The St. Rita’s Turkey Supper and Bazaar will take place on Friday, November 3, from 5-7 p.m. at the Rockyford Community Centre. Along with the delicious meal, there will be a cash raffle, a fish pond for the kids and a craft/bake table. It’s a fun filled event for the entire family. Please mark your calendars.
The Curling Club’s Oyster and Ham Supper will be on Friday, October 20 from 5:30 - 7p.m. at the Community Centre. Their Annual General Meeting will follow supper. Everyone is welcome to attend and new members are needed.
Soup Day at the Friendship Centre is Wednesday, October 11 from noon to 1 p.m. Soup, buns, dessert and tea/coffee.
The Foot Nurse will be at the Friendship Centre on Friday, October 27. To book an appointment, please give Gail a call at 533-2411. Rockyford United Church celebrates 95 years in the community. You are invited to celebrate on Sunday, October 22. Worship Service is at 10:30 a.m. with a luncheon to follow. If you are planning to join in for lunch, please call Gail at 533-2411 or Karen 533-2208. Everyone is most welcome to attend.
Birthday greetings to those of you celebrating this week are sent to; Keira Brown, Tyler Gerritsen, Josh Engelhardt, Ron Kathol and Leah Dahm. Happy Anniversary to; Bradie and Dan Munro, Keira and Steven Brown, Allan and Carol Munchrath, Ron and Launette Kathol, Jim and Rhonda Koester and to anyone else celebrating a special occasion this week.
Let’s Grow Together! at the Rockyford Library on Friday, October 13, from 10:00 until
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The Photography Group is meeting at the Rockyford Library on Wednesday, October 11, at 6:30. If you have an interest in improving your photography skills, why not drop in and check it out?
Paint Night in the Village celebrates the upcoming Hallowe’en night on Wednesday, October 25, beginning at 7:00 p.m. We have a particularly fun acrylic project for all skill levels. Visit the library to see a copy of what you can create. Instruction and all supplies are included in registration. Register at the Rockyford Library before 8:00 p.m., October 19, as special canvasses must be purchased for this session.
Time is running out to register for Wheatland Further Education’s program, Home Device Security (October 19 & 26), at the Rockyford Library. Call WFES at (403) 934-5785 for further information and to register. And while you’re at it, maybe register for Backups and Cloud Storage Options also coming to the library on November 9.
There is a special Meet ‘N’ Greet for anyone interested in participating in this year’s NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) this November. Join us at the Rosebud Country Inn Pie Shoppe on Saturday, October 21, from 2:30 until 4:00 p.m. Meet other returning, new, and “on the fence” writers who are planning to take on the magically mad challenge that is NaNoWriMo. Contact Rockyford Library to learn more 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!