Winterlude 2015

13 February 2015 8:00 am - 16 February 2015 9:00 pm

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Friday, February 13th:

9:15am-10:15am:

Pre-School Skating: Joe Byrne Memorial Stadium. Admission is by donation to the Exploits Valley SPCA. Children must be under the age of 5 in order to attend.

10:30am-11:30am:

Adult Skating: Joe Byrne Memorial Stadium. Admission is by donation to the Exploits Valley SPCA.

12:00pm-6:00pm:

The Lumberjack Special: The Memorial United Church Men's Choir will be preparing their Lumberjack Special which consists of baked beans, bologna, toutons and a molasses bun for only $7.00/plate! Take out only.

2:00pm-4:00pm:

Social Ski: Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club (Scott Ave). All ages are welcome. For any individuals who would like to try skiing the Ski Club does have a limited amount of equipment they may borrow on a 'first come, first served basis'. Please check the Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club website for details and possible changes to activities.

4:00pm-9:00pm:

Bren Fitzgerald Hockey Tournament: Joe Byrne Memorial Stadium and Windsor Stadium. Come out and watch our national sport and cheer on your local athletes!

7:00pm-10:00pm:

Moonlight Ski/Snowshoe & Social: Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club (Scott Ave). Come out and enjoy the trail at night as the 1.5km trail will be lit up.  All ages are welcome and the Ski Club does have a limited amount of skis and snowshoes that may be borrowed on a 'first come, first served basis'. Please check the Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club website for details and possible changes to activities.

7:15pm-7:30pm:

Opening Ceremonies: Exploits Lanes Bowling Alley. Come out and celebrate with Gus the Moose as the Winterlude celebrations are officially kicked off with the Opening Ceremonies and the lighting of the Carnival Torch. Sponsored by the Grand Falls-Windsor Parks and Recreation Department.

7:30pm-9:30pm:

Eileen M. Dormody Memorial Invitational Bowling Tournament: Exploits Lanes Bowling Alley. Lots of fun and great prizes to be won! Sponsored by the Exploits Disability Association.

Saturday, February 14th:

8:30am-11:00am:

Friendly 50+ Seniors Club Breakfast: Friendly 50+ Club (50 Main Street). Prices as follows: 2 eggs, ham, toast, tea or coffee- $6.00. Kids 1 egg, ham, toast and juice- $4.00.

9:00am-5:00pm:

Bren Fitzgerald Hockey Tournament Joe Byrne Memorial Stadium and Windsor Stadium. Come out and watch our national sport and cheer on your local athletes!

 9:00am-11:00am:

Winterlude Community/Family Breakfast Windsor Pentecostal Church: Come out and enjoy a great breakfast while supporting your local Foodbank.  Free breakfast with donation of item for Foodbank.  

10:00am-4:00pm:

Mooseburger Sale: Oddfellows Lodge, Union Street.Eat in or take-out available. $2.50/burger.Phone 489-3668 or 489-3946 for more information, or to place an order.

10:30am-2:30pm:

Winterlude Family Fun Day:Corduroy Pond. Grab the family and head out to corduroy Pond for a day of skating, sliding and just plain fun in the snow. All ages are welcome. Warm up by the pondside bonfire with a wiener roast and enjoy refreshments and a visit from Gus the Moose. Donations will be accepted for the Community Food Bank. Sponsored by the Corduroy Brook Enhancement Association.

11:30am-1:30pm:

Friendly 50+ Seniors Club Lunch: Friendly 50+ Club (50 Main Street). Prices as follows: beans bologna, toutons, tea or coffee- $7.00. Kids hot dog and drink- $2.50. Music by Never Too Old at 3:00pm (no cover charge). Public Card Game at 8:00pm.

1:30pm-3:00pm:

Toonie Family Swim:  Frances M. Nichols Community Centre. Admission is $2.00/person. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that this is a Family Swim and that all regular swim guidelines apply. Sponsored by the Exploits Valley YMCA and the Y2C.

2:00pm-4:00pm:

Family Ski/Snowshoe: Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club (Scott Ave). If you are looking to try these activities then the Ski Club does have a limited amount of skis and snowshoes that may be borrowed on a 'first come, first served basis'. Please check the Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club website for details and possible changes to activities.

3:00pm-5:00pm:

Sleigh Rides: Centennial Field. Come out and enjoy a free old-fashioned horse driven sleigh ride. After your ride warm up with some hot chocolate and cookies. Sponsored by the Grand Falls-Windsor Parks and Recreation Department.

7:30pm:

Battling Bands: Gordon Pinsent Centre for the Arts. Cost of admissions is $15/adult and $10/student. Call 292-4518 for more information.

8:30pm
Dance:
St. Joseph's Hall. Music by Woody. For tickets contact Clare at 489-9623

Sunday, February 15th:

9:00am-12:00pm:

Bren Fitzgerald Tournament: Joe Byrne Memorial Stadium and Windsor Stadium. Come out and watch our national sport and cheer on your local athletes!

1:00pm-5:00pm:

Open House & Timbits Curling for Children: Grand Falls-Windsor Curling Club. Hot chocolate and snacks will be provided. Helmet and indoor sneakers required for children under 12.

1:30pm-3:00pm:

Family Skating: Windsor Stadium. Admission is by donation to the Exploits Valley SPCA. Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian in order to attend.

2:00pm-3:00pm:

Teddy Bears on Parade: Church Road Park. Meet at church Road Park and parade with Gus the Moose down Church Road and back to Church Road Park again. Lootbags will be provided for the children. Sponsored by the Grand Falls-Windsor Parks and Recreation Department.

2:30pm-3:30pm

Scavenger Hunt: Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club (Scott Ave). Parents are required to accompany children, all participants must wear skis or snowshoes on the trails and no pets allowed. Please check the Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club website for details and possible changes to activities.

3:00pm-5:00pm:

Social Ski: Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club (Scott Ave). All ages are welcome. For any individuals who would like to try skiing the Ski Club does have a limited amount of equipment they may borrow on a 'first come, first served basis'. Please check the Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club website for details and possible changes to activities.

3:00pm-6:00pm:

Community Sliding Party: Church Road Park.Take the whole family sliding under the stars. Warm up afterwards with hot chocolate and Timbits. Sponsored by the Exploits Valley Crime Stoppers.

3:15pm-4:15pm:

General Skating: Windsor Stadium. Admission is by donation to the Exploits Valley SPCA.    

7:00-8:00pm

Evening Snowshoe: Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club (Scott Ave). Children must be accompanied by an adult. For nighttime activities a headlamp or flashlight may be desirable. Use your own discretion.

Monday, February 16th:

2:00pm-4:00pm:

Senior Snowshoe: Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club (Scott Ave). If you are looking to try this activity the Ski Club has a limited amount of equipment to borrow on a 'first come, first served basis'. Please check the Exploits Valley Cross Country Ski Club website for details and possible changes to activities.

6:15-8:15pm:

FREE General Skate:  Windsor Stadium. Come out with your friends and family or that special someone to a FREE Skate. Refreshments will be served.