Wildwood school's new playground. Visit the school tomorrow to take part in a rink ground-breaking ceremony to see plans for the proposed disc golf course.

Wildwood school's new playground. Visit the school tomorrow to take part in a rink ground-breaking ceremony to see plans for the proposed disc golf course.

Let the games begin in Wildwood

The Wildwood Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a day of family fun at the Wildwood school this Saturday.

The Wildwood Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a day of family fun at the Wildwood school this Saturday.

Games begin at 1 p.m. and will also include face, finger, and mural painting, as well as a fish pond and a demo disc golf course.

At 2 p.m., there will be a rink ground breaking ceremony, where people will be able to view the plans for the proposed disc golf course and all-season rink. Committee members will be at the site to answer questions.

A barbecue will also be held between 4 and 6 p.m. For more information, contact Oleh Lazarchuk at 250-303-0773 or oleh@welovewildwood.com.

 

Quesnel River Research Centre open house tomorrow

 

The Quesnel River Research Centre is holding an open house Saturday.

Join UNBC staff, faculty, researchers, and students at the fifth annual open house.

Research presentations will take place between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., and a barbecue lunch and refreshments will be served between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

The event takes place at 6581 Likely Rd. Call 250-790-2031 or visit www.unbc.ca/qrrc/ for further information.

 

The Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin and the Scandinavian

Cultural Society

 

Wraps up its Nordic Spirit 2011 gallery presentations today (Friday).

Early Norwegian Immigrants in Bella Coola is a focus of the presentation of superb heritage images depicting the life and times of the early Norweigan settlers in Bella Coola.

 

Job fair offers opportunity to network

 

The Williams Lake Job Fair takes place over two days next week at the Gibraltar Room

The job fair runs from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Wednesday,  Oct. 5 and Thursday, Oct. 6.

This is an opportunity to meet potential employers, drop off resumes, and research career goals.

Employer exhibit booths and guest speakers will be featured, and lots of prizes will be given away.

For more information, call Yvonne Funk at 250-398-7137 or 250-267-5552 or e-mail sage_funk@hotmail.com.

 

Wild at Heart

 

Beginning with a free info session, a seminar for men will begin in Williams Lake at the Cariboo Central Seventh-day Adventist Church at 26 Woodland Dr. called, Wild At Heart.

Workshops will be held in 100 Mile House and Quesnel as well, but the one in Williams Lake begins Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Cariboo Central Seventh-day Adventist Church at 26 Woodland Dr. with a free info evening.   A materials fee of $45 will be charged for the series of eight-week classes.

For more information visit their www.hearts2free.com.

 

George Canyon to perform at Gibraltar Room

Country music singer George Canyon is coming to town next month.

Canyon will perform at the Gibraltar Room at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22.

Tickets, which are $40 each, are available at Margetts Meats and Willie’s Western Wear.

 

Colin James to tour in Williams Lake

 

Colin James, with special guest, Chris Caddell perform in Williams Lake next month.

James will be in the lakecity for his Up Close and Personal, an Acoustic Tour. on Thursday, Oct. 27.

Tickets to his show are $45 each and are available at Margetts Meats and Audio Video Unlimited,

The show starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Gibraltar Room.