There will be a Zumba class offered at the Rockyford Fitness Club from Monday, February 13 to Monday, March 13 6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. To register, please call Frances at 934-4343 or Cathy 533-3860.
The next “Soup Day” at the Friendship Centre will take place on Wednesday, February 8 from noon - 1 p.m. There will be soup, buns, dessert, tea/coffee. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Birthday greetings to those of you celebrating this week are sent to; Sandy Garriott, Darren Newell, Matthew Geeraert, Jennifer Geeraert, Dale Fraser, Megan Sharpley, Glenn Koester, Lexi Kathol, Natasha Koester, Angie Bergnach (Happy ?0) and Jace Munchrath. Happy Anniversary to; Gerald and Dorothy Geeraert, Ernest and Joyce Walker and to anyone else celebrating a special occasion this week.
Congratulations to the Rockyford Roughnecks PeeWee hockey team on winning the silver medal at the Bowden tournament this past weekend. Way to go everyone!
Congratulations is also sent out to the Rockyford Ringers U12 Ringette team who participated in the “Ringette Scores on Cancer” tournament in Edmonton. Great job girls!
The next Paint Night in the Village will be on Wednesday, February 22, at 7:00 p.m. The registration fee covers instruction and all supplies. Space is limited to 12, so register early by contacting Rockyford Library at 403 533 3964.
Learn how not to get caught up in the many forms of fraud and identity theft on the internet. Find out how to keep your private information safe online. Join us at the Rockyford Library on Thursday, February 2 at 2:00 for a video-conference about Data and Internet Safety. This is a free event and open to anyone in the community.
The travelling art exhibition is back at Rockford Library until February 22. When We Were Young features the work of five female artists from Medicine Hat. The works explore the innocence and joy of childhood, relationships with siblings, and the unexpected and sometimes traumatic experiences of youth. The exhibition is courtesy of the Esplanade Arts and Heritage Centre, and the Alberta Foundation for the Arts.
Calling all photographers! Join Rockyford Library for a free photography workshop on February 11 from 10:30 ‘til 2:30. The photography lighting workshop is facilitated by Medicine Hat native, Kat Valenzuela, courtesy of the Alberta Foundation for the Arts and the Esplanade Arts and Heritage Centre in Medicine Hat. Registration is required and is open to ages 16+. Call Rockyford Library for additional information and to register at 403 533 3964.
Sign up for the Drum Circle at the Rockyford Library, February 21, from 7:00 until 8:00 p.m. Enjoy this unique opportunity to experiment with different drums and percussion instruments, and play with rhythm. This event is free and open to all ages but does require pre-registration.
If you have any news, sports or events you would like to see in this column, please give me a call at 533-3930 or send me an email to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday afternoon. Have a great week everybody, and enjoy the great weather!