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Highlights from CBC Prince George's Food Bank Day and Open House 2013

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CBC Radio One's Daybreak North held a special open house for CBC's annual Food Bank Day on Friday December 6, 2013.

You can make a contribution to the Food Bank of your choice at the Open House, online anytime or call our pledge lines 1-866-226-4642 or 604-662-6470 on Friday December 6, 2013.

Be part of CBC British Columbia's 27th Annual Food Bank Day and Open House. Share your spirit.

Highlights:

Piano players give back

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Indra Egan

Prince George piano teacher Lori Elder and one of her students, Indra Egan talk about using music to give back to the community.

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The Science of Santa

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Todd Whitcombe of UNBC


Todd Whitcombe is a professor in the University of Northern British Columbia's science department. He explains the physics behind Santa's magic.

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Francois Lake's Rachelle Van Zanten performs

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Rachelle Van Zanten with some Prince George fans.

Internationally-known slide guitarist Rachelle Van Zanten visits from her home in northwestern B.C. to perform in CBC's Prince George studio.

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Need for food banks in Prince George growing
Salvation Army Captain Neil Wilkinson speaks about the growing need for food banks in Prince George, and how his organization is trying to help people in need create five-year-plans for self-sufficiency.

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The Fugitives perform

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The Fugitives


Vancouver band the Fugitives speak about meeting moose in Smithers and play a song in CBC's Prince George studio.

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Rachelle Van Zanten teams up with Ben Elliot of the Fugitives

Rachelle Van Zanten and Ben Elliot team up for a performance.

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Rachelle Van Zanten performs "Take Me Back to Francois"

Rachelle Van Zanten plays Take Me Back to Francois at CBC Prince George from Andrew on Vimeo.

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