Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Adult Dance Coming Up

Saturday June 1st there will be an Adult Dance starting at 9:30pm at the Good Times Hall in Old Bonaventure, hosted by the Trinity and Area Volunteer Fire Dept., and the Firettes with all proceeds donated to the Park.  BBQ Jumbo Dogs and Hamburgers will be available.  There will also be a designated driver available!!

Eat For The Park

The Two Whales Coffee Shop in Port Rexton, is hosting Eat For the Park, a special event on Saturday June 15th from 11am to 4pm.  Come along and choose from our delicious lunch menu, including soups, pan inis and homemade bagels followed by a cake or our own ice cream - accompanied by coffee, hot chocolate, tea or homemade lemonade.  Or just come in for a cake and espresso.  All our food is lovingly made in the Two Whales kitchen.  You can also enjoy a glass of wine or beer.  All our takings from this day go directly to Bishop White Community Park.

Remember... the "MORE YOU EAT the MORE GOES TO THE PARK"

Online Auction

Coming up on Facebook from June 3rd to June 8th there will be an online auction found through Beryl Fisher - Let Them Be Kids Program - Facebook Auction.  All auction items have been donated from businesses and individuals who want to see the children in our area have the best possible park available.  Auction items are all new and range from... gift baskets to handmade items to give cards.  There is something there for everyone!!!!

If you'd like to make a donation to the auction, please call Beryl at (709)464-3579.  If you are unable to donate an item to be auctioned, please join us online from June 3rd-8th to bid on some of the items donated by others!

Friday, May 17, 2013

Coming up!!

Ennis live in concert at the Twine Loft in Trinity on Saturday June 8th, 2013.  

Tickets are $25, the ticket sales proceeds will be donated to the Bishop White Community Park Project.

A Pre-show dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. 

For reservations or to book a meal before the show please call 1-877-464-7700 or e-mail

Mothers Day Brunch - Thank-you!!

We would like to thank everyone who came out to the Mothers Day Brunch in support of the Community Park and a huge Thank-you to the Fishers Loft Inn for hosting the event.  Also a very special Thank-you to the staff who volunteered their time towards the cause (Barbara Ayles, Patricia Walsh, and Annie Philpott) and a total of $1,111.00 cash raised,  and $1,135.00 in-kind.  So Thank-you again to John and Peggy Fisher and your staff for your generous support of our Community Park Project!

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Fundraising Goal

We've now got a goal!! We need to raise $131,000 to make this park a reality!!  Now is the time to make a difference and help us reach our goal!  Come out and make a donation, every little bit helps and you can watch our thermometer rise to our goal!

Cheque Presentation

We got $1,052 from the Roadhouse Lounge!!!!

Cheque Presentation

We got a $520 donation from the Parkside Inn!!!

Cheque Presentation

We got a $1,000 donation from the Port Rexton and Area Volunteer Fire Department!!

Rockin' the Day Away

Audrey Smith, a former teacher (retired) of Bishop White School will be doing a Rock-a-thon Fundraiser for the our park.  It will be held on Monday, June 10th weather-permitting, (next fine day if weather is unsuitable).  She plans to 'rock the day away' on the parking lot of Bishop White. 

Mothers Day Brunch

Come out on Sunday May 12th for a Mothers Day Brunch hosted by the Fishers Loft Inn with all proceeds going to the Bishop White Community Park.  Call 877.464.3240 to make a reservation for 10:30, 11:30 or 12:30! Just $15 per person!!

Here's the Menu:
Muffins and Croissants
Fruit and Cereal Bar
Sausage Casserole
Fruit Crepes and Bacon
Plain Pancakes
Juice, Tea and Coffee

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