Grapevine: Farmer’s market in Trail, river clean up this weekend

Events and happenings in the Lower Columbia for the week of Sept. 22 to Sept. 28. For full listing, visit trailtimes.ca.

BC Rivers Day goes Sunday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Trail aquatic centre. Volunteer to clean up the shore and visit with the Vancouver Aquarium Aquavan!

Community

Saturday, Cedar Avenue in downtown Trail, 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. for Trails incrEDIBLE Farmers Market. Support local made, baked, grown and raised products. Last market of the season.

Saturday, First Presbyterian Church, Trail, 10 a.m. until noon for East Trail Circle coffee party. By donation, all welcome. For further info, call 368.6066.

Sunday, BC Rivers Day, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Trail Aquatic and Leisure Centre. Annual shoreline cleanup followed by the Vancouver Aquarium’s interactive educational Aquavan, a hands-on display featuring live animals, artifacts and activities for all ages. Hot dog and cold drink from the members of the United Steelworkers Local 480, by donation.

Sunday, Gyro Park, 9 a.m. registration opens for Trail Kidney Walk. 10 a.m. start.

Tickets on sale for KBRH Health Foundation Snowflake Gala on Nov. 19 in the Cominco Gym. Evening of dinner, dancing and silent auction in support the Elder Care Campaign, $70 per person. For info call 364. 3424 or visit kbrhhealthfoundation.ca

Music

Thursday, Jazz at the Griff, 7:30 p.m. for The Ronald Halliday Quartet. Singer and multi-instrumentalist and band perform jazz, blues and popular tunes. For info call 368.9669.

Upcoming

Oct. 1, Victoria Street in Trail from 1-2 p.m. The Rossland-Trail Right to Life Society forms a Life Chain. Peaceful witness for the protection of preborn children.

Oct. 1, Visac Gallery, 5-7 p.m. for season opening reception. Showing “Dimensions of Colour” a multi-artist exhibit.

Oct. 2, Highway 3A and Canadian Tire in Castlegar, 2-3 p.m. A second Life Chain takes place.

Oct. 8, Royal Theatre, 9 a.m. Met Opera Live in HD returns with Tristan und Isolde, Wagner’s magical opera.

Nov. 4, Glenmerry School 4:30-8 p.m. for Glenmerry Parent Advisory Council’s 3rd annual Fall Vendor Fair.

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