The Trochu Drop-in’s monthly bingo and birthday celebrations were held on Tuesday, July 10. Jim Deering, with the assistance of Ron Mossop, called the numbers for a variety of ten games. Jean Richmond was very delighted to have all the right numbers for the blackout prize. Bill Kallos, a daily visitor from Elnora and a regular bingo player, was overjoyed to be the sole winner of five of the games. Happy birthday was sung and those present to have their picture taken was Irene Diack, Jim De

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Thursday,, Dec. 21 is the first day of winter, also the shortest day of the year and with Christmas fast approaching, snow is anticipated. The decorating elves have done an awesome job of lighting up the Arboretum. You will have until New Years Day to take in this spectacular sight and if you do, look for the ten Lord’s a Leaping. Many homes are decked out with lights and santas, snowmen, etc. that come to light in the evening darkness. This Wednesday and Thursday afternoon, the Kindergart

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The harvest is in, gardens and flowers have been put to rest and trees now stand barren. Thanksgiving is past but many turkey dinners are yet to be enjoyed in the coming weeks. Meetings start up in the fall, too. St. Mary’s Auxiliary held the first meeting on Sept. 19 at which time it was decided to have a Christmas Tea in November - on Thursday, Nov. 2. Phyllis Steinbach was a life member for well over 50 years and, to honor her memory, lemon meringue pie will be served as this was her mo

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Now that summer is over, welcome the fall season with its colourful display of red, yellow and glistening gold. Take a drive out in the country and enjoy nature’s beauty.

The monthly Bingo and Birthday celebrations were held at the Drop In on Tuesday, Sept. 15 with a number of members and guests coming out to enjoy an afternoon of fun and laughter. Ron Mossop, assisted by Bruce Guard, called the numbers for the ten games played. Ron called the right numbers for Dianne Bersett who was so pl

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