October 5-6 — Lethbridge
Lethbridge Volkswagen Oktoberfest YQL is back for it's 5th year of great German Beer, great German Food and amazing entertainment. We have expanded to Exhibition Park this year to expand and grow the festival and are excited to turn the main pavilion into a Bier Haus. Make sure to get your early bird tickets: It is 5 dollars until July 1st and then 10 dollars until the festival and 20 at the door. Takes place at Exhibition Park. Check out www.eventbrite
October 13— Lethbridge
Strengthening Volunteer Boards: Would you like to enhance your skills as a Board Member? Volunteer Lethbridge, in partnership with the Board Development Program are offering a session that will equip you with tools to answer the questions you have about the role of a Board Member. The session will be held from8:30 am -4:30 p.m.) at the office of Volunteer Lethbridge. Cost to Volunteer Lethbridge members $25; non-members $35 (lunch included). To register contact Keith Nalder at 403-332-4320, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org Registration deadline is October 6.
October 16 — Taber
• All women are invited to a program and brunch Oct. 16 at 9:30 a.m. at Luigi’s Restaurant in Taber. Come and shop at a Fall Fair for crafts, baking, gifts and more. Also featuring soloist Dana Wall from Vauxhall, and inspirational speaker Elaine McDonald from Calgary, as she talks about “A Changed Life.” Cost is $15 per person. Reservations can be made by calling Jane at 403-2231435 or Sylvia at 403-416-5075, or email email@example.com. Cancellations necessary by noon Oct. 15. Sponsored by Taber Christian Women’s, affiliated with RSVP Ministries Canada.
October 20 — Coaldale
The Gem of the West Museum in Coaldale will hold its 23rd annual Wine and Cheese Auction fundraiser Oct. 20, featuring live and silent auctions, live music, and food from local restaurants. Tickets $25, contact the museum at 403-3451300 ex.1223 or firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
November 3 — Coaldale
The Gem of the West's annual Craft and Hobby Show is taking place November 3 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Admission by donation to the museum. Tables at this event are $20, please contact Myrna at 403345-4521 or email@example.com for info.
November 6— Lethbridge
Do you have an interest in improving the collection and use of data in the nonprofit sector? CCVO is convening a Stakeholder Roundtable for nonprofit professionals in Lethbridge to help determine sector priorities and develop a roadmap that will serve as a foundation for a provincial data strategy. This will be taking place November 6 from 1:30-4 p.m. at Volunteer Lethbridge. To register visit Eventbrite and search: Stakeholder Roundtable Lethbridge. For more information contact Diana at 403-332-4320 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
November 10 — Coutts
Coutts Christmas Market: call for vendors. Takes place in the gym of the historic Coutts School. Tables are $20 each. For more info, call Cindy Clarke at 687-762-0212or email email@example.com November 24-Coaldale COUNTRY XMAS NIGHT OF LIGHTS goes November 24. The Town of Coaldale is now organizing this event. For further information, please contact Cindy Hoffman, (403) 345-1324 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
December 7 — Coaldale
The Gem of the West Museum Society is pleased to be hosting the 23rd annual Carol Festival. Doors open 6:30 p.m., performance begins at 7 p.m. Come and enjoy the music of the season from talented local choirs, singers, and musicians! Admission by donation.
December 8 — Milk River
Community Christmas Party presented by the Town of Milk River. Get your tickets today and enjoy live entertainment by Milk River's own Border Bound, a catered meal by Laura Balog, and a cash bar operated by the Milk River fire department. Door prizes, 50/50, and the Ugly Christmas Sweater contest. Wear your ugliest Christmas sweater for a shot at winning a prize in the contest. The Christmas party takes place on Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Milk River Civic Centre. Doors open at 6 pm. dinner at 7 p.m, and the entertainment starts at 9 p.m. Tickets are $40 and available at the Milk River town office. All proceeds raised goes to ERHS and MRES. Bring a non-perishable food item for the TriCommunity Food Pantry. Open to town residents and surrounding communities. Must be 18+ to attend. For further information, contact 403647-3773.
December 21-January 2 — Coaldale
The Gem of the West Museum Society office will be closed from Dec. 21-January 2.