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WEDNESDAY BINGO – JULY 26/17

Yeah !!! BINGO WEDNESDAY  – July 26 /17
Come out to St. Mary’s Church on 4th Avenue and try your luck while supporting the LRCA.
Cards on sale at 5 p.m….
Games at 6:30 p.m.
PRIZES THIS WEEK – July 26/17
Bonanza                  $    700.oo
Odd/Even                $    700.00
Lucky 7                    $  2050.00
Loonie Pot                 $    145.00 +
KNOW YOUR LIMIT, PLAY WITHIN IT!

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Running of the Balls 2017 – WINNERS ANNOUNCED

On June 24th, the LRCA joined with Rich Huggins and the Ladysmith Downtown Business Association to host the Hill Dash and the Running of the Balls.

Pictures from the day can be seen here!

We are so delighted for the winners of the Running of the Balls:

*First Place $500 – Russ Barling and Shadow (thanks to Russ who donated some of his winnings back to the LRCA)
*Second Place $300 – Wendy Chapman
*Third Place $100 – Ray Good

Congratulations!!! And HUGE thanks to everyone else who supported our event!

We’ll roll again next year!!

Volunteer Opportunities

Currently we need:

  1. Hip Replacements on the Hill (July 29th): event set up, ticket sales, food sales, security and clean up crew
  2. BINGO BINGO BINGO: we need volunteers every Wednesday night so if you can help with a shift, 1 night, or every Wednesday, we’d love to have you!
  3. Concerts in the Park Ambassadors and collecting donations: every Sunday in the Summer from 5:45  – 8:15 p.m.
  4. Emergency Weather Shelter (Nov through March)
  5. Ongoing…. Food Bank and Soup Kitchen.

For more information, email volunteer@lrca.ca or phone Shirley at 250-245-3079.

Concerts in the Park kicks off July 2nd!!

Hey hey hey music lovers, this time next Sunday this year’s Concerts in the Park series will be kicking with two great performances, brought to you by the Layman Group, Financial Services.

First, opening this year’s series is Whitey Somers:

Since the age of 16 guitarist, recording artist, singer, songwriter Whitey Somers has been performing internationally, at festivals, concerts and clubs, sharing the stage with many talented musicians, such as Rick Fines, Stephen Fearing, Jeff Healey, J.P. Cormier, Kim Mitchell and The Bare Naked Ladies to name a few.

Finishing the night will be Mark Crissinger:

2017 Maple Blues Award Nominee Mark Crissinger performs over a hundred shows a year on Vancouver Island and beyond. He has been playing in pubs and clubs, festivals and fairs since 1987 and continues to play music throughout Canada each year.

We are so excited to be providing some great summer entertainment for you all on Sundays from 6-8pm, with the first show on Sunday, July 2nd. See you there!!!

WEDNESDAY BINGO – JULY 12/17

Yeah !!! BINGO WEDNESDAY  – July 12 /17
Come out to St. Mary’s Church on 4th Avenue and try your luck while supporting the LRCA.
Cards on sale at 5 p.m….
Games at 6:30 p.m.
PRIZES THIS WEEK – July 12/17
Bonanza                  $    600.oo
Odd/Even                $    600.00
Lucky 7                    $  2000.00
Loonie Pot                 $    65.00 +
KNOW YOUR LIMIT, PLAY WITHIN IT!

Bingo balls

Running of the Balls rolls into Ladysmith June 24th!

Come out and support the LRCA in our rainbow coloured ball drop down High Street in Ladysmith.

Tickets are on sale now to have your chance at winning cash prizes of $500, $300 and $100. See if your lucky ball will be the first to roll down High Street to the Victory Chute.

To get your ticket, stop by the LRCA, or call 250.245.3079 for the schedule of our community sales.

WEDNESDAY BINGO – June 14/17

Yeah !!! BINGO WEDNESDAY  – June 14 /17

Bingo ballsCome out to St. Mary’s Church on 4th Avenue and try your luck while supporting the LRCA.

Cards on sale at 5 p.m.
Games at 6:30 p.m.

PRIZES THIS WEEK – June 14/17

Bonanza                  $   650.oo

Odd/Even                $   1200.00

Lucky 7                    $  1900.00

Loonie Pot                 $  350.00 +

KNOW YOUR LIMIT, PLAY WITHIN IT!

LRCA hosts Coldest Night of the Year! February 25, 2017

The LRCA is excited to be hosting the “Coldest Night of the Year“, a super-fun, family-friendly, 2 or 5 km walk in support of hungry, homeless and hurting people in our community.

We hope you will join us on February 25th by registering individually or as a team to collect pledges and walk with us… proudly showing the community spirit that Ladysmith is famous for.

To register yourself or as a team, please visit https://canada.cnoy.org/register.

If you’re registering individually, please feel free to join the “Walking Together Ladysmith” team to meet some new people and walk together!!

Don’t miss out! Having fun for a great cause!!

When: February 25th, 2017; door open at 4 p.m. Opening remarks at 5 p.m. Walk starts at 5:15 p.m Soup and a bun served after the walk!

Where: Aggie Hall, Ladysmith, BC

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