Holiday happenings around Hope

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Sandy Acton (left) and Helena Bastedo (right) stand beside the Tree of Hope at the Hope and District Recreation Centre Foyer Tuesday.

Help bring a tree to life

Fraser Canyon Hospice Society are currently presenting their 19th Annual Celebrate a Life.   Volunteers will be at the Hope and District Recreation Centre Foyer with their annual Tree of Hope. Individuals can place a tag on the tree to remember and honour their loved ones who have passed on, tags are distributed for free. Donations are much appreciated and funds raised help support the ongoing work of the Hospice Society. Volunteers will be at the tree during the following times: Thurs., Dec. 17 at 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 

Community turkey dinner

The Eagles hold their annual Community Christmas Dinner on Saturday Dec. 19 from 5 to 7 p.m. Anyone is welcome to attend the free turkey dinner.

 

Family potluck party

Hope Community Services has their Christmas potluck party at the Hope Family Place Drop-in from 12 to 3 p.m. on 6th Avenue and Hudson Bay. The program is for Better Beginnings participants, but is open to all families.

 

Eagles soar to countdown

The Eagles host a New Year’s Eve party with DJ and dancing from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Dec. 31. Tickets are $20 per person, $35 per couple with beef dips included, champagne at midnight, munchies on the table, and door prizes. Tickets are available at the Eagles lounge.

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