Home front — February 21

Red Deerians looking to try their hand at a new winter activity can strap their feet into snowshoes at the Kerry Wood Nature Centre on Sunday. From 1 to 4 p.m., people are invited to drop into the centre to borrow the snowshoes provided and walk around in the white stuff.

Red Deerians looking to try their hand at a new winter activity can strap their feet into snowshoes at the Kerry Wood Nature Centre on Sunday. From 1 to 4 p.m., people are invited to drop into the centre to borrow the snowshoes provided and walk around in the white stuff. Admission is by suggested donation of $3 per person or $10 per family. Wear low-heeled boots. The event may be cancelled due to insufficient snow or inclement weather. Call 403-346-2010 for more information.


Seniors can find fun at the Kerry Wood Nature Centre in Red Deer on Monday at the monthly Monday Melodies event. From 1 to 2:30 p.m., seniors are invited for a nice afternoon with nature-inspired music, refreshments, and activities. Admission is by suggested donation of $2 per person. For more information, call 403-346-2010.


If you are a woman interested in helping women and girls in the community and around the world, there is an organization that would like to get to know you. Soroptimist International of Central Alberta is hosting a Get to Know You Coffee and Dessert evening on Tuesday for interested parties to learn of membership opportunities with the club. The casual event will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Productivity Cafe, located at 150 4732 60th St. in Red Deer. The Pyjamas and Pearls fundraiser and International Women’s Day luncheon are two of the annual events the club puts on. The local branch is part of the international Soroptimist organization of nearly 100,000 women in about 120 countries. For more information on the club or event, call president Dolly Berg at 403-391-8179.


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