The Town Crier

It is the hope of Tumbler Ridge Community Arts Council that we share the community events as best we can. Please submit any Tumbler Ridge events you would like listed in this column to Erin Hanna 250-242-3364 or

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

QUILT RAFFLE- Please see the beautiful display created by the TR Ridge Rippers Quilt Guild in the Art Gallery of the Community Centre.. This Bargello Quilt, measuring 90 x 108 (Queen size) has been donated to the TR Community Arts Council for raffle. Tickets will be available at many of the upcoming events in the Community Centre and also at the Banff Mountain Film Festival. Ticket information is available through Maureen Sywolos 242-4174 and Mary Buist 242-3341. Draw will take place at The Sound O Music on December 23.

BINGO – Monday Nights @ Community Centre. Hosted by Lions Club. Doors open @ 6 pm – Bingo begins at 7:00 pm. Bingo does not run on statutory holidays and instead runs on the Tuesday night following.

T.O.P.S. (Take Pounds Off Sensibly) meets every Thursday at the Baptist Church in Commercial Park. Weigh-in takes place 6:00-6:30 pm and the meeting is from 6:30-7::30 pm. Contact Cindy 242-5826 or Lynn 242-3178.

SENIORS FLOOR CURLING – Tuesdays – 1:00 pm – Community Centre (Room 5) – $2.00 drop-in


20Santa Skate – Fundraiser for the Atom Hockey team – Public Skate @ arena – 5:00-6:00 pm. Contact Brenda Lee 242-5593

23Sound of Music – Classic Film Viewing – 7:00 pm – Room 5 – Hosted by Theatre On the Ridge. Bring the whole family and come enjoy this Christmas classic film. Join in with all the songs (song lyrics provided) and dress as your favourite character or item in the movie! Great ideas from the song: My Favourite Things. $2.00 donation at the door, as well as non-perishable food item.


10TRCAC Regular Meeting – Community Centre ? Room 3 ? 7 pm ? Arts Council is an umbrella group for arts and culture groups and events. Everyone is welcome. Contact 242-3364 Erin Hanna

19TRCAC Annual General Meeting – Community Centre – Room 3 – 10:00 am