Mun­son Mail

The Drumheller Mail - - DRUMHELLERWORKS.COM - Becky Kowalchuk 403-823-9264

A sure sign of spring is the pairs of geese sit­ting high atop the lit­tle hills in the val­ley. It makes you smile to see them back.

Lucky win­ner of the Mun­son 300 Raf­fle Draw on April 1 was Ja­son White. I think you might have to take your mom out for sup­per Ja­son. Con­grat­u­la­tions and thank you for buy­ing a ticket.

Plan­ning has come to­gether for the Gar­den­ing Work­shop and Tradeshow pre­sented by Star­land County on April 8 at the Mun­son Hall. Speak­ers in­clude Donna Balzer co-host of HGTVs Bugs and Blooms, and CBC Ra­dio Host and Cal­gary Her­ald gar­den- ing colum­nist; and Dr. Ken Fry co­or­di­na­tor for Hor­ti­cul­ture En­to­mol­ogy in­struc­tor at Olds Col­lege, co-au­thor of “Gar­den Bugs of Al­berta”. Top­ics in­clude: dis­ease and pest man­age­ment and shel­ter­belt tree place­ment. There will be a hands-on ac­tiv­ity: grow your own mush­rooms. The event starts at 8:00 am – 9:00 am with a trade show, 9:30-3:30 is the work­shop. Tick­ets are $25 and lunch is in­cluded. To regis­ter please call Star­land County at 403-7723793. Spots are fill­ing fast.

If we get some rain be­fore Satur­day be aware that the park­ing lot could be very muddy.

Don’t for­get to mark on your calendar the Mor­rin Lions Easter Ham Bingo on Wed­nes­day, April 12.

The Lions big 25 year cel­e­bra­tion is on Satur­day, April 8 at 7:30. There will be dis­plays, music and treats. Tick­ets are avail­able from the Lions mem­bers and at Moun­tain View Credit Union. The Lions look for­ward to sup­port­ing the sur­round­ing com­mu­ni­ties for years to come. Thank you to the Lions for all they have done for our com­mu­ni­ties over the last 25 years.

The Rum­sey Spring Fling and Dessert Auc­tion will take place on April 15. This is al­ways a fun event with a great meal and fun dessert auc­tion. How much would you pay for a puffed wheat cake??

We are so happy to hear that Kerry Sharpe is re­cov­er­ing at home af­ter his farm equip­ment ac­ci­dent. Look­ing for­ward to see­ing your smil­ing face and lis­ten­ing to your quick wit. Take it easy for a bit.

The 4H Multi Club is do­ing an elec­tron­ics, bot­tles and bat­ter­ies drive on April 22. This is a great way to get rid of those old elec­tron­ics clut­ter­ing up your space. Please give Me­lanie a call at 403772-0000 for in­for­ma­tion.

The Mun­son and Area Com­mu­nity As­so­ci­a­tion is host­ing a com­mu­nity garage sale on April 29. You can rent a ta­ble and bring your stuff in for the day. It feels good to pass along those gen­tly used items to those who can use them more than us. If you have any ques­tions please give Terra a call at 403-823-4510.

Be safe, be kind, have a good week and hug the ones you love.

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