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 THE  SUNSHINE  WHEN THE  LOCALS  EAT LOCAL  Overlooking the Harbour  Gibsons, B.C. 886-2268  V/A/<__t THE SUNSHINE COAST SINCE 1945  October 7,1991      Volume 45      Issue 40  iberts   Creek   students     following the provincial election are being visited by   local candidates to explain their platforms and  is wer   questions   pertinent     to their concerns. Liberal Gordon Wilson was first   at bat, followed by NDP Howard White, and  Social  Credit Harold Long.  Joel Johnstone photo  oncern for Sechelt's water  Sechelt's  . ommi ttee  Environment  has      expressed  ._BualHx.��f ttip_,  ��� ���____i(__i��_il__-,lity's drinking water  in  sa     letter   to   the   Coast-Garibaldi  Health  Unit.  Speaking at last Wednesday's  council meeting. Environment  Committee chairman Peggy  "Wagner told council that the  results of testing done on  Sechelt's water by the Health  A.uthority and the SCRD were  interpreted by two members of  fier committee, one with a background in chemistry and the  a Doctor of Immunology,  ley concluded Sechelt's water  is more acidic than is acceptable.  " The    District   of  Sechelt's  _t-__r��-v iron ment Committee has  reached the conclusion, based on  <_lata obtained from your offices  and the SCRD," began the letter  t_o Coast-Garibaldi, "that the  ���water supplies       of      the  Municipality of Sechelt may fall  short of the minimum  requirements of the Canadian  water supply guidelines."  ���>* ___�� letter went on to say that  a meeting between four council  members and the SCRD to  discuss the test results had been  "discouraging, we felt the results  P-Vfly WflyuM'  of our informal study were not  taken seriously."  "We were not being alarmist,"  Wagner explained to council.  "We simply wanted to ask for  their interpretation of the results  we had received"  When committee member and  former chemist John Burns was  asked by the Coast News about  the results of the water testing,  he stated the cause for concern.  "I think we only found one  test where (the pH of the  drinking water) was above the  Canadian water supply  guidelines minimum," he said,  adding that, on the pH scale of 1  to 14, the minimum allowable  pH was from 6.5 to 8.5.  He said the test results  analyzed indicate the pH of  Sechelt's drinking water has, in  at least one test, been as low as  the 3.0 area, something he  equated to "vinegar".  Burns noted that the analysis  questions  l__s  Ws\  Ito     ��_;��  n    Ferguson   Cthe day after the  sturbance):   "Nanoose cannot  *_t   in   touch   with Nimitz to ask  testions,    because   she   sailed  ssterday."   He  agreed to ask at  a r i t i in e Pacific HQ,  squimalt.       Six     days     later,  erguson said he had not yet re-  fived an answer - "It takes time  et   a   message to the Nimirz  *ioclc.~  Meanwhile,     however,    Lt.  levin   Carle of Esquimall toi.l ;i  aller   that  Nimitz has been con-  ted    and   confirmed  she was  l*oan����     maintenance   testing  on  lircraft     Thursday   night.   This  apparently    unknown   to  *s second-in-command.  -Some;     citizens    phoned   the  [artistry   of Transport  Aviation  iolations   office,  the  Regional  >istrict      and     the    Provincial  Emergency   Program,  asking a  ariety   of questions and ending  p     with    a    lot   more.   Why   do  inadian   military   officials ap-  not to know what the visil-  U_S-   ship  -was doing? Why  lad   Cop  .Nanoose officials insist  ship   carries   no jets  while  >ther    military   officials   stated  sine,   does,   a   weapons handbook  s carrying them and an  iyewitness claims to have seen  aa   the   noise   pollution  luthorized?     Will    it    happen  pain?  Of   particular  concern to the  group is the Nanoose offi-  il's     suggestion   the   nuclear  vessel   may   have re  leased surplus water?  "What kind of water?"  Griffith asks. "There is a radioactive coolant, whose accidental release is the most frequent error connected with reactor-powered vessels. A former U.S. Navy sub commander  has testified that coolant was  regularly released in foreign  waters without their hosts being told. Several of the vessels  that  visit Georgia Strait have  heen discovered doing this elsewhere.  "Thursday's incident evidently involved aircraft, not  steam. But what do we really  know for sure? Whal safeguards  do we have against accident or  anogance? When a ship, driven  hy Iwo reactors and carrying  IIM) nuclear weapons, is close  enough to he visible... it can do  more than rattle dishes,"  Griffith said.  made by the Environment  Committee could not be  considered conclusive because of  the relatively small amount of  material provided by the SCRD.  "We (made our analysts) based  on very little data; that surprised  us," he said. "Either (the SCRD)  had more data they weren't  giving us or they weren't taking  very many tests."  Burns said the purpose of the  letter lo the Coast-Garibaldi  Health unit was lo make them  aware of the situation and to get  more testing done to determine  the extent of the problem.  "Somebody with a technical  background should take a look at  our waler supply," Bunts said,  "somebody with credentials that  will be acceptable to the  SCRD."  Specifically, the letter to the  health unit requests that  provincial testing of Sechelt's  water supply be inslituted  "pointing out deficiencies, if  any, and making recommendations for remedial action."  The letter also requests that  the "technical surveillance of the  SCRD water system be increased  and Ihe results of that  surveillance be automatically  forwarded lo the District of  Sechell."  Burns attributes the apparent  acidity of Sechelt's water lo acid-  causing gases in the air and,  therefore, in the rain; and to  certain soil conditions found in  the Chapman Creek water shed  (the source of Sechelt's water).  __ ; ... i_ . _      __ __,   Pharmasave in Sechelt congrarulatea Lionel Thomas, winner of the "Win a  Jack Northway i  Chrysler Magicwagon" promotion held In conjunction with  local B.C. Chrysler dealers and  Pharmasave stores.  Mr. Thomas is now the proud owner of a platinum silver, 7-seater, fully automatic 1W2  Chrysler Plymouth voyager, valued at over $18,800. Coast News, October 7,1991  Coast welcomes CF delegates  Approximately 100 Coast  residents and a solitary blue  heron welcomed delegates to the  Provincial Conference of the  Cystic Fibrosis Foundation on  Sept. 28. Tlie public was invited  lo show their support at a  banquet held at Pebbles  Restaurant, and the community  turned out in force.  Drs. Davidson and Hancock  Doctor Hancock  addressed the crowd, and Hancock  took the opportunity to  announce yel another  breakthrough in CF research.  Only two days prior to the  conference, Drs. Ann Tresize and  Manuel Buchwald, of Ihe  research team at the Hospital for  Sick Children in Toronto,  identified which cells in the body  are affected by CF.  This is the fourth major breakthrough in two years and the  third since a chapter was fonned  on the Sunshine Coast.  Chapter president Elva Dinn  told the Coasl News lhat  delegates were overwhelmed by  their reception on the Coast.  Drs. Davidson and Hancock,  who have devoted their lives to  CF research, were especially  pleased, she said, to have an  opportunity to talk lo llu*  public, being more accustomed  to addressing medical and  research professionals.  Following the speeches by the  doctors, local individuals took  the opportunity to show some of  the support they're becoming  famous for. Derrick La Fontaine  anil Karen Elliot of Dargatz  Glass presented Elva with a  cheque for $500, engraved on a  mirror. (Elva confided that they  slipped her a paper one for  cashing.)  Len Van Egmont presented her  with a Looney card with over  $200 in loonies attached  collected from the staff and  Elva Dinn  customers at the Lighthouse  Pub.  Adding a dash of the dramatic  were Bill and Myrm Brooks and  Dirk Mclntyire of Seasport  Scuba. The trio performed a skit  with a fierce pirate who was  eventually convinced to donate  his vast treasure ($1000) to the  Sunshine Coast CF Chapter in  exchange for a drink of nun.  The chapter also took the  opportunity to recognize the  contributions of several locals  with Certificates of  Appreciation. Recipients  included Roger Handling (of  Glassford Design), artists Liz  Mitten-Ryan and her publisher  Jaffar Nassrin.  During their stay delegates  were presented with pins from  the municipalities on the Coast  and a copy of Hellen Dawe's  Sechelt which was donated by  Gibsons Pharmasave.  Throughout the conference and  banquet, a blue heron perched  conspicuously within view of  the delegates. The blue heron  became something of a mascot  for the local chapter when Liz  Mitten-Ryan donated her first  painting, Towards the Promise',  which features the bird launching  itself down Sechelt Inlet toward  a rising sun.  Delegates from all over the  province returned to their homes  on Sunday, commenting on their  warm reception on the Sunshine  Coast, and the well-trained wild  life that resides here.  Directory  still  available  The Volunteer Action Cenlre compiled and printed a directory of  all the agencies, organizations and support groups on tht Sunshine  Coast.  This information has been put together in a 68 page booklet.  Information directories from Vancouver, Powell River and  Richmond were studied in order to develop Ihe format for this  directory. The result is a sourcebook of information, lhat is easy to  find and read.  These directories are available at Talewind Books, Rooks and  Stuff, Communily Services in Sechelt, Sayward Books and Coast  Books in Cibsons. The price is $5.-5, to cover Ihe cost or printing.  For more information, or to order, call 88S-588I.  Social Credit  Harold Long, MLA.  Social Credit Party of BC,  Constituency office:  44... Marine Ave.,  Powell River  485-7225  THE FOREST SERVICE AND FOREST  MANAGEMENT  "1 see a need for improvements  in all logging practices. It's a  fact of life," Long asserts. " In  B.C., and especially on the  Coast, we survive on our timber. The day that tourism takes  over from lumber, and is paying  all the hills, wc can slop culling  our trees down. Right now  forestry and logging are a  necessity. We must clean up all  our logging practices, make sure  they're done right.  "We're still going to have to  clearcut, block clearcut in  smaller blocks, and so on.  Because that's llie only way you  can farm. You can't cut every  second sheave of wheal in the  prairies. You have lo cut il all  down so you can regrow it all  again....  "So tliere has to be more  controls on that...  "I think the Forest Service has  been put into a pull-push  situation between forestry and  environment and wildlife. Maybe  we should be putting those  ministries a little closer  together. Forestry, environment  and wildlife should all be in the  same ministry so they've got a  handle on everything that's  going on within our forest  systems.  "So I can sec them beefing up  Forestry, hut I see the private  sector doing belter too...  "Go to Sweden. They're on  Iheir fourth or fifth cut of trees.  Ihey don't have any chaff in Ihe  bush from first cut logging like  we do, We're going into our  second and third cuts now and  they're greal! On the Sunshine  Coasl you've got second cuts all  over the place, even block cuts,  and they're arc coming oul and  the people are working, and il's  good.  "And I think the companies  are trying to shun some of iheir  responsibilities. Remember they  make money off it too. They've  got to take some responsibility.  If you're going to make money  on it you also have to help with  the resource."  WASTE MANAGEMENT  "There should be no landfills.  If there's going to be a landfill it  should be a designated place and  there should only be ashes that  are buried. It should be burnt in  a high temperature incinerator  before it's buried, so it's inert.  Then it can be buried. It can be  sealed with grout and concrete  and then it's there and it's just  like part of the rock - it's not  going to leach; it's not going to  pollute.  "I've got a master plan on that  one in my mind," Long  confided. "I believe that the  provincial government, if I had  my way, would take total charge  of how we're going to handle our  solid waste and how big the  areas would Ih*.  "There's no reason that the  whole Lower Mainland,  including all Vancouver,  Victoria and that area, cannot be  done in one central location,  barged in.  "I would gladly say it right  now that there are places on the  Coast here where lhat could be  done. I have a place already in  mind..."  When asked if he meant the  Lower Sunshine Coast, Long responded, "You bet!"  "But you see what you're  looking at, you think about a  garbage dump, you're thinking  about landfill. I'm talking about  a plant that takes that process  and sorts.  "It should go through a plant.  It should be hardly any different  than one of the pulp mills.  Where it's taken in and separated  -glass, metal, rags, paper. It's  done through a separation  system... So you've got the  economy of scale lo get rid of  Ihe glass, to get rid of the cans,  get rid of the paper. So it goes  back into the system.  "Then whatevei's left they can  package il in fuel pellets and if  that's knitted directly lo a close  cement plant - that the  government may be involved  with how they build that  Incinerator, or the kiln for the  cement plant will hold the temperature at 2000 degrees for well  over a minute. This means that  you can burn all that again, all  the wet garbage, or compost it,  and end up with total  destruction.  "What do we do now? Eighy-  five percent goes into the  landfills.  "I've seen how you take care  of il (the garbage in this area). It  is gross! You're one of the  biggest offenders. This Sunshine  Coast is a big offender with that  dump. It's sitting up on the top  of a hill - talk about pollution!  They talk about the Tetrahedron,  they talk about the creek up here  where some dirt slides in and  turbidity gets into Chapman  Creek, and just around the  corner from them they're  dumping garbage...  "I don't like itl It has to be  recycled and then the residue has  to be destroyed. We can't bury it  anymore."  Liberal  Gordon Wilson  Leader, Liberal Party of BC  Campaign office:  5522 Wharf St.,  Sechelt.  885-2239  THE FOREST SERVICE AND FOREST  MANAGEMENT  "We have some serious  reservations about the creation of  a crown corporation to manage  forestry," Wilson states  emphatically in reference to a  recommendation made by the  Peel Commission.  "We believe that it's likely*kS  he expensive, inefficient, and it's  not going to remove the  confrontation but rather it's  going to create confrontation,  because crown corporations  traditionally are expensive and  traditionally less than sensitive  to community needs.  "We believe that there has to  be an integrated land  management plan for the entire  province, and it has to recognize  fundamental principals: ...there  has to be protection of watersheds; there has to be a  maintenance of old growth forest  in order to maintain and  maximize our ability to  regenerate; ...there has got to be  long term planning in order for  us to identify areas where cutting  is going to occur and to involve  the community in that planning  and assignment process; ...we  recognize that companies need  long term tenures, hut those  long term tenures should be tied  to proper forestry management  practices.  "There has lo be a Forest  Standards Act, or Forest  Practices Act and that has to  look at methods by which forest  companies operate. ...If there is  going lo be clear cutting, it has  to be stipulated ... in their  licencing such thai the size of  the clearcut is identified clearly,  identified and defined with an eye  to nol having huge clearcut  blocks,  "...looking at Ihe advantages  of selective cuts so that we can  look at, not only selective cut  by size but selective cut by  species. So we're not going to be  taking out only one particular  species, leaving the forest that  was balanced by species diversity  with a single species or with  two species instead of three.  "The third part of that is going  to be the question of  reforestation. We have to show  that we have responsible forest  companies managing the lands  responsibly. The tenure would  be tied to the biological cycle of  the species being removed."  WASTE MANAGEMENT  "Our position is that the  government has to put in place  tough legislation that is going  to work toward the elimination  of toxins, not only in our water  but in our atmosphere. In doing  that, we believe the biggest  problem is that there is always a  conflict between job loss and  income loss and the measures  that are needed to clean up  environment.  "So what we're suggesting is  that we would put in place an  environmental protection  assurance fund. That fund would  be paid into by both provincial  and federal governments, as well  as workers and management. The  fund would be used as bridge  financing when a company has  to slow down its production or  temporarily lay off workers in  order to be able to upgrade their  production in order to meet the  standards that are put in  place..That way, if a worker is  displaced because of upgrading of  the facilities, that they will not  lose income.."  Wilson also maintains he has  been working hard for years lo  stop toxic dumping in the  Georgia Strait. There are  currently 26 authorized dump  sites in that area. But he is  optimistic that things will  change, adding thai the issue has  now been raised in Ottawa and in  the provincial Ministry of  Environment.  "As long as government is  sanctioning toxic dumping,  we're not going to get anywhere  in cleaning up ihe problem. So  we'd like the government lo  move very quickly lo eliminate  dumping as an option."  "Landfill is becoming, less  and less, a viable option for  waste disposal. We clearly do  nol want to have long term  waste management run through  landfill propositions. We're  running out of sites...Clearly the  solution of Ihe problem is to reduce waste production.  "Mind you. I'll tell you  incineration is something that is  probably, worse, because with  incineration, often through  combustion of materials, you  release into the atmosphere  toxins that are going to be  equally hazardous. So recycling  is the name of the game... And I  think local governments need to  have the facility to be able to  help local groups, who are  interested in recycling and  developing a local recycling  industry, to get up and running."  NDP  Howard White  New Democratic Party,  Campaign office:  683 Highway 101,  (iibsons.  886-3247  THE FOREST SERVICE AND FOREST  MANAGEMENT  "My own feeling is that the  Forest Service has to be rebuilt,"  White says. "The main thrust  under the Socreds has been to  reduce Ihe Forest Service in  terms of ils size and budget, but  even more radically in terms of  its responsibilities, and make the  forest industry, to a very large  extent, self-policing...  "Some of that is probably  fine, but basically we're left in a  position where we have totally  inadequate control over our  number one industry...We don't  even know how many (trees)  there are out there. There hasn't  been an inventory of the forest  since Barrett had one done in  1974.  "We have this ridiculous  situation where our Forest  Service on the Sunshine Coast  has 1974 maps with all sorts of  corrections through them, and  guestimates about what's here  and what's ihere. This is the kind  of information that has been  used to set the allowable cuts  and to make land use decisions  involving disputed land. So the  information basis is just not  there.  "The Forest Service musl  really be restored and its  responsibilities must be restored.  "I believe lhat our public  forest lands should be kept  public and Ihey should be  monitored and managed by  public servants.  "I don't believe in privatizing  forest... I think there's no way to  guarantee the future of the forest  indusiry but to commit to public  ownership and, public  management."  Asked whether the Forest  Service should be a policing  agency or a managing agency,  While pointed out, "Foresters  have an ethic. They're one of the  protectors of the realm who arc  named along with ministers of  the church and servants of  government in the Magna  Carta...Their job is to maintain  forest lands for the good of all.  "We have a fairly good model  next door in the American Forest  Service which has remained a  very proud, independent service  that really has a lot of respect  and a lot of power. I really think  that's a valuable asset for a  country. We should be moving  in that direction."  WASTE MANAGEMENT  "Greatly improved government  action is needed," says White,  "to help address this problem  which is really reaching crisis  proportion all over the province,  not just here on the Sunshine  Coasl. The lead needs to be  taken by the provincial gov  ernment. Communities can't be  left on their own to flounder and  duplicate planning and trying to  work out solutions on their  own...  "We really haven't even started  on a plan for solid waste  disposal here. It's hard for a  small community with limited  resources to do all the research  and come up wilh Ihe proposals.  "What we're proposing provincially is a solid waste disposal  corporation which would have a  number of package solutions for  communities of different sizes,  which would be state of the art,  well tested, and for which there  would be adequate funding  programs that would allow the  provincial government to share a  major portion of the cost of  bringing in waste management  programs...  "Obviously these programs  would he based on the three R's  of waste management/Reduce,  Recycle, Re-use'.  "The production of waste  through over-packaging and  disposable goods is really where  the solution has to start."  White points out he has a lot  of experience with solid waste,  having managed the Pender  dump for 10 years.  "I feel very strongly that  government intervention is  needed to give producing  companies incentives to make  Iheir packaging more efficient,  making their goods less  disposable. Thai can be built  into the lax system if nothing  else.  "Recycling must require the  participation of the individual,  increased through public  education, but it can't be left  entirely on the shoulders of the  individual...  "Until the government rolls  up its sleeves and really wades  into the problem, and creates  opening to introduce this  material back into the  manufacturing system, much of  it just ends up in the landfill  sites anyway. Government  assistance is very much needed  to develop a marketing agency  for recycled materials. All of this  needs to happen at once..."  "There's some macro-  economic solutions needed," he  concludes, and cites the need for  government investment and  planning for more de-inking  plants in order to provide recycled fibre to the pulp industry.  _____���  , Coast News, October 7,1991  Gibsons  sewer  upgrade  planned  Gibsons council moved one  step closer to clearing up the  sewer problems, that have  contributed to a temporary ban  on building major developments,  at last week's meeting.  Council has accepted a bid by  H.A.Simmons Ltd. to upgrade  the sewage treatment plant. As  soon as finances are put into  place,the first stage of  improvements will commence.  These will improve odour  control and expand capacity "to  some extent" said Mayor Eric  Small. The Town will also be  purchasing an auxiliary generator  which will prevent the dumping  of raw sewage into the harbour,  in the event of a long power-  outage.  Council pushed through a borrowing bylaw to finance the first  stage, having received assurance  from representatives of the  provincial government that the  province will seriously consider  picking up SO percent of the  costs.  In a breakdown of the  anticipated revenue sources to  fund the project, clerk-  administrator Lorraine Goddard  explained, "We expect a grant of  $400,000 (from the provincial  government).We have in the  development cost charge fund,  $190,000."  Further, Mayor Small pointed  out, the Town has budgeted  $250,000 for capital costs this  year, leaving the loan at only  $60,000 more than what was  budgeted.  More will be done next year at  a cost which has not yet been  calculated.  Mayor Small told the meeting  that discussions are continuing  with the Regional District in an  attempt lo find solutions lo  Gibsons' water problems.  SIGD, song in celebration  Fruitless meeting  on spraying  A meeting with IIC Hydro officials and Regional District  directors has produced no agreement on a herbicide  spraying policy for the Sunshine Coast  Hydro officials asked directors to form a committee which  would work with them on vegetation management and meet  once a year to set goals and come to a resolution of issues.  Director Jeremy Frith questioned the usefulness of such a  committee when the district has a firm policy of zero  tolerance for herbicides.  "We have a basic, fundamental difference," he said. "How  can we do this when we have a definite policy dictated by  public wish? The residents of the Sunshine Coast do not  want to have any herbicides used by anyone. It would be  fruitless to sit on a team, it would be impossible to  compromise.  "Now they know we don't want it (spraying). I think they  heard us."  taami  This year, among the  festivities celebrating the fifth  anniversary of self government  for the Sechelt Indian  Government District, to be held  this week, will be the singing of  a very special song.  The ancient song, which was  lost to the Sechelts for a long  time, was returned by David  Gladstone of Bella Bella in a  moving ceremony at the opening  of the House of Hewhiwus  earlier this year.  In an interview with the  Coast News, Del Paul said that  under the guidance of the elders,  practices have been going on for  the October 9 performance.  "It's really exciting for us,"  she said. "It's a real celebrated  event.  "There are different forms of  songs, they can belong to an  individual, a family, a clan or a  community. This particular song  belongs lo the community. It's  to be used, guarded and protected  by every individual in the Band.  "There's so much to be  learned about the cultural  meaning. We were instructed by  the people who returned the song  to use it in celebration,  marriages and any forms of  healing.  "I see this song bringing so  much strength to the people. It's  really important to learn how to  use it properly and not to have  any of the context changed."  She said the practice periods  When this picture was taken five years ago, Ihe Sechelt Indian Band was celebrating its new  achievement of self government. This Wednesday they celebrate the fifth anniversary of that  momentous event. Ray Smith photo  in recent weeks have been an  exciting time for Ihe whole band  as they re-create a part of their  culture which had almost been  forgotten.  "It's such a fragile time as we  try to go back. It's like one of  our elders said, 'So many people  say we've lost our ways. It's not  that we've losl our ways, they've  been put to sleep and we're jusl  now bringing them back to l:fe.  In time we'll get everything  back'."  Del sees the song as an  important tool for this  regeneration. "It's like Margaret,  one of our elders, said," she went  on. "We have to teach our  children to protect this song, and  respect it, and use il always with  good intention, never to fight  over it, and to be proud of it.  "You can see that when the  young people are silting in the  same room wilh the elders. You  can see the leaching taking  place. I can't even describe ihe  pride that kind of exchange  generates."  Del said that long ago there  were very rigid rules on how the  different songs were acquired.  Much of it involved solitary  fasting in the woods, which was  meant   to  discipline  body,  emotions and mind In be  receptive to spiritual inspiration.  Although this custom has died  out, the importance of a song  remains.  This week there will be feasting instead of fasting. Young  people will be participating in  ihe Self Government Run, and  the song will be sung in  celebration at the House of  Hewhiwus, - the House of  Chiefs- to honour, as Del, wife  of Chief Tom Paul, said, "the  many chiefs who worked so hard  and so long to bring self  government to our people."  Problems with timber supplies  by Stuart RumMa  The Ministry of Forests recently released an internal report  criticizing many the methods  used by the Forest Service in estimating the province's timber  supplies over a projected 200  year period.  The report, signed by the  Chief Forester and an Assistant  Deputy Minister of Forests,  states the ministry's staff is un-  Life in the slow lane  FROM THE HIP  J.M. Sherman  ..-  After my surly and summary  Summit with the man-eating  Mack, I spent 16 fun-filled days  lugubriously linked to a phalanx  of life support systems. The  setting was the Intensive Care  Unit of the Kingston (Ontario)  General Hospital, a medical  resort ripped hissing and  bubbling from the bowels of  Dante's Inferno.  Most of my quality time was  devoted to regaining  consciousness, morbidly  monitoring the (BLIP!) on my  Vital Signs screen, and avidly  tracking the (BLEEP!) on a nifty  Nightingale named Nancy.  Nifty Nancy drew my  attention to the essential nature  of an ICU ward after I observed  lhat as soon as I learned a nurse's  name she disappeared.  "T.T.B.O.," she murmured,  casually injecting my left tushie  cheek with a magical shot of  Demerol, the high-shelf pain  candy of preference for people  who are in agony everywhere and  without surcease. "Toe Tag Bum  Out. Even the case-hardened get  crazy rolling expired guests  down to the morgue. So we  rotate and then rotate some  more."  Once safely tucked away in a  private room with a view of  Denise instead of a deceased, I  had opportunity to digest and  regurgitate the recent course of  events. This ultimately came  down to beating myself up  something fierce.  By the third or fourth day, I  had pretty much convinced  myself that the wreck out on old  #7 was entirely of my doing.  Denise dryly noted that she  hadn't flown up from LA,  fibrillating heart in hand, to be  wiUi her near-dead life's  companion only to listen to him  spin theoretical caca about  unconscious suicide in self-retribution for failing to attain  Godhead by his thirty-third  birthday. Always the optimist,  Denny wrote off my rant to the  cutback in my Demerol action.  But the indirect shot in the  arm which went a long way  towards restoring my faith in  myself came in the form of a  pair of Ontario Provincial  policemen named Delaney and  De La Croix who shoe-horned  their burly selves into my room  and my life for purposes of  obtaining a slatemenl from me.  This accomplished, the lads  lingered to chat, and I summoned  coffee and crullers from room  service.  "Sure and you should have bin  a balpeen case, Mister  Sharman."     While soothing,  Delaney's aged-in-Guiness  brogue nonetheless brought a  regiment of hairs on the back of  my neck to full attention.  Nodding soberly in De La  Croix's direction, and receiving a  reflexive affirmation in return,  Delaney added "We don't  normally take statements from  people what have been stairin' in  a 240kph crash."  "Indeed not," De La Croix  muttered as he buttered a third  cruller with an index finger the  size and shape of a pastry  spatula. "We must mostly  balpeen them. This is why she  is carried in our car."  As a kid, I had been fascinated  with a funny little hammer with  a rounded head which my dad had  amongst his tools. It was a  balpeen. I have always assumed  that Maxwell's silver hammer  was also a balpeen. But it was  the long and winding road that  led to this cul de sac of a  hospital bed I was obsessed wilh  - not John Lennon's lyrical  genius.  ���"Uhhh...what's a 'balpeen ,  case'?," 1 ventured hesitantly.  "Well, sor," rumbled Delaney,  "When a driver encounters terror  and the face of Death on the road  such as you did, he or she nine  limes out of ten succumbs to  pure panic and simply freezes  behind the wheel."  "Eh, bien! And so out from  the trunk comes the trusty little  balpeen." Delaney's right hand  rose as De La Croix's voice fell.  "One simply cannot lurn the  body of the deceased over to the  grieving family with a steering  wheel attached to his or her  hands. Nor can what is left of  the vehicle arrive at the auto  wrecker's with...."  Bang! Bang! Delaney's  (imaginary) balpeen hammer  came down upon my bed. "So  you see, sor, we are forced to  break the knuckles on the fingers  of the petrified driver lo  effectuate release."   Delaney and  De La Croix stared at me  intently for a moment wondering, I knew, just how 1 had  managed lo avoid becoming jusl  another balpeen case.  It took a lot longer than eight  weeks confined lo a hospital bed  to figure that one out, but figure  it out I did.  der trained in timber supply  analysis (TSA) and many of the  procedures currently used in  TSA's are outdated and based on  inadequate information.  "This is due, in part, lo giving  (TSA's) a low priority," the report says, "The Forest Service  has not aggressively recruited  and maintained its own expertise."  Following the report, and  serving as a second volume, is a  proposed "aclion plan" designed  to correct problems with TSA  methods and restore the Ministry  of Forests as the leading organization in timber supply analysis.  The action plan echoes the  first volume in identifying the  problems with current TSA  methods.  "...Concern has been expressed  with BC's timber supply policy," it explains.  "Not only is it nol well  articulated and understood, there  is growing debate as to its  continued relevancy."  Current TSA policies have  their roots in European forestry  practices applied to BC in the  1940's, according to the aclion  plan. They were modified  somewhat in 1979 bul are still  falling behind the times.  The changing factors that  make it necessary to rethink  current TSA methods, as outlined by the plan, include:  forests in BC that are no longer  made up of predominantly old  growth timber, communities  wanting more say in timber  management, native land claims  that cover much of BC, and a  greater concern for environmental susiainahilily at the public  level.  The aclion plan calls on the  Forest Service lo develop a qual  ity in TSA work that it now  lacks.  "Given the importance of timber supply decisions, it is essential that the Forest Service develop 'depth' in its timber supply staff and expertise," the action plan states, "...timber supply must be recognized as a career in its own right, with appropriate career opportunities."  To that end, the plan proposes  establishing a "timber supply  unit" at the headquarters level of  the ministry which would coordinate timber supply policy and  provide technical support for  TSA work.  Additional "well trained" staff  would be hired and more effort  would be given to establish consistency and accuracy in timber  supply analysis.  The plan calls for a constant  "review and enhancementfof  TSA techniques) in order to stay  current with continually evolving forest management objectives."  In addition, the action plan  calls for developing greater long  term communication and training for appropriate Forest  Service staff, industry and the  public.  In all there are some 36 listed  tasks and responsibilities that  need lo be accomplished, as the  Forests Ministry sees it, before  timber supply analysis becomes  "relevant." Most of those are  scheduled lo be be implemented  by 1992 if the proposed plan is  accepted.  When Ihe Coast News contacted The Regional Forest  Service office in Powell River  last week for comment, they  were nol yet in possession of a  copy of the the action plan.  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Authorized Dealer for  aaCCellular  CARTEL Coast News, October 7,1991  EDITORIAL   OPINION  Nice guy isn't enough  One of the difficulties in Ihis election, in this community, is  not lhat the candidates are unknown to many of us but that they  are so well known. Howard White and Gordon Wilson have been  neighbours for years and active in a lot of community functions.  Harold Long has been around, both in and out of politics for a  good long time, and many people know him personally. It makes  it difficult to answer those telephone demands, "Can we count  on your vote?".  Who wants lo hurt one of the other candidates' feelings.  They're all nice guys.  But maybe being a nice guy isn't enough in the lough world of  government. Harold is undoubtedly a nice guy. Nevertheless, in  the last five years, in spite of working hard to pul forth the  issues of this community, he often appears lo have been impotent  in affecting changes.  In spile of his position on the B.C.Ferry Corporation, we had  our 10:30 ferry removed and it wasn't reinstated until local  governments spent two years travelling to Victoria, not Powell  River.  It was kind of sad when he tried lo claim victory in having an  evaluation team visit St. Mary's Hospital and the evaluators  promptly explained he had nothing lo do with this regularly  scheduled visit.  And when the big league media across Ihe country was making  snide remarks aboul almost every elected Socred having held a  portfolio, we maintained polite silence. Harold was one of five  Socreds who never got lhat recognition from his parly. The  rumour is thai one of the uuchosen died during his term, one had  been a Bill Vander Zalm deserter who was never forgiven, and  there were rumours alniut the rest. But nol Harold.  Harold has been a clean-living, hard working MLA who  supported Vander Zalm to the bitter end and then promptly  supported Rita. He never publicly disagrees with any party  policy or the behaviour of any other party member. Why then has  he been treated so shabbily by his own party?  Perhaps Harold just doesn't know how to play the game. For  example, his position on waste management. (Don't miss reading  it on page two.) The statement was given with full awareness  that it would be completely reported during the election  campaign. And his informed decision was lo announce to Ihe  Sunshine Coast that he believes this would he an ideal location  to bring all the garbage from the Lower Mainland and  Vancouver.  Even while he was saying it, the interviewer kept shaking her  head and asking,"You mean here, Harold?". A more savvy  politician might have guessed by the incredulous look on Ihe  reporter's face that this might not be Ihe best election ploy but  he just didn't seem to think people in this constituency would  object to the idea if it was reported accurately. So il has been -  word for word.  It is perhaps this lack of political perceptiveness that has kept  the Socred leaders from pushing Harold into (he spotlight.  Whatever the reason, it's been pretty well documented that  voting for Harold doesn't give us an "in" with the Socred brass.  Apathy passe in B.C.  The political apathy which has long been attributed to the  "typical Canadian" appears to be passe this election. When the  CBC arrogantly decided that this province has only two  political parlies, the phone calls and faxes flooded CBC's  executive offices as the voting public of BC demanded that  Gordon Wilson be invited to participate in Ihe Leaders' Debate.  Perhaps the polls indicate that the Liberal party has only  about 10 percent of the vote nailed down hut the people are still  interested in what Wilson has lo say. Those polls may have been  premature in counting up committed votes. Surely the people of  BC will want to hear what Ihe leaders have lo say before they  make such an important decision.  Whatever the individual's personal leanings, it appears people  refused to allow the media to decide the politics of this province  and for that we all deserve to lake a bow.  The media is a powerful tool, especially during an election.  But in the final crunch, they only have as much power as we  allow Ihem.  LETTERS  Thanks for  the support  Editor:  On behalf of the Terry Fox  Run committee, I would like lo  extend my appreciation to the  Sechelt community for once  again supporting the eleventh  annual Terry Fox Run.  On Sunday, Sept. IS, 89  people participated by walking,  jogging, running and biking the  10 km's from Sechelt  Elementary to Porpoise Bay  Provincial Park and back, raising  $857 for cancer research.  I would like to thank Brian  and Heather Myhill Jones, Bob  Dall, Robin St. Jean and Melte  Hoegh for assisting with the  run.  For the ninth year, Shop Easy  and Sechelt Supermarket kindly  donated refreshments for the  participants, which was very  much appreciated by all.  Michael Metcalfe  Run Organizer'  EXPLANATION  Editor:  The unusual roaring sound  that shook Gower Point and  Roberls Creek last Thursday  evening was most inconsistent  with the published explanation  in your paper. The steady heavy-  volume sound might have been  made by a flight of several  thousand World War II bomber  propeller planes.  I have not heard of a carrier  launching many planes  simultaneously. The intensity  was great enough to vibrate the  steel railing on our concrete  patio. Most uniquely, the roar  was abruptly switched on and  off.  It would lx* very interesting lo  compare notes wilh Nanaimo  residents about the alleged U.S.  navel carrier.  E. H. Burritt  Knaus needs  new outlook  Editor:  The Sept.30 issue of the  Coast News reported the  demands made by a Sechelt  resident on the school board with  respect to justifying the  existence of a program in the  school district. Mr. Knaus  apparently uses the criteria of  university attendance and gaining  employment as measures of the  success of this program.  HOW TO  PRODUCE A  SPONTANEOUS  SOCRED MAN-  JBlJWiffii  INTERVIEW.  a(MA?..w  AS0TOE...G0HY.  ANION IV.?.  0coN(mjQaxifr.  CaSTiHC  nueOWNBOHDP \ BACIED K1Y9S  KA.1. fW.:.J YEnflOPtNIUP  mm:.  A  k^M  .KNEED  You.'  iJ. Rl-H.-.IN.A-._t..  tl ntjr.p.in-n  iSHom  miWANG-T  AUmiHAWR  WE..  %>**������  I suppose my Trans Canada  txlyssey ended where it began  three months before - in the  24th floor apartment of my  friend Bill Hay, overlooking the  English Bay.  Bill met me at the airport  and there followed a mandatory  night of talking. I suppose I was  still running on Maritime time,  for I was up and fully dressed at  half-past five that first  morning. In that hour before the  dawn Ihere was a full moon  shining on English Bay, ghostly  freighters lay at anchor and,  folks, I 'm here to tell you that  Vancouver, British Columbia,  vaulted effortlessly again lo the  top of the Astonishing Canadian  Beauty Sweepstakes.  lt was an hour or so before  my friend was to get up to go to  work. I pondered my return and  the Canada I had seen. What had  I learned? How was I changed?  The man whose hospitality I  was enjoying has done as much  as liny in the cause of  bilingualism in Canada. He was  the principal of the first French  Immersion School in the  country, in Montreal, in the  early 1970's. He came out to  B.C. in the late 197()'s to lie the  principal of the first French  Immersion school in this  province. Some years ago he gave  up on French Immersion, gave  up on being a principal and  returned voluntarily to his first  love - the classroom.  We have debated, he and I, die  role of Quebec in this country  and I realized during my  contemplation of ihe moonlit  miracle of English Bay thai I  had moved much closer to his  position than had been Ihe case  before I left.  "They will never be satisfied.  Lei them go," is more or less a  terse summation of the views of  this quite distinguished  educator. Valiantly had I tried  lo uphold the argument for one  A time for  straight talk  MUSINGS  John Burnside  great country, bilingual from  sea to shining sea.  It was with a real sense of  loss lhat I realized I did not  want to do that any more.  I thought of the quote from  the Mordecai Richler article  which appeared in the New  Yorker magazine recently, a  quote I had read in the Saint  John, N.B., paper tlie day I flew  back to B.C.  "When a hundred and fifty  thousand people take to the  streets chanting "Quebec aux  Quebecois," said Richler, "you  don't have to tell the Jews that  they arc not talking about four  generations of Montreal  Goldberg's, or MacGregor's, for  lhat matter."  I, myself, in my article  written for the ('oast News in  July, said cautiously, "The  history of the 20th Century  leaches us thai racism is often a  by-product of virulent  nationalism." Mordecai Richler,  a native Montrealer, said it  more clearly.  Certainly, the Indians on the  Kahnewake Reserve or at James  Bay are persuaded that there is a  racist thread to Quebec  separatism. The Jamaicans in  Montreal, too, are sure of it.  And perhaps we would do well  in Ihe rest of Canada to gravely  contemplate this aspect of our  national malaise, realizing lhat  a problem cannot be solved  until it is first identified.  I thought of the brave young  woman who sat beside me on the  plane. She was returning to her  home province after a sojourn in  Quebec. She was reading a  French novel with ease and  comfort, having studied at Laval  University in Quebec City.  She told me her mother was  Acadian and I told her I had  found the Acadians in the  Maritimes delightful, warm  and npenhearted, and seemingly  happy.  We contrasted their  experience with thai of the  Quebecois.  The last place Fran and I  camped in Nova Scotia was Ihe  site of the poem "Evangeline",  the story of the expulsion of the  Acadians. They really were  savagely treated.  Just north of Wolfville,  N.S., there are 5,000 acres of Ihe  most fertile land in Nova  Scotia. This land had been  reclaimed from the sea by the  Acadians three hundred years  before, lived on and farmed for  one hundred and fifty years  before the expulsion. With the  Acadians dispersed along the  eastern seaboard of America  down as far as New Orleans, the  fertile lands were happily  snapped up by United Empire  Loyalists whose enthusiasm for  the Crown was certainly no  Perhaps Barry Sullivan used  these same criteria in his review  of the school system in B.C.  which resulted in the Year 2000  document that is making  sweeping changes in education  in Ihis province. The orientation  of public schools to the job  market and university entrance  has resulted in the worrisome  unemployment figures reported  daily in the media, and it has a  mere 3-5% of the school  population completing a  university program  I wish Mr. Knaus would  broaden his focus to include  caring aboul all students and  how the school system can be  supported to meet all students'  needs.  The cancellation of one  program, virtually fully funded  by federal grant money, will not,  unfortunately, solve the  problems of employment and  university attendance that Mr.  Knaus feels determines the  success of educational programs.  It is worth noting that French  immersion has only a little over  20 years of existence in B.C.,  with very few students in the  program for the first 5-10 years.  The numbers and time line just  do not give a base for conducting  meaningful studies of ihe type  Mr. Knaus has expressed an  interest in.  Mary Findlay  Serious error in  clinic report  Editor:  A notice of the Annual  General Meeting of the Pender  Harbour & District Health  Centre Society has been sent to  the members of the Society,  presumably by the board of  Trustees, although that was not  indicated.  It appears that a very serious  error is contained in the "Report  of the Building Program"  wherein it states that when the  original building was constructed  no allowances were made for the  possibility of expansion.  I was president of the Society  from ils inception until well  after the construction of the  clinic - such is not the case.  The plans were carefully drawn  up by our architect, Fred  Thornton Hollingsworth, in  conjunction with government  architects. These plans not only  provided for accommodation for  two doctors and a dentist,  together with rooms for all  supporting facilities, but also  provided for expansion as the  need arose.  Mr. Hollingsworth watched  the construction of the clinic  with great care and saw to it that  it was constructed in accordance  with the plans. The plan for the  building, together with the plan  for expansion, was Filed in the  Medical Centre.  greater than their enthusiasm  for the fertile Acadian lands.  And yet the Acadiians we  met were of good cheer,  hospitable and warm with none  of the whining surliness that  has come to plague Quebec.  I thought of my own people  in Scotland, driven from their  homes, often in the dead of  winter, in both the 18th and  19th Centuries, to make way for  sheep and, here again, I realized  that by comparison the  Quebecois had not fared ill since  the Conquest.  I thought of the teenage  vigilantes roaming some parts  of Quebec reporting shopkeepers  to the government sign  inspectors. Not to see this as a  developing form of fascism is to  be less than truthful to oneself.  Tlte young woman who was  returning to B.C. admitted that,  sometimes, though she was  fluently bilingual, she was  frightened in the streets of  Montreal during national feast  days. She spoke of Canadian  flags being trampled underfoot  and of Anglo-Canadians  speaking softly to keep from  drawing attention to  themselves.  It's time for straight talk,  but where is the political  leadership? With my friend  Hay, I say now, "Let them go.  Let them take with them what  they brought inlo  Confederation. The north was  given to them by Canada in the  192()'s and should remain  Canadian"  "Does that mean we'd lose  James Bay?" asked an elderly  Quebecois in New Brunswick,  with whom I was discussing the  country.  "Certainly it does," I assured  him.  "That would be war," he  asserted, fiercely.  "You'd lose," I told him. I  refrained from adding, "Again."  With the passage of time the  Board of Trustees apparently  decided not to use these plans  but, instead, had new plans  drawn by a different architect.lt  is possible that this action may  have had some bearing on the  difficulties encountered in the  new construction.  James H. Tyner  A   little   horn  blowing  Editor:  Just a note to let you know  that I can appreciate reading a  paper that brings so many social  problems to the attention of the  readers. Keep up the good work-  Tom Bitting  Sechelt  More letters  pagan  c&mt  Th�� Sunshine Coast Ntwt is locally owned  and published on tht Sunshint Coast. B.C.  ���vary Monday by GiasstortJ Press Lid.., Box  460. Oibaons, B.C.. VON 1V0, (604) 866-2622.  FAX (604) 666-7725; Secheft Office.Box 68,  Setfen, B.C. (604) 885-3930, Editorial (604)  685-3960.* AX (604) 885-3954,  Tht Sunshins Coasl News is protected by  copyright and reproduction of any pan of It by  any means is prohibited unless permission m  wiling is first secured Irom Glassford Press Ltd.,  hoWer ot ihe copyright. Subscription rate:  Canada* 1year-$35.6 mo -*20. Foreign-1 year  $40 Second Class Mail Registration No. 4702  ^TSSSSl  ���HIT**  Cathrine FuMr  Cwtt-Mtat  ���nwS, A_r____  JottnGilbert, Pen���  snenran, BM Rogers,  Janioa Edmonds  AnneThomaen  Otam; Kim Currie,  S��Mt;*JthForT-����  Dm Oram  BSSfir  i  Your community's        \jam-' *m.  AWARD-WINNING      '\fa,. ��**  newspaper  XS^    M^  Xl��> Coast News, October 7,1991  HEALTH UNIT NEWS  CLINIC NEWS CHILD HEALTH CLINICS will be held  in Gibsons on Oct.8, IS, 22 and 29, with an extra CHC on  Oct.7. Sechelt Child Health Clinics will be held Oct. 9, 16, 23  and 30. Extra CHC's will be Oct. 21 and 28. Pender Harbour  Clinics will be held Oct.17,24 and 31. Phone 883-2764.  TUBERCULIN SKIN TESTING & TRAVELLERS'  CLINIC will be held Oct.7, 21 and 28 in Gibsons. Travellers'  Clinic only will be Oct. 10, 17, 24 and 31, also in Gibsons. In  Sechelt, the date is Oct.7, 21 and 28. The Pender Harbour  Travellers' Clinic can be arranged upon request.  SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE CLINIC will be  held Wednesdays, Oct.9 and 23 in Gibsons from 4-4:30 pm.  Information, counselling and testing (including AIDS) will be  available. No appointment necessary.  PRENATAL CLASSES (early class) will be Oct.22 from 7-9  pm in Sechelt. Late class will be Oct. 15, 22 and 29 from 7-9 pm  in Gibsons. To register, phone 886-8131. It is important to  register early in pregnancy as classes fill up quickly.  SINGLE AND PREGNANT? Phone the Health Unit, 886-  8131.  HOSPITAL TOUR - phone St. Mary's Hospital Switchboard to  arrange for a tour, 885-2224.  PARENT & BABY DROP-IN gives parents an opportunity to  meet other parents and discuss common concerns. Held every  Tuesday in Gibsons from 1:15-3:30 pm, and Wednesdays in  Sechell from 1-3:30 pm.  SCHOOL ENTRY BOOSTER CLINICS - a booster dose of  diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis is important for children entering  school. Gibsons clinics, 886-8131. Sechelt clinics, 885-5164.  THERE IS NO FEE FOR ANY OF THESE SERVICES.  Ancient Sechelt  bowl studied by  archaeologists  by Ratal  An ancient stone bowl found  by archaeologists during pipeline  excavations in Sechelt last year  has provided new information  about the native people who  lived on this coast between  1,930 and 2,290 years ago.  Linda Joe, curator of the  Tem-swiya Museum at the  House of Hewhiwus told the  Coast News that archaeologists  have completed studies of  artifacts found at five sites in  " Sechell.  The most notable find was a  zoomorphlc stone bowl which is  characteristic of the Marpole  culture (named after a huge  midden in the Marpole area  whicli has been the subject of  extensive study).  Although several similar  stone bowls are in existence, the  Sechelt bowl is the first one on  which any dating has been  attempted. Carbon 14 testing of  shells found in the same strata  indicate the bowl was used  probably for around 200 years  about 2000 years ago.  This is the first time evidence  of the Marpole culture has been  found in this area. Although the  majority of coastal middens are  found near the shore, the Sechelt  sites are about two kilometres  inland and 75 metres above sea  level, suggesting they may have  been used as refuges or for  ceremonial purposes.  The bowl is broken, probably  for llie first lime during its earlv  history, and later during  construction for Ihe hydro right  of way. But enough remains of  the original shape lo suggest the  head, wings and tail of a bird.  Wilson Duff, a historian  who, during the '50s and '60s,  made an extensive sudy of BC's  stone images, illustrates in his  book 'Images Stone: BC two  bowls which are similar to the  Sechelt find. He theorizes they  may have been tobacco mortars,  but the archaeologists believe  this newest find was used in  shamanic ceremonies.  Duff also believed the stone  carving of the Marpole culture  was the forerunner of the more  familiar wooden carving of later  cultures.  Curator Joe told the Coast  News the ancient bowl will be  presented to the museum. "We  hope to have a ceremony where  it will be received by one of our  elders," she said, "ll is right thai  ���  PRONTO'S  steak  spaghetti  Fine Dining Restaurants  886-8138 S��heii  885-1919  *h9m   ^*W:r     ���<"' ���   *>�����. l mtaMj  these things come back here  where they belong."  Joe has also put wheels in  motion lo have the 'Sechelt  Image' relumed. The 70 pound,  20 inch stone carving was found  in Sechelt in 1921 and is now in  the Centennial Museum in  Vancouver. Il is believed to be  one of the strength testing  stones which were used in marriage festivities in Kwakiutl and  Salish villages.  Another piece of the Sechelt's  history which will soon find a  home in the museum is the bell  of St. Mary's church which was  rescued by the the Sechelt  Volunteer Fire Department when  the church burned in 1970.  "It was broken during the  fire," said Joe. "ll has been in  the firehall since the fire, but I  have been talking lo Bill Higgs  (the fire chief) and we're going to  have il moved here  "It belongs here too."  Under Construction and  U jj^jj] jj jj   _D.u_u._rj  Join...  ��� SEARS��� IGA   Plus-  ��� WOOL W OR TH S ���  ���atlas  office  supplies  ��� Ber n adette's  Galleries  ���Sunshine  Coast   Insurance  Front  Runners  a Dmnon or t_hl��v sronri  For    Leasing    and  National    Franchise  Opportunities  1-876-3199  lUCK\ ,  DOLLAR!  FOODS  Sechelt  Ken's Lucky  ���JX/bollar Foods  p�� Quality, Service, Selection and  H        ^ecneit  '" U|!I Fire Place Ltd.  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Cycling  the other  Coast  IHORSESHOE BAY NEWS  those    in  by_��_rgtCo-P��,SM-_S2_  "The people were so open, so  very friendly," said Lauri  Olenius of Gibsons when he  recounted his cycling holiday in  Newfoundland this past summer.  "That more than made up for the  discomfort of tenting in the  frequent rains."  On his trip around Iceland last  year Lauri found the people there  reserved, even glum - an extreme  contrast to the cheerful outgoing  Newfoundlanders.  In his month of cycling on the  Avalon Peninsula and the eastern  arm of Bonavista Bay, Lauri  covered 1200 km of country  roads, both gravel and blacktop.  "I found travelling the trans-  Canada there a bore," said Lauri,  "so I changed my original plan,  which included a ferry run to St.  Anthony on the Northern  Peninsula, to tour closer to St.  John's on roads that took me  through the villages in the coves  along the coast."  "Cycling downhill to a cove  and then grinding up the other  side side was always a strenuous  work-out."  Lauri noted that the hills in  Iceland were higher, but not so  numerous,    as  Newfoundland.  "Always a hill to climb. Often  you youngsters would  accompany me on their '.ikes up  the hill from their village just to  see me on my way."  Lauri said he saw very few cycling tourists, "Not like the  dozens I saw in Iceland."  One cyclist, a 39-year old  Ontario man he met, just  completing a cross-Canada tour  that began in Uclulei, replied to  Lauri's question: "The hardest  part of my trip? Il's just these  last two days getting finished  with it."  "After two months and more  of pedalling, I guess the end of it  was the most important," said  Lauri, "He had averaged 170 km  a day, but at my age of 71, I  found my average of 47 km a  day was enough in Ihe rainy  weather. Besides, that gave me  time to get to know the people  and the countryside."  Really, it's more correct to say  the people of Newfoundland get  to know the traveller. Lauri was  often invited in to share the  host's rum  or have a  beer.  Lauri looked for Bed-and-  Breakfasls occasionally lo escape  the weather and, at one place one  morning, found great excitement  among the guests who had just  read the name Yousaf Karsh in  the guest book. Karsh, the  portrait photographer famous for  his 1941 photo of Winston  Churchill, was already gone,  apparently disappointed with the  small size of the icebergs  floating by.  "In Bonavista I kept humming  the song... to Vancouver  Island..., and visited the century-  old heritage lighthouse."  There are some intriguing  names of places - Witless Cove,  Come by Chance, Salvage,  Heart's Content - that he paTssd.  "Where to next, Lauri?"  "Finland, perhaps. A bicycle  tour along with a family reunion  for my brother's 85th birthday."  UMMVNEWS  Gibsons and District Public  Library has just received a  shipment of new non-fiction  books. Two of ihe HEALTH-  related additions are:  Cancervive: The Challenge of  Living After Cancer; and The  Self-Healing Personality:  Why Some People Achieve  Health and Others Succumb  to Illness.  Other just-published non-  fiction includes: Waiting for  the Weekend, by Ritold  Rybc/.ynski; Biosphere  Politics, by Jeremy Rifkin;  The Rituals of Dinner, by  Margaret Visser; Why  Gorbachev Happened: His  Triumphs and His Failures;  Saddam Hussein: a Political  Biography; Laura Ashley  Windows; and Marbling: a  Complete Guide to Creating  Beautiful Patterned Papers  and Fabrics.  mrattii __  In honour of our Thanksgiving  and the U.S.'s Columbus Day,  how about a little trivia for the  turkey table and landlubber  holiday guests? In Columbus' day,  magnets were associated with  magic, supposedly possessing  supernatural powers which were  curiously lost in the  'overwhelming' presence of garlic  and onions. Thus, sailors aboard  ship would have nothing to do  with these edible bulbs for fear  their breath would demagnetize  compass needles. Now you know  why compasses on ships are kept  in a 'house of their own'!  WBGHTTKUMMflK  Eagle Harbour Community  Centre, 5575 Marine Drive, is  host to a special class offered this  Tuesday, Oct.8, 7-9 pm.  Achieving Peak Performance in  Weight Training is being offered  so beginner and intermediate  weight room users can gain  knowledge that will enhance a  training program and revitalize the  desire to work out regularly.  Guest body builder Dan MacLean  will teach new training techniques  and methods to maximize physical  results. For admission price  information and/or to register, call  921-7425.  MEETING DAY  Don't forget this Wednesday is  meeting day for the Horseshoe  Bay Business and Community  Association. After dinner start as  usual at 6412 Bay Street.  "MIKE HARCOURT AND  PROMISES THEY DOf T  INTEND TO KEEP."  "Mike Harcourt and the NDP are simply missing  the point of this election campaign. They continue  to wave their "promise them anything" program  and then try to obscure our government's very  successful record by attacking some  personalities from the past.  They hope to disguise the real NDP agenda that  will spend you into higher taxes.  I won't let them get away with that. Because you should  never make a promise you don't intend to keep."  ^L^^Ut-**  Oct. 17th  Choose A Woman Who Leads.  Electa Rita Johnston Government.  Mdfor by Ihe B.C. Social Credit Tarty.  GETAWAY  Expecting a busy weekend? The  Ferry Building Gallery is offering  a mid-week getaway you might be  interested in. On Oct.9, leaving  from the gallery at 8 am, is a tour  to Galiano Island to visit the  studios of painters, stained glass  artists and sculptors. Call 925-  3605 for registration or further  details on this day trip.  Here is another Hump Day  option: the North Vancouver  Community Arts Council's Art  Rental is on from 6-8 pm, located  at the upper galleries of  Presentation House, 333  Chesterfield Ave. An opportunity  to rent or buy original works by  local artists; average rent is $5 per  month. Corporate renters must  keep the artwork for a minimum  of three months. For specifics,  call 988-6844.  VMU FOR WHALES  Greenpeace's Walk for Whales  this Saturday is a good reason to  get active and burn off energy  before the traditional  Thanksgiving 'stuffing'. The 3-km  walk around Stanley Park is being  held to educate and raise awareness  among people of all ages about  the environmental issue.  Registration starts at 8:30 am at  Lumberman's Arch (Stanley  Park). The event will include  entertainment and education  activities.  B.C. Transit will provide free  transportation to and from the  event. For more information,  contact Greenpeace at 253-7701.  Face that turkey with a clear  conscience. Partake in an event  listed above or just get out and  enjoy the breathtaking autumn  scenery while you still can  without a slicker!  GIBSONS NOTES  The Town of Gibsons will be saying, "yes please," to an offer  by Foresty Canada to supply trees for planting on municipal  lands. The initiative is part of the Green Plan that was unveiled  by the federal government in December, 1990.  Council received a letter at the Sept. 24 meeting, which  outlined Tree Plan Canada' under which the government hopes to  plant several million trees across Canada in the next five years.  Planner Rob Buchan told council that details are not yet  available, but aldermen decided to push ahead with their  acceptance in case the offer is 'first come, first served'.  GIBSONS C0MMUH1IY HAM  The first draft of the revised Gibsons Community Plan is being  typed and will be in committee members' hands this week,  Buchan told the meeting. Once the committee has reviewed it and  the necessary revisions made, the plan will be presented to  council, which should be in the near future he said.  St. John     ^  ^^ Ambulance ^^  offering  Workers' Compensation Board  & INDUSTRIAL  FIRST AID   ���      Register now for  70 Hour Day Course  at 5710 Teredo Street  October 29 - November 19  For information & registration  call  Dave Hartman at 885-0919  BULB PLANTING  DEMONSTRATION  Carol Pizzey will show you  how to plant, care for,  and store your bulbs.  Saturday Oct. 1 Sth  1 Oam and Spm  Everyone  Welcome  ii p py   Ilia n I. si_,i v  CHAMBERLIN  GARDENS  Nursery ��� Houseplants ��� All Harden Supplie  HH.) _HH.. ��� Tues. Kri. !) !.:.()     S.it /Sun /Mini    II)  JL Coast News, October 7,1991  IROBERTS CREEK  Cause  for  concern  byJ_i*��laifMMSM-33-)1  The frightening, inescapable  noise that astounded many Coast  residents - if they were near the  beach - last Thursday Sept. 26  around 7:30 pm was, indeed,  caused by an aircraft carrier.  Just barely visible from the  Coast that night was the S.S.  Nimitz, a U.S. aircraft carrier  and one of the world's largest  war ships, powered by two  nuclear reactors. Maximum  capacity is 100 aircraft, each  capable of carrying five different  types of nuclear bombs, the  most available being the B-28  which packs a wallop equal to  1.5 million tons of TNT - not to  mention the radiation. The S.S.  Nimitz' home base is in Puget  Sound.  Stories about what really happened varied from each of the  bases at Nanoose, Comox and  Esquimalt. But the story  generally adhered to is that the  aircraft aboard the S.S.Nimitz  were "testing their engines".  A few military officers seemed  as shocked as the public. All  bases reported positively no  aircraft in flight. (The Peace  Committee requests that anyone  who saw fighter planes taking  off the S.S. Nimitz call 885-  7143.)  The fact that nuclear powered  war ships are cruising the  Georgia Straits has been a  controversial issue for some  time now. Certainly this event  gives us all reason to re-examine  our complacency. The public  should at least be forewarned of  any manoeuvres or awesome  "roars" shattering the serenity of  the peaceful, picturesque Coast  sunset.  UMARY MOTES  Come take a look at the many  IGOLDEN LIFELINES]  kyJ-ycaltty  Every once in a while, crooks  ply their trade on the Sunshine  Coast. Some might not use the  word "crooks", but I do. What  follows is the scenario.  A salesperson went to a  residence and knocked on the  door. A lady answered the door,  and it would have been easy for  the salesperson to see that she  was almost blind. He had a nice,  friendly manner, and charmed the  lady of the house. She invited  the salesperson in - how could  she not invite this nice person  in?  These people are very clever.  In due course, he made the pitch  and our blind friend accepted the  deal. (Because she is blind, she  asked the salesperson to make  out the cheque for payment.)  When her bank stalement  came in, the daughter was  balancing her mother's cheque  book and questioned her mother  about the cheque for $145. The  mother was very upset and told  the daughter the cheque was only  supposed to be $45.  The family immediately got in  touch with the company the  salesperson represented and the  $100 was returned. They were  lucky. The salesperson was  selling meat packages. The  company seems on the up and  up; it was the salesperson who  was the crook.  Everyone gets scammed once  in a while and for that reason I  don't let anyone who appears lo  be a salesperson into my home.  On this occasion, the  salesperson was a man, but there  are women out there who are  crooks, too.  H0TITKT  Beryl Butler called me and  asked me to list the Whist and  Cribbage times. The next game  day is Oct. 15 at 1:30 pm. They  meet on the first and third  Tuesdays of the month.  Our next general meeting will  be held on the third Thursday,  Oct. 17.  Come out for crafts - it's lots  of fun and the group is very  friendly. See you on Thursday  morning at 9:30 am.  I must apologise to Lillian  Kunstler for using the word  "Wellness" in an inappropriate  way. She is indeed the Wellness  person on the Sunshine Coast.  Have a joyous Thanksgiving,  eveiyone!  Barry Krangle's  grade 6 and 7  pursuing studies  of glacial and  The Black Tusk  in Garabaldi  two day, 32 km geology trek.  class of Roberts Creek,  volcanic landscapes up  Park, pause during their  new books the library acquired in  September. There is something  for everyone. Ten new  mysteries, including books by  Colin Dexter and Ellis Peters,  have arrived. Definitely a comer,  Backlash by Paula Gosling  deserves a try. Those who  enjoyed 'Taxi' and 'Heyl  Waitress' by B.C.'s own Helen  Potrebenko should read A Flight  of Average Persons, which is  as gritty as the others. In general  fiction, there's the latest  Ustinov, Terry Johnston's three  books in the Son of the Plains  series and the eagerly awaited  conclusion of Winston Graham's  Poldark saga, The Twisted  Sword.  Don't Vote  UNTIL YOU HAVE HEARD GRAHAM LESLIE SPEAK  Graham Leslie has voted Socred in every provincial  ejection for the last 30 years. He worked as Deputy Minis-1  ler of Labour from 1983 to 1987, spanning die reign of I  young Bill Bennet and Bill Vander Zalm.  In a fascinating 380-page current bestselling book.  Breach of Promise, Mr. Leslie dissects Ihe Vander Zalm |  era, arriving at some startling conclusions.  A political insider wilh enormous research and public-  speaking skills. Graham Leslie is one of BC's hottest, mast j  sought-after political commentators, frequently seen on I  BLTV news, CBC news and heard on CKNW and CBC  radio.  From Bill 19 to the Budget Stabilisation find to Forest I  Practices to the Expo Lands Sale - Graham Leslie will I  debunk the myths, decode Ihe propaganda and unravel the ���  mysterious workings of our provincial workings.  Date: Saturday Oct. 12  Time: 12:30 p.m.  Location: Greenecourt Hall 1  (Medusa & Ocean Ave)  Sponsored by Harbour Publishing  BFEACH  OF  PROMISE  This was mainly a month for  fiction, but we did acquire a  book on graphology, called just  that. In Search of Your Roots,  by Angus Baxter, will interest  the amateur genealogist, and we  particularly recommend Great  Plains by Ian Frasier, a fine  book about the Western U.S.  For the rest, we'll see you at the  library!  Residents of Gibsons and  Seclielt are among Roberts  Creek Library members. A  representative from the Library  commission has stated that our  library is 'a model of what a  small library should be'. So  appreciate what you have by  utilizing it extensively.  FRESH.  FRESH.  FRESH!  I hi.,'   U..I.K  .,1 1  I  irsl,   I   .,||ri.  AUDREY'S  COFFEE  SERVICE  NOTICE OF INTENT  Notice is hereby given by British Columbia Ferry Corporation  of 1112 Fort Street, Victoria, B.C. V8V 4V2  on this the  7th day of October, 1991  that the above-named intends to apply to Environment Canada for an  OCEAN DUMPING PERMIT  under the  CANADIAN ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ACT  to load a substance:  at site:  for the purpose of ocean disposal at:  by the following method:  gravel and sand dredge spoil  Langdale Ferry Terminal, berthing area  Thorbrough Channel Ocean Dumpsite  49��31.0'N; 183*28JIW  end dumping from scow  It Is proposed that  Start of operations date:  End of operations date:  will be conducted on the following dates:  November 1991  April 1992  For further Information regarding  this operation please contact:  B.C. Ferry Corporation  1112 Ferry Street  Victoria, B.C.  V8V4V2  Attention:  Mr. B. S. Lesiuk, P. Eng.  Manager, Terminal Construction (VI)  (604)381-1401  Requests for information on the permitting  process may be addressed to:  Environmental Protection  Conservation and Protection  Environment Canada  Pacific and Yukon Region  224 West Esplanade  North Vancouver, B.C.  V7M3H7  Safety Week  at GBS  Come in for smoke alarms  & fire extinguishers  Check our fire safety display  Give your smoke detector a birthday gift:  a new battery  BUILDING SUPPLIES!  SUNSHINE COAST HIGHWAY, GIBSONS  WHARF AND DOLPHIN, SECHELT 8. Coast News, October 7,1991  IDAVIS BAY NEWS  Another piece or Wilson Creek comes down to make way  fur future development. The near sixty year old structure,  which housed the Chevron gas station, was demolished by  Pearson Landclearing last Thursday.  Joel Johnstone pholo  by Margaret Watt, 885-3364  The students at West Sechelt  Elementary school have got  summer out of their systems and  arc settling down to the serious  business of learning.  A wann welcome goes oul to  new staff members Mrs. Reid  and Mrs. Brown. Welcome back,  Mrs. Stokowski and all the  usual staff.  Brownies and Beavers  meetings are well under way.  Ricky McCourt was elected  president of the Student Council  and plans exciting happenings  for the future. The Open House  held Oct.2 saw a good turn-out.  And a reminder that Oct.7-11 is  Fire Safety Week at Ihe school.  Fitness classes will be held in  the school gym Mondays,  Wednesdays and Thursdays from  6:30 to 7:30 pm. come out and  have fun while you get fit!  HOSPITAL AUHUttT MEET  Thursday, Ocl. 10, marks the  next regular meeting of St.  Mary'.s Hospital Auxiliary. Time  is 1:30 pm at St. Hilda's. The  Auxiliary is gearing up now for  their big bazaar and they need all  the help they can get. They urge  members and well-wishers to  come out to the meeting and  lend a hand. Everyone looks  forward to the Hospital  Auxiliary Bazaar so they're  hoping you'll do your best to  make it a success.  MHOSELUNCHEON  A reminder to all you Bridge  fiends out there: don't forget the  Luncheon on Oct.9 at Roberts  Creek Legion. Cost is $5, and  this goes to support the  hospital. So mark your calendar  for this good cause.  WHIRS GET TOGETHER  The Suncoast Writers Forge  will meet at 7:30 pm, Oct.9, al  Rockwood Lodge. At this time I  have no idea what is planned fot  the meeting bul let me say this:  it's bound to be interesting!  Guests are more than welcome.  CJUJJNG UL PET LOVERS  The Sunshine Coast is  overflowing with pet lovers, so I  know the SPCA Benefit  Concert at the Arts Centre on  Oct. 11 will be well attended. But  you have to get your tickets  now. They are $5 each and may  be obtained by calling 886-3010.  The benefit features THE  COAST CONSORT and  readings by Jan DeBruyn and  will start at 7:30 pm.  CM WASH  Look out for the car wash at  the Sechelt Shell station on Oct.  12, 10-4 pm. Proceeds go to  help the Sunshine Coast  Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre.  With all the good weather we've  been enjoying, you know your  car needs a good wash.  CREEK CLAYWORKS   Studio m Showroom  POTTERY  by Elaine Futtmnan  * MUra Allegrtttl  Visitors Weloome  885-2395  NEED THIS  SPACE?  Call Ihe COAST NEWS  al 886-2622 or 885-3930  CREEK FOODS  INTERNATIONAL  DELI FISH CAFE  Catering ��� Restaurant  Gourmet to go  Retail - Wholesale  885-7411  Kent Wood Wd;  Gary A. Ken{;  Furniture &Custot  Maker  885-29  MICHELLE  BRUCE  885-9224  RANDIE'S FRESH HERBS  Large Variety of Flavoured  Vinegars, Packaged  Herbs or Plants.  Available Any Time  Crow Road Herb Farm  Roberts Creek, 886-9324  Steve Stevens  Wood Carver  "Christmas Orders  Taken"  885-5875  Leslie White  English Riding  Lessons  Chlldrsn_Ad.lt.  CorlMsd Laval I Instructor  885-5423  COAST WINDOW WASHING  Senior's Discounts  Heights No Problem  Interior & Exterior  Free Estimates  ffMi.Mi-_.J7  ABSOLUTE  ACCOUNTING  COMPUTERIZED  ACCOUNTING  886-9100  .  Fall  events  calander  The Davis Bay/Wilson Cieek  community Association meeting  will be held Oct. 8 at 1 pm. The  guest speaker will be Fred  Church, from Lifeline, who will  give a discourse and  demonstration of the life-saving  device. Plan to attend.  MMTE CUSSES  Karate  lessons  taught  by  Arone Chilton, who is an  accredited Black Belt in Shito  Ryu ltosukai Karate, will be  available at the Hall slatting on  Wednesday, Oct.9, from 5:30-  6:30 for families and 6:43-8:30  for adults only. This is an  opportunity to tune up your  body as well as your mind. For  more information call 883-7702.  For Bridge players, Ocl. 11 is  Ihe start-up date for another Fall  session. Bridge will be played at  the Hall on the second and fourth  Friday of every month starting at  1 pm. For more information,  contact Hazel Seeton at 885-  5678.  ISmULTKtT  We are indeed fortunate to  have the opportunity to attend a  concert by pianist/composer  Lubomyr Melnyk, who is being  sponsored by the Sunshine  Coast Arts Council. It will be  held in the auditorium at St.  John's United Church in Davis  Bay on Saturday, Oct. 12 at 8  pm. Tickets are $10, and are  available at Peninsula Market,  Talewind Books, Ihe Arts  Centre, Coast Books, Roberts  Creek General Store and Say ward  Books (Sunnycrest Mall).  IMS MB THAT  Jack Bushell, one of our  favourite neighbours, is in  hospital in Vancouver for a wee  stay. His friends will want to  send him get-well wishes and  may do so by sending them in  care of Bay Site, Sechelt. He'll  appreciate it!  A cheery 'welcome home' to  Terry Gardiner who has just  returned from Denver, Colorado,  where she was visiting with her  daughter. While there, Terry  celebrated her birthday - "my  best birthday ever!" - on Sept.  23. Happy belated Birthday!  The Sunshine Slimmers report  that their Flea Market on Sept.  28 was a success.and thank  everyone who participated. The  raffle was won by Ray Russell,  who walked off with first and  third prize, and Ruth Peters, who  won second. The next flea  Market will be Oct. 26. Plan to  be there!  Please take the time ihis week  to enjoy what you see around  you... Nature offers us such  bounty!  wd^omes  Joanne Martin  as a hair  professional  S  2SfM  8m1*4  Tea Leaf Reading  Tarot Cards  Ruins  ���pcmeaii _  Tuesday Mornings  ;_.  885-5512  RmEXOLOGIST  Lifffri Tkorsfyimon  _V��D&f_U.t-5PM  ELDERS & KIDS DISCOUNT  THE CREEK HAIR SALON  in the heart of Roberts Creek  IV   o    tv Open  IIM      QIBBOIMB      LANDING  Fresh & Dried Floral Designs  Woodland Arrangements  Fresh Cm Flowers  Private Consultations for Weddings  and Funerals  A STORE OPENING SPECIAL  ON POTTED MUMS  We Deliver - Open 10-6 Everyday  Except Weds (Closed)  449 Marine Dr. Gibsons Landing ��� 886-7435  A  Ion  ih(  r  Election*  British Columbia.  Last Chance  to Register.  Provincial General Election.  To vote in the  Provincial General Election  on October 17,1991  you must be  a registered voter.  ��� You can't vote unless you're  registered  ��� You must be registered before  Election Day to vote  No matter how you say it, you must reregistered to vote.  Remember: You cannot register on Election Day.  Your last chance to register is  Tuesday, October 8-Tuesday, October 15.  You may register only if you are not  already registered. You may register only at a  Registration Centre in your electoral  district.  Qualifications:  ��� 19 years of age or older  ��� Canadian citizen  ��� Resident of British Columbia for the past  6 months  ��� You must bring 2 pieces of I.D. that show  your name and current address. One piece  of I.D. must contain your signature.  Registration Centres  October 8 * October 15.  POWELL RIVER-  SUNSHINE COAST  Sunny Crest Mall  Hwy. 101,  Olbsons  TulvTIhi., Sat. 9aiii-6pm  fri. 9am-9pm  Sun. I2pm-5pm  Powell River Plaza  4H0I Joyce Ave.,  Powell River  Tite.-Fri. 9arn-9pm  Sat, *.am-6pm  Sun.-Mon. 12pm-5pm  Town Centre Mall  7100 Alhcrni St..  Powell River  Tiie.-Thu., Sat, 9:30nm*5:30pm  Fri. 9:)0am-9pm  Trail Bay Centre  Cowrie St.,  Sechelt  Tuc.-Tnii., Sat. 9am-6pm  Fri. 9am-9pin  Sun. I2pm-.pm  Gibsons Marine Room  (Lib. Bsmt.)  464 South Fletcher Rd.,  Gibsons  Tlie., Thu.-Fri. 6pm-9pm  Mon. 12pm-.pm  Government Agent Office  102-.7IOTereJ.iSt.,  Sechell  Tue.-Fri. 8:.0am-9pm  Sar. 9am-5pm  Sun.-Mon. I2pm-5pni  Registrar of Voters  69.1 Alberni St.,  Powell River  Tue.-Fri. H: .0nm-9pm  Sat. 9am-.pm  Sun,-Mon. I2pin-.pm  For more  information.  Contact: Registrar of Voters  6953 Alberni St.,  Powell River  485-2815  OR  Elections British Columbia Information Line  1-800-742-8683  (Toll Free)  Remember: You cannot register on Election Day.  Chief Electoral Officer  Province of  British Columbia INALFMOON HAPPENINGS,  Fall  Coast News, October 7,1991  welcome at this time.  gardening  hints  by Mb FmimIh, M6-2418  Many of you are to be seen  working in the garden in  readiness for winter. While you  are about it and are clearing up,  you might be able to thin out  flower beds, place them in a flat  or pot, water them so they will  stay alive, then take them along  to Welcome Beach Hall for sale  at the Annual Flea Market on  Oct. 20.  There will be home baking as  well as lots of collectors' items  at the various tables. Coffee and  goodies will be available at this  popular event at the hall. To rent  a table, call 885-3305 or 885-  4590.  MMTE CHANGE  There is a time change for  Ben Robinson's Karate classes at  Halfmoon Bay School on  Thursdays. Time is now from 6-  7:15 pm to accommodate  younger pupils. Adults are also  Here is yet another episode in  the saga of our Mis. Banty hen,  one which is almost  unbelievable.  Three weeks ago there was  nothing left of her but a mess of  feathers, though her baby chicks  had all managed to survive the  ordeal of having their mum  taken away from them by some  unknown creature.  Last weekend, we received a  phone call from a neighbour  who lives a fair distance away.  She had seen a little brown hen  hanging around her deck, eating  seed which dropped from her bird  feeder.  "It's a small brown hen with  no tail feathers, and it doesn't  seem to be able to fly," she  reported.  Could it be that Mrs. Banty  was actually still alive?  We quickly grabbed a fish net  in which we hoped to catch her,  should it be her. We went  quietly alon'g to the area in the  bush where we reckoned she  might be and, sure enough, she  answered when we called. It was,  indeed, our Mis. Banty.  There was no way we could  Get Creative  Knitting, Crochet and Needlework Classes  x Kk ><x>-s<x.<x.**-}<xx>*_;*_.*_.<.*_'v*  B  e  ginning jf  J Oct. 16 for 8 weeks at Sew Easy J  $ 9am-10am *  y      Children's Knitting Classes - 8yrs. & older      v  y Saturday Mornings at 9:00am v  ���_-S_-!>5_-{>S>S>;__;>S--��>8>��>.>->S>!>.>.>!  CALL SEW EASY fOR MORE INFORMATION  ��<uy  Sciln||   SS-  ��� ���- **���_  E>erthing You Need For  Your Holiday Meal  Fresh turkeys available Thurs, Fri  and Sat while they last.  Phone our Meat Dept. to place your  Turkey Order, 885-9812  Fresh B.C. Q_Q/>  brussels sprouts OOV/kii l..�����/l!>l  California yams   73 .-/kg (33./lb)  California <rt _U1  strawberries       ''ai      lltg ($ 1.09/lbl  Our bakery offers a wide selection of  special Thanksgiving Cakes and Pies  Vie Mtintujement and Staff at ShopEasy  wishes one and all a venj happy Tltanksgivlna  L    iTu/%D*^A TV T,il" P''Y c'""'  ,\ attMnVar  _k/M I sechett.cJH5-!o:r,      X  I1. f> ,_/ i- -t    i.       . ...        ,. Olifii Fttd.iyi III 9nill  1 _!  .' ' VTnur frtnilllv I'titiil Stoic i ,,.  ���,M.V___ ' **.-  r*ry"jc-c ^���^^H^i^rjpro,--Tf-'-'^j^  entice her close enough to catch  her. She would only get so far  and then she was gone. We  finally had lo abandon that  project, deciding that we would  try again the next day.  First thing on Sunday  morning we went back and  located her, but after trying for  more than an hour, we had to  once again give up.  Then we had an idea. Why not  try using the baby chicks as  bait! We caught two of the little  ones, put them in a cage and  took them along to the area  where Mrs. Banty was hanging  out. My husband and I hid at  both ends of the area and waited  quietly. The baby chicks were  really scared and started to  squawk in despair. That did it.  Mrs. Banty's strong maternal  instinct came to the fore. Even  though she knew we were there,  she took the risk of going to the  cage, clucking to the wee ones.  That was the moment we had  waited for. Down came the fish  nel. She was trapped.  All the way home she  squawked and kicked up a row,  while at the same time the little  ones screamed frantically.  Finally, we put her in the  fenced-in run along with the  chicks. But she was much more  interested in eating and drinking  lhan she was in anything else.  She must have been dehydrated,  because she drank water for a full  fifteen minutes and ate for about  half an hour, non-stop.  After a three week separation,  the little ones are now almost as  big as she, particularly now that  she has lost so many feathers.  She now looks so tiny but,  feisty little thing that she is, in  a few weeks she will be back to  her old self again.  We are really happy that she is  home and consider it a miracle  she survived for so long,  considering the many predators  in the area.  Il's always nice to have a  happy ending to such a story.  Especially when it's true.  Taking advantage of the  ongoing sunshine, Ed Miller,  79, tunes up his game  Joel Johnstone pholo  WU? SPEC,AL  '%atkk's TeCectrofysis  PERMANENT HAIR REMOVAL  In home - Private - Relaxing - Personal touch  ^}S Call for your complimentary 15 minute treatment  and consultation.  ROBERTS CREEK  886-4686  dvvahfov cfasluons  NEW     FALL     ARRIVALS  Winter Jackets and  Jogging Suits  .��o Oil Ui.scontinu  Styles by  ELECT  HOWARD WHITE  A Strong Voice for  Powell River-Sunshine Coast  in a New Government  He knows our riding  and its needs.  Born and raised here,  Howard White is an acclaimed writer and publisher  specializing in the history  and life of our West Coast.  It's lime for a change.  In a new NDP government  Howard's strong voice will  ensure that the needs of  Powell River-Sunshine  Coast get the attention they  deserve.  wemocratsi  Cibsons Office: 886-3247     Sechelt Office: 885-6201  SOULSTICE  Friday Night Dinner  Baron of Beef  Saturday Night Dinner  Steak ���Grilled New York  With All The Trimmings  Members & Qualified  G  Dinto In**. I venlnt.  (Uc.��750ai)  886-9813 or 886-9084  Super Coffee Sale  Londons Best $5.99 lb.  Reg. $7.45   way  -STARKN_re__AI_E"  rtNcmr  WTCHEM  CflRHIVflL  Glass Octime  Dinnerware 30%   IDiicontinucd  Cowrie    st.    Sechelt     VISA  ���85-3011  If you're interested in  hearing about the issues:  Pll^ j ��� ft/---.  _���__>  _ _ msvs        ��� ������' __! *-_^-__---_.  i.  Join  Gordon Wilson  for breakfast on  October 10th  Driftwood Inn, Sechelt  7:30am  Gordon Wilson       For Information: Call 885-2239  Leader, Liberal Party of B.C.  Candidate  Powell River/Sunshine Coast  SALE  25% Off  Springmaid  Percale Bed Linens  Until October  THE  DREAM SHOPPE  Bayside Building, Sechelt  885-1965   K��(.;i.��.-?f;:_'>.'!''i ���>�����-;.������'���; *<*.>�� t.''&-> ���'������^'������lW<m'i''A ���'��� -  ^V'^^f^.^^^;'^:^V^;;:--  \  mmmmmmmmmmmimmmmmmmmmmmmmm 10.  Coast News, October 7,1991  IEGM0NT NEWS  IHARBOUR WATCH  bf aUttacy  Gee, I sure had some  Egmonsters in a flap over that  column I wrote about the Thrift  Store a few weeks ago, and no  wonder! After I read it, I was  too. Unfortunately, due to an  error, a portion of that column  never made it into print. As a  result, some people took it the  wrong way and considered it, at  best, an ambiguous, uncalled for  personal attack. I apologise for  the mistake and, to clear up any  misunderstanding, I'd like to say  'thank you', on behalf of  Egmont, to Doris Jackson for all  the years of Wednesdays that she  donated to the Thrift Store, and  also for volunteering to open it  on Tuesdays in future.  EGMONT TEA  At long last, there is going to  be another Egmont Tea.  According to my memory, ihere  hasn't been one since last fall, so  it's long past due. It will be a  great opportunity to catch up  with who's in town these days  and say hello, as well as enjoy  the always delicious spread of  food. So mark this on your  calendar: Pizza Tea, Egmont  Hall, Friday, Oct.II, 1-3 pm;  and find a pizza recipe to make  or take along. Momma Mia, 1  can smell it already!  have lo savour these incredibly  clear, half-dozen hoo-ah's I was  treated to.  Province wide, I haven't kept  track, but locally, it's nice not to  see the smoke of the dreaded  forest fire. The pasl few dry  Septembers saw lightning cause  some minor fires up Jervis Inlet  but this year we've been lucky-  touch wood.  CTU. MUM���  As you all know by now, the  search is on for a new Egmont  News person. Living across the  moat, as it were, has made it  somewhat difficult for me to  keep up with all the (printable)  goings on and so I thought  someone with a closer link to  mainstream Egmont, as well as  a telephone, inight serve this  column a little more diligently.  In the meantime, thanks for all  the good feedback in the past,  and good luck to the next town  scribe. Now I can look forward  to Ihe Egmont news every week  loo. If you're interested in taking  this column over, contact either  myself (Box 20, Egmont) or  Cathrine Fuller al the Coast  News, 885-3930.  On a totally different topic,  but nonetheless exciting, the  other night as I was sitting up in  the silence of these autumn  doldrums, I heard the distinct  calls of what I believe to he a  spotted owl, right over my head!  Ever since, my ears keep  straining to hear it again, but all  I get is louder silence. Isn't that  always the way? I guess I'll just  One more item: on Tuesday,  Oct.7, there will be two  representatives from the  Correspondence and Distance  Learning Department coming to  Egmont. They will be at the  school from 10:15-11:30 am lo  talk to anyone interested in  education front kindergarten to  grade 12.  The World Youth people  will also be around on the same  day, and I hear they'll be armed  with paint brushes. Looks like a  busy week!  Gibsons & District  Public Library  Hours:  Tues 9:30-..pm  Wed. -i-O-.lpm  Thins. l2:30-8pm  Sal. 9:.10-5pm  STORYTIME: Wed. 10am  Hnuni:  Tues.  Weds.  Thurs.  Fti.  Sat.  Sechelt  Public Library  IO:30-4piu  I0:30-Ipm  10:_0-7pm  I-5pm  IO:_0-4pm  Brand Opening Sale]  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12th  9:30 - 5:00  Everything in the Store  10% off  Some Super Specials  up to  mm oim  %mmar Kjut &Sew  Madeira Park   B , ��� -   oo* 997_.  ;\  Some  adventurous political types   up Kleindale   way carved  Iheir  vote in the local sandpit. Ann   Cook photo  New coordinator for  Telephone Tree  Maria Devorkin is the new  coordinator for the Telephone i  Tree service. The Telephone Tree  is one of Community Services'  14 programs. It is a personal  connection to people who are  homebotind. Every day, clients  receive a call between 8:30 and  11 am. Most of the clients are  seniors, and there are usually  about 23 clients on the list at  any one time.  The coordinator keeps in  contact with all the callers, finds  replacements for any absences  and works with the Volunteer  Action Centre to update the  client list.  The Volunteer Centre is  hosting a tea on Oct. 9 to  welcome Maria Devorkin and  also lo thank lsobel Brown for  her many years of faithful work  for this service.  BEACH    HOUSE  PRODUCTIONS  PRESENTS  A Musical Written by John Gray  in collaboration with Eric Peterson  BILLY BISHOP  GOESTQVvM.  World War 1 Flying Ace Billy Bishop  Comes to the Stage  Starring Jon Bryden and Ross Douglas  Fri., Oct 11 and Sat, Oct 12 - 8 pm  Raven's Cry Theatre  885-4673  Adults-$13 Students & Seniors-$10  Youbetcha Productions  Sparine 9ub  Effective Mon. Oct 21st,  Our winter hours will be;  The Pub, Beer and Wine Store, and the  Galley will be closed Mon. and  Tues.  The pub will be open Wed. through  Sun. 12 noon 'til 11:00.  The Galley will be open Wed., Thus.,  and Sun. noon 'til 8:00pm, and  Fri. & Sat. noon 'til 10:00pm.  The Beer and Wine Store will be open  Wed., Thurs., Fri., Sat., & Sun.  9:00am 'til 9:00pm.  The Dock will remain open 7 days a  week, dawn to dusk.  '  -"W-tt..      ��.  /^Lord Jim's  Resort   jm^L  Hotel     ^3  Thanksgiving Sunday Dinner  With   All   The   Trimmings  6-9pm  Now Featuring  Seasonal Menu  Specials;  Scallop and Salmon  Terrine, Sauce Verte  Roast Duckling in  Blueberry Sauce  RumTVuffleTorte  $23.95  "Open For Dinner"  6 pm to 10 pm  $12.95 Children Under 12 Half Price  Reservations Requested  ^Olle's Cove Rd., Just north ot Secret Cove on Hwy. 101.  .FOR RESERVATIONS PLEASE CALL 885-7038.  Bingo hall  change  -T Jicslyn Vlecset, MJ-2S40  Bingo has been changed al the  Community Hall in Madeira  Park from Thursday, Oct. 17, to  Wednesday, Oct. 16., due to  election voting in the hall.  Anyone interested in helping  with the Home Coming dance  on Nov.23 is asked lo contact  Ruth Kobus at 883-9603.  MEAT DMW AT GARDEN MY  Starting Ocl. 18 and  continuing every Friday evening,  Garden Bay Pub will be hosting  a Meat Draw. The early bird  draw will be held at 7 pm, and  the main draw at 8 pm. Proceeds  from 'he draw will go to the  Music Society of Pender  Harbour.  This week's handshake goes  out to Ray Hansen, who is  semi-retiring now. The Hansens  have contributed, over many  years, money and contracting  material to ihe Community of  Pender Harbour. The community  wishes lo express a major 'thank  you' for all iheir willing  kindness, and continuing best  wishes lo Ihe Hansens!  Time to get out your waltzing  and polka shoes! The Pender  Harbour branch of St. Mary's  Hospital Auxiliary are pulling  on an Okloberfesl. It will be  held Oct.26, beginning at 6 pm,  at Ihe Communily Hall in  Madeira Park.  For $15 per person, you'll be  treated to cabbage rolls,  sauerkraut, sausages and much  more! Tickets can be purchased  from Ihe Marina Pharmacy,  Miss Sunny's or from any of the  Auxiliary members. For further  information, please contact Viivi  at 883-2491.  AS THE TOE CHANGES  Happy belated Birthday to  Dave Slacey! Hope you had a  greal lime!  Tennis buffs - most service  problems can be traced to faulty  ball-tossing technique. The ball  toss must go consistently to  exactly the same spot. Practice  carrying ihe ball up until the  arm is fully extended before  releasing.  Congratulations to Dianne and  Darwyn McKay (son of Joe  McKay) who recently exchanged  vows in Edmonton. Wishing  you the very besl!  Until next week - be good to  yourself!  SHOPPING  DINING  %enmar  'Draperies  NEEDLECRAFT SUPPLIES  883-2274  FOODLINER  Check our flyer  HH .-2H8H  HARBOUR  BOAT TOPS  883-2929  Tops, Turps b Covers  Upholstery & Repairs  'John Menry's  MARINA  TOTAL SHOPPING  7 DAYS A WEEK  All Chevron Products   683-2263  TAFFY'S  Family Clothing Store  & Lotto Centre  10KOFF FOR ALL SENIORS  Madeira Park Centre  Pender Harbour's ONLY  Full Line Sporting Goods Store  Francis Ptnensuli Place  Corner of Sunshine Coasl Hwy. &  Francis Peninsula Rd. 883-2763  CONTRACTING  MOBILE HOMES  NEW AND USED -  INSTANT HOUSING  883-9.3. OR 580-4321  ,Call Collect]  MADEIRA  MARINA  883-2266  RECREATION  Pender Harbour  Golf Course  Visitors Welcome  1/2 M. North ot Gaiden Bay Rd.,  Hwy 101 883-9541  Pender  Harbour  Legion  Branoh 112  Members & Guests  Always Weloome  Telephone 883-9632  mm  �����!:.;l,l.h  ./  Venae, H.,h,._r. Hi        881-2630  UVE BAIT TACKLE SHOP  -ONVF.NIENU'store  HAIRDRESSERS  Miss Sunny's  HAIR BOUTIQUE  883-27 IS  SERVICES  ROOFING  .���>* SravM, ���___���_. ��>l_gw>,  MMM Sooh, Torch On. DuraMa   .B.3-9303  PENINSULA POWER  ft GABLE LTD.  High 4 low voltage power lines  Ouldooi Sub-Stations  813-2218  Cut. 7111  Hai-uan Trucking  ft Gintractlng  Gnvel, Clearing  Septic Systems  ���II3-.MH  Hugh W.Jones  LAWYER  883-95-15  PENDER HARBOUR  CHEVRON  Complete Auto Repair  24 HOUR TOWING  883-2392  Pender Harbour  Realty  883-9525  F/VX: 883-9.24 Coast News, October 7,1991  11.  I  LETTERS  Sargeants Bay  changes slammed  Editor:  I would like to correct some  errors in your article about  Sargeants Bay "Lake".  The natural bird habitat has  been evolving there for perhaps  hundreds, if not thousands, of  years. Creating the lake has  actually wiped out an enormous  amount of natural feed, topmost  being a very nutritious grain that  only grows in inter-tidal  marshes.  There was never a lake there in  the seventies. When there was  one, it was closer to where the  "uninhabitable" cabin was that  my family used for 30 years and  that I lived in for almost 15  years, up lo when it was torn  down. As happens to this type  of unique and diverse ecosystem  over centuries, it gradually filled  up and when my father dredged  the topsoil off he unwittingly  enhanced the spawning grounds  by creating new channels.  As for the fish, those  spawning grounds for coho,  chum and cutthroat are no longer  there, having been just where the  "lake" is. They need clean,  constantly washed gravel to  excavate their redds (nests). All  they have now is still water  which will silt up.  The stream from the marsh to  Redrooffs Rd. contains mainly  sand and silt, with very little  gravel. The salmon coming in  now only know to go a certain  distance, and now that is all  gone.  As for stocking chinook there,  they need even more specific  conditions to spawn, and these  conditions do not exist there. If  they did, the Chinook would  already be there.  We sold that land to the  people of this province as a  natural diverse ecosystem and  now all they have is a mini Lost  Lagoon - no longer an intettidal  salt marsh.  Norm Angell  Ladles fishing  derby says  'thanks1  Editor:  The Gibsons RCMP Ladies  Fishing Derby Committee  extends a sincere 'thanks' to the  following businesses and  individuals who helped make our  1991 derby such a huge success:  Air Canada, Air Canada  Vacations, All Occasions  Flowers & Plants, The  Alternative, Andres' Wines,  Andy's Restaurant, Gordon A.  Brittain, Canadian Airlines,  C.I.B.C., The Candy Shoppe,  Cedar's Pub, Chamberlin  Gardens, Chico's, Christine's  Gifts, Daiwa, Dale's Auto  Clinic, Dargatz Class, Stewart  Dickson, Dockside Pharmacy,  Graham Edney, Gibsons  Building Supplies, Gibsons  Family Sports, Gibsons Marina,  Gibsons Meat Market, Gibsons  Motor Inn, Lorrie Girard, Good  Times Are Hair, Hair We Are,  Bob Hanson, R. Harding & Son,  Home Hardware, Howe Sound  Pulp & Paper, Hyak Marina, J's  Unisex, Jeannie's Gifts & Gems,  Just For You, Ken's Lucky  Dollary, Kerns Home furnishings, Landing General Store,  P. Lawson Travel, Leeward  Clothing Group, Le Meridien  Vancouver, Linnadine's Shoes,  Mariner's Restaurant, Maverick  Bus Tours, Max Music, Mitten  Realty, Molsons, N.R.S., Lyall  Nanson __ Ed Hill, New Dawn  Caterers, Northcoast Arts &  Gifts, Norwegian Cruise Line,  Omega Restaurant, Pebbles  Realty, Peninsula bulk,  Pharmasave, Proline Sports  (Div. of Zebco), Pronto's  Restaurant, Quality Farm &  Garden Supply, Richard's, Royal  Bank of Canada, The Scale  Shop, Seaview Convenience  Store, Silks and Lace, Smitty's  Marina, Suncoast Agencies Ltd.,  ITP Suncoast Travel, Sunnycrest  Photo, Sunshine Coast Credit  Union, Sunshine Grocers,  Supervalu, Truffles, Video Etc.,  Western System Controls Ltd.  and Workwear World.  Your generosity has enabled  us to help three Gibsons area  students of special need by  purchasing two lap-top  computers and special equipment  software. We have also purchased a "Life-Line" for a needy  resident, as well as given a  donation to the Vancouver  Children's Hospital Family  Resource Library.  RCMP Ladies  Fishing Derby Committee  Situation needs  control  Editor:  I am very concerned at the  continuing increase in heavy  industrial traffic on Redrooffs.  We have, for some time, been  promised a bypass to allow  heavy construction traffic from  Highway 101 to access the new  developments north of  Redrooffs, but this has never  been built.  Surely the construction  companies could build their own  short access roads, using a  fraction of their immense  profits.  Redrooffs is a winding, hilly,  country lane never designed for  heavy industrial traffic such as  gravel trucks, logging trucks,  tractor trailers, etc. The road and  shoulders are suffering rapid  deterioration from this type of  traffic.  More serious is the noise and  air pollution and the danger to  residents. Many of these  monstrous vehicles travel well  over the speed limit, especially  when returning empty.  My greatest worry, however,  is the safety of our children.  Visibility is very limited on  Redrooffs because of hills and  corners. We, ourselves, have two  visually impaired children and  there are several adults and children on Redroofs who are  visually or hearing impaired or  are not very mobile.  0 b n x f v �� f  Dinner   S pecia I  SECHELT LEGION BR.  140  Sat Oct 12th Dinner 7:30pm  6 pm-Mldnight ��� $7.00 per person  LIVE BAND* ��� -"EDELWEISS"  Members   &   Guests   Welcome  to  8  O   B  0   &   <B.  __&  CANADA  SAVINGS BONDS  A Wonderful Place  For Your Savings To Grow.  You've worked hard to set aside your  savings. Now it's time to look for a  great place to invest those savings.  Canada Savings Bonds. This year,  you can buy your bonds at face  value wherever you bank or invest  from October 17 to November 1.  You may date your payment November 1,  the day the new bonds start earning interest.  Safe and Secure. Canada Savings Bonds are fully guaranteed  by the Government of Canada. They're a safe, secure  investment that never falls in value.  Cashable Anytime. Canada Savings Bonds can be cashed at  any time, so your money is never locked in.  Guaranteed Interest Rate. Canada Savings Bonds offer an  attractive interest rate that's guaranteed for a full year. This  year's interest rate and purchase limit will be announced in  mid-October. Details will be available wherever Canada  Savings Bonds are sold.  Don't Be Late! Remember, November 1 is  the last day you can buy the new bonds  at face value. But the bonds may be  withdrawn from sale at any time.  i  Canada  fl  fl  s  _s  Speeding traffic is a great  danger lo school or regular bus  passengers because of this  limited visibility. From our  home, we have only about 100  metres visibility in either  direction because of hills and  corners. Children boarding the  school bus take their lives in  their hands, since a fully loaded  gravel or cement truck or  logging truck can't stop within  100 metres even when travelling  the speed limit.  Neither the Regional District  nor the Province seem willing or  able to do anything about the  worsening situation.  By provincial guidelines, we  have less than half the number  of police officers for our  population, one third if distances  and sea patrol duties are taken  into account.  The Regional District seems  unwilling or scared to control  developers or to take action to  alleviate this problem by forcing  the developers to use Hwy 101  and build their own short access  roads to their developments.  Nor does there seem to be any  intention of building the  Redrooffs bypass as shown in  the plans for the Sargeant Bay  Park, whose opening next year  to campers will make an already  dangerous situation worse.  Let's not wait for a tragedy  before doing something to  control the situation on  Redrooffs.  F. Konopasek  The Coasl News welcomes your  tellers and opinions; however we  reserve Ihe right to edit submissions for brevity, clarity and lo ensure legal propriety under the libel  laws of Canada.  School District  news  kytavW Start, MS-KI3  MPHAM  Compared to the end of year enrollments in June, the district  has experienced an increase in Ihe student population equivalent to  just over 200 new students in ihe schools in September. This is  58 more students than was projected and has caused some stresses  on class sizes and in the ability of staff to meet these students  needs.  h-Mh tarn m Mwrt-H I���i aa  In September 1993 the district intends lo begin an Intermediate  Immersion program starting al grade 4.  Two teachers from New Brunswick who have been involved in  their school district's phasing in of Middle Immersion will be in  the district on Tuesday Oct. 29 to address a Public Forum on  Intermediate Immersion.  Nancy Brindley, our Dislricl French Coordinator, will be hosting Ihis opportunity for parents and other interested people to find  out more about this program.  Most of the schools in Ihe dislricl will be taking some action  to reinforce Ihe national Fire Prevention Week activities during  October 7 to 12.   On Wednesday Oct. 9 Ihe students will be  encouraged to participate in the Home Fire Drill program  OMrlrtCalMdar  The Calendar of events below is a partial list (accurate at press  lime) of happenings in the district. Please contact the School  Board Office or a local school for more details.  Oct.7 to 11  Oct. X -  Oct. 9 -  Ocl. 10 -  Oct. II -  Oct. 14 -  Oct. IS -  Oct. 16 -  Oct. IK -  Oct. 22 -  Oct. 25 -  Oct. 28-  Oct. 29 -  Oct. 31 -  Fire Prevention Week  Halfmoon Bay - PAC meeting  REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING  Roberts Creek -School Photos  National Home Fire Drill  Sechelt -School Photos  Sechelt - Hearing screening  Langdale - "Positive Action" Day  Thanksgiving day holiday  Langdale - PAC mlg. 3:00-5:00  Cedar Grove -School Photos  Professional Development Day -  no students in school all day  REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING  Madeira Park - School Photos  Pender Harbour - Senior Girls Volleyball to  Comox, Senior Boy Volleyball to Halzic  Roberts Creek -"Play Parade"  Pender Harbour - External Accreditation Team  Visits  Davis Bay - School Photos  Madeira Park -Costume Parade -Noon  Do you want the right to  choose from more than 2  polarized  political parties?  Gordon Wilson as Leader of the  B.C. Liberals is providing  you with a positive choice  ��� YES! I want another  option.  ��� YES! I want to help  Gordon Wilson  become the next MLA  for Powell River/  Sunshine Coast.  Name  Address   I  PLEASE BRING THIS  AD IN TO OUR (AM  PAIGN OFFICE AT  5522 WHARF RD.  SECHELT. OR...  MAIL TO BOX 1857  SECHELT,B.C. V0N-3A0  OR. . (ALL US AT  885 2239  ELECT A LEADER  ELECT  GORDON WILSON  .^-^i 11 ��� 11 12.  Coast News, October 7,1991  MaKe Ihis Space  WORK FOR YOU  885-3930 886-2622  Billy Bishop  At the Raven's Cry  The Cercel Ensemble: (l.to r.) George Ferraro, l.ache Cercel, and Harry Aoky dazzling audiences with a variety of Romanian folk tunes and similarly influenced music.   Pholo: Lionel Trudel  Ethnic flare adds spice  To mark the beginning of Ihe  eighth annual Countryside  Concerts, promoters decided to  deviate from the usual 'classical'  format and treat patrons lo some  ethnic flare. The Cercel  Ensemble performed Sunday  Sept. 29th to a packed Twilight  Theater.  Three Members make up the  Violin, Accordion and Bass Trio.  Lache Cercel, the Violinist, was  trained in Romania and  performed there successfully  until 1988, when he moved to  Victoria. George Ferraro, also  Romanian, accompanied wilh  Ihe Accordion. Mr. Ferraro  played extensively with Maestro  Cercel in Romania, and has  recently arrived in Canada to join  his colleague. The bass was  played by Harry Aoky.  Theperformance's repertoire  was quite diverse. From Ihe  distinct Romanian provincial  music to St. Louis Jazz version  of Sweet Georgia Brown lo  Flight of The Bumble Bee. The  taller two tunes retained their  original compositional flavor,  but were politely influenced with  a Slavic Flare. The group  amazed the audience with their  fast, tight Jazz-like rendition of  familiar melodies, sparkling  with the performers'  interpretations.  Future audiences have the  Lafayette String Quartet with  Bruce Vogt lo look forward lo.  The quartet has been lauded  for its elegance, power, richness  and refinement, surprising in a  quartet of such youthful players.  Their programme will include  Beethoven Op. 18 #1, Britten  Op. 94 and the Brahms Piano  Quintet Op. 34. for the quintet  they will be joined by celebrated  Victoria-based pianist, Bruce  Vogt, who is well-known to  coast piano audiences.  Hailing from the Chicago  area, they will be  complementing ears of the  Sunshine Coast Sunday, Oct.  20. Once again, organizers have  Shop Easy and Coast Cable  Vision to thank for their  generous contributions.  Billy Bishop Goes to War,  one of Canada's best-loved and  most acclaimed musical  productions rolls into Raven's  Cry Thealre for two nights only,  Friday, Ocl. 11 and Saturday,  Oct. 12, starting at 8 pm.  Beach House Productions  presents the two-night run of the  play, written by veteran  Vancouver playwright John Gray  in collaboration with Eric  Peterson. This production stars  Jon Bryden as the famous World  War I flying ace (and 19 other  characters) with veteran Bishop  performer Ross Douglas.  Billy Bishop Goes to War, the  musical play, premiered in 1978  at the Vancouver East Cultural  Cenlre and since then has been  seen across Canada, the United  States, England and Scotland.  The two performers are no  strangers to Bishop or the show.  Bryden reprises his role of  Bishop after a very successful  run at the Richmond Gateway  Theatre, and Douglas was part of  the original touring company  and has travelled abroad with the  show.  Bishop, a farm boy from  Owen Sound, talked his way out  of the trenches and into the  Royal air force and, by the age  "OKTOBERFEST"  atGfcimmciVPub JM  ��� Month Long Specials ���  ��� Weekly Prize Draws ���  ��� Schnitzels,Sausages��� \,-r   -,  .  ���\tf-4_r & Much More!!! �����M  *-* 4g  COME AND JOIN THE FUN  RAVEN'S CRY  THEATRE SOCIETY  for the performing arts  t-UUIYIt  Penog. tuRBOUH  golf CLUBJ^  Lounge I Snack Bar ^^      Power Cars Available  Hwy. 101,2 kmi. north of 0_r__n Bay tumoll  Phone MM541  ;La?W  Oct. 19th at Spm  Come in and Browse  SHOW PIECE GALLERY  -Rf mains In Qlbioni -hill Show Pitct  PriiMi It n-locatlng to Wllion Crook  Plaza.   Com* In lor ln-itor* ipoelali  throughout Octobir  CUSTOM FRAMING-  886-9215  Show Piece Gallery  280 Cower Point Rd., Gibsons landing 886-9213  Oct.  10, 7pm, All randi dates meeting  at the Raven s Cry Theater  Sponsored by the Sechell ( h.imbct "I < ommercc  I "lent l.iji.11 scheduled Im Ocl   I'l  has been postponed until  l.ininiry  (ALL BOX OFFICE I OK INFORMATION  885 -H>V:.  Watch for   IN YOUI. KAR"  a .Jazz concert with Oliver  (,.union  of 23, was the most decorated  Allied pilot of the Great War. He  was an unlikely hero - a nervy  upstart from the Colonies who  was constantly in trouble.  However, with his indomitable  spirit, deadly aim and tactical  brilliance, he earned a place in  Canadian hearts and history.  "1 am simply thrilled to be  bringing this musical show in,"  said Bronwen Sutherland of  Beach   House   Productions.  "People who have attended other  BHP shows have specifically  requested this show, and I am  pleased to present it."  Sutherland added that the show is  for the whole family.  Unfortunately the Thanksgiving  long weekend is the only time  the production was available to  make the trip to the Coast.  Reserve Tickets for this  production at 885-4673; adults  $13, students and seniors $10.  SPCA  benefit concert  A special treat is in store for those who love classical  music. Eleven musicians known as COAST CONSORT will  present a program of vocal and instrumental music at the  Arts Centre on Oct.l 1 at 7:30 pm.  The group is comprised of recorders, harp, piano and vocal, with such performers as Alice Horsman, Jirina Vavrik  and Hannah Nejzlar. Pianist Joan Slater will also be heard  singing.  Works by Mozart, Chopin, Rossini, Handel and Brahms  will be included in what promises to be a wonderful evening  of music.  Jan DeBruyn will also be on hand to read some poetry  selections to add to the pleasure of the audience.  Admission is $5, with proceeds going to the SPCA. Seating  is fairly limited at the Arts Centre, so early arrival is  advised.   iourmi  .t Delight:]  from  DELI EISH CAFE  featuring  Vegetarian Turkey ��� Stuffed Yams ��� Turkey Royal  Catering Sevice ��� Gourmet to go  sh C.rfo - Robots Crook - 885-  Chamber of Commerce  Gibsons & District Chamber of Commerce  is proud to present  Mr. Peter Legge,  President and Publisher of Canada Wide Magazines.  He will be speaking on the topics of  motivation and entrepreneurship, at  the Gibsons & District Chamber of Commerce  Installation Dinner on  October 9th, at 6:30pm, Cedars Inn.  All are welcome  Tickets available at Gibsons Travel Info  & Cedars Inn front desk.  Limited seating ��� tickets not available at the door  Tickets $10.95*  *Proceeds to the Discovery Project  A*.      ^  I ___________ I  {NATURAL!  IS P O R XI  THE  CHOICE  Hrttctnal  commit  FOR WALKING  There'* nothing better than a brisk walk to rev up  your body and your mood. Get the most out  of every itep with this NaturalSport walking  ���hoe, It'i specially designed to support and  cushion your feet ai you walk. Iu advanced  sports cushioning, flexible conitructlon,  ���oft "tumbled" leather uppers and  overall light weight make it the  natural choke for walking  comfort.  QK_Uft.lll.Hta  CHARGER  $88,130  IN WHITE  OR TAUPE LEATHER  UPPERS  N NATURAL   SPORT.  SPtnnadines Shoes  Saaaycreit Mall, Gibaona  8862624 Coast News, October 7,1991  13.  On the Arts Beat  On Wednesday, Oct.9, at 8 pm  at the Arts Centre, Sechelt, the  Fall Film Series presents The  Conformist. This story is  about a man, Marcello, who is  under the mistaken impression  he killed a homosexual  chauffeur. He tries to conform as  closely as possible to the norms  of society so no one will notice  him. Directed by Bernardo  Bertolucci, this 1959  (Italy/France/West Germany)  film portrays the struggle of the  individual - often to the death -  with political and societal forces.  Friday, Oct.ll, at 7:30 pm in  the Arts Centre, there will be an  evening of mostly classical  music by COAST CONSORT,  and some poetry .readings by Jan  DeBruyn. Admission is $5, and  proceeds from this event will  benefit the SPCA of the  Sunshine Coast.  Saturday, Oct. 12 at 8 pm at  St. John's United Church in  Davis Bay, Sunshine Coast  residents will have the have a  rare opportunity to hear the  phenomenal piano music of  Lubomyr Melnyk.  Born in Munich, Mr. Melnyk,  who has lived in Canada and  presently lives in Sweden, has  composed over 90 works ranging  from solo and multi-piano pieces  to full orchestral scores. A  brilliant and extraordinary  pianist, Melnyk's virtuosity is  beyond description. With his  remarkable Continuous  Technique, he creates a  symphony of sound, a  melodious music of airy fluidity  mat swells out of the piano.  Sponsored by the Sunshine  Coast Arts Council, tickets are  $10. Available al the Arts  Centre and Talewind Books,  Sechelt; Peninsula Market,  Davis Bay; Roberts Creek  General Store; Say ward Books  and Coast Books, Gibsons.  Working up the bids, auctioneer David  of work donated by local artists during  Gillies helped bring in over $5000 from the sale  the Arts Centre's 25th Anniversary Art Auction.  Carl Chaplin's paintings are  done in a meticulous and  dramatic representational style  which is an insistent and  seductive vehicle for his  message. He has a self-imposed  mission to show us the beauty  of the environment, the almost  unprecedented threat to that  beauty that humanity has  created, and the dark side of  human nature that leads to the  rapaciousness of war, exploitation and environmental  degradation.  WEST COAST DREAM1N'  is not a laid-back, easy-lookin'  kind of show. There are some  images of simple beauty and  delight, bul more typical of  pieces in the show is the  painting "First Light", in which  immense power, seeming  invulnerability and proud  defiance of nature is belied by  the ramparts reaching for the sky  in the desperate gesture of a  drowning person.  This show can be seen during  Arts Centre regular hours (11-4  Wednesday to Saturday, 1-4  bsons. Sunday) until Saturday, Oct.26.  ________���  umm Cry  THEATRE  presents  1  TERMINATOR 2  With Arnold Sohwartmnnggnr  Restricted, Frequent Violence, Some Very Coarse language  /  Bi^*  SHOWTIMES: 8:00PM   /  Sun. Oct. 6, Mon. Oct. 7, Tues. Ott. 5  TICKFTPDICES  /Adults $6 ��� Students$4.50  Seniors & Children Under Twelve $3  COMING  , ATTDACTION  Doc Hollywood  \     _,*<             With Michael J. Fox  ^j^  \              Oct 13,14,15  fMiskii  Ravens cry Theatre Located At  House Ol Hewhiwus, Sechelt BC  NEW PHONE NUMBER   885-4673  Elections  British Columbia.  V  Advance Pol  If you are unable to vote on  October 17,1991 or if you  are physically disabled, you may vote  at an Advance Poll.  Advance Polls are for those who cannot vote  on Election Day. If you are physically disabled  you may also vote at an Advance Poll. All  Advance Polls are wheelchair accessible.  When to vote.  October 9  through October 12,  1-9 p.m.  To vote in the  Advance Poll  your name must be  on the Voters List.  Where to vote.  POWELL RIVER-  SUNSHINE  COAST  Kinsman Hall  516 Oower Point Rd.  C.ibsons  Madeira Park  Community Hall  Madeira Park  Returning Office  5641 Cowrie St.,  Sechelt  Returning Office  6-7030 Alberni St.  Powell River  Columbia  WtP THS  VOTER IDENTIFICATION CARD  El.ellonj  BrUJ^^Col  Wytrm w* coflily lhal  Wk REGISTERED VOTER  1234 ANY ST.  ABC.CITY V.C ONO  s a _M>le_d Prwincal voMi as or   THIS DAY, 1191  c*ono        1234567 ^-**-*   '_l..m��llfl_NCH��| [�� veil, ��:,  To make voting easier you should take  this card with you.  I For more  ' information.  Contact: Returning Officer  POWELL RIVER/SUNSHINE COAST  6-7030 Alberni St.,  Powell River  485-4883  885-0864  OR  Registrar of Voters  6953 Alberni St.,  Powell River  485-2815  OR  Elections British Columbia Information Line  1-800-742-8683 (Toll Free)  Remember? You cannot register on Election Dayt  Chief Electoral Officer  _____ Province of  SJ7 British Columbia  Featured Restaurant of the Week  "The "Wharf  Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days  a week.  Breathtaking ocean view and sunsets from every  table.  Continental cuisine and seafood at its best.  Sunday brunch from 8 am - 2pm.  Fully licensed and air-conditioned.  Dinner reservations recommended.  Hwy. 101, Davis Bay. 885-728.  FAMILY DINING       B   NIGHT ON THE TOWN  Andy's Restaraunt - Lunch and dinner  special eray day. Every Wednesday nighl is  Prime Rib Nighl. House specialties include  veal dishes, Bleaks, seafood, pasta, pizza.  Thai food and lots of NEW dishes. Don't  miss Andy's great Brunch Buffet every  Sunday from Nam - 2:30pm. Hwy 101,  Gibson's, 886-3388. Open Sunday and  Monday Ham -9pm, Tuesday - Saturday  Ham- 10pm.  Blue Heron Inn - Enjoy the view of Easi  Porpoise Bay from your table al the Blue  Heron Inn, located on the waterfront at  Porpoise bay Relax and enjoy a superb  dining experience. Reservations arc required  (or dinner. Open Tues. - Sun New Lunch  hours arc: llam-2pm. Reg. dinner hours  Snm-IOpm. 885-3847  llie Boat H0U9e-Just a ferry nde away in  beautiful Horseshoe Day, offering daily  choices of fresh and flash frozen seafood from  the West, East and Gulf Coasts as well �� a  variety of other specialties. Join us after 5 pm  for dinner or for our spectacular Sunday  Brunch, served between 10:30 am and 2 pm.  Friendly seivice in a relaxed atmojphere and  fabulous meals are just some of the reasons  youi keep coming back. If you have an important rendezvous or a ferry to caich, please  let us know and well make the necessary accommodations. For reservations call 921-8188.  All major credit cards accepted.  Cafe PierTOl Comfortable almosphere  with warm, hdpful staff. Homemade pastas,  quiches and daily specials are all prepared with  the freshest ingredients - both healthful and  delicious. Our whole whew bread and scrumptious desserts are baked fresh daily, on tlie  premises. Outside dining, take out orders for  the beach and cappucino are available. The  Coast's bistro...as unique as the Coast itself.  Monday lo Saturday, 9:00 am ��� 5 00pm  Closed Sunday. Teredo Square, Secheh.  Phone ahead for your lunch! 885-9962.  Coaat Club Cafe- Bright, open, casual  dining for breakfast and lunch. Fresh is the  order of the day for all of our menu items* Big  burgers, pasta dishes, Mexican specials, sandwiches, salads and a variety of daily features.  With a European (lair, the Coast Club Cafe  offers dining at reasonable prices. Open from  6 am daily. Join us for weekend brunch. 5519  Wharf Ave., Sechdt, 885-9344. Visa, Mastercard and American Express accepted ��� seating  for 60.  HaM-A-Way Restaurant- Bring the  whole family and join us for great dining at the  Haid-A-Way Restaurant in Gibsons Motor  Inn, on Hwy. 101 at Park Rd. Our friendly,  hdpftil staff and warm, pleasant atmosphere  will add to your enjoyment of our excellent  breakfast, lunch and dinner menu, which includes a children's section. We're open Sun. to  Wed. from 5:30 am until 9 pm, and Thurs. to  Sat. from 5:30 am until 10 pm. Sunday our  regular breakfast menu is offered from 5:30-10  am. In addition we offer a fabulous Sunday  Buffet Brunch, 11 am ��� 2:30 pm, featuring a  scrumptuous salad bar, with a large selection  of hot and cold dishes and dessens. Eat to  your heart's content. Reservations 886-4501.  55 .cats plus banquet room.  Hie Omega Pfaza, Steak And  Lobster House - with a perfect view of  Gibsons marina, and a good time atmosphere,  the Omega is a people-watcher's paradise.  You'll often see Bnino Genissi, former star of  the Beachcombers, dining here. Menu includes  pioa, pasta, steaks and seafood. Steaks and  seafood are their specialties. Banquet fadl-ties  available. Very spcdal children's menu.  Average dinner for two: $20 Rewrvations  recommended. Uicaied in Gibaotu Landing at  1538 Gower Poinl Rd. 886-2268. Open for  Lunch Mon. Fri., 11.30-2:30; Dinner Daily  44 pm, Fri. A Sat, til 10 pm.  Vflaac Restaurant - Coty family style  cafe with an extenave menu featuring apedal  paata dahet, steak and seafood d_men. Come  in and check out our daily lunch and dinner j  apedab or have brtakfaa. anytime. Saturday. I  are Prime Rib ntfus. Fuly Hocncad. Open 7 ,  days a week, Mon. - Thun., 7 am to 8 pm; I  Fri., Sal, A Sun., 7 am to 9 pm. 5663 Qjwrie  Street, SedMk. 885-9811. Vita A MMurcaid ,  Greek House - Intimate dining and European cuisine in a sophisticated yet casual almosphere. We serve rack of lamb. duck, crab,  dams, scallops, steaks, also daily -pedals.  Reservations recommended. Roberls Creek  Road and Beach Avenue - 885-9321. Open 6  pm. dosed Mondays A Tuesdays. V. MC. 40  Tne Wharf - Open for breakfast, lunch  and dinner seven days a week. Breathtaking  ocean view and sunsets from every table. Continental cuisine and seafood at its best. Sunday  Brunch from 8 am - 2 pm. Fully licensed and  air-conditioned. Dinner reservations recommended. Hwy. 101, Davis Bay. 885-7285.  Backeddy Pub - Enjoy the natural brainy  of Jervis Inlet while tasting one of out many  homestyle specialities in the puh. ot the  casual surroundings of our family reMawant  Our "Skookum Burger" is a challenge to the  biggest appetite New Pub hows Monday -  Friday 11:30 - 11:30, Saturday and Sunday  11:00 to closing. New Kitchen hours  Monday - Friday 11:30 - 7:30, Saturday and  Sunday 11 30 to 8 30 Backeddy Puh-  located 1/2 mile north of Egmont on Maple  Road  Cedare Neighbourhood Pub -  Great food every day all day. Appetizers and  full menu along with terrific daily specials,  available *U119 pm every night. We're known  for our greal atmosphere and good times.  Sun. - Thurs. open 'till midnight, Fri. A Sal.  open 'till 1 am. Visa, Mastercard and reservations accepted. 8864171.  Irvine's Landing Pub - Dinner menu  offers a variety of appetizers and entrees  featuring local produce and fresh seafood in  a relaxed selling with ocean view Average  dinner for two, $30  We're now open Wednesday through Sunday  12 noon till 11 00 pm wilh our kitchen open  from noon til 8:00 pm. Pender Harbour,  883-1145, MC.V, Fully license.  Sechelt Legkm Branch #140 - One of  the bea bargains on the Coast every Friday  night is the fabulous barbequed steak dinner.  sened from 6 to 8 pm for only $6.50. Dinner  includes a 6 oz. top sirloin steak served with  your choice of baked potato (with all the garnishes) or delicious potato salad. Abo included  is a green salad with choice of dressings and  garlic bread. Lunch is served Monday to Friday from 11 am to 2 pm. Daily specials are  featured along with a regular menu that includes chicken strips, burgers and sandwiches.  Thursday is Fish A Chips day, featuring a full  order of the tastiest fish and chips with cole  slaw for only S4.55. Take out orders available.  Members and guests welcome. 5591 Wharf  Streel, Sechelt. 885-9922.  FINE DINING  Mariners' Restaurant - On the  waterfront wilh one of the most spectacular  views in Gibsons, the Mariners' specializes  in fresh and live seafood, and also offers a  full range of breakfast, lunch and dinner  entrees along with delicious daily specials  1500 Marine Drive. Gibsons Landing. 886-  2334 Open every day Bam-10pm (closed 3-  5pm) 100 scats V.M.C  The Terrace at BonniehrtH��k   The  Trnacc at B.mnicbf��ok, otters mperb West  Coast cuisine in a picturesque anil relaxing  lodge setting Wc offer Iresh local IH' rood,  expertly prepared in a varied menu oi  appetizers, enltees and desserts Follow  Gower Poinl road to Ocean Heath  esplanade Our hours are Fri. Sat. Sim 5 Mi  ��� 930 pm To book special events, please  call 886-2887.  EAT IN - TAKE OUT  fMt a Owia'i Drive In-Tike am. or  delivery. Pin*, dinners, salads, burgers,  chicken, deuem, drinks. ktatani. Fnr horn,  delivery within4miles.after!pm only.im$10  minimum orden. Small charge for orders  under 110. Hwy. 101. Gibsons. 886.7813.  _______  Fl  :   Ml ���   ' 14.  Coast News, October 7,1991  NATIVE PERSPECTIVES  Removing the Blinders  It's (iik* blues great following another. Ranked by Guitar  Magazine as one of the 50 Must Important Musicians in  the business and the former anchor/lead for James  Cotton's Blues Band for seven years, Michael Coleman  will shake up the Roberts Oeek Hall October 13.  CHANNEL ELEVEN  Tues. Oct.8, 7 pm  All Candidates Forum  Live   from   the   Cedars   Inn  Meeting room Coasl Cable 11  and Tlie Leader are co-producing  90 minutes of "live" interactive  community    programming.  Hosted by Al Price, this is a  chance to tune in and find oul  what the candidates for MLA.  in your riding have lo say aboul  local issues and concerns.  Thurs. Oct. 10, 5 pm  "Live"  6:40 & 9:00 p.m. Repeat  Cable Connections  The broadcasting students al  Elphinstone   bring   you   this  weeks news. Tune in to find out  what has been happening in your  community.  5:30 pm  E.S.P. T.V.  All Candidates Forum  Broadcasting   Student   Carta  Howden is the host of a programme that brings the M.L.A.  Candidates to the studio. Carla  will   be  asking  a  series  of  questions   to   find   out   the  candidates views on a wide va  riety of topics. Don't miss this  and olliar election programmes  on your community channel this  week.  7 pm  Is This The Real Thing??  Live Phone-in  Share your thoughts on the new  constitutional proposals from  the federal government.  M.P. Ray Skelly hosts a panel  of guests including Harold  Fletcher, Charlotte Mallory, and  Shirley Macey. This is a phone-  in show and viewers are invited  to participate in the show by  calling the studio al 886- 8565  during the show.  8 pm  Save the Strait Marathon  Shaw Cable Nanaimo and Coast  Cable 11 co-produced this half  hour look at the Sechel to  Nanaimo crossing.  8:30 pm  Howe Sound Watersheds  Live Phone-In  This is a half hour phone-in  with guest Tim Turner from the  Howe    Sound    Watershed  Environmental Science Project.  "Well, that's a very interesting  line of thought, ma'am."  She's a middle aged non-  Native woman and she's telling  me she "has nothing against  Native people", but she's tired of  native people "whining" about  the residential school system.  "I mean," she says, "my  parents sent me to a boarding  school and I was lonely, but you  don't hear me crying about it.  What's the difference?"  Night and day, ma'am, night  and day.  It's bizarre to hear someone  compare a private boarding  school to the Native residential  schools. But you can't really  blame her, I suppose, as  shameful as that comparison is.  The reality thai few non-  Native people truly know about  the Native residential schools  and ihe effect those schools had  on Native people is a fact Native  people have had to deal with.  This lack of understanding has  led to many of today's misconceptions about Native  people.  I asked a few former residents  of the residential school about  life there. Yes, ma'am, they  were lonely. But that is about as  far as the comparison can go.  Education, they feel, was only a  small part of the agenda the  residential school had.  "I don't know if they were set  up to destioy the Native family,"  said one former resident, "but  they sure did a good job of it."  "The schools seemed to be designed lo make you forget your  family and push you into  another culture," she added, with  a thoughtful look. "From when  I was a little kid to when I was a  teenager I was only allowed to  go home a few weeks between  the end of June and August. 1  never went home even for  Christmas."  Puzzled, questioning, she adds,  "What else could they have  thought would happen except a  breakdown of the family?"  It is a very good question and  one that even today is not fully  answered.  Tliere are those who feel Ihere  is no doubt the residential school  concept was designed specifically  to destroy the family. They feel  the Canadian Government made  a conscious decision to "re-  program" Native children.  When you analyze the  residential school, there is a  great deal of support for the  Cultural Genocide view. If you  think of one of the extreme  policies - no Native languages to  be spoken at any time, by threat  of severe punishment - one has  to wonder what the reasoning  was.  Taking this farther, could the  policy maker who developed this  universal rule not have known  what taking the language from  the children would do to a  culture based on oral tradition? It  meant, for one thing, that a  grandparent could no longer  share the legends, where the  teachings are, with the  grandchild.  I suppose il could have all be  a mix-up, a mistake. Whoops.  There were good times at the  schools, too, I'm told. Those  moments when you could sneak  away and laugh with a friend  were good. And now you can  look back and laugh at a time  when you made a mistake, even  though it had to be paid for.  "Picture this," the former  resident says, "We were cleaning  the Nun's dining room after  lunch and I couldn't resist to take  a bite of that big apple that was  there. My friend was across the  room and she put her broom on  her shoulder and yelled to me to  pitch it to her." She laughs at  the memory.  "I was just letting it go when  a Nun walked in behind my  friend. She startled us and my  friend missed the apple and it hit  the Nun on the side of the head,"  she says, laughing full out. We  are all laughing as she tells this  After a moment she stops  laughing and tells a not-so-funny  story about the punishment she  received for this "deliberate  attack on a Nun" as they put it  when they punished her.  To compare the Native  residential school system to a  private non-Native boarding  school can only be done in terms  of recognizing extreme  differences. At the same time, I  mean no ill will to the woman -  or to others - who see these two  as the same.  We are all human beings who  perceive through eyes with  blinders designed from our own  experiences and acquired  knowledge. The task is to  recognize the blind spots and  turn the head to see.  Terrance Armstrong is a  Community Development  Worker/Program Director with  the Interior Friendship  Sociely.  Students offered input on future  This Community Te  Schedule courtesy  SOUTH COAST FORD  885-328!  Senior secondary school  students from across the  province have been invited to  present thoughts and ideas about  sustainable development to the  British Columbia Round Table  on the Environment and the  Economy. They can do so  through essays and a two-day  Youth Forum scheduled in  Vancouver, Nov. 19 and 20.  C. J. Connaghan, who chairs  the B.C. Round Table, said the  Youth Forum is being sponsored  by The Round Table and the  B.C. Ministry of Education,  with transportation support from  Canadian Airlines International  and Time Air.  The Youth Forum will bring  some 80 students together with  members of the Round Table. A  student from each of the  province's 75 school districts,  ART   &   DESIGN   &  m   o    �� (  4<*_<*iV  DESIGN STUDIOS  ECL IPSE  YOUR COMPETITION  A   WELL  DESIGNED  AD   WILL   ATTRACT  MORE  ATTENTION  A   PROPERLY   TARGETTED  MARKLTING   STRATE  WILL RECEIVE MORE  RESPONSE.  I D L N TIT Y  WILL  SET   YOU   APART.  IF   YOU   WANT TO SHINE  BRIGHTLR   THAN  YOUR  COMPETITORS  ".ss Design Studios  ON   YOU.  886-8755  along with representatives from  independent and aboriginal  schools, will take part in the  Forum's workshops and discussions. Essays prepared as part of  the process leading to the Forum  will be reviewed by the Round  Table and by the Education  Ministry so that all participants  will Ik heard.  Students interested in taking  part are asked to prepare an essay  of 250 to 500 words expressing  their thoughts and feelings about  sustainable development in  British Columbia and what the  education system might do to  help achieve it.  Each submission will be  reviewed in a process through  which one student from each  school district will be chosen to  attend the Youth Forum. A copy  of each essay will be given to  The Round Table for  consideration in its work and to  the Ministry of Education for  review of the ideas on how to  address "sustainable  development" issues within the  province's education system.  Transportation, hotel and meal  costs for each student selected to  attend the Youth Forum will be  provided by the sponsors.  The participants will meet  with members of the Round  Table - in workshops, discussion  groups and open meetings - to  become part of the process from  which the Round Table will  develop its recommendations to  the Government of British  Columbia.  During the Youth Forum, one  student is to be selected to  represent the forum participants  at the opening of a 2 1/2-day  meeting (in Vancouver, Nov.21-  23) of the Canadian Round  Tables on Environment and  Economy. Each province, the  Yukon and the Northwest  Territories has established a  Round Table, as has the federal  government. The Vancouver  meeting will bring together  members from each of these  Round Tables to exchange ideas,  experiences and future plans.  Further information about the  Youth Forum is being made  available through public libraries  and senior secondary schools  throughout the province.  Information is also available  from the British Columbia  Round Table offices in Victoria,  1-800-665-7002 (Monday to  Friday).  REASONS WHY YOU      REASONS WHY YOU  SHOULD VOTE SHOULD NOT VOTE  FOR HAROLD LONG       FOR HAROLD LONG  1. HIS RECORD  His list of accomplishments  stands second to none. He  has worked hard to get this  riding what it deserves.  2. HIS POSITION  ON THE FERRY  Make no mistake, Harold  Long and the Social Credit  government remain committed to the reberthing of the  Queen of Sidney. It is the only  fiscally responsible option and  simply the right thing to do.  3. INTEGRITY  Harold has not forgotten  where his ultimate  responsibility lies - with the  people. He serves their  interests and their needs, he  has never lost sight of this  A CREDIBLE, HONEST AND  HARDWORKING POLITICIAN  WITH A PROVEN RECORD.  ON OCTOBER 17, CHOOSE  WHAT'S BEST FOR THE  SUNSHINE COAST  VOTE LONG.  ART   tic   DESIGN   ��_   PHOTOGRAPHY  RE-ELECT HAROLD LONG CAMPAIGN OFFICES  GIBSONS 886-9286 SECHELT 885-0889  __���-___..___;���_   _-.-..:*_* __-��� "_r _. _ ���'-. :\-ut--'<  ...-.__   ���sytMr-im'-sAy SPORTS  Coast News, October 7,1991  15.  A winning Pigs team  ��  oast *T6-1  b_._erLld.__2!  Shuf Sate. Repairs A Acc��sonrs  Yeow! Things are happening  now! The boys in blue are in  high gear these past two  weekends. Sept 21 and 28 saw a  1 win-1 loss split, but the way  in which it was done was  spectacular.  Sept.21 was against the  Trojans RFC away in  Vancouver. Showing up early at  the field boded well for the lads  this day. Prepared and ready to  go, they were.  The Pigs were then surprised  by the Trojans and spent the first  10 minutes of the game bottled  up inside their own 22 metres  (two-bit for you oldsters). Tough  defense and determination saw no  scores and with that relief the  fellows managed to bump and  grind their way back down the  other way.  Quickly, they struck and were  up two tries. The match bounced  back and forth throughout much  of its course and eventually,  with time running out, it looked  as though a victory was close at  hand.  But, alas, the thrill of it was  not to be. The Trojans were, up  marginally and, with moments  to go, the Pigs mounted a  tremendous team effort and had  "Q" in the comer with a score!  "Oh, no!" said the referee,  with the Trojan sidelines  screaming out. The Ref thought  that a good call and disallowed  the try. The game thus ended,  Trojans 31, Pigs 25. Close but  no cigar. A great team effort  with Q in the forefront leading  with three tries on the day. Good  work, lads!  Sept 28 saw another over-seas  trip to the lovely shoreline at  Jericho. After last week, the  fever was at.an all-time high.  UBCOB were thought to be a  strong side, but at game time  were short players. By kick-off,  fifteen players were started. A  young looking side they were,  On the Rocks  byf wry Turn*  The curling rink in Gibsons  has four sheets of ice. It  accommodates 32 curlers at a  time. An eight end game takes  two hours to play and usually  two draws are scheduled in one  evening. Tlie first draw usually  takes place at 7 pm and the  second at 9 pm. There are also  daytime leagues for ladies and  seniors.  After their game, curlers can  take a break and watch ihe next  scheduled game from the lounge  upstairs. Teams often take this  time to socialize and celebrate  their win or commiserate over a  loss. Many curlers play other  teams' games from the safety of  the lounge. It is safe to say that  a rock has never been played  badly by the spectators in the  lounge.  The length of a 'sheet from  backboard to backboard is 146'  or 44.5 metres. The width of a  sheet is 14'2" or 4.418 metres.  At each end of the sheet there is  a back line, a bee line which  goes through the centre of the  circles and a hog line.  A rock must cross the hog  line before it comes into play. A  rock which does not cross the  hog line is removed from play.  Although the length of a curling  sheet seems a long way, even  kids in grades 5 and 6 at the  elementary school are able to  throw the rock from one end of  the sheet to the other. Both the  junior leagues and the Friday  night fun league have kids of  this age enjoying the game.  If you feel you would like to  enroll your kids in the junior  program you can contact the  club at 886-7512. The kids  really enjoy it. If you would like  to participate in the club  yourself, feel free to contact one  of Ihe club members. Some  members you might contact are  June Fransden, 886-9815; Brenda  Balon, 885-7229 or Club  President Gary Flumerfelt at  886-9656.  Any of of these members  would be very pleased to ensure  you are signed up for the fall  leagues. We have leagues for  ladies, men, juniors, seniors and  a Friday night fun league which  has many beginners.  TIDE TABLES  Dim   Tlmi   Ht.FI.  5:50   13.5  7 11:40     7.3  MO  5:35   14.7  Dale   Tim  HI.FI.  2:05 3.1  11   9:20 14.6  FH  2:45 10.4  7:35 13.3  Dill   Tim. HI.FI.  uFT. 472  8 6:45 14.0  TU 12:25 8.2  6:05 14.5  Dm   Tlmi Hl.-Ft.  "  ~2:~45 3.3  12 10:15 14.4  SA  3:40 10.9  8:05 12.8  Oil.    Tlnw    HI.FI.     D��U   Tint   HI.FI.  12:55  3.5  9  7:35  14.4  WF  1:10  9.1  6:35  14.2  Dala  Tlmt  HI.FI.  3:25 3.8  13 11:15 14.2  SU  4:45 11.2  8:35 12.2  REFERENCE: Point Atkinson T,V^TS^,H^JlL,s, _.-_.  _      ...     _.        .      ������i 1 hr. 40 mln. pliit S imn. for Men tt. el ntt,  Pacific Standard Tlmt __ y min. tor wt. n. o. .�����  Cedars Inn  886-3008  The Home of Hospitality"  _.I,m$210.  395 Sunshine Coast Highway, Gibsons, BC  (Acroit. Irom Sunnycrctl Mall)  NATIONAL REAL  ESTATE SERVICE  GIBSONS RECYCLING DEPOT  Recycling Tips  A popular way to make a compost is to construct a wooden box  without a top or bottom. The size Is up to you, but 4' long by 2' wide  by V high should do It nicely.  Dig a hole 18 inches deep and slightly smaller than the box, so  the box rests (Irmly on the ground above the hole. Drive wooden  stakes into the bottom of the pit, 12 inches apart.  When the box is nearly full with layers of composted materials,  moisten the compost and remove the stakes so you have 'chimneys'  of air for ventilation.  Keep the box covered, and moisten when necessary. It will take  about 2 months for the material to break down.  For more details, come to the depot for a brochure.  !_MEUSiTHE6IBS0MSRECYCUIISDBirT  Operated by SCRAPS and Super Valu  O  GIBSONS REALTY LTD  and a game the Pigs were  expecting.  This was a match made in  practice. Right from the outset  the fitter Blues charged onward,  using all their assets and trying  new ones. Too bad you fans  weren't there.  Both the forwards (the mighty  mites) and the backs were  runnirg rampant. At the end and  through it all, Pigs notched 11  (yes, 11) tries with only four  converts; no penalties kicked.  Imagine, with 7 more 2-pointers  and a couple more tries that were  called back - wow, what a machine! As it was, the powerful  Pigs wound up on top with a  resounding S2-9 victory.  Kowabunga, Dudes! Keep up the  team work. Thanks for listening.  Oink! Oink!  Scores from Gibsons Lanes  High scores for the first two  weeks of the season were:  Classic: Michele Whiting 273-  884; Pat Prest 319-873; Michele  Sainsbury 325-850; Rita  Johnston 290-962; Pam  Lumsden 320-931; Ray  Mahoney 286-907; Lionel  McCuaig 324-313-1024.  Gibsons 'A': Eve Corlett 242-  646;Natasha Foley 266-6.5; Bill  Sainsbury 281-659; Rick Nelson  328-763.  Swingers: Thelma Lefeaux 242-  630; Dorothy Hanson 312-640;  Bill  Malyea 267-627; Alex  Mellis 251-635; Don Henderson  230-643.  Slough Offs: Megan Thomson  256-663; Darlene Humbird 256-  665; Brenda Husband 286-757.  Ball & Chain: Gloria Tourigny  282-690; Michele Whiting 281-  754; Al Zimmerman 247-634;  Richard Laffere 251-648.  Phuntastique: Donna Klatt  232-618; Jerry Mielke 248-668;  Roy Branstrom 254-746; Garry  Wyton 305-759.  Sechelt G.A.'s: Emily Byers  228-614; Merle Hately 310-677;  Jim Ritchie 290-625; Andy  Leslie 277-716.  V.B.C. Peewees: Andy Leslie  277-716; Jamie Humbird 124-  235.  Bantams: Brandon Turrene 155-  445.  Juniors: Erik Johnston 231-  515; Mark Elliott 231-515; Kris  Roepke-Todd  198-525; Ryan  Service 208-550; Ryan Swanson  227-582.  Clean with  Bee Carpet  Care  Carpets  Upholstery  Scotchguarding  Beeline...885-501.  ^  .^S  Incredibly  Efficient Plans  pan-abode  proudly announces  a new and exciting  Plan Portfolio tor the l9Ws.  yQ.jst-'     C��LL OR WRITE TOMT.  ���panabode  t_.  1311 Gilytli Road  Richmond IC VS* IN]  ItUHlom I6D41lit-WI  SWIMMING POOL SCHEDULE  Tuesdays & Thursdays;  Senior Fitness 10:00-11:00  Senior Swim  Adapted Aquatic  Lessons  Adull Lessons  Public  1:30-3:30  3:30-5:30  I  Mondays & Wedsnesdays;  Early Bird 6:30-6:30  Aqua Fit 9:00-10:00  Parents Tot 10:30-11:00  Noon Swim 11:00-1:00  Lessons 3:30-7:30  Swm Club 7:30-8:30  Lengths Only/Masters 8:30-10:00  Saturday; Sunday;  Public 2:00-4:00     Family  Public 5:00-7:00     Public <^^^^^^  Glbaona Pool will be hosting a NLS/AEC court* In  Nov. '91. Pre-requitlte    Bronze Croat & 16 yean  of age. For more Information on court* data, timet,  and .*���_, phone Lynn �� Glbtont Pool (6864418)  or leave menage at 666-3716. '  Gibsons Swimming Pool  886-9415  11:00-12:00  2:30-3:30  3:30-5:30  5:30-6:00  6:00-8:00  Fridays;  Early Bird  Aqua Fit  Senior Swim  Noon Swim  Swm Club  Public  North  Oaks  767 North Rd.,  Gibsons, HC.  26 ADULT ORIENTED  SINGLE LEVEL  TOWNHOMES  Phase 3 & 4  Now Starting  Fur more information  please call  Twin Oaks  Development Corp  886-4680  Going Away?  Your Secret's  Safe With Us  Pitt No ont wi suspect a thing  with I Custom Home Watch pro-  touional looking Mr your home.  For more WornitHon ctl  Sntranal 665*2226  .CariM-Him-iM-d-.  _I1|- fflorparation of ti\t  Btatrtrt of Bttl]tlt  P O Bom 1��, 8S46 mwi Avnur B��chtn, 1C VON jAO       Twtprww (flO.)8Ba*.g8fl     Fn�� (804)885*758.  MUNICIPAL MEMO  PART TIME POSITIONS  The Sunshine Coast Arean is accepting applcations lor  part time snack bar help. These positions are for evening  and weekend work only. Applications can be picked up  either at the Sechelt Municipal Hall or- at the Arena. For  further information call 885-2955  ��DO VOUR PART  To: AH Residents  From: Nancy Macl-arty  VANDALISM IN SECHELT  There have been an increasing number of senseless acls of  vandalism in die Dislricl nl Sechell Streel signs turn (town,  paik benches thrown in the sea. portable toilets set afire and  plants ripped out ol Municipal planter to name jusl a few.  Every act of vandalism to Municipal property costs lire tan  payer money. Money to replace the damaged property and  money for salaries for the public works employees who must  clean up tire damaged areas and replace or repair Municipal  assets, nol to mention increased insurance premiums.  As mayor. I am asking all responsible citizens of Sechelt lo  report, either lo the RCMP or lo the Muinicipal offices, any  acts of vandalism that you may witness, making note of tillie,  description of tlie vandals, license numbers, etc. I am also  asking parents lo talk to their children about vandalism and ils  consequences, both under Municipal bylaw and Ihe Criminal  Code.  Please do your pan lo help. The result will be a better place to  work and play ill and hopefully a greater sense of community  ~fa*y  Nancy A. MacLarty  Mayor  /%'. Jfa'A-^y  Put yukkies in their place!  MAYOR'S  HOTLINE  4^  885-5360  Regular District of  Sechelt  COUNCIL  Are held at the first and  third Wednesday of each  month at 7:30 pm in the  SCRD Board Room.  J 16.  Coast News, October 7,1991  WORK FOR YOU  rip-* j- * 88b 2622  Apple/IBM alliance  _.     .. hnv and build yourself as a  "Salomon Brothers has included  Apple Slock on ils list of  recommended slocks lo buy,  based cm favorable opinions  from analysts" - Kansas City  Star 9129  For years people, mostly  within large companies and institutions, purchased IBM because lo do otherwise would risk  ridicule, unwelcome questions  and job security. That was when  IBM built mainframe computers  and typewriters. Gradually, competition grew and IBM diversified ils product line.  The idea of small computers  began with kits that you could  buy and build yourself as  hobby. There were other early  computers, but the Apple II  broke the ground by providing a  fully assembled computer that  could do useful things and was  cheap enough for individuals to  buy.  When the IBM PC was introduced, many who had grown up  buying IBM decided that truth,  justice and good had arrived. A  real computer. Tlie Xerox Star,  and the Apple Lisa with their  iconic interfaces, mouse pointing devices and highly integrated  software applications were considered upstarts and far too  expensive.  Tlie Macintosh emerged as a  We're out to meet you  Meel wilh IOIIN CAWKER  on Tuesday. October fl, III9I  Al the BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTRE  2115 - 57 III Teredo SI., Sechell  To arrange an appointment, call 985-19511  A Federal Business Development Bank representative  will be paying a visit in  the nexl few days. Call  today and arrange an  lop-  appointment lo discuss financing and management  services (counselling,  ,   planning and training).  I.s Hiiiqur nffrenes  *pj-virr* dan* Im deux  Ungues off tricllni  /       COMMITTED TO YOUH SUCCESS  ��� Canada  IF CREMATION IS  YOUR CHOICE  WHY NOT PREPLAN  YOUR  FUNERAL NEEDS?  Does your family know what your personal feelings are aboul  your funeral needs. Of course, it's natural everyone wants to  avoid talking about his or her funeral arrangements before Iheir  lime. However, people's attitudes are refreshingly more open to  dealing with these matters as we quickly approach Ihe 1990s.  '*"T__ay,people are preplanning Iheir personal funeral preference  for the benefit ot their loved ones. Show your family and loved  ones how much you care by preplanning your wishes now.  Devlin Funeral Home and the Sunshine Coast Crematorium  both provide Ihis service free of charge, so don't put off Ihis important task. Call us today for further information.  WE HAVE ALL THE OPTIONS AVAILABLE  FOR YOUR NEEDS  Conlact Dan Devlin at 886*9551 loday regarding PREPLANNING.  A  Funtiol  Anoclolion  579 Seaview Rd.,  Bos 648  Gibsons, B.C.  886-9551  second generation product built  on the experience of Lisa. I remember when I first saw a prerelease version. The people from  Apple walked into the office  with it in a, now standard, cor  dura bag. Because of its compact  size and then unusual profile no  one recognized it as a computer.  For years both IBM and  Macintosh computers cost too  much. You could always buy an  IBM clone. But unlike the Apple  II computer which had a variety  of cheap clones, the Macintosh  had none.  Apple profited from every  Macintosh sold and kept their  share holders happy by taking  large margins on their computers. IBM, for all their research,  marketing and positioning of  their product lost a high percentage of sales to compatible manufactures, and saw no revenue .  from these sales. At the same  time IBM saw increased competition on all other fronts.  Recently, for the first time IBM  has laid off employees, and  partly as a result, grossly missed  their quarterly revenue targets.  Tlie introduction of windows  3.0 for IBM compatible computers, while shipping 3 million  copies to date, has acted to legitimize the much more polished  Macintosh Operatiqn System. A  recent sludy by Los Angeles-  based Ingram Laboratories concluded that Apple Macintosh  computers offer the best  price/performance value when  compared to similarly configured  IBM and Compaq personal  computers.  Last year Apple decided to go  for volume instead of margin.  They reduced prices and added the  low end Classic LC and SI to  their line of Macintosh computers. Watch for six new models  later this month.  An IBM/Apple technology alliance was finalize Oct. 2. Both  companies contribute strong  technology and marketing  positions.  Apple provides a new object-  based    operating    system,  QuickTime: time-based multimedia support, Appletalk networking and several other useful  technologies. With approximately $500 million in research  and development in Ihe last year,  Apple does substantial and focused new work. This pales in  comparison to the several billion  that IBM spends for research and  development in the same period.  IBM brings a powerful RS/6000  RISC processor and other technologies which will become the  basis for both IBM and Apple  computers in the future. Both  partners are also looking at the  lucrative market for consumer  electronic devices. Watch out  Nintendo.  Maybe some of IBM's great  technology, with Apples help,  will finally see the light of day  before it becomes obsolete.  Both IBM and Apple will control this technology, but say that  they will licence their technology lo other manufactures.  Motorola is already involved. In  Ihe near future aggressively  priced and compatible products  from both Apple and IBM will  create large new markets for  knowledge based products.  Perhaps, a product that you create will address one of those  markets.  Talk to me. Thinking  Machines c/o Coast News. I  would like to know you, your  dreams and thinking machines.  Realtors place in top 100  Four real estate salesmen  from NRS Gibsons Realty have  placed in the top 100 for real  estate sales in all the offices of  NRS in Canada, the US and  Asia.  International president of the  company, Oswald F Jurock,  made the announcement at a  breakfast meeting of the local  sales staff last week, naming Jon  McRae, Bill Howe, Rob Jardine  and John Hanson as the top  producers of the Gibsons  company.  Jurock said MacRae and  Howe were also in the top five  of the international team.  In an interview with the  Coast News owner-manager  Steve Sawyer said he bought  Gibsons Realty in 1987 and  shortly after joined National  Real Estate Service as a  franchisee. He is justly proud of  his sales force who won their  laurels in competition with a  total world wide NRS sales force  of over 3000.  "These men are all well  known here," he said. "I've  assembled a team of heavy  hitters, they're all very  professional realtors."  The salesmen will receive  plaques of recognition at an  awards banquet in Vancouver  next month.  Sechelt Chamber Of Commerce  Good Citizens, Business  ft Business Person Award  Banquet ft Dance  Sat.,    Oct    19th  RirycdCxttiA-ssdian legion, Sechelt  Qxktails6:30p_iV-m-_ga-b__d Q .  HartxxirligliLs-MPitxsBand  $20 pCT Person ��� Semi Formal  Tickets Available at  dumber of G_mma__ Office  TliisadvertiseiTiemsptinsot-dby;  Trail Bay Mall Merchants Association  rr- ,:::;' :,,;.   ^;:;V__^_._??f^^.   . -ffi i';:::.*^:^^!^: ^^^1^ X!  Monday, October 7  S.C. Spinners and Weavers Guild Meeling. 7:30 pm .  Marine Room, 464 Fletcher Rd., Gibsons. For info phone  886-8662 Of 885-3886  Sunshine Coasl Peace Committee regular meeling at  Roberls Creek School library. 7:30 pm. Everyone  welcome,  Gibsons Business andProfessional Womens Club, 6:00*  6:30 dinner. Open to all working women. Guests: welcome.  Dianne Evans/ Teenage Mother's Programme al  Elphinstone Cedar's Banquet Room. Info 886-3371.  S.C. Home Support Society Hospice Meeting, 7:30 pm at  SI. Mary's Hosptfaim the Boadroom.  Attention Area F Residents. West Howe Sound Elector's  Association 1st Annual Meeting ��� Election ol Officers.  Membership dues will be coHeded at Die door. Langdale  Elementary School Gym, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm  Elves Club. Annual General Meeting, 6:30, Marine Room,  Mmm.  Elphinstone Electors Association General Meeting. 7:30  pm Cedar Grove Elementary. All erea 'E* residents  welcome,  Gibsons Chamber ol Commerce presenl Mr. Peter Legge  (Cenide Wide Magazines) on Motivation and  Entrepreneurship it Installation Dinner. 7:00pm. Tickets  $10.95 el Gibsons Travel. Al welcome.  Thuraday, October 10  OpftnWs CM) -Friend to Youth" meeting 7:30 pm Sechelt  Aits Centre.  SI. Maiy's Hospital Auxiliary, Sechelt Branch, regular  monthly meeling. 1:30 pm at St. Hildas. We are preparing  lor he Bazaar, members please attend.  Sediell and District Clumber of Commerce wi be hosting  an'AlCandklales'meeting at Revens Cry Theatre it 7:00  pm. All welcome.  Friday, October 11  S.C. Go* & Country CM members 1 guests invited lo Pub  Night. Van. entertainer Linda Jones, and Club awards.  Advance tickets only. More Information and tickets  available al the god dub.    SPCA Benefit Concert. Foakjting The Coest Consort1 and  reeding, by Jan da Bruyn. 7:30 pm Sechelt Arts Cenlre.  Admission $6. For Ifckots eel 880-3010.  Car Wash - proceeds lo the Sunshine Coast Wildlife  Rebabltallon Centre. Sechelt Shell Station, 10 sm to 4  pm*    T* by Grthmi Last*, author ol Breach ol Promise, 12:30  ��� 3pm, Greencourt, Sechelt. Refreshments. Everyone  welcome. Frae  Annual general meeting lor Tha Pander Harbour and  District WildWe Society. 7:30 al PHSS. Quest Speaker  Wednesday, October 16  Gibson's Outreach Teen Cenlre Meeting. aH welcome.  7:30 pm. Gussys al the Sunnycrest mal. (Please use rear  entrance.) or New Teen Cenlre at Brother's Park.  G.K. Care Centre Auxiliary Monthly Meeting at Kiwannis  Care Home, Everyone Welcome. Don't forget our bazaar  and bake sale In November.  Gibsons Friend of Schizophrenics wi meel at St. Marys  Hospital Psychiatric Day Hospital Program. Social worker  Genevieve Finnegan wi lamHiarize us with program and  lld-tles al interested people ire welcome.  Pender Harbour Communllles CM). Bingo date changed  (i_mTl_rs Oct 17 duo to election.  Thursday, October 17  Alpha Omega Foundation. Evening ol chanting. 7 pm. Wo  885.170  Friday, October tl  Sunshine Coast Amnesty International Group 1160 wi  hold rls Annual General Meeting at 7:30 pm at SecheH  Elementary. Al welcome. Inlo 885-7143  Saturday, October 19  The SecheH Garden Ck* wi hold ITS Fall Plan. Sale al  9:30 am. al Ihe Trad Bey M��H_  Sechelt Chamber of Commerce Good Citizen, BuHnast  and AiiiMm Person Award Banquet and Dance. Royal  Canadian Legion Sechelt. Cocktails 6:30 pm.  Smorgasbord. Hartou Ught 14 pc bend S20 per person  Holy Family Parish Bazaar. 10 am* 2pm In Ihe hal behind  the Church. Crafts, Baking, While Elephants. Come and  join In the run Good Bargains.  Elphinstone District Girl Guides hosting tale ot Tupper  Ware and Regal ��� St. Mary's Church HH, Qibsons, 1-4  Pm-    Marketing Your Home Based Business Friday, 7 pm lo 10  pmandSat9amto3pmatCaplanoColege, Sechelt.  Pre-registration required.- conlact you local Chamber of  Commerce or the S.C. Business Developmeni Centie at  885-1959.  Genealogy Workshop ��� A lamily history seminar. An Intro  to basic research techniques. Cal Rockwood Centre 885*  2S22lo register.    Alpha Omaga Foundation presents Haalara Day at  Mountain Song, 10m to 5pm. SHI ataftange, networking  and pot kick Hmer. Ho MM170.  How to Secure Your Financial FutUK  Strategy 2000, a free, computerized, personal linancial analysis  identifies your financial needs, and shows you how to meet them.  Call me today for a demonstration.  Frank Datum  Suits 1206. Mttrotown Place 4330 Kingsway,  Burnaby, B.C. V6H4G7  Business: 430-0455 ���  Fax:439-1476  Home 9424824 * Call Collect  Phone 885-9392 or 885-2585.  The Parent Tot Drop In program begins Ihe week ol  Septmeber 30 al the lollowing locations:  Gibsons: Mon. Wed. Fri in United Church Hall  Sechelt: Mon al SI Hilda's Church Hall  Davis Bay: Tuesdays In Wilson Creek Com Han.  Time: 9:30 lol 1:30 at all locations  Fee: $3.00 per parent an chH. Family rate $5.00  Folk Dancing al Roberts Creek School, Community Use  Room. Every Tues 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Fee $3.00 Drop In,  everyone welcome.  Elphinstone Pioneer Muoeum  9 ��� 5 Everyday come.end discover the history ol the  Sunshine Coasl. 886-8232  atlas  OFFICE SOLUTIONS LTD.  5511 Wharf St., Sechelt  Phone 8854489 Fax 885-4696  Seniors' Branch 69, Carpet Boning, Mondays 1:30 pm.  Exercise with Joan Frembd Mondays I Thursdays > 11-  12.  Overeaten Anonymous meets every Monday 7:30 pm.  Holy Family Church Hall., Sechelt. Phone 885-2106 or  8-6-4761 lor deWs  Tuesdays  Senuel Abuse Survivors Group, 7 to 9 pm al the Action  Society Office. Conlacl Deborah. 885*5880.  Sunshine Coaat Breast Feeding Support Oroup.  Informal drop-in meetings on Ihe third Tuesday ol each  month. 885-2332 or 886-2457 for more Information.  Thurtdtyt  Birth Control CMC* Coast Garibaldi Health Unit, 494 S.  Fletcher Gibsons Thursday Irom 7 lo 9 pm. Everyone welcome, no appointment necessary.  "New Beginnings" Is a blandly social group for widows  and widowers (and other experiencing loss) mhfch meets  avery other Thursday sflemoon al Ihe Sechelt Heami urn.  If you wish further hlormatlcn (and lor next meeling dale)  caH 885-5164.  Ks Weight Loss Support Group meets every Thursday  averting, 6:45 to 8 pm at the United Church, Gtusfard Rd,  Gibsons. Into: 886-7159.  Seniors' Branch 69. Exercise wilh Joan Fremb Mondays  �� Thursdays 11*11  United Church Thrift Shop In basement ol church oil  Truman Rd, open Fridays, 1 to 3 pm.  The Sechell Public Library will be open every Friday  lromtto5pm.  Square Dancing - plus level 8:00 pm, Seniors' Hall,  SecheH. Info 886-7495.  L Annual general meeting lor TIM  nwnmmw  Everyday Is vising day at Totem Lodge. VWt he pioneers  ot your community  Plastic Poai torn lor weddings, paraded 1 partes, etc.  21 assorted colours, 209 each. Made by SecheH Sr.  CMzam, procaadi lo go toward lit now Barton* onto.  The Sunshine Coaat Stamp Club wi be meeling every  ���eoond Sunday at Rockwood Lodge at 7:30 pm. Phone  885-3361 or 885-7088 lor further rtormaKm. Open to*  *'*'***-.'**-_*__'-_**%'*__%��^  Elphinstone  Secondary  -News���  Student Absences  So that absences can be recorded as excluded,  parents are requested lo call the school or send notes  when their sons/daughters are late to or absent from  school. We also would appreciate a note or a call to  enable us to permit students to leave school early.  Coaches Needed?  Students are looking for coaches for various teams.  Any member of the public, after a review process,  can act as a coach for a school team. Travel funds  and organizational help are available. Call the  principal at 886-2204  Interested In a Service Club?  The Rotary Club is attempting to get a. student  service club established at Elphinstone Secondary.  An interest meeting will be held on Oct 8 at 12:30 at  the school. Please encourage your sons/daughters to  attend.  Next Parents Meeting  Oct. 28th, 7:30  : it* -ii-m_���*__*._���  ������i_ ���-- "��*������' '      - Coast News, October 7,1991  17.  Employment shift  BLAIN ENGLISH  by H R. (Hani) Main  Since the early 1920s, the  economy of the Sunshine Coast  has depended, to a large degree,  on a key employer - "The Mill"  - or "Pott Mellon", as it is called  locally.  Fishing, logging and tourism  have played their parts as well,  but the mill has been a non-  seasonal, long-term winner.  But today, as regional jobs increase and more and more people  living on the Coast commute to  Vancouver to earn a living, Port  Mellon's pulp production and  resulting jobs, though still  important, are becoming less  critical   to   local   business.  Secondary industry is providing  an increasing volume of work,  and resident disposable income is  on the rise.  The auto-body shops, local  retailers and service businesses  are well established and  flourishing.  As the whole Coast  transforms into a bedroom  community to Vancouver and  retirement mecca, development  has continued at an ever-  increasing pace. Property values  are beginning to show trends  similar to that in the Fraser  Valley. And a drive through  downtown Gibsons or Sechelt at  5 pm shows symptoms of  becoming stressful.  The days I recall of walking  barefoot in the hot sunimer sun  down Marine Drive in Gibsons,  from Armours Float to (he old  Coop, are certainly gone.  But what will become of the  peace and beauty we've enjoyed?  I suppose the answer to that  question lies in the hands of the  developers, local politicians and  people like you and inc. With  the population of Ihe Lower  Mainland expected to double in  the next 15-20 years, tliere can  only be one possible result for  the Coast. Growth! More growth  than any of us might possibly  imagine or have seen even in the  last few years.  I can't help but feel a sense of  sadness at die thought.  However, I can also remember  well the days when "the Mill"  would shut down or a strike  would be called. When that  happened, it wasn't only Port  Mellon employees who suffered.  It was virtually everyone on the  Coast. People, by necessity, had  to quit paying bills and limit or  quit purchasing goods and  services until the storm cleared.  Less dependence on a "one-  industry" economy certainly has  its benefits.  If you have any comments or  questions concerning this  column, please send a note  labelled, "Feedback - Blain  English", to the Coasl News.  Marketing for tips  Cottage industries  5  v  The second of two workshops  designed to enhance the  performance of home-based  businesses will be offered in  Sechelt.  The workshop series,  developed by tht Ministry of  Development, Trade and  Tourism, in cooperation with  B.C. Chambers of Commerce  and the Sunshine Coast Business  Development Centre Ltd., is designed lo promote the home as a  viable place for carrying on a  business and to increase the  number of successful home-  bused businesses.  The second workshop picks up  where the first left off and targets  ihe entrepreneur who has already  established a business. The  eight-hour seminar covers:  effective marketing plans;  marketing from the home;  advertising, promotion and  publicity; selling; developing  the right image; examples of  home-based business marketing;  and managing more efficiently  and profitably.  The Ministry states that these  standard business practices are as  important to home-based  businesses as they are to B.C.'s  leading corporations. Many  businesses started at home later  expand to commercial district  ofli.-.s. These successes create  employment and contribute significantly to the local and  provincial economy.  The workshop will be held at  Capilano College, Sechelt, on  Friday, Oct.18, from 7-10 pm;  and Saturday, Oct. 19, from 9  am-3 pm. The fee for the entire  workshop is $33. More  information is available at your  local Chamber of Commerce or  the Sunshine Coast Business  Development Centre (885-1959).  Travel Sunshine Coast AGM  Travel Sunshine Coast hosts  its Annual General Meeling,  Wednesday, Ocl. 16, at 8 am al  the Raven's Cry Theatre in  Sechelt.  All members, would-be  members or anyone with an  interest in this non-profit  organization that promotes the  Sunshine Coast as a B.C. visitor  destination are invited to attend.  The breakfast meeting will include the election of a new Board  of Directors, and other TSC  business.  Board     member     Laura  Williams, who sat as the  treasurer last year, is the  nominating chairperson and is  accepting nominations for the  board through the TSC office,  885-3230. Call the office for  further details or to make your  reservation. (TSC needs to know  how many coffees and croissants  to serve!)  Following the AGM,  everyone is invited to tour the  new Raven's Cry Theatre facility  and capture some of the magic of  backstage!  Recycling  WE INVITE YOU TO COML IN AND SEE  OUR rAUL ITEMS ARRIVING DAILY.  BUYING RESALE FASHIONS IS GOOD  FOR THE ENVIRONMENT AND  YOUR POCKET BOOK!  hi JMe Bwilujue  WHERE FASHION IS AFFORDABLE  5600 HWY 101, SECHELT  885-3132  Retirement and Insurance Planning Since 1982  ��� L.K. Chambers, cm  ��� 886-9111  ��� Toll Free:  1-800-663-2051  Mutual funds Iii fnre wilh  ..uirdiin Group of Funds Lid.  CHAMBERS  PHRNtNC   VI a.li It  ..ijHc lo  .rlnitus (III...- Sn  As or October 1,1991,1 will bf  providing service to former clients  of Arbutus Office Services, muter  llie name of Dlvernlll-d Office  services, I will endeavour ro provide  the same friendly and personaliml  service lhal you have come lo  Cipro from Arbutus.  I  ��� Computer-ted Bookkeeping  ��� Desktop Publishing  *\  I can lx- reached at the same  telephone number (985-5212), bul  the location has been changed lo  5161 MdRevI-_ Drive, which Is  accessed via llavirs and Uurel, 2  km soulh ol Sechelt In ilu- Davis  Bay area.  . Professional Resumes  ��� Word Processing  0.0.3.  SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 46  (SUNSHINE COAST)  Home Schooling  Under the School Act, parents must register their  children with a school In their local school district, a  regional correspondence school or an Independent  school. Registration is compulsory for all home-  schooled children aged seven to 16. Please contact your  neighbourhood school immediately to register your  child if you have not done so already.  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIEDS  _N. B a. J Sinn:  WHY CHANCE WHEN  EONC CETS THE.lOli DONE?  RE-ELECT HAROLD LONG.  LONG, Harold  GIBSONS 886-9286     SECHELT 885-0889  FREE HAIRCUT ($15.0QVALUE]  WITH   EACH   HAIRCUT   PURCHASED  BRINC A BUDDY  PAY FOR 1  HAIRCUT  (il.T 1 HAIRCUT  FREE!  SATURDAY ONLY, APPOINTMENTS ARE BEST, BUT WALK IN'S  WELCOME!  HAIR WC ARE  SEA    VIEW   PLACE,   HWY.    101,    GIBSONS  B 8 B - B B B a  UNISEX  HAIR  DESIGN  FOR WORK AND PLAY  885-3122  Bayside Bldg., Trail Ave., Sechell  Jt\  'J/Uft^s  Specials on:  RainGear  Cotton Doeskins  Reversible Vests  Mens Jeansvj>19.99  Flannel Shirts from  $9.99 to $19.99  Large  Selection of  Women's  Sweaters  i $21.99  \  y- ^wim,.-  y  4? /���  Fleece to  Clear  Pants and hooded  Jackets  $14.99  Tops $9.99  f       Ladles        N  Cotton  Knit Shirts  $14.99  .  m%jmam Coast News, October 7,1991  Sunshine Coast  'ICES  DIRECT  AUTOMOTIVE  BLDG. CONTRACTORS  CONCRETE SERVICES  EXCAVATING  Industrial     AUTOMOTIVE        Marine  PARTS & SUPPLIES  A101 SUPPLY ltd  1061 Hwy. 101, Gibsons, B.C. 886-8101  ���^   Mon.-fn. fc-fr  Sal. 8-6 Sun. 10-3  *T>^��^1* ���M"t*l,r-W**L '-***#  T*V<*'*���*������������  Imperial Drywall jjy  NO JOB TOO BIO OR SMALL  Call Ray-Pager #1-979-1482 (To<.Frtt> 885-3409.  All typM of concr��t�� work.  Sidewalks, driveways, slabs - smooth, broomed,  exposed aqgreqate finishing.  OM-orOiMimNiit n,m,mmt  "A BETTER" BOBCAT SERVICE  "Complete Bobcat Services"  ��� Excavating - Backfilling ��� Retaining Walls *  . Trenching ��� Landscape Construction ��� Orainag. -  24 Hour  8��i*l<_>  886-8538  1221, Gibsons  BC VON 1V0  KAL\tTIRE  If we sell it...we guarantee it!  sua wiwri no��d. seehett ��� us-mr  Mr* .-WMCNCV UrtVK*.   ***�����**  -^"SECHELT RADIATORS  Complete Cooling System Service Cenlre  We Repair _ Replace Rads. Healer Cores & Gas Tanks  AUTOS TRUCKS TRACTORS INDUSTRIAL MARINE  New, Used & Rebuilt  4349 S.C. Hwy.      Pick Up _ Delivery Mon. - Sat  Next to Wilson Creek Chevron Station 885-7981  Bit of Small We Do Them All  G & S DRYWALL  FREE ESTIMATES  For All Your Diywall Needs  Please Cell: 886-9204  COAST CONCRETE  PUMPING & FOUNDATIONS  ��� Pumping ��� Forming ���  ��� Placing ��� Finishing*  Full Service to the Peninsula  885-5537 c��||**|o|���*a"-��"  ROTTLUFF DRYWALU  Residential & Commercial  BRENT  886-9495  R,  IN  Ready Mix Concrete  Sand a Gravel  CONCRETE  SECHELTPLANT  885*7180  O  u' sfuvtNG thi IUMMIM c_��r]  SEPTIC TANKS GIBSONS PI ��NT  WELL LINERS . ��  !   LANT  cunus. etc 886*8174  CONSTRUCTION  I'd"  Excavation, Sewer,  Water, Grading,  Subdivision Design  and Development  8862182 or 8859840  BLDG   CONTRACTORS  A a T ENTERPRISES: Con.truotton S_r_l__o  Serving The Coeat Since 19.5  ��� CUSTOM HOMES  ��� ADDITIONS  ��� RENOVATIONS  ������������MM  f. worn, box m, oissons. s.c. von ivo  DIRECT DRYWALL SYSTEMS  BOARDING ��� TAPING ��� TEXTURED CEILINGS  New Homes & Townhouses - Additions ��� Renovations  PROMPT PROFESSIONAL SERVICE ��� FREE ESTIMATES  Cellular 671 -3754 Home 686*8657  Ron Hovden Gerald R McConnell  TOM'S  Electrical It Plumbing  Residential - Commercial  nuaaarisaUTaa  ' CONTRACTORS LIC. NO. -644  886-3344 ��� 886-3364  (}ntu udl%^etL  Bllolda ��� SerMM ��� Oarage Doora ��� Profiling Doora ��� Windows  MgrtwayioiaPrattM.    hul Hamilton  OHMom,S.CV0N1V0             Sl  Wroiwiaaa-Tsss FytjSMm.  (     M.J.J.  VINYL SIDING  Soffits, FASIA, Shutters  Stone m Brick  Fred Cocker  (Leave Message)  .   Phone 885-6065  P.O. Box 1596  Sechelt, B.C.  VON SAO  AshwardContracting  ���* QUALITY HOME  BUILDING & IMPROVEMENTS  PLAN DESIGN & DRAFTING  For Estimate Call oae eii_  _ Hoard AiMnon 000*0443 /  ��� Residential  ��� Commercial  ��� Auto Glass  Mirror Walls  Peninsula Glass!  & Aluminum  706 Hwy. 101, Sibsons 8S6-8S80  ,2 .hr. Commercial Emergency   886 - 4723  "HUDSON���  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  RENOVATION AND REMODELLING SPECIALIST  CUSTOM DECKS AND DESIGN  15 YEARS EXPERIENCE   -  "When CM'. li n Priority  ROOFINO  Specializing in ell types ot  FREE     commercial ft residential roofing  e��T.mates 886.-2087W _��__����  R   WIST  CONTRACTING  Custom Building ��� -.-modelling'Framing  Foundations ���Home Repairs ��� General  Contracting ��� Small Jobs Welcome  BL 91053.  (604) 885-7576^  Messages 885-5281  KITT EVANS  Construction  Forest  IS Years In FOUNDATIONS * FMMHW ��� RENOVATIONS  ELECT. CONTRACTORS  MipWAY"POWER~UNE  SERVICES LTD: "  1   r'Priv.  .    *    Rea.  Privale ft Industrial Electrical Contractor  High & Low Voltage Power Lines  Reg. No. 16135  ^ER~UNE_2_  Bclrlcal Contractor^ I  ie Power Lines        \\  irBHIAI\l IMEWIWAl- EXCAVATING K        N  ��� Septic Fields ���  ��� Drainage ��� Excavation  ��� Water Lines     ��� Rock Walls  ��� Landscape Construction ���  ��� Call 886-3977 J  ALPINE TRUSS  Bus: 886-8853 _/N. Res: 886-880),  .COMPETITIVE  PRICES  Truiiu made hare on the Sumhlne Coait  Monay spent at haras stays at home.  8888_y\_Res:  I CHAR'S  EXCAVATING  f  Precise Painting & Plaster  ��� All Phase* of Drywall  ��� Complete Custom Painting  ��� Pin Ik Water Damage  ��� Journeymen Workmanship  <_���><>  886-0928      ��&**��     886-9199;  Mackenzie Excavating Ltd.  Land Clearing & Development  Cam Mackenzie  E  1  ULLDOZING  EXCAVATIONS & (iKAVEL flftfi.QORI  LAND (.LEAKING ����" WOi  ROAD BUILDING  CHAR OR DAVE  STK EXCAVATING LTD.  ��� Retaining Walls ��� elc.  Serving the Coast for 20 Years  "We pride ourselves on punctuality."  BOB GURNET  -M--0-0 &���� 1791. GIBSONS. BC VON TVO  GEIM. COlMTRACTORS  CENTURY ROCK  ifff.  Rock Willi        Facings  Patios Plintiii  mSSSSSh  885-5910  ��5_  A    I*'"  Mm (  <aT*       THE  RENOVATIONS WITH  A TOUCH OF CLASS  COMMERCIAL a RESIDENTIAL  IMPROVER M5^  LTD IMLFMOON BAY.  tiMdllJCONCRETE  CONCRETE PUMP TRUCKS  CONCRETE FINISHING OF FLOORS  DRIVEWAYS, PATIOS, SIDEWALKS  For quality work, callus!    88B-7022  /?!&     POMFRET  "i^p^COI_ISTRUCTIOI_l  Selective Land Clearing > Design Consulting  RR2 S4I C5, Gibsons, B.C. VON-IVO   Phone: 886-8900  / O ^->      CLIPtSA  IP BCFGRRiGs Schedule  CUP i SAVE \  I  HEATING  VANCOUVER-SECHELT PCNINSULA  _i_________zan_ig!  JERVIS INLET  cAHLbLUVC    BAlIcHTbAT  Lv. Langdale  6 20 am      2:30 pm  8.30 M'       4:30  10 30 6:30  12:25 pm M 8:20 M  M aaattts Mi.inct lui  Lv. Horseshoe Bay  7 30 am  9-30 M  11.30  1:15 pm  3:30 pm  5:30 M  7:25 M  9:15  Lv. Earls Cove  6 40 am       4:30 pm  8 20 6:30  10 30 6:30  12:25 pmM 10:20 M  Lv. Saltery Bay  5:45 M      3:30 pm  7:35 5:30 M  9:25 M     7:30  11:30       9:30  The Sunshine Coast Cab Company Ltd.  886-7337 885-3666  QIBSONS BUS SCHEDULE  ROUTE 1    via North R. Swot. Fwchet Gowet Fi   t���ntlin Uaim Dr ROUTE 2 Pia" Cnastei Gov,., pi   Wooacf��l< S C Motwe Park  Dipirturs *5 45 1:45 Depart 8:14   4:11 Dtpart ���7:30 1:00     Arrive 5:45 1:21  Mil         7 45 3:45 Ling.m 10:11   1:11 mil    -9:10 3:00     Mall 7:45 3:21  9:45 5:45 Firry 12:11   5:08 11:00 '5:10 9:28 1:21  11:45 7:45 Tirmlnil 2:01*10:00 '1:20 np 11:28 1:40  ���No5:��amrunSaturdays,SundsysorHoll<lays    ft^^W-SSSttn��Sfc'  '10:00 pm run Fri., Sit., Sun. t Holidays  NOTE: Sliopptr'l Loop lv. MM 10:45 im, 12:45, FAflES  2:451> 4:45 pm Msn.-Stt. 0ul ������ town  Info, Comments & Suggestions ��� 886-9318 i��� Town  Adults Seniors  Children Stud.  Contm Tickets  Sl 50    SI 00  75    SI 00       S1 25/ride  75         75  75        75  These transportation schedules sponsored by  Insurance Ay,  Out-P-iYi L^jjj  Summl AgeHciw  4 msmbsf j1 =._.  INSURANCE  886-2000  TRAVEL  886-9255  Travel  PROPANE INC.  ��� Aulo Propane  ��� Appliances  ��� Quality B.B. Q's  885*2380  Hwy 101. across Sl  Irom Big Mac's. Sechell  SECHELT FIRE PLACE LTD.  GAS ��� PELLET* WOOD  Complete Soles & Installations  SHOWROOM Open Tu__.-Sat.  5631 Whart Rd.,MI*T1T1 )  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  SUN8HINE KITCHEN]  . CABINET8 ���  880-9411  Jstiowroom Kern's Plata.Hwy 1o1  Open Tuesday to Saturday 10-4 pm J  fADANAC  Design Coi  TILE AND MARBLE\  msulting and Installation  Free Estimates  Quality Work-Guaranteed  TOBAN RADYM8KI 271-1331  .NANCY QEREIN 885-7546        j  Had Carpal Service From Friendly Professional* In Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons.  TffiE  1 iS^MSSSM^t  k       V    a73Payn��Rd.roib��oh_e-��_.Bi  ..ma**e*mmaam   ������������ Coast News, October 7,1991  21.  CLASSIFIED  BOBCAT A MINI EXCAVATOR  CLASSIFICATIONS  1.   Hwnt * Property  2.    Mrths  ^eS^^masA'Aeea*^^  3.     QMhMnM  r     m\ ^V  4,     In MMItOf IM  A     x  S.   Thank You  a\T\                A  L   Nraonal  ��    A  _*__���__������������>-���-  1  Ti    AnnouncMiwf.1  1  KRFAT 1  i   Personal tervieee  1     1  uncHi i  e.    We-dlnga*  Engagements  mcA /  10. Losl  lUEA ��  11. Found  .IVWI/  12. Pets I Livestock  13. Music  14. Travel  15.   WWHM  ie. Free  IT. Oarage Sales  ^_       ^��  IS. Barter* Trade  ___________r  IS. For Sale  Sassl      aataw  M. Heevy Equipment  **���������������������*'  11. Autoe  \^m  II. Trucks  13. Campers  30.  Entertainment  24. Marine  31.  HelpWentid  4a.  muoiw nonw  32.  Builneei 4 Home Sereins  ae. Motorcycles  33.  Work Wanted  27. Wanted to Rent  34.  Child Cere  21. ���edtBreaktast  33.  Buslnees Opportunities  2*. For Rent  36.  Legal  DROP OFF YOUR  E SUNSHINE-  >ast  CLASSIFIEDS  At Any Of Our Convenient  FRIENDLY  PEOPLE PLACES  In Pender Harbour  MARINA PHARMACY 883-2888  AC BUILDING SUPPLIES 883-9551  In Halfmoon Bay  B__ STORE 885*9435  In Sechelt  THE COAST NEWS  5S21 Cowrie Strsst 885-3930  In Davis  PENINSULA MARKET  '5-9721  In Wilson Creek  WILSON CREEK CAMPGROUND 885*5937  In Roberts Creek  ROBERTS CREEK GENERAL STORE 885-3400  In Gibsons  THE COAST NEWS  (Behind Dockside Pharmacy) 888-2622  DEADLINE IS 3:00PM FRIDAY  There's always a smiling face to receive your  classifieds at Ihe Roberts Creek General Store, our  "Friendly People Place" In Roberts Creek.  THE BEST  DEAL AROUND  COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIED  $  ONE WEEK  4  (Minimum)  ONE WEEK  lot 10 words  (Births. Losl &  Found FREE)  He, mmeeam mmm *~  ��� _iaH8l-_-e ���! mtaammaa  7V. OST  must be  added lo all  our prices  Pay for 2 weeks...get the third week  All Classified Ads Must Be  Pre-Paid Before Insertion  Visa and Mastercard Accepted  SUM SILL CLASSIFIEDS  $11 up to 10 word*  $1 Moh additional word  Your Id, featuring 1 Htm, will run 4 consecutive weeks, then will be  cancelled unleie you Instruct us to renew It by noon Situ-day.  Nor available lor commeiclal advertlaeia.  CLASSIFIED  DEADLINE  Gibsons & Sechelt Offices  NOON SATURDAY  "Friendly People Places"  3i00 PM Fridays  __>-__- SECHaTHMIIO  amomwu-ms sechelt fax mm*  Available lor public uae  dt*  WATERFRONT  54' lot - 80 year lease. Keats  Island. Try your otter. 886-2694.  #24sr  Drive up Trail Ave., past the  arena & discover Ihe new subdivision "Eagleview" on Fairview  oil Lookout. These view lots with  underground wiring are cleared  ready for your dream home.  Signs on property. Priced from  $25,000 up. #21ss  MUST SELL  3 bdrm., 3 balh. spectacular  view. Beautiful sunsets. Close to  marinas, shopping, schools. Approx 2500 sq. It. 883-9418.  988-4310. #40sr  Lisa & John Graham are proud lo  announce Ihe birth ol their son  Mitchell Garret Graham, bom  Sept. 22/91. Lions Gale  Hospital, North Van., B.C.    #40  Greg and Louise and Auntie Patti  are thrilled to announce the birth  ol Iheir new daughler (niece) Sally Louise Hogue, on September  15. 1991, weighing 5 lbs., 11  ozs., al Grace Hospital. Our  special thanks to St. Mary's  Hospital. Ihe ambulance service  and Dr. Burlin for all their help.  M0  ANDERSON REALTY  ��� Recreation a Retirement  ��� Relocation  FREE  CATALOQUE  5P8P Cowrie St.. Box 1219  Sechell. B.C VON 3A0  885-3211 FAX 885-2899  Van Toll Free 884-8016  '3 bdrm. home, almost new, 2  'balhs, 1400 sq. It., plus large  | garage workshop. Spacious corner lol with many trees. Asking  $145,000. 1228 Fitchell al  Veterans Rd. 886-8651.    #40sr  Gibsons. Gower Point choicest  waterlront, panoramic view, V?  acre, 581-2904 (Surrey).   #40sr  Service lot. $29,900 lirm.  Chamberlin & Central Rd., Gibsons. 886-9049. #40sr  WANTED - Acreage with or  without house in Sechelt or Gibsons area. Write: D. Smart, Box  5545. Edmonton, Alia, T6C 4E9.  #40  Ideal starter or retirement home.  2 bdrms.. while vinyl siding,  double glazed windows, 5 appl..  carpets, vertical blinds, curtains,  large view lot with separate  garage. Close to all amenities. No  agents please. Asking $116.000.  Phone 886-7230 for viewing.  #40  Gibsons: Rare view lol with ail  services. Centrally located.  $50,000.885-7618. #41  Wesl Sechelt. 2.300 sq. II.  home, close to schools, 2 storey,  3 bdrm.. plus 1 down with kit-  chenet ollice, Ige. family rm.,  laundry rm., _'/.* balhs. deck,  garage/opener. $138,000.  885-7618. #41  WANTED  Rural acreage by organic farmer  will  consider  llie  estate.  885-6108 or 680-4622.       #40  Davis Bay Estates, Lot 10, 72' x  155', unobstructed view west,  walk to beach, slore, school.  885-7373. #41  mulesr���  MIL SANDY  Call Me far > Markei InhiaUon  Ol Tour Property  Call Anvliiiu*  RES. HII_.H1!_        VAN. TOLL  BUS.Hltt.HI07    FRE-MtllOW  For those who didn't hear Ihe  cheers and trumpets on  September 28 at 8:02 AM,  Calhrine Fuller & Arone Chilton  would like to announce the arrival  ol their grandson Thomas Alexander Fuller-Evans, a wonderful  gift Irom Iheir beautilul daughler  Sara Fuller-Evans. #40  Melanie & Ritchie Gibb are pleased to announce the birth ol their  son Kleran William, born Sept.  21. weighing 8 lbs., 2 ozs.  Grandparents Bill and Sortja  MacLean. George and Debora  Gibb, Janet Fairfield, great  grandparents, Muriel Fairfield,  Ruby & Larry Farr, BUI and Anne  Gibb. #40  Ian Russell William Bourrle al  2:08PM. September 1st, 1991,  weighing 9 lbs., 9 ozs. Proud  parents Sheri and Sean Bourrle  welcome Ian ��� a brother for Ben.  Grandparenls are Tom and  Miriam Fitzsimmons and Peter  and Gladys Bourrie of Victoria.  B.C. Special thanks to Doctor  Burlin, Drs. Carla & Eric Paetkau,  Dr. Farrer, and all the first Iloor  stall at St. Mary's Hospital, for  their care and attention.       #40  3.   Obituaries  GRAHAM, Hazel, ol Blrtle,  Manitoba, lormerly Port Mellon.  Passed away Sept. 28/91 in her  80th year. Predeceased by her  husband Clarence. Survived by  her nephew David Doran, granddaughters Andrea, Lisa, and  Diana ol Gibsons, lamily in  Manitoba and Vancouver Island,  and many Iriends. #40  BLAKEMAN - Passed away Ocl.  1,1991. Marlene Blakeman. late  ol Gibsons, age 58 years. Suryiv-  ed by her loving husband Dick: 1  son Rick and his wife Caroline, ol  Auburn. Wash.. 1 daughter Dawn  Van Wicklen. of Custer, Wash.;  and 6 grandchildren. Service was  held Friday Ocl. 4 In Ihe chapel of  Devlin Funeral Home. Gibsons.  Cremation. Remembrance donations may be made to the Sunshine Coast Home Support Society. Box 2420. Sechell.        #40  ROBERTSON - Passed away Oct.  3. 1991. Oori-Anne Robertson,  late ol Gibsons, age 65 years.  Survived by 3 sons: Baird and his  wile Claudia, ol Richmond; Craig,  ol Gibsons; Colin, of Vancouver;  1 daughler Fay, ol Ottawa; 2  grandchildren: Healher and Jennifer; 1 sister. Pat Nesbill. ol  Salmon Arm. Funeral service  Tubs.. Oct. 8 at 2:30 p.m. In the  chapel of Devlin Funeral Home.  Gibsons, Rev. Esther North officiating. Cremation to follow. #40  4.   In Memoriam  48' x330' ol prime low bank  waterfront in Gibsons Harbour  near. Gibsons Marina. House  neeos repair bul could be fixed  up for recreational or renlal use.  Properly zoned Tourist Commercial |C-2). Double garage plus  slorage shed. $189,500. Phone  Jennifer 1-689-7070. #42  3 yr. old 3 brm rancher wilh 1 Vi  baths, lamily room In new subdivision near school. Plus - adjacent vacant lot. cleared & serviced. Not ollered separately,  $162,000,886-3841. #42  Wanted to trade, qualily 2600 sq.  ft. 5-bedroom home In established residential area. Chilliwack,  lor smaller home on Sunshine  Coast. Some acreage acceptable.  For details, phone 795-5672. #42  For sale by builder: 3 -dr. rancher In Wilson Creek, 2 x 6 construction, en suite, woodslove,  oak cabinets and many other  features. $129,900. GST Incl.  885-7818. #40  GIANNAK0S George, In loving  memory ol a dear husband,  father, and grandfather who  passed away October 1. 1989.  Always missed. Forever  remembered. Deeply missed by  wife Georgia; children Tarry. Gus,  Kristine and Laura; grandsons  George, Jonalhon, and  Christopher. #40  HARRIS Friends of the late Verne  Harris are invited lo a memorial  gathering at 1:30 on Sunday the  13th ol October at 8448 Redroolls  Rd. Please contact Joanne Brenl  al 885-9862. Memorial donations  to World Wildlife Fund.        #40  Many thanks lo Ihe lollowing  groups lor participating In  SUNNYCREST MALL'S  WOMEN'S WEEKEND  ���Transition   House  "Planned  Parenthood "Continuing Education 'Design Arts & Crafts 'Coast  Garibaldi "Sell Image Consultation 'Business and Professional  Woman's Club  Congratulations lo Draw Winners  ���Mrs. W. Davis - Linnadine's  Shoes 'Karen Sopow - Chico's  ���Valerie Layton & Janet Crosby  -Christine's Gifts 'Amber Turley  #40  Are you a woman in an unhappy  relationship, do you need to talk?  Call the Sunshine Casst Transition Houn for confidential 24 hr.  service. 885-2944. TFN  Single male age 45, looking'tor  female companion between age  30-40.885-2873. #43  Shop early lor Xmas wilh AVON.  Call 886-3504. #40  Single? Need new friends or  social activities? Try the Come  And Meet Each Other (CAMEO)  Club. Phone Denise 886-3321 or  Nick 886-7054. MO  Gentle beautilul man seeks gentle  beautilul woman. Box 465, Gibsons, BC VON 1V0. #40  Do you need some inlormation to  deal with your legal problem? Call  the Legal Intoimatton Seniles  885*5161; Mondays and  Wednesdays 9-4. TFN  ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS  885-2896. 886-3463.  TFN  Does someone in your lamily have  a drinking problem? Call Al-Anon  886-9903, 885-7484. 886-9059.  Al-Ateen 886-2565. NC  Phone us today about our selection of beautiful personalized  wedding  invitations,   napkins,  matches, stationery and more.  Jeannies Gilts . Gems  886-2023  TFN  Adult children ol Alcoholics or  dlsfunctional families please call  885-2314 or 885-4622 for help.  NC  Dr. Terry Amlel is pleased lo announce Dr. Jennifer Law has joined him in Ihe Pender Harbour  Health Clinic. Or. Law will be  practicing family medicine Including obstetrics. #40  NEED  HELP?  ��� House Cleaning  ��� Office Relief  ��� Construction  Clean-up  We find the people  YOU get the job done.  Westcoast  Workforce  886-3759  "Lslgh/Morgin Fashions"  now on Sunshine Coast -quality  knits, wools and cotton sweaters,  etc. Call lor catalogue or drop by  lor coflee. Open evenings. Call  Rosemarie 885-5821. #40  Horseshoe Bay  monthly  com-  muter  parking  2 blocks  from  ferry.  Conlact  Joe Chisholm  1-922-8907 eves  #40  Sscrstsrlal Ssrvlesi (correspondence, resumes, mailings,  dictatyping, word processor,  telephone anwering, etc.) Part or  lull lime help Is also available.  885-5552. #40  Experienced music teacher accepting students of any age  -voice, piano, keyboard. For into:  885-5552. #40  Belly Danes starting Sunday, Oct  13, 3 pm at Eagle Fitness.  886-4606 or Deborah 886-8324.  #40  Acting Classes tor  Small Children, Ages 5-8  "Fun and Fantasy"  Under Ihe expert guidance ol  Ronnie Way, prolessional actor  and director lor 26 years.  Specializing in  CMMrsni Theatre  Thursdays 4:30*9:30  at Ihe Twilight Theatre.  For more inlormation call  -16-4722.  Come join the lun. #41  ���������������������  BROOKS t MILLER  FLOOR COVERINBS LTD.  Benjamin Moore Paints  Announcement  Knitting, crochet and needlework  classes lor adults and children.  beginning Oct. 16. tor 8 weeks at  Sew-Easy. Call 885-2725 lor  more information. 140  |Opening soon in;  Lower Gibsons  J.B."a Coxy  Now accepting  consignments ol  good quality used  (hildren's  lothing,  oya, booKiT-tc  ���hone 886 3711  885-6187  or lurther details  ��sa  LAOIESI FREE! TES FBEEI  Clothing Irom Tops 'n Trends.  Call now tor more inlo: Lynda  885-6090. #41  MUSHROOMS IN OIL  Send $5 wilh a SASE to  Mushrooms. R.R. 1 Draper No.  36. Sechell, BC. VON 3A0 lor our  canning recipe. #40  Housesitter avaible Nov. 1 to  March 31. N/S. N/D. male. Rick  980-0225. #40  TRACER RELAXATION  BODYWORK  3   lor   2   Introductory   Offer  Specializing In Women's Health.  ELLEN BESSO  886 3864  #42  Let us lift your spirits  and keep the  drinking driver  off the road  ��� **WE DELIVER* ������  HnClgj,lc.,Gro-_r_.  Pisscnpsons, Open  Hon* md Mratt tteen  ���quori  NOD  886-09!  From East Trail Island. 1990  10'-6" Zodiac (Series I) w/9.9  HP Mercury 0B. Reward.  596-2811 (colled). #41  Reward $25 for the sale return of  Bryan's bicycle, missing on Sept.  21 or 22 Irom the 'Apple Tree' orchard In Roberts Creek. BRC  Voyageur, black _ neon green.  24" ATB boys 12-speed. Phone  886-8810 or return it to Bryan.  #40  Ladies glasses left at Mary's  Variety. Oct. 2.886-8077.    #40  White Lion lyin' on Prall Rd.  886-8951. #40  12. Pets&  Livestock  Piano Tuning  repairs, appraisals  m  Ken Dalgleish  886-2843  PRIVATE GUITAR INSTRUCTION  Practical _ Theory  ALL STYLES  Call Martin  886-7179  #40  S.D*46 Board Staff a  1 at Annual  Flea Market  Car Wash  Sat. Oct 19 ��� 10-3  Elphinstone  Tabs* Rental #10  Lots ot good junk  get the superintendent out to wash  your car.  Proceeds Irom table  rental & car wash  donated to the  Elvea Club Fund  Terri W.8__-_811  FOR TABLE INFO  18   Barter 8, Trade  Experienced music teacher ac  cepting students ol any  age.  Voice,  piano,  keyboard.  Inlo:  885-5552  #40  VIOLIN OR FIDDLE INSTRUCTION  Michelle Bruce  885-9224  #42  Lyn Vernon School ot Music  886-8026  Private Instructors:  Clarke Steabner - classical guitar:  Dave Morgan - jazz & pop guitar:  Mike Hurst - jazz & classical  piano: Kelly Smit - lime. Nicholas  Simons-cello. TFN  Piano lessons for all ages. Experienced piano teacher to teach  in your home. Call now for  registration. Hana Rose.  885-3768. #40  For sale, upright piano. Good  condilion. $650. 885-0850.  evenings. #42  Trade boat lor land, have brand  new 24' Cuddy Sports Fisher 1.0  275 HP beautilul 22' Marshall  Cape Cod cal boat in mini condition with new Yanmar diesel. appraised value ol both $55,000  Looking to trade lor waterlront or  view, in area, oilers Ivan/Debb  (Surrey) 1-576-9349. #40  19  For Sale  Inlra-World Class Travel  885-5885  COSTA RICA  Escorted Costa Rica lour from  $1545 per person, based on dbl  occupancy, departing Feb. 5.  1992. Bonk early st spice it  limited. #40  Buying Bast Bottles 4 Bser Cam  Ws WW Pick Up  80* doz.  886-0951.  #40  Seeking playgroup for 18 mo. old  girl. Oceanmount sub. Jane  886-9204. #40  Top $$$ paid for any military  items, firearms, badges, medals,  bayonets. 886-7591. #42  Used clothing, racks, shelving &  hangers. Phone 886-3721 or  885-6267. #41  SATELLITE SALES  Green Onion Earth Station  885-5644  HAY/STRAW M.OO/Bala  GARDEN MULCH HAV  $3 ../Bale  OATS/WHEAT 10Vlb.  Phone 885-9357  TFN  Cedar Shakes, any size. Will  cuslom cut. 885-5669 or  885-5601. TFN  King size lour poster knotty pine  waterbed. $400 obo. 886-8862.  TFNs  Large school bus. $4500 OBO  gd. cond.. luggage compartment  along bottom, 885-7699.  #40  Avocado Wesllnghouse Iridge.  $250:   white   McClary slove.  $250:   dryer.   $100 OBO.  886-4738. #40  Sklar chesterfield and armchair,  beige with oak surround, almost  new. $950 886-2163 #40  Moving Sale: table, chairs,  shower, wood stove, dishes,  pots, lamps. 886-8778.       #40  Nintendo plus two games, $85:  crib size bed with exc. matlress.  ideal lor toddler. $75.886-3540.  #40  Male voices needed urgently for*  Centennial Singers, must read  music. 885-7019 or 885-9553.  #41  PETFOOD  SCIENCE DIET. IAMS.  TECHNI-CAL, NUTRO-MAK.  PURINA, WAYNE  Also lull line ol bird seed  And much more  Quality Farm * Garden  Supply Ltd.  Pratt Rd. 886-7527  TFN  SPCA SPAVINB PROGRAM  ,Conlacl Then & Now Furniture.  699  Highway   101.   Gibsons,  886-4716 or Marlee Fashions.  NC  BARK  MULCH  lor landscaping.  gardening,  riding arenas, etc  Trucking to be  paid by customer  Also available:  CEDAR chips  Phone 118-70.3  (1 to 4 pm) ^K||  Free Iill, you haul 886-9572  3 drawer dresser, $30:7 drawer  mahogany sew. cenlre/with cutting board, spool holders, etc.  $75 OBO: 6' artificial Christmas  tree, very lull, gd. cond . $50  OBO 886-7736. #40  Large old deep Ireeze. running  condition, free for pick-up.  886-8896. #40  Perfect Starter or Retirement Home  INCLUDES:  ��� 134*4 sq. ft. of living space  ��� 3 bedrooms * 2 bathrooms  Master bedroom with 3pc. ensulte,  ��� 3 car garage  Call Collect 880-7341  Bus. 685-2923  Res 885*5058  in accordance with the wishes ol  my dear late wile Helen Anita  Johnson, her ashes have been  committed to the waters ot Howe  Sound at the Mariners Rest. Her  name win be entered In the  Memorial Record it the Missions  In Vancouver. R.I.P.  Oscar B. Johnsonl  #40|  I Help reduce the pet overpopulation problem - spay or  neuter your pet. NC  Welcome new physiotherapists to  ths cosst: Vladan Jovlcevic  -Dolphin Physiotherapy Clinic,  Sechell, 885-2988. Jill Bradford-  Calarhtvs, Wanness Centre. Gibsons, 888-2650. #42|  ��� 5 year old 3/4 quarter horse. 1 /4  thoroughbred Palomino. $1800.  885-0868. #40  CKC reg. Cairn Terriers.  :bS6_134. #40  'Adult black female cat needs a  new home, excellent mouser.  Phone 886-7820. #41  i Roosters for irade or sale, Alrcana  or Barred Rock. 885-2889.   #41  Buck goat service, stall and corral $20, ring awhile. 885-2819.  #40  n ducks for sale, 885-4149.  #40  OtANT FLU MARKET  Plants _ home baking sale.  Welcome Beach Hall, Redroolls  Road. 10 am, Sunday, Oct. 20.  Table rentals $6. 885-3305 or  885-4590. #41  Moving: Sun., Ocl. 13, 10 - 2  PM. Table, chairs, dishes. 2028  Ocean Batch, 886-8778.     #40  Ocl. 12.10 - 2, 545 Sargent Rd.  Boy's 16" Mke, toys, knick-  knacks, lamp, chair, etc.     #40  Park Ave., Roberts Creek, 10-3.  Sat,Oct. 12. No Early Birds. #40  ���MUST SELL*"  Hoskins electric kiln lurnace.  $285: 8 drawer kardex iliiei  $135: elec. OB motor. $85: sink  _ loilel bowl. $40: double  wrought iron gates. $175.  886-2703. #40  Matching Speed Omen w/0,  heavy duty stainless steel tubs.  $475.885-7203. #40  '83 Ford Ranger 4x4 lor parts:  Kenmore dryer, best olfer.  885-6277. #41  Youth bed with mattress and  posture board. $50: small antique wardrobe. $200. 886-7774  Alice. #41  (2) entertainment cabinets.  886-8734eves. #41  Deep Ireezer, 10 cu. It.. $150:  Lincoln welder. 80 amp. $150:  power hack saw,  $75: apt.  clothes dryer, $75. 883-9570.  #41  Macintosh portable. 4 meg ram.  40 meg HD, $3200 OBO.  885-4568. #41  Dining room set, china cabinet,  table with leal. 6 chairs, $550.  885-5142. #41 22.  Coast News, October 7,1991  Square Dance Dresses &  Crinolines, size 16-18, phone  886-2459. #42  Multi-purpose recyclable bags.  Made ol 100% cotton canvas.  Ideal for groceries. $4.95.  886-7375. #41  16 ft. metal utility trailer, lully  enclosed, tandem axle, 7 _' wide  x6'high.$1500 OBO. 886-4714  TFN  FIREWOOD  $50 PU LOAD  Split - Well Seasoned  You Pick Up  886-3360  #42  8 mm. Movie Projector, $110.00.  like new: 40" Screen for same.  $62.00. good shape. 885-2028.  #40  Propane Range _ two 100 lb.  tanks - $100, or Irade for yard  work. 885-7370. #42  Full sized oflice desk, relinished  honey oak with porcelain trim,  perfect lor home or office, $400.  886-7210. #42  Antique vanity, painted brown  with mirrors, $50.00: brown  couch. $25.00.886-2749.    #42  Firewood, delivered, cord and a  quarter, $125.886-3947.    #42  This week's treasures are: interesting occasional tables: some  wonderful old wicker: a great  rocking chair; 3_ horsepower  water pump (Honda): new lamps  and baskets: and a well-glmbeled  compass. Come and browse.  (Christmas will soon be herel!)  FOR OLDE TIMES SAKE. Sandy  Leach, prop. 886-8261.       #40  Remington   30-06.   Springfield  model 700 Bushnell Scope. 2.5x ���  banner. $500 OBO. 883-9978.   j  #42  Speed Queen washer and dryer,,  $350.   Call   after  6:00   PM,  886-9140. #42  12' Aluminum Boat, 6 Horse  Evinrude Tank, oars, $750. 303  Rifle with ammo., $250. Electric  Lawn Mower, Rear Catcher,  Heavy Duty. $175. ALL OBO.  885-5540. #40  Knitting Yarns  & Patterns  Gibsons Landing  886-2470  Built-in dishwasher, working  condition, $100., 885-7664  #42  Fridge, 2 dr., F/F, 16 cu. It.,  $375. 30" sell-clean range.  $325. Both white. Weslinghouse,  immaculate Waste King Compactor. $150. all almond, used 6 yrs.  Weslinghouse Chest Freezer, 10  cu. ��., avocado, $150. M _ W  Raleigh Mountain Bikes, used  less than 5 mi., $475. both, OBO.  885-3439. #42  Firewood, $50 a load U-pick-up,  $65 delivered same day.  886-7386. #42  RSF, HF-65 Woodstove, 3 yrs.  old, exc. cond., auto damper  w-therm., cat, combust. 14 It.  insul. stainless pipe. 886-4515  days. 886-2461 evenings.    #40  NINTENDO-SEGA  NEW & USED  BUDRIK'S  Mas ft Music  104 Teredo Sq Sechelt  Must sacrilice 25 piece sterling  flatwear Blrks "Old English"  "Fiddle" never used since professionally cleaned. Initial "H"  on each. Value $2800. sale price  $2000 lirm. 886-7355 or  885-2079 eves. #40  Sportsman Iruck canopy, $250  OBO. 886-2200. #40  Apt. size fridge, white, $575;  elec. stove, dishwasher, yellow  $150 ea.; china cabinet, $35; 2  ladies 10-speeds, 18" 8, 16",  $35 ea. 885-5107 alt. 5pm.  #40  Wood burning lireplace c/w 7"  stove pipe/grate, yellow bowl,  $75; maple kitchen cabinets, 4  pees. $250.885-9398.       #40  Pentax 645/80-160 zoom 120.  Back & extras. Mint condition.  686-4886 #33sr  Browning aulo rifle 308 win cal  with 2 - Redtiek) as new. $575  obo. 886-7591 #40sr  Viking 30" coppertone. sell-  clean stove. $359; Gurney  Chatelet 30" HG slove, $389;  Gurney Chatelet 30". HG slove.  $389; Kitchen aid Superba built-  in dishwasher, top ol the line.  $379; Weslinghouse 16 cu. It.  2-dr. FF very nice. $439; 30"  Speed Queen Chatelet 30" almond stove, $429; Gibson almond 16 cu. II. FF, $479; GE almond, 14 cu. 11. 2-dr FF. $439;  Viking While. 15 cu. It. 2-dr FF,  $459: Gibsons avacado 14 cu II  2-dr FF. $389; Maytag washer &  dryer, beautiful shape. $589/set:  and more, all reconditioned.  Guaranteed lor 90 days to 2 yrs  Corner cupboard. 885-4434 or  885-7897 #40  Will buy non-working major appliances. 885-7897. #40  Teak queen size bed. 5 drawer  men's   dresser,   new  cond..  $1400. no mattress. 886-3134.  #40  Nice wood table and lour chairs.  $175,886-7561. #40  Tweed winged rocker, (great  shape). $50.886-8558.    TFNs  Stove and 1 yr. old fridge. $1100  OBO, will sell sep. 886-8787 or  886-9661. #41  Brand new Britannia Junior Encyclopaedia (15 vol.); firescreen;  cross-country skis; leather jacket  (small). 886-2077. #41  Speed Queen heavy duty washer,  good working condition; Speed  Queen heavy duty dryer, needs  repairs. $200 OBO. 886-3471.  #41  Paymaster Cheque Writer  TROPICAL  FISH  - All Types -  - Fancy -  Large Angels  Breeding Pairs  Ladles' Ball Clubs  886*8890 #42  Washing machine, like new.  $425; table, four chairs. $125;  rocker, $25; cartop carrier. $50;  misc. items. 885-9561.       #41  Firewood lor sale. $75 .< Ion  load, spilt and delivered, mixed.  Phone alter 6 pm 886-8807 (Gibsons only). #41  Two oil stoves, good cond., best  offer. 886-9147,886-4790.  #41  High   chair,   as   new,   $50;  bedroom suite, as new, $1100;  4x8 pool table, $400. 885-6231.  #41  Double-wide futon Irame, mattress, $100. Ricoh 35 mm  camera, $225.886-3463.    #40  HOT-TUB Brand new. never used. 8'x8' aqua marble, outdoor.  7 - 9 people, cedar siding, hard  cover. Spa pack included. Valued  $5,600. Will sell for $4,500., Incl. GST/PST. 886-3513.      #40  Washer and dryer, white, good  condilion. 886-4943. #40  Almond slove, working well.  886-2164. #40  Christmas is coming. Regal &  Avon open house. Oct. 23rd, 9  -9. Come and browse. Coflee  Dot's on. 1175 Malaview Rd.. off  Pratt. Lasl house on left,  886-7206. #42  Bobcat w/ Iront end loader and  ramps, good condition, $4000.  885-5845. #40  Yamaha Electronic Piano w/  sound generator and digital sequence recorder, $1,700.  885-5369. #42  Genuine moving sale. 2 super  single waterbeds, plus sheets,  wicker furniture, stereo 8, stand,  Kenmore Dryer ($80), microwave  cart, elec. mower, loveseat.  leather chair ($60), exercise  bike, smaller Items, elc.  886-2878. #40  Ladles' bike. $50, nearly new.  Nintendo deck. 2 controllers, 1  zapper. 1 Duckhunt/Supermarlo  game. $80 OBO. 5 games $25  each.886-3994. #41  20. Heavy  Equinmei  FRESH PRAWNS  TsOn  #40  Woman's mountain bike, gd.  cond. 885-7176. #40  Man's 12-speed Apollo race bike,  $60; Berger-bullder's level, $50.  Evenings, 885-7977. #42  10 h.p. B _ S engine w/clutch,  $175: 8 h.p. Kohler engine  W/12V. elec. start, $375; 3  -7h.p. Wisconsin engines, $250  for all 3.886-9868. #42  BOBCAT &  MINI EXCAVATOR  FOR RENT  Attachments available  DAY, WEEK, MONTH  886-8538  We'll Beit Any  Competitor's Rates  FN  Se__bml  RENTALS LTD  ISM Camaro 3S7  auto, black/black,  alarm system,  new Interior,  call Randy 8864244  alter 4 pm  886-8744  BtpraHrTtl-U-B.-tl  INDUSTRY. CI INSTWKT10N,  HOME �� FARM  HWY. 101, GIBSONS  MONDAY TO SATURDAY, 85  CASH PAID  For Some Cars and Trucks  Dead Car Removal  Abes Used Auto Parts  and Towing  886*2020  TFN  '70 Dodge Dart slant 6. Runs  well, parts avail., $600 OBO  Phone 885-7284. TFNs  1976 Volare Wagon, slanl 6.  reliable, low mileage. Asking  $600,886-3841. #40sr"  1973 Super Beetle, $2500 OBO.  883-9234. #27ss  Estate sale. 1977 Cadillac, low  mileage, good shape. Offers.  886-3306. #40sr  1985 Ford Escort, 4-dr, 5-spd,  exc. cond. 886-3789.       #41sr  1980 Camaro 305 aulo., T. Tops  Rally rims, S2600. 885-7113.  #40ss  1984 Volvo GL Turbo 5 sp.. p/w,  p/lock, p/anl.. sunrool, exc.  cond., $7200 OBO. 886-7653.  #40  1972 Ford van conversion. 302  aulo. tridge. stove., heater.  $2500.885-7906 #41  1976 Chrysler Cordoba, 82.000  original miles, exc. cond. in and  out. $2950.885-4831.        141  1967 Plymouth 318 Fury 2, exc.  shape, new motor. $3500.  883-9570. #41  1983 Buick Century LTD. one  lady owner. $4500 OBO.  886-3075 alter 5. #41  Top ol the Line 1988 Landau  Mark Cross New Yorker, low  mileage:   1989 Taurus station  wagon, well priced. 885-5398.  #41  '62 Ford Falcon 883-9259.  #41  1976 Ford Capri. Black Cal Edition, new clutch, good running  cond.. $1000. 885-5635 alter 5  pm. #41  25. Mobile Homes    |j 29. For Renl  1978 Ford F250 super cab. 4x4.  with  10 It   security camper.  885-3374 ��4ss  SKOOKUM  CHRYSLER  ���'91 Voyageur  ���90 Dakota  ���'90 Maxi Van, 14 pass,  ���'90 Caravan  "90 Jeep, VP Islander  ���'88 Ford Aerostar  '88 Chev Suburban, V6  '86 Nissan X-Cab. loaded  ���84 Chev Vi ton, V8 automatic  '81 Volkswagon Vanagon  77 Chev Vandura  ���May qualily lor manufacture  warranty.  HWY. 101, GIBSONS  886-3433  DL8084 #39  SecheH Pickup  Truck Recycle!?  ��� We SELL used ft  rebuilt Parts  ��� We pay CASH for  running or non-  running Pickups  DAVE or JIM  88. .9.2 or 88, 79_-  1988 Toyota Camry s/w, metallic  silver, 5 sp.. power sunroof,  p/w, cruise, AM/FM cassette,  immac. cond.. snow tires, sheepskin covers, $12,800 OBO.  885-7132. #40  '82 Dalsun s/w, sunrool. tape  deck, $1000 firm. 886-4720.  886-7570 eves. #40  1984 Ford Tempo, exc. cond.,  $3000.885-6169. #40  1981 Buick Century LTD, 96.000  kms.. all power, truly beautiful  car, $3500 OBO. 885-5410.  #41  '81 Ford Fairmont station wagon,  very reliable, exc. cond.. $2200  OBO. 885-5458. #40  1970 Muslang Grande P/S. P/B.  A/T. reconditioned motor, approx. 12,000 ml. $1500 OBO.  886-8706. #40  Estate Sale: '84 Ponliac Acadian  H/B. perfect running order,  automatic. $1900 obo.  886-7769. #40  Painting cars at low prices. Phone  alt. 6 pm. 886-8309. #40  1985 Camaro, V6 5 spd., low  miles, a steal at $5500.  886-8160. #41  '78 Muslang. red, T-rool, V8 4  spd., good cond., no rust,  $2300.886-4795. #41  '86 Plymouth Voyageur, exc  cond.. $7975 OBO. 886-7559.  #41  1973 Datsun 1200. runs well,  reliable, good lirst car for student. $600.00 OBO. Call Nicole  886-8825 or 885-2351 after 6  pm. #42  1984 Ford Escort Wagon, runs  well, $1200 OBO. Phone  886-9894. #42  1977 Chevrolet Malibu Station  Wagon.  Good transportation.  $200.00. 886-2738 after 5pm.  #42  1981 Olds Cutlass Supreme, 2  door, $1900 OBO. 886-7999. #40  1977 Thunderblrd, new brakes  and exhaust. Mechanically  sound. $900 OBO. 885-1943.#40  1969 Red Firebird 400 sm. blk.,  good body. $5,500. Call Randy  885-7829,9AM-5PM. #42  Reliant 'K' car, excellent condition, very reliable _ inexpensive  to run, 27.000 ml. Moving, must  sell, $4,990,886-3113.       #42  '81 RS Capri 6 cyl., 4 spd.,  T-tops, louvers, stereo, (loaded).  New rubber, bat, clutch. Nice  car!! $3,600 OBO. 886-7378. #42  '81 Mercury Capri Auto., A/C,  good cond., $1200 OBO.  886-8076. #42  1988 MERCURY   '  GRAND MAROUIS L.S.  Top of the line model, looks like  new. Only 33,000 km. Phone  owner Olll Sladey. 885-3718. An  exceptional buy, at only $14,500.  #40  1977 Chevy deluxe Nomad van,  captains' seats, needs work,  parts. 886-2878 #44sr  Used Camaro T-Top, $495 for the  sel, with covers, e86-9500  anyiime. #40sr  Black '90 Mustang 5.0 LX. 10  mos. old, lowered, tinted, 3,55  end. Extended warranty  available. Value, $15,000 or  Irade up/down lor Toyola 4 Runner or equivalent. 886-2694.  #25ss  GOV'T CERTIFIED  HIAB ON PROPANE  1973 GMC 6500 cabover HIAB  550 w/extras, 18' steel deck.  366 Vi). 5-spd, fresh inspection,  $5800.886-7227. TFN  1965 CJ5 4 cyl. 3-sp. manual,  soil & bikini tops, two sets ol  lires. $3000 obo. 886-9127.  #40ss  1976 Ford 150 P/U stepside 390  4-spd. new rubber. $1000.  886-4690 alt. 5 pm. #40SS  1980 Dodge van. 6-cyl., auto.,  insulated _ shelved, good cond.,  $1200.885-7042. #40  Must sell! The perlecl heavy duly  vehicle,'83 4X4 Suburban, Stan,  irans.. exc. cond.. no rust,  awesome stereo, $7250 OBO.  1-921-6217. #40  1985 Chev .< ton 4X4 pickup,  350 auto., power steering, P.B.,  AM/FM cass. stereo system,  $5900.885-7054. #40  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  9.9-20-30-40-50-70      HP  1989-1990 Evinrudes. Excellent  condition. Lowes Resort.  883-2456. TFN  Yes! There is a reliable local pro-  pellor repair service. 885-5278.  TFN  E-Z-Loader Trailers Sales and  Service. Trades welcome.  883-1119. TFN  W.G. Sutherland Saks and Service. Mariner Force Chrysler and  Mercruiser & Yanmar 883-1119.  TFN  16' Work/Pleasure/Heavy duty  construction, Volvo 125 HP, 270  outdrive, towpost, heater, view  Smitty's Marina. $3200 (otters).  886-2567. #28ss  22' Sangsler, 302, V8.888 Merc  leg, molor rebuilt, new manifolds,  hard top. trailer, extras $6500  886-8443. #22ss  19' Inboard Clinker runabout.  Very fast and In top condition,  surveyed value $8500. Oilers &  Irades considered. 886-2738.  #40sr  F/G boat, trailer. 6 HP. 0/B, gas  tank. Complete, $600.  885-2965 #38sr  22 loot Sangster twin Volvo legs.  lots ol extras. $3900 OBO.  886-9741. #40sr  Highliner trailer, like new. 1000  Kg, 14" lires, $1700 OBO.  886-3001. #40sr  18' Davidson sailboat, new main,  new cushions, exc. cond.,  $3800.885-9333. #40sr  24' Bayliner cruiser, sleeps 6.  exlras. 883-2661. #40  $150-  #40  ASKING $14,900.  Bright, clean, 3 bdrm. Bendix  Leader.   12x68'.   large  pad.  backs on Greenbelt.  Includes  fridge, range, washer _ dryer.  Mobile has been renovated &  painted.   Vendor   says   sell.  Located in Gibsons' finest Mobile  Home Park. Pad rent $190/mo.  SUNSHINE COAST M.H.P.  1413 HWY. 101  886-9826  #41  26. Motorcycles  K.  In Slock at  EN MAC    cycle  "Oil Filters, Batteries, Tiies,  Riding Gear, etc.  Phone Jay at 888*2031  '86 Honda Aspencade, exc.  cond.. garage kept. $7500.  886-9595. #40sr  Montasa 250. on-road/oll-road.  exc. shape. $1200. 886-7655 or  220-9564. #40ss  1986 Yamaha XT600. exc. cond.  885-5564. #40ss  Motorcycle battery. 6 volts, brand  new, $40. Dan 885-4503.    #40  1982 Yamaha Maxim 650. low  miles, new tires, $900 OBO.  885-4404. #41  8'   cartop   dinghy,  1982 Toyola Tercel, exc. cond.,  $2900 obo. 886-7738 or  886-2833. #40sr  1975  Olds  Cutlass  Supreme,  $600 obo. 886-8862.        TFNs  1978 Ponliac LeMans. gd. running order, $500. 886-3963.  #40sr  1988 Ford Tracer,  after 5 PM.  886-7031,  #42  1990 Grand Caravan LE. loaded,  28,000 km. $18,500. 885-6026.  #42  For sals or rent, school bus. One  converted bus R.V. sell $7000  OBO. Rent $350 per mo.  885*7699. #40  1985 John Deere, 650 4x4, front  loader, rear blade, $7,900.  886-3811. #42  SKOOKUM  CHRYSLER  "91 Chrysler Dynasty (2)  "91 Firefly Convertible  "90 Sprint, 4 dr., aulo trans.  "90 Acclaim, 4 dr.  "89 Acclaim, 4 dr., tan  "89 Colt, 4 dr., auto  "89 Horizon, 4 dr., auto  "89 Chev Cavalier s/wagon  "89 Ford Probe, auto Irans.  "88 Dodge 600, very clean  '88 Pontiac Sunbird  "88 Chrysler 5th Ave., loaded  '85 Dodge Aries s/wagon  '85 Chev Monte Carlo (toys),  '84 Toyota Camray  '84 Nissan Sentra, loaded  '84 Chevetle, 4 dr., auto trans.  '81 Plymouth Reliant, 4 dr.  73 Buick Riviera, 'collectors'  '73 Chev Nova 'very quick'  'May qualify tor manufacture  warranty.  HWY. 101, GIBSONS  886*3433  DLB084   #39  saeaest  $ave:  coastline:  i wto parts e  1981 Volvo 240 DL. good shape.  $3,500 OBO. Sun roof.  886-3811. #42  1987 Ford Ranger S Model,  67,000 kms, V-8 aulo, dual luel  propane/gas. Complete w/box-  liner, canopy, running boards,  AM/FM cass., $7000 wilh propane or $6500 without propane;  2 Michelin P215/70R15 all  season Radials. mounted on Ford  rims, $150.886-8633.        #40  '87 Ford F150, 6 cyl. 4 spd.,  5500 k, canopy, am/lm cass.,  needs paint, $6950. 886-3383.  #41  1968 GMC 1-ton dump, new  brakes, new exhaust, $1500.  886-3910. #41  '69 Ford P/U, 351V8. runs well,  $475 OBO. 886-3227, ask for  Gary. #42  1978 GMC ��� Ion. mechanically  sound, $800 OBO. 886-9050J42  '87 Ford F150, 6cyl., 4 sp.,  55.000K., canopy AM-FM cass..  needs paint. $6950. 886-3383.  #43  1973 Dodge   _  Ion. 4 sp.,  65,000 miles, on slanl 6, new  battery, ALT, clutch etc. Good  truck. $1900 OBO. 885-2704.  #42  '76 Dodge Long Body Van, part  camperized, $2,100 OBO.  886-9156. #40  1980 GMC Van. panelled, captain's chairs, new tires, $2,400  OBO. 886-3811. #42  23. Campers  18' Olympic wilh 115 Evinrude,  $2000 OBO. 883-1119.        #40  1988 40 HP Mariner elec.  manual, long shall control.  $12000BQ. 883-1119.        #40  2   10'   duck  883-9163.  punts.  $150.  #41  1988 Honda CB450S, excellent  condilion. $2300 OBO. Consider  trade lor Iruck or renovation  work. 886-3071.  #42  Hopkins Landing, cozy main floor  3 bdrm., view, parking, W/D,  hottub. garden, basement  slorage. 1 km. tram terry. N/S  prel. $825. (604) 277-4725. #42  Immac. 2 bdrm. townhouse. Gibsons, like new, close to  everything. Avail. Ocl. 15. 6  appl. $780.731-2920.        #41  SECHELT AREA  0ne1 bdrm.. one 2 bdrm., lully  lurnished lownhouse avail, immed. Call Bob. 439-4271 days,  931-5591 eves. #42  1 bdrm. suite, waterlront, Pender  Harbour, $275 plus utils.  883-9177. #42  3 bdrm. view condo, lower Gibsons Village, newly decorated,  $850/mo. 886-4724. #42  Gibsons, ocean view, 3 bdrms.,  lamily suite. 4 appl., avail, mid-  Oct, 886-4773. #40  27. Wanled lo Rent  Professional couple wanting to  renl 2-3 bdrm. home. Sechell to  Gibsons, long term rent starting  Jan. 1/92. N/S, no pels. Call  collect lo 632-6052. #40  Professional woman, 2 cats,  seeks small house, suite. Sechelt  area. 886-8646 eves. #40  Single lady, small cabin, secluded spot, $300 max. 886-7592  eves. 5-8 pm. #41  Central Gibsons, Ireshly painted  view, 2 bdrm., yard, deck,  $600/mo. 886-2940. #42  2 bedroom house, some view, 1  blk from Mall and schools. Ideal  location. No pels. $650/mo.  886-9135. #42  AvaiTNov. 1. YMCA Rd,.  Langdale, 2 large bdrms. up,  linished basement, carport. 1V.  balh. $650/mo. 886-9290.   #42  Excellent views, walk to ferry,  large 3 bdrm.-. exec, house,  decks, carports, etc., $825.  886-4654 after 5 PM. #42  Newly decorated 1 bdrm., 4  appl.. carpets, view, Sechelt  Village, no pets, $500 & part,  utll. 434-5347. #42  wis  1991 Mariner and Force Outboard  Clearance Sale. Dealer cost. W.G.  Sutherland Sales and Service  Ltd. 883-1119. #41  9_ H.P. Johnstone outboard,  good running outboard, good  running condition. $450 OBO.  886-2331. #42  19' Apollo Ski Boat, 350  eng..equipped with skis, tow  rope, life jackets. E-Z loader,  $7200.886-7686. #42  6 monlhs moorage available Irom  Nov. 1st, 40' slip power and  nater, Jolly Roger Marina. $550.  385-7252. #42  M.V. Blacklist!, 24' Owens, well  appointed large lish deck, Coast  Guard inspected, moorage, parking, hydro paid till Dec/91,  featuring new Swann aulo, anchor pkg., new LMS, 200 w/  Loran C, new lenders. brackets,  mooring lines, new windows,  completely relinished hull and  swimgrld, new handrails, flush  mount Fishon rod holders (5)  FWC 318 Chrysler, 120 hrs. and  much more, $10,500.885-7977.  #38sr  1987 Hyundai Stellar CL. lop ol  the line, rare, 2 litre. 5 sp.,  sunrool. factory mags, charcoal  gray. One owner $3,000 lirm.  886-9449. #42  1938 Dodge, complete, some  rust, nol running, $1,000.  886-3994. #41  '80 VW red Rabbil, rebuilt engine  - new clutch, excellent cond.  885-6108eves. #42  '87 Deluxe 24' Molorhome. exc.  cond., 886-8481. #40sr  1975 Dodge Maxi-Van, 3-way  Iridge. stove, furnace, toilet,  sink. $7300.886-3306.    #40sr  13'Scamper trailer, clean, gd.  cond., $2500.886-3222. #31ss  ��� 117S     ^^^  1977 Chevy Deluxe Nomad van,  parts only 885-2207.       #40sr  1962 Chev. _ ton pickup. Runs  Okay. $600.885-7029.     #40sr  1990 F150 4x4 supercab, short  box, XLT, 17,000 kms., Lariat,  lully loaded 8, extras, $20,500.  886-3767. #40sr  1977 Dodge camperized maxi  van. Raised rool, Iridge, stove,  lurnace, propane powered, very  clean & economical, $4500 lirm.  886-2182. #43sr  13 ft. Boler. sleeps 4, exc. cond ,  $2195.886-8487. #37ss  1991 Taurus travel trailer, 26',  $17,500flrm. 885-2727.     #41  24 ft. 'Holiday' travel trailer, 16  i ft. awning, radials, forced air  ' turn., shower/tub, sleeps 6, 30  lb. propane tanks, batt. charger,  $7950. Eves. 885-4143.      #40  I Ford Getaway van, '89 loaded,  dealer. Value $26,000, olfers.  885-3591. #41  30 ft. 5th Wheel trailer, full bath,  A/C hitch, $6900. 885-5890.  #40  17V.' Wilderness Trailer, sleeps  6, stove, Iridge, good condition,  $2400.883*9054. #42  1991 Taurus 26' Trailer, rear  bdrm., storm windows, loam  undercoating, still under warranty. 885-2727 #42  Rubber rati: Avon - Rover H3-40.  max. 15 HP, Yr price. $2200.  885-2306. #28ss  24' sailboat lor parts or repair;  lully equipped sloop, 5 sails,  head, anchor, life jackets. 8-hp  Honda ob (like new); together,  $1450, mtr. alone. $800.  886-8017, lv.msg. TFN  Mature professional couple with  small clean dog require 2-3  bdrm. furnished waterfront  house, now until June or longer  tor weekend use, Langdale to  Hallmoon Bay, up to $650/mo,  1-263-3383 colled. #41  MANAGEMENT  SERVICES  * Residential  * Commercial  * Industrial  We will  Roberts   Creek  dances,  parties,  Yvonne 886-7815.  Hall  avail.,  weddings.  TFN  STORAGE  Heated, pallatized, gov't approved. Len Wray's Transler Ltd.  886-2664.                       TFN  SECHELT HUME  WintS LTD.  cipiiin Ml mrm  M.C.M.M.C.   M.N.A.M.S.  M.A.B.Y.C.   ��� Marine  Surveyors and Consultants!  3 bdrm suile, 2 bath, 5 appl.,  $700/mo. Rel, single lamily, no  pets. 1-562-6032.886-2714.#41  Gambier Island cabin; 1 bdrm  plus roomy loft, view, winterized,  10 mln. Irom Langdale via  Dogwood ferry, $425. 886-8098.  #40  2 bdrm. view apt. on Gower Poinl  Rd. opposite the harbour, walk to  all amenities, new kilchen,  bathroom, wall to wall carpets,  laundry lacilities, $730. Phone  886-3420. #41  2 bdrm. Lower Gibsons. 1 block  Irom swimming, 4 appls., newly  painted, no pets. $725, avail,  now. 883-9650 eves.,266-7478  leave message. #42  Near new, spacious 2 bedroom  townhouse with view. 1'/? baths,  4appls.,1600sq.ll.,$850/mo.  866-3313 or 531-0690 collect.  TFN  Screen potential renters  Do moving-in inspection  Arrange for maintenance  & repairs  Collect the renl & damage]  deposit  Disburse renl monies lo  owner  ��� Do moving-out inspection  FORLEASE:  Approximately 800 to  1300 sq.ft. of fabulous  office space In lower  Cibsons area. Landlord may provide some  leasehold improvements.  One bedroom suite, main floor of  house, view of harbour, lireplace,  utilities, cable Included, no pels,  $500, avail, now. 686-4856. #41  25. Mobile Homes  14x68, stove, fridge,  washer/dryer, dishwasher, air  cond., new rugs, $24,500. Must  be moved. 886-7013.       #44sr  Deluxe  Modular Home  Set-up in new park  Ready for Immediate occupancy  Must be seen to be appreciated  Trades welcome  collect 597-3322  1-800-663-3637  TFN  FOR LEASE  LOCATION  LOCATION  LOCATIONI  Fabulous retail space  immediately adjacent to  Galiano Market, Sechell  (Bernadetle's Galleries)  Perlecl location for your  retail business.  Possibly some good  residential rentals  coming up Sept. or Oct.  Avoid all the hassles  and problems and tor  just a pittance,  CALL the Properly  Management Expert  STEVE SAWYER at  GIBSONS  REALTY LTD.  886-2277  PROFESSIONAL MINI STORAGE  New Building  886-8628  #40  Davis Bay, Wilson Creek Hat  available. Wheelchair faculties.  685-2752,888*8883. #45  Modern 2 bdrm. house on waterfront near Secret Cove, suitable  lor couple, N/S, no pets,  $600/mo. 683-2423. #40  IMMEDIATE POSSESSION  Four Display Homes  Starling at $49,900  With as Low as 5% Down  Map Assistance OAC  CONTACT  Sylvia McLean 886-2597  or 1-800-663-3637  TFN  BY OWNER  12x68 Mobile Home  For inquiries Call  886-3039 - 886-7306  #40  Knight mobile 1970 12'x62',  custom built, interior mahogany,  rosewood & eastern pine, 4  appl., immac., $21,500 OBO,  many exlras. 886-8114.      #41  Near-new, bright 1 bdrm. suite,  lurnished, F/P, W/D, Central  Gibsons. $450/mo. Avail, immed,277-6205. #41  Central Gibsons, bright, clean 3  bdrm., top floor duplex,  southview sundeck, F/P, W/D,  lurnished, N/S, $750/mo.,  avail, immed. 277-6205.     #41  View acreage avail. Immed., 3  bdrm. home In Roberts Creek. 10  mln. trom terry. $800/mo���  reduction lor yardwork. Call  228-1679 alter 6:00 PM.     #42  Gibsons 2 bedrooms, live appliances, walk to Landing Shops,  view, $850/mo. 686-2294. Alter  live: 886-9804. #40  Furn. 1 bdrm. unit at the Jolly  Roger, avail. Nov. 1st. Call  469-1558. #41  New 3 bdrm. house lull basement, no pets, close to school  and shopping. No calls alter  9pm. 886-9250. #40  Beautllul 2 bdrm. condo, central  Gibsons, large wraparound deck,  view, new fridge, stove, D/W,  avail. Immed., $775. Phone  685-1744 or 866-3050.        #40  Reduced rent In exchange lor  light caretaklng duties. Tri-plex  15 mln. Irom lerry. Large 3  bdrm. apartment, laundry  facilities avail., children  welcome. No pets. Rent  $500/mo., avail. Oct. 1.  885*7006or 1-467-4260.     #40  Gibsons, Irg. 1 bdrm. apt., newly  decorated, quiet suburb near  Shopping mall, $525/mo.  886*0956 or 883*1142 on  weekends. #40  ROOMS  5105p-r�����-���  ptn in  PENINSULA  MOTOR INN  816-2104  .  mtmsssmmm^st^^mM Coast News, October 7,1991  23.  29. For Rent  Modern turnished 1 bdrm. home,  elec. healing. 5 appl. colour TV.  cable. Secluded Reorootts. Hallmoon Bay, suite couple or single.  N/S, no pets, special terms to  mature responsible tenant(s) with  rets. Avail. Nov. 1-April 30,  1992.885-9398. #40  Private 1 bdrm. cottage for rent,  utilities incl., $500. 886-4567.  #40  1 bdrm. unfurnished suite, $325  plus hydro. 883-2661.        #40  Small 3 bdrm. house, lower Gibsons, $650/mo. plus utils.  886-0966. #40  House to rent - main Iloor only. 2  bdrms., washing lacilities, etc.,  view property - Keats, mountains, Georgia Strait - avail. Nov.  $650/mo. Phone 1-984-0567.  #41  SUNNY! Gibsons. 4 bdrm. upper  duplex, large kitchen, dining  room, living room, fireplace,  sundeck, dishwasher, 1 _ baths,  large yard, close lo Cedar Grove  school, newly renovated, no pets,  rets, req., avail. Nov. 1. $850.  e86-468Satt. Oct. 10 #41  NEWLY REN0VATED1 Gibsons 3  bdrm. lower duplex, sunny living  room, airtight woodstove, patio,  kids tree fort, large yard, close to  Cedar Grove school, no pets,  refs. req., Avail. Nov. 1. $750.  886-4688 all. Ocl. 10. #41  THE  WESTPORT...  Walk tt, the Landing Shops and  beach from this high quality  building in Lower Gibsons featuring custom fitted kitchen with  stove & Iridge. designer  bathroom, mini-blinds on all windows, lully carpeted, laundry  facility, security entrance, privale  patios, panoramic views.  1 Bedroom Apartments  $635  2 Bedroom Apartments  tram $730  Call  886*3420  For Appointment To View  #41  1_ bdrm. house. Lower Gibsons, avail. Nov. 1. $525/mo. No  pels. 1-271-0753. #42  Near new Gibsons 1620 sq.lt., 3  bdrm. townhouse, covered  balcony. 1V. baths, soaker tub,  skylight, 5 appl., mini blinds,  carport. $950/mo. 230-4099.  #42  750 sq. It. industrial workshop In  Gibsons. $475. Call 1-921-6751.  #42  One bdrm.. beautiful view,  gourmet kitchen, W/D, lots of  storage. Relerences needed.  $500/mo., avail. Immed.  936-5588. #42  Gibsons, 1 bdrm.. new paint,  carpets, gorgeous view, available  immed., $395. 886-2919,  255-2044. #40  Large, sunny 2 bdrm. ground  Iloor,   near   marina.   Gibsons.  $650. plus. 885-9859 Arthur.  #42  15 mln. Irom Langdale Ferry, 3  bdrm.apt., 1250sq.lt. .lop II. ol  triplex, privale entrance, Iree  parking, washing facilities, avail.  Nov. 1, no pets, 886-7006,  1-467-4260. #42  Largs tauriwt 2 bdrm. apt. In  adult oriented building, centrally  located with view, private entrance, insuile laundry, sunroom,  heat & hot water included, no  pels. $875/mo., by appointment  only. 886-7363. #41  Pleasant 2 bdrm. w/yard near  marina. $500.886-7400.     #41  Very nice 2 bdrm. house In Lower  Gibsons, lovely view, $700.  879-3775 #41  Lrg. upper duplex. 3 bdrm.. 5  appl.. view, $775 plus share utll.  #40  2 bdrm furnished waterlront cottage, oil & wood heat, adults  prelerred. No pets, Ocl 1 - June  30, $595 incl. cable, 886-9320  or 438-3843. #41  Roommate wanted to share  beautllul waterlront house,  reasonable rent. 886-7730.  #40  AFFORDABLE  Small 2 bdrm ground level suite  in duplex. Private entrance,  shared bathroom. Otl Pratt Rd,  Gibsons. Suitable to clean, quiet,  resp. person. Avail. Ocl. 31,  $375 Incl. util. 886-2691 or  886-3129. #40  Hallmoon Bay. 1 bdrm cottage.  $450: also large artist studio  -workshop or small business, C3  zoned, 30'x30'x16'. $325. Renl  one or both - reduced rent lor  maintenance 8 renovations.  876-5794 between 5'-8 pm. #40  Garden Bay lower spill level suite  avail. Oct 1/91. Modern with all  amenities & close to stors, post  olfice, etc. $450/mon. 734-4561  or 734-9779. #40  1 bdrm. trailer, apply at 5327  Hwy. 101, Seima Park. $450.#41  Very nice furnished 3 bdrm.  house in Lower Gibsons with  view, sauna, close to marina,  refs. req., $1200 plus utll.  886-9084 or 1-946-0465.     #41  Near new attractive 3 bdrm.  house In Langdale, lull basement, woodslove, electric heat, 3  appl., double garage, $850/mo.,  avail. Nov. 1.886-7392.     #41  Gibsons, Ig. 1 bdrm. apt., newly  decorated, quiet suburb nsar  shopping  mall,  $525/mo.  886-0956 or 883-1142 wknds.  #40  Furnished 14x70 mobile SCTP  Irom Nov. 1 lo April 1/92. would  suit single or couple, SSOO/mo.  plus util. 888*2155. #43  Clean, bright 2 bdrm. duplex. 10  min. from Sechell. $550. avail.  Immed. 1-534-2517eves.    #40  1 bdrm. home. Roberls Creek. 4  appl. and fireplace, no pets,  $450. 439-1652 weekends.  886-8725. #42  31. Help Wanted  Experienced denial receptionist 3  days/week for caring, team-  oriented lamily practice. Exc.  organizational/secretarial skills  essential. Must have warm,  friendly disposition. Send resume  to Dr. Dan Kingsbury, Box 1099,  Sechell, BC VON 3A0.        TFN  NEW opportunity. Make up to  $500 or more per week. Assemble our products. 24-hr recorded  info, gives details. (604)  623-2011 or (604) 520-6444.#43  Wanted - experienced commercial  journeyman and apprentice elec-  Irians lor large commercial pro-  led in Gibsons. Top wage and  benefit package available. Send  resumes to:  Protec Installations Ltd.  #9-11720 VoyageurWay  Richmond, B.C. V6X 3G9  FAX: 278-3248. #40  Sechell company requires the  services ol a part-time sales rep.  Must be able lo work with little  supervision. Advertising  background an asset. Ideal position for seml-retlred individual.  Write to: Box 218, Sechelt. B.C.  #40  EARN MONEY Reading books!  $30,000/yr. Income potential.  Details. (1) 805 962-8000 Ext.  CY-308. #41  Enthusiastic sales person to handle Sunshine Coast region for our  growing company. Experienced  in window coverings a must. Car  needed. Call collect 270-1811.  #41  Semi-retired person with good  secretarial and phone skills to  work for growing dance school.  Mon.-Thurs. 3:00-8:00, Fridays  3:00-5:00, and Saturdays  9:30-2:30, the lirst and last  weeks ol the month. To start.  ASAP call 886-4722 or  886-2989. #41  INFANT DEVELOPMENT ~~  PROGRAMME COORDINATOR  18 hours per week  Applicants require prolessional  training In a Held related to early  childhood developmeni (eg,  therapy, education, psychology).  Also required is demonstrated,  practical experience in working'  with developmental^ delayed infants and children, their lamilies  and other professionals. Responsibilities include program administration, stall supervision,  and direct service to lamilies.  Send resume by October 15 to:  Executive Director, Sunshine  Coast Community Services Society, Box 1069, Sechell. B.C. VON  3A0. For inlormation phone  885-5881. #41  Sales Associates, Cashiers, lull  or part-time positions available.  Send resume: Woolworth's,  General Delivery, Gibsons, VON  1V0  #40  Experienced log house builder lo  tail, peel and build Irom logs on  property. 883-9998. #42  Juts.  Pine Mushroom Buyer, 1149  Chaster Rd., 886*8251.       #42  Shop controller wanted tor local  dealership, qualifications, Hat  rale & Ford warranty is a must.  Work closely with technician, Iill  In as service advisor, computer  friendly. Apply at, or send  resume to: South Coast Ford,  attn.Kel Hansen. #41  Dental receptionist with previous  denial knowledge required tor  busy ollice 4 days per week. Interpersonal skills most Important.  Apply to Dr. Bland Inc., RR#2,  Gibsons, BC VON 1V0 with handwritten letter, resume and letters  ol reference. TFN  Wanted experienced commercial  journeyman and apprentice electricians for large commercial project in Gibsons. Top wags and  benefit package available. Send  resumes lo: Protec Installations  Ltd., #9-11720 Voyageur Way,  Richmond, B.C. V6X 3G9. Fax  278-3248. #41  The Sunshine is  Brighter than  Ever"  Now Under New  Mu-tfOlKnl  __wa_��_aa-|tarN-il  Ce�� C_e_f__, Ceerteevo  r/T arfNfs xt^at ssms a  nammammm*  t-ttei_-_-_MCoeat  MU.iaMNvry.iei  (ItMtalMhrkl  $12-$1B/hr working Irom home.  Send SASE to: JC 6 C  HOLDINGS. DEPT B, 1054  LAKELAND VIII BLVD. SHERWOOD PARK ALTAT8H 1B2  #40  Volunteer  Host Families needed  tor the cast ol Up With  People arriving in  Sechelt November Sth  lor three days. The cast  are students between  the ages ol 18 to 26  Irom all over the world.  Carpenter needed to  build a shelf lor a day  care In Gibsons ��� Materials provided.  Reliel needed at  lunchtime lor a local  recycling depot.  Knitters needed for  Save the Children fund.  Materials provided.  Thrift store can use willing helpers on Thurs.  and Fri.  FOR THESE AND  MORE OPPORTUNITIES, PLEASE CONTACT THE VOLUNTEER ACTION CENTER 888-5881  A Service Funded by  The Ministry of Social  Services and Housing  32. Business &  Home Services  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICE LTD.  Topping - Limbing - Danger Tree  Removal,  Insured, Guaranteed  Work. Free estimates. 885-2109.  TFN  Secretarial Services (Cor  respondence. resumes, mailings,  dlctatyping, word processor  telephone answering, etc.) pari  or lull time help Is also available  885-5552. #40  COMPUTER SERVICE  Computer system installations  repairs & preventitive  maintenance. On site service  available. Andrew Smith  866-4523. #41  COAST TREE TOPPING  Fully Insured  10 Yrs. Experience  Orchard Maintenance  885-9577 #44  YORKSHIRE HARDENER  Lawn problems? Garden oul ol  control? Need Iree pruning  hedge shaping? Friendly, reliable  service. Fully insured. Commercial & residential. Relerences  available. FRED 886-3526. #TFN  LLOYD'S HANDYMAN SERVICES  Home repairs, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting,  wallpapering, tiling. Small job  specialist. Insursd. Frss  estimate. 886-2769. #45  PIUMBINO  RENOVATIONS - REPAIRS  HOT WATER TANKS  LICENCED  24-HR SERVICE  886-3463  #42  33. Work Wanled  YORKSHIRE GARDENER  Lawn problems? Garden oul ol  control? Need tree pruning,  hedge shaping? Friendly, reliable  service. Fully Insured. Commer  clal & residential. Relerences  available. FRED 886-3526.   TFN  Builder wilh truck. Iraming  homes, garages, decks and additions. 885-0998. #42  Britt Varcoe, carpenter, foundations decks, fences and patios,  eves 885-7977 #43  House cleaning / window cleaning, reasonable rales. Give Gail a  call. 885-2373. #42  Bet * Denis Reasnaline. addi-  tions. welding, decks, painting,  hot tubs, skylights - one call will  do n all 885-3617 #42  IN-HOME PROFESSIONAL  STEAM CLEANING  Carpels ��� Upholstery   A  POWERTUl TRUCK-OUNttO /_*'. ,  IOUIPM.NT It    i]\  BEST POSSieit RESULTS  JUST ASK AROUND1  886-3823  A DIVISION Of >IN MVRIIS  s son imwcoviRwei  WsuM yea Hits your cMM tasks*  attar In a Caring RsspaaslMs  Reliable 8 Happy Home? Alas:  Gibsons Elementary ��� Attar  School Cars 116.227 #40  Molly Mouse Day Care spaces  available - 18 monlhs to school  age. Fun-tilled caring environment with early childhood trained  stall. 886-3913. #8  Ollei TLC lor baby, experienced,  caring, bilingual mom, exc. rel.  886-2579. #41  Mom ol 3 with love, toys & fun to  stiare with your child. FT/PT. Fir-  crest Rd. area, lunch & snacks  provided. 886-4643. #41  Responsible babysitter tor occasional evenings out. Must be  reliable, experienced with small  children, Flrcrest Rd. area preferred. 886-4643. #41  Sitter available part-time, ages  3-up. Next lo Gibsons Elementary. 886-7375. #41  14 yr. male babysitter available  evenings,  weekends,   Cedar  Grove school. Peter 886-9749.  #41  Occasional silter needed lor 2  children, ages 2Vi 8, 10 mos.  (Pratt Rd. area) 886-3067.    #42  Driftnets on the way out  Greenpeace welcomed the  decision of the Canadian  government on Sept.25 lo sign  Protocol II of the Wellington  Convention, which prohibits the  use of large-scale driftnets in the  South Pacific. The Protocol  further commits signatories to  refrain from using large-scale  driftnets in their own waters, to  bar the driftnetting vessels from  their ports, and prohibits the  landing or trans-shipment of  driftm-l-caught fish and fish  producLs.  "This is a real shot in the aim  for the South Pacific nations,  who have been working  tirelessly for the past few years  to save their fisheries and  wildlife from the threat of  driftnet fishing," notes  Greenpeace fisheries campaigner  Marina Lent. "It also sends an  important signal of Canada's  commitment to try to eliminate  destructive fishing technologies  on the high seas through  international agreements rather  than unilateral measures."  The Convention was  negotiated and signed by South  Pacific member states in  Wellington, New Zealand, on  November 24, 1989. High seas  driftnets were rapidly destroying  the tuna resource upon which the  island nations rely for food and  for an important part of their  income.  The fleet had increased to a  total of approximately 160  vessels before the countries in  the region even knew they were  there. Scientists estimated that  tuna stocks could sustain maybe  two more years of such intensive  fishing effort before crashing.  United Nations Resolution  44/225 on large-scale, high seas  driftnet fishing, which passed by  consensus in December 1989,  called for immediate reduction of  driftnet fishing in the South  Pacific, leading to the  elimination of driftnets from the  region by June, 1991. Japan and  South Korea, acknowledging the  strong concerns of countries of  the region, announced their  withdrawal well ahead of the UN  deadline. Taiwanese vessels  continued to fish the area in  1991.  A similar deadline is set for  the North Pacific and all the  world's oceans and seas starting  on June 30,1992.  "The upcoming United  Nation- General Assembly will  be decisive for the North  Pacific," says Marina Lent, who  will be representing Greenpeace  at the UN this fall. "The  diplomatic momentum built up  by regional initiatives such as  the Wellington Convention can  be used to achieve a global  consensus to implement the  moratorium called for 1992."  Study abroad needs funding  FULL OR PART-TIME  Couples and Individuals lor  business ol your own. Local Amway distributor assists you lor  splendid opportunity. 885-7144.  886-9479. #46  Wholesale meat and dell sales  and distribution. Good family  business. Gibsons to Powell  River. F.P. $65,000 885-5972.  #42  MOVING?  For  fast,   efficient   Interior  housecleaning. call 885-3435.  #41  In 1991, 260 young Canadians  wenl abroad to live and study for  a year, thanks to AFS  Interculture Canada's Year  Program. These students have  the opportunity to learn a new  language, discover a new culture  and visit a country, not as a  tourist, but as a full member of  the family and community where  they are hosted. It's truly an  experience they will never  forget.  Tlie students' host families undergo careful selection and are  matched with students who have  similar interests and values.  During their stay abroad, the  students also receive support  from experienced volunteer  counsellors who help them  integrate into their host families  and adapt to the cultural and  linguistic differences in their  host country.  The students often see many  positive changes in themselves  after their experience. They are  more self-assured, better able to  appreciate a style of living  different from their own and are  more conscious of and concerned  about the world around them.  AFS Interculture Canada is  proud of its role in encouraging  friendships that last a lifetime. A  student who participated in the  program explains, "Since I  returned from Brazil, I react  differently when I hear news  about it on the radio, on television or in the newspaper. I  hear about things that affect the  people I love and who love me.  Hearing or reading about a  distant country is one thing; but  after living there, news has a  very different meaning."  Next year, AFS Interculture  Canada will send 320 students to  35 countries around the world.  These young people musl he  between 15 and 18 years old,  open-minded, able to adapt to a  new environment and, above all,  they must truly want to share  their own culture and discover a  new one.  Students wishing to apply  should do so as soon as possible  by calling 1-800-361-1879.  Breakaway moves  Breakaway's third Annual  General Meeting was held  Thursday, Sept. 26, in Gibsons.  Breakaway now has a full-time  Program Director and Counsellor  and the reports submitted  confirmed that the alcohol and  drug recovery program is  presently working with  approximately 12-15 youths on  a regular basis.  Weekly meetings are also now  being held at Chatelech in  Sechelt in order to reach more  teens on the Coast. Parents'  Meetings continue every  Monday evening, and Breakaway  is actively working with the  parents and teens to improve  family communication.  In spite of success in helping  youths on the Coast with drugl  and alcohol problems, funding,  still remains the critical issue,'  and Breakaway is presently,  operating at a deficit.  If you have questions about*  the program, call 886-2423 or  886-7830.  BCYCNA  BRITISH  COLUMBIA  ANDYUKON  COMWJNrT.  NEW8PAP_f_ , O C  ASSOCIATION -.-.J  BLANKET CLASSIFIEDS  These ads appear in more lhan 100 communily newspapers in B.C. and Yukon  and reach more than 3 million readers.  TO PLACE AN AD CALL THIS PAPER OR BCYCNA AT (604) 669-9222.  lor 25  words  $195  $3.70 each additional word  AUCTION  ODD AND UNUSUAL exotic  animal and bird auction,  Innlsfall, Alberta. Oct 11,2  p.m. sheep and goats; 6 p.m.  Vietnamese pigs. Oct 12,10  a.m. birds; 1 p.m. ostrich and  swans. Oct. 13,11 a.m. miniature horses, donkeys, llamas, zebu, yak, etc.  (403)934-4200, Ken Jones.  BOATS  92 CAMPION 171/0, trailer -  $13,498; 21 HT VOLVO  V6FWC,loaded-$27,99S;23  ALLANTE, Merc 454, trailer -  $29,995; 23 SUNBRIDQE  VOLVO V6FWC, loaded -  $37,995. MADSEN MARINE,  Kelowna, 1*800*663-4737.  Complete Bobcat Services  Excavating - Backfilling  Retaining Walls ��� Trenching  Landscape Construction  Drainage  8(64538  TFNl  Pender Kitchens! High quality,  lactory built cabinets. Complete  ln._iHatl.nl, trw est. 163-2179,  6(3-9317. #42  Attn. Machine Operators and  home owners. High pressure and  steam washer (up to 350*T) 1000  lbs. PSI. Call Jim 886-3700 for  into. #40  Light moving & hauling, yard &  basement clean-ups, firewood.*  Phone Norm 886-9503.       #41  New lo BC - looking for work, 30  yr. old male, experience in construction, heating . cooling,  automotive, elevator trades .  fabrication, willing to relocate lor  right position. Please call Chris  Glbbsat 886-8881 anytime. #41  HAULS ALL  GARBAGE REMOVAL  You Chuck II  We Truck II  885*9577 #44  Carpenter available. Phone Jim.  886-9679. #41  SEAMSTRESS FM HIM  Alterations, mending, creations.  Very reasonable prices. Please  CHI Elaine 886-4983. #40  BUILDING SUPPLIES  DOORSI WINDOWSI Interior and exterior wood, metal  andFrench doors, wood windows, skylights. MOREI Call  collect lo WALKER DOOR  and WINDOW In Vancouver  at(604)266-1101.   BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES  B.C. HOME-BASED GIFT  PRODUCERS are Invited to  participate In one ol the largest wholesale gift shows In  British Columbfal Under the  Home-Based Business Program, the Ministry ol Development, Trade and Tourism  has reserved space al Sou ihex  Exhibitions' Vancouver Spring  Gift Show tor the sixth B.C  Creative Arts Show, to be held  at B.C. Place Stadium on  March 8-10, 1992. Over 100  ol B.C.'s home-baaed businesses will be chosen to exhibit at the B.C. Creative Arts  Show. Gift products Including  Jewellery, pottery, glass,  weaving, sculptures ana more  will be told wholesale to buyers Irom across Canada and  the Pacific Northwest. People  Interested In exhibiting must  submit samples ol their work  to i selection committee by  December 1. There It ��� non-  refundable jurying fee of $25  and in additional $75*$100  tor tuoceuful applicants lo  Moure trade thow apace. For  more information or application contact Barb Mowat at  620*5720, or toll-tree voice  mettagt centre 1*978*6155  or fax 854*3087. .  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES  COLOURFUL BUSINESS.  Do you have a flair for colour  andoealgn? Decorating Den,  Canada'! fastest growing Interior Decorating Franchise  Is expanding In B.C. Training  provided. Lower Mainland  525-6722, Provincial 1-800-  565-6722.  UNIQUE B.C. HOME-BASED  COMPUTER AND COMMUNICATION COMPANIES are  Invited to participate in one of  the largest computer and  communication shows in British Columbia. Under the  Home-Based Business Program, the Ministry ol Development, Trade and Tourism  hat reserved space at the  Soulhex Exhibitions' Pac Rim  Computer and Communication Show, tor the First Wln-  dowOn Business Show. Held  at the Vancouver Trade and  Convention Centre, January  14-16,1962, It will provide a  marketing opportunity tor 50  olB.C.'t unique home-based  butlnettet. Produclt and  servlcet will range Irom  graphic designers, publishers ol toltware and  shareware, to Inventors and  small manufacturers of computer and business accessories, and specialized buiineu  management and consulting  servlcet. Completed applications, along wilh pictures and  brochure! ol products/services, muit be received by  November 1 .Feet range from  $200-$350 tor trade space  that It normally $1,500. For  more Inlormation, or an application, contact Sheila  OKeetfe at 520-5720, or toll-  free voice message centre 1-  978-6155or tax 854-3087,  BUSINESS PERSONALS  CASH LOANS. 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"WHO operates on Ihe principle of preparing a counterpart  who is a national nurse, usually  llie chief nurse or chief tutor,  and preparing her to do what  you're doing, and then you  leave," she explained, "In oilier  words, you don't go in and do a  job. It's a consultation."  Her first posting was to Iran,  when the Shall was still in  power. There she helped establish the first government training school for nurses.  "Their practise was to have  untrained servants look after patients, and that can be lethal,"  she said. "If tlie servant was  looking after a post-operative  patient, and he wanted to go to  sleep, he just opened up the slop  cock on the intravenous and  went off to sleep, - and that  kills the patient!  "Most Asian cultures are  based on the extended family  unit. Caring for strangers is not  something they're brought up  with. If someone is sick, they're  cared for by the family. They  don't expect a stranger to care.  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Esther North, Rector  (jVICE  int'icmmi ���FRKiryrmxfO  OtU3tp{  Sun-11:30am  St.Jfiiias.Sultifi  7:00  In 'ilimts  IM. -TiXfraitot's Office  ). CMK3tPb\ywaL  %us-7Atsi)xsro%o-m$7or  CyXpWin giWCL  C_-  ANGLICAN  CHURCH  OF  CANADA  St. Hilda's, Sechelt  8:00 am-9:30 am  SI. Andrew's, Pender Harbour  11:30 am  We Extend A Warm Welcome To All  885-5019  Rev. |une Maffin  Rev. Dan Gifford  GIBSONS COMMUNITY  FELLOWSHIP  We/comes You To loin Us  In Sunday Worship  Prayer 10:00 am  Morning Worship Service   10:45 am  Wednesday 7:00 pm  599 Cower Point Road  886-7049  Pastor Monly McLean  "It was very difficult for Ihe  nurses, because nursing is not a  recognized profession. It's much  better now, especially in India.  "In Iran, the patients used to  say to the nursing students,-  'why has your mother allowed  you to do this dirty job?', and  they'd give them some money so  they could go home and 'look after your family and not be here'.  "It was very hard for the students."  In Madras Kunderman remembers three thousand children were brought to the hospital every day with only eight or  nine doctors and not enough  nurses to attend to them.  She remembers, too, animals  were everywhere, - pariah dogs  that multiplied without restraint, and wandered into the  hospital, and cows that were  brought to the windows so the  dying could touch them.  Kunderman was in Katmandu  in Nepal during the hippie era in  the sixties. "They came in droves  for the marijuana which was  freely available in the bazaars....  They got sick, Ihey ale the raw  vegetables and the raw fruit and  they were hospitalized.  "And then we had what we  called the EWTs, Ihe 'Earnest  World Travellers', - mostly  young men who came to 'find  themselves', - and many of them  did. They were a wonderful  group. They lived with the nationals, and respected them and  learned things like the Nepalese  art of paper making and wood  block printing.  " They were a wonderful  group of young people who  were traveling for the right reasons. The hippies were traveling  for the wrong reasons.  "That's exactly it for international work, you can be in it for  the right reasons, or you can be  in il for the wrong reasons. If  you're in it for the work, that's  fine. Bul if you're in it for the  salary, il's not."  North Americans are apt to  think it would be close to  heaven to live in a country  where there are four or five servants in every home, but  Kunderman is quick to point out  there is a price to pay for such  apparent luxury.  "You're providing good employment for your servants,"  she said. "Also, you take on their  families at the same time. You  must provide quarters for them,  you must see they're immunized,  you must see they're de-wormed  every three months, that their  children get to school, and when  you leave, you're expected to do  something for them.  "I was in Katmandu for five  years, and when 1 left I gave my  gardener a plot of land, and for  the cook who had been with me  for five years 1 had a roof put on  his house."  Kunderman found eighteen  years in international work  changed her system of values.  She said she reached a point of no  return where she could no  longer work in Canada because  all her experience had been with  leprosy and tuberculosis and  malaria, which are of no concern  here.  There is no way to prepare  for the experiences of a  different culture, she maintains.  It's a matter of going in and  feeling your way, - and being  satisfied with small gains, - that  sometimes seem like miracles.  It took nearly ten years before she felt she belonged, that  what she was doing suited her.  The secret, she found, was not to  be so affected by what she saw  that it paralyzed her.  "But," she adds, "if you stop  seeing what's around you, you're  in trouble. Some people fall  apart because they can't cope  with the poverty, (he illness,  the filth, the heat and the dust."  Kunderman started to collect  local   art   during   her   first  posting in Iran. "When you're  living in Asia, there's no  entertainment other than  cocktail parties with the  international UN group. They're  very interesting people, - but  there's no radio, no TV, no  cinemas, no theatres, - nothing.  So I started to collect art since I  was interested in it."  The collection gradually  grew to the point where it took  a lift van filled with 17 trunks  to move it from country to  country  By the time Kunderman retired to Gibsons in 1977, the lift  van was filled with treasures  from five different Asian countries. After enjoying her collection for several years, she decided to donate the bulk of it  (159 pieces) to the Vancouver  museum.  Now Eleanor Kunderman has  a new set of hobbies. She is trying her hand at painting, ceramics, bonsai and gardening.  And she's still collecting. In  her home, among the favourite  Asian pieces she kept for herself, are now the works of many  BC artists, potters and  sculptors.  Some of the artists are from  the Sunshine Coast. There's a  Trudy Small painting in the  house, and in the garden one of  Dudley Carter's works is right  at home among the firs and  cedars.  Organic  Veggies  <# low, low prices!  VARIETY I:     FOODS  ii  The BIGGEST Utile Store In Qibsons LantUng $86-2939  NEW?  Coast  Baby  Bride or bride to be  Have we visited YOU yet?  We have Gifts to welcome you.  CALL US!  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