The Trochu Quilting Retreat takes place this coming weekend for three days, October 15,16 and 17.
A group of 48 women have pre-registered to fill all spots, so there is no vacancy for additional entries.
Grace Olfert is the organizer for this event, which starts Friday at 1:00 pm, and will run until Sunday at 4:00 pm. The Retreat draws eager quilters from all over Alberta, and even some from Saskatchewan. The women are lucky enough to have all their meals prepared for them, by Grace's daughter,

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Precious Cargo Performs
The Elnora Hall was packed full on the night of September 15th for a special performance by Precious Cargo. The Thompson sisters, now Amy Thompson, Barb Butler, and Julie Hallman, put on a vibrant, fun-filled show. They had some help, as concert pianist Marvin Goldstein entertained the crowd with medley's from famous musicals such as "The Sound of Music," and kept the audience amused with his comedic manner. Later that evening, the Badlanders II provided perfect dancing music to end the night.

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Children's Theatre 'Sleeping Beauty' at hit

 

Sleeping Beauty has been put to rest, but what a ride it had!
Four years of performances prepared in a month with more kids trying out every year. Vicki Friesen, director and producer, makes sure every child who tries out gets a part. There were 41 actors between the ages of three months and 15 years. This year's production performed four shows in three days.
The Children's Theatre could not survive without the support of businesses and patrons alike. This year we had kids from Linden, Trochu

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The Three Hills Farmers Market made history on Tuesday, September 28th, by breaking their own record, with 85 tables, and 55 vendors present to mark the final market of the 2010 season. Arnold Stauffer, the Manager for the Market comments on this year's success,"It's fantastic. It's more than double from last year. A whole package of things have contributed to this success". By that, he means the variety of vendors with everything from clothing, baking, candles, wine, and produce, to woodwork,

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