The Rockyford Friendship Center will be having their next “Soup Day” on Wednesday, October 12 starting at noon. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Birthday greetings to those of you celebrating this week are sent to; Vicky Cook, Trevor Muenchrath, Daren Caplette and Tyler Gerritsen. Happy Anniversary to; Bonnie Lintick and Wayne Sherman, Ian and Natasha Koester, Ward and Kim Drydale, Bradie and Dan Munro and to anyone else celebrating a special occasion this week.
The Rockyford arena should be ready for action the week of October 11. Good luck to all our home teams this season.
Tuesday, October 11 at 9:45 a.m. is the 4th week at the Rockyford Library for Play & Learn for moms and children ages 0 to 5 years old. Come and chat with Sandra, a speech pathologist, at this free event.
The second Rockyford Library Paint Night in the Village is Thursday, October 20 from 7 to 9 p.m. The registration fee covers instruction and all supplies. Space is limited to 12, so register quick! Please note that this is an adults only event.
Do your children also want to paint? Then good news! Rockyford Library is hosting a paint session just for them. Kids Can Paint is for children ages 7 to 16. The event will run from 10 to noon on Saturday, October 22. The registration fee covers instruction and all supplies. Space is limited to 12, so register early!
November is National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo. Writers around the world, and of all ages, are encouraged to write towards completing a novel. Interested? Then stop by the Three Hills Municipal Library for the Pre-NaNo Meet & Greet on Thursday, October 13 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Please bring a dessert. Writing sessions begin on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in November starting with Drumheller Library on November 5, Rockyford Library on November 19, and Three Hills Library on November 26. Celebrate the end (or close to) of your novel with the wrap-up party at Drumheller Library on Saturday, December 3 at 2 p.m. Please bring a dip.
Elaina Geeraert brings a jewellery making class to the Rockyford Library on Thursday, October 27 from 7 to 9 p.m. Create your own tree of life pendant and decorate it as simply or as complicated as you like. Registration is open to participants 15 years and up. Registration includes instruction and cost of supplies. Space is limited to 10, so register early. Visit the online calendar at rockyfordlibrary.ca and click on Thursday, October 27 to see pendant examples - they’ll warm your heart.
If you have any news or events you would to see in this column, please give me a call at 533-3930 or you can send me an email to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday afternoon. Have a Happy Thanksgiving long weekend with family and friends everybody! The St. Anthony‘s Christian Fellowship Award is presented to one student from each division who has demonstrated willingness to participate in religious activities, have attained outstanding grades in religion class and who has displayed Christian Fellowship to their peers. The Division 2 recipient Charmine Ederosas, right, is presented the award by Principal JoAnne Akerboom. The St. Anthony‘s Christian Fellowship Award is presented to one student from each division who has demonstrated willingness to participate in religious activities, has attained outstanding grades in religion class and who has displayed Christian Fellowship to their peers. Principal JoAnne Akerboom, right, presents the awards to Inocencio Felisilda, accepting for Veronica Felisilda, left, and Jerizza de Guzman.