Saturday, August 31, 2013

CANTUS VOCUM CONCERT
In aid of Trinity Bight Memorial Park!



Cantus Vocum Chamber Choir is from St. John's Newfoundland and was founded in 1995 by its current conductor, Chad Stride.   You can check out more information about the choir by going to their website http://cantusvocum.com/
 
During the weekend of September 6th-8th, they will be in Trinity
practicing for their upcoming season.
 
On Sunday, September 8th at 1:00 p.m., they will be performing at St. Paul's Anglican Church in Trinity and asking all in attendence to give a free-will donation to the Memorial Park! 
It would be great to see a BIG CROWD turn out to support both the work of the Choir and the Memorial Park Committee!
 
The Committee would like to thank the choir and their conductor for this very kind gesture!


THE WORK CONTINUES!

Play the video below to get a glimpse into our vision for
Trinity Bight Memorial Park!

 

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

FUNDRAISING AT THE TRINITY FESTIVAL!
 
At the Trinity Historical Society Auction held on Friday, August 19 during the Trinity Festival,  several items were put on the "auction block" to raise funds for Trinity Bight Memorial Park.  Four Adirondack Chairs made and donated by Roland Taylor and a hooked mat made and donated by Rowena Johnson raised a total amount of $875.00.
 
As well, tickets were sold throughout the Trinity Festival weekend on an Afghan made and donated by Evelyn George raising a total of $200.00.
 
Many thanks for your donations of these handcrafted items to raise funds for our project.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

TONIGHT OUR PARK WAS OFFICIALLY NAMED!
 
A special "Thank You" Dessert Night was held at Bishop White School tonight (August 27th) to thank the people of Trinity Bight for their support as we enter the final few weeks of the fulfillment of a Dream!
 
The night was made even more special as the park was officially named the..
 
TRINITY BIGHT MEMORIAL PARK
THANK YOU TO THE....
 


- our latest donors to be added to the growing list! 
They have donated $1000.00 worth of paint and stain for our Build Day projects.

Friday, August 23, 2013

THANK YOU...

...to Seagull Construction (Brian Power) and to Ron Connolly for the loan of their equipment and expertise as well as all of the men who gave freely of their time to work on site: Dean Bailey, Tim Marsh, Raymond Bailey, Mike Bailey, Stephen Connolly, Leon Cooper, John Vivian, Albert Long, Mark Kane, Adam Hiscock, Shawn Piercey, Glen Duffett, Stephen King, Tyler Vokey, Josh Cole and Austin Avery.   Their in-kind donations have been valued in the tens of thousands of dollars and have made a huge impact on our Dream!

The landscape around Bishop White School has seen a tremendous change over the past few weeks as the excitement builds towards our "Build Day".  If you get a chance, you should visit the site or scroll below where you will find some pictures.




Sunday, August 11, 2013

MORE PICTURES FROM OUR SITE PREPARATION WORK!
 

Play the video below to watch some of the land preparation work that is taking place!
 

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

PRESENTING..........
THE BISHOP WHITE COMMUNITY PARK!

We have finally confirmed the park layout and the equipment that will be part of the Bishop White Community Park Playground!  HOWEVER, please note that the location and development of some of the pieces of the Community Park may be subject to change due to our budget or determining factors that may be discovered during construction work.
 

Park Layout!!!

 

Two Views of our Playground Equipment!!!

 

 
THE DREAM IS STARTING TO COME ALIVE!

This week, land prepration began on the site of the Bishop White Community Park!  The heavy equipment moved in and the land around Bishop White School was changed forever.  This is an exciting time for all of us as it is now that we realize our dream is very close to becoming a reality! 

Play the video below to view pictures of the old playground and some of the land preparation work that is taking place!
 

Our Award Announcement