Bell-E-Acres fun days this weekend

The Community Fun Days at Bell-E-Acres Golf Course will take place during the August long weekend, from July 30 to Aug. 1.

The Community Fun Days at Bell-E-Acres Golf Course will take place during the August long weekend, from July 30 to Aug. 1.

Included in the events will be games, amazing science feats, clowns, Bocce ball tournaments, horse shoe tournaments, volleyball tournaments, golf on the rope, mini golf, putting and closest-to-the-pin contests, par 3 golf, and a barbecue.

Community Fun Days will take place on Saturday, July 30 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, July 31 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Monday, Aug. 1 from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. On Sunday, July 31, there will also be a night-glow golf barbecue at 7:30 p.m., with night golf to follow.

For more information, including a schedule of events, contact Bell-E-Acres at 250-398-6313.

ArtsWells

Friday to Monday

The eighth annual ArtsWells Festival of All Things Art takes place in Wells this week. Musicians, visual artists, dancers, and more will be included in the weekend. Tickets are on sale now through www.artswells.com; Island Mountain Arts at 1-800-442-2787 and at a number of retailers across northern B.C.

Legion honours

Afghanistan veterans

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 139 at 385 Barnard Street will hold an open house at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13 to say thanks to the Afghanistan veterans and their families.

The Legion is honouring all veterans in Williams Lake and area. 

One doesn’t need to be a member of the Legion to attend. Everyone in the community is invited to take part.

For more information, call 250-392-7311.

 

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