Members sought for cookbook club

STETTLER PUBLIC LIBRARY -- So much is happening at the Stettler Public Library this month that I'm sure you'll find something of interest.

STETTLER PUBLIC LIBRARY — So much is happening at the Stettler Public Library this month that I’m sure you’ll find something to interest you no matter what age you are. And remember to bring a friend because the more, the merrier.

Tech Time happens on Thursday,April 21 at 1 p.m. You can bring in your computer, tablet, phone, eReader, camera or other device and we’ll give you one-on-one help with it. You can also call and schedule an appointment with a staff member on another day.

On Saturday, April 23 at 10:30 a.m., Crystal is going to teach us how to make gorgeous crocheted lace trim. If you’ve ever wondered how to crochet, visit us on Saturday; Crystal is an expert.

Also on Saturday, April 23 at 1 p.m. you can come and create a whimsical monster note holder to “take a bite” out of school notes, invitations, art work and even your mom’s dish towel. What a great way to spend the afternoon.

The weather has been great, spring is in the air and everyone wants to get outside. On Saturday, April 30 at 1 p.m., Katie Bullick of the Buffalo Lake Naturalists will be talking about upland birds in the Stettler area. Our region is home to numerous species of wildlife. This presentation will focus on species of upland birds, including songbirds, raptors, owls, upland game birds and species at risk, that can be observed in our area. Suggested birding areas will be pointed out as well as the different types of bird surveys that are undertaken each year by the Buffalo Lake Naturalists. I can see many picnic lunches in people’s futures.

The Stettler Public Library is so pleased to welcome local author Carole Lauweryssen on Wednesday, May 4 at 7 p.m. for a very special evening where she discusses her book, Unspeakable Gift. Join one woman’s heartwarming, spiritual journey as she reunites with her biological family after 30 years, finding new roots and the promise of true completeness. Refreshments will be served.

There’s a cookbook club starting at the library. We’d meet on a Monday night for a potluck dinner with a different cookbook selected each month. In order to proceed, we need a firm commitment from five or more patrons. Let’s meet up on Monday, May 16 at 6:15 p.m. for dinner. Please RSVP by email to

Keep an eye out for additional activities on our website ( and Facebook page. And if you have an activity you’d like to do/see at the library, feel free to approach us.

Just Posted

First auction of 2018 has solid numbers: auction market

Stettler Auction Mart sees 700 head move through Jan. 9

Lars Callieou to entertain in Halkirk on Feb. 10

Volunteer appreciation supper held on Friday night

What to do after online accounts are hacked

Facebook, email and other accounts hold vital information

PETA picking wrong bone with meat tax

Science shows vegetarian diet doesn’t lessen cancer risk

Moral obligation: not crossing the floor in December, 2014

Albertans know the value of a verbal contract

Erskine Professional Motocross Athlete appears in Edmonton

Chad Bauman performs as part of ‘Ground and Gravity’

Provincial park no more

The province transferred Sylvan Lake Provincial Park to the Town yesterday

Protect pets from canine flu

Sylvan Lake veterinarian spoke to the Sylvan Lake News about the canine flu

Las Vegas shooter acted alone, exact motive still undetermined: Sheriff

Stephen Paddock was behind the gunfire that killed 58 people including two Canadians

Botox, bomb shelters, and the blues: one year into Trump presidency

A look into life in Washington since Trump’s inauguration

New County of Stettler reeve, new councillor to go to conference in Maritimes

County of Stettler selling off ATCO trailers from shop site

B.C. out of the running for Amazon’s next headquarters

Toronto is the only Canadian city left in the running despite the province backing Metro Vancouver’s bid for new Amazon headquarters

Suspected Toronto serial killer targeting gay community arrested

A 66-year-old man is charged with first-degree murder in disappearance of two Toronto men

Barenaked Ladies, Steven Page, to be inducted into Canadian Music Hall of Fame

Canadian band to get top honours at 2018 JUNO Awards

Most Read

Weekly delivery plus unlimited digital access for $50.40 for 52 issues (must live within 95 kilometers of Stettler) Unlimited Digital Access for one year for $50.40 Prefer to have us call you? Click here and we’ll get back to you within one business day.