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•Saturday, Bailey Theatre, 7 p.m. Trail Harmony Choir hosts the International Choral Festival. Wenatchee Apollo Club, the Wenatchee Appleaires, the Camerata Club from Yakima, the Kelowna Spectrum Singers and the Nelson Choral Society.
• Saturday, Rossland United Church, 10 a.m. until noon for a Waffle Coffee Party with all the trimmings, and coffee tea, juice.
• Saturday, St. Rita’s Parish, 1-2:30 p.m. Strawberry Tea & Bake Sale. Entry by donation. All welcome. 1935 East View St., Fruitvale.
• Monday, Trail Seniors’ Centre, 1:30 p.m. for membership meeting. Everyone welcome.
• Tuesday, St. Mike’s gym, 7 p.m. Knights of Columbus present Keith Smyth as Trail/Warfield Citizen of the Year. General public invited to attend the award ceremony and social hour.
• Wednesday, Trail Senior’s Centre, 4-8 p.m. Silver City Days Toonie Dance. Snacks and nonalcoholic beverages. All welcome. Music by Peter Makortoff and Jim Halpin of North of 60.
• Wednesday, Shooting Star Amusements Carnival kicks off Silver City Days in downtown Trail. Classic rides and prize games entertaining for all ages.
• Friday, VISAC Gallery, 6-8 p.m. opening reception for “Functional ART” a Trail Pottery showcase. This year, VISAC and the Trail Pottery Club collaborated over many meetings to create a fresh and fun exhibition highlighting members’ new art pieces. Live demos, artist talks, and refreshments throughout the night. Everyone invited, show runs until May 27.
• Saturday, Royal Theatre, 9:55 a.m. for Met Opera Live production, Elektra (Strauss). Soprano Nina Stemme portrays Elektra’s primal quest for vengeance. Mezzo-soprano Waltraud Meier is chilling as Elektra’s fearsome mother, Klytämnestra. Soprano Adrianne Pieczonka and bass Eric Owens are Elektra’s troubled siblings. Chéreau’s musical collaborator, Esa-Pekka Salonen, conducts.
• May 6, Bailey Theatre, 7 p.m. the Trail Ambassador Program presents Miss Trail 2016. Six candidates competing for the title, opening dance and frugal fashion show.
• May 14, Salvation Army Church, 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Borscht Luncheon & Bake Sale (or Chicken Vegetable Soup). 2030 Second Ave, Trail. Tickets $6, available at SA Thrift Store.
• May 16, Kiro Wellness Centre, 2 p.m. the Ostomy Support Group will meet. Scheduled guest: Paul Meise, Cooper Medical, Kelowna. Last meeting until September. For further info, call 368. 9827 or 365.6276.
• June 2, Jazz at the Griff, 7:30 p.m. presents Shields Johnston Fielding. Pushing the boundaries of traditional jazz composition through an exploratory approach, the trio’s sound pulls listeners into lush, smoky ballads, driving grooves, and soaring melodies.
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