“Enough with the shopping already Mom

“Enough with the shopping already Mom

RLOP auditions for ‘Brigadoon’ tonight

Events include Trail Market on Friday, auditions for "Brigadoon" and Trail Library's open house on Saturday.

•Tonight, principal auditions at 7 p.m. for  the Rossland Light Opera Players’  production of Brigadoon

•The Trail Market goes Friday in the Cominco Gym from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. If interested in selling your wares please call 368-3144

•Rossland Health-Care Auxiliary Thrift Shop hosts its annual Christmas Toy Sale on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

•Trail and District Public Library Board invites you to an open house on Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the red floor room at the Memorial Centre. View and share your opinion of the proposed relocation.

•Columbia View Lodge Christmas Tea and Bazaar on Saturday from 1-3 p.m. Admission by donation. All proceeds to Columbia View Lodge Residents’ Council

•Trail United Church hosts a Christmas coffee party at Know Hall, Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon. Bake table included, admission by donation.

•St. Andrew’s Day Dinner at the Anglican Church in Trail, on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. Roast beef dinner, Scottish entertainment, silent auction. Tickets available at L’Bears Health Food Store or St. Andrew’s church.

•Saturday at 6 p.m. Studio Labelle Dance presents Alice in Paris at the Fruitvale Memorial hall. An evening of classical ballet, french culture and photo booth with Santa. Tickets $8, children under 10 free.

•Dec. 5, “Remember and Take Action to End Violence Against Women” from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Trail United Church Hall, vigil followed by free meal. Donation of non-perishable food item welcome.

• Rossland Sacred Heart Church will be hosting its Annual Advent Music Celebration on Dec. 6 at 7:00 P.M.  Everyone is welcome to enjoy music and meditation. Hot Chocolate and cookies will follow in the Parish Hall.

•The Salvation Army Christmas Hamper Applications will be available from Nov.9 until Dec.7 at Kates Kitchen, The Salvation Army Food Bank, 730 Rossland Ave. Trail. The Applications will only be available at this office, between 9 a.m and 3 p.m. Monday thru Friday.

Music

Tangerine Swing will be the first act in the Trail District Arts Council’s new Winter Cabaret series. The Nelson-based quartet led by singer and pianist Diane Ermacora will perform some jazzy Christmas tunes and other standards, and there will be beer and wine and coffee and treats for sale. Thursday, Dec. 6, 7:30 p.m. Muriel Griffiths Room at the Charles Bailey Theatre. Admission $5.

Gallery

Small Treasures and Big Finds opens Dec 1,  noon to 3pm, at Visac Gallery, 1501 Cedar Ave, Trail. Deck the halls with arts and crafts from our annual Christmas show and sale. Open 10am-2pm Mon-Wed, 2pm-6pm Thur-Fri.

Upcoming

•Warfield Community Hall on Saturday, December 8.  Santa’s ETA will be around 10 a.m., depending on the weather conditions from the North Pole to Warfield. Pancake and sausage breakfast from 9-11 a.m. Everyone welcome to enjoy holiday crafts, cookie decorating and more. For more information on this event, call the Village Office at 250-368-8202.

•Saturday, December 8, breakfast and pictures with Santa from 9-11a.m. at the Fruitvale Memorial Hall. All proceeds donated to the Fruitvale Community Chest Food Hamper program. For more information, please call Kelly at 367-9319.

•The Compassionate Friends of Trail, Fruitvale and Nelson will host a candlelight memorial service Dec.9 at 2 p.m. in the Trail United Church. Friends.

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