Com­mu­nity CAL­EN­DAR


Lethbridge Herald - - Health/lifestyles | Community Events -

• Do you, or some­one you know, have a gam­bling prob­lem which is caus­ing havoc in your life and re­la­tion­ships? If so, you’re wel­come to at­tend weekly meet­ings of Gam­blers Anony­mous, held Tues­days at 7 p.m. and Thurs­days at 6 p.m. at 408 13 St. N. (front en­trance). For more in­for­ma­tion call 403-331-0822.

• Coal­dale United Church Thrift Shop (2022 18 St.) is open each Thurs­day from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Our space has been re-ar­ranged to sup­port so­cial dis­tanc­ing. San­i­tiz­ing hands is re­quired, and wear­ing a mask (or other mouth and nose cover) is strongly rec­om­mended. We are lim­it­ing the num­ber of adult shop­pers in the hall area to 15 at any one time. For now, the only chil­dren al­lowed will be those in car­ri­ers or strollers. Most adult and youth cloth­ing at $2, chil­dren’s cloth­ing at $1 and baby at 50 cents. House­hold mis­cel­la­neous at rea­son­able prices. Cash only.

• Tom Price and band per­form ev­ery Satur­day (weather per­mit­ting) from about 5-7 p.m. on Tom’s drive­way at 6 Notre Dame Road W. Ev­ery­one is in­vited to bring a lawn chair and en­joy the mu­sic.

• Leth­bridge Arts Days re­turns Sept. 24-27 with a lineup fea­tur­ing vir­tual, out­doors and some in­door events to cel­e­brate the arts. Events in­clude the Al­lied Arts Coun­cil Artist Cabaret Sept.

24, to be streamed on AAC’s so­cial me­dia; On the Street: Per­form­ers in the Down­town Sept. 25-27; Gallery Stroll

Sept. 26, fea­tur­ing live poetry reads, mu­sic and artist-guided tours of down­town gal­leries (de­tails avail­able via so­cial me­dia); and Art Walk Sept.

25-26, a self-guided, walk­ing tour of arts venues, ex­hi­bi­tions, demon­stra­tions and public art through­out down­town Leth­bridge and be­yond. Pick up a pro­gram and map at the AAC of­fice and be­gin your walk. Col­lect 9 stamps as part of the Stamp & Stomp and be en­tered to win an orig­i­nal piece of art.

• The Feed Leth­bridge City-Wide Din­ner Party to sup­port lo­cal food banks will take place Sept. 25.

Com­mu­nity mem­bers are in­vited to host din­ner par­ties at their own lo­ca­tions with friends, fam­ily or co­work­ers. Din­ner pack­ages from Bavaru Cater­ing and Mocha Lo­cal, an on­line auc­tion (al­ready open) and 50/50 cash raf­fle tick­ets are avail­able at

www.feedleth­ Tune into your favourite lo­cal ra­dio sta­tions from 6-9 p.m. Sept. 25 for mu­sic and di­rec­tion to more Feed Leth­bridge Ac­tiv­i­ties.

• The Cana­dian Fall Fes­ti­val,a Cel­e­bra­tion for In­ter­na­tion­als, will be held Fri­day, Sept. 25 from 5:15-7 p.m. in the park­ing lot at the Evan­gel­i­cal Free Church, 4717 24 Ave. S. Come for a free live con­cert, games, pump­kin dec­o­rat­ing, and pou­tine tast­ing from a food truck. Bring your own lawn chairs or a blan­ket to sit on for this covid safe event. For more de­tails, call My­ron at the church of­fice (403-329-3125). All are wel­come.

• Leth­bridge Public Li­brary’s Read On Adult Lit­er­acy & Learn­ing needs adult vol­un­teers (18+) to tu­tor adult stu­dents. Tu­tors help adults im­prove their ba­sic skills to a Grade 9 level, or pre­pare for the Cana­dian Cit­i­zen­ship or lan­guage tests. Join us for on­line tu­tor train­ing Sept. 25 and Sept. 26. For more de­tails, please email: lit­er­a­cy­ser­ or call 403320-3133.

• Lo­cal au­thor Donna Clewes will be sell­ing her in­spir­ing mem­oir “Safe Be­hind the Lit­tle Water­fall” and her in­spi­ra­tional self-help book “The Mean­ing We Make of Our Lives”

Satur­day, Sept. 26 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Farm­ers’ Mar­ket at Leth­bridge Ex­hi­bi­tion Park.

• Coy­ote Flats Pi­o­neer Vil­lage will host its an­nual Trac­tor Pull Sept.

26 from 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. (weather per­mit­ting) at the west­ern her­itage mu­seum lo­cated 1.5 km south of Pic­ture Butte on the east side of Hwy. 843. $20 en­try fee for com­peti­tors; do­na­tions from spec­ta­tors wel­come. Lunch avail­able. Com­peti­tors, pre­reg­is­ter by email­ing agem­, phon­ing 403732-5451 or vis­it­ing the web­site www.coy­ote­ For more de­tails, see the Coy­ote Flats Pi­o­neer Vil­lage Face­book page.

• The Ar­chae­o­log­i­cal So­ci­ety of Alberta will hold its an­nual gen­eral

meet­ing Sept. 26 from 10-11:30 a.m. via Zoom video con­fer­enc­ing. Reg­is­tra­tion can be done through Eventbrite at­cha eo­log­i­cal-so­ci­ety-of-alberta-agmtick­ets-1156514475­93. The last day to reg­is­ter is Sept. 25 at 3 p.m.

• Ital­ian Cana­dian Club, 1511 St Ed­ward Blvd. N., will host a Park­ing Lot Party Sept. 26 from 3–8 p.m. with din­ner ser­vice start­ing at 4 p.m. Curb­side take-out only: 4–6 p.m. Fea­tur­ing chicken cac­cia­tore, Ital­ian sausage, po­lenta and coleslaw for $20. If weather does not co-op­er­ate, all meals will be served as curb­side take­out only. To book your seat (or take-out meal) call or text Chef Adam 403-3173977 to ar­range pay­ment and choose your dine-in or take-out op­tions. Pre­pay with cash, cheque or e-trans­fer to italian­club@hot­ be­fore Sept. 23.

• Chi­nook LifeCare As­so­ci­a­tion will be hold­ing its an­nual gen­eral meet­ing on Sept. 30 at 1 p.m. at Nord-Bridge Se­nior Cen­tre, 1904 13 Av. N., in the West Com­mu­nity Room and are ac­tively seek­ing vol­un­teers to serve as new board mem­bers. The as­so­ci­a­tion is invit­ing com­mu­nity mem­bers to join as vol­un­teer board mem­bers to help im­prove the as­so­ci­a­tion’s ser­vice to the se­nior pop­u­la­tion of south­ern Alberta. For ad­di­tional in­for­ma­tion please email chi­nook­life­ or call 403 320-1170.

• Leth­bridge Se­nior Cit­i­zens Or­ga­ni­za­tion will mark Na­tional Se­niors Day Oct. 1 with a Drive-Up Lunch Spe­cial at LSCO, fea­tur­ing a Chicken Cor­don Bleu din­ner and dessert for $10. Sched­uled pickup time be­tween 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at north­east door of LSCO (clos­est to the Ad­min­is­tra­tion Of­fice), 500 11 St. S. Must pre-or­der no later than 3 p.m. the day be­fore by call­ing 403-320-2222 (limit to first 75 or­ders). Pay­ment with Visa or Master­card at time of or­der or debit, Visa or Master­card at time of pickup. Cash ac­cepted if nec­es­sary.

• Nord-Bridge Se­niors Cen­tre will host a Drive-By Lun­cheon of Liver and Onions (pre-or­der only) for $10 in honor of Na­tional Se­niors Day, Oct. 1 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Pre-or­der by call­ing 403-329-3222.

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