4-H members shuffle snacks, crib with the Drop-In crowd

The Funspiel floor curling tournament held in Endiang last Monday had 16 teams compete

The Funspiel floor curling tournament held in Endiang last Monday had 16 teams compete, with participants from Stettler, Castor, Halkirk, Delia, Donalda and Botha, as well as the local Endmoor players.

In a “funspiel” names are drawn at random from all players entered and teams are formed from the draw.

In first place was the team of Irene Brooker, Darryl Ashbacher, Olga Cox and Annette Meyer.

Second place went to Boyd Jackson, Ada Church, Doris Schilling and Eleanor Huber.

Hans Cluver, Gloria Ventnor, Jack Grams and Erma Marquart captured third spot.

Everyone went home with a curling prize and the lucky draw winners were Annette Meyer, Shirley Bates, Eva Nielsen, Bob Green, Charlie Thompson and Doris Schilling.

Tuesday was crib night at the Endmoor Drop-In Centre. Top score went to Mickey Tucker, while Bill Graham came in second. The Drop-In group enjoyed the company of the Byemoor 4-H Beef Club. The 4-H members brought snacks for the crib players to enjoy and the older members played a few games of crib with the Drop-In members. The visit was entertaining for both groups.

Next crib night will be Dec. 4 at 7:30 p.m. with all welcome to attend, no membership is needed.

Gordie and Roxy Gallagher were honoured with a surprise house warming party on Thursday evening at their new home in Byemoor. We hope you enjoy your new home, Gordie and Roxy.

Congratulations to Chelsea Walker and Alan Pero who were married on Nov. 22 at the Mayan Riviera in Mexico. More than 50 friends and family members from Canada attended the wedding.

Chelsea is the middle daughter of Clint and Tammy Walker and the granddaughter of Evelyn Walker.

We wish the newlyweds all the best as they start their married life together.

Congratulations are also extended to Chad Sorensen and Melitta Walgenbach on their marriage on Saturday in Stettler. The Endmoor district was well represented at the wedding.

Chad is the younger son of Jim and Leanne Sorensen and the grandson of Agnes Sorensen. We send best wishes to this young couple for a happy marriage. The newlyweds will be residing at Big Valley.

Several enjoyed the Endiang Grey Cup party at the hall on Sunday, but most, likely did not enjoy the outcome as Toronto Argonauts won the 100th Grey Cup over Calgary Stampeders, by a score of 35-22.

Marlene Wallace also celebrated her birthday at the Grey Cup party. Her 39th — again!

We send get well wishes to Debbie Tateson in the Hanna hospital and Dave Nixon Sr. in the Stettler hospital. We hope you both enjoy good health soon.

Keep in mind Santa Claus Day is coming up in Byemoor on Dec. 1, starting at 11 a.m.

There is still time to get your tickets for the Ben Crane Concert in Endiang on Dec. 8. Reserve your tickets by calling 403-585-8379 or 403-317-4918.

St. Peter’s Lutheran Church will be holding their Christmas service on Dec. 23 at 7 p.m. with all welcome.

Alberta trivia — The Caesar, a popular cocktail drink, was invented in Alberta by a Calgary bartender.

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