Greetings & Salutations! Here’s what’s new this week in the Standard Community…
On Wednesdays the Standard Municipal Library offers great programs such as, “Minute 2 Win It”, where kids age 9 & up complete challenges in a minute or less and win candy; “Tween Time”, for kids age 10 & up to do different activities or crafts, and “Kidz Can Cook” with Animated Books. Stop in and pick up your free fridge calendar so you never miss another fun event. Library membership not required, but as always, encouraged.
Necia’s Notables and Salvage Barn are hosting a DIY Night Out, on Monday, March 13 from 7 – 9 pm. You will be able to create your own 7” x 32” wall hook board. You can choose open stencil or reverse stencil, a choice of designs, individual paint for each participant (one color), you pick your colors, you choose your hooks. Accent colors provided by the instructor. To register please contact, Kim at www.neciasnotables.com or Face Book, Stephanie at the Salvage Barn.
A friendly reminder for Seniors to Save The Date! The annual St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon hosted by the Standard Lionettes will be held on, Friday, March 17 at noon. Enjoy an afternoon with good friends and good food. An auction will follow and all proceeds will go to the Palliative Care Cen- ter. RSVP to Dawn Faubion at 403-644-3927. And may the luck of the Irish be with you!
On-going at the Nazareth Lutheran Church, youth are collecting refundable recycling to assist in fundraising for their 2018 CLAY trip. Donations can be left in the garage of the parsonage or you can contact Rich at 403-6433848 for pickup. The congregation is also collecting items for the Mustard Seed Church. Let’s pack Pastor Dyanna’s car and make a difference for our neighbors in need! Items needed are toiletries, new socks, gently used and clean clothing and gifts of money. Your donations are greatly appreciated.
This is Adreena reporting for the Village of Standard. Please submit newz items to the standardnewz@gmail. com, phone 403-644-3995 or stop in at the library. Have a great week friends!!!