As I write this, the sun is shining brightly and hopefully the farmers will be able to combine today. I saw combines going on Saturday doing canola.
There will be a Parent Council meeting at the school library on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 5 p.m. Elections for new officers will take place at that meeting.
There’s a busy October planned for school activities. Grades 6 – 9 will have their annual magazine sales and it will run from now until Oct. 22.
Awards night will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 14 in the school gym at 7 p.m.
Oct. 17 is plaid day for the students, so if they have anything plaid, they are to wear it that day.
Grades 6 – 9 will have a school dance on Oct. 24, and the next day, the girls will be hosting a volleyball tournament. Oct. 27 is PD day, so there will be no school on that day.
Gee, wish we had had all those days off from school when we were younger.
The Parent Council will be sponsoring a Halloween Dance on Oct. 31 at the school gym from 7 to 9 p.m. There is a small admission and there will be lots of prizes for costumes. This is a family dance and not just for children.
Don’t forget crib playing at the Seniors’ Centre on Wednesday at 1 p.m.
There was a vehicle stolen from the Coronation area recovered in Erskine on the weekend.
Information for the new people in our community about the Erskine dump, it is open on Wednesday from 1:30 to 6 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon.
There is a scrapbooking retreat from Oct. 15 to 17 at the Erskine IOOF Hall. For more information, you can phone Sherry Marshall at 403-742-0604.
I hope everyone has a wonderful Thanksgiving.