Home front – Jan. 12


Two country music singers will get things shaking and moving during the Paint the Town Red Cabaret at Lacombe Memorial Centre on Saturday Jan. 21. Jaydee Bixby, Red Deer hometown boy and former runner-up of the Canadian Idol television series, and special guest Tera Lee, nominated for the 2004 Canadian Country Music Association’s Rising Star of the Year Award, will perform at the special cabaret. All proceeds go to the Central Alberta chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the concert to follow at 7:30 p.m. People will have the chance to dance, take part in a two-step competition, plus a deejay will be on hand. The event runs until 2 a.m. Gourmet hot dogs and other food, plus a bar, will be featured. Tickets are $25 in advance. Tickets are available at the MS office at #105, 4807 50th Ave. in Red Deer or by calling 403-346-0290. They can also be purchased at Head Hunters Day Spa and Salon at 5029 50th Ave. in Lacombe at 403-782-5800.

The Subway Healthy Living Expo goes on Saturday at Red Deer’s Westerner Park Harvest Centre from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tickets will be available at the door for $5 for adults, and $3 for children under 12. The trade show includes demonstrations. The consumer should be able to make more informed choices and decisions about lifestyle issues based on information at the trade show.

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