Kindergarten registration for next school year begins on April 5

Registration runs from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Don't forget to bring your child's birth certificate.

BOTHA BOOSTER — Come on out to the Seniors’ Centre on Wednesday, March 22 between 6:30 and 7 p.m. and join in all the fun and excitement and enjoy a game of Bingo. The Bingo balls start rolling at 7:15 p.m. sharp and takes place every second Wednesday in the evenings. This one will be Ham Bingo, so come on out and see if you can win one.

Coffee Hour is always on at 10 a.m. on Wednesday mornings at the Seniors’ Centre, so come and join your friends and have some great conversation over a cup or two of hot, fresh coffee.

Also every Wednesday is Carpet Bowling at 1 p.m., followed by floor curling every Thursday afternoon at 1 p.m.

A very special lady from our little village is celebrating another trip round the sun on Sunday, April 2. Happy birthday Lorraine Hankins, here’s hoping you have a fantastic one.

As we are walking into the month of April, it’s time to remember the true meaning of Easter. Palm Sunday is on Sunday, April 9, with Easter on April 16.

On Monday, April 3 is the seniors’ meeting starting at noon. These meetings begin with a potluck luncheon, so please bring one of your favourite dishes to share. The meeting will follow right after. We are hoping all seniors will be able to attend, especially as it has been predicted to be a great day with sunshine.

The Old Tyme Dance for April is on April 30 at 1:30 p.m. with the “East West Connection Band” entertaining the crowd that afternoon. This dance will be a western one, so please wear something western to jive in. For more information call Doug Haustein at 403-742-3994 or John Blonski at 403-574-2194.

Kindergarten registration for the 2017-2018 school year begins on Wednesday, April 5, starting at 4 p.m. and going on until 7 p.m. Your child must be five years of age on or before Dec. 31, 2017 to register. When you come to register your child please bring your child’s birth certificate as the school needs this to register your child.

That evening, you can also register your child for playschool, but your child has to be between three and five years old, and totally potty-trained. Also their birth certificate is also a requirement so make sure you bring the essential documents along with you.

 

Just Posted

Stettler dancers land amazing experiences in the ‘Big Apple’

Hailie Ripley and Elisa Collard will soon be jetting off to New York City

Calgary’s Erin Ross featured at Entertainment in the Park July 24th

Ross has performed several times in past years at the popular event

Ponoka RCMP investigate motorcycle crash resulting in fatality

On July 13th, the man succumbed to his injuries while in the hospital

Castor resident meets award-winning namesake

Luella Kowalsky, who is a resident of Castor’s Paintearth Lodge, met ‘Miss Luella’ recently

Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman sentenced to life in prison

Experts say he will likely wind up at the federal government’s Supermax prison in Florence, Colorado

Natural gas producers demand government action in open letter to Kenney

The letter warns that the viability of the natural gas sector is in jeopardy

Remains of missing Edmonton woman discovered outside of North Battleford: RCMP

The 25-year-old Edmonton woman was reported missing on May 12

Companies to appear before panel today in public inquiry into B.C. gas prices

A three-member panel by B.C. Utilities Commission will listen to up to four days of oral hearings

Interviews with family of highway shooting victim heard in Calgary court

Horst Stewin’s relatives were set to testify by video from Germany this morning, but a court translator said she was unable to proceed

Lower gas prices slow annual inflation rate to Bank of Canada’s 2% bull’s-eye

Prices showed strength in other areas — led by a 17.3 per cent increase in the cost of fresh vegetables

Special memorial service to say goodbye to murdered Kelowna teen

A memorial service and celebratio of life was held Tuesday for murdered teen Elijah-Iain Beauregard

RCMP investigating alleged ‘sexual misconduct’ by cyclist on BCIT campus

BCIT said they were reviewing video evidence of the incident

Graphic suicide scene edited out of ‘13 Reasons Why’ finale

Suicide prevention groups support the decision

Most Read