parlies For more information, phone  8860265. ask tor Carol #36W  Gene's Contracting, new homes,  remodelling, additons. decks t -  591-8870 call alter 6pm Collect  Men  Island cleaning service, weekly, biweekly, monthly, construction, residential, commercial, reliable professional house cleaning Garden  Bay to Gibsons. 883-2295J34cn  E  1  & WALLPAPERING  PRESSURE WASHING  Quality Woittmnnstiip  FREE ESTIMATES  883-9843  KAYNOfi  Interior cleaning big or small,  bonded 8 reliable. 884-5324 or  666-2328. TFN  GIVE YOURSELF A BREAK For  fast, efficient and thorough house-  cleaning wilh lots ol expenence.  Usha 886-2750.        ��36cn  ��� Electrical  >me Safety Consultation  RES. - COM. - IND.  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BEST POSSiBlE RESULTS  JUS1XSK MOuW  16-3823  A DIVISION Ol KIN DEVRIES  aSONFLOORCOVEHINOS  4th level CGA student seeks challenging articling position wilh a  progressive team oriented firm.  886-2473. ��36W  Reliable man available for  lawn/property mainlenance, moving painting, etc. Casual, PT. Rob  886-3822 Relerences.   ��34cn  Bobs Hauling will remove whatever haunts you. 885-4804 ��36cn  Rubber tired line ioader 8 operator  looking lor work. 25 yrs. experience. 88643360.      ��35cn  Excellenl finishing carpenter available. 686-7412. ��34w  Rubbish removal. Yardwork,  dependable, call Glen. 686-4840.  ���35cn  Excellent cook, 15 yrs. expenence,  will go to camp. Salary negotiable..  883-9961. ��35cn  Light moving and hauling, yard  and basement cleanups. Norm  886-9503. ��34W  Complete Bobcat Services  Excavating ��� Backfilling  Retaining Walls-Trench ing  Landscape Construction  S8MS38  Carpentry, renovations, additions.  By hour or contract. Call 886-3107.  ��38w  Responsible, reliable labourer  available for all sorts ol odd jobs,  reasonable rates. 886-3620.TFNs  HOME IMPROVEMENT  Additions .Decks. Finishing.  Painting ��� Drywall ��� ���Wallpaper ���  886-3792 Stefan Peri-y  aUcn  PROFESSIONAL EUROPEAN  CRAFTSMANSHIP  SINCE 1173  Expert residential remodelling and  additions. Prolessional commercial  remodelling. Custom built homes.  Innovative h ome design and construction. Financing arrangements  available.' Excellenl references  upon request' On time and within  budget' All work guaranteed by  fully insured craftsmen. For compiele estimate, please call  REMO CONTRACTING Phone 1-  244-7738 FAX 1-244-7736, Eves:  1-589-9585. ��34W  Seaway Construction Ltd naming  homes, garages, additions, decks  & docks, fencing For msg 886-  0070. M6cn  37 Child Care  Stler required lor 6, 3 1/2, t 1 yr  old. Days Mom works casual  Days vary 666-9240 Call alter  6pm 36cn  Home Daycare Available over 2yrs  in Cedar Grove Ret avail 886  0900 Maureen 34cn  Dancing Bear Early Childhood  Centre has tull and hall day  spaces loi children ? V? to school  age 865-5607 ��.kiW  Needed Kind Responsible pan  lime babysitter Our home Bfif>  5322 36cn  Family Daycare ��� lull lime or pan  time available Hourly oi daily rale  Good rels 886-3001    ��35w  Experienced sitter, available  Redrootls area Ages two and up.  Drop-ins welcomed Phone 885-  2650 ��34w  Jack and Jill preschool has openings for 3 8 4 year olds To register call 686-2526. I34w  FUNSHINE DAYCARE Daily fun  age appropriate activities lor your  2 1/2 ��� 5 year old child. ECE certified staff Lie. Facility. 886-3377.  ���34cn  Quality care lor your child available at Langdale Daycare. 886-  4926. ��35W  Molly Mouse Daycare. Spaces  avail. 16 months to school age.  Fun-filled, canng environment with  early childhood trained start. 866-  3913. ��2w  Miss Your Grandchildren?-  Come 8 Stay in our home with an  adorable 1 1/2 yr old 3  mornings/per week. For Sept. (  Oct. Call 885-8870.    ��34cn  38 Business  Opportunities  Investors Wanted: 6 mds term,  good return, Reply Box 383, c/o  Coasl News, Box 460, Gibsons,  BC,VOn IVO. ��35cn  For Sale/Lease new industrial  building 3700 sq.ft. 3 bays /1800  sq. fl. upper storage, space, glfice  rental potential. $24,000 per year,  Barry 886-8204. ss  Marketing business seeks a lew  good people fot expansion. FT or  PT, no experience necessary. 885-  4064. ��34w  Business Person Requires 20-40  seal tood establishment, discretion  assured. Please send into to Box  1821, Gibsons, BC VON 3A0.  ���36w  Too Late  To CliTsstfy  Wanted: Mature, reliable person,  wilh excellenl references, to care  for 8 month old (tull time) starting  mid September Gibsons, or Davis  Bay area. ���36cn  **��� <*<\  BChydro K  INVITATION TO TENDER  ISSUING OFFICE: B.C. Hydro, Box 159, Sechelt,  B.C. VON 3A0 (885-2211)  UttQUa. E205-40  British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority  (hereinafter) called B.C. Hydro requests offers tor  performance ot the work as described. Each ofler  shall be enclosed In a sealed envelope clearly  identified by the above LWC number and returned to  B.C. Hydro's issuing office not later than the time and  date stated below.  CLOSING TIME OF 2 pm  LOCAL TIME ON AUG. 31,1992  DESCRIPTION OF WOHK: To supply men and  equipment including daggers, blasting and digging  to replace 52 poles In the Gibsons area on GWO  563180. Hydro components to be replaced as  required.  -TsVM'  Why buy, when we've  got your number?  LOW COST FAX  TRANSMISSION  SERVICE  886-7725 or 885-3954  1 Send or receive  ��� Local, national;  international  ��� Reasonable rates  ���Confidential service  For more information  call 885-3930 or 886-2622  COAST^NEWS  Cruice Lane Cowrie St  Gibsons Sechell  . ephemera  Coast News, August 24, 1992  17  SPCA NEWS:  This beautiful three-month-  old malt cal is one of dozens  waiting at Ihe SPCA Tor a  good home. CaU 885-4771 to  view.  TOWN OF GIBSONS  474 South Fletcher Road  P 0. Box 340, Gibsons, B C.  VON 1X0  NOTICE OF TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE  DUE TO PAVING  Please be advised of temporary road closures during the  week of August 24th - 27th, 1992 in location of Gower  Point Road (Franklin to Aldersprlng), Glassford,  Cochrane and Camelta Way, due to re-paving program.  W.A. Fair  SUPERINTENDANT OF PUBLIC WORKS  5 YEARS AGO  Sechell Mayor Bud Koch  has protested to BC Premier  Bill Vander Zalm that a proposed gravel extraction project would desecrate Trail  Bay and ruin the town of  Sechelt. In a telephone interview with the Coast News  Koch said the alternative he  suggests would be the installation of a conveyor system  to run the gravel back to the  existing Porpoise Bay site  and then by barge through  Sechelt Inlet.  Alderman Ken Short  doesn't like the condition of  Sechelt Marsh. "I find this  place disgusting" he told  Sechelt council, "Sechelt  Marsh should be called  Sechelt Swamp."  10 YEARS AGO  Sechelt council blasts  SCRD on office space and  overstaffing. Mayor Bud  Koch expresses strong diss-  approval at the board's decision to pay $60,000 per year  on office space and Alderman Ken Short says "I feel  strongly that the SCRD is  over-staffed."  Gibsons council introduces a bylaw to prohibit the  use of any gun, rifle, pistol,  fowling piece, shotgun, air or  pellet gun, sling-shot or bow  and arrows within village  boundaries.  15 YEARS AGO  A new feature along the  Sunshine Coast Highway  these days is the sunshine  kilometre markers. At present the markers mark off  every even numbered kilometre from Langdale the  entire length of (he Sunshine  Coast and are designed to  make it easier for tourist and  local people alike to locate  the various hospitality units  along the Coast.  25 YEARS AGO  Gibsons and Sechelt arc to  be linked by air with a daily  express air passenger and  freight service to Vancouver.  35 YEARS AGO  Building permits totalling  $5700 in value were granted  by Gibsons Village Commi-  sison Tuesday night. The  largest was for a $4000 one  storey laundry building  32x45 feet on property near  the fireball.  45 YEARS AGO  Gibsons - this village has  had the biggest day of its  existence on Saturday,  August 16. The occasion was  the opening of the new  wharf.  CHANNEL ELEVEN  Tuesday, Aug 25,7 pm  Three Square Miles...The End of the Old Growth Forest?  Join Paul Jones for a lour of the Caren Range.  7:30 pm  Dr. Michel Odent talks wilh Diane Evans about the relationship of  the quality of birth to health in later life.  8 pm  Managing Immigration in the 1990s  8:15 pm  A Standard of Fairness...The BC Tax Assesment Authority.  8:30 pm  Coast Interfaith. Beverly Peters and Maria Kaltio discuss  their Irip toWestem Samoa.  8:15 pm  On The Edge...Parachuting  Wednesday Aug 26,7 pm  MP Svend Robinson talks to the Amnesty International group in  Sechelt. Human Rights in China is Ihe topic.  7:30 pm  Coast Pioneers...Cloe Dayis one of Ihe best known  pioneers of the Sunshine Coasl.  8 pm  Tom Sheldon's Watercolors  No he's not a painter, Tom Sheldon takes us under the water for  Ihis colorful look at life below Ihe surface of the ocean.  8:15pm  On The Edge...Scubadiving  Thursday, Aug 27,7 pm  On The Edge...Rockclimbing  7:30 pm  Artist Patricia Richardson Logie  Taped during ther show at Bernadettes Gallery.  8 pm  "If Only These Walls Could Talk"  1992 marks 100 years of the Anclican Church on the Coast.  8:30pm  Arts Update  Chuck Tkachuk tunes in to the arts on the Coast in September.  afSmma^  MINOR HOCKEY  REGISTRATION  August 29  Sunshine Coast Arena 10am - 2pm  Copy of Birth Certificate Needed  Hockey Equipment  Swap Meet  at the SAME TIME  COME EARLY  coaches and managers needed  Registration  the  will be held at  for tha 1992*93  Skating Saaaon  -w  Sunshine Coast Arena  on Saturday, August 29  from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm  This year: a longer season at less cost  par hour  SCHEDULE (pending registration)  TINY TOTS  Wednesday I 9:30-10:30 am   3:30-4.00 pm  CANSKATEI  (Pre-Beglnner, Beginner, Elementary le Basic Levels)  Monday 6:15-7:00 pm  Wednesday 4:00-5:00 pm  CANSKATE II  (Basic, Novice <fc Proficiency Levels)  Monday 7:00-7:45 pm  Wednesday 5:00-6:00 pm  t. CANFIGURE  Tuesday *\*��. 3:45-6:00 pm  Jry*l*        PRECISION  Tuesday Oaf 5:30-6:00 pm  4.   * TEST k *  Monday ���iirMir** 4:00-6:15 pm  Tuesday -3m%m- 6:00-7:15 pm  Wednesday T���I\'Z 6:00-8:00 pm  Thursday X.J. 3:30-5:45 pm  Red Cross after your blood  The Red Cross is hoping  Sunshine Coasl residents will  roll up their sleeves and come lo  Ihe aid of a good cause Sept. 8  when the first blood donor clinic  in a year takes place at the  Sechelt Legion.  Last September 233 people  donated a total 216 units of  blood at the clinic. This year, the  Red Cross is hoping to top that.  Although it's been a while  since the last clinic, "We're hoping donors haven't forgotten we  still need the blood," said Grant  Lemke, a spokesman for the  donor program. "The early  September clinics are important  to help get our inventory back  up."  Most blood donors are people  who donate regularly, said  Lemke: "We depend on Ihem to  collect Ihe majority of our  blood." While regular donors  can continue to give blood until  their 71st birthday, "We need  younger donors to come in and  Going Away  on Vacation?  Your Secret's  Safe With Us  Leave your cares at home with us.  Pet/Animal Cave  Malt Clearing and Fonranling  Indoor Plant and Vard Maintenance  Regular Home Check or Live-In Service  C>\IL SUMON 885-2228  lake their place," said Lemke.  Most important for first-time  donors is overcoming initial  fears, said local coordinators  Shannon Stockwell and Patti  Kennedy. Actual blood collection only takes about 10 minutes, during which one unit of  blood (about 450 ml) is taken  per donor.  After the blood is collected, it  goes to the Red Cross laboratory  in Vancouver where it's  screened and tested, then distributed to about 90 hospitals in  British Columbia and the  Yukon.  The Red Cross estimates that  aboul 60 per cent of Canadians  require blood transfusions at  some point in their lifetime,  which can range from one unit  for an emergency trauma case lo  four units for a heart operation  and up to 300 units for a bone  marrow transplant.  Donors are asked to fill out a  questionnaire prior to blood collection and those in high risk  groups for AIDS/HIV are asked  not to donate. In addition, blood  is extensively screened and tested for HIV as well as syphilis,  hepatitis and leukemia.  In Canada, unlike the United  States, the Red Cross is exclusively responsible for blood  donation, and uses its own  screening standards, resulting in  "some of the safest blood in the  world," says Lemke.  The Sechelt blood donor clinic will be held between 3 pm  and 8 pm at the legion on Wharf  Road.  Donors should be between 17  and 60, weigh at least 100  pounds and have eaten a substantial meal one lo four hours  prior to donating blood.  1986 Camry 4 Door Liftback  loyotaOualiryandReliatniiry                  $7 OQC  Cassette Stereo, cruise, tilt lifcOO  1987 Mazda 626 LX  Power windows, mirrors, sunrool. cassette  slereo with equalizer, cruise, tilt, alloy wheels  7,427  At SUNSHINE COAST MAZDA, Our Service Staff are  Highly Trained Professionals  with 26 years of Import Service Experience.  ��� ALL MAKES SERVICING  m<Me*rle*a-lVeUk  **K        Ir-touuiiiMt  BONDED LICENSED INSURED  From London* Ontario  England **^ l "JL  ALLIED  The Carelul Movers  Whether your next move takes you across the world or to a new  hometown in Canada, choose Allied. More than 1,100 Allied  representatives Is one reason why Allied moves twice as many  families as any other mover.  Call today lor a free no obligation estimate.  LEI WMY'S TRMSFER LTD.  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BUT BUY YOUR Pfaff LOCALL Y  for the best service and convenience.  <&      WE MEET ALL      <&  w VANCOUVER PRICES**  Sew Saty  Serving the Sunshine Co.ist for 15 Years  Trail Bay mall, Sechelt      885-2725  by Darah Hansen  The World Wildlife Fund  (WWF) has released its 1992  endangered species report listing 230 species at risk in ('ana  da alone, two specific to the  Sunshine Coast and surrounding  area.  "It's mainly due to habitat  degradation - agricultural runoff and urbanization," said  WWF vice-president of communications, Pegi Dover.  In British Columbia, there is  an additional problem - logging.  Stephen Price, vice-president  of conservation, said two bird  populations unique to Coastal  regions are at risk because their  dense rainforest and old forest  habitats are vanishing.  Although the Spotted Owl  has been known to occupy large  areas of newer forest 're-  growth' (minimum 100 years),  said Price, it prefers undisturbed, old forests, (200 to 600  years).  In total,I.S million hectares  of old forest remain on the  southern coast. Of that number,  250,000 hectares are harvested  annually.  'The species may once have  been widespread in the area,"  said Price. Only 50 nests are  estimated in the province now,  wilh 12 actual sightings. The  sightings have mainly been in  Vancouver, Squamish, Fraser  River areas. No Spotted Owls  have been seen on the Sunshine  Coast but 'call sounds' have  been recorded in the Toba Inlet  and Powell River areas. Ilowev  er, the sounds are not consul  ered absolute proof of existence  as the call can be confused with  that of the more commonly  found Barred Owl.  The Marbled Murrelet is also  on the WWF list with an estimated 45,000 breeding pairs  noted on the Canadian coast.  This may seem a large number to be considered endangered, said Price, but Iheir colonial nature puts them at greater  risk to disasters like oil spills  and rainforest depletion.  Sightings of the Murrelet are  extremely rare, said Price, with  "at besl, only a few habitats  known."  Recently, a joint wildlife  sludy by Ihe Forest Service and  the Ministry of F.nvironment  found a "significant" number of  the birds occupying both the  east and wesl slopes of the  The Coast supports a vuricly of hirtllil'e, including this plicated  woodpecker found at Porpoise Bay Park,     losl Johnstone photo  Caren Range.  Funding by Ihe WWF' is used  in conjunction with federal,  provincial and local wildlife  groups in an effort to locale  Canada's wildlife habitats and  determine Ihe degree of Ihreal lo  WALL-TO-WALL INVESTMENT  AVAILABLE AT DeVRIES  NEWSFLASH...  Today's market conditions are prime  for'buying new carpet. Take advantage of this opportunity before the bell  rings and the sale is over.  Ill quality  .Offered  prices, the  of styles  hawk way  any other br.and.  ww^  #eaW^L  SAVE ON IN-STOCK  CARPET & LINO  'PRICES HAVE  NEVER BEEN  BETTER  Wear-Dated* carpet with Stain Blocker Is the most  scientifically advanced generation of nylon carpet  yet produced to resist stains, fading, soiling  and wear. The many benlflts of Wear-Dated carpet  have created a boon for today's busy home  decorator. No longer will your decorating  preferences be dominated by the amount of  upkeep required for your carpet.  Wear-Dated Carpet, with exclusive  locked-in stain  protection looks better longer.  * Monsanto locks stain resistance Into  every strand of fiber that goes into  Wear-Dated Carpet.  * Wear-Dated Carpet brings you a  broad range of colours and styles.  ��� Unsurpassed Quality and  durability.  ��� Certified and warranted by Monsanto.  ���CONNECTION  HOURS:  9-5 MONDAY-  SATURDAY  MAKING HOMES BEAUTIFUL FOR 35 YEARS  709 HWY. 101. GIBSONS ��� 886-7112  each.  The WWF" attempts to educate the public about the nature  of the problems and urges concerned citizen! to conlacl politicians demanding that action be  taken to save Canada's wildlife.  Good  citizens  sought  The Sechell and District  Chamber of Commerce is once  again requesting members of  the community to submit nominations for 'good citizen, good  business and good business person of the year' awards.  Written nominations, along  with a description of why the  person or business deserves to  be recognized, will be accepted  at the chamber office. Box 360,  Sechell, BC VON .U0 or FAX  88.V9S.18 until Oct. I.  Awards will be presented at  the Citizen of the Year banquet  and dance which will be held  on Oct. 17 at the Royal Canadian Legion on Wharf Street,  Sechell. To reserve your tickets  call 88S-3100,  The 1991 recipient of ihe  good citizen award was Lori  Dixon; the good business people were Carole and Rick  Dixon of Sechelt Hardware,  wiih Shop Basy winning the  good business of the year  award.  The chamber is proud lo  continue this iraditional recognition of outstanding businesses  and citizens in our community,"  says Al Driscoll, president.  "They contribute so much to  Sechell and rarely seek or  receive acknowledgement of  their efforts."  Remember  il you're going to  gamble with your  Septic Tank  19737*  ��� ������>�����      *  a flush  is better  than a  full  house!  lor septic tank pumping.  Bonniebrook  Industries  886-7064  ask lor Lucky Larry.  aSf/i Anmiitl  Bicycle Trek  for Life & Breath  Call the B.C Lung Association  l-800-(*5-LUNC or 73I-4%1


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