Switchboard – September 21

Dance lessons in waltz, polka, foxtrot etc., sponsored by the Central Alberta Dancers’ Society, start on Sept. 22 and run on Tuesdays, 6:45 p.m. for six weeks at Eastview Estates Community centre. Cost is $30 per person. Instructors are Judy and Orvin Bossert. For information or to register, call Judy at 403-885-5557 or Gib at 403-309-3342

Dance lessons in waltz, polka, foxtrot etc., sponsored by the Central Alberta Dancers’ Society, start on Sept. 22 and run on Tuesdays, 6:45 p.m. for six weeks at Eastview Estates Community centre. Cost is $30 per person. Instructors are Judy and Orvin Bossert. For information or to register, call Judy at 403-885-5557 or Gib at 403-309-3342.

Spanish por favor — Do you want to part of a club and practice peaking Spanish? Join in on Tuesdays at the Kiwanis Gallery of Waskasoo/Kiwanis Meeting Room at the Red Deer Public Library Downtown Branch from 7 to 8 p.m. All experience levels are welcome to join these free practice sessions on Sept. 22 and 29. See www.rdpla.org, or www.conversaspanishcentre.com, or phone 403-342-9110, or 403-348-0853.

Rediscover Green! Launch Party is scheduled to be held on Sept. 22 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Red Deer Public Library Downtown Branch. Cake and refreshments will be served. Please bring your own mug. Information and demonstrations and great prizes. Various events such as lunch bag seminars, information displays, web resource guide, author Sigmund Brouwer visit on Sept. 23 at 7 p.m., and Special Earthdance storytime in the Children’s Department on Sept. 26 at 11 a.m. will be highlights from Sept. 21 to 26. Phone 403-346-2100.

This month’s Singles dance will be held at Penhold Hall on Saturday, Sept. 26. Doors open at 8 p.m., music by Randy Hillman starts at 8:30 p.m. Cost is $20. For information call Keith at 403-350-5493 or Elaine at 403-341-7653.

Seniors Advisory Group meets on Sept. 23 from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Red Deer Public Library Downtown Branch in the Waskasoo/Kiwanis Meeting Room. Phone 403-346-2100.

Foreign Film Screening of the film Life is to Whistle with English subtitles will be shown on Sept. 23 from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. in the Snell Auditorium of Red Deer Public Library Downtown Branch. Phone 403-346-2100.

Monthly Midweek mezz Movie invites teens to take a break from homework and chill at the Red Deer Public Library Downtown Branch from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the Waskasoo/Kiwanis Meeting Room on Sept. 23. Phone 403-755-1146 or email to jen@rdpl.org.

Russian Family Story Time meets to enjoy a Russian folk story on Sept. 23 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Waskasoo/Kiwanis Meeting Room at Red Deer Public Library Downtown Branch. Phone 403-346-4688.

Silent Auction, in support of the Red Deer Food Bank, will run online at www.jandjbauto.com. Place your bid before Sept. 25 to bid on automobile related items. Call 403-341-9500 for more information.

Red Deer Branch of Alberta Genealogical Society is holding their monthly meeting on Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. at Sunnybrook United Church. Contact Mary Joan at 403-346-3886.

Central Alberta Job Fair is scheduled for Sept. 23 at Westerner Park. Registration is free for the semi-annual job fair. Employers can register for the job fair by visiting employment.alberta.ca/central-jobfairs or call 403-341-7811.

Innisfail and District Garden Club meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Drop In Centre. Meetings feature speakers, tours, films, contests, plant exchanges and more. The next meeting will be on Sept. 23. For more information call Davina at 403-227-1141.

Senior Citizens Downtown House dance, Wednesday, Sept. 23 at 7:30 p.m. with live music by Swing Kings. The cost is $6. Phone 403-346-4043. Lunch provided by donations.

Red Deer Legion Old Time Dance with Badlanders II is on Sept. 23 at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $6, or $11.95 with buffet starting at 5 p.m. Phone 403-342-0035.

Enhancing Heritage Ranch open house will be presented by the city of Red Deer staff and consultants on Sept. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Westpark Middle School. The public is welcome to see the concept plan which proposes a regional playground, day and group use facilities, trail enhancements, landscaping, building and operational improvements, and more. Phone 403-314-5853, or email to dave.matthews@reddeer.ca. Free of charge.

Ladies Getting Connected meets every Thursday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Liberty Christian Assembly. This fall’s study is Love as a Way of Life by Gary Chapman. Phone Maxine at 403-358-8248, or Dolly at 403-342-7313.

Red Deer River Naturalists Annual Banquet will be held on Sept. 24. in the Trailblazer Room at Westerner Park. Tickets cost $30, and are available until Sept. 21 at Kerry Wood Nature Centre. Doors open at 6 p.m. with the banquet at 6:30 p.m. Dr. Ken Fry will speak on insect mating. The group regularly meets the fourth Thursday of most months at 7:30 p.m. at the Kerry Wood Nature Centre. Non-members are welcome to attend. Annual membership is $15 for individuals and $20 for families. See www.rdrn.fanweb.ca

Red Deer Christmas Bureau Volunteer Kick-off and Annual General Meeting will be held on Sept. 24 at 7:30 p.m. at Red Deer Christmas Bureau Toy Depot, Bay 10, 7429 49 Ave. Volunteers who would consider becoming a board member especially needed. Attendance at the general meeting is optional. Contact Willy at 403-347-2210.

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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