Switchboard – November 6

Remembrance Day Breakfast will be held on Nov. 11 at Penhold Seniors Drop In Centre from 9 a.m. to noon. Costs are $5 for adults, $2.50 children age six to 12 years, and free for children under six years. 403-886-2999 or 403-886-4337.

Remembrance Day Breakfast will be held on Nov. 11 at Penhold Seniors Drop In Centre from 9 a.m. to noon. Costs are $5 for adults, $2.50 children age six to 12 years, and free for children under six years. 403-886-2999 or 403-886-4337.

MAGnificent Saturdays offer free art making with a professional artist from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Red Deer Museum and Art Gallery space in Parkland Mall on Saturdays. The the Nov. 7 session is called Poppies in Pastel. All materials supplied. Phone 403-309-8405.

Christmas Craft and Gift Sale will take place at Bentley Community Hall on Nov. 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Friends of the Mirror Library Society Fall Market will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Mirror Library on Nov. 7. Call Gale at 403-788-3835.

Sierra of Taylor Drive Music Jam is held the first Saturday of every month from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Cost $2, includes refreshments. Everyone welcome to play, dance or simply listen. Next jam session is Nov. 7. Phone Chris at 403-341-3385.

Delburne and District Old In Old Tyme Dances are held on the first Saturday of each month. Music by Gaetz Valley Minstrels. Cost is $7 per person. Contribute to and enjoy shared lunch. Phone 403-749-2035.

St. Cyprian’s Anglican Church Annual Fall Tea and Bazaar will be held on Nov. 7 in Lacombe from 2 to 4 p.m. Highlights include white elephant table, Christmas sale, bake sale, craft table, and lots and lots of cookies. Phone 403-782-3633.

Annual Crammond Community Beef Supper will be held on Nov. 7 at the community hall on Crammond Road at Twp. Road 354 (Hwy. 22, seven km. south of Hwy. 54). Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with supper to be served from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Features Alberta beef, potatoes, gravy, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables, salad, homemade pie, and beverages. Costs are: adults $10; children aged six to 12 years $5; and children under six years free.

Mosaic Market — A Social Justice Fair with a Multicultural Flair, will be held at The Hub on Nov. 7 from 1 to 4 p.m. Features handmade items such as jewelry, bags, cards, paintings, baking, fair trade items, displays, multicultural entertainment, refreshments and more. Proceeds will support just causes locally and globally. Contact Shirley at 403-347-5958.

Women of the Moose Cookie Walk, Bake and Craft Sale, and Coffee Break takes place on Nov. 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Moose Lodge, at Willow St. and Petrolia Dr., four blocks south of the Westerner Exposition grounds. Phone 403-347-1505.

Blackfalds United Church musical jam session will be held on Nov. 8 at 2 p.m. Come play an instrument, sing, or just listen. This event is held on the second Sunday of every month. Contact Ray at 403-885-4780.

Senior Citizens Downtown House dance, Nov. 10 at 7:30 p.m. with live music by Frisky and Friends. The cost is $6. Phone 403-346-4043. Lunch provided by donations.

Innisfail Public Library Film Circuit presents Taking Woodstock on Nov. 8 at 7:30 p.m. at the Century Theatre in Innisfail. Tickets are $8 for non-members or $7 for members.

Poinsettia tea and bake sale will be held on Nov. 7 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Davenport Church of Christ. Admission is $4 for refreshments and a chance at a door prize. For more information call 403-347-3986.

Stop the Cuts Rally will be held on Nov. 7 starting at 11:30 a.m. at Kinsmen Community Hall with a walk to the Progressive Conservative Party Convention at the Capri Hotel. For more information, contact Public Interest Alberta at 780-420-0471 or Friends of Medicare at 780-423-4581.

artsparks presents Visual Arts Program on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays until Nov. 27. Participants create art in the medium of their choice. Materials and instruction supplied. Special instruction on some Fridays. There is a drop-in fee of $3.50. Memberships are available for persons with disabilities. For information or to ask questions, phone 403-347-1416, or see www.artsparks.org

Concert at Canadian University College on Nov. 8, 7 p.m. at College Heights SDA Church in Lacombe. Music faculty members pianist Debra Bakland will perform on the nine foot Steinway grand piano, along with Wendy Markosky on the three manual Casavant pipe organ. Entry by voluntary donation with all proceeds for the music student fund. See www.cauc.ca/music, or phone 403-782-3381 ext. 4089.

The Red Deer and Central Alberta Chapter of the Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories hosts a support group for spouses the second Monday of each month from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at #101, 4805 – 48 Ave., Red Deer. Next meeting is Nov. 9. For information phone 403-346-2540 or see www.alzheimer.ab.ca

Red Deer Independent Film Group’s Reel Movie Mondays continue with The Cove on Nov. 9 at Cineplex Galaxy Theatre at 7 p.m. A documentary which is both a thriller and a harsh indictment of harvesting of dolphins in a small town in Japan. Tickets at the door cost $8 for members and $10 for non-members. See reelmoviemondays.ca, or phone Keith at 403-347-2006, Rod at 403-309-8445, or James at 403-356-4859.

Seniors Resource Clinics are held on the following dates: Nov. 9 — 9:30 a.m. at Westview Lodge, and at 1 p.m. at Columbus Place, both in Rocky Mountain House; Nov. 10 — 9:45 a.m. at Rimbey and District Seniors Drop In Centre, and at 1 p.m. at Bentley Seniors Drop In Centre; Nov. 17 — 9:30 a.m. at Parkview Manor, and at 1 p.m. at Kozy Korner, both in Lacombe; Nov. 18 — 11:30 a.m. at Downtown House, and at 2 p.m. at Legacy Estates, both in Red Deer; Nov. 25 — 10 a.m. at Stettler Paragon Place, and at 2 p.m. at Barrett Place in Red Deer; Nov. 26 — 9:30 a.m. at Golden Circle in Red Deer. Contact Wendy at 403-309-8198 or Barb at 403-309-8197. This month’s topic is boosting your memory.

Moms On The Go Christmas Gift Show will be held on Nov. 7 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sylvan Lake Community Centre. Free admission but donations of food and money to the Sylvan Lake food bank will be collected. Those who donate to the food bank will be entered into a $250 shopping spree. Contact Jennifer at 403-887-0565.

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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