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 Leejie'ltrfcive library  Parliament. S'ulldlngs  Victoria,   B.C  V8V  1X5  COAST^NEWS  50 cents per copy on newsstands  ESTABLISHED     1945  January 31,1994 Volume 48 Issue 5  End watershed logging, says LRUP report  by Ian Cobb  The author said his report was going to  make some heads spin.  And based on the recommendations  made by the Tetrahedron Local Resource  Use Plan (LRUP) Water sub-committee,  heads may indeed begin a series of dizzying rotations.  Quite simply, the lengthy report, four  years in the making, recommends the end  of logging in the Tetrahedron area east of  Gibsons and Sechelt.  In addition, the report, tabled at a Jan.  25 LRUP meeting at the Sunshine Coast  Forest District office, recommends "logging operations cease in the Chapman and  Gray Creek Watersheds" which flow down  from the Tetrahedron.  Sub-committee chairman Chuck Weath-  erill makes no bones about it; the entire  watershed has to be protected.  "You have to have a _____  cheap and potable water  supply and Chapman  Creek is the best supply  we've got. I'm not just  talking about this (Tetrahedron); I'm talking  about the whole nine  yards." ���������  Weatherill said the Tetrahedron "isn't  the only forest in British Columbia" and  that the area's prime importance isn't the  stands of highly valuable yellow cedar or  its beauty. Its prime importance is the  watershed that feeds water to the majority  Watershed restoration  must be now  recognized as the  primary goal'  -Chuck Weatherill  of the population of the Sunshine Coast.  "Exploitation of timber resources has  compromised water quality, quantity and  ___^_      timing of flows.  "Watershed restoration must be now recognized as the primary  goal," the first recommendation in the Water  sub-committee report  ^tites. The water report  ������������ includes a special report,  written by scientist Dr. Erwin Diener, outlining potential hazards to the public water  supply from timber harvesting.  "Logging in the Tetrahedron-Chapman-  Gray Creek Watershed may impair the  year-round sustained communal water sup-  Sunshine Coast carpenters are asking the Sunshine Coast school board to hire construction workers locally rather than import people  from Vancouver. Joel Johnstone pholo  Locals ask for first crack at school construction  by Darah Hansen  Hire locally.  That was the message delivered by the B.C. provincial  council of carpenters to Sunshine Coast school board  trustees Tuesday night.  Gil Arnold, an organizer with  the carpenters' union, appealed  to the board, saying the economic advantages of localizing construction were "identical to Ihe  'Shop Locally' campaigns  undertaken by most of our communities."  He asked the board to establish a policy that would ensure  "local preference in tendering"  in school district projects, tendered at several million dollars.  Arnold further suggested  Coast carpenters tout economic  benefits of hiring at home  instructing bidders to include  the number of local worker  hours, the quantity of local  materials, services, and sub-contractors they intend to use when  submitting a proposal.  The board can indicate in its  instructions that it intends to  provide employment to  "bonafide local residents and  businesses, and that the figures  provided by the bidder, along  wilh the proposed schedules and  company track records, will be  used by the board lo make its  decision," he said.  Outside the meeting, Arnold  said he was not calling for a  school board policy to hire only  union workers.  "If you hire local, qualified  carpenters, you will be hiring  union."  School board treasurer Tim  Anderson said it was unlikely  the cash-strapped education  ministry would approve a "hire-  locally" policy.  Currently, Ihe district awards  school projects to the lowest  bidder. The only stipulation is  the bidding company must be a  "qualified" contractor and have  a performance bond, providing  solid financial backing, Anderson said.  The board does suggest contractors hire from the local work  pool but board members have  no control on whether the suggestion is followed through, he  said.  Of the two school projects  currently underway on Ihe coast,  al Roberts Creek and Halfmoon  Bay elementary schools, both  companies are from Vancouver.  But according to Anderson,  the contractors have employed  "a fair amount of local work-  ply and may aggravate the problems  encountered by the lower Sunshine Coast  Regional District concerning water quality," Diener says In his conclusion.  Diener also agrees with the 1974 Chapman Creek Integrated Management Study  Report in that "these basins should be  reserved for the use as watershed areas and  any access to them be limited to recreational, non-vehicular use."  "An area of 2.5 miles has been clearcut  in locations 7.5 miles above the mouth on a  southeasterly facing side of the Chapman  Valley.  "Considerable mass wastage has since  degraded the water quality in the creek to a  significant degree," he writes.  turn to page 2  Sechelt  chamber  confronts  economic  challenges  by Don Anderson  If the Sunshine Coast is to  compete with its neighbors in  attracting tourists, economic redevelopment is a must.  That was the message from  Sechelt Mayor Earl Basse, in his  address to Sechelt Chamber of  Commerce members at the annual general meeting last Thursday.  Economic development is  "sadly, sadly lacking," Basse  said, adding that "the chamber is  the number one instrument" in  ensuring thai changes are made,  to the vitality of the Coast, particularly Sechelt.  Basse said the objectives of  economic development must be  identified by the various governments on the Coast. Of particular  concern is the Sunshine Coast  Regional District's economic  development council, which he  believes is faltering and requires  restructuring. If the Sunshine  Coast wants to capture tourism  markets, the various governments must focus special attention on the state of its highways.  "The key to economic development is transportation," Basse  said, "and it's not just the ferries,  it's the highways."  Convincing the Ministry of  Highways that an upgrade of the  existing roads and the development of a second highway is  necessary will be a chore, Basse  said, but one that must be  addressed immediately.  "We are the third-fastest  growing community in Canada  and we have to make sure they  know that," he said, adding that  the second "highway must go  up." The Chamber recently  named Gordon L. Wilson to succeed Patrick Hobbs as president.  Hobbs will stay on as a director.  Like Basse, Wilson said economic development "will be the  focus" of his term as president.  Economic development is essential if local businesses are to be  successful and the Sunshine  Coast is going to become a  tourist destination, he said.  In his brief address to the  chamber membership, Wilson  outlined his plan for promoting  economic development, which  will include developing new  products, expanding the business  information centre to include  counselling and financial programs, and furthering the promotion of the Coast.  Tlie chamber recorded 1,306  business inquiries during the  winter and summer of 1993.  "I see the benefit of maintaining a healthy tourism (component) on the Coast," he said.  The chamber is continuing to  work on a feasibility study to  determine if a central organization can be established to operate the four tourist information  centres on the Coast.  ������������������������������������  M  tit  1  Wit  pj  ft  ��� ���..  -���*  Maritime history  society members  breathe new  life into      ��  old boat  HALFMOON BAY:  Enjoying the  tranquil beauty  of Sargent's Q  Pigs pounded Into  submission by  Meralomas 4 A  ,��\f p  Soccer leagues  heading  through     jj  winter  Exposing  erotic      ]$  art        ^m Coast News, lanuary 31, 1994  It's Trull!!  ThdjBest Burgers on the Gfjast  W   and eniojtibe BBSHBilRGER,0n-tlie Coast  SunnyeresfcMalfc  Gibsons-���  88^7922  IT.aleOurard'el-s Also  news  David and Linda Lang of  Abbotsford, B.C., are  happy to announce the  marriage of their  daughter, Rhonda Eileen,  to James Charles  Morrison, son of John  and Kathy Morrison of  Gibsons  The wedding took place December 18, 1993, at  Calvary Community Church in Burnaby.  Committee  member Chuck  Weatherill makes  a point during  last week's  Tetrahedron  Land Resources  Use Plan meeling.  Ian Cobb photo  Report calls for limit to forest ministry role  Dormant Oil &  LimeJulphurJKits  TV kit ttetf Uttf  Time to spray your fruit trees,  roses & deciduous shrubs for  over-wintering  insects & diseases  Now in:  Seeds & Begonia  Bulbs  CHAMBERLIN  GARDENS  1010 Oiambafci Road (off Nonh Rd 1886-9889  Mon to Sal 9-530. Sm 10-4  from page I  The alteration of drainage patterns in the  area, mostly due to logging roads and inadequate drainage, has created a "proneness" in  the area for slope failure.  During the rainy season of 1990-91, a  major landslide occured "due lo logging activities," Diener states.  "Nobody on the face of Ihe earth owes  anyone a living," Weatherill said, referring to  logging in the area during the Jan. 25 meeting.  "There is a cost for everything and it's time  society got out of Disneyland and faced that,"  he said.  Diener says in his special report that logging of old-growth forests would effectively  remove a natural filtration system.  "Tree cover and the water-absorptive  capacity of undisturbed, forest-covered soil  protect from erosion, and hence siltation of  the water supply at high rainfall intensities  during the winter months."  In addition, he says the thick forest canopy  also acts as a relardant for the penetration of  water into the soil "at a rate lhat favours optimal retention and discourages flooding and  runoff."  'Nobody on the face of the  earth owes anyone a living'  -Chuck Wmlhetill  Without the forest acting as a filtration system, Weatherill said, the SCRD would be  faced with the enormous cost of installing nitration systems and subscribers would be  faced with "$ 1,000- $ 1,500 surcharges a year"  to cover the cost of keeping them going.  Health problems will also result if "turbidity" (clarity of water) problems persist and  such problems are becoming more and more  common in the province, the report notes.  For example, it cites how boil water advisories have increased in the province from 20  in 1986 to 110 in 1992.  After reviewing the 50-plus page report,  LRUP chair and SCFD resource planning  officer Barry Miller said, "It is a very well  written and researched report."  The Chapman basin or bowl "is vital to the  retention of water. If we destroy that retention,  we'll be in trouble," he said.  The report also recommends that: Ihe Ministry of Forests' role be limited to "the restoration and reclamation projects that will be necessary;" the chief forester ensure that requirements for watershed protection are included in  the Sunshine Coast Timber Supply Analysis;  an alternative form of authority concerned  with the watershed be formed; recreational  activities in the area be limited and monitored;  and the province should re-evaluate "the  assumption, inherent in the philosophy of  integrated use, that logging in community  watersheds is in the public interest."  History of Tetrahedron debate highlighted  When the water sub-committee handed ils report into the  Tetrahedron Local Resource Use  Plan (LRUP) core committee  Jan. 25, it was seen as a major  step in the long (four-year) process, set up to determine if the'  Tetrahedron should become a  protected area under the provincial Protected Areas Strategy.  Included in the water subcommittee report, the last of  seven sub-committee reports  Btfttritt of ftethell  P.0.8ntt��,5?��H����v��m,S��t)dt��.C.VBit3tt> TtHtom(tt4��m�� tapojawt  MUNICIPAL MEMO  [Committee Meeting Dates 1  I February 1994  I Finance and Corporate Services  j Committee  j Wednesday, Feb. 9th, 1994 at 2:00 pm  I Public Works Committee  J Thursday, Feb. 10th, at 9:30 am to be  {followed by Parka, Recreation  j Committee Meeting  I Planning Committee  I Tuesday, February 22nd, at 2:30 pm to  j be followed by Environment  j Committee Meeting  I Community Liaison Committee  J Wednesday, Feb. 23rd, at 2:30 pm to be  I followed by the Economic Development  I Committee  i Arena Schedule  ! Parenta and Pre-achoolera  J Thursdays 10:30 am -11:30 am  . Fridays 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm  I Public Skates  I Fridays 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm  I Teens Only 9:00 pm ��� 9:45 pm  j Saturdays 4:45 pm - 6:45 pm  ! Sundays 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm  | Teen Skates Cancelled a* Follows:  j January 26,1994 (Tournament)  I   Clip ��n' Sav  Clip 'n' Sav  �����*-  Change to Date of  Regular Council  Meeting  The date of the first Regular Council  Meeting in February has been changed to:  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1st, 1994 at  7:30 p.m. in the Municipal Hall,  5545 Inlet Avenue  2t.  "frail Avenue and  Mermaid Street  Reconstruction  Road reconstruction has now begun and is  expected to continue until mid-April. Some  delays and detours will be experienced  during this construction phase but traffic  interruptions will be kept to a minimum.  0. Fraser. Transitional Manager, Public Works  Regular Council  Meeting  Regular council meetings are held the 3rd  Wednesday of every month at 7:30 p.m. in  the Municipal Hall, 5545 Inlet Avenue,  ie above)  Clayton's Recycling  Depot  Please note that the Recycling Depot is now  accepting BROWN AND CLEAR GLASS.  n  Mayor's  ��� Hotline  885-5360  handed into the core committee,  is an outline of the history of the  Tetrahedron debate. A summary  appears below  "The Tetrahedron Sludy Area  has been the subject of a land use  debate on the Sunshine Coast  since the early '60s when the first  of a number of park proposals for  the area was submitted to the  Ministry of Parks. The original  park proposal was rejected, based  on uncertainty regarding future  allocation of Chapman Creek as  the primary source of domestic  water for the Sunshine Coast."  In 1%8 another park proposal  was submitted and in 1969 an  evaluation of the Chapman Creek  Watershed was commissioned to  determine its capacity to provide  potable water to Sunshine Coast  residents ��� then numbering  about 5,000.  A water reserve was established on Chapman Creek in  1970 by the Sunshine Coast  Regional District, establishing  water provision as Chapman's  primary use.  In 1972 the SCRD "outlined  setting It straight  concerns regarding a 1971 Foresl  Service Engineering study" in  which Jackson Bros. Logging  "was compromising water quality within the Chapman drainage."  ' In 1973 a special Chapman  Creek meeling recommended the  upper creek area be set aside as a  watershed and access be limited  to non-vehicular recreational use.  The next year an Integrated  Resource Management Study of  the Chapman drainage concluded  that past logging activities were  "primarily responsible for most  water quality deterioration" and  that forest capability was low.  In I97S Chapman Creek was  designated a Section 12 Watershed Reserve for community  water supply under the Land Act.  In 1979, sediment problems  were ongoing and another park  proposal was submitted.  In 1982, a Ministry of Forests  hiking trail system was reserved  around Tannis, Mayne, Bachelor,  Edwards and Gilbert Lakes. "It  was subsequently abandoned  when logging substantially  altered the landscapes associated  with the trail system," the history  notes. In 1987 a wilderness recreation system was created, "in the  unlogged area that remained of  the 1968 park proposal, by communily volunteers with donations  from Ihe Ministry of Forests,  industry, local businesses and a  federal government grant." As a  result of that, 35 kilometres of  trails and four all-weather cabins  accomodate about 3,000 people  every year.  In 1989, the origins of the  LRUP process began with the  Tetrahedron Wilderness Proposal  submitted to the SCRD.  In 1990 "it became apparent  that the concerns of the community, regarding wilderness designation, recreation and employment impacts would not be adequately addressed by the Integrated Watershed Management  Plan," initiated the previous year,  and in October 1990 the LRUP  was initiated.  As of Jan. 25, all sub-committee reports for the LRUP have  been tabled and preparation of a  final report is proceeding.  In the Jan. 27 issue of the Coast News Weekender, environmentalist Terry Jacks was quoted as  saying the pulp mills should stop using chlorine  and chlorine-dioxide "and stop burning ii."  It was not clear in the article that Jacks comment referred lo the burning of toxic sludge left  over from the secondary treatment of pulp mill  effluents. Dioxins and furans, commonly produced  as a by-product of Ihe chlorine bleaching process,  among other chemicals, are often contained in the  sludge. Chlorine and chlorine-dioxides are not  burned directly.  The Coast News regrets any inconvenience this  may have caused.  Quality Parts Ltd.  ��� Campion Dealer -  for the Sunshine Coasl  YAMAHA  Doalorfor  Outboard*  Motor Bikes,  ATVs,  Qomntors  uocham YAMAHA ���^  imtowibsnuft  485 2387  BIG BEAR 350 185 EXPLORER  Quality Parts Ltd.  AUTO ��� MARINE ��� BIKES ��� TRAILERS  7239 DUNCAN ST., POWEU WViR  mONI 4*3-23*7 ��� FAX 4*5-2432  , flood  Morning  .V. *"T/I   '  W$t  life  Monday ��� Friday  FULL COURSE  BREAKFAST  $5.95  Fabulous Lunch  6, Dinner Specials  Hours: Mon - Fri  Bam-2 pm, 5pm-9pm  Sat ��� Sun 8am ��� 2pm, 5pm - 9pm  Hwy 101. Davit lay  SSS-72SS  _  mam Coast News, January 31, 1994  news  MP's speech defines Reform Native policy  The following is an excerpt  from the maiden speech in the  House of Commons of John Duncan, Member of Parliament for  the riding of North Island-Powell  River. Duncan, who is also the  Reform Parly's spokesperson on  Aboriginal affairs, also spoke of  matters affecting this riding,  including the Aboriginal Fishing  Strategy (AFS).  Within the riding we have a  diversity of progressive Aboriginal groups with a living culture.  The Sechelt Indian Band took the  initiative to negotiate unique legislation to replace the Indian Act  for their band alone and as a  result they have been operating  under a municipal-style model of  self-government since 1986.  The primary focus of my  speech loday is Aboriginal  affairs. As the Reform Party  spokesperson for Aboriginal  affairs, I want to discuss the current direction of federal policy in  respect to Canada's indigenous  peoples, with a BC perspective.  British Columbia is in a  unique situation with only IS  existing treaties, including 14 on  southern Vancouver Island and  one in northeast BC. We have a  predominantly non-treaty Aboriginal situation and a very significant portion of Ihe nation's  Aboriginal population.  In general there is a spirit of  good will between the Aboriginal  and non-Aboriginal populations.  We all want Aboriginal people lo  enjoy a standard of living and  quality of life and opportunity  equal to other Canadians. There  is a consensus that a self-government model is essential to create  a climate of certainty for investment and to bring together the  population at large.  The government has pledged  to wind down the Department of  Indian Affairs at a pace agreed  upon by First Nations. There is a  consensus that a wind-down is  called for, replacing the current  outmoded and outdated department with a system of accountability provided ,by self-government. Fpderally-chartered municipal Statuyitrreserves, such 'as  the Sechelt arrangement, is a  good way to go, giving the bands  autonomy lo run their affairs.  I believe it is time for some  new points of view. Some recent  federal initiatives have been divisive, not uniting and I would like  to offer a new perspective.  Native Fishing Strategy  The Aboriginal Fishing Strategy of the Department of Fisheries  and Oceans (DFO) is one area  that needs overhauling. The commercial fishing industry in BC,  until 1992, was a colour-blind  industry, wilh 30 per cenl Aboriginal participation. There is a  long-standing Aboriginal food  MP John Duncan  fishery which is unaffected.  The federal AFS policy implemented two years ago has created  a separate Aboriginal commercial fishery based on race. This is  a two-year pilot project with  agreements under the AFS  umbrella expiring March 31,  1994. Implementation of the AFS  agreements has been very divisive within the industry and  socially. Also, it  has not been con-         ducive to conservation management.  In 1993 several  BC Court of  Appeal decisions  served to reject the  necessity of a separate Aboriginal  commercial fish- _^__  ery. The promised  DFO review...this  spring must be carried out with  transparency and sensitivity to  the conflicts that Ihe agreements  have created.  We recommend avoidance of  Ihis conflict and new direction  for our important fishery by orienting AFS to the recreational  fishery and lo fisheries enhancement. No new commercial fishing agreements should be negotiated under the AFS umbrella.  Self-government  There has been a great deal of  recent discussion about the terminology "inherent right to self-  government." According to my  understanding, the term "inherent" can mean that federal and  provincial legislation would not  apply to Aboriginal people without their agreement. 1 alyo understand that it could be the basis for  claims to international sovereignty, which could signal Aboriginal  government  _____ immunity from  all federal and  provincial laws.  This is unacceptable to most  Canadians. ,  We believe  that Aboriginal  self-government         means a mix of  federal, provincial and Aboriginal laws to be worked out  through negotiations. Regardless  of the framework, it must work  within the structure of Canadian  society as a whole.  Land claims  British Columbia residents  want to resolve the issue of  unsettled land claims so that  investment climate is improved  and so that individuals, business,  government and Aboriginal  groups can go forward with certainty. The recently formed trilat-  / believe it is time  for some new  points of view  -John Duncan  eral BC Treaty Commission (fed-  eral/provincial/First Nations) is  up and running, having already  received 38 proposals from bands  in BC. The commissions will be  a positive influence on negotiations, bul there are major shortcomings. To overcome these  shortcomings, I have recommendations related to interim measures, third-party interests and  transparency.  Recent resource-related interim measures negotiated between  the province and Aboriginal  ���groups are eroding federal Aboriginal jurisdiction and the urgency of Ihe negotiating process. It is  in the federal government's interest to question the mandate of the  province's negotiation of these  interim agreements without federal participation.  ��� Third-party interests are not at  the negotiating table. Philosophical objection to having them at  the table is unfounded as they  also want to remove the current  impasse. By involving third parties at the front end, the process  could be expedited rather than  delayed. The whole question of  government mandate would be  much more clear if third parties  were represented. This means  third parties would be in attendance but would not have decision-making authority. Third parties would tend to keep the decisions on track and moving forward. This initiative is a bold  step for the current players but it  is an essential step in order to  build consensus.  In terms of transparency, the  population at large is increasingly  suspicious of the entire negotiating process. The current situation  involves third parties only in a  consultative process and not at  the negotiation table. By having  third parties present, much of this  concern would be alleviated and  the public interest would be better served. It is well known that  both levels of government are in  a fiduciary relationship with the  Aboriginal population.  Philosophically I question,  and a body of legal opinion suggests, that because of the fiduciary relationship, the federal and  provincial governments are in a  "conflict of interest" in negotiations with the First Nations  unless third parties are at the  table. Litigation is the likely  result of current third party  involvement  In conclusion...! am calling  for new directions regarding  Aboriginal affairs. British  Columbians want to end the climate of uncertainty, secrecy, and  divisiveness. This requires adoption of the measures I have outlined. Success in BC suggests  that the same recommended  approaches will work in other  provincial jurisdictions as well.  Federal housing renovation program revived  The federal government will  provide $100 million over the  next two years in the form of  loans or grants for home renovation to low-income Canadians,  including Aboriginals, to bring  iheir houses up to health and  safely standards and to assist  Ihose in rural and remote areas  to deal wilh emergency repairs.  "This is in keeping with the  government's pledge to reinstate  the Homeowner and Disabled  Residential Rehabilitation  Assistance Programs (RRAP),"  said David Dingwall, the federal  minister responsible for Canada  Mortgage and Housing Corpora  tion. "Not only will this improve  housing and living conditions of  low-income Canadians, but  thousands of badly-needed jobs  will be created, directly and  indirectly."  Dingwall also urged the  provinces to consider "partnership arrangements" to finance  the program.  "Provincial and territorial  participation would increase the  number of homeowners who  would receive subsidies and further create jobs."  Dingwall said he expects tr  have the program operating "in  a matter of a few weeks."  t&  SUNSHINE COAST HOME SUPPORT SOCIETY  CAREGIVERS  Do you need a break from constant care of a family member?  Do you know about the Respite Services offered by Sunshine  Coast Home Support Society?  A. ADULT DAY PHOQHAM AT KIRKLAND CENTRE  HOURSrTuesdays 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Wednesdays      8 a.m. - 8 p.m. (day &  evening respite)  Thursdays 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  B, SATURDAY RESPITE DAY AT KIRKLAND CENTRE  Flexible hours to meet your needs  C   RESPITE IN YOUR HOME  Supervised and trained Respite Workers can provide  day, evening, and overnight service.  D CAREGIVERS "WHO CARES WHO CARES' PROGRAM  Individual and group support and education.  Most Programs are funded through Long Term Care  Continuing Care Division of Ministry of Health. 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Partial proceeds  have been donated by the artist towards the project.  #112, Gibsons Park Plaza, Hwy. 101 ��� 886-8498 Coast News, January 31, 1994  opinion  Economic  opportunities  must be reviewed  Sechelt Mayor Earl Basse's proclamation at Ihe Sechelt  Chamber of Commerce annual general meeting last week that  economic developmeni is essential to Ihe Sunshine Coast is  timely.  Basse's support of improved roadways and Ihe development  of Block 7 near Trail Bay Mall is no more logical than chamber president-elect Gordon L. Wilson's decision to push for  increased tourism promotion on the Coast.  It's time to make Block 7 the centre of Sechelt, Basse said,  and whether it will be via development of recreational amenities, a library, tourisi-relaled or public service buildings, it is up  to the communily to decide.  If economic development and diversification is the future of  Sechelt, the inclusion of a combined police station/municipal  hall on Block 7 may not be the route to go.  There is a certain need for a station and municipal hall in  downtown Sechelt but it is certainly nol something that will  attract the tourists.  Tourism, after all, is the number one industry in the world  and number two in B.C., marginally behind forestry.  Aside from a lack of economic development, the most significant obstacle facing Ihe Coasl, and its numerous businesses,  is its/their relative anonymity in respect to the rest of the  province.  Apparently, there is little being done to promote this area  effectively and encourage tourists lo choose the Sunshine  Coast over trips to the Okanagan Valley or Whistler. One solution may be to join forces with the proponents of Ihe promotion  of the Circle Tour from Vancouver to Lillooet.  Granted, the Coast will never be a winter destination like  many of its competitors, but with enough planning and promotion of existing and future amenities ��� like the proposed ferry  to ferry bike path ��� it may become a three-season destination  running from spring to fall.  It will be up to the residents of this waterfront community to  decide if they want to see more tourists plugging up their highways and storefronts. With economic development comes the  obvious need to change or alter priorities.  The question remains whether this community is prepared  for or has the courage to accept change.  Has anyone seen  a robin yet?  Ah, lord, the sun's out again, and the air has that little extra  nectar-like heaviness to it, the heaviness that makes everything  and everybody seem to move by just a little bit slower.  Already, the buds that have peeked out prematurely, heedless of the mild chill, seem to be poised to make a grow of it.  And there are stirrings and rustlings in the trees and forests that  were previously chilled into silence.  This is the time of year that those who toil outdoors have the  advantage. Sunshine lightens even the heaviest tasks.  For those who work indoors, however, weather like this  makes the business of business so difficult. No matter how  conscientious the employer or employee, the weather beckons  so seductively.  Even when they resist the temptation, though, the sun still  has its way with them; it leaves them heavy-lidded and sluggish. And with that comes an inability to concentrate and  remember what it is they were...  j  , , ' j-4fc  " \A!  *)���.  ':>''\  six  '____m_lfc'    a  V '**  iBi  '   *%'  fcltik    %  ______ ��� .< ���'���������'���  VaH HP^^^K  UN  ^K^^|  Pfpp  rimaJaVm^tmi-rr' -'^  HLw^r'A'    ? ___  'J_______\  Where the Skwaka River empties Into Jervis Inlet.  Ian Cobb photo  Bike path would  trespass  I read that Chuck Tkachuk,  long-time resident and member  of the Hallmoon Bay recreation  committee, "has been developing  plans for a path between Gibsons and Sechelt since moving to  the Coast two years ago. His plan  is to run a path between the two  towns on lands situated underneath hydro lines."  A word to Mr. Tkachuk.  Much of the land underneath the  hydro lien is privately owned.  Property owners might not appreciate strangers, bikes, dirt bikes,  ATVs, horses, hunters, et al,  trekking through their property.  Perhaps you should consult with  these owners before your plan is  finalized.  Have you told BC Hydro oj  this planned (raffle trespass on  their right-of-way?  My solution, much simpler I  believe, is to start a path in  YOUR backyard, in Halfmoon  Bay, Mr. Tkachuk, then through'  YOUR neighbours' backyards  and through all the OTHER  backyards and private properties  which run parallel to Highway  101 ��� all the way up to Egmont.  Now 1 call that a pretty good  solution; at least it is from my  point of view. t  Thank you.  GORD PEATTIE  Gibsons  Tree ring argument  a circular dispute  Thanks to James R. Thomson.  His letter of Jan. 17 made some  accurate corrections lo a recent  article on the Caren Range old  growth, but it still did not bring  out the main point.  Mr. Thomson spotted the article's misprint about counting "10  rings in one centimetre." Expert  Marion Parker (not Porter) did  use a microscope to count rings,  because the old cedar's average  ring is fingernail thickness, 0.53  centimetre.  The slow-growing trees of the  Caren often pack 100 rings into  one inch of wood.  Mr. Thomson also pointed out  quite rightly that there are older  trees in southwestern US than  those on the Caren Range. As it  happens, our local Mr. Parker  worked on that Bristlecone Pine  project with Drs. Shulman ad  Ferguson, helping build a den-  drochronological record which  goes back over 8,000 yeans.  However, to tlie friends of our  remaining old growth, knowing  those southern trees are over  4,000 years old doesn't lessen the  significance of an 1,800-year-old  tree in Canada  There is a lot that our ancient  trees can give us, scientifically,  economically, emotionally. The  important point is: when we find  an 1,800-year-old stump it means  they're cutting 1,800-year-old  trees.  IRIS GRIFFTH and  MAUREEN PARROTT  Egmont  We welcome letter* 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  Sunehlne Coatt New*  Box 460  Glbeons, B.C.  VON 1V0  SPCA advocate  Something smells bad in our  region again. Why is it when  someone works hard to build  something worthwhile, there's  always someone ready to destroy  it?  Every district needs an SPCA.  Without it there is chaos. Wild  dogs form packs, chase deer and  domestic pels and fight over  females: turn vicious, even attack  children. Is this what you want?  Have you ever heard cats fighting under your windows at night?  Or had kittens born under your  front porch?  This is what the SPCA is all  about. They are the only refuge  for these homeless animals on  the Coast, and the SPCA is going  a terrific job with a terrible problem. Now others are trying to  close Ihis refuge.  You see, there is a by-law  against noist, so I presume a  dog's bark is worse than its bite.  The SPCA has done everything it can to cooperate with  complaints, spending many,  many dollars for noise control.  What have you done lo help?  Ever walked a dog at the SPCA?  Petted a cat or cleaned its cage?  Helped pay for their food? Try it.  You could find it more rewarding  than sitting at home, trying to  think up ways of destroying all  the hard wotk of others.  MARION MULLEN  Gibsons  What fun when politicians begin to preach morality  Ah yes. when politicians start talking about  morality it's time to polish up your skepticism.  When they start preaching about it, it's time to  sharpen up your funny bone because it's only a  matter of time 'til they trip themselves up and do a  pratfall, face first into their own cream pie of pseudo-righteousness.  You remember the nerd who was Vice President  of the United States? Dan Quayle. one heart beat  away from being the most powerful man on earth  and isn't that a laugh? Well, at least it might be if  you had no imagination and nerves of steel.  Perhaps Quayle's most memorable moment  before he was consigned to the left-luggage office  of political history came when he emerged briefly  from the dwindling shadow of George Bush during  the last American presidential election to speak up  in ringing tones, well perhaps tinkling tones is  more fitting for Dan the Quayle, in praise of the  American family.  Fearlessly, this paragon of virtue denounced  Murphy Brown, a television character who had  borne an offspring without noticeable presence on  the scene of the offspring's sire. Here was an issue  that this Republican toy bull dog could get his teeth  into and worry savagely.  Nailing his colours to the mast. Captain Quayle  went to war on behalf of motherhood, fatherhood  and apple pie. What a devastating effect Murphy  Brown's fatherless offspring was going to have on  the moral fibre of the American people.  Never mind that legions of single-parent fami-  musings  lies in America existed before Murphy's momentous decision to become a mother. Never mind that  most observers and commentators see the collapse  of conventional family set-ups in the United States  of America to be the result of social decay, not the .  cause of it.  Issues such as social justice and economic  democracy are too complex for Danny Boy to wrap  his straightshooter's little mind around.  It is intellectual bankruptcy and real spiritual  exhaustion which sends politicians groping in the  linen closet for a comfortable moral towel to wipe  the soap of daily challenges from their sensitive  eyes. When you run out of ideas, preach morality.  Worn out administrations are never original. All  that they have left vibrant within the burnt-oul  husk of their political philosophy is the will to  power.  lt should be no surprise, therefore, to see another aging administration pick up Danny's unsuccessful clarion call; nail, in the absence of any  coherent ideas, the same tattered morality colours  John burnside  to the masthead where their policy should hang.  Early last fall Prime Minister John Major had  limped through a disastrous year. Surrounded by  cabinet ministers still fiercely loyal to the deposed  Thatcher, trapped in a suit of sober decency which  did little to replace the Iron Lady in the affections  of the English Tory, prone to misstep and mispro-  nouncements, Major faced a Conservative convention in September which most knowlegeable commentators confidently predicted would be an absolute blood bath.  Ah, but no! Johnny Boy stole a leaf from  Danny Boy's book. Major announced a "back to  basics' campaign which was going to put England  back on her feet  Yes, good old family values were going to do  the trick. Down with welfare cheats and single  mothers and all Ihose other dastards who were  causing social chaos.  Encouraged by their leader's clutching for some  kind of respectability, the dinosaurs paraded. Chief  among them was Home Secretary Michael  Howard, a balding, bespectacled, deranged intensity of a man one could imagine conducting medical  experiments in a Nazi concentration camp. He is  one of the aspiring leaders of the Tory Blue.  Man, was he fearless in his condemnation of  single mothers. They were, he asserted, breeders of  criminals. He was for law and order. He would  build more prisons ��� there is already a higher percentage of people in prison in England than in any  other country in Europe without noticeable lowering of criminality ��� and he was going to push for  changes so that teenage girls wouldn't get pregnant  just for the heaven-sent privilege of getting a government housing project flat He meant business,  by God.  I hope your skepticism is polished because by  this time you should be getting ready for the pratfall.  A junior married minister in the environment  department has just been forced to resign by his  true-blue constituency because it has been revealed  that at about the same time his colleagues were  exploding with moralistic fervour at convention,  this minister's mistress, an unmarried lady, was  giving birth to his child. It was the second child  fathered out of wedlock by this representative of  Tory moral zeal.  Now, poor old Major is making the rounds of  TV talk shows explaining what he did and did not  mean by 'back to basics.'  May there ever be a ready trip-wire for such  political hypocrisy and expediency.  COAST^NEWS  Subscription Hates lor  the Coast Nem or the Weekender:  CaiwIa: I year ��� $35 ��� 52 45 CST - J37 45  6 monthi ��� 120 * $ I 40 CST - $21.40  roreiin: I year ��� 51)0 (No CST)  Reg. No. 4702  The 5unshine Coatt News t, published on  the Sunshine Coasl. BC. every Monday by  Classltird rress ltd.  Gibsons Office > 537 Cruice lane  Bo�� 460. Gibsons, B.C., VON 1V0  16041 B86-2622, Fax |604) 8067725  Sec bell Office ��� 5521 Cowrie SI.  Boi 68 Sechell. B.C. VON MO  1604) 885 39)0, Editorial 1604) 885 3980,  Fan (6041885-3954  Pjbitther  QaryHebert  Managing Editor Larry Mar trial I  AepcvMff  Dareh Hansen,  Advertising  Representatives  Swdar Gatoatton. Jamca Edmonds,  &mone Carlysle-Sm>trv  PtKtooraphei  Jo* Johnsiona  Production  Office Manager  Office Start  ��� Oibaons  Anne Thorn sen  Manager  Production  Pat Tripp  Btvarlay Shipley,  Gabnelie Dreger  Stuart Burnt da. Andy Jukes  Carol Biahey  Eiiiabatn Simpson,  Patncte Wolfe  I rourcommi��^iAM'A��0-mNMM;n��iv^>er |  The Sunshine Coatt News is protected by copyright  and reproduction of any pert of il by any meant it  prohibited unlet! permittion in writing it first secured  from CUttford Prett Ltd., holder of the copyright.  ���  ,�� *frcr~- ei*> ���"* r  ���      A*   .-   r~ ..  .  -   ���       ���  ���H Coast News, January 31,1994  opinion  Figures, figures, who's got the figures  Watching the US President's  State of the Union address last  Tuesday was in some ways I  expect, some significant ways  probably, different for Canadians  than for our American cousins to  Ihe south. How different, and  how significant we might ask.  Our attitudes across the longest  undefended border have actually  been from the start at least  ambiguous.  We have been at war, which  we won with a little help from  our friends; but we have been  unquestioningly at peace ever  since; and meanwhile our two  vast sea-to-sea expanses of the  planet have developed side by  side in apparently full friendly  accord, yet in many ways quite  differently, and this is not at all  the way things have gone elsewhere in our world.  But how much of the different  ways we have grown is really  appreciated on either side the  border can still be a question, and  Ihe president's annual Sate of the  Union address, and the debates  about it that follow almost indecently fast upon it on television,  can be perhaps the best single  event through which to get a  slant on what they are up to, or at  least what their government  would like to be up to.  So, as expected of course, it  was an all-inclusive health plan,  improved welfare, maintenance  of the world's most powerful  in a nutshell  armed forces, and a tougher  stance to crime in the streets, and  not necessarily in that order. In  fact a clear attempt was made not  to have these elements in any  order at all. They were all needed  in 1994 and they were critically  needed now.  Outside of the armed forces  (we aim I think at the 'most efficient') these are all problems that  we also certainly have on our  plate, though many Americans  seems to believe that, like the  British before us, we have had  national health licked since the  early '60s. What we know, and  what the British certainly know,  is that it takes more than an Act  of Parliament; it takes paying for.  President Clinton, who had  been strongly affirming that in  his term only the top 1.2 percent  of Americans had been asked to  pay higher taxes, did mention in  relation to paying for the health  plan that people who smoked  cigarettes should be prepared to  'pay for it,',  stuart nutter  but we, with far the highest  tobacco taxes in the world, are  nonetheless seeing hospitals  close.  Was anything really surprising then? It was, I thought, a  remarkably good speech, strong  and confident and clear and persuasive; but it did occur to me  that I, for one, was simply going  to have to take his figures, telling  and significant as they were , as  for real. This the more so perhaps as he many times interjected "And this is the truth".  Immediately following the  speech, though, on came the  leader of the opposition, Senator  Dole, with an obviously pre-  filmed rebuttal (well, we had just  seen him a minute before sitting  in his place in the Capitol, and  deciding when he and his mates  might join in the applause). Dole  had a big elaborate flow chart  behind him and spent most of his  considerable allowed time flatly  denying most of the president's  figures and I thought this a bit  odd. I mean, didn't these people  really know what the facts were?  Then, of course, as the night  wore on and there were interviews with senior senators, bona  fide analysts, think tank cushies,  ex-advisors to ex-presidents etc.,  these same figures were again  challenged over and over again,  and not necessarily from Senator  Dole's point of view. Nobody as  far as 1 recall actually called anybody else a liar; it just seemed  taken for granted that 'fact' today  is not necessarily as defined in  the dictionary.  ,', The image that emerged was  of a country which puts its faith,  more than perhaps any other, in  statistics, but where no one  believes in anybody else's figures. Well, we have our own  'creative' accountants.  Generally the mood at the end  seemed quite genuinely upbeat  despite the truly distressing  dimensions of the domestic problems he has to try to do something about. Correspondents who  seem to find it embarrassing to  say anything good about an  incumbent government were saying that he was much stronger  than he had been at the start  (meaning then they had thought  he had been at the start). Unfortunately he is certainly going to  have to be, and on the basis of  his program I think we can only  follow his progress from the  view up here and cheer him on.  letters  Rockwood thanks  We would like to take this  opportunity to lhank all those  members of the community who  supported Rockwood Society's  position to maintain an artistic,  cultural and educational facility  in Sechelt.  Plans are being made for the  expansion of Rockwood's facilities on adjacent property purchased by the Rockwood Society  with, the gracious assistance of  Spani Developments.  Rockwood Centre is Well dn  its way to expanding the facilities currently used for the Festival of the Written Ails, the Story Telling Festival, the Children's  Fair, the Healing Arts Fair, Light  the Lights, Soundworks and the  many and varied courses and  programs offered al the centre.  The Rockwood Lodge Society Board would also like to  acknowledge the growing number of volunteers who dedicate  their time and energy to making  Rockwood's programs a success.  DAVE ALLEN, President  Suncoast Rockwood Lodge  Society  Aiding volunteers  As the government continues  to search for budgets to cut, there  is no doubt that the foreign aid  allocation is a tempting target. In  the lighl of the upcoming foreign  policy review members of the  international voluntary sector,  also called the NGO community,  welcome a review of Canada's  aid programs and priorities.  After 25 years of top-down  planning by governments and  United Nations Organizations, it  is painfully clear that most of the  funds official paid out for development stay near the top. In spite  of this, there have been some  striking accomplishments in  human developmeni including  longer life, improved health and  more access lo education.  Indeed, it would be a tragedy  al this important socio-economic  and political juncture, if foreign  aid were seriously curtailed.  Going Away  on Vacation?  Your Secret's  Safe With Us.  Lent youi am it homr wl* ��  M/AnlnulCn  MdaMtavandFonnnlliif  Indoor PWimndYmiMitaKtuiKi  taaamtBom duck of Uet-taStnfce  CA11SHARON 885-2228  WW      IliMwtilMt  BONDED LBENSEO INSURED  There is room, however, and lots  of it, to redirect foreign aid, to  make a supreme effort to mobilize people at the grass roots,  both in Canada and in our partner  "developing: countries," where  people can plan and put into  action programs to benefit themselves and to throw off the  shackles of poverty.  We have a lot of highly educated people who recognize the  value of indigenous knowledge  ��� people's knowledge. They  have finally understood that millions of people, without benefit  of schools and universities have  had "the wit and" intelligence to  live, grow and even thrive for.  millenia in spite of overwhelming challenges from nature and  human kind. These people are  called "the poor."  Isn't it time we made the  effort to get resources into the  hands of these survivors so they  can take charge of their own  future? Voluntary organizations  staffed by their own nationals  have now achieved a significant  place in most developing countries, thanks to the support of  Canadians.  Canadian voluntary organizations with the support of thousands of Canadians have established links with grass roots  organizations and village people  in developing countries throughout the world. This has been  done with a great deal of help  from the Canadian International  Development Agency (CIDA).  . 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Languages, crafts, art,  computers, health, kids' world  ��� to name a few. Telephone  885-2991 for detailed information.  For seniors 65 and up, a discount of 50 percent for most  courses; enquire upon registering. There are also discounts for  couples on some courses.  Kids, take a look at recreation, babysitting diplomas and  Japanese language. Adults,  check the sessions on home-  based businesses, community  safely, wills. In general interest,  the Mayan civilization.  Here and there  Tent 47, the Variety Club in  Vancouver, has made substantial grants to Sunshine Coast  facilities in the year just past. To  the YMCA camp $35,000;  Camp Byng, $50,000; Salvation  Army camp, $15,000 and Ihe  same amount to St. Mary's Hospital.  The Variety Club Telethon  takes place Feb. 5 and 6 on a  Vancouver TV channel.  Peacekeeping, UN variety,  relies upon Canada for 70 percent of the personnel needed in  the world, chiefly in the former  Yugoslavia. And of Canada's  peacekeepers about 20 percent  are drawn from the reserve army  (part lime soldiers) who do a  nine-month tour.  A reserve army general says  morale is very high which  makes them a highly respected  force among the other nations  taking part.  It's never too late to report a  satisfying event such as the  Christmas gift shopping just for  kids last December in the Nifty  Thrifty store above Checkers  Grocery. Eileen Spencer tells  Boat restoration workers for the Sunshine Coast Maritime History Society David Graham, John  Thomas, Gary Foxall and Joan Thompson assess one of the society's lifeboat projects In Lower  (iibsons. The group invites young and old, Interested In learning or Just lending a hand, to Join  them Saturday mornings at Molly's Lane. Joel Johnstone photo  me the children had an array of  items to choose from, priced  from five cents to two dollars.  "And we gift-wrapped each purchase ready to present Christmas Eve.  We took in $260 in nickels  and dimes to use for our food  bank."  Doug Dickson of Shoal  Lookout has received a letter  confirming his election to membership in the Writers Union of  Canada. "An honour to join  such an organization that has  such prestigious members such  as Pierre Berton, Farley Mowat  and Margaret Atwood," said  Doug whose book Hey, Monias  has recently reached book stores  to join his previous book, Broken Wing.  Wet Coast words  This little volume subtitled a  Dictionary of British Columbia  Words and Phrases can be  found on store book racks in our  vicinity. Many of compiler Tom  Parkin's choices are well known  to Coast residents, I'm sure, bul  there will be a few hitherto  unknown to many of us.  For example: Tweed curtain,  a fabric that shields Oak Bay  persons from common Victoria;  bush salmon, deer poached on  Ganges Island; Cap'n Crunch,  an unnamed ferry captain who  rips the bejazus out of the pilings; and from the tugboat people the phrase, kiss-me-arse,  meaning the marbled murrelet  that impudently flips its tail as it  dives in front of an upcoming  vessel.  The book's preface also is  written in acid instead of ink by  Paul St. Pierre and it is alone  worth the price of the book.  Winner  Willa Meredith is the winner  of the quilt draw held by the  Nine-three-seven Childcare  Society. Willa is the three-  month-old grand-daughter of  Eleanora Abercombie of  Roberts Creek, who bought a  ticket in Willa's name. What a  lucky wee girl.  Installation  St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary, Gibsons Branch, held its  installation of the 1994 slate of  officers on Jan. 13. Lenora  Inglis officiated at the candlelight ceremony.  The new slate of officers  includes Mary Cook, President;  Marion Alsager, Second Vice  President; Georgia Finnemore,  Treasurer; Lyn Fan, Secretary;  Marion Alsager, Publicity.  Lenora commented that her  grandmother, Gibson, and  Mary's grandmother, Fletcher,  arrived in Gibsons, by scow, on  the same day and that was in the  late 1800s.  The Coast News Baby Caper continues...  :  c  r i. j-  A GaiyHebeit  i Gaidar  Gartenon Q   Darah Hanson L Elizabeth Smpson  k a���*,*���      goes to our winner...  Laurie  Chapman  from Sechelt, who  correctly matched up our  Coast News staff  members with their baby  pictures.  One entry per person please. The first closest entry i  drawn will win $150.00. Deadline for entry It noon, J  January 27,1994. Winner announced January 31.  i3. _i_ |  14. JL ���  is. JL !  Name:   Laurie Chapman        Phone* 113-5722 J  Address:   MUM C31 Chapman __ ��____ BC ���  Send your entry to: ���  The Coast News, Box 460 Qibsons, B.C. VON 1V0 |  or drop by the Gibsons or Sechelt office. i  1. N       4.JL  ?.___  10. JL  2 JL    5 JL  6.  J  11.   O  3 JL.    6. 0  9. C  12.   1  AndyJukes  JettShupf)  Our thanks to all our readers who  entered the contest.  You'll find the correct answers  above, for your further amusement.  Happy reading.  ...�� .* .����-,���, Coast News, January 31, 1994  news  dockside davis bay  by Joanne Sheanh, 885-3629  Now that everyone has recuperated from the holiday hustle  and bustle and the January blahs  are behind us, it's time to think  of starting something fresh and  new.  Planning ihe garden will be  next on the agenda and what  better way to start than by taking one of the courses offered in  the Winter '94 Continuing Ed  booklet we received a few  weeks ago.  Two new offerings are landscaping and gardening on the  Sunshine Coast.  For the ladies who found a  new serger under the tree,  there's serging for beginners or  you can create some of Ihose  chic, fashionable silk scarves in  your microwave in just one day.  For the more practical, there are  courses in electric motors, modular electronics, loghouse building and propane conversion.  There are over 200 interesting  ways to learn, something for  everyone.  Trip home  We enjoyed our trip home  from Prince George as much as  the trip up and, in fact, it  seemed shorter on the way  home.  Thank you to those readers  who responded so favourably to  last week's column.  Kemano project..  Two things that are in the  news in Prince George is Ihe  Kemano II Project on the  Nechako River and Ihe coming  of Queen Elizabeth to officially  open their new University of  Northern British Columbia,  opening in September.  This new university will be a  great boon to people living in  the north as it will mean their  children can stay home and further their education.  Up to now, students have had  to come to Ihe Coast to attend  The Coast's branch of the Canadian Federation of University  Women's Club welcomed society president-elect Phyllis Scott to SL  John's United Church in Davis Bay Monday.      Joel Johnstone photo  university which is not only a  costly undertaking but a geographical wrench.  Community meeting  Unfortunately I was away for  the last DB/WCCA meeting, but  was told that guest speaker Bob  Wilson was interesting and  came well-armed with a lot of  pertinent information applicable  lo local issues.  Don't forget Feb. 9 for the  next meeling.  Davis Bay dock  The dock in Davis Bay is the  focal centre of our area.  Owned and maintained at  considerable cost by Chevron  Canada, we are extremely fortunate to have it at our disposal.  It provides a meeting place  for local people as well as visitors, is the hub of the Brookman  Fishing Derby held every  August, the home of the polar  ..bear swim and is a safe haven in  a storm to tugboats and pleasure  craft alike.  Generations of kids have  swum off the dock and many a  summer romance has blossomed  along those railings.  A few years ago you could  always net a crab for dinner by  simply anchoring your trap to a  piling.  Scuba divers like to use it as  a guide in their search for  sunken treasure such as Ashing  rods, buzz bombs and crab  traps.  I even hooked a deck chair  one day.  The dock attracts tourists  from all over the Sunshine  Coast and indeed, there are  scores of people who vacation  in Davis Bay every year so they  can fish off the dock and not  have lo go out in a boat.  On a warm summer night  you are apt to meet people on  the dock from all over Canada  and the US and always they  remark on how lucky we are to  have such a friendly place to  meet people.  A lot of activity revolves  around this favourite place and  we owe Chevron a great deal of  thanks for making this available  to us.  1 am looking for some history  on the beginnings of the dock,  so if you can help please give  me a call.  London Optical^  TAKING THE TIME TO MAKE YOU LOOK GOOD  will be at the  SECHELT MEDICAL CLINIC  on Inlet Avenue ��� 885-2257  Thur Feb 3 & Fri Feb 1 1  from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  OPTICAL PRESCRIPTIONS FILLED ��� REPAIRS ��� ADJUSTMENTS  Clip this ad and bring in for a 15" saving. Receive a  FREE bottle of lens cleaner while supplies last.  Coast Recital Society presents  SHOSTAKOVICH "^  STRING QUARTET CF"  From Moscow and New York to downtown  Madeira Park and Gibsons  Hear Quartets by:  Borodin, Shostakovich and Ravel in Pender Harbour  Brahms, Rachmaninov and Shostakovich in Gibsons  Go to both concerts for less than what you  would pay to hear this internationally  acclaimed quartet's single concert at the  Queen Elizabeth theatre in Vancouver  i_A  ONLY  PER CONCERT!  BU  Wednesday, February 9,1:30 pm  Pender Harbour Communily Hall  Thuwday, February 10,7:30 pm  Twilight Theatre, Gibsons  Tickets from: Books & Stuff, Coast Books, Roberts Creek  General Store, Sayward Boob, Talewind Boob  Miss Sunny's Boutique (Pender Harbour concert only)  This bargain price Is mark possible through the generosity of our co-sponsors  JKNDERSON am> COAST  IlRHLTYLTD    "��  NEWS  roberts creek  by Katharine Trueman  885-2282  January has been very pleasant in Ihe Creek. What with the  extremely mild weather, many  Creekers have been spotted  weeding, raking, planting and  planning their spring garden. In  fact one eager soul was seen  mowing his lawn while yet  another was planting peas and  beans wilh the hopes of an early  harvest.  If my own garden is any indication many of us will enjoy an  early display of tulips and daffodils.  Gumboot Cafe  The roots nation and the dormant gypsies are pleased to present an evening of classical and  jazz duets on Saturday, Feb. 5 at  7:30 pm. The evening will feature The Saloon Duo. This event  promises to be a real musical  treat with Blaine Dunaway on  violin and Nicholas Mah on  classical guitar. The cost is $8.  A casual dinner will be available  between 5 and 6:30 pm. For  tickets or more information call  the folks at the cafe 885-4216.  Winter Blues Fair  The fourth annual Winter  Blues Fair will be on Sunday.  Feb. 6 al the hall. Between 10  am and .1 pm you will enjoy a  variety of activities. There will  be crafts, music and entertainment, clowns, jugglers, food,  reflexology, and baked items for  sale.  The children have also not  been forgotten. There will be a  children's workshop and table  available. All profits go to Ihe  hall restoration committee. Cost  adults, $1 and children admitted  free. For more information call  Jeanelle 885-5512.  Service auction  The Roberts Creek Girl  Guides invite you lo attend a  service auction, flea markei and  bake sale on Monday, Feb. 7 at  7:30 pm. The event will be held  in the community use room al  the school.  Services up for bids will  include 'a dog walk for a week',  having your dishes washed for  Iwo consecutive days, as well as  many other creative services.  Support the Guides as they earn  funds for the World Friendship  Fund. The fund assists Guides  and Scouts around the world to  enjoy the program.  Bring your own mug for coffee and tea. For more information call Heather al 885-6062.  Library news  We were all busy wilh our  own Christmas shopping last  month, but we still found time to  think of our friendly customers  in the library and manage a little  shopping for them too.  Nine new books were purchased in December. They  include a fine Canadian mystery  by Eric Wright Death by  Degrees, and the latest Catherine  Cookson The Year of the Virgins, which will delight her  many fans.  Also on hand is the latest  from Provence by Peter Magle,  Hotel Paslis. For Ihose who like  lo shudder, Nightmares and  Dreamscapes, short stories by  Stephen King. For those in a  serious mood, Taken on Trust,  Terry Waite's account of his  grim months of imprisonment  and happy release.  Names wanted  Any one who missed getting  their names on the sign-up sheet  at Ihe OCP meeting and who is  interested in helping work out a  strategy to deal with the propane  lanks should gel in touch with  one of the following: Grace al  885-3192; Yvonne at 886-7815;  or Gail at 886-3977.  ���ee ftaqiei fhie>  NRS SECHELT REALTY LTD.  P.O.Box-l-490,554*WhaiHWe:rSeettelt     ���  885-2235 or Toll Free 689-5838 ��� Fax 885-9437  \  i for One Pancake Breakfast  Three Buttermilk pancakes served with  I whipped butter & maple syrup (with this ad)  during the monlh o( February  NRS SECHELT REALTY LTD.  is pleased to congratulate  Carolyne Breadner on  again attaining Top  Producer status with our  company for 1993.  Carolyne has achieved the  position of number one  producer in four of the last  six years including the  preceeding two years.  Congratulations Carolyne,  your dedication and hard  work has paid off in a very  satisfied clientele.  NRS SECHELT REALTY LTD.  is pleased to congratulate  Ruth Moore on attaining  the Second highest level of  production for our  company in the preceeding  year.  Congratulations Ruth, your  level of success is a credit  to your professionalism!  pm\ NATIONAL  Offer valid Mon. to 77wra��� 5:30 n.m. to 10:30 ti.m. (no substitutions)  682 Hwy 10ft5jK���� ��� 666-2893 ���.Semtew Pta) FJy Ltoensed 'Opsn S30��m-Spm Mon-Stf* 11am-9pm Suiday Coast News, January 31, 1994  ptsAKWcaXttt'il  JMAB1HA.  TOTAL SHOPPING  7 DAYS A WEEK  All Chevron Products  883-2253  883-9551  ffl  HOME HARDWARE  BUILDING CENTRE  HARBOUR  BOAT TOPS  883-2929  Tops, Turps 8 Covers  Upholstery 8 Repairs  To advertise in tfie  Pender Harbour  Directory call Janice  8853930  MADEIRA  MARINA  883-2266  RECREATION  Pender Harbour  Golf Course  Visitors Wmcomk  i /a mil! north ot oarocn ba  HWY. lOI 883-0541  Pander Harbour. B.C. 883-2630  LIVE BAIT ��� TACKLE SHOP  CONVENIENCE STORE  Pender Hartoure ONLY  Full Line Sporting Qood* Stort  Francis Psnlnsuls Place  Corner ol Sunshine Coast Hwy. 1  Francis Peninsula Rd. 883-2761  CONTRACTING  MOBILE HOMES  NEW AND USED  INSTANT HOUSING  883-9338 OR 580-4321  CALL COLLECT  DINING  RESTAURANT  883-M1V  SERVICES  WRfflBg  kleindale  Tar k Gravel, States, Shinglss,  Matal Roofs, Torch On, DuroMs   M3-9303   LOWINGS  WILDING LTD.  Garden Bay ���883-9122  Fabrication ��� Welding-  Sandblasting  Aluminum ��� Stainless Steel  Ray Hansen Trucking  & Contracting  Gravel,  LAWYER  Pender Harbour  Realty  883-9525  FAX:883-9524  Michael C.Crowe  Artier/iwfcour/igfl/ttf! tea  IBM MMtta Rak Id.. IWda Ml  88W87*  community  Dancing up a storm to the  music of the Great Danes,  the second annual Pender  Harbour Lions Hardtimes  Dance at the Lions Hall in  Madeira Park drew out the  locals January 22 to raise  funds for all the local charities the Lions contribute to.  Roxanne Gregory pholo  pender highlights  by Frank Roosen, 883-2920  Boy, oh boy, did you people  miss out on something good - 23  people from all over BC and  from some discovered parts of  Alberta came together for the  best-priced fun evening of the  year.  Pender Harbour Lions Club  hosted this event as a money-  raiser so they can support all  these community projects that  need donations during the coming year.  Twenty-three people, half of  whom came from outside Pender Harbour, filled a hall with  fun, laughter, dancing and entertainment to raise a total of $62.  That will surely go a long way  egmont news  to support all these community  projects and bursaries etc. that  are constantly in need of funds.  Maybe the money should be  divided up and everybody given  one dollar each.  Where were the other 40 people there was room for on the  dance floor? A chair waiting for  you beside a table filled with  grub while you could listen to  live music? And then finish the  evening with a great midnight  buffet? And all that for $7.50 to  raise money for community projects. Does Pender Harbour really care? Where were you?  Comments can be dropped  off at the Oak Tree Market in a  sealed envelope marked Hard  Times. And don't use that  phrase as an excuse because we  are all into that one. Perhaps  next time the Lions can reach  their goal of $500 to bring back  into the community or realize  that Pender Harbour is not interested. It's up to all of you.  Here is a condensed list of  what was needed and spent last  year: Locally: bursaries $500; T.  Telethon, $400; Elves Club  $200; Sen. Cit. Housing $1,000;  Serendipity $50; Elementary  School trip, $180; Girl Guides  $50; Make-a-wish $190, etc.  etc. They sponsored the Scouts,  Cubs and Beavers.  The keep up, repair, replace,  add lo and rebuild the Lions  Community Park ��� your park  ��� to an annual worth of at least  $5,000. Last year was over  $15,000.  On the international scene  which benefits somehow all of  us, the following donations were  made: CNIB $250; CARE $200;  LC1F $200; Youth Exchange  $100; Sight $100 and Hearing  $400.  I'm sure each and every one  of you can put a circle around  one of the above figures and  say: "Yes, 1 or my family, benefitted from that." So, let them  know what you think in your  letter and I'm sure they won't  mind if they find the odd one  with a donation.  by Maureen Parrott, 883-2434  The land mass of Egmont probably rose a  bit this week (as did our coefficient of beauty) as old vehicles were pulled from woods  and driveways, crushed by a front-end loader, and trucked away on flaldecks. About 50  carcasses went out in four lo:pls. Thanks to  Verne Bullock, Kerry Vaughan, Richmond  Recycling and all who helped to recycle this  old material inlo new resources.  Tremors  More substantial earth movements affected John Griffith at his winter computer job  near LA. The earthquake knocked over his  guitar stand and broke some dishes, but did  him no real harm. The week before, John  mentioned a series of minor quakes, only  one of which he felt. The vibration and low  rumble were "exactly like riding the carriage  down the (marine) ways." Lynn Mees'  mother in Palm Springs felt the big quake  distantly. For a moment it was like being out  on the boat.  News blues  E2, phone home! Rural viewers are pining for the Canadian satellite which wandered off into space a couple of weeks ago.  We have no cable service in this area (Coast  Cable extends only to Pender Harbour).  Some people can receive Channel 6 or 12  broadcasts in good weather, but that did little  to console viewers whose favourite programs had disappeared or moved.  Radio listeners are trying to hide their  smiles as their programs continue all in Iheir  proper times and places. \..  As I said last week, Bergliot Solberg and  John Seabrook were featured on U-News  interviews this month. The segments will be  shown again, so watch for them on UTV.  Reporter Dave Garry is sending a copy to  Egmont Community Club.  Congratulations to Star Craig who won  the $100 Christmas card design contest for  Lafarge employees families.  '.  Featured Restaurant of the Week  o��   o  Burgers, chicken, in cream, dinners, tolods and pizza. Take-out  or free home delivery within 4 miles, after 5 pm only, on $10  minimum orden. Small charge for  orders under $10. Hwy. 101,  Gibsons. 886-7813  Bickjddy Pub Enjoy Ihe nalural  beautv of lervis Inlet while tasting  one ot our many homestvle specialties in the pub; or the casual  surroundings ol our family restaurant. Our Skookum Burger" is a  challenge to the biggest appetite.  Backeddy Pub - located 1/2 mile  north of Egmont on Maple Road.  Closed Mondays & Tuesdays Pub  open Wednesdav-Sunday. Kilchen  hours: Noon - 8:00 pm.  Irvine* Landing Pub - Dinner menu  offers a variety of appetizers and  entrees fealuring local produce  and fresh seafood in a relaxed setting with ocean view. Average dinner for two, $30. We're now open 7  days a week: Galley 11 am to 10  pm: Pub 11 am lo 11 pm. Pender  Harbour, 883-1145, Mastercard 4  Visa. Fully licensed  FINE DINING  Andy's Restaurant - Lunch and dinner specials every day. House specialties include prime rib, veal  dishes, steaks, seafood, pasla, Thai  food and lots of new gourmet dishes. Don't miss Andy s greal lunch  buffet Mon Fri and our popular  Sunday brunch, 11 am ��� 2 30 pm.  Hwy 101, Cibsons, 886-3388. Open  7 days a week.  El Nino - Dine in the finest ocean  view restaurant in Gibsons Landing. Savour the delights of freth  seafood from around the world.  Our extensive Dinner Menu  includes fresh seafood in our soup,  salad, hot or cold appetizers, maul  courses and pastas. Other entrees  include steak, veal, chicken and  lamb. Caesar salad for two and  (lamb< desserts are prepared at  your tableside. Our lunch menu  contains sandwiches and burgers.  Effective Oct. 1, closed Tuesdays  Open Wed-Mon for dinner and  Thure-Mon for lunch. Lunch hours:  11:30 - 2:30. Dinner hours: 4:30 -  9:30. Visa and Mastercard. Reservations recommended. 886-3891.  Hillside Family Restaurant Located at  Seaview Place, Highway 101. Featuring relaxed fine evening dining  with special emphasis on fresh  seafoods, innovative local cuisine  and daily specials. Casual atmosphere, licensed and air-conditioned. Hours: lunch, 11-4:30,  Mon-Sun; dinner Sun-Wed, 5-9;  Thurs-Sat, 5-10 866-2993  i On The Beach ��� Dine in a  friendly almosphere 4 sample Ihe  fine cuisine of this renowned  restaurant Open 7 day a week for  breakfast, lunch, and dinner.  Brunch on Sunday 8 am-2:30 pm  Enjoy a sirloin steak on Sunday  nighl for only $8.95. Dinner Reservations Recommended. In the  heart of Sechelt at Ihe Driftwood  Inn, Trail Avenue. 885-5811.  EAT IN TAKE OUT  Err* 1 (han't Drivt In - Take out, or  delivery. Burgers, chicken, ice  cream, dinners, salad, pizza. Free  home delivery within 4 miles, after  5 pm only, on $10 minimum orders.  Small charge for orders under $10.  Hwy. 101. Gibsons. 886-7813.  1  ,c\   _ Attention  %l J all Scots!  Back Eddy Marine Pub  in Honour of   ^J  Robbie Burns  featuring:  Sechell Legion Pipe  Band & Dancers  Saturday, Feb 12,1994  Www 5 pm  Roast Beef with Haggis  Entertainment from 8 pm  Bus Transportation available  Reservations recommended  883-2298  !���'  with NEW  supplies  from Extras!  P  Mon-SaUM  5mCotmSt,  SecftttMSMdO  rag  RAS  IMPORTS  CLIP & SAVE  Id BCF6RRI6S Schedule  ��� LNVtUngdalt  ! 620 am      2:30  ��� 8:30  ! 10:30  :LT PENINSULA  HORSESHOE BAY ��� LANGDALE  Lmv* HortmiMM Bty  7:30 am     3:30  :30M      5:30 pm  11:30        7:25 M  1:15 pm    9:15  4:30 pm  6:30  ��� 12:25pmM  8:2011  NHS (.IISONS MAlTY ITD. ��� AN INW MNDf NT Ml Mid UO��EI  Sonnycrert Mal, Hwy. 101, Gibson,, B.C.  i-H77 (mom) Tol Free jVan): M2-1513 Fac 886-3713  Stave Sawyer_  mam Coast News, January 31,1994  community  Adoption of 'dry grad' urged  The British Columbia Automobile Association  (BCAA) is challenging BC's grade 12 students to  organize safe, dry graduation celebrations in an  effort to have an injury-free class of '94.  BCAA Senior Public Affairs Officer Palti Bacchus says BCAA will donate a BCAA family  membership to each secondary school holding a  dry grad celebration that is attended by at least 50  percent of the school's graduating students.  "In the last couple of years we've been hearing  about student groups holding alcohol-free graduation celebrations.  These celebrations can go on all night long and  include lots of entertainment and fun without alcohol or drugs.  BCAA hopes this trend will continue to catch  on throughout the province," says Bacchus.  To receive a BCAA membership which can be  used as a door prize at the celebration, students  must submit their dry-grad plans to BCAA by  April 15, 1994 by writing to BCAA Dry Grad, c/o  Public Affairs, 4567 Canada Way, Burnaby, BC  V5G4TI.  Dry grad plans must include names and phone  numbers of dry grad committee members, date  and location of event and a list of event activities.  "Wouldn't it be great if we never read another  news report about a car crash involving alcohol,  high school students, injuries and deaths?" said  Bacchus.  Last year, 101 schools responded to BCAA's  Dry Grad Challenge.  ir you have to walk your pet in the rain, there are few places prettier than Sarcents Bay Provincial  Park. ioel Johnstone photo  hallmoon happenings  by Ruth Forrester, 885-2418  There is still a real need for  volunteers to cover the Halfmoon Bay area in the annual  fundraising event for the Heart  Foundation. If you have some  time to spare for this good  cause, please call Fay al 885-  3575 or Marly at 885-2229.  The foundation has plans lo  have personnel in Trail Bay  Mall on Wednesday, Feb. 9 lo  test your blood pressure, jusl to  make sure that your heart is in  good condition.  The Halfmoon Bay branch of  Sl. Mary's Hospital auxiliary  will have its monthly meeting  on Monday, Feb. 14 al Welcome Beach Hall at 10 am.  Come along and get together  with this hard-working group  who help make life more pleasant for patients in our hospital.  There can't be too many members, so if you still haven't  joined, this will be a good  opportunity to find out what it's  all aboul.  At school  Things have nol improved  regarding the running dogs situation at Halfmoon Bay school.  Just last week one little fellow  slipped on dog mess in Ihe  school yard and his clothing  was in such a disgusting state  that the staff had lo go through  the lost and found box to get  him a change of clothing. It  would seem lhat tasks like this  are above and beyond Ihe duties  of school teachers, but if the  need arises ihey have to do what  Ihey can to help Ihe child.  It would help even more if  dog owners would keep their  animals at home and not leave  Ihem lo wander about and  annoy other people. But this is  something that goes on and on  and nothing gets done about it.  The Halfmoon Bay school  recently received a grant  towards the drug and alcohol  program. The money will be  spent towards hiring of speakers  who are experts on this subject  who will address the students  and hopefully get their message  across.  Date reminders  Salurday, Feb. 5 is Ihe date  for Ihe workshop sponsored by  the Suncoast Writers' Forge  which will be al Rockwood  Cenlre from 1 pm lo 4 pm. Judy  Gill will teach you how lo properly prepare a manuscript prior  to submitting it lo a publisher.  There is much lo be learned on  Ihis subject and it promises lo  be a most enjoyable and enlightening afternoon. Call Barbara at  885-5076 for information and  registration.  Also a reminder of the  Valentine's pot luck dinner at  Welcome Beach hall on Feb.  12. Phone any executive member for details.  Gas prices  Have you noticed the price of  gas has started to slowly creep  up again, or are we not supposed to be aware of such lac-  tics. It was brought down to a  more realistic 50.9 per litre and  we were reasonably satisfied  with Ihis. Now it is 51.9, while  one can still nil up the tank for  47.9 at Squamish and 49.9 in  Vancouver. There is still no reasonable explanation for being ,  thus penalized for living on Ihe  Sunshine Coast.  Talking of the Sunshine  Coast: we are so very lucky in  our winter weather this year in  comparison to other parts of the  country. Many gardens are  already displaying primroses  and daffodils in the middle of  January. We can soon watch out  for our little hummingbird  friends hovering around looking  for your feeders. If you should  spot any in your neighbourhood,  we'd be pleased to hear about it.  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Storm Rider  Jean Jacket  (Blanket or fleece lined)  $4999  Men's & Ladies  Sweatpants  & Sweatshirts  $999  All Sweaters  Men's & Ladies  50  O/  /O  OFF  Mock Neck  T-Shirts  long sleeve & Henley  $799  Ladies Assorted Jeans  & 100% Cotton        Cri%  Blue Bay Pants  Winter Jackets  & Coats  40  %  OFF  Flannel Shirts  2/$-|799or$g99ea  100% Cotton Shirts  100% Silk Shirts  $1799  Golf Shirts 2/$1500  a' Crasher  ' <l(l/('s  & Oh\ls  ��7799  Winter Fleece  Jackets  reg. $34.99  $1999  Men's Stone Wash  Jeans  C. James & Co.  Work World  Blue Bay  Your Choice  $2499  Sorel Boots  $4999  PLUS MANY MORE INSTORE SPECIALS  e-WORKWEN?   bh  l\  l\        \A/l^jlx I I WE RE WORKING FOR YOU  /    U   \        Vi   V/I\LL/    100% LOCALLY OWNED & OPERATED  Gower Pi Rd.. Gibsons ��� BBIi-1626 ��� 9:30-5:30 Mon-Sat., 11-3 Sun.  Cowrie SI . Section ��� 88!) 5858 ��� 9 3-5 30 Mon -Sal., Cosed Sun 10  Coast News, January 31, 1994  I February" Fabric "Sale  6' February 1 - 19th  20% off all regular price fabric  10% off quilting books  Give a Gift Certficate to  your Valentine!  Kenmar Knit 8e Sew  Mon Fri 9:30-5:00 Saluiday 10:00-4:S0 Madeira Park ��� 883-2274  community  'Explorer' discussions for parents of tots  'Livihg With an Explorer is Ihe theme of  a program for parentis of young children and  a very apt description of what it feels like to  be the parent of a toddler. The early years of  parenting are physically demanding and  emotionally draining. Il is natural for parents  to feel unprepared for the rapid changes of  behaviour that occur al various stages of  development and to wonder how other parents cope in similar situations.  This program is for parents who want to  share ideas and experiences with other parents, swap success stories or have a sounding  board to puzzle out a nagging problem.  Most important it is about parents meeting their children's needs without sacrificing  their own. Living With an Explorer consists  of Ave weekly group discussions led by an  experienced facilitator, starting Monday,  Feb. 7, from 7 to 9 pm at Community Services, Inlet Avenue, Sechelt. Cost for the  series is $20.  For information and registration call  Community Services 885-5881.  GREAT PRICES  GREAT SELECTION  ��*&  APPLIANCE AND LIGHTING  886-3606  927 HWY 101 BESIDE HOME HARDWARE  MONSAT<M)30  If you have a news stoiy, or see news  happening, call the Coast News at  8862622 or 885-3930  Treasurer Joan Mackereth and Friends of the Sechelt Library set up a bookstand and membership drive in Sechelt. Joel Johnstone photo  jOINUSFQRlHI  HBO  I  Best Value! Best Selection! Best Quality! Best Service:  5605 Hwy. 101, Sechelt  Tke  CLEARAN  ONLYifLONELY  t*H  ARM W  CHAIR i��  491.99  J  Birchwood  Miro ��� Blue  WYE 549."  SEAT "*699."  OF THE WEEK  Benchcraft  SOFA  roffon  799."  "*989."  j England ��� Corsair  LOVE SEAT  Waldo Spice  599|^re^84^9_  sechelt scenario  Illustrations do not necessarily depict items advertised  by Deanna Lueder, 885-7365  This seems to be the time of  year when, unless you're flying  off to a tropical vacation, one can  get a bit restless and seek some  changes.  Here's a way to zip up your  surroundings without flying  away or outraging the whole  family by re-arranging the furniture and moving the near-sacred  television set. Tuesday, Feb. 1 is  An Rental Day at the Arts Centre  im 2 pm to 6 pm. This month  Ihe still life photography of  Shirley Dalke is featured. It's a  wonderful way to put new life  inlo tired surroundings and you  can always buy the piece later if  you don't want to part with it.  Garden club  The Sechelt Garden Club  welcomes visitors to this month's  meeting on Feb. 2 at 7:30 pm al  St. Hilda's Church Hall. Patsy  from Pentangle Plants will be  speaking on the topic 'starting  seeds indoors'. Yes, it really is  getting to be that time of year if  you want a good start on some of  the slow-growing varieties. The  Sechelt Garden Club is a group  with some real experts on the  Sunshine Coast growing conditions as well as gardening  novices, and everyone seems  willing to share ideas and knowledge as well as slips and cuttings.  Totem Lodge  This coming Sunday, Feb. 6,  there will be a very special event  at Totem Lodge beginning at 2  pm. This is an afternoon service  of music, hymns and prayer that  offer support and compassion to  anyone who has losl a loved one  recently. Several pastors from  our local churches will lead this  service and members of the Hospice Sociely will be available for  anyone who wishes to talk of  their loss and grief privately.  Eveiyone is welcome.  If you are a writer, professional or amateur, the Writers Forge  is presenting an important work  shop on Feb. 5 from 1 pm to 4  pm at Rockwood Centre. It is  titled Manuscript Preparation and  features novelist Judy Gill. Registration is $10 for members and  $15 for non-members. Call Barbara at 885-5076 for information.  Festival workshops  Brochures are now out on the  upcoming spring workshops that  the Festival of the Written Aits is  presenting in April and May.  They are availableatlhelibrary,  local bookstores and al the festival box office in front of Rockwood (Jenlre.  You can still rent a table to  sell your crafts or homemade  goodies at the upcoming annual  Valentine Craft Fair on Saturday,  Feb. 12. Just call 885-4882. The  fair is open from 9 am to 4 pm  and promises to be lots of fun  with quality entertainment provided in addition to the crafts and  refreshments. The fair will take  place at the Sechelt Indian Band  hall.  I\RS NATIONAL  Kl \l isl \ll sl  c  NRS CIBSONS REALTY LTD. ��� AN INDEPENDENT MEMBER BROKER  Why Choose National?  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Dodge  CHRYSLER  SKOOKUM CHRYSLER  HIGHWAY 101, GIBSONS ��� 886-3433 12 Coast News, January 31,1994   wStT ������ iii    ..        i��� ��� ���������   ��MM�� _a_%\ m___ W___\ I __S  ^___\ __e___\    MM   <- ices effective Mn  Hours  ->ruary6, 1994  ���Sunday 10-6, r  Friday 9.9   s  ERiTflGE Market  ay 9-6  ���-Ii!i: Bake'V 885-9823  -a  QUALITY BRANDS YOU CAN TRUST  Oxydol laundry powder  Detergent 1148  61 you$av�� 1.07      JL JL  HIDrl reg. sue  Paper Towels  MEAT  2'i youwv��.67  Canada grade A beef  Outside  Round  Rump Roast  '^fek. *9S/kg  i69 lb  Nixed Nuts  400 g you savo 1.01  CoNriOQQ pfcjni flavour  Mineral Water       3/ QQ  296 M ..you save .43    IVv  Sunshine Valley strawberry  Creamed Honey  340 g you save 1.11  Compter i hearty noodles, Italian  Soup Nix  45 o  .you savt .31  Pride of tho World  Fruit Jams  375 ml youi  Light Tuna  99 g youi  Ai Star ballpark  Mustard  750 ml youi  141  i .31  .61  Cortina pomace  Olive Oil  3 L you mvo 4.11  Nutrtwhlp dfy mix, rog.  Dessert Topping  66 g you save .31  Raisins  730 g you save 1.01  taker's Supply  Baking Powder  450 0 you save 1.21  Delmonte unsweetened  Orange Juice  3��250 ml you save .(1  Unlco  Kidney Beans  796 ml you save .91  LaPre(orida12s  Taco Shells  121 g you save 1.07  La Proforida  Taco Kits  234 g you save 2 17  MeilcaM  Tortilla Chips  400 g you love .67  Mexlcasa assorted  Salsas  750 ml you love 1.01  Infant Formula  425 ml you save .21  Hcwkln s  Cheezies  200 g you save .61  Cookies  360 g you sav* .91  ]38  .78  l18  &��  ���98  298  l18  J28  l18  218  228  378  298  l18  2P  Pink Salmon  106 g you save .61  Doimonto assorted beans of  Kernel Corn  341 ml, salted you save .37  Idahoan ou grattn of  Scallop Potatoes  165 g you save .71  Grower's non-alcoholic parol or  i Cider  I ml you save .67  Trophy In Ihe shoe  Peanuts  700 g yousovel.il  Trophy  Cashew Snacks  450 g you save 1.51  288  .88  228  .68  .98  .88  J18  378  2*��  448  MUer Sharp's  Non-Alcoholic Beer 6/994  356 ml you savo 1.80    mi  luodhorg  Fancy Rices  4S4 g you save .91  ]88  196  Single Use Camera   1198  each up to 3.01     XX  HMtaf  Paper Plates  75 s you save .71  Scotch with or without flash  DELI  Black Forest Ham  Uleed or shoved, 100 g  Bavarian Neatloaf  Meed, 100 g   leer or  Summer Salami  Diced, 100 g   Schneider's hot Hungarian, Hungarian, Bavarian  or German  Salami  100 g   ]29  .99  .99  .���ovarian  J99  Plain. dHI or herb 6 spice  Cream Cheese 159  100 g  A  Family pock  Fresh Chicken Wings  3.95/kg   Family pack - bone-In  Fresh Chicken Breast  6.59/kg   Fleetwood - bulk  Hungarian Wieners  e.80/kg   Grimm's  Weiswurst  6.60/kg...;   treaded  Chicken Strips  9.90/kg   tt9*  ]790��  2991b  3990b  3991b  4491b  ���DM  Chicken Burgers     1791b  3.95/kg  X  Fletcher's  Chicken or  Turkey Wieners     949 ea  375 g  ml  Fletcher's  Regular Wieners 2*9  WIN A CLOTHES DRYER* AT  OUR STORE, FROM PROCTER  & GAMBLE AND CLAYTON'S  HERITAGE MARKET  0\\  MAW DATE FE6WARY 14,1994  'valued at $432/Dota* m store  SEAFOOD  Salmon Fillets 7991b  17.64/kg  ��  Smofcod  Cod Fillets S99fl>  13.21/kg  %M  Ftottn  Scallops Q95D>  22.02/kg  %F  PRODUCE *  wamorrna nrgv cno*c��  Navel  Oranges  1.MA0  ���49*  CeMemtoUJ.fl  Carrots  rti*9  lllb  CMmr#1 tancy  Red  Seedless Grapes  f 19 ft  XtammfSLQ **** ���  JL  VtW* prawn Moiwy ���  White Mushrooms029 ft  WnM/ny *******eeeeeeiet WmWK  I.C. Qfown tancy grodo  Mcintosh Apples  l.M/kg   WOmstAatmaeaam   aaaaaaa������)amaaa,  *Ajeaaalaaaaaa\.  a\\ta\\\stmAa\aaa\  Mwocon grown wmwipHM  Field Cucumbers gfib  ; i r.'\/\t.'l\X.n\tiV\ iff  gniinrtii  iiliiii      nn',; tijum v.'nii :i��t aiuji  . . . > .t'ttit, trtr- ��� .1...  UO/kg.  BAKERY  Unsliced Bread  454 g   .89  Orange Danish 2*9  Raspberry Jelly Rolls   073  Neat Pie 023  2 tor  A  Pizza Pretzels W>9  3 for.  Cracked Wheat Bread 149  454 g  X  DAIRY  Flosta assort od flavours  Ice Cream  4 L you savo 2.01  ��� ������*.___  ifnpvnai son  Margarine  907 g you save .96  lntpertoi woutot quoiteii  Margarine  1.36 kg you save 1.11  ft_____t iiii Ja i|  corona graroa  Parmesan Cheese  250 g you wve 1.41  Bari Mozzarella  Choose  464 g you save 1.37  Dairyland  800 g you save .34  398  228  2��8  3"  2��s  1��  Seafood  Item  Limit one per  customer  Jan. 31-Fcb 6. 1991  Claylons Hentnqe  M.iikct  .   -       r   :* "* -T  -      ���      -       ���   .1   .t  ��� .-���..���-..��.<   ,���     �����.....    ��.��   ,\  *.-��������;..    .      ^     .>������-��     ��-    -   ,-J      i.  .-',... .f.t.A.,,,.,,, **..**;, ja-*, .-.-.ja^J. A**'*'    ���.-���    ���   ��� ~ ���* -F        ��� Coast News, January 3  business  __a_L_z___ t__  jgAjk# m  1    r  r *  ��4^y  WF -timm-m^k-st  m            a,, i  ^ULttS  Lightening the load  Blaine Hagedorn of  JaW\^_____7d^  f^^__*Wm ''  \   iM  b  "*T^fl  Supervalu and Sunnycrest  S��*itl.  1         1 ""ul  Mall manager Nancy McCaw  I^W^^H \   ^^H  presented Gibsons mayor  _%\  fl       1     tH  Eric Small with two cheques  B fl  worth $15,000 Jan. 21. The  donations helped cover over  half the costs of installing the  trame lights located at the  v front of Sunnycrest Mall.  ^^n                            -mmm-1.  j wm  Ian Cobb photo  II  NEW?  Baby  Brids er brld. to b��  Have we visited YOU yet?  We have Gifts to welcome you.  CALL US!  Sechell Gibsons Sechell Babies   Ruth M3-SM7    Carole 186-3682    Midge 188-3380  B&fm i^amutcf wm j^ the. 16tk Avurursi  A^Qod'lfUn,  Walkers:  Challenge your friends/  Challenge your co-workersf  Runners:  Fibre-optics coming to Coast Cable Vision  It won't be long before Sunshine Coast residents will be able to travel down the electronic highway.  A recent announcement by Coast Cable  Vision Ltd. details the arrival of fibre-optics  ��� a much more advanced system of signal  sending and receiving ��� to Ihe Coast.  "During January, 1994, fibre-optic cable  will be installed from antenna site located at  Davis Bay and ending at Hopkins Landing.  Specially trained crews from BC Tel will  place 26.9 kilometres of cable to service seven  distribution hubs along the route," said Coast  Cable district manager Kenneth Hughes.  Work on this phase of fibre-optic installation is expected to end in April and the second  phase, running to Halfmoon Bay, will be completed next year.  The fibre-optic cable will replace Coast  Cable's coaxial cable system.  Some of the benefits of the installation of a  fibre-optic network are an increase in channel  capacity along wilh better quality of reception  thanks to fewer amplifiers, less interference,  smaller areas experiencing signal outages and,  as well, fewer outages.  While crews install the fibre-optic system,  cable subscribers will experience temporary  interruptions of service.  'Five hundred channels is  not unrealistic'  -Kenneth Hughs  "It's unavoidable because we have to disconnect the signals to the homes," he said.  Most interruptions will be Iwo to three minutes although some may stretch to IO or IS  minutes.  In addition to quality, the fibre-optic system will increase system capacity, Hughes  said. "Five hundred channels is not unrealistic," he said. In the near future, this will allow  cable customers to receive a pay-per-view system where the same movie will begin every  six minutes, thereby making pay-per-view  more convenient for subscribers.  Also, fibre-optics will allow a file server  system to be implemented and "the electronic  highway will also come."  Thanks to the fibre-optics, subscribers'  home computers can be connected "to the  world," Hughes said.  Coast Cable also plans to install a cable to  Elphinstone Secondary School "which will  facilitate the carriage of live and taped community programing for the studio at the  school." The cost of installing the fibre-optic  system will be about $660,000 and will be  added to Coast Cable's capital expenditures.  If a capital expenditure is used for the  upgrading of services, costs may be taken up  by increased cable fees, as approved by the  Canadian Radio-Televison and Communications Convnission. Hughes noted that other  capital expenditures, not part of increasing  services, aren't used for bill increases.  Cable subscribers bills went up 14 cents a  month on /an. 1.  Challenge another  business/  money talks  This is the first, irt a series of  columns about investment and1  taxes. Registered Retirement  Savings Plans (RRSPs)  Td figure out how much you  can contribute to a 1993 RRSP,  there are different guidelines for  members and non-members of  Registered Pension and  Deferred Profit Sharing Plans.  If you're a member, your  deductible contributions are  reduced by any so-called pension adjustments. Adjustments  reflect the value you received in  the year as a result of being a  member. This amount can also  be found on an information slip  from Revenue Canada, which  AIR MILES ���  AIR MILES  STOP IN AT  SHELL  Lower Gibsons  FOR YOUR  you should have received last  >��De��nnx*i?   ' ;  If you're'a'lWmber of Registered Pension and Deferred  ,  income; old age securi|y; and  Canada Pension Plan!      ,,,  Earned   income   is   also  reduced by alimony and mainte-  Profit Sharing IMan^jyicw��(fviap��^ynifms you-qiake lh��|  deductible contributions to an^'sare deductible for tax purposes,  RRSP are limited to 18 per cent  of earned income, to a maximum of $12,500. t  You are restricted lo 18 percent of your earned income for  1992 when determining Ihe  maximum deductible RRSP  contribution for 1993.  Not considered part of earned  income is income from: investment, such as capital gains;  interest and dividends; periodic  pension,   including   RRSP  When should you make contributions to an RRSP?    -'������-'  You can make an RR��P contribution at any time during the  year. However, for the contribution to be deductible for 1993, it  must be made before the end of  February 1994.  What are the advantages of  contributing to a spousal RRSP?  Spousal RRSPs allow married couples lo shift future  RRSP income from the higher-  earning Spouse to the lower-  '. earning spouse. This can result  . in significant overall tax savings  ��� when the spouses cash in their  ��� RRSffaitf will'reHUtt-S&hie of  ��� the clawback of the Old Age  ' Security pension.  '     Prtkided your RRSP contri- '  J bution remains in your spousal  ; RRSP for at least two years  ��� after the year you contribute, the  amount becomes the income of  the non-contributing spouse.  You can reduce your tax  rates. Look into spousal RRSPs.  ���This information was provided as a public service by the  Institute of Chartered Accoun-  ��� lants of British Columbia.  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Lord Jim's Resort Hotel is located on  Ole's Cove Road, just north of Secret  Cove on Highway 101, (604) 885-7038,  Vancouver toll-free 681-6168  "W  Lord Jim's Resort  Coast Hotels fS  & Resorts K?  sports  Hard  habit  to kick  Minor Soccer  League kids  continue their  season, rain or  shine, playing  In Gibsons,  Sechelt and  Roberts  Creek's CHIT  Gilker Park  every Saturday  morning.  Joel Johnstone  photo  Pigs pushed off pedestal of perfection  by Ian Cobb  Even Pigs get full sometime.  The Gibsons Pigs Rugby Club of the Vancouver Rugby Union re-discovered what il's  like to lose Jan. 22 at Connaught Park in Vancouver.  Buoyed by having to lose a game to the  Pigs by default a few weeks earlier and by  some late player additions, the Meralomas  Rugby Club trounced the Sunshine Coast side  23-7.  "This should be a good wake-up call for  us. We should probably do better now we've  lost one," said Pigs spokesman Ray Dow following the defeat.  The team was getting a little too comfortable on the field, expecting victory, he said.  The defeat should remind team members that  it takes eveiy game to be as successful as they  have been this season and the latter part of  last season.  Counting the Pigs 13-game winning streak  dating back to the start of this season, a  December exhibition win over the Powell  River Otagos and four wins in a row at the  end of last season, the Pigs' winning streak  was halted at 18 games.  The Meralomas opened up an 11-0 lead by  half time, thanks to two three-point penalty  kicks and an unconverted try.  They continued to chase the ungreased  Pigs into the second half and jumped inlo an  18-0 lead when a Meralomas defender intercepted a Pigs toss and scampered down field  unhindered for a try.  After getting a wake-up call with IS minutes remaining, the Pigs managed to dig down  and show why they're atop the VRU with a  13-win, one-loss record.  Displaying good support and pursuit, the  Pigs got the ball to Slu Frizzell who made  into the Meralomas end zone for a try. Kicker  Dave Strom made the kick to pull the Pigs  within 11.  However, destiny meant for the Meralomas to knock the Pigs off their pedestal and  they hung on for the 23-7 win.  "We had our chances but we just didn't  capitalize like we normally do," Dow said.  The Meralomas "fielded the best team  we've seen in years" for the contest, Dow  said. However, he added that if the Pigs  played like they can, they could still knock  the Vancouver side off.  In spite of the defeat, the Pigs are still atop  the VSU standings, one win ahead of the 12-1  Capilanos and well up on the 8-5 Kats.  And it will be a battle of first and third Saturday at 11:30 a.m. behind Langdale Elementary School when the Kats hop the Sound.  The Pigs regular home field behind  Elphinstone Secondary School is temporarily  closed while the field is being re-seeded.  Serving the Sunshine Coast since 19 -*5  SERVING THE CROWING  SUNSHINE  COAST  hmmim  Volume II  Ntuubir S. Feb   I. 1M��  Ik per tmn  Board reports    Councils, school board discuss budget expenditure  greater use  of library  Mm Msinil wai 4ec!*tt  cWirme ul GibMtk I.iKri-v  board, takini over ttw pom.or.  from T H '.dam. who reurn  ���fUr 11 ymt   11 chairman  Tht newly elected Library  boor* ai Iti fint meeUif un-  uttaawly voted an honorary  lila momWrihip to pailprru-  etui T R Adam in recotnition  et Ma  many  years of devoted  Mn. G. Marriott wai electa*  Mn.   R FWtcWr.  ttmmant,   Un.   R   Baereon  A. Y   fam.  Mn. A. Sommeri. rttlrinf aac  mary-tmtum wai pmenled  wm\ a Jewel caee a* a parting  awaeaa, by momWri et ibe  l*twr   ��*rt   ind  thai  tha rartova library operations  rar INT have been vary uiit-  faetery through in* -niendid  reparation of our efficient  vetanlary work iraipi  TW book circulation at ll-  W vaeaaMO iWve a large In-  ciii in balh department!  TW adult lecuen limed n  IW booei tha juvenile eectlon  Mtf bookj The total boat  ���lock at tha year and wai i.ni  vaaaaai Adull 1,111 and juve  alt 1.111. Jin airordtm to  I report shows ait  mora than IM  i without allowing for a  U ia gratWylni io note quite  an Increaie In adull mbicrib-  era. tnm 11$ in IW to IM in  IW Aa Javvnile department  *\m report* quite an inoteaie  M memo in hip  tW flnnriai condition of the  \\b. *.rf.  at  the  audited  nate-  mtMi   thow    K'v��    ��   eiwdll  balance at tha end of IMT of  1IM.1I   Eipondtturet for tha  r IMT an   Adult boob pur  aa  HNN:   Juvenile   booei  aperaimj  Dateline ���*���  VICTORIA  II* Han. MAIEL P. DAWSON)  Thr tecond teuton of the Iftli  Parliament of Britlih Columbia  wai opened on Thun . Jan. ��.  by the reading ot the Throne  Speech by Lieutenant-Governor  Ma}or General G B Pcarkei.  VC. Il wai nol difficult to be  loved deeply by hit entrance  to the chamber*, looking very  regal indeed, far thu en hli  final opening ceremony al our  teutons He hat done a wonder  fill job in hn rapacity of Lteu-  u antatuvernor and ht and  fin griciou* wife iiave endeared therein.n (0 aj| Mfmenli  of locie.y .<��� ui rmetnee  ��� * ���  Il *ai a ���r-K't-i if.rone ipeecn  making men;ioi o. e*veral blgti  Itgh'i .. tne Canacar. Caaten-  nal efirbutflh thioughwt the  firovtfite re -iptrttl. of Pioneer  medailiuai. \-r f | ;*e dU-  lingatafted .utUrs -tt Brttiih  Columbia. IH pft.)- t, coi  'j ;n vommuni!. �� ihrou)  the province and '/Hera.  l-fftilalive propositi would be  introduced at thu aetnon on  induiinal relation*, tha Wort  men'i Compenaauan legiilaiion,  legitlatiofl which wai laid over  until ihu senior, improvement!  and eiienaoni of locial welfare  benefiii. an act to create the  mineral j��de ai the mineral em  blen of the province Meaaurea  relating lo homing, educaiion.  health and welfare Morten  ��� ill be inltidKad Low caat  teaiai haualag far the elderly  will receive greater eipendl  lure ihu year \ itrong advance  on all fronli eill be encouraged.  Legualion w ll be brought up  ia integrate IV Bntuh Coium  ���a Ferry Autl.inty hy tram  (rmng io Her Meetly in nghl  V the pro* i ���   and will then  ime  under  ihr   Highway!  department   T1      i indeed a ire-  cOBMdei'  ���oughou!  Second meeting  set by chairman  While municipal councillor! were aoundlng out wbool board  (ruiteei oa what they termed uceime ipendmg. ��t a ipecial  school board-municipal council meeling laat Thuraday nighl, over  lonei of more ipendmg In order lo keep up with tctiool population  were evident.  Superintendent of Kbooli Gordon Johnm Informed Ihe board  and coundla lhat wilh the litflai of mora gradei from Ihe Reierv*  ���chool and the fad preient conitructlon will not took after require  menu, li will be neccaaary to place a 1MI referendum in order io  be able lo home the Khoot population.  The bone of contention among council memben concernVt  teacher <*er-entiilemint, money apent on grow* which could  bo need (er boUdlnfi, lha rapid irowth of teaching itaff compared  IO pupil population and what wai deicnbed u 0 general over-  eipanilon tn the whole ichool mtem  Membera of council able to    the auponttory tuff above the  Queen Carol installed  Job'l Daughter! (Jueen Carol  Korthner (lower loft) wtth infilling Officer Marilyn Hop-  tint dower right) and Senior  Pnncew Deborah Doctor (top  right) wtth Junior Pnnceei Candy McPhedran nop left) tl the  imUllalion ceremony Saturday  night in the Maionic Hall. Robert! Creek.  Queen Carol foilowi in a long  Jfnt of Joo.0 ��wenva*d <*ieng  with her officeri performed the  Queen t ritual before a large  audencr and taw her officeri  imlaltrd  InitaUIng team: Initalling officer Manljn llopkim. Guide.  I.ynnr Enmt Marihall. Suian  Taylor Chaplan. Calhy Wallii:  Recorder, fhyllu Hauka. Sr.  Cuitcdan, Heather Geoghegin  St (uitodian Carol MylrMe;  Munr an Mm Cameron. Solo-  ���it. Mr. Muaile Narrator.  *  '    Geiherr*'  ��� ' Car  Chaplain. GlynU MacLeod,  treaiurer. Elaine MncKentie;  recorder. Darlene Lawton, librarian, proiy Wendy Tracy;  muilcian Patty Feeney; mei-  lenger*. Karen Stanley. Sharon  Law��M. Faye Reid, Nancy Mil-  lier. Pam David; senior and  junior cutlodiam, Juanita Cham  bcrlin and L-mda Willlama; Inner and outer guard* Collnan  Fuller and Barbara Price.  Guardian Council Guardian.  Mm. Wilma Mormon, aiioctate  luardian. Mr J McLeod; Mn.  Chamberlin. Mn. Doctor Mn.  Korthntr. Mn. Uwson Mr  Rnbnion   Mr   David.  GUIDES ACTIVE  \ Girl Hj.de aunltary meet-  B| will b- held at the home of  Mrt Faye Ward, Sunshine Oiail  H xhway Gibion*, on Tueaday  evening   Feb   I ai  I  pm  h.iir I Ctnumiiiioncr Mn  few UW.i��ie uiges ail mem  ben  to  atlrnd  a��d  mv'ea  ol'  w moihen ���*  bo preaent were Chairman William Swain, tad Councillor!  Adele deUngc, Morgan Thorap-  wn ond .Harold Nelean fram  Sechelt. Chairman Fred Feeney  and Coundllort Wally Pelenon.  Gerry Diion, Kan Crotby and  Clerk Dave Johniton  Rtpreientim the ichool board  were Chairman Don Douglai.  and Truiioea Qlff Thorold, Lao  Johniton. W. H Malcolm. Norman Hough, Mn. Ubonta and  Mn. Sheila Kitaon wilh Peter  Wilson, secretary-treaiurer tnd  Superintendent of Schools Gor<  nomiiml taocMng tuff.  TW need far Increasing the  iim if BphlMUM gymnaimm  lnr<  ed in thie Kheol dwtricl Beard  pdky on ibe coMtrection of  schooti wai aiao qoMlionod. ll  wat Mao suggeetod IT  Chairman Fred Feeney of  Glbaoni in hit opening remark!  said the main reason (or meeling with ihe ichool board was  (he riling concern over tht tai  structure at it effected village  tatpoyers. School board Chairman Don Douglai aakl be has  arranged lo Wve Ihe council-  Ion al a meeting this Wednes  day mght when the actual bod-  gd for thli year can be dis-  ruiied  Queitiont rliied involved the  coil of landicaping and preparation of grounds at irho-)!  si'ei. the coil of temporary  ichool buildings oteronlllle-  menl of tbt number of leather*  on the staff tmountini lo Nl  tcachera.    Pfii'   coals    *htih  go into now bulldingi. TW coat  of mimic teaching received attention. TW preee* coot M  111,001 for a lupemiory motar  teacher wat regarded ai tao  high.  TW jump in IW number of  leactien tn a throe year period  amounting to a IM percent in-  create wai ajMaOaned on the  bom et pup! growth Secretarial Wlp to principal! and  lencWra and IW beardi ad-  mMlatratioB tuff w�� alio quri-  lloood.  Eiplaining the building program Mr. WUaen mentioned the  plebuciie I lotM was fTD.4M  which wai intended to cover  work at various achaali. At t  itiuli of a ft% increaie in  ono lender and a 1T.T% inrreew  in anotWr and an Increaie of  M*.N�� in an animate on Gm-  ���oni FJemenUry achool con  slruction plus the governmental  freere on aH WI urgently uecei-  anry typo of conalrartlon. forr  *��� W**4 io lafii 'ti fi-  Life is a tricky equation  The "trick" is to find the constant  The Coast News has been a constant on the Sunshine Coast for over 46 years. Over those years we've  watched the world change around us while we've remained steady as a rock, providing a safe, reliable  institution for your advertising dollar.  The first issue of the Coast News rolled off the presses on July 11, 1945, providing in-depth coverage for the  Coast's little more than 500 residents. Today, we're still covering the Coast for its 25,000-plus residents,  faithfully marking the passage of every week in history.  Life is too variable to predict what the next 50 years will hold, but with your support the constant will be the  COAST^NEWS  Trumpeting return  of Classic tourney  The Elphinstone Secondary  School basketball programs  may be in limbo right now as  students write their provincial  exams, but action will resume  with gusto Feb. 11, when the  annual Elphinstone Classic  Tournament starts.  A total of 16 junior and  senior boys teams from the  Lower Mainland, North Shore  and Pemberton will converge on  the Sunshine Coast for a two-  day tourney to be held at  Elphinstone and at Chatalech  Secondary School in Sechelt.  Sporting a 10-win and three-  loss record heading into the  tourney, the Elphinstone  Cougars senior team stands a  good chance of playing the  greedy host by winning its own  classic.  "I'm pretty sure we'll get to  the finals," mused Cougars  coach Bill Sluis, veering into  Dallas Cowboys' coach Jimmy  Johnson���confidence���country,  but Sluis, bum shoulder and all,  steered back inlo the straight  and narrow and added, "But you  never know."  One thing is for sure and was  so declared with absolute confidence by the coach ��� the quality of basketball lo be played at  the tourney will be more than  worthy of watching.  "You'll be surprised if you  come out to see them; they're a  good bunch of players."  The first game of the tourney  features the junior Cougars, currently playing it about .500,  when they take on Howe Sound  at 9 am Friday, Feb. 11 at  Elphinstone.  The senior Cougars take to  the court next with a match-up  against Collingwood.  There is no charge lo get in  to cheer on your local teams,  which also include the  Chatalech junior and senior  Eagles and Pender Harbour Secondary School junior Sakinaws.  Eagles eat salmon but  falter against Cougars  The Chatalech Secondary School Grade 8 Eagles boys' basketball  team has found something its members don't want to keep.  "We seem to have a knack of losing leads in the last few minutes  of the game," said coach Dave Diether.  The Grade 8 Eagles, considered a training/proving ground for  junior and senior programs, have lost to their counterparts al Elphinstone Secondary School (Cougars) four times Ihis year. However, the  point margin is only about 14 points in the Cougars' favour.  The squad lost lo the Cougars by four points Jan. 26 and before  then, it lost a game by a single poinl. All those losing points have  come courtesy of late-game rallies by the Cougars.  The only other game the Eagles have played so far Ihis season was  against Pender Harbour Secondary School Sakinaws. However, the  Fighting Salmon weren't in much of a fighting mood and the Eagles  scooped them from the water and ate Ihem to the tune of 23 points.  "We've got lots of players out and we've got some tall players,"  Diether said.  "We're playing as many of the kids as often as we can so we can  get them ready for juniors and seniors.  In seniors action, the Chatalech Eagles dropped another contest to  the powerful Cougars squad last week. This time, however, the winning margin was about 50 points for the Cougars.  "They have a pretty strong team this year," Diether assessed.  Happy Birthday,  TERRY  my favourite  Aquarius bud.  From the only persi  ever born oa  Ground Hog Day!  tnon  ^m*.  mm  M leisure  Musical duo to jazz up Gumboot Garden  Thf fiitmliii.il C'....-!.... rv.r_ ...in  l.  1..11 ��� ... _    . _    The Gumboot Garden Cafe will be hold  ing another music night Feb. 5 when violinist  Blaine Dunaway and classical guitarist  Nicholas Mah pop in for a one-night show.  Both musicians have long and storied  pasts.  If Coast residents can remember a show at  Roberts Creek Hall in 1992, featuring the  band Gypsalero, then they'll remember Dun-  away.  "He's a diversely talented musician," said  cafe co-owner Mark Safioles who, along  with partner Natasha Gellatly, is trying to  make the music night at the Roberts Creek  Road location a monthly event.  A West Coaster, Dunaway has also  played with the Vancouver Symphony  Orchestra, the Tommy Banks Orchestra and  Vancouver Ensemble of Jazz.  He has also been across the boards playing with the likes of blues legend John Lee  Hooker, Steven Fearing, the Waterpoets and  Joe Henderson.  Mah, originally from Ottawa, has recorded several recitals for CBC Radio and has  produced five cassettes.  The immensely talented guitarist has also  studied in Spain under Jose Tomas, himself a  student of the late, great Andres Segovia.  Both musicians are recipients of numerous awards.  'This promises to be an exciting concert,"  Safioles said.  The first set, scheduled to begin about  7:30 p.m., will be mostly classical pieces and  as the evening progresses, jazz numbers will  appear. A casual dinner will be served from  5 to 6:30 p.m. before the show. Tickets are  $8 and seating is limited.  Visual  delight  The Sunshine  Coast Arts  Centre In  Sechelt Is  currently  showing the  photographic  collage of Bob  Sherrln.  Bob Sherrin  photo  Unfinished work completes string quartet  by Allan Crane  They're coming from New  York Feb. 8. Alexander Korcha-  gin's bringing his wife, Tatiana  Zhelegnikova. He's the  Shostakovich String Quartet's  cellist. (She's a pianist in her  own right.)  The quartet is here to play  two concerts and enjoy Sunshine  Coast hospitality, the musicians  will stay with local families for  three days.  Their first concert will be at  the Pender Harbour Community  Centre at 1:30 pm Wednesday,  Feb. 9. The second is at the Twilight Theatre Feb. 10,7:30 pm.  Alexander Korchagin (cello),  Andrei Shislov (violin) and  Alexander Galkovsky (viola)'  were all born in Moscow. Violinist Sergei Pishchugin was  born in Tchilla, East Siberia. As  a child he moved to Moscow  where one of his teachers was  the legendary Russian violinist  David Oistrakh.  All of the players are graduates of Moscow Conservatory.  The quartet has more than 40  LPs and CDs to its credit.  The Sunshine Coast is in for a  rare treat with the two performances here. Music of the  Romantic period is tellingly represented by Brahms' (1833-  1897) Quartet No. 2.  Many local music lovers will  know this superb masterpiece.  None are likely to know Rach-  maninov's (1873-1943) unfin-_  ished string quartets, only discovered after his death. We will  hear the second of these. The  program will be completed in a  more contemporary Vein by  Shostakovich's (1906-1975)  Quarter No. 12.  Tickets are available at bookstores in Gibsons and Sechelt  ���and from the Roberts Creek  General Store. For the Pender  Harbour conceit only, tickets are  at Miss Sunny's Hair Boutique.  The newly formed Coast  Recital Society (CRS) is presenting these concerts. Future CRS  activities include a series of  three, spring concerts following  the conclusion of Countryside  Concerts' current series. More  information will be available,  shortly.  Roberts Creek offers fair cure for winter blues  Roberts Creek residents  know how to blow the mid-winter blues away.  For the fourth consecutive  year, residents of that out-of-  the-way yet rarely overlooked  community will host the Roberts  Creek Blues Fair Feb. 6.  According to organizer  Jeanelle Moen, the fair has nothing with the musical style of  blues which some people may  be led to believe judging by the  name of Ihe annual event.  "Winter blues means the  'blues-dom' that you feel during  the winter," explained Moen.  "So, il has absolutely nothing to  do with the music."  What il does have to do with  is an elaborate       setup of craft  tables and "exquisite meals,"  Moen said, in  addition to performances by a  plethora    of  local musicians     _______  and entertainers.  This year's fair will include  the talents of 11 performers,  including Larry Wahl, the Hot  Winter blues means  the "blues-dom' that  you feel during  the winter  -Jeanelle Moen  Potatoes, Clark Steabner, Silver  Dagger, Straight from the  Kitchen, Richard Price, Jane and  ,      - Boyd, and the  Piglets of Joy.  Gordo the  Clown will be  on hand for  children.  Moen said it  is the most  extravagant list  of performers  assembled to date, which will  complement the variety of jams  and jellies, larot card readings,  crafts, woodwork and jewelry  offered at the fair.  "An exquisite arrangement"  of East African foods is  planned, she said, courtesy of  Anar Kanji.  The fair has become an annual fundraiser for the Roberts  Creek Hall Restoration Committee. Moen would like to raise  $500 to be put toward any necessary spring repairs and maintenance of the hall.  The festivities run from 10  am to 3 pm.  Admission is $1 for adults  while children are admitted free  of charge.  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CLIP   'N'   SAVE 16 Coast News, January 31, 1994  ulUlvllllll Ivifdat  THE MAGAZINE  leisure  List your special event free of charge  in the 1994 Summer edition of  Sunshine Coast Maaazine.  (Formerly Soundings Magazine)  Any event occurring between May 1 and September 30 will be  included at no charge. Space is limited so book your listing now,  details may be provided to us later.  Notice Board <#  Oifota| ��nu art be epdsted mealkl;  Wc rescne the right to edit submissions for brevity  All submissions should refer lo non-profit events  of trame community interest  Items Mil be listed three weeks prior la Aeevent  'a******  The Sunshine  Coast News  MONDAY, JANUARY 31  Olbeons Sea Csvslcsde  Committee meeting, 7:30 pm, Marine  Room, below the Public Library. All  welcome. This year's Cavalcade runs  from July 22-24 with the theme Pirate  Party If you're new, here's a chance to  " to Know your communily Into: 681-  ar  WEDNEIDAY, FEBRUARY 2  rden Club meeting, 7:30 pm,  Sl Hilda's Church. Topic: Staring Seeds  indoors by Palsy Irom Pentangle Plants  Vistas welcome.  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 3  B.C. Motorcycle Aaan annual general  meeting and election ol officers, 4 pm. at  Tom McCourt'a, 5812 Edward Rd..  Secheh. 199 memberships are due ��� new  members welcome. Into: 885-4739 after 3  pm.  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 4  Sechelt Marsh Society regular monthly  masting. S C Arts Centre, 7:30 pm.  Speaker: Lorraine Andresiak Topic:  Nesting S Roosting Habits ol Bam 0*ts  Meet a special guest in 'person'!  Everyone welcome.  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY !  Optimist Club: Join the Optimist Club to  create opportunities for coastal youth.  Lunch meeting, 11 am, Promo's. Secheh.  Help us make a differ once today!  Render Harbour Wildlife teclety  Tetrahedron Plateau crosscountry ski  trip. For any level ol experience To  register, call 883-2807.8854135 or leave  message at 8852398  SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8  Winter Blues Fair. Roberts Creek Hall,  10 am-3 pm. Adults 11, children Iree.  Clowns, entertainment, crafts, etc. Into:  885-5512  B.C. Recreation Complex Society  meeting. 2-4 pm, S.C Arena. Working  towards a recreation complex lor the  benefit ot all citizens Inlo: 885-8955.  8868250  ���I Service: if you have lost a loved  one in the transition ot death over the past  months, the Pastoral Care Committee of  St. Mary's Hospital invites you to the 3rd  special service ol 'Reflection 8 Sharing.'  2 pm, Totem Lodge Several pastors of  local churches win share in an uplifting  service of familiar hymns, prayer and  special music Hospice Society members  will be available after tne service for those  who wish to talk of Iheir loss and grief All  welcome  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY I  S.C. Home Suppon Society Hospice  Inservice. 4:30 pm, St Marys Hospital  boardroom  WEDNESDAY. FEBRUARY t  St. Mary'e Hospital Auxiliary. Pender  Harbour branch meeting, 1:30 pm, SI  Andrew's Church  Third Annual Ecumenical Christian  Women's Luncheon, 11 am.2pm, Bethel  Baptist Church. Trail Ave 8 Mermaid St..  Sechelt. Cost: SS/psrson Speaker:  Evelyn Richardson. Vancouver  Elphinstone Electors' Assn annual  general meeting. 7:30 pm, Frank West  Community Use Room, Elphinstone  Community Centre, Chaster Rd All  Elphinstone residents welcome and  urged 10 attend  Heart I Stroke Foundation of B C I  Yukon will have nurses taking blood  pressures, Trail Bay Mall, 10 am-4 pm  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10  I.C. Commuters' Aaen welcomes  commuters, frequent travellers, individual  commercial travellers and all Sunshine  Coast citizens who wish to promote  Improvement in ferry transportation  services to our first General Meeting .  Olbeons Elementary auditorium, 7:30 pm  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY f 2  Valentine's Craft Felr, 9 am-4 pm,  Sechelt Indian Band Hall. For table  rentals, caH Dee. 8854882.  Welcome Beach Community Aasn  'Valentine Potluck' supper * dance, 6  pm. Come along and bring your lavourite  casserole, salad or dessert Then dance  to live music by Ihe Great Danes Tickets  I reservations: Pat 885-9852: Joyce 865  5946: or Fred 885-9501 Tickets $5.  SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 13  Percussion Workshop wilh members ot  SUMALAO, 5-7 pm, Rockwood Centre.  For beginners and experts. Early  registration $20. After Feb. 4, $25. Call  885-2522 to register  S.C. Arte Council Countryside  Concerts Series presents SUMALAO, 7  musicians playing traditional and  traditionally-based Latin American music,  2:30 pm, Haven's Cry Theatre, Sechelt.  Subscribers are reminded to contact  concert organizers it they are unable to  use their tickets Tickets ($15 end Into:  M8-2324,8854402 or the theatre on the  day ol the show. 885-4597  Retired Teschers' Aeen, Branch 46  Valentine Luncheon. Wharf Restaurant  Buffet Happy hour at noon, lunch 1 pm  $8. Speaker: romance author Judy Gill.  New members welcome.  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 14  B.C. Peace Oroup meeting, 7:30 pm,  Roberts Creek Elementary School library.  Refreshments. Al welcome.  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 17  Income Tsx Seminar: training session  for volunteers who ere willing to help  others with basic income tax forms.  Sponsored by Volunteer 8 Information  Centre snd Revenue Canada. 10 am-2  pm, S.C. Community Services Society,  5838 Inlet Ave.. Sechelt. There is no cost  lor this workshop and refreshments will  be provided Into 8 registration: 8855681  (ask lor the Volunteer Centre).  MISCELLANEOUS  Suncoest Wrltere' Forge Annual  Writing Contest:: send your original  writing, short story or ancle by Feb. 16 to  Writers' Forge. Box 2154. Sechelt. B.C  VON 3A0 lor cash prizes and publication  in The SunCoaster anthology Maximum  1200 words Contest rules are available  at your local bookstore, or phone Jan  DeQrasS at 888 4692  Tuberculin Skin Testing I Travellers  Clinic (Gibsons HeaRh unit] January 31:  (Secheh Health Unit) January 31 and  Prenetel Clsssss (Gibsons Health Unit)  Late Class Series ��� February 15. 22 a  March 1 (Sechell Health Unit) Early  P.-enatal Class February 22: All above  Prenatal Classes ere from 7 to 9 pm.  Please register early as classes fill up  quickly To register (Gibsons) 886-5600).  (Sechelt) 885-5164  Elphinstone Pioneer Mueeum, 716  Winn Rd , across Irom Post Olfice.  Gibsons Displays are constantly  changing Wheelchair accessible For  hours ol opening or to book a tour 886-  8232  Parent-Tot Drop-In: for parents with children up to 5 9 30 11 30 am al the follow,  ing locations: Gibsons United Church Hall  (Mon . Tues , Wed , Fri); Sechelt St.  Hilda's Church Hall (Tues). Wilson Creek  Communily Hail (Thurs.) Inlo:  Community Services, 885.5881  Sexually Trsnsmlttsd Dlsssse Clinic:  (Hi v information, counselling and testing) Phone lor appointment in Gibsons  6865600. Sechell 885-5164.  Single I Pregnent? Call the Heallh Unit  - 6865600.  Hospital Tour: phone SI Mary's Hospital  switchboard, 685-2224  Parsnt a Baby Drop-In gives parents an  opportunity to meet other parents and  discuss common concerns. The group  gathers every Tuesday hom 1:13 to 3:30  pm at 494 s Fletcher, Gibsons and in  Sechell at 5571 Inlet on Wednesdays  from 1-3:30 pm.  School Entry Booster Clinics: A boost-  er dose of diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis is important for children entering  school. Gibsons clinics - 666-5600;  Secheh dinks- 885-5164.  Sunahine Coeet Breastfeeding  Mothers' Oroup: mothers' meetings,  1994 (meetings begin et 10 am): Feb. 7:  Baby Arrives. The Family and trie Breast-  Fee Baby. Into: Laurie, 966-7900 or  Roxanne, 868-3230.  Sunshine Coeet Bridge Club has party  and duplicate bridge games every  Mondey I Thursday at 7 pm,  Wednesdays st 1 pm. Bridge partners  guaranteed June 23: ACBL championship  game. Inquire about gin rummy cash  prizes contest: 885-5552. 09  MONDAYS  Recovery Inc. oilers a self-help method  to overcome the negative feelings that  come hom leer, anger, depression and  constant anxiety. 7-9 pm, Gibsons United  Church Hall. Call 886-6026. 05  Sunshine Coast Spinners a Weavers  Guild meets 1st Monday of each month,  Sept. through June, St John's United  Church, Davis Bay. For more info: Lynn  Pakulek. 885-7355.  New Horizons meets every Monday,  1:15-4 pm lor bridge, carpel bowling, etc.  Roberts Creek Community Room. Into:  885-7203 OS  Qibsons Lsndlng Msrchants Assn  meets 3rd Mondey ol every month, 7:30  pm to discuss plans for the area. AH non-  member merchants welcome. Location  changes monthly. 09  TUESDAYS  "Living With Csncsr" Support Group  meets every other Tuesday, Kirkland  Centre, Davis Bay, 1 pm Into 685-5881  or 886-8369  S.C. Arts Council: Local an tor sale or  rent First Tuesday of every month. 2-6  pm Put original artwork on your walls  and suppon Coast artists Trail & Medusa  Aves. Sechelt 885-5412  WEDNESDAYS  Breakswsy Psrsnls Support  Oroup meeting. 7 30 pm. Gibsons United  Church Fellowship Room, last 3  Wednesdays of January Please come &  share1  Children's Story Hour, 2-3 pm. Section  Public Library Inlo 885-3260 09  Seniors' Wellness Exercise Oroup  meets 9 30 am. Frank West Communily  Use Room, Chaster Rd , Gibsons  Caregivers especially welcome info. 886  2552  THURSDAYS  3C's Weight Loss Support Oroup  meets afternoons 12 30 2 30pm call 666  2692, and evenings 6:30-8 00pm, call  886-7159. at the United Church.  Glassford Rd, Gibsons  Birth Control Clinic. Coast-Garibaldi  Health Unit. 494 S Fletcher, 7-9 pm.  Confidential service - everyone welcome  No appointment needed Into: 865-7770  Nevy Lesgue Csdets tor boys and girls  '0-13 years ol age. Cadets develop self-  respect and discipline while having tun  learning nautical skills 6 30 pm. Gibsons  Legion Hall. Sept-May Continuous registration, uniforms provided Call Mike. 666-  8236 22  FRIDAYS  Breast Self-Exam Clinic: First Friday of  each month, 7:30-9 pm. Gibsons Health  Unit.  Country Stars Square Dsnce Club. 8  pm. Seniors Activity Centre. Sechelt Info.  Alice, 8882769 09  Gibsons' Quay Works Gallery  offers peek at local erotic art  by Dun Anderson  There's nothing shocking  aboul Erotica, a 23-piece display of erotic art currently  showing at the Quay Works  Gallery in Gibsons.  At least that is the opinion of  artist Donna Balma, co-juror of  some 45 pieces of art submitted  lo the gallery in preparation for  Ihe month-long show.  "It's hopelessly heterosexual," Balma said.  "We didn't get anything from  Ihe other sexual persuasions.  "I've been in the art world  for many years now and I've  seen shocking...To my mind,  there is nothing thai is outrageously shocking (in this  show)."  Balma and fellow artist Maurice Spira selected what they  believe is the best interpretation  of erotic art by Sunshine Coast  and Lower Mainland artists.  Works submitted covered  virtually all media, including  sculptures made from wood and  Plexiglass, black and white photographs, pencil drawings and  acrylic paintings.  "Some (submissions) we  found incredibly banal and trite  and others we found that people  had imaginatively expressed the  theme of the show," Balma said,  prior to Saturday's show opening.  North Vancouver artist Leo  Peterka has submitted two wood  sculptures, while local artist  Roger Handling's slightly eclectic painting/sculpture of a naked  form managed to capture the  appreciation of the jurors and  Quay Works co-owner Lionel  Trudel.  Other works accepted into  the show include Elizabeth  Simpson's acrylic painting entitled "Evolution," a tapestry on  natural fibres courtesy of Lois  Kennedy, and a 15-second tape  recording involving some form  ^jjjj^  >  ^Uli  ____$<'''��*  ____%      Bw  'Jfnpm  !���  A  tai.-''  i '���' ;4ts?  0   ^f  ^__ A- *"^B  #~\m  t  "    '"'          *^m\  f; <*��� C'   *  et.  V  "'I  i^^^B   ^B  :'s��^B  ��  am  \  a. B  A variety of erotic Installations and pieces are on display at  Gibson's Quay Works Gallery erotic art. Joel Johnstone photo  of eroticism.  Balma and Trudel would not  offer detailed descriptions of the  recording prior to Ihe show's  opening, preferring to leave il  up to gallery gazers to discover  it themselves.  "The experience is within the  experience," Trudel said.  Despite initial fears that the  show would spawn criticism and  possible outrage from the community, Erotica has generally  received favorable response, he  said.  "It's all been pretty light-  hearted. There's been a lol of  talk in the community and it's  all been positive.  "We expected it to be popular... I was expecting to get 30  (submissions) and to see 45  come in is indicative of the popularity of this subject on the  Coast."  The show runs until March 1.  Rockwood set for one-woman show  Local writer/performer Caitlin Hicks will debul  her latest play, Singing The Bones, at Rockwood  Centre in March  Hicks performed last fall at Rockwood's Story-  Telling Festival and saw the creative potential for  theatre at Rockwood.  "Hicks approached us about a production and  we thought it was a great idea," says Rockwood  director Sandy McBride.  Hicks' performance offers a fine combination  of original music and presentation with creative  use of the Rockwood facilities. The north wing  will be turned into a 120-seat theatre for the performance. Directed by Gordon Halloran, Singing  The Bones will be staged with unique approaches  to light, sound and set.  "It's a non-traditional setting for theatre and  that's what 1 like about it," said Halloran, "The  north wing is not your typical theatre space, but  with Rockwood's technical assistance we are  going lo try some unexpected things with staging  and set."  Singing The Bones is a modern version of the  story of La Loba, the woman in the desert who  breathes life into the bones of wolves. Caitlin  Hicks' play explores the mystery between life and  death by following a midwife's mystical journey.  The audience is guided on a passage through the  heart of darkness towards the healing light of birth.  Performances will take place on Friday, March  18 and Saturday, March 19 at 8 pm. Tickets must  be purchased in advance and will go on sale Feb.  14. For information conlact Rockwood Centre at  885-2522.  'ALUS  VARIETY I      FOODS  ��  NATUREWORKS XtCn*j*A)n"  Nutrition Centre Inc.  %2Xm  GIBSONS  CHRISTIAN BOOKS  2A-747 NORTH RD.,  GIBSONS  Store Hours:  Mon.-Sat. 11-5  Fri. 11-7 Ph: 886-4748  IN-STOCK  Wide selection  of fiction books  for rainy day reading.  NEW STOCK OF-  Ccwelte'*  out CD'*  Come in and browse  Artists  encouraged  to register  for juried  show  "Visualedge 94" is the  regional Juried Exhibition in  which participants are chosen  for local display Feb. I2-March  13 and inclusion in The Assembly of BC Arts Councils'  Images and Objects May 25-29  in Campbell River. Jurying will  take place in Sechelt on Feb. 12.  Artists who wish to enter  work must register their intent  and pay entry fees by Friday,  Feb. 4. Entry forms and information brochures are available  at the Sechell Arts Centre.  Delivery of work will not be  accepted until Saturday, Feb. 5.  Work can be delivered during  regular hours Feb. 5-11.  Professional Development  workshops will be offered on  Saturday, Feb. 12. Artists entering works are entitled to participate in these workshops as part  of their registration. Anyone  wishing to take the workshop  without submitting work for  jurying can do so for $15. A list  of workshops is available at the  Sechelt Arts Centre, whose  hours are 11 am-4 pm Wednesday to Saturday, lpm-4 pm  Sunday.  r-.   -     .,  r.    -  --...        r�� .  ____m  : ���  ��� St. .-  ?   - *��� T -T .-I 4\,J ���  ��� '   .'.  .*    * -     -     '   etk   A.���* jTj**  ^ *    "  '������HH  ���i Coast News, January 31,1994 17  Thank You  to our valued readers. Businesses  appreciate it when you tell them  you found them in  .    The Coast News     a  S. MADILL CONTRACTING  All typei of concrete work.  Sidewalks, driveways, slabs - smooth, broomed,  exposed aggregate finishing.  Quality Concrvu Work        Coloured ft Stamped  M3-2117 Concrete, Curbs ft Outfta  industrial     AUTOMOTIVE       Marine  ���  PARTS & SUPPLIES  A101 SUPPLY ltd  1061 Hwy. 101, Cibsons, B.C. 886-8101  S.il.B-6, Sun.lO-V  Mon.'Frl. b-6  Thank You ^  to our valued readers. Businesses  appreciate it when you tell them  you Tound them in  k    The Coast News    >  G.M.S.  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Businesses  appreciate it when you tell them  you (bund them in  k    The Coast News    a  ELECTRICAL SERVICES  ROOFING  Specializing In all types ol  FREE     commercial & residential roofing  ESTIMATES 886-2087 eves, tmmmZ  Thank You ^  to our valued readers. Businesses  appreciate it when you tell them  you found them in  The Coast News    >  THOMAS EJ^QTRICAL  " CONTRACTING  J.Thomas   886-7571  FREE ESTIMATES  REG. ELECTRICIAN  NO. 17933  J's Heating Service  Oil Furnace Service & Repair  886-9710  f  ENGINEERING  \  unbhine Coast Embimeerimg  Engineering and Dtiign (er  ��� Subdivision Development  > Cutfom IMdantial and Commereid  ��� Structural ��� Soib ��� Marine  Gibion.,'BCVONIVO 886'4743j  DENNIS MULLIGAN  Plumbing & Heating Ltd.  24 Hr. & Emergency Service  is:886-8572 Home:885-7085Fax:884-5392/  ws  Quality Custom Heme*  ��� Design & Drafting  I Construction ��� Foundations * Framing  ��� Exterior * Interior Finishing  PDM  j ___WLfi-mWm\\mWm  Furnaces, Fireplaces. Hot Water Tanks.  QUALIFIED DEALER ��� NATURAL GAS INSTALLATIONS  call MOW 114-71 It  . Showroom: ��73 Fount ad. Qibsons       j  COTTRELLS MARINE SERVICE  /  TkftonhlM  CmiI'i E��lnra#t  Dealer  FUWRIHS:  mAUNEW  SPIIHK SEMES  _\EVinRUDE  WRUDE  w*    v  COTTRELfSl  MARINf   SERVICE I  Kill. -:iiio:.  EXCAVATING  Thank You  to our valued readers. Businesses  appreciate it when you tell them  you found them in  .    The Coast News    .  Fas trac backhoe k  TRUCKING SERVICE  ��� SEPTIC FIELDS  ��� DRAINAGE DITCHES  ��� EXCAVATIONS ^g ^  I IS?"   STEVE JONES   8864269  Nov; oil t  he Sunshir  r         ,i                1  e f oast1  IK PUS  Ventilation o  d li ti  885 7670    R''"d  Cell. 880-7655  nlial 8. to"'.,  vr IklM-    Air 0...K  l '.   .ll  Rkk Di'Long  MECHANICAL SERVICES  A �� T ENTERPRISES: ConMraellen Services  Serving Trie Coasl Sine. IMS  ��� CUSTOM HOMES  :$\*t ��� ADDITIONS  ��� RENOVATIONS  ������������MM  T. WONO, iox ns. OIBSONS. I.C. 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Businesses  appreciate It when you tell them  you found them In  The Coast News  kziAWTH Excepting  ��� Land Clearing & Developmeni  ��� Excavating ��� Trucking  ��� Subdivisions  We otter a full line ol  Satvlcaa with our  HITACHI EXCAVATOR  Out Customer Seivice Is  prompt with prolessional  work at competitive rates  Ken Blrkln ��� 885-7487 ��� Call. 671-6411  Quantum Drywall  Quality& Service Guaranteed  MlltC Tfnbrocli  Pll. 883-2175  SUNSHINE KITCHENS  ��� KITCHENS �� BATHROOMS ���  Ctllulmr  250-3376  SIDING  YOUR SIDING SPECIALIST  JCES  APPLICATORS  ��� New & Renovation  ��� Duroid Roofing  ��� Addition  STEFAN  FREE ESTIMATES 290-6056 18  Coast News, January 31, 1994  Take Advantage of our Nexv Classified Ad Special  Run yottr classified ad 6 times  and pay for only 2 times!  Coast News (Monday  Classified Deadline:  THURSDAY at 5 pm  -. Gibsons &  1Br Sechelt Offices  Homes &  Property  PRIVATE SALE. Home: 3 bdrm  up. bath/snower, tile Kil/disn wash-  er, liv/rm. 1 bdrm - den down,  lam/rm, laundry, lull bam, peiiel  slove. t'4 acre lol. 8x10 gaiden  sued. Near com malls. Cedar  Grove Elem. 8 Sec school. 10  min. lo leny. $164,900.886-9983.  ��6w  Grantnams Ldg view Fot Woodlands Ave Ca�� 948-0713    ��t0c  For sale by owner Grantnams  view lot. Lot ��15 Woodland  $68,000 866-4557 ��7w  1.   Homes &  Property  7 year old 1500 sq. It. rancher on 2  1'4 acre lol In quiet Cedar Grove  subdivision. This 3 bdrm home has  a lamily room, 11/2 balhs, heatila-  lor fireplace and plenty ol room tor  Ihe kids lo piay oulside. Adiacenl  empty lot has separate title and  could be sold or built on later. Big  wood shed and 8x10 garden shed  round oul the package priced lor a  quick sale at $225,000. Cal! tic-  3841 eves No agents please. #7c  Roberts Creek privale sale, acre S  house with in-law suite or rentai.  866-2329 ��7c  2 I 2 acre rot. end ol Lonn Road.  4 bdrm lamily home w/1 bedroom Hallmoon Bay. $130,000 includes  suite. W. Sechelt Good mvesl- eagles nest and troul pond. 885-  menl. $163,900 obo 885-5764 ss    7672 ��7c  ERROR  RESPONSIBILITY  PLEASE CHECK YOUR AD  ON THE FIRST DAY IT APPEARS  Advertisers are asked lo listen carefully as all ads  placed by telephone are completely reod back  verifying requested classification, slarl date,  number of insertions and o copy content.  We take extreme care lo avoid typographical  errors, however, in the event of an error, we are  responsible only for Ihe first incorrect insertion of  an ad. We do not assume any reponsibilily for any  reason for an error in an ad beyond Ihe cost of Ihe  ad itself.  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BUILDING SUPPLIES  Francis Peninsula Place 883-95$ 1  MARINA PHARMACY  Pender Harbour Centre 88J2H88  In Halfmoon Bay  B &J STORE 88S8SS5  In Roberts Creek  ROBERTS CREEK GENERAL STORE 885-3400  DEADLINE IS 5:00 PM THURSDAY  In Sechelt  THE COAST NBWS  5521 Cowrie Slreel 88V3930  In Gibsons  THE COAST NEWS  537 Cruice Lane (behind Dockside Pharmacy)  886-2622  1.   Homes &  Property  ROBERTS CREEK  Very special 2600 sq. II. rancher  w/huge storage and possible suite  below. Loads of extras, some  ocean view. Completion in February. $289,000 B86-0684 or BB6-  0380. tin  2 bdrm. view condo - assumable  mortgage, no GST, prime location,  F/S, D/W, laundry facility. Asking  $92,500. Rep > to Box 409, c/o  Coast News. Box 460, Gibsons,  BC VON tVO. #7w  Ocean view lot in Secnelt. Sandy  Hook area, mostly cleared, all  amen, at lot line. 90x188. 942-  5098 or 885-2213. ��6c  10.455 sq. It. loi; Lower Gibsons.  886-7309. #5*  Two new 16 It. nexagonal buildings, perlecl lor offices or guesl  houses. Must be moved. $28,000.  685-6170 ��5w  48 acre Pike Rd., Langdale. beautiful view. 1 blk. from school.  $130,000 686-4827. ��6w  Private Silt - Glbioni -1534  Islsndview Dr. 3 yr. new. view  executive home, 2700- sq. It, 5  bedroom, 3 full bathrooms, olfice,  skylights. Florida lighting in  kitchen, loma dining and living  room. Family room wilh woodslove  oil nook. Large rec room down,  new cedar indoor hot tub room  with 6 It. slider, 2 car garage, wrap  around deck, lenced 1/3 acre  backing onlo ravine. Energy Plus  Heat. Freshly painted with extensive trim work. This home has it all!  $246.900.866-9595. #5c  Pnvate sale - Davis Bay. 4 bdrm.,  vaulted ceiling, ceramic tile, much  more. $269,000.865-5555.   ��6w  New I bdrm. cabin, 'move' to your  property. Plumbed, wired and insulated. Fridge, slove and exlras.  Jus! move in 686-2751 Mike. I6w  RHA I.TORS  If you're earning  $50,000���� or more  a year, talk to me,  Nick Proach, to  find out how you  can keep more of  your earnings  witli Coastwide's  100% plan.  885-0505  all calls art: confidential  Coastwkk Realty  ItAittT'  H  GARY WHITE  886-8107 ��� 1-351-4390  Homes &  Property  3 bdrm. modular w/new con,, .al  addition and new cedar decks on  landscaped 1/2 acre, prime  Redrooffs location. $135,900. 895-  3374. ss  ROBERTS CREEK  4 bdrm. home wilh hardwood and  slate floor throughout on private  .67 acre. Two car garage, workshop and potential revenue/in-law  suile. Zoned R2. $259,000. please  call 885-2253, no agents.       ss  Lol I Mounlamview Drive, partial  view lol, level and cleared in a  quiel cul-de-sac wilh all underground services. Privale panhandle access. Ready lo build your  dream home. $69,000. Call 886-  3812 or 328-5534. ss  Rancher 3 bdrm. 2x6 const., well  insulated. 100x165' lol. Area ol  new homes, $169,000.886-7825.  ���5w  7.   Announcement  I 7.   Announcement  ��� 15   Wanted  Attention  Craftcrs  Molly's lane  Market has  space available  for single or  shared booths. We are a year  rexmd retail area Come browse  & have coffee MM07I  orUMOO  MARY KAY  Call now lor your FREE Glamour  Make-Over and Facial. No obligation 100% guarantee, not tesled on  animals. Discover Ihe new youi  Yvonne 686-4643. ��5c  GRAPE DEALS  WINTER WINE CLASSES  Winter Wine Making Classes now  starting, learn lo make wine, beer,  coolers, and liquors al a fraction of  the retail cosl. For inlo and class  dales call 886-0225. ��6w  Bouquets lo reporter Roxanne  Gregory ol the Coast News lor her  diligent and truthful coverage ol  the Fairview Group Home in Gibsons.  Community Advocates for Handicapped Individuals. #5c  Thanks! The 1st Sunshine Coast  (Gibsons) Beavers, Cubs, Scouts  & Venlurers thank the community  for supporting our annual Christmas Iree sales and other fundraisers. Your support will help ensure  another exciting year of scouting In  Gibsons. #5c  The Arthur Redman lamily thanks  all those who called and sent cards  of comfort. We are grateful. Also  lor Ihe kind attention given Maiy by  Dr. Walter Burtnik and the caring  staff on the second floor of St.  Maiy's Hospital. ��5c  CORNER  UOSET  in Molly's  lane Market  NEW ITEMS IN THIS WEEK:  Potpourri -JugglingBalls  Sims Bills - Mnn-ssfrums  New Addition: insioc passage map  ComeS    886-8078  browse    amattmigi  Gourmel on Ihe Greens ��� open  daily 10 am lo 3 pm, Friday night  dinners 5:30-9:30. For reservations  call 8B5-2833, Hwy. 101, Roberts  Creek Goll Course. Members and  public welcome. *5w  Cameo Singles Club. Crib, lun.  cheons, potluck dinners, dancing,  hikes, camping. Call lor inlo 886-  0954 or 885-5384. fin  NEED A TUTOR?  Qualified, experienced teacher will  tutor students in all elementary  grades. 886-9182. #5w  Acupressure majsage lor relief pt  stress or pain. Ardith Beynon 885-  4503. ��7o  Petite, slim, enthusiastic, warmhearted financially eecure woman  (age 60) would love to dance,  walk, travel, etc. with affectionate,  intelligent, non-smoking gentleman1 RR2. S39, C41, Gibsons, BC  VON 1V0. #5c  Ye��!  It CAK fcoKiacI  Sechelt's Waterfront Park  ���MsupportHH  Trail Bay Park Project  885-2339  752 Hwy 101 50x268 ioi. 3 bdrm  older house. $165.000.886-9049  ss  Five wooded acres. Langdale  aril. Creek 1 somi view.  $135,000 lirm. No agenli al ill!  886-4714 ss  COSTARICA  2 5 acre serv ced lot w'vuw,  stream pasture and tropical fruit  frees, minutes to beaches.  $27,000 Owner. 685-5157.     ss  I HAVE THE SOLUTION TO  YOUR RESOLUTION!     ,  Lose that excess weight, ind inches. Increase your energy level and  feel belter aboul yourself in W. All  natural herbs. Medically approve!  and clinically tested. As easy as 4  tablets 2x daily. 100% guaranteed.  Over 250 satisfied customers on  Ihe Coasl. Wendy - 21st Century  Health Cons. 866-3067.       ��7c  PRIVATE TUITION  Fully qualified experienced teacher  available Adults, high school and  elementary students. 886-6468.  ���7w  Adult children of Alcoholics or dysfunctional families piease call 886-  3849 or 885-4622 lor help,     nc  ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS  885-7863.24 hour line.        tfn  Prayertothe -.-.,..  i --'-MattSpirit  Holy Spirit, you who make me see  everything and who show me the  way to reach my ideals, you who  give me the divine gift to forgive  and forget from all thai is done to  me, and you who an in all the  instincts ol my life with me, I in this  short dialogue, want to thank you  for everything and conlirm once  more that I never want lo be separated Irom you no matter how  greal the material desires may be.  I want to be with you and my loved  ones in your perpetual glory. A  person may say Ihis prayer Ihree  consecutive days without asking  for Iheir wish; alter the third day  their prayer will be granted. Publication musl be promised.     #5c  H1EN BESSO  TRAGER  ��  ��-X"' Release tension  ���tft. and emotional  -L-* blocks in a safe  nurturing environment.  Specializing in  Women's Health  886-4274  COMMUNITY  STAQE  BAND  Musicians wanted. Trumpets,  trombones, saxaphones and  rhythm section to play swing/jazz  music. 885-2460 (Wed. eves. 8pm,  Jan. 26). #5c  Does someone in your family have  a drinking problem? Call Al-Anon  866-9903, 885-7484, 866-9059.  Al-Ateen 886-2565 or 685-7484.  nc  Sunshine Coiet  Transition House.  A sale place for women and children in crisis. Free confidential 24  hour service. 865-2144 tin  Vicinity Kirland Centre, diamond  ring, Jan. 6, please call 685-3265  or 865-5332. #5c  Fishing rod and tackle box. location Trail Ave., Jan. 26. Reward.  885-9466. #5w  (2) 9 mo. old female cals. Affectionate and healthy, both are  spayed and have had all shols.  $25 each or both for $40. Call  Lynn al 686-8236 (eve.).      #7c  MAGUS KENNELS REQ.  Dog 6 Cal Boarding  "Science Diet" pel foods  Dog Obedience Classes  1864566.  tfn  2 purebred fern. Nubian goats,  very friendly, 1-2 years old. $100-  $125.886-6697. ��6w  PIGS  Brood sows for sale, due early  March. 685-5466 eves.       ��5w  African Pygmy goats, kids bom al  Christmas, $75 lo $200, reserve  now! Some adults and breeding  pairs avail, too. Greal gentle pets  and brush clearers. 883-2990. ss  HORSE BOARDING  Full board, laige box stalls, or pasture rent only. 865-3506.     #6w  PYRAMID DOG TRAINING  Companion concept. Fast and  easy. Obedience training, all  breeds, all ages, problem solving.  666-2854. #10w  Piano Tuning  #  'repairs  ��� appraisal*  KenDilgleleh  886-2843  ANDERSON REALTY  ��� Recreation * Retirement  ��� Relocation  FRII  CATALOOUK  5696 Cowrn SI. Box 1219  Secnelt. BC . VON 3*0  ���15-3211 FAX MS2IM  Van Toll Fre  The smiling staff of Ihe Robert* Creek Central Store  will happily take your cUwIfied ad, because It's one  , of our Friendly People Places!  Hallmoon Bay Hat 1/2 acre lot.  across park near school. $75,000  by owner 274-5663 ss  For San By Owner - Hilfmoon  Bay, 3 bdrm. panabode house plus  cabin on parklike 1/2 acre ot F/P.  woodstove. 1 and 1/2 balhs. 2  dears, near school and Sargems  Bay Asking $196,000 685-5944  ss  Madeira Park. Merrill Road, Ige.  private lot. $52,900 665-069916w  140x98' rregj ar lot lully serviced,  asiing $75,000 885-9030.   ��6w  Pnvale saie Davis Bay, 4945 Laurel Ave.. 4 bdrm.. split level home  with OUTSTANDING VIEW, superior quality construction, pan basement and many exln tenures  Priced lo sell at $299,000.685-  3344, Mw  Job Search  Workshops  2 Days, offers:  ��� Instruction & Feedback  ��� Job Search Techniques  ��� Resume Preparation  ��� Job Search Skills  Sechelt: Feb. 7&8  and Feb. 10 & 11  To Register:  s ced s 885*2308  Kan yor child reed and spel? For  HELP call 886-9851. ��6w  Garbage recycling in Pender Society Annual Gen. Meeting. Fib. 2  7:30 pm, Pender HSS. Election of  officers relresh. t info. Everyone  welcome. For nfo call 883-2946.  Hw  CANT SHRED? Maybe your  board needs tuning??? 686-0921.  Mw  [by-pass truckJ  ��� & EQUIPMENT j  1   RECYCLERS   ���  a A reliable uaed auto, ���  J truck & equipment I  I parts distributor has |  " opened    on    the ���  I Sunshine  Free  the  Coast.       scrap    car I  I removal. Buying late l  ��� model vehicles. ,  | 886-3880 9 am 5 pm   I  Old unused or unbuilt models, any  size. 886-7372. ��7w  Fishing rod - a good salt water;  sturdy enough to land those whoppers! Reasonable $. Call 866-7355  Ive. mess. tfns  20. Furniture  California showpiece couch and  loveseat, green flowered cotton,  $950; 5-drawer chest, fine cond.,  $250; double maltress, box spring  and metal Irame w/caslers, good  shape, $95; metal bed Irame, Ills  all sizes. 685-7872. #7w  Sofa w/2 matching wing chairs,  $750,885-5478. #7w  Bunnies - fne lo good homes.  866-4557. ��5w  Fridge I 29* colour TV, both in  working cond. 886-9205.     ��5w  Beauliful long-haired spayed B/W  tabby, 10 mos. old, lo good home.  886-3009. ��5w  2 male while & brown rats lo a  good home, one w/cage. 885-  9679. ��5w  Free introductory Afro Jazz class,  Fitco West Gym, beginning Feb.,  Saturdays 12-2. *Sc  Free baby bunnies lo good homes.  886-9339 eves. #5w  at*^lw^*m****^***>****A****m**m*t*^*mAm**  �� CASTAWAY?  IND HAND  SURNrlVRI  > SIMMY  ' ODDILINDI  ���Dressers*  ���Entertainment Cntr*  ���Home Stereo Equip*  ,  ���DiningSetw/Huteh* -  MOUYIUNIftMOUYtMACH  11-4:��OWtP-MON n��-ntT  Unique Valentine's gilts. Antique  Japanese kimonos, $25 - $95.  885-0991. *7c  Vork 1001 home gym fitness system, brand new, exc. cond. 6 deal,  $450 lirm. 886-0051. ��7w  Sturdy dark wood 6 place table  w/arborile top t 4 malch. chairs,  $350 obo. 885-8923. ��7w  Wedding dress - new, never worn,  sz. 12, laltela, long sleeves, open  shoulders, peplum back w/lraln.  Veil Ilowers 6 sequins. Shoes sz.  7. $650 lirm. Debbie 885-3522.  ��7w  New Jacuzzi corner tub, beige  colour, cosl $980. damaged libreglass. sell $300.885-2771 alt. 5.  It*  Complete sel Encyclopedia Brit-  tanica plus exlras. $800. 886-  9742. ��7e  Holpoinl heavy duly washer and  dryer, good cond., asking $350/pr.  Gold velvet loveseal, exc. cond.,  $90.666-0615. #7c  TOPSOIL  Gravels, IIH, sand. Reasonable  rales. 865-5070 Doug.        ��7c  FIREWOOD  by Ihe pick-up load. Well seasoned. $100.685-5070 Doug.��7c  Solid pine door, beauliful new  stained grade wilh Irame, $125  obo. 886-4664. ss  16 cu. It. Iridge, white, 2 yrs. old;  built-in wall oven, 2 yrs old; Jenn-'  Air type slovelop, 2 burners and  griddle, some dud work. 2 yrs. old.  24' stove, while; automatic washer, almond; wooden table and 6  chairs. Open lo offers. Phone 886-  3232. 17c  Piano tuner selling pianos Irom  $1275, delivered and tuned. 883-  2329. *7c  Pianist to accompany ballet classes at Coasl Academy ot Dance  and Fine Aits. 665-2263.     ��7c  Antique upright piano. Clinton.  Ivory keys, metal sounding board,  beautiful sound. $1000.865-9306.  tfns  Wanled: Drum kit lo use as second set, also 6' copper shell Lud-  wig Snare. 665-8879. ��5w  Windsor Upright piano, $900 obo.  883-9303. '6c  Lowrey V70,61 note, never used,  $350 firm; large screen for slides,  new cond., $40; 3 Kodak slide  frays. 666-7565. ��w  Yamaha porta sound PSS-480  electronic keyboard w/adapter 6  manual book, $350.866-9103.  ss  Full size Italian piano accordion  with case, was $1000, sell for  $350.666-9271 eves.        ��6w  Experienced volunteer fundraisers  ;om me Rockwood Expansion  team Please conlacl John Vance  at 886-0434 We welcome your  participation >5w  Sunshim Colli Motorcycle  Aiwi.annuai general meeting and  election ol officers. Sunday Feb.  6. 1994 al 4 pm al 5812 Edward  Rd.. Sechell (Tom McCourl's)  1964 memberships are due - new  members welcome! Can 865-4739  alt 3pm tor more into ��5w  Perfect lor Valentines gifts' Undercover Lingerie t Loungewear.  Book your home party and earn  Iree lingerie. Bridal showers or  direct sties out ol my home Cill  Kim 866-2119. ��6w  Brooks* Miter  rkwrcovcring Lid. prttenti  *���' rtC^WLm  WORKSHOP  Sal. Feb. 5th 3-10pm  All Stencils & Accessories  28% Off  COMPUTER INSTRUCTION  At home or it work, one on one. or  a group. Call Jeff 866-8095. tfns  COOL RUNNINGS  One Ion Irudt available lor hauling,  rubbish removal, moving, yard  maintenance, rotolilling. odd fobs.  885-3917. tfns  WESTCOAST EXPLORERS  CLUB-SKI TRIPS  Jan. 28-31/94 ��� 108 Resort from  $379.00 pp. double; Feb. 22-26/94  ��� Silver Star from $575.00 pp. double; Feb. 28 ��� Mar. 4/94 Mln.  Washington Irom $629.00 pp. double For more inlormation please  cill 866-4662. ��7w  FUN IN THE SUN 2 wks. Feb. 20-  Mar. 5/94, $1395. pp/twin CDN.  includes: return air fare, airport  trans., apt. accom., daily touring,  Phoenix, Grand Canyon, Las  Vegas. Tucson. Tombstone and  Nogales, Mexico. Ewe Travel 666-  4862or 1-800-667-0081.      ��6w  Furnace: combination wood/oil  tired, wilh oil lank, $100.686-9295.  Ww  1986 Inglis washer, repairable;  dryer, like new, $75.886-8669.#7w  Portable Kenmore washer, midsize, good cond., white. $150.886-  9233. ��7w  GE washer i dryer, good cond.,  $300 sel 686-9112. Mc  Will buy used or non-working  major appliances. B|om 865-7897.  ��7c  Danby apt. size dryer, $199; Viking  dryer, new, $289; GE dryer, $179;  Kenmore, white, 5 cycle, 2 spd.  washer w/exl. rinse, $339; Inglis  port. DW, $269; White Weslinghouse 16 cu. It. 2 dr. I. Iree almond  fridge, $489; Kenmore apl. size  aulo. washer, $359; Hoover apt.  size dryer, $196; Danby 5 cu. fl  12V white tridge, $369; Whirlpool  while 2 door I.I. 15 cu. It. Iridge,  beautiful cond., $469; Kenmore 2  door I.I. fridge, almond color, 15  cu. ft., $449; Kenmore 30' while  slove, $339; and much more. All  appliances recond. w/90 days lo 2  yrs. warranty, parts and labour.  Bjorn 685-7697 or Corner Cupboard, 685-4434. ��7c  Admiral ss 16.2 cu ft Iridge,  almond, $575.865-9336.       ss  Washer i dryer, need repairs. $25  ea, 685-1960.  Mc  Three electric commercial grill top  ranges in very good condition,  $1000 each obo. Contact Dave at  SI. Mary's Hospital. 865-2224,  local 60. ttn  GE 15 cu. ft. fndge. harvest gold,  exc. cond. $250.663-9925. ��5w  Hot Poinl washer, Kenmore dryer,  $450 set (or sep.|. 883-2143. Mw  Whirlpool 18.1 cu. II. Irosllree  almond fridge, very good cond.,  $460,886-6109. #6w  For all your  renovation needs call  BRUCE RANDALL  CONTRACTING  .;.    ��� Residential n  ���Commercial  ��� Free Esrirratts  CallBnice8SS-l>*>  Temporary power pole, It 50; complete bedding sets, 2 twin, $20/pr.,  1 queen. $30.8B5-404S.      17c  3 panel Oriental room divider,  anlique; small piano, bast offer.  865-6939. Mw  Brown GE Iridge, $175; small  desk, $25; Beta/VCR c/w movies,  $75; gas/oil heating parts; comic  books and cards; wanled ��� Inexpensive bunkbeds; VHS/VCR; Nintendo Tetns ind Rampart Michael  ���7w  Pint Ikea sola and chair, brown  stripe, S125 obo. 685-7330.    ss  We malmfurnltur*.  We can dn tbt hard parts  If you are making  your own.  Planing, jointing,  sawing, Joinery  TIM CLEMENT  ���ee-aaia  1044 sumowil Wty, Olbeonj  Classical records; quality hardcover books in dust jackels.Allan  Crane. 8854991. '15c  Oak finish triple dresser, very good  cond, $100.686-3015.       tfns  Nylon/velvet swivel rocker, anlique  rose, like new, $200.685-2097.  *5w  Moving out ol Ihe province - Cantel  cellular phone with charger l car  attachments; BC Til Mobility contract 33 mos., 50 mins. Iree and  weekends. $175; Lazy Boy $20;  beige sectional couch, best offer;  entertainment unit, $60; Kenwood  slereo, $200; lirewood, 1/2 cord,  $50; changi table, $25; deluxe  wateibed, $175; playpen, $20; diapers, infant toys; waler cooler,  $200. (Gibsons). 665-6065. ��5w  Nice table 1 3 chairs, $50; apt.  size stacking W/D, works will,  good cond, $100.866-2203. ��7w  Sale or Irade Bradford Exchange  collector plate series. Russian Legends, Chinese Beauties of Ihe Red  Mansion, Wil Nelson's Endangered  Species, Paul Kraplt's Canada's  Big Game Series. Wanted - vinyl  or leather couches, bookcases or  old postcards. 666-3746.     ��7w  7 cu. ft. Ireezer, $100: new glass  door medicine cabinet, $20. 685-  5385. ��7w  Oil lurnace c/w 8 k wall Chromalox  Plenum heater, new, $1200,3 yrs.  old, besl oiler. 863-2669.     I7w  NIKON FM-2 blk. bdy t MD-12  mlrdrv, as set $700; Tamron 35-  105 mm F2.8,14 mths. old, nice  lens - aulo locus, $600 firm. Will  consider offer on all. 666-2469 or  886-2622. tins  2l'in. RCA color, 15 mos. old,  $200; 4x7 util. trailer, $260; Sears  microwave, 0.5, $90; twin mat-  trass, new, $90; gas BBO, $60; CB  400, not running, $300 obo. 161  Wilson Creek Campground.   ��7c  Professional picture framing equipment. Fletcher 2100 mall cutler.  Corona 40x60 vacuum prass.  Morso chopper. CSH wall cutter.  Large selection cresint mitt  board, metal and wood mouldings,  many accessories. Paul 865-7503.  #7w  Daybed w/mallress. like mw,  $250; elec. liflchair, blue, used 1  month, $1300; wedding supplies  and decorations. $100. And mon.  #7w  .������.���  TL  mmmm Coast News, January 31, 1994  19  21. For Sale  "Sewi  9ot  Don't be left in  the coldl Buy now and  save $$l Full cords, green  St seasoned. You pick up,  $75; delivered, $95.  Unlimited supply.  885-0344 eves.  Inglis washer and dryer, working  order, clean, $200 obo. 685-4466.   ��7c  GE H/D WJD, sell as set, $250;  Panasonic Doi Matrix 9 pin primer,  like new, $175; Panasonic cordless phone, 1 yr. old, $75.885-  5416. ��6w  Triple dresser, nice shape, $100.  866-3015. tins  Double pine luton w/royal blue  cover, $400.883-9112. ss  Hobbyist metal lathe Unimal SL-  1000 w/all attach, incl. milling  head, gear cutter, 2 chucks. Price:  $700. 865-0264 days, 665-0263  eves. '   ��6w  Huskavarm 51, 24" blade, exc.  cond., $375.663-2429,685-0156.   Mw  Skales B-t, L-7; bicycle - youth;  Nikko turntable. See America  membership 50% discounts on  accommodations. 866-3075. Mw  UP TOP (PRINTER  IBM Compatible Tandy 1100 FD  plus mouse, extra battery pack,  much software, $600; Dot Matrix  printer, $150; or pkg., $650 both 3  yrs. old, seldom used, musl sell.  865-5473. ��6w  Two Nimbus Puffins sea kayaks &  equip., $1600 ea.; small truck  campy, $250.683-9775.     Mc  Portable 400 sq. II. carport/boat  slorage structure, $475.6854166.   Mw  Complete sel of kitchen cabinets,  solid oak doors, never installed,  $1100 obo. 686-7267.        Mw  9 ft. mechanics box, $2500; 2 '  Homelile pump, new motor, $350;  1 1/2' Homelile firepump, $250;  heavy duty tow bar, $150; 2-2100  Husky power saws, $250 ea. 886-  2565. #6c  2 glass and rattan shelves, Bombay Co., exc. cond, one short, one  tall, $225; 17 cu. II. freezer, white,  $40; tricycle, $15; boys 12* bike,  $20; boys 16' 5 sp. bike, $30.  666-7620. Mw  Firewood lor sale. Slock up lor  next yeai now so you have properly seasoned wood ind live  money. 885-6067.        Mc  6'x12' dog kennel w/lge. dog  house. 885-9351. Mw  Cist iron pot billy wood stovi,  greil lor home or shop, gnat  shape * comes w/pipe, $200 obo.  866-4655. Mc  Large Scftrader wood stove, $250  obo. 685-5263. Mc  Gold lone solid couch and matching chair, $100; Ige. F/P insert,  $75; Victor 9000 computer, $50;  Epson daisy wheel printer, $30.  665-3318. Mc  SAUERKRAUT  665-7490.  ���6c  Seasoned Wood-$100  665-2793  WHY PAY RENT? 1972 Airstream  travel trailer. 26', good condition,  needs some work, $7000. Annie  686-2622 days. tfns  Seasoned Firewood  Spill ind delivered. $l20/cord.  686-7774. 17c  U-BUILT tent trailer hard top. $600  obo; Older Dodge slap van, running cond., first SI50 lakes II. 883-  2551 Mw  Spanish style dining table and 6  chain, $225 obo; bullet, $150  obo; 2 sets vertical blinds 78x76,  cream. $60 ea.; 30' self-cleaning  slove. $375 obo. All good cond.  686-2706. Mw  Floral drapes, as new. $60: Ige.  hassock, $60; mats, TV 885-  3310.  Mw  Exercise bike - complete winner,  speedometer odometer t  adjustable tension, $125. 885-  5473. Mw  Fisher Pnce car seal. $65; maple  crib, $150, like new; boys 6 speed  mountain bike, 16 inch wheels.  $75.666-7372. ��7w  Washer t dryer sel. $150.866-  0711.  Mw  Gimiboy w/2 games, carrying  cases link * battery charger. $98.  866-3629.       M  Valley Comlort MP-60 wood lurnace with controls (gas compatible), $650 obo: Kinmon Mark I  energy efficient 40 gal. elec. hot  water lank, like new, $140.865-  3433.         "  Dry suit Abyss-Pro woman's large,  worn 3 limes. BCD regulator tank,  $1000 obo. 865-6632 all. 5pm. ss  Gray couch ind loveseat, $275;  small truck canopy, $40 obo. 886-  4654. Mc  21. For Sale  Two snow tires, w/sluds, (Mustang) P/185/80/R13, $75. 665-  7370_ #5C  24" slove, $399; china cabinet,  $299; clean single bod, $100.685-  8096 (Sg  12II. chrome Adenl $100; large  capacity wood healer, $500 all like  new. 865-7611. ss  Admiral self-cleaning slove, like  new, almond w/black glass door,  30' w., $550; dble. boxspring &  matlress. $150; 9-drawer white  dresser, gold Irim, mirror lop,  $150; 2 while nlghlables, $25 ea.;  2 gooseneck desk lamps, $15 ea.;  black wrought iron collee table,  smoked glass, $150; men's X-  country ski poles, boots, size 10  1/2, herring bone, $80; girl's X-  country skis & poles, 65' ext., $40;  downhill ski bools, Trappeur, size  8, $25.886-8867 eves.        Mc  Firewood, $125 full cord; also bundles of kindling. Phone Klaus 885-  0679, please talk to my electronic  secretary. i5c  HORSE MANURE  $20 pick/up or 2 loads for $30, you  load. Roberts Creek. 885-9969.   Hn  Full size camper frig, stove heater,  $1500 obo. 866-2108. ss  Goll irons, Spalding Top Flile extra  long, $95; Power Built woods 1-3-  4, $140. 866-4664. ss  SATELLITE SALES  AND SERVICE  Programming subscription!.  Green Onion Earth Station  885-5644.  tin  GOOD HAY  S4.0(VBala Delivered  Straw $4.0O/bili  Gardin Mulch Hay $3.50  Whole oils 10c/lb  Call Between 12-1pm  885-9357  Hn  27. Mobile Homes  Rebuill 302 Ford molor, $500: 2  black buckel seals, $100 pr.; auto.  Irans., $200.685-7570 alt. 6. Mw  ABEX AUTO  RECYCLERS AND  TOWING  886-2020  "UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT"  24 Hr, Emergency Towing  'Fully Insured and Reliable'  Guaranteed Qood Used  Paris for most makes and  models  MECHANIC ON  DUTY  '4 Wheel Drive, 2 Wheel  Drive and Some Do Drive'  Dead Car Removal  Service  We buy some  and tow some  ACCESS TO  SATELLITE PARTS  FINDER  79 Chevetle. aulo, 60,000 orig.  kms. Good cond.. $600 obo. 886-  M50. ss  79 Suzuki 4X4, runs well, good  lires, stereo, $1500.886-0213.��5c  1960  '60 Ponliac Grand Le Mans Safari  stalion wagon, $750.666-2581.  #7c  AQUARIUMS  Large-Used $35.00  TROPICAL FISH  25c & up ��� Supplies  Pumps, Tanks repaired.  Mw  Antique wood burning cook stove,  $600,885-3506. ss  12' B/W Mcintosh monitor, $175;  3 colour silkscreen printing table  incl. all access., $450 obo; Sears  9' garage doors * openers (new  1000 ea.) $650 ea. 885-0244. is  Colour pencil portraits from your  favourite photo. Pels, family,  friends. 9'x12\ $35. Send cheque  or M/O along with photo to P.O.  Box 291, Gibsons, BC VON WO.  f Is. allow 6-8 wks. tor delivery.  Satisfaction guarantied or money  refunded. tfns  '60 Ford Fairmont sfnwgn., PS/PB,  exc. cond., $1500/ 685-9333. ss  '80 Mercury Zephyr stn. wgn., exc.  cond., new brakes, exhausl, elect,  systems, needs healer, $700 obo.  685-5105 Todd. Mw  1981  '81 Mercedes 240D 4 dr. sedan,  aulo, silver ext., blue int., 140,000  kms. In excellent condition,  $6,500. For more info: 886-4648  lv. msg. ss  '81 Merc. Zephyr stn. wgn., $1500  obo. 865-9233. ��7w  '61 Chev 15 pass, van, slider door  rebuilt, mechanically sound. 885-  5622. 16c  '61 VW Jetta 4 dr., 5 sp, sunroof,  $3500 obo. 686-7969. ss  1962  78 580 C Case backhoe, new  brakes, exc. cond., $16,000 obo.  885-7401. It  5 ton "White- truck engine In exc.  cond., body needs some work,  $1000 obo; 79 Intl. cnni truck  (propane) 40 ft. reach boom and  40 ft. trailer, $15,000 obo; 70  GMC flatdeck, working cond.,  $1000 obo 666-8201. tfn  955H Cat Crawler, bucket loader,  needs some work, S2000 obo.  686-25M. ss  '82 Ford Stn. wagn. S '62 Cavalier,  both exc. cond., $1200 ea. obo.  886-7677. Mw  '82 Volvo sin. wgn., 5 sp.,  air/cond., runs greal, $2700. 866-  6096. ss  '62 Camaro Z8, V6 aulo., snow  tires, stereo, $1000.885-9869.   ...  #7w.  '62 Mazda RX7, good cond., new  clutch, brakes, $3100.6864032.  M  '62 GMC van, customized, 70,000  kms, good shape, lirsl $2900  lakes. 685-5157. Mc  Call Jim Davy at 885-3281  9am-5:30pm  TUtSDAY-SATURDAy  1983  7M  70 Chev Belair 4 dr., 350, P/S,  auto., good cond., reliable. 885-  0117 Mw  4.EEP  ACCESSORIES  73 Super Beetle. $2500 obo  883-9234. ss  73 Lincoln town car. 460. lull  electric, besl offer 885-2698. ss  77 Plymoulh. rust free. 65.000  ong miles, $800 obo. 885-0249.  Mw  78 Ford Fairmont w/two winter  tires, runs. $300 Obo. 886-4586.  ��7c  78 Porsche 924, clean, no rust,  needs some work. 866-8305. Mw  350 High Piitormance engine out  of 1978 Camaro. Idlebrock pkg. all  reasonable offers considered. 886-  7736.    ��  $650 - 78 Dodge Volare. good  running cond., little rust, 885-9839,  Phil.       Mc  79 'Duraceir Impaia. It keeps  going and going! I can't kill it, lor  $300, you can try. 885-2363. ��7c  79 Chev van, semi-campenzed,  PS/, P/B. AC, till. 350 V8, good  lires. 436-4103 or 686-7865 alt. 5.  Mc  '63 Dodge Aries K-car, special edition, clean * good cond., $1500  obo. 88S-2535. Mw  '63 4W/D Toyola Tercel stn. wgn..  clean, wail maintained, 160,000  kms. 685-0458. ss  '83 Ponliac 6000, $1500 obo. 885-  0625. Mw  '63 Audi 4000 turbo diesal auto., 4  dr., A-1 mech. cond., lactory  rebuill molor wilh 27,000 kms.,  reliable economical. $4500. 865-  2503. Mw  1964  '64 Dodge Caravan, 5 pass., exc.  shape. $3800.885-4217       ss  Walt's Towing  & Automotive Services  ��� 24 Hour Towing  ��� Canadian Tire &  National Auto league  Associate Member  ��� Your Local Roadside  Assistance Towing  Company  ��� Serving the Entire  Sunshine Coast  ��� Battery & Tire Safes  ��� Fuel Delivery  88*9500  240*575 ccU  '84 Escort; standard, needs clutch  to make mobile, engine in very  good cond.. exc. tor parts. $400  obo. Call 886-2622, or 866-8213.  tfns  '84 Camaro Z26, loaded, new  motor t paint, Calif, car, $5800.  885-3642. Mw  '86 Ford Aerostar van, seats 7,  slereo, wilh backseal controls lor  AM/FM radio and cassette and  earphone jack (great lor teens or  '60 Dodge 150 cirgo van, V6,  ���Ir, new tires, $6000 obo. 886-  2466. tfns  sio'y'tipesij.' Very c'lean"family '91 M6,cur> Cou��ar' aul��- *<<���  van, good mechanical cond., Power' v"hlle'exc- mnd" ��'m  $5,000,686-3015. ��7c  kms, $15,000 obo. 866-3623. ss  GOOD  DEAL  90 Ranser, 4cyl 5spd  canopy. Under 56000  kms.  Tracer 4 door  notchback Under  25,000 km Beautiful  condition, one owner  1993 Explorer 4dr, auto,  air, 4x4 Priced to sell.  1990 F150 Ford pickup.  One owner, 6cyl. 5spd.  Good sas milage.  $7,995  1989 Jeep Grand  Wagoneer 4x4, loaded  One owner, low miles,  low price  1990 Tempo GLX 4dr  Auto, Air, Cruise and  more Special $6995.  1993 F150 4x4 5.0 L,  auto, air, casette, PS, PB,  mags, Low miles.  Clearance sale priced  1984 Chev PU Silverado.  Very    clean,    well  maintained truck. Locally  owned and serviced  SOUTH  COAST FORD  Wharf Rend, Stchelt  885-3281  MDW5936  '91 Sunbird SE, V6,5 sp., 2 dr.,  air., Iill 6 cass. $9700.686-2686.  ss  '92 Tracker. 29000 kms., hard and  soft top.. $10,500 obo. Phone after  5pm 883-9419. ��7c  CLEAHOUT! Used fires, wheels,  Chevette; Honda Accord parts.  885-7167 ss  '50i  '57 Ford F-100, frame off restoration, 460-V6 C-6 auto, posltraction,  mags, cuslom metallic blue paint  and interior, rusl Iree. $6500.885-  3433. ss  601  '69 Datsun PU, 5 sp., 2 L, insul.  canopy, $300.6654069.     Mc  '70a  72 Ford 250 p/u, 360 auto, new  tires, sportsman canopy. Solid  truck, $2200.865-7401.        ss  73 Ford PU, box only, exc. cond,  $650,866-7157. Mw  74 GMC 1 ton w/dump, $4500  obo; 71 Ford 1 ton, no deck,  $500. Steel flat deck frame, needs  planking, $500.686-2576.    Mc  75 Dodge propane 4X4, crew cab,  completely rebuilt, $6500.885-  7518. ii  76 - 24 It. motorhome, exc. cond.,  46,000 orig. miles, $14,000 obo. 1-  467-0361. Mw  76 GMC crewcab, 350 auto., runs,  $300 obo. 665-6694. Mw  28 yean experience  PROPANE/AWHNEvaU  grinding, hard seals, reboring,  hot tanking  SUNCOAST MGMES  8869475  '66 Ponliac Acadian 4 dr. htchbk  auto., good tires, asking $1300  obo. 886-3358. 15c  '86 Chevette 4 door halchbk.. one  owner, very good shape, near new  lires. 865-4145. $1995.        Mc  1964  '66 Cutlass Supreme 64.000 kms.,  good cond.. $5900 obo. 883-2667  or 865-2648. ss  '84 Dodge Caravan, auto. $4,500.  686-8804. ss  1985  1987  '87 Foid Aerostar XLT van, 7  pass., or cargo, fully loaded,  $10.500.886-4999 aft. 6pm. Mw  '87 Tempo 4 dr., P/W, P/D/L. air  cond, AM'FM slereo. exc. cond,  $3000.885-4054. ss  1966  1966  '88 Dodge Hamvan. exc. cond,  133.000 kms, S6100.886-0995.ss  '68 Cavalier Z24. V-6. Pwr. sunrool w/air. Exc. cond. $6,600 obo.  866-7654 all. 5:30pm. ss  '88 Ford Taurus, am/fm. Ac V6,  auto/od, 4 door. exc. cond. $5495.  686-7520 or 686-2111. IS  '86 Nissan Sentra 5 sp, red.  AM/FM cass. deck, new Iron! tires,  exc. cond, $5500.686-4837. ss  1869  '86 Mustang LX, power equipped,  5 sp., 4 cyl, $7000 cash. 866-  !>323. Mw  '66 Bronco, Eddie Bauer, loaded,  low km, exc. cond, new lires,  $11,000,885-2423. ��7c  '86 F250 diesel Ford 3/4 ton heavy  duty. 90,000 orig. kms, very good  cond, new lires and brakes in '92.  Olfers lo $7500.665-2771 alt. 5.  Mw  1887  '67 S15 2WD Jimmy, privacy  glass, PS/PB, aulo., lilt, Sony  stereo, open lo reasonable olfers.  886-7800. ss  '87 Ford F250 4x4. 460-V8 on  propam, 200 L cipacity, AM/FM  cass, 4 sp, tic, 11on axle, can  bolt on duals, 411 rearend, $6500  obo. 885-4019. ��7w  '89 Tracker 4X4 converlable, WANTED  85,000 kms, asking $6900. Call   3 4 Ion pickup, extra cab, 4X4,  eves. 666-7556. ss   aulo, 1986-1992.666-2500. Mw  86 Ford Ranger, good cond, 2  wheel drive, 4 cyl, 5 sp, $3900  obo. 886-6290. Mw  1969  '66 2-71 stepside 4x4, fully loaded,  musl sell. 886-7464. ss  1990  '90 Chev h/hall 305 V8 auto, exc.  cond, $10,500.866-3543.    Mc  '90 Jeep YJ, 6 cyl, 5 sp, 45,000  kms, 2 tops, exc. cond, yellow.  $11,900,886-3246. ��7w  1992  '92 Mazda PU 5 sp, man. Irans,  ext. cab, matching white canopy,  bcxllner t more, 19,000 kms. (3  yr. warranty), $9500.886-7756.  ��7w  Flatdeck lor 1 ton, truck, $800; Hal-  deck for 5 ton, $1200.685-2726.  ���7w  77 Ford 160 4x4. 80 box, mw  tires, tuff box. Good cond. $2600  Obo. 8664650 . ss  78 3/4 ton Mevy flatdeck 4x4,  $2,500 obo. 886-3001. IS  78 Ford F-250 4X4, runs good,  exc. body, canopy, $2500. 885-  3613. Mc  76 Ford cube truck, exc. mech.  cond, $2500.888-3642.     Mw  79 Ford Bronco XLT, 4 wh. drive,  aulo., looks and rum excellent,  $4995 obo. 686-7099. M  GMC High Sierra trailer special,  p/w, p/l, tit, cruise, canopy, rebuilt  350, exc cond. $3,800.8884778.   17c   1880   ���80 1/2 ton Ford F-100, $250, rijns  well, needs work. 886-8278. Mw  1981  '81 Bronco XLT 351, A/C, cruise,  new Ores, new exhausl, nice cond.  $6,000,685-5612. 17c  '81 GMC shortbox 4X4, V8,4 sp,  custom paint, bumpirs, etc.,  $3800 obo. 886-7595.        Mc  1812  '82 Ford XLT 250 Supercab luto,    $1200.886-3694. Hw    1883  '66 Pontiac 6000,4 cyl, luel Inj, 4 'S3 F2S0 4X4 mech. sound,  dr, air, PS/PB, AM/FM, clean canopy, $3500.326-9262.    Mc  cond, low miles, $2400. 885-       4804 ��6W '63 Ford Ranger, 4 ip. o.d,    w/canopy, good cond, $3650.  '66 Olds Ciera Brougham, loaded 886-6805. Mc  plus disc player, 55795.886-7150.    ���  ss  Gel that boal ready,  Now! Everything  you need Is at  The SALTY  DOG  Marine Supply Slore  886-3077  467 Marine Dr., Gibsons  Happy Sailing!  1989 24 ft. MH Slumber Queen on  Ford 460, 75,000 km, sleeps 6,  awning, air helper springs, CB,  exc. cond. $27,900. 865-4455  eves. #7c  17 It. Prowler travel trailer, $2700;  16 It. Vanguard traitor, $4600 obo,  both good cond, fully self-contained. 885-2726. #7w  9 1/2 ft. camper, 3-way Iridge,  slove/oven, furnace. NO JACKS.  $1200 obo. 6864206 aft 6pm.  #7w  1972 VW Westfalia, poplop, full  maintenance history, $2500 obo.  886-7673 alt. 6pm or lv. mess J7w  1978 Terry Travel trailer, 25II,  sleeps 6, 4 pee. balh, greal  accommodation, while building or  holiday. $7,500.8854048.   #7c  29 ft. Travel EZZ trailer, renov.  throughout, $2,800 obo, Mt Wilson Creek Campground.      *7c  101/2 It overhead camper, good  cond, 4 appl, toilet and shower, 4  new jacks. A must seel $1,800  obo. Call Code 665-6877.    ��7c  1882 VW Westfalia camper, prop,  fridge and stove, $7000 obo. 885-  3842. ss  1971 ��� 24 It. Prowler, RV trailer,  vary clean. Aiking $2800.885-  3453. Mw  30 IL travel trailer, remodelled, gas  ���tovi, furnice, Ihower, $6500.  8854217. ss  I960 ttx. 24' motorhome A-1 condition. 886-9025. si  18 ft. Fibreglass, Volvo I/O. boal.  Tandem axle trailer, $3800. 883-  2297. ss  25 It. Reinell, deplh sounder, good  mech. condition. $9000 obo. 886-  4670. ss  Wtd: 14' Turner or similar buill  putt-pull in decenl shape. 752-  6215 Qualicum Beach.       Mw  14 It. aluminum boal and trailer,  4.5 hp en gine, exc. shape, $1100  obo, 686-8201. Ifn  18 ft. aluminum hull, $800 obo.  886-7145. #7w  21.5 ft. 1991 Campion lishing  machine - loaded ��� immaculate,  low hours. $21,500. 885-3114.15c  I pay cash lor power boats, 17-23  It. 885-4031. Mc  Heavy duty 50' float ramps built lo  suit. 863-2610 or 883-9290.    ss  12'6* Apollo inflatable with trailer,  exc. cond, 4 chamber/inflatable  keel sectioned aluminum Iloor  boards. Seats, oars, gas lank,  $1500 complete. 886-8556.  tfns  1978 Barre Ferrel 37 fl, long  cabin, fibreglass, exc. shape,  extensive electronics, renovations,  diesel. Asking $79,900. Call lor  appoint. 987-5304 or hv. mess.Mc  1966 2111 Campion Discovery,  cuddy cabin, 6 cyl Mercruiser, 170  hrs on boat, lully equipped lor fishing. Over $30,000 new, asking  $15,500.865-2503. ss  1674 Paramount 12x66 in Sundance Park, Sechelt. 2 bdrms,  (was 3) 12x24 lamily room addll.  W/D, S/F 8 decks. Short walk to  hosp. 8 all amen. $29,900. 885-  5782. Mw  1980 14x70 Highwood 3 bdrm,  extra large master bdrm has bay  windows, ensuile has large soaker  tub, spacious circle kilchen, 5  appl, Venetians throughout, must  be moved. $34,500 Karen 685-  6412. si  '81 Honda CR250. Many extras.  $3.000.886-4746. IS  MX-H.D. MOTORCYCLES  1990 Cuslom soft till, $15,000;  1985 FLT Tour/Glide, $11,600;  1980 Harley Sportster. $4500;  1979 Harley Sportster, $4500;  1973 Harley Sportster, $4000;  1942 Harley 45WL, $4000;  885-3137 or after 6 -885-7570.  #7w  1991 -1400 cc Suzuki, Intruder,  beautilul blue, low rider - Ihe rest  of the bike is chrome. Incl. spoke  wheels, 8,000 kms, mini cond.  Oilers lo $7500.885-2771 alt. 5.  I7w  1980 Vamaha XS 1100, exc.  cond, 20,000 kms, $1450 obo.  865-5492. si  '85 Kawasaki GPZ 900 Ninja.  Black, like new, 20,000 km.  $3.500.6664616 aft. 7 pm.    ss  1978 Hondl 400, good cond,  spare bike lor parts $600 lakes all.  886-7722 leave message,    thl  SECMUTMMM  SUIffVSlTD.  cwtiia mi Murray  M.t.M.M.C.   M.N.A.M.!  M.A.B.VC   ���Marine  Surveyors and Consultants!  Bayliner 24' C/B, rebuilt engine, 4  hrs, new upholstery, UHF CB, 2  deplh sounders, $12,900. 886-  7255. ss  OUTBOARDS FOR SALE  9.9-20-30-4O-S0-70 HP 1992-1993  Evlnrudes. Excellent condilion.  Lowe's Resort, 683-2456.     Un  12 IL aluminum 7.5 Merc, 1 yr. old,  trailer, runs good, $1200. 886-  2028. #7w  141/2 It. Hounton 40 hp 1981  Mercury, new power hud '92,  trailer, extras, excellent condition,  $4500.8852878. Hw  221/2 ft. Bayliner Skagit 228 Mercruiser FWC, fresh leg, 2 fish-finders, VHF 6 CB radios. Call 886-  9468 aft. Spm. #7w  Tandem sill bott trailer, can carry  up to 24' fixed keel boil, $800.  685-2771 aft. 5. ��7w  1880 Campion 210 Discovery  watar cooled V6 engine, cuddy  cabin, ax. cond. w/traller, $20,000  obo.8864504. Mc  17 II. fiberglass 90 hp Marc.  Nuds tome work. $1850. 885-  4217. ss  Used Homes  Irom  $6,850 FP  Must be Moved  Call collect  597-3322  Ifn  10'.. Down  CMHC Financing  20 year term  For details call  collect  597-3322.  Kn  Why buy used  New Home  $35,800 P  Deluxe home  2 models lo choose from  Must be moved  597-3322  tfn  Move Ihis clean and tidy 2 bdrm.  1971 Chancellor onto your lot.  Great lor starter or while you build  your dream home! Only $10,000.  Call Kan 685-6277,665-0263 or  Susan 886-8369. Mw  WANTED TO RENT: We are N/S  6 N/D married working couple  looking lor 2 or 3 bedrm dun  house or cottage with W/D w/lront  or ocean view w/access In qulat  neighbourhood. Would prefer fireplace & garage or carport. $500-  $650 range. Feb. 15 or May 1st  move in dale. Call Gregg or Cathy.  925-1420. Thank you. #7c  Responsible couple seeking 2 ��� 3  bdrm house, for long term rental,  March or April, call before 4:30  pm. 1-3764537. ��7c  Prolessional couple with no children, non-smoking, require a 3/4  bdrm. house tor March 1 In Gibsons or Sechelt. References available. Cal! Gary 685-3930 or 986-  5790. tfns  Two or thru bdrm. house  between Langdale and Halfmoon  Bay for March 1 or(?| 866-7258.  -   i- "��,  Two professional people with Cal  require 12 bdrm. home, preler  Roberts Creek or Davis Bay area.  Both are quiet non-smokers. Preler lo ply $600 mix. 865-3930  Susan (9am-5pm). tfne  Responsible lamily of four looking  lo rant 3 bdrm. house in W.  Sechelt. Please call 665-9306.I5W  SHARED ACCOMMODATION  Wanted - roommate to share 3  bedroom home, North Road, Gibsons, $325 per month plus $100  O.D. Some cleaning Mivice provided. Call 886-2622 days, ask hr  Simone, evenings call 886-2504.  Available Jan. 1. Ideal for mill slu-  dent. tfns  Shared accommodation: wanted  roommate to share 2 bdrm. apl in  North Vancouver, 15 mm. walk to  Capilano College. $412.50/mo.  Ideal lor college students. Avail,  immed. Call 886-8705.       ITW  Roommate winlid, $250/mo.  includes utilities, Gibsons. 866-  8309 after 5 pm. 17c  '85 Chev 1 ton flat deck/dump.  25,000 kms on rebuilt 350, PS/PB,  8000 lb. winch/dumpstir optional,  good shape, runs well, $10,900  obo 865-3727. ss  wfien you  pay for 2 Insmrtlone  50  All classifieds must be  pre-paid before insertion  FOR ONE INSERTION  n wntf thi Monody mt WMMiKhf  Edition Up to 10 worth; 2S cants  for each additional ward.  Free: Losl, Found I Fro  Sure Self ClassMlod*  $17 up lo 10 words  $ I each additional word  Your ad, selling one item, will run 4 consecutive weeks  than will be conceited unless you instruct us to renew r'r  by classified deadline ��� Noi ...a./nw. hi ��� ���,������ ,���/ n.r.,,1,,.,.  Coast News  CLASSIFIED DEADLINKSt  Monetoy Mlttan Vi���kmimSmr  S P.M. THURSDAY NOON TUHDAY  Gibsons 886-2622 Secheh 885-3930 20  Coast News, January 31, 1994  GIBSONS/LANGDALE  3 bdrm house, sundeck, W/D,  great view. Granlhams. 5600 mo.  886-2473. ��6w  Lower G.bsons duplex, 3 Ig.  bdrms., Iridge, slove, W/D, F/P,  rels. req. avail Feb. 1, S800. 948-  0384. #7w  New 2 bdrm.apl.. Farnham Gardens, greal view of mtns.. 3 appl.,  laundry avail.. $650 - ulils. 885-  6427 eves. #7w  Clean dry storage, Gibsons, 1700  cu. ft., $80/mo. 686-8526.    ��7w  1 bdrm. trailer, 30'x8', fully furnished, brand new. close to lerry.  N/S, N/P, $400 plus utils., very pnvate. 886-9625. ��7w  Are you a sell supporting, active  individual with a sott spol tor  pups7 Gibsons w/lront shared  house, $450 (incl. Utils.). 886-  0779. Ifn  Funky day use studio space, seasonal, $120.866-3706. tfn  Bachelor  Suites  BY MONTH OR WEEK  Royal Reach Moid  885-7844  31. For Rent  Hopkins Landing, 3 bdrm + den,  upper floor ol house, W/S, W/D,  view, deck, parking, tended garden. Walk lo lerry. N/P. Rels.  $850/mo. ulil incl. Avail March 1.  277-4725. 17c  Gibsons Blull waterfront 1 bedroom lower suite, all appliances,  lull deck and fantastic Howe Sound  view with beach. Jan. '94. $650 +  utilities. N/S. 886-4269.        Mc  Well maintained, very clean 2  bdrm. lamily home, 3rd bdrm. in  self-contained bsmt. Large deck,  wonderful ocean view, close to  ferry, carport. $80O'mo. Call 886-  4289 aft. 6pm. ��7w  Shared Irge. 2 bdrm. apartment  central Gibsons, $365 mo incl  utils. 686-0051. *7w  Furnished cottage w/view i deck,  suitable for single peison only,  N/P, $395 including utilities. 886-  3922 after 5 pm. ��5c  Gibsons 4 bdrm. house, Pratt Rd.  area, $IIOO/mo. Avail. Feb. 1. 1-  926-2243. ��6c  Foi renl - 1 bdrm. apis.. $440 lo  S455 plus damage. Rels req.  Phone 886-4204 or 886-6073.��7w  31. For Rent  Gibsons Waterlront ��� 2 bdrm. 1 yr.  old condo w/balcony, labulous  view, 5 appl.. intercom entry, N/S,  N/P, $775.886-8881. #6c  3 new, permanenl/long leim RV  siles now ready at Bool Hill RV  Park, $250/mo. 1117 Keith Road,  1 1/2 miles up Cemetary Road,  Gibsons. 666-9764 or 220-1526.  tfns  Gibsons: 2 bdrm, upper level of  house, newly painted, hardwood  floors, FP, deck with outstanding  view, W/D, quiet neighbourhood.  Avail. Feb. 1. Refs. req. $700/mo.  Steve 255-9924. ��6c  NEWLY DECORATED  4 bdrm basement home. Gibsons.  Family oriented neighbourhood,  convenient location. Close lo  schools, bus & shopping, 5 min.  drive to lerry. Rels please.  $650/mo. 886-3457. 17c  GRANTHAMS LANDING: 1 bdrm  walkout, furnished, W/D, heat &  utilities included. Avail, immed.  $475/mo. 416-869-4860.      ��7c  Avail, immed. Panabode log home  on 1/2 acn w/stnim near Gibsons Marina. 3 bdrm lull basemenl  suite, active semi-retired or professional couple. $110IVmo. includes  table, 6 appl. 6 all utilities. Neg.  tor gardener / landscaper / handi-  man. Lease prelerred. Refs  please. 865-3433. 17c  RENTAL  MANAGEMENT  TSks  REALTf LTD.  John Austin  886-8107  3 bedroom duplex  School Road $800  Brand new bachelor suite, just  above ferry wharf, stove, tridge,  laundry facilities, beautilul view,  N/S, N/P, avail, immed.. $500fmo.  plus utils. 666-7667. ��7w  14x64 - 3 bdrm. mobile on pnvate  lot. Cemetray Rd. area. Avail. Feb.  1.$550/mo. ��� utils. 1-983-6703.  ���6c  Spacious main fir. ol house, Gibsons, 2 bdrms. plus den, Irg.  kitchen, stove, fridge. W/D, oil 6  airtight ht. Lrg. fenced landscaped  yard, avail. Mar. 1, rels req.  $700/mo. plus ulils. 886-3439.��6w  ROOM 1 BOARD - exc. room S  board, Gibsons Private entrance,  bathroom, bedroom, lounge, TV all  lurnished. Utils., laundry, meals  ind.. N/S clean, quiet male. $700.  686-8586. Mw  Waterlront 1 bdrm. lurnished  house, lower Gibsons, 5 or 6 mos.,  $750/mo. 987-2591 FAX 987-  6220. Mw  Furn. 1 bdrm. suite, cpble TV central Gibsons, $450. AvaA. Fab. 1.  574-4040 eves, or 866-0309. Mc  Gibsons 1 bdrm. & den. view  house in Lower Gibsons, avail  immed, $575imo. 271-0753. ��6c  2 yr. old 2 bdrm. house plus healed garage. Langdale, Feb. 15,  $675/mo. 886-7261. ��6c  Gibsons: spacious 2 bdrm., F/P,  W/D, sunroom, deck, overlooking  creek, across Irom Dougal Park.  $675 ��� ulils. 886-4740. ��6c  Lrg. room for rent In new nouse on  Ml. View. Share w/one. W/D, D/W,  lenced yaid, M/F. Avail, immed.  $400 (ulils incl.). 686-2259 alt.  6pm. ��6w  Feb. 1, immac. 2 level lownhse.  neat school 8 stores, 5 appl., N/P,  rels. please. $785/mo, 886-8206.  or874-5668. tin  Gibsons: 3 bdrm., $850/mo. ��� utils  includes view, lam/rm. w/airtight  F/P, bsml., carport, new kilchen, 3  appls.. F/P upstairs, gas'hol air,  cenl/vac, walking dist to bus.  shopping, primary & secondary  schools, avail. Feb 1 886-3655  alt. 5pm. *5c  Central Gibsons, 2 bdim. wilh skylight, $550 mo (hydro, cable not  included) 886-7018. lln  1 bdrm apl opposite Gibsons man-  na. New bldg.. quiet and secure.  Laundry. Private patio $590 886-  3420. 15c  Glbeons Bluff waterlront 1 bedroom lower suite, all appliances,  lull deck and lantaslic Howe Sound  view with beach. Jan. '94, $650 -  ulils. N/S. 866-4269. Mw  Hopkins Ldg. w/front 3 bdrm. 2  bath, $900/mo 986-5031.     ��5c  Private 2 bdrm. house, avail. Feb.  1, $700/mo. Rels. req., lor appl. to  view, call 885-4452. ��5c  2 bdim. lowei floor, good area,  $460,886-7400. Mw  1 yr. old duplex, 3 bdrm., 2 balh,  lireplace, 4 appls., deck, lantaslic  view of harbour, close to everything. N/S a musl. $800/mo. plus  utils. Avail. Feb. 1. Call 886-2352.  ��5c  Executive 3 bdim. rancher, 2 baths  incl. Jacuzzi. FP, 2 car garage/  workshop, view deck, Lower Gibsons. Lease $1100'mo 686-8909  messages returned. Mw  31. For Renl  Wanled: long term renter lor small  collage in Roberls Creek. N'S,  N/P, Rels., $575/mo. 886-9258 alt  6:30 pm. #5w  Room lor renl in Roberts Creek  (unfurnished), $250/mo. incl. utils.  Rels. please. 865-0950.        lln  Shaied accommodations on 21/2  beautilul acies, Roberts Creek.  N'S, privale Iwingroom 6 attached  bedioom. One adult only please  (390/mo, incl. ulils. 886-3755  (Sheila). ��6w  SECHELTS DISTRICT  Avail. Mai. 1, 1 bdrm. unlurn.  w'garage. 6184 Stockwell Rd.no  dogs. $550/mo. plus ulils. 885-  4164. I7w  Upper Iloor ol house, 3 bdrms.. 2  baths. F/P, w to wall. Close to  amenilies. $675/mo. 1-737-7829  eves. ��7w  Beautiful beachhouse, lurn., Davis  Bay, Feb. 1-June 30., $550/mo.  885-6029. 15c  Wilson Creek: 2 bdrm., 1000 sq. It  rancher. Ige lot, near beach,  recently renov., H/W floors, F/P, 4  appl.. avail. Feb. 1. SBOO/mo to  view 885-0734. #5c  2 bdrm, 2 bath, mobile w/5 appl.  located in Rockwood Wynd Trailer  Park. $600/mo. 865-9715.    ��6w  Sechelt bland new small 1 bdrm.  suite, private, new appl., plus  W&D, prol N/S. $500/mo. 885-  7161 alt'5 pm 16c  2 bdrm. penthouse suite, Sechelt,  walking distance to all amenilies,  quiet building, adull oriented, N/P,  rels., $5l5/mo. 885-9017,    #5w  2 bdrm. apt. adults, cenlral  Sechelt. 885-9087. #5w  2 bdrm. house, waterlront, F/P,  appl., no dogs, N/S, Redroolls,  S650/mo. 926-3603. ��5c  Two bdrm. penthouse suite.  Sechell, walking distance to  amenities, quiet building, adult oriented, N/P. rels. S515 885-9017.  Mw  Sell-contained bachelor suile suitable for single person only, no  pets. $395 incl. utils. 886-3922 aft.  5pm. Mc  Avail, immed. large and quiet 2  bdrm. suite w/view, Cenlral Gibsons. 5 appl., S750/mo. 596-1669.  Mc  34. Help Wanted  ROBERTS CREEK  Laige bachelor suite Rbls. Ck., f^  non-smoking, no pets, $400 incl  electricity. 886-9409 lv mess. 15c '.���M  Brand new 2 bdrm. apt. w/balcony,  3 bdrm. executive home, dnve by F/P, W/W carpet, N/S. $700/mo.  3403 Kraus Rd:, Avail. Mar. 1. utils t laundry induded. 885-6263.  $1000/mo. 563-2449.         I7w Mc  Say ��I Love Tou��  with a personal  Valentine's  Greeting***  Compose your own message on this  coupon and bring, mail, fax, or phone it  in to us by 2 pm, Thursday, Feb. 10  Budget Model  1 col x 1/2"  $4  Economy  Model  lcolxl"  $7  Bob. you mean the world  tome  **p Love you. Mary mp  Daddy. I love you very  much and hope you'll  always be my Valentine  Love, Muffin  PS Mom loves you too  Choose from 4 sizes  designed to fit  your budget...  Publication date  Monday, February 14  Print your message here...  Rosie  I love soft kittens fluffy  snowflakes, rainbows.  chocolate cupcakes,  sunny days, good cheer,  butterflies, and ot  course, you dear  Larry  Deluxe Model  lcolx2"  $14  Hey,  Big Spender  Mriiiel  1 colx 3"  $21  Maggie  Of all the girls I've loved  belore  There's none that can  compare  With one who's eyes are  really  Blue and whose face is  truly fair.  - Boris   1. .        ���  7?F  . ���-'  March 1, brand new basement  level self-contained 2 bdim. suite,  close to school, all amenities, Ms  ol light, all conveniences, $550/mo.  Derek 1-732-1716. ��7w  March 1, 4 bdrm. top floor ol  house. Immac. cond., close lo  school and all amenities, private  backyard, carport, F/P, $850'mo.  Derek 1-732-1716. ��7w  1 Ige bdrm., shared accommodation, access lo kilchen, W/D,  $300/mo. plus shared utils, avail,  immed. 885-1995. ��6w  Condo for rent, view. 885-6831.  Mw  Avail. April t, Davis Bay, brand  new 3 bdrm. w/view, cent/vac, 5  appls., laige yard, deck, $1100/mo.  894-5244 alt. 5pm or reply Box  130, Pemberton, BC VON 2L0��9w  HALFMOON BAY/  PENDER HARBOUR  Sleeping room Hallmoon Bay, private entrance, N/S. privale balh,  Feb, I, $250/mo. 1-733-9823.Mc  Nice laige waterlront apl. at Secret  Cove. Year round, $550/mo. Call  Hayden 865-9368, lv. mess,   lln  3 bdrm. mobile Madeira Park,  $575/mo. 865-8895. Mw  2 bdrm waterlront view house.  7965 Redroolls Rd., $850/mo.  Avail. Maich t. 734-5880, 885-  0840. ��7c  Pender Harbour 2 bdrm., 4 appl.,  beautiful waterlront, N/P, $600.  883-1122 Robi. Mw  Middlepoinl, small furn. cabin and  acreage, suile single person, avail.  Feb. 1,$300/mo. 663-2429 or 879-  9149. Mw  1 bdrm. suile, 2 appl., waterfront,  Francis Peninsula Rd., N/S,  $450/mo. avail. Feb. 1.926-2276  alt. 6. ��7w  1 & 2 bdrm cottages avail. Immed.  N/S, N/P. Free use of dock and  small lishing boat. Cable included.  Refs. req. From $400/mo. 883-  9569. tins  OCEAN FRONT  apartment w/spectacular view, 7-  Isles adull apt., Hwy. 101, Madeira  Park. 665-3910. Mw  GIBSONS:  TOWNHOUSES/CONDO  Two  bedroom  town  house,  includes all appliances, $800 per  monlh.  Two bedroom watertront condo /  includes ill appliances / great  view. $650 per month plus utilities.  APARTMENTS  One bedroom, side by side duplex,  $400 per month plus utilities.  Two bedroom apartment, rent  includes heal and hot water, $575.  Three bedroom apartment, cenlral,  renl includes heal and hot water,  $675.  SECHELT: APARTMENTS  One bedroom apartment, $475,  plus utilities.  Two bedroom lownhouse, in an  adull oriented complex, fireplace,  washer/dryer, view, $700 plus utilities.  GRANT REALTY LTD.  866-3330  2 bdrm. side duplex Redroolls,  newly decorated, dose lo school  and bus, $6O0.  3 bdrm. house, 4 appls., Pender  Harbour, $600.  1 bdrm. turnished suite, W.Sechelf,  $550  Sutiex Realty Property MgL  One Austin, 6S5-32M.     Mw  ���WO (fax XX5-.m4) or XX6-2622 (fax SS6  ���nd to Ihe ( mist Win. Rnx 4(>0, liibsons, B.C. V()  Prime retail space, Hwy. 101,1500  sq.ft. $1000. No triple net. 737-  6061. ttn  Davis Bay/Wilson Creek hall available. Wheelch air facilities. 885-  2752 or 885-9663. ttn  COMMERCIAL  1600 sq. fl. warehouse and office  space. Gibsons industrial basin,  S900 per month Inple net.  Sechelt retail, approx. 900 sq tl.,  Wharl St., $1000 incl. taxes  Sechen office space. $450-5750 .  Wilson Creek - warehouse  56 OOloo' offices spaces.  $5.50/loot.  GRANT REALTY LTO.  666-3130  tfn  Waiehouse space lor lease, 1500-  3000 sq. ft. Hwy 101, Gibsons. All  facilities avail. Ind, large loading  dock. 685-4193. lln  Roberts Creek Hall, avail, dances,  parties, weddings. Yvonne 886-  7815. tfn  For Renl - Seamount Industrial  Park, light industrial, service commercial, up lo 2.000 sq II, 10' ceiling, heavy wiring. Also 750 sq It  bay 12' door, mall exposure.  Phone 866-2663 days. 686-9075  eves. Ifn  5.000 square foot warehouse with  office space. Wilson Creek. Long  term lease desired. NRS. Sechelt  Realty Lid. 865-9093. ttn  RESEARCH AND PUNNING  ASSISTANT  For Sunshine Coast Community Health Council  Planning Process - short term contract.  Reporting to the Steering Committee.  Dutlee to Include:  ��� data collection and analysis  ��� detailed aclion planning  ��� report writing  ' support to working groups  ��� recent experience in health planning and research  ��� self-starter  ��� excellent report-writing skills  ��� effective communicator  Submit resume, hand-written cover letter and  references to:  Chairperson, Human Resources Committee  c/oRR#1 S38C14  Qibsons, BC VON 1VO  by February 11,1994.  35. Business &  Home Services  GREEN CLIPS  All your lawn and garden care.  Lawn cutting, fertilizing, rotolilling,  yard maintenance. Free estimates.  Pal Hamilton 886-3306.       Mw  Framing crew avail., competitive  rales, Iree estimates. 883-2094.  Mc  Qualified carpenter, new or renovations. Exp. and reliable. Pete  863-9809. Mc  LAWN A GARDEN  Fruit tree pruning and spraying,  garden renovations, retaining  walls, hedge trimming, general  cleanup. Call 686-0180.        Ifn  Fabulous commercial storefront for  lease. Over 1000 sq. fl. No triple  nel. Avail. Jan. 1, Seaview Plaza.  Gibsons. Marie, Glen 886-7018 or  Lome 1-737-6061. lln  Landing Unisex Hair Design and  Tanning Salon has space lor renl.  oceanview. suitable lor operator of  personalized service or retailers,  rent and service neg. Denise 886-  3916. Mc  Level t Insurance agent with ICBC  and personal lines experience.  Part time. Call Lynda Reid, days  866-7751. Mw  The Wharf Restaurant requires a  chef lo work approx. 32 hrs./wk.  Exp. in vegelarian cookery  required. To make appt. phone  Jose, 885-7285. ��7w  Full lime position in rapidly  expanding business. Duties  include: reception, accounts  receivable, payroll clerk and general ollice duties. Applicant should  be familiar wilh AccPac Simple  Accounting and Works Word Processing, have own transportation,  be motivated, with some knowledge of construction an asset.  Submit resume to P.O. Box 1309,  Gibsons, BC VON 1V0.       Mw  Office Manager - Full time position  in busy reforestation company  office. Your duties would include  answering Ihe telephone and bookkeeping. Computer skills, particularly familiarity with AccPac payroll  program highly desirable, salary  negotiable, dependent on skills you  bring lo the job. Submit resume to:  Whiskeyjack Relorestation Ltd.,  Box 319, Sechelt, BC VON 3A0 Att:  Tony Greenfield. Phone 865-7666.  Mc  Reliable, organized person lor  housecleaning, $10/hr. Rels. 885-  5473. ��7w  Storage I Direct Marketing Per-  ton Required should have some  experience w/bookkeeping or computers and be interested in developing a DIRECT MARKETING  NETWORK throughout BC. This  position suitable lor M/F or semi-  retired. Phone 921-9119 or mail  replies to 'The Warehouse', Box  1286, Sechell. BC. VON 3A0.  Mc  Third Coasl Thealre and ice painting project seek agent for representation to national and International audiences. Musl be self-sufficient. Volunteer experience preferred. A love for the aits essential.  Generous remuneration. Upon  booking, will train. Send resume to  or phone 866-3634. Mw  Irvines Landing marina S pub,  experienced cook. Contact Wayne  863-1145. Ifn  Assemble lighl products at home.  Excel, income, easy woik. Call lor  directory. 24 hrs. (604) 623-2380  ext. A74. Ifn  VOLUNTEERS NEEDED  Love lo paint? The Infant Development Program needs some wood-  sn toys painted - can by done at  home.' The Teen Centre needs  volunteers to work Fri. eves, or  weekends with teens, one day per  monlh , in Gibsons. ' Volunteer  drivers needed in Sechell lo transport people lo medical appointments both locally and In Vancouver. Expenses lully reimbursed'  Volunteers are needed to tram as  income tax assistants lo provide  services lor low Income people.  Full training provided.. For Ihese  and more opportunities contact the  Volunteer and Information Centre  al 685-5861. Mw  Staff for Small Mental Health  Facility - Manager: lo develop and  maintain program, supervise stall,  liaise wilh Menial Health professionals, care for residents and  manage facility. Qualifications:  Registered Nurse, psychologist.  occupational therapist, social worker or other related discipline. Must  have experience in residential care  lor persons living wilh a mental Illness.  Mental Health Workers: - to organize and supervise Ihe social,  recreational, and daily living activities of Ihe residents. Preference  given lo Ihose wilh formal training  and proven competence in Ihe  mental health Held.  Please submit hand written cover  letter and resume including references to: Executive Director, Sunshine Coast Home Support Society, Box 2420, Sechell, BC VON  3A0. Deadline: February 7,1694.  Mo  CONSTRUCTION  AGGREGATES  LTP CJ\L  requires a self-motivated  person to be responsible  for purchasing,  accounting and some  secretarial functions at  its SECHELT open pit  mining operation.  Applicants should be  veiyweU organized and  possess practical  accounting skills.  Computer experience  with word processing  and spreadsheet  software is essential.  If you are a team  orientated person with  good communication  skills and are interested  In professional growth,  please apply in writing  to:  Ben Hanson  Manager, Hunan  Resources  CONSTRUCTION  AGGREGATES LTD.  P.O. Box 2300  Vancouver, B.C.  V6B3W6  HOMEOWNERS  HELPLINE  Licensed electrician, by the hour or  contract. 685-4645. Mc  NEED DECORATING  ASSISTANCE?  Colour coordinating, custom blinds,  finishing details, design problem  solving, custom sewing, eg. bed  ensembles, valances, home projects. Call me I'm reliable and  ready lo help, Cheryl Law ��� Decorating Consultant 666-7372. Mc  SKI TUNING - Downhill, SC,  boards and boot lining. 666-0921.  Mw  BUSINESS CARDS-Exact lo your  specifications. Black 6 while lo full  colour - from $45. produced locally.  685-9230. #7w  House cleaning sen/ice esp: Bluff  to Lower Gibsons area. 666-3526.  Mw  lOOfTOLUMN*  MRTMUMNDMW i  ,MUSOVKIWRL ...  COMlTOYOUftMOPNTY  TOCUTYOWWOt  e*tm Ms-oaro  Income Tax Preparation, $25.  Delivery service available, seniors  discounts. 866-3075. Mw  CATHY'S HOME CLEANING  Experienced house cleaner wilh  excellent references. 666-4660.  Mw  House cleaning, 2 mature reliable  housecleamrs. Call Helen 886-  667601 Janice 686-6302.    Mw  Will do French tutoring my home or j  yours. Christiane 885-3825. Mw  Home repair or improvement inside  or oul. Reasonable rales, 885-  6396. Mw  Looking lor reliable, hardworking  person lo help in house cleaning  business. For more inlo phone  between 6 am and 9 pm, 886-  4660, ask for Cathy. Mw  Experienced computer operator for  short term employment. Only persons familiar wilh AccPac Simply  Accounting for windows considered. Reply wilh resume and  phone number to Box 411, c/o  Coast News, Box 460, Gibsons,  BC VON tVO. Mw  National Distribution Centre  requires 2 lull lime part time reps.  Average income $6-$14/hr. guaranteed base. No experience necessary, we train. Also Delivery Driver w/own vehicle knows S.C. well.  Mw  RENOVATIONS  Specialists in  Additions* Carports  Concrete ��� D��*J  Doors ��� Windows  Cabinets ��� Finishing  Vou name Ut  All projects considered.  Fret estimates  firm prices  References available.  BRUCE FRASER.  ENT.  885-9576  SERVI\G  THE COAST  FOR IS YEARS  Pruning - Gardening, 15 yrs. experience, fruit trees a specialty. Free  estimates 885-9028. Mw  LANDSCAPE* GARDEN  Design construction 6 maintenance Pictures available. References. Call 866-3907. ��7c  DRYWALL I TAPING  New, repair. Ouality workmanship.  bonded, insured, Iree esfimatas.  Call Donn 685-3557. Rels. avail.  17c  KITCHENS* BATHS  Qualily workmanship, lair prices,  many happy customers, rels. avail.  Bonded S insured. Call Donn 865-  3557. ��7c  WORD PROCESSING, AUDIO  TARE TRANSCRIPTION, MAILING LISTS. 665-9419.       moc  D.W Johnston Tiucking, sand,  crushed rock, drain rock. Very reasonable rales. 685-8649.    ��16c  SEAMS  Cuslom quilted decoralor cushions, quilts. Beautifully craftid  Also custom RV and on-board cur-  tains/linens and bedding. 866-  7277. Mw  PATIO PAL  All your patio needs. New. rebuilt.  relinished. wood or concrete. Free  estimates. Pat Hamilton 666-3306.  Mw  lot bathtubs, showers, counters t  appliances.  On The Spol Relmishers  665-6057  17*  COMPUTER INSTRUCTION  Al home or al work, one on one or  a group. Call Jeff 666-8095. tfns  CHIPPING AND MULCHING  SERVICE  Turn your brush piles, leaves and  garden waste lo chips and mulch  lor compost. Quick service, reasonable rates. Nick al 666-2756.  We do bookkeeping at home. 665-  0100 Edwin, after 6pm.        Mc  Complete renovations, finishing,  decks, siding. Interior * Exterior,  Free Estimates, reliable ind  prompt. David 866-4642.     Mw  QUALITY WOODWORK  Home Remodelling, Finishing  We look al all iocs big or small. Fot  prompt, qualily work al an affordable price, call Art Giesbrecht  665-337201*65-7161. tin  I'M YOUR HANDIMAN  Porches, Additions, Remodelling,  Solariums. No job loo small. Bill al  886-0380 or 24 hr. pager 1-977-  6502.666-0664. tfn  PEERLESS TREE  SERVICE LTD  Topping ��� Limbing - Danger Trie  Removal, Insured, Guaranleed  Work. Free estimates. 685-2109.  ttn  ������MB  ____ Coast News, January 31,1994  21  35. Business & ��� 36. Work Wanted  Home Services   I  INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR  RENOVATIONS  Wallpaper, paint, carpenlry, drafting, Iree estimales. References  available. 686-3463. tfns  CULTURED MARBLE  Jetted bathtubs, sinks, balhs and  shower panels, CSA approved.  Free estimales. Tom Sealy 883-  2976. tin  COASTUNE FENCING  Wooden t Chain Link  Fencing  Call alter 6pm 886-2215 Bob tins  Typing service - reasonable rales.  866-9346 all. 6pm. ��5c  Available tor small drywall, taping,  and spray jobs. VERY experienced! Call Alan, 885-7080. moc  Carpel 8 Lino installation - 20  years experience. Free estimates.  886-0726. mow  FRUIT TREES PRUNED  Experienced orchardisl wanls to  prune your Iruil trees. Free estimates, call 685-7906.       mow  Firewood chopping / slacking,  landscaping labour, grounds maintenance elc. Man / men available  lew hours or few weeks. Rob 886-  3622. #7c  RUBBISH REMOVAL  Yard cleanup, light moves, odd  jobs, quick, Iriendly seivice. 885-  9694,328-1811 cell. ��5c  French woman, 48 yrs., desires  live-in job as nanny. Will cook and  clean. Avail. March 1 or sooner.  Exc. refs. 885-5396 ask for  Isabella. *6c  Ceramic tile, parquet, wallpaper,  call 886-8934. tin  COOL RUNNINGS  One Ion Iruck available lor hauling,  rubbish removal, moving, yard  maintenance, rotolilling, odd jobs.  865-3917. tins  COMPUTER INSTRUCTION  Al home or at work, one on one or  a group. CaH Jeff 866-8095.  tfns  Oil/Gas burner, plumbing, HVAC  Serviceman, have TQ's and Gas  "A*. Experienced in piping, estimating, materials handling, pip ng  co-ordination, spooling. Resume  and letters available. Michael 886-  8083. ��7w  37. Child Care  Experienced lun creative mom of 2  1/2 year old would enjoy looking  alter your child. Langdale. 886-  0318. #7c  Wanted ��� child care Tues.-Fri.,  10:30 lo 5:30 in Langdale area.  886-4810. #7w  LANGDALEDAYCARE  Space available in licenced family  daycare. F/T or P/T. L, bright facility will be wel! equipped, with  mature, well experienced stall.  6am lo 6:30pm. 886-7648.    ��7w  Childcare avail, part-full time.  Exper. w/refs. Nana 685-8805.t6c  Daycare, my home, Mon. - Fri.,  Garden Bay. Rels. 863-2558  Jeanelle. I5w  2 yr. old eager to share his happy  home wilh others, comes complete  wilh patient mom. Granlhams,  rels. 886-0026. #5c  Babysitler needed for two girls,  ages 3 8 1 in our home. 2 hall  days per week. Rels req. 886-  4821. ��6c  Mother of one will sit lor your child  (under 16 mos.), Mon.-Fri. days  only, begin Jan. 15.865-0950  Rachel. tin  Daycare required, Davis Bay. 2  families require 1 caregiver in our  home: 2 wks./mo. lor 15 mo. old; 3  days/wk. for 10 mo. old. 865-9027  alt. 5pm ^^ ��5c  38. Business  Opportunities  Small affordable franchise. House  silting and pet care service, pre-  established clientele, flexible  hours. Call Sharon 665-2226. ss  38. Business  Opportunities  Is ��� Miry Kay Business right for  you? For a no obligation interview  lhal could change your life call  Yvonne 686-4643. ��5c  MORTAGES ��� Improve your  investments and income, contact  Box 410, c/o Box 460, Coast  News, Gibsons, BC VON 1V0.#5c  40. Too Late to  Clnssily  Homes 8 Property  For sale by owner: New rancher  1600* sq. It., 3 bdrms., 2 balhs,  large soaker tub. sunken Ivgrm.,  dining rm., family rm., dlxe oak  kitchen, B/l vacuum piping, 2  skyllles, finished dble. garage,  cement driveway, all this on  100x150 ff. lot, only 2 blks. from  Cedargrove School 6 1/2 mile to  shopping plaza. GST included.  $169,900. Phone 866-2155. No  agents, please. (7w  Furniture  Interior decorator has surplus old  6 anlique country pieces. Solas  w/down seal cushions, tables, cupboards, pictures, beds, vintage  fabric & curtains. Must be seen.  Asking fair prices. By apl. only.  Call 886-3886 lolv. mess.    *7w  For Sail  Heli-ox-16 band mask i hoses  wilh communications gear, $3000;  T-30 Ingersoll Rand compressor  comes/w 5x200 cu. It. Cascade 3  HP, 3 PH, starter (iter, elc. Hydro  jusl expired aulo shuloff at 3100  psi, $3500.886-9464. tfns  Kawasaki 440 Jet Ski, new paint,  $3000.886-9464. #7w  Cozy comfort, large wood burning  stove, $250 obo. 686-4666 or 960-  2739. ��7w  Autos  '90 Honda Civic 5 dr.. wgn., aulo.,  air., as new, $9750; '65 Accord Ex,  4 dr., power everything, aulo.,  $4100 obo; '60 Accord, 3 dr.,  hatch, 5 sp, $750. Peter Davidson  686-4210. ��5w  40. Too Late To  Classify  Qarage Sales  Glent Garage Sale 1 Silent  Auction - West Sechelt Eiemn..  Sal., 10-4. Norwestbay Rd. 8  Mason Rd. ��Ew  Trucks  '64 International 3/4 ton, short box  4x4, rebuill 345e, 4 sp., need box  or deck. Asking SI400 obo. 886-  8772. ��7w  For Renl - Gibsons  Large 3 bdrm. lower floor ol hse..  $650/mo. avail. March 1. 886-4688  or 980-2739. #7w  Roberts Creek  2 bdrm. large collage Rbls. Ch  w/front. Fully self-contained & finished rels. req. $600/mo. 886-  4584. ��7w  Business 8 Home Services  MR. PAINT  Ouality based on 30 years expen-  ence. Drywall repairs 8 small jobs  our specialty. Peler Paint 886-  4210. ��7w  Notice is hereby given  that on the 4th day of  February 1994 at 1:00  PM a sale is to take place  for the purpose of  satisfying a  Warehouseman's Uen on  the contents of storage  unit 54, the name of the  tenant Is Richard Waugh  and the contents of  storage unit 40, the name  of the tenant is Janet  Neaubour. The units are  located at 5584  Sunahine Coaat Hwy.  Sechelt, B.C. The goods  to be sold are described  as household goods.  NOTICE TO  CREDITORS  IN THE MATTER  OF THE ESTATE  OF STEVE PAJOR  aka STEVE  ERNEST PAJOR  All parties having  claims against the  said Estate are  required to forward  particulars of same to  the law firm of  CHRISTOPHER K.  WINGHAM LAW  CORPORATION,  Solicitor for the  Personal  Representative, at  P.O. Box 1489,  Vanderhoof, British  Columbia, VOJ 3A0,  on or before the 25  day of February, 1994  after which date  claims filed may be  paid without reference  fo any claims of which  Ihe Personal  Representative then  has no knowledge.  Personal  Representative, by:  CHRISTOPHER K.  WINGHAM, her  solicitor.  Notice is hereby given  that on the 4th day of  February 1994 at 1:00  PM a sale is to take place  for the purpose of  satisfying a  Warehouseman's Uen on  the contents of storage  unit 37, located at 1023  Venture Way Gibaona,  B.C. The name of the  tenant is Barbara Werk  Tlie goods to be sold are  described as household  goods.  Remember when  5 YEARS AGO  April Mackenzie-Moore of  Sunshine Coast Breakaway  informs the community thai the  organization does not have the  funds to have a community youth  drug program. "Our current  account at the Royal bank is  $1,464. We have exhausted all  possible sources of funds."  Teenage singing group the  Semi-tones will be seen on TV.  They auditioned for and won a  spot on the Variety Club  Telethon. Watch for Kirstin  Braun; she's Ihe only Roberts  Crecker in the group.  Keys to Sechelt's new  firelmck are handed over to Fire  Chief Tony Pike by builder HUB  Engineering's Rick Zimmerman.  Truly a slate-of- the-art machine,  the truck has a Ford cab, Caterpillar diesel engine and a 1,050  gpm pump.  10 YEARS AGO  Shirley Vader, the woman  credited with bringing the Pender  Harbour Swimming Pool into  reality, was honoured by 40  friends and associates at a smorgasbord dinner at the Jolly Roger  Inn.  George Hewison, secretary-  treasurer of the United Fishermen  and Allied Workers Union, at the  Sechelt Seniors Hall warned the  industry faced virtual extinction  due to legislation contemplated  by the federal government.  A public information meeting  about the proposed Gibsons  Marina filled the town council  chambers to the doors.  Coast Mountain Aquasource  Ltd. at a Sunshine Coast Regional District board meeting presented a lease proposal for the  Hotham Sound foreshore. The  purpose was to provide water  rights for bulk loading of vessels  carrying fresh water for export.  The SCRD sent a letter to the  highways department protesting  inadequate snow removal in the  Pender Harbour area, particularly  on routes leading to fire and  ambulance stations.  15 YEARS AGO  RCMP were on the alert  throughout the Sunshine Coast  for an escaped convicted murderer. Extreme precautions were  taken due to threats made by the  man to take revenge against witnesses who had testified against  him. He had been awaiting sentencing for Ihe murder of a local  man, Billy Black.  25 YEARS AGO  Gibsons/Port Mellon area  luckily were not included in the  weather system which gave the  area from Seaview Cemetery  right through to Powell River and  beyond up lo a foot of snow in  places.  35YEARSAGO  A resident of Jervis Inlet for  the past 50 years, Steve Johnson  travelled to Pender Harbour last  weekend. It was his first time  away from the head of Jervis in  17 years.  The Welcome Beach Community Hall rang with merriment  and mirth on the night of a birthday party held for Mr. A. Young.  45 YEARS AGO  For Sale: Excellent 36-foot  (roller, one'year old, used on the  west coast, sells for $5,500.  A national advertisement  points out the virtues of the  fledgling social security.  1 Might Only  REDTHUNDER  February 12th, 7-9 pm. All seats $12.  Tickets available at  Tsatn-Ko'Gite;  Sechelt Ihdian Band  -Andy,  Cultural Centre - Zena,  a at the door,  4 - 7 pm same day.  RAVEN'S CRY  THEATRE  885-9404  Thanks to the Native Cultural & Theatre Arts Society,  Camp Salish  Profed Ifovrseff  Safe and Natural Support  for your immune system.  Native Indians used Echinacea root to  heal wounds, relieve toothaches, sore  throats and colds. Modern  ������������   European research  suggests it is effective for  treatment of viral infections  and for general stimulation  of the immune system.  European formula ensures  optimal level of active  ingredients in readily  absorbable liquid.  OH  Reg.  i 49 SALE 8.99  (50 ml price)  H04V  d  Flora  NATURE'S BOUNTY  #110 - 5530 Wharf Rd., Sechelt 885-7001  MONDAY, JANUARY 31,1994  UPCOMING MEETINGS  Sunshine Coast Recreation Commission  Tuesday, February 1st at 7:00 p.m.  Sunshine Coast Solid Waste Management Advisory  Committee  Wednesday, February 2nd at 1:30 p.m.  West Howe Sound Recreation Advisory Commission  Wednesday, February 2nd at 7:3(3 p.m. at Chaster House  Public Utilities Committee  Thursday, February 3rd at 2:00 p.m.  Sunshine Coast Solid Waste Management Steering  Committee  Thursday, February 3rd, to follow Public Utilities  Outdoor Recreation Advisory Committee  Tuesday, February 8th at 6:45 p.m.  Regular Board  Thursday, February 10th at 7:30 p.m.  DOG TAGS  1994 DOC TAGS NOW AVAILABLE.  Buy your tag before the end of February for $5 and avoid the  penalty. *Price doubles as of March 1.*  Dog tags available at the following locations:  ��� S.C.R.D., 5477 Wharf Rd., Sechelt  ��� Town of Gibsons, 474 S. Fletcher St., Gibsons  ��� The Dog Control Officer  (As per SCRD Bylaw No. 314,1987, all dogs in Areas B  (Halfmoon Bay), D (Roberts Creek), E (Elphinstone) and F  (West Howe Sound) require dog tags.)  NOTICE OF ENACTMENT OF SUNSHINE  COAST REGIONAL DISTRICT BYLAW NO. 397  TAKE NOTICE that the Sunshine Coast Regional District intends  to adopt the following bylaw:  1. "Sunshine Coast Regional District Enforcement Bylaw No. 397,  1994"  It is the intent of the "Sunshine Coast Regional District  Enforcement Bylaw No. 397,1994" to provide for demolition of a  building built illegally on private lands specified on the following  map.  The above statement of intent of the bylaw is not deemed to be  an interpretation of the bylaw. The bylaw 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 lanuary 31st, 1994 up to and including  February 24th, 1994.  M.L. Jardine       Sunshine Coast Regional District  Secretary Box 800, Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0,885-2261  HOURS ��� MONDAY TO WEDNESDAY 8:00AM TO 5:00PM, THURSDAY AND FRIDAY 8:00AM TO 6:00PM  RECYCLE THIS NEWSPAPER 22  Coast News, January 31, 1994  OFFER YOU A  CONTRACTOR!  CUSHION FLOOR UNO]  NOW   99L  CANDIDE ROU ENDS  (UP TO 15 FEET)  $1.25 SQ.FT.  FULL ROLLS  $1.90*3":  TUB ENCLOSURE  SPECIAL  _  INCLUDES:  .22 PCS BOARDER  .12 PCS INSERTS  :^THSSCHLUTER %  .1S0AP DISH - ADHESIVE  .COLOURED GROUT  ��� LABOUR, PST& GST  $399."  SPECIAL .-  IMPORTED  v-^     GRANITE .  SQ.YDSsSQ.FT.x9  709 HWY. 101  GIBSONS  886-71 12  MEMBER OF  SHOUT  MOW  . AMD RUM TO DANIEL'S  DEAL WITH FRIENDS  DANIEL'S OWNERS AND STAFF HAVE LIVED  ON THE COAST FOR A TOTAL OF 160 YEARS  DANIELS - FOR FRIENDLY SERVICE AND  ABOVE ALL, FRIENDLY PRICES  LEVEL LOOP CARPET  HARDWEARIN6  GREAT FOR REC. ROOMS  STARTING  CARPET ROLL ENDS  SAVE UP TO TRIPLE  THE VALUE AT  ONLY 4*4* ^  1*1 ONI*  *%_% fS {  JtiSb*  1.45  iff^Bf  Extended Warranty  Protection Program  LIFETIME WEAR WARRANTY  DOUBLE STAIN RESISTANCE WARRANTY  -20 YEARS -  DOUBLE FADE RESISTANCE WARRANTY  -2QYEARS-    .  DOUBLE ANTISTATIC RESISTANCE WARRANTY  -20 YEARS -  DOUBLE SOIL RESISTANCE WARRANTY  -20 YEARS -  DOUBLE MATTING WARRANTY  -20 YEARS -  DOUBLE PERFORMANCE WARRANTY  -20 YEARS-  NOMONSENSE FULL REPLACEMENT GUARANTEE  IN SHORT, TWICE THE  PERFORMANCE WARRANTY  OF LEADING BRANDS AND  A 60 DAY "NO QUESTIONS  ASKED" REPLACEMENT POLICY  FKB  sSiping  COLOR-ARM-  WIORI  >COlQURS  ..      *.ONT*ACTO��  SAVE UP TO  so%+  JASK ABOOr  LINO & CARPET PRICES  ARE ON IN STOCK  ITEMS ONLY  ���\       Hours:  J   9 AM - 5 PM  /   Mon. - Sat.  CHECKOUT  OUR HARDWOOD  SPECIALS  SSKJ^StKSW WEACARE - IT'S NOT A SLOGAN, IT'S THE WAY WE DO BUSINESS.  _____________

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