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Au­gust 9-Swift Cur­rent

Par­ents! Check out the ex­cit­ing chil­dren’s pro­grams we have go­ing on weekly at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library. On Fri­days at 10 a.m., have loads of fun at Baby Steps. At this pro­gram, chil­dren ages 3 and un­der will en­joy fin­ger rhymes and sing songs. Check out the events cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 9-11-Elk­wa­ter

Ea­gles Nest Ranch in­vites you to join them for the Big Fam­ily Cam­pout; a camp ex­pe­ri­ence for all ages to come to­gether to en­joy the beau­ti­ful outdoors and to con­nect with God and oth­ers. Satur­day’s ac­tiv­i­ties will in­clude zip lin­ing, rock climb­ing, archery and paint­ball (weather per­mit­ting). Their morn­ing and evening chapel times will be fea­tur­ing guest speak­ers Craig and Stephanie Hill from Imag­ine Church in Cal­gary, and wor­ship from ENR alumni Josh and Katie Lee Frey from Gate­way Fam­ily Church in Leduc.

Au­gust 10-Maple Creek

Maple Creek Mas­sacre De­mo­li­tion Derby: Back for the fourth year of de­mo­li­tion derby in Maple Creek, Sask. Driver’s will get to­gether for sev­eral heats of de­struc­tion with a stunt planned by the host be­tween heats. Be pre­pared for edge of your seat ac­tion for the MCM’s (Maple Creek Mas­sacre) first ever evening show. Gates will open at 5 p.m., Event starts at 6 p.m., and the event will be over for roughly 10 p.m.

Au­gust 10-11-Brooks

The Brooks Medieval Faire has been can­celled for 2019.

Au­gust 11-Swift Cur­rent

Join the Se­niors’ Games Drop-In ev­ery Sun­day from 1-4:30 p.m. at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library! Check out the events cat swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 12-Swift Cur­rent

Hey Maker Kids! If you’re be­tween ages 9-12 then come to the library on Mon­day, Au­gust 12 at 2 p.m. to have fun with ro­bots and elec­tron­ics! Have a blast play­ing with Sphero Bots, Minecraft Cod­ing, Green Screens, LED crafts, a Theremin, and so much more! Please reg­is­ter for this pro­gram! Check out the events at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 13-Swift Cur­rent

The Bridge & Whist Group meets at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library on Tues­days at 1 p.m. Come and join the fun! Check out the events cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 14-Swift Cur­rent

Chal­lenge your­self ! Come and learn to play Mahjong at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library ev­ery Wed­nes­day morn­ing at 10 a.m. Mahjong is a tile-based game that orig­i­nated in China. The game is played with a set of 144 tiles based on Chi­nese char­ac­ters and sym­bols and is sim­i­lar to the card game Rummy. This pro­gram is begin­ner friendly, but also fun for avid play­ers as well. Ev­ery­one is wel­come to join. Check out the events cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca

Au­gust 14-Swift Cur­rent

You know about Tues­day Story Time, but did you know about our Evening Story Time? Have fun with your fam­ily on Wed­nes­day evenings from 6:30-7 p.m. for crafts, sto­ries, songs, and a pup­pet play! Ages 2 – 9. Check out the events cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 15-Swift Cur­rent

HEY KIDS! Are you ready for a sum­mer of fun at the TD Sum­mer Read­ing Club?! Join us at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Kids be­tween ages 3-12 are el­i­gi­ble to join with some­thing fun for ev­ery age! There’s our sto­ry­time with a se­ries of pup­pet shows, crafts, and ex­cit­ing na­ture themes, and then we have Maker Kids with more ad­vanced projects and crafts. You won’t want to miss out! Please reg­is­ter for TD Sum­mer Read­ing Club. Check out the events cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 15-Swift Cur­rent

Have a blast play­ing crib­bage with the Crib­bage Group at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library on Thurs­days from 1-4 p.m. Whether you’ve played be­fore or are new to the game, come join us. Ev­ery­one is wel­come!

Au­gust 15-Saskatchew­an

Cul­ture Days An­i­ma­teurs, 2019 Fund­ing Op­por­tu­nity: SaskCul­ture is of­fer­ing the Cul­ture Days An­i­ma­teur Op­por­tu­nity to com­mu­ni­ties in Saskatchew­an that have not held an ac­tiv­ity/event be­fore or have only hosted an event once. Com­mu­ni­ties can ap­ply for fund­ing to have an An­i­ma­teur present a cul­tural ac­tiv­ity for their res­i­dents dur­ing Cul­ture Days, which takes place Sept. 27-29. Ap­pli­ca­tions are sub­mit­ted to the Dis­trict us­ing the form in the link but­ton be­low. Dead­line for ap­pli­ca­tions is Au­gust 15th. Give us a call if you have ques­tions. Maple Creek Pro­gram Of­fice, Anne Weis­ger­ber, Phone: 306-662-3242; Email: [email protected]­west. ca or Leader Pro­gram Of­fice, El­iz­a­beth Heat­coat, Phone: 306-628-1019; Email: el­iz­a­[email protected] gosouth­west.ca

Au­gust 16-Swift Cur­rent

Par­ents! Check out the ex­cit­ing chil­dren’s pro­grams we have go­ing on weekly at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library. On Fri­days at 10 a.m., have loads of fun at Baby Steps. At this pro­gram, chil­dren ages 3 and un­der will en­joy fin­ger rhymes and sing songs. Check out the events cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 17-18-Brooks

Brooks Corn Maze Open­ing Week­end: Join the Brooks Corn Maze for their open­ing week­end The maze will be open both Satur­day and Sun­day from 1

– 5 p.m. Other fun things to do in­clude pas­ture putt golf, the hu­man ham­ster, gi­ant ker­plunk, mag­netic fish­pond and train rides. Goats will be avail­able to pet and there will be in sea­son pro­duce for sale.Cost is $10 for adults (aged 13 and over), $6 for chil­dren (aged 5-12) and preschool­ers are free. You can also pur­chase a fam­ily pass for $30 and that in­cludes two adults and three chil­dren aged 5-12.

Au­gust 18-Swift Cur­rent

Do you en­joy play­ing games with oth­ers? Want to spend time at the library? Why not do both!? Join us for our Se­niors’ Games Drop-In ev­ery Sun­day from 1-4:30 p.m. at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library! Please check out the events at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 20-Swift Cur­rent

Do you en­joy a lively and en­gag­ing game of cards? We do too! The Bridge & Whist Group meets at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library on Tues­days at 1 p.m. Check out the cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 20-Swift Cur­rent

The New­comer Wel­come Cen­tre in­vites both new­com­ers and the gen­eral com­mu­nity to the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library ev­ery third Tues­day of the month from 2:30-5 p.m. to learn about com­mu­nity re­sources and in­for­ma­tion, new cul­tures, and mak­ing cross-cul­tural con­nec­tions. Also, put your name in for a draw and win a great prize! Check out the library pro­gram cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 21-Brooks

9th year for their Open House for Brooks & County Im­mi­gra­tion Ser­vices -BCIS (500 Cas­sils Rd E # 2, Brooks). It goes from 12-3:30 p.m.

Au­gust 21-Swift Cur­rent

Join the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library Book Club on Wed­nes­day at 4 p.m. to dis­cuss The Burgess Boys by El­iz­a­beth Strout. Ev­ery­one is wel­come! Check the events cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 21-Swift Cur­rent

Chal­lenge your­self ! Come and learn to play Mahjong at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library ev­ery Wed­nes­day morn­ing at 10 a.m. Mahjong is a tile-based game that orig­i­nated in China. The game is played with a set of 144 tiles based on Chi­nese char­ac­ters and sym­bols and is sim­i­lar to the card game Rummy. This pro­gram is begin­ner friendly, but also fun for avid play­ers as well. Ev­ery­one is wel­come to join. For more in­for­ma­tion call the library at 306-778-2752 or check out the events cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca

Au­gust 21-Swift Cur­rent

Join our Knit & Cro­chet Group ev­ery first and third Wed­nes­day at 1 p.m at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library. Drop in with your favourite cre­ation! We love new ideas, show and tell, good coffee, and great com­pany. Check out the events cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 22-Swift Cur­rent

Have a blast play­ing crib­bage with the Crib­bage Group at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library on Thurs­days from 1-4 p.m. Whether you’ve played be­fore or are new to the game, come join us. Ev­ery­one is wel­come!

Au­gust 23-Brooks

Sign up to­day for the 19th An­nual String & Wing Char­ity Golf Tour­na­ment at the Brooks Golf Course. Pro­ceeds from this year’s event will to to Jump­start and the Brooks An­i­mal Pro­tec­tion So­ci­ety. Over $175,000 have been raised for lo­cal char­i­ties to date! $125/per­son if cart rental is re­quired or $100/ per­son if you have your own cart. En­try in­cludes break­fast and a smoked prime rib dinner at the Her­itage Inn, lunch on the course, hole and team prizes, Hole in One for cash and more!Team scram­ble for­mat. En­ter as a team or as a sin­gle. Or­ga­nized by the Her­itage Inn & Con­ven­tion Cen­tre. Please call (403) 362-6666 and see http:// her­itageinn.net/lo­ca­tions/ brooks-ab/home

Au­gust 25-Swift Cur­rent

Join us for the Se­niors’ Games Drop-In ev­ery Sun­day from 1-4:30 p.m. at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library! Check out the events cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca.

Au­gust 27-Swift Cur­rent

Do you en­joy a lively and en­gag­ing game of cards? We do too! The Bridge & Whist Group meets at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library on Tues­days at 1 p.m. Come and join the fun!

Au­gust 28-Swift Cur­rent

Chal­lenge your­self ! Come and learn to play Mahjong at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library ev­ery Wed­nes­day morn­ing at 10 a.m. Mahjong is a tile-based game that orig­i­nated in China. The game is played with a set of 144 tiles based on Chi­nese char­ac­ters and sym­bols and is sim­i­lar to the card game Rummy. This pro­gram is begin­ner friendly, but also fun for avid play­ers as well. Ev­ery­one is wel­come to join. Check out the events cal­en­dar at swiftcur­rentli­brary.ca

Au­gust 29-Swift Cur­rent

Have a blast play­ing crib­bage with the Crib­bage Group at the Swift Cur­rent Branch Library on Thurs­days from 1-4 p.m. Whether you’ve played be­fore or are new, come join us.

Au­gust 30-Brooks

Brooks Town Cen­tre Cus­tomer Ap­pre­ci­a­tion BBQ – 25th An­niver­sary: Join us for a cus­tomer ap­pre­ci­a­tion bar­be­cue to cel­e­brate our 25th an­niver­sary at Veter­ans Cen­ten­nial Park, which is lo­cated right next to City Hall. The over 70 busi­nesses in Brooks Town Cen­tre would like to thank our many cus­tomers for their sup­port. Please join us for an evening of fun and en­ter­tain­ment. This event is FREE and ev­ery­one is wel­come! There will be food, mu­sic, bouncy cas­tle and more. Spon­sored by Brooks Town Cen­tre Revitaliza­tion Zone.

Septem­ber 6-7-Brooks

Brooks Show n’ Shine takes place at Cen­ten­nial Re­gional Arena (144071 Sil­ver Sage Road). A two day show that in­cludes a show and shine, a cruise night, live mu­sic, door prizes, ven­dors, rear wheel dyno and more! New this year, on Fri­day night there will be a Drive-In Theatre (weather per­mit­ting)! Cruise night will take place at 6 p.m. Show n’ Shine and other events will take place on Satur­day, Sept. 7 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. The event is brought to you by the Brooks Street Rod club.

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