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Dave Ogilvie

Flea market goes Sunday

A flea market at the fairgrounds in Emo will be held this Sunday (June 24) from 1-3 p.m.

All interested vendors are encouraged to contact Marie Whiting (487-2323), but last-minute vendors also will be accepted.

A previous flea market held there was successful, with six vendors and more than 150 customers.

Be sure to stop by and check out all the items for sale.

Summer jobs open at museum

The Rainy River District Women’s Institute Museum in Emo has two summer student employment positions available.

If you are interested in applying for a position, send your résumé to R.R.D.W.I. Museum, P.O. Box 511, Emo, Ont., P0W 1E0 (attn: summer employment).

The deadline for applications is June 19.

Soccer clinic

Coach Mick Gale from the University of Winnipeg, along with two of his players from the “Lady Wesmen,” instructed interested young soccer players and their parents at the Emo Sportsfield on Saturday morning. Gale had the players running through drills, as well as learning how to pass and shoot, while encouraging the parents to get involved in their children’s team.

Time has come for spring teas

St. Patrick’s in Emo will be holding its annual spring tea and bazaar this Saturday (May 12) from 1-3 p.m. in the church basement.

Admission is $3 at the door.

There will be a good variety of perennials and local bedding plants for sale, along with baking, draws, and more.

This event is sponsored by the St. Patrick’s C.W.L. and all are welcome.

Museums to hold Queen’s Jubilee dinner

Chapple Heritage and the Rainy River District Women’s Institute invite you to the “Queen’s Jubilee Dinner” to be held Saturday, May 12 at 5:30 p.m. at the Barwick Hall.

Tickets cost $15 for adults and $7 for children eight and under, which are available until May 5 from Annie Van Rozen at the Clover Valley Farmers’ Market in Fort Frances and the Emo Public Library.