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 tr_artscouncil@yahoo.com

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

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

ST. PAUL?S – Multi-denominational church services – Every 2nd and 4th Sunday – 2 pm held @ the Catholic Church. Contact Ed Thiede 242- 5576.

FEBRUARY

21 Itchy Feet – TR Public Library – 7 pm – Peter and Julie Hartevelt take us to Holland, focusing on water management in a country where it truly is a consideration.

23-24Hockey Tournament – TR Raptors Girls – Contact Community Centre for schedule details 242-4246 or Paul Payne for any other information 242-2088.

27Grizzly Valley Saddle Club regular meeting – Community Centre – Room 1 – 7 pm. Contact Crys White 242-4499.

28 Itchy Feet – TR Public Library – 7 pm – Rob Mandeville talks on his volunteer work in Cambodia.

MARCH

1-2Hockey Tournament – TR Raptors Atom – Contact Community Centre for schedule details 242-4246 or Paul Payne for any other information 242-2088.

6Itchy Feet – TR Public Library – 7 pm – Bob and Delores Norman travel to New Zealand and pop over to Australia for a bit.

6Skating Carnival – ?Home on the Ridge? performances by TR Figure Skating Club set to country music. 7:00 pm @ arena. Admission is by silver donation.

13TRCAC 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.

13Itchy Feet – TR Public Library – 7 pm – Lorraine Harrison visits Nepal. Lorraine has previously presented excellent Itchy Feet evenings on Mexico and Chile.

15-16Dog Sled Races – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED PLEASE – Details TBA. Please contact Stacey Lageunesse 242-3647 or Lindsey Vandale 242-4242.

26Grizzly Valley Saddle Club AGM – Community Centre – Room 1 – 7 pm. Contact Crys White 242-4499.

APRIL

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

MAY

TBAPitch-In Week

8TRCAC 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

JUNE

TBAMonkman Musings

TBARidge Ramble Biathlon

14GVSC Poker Ride

15Family Day & Gymkhana

21National Aboriginal Day

JULY

TBAMonkman Musings

TBAMens & Ladies Open Golf Tournament

1Canada Day celebrations & Fireworks

AUGUST

TBAMonkman Musings

1Battle of the Bands

2 & 3Grizfest Music Festival

9Emperor?s Challenge

SEPTEMBER

TBAMonkman Musings

1Lion?s Duck Race

14Terry Fox Run

OCTOBER

TBARidge Ramble X-Country Run

25Rocky Horror Night

31Haunted House Experience

NOVEMBER

14&15 TRISPS Craft Fair

21-23 10,000 Villages International Craft Fair

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