Events and happenings in Trail for the week of April 13 to April 19 include the Clothesline Project on Tuesday at Ferraro Foods from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. For full listing visit trailtimes.ca.

Clothesline Project Tuesday in Trail

Advance care planning and the annual Clothesline Project goes Tuesday in Trail from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Community

Tuesday, Trail United Church Hall, 1:30 p.m. Join Greater Trail Hospice Society for tea, treats and a chance to discover what is important when making healthcare decisions. Who will speak and know wishes for end of life care? Admission free, pre-registration required. Contact hospice at 250.364.6204 for info.

Tuesday, annual Clothesline Project 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Trail Violence Against Women In Relationships (VAWIR) Committee is holding its annual Clothesline Project Display in the Ferraro Foods parking lot just outside the store entrance. The event includes a free hot dog lunch, a display of helpful resources and an opportunity to focus on the issue of violence against women.

Registration open for the Daffodil Dash, April 30 at Gyro Park in Trail. A family fun event supporting the Canadian Cancer Society. For more information contact Valerie Rossi at vrossi@bc.cancer.ca or visit cancer.ca/daffodildash.

Music

April 20, Jazz at the Griff, 7:30 p.m. The Devils You Don’t perform, crossing boundaries from renditions of Sinatra and Hank Williams to blue grass and rock and roll. Brian Kalbfleisch on vocals/ukulele, Craig Korth on banjo/dobro/vocals, Clinton Swanson on woodwinds/vocals, Rob Fahie on acoustic bass/vocals, and Graham Tracey on drums/vocals.

Film

Wednesday, Royal Theatre, 5 p.m. FREE movie, Manufactored Landscapes. Documentary reveals the gritty underside of industrial landscapes. Photographer Edward Burtynsky explores the subtle beauty amid the waste generated by slag heaps, dumps and factories.

Gallery

VISAC Gallery showing 2017 Pottery Exhibition, “Vessels, People’s Choice Sculpture Contest, and Special Delights Sale.”

Upcoming April 21, Muril Griffiths Room 7:30 p.m., James Hill and Anne Janelle, award-winning singer-songwriter-ukulele-cello duo. The dazzling performers bring their diverse repertoire of music to Trail. April 22, Royal Theatre, 9:55 a.m. Met Opera presents Eugene Onegin. Composed by Tchaikovsky,the story concerns a selfish hero who lives to regret his blasé rejection of a young woman’s love and his careless incitement of a fatal duel with his best friend.

April 22, Fruitvale Memorial Hall, 8-11 p.m. Enjoy an evening of ballroom dancing to the big-band sounds of the SwingSationS. All welcome, tickets $20 each at Trail Coffee & Tea Co., Mallard’s Source For Sports in Castlegar, and Country Roads General Store in Fruitvale To reserve call 250.367.6115.

April 23, Holy Trinity Church, 1:30 p.m. SPCS (Society for the Protection and Care of Seniors) hosts Sandi McCreight presenting “Its Not Right!” a program to educate and engage on the issue of older adult abuse and neglect. All welcome.

April 23, Royal Theatre, 4:30 p.m. Sunday Cinema presents The Sense of an Ending. Retiree Tony Webster suddenly receives a letter from Sarah a woman he knew long ago. In it, he discovers Sarah has died and intended to leave him a diary in her will.

April 24, Kiro Wellness Centre, 2 p.m. the West Kootenay Ostomy Support Group will meet. Scheduled guest: Paul Meise, Cooper Medical Supplies, Kelowna. For further info, call 250.368.9827 or 250.365.6276. Note date change, due to Easter Monday.

April 29, 105 Kootenay Ave., Friends of Refugees Trail is having a Giant Garage & Plant Sale. Now accepting donations of furniture, dishes and household items. Call Lloyd Joyce 250.364.3020 for information.

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

 

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