Donalda’s Operation Christmas Child is helping children overseas

Event will be held next weekend

The Donalda Coulee Friendship Club will be holding their regular lunch and meeting on Sun. Nov. 9 at noon in the Drop In Centre. New members are always welcome.

Operation Christmas Child will be held on Nov 10 at 12:30 p.m. at the Donalda School. The church will be teaming up with the school to fill operation Christmas Child shoeboxes again this year. All are welcome to come and help kids fill boxes. If you are unable to attend, but would like to donate items, you can drop them off at the school or Church.

The Donalda Library has a new phone number, if you want information about any upcoming events or programs call Naomi at their new phone number at 403-883-2665. Also the Donalda Library is celebrating its 30th birthday and would like to thank residents, patrons, and local business’ support over the past 30 years. The next library meeting on Mon. Nov. 20th at 10:00 a.m. As always these meetings are open to the public.

Don’t forget to mark down your calendars for A Donalda Village Christmas which will be taking place on Sun. Dec. 3 starting at noon with the country market at the community hall. If you are interested in renting a table please call Beth at 403-741-8196. Santa’s Shopping Centre will take place from noon to 4 p.m. at the Drop In Centre. This shopping centre is intended for 14 and under. Santa will be at the Drop In Centre at 4 p.m. at the Drop In Centre. Parents are welcome to take pictures. The Parade of Lights starts at 5 p.m., all parade entries welcome, and people are asked to line up at the curling rink parking lot at 4:30 p.m. For more information please call Bruce at 403-883-2943.

Birthday wishes this week go out to Annalise Sideritsch, Jennifer Charles, Marites Reyes, Camelon Bromeling, Lindsay Tantrum, Julia Dietrich, Marlene Conibear, Don Getzlaf, Kiera VanDerPloeg, Trent, Carly Erickson and Holly Komishke.

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