BC Historical Newspapers

BC Historical Newspapers Logo

BC Historical Newspapers

Sunshine Coast News Mar 7, 1988

Item Metadata


JSON: xcoastnews-1.0176248.json
JSON-LD: xcoastnews-1.0176248-ld.json
RDF/XML (Pretty): xcoastnews-1.0176248-rdf.xml
RDF/JSON: xcoastnews-1.0176248-rdf.json
Turtle: xcoastnews-1.0176248-turtle.txt
N-Triples: xcoastnews-1.0176248-rdf-ntriples.txt
Original Record: xcoastnews-1.0176248-source.json
Full Text

Full Text

 Legislative Library  Parliament Buildings  Victoria, B.C. V8V 1X4  88.8  The Sunshine  Published on the Sunshine Coast 25' per copy on news stands      March 7,1988        Volume 42 Issue 10  A number 'at risk'  Welfare of youth  causes concern  t'ub Scouts from all over the Sunshine Coast gathered lust weekend  and in spite of the rain maintained a high level of energetic en  thusiasm, Here some are shown in u rela) race where participants  must place objects in a scries of cups. ���Ken Collins photo  Lowest per capita in province  Libraries starved for funding  "We simply can't slay open  with only volunteers running It,  It's jusi nol possible," Gibsons  Librarian Pain Feichtner told a  joint meeting of library boards  and municipal representatives  last week. The meeling had been  arranged lo clarify exactly what  needs lo be done by governmenl  officials to permit Sunshine  Coasl libraries and reading centres access lo more funding,  The Regional Dislricl has  stated their willingness io  establish a library function  under Ihe regional board which  would allow ihem lo sel a  budget for funding libraries and  make Ihem eligible to receive a  larger provincial grant lor  books which would be divided  amongst the centres,  But the Sunshine Coasl  Regional Dislricl (SCRD) won't  do anything until il is approached by Gibsons and Sechell  Councils wilh a clear statement  of whal ihey wanl and iheir in-  lenlion of participating.  "The SCRD is nol going lo  Initiate anything," Larry Jar-  dine lold Ihe meeting. "We  have been accused of trying lo  lake ihings over and we won't  be accused of trying lo lake over  the library function."  The route lhal needs to be  laken, from the SCRD's poinl  of view he explained, is that the  municipalities and library  boards will have lo conic lo  some agreement of what their  relationship is going to be. The  libraries can choose lo remain  societies and go lor grams from  the municipalities, or become  municipal libraries and present  a clear outline lo the SCRD of  whal they need lo have done.  An McPhee from the Sechell  library board summed il up,  "The bottom line is, how much  responsibility are ihe  municipalities prepared to accept for Ihe libraries? Thai's'  whal Ihe SCRD needs lo  know."  Each library and reading centre gave a reporl on their cur-  rcnl situation and needs. Bolh  Sechell and Gibsons described  severe space restrictions, bul  iheir mosl pressing need is adequately paid staff. The libraries  arc staffed mainly by  volunteers.  Gibsons representatives said  ihey could gel by, io slarl with,  on a fulltime clerk working 25  hours per week and a junior  clerk for Ihe same amount of  lime, bul staled firmly lhal they  should be working lo be open al  leasl thirty hours per week lo  meel Ihe public demand and  thai would require a third  tulliinie staff member.  The slory from Ihe Sechell  library was much the same.  Their representative said that  the current employee works 15  hours per week, and her hours  need lo be extended to 17.5  hours per week, with a second  staff member for the same  length of lime.  Please turn lo page 19  The School Board is seriously  concerned for the welfare of  teenagers on the Sunshine  Coasl. Al a press conference  lasl Friday, Chairman Maureen  Clayton outlined ihe results of  an analysis conducted by principals and counsellors of the  three high schools in the  Dislricl.  The analysis revealed thai a  significant number of students  in ihe district's secondary  schools are believed by school  personnel io be "al risk". The  term "al risk" describes a condilion which brings students to  a stale of crisis. The levels of  sludenl crisis range from mild  lo severe. Students may be in a  state of unremitting crisis or  move sporadically in and oul of  crisis as iheir circumstances  change. Bul the fad remains  lhal loo many students in the  secondary schools of ihis  dislricl encounter personal and  social problems which  delibilalc, diminish ihe quality  of iheir lives, and reduce, often  drastically, iheir capacity lo  leam.  The causes of student crises  are familiar io all teachers and  io mosi members of ihe public.  They include: depression and  social maladjustment which, if  left untreated, can lead io  suicidal tendencies; child abuse  in all ils forms, and parental  neglect; drug and alcohol abuse,  bolh in ihe family and practised  by the students themselves; extreme distress which develops in  families where ihere is divorce  or separation, death or inadequate   parenting;   teenage  pregnancies (seven in [he first  half of ihis year in ihis dislricl);  problems wilh law enforcement  agencies.  Clayton went on to say that  although many of ihe problems  originate outside Ihe schools,  ihe effects are fell within the  school selling, making il difficult or impossible for students  io learn or live normal lives.  "The Board" said Claylon  "will be seeking help from all  the recognized agencies, bul Ihis  is a community problem and we  are looking for help and cooperation from all members of  ihe community",  Asked whether ihe problem  was worse on Ihe Sunshine  Coasl, Claylon replied, "No. It  seems io be happening  everywhere. It's just lhat this is  a very close-knil community  and we care. People know each  olher on the Coasl so il makes  Ihe problem a personal one."  Discussing ihe possible causes  of ihe problem, Brian Butcher,  Principal of Chatelech Secondary School said, "1 have never  been in a community where  ihere was less for young people  lo do. This is an adult oriented  community."  District Superintendent Art  Holmes suggesled lhal il was  undoubtedly a sign of ihe limes.  Economic pressures, fear of  nuclear war and concern over  pollution all create an atmosphere of fear lhal permeates  Ihe whole society and creates  the pressures that produce the  problems lhal we are dealing  with.  Please turn to page 19  Residents object  Bluff sewer debate boils on  The bluff sewer controversy  livened up Gibsons council  meeling Tuesday and cable TV  viewers gol a good chance lo see  democracy in act ion.  It was question and answer  period and bluff resident Mr.  Lasuta was there again in the  gallery wilh a contingent of  residents opposed io extending  the sewer lo the bluff. The main  Objection is thai many people  have gone lo greal expense lo  install private sewage treatment  systems lhal are effective and  liicy do nol wanl lo pay more  for sewage disposal ihey do nol  feel Ihey need.  TO lop il off, properly  owners, many of whom reside  off Ihe coasl, have been con-  (acted ami asked lo respond if  ihey oppose Ihe planned extension,  Thai is nol fair says Insula.  "Unanswered letters should  be considered spoiled ballots,"  he lold council, alter being informed by Town Administrator  Lorraine Goddard lhal only Iwo  Idlers were received expressing  approval of the plan.  Each properly owner has a  vole, or in the case of a jointly  owned properly, ihe majority of  the owners of lhal properly  decide in which direction a  single vole is cast. Bul ihe voles  are nol all equal. The slrenglh  . of each vole is measured by the  assessed value of Ihe properly.  According lo Goddard there  has been legitimate opposition  registered from owners of 29 of  ihe 59 lots involved representing  $728,800 of Ihe lotal of  $1,513,600 parcel value.  "The opposing petition and  letters are," she Muted in a  reporl lo council, "insufficient  to   prevent   Ihe   work   being  undertaken as a local improvement,"  Bul Lasuta is nol sure lhal  people know whal Ihey are gelling inlo for costs: Al a previous  council meeling he questioned  Ihe estimated costs. Prior lo Ihis  meeting he actually contacted  l he engineers.  "They gave me a lol of facts.  $225,000 will probably lake care  of il," he conceded. "Bin ii  doesn't, lake inlo consideration  hookup.  "A normal hookup is around  $6(X) bul we arc nol lalking  aboul a normal hookup," lie  said and went on lo state he  believed ii would be more like  $4,800 on the bluff.  Lasuta's proposal, supported  by Alderman John Reynolds,  was io allow his participation in  formulating an information lei-  $1 million spent  Road stopped by  lack of right of way  ler dial included installation,  hookup, and pumping. This Idler, if compatible with council,  would Ihen go oul lo all properly owners allecled.  "Any Idler must be considered by all members of council," said Mayor Diane Slrom.  "And, Mr. Lasuta," she added before calling Ihe question  session lo an end, "there is no  problem with you meeting wilh  us, as ihere is no problem wilh  anyone meeling with us."  Redrooffs fire  The Dombrowski residence on Redrooffs Road was completely demolished by lire on Sunday morning al 10:00 am  when the occupanl was al church. Firemen arrived promptly  bin were nol able lo save the structure.  Reporter swears  MLA Larry Guno's name is as ii appears here and not as ii  was reported in Ihis paper's article on the NDP fact finding  leam investigating Aquaculture. The reporter responsible has  sworn lo mend his ways.  Two arrested  On March 5. 1988 al approximately 2:30 am, Gibsons  RCMP were notified of a break-in al the Village Slore in  lower Gibsons in ihe earl) hours of Saturday morning.  Police arrived within minutes and with assistance from a  member of the general public were directed towards a possible suspect.  Police arrested iwo men from Vancouver as ihey attempted  io flee in a boal near ihe Governmenl Wharf.  The iwo have been charged wilh break, enter and theft and  will appear in Sechell Provincial Court ou April 5.  "The Social Credil policy on  highway construction proves  iheir Inability 10 manage Ihe  public money effectively."  Ihose were ihe opening remarks  made by B.C. Liberal Leader  Gordon Wilson as he addressed  community members ai a ques-  lion and answer session following a public meeting in Sechell,  B.C. Ihis week.  Wilson was citing the currenl  posilion of ihe Highways  Ministry with regard lo ihe now  abandoned seclion of Highway  101 north of Sechelt,  "Whal we have is a million  dollar road lo nowhere" he said  referring lo Ihe million dollars  of lax money recently spent on  ihe upgrading of Highway 101.  Wilson weiil on lo say lhal  Ihe million dollars from Ihe  Capital Maintenance Programme had been approved  prior lo Ihe righl of way being  secured.  "Now (hey have lo negotiate  Ihe land purchase afler already  starting Ihe project. There is Ut  ile wonder lhal ihe land owner  is holding oul. Allci all,  wouldn't you if you know lhal  ihe Highways Ministry had  ahead) speni a million dollars  righl up io your doorsiep."  The B.C. l Iberal I eader said  in a Intel sialcnicnl lhal in a  telephone conversation he had  had wilh Mi. Bob Hilton,  Deputy Ministry of Highways,  Mr. Flltton confirmed that ibis  regrettably was common practice in ihe Highways Ministry  and in fad is also Ihe case on a  major project near Parksville  on Vancouver Island, as well as  phase Iwo of Ihe Coquihalla  Highway.  Wilson restated Ihe need lo  gel highway construction back  on irack immediately and said  lhal il was lime he invited ihe  media lo conic and "sec for  themselves" how our lax dollars  are being spent,  Wilson will call a press conference on Ihe Highway 101 siie  ai 9 am on Wednesday morning, March 9.  Ihe two thieves who broke into the  hut were thwarted. It wouldn't starl  Village Store in Gibsons thought to make their getaway in this vessel,  ���Vcrn Klliolt photo  Serving the Sunshine Coast since 1945  ________________  '-������' ������ -���������'��� Coast News, March 7,1988  Comment  Enduring shame  h is an enduring shame that the two municipalities on  the Sunshine Coasl contribute less per capita lhan any  olher municipality in the province, and by a wide margin,  to the financial support of our libraries.  How can we justify ihis continuing disgrace? At a time  when teachers and school trustees arc lamenting the lack of  facilities for the young among us, how can we continue 10  underfund our libraries to such a disgraceful degree?  Thai we have libraries al all is due only 10 the self-  sacrifice of volunteers we have been taking for grained for  years ami whose pleas lor help we systematically ignore.  I hree or four years ago Gibsons quadrupled ils annual  library gram ami was still al lhal lime well below every  oilier municipality in ihe province in ihe support of its  library.  Gibsons lost ihai distinction when Sechell restructured  from a village of SIX) to a distrlcl municipality of close io  5,lXX) bul did nol significant!) add lo Ihe funds available lo  ils library,  Can our politicians be persuaded to drop their personal  feuds and foi gel their personal megaprojects long enough  io vole a respectable amount of money io fund our  libraries? Do Ihe people of the Sunshine Coasl really care  so little aboul the availability of books?  Too busy  to think  And while we are thinking critically, how about our  million dollar road io nowhere? That il should be common  practice to start building highways before acquiring the  necessary land is mind-boggling.  Whal this province needs is lo elect a governmenl wilh  sonic competence and sonic common sense regardless of  ils political hue. Ihe waste and Incompetence which is  commonplace is outrageous and we continue to battle  away aboul philosophic illusions.  Nero al least was Irving lo make music while Rome  burnt. We're jusi loo busy arguing lo ihink.  5 YEARS AGO  "We are going to honour our commitment for a late  nighl lerry sailing in the summer schedule," said B.C.  Feriies Chairman Slu Hodgson in Gibsons last week.  Hodgson was on the Sunshine Coasl al Ihe request ol  Ihe regional Transportation Committee.  The aquacullure conference sponsored by the  Economic Development Commission and held last week  at Ihe regional board offices in Sechell reflected the  growing interest locally in Ihe aquaculture business, as  14 oyster farmers, 12 salmon farmers and two commercial fishermen from Ihe local area and Vancouver Island  discussed the progress in their operations, and the problems facing the young industry.  10 YEARS AGO  Reported sightings ol UFOs have been identified as  ISOs. The Identified Standing Objects, sighted around  Ihe Granthams area, first reported as UFOs are apparently Ihe headlights ol standing train engines on the B.C.  Railway track lo Squamish.  15 YEARS AGO  Vandalism is becoming so serious lhal Gibsons'  mayor Waller Peleison and the aldermen will seek advice  Irom the Gibsons Detachment ol Ihe RCMP. Bolh Ihe  mayor and aldermen regarded Ihe situation as serious  with many home, church and school windows having  been broken recently.  20 YEARS AGO  Too many unlicenced  dogs are roaming Gibsons  streets menacing citizens, children and small dogs which  they are attacking and killing.  A whale captured in Pender Harbour was photographed lasl week.  25 YEARS AGO  Chief Charles Craigan was re-elected chief ol Sechell  Band council and a fourth member was added lo the  councillors because ol a population increase. The band  is allotted one councillor lor each 100 in the band. Presenl population is 437.  30 YEARS AGO  Mr. Henry Smood, building contractor from Porl Alber-  ni, and owner ol the sleek $15,000 Navion aircraft standing mud-splattered but otherwise undamaged on the  liny emergency airstrip al Wilson Creek, was thankful indeed lo have found a haven in his time ol Irouble and  praised the municipalities for their foresight in having  developed a much needed airfield In Ihis localion.  35 YEARS AGO  Al Roberls Creek last Friday evening, a near capacity  audience gathered in the community hall to hear the programme presented by the Roberls Creek Siring Orchestra, under the able direction of Miss Margaret Macln-  tyre.  40 YEARS AGO  The modern logger is now equipped wilh powersaws  and sleel helmets, a condsiderable improvemenl over the  old spring board, axe and crosscut saw equipment.  The Sunshine  Published by GLASSFORD PRESS LTD.  Kdltorlal    Penny Fuller      Ken Collins  Advertising  Production  Trail Burnside  Jan Schuks  John Gilbert  Bev Cranston  Liz Tanibochln  Bonnie McHeffcy  Mary Connor  The Sunshine COAST NEWS Is a locally owned newspaper, published on the Sunshine Coast, B.C. every Monday by Glassford Press  Ltd., Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0. Gibsons Tel. 886-2622 or  886-7817; Sechelt Tel. 885-3930. Second Class Mail Registration No.  4702.  The Sunshine COAST NEWS is protected by copyright and reproduction ol any part of it by any means Is prohibited unless permission in  writing is first secured from Glassford Press Ltd., holders of the  copyright. SUBSCRIPTION RATES  Canada: 1 year 135; 6 months 120; Foreign; 1 year 140  UP THE POLLS  Skelly speaks of El Salvador  hy Penny Fuller  Lasl October, MP Ray Skelly  visited Fl Salvador as pan of an  International leam of politicians  who were escorting exiled opposition leaders hack into the  country as pari of the Central  American Areas Peace Plan.  Nexl week he returns to El  Salvador, with Honduras added  to ihe itinerary, and he will be  spending Iwo weeks looking inlo the refugee camps.  In an interview with the  Coasl News lasl week, he talked  aboul ihe situation in Central  America, whal he saw ihere and  whal he e.xpecls from his upcoming trip.  C.N.: Why FT Salvador particularly? Why nol Nicaragua'.' i  SKELLY: The 24th of March  is the anniversary of Ihe  assassination of Oscar Ramaro,  so there's probably going lo be  a major public demonstration in  San Salvador. Every lime  they've done It, Ihe army's  broken il up and killed a bunch  of people. It's going to be interesting to sec, alter a couple of  years. You know ihey claim it's  moving forward toward a more  democratic process.  The oilier thing is that the  elections are going to go on. All  Ihe mayors of the major communities will be elected as well  as the legislators, so dial's going  to be interesting to see how lhal  goes down.  C.N.: You're going lo be arriving there al a very explosive  lime, withoul a fleet of bodyguards. Doesn't that concern  you?  SKELLY: I ihink that what  would happen lo you is you  could gel caught in a bad situation accidently. When 1 left on  the last trip, I had no idea what  was happening, I was on the  ground in Mexico City and then  il started to conic together a liltle more clearly.  Ii turned out fine, There were  a lol of precautions, When we  niei with ihe socialist parly  down there, they ran you down  through a whole series of  buildings and long hallways.  And al every turn, you were  frisked. They've jusi been this  route so many times thai  everybody who went into thai  room had been frisked Iwo or  three limes.  And for example, the people  are extremely cautious, even  aboul talking lo you.  C.N.: Is Ihis something new?  I don'l remember the NDP in  Ihe past becoming so personally  involved in international investigations?  SKELLY: Il just makes me  so goddamned angry lhal ihey  can do lhal. You know ... jusi  ... ihey killed 65,000, literally  murdered 65,000 people. And  lhal doesn't count Ihe deaths  from the civil war. Just round  you up, torture you, mutilate  you and kill you - kids, adults,  men, women, you know,  everyone, jusi because ihey  ihink you'd probably vole  wrong if there was an election,  II just is outrageous.  And Canada has laken such a  rotten position on ihis, because  of our proximity lo Ihe United  States. The budgei in place  from 1986 - Salvadoreans put in  aboul   $580,000,000  Americans pul in over  $600,000,000. They pay for the  army, pay lor all Ihe guns, ammunitions, infraslructure,  equipment, airplanes ...  everything. And by proxy Ihey  paid for Ihe death squads.  They never complain aboul  il. They've had two major kill-  ings of Americans, ihe nuns in  1980 who were killed. They  were kidnapped, raped and  murdered. Edith Ford was one  of ihem. And she has a brolher  in New York. He's been working for seven years to try and  gel...Ihey know exactly who did  it...to gel some kind of court  proceeding on it. He's been  totally unsuccessful.  And the olher one was Iwo  employees of the American  Agrarian Reform Workers,  who were working with the  Agrarian Reform Commission  down ihere. 1 hree people walk  inlo the reslauranl in the  Sheraton Hold there and use  (heir machine guns. And Ihey  all walk oul like Ihere was jusi  nothing to it. They know exactly who did lhal and they've  never been broughl lo justice  either, because ihe governmenl  jusi says 'drop dead'.  C.N.: What are you planning  on doing with ihe information,  whal you see and learn, alter  your irip?  SKELLY: Whai we're contemplating actually is a meeting  in every area. We'd like lo do  some publicity on the thing.  This aVca is really active in terms  of Central American issues and  agencies.  We're doing a fair amount  with ihe Nicaraguan Embassy in  Ottawa, trying to make sure  thai Nicaragua's been completely cul off from export credit by-  Canada.  There's been son of the silent  hand of Ihe American governmenl  encouraging Canada lo  participate in a blockade.  C.N.: Nicaragua has been cul  off from export to Canada?  SKELLY: Yeah, by the E.x-  porl Development Commission.  There's a lot of interesting  things thai go on Ihere. Like  Nicaragua, once cut oui of the  American markets, really  started to target areas in  Canada's basic exports; beef,  coffee, sugar and so on.  Mexico, which is massively in  debl to us. who will never repay  the debt, is given all sons of export developmeni credit. Bul  Nicaragua has a very small debl  that existed with Ihe Samosa  governmenl, so Samosa ran up  the debt with us, then raided the  treasury and ran off lo  Paraguay. The new regime can-  nol gel export credit wilh us  even though Ihere is a small c.x-  isiing debt. Il is likely those  kinds of things have been pul in  place by the Americans.  We cannol purchase products  in the United States, a Canadian  company, and then trans-ship it  io Nicaragua. We have an  agreement with the Americans  that we will not aid the  Nicaraguans by purchasing and  transmitting through ihe  blockade.  C.N.: What's Ihe NDP  foreign policy on Cenlial  America?  SKELLY: h's very supportive. You know.,.human rights,  1 guess you'd find thai generally  things like foreign aid would be  dependent on performance, Ihe  move towards democratization',  and human rights, thai type of  thing.  There'd be a lot more outspoken criticism of what's going  on down there and attempts to  tie into the peace process.  Skelly will be returning to  Canada on March 24th.  On the road with Ian Tyson  by Stephen Hubert  Since first coming to Canada  from Hawaii in 1976, I have  heard much aboul Canadian  folk hero Ian Tyson. In par-  lieular I was alerted aboul the  classic Tyson composition  'Summer Wages', which captures a bittersweet taste of  Pacific northwest life.  It was many years later when  I first heard the song and shortly after that when I discovered  his then newly released album  'Old Corrals and Sagebrush'.  These firsl encounters with  the man's music gave me a clear  indication lhat this was an  unusual artist whose work I  should look into. The style and  texture of the music on 'Old  Corrals...' distinguished it from  other, more commercial country music recordings in thai  there was a definite 'Western'  edge to the material and also in  that the musicianship and performances on the record were  unusually creative.  By the time Tyson's second  Columbia Records release in the  series, titled simply, 'Ian  Tyson', was in my possession  the following year, I was a true  fan. Still today, I am stunned by  the creativity of some of the  work on this second album.  Working oul of a very traditional sense of Western music,  he slays true to these rools while  creating a sound that is at once  progressive and contemporary.  It is this quality which, for me,  marks this man as one of the  truly credible artists of our lime.  Il is the task of an artist (in any  field) to show us something of  the lime we are living in as that  time relates to the larger scheme  of filings, to give us lhal feeling  of iranscendence.  Ian Tyson's art shows us the  passing herds of buffalo and  hard working buckaroos againsl  a backdrop of whistling winds,  rustling sagebrush and a changing world where nothing will be  as it was,  Last year, when the third  album in this series, 'Cowboy-  ography' was released, I was  immedialcly struck by the  maturity of the song writing and  the freshness of the production.  It was clear to me that Tyson  was settling in to what he  wanted to be doing.  When the opportunity to join  his band for an up-coming  American tour dropped into my  lap this past September, I saw it  as an opportunity lo explore the  man and his music more closely.  If Ian Tyson lakes anything  seriously, il is his life as a  cowboy.  He maintains a tidy ranch in  southern Alberta where he  raises and trains culling horses.  This pasl fall one of his horses  (nickname, 'Blghead') won the  non-pro Futurity in BC and the  Canadian challenge at the  Calgary Stampede in Alberta.  Ian, of course, was ihe trainer  and rider al bolh events. (Cutting horses are specially bred lo  select certain cows oul of a herd  and 'cut' them free; unique intelligence and skills arc required).  It is Tyson's genuine interest  in this life and his remarkable  talent as an artist which combine lo give us songs capturing  the realism of the western  lifestyle.  In Montana, as a particular  example, one of the songs from  'Cowboyography' is being  heralded as ihe state song. Entitled 'The Gift', the selection  outlines the life of artist Charles  M. Russell against a suggestion  that 'The Lord' chose Charlie  Russell to mark the passing of  the west.  hi anolher song from the new  album, filled 'Fifty Years Ago'  dan's favourite), the artist uses  a  real  life  brothel  in   Elko,  I believe Ian Tyson has  chosen his place in history  carefully, He has.refused the  glitter of Nashville and stuck  with ihe integrity his lifestyle as  a working cowboy demands,  From whai I heard I believe his  besl work in music is yet to  come, fhings seem lo be going  his way after 25 years in this  business. Maybe ihe price we  have io pay lor an arlisl of Ihis  stature is thai we have lo accept  a man who may be a little more  callous publicly lhan his art  would indicate. And so the  story goes.  ''Aml I've kept right on a gain'  But I drink before I ride  That bottle brings me courage  I believe I'm damn near out of  pride  I think I'd get me a factory job  If you 'd help me make my stand  Hetty, leave your lights on  dariin'  I'm gonna make it if lean..."  "Old Cheyenne"  from "Cowboyography"  (copyright Ian Tyson)  Please turn to page 19 Coast News, March 7,1988  Fundraiser found to be outrageous  Editor:  I was outraged to learn that  local organizers raised funds for  our high school hero by selling  tickets to an evening of entertainment that included naked  women wrestling on stage!  What could they have been  thinking of? Everyone knows  the really big money is in  kinkier stuff. If this many male  pillars of our community paid  twenty dollars to see naked  women wrestling, how much  would they pay to see something  more unusual? (Rev. Swaggert  paid $50 US to watch pornographic acts.)  Obviously there is a top end  to this. No one would give a  plugged nickel to see the truly  taboo - sex education in high  school.  But to give credit where it's  due, the organizers wisely  refrained from looking for support dollars from the women of  our area, guessing correctly that  few would give to a sport where  two boys bash each other about  the head (presumably thinking  that part of the anatomy either  least sensitive or likely to be  damaged).  My niece, also in Tony's  class, is on the provincial  volleyball team. I'm positive  there are plenty of women here  that would pay big bucks to see  a man scrub out a toilet bowl.  But perhaps that would be in  poor taste.  Mara Beinarovics,  Pharmacist  Gibsons  4, UNDERWATER  C       SPECIALISTS  ���4 24 hr. Services  Operations Centrally Located  diving services ltd. In Egmont  883-2113  Pender School Library funds sought  Editor:  The parents, staff and  Students of Ihe Pender Harbour  Secondary School request your  help as part of a continuing effort lo make the school library a  vital resource and reading cenlre  for our students,  Over Ihe pasl few years,  many changes io ihe curriculum  have occurred, particularly in  Social Studies and Science. This  , has generated a need for new  resource material which cannot  be adequately met by current  budget allocations; therefore,  we are appealing to you for  your support.  Our hope is that you, as an  individual, will wish to donate  to our library fund. As a  measure of our appreciation,  the names of those who choose  lo donate will be inscribed on a  plaque lo be placed in Ihe  library.  This project is fully supported by the Board of School  Trustees. Receipt for income  tax purposes will be issued.  Please address your donation  to - Library Fund - Pender Harbour Second School. Should  you require more information,  please call the school at  883-2727.  In addition to cash donations, our library would also  greatly appreciate the donation  of good used books. These  books must be in good condilion and suitable for Grade 7-12  students. The books may be fictional or non-fictional material.  If you do have books you would  care to donate, they may be  dropped off at the high school  during school hours.  Needless to say, your dona-  lion will be greatly appreciated  by the students of the Pender  Seniors9 lifestyle suffers  Editor:  On February 26, 6 pm, CBC  News, Robbie and Rory  Hooper of Sechelt appeared in  headline news, re: cancellation  of Helicopter Ambulance Service from Sechell to Vancouver,  in which Robbie Hooper stated  the Ambulance Service is not a  frill, bul was a life-saving service to her desperately ill son  Rory, who suffered from Pere-  tonilis on January 27.  Our health care service and  the value of human life in our  community of Sechelt and area  is being undermined and sadly  neglected by the ferry service  and now the Air Ambulance  Service by the Health Ministry  and the powers that be.  We find this most disturbing  that the service is no longer  available to him or any other  citizens in need when time is of  the essence.  Prime  RETAIL SPACE  available in  Sunnycrest Mall  500 sq. ft. to 1200 sq. ft.  Ideal For  Books, Cards  Camera Store  Specialty Store  Records & Tapes  CALL: Marvin Mogul, 277-3688    Vancouver Collect  It is appalling to us as seniors  that our Canadian Judiciary  and the medical health system is  fragmented from province to  province and controlled by collection agencies.  Seniors pensions are not  uniform from province to province in Canada which causes  financial hardship.  Mary Hamar  Joan's  message  Editor:  Although my friend, Joan  Warn, is beginning to feel like  her old self again, she is concerned because she has not yet  been able to say her personal  thanks to many of her late husband, Jack's, and her own,  friends.  Joan is off to spend a little  time with her sister and in the  interim, before her return, she  has asked me to express her  gratitude to those who have in  lieu of flowers, so generously  supported Jack's special interests.  We wish Joan a peaceful and  regenerating visit and will shortly welcome her home to Gibsons. Verity Purdy  More letters  Page 16  Wmm  r,����  i <*"�� t��^  Val  Ine  Lon  ^-a��     Cwt & Blow Dry  r\^_\J^^\ i     - With Val, Ine or Lori  &��  ci^  THIS WEEK March 7-12  Anyone up to 19  $1000  ^^ Shampoo & Set  ^^���_^__________S00  Any Other Senior Service C A%  March 21-26 311  Off  SUPEfiSHAPE  Unisex Hair, Skin  & Health Centre  Harbour Secondary School for  many years to come.  Thank you from the staff,  studenls and parents of the  Pender   Harbour   Secondary  .School  MORTGAGE UPDATE  Mar. 4  6 mo.  1 yr.  2yr.  3 yr.  4 yr.  5yr.  1st  9 50  10.00  10.50  11.00  11.25  11.50  2nd  11.25  1175  1.2 25  13.25  V.R.M.  9.75  Professional Real Estate Service  Stan and Diane Anderson  (Oil.| 885-3211 (Res.) 885-2385 Vancouver Toll Free: 684-8016  Anderson Realty Ltd., Sechelt  Backed By Ford's 'V.T.D. ' WARRANTY'  Ask For The Details ��� v.hm. rim. < dm.���.  1984 BRONCO II 4X4  Vh  Aulomalic  lu lone Painl  Powc Wincn  1984  F-350 4X4 CREW CAB  351 V8, Automatic.  1-Owner  1985 EC0N0LINE VAN  0 Cy,    Aulomaln.  98 000 kms  Very Clean  1985 TEMPO 2-DOOR  4 Cyl., Auto, Very Clean,  Priced lo Sell  1981 OLDS ROYAL  4 DOOR  V8 aulomalic  clean many extras  1986 FORD F250 4X4  102 EFI. 4 Speed. Two-Tone Paint  Stk.#TK-1127  1985 TEMPO 4 DR  ���1 Cyi    4 Si)    Veiy Clean  1983  TOYOTA COROLLA SR5  4 Cyl. 5 Speed. Clean  Let's make a Deal1!  1984 BRONCO 4X4  351 V8  Aulomalic.  T rail low Equippea  J -Owner  Slk   #87-059 1  1978 XTC VAN  RAISED ROOF  V8-Automalic.   Fully  Camperized.  Refrigerator. Furnace, Stove, Oven,  Toilet. Very Clean  1977. GMC VAN  V8 Automatic.  Tradesman Special  M995  1976 TOYOTA  LAND CRUISER 4X4  6 Cyl, Standard.  "A Real Hunting Machine"  1987 BRONCO 4X4  Eddie B.iuf" Package           1  f <cellen! Condition  1984^_  PM��NT  MffllO kms. Red Painl  1985 COUGAR  V6. Auto  Well Equipped   A/C  Tilt/Speed. Very Clean  1981 GRAND LEMANS  2 Door. V8 Automatic, Till  Wheel. Power Windows.  Slk. #07-057-1  1973  TOYOTA COROLLA 2DR  4 Cyl Aulomalic  1-Owner   78.000 MiIrs  1980 JIMMY 4X4  V8. automatic  "Lei's Make A Deal"  $3995'  1982 DATSUN B210  J Cyi    ? Door  Yellow  Very Economical  1986 T-BIRD  V8. EFI, Aulomatic, Overdrive,  Loaded with Options  Stk #67-320-1  1977 FORD LTD  V8  Aulo   ? Door  76 000 Miles  South Coast Ford Sales  IUSED VEHICLE SALES POLICYI  All oJ our premium used vehicles receive a 44  POINT SAFETY and MECHANICAL CHECK.  The EXTERIOR, INTERIOR. UNDER THE HOOD  and UNDER THE CAR are completely in  specled A COMPRESSION TEST is done on  the engine and the vehicle is finally ROAD  TESTED.  Once this inspeclion is complete and ou' lully  LICENSED TECHNICIAN is satisfied a report  is SIGNED and FILED wilh the management of  our dealership At Ihis lime il is decided  whether ot no! we should wholesale the vehicle to a used cat broker, or repair and retail the  vehicle locally  Potential customers for the vehicles we decide  to sell locally are encouraged to ask a  salesperson fo see a copy ol Ihis inspection,  and may also speak directly to the technician  who performed the work WE HAVE NOTHING  TO HIDE FROM YOU  All vehicles 1980 and newer come wilh AT NO  CHARGE, A FORD MOTOR COMPANY  VARIABLE TIME AND DISTANCE (VTDf  POWERTRAIN WARRANTY. This warranly ap  plies fo all makes and models but is backed by  Ford Molor Company  Depending on Ihe yea', the warranty runs from  3 monlhs'5.000 km fo 12 monfhstfO.OOO km.  provided the vehicle has no more than 160 000  km on the odometer  Furlher, lor nominal charges, you can warranty  you' used vehicle lor up tc 24 months 40 000  km One ot our sales stalf can give you full  delays  If a vehicle does nol have a warranly wifh  ou' sales stall is instructed to tell you why  does nol and Ihe vehicle will be priced appropriately.  Let Us Help Take the Guesswork Out of Buyinq a Used Vehicle  BUY WITH CONFIDENCE -  nEMEMBEft���YOU MAKE US NUMBER 1  BEST BRAND!  NEXT TO BRAND NEW!  AUTHORIZED  REMANUFACTURED  DEALER INSTALLED  PASSENGER &  LIGHT TRUCK  LONG BLOCK  ASSEMBLIES  Special Includes  Engine, Gaskets &  Installation Labour  Ford  Ford  Ford  Ford  Ford  G.M.  G.M.  G.M.  300    6 Cyl.  302    V8  390 V8.EES 60,2 EKS.  351M V8  400 V8  250  305  350  Prices for olher applications,  including vans, upon request.  Oil & additional parts extra.  Core charge extra.  Chrysler 225  Chrysler 318  Chrysler 360  V8  IC.n,  V8  (Cm  6 Cyl.  V8  V8  REGULAR  $1,670  1,795  1,830  2,055  2,055  ' 1,560  1,775  1,730  1,445  1,790  2,030  SPECIAL  $1,495  1,595  1,595  1,755  1,755  1,345  1,495  1,445  1,295  1,545  1,730  WE WILL NOT BE UNDERSOLD  Service Loaners for Lite ��� Lifetime Service Guarantee ��� Free Oil Changes for Life  SOUTH COAST FORD  ' Corner ol Cowrie  ;& Inlet, Sechelt        OPEN LATE    THURS. & FRI. 885-2818.  FORD ��� LINCOLN ��� MERCURY  _  -*l Coast News, March 7.1988  Diana McCrae is part of the tree planting crew of nine working in West Sechelt. ��� Vem Kllloii ptioiu  SCEDS crew kicks off  silvicultural program  The Sunshine Coasl  Economic Development Society  (SCEDS) sponsored silviculture  crew is planting 12,000 seedlings  in Wesl Sechell for the Ministry  of Forest and Lands as a training exercise. This crew of nine is  being managed by Jackson  Brothers Logging Ltd., and  trained under Canada Employment and Immigration Commission funding in various  silviculture operations such as  plaining, brushing and spacing  lo help ihem acquire  employable skills.  The intensive training course  is five and a half months long  and graduates skilled workers  with Industrial lirsl Aid tickets  who can fill the need for trained  silvilculture crewpersons.  Over 1500 hectares are  harvested annually in the  Sechell Foresl District, of which  aboul KXX) require replanting,  The rest will be regenerated  from seedlings already on Ihe  Elphinstone Electors  Association  MEETING  Wednesday, March 9, 1988  7:30 pm  Cedar Grove School  You Are Welcome To Join Us!  area before logging, or new  seedlings sprouting naturally  afler harvest.  "Over one million seedlings  are planted annually in (he  Dislrict which works oul lo  about two trees plained for  every one harvested, If we account for natural regeneration it  works oul lo aboul three irees  for every one harvested", explains Doug Bacala, the  Silviculture Resource Officer  for the Sechelt Foresl Dislricl.  "The plaining program provides aboui 72 person-months  of employment directly and  another 144 indirectly".  One of Ihe grads from the  previous SCEDS class is currently carrying oul a spacing  contract in the Grey Creek area  and employs members of his  class. Of ihis year's graduating  class four members have  already been offered employment by a local spacing contractor and three olhers will be  employed in planting.  Province of British Columbia  PUBLIC NOTICE  ROYAL COMMISSION  ON EDUCATION  (Public Inquiries Act, R.S.B.C. 1960, Chapter 315)  Barry M. Sullivan, Q.C.  has been appointed as Commissioner with a general mandate to review education in the  province of British Columbia.  FINAL DATE FOR  SUBMITTING BRIEFS  APRIL 1, 1988  The Commissioner wishes to thank the persons in all areas of the Province who  have submitted briefs. They have been well-prepared and contain excellent points  of view pertaining to education. The Commissioner would appreciate receiving further  valuable public input. The final deadline is Friday, April 1,1988 for submitting written  briefs, or making a verbal submission at a Public Hearing.  All representations to the Commission must be made either at a hearing, or by a written  brief, or by letter, addressed to the Secretary.  Telephone (24 Hours)  Call collect  (0)660-4010  On behalf of the Commission:  Mr. John Walsh, Secretary  Royal Commission On Education  #350 - 900 Howe St.,  Vancouver, B.C. V6Z 2M4  Police  The police request the  public's assistance to find the  culprits who spray painted  obscenities on the rear wall of  Cedar Grove School on Ihe  night of February 27-28.  An investigation by both Gibsons and Sechelt detachments  ended in the search of a Roberts  Creek residence on February 27.  In the search a quantity of  marihuana and equipment to  grow it were seized. Charges of  possession for the purpose of  trafficking and cultivation of a  narcotic are pending.  Following an investigation  March 2, a 24 year old Gibsons  male has been charged wilh  trafficking in a narcotic.  Two young offenders have  charges pending for a break-in  lasl December 19 of a residence  on King Road and for Ihefl of  properly.  At Gibsons  Council  Sunnycrest Mall has petitioned Gibsons Council for permission to place a sign in lower  Gibsons telling people that they  and other businesses "are up  the hill".  The request was referred to  the next planning meeting for  consideration.  Taylor Peach and Association Limited have completed  Iheir feasibility study on the installation of a breakwater in the  vicinily of Armours Beach and  Gibsons planner Rob Buchan  reported lo council last Tuesday  he will have copies distributed  (o council prior to Ihe next planning meeting.  Roberts Creek Fire Department has asked Gibsons Council for a letter of support in obtaining "Jaws of Life" lype  equipment. They are applying  lo Ihe Lotteries Foundation for  some of the funding, as is Gibsons, through the Kinsmen  Club, for similar equipment.  Before giving their approval,  council was concerned whether  or not il would conflict wilh  Gibsons Fire Department's application.  "I spoke to the Gibsons Fire  Chief tonight," said Alderman  Dixon explaining lhal both  departments supported each  other's goal and that every  department could use one.  THANK YOU to FlwtliiM Parts And Equipment, Tunnne Concrete, John Christina  and Red Truck Cedar, and Mike Rindleman and trie Gibsons Volunteer Fire  Department lor lending us Iheir equipment lor our very successlul AIRBRAKES  course Your support is appreciated  From Continuing Education (School Dislrict 46)  UUHjjUBUJraj^urawiWilTOW.��lE*3,'*rc^^^  Spring Clean Vour  CARPET, UPHOLSTERY, DRAPES  Professional carpet, and  upholstery cleaning  utilizing both "DRY EXTRACTION and conventional high power  "STEAM EXTRACTION"  systems.  Don't risk damaging your  valuable carpets and  upholstery with do-it-yourself  systems.  Trust  QUALITY  CARPET CARE  iA division ol Dee's Fine Cleaning)  886-8564  J  ADULT BASIC EDUCATION  CONFERENCES  The Sechelt Campus of Capilano College  WELCOMES the  ADULT BASIC EDUCATION  PROVINCIAL CONFERENCE  March 10th to 12th, 1988  and the  ABE ADMINISTRATORS  CONFERENCE  March 13th to 15th, 1988  Capilano College,  5627 Inlet Avenue, Sechelt  885-9310  NATIONAL REAL  ESTATE SERVICE  NORTH AMERICA'S^#^REAL ESTATE MARKETING SYSTEM.  GIBSONS REALTY LTD.  R.R. 02 SUNNYCREST PlAZA, H8h-2277 OR  GIBSONS, fl.t. VON IVO TOIL FREE 682-151 i  Ltd-  dean 7  ReaWV  ���      The Newest Member  Of Their Sales Force Is  KEN GODDARD  Ken will be happy to help any of his many friends and associates on the Sunshine Coast  to find the property they want, or to sell the property they've outgrown  Please Call Ken Any Time At  886-2277(bus)   886-7172 (res���)   682-1513 (Van. Toll Free)  BfflBPgEMiiSBgMBlHgai Coast News, March 7,1988  Roberts    Creek  Firemen show appreciation  by Jeannie Parker, 885-2163  The Elphinstone Recreation  Group has been a good friend  of the Roberts Creek Volunteer  Fire Department over the years,  providing funds for many items  and projects and helping the  firemen raise their own funds  with their annual bingo. The  firemen have valued this support and decided to show their  appreciation to the bingo  workers and kitchen ladies with  a dinner in their honour on  February 27.  The firemen organized and  hosted a delicious prime rib dinner al the firehall, enjoyed by all  who allended, especially the  wives who got off easy. Chairman Bruce Puchalski and Chief  Denis Mulligan said a few  words of thanks lo the members  of Elphic Rec, including  acknowledgement of donations  from the bingo and the kitchen  ladies for the new 'Jaws of  Life'.  Then the cake was cut, the  tables pushed back, and the  dancers look over the floor.  Thanks to Elphinstone Rec for  some 30 years of service to the  community and thanks to the  firemen for an excellent party to  commemorale lhal contribution.  ST. PAT'S DA Nil;  Faith and begorrah, St.  Patricks's Day is almost upon  us. The Roberts Creek Legion is  celebralin.!. early this Saturday,  March 12 with a dinner and  dance. Entertainment will be  provided by the well known  Irish group, the Jimmy Bryce  Duo, guaranteed to be a real  crowd pleaser.  Cocktails are at 6 pm, a traditional Irish dinner at 7 pm.  Tickets are $10 each at Seaview  Market or 885-5556. Members  and guests welcome.  The little legion is really hopping these days with special  entertainment every weekend.  George Page will be there this  Friday, March 11 starting at  8:30 pm. Coming up on March  18 and 19 is fiddler Dan  Shepherd accompanied by  Elliot and Gustasson on guitar  and banjo. See next week's column for more details.  VOLUNTEER DANCE  The '63 Ramblers were a big  hit at Ihe Roberls Creek Community Hall lasl November and  they're back this Saturday for  the Volunteer Action Centre's  dance. Tickets are $6 in advance  at Seaview Market and Coast  News in Sechelt.  No minors  please.  AUXILIARY MEETING  The Roberts Creek Branch of  St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary  hosted the February birthday  party for the extended care unit.  The patients were delightfully  entertained by Mr. and Mrs.  Aubin.  The next meeting of the auxiliary is Monday, March 14 at  10:30 in the Roberts Creek  Legion. New members are  always welcome.  HOURS EXTENDED  By popular demand the  Roberts Creek Community  Library is expanding its hours  on Tuesday evenings to allow  people more time to use the  reference books. The library  will now be open from 6 to 9  pm (Tuesdays only). Students  are urged to use this opportunity to do their school projects  that require materials that can't  be taken out of the library.  NEW POSTS  John Williams has been at it  again. He recently spent most of  a day setting posts for new  'bumper logs' in front of the  post office and library. Another  of John's good deeds for the  community performed unasked,  but not unappreciated.  WEDNESDAY MEETING  Voting members of Legion  Branch 219 are reminded of the  general meeting this Wednesday, March 9 al 7:30 pm.  ANNUAL MEETING  The annual meeting and elections for the Roberts Creek  Community Association are  coming up this month. You can  buy your new memberships  before then at the community  library.  Sechelt    Scenario  Operation Eyesight  by Peggy Connor, 885-9347  Travel to Asia with Tony  Hoare, son of Eric and  Rosemarie Hoare of West  Sechelt.  Tony has spent the last two  and a half years travelling  around the world and has taken  beautiful slides. This series  features Asia.  The slide show takes place at  St. Hilda's Church Hall on  Saturday, March 12, 7:30 pm  with refreshments served at the  break. This is the St. Hilda's  Community Women's project.  Proceeds go to Operation  Eyesight, an outreach program  where doctors donate their expertise so that people in places  like Indian can see.  Groups thai sponsor such a  project are provided with pic-  lures of those who are helped,  as well as correspondence.  ST. MARY'S  SECHELT BRANCH  Sechelt Branch of St. Mary's  Hospital Auxiliary will meet on  Thursday March 10, at 1:30  pm, St. Hilda's Church Hall.  The forthcoming business  lunch needs a convenor. The in  formation on past lunches is  outlined in a book, so all that is  needed is someone to head it up.  DVA REP TO VISIT  VETERANS AND WIDOWS  Attention to all veterans and  widows who wish to meet with  the DVA rcpresenlalive who  will be here Thursday, March 10  al the Sechell Branch of the  Royal Canadian Legion Branch  140.  For   appointment   phone  885-3486.  SHORNCLIFFE AUXILIARY  The Shorncliffe Auxiliary  donated a floor standing hair  dryer worth in excess of $300  this will greatly assist the hairdressing volunteers.  Their next meeting is on  Tuesday, March 15, at 1:30 pm  in the 2nd floor conference  room at Shorncliffe. The  speaker will be Vicki Wynne,  Director of Activities.  Davis Bay  News & Views  ��Gibsons  Swimming Pool  Jan. 11 ���  June 30,1988  MONDAY & WEDNESDAY  Early Bird  Aqua Fit  Ease Me In  Lessons  Noon  Lessons  Swim Fil  6:30 a.m.- 8:30 a.m.  9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.  10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.  11:00 a.m.-11:30 am.  11:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.  3:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.  7:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.  TUESDAY  Fit & 50+ 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.  Senior Swim 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.  Adapled Aquatics 2:30 p.m.- 3:30 p.m  Lessons 3:30 p.m.- 6:00 p.m.  Public 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.  Co-ed Fitness 7:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.  BRONZE CROSS  starts Monday, April 11  REGISTER NOW  THURSDAY  Parenl & Tol 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.  Adapled Aquatics 2:30 p.m.- 3:30 p.m.  Lessons 3:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.  Public 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.  Co-ed Fitness      7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.  FRIDAY  Early Bird  Aqua Fil  Fit & 50 +  Senior Swim  Noon Swim  Public Swim  Co-ed Filness  Teen Swim  6:30 a.m.- 8:30 a.m.  9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.  10:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m.  10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.  11:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.  5:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m.  6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.  7:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.  SATURDAY  Public 1:30 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.  Public 7:00 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.  SUNDAY  Family 1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.  Public 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.  Gibsons Swimming Pool  Publication of this schedule  sponsored by  886-9415  Super Valu  Election  by Jean Robinson, 885-2954  The Annual General meeting  of the Davis Bay/Wilson Creek  Community Association takes  place on March 14, 7:30 pm. A  new executive slate has already  volunteered, so come and lend  your support to the election of  officers.  Annual dues are payable that  night or any library afternoon.  Get involved in your community and see what progress has  been made on getting the new  extension built.  LIBRARY  The Wilson Creek Reading  Centre or Library, as most of us  know it, is holding its annual  Spring Tea in April. Watch here  for the date.  The Library Committee also  sent word that they are again in  need of magazine donations.  Just leave them on Friday or  Saturday afternoons wilh the  Librarian on duty.  BRIDGE  There will be the nexl to lasl  game of bridge on March 11,  from 1 until 3:30 pm at the  Wilson Creek Hall, 5123 Davis  Bay Road. The last game for  the Spring season is on March  25.   lilllllllllll  OTIWIHtmumu:  School District No. 46 (Sunshine Coast)  PUBLIC MEETING  RE - SCHOOL BOARD BUDGET  The meeting which was originally planned for March 3rd has been rescheduled for  April 14th. It will still take place at Chatelech Secondary School, commencing at  7:00 p.m.  Between March 15th and May 1st, the School Board has the opportunity to completely review the original budget which has to be submitted by March 15th. The  budget can be reduced but it cannot be increased. Therefore, even though the  original budget has already been submitted to the Ministry of Education, there is  still a meaningful opportunity for public discussion and Input re budget priorities,  budget levels and tax rates. The budget Is not irrevocably set until the May 1st  resubmission.  The Board had originally Intended to do this before the original budget even went  to the Ministry, but the massive revisions in the fiscal framework, which were only  provided to school boards on March 1st, meant that the Board will still be going  through its budgeting process right up until the submission deadline.  Putting back the meeting until April 14th will give the Board ample opportunity to  pre-circulate budget Information and statistics prior to the public meeting.  R. Mills  Secretary-Treasurer  Sunnycrest Mall  Gibsons  100% Locally Owned & Operated  IN EVERY WAY  Prices effective:  Mon., March 7  to Sun., March 13  OPEN SUNDAYS  11 am ��� 5 pm  .99  Whole ��� Hock Removed ��� Smoked  PORK PICNIC  SHOULDER k92.i8 ,  Utility Grade ��� Frozen - Whole  ROASTING  CHICKEN  kg  2.18  lb.  ��� WW  Canada Grade 'A' ��� Bone In  STANDING RIB  ROAST  kg  8.80  lb.  California Grown ��� Head  LETTUCE  Pender Harbour Grown ��� Long English  CUCUMBERS  Oven Fresh - Rhubarb Crumb  PIE  Oven Fresh ��� Black Forest Slab  CAKE  ea.  ea.  Kraft ��� Parkay  MARGARINE  kg  1.36  Niagara ��� Concentrated  ORANGE JUICE  Dairymaid  APPLE JUICE  Nabob - Tradition & Summit  COFFEE  .369 gm  Primo ��� 5 Varieties  PASTAS  Kraft ��� 225 gm  MACARONI  & CHEESE  .900 gm  3.99  ...���flu  .89  1.99  6.99  2.18  99  U mi ��� W W  ...11 ��� f w  2.78  1.39  Royale  BATHROOM  TISSUE  5/2.99  1.59  4 Roll  mkmmm  ->---*^-�� - Coast News, March 7.1988  Pender Patter  M  Book  Roller-skating program a success  b> M>rtle Winchester, 883-9302  The Community Club Roller  Skating program. Tuesdays  (6:00 to 8:00 pm lor kids ard  8:30 to 10:00 tor adults) and  Sundays (1:00 to 4:00 pm family  skate), has been a resounding  success and will be conlinued as  a regular pari ot ihe Community Club program.  Roller skating ai the Community Club includes games  and prices for events such as  races and limbo competitions.  The club has jus' purchased  eleven new pairs of skates in  Vancouver to fill a need thai has  been greaier lhan iheir stock of  skaies for rem, and ihey are  looking to buy or receive donalions of more skaies from  anyone who has ihem available.  Girl Guides note lhal >ou can  earn your Roller Skating badge  through ihe Communit) Club.  During the school Easier  break, additional skaling dales  and limes are planned for  students. This will be confirmed  as soon as possible.  COMMUNITY CLUB  MEETING  The Pender Harbour Community Club will hold a general  meeling on Mondav March 14  in the Community Club. Come  oul and support your community.  MUSIC NOTES  The Pender Harbour School  of Music has had a busv beginning io I98S and is anticipating  thai ihe remainder of the year  will hold as much activity.  The Music Societ) promotes  ��� music education and awareness  , in ihe community of Pender  Harbour and does so by offering programs, courses, concerts,  recitals, and workshops.  Ii is a member of the Arts  Council and an umbrella  organization for ihe Pender  Harbour School of Music, ihe  Communit) Choir, ihe  Children's Choir and the Harbour Lighis Dance Band.  /"DEPENDABLE  The Music Societ) and all ils  related organizations lease the  large building at the "Old  Ranger Station Cultural  Cenlre" from ihe Sunshine  Coasl Regional Board.  Presently a number of Music  Sociely activities are in progress:  A Capilano College credit  course (Music ISO ��� Improvisation), a separate hovs' and girls'  choir, individual and group instruction in various instruments  by members, numerous entries  in the Sunshine Coasl Music  Festival, ihe Si. Patrick's Dance  al  ihe  Indian   Band  Hall  in  Sechell and vviih music by ihe  Harbour Lights Dance Band on  March 19, presentation of ihe  Prime Time Family Fun Conceit on March II lhal will serve  as a dress rehearsal for festival  entrants and finally, ihe Har-  bourside Poetry and Ja/7 Evening on March 25 in ihe Music  Sociely building.  Anyone with an interest in  music is invited io join ihe  Pender Harbour Music Sociely.  Ideas for any phase of activities  are encouraged and welcomed.  The Sociely newsletter is  available from members or by  calling 883-9604.  GOSSIP SECTION  Welcome  to   Pender   Harbour's   latest   new   resident,  Graham Bodner.  H \RBOHR CALENDAR  March 10 - DVA Rep al Legion,  Community Bingo.  March II - Prime Time Family  Fun Concert.  March 12 - legion Meat Draw.  March 14 - Community Club  Meeling.  March 19 - Legion Aux. Smorg  & Dance, St. Pal's Dance with  Harbour I ighls at Sechell.  March   21   -   Legion   General  Meeling.  March 26 - Legion Dance.  The ymsz  0fTt��'o'y ALSO  , New ROBERT MUNSCH Book  "A Promise Is A Promise"  -Cunt*; In And Brows*  TALEWIND  BOOKS  Cowrie St., Sechell 885-2527  Halfmoon Bay Happenings  Redrooffs girls in TV series  h> Ruth Forrester. 885-2418  This week, a National Film  Board award winning series  started on channel 2 called  Daughters ol the Country. Ii is  in four pans to be shown on  Thursdays at 8 pm. Two little  Redrooffs Road girls have small  pans in ihis series. The) are  Anne and Mars Konopasek,  and if you know ihem you will  probably recognize ihem. It  promises lo be an excellent  scries.  JACK PASSES ON  Jack Hal ford of Redrooffs  has been ailing for several years  and been lovingl) cared for by  his wife Alice. His battle is over  now and he is at rest. A quiel  and gentle man, he will be missed bv his family and friends.  Jack was employed b> Standard Oil prior io his retirement  and moved to Redrooffs some  15 years ago from North Vancouver. Surviving are his wife  Alice, Iwo sons and iheir wives.  three grandchildren and three  great grandchildren.  In respect for Jack's wishes  ihere will he no service. I'm sure  lhal Alice knows we are all  thinking about her at ihis sad  lime,  Our good wishes for a speed)  recover) go oul to Ed Edmunds  who is presentl) a paiieni in St.  Marv's Hospital Gel well soon  Ed.  THE LAST DANCE  This Saturday, March 12 will  be the last dance of ihe season  ai ihe Welcome Beach Com-  munitv Hall. So let's all gel  together with our friends and  neighbours to enjo) a wind-up  social evening and a fine dinner.  all for the low price of ST.50.  Be sure you're hot too late io  gei in on the fun and give Marg  Vorlev a call or Marg Buckley.  These ladies will see to il that  you sel tickets.  RECREATION MEETING  The Halfmoon Bay Recrea-  lion Societ) held iheir annual  general meeling lasl week and  announced the new slate of officers which are as follows:  Chairman, Jane Woods; Vice-  chairman Sylvia Bisbee;  Treasurer, Joan Merrick and  Secretary, Sue lamb.  HAM; A HEART  Is there anyone oul there who  could give a home io a really  nice young dog who appears lo  be homeless, hungry and lonely? He is a beauiiful-naiured  black dog. possibly a cross between a lab and collie and has  been hanging around the Shannon residence for some weeks  now.  He is desperately friendl) and  grateful to anyone who will  even say "Hello" as Ihey pass.  Do please give Mary a call at  885-9765 if you can find it in  your heart to take care of him.  SALE  At Kitchen  Carnival  ��� Cook Books  ��� Muffin & Cake Pans  ��� Salad Baskets  ��� Assorted Molds  ��� Pizza Cutters  PLUS.  Reg. $4.99  $-139  NOW  1  <KITCHEN  CARNIVAL  MUCH MUCH MORE  while stock lusts!  885-3611  (vnc St., Soi hell  Naval veterans  get charter  AUTO SERVICE  Did You Know...  We Do Reliable ft Economic*!  RADIATOR  REPAIRS  ^-\  The South Coasts 0r.ly  BCAA APPROVED 3h  spec:*. ooosMeraUon  _)mmm automotive  A dream was realized on Sunday when Les Brown, President  of ihe newlv formed Sunshine  Coasl Naval Association was  presented with ihe Branch's  Charier bv ihe National .Area  Vice President of, the B.C.  Branch of ihe Royal Canadian  Naval Association of Canada.  Hugh Robins.  The ceremony of swearing in  ihe Charier Members was held  ai ihe Sechell Legion Februarv  28, 1988.  ���\ congratulatory plaque  from ihe Kelowna Branch was  presented by Bill Hagel, ihe first  presidenl of ihe Kelowna Naval  Association, now on ihe Na-  lional Board of Directors, and  Harvey Larson, firsl vice presidenl of ihe Kelowna Naval  Association.  Clearance  of  Mismatching Bed Units  DOUBLE BED SIZE  Complete with h 'se a id legs  $25500  ^^ ^^   (you pick up)  //' desired you may want a  Steel frame with rollers  for easy mobility  $41:00  ^J each  m  RESTONIC  SECHELT CARPETS  Hwy 101. Sechell  885-5315  Reg. $42.00  L!i~ Morgan's Men'fWiar  \Jfomm4 ____iS��SS Acc.p,Vd Jl&faM  We've Sold  Our Store In  Vancouver  And Are Bringing  These Savings To  You!  All Merchandise From Our  "BAY BLUES" Shop On Denman St.  Is ON SALE At BLACKBERRIES  And WORKWEAR WORLD  STARTING WEDNESDAY  Only!    March 9-12  S*oh��lt    Tr \il Bay Centre   889*9330      \ jg Coast News, March 7, If  Sechelt Seniors  Seniors celebrate St. Patrick's Day  by Larry Grafton  It's that time of year again  and the Irish arr becoming  restless. If a good old party will  be the order of the day, with  green icing on the cake and the  traditional shamrocks with accompanying green decorations,  then the craft group of our  branch has just the thing lo top  off the decorative theme - green  pom-poms.  We do have a variety of colours in stock also, for weddings  and festive occasions. The person to call is Ena Armstrong at  885-9520 or, if convenient, you  may drop in al the hall on  Thursday mornings between  9:30 am and 11:30 am for an indication of what is available.  For certain colours there is a  time element involved, which  dictates delivery. The cost is $15  per 100.  On March 17 our 69ers will  be at Shorncliffe at 7:00 pm to  render a few selections for the  residents. This invitation is  always a pleasure for our group  to accept and you can pretty  near bel, thai selections in  honour of the "17th of old  Ireland" will predominate. We  do enjoy the participation of the  residents when we perform  there.  Muirhead-Peters nuptials.  George    in    Gibsons  REGIONAL COUNCIL  On April 6 the Sunshine  Coast Regional Council  Meeting will be held at the  Sports Complex in Powell  River. Adele de I.ange will chair  the gathering.  For those of you who are not  entirely familiar with the  Regional Council, it is the vehicle by which the three branches  on the Sunshine Coast get  together semi-annually (April  and October) to compare notes  and activities, and to discuss  problems or situations which  are a common factor of the  branches. Our concerns, if any,  are then presented to the provincial body for whatever action  is necessary by the chairperson.  These meetings are usually informative. It is hoped that a  good representation of our  membership will plan to attend  and learn more about the inner  working of our "sister branches" as well as our own.  Lunch will be served upon arrival of the participants from  Madeira Park and Sechelt, by  the ladies of the hosting Powell  River branch. Past experience  suggests catching the 10:30 am  ferry out of Earls Cove and  returning on either the 3:30 pm  or 5:30 pm out of Saltery Bay.  Cars will likelv be pooled and  all our members are eligible to  attend, if they wish.  To assist ihe Powell River  ladies who will cater the lunch,  all those planning lo attend  should phone either Adele de  Lange at 885-2545 or Mike  Timms at 885-9249, at least a  week before departure. Let's  make a day of it.  SENIORS LOTTERY  TICKETS  Many of you will have  already received your personalized Seniors Lottery tickets  in the mail. In past years, your  branch has been able to  capitalize on this lottery  through an arrangement with  them,   whereby   not   only  Double ring ceremony  Yvonne Muirhead, daughter  of Lome and Kim Muirhead of  Langley, and recently of Gibsons, and Michael Peters, son  of Ted and Arlys Peters of Gib-  sons were married lasl  December 26 in the Cloverdale  Baptist church in a traditional  double ring ceremony.  The address lo the bride and  groom was given by Dale Peler-  son, former pastor of Calvary  Baptist in Gibsons and the vows  solemnized by Pastor Brown.  The selection, Our Love in  Christ, was sung by Wynne  Ling of Langdale. One of the  ushers was the groom's brother.  Myron, and Ihe bestman was  Craig Ragalsky.  Taunia McQueen of Gibsons  was one of the candle-iighters.  Master of ceremonies was Barry  Light follows darkness and grief-grown clouds do  vanish . .    but in a storm ol sorrow who remembers?  We do, your friends... let us lead you through this darkness.  You can depend on us lor support and consolation  ... we understand your needs.  You know us . . . our assistance is just a phone call away.  v��. - ���*  \  1665 Seaview  Gibsons  1 D.A. DEVLIN  Doctor  886-9551  Simpson of Nanaimo and  recently of Gibsons, and the  flower girl was his daughter,  Joanna.  The bridal gown of white  satin was full length with a lace  bodice, Edwardian sleeves,  Austrian lace veil, and a train  covered with tiny pearls. The  train fell from a satin bow at her  waist. Satin bows highlighted  the flounced salin skirt, the  Princess waist and neckline.  The bride's bouquet was of  blue and white carnations,  white roses and baby's breath.  Her attendants carried bouquets of blue and white carnations and were gowned in blue  satin of cocktail length and  dropped waist.  The reception and wedding  supper in the church hall was a  sumptuous repast for the host  of friends and family from Gibsons, other point in British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan, Toronto, Seattle and  other points in the United  States.  Mike Peters grew up in Gibsons and attended Gibsons  Elementary and Elphinstone.  Both he and Yvonne graduated  from Briercrest Bible College in  Saskatchewan. When she lived  here recently, Yvonne worked  as legal secretary in Sechelt.  Michael is now a second lieutenant in the RCAF.  Following a wedding trip to  Lake Louise, the young couple  took up residence in Kingston,  Nova Scotia. In April they will  be transferred to Winnipeg.  NEW QUICK SUCCESS*   ��� PROGRAM   Community Meeting  The most successful weight loss organization in British Columbia is now in your town.  Weight Watchers community meetings are a 10 week prepaid commitment to lose weight  without travelling long distances for quality guidance and support. Plus, not only do community classes cut down commuting time, you can save money.   $75.00 for 10 weeks        (SAVE $14.50 off registration)   All we need are 25 people to get started. So spread the word, and Weight Watchers will  hold a free, no obligation informational meeting just for your community.  PLACE: St. Mary's Church Hall 1Q WEEK SERIES:   TIME: 7pm - 9pm Members must join on MARCH 9TH  DATE: March 9 or NO LATER THAN MARCH 16TH  For Further Information Phone: 886-7516 Days 886-7454 Evenings  WEIGHT WATCM1RS .incl QUICK SUCCESS are rendered Ifddpmarln ol Wt>,|tht Watchers Imemaliondl, Inc. ��� 1988, Weigh! Wjtchetl Imernitlonal.  Ine  All right. rtMrved, _  members, but others wishing to  purchase these tickets, make  Iheir cheques payable io  "Senior Citizens Association  Branch 69" - Repeat - SCA  Branch 69.  Tickets and money are collected by the branch. Under Ihis  arrangement, one cheque is  issued at intervals for the  monies received by the branch  lo the Seniors Lottery, which  saves Ihem book work, and we,  in turn, retain one-third of all  monies collected for our branch  as a commission.  From London, Ontario  to London.  England.  ALLIED  The Caretul Movers  Whether your next move lakes 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 oth>r mover.  Call today for a free no obligation estimate.  LEN HURSTS TRANSFER LTD.  Custom packing, storage, local a long distance moving.  HWY 101, GIBSONS       ^hc^c��uot' 886-2664  ^-RE-OPENING  Gourmet ffiunchie  CAFE and RESTAURANT ragout  We will be  OPENING  r  docks! de  pbaRiTJaqy  1U    .Vol"  _  ���    A0 ��"> <  So'1  CIBSONS LANDING  MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION  W<M) Special  PRICES IN EFFECT UNTIL SUNDAY, MARCH 13  Orvllle Redenbacher's  Microwave  Popping  C0rn $259  m,  Fibre Rich  Tablets  J-Cloth -  All Purpose  Towels  100's  m^  _    ;___C0*t&C%fi*  I: Pf"  Anacin Coated Caplets  O        100's  Digital Thermometer  $8^  Oral, Rectal or  Underarm Use  <u  docks! de phawr^cx^y]^/  Marin* Drlvs, Qlbsons    886*8188 8. Coast News, March 7,1988  The Wedding you've always  dreamed of  can be a reality when you begin  your plans with us.  Rely on us for  your dream    ���  vacation...  We know all the besl destinations ���  Whether you choose a weekend in Las Vegas,  a luxurious Caribbean cruise, or a tour of  European capitals, we can tailor your personal  vacation package exactly to your preferences  and interests.  Drop by today  for more details  <BT0Mi  ut tfwi tyje, off 70te**t*tte4  Call Us  SNWi  -Holly - Kate-  885-5885   Vivica   fwMrl   VAGABOND TRAVEL INC.  _____f\ Trail Bay Cenlre, Sechell  Tri-Photo  TEREDO SQUARE, SECHELT   885-2882  Cacfo ^icrrob    w^  Catering \j  SPECIALIZING IN EUROPEAN CUISINE  For Your Catering And Banquet Needs  CUSTOM Prepared   Fresh Homemade Delectables  ��� Salads  ��� Pastas  ��� Filo Pastry  These are just  a few  of our specialties  All Baked Goods MADE FRESH TO ORDER On Premises  Teredo Square, Sechelt  885-9962  For The -.Perfect  Wedding  Gift  T/ic. Most  portent Diamond  YwJVillEtwBity...  ...a perfect symbol of your love for  each other. In choosing the right  diamond, you'll need to consider  the cut... the colour... the clarity ...the carat weight and  the setting. Our well-trained jewellers will show you our  large selection of diamonds...in yellow or white gold settings...many with matching wedding bands.  NOVA  JEWELLERY  LTD.  885-2421  Cowrie St., Sechelt  WE CARE...  We know just how  important your  wedding cake is, and  we want every detail  to be just right.  Come and see us  today, our professional  designers and  decorators will make  sure that your wedding  cake is in every way  perfect.  Shop+Easy  Trail Bay Centre  Sechell 885 2025  uillA/    flowers  J^ilj^speak the  \^MmY language  qfTove  Lei us express the beauty of  jfuuuuu^^  .  -       your wedding day from the area's  O W K. most complete selection of silk  and fresh floral arrangements.  -jL^."    OFFERING CONTINENTAL and  p/5^        EUROPEAN ARRANGEMENTS  for any size wedding  We Specialize in Creating Personal Designs  including: ��� Hair Pieces     ��� Car Decorations  ��� Cake Tops      ��� Corsages  These Are Only A Few Of The Services We Ojjer  We Also Carry A Full Line Of Invitations, Cards, Wedding Accessories, etc.  TUXEDO  & Formal Rentals  LINGERIE...  Ann Lynn Flowers  5654 Dolphin St., Sechell  885-9455  885-5801  For The Look  She'll Always  Remember  Morgan's  Men's Wear  885-9330  Trail Bay Cenlre, Sechelt  to look  y���>ur  loveliest!  ��� Nightgowns  ��� Negligees  - Full length & mini  ��� Carter belts & stockings  ��� flra & panty sets  ��� Camisoles  ��� Full & half slips  FITTINC FASHIONS FOR LADIES  Trail Bay Cenlre, Sechell Coast News, March 7,1988        9.  ��*-  Theftrtet  We want your wedding to be  as special as you are.  Come see just how beautiful  your future promises to be.  We have one of the largest  selections of engagement and  wedding rings in the area..,  and we aiso carry a complete  selection of Invitations,  wedding accessories,  decorations, gifts for  attendants and more.  If you're looking for the  perfect gift for the happy  couple, we have a large  selection of crystal and a  complete line of Oneida  silverware.  Our personal attention assures  your complete satisfaction  Visit us soon at  Jeannie's Gifts & Gems  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons 888-2023  tfcrt  UJtoVfi*  aid...  (fafdune Itiu Tttwt&tt  __m     iCv*"'       iNfI  ��� General  ��� Studio  ��� Special  Occasion  Photography  1                             ���   B  y  LSI  HILLSIDE REPETITIONS  PHOTOGRAPHY  Ted Peters  886-2521  AN INVITATION  TO  THE NEWLY WEDS  Bring your marriage licence to  SUPER VALU for a  FR���� *25����CIFT  in the form of an allowance off your initial home stocking food order  ol >100���� or more (limit: one '25w Gift Allowance per couple married  belween April 30 and Sept. 30, 1987.)  NOW... for freshness, convenience, value,  Wilk Down OU* Aisle  Super\telu  Sunny! test M.ill   (,  Beautiful  Lingerie ���� "��'  Special Trousseau  Classie  StyleS   'or the  Bridal Party  Whether It's  CRUISING on the LOVE BOAT  to Acapulco  or  MAVERICK  COACH LINES  to Victoria  Well be pleased  to help you  plan your  Honeymoon  Cedar Plaza  Gibson  886-3381  &u u4fa*4dit<Ute tool  The complete  Wardrobe Shop  &ilk* $c lace  Sunnycrest M.ill Cihsons  886-3100  ...and we'd like to help.  For pi ofessional and friendly guidance regarding insurance on your new  home and possessions, and for Life Insurance protection for your loved  ones, come see...  Jtk THE PROFESSIONALS  ^ Swriemt Aqwcm  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons 886-2000  Covering ihe Sunshine Coast for over a generation  Wedding photos last  a lifetime!  Look your  very besl  for the  camera's eye  I   10% off for bridal  t   party members -  J   Good al Diet Centre  I    of Gibsons until May 31. 1986  Call Diet Centre  886-DIET  Center*  The uvitfit-lms pwftviottuh.  An  ELEGANT  TOUCH  to any  OCCASION  CATERING TO:  ��� Weddings  ��� Banquets  ��� Private Parties etc.  Large or Small  Fresh or Silk  Arrangements  Specializing in (J  Weddings & Parties ''  ' CLIP AND SAVf J  5feui Baum (Haterera  Phone 886-8494 for consultations  V.NW.Bf*<,  * Delivery Service  �� Rentals  SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS 10-4  WEEKDAYS 9-5:30  \ qlM  GARDENS y ���"  Chamberlin Rd., Cibsons 886-9889 10.  Coast News, March 7,1988  Jennifer Earwaker ��� Mill Sea Cavalcade 1987  Miss Gibsons  contestants sought  Jennifer Earwaker's reign as  Miss Gibsons is only hall' over,  bin already pageani organizers  are looking for her successor.  Sponsors for 1987 were: Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons Building  Supplies, Kern's Plaza, Alcola  nisiiibutors (Coca-Cola),  Chamber ol Commerce, Royal  Canadian I egion - Branch I09,  Gibsons lire Department, Andy's Reslauranl, Cedars Plaza  and I larbour Business Association. Jennifer is Miss Coca-  Cola. Otu sineeresi lhanks io  these sponsors irom the Miss  Gibsons Pageani Committee,  Contcslants and sponsors are  needed b) April I. WKS. The  contestants will have three and a  hall months of activities, appearances and training ahead of  ihem before one is crowned  Miss Sea Cavalcade '88 by Sea  Cavalcade July 22-24. Those  girls participating will receive  courses in public speaking,  modelling, make-up applicalion  and hair eare. The winners will  receive a Continuing Education  bursary, clothing certificates  and oilier gil'ls.  The committee is now in-  viling young ladies who have a  desire lo represent Gibsons io  forward the entry form on Ihis  page to "Miss Gibsons  Pageani", Box 1884, Gibsons,  B.C. Businesses and organizalions wishing to be a sponsor  may contacl Sharon Burk al  886-2533 or Sandra Alcock al  886-8693.  AREA SCHOOLS  now have   FOOD BANK  DONATION BOXES  1 ���\.V\V BI*ACELET FOUND owner claim here  V\,V\T^        Proceeds aid Food Bank  THRIFTY'S  Tues.-Sat., 10-4  NOW Sun 11-3  above Ken's Lucky Dollar  886-2488 or Box 598  Miss Gibsons    |  Pageant '88  ENTRY FORM  1  .Telephone.  Iln��lil   -       Wei||hl Hair Col   ( .Miti si.mts ore between age 17 and -'I morAuguil 20. 1988 I  Please forward lo:  Miss Gibsons PaBcanl Committee, Box 1884, Gibsons. B.C, VON IVO  Or drop nil ol Chico's, Sunnycrest Mall. Gibsons.  Notice Board  Cancer Support Group tor lamilies and patients. Meeting Monday. March 7. at 1 pi.  in Hie Activity Room ol Ihe Hoyal Terrace, Sechell  For inlo call, 885-5585  Volunteers required lor various groups with an assorlmenl ol volunteer opportunities  Pul to use your special skills or learn new ones Gel involved' For more info call  Volunleer Action Cenlre al 885-5881  Boys & Girls Softball. 14-18. regislralion ai Sunnycrest Mall. March 11-12.  Volunleer Nurses required to assist Red Cross nurses with minor nursing duties at  Red Cross Blood Donor Clinics in Sechell. March 28 or Gibsons, March 31. Conlacl  Bev Miller al 885-3648.  The University Women's Club of the Sunshine Coast holds ils luncheon meeting.  Wednesday. March 9, al 11:30 to 2:00. Camp Olave, Roberls Creek. New members  invited, call 885-9232.  Shorncllfle Auxiliary Monthly Meeting, Tuesday. March 15 al 1:30 pm. 2nd floor  coherence room al Shornclille, Speaker Vicki Wynne, Oireclor of Activities. Please  join us.  Sunshine Coast Figure Skating Club Ice Fantasy '88, The Beat Goes On'. Sunday.  March 13 al 1:00 and 3:30 pm. adults: $3.00, children: $2.00, Sunshine Coasl  Arena. Advance lickels al Zippers, Talewind Books, Headquarters. Books 'n Stuff.  Willee's Reslauranl and Club Members.  Sunshine Coast Peace Committee and Continuing Education present second 'Seeking  Allernatives' video. Monday, March 14, 7:30 pm al Roberls Creek School library.  Michael Pentz, Br. scienlisl discusses role of the peace movement in the disarma-  menl process. Discussion and refreshment follow. All welcomB.  Tetrahedron Ski Club Meeting Tuesday, March 8. 7 to 9:30 pm. Roberts Creek  School Community Use Room, Presentation -Orienteering. Bring a compass.  Suncoast Writers' Forge Meeling. Wednesday, March 9,7:30 pm al Sunshine Coasl  Arts Cenlre. Everyone welcome.  Slide Show 'Around the World' with Tony Hoare. Saturday, March 12 al 7:30 pm, St.  Hilda's Church Hall. Collection lor Operation Eye Sight and Out Reach Program.  New Democrats, Mackenzie A.G.M. 12 noon. March 13 at Greenecourt. Speaker  -Glen Clark, M.L.A.  Breakaway  offers solutions  by Rose Nicholson  "1 am an alcoholic and a  drug addict." These words  from a Sunshine Coast teenager  brought home Ihe reality of the  alcohol and drug abuse problem  that exists in our local communities. At a recent meeting at  Chatelech High School, Principal Brian Butcher said "We  have a serious problem. Let's  not waste time talking about  what caused it. Let's deal with  it."  The meeling had been called  to discuss the Breakaway Drug  Abuse Program. BDAS is a  non-profit organization made  up of young people and adults  whose lives have become unmanageable due lo the effects of  substance abuse. It is a spiritually based, though nol religious,  program built on twelve steps to  recovery.  Guests al Ihe meeting were an  Abbotsford couple whose son  became an alcoholic at twelve  and a half, a counsellor who  described herself as a recovered  bul not cured addicl and two  teenagers who described what it  was like to live in ihe bizarre  world of Ihe alcoholic/addict.  For over an hour and a half  more lhan 30 Sunshine Coasl  adults listened lo these people  talk about Ihe reality of the problem.  The Abbotsford father recounted their experiences. "We  were an average family. I'm a  high school teacher and I'm  supposed lo know aboul kids,  bul when my son began lo drink  and use drugs, nothing in my  training or experience was any  help. We tried Toughlove and  AA but they didn't work." He  went on to describe Ihe agonizing years of trying to live with a  son who was never sober, the lying, ihe stealing, the nighis  when they never slept more lhan  two hours, always fearfully  listening for the wail of an ambulance or police siren, the  times when their son disappeared for four or five days al a  time, and finally that parents'  nightmare, the lime when their  son landed in jail.  Al eighteen a doctor told,  Iheir son that he had Ihe liver of  a 50 year old man who had been  drinking for several years. If he  continued as he was doing, he  mighl have about two and a  half years left.  The mother described herself  as a 'professional mother'. "All  1 ever wanted was to be a good  mother. My identity was lied io  the success of my kids. I  devoted myself to my family.  When these things started to  happen I lost my sense of self-  worth." She described how she  gradually withdrew from life.  She stopped seeing friends, she  seldom went out, she cried for  days at a time.  "Nobody believed us. We  talked to doctors, social  workers, psychiatrists,  counsellors and the police. They  all said our son couldn't be an  alcoholic. He was too young"  The pressure of dealing with  the situation resulted in a  gradual deterioration of the  family unit. Nerves frayed raw  by the tension caused frequent  quarrels. Health suffered. Their  teenage daughter over-  compensated by becoming compulsively neat, driving herself to  excell at school and frequently  locking herself in her room.  This went on for a year, a year  which she cannot remember.  The teenage boy talked about  ihe relief that alcohol and drugs  offered from the pressures of  adolescence. "My family life  was good. My parents never  abused or beat me or anything  like that. I was a Grade A student but I was always unsure of  myself. I was on the honour  role, but I don't remember a  whole year. I lied to everyone,  especially myself. When I got  high it was great. All my feelings were wiped out. I had  friends and we seemed to be  close. I wasn't afraid. I didn't  believe I had a problem. It  wasn't till my marks slipped in  Grade 12 that I began to realize  that something was wrong."  A teenage girl talked about  getting pregnant at fifteen and  dropping out of school.  The counsellor explained why  recovered addicts make good  counsellors. "Nobody else  knows what it is like. We know  that we have a disease for which  there is no known cure. There is  something in the chemical  makeup of our bodies that will  always react to alcohol or  drugs. Our choices are total  abstention or early death." She  went on to say that the problem  has three components, physical,  mental and spiritual, and all  must be considered.  In response to a question  from the audience about AA,  the counsellor replied, "AA is  for adults. 1 went to a meeling  once and it was boring. They  were talking about lost jobs,  divorces and skid row. 1  couldn't relate. Breakaway is  based on AA, bul adapled lo  leens."  Breakaway also offers group  discussion and counselling lo  parents. Il is free to all participants, but parents are urged,  though not required, to contribute to the support of iheir  local cenlre.  For information on the Sunshine Coasl, phone April  Mackcnzic-Moore al 885-9866,  after 6 pm.  Peace  Video  On Monday, March 14, al  7:30 pm in the Roberts Creek  School Library, the Sunshine  Coasl Peace Committee and  Continuing Education co-  sponsor the second in a series of  videos produced by Project  Ploughshares entitled "Seeking  Alternatives",  Michael Pentz, British Scienlisl and pence aclivisl, discusses  "nuke think", our failure to  recognize lhat nuclear weapons  are nol really weapons al all,  and lhal many disarmament  measures could be laken  without reducing our own  security.  Try our new  EUROPEAN STYLE  yogurt   m  /rt\  r  hr::-:iilM:l  4  Variety 5SS FOODS  Show Piece1  Gallery  next to  the Gibsons  Fish Market  25% off  CUSTOM  FRAMING  See our ud Page 12  280 Cuwer Pt. Rd.,  Cibsons Landing  886-9213  W.P. KINSELLA  ��� The Moccasin Telegraph  ��� The Twill ol Ihe Grass  ��� The Alligalor Reporl  ��� The Fenceposl Chronicles  ��� Shoeless Joe  ��� Dance Me Outside  ��� Bom Indian  ��� Scars  _ ��� The Iowa Baseball Conlederacy  (next lo Webber Phol.i  277 Gower PI. Rd.  886-7744  ^WEBBER PHOTON  TREASURE THE MOMENT  IN CHINA  WE'LL MOUNT TOUR FAVOURITE  PHOTO ON A CHINA PLATE  ��� ptiotollnlihlng ��� keys cut  ��� photocopying   ��� Konlca camaias  ��� films, tlashas A Iramas  ��� baltailaa, ale,   ��� Paaspoil Photos  886-2947  275 Gowei PI, Rd.  Gibsons Landing  (w*qjg*����^Q  (3D Cards  Gibsons Landing,  ���886-2818   POOL FISH  & KOI  will be here in time  for EASTER  455 Marine Dr.            886-3812   Gibsons Landing   Ken's  We reserve the right to limit quantities  We fully guarantee everything we sell  to be satisfactory or money cheerfully refunded)  Open Mon.    Sat.  Your LOTTERY Centre  ffil G333 era  SUNDAY SHOPPERS  DRAW WINNERS  M. Pearson - Thermos Bottle  Ann Pinsonault - Corning Platter  |lt\Ur<W^-^  To Be Given Away  Sunday MARCH 13  ��8SZ*  Come In, shop, sign your receipt &  GOOD LUCK!  IViilch this space for Next Week's Giveaway  \-  V��e��  0ott9t '"    sjO^  sV��cM   ov^8 For Info Call  886-8029  V-  GROCERY  Purina - Meow Mix -^   f%tT  cat food        i/cgZ.Zo  Hunt's  tomato 7  SailCG 39Sm/-D I  Sunspun - Fancy  aPPle cc  sauce 39s mi. do  Sunspun - Long Grain f%*m  riCG 907 gmaiJ I  Golden Harvest - Sultana .    g_g\  raisins       375gm1.Z9  Aylmer - Choice Whole _ _, j  tomatoes      796m/.85j  Prem  luncheon  meat 340 gml. DO  No Glare - 40's/60's/100's  light bulbs     ,1.89  w MUNCHIES  No Name ��� Assorted Flavours   .    _���__>_  POP 6pac/cl.99  Dad's - 5 Varieties _    ,*��,#%  COOKieS .400/450 gmfc.Uy  Hello's  cream-filled  DarS  ...lOOgm* I O  Quaker Chewy - Assorted Varieties  granola  oars      99Rr,,v,��_, \\_j  .225  gmi Coast News, March 7,1988  11.  les  ndec  Lucky Dollar Foods (A  FOODS  CKr  LLAR  'OWER POINT ROAD, GIBSONS LANDING      886-2257  OMKEl&OF SAVINGS  FREE DELIVERY TO THE WHARF  Prices effective:  March 8- March 13  t. 9:30 am - 6:00 pm  Sundays Et Holidays 9:30 am - 5:00 pm  Palandri - Assorted Varieties _ _  PdSia 500 gm a '0  Post ��� Fruit & Fibre _    nn  cereal       450. it.uy  Pine Tree - Shelled .    f\*\  walnuts      400 gmi. 99  MANY MORE  $ IN-STORE SPECIALS $  I  DAIRY  _;  Cortini - Random Cut  Cheddar  ! cheese       20% Off  Kraft ��� Regular/Light ^    ^ _  cheez whiz 5009mO.bo  I Purity  sweet  liUtter 454 gm  Black Diamond - Food Slices  process  cheese      250 gm1.85  2.49  .r--*^  __*��~ ^^^smkm^imMtm  Canada Grade 'A' Beef  outside round &  rump roasts    ,,,  2.75  Fletcher's - Select Side  bacon  lb.  2.99  Fletcher's - Country Cottage  sliced ham      mgmea. 1.49  Fresh - Lean  ground beef ��,. 1.99  Canada Grade 'A' Bee/  inside round  steaks  ,/b.  2.99  Fletcher's - Regular or Chicken  bologna  chunks  lb.  1.19  S  1  FROZEN  n  i  BAKERY  Nagara .     g*g�� Minute Maid _%__.  orange juice 355m1-09     lemon juice 225m,1.29  McCain's 8"  apple pie  McCain's - Straight Cut  or Julienne  680 gm  2      m g\ or Julienne _      m __  ���49    french fries    J%1.49  i  i  i  �����  ��� t      .  -  bananas  o ibs/ .yy  Money's _ _  mushrooms ��,,  1.69  California Grown ^ -~  cauliflower ��, .39  California Grown ��� Hass - 84's  avocados  Cm ,,   - r  6/.89  Weston's - Homemade Style        .    #��**  bread        570 9mi. 09  Our Own Freshly Baked _ _  Danish 2s.99  OK., SO I'M A WEEK AHEAD  ol myself1 Told you I was never on time. This week I'm celebrating  Saint Patrick's Day even il Ihe rest of you aren't quite ready. Never  mind all that gieen dye In Ihe beer and the so called "Irish"  cheesecake. I'm celebrating wilh a drop of Ihe teal stuff ��� 01 afneat as  you can gel to the leal stuff undei oui strange liquor laws. Heie folks is  an authentic old lush dish containing jusi a little of the real thing. Trust  Ihe Irish lo make suie you can swig down the majoi pari ol Ihe bottle of  Guinness's contents'  STRUDELOD  1 Vz lb slewing beel  1 cup chopped carrots  1 cup chopped onions  1 lablespooon dripping  1 tablespoon flour  'Ii cup Gtiiness  1 cup beel stock  IVs teaspoons mixed herbs  1V: teaspoons sail  black pepper to taste  2 tablespoons chopped sweet pickle  1. Cut beel inlo bite size pieces and fry in the dripping with the onions  until meal is brown. Place in casserole.  2. Add flour lo dripping and blend in. Take it off Ihe heat and gradually  stir in Guinness and stock. Add herbs and seasoning. Return lo the  heal and bring lo boil, stirring constantly.  3. Add pickle lo liquid and pour over the meat in the casserole.  4. Cover the casserole and simmer gently al 350�� F loi 2 houis 01 until  meat is tender.  "Guinness is good foi you" and as they say in Africa. "I feed my  man Guinness. It warms his body and gives him power."!  NEST LEWIS  ;m by Item, We do more for you in providing Quality & Friendly Service Coast News, March 7,1988  LEISURE  Pncjes From A Lite Loy  Countryside Concerts  Viola proves  its worth  In Jo Hammond  I have often found ii a problem to come to grips with tlit  viola us a solo instrument, pro-  bably because there arc very lew  works written for solo viola,  tnd also because there are lew  excellent viola players around.  Ki\ka Golani is not only cv  rellent, she satisfies all of the  demands I would plaee on a  viola player and leaves me  wondering why there weren't  more solo works written for  thai instrumenl in Ihe classical  aid romantic eras.  At the Twilighi Theatre last  Sunday. February 28, Rivka  Golani, viola and Kum-Sing  I ee, piano, gave a joint recital  beginning with Apres In Reve,  which was originally written b>  Fauve as a song. This was an excellent opening, which sel the  lone for the resl of the concert,  showing the viola's warm,  relaxing, mellifluous tones  which were wonderfully  brought oul amidst Miss  Golani's beautiful phrasing.  Ii was seductive playing and I  was totally won over. Kuni-Sinj;  Lee's subtle but sonorous accompaniment on the nine fool  Baldwin added lo Ihe effect and  we were left wauling more.  Ihe romantic mood continued with the only group ol  piano solos. The oil heard  Bach' Hess Jesu, Joy Of Man's  Desiring was refreshingly played  with more rubalo lhan I have  lieard before.  The iwo oilier pieces were a  Brahms Intermezzo, and a  Giopin Nocturne which I par-  icularly enjoyed in spile of a  lack of tone in pari of the piano  range. Mr. lee plays with  economy of movement and nev-  ���r wastes a note,  Ihe Brahms Sonata Op. 120  wilh ils sunny opening, broughl  ihe artists logelher again very  successfully, wilh a subtle mix  of delicate interwoven phrases,  each partner yielding lo Ihe  olher in places and later on  combining lo produce some rich  sounds.  While on the subject of partnering wiih a pianist, I would  have preferred ihe violisi io  have slood in die curve of Ihe  piano, as would a singer. Bul  pel haps ihere were reasons...  The Schubert 'Arpeggione'  Sonata which followed intermission, was to me, a revelation. 1 have heard il many limes  on Ihe cello, lo ils delrimeni,  and I now feel lhal Ihe viola is  ihe ideal instrument for Ihis  piece today II combines bolh  rich sonority with ihe lightness  needed and Miss Golani utilized  ihese characteristics fully. Both  players gave a very refreshing  interpretation, and one I won't  forget,  The primed program ended  wilh two Hungarian dances by  Brahms, which couldn't have  been played beller. There were  two encores, one a lively vir-  luosiic polka by Mussorgsky,  and then the well known lilting  I ii'hslied by Kreisler.  Alter the concert, ihe artists  admired ihe accoustics of Ihe  hall, and lold me lhal Ihey particularly enjoyed playing lo such  a warm and receptive audience,  (clapping between movemenls  of Ihe Brahms didn't bother  ihem). Apparently al limes Ihey  have played lo some prelty cool  customers, although I couldn't  see how anyone who loved  music could fail lo be affected  by such a performance.  A superb aflernoon.  Ramblers  return  Dusl off your dancing shoes  and banish the winter blahs.  The '63 Ramblers will be  rocking at Ihe Roberls Creek  Community Hall ihis Salurday,  March 12 when Volunleer Ac-  lion Centre sponsors anolher  fundraiser dance.  If you were al Ihe Ramblers  dance last November you'll  remember how your feel  couldn't stop dancing, so make  sure you gel lo Ihe Seaview  Markcl in Roberts Creek or Ihe  Coast News office in Sechell  this week for your tickets.  The Ramblers will be joined  by Pal Caird (Powder Blues  Band) on saxes, and Allan Fer-  rena, one of Vancouver's lop  piano players.  Tickets are $6 in advance, $7  at ihe door. The dance starts al  9 pm, and sorry, no minors  please.  *__ Gibsons Legion  ^j\ Branch 109  IW   March 11th & 12th  Dance to the Versatile Sounds of  ARTIE MacLAREN  = Sechelt Legion =  SAT., MAR. 19th  Lunch - 12:00 pm  Seminar - 1:00 pm  J Representatives From D.V.A. And  2 From Pensioners' Advocate  Reserve Wilh Al Boyes BB6-2441  Ml Veterans, Especially Widows  fruited Tit Attend  Members & Guests Welcome __  Thanks  SUNCOAST AGENCIES LTD.  for supporting local artists  COUNTRY FOCUS PHOTO SHOW  IN SUNCOAST'S DISPLAY WINDOW  Saturday February 27 ��� March 11 or longer  PHOTOGRAPHY: MARY CHRISTMAS  Gibsons - 885-9377  r*  ROBERTS CREEK LEGION  Branch 219 Members & Guests Welcome  Friday, March 11, 8:30  GEORGE PAGE  With Your Favourite  Songs & Stories  Saturday, March 12  ST. PATRICK  CELEBRATIONS  Entertainment & Dancing  With The  COCKTAILS 6:00 pm  DINNER 7:00 pm  IRISH JIMMY BRICE DUO   Tiokm W  Until 1 am Door Prizes  An actor's  commitment  SVl*1^ "RAMPAGE  Sat., March 12  8:S0-l:0O  Gibsons Legion Hall  Ticket. S7.00 at B & D Sports. Sunnycrest Mall  or phone M5-7243 or MS-3851  by Peter Trower  Interviewing Mancuso was an  experience in itself. He is an extremely intense character with  wide-ranging interests and opinions. His talk is highly charged  and vivid. We had agreed on a  non-chronological approach  and the conversation skipped  back and forth through time. It  was fascinating stuff but  sometimes Nick got so far off  on tangents that I was obliged  lo politely prod him back on  track. By the time we finished  the initial session, I had almost  two hours of excellent material.  Barbara wanted lo eat so we  headed for an Italian restaurant  on Robson Street, picking up  Yvonne (who was doing research al the public library),  along the way. During the meal,  Nick invited us bolh lo the  Stingray sel Ihe following Monday lo see how the show was put  logelher.  Monday rolled around.  Yvonne's daughler, Sandi, who  leaches drama, was in lown al  Ihe lime, so we took her along  too.  The shoot was taking place  on an obscure North Vancouver  back road just above Capilano  College. The sel was shut down  for lunch when we arrived. I  was amazed by the size of the  crew. There were seven or eight  large vehicles and at least 60  people. It looked more like Ihe  set of a major film lhan a TV  series. Cannell Productions obviously didn't pinch pennies.  One of Ihe crew members  directed us lo Ihe slar trailer  where Nick and Barbara were  grabbing a bit of privacy between lakes. Nick was taking a  nap so we chatted wilh Barbara  until he woke up. He seemed  happy lo see us and wanted lo  continue ihe interview. I clicked  on the recorder and we got inlo  some of the more esoteric  aspects of film making.  Soon, Ihe director banged on  ihe door and announced lhat  Ihey were just about ready to  roll again. Nick changed into  the black jeans and black  leather jacket of his Stingray  character. He wanted to keep  talking so I followed him and  Barbara lo Ihe makeup truck  and we continued our conversation unlil il was time lo go.  We followed Nick and Ihe  others along a private driveway  lo ihe set, an old homesiead  ihey had rented for the purpose.  This particular script involved  feuding pol farmers in northern  California and I was amazed lo  see whal appeared lo be a clump  of very healthy looking marijuana plants. On closer examination, however, they proved to be only realistic plastic  replicas.  Baroque  last in  concert  series  The Taflemusik Baroque Orchestra concludes Countryside  Concerts' 1987/1988 at the  Twilight Thealre Sunday,  March 13. The concert starts at  2 pm, and tickets are still  available. Call 886-2513 for  details or purchase at the door  from 1:30 pm on concert day.  Among Ihe selections will be  an oboe concerto by Handel, a  concerto for Iwo violins by  Vivaldi, and a cantata by Bach.  The music is performed on instruments of the period, and the  orchestra features harpsichord,  ten stringed instruments, and an  oboe and baritone singer as  soloists.  At the Regensberg festival of  early music last year,  Taflemusik drew ecstatic  notices. "A new level of baroque interpretation," wrote  Robert Strobl in Altc Musik  Aktuell, July/August 1987.  "What a world class  orchestra."  "Taflemusik makes entirely  new discoveries in the music,"  wrote Jan Jacoby in Politiken  (Copenhagen) June 19, 1987.  "Superb."  c ii9j'  /)<ii��n  886-2425  The cameras and props were  already set up. Nick and the  other players began blocking  oul a crucial scene. Barbara  (playing a country singer whose  father was involved with the pol  growers) had been kidnapped  by them and the enigmatic  Stingray has come to her rescue.  Nick, totally into the role now,  radiated cool menace as the  mysterious trouble shooter.  They moved through numerous  versions of the same scene, trying out different bits of business  lo heighten the suspense. There  was a brief altercation between  Nick and the stunt coordinator.  Periodic rain hampered the proceedings. Go-fers provided umbrellas for the actors till the  showers lei up. After a couple  of hours, the director decided  ihey had enough good film in  Ihe cameras lo edit down inlo a  finished print.  The weather didn't show  much sign of improving and  since I had more lhan enough  tape on Nick for a solid article,  Yvonne, Sandi and myself  elected to head for home at this  point.  Back in Gibsons 1 broke  down the tapes and began to  rough out a story. Then, quite  unexpectedly, the Stingray  series was cancelled. This ralher  pul the kibosh on the whole  operation since 1 had planned lo  use the show as a focal point.  The factor of timeliness had  suddenly evaporated. Disappointedly, I consigned Ihe project to the back burner and went  on to other matters.  Recently, I dug the Mancuso  material out again. Most of  Nick's comments, excepting the  Stingray references, had not  dated in Ihe slightest. They  painl an honest picture of a  working actor's life and times,  studded with trenchant anecdotes about many key people in  the business. I decided lo recrafl  and update the piece with a  suitable postscript and I present  it here for the first time.  ,     To be conlinued...  63 RAMBLERS  #1% Sptekl Gutsts  MARCH 12  9- 1  Roberts Creek Hall  $6 in advance   $7 at door  Tickets at Seaview Market & Coast News, Sechelt  ��� no minors please ���  Volunteer Action Centre 885-5881  Custom Framing  SALE  ���Ends Mar. 19  All Materials  In Stock  - Needlework Stretching  - Oval or Circle Mats  cut to size  - Dry Mounting  Show Pieces  ���Oafwf f .Ma...     280 Gower Pt. Rd.  xymlery    8869213  FINE ART. POTTERY, BLOWN GLASS. CARDS. POSTERS  AND CUSTOM FRAMING  VIE FOR THE COAST NEWS CHALLENGE CUP  from Gibsons  to Sechelt  "For the FUN of it!"  21 km  Start: The Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons  Finish: Sechelt Cenotaph  RACE DAY SCHEDULE  8:30-9:15 am - Packet Pick-up  and Late Registration  9:20 - Report to Start  9:30 - Start  ENTRY FEE - |ncludes T-Shirt, Refreshments & Draw Prizes  PRE-REGISTER BY MARCH 30th TO GET T-SHIRT  $2.00 - Late Registration (after Mar. 30 and on Race Day)  and those not wanting a T-Shirt  For More Information Call Cam Mackenzie 886-9137  �������  Sunday, April 10th  9:30 am  Sponsored By B & D Sports & Coast News  ENTRY FORM - 11th Annual APRIL FOOLS' RUN, Sunday, April 10/88   Make cheques payable lo: Sunshine Coast Athletics  Forms ��� Pickup & Dropoff ��� B & D Sports, Sunnycrest Mall  Name:.  Address:.  Phone:   _MD   FD  Age:.  Individual Runner ��� Relay Team MetnberO  FEE ENCLOSED Team Name:   $ 2.00 D No T-Shirt     No. in Team:   $10.00 ��� Students  $12.00 D Adults      $ 8.00 ��� Team     $10.00 ��� Team  ipe, person)        DS DM DL DXL  ATHLETE'S WAIVE!  In consideration of your accepting this entry. I hereby for  myself, my heirs, esecutors and administrators waive and  release any and all rights lo claims for damages I may have  againsl the organizers of Ihis event, agents, representatives,  successors and assigns, and the race sponsors, lor all and  any injuries I may sustain during Ihe course of Ihe event.  HCNATURE OF ATHLETE  PARENT/LEGAL SIGNATURE  (Must be signed il athlete under 19 years ol agel. I, Ihe legal  parent/guardian ol the above competitor, hereby certify  thai I have read and agree to be hound by the terms al the  above waiver on behalf ol the said competitor.  SIGNATUKt OF PARENT/LEGAL GUARDIAN  \  sssssssssssssssVsssssssssssaaaata  sVsBratatM Sam Shephard play  Coast News, March 7,1988  13.  iA challenge met with elan  by John Burnside  Sam Shephard's two-act play  Seduced, which had a brief initial run of performances in  Roberts   Creek    Hall   last  weekend, is challenging theatre.  The play deals with the last days  of an eccentric billionaire closely patterned after the late  Howard Hughes.  We    join    the    Henry  Left to right, Alice Albrecht, Alison Macpherson, Jay Pomfrel,  and Ken Salmnnd were the principal players in Sam Shephard's  Seduced,   successfully   produced   by   Driftwood   Players   last  -Fran Burn-side photo  weekend.  Cable Eleven  Tuesday March 8  1:30 p.m.  I   ESP TV News "Live"  j  , Anchored live from the studio  at   Elphinstone,   ihe   broad-  [ casting students presenl another  I in the series of local news programmes. Amanda Stubley and  Suzane   Wilson   lake   the  anchor's chair lo bring you Ihe  stories including  boa!  safely,  I highlights of Ihe 80's, trips to  Ihe Terry  Fox centre and a  1 tribute to Sieve and Jack.  7:00 p.m.  Musical Saws and Other  ;       Crazy Instruments  ; The Robert Minden Ensemble's   special   kind   of  music  played on common household  items   from   vacuum   cleaner  hoses lo oven racks. Taped al  Qibsons Elemenlary.  7:50 p.m.  Talk to your Local Government  . K,en Collins hosts this show  vfilh   invited   guests   Cibsons  Mayor Diane Slrom and new  Regional   Board   Chairman  Peggy Connor. Topics of local  ebneern will be discussed.  8:50 p.m.  Pulp Mill Expansion  Host   Jim   Munro,   retired  steam and recovery Superintendent al Port Mellon talks wilh  IVfill   Manager   Harry   Cargo  aboul the new expansion planned for Ihe mill.  Wednesday March 9  7:00 p.m.  ESP TV News  t Repealed from Tuesday al  1(30 p.m.  Writer  to visit  I The Sunshine Coasl is for-  tdnate lo have Leona Gom  visiting on March 11 al 8 pm in  the Art Centre.  ','��� Ms Gom is a Western Canadian writer in ihe besl sense,  apd wriles aboul our special  ajca in a very recognizable  fashion. She will read from  ijousebroken which won Ihe  Ethel Wilson Prize Ihis year.  II .Her 1980 book, Land of Ihe  fteace won Ihe Canadian  Authors' Award for Ihe best  {took of the year.  Her work is widely published  iti   Canada,   Ihe   US   and  jslralia. Local readers declare  jal "Housebroken is as compelling as a good thriller" ...  'iabsolulcly unpuldownable!"  ;i; Everyone is welcome lo Ihe  (iading which is free, courtesy  tjf the Canada Council.  [;! Readers in april will be Myr-  ntja Koslash and Vicki Gabereau.  PROFESSIONAL  FINANCW "'ANNINGl  I HOur     experience     and I  expeilise  enables  us  lol  design piogtams lor youi [  present & luture goals  Call Cull Garrett  OUlctrMl-5411  ���mi UMW1  Local! 8*5-2543  Hi* Manulactunm Company I  7:30 p.m.  ESP TV  Pioneers of the Sunshine Coast  The broadcasting students  presenl another in a series on  ihe Pioneers of the Sunshine  Coasl. George Cooper's guest  Ihis week h Mrs. Florence  Wircn (Charnian) daughter of  wriler and artist A.J. Charnian.  Mrs. Wiren was born in Roberls  Creek in 1912. She joins George  lo share her memories of growing up on ihe Sunshine Coasl.  Thursday March 10  7:00 p.m.  The Heritage Society  "Live" Phone-in  Efforts lo creale a park  around the Siollz log flume and  old sawmill site on Ml.  Elphinstone is one of ihe projects laken on by The Heritage  Society. Join Mary Pinniger  and her guests John Hind-Smith  and Frank Wyngaerl  7:45 p.m.  French Immersion Special  Stories, songs and interviews  from the French Immersion  students ai Gibsons Elemenlary. We hope io present Ihis  programme entirely in French.  8:30 p.m.  Early Child Development  "Live" Phone-in  Sandy Wrightman hosts the  firsl in a series on Early Child  Developmeni. Guests on this  programme include Mr. David  Yaxley and Elois Yaxley.  Hackamore of the play in the  shuttered room of his last of  many refuges from the world.  He awaits the arrival of two of  his women from the past to  discover what life has been like  for the fifteen years of his seclusion.  It is exciting to see the Driftwood Players take on such  challenging material and even  more so to see them bring it off  with such success.  Much credit must go to  Director Jay Pomfret for this  splendid addition io the  theatrical memories of the Sunshine Coasl. Last year Pomfret  made his directorial debul with  the highly appreciated production of Bus Stop and he added  lo his laurels with this production. His fresh directorial  energy and perspective is a considerable enrichment to the  cultural life of Ihe Coast.  He was aided immeasurably  in his efforts by the quite splendid work of newcomer Ken Sal-  mond as the aged and irascible  eccentric. The pari of Henry  Hackamore is the kind of role  lhal positively demands a tour  i de force performance if the actor   is   not   going   to   fall  'desperately short and Salmond  'gave a suslained and convincing  performance   notable   for   its  consistent high quality and exquisite sense of comic liming.  Well done, indeed, sir.  Pomfrel himself played the  menacing bodyguard Raul and  assured us lhat his two-year  absence from ihe stage has done  nothing lo diminish his com-  mandingly physical stage  presence.  Alice AJbrechl and newcomer  Alison Macpherson did nobly as  Ihe ladies called from ihe past  and together gave the second act  one of Ihe best second act openings 1 have ever seen.  And oh what a dimension of  magic and delight does live  music bring! The Sunshine  Coast is rich and alive with  musical talent and the contribution made by the talented group  who supported the cast and  director of Seduced was the  splendid icing on a memorable  cake.  Special kudos must go to the  construction crew who once  again wrestled thousands of  pounds of risers and chairs into  place to make a brief theatrical  space. No one who hasn't actually lugged ihe makings into  place in one or olher of Ihe  Coast's halls can appreciate just  how much work is involved. Il  is an awesome and a daunting  lask and [hat people do it for  performance after performance  speaks volumes for their community spirit.  The large crowds who saw  one of the performances will  agree with me, who saw it twice,  thai this is a production which  must be staged again, perhaps  as part of the Summer Play  Parade if nol before. Hats off  to the director and cast. You set  yourself a considerable  challenge and pulled il off with  elan.  Inventory *a\c  Clearance  *    up to  mm  nt) Winter Clothing  75%0ff  I *J IV Selected At  cessoni's  =Colourful Kenyd=  STRAW BAGS  (Must make room for new  Spring dothes arriving daily)  2d jtofc Boutique  ' We select what we oiler as carefully  as you select what you buy  Hwy 101.  Sechelt  885-3132  Gibsons  T"esday  ���^nesday  '"ursday  Salurday  CTnn. *  IE  ��g:fc  W��* 10am  PRONTO'S  ��� ��� ������ s> �� �����  We will be  CLOSED  ^r Renovations  Wed.. Mar. 9  Co'  flxVnQ  the  CASUALTIES  March 31 to April 2  SSg "^  ���MBBEM  MciEOD  W8P. 70  WED. NITE  Pool Tourney  Drink Specials  ��������������������� e ���  Your guide to  the finest in  area dining  ffceCwwt  Looking for a quick, convenient place for lunch? One which  is also bright and cheerful, has good nourishing cuisine and  where Ihe price is righl?  Sounds loo good to he true, bul there it is, righl smack in the  middle of Ihe main street In Sechelt, Cowrie, across from Ihe  Coast News ollice.  Ye Olde Knglish Doughnut Shoppe offers delicious home  made soups, sandwiches of your choice, salads, home made  Cornish pastries and sausage rolls.  If your appetite is small and you feel like a nice cup of lea or  coffee served in fine china mugs you can select a doughnut  from the large variety of flavours offered. It's hard to say  which is best, bul I favour the one with rum icing.  For lunch, my companion chose a bowl of piping hoi while  clam chowder which he rated as "Excellent" while I opted for  the soup of Ihe day, a very lasty and filling potato soup followed by a Bavarian ham sandwich on rye bread - jusi name Ihe  items you'd like on Ihe sandwich and wind up with one which  is a meal in itself.  My husband decided on Ihe corned beef sandwich. We  could have chosen the Special of ihe day - hoi roast beef with  all Ihe Irimmings which looked mosl inviting. The Special  varies each day.  The lotal bill for our meal was around $10, our host, shop  owner Cockney John, logelher with his bright and efficient  Staff help make this a mosl pleasanl spot for lunch.  Average meal prices quoted do not include liquor.  Creek House - Inttniale dining and  European cuisine in a sophisticated yet  casual atmosphere. We serve rack of  lamb, duck, crab, clams, scallops, steaks,  also daily specials. Reservations recommended. Roberts Creek Road and Beach  Avenue - 885-9321. Open 6 pm. Closed  Mondays & Tuesdays. V. MC. 40 seats.  Jull) Roger Inn - Overlooking  beautiful Secret Cove, Friday and Saturday evening specials Irom 5 until S pm,  This week, Wieiierschnit/cl, Including  choice of Caesar Salad or French Union  Soup, Coffw or Tea, $8.95 per person.  Sunday Breakfast and Lunch, 111 am - 2  pm, 85 seals and lounge, V,, MC. Hwy  101, Secret Cove. For reservations please  call 885-7184.  The Omega Pizza, Steak And  Lobster House - With a perfect view  of Qibsons marina, and a good lime at-  NK.HT ON THf TOWN  mosphere, the Omega is a people-  watcher's paradise. Casi members of The  Beachcombers can usually be found dining here. Menu includes pizza, pasta,  steaks and seafood. Steaks and seafood  arc iheir specialties. Banquel facilities  available. Very special children's menu.  Average dinner inr two; $20. Reservations recommended. Located In Qibsons  Landing at 1538 Gower Point Rd.  886-2268. Open Sun-Thurs, 410pm. In  and Sal 4-11 pm. Scats 145.  Pronto's Restaurants Two locations  io serve you. Bolh serve an extensive  variety of pizza, steak, pasta, lasagne,  ribs, souvlaki in a delightful family atmosphere. Children's menu available. All  dinner entrees include garlic bread and a  choice of soup or salad. Average family  meal for four about $15-520. Located al  Wharf Rd., Sechelt, 885-1919; and in  Cedar Plaza, Hwy. 101, Gibsons.  886-8138.  FAMILY DINING  The Homestead - Daily lunch and  dinner specials as well as regular entrees.  Lunches include sandwiches, hamburgers, pyrogies arid salads. Dinner  selections include steaks, chicken and  seafood. Prime Rib and 15 item salad  bar are the house specialty on Friday,  Saturday and Sunday nights. Average  family meal for four $25-$30. Hwy 101,  Wilson Creek, 885-2931 Open 8 am - 9  pm daily. 40 seats inside, 30 seat patio.  Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  The Raven Cafe  Ruby Lake Resort - Lovely view of  lake from Ruby Lake's post and beam  dining room and good highway access for  vehicles of all sizes. Breakfast served ail  day. Lunch prices begin at $2.50, dinners  from $5.50 including salad bar, Smorgasbord Sunday nights includes 12 salads,  three hot meat dishes and two desserts,  $10.95 for adults, $5.50 for children  under 12. Tiny tots free. A great family  outing destination. Absolutely superb  prime rib every Friday night. Average  family dinner for four $20-25. Sunshine  Coast Hwy, Pender Harbour -883-2269.  Open 7 days a week, 7 am - 9 pm. 54  seats. V., MC. Breakfast, lunch and din-  FOR SALE  by Owner  The Wharf Restaurant Spa  tacular sunsets and intimate evening dining with a breath-taking view from ever)  table. We serve superb North American  and International Cuisine, and offer a  (Ine wine selection. Relax and enjoy our  many gourmei delights in the comfortable  ambiance created hy our tasteful, cosy  decor and unbeatable setting. Dinner is  served 7 days a week, from 5 pm. Join us  for our fantastic Sunday Brunch from 8  am to 2 pm. We also cater to conventions  and private functions In our glassed-in  atrium style Bayside Room. Open Mon.  -Sat. 7 am - 2 pin and 5 - 10 pm; Sun. 8  am - 2 pm and 5 - 9 pin. 56 seats. Reservations recommended, All major cards  accepted. Hwv. lOl, Davis Bay,  885-7285.  EAT IN ��� TAKE OUT  Ye Olde Knglish Doughnut  Shoppe - Super lunch bar for cat in or  take-out. Two soups daily, numerous  sandwich selections, 18-choice salad bar.  Hot selections include Shephard's pie,  zucchini strips, stuffed crepes, beef dip  and hot turkey sandwich. There's always  a Daily Special - plus, of course, our  famous doughnuts, muffins, Cornish  pasties, sausage rolls, scones...and more!  Murchie's coffee and teas. Cappuccino  and Espresso. Open Mon.-Sat., 6 am  -5:30 pm, 24 seats, V., MC. Cowrie St.,  Sechelt, 885-2616.  Cedar's Inn - Appetizers all day till 11  pm. Darts every Sun. Everyone welcome.  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons -886-8171. Open 11  am - midnight, Sun-Thurs; 11 am -1 am,  Fri-Sat. 100 seats. V., MC. Regular menu  11 am to 8:30 pm. 14.  Coast News, March 7,1988  Gibsons Yacht Club  31 Yacht Clubs  invited to Gibsons  Rough work is close during recent Pep-Duff) sparring exhibition.  ���Vera i:iiiott photo  by Shirley Watson, 886-3304  Gibsons Yacht Club is in full  swing for Ihe upcoming boating  season. The "Mariners Fair",  which will be held the weekend  of May 6-7 at the Gibsons  Marina is starting to really  shape up. Invitations have been  senl oul lo 31 Yacht Clubs, and  by the response so far, it looks  like we will have a very good  turnout,  There will be a beer and wine  garden held on Saturday and  tables will be sold lo anyone  who has items lo sell, trade, or  for exhibition, We are hoping to  have ihe service clubs open food  boolhs lo feed Ihe hungry  boalers.  Also, any club, service group,  or individual is more lhan  welcome lo add Iheir ideas inlo  making ihis 'Mariners Fair", an  annual event thai will have people looking forward to it.  Our objective is to not only  sell Gibsons, bul the whole Sunshine Coasl as a friendly  boating community lhal will  have our visitors wanting lo  rel urn.  Strikes and spares  Our Golden Age Leagues  have finished the first round of  Iheir leam tournament. The  firsl place leam for the Swingers  is Megan Thomson, Belly  Wilson, Ev MacLaren and  Harry Waller. The firsl place  leam for Ihe Sechell GA's is Flo  Webster, Flora Gardiner,  Mildred Drummond and Jack  Keenc. The learns will bowl in a  final round on March 13.  In the Classic League Bonnie  McConnell rolled a 300 single  and an 872 total and Cauleen  McCuaig a 301 single and a  1013 total.  In the Gibsons 'A' League  Barb Christie rolled a 304 single  and a 658 triple, Glen Hanchar  a 276-720 triple and Nora Solin-  sky a 282-747 triple.  In Ihe Junior YBC League  Neil Clark rolled  and a 651 total.  CLASSIC  Diane < li'iiit'iil  Ralph Kiitlt  Lionel McCuaig  TUESDAY COFFEE;  Hazel Skylle  SWINGERS:  Ik'lva lluuku  Jim Gilchrist  I en Horned  CIBSONS A':  Ik's Dromholis  Lome Christie  Frecmun Reynolds  SI.OUGH-OEFS:  Pearl MucKemie  BALL & CHAIN:  Isohol Kurt  Dorothy Knhinson  Russell Robinson  Ralph Roth  PHUMASTIQUE:  Ik's Yoone,  Ha/el Skylle  Mails Wood  a 304 single  206-1153  244-864  254-951  250-6I8  224-599  111-616  242*16  265-670  238-673  240-693  256*05  231438  268-653  273424  272-688  259-655  237470  278-667  Youth soccer  grateful for aid  Wilh the year end tournament approaching fast (March  19), I would like lo thank ihe  students from Chatelech lhat  lined Ihe soccer field al iheir  school for youlh soccer all  season.  I would also like lo lliank  Harvey Bisl for officiating at a  lol of games for Ihe 10 and II  and 12 and 13 year olds. Usually  Harvey would ref Ihe 10 and 11  year olds al iwelvc o'clock and  Ihen ref the 12 and 13 year olds  at two o'clock which meanl  mosl of his Saturday would be  taken up wilh youlh soccer.  There are four coaches of  learns this year lhal have none  of their own kids involved in  soccer. They deserve a lhank  you also. They are Nick  Bcrgnach, Frank Dixon, Larry  O'Donaghy and John Nieker-  son.  There will be a coaches  meeling around March 9 to  discuss ihe tournament  schedule. Coaches will be  notified aboul Ihe proper date.  Please coaches make an effort  lo attend.  8 AND 9 YEAR OLDS  WL T P  Shop Easy 8 3 4 20  Sechell Lions 2 10 3 7  Nicks Shell 12 1 2 26  Pharmasave 2 8 5 9  10 AND II YEAR OLDS  Sechelt I IE. Hoehne) 14 I 0 20  Sechell 2 (J, llrown) 0 16 0 0  Gibsons 3 ID. Younitl 9 6 0 18  Gibsons 4 II.. O'Donaithyl   7 7 0 14  12 AND 13 YEAR OLDS  Elphi Rec 4 6 2 10  GBS 7 3 2 16  CALL NOW  for free estimate  Due to a manufacturing improvement  Elson Glass is proud to announce  7 YEAR  WARRANTY  (extended from 5 years)  On Double Glazed Sealed  Aluminum Window Units  Hwy. 101 & Pratt Rd., Gibsons 886-7359  OPEN: Mon. - Fri. 8 am - 4:30 pm  Saturday 8:30 am - 12:30 pm  Mel Buckmasler  NIGHT OWLS:  Karen MacDonald  Pal Winn  SECHELT (J.A.'S:  Merle Hately  I eil Nelson  Cec Byere  YBC PEEWEES:  Sherlyn Hood  YBS BANTAMS:  Chris Voll  Jonathan Brainerd  YBC JUNIORS:  Debbie Davidson  Tammy Baba  Mike Mel clhin  257-672  257-602  254-620  284485  226406  238-608  161-220  152-104  21KM76  In February, a hilarious get-  logelher was held ai Ihe Kin Hut  entitled "South Seas Nite", (in  February, one needs a liltle sunshine) everyone dressed in south  seas attire, the hall was  decorated to look like an enchanted island, and music from  the islands played in Ihe  background. Nels and Angelina  Nyberg, presented a very interesting film on the lifestyle of  Tonga and made everyone feel a  little restless for our summer lo  come. The pot-luck supper of  ihe food from Ihe islands was  excellent, and a good time was  had by all.  Our membership committee  has been very busy ihese lasl  couple of months as our  membership has doubled since  lasl fall. Anyone wishing lo  become a member of our club,  please contact Ian at 886-3942,  for now is the lime lo get involved in the activities that are  coming up this season. We will  be having a fishing derby, sail  races, Mariners Fair, and  weekend outings, and lasl bul  not least, maybe, jusi maybe,  our very own club house.  Al a special meeling held  March 1, ihe current plans of  obtaining a club house was  outlined lo the membership.  The response was very encouraging and we are now  eagerly pulling logelher the  details io enable us lo build a  home for our club and visiiors.  As you can see, I he club has  been very active during ihe  winter, and it looks like the  boating season this year is really  going io be one full of exciting  events. This is ihe lime io gel involved. A person does nol have  lo own a boal lo belong lo our  club as we have a social  membership available.  Sunshine Coast  FIGURE SKATING CLUB  presents  ICE FANTASY 1988  "The Beat Goes On"  Siiiitluy, March 13,  1 pm and 3:30 pm  Tickets available .it Zippers, Talewind Books, Headquarters,  Books & Stuff, Willee's Reslauranl and Club Members  CHAIN OIL  Our Prices Have Slipped!  Medium  or  Heavy  *fi95  1 4 litre jug Wea.  (4/case)     $A COO  1 or 2 cases ���*��� W ea.  $0000  6 to 10 cases sssfcW ea.  o   c    $9400  3 to 5 cases aW "r ea.  $9400  11 to 20 cases alk I ea.  20 litre pail  $9760  ���������  ���   ea.  205 litre barrels  $240����  AP$ Power fliu  Seruice  A DIVISION OF SEASIDE RENTALS  5542 Inlet Ave, Sechelt 885-4616  '  FREE  "     "st Vehicles  Pre-Spring  VEHICLE  INSPECTION  100+=  Reference: Point Atkinson F��r skootiumcnuK Narrows ton 11��, 45 mm.,  plus S min lor each ft. of rise,  and 7 mm. lor each It. of tall  Pacific Standard Time  The Only  Authorized  TRADES WELCOME  rrrxs  HONDA  Power  "'������""���"���"  Dealer from  Port Mellon  To Egmont  rm  WHARF RD  SECHELT  885-4141i  _ iivVviiiif      sechelt   ���" ^'i  {  1000IN0 & MEBINE LTD. %��Zj  Point Inspection  Including  Under-Chassis, Brakes, Shocks,  Engine, Steering, Exhaust,  Belts & Hoses, Tires...  ...WE CHECK IT ALL!  BOOK YOUR APPOINTMENT NOW!  Bring Your Car In Before The Spring Rush  W For complete Automotive repair ^^^r^r=I==  mm  rr  Shaw Rd. at Hwy 101, Gibsons  (Basement of PetroCan Store)  886-3437  TOURIST AND RECREATION GUIDE  j$^T~"  Tfatft  %  fttki Heivuj'6 l/Hwum Out  LAST STOP SHOPPING FOR PRINCESS LOUISA!  ��� Groceries ��� Fresh Meat ��� Produce ��� Ice ��� Post Office  ��� lull Line of Marine and FishinR Gear ��� Fuel/Propane  Box 40, Garden Hay     Charters Available 883-2253  A  CANOE  RENTALS  ��� Row Boal Rentals  Milk RjXtVt 883-2269  "READ AND REIAX"  ��� Craft Books ��� Woodworking ��� Cookbooks  ��� Gift Wrap   ��� Cards  TALEWIND BOOK.S-���I  !jb(.t:l Cowrie Slrrct   Sethcll  Fine Art - Art Supplies ��� Gifts  Come  Down  &  Browse  280 Gower Point Rd., Gibsons Landing  ^GALLERYE  CUSTOtlP  FRAMING  9213  886-9213  ��� HELLY HANSEN & MUSTANG  OUTDOOR WEAR  D MARINE BATTERIES  . OCHARTS & BOOKS  888-8688  Walerlronl, Gibsons  GIBSONS marina  BOAT RENTALS  ��� Fishing Gear Rentals  ��� Air Tanks  FISHING & DIVING CHARTERS  FISHING GUIDE  cLowes I^esort-CMotel  Camping & R.v. Sites Pender Harbour   883-2456  Leisure Time???  = Come to the Shadow Bauxl =  ��� PAINTINGS ��� POTTERY ��� WEARABLE ART  limited edition prints by  ��� Robert Bateman  ��� Ron Parker  ��� |. Serry-Llseer       ��� Paul Ugarta    1 many motel  ��� CUSTOM FRAMING ��� ART SUPPLIES  Cowrie Si., Sechelt  ��� ���as - - Coast News, March 7,1988  15.  Sunshine Coast  Services Directory  ��� APPLIANCE SERVICES*  ELECTRICAL CONTR.  EXCAVATING  ��� HEATING  SERVICE & REPAIR  To All Major Appliance)*  Duality Reconditioned Major Appliances For Sale  GUARANTEED & DELIVERED  Will Buy Nice. Non-Working Major Appliances  BJORN  886-7897  Need this space?  C.ill  tin: COAST  MEWS  .it  886 ?6?? ur 88'j 3930  COAST BOBCAT SERVIC  Small In Size - Big In Production  Yard Clean Up     . Post Holes  ��� Topsotl/Gravel/MuTch Spreading ^_$V  ��� Light Trenching <ua����uji__tk'{.  1685-7061   SECHELT muK��mfo!*&.J  ICG LIQUID GAS  ��� Aulo Propane  ��� Appliances  ��� Quality B.B. Q's  8852360  Hwy 101. across St  Irom Big Mac's, Sechelt  ftolrW Rcmhw  Refrigeration &  Appliance Service  BACK AT PRATT RD. 886-9959  Need this space?  Call the COAST NEWS  at 886-2622 or 885 3930  ��� BUILDING CONTRACTORS*  ROOFING  Specializing in all types of  FREE      commercial & residential roofing  ALL WORK  ESTIMATES 886-2087 eves,   guaranteed.  Sheehan Construction Ltd.  renovations and  general contracting  886-7830  Matuic Drive  i GranihamsLdg. BC VON 1X0  POMFRET  CONSTRUCTION  For all aspects ot  residential & commercial construction  885-9692  P.O.Box 623. Gibsons, B.C  ��� CLEANING SERVICES  CHIMNEY CLEANING  Top Hat Cleaning Systems  "The Reliable Professionals"  886-8554  24 HOUR  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Mellon to Oles Cove  Commercial Containers Available  B85-9973 ^ 886-2938,/  ��� CONCRETE SERVICES*  U Ready Mix Concrete        _-J *''    |  t\ C Sand & Gravel   .   .WB-J        I  N,f"    CONCRETE  V-O  LTD  \_f    "' Sf ��VWC THI SUNSHIM" C. .AST  Ml Mil l PLANT GIBSONS PLANT   j  a...    885-7180 886-8174      J  Concrete Septic Tank Sales  Septic Pumping ��� Crane Service  BONNIEBROOK INDUSTRIES  886-7064  C/ps, can Swanson's >  ____))   For: Ready Mix Concrete Sand & Gtavel  Itfi-^ Dump Truck Rental  |l>*41 Formed Concrete Products  V Phone 885-9666 ��� 885-5333 J  Coast Concrete Pumping  ^^s^ 8. foundations  jMr*^- free estimates  John Parton     885-5537  ��� CONCRETE SERVICES*  /"Turenne  Concrete Pumping Ltd  ��� Pumping   ���foundations "Patios  ��� Placing     ���Sidewalks    ��� floor  ��� finishing  ���Driveways  ^RR��4 Gibsons 886-7022  /|K SEAVIEW ELECTRIC  ^ p Plumbing 4 Heating Ltd.  Residential ��� Commercial ��� Industrial  ��� Maintenance & Design  ��� Energy Management  ��� Fire Alarm Systems  ��� B.C. Hydro Authorized  "Electric Plus" Contractor ���  CFREE ESTIMATES���l  885-7142     r  Electric Plus  Authorized  B.C. Hydro  Contractor  Seaside C_.i  teaside (electric JtJ  Residential - Commercial - Industrial  Box 467, Cibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  886-3308  ��� EXCAVATING  BACKHOE and OPERATOR  Qualified In Septic Fields,  Forming Driveways, rtS?  Landscaping ^^MJj^-  886-3445  Garry's Crane & Excavating  M*  ��� Wheel & Track Backhoes  ��� Excavating & Drain Fields      f'KjttS  ��� Clearing & Stump Disposal es"��  ��� Screened Topsoil - Fill  ��� Sand & Gravel  Deliveries  886-7028  P&M EXCAVATING^  Backhoe Service  No Job Too Small  886-2182 or 886-8363  Septic Systems  Landscaping  Stump Removal  Need this space?  C.ill  Ihci COAST   NEWS  .it  886 ?6?? or 88S 3930  Need this space?  C.ill  Hie  COAST   NIWS  .it   88ri ?ti>�� ,���'88b 3930  ��� GEN. CONTRACTORS*  MARINE SERVICES  # Motel & Campsites  * Water Taxi  * Marine Repairs        * Ice and Tackle       883-2266,  <**      THE  RENOVATIONS WITH  A T00CH OF CLASS  COMMERCIAL & RESIDENTIAL  IMPROVER  LTDl  BQX7  HALFMOON BAY  885-5029;  Cottrell's Marine Service  SERVICE TO Alt MAKES  Specializing In Marc. Outboard  & stern drive rebuilding  Located at  Smilty's Marina, Gibsons  ESTIMATES       SHOP 8867711     RES. 885-5840 .  ______     Cott  DIVER        "W*"  FREE ^  ContourjDeslan:  MISC SERVICES  HOME PRODUCTS  Awnings ��� Railings ��� Vinyl Decks ��� Blinds ��� Flooring'  673PayneRd��� oafs  n*n.  Gibsons     SHOWROOM BY APPOINTMENT 886-3191/  IBJinHallmark  GIBSONS MOBILE SAW SERVICE  Custom Culling ��� Planing  Bevel Siding ��� Posts & r  Chris Napper 8863468  R.RJ4, S6. C78,  Gibsons. B.C. VON 1V0  POOLS & SPAS LTD.  Quality Products Worldwide Since 1966  Box 1883. Gibsons. B.C. VON 1V0  886-3344  886-3364  laning .  s Bea"'i \j____m  itWa\\\\\\\WawaWi  Fine Tree Works  Pruning - Topping      Cul|y lnsured>  Danger Tree Removal  Landscaping ft. Maintenance  H.C. .Mcnstnk ����0��r.l IMI.��r>.  ��NH-4��:i4        H.iburl. <V����k, III' vo.v sin'iij  Need this space?  Call the COAST NEWS  at 886-2622 or 885 3930  /   GIBSONS TAX SERVICE   ^  Ave. Price $18.00  Income Tax Preparation  All business strictly confidential  A. Jack  886-7878^  635 Martin Rd. Gibsons  ROLANDS   HOME IMPROVEMENTS LTD.  ��� 5" Continuous aluminum gutters  ��� Aluminum soffits & lascias  ��� Built-in vacuum systems  t Vinyl siding  885-3562  'REWARD'  Have your HEAL ESTATE needs handled professionally and  you will be rewarded by results. Free evaluation,  consultations, and listings wanled  GIBSONS REALTY ltd.  Sunnycresl Mall  J.R. (Jim) Munro  Ollice: 886-2277  Res.: 886-7134  /SUPPLYING:  ��� Vinyl Siding ��� Sundeck Coatings  / ��� Aluminum Railings ��� Aluminum Awnings  7  ��� Aluminum Patio Covers  j ��� Power Washing  m  _��eIl\x LrUee ff\  886-7359 VJP  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  Auto   &   Marine   Glass. Aluminum Windows  & Screens,   , ��� ,       Mirrors  H��i 101 & Prat! Rd. ,  Serving The Entire Sunshine Coast  Gibsons Call 886-3002 Paul Franske  SCHNYDER WELD & FAB.  Welding & Repairs  8867303    885-4116  rt BC FGRRI6S  ^ Schedule  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PENINSULA  WINTER    SPRING  88  Effective Fri., Jan. 1 to.  Thurs., June 23,1988  JERVIS INLET  n  JJOMES|K[^AY^NGDAL^^^^^^^EAR^^OVtSALTER^��  Lv. Horseshoe Bay           Lv. Langdale  7:30 am  3:30 pm M      6:20 am     2:30 pm  9:30 M  5:30             8:30 M'     4:30  11:30 am  7:25 M        10:30 am    6:30  1:15 pm  9:15           12:25 pm M 8:20 M  dtnotas no Maverick Bus on Sundays -    ��� M danulu Mivltick Bus  Lv. Earls Cove  6:40 am       6:30  10:30 8:30  12:25 pm M    10:20 M  4:30 pm  Lv. Saltery Bay  5:45 am  9:25 M  11:30  3:30 pm  5:301V!  7:30  9:30  'EXTRA SAILINGS   EASTER / EARLY SUMMER: Lv. Earls Cove. Lv. Saltery Bay  Effective Thurs., Mar. 31 thru Mon., April 4 and Irom 8:20 ? 35  Fri., May 20 thru Thurs., June 23 2:30 1:30 pm  OMEGA  Tarminal  ���et>2  7:��8  945  11:15  1:40  345  5:45  Gibsons  Marina  *Nota ttiara will ba no  "First Farry" run on Saturdays  No Bus Sanrlca Sundays  ������1MINI BUS SCHEDULE  Monday  Leaves Sechell  lor Gibsons  the Dock. Cowrie Slreel  ���1:00  7:47  9:47  11:47  1:42  3:47  547  Sunnycrasl  Mall  '5:55  5:00  10:00  12:00  1:50  4:00  5:00  Lossar  Sua  Shallai  '5:03 Farry              'S:I0  1:03 Tarminal         5:10  10:03 10:10  12:03 12:10  1:53 2:05  4:03 4:10  6:03 0:10  r>.  CHAINSAWS  SALES & SERVICE  KELLY'S LAWNMOWEB &  CHAINSAW LTD.  I   HWY. 101 & PRATT RD.   886-2912 J  8 40 a m  ���10 00 a m  I 00 p m  * 3 15 pm  Tuesday  8 40am  0 00 a m  1 00 pm  2 30 p m  Wednesday  8 40 a m  ���10 00 a m  I 00 p m  ' 3.15 pm  Thursday  8 40am  ���10 00 am  1 00 p m  2 30 p m  Friday  8 40 a m  10 00 a m  3 16pm  Leaves Gibsons  lor Sechell  Lower Gibsons  Municipal Parking Lot,  Gower PI. Rd.  9 15am  MO 45 a m  ��� I 35 p.m  4 00 p m  9 15 am  11 45a m  1 50 p m  4 00 p m  9 15am  ���10 45 a m  ��� I 35 p m  4 00 p m  9 15 a m  II 45a m  ��� 1 35 p m  ��� 4 00 p m  9 15am  10 45 a m  4 00 p m  LOWER ROAD   route ��� via Flume Road, Beach Avenue & Lower Road  Suncoast Transportation Schedules Sponsored By  Gikim  TiMieE  13 Years Travel Experience  = 886-9255 =====  Sweml  Agenda  Insurance, Qutopkkfl   Notary  = ===== 886-2000 =  Red Carpet Service From friendly Professionals in Sunnycrest Mall. Cibsqt  BLACK RICHMOND PEAT SOIL 6.7 & 8 GOLDEN  8Vds delved insect.   $160    HEDGING EVERGREENS  BARK MULCH jqoo/,  15 vtls detained in Secnell   $270 '  COASTS LARGEST NURSERY  30 ACRES OF PLANTS  MURRAY'S NURSERY 2ei2isi  _ lucaled 1 mile nptlh ul Hwy 101 on Mason Rd      BB5-297d    a  TIERNEY & WHITE  CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS  BRYAN E. TIERNEY, C.A.  683-2167 (Residence 298-7713)  214131 WATER STREET. VANCOUVER. B C V6B 4M3      J  GREAT  PACIFIC MANAGEMENT  . ,            , ���,            c     . CO. LTD. (EST. 1965)  ��� Financial Planning Service  ��� Investment Fund Alaadi.tr W. Irvine  ��� RRSP'* RepresCTlailsT  ��� Retirement Income Funds (604) 886-6600  ��� Tax Shelters  Bus Ii", c.ill  ,. IH    VON IVU  | SUNSHINE KITCHENS  ��� CABINETS ���  886-9411  I Showroom Kern's Plaza, Hwy 101  _qan Tuesday to Saturday 10-4 pm 16.  Coast News, March 7,1988  Letters to the Editor  Late French Immersion still seen possible  Editor:  Since Ihe successful establishment of the Early French Immersion Program at Gibsons  and Sechelt in September 1986,  there has been an increased  awareness and understanding of  Ihe advantages and importance  of such a program. The second  year of the program saw an increase in Ihe Grade one enrollment compared to the previous  year. Once parents could see Ihe  program was in place and successful, Ihey showed iheir in-  leresl and commitment with increased support,  Many parents of Grade 3, 4  and 5 students now wish lhal  the French Immersion Program  had been initiated 3 years earlier  in ihis school dislricl so lhal  Iheir children could have  entered the program in Grade I.  If you are one of ihese parents,  ii is still nol too late for your  child to enter the French Im  mersion Program in ihis school  district.  If you are a parent of a Grade  5 student [his year, this is the  crucial lime for you and your  child lo show your support for  the implementation of the Lale  French Immercison Program  lor September 1988.  A letter from each child, and  iheir parents, stating their  strong desire for, and commitment lo, a Late French Immersion Program al Gibsons School  in September 1988, is needed.  We can then request ihe issue be  placed on Ihe agenda for further  discussion al the School Board  Meeling on Tuesday, March 22,  al ihe Board Office in Gibsons.  The decision lo do anolher  survey to verify interest in a  Late Immersion Program in  September 1988, was only  defeated by Ihe narrow margin  of four to three againsl. Elected  officials do lake note and res-  Drug workshop  Editor:  Would you please inform  your readers of the following  workshop we are sponsoring.  Kids and Drugs. Facts - the  Gallup Youth Omnibus Study  done by ihe Canadian Gallup  Poll in' 1982 found thai ihe  average age for firsl use of  alcohol is 12 years; ihe average  age for firsl use of marijuana is  14 years; 81 per cent of 12 to 19  year olds have tried alcohol, one  in 10 of Ihese persons have had  problems related lo its use.  We are all concerned about  alcohol and drug use at some  point in our lives. We may  wonder 'Is my child using  drugs? How can I tell? Can I do  anything to prevent Ihis from  happening in my home?' Often  we feel helpless lo find answers  lo Ihese questions, Ihey seem so  complex. Pan of feeling better  aboul something is to learn  aboul il, lo become informed,  lo sorl through ihe issue and lo  get involved.  Continuing Education is  presenting a workshop entitled  'Kids and Drugs' which will  cover such lopics as drug use information, physical effects of  drugs, communicaling wilh  your child, developing personal  responsibility: an approach lo  discipline.  The workshop will be presented by David Coverdale, a  substance abuse counsellor and  pareni support group facilitator  who has many years experience  working wilh families.  The workshop is Friday,  March 18, 7:00 to 9:00 pm and  Saturday, March 19,9:00 am lo  4:00 pm al Ihe Dislricl Resource  Cenlre, Gibsons. Cost is $35 for  iwo days. Enrollment is limited.  Please call 886-8841 lo register.  Mary Pinniger, Coordinator  Continuing Education  ANGLICAN CATHOLIC  CHURCH OF CANADA  ST. COIUMBA OF IONA PARISH  8835 Redrooffs Road  2nd Sunday 10:011 Morning Prayer  11:00 Communion  n  4th Sunday   11:00 Morning Prayer  5th Sunday    3:30 Communion  The Reverend E.S. Gale  885-7481 or 1-525-6760  Prayer Book Anglican  _s�� srt .%>_  11:15am  10:00 am  9:30 am  9:30 am  THE UNITED CHURCH  OF CANADA  Sunday Worship Services  CIBSONS  Glassford Road  SundaySchool  ST. lOHN'S  Davis Bay  SundaySchool  Rev. Alex G. Reid  Church Telephone         886-2333   4* a* an   GRACE REFORMED  PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH  Morning Worship 11:15 am,  St. Hilda's Anglican Church  Evening Worship    7 pm in homes  Wednesday Bible  Sludy 7:30 pm in homes  J. Cameron Fraser, Paslor  885-7488  ALL WELCOME   ts.sjs.su   ST. BARTHOLOMEW'S  & ST. AIDAN'S  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Parish Family Eucharist  Church School 10 am  Rev. I.E. Robinson, 886-8436  -4��*J*-  CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  711 Park Road, Gibsons  SundaySchool 9:30 AM  Morning Worship Service 11 AM  Interim Paslor  Arthur Willis  Arlys Peters, Minister of Music  Church Office: 886-2611  GIBSONS COMMUNITY  FELLOWSHIP  Welcomes you to join us  in Worship  Prayer Sun.  9:30 AM  Morning Worship Sun.  10:00 AM  Wednesday 7:00 PM  599 Gosver Point Road  Pastor Monty McLean  886-7049  THE SECHELT PARISH  of the ANGLICAN CHURCH  __*.    ST. HILDA'S (Sechell)  /^     8 am      Holy Communion  \f^    9:30 am       Family Service  ST. ANDREW'S (Madeira Park)  11:30 am 8B5-50I9  Rev. June Maffin   srS.Vt.nt   NEW LIFE FELLOWSHIP  NEW TESTAMENT  CHURCH  Services Times       Sun., 10:30 am  Midweek Wed., 7:30pm  Youth Group Fri., 7:30 pm  Women's Prayer      Thurs., 10am  Paslor Ivan Fox  885-4775 or 885-2672   .��.��.�� _  PENDER HARBOUR  PENTECOSTAL  CHURCH  Lagoon Road, Madeira Park  Sunday School 9:45 am  Morning Worship 11:00 am  Prayer 4 Bible Sludy  Wednesday, 7:30 pm  883-2374* 883-9441  Pastor Mike Klassen  Affiliated With The Pentecostal  Assemblies of Canada  .��.* n  GIBSONS  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  New Church building on  School Road ��� opp. RCMP  Paslor Ted Boodle  Sunday School 9:45 am  Morning Worship 11:00 am  Evening Fellowship 7:00 pm  Bible Sludy  Weds, at 7:30 pm  Phone  886-9482 or 886-7107  Affiliated wilh the  Pentecostal Assemblies  of Canada   ***   THE SALVATION ARMY  Next to Langdale Ferry  9:45 am  11:00 am  Free Pickup For Sunday School  In Gibsons Area  Sunday School  Morning Worship  Phone 886-7232 or 886-9759  John & Bev Studiman  We Extend A  Warm Welcome To All  pond to public interest and input from concerned citizens.  Parents with students in  Grade 3 and 4 ihis year, also  need lo lend Iheir support to the  current Grade 5 parents. You  need lo show the Trustees that  ihere is support for Ihe program  in ihe following two years  (1989-1990).  Il is up to you. If you don'l  write, phone or speak up now,  close lo a hundred children  (from the School Board's own  Degree of Commitment figures  of strongly interested) will never  have the opportunity lo experience ihe many benefits  available lo ihem ihrough a  Late Immersion Program. Once  the public can see Ihe Board has  made a commitment and the  program is in place, the number  of students enrolling each  subsequent year does increase.  The Early French Immersion  Program shows Ihis. We could  be denying ihis opporlunily to  more than a hundred children  presently in Grades 3, 4 and 5.  Please contact the Board Office and let them know your  concern and commitment. For  further information on the program, and also to let us know  how much support there is,  please phone 885-3849.  Thank you.  Cathy Crawford  Arta Phillips  Helen Robinson  Maureen Wiekenkamp  53%  REMEMBER:  If you're going to  gamble with your  SEPTIC TANK  a flush  is better  than a  full house,  BONNIEBROOK  INDUSTRIES ltd  for Stptlc Tank Pumping  Ask For Lucky Larry 886-7064-  % otf  Sunshine Coast Regional District  BULLETIN BOARD  Royal Terraces Building  corner of Wharf Rd., and Teredo St.  Sechelt  P.O. Box 800  Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  885-2261  ���UPCOMING MEETINGSI  Thursday, March 10th  Regular Board Meeting - 7:30 pm  Monday, March 14th  Foreshore Advisory Task Force -1:00 pm  Monday, March 14th  Sechelt Inlet Study, Open House  ��� 4 to 9:30 pm  ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT  COMMISSION ��� VACANCY  Membership on the Economic Development Commission has been expanded to include a member from the  Halfmoon Bay to Earles Cove area.  The EDC will be placing increased emphasis on  strengthening the economy on this part of the Coast in  1988. The Regional District Board would be pleased to  hear from anyone from this area interested in serving as  a member of the Commission.  NOTICE  EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY  The Halfmoon Bay  Refuse Disposal Site  Is Permanently  CLOSED  OPEN LETTER  TO THE RESIDENTS  OF THE SUNSHINE COAST  Re: Supply ol Raw Water to Sechelt Aggregates  Further to the public meeting held in Sechelt on  February 28, 1988 to discuss Sechelt Aggregate's  proposed gravel extraction operation, I offer the  following as clarification with regard to the supply of  raw water by the Regional District.  1) The maximum quantity of raw water is not to ex  ceed 1,000,000 gallons per day.  2) Flow rates and times shall be determined from  time to time by the Works Superintendent.  3) Service shall be interruptable on short notice  should domestic requirements dictate such  action.  4) Raw water supplied will be for industrial use only.  5) Regular water will be supplied independently for  domestic use at regular commercial rates.  6) Raw water rates will be charged as follows:  a) Capital charge of 12.5 cents per 1,000 gallons with  a minimum charge for 100,000 gallons per day  averaged over each month.  b) User fee based on the actual cost of maintaining  the plant above the supply point multiplied by the  fraction:  Volume of water supplied    plus 25%  Volume of water produced overhead charges  I would like to add that the Regional District has  clearly established that the supply of raw water to  Sechelt Aggregates will not disadvantage other  users of the system and that the prices offered represent fair compensation for the Regional District  facilities used.  Yours truly,  W^ftfy-Sc  o*"*V\_^  Peggy Connor      tip  Notice of  Public Open House And Meeting  SECHELT INLET COASTAL STRATEGY PILOT PROJECT  This project was undertaken as the first stage of a process  which will establish a plan and policies tor managing uses  in the Sechelt Inlet system. User and agency interests as  expressed in the Coastal Resource Identification Study  (CRIS) (Ministry of Forests and Lands) and existing uses  have been mapped to illustrate areas of specific interests  and multiple interests.  The next stage of the planning study will be to identify the  desired role of Sechelt Inlet, and to draft a plan which will  include policies for management of the area so that those  goals can be accomplished.  Your attendance is requested to:  1. review maps and make comments on their content  2. provide your input on future directions for the Sechelt  Inlet system.  Maps will be available lor viewing at the Regional District  offices from March 7 lo March 21, 19bb. They will also be  on display at the Trail Bay Mall In Sechelt on March 12,  1988. Written comments will be accepted within Ihose  dates.  The open home and meeting will take place:  Monday, March 14,1988  Sunshine Coast Regional District Offices  The schedule will be as follows:  4:00 pm ��� Maps on Display  7:30 pm - Presentation  8:00 pm - Public Comments and Discussion  This project has been coordinated by the Foreshore Advisory Task Force of the Sunshine Coast Regional District,  a group which includes representatives from resident  groups, the District of Sechelt, Industry, and provincial and  federal agencies.  MON.  m MINIBUS TIMETABLE:!!���  TUES. WED. THURS. FRI.  Leaves  Sechelt  for  Gibsons  8:40 am  10:00 am  (Lower Road)  1:00 pm  3:15 pm  (Lower Road)  8:40 am  10:00 am  (Lower Road)  1:00 pm  2:30 pm  8:40 am  10:00 am  (Lower Road)  1:00 pm  3:15 pm  (Lower Road)  8:40 am  10:00 am  (Lower Road)  1:00 pm  2:30 pm  8:40 am  10:00 am  3:15 pm  Leaves  9:15 am  9:15 am  9:15 am  9:15 am  9:15 am  Gibsons  10:45 am  11:45 am  10:45 am  11:45 am  10:45 am  for  (Lower Road)  1:50 pm  (Lower Road)  1:35 pm  Sechelt  1:35 pm  4:00 pm  1:35 pm  (Lower Road)  (Lower Road)  (Lower Road)  (Lower Road)  4:00 pm  4:00 pm  4:00 pm  (Lower Road)  4:00 pm  FARES:  One Zone - .75; each additional zone .25  Zone #1: Gibsons to Roberts Creek (Flume Road)  Zone #2: Roberts Creek to Sechelt  THIS SERVICE IS FOR  PUBLIC USE  Door-to-Door Service is  available for the disabled  and handicapped, and  can be booked by phoning  the dispatcher at  885-5881  NO SERVICE ON  WEEKENDS OR  PUBLIC  HOLIDAYS  "Lower Road" route - via Flume Road, Beach Avenue and Lower Road.  Regular stops at Sechelt and Qlbsons Medical Clinics.  Sechelt Bus Stop: The Dock, Cowrie Street  Gibsons Bus Stop: Lower Qlbsons, Municipal Parking Lot,  Gower Point Road. Coast News, March 7,1988  17.  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIEDS  3  bdrm. house,  lg   lot,  Ig.  sundeck. unfinished   bsmt  Chaster Rd .     $62,500  883-2867 #10  Young family looking lor older  home ot collage lo restore, on  properly wilh private financing  Ph. 886-3313. #11  7 yr. old, 3 bdim  house on 5  actes. tockyei Rd   wood & elec  heal, large workshop 886-9648  #11  4 5 actes Norwesl Bay Rd . sub-  dividable, $40,000 885-9312  #12  1 acre, view, ArPutus Rd . Davis  Bay Ready loi subdivision,  $65,000 lirm 885-9312 or  885-2659 #12  uuattty bunt vim home on Abbs  ��., Gibsons, well landscaped,  2-1**, kge. fenced lot, alt.  gangs, 2 concrete drwys. open  deck & solarium, S. exposure  1mm kltcti., Ilv. rm., din. rm.,  1100sq.lt. per floor, 3 bdrms.,  den, tec. rm��� 2 baths, dose to.  all amenities. Phone 886-7260. ���  #12.  Pink dreams have come true in  the Williams' house, l.indyn Dana  was born February 22. 1988 al  3 46 pm. weighing 8 lbs., 10ft  ozs Proud parenls ate Rob &  Lisa; brolher. Terry; grand-  parenls Vic & Lorraine Dew ol  Vancouver, and Beryl Williams of  Gibsons We would like to thank  Ihe wonderlul nursing staff ol SI.  Mary's Hospilal. especially  Marion Extra special lhanks to  Dt Caitns. April and Denise  #10  Obituaries  1900 sq. It. ol living space, 4  bdrm., 2 baths, rec rm  workshop. Ige. deck, end ol cul-  de-sac, Fircresl Rd., Gibsons.  $49,600. Owner 886-7021    #12  COAST NEWS  885-3930  HALFORD; Passed away March  2. 1988, John Ernest Alfred  Hallord, late ol Hallmoon Bay.  age 82 years. Survived by his  loving wile Alice; Iwo sons. John  and wile Shirley ol North Vancouver. Henry and wile Marion ol  North Vancouver; Ihree grandchildren. Linda, Susan and John;  Ihree great-grandchildren; Iwo  brothers. Bob and Tom; one  sister. Jean, No service by request Private cremation arranged  through Devlin Funeral Home.  Gibsons. #10  I. Homes 4. Property  1. Mrths  1. Obituaries  4k hMemoiUm  1.  Thank You  ���). Personal  1. Announcements  ���.  Weddings I  Issgagements  ��. tost  10. round  11. Pets*, livestock  II. Musk  II. Travel  14. Wanted  If. free  I*. Oarage Sales  17.  tarter <V Trade  IS.  For Sale  19. Autos  20. Campers  21. Marine  22. Mobile Homes  2]. Motorcycles  24.  Wanted to Kent  IS.  led 1 Breakfast  26. For lent  27. Help Wanted  M. Work Wanted    '  29. OHM Care  50. Imkiees  Opportunities  SI;  legal  51. i.C. I Yukon  Drop off your  COAST NEWS  Classifieds  at any of our convenient  Friendly People  Places  IN PENDER HARBOUR   Marina Pharmacy     mim  AC Building Supplies 883955  IN HALFMOON BAY   B & J Store 885-9435  IN SECHELT���  Books & Stuff  (Trail Bay Centre) 885-2625  The Coast News  (Cowrie Slreet) 885-3930  IN DAVIS BAY-  Peninsula Market 8859721  IN WILSON CREEK-  Wilson Creek  Campground 8855937  IN ROBERTS CREEK-  Seaview Market 8853400  IN GIBSONS  B & D Sports  (Sunnycrest Mall) 886-4635  The Coast News  (behind Dockslde Pharmacy) 886-2622  DEADLINE IS NOON SATURDAY  FOR MONDAY PUBLICATION  Bill 4 Karen Phillips are the friendly new laces at  Wilson Creek Campground, a Friendly People  Place where they'll help you till out your  classifieds.  J.  Obituaries  HUSKINS: Passed away Match  2, 1988. William Eric Huskins,  late ol Roberts Creek, age 79  years. Survived by one son, Bob  and wife Marge ol Los Angeles;  one daughter-in-law, Eleanor  Huskins of Modesto. California,  six grandchildren; three greatgrandchildren ; two sisters.  Wynne Bryam ol Vicloria. and  Eunice Love ol Davis. California.  No service by requesl. Private  cremalion through Devlin Funeral  Home. Gibsons #10  We would like lo lhank our  relatives and Iriends lor Iheir  comlort and support in the recent  loss of my husband and our  father, Fred Newman. Thanks to  Drs. Paelkau and Fairer, nurse  Chell, Royal Canadian Legion 140  and Paslor and Mrs. Ivan Fox.  Special lhanks lo Dr. Swan,  Margaret Newman & Family  #10  L  Personal  White, single 44 yr. old male, genuine, sincere, generous, seeks  a lady in late 30s - 40's lor companionship w/hope ol a future  lasting relationship. Employed.  self-sufficient, willing to travel  and share your interests. Write  w/pholo lo Box 279. c/o Coasl  News, Box 460, Gibsons. B.C.  VON IVO. #10  Sunshine Coast Transition  House: a sale place for women  who are emotionally or physically  abused. Counselling and legal inlo.. 24 hr. crisis line. 885-2944  TFN  INDIVIDUAL THERAPY  COUPLES COUNSELLING  Call Eleanor Mae 885-9018.  #10  7.  Announcements  Income Tax Service  Complete return - $10.00 (incl.  dupl.)   Douglas   Baird. 1255  Carmen Rd 886-3955. #10  Boys & girls. 14-18. Softball  registration at Sunnycrest Mall,  Feb. 26-27. Mar. 4-5, Mar.  11-12. #10  Tops n Trends Spring Line is in.  Book your parlies now For inlo  call Fran 886-3272. #10  Girl Guides - Gibsons and Dislrict  60th anniversary celebration dinner & fun evening April 9.  Register by March 18th. For inlo  Agnes Labonle 886-7415 or Meg  Dickson 886-2429. #11  Community Gymnastics Club,  beginning Mar. 15. Elphinstone  gym, Tues. & Thurs.. 4-5:30, 9  yrs. old and up. no lee, bul commitment required to develope  skills, salelyand eguipmenl care,  parenls invited lo participate. For  further inlo, call Juanila James  886-2512. Disclaimer lor Insurance required on regislralion  even Ihough safety skills will be  emphasized I cannot be responsible for inadverlant accidents.  Younger children must be accompanied by a parent #10  New Democrats  To renew your membership send  lo A  Slewarl. Box 1374. Gibsons, or phone 886-3242 lot  pickup. #12  7II> Annual S.C.B.PWcT"  Fashion Show  'Total Women' llckels in Gibsons  al Jusi Foi You. Silks & Lace,  Rbls. Ck. ��� Seaview Mkl���  Sechell-Family Bulk Foods. Cac-  lus Flower. Shadow Baux Gallery.  Hallmoon Bay - B&J Slote,  Madeira Park ��� Marina Pharmacy.  Price $12.00 includes enlerlain-  menl, door prizes and relresh-  menls. Tues. Apr. 12. Wed. Apr.  13, starling al 7:30pm al Indian  Band Hall. #12  Strings'n'Things moved lo  Teredo Sq. Join the opening  celebration, Sal. Mar. 12,  9:30-5:30,885-7781. #10  Announcements  *�����" mi   if ii r i iini>  Phone us today about our beautiful selection ol personalized wedding invitations, napkins, matches, stationery, and more.  Jeannie's Gills S Gems  886-2023  TFN  ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS  885-2896, 886-7272. 886-2954.  TFN  j 8-     Weddings ]  I &. Engagements J  Mr S Mrs. W. Reid are pleased  lo announce the marriage of their  son Trevor Reid lo Cindy Macln-  nes ol Surrey, B.C. They exchanged marriage vows on March  5.1988. #10  Silver Medic Alert bracelet with  penicillan on back. Phone Mike al  886-9294. #10  Male cal, black chest, 4 paws,  stub tail. SelmaPark. 885-2727.  #10  10.  Found  Keys lound outside Coast News  ollice. Pickup Gibsons.        #10  Ladies ring, Gower Pt.  sons 886-3641.  . Gib-  #10  II.  &. Livestock  Pets j  MAGUS KENNELS  ��� Bright clean dog  & cat boarding  ��� Dog grooming  Lowes! Prices On  "SCIENCE DIET"  OPEN 8 am - 6:30 pm  everyday. 886-8568  SPCA  885-4771  TFN  SCIENCE DIET lr IAMS  Pel Food  Quality Farm & Garden  Supply Ltd.  Pratt Rd 886-7527  TFN  10 yt. old reg. Tennessee  Walker, 14.2 HH, needs exp,  rider. $1500 OBO. 883-2855. #10  Horses For Rent  Weslern lessons, horseshoeing,  manure. 886-7243 #11  Reg. hall Arab gelding, liver  chestnut, 4 yrs. old, can be reg.  as Morab. $1500 886-8268 #11  Cule pony, 13 HH. 12 yrs. old,  suil 8-12 yr. old child. $350.  885-5992. #11  Gordon setter male. 22 mo. old.  Iree lo good home. 883-9342  #10  14.  Wanted  Closing out sale, last '3' weeks,  prices slashed again. Jeans &  Things, 886-3657. Open 10am lo  6pm, seven days a week, cash  only. f\o  Student desks, dressers, nile  Ibis., unique occas. pieces,  dallies. 14k gold -15% off. greal  greeting cards -'/? price, books,  records, lunky hals & clothes  For Olde Times Sake, Hwy. 101  & Pratt Rd.. beside Elson Glass  -M.W.Th.Fr,Sal. 10-4:30.   #11  Sal. Mar. 12. I0am-2pm,  Cochrane Rd . rain or shine, no  early birds #10  Mulli family garage sale lo include  campei  jacks,   crib  &  walerbed mattress, 1632 Grady  Rd.. Langdale, Mar. 12. 9:00.  #10  562SargeantRd., bed & liv. rm.  lurn., near new shop vac. Mar.  12. 886-8281 or 886-3108             #10  rr,     \  IBarter & Trade]  5 HP Bfiggs & Stratton rololiller,  trade for 4-6 HP oulboard.  886-7815. #10  Multicycle Inglis aulo washer.  $295. Guaranleed & delivered.  883-2648. TFN  Firewood, bucked & split, $25  load, you pick up. 886-3540 all.  5:30 pm TFN  T It S SOIL  Mushroom Manure  Topsoil Mixed  Bark Mulch  By Ihe yard or 14 yard Diesel  Dumptruck-lull. Top quality products at reasonable prices. You  pickup or  we deliver.  Phone  anytime 885-5669. TFN  Save $90. newduroid shingles. 7  2/3 sq. mid brown. 210 Ib.  square bull. 885-2198.        #10  1973 14' Prowler trailer, gas  stove, oven, lurn., 3 way Iridge,  new prop, lanks. exc. cond.  Presently parked on RV site at  Gower Pt. All year creek S ocean,  water 8. elect incl. wilh lease  $3000 OBO. 464-9397 #10  Men's hiking boots. 10'A as  new, <h price, $57; turntable  w/dust cvr. new bell. $35;  men's moccasin deck loafers.  new. sz 9. $35 OBO. 886-7307  #10  30" elec. slove, $75; 26V��"x  65]/i" glass shower door, $50;  Snuggli carrier. $25; music  mobile, $15; Snuggli bag, $10.  886-2508. #10  Piano & stool, spring horse, like  Irike. change table, playpen,  asslloys 886-9145. #10  Honda generator. 6500 wall,  brand new. in carton. $2600  885-7400 eves. #10  II someone in your family has a  dtinking problem you can see  whal it's doing lo them. Can you  see whal It's doing lo you? Al-  Anon can help. Phone 886-9903  or 886-9826.  Attention Team  Al-Aleen   Can   Help.   Phone  886-7103. TFN  VOLUNTEERS NEEDED  Can you help?  Gibsons Landing Thealre Project  886-8778  TFN  LOG BUYING STATION  Cedar. Fir. Hemlock  886-7033  Terminal Foresl Products.   #TFN  Infant carseal & crib, reasonable.  885-2751. #10  1 lo 2 acres, seml-WF wilh  limber. Irom Davis Bay io  Langdale. 885-9294 eves.    #10  Locally made country crafts lor  new store in Lower Gibsons. Call  886-9288 days, or leave mess  #10  Non-working ma|or appliances,  885-7897. /_  IS.  free  Couch & chair, old but useable  Call 886-2953 #10  8 piece bdrm suile, mallress nol  incl.gd.cond 886-3167    #11  Stress Conlrol by Dick Stephen  uses sell-hypnosis S subliminal  techniques New Age Music  Simpler by various artists,  cassette tapes. $2 00 ea Send  cheque or MO plus lax S $1.50  postage lo Xanadu Enterprises.  Box 1426. Gibsons, B.C. VON  IVO. #10  30" GE Cordiale stove, avocado,  clean, gd. cond . $175  886-4586 #11  SEASONED  FIREWOOD  $80/cord  10% Suitors Discount  886-2489  t  for Sale  Wood based mushroom compost  Roberts Creek We load Call  885-2308, leave name and  number #n  HAY FOR SALE  New Hay $3 50    Old Hay $2 50  Can deliver 885-9357  TFN  Color VCR camera wilh portable  VCR, $825 OBO Tarty 886-3595,  886-2268 TFN  '80 Can-Am motorcycle. I75cc.  exc. shape, oilers or trade for  canopy lor Ford Ranger. Mercury  Marquis hubcaps (wire spokes)  tires & rims lor Mazda GLC  885-1946all 4pm #10  Green Onion  Earth Station  SATELLITE  Sales & Service  885-5644  Akai APL45 stereo system, complete with numerous records,  near new 886-2927 #n  Fibermold F/G insulated canopy  lor 8' Iruck box. 34" high, boal  rack, $450 Ph 866-3940    #11  Elmo Super 8 movie camera &  protector, paid $1200, like new,  $400. Yamaha scooler. like new,  $650. lablesaw wilh molor,  $175. Jackall jacks. Sears chain-  saw w/case, $100, trailer mirrors. $50. 2 spear guns, like  new, $75 ea., tailgate lor 76-83  Ford truck. $75 886-2591.   #10  19.  A  Autos  For parts.  75 Datsun pickup.  best offers 886-9015 #10  '83 Escort stn. wgn , low  mileage, one owner, exc cond..  new tires. $3500. 886-9411 all  5 pm #10  1970 Dodge Swinger slanl 6, 2  dr . aulo, PS, radio, one owner,  $600 OBO 40 HSP Johnson OB,  $200 886-8093. #12  '74 Maverick, 6 aulo, PS. gd.  cond. 350 Honda MC header,  runs well, BO 885-4708  #10  81 Toyola 4X4 pickup, 63,000  km. exc. cond.. no rusl. 74 Ply  Ousler testored. exc cond.,  885-3455 #12  73 Volvo. $700 885-3880  Home   made   perogies  taken, large or small 88C  Order  #10  Slorkcrall while youin bed wilh  mattress. $125. 886-2809.   #10  SXS fridge/freezer; stove; 26'  color TV; bdrm lurn.: twin mallress; end Ibis.; Schrader insert  886-8696 #10  120gal glass-lined pres. lank. 2  yrs.; 1/3 HP shallow well Jacuzzi  pump. $250 lor bolh 883-9991  #12  Hideabed and chair.  886-8451  $50 OBO  #10  10'x10' brown/beige striped  Berber carpel, $50 OBO  886-4539 #10  1"x8" cedar siding. 36' aln.lt.,  Gibsons Mobile Saw Service  886-3468 #12  Cross country skis wilh mohair  strips. 195 cm., c/w poles & bindings, $50; Men's 10 sp bike,  $40 886-3468. #12  Recently serviced 12 cu. It. Mc-  Clary cuisine 220 Iridge, harvest  gold, exc. cond., $350 OBO  886-3239 #12  POWER TOOLS  CRAFTSMAN  Bell Sander, Router & attach.,  Scroll Saw, 12" Bandsaw c/w  stand & molor 885-9513,     #10  77 - 17'A' Wilderness trailer,  sleeps 6. lull bath, fully loaded.  exc. cond., $3000. 885-5948  #12  Freeslanding   fireplace.  trailer, 885-4675  boat  #12  Fir decking, 3x6 T&G, 2000 11  8, 12. & 14 It. lengths, 50' per  II.; metal garden shed. 7x8'. will  set up comp, with floor. $150;  WD/FRMD, mullipaned windows  var.szs.. $5 ea.; used oil lurn &  300 gal. lank. comp.. $300.  885-9553. #12  30" Modal range. 886-2189.  #10  Recondilioned eleclrolux vacuum,  complete $2s'9, 12 yr guarantee,  on sale seal chesls & trl vacs lor  $99. Phone Stella Mutch  886-7370 #11  Collage demolition. L Rd.. Rbls  Ck.. oil lurnace; TV ant.; bath  tub: vanity/sink w/doors.  brass/glass doorknobs; al. gutters bathroom healers; etc. Offers till Mar. II  886-8124  #10  Honda F400 rololiller,  old $550. 886-7829  I'A yrs.  #10  1987 Toro lawnmower, 4 HP.  $425; 5 HP rololiller, $325; 051  Stihl ch/sw. 885-5772        #12  '51 Ford 1 T Iruck. $200; original  Franklin stove, made in N.B..  $200 885-3835. #12  Kitchen c/boards. dishwasher,  stove, gd cond , reasonable  883-2850 #10  Pecan Dining Suite  round ext. table, caneback  chairs, buftel. gd cond . $650  885-7066. #12  #10  75 V. T  PU with FG canopy,  auto.   V8.   towing  pkg.  only.  $1495 885-9509 or 886-3690.  #10  Husky camper, exc  cond ,  clean. $1200 OBO. 885-5098.  #12  CASH PAID  For Some Cars and Trucks  Dead Car Removal  886-2020  TFN  73 Toyola station wagon, rebuilt  eng.. gd. run gear, $800, 716  Franklin Rd 886-7150        #10  71 Ford 'k T truck, gd. run.  cond $895 Call 883-2353 eves  #10  1980 Malibu Classic wagon, air  cond . new lires, 6 cyl. good  condition. $3650. 883-9435 #10  Sportsman F/G camper, poplop,  F/S, healer, sleeps 4. compacl &  light, weighs 880 lbs., $2000,  886-7637. #12  76 ���  R.V..  etc.,  avail  29V Trophy 5th Wheel  full bath, fridge, hot water.  $6500 OBO Truck also  886-2553 aft. 5 pm.  #12  ^ Marine J  14' F/G IB boal. B&S molor,  trailer, exc. sea boal in gd work,  order, offers, 886-2738.      #12  Two M318 Chrysler marine  engines, 1V1 paragon V-drives,  one left hand & one right. F.W.C  gd shape. $1995 ea 883-2200  #12  21x35 boal house at Pender Harbour lakes 11x28' boal.  883-9939. #12  76 Ford Courier, good running  cond.. cusl whls wilh radials.  $1200.885-7695. #10  1970 Ford. V8. gd  cond. gd  rubber & canopy.  $700 OBO j  886-7408 #10  ft T��� 302  #12 l  25' K&C 10' beam twin OMC190  command bridge VHF CO/DR  sounder, exc. cond . $16,000.  Van 228-0527. Pender  883-2885. #12  1981 Ford Ranger  auto 886-2124.  CAPTAIN BILL MURRAY  Master Mariner  in Sail and Steam  Formerly of Higgs Marine  Marine Surveyors  and Consultants  885-3643  ADVERTISING  Copyright and  Advertising  Regulation*  The Sunshine Coasl  News reserves the right to  classify advertisements  under appropriate headings  and determine page location. The Sunshine Coast  News also reserves the right  to revise or reject any advertising which in the opinion  of Ihe Publisher is In questionable taste. In the event  that any advertisement is rejected the sum paid lor the  advertisement will be  retunded.  For PHONE-IN Classifieds 885-3930  Minimum '5" per 3 lint Insertion.  Each additional line 'i��  use our economical last  wwlt Ires rata Prepay your ao lor 2 weeks S gel the  third week FREE  THE FOLLOWING CLASSIFICATIONS ARE FREE  Birth Announcemenls, Lost and Found  PAYMENT must be received  by NOON SATURDAY  lor Monday publication   ssmJbsw  MASTERCARD ano VISA ACCEPTED        ��������������  NOON SATURDAY  ALL FEES PAYABLE  PRIOR TO INSERTION  Dialling table. 3'x5'. $200 or  Hade small table & cash; opaque  projector, cost $1000 will sell lor  $650,886-2558 #11  Bathlub, sink & toilet, pink set  -excellent condilion, $230.  886-2558. #11  Motel clearance - blhrm. sinks.  toilets, shower stalls, kilchen  cabinels, sinks, elec. fixtures, 1  hideabed, 3 sgl. beds.  886-2401. #n  Please mail to:  COAST NEWS Classified, Box 460, Gibsons, BC VON 1V0  or bring in person to one of our  Friendly People Places  Minimum '5 per 3 lint InMrtlon  ���XT  H  n  d  rn  ,|     CLASSIFICATION: e.g. For Sale, For Rent, etc. 18.  Coast News, March 7,1988  23'F/G "C lie boat, cruise 20  knots, all tiydr.. ready lo lish,  rigged lor crab-prawn, longlrne,  ask $18,500 OBO 883-9078 #11  22' F/G Bodocralt. 390 Ford.  V-dnve, trim labs, sounder. CB  radio, $7000 885-2110,       #10  17ft' KSC l/OB Volvo, 130 HP.  deep V.. $3500 886-3291  #12  Crab Irap Irames. laped, ready  lor nel 886-3228 all 6 pm.  #12  pMHHHHWMH JMBBBBaa  BROOKS & MILLER  FLOOR COVERINGS ltd.  Benjamin Moore & International  Pamls  Bill Wood  SECHELT  bus 885-2923  Res 885-5058  A!  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  9 9-25-70 HP 1982-1986. exc  cond . exc. price Lowes Resorl.  883-2456. TFN  80' dock w/40' iron slairs.  comes with 2ft yr, water lease in  Gibsons Harbour, $12,000 OBO.  Tarry 886-3595 or 886-2268  TFN  14' Cobra -'.C:''' elec start hydr  steering trailer, $2150 OBO,  Tarry 886-3595 or 886-2268  TFN  26' Troian Cruiser, wd. hull, keel  S electrical needs repair, FWC  318 Chrysler recently rebuilt.  VHF FU. head, bail lank, etc  $2100 OBO Call 885-4564 or  886-3255alter 6 30pm       #10  G  22.  Mobile Homes  12x65, 3 bdrm. trailer with  satellile dish located at Avalon  Log Sertoli Pt. Mellon Hwy., Ig.  lenced yard & covered sundeck  to righl person includes  caretakers position, $15,000  OBO. 884-5344 alt 3pm  22.  ���   rVsOOsiC HOslMSS   .  MOBILE HOME SALES  We will match or better any price  .n B.C. Chapman Creek Homes,  DL 7283. 885-5965. #10  NEW HOMES  from $19,900  FOB including rugs, drapes, appliances As low as $2000 down  OAC. Call colled 580-4321  TFN  Mobile home space available.  Sunshine Coasl Mobile Home  Park 886-9826. TFN  (  II.  Motorcycles  '82Kaw. 250 LTD. 25.000 kms .  used as univ. commulet. black  with rack, helmets, lainsuit,  $600 '82 Yam 750 Verago.  25,000 kms. black, adj bk. rest  6 rack, custom pipes, helmel.  $1500 885-9553 #12  '24.  Wanted to *��tt  Accom required foi Beachcomber ctew Pretet tutnished,  April to end ol Sept Contacl  Helen Wong, CBC-TV, call collect  662-6246  TFN  Piolessional male. 32, seeks  house lo rem in area ol Langdale,  Hopkins or nearby on or belore  July 1 Leave message during  day wilh Arlene 885-3281 or alter  7 pm, 886-8962. #10  Quiel N/S male wants lo rent  small home or suile in Pender  Harbour area ASAP Call Mike at  883-2708 #10  Needed immediately, suitable accommodations lor family with 1  child. 929-6928 #10  Single professional seeks perm  rental. 883-2858, eves.  885-2224-26. #11  Resp working cple req small. 2  bdrm home, Sechell lo Pender  Harbour. Monika. 885-2999 #11  N/S man & child need 2-3 bdrm  home, upper Gibsons or gen,  area prel 886-3909 #11  App 300 sq It, shop area wilh  water & power lor small new  business, can renovate, reas  886-4584 eves #11  2 bdrm lurn house Irom Apr 1  to Sept. 1. lor 2 employed men  885-9583 #12  Roberts Cteek Hall avail.,  dances, parties, weddings,  equipment rental. Jacob,  886 8541. 6-Bpm TFN  Modern 1 bdrm., upper Gibsons,  avail. Mar. 1. $350 Call  522-9630 01886-3168.        #10  1 bdrm apartment located al  Secret Cove. $450 per mo. Call  885-3533. #12  Avail. Mar. 28, 1700 sq. It.  Panabode, ocean view ranchet.  Cheryl Ann Park Rd . Rbls Ck.,  5 appl, semr-lurn , $700 mo  886-2694 eves #12  Comlottable cenlral location  ocean view home, older lenants  prel.. pels ok. $450 886-3657  days. #12  All Sires  MINI STORAGE  886-8628 #12  2 bdtm. trailer, Davis Bay, 4  appl,. avail, immed . $325/mo  885-7511. #10  High ceil. BR workshop, suit  aulo, marine, lurn . rels , Wharl  Rd , Sechell, $250/mo  885-9509 or 886-3690  27.  Help Wanted  Coasl News is looking lor someone  wilh lirsl class lyping skills lo train  as a typesetter and production  assistant, part lime initially,  weekend work essential. Phone  Lise 886-2622 lor appointment  Reliable thorough house cleaner  Madge 886-7955. #11  Preschool teacher wilh E.C.E.  cert, reqd lor Sechell preschool.  88/89 school yeai Send resume  lo Box 1568. Sechell #11  Part lime reliel, lighl delivery 2  hrs per day Suit active oldster,  small rel. veh reqd P.O. Box  851. Gibsons. B.C #10  Seamstress able lo alter patterns.  basic dress design, commercial  sewing machine experience,  wages negotiable. 885-7413  #12  Help yourself! Update your  resume, call Arbutus Office Services, 885-5212. TFN  27.  HeJpW��Mwl  umiiiUBnn  NOW HIRING  two cooks lo lake over regular shirts at  HM CEDARS PUB in Gibsons Competitive hourly rate and a chance lo work  with Ihe besl pub menu on the Coasl II  you re enthusiastic wilting lo leam how  lo cook ano make money and possess  lhal priceless quality called initiative, see  Ken at Ihe pub or call him al  886-8171   or   886-2171  as soon as possible  THE CEDARS PUB  Good rood. Good People. Gtol rimes  ""  Request For Proposals Walei-  works ��� Proposals are invited tot  the maintenance ol approximately  5 miles ol water mains and the  opeiation of a chlorinator in  Ouatry Bay, Nelson Is. For fur-  Iher inlormation and submission  ol proposals contact, belore Mar  23. 1988, Bayside Property Services, 3701 E. Hastings St.. Burnaby. B.C. V5C 2H6. #12  Gardener,  musl be knowledg-  able Please phone 885-5383.  #10  Professional requires malure person lor near tulltime gen. office  duties, must have extremely good  error-tree lyping skills and a  logical malhemalical aptitude  Send lesume ASAP, lo Box  1249. Gibsons All tesumes will  be answered #12  Applications ate being accepled  lot wailtesses & part-time kitchen  help 886-8215. #11  Licenced motorcycle mechanic,  evenings. 885-3448. #12  27.  v   HUbp Wanted .  AUXILIARY - ON CALL  OFFICE ASSISTANT 2  S9.68-S11.03 per hour, paid]  oi-weekly  Reception, phones, lyping. tiling, computet dala entry,  mail, court documents, cheques, olhet adminisltative  duties.  Oualilicalions - Grade 12, lyp  ing tesl 50 w.p m . minimum  1   year   related  expetience  Musi have Ihe ability lo work  effectively wilh professionals  m a stressful environment, in a  child prolection. social service  atmosphere  Pieletence will be given lo  Canadian citizens Submit ap  plications lo:  Mi. H.D. Bisl  District Managet  Box 890  Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  No later lhan Match 9. 1988  Wanled - person wilh sales &  boating exp. to fill a commission  sales position on the Sunshine  Coast Please send tesume to  203-1345 Wesl 15th Avenue.  Vancouver. B.C. V6H 3R3.   #12  28.  Woik Wanted  Garden maintenance & landscaping, fruit ttees pruned _ sprayed,  hedges & ornamental trees trimmed & shaped. Phone afler 6.  886-9294. #12  Gardening, landscaping, lirewood  bucking & splitting  886-8225. #12  Pressure Washing  and  Gatdening  Doug 886-2270. #12  Reliable lawn S yard main., reas.  rates., disc, lot Seniors  885-2137. #12  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICE LTD.  Topping - Limbing - Danger Tree  Removal. Insured, Guaranleed  Work, Free estimates. 885-2109  TFN  Cleaning, gardening, janitorial,  tes/comm.,   grass,  windows,  gutters, split wood. 886-3580.  TFN  Exp. framing crew available, air  equip 886-7830, TFN  Drywall crew available,  reasonable rales. 886-7223.  TFN  MICROWAVES  II you're concerned for Ihe safety  & health of you and yout family.  now is Ihe time to get your  microwave fully checked over and  leak tesled. Call Koffuch Repairs  885-9847. #10  Greenlhumb Garden Service  Soil Preparation  Weeding & Planting 886-2512  #11  28.  Electrical contractor wants work  Call Tom 886-3344 or 886-3364,  TFN  Carpenter for home renovations  remodelling & odd jobs. Brad  Benson 886-2558. #1  Gibsons - Maintenance  Carpet installations, restrelches  & repairs, small house repairs.  odd jobs. elc. John 886-7806.  #12  29.  Child Care  Will give loving care in my home,  caring mom, litst aid cert., rels.  886-3465 #10  Loving mom will give day care in  my home weekdays Full lime  please. Rels 886-2638.       #12  \J____________J  FISH FARMS  Investigative permits available.  Port McNeil area. 536-0393 alter  6 pm. #11  Est. Business For Sale  Exc. lor)., Cowrie St., lor inlo, call  885-7771 days. 885-9541 eves.  #12  Econo Hoe, custom backhoe service. Langdale lo Davis Bay.  886-8290. #11  Pacific Coasl Buildets, custom  homes, renovations, lorming and  framing, Iree estimates.  886-8467. #11  SI.  legal  J  MINES ACT  Notice Pursuant to Seclion 7  Take nolice lhal Arthur Teske  ol EKSET CONTRACTING LTD  has filed wilh Ihe Minisler ol  Energy. Mines and Petroleum  Resources a program lor Ihe  protection and reclamation of  Ihe land and walercourses a'-  fecled by Ihe proposed  Sand & Gravel Mining Operation  located at Near Sechelt Creek  Part ol Crown Lease adjacent  to D.L. 354, New Westminster  Land Dislricl.  Any person allecled by ot interested in Ihis program has  30 days to make written  representation lo Ihe minislet.  BLANKET CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING  These Ads appear In Ihe more than 70 Newspapers of the B.C. and Yukon Community  Newspapers Association and reach more than 900,000 homes and a potential two million readers.  $129. for 25 words ($3. per each additional word) Call the COAST NEWS at 885-3930 to place one.  AUTOMOTIVE  Buy/Lease any gas, diesel  car or truck, new or used.  Direct Irom volume lactory  dealer. Call for pre-approved  credit. Call collect 464-0271.  D5231.   $1 Down leases a new car or  Iruck. Seven Year warranty.  Payments Irom $139/tno.  O.A.C. Call lease manager  at (604)465-8931. OL5584.  All makes truckfauto lease.  The vehicle you want tor the  price you want delivered to  your door. For information  Bob Langstaff. Collect 327-  0431. D#5662. Totem Mer-  cury Sales Ltd.   Fleet Prices New 8. Used  GM Cars 8. Trucks. Example  - New 1988 GMC S15 Pickup  $8893. Leasing and Financing Available. Call collect  534-7431. Gold Key. Dealer  #8016. _____  Blowout Prices on '87 Loggers. All '87's must go!!!  e.g.; 1987 LTL 9000 3406  Cat, C/W 20-Ton Totem  Trailer, $118,000. Call Sieve  or Brian. (604)525-3481 col-  lecl.    We absolutely guarantee  a better price on any make  ol new car, truck, motor-  home, holiday trailer or our  service is free! Call Consumer Negotiating Services  684-494B.  Classic Convertible Mercury  Montego Low mileage. Rare  model. Stored ten years.  $8,500. Phone 929-2649, C.  Stoker, 4575 Epps Ave.,  North Vancouver, V7G 1G2.  BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES   Cash In - Cash Out. Coke,  Pepsi, Libby's Heinz -  world famous drinks you will  refill In your new, unique  cold pop/juice vendors with  separate price settings. Minimum investment ol $11,980  secured as we supply  freight, equipment installed  In locations, product fills,  supplies etc., own your cash  business, your choice, part  or full time. Call/write (24  hours) for brochure. Solar  Business Centres, 100 East  Drive, Suite 200, Bramalea,  Ont. L6T1B3. Mr. Halbot 1-  (416)761-5705,    Dickie Dee, The Ice Cream  Bicycle People, are now  selecting distributors for the  1988 season. Employ students as Ice cream vendors.  Small investment. Dickie  Dee Ice Cream, 2983 West  21st Ave., Vancouver, B.C.  V6L1K7. 1-604-734-3370.  BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES  For immediate sale chainsaw  dealership in Northern BC.  Two sawmills now, pulp/  slrandboard plant soon.  Showing good return. 788-  3468. Box 2277, Chetwynd.  Statement to qualified parties.  Leasi, j Company franchises  available. 20 new offices  opening across B.C. Investment of $8900. can net an  average of $2.7 million In  sales per/yr. For inlo call  1-(604)464-641B.   Retail store owners interested in carrying our exclusive  line of home beer/wine making products, please write  Wine-Art Inc., C6691 Elm-  bridge Way, Richmond,  B.C. V7C 4N1. Toll free  1-800-663-2787.   BUSINESS PERSONALS  If you're serious about losing weight call your local  Calorad distributors. Joyce  594-3789, Jeff 1-463-6534  Becky 1-923-4003, Diane 1-  286-1530, Ed 1-987-0983,  Angle 1-597-2928, Carolyn  1-588-9065.  Anti-Smokers! Wow! What a  conversation piece! Slops  smokers lighting up In your  home! Satisfaction Guaranleed! Details $1.00 and  S.A.S.E., Bos 80853/Y1,  Burnaby, B.C. V5H 3Y1,  EDUCATIONAL  Money Making Opportunities! Learn Income Tax preparation or Basic Bookkeeping. Tax deductible. Free  brochures, no obligation.  Write U & R Tax Services,  205-1345 Pembina Hwy.,  Winnipeg. R3T 2B6. (204)  284-1806 ______  Free: 1988 guide to study-  at-home correspondence  Diploma courses for prestigious careers: Accounting,  Aircondltionlng, Bookkeeping, Business, Cosmetology,  Electronics, Legal/Medical  Secretary, Psychology, Travel. Granton (1A), 1055  West Georgia Street #2002,  Vancouver, 1-800-268-1121.  Diploma correspondence.  Free calendar. High School  upgrading, accounting, management, administration,  secretarial, computers. Established 1964. National College, 444 Robson, Vancouver, 688-4913 toll free 1-800-  387-.281, 24 hours,   EQUIPMENT AND  MACHINERY   A-Train tor sale. 1983 Ames  34 fool and 18 foot decks.  Brakes, etc. recently done.  Units certified, ready to  work. Sell wilh or without  work.    Tom    398-7118    8-6  p.m. weekdays.   FOR SALE MISC.   Lighting Fixtures. Western  Canada s largest display.  Wholesale and retail. Free  Catalogues available. Nor-  burn Lighting Centre, 4600  Eas! Hastings Street, Burnaby, B.C. V5C 2K5. Phone  1-299-0666.   Top quality 100% pure virgin wool Australian under-  blanket. Twin $149.99, full  $199.99, Queen $249.99,  King $299.99, prepaid. Add  6% sales (ax. Send cheque  or money order to D. MacDonald, 7645 Sigmar Place,  R.R. *2, Saanichton, B.C.  VOS 1M0. Allow 4 wk. delivery;   New Office Furniture. 36 X  72DP $449.95; 30 X 60DP  $399.95; Secretarial $489.95;  Fax $2,199.95; Complete  Suites $2,199.95; 5 pc. Computer Work Station $999.95;  Computer System w/Printer  $1,599.00   S.A.M.   Inc.,   1-  800-661-1519.   Soflware for PC's, Tandy,  1000's and olher Compatibles. Only pennies per program. Send lor free mini-  catalogue. Mountain Aire  Systems, Box 1030, Car-  stalrs Alta. TOM ONO.  Wanled - Dish Owners That  Wanl those programs back!  Complete Videocipher 11  Descramblers now available  direct from established distributor al unheard ol price,  $995. not $1,500. while sup-  ply lasts. 1-403-728-3610.  GARDENING   Interested in Gardening?  Send for Free 88 page 60th  anniversary Seed and Garden Supplies Catalogue to:  Dominion Seed House,  Dept. 888, Georgetown, Ont.  L7G 4A2.   Greenhouse & Hydropomc  equipment, supplies. Everything you need. Best quality,  super low prices. Greenhouse $175., Halides $115.  Over 3,000 products in  stock! Send $2 for info pack  & Free magazine to Western  Water Farms, 1244 Seymour  St., Vancouver, B.C. V6B  3N9. 1-604-682-8636,  Curved glass patio extensions starting at $1,095.  Hobby greenhouses starting  at $599. Full line of greenhouse accessories. Call B.C.  Greenhouse Builders toll-  free 1-800-242-0873 or write  7425 Hedley Avenue, Burn-  aby, B.C. V5E2R1,  HELP WANTED  PERSONALS  Needed Toyota qualified licenced mechanic (3 years  experience) Strathcona Motors Campbell River, B.C.  Salmon Capital of the  World. 287-9527 local 20.  Wanted Freelance Sales Persons calling on Drug, Variety and General Stores, lo  sell hair goods and party  lime goods. Excellent commission. 534-8827 collect  evenings.  Ma Cherie Fashions - Discover a new rewarding career. Be an independent. Join  our team. It's the fun, easy  way to earn extra money.  Call collect (416)632-9090.  A Sales Dream. Multi-million dollar international firm  seeks two representatives in  your area that seek incomes  ol up lo $800-1600 -i- weekly. No direct selling involved, daily repeat business,  sel your own hours. Training  provided. For confidential  interview call 9 lo 5 (416)  756-2111 or (416)756-7796.  Jobs! Jobs! Jobs! When you  complete the apartment/  condo manager's course approved by "Ministry of Labour". You can expect between $1,000 - $2,000 per  month. Free placement assistance from Munday  Personnel. Available by correspondence or in class. For  details call 681-5456 or write  R.M.T.I., 901 - 700 W.  Pender, Vancouver, B.C.  V6C 1G8.   Overseas Positions. Hundreds ol lop paying positions.  Attractive benetlts. All occupations. Free details.  Overseas Employment Services, Dept. CA, Box 460,  Mount Royal, Quebec. H3P  3C7.   Marketing / Consultant /Inspector. Roofing and Engineering Consulting firm requires two full time staff:  Sales/Marketing - Develop  and implement marketing  strategy, Inspector/Consultant - Oversee rooting projects. Qualifications: Knowledge ol all roofing systems  and respective applications,  two years experience in  Sales, Marketing, Estimating and Property Management (Marketing). Either  ticketed roofer, estimator,  spec writer, roof Inspector  and eligible to register with  RCABC (inspector), willing  to relocate (Inspector). Send  resume, salary requirements  to: Inter-Coast Consultants  Ltd., 207 - 15225 Thrift  Avenue, White Rock, B.C.  V4B 2K9. Attn: Lee Farns-  worth,   Need to talk to a priest? A  Pastor? A friend? Need healing for your heartache?  Hope for discouragement?  Phone your telephone pastor. Mon-Fri. 10 a.m. - 10  p.m. 987-1338.   Guaranleed. Stop hair loss  now "It does work". $45.  three mths. supply. Nu Hair,  111-341C North Road, Co-  quitlam, B.C. V3K 3V8.  PETS AND LIVESTOCK  Chinese Sharpei Pups. U.S.  registered champion bloodlines. Full written health  guarantee, black tongue,  tiny ears, very wrinkled.  Wrink - A - Dow - Sharpei,  Box 269, Eckville, Alberta.  TOM   0X0.    Call    (403)887-  REAL ESTATE ~  Real estate investing has  made many Canadians financially independent. Be  smarter than the average  Investor, read the Canadian  Real Estate Investing Newsletter. Free details. (604)  768-7390 or write  C.R.E.I.N., c/o Vanem Enterprises, R.R.1, S.1, C.48,  Carrall Road,  Westbank,  B.C. VOH 2A0.   Southwestern Alberta - 180  Cow Foothills Ranch, good  grass, hay, water, buildings,  one block, $495,000. Excellent Alta/Sask. ranches.  Jack Folsom, Chief Mountain Realty, 1-403-626-3232,  1-403-626-3710 anytime.  8ERVICE8   "ICBC Offered me $3,500.  Carey Linde got me  $194,000", G.N. - Abbots-  lord. Vancouver lawyer Carey Linde (since 1972) has  Free Information. Phone 1-  684-7798. Second Opinions  Gladly Given.   ICBC Injury Claims? Call  Dale Carr-Harris - 20 years a  trial lawyer with five years  medical school before law. 0-  669-4922 (Vancouver). Experienced In head injury and  other ma|or claims. Percent-  age fees available,   WANTED   Wanted: 24" Cedar Shake  Blocks, Meeker Log and  Timber Ltd., Mission, B.C.  826-6781.    Uanlset  classifieds  25 WORDS  $129  The usual prize of $5 will be awarded to Ihe first  correct entry drawn which locates the above. Send  your entries lo reach the Coasl News, Box 460,  Gibsons by Saturday of this week. Lasl week's winner was B. Tucker of Roberts Creek who correctly  identified Ihe windmill on Highway 101 in Wilson  Creek.  Egmont News  Invitation to tea  by Ann Cook, 383-9253  Wednesday, March 16 at 1:30 pm. This is your  personal invitation from Vi and Dolly. There will be  a raffle, contests and door prizes, plus a prize for  best St. Patrick's costume!  Please donale a plant or two, or cuttings and any  pieces of rubies or diamonds lhal you have lying  around.  It would also be appreciated if someone would  help oul in making sandwiches or sweels lor Ihe leas.  EGMONT LIONS  Last week the Egmont Lions celebrated Iheir  Charier anniversary with a big band from oul of  lown, a dinner and guests from ihe city.  Unfortunately I couldn't stay lor ihe evening but  enjoyed happy hour and Ihe dinner.  A pat on the back to the Ruby Lake staff and  especially Ihe Pender Harbour Secondary students  who served Ihe dinner and cleared away.  Students' parents - be proud of your children.  You have every reason to be.  Another pal goes to Harbour Lights band.  Everyone I spoke to raved aboul the music.  Hals off lo Ihe Egmonl Lions Club.  CALENDAR  March 8 and 9 (that's Tuesday and Wednesday)  for Clinic Day al Ihe Egmont School, 2:30 pm. Also  for Ihe meeting of parents who are Interested in using the school.  The public school nurse will be Ihere lo talk lo  parenls and answer questions, be it shots or information on preschool rules and rcgulalions.  Community club meeling Sunday, March 20 ai 'j  7:30 pm. Reminder - Community Club dues are due!  Belty will sign you up and give you a receipt for  1988.  Legal  .  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY FOR A  DISPOSITION OF CROWN LAND  In Land Recording Dislricl ol  New Weslminslet, and situated 0.50 kilometres northeast  ol the Dislrict of Sechell.  Take nolice lhal Ihe Sunshine  Coasl Regional District.  Sechell. B.C. intends lo apply  lot a lease ol the lollowing tin-  surveyed lands:  Commencing al a post planted  al a poinl 300 metres distance  and soulh 59*0600'' east  Irom the second most southerly IP on Ihe east boundary ol  BLock B. Plan 18063, D.L.  2725, GP 1, N.W.D.; Ihence  north 30'54'00" easl lor 50  metres: Ihence soulh  59��06'00" easl lot 100  meltes; Ihence south  30'54'00" wesl lor 50  metres: Ihence north  SOWOO" wesl lot 100  meltes to Ihe poinl ol commencement, and containing  0.50 hectares, more or less  The purpose lor which the  disposition is required Is a  solids processing site.  Comments concerning this applicalion can be made lo the  Office ol Ihe District Land  Managet. 4240 Manor Stteet.  Burnaby. BC V5G 1B2. File  2403723  GET  RIGHT  TO THE  POINT!  with  Coast News  Classifieds  885-3930  LAND ACT  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO APPLY FOR A  DISPOSITION OF CROWN LAND  In Ihe Land Recording Dislrict ol Group I, N W I) Vancouver.  Take notice lhal Bob Jepson and Cave Welde ol Powell River and  Gibsons, occupalion, Boom Contractors, inlend to apply lor a  Foreshore Lease of the lollowing described lands.  Lol 6094, Plan 43 TL, File 2403751. Easl ol Delence Islands.  The purpose lor which Ihe disposition Is required is lor log sorting  and log storage.  Comments concerning this application may be made lo Ihe Ollice  of the Senior Land Officer. 210-4240 Manor Street. Burnaby  B.C. V5G 1B2.  Daled March 1, 1988  ___ Coast News, March 7,1988  19.  Libraries starved for funding  Conlinued from page I  Margaret Long, (he area  representative of the BC  Library Trusiees Association  was presenl with additional information and food for  thought. She lold the meeting  lhat ihe provincial government  has a funding formula in place  which provides libraries  organized into a regional  system, through one office, a  tolal of $8.50 per sq. mile served.  < Unfortunately, there is currently a restriction in place  which makes this available only  to those systems which have a  join! population base of 75,(XXJ  or more. The geographical  layout of this area makes thai  an impossibility, she pointed  out.  On a more positive note, the  provincial government has  recently established a task force  lo look into Ihe needs of rural  ���libraries and Ihey have not yet  broughl in iheir final recommendations, Although ihe lask  force's interim report did not  include a recommendation for  change which would permit Ihis  area lo access the provincial  funds, she suggested lhal  political pressure could be  broughl, before ihe final reporl  is submitted, to have the  Library Aci changed. A provision could be made within the  funding criteria which would  allow Ihis area lo qualify.  Harold I ong was contacted  by Ihe Coast News lor his eom-  menls on Ihe situation. He explained lhal he was nol aware of  Ihe task force on libraries or  Iheir interim reporl, but suggested lhal if the libraries would  send him ihe information that  he needs, he would take up ihe  tiglil wilh Ihe Minisler of  Tourism, Recreation and  Culture who is responsible for  Library Services.  In ihe meantime, Aldermen  Mike Shanks of Sechell and  Gerry Dixon of Gibsons will be  taking the issue lo their respective councils. Ihe libraries have  made il clem lhal ihey cannot  continue to operate without improvements   in   ihe   funding  situation. The SCRD has staled  emphatically thai the  municipalities need to be a pari  of any library function that is  established on a regional basis.  To date, Ihe irack record of  the Iwo councils has been bad  enough Io cause Alderman  Mike Shanks to blush when the  statistics were read out at the  meeting. Sechell shows the  lowest per capita funding level  by any municipality in the province. In 1986 Sechell subsidized ihe library ai a rale of $2.55  per capita wilh a population  base of 1100. With restructuring, the population jumped to  5000 and ihe per capita rate  dropped dramatically.  Gibsons' record is only slightly belter, funding their library at  approximately $3.00 per capita.  Neither rale is very impressive  when compared to Fort Nelson  which pays $20.41 per capita, or  even Hazellon, al ihe lower end  of Ihe scale, which contributes  $6.88 per capita.  On the road with Tyson  Continued from page 1  The success of 'Cowboyography' is due, in large part, lo  the production and musical  skills of a young man from Edmonton, Adrian Chornowol.  Adrian produced and arranged  ihe music on the album, and  was Ihe bandleader for the tour.  I had never heard him play outside the context of Tyson's  music, unlil one night al ihe Bir-  Chmere in Alexandria, Virginia,  when Ian needed a break io rest  his voice and asked Adrian lo  do a solo on ihe grand piano the  club had provided for our show.  His solo was stunning, and Ihe  next nighl Tyson featured him  and we all left the stage.  Chornowol and Tyson met  while working on the Edmonton based 'Sun Country' television shows, and the meeting has  proved lo be a propitious one in  the light of the success of this  album.  Currently, the two are collaborating on projects for Ihe  Calgary Olympics. One is a  song being produced at the request of one of Ihe event's sponsors, a Tyson composition called 'On The Mounlainlop',  which could turn into a monster  single if il is released to the  public. Tyson is also re-  recording   the   classic   'Four  Strong Winds' for ihe Olympics  and ii may turn up on a new  album.  Whatever direction Ian Tyson lakes with his music, it is  clear thai he has found a place  in Canadian history and has  given the world a glimpse of the  ways of ihe wild west through  his modern-day balladeering.  "file) said get her all down  lief ore she goes - Charlie  You got to get Vr all down  'cause she's hound lo go..."  "The Gift"  (copyright Ian Tyson)  We Will MATCH Or BETTER  ANY PRICE in B.C.  Mobile Home Servicing  ��� New Doors  Re-levelling  Skirting  ��� Decking  ��� Porching  ��� Best new mobile home prices in B.C.!  ��� Set-up and servicing of all makes  ��� Two excellent parks wilh pad spaces  ��� Represenlalive lor Manco and Moduline  ��� Eight years serving the Sunshine Coast  THAT'S SHOP-AT-HOME SERVICE!  MOBILE HOME SALES  !C  Come in & talk to us now  CHAPMAN CREEK  HOMES _?���_.  4496 Hwy. 101, -���_    -ftte  Davis Bay/Wilson Creek      OOJ-DZJOJ  Elphie's expansion stalled  "This is becoming like a len-  nis match," commented Gibsons planner Rob Buchan  speaking io council lasl Tuesday  on the Elphie's Cabaret request  to expand Iheir sealing.  Originally, Elphie's manager  John Kavanagh, applied for  expanded sealing, which Ihey  could have if the parking was  available.  The council gave their approval on the understanding  that Ihere was sufficient parking. Pan of ihai understanding  was that, because of Ihe mulli-  ple use of the complex, ihere  could be shared use of the parking. Daytime businesses, such as  a planned denial clinic could  share Iheir parking al nighl with  Elphie's. There are provisions in  the lown bylaws for this type of  arrangement.  Then the landlords,  represented by .lohn DeKleer,  showed up and lold council thai  Elphie's did nol have sufficient  parking because ihey were in  conlrol of parking and Elphie's  had all Ihey were allowed.  Council reconsidered Iheir  position.  Then last week Kavanagh  showed up again and said, yes  MACKENZIE NDP ASSOCIATION  ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING  Sunday. March 13, 1988  Greenecourt, Sechelt, B.C.  Time: 12:30 p.m.  GUEST SPEAKERS:  Ray Skelly, M.P.  Glen Clark, M.L.A. Vancouver East  Members ol the NDP and inlerested members ol Ihe public ate  urged to attend. Light refreshments will be served.  hr*Z*X**.  Don't miss your chance lo save  on one ol the world's best-selling  woodstoves lite Kent Tile fire  ��� Award-winning technology provides  96% combustion efficiency So ball  Ihe wood goes twice as far  ____  Conveclive heal exchange system  provides moie even heal circulation  Low clearances lo combustibles  Large lop cooking surface  Unigue air wash system keeps glass  door clean  Accommodales 8 decorative tiles  withoul gluing or grouting  High gloss, easy clean, enamel finish  in black, grey oi brown  5 year warranty  REGULARLY $1139.00  Now 1 u��y  KENT  SALE ENDS MARCH 31  iAC Building Supplies^  See Steve "The Stove Doctor"  BUILDING/  SUPPLIES/  Francis Peninsula Place,  Pender Harbour  883-9551  he could comply with Ihe parking requircn i nts.  "It's a mutter we should not  be into al ihis time," said  Alderman Dixon.  "I'm in favour but il is still  nol available unlil the landlord  says il is," argued Reynolds.  Kavanagh will have to iron  things out with his landlord bul  says he is optimistic.  Check These  F'A-N-T-A-S-T-I-C  Prices  Wholesale  & Retail  %*<&*&*  Large Variety <>i  PERENNIALS  PRIMROSES  in bud in bloom  Reg. *l.:ii    NOW  95  j  Garbage collector  earns customer kudos  Gibsons garbage collection  services goi commended at last  Tuesday's council meeling.  "We recently had some vandalism," wrote Mr. and Mrs.  Robert Woods, "Garbage was  taken and strewn on Ihe road. Il  was evident lhal Ihis was done  by people and nol animals or  birds."  According lo Ihe Woods, the  garbage service look the tlrne  and effort to clean up Ihe mess.  "A supplier who does thai  exlra service for his customers  Youth  welfare  causes  concern  Continued from page I  The Board considers drug  and alcohol abuse Ihe most  serious problem besetting  adolescents and society ai large.  Asked whether Ihe Board will  become involved with the  Breakway Drug Abuse Program, Claylon said, "I consider  Breakaway lo be ihe mosl effective route and we will mosl cer-  lainly co-operate."  The Board's first step has  been lo establish an Ad Hoc  Committee consisting of  Trustees Shawn Cardinall,  Lynn Chapman, Judy Wilson,  Maureen Clayton and Dislricl  Superintendent Art Holmes.  "Trustees are so concerned"  said Clayton, "lhat every one  wanted lo serve on Ihe Committee."  Clayton concluded by saying,  "The purpose of Ihis news  release is lo sound an alarm, lo  serve notice lhal Ihis Board will  nol tolerate, without struggle,  Ihe existence of those conditions  which blighl young lives and  rob our children of their youlh  and Iheir health."  should   be   recognized   and  thanked," they wrote.  And so he shall. Gibsons  Council is forwarding a copy of  the letter.  Drop oil your  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  at  B _ J Store  Halfmoon Bay  "A Friendly People Place"  6 FLOWERING SHRUBS  including  iTfo Forsythid  ��-4> Viburnum-Plicatum  Lilac  Barberris lulianea  Spirea van Houtii  Aucuba laponica  $35.00 $  NOW  15  OO  Now Rt'ady To Go  EASTER  HANGING BASKETS  in hud or bloom  BtOOMS All SUMMER  ONLY $Q95  Pelarg  BLUE MOON  Deep Red wilh  D.irk Mauve Blotch  INNOCENCE  Pure \\ hits' Beaut)  with Red fears  GERANIUMS ,Martha  MAIESTIC BEAUTY  Whin- with Red Bioir.li  ROYAL PINK  Tr,iilinS Habit  l.irne Pink Flowers  vvitli Red Cl  Washington}  Reg. $5.50  $095  NOW  2  SUNSHINE COAST  ,   NURSERY  \H2(i Sunshiin  886-2796  Coast Hwy. Gibsons  Come In And See The  1ST PRASE  of our EXPANSIONS  ____:  _���  "'"'16'"''"  To Ihe Peoples  of the World  8 AH A   I   STATEMENT    I  Peace  111!   PHIM \H> (Jl I  rid..  i W resolvt  Wiiild  shukcabli  irdcf  with its entrenched put  uncliungctou wtrld In which  operation mil prevail  an bo founded onl) Dtiun tin  ItillMll-v.  1)1   (he  "  >chology.  HlL'tk'^S  ol  ���ituiilinnh which all the human  in rXnihmpolojy, physiology,  ugnfzconlv one human species.  ��� I infinitely \.iricdiniheseiomlar\ aspects  e Recognition ol this iruih tvquircs .ihsin  item ol preiutlia'-pa'iudicc ol c\cr>  ran', claw, colour, creed, nation, sex,  cc ul material civilization, evef\ihin_  Ii enables people in consider themselves  rior to others  Vccepuncc ul the oneness >>i mankind Is  iust fundamental prerequisite for  Sanitation ami administration ol the world  tie iiMiiiln. the home of humankind  eiv.il acceptance ��l this 'pintu.il prmiiplc  eiiii.il ioan> successful attempt U establish  dpcace lisiWMwcrcfiire be universally  lulmcd, taught In schools, ami conwanily  as preparation lor the  ���itvKiei>Mhnh  11 he si nk"  ii implies  Fi>r a free ciijiy of the complete Hatcment  -TO THE PEOPLES OF THE WORLD" or  Information about the B��h��i Faith and local  activities pleaie wrile or call: Boa 40., Clb-  i.mi, HN> _ll?8.  ______:  ace sac  -"  OUR BRAND NEW CLOTHING AREA  Several New Lines Of Spring Clothing  Hove Already Arrived!  Marine & Tackle Section   j Team And Individual  SOFT-BA^I, mfflFXBlsTT  Now On Display  W>MM��I_�� line of   Tents, Sleeping Bags, Camping Equipment  TRAIL BAY SPORTS  ���I E:~J Trail Ave �� Cowrie    SECHELT. 885-2512  J 20.  Coast News, March 7,1988  Wesl Sechell I Icinenlun School litis jusi raised SIS5 tor un iipn>miii|> sports ilu> In the sule ol' ne��  I'-shirls. Marie I'elers is seen here displaying an old school shirl while fellow students promll) wear Ihe  new ones. Il was Marie's design thai was selected lor Ihe new logo. -Ken Collins pholo  Fantasy '88  This Week  Hie Sunshine Coasl Figure  Skating Club's lee Paniasy '88,  The Beal Goes On' will be held  in the Sunshine Coasl Arena,  Sunday, March 13 with shows  al 1:00 and 3:30 pm. Tickets are  $3.00 lor adults and $2.00 for  children and are available  from members, Zippers, Talewind Books, Headquarters,  Books 'ii Sniff in Sechelt, and  WiUee's Reslauranl, Sunnycrest  Plaza, Gibsons or al ihe door.  The show will feature costumed skalers ranging in age  from Ihree lo Id, performing lo  music from Ragtime lo Ihe 80's.  Ciuesl skaler will be Jessica  rorvick, a former Sunshine  Coasl figure Skaling Club  member currently skating at  North Shore Winler Club.  Jessica has wtiii medals al  several competitions and  represented the lower mainland  al Ihe B.C. Winler Games,  Don'l forgel Ihe dale, Sunday,  March 13 al 1:00and 3:30 pm.  All This And  MUCH MUCH MORE  At Your Finishing Store  SANDING BELTS  3x21 $1.99 ...i  LAMINATED  ASPEN  SHELVING  16"x48" I2"x72"  REG. $14.99 REC. $16.99  now $9.00     now $10.20  QriMt For Shelving Or  Building Furniture  PAINT BRUSHES  3/$1.99  MIS- COLORED  STAINS & PAINTS r ,  $5.00 gal  '���tMTM.Ir".  DEAD BOLTS  $12.99  r>sn  CEDAR LATTICE  DAMAGED PANELS  4x8 $5.00 ea,  2x8 #2's $3.00 ea.  4x8 #l's $21.00 ea.  Sales Ends March 19, 1988 or While Stock Lasts   All Sales Cash & Carry   "ALTERNATIVE  OPEN:                      Specializing In  Mon   Fri., fl 30500   WOODWORKING _ INTERIOR ,  Sat. 9:00-4:00             FINISHING MATERIALS  V     HWY 101, GIBSONS, 886-3294 \  Forestry decision  still to be made  Barry Custance, Dislrict  Manager of Ihe forest Service  Office in Sechell, emphatically  denied rumours, lasl Friday,  thai a decision lias been made lo  merge the Powell River and  Sechell offices in Powell Riser.  Custance maintains lhal no,  decision lias been made yet,  about the location of the consolidated offices.  Gordon Wilson, Leader of  the British Columbia liberal  Parly and Sunshine Coast resident, has expressed serious concern met Ihe reporls lhal Ihe  Powell River and Sechell Foresl  Dislricl will be merged, In a  press release Wilson said thai he  will request finest Minisler  David Parker lo provide  statistical evidence lo illustrate  thai this action will mean beller  foresl managemeni.  "There is no demonstrable  evidence lo suggest thai ihis  move will do anything oilier  than reduce Ihe number of  employees," said Wilson. "I  am really concerned aboul Ihe  lack of access that local  residents will now have to senior  Forestry personnel."  Wilson suggested lhal the loss  of B.C. Telephone, downsizing  of B.C. Hydro, Ihe move lo  Vancouvei of Ihe B.C. Assess-  ineni Authority, the potential  loss of highway maintenance to  Noil h Vancouver through  privatization are all signs thai  the government's commitmeni  I0 decentralization and local access to governmenl is nothing  mine than a farce.  Wilson is expected lo seek  clarification ol ihe long lerm  managemeni plan in a meeling  lhal he will be requesting with  Ihe Minisier of Forests and  I anils.  Federal Officer  'Gone Fishing'  Pick up the phone and dial  Ihe Federal fisheries Office in  Madeira Park. The phone rings  and you hear, "This ihe departmenl ol Fisheries and Ocean.  We are sorry bin due to manpower shortage and requirements for personnel to  help manage Ihe herring fishery,  ihis office will temporarily be  closed. In case of emergency  call Gibsons or Sechell RCMP  or in Vancouver 754-0235 or  Victoria I-800-663-9453."  In olher words, while the herring  run  is  on,   ihere  is  no  fisheries officer on the Sunshine  Coasl. The Coast News contacted MP Ray Skelly, who has  brought the problem lo the al-  tenlion of fisheries Minisler  Tom Siddon, but at press lime  Siddon had nol responded lo his  inquiries.  "It's totally insane," Skelly  said in an Interview. "You have  one of the largest home pons  for ihe commercial fisheries on  the Coasl, major sports fishing,  a major aquaculture industry.  There oughl to be a major  dislricl office in here just to  look afler that stuff."  Canal Note  Sechell Mayor Bud Koch's persistent pursuit of a canal has  not gone unnoticed in Ihe rest of the world and at leasi one  Chinese newspaper has picked up the slory and let people  know lhal ihere is such a place as Sechell, near to Ihe popular  skiing area of Whistler,  The publication is a Hong Kong owned paper called Sing  Tao which is published in San Francisco, The February 25  edition carried Ihe slory of Ihe proposed canal.  Abe l.au of the Golden City Reslauranl was able to  translate Ihe article for Mayor Koch,  Announcing the formation ol a new company!  COMPLETE FOREST MANAGEMENT SERVICES  44  iBhwwm)  COMPILATION  SERVICES  ROAD LAYOUT  ENGINEERING-.^,;  JBL FORESTRY SERVICES  Division ol Jackson Brothers Logging Co Ltd  R.R. #1 SECHELT, BRITISH COLUMBIA VON 3A0  TELEPHONE (604) 885-3287  SP***��~>��  VBtf*  100 ROLL END  ALL SHADES:  pastels, vibianl & earth lone colours to suit every decor  15-50 sq. yd. rolls  LARGE ROLLS  Up to 30 meleis long  Kitchen prints & level loops  FROM  $095   ^%M  sti yd.  DDT  Quality lo fit your lifestyle  Just ask one of our experienced staff  BERBER  Most Popular Colours In Stock  ��� Scolchguarded  ��� 5 year wear guarantee  ��� 100% BCF nylon  ��� Colour keyed to coordinate with loday's  lifestyles  ��� Excellent soil hiding and maintenance  characteristics  10  95  sq. yd  Pieletence: flO*   $7 95  5 year wear guarantee     1*_,|,|  Reg $12.95 sq. yd 0��**  sq. yd  Glamour Floor:  *0*  ww sq yd.  Sundial Solarian: H0��  3 colours in stock nttCl  Reg $20 95 sq yd w  995  sq. yd.  Nairn Cosytread:   h0vj  Luxurious Cushion Vinyl        rMCt  Reg $17.95 sq yd ���# sq. yd.  Mannington Vega:   ho^   sip*  D_n     -I A OS. _n   ���H ftHV*  ���    sq. yd.  Reg $14.95 sq yd  See Robert  in our drapery  department for  SPECIALTY  TOPPERS  Savings  start this week on WWp -<-J        |l��j  CUSTOM nflO/  DRAPES  &U  STEAM CLEAI  Your Carpets & Upholster  n  The Most Powerful Equipment  On The Coast  Our Reputation of Dependability and  Thorough Results is Well Known!  "Just Ask Around"  OVER 30 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE  In The Carpet Industry  MON - SAT  9-5  nVR|FC^.,_n.rORAT,NG CENTRE  886-7112  709 Hwy 101, Gibsons


Citation Scheme:


Citations by CSL (citeproc-js)

Usage Statistics



Customize your widget with the following options, then copy and paste the code below into the HTML of your page to embed this item in your website.
                            <div id="ubcOpenCollectionsWidgetDisplay">
                            <script id="ubcOpenCollectionsWidget"
                            async >
IIIF logo Our image viewer uses the IIIF 2.0 standard. To load this item in other compatible viewers, use this url:


Related Items