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January 31, 2017 12:00 AM

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Oil Wives Club of Lloydminster
Is a social club of wives whose husbands are employed in the oil and gas industry. We have dinner meetings the third Tuesday of each month September through June. If you are looking for an evening out please join us for a meal, short business meeting and enjoy simple entertainment afterward. Please contact Angela Gaudry at 639-840-2112, email angela.gaudry@gmail.com if you are interested or have questions.
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 lloyd.mwfp@sasktel.net for more information. Check out their website at www.midwestfoodresources.com. 
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.
CLOTHING DRIVE
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.
LABIS STORE
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.
CRIBBAGE PLAYERS
Looking to form a cribbage club in Lloydminster. Fun only, no gambling. Contact Michael at mrmikey@mac.com or 306-821-4047.
SATELLITE BINGO
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.
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.
OUTREACH LUNCH
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.
TAI CHI
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
CONCERNED CITIZENS
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? Get in touch if you have any questions Twitter: @LloydTMClub Facebook: lloydminstertoastmasters, Text: 780-905-7599. We meet Every Tuesday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Lakeland College Lloyd Campus Room 1017.
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 — Card Game
Every Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at the Legacy Centre, “500” card game will be played. Even if you don’t know how to play, come out and be taught. Call Legacy office for more info at 780-875-4584.
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.
Jan. 31 — Adapted Yoga
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. at the Community Services Centre (Workshop Room). For more information contact the MS Office, 780-871-0513.
Jan. 31 — MS Soup and Sandwich
Noon to 1 p.m. Our speaker is Amanda Renaud from Synergy Credit Union, who will be speaking about wills and estates. Come and enjoy lunch on us. Call the MS office to register 780-871-0513.
Feb. 1 — LEARN ENGLISH
Lloydminster Learning Council will be offering Conversational Classes for English Learning Language for 10 weeks starting Jan 31, Tues. and Thurs. 7 – 9 p.m.  Fee is $100. Or Women’s Program—childminding and transportation provided, for 10 weeks, starting Wed 1- 3 p.m.  Fee is $80. Free to Saskatchewan eligible residents.  Call 780-875-5763 for more info.
FEB. 1 — DANCE
Family Dance at the Moose Lodge, 5213 - 57 St., Lloydminster. Adults: $10 per person, kids - free. Music by DJ. 8 p.m. to midnight, lunch at 11 p.m.
FEB. 1—charity BARBECUE
11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Big Brothers Big Sisters. Can’t make it? No problem, pre-order for your organization, school or business by Jan. 27. Call 306-825-5757 to order.
FEB. 4 — FUNDRAISER
Kitscoty and District Rural Crime Watch are hosting a fundraiser at the Kitscoty Hall, Saturday, Feb. 4. Dinner and entertainment, happy hour 5 p.m., supper 6 p.m. Entertainer:  Herb Dixon, a clean comedian - 7:30 p.m. Raffles and silent auction items. For tickets call Paul at 780-871-8836 Darrell at 780-808-1101 or Wheatfield Inn, Kitscoty or Village of Kitscoty Office.
FEB. 7 — WORKSHOP
LiveWell with Chronic Conditions Workshop. Tuesdays Feb. 7 – Mar. 12, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PN Plaza, Strides Area, Suite 109. To register call 306-446-8613 or 1-888-922-5867 or email chronicdisease@pnrha.ca.
FEB. 6 & 7 — DIVORCE SUPPORT
Walking Through Grief Society — Hope After Loss-Audra’s Legacy, is offering a 10-week program for loss incurred by divorce. Divorce Support group is for for children ages 5-17.  Start date is Feb. 6 and 7 at 4 p.m. in Vermilion, with a one time registration fee of $20. (Subsidy available). To register or for more information contact Shirley at 780-846-2576 or 780-871-1750.
FEB. 7 — COMPUTER COURSE
Lloydminster Learning Council will be offering a five night Excel Series program (beginner to intermediate), Tuesday nights, starting from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Fee is $175. Create, edit and format simple formulas, graphs, filters and data analysis in basic worksheets. Prerequisite: basic computer experience; manage files and folders.  Call 780-875-5763.
Feb. 9 — Projects Luncheon
Exhibition grounds Prairie room —
www.lloydconstruction.ca to register.
FEB. 9 — REUNION
Retired Nurses Group. Please join us for lunch and fellowship at 11:45 a.m. at The Clocktower, corner 50 St. & 50 Ave., Lloydminster. Contact Joyce by return email or 780-875-1854, Rose 780-875-8268, or Faye 306-825-2008 by noon Febr. 8 to confirm your attendance.
FEB. 10 — DANCE
Lloyd Social Family Dance at Legacy Center. Band is Country Swing. Dancing: 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Adults $12, teens $5, 12 and under free.

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