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September 19, 2016 12:42 PM

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The Lloydminster Concerned Citizens for Senior Care Society meets Tuesdays at noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Legacy Center.  Lunch is available for $8, please reserve before Tues. morning at 780-875-4584. Everyone Welcome.
For your convenience an ADDITIONAL CLOTHING DONATION BIN has been placed in front of the LABIS Office on Highway 16 (#3, 4620 - 44th St.) Please donate your gently used clothing to this new bin location or to the LABIS Second Chance Clothing Store at 4920 50 St. With the help of your donations, all proceeds go directly to our Life Enrichment Program for brain injured persons. We greatly appreciate all donations made.
Looking to form a cribbage club in Lloydminster. Fun only, no gambling. Contact Michael at mrmikey@mac.com or 306-821-4047.
Bingo at the Moose Lodge, 5213-57 St., doors open at 5 p.m. Bingo satellite, hot balls, nevadas and concession will go Mondays and Wednesdays. Must be 18 to play.
FREE walking program for stroke and brain Injured persons. LABIS has introduced a new walking program on Tuesdays from 1pm-2:30pm at the track in the Servus Sports Center.  For more information please call 306-825-7212.
Orders must be placed on or before the first and third Thursday of each month and can be dropped off upstairs at 201 5001-50 Ave. Pickup on the second and fourth Thursday of each month at the Lloydminster Native Friendship Centre. Cost is $10 and $15 for mixed produce boxes, $10 for only fruit and $25 for organic boxes. Phone 306-825-2606 or email lloyd.mwfp@sasktel.net for more information. Check out their website at www.midwestfoodresources.com. 
At the Legacy Centre on Tuesdays at noon. All seniors welcome to join them for lunch. Cost is $8 per person. They ask that you reserve your spot by noon the day before so they know how many to cook for.  Call the Legacy office for more information or register at 780-875-4584.
The Lloydminster Support Group for Parkinson Disease meets at the Southridge Community Church (5701 - 41 St) from 2 to 4 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Support and education is available at each meeting. Please call 780-808-5006 for information.
Every Thursday night at the Lloydminster Legion draw is made. $5 a ticket. Every night 20 per cent of the week’s sale is won and winner gets to draw for ace and the big pot. All proceeds go to the Lloydminster Health Foundation, the Legion and the Kiwanis for community projects.
An ancient Chinese exercise that’s perfect for all ages. These slow rhythmic movements will strengthen the entire body, improve flexibility and balance, as well as reduce stress. New beginner’s class starting Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Knox Presbyterian Church, 5115 49 St. Try the first class for free. For more information please call 780-872-7401 and find us on the web at www.western.canada.taoist.org/lloydminster.
Sept. 20, Oct. 18 & Nov 15. — Support group
Prairie North Health Region Support Group for Caregivers of People Living with Dementias. 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Community Health Service Building (beside the Lloydminster Hospital), 3830 – 43 Ave., Lloydminster, Sask. For further information and to register, please phone: 306-820-6250
Sept. 21 — Coffee crew
MS Society Coffee Crew: 1:30 p.m. at Second Cup in Lloydminster. Open to anyone living with MS and their support partners/family/friends. For more information contact Patty at the MS Office, 780-871-0513.
Sept. 21 — Hall of Fame awards
Lloydminster Aviation Hall of Fame proudly presents our 2016 awards recognizing outstanding individuals and contributions in aviation at the Lloydminster Airport. Doors open: 6 p.m., presentations begin at 7 p.m. The next call for inductions will be in 2018. For more information and to pick up your ticket(s), please RSVP before Sept. 12. Fred or Wade at Lloydminster Municipal Airport: 780-875-9215, Steve at Border City Aviation 780-875-5834, or email: CLAHF2016@gmail.com.
Sept.23 — Aqualite
Every Friday at 9:30 a.m. at the Lloydminster Leisure Centre. Free to all people who have MS and their support partners. Call Patty at the MS office to register 780-871-0513.
Sept. 23 — Library closed
The Library will be closed Friday, Sept. 23. We’re replacing carpet in our entrance area. Staff will be available by telephone or email to answer questions, renew books or put items on hold for you from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  780-875-0850 for renewals, reserves, library office. 780-875-6523, for reference, inter-library loans. Email: info@lloydminster.info. You can return materials at any time to the 24 hour book drop at the main (south) entrance to Atrium Centre. We reopen Saturday morning at 10 a.m.
Sept. 25 — Fall supper
Fort Pitt Annual Fall Supper serving traditional turkey and all the fixings will be held Sept 25 at the Fort Pitt Hall from 4:30 p.m.  to 6:30 p.m. Adults $15, 6 - 12 , $7. Sponsored by the Fort Pitt Memorial Club and the All Saints Anglican Women.
Sept. 26 - Dec. 11 — ALPHA
Wednesday evenings 6 p.m.-8 p.m. at St Anthony’s Parish Hall. Looking for an opportunity to grow in your faith? The ALPHA is for You! The evening includes a free meal, a professional ALPHA video teaching, followed by an open discussion. The talks are designed to encourage conversation and explore basics of the Christian faith in a friendly, openand informal environment. Please RSVP to Tom and Eileen Cavanagh @ 780-875-3561 or Christine Aalbers @ 780-872-5831.
Sept. 26 — Fun fundraiser
The Ecole St. Thomas Fundraising Committee present’s Will Stroet and the backyard band. Will Stroet, the award-winning entertainer and star of Will’s Jams on Kids’ CBC television. Please come out and support our Fall Fundraiser. For more information contact Stacey Rousson, Fundraising Coordinator, at sbrousson@yahoo.ca Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show begins at 7 p.m. in the Ecole St. Thomas gym. Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased at the door. Two years old and under are free. Cash only please.
Sept. 27 — Road trip!
Deposit to save your spot. Legacy Centre, once again, is off to Minot, N.D. for the Scandinavian Hostfest.This will be our last year going for a while (too many other places to go and see). Leaving Sept. 27 and home Oct. 1 aboard Columbine Coachlines. Three full days of music, food and fun! $200 deposit needed to reserve your spot. This trip fills up fast so don’t wait too long! Call Legacy office for full price and other info @ 780-875-4584.
Sept. 27 — Last barbecue
Walking Through grief Society will be holding its final fund raising barbecue Sept. 27 from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. at Sobeys.  Funds raised will support Hope After Loss — Audra’s Legacy (children Grief Support) and Victims of Homicide Support program. Come and enjoy a burger and support the Society.
Oct. 1 — Movie day
Coffee time movie at 10 a.m. is the Secret Life of Bees, a story of 14 year old Lily Owens and her flight toward unexpected love, grace and spirituality. Matinee Movie at 3 p.m. is Zootopia, the delightful animated Disney Movie, set in the mammal metropolis of Zootopia. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by a responsible adult. No drop offs. The evening movie begins at 7 p.m. with Milk, (Rated R) starring academy award winner Sean Penn, based on the inspiring true story of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay man elected to major public office in the US. Free admission, snacks available for purchase. Movie Day is at Grace United Church New Hall, use east door at 50 Ave. near 47 St.

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