Halkirk Seniors’ Centre hosted a plus 55 military whist tournament on Saturday with 24 people taking part. Players came from Big Valley, Stettler, Lacombe, Camrose, Daysland, Sedgewick, Galahad and Rimbey. Thanks to Mel Kent, who put lunch out and cleaned up. They winning team was a combo from Halkirk and Camrose.
Our youngsters have completed their hockey season. They all did very well with the Peewees (12 and under) finishing in second place and the Atoms (10 and under) finishing in 1st place. Congratulations. The younger groups didn’t have playoffs.
Congratulations to JD, Sandra, Devon and Toryn Johnson who placed second in the second event at the mixed curling bonspiel in Stettler this weekend. This was Toryn’s first year of curling. JD and Sandra both got in the money at the Forestburg Spiels last weekend.
Sympathy is extended to Jean and Chuck Schilling and family on the passing of Jean’s brother, Steve Mappin of Byemoor.
Congratulations to Rosemary Morel Wetter and Brent Hoyland who were married in a lovely family ceremony in Edmonton on Friday evening, March 28. The newlyweds will make their home in Killiam. Jeanette Morel Zack of Chicago was able to fly in to celebrate with the family.
Kent and Evelyn Johnson return home on Thursday having spent a few weeks soaking up the sun in Nevada and Arizona.
Ellyn Schaffner and her daughter, Jillian, spent the spring break holiday enjoying the sights and sounds of Victoria.
Coming up: April 3 – regular bingo at the Hall at 7:30; April 5 – Halkirk Elks host the spring district meeting.