HALKIRK HERALD — The seniors’ centre was nicely decorated for Valentine’s Day when they hosted a 12-team floor curling bonspiel with teams from Big Valley, Botha , Byemoor/Endiang, Castor, Galahad, Halkirk and Stettler. The day’s events included lunch and a chance to win one of several door prizes. The Doug Matier foursome, who curl out of the Galahad Seniors’ Centre, took home first prize.
The ice curling bonspiels are just two weeks away. To enter your team or to enter as individuals, contact JD or Sandra Johnson at 884 – 2250.
The community are asked to support our parents, teachers and students at a Mother Theresa school meeting to be held at the Halkirk Catholic school on Thursday, Feb. 18. There will be an open house at 4 p.m. followed by a potluck supper at 5 p.m. The meeting will take place at 6 p.m. Please note: Bingo is cancelled for this date only, in order for everyone to be available. Regular scheduled bingos will be held on March 3, 17 and 31.
Our boys’ basketball team played very well at the tournament held at Theresetta on Saturday. Both the boys and girls teams came out on top against Coronation during regular league games.
Paul and Jacquie Dietrich were among the 55+ group who were bowling in Rimbey last weekend. Paul and Jacquie bowl out of Stettler.
Hope everyone enjoyed their Valentine’s Day combined with Family Day this extended weekend.
Feb. 29 – last chance to get your name and phone number on the local phone sheet, sponsored by the Elks every two years. Phone John or Judy at 884 – 2286 or stop by the Post Office.