Our 2 Astrolabes, dated from the early 1600's were discovered near Channel-Port aux Basques. They are both in mint condition and in working order. A very rare and valuable find for Newfoundland and all of Canada.

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About our 2 Astrolabes
Explore our connection with age-old astronomical instruments used by navigators. Two astrolabes are featured in Channel-Port aux Basques, dating from the 1600's.

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Town of Channel-Port aux Basques
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Town Opportunities

The Port aux Basques Community Employment Corporation (CEC) was incorporated in 1987 for the purpose of supporting persons with barriers to employment, utilizing The Supported Employment Program. We seek, create and maintain educational and employment opportunities for persons who are considered to be employment disadvantaged. The CEC team provides professional support, training and employment services for adults with barriers to employment in the Port aux Basques and surrounding areas.

Job Opportunity
The Community Advisory Council is seeking to fill the following positions under the Job Creation Partnership Program through the Department of Advanced Education and Skills

1 Supervisor
2 Skilled Labourers
2 Labourers

Duties include but are not limited to:

* construct a 8*12 shed
* shingle the roof
* install siding on the shed
* construct raised garden beds to be install at the community garden site

Anticipated Start date: October 29th, 2014

Please submit resumes to:

sstrickland@portauxbasques.ca or Fax 695-9852

Please include your Social Insurance Number on your resume.

Deadline: Friday, October 24th at 5:00 p.m.

Posted: Oct 21, 2014 3:06 pm NFLD
Canada's Ferry Gateway to Newfoundland
The gulf crossing between North Sydney and Channel-Port aux Basques is always a memorable lifetime experience. The ferries are among the largest ice breaking ferries in the world. They look like cruise ships and they can each take 1200 passengers and 350 cars. Book early to ensure availability.