Endmoor goes skating

A new card club is starting up in Endiang.

Byemoor/Endiang News

A new card club is starting up in Endiang. All folks interested in playing “Smear” are welcome to meet at Ruthie’s Roost café each Wednesday from 1-3 p.m.

Skating lessons began at the Endmoor Arena on Monday, with the instructor being Jesse Jack. The Learn to Skate and Power Skating lessons will run for six weeks and all skaters are welcome. Anyone wishing to participate is welcome to come to the arena at 3 p.m. each Monday.

We send get well wishes to Debbie Grams, who underwent surgery at the university hospital in Edmonton on Wednesday. We hope you are on the mend and home soon, Debbie.

Get well wishes also go to Maryann McLearn on her surgery in Red Deer, also on Wednesday. Hope you are feeling better, Maryann.

The Jan. 5 crib night was postponed to Jan. 13 because of the cold, nasty weather. Last Tuesday evening, Bernice Clausen posted the top score while Eleanor Schultz came in second. The next crib meet will be on Jan. 20 at 7:30 at the Endmoor Drop-in Centre. The group welcomes new players of all ages to join in.

Congratulations to Janet Donald-Lowther on celebrating her 65th birthday. We hope you enjoy being on the government payroll, Janet.

Ruthie’s Roost café announces reduced hours of operation for the next three weeks due to another project Dan and Verla Buchwitz are involved in. The café will be open on Mondays from 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.; Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday from 10 a.m.- 3 p.m.; Friday from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. and closed on Thursday and Sunday.

Regular hours will resume after Feb. 14. Maryann McLearn will be in charge of the café while Dan and Verla are away.

In hockey news, the girls’ team, the Endmoor Vipers won their game against Leduc 6-0 in Byemoor on Sunday.

The Atom team played in a tournament in Caroline on the weekend and won the B event. Congratulations to the team on their success. The atoms play in Byemoor on Jan. 25 at 11 a.m.

The Peewee boys played in Forestburg on Sunday, and they won their game.

The warmer weather we have been receiving is quite welcome and certainly is a break to winter.

Humorous quote — “A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.” Lana Turner