Fluvarium Kids Club – December: O Christmas Tree
“O Christmas Tree”
Kids Club program for December at The Suncor Energy Fluvarium!
Weekends at 1:30 PM
November 30 – December 22
Program runs approximately 45-60 minutes
Discover where this popular holiday tradition comes from and why evergreen trees are important to our forest and river friends throughout the winter!
This Fluvarium Kids program is Family Fun and can include an outdoor component, game, story and craft!
Fluvarium Kids Club Weekend Programs
Have you heard? Kids ages 5–10 and their families are invited to join Fluvarium Kids! Receive updates, collect stickers, and earn a Fluvarium Kids Fresh Water Friends certificate when you attend sessions in four different months!
Fluvarium Kids programs are complimentary with admission.
Ask about our Annual Family Pass.
For more information contact:
Denise Hennebury – 754-3474 – email@example.com
Torbay Family Church – Change in Location
There will be a location change for the next 2 Sundays: Dec 8 and 15
Service will be at the Comfort Inn on Airport Road at 10:30 AM.
We will be back at the Kinsman Centre on December 22.
The Wessex Society will meet on Wednesday, December 11 at 8 PM, at the Marine Institute, Ridge Road, and will feature readings by Lloyd Brown and Bruce Templeton, followed by a Christmas Carol Sing-a-long with Myrle Vokey. All are welcome.
Anna Templeton Centre’s Annual Christmas Tea and Sale
December 13, 12 noon – 8 PM
December 14, 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
December 15, 12 noon – 4 PM
The beautiful building at 278 Duckworth Street is transformed into a cozy wonderland with just over 50 craftspeople and artists selling their work, with many beautiful pieces only available at this event. Snack on some home-made Christmas quiche, soup and salad, coffee, tea and sweet treats.
Admission is $2 at the door, kids under 12 are free.
Proceeds from the door and the tea room support the programs and activities of the Anna Templeton Centre.
Annual Christmas Candlelight Service
The St. John’s Seventh-day Adventist Church, located at 30 Aldershot Street, warmly invites you to attend their Annual Christmas Candlelight Service on Friday, December 13 at 7 PM. Everyone is cordially invited. A festive treat will be served following the service.
Hall, Luther come home for NSO’s Messiah
Newfoundland-born soprano Meredith Hall and tenor Adam Luther join the NSO Sinfonia, conductor Marc David, guest concertmaster Mark Fewer, and the Philharmonic Choir of the NSO to lead an all-star cast of soloists for the 2013 edition of Händel’s Messiah. Hall and Luther, both of whom enjoy busy international careers, will be joined by renowned countertenor Daniel Taylor and baritone Tyler Duncan. This year’s Messiah performances take place on December 13 and 14 at 8 PM at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Tickets are available at the Arts & Culture Centre Box Office (729-3900), online (artsandculturecentre.com) and at the concert.
Evening Service of Carols and Readings (Clarke’s Beach)
Clarke’s beach United Church senior choir will present a service of carols and readings on Sunday, December 15 at 7 PM. Pre-service sing-along with the Guitar Group at 6:45 PM.
All are welcome.
The Celtic Fiddlers…A Time for Christmas Show
The Celtic Fiddlers continue to celebrate 20 years of performance and the recent release of their fifth CD, ‘Times and Tides’.
On Monday, December 16 The Celtic Fiddlers will be performing at Gower Street United Church at 7:30 PM.
The Celtic Fiddlers…A Time for Christmas will feature vocal soloists and instrumental songs of the season as well as traditional favourites from their past five CDs.
Tickets will be available at the door.
Kids Eat Smart Foundation
This Holiday Season…Give the Gift of Nourishment!
Your gift will help provide nutritious food for school-aged children in one of our 232 Kids Eat Smart Clubs province-wide. Every day we serve over 21,000 children a nutritious breakfast, snack or lunch. Your gift will help ensure our children attend school well nourished and ready to learn!
We can designate your gift to a Kids Eat Smart Club in Newfoundland and Labrador of your choice!
Paradise Running Club New Year’s Eve 5K Fun Run
The Paradise Running Club and sponsor Andrew Gosse are holding a New Year’s Eve 5K Fun Run on December 31 starting at 3 PM at the Rotary Paradise Youth and Community Centre. Register online or on run day starting at 2 PM. All proceeds going to support Basics for Babies NL. For more information visit www.paradiserunningclub.com