Attention all Erskine residents: the Erskine rec board is hosting a work bee on Saturday, May 10 at 10 a.m. Meet at the Waverly Club rooms with work gloves, rakes, etc. The more that join, the quicker it will get done. So far there is no snow or rain predicted in that long range forecast.
Erskine IOOF is hosting their annual Mother’s Day Pancake Breakfast on Sunday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a door prize for one lucky mother and a 50/50 draw. Adults $7, Kids 6-12 are $5, and 5 and under eat free. All proceeds go towards updating the IOOF hall.
The opera is coming to Erskine school on May 12. Alberta Opera presents Aladdin and students will help out in the production. It should be a great experience for all.
The CARA badminton tournament was held last week in Stettler and Erskine came out as winners in singles and doubles. These students now compete in Red Deer for CWAJHAA this weekend, singles on Friday and doubles on Saturday. The students who will be attending on behalf of Erskine school are: Grade 7 girls’ singles, Brenda Antle who placed first at CARA and for boys singles, Zach Lachowsky placed second. Grade 8 singles girls, Rachel Morbeck came in third and will be attending for the second place spot that had to drop out. Grade 7 doubles Carson Neitz and Jackson Squires placed first, and Grade 8 girl’s doubles, Gracie Morbeck and Jaiden Stotz also came in first. Congratulations everyone and have a fun time in Red Deer this weekend.
The fourth annual Hank Boer Fun Run is scheduled for May 15 at 1 p.m. and money raised will go towards the Stollery Children’s Hospital.