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.

DECEMBER

2Candlelight Service ? New Life Assembly 7 pm ? An evening to commemorate those loved ones that have passed.

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

December 7 Holly Jolly Christmas-

All indoor events take place at the Community Centre.

Theatre On The Ridge performs in room 4, with details TBA.

Children?s Christmas Games ?5-6 pm.

Santa?s Downtown Tour ends at 6:15 pm at the Roman Walkway.

Christmas Tree Light-up at same location 6:30 pm. Photo opportunity wth Santa 6:45-7:30 in front foyer of Community Centre (please bring your own camera).

Late Night Shopping in downtown core as well as home based businesses in room 5 from 5-9 pm. TRUMP Christmas Concert starts at 7 pm in the Fireside Lounge. Interested performers please contact Real Carrier 242-3143.

7Traditional English Christmas Tea ? Library. A fundraiser for TR Public Library There will be 4 sittings, each an hour long. Pre-book your table for 3:00, 4:00, 5:00 and 6:00. Tea, and goodies. $6/person. There will be a 6:00 performance of skits by Theatre on the Ridge.

8Mayor?s Food Drive ? Mayor and Council have a food drive from 3 ? 7 pm. Fire truck will be touring the neighbourhood to pick up food donations.

8Banff Film Festival ? Held at the TRSS Gymnasium ? 7 pm. Cost- Adult $10; Youth (11-17) $8; Child (under 10) $5. Further info available through Maxine at NLC 242-5591

9Musical Marmots Christmas Recital ? Held at the New Life Assembly Church (275 Murray Drive) from 7:00-8:30 pm. Refreshments served, everyone welcome! For further info, contact Crys White 242-4499.

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

10Christmas Hamper Food Sorting ? Seeking volunteers for all tasks to do with Christmas Hamper . Please call TR Thrift Store and leave your name and number on the answering machine if you do not get a person on the phone. 242-4401.

10Market Square ? Sell crafts, baked goods, garage sale items. Groups and organizations fund raising items. Book a table for $10 at Community Centre.

15TRCAC regular meeting rescheduled ? Arts Council meets at 7 pm in room 3 of community centre. New members welcome. Contact Erin Hanna 242-3364

17Christmas Hamper Preparation

19-21Christmas Hamper Delivery – times unable to be scheduled due to volume

24Christmas Eve Service ? Community Centre ? 7:00 pm – Rooms 4 & 5 ? Sponsored by the TR Ministerial Association

TBAChristmas Caroling ? A joyous choir will visit those unable to come out and enjoy the Christmas festivities. For a scheduled visit, please call Bill Hendley at 242-4081.

Correction to phone number. My apologies for any inconveniences this has caused.