The Town Crier

It is the hope of Tumbler Ridge Community Arts Council (TRCAC) that we share the community events as best we can. Please submit any Tumbler Ridge events you would like listed in this column to Erin Hanna 250-242-3364 or tr_artscouncil@yahoo.com

AT A GLANCE: All events in bold have been added since last publication of Town Crier.

TRCAC MEETINGS ? October 2 ? November 13 ? December 11

BINGO ? Presented by The Lions Club. Community Centre ? Room 5 – Doors open at 6:00 pm and Bingo starts at 7:00 pm. No minors allowed.

T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets every Thursday at the PENTICOSTAL Church in Commercial Park. Weigh-in takes place 6:00-6:30 pm and the meeting is from 6:30-7:30 pm. Contact Cindy 242-5826 or Lynn 242-3178.

SENIORS (55+) DROP-IN ACTIVITIES

Tuesday – 1:00-4:00 pm – Community Centre – Floor Curling, Carpet Bowling, Card & Board Games, Coffee & Cookies – Small drop-in fee

Wednesdays – 7:00 pm – Cribbage, Whisk, Cofee and good company! Beginners welcome – Small drop-in fee

ST. PAUL?S Services – Multi-denominational church services – Every 2nd and 4th Sunday – 2 pm held @ the Catholic Church. Contact Ed Thiede 242- 5576.

DJ SERVICES NEEDED – please contact Erin Hanna 250-242-3364 or tr_artscouncil@yahoo.com

OCTOBER

TBAWolverine Nordic and Mountain Society (WNMS) AGM

18Market Square – Community Centre – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Crafts, baked goods, garage sale items, groups and organizations fundraising items. Table rental and other info 242-4246.

19Zone 8 Cross Country Championships – TR Golf Course (Driving Range) 11:00 am start. Volunteers needed. For further info contact Linda or Charles 242-3984

24We Love Kids Day – Community Centre day of fun for youth. Children under 6 must be accompanied and supervised by a responsible person 13 years of age or older – $3.00 admission – Movie @ 11:00 am- 1:00 pm (Room 5); Lunch @ 12:00-12:30 pm; Swimming @ 1:00-3:00 pm.

25Rocky Horror Participation Movie Night & Halloween Dance – immediately following Rocky Horror Picture Show, a Halloween Dance with a DJ, First 100 tickets to Rocky Horror Night gets you into both events. Additional dance tickets to be sold after movie, Tickets for sale at Community Centre front desk beginning October 1.

28Garden Club meeting – Community Centre – Room 1 – 7:00 pm

30 & 31Haunted House Experience – Legends of Horror – Come and meet the horror villains from all your favourite scary movies. Two nights, beginning at 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm. Admission is $3.00 per victim..er person each time through. Hosted by Theatre On The Ridge (Grizzly Valley Players). Sponosred by District of TR and TR Community Arts Council.

31RCMP Halloween Bonfire

NOVEMBER

1Grant In Aid deadline – Applications submitted to Town Hall – 4:00 pm – 242-4242

10We Love Kids Day – Community Centre day of fun for youth. Children under 6 must be accompanied and supervised by a responsible person 13 years of age or older – $3.00 admission – Movie @ 11:00 am- 1:00 pm (Room 5); Lunch @ 12:00-12:30 pm; Swimming @ 1:00-3:00 pm.

13TRCAC Meeting ? Community Centre – Room 3 ? 7:00 pm – Open membership year-round. Come and take part in the umbrella organization that assists arts and culture in our community. Contact Erin Hanna 250-242-3364 or email tr_artscouncil@yahoo.com

14&15 TRISPS Craft Fair

21-23 10,000 Villages International Craft Fair

22Market Square – Community Centre – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Crafts, baked goods, garage sale items, groups and organizations fundraising items. Table rental and other info 242-4246

25Garden Club (Christmas dinner meeting) – Community Centre – Room 1 – 7:00 pm

DECEMBER

TBACommunity Choir Christmas Concert

4Holly Jolly Christmas – Community Centre – District sponsored celebration of Christmas spirit. Children?s Party (ages 10 and under) 6:00-7:00 pm (Rooms 4 & 5); Tree Lighting, 6:30 pm (Roman Walkway); Christmas Sing-a-long 7:00 pm (Fireside Lounge) – Interested performers please contact Brian Bray 242-4333.

6Chamber of Commerce Christmas Party – Details TBA

7Theatre On The Ridge – Grizzly Valley Players Christmas play – An Amateur Christmas Carol Adaptation (comedy) – Community Centre Room 5 – 2:00 pm – Family audience – Admission by donation.

7Gideon?s Carolfest – Dawson Creek – Members of the TR Adult Community Choir will be performing. 7:00 pm – Location TBA.

11TRCAC Meeting ? Community Centre – Room 3 ? 7:00 pm – Open membership year-round. Come and take part in the umbrella organization that assists arts and culture in our community. Contact Erin Hanna 250-242-3364 or email tr_artscouncil@yahoo.com

12Banff Mountain Film Festival – Details TBA

13Market Square – Community Centre – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Crafts, baked goods, garage sale items, groups and organizations fundraising items. Table rental and other info 242-4246

21Christmas Movie Night – Hosted by Theatre On The Ridge – TBA