The Lloydminster Native Friendship Centre, in collaboration with SaskEnergy, invites you to donate your gently used, clean warm clothing to help those in need. You’ll not only wind up with a cleaner closet, but also feel good doing it. Please drop off at the Centre, 4602 - 49 Ave.
Check out the LABIS Store, 4920 - 50 St. Find gently used clothing and books in the store, all for a fraction of the price. Come in on Wednesdays and draw to receive 10, 25 or 50 per cent off your entire purchase! All donations are greatly appreciated, and all proceeds fund the Life Enrichment Program for brain injured persons.
Looking to form a cribbage club in Lloydminster. Fun only, no gambling. Contact Michael at firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
LABIS WALKING PROGRAM
FREE walking program for stroke and brain Injured persons. LABIS has introduced a new walking program on Tuesdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the track in the Servus Sports Center. For more information please call 306-825-7212.
FRESH FOOD BOX
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 email@example.com 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.
PARKINSON SUPPORT GROUP
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.
CHASE THE ACE
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 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.
EVERY TUESDAY —
The Lloydminster Concerned Citizens for Seniors Care meets every Tuesday at the Legacy Center at noon – 1:30 p.m. Lunch is available for $8, please reserve before Tues, morning at 780-875-4584.
EVERY TUESDAY — VOLLEYBALL
Drop in volleyball from 10 a.m to. 1 p.m. Takes place at the Service Sports Centre and everyone is welcome, non-competitive and no experience is necessary. Come for fun and exercise and meet some great people.
EVERY TUESDAY — Toastmasters
The Lloydminster Toastmasters Club offers a friendly and welcoming atmosphere to develop and sharpen your Public Speaking and Leadership Skills. Are you preparing for a job interview? Are you a new manager? Do you have to make presentations? Would you like to improve your public speaking skills or do you enjoy competition? If any of these apply to you, attend a meeting. We welcome guests at all our meetings. Get in touch if you have any questions Twitter: @LloydTMClub Facebook: lloydminstertoastmasters, Text: 780-905-7599. We meet Every Tuesday from 7pm to 9pm Lakeland College Lloyd Campus Room 101.
Every Tuesday — Adapted Yoga
10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the workshop room at the Community Services Centre. Free for MS Society members or a $10 membership fee for non members. For more information contact Patty at the MS Office, 780-871-0513.
WEDNESDAYS — PIE BINGO
Bingo will be held in the Waseca Community Centre, 201 Railway Ave E, starting at 7 p.m. Five cents per card, per game, blackout game halfway through 10 cents per card. Come out and enjoy an evening of Bingo. Everyone welcome.
Every Friday — Aqualite
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.
Nov. 1 – 22 — Excel series
Lloydminster Learning Council will be offering a four Night Excel Series, Tuesday nights starting from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Fee is $140. Create, edit and format simple formulas, graphs, filters and data analysis in basic worksheets. Bring USB memory stick. Call Gerri to register 780-875-5763.
Nov. 5, Dec. 3 — FALL TOURNEYS
Paradise Hill Senior Crib Tournaments at the Paradise Hill Curling Rink Start time 11 a.m. lunch $10, Crib $10. No partners needed. For more info call Karrie Jordan at 306-344-7372.
Nov. 3 - 24 —
Social Media Marketing
Thursday nights, from 6:30 – 830 p.m. Fee is $125. Target Audience: Business, Non Profit or Home Based Business. How to use social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, Periscope, and YouTube) in your marketing. Call 780-875-5763 to register.
NOV. 17 — WHIST TOURNEY
Military Whist Tournament at the Legacy Centre. Play begins at 10 am., cost is $10 to play and $10 for lunch. Everyone welcome. Call Legacy office for more info at 780-875-4584.
Nov. 17 — MS Young People’s Group
6 p.m. at the Community Services Building. For those affected by MS between the ages 18-40 and their family members/support partners. This month is a Chinese smorg at Sunny’s Family Restaurant, so please call to register so we have enough food. For more information contact Patty at 780-871-0513.
NOV. 18 — Tea and bake sale
Points West Living Fall Tea and Bake Sale, 4025-56 Ave., from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Three dollars per person, includes coffee/tea and dessert, as well as an entry for the door prize. There are also $2 raffle tickets for one of many gift baskets, as well as a silent auction.
NOV. 19 — TURKEY SHOOT
Rick Lavigne Memorial Turkey Shoot at The Moose Lodge, 5213 - 57 St., Lloydminster, AB. 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. Age divisions: 16 and over (adult), 12 to 16 (youth), six to 12 (kids). There will also be a Nerf gun shoot for children under six. Silent auction to take place during the turkey shoot; funds raised will be donated to the Lori Craven Memorial Foundation. Everyone welcome!
NOV. 19 — WHIST TOURNEY
Military Whist Tournament at the Legacy Centre. Play begins at 10 a.m.Cost is $10 to play and $10 for lunch. Everyone welcome. Call Legacy office for more info at 780-875-4584.
NOV. 19—Reiki Share
Saturday morning Reiki Share (hands on practice) in Lloydminster at 10 a.m. at Serenity Yoga Studio (Bay 14B, 1805-50 Ave, next to the south side Fabutan; (http://www.balance4life.ca). Open to all Reiki Practitioners (Level 1 and up) Cost is $10, or pay as you’re able. Contact Loretta @780-808-1700 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to pre-register. Next share will be in January, 2017.
Nov. 20—charity haircuts
From 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. at LCHS, 5615-42 St., Women Warriors and community partners Lloydminster Public School Division LCHS Barons Club Cosmo, Holy Rosary High School, Lakeland College, Chatters Lloydminster and IBS for our 2nd Annual Haircuts for Santa Toys. Licensed hairstylists will cut hair and cosmetology students will wash and style hair to raise funds for Santa toys for kids. This year we’ll be donating to various non-profit organizations in Lloydminster, includng the Lloydminster Native Friendship Centre Santa party, and the Interval Home families in shelter. First come, first serve basis and there is no set prices for haircuts and styles, please donate whatever you can. All ages welcome.There will be silent auction items to bid on. If you’re a local business that would like to donate a door prize or a stylist that would like to volunteer please contact Shelley Wiart by phone 780.872.0877 or email Shelley@womenwarriors.club.
NOV. 20—Moose Breakfast
5213 - 57 Street, Lloydminster, Alta. 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. $8.00 per plate. Everyone welcome to come out and enjoy a great breakfast!
NOV. 20—CHRISTMAS HOUSE
The Lights and Sounds of Christmas House begins at 6 p.m., 5704-30 St., Stop by and join Big Brothers Big Sisters to celebrate the beginning of the Christmas season! Donations will be accepted for Big Brothers Big Sisters, The Goat’s Christmas Wish & Real Country 95.9 Gift of Christmas.!
Nov. 21—ROAD TRIP
Legacy Centre is hosting a pre-Christmas bus trip. We’re off to RoseBud Theatre Christmas Supper/Show, Great Canadian Barndance Christmas Supper/Show, Spruce Meadows International Christmas Market and more! Three nights and four days—always a popular and fun trip. Don’t wait too long to book as this trip fills up fast ! Call Legacy office for more info at 780-875-4584.
Nov. 23—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 780-871-0513.
Nov. 26—Soup and Sandwich
Noon to 1 p.m. Our topic this month is time & energy saving ideas for the Christmas season. Call Patty at the MS office to register 780-871-0513.
NOV. 26—XMAS MARKET
The Tulliby Lake Educational Foundation is hosting Merry Christmas Market at the Tulliby Lake Communiplex from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. This event is a fundraiser for the foundation and the concession is fundraiser for the 4-H group. Fresh breads, cookies and pies, soaps, cosmetics and home decor, mittens scarves, cozy blankets and much more! Come buy some Christmas presents!
Nov. 26—Craft and Trade Show
The Paradise Hill CWL will be hosting its annual Craft and Trade Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the new Community Center.. Lunch is available. For more information please contact Krissy @ 1-306-830-2461.
Nov 29 – Dec 6—BEGINNER iPHONE
Lloydminster Learning Council will be offering a twopart Beginner iPhone class to use your features to the fullest. These classes are 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. The fee is $70 for both nights. Please call Gerri for more info at 780-875-5763.
Nov. 30— BEGINNER iPAD
Lloydminster Learning Council from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Fee is $40. Learn the basics: downloading an app, configuring email, browsing the Internet and accessing music/video Bring: fully charged iPad with Apple ID & email account. Call Gerri at 780-875-5763 to register.
DEC. 3—BAKE SALE
Holy Spirit Ukrainian Catholic Church Christmas peroghy and bake sale, 5120 - 54A St., Lloydminster.From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch will be available. Contact: Father Bill Hupalo 780-977-4244.
Dec. 4—POttery sale
The Lloydminster Potters Guild invites you to our Handmade for the Holidays Pottery Sale, noon-4 p.m. at the Lloydminster Cultural & Science Centre, west door. Come meet the artisans, do some shopping and enjoy some refreshments with us.
Social dance at the Legacy Centre, 5101-46 st., 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Music by Leon Oachs. Adults $12, teens $5.
Mar. 6 – 20— Cross Stitch
Lloydminster Learning Council is pleased to offer Cross Stitch Basics for three weeks, Mon. nights from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Fee is $45. Supplies are provided! Learn basic stitches, change colors & read easy patterns. Call Gerri to register, 780-875-5763.
Mar. 21—Family literacy
Lloydminster Learning Council will be hosting Intro to Family Literacy Certificate Workshop from 9 - 4 p.m. No fee. Please join Tracey Earl Wolfe for a fun-packed day to increase awareness of literacy, family and family literacy. Call 780-875-5763 to sign up.
Trauma—Now What, a presentation, sponsored by Walking Through Grief Society, recognizing Family Violence month. Kitscoty Legion hall, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Open to all who are interested in the supports available and the process when trauma may visit your house. Speakers are RCMP, Victims Services and a mental health and emotional wellness counsellor. Free to all and refreshments available.
April 4—Garden stakes
Lloydminster Learning Council will be offering a fun-filled night crafting Garden Stakes from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.. Fee is 40 and all supplies provided by instructor. Call Gerri at 780-875-5763 for more info.
April 11 & 12—Mental health first aid
Lloydminster Learning Council with Neil Harris is pleased to offer a two day Mental Health First Aid class from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Fee is $150. Identify mental health problems and intervention strategies. MHFA covers; substance/mood/anxiety and psychotic related disorders. Crisis situations covered: Overdoses, suicidal behavior, panic attacks, reactions to traumatic events and psychotic episodes. Participants must attend all 12 hours to receive a certificate. Target audience: General public, teachers, health service providers, emergency workers, frontline workers who deal with the public, volunteers, human resource professionals, employers and community groups. Please call Gerri for more info at 780-875-5763.