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Chamber Singers
ARCHIVES - 1973-2010


Reunion Concert Tour -4/5/08




Sun, 4/27 10-1 and 2-5: Rehearsals School of Music B037
Mon, 4/28 9-12 Rehearsal; 3pm depart from MacLaurin Parking lot for Parksville; 5pm arrive Knox United Church and rehearse; 6:15 Dinner served; 7:30pm concert; 9pm (ish) meet billets.
Tue, 4/29 Depart for Courtenay: 9am pick up singers from Woodgrove Centre, 9:30 from Knox; sight seeing q 4 pm arrive Foursquare Gospel Church; 4:30 hosts take singers home for dinner. 7pm return to Church. 7:30pm concert
Wed, 4/30 9am depart for 12:30 Departure Bay ferry, from Superstore parking lot; 2 pm Arrive Horseshoe Bay q 4:30 arrive HD Stafford Secondary (20441 Grade Cres) around 4:30 - dinner with hosts, 6;30 sound check at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church 7:30 concert; meet hosts after concert.
Thu, 5/1 8:30am depart from HD Stafford (9:15 - small group in Abbotsford) for Penticton; q; 3pm arrive Penticton High School rehearsal, dinner at school, 7:30 concert; meet hosts after concert.
Fri, 5/2 9am depart for Castlegar; q; 3pm arrive Brilliant Cultural Centre rehearse; dinner at centre; 7:30 concert ; meet hosts after concert.
Sat, 5/3 8am Depart for Medicine Hat (700k); q; 6pm arrive Fifth ave. United Church meet hosts.
Sun, 5/4 Medicine Hat; 2pm Warmup at Fifth Ave. United Church; 3pm concert. Free Evening.
Mon, 5/5 9am departure for Regina (515k) q; 5pm arrive Holy Rosary Cathedral - sound check; 5pm dinner at church (tba) 7:30 concert; meet hosts after concert.
Tue, 5/6 8 am workshop with school choir; 9am departure from Robert Usher Collegiate - 1440 9th Avenue North - for Winnipeg (572k); q;4pm arrive St. Margaret’s Anglican Church - sound check; 5pm dinner at hosts or church (tba); 7:30 concert; meet hosts after concert.
Wed, 5/7 8am departure for Thunder Bay (692k); q;6pm arrival at Thunder Bay Econolodge Evening freeq
Thu, 5/8 (C.Breakfast included) 8am departure for Sault Ste. Marie (704k); q;6pm arrival at Northlander Inn Evening freeq
Fri, 5/9 q; 8am Depart for Toronto (700k); q;6pm arrive Christ Church Deerpark meet hosts.
Sat, 5/10 Toronto Free day q; 6:30pm Warmup at Christ Church Deerpark; q? 8pm concert
Sun, 5/11 Toronto Free day q?
Mon, 5/12 8am departure for Montreal; 2pm arrive Bishop Mountain Residence, McGill University (single rooms fridges, kitchenette on each floor); Eve. Free q q;
Tue, 5/13 (9-9:30am - C. Breakfast incl) Montreal Day Free q Evening Tour end party and awards in Common Room.
Wed, 5/14 (breakfast incl) 8am departure for Ottawa; 11am arrive downtown Ottawa day free; q q? approx. 6pm, bus delivers singers to various host pickup points.
Thur 5/15 8am bus picks up at previous points. (people leaving the tour will have to make their own arrangments to get to airport) Remaining group leaves for Wawa, Ont (1024k) q; 8pm arrive Best Northern Motelq
Fri, 5/16 q; 8am departure for Winnipeg (1167k); q q;10pm arrival at Marlborough Hotel
Sat, 5/17 q;8am departure for Medicine Hat (1087k); q q;10pm arrival at Motel 6
Sun, 5/18 q;8am departure for Grand Forks (700k); q q;7pm arrival at Jeremy’s.
Mon, 5/19 q;8am departure for Victoria; q; 3pm arrival in Vancouver, 5pm ferry to Victoria.

Alumni Tour Organizers:
Medicine Hat:
Thunder bay: Econolodge, 686 Memorial Avenue 807-344-6688
Sault Ste Marie: Northlander Motel, 243 Great Northern Rd 705-254-6452
Montreal: Bishop Mtn Residences, 3935 University St. 514-398-5200
Ottawa: Adam Motel, 100 boulevard Gréber (Gatineau) 1-800-757-2326 or
Wawa: Best Northern, Highway 17 705-856-7302
Winnipeg: Marlborough Hotel, 331 Smith Street 1-204-942-6411
Medicine Hat: Motel 6, 20 Strachan Court SE 403-527-1749
Grand Forks:

Concert Venues
Parksville Mon, April 28, Knox
United Church, 345 Pym Street
Comox Tue, April 29, Foursquare Gospel Church, 1640 Burgess - 7:30pm
Langley Wed, April 30, Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 20097 72nd Ave- 7:30 pm
Penticton Thu, May 1, Penticton High School Auditorium 158 Eckhardt Avenue E. - 7:30pm. Tickets 7:30pm
Castlegar Fri, May 2, Brilliant Cultural Centre, 1876 Brilliant Rd - 7:00pm
Medicine Hat Sun, May 4, Fifth Avenue United Church, 476 4 St. S.E., Medicine Hat - 3 pm
Regina Mon, May 5, Holy Rosary Cathedral 3125 13th Ave. 7:30pm
Winnipeg Tue, May 6, St Margaret’s Anglican Church, 160 Ethelbert St.
Toronto Sat, May 10 - Christ Church Deerpark, 1570 Yonge Street - 8:00pm