Another 70 Mile Community Fund bursary handed out

The 70 Mile and Area Community Fund Committee has awarded a second bursary of $300

The 70 Mile and Area Community Fund Committee has awarded a second bursary of $300.

This one goes to Kathryn Cunningham who is entering her second year at Thompson Rivers University where she is studying resource management.

Poker slated

The next poker tournament will be held Sept. 12 at the 70 Mile Community Hall.

Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and play starts at 12:30 p.m. Some changes were made this year and additional changes will be discussed with the players at this tournament.

To register, call Vic at 250-456-2321.

Bingo nights

The 70 Mile House Volunteer Fire Department bingo nights will be held on Sept. 10 and 24 at the Seventy Mile Access Centre (SMAC).

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and play starts at 6:30.

Firefighter news

A fire practice will be held on Sept. 17 at 7:00 p.m. at the fire hall on Willow Road.

For information, call Dennis at 250-456-6050.

Bookmobile

The Thompson-Nicola bookmobile will be in the area on Sept. 24.

It will be at the South Green Lake Fire Hall from 10 to 11 a.m. and at the 70 Mile General Store from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Memorial service

A memorial service will be held for Betty Farmer from North Green Lake.

The service will be held on Sept. 19 at the 70 Mile Community Hall, starting at 2 p.m.