Trail firefighters celebrate 70 years on Saturday

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Community

• Thursday, Trail United Church 1:30 p.m. All Candidates Forum for Seniors.

• Thursday, Red floor room in the Trail Memorial Centre, 2-4 p.m. author reading by Sachi Komura Rummel. Rummel, a Hiroshima survivor, shares her story and speak about, not only the mistakes mankind can make, but the hope for peace.

• Saturday, Fire hall (843 Rossland Ave.) 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Trail Firefighters Local 941 is celebrating its 70th anniversary with an open house. Tour the fire hall and join the crew for hot dogs and birthday cake.

• Saturday, 105 Kootenay Ave., Friends of Refugees Trail is having a Giant Garage &Plant Sale. Call Lloyd Joyce at 250.364.3020 for information.

• Sunday, Gyro Park, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. for Daffodil Dash 2017. Canadian Cancer Society fundraiser.

Music

• Saturday, Bailey Theatre 7 p.m. Harmony Spring Concert. Trail Harmony Choir showcase and guest performances include choral and solo singing, instrumental and dance.

Upcoming

• May 3, Bailey Theatre, 7 p.m. An Evening with Frank Mills. The show will include familiar Mills classics, including “Music Box Dancer, combined with songs he likes to call “After the Dancer.”

• May 6, St. Rita’s Parish, 1-2:30 p.m. Strawberry Tea & Bake Sale. Doors open 1 p.m., entry by donation.

• May 6, Trail Memorial Centre, 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Kootenay Healthy Lifestyles Expo. One-stop shop to get informed about healthy living. Event includes a presentation by guest Mark Cullen, Canada’s gardening guru.

• May 12, Bailey Theatre, 7 p.m. Trail Ambassador Program presents the Miss Trail Pageant.

• May 13, Trail Legion, 7 p.m. Jason Scotts Diamond Forever – A Celebration Neil Diamond. Members and guests welcome to enjoy the show, which will end in time to take in the Silver City Days fireworks. Call the Trail Legion at 250. 364.1422 to reserve tickets.

• May 18, Trail United Church, 7:30 p.m. La Cafamore will be performing Schubert and Haydn compositions. Adults $15, students and seniors $12, under 12-years, free.

• May 20, Royal Theatre, Met Opera Live in HD presents Der Rosenkavalier. In his new production, Robert Carsen places the action at the end of the Habsburg Empire, underscoring the opera’s subtext of class and conflict against a rich backdrop of gilt and red damask.

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