Columbia Park Elementary School is holding a Winter Carnival this Friday, February 28, and everyone is invited.
The Carnival is a mixture of games… on Friday night from 6 pm until 8 pm. There are games for all ages. There will also be a cake walk.
“New this year we are featuring a Home-based Business Fair that we have vendors at,” organizer Heather Abbott told The Current.
“We will have a raffle for door prizes as well.
Admission is free but the Columbia Park Elementary Parents’ Advisory Committee is selling 50-cent tickets that you can
The PAC plans to use the money it raises to benefit local students.
The Columba Basin Trust’s Community Initiative Program public meeting is scheduled for 7 pm at the Community Centre on Tuesday, March 4.
This is the meeting where clubs, non-profit societies and other organizations make their pitch for a slice of the CBT’s granting program.
The people attending the meeting must be members of a local club and the more that show up the better a club’s chances of receiving a grant since meeting participants vote on the clubs they’d most like to see receive funding.
Here’s the lineup of bands performing at the Last Drop in the month of March:
March 1 — Dope Soda
March 3 — Kalle Mattson
March 4 — River on the Road
March 5 — Open MIC Night
March 6 — Devon Coote
March 7 — Blackberry Wood
March 8 — Dear Rouge
March10 — Dj Declan, Glow in the DARK PARTY
March 11 — John Jenkins
March 12 — Open Mic Night
March14 & 15 — Coal Creek Boys
March 17 — St Patrick’s Day, Dj Declan
March 19 — Open Mic Night
March 20 & 21 — Young Benjermins, with opener/Smokekillers
March 22 — Shane Philip
March 24 — Dj Declan and the House of Funk
March 25 — The Lion, the Bear and the Fox
March 26 — Open Mc night
March 27 — Cowpuncher
March 28 — Nine Mile
March 29 — Brent Tyler
March 31 — Dj Declan and the House of Funk
There is an interesting lineup of art exhibitions at the Revelstoke Art Gallery this year.
Here’s the official lineup along with a list of openieng receptions to mark these shows:
EXHIBITION SCHEDULE 2014
Friday 31st January 2014
Anything Goes 4
11th April – 2nd May
In My Garden Grows……..Members Exhibition
Bruce Thomas Nxt Passage Out
9th May – 6th June
13th June – 4th July
Kristi Marcoffio Trees
Kelly Perry Hidden Works
Golden Girls Annual Show
11th July – 29th August
Backyards and Alleys Open Call for Entries
Rob Wilson Golf/Social Justice
Voices of Our Ancestors An exhibit organized by the
Aboriginal Education Committee
5th September-26th September
Jackie Pendergast Songs of My Heart
Coreen Tucker:Postcards from Revelstoke
Book Illustrators:The Art of the Book
3rd October – 31st October
Kip Wiley Sense of Time
Jennefer Rogers Myriad-Myth Conceptions
Donna Naprstek Light and Shadows
Theresa Browning It’s Only Natural
7th November – 5th December
Main Gallery: Art in the Park 2014
Celebrating 100 years of Mt. Revelstoke National Park with
Glacier Adventure Stewardship Program
12th -20th December
The Christmas Shop
Opening Receptions 6 – 9 p.m.:
Friday 11 April Friday 11 July Friday 7 November
Friday 9 May Friday 5 September Friday 12 December
Friday 13 June Friday 3 October
The Revelstoke Figure Skating Club’s 2014 ice show boasts an environmental theme — Our Precious Planet.
The show is being held at the Forum on March 13 at 6 pm. Admission is by donation.
The City issued business licences to six new businesses in January, bringing the total number of licenses in town to 888.
The new licensees are: Studio 837, a hair salon; Hair by Anja; Revelstoke Pool and Spa; New Mannings; Revelstoke Bookkeeping and Payroll; and Selkirk Law Corporation.
However, at this same time last year there were 920 licensed business in town.