Home front – Nov. 24


Stock your freezer with homemade pies from the Ladies of Sunnybrook Farm. Ready-to-bake pies will be on sale at the museum at 4701 30th St. between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday. They are available in apple, blueberry, cherry, raisin, peach, mincemeat and rhubarb/strawberry. Assorted tarts are on sale as well. Cost is $10 for pies. For more information, call 403-340-3511.

The Farm Studio’s ninth annual Christmas Art Show and Sale is coming this weekend for those who want to shop early for gifts. The event runs on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. On hand will be raku ceramics, watercolours and other gift possibilities. The sale can be found 1.6 km west, 1.6 km north at the Aspelund Road and Hwy 20 intersection. Watch for signs. For more information, call 403-748-2557.

Shining Mountains Living Community Services will host its annual candlelight vigil walk on Thursday, Dec. 1, in honour of those who have died due to AIDS, as well as survivors living with the acquired immune deficiency syndrome. The World AIDS Day walk starts at 3:45 p.m. at the office of Shining Mountains at 4925 46st. It will end up at City Hall Park. World AIDS Day also kicks off Aboriginal AIDS Week. Following the vigil, participants will gather at the HUB on Ross Street for a potluck dinner from 5:35 to 9 p.m. The Randi Boulton Singers will perform at the same location from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Aboriginal artists will be on hand from 5:35 to 9 p.m. to showcase their art and crafts.

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