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.

Just Posted

Medical First Response Program comes to Stettler

More firefighters to get EMS training

Stettler United Church to hold annual Spring Fair

Fair on May 5 will feature vendors, a kids carnival & frozen pie sale

Clearview Public Schools finalizes details for 2018 Recognition Night

Twelve individuals to be honoured for 30 years of service at the banquet on June 7

Stettler Computer Re-Connect program in need of computers

Refurbished computers and accessories are donated back to local families and community groups

Toronto van attack suspect faces 10 counts of first-degree murder

The suspect in the Toronto van attack that killed 10 people and injured 15 others on Monday is a 25-year-old man named Alek Minassian

B.C. set to introduce pot laws, but years of fine tuning likely: minister

Legislation regulating recreational marijuana is expected to be introduced Thursday

Canadian driver uses lawn chair as driver’s seat, gets caught

Ontario police detachment caught the male driver during a traffic stop

POLL: Will you change your driving habits if gas prices keep increasing this summer?

Answer the poll on our website to let us know your thoughts

Three arrests in stolen vehicle incident west of Red Deer last fall

Stolen vehicle flees police Sundre, Rocky Mountain House and Sylvan Lake

Several incidents of calves stolen in southern Alberta

RCMP’s livestock division is investigating the theft of calves from several ranches

Fears prompt feds to establish BBQ brush safety standards

Wire-bristle safety fears prompt Ottawa to establish BBQ brush safety standards

Don’t forget about women left to sweep up shards of glass ceiling, W7 urges G7

When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau champions gender equality at the G7 he is being asked to raise the concerns of marginalized women

Canadian air travel industry fears pilot flight-time limits will go too far

Air carriers urge feds to slow down flight-time limits for sleepy pilots

Most Read

Weekly delivery plus unlimited digital access for $50.40 for 52 issues (must live within 95 kilometers of Stettler) Unlimited Digital Access for one year for $50.40 Prefer to have us call you? Click here and we’ll get back to you within one business day.