The Williams Lake Rustlers Rugby Football Club host the 12th Annual Polar Bear Swim at Scout Island on Sunday, Jan. 1 at 1 p.m. Traditionally, brave souls from throughout the community take the plunge into the icy waters of Williams Lake.
Event personnel will be on hand to make sure everyone is safe, along with providing hot beverages and snacks to all who attend.
The Williams Lake Midget Rep Timberwolves will be selling tickets at Save On Foods today, Dec. 23. The contest is a cash raffle. First prize is $2,000; second prize is $1,000; and third prize is $250.Tickets are one for $2, three for $5 or a book for $45. The team will be at Save On Foods from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. each day.
New Year’s Shoot
The Williams Lake Sportsmen Association hosts its annual New Year’s Day shoot on Sunday, Jan 1. Weather permitting the event is the biggest shotgun shoot of the year for all levels. Start time is 10 a.m., and lunch is available.
Saturday, Jan. 7 the Williams Lake Stampeders take on the Omineca Ice and attempt to cement a first-place spot in the Central Interior Hockey League East Division. Game time is 7:30 p.m.
The Stamps take on the Omineca Ice in game two of a home series for Williams Lake on Sunday, Jan. 8. This is the final game of the regular season for the Stampeders. Game time is 1:30 p.m. at the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex.