Thanksgiving Food Drive

Thanksgiving Food Drive

The Thanksgiving Food Drive will occur on September 15, 2018 from 9 AM to noon.

A letter will appear in the mail telling you all about the food drive and a plastic bag will be included.  Please bring the plastic bag filled with your food items to the trailer in the parking lot at the IGA on September 15, 2018 from 9 AM to noon.

If you would like to help please phone Bob at 250 460-2560.

May 11 William Leggott Concert 7 PM

May 11 William Leggott Concert 7 PM

The  May 11 William Leggott concert is called Journey through the Heart of Spain.

It will feature William Leggott and friends.

May 11, 2018 at 7 PM at Okanagan Falls United Church.

Featuring Spanish Guitars and Beautiful Dancers.

All those who remember or heard about last years concert will not want to miss this one.

Tickets $20.  Available by Calling 250 460-2560

March 28 Vintage Voices Concert 7:30 PM

March 28  Vintage Voices Concert starts at 7:30 PM

Vintage Voices will be presenting Dream along with the Vintage Voices over the past 100 years.

Tickets are $7 and are available by contacting 250 460-2560 or 250 497-1171.  Tickets are also available by contacting a member of the Vintage Voices or the congregation of Okanagan Falls United Church.  Tickets will also be available at the door.

Seating will be pew seating on a first come, first serve basis.

Click here to find out where the church is located.

Refreshments, Goodies, Snacks and fellowship  following the performance.

Let your friends and neighbours know about the concert.

First half musical selections:

Let’s Sing

Stardust

Dream a Little Dream

Whispering

Dream

Anything Goes

The Alley Cat Song

Twelfth Street Rag

He

O Bury Me Out on the Lone Prairie

Happy Trails

Second half musical selections:

Tennessee Waltz

Medley 1: Young Love – Magic Moments – Heart
and Soul- Blue Moon – Over the Rainbow.

Medley 2: Yours – Yellow Bird -, Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White

Side by Side

My Blue Heaven

Yes Sir that’s My Baby

Medley 3: Baby Face – Boo Hoo

Auld Lang Syne

Danny Boy

Twilight Time

Farewell

A New Sunrise

A New Sunrise.

A one Act Play that will be held at 7 PM on November 22.  It will be starring Peter d’Aoust, Bryan Laver, Donna Lynch and our very own Eleanor Walker.  The play is put on by the Penticton Chamber Theatre.

Come out and enjoy a fun evening at Okanagan Falls United Church for $10.  Tickets are available by phoning 250 460-2560 or 250 497-1171.  Tickets will be available at the door at 1108 Willow Street in Okanagan Falls.

By playwright Herman Coble with permission from Samuel French

Be sure not to miss the performance and the goodies and social time to follow where you will have a chance to chat with the cast.

From Five to Five Thirty

From Five to Five Thirty – a one act play will be at Okanagan Falls United Church. The performance will be on Wednesday, July 12 at 7:30 PM.
Tickets $10 available by calling 250 460-2560 or 250 497-1171 or from any church member.
Tickets also available at the door.
Producer Norm Lynch. Directed by Donna Lynch.
Actors :

  • Mrs. Treetops: Liz Lawrence
  • Edith: Cheryl Gil
  • Alice: Melissa Kuse
  • Gertie: Evelyn Travis
  • Katie Boxer: Eleanor WalkerBy playwright: Philip Johnson
    With permission from Samuel French
    Setting: The home of Mrs. Treetops.
    Plot: A play which shows how quickly events can change when an elderly woman determines a course of action that overturns the plans of her overbearing daughters.

Graceland

Graceland – A one act play

Graceland – a one act play will be at Okanagan Falls United Church.  The performance will be on  Wednesday, June 14 at 7:30 PM.

Tickets  $10 available by calling 250 460-2560 or 250 497-1171 or from any church member.

Tickets also available at the door.

Directed by our very own Eleanor Walker. Producer Norm Lynch.  Actors are Gayl Grant and Laurie Richards. Stage Manager: Marla Wilson. Produced with permission of Dramatists Play Service. Playwright: Ellen Bryon

Our Own Ed Findlater awarded the Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award

Ed Findlater awarded the Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award

As published in the Oliver Daily News, Ed Findlater will be awarded the Governors General’s Caring Canadian Award on Thursday March 23, 2017 at 12:30 PM at the Okanagan Elementary School in the School Gymnasium which also doubles as the community center for Okanagan Falls.  Please plan on attending to show Ed our support.  Ed is a retired Canadian Forces Veteran and he continues to be active with the Royal Canadian Legion.  He has held every position on the Executive including a 6 year term as President.  He was called in to be a trouble shooter in Penticton and has been the British Columbia and Yukon Chairman for 11 years. For the past 12 years Ed has been the Branch Service Officer.  He has lead the Remembrance Day Services in Okanagan Falls for the past 6 years.  Ed visits sick and infirmed veterans and drives them to medical appointments as far away as Kelowna.  Ed is a founding member of a committee that is researching the feasibility of Veteran and Senior housing in Okanagan Falls on Legion property.  He has served on the Commands Administrative Committee and represents the Legion on the province’s Operational Stress Injury Stakeholder Advisory Committee.  Since 2005 Ed has been a member of the Client Advisory Committee for Veterans Affairs.  Please join Okanagan Falls residents on Thursday at 12:15 PM to honour Ed Findlater at the school gymnasium.

Mid March Musical Merriment March 16

 Mid March Musical Merriment March 16

As a part of the Wednesday Night Back Door program the Vintage Voices (an all men’s chorus) will be singing at the Mid March Musical Merriment event.

Thursday March 16 at 7:00 pm at the Okanagan Falls United Church.  1108 Willow Street

For Tickets please call 250 460-2560 or 250 497-1171 or visit Okanagan Falls Thrift Store at the Heritage Museum 1145 Main St.

Here is the line up of songs:

Home on the Range
Tumbling Tumbleweeds
Cool Water
Oh Bury Me Out
Ghost Riders
Happy Trails

Set 2
Lullaby of Birdland
A Groovy Kind of Love
Sugartime
Love Letters in the Sand
Magic Moments
When There’s Love at Home

Set 3
Mister Sandman
My Happiness
Stuck on You
Chances Are
At the Hop
Twilight Time
Welcome yo my World

Tickets $5 available in advance or at the door.

William Leggott Concert Jan. 18

An Excursion into the Heart of Spain

We are very privileged to have the very talented William Leggott and guests to perform a concert on January 18. The concert starts at 6:30 PM.

 

For tickets please call 250 460-2560  or 250 497-1171

Concert will be at Okanagan Falls United Church

1108 Willow Street  Map

Guests to include guest guitarist Evan Robillard

and dancers Wendy Gouldie and Celine Blais

Tickets $20 available in advance or at the door.

Sponsored by Classic Guitars in Penticton.