Museum tea among seasonal festivities

The Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin hosts its annual Christmas Bake Sale and Tea from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin hosts its annual Christmas Bake Sale and Tea from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the museum on Saturday, Dec. 6.

There will be a wide variety of delicious baked items for sale.

Stay for tea and be served sandwiches and sweets by our friendly museum volunteers.

The tea is by donation.

Film club

The Williams Lake Film Club will be showing the documentary film Which Way Home this Saturday, Dec. 6 at the Gibraltar Room starting at 2 p.m.

This film is about the U.S./Mexico border fence and the large number of children who try to cross this border each day is in Spanish and English, with subtitles when required. It is not recommended for children under age 10.

Before Which Way Home the club will show a short documentary on snowboarding at Mount Timothy made by lakecity residents Oliver Berger and Morgan Day.

Gingerbread decorating

The Williams Lake SDA Church is sponsoring a Gingerbread House event on Sunday, Dec. 7 with proceeds going toward Williams Lake Adventurers, a program designed to help young children develop well-rounded, responsible attributes. Reservations are needed while openings last by calling Amy at 250-302-9398.

Your choice of times on Dec. 7. 10:30 a.m., 12:15 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3:45 p.m. at Williams Lake SDA Church, 782 Ninth Ave. North.

The cost is $7 with icing, house, and candy supplied.

Yuletide Dinner

The 17th annual Yuletide Dinner will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 9 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Ramada Inn Convention Centre. Hosted by the Child Development Centre and the Ramada Inn with help from community donations the dinner is provided free to those families and individuals who are experiencing difficult times financially and might otherwise not experience a true holiday meal.

Donations of $11 for an individual plate or $44 for a family of four are being accepted by the Child Development Centre to cover the cost of the food and can be dropped off or sent to the CDC at 690 Second Avenue. Cheques should be made payable to the CDC. Tax receipts are available. For information call 250-392-4481.

Tuba Christmas Concert

The annual Tuba Christmas Concert with Friends is coming up on Wednesday, Dec. 10 starting at 7:30 p.m. in St. Andrew’s United Church.

The concert features Cariboo Brass, Cariboo Men’s Choir and the Just For Fun Choir.

Admission is by donation. Dry goods food donations are welcomed. Proceeds go to the Salvation Army and Tuba John’s Cariboo Festival arts scholarships.

Bands in concert

This Christmas the Williams Lake Community Band is joining in with Lake City Secondary School Band for a concert in the commons area of the Williams Lake Secondary Campus on Thursday evening, Dec. 11 starting at 7 p.m.

Come and enjoy an evening of music.

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