Switchboard – December 15

Documentary and Discussion at Kerry Wood Nature Centre presents the film will be The End of Suburbia: Oil Depletion and the Collapse of the American Dream, followed by discussion and refreshments on Dec. 17 from 7 to 9 p.m. Cost is $3 per person at the door. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Call 403-346-2010.

Documentary and Discussion at Kerry Wood Nature Centre presents the film will be The End of Suburbia: Oil Depletion and the Collapse of the American Dream, followed by discussion and refreshments on Dec. 17 from 7 to 9 p.m. Cost is $3 per person at the door. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Call 403-346-2010.

Cards at the Golden Circle are played on the following days: Canasta is played on Mondays at 1:15 p.m.; Euchre is played on Mondays at 1:15 p.m.; Cribbage is played on Tuesdays at 1 p.m.; Bridge is played on Wednesday afternoons at 1 p.m.; Partner Bridge is played on the second and fourth Tuesday evening on each month starting at 6:30 p.m.; Military whist is played on the second and fourth Friday afternoon of each month. For more information on cards please call Diane at 403-343-6074.

Golden Circle Senior Resource Centre dance, Thursday, Dec. 17, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the seniors’ centre. Dance to the music of Silver and Gold Band. Admission is $7. Phone 403-886-2740, 403-309-3342, or 403-347-6165.

Ladies Only Event at The Sportsmen’s Den gives ladies a chance to purchase something special for the outdoor enthusiasts on their Christmas gift list from 6 to 9 p.m. on Dec. 17. Please bring a donation in support of the Red Deer Food Bank Society, and enter into a prize draw to be held at the end of the night. The first 100 ladies receive a complimentary rose. Phone 403-347-7678.

Widowed Support Network meeting will be held on the third Friday of each month from 7 to 9 p.m. at New Life Fellowship Church. This group is a community based, volunteer-led, support group that provides a safe place for men and women who have lost their spouse through death to interact with and mutually support each other. Free to attend. The next meeting will be on Dec. 18. Email to widowedsupportnetwork@gmail.com.

United Way fundraiser at Bower Place Shopping Centre will take place on Dec. 18 and 19, and features local author Andrew Kooman signing copies of his new novel Ten Silver Coins: The Drylings of Acchora, and Nashville recording artist Benjamin Mullen performing tunes from his new album Chasing Dreams. Proceeds from sales of the CD and book will support the United Way. Phone 4023-307-1844.

Poinsettia Sale in support of Central Alberta Women’s Emergency Shelter will be held at Bower Place Shopping Centre until Dec. 19. Purchase various sized poinsettias and support women and children affected by domestic violence. Phone 403-346-5643.

To be included in this listing, please email event details to editorial@bprda.wpengine.com, fax to 403-341-6560, or phone 403-314-4325.

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