NEW GLASGOW – The West Side Community Centre’s annual Winter Carnival starts today (Friday) with a flashlight parade from A.G. Baillie Memorial School starting at 6:30 p.m., followed by a family light skate at 7:30 p.m.
Participants are asked to bring glow-in-the-dark sticks and flashlights. A fireworks display will take place at 8 p.m.
Saturday’s events feature a pancake breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m., skating outdoors and cookie decorating indoors from noon to 1 p.m., a Crushers skills competition at 1 p.m., a Crushers and kids hockey game at 2 p.m., a kids talent show from 3 to 4:30 p.m., a family skate from 6 to 7 p.m. and a kids dance from 7 to 9 p.m.
On Sunday, a food-colouring snow sculpture contest will take place at 1 p.m., along with skating. A children’s costume skate is planned for 3 to 4 p.m. The weekend will end with a Valentine’s Day adult dance from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.