Armstrong Celebrates Spirit of BC Week 2008

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Almost 300 people took part in Armstrong's Spirit of BC Week 2008 festivities. One of more than 100 communities celebrating Spirit of BC Week, Armstrong offered a free skate and in partnership with the local library, created a display of books with an Olympic or sports theme and offered a draw for Spirit of BC merchandise. A highlight of the Week was the Sock Hop Around the Clock Dance, a well-attended family event developed by Armstrong's Active Communities committee.

Spirit of BC Week is an annual province-wide celebration of British Columbia and its unique communities. Held each February, it is a week of over 300 events and activities showcasing local programs and services that strengthen community arts, literacy, sport, recreation and volunteerism. The celebration is supported by the Province of British Columbia.