The Town Crier

The Town Crier

Erin Hanna

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

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


19General Voting Day – Community Centre 8 am-8 pm. Advanced Voting information is listed in Tumbler Ridge News or can be obtained through town hall 242-4242.

24-26Ten Thousand Villages Craft Sale ¡V This year there will only be ONE sale that lasts for 3 days. There will not be a second sale in December! Held at the Library at the following times: Thursday (Nov 24) 1-8 pm, Friday (Nov 25) 1-5 pm, Saturday (Nov 26) 1-5 pm. For further info, contact Joyce Stenvall 242-5640



TBATheatre On The Ridge Christmas Show – Details to be announced.

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

7Holly Jolly Christmas- All indoor events take place at the Community Centre. Children¡¦s Games, etc. 3-5 pm. Tree-Lighting 6:30 pm in front of Town Hall. Late Night Shopping in downtown core as well as home based businesses inside the community centre 5-9 pm.Christmas Concert hosted by TRUMP 7 pm in the Fireside Lounge. Interested performers please contact Real Carrier 242-.

7Traditional English Christmas Tea ¡V Library. A fundraiser for TR Public Library and Theatre On The Ridge. There will be 4 sittings, each an hour long. Pre-book your table for 3:00, 4:00, 5:00 and 6:00. Tea, goodies and entertainment by Theatre On The Ridge. $5/person

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.

?«Live music jam at the Legion. Every Tuesday night EXCEPT the 2nd Tuesday of the month. Legion basement, 7-10 pm. This is a chance for musicians to get together to rehearse and learn each other¡¦s music so that public performing and personal enjoyment can be enhanced. Music is acoustic and/or low-amplified. For information contact Sue Thomas 242-5230

?«Badminton ¡V Monday nights at 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 at 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

?«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. Wednesdays 10-11 am at the Community Centre. $16/child 4 sessions; $20/family 4 sessions; $5/child Drop-In.

?«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.