The Town Crier

It is the hope of Tumbler Ridge Community Arts Council that we 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: All events in bold have been added since last publication of Town Crier.


Thursdays ? Lap Sit @ Library ? 10:30 am Lap Sit teaching babies sign language. 242-4778.

23-26Ten Thousand Villages Craft Sale ? Thursday 12-8 pm; Friday 10 am-5 pm; Saturday 10 am-5 pm; Sunday 12-4 pm. Contact Janet Hartford 242-3915.


TBACommunity Choir Christmas Concert. Contact Dawn Wagner @ 242-3570.

3Candlelight Celebration ? TR Baptist Church ? 7 pm. An evening to honour those loved ones that have passed. Music, readings and more. Refreshments served. Contact Sherry Berringer 242-3369.

6Community Christmas Festivities – Christmas Tree Light Up ? Join Mayor and Council to light up the town Christmas Tree 6:30 pm @ Town Hall; Children?s? Christmas Party 6-7 pm Rooms 4 & 5; Christmas Concert hosted by TRUMP ? Fireside Lounge 7-9 pm @ Community Centre. Interested performers please call Brian Bray 242-4333. Information on Christmas Festivities please call 242-4246

7 TR Community Arts Council meeting ? 7 pm ? Room 3 ? New members welcome anytime! Contact Carole-May Coty 242-4416 or Erin Hanna 242-3364.

8Banff Mountain Film Festival ? TRSS ? 7 pm ? A selection of breathtaking films with wonderful scenic videography. TR Community Arts Council hosts this award-winning filming of mountain locations in association with Wolverine Nordic Mountain Society. Tickets are: Ages 18+ (adult) $10; 13-17 (Youth); 12 and under $5. Tickets available at Community Centre, TR Public Library, Northern Lights College and the Doctors Office. Contact 242-4246.

16Community Business Christmas Party ? Contact 242-4246 for further details.

17Grizzly Valley Saddle Club ? Come for a hot chocolate and marshmallows at the GVSC Bonfire -5 pm at the saddle club grounds.

20 Christmas Caroling ? If you know of anyone who is unable to come out and join in the festivities, and would enjoy a visit from our local Carollers, please contact Ben Kostamo to be added to the list. 242-3133. Carollers meet at Community Centre.

24Community Christmas Eve Services – TRSS ? 7 pm ? A non-denominational celebration sponsored by the TR Ministerial Association. Songs, readings and fellowship.

25Christmas Day

31New Year?s Eve