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Feb 03
Olds Municipal Library Movie Monday
Olds Municipal Library
Monday 03:30 pm

Join us on the first Monday of the month for a film that celebrates the love of visual and cinema arts! Free! No need to register, just pop in and bring a friend! (Donations accepted at the door; popcorn provided.) Next date is Monday, February 3rd. The Afternoon Movie is at 3:30 pm featuring “Abominable. The Evening Movie is at 6:30 pm (13+ to adult) featuring “Angel Has Fallen.

Feb 03
Olds Municipal Library Movie Monday
Olds Municipal Library
Monday 06:30 pm

Join us on the first Monday of the month for a film that celebrates the love of visual and cinema arts! Free! No need to register, just pop in and bring a friend! (Donations accepted at the door; popcorn provided.) Next date is Monday, February 3rd. The Afternoon Movie is at 3:30 pm featuring “Abominable. The Evening Movie is at 6:30 pm (13+ to adult) featuring “Angel Has Fallen.

Feb 04
Carstairs Community Chest Annual Meeting
Carstairs Town Office
Tuesday 01:30 pm

Tuesday, February 4, at 1:30 pm at Carstairs Town Office conference room. Canvassers and those interested are welcome to attend. Help affirm the local charities supported for the annual charity drive in April.  Recently a fire victim was given a much needed cash donation as mandated in bylaws. Canvassers urgently needed.  For information call 403 337 2191. 

Feb 06
Carstairs Legion Bingo Nights
Carstairs Legion - Branch #53
Thursday 07:15 pm

Bingo runs every Thursday Night at the Carstairs Legion. Early Bird Games start at 7:15 pm. Regular Games immediately follow. Information call Legion at 403-337-3775. Next bingo is Thursday, February 6th.

Feb 06
Big Prairie Community Association Monthly Meeting
Big Prairie Community Hall
Thursday 07:30 pm

Join us for the monthly meeting of the Big Prairie Community Association on Thursday, February 6th, starting at 7:30 pm, at the Big Prairie Community Hall. The monthly meeting is held the first Thursday of every month. For more information on the regular meeting, rentals or hall rates, contact Joan at 403-637-2639.

Feb 07
Sundre Arts Development Centre - Matilda: The Musical
Sundre Arts Centre
Friday 07:00 pm

B.S. Productions presents Roald Dahl’s Matilda: The Musical. All ages. Family friendly. Performance Dates: Friday, February 7th; Saturday, February 8th; Sunday, February 9th; Thursday, February 13th; Friday, February 14th and Saturday, February 15th. Time for all shows: Doors 7 pm – Show 7:30 pm except Sunday, Feb 9th (Matinee): Doors  1:30 pm – Show 2 pm. Ticket Info: www.sundreartscentre.com/bsp_matilda.html
 

Feb 08
Graham Hall Crib Tournament
Graham Community Hall
Saturday 09:30 am

Join us for the monthly Graham Hall Crib Tournament. The next one will be on Saturday, February 8th, with registration at 9:30 a.m., and start at 10 a.m. Cost for Crib is $10 per person and Lunch for $5. The tournaments run the second Saturday of the month from October through April.

Feb 08
Water Valley Community Association Volunteer Appreciation Dinner
Water Valley Community Hall
Saturday 06:00 pm

Volunteer Appreciations Dinner: Set for Saturday, February 8th. Please RSVP with Palendat@hotmail.com.​​

Feb 08
Sundre Arts Development Centre - Matilda: The Musical
Sundre Arts Centre
Saturday 07:00 pm

B.S. Productions presents Roald Dahl’s Matilda: The Musical. All ages. Family friendly. Performance Dates: Friday, February 7th; Saturday, February 8th; Sunday, February 9th; Thursday, February 13th; Friday, February 14th and Saturday, February 15th. Time for all shows: Doors 7 pm – Show 7:30 pm except Sunday, Feb 9th (Matinee): Doors  1:30 pm – Show 2 pm. Ticket Info: www.sundreartscentre.com/bsp_matilda.html

Feb 09
Mountain View Film Group Presents!
Mayfair Cinema - Olds
Sunday 11:30 am

The Mountain View Film Group presents Tel Aviv On Fire on Sunday, February 9th. Showings are 11:30 am and 3 pm at Mayfair Cinema in Olds (4910 - 50 Avenue). Regular admission: $10; student admission: $5. Visit us online at www.mountainviewfilmgroup.com for more! Mountain View Film Group gratefully acknowledges our partnership with Film Circuit, presented by TIFF, and its sponsors and supporters. For more information about Film Circuit and to view a full list of their sponsors and supporters, please visit www.tiff.net/filmcircuit

  • Tel Aviv On Fire
  • 11:30am & 3:00pm, Sunday, February 9, 2020
  • Running Time: 112 minutes
  • Alberta Film Rating: 14A (Frequent Course Language)
Feb 09
Sundre Arts Development Centre - Matilda: The Musical
Sundre Arts Centre
Sunday 01:30 pm

B.S. Productions presents Roald Dahl’s Matilda: The Musical. All ages. Family friendly. Performance Dates: Friday, February 7th; Saturday, February 8th; Sunday, February 9th; Thursday, February 13th; Friday, February 14th and Saturday, February 15th. Time for all shows: Doors 7 pm – Show 7:30 pm except Sunday, Feb 9th (Matinee): Doors  1:30 pm – Show 2 pm. Ticket Info: www.sundreartscentre.com/bsp_matilda.html

Feb 09
Mountain View Film Group Presents!
Mayfair Cinema - Olds
Sunday 03:00 pm

The Mountain View Film Group presents Tel Aviv On Fire on Sunday, February 9th. Showings are 11:30 am and 3 pm at Mayfair Cinema in Olds (4910 - 50 Avenue). Regular admission: $10; student admission: $5. Visit us online at www.mountainviewfilmgroup.com for more! Mountain View Film Group gratefully acknowledges our partnership with Film Circuit, presented by TIFF, and its sponsors and supporters. For more information about Film Circuit and to view a full list of their sponsors and supporters, please visit www.tiff.net/filmcircuit

  • Tel Aviv On Fire
  • 11:30am & 3:00pm, Sunday, February 9, 2020
  • Running Time: 112 minutes
  • Alberta Film Rating: 14A (Frequent Course Language)
Feb 10
Eagle Hill Seniors Coffee Time
Eagle Hill Memorial Community Centre
Monday 01:30 pm

Please join us for Seniors Coffee Time, every second and fourth Monday of the month at 1:30 p.m. at the EHMCC. Cost is $3 per person. Next date is Monday, February 10th.

Feb 10
Bearberry Wapitana Society - Crime Watch Group Follow-up
Bearberry Community Hall
Monday 07:00 pm

Join us on Monday, February 10th for a follow-up meeting for the Bearberry Crime Watch Group. Interested community members welcome! Start: 7 pm at the Bearberry Community Hall.
 

Feb 12
Regular County Council Meeting
Mountain View County Council Chambers
Wednesday 09:00 am

Mountain View County Council Regular Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, February 12, 2020.

Held in MVC Council Chambers at the County Office. Starts at or after 9 am.

Public welcome for open sessions.

View Agenda: Regular Council Meeting Agendas Link

Feb 12
Bergen Community Association Wednesday Coffee Mornings
Bergen Community Hall
Wednesday 10:00 am

The next Wednesday Coffee Morning is set for Wednesday, February 12th at the Bergen Community Hall. Enjoy visiting with neighbours and friends from 10 am to noon at this free weekly event. Info: www.bergenhall.com.

Feb 12
Carstairs Library Valentine’s Film Night
Carstairs Public Library - 1402 Scarlett Ranch Blvd
Wednesday 06:30 pm

Join us for Valentine’s Film Night featuring “Hitch” on Wednesday, February 12th at 6:30 pm.  There will be freebies including popcorn and beverages! The movie night is at the Carstairs Public Library. Call 403-337-3943 or information.

Feb 12
Bergen Community Assocation Monthly Meeting
Bergen Community Hall
Wednesday 07:30 pm

The Bergen Community Association monthly meeting is set for Wednesday, February 12th at the Bergen Community Hall. Start time is 7:30 pm and everyone is welcome to attend. Meetings are held the second Wednesday of the month. Information: www.bergenhall.com.

Feb 13
Ranching Opportunites
Olds College Alumni Centre
Thursday 08:30 am to 04:30 pm

Ranching Opportunities 2020 - Empowering Change and Innovation

Registration is $50 including all sessions, lunch, coffee and snacks. Olds College Alumni Centre, Free Parking, Doors open at 8:30am, agenda begins at 8:50 am.

Tradeshow Booths are available.

Registration Deadline is Friday, February 9, 2020!

Agenda includes:

  • Grazing Management - Jim Gerrish
  • Large Animal Emergency Response - Dr. Rebecca Gimenez-Husted
  • Quantifying Soil Carbon - Kim Cornish, Food Water Wellness Foundation
  • Producer Panel - Using Water for Managing Pasture - TBA

Breakout Sessions include:

  • Managing Cattle With Drones - Marcus Webber, LandView Drones
  • Cattle Handling - Dylan Biggs, TK Ranch
  • Grazing Management - Jim Gerrish

For more information contact Daniela at Mountain View County Agricultural Services or check out the Red-Bow Agricultural Partnership website: https://www.redbowag.com for a detailed agenda.

Accomodation available. See the Red-Bow website for more info.

Phone: 403-335-3311 Ext 204 email: darcher@mvcounty.com

Feb 13
Sundre Arts Development Centre - Matilda: The Musical
Sundre Arts Centre
Thursday 07:00 pm

B.S. Productions presents Roald Dahl’s Matilda: The Musical. All ages. Family friendly. Performance Dates: Friday, February 7th; Saturday, February 8th; Sunday, February 9th; Thursday, February 13th; Friday, February 14th and Saturday, February 15th. Time for all shows: Doors 7 pm – Show 7:30 pm except Sunday, Feb 9th (Matinee): Doors  1:30 pm – Show 2 pm. Ticket Info: www.sundreartscentre.com/bsp_matilda.html

Feb 13
Water Valley Community Association Monthly Meeting
Water Valley Community Hall
Thursday 07:00 pm

Monthly Meeting: Next meeting is Thursday, February 13th, 7 pm at the community hall.

Feb 13
Carstairs Legion Bingo Nights
Carstairs Legion - Branch #53
Thursday 07:15 pm

Bingo runs every Thursday Night at the Carstairs Legion. Early Bird Games start at 7:15 pm. Regular Games immediately follow. Information call Legion at 403-337-3775. Next bingo is Thursday, February 13th.

Feb 14
Sundre Arts Development Centre - Matilda: The Musical
Sundre Arts Centre
Friday 07:00 pm

B.S. Productions presents Roald Dahl’s Matilda: The Musical. All ages. Family friendly. Performance Dates: Friday, February 7th; Saturday, February 8th; Sunday, February 9th; Thursday, February 13th; Friday, February 14th and Saturday, February 15th. Time for all shows: Doors 7 pm – Show 7:30 pm except Sunday, Feb 9th (Matinee): Doors  1:30 pm – Show 2 pm. Ticket Info: www.sundreartscentre.com/bsp_matilda.html

Feb 15
Sundre Arts Development Centre - Matilda: The Musical
Sundre Arts Centre
Saturday 07:00 pm

B.S. Productions presents Roald Dahl’s Matilda: The Musical. All ages. Family friendly. Performance Dates: Friday, February 7th; Saturday, February 8th; Sunday, February 9th; Thursday, February 13th; Friday, February 14th and Saturday, February 15th. Time for all shows: Doors 7 pm – Show 7:30 pm except Sunday, Feb 9th (Matinee): Doors  1:30 pm – Show 2 pm. Ticket Info: www.sundreartscentre.com/bsp_matilda.html

Feb 16
Carstairs Museum Winter Concert Series - February
Carstairs Museum
Sunday 02:00 pm

Join the Carstairs Museum for the Sunday Afternoon Concert Series Winter Session, continuing Sunday, February 16th. This event will feature the Scott Duncan and Brad Bischoff! Concerts start at 2 pm at the Museum and refreshments are served. Tickets are $20 each and kids under 12 are free. Reservations are recommended so call 403-337-3710 to secure your spot.

Feb 17
James River Community Association Monthly Meeting
James River Community Hall
Monday 07:30 pm

Join us for our regular Monthly Meeting on Monday, February 17th. Meeting starts at 7:30 pm at the James River Community Hall. Come learn more about your community association and get involved. Visit www.jamesriver.ca for more.

Feb 19
Bergen Community Association Wednesday Coffee Mornings
Bergen Community Hall
Wednesday 10:00 am

The next Wednesday Coffee Morning is set for Wednesday, February 19th at the Bergen Community Hall. Enjoy visiting with neighbours and friends from 10 am to noon at this free weekly event. Info: www.bergenhall.com.

Feb 19
Carstairs Library Hosts - Introduction to Genealogy
Carstairs Public Library - 1402 Scarlett Ranch Blvd
Wednesday 06:30 pm

Join us for Genealogy 101, Introduction to Genealogy.  It is Wednesday, February 19th at 6:30 pm at the library.  Tara Shymanski from Alberta Family Histories Society will be leading the discussion. Call 403-337-3943 for more information.

Feb 20
Olds Municipal Library- Comic Book Art
Olds Municipal Library
Thursday 04:00 pm

Shout out to all the artists! Award winning freelance graphic artist, Micaela Dawn, will be joining us to help you create your own comic book art at Olds Municipal Library on Thursday, February 20th at 4 pm! Fee is $30 (supplies included) and please register by Monday, February 17th at oml.prl.ab.ca/events/teens/2020/comic-book-art or call 403-556-6460. Come check out Micaela’s stunning art and create something yourself!

Feb 20
Carstairs Legion Bingo Nights
Carstairs Legion - Branch #53
Thursday 07:15 pm

Bingo runs every Thursday Night at the Carstairs Legion. Early Bird Games start at 7:15 pm. Regular Games immediately follow. Information call Legion at 403-337-3775. Next bingo is Thursday, February 20th.

Feb 20
Olds Kiwanis Performing Arts Society Presents Tim Tamashiro in Concert
Trans Canada Theatre - Olds
Thursday 07:30 pm to 10:00 pm

Do not miss Alberta’s own Jazz performer Tim Tamashiro at the Trans Canada Theatre on Thursday, February 20th. Tickets are $35 each. Purchase them online at www.showpass.com/tim-tamashiro/
 

Feb 21
Water Valley Community Association Bingo
Water Valley Community Hall
Friday 07:00 pm

​The next Water Valley Community Association Bingo is Friday, February 21st at the Water Valley Community Hall. ​​Doors open at 7 pm and games start at 7:30 pm. sharp! Regular games, bonanza and odd/even cards $1 per card. There will be a Loonie pot too! Concession is available.
 

Feb 24
Eagle Hill Seniors Coffee Time
Eagle Hill Memorial Community Centre
Monday 01:30 pm

Please join us for Seniors Coffee Time, every second and fourth Monday of the month at 1:30 p.m. at the EHMCC. Cost is $3 per person. Next date is Monday, February 24th.

Feb 25
Growing and Grazing Greener Pastures
Patterson Hall, Bowden
Tuesday 09:30 am to 03:00 pm

Join us and our co-hosts ALUS, FBC, Red Deer County and the Grey Wooded Forage Assocation for Growing and Grazing Greener Pastures.

Set for Tuesday, February 25th from 9:30 am to 3 pm at the Patterson Hall in Bowden.

Feature Presentation is by Steve Kenyon of Winter Grazing Systems. Cost is $30 for GWFA members and $40 for non-members; includes lunch and snacks, coffee.

Register by 4 pm on February 20th to ensure we have a seat for you. Contact GWFA to register at 403-844-2645 or email office@greywoodedforageassociation.com.

Feb 25
Rosebud Health Foundation - Annual General Meeting
Didsbury District Health Services - Main Lobby
Tuesday 07:00 pm

Please join the Rosebud Health Foundation for the Annual General Meeting – Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 7 pm at Didsbury District Health Services – Main Lobby.

Call for Board Members: Deadline February 15th, 2020; Persons interested in applying to be a Board Member, please email: Leone at leone.regner@ahs.ca with the heading, Application for Board Members. In the body please include your name, address, telephone number and why you would like to join. Please include any experience you may have as a board member, community volunteer.

Who we are:
The Rosebud Health Foundation purpose is to manage funds received from gifts, volunteer efforts and bequests from grateful healthcare recipients are used in the local area, to improve the delivery of healthcare at the Didsbury District Health Services facility.
Who are we looking for?
The foundation is currently looking for ambitious, community-minded individuals to join as members, or possibly serve the organization as a member of the Board of Directors. If you have a have a passion for helping others, want to give back to their community, and who want to work together as part of a team.
What is involved?
The Rosebud Health Foundation meets the third Tuesday of each month; 9-10 meetings per year, as well as hosting fundraising events. Board members are encouraged to attend and participate. Time commitment is an asset to the foundation.

Thank you very much for your interest in serving on the Board of Directors.

Feb 26
Regular County Council Meeting
Mountain View County Council Chambers
Wednesday 09:00 am

Mountain View County Council Regular Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, February 26, 2020.

Held in MVC Council Chambers at the County Office. Starts at or after 9 am.

Public welcome for open sessions.

View Agenda: Regular Council Meeting Agendas Link

Feb 26
Bergen Community Association Wednesday Coffee Mornings
Bergen Community Hall
Wednesday 10:00 am

The next Wednesday Coffee Morning is set for Wednesday, February 26th at the Bergen Community Hall. Enjoy visiting with neighbours and friends from 10 am to noon at this free weekly event. Info: www.bergenhall.com.

Feb 26
Mountain View Arts Society Annual General Meeting
Didsbury Museum
Wednesday 06:30 pm

 The Mountain View Arts Society Annual general meeting is Wednesday, February 26th at the Didsbury Museum. Meet and mingle at 6:30 pm - meeting at 7 pm. Everyone is welcome. Meeting will include the year in review, event reports, and election of board members. Special Guest: First Nations Artist, Delree Dumont.

Feb 27
Agriculture and Wildlife - Managing Conflict Workshop
Cremona Community Hall
Thursday 09:00 am to 03:00 pm

Join us for an informative session covering some of the challenges and strategies for farming residences living and working with wildlife.

Set for Thursday, February 27, 2020; 9 am to 3 pm at the Cremona Community Hall

Topics include:

  • Bear safety and awareness
  • Livestock mortality composting
  • Cougar encounters
  • Coyote predation mitigation
  • And more!

For more information please contact Andrew Richmond at andrew.richmond@mdbighorn.ca or call 403-673-3611 ext 241. Alternate contact: Chad Verpy at ag@mvcounty.com or call 403-559-7411.

To register, please visit AgWildlife-MVC2020.eventbrite.ca (or search for event title at www.eventbrite.com); or please call Daniela at 403-335-3311 ext. 204.

This event is FREE to attend and lunch will be provided. However, registration is required, as space is limited.

*Registration required by February 20, 2020

Feb 27
Carstairs Legion Bingo Nights
Carstairs Legion - Branch #53
Thursday 07:15 pm

Bingo runs every Thursday Night at the Carstairs Legion. Early Bird Games start at 7:15 pm. Regular Games immediately follow. Information call Legion at 403-337-3775. Next bingo is Thursday, February 27th.

Feb 29
Basics of Agricultural Beekeeping
Acme Community Hall
Saturday 09:00 am to 05:00 pm

Join our partners at Kneehill County who are hosting Basics of Agricultural Beekeeping - Seasonal Hive Management and Care.

Discover the basics of beekeeping practices with this one-day informative course featuring Eliese Watson, Beekeeper and Founder of ABC Bees!

Course runs Saturday, February 29, 2020 from 9 am to 5 pm at the Acme Community Hall. Tickets are $75 if purchased before February 1, 2020, and $100 if purchased after February 1st. There is also a $25 textbook fee.

Pre-registration is required! Visit Basics of Agricultural Beekeeping Online to register.

Feb 29
ALUS in Mountain View County - A Celebration of 5 Years
Mayfair Cinema - Olds
Saturday 02:00 pm to 05:00 pm

Join us for ALUS in Mountain View County - A Celebration of Five Years on Saturday, February 29th from 2 pm to 5 pm at Mayfair Cinema in Olds. Cost is $10 per person and includes three short films, popcorn and a beverage.

Featured Films:

  • ALUS in Mountain View County
  • Guardians of the Grassland
  • The Biggest Little Farm

For more information and to register: https://mvcalus5yearcelebration.eventbrite.ca
Questions? Contact Daniela at Mountain View County Agricultural Services, 403-335-3311 ext 204