Greetings & Salutations! Here’s what’s new this week in the Standard Community…
Join special guests, Arosha Red Crow and Tiahna Eagle Rib, from Siksika Nation as they bring their culture in crafts and activities to the Standard Municipal Library on Saturday, August 5, at 11 am. Admission and participation is free, call 403 644 3995 to register.
Are you 50 + and needing to get into Calgary? The senior’s center organizes trips into Calgary for shopping or appointments. The next trip in is on Tuesday, August 8 and the destination is the North Hill Mall. Here are the particulars; your care assistant is welcome to join you, sign up is at the senior’s center by noon the Friday before departure, membership is not required, bus departs from Standard at 8:15 am and leaves Calgary at 3 pm. Please contact Joan at 403 644 3860 for further information.
The Standard Municipal Library presents, Story & Circle Time with Miss Erin. Every Wednesday from 10:15 – 11 am, enjoy weekly activities with your children or grandchildren. Programs include rhymes, activities, stories & snacks. Library membership not required, but as always encouraged!
Wheatland Further Education Society is offering a Home Alone Plus Emergency First Aid course in Standard at the Standard Municipal Library. On Wednesday, August 16 from 10 – 2 pm, this fun and active course will help prepare kids aged 10 and up to be at home alone and how to respond to medical emergencies. Students will be required to take a test to complete the program and receive their wallet size completion card. Registration must be prepaid. For further information please call 403 934 5785.
A message from the Village of Standard…
Due to the current dry conditions, the Village of Standard and Wheatland County have issued a FIRE BAN effective immediately. The only exception to this ban is gas or propane stoves/propane fire pits and barbecues that are CSA approved or UL certified, Catalytic or infraredstyle heaters. No Recreational Fires!
This is Adreena reporting for the Village of Standard. Please submit newz items to the standardnewz@ gmail.com or phone 403644-3995 or stop in at the library. Have a great week friends!!!