The Rockyford Friendship Center would like to extend their thanks to everyone who volunteered at the Century Casino in Calgary recently. It was very much appreciated.
Birthday greetings to those of you celebrating this week are sent to; Carol Munchrath, Megan Koester, Leah Smith, Merle Marshman and Gary Geeraert. Happy Anniversary to; Howard and Karen Roppel and to anyone else celebrating a special occasion this week.
The Lions “Bull-a-Rama” will take place at the rodeo grounds on Friday, June 30. Things get started with a beef on a bun supper at 6 p.m., bull riding at 8 p.m., followed by a spectacular fireworks display to Celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday at 11 p.m. It’s sure to be a fun-filled evening for the whole family.
If your child plans on playing Ringette or hockey in Rockyford this upcoming season, please get them registered by June 30. Go to RMHRA. com and fill out the appropriate registration form. This applies to coaches as well. If you are wanting to coach a team this season, please fill out the coaching application on the website. Thanks everyone.
Drop in for Toddlin’ Time every Wednesday at Rockyford Library from 1:00 p.m. ‘til 2:30 p.m.
The Alberta Foundation for the Arts Travelling Exhibition is back by popular demand! Stop by Rockyford Library from June 21 to July 19 to view renowned artist Dan Hudson’s collection, 1.6 Million Miles a Day. The collection allows viewers to contemplate memory, time, and everyday life.
Registration for Rockyford Library’s annual drama camp is now open! This popular event runs from July 3 – 7; open to ages 4 to 18. This fun summer camp is presented by Calgary Young People’s Theatre and is a great opportunity for kids to enjoy a safe and creative space to freely express themselves and their ideas. Contact Rockyford Library at 403 533 3964 to register and for more information.
The Rockyford Library Photography Club’s next meeting is on Thursday, June 29, at 6:30 p.m. Join this small but friendly group to share and discuss photos, techniques, and chat with other like-minded photographers. Free to attend, and please bring photos on a USB stick if you wish to show them.
The Teen Summer Library Experience starts up again on June 26. Teens, win weekly prizes and subscribe to win the grand prize! Visit teensBOOKingit.com for full details.
If you have any news or events you would like to see in this column, please give me a call at 533-3930 or send an email to wtclyne@rockyford. ca by Friday afternoon.
Have a great week everybody and Happy Summer.