A reminder the Hussar flu clinic will be held November 1 from 11:30 a.m.- 3 p.m. at the Sundowner’s Seniors Centre. Please bring your Alberta Health card for this free service.
The Hussar Ladies Silver and Gold Gala will be held Saturday, November 3. Please call Kristin at (403)901-3112 for more information- this special evening is always enjoyed by area ladies.
The Stitch and Chat ladies are once again collecting purses and personal items to pack these purses with, to donate to the Crisis Centre in Strathmore. Thanks to Joni Hobson for donating some purses and items already but the ladies are looking for additional items including more purses, and personal care products. Anyone wanting to contribute may contact members for pick up or drop them at the Sundowner’s Centre. The ladies would appreciate donations being given prior to December 10.
Donations of winter wear are now being collected at several locations within the County. Items may be dropped at the Wheatland County office. Children’s and adult sizes are needed. Anyone requiring these items is asked to call Carolyn at (403) 934-5335 to arrange for pickup.
Hussar’s Senior’s Centre is hosting 6 sessions of “chair” yoga classes on Monday’s beginning at 1:00 p.m. Classes began October 15 and will run until November 19.
The Hussar Library Board hosted an information evening at the Sundowner’s on October 25. A representative from Marigold Library headquarters was on hand to help patrons learn how to access their many services.
Kay, Don Fraser. Marvin and Cheryl Fisher attended a musical evening at Chestermere Community centre and would recommend the “Louisiana Hayride” performance to all.
Deadline for ordering Purdy’s chocolates in support of the Skating Club fundraiser are paper copies November 14, online orders November 20. Please contact any skating family or Paige Severtson (403) 787-3337 to place an order.
Thank you to the community calendar committee of the skating club for continuing this fundraiser and service to all. Contact Janell Holm or your canvasser if you have not received your calendar yet.
Congratulations to Kirk Sproule and Carmelle Hopaluk who were married on October 19 at Tofino, BC. The ceremony took place at the Tofino Botanical Gardens and a wedding reception was held at the Wickaninnish Inn overlooking the ocean. There were 22 guests who travelled to Tofino and enjoyed beautiful weather while there. Sproule guests included Jared, Kelsey, Eliza, Quinn and Hailee, Moira, Judy and Lois and Ed Reiffenstein. Unfortunately Gary was unable to attend because of the late harvest. Carmelle’s parents Gary and Chere, two sisters and families and close friend Melissa all from Calgary spent 5 days at Tofino for the wedding also.
Best wishes to Kirk and Carmelle from the Hussar community for a happy married life.
Linda Seeley enjoyed a week long birthday celebration last week. On October 21, she and Krista Sandum and Pam Seeley flew to Arizona for a four day girl’s trip along with friends Dusty Munchrath, Courtney Helfrich and Myrna Lea Stewart. They stayed at Johnson Ranch and filled their days with hiking, golfing, shopping and relaxing by the pool. Many of Linda’s family and friends met at Origin Malt in Strathmore on October 27 to continue her birthday celebrations.
News reporters for the month of November are Kristen Anderson and Wendy Kaiser.