The date of this year’s Santa Parade, organized by the Sooke Lions Club, has been set for Sunday, December 4, starting at 5:00 p.m. EMCS Leadership students, Alana Gibb, Karyl Musfelt-Trivino and Emmie Nicks, are also helping to coordinate the annual event.
The parade will run its usual course, leaving from Sooke Elementary School at 5:00 p.m., and arriving at the Community Hall.
To register your group, vehicle or float in the parade, please complete the form below. Applications need to be in by November 25, 2016. The parade usually has over a thousand attendees.
According to a website post from the District of Sooke, “There will be a Christmas tree light up after the parade concludes in the roundabout and activities for everyone in the Evergreen Mall parking lot.”
The Sooke Lions Club is also looking for volunteers. Call Lorne Christensen at 250-818-3638 or email email@example.com with your questions, or to help out.
The Sooke Lions projects supporting the community of Sooke have included: Christmas Bureau, Food Bank, Youth Sports, Halloween Activities, Hearing Foundation, Regional Museum, Canada Day, Sooke Salmon Enhancement Society, Sea Cadets, Navy League, “Toys for Kids”, “All Sooke Day’s”, Blue Grass Festival, Sooke Harbourside Lions Duck Race.
Sooke Lions also support the LCIF “Sight First” program, disaster preparedness and relief through the Lions “Alert” program, as well as “Camp Shawnigan”, “Cops for Cancer”, and “WildARC”. The Sooke Lions also put all Grade 2 students through a Learn to swim program.
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