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.

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

OCTOBER

1TR Street Spirit Banner Art Project ¡V Free art workshops to introduce potential and existing artists to beautifying downtown TR. Each workshop is defined into 2 categories: Youth (12-17) and Adult (18+). Instructor Darcy Jackson. 1-3 pm. register at front desk of Community Centre.

4Garden Club & Dr. Charles Helm ¡V Dr. Helm gives a slide presentation on birds in the TR area. 7 pm at the Library.

6Artstarts Guest Performer ¡V Info available to parents and students at TRE

8Giant Community Garage Sale ¡V Community Centre. Book tables and further information at front desk. 242-4246

849 Forever Dance ¡V Community Centre room 4 & 5. Live music and dancing. $2 at the door and collection for the band

13TRCAC (Arts Council) regular meeting ¡V Come support the Arts and Culture in TR! 7 pm in room 3 at the Community centre. New members always welcome. For info contact Brian Sipe 242-5296 or Erin Hanna 242-3364.

21We Love Kids Day ¡V Starts @ 10:30 am at Community Centre $3/child. Skating, lunch, swimming & drop-in hockey. $3/child payable at front desk of Community Centre

2249 Forever Dance ¡V Community Centre room 4 & 5. Live music and dancing. $2 at the door and collection for the band. 8:00 pm

25Artstarts Guest Performer ¡V Info available to parents and students at TRE

25Landscaper Bob Styles ¡V joins Garden Club to speak about landscaping. Community Centre, room 1 at 7 pm.

29Howling Halloween Haunted House ¡V Aquatic Centre 6:30-8:30 pm $3/person

29Market Square ¡V Sell crafts, baked goods, garage sale items. Groups and organizations fundraising items. Book a table for $10 at Community Centre

DECEMBER

349 Forever Dance ¡V Community Centre room 4 & 5. Live music and dancing. $2 at the door and collection for the band. 8:00 pm

7Community Christmas Festivities- All indoor events take place at the Community Centre. Children¡¦s Party 3-5 pm in room 4 & 5. Tree-Lighting 6:30 pm in front of Town Hall. Christmas Concert hosted by TRUMP ¡V 7 pm in the Fireside Lounge. Interested performers please contact Brian bray 242-4333.

9Community Business Christmas Party ¡V Ticket sales at Town Hall or Community Centre until Nov 25. $25/person. Curling Rink ¡V cocktails 6:30, dinner at 7:30 with dance to follow.

10Market Square ¡V Sell crafts, baked goods, garage sale items. Groups and organizations fundraising items. Book a table for $10 at Community Centre.

?«Badminton ¡V Monday nights starting September 19. TRSS 7-10 pm . Drop-in $2/person or $20 for 12 punch card. Everyone welcome. Instructor: Rolf Raque 242-3351

?«Ball Hockey ¡VTuesdays & Thursdays, starting Sept. 20. TRSS 6:30-8:30. Cost Drop-in $2/person or $20 Sept-Dec. Ages 16 and older. **All participants must supply their own plastic non-marking ball.

?«Ladies Only Wallyball League ¡V Sept. 26-Apr 14. Ages 16 and older. $50/team of 2-4 players for full season. 1st half ¡V Sept 26-dec.9 2nd half ¡V Jan 9-Apr 14. Call Community Centre for details and game schedule. 242-4246

?«Kool Kat Kids Day (Something new for each age group. Sports Camp, Nature Walks, Animals Down Under, Treasure, Space Travel , Animals. Ask for details and schedules at the Community Centre. 242-4246.

?«Co-Ed Circuit Training ¡V Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:15-6:00 12 classes/$42. Pre-register by September 23. Fitness centre. Contact 242-4246.

?«Busy Bee- Ages Newborn-5 years ¡V Parent/tot program. Pre-register by September 26. Program starts September 28 and runs Wednesdays 10-11 am at the Community Centre. $16/child 4 sessions; $20/family 4 sessions; $5/child Drop-In.

?«Beginners Piano Keyboarding ¡V (Children) Mondays at Community Centre in room 3. Age groups and times available at front desk 242-4246. $68.75/child 11 classes. Students bring their own keyboard. Sept 26-Dec 12. Pre-register by September 23.

?«Beginners Piano Keyboarding ¡V (Adults) Mondays at Community centre in room 3. 7-8 pm. $68.75/person 11 classes. Students bring their own keyboard. Pre-register by Sept. 23.

?«Belly Dancing ¡V beginner Level: Thursdays 7-8 pm. $70/person aged 16+. Sept 29-Dec 1 (pre-register by Sept 28). Instructor Janet Delpierre.

?«Dance Classes with Mila: 4 separate classes – Rhythm & Move, Tap Dance, Ballroom and Private Lessons. Community Centre in room 5. For scheduled rates, times, dates please contact the front desk. Instructor Mila Lansdowne.

?«October WNMS Work Bee (Trails) TBA