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Vulcan & Region Family and Community Support Services (F.C.S.S.)

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Mar 13, 2014

Get-A-Way Youth Centre Assistant The Vulcan and Region FCSS is looking to fill a part time Youth Centre Assistant position. Some key duties of this position include, but are not limited to: *Supervising and interacting with youth at the Youth Centre 3 nights of the week. *Fundraising. *Planning activities, events and theme nights. *Working with the Youth Centre Leader. *Providing resources for youth. *Canteen sales. As a successful applicant you: *Have post-secondary education or experience that relates to this position; working with youth an asset. *Are reliable and patient. *Are a good listener and energetic. *Possess good organizational skills. *Are creative and flexible. *Are a team player.

**Job offer is dependent on current Vulnerable Sector/Criminal Record and Child Intervention Checks.** Position will remain open until filled. Please send resumes and cover letters to Carrol Thomson, Director, Vulcan and Region FCSS Box 594, Vulcan, AB T0L 2B0, Fax: 403-485-6043,

Carmangay St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Monday, March 17th

*Parade 11 am *Kids crafts and music *Irish lunch *Live music *Costume contest *Highland Dancers *Irish jig

Spring is coming!!! The Get-A-Way Youth Centre is once again selling a variety of bedding plants, hanging baskets, tomatoes & roses. ~~~~~ Deadline to order is Mar. 27. Order forms are available at the FCSS Office and the Get-A-Way Youth Centre, or email Wendy at

Leaders of Tomorrow Award The Leaders of Tomorrow Awards program recognises students who have made outstanding contributions to their community through Volunteerism. Individuals, community groups, educational institutions and voluntary organizations are invited to nominate young people who deserve recognition for their devotion to helping others. The deadline for having nominations in is Mar. 24 at 3 pm. No later nominations will be accepted. Posters and nomination forms are available at FCSS or by emailing Wendy at

Brought To You By: Vulcan & Region Family and Community Support Services (F.C.S.S.) - Director: Carrol Thomson - Senior Supports: Claire Kuchel -Klassen - Community Services Coordinator: Wendy Theodore - Youth Coordinator: Charlotte Kimber - Reception/Food Bank: Brenda English and Wendy Theodore

Contact Us At:

Festivities from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm—includes:


For all your financial needs, call 403.485.2268 today!!


115-2nd Avenue N Box 594 Vulcan, AB, T0L 2B0 Toll Free: 1-877-485-2192 (Carmangay Only) 403-485-2192 403-485-2106 Fax: 403-485-6043 To advertise, please email Wendy at

Vulcan Regional Food Bank Society WISH LIST



RECENT DONATORS: PLATINUM - $10,000 to $49,000

Vulcan & District Agricultural Society

BUFFET SUPPER Vulcan Legion Friday, MAR. 14 5:30 - 7:00 pm Everyone Welcome! Adults: $14.00 + GST Children 6-12: $8.00 + GST Kids under 6: FREE

The Vulcan Regional Food Bank Society is requesting funding which would assist us in renovating our own building. We would like to raise $160,000 for the building fund this year. Our costs of raising these funds will be about $3500. The Vulcan Regional Food Bank Society is currently located at 115-2nd Ave. N. in Vulcan, which is also where we are incorporated in Alberta, or we may be reached by mail at Box 594, Vulcan, AB T0L 2B0. For further information, please call the Executive Director, Carrol 403 485 2192. If you are donating to our Building Fund, please make cheques out to Vulcan Regional Food Bank Society Building Fund. Thank you!

Items Such As: *Juice Boxes *Canned Fruit *Snack Crackers *Cookies *Food for Kid Lunches *Gluten Free Foods *Canned Salmon *Laundry Soap *Shampoo *Toilet Paper WE HAVE PLENTY OF KRAFT DINNER & SOUPS RIGHT NOW. THANK YOU. Due to Health regulations, the Food Bank cannot accept homemade foods. Please remember to check all dates on donated items.

Community Calendar Every Sunday Vulcan Evangelical Missionary Church 10:55 am Bethel Lutheran Church 4:00 pm Vulcan Church of Christ 11:00 am St. Aldhelm’s Anglican Church 11:00 am St. Andrew’s Catholic Church 9:00am Vulcan United Church 11:00am Vulcan Victory Church Services 10:00 am Champion Congregational Church 10:30 am Champion Evangelical Free Church 11:00 am Carmangay Historical Community Church Service, Feb. 23, 11:00 p.m.

Every Monday Coffee’s On at the Champion Pioneer Club, 9:30am-11:30am, Everyone Welcome Get-A-Way Youth Centre 4:00-8:00 pm Drop-In Mondays @ the Art Center 216 Centre Str. 10am – 4pm, stop in and join in our weekly project. - small fee.

Every Tuesday Alcoholics Anonymous, 8pm in the Lutheran Church Basement Al Anon: Call Ann for time and location at 403.485.2095 Coffee’s On at the Champion Pioneer Club, 9:30am-11:30am, Everyone Welcome Legion open from 2-10 pm Coffee Time at the Vulcan Senior’s Centre - 10:00a.m - Everyone Welcome!

Every Wednesday Darts at the Vulcan Legion 7:30 pm Coffee’s On at the Champion Pioneer Club, 9:30am-11:30am, Everyone Welcome Legion open from 2-10 pm Community Choir, Vulcan Seniors’ Centre, at 7:30pm (starting Oct. 3rd) Meditation at Dragonfly Awareness (111 2nd Ave. S.) at 7:00 pm Get-A-Way Youth Centre from 4-8 p.m. / Sports Night @ PVE 6-7 p.m.

This Week’s Riddle: I always run but never walk. I sometimes sing but cannot talk. No head on which a hat to place. You always look me in the face. What am I?

A & W Vulcan Home of Family Burgers


100% pure beef guaranteed

Financial Planning for Couples March 13 & 20 7:00 - 8:30 pm Vulcan Hospital Classroom Facilitated by:

RSVP with FCSS at 485-2192 Cost is a non-perishable food item for the Food Bank

Every Thursday

Every Friday Legion open from 2-10 pm Granny’s Corner, MLA Office (downstairs), Carmangay, 10am-11am Coffee’s On at the Champion Pioneer Club, 9:30am-11:30am, Everyone Welcome Get-A-Way Youth Centre 2-8 pm Second Friday of the Month—Stargazing at the Trek Center-7:30pm

Every Saturday “Meat Draw" - 3:00 pm at the Vulcan Legion Legion open from 2-10 pm If you are looking for a name for a new pet, Middle age is when you know all the antry one of these: swers and nobody asks you the questions. A white mouse - - - - - - - - - Mousey Tung The hardest decision in life is when to start A collie- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Flower middle age. A collie- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Melon Middle age is when the narrow waist and the A boxer - - - - - - - - - - - - - Shorts broad mind begin to change places. A rabbit - - - - - - - - - - - - - Transit A donkey - - - - - - - - - - - - Shane A pigeon - - - - - - - - - - - - Toad Old Age A frog - - - - - - - - - - - - Horn You can tell you are getting older when: A horse - - - - - - - - - - - - Greeley You sit in a rocking chair and can’t get it A rooster - - - - - - - - - - - - Shire Sos going. A gopher - - - - - - - - - - - - Broke You burn the midnight oil after 8:00 p.m. A crow - - - - - - - - - - - Magnon You look forward to a dull evening. A kitten - - - - - - - - - - - - - Kabookle Your knees buckle and your belt won’t. A cat - - - - - - - - - - - Mandu A rat - - - - - - - - - - - Fink Your little black book contains names only Middle Age ending in M.D. Middle age is when one’s energy goes to Your back goes out more than you do. waist. You decide to procrastinate and never get Middle age is when you still have the old around to it. spark, but it takes more puffing. Dialing long distance wears you out. Middle age is when the idea of getting ahead You walk with your head held high, trying is staying even. to get used to your bifocals.

Kali Garden of Healing ~~~~~

*Reflexology *Reiki *Raindrop Therapy Donna Spanke 403-423-3005 Available in Vulcan & Nanton

Answer: A Clock

Alcoholics Anonymous at 8pm in the Lutheran Church Basement Coffee’s On at the Champion Pioneer Club, 9:30am-11:30am, Everyone Welcome Legion open from 2-10 pm Carmangay Seniors’ Centre 2-4pm. Social Events ongoing

Silent Auction Vulcan Legion Ending Mar. 15th Donations gratefully appreciated Vulcan Lions Club

OYSTER FEED Tuesday, Mar. 18th @ CRC Admission $35.00 Cocktails 6:00 pm / Supper 6:30 pm Net proceeds to Vulcan Regional Food Bank Society Building Fund

Tickets available at: *FCSS *UFA *Market Street ~ Or from any Lions Member ~

Tickets must be presented at door

Good Morning Newsletter March 13 2014  

Vulcan & Region FCSS Good Morning Newsletter March 13, 2014

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