Home Front – February 19

Your winter fun photos could win you some awesome Team Canada gear from The Bay and the Red Deer Advocate this month.

Jerseys up for grabs

Your winter fun photos could win you some awesome Team Canada gear from The Bay and the Red Deer Advocate this month. Email us a photo of you and your friends and/or family making the most out of winter and your name will be entered into a draw for an official Team Canada jersey and a Canadian Olympic team sweater, supplied by The Bay. The Advocate will also publish your photos in a special online gallery for all our readers to see! Email your photo entries to contests@bprda.wpengine.com and be sure to include your name, phone number and other information we might need to contact you. This contest ends at midnight on Feb. 28, so enter now!

Governance workshop

A Community Information Referral Society workshop on Tuesday will aim to ease a person’s transition into the world of governance. Titled “I’m new to the ‘board’ experience: what have I got myself into!!??”, the event will act as an opportunity for discussion between new board members and executive directors. Topics covered will include the different types of boards, fiduciary responsibility, staff and board relationships, risk management, liability and ethics. The $35-per-person workshop runs from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the CiRS Community Village at 4728 Ross St. Register online at www.cirsonline.ca

Correction

The public viewing in Eckville of Mellisa Hollingsworth’s Olympic performances takes place at 4:45 p.m. today. In an Advocate article on Feb. 11, the Eckville Chamber of Commerce-hosted event was given an incorrect starting time. The Eckville Curling Club, where the viewing takes place, will be open at 4 p.m. This free event is open to the public. Free soda and coffee provided, and a concession will be open. Web site articles have been corrected.

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