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 Parliament Buildings  VICTORIA, B.C.  V8V 1X5 95.0  Attention:Rod Cardin  lOAST^NEWS  50 cents per copy on newsstands  ESTABLISHED    1945  September 19,1994 Volume 48 Issue 38  ������������������������������������  SECHELT:  Navy vets  experience  what Coast  has to offer  2  PENDER HARBOUR:  firefighters  catch the     ft  big ones     7  *  Diving in at  the aquatic  centre      4 n  CEPU golf earns  money for  cancer     4 +  Council queried  over  Illusions  property    gg  Joust kidding  Just a little friendly dueling in the court of Lady Isabella. The  local chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism set up  camp at Camp Byng last week and brought character-playing  royalty in to watch over the prc-Renaissance period weekend.  Included in the event were rapier duels, archery contests,  cooking contests, full armour fighting, music and dancing,  nordlc wrestling, game playing and more.  Joel Johnstone photo  Island paradise for sale... $4 million  by Darah Hansen  For sale: beautiful West  Coast island, very privale, well  kept old growth trees and fully  loaded ecosystem. Reasonably  priced lo the right bidder, government buyers preferable.  Interested? Just phone Albert  and Mary Palmer and ask about  their private paradise, Jedediah  Island.  Located north-west of Lasqueti Island, just under the lip of  Texada, Jedediah Island is listed  at $4 million ��� a bargain at  twice the price. Real estate  appraisers have estimated the  island's worth at over $6 million.  Bul there's a catch: Ihe  Palmers want to see the island  used for park purposes only ���   ' "interview last week from their  as long as they can afford lo      Nanoose Bay home on Vancou-  wait for an offer, that is,  Time is running out for the  option to purchase Jedediah  Island at the current  price. The Palmers    _____  say   they   can't  afford to wait much  longer.  They've been  living off their  senior's pensions  since their recent  move off the island ������  ��� Iheir home for  20 years ��� and have had difficultly financing a second home.  They moved because they  required a location more suitable  to their age, Al Palmer said in an  'It's a beautiful  island'  -Albert Palmer  ver Island. The Palmers are  both 73 years old.  "It was a little too inconvenient, that's the  ______     only     reason,"  Palmer said about  the move. "It's a  beautiful island."  The 640-acre  island is a blend  of 90-year-old and  old growth Dou-  ������    glas   fir,   with  white sand beaches, small orchards and a diverse  eco-system.  Deep moorages around the  island have made it popular with  yachters.  Palmer said he and his wife  aren't interested in getting rich  ��� "(We'd) rather leave something to heritage."  But, he said, "we haven't got  any money...what money we did  have is exhausted...it's necessary we get some compensation  pretty soon."  Palmer said they are considering several other options  including selling the timber on  the island or selling the land for  commercial purposes.  "If push comes to shove  (those are) my alternatives,"  Palmer said.  Meanwhile, one of the  strongest bids for the island has  failed.  turn to back page  All's clear  on the  pollution  front...  sort of  by Jane Seyd  In theory, anyway, the Coast  is clean.  For the second lime since  1990, businesses on Ihe Sunshine  Coast have escaped the Ministry  of Environment's list of pollution  offenders.  Last week, the government  released its semi-annual black list  of companies, municipalities and  other organizations which have  not been complying with their  pollution permits.  A total of 60 operations were  listed as being in "significant  noncompliance" this time, down  from 93 which were listed in  March. The number of "chronic  offenders" on the list is also  down. Moe Sihota, provincial  minister of environment, said in a  press release both tougher  enforcement and publicity from  the list have led many operations  to make changes.  But apparently getting crossed  off the list doesn't necessarily  mean everything's okay.  In fact, several companies listed as polluters in the past continue to have environmental problems, but have been taken off the  list for other reasons.  Locally, for instance, Western  Pulp's Woodfibre mill in still not  meeting its current air pollution  permit, bul has been removed  from die list because the company is putting in new pollution  control equipment and will.be  required to meet stricter rules by  the end of the year.  Prior to March, the company  had been listed for air pollution  seven times.  Howe Sound Pulp and Paper,  which has a much stricter air permit than Woodfibre, is also not  meeting requirements in some  months. But the company has  applied to change its permit to  make the current level of pollution legal, so it is also not on the  list.  turn to page 2  Car accident claims  life on Highway 101 E  A two-car collision on Highway 101 outside Gibsons has  left one man dead and another in  hospital.  Blaine Iverson, 33, of Pender  Harbour was killed Thursday  night, Sepl. 15 after the pick-up  iruck he was driving collided  wilh an oncoming car driven by  Gibsons resident David Chris-  lensen.  Chrislensen was taken to Sl.  Mary's Hospital in Sechell with  what Gibsons RCMP are calling  "relatively minor injuries."  At prcsslimc, Chrislensen  remained in hospilal and was  listed in satisfactory condition.  A witness al the scene.  Samanlha Harris, called Thursday's accident "terrible." bul  praised Ihe efforts of iwo other  witnesses for doing "everything  possible" to save the lives of the  injured drivers.  "Two men were right there,"  Harris said.  "There was gas pouring all  over the road, nobody wanted to  go near the cars but these two  guys were right in there trying  to gel the people out."  "ll was phenomenal," she  said.  The scene was also attended  by the Gibsons RCMP along  with the Roberls Creek Volunteer Fire Department and emergency services.  Although the accident is still  under investigation, police say it  occurred afler Iverson failed lo  negotiate a right hand curve on  Ihe highway and crossed inlo  ihe path of an oncoming truck.  RCMP closed a portion of Highway 101 Wednesday night following a two-vehicle accident in which  one person died. Keilh Thirkell photo  Contractor questions SCRD policy of 'rewarding initiative'  by Ian Cobb  The Sunshine Coast Regional District  (SCRD) is rewarding contracts to Coast  residents showing initiative.  While this may seem like a good thing,  il has at least one resident wondering about  what the guidelines are when "initiative" is  rewarded government contracts.  "What are Ihe terms of reference lo  whal is appropriate initiative and what  isn't?" Barry Janyk of Gibsons asked following the awarding of a $4,815 contract  to a Roberts Creek resident for a regional  district project which didn't go to tender.  SCRD finance committee chair and  Area D (Roberls Creek) director Brett  McGillivray admitted that contractor Dave  Bakewell was given the green light lo  undertake an estimated S4.815 park safety  projeci at Soames Regional Park after  Bakewell approached Ihe regional dislricl  wilh a proposal.  "Dave Bakewell pul in a proposal lo Ihe  parks committee and the committee  accepted il,"McGillivray said.  The public wasn't given a chance to bid  on the job because "he came up wilh an  idea. It's fairly standard practice to pul it  out to lender if we come up with the idea.  Bul he showed Ihe initiative and he was  rewarded for it," McGillivray said.  Janyk said he plans on pursuing his  query Ihrough Ihe auspices of Ihe Freedom  of Information Act lo try and determine  how many contracts in the $5,000 range  Ihe SCRD has rewarded lo people "show  ing initiative" in the past.  SCRD administrator Larry Jardine said  the SCRD gets numerous "quotes or proposals when it's a small job in the scheme  of things."  Janyk said he would like to know in  simple English whal guidelines private  contractors, such as himself, should use  when they're showing initiative and creating projects that are or possibly aren't in  the taxpayers best interests.  turn to page 2 Loast News, September 19, 1994  ^XiMti Is tunning out *\ef  JEDEDIAH!  Jedediah Island, located between Texada and Laaqueti  Islands, ia an unspoiled area in the heart of the Strait  of Georgia. Right now Ihere ii an opportunity to  purchase this island to form a centrepiece of a "string-  of pearls" park, protecting a beautiful ialand and  una polled marine ecosystem;  ��� sheltered bays, aandy beaches, rocky cliffs, rugged  hills and fertile lowlands.  ��� stands of rare old-growth Douglas fir and Arbutus  forests.  ���four registered archaeological sites, Including an  aboriginal fish weir.  We must act now, because developers' bulldozers are  right on our heels.  Please, fax, call or telephone your local member of  government and express your desire lo tee this  Island become a provincial park for all to enjoy for  all time.  This ad is sponsored by  Sunshine Kayaking &  Rainbow Voyager Charters    1**^.  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Hans  Ounpuu  886-4680  Pollution list used to force compliance  from page 1  Powell River's municipal  incinerator - which was highlighted in the last pollution reporl  from Ihe government - has also  heen crossed off Ihe list of  offenders, although according to  Jim Greenwood, Ihe district's  director of engineering services,  "it's slill chugging away."  In March, the municipality  was cited for its burning of public garbage in an outdated incinerator with inadequate pollution  controls and given to October  Ihis year lo clean up its act.  Greenwood said Ihe district  has applied for an extension of  the closure date. If thai isn't  approved, the plan is to ship  Powell River's garbage to land  fill sites in Comox until another  sululion is found.  Of Ihe operations which were  on the list, bolh Ihe Greater Vancouver Regional  District (GVRD)  and the Skeena  Cellulose pulp  mill in Prince  Rupert were highlighted for making  Iheir eighth appearance as pollution offenders. ^^____  The GVRD was  listed for problems with its  sewage plant while the pulp mill  was listed for air pollution.  Municipalities and regional  districts were listed 16 times,  mostly for pollution from sewage  'Some companies  have literally spent  millions of dollars  to get off that list'  ���Greg Chessman  or landfills. Forest companies  were listed 17 times, mostly for  air pollution from burning.  In terms of potential local  impact, several       Georgia   Strait  communities  were listed for  pollution from  municipal  sewage. Copper  Beach Estates  Ltd. in Brittania  Beach was also  listed for acid  drainage into Howe Sound.  Greg Cheesman, spokesperson for the Ministry of Environment in Victoria, said generally  operations must be polluting IS  per cent over what Ihey are legal  ly permitted before being put on  the noncompliance list, although  some operations are allowed an  even larger margin.  Cheesman agreed since different companies have different levels of pollution allowed on their  permits, the list may not be the  besl measurement of who's polluting most.  But, he added, "some environments may be better able to  accept more contaminants than  others." He said use of Ihe polluters list has also been helpful in  getting many companies to clean  up their acts.  "Some companies have literally spent millions of dollars to  get off lhal list," he said. "We  find it a very useful lool."  Canadian navy veterans take Coast by storm  The Sunshine Coasl was  invaded by 215 former Royal  Canadian Navy veterans over the  Sept. 9 through 11 weekend.  The veterans were taking part  in the sixth annual Canadian  Naval Veterans Association  (CNVA) western branch conference.  Prom an opening bash at Ihe  Sechelt Royal Canadian Legion  to a dinner and dance at the  Sechelt Seniors Hall lo a weekend ending memorial ceremony  at the cenotaph in front of the  legion, the weekend was a success, said organizer Larry Farr of  the Sunshine Coast branch of the  CNVA.  "It turned oul very, very well.  Everyone was very complimentary," Fan said.  The three-day conference  included trips to Gibsons, Howe  Sound Pulp and Paper, a trip up  Sechelt Inlet, a fishing excursion  and a tour of the Chapman Creek  Hatchery. "Everyone was really  accommodating," Farr said. "The  lours went excellently."  Of the Saturday excursions,  only the salmon fishing charter  could be considered a disappointment.  , ^ However, Farr plans on making the fishing trip a little more  fruitful for the Calgary couple  who hit the salt waters in hopes  of luring a bite.  "They enjoyed it but they  Navy veterans line up for memorial services on the final day of a three-day convention in Sechelt.  Joel Johnstone pholo  didn't catch any fish. So, I'm  going to send them some frozen  salmon," he said.  The Howe Sound Pulp and  Paper tour was an eye opener for  the few conference members  who took part in it.  "Nothing I could do could  convince them (visitors) our mill  is very modern and doesn't stink.  They all thought the mill would  stink," Farr said.  The numbers on hand for the  conference were a definite bonus  for the Sunshine Coast's hospitality business, with one attendee  coming from as far away as  Portsmouth, England and several  others came up from the USA  and from Eastern Canada.  The majority, however, were  from the Lower Mainland and  with many having never been lo  ihe Coast, it was a good opportunity for the Coast to be shown  off.  The next western branch conference for the CNVA is tentatively scheduled for Kamloops  next year.  Coast politicians take Coast issues to Whistler  by Jane Seyd  What do you get when you  put a bunch of local politicians in  a Whistler convention centre,  then add provincial ministers and  staff?  Some serious schmoozing is  set to get underway this week, as  Sunshine Coasl politicians join  Iheir counterparts from around  the province, starting Tuesday,  Sept. 20 al Ihe Union of British  Columbia Municipalities annual  conference. Issues ranging from  gun control and the Young  Offenders Act to heallh, transportation and Native land claims  are up for discussion.  Local politicians are also  eagerly awaiting Iheir chance lo  hobnob with ministers, explain  concerns in their communities,  and hopefully extract some  promises.  Some issues of special concern to Sechelt have to do with  development. One is a resolution  on parkland dedication which  advocates increasing the percentage of land developers have lo  give over from five per cent to  ten per cent. Another concern is  over parking requirements set by  the highways ministry.  Subjects councillors from  Gibsons hope to explore include  the new community heallh councils, waste management and the  idea of one government for the  Coast. Councillors will also be  meeting the highways minister  on the topic of the Gibsons highway bypass. Continuing with a  joint emergency preparedness  program is another subject of  discussion, along with resolutions concerning the relationship  between municipalities and  regional districts.  Appointments being booked  by the Sunshine Coast Regional  District (SCRD) include one  with the health minister over  allowing direct sewer outfalls.  Directors also hope to meet wilh  highways over funding for a  transportation study.  Native land claims are also  expected to be the subject of  lively discussions. "A lot of  municipalities have concerns  about how they are going to be  involved - or not involved," said  Director Brett McGillivray.  Gibsons has budgeted $7,600  total this year for seminars and  travel, of which about $4,500  was budgeted for this week's  conference.  Sechelt has allocated $20,000  to cover conferences for the year.  Part of that will go to covering  the cost of the Whistler conference.  Figures for the SCRD were  nol available by deadline.  JOIN THE FUN!!  GET OUT & CURL!!  CUm THIS WINTER AT THE GIBSONS CURLING CLUB  Don't know how to curl? Come to our open house ft sec howl  Vou ft your partner need a night out?..... Join the fun ft socialize!  Retired? Wc have a seniors league!  Ladies or men only? Wc have those leagues too!  Want to include the kids? Junior curling is here!  JOIN THE FUN, WE HAVE LEAGUES HAPPENING EVERY  NIGHT OF THE WEEK! WELL ALMOST!  Registration Dates: 7:30PM ��� Tues Sept 20 MIXED LEAGUES,  Wed Sept 21 LADIES LEAGUE, Thurs Sept 22 MEN'S LEAGUE  Registration forms available at Linnadine's Shoes: Sunnycrest Mall,  Gibsons Buildins Supplies: Gibsons & Sechelt, Sew Easy: Sechelt,   Sunshine Coast Insurance Agencies: Gibsons.  FOR MORE INFO CALl: HARRY TURNER @ 886-5184 or MAC McBRIDE ifl 885-7719  What are the SCRD guidelines?: Janyk  frontpage 1  Janyk asked the SCRD lo  clarify what the guidelines are in  a June 17 letter to Brett  McGillivray, then the finance  committee chair.  Sechell mayor Earl Basse  look over from McGillivray in  that seat Sept. 8.  "Can you tell me whal the  SCRD's policy is wilh regard lo  this type of direct contractual  arrangement, how an individual  or company comes to be on a  lender list, etc?" Janyk wrote.  "I am not suggesting any  YAMAHA  ! GENERATORS and WATER PUMPS  now available on the Sunshine Coast  ,/y.  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According to their proposal,  $550 will be required for the  intiiiniing and selecting of possible biddnt Ibl the labour part of  iiw program,  _____  ���M. news  Coasl News, September 19, 1994  k| ,C H 4T ***** -X *t 4f tj#  ^CHRISTMAS PHOTOS^  (,i[   Heirloom ^Portraits inc.  OCTOBER 1,3,4 & 5  fy affeMme.nl enlif at  [____\__$ 886-2237  Plying the  depths of  Georgia Strait  in search of  salmon.  file pholo  ejyes c/3/8  GENERAL MEETING  SUNDAY OCTOBER 2 ��� I-3pm  Marine Room, Gibsons  EVERYONE WELCOME  Fishing for solutions to salmon dilemma  by Ian Cobb  The commercial and recreational fishing industries of the  BC Pacific Coast are locked into  ;i war of words concerning  salmon stocks.  Last week United Fishermen  and Allied Workers' Union  (UFAWU) secretary-treasurer  Dennis Brown attacked "the  recreational fishing sector" for  blaming the commercial fish-  erics about "wiping oul BC's  wild coho stocks."  Coho have chosen to migrate  oul instead of "residing in inside  waters in 1994," Brown said.  "Il's too had that fishing  opportunities did not measure  up to the expectations of many  within the recreational communily, bul il is unfair to lay blame  on commercial fishermen," he  said, adding there were "paid  observers" on many commercial  fishing crafts to make sure steel-  head, coho and chinook catches  were within limits.  Hugh Gadsby, owner of Lord  Jim's Resort Hotel which specializes in fishing charters, said  the recreation side of fishing is  getting a smaller share of  salmon stocks all the lime.  "There jusl seems to be less  and less for the recreational fishery, which is worth a tremendous amount more lhan the  commercial industry," he said,  citing an estimated $100 million  in spin-off businesses to BC  from recreational fishing.  Gadsby doesn't lay all Ihe  blame on Ihe commercial fishing indusiry. Instead, he points  to a larger industrial picture,  including logging, mills and  mining and Ihe subsequent pollution to the ocean and feeder  streams.  As well, a lot of the salmon  lhal have opted lo trek northwest into the open ocean - Ihe  salmon Brown believes will  return in "sufficient" numbers -  are being scarfed up by "high  seas pirates.  "Asian fleets are killing fish  out in the ocean," he said. As  well, if the province and Ihe  industries don't do something  quickly, in 10 years the Pacific  fishing industry will go the way  of the Atlantic fishing industry,  he said.  'Eventually,  there won't be  any left and  we'll all suffer'  -lliifth Gadsby  ,       .    ,     ���-���  "If everyone doesn't get on  Ihe bandwagon and help clean il  up and enhance il (stocks),  you're looking at the same Ihing  lhat has happened on the East  Coasl. I think the commercial  fishing industry should be left  up to a few companies that catch  the fish at specific times."  Gadsby's comments reflect  Brown's concerns.  "ll is lime for lodge owners,  charier operators and entrepreneurs that purport lo speak  for recreational anglers, lo drop  their confrontational style. If we  are lo protect and, indeed, promote our coho, chinook and  sleelhead slocks we will need a  more mature and cooperative  approach," Brown urged.  "Oh that's interesting,"  responded a Sunshine Coast  fishing charier owner speaking  on terms of anonymity. "And  what have Ihey done apart from  ihe occasional nod of seasonal  goodwill, with small donations  here and there to hatcheries or  farms?"  According to the Sunshine  Coasl Salmonid Enhancement  Society ��� nol much.  "When we were trying to buy  Ihis hatchery (Chapman Creek),  I went to every outlet connected  to the fishing industry (in Ihe  Vancouver area) and I never got  a dime out of them ��� not one  nickel," said SCSES president  Bill Chinnick.  Not lhat there haven't been  donations made lo Ihe society,  such as $300 from the Sunshine  Coasl UFAWU local, but in  comparison, Gadsby's annual  Lord Jim's Fishing Derby has  raised over $35,000 the past few  years for the hatchery.  "I really don'l know where  we'd be without them (Lord  Jim's)," Chinnick said.  Along with strong support  from the Sechelt Indian Government District and from "about  six" commercial fishermen on  the Coast, the majority of the  support for the hatchery, which  released nearly one million  salmon into the Strait of Georgia  last year, has come from "the  fishing marinas and charter people. As a group, they've really  helped," Chinnick said.  "Ninety per cent of the fish  put out are caught by commercial fishermen and they put very  little back in return," said hatchery manager Bob Anstead.  While the two sides remain al  odds, they're also very close  together in their beliefs. It's jusl  a matter of better communications and working together  more, Brown said.  "Could it be that working to  overcome these problems has  less media appeal than demonstrations and blockades against  ihe commercial fishing scape  goat?" he asked.  Yet, the two sides could  work together to make sure "the  worst effects of poor logging  practices, pulp mill effluent,  municipal sewage, highway  development, not to mention the  effects of the Kemano expansion project" are avoided,  Brown said.  Gadsby agrees and a good  start for the commercial sector  would be to chip in and aid  enhancement projects.  "They're putting nothing  back into the resource. They're  just taking. Eventually, there  won't be any left and we'll all  suffer."  Search for missing beachcomber  called off, family remains hopeful  by Roxanne Gregory  The search for local log salvager Tom Johnson was called  off by the Coasl Guard Tuesday  aflernoon, Sepl. 13 afler a massive Ihree day search.  Johnson left Saltery Bay in  his boal Ihe 26 foot Inlet Rebel,  heading for Campbell River on  Sept. 4.  lie was reported missing by  his lamily when he failed lo  return lasl Salurday.  Marine controller Max Birch,  from Ihe Victoria rescue control  cenlre, explained why Ihe search  was called off: "We had quite  number of Coasl Guard auxiliary vessels combing the area.  and we called in bolh the Mallard and the Poinl Race vessels.  Additionally we had air cover  with Buffalo aircraft and  Labrador helicopters out of  Comox."  "Debris was found, including  a sneaker, a jar of candies, a  diesel barrel and a salvage rope  in Deep Waler Bay. These items  were positively identified hy his  brolher Ted. as belonging lo  Johnson and Ihe Inlet Rebel."  Birch continued.  "By tracing his phone calls  through BC Tel, we were able lo  generally locale his last position  al Ihe mouth of Seymour Narrows. His last call coincides  with an 11 knot tide in the area,  and based on the debris found,  the fact thai Ihe weather was  good, and the extensive nature  of Ihe search, we have concluded he was losl al sea."  According lo friends. Johnson's family haven't given up  hope and are continuing lo  search the surrounding area  where the debris was found  Described by former co-workers  as an honest, hardworking 'bear  of a man,' Johnson has survived  a number of near disasters in ihe  pasl.  In his forties. Johnson is married and has four children.  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More Canadians choose Royal Bank to meet their personal banking needs  |g Royal Bank      885-2201  **   # 100-5760 Teredo St. Trail Bay Mall ��~udsi incws, aepiemoer \t, ivvi  opinion  Compliance vs.  complacency on  the environmental  front lines  Let's create a hypothetical situation.  Let's say, for instance, we are a large coastal employer with a  few tax problems. It seems, following an audit, that we owe the  government a lot of money.  Maybe this has happened for a number of years... Yes, we are a  company which is regularly found guilty of lax-paying complacency - we can usually be found on the government's black list  of non-compliant tax-scofflaws.  This year, however, while we understand that the tax laws are  applicable to everyone, we enlist the aid of lawyers and make our  case for special treatment. "We'll be hiring a new accountant new  next year," we say. "We're sure to have all our problems solved  by then."  Or perhaps we plead that we've just upgraded our computer  system and we're still wrestling with the demands of improved  technology.  Then again, maybe we argue that the tax structure we are faced  with is too high (considering how much we contribute to the betterment of the province) so we should receive special treatment.  And lo and behold the government grants us our wish....Rather  than be fined for indiscretions, rather than make the dreaded taxpayer scofflaw list, we are simply allowed to continue operations  apace. The government, in essence, turns a blind eye.  For us as a large company this seems like a good thing. Everyone else, however, is now going to have to carry our share of the  tax load.  This is essentially what the government is doing with its noncompliance list of provincial polluters. The purpose of the list is  to encourage municipalities and companies to respect the laws  laid down regarding toxic emissions.  ���Woodfibre fails its testing for an eighth year but avoids the  list by saying new technology is being installed.  ���In Powell River, an outdated, outmoded municipal garbage  incinerator spews merrily along in non-compliance while the  local government applies to keep it in operation.  ���Down at Howe Sound Pulp and Paper - which admittedly has  done more than most to polish its pollution image - the powers  that be have also failed to meet their permitted pollution levels  but avoid the list by applying to have the mill's pollution limits  raised.  Isn't that a neat trick. The government sets certain standards of  pollution control, but instead of chastising those who fail to meet  them, the province will consider lowering its standards until compliance is achieved.  Is there something wrong here?  The problem seems to lie more on the government side of  things rather than with the companies. And the solutions may not  be that simple. Many of the province's most notable polluters  have had a pretty free reign to do so for the last fifty years and  trying to whip them into shape is not such an easy task.  Still, it has to be done, and only the government is in a position to do it.  And if the situation has been thought through and a strategy is  in place to bring provincial pollution levels down, then nothing  should stand in the way. The fines for exceeding pollution levels  should be heavy, the punishment for exceeding pollution limits  should be swift, and the various whining, whinging, lawyer-proffered reasons for exceeding pollution standards should be disregarded.  At the very least, everyone found in non-compliance with the  set pollution standards should appear on the non-compliance list.  The technology for a cleaner world exists. The taxing issue is  how to push the government into insisting on compliance over  complacency.  LOOK, KIP, JUST  BE THANKFUL  ITS NOT THAT  I        RAID GUY...  GIBSONS DECLARES WAR ON TENT CATERPILLARS...    (See story page 7.)  letters  Mental health a  community issue  With all Ihe hoo-ha over Kirkland Centre becoming a residence for people wilh mental illness, a history lessons seems to  be in order.  Up to the early 1800s the  mentally ill not killed for being  witches or possessed by devils  were housed in places like St.  Mary's of Bethlehem in London.  They were fed, sort of, and kept  chained and naked in what  amounted to uncleaned stables.  London society used to go for an  afternoon's entertainment in Bedlam (as St. Mary's came to be  called.) Frequently, the inmates  were tortured for the crowd's  entertainment, since it was common knowledge that "the mad  fell no pain."  ' In the mid-l800s, Elizabeth  Frye in England and Dorothea  Dix in the U.S. campaigned for  better treatment of the mad with  mixed success. The "entertainment" aspect of the hospitals  ceased, the mad were fed and  clothed and housed in clean conditions. But since no one understood the cause of their afflictions, little was done to cure  them.  In the lale 1800s and early  1900s, Sigmund Freud and his  colleagues were able to cure  many and these people returned  to active and useful lives in the  community. Perhaps the psychologists' greatest contribution was  to rename the "mad" the "mentally ill." "Madness" connotes  "incurability" and "being out of  control." "Mental illness," like  other illnesses, is neither a "loss  of control" nor "incurable."  Then in the 50s came tranquilizers and in the 70s the other psychotropic drugs. Places like  Riverview Hospital began  shrinking as patients were  returned to the community. Their  return was met with cries of  "We'll all be murdered in our  beds!"  One of the discoveries of the  80s was that the mentally ill were  not helped by isolating them  from the community. Indeed,  sending them away from friends  and family often aggravated their  illnesses. So the mentally ill are  being reintegrated into the community.And the community  meets ihem with cries of "They'll  molest our children" and "our  property values will drop." The  sad facts are:  a. more than 90 per cent of  molested children are attacked by  someone they know and trust;  b. any real estates salesman  can tell you, property values go  up and down like a west coasl  barometer and are as easy to  influence.  Whatever happened to "Walk  a mile in my shoes," and "Love  thy neighbour as thyself/"  Karen Phillips  Sunshine Coast  Mood Disorders Association  Ecuador dissent  An open letter to the SCRD.  During a conversation with  Larry Jardine this morning he  suggested that I write to you  expressing the views I presented  to him.  The issue under consideration  concerns the SCRD plan to travel  to Ecuador. The reason for the  journey, 1 am told by Mr. Jardine,  is to exchange "technical" information regarding municipal  infrastructure issues; for example, methods of sewage/garbage  control. He also lold me thai ihis  initiative is part of a federally  funded program that finds ways  to link municipalities in Canada  wilh those in other countries.  letters welcome  We welcome letters to the editor on matters of  public interest. However, we reserve the right to edit  submissions for brevity, clarity and legality. Please  mail your letters to:  The Editor  Sunshine Coast News  Box 460, Gibsons, B.C.  VON 1V0  Now, while all of the above  sounds fairly benign and above-  board, I should like lo poinl out  thai such is not the case. If we are  going to trade ideas with another  country, then why are we travelling to one where human rights  are held in such low regard?  Amnesty International has very  well documented (he state of  affairs in Ecuador and they are  very little better lhan places like  Brazil or Haiti.  Of course, I can hear you asking at this point, what has all Ihis  lo do with a technical information exchange? A great deal, in  my opinion. Does not agreement  lo participate in such an undertaking suggest or imply lhal we  are willing lo close our eyes lo  whal is happening to many of ils  citizens? Even worse, does it nol  sbPW.hypocrisy of ihe.worsl f  type? We are willing lo travel in  comfort and security lo such a  venue, all Ihe while ignoring  social conditions that would not  be tolerated in Canada.  Furthermore whal happens lo  human rights in Ecuador is our  business, jusl as human rights in  all parts of the world are our  business. Therefore, I would urge  you lo ask Ihe federal government lo assign you lo a place  where people enjoy democratic  rights similar lo ours and lhal you  make clear lo Ihem, why you are  requesting this change. We must  slarl somewhere, even al the  lowly municipal level, lo show  lhat we will stand on principles  lhal are more important than  "technical" or trade exchanges.  RUTH HOULE  Sechell  Packing up and rolling on back toward the mountains  "I'm a thousand miles from nowhere and there's  no place 1 want to be."  That Dwight Yoakam tune kept wafting out of  the computer pit on production days at the Coast  News last Christmas and I couldn't quite put my  finger on why I liked it.  I Figured it out soon after I discovered I had to  leave ihe Coast News.  My wife and I came out here EXACTLY one  year ago, toting with us a two week old daughter,  two dogs constantly in need of a .22 slug fired into  their puny brains and a household of... stuff.  We left a place we'd lived most of our married  lives before we came out here. We rolled the dice.  I've liked most of the places I've lived in hut  I've always found someplace I liked more. As  Yoakam gurgles, "and there's no place I want to  be."  It's the lot of a community journalist io travel the  country, working at different papers, learning under  different editors, experiencing different areas,  becoming intimate wilh the workings of these areas  and. in most cases, with Iheir bars.  I have come ��� I have tasted ��� and for the first  time in my life, I've tasted a place that didn't taste  as good as ihe last place.  It's weird. The Sunshine Coast is as beautiful a  place as there is in the entire world. It's lousy with  some of the most talented artists in the land, it's  in the middle  home to top-notch environmentalists and scholars  and quite frankly, Ihe place's general intelligence  quotient is higher than everywhere else I've lived. If  potential was a carcass and the people wilh potential living here were maggots ��� the carcass would  be crawling.  Stephen King would deem the carcass "disgusting."  The Pacific Coast and indeed the Sunshine  Coast, is a magnet for a large portion of the besl  people living in Canada and why nol.  Last winter was the easiest winter I've ever had  the joy to experience. But, Dwight Yoakam you be  damned, we've actually found a place we want to  be and no offence to the Sunshine Coast ��� it ain't  here.  The Windermere Valley is as beauliful a place as  Ihere is in Ihe world. There's quite a few maggots  Ian cobb  but Stephen King would pass il by wilh a smug  sniff.  Then again, I've always maintained Ihe guy is  WAY loo over-raled.  I once wrote lhal my soul was stapled to Ihe soil  Ihere and when we moved out here a year ago, I had  lo tear myself lose. Well, I guess ihe soil held a  lighter grip than I thought.  The real reason we're leaving, one stride ahead  of all the pseudo-philosophical reasons, is Ihe facl I  want to sel up camp in a place where I can begin  building equily.  My heart goes oul lo all the young couples with  kids here on Ihe Wesl Coasl, Irying lo get your  hooks inlo the elusive beast equily as il storms off  inlo the future ��� toward your children's destinies.  This parenthood business has really put a  damper on Dwight Yoakamisms. Il's a regular  snowfence for ihe drifter in you!  Equity, on ihe Coasl, is overhunted and catching  hold for a ride isn'l likely for ihe sub-$40,000-a-  year couples here.  The worst part aboul leaving Ihe Coast is saying  goodbye lo all the cat's bum folks (read: good  souls) at the Coasl News. You folks in readers land  really haven't gol a clue how damned bees knees-  like these people are.  I'm proud and nay - lei's corn ihis up lo the max  - honoured to say I've worked wilh the likes of Stu  Burnside, Darah Hansen, Joel Johnstone and Jane  Seyd, as well as Don Anderson and Larry Marshall.  May each and everyone of you never have your  tongues pulled by aliens. And if you should be captured and ihey slarl doing tests on you, don't cry out  in pain ��� the sounds of human shrieks of pain  resemble the ugliest insults in Iheir language.  Nature can he so cruel.  To all Ihe Newsies...because I can'l go into individual sappy diatribes due to all Ihe space I've wasted lo gel to Ihis moment ��� our door is always  open.  To all Ihe folks I've hunted, haunted, hassled and  hounded ��� I salute you and to Jeanette, Lee, (i(,rd  and gumbooters galore���may your gumboots forever make loud sucking noises on Ihe beach.  The dice didn't come up craps ��� we just had to  toll 'em again.  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We can help  ^p       you winterize your plants  ^n      or prepare cuttings for you.  ��� Repotting Day - buy a pot from us  S we will repot FREE - including cacti!  f ��� Dividing African Violets  ��� Lots of FREE advice  Bring in your problem plants and  let us have a look.  T , Pratt Rd., Gibsons ��� 886-7527  / l��*$ HOURS: Mon-Sat 9-5:30 ��� Sun 10-4 E3~  Days grow short when we hit September  September. Time to put away  the summer whiles and bring the  sweaters out of slorage. The  leaves are turning colour and  tailing, the light is fading, the  rain has started. People now go  inside and start working on  indoor projects. This is a perfect  time lo start the school year.  September, by its name,  would suggest Ihe seventh  monlh, and in ihe old Roman  calendar, it was. But Julius Caesar changed all that in 46 B.C.  and Pope Gregory XIII made  further changes 1,500 years  later, giving us our current Gregorian calendar.  If September was the seventh  monlh in ancient Rome, lhal  would make February the  twelfth month, recipient of all  the leftover minutes and hours al  ihe end of Ihe year and subject  to change.  This is the reason for there  being "30 days in September,  April, June and November...  except for February."  In Ihe 6,000-year-old Jewish  calendar, September, or Tishri,  is the firsl month of the civic  year. Rosh Hashanah, celebrated  the first week in September, is  the Jewish New Year. In the  ecclesiastical year, March is the  first month.  According to the Jewish calendar, Adar would be February,  either the sixth month or Ihe  twelfth month, and there are  some very complicated calcula-  a few words  tions involving the addition of  an extra 29-day monlh, Adar  Sheni, lo accommodate the extra  hours.  September brings the end of  summer and the beginning of a  new phase in the natural year.  Every gardener  knows Ihe impor- _____  tance of cleaning  up the garden in  the autumn,  because deep in  the depths of winter darkness, new  life will form in  curled up leaves  and    heaps    of          debris. There will  still be activity  underground. Bulbs planted now  will bloom in February.  September spells school. A  new year, new friends, new  clothes, new information. But  each September also brings a  renewal of friendships. If we're  lucky, old school pals will  remain friends for life.  So much of our early years  are spent in learning routines,  reciting Ihe alphabet, the multi-  patrlcla wolfe  plication tables. The cycle that  begins in September becomes  familiar and somehow comforting.  September, for me, was an  unusually difficult monlh the  year afler I joined the workforce.    It   was          September, lime  lo start anew, bul  I was doing the  same old job,  scanning aerial  photographs of  farmers' fields to  determine what  percentage was        planted   in   the  desired crop of  the day. We were  taught how lo distinguish wheat  from canola (at that time called  rape) and to determine percentage of acreage based on the contents of a photograph.  We worked in the basemenl  of the Federal Building, an art  deco building across the street  from Ihe Hotel Saskatchewan  and Victoria Park in Regina. I  have photos of the Federal  Building decked oul in red,  For three months  I floated around  in a cloud of  nonchalance  while and blue wilh Liz and Phil  driving by in Iheir horse-drawn  carriage.  That September, I developed  a very strange nervous habit that  drove me to the washroom every  five minules. I just had to gel  away from those photographs  and that job.  At the time I thought there  was something physically wrong  wilh me and made an appointment wilh our family doctor, a  little Armenian man who  smoked and drank coffee. He  prescribed Valium.  For three months I floated  around in a cloud of nonchalance. I thought I was acting  normally, until one day while  playing a game of Yahtsee wilh  my friend Marsha, she blurted  out lhat I was "stoned all Ihe  lime" and couldn't I "see what  was happening?"  I did. And the nexl September, Ihere was no need for Valium.  Years later I look back at Ihe  journals I've kept and I see that  in most Septembers I was busy  painting or having my teeth  cleaned or going to Quebec.  This September may be Ihe  best time to visit Ihe Belle  Province, witnessing the apparent euphoria of having the Quebec election decided. Next  September you may need a passport.  True lo form, Ihis September  I'm having my teeth cleaned.  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Our mobile food stand is  equipped with a fresh water tank  which supplies both hot and  cold water for washing hands. A  simple inquiry at Ihe hot dog  MIYTOGETHEI  Today it is quite common for  friends io pool their resources to  buy a larger home that neither  could afford alone. Whether a  starter home for two young  people or a retirement lifestyle, it  often makes sense. Some  builders cater specifically to this  group of buyers, even offering  homes with two elaborate  "master suites", instead of the  more typical room arrangement  thai assumes Mom, Dad and  several children. If you are  considering such a purchase,  make certain lhat you and your  friend sel out clear agreements as  to how you will handle it if one  wants to move out.  Before committing yourselves to  a property, sit down with your  lawyer and discuss the various  options you will have. Should  you take possession as joint  tenants1 Will you have a SO'So  interest in the property, or  should it he adjusted to reflect  ihe disparities in the down  payment or share of the  mortgage payment? You and  your buying partner should have  very clearly communicated  agreements with each other, then  have your lawyer get them down  in writing Once this has heen  done you can make your offer; it  may be the perfect way for  friends to improve their lifestyle  and maximize their investment  If you are considering a move,  contact  JonMcftarat  Sumcx Beaky - Gtoon  ������6-2277 (office)  8*6-3999 (home)  SUSSEX  REALTY  stand or phone call to the  licensed owner (the business  licence and heallh permit being  prominently displayed al the  stand) would have clarified any  concerns Ihe columnist would  have had.  So once again lhanks lo all  our customers presenl and  future - rest assured your food  is being handled in a professional, safe manner. See you next  summer  JAMIE M0LLOY and  MIKEMJANES  Sunshine Coasl  Barking back  I am responding lo Melissah  Charboneau's letter dated Aug.  11 lo gel Ihe slory straight. Miss  Charboneau's dog attacked  myself and my dog ( a seven-  month-old black Lab who was  on a leash).  She lold me her dog was  blind which was obvious  because il couldn't distinguish  between me and my dog when  attacking. Fearing for my own  safety is why I told her if she  didn't slop him I would have lo  let my dog go.  In Ihe ensuing battle of  approximately five minutes,  Miss Charboneau jusl stood  there and did nothing until her  neighbour stopped her dog.  I proceeded to walk my dog  and my seven-year-old son  down the hill at which lime  Miss Charboneau's father drove  down to see me (I'm assuming).  At Ihis point he did look at me,  put his truck in reverse and he  went back home.  I then walked back past their  home and made eye contact  with the fqlher an^e sj^lj,,  didn't say anything. ��� ]r, -,  Another point I would like lo  clarify is thai my wife and I  don'l really consider ourselves  "tourists" like Miss Charboneau  is assuming. My wife's parents  live in Madeira Park and we  have been coming lo visit for  years.  When we took our dog for a  walk (as I did that day), our dog  was on a leash and, as always, I  was carrying bags for picking  up his "deposits."  If you want lo complain  about "tourists" letting their  dogs do their thing on your lawn  maybe, Miss Charboneau, you  should take a walk up and down  your own hill jusl to the side off  Ihe road - beware of where you  step - your "local" dogs have  left many, many "deposits."  STEVE REA  Coast News Classifieds.  They never stop moving.  Coast News classified ads move cars, homes,  anything. Call (86-2622 or 885-3930 L.oasi News, September 19, 1994 7  news  RCMP blocked off the investigation area at Middlepoint Road.  file photo  Investigation continues in  death of Middlepoint man  Police in Sechelt arc continuing the investigation into the  suspicious death of a 28-year-  old Middlepoint resident,  Edward Van Popta.  Corp. John de Jong of Ihe  Sechelt RCMP detachment said  police are exploring "all possibilities" regarding the death,  including murder and suicide.  Lab results from an autopsy  on Van Popta have determined  he died of asphyxia.  Other lest results conducted  at the same time should be  available before Ihe end of the  month and will likely serve to  narrow the focus of the police  investigation, de Jong said.  Meanwhile, he said, "It is  (still) an unexplained death."  Van Popta's body was discovered mid-afternoon Sunday,  Aug. 28 at his rented home off  Highway 101 near Pender Harbour.  A large rock, weighing  approximately 450 pounds, was  found on top of the man's body.  "How it (the rock) got there  is still something we are determining," de Jong said.  Home support workers talk strike  by Darah Hansen  Sunshine Coast home support  workers are poised for a strike,  the result of collapsed talks  between the union representing  Ihe workers and Ihe province.  The over 60 workers on the  Coast are part of the BC Government and Service Employee's  Union which rejected a government offer of a six year contract,  ending bargaining negotiations  between Ihe Iwo sides Friday,  Sepl. 9.  The union represents about  2,000 home support workers  throughout the province who  provide in-home care for infirm  and menially disabled patients.  The workers are employed by 15  non-profit agencies, funded by  Ihe provincial government.  The workers have been without a contract since March 31,  1992.  Strike aclion has been mounting in other parls of Ihe province.  About 350 home support workers in Victoria began strike  action August 20. The union has  threatened expanding labour  action into Vancouver, the  Lower Mainland and smaller  community support services  around the province.  Meanwhile, Virginia  Reynolds, a Coast home support  worker and bargaining chair for  the province, said a strike vote  has not yet been taken locally.  Whether that will happen, she  sjiid, "I don'l know yet...we're  very, very upset."  If a strike vote i.s taken, Ihe  union must give 72 hours nolice  before calling a strike.  Reynolds said the workers,  mainly women, feel "betrayed"  by the government which is  pushing to keep more patients in  their own homes rather than in  hospital beds bul refusing to  increase salaries to recognize the  workers as educated profession  als. "We do everything except  give the shots," said Reynolds of  the duties required of home support workers.  Currently, home support  workers eam $8.35 to $12.35 per  hour, with no minimum number  of hours per week.  The union claims people who  do similar work in provincial  institutions, long term care facilities and extended care homes  enjoy significantly higher waged,'  benefits and working conditions. '  ' According to a press release;  the union rejected the govern-''  ment's latest offer, calling; it  "extraordinarily long'term  (which) no union can accepl."  Reynolds said the length of  the contract would leave workers  worse off financially when it  expired than they are already.  She declined to discuss the  government's offer, calling the  proposed pay increase "nickels  and dimes."  Fall web worm strikes Sunshine  Coast trees... Gibsons takes steps  by Jane Seyd  They hang from your fruil  trees in filmy grey tents, hundreds of larvae awaiting the  right moment. Then they start  eating everything in Iheir path.  A scene from the nexl  Stephen King movie coming to  Gibsons?  Not quite.  Just the latest installment of  Hyphantria cunea, now playing  in your back yard.  The fall web worm, or tent  caterpillar, has arrived in force  on Ihe lower Sunshine Coast.  "There are certainly a lol of  Ihem on the Coasl this year,"  said Gibsons Mayor Eric Small.  "This seems to be Ihe worst year  I've known."  Recently. Gibsons placed  advertisements warning property owners of the "dramatic"  infestation of caterpillars.  Small said he's had lo take  down tents on his own properly  three times so far.  Bob Duncan, an entomologist with the Canadian foresl  service in Victoria, sail/ Ihe web  worm is a problem all across the  continent right now, bul is in far  greater evidence in the East.  This year the sight of the  caterpillar tents is common, but  it's not an outbreak like the one  which happened Ihree or four  years ago, he said.  Usually the worm makes  tents in red alder trees. But cherry, walnut and other deciduous  trees are also often targets. Each  tent can have 100 or more larvae  inside and can be a metre or  more in diameter, said Duncan.  As the caterpillars eal, they  strip the leaves off the trees, but  usually don't kill the branches.  Because the caterpillars  strike lale in the growing season, "the damage lends lo be  more aesthetic than anything  else," said Duncan.  Residents can gel rid of the  tents by taking Ihem down and  Is  either burning them or squashing them.  Meanwhile, is Ihere anything  good to say about the lowly web  worm?  Well mainly, they're food for  other animals like birds, said  Duncan. And "it's part of the  nalural cycle of things."  I i'  ah  'ii' if,  m  Wilson Creek  'Gallery & Framing  September Savings  Prices on most in stock framed  images have been marked down  New In Stock  T-Shirts by Wilson Creek Gallery  artist So Boothroyd.  Toasting the Queen"  "Changing Diapers" ��� "Caffeine Hit"  $24  3 dimensional work by Karen Butchart  1995 Contemporary Native Art Calendors  Remember! 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Blackberries were an adventure  for her; she knew all about low  bush blueberries and cranberries  in Steep Creek, Saskatchewan,  but the blackberry thorns were a  challenge to her tough spirit.  Now my Aunt Anastie is,  well, buxom and we could not  completely outfit her for protection againsl the blackberry  thorns.  We did find a long-sleeved  shirt which she managed to button at the neck but no further,  along with my yellow rubber  boots and gray work socks. No  overalls. Overalls were only for  farm chores, she said.  We began picking along a  footpath above a steep bank al  Gower Poinl - this was some  years ago - at different points  along the path.  Determined to pick more  berries lhan Aunl, I moved on to  the most productive stretch of  hushes and so lost sight of het  but not the sound of her muttered annoyance at the blackberry stems snatching at her dress.  A violent shriek from Aunt  brought me scurrying to where  she had been picking. No sign  of her.  Then from somewhere under  the blackberry bushes down the  bank came her voice loudly  sounding her annoyance. She  had over-reached the edge and  crashed down the slope.  When I scrambled and  slashed my way down to her she  told me she wasn't hurt but  every berry had spilled from Ihe  Since Ihe Fall Fair was on and Ihe Gibsons Marina was doing up Iheir 10th anniversary, Ihe Gibsons  Yacht Club decided lo pul on some celebrations loo, cutting their second anniversary cake for  members and visitors alike and providing tours ot the building. Joel Johnstone pholo  milk carton tied around her  waist. She demanded I pick  Ihem up immediately.  "Let's get you out of here  first, Aunt," I said. Since she  was far too much for me lo lift, I  scrambled to the house directly  above the footpath.  The man there came down to  look. "The Iwo of us won't get  her to her feet, what wilh Ihe  blackberry thorns and the  slope," he said. Whal to do? The  man dragged out Ihe cable from  the winch on his boat trailer  parked beside his house bul it  wouldn't reach the path and he  had no extra rope.  "I'll call Ihe tow truck," he  said. "What will that cost," I  wondered out loud. "Try using  your Automobile Club card," he  said.  The tow truck man parked in  the yard of the house above Ihe  footpath, came down, look a  look, then covered his grin with  his hand.  All this time Aunt is bellowing orders at me and I'm very  rapidly becoming a battle  fatigue case.  The tow truck man bandaged  Aunt's ankles together, put his  truck cable hook in the bandage  and winched her up to the path.  Of course hanging head down  Aunt's dress fell over her head.  Good Heavens, she still wore  the voluminous pink bloomers,  the kind I'd seen on her clothesline when I was a kid.  Aunt Anastie blamed me for  Ihe accident and demanded  everyone turn around and not  look until she got her dress  adjusted.  She was mollified, however,  when I handed her my carton of  berries saying they were Ihe  berries she had picked and lhat  I'd gathered off the ground.  Aunt Anastie didn't visit the  Coasl ever again.  Davis Bay seal pup dies  despite rescue efforts  by Jane Seyd  Quick work on Ihe pari of a  local resident, police and Ihe  wildlife rehabilitation centre  was enough to give a wounded  seal pup a fighting chance at Ihe  Vancouver Aquarium's recovery program last weekend, but  in Ihe end was not enough lo  save Ihe animal.  On Sepl.  10, a        local woman spotted  the very young female seal pup stuck  in a kelp bed at Davis  Bay.  Police who responded to the call  noticed the animal  was wounded on its         face and throat, and  drove Ihe seal lo the wildlife  rehabilitation cenlre in Halfmoon Bay. Later the pup was  flown lo Vancouver by Coastal  Western Airlines where the  aquarium has a recovery program for young seals. The seal  died Iwo days later.  "She was in trouble from the  very beginning," said Marisa  Nichini, a spokeswoman for the  aquarium.  Unfortunately, said Nichini,  seal pups that don't make il are  "part and parcel of having a seal  pup rescue program."  "Seals as a species are pretty  hardy," she said, but before the  pups reach one month old  "they're extremely dependent on  She was in  troublefrom  the very  beginning  ���Marisa Nichini  their mothers."  Joanne Dickeson of the  wildlife rehab centre said it's  possible Ihe seal's wounds were  caused by being caught up in a  fishing net.  Results of a post-morlem  have not yet been completed.  The seal flown down Sept. 10  was the fourth pup  ~~~~~"     brought    to    the  aquarium from the  Sunshine Coast Ihis  year. All four seals  later died.  Nichini said the  age of the seals - all  four were only one  week old - probably        had a lol lo do with  the high death rale.  "That's the worst possible time  for a harbour seal to be without  its mother," she said.  Many of the young seals  brought lo the aquarium do survive, said Nichini. Most spend  two lo three monlhs in Ihe  recovery program before being  released back into the wild.  Dickeson said the rehab centre has received about 30 calls  on seal pups so far Ihis year.  Unless a seal pup is injured,  il should be left where it is and  observed for 24 hours before  any aclion is taken, she said.  The reason is mothers usually  leave their pups on the shore  while they go off and hunt for  food.  Jeannie's jorjeHnu $epnto &/ent  Special Savings Now in Effect  ���   -v�� thru Friday, Sept. 30 /^-  T.  Check List  Art Hw iU*i worn thin?  An Hn tide Mont* ttcure?  It the centre none* Mcure?  Is (he thank worn thin  i?*^  Claw Retyping   Oa Ring Sizing    *Q  Reg Price , it lot 4 claws   .fJV   Mate Smaller ?0  $6  Reg Wee 112  lUrat Cold Made larger ��|ft   ��j.  Reg Pr.<eSI6   JK)   >IUOI4  Chain Solder  Reg Price J10  SUNNIEST  Gibsons  Half Shanks   By Estimate  Until Friday. Sept. 30  Claws Checked and Karat  Cold Jewellery Cleaned  Jeannie's      *�� w  GHb & Gem       886-2023  jBL^JM roberts creek  community  Coast News, September 19, 1994  by Katharine Trueman  885-2282  Volunteers are the heart and  soul of many communities and  Roberts Creek is very fortunate  to have many dedicated volunteers. Many volunteers prefer to  gel on wilh the job without a lol  of fanfare. But there are occasions when volunteers should be  recognized.  Flo McSavanay is retiring  from the Roberts Creek Library  after more than 35 years of service.  She has seen the library grow  from a small back room with a  few donated books to the  bustling 12 hour a week operation today.  The staff now numbers 18  volunteers and the library has  approximately 8,000 volumes on  its shelves.  Recently at the library general meeting Flo was presented  with a certificate thanking her  for her wonderful contribution.  It was learned that without Flo's  devoted service in the past, we  might never have had our own  library in the Creek. .  Service on this level is done  for the love of it and can never  be repaid. Words are paltry  things at best, but the library  committee feels sure that all the  reading population of Roberts  Creek will join us in saying  thank you Flo McSavanay.  Uniforms  The Roberts Creek scout  group urgently requires used  Beaver and Cub (the new issue)  Students at Roberts Creek Elementary witch RCMP with radar enforce school zone speed limits.  Joel Johnstone photo  uniforms. If you wish to donate  or sell, please call me at 885-  2282. Pickup can be arranged.  Story telling  The StoryTelling Festival is  scheduled for Sept. 30 to Oct. 2  at Rockwood Centre.  This year the committee  would like the decorations to be  extremely colourful and festive.  If you have plants, flowers,  or pampas grass that you can  donate, they would be most  appreciated (required by Sept.  27). They are also looking for  the loan of interesting containers  such as large baskets, tubs or  milk cans, or other types of containers - suggestions? Pickup  can be arranged.  If you are able to help with  flowers or containers or help at  the festival itself call Joan at  885-2522.  Support group  A group of parents of home  educated children are forming a  support group. The objectives of  the group will be to allow home  educated children to get lo know  one another, give the parents an  opportunity to discuss common  interests, and provide information for those families considering home schooling.  Parents and children are  invited to attend the first meeting to be held Sept. 20 at 7 pm.  Call John Klippenstein at 885-  3086 for more information.  Library news  Wise Jane Austen wrote "Let  other pens dwell on guilt and  misery." Many readers of modern novels may wish their  authors had followed that sage  advice.  If your wish is to read about  people with whom you might  wish to take to tea, there is still  hope.  Have you tried Fried Green  Tomatoes by F. Flagg, or read  novels by Anne Tyler, Joanne  Trollope or Rosamunde Pilcher?  To these names we can now add  that of Barbara Kingsolver.  We now have Animal  Dreams, The Bean Trees and  Pigs in Heaven. We will buy  more in the future.  For those who prefer stronger  fare, may we suggest All the  Pretty Horses by Cormac  McCarthy.  This book was strongly recommended by Mel Hurtig in the  course of his festival speech. As  usual, the Roberts Creek Library  has a copy on its shelves.  Creek legion  When is the last time you  have enjoyed a roast beef dinner  cooked just the way it should be  done? Well, why not try an  evening at the Roberts Creek  legion and take time just for  yourself.  Every Friday the legion  offers a wonderful roast beef  smorgasbord dinner for only  $10.95 including Yorkshire pudding and all the trimmings. Dinner is served from 6 to 8 pm and  it's a guarantee you'll enjoy this  very tasty spread.  Steering committee seeking  health council nominations  Residents of the Sunshine  Coast are invited to submit  resumes for consideration by the  Sunshine Coast Heallh Council  (SCHC) steering committee for  for appointment by the Minister  of Heallh to the Sunshine Coast  Interim Community Heallh  <eeuncili('1994-1996).   m ,  i, ri. Background - in July of  1993 the SCHC steering committee was elected by the community in response to (he provincial ministry of health's new  .directions initiative.  Over Ihe past 15 months the  steering committee has met  weekly to plan for the SCCHC.  They have asked our community for input lo this process  though a series of community  forums, surveys and request for  proposals. A plan will be submitted to the Ministry of Heallh by  Ihe end of October, 1994. ll is  our hope that the SCCHC will be  designated shortly afterward.  The Interim Communily  Health Council will consist of  nine members:  ��� three chosen from our elected officials (municipal councils,  regional district and school  board);  ��� three appointed from current  board members of non-profit  societies funded 50 per cenl or  more by the Ministry of Health;  ��� three members from Ihe  community at large, selected by  the steering committee.  The role of CHC will be to  provide direction, policy and  vision for the Sunshine Coast  health system as a whole.  The Iwo years following designation as a SCCHC will clearly  be a lime of transition when a  great deal of work will need lo  he done under the leadership of  the council.  We are therefore looking for  candidates who: are committed,  to managing heallh care transit  lion; are willing to make a signif-  Going Aw.iy  on Vacation?  Your Secret's  Safe With Us.  Leave yourcsiri al home with us,  rm/Animal Can  Mail Clearir* and FonraflUng  Indoor Plant and Yard Maintenance  ttsjissstt Home Check of Ure-taSmkr  CA1LSHARON ^85-2228  <Mjf     iNteUUiilMt  BONDED LICENSED INSURED  Brincl��9 Cruel To Cowl  icant voluntary time commitment; have skill and experience  in board and committee work;  are objective; are action oriented;  are team players.  Note: Individuals wilh a  financial interest in health services funded by the Ministry of  Health are not eligible for Community Health Counoil membership.  If you are interested in serving on the interim council please  complete the nomination form  with resume information by Oct.  5,1994.  Nomination forms and further  information are available  Ihrough: Shawn Cardinall,  Chair, Sunshine Coasl CHC  Steering Committee, cloS19, C2,L  RR4, Gibsons, BC VON lVO.i,  Fax:886-4652.  For further information con-'  tad Shawn Cardinall 886-8036  or Wendy Turner 886-2258.  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  een. Please contact your neighbourhood  ool immediately to register your child il you  aye not done so already.  SUSSEX  REALTY  The TOP SELLING OFFICE  N   (i I US ON S  (Mmm�� Usmo Leader m Sues of Homes A PruPBtrv)  Notice Board  Oifolif mail Mat It ipdatcd statu?  We reserve Ike ri(hl lo edit submissions for brevity  All submisiions ikoold refer lo non-prom events  of teniae conmaaity intereii  Items will be lined Ihree weeks prior lo Die evenl.  DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS WEDNESDAY NOON FOR MONDAY DISTRIBUTION  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19  Canadian Cancer Soelaty. S.C. Unit  regular monthly meeting, 1 pm, SCRD  boardroom, Royal Terraces, Sechelt.  Public Welcome. Inlo: 6868765  E.C.B.C Meeting - 7:30 pm. Teddy Bear  Daycare, Davis Bay.  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21  Adoleecent Survivor Oroup lor girls  aged 13 to 19 years who have been  sexually abused aa children/sexually  assaulted as teens. 3:30-5:30 pm. For  inlo t registration: leave message lor  Carol or Trysh at 685-5881  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22  Rockwood Centre StoryTelling  Festival 3rd Annuel Celebrity Daeaart  Auction, 7:30 pm. Come see the local  celebs get their lust dessens Tickets &  Inlo: 685 2522  Sechelt A Dlatrlct Chamber ol  Commerce lunch meeting, noon.  Pebbles Restaurant S12. Topic: Reel  Estate on the Sunshine Coast, Speaker:  Steve Sawyer Please cal 8856662 lo  reserve  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23  S.C. Arte Centre: writer Rona Murray  reads Irom her recent travel memoirs,  Journey Back to Peshawar. Admission  Iree. courtesy ot Canada Council  SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24  S.C. Equestrian Club lunlor gymkhana  and fun day. starts 10 am. Qibsons Ring  (behind the pool) Info: Jodt. 886-3059.  S.C. Amneety International Group #160  garage sale. Sechell Elememenlory.  Contributions greatly apprecialed. to  donete. Rob, 866.3822: Roger, 865-  4353; or Shirley. 883-1154.  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER II  Pender Harbour Muelc Centre: Pianist  Lars Valmestad Annual Qeneral  Meeting. 1:30 pm; Admission $8; children  under 12 free.  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26  Csnsdlen Federetlon of University  Women meeling, St. John's United  Church, Davis Bay, 11:30 am. Quest  speaker: writer & poet Teresa Klshkan,  reading from her latest novel, Inlshbream.  Prospective 1994-95 members especially  welcome. Light lunch served. Inlo: 865-  3335.  WEDNESOAY-FRUAY, SEPT. 2*40  S.C. Wildlife Rehab Centra will be In  Trail Bay Mall promoting seniors'  involvement.  THURSDAY,  29  Breakaway Drug I Alcohol Abuse  Society ennual general meeting, 7:30  pm, 807 Kiwanis Way. Qibsons (rear  entrance).  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30  Multiple Scleroala Support Oroup  meets, 10 em, Coast-Garibaldi Heallh  Unit, Sechelt. All welcome.  SATURDAY A SUNDAY, OCT. 112  S.C. Equeotrlan Club English A Western  Fall Show. All activities start approx. 10  am, at the Qibaons Ring, behind the pool  Into: Jodl, 886-3059.  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1  Welcome Beech Community Aaan.  Oktoberfeet in the (rue treditlon ol the  European-test Food, atmosphere, music.  7:30 pm Tickets 110 from Franz. 885  4590 or Frank. 885.9955 by Sept 24  SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2  Pender Harbour A Dlatrlct Health  Centre Society Annual Qeneral Meeting,  2 pm, Legion Hall, Madelre Park  Agenda: Election ol ntw trustees New  members welcome. Old members are  reminded to renew Iheir memberships  Refreshments provided by Heeth Cenlre  Auxiliary  Walk the World for Schisophrenic  starting al the Secnelt Indian Band Han  Regislration al 12:30. walk begins al  1:30. Lunch concession stand,  entertainment, balloons. Face-painting.  Eriles and draws Pledge lorms al  innadine s Shoes, Coast Books. Zippers  Kids or call 8884772  MONDAY, OCTOBER 3  S.C. Breeellesdlng Support Oroup  Mothers' Meeting, 10 am. Topic Baby  Arrives - the Family and the Breastfed  Baby. Moms & babes welcome  Pregnant? Please come? Any questions  or concerns can be discussed Info  Laurie 886-7900 or Roxanne 886-3230  MISCELLANEOUS  Child   Health   Clinics   (Qibsons)  September 20 8 27 with extra clinic Sept  19; (Stchtlt) Stpl. 21 A 21; (Pender  Harbour) Sept. 22 �� 29. Olbeons IM-  5800, Stchtlt 885-5184.  Tuberculin Skin Testing A Traveler!'  Clinic (Qlbaona) Sept. 19 �� 26 with  Travelers' CMC only on Scot. 22129:  (SecheH) Sept. 19 4 28 with Travtltrs'  Clinic only on Sept. 21 A 29. Qibsons  6865600, Sechell 685-5164.  Prenetel Clause (Olbeone) next Early  Class Oct. 11. (Sechelt) Next Lata Class  Oct. 18. 25. Nov 1 wilh ��� breestleeding  follow-up Gibsons Nov. 15. All prenatal  classea are Irom 7 to 9 pm. Please  register early as dasses fill up quickly. To  register: Gibsons 886-5800. Sechelt 685-  5184.  -In Full Bloom" exhibit ol oil-  watercolour-acrylic pointings by Chrlstei  Fuoss-Moort, Sepl. 10-30, Hunter  Gallery, Lower Qibsons  Play Bridge for Htert: easy, tun and  earns a charitable lax receipt, loo. Your  foursome end choice ot when and where  nine sessions before April 15. 1995. For  details, call Doo Diether at 9867340or  Eleanor Chinnick at 886-2981 39  Elphlnetone Pioneer Muaaum, 716  Winn Rd., across Irom Post Olfice,  Qibsons. New winter hours are Mon ,  Tues. Wed 8 Sat. 1.5pm Exhibits  cover the vaat range of Coaal history  trom the near to tne distant past. All  areas snd aspects ol our heritage are  explored on Iwo floors tam-packed with  fascinating displays. Be sure to drop by  soon Admission by donation Call 886  8705 tor more info  Parent-Tot Drop-In: tor parents with children up to 5 9:30-11 30 am at the follow  Ing locations Gibsons United Church Hall  (Mon , Tues . Wed . Fn I. Sechell St  Hilda's Church Hall (Tues). Wilson Creek  Communily Hall (Thurs) Info:  Community Services. 885 5981  Sexually Transmitted Oleeeae Clinic:  (Hiv information, counselling and test-  Ing) Phone lor appointment in Gibsons  8865600. Sechell 8855164  Single t Pregnant? Call the Health Unit  - 886-5600.  Prenatal Hotpltal Tour: phone St  Mary'e Hospital switchboard 10 arrange  lor tour, 8652224 Prenatal only  . every Tueeday from 1:15 to 3:30  pm at 494 S. Fletcher, Gibsons and in  Stchtlt al 5571 Inlet on Wednesdays  kom 1-3:30 pm.  School Entry Booster Clinics A booster dose ol diphtheria. tetanus and pertua-  sis la important for children entering  school. Gibsons clinic* - 8865600;  Sechelt doles- 888-5184.  Nttdlt Exchtnge: Mondays A  Thursdays, 3-4 pm. Gltaons Health Unit.  MONDAYS  Recovery, kw. otters e sen-help method  10 overcome the negative feelings that  come from fear, anger, depression tnd  constant anxiety. 79 pm, Tht Wellness  Cenlre. Qibsons Inlo: 888-8028        39  Fibromyalgia Support Oroup, 7-9 pm,  Coast-Garibaldi Health Unit.  _   __  1 meel. 7:30 pm,  Communily Use Room, Chaster Rd.  Firehall. Gibsons. Improve your communication and public speaking skills in a  lun and supportive environment - all  guests welcome. Inlo: 885-4049  TUESDAYS  "Living With Cencer" Support Group  meets every other Tuesday. Kirkland  Centre. Davis Bay. 1 pm Into 8855881  or 6884389  WEDNESDAYS  Poatpartum Depreaeion Support  Oroup - Gibsons Heallh Unit. 1 2 30 pm  Shorncllffe Auxiliary meets third  Wednesday ol eech month at Shorncliffe  Inlo 8851915 52  Perent A Beby Drop-In gives parents an  opportunity to meet other parents and  discuss common concerns The group  THURSDAYS  3C'e Weighl Lose Support Oroup  meets afternoons 10 30 12 30pm. call  886-2692. and evenings 6 30 8 00pm  call 8967159. al the Untied Church,  Glassford Rd. Gibsons  Birth Control Clinic. Coasl Garibaldi  Heallh Unit, 494 S Fletcher, 79 pm  Confidential service ��� eveiyone welcome  No appointment needed Info: 995-7770.  FRIDAYS  Breest Sell-Exam Clinic First Friday ol  each month. 7:309 pm, Gibsons Heallh  UnH.  United Church Thrill Shop. 13 pm,  church basemenl. lone otl Trueman  Coast News Classifieds Sell 885-3930 ��� 886-2622  ROCKWOOD  events  NIGHT  Celebrity Dessert  Auction  Thursday, Sept. 22,7:30 pm  Fundraiser for the Storytelling Festival  $5 admission  Yoga with  Carol Brophy  10 Tuesdays staling Sept. 20  Beginners 6-7:30 pm Cost: $70  On-going 7:35-9:30 pm Cost: $75  10 Thursdays starting Sept. 22  All ability levels 10-11:30 am Cost $70  Yoga with  Sara Gerring  10 Wednesdays starting Sept. 21  Beginners 6-7:30 pm Cost: $70  On-going 7:35-9:30 pm Cost $75  Tai Chi with  Merrily Corder  10 Tuesdays starting Oct 11  Noon-1 p.m. Cost: $65  Children's Theatre  Workshop with  Maggi Guzzi  8 Wednesdays starting Oct. 5  4-5:30 pm, ages 8-14 years  Cost $48  After-School Craft  Workshops with  Hullabaloo and  Wendy Harford  Thursdays 4-5:30 pm continuing  throughout the school year  Musk and Movement  with Wendy Harford  6 Tues. starting Oct 5 ��� 4-5:30  Cost: $38 Ages 5-12 years  Exploring Creativity  with Children with  Greta Guzek  4 Sat. starting Oct. 15  Cost: $45 includes materials  Ages 9-12  Musk Improvisation  with Ross Darrant  Sun. Oct 23,11:30-5.00  All instruments - intermediate and  advanced musicians.  Rockwood Centre  Storytelling Festival  Sept. 30, Oct. 1-2  Call for details  885-2588  ���  tutrm  Ht'if  Get rid of  those  unwanted  items in  the  Coast  News  Classifieds!  ���  866-2622  885-3930 k New-Used  Furniture & t'ollectables  community  W WHARF STREET MARKET  111 Wanted: Stamps & Coins  |Sv. Open 7 days a meek, 10- 5:30pm -jVC  ���iSs. 5500WharfRd. _ 1 VsSl  885-6389  Firefighters find fishing fun in Pender  %*&M  ���v��^'  The Coast News  Our 49th year of Serving the Sunshine Coast  upcomq e*jem<,  ATAQlAHCBt  Wednesday, September 21st  GARNET ROGERS  In Concert  Raven's Cry Theatre, Sechelt ��� 8.00 pm  Info: 885-4597 or 885-2294  Friday, September 30 - Sunday, October 2  Rockwood Centre, Sechelt  STORY TELLING FESTIVAL  A Patchwork Quilt of Tales  Saturday, October 1st  Driftwood Players present  "THE PARALLAX GARDEN"  bj Paddy Campbell  DINNER THEATRE  St. Bartholomew's Anglican Church Hall  Gibsons, 7:00 pm  Watch the Coast News &  Coast News Weekender for details  on all these upcoming events & ticket info.  To advertise in this  CUP  [save  Call our Sechelt office at 885-3930  or our Gibsons office at 886-2622  by Roxanne Gregory  Amid cannon fire and clouds  of gun smoke, Ihe 14th annual  North Vancouver Firefighter's  sociely fishing derby came to a  close Saturday afternoon, at  Lowe's Resort in Pender Harbour.  More lhan 130 firefighters  from all over the Lower Mainland converged on the coast in  the annual fundraiser lo benefit  salmonid enhancement programs.  Organizer Ted Cameron  explained, "For years we ran Ihe  derby raising money for Ihe burn  unil. Now stations in Vancouver  and Richmond have taken over  thai project. We thought it was  about time we gave something  back to Ihe resource. Good fishing and good resource management go hand in hand."  This year firefighters landed  30 springs, 45 coho, 7 cod, and  dogfish by Ihe dozens. Larry  West, a six year veteran of Ihe  derby, won firsl place with an IS  Ib. 8 oz. spring caught off Ihe  soulh end of Sangster Island. "I'd  run out of live herring, and I was  using cut plug when it hit. We  were only in about 10 feet of  water off the soulh end and there  were some concerns we might  run aground, ll was an unbelievable fight, and then the drag nut  came off the reel and il fell apart.  Pieces of the reel fell overboard,  and I didn't think we were going  lo land him."  West won an all expenses paid  trip to Langara Island Lodge in  Ihe Queen Charlotte Islands. Second place, and a 12 foot  Hourston Glasscraft runabout  with molor and trailer went to  Dell Possy with a 16 pound 13  ounce spring, with third place  FRESH,  FRESH,  FRESH!  Ih:,,   ��   ���,ls ,,!���,,,,  I '.-.li  I  ..llr,  AUDREY'S  COFFEE  SERVICE  ^J  TOBACCO SALES ACT  There's a new BC law  to protect children  and youth from  tobacco addiction  Ninety percent of Canadian smokers start before they are 19 years old.  The earlier people start to smoke, the more likely they are to become  addicted and suffer from tobacco-related illnesses.  Smoking kills over 5,000 British Columbians each year and costs taxpayers,  through the provincial health system, over $1 billion.  The provincial government has introduced a new law to help protect young  people from tobacco addiction:  __ It it now illegal to sell tobacco products to anyone under the age of 19.  Q Tobacco vendor* must display health warning and age limit signs.  Q Photo ID is required if a purchaser's age is in question.  Information for retailers  Retailers who have not yet received their package of information  and required signs should call 1-800-668-2864  Prevention  B.C.  MINISTRY  OF HEALTH  A couple of happy  participants in the  North Vancouver  Firelighter's  Fishing Derby  held in Pender  Harbour. Left is  fourth place  winner Keith  Burden with his  father Bill.  Roxanne Gregory  pholo  going to Bill Thompson who  landed a 13 lb.9 ounce spring.  Fourth place was taken by Keith  Burden with a 12 Ib. five ounce  spring.  The largest coho weighed in at  dockside davis bay  13 lbs 8 ounces, and was taken  by R. Knutson. Part of the proceeds of Ihe derby are donated to  Ihe Safeway Daiwa world salmon  fishing championships which  ends on .September 18. Accord  ing to Daiwa Canada, more than  $50,000 has been donated via the  championships to three enhancement projecls including the Pender Harbour Hatchery, and the  Secret Give Nel Pen Project.  by Jo-Anne Sheanh, 885-3629  The new school term has now  been in session for Iwo weeks  and I'm sure there are many  mothers oul Ihere who wistfully  kiss their child goodbye as they  venture out into lhat different  world for the first time, which  was, up to now, virtually  unknown.  Within a matter of weeks,  everything your child says will  be prefaced by "Teacher says..."  Your balloon will be burst as you  suddenly encounter the first challenge to your overall influence  on this little mind.  Our three sons are all children  of the 50s, a time perhaps that  was less stressful, less structured  and catered a bit more to the  individualistic approach. Economically, wages were low  although jobs were plenty and  most people functioned day to  day paying their bills and raising  their family. We were no exception.  When our eldest son, Gerry,  started school in 1957 we felt no  one was more ready to begin his  adventure into the outside world  than he. Eager lo go, to learn, lo  absorb, it was with a tinge of  sadness I took his hand and  walked with him for the first  time to a place that he would ultimately spend the greater part of  his life, to date, school.  Wilhin a matter of weeks, this  inquisitive little mind would  become a veritable storeroom of  knowledge all gleaned from  'teacher' - most everything he  had been taught by mom and dad  was incidental, teacher was the  paragon of all there could be.  Sound familiar? Always loving  school he soon learned some of  life's cruel lessons out there in  that new world he was unfamiliar  wilh. He came lo realize lhat not  all children are kind, compassionate, or caring.  He met the bullies, the ones  who take their frustrations and  turn them into aggressive and  violent behaviour towards others,  usually the smallest and the  weakest. He encountered the  users, the takers, the I've got  mine, who cares aboul you?  types.  One of the hardest things we  had lo do as parents was to try  and help all our boys to under  stand that all people are not the  same. That there are varied reasons why some children act as  they dq, but it is extremely hurtful when your child comes home  crying because someone has  been mean to another child and  Ihey don't understand why.  School is a training ground  for most kids and it can be a  good solid foundation for them  to begin their tick through life if  they allow it to be. It is like a  launching pad to life, how they  relate to others, how and what  they learn and what (hey ultimately do with it, the choices  they make, il is all wilhin their  grasp. I firmly believe thai most  teachers are there because they  feel they can make a difference.  Remember Annie Sullivan who  taught Helen Keller? What a  contribution thai lady made.  Bridge  Calling all bridge players -  Friday afternoon bridge is starting up on Sept. 2J at 1 pm at the  DB/WC community hall and will  be held on the second and fourth  Friday of every month. For further info call Lois at 885-9010 or  Maria at 885-4473.  rcmp notes  SUSSEX  J  'Tlie  |()|"'1111xc,  IN    (, I B M) \  imulwu usmn u��oea w auff of now* < momm)  Home or  .Property  Evaluation  For action not excuses  Call Kenan MacKenzie  885-7810.  office  Overnight between Sunday,  Sept. ll and Monday, Sept. 12  approximately 15 automobiles  were entered while parked in  the owners' driveways, according to Sechelt RCMP.  Stolen was loose change.  All bul one of the vehicles  were left unlocked by Iheir  owners.  Sechelt RCMP would like to  request that all vehicle owners  lake proper precaution in locking vehicles when not in use.  Most of the vehicles entered  were in the area of Davis Bay  between Whitaker and Salal.  Anyone who may have information regarding ihis incident are  asked lo call the Sechell RCMP  at 885-2266 or CrimeStoppers.  A NEWS  Call us at 886-2622  or 885-3930!  JL Coast News, September 19, 1994        11  community  sechelt scenario  by Margaret Walt, 885-3364  I don'l know if It's wishful thinking or  fact, but I can notice a distinct difference in  the speed of drivers since the children  returned to school. They are definitely slowing down. Oh, there are slill a few that whiz  by at the speed of sound but the majority of  drivers in Sechelt are taking it a little easier.  Thank you from thq parents and the children.  Something else to be proud of: Sechelt  citizens exceeded the expectations of Ihe  Red Cross in its recent quest for much needed blood. Two hundred and thirly-one units  of blood were collected - 100 percent of the  Red Cross' target. Take a bow everyone who  took the time to go and donate.  Arts centre reading  Sunshine Coat Arts Centre presents Rona  Murray, who will read from her recent travel  memoirs. The Arts Centre hopes you will be  able to join them in listening to Ihis entertaining author and her Journey Back to Pre-  shawar. Admission free, Friday, Sept. 23 at  8 pm at Ihe Arts Centre in Sechelt.  Walk the World for Schizophrenia  Anyone who has any knowledge at all of  Ihis terrifying mental illness will agree the  sooner a cure is found the better. That's why  I urge you to take part in the Walk Ihe World  for Schizophrenia. The walk starts at the  Sechell Indian Band hall. Registration is at  12:30, walk begins at 1:30. There will be a  lunch concession stand, entertainment, balloons, face painting, prizes and draws. Pick  up a pledge form at Coast Books, Linnadine's Shoes, Zippers Kids or call 886-4772.  Continuing education  You should have received your copy of  this very interesting magazine by now. So  there's jusl no excuse for you lo sil in Ihe  house during the long, sometimes dreary  monlhs of winter, unless you really want to,  of course. There's something for everyone in  the brochure. Thumb Ihrough il al your  leisure and see if I'm not right.  A reminder  If you know someone who's having a  birthday, or you would like to welcome a  new baby or maybe it's your parents' 50th  wedding anniversary, call me. My number is  at the lop of the column, or you can call 885-  0335 and leave a message. If 1 possibly can I  will get it in the column.  Hospital auxiliary  Sechelt branch of the hospital auxiliary is  making plans for its upcoming bazaar on  Nov. 5. If you have any old jewellery, books  (paperbacks) or white elephant goodies, we  can use Ihem. Please call 885-4508 or 885-  9405. Pick ups arranged.  by Frank Roosen, 883-2920  My apologies lo all you people. You have looked all over Ihe  Coast News to find die Harbour  Lights.)  There was so mych lo report  last week that I had spent over  Ihree hours producing a column  and then find it not printed. Here  is what happened lasl weekend.  Anniversaries  Firstly I wish to remind you  of the 20th anniversary of the  Pender Harbour Legion branch's  new building.  Ada and Al Priest  These lovely people had their  60th anniversary on Sept. 17 at  the community hall.  Everyone had a wonderful  day. We wish Al and Ada the  very besl.  Power and Sail Squadron  The PH Power and Sail  Squadron'will be open for registration on Sept. 20 in the basemenl of Sl. Andrew's Church at  1900 hours for the following  courses:' Boating Course to start  on Sept. 27 at 1900 hours.  Advanced Piloting with a probably ilaitii g date somewhere mid-  October. Future courses planned  .VflW nni;1>i-jl.M   I  ;���   }\tpni  bnuma    ininiml mi     ���' >2  The Pender Harbour Pool opened with a splash last week.  are: Spring Boating Course and  an Engine Maintenance Course.  For further info call Chris at 883-  2990, Doris at 883-9747 or Alan  al 883-9373.  ri rnnoi '  Music society  There was some mis-printing  in the last report. It is Lars  Valmestad from Regina who will  be giving a concert on Sept. 25 al  Roxanne Gregory photo  2 pm and Ihe cosl is $8. Children  under 12 free.  Another concert by Valmestad will be Sept. 28 at 7:30 pm in  St John's Church at Davis Bay.  4ta  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  Some 40 members of Ihe  Halfmoon Bay branch of St.  Mary's Hospital Auxiliary  attended last Monday's meeting  ai Ihe Welcome Beach hall to listen to what director of nursing  Wendy Hunt hall lo say about the  changes in Health care on the  Sunshine Coast.'  In her address she explained  that the aim is io have more efficient services for less money by  bringing care closer to home,  reducing the number of days  spent in hospital and increasing  home nursing care.  Committees are presently  working on plans which may be  discussed and explained more  fully when Ihe community health  plan will be presented to the public on Oct. 23 at the Seniors Hall  in Sechelt from 1:30 to 4 pm.  Watch the papers for further  announcements.  In a question period Ms. Hunt  was asked what roles will be  played by hospital auxiliaries in  Ihe future and where would the  funds raised be distributed. In her  reply, Hunt explained that the  committees will be looking into  the protection of these monies  and lhat the role of auxiliaries  may have to be "grappled with"  as home care increases in the  future.  In the meantime, volunteers  are still badly needed in the hospital and in help at the thrift  shop.  At Welcome Beach  The nexl social event at Ihe  hall will be Ihe annual Oktoberfest in Ihe true tradition of the  real European Fest.  The food, Ihe atmosphere and  Ihe music will all be there and so  will you if you get cracking and  make reservations right away  before Sepl. 24. Call either Franz  at 885-4590 or Frank 885-9855  for tickets. Later in October will  be the soup and sandwich luncheon.  By now members will have  received the newsletter with  dates of events until the end of  the year.  Bridge has just started on the  first and third Friday of each  month and newcomers are  always welcome. Shuffleboard  will start in October, so gel your  name in now lo help make up  teams.  Block party  On Saturday, Sept. 24 Ihere  will be a block party on Dogwood Streel in Welcome Woods  to welcome new families.  There will be games for the  young folks such as street hockey, volleyball etc., and all you  have lo do is bring along your  own picnic supper and chain or  a blanket.  Join in the fun from 4 to 7  pm. If it should rain, the evenl  will be re-scheduled.  There will be lots of road  signs for you to follow to find  the location.  _��enka ^umitrescu  ci;rtii'ihd ghnlral accountant  is pleased to announce the opening  of her accounting practice!  WE OFFER:  ��� manual & computerized accounting  * personal & corporate tax  ��� administrative & financial services  PHONE 885-3007  9314 Truman Rd  Halfmoon Bay  721 Winn Rd  Gibsons  Tickets on Sals for...  Dinner Theatre  "Driftwood Players" present  "The Parallax Garden"  by Paddy Campbell  Salurday October 1 ��� 7pm  St. Bartholomew's Anglican Church Hall  ^ Gibsons ��� LICENCED �� $30 J  Proceeds to benefit Driftwood Players  & the Gibsons Landing Revitalization Project  Tickets available at...  Gibsons...  Branka's Boutique ��� Coast Books  The Landing General Store  Sayward Books, Sunnycrest Mall  Molly's Lane Market  Sechelt...  Talewind Books  Elphie's Cabaret  Thursday,   Sept.   22  DOORS OPEN 7PM -SHOW START AT 8PM ��� ADVANCE TICKETS $6- DOOR J8  TIX AVAILABLE AT:  Elphie's Cabaret, The Party Stop, Budget Video  Max Music, Gramma's Pub  egmont news  by Lynn Mees  Notice any changes on the  hall? If you haven't seen it,  check out the new Egmont  Community Hall sign, painted  and donated by Kim Freemantle.  It spans almost the whole width  of the hall and is full of outrageous colour.  Also there is a new gutter on  ihe front porch, new windows  opened up again and double  glazed glass installed where the  CBC had boarded everything up  for Ihe set of Riller's Cove years  ago.  Thrift store  There's a new access lo the  Thrift Slore and the whole  building gol a massive cleaning.  The crew says lhat they're nol  finished yet and hope to gel one  more work party happening  before our big Hallowe'en Harvest Party. So if you missed out  and want to get in on the good  energy created at the last fixup  call Geoff or Marten.    .'  There's a few congrats going  around, one which I forgot lo  mention goes to Dean Bosch  who won several prizes wilh a  friend of his in a log sorting  competition.  Welcome to the world  Also welcome to the world  Luke Roose, born lo Gale and  Tim, Theo, Jesse and Myrriah,  and lo Jasmine who had a baby  girl, whose name we don't know  yet, but are healthy and no doubt  happy.  The garbage container on the  government dock will be  removed on Oct. 15, mostly  because of misuse. Those who  are wanting to dump their  garbage try the dump, or Bathgate's for a buck a bag. Better  yet recycle and compost!  CLEAR  THE AIR  ��. aI       Reduce air  &^Crr    pollution  ,ji t'   from residential  wood smoke  and auto emissions with lips  from the Association.  f  B.C. Lung Association  Ho\ umw. Station I)  VjnaHucr.Hr .V6J4M1  BONNIEBROOK INDUSTRIES  Your complete septic system service  Field Flushing  Portable Toilet Rentals  Environmental Cleanup  Water Hauling  High Pressure Wash  Commercial ��� Residential ��� Industrial  Serving the entire Sunshine Coast  Call any time  886-7064  Cell 885-8101  In Pender Harbour call Ken Cole 883-9134  TOWN OF GIBSONS  NOTICE OF TAX SALE  Public Notice is hereby given that on September 26th, 1994 at 10:00 am. in the  Council Chamber of the Municipal Hall at 474 South Fletcher Road, the Collector  will conduct the annual tax sale.  The following parcels will be offered for sale by public auction if the delinquent  taxes and interest are not sooner paid:  FOUONO.  LEGAL DESCRIPTION  STREET ADDRESS  365.000  Lot 9, Block 29, Plan 4856, D.L. 685  336 Headlands Road  677.500  Lot G, Block C, Plan 6125, D.L. 686  843.000  Lot 3, Block 6, Plan 4028, Suburban  Block K&L, D.L. 686  585 Killarney Lane  855.000  Block 7 of K & L, Plan 4028, D.L 686  895.000  Lot 18 of 1, Block 7, Plan 7392,  D.L. 688  744 Highway 101  927.000  Lot 52 of 1, Block 7, Plan 7392,  D.L 688  768 Hillcrest Road  Prospective purchasers are hereby advised that any purchase of tax sale  property will be subject to a one year redemption period by the registered owner.  Ian C. Poole, CA  TREASURER/COLLECTOR 12        Coast News, September 19, 1994  Coordinator  Sunshine Coast  Community  Learning Centre  Dulles: To provide leadership and  assistance lo [he Sunshine Coast  Community Learning Council.  Qualifications: Master's degree in  education; background in Adull  Basic Education preferred;  Experience in community  developmeni and planning  education programs for adults is  essential;  Experience in working wilh  volunteer, communily  boards/consortiums is required;  Demonstrated ability to coordinate  and manage communily projects;  Demonstrated ability lo interview  and advise adult learners;  Experience wilh communily  literacy programs preferred.  Location: Sechelt Regional Centre.  Appointment: Temporary Part  Time (approx. 16 hrs/wcek) for 10  monlhs.  Salary: Faculty scale  Applications lo:  Stephanie Forsyth, Dean  Career and Vocational Programs  Capilano College  20SS Purcell Way  North Vancouver, B.C. V7J 3H5  Fax: 984-1758  Closing Dale: Sepl. 30,1994  leisure  Chinese literature explored  at StoryTelling Festival  There is a buzz of  excitement among the  storytellers attending the  3rd Annual Rockwood  StoryTelling Festival.  The excitement is over  one of their fellow tellers  making an appearance at  this year's festival.  Her name is Kate  Stevens.  Kate Stevens has spent  the lasl 10 years of her  life working on Chinese  literature as it is performed in Ihe oral tradition.  With countless trips to  China, Stevens has counted over 100 genres of Chinese storytelling  techniques. In more recent visits, she has  studied Peking Drumsong wilh leading per-  formner Sun Shujun and also studied Shandong paltertale and (bamboo) fast clapper-  tale techniques.  If these styles of storytelling are unfamiliar, Stevens brings them lo life in her  unique telling of stories.  Stevens visits the 3rd Annual Rockwood  StoryTelling Festival on Saturday, Oct.l  and Sunday, Oct. 2.  Kate Stevens  Her first performance  is China's Monkey King:  Quest Guide and Trickster.  These tales explore the  marvelous early exploits  of Monkey and a clapper  lale version of one of the  81 trials: Triple Theft of  the Banana Leaf Fan.  Her second performance features Strong  Women in China's Folklore.  These stories include  the Goddess Nu Wa who  created humankind; a  'Basket of Stories'  Grandmother from Shandong; The Woman General Hua Mu-lan;  How Li Ji killed the Snake.  Kate will also lead a workshop where  participants can learn more about authentic  clapper storytelling.  The workshop "Shandong pattertales  and bamboo clappertales" takes place at 10  am on Sunday Oct. 2 at Rockwood Centre.  For information on the StoryTelling Festival, call 885-2522.  For tickets contact the Festival Box  Office in Sechelt at 885-9631.  Cookin'  up a  coffee  house  Henry's  Bakery  plays host  to walk-In  musicians  every  Friday  evening.  Joel Johnstone  pholo  DISTRICT OF SECHELT  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING  TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the District of Sechelt has  received applications to amend Zoning Bylaw 25,1987, and Official  Community Plan Bylaw No. 22,1987:  *_____fl__ Zflnlnn Arnm-ttrrtmnt Bvlaw No J_j__m IBM  flmH Community Wan ____ No. J____ IBM  Block IS, District Lol 1471 NWD, Plan 3660 located at Reef Road  and identified on the map attached as 'Schedule A' which forms part  of these Bylaws la proposed for reclassification in the Official  Community Plan from Residential to Public Institution and for rezoning from Residential 1 (R-1) to Park, Recreation and, Assembly (PA-  1) so aa to provide development potential for a church and school.  _m____ Zoning Amendment Bvliw No. _____ IBM  East X of Lot 3, Block 4, District Lot 1471 NWD, Plan 3660 located  at Ripple Way and identified on the map attached as 'Schedule A'  which forms part of this Bylaw is proposed for rezoning from Rural 2  (RR-2) to Residential 1 (R-1) which will provide subdivision potential  and will permit one or two dwellings per lot under certain circumstances.  HCt��l    ,l:JOI  A       ;.    a:.  J 6  6 0  2      1401J  15  ��2.0 ho  L.1  471  15606  ^Bffi  i il  icu :  106  P.   '8319  15  4 783  9  USIIKI OF STDffir  :>t*m ll-tO.   Iff*  ______        Official Community Plan Amendment Bvlaw  No. 22.36. IBM  That Block C of Block 15, District Lot 1331 NWD, Plan 20923; and  Block 16, District Lot 1331 NWD, Plan 6223 and Lot H, District Lot  1331 NWD, P. 18108 as shown in bold line on Schedule "A" shall  become part of Development Permit Area 5 (Downtown Central  Business District and Apartment Area) so that Development Permit  Area 5 will be amended as shown In bold dashed line on Schedule  "B" to Bylaw 22-38 with the effect that development on the above  properties will have to comply with the guidelines for that  Development Permit Area.  Suhfactfc  Lot B, Block 5, District Lot 303 NWD, Plan LMP8898 located at  Wharf Ave. and Cowrie Street and identified on the map attached as  Schedule A' which forms part of Ihis Bylaw Is proposed for rezoning  from Commercial 2 (C-2) to Park, Recreation, and Assembly (PA-1)  which will bring the existing park use into conformity with the zoning  bylaw.  SuhUsLSi Official Community Plan Ame  NB.a-a8.im  The area ol Sandy Hook Road outlined in bold line and shown on  Schedule "A" be designated as Development Permit Area 8 which  will provide guidelines for the protection of the natural environment  of the watercourse known as Davis Brook.  ACACJ OAR,   -.���.'  '.    .  I        OlSflCT Or HCHCiT  SC*,f JUL'   i  ���0 en t>s ���������o :}-ti?. -99*  [      tat. ma  aea tti>.  ����������  TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that a Public Hearing for the purpose of hearing all persons who believe their interest in property is affected by  the proposed bylaws is scheduled as follows:  Date: Monday, October 3rd, 1994  Time: 7:00 pm  Place: Senior Citizen's Association of B.C. Hall  5604 Trail Avenue, Sechelt, B.C.  The foregoing is a synopsis of the bylaws only, rather than an interpretation. Written submissions regarding the proposed bylaws will also  be received. These submissions may be submitted at the Public Hearing or should be received in the District ot Sechelt Municipal Hall,  5545 Inlet Avenue, Sechelt. BC, VON SAO, (facsimile number - 885-7591) forty-eight hours prior to the hearing. No further inlormation or  representations can be considered by the Council afler the Public Hearing is terminated.  The bylaws may be inspected at the District of Sechelt Municipal Hall during office hours, Monday through Friday, excepting holidays, 8:00  a.m. to 5;00 p.m. Telephone enquiries should be directed to the Planning __$______ of the District of Sechelt at 885-1986.  Michael P. Vaughn  Municipal Clerk on behalf of the District of Sechelt  J  ����'     be Coast News, September 19, 1994        1.1  leisure  Dessert-cooking celebrities square off  Sunshine Coast celebrities  are busy consulting Fanny  Farmer, Betty Crocker and their  mothers in search of lhat secret  prize winning dessert.  The gauntlet has been thrown  down and some local celebs  seem more concerned with how  much money their desserts will  raise for the third annual StoryTelling Festival than competing  tastefully.  Sechelt fire chief Bill Higgs  and his gang of flamboyant firefighters have issued a challenge  to Dave Richardson and the  Halfmoon Bay Volunteer Fire  Department. Participants in the  auction are encouraged to wear  asbestos suits.  Local children's book illustrator Greta Guzek will be offering a time tested recipe handed  down through generations of  Bonnlebrook residents. Author  of the Ferry Boal Ride, Robert  Perry, will be on hand lo boost  the bidding on Guzek's dessert.  Among the other celebrities  'baking for big bucks' are Ted  Wright, St. Mary's Hospital  administrator; Jeff Taylor from  the Sunshine Coast Arts Cenlre;  Al Silver, personnel manager for  Ihe Sunshine Coast Regional  District; Adrien Tylor, up and  coming Sechelt entrepreneur;  Sechelt Sun editor, Dave Allen;  John Sperring will make his  usual impact on the evening; and  Tim Webber will visit from the  North of '60 sel.  Rockwood's Storytelling Festival Celebrity Dessert Auction puts the goods up for grabs again this  Thursday evening. file photo  Blaine Dunaway and his  famous fiddle will provide musical interludes. Gerry McAleer,  manager of Raven's Cry Theatre  and long time member of Theatre Sports will be hosting the  evening and running up those  high bids. Don't forget the raffle  draw for the beautifully handcrafted Ferry Boat Ride quilt.  The whole evening is bound to  be a delicious and highly enter  taining evening. It all takes place  Thursday, Sept. 22 at 7:30 pm at  Rockwood Cenlre. Tickets are  $5 and can be reserved or purchased at the door. For information call 885-2522.  ���pOfiTUtfriA  Two Resoils Iran $1299  Dcpniliircs from November llim* March  Including Return Airfarc/Car/Holel  10 liighl.s Algarve ��� 3 nightsCliisciiis.  taxes extra/conditions apply  886-3381  Beside Gibsons Medical Clinic  m*  ��<*  cn>  District of Sechelt  NOTICE OF  TAX SALE  On Monday, September 26,1994 at 10:00 a.m. in the  Council Chamber, Municipal Hall, 5545 Inlet Avenue,  Sechelt, B.C., VON 3A0, the following properties will be  offered for sale if the delinquent taxes plus interest are  not paid.  Lot  Block  D.L  Plan  Civic  2.  4  Boi 11  303/304  7808  5773 Mermaid St.  3.  11  1028  15078  4363 Marble Rd.  4.  9  17/18/25  1556  15141  6146 Stockwell Rd.  5.  4  1 to 3  1603  17710  6.  S  1to3  1603  17710  4373 Solar Rd.  7.  19  2  3259  11948  8.  B  3  3259  LMP9811  7504 Sechelt Inlet Rd.  9.  12  4  3259  12245  7500 Sechelt Inlet Rd.  10  3  A  4294  6999  6231 Hwy 101  11  12  A  4294  7193  6237 Norwest Bay Rd.  Artists-in-schools program begins  new year with new coordinator  Artists In The Schools, the  arts enrichment program begun  last year in five Sunshine Coast,  is back again for the 1994-95  school year, with a new program and a new coordinator.  Caitlin Hicks, founder of Festival Artists - which administers  thejwogram - appointed Joyce  Fuitlylus as Coordinator, effec-  livjsept. 1.  Fundytus, a resident of the  Co^st since 1990, has been a  Continuity and Script Supervisor (for television and film for  the past five year* with Alliance  Entertainment, the Centre for  Advanced Film Studies, and  various independent producers.  Prior to her involvement in the  film industry, Fundytus worked  in the hotel, travel and tourism  fields.  "She has excellent organizational skills, a love and appreciation for art and a warm, social  side to her," commented Hick*,  "absolute necessities for this  job."    New for the 1994-1995  school year is an after school  arts enrichment program called  "Artists After School", available  to all schools on the Coast. The  program would match up professional, local artists with stu  dents for a series of afternoon  art and arts related projects  between 3:30 and 5 pm during  I the school week.  The Artists After School Program comes out of the many  suggestions offered by participating schools in Artists in the  Schools' pilot year. All ages and  grades are welcome to partici  pate.  Teachers, parents and local  professional artists who are  interested in participating in  either the Artists in the Schools  or the Artists After School Program, contact Joyce Fundytus at  886-9726.  r  Arts centre offering free readings  The first of a series of free  readings takes place Friday  evening when Rona Murray  appears al the arts cenlre in  Sechelt.  Murray will be reading from  her latest book Journey Back to  Peshawar. The memoir and  travel book recalls in part her  childhood spent in India where  her father was in the army.  The author of nine published  books and a frequent contributor  to anthologies, Murray has lived  on the arts beat  in BC for more than 25 years  and has taught English and creative writing at UBC, UVic,  Douglas and Selkirk Colleges.  She has given numerous  readings across the country and  has appeared on CBC's Morn-  ingside and other radio and TV  programs.  At present she is the theatre  critic for Monday Magazine.  She has been praised as a "sensitive, moving and skillful poet"  and "a poet of great energy, taut  phrasing and keening lyricism."  Among her awards are the  Ardella Milla Creative Writing  Award, the MacMillan of Canada Creative Writing Award and  the past Lowther Award.  The reading takes place at the  arts centre at the corner of Trail  Avenue and Medusa Street in  Sechelt, beginning at 8 pm Friday evening.  Admission is free, courtesy  of the Canada Council.  The Arts Centre is delighted  to offer a course in Foundation  Printmaking by Doug Biden.  Biden graduated from Vancouver School of Art and  received his Master of Fine  Arts degree from Concordia  University in Montreal.  He has worked extensively  in Ihe 2D field drawing, painting and printmaking and has  exhibited bolh nationally and  internationally.  This course runs from Sepl.  29 for eight sessions in the new  Art Studio.  Don'l forgel 10 sign up for  Jan Poynter's beginners course  in Watercolours.  This is a six session course  on Wednesday afternoons  beginning on Sepl. 28 from 10  am to 1 pm.  We also have two courses  with Rosemarie Cook in Mal  Painting and Silk Scarf Painting  and a weekend clay sculpture  course by well-known Granville Island potter Bob  Kingsmill.  Give Ihe Arts Centre a call at  885-5412 for more information.  Children's Consignment  JB's Cosy Corner  YES WE'RE OPEN!  Fall & Winter Consignment  arriving daily  Molly's Lane 886-2177  Jk  Evergreen Landscaping  serving the Sunshine Coast for over 20 years  TOP QUALITY: Workmanship, Design, Materials  FOR YOUR: Landscape, Irrigation, Fencing needs  DESIGN, CONSULTATION or FREE ESTIMATE  inquiries welcome for our  DO-IT-YOURSELF packages  885-5033 'Fax 885-3066  If you want to do it once, call us first!  gjjgftjtt of i>f elicit  P.O. Box 129,5545 Inlet Avenue, Sechell, B.C. VON 3A0 Telephone (604) 885-1966 Fax:(604)885-7591  MUNICIPALMEMO  RECYCLE THIS NEWSPAPER  REGULAR COUNCIL  MEETINGS  September 1994  Monday, September 19th, 1994 at 7:30  ^.m. in the Council Chamber, Municipal  all, 5545 Inlet Avenue.  Committee Meeting Dates  September 1994  Finance Committee  Wednesday, September 14th at 2:00 pm  Planning Committee  Tuesday, September 27 at 1:30 pm, to be  followed by the Environment Committee  Community Liaison Committee  Wednesday, September 28 at 2:30 pm, to  be followed by the Economic Development  Committee.  NOTICE OF OFFICE CLOSURE  A Customer Service Training Program will  be held for Municipal staff on Tuesday,  September 20th and Wednesday,  September 21st, 1994. The Annex  Building of Municipal Hall located at 5691  Mermaid Street will be closed on those  dates but a skeleton staff will be available  at the Main Municipal Hall Building (5545  Inlet Avenue) to assist the public in all  matters.  We anticipate that the training program  will help us in providing better service to  our residents - thank you for your  cooperation and patience.  WEST SECHELT  COMMUNITY  ASSOCIATION MEETING  Wednesday, September 28,1994  West Sechelt Elementary School  at 7:00 p.m.  ��� Issues of Growth  ��� Guest Speakers  ��� Open to all residents of West Sechelt  FREE PUBLIC SKATE  To recognize "International  Year of the Family"  Sunday, Oct. 2nd, 1994  at Sechelt Arena  5982 Shoal Way, Sechelt  3:30 p.m. ��� 5:30 p.m.  SUNSHINE COAST ICE ARENA  8882 Shoal way, SecheH  The Sunshine Coast Ice Arena is reopening for the 1994/95 winter season on  September 16th, 1994. ,  The first Public Skate session will'tte on  Sunday, September 18th, 1994 between  3:30 pm and 5:30 pm and as noted on  the schedule after that date.  PUBUC SKATE RATES ARE:  Admission Adults - $3.00  Teens - $2.75  Child -$2.00  Parents & Preschoolers - $2.00/$1.00  Rentals:    Adults - $2.50 (sizes 7 & up)  Child - $1.50 (sizes below 1)  The Sunshine Coast Arena also has  Arena board space rentals available for  advertisements.  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Afler three seasons playing in and against  Royal City Hockey League opponents, Ihe  Sechell-based Sharks have called it quits.  "ll doesn't look good. If there were Iwo  sheets of ice here, it might be a little different," said player/manager Tom Poulton.  Ice time isn't the only thing the club  lacked and isn't the only reason the team has  bowed oul of the 1994/95 hockey season,  Poulton said.  The main reason the club is having to call  it quits is the lack of dedicated players.  "Most of the lime last year there were  seven or eight guys that were steady. Once  in a while they'd miss a game and we'd be in  trouble,'' Poulton said.  And when the club crossed Howe Sound  in search of prey, or in Ihe vast majority of  cases, when they offered themselves up as  chum for more talented teams with larger  population-bases to work from, Poulton and  the small group of regular players had to  scramble to find enough bodies to ice a  team.  "You've gol to have pretty close to ihree  or Iwo and a half full lines," he said, or the  grind of the full contact games would wear  them down loo quickly.  on the rocks  Along with the burdens and expenses of  travelling, which the club only did four limes  last winter, it wasn't the easiest task in ihe  world attracting new players or old players  back to a team that won only six per cenl of  all Ihe games ihey played.  'We could never complain  about our fan support,  considering our record'  -Tom I'otiltoii  "Our record in the last three years, you  know, it was hard on the guys," Poulton  said, adding that the club did at least end  their tenure on a winning note, wilh a tie and  win in their last two games of the 1993/94  season. The three points pushed iheir record  lo about four wins, four ties and 52 losses.  Poulton speaks fondly of the fans who  supported the club over it's three year history-  "We could never complain about our fan  support, considering our record," he said.  The Sharks drew an average of about 100  people lo the Sunshine Coast arena last winter. "If we were competitive enough lo have  close games all Ihe lime and maybe win 75  per cenl of our homes games, losing lo Ihe  better teams, it would've been belter," Poulton said.  "It's too bad. Near Ihe end of lasl year we  were starting to put it together. We ended it  nol bad," he said.  The question now is whether or not the  Shark's have been done in by Sheriff Brody  for good or if there's a chance they can get  moving and start a new life.  "You never know. We'd have to get some  guys that are committed. It's not right dead,  but we have to gel some definite interest. I  know the league doesn't want to have a team  thai gels polished all the time," Poulton said.  The team jerseys and name will also be  around, he pointed out.  In the meantime, former Sharks Poulton,  Billy Stockwell, Brian Paulson and Greg  Tetrault, and perhaps a few others, are jumping the Sound to play for the RCHL  Squamish Cyclones (formerly (he Howe  Sound Cyclones).  "They were along the same lines as we  were. At home they were all right bul not on  the road," Poulton said.  Finally, the Sharks are planning to stage  another comedy night sometime Ihis fall, so  slay tuned.  bnub blo3  *���<��> ��� ii -ri ��� ��� ���>",ttr.\?ni vi']  ***��$?  Otsfa^fatnu'ti.  MARINA  TOTAL SHOPPING  7IMYSAWEEK  All Chevron Products  88��253  &  BUILDING HOME HARDWARE  SUPPUCS BUILDING CENTRE  883-9551  W*fZMlS  HARBOUR  BOATTOPS  883-2929  Tops, Tarps & Covers  Upholstery & Repairs  MADEIRA  MARINA  MARINA  PHARMACY  883-2888  To advertise in  this directory, call  885-3930  &Mr7r*Z-IC'7Wtq  MOBILE HOMES  New & Used  Instant Housing  883-9338 OR 580-4321  Call Collect  ^se^s.-nirrn j  | Pender Harbour  Golf Course  Visitors Welcome  1/2 Miic North of GjUdCfl Bay Rd.  HWY. 101 ��� 883-9541  Siurer  Sands  RESORT  Pender llarbmir. B C. 883-2630  LIVE BAIT ��� TACKLE SHOP'      E  CONVENIENCE STORE  To Ust in this Directory  phone 885-3930  ROOFING  MtWatt  Tv A Gravel Niakev Sliinglei.  Metal Rix*. Torch On. Duriild*  LOWINGS  WILDING LTD.  Garden Bay ��� 883-9122  Fabrication ��� Welding  .Sandblasting  Aluminum ��� Stainless Steel  Ray Hansen  Trucking  & Contracting  (snivel, Clearing  Septic Systems  883-9222  LAWYER   883-9525  Pender Harbour  Realty  883-9525  FAX: 883-9524  Michael c. Crowe  Barrister ��� Solicitor  Notary Public  I'eiula- llarlnuir legal Scrtices  12<T4 Madeira ParkRd..  Madeira I'.irk  883-9875  *Wm*Wawmmmmmi$mmmme%mBm  by Harry Turner  Curling is slated to start in a  couple of weeks.  It provides community members and groups a great opportunity to take part in a game lhal  promotes fitness, develops new  friendships and makes for some  good winter fun.  As one curler recently said to  me, I am looking forward to getting back at it.  Men's league is still Tuesday  and Thursday evenings, and we  are studying the possibility of a  commercial league on Thursday  or Monday evenings.  This league is designed for  an office or a store, service club  or society to gel four players  together and have an evening  out. You can have any four  players, mixed male or female,  and it is a league in which  beginners will feel very comfortable.  The ladies will curl on Thursday or Monday evenings. This  will be decided by a vote of the  ladies present on registration  night. Wednesday is a mixed  league with alternating  female/male curlers and it is our  most competitive mixed league.  The Friday/Sunday league, our  most popular, is an anything  goes type of league, but we prefer Ihe learns not to be too  strong since this league is  designed as a fun league and  beginners are encouraged to  come out on this night.  Last year, we had 24 teams  participating in this league.  There are also three daytime  leagues, one for seniors, one for  ladies and one for juniors.  Registration for curling takes  place at the Gibsons Curling  Club at 7:30 pm on Tuesday,  Sept. 20 for mixed play,  Wednesday, Sept. 21 for the  ladies and Thursday September  22 registration will take place  for the mens leagues and new  senior curlers.  Come out and register individually or as a team. We are  always pleased to add new  members.  Gibsons residents win medals at senior games  Approximately 1,300 participants with 300 non-participants  and ISO VIPs converged in  Prince Rupert from Aug. 31  through Sept. 3 for the sixth  annual BC Seniors' Game.  There were 12 zones throughout British Columbia competing  in 20 venues, some of which  were table tennis, tennis, badminton, track and field, golf,  slow pitch, carpet bowling, floor  curling, bridge, cribbage, chess,  one act plays, horseshoes, swimming.  Nora Cox and Jim Scott of the  VARIETY �����  FOODS  ���  Rd , Gibsons l .iinlini: 886-2936  NATUREWORKS  Nutrition Centre Inc.  Wilson Creek (IGA) Plaza  4330 Hwy 101  Phone 885-0773  Gibsons Table Tennis Club gathered a total of six medals in the  table tennis competition. A gold  and two silvers for Nora and a  gold, silver and bronze for Jim.  The event begins wilh registration on the first day and Ihe  opening ceremonies.  The lasl day finished off with  the medals presentations and (he  closing ceremonies. In ihe  evening 1,800 were feasted with  a fantastic salmon barbeque, salads, buns and strawberry shortcake with whip cream - a grand  send off.  The host city for the 1995 BC  Seniors' Games will be Osoyoos  from September 6 to September  9.  The Gibsons Table Tennis  Club, a non-profit group, begins  ils sixth year on September 13  jri  r-g^V*?  Ata  *��*r . >  Jj  ii  Jim Scott  and every Tuesday from 7 pm to  10 pm in the gymnasium al the  Elphinstone secondary school in  Gibsons. Everyone is welcome to  this fun activity, from beginners  lo advanced, young and old alike.  The  Coast  News:  The Sunshine  Coast's  first choice  for news, sports  & entertainment  coverase!  BCSRles Schedule  VANCOUVER - SECHELT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY -LANGDALE  Leave Langdale  6:20 am       2:30  8:30 4:30 pm  10:30 6:30  M  8:20 M  Leave Horseshoe Bay  7:30 am     3:30  i COVE - SALTERY BAY  Earls Cove Leave Salteiy Bay  12:25 pm I  9:30 M  11:30  1:15pm  5:30 pm  7:25 M  9:15  6:40 am  8:20  10:30  12:25 pmM  4:30 pm  6:30  8:30  10:20 M  M-MnotnlliwtetBin  5:45 ant  3:30 pm  7:35  5:30 M  9:30 M  7:30  11:30  9:20  DOM SAUNCSl Howl Sound Oct 10,1994 and May 2,1995-leave Hmehoe Bay 1!:0Opm, leave Langdale Ill.lOpm |ervn Inlet Oa 7,8.  9, 10, Pec, 23, 24, 26. 27, 28, 1994. Apr M, 15. 16.17, May 19, 20, 21,1_ 1995 Leave Eadl Cove 2:30 pm. leave Saltery Bay l:30p  SUSSEX  REALTY  The top si;i.i.in(, oi-ik  i \ (.  (MULTIPLE USTIHQLsUOER IN SALES OF HOMES S PROPERTY)  \ Ja   ' LCM/cn m omub w nummm m ntoPtRTY)  V ..,..,. mmmm Stft^Sl^I Kfifal^KftSV*'88M277 2* Houre  I:.':.'-      ������.       -.-,,..     ���.:'������.      :    '.'."...    ....  .-  ,.--.;���.- ���   -   -  mi LUdsi ncvva,  oepiemuei  iy, ivvi  sports  Advice on how to dive into a pool  I whoopped your bulls lasl  year in the Coasl News hockey  pool!  I couldn't sit back and keep  lhat tidbit of information lo  myself any longer. Smug, I  laughed derisively last winter as  I, playing Ihe pool on the side  lines as a staff member disallowed the right to participate in  the pool, raced WAY ahead of  the leaders���my insightful picks  earning me vast amounts of  points but nary a single sandwich nor smidgin of sushi at the  Omega.  Alas, it seems as though we  shan't be running a pool this  winter and I want to publicly  exclaim that this inhales deeply  on the el grande Turkish Onion.  Hockey pools are what makes  the winter go 'round if you're a  fan of the sport and even if  you're not, pools will provide  you with minules of fun each  week as you tally up your points  and realize with a sag of the  shoulders akin to a tectonic plate  slipping, that you're dead last  and NOW you know lhal Tie  Domi is a goon and not a scorer  and you shouldn't have picked  him first over-all.  While I've found Ihe Coasl to  be an anomaly in Canada, in thai  Hockey Pools don't seem to be  quite as abundant as elsewhere, I  do know there is the odd collection of throwbacks, such as old  rink rats from the prairies still  taking part in pools.  Okay, Grant and other daring  poolsters ��� listen up ��� Captain  Cobb, the worst loser in Hockey  Pool History has some can't  miss information on the upcoming hockey season for you to  help you make the most  informed picks.  Impress your peers with your  Cliff Fletcher-like cunning and  select a pool that will bring you  financial rewards and more  importantly, bragging rights.  While picking a pool round  by round, you must always be  aware of who is injured, who  has been injured, who could get  injured and who is, in fact, stone  cold dead.  For instance, Mario Lemieux  -irnordeid, but he is taking a  year off from hockey for health  reasons and picking Mario  would be a severe boner.  In round one your best bets  will be Sergei Federov and  Wayne Gretzky.  If both players remain  healthy they will battle it oul for  Ihe scoring title.  Don'l be a putz and take Pat  LaFonlaine because he'll probably be shelved wilh yet another  injury as Ihe Sabres' scoring slar  is prone to snap like weak glass  in deep freezer full of rocks.  Some other good picks in  round one COULD be Adam  Oales, Pavel Bure, Teemu  Selanne, Alex Zhamnov, Alex  Mogilny, Eric Lindros, Jeremy  Roenick, Doug Gilmour, Mats  Sundin, Brendan Shanahan and  Pierre Turgeon.  Caution: Beware of Lindros.  He's so big he gets hurt a lol. It  sounds weird bul Ihe silly sod  beats the hell out of himself as  he bests the hell out of his opponents and lends to spend time on  Underwater hockey  Attention all amphibious  Sunshine Coast residents. A  new season of underwater hockey is about to begin.  This fun sport is for those of  us who love water sports and  who swim best wearing fins,  mask and snorkel.  Underwater hockey is a coed and non-contact sporl. We  are looking for some new players this year and we have some  equipment for you to borrow to  try oul the game.  There have been some  changes to the schedule and the  juniors (8-11 years) will play on  Saturday afternoons from 1 - 2  pm starting Ocl. I for 10 weeks.  The adults will play Sunday  evenings from 5 - 6 pm starling  Oct. 2 for 10 weeks.  The cost for this session is  $32 and you must pre-register at  the Gibsons Pool as we have a  limited number of players we  can accept.  If you need more information regarding the game you can  call 886-7372.  the sidelines.  In other rounds, watch for the  continued emergence or reappearance of these players;  Robert Reichel, Keith Tkachuk,  Mike Modano, Dave Andrey-  chuk, Joe Sakic, Owen Nolen,  Trevor Linden, Pelr Nedved,  Brian Lectch, Rob Blake, Al  Mclnnis and Luc Robilaillc.  I'm belting all of these players will have career years for a  variety of reasons loo long lo  mention in Ihe brief space we  have in Ihis column.  Beware of Phil llousley, Alex  Yashin, Mark Messier, Craig  Janney, Dale Hawerchuk, Ulf  puck's bruise  Ian cobb  Dahlen, Ray Sheppard, Steve  Yzerman and Michal Pivonka.  While these guys are all good,  they loom as busts.  Housley is a whining suck  and will likely miss a large piece  ofIhe season because he doesn't  want to play in Calgary for tax  reasons.  Yashin and Messier are pouting, Janney is a twerp, Hawerchuk is a year older and wilh.  LaFonlaine back, he'll see less  ice lime, Dahlen is on his way  down, Sheppard will be lucky lo  post ihe numbers he has in Ihe  pasl couple of years and Pivonka  is a floater with a very large cap  ital F ��� excuse the sideways  pun. And Stevie Y, well, it's jusl  a feeling.  Some other players worthy of  a chance are Mikael Renberg,  Keith Primeau, Dallas Drake,  Kirk Muller, Geoff Sanderson,  Bryan Smolinksi, Doug Weight,  Cliff Ronning, Igor Larionov,  Bernie Nicholls, Gary Suter,  Tony Amonte and Nords' rookie  Peler Forsberg���all projected to  have better or break-through  seasons.  Of course, none of this may  be necessary because the poor  dears in the National Hockey  League (players AND owners)  are squabbling like spoiled children and the NHL season may  go Ihe way of Ihe baseball season.  For more information check  your neighborhood magazine  racks for the wealth of hockey  pool information contained on  them.  Good luck, one and all. May  Ihe season happen.  ty  LAWRENCE SOLOWAY D.D.S.  is pleased to announce his  association with  DR. DAN M. KINGSBURY INC.  at the  SECHELT DENTAL CENTRE  5684 Dolphin Street  New Patient* Welcome  CALL 885-3244  Monday thru Saturday  $*Halfcni6en "bay  ICataU Club  Cecpcts C)thlm  MONDAY - WEDNESDAY 7-8:30PM  WEDNESDAY, ADVANCED CLASS  'Halfcmecn ^a\(^chceL  THURSDAYS 6-7:15PM   (Kits ______   PHONE 885-9026  INSTRUCTOR: BEN ROBINSON  r  �� GREAT WUX  DODGE DAKOTA)  CLEAROUT EVEN  The '95s are here. To make room,  all '94s are priced to clear out with option package  discounts and factory rebates up to $1,300.*  i  i  m   mmwm    I  4>  i  i  I  "Dakota out pulls, out powers, and just plain out works Ford and Chevy."  DAKOTA  ��� 2 or 4 wheel drive  DAKOTA SPORT   ��� Regular or  Club Cab  DAKOTA "LE  ft a*  SEE ill LOCAL DODGE TRUCK DTO.I illil 1^1.1 ;J 1  'Option package discounts of up to $1000 available on selected models, factory rebate ol $300 available in lieu ol olhei offers from Chrysler Canada.  Factory rebate includes GS1 and excludes freight, license, insurance, registration ond tones. Limited lime offtr. See dealer loi details. "Based on stondoid half ton pickups liom Ford ond Chevy.  SKOOKUM CHRYSLER 886 3433  1028 Hut 101, Gibsons ��  AUTOMOTIVE  CONCRETE SERVICES  EXCAVATING  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  Industrial     AUTOMOTIVE      Marine   1  PARTS & SUPPLIES  A101 SUPPLY ltd. I  1061 Hwy. 101, Cibsons, B.C. 886-8101J  Mon.-Fn. 6-6 Sal. 8-6, Sun. 10-V   SECHELT RADIATORS   JES3 Ctimplelt Cooling Sytttnt Stniict Cttttrt  e^^**mm*tmt^rAsrm. I  I  I S"^Tfr"i  I  I  I i  i  i v  W�� Hcpalr Sr Replace Raili, Dealer Corel, k Gm Tanli   1  AUTOS TRUCKS TRACTOR* INDUSTRIAL MARINI  , New. 1'ied ll Rrlulill ��� lick up A Delivery J  4MSS.C.HWT. ' I Mon-Sit.  AcreM from $���    linc'.M 885-7966  S.MADILL CONTRA  All typti of ODDCitM work.  Sidewalks, driveways, slabs - smooth, broomed,  exposed aggregate finishing.  QmWrceaent*  HMIIL'"  ��� ��__^_m__m^a_k. t_^_W^A9 A (^KtC^n  GARRTS EXCAVATING  OWNER: GARRY MUNDELL  Ten*m Dump ��� land A Oml  1 ie KanMKl baavatr  SSOMnDamw/HM  IgpSjl Willi ATanlu   BOX U, OIBIONI  bfainAlnnil.iliii 886*7099  Fnr the Brushing touch  Eric's Drywall  gisvusacaH  885-6052  f DENIS TURENNE CONCRETE  Placing * Finishing  Residential > Commercial  AaCatmd'  DllVMMySi MOS, 8MWIKI lie  ��.�� ��M.M    GuatawOaMtMampaotaflata  V886-0340 Ccnm,9iwpHPMwnByiiid<tgfig<i/  WIL0W00D CONTRACTING  ���obcat Sendee  Landscaping ��� Snow Removal  Bush Clearing ��� Grading  Driveways��Backfill  Randy 8M-4146  BUILDING CONTRACTORS ELECTRICAL. SI RVICES  ( Cary's s  3Q3CAC *EWiCE  RESTOR,  am, Mai  Ar\  'EFFICIENT  * RELIABLE  CARPET & UPHOLSTERY CLEANING  PHONE 885-4258  CONSTRUCTION  n���WgnHgl ^commercial  8*5-2887 " Lauri* Lacovs  MITCHELL SYSTEMS LID.  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTING .  Residential  Commercial ft Industrial  #k  i aoec��n-tracks-rome-i ton oumptkucx  ���ICWinNa-UIMDWAPeM-HCKnLUNO-eTC.  KELLY 885-9565  GRAEMAR CONSTRUCTION INC.  ____________  ���FRAMNG  to LOCKUP  ��� FINISHING  ��� FOUNDATIONS  ���RENOVATIONS  ���SONG  ,?    THOMAS ELECTRICAL  2*t<Z CONTRACTING  ^���^Thomas   886-7571  FREE ESTIMATES  REG. ELECTRICIAN  NO. 17933  Specializing In all types of  FREE     commercial A residential roofing  ESTIMATES 888-2087 eves. au����S  ENGINEERING  SUNSHINE KITCHEN*  * KITCHENS a BATHROOMS ���  MfrMff  Cettulmr  2*0-3376  SWANSON'S  EXCAVATING  ��   SERVING THE SUNSHINE COAST  FOR OVER 30 YEARS  ��� Land Development ��� Road Construction  ��� Bulldozing ��� Sand & Graval Deliveries  ��� Pipeline Conatructlon  JhjRMMNE Coast Engmeemng  MOMMnftQ IMUI DtMQR  TOf  GARDENING  QUALITY RENOVATIONS CABINETS  INTERIOR FINISH  Bob Scales 885-9285  A ST ENTERPRISES:  .Sawing Th* Coeet Since IMS  ���-       -     taa-sasa, ��� CUSTOM HOMES  VSFirft Mli     .ADDITIONS  ��� RENOVATIONS  aaa-aaaa  t. motto, sox m, awsotts, ex. mm tw  Thank You 1  to our valued readers. Businesses  appreciate it when you tell them  you found them in  k    The Coast News    >  'cadre construction ltdN  Custom Built Homes  Renovations ��� Additions  886-3171    PAVE MELLOR J  COMPUTERS   Soark of Life Consulting  ^_^ RHtlCawttytsleC3l.SecMi.IC  ^A^^*^ Windows Development Speck**  ^K Clenl Server DataBase  **m Netwomng ana integration  * SvttemAnaWi and Deign  ManonRuel ���Phone: (604) aefr0419. Foe (60��)aa5OC9  CONCRETE SERVICES  BJUfalfclesoiLtd.  SS^SatyCWM. JUL.      __  Stucco A Masonry ��� Tar - Gravel Roofs  883-2343  MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES I     MECHANICAL SERVICES  n  ENCO  CONCRETE  serving ti iu sl <nsi use co/\st  Hedi-Mix Concrelc ��� Sorxl t. omvrl  Cults * Liners ��� Sepir Tanks  MM-RI74       Fax 886-8113       ���__ ,,������  oiusoiis V0N ivo Sechell  land Charing       885-3469  886-8053  Stump RmrovsI  Site Dw^mmmiI  Sa*     '  tree nA/notii  LOGS WANTED  Mdor ��� Maple ��� Saw Log  Robert Coriett* 886-9783  Commercial Refrigerated Fixtures  1 ARCTIC  COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION LTD  24 hr. service ��� 885-2134 or pager 885-5111  Swanson's  wrisuff urn ���nieily-MIs Ltd.  .-- Blleemi ���..��� Account!���1|���     PM     ���  |   885-9666   ||   8855333   | [___!��*:??����� J  3 Batch Plants on Uie Sunshine Coast  Gibsons ��� .Sechelt ��� Pender Harbour  Box 172, 5417 Burnet Rd., Sechelt, B.C..VON Mn  hziMUTH EXCKWTING  ��� Land Clearing S Development  ��� Excavating ��� Trucking  ��� Subdivisions  Serving tlw  Coaat  for 12 yaara  Our Customer Service is  prompt with prolessional  worK at competitive rates  STIHL  Chainsaws & Trimmers  ^ SUNSHINE CLEAR  "** Pumps tt Water Treatment  * SetvlM AN CemmsKlsl <r RssMsMIH  Pans snd Wstcr Treatment Needs  Call 883-9793 or 886-0614 J  ��   ENTERPRISES  V KenBliWn��888-7487'Cell88S-8177   J  H.<  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  MOBILE WELDING AND FABRICATING ��� MECHANICAL REPAIRS   STEEL ��� STAINLESS ��� ALUMINUM   MMM TW HMftr. HANNE AW COWI .UCIK* MMIttRM  ON THMUNtHM COAST  HOWARD LANG cel  UliREEDHD QlttOWS OQO-3231  \___\J  G.M.S.  Excavating  Owner CMstleneen  eem-aar-aoM s��c7rri  Olbeone, BC VON 1V0  \6?  J. AIMING CONTRACTORS  <k��WEilmgihMU( ���PnutWiiln|  . ktMrntiil k Ccmmmul >Tof) QuiJity Mitcrult 1  l/l "tree Estimates"  My V   885-5111 * Geoige ' 24hr Amwering Service .  Thank You ^  lo our valued readers. Businesses  appreciate it when you tell them  you Tound them in  .    The Coast News    .  ���I- ���  .  miaai *r'l ---.  r~"* Take Advantage of our Nexv Classified Ad Special  Run your classified ad 6 times  and pay for- only 2 times!  Coast News (Monday  Classified Deadline:  FRIDAY AT NOON  mmamm GibSOnS &  VIM Sechelt Offices  1.   Homes &  Property  Over 3,000 sq. II.. 4 yr. old cuslom  home on Heed lot in Sechell 3 lull  baths, laige double garage w/elec-  trie doors, 3 skylights, garden  kitchen window, large deck, appli-  ances 1 moie. $269,000. 885-  3604. #39w  By owner/builder, serviced lot  w/view, ready lo build on OR build  to suit. Prime W. Sechell area.  $85,000.885.0834. #40w  Garden Bay - by owner. New 2  bdrm. home, private lot, some  view, financing avail. Richard Walt  883-2064 or 276-2066.        MOw  Ocean view, beachfront, lamily  home plus cabin, park-like extra  lot |2 acie parcel), Hallmoon Bay.  1-604-885-2771. ss  BUY DIRECTLY FROM BUILDER  PRICE REDUCED  Two strata lille units: 1200 sq. It.  plus lull basement, 3 bdrms., 21/2  balhs, F/P, oak kitchens, central  location, 5 min. walk to Sunnycrest  Mall. $147,500 and $152,900  8862352 lor viewing. ��40w  Wanled: Home building lol, t/2  acie {��) between Earls Cove and  Madeira Park, sved or unsved. 1.  6045978183. MOw  W Sechelt, 5465 Mills, 3 bdrm.  rancher, new carpets in L/R. hall &  new lino in kit /bath Airtight Iree  standing slove keeps home warm  and cozy In winter, elec. heat,  dble. gaiage, ample pkg. lor RV  on cement drive, fenced back  yaid. $169,500. 8859307 tol tree  pgr. 1-979-9128. ss  Robeits Cieek beautiful t/2 acre  serviced lot. Fully Ireed, Kraus Rd.  oft Marlene. 885-6280.        MOc  2 bdrm view condo, l/s, d/w, laundry, parking. Near school, mall,  upper Gibsons. Assumable mortgage. Immed. possession. Possible sub-lease. Asking $89,000.  8864336. ��39c  1.   Homes &  Property  ARTISTS PARADISEI H.M.B.  $194,900 buys Ihe lifestyle a creative person craves! Rural atmosphere surrounded by nature and  wildlife. Eclectic style new 2 bdrm.  view home w. lull floor lor creative  endeavours. Details 865-  2649/883-2687. ss  Beautifully appointed view home In  Halfmoon Bay area. New 2 bdrm.,  2 bath, 2 storey home ol unique  character and style. Cuslom finishing and detailing. You'd expect to  pay much more for private .44  acie lot ol Hal fertile ground, land-  scaped w. natural slream and  pond. 10 mins. to Sechelt, 5 min.  lo Secret Cove moorage. Vendor  financing available. 885-2649/883.  2687. ss  5 level acres in Vanderhool.  Paved, hydro, telephone, school  bus, $15,000.885-2743.       MOc  Price slashed by $5,000 lo  $17,000! Two 16 11. oclagonal  buildings connected by deck.  Owners leaving Coasl. Buildings  easily moved lo your property.  Excellent lor olfice or home extension. 886-7727, Ed. MOc  Gorgeous level entry view home  with in-law or nanny suite on lower  level. This lovely home features a  built-in vac, sunken living room,  heritage kitchen with eating area  on view side. Full ensuite, 2 fireplaces and office/computer area.  Fully landscaped. $299,000. NO  AGENTS 886-2485 or 8882893.  MOc  1.   Homes &  Property  310 Cochrane Rd.. 1900 sq.ft.  custom built 1 1/2 storey. F/P,  vaulted ceilings, 3 large bdrms.  Masler on main, 4 pee. ensuite  plus 1 1/2 balhs, deluxe island  kitchen builtln appliances. Double  garage. Close to beach. $249,900.  886-7902. #39w  Commercial lot across from medical building, $95.000.985.0412.  ss  GEORGIA MIRAGE  ��26.555 Eaglecresl Dr. Great view  from this lower level townhouse  with palio. Two bedroom, 2 futll  bath, dressing room oil master.  Oversized single garage. Adult oriented. RV paiking available. Clubhouse, goll course, overlooks  Keals Island. $194,500. Call 886-  2508, re open house. ��39w  Cuslom 2400 sq. II. home, 2 1/2  stories, 3 bdrm., 2 baths, vaulted  ceilings, oak floors and cabinets,  open floor plan, Ige. in-law suite,  1000 sq. It. healed shop, 1/2 acre  landscaped lol. Redroolls area,  below appraisal, moving, musl  sell. $225,000.885-7453        ss  OPEN LOTS  Robeits Creek, Sat. & Sun., 2 ��� 5  pm. 4 superb cul-de-sac lots at  Agnes / Lower Road. Into: 2478  N.E. corner, Lower and Joe Rd. 1-  604-922-9749. #39c  New 3 bdrm Bonniebrook, ocean  view, Wesl Coast open plan, 1 blk.  to beach, 5 blks. to school.  $199,000.922-4102 or 988-5006.  139  Collage lo move. Ideal for BtB or  added Income. Easy move to your  property. Fully linished. Some  financing available. 886-2751.  ��39w  /"ERROR RESPONSIBILITY  PLEASE CHECK YOUR AD ON IHE FIRST DAY IT APPEARS  Adwtiun are oiled to listen confuh ai ol odi placed by  telephone  are   completely   read  back   verifying   requested  cbuikalion, jluil dale, number ol insertions ond a copy cortenl.  We Kke extreme core to avoid typographical errors, however, in  Ihe event ol oi error, we ate responsible only lor ihe lirsl incorrect  insertion d on od  We do not assume any responsibility lor any  reosan for an error in an ad beyond tie cosl of ihe ad ilseN.  Rsport any error IMMEDIATELY by celingM6-2622  ^M5-3��W-Monday lo Friday 9 ojn. to 3 pjiy  otf*oUR  l��Ss___f  At any of our convenient  Friendly  ���I People Places ������  DEADLINE IS 3:00 PM THURSDAY  In Pender Harbour  AC BUILDING SUPPLIES  Francis Peninsula Place HHJ-WI  MARINA PHARMACY  Pender Harbour Centre KK.v J8SH  In Halfmoon Bay  B&J STORE H858S��  In Roberts Creek  ROBERTS CREEK GENERAL STORE 885-3-KX)  DEADLINE IS NOON FRIDAY  In Sechelt  THE COAST NEWS  ��21 Cowrie Street 885-5930  In Gibsons  THE COAST NEWS  $37 Cruice Lane (behind Dockside Pharmacy)  886-2622       Homes &  Property  MARINA PLACE  Veiy tastefully decorated, immaculate 1230 sq. tl. level entry 2 bed-  room condo, 2 bathrooms, lireplace, skylight, 5 appliances,  diapes, palio (adult oriented).  Across Irom marina, on bus route,  walking distance to stores. 886-  4190. tfns  Central Qibsons home close to  shopping, In pleasant, quiet family  oriented area. 13 yrs. old with 3  bdrms and potential for a down-  stairs suile. Two balhs. Enclosed  parking, landscaped, hardwood  Iloor in kitchen and dining room  and a nice south facing deck wilh  a completely fenced yard out  back. Currently rented. Excellent  Investment property. $155,000  firm. 8857146. ��39w  ROBERTS CREEK  BUILDING LOTS  1/2 acre and 1 acre lots. Lower  Robeits Creek, selectively  cleared, leady to build. Sunex  Group, SRC Realty Corp., Bryan  1-925-2911      M2w  Homes &  Property  Roberts Creek, 1.0 acre, southern exposure, partially treed, building site cleared, percolation lest  approved. Robinson Road or  Woodley Road access. $128,000.  886-7372. ss  COSTARICA  2.5 acre lol in Esperanza Ranch.  Serviced, piivate communily, tropical paik with hiking/tiding trails,  swimming. Close to shopping,  beaches, restaurants, golfing.  $26,500,885-5157. SS  This is a little gem foi Ihe discriminating buyer 1200 sq. It. 4 yrs,  sophisticated adult house, close to  village. Chaiming living room, fireplace welcomes. Sun-filled  kitchen, breaklast area opens onto  s/l palio S garden. 2 lull balhs,  mastei ensuile. Big studio (easily  2 bdrms againl) Sky/It, extra big  windows Mature artistic landscaping, dog run and kennel. Appliances No agents. $174,900. Call  885-6010 to view. ss  6.   Personal  Clarity Counselling ��� free initial half  hour consultation. Carolyn Lincoln,  R.P.C. 885-4672. ��38c  Cameo Singles Club. Ciib, luncheons, potluck dinners, dancing,  hikes, camping. Call lor inlo 886-  0954 or 885-5384. tfn  7    Announcement  I 7.   Announcement  PSYCHIC HEADER  HELPS IN ALL PROBLEMS  CALL AND TALK UVE!  1-900-4S1-35M Ml 3010  UMpttnw, MuebttSyn  NEWCALL LTD. (102) 954-7420  = ItocrcalioR Complex -  SOCIETY  PUBUC MEETING  ROBERTS CREEK  COMMUNITY HALL  Thursday, Sept. 22nd  7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.  Come out and bring lots of friends  relatives and co-workers!  i  is  OMnrwimt  M5-H35  r  LTD.  Lower Gibsons 6 yr. old rancher -  3 bdrms, 2 bathrooms, large living  room, oak kitchen, skylights,  detached workshop 6 carport,  beautifully landscaped, 1 block to  beach, $195,500.886-8557. ��39c  Madeira Park lot, Merrill Cresc,  cleared, .34 acre. 8854899.    ss  View lot overlooking Madeira Park  Centre, 102 It. frontage clear. Septic Ok. $65,000 obo. 883-9418. is  Commeicial lot, 38x100. Farnham  Rd. $79,999. 985-0412 SS  High bank w/f home, 2 bdrm, 2  bath, large LR, brick f/p, large  solarium, exceptional aggregate  patio, BBQ. Situated in one ol the  most desireable areas of the Sunshine Coast, spectacular view of  Vane. Isl. Mt. Baker, Trail Islands.  Watch the cruise ships sail by. In a  park-like setting, aH this and morel  No agents. For appt. to view. 885-  2397. ss  CLASSIFICATIONS  Announcements  7  Appliances  19  /Ti  Autos  23  Barter & Trade  It  Bed and Breakfast  Births  30  2  [GREA1  1  Business and Home  Services  35  VIDEA.  Business Opportunities 38  Campers  ChildCare  25  37  Commercial for Rent  32  Entertainment  33  ^_^_^_*  For Rent  31  **Ma\\W*  For Sale  21  *******  Found  11  Obituaries ���  3  Free  16  Personal  ���  Furniture  20  Pets & Livestock  12  Oarage Sales  17  Recreation  ���  Heavy Equipment  Help Wanted  22  Storage  M  34  Thank You  S  Home & Property  1  Too Late to Classify  40  In Memoriam  4  Travel  14  Legal  41  Trucks  24  Lost  10  Wanted  IS  Marine  20  Wanted to Rent  29  Mobile Homes  27  Weddings &  Motorcycles  Music  28  13  Engagements  Work Wanted  9  M  Approx. 5 yr. old 3 bdrm rancher  on quiet cul-de-sac In exc. W.  Sechelt neighbourhood. Easy  maintenance ytrd and 10x10  Shed. $159,900 885-7052.       ss  2 bdtm house, basement, sea  view, $169,000. No agents. 886-  90W.  II  Sechelt townhouie: ��44 ��� 5761  Whart Rd. 2 bdrms, 2 baths, dose  to all amenities. $113,900. 986-  4657 or 666-3930. Open SA 1-4  pm. ��38c  Sechelt residential lot on Shoal  Way, $63,000.931-5045.     I38w  Close in - Gibsons lot, Trickle-  brook Way, $79,500.1 -922-3559.  N  Inglis Hiights  16 lot lully serviced subdivision  next to Oceanmount Estalei in  Gibsons. Avail, early '95. Tike  advantage now of low precon-  structlon prices. Starting it  $74,900. Phone 886-8691.   K2w  I  Roberts  Creek  Realty  I'm proud to offer good  old fashioned service  and personal attention.  Rural home on private ���  12.5 acres, yes, it is  In Robeits Creek and '  subdividable to 5+lots  $499,000  Majestic view & location,  1/2 acre lot, Langdale,  5 min walk to lerry  ���$139,000  Martin 886-8267  In lond memory ol Stuart Brown:  Just this time last year you were  celebrating your 29th Birthday  (Sepl 16). Three days later we  wete stunned and grieving your  loss. A year later, you aie Hill  missed as our good friend and by  our children as a big brother. We  think of you often and are saddened by the tragedy that took you  away from us to won.  Duncan, Karen, Alicia 1 Jackie  Sam, James & Martin.        #38c  To my husband, Dad li  Grandfather  Its only six months since you left  ut so suddenly. II seems Ilka a  lifetime since we've seen your  smiling face and felt yout hugs.  Our lives will never be tlw same: a  day doesnl go by without us thinking about you. You made all our  lives so complete. We miss you,  Francas Leslie Crook.  Your Loving Family 136c  Single man, 29 yis., n/s, n/d, looking for single woman, 20-4O8 who  likes walks, movies, ABO'S, bike  riding, conversation. All replies  answered promptly. Reply to Box  fc c/o Coast News, Box 68,  BCheltVONSAO. #39c  Professional school teacher avail,  lor tutoring remedial or enrichment, K-10. Science, Lang. Aits,  Socials. Math. Your home or mine,  flexible rates. 885-0415.      *39w  S/W/F, N/S, N/D, healthy, active,  likes outdoors, affectionate, seek  male companion, 45* Box 430 c/o  Coast News, Box 460, Gibsons,  BCVON 1V0. ��40w  S.C. 100 date line Great datesl  Coast girls 4 guys. Voice person-  als. 1 -900-451 -3099 ext. 175.18*  T. lowne $3.29/min Canada 900  Easton MD. MOw  Once there was a young girl  named Christine, who thought ol  herself as quite pristine. But I want  you to lemembei. that on the 25th  ol September, 40 years old makes  you almost a has been..  Happy Birthday. Love BM.   138c  LEIGH MORGAN  Ladies clothing. Call Sage Wright  883-9205 lo book house parties,  order, or lor lurther inlormation. I  also carry Mondor including Acad-  emy Dancewear. *40w  Persnickety  MWMirhjtfMW  . Announcements  STEP FITNESS classes with  Ronda & Roslyn, St. Bart's Anglican Church, Monday, Wednesday  and Thursday, 5:30 to 6:30 pm:  Wed. and Friday, 8:30 am. $4.  Drop-in or ten classes $36. 886-  0640,686-3740. #39w  ** Registered Nurses  "*  Homemokers - Gordeners  Bonded & Insured  HELP <^ WAY  ObscM-JloPartdtvrssTrbouc  Ml  11 1^886-3188  |  Few 886-3714  Sechel  win tin  tft.lt  ll the person(s) who look a fami-  ly'ef lout black ebony elephants  from my castle In Roberts Creak  iqueabonaatkad.  MBc  tis*m:*f,i  MONEY AVAILABLE  SORROW ON VOW HOME EQUITY  1ST, 2ND, 3RD MORTGAGES  Noltxsedon|ot>itat*ty,  ogeoraedt.  ConsoWation.cat  oi whatever good teaon.  PROPERTY PURCHASES  REFINANCE  DEBT CONSOLIDATION  BAYFIELD  INVESTMENT SERVICES LT6  20577 FRASER HWY.  LANGLEY  SECHELTTEL: M5-5527  SecheH Home By Builder  Ouality plus throughout. Vaulted  living area. 3 bdrms. up. Private  master suite w/deluxe ensuile.  Lots ol windows, woodwork and  details Excellent value at  $199,900. Francis Peninsula lol  also lor sale 6850699 is  Lol 71. Merrill descant. Pender  Harbour Ready lo build, seplic in.  financing 6639597. ss  Watertront lot. Sakinaw Lake. Sale  by owners $150,000. Gary: evet,  1-672-2117. days. 1.665-7478  SS  5.6 acre timbered 4 secluded,  oceanview. 2100 sq fl. log house,  near completion. $450,000. 885-  5910. ss  CUSTOM CEDAR  DOVETAIL  LOO HOMES  Various styles and sizes Conlact  DV Log Works. 885-5322.    ��39c  VIEW! Tastefully decorated 2  bdrm condo. Ground level entry.  Central location. Oceanview Classics. Near schools 6 shopping.  Gibsons Call eves, after 5 pm  8860362 tl  1100 aqftRandw For Sale  Price reduced - pay no commission. Light8 airy, only 1 yr old.  ���530 Shaw Rd. 666-2620 or 866-  3161, Steve or Sher. Pgr, 11-975-  1071 a  Fot sale by owner: 3 bedroom  rancher on .36 acre, 6096 Alder-  wood Road, Hallmoon Bay,  $169,900 Don, days at 885.2201,  evenings 8854944. ss  OCEANMOUNT ESTATES  SOAMES POBIT, BY OWNER  3 bdim rancher, 1663 iq 8. Large  family room, f/p, 2 baths, workshop. Urge lot. Asking (247,900.  For viewing cal 686-8396       ss  ACREAGE ROBERTS CREEK  CRYSTAL ROAD. Quiet rural setting, treed w/hydio access, 1.75 h,  asking. $185,000. no agents  please. 885-3469 ss  W. SecheH, 1/4 acre GD, partial  view lot, fully serviced. Underground, paved w/curbs. $79,900.  665-4662 ss  RARE QUALITY ACREAGE  Qreat Ocean View, extensively  improved, well treed and within  walking distance to Sgts. Bay  Marine Pak. This acreage is in a  growing large lol subdivision wth  two driveways to access upper  and lower sections of property at  $155,000. Lol 23 ol Leaning Tree  Subd. wil not last long! Call Dave  946-7655 or pgr. 1-979-4042   ss  In Lovely W. Sechelt  OPEN HOUSE  Sat, 1-3pm, 5455 Mills fld  Great 3 bdrm. 3 bath lamily home  Oak kitchen w/ealing area, sep  dining rm living rm W/F/P and  den on main Iloor All bdrms  upstairs. Ige master has ensuite  t. walkin closet. Nicely landscaped  fenced backyard w/deck t hot tub  All appliances included and w/w  carpeting throughout. $210,000  Sale by owner. 885-4379       ss  W. Sechelt, new 1350 sq II.  rancher. Dbl garage. 2 lull balhs,  3 bdrms. skylight, natural gas  heat, maple cabinets. $174,900  885-7972 or 685-5405. SS  Secret Cove. 2 bdrm condo. 6  appl., view. Asking $149,900 594-  9310 ss  You mate Hnd enough to have a  noli ssttari you backed into my car  at the KM parking lot, unfortunately your phone number ran! Please  cal Dee-Oaort 6854701.   ��40c  Interested in getting disk (frisbee)  god going on the Coast. Glen 886-  6757. #38c  Wanted fitness walking compan-  ��n(s), Langdale / Gibsons aiea,  days, 3-4 xwk. Carol 886-9006.  f #38w  SWM, dk. blonde, blue eyes, 6T,  175 lbs., mid-30's seeks female  partner who likes herself, no  manequins please. Positive outlook, respect tor others. Enjoy*  watching A encouraging children  in sports. Single mothers welcome, 2M6. Haply to Box V c/o  Cost News, Box ��8 Sachet VON  3A0. ittc  CLARITY COUNSB1MQ  Specializing in substance abuse,  relationship trauma and women's  issues. Call Carolyn Lincoln,  R.P.C. 685-4672. M7w  COMPLIMENTARY  FACIAL/MAKEOVER  ��� A complimentary makeover  that creates the effect you  want-natural, career or  dramatic.  ��� A glamour look that  perfectly complements  your colouring and  wardrobe preference.  ��� Makeup application  techniques that will  enhance youi features.  ��� Mary Kay also has a skin  program designed for your  skin type.  31MARV KAV  Ita tOIICl MMJIY AtWKI-  Yvome Vilincius  ftt-4643  *___**��_*  Dial-A-Data  KJVt, MMHHK ROMANCE  AWAm VOU AT 1MB NIMm  JUST'  1 900-4'  CAH  ���451-306$  $2.99/mln; 18 year* plum  24 hr��. Voice Pcnunals  For AU Lifestyles. The  Modern Way For Adults To  Meel  FEEL THE DIFFERENCE  Are you serious about losing  weight or tired, no energy? We are  ���1 leaders in heallh and nutrition  WE GUARANTEE RESULTS All  natural ��� supervised program. 886-  3067.8839375. ��38w  Is there a tr. male who would con-  sidei learning to square dance as  a winter fitness activity? I would  like to attend classes but lack  transportation Irom Rbts Ck.  Tues. eves. 7-9pm and Sun. 2-  4pm. Reply to Box 'D' c/o Coasl  News, Box 66, Sechelt. BC VON  3A0. ��38c  S/F enjoys own company and my  children, dancing, quiet nights.  Looking lor family man wilh similar  interest. Reply to 86 C46 Hillcresl  RR��1, Gibsons, VON 1V0.   #38c  Counselling lor Individual couples and famHlta. Also support &  consultation lor step families. Call  Mary Lang (M.S.W.), (R.S.W.).  8866144. #38c  mmmmmoMis  INVEST IN YOUR HEALTH  FORTOMYANDTOMORJIOW-  ��� Reduce daily ttteu levels  ��� Eur chronic pan A liscomfotl  ��� Imepue your phyaal, cmotkml,  menu! A ipriluil bodiei  ellen besso  ^T^ ��� TRAGER*  _^_.   ���ACUPRESSURE  ������y ��� REIKI 1  886-4274  SptckHriei to www's beatt  Virtues: The gifts within - unique  program supporting parents and  children to tester self-esteem and  character development. Evenings,  Oct. 4-25. Watch Ch. 11 Thurs.  eve. Sept. 29. Shawani 88S-3S66.  140*  ������������*���   ���      t  Oct. 22 Christmas Baiaar aad  CrMtSHa.TaMN$10eaor2for  $15. To Do laid at Legion Hri by  LA n>R.C. legion 108. Gfcsons.  11-5��H,Phon��686.7754.   MOw  Oidcare at Creek Stepl Thursday  mornings. Regular classes: Monday, Wednesday: 6 pm, Saturdays: 9:30.886-3634. MOw  DALY DOSES  100% natural, no additives or  preservatives. What most human  bodies lack and requite for a  healthy lifestyle. For a FREE no  obligation appt. call Robert 885-  4230 WE ARE WHAT WE EATI  MOc  Attention: All Sumhlne Coast  Homa Based Business people. Do  you market a product suitable to  include In my special Sunshine  Coasl Christmas Treats gilt basket? If so please can Kery, Keltec-  table Gift Baskets, 886-8717. MOc  Perfection  iviiliHitodoyourwrd  frouniiittjiuk tif publishing  lheve26star>eirieActfcrieKCiil  ItecfcriolfeUfftterMi*  iwtrt rtsarek, Im. ubcAtioul  imliuikm, Ming, etc.) tri  fiaw an oulent bactqwitntl 'at  computer*, f icier lo work from my  KAUiArcpKtjajif: AmiFroimf  frcdtxi. Can mabyxrMin  dtximaU loot peat. rletAttte*  mcmpntited? tyalour printer it  more t**i capable of aHty t  craMie tweh toyourefferinjs.  (3wD��Avoi��racallat  885-W��m����05-l04lor  lmatmuatttMttA&  Una Dancing Beginners, intermediate and children's, slatting Sept.  15 Frank West Hall. Pre-register  886-7372. ��36w  Underwater Hookey Juniors (8-  11 yrs) Saturdays 1-2 pm; Adults,  Sundays 5-6 pm, $32, pre-register, Gibsons Pool. *38w  RUGBY  H�� '93 '04 Piovinciol Chompion  GIBSONS PIGS  ore looking lor players.  Practices Tins & Thurs,  6:30, at Elphinstone Field.  No eapenence necessary  RJ'S FITNESS  Mon, Wed., Fri. 9:15 am Mon.  5:15 pm, Tues., Thun. 6:30 pm. A  complete step, stretch and  strength workout. St. Mary's Hall,  Gibsons. 886-8305. ��40c  MULL BUSINESS  MANAGEMENT  Interested in taking this credit  course? For more details call Sue  686-7617. KKc  (or mora inlormation  coll 886-3378  or 886-0019  fall classes  ��� Basic Quilting  ��� Lonestar Quilt  ��� Attic Window  ��� Vests ��� Teddy Bears  ��� Basic Sewing  &more  Register Early  885-2725  Riders wanled for Van. pool trom  Horseshoe Bay to downtown Vancouver. $87/mo. from 8am-4pm.  Cont. Anne Williams home 686-  7490, work 822-3387 or Tracy  Kassner home 886-0460, work  664-9499. #38w  PRIVATE TUITION  Qualified experienced teacher  available. Adults, high ichool 8  elementary studenls. 886-8466.  Mtw  WOMEN MBUSMESS  SURVIVAL GROUP  Starts Oct. 12/94,7 pm weekly.  6884778. MOc  SECRETARIAL SERVICE  Your resumes, letters, etc. typed  professionally. Photocopies, faxes  all at reasonable rates. 885-4237.  NM  THE SUNSHME COAST  YOUR HEALTH SECRETS  Iris analysis - tht study of tha  colour I structure of your iris, can  reveal your body's weaknetMi 8  strengths. Analysis is done from a  photograph which may be taken In  your home or mine. For mora  information on this exciting 'key*  to your health secrets, cal Vonnie  683-9663. ��38c  CREEK STEP: Complete aerobic  workout with weights. Mon. 6  Wed. at 6 pm: Thun. & Sat. at  6:30 am, SL Aidan's Hal, Roberta  Creek. 886-3634 ��36c  HAliOWECN  Planning a bash? Need baloons,  decoration! or supplies? Call  ���Boo1 Atairt Ventures. 666-2219.  Reroofing and repels our specialty. For a FREE estimate call Al.  685-1289. MBc  AwAIASfeMIt  The Environmentally  Sound Solution to  Pest Control  GUARANTIED RESULTS  MsN 10*1 Hwy 101  886-7444  ECOSONIC  YOU/CAN EDUCATIONAL  SERVICES  Individual or group tutoring. 22  van exper. Empowering studenls  to achieve Iheir besl. Jan or Eric  886-4104 ��39w  Does your group have a project  lhal requires funding? Perhaps I  can help secure the backing you  need. Project Developmeni Con-  sultants 886-4711 FAX8864197  #38*  Discovery Toys, new fai line! To  order or book party, cal Vanessa  885-3042. #38c  FORST POTTERY  Open Wednesday thru Saturday 8  am to 5 pm or by appointment.  1040 Chamberlin Road, Gibsons.  686-2543. Miw  ��� RleUCHfTH  ��� accelerate heallh,  creativity A %e]l esteem  FREE INTRO EVENING  SeptWUMJFM  Kirkwuul (t-nllr  (tinyOilbchrTMil Wiaalu*  lie Wrllncu wnli [kin mjUznl  ludiuiK ami hind* im ss-in\srtt]o.  885-3685  la Your Drinking Watar Safe?  Here is Ihe ultimate solution lo the  Sunshine Coasl water problem.  Waler treatment and purification  lor your home and business.  Removal ol arsenic, lead, chlorine,  bacteria and unpleasant tastes  and odors. Sales, installation and  seivice. Call Nimbus Water Systems, lei & lax 1-604-984 4608  MOc  tSl  Sunshine Coast Home Support Society  ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING  Wednesday, October 5/94 at 7pm  Greenecourt Hall, 5583 Ocean Avenue  Sechelt  AURA THERAPY  Diagnostic check ups and treatments. For healing ot traumas and  core-level energy restructuring.  Dhyana Bartkow, Psychonoetic  Physiologist, MA, B.Ed, FIJI.  886-9737. ��39w  SECHELT NATURAL THERAPY  CENTRE  Offers cleansing programs, colonic  irrigation and Bio-Kineilology  (muscle testing). Call Carolyn 885-  8857. ��47w  'dl  VI 7. Announcement ��� 13. Music  19. Appliances        ��� 21. For Sale  21. For Sale  21. For Sale  HIGHLAND DANCING Elec. guitai wilh amp and digital  Instruction by Angus MacKenzie delay, $175.886-9145.       MOw  (formei world champion) lor Jill       ages, (male/female) Join now for Batly Grand piano, cream/gold  Sept. startup. Inlo 865.0678. ��38w $3600.886-7623. ��38w  SHAWANI CAMPBELL STAR  RECONNECTIONS  Body/mind therapies-workshops.  Call loi appt. 885-3685       ��38w  ISLAND VIEW COUNSELLING  886-7045  Experienced Counsellors at the  Masters level. #38w  Stress and tension release.  Reflexology or Acupressure. Call  Arleigh lor appt 866-9234   ��38w  plaaaa mum  children's wear  New (all catalogue now available  Back to School Specials. Call lor  more information or lo book a  party, 885-0918 tins  SC HOME LEARNERS  Support Gioup 7 pm Sepl. 20 (3rd  Tues ea. mo.) Klippenstein's  home, 3518 Beach Ave. Rbts Ck  885-3086. ��38w  Does someone in youi family have  a drinking problem? Call Al-Anon  8869903. 8857484, 8869059  Al Ateen 886-2565 018857484  nc  COOL RUNNINGS  One ton tiuck available for haul-  ing, rubbish removal, moving, yard  maintenance, rotolilling. odd jobs.  865-3917. Ifns  Sunshine Coaat  Transition House.  A sale place lor women and children in crisis. Free confidential 24  hour seivice. 186-2844 ttn  Prolessional Musician accepling  PIANO STUDENTS. 20 yis teaching experience Luel, 886-0281  ��38w  Piano lor sale by piano tunet,  delivered and serviced 883-2329.  ��38w  THE JOY OF MUSIC STUDIO  Private instruction: Voice, piano,  keyboard, theory Rear 5653  Wharf Sl, Sechelt. 885-5552  139*  Privale piano lessons Royal Conservatory ��� Beginners ��� Limited  space ��� Eileen Lewis. 8668588.  ���39w  Little gill's navy leather T-strap Cassette tapes ol folk, ballad,  shoes, vicinity Shaw Rd. Cedar easy listening & sod pop music.  Grove school. 866-3130      *38w   886-7947 ��38c  Small while Samoid type dog,  black collar blue tag from Hopkins  area. REWARD. 886-7302.  *38w  Taken Irom residence in W.  Sechelt oil Hwy. 101. black Kuwa-  hara men's mountain bike, Sepl.  10. Reward for sale return. 885-  4346. #38c  BUYING COINS  Bank Notes  Gold 6 Silver  Video Elc.  6684312  Kayaking life jacket, comly 8  cheap, call 886-7355 Ifns  Large bunch ol keys, al bus slop utility grade storage shelves req.  on Cowrie St.. on ring, Aug. 15. Each shelf must be min. 12' deep  Claim at Coast News Sechelt  and unit must be tree standing. Up  oflice. 5721 Cowrie. ttn  to 8 ft. wide X 7 ft. tall. 685-3930,  Sachet Coast News ollice.  M9w  Near Sechelt, Sept. 11, small  black dog w/bad skin cond. 885-  4374. #38c  Silver ladiea ring, Gibsons,  describe to daim 886-4663 eves.  Al Davis Bay near dock Sept. 15.  contact lens in case. Identity at  Coast News, Sechelt. 885-3930.  Gokt wire rim eyeglasses with thin  brown arms in brown vinyl case  with pocket clip. Call Sechelt  Coast News oflice 885-3930 or  5721 Cowrie St. for enquiries,  dn  Box containing oxy-acetyline hose  and torch, Burns Rd., Hopkins.  886-7714. #38c  Small tapestry change purse  found at tall tair in Gibsons on  Sepl. 10. Pick up at the Coast  News, Gibsons. 138c  12. Pets & Livestock  WANTED: Large dog carrier, airline approved type 883-1154  139*  WANTED horse to lease oi lease  to buy. Experienced rider with own  tack. Jamie 886-2234.        I40w  Brown all purpose English saddle  4 bridle. S275 885-0899      ��40w  Loving pel silting in my home.  short or long term 886-4511 MOc  Alrican Grey parrot. $750. Blue  Iron! Amazon parrot. $450 886-  0071. ��40c  Beginners horse, Bomb Prool  151 HH All lack included. $1450  obo 886-8377 all 7pm       1140c  Have you been thinking ol volun  tearing some ol your lime at youi  local SPCA' Now is Ihe lime lo  call We urgently need shelter  help, dog walkers and tester  homes lor our cats & kittens  Please call today, 8862273 oi  8883933 139c  Black Lab/Retnevet cioss 6 mos  friendly, very spurted needs Iram-  ing. $60 888-0789 ��39w  Seeking male Pomeranian lor  bleeding 883-9015 (39*  Sunn Coliseum bass amp, 300  watts. 2 ��� 15 cab. very good cond  $700 obo 886-7781 ��39c  Snaie drum, foot pedal, cymbals  and stands. Will sell separately  886-6336 ��40w  Piano Tuning  m^   ��� repairs  Wi  Ken Dalgleish  886-2843  Baldwin piano, apt. size upright,  $1000 8864291 ��40w  17. Garage Sales  Amnesty International's great  garage sale. Sat.. Sept. 24,10am-  2pm, Sechell Elem School. Donalions gratefully accepted. 886-  3822.885-4353 or 883-1154��38w  HUGE YARD SALE  Quilting & rug frames, hoops, craft  magazines 8 books, collectables.  designer saw signs & mail boxes,  cheap perennial plants, china, utility trailer large lenl, 1/2 pi canning  jars. 9 doz dressmaking material  & tots moie Rain or shine Haves  Pd Seima Pk Sal & Sun Sept  24-25 9 am ��� ��38w  Kirkland Centie  Gaiage Bake Sale  10-2 Sept 24 Donalions needed  885 1934 oi diop oil al 4602  Simpkins Rd   Davis Bay Tues -  Thurs  9-4 <38*  Cieek Time BSB 2348 Hwy 101  Rbts Ck Sepl 24 25 10 3pm  Mulli lamily collectables noise  lack plus' ��36*  WANTED Qualily paperback or  hardcover cooks CDs lecoids oi  tapes m good cond Any quantity  loi cash Please call anead Ash.  leys Books S Records 885-8952  ���48*  SUMMER CLEARANCE SALE  GOLDFISH  ORNAMENTAL 8 POND  886-9690  ��39w  MOVING?  Need boxes' Slop by the Coasl  News office in Gibsons, Monday  mornings after 10 30 am dn  19 Appliances  Latge Ireezer. $100. good cond  lion. 885-0241 ��39c  Metz Appliance  Sales ittTepatT  Repair to all makes ol  major appliances. Sales  of good used appliances  with warrantees.  Call Harvey al 886-9959  Located next to  Patra Pizza on Hwy 101  Gibsons  APPLE PRESS  Wanted to Buy - old or new  wooden appla preas, any condition. 886-2215. tfns  Giandpa Fisher stove in good condilion 886-7433 ��40c  DeHumidilier Reasonable 886-  8615 or 886-2231 ��40w  Loving holiday homa with family  lor small lemale dog. while owner  travels Will pay or reciprocate  8860686 140c  ADDING MACHINE  Large, olfice style with adding  lape Sue 886-2622. Una  Sel ol golf clubs for a beginner.  885-3703. ��39c  Trampoline, good cond. 885-4503  1380  27 cu It. chest freezer. Kenmore,  good cond., $175. 8858551 afl  6pm. MOw  NORSEMAN ��� BJORN  APPLIANCES  Sales ��� Service ol teconditioned  major appliances. A large selection and wananty. Bjorn 8B5-7897  *38w  20. Furniture  Decorator's own lurniture - 'Sty-  ins' sola & loveseal. tastefully  neutral w/matching toss cushions,  neai new camel back style, good  back support, new was $1900, sell  $650. coordinating bisque-pearl  solid oak contemporary buffet  w/glass dooi hulch, new $1935,  sell $1200, black laquei 8 gold  sponged designer Ming chair, was  $750. as new $400 885-0271  I39w  Wt make furniture.  W. can ttii Ihe harttltarts  ifytiu art ntitkitifi  your itwti.  Plttnlnx, jitlMtlttg,  tawlttg, JeMntry  TIM CLEMENT  ���ae-s2ie  I044 S��amounl Way, Oibaons  Good home wanted for 'Picasso,'  a 7-year-old longhair, calico cal.  Very Iriendly and unimpressed  with a 2-year-olds antics and Ihe  prospect ol another. She doesn't  scratch or bile, just refuses fo  come in the house. She has had  all shots, been spayed and tattooed. Comes with lots ol food and  a covered litlerbox 886-7214 alter  4pm. tfns  You P/U - sectional rattan sola 8  cushion Also, single mattress.  885-4617 ��38w  FREE to good home, 1-2 yr. old  unneutered male Shepherd, very  sweet. 885-0415. 138c  Black Lab X spayed fern., great  <v children 6 other animals. Two  ginger Siamese, neut. 8864580.  138c  Oueen size box spring. Outside  door 666.9420. 136c  Grandfather clock from Geimany,  oak, many features, 3 chimes  8868550. ss  Sklar sofa bed and swivel rocker,  $375: love seat, $125.885-7624.  #39c  Oak dining labia, round wilh leaf.  Nearly new. $300 obo. 885-5345.  ��39c  Sofa, love seat 8 chair, exc. cond.,  $500000.8866707,886.2545.  136c  Beautilul country pieces lor sale.  One 7 It. long Harvest table with  mellowed pine lop and Robin's  egg blue painted legs. Many other  pieces as well. Call 686-3686 lo  leave message. Mtc  4 pee. bdrm. suite, queen w/new  box 8 mattr., $1750.885-1072.  ��38w  Solid oak dining table, 6 chairs,  butfet 6 hutch. 865-9913.        ss  Kilchen table, arborite 6 4 chairs,  $75; 2 end tables, $15 ea.;  arborite coffee table, $25: space  saver wall bed, $600. 685-9997  eves. #40w  TV/VCR stand, black w/swivel top  and glass door, like new, $100  obo. 686-2953. MOw  GARAGE SALE BY PHONE  Renovalion by-products: lighting  lixtuies. dooi. bi-lold door, misc  bath fixtures, shell, knobs, hinges,  (tumescent light fixtures, bike  lendei tack, plate glass minor,  small speakers, posture chair, reasonable $.886-2010. MOw  WATER FILTERS  Guaranleed to remove bacteria,  lead, chlorine, etc 885-0472. MOw  HORSE MANURE  $20 pei p/u oi $30 for two  Roberts Cieek. 885-9969.    MOw  Four lires 11/15 LTw/iims, $150  obo. 8862038. ��38c  1st class woodstove, airtight Triumph. 1400 sq. It.. brick lined,  $200obo 8857893. MOw  8-man Pacific hoi lub on deck,  portable, like new. 885-3731 eves  MOw  CUT FLOWERS $2.00/BUNCH  and tuber sales, Mon thru Sat, 9-  6pm. top ol Seima Pk. Rd  Dahlias Galore 885.9820    MOw  Red wiggieis and composting sup  plies, shiubs and plants. 865  7882 MOc  Electric tumace, Lennox model  EC10, forced air, 62,800 BTU,  used 1 season, cost $900, asking  $500885-4070. MOC  Recycled Building Materials  Large Glulam Beams, up to 54II.  2x4,2/10,4x4 wealhered lumber,  smaller lifts.  AC BUILDING SUPPUES  Pender Harbour 183-8397   MOc  Eastern Canadian Knotty Pine  hutch, made in early '60s  65'Hx36.5'Wxt7'D, $225 firm.  685-0508. 140c  FIREWOOD  Dry, seasoned or green. Call  Klaus, speak to my electric secretary 885-0679. MOc  16 sp. Yokota mountain bike,  brand new, asking $300. 888-  3936. 140c  Hockey shoulder pads, new $130,  sell $55. Tap shoes, $25; ballet  slippers, $10; soccer shoes, $17.  886-9095. MOc  Ladies mtn. bike, Norco Bush  Pilot, gd. cond, $175 firm. 885-  7460 afl. 6. MOc  Fisher wood slove, $250 or trade  for 2 cords firewood. Exerciia  bike. $100.8860071. MOc  Gas welding outfit and tanki,  $375; Weldmate 140 - electric  welder. 220 V, $175.883-2814.   m  Ramsay winch, 6,000 lbs. w/laii-  lead 6 cable, $900: Honda generator 3.5 kw 10 hrs. use only,  $1200.885-9892.     ,        MOc  WEDDING DRESS  New, never worn! Size a small 12.  Long sleeves, train, peplum back.  Shoes, size 7 and matching veil,  $700.885-4237 lv. message. *39w  Toshiba 28F IBM compatible lap.  top compulei wilh carrying case. 2  floppy disk drives, MS Dos,  modem, $450.8857144.       tins  1983 -18 1/2 It. RV, exc cond,  will suil small truck, $7500. 883-  1194 ��39w  45 gallon wine fermenter. $25.  8839931. *39w  Waleipiool matlress, 36' wide,  $20. box spring, $10, desk, $45.  8669233. #39c  Sound experienced, golf balls,  $75/100.885-4539. ��39w  ****** wm  )'   oijiron fodol oirr low $250  ;��� ,*,-,on roi-ei table 125  ��� >v,;6troliWI iMilfiiilSO  '��� - ,!PX6PCMDig.la:P��jno$l800  - i-K, 'V.-MUfcctlmlmylro  ...'.c��r.).-u-s;o  ���i ;:   zitTinir n,.cd.'cou 1200  All mMS IN IXCIIUNT CONDITION  115-3977   Feetsk  Overbearing  Strawberries  U-Pick s|  S-I.OOlb't  m  Open w��l * wi-rki-iKls  M7.1 MaSOn Rtl 885.1506  1977 Chev 3/4 ton p/u and 11 fl.  campei, $1000; 18 It. Roadway  travel trailer, $550; Troll Gurdirs,  $200; 40 It. steel lamp post. $300.  139c  Your Logs to Lumber  Custom Sawmilling done  on your property  to your specifications.  885-3506  Wood lireplace insert complete  with heat exchange blower 6  accessories. $250 obo. 885-0569.  Alumin. sash window, dble. glaze,  48x26, $25: Iwo alum, sash windows, single glaze. 58x22. $25  ea. 3 pee stereo, 2 spkrs, $600;  1 ceiling light, 4 bulb, $15; 1 wall  fixture, 2 bulb. $10; stainless sink,  2 bowl. $30; watfler iron, $15.685-  9997 eves. MOw  Charming near new pale blue sofa  8 chair, best oiler. 885 4617 MOw  FRENCH COOKING CLASSES  With Genevieve Lemarchand.  Special seafood; fall 1 Christmas  menus Gibsons - Weds Sechelt  Thurs 885-4617 MOw  14' DeWalt radial arm saw, c/w  melal stand and assortment ol  blades Otters to $2250. 666-3418  eves. MOw  Full length wool winter coat, size  12. $65; beige, raincoat, $50 obo  8869346 eves tfns  10 fl solid oak boaid room table,  exc cond replacemenl value  $3500. price $1800 866-2122  MOw  Sega Genesis appron 80 games.  arcade contiol extias $699 obo  685-4816 MOw  45 gallon wine fermenter $25  8839931 MOw  Hay Straw $4 00 bale, garden  mulch hay S3 50: Can deliver  Oats. Baney 10c lb Call between  12 1pm 885-9357 ttn  Store fixtures, counters steel  shelving, cash registers, 4-sided  portable slot wall displays, wue  loim displays new GE 600w  microwave Holpoinl black glass  wall oven and cooktop Many  other items 6660048. eves 886-  3115 MOw  FIREWOOD  Dry seasoned or green Call  Klaus, speak lo my electric secie-  laiy 885-0679 MOw  1953 GMC 5 window coupe,  needs restoration. $600 obo. 1978  Volvo 242. veiy gd cond , $2200  obo. built-in vacuum haidty used,  $300. Wincheslei 308 wi/scope  IF AC), $500 obo 885-9282.  MOw  For ctll your  renovation needs call  BRUCE RANDALL  CONTRACTING  ���Residential  ���Commercial  ��� Free Estimates  Call Bruce MS-1949,  Win. mod. 12 16 ga, $400;  Mauser FR7. FR8. 308 Win.  w/bayonnet, $200 ea, Spanish  Mauser M43, 6x57, $120. Husq.  Lahti M40 9 mm, $400; Ruger  Super Blackhawk 44 mag, $310,  FAC holder only. 685-2663.  ��9w  BARK MULCH  Mushroom manure $26 sq. yard  FIREWOOD  Fir or alder, $120 spin and delivered 886-7774. #39w  Recycled Building Molenoli  french Doori/kil E* Doon  Alum 8 Vinyl Windows  lighting/Kitchen &  Solnioom f i Kturei etc  Visit ovr slot* or ccA  5653 Whorf Rd , SecheH  A*tycl*A Sate*  MONSAlOom  5 pm  litVIv  BULK SALES  Garden Mix & Manure  Compost Blend  Bark Mulch & Nuggets  Lava Rock  Sands & Gravels  Landscape Cloth  Concrete Blocks,  Slabs It Ornaments  Planters  Pond Liners  Drainage Pipe etc.  OPEN MON-SAT, 9-5  Magic Chef, almond gas range,  almost brand new. cost over $700.  bargain at $350. laige window air  conditioner. $75. porta potti $20.  mahogany solid core exterior dooi,  unused, cost$95 sell$45 885-  0896 I39w  Set of 4 15x7 chiome mag wheels  lo Id Chevy van w/caps 6 nutr  exc cond. $150. 80 Firebird drfl.  308 posi drum to drum. $150 600  Holley 4 barrel carb. S75 886-  9452 ��39w  Snappei lawnmower Bnggs 6  Slralton. used one season paid  $700. asking $400 obo 886 9652.  pager 1-977-6051 ��39w  Dehumidifier as new. $400 new,  asking$225obo 8869652.pager  1.977-6051. #39w  GOLDFISH  CLEARANCE SALE  SUPPUES  'ANKS-PUMPS ETC  TROPICAL FISH  AC225 welder, $275; cement  mum. $275; trailer (hunting).  $300. aluminum boat. $350. 885-  0605 #39*  Moving sale ��� bdims. dining im .  etc elc 8857676 *39w  Organic piune plums, $ 30,1b 886-  8225 ��36w  Double bed. $100. dresser, $40;  lound table, 4 chairs, $125; mountain biks, $60; 10 spd. bike, $50;  12 spd. bike, $30, desk/chair, $25;  desk, $20.866-6072. 139c  One large upright freezer, $150.  6653509 ��39c  Futon mattress, $50; small dress-  er, $40.886-9543. *39c  English style pram or deluxe  Sears stroller. Both exc. cond. $75  ea. 8867907. ��38c  One large upright Ireezer, $150.  685-3509. *36w  WASHINGTON A  ���nd BC INTERIOR  HAy  FOR SALE  PHONIM6-7800  40 It. trusses with 23 It. garage,  512 pitch. 8868201. ��38c  5 hp chipper / shredder, $400 obo.  885-3602 or 885-5849. ss  AMAZING!!  Multi-use carts.. Great for haul-  ing lirewood, parcels, pails, you  name it! Two-wheeled, heavy wiie  frame, royal blue, $30 ea. Hurry!  Quantities are limited! See al  Sechelt Coasl News office. 5721  Cowno St. or Gibsons Coast News  ollice (behind Dockside Pharmacy). Mon-Fri., 9-5 pm. ��n  Hewled-Packard Laser Jet printer,  new condition, hardly used, $600  obo. 866-4588. ��38w  Molas. authentic ��� 10 at $50 each  Perlecl lor Christmas, etc 866-  7214 tins  250 gal oil lank (full), lower Gib-  sons. Swap for utility trailer, yard-  work, why 885-3433 ss  Sears 9' garage door 6 opener  (new $1000) $550.885-0244.   ss  5 rolls ol FAX paper 6 1/2'x328',  V core, $5.95 perron. 866-2622.  tfns  Colour pencil portraits Irom your  favourite photo. Pets, family,  Iriends. 9'xl2\ $35. Send cheque  or M/O along with photo to P.O.  Box291,Gibsons, BCVON IVO.  Pis. allow 6-8 wks. for delivery.  Satisfaction guaranteed or money  refunded. tfns  SATELLITE SALES  AND SERVICE  Programming subscriptions.  Green Onion Earth Station  tfn  'ODATT walker chair combination, never used, $75.885-7576  ��39w  Wooden shoe bench; cold frame;  alumin. screen door; hand lawn-  mower; smalt clay pots; large  wooden toolbox; maple dining  table; sofa, chair 8 stool, antique  twin beds; bike; wheelbarrows;  .greenhouse glass; chimney  broom; speakers; light fixtures;  Decosonic sealer; fluorescent  lights; new gas lawnmower; tele-  posts; bamboo curtains; car seat;  wardrobe; new weedealer; maple  twin bed; oak stereo cabinet; king  size mattress; rosewood coffee  table; white bathroom sink. 885-  1942. #39c  GOOD HAY  $4.00/Bata Delivered  Garden Mulch Hay 83.50  Whole oats lOc/lb  Call Between 12-1pm  885-9357  22. Heavy  Equipment  1963 M.F.70 tractor; Davidson 101  fronlend loader, 3 point hitch,  reads TLC, $750.886-3418 eves.  MOw  74 Chev Impala custom 350 auto,  power, best Oder. 8B54708.  MOW  75 Firebird Formula 400, twin  scoop hood, mags, auto, $1200  obo. 866.0252. MOw  76 Ponliac LeMans 4 dr. sedan,  good cond, needs tires. $950.  685-4276, MOc  1976  78 Olds Ninety-eight, runs excellent, big engine, no rust, nice interior, new tires. Must sell. $850  obo. 885.3532. MBc  78 VW bus, 2 I. fuel injected, low  kms, well maintained, new painl,  new biakes. Musl sell, $4700 obo.  886.8904. MOw  78 Ford Granada, VB auto.,  PS/PB, 4 di. good transportation,  $850 obo. 886-8374. MOc  78 Volvo aulo, P/B, runs well,  $650 8857203. MOw  1179  79 Ford Futura 2 door sadan,  good running older, $700. 885-  0987. ��39c  79 Ford 9 pass. Econoline van,  good runner, $3250 obo. 865-  9248. MOc  79 Volvo wagon, rusty bul reliable, needs work. $250 or trade  lor lirewood. 886-7815.        #38c  79 Porsche 924, 5 spd, $72,000  mi, new tires, clutch, major lune  up. Trade loi car, boal? $4,200.  8860161. ss  79 Ford Fairmont, good running  condilion, new transmission,  exhaust. 665-5102. ss  79 Mercedes 300, European  model, wagon, seats 7, s/roof,  leather, exc. $8500.685-0294. ss  1180  '80 Toyota Corolla 4 dr. S/W,  while, exc. run. cond, $1200.886  3411. #38w  '80 Chevy Monza, new muffler,  good running cond,, 1 owner,  $950. Will negotiate for quick sale.  866-4010. MOw  1181  '86 Chev stn. wgn. runs well,  $2400 obo. 885-0641.        MOw  1987   ���87 Honda CRX, 5 spd, good  cond. $4900.8867781.     ��� ��39c  '87 Hyundai Pony. 110,000 kms,  runs great, $1500 obo. 885-0928.  MOW  '87 Calais Olds, S/R, P/W, P/locks,  extras, lady's car. $4750. 885-  7676. Ww  '87 Dodge Omni, 94,000 km, good  cond, no rust. $1700 885-5102 ss  '87 Ciown Vicloria, O/D, A/C;  black/while, good cond, gieal  car, $2400.886-0130 alt. 5pm,  MOw  1988  '88 Chev Eurosport wagon. 5 spd.  108.000 kms, a/c, am/lm cass,  one owner. Exc shape. $5900.  885-3727 ss  '88 Cavalier Z24. V-6. Pwr. sunrool w/air. Exc cond $6,800 obo  886-7854 all. 5:30pm. ss  '88 Nissan Sentra 5 sp, red,  AM/FM cass. deck, new Iront tires,  exc. cond, $4900 obo. 886-4837.  '88 Ford Aerostar 7 passenger,  new transmission, brakes, tuel  pump, liras, exhaust, tune-up. low  mileage, exc. cond. Moving - musl  sell! $8500.886-0909.        ��38w  1989  '89 Ford Escort, white, 2 dr, 5 sp  A/C, slereo, 6 mos. warranty,  $4990 obo 885-6226. ��39w  '69 Pontiac 6000. good cond.,  $4600.686-2196. MOW  1991  '91 Mercury Cougar, aulo, air,  power, white, exc. cond, 35,000  kms, $15,000 obo. 886-3623.    ss  '91 Sunbird SE. V6. 5 sp, 2 dr,  ail, tilt 8 cass. $8900.886-2688.  ss  1992  '92 Aerostat. 7 pass. Exc. cond.  42.000 km. 886-7524 eves      ss  '81 Cougar 2 door aulo sun rool   Atu'a' lnl89ra. 5 SP hatchback,  new brakes. $950 obo. 886-3993     37'000 kms- *'^000- 885-3637.  s, MOw  '81 Volvo GLE diesel, std, 4 dr.  sedan. $1800 obo. 685-6166.   ss  1993  1882  Yes - We do have late model cars  in stock!  '87 Taurus  '87 Tracer  '89 Festfva  '86 Escort wagon  '84 Colt  '85 Tempo  '83 Celica GT  888-3886  Bypass Auto Recycle���  ���40c  QEZZZZZZ?)  "       eveaee       a  '82 Toyota auto trans. 5 dr. sedan,  new brakes, excellent tires 8 running gear. $2200.866-9652, pager  1-977-6051. ��39c  '82 Buick Regal. One owner,  $1000.866-6579. MOw  '62 Volvo station wagon, S spd,  new exhaust system. Runs good.  $1500 886-8096 ss  '62 Ghla Capri, 52000 kms on  rebuilt engine, $2200 obo. 686-  2269. *39w  '82 Ford Mustang, 117.000 k's, 6  cyl. auto. Very good condition.  $2500. Call 886-0366. ss  '82 Mazda RX7, good cond, new  clutch, brakes, $3100.8864032.  CLEAROUT! Used tires, wheals,  Chevetle; Honda Accord parts.  885-7167 ss  ���93 Honda Accord LX 21,500 kma..  windows tinted, bra Ziebert pioteq-  lion package. $16,950 obo. faxes  already included. 885-3002 or  866-9670 lv. mess. MOc  '55 Chevy pick up, 283 4 spd,  $5500; 327 Corvette motor,  rebuilt, $1500.885-5467.        ss  70s  BYPASS      i  TRUCK      \  *  4 EQUIPMENT I  I    AUTO RECYCLERS    I  \ TOWING l  f    SCRAP REMOVAL    a  i    886-3880  WMXWMXMZt  '62 Plymouth Relianls (2 cars),  running cond, $460 obo 6857897  Bjom. ��38w  1683  '83 Ford Capri 5 LV8 4 spd, standard trans, $3800 obo. 866-4665  eves. MOc  ���83 Buick Electra 307 loaded, good  shape, many new parts, $3000                 obo. 885-4515. MOw  1923 Model T, 350 LT-1 dual <63 Dodge Aires, one owner,  lours, tunnel ram, ex-show, very 76000 hms.. n0 rust> idea| 2nd  fast, head turner. $12,000 obo or car, $1400 obo. 685-0434.   MOw  pt. pyment. on boal suitable for    charter. 686-7704. s tSM  1820a  WINDOW  FACTORY BLOWOUT  New vinyl double glazed sliders.  5x3.4x3 and 3x3 with or without  screens. Other sizes available.  Sunco, 865-8889. ��38w  Heat machine, lireplace Insert  w/glass doors and electric blower.  $295. In Gibsons 9447580 ��38w  Premium babytwing, $75; baby  bouncing chair, $10. deluxe  stroller. $100, 3 chairs. $25; food  processor. $25; B6W TV. $25.  rabbit lur coat, $25. 2 snugglies,  $10 685-9218 ��36w  Guns - 3006 w/scope mounts and  rings Fibreglass stock, new barrel  2-303 British M Mark Vs. 886-  3756 ��38w  All wire rabbit cages. 30x30. $20  ea. obo. exercse bike. $35; rowei.  $35.20' color TV, $50 886-0909  ���36c  Large doirs house. 4'8" I x 3'4' h,  $25.685-4503 ��38c  Wood burning stove, not CSA  approved. $50. Sears h/d washer,  working, $50; Graco travel  playpen, $60; two booster chairs.  $5 ea; one baby car seal. $35;  training potty. $10.685-9187. #38c  Bed couch; 4 hp Mercury o/b, 10'  table saw; router table; handsaw.  BAD Workmate: 8655702.   ��38c  14 It aluminum boat. 15 hp motor  $600 883-9107 ��38c  ABEX AUTO  RECYCLERS AND  TOWING  806-2020  24 Hr. Emergency Towing  'Fully Insured and Reliable'  Guaranleed Qood.Uaed  Parte for moe! makes and  models  MECHANIC ON  DUTY  "4 Wheel Drive. 2 Wheel  Drive end Some Do Drive'  Dead Car Removal  Service  We buy some  and low some  ACCESS TO  SATELLITE PARTS  FINDER  '64 Honda Civic hatchback t500S  sid, 1 owner, axe. cond. $3495  lirm. Call 885-3943 and leave  message. ss  '84 Crown Victoria auto, o/d, d/l,  a/c. .extras, $2950.885-9648  ss  1965  '85 Hundai Pony 4 dr. H/B, 5 sp,  130.000 kms, AM/FM cass,  $1600obo.8855694afl 5pm.  ���40c  i    UNLIMITED    I  ;free km$;  J SKOOKUM  ! CHRYSLER  Rental Cars  886-34931  1860a  COLLECTORS  '67 Muslang Coupe, Maroon,  beige vinyl tool and interior, 289  V6 A/T. P/S, consol, 54,000 orig. 1  owner miles. Little rust, $6600 or  will Irade tor 1621 ft. O/B runabout 865-4031. ��38w  68 Fiiebird. big block 400 Munci 4  spd ml Hurst shifter. Eatons Limit.  ed slip rearend $2000 obo 886-  3349 ss  70s  73 Super Beetle. $2500 obo.  8839234 ss  '85 Honda Accord good mill car,  water pump went, $300 obo. 886.  8739. MOw  '85 Ponliac Sunbird. standard  transmission, good mechanical  condition. $1500 obo. 8860200.  ��38c  '65 Ford Tempo GL. s/roof. c/con-  Irol, A/C, many extras, exc. cond,  $3900.8854755 ��39w  1888  '86 Olds Ciera Brougham, loaded  plus disc player. $5795 886.7150.  ss  70 VW van, runs 8 moves, tor  parts, $300 Obo, 886-8757.   ��38c  74 3/4 GMC steel flatdeck - JVC  deck, reliable. $750. 666-4071, 6-  9 pm. tfns  75 Dodge propane 4X4. crew cab.  completely rebuilt, price slashed  $4995.685-7518. ss  76 Ford Ranger 4x4, 1/2 ton  camper special, exc. cond. $3800.  686-3992 ss  77 Chev 3/4 Ion. I'm not beautiful,  but I run good. Take me home lor  $350 obo. 886-9240. MOc  77 Ford 150 4x4. 80 box, new  tiies, tuff box. Good cond. $2600  obo. 686-4650 ss  78 deep 3.12 dilt. F.-R. 4 speed  Iran transler case 8854098. *39c  78 Dodge p/u, 6 cyl. auto, canopy,  runs great, economical $900 obo.  685-4708 #38c  78 Ford Ft 50 Supercab good  work truck, $1250.865-4276. MOc  Full size Bronco 4X4. 189 XLT  mod, 50,000 kms, loaded.  $16,000, musl see 6859892.   ss  79 Landciuisei. diesel. 8000 Ib.  warn winch, wain hubs, new  exhaust.$6500obo6867800 ss  79 Ford Bronco XLT. 4 wh drive,  auto, looks and runs excellent.  $4995 obo. 8867099 ss  1880  '60 250 Ford 3/4 ton, 6 cyl. $1500  obo. 8853922 MOw  1961  81 International 5 Ion. propane,  mechanically certilied. Besl offer  or trade lor smaller truck 885-  3506 ss  1982  1984  84 Dodge Caravan, auto. $4,500  8668204 ss  1885  '85 Ford F150 XLT. ext. cab,  canopy, 351. s/new parts, gd.  cond, $8900.885-0109. ss  ____i_  a - r 24. Trucks  1988  '86 Mazda B2000 King Cab P/U,  AM/FM cass, canopy, well maint,  $2500 obo. 885-5894 alt. 5pm.  MOc  '89 Ford F250, 351 ci, 5 spd,  45,000 miles, visor, roll bar, full  aluminum box liner, new paint,  transler case, ball joints 8 lire rod  ends. $10,500. B860389 Chris.  tins  '89 Z-71 stepside 4x4, lully  loaded, musl sell. 8867464.    ss  '89 Bronco II XL silver, V6 5 sp,  cass, clean 8 comlortable, $9800.  885-2133. ss  25.Campers & RVs  See this beauty belore you buy.  29 1/2 fl. Bonair trailer. Ideal lor  snowbirds. Queen rear bed, 2 dr.  model, large 2 dr Iridge, lull bath,  sleeps 6, air and awning. $14,500.  883-2409. ss  Security Pup camper lor import  Iruck, long box. $500 obo. 886-  8704. MOw  1990 Corsair 28 It. 5lh Wheel, less  than 2,000 hwy. kms, exc. cond,  must be seen to be appreciated,  asking $22,000. 865-6026 or lv.  mess. MOw  Two 20 It. travel trailers. Shasta  and Concord, both have Iridge,  stove, ovens, bath, air, heal,  sleeps 6. $3500 each obo. 885-  9044 eves, or 8854982.     ��40w  1961 Okanagan camper van, Q-  size bed, Iridge, slove, furn,  press wll, Hush toilet, Dodge  chassis, 360 motor, low mileage,  immaculate, $10,950.885-7580 ss  Must sell, 25 ft. Pace Arrow, 440  Dodge, 4000 Genset. F/S, oven,  microwave, tub 6 shower, $12,500  obo, 6664596. MOc  Attention snowbirds: 1976 23 It.  2TASCA motoihome, loaded.  Everything you want and more.  $11,500,865-0754. ��39c  1982 8 It. Frontier camper, fur-  nace, fridge, stove, etc. $2200.  886-7951. ��36c  1987 deluxe 35 fl. Traveleze 5th  wheel. Extendable LR, 3 appl,  large awning, add-on screened  room. $26,500.6852056.    ��38c  1981 Chev 3/4 Ion p/u and  camper. New Irani, lires, windshield and biakes. 865-2347 and  886-2079. ��38c  1977 Nomad 20 t/2 loot travel  trailer, 3 way fridge, stabilizer  ban, good condition, as Is $2500.  666-2504. tfns  Travel trailer by Terry. Spacious,  full kit, bath, sleeps 6. Immaculate  cond. Phone 885-4048 eves lor  viewing. Priced to sell. ss  21'Nomad Tandem travel trailer,  lull bathroom, slove, Iridge, furnace. Sleeps 6. $3950.885-3998   ss  1973 Custom Coach 23 tt. travel  trailer. Add on w/wood heater.  $1500 obo. Wilson Creek Camp  Giound. 885-4068. ��38w  20 II. Frontier, shower, toilet,  slove, lurnace, Iridge, all woiking.  Re-cond. engine. $7000 obo. Can  be seen al ��63, Wilson Crk. RV  Park ss  1972 Airstream land yacht. 28',  new bedding (highest quality foam  lopped with a 2' Futon mattress).  New carpet and lino. Needs new  rear window, so asking only $4400  obo Annie 886-4973. tins  8x45 trailer, sleeps 6, clean and  good cond. 885.2100. ss  1990 dlx. 24'motorhome A-1 condilion. 886.9025. ss  1989-24 It. molorhome, 351 Ford  engine, rool and dash air, 60,000  kms, many extras, mint cond,  $26,900.8857978. *39w  Trade 9 1/2 It. camper lor 8 or 6  1/2.886.3291. MOw  Heavy duty 3 door ex-BC Tel  canopy, 60'Wx90'L, $200. 886-  6579. MOw  Very last 17 ft. Sllverlina 115  Merc, power trim, stainless prop,  gaiage kepi, new trailer, Lowrance  sounder, many extras. Hata to  sell! $6,500 firm. 685-3604.      SS  1990 16 ft. Canaventure, c/w 115  hp Merc o/b, ski bar, full canvas,  d/sounder, exc. cond. $11,900  Obo. 6659540. ��39w  19' Bayliner Capri Bowlder (66),  130 hp i/o galvanized trailer. Low  hours. Exc. cond. Sounder, skis,  life jackets, $11,500.886-9452.  ��39w  15 hp Johnson o/b and tank. Good  cond. $600. Aluminum gas tank  for boat w/fuel gauge, 19'w, 7  1/2' h, 60' long, 26 gallons. 886-  8545. MOc  BOAT STORAGE  Covered enclosed secure 15-30'  from $50/mo. Avail. Oct. 1-604-  922-7836. MOc  16 It. deep V Glascratt. 55 HP  Evinrude, $1800 obo. 885-7580.  ���40c  18 ft. Davidson w/7.5 Honda motor  and 4 sails. S3500.836-491 t.MOc  Four Necky Tesla single kayaks,  $1700 includes all gear, 1 Necky  Tolino double kayak, $2400,  Includes aH gear. 863-2062. *39c  Classy 16 ft. wooden cabin cruiser, with newly rebuilt 60 HP elec.  start, Mercury O/B, V berth, tarp,  pumps, lire ext, etc. Best Oder by  Sept. 30. Lv. mess. 9217615.  View red railing dock Horseshoe  Bay. ��39w  18 ft. Huislon, 125 hp Merc, new  battery, built-in tank, runs greal,  $1800.686-3273. ss  1990 25 hp Johnson 8 tank w/new  spare prop 6 manual, exc. cond,  $1500 obo; fish-on swivel lold  down seal, $45; anchor roller  (new), $60. Brian, 885-0876 or  885-4660. ��38c  Boat trailer wanted lor 17 ft. surf  Whaler. 685-7594. #36w  16' K6C w/trailer, 50 Marc, tarp,  sounder, $5500 obo. 886-3036.  ���36w  25x50 ft. boat house lor sale. Will  house 45 ft. boat. Location Dukes  Marina, Secret Cove. $28,000  obo. Bus. 886-1455, Res. 572-  4282 ��38w  14.4 ft. Customcraft, ski p Ion, top;  50 Merc, new In '91, auloblend;  new battery, impeller; trailer;  extras. All tor $3500. View at Cot  treirs Marine, Gibsons.       #38c  16II. Sangster, 90 hp Meic, Seagull Kicker, 3.5 hp, galv. Road Runner trailer, exc. cond. $6500.886-  6447 after 6 pm. ��36c  17 1/2 ft. f/g Bowrider w/lrailer,  Volvo I/o, Always garage stored  and motor flushed. Kicker motor  Ind. $5000 obo. 888-7424.   138c  Grady white 25 ft, 1980 twin  Merc. 470, excellent cond.  $42,000,683-2211. ss  18 It. SeaRay, 1981 Merc in/out,  comes with trailer, fish finder,  VHF, 2 covert, very clean,  $11,000,883-2211. ss  20 ft. Double Eagle h/top, cuddy  cabin, galley, head, tabs, new  Lowrance sounder, compass,  radios, rear canvas. $8,500.883-  2409. st  18 ft. Bellboy hardtop, 120 Mer���  cruise, traier, lots ol extras. $5900  obo. Wit consider smaller boal in  trade. 883 9858. 838c  19' fibreform hardtop, 188 Merc  i/o, VHF, CB, sounder, baltbag,  timer, trfcntate, aulo pump. $6000.  8834923 SI  26 ft. Chris Craft, slandup head,  galley, Ige. V-berth, 2 yrs. old, 350  Chev Crusader I/b, V-drlve new  prop - All mahogany, compl.  top/bottom done over, VHF, depth  sounder, asking, $10,000, 8 mos.  moorage left al Secret Cove Marina. 885.2771. ss  1949 34 It. Monk diesel cabin  uuiser. A very economical boat in  excellent woiking order. $25,000.  886-2736. It  2 person fibreglass kayak, all  equipped, good cond. $2400.885-  7645 SS  22' Heavy lg Davidson double  ender. Single cylinder Faryman  diesel. $9500 firm. 865.9068    ss  41' houseboat. Fridge, stove,  shower, holding tank, bedroom,  dressing room. $7500 obo. Ph  evos, 866-9014 ss  12' aluminum boat, 7.5 Merc o/b  motor, $1800 lirm. 866-9049.   ss  22 1/2 It. Double Eagle CB  350/260 bailbag VHF sounder,  $23,000.885-3446. II  New trailer, 3000 Ib cap. $2500.  865-0821 II  Wanted: Classic wooden runabout. 688-2738. II  SECHELT MARINE |  SURVEYS LTD.  Captain Iill Murray  MCMM.C MN.A.M5  M.A.B.VC. ��� Marine  Surveyor* ond CoruuAwils  19 ft. Campion hard top, cuddy  cabin, lull canvai. Powered by  698 Mercruiser fresh water cooled  5 Wre VS. 196 HP. Very low houn,  used mostly fot mooching. Perfect  cond., clean Inside 8 out, $9500  obo. 885-5025 SI  Heavy duty 50' float ramps built to  tut. 863-2610 or 683-9290.     IS  16 ft. Fibreglass, Volvo I/O, boat.  Tandem axle trailer, $3600. 663-  2297. ss  22' Bell Buoy rebuilt 302 and Merc  leg, convertible hardtop and canvai, VHF, lishfinder, trailer,  $12,000. Will consider part trade.  6854019. ss  24' work / pleasure boat, f/g on  wood, exc. cond, zero houn on  rebui 318, new ex-manifolds, new  s.i shaft, wiling, paint. Ful price  includes dinghy, on, 9 hp motor.  $7900.888-2980. tl  25 ft R ww!, depth sounder, flood  mech. condition. $9000 obo. 686-  4870. tt  Heavy duty 5ff float ramps but to  wt. 883-2810 or 883-8280.     II  ^  BCVCNA  BHIT8H  CtXUMBIA  ANDYUXON  COMMUNITY  NEWSPAPERS  ASSOCIATION  These ads appear In mora than 100 communily newspapers In B.C. and Yukon  and taach mora than 3 ml Son readers.  TO PLACE AN AD CALL THIS PAPER OR THE BCYCNA AT (604)8694222.  377  $225_  AUTO  ENGINES REBUILT liom  1795. ENGINE lemanu-  focturo liom $995. 6  months to pay. 6 Year  120,000 warranty. Bond  Mechanical building anginal lor 26 years. 872*  0641,8-8,7 days.  CANADA ENQINE9 Lid.  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Ashgreve, P.O. Box 206.  CHSH,M,VgE'MP  1ALMTAT1  RECREATIONAL LAND  For Sale by Owner Small  loll to large acreages.  Oceanlront, lakelront,  strsama, ranchiand ��� located ihroughout BC.  Terme available. Free brochure. Mho Land t Cattle  Company Ud. 821-7200.  OCEAN VIEW 7.9 acres  near Powei River. Three  bedioom double wide wilh  wrep around sundeck  overlooklngleriylermlnal.  816,000 merketeble Amber reduced 8229,000 and  we throw In an eight unit  mold tor yourvtelSng lamily and guests. Owner B-  nendno1.604.4l7.97H.  WNTtP  HAVE CASH will navel.  Wanled: Odd, silver,  colna, lewdiy, old iponi  cards, Franklin Mini ma-  loriaL estates, Iquidcilone.  Diverse Equities Inc, Box  61144KPO,Calgaiy,AB,  T2N 486.1(403)295-6192  cr1f403)6M-182tcolecL  26, Marine  27' Concorde lg cabin cruiser.  316 Chrysler i/b, radar, VHF, CB,  sounder, compass, sleeps 4.  Excellent condition. Ready to  cruise. $17.600,886-7240.      ss  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  9.9-20-30-40-50-70 HP 1992-1993  Evlnrudes. Excellent condition.  Lowe's Resort, 883-2456.       Ifn  Forced to sell, luxurious libreglass  Force 50 yacht, leak decks, 58 It.  ot craftmanship. world traveller.  Fiidge , slove, microwave, water-  maker, washer/dryer, freezer, Ice-  maker, bathtub, showei, 2 heads,  king and queen beds, gieal galley,  huge salon, Volvo diesel. radar,  Loran, satellite navigation, weather fax, FM and ham ladios,  Inboard computers and much  more. Great condition, will consider real estate trade. $210,000.  Herb Craig 666-2277. ss  14 It. Sangster 20 Merc, $799,  needs some TLC. 885-7502. ��36c  18 ft. Double Eagle hardtop, 8 cyl,  700 hrs. Fast, seaworthy. 683-  9W0-    MOw  12 ft. Smokercralt alumin, EZ  loader frailer, 9.0 hp, Volvo, spare  motor for parts, $900.865-4515.  MOw  27. Mobile Hornet  For Rent  Gibsqns Langdale  Shared Accommodation  Responsible working peison 20-30  seeking to share 2 bdrm. house,  downtown Sechelt. N/S, N/P. 885-  5241 alt. 6. MOw  HOUSES  Upper Qibsons. 2 bdim townhome  wit.i W/D. $775 plus utils.  Upper Gibsons, 2 bdrm. town-  home with W/D and fireplace,  $675 plus utils.  Lower Village 2 bdrm house, ml  w/d, property is zoned com met-  cial so has varied applications aie  possible. Current residential rent  al $650 plus utilities.  Cenlral Qibsons, 2 bdrm house,  $650/mo plus util.  APARTMENTS  Aparlment, cenlral Qibsons, 1  bdrm. and den, W/D, $575 plus  utilt.  Two - three bedroom apll rent  includes heat 6 hot water $650 6  $675. no pets.  Apattment, central Qibsons, 1  bdim. and den, W/D, $525 plus  utill.  GRANT REALTY LTD.  688-3330  For Rent  Gibsons Langdale  Pad for tent for single wide trailer.  8862887. 136c  12x70 1973 Leader. 2 decki,  appliances? $19,500. 885-0225  eves. ss  1971 Lamplighter, 14'x60', 2 bdrm  w/2 extra rooms added. Carpeted,  good cond, 4 appl. $24,500 at  Sundance Paik. 9884459.     ss  1 1/2 yr 14*7ff mobile in Ike-Lon  Park.12'x14' workshop, 16'x24'  carport, 14'x36' sundeck, 78'x132'  landscaped lot. $87,900. Muit  see. 885-4194 it  28. Motorcycles  1990 DR350 Suzuki Enduro.  10,000 km, mint cond, garage  kept, 1 owner. $3,300 obo. 885-  3604.  ss  1985 Honda XL Enduro, tuned up  and ready for on or off rd��� $1595.  885-2995. MOw  1990 Honda CR80R, brand new,  no miles, $1695.865-6166.     sl  1991 Harley Davidson, 883,6000  kms, saddle bags 8 windscreen  mint cond, $6500.885-7978.I39W  198S Kawasaki GPZ 900 Nlnja.  Black, Ilka new, 20,000 km.  $3,500. B86-4616 all. 7 pm.     tt  1964 Honda 750 Nlghthawk. Exc.  running cond., 11900. 688-7813  days. I38w  Reiponaible woman, 38, for  Sechet area, Oct. 1. Cotect, 604-  7384540 Calrina. 139c  1 bdtm. tuite, apl. or cabin tor  hearing Imp. person w/haailng  dog, near but Una, ASAP, In  $300/mo.ranga. 885-8904. MOw  Bay and Gibsons lot profession*  couple. No kidi, no pits, non-  smoken. Rent not lo exceed  $750/mo. Reft, available. 888-  sm ��ec  Young local lemale professional,  quiel, responsible and conscJen-  tloui, seeking to houieiit/rint  your Rbts. Ck. home throughout  wWtr. Rail. tvH 686-2673.W6W  Long lease 3 bdrm mils, ocean  view, between Sachet 8 Egmont,  by tenlor couple. Seclusion preferred. 958-2272. 836c  Responsible couple w/iwo matin  iom would like to rent 3 bdrm  home, possibly acreage ASAP.  536-3770COlect. I38w  SHARED ACCOMMODATION  I'm looking to ihare my two bedioom home wth a non-smoker. If s  fully furnished, veiy dote to the  beach (oH Lower fid.), has a sun.  deck and W/D If interested please  can. 686-0971 (evet.) tfns  SHARED ACCOMMODATION  W/F 3 bdrm. ranehir w/telf.  employed business person, small  dog 8 cat, working P/T Vane, veiy  quiat 8 piivate, $500 inclusive  685-2288 wknds . 985-2298  wkdayt. MOw  2 bdrm older waterlront. Seima  Park. $880.  4 bdrm furnished Redrafts, Lease  $800  2 bdim furnished, Tuwanek, $700.  4 bdim furnished, lean. Noiwesl  Bay Rd, $900  2 bdim suite, Cowrie. $650  4 bdtm older waterfront, Seima  Park, $750  Small waterfront Redroolls. lease,  lumished. $500.  3 bdrm. lease Sechet, $700.  COMMERCIAL  1900 tquare toot workshop,  power, hoist, compressor. Sechet,  $600.  SUSSEX REALTY  PROPERTY MANAGMENT  DAVE AUSTIN 6654295  Mac  One year old 3 bedroom house  and many extras. Aval. Nov. 1/94.  Relerences required. $1200. 866-  0069. M2w  Oct. t, small 2 bdrm. view home,  lowar Gibiom, $600/mo. plui  utill. 886-3847. 838c  Bachelor luita, own c/poil 6  entrance. Ni. beach access, refs.  req. avail. Oct. $460/mo. 886-8322  afl. 6pm, 885-5164 days. (Helen).'  MOw  New 28x81 bdrm. travel trailer on  piivate property. North 8 Chamberlin Rd., N/S, N/P, $380/mo.  plus utils. 866-9625. MOc  View home, lower Gibsons, avail,  immed, F/P, 3 bdrms. ��� t up, 2  down, $800/mo. Marg Berry 886-  2277. 140c  lower Gibsons, 1 bdrm. suite.  Avail. Oct. 1, N/S, $5KVmo. inclusive. 886-6387. MOC  ROOM ANO BOARD  Excellent meals.Laundiy 8 utill.  Included. N/S. $575/mo. 886-  8588. MOc  1 bdtm. housi on acreage, hone  corral, 5 appl, 5 min. tq fairy,  aval, immed, $62SAno. 929-2960.  I40C  WATERFRONT  Superior condo, 2 bdrm. or 1  bdrm. pkn den, 2 baths, 5 appl,  lowar Gibiom. Security gate  w/kitercom, N/P, N/S, AvaH. Oct.  1,8775*10.8684881.       MOc  Spadous su8a, 1 bdm fumahed.  Vp, shared w/d, n/i. $600/mo. uW  kid8884606. 839w  1 bdrm apt. rural tatting. Hydro,  cable included. $550/mo. 886-  8001, Thurs. to Sunday, 8 -10  am. #39w  Woodcreek Park. 2300 iq. ft, 3  bdrm, 2 level home. Swimming  pod 8 many antral. Red. AvaH.  Oct. t.$1100/mo. 984-7835. *39c  I have a comfortably turnished,  peaceful and charming 2-level  home in Gibsons (3 minutes to  beach) where I spend my weekends The home hat vaulted cat*  Ingi, 2 balhs, new kitchen, w/d,  sound lyitem, cable, hardwood  floors, large deck wth ocean view,  etc. I am leaking a irt roommate.  I appreciate a tidy and clean  space and I am proud ot my environment. Rant $800 per month  Includes utilities. References and  deposit requited. Call 804483-  0462 (Vancouver) no latei lhan 10  pm. ��39w  1 bdim. will. Reed Rd, $400/mo.  888-7261. ��39w  Office oi warehouie ipace for  lent About 1500 sq fl. Avail Oct.  1,$580/mo. 886-3218.       #39w  2 iidrm. 2 bathroom plus den  townhouie, wood burning F/P,  next to shopping and schools  $875/1110 9424706 or 220-5546.  ��38w  Roommate wanted to share 2  bdtm home $300/mo. incl. util.  6864862 ��9c  View of Gibsons Harbour. N/S,  N/P. new carpets, one lg. bdim,  gas F/P, heat $ light Incl,  $800/mo. 886-7037. MOw  Cosy Gianthams cottage, 1 BR  view. Pets OK. 8500/mo. Alio,  bottom Gibsons house, view, 2  rms. bath, kitchenette, $400/mo.  6664504. #39c  Avail. Sept. 1: Small lurnished or  partly furnished house, waterside  of Oower Pt. Deck w/view. w/d,  back yard needi upkeeping, t  bdim 8 den or olfice. N/S.  S750/mo. 886.2362. 139c  Avail. Oct. 1, cenlral Gibsons, 2  bdim main Iloor of house, n/s,  $675/mo Rets. 876-9370.    #38c  1 bdtm. basement suite. Level  entry Granthams Landing, minules  to beach and feny. on bus route.  Appl. 6 hydro incl, $500/mo. Rels.  req. Avail. Oct. t or possibly soon-  er. 686.0692 no calls altei Spm.  ��38w  Blight new 1 bdrm. suite, self-contained, lull kilchen, full bath,  shared laundry, lovely quiet area.  Close to marina, bus route. Suit  professional single or couple.  Good rels. a must. Avail. Oct. 1,  $500/mo. plus ulils, 886.4620 altei  6pm. #38w  2 bdrm. apt. central Gibsons.  Hydro and cable not included, skylight, newly painted, $595/mo.  8667018. tin  Central Gibsons, furnished, bright,  spacious, 1 bdim. basement suite,  avail, immed, $450/mo. 866.2664  or 574-4040. #38w  New 2 bdrm condo, near all services and school. Ocean view, 3  appl. Immediate possession.  $650/mo. 886-2247, 1-2554651  collect. #38c  Watertront available year-round,  Hopkins Landing. 2 bdim, 2 bath,  lamily loom, newer kitchen, skylights. 5 appls, covered deck, carport, gaiden. Incl. cable, $800/mo.  8664044. ��38w  Hopkins waterfront, 3 bdim. sute.  Lowei level, fully self-contained,  large living rm, W/D, avail. Oct. 1-  15. $650/mo. 8664262 Ol 988-  1624. *39w  Langdale - 2 bdrm. suite, lw.  duplex, view, dose lo school and  ferry. 686-4979 or 1-432-9879.  #39w  2 bdrm. basement suite. Vlaw,  quiet, walk to ferry. Own entrance  8 deck. $575/mo* utils. N/P, N/S.  666-7490. #36w  The Westpoit 1 8 2 bdrm. view  apts, opposite Gibsons Marina.  Private palio. Lovely view. Quiet 8  secure, new building, laundry.  $5904750 886-3420. #38w  3 bdrm. duplex, appliances, central location, $600/mo. 888-7712  eves. #38w  1 bdrm. apt. avail, as of Oct. 1.  Veiy special w/4 new appliances.  Secluded, waterfront, 5 mln. from  Langdale feny, $650/mo. all utils  ind. 666-9025. 138*  1 8 2 bdrm apti. $440 6 $460.  Call Dean at 8864073.      I39w  Waterfront condo, ground floor.  Qatden patk) on the seawalk, 2  bdrms, 2 full baths, like new, N/P,  i95(Vmo.'8iif44iJ8. '""''Ijtji  Charming 2 bdrm. view houw on  Saaview Rd., Gibiom. Avail.  Sept. $750/mo. Call Tom 985-  2564.  I36w  Avail. Od.1. cenlral Gibsons. Furnished bachelor suite, N/S, N/P,  utSs ind. Refs req. $425.mo. 686-  4882. 838*  nooens treex watertront, uct. i ���  May/June W. 3 bdrm doubkswide,  2 baths, 5 appliances, some lumi-  ture. Refs req'd, n/s. $775 plut  utiktiei. 886-3930 Ne. message.  I39w  2 bdrm. collage on Park Ave, on  wooded acre, $550/mo. 6884266.  840*  Semi-waterfront, Beach Ave., 3  bdtm., 3 bath, avail. Oct.-Nov.  $95(Vmo. 7384690. MOw  2 bdrm cottage, on ihared acre,  Vs. Pat 8684003 weekdays only.  I39w  3-4 bdrm panabode, 6 appl, lovely  lot oil Lowar Rd. N/S a must. N/P.  Reft, pteass. $900/mo. ���utHrties.  SaNyotJohnal926-1524.   139c  3 bdrm. house, view, 1 1/21  Oct. t-June 30. Rail, req,  $800/mo. 1404-944-4281    MOw  For Rent  iochelt & district  2 bdrm new condo, l/l, $800/mo.  1 cat allowed, rVs 885-9234 #39w  Ground level large 2 bdrm. suite, 5  appl, wit quiet couple. N/S, N/P.  tefs, avail Oct 1, $585/mo plus  1/2 utill. Upper level, same as  above w/4 appl, avail. Oct/Nov,  $61(Vmo.. 1/2 utils 685-2995  MOW  Inlet View Quest Houn. Finished, accommodates 6. Daily,  weekly rentals 685-4490    MOw  View home, Sandy Hook, 2 bdrm.  8 loft. 2 bath, N/S, N/P. rels.  $800/mo. 274-2840. MOc  1 bdrm. win, Sandy Hook, tingle  person only. N/S, N/P. $400/mo.  pka utilt. 865-3962 140c  2 bdrm. unturn. sunny pnvate W/F  rancher, wood F/P, desiieable  Redrafts, avail. Od. 1, $8S0/mo.  946-1761. MOc  Spacious 2 bdim. mobile home in  Seima Park. New carpets. W/D 6  sundeck, $565/mo. Lease avail.  MOc  View home, suitable lot adults.  N/S. N/P. 685-2964 or 1404-277-  4323. MOc  For Rent  Sechelt & Dislricl  3 bdim. main floor of houM,,  Sechelt, 8700/mo. 865-4100  wknds, 1404-275-0282 wkdys.  MOc  Room for rent in shared Davis B.  home, $300Wmo. Must be clean  and reliable. 8664246.       MOc  Large 3 bdim house, level w/l,  sauna, piivate wharf. $1800/mo.  1-604-222-3491, Jason.      ��39w  Waterfront home. 2 bdrm, 1/2  basement, FP, W 8 0, Ireezer.  Fully furnished or unfurnished. No  pets. Refs. preferred. Avail. Od. t.  $800/mo. 885-2620 eves.    *39c  Remodelled 2 bdrm. house, near  marina, $550/mo. Oct. 1.1404-  936-4455. #39w  2 bdim. main floor of house, LR,  DR, 3 appl, use of W/D, carport.  Avail. Immad. $750/mo. plus 2/3  hydto. Security deposit. 885-3165.  #39*  Laige 2 bdrm apt. + utility room,  ocean view, n/s, n/p, refs. please.  Avail. Od.1.$635/mo. 6654143.  #39c  Browning Rd, Wilson Creek. Avail  immed, cozy, clean, 2 bdrm  house, 4 appl, l/p, $7S0/mo.  Looking for reliable long term tenants Refs please. 685.3433.139c  3 bdrm. home, overlooking Trail  III, hot lub, W/D Induded. Rels,  Avail. Sept. 30, $875/mo. 750 sq  ft. healed shop / storage w/over-  head door optional. 885-5143.  *38w  3 bdrm ��� den lownhouse, fabulous  view, adult oriented, avail. Immed.  $800/010.8854380. #38c  Waterfront home, 3 bdtm., 2 bath,  furn. if desired, 6 appl, Oct. 1-May  31, $850/mo, exc. red. req.665-  2842 or 7364638. ��38w  2 bdrm. waterfront home In Davit  Bay, $775/mo. Reft. req. Mr.  Vaughan 885-1686. I38w  Halfmoon B,i  Pender Hnrbi  Irvine's Landing: 1 bdrm himshed  cottage, ocean view. Avail. Od 1  to March 31. $400/mo.t hydro.  883-9403011404-940-1559.  ��39w  W/F 3 bdrm. rancher, attach. dWe.  cat garage, potting shed, fully  landscaped, N/S, small pat ok,  $1000/mo. 965-2296. MOw  Madeira Pk.:ima8 3 bdrm/trattr.  4 appl, w/itove, avail. Od. 1,  $525/mo. ind. utts. 883-2030.  ItOw  largo modem 1 bdrm. W/F sute  in Halfmoon B. area. tSOOfme.  pka uth. 1404-5204200 or 885-  5918. MOc  Redroolfi Rd., small house on  beach N/P, avail, until June.  66SVmo. 885-9013. MOc  n- ii Hi da   in-<��.i..nii iu��>^i  Hooroont no, wstenront, oeeutt-  lul sunsets, 2300 sq. ft. 3 - 4  bdrms, 3 bathe, f/p ki master bedroom, large carport, 5 appl. Sum-  mar moorage. Peti neg., n/i.  $1100/mo. 8854778. 838c  Gunboat Bay, waterfront, 3 bdrm,  dock, W/D $800/mo. w/diicount.  683-9029 or 687-7828.        140c  Secrit Cove, 2 bdrm turn, townhouie, 6 appl., n/p, avail.  $8Sll/mo.594-8310. #36c  1 bdrm suite, $425/mo. indudes  had. AvaH. immed. 883-2825.  138c  Madeira Park, 3 bdrm home, 5  appl tTStymo. 2784888.    138c  2 bdim. trater on private, wnny tot  near al amenities, $425/mo. 685-  4514. I38w  live home with waterfall, beach  docks, volley ball and hot tub on  Sakinaw Lake, road access,  $850/week. 885-5157. tt  300 iq ft office space lor red ki  professional building in Gibwm,  on 800 block ol Sumhine Coait  Hwy. Available immed. For further  inlormation contad 8854736   tfn  Retail/Office ipace downtown  Sechet. approx. 5000 sq ft., main  floor. Call Marg at NRS Sechdt  Realty Ltd. tor ddaib, B882235tln  Oceanview furnished ollice aval.  for tent by the day or open to ipe-  cial requirement!. Locatad In  friendly, relaxed Professional  Building in Gibsons Landing. Ful  secretarial seivices 8 receptionist  avail. Call 866-3320 or lax 688.  3270 tin  721  Commercial space Mlabie  OcUslCanbeuwdii  offices or medical purposes.  Very reasonable rales  CalLMka  Davis Bay/Wilson Creek hat avail,  able. Wheelchair facilities. 885-  27521x865-9663. Ifn  Robeits Cieek Hal, aval, dancei,  parties, weddings. Yvonne 886-  7615. tfn  ti  4\ commercial  For Rent  r  1100 sq, II. industrial/commercial  loi lease, Wilson Cieek. No triple  net.  1022 Sq It retail/office space.  Sechelt. Lease hold improvements  negotiable.  NRS Sechelt Realty Ltd.  165-9093  34 Help Wanted  HAPPY DAYS FAMILY  DAYCARE  P/T helper lor lamily daycare, 16 -  24 hrs/week. Own transportation,  childsale, TB test, criminal recoids  check req'd. Lisa 885-0470. #39c  Elphie's Cabaret is looking lor  responsible doormen. Apply in  person to Chris, Wed. lo Sat, 8  9:30 pm. Ifn  Zippers Kids needs a mature P/T  sales deik with exper. in children's  clothing (ie parent or sales). Musl  be respon. motiv, outgoing, Ilex,  well-spoken. Peisons meeling  above criteria may apply in person  with resume. M9w  Carpet Installer ��� Color Your World  requires experienced carpet  installer for residential and small  commerdal proiects. 886-8103 or  sand resume to Box 210 -1100  Hwy. 101, Gibsons, BC.      MOc  Frontend peison for bakery at  SuperValu Tues, Thurs. nights,  Sd. afl. and eveiy other Sunday.  Some experience necessaiy. Call  Bid 886-2424. MOc  Cal us today fot al your employment needs! Sunshine Coaat  Employment Agency, 883-2162  tfn  HOME  RENOVATIONS  Specialists In  Additiona ��� Carporta  Concrete ��� Decks  Doors ��� Windows  Cabinets-Finishing  You nam Itl  AH protects considered.  Referencea available  BRUCEFRASER  EOT.  885-9576  snvwoTWf  COAST  FOR1SYEARS  Dr Berger's office in Sechet has a  ful bine position available lor an  energetic, enthusiastic certified  dental assistant. Ortho module  preferred. Send reiume to Box  1100, Sechet, BC VON 3A0. 138c  /BrothersX  Construction  Good Quality  Cedar Fencing  Chain Link  Lawn Care Services  CALL  Carey 885-0942  Richard 885-1079  Vancouver manufacturer wishes to  relocate production to Coast, inter.  ested in connecting with seamstresses with power machine and  leather product expeiience. Lonsdale Leather Crafts. 985-2298      ��36c  Reliel stall needed for licenced  daycare. Child care experience  preferred. 886-7648. MOw  HORIZON GLASS  LIMITED  iprrialuing in rnmmmii) &  ri'��nlrnliil. L/ui.  Ovrr 20 *rsn rxprrtw  CnmprUlitr, prompt ursiee  CallSUISl  KNIT WITS DESIGNS no* hiring  experienced INTARSIA knitters  Cat 886-8904 loi appt Bring sample of work for 1st interview   ��38w  Gramma's Pub has openings fot  floor staff Knowledge of 'Squirrel'  an anet Apply with resume to  Michele at Gramma s Pub. Wed -  Sat days No phone calls please     ��38w  Part lime house cleaning. Applicants muit be willing lo work hard,  muit have own phone and car and  be available Mon -Fn Phone  Cathy 886-4660 #39w  HOMZOX  PELLET STOVES  Nn ��mokr, Nn Chimney!  Drak-r Tor Jinratown  Kminilirr. Trmpml  Avrnl  CAIXMS-SIS3  34. Help Wanted  Supplement youi income, woik as  little oi as much as you want -  nominal inveslmenl required 885  0472. MOw  Volunteers Needed  The StoryTelling Festival needs  volunteers lo assist wilh lun jobs  such as ushering, hospitality, merchandising, food service and  mote. ' Community Kitchens is  looking lot an assistant lo help  oiganize a monthly communal  cooking session and to plan and  publicize the piogiam. ' The  Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre is  looking for seniois who are interested in learning how to give educational sessions lo students at  local schools ' Family Week is  coming - help is needed lor booths  in bolh malls during the lirst week  ol Ocl. * Therapeutic Swim Program loi children wilh special  needs requires assistants on  Thuis, 12:15-1:45 in Gibsons '  Assistants interested in youth are  needed for the Gibsons Youth  Centre some evenings or weekends. Conlacl Ihe Sunshine Coasl  Volunteet and Information Centie  865.5881. ��38w  VOLUNTEERS NEEDED  Kiwanis Village located on Kiwanis  Way in Gibsons is a cate home loi  older adults The care home  needs volunteers to enhance the  activity program Times and dates  are flexible to suit your schedule  Phone Lorraine Gibson, Activity  Coordinator to arrange an appoint-  ment at 885-5126, local 252. ��39w  Assemble lighl ptoduds al home.  Excel, income, easy work. Call lot  directory, 24 his. {604) 6232380  exl. A74. Ifn  news  35. Business and  Home Services  Oil burner seivice. drain cleaning,  plumbing repairs, Michael 886.  8022 or 6868083. #39c  MAJESTIC JANITORIAL  SERVICES  Commercial ��� Residential ��� Con-  station Cleanup. Reliable. Bond-  able, Insured. 885-0166.     MOw  CARPET INSTALLATION and  repairs. 863-9757. MOw  HARDWOOD FLOORING  New floors - supplied, laid, sanded  and finished. Okf floors re-sanded  and re-fWshed. Lyle Hayler Floors  Lid. 885-7633. M3c  WILL'S WMDOW WASHING  Professional service, reasonabl e  rates. 885-7733. ��39w  TIXW-AY  Mobile Mlllworks Ltd.  CnitumSmmlitj  An,lit  ������  Dean 885-4794  THE SUNSHINE COAST  ROOFERS  Reroofing and repairs, our specialty. For a FREE estimate, call Al.  885-1269. ��39c  BOBS YOUR PAINTER!  Quality woikmanship, reasonable  tales, satisfaction guaranteed.  8854804 ��39w  VERSATILE TRACTOR Co.  * Excavator  * Bobcal with Landscape Rake  * Fencing & Landscaping  f41      Dan Plows f"VH  '&& 888-2485 " Jgf  HOPWSTRANSfER  Economy shipping between mainland 6 Sunshine Coasl. Construe.  lion 6 agriculture supply oui specially  DUMP RUNS  Will remove anything, anywhere,  anytime. 886-7774 #391,  R 6 BTREE SERVICE  Let the sunshine in! Spiral pruning,  thinning, topping, danger tree  removal. Reasonable rates Free  estimates. Fully insured. 885-  9190 ��42C  Carpenler with experience in all  trades All phases ol construdion  or renovation including: fences,  decks, painting All calk promptly  relumed Guaranteed. 8860044  Robert. ��8c  Pinecone  Enterprises  European  Craftsmanship  CUSTOM HOMES  RENOVATIONS  ADDITIONS  WINDOW REPLACEMENTS  885-6283  In learch ol experienced prawn  fisherman lo run 36 6. prawn boat  886-7484 Mtc  Carpet installation and repans  683-9757 .36c  BUILT RIGHT  Fences and decki  Free estimates, seniors discount  666-2296       #38c  DRYWALL'RENOVATIONS  and painting Residential 6 commercial Free estimates 885-  2054. Brian ��38c  FREE ESTIMATES  For all your sandblasting and  painting needs Coast Abrasive  Blasting 863-9629 M3w  Outbuildings: Additions Renova  tions: Repairs Structure docu  mentation Wood decay specialists  685-6070 #40*  Use a cellular phone. Call Lower  Mainland for Iree.Foi details call  Dan 683-7000. MOw  CATHY'S  HOME CLEANING  Experienced cleaners, bondable,  wilh rets Seniors now receive a  discount Phone 886-4660 loi inlo.  MOw  RENOVATIONS CARPENTER  Avail 7 days wk Specialties  kitchens & bath, framing, drywall.  linishing 885-3320. Larry    MOw  MJ J SIDING  Vinyl and cedar exteriors, soffits, &  lascia Fied Cocket, 885-6065,  cell 1-880-1580. fln   Woid processing, fast and accu-  Journeyman with 15 yis, expeii- 'ale, any item from letters to nov-  ence available loi all aspecls ol els Leslie 886-6044.          MOw  carpentry. Iraming, renovations, D       7,  additions & finishing Also, avail: ,!""'' T"in�� <" ,(ldinS  liamingctew Contact Pelei B85- ��n?"^Journeymancarpeii-  - -                          ���������.. lei available tor hire. Brad 886-  YARD  ATTIC &  BASEMENT  CLEAN-UP  Call for FREE Estimate  886-3309  nFWS'OCJ, Gibmni. BC VON IVO  ��39c  8652  ��38c  k/i^l 'tys^i/tfy  $ Landsl:apin(," ya") maWen<>nce  TRADITIONAL DECORATING  Paint'Wallpaper  886-3425  litis  COASTLINE FENCING  All Cadar Wooden Fences  Decks 6 Porches  a Specialty  Call after 6pm 666-2215 Bob Ifns  HELEN'S SEWING  New items and repairs, 14 yrs.  expeiience. 8853604.       ��39w  BARRY'S WINDOW CLEANING  SERVICE  Me.al and vinyl siding washed,  gutters cleaned Free estimates.  886-3277. *39w  DIRT PEOPLE  Yard maintenance, new landscaping, rework old landscaping, weekly cuts, inside repairs, low rates,  exc. rels. 886-9593. #39c  EXPERIENCED CARPENTER  Quality home builder, lorms, fram-  ing, finishing, decks, renovations,  call Drew. 685-4557 #38w  QUALITY CONSTRUCTION  New homes, renovations, additions, large or small. Custom mill  work. Reliable affordable. G 2  Design 8 Construclion. Graham  885-4857. I38w  piuning. Reasonable rales. Call  Doug 886-0527. #38w  DRYWALL TAPER  'Save Money!' You board, II tape ���  15 yis. experience. Quality Service  885-5564. ��38w  P/T rooler available. Any type ol  roof. 865-6197. #38c  PLUMBING  Remodelling, burst pipes, hot  water tanks, plugged drains, leaky  faucets. Call Paul 686-9420 #39w  COOL RUNNINGS  One Ion truck available foi hauling, rubbish removal, moving,  yard maintenance, rotolilling, odd  jobs. 865-3917. tins  Door Pre-Hang  Service  ��� Sales, Repairs A Installation  of Wood, Metal.    -  4 French Doors  ��� Door Lites to brighten  your entrance  ���We do custom sizes  SUNCO ______j  AU CARPENTRY REPAIRS  Changing doors, windows, bathrooms. Renovation, re-roofing, siding, painting. 20 years experience,  reasonable ratei.Norman 885-  5111,24 hi seivice I38w  CABINS TO CASTLES  Design, renovation, remodel.  Framing to lockup. 8860380,886-  0684eves tfh  QUAUTY WOODWORK  Home Remodelling, Finishing  We look al all jobs big or small.  For prompt, qualily work at an  affordable price, call Ait Gin-  8r8ChtS66-3372orS68-71SS, ttn  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICE LTD  Topping . Limbing ��� Danger Tree  Removal, Insured. Guaranteed  Work Free estimales 865-2109   Ifn  LAWN 8 GARDEN  Fruit tree pruning and spraying,  garden renovations, retaining  walls hedge trimming, general  cleanup. Call 886-0180. -      tfn  Are you a Teen Mam or  Young Mom and msh 10  return lo school but need  Day Cart?  Wry not call ESPRIT Day  Care arid tali lo Helen or  leave a message.  886-7739  VILLACE OFFICE EXTOiSION  malce our office your office  Full Secretarial  Services  Aiuut ring Service,  Word Processing.  Booheeying. Public Fax,  Photocopying A more...  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Bright, wil equipped w/qualitied  supervision Alio taking registration lot fall 886-7648 139c  Giggles the Clown songs with her  guitar, balloon animals, magic  puppets, lace painting. 683-2514,  4658628 ��38w  38  Business  Opportunity  For sale Chiropractic / medical  supply co Work at home and earn  money Barry8668204 ss  I earn $200 a day ��� spare lime  Irom home You can 100! Call 24  hr recorded message for details  1-604-360-7906 136c  WATK1NS  'An affordable opportunity lhal  allows you lo build a profitable  business Fot FREE information  call Independent Representative  Barb Funk 1-600-650-6330 MOw  FIREWORKS  FOR HALLOWEEN  WHOLESALE 1400-3814767   ��40w  NEW IN CANADA!  Tremendous financial opportunity  Not MLM Low cost no risk no  obligation 604-8867623     ��38*  "8475 Weekly-  Homewoikers needed to make  stylish beaded earrings, yeai  round al home Info send a sell-  addressed stamped envelope lo  ACCEX CRAFT 829 Norwest fid.  Ste 813. Ex 3003. 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Lisa 686-2203. ��39c  by Jane Seyd  People who live near  Sechelt's downtown say they're  not happy with a deal council  plans to make with developers  which will allow a proposed  waterfront project extra height  in return for landscaping of public property and a donation to  the library.  On Wednesday night, the  Sechelt Residents Association  included a statement questioning  the ethics of the deal at a meeting with members of council.  "It just seems a bit slippery to  me," said Chris Beach,  spokesperson for the residents,  in a later interview. Beach said  the people he's spoken to are all  upset by the prospect.  "The people I phoned, they  were all appalled by it," he said.  "They thought it was shabby.  And it is."  Beach said residents don't  like the deal between council  and Ihe developers of Beach  House, at the former Illusions  restaurant property, for a couple  of reasons. Primarily, they fear  allowing developers to landscape the municipal properly  will mean loss of public land in  a practical sense, because people  will feel like it's part of the residential development.  "It'll be primarily for use of  people in the building," said  Beach. "Whal kind of gift is that  to the residents of Sechelt?"  "Down Ihe road...it's going  to become easier to claim ownership of the park in front of  their building when in fact it's  on public land."  Residents also don't like the  idea lhat another building higher  than is normally allowed is  being told lo go ahead just  months after a height variance  was granted on the adjacent  Tong development.  Both Beach and Pat Chamberlin, another member of the  residents group, said Mayor Earl  Basse told them at that time the  height variance granted to Tong  wouldn't become a precedent  for other developments.  'It just seems a bit  slippery to tne'  ���Chris Beach  "With the Tong development  there was a tremendous concern  with the height variance and  they just brushed lhat off," said  Chamberlin.  "Here again they're doing it  immediately which is just  incredible...They haven't even  given a space to pretend everyone's forgotten."  Chamberlin said the issue  was the subject of "reasonably  heated" discussion between residents and members of council at  the close of Wednesday night's  meeting.  Similar concerns were recently raised at a council meeting by  former councillor Joyce Kolibas,  who lold the mayor, "If I was  paying $100,000, I would want  something in return for it."  Mayor Earl Basse said at that  meeling there would be no loss  of control because of the agreement with developers.  That thought was re-iterated  by Councillor Duncan Fraser,  chair of Sechelt's planning committee, in a later interview.  "The esplanade is owned by  the District of Sechelt and will  continue lo be owned by the  District of Sechell," he said this  week. "It is my intent and coun-  cil's intent to make sure the  esplanade remains public land."  Fraser said the height variance is needed by developers in  order to incorporate architectural elements like pitched roofs  into the design.  "II seems apparent to me that  the residents of Sechelt far prefer some architecture with some  variation."  He added any promises that  the Tong height variation  wouldn't be repeated are "news  to me."  Earlier in the week, Mark  Hadley, one of the developers of  Beach House, said there's nothing wrong with what's being  offered to the district in return  for concessions about the height  ofthe building.  "We're all trying to work  together now," he commented.  Along with landscaping of a  small park area, Hadley said  developers are offering to build  a second tier of a seawalk closer  to Ihe water, which would connect up to the Tong development. The seawalk would also  be wheelchair accessible, he  said.  Tourism up, business average  by Ian Cobb  Thanks to nearly two months  of stellar weather, business on  the Sunshine Coast during the  summer was above average,  report business and service people.  "As far as I have seen Ihe  business has increased quite a  bit," said Cibsons and Dislricl  Chamber of Commerce president  Conchita Harding.  "I was quite impressed with  Ihe way things have gone this  summer."  Hugh Gadsby, owner of Lord  Jim's Resort Hotel, had a bittersweet summer season to contend  with.  While visitors were up in  numbers, fishing, his main business lure, was a bust.  Home cleaning franchise. Equip,  supplies 8 customers. Coil  82100. Start earning Si4-S2&tir.  now! 525-9570. 138c  ALUMMUMRAUN08  VWYLSUNOECK  Business, earnings of 8100,000  easily possible with thil proven  successful system, for Sumhine  Cont. Complete operstion  includes tools, equipment,' sup-  plies, training and promotion and  can be operated from home all lor  only 85.900. Phone Mr. Clayton,  Vancouver, 1404-522-7238. HOc  743 Bobcat, 909 backhoe, TKSU  trailer, 1991 -1 ton Ford diesell  dump. Take over business. 883-  8W7. I36w  Be advised of the Sale on Od. 5,  1994 tor 81,295 owed for storage  at 13219 Dames Rd. Garden Bay,  of 1974 Datsun 260Z 2 dr. coupe,  engine ���L26-097669, car I  RLS30039913, previously registered to Jacqueline Dudar and/or  EkaKirHey. #39w  Request for Proposals  Visitor (Interpretive)  Programs  BC Parks invites sealed proposals lor the purpose ol providing visitor (interpretation) programs  within: Porpoise Bay Provincial Park.  The Proposal Call Package may be purchased  for a non-refundable lee ol $26.75 (GST included) or reviewed, tree of charge at the offices indicated below. The (ee must be in the form ol  cash, bank draft or money order made payable to  the Minister of Finance and Corporate Relations.  BC Parks  Garibaldi/Sunshine District  Alice Lake Provincial Park  Box 220, Brackendale. B.C. VON 1H0  Phone: 698-3678  or  BC Government Agent  #102-5710 Teredo Street,  Sechelt, B.C.  VON3A0  Information regarding this Request for Proposals  may be obtained from Tom Bell at 898-3678.  A mandatory information meeting will be held at  to am on September 27,1994 at Porpoise Bay  Provincial Park. Anyone interested in submitting  a proposal must attend this meeting and must  purchase the proposal documents prior to the  meeting.  The deadline for submitting proposals is  3 pm, local time, October 25,1M4.  Ministry of Environment, Lamia and Parka.  WATCH  YOUR  BUSINESS  WHEN  you  ummi  WM  C045TNEWS  I  WEEKENDER  GIBSONS  886-2622  fax 886-7725  6  SECHELT  885-3930  fax 885-3954  "Tourism is up but the fishing  part is down," he said, adding  thai the poor fishing - resulting  from a decline in available  stocks - didn't just hurt his business, but'resultdd m'a'Uomino  effect through the Coast.  Bruce Morris, financial controller for Trail Bay Mall in  Sechelt is cautiously optimistic  at how the summer treated the  Coast.  "I would say that compared to  lasl year il was an average summer. Some (store owners) were  pleased with their sales while  others found buying patterns  have changed. It's becoming a  challenge for merchants," he  said.  All the business leaders interviewed by the Coast News  agreed that while sales over ihe  summer were al best average,  Ihey believe more people are  coming to the Coast.  "I think since spring we've  had a good percentage increase  in tourism," Harding said, adding  Ihe Gibsons chamber has also  fielded a lol of questions from  younger families seeking information about the viability of  moving to the Coast. "Il's quite  surprising. They at leasl can raise  a family in a good atmosphere,"  Harding said. "There's also been  lots of questions aboul businesses moving here."  Another increase the Gibsons  chamber has noticed, according  to Harding, is in the number of  American tourists.  Meanwhile, BC Ferries Corporation (BCFC) also reports an  increase in traffic on Ihe Queen  of Cowichan, the ferry serving  Howe Sound between Horseshoe  Bay and Langdale. "Il's up but  nol by greal amounts," said  Langdale terminal manager John  Yales.  "In August, Mondays were  real clinkers with heavy traffic  most of the day���sometimes  right up to the 4:30 (pm) feny.  That was a shock to everybody  travelling."  The Queen of Capilano, the  smaller ferry lhat serves Bowen  Island, was brought to the Coast  four limes, Yates said, to "pick  up the the remains at the end of  the day" and lhat number is in  line wilh lasl year, he said.  Official BCFC statistics are  slill being produced by the  Crown Corporation's revenue  department, reported communications manager Ed Mckenzie,  and won't be available for another few weeks.  et. ,      ..... ,  ,  g^.-r ephemera  SPCA news  Sid, a four-to five-year-old  neutered male, with shots,  needs a home after being  found in a rough state.  The big black and white  cat gets along well with  people but other cats seem  to like to beat him up. To  meet him or any of the  other animals at the  SPCA, call 886-CARE.  -*~* * j,     ^v.|ytuiiii;ci     17,    1771  Children are back  af school!  So drive carefully!  g^Thrifty's  HELP THE |  Donatione    886-2468 or Box 888  Sept. 21  Constructtoirfigjfregates id.  is pleased to invitee the  ieneral public tp an  PEN HOUSE  n Saturdaraeptember 24  'rom loam - 3 pm  tiWs/chelt Plant  5784 sethelt inlet Road  Includes plant foursr/eqtjipiTjent displays   and refreshme/its   ll  remember when  5 YEARSAGO  . Lasl Thursday Construction  Aggregates and the Sechelt Indian Band held Iheir official opening of a shared sand and gravel  operation which could become  the largest in North America  when in full production.  Sechell Band Elder Gilbert  Joe recalled his great-grandfather telling him as a child thai  Ihe isthmus connecting Sechelt  Peninsula and the mainland was  once a huge expanse of gravel  and sand, containing no trees or  vegetation.  "People used lo laugh at us  about our land and its value.  Now look at us. It's what is  under the trees lhal counts. No  one knew then."  10 YEARS AGO       A tragic fire in the early  hours of Saturday morning completely gulled a home on  Sechelt's Shorncliffe Avenue,  next lo the tourist bureau and  claimed as ils victim three-year-  old Duslin Johnson.  Branch 140 of Ihe Royal  Canadian Legion Sechelt  marked ils SOth anniversary last  week with two generous community donalions.  A planned project by the  joint ExpOasis/Sunshine Coasl  Tourism Association committed  to have U-catch-em nel pens  slocked wilh fish farm raised  coho salmon all along the Sunshine Coasl during the run of  Expo 86 which has received Ihe  whole-hearted support of Expo's  principal organizers.  15 YEARS AGO  What is described as a developers' war is reported in Sechell  over the location of the proposed Joint Facility to house the  SCRD, the school board and  Sechell Village council.  Superintendent John Denly  announced that teaching morale  has never been higher as the  new school year gets underway.  Conservation officer Jamie  Stephen says the bear population is four times higher than its  normal level on Ihe Sunshine  Coast after a bear was shot in  the middle of Gibsons behind  Ken's Lucky Dollar store.  25 YEARS AGO  Gibsons Council is to consider allowing commercial entertainment on Sundays in Gibsons. The bylaw, proposed by  Ray Boothroyd of the Twilight  Theatre, would also allow Sunday sports.  Pender Harbour auxiliary to  St. Mary's Hospital is planning  a fall carnival on Ocl. 25.   . .. i  35 YEARS AGO  Sechelt's firsl white settler,  Mr. Tom Cook, celebrated his  96th birthday.  Work has started on Ihe  headquarters of the Gibsons  detachment of the RCMP.  Thirty-two days of unremitting effort were unavailing as  doctors and nurses at St. Mary's  Hospital in Garden Bay fought  to preserve the life of Ihe infant  child of Mr. and Mrs. George  August of Sechell. The baby  was only two pounds, IS ounces  at birth.  Port Mellon pulp mill will be  in full operation on Thursday  afler Ihe recent IWA strike.  45 YEARS AGO  A windstorm knocked out a  section of the approach to  Roberts Creek wharf.  The recenl closure of the Port  Mellon pulp mill has seen the  Porl Mellon Community Club  generously donating many of its  facilities to other communily  clubs in Ihe district.  LOGS  WANTED  TERMINAL  Forest Product* Ltd.  Competitive Prices  886-7033  COAST^NEM  Serving the Sunshine Coast  from Egmont to Port Mellon     w  - since 1945  SUNSHINE    COAST    REGIONAL    DISTRICT  wmtw  ROYAL TERRACES BUILDING,  5477 WHARF RD.,  SECHELT   B [.  ���  BOX 800, VON 3A0  ���  885  2261  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19,1994  UPCOMING MEETINGS  Sunshine Coast Resource Council  Monday, September 19th at 7:30 p.m.  Sunshine Coast Recreation Commission  Tuesday, September 27th at 7:00 p.m.  Sunshine Coast Forest Advisory Committee  Wednesday, September 28th at 7:00 p.m.  Regular Board  Thursday, September 29th at 7: JO p.m.  NEW LANDFILL FEES FOR QYPSUM BOARD  Still Qct. 1,1994  As of October 1, 1994 landfill fees for gypsum board will  be:  Sechelt Landfill Site: $ 175 per metric tonne  Pender Harbour Landfill Site:  $60 per cubic metre  For more information, call Cathy Kenny,  Solid Waste Management Coordinator at 885-2261  FALL COMPOSTING "HOW TO" CLINIC  DROP IN & get your COMPOSTING questions answered  by MASTER GARDENERS  Saturday, October 1st between 11 am to 3 pm at  Chamberlin Gardens (1010 Chamberlin Rd., off North Rd.)  Earth Machine composters will be available ($40.87)  Call Chamberlin Gardens at 886-9889 for more information  (Clinic organized by Chamberlin Gardens, in cooperation  with the SCRD)  NOTICE TO SUPPLIERS OF  WATER RELATED PRODUCTS  The Sunshine Coast Regional District is planning a forum  for October 15th on Water Resource Management as it  relates to water quality, community water use, and  watershed planning and management. If your firm is  interested in making available information on devices and  methods lo conserve water and improve the quality of  water, please contact Sheane Reid or Sieg Lehmann, 885-  2261 by September 26,1994.  SUNSHINE COAST REGIONAL DISTRICT  SPRINKLING REGULATIONS  ODD numbered houses will be permitted sprinkling on the  following days:  ��� Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 7-10 a.m.  ���   Monday, Wednesday, from 7 - 9 p.m.  raimr-  MO _______ IUC. FBItUY FVFNINf.S  EVEN numbered houses will be permitted sprinkling on  the following days:  ��� Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday from 7-10 a.m.  ���   Tuesday, Thursday from 7 ��� 9 p.m.  MOTF-  HO _______ INC. SATURDAY FVFNINC.S  Note: Only I Sprinkler per Property is  Permitted  ATTENTION: *PLEASE TURN OFF  ALL SPRINKLERS IN THE EVENT  OF A FIRE IN YOUR AREA  %*  NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING  BYLAW 310.44 (FIEDLER BROS.)  FRANK WEST COMMUNITY USE ROOM  7:00 P.M., WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28,1994  Pursuant to Section 956 and 957 of the Municipal Act  a public hearing will be held to consider the following  bylaw of the Sunshine Coast Regional District:  1.       Sunshine CordSrRegiondl District'Zoiifrtgr:  Amendment Bylaw No. 310.44,1994  The intent of Bylaw 310.44 is to amend Sunshine  Coast Regional District Zoning Bylaw No. 310, 1987  to incorporate a new Industrial 4A zone which will  accommodate storage and processing of land clearing  vegetation debris including (i) the recovery of  resources such as pulp mill fuel products, landscape  mulch and silviculture ground cover and (ii) the  burning of residual waste material in conjunction with  the recovery of resources; in addition to uses  permitted in the Industrial 4 zone. The intent of Bylaw  310.44 is also to rezone part of Block 4, District Lot  1657, Plan 4563 from Industrial Four (14) zone to  Industrial Four A (I4A) zone as shown on the  following map:  The public hearing is scheduled to be held at 7:00  p.m. on Wednesday, September 28,1994 in the Frank  West Community Use Room, 1224 Chaster Road,  Elphinstone. All persons who deem their interest in  property to be affected by the proposed bylaw shall  be afforded an opportunity to be heard on matters  contained in the bylaw.  The above is a synopsis of the bylaw and is not  deemed to be an interpretation of the bylaw. The  bylaw and associated reports may be inspected at the  Regional District Office in the Royal Terraces building  at 5477 Wharf Road, Sechelt, B.C. during office hours,  namely Monday to Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00  p.m., and Thursday and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  from September 12, 1994 up to and including  September 28, 1994.  Mr. L. Jardine Sunshine Coast Regional District  Secretary Box 800, Sechelt, B.C., VON 3A0  HOURS ��� MONDAY TO WEDNESDAY 8:00AM TO 5:00PM, THURSDAY AND FRIDAY 8:00AM TO 6:00PM news  Nature  group  seeking  to buy  Jedediah  Island  from page 1  The Nature Conservancy of  Canada ��� an organization  whose mandate is to preserve  Canadian bio-diversity ��� has  let an option to buy the island  lapse.  Kirk Davis, Ihe BC director  with the organization, said Ihe  Nature Conservancy was unable  to raise the $4 million through  corporate and private donations  before their purchase option  expired last week.  He said the group will not be  acquiring another option. "I  guess for the moment we're in  the observer camp and other  people are carrying the torch,"  he said.  Another group based off Lasqueti Island, calling themselves  Friends of Jedediah Island, are  urging the BC and federal gov-  erments the buy the property.  Both levels of government  have made commitments to purchase land for park sites, Doug  Hopwood, a member of the  group, said.  Hopwood said the group has  directed phone campaigns to  government officials to press  the urgency of the project. They  also keep open talks wilh the  Palmers to keep the island  development-free.  The provincial government  has recognized Jedediah Island  as a priority study area in the  Protected Area Strategy, however, an official with the Ministry  of Environment, Lands and  Parks said said no money to  purchase the island is forthcoming.  school board notes  New board office  The first school board meeting  of the 1994/95 school year  opened last Tuesday, Sept. 13  with a new location, Chatelech  Secondary School in Sechelt.  Board trustees will be roving  Ihis year around Ihe district while  Ihey conduct their board meetings.  The move is the result of an  amalgamation of several school  dislricl services inlo one building,  Ihe school board office in Gibsons, formerly the home of school  board. The amalgamation took  place this summer in an effort to  cut a $500,000 deficit in the  school budget.  District changes  As a result of district cutbacks,  a list of changes to the administrative office were identified by  the school district management at  last week's board meeting.  Among the changes, the principal of Continuing Education  and the Career Education Coordinator will work from home  offices.  There are also changes in  responsibilities including: the  superintendent will now handle  communications: the assistant  superintendent will look after programs and special education: the  executive assistant will focus on  communications and information  management: the confidential  secretary will provide secretarial  assistance to bolh the superintendent and secretary-treasurer; the  receptionist will provide secretarial services for career education;  one administration assistant will  service both the District Resource  Centre and Continuing Education.  Recreation complex  Trustees gave Iheir support in  principle to the proposed construction of a multi-purpose recreation complex to be built on  Sechelt Indian Band lands in  Sechelt.  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