37th Annual Terry Fox Run in Trail, Sunday

<p>Terry Fox ran an average of 42 km a day for 143 days during the Marathon of Hope. (terryfox.org)</p> -

Terry Fox ran an average of 42 km a day for 143 days during the Marathon of Hope. (terryfox.org)

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• Friday, Trail Market on the Esplanade, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hosted by City of Trail and United Way of Trail and District. Family favourite, features vendors selling fresh produce, handmade jewelry, soaps, clothing, baking, home decor and much more.

• Sunday, Gyro Park, 8 a.m. registration for 37th Annual Terry Fox Run. Run, walk or cycle 5 km or 10 km. Kiwanis pancake and sausage breakfast for minimum $5 donation, all proceeds to Trail Terry Fox Run. Mass start at 10 a.m.

• Monday, Kiro Wellness Centre, 2 p.m. The West Kootenay Ostomy Support Group will meet. Scheduled guest: A local lawyer discussing wills, power of attorneys and estate planning. Anyone including non-members, interested in the subject is welcome to attend. For further info, please call 250.368.9827 or 250.365.6276.

• Monday, Trail Alliance Church, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Grief Support Group. Griefshare is a weekly seminar and support group designed to help rebuild life after losing a loved one. For more info contact Dallas and Diane Fletcher, 250.367.9777 or Shirley Moon, 250.368.0003. Runs until Dec. 11.


• Trail and District After School Band Program looking for students. Huge variety of instruments for children ages 11 to Grade 12 to learn. New season starts Sept. 12. Instruction by retired band teacher Mrs. Deb Peebles. For information contact Terry Moon at 250.368.0003 or Verna Friesen 250.368.5538.

• Tickets on sale beginning Sept. 11 for KBRH Health Foundation Snowflake Gala on Saturday Nov. 18. Dinner, dancing, silent auction. Funds raised will support the Endoscopy Campaign. For more information, contact 250.364.3424 or visit www.kbrhhealthfoundation.ca.


• Sept. 23, Piazza Colombo Park, 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. Storm the Stairs 2017. Fitness challenge or friendly walk to raise funds for the United Way of Trail and District. For info, visit uwtraildistrict.org or call Naomi McKimmie, 250.364.0999.

• Sept. 23 , 1300 block of Cedar Avenue, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. for Trail's incrEDIBLE Farmers Market. Volunteer-run, supporting locally grown, raised, baked and wildly harvested goods. Runs again Oct. 7, 29.

• Sept. 24, Gyro Park, 9 a.m. until noon. 10th Annual Kidney Walk. Register and fundraise online at kidneywalkbc.ca.

• Sept. 24, Jubilee Park, 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. for BC Rivers Day and Shoreline Cleanup and BBQ. Hosted by City of Trail, bags and gloves supplied. Salmo Watershed Streamkeepers Society will be sharing hands-on knowledge about river ecology with interactive educational material.

• Sept. 24, Jazz at the Griff, 7:30-10:00 p.m. Dan Brubeck introduces his parents' (Dave and Iola Brubeck) remarkable and surprisingly little-known songbook. Dan (drummer) was featured on nearly a dozen albums with his father, and toured widely with the Dave Brubeck Quartet, including many appearances with the world's leading orchestras. Show may be moved into the Muriel Griffiths Room based on attendance.

• Sept. 24, Rossland Legion 7 p.m. Joe Hill Coffee House returns. Doors open 6:30 p.m. $3, kids and students free. Looking for new talent, for info call Les Carter 250.362.5677 or email retrac01@telus.net.

• Sept. 26, Fruitvale Elementary School, 5-7 p.m. The Fruitvale Elementary School PAC invites the community to a ribbon-cutting celebration of the new LEAP: Learn, Explore, Active, Play playground project. Ribbon-cutting at 5:30 p.m.

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