Minor hockey, golf on tap

Big Valley Minor Hockey registration will be held today from 5 to 6 p.m. in the Big Valley Arena.

Big Valley Minor Hockey registration will be held today from 5 to 6 p.m. in the Big Valley Arena. All new players will need to bring their birth certificate and ALL PLAYERS registering must bring proof of their parents’ Respect in Sport certification. If you need any further information regarding the coming hockey season, call Mandy at 403-876-2503.

The Big Valley Golf Club will hold Night Golf this Friday, Sept. 14. Registration is at 8:30 p.m., with tee-off at 9 p.m. Don’t forget to bring along your flashlights; golf carts are not supplied. For more information, call 403-876-2558 or 403-740-5952.

The Big Valley Railway Station turns 100 this year and we’re having a party. Come on out and join us Saturday, Sept. 29, from 1 p.m. till dusk for a day filled with a whole lot of family fun. Non-stop entertainment will include lots of great music, a comedian, mechanical bull-riding, games, contests and prizes.

Children’s activities include a craft table, face-painting, games, a magic show, a storyteller and the sand pile dig for cash. Included in the day’s activities will be train rides, station and community tours, covered wagon rides and a locomotive pull. Check out the Can-can girls and tap dancers out on the platform or watch the Guns of the Golden West Show. The party will end with a great steak barbecue and fantastic fireworks display. Make a day of it and join us for the celebration.

Big Valley School will hold its annual Terry Fox Run on Wednesday, Sept. 26, beginning at 1 p.m. The students thank the community for all their support.

The Big Valley Drop-In Centre Crib players are back in the swing of things for their new season, with 10 players out on Sunday. First place went to Lynne Palmer, second to Edna Sugden, third to Linda Garstad and the booby went to Ron Milton.

Why not join in the fun? Seniors are always welcome.

September birthday wishes go out to Vivian Hulley – 1, Christine Stormoen – 3, Jessie Paul – 4, Ty Stefanik – 14, Bronson Annable – 15, Leonard Dahl – 15, Zach Gordon – 15, Andy Clarke – 17, Jessie Armstrong – 20, Judy Adminis – 21, Darcy Greig – 23, Bennett Anderson – 26, Brooke Skocdopole – 29, Tommasina Loria – 30.

Happy anniversary to Dale and Marilee Colp – 1,Tim and Shannon Burnstad – 7, Dave and Amanda Lucki – 9, Larry and Val Erickson – 19, Bill and Clara Mayhew – 20, Francisco and Barb Laisnez – 20, Hugh and Brenda Campbell – 21, Keith and Sheryl Vanhaga, 23, and Chanse and Loralee Stefanik – 29. Direct birthday and anniversary updates to l.stillinger@gmail.com.