Delia Senior News
After a week of hot drying winds, there are storm clouds in the western sky tonight, and distant thunder. Hopefully it will bring some badly needed moisture to the prairie. Our prayers are for rain in Fort McMurray, such a tragic time for that city, one cannot imagine the devastation.
Hope everyone enjoyed a perfect Mother’s Day spent with family or friends. Charlie Thompson celebrated his 90th birthday on Mother’s Day with an open house at the Delia Drop In Centre. Charlie’s birthday actually was on Saturday when he spent the day playing baseball with family members. What a great way to age gracefully! What are you planning to do for your 100th birthday, Charlie??
The general meeting at the Delia Drop In Centre will happen on Thursday morning, May 12, at 10 o’clock. Come see what is happening at the Drop In. On Thursday May 19, representatives from the provincial Council of Aging will be at the Drop In Centre for a presentation and to answer questions and concerns. Be sure to attend. This is also the day of the Pot Luck Lunch at noon, so come for the presentation and stay for lunch.
Both the DVD movie night and the Crib Tournament at the Drop In Centre have been cancelled until later in the fall.
Delia welcomes the Dwarika family to Delia, Pastor Noel is the new pastor at the Delia Christian Fellowship Church. Noel and his wife, Melanie, have 3 beautiful children, a girl and 2 boys. We wish them a long and happy stay in our little village.
On Tuesday, May 17, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. the library is presenting Balancing Hormones from a Naturopathic Perspective - VC - in a presentation by Dr. Marianne Trevorrow, Naturopathic Doctor.
Please call the library to register for a spot. Free.
On Thursday May 19 from 7-8 p.m. there is an Introduction to Yoga Key Poses -VC – free at the library.
The library will be closed on Monday, May 23, 2016 for Victoria Day.
Remember the Library Annual Garage Sale on Saturday, May 28, from 9 to 1. Call Judy at 403 364 2802 for more information. Donated items can be dropped off two weeks before the sale.
Happy Birthday greetings this week to Heather Van Horne and Heidi Peterson who share a birthday on the 15th of May. Happy Birthday to Hughy Macdonald on the 12th, to Shirley Friedley, as well as Tanner and Tyler Friedley, who all have birthdays on the 20th, and to George Humphrey on the 22nd. Enjoy your special day!
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