Listen up Weekend Warriors, here is your itinerary (March 4-6, 2016)
Friday, March 4
Family Place Grand Opening
An Evening for Elsie – sold out!!!
A community event honouring and thanking Dr. Elsie Paul for her service to our community. At Dwight Hall, doors open at 6, program from 7 to 9pm, Refreshments to follow. Admission is free but you must pick up tickets in advance from Ecossentials, River City Coffee, Tla’amin Convenience Store or Base Camp.
Toronto’s award-winning Diana Braithwaite and Chris Whiteley will present an evening of high quality Blues and Gospel music. Powell River’s Ron Campbell opens the show. ARC Community Theatre at 7055 Alberni St. Tickets are $12, available at Rockit Music or at the door. Proceeds from this event will go to the Powell River Inclusion Society.
Saturday, March 5
Powell River Festival of Performing Arts Grand Concert
7pm at Evergreen Theatre, selected performers from the festival competition. Tickets available at the Academy of Music and at the Door. $12 adults, $8 seniors and $6 children under 16.
Kiwanis Giant Book Sale
10am to 1pm, 4943 Kiwanis ave. Cheapest books around – including Children’s: 3/25 cents.
Potential Union CD Release Party
8:30pm, 7091 Thunder Bay St.
The Home Based Business Fair
“Networking One Stop Shop.” 10 – 4 pm, Cranberry Senior Center. See Facebook event page.
Boys will be Girls
Back by popular demand…Vegas-style “Boys will be Girls” female impersonation show – @ Carlson Community Club! Doors open at 9pm. Tickets available at Iguana’s Mexican Grill or Capone’s. $11 in advance and $13 at the door.
Sunday, March 6
Maple Sugar Shack
From 10 am to noon. We will have a traditional brunch, taffy on snow and a spoon player demonstration! Tickets for sale at the French Club or call 604-483-3966. Adults: $12 (members) $13 (non-members), Children 5 to 8: $8, Under 5: free. Everyone is welcome!
Roller Derby Scrimmage
At the Pow! Town Thunder Dome (4320 Joyce Ave). 12:45 to 3pm (skaters come early, see Facebook for more). Spectators are welcome for scrimmage. Entrance by donation – canned food items welcome.