The Town Crier

It is our hope that we can share the events of Tumbler Ridge as best we can. Please submit any events you would like listed in this column to Erin Hanna 242-3364 or erinmike@pris.ca. Also please visit the Arts Council website at www.geocities.com/tr_artscouncil and TR District & Tourism site www.tumblerridge.ca

At A Glance: Changes or new events listed since the last Town Crier are in bold.

FEBRUARY

24Itchy Feet ? Bolivia (presented by Viv Lougheed & Barry McKinnon)

25Gospel Jamboree – 7 pm in New Life Assembly basement. Call 242-5114 for further info.

26Java Jive Coffee House ? 7:00-10:00 pm Community Centre Room 5 $2/person

Come and hear our local musicians & vocalists live.

26 & 27Minor Hockey Tournament (Bantam) ? All day starting 8:00 or 9:00 am

28We Love Kids Day ? Starts @ 10:30 am at Community Centre $3/child. Skating, lunch, swimming & drop in hockey

MARCH

1-17Silent Auction (Grad Fundraiser) Bid sheets will be placed at local businesses around town. Times will be on display @ the Art Gallery during the auction.

549 Forever Dance ? 8:00 pm Community Centre Rooms 4 & 5 – $2/door plus donation for the band. Everyone welcome, but sorry, no minors

10Itchy Feet ? Kenya (Bill Hendley)

11-13Men?s & Ladies Bonspiel. Enter as a team or as an individual. Phone 242-3530.

12Market Square ? Community Centre 9:00 am-4:00 pm. Table rental $10/table

12Java Jive Coffee House ? 7:00-10:00 pm Community Centre Room 5 $2/person

Come and hear our local musicians & vocalists live.

16Children’s Easter Party ? 3:30-5:00 pm @ Community Centre (free admission). 4:00-4:45 Pictures w/ Easter Bunny $2/child. Egg hunt, face painting, crafts & games.

17Figure Skating Carnival ? 7:00 pm Community Centre (Arena). Skaters aged 4-15. For info call Birgit 242-4860

1949 Forever Dance ? 8:00 pm Community Centre Rooms 4 & 5 – $2/door plus donation for the band. Everyone welcome, but sorry, no minors

17St. Patrick?s Day ? 6:30-8:00 pm Aquatic Centre ? Green juice & games. Regular admission.

21Spring Break @ the Aquatic Centre ? through to April 3rd. Watch for events.

26Market Square ? Community Centre 9:00 am-4:00 pm. Table rental $10/table

APRIL

7CORRECTION: Itchy Feet ? Monkman Park & cascades Project (presented by Kevin Sharman & Larry White)

Open Invitational Badminton Tournament at TRSS

Age: Youth-19, and 19+ division

Interested players can contact Ralph Raque at 242-3351 or Janeth Strang at 242-5080.

There is a $5 fee per event

Soccer coaches needed! Kindergarten through grade 8. Please call Dawn 242-2352

Badminton- all ages welcome. TRSS Monday nights 7-10 pm $2/person (all equipment provided)

Designated Driving (Grad Fundraiser) – Available for weddings and dances. Call Claudia Hunter at 242-5086 one week prior to make arrangements.

Did you sign up for Grizzly Valley Players yet?? Promises to be a fun night out for adults who enjoy drama, fun games and workshops. Sign up sheet at front desk of Community Centre. Or come to GVP club meets on Mondays at 7:30-8:30 pm in Room 3 of the Communicty Centre.