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

TRCAC MEETINGS ? February 12 – March 12 – April 9

BINGO Community Centre ? Room 5 – Doors open at 6:00 pm and Bingo starts at 7:00 pm. Sorry, no minors allowed.

T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets every Thursday at the NEW LIFE ASSEMBLY Church at 275 Murray Drive. 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

Wednesdays – 7:00 pm – Cribbage, Whist, Coffee 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 Dawn Wagner 250-242-3570.

FEBRUARY

12TRCAC Regular 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

14Valentines Supper – Fundraiser for Xoch Smith @ Twilight Lodge- Two seatings: 5:30-6:30 pm and 6:30-7:30 pm – MINIMUM $10 donation (fundraiser)

14Sweetheart Dance – Hosted by TR Days Society – Community Centre – Rooms 4/5 – Music by Master Music Services (DJ) – Cocktails 8:00 pm – Dance 9:00 pm – $15.00 tickets available at the front desk. 250-242-4246.

28Mamma Mia Movie Night – Community Centre – Room 5 – Hosted by the TR Community Arts Council. Doors open at 6:30 – Movie starts at 7:00 and is followed by the ABBA Singstar party. $5.00 admission at the door.

MARCH

12TRCAC Regular 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

14Murder Mystery Party (for the Community) – Hosted by Theatre On The Ridge – Grizzly Valley Players. LIMITED tickets for participating/ guests. There will be additional tickets for those just wanting to come and observe the chaos. When you buy your advance ticket, you can pick up a character description if you want to be part of the action. Your character will be a surprise, so you will need some time to get costuming. GET YOUR TICKETS EARLY! Theme: Murder at the Juice Joint (1920?s Flappers, Mob and Speakeasy). Licensed event – sorry no minors.

COSTUMES can be ordered through the Theatre Group. Payment up front and deadline is February 25. Contact Erin 250-242-3364.

14-15Dog Sled Races – Golf Course – Details TBA. Contact Stacey 242-1946

21The Review Crew Reunion- Show details TBA.