All Souls service planned next week

Remembering our faithful departed, St. George’s Anglican Church in Emo will hold an All Souls service next Wednesday (Nov. 6) at 2 p.m. You are invited to join together with all who are bereaved to commemorate the passing of a loved one.
This service is open to anyone in the community who wishes to attend.
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The Emo U.C.W. have scheduled its annual tea/bazaar for this Friday (Nov. 1) from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Christmas baking, crafts, and white elephant items will be available.
In related news, a Christmas craft sale will be held Saturday, Nov. 9 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Devlin Hall. Table rentals are $20, and kids’ pictures with Santa cost $5.
A canteen also will be available, with proceeds towards the Sunday School. Contact Bobbi Morken (482-1220) for more details.
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A delicious fall supper featuring turkey, ham and all the trimmings, plus dessert, will be held Sunday, Nov. 3 at 5:30 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Church in Emo.
Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children aged 13-18, free for those 12 and under. See you there!
Contact Heather Oltsher (487-2253) for more info.
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Cribbage winners at the Emo Legion last Wednesday (Oct. 23) were Gerald and Lorraine Bullied (high), with consolations to Bill Birrell and Joan Butazoni. Josie Balcewich won the door prize.
23-hand winners were Agnes Waldeck and Jane Allen.
A reminder the next Cribbage and 500 party is slated this Saturday (Nov. 2) at 1 p.m. Thos interested in playing are asked to phone Legion by Friday (Nov. 1).
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Belated birthday greetings to Maurice MacMillan over at Golden Age Manor, who turned 96 last Thursday. Janet Loney greeted him with a decorated cake and good wishes were extended to the fine gentleman.
Congratulations, Maurice. I notice he occasionally takes his walk around the block, has his usual big smile, and enjoys himself to the fullest.
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Wheelchair access to the arena ice surface has been installed by Dale Hartlin Construction. Those who had thought of this were short on the handle, what about into the auditorium?
Of course, the Spring Fever Days and Agriculture Society people were quick to act on their behalf and usefulness. When the Lions Club operated Bingos upstairs, it was brought to the arena board attention but nothing done even though there were valid complaints on this issue.
I guess it’s not what you know, it’s who you know to get things done properly.
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Share the life and spirit of the settlers of Canada’s West with Tim and Deanna Treadway, co-stars of “Pioneer Quest,” who are scheduled to be at the Christian Reformed Church in Emo on Friday, Nov. 22.
Dinner is at 6:30 p.m., with the guest speakers at 8.
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This Sunday (Nov. 3), David Tichelaar, an intern at the CRC in Princeton, Mn., will be guest speaker for both worship services at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. this Sunday (Nov. 3) at the Christian Reformed Church in Emo.
Everyone is welcome to all services.

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