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.

MARCH

25Way of the Crosswalk (through Town center)- Meet at 9:45am at tennis courts behind TRSS. Walk takes place 9:45-11:15 am. For info contact Brian Sipe at 242-5296.

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

27Sunrise Service (Easter Sunday) at New Life Assembly. Details TBA.

29St. Jude¡¦s Children¡¦s Hospital Auction in Grande Prairie @ The Sandman Hotel. For further details, call Monika 242-3013

APRIL

1Belly Dancing Open House ¡V 7-8:30 pm – Room 5 – Community Centre ¡V Ladies and children welcome to come and see the results of the classes. This will showcase what the current students have learned. This will be the first public performance for these ladies. $1 donation greatly appreciated for cost of the room. Sign up for new students will be April 7 (Beginner Class)

2CORRECTION: Open Invitational Badminton Tournament at TRSS. Must register by March 28th ¡V sorry no late registrations! Age: Kids Single, 12+ under, kids single 16+ under, adults 17+ single, double, mixed. $5/event. For info contact Rolf or Chris Raque 242-3351

7Itchy Feet ¡V Monkman Park & cascades Project (presented by Kevin Sharman & Larry White)

28-May 1 Peace Liard Regional Juried Arts Show ¡V Held in Hudson¡¦s Hope. Entry deadline April 6. Call Janet Hartford for entry forms 242-3915 or pick up at the TR Gallery 242-0035

?«Lion¡¦s Club Bingo (Class B License BC08612) every Monday evening – Community Centre in rooms 4 & 5 ¡V 5:30-10:00 pm Contact Frank or Grace Walsh 242-4609

?«Through to April 30th, Tumbler Ridge Museum Foundation collecting items for charity auction

?«Dog Sled races (postponed) The races, Tea Boil and the 2×4 a go-go event (Schmoozing)will be held on March 26/27th at the Golf Course (if there is enough snow) or if there isn¡¦t enough snow, the dog sled race will be at the Core Lodge. Your Winterfest button will admit you and they are still available for $3 at Impressions, the Community Centre, and the Ridge Cafe.

?«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.

?«Drama, fun games and workshops for adults. 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 Community Centre. For further info email Erin Hanna at erinmike@pris.ca or phone 242-3364.