Monday December 12, 2011
Anderson wins $1000 for charity at Minters
Steve Anderson holds cheque made out to the Mennonite Central Committee on Saturday after winning the money at Minter's Country Store in Chilliwack.
hey stitched, snipped, sewed and sang in what was dubbed the Elf Olympics at Minterís Country Store Saturday with the winnerís choice of charities getting $1000 donated by Brian Minter.
The perennial elves came in various sizes and shapes including oversized elf Richard Procee from Hoefstedís who returned once again to face off with other local personalities.
Last year Minterís hosted the Gingerbread Challenge where contestants decorated houses.
Elves were tested and judged on a variety of tasks including best paper snowflake, reciting Twas the Night Before Christmas and singing White Christmas with a mouthful of marshmallows.
The winner of the event was Steve Anderson.
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