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 erinmike@pris.ca. **?Events Blog? now online! (Google-sponsored). Come see! trtowncrier@blogspot.com. This blog is independently maintained of any other blog websites.

At A Glance: All events in bold have been added since last publication of Town Crier.

MAY 5Java Jive – Community Centre ? Room 5 -7-10 pm – $2 to get in. Contact Brian Bray 242-4333.

6-12Emergency Preparedness Week ? Please visit the Art Gallery in the Community Centre for the display.

10TRCAC (Arts Council) regular meeting ? 7 pm ? Community Centre ? Room 3 ? New members welcome! Contact Erin Hanna 242-3364 or tr_artscouncil@yahoo.com

12DATE CORRECTION: Face Painting Workshop ? (:30 am-4:00 pm with half hour lunch ? Sponsored by TR Days Society (Grizfest) to reduce your cost in HALF. Fee $35.00/person. Contact Joy 242-4246.

14Grand Opening of new TR News location ? Come see the expanded office space of our local newspaper. Drop in and say hello to Loraine, Nancy & Rema.

26DATE CORRECTION: Tailgate Garage Sale ? Hosted by the Grizzly Valley Saddle Club (Rain date is June 2) Sale starts–10:00a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Vendors please be at the GVSC BEFORE 9:30 to get a parking spot and to set up. Cost to vendors: $10.00 per vehicle. More Info: Crys White 4499 or Corrie Bolick 0069

JUNE 2Ridge Ramble Biathlon

9Grizzly Valley Saddle Club Poker Ride. Contact Crys White 242-4499

10Grizzly Valley Saddle Club Family Day & Gymkhana. Contact Crys White 242-4499

16Ducks Unlimited Auction & Banquet ? Cocktails 6:00 pm, dinner & auction to follow. For more information contact Walt Williams 242-4438 or Glen Steele 242-4043

21National Aboriginal Day

23DATE CORRECTION: Dinner Theatre ? Presented by the Grizzly Valley Players ? ?TR Time Travel 2 ?The Sequel Prequel?). Cocktails 6:00 pm, dinner at 7:00 pm. Show to follow. Reduced price tickets $25/plate available until June 10th. Tickets purchased on or after June11th will be $30/plate. Tickets will be sold at Community Centre and listed on posters. Contact Erin Hanna 242-3364 or grizzlyvalleyplayers@yahoo.com.

23Downtown Getdown ? TRUMP hosts the return of this outdoor live music show on the Roman Walkway.

JULY TBA Garden Tour

1Canada Day Celebrations

1Grand Opening Discovery Gallery ? TRMF and PRPRC welcome you to the official Grand Opening of the Discovery Gallery located in Commercial Park at the PRPRC building. For information contact 242-3466.

12TRCAC (Arts Council) regular meeting ? 7 pm ? Community Centre ? Room 1 or 4 ? New members welcome! Contact Erin Hanna 242-3364 or tr_artscouncil@yahoo.com

14Downtown Getdown ? TRUMP hosts the return of this outdoor live music show on the Roman Walkway

21The Music and History of the Monkman Pass Highway (yet to be titled) ? Sponsored by the District of TR and Tumbler Ridge Community Arts Council. Evening performance. Silver collection to TRCAC. lDetails TBA. Contact 242-3123 Visitor Information Centre.

28Downtown Getdown ? TRUMP hosts the return of this outdoor live music show on the Roman Walkway

AUGUST

4-5 Grizfest

11 Emperor?s Challenge

18The Music and History of the Monkman Pass Highway (yet to be titled) ? Sponsored by the District of TR and Tumbler Ridge Community Arts Council. Evening performance. Silver collection to TRCAC. lDetails TBA. Contact 242-3123 Visitor Information Centre.

25Downtown Getdown ? TRUMP hosts the return of this outdoor live music show on the Roman Walkway

SEPTEMBER

1The Music and History of the Monkman Pass Highway (yet to be titled) ? Sponsored by the District of TR and Tumbler Ridge Community Arts Council. Evening performance. Silver collection to TRCAC. lDetails TBA. Contact 242-3123 Visitor Information Centre.

NOVEMBER

9-10 TRISPS Craft Fair