GRAPEVINE: Prayer vigil for Columbia

Join in a multi-faith vigil for the Columbia River at Gyro Park at 5pm on Sunday.


• Saturday, Warfield Hall from 2-4 p.m. for the grand re-opening of the newly renovated community hall. Food and refreshments.

• Sunday, Gyro Park in Trail at 5 p.m. for the Columbia River multi-faith prayer vigil. Bring a musical instrument, bring a prayer, poem or story of the Columbia River to share. Contact for info.

• Sunday, Trail Legion from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. for a Sunday breakfast and 3rd annual ride to support the veterans motorcycle ride. After pancakes, eggs and bacon, register at 9 a.m., bikes leave at 10 a.m. Contact Jessie Hendrigan at 364.9911 for info.

• Planning begins for Rossland’s Golden City Days slated for Sept. 5-7. Pick up a parade entry form at the Rossland Chamber of Commerce or email Contact Mike at 362.5244 for info.

•Start collecting unwanted items for a community white elephant sale on Sept. 7th. If your group would like to organize and host an interactive family-friendly event during the GCD weekend, contact Terry at


• Thursday, Gyro Park at 7 p.m., Kootenay Savings Music in the Park presents Mountain Station, featuring musician Pete Pi leading a 5-piece blue grass band. Bring a lawn chair, toonie donation requested.

• Sunday, Rossland Miners Hall, doors open at 7:30 p.m. for the Gold Fever Follie’s Naughty Knickers Night. Cash bar and snack items. Tickets must be purchased in advanced at the Miners Hall or Cafe Books, or contact John at


• Aug 15, Trail Market on the Esplanade goes from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Showcase of vendors, good eats and more. Call 368.3144 for info.

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