Big Valley Bulletin: Minor ball is looking for coaches, helpers for the upcoming season

Big Valley Ukulele Club will be hosting a full day workshop at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 9th

The Big Valley Ukulele Club will be hosting a full day workshop featuring instructor Ron Mercer, beginning at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 9th.

Following a potluck lunch, the workshop will resume for the afternoon session at 1 p.m.

Bring your ukulele or guitar and come out to the Big Valley Drop-in Centre for a fun day of musical instruction. There is no charge for this workshop and everyone is welcome to attend.

Big Valley Minor Ball will be holding a meeting on Thursday, April 5th at 3:30 p.m. at the Big Valley School Library to begin their organizing efforts.

They are looking for coaches and helpers, and are hoping to get an idea of this season’s participant numbers.

All interested parents are asked to attend this meeting. For more information, contact the Big Valley School.

Twelve players came out for crib at the Big Valley Inn on Sunday, March 25th.

Ross Annable took first, Lawrence Wilkie took second and Stan Nattestad took third. Dorothy Annable went home with the booby and Caroline Pound won the regular draw.

Please note there will be no crib on Sunday, April 1st, Easter Sunday.

Regular crib will resume on April 8th at 1 p.m.

The Big Valley Inn will be hosting a paint night with Rose Johnson on Friday, April 20th beginning at 7 p.m.

Come join Rose for a fun, artistic night out and create your own ‘Howling at the Moon’. To register, drop by the Big Valley Inn or contact Rose at 403-741-9800.

The Big Valley Drop-In Centre will be hosting their monthly potluck and meeting on Thursday, April 19th beginning at 12 noon.

All members are welcome.

April activities at the Drop-In include weekly crib tournaments on Sundays at 7 p.m., floor curling every Thursday at 1 p.m. and canasta on Mondays and Fridays at 7 p.m.

April birthday wishes go out to Rowan Laisnez – 1, Brayden Daychief – 1, Debra Johnston – 2, Barb Laisnez – 3, Amanda Baird – 5, Alearra Daychief – 10, Russell Watts – 11, Mackenzie Schell – 12, Rodney Fraser – 14, Chad Sorensen – 17, Cindy Mailer – 19, and Ron Kilpatrick – 20.

Happy anniversary to Andy & Karen Dayman – 1, Scott & Sandra Schell – 24, and Les & Ann Mulbach – 29.

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