The Rockyford Arena will be opening this week for the 2019/2020 hockey and ringette season. Good luck to all our teams this year.
Soup Day at the Friendship Centre will take place on Wednesday, October 9 starting at noon. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Birthday greetings to those of you celebrating this week are sent to; Trevor Muenchrath, Josh Engelhardt, Ron Kathol and Leah Dahm. Happy Anniversary to; Ian and Natasha Koester, Kim and Ward Drydale, Bradie and Dan Munro, Glenn and Donna Carlson, Allan and Carol Munchrath, Ron and Launette Kathol, Jim and Rhonda Koester and anyone else celebrating a special occasion this week.
Parents and caregivers of children 0-6 years are invited to attend Parent Link at the Rockyford Library on Wednesdays between 1-2:45 p.m. through the month of October. Each week will offer organized play for children and opportunities for adults to connect with each other as well as specialists including speech pathologists, dietitians, and mental health experts. Please register with Strathmore Parent Link (403) 9830076 or the library at (403) 533-3964.
Adult paint night at the Rockyford Library is October 17, 2017 at 7 p.m. Everyone welcome regardless of painting experience! Please register at (403) 533-3964.
The Rockyford Library hosts the needlepoint and craft group Unfinished Objects each Tuesday from 1-3 p.m. A lesson on knit lace will take place October 29, 2019.
The photography group is on hold for October. Details on the next meeting will be posted next month.
This years St. Rita’s Turkey Supper and Bazaar will be held on November 8 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Everyone is most Welcome! This year St. Rita’s will be having both First Communion and Reconciliation in our Parish. If you know of any candidates please notify Fr. Silvano, Brandy Schiffner or Larry Kathol. Also, there has been some interest shown, in the parish, for a course on becoming Catholic. The Parish will be offering the opportunity to come together in a small group to learn about the Catholic Faith. Everyone is welcome. So please come with your questions, insights and faith story. For more info please contact Francis Garriott (403 934 4343) or Fr. Silvano Vargas (403 533 3791)
If you have have any news or events you would like to see in this column, please give me a call at 533-3930 or send me an email to Tracy. [email protected] by Friday afternoon.
Happy Thanksgiving everyone and enjoy your long weekend.