Welcome, visitor!   Register   Login


Post an Ad
Menu Post an Ad

Two Pairs of Tickets for Christmas with Scrooge

    Food & Entertainment    December 18, 2017

One Friday, December 15, Country Grocer gave away one pair of Christmas with Scrooge tickets to Kathy Weisner. And Country Grocer has two more pairs to give away. These are definitely the hottest, most coveted tickets on Salt Spring Island right now!

And you can win a pair! All you have to do is get some shopping down at Country Grocer on Tuesday, December 19, at around 1pm. There will be announcement made in store, and to win, you have to go to the announced location in the store for the “Contest in the Aisle on the Isle.”

Once at the announced location, you will receive a ticket stub for a 50/50 draw. Two of the ticket stubs will be drawn, and two people will win a pair of tickets for the Christmas with Scrooge performance on Thursday night at ArtSpring. Your chances of winning are fairly good! The draw will be shown live on Country Grocer SSI’s Facebook page.

Keeping the festive spirit of Scrooge alive, Country Grocer is posting a series video clips of a visit by the cast of Scrooge to the store on the Country Grocer SSI Facebook page and here on the Salt Spring Exchange, all week long.

And that is just the beginning of many more “Christmasy” events at Country Grocer!

Santa is coming to the store for photos with you and your family:

  • 3:30 pm – 6 pm Wednesday December 20
  • 3:30 pm – 6 pm Thursday December 21
  • 3:30 pm – 6 pm Friday December 22
  • 4:30 pm – 6 pm Saturday December 23

Photos are $5, and all the proceeds will go to the Salt Spring Food Bank.

On Wednesday, December 20th, sometime around 4 pm, a musical surprise is in the works! You also have to be in the store to enjoy that one.

You can find locally sourced Christmas trees, gingerbread house kits, festive red poinsettias, turkeys, and much more to complete your holiday wish list at Country Grocer. Bah ha —, no, wait — ho ho ho, Happy Holidays, everyone!

No Tags

  

Post an Event

Community News

  • BC Ferries Launches Online Engagement fo...

    by on May 25, 2018

    BC Ferries announced today the launch of an online engagement platform for community input to help shape future plans for Swartz Bay terminal. The online engagement effort is part of a broader community engagement program BC Ferries announced earlier in May, which includes meetings with key stakeholders and pop-up sessions at the terminal in late May […]

  • Premier’s Awards for Excellence in Educa...

    by on May 24, 2018

    Nominate someone in B.C.’s education system who has made a positive, long-lasting impact on your school community. The Premier’s Awards for Excellence in Education were created to recognize the enormous contributions of B.C.’s exceptional teachers, administrators and support staff that are vital to the cultural, economic and social well-being of the province. The Premier’s Awards provide students, […]

  • Photos: Fernwood School’s “Great Water W...

    by on May 24, 2018

    The students and staff of Fernwood School once again be walked in support of SOPAR’s village well projects in India. SOPAR is a non-profit, non-governmental, Canadian/Indian organization that supports community-driven development throughout the state of Andhra Pradesh. Classes walked to St Mary’s Lake to collect water and carry it back to Fernwood, experiencing what millions […]

  • Video: The Islands Trust – To Pres...

    by on May 24, 2018

    Trustees describe the work of the Islands Trust and what the mandate to preserve and protect the environment and the unique amenities of the islands in the Canadian Salish Sea means to them personally. Watch to learn more about the governance organization that regulates Salt Spring Island and most of the Gulf Islands. Facebook Twitter […]

  • Tour des Iles Festival – Explore O...

    by on May 23, 2018

    The Tour des Iles Festival (TDIF) is big and getting bigger – and we want you to be a part of it! Our Fourth Annual Festival is taking place June 22, 23, and 24, 2018. All day inter-island small boat service will connect you to Pender, Saturna, Salt Spring, Galiano and Mayne Islands. Courtesy shuttles, […]

  • Globe Health Reporter André Picard at Fo...

    by on May 23, 2018

    Is Canada’s public health-care system under threat? What are the social and economic impacts of mental illness? Why is tackling poverty not a health-care priority? Why do so many Canadians lack a family doctor? Health issues have long occupied top headlines in Canadian media, and no journalist has written on public health with more authority […]

  • Fire News: Chief’s Response Report – 201...

    by on May 15, 2018

    In April 2018, Salt Spring Fire Rescue responded to 41 incidents including: Three commercial and one residential alarm bell, Three calls for assistance, One beach fire, One chemical spill or leak, One BC Hydro fire, 21 medical assistance calls, Two motor vehicle incidents, Six open burn calls, One rescue, and One chimney fire. Operations Update […]

  • The Salt Spring Island Freshwater Catalo...

    by on May 14, 2018

    Selling the idea of interconnectedness and all it entails is one of the toughest pitches environmentally minded people have to make. Most people understand the connection between actions and consequences; not everyone acts upon that understanding. Living on an island fosters an acute sense of community and belonging, which can in turn lead to greater […]

  • Japanese Historical Charcoal Kilns on Sa...

    by on May 14, 2018

    May is Asian Heritage Month in Canada. One of the very few Asian heritage sites on Salt Spring are the two charcoal kilns built by Isaburo Tasaka in the early 1900s in Mouat Park. Besides the two on our island, we have identified thirteen others in the Southern Gulf Islands. A new 68-page booklet published […]

Pin It on Pinterest