Delia Senior News
Are you ready for Christmas? It’s only a few weeks away now, guess it will come whether we are ready or not. Lots of Christmas parties going on in the area now, it really is a jolly time of year.
Our Village is sorry to learn that Pastor Noel Dwarika and his family have chosen to leave Delia and the DCF Church, this is a disappointment to Delia, as well as the church, but we must respect their decision to move on to new achievements. We ask God’s blessing on their new endeavors.
The Endiang floor curling club held their Christmas Party last Monday with a good attendance of floor curlers,past and present. A delicious dinner of baked ham, scalloped potatoes and all the trimmings was enjoyed by all, followed by a fun spirited Chinese gift exchange, and a few curling games. Endiang hospitality can’t be beat and is well known throughout the region. Thanks for the good times Endiang, plus all the good memories.
The general meeting of the Delia Drop In Centre was held on Thursday when general business matters were discussed. It was decided to hold the annual meeting of the Drop In Centre on Thursday, February 9, 2017. Mark it on your calendar, come to the meeting and give us your feedback.
Remember the Ag Society annual general meeting on Wednesday, December 14, at 7 p.m., in the Delia Community Hall.
Be sure to come to the Delia Drop In Centre Christmas Party on Thursday, December 15. Come enjoy a real old fashioned Christmas dinner with turkey and all the trimmings. Everyone welcome, come and bring a friend. Enjoy dinner, entertainment, and visiting with your neighbors. If you joined the secret pal gift exchange, secret pals will be revealed and new names drawn at this time.
Alert for parents and grandparents: Grades 1 and 2 will be at the Drop In Centre on Tuesday morning, December 20, to entertain the members with Christmas skits and music. Come and watch the children as they perform.
Remember the used book sale at the Delia Library from December 12 to 22, during public library hours. This is the perfect opportunity to stock up on some winter reading. Tables will be set up with numerous books for sale. Come early and scoop up some great bargains. The library will be closed from December 24, 2016 to January 6, 2017, so stock up on your reading material now.
The Delia Arena will be hosting a New Year’s Eve party again this year, at 7 p.m., on New Year’s Eve. Coffee, hot chocolate and juice will be provided. Feel free to bring snacks for your family if you wish. Come to skate or just to visit.
Happy Birthday to Betty Olmstead on December 16, have an awesome day, Betty.
Never be afraid to try something new. Remember the ark was built by a lone amateur, a large group of professionals built the Titanic.