Just because the sun goes down during the 2015 Canada Winter Games doesn’t mean the excitement stops. Citizen Special Events and Cariboo Brewing are teaming up to present Cariboo House – the downtown hot spot that comes alive after the athletes have gone to bed. Think of it as the “games after dark,” said James Matosevic of Citizen Special Events.
7:00: I’m writing in the present tense as the computer is accompanying me to the Copper Pig’s grand re-opening on October 25th. I’m decked in a new suit and Italian tie (from Italy, no less) overshadowed considerably by a knockout girlfriend at my flank. I want to strut past the entrance like Zapp Brannigan in Futurama and exclaim, “I AM HERE WITH A WOMAN!”
There may not be a royal academy for it, but that doesn’t mean belly dance isn’t an art. It’s one that Sandra Tanemura has been teaching for more than two decades in Prince George and, like her aunt before her, Tanemura still faces the common misconceptions about the form.
“We keep the party element really strong in our band.” Former Prince George resident Jimmy Feedback (known as James McMurtie when he fronted Over the Coals) is part of the new school of classic rock born again in Dead City Scandal."
The Forever Young Chorus & the Gospel Singers at the Elder Citizens Recreation Centre have joined together to present: “Let Heaven and Earth Rejoice” Sunday, December 15th, 2013 at 2 pm Admission is by donation Goodie bags for the children Free refreshments and fellowship to follow after the concert Elder Citizens Recreation Association, 250-561-9381 Location: 1692 Tenth Avenue (on 10th, between Vancouver and Winnipeg St.)
Annual Christmas Turkey Dinners at the Elder Citizens Recreation Centre The meal includes all the trimmings and dessert Location: 1692 10Th Avenue (on 10th, between Vancouver and Winnipeg St.) Saturday, December 6th, 2014 at 5:00 pm Sunday, December 7th, 2014 at 5:00 pm Tickets available at the E.C.R.A. office – 250-561-9381 Cost: $16.00 per person - advance tickets only Take your family out to dinner and enjoy an evening of Entertainment that includes door prizes and a great meal Get your tickets early to avoid disappointment
Free Admission – Second Anniversary Party and SPCA Fund Raiser
Pull Together Prince George: A Fundraiser for First Nation Legal Challenges Against Enbridge Northern Gateway Citizens across BC are pulling together to help First Nations lawsuits stop the Enbridge Northern Gateway project. Join us in Prince George on December 4th for a heart-filled evening of music and speakers with performances by Raghu Lokanathan and Erika Callaweart. When: Thursday, December 4, 2014 Time: Doors at 6:30, show at 7:00 Where: PG Native Friendship Centre Hall, 1600 3rd Ave Tickets: $10 at Books & Co and at the door. Kids under 12 get in free. What: an evening of local music, speakers, silent auction
Persian cooking workshop will be offered again at Zaffron Cuisine. At this workshop: First hour: you will learn how to make a tasty stew, saffron rice, accompanying salad, and you will be introduced to some of Persian herbs and spices! Second hour: Enjoy the food made at the workshop. Please share with those interested in cooking! Reservation required! Call to save your seats! 250-596-4800
An evening of belly dance, featuring the Raqqaset al Qamar troupe, Amanita Middle Eastern Dance students, Peña Gitana Flamenco, and special guest dancers. Saturday, November 15th, 8 pm start, Art Space, above Books and Company. Tickets $10 at door. https://www.facebook.com/events/1482673478687803/
Annual Craft Fair and Bake Sale At the Elder Citizens Recreation Center 1692 10th Avenue (on Tenth between Vancouver and Winnipeg St.) Saturday, November 15th, 2014 10:00 am to 4:00 pm We have a great variety of vendors – too many to name Christmas shop here for that unique gift item Lots of free parking Bake sale extraordinaire: Delicious home baked goods with hot out of the oven apple pies! Concession available Proceeds to centre operations Some vendor tables still available - to book a table call 250-561-9381