Switchboard – September 30

Perinatal Remembrance Service will be held on Oct. 3 at Alto-Reste Cemetery at 1:15 p.m.

Perinatal Remembrance Service will be held on Oct. 3 at Alto-Reste Cemetery at 1:15 p.m. This annual service is held to remember those infants who have died during pregnancy or near to their birth including miscarriage, stillbirth and early neonatal death. A remembrance service will follow at Balmoral Bible Chapel at 2 p.m. Parents, families, friends and staff are welcome to attend. For more information call Heather at 403-343-4596.

Opening reception for the Soul Show by Red Deer artist Sue Barker, will be on Oct. 2 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Snell Auditorium of the Red Deer Public Library. The exhibit is on display in the Kiwanis Gallery of the Red Deer Public Library from Sept. 29 to Oct. 31. For more information call 403-346-8696.

Bowden Boutique Thrifty Sales are open on Wednesdays and Fridays from 1 to 4 p.m. at the south entrance of the Bowden Pioneer Museum. Come visit the museum during these hours. Call 403-224-2122 for more information.

Addict In The Family support group is a free, confidential support group available to families and/or caregivers dealing with addictions within their family circle. Meetings are every second Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at 4920-54 Street. Upcoming meetings are Oct. 1, 15, and 29. Phone Jackie at 403-342-0895 for details.

Antique Roadshow will be at Parkland Mall on Oct. 1 to 3. Hopeful individuals seeking appraisals must phone 403-343-8997 to book appointments.

Support group for grandparents raising grandchildren meets the first Thursday of every month from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Sylvan Lake Library. Open to grandparents and others who are raising extended family members. Next meeting is Oct. 1. For more information phone Sandra at 403-845-5716.

Golden West Drop-in (Spruce View) welcomes old and new members to the following activities: monthly meeting followed by birthday cake, ice cream, coffee and tea on the first Thursday of the month at 2 p.m.; morning coffee — every morning from 6:30 to 9 a.m.; bridge at 1 p.m., and carpet bowling at 2 p.m. — on Tuesdays; pool and games on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. The facility is available for group meetings. Interested in playing other card games? For more information, call Lorna Jean at 403-227-7211.

Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation Red Deer Chapter monthly meeting will be held on Oct. 1 at The Manor Building at the corner of 49 St. and 48 Ave. at 7 p.m. Phone 403-346-7337.

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.

Just Posted

Climate change’s impact on outdoor hockey discussed in Red Deer

Red Deer River Watershed Alliance held a forum Friday at the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame

Collision between Red Deer transit bus and truck investigated by RCMP

No one on bus was hurt, truck driver had minor injuries

Eckville man facing about 80 child sexual exploitation charges in court

More than half a million photos and videos found on electronic devices

Good-bye ice and snow, hello potholes on Red Deer roads

City workers will be spending 20 hours a day on various road repairs

Red Deer woman wins $1 million in lottery

A Red Deer woman spent $5 on a lottery ticket and became… Continue reading

WATCH: Fashion show highlights Cree designers

The fashion show was part of a Samson Cree Nation conference on MMIW

Puddle splashing: A rite of spring

Is there anything more fun than driving through water-filled potholes in the… Continue reading

Special evaluations can help seniors cope with cancer care

Before she could start breast cancer treatment, Nancy Simpson had to walk… Continue reading

Home renovator Mike Holmes oversees reno for paralyzed Humboldt Broncos player

AIRDRIE, Alta. — One of Canada’s most recognizable home renovators has acted… Continue reading

The endless war against invasive species

Group looks to protect native ecological environments in Alberta

WATCH: Fashion show highlights Cree designers

The fashion show was part of a Samson Cree Nation conference on MMIW

Flyers, Blackhawks, Sabres and Lightning to Europe in ‘19-20

Jakub Voracek was psyched at the mere suggestion the Philadelphia Flyers might… Continue reading

Danish receiver Nielsen looking to defy the odds again, this time at CFL combine

TORONTO — He’s coming to the CFL’s national combine as a definite… Continue reading

Mom with kids on YouTube channel suspected of child abuse

MARICOPA, Ariz. — A woman who operated a popular YouTube channel featuring… Continue reading

Most Read