Switchboard – November 22

• Tony Connelly Singers Choral Group invites everyone to join them on Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m. at the Senior Citizens Downtown House. Musical instruments encouraged. Call Shirley at 403-342-5904, or Alice at 403-343-3688 for more information.

• Tony Connelly Singers Choral Group invites everyone to join them on Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m. at the Senior Citizens Downtown House. Musical instruments encouraged. Call Shirley at 403-342-5904, or Alice at 403-343-3688 for more information.

• Boomtown Trail Cowboy Church meets the second and last Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Elnora Drop In Centre. Cowboy boots and hats welcome. The next date is Nov. 24. For more information, call 403-749-2047 and 403-773-3600.

• Autism Collaboration Meeting for parents, caregivers and service providers will be held on Nov. 25, 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Red Deer Lodge. The meeting will be facilitated by Dr. Keith Goulden. Pre-register before Nov. 23 by calling 403-340-2606 or email info@rdcsc.ca.

• Red Deer City Citizens on Patrol Association Annual General Meeting will be presented on Nov. 23, 7 p.m. at the Red Deer City RCMP Detachment. All interested citizens invited. To find out more email to troy_ropchan@telus.net, or phone 403-358-6301.

• Magdalene House Society presents the Dark Side of Chocolate on Nov. 23, 7:30 p.m. at Matchbox Theatre. Admission by donation. See this documentary about allegations of trafficking of children and child labour in the international chocolate industry.

• Meet the Doula Night will be held at Family First Chiropractic on Erickson Dr. on Nov. 23 at 7 p.m. Red Deer Doula Association invites interested public to meet doulas, past clients, and find out the services doulas offer in birthing. Contact Shannon at 403-885-4250, or see www.reddeerdoulaassociation.com

• Tools for Success — Immigrant and Foreign Worker Information Session will be offered on Nov. 23, 5 to 9 p.m. at Red Deer Lodge. To register, call 403-346-8818, or email to toolsforsuccess2010@gmail.com.

• Red Deer Legion Branch #35 offers karaoke at Molly B’s Pub on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7 p.m., and wing night on Thursdays from 5 to 10 p.m. Phone 403-346-0035.

• Drop in Carpet Bowling at the Golden Circle runs each Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. There is a drop in fee of $2. For more information please call Carol at 403-302-9004.

• Ghosts, Monsters, and Other Wilde Things: New Works by Red Deer College authors book launch takes place on Nov. 24, 7:30 p.m. at the RDC Library. Three faculty members, Nancy Batty, Laura Davis, and Heather Marcovitch from the English department at RDC have recently released new books. Free admission and snacks. See www.rdc.ab.ca/library or phone 403-342-3152.

• Red Deer Branch of Alberta Genealogical Society meeting will be held on Nov. 24, 7 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Bower neighbourhood. Members are asked to bring a piece of genealogical memorabilia, or a favourite item collected as part of their genealogy to speak about. Contact Mary-Joan at 403-346-3886.

• Golden Circle Ho-Downers are a fun band of seniors who entertain other seniors in nursing homes, lodges and by special request. Practices are held on Wednesdays starting at 2 p.m. Everyone welcome. For more information call Bea at 403-346-5802.

• The Red Deer and Central Alberta Chapter of the Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories hosts an Early Stage Group on the last Wednesday of each month from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at #101, 4805 – 48 Ave., Red Deer. Pre-screening is required. Next meeting is Nov. 24. For information phone 403-346-2540 or see www.alzheimer.ab.ca

• Innisfail and District Garden Club meets the fourth Wednesday of each month (except Dec.) at 7 p.m. at the Drop In Centre. Meetings feature speakers, tours, films, contests, plant exchanges and more. For more information call Davina at 403-227-1141.

• Red Deer Legion Old Time Dance with Silver and Gold is on Nov. 24 at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $6, or $11.95 with buffet starting at 5 p.m. Phone 403-342-0035.

• Law and Order Lunch presentation by Rance Bueckert on safe visitation and monitored exchange will be offered by Women’s Outreach Society on Nov. 25 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Snacks and beverages provided. Please bring your own lunch. Please RSVP to Lindsay at 403-347-2480.

• Red Deer Scottish Country Dancers will host St. Andrew’s Supper and Dance at Balmoral Community Hall on Nov. 26 starting at 6 p.m. Highlights include roast beef supper, ceilidh, and Scottish country dancing for all. Adults cost $17 each, children cost $6 each. For information and tickets contact Lily at 403-343-0975, or Bob at 403-346-4594.

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