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P.S.A.'S · 23rd July 2012
Terrace Daily
Riverboat Days 2012

Schedule of Events

MORE DETAILS TO THESE EVENTS IN THE ATTACHED FILE BELOW - SHOULD YOU WISH TO JOIN IN THE FUN - THERE ARE A FEW DEADLINES FOR REGISTRATION

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Friday, August 3


Save On Foods Chainsaw Carving Contest Skeena Mall

Crimestoppers “Jail & Bail” 4625 Lazelle Avenue 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Community Fundraising Barbecue Brolly Square (Lakelse Avenue & Emerson St.) 11:00 am to 1:30 pm

Battle of the Bands Elks Hall (2822 Tetrault St.) 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm

2012 Riverboat Days Opening Ceremonies Spirit Square, (George Little Memorial Park) 7:00 pm

Opening Reception - “Annual Members Exhibition” Terrace Art Gallery (Terrace Library, 4610 Park Avenue) 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Mixed Slo-Pitch Tournament Riverside Park, Rotary Kerr Field and Thornhill Regional Field - 7:00 pm, Friday, all day Saturday, Sunday & Monday

Ma Lambly’s Historical Drama Dance Hall at Heritage Park (4702 Kerby Ave) Museum doors open at 7:30 pm



Saturday, August 4



Happy Gang Pancake Breakfast Happy Gang Centre, 3226 Kalum Street 7:30 am to 10:30 am

Save On Foods Chainsaw Carving Contest Skeena Mall

Farmers Market Spirit Square (George Little Memorial Park) 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Copper Mountain Stringband Spirit Square (George Little Memorial Park) 9:00 am to 11:30 am

Mixed Slo-Pitch Tournament Riverside Park, Rotary Kerr Field and Thornhill Regional Field. Continues all day Saturday, Sunday & Monday

3 on 3 Basketball Challenge Pizza Hut (4665 Lazelle)

Riverboat Days Legion Parade & Family Barbecue Lakelse Avenue11:00 am

Riverboat Days Rugby 7s Tournament Northwest Community College 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Skeena Valley Cruizers Car Show & Valve Cover Races Terrace Sportsplex 12 noon to 4:00 pm

Concerts in the Park George Little Park 12 noon to approx. 9:00 pm
Featured band Holly Woods & Toronto is scheduled for Saturday at approx. 7:00 pm

“Paint a Plate” George Little Park Noon to 4:00 pm

Kitsumkalum Salmon Barbecue Kitsumkalum Ball Field 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Eby Street Fish Hatchery – Open House Howe Creek Trail (enter via 3900 block Eby Street) 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Pony Rides Thornhill Community Grounds 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Terrace Speedway Auto Racing Terrace Speedway (follow the signs on Queensway Drive in Thornhill) Time Trials: 6:00 pm, Racing: 7:00 pm

Cattle Sorting Thornhill Community Grounds 6:00 pm, Saturday, and 10:00 am, Sunday

Concerts in the Park Headline Act Holly Woods & Toronto George Little Park 7:00 pm

Ma Lambly’s Historical Drama Dance Hall at Heritage Park Museum doors open at 7:30 pm

Fireworks Extravaganza Ferry Island (north end) 11:00 pm



Sunday, August 5



Mr. Mikes Beach Blast Volleyball “12” Mr. Mike’s parking lot (Lakelse Avenue) 9:00 a.m. start Sunday & Monday

Save On Foods Chainsaw Carving Contest Skeena Mall

Mixed Slo-Pitch Tournament Riverside Park, Rotary Kerr Field and Thornhill Regional Field. Continues all day Sunday & Monday

3 on 3 Basketball Challenge Pizza Hut (4665 Lazelle)

"Hot August Nites” Drag Racing Northwest Regional Airport 10:00 am to 5:00 pm


Flea Market/Antique Furniture Sale George Little House, 3100 Kalum Street 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Terrace Peaks Community Fitness Challenge and BBQ Terrace Peaks Gymnastics Club (Thornhill Community Centre) 3091 Century St. 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Cattle Sorting Thornhill Community Grounds 10:00 am, Sunday

Church in the Park George Little Memorial Park 11:00 am to approx 12:15 pm

Concerts in the Park George Little Memorial Park Sunday afternoon till 5:00 pm

13th Annual Ruins Skateboard Competition Skateboard Park (behind Terrace Sportsplex) 1:00 pm registration at noon

Slingers Race Terrace Inn (4553 Greig Ave) 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Youth Paint, Chalk and Print Art Event George Little Park 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Eby Street Fish Hatchery – Open House Howe Creek Trail (enter via 3900 block Eby Street) 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm



Monday, August 6



Mr. Mikes Beach Blast Volleyball “12” Mr. Mike’s parking lot (Lakelse Avenue) 9:00 a.m. start

Mixed Slo-Pitch Tournament Finals Riverside Park, Rotary Kerr Field and Thornhill Regional Field. Tournament finals at Riverside.

“Hot August Nites” Drag Racing Northwest Regional Airport 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Skeena Valley Model Railroad Open House Old CNR passenger railcar (Highway 16 west, Grand Trunk Pathway) 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Riverboat Days Museum Workshops Heritage Park Museum, 4702 Kerby Road 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The Great Rotary Wild Duck Race Ferry Island 1:00 pm

Eby Street Fish Hatchery – Open House Howe Creek Trail (enter via 3900 block Eby Street) 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Riverboats Landing Tour meet at George Little House 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm



Tuesday, August 7



Riverboat Days Museum Workshops Heritage Park Museum, 4702 Kerby Road 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Artists in Motion Brolly Square (corner of Emerson Street and Lakelse Avenue) noon to 4:00 pm

Riverboat Days Kiddies Parade George Little Park 1:00 pm (to be confirmed)

Leif David - Family Magic Show Elks Hall (2822 Tetrault) 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Ferry Island Interpretive Walk Ferry Island (meet at the Rotary Playground) 7:00 pm

“My Town: A Walk with the Founder of Terrace” Brolly Square (Lakelse Avenue & Emerson Street) 7:00 pm



Wednesday, August 8



Riverboat Days Museum Workshops Heritage Park Museum, 4702 Kerby Road 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Dyeing and Historical Clothing Exhibit George Little House 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Latin Night: Terrace Medley Night Market George Little Park 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Ferry Island Interpretive Walk Ferry Island (meet at the Rotary Playground) 7:00 pm

“Get Dragon Boating!” Furlong Bay Boat Launch, Lakelse Lake 7:00 pm



Thursday, August 9



Bear Paw Art Walk downtown, starting and ending at George Little House 10:00 am to 4:30 pm

Riverboat Days Museum Workshops Heritage Park Museum, 4702 Kerby Road 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Dyeing and Historical Clothing Exhibit George Little House 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Riverboat Days Seniors’ Tea Shoppers Home Healthcare at the Medical Building (4634 Park Ave) 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Terrace Mountain Orientation Hike Meet at Johnstone St. trailhead (drive up hill at east end of Park Avenue) 7:00 pm

Pioneer Plants of Early Terrace Heritage Park Museum 7:00 pm

Ferry Island Interpretive Walk Ferry Island (meet at the Rotary Playground) 7:00 pm



Friday, August 10



Riverboat Days Museum Workshops Heritage Park Museum, 4702 Kerby Road 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Dyeing and Historical Clothing Exhibit George Little House 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Riverside Festival “Har-Lee’s Place” – 14km north on Kalum Lake Drive 4:00 pm, Friday; 10:00 am, Saturday; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Sunday



Saturday, August 11



Farmers Market/Farmers Appreciation Day Spirit Square (George Little Memorial Park) 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Riverside Festival “Har-Lee’s Place” – 14km north on Kalum Lake Drive 10:00 am, Saturday

Terrace Rod & Gun Club/Terrace Whiskey Jack Archers Open House 3512 Rifle Range Road, Thornhill 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Dyeing and Historical Clothing Exhibit George Little House 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The Tastes of Terrace various downtown restaurants 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Emmanuel Relief & Rehabilitation Fundraiser Terrace Pentecostal Assembly (3511 Eby Street) 6:00 pm



Sunday, August 12



Riverside Festival “Har-Lee’s Place” – 14km north on Kalum Lake Drive 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Sunday

Flea Market/Antique Furniture Sale George Little House, 3100 Kalum Street 10:00 am to 4:00 pm


MORE DETAILS TO THESE EVENTS IN THE ATTACHED FILE BELOW
Yer a bit early..
Comment by NorthernNewsWatcher on 23rd July 2012
Hey.....yer a week early....it's only the 23rd...it's the weekend after this one (upcoming) that Riverboat Days starts...lol..

JUST TOO EXCITED