Delia Senior News
What wonderful weather we are having (except for those odd windy days) and the robins are back!
We waited a long time for Spring! Let’s get outdoors and enjoy it!
It’s Party Time at the Drop In Centre on Wednesday, April 13, when Lisa and Elsie will host the birthday party for members and guests who have birthdays in April. Always a fun time with dessert, bingo prizes and a door prize. It doesn’t matter if your birthday isn’t in April – just come down to the Centre for a fun afternoon. The general meeting at the Drop In follows closely, on Thursday, April 14 at 10 a.m. Come hear what is going on at the Drop In!
Have you got your tickets for the Community Centre fundraiser? – Brent Butt, noted Canadian comedian of Corner Gas fame, will entertain at the Delia Community Centre on April 16. Doors open at 5, dinner is served at 6 and the show begins at 8. Tickets are available at the Delia Mountain View Credit Union
Be sure to attend the celebration of Queen Elizabeth’s 90th birthday! This event, hosted by the Delia Historical Society, will take place at the Delia Drop In Centre on Thursday, April 21, from 2 to 4 p.m. Everyone welcome. By the way – is it proper to say “Hail to the Queen” when she is reigning??? Wear your best hat –there will be a contest. Donations at the door.
The Dream Team Travel Group are hosting a Hypnotist Event on Saturday, April 30, complete with ham supper, silent auction and door prizes. Call the school or any member of the dream team for specific information.
The Delia Library will hold their annual general meeting on Tuesday night, April 19, at 7 p.m., at the library.
The Scholastic Book Fair is happening at the Delia Library April 12-20. Family Event night will be Monday, April 18 from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. You could win $25 in books for your home library and $25 for your classroom.
Join Mrs. Hunter at the li- brary on April 21 from 12 –12:30 to make a variety of Spring Crafts.
Clayton Herzog has a birthday on the 12th, Joan Morrison on the 13th, and Eva Nielsen on the 14th.
Happy Birthday to both Eric Andersen and Lisa Doktorchik who celebrate a birthday on the 16th of April.
Margaret Jarvis, wife of Glen Jarvis, a former pastor of the Delia United Church, celebrated her birthday in Newfoundland last Friday. Margaret is a special lady, she is fondly remembered by many Delia residents who resided here during Glen’s tenure.
Remember to start gathering donations for the Delia Library’s 5th annual garage sale, which will be on May 28, 2016 from 9 to 2. Items can be dropped off two weeks before the sale.
Women who play with fire prefer men with money to burn.