Christmas Concert time in Kootenay Lake School District
It’s Christmas Concert time in Kootenay Lake School District No. 8.
As the school terms winds down in preparation for a few weeks of holiday time, students and teachers throughout the district have been planning and staging the annual Christmas Concert for each respective school.
At Hume Elementary, students from Kindergarten to Grade 5 have been putting in extra time to get ready for the big presentation Friday.
Under the direction of music teacher Lisa Backus, the Hume choir has been preparing to present the festive selections of some old time favourites with a modern twist.
The entire school takes part in all aspects of the presentation from planning, practice, preparation and performance.
This years choir saw more than 50 students perform not only at the concert but in various venues around town; the mall, Broader Horizons and Lakeside Village.