Donalda’s combined bonspiel proves to be rockin’ good time

This past week has been very busy in Donalda, with the combined curling bonspiel providing hours of fun.

This past week has been very busy in Donalda, with the combined curling bonspiel providing hours of fun.

On Friday, the curling club hosted a dinner and danced to Domino. The evening event was well-attended.

Winners of the bonspiel were:

The men’s A event was won by the Ken Bullock team from Forestburg, skipped by Art Coles, with third Ken Bullock, second Floyd Volk and lead Darryl Walker, defeating the Paul McKay team.

The men’s B event was won by the Wayne Stenlund team, skipped by Jay Johnson, with third Craig Stenlund, second Wayne Stenlund and lead Bob Halseth, defeating the Randy Jones team.

The men’s C event was won by Danny Brown from Erskine.

The women’s A event was won by the Teresa Kneeland team, skipped by Teresa, with third Jodi Blouin, second Tannis Kneeland and lead Jodi Muhlbach, defeating the Jan Wells team.

The women’s B event was won by the Brenda Gebhardt team, skipped by Brenda, with third Kelly Miles, second Becky Clement and lead Julie Hebbes, defeating the Christine Walker team.

The women’s C event was won by the Erin Elder team from Bashaw.

Congratulations to all, and thank you to everyone who came out and participated in the bonspiel and made it fun and successful.

If you would like to take riding lessons, call Julie at 403-8832264 for more information.

Starting on Monday, the library will start their weekly story time for children under five years. It runs from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Come and enjoy light refreshments and a story with your children.

Art lessons are being offered at the gallery for the months of February and March. Call 403-883-2100 for more information or to register.

Donalda Community Promotions is hosting a spaghetti dinner and entertainer Ken Grambo on Saturday, Feb. 9, at the community hall. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Call 403-883-2100 for more information or pick up advance tickets at the Donalda Museum or the Stettler Independent office.

The Donalda Coulee Friendship Club will host a pancake supper on Tuesday, Feb. 12, at the Drop-In. Dinner served from 5 to 7 p.m.

Living Hope Bible Camp’s sixth annual fundraiser, roast-beef supper and variety night, will be held on Saturday, March 9, at the community hall. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call Harvey Vikse at 403-883-2470, or Wade Montgomery at 403-883-2566.

Birthday wishes go out to Emily Blouin, Derwin Massey, Flo Rider, Gordon Olson, May Mueller, Wayne Uniat, Bill Dietrich, Herbert Mueller, Ryan Crumly, Shayne Andres, Kara Smith, Sandra Mueller, Shopia Clement, Angela Shepherd, Sean Tantrum, Blair Mueller, Kari Nattestad, Stan Dahl, Sylvia Jones and everyone else celebrating a birthday this week.

— DONALDA DIARY