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.