GRAPEVINE: ‘Anne of Green Gables’ at Charles Bailey

Anne of Green Gables plays Saturday at 7pm and Sunday at 2pm

Music

• Friday, Charles Bailey Theatre, 7 p.m. The Rossland Light Opera Players present one of Canada’s best loved stories with this production of Anne of Green Gables. We all love the unwanted orphan girl who arrives at Matthew and Marilla’s farm and who transforms the lives of all the people who come in contact with her. This is the perfect family outing. Saturday second show at 7 p.m. Sunday matinee, 2 p.m.

Other

• Today, the Society for the Protection and Care of Seniors’ annual Memorial Vigil for “Services Lost” will be held outside Trail Hospital from 1-3 p.m.

• Friday, Rossland Miners Hall, 7:30 p.m. the Columbia Phoenix Players present The Vagina Monologues. Advance tickets $12 from Out of The Cellar, $15 at the door. All profits benefit Trail FAIR.

• Saturday, Trail Legion, 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m., seatings for meat draws followed by Canadian Burger Night, silent auction and dance performance. Hosted by Steps Dance Company. Fundraiser to send troupe to Hollywood. Tickets $10, available at the door.

• Saturday, Heart and Soul Tae Kwon-do from 9 a.m. until noon, self-defence seminar for women. Ages 12 and up. Cost $60. Call 921.9090 or email heartandsoultkd@gmail.com for info.

• Sunday, Selkirk College Trail Campus, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m,. Story telling workshop with Nadine Tremblay and Almeda Glenn Miller. Learn how to embody your stories by exploring the physical nature of your characters, giving them a voice. Register at info@trail-arts.com or call 368.9669.

Gallery

• Friday, VISAC Gallery from 5-7 p.m., opening reception for Jerry and Kate Enewold. Thrums couple brings varied talents in silver and beaded jewelry, paintings, carved masks and doors. Visit visacgallery.com for exhibition details.

Upcoming

• Feb. 27, Charles Bailey Theatre at 7:30 p.m., E2 Experiments in Entertainment presents Little Moths. Hosted by Almeda Glenn Miller, storytellers from across the valley will frighten, delight and enlighten with authentic stories from our region.

• Feb. 28, St. Andrew’s Church in Trail, 7:30 p.m. for performance by Darrel & Saskia. Blend of celtic, folk and gospel. Tickets $10 advance or $12 at the door. Call Jennifer Sirges at 368. 6666 for info.

• March 7, Rossland Miners Hall 7:30 p.m.,the Rossland Council for Arts and Culture presents Hungarian vocalist Noémi Kiss and classical guitarist Rita Deane in a concert featuring love songs from across the centuries. Includes a wide repertoire from early classical to contemporary. Tickets $20, available in advance at Out of The Cellar (Rossland) and at the Charles Bailey Theater box office.

• March 8, Colombo Lodge from 2-4 p.m. for The Kate Shaw School of Highland Dance, performance and tea fundraiser. Tickets $6. For info call 368.3782 or email kshawhighlanddance@gmail.com. Music, dancing, door and raffle prizes.

• March 14, St. Andrew’s Anglican Church, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. incrEDIBLE trail’s Seedy Saturday. Seed swap. seed vendors, garden products, educational booths and more. Free admission.

• Monday, Warfield Community Hall, 6 p.m., Lego Club for children 5-8 yrs, one hour session for children 9-12 begins at 7 p.m. $10 registration fee. Each week, new Lego theme.

• Tuesday, Warfield Community Hall, (old kitchen) 6:30-8:30 p.m., Learn to Crochet. Bring a size “l” of J-hook and a ball of Red Heart super saver wool. Class is free.

• Wednesday, Webster School gym, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Floor hockey for children 5-8 years; 6:30-7:30 p.m. session for ages 9-12. $25 registration fee.

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