Sincere condolences from our community is sent to Lorrie and Matthew Geeaert on the passing of Dale. Our thoughts and prayer’s are with you and your family. Dale’s funeral was held at St. Rita’s Church on November 28.
Birthday greetings to those of you celebrating this week are sent to; Samantha Munro, Nora Muenchrath, Parker Henke, Teia Dahm and Pat Cammaert. Happy Anniversary to; Kelly and Nora Muenchrath, Mary-Jo and Erwin Hoelscher, Richard and Chiri Koester and to anyone else celebrating a special occasion this week.
Congratulations to the Rockyford Ringers U10 team who won their home tournament this past weekend. Excellent job girls! Special thanks to the coaching staff, parents and all the fans that were there to cheer them all on.
The Rockyford Frienship Centre will be hosting a Christmas Tea on Saturday, December 3 from 2-4 p.m. There will be a craft and bake table, a silent auction and entertainment. Everyone is welcome to attend.
The Christmas Flower Arranging course is being held on Wednesday, December 7 from 1-3 p.m. To register for this, please give Gail a call at 403-533-2411. The next “Soup Day” at the Friendship Centre is Wednesday, December 14 between noon and 1 p.m. They will be offer- ing homemade soup, dessert, tea and coffee.
The Hope Bridges clay workshop scheduled for November 30 has been postponed; date TBC. But the clay workshop scheduled for December 14 is going ahead at Rockyford Library from 4:30 ‘til 6:30 p.m. Call Hope Bridges at 403-983-3640 to register.
Paint a snowman without getting cold at Paint Night in the Village on Thursday, December 1, from 7 ‘til 9 p.m. Open to ages 16+. Whether you’re a beginner or developing your painting skills, this is a fun night for everyone. Call Rockyford Library at 403-533-3964 to register.
Make your own salt scrub in a decorative jar at Craft buns, and Connect. All ages are welcome to this free event on December 6, from 1:00 ‘til 2:30 p.m., at the Rockyford Library. Pre-register by calling Natasha (Bridging the Gap) at 403-361-7216 or Rockyford Library. Space is limited.
Go green upcycling with this fun recycling workshop provided by Hope Bridges. Create a Christmas mobile out of books and magazines at Rockyford Library on December 7, from 7 ‘til 9 p.m. Register by December 1 with Trisha Nelson (Hope Bridges) at 403-983-3640.
If you have any news, sports or events you would like to see in this column, please give me a call at 403533-3930 or send me an email to wtclyne@rockyford. ca by Friday afternoon.
Have a great week everybody!