A Cochrane, Alberta Seniors Week Event Round-Up - June 3rd to June 9th, 2019

Seniors’ Week is the annual time to appreciate Cochrane’s seniors and all they contribute to our community.

Seniors’ Week activities are organized by Cochrane FCSS and community partners, but they can’t do it without support. 

Canlin Energy Corporation recently presented the Town of Cochrane with a $2,000 cheque to FCSS to support local Senior Week events.

Sunday, June 2nd, 2019

1:30pm >>>

What: Classic Country Show: Popovich Productions Ltd.
Where: Ranchehouse Theatre, 101 Ranchehouse Road
FREE Limited Tickets available at the Seniors
on the Bow Centre.

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

9am to 3pm >>>

What: GoodLife Fitness - Strength, Cardio and group fitness workouts.
Where: 210 Fifth Avenue.
FREE drop-in workouts for the week. Register at GoodLife Fitness.

1:15pm >>>

What: Monday Movie - Stan and Ollie
Where: Seniors on the Bow at the Spray Lakes Rec Centre

1:30pm >>>

What: Elder Abuse Awareness Committee Lilac Tree Planting Ceremony
Where: Frank Wills Memorial Hall. 405 First Street E.
Tickets: FREE

Tuesday, June 4th, 2019

1:30pm to 3:15pm >>>

What: Seniors Tea: Forever Young - SOLD OUT
Where: Cochrane Ranchehouse, 101 Ranchehouse Road
FREE, ticket and registration required.

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

9am >>>

What: Town of Cochrane Fire Services Pancake Breakfast and Tour of 20 Grande Blvd.
Where: 20 Grande Blvd.
FREE, registration required by May 31st at (403) 851 - 2534

3pm to 4pm >>>

What: Happy Hour and Entertainment
Where: Grande Avenue Village, 50 Grande Ave.
FREE, register by May 31st at (403) 851 - 2534

Thursday, June 6th, 2019

1:30pm to 2:30pm >>>

What: Stockmen’s Memorial Foundation: Stories of Bill Bagley, A Cochrane Horseman
Where: Cochrane Ranchehouse, 101 Ranchehouse Road.
FREE tickets required from the Seniors on the Bow Centre or Stockmen Library.

Friday, June 7th, 2019

12pm to 1:30pm >>>

What: Seniors Lunch - SOLD OUT
Where: Seniors on the Bow Centre, Spray Lakes Rec Centre, 800 Griffin Road.
$3 per person, spaghetti, caesar salad and garlic bread.
Registration required: 100 spaces, (403) 932 - 6002

11am or 2pm >>>

What: Krang Spirits Distillery Tour - 2PM TOUR IS FULL
Where: 315 First Street E.
FREE to register call (403) 851 - 2534

Enjoy the week to all Cochrane Seniors!

Cochrane, Alberta Events - April 12/19 - Weekend Round-Up

I'm trying to keep these short and sweet, but you are a busy place Cochrane!

>>> Spring Food Drive 2019 - place your food drive bag on your step for 10am tomorrow, April 13th and someone will swing by to pick it up! Thank you in advance. Please contact Helping Hands Society of Cochrane & Areaif you are for some reason missed!

>>> Cochrane Comets Swim Club is having a Bottle Drive as well tomorrow, so clean up those garages and donate to a local team.

>>> 7-Eleven Canada is having a Grand Opening! Free Slurpees, Crispy Chicken, Facepainters, Photobooths and More! Plus, sign up for the 7-Eleven App to get your 7th drink FREE!

Friday, April 12 -
> 12:30pm - Hot Lunch at Seniors on the Bow
> 1:30pm - Coffee With The Mayor at Seniors on the Bow
> 5pm - Taste of Bragg Creek
> 6pm - Pajama Party at the Shelter
> 7pm - Dan Bremnes and The Color at The Heritage Centre in Cremona
> 7:30pm - Claire Ness hosted by the Home Routes Concert Series - Cochrane, Alberta
> 8:30pm - SUGARSNAP NIGHT 1

Saturday, April 13 -
*Food Drive + Bottle Drive
> 9am - Spring Open House at The Study - Movement & Wellness Studio
> 9am - Cochrane Spring Farmers' Market
> 10am - Foothills Art Show and Sale
> 10:30am - ClubHouse ArtWalk
> 1pm - Presentation & Community Discussion regarding Mt. Francis Retreat land at the Cochrane Ranchehouse
> 2pm - Live Music at The Noble Fox Coffee - CONTEST LINK: https://www.facebook.com/…/a.158481668280…/399207620874598/…
> 7pm - Spring Barn Dance hosted by The Lions Club of Cochrane
> 8:30pm - UFC 236/SUGARSNAP NIGHT 2

Sunday, April 14 - 
> 1pm - Cochrane Legion Jam

>>> Monday, April 15 at 7pm: Cochrane Society for Housing Options (CSHO) is having their AGM. Come and learn more about what this Cochrane group is doing for affordable housing in Cochrane.

>>> Wednesday, April 17th - Tickets available to the Chamber Lunch & Learn - Economic Development Strategic Workshop

>>> Have you voted in our Photo of the Week contest yet? - https://www.facebook.com/…/a.158481668280…/403535463775147/…

***Edited to Add, I said the Barn Dance is on Sunday night in the video, but it is actually Saturday night! Sorry!

Cochrane, Alberta Events - March 15/19 - St. Paddy's Day Weekend Round-Up

Welcome to the St. Patrick's Day weekend round-up for Cochrane, Alberta!

>>> Reminder - purchase your Tomahawk Steak Night tickets for March 30 or April 6th on the The Canadian Brewhouse FB page. #Ad

Friday, March 15th -
Brooklyn Social House $5 pints & Irish food specials FRI-SAT-SUN
> 12:30pm - Seniors on the Bow Hot Lunch (non members welcome)
> 5:45pm - Catch the Brew Bus at the Canandian Brewhouse (proof of ticket required)
> 6pm - Lunar Night at the Library!
> 6:30pm - The Royal Canadian Legion Cochrane Branch BBQ (non members welcome)
7:30pm - House Concert #5/ Earle & Coffin, NL

Saturday, March 16th -
> Brooklyn Social House - $5 pints and Irish Food specials
>2pm - Live Music at The Noble Fox Coffee
>5pm - Killarney's Family Pub St. Paddy's Day Live music and specials
>7pm - Half Hitch Brewing Company St. Paddy's Day live music and specials
>7pm - The Canadian Brewhouse is giving away a trip to IRELAND! 

Sunday, March 17th -
> Brooklyn Social House $5 pints and Irish food specials
> 12pm - Half Hitch Brewing Company Family St. Patrick's Day Fun All day!
>3pm - St. Andrew's United Church Cochrane AB presents Fred Penner
>3pm - Bowl for Kids' Sake at the Cochrane Lanes
>5pm - Killarney's Family Pub St. Paddy's Day specials and live music
>7pm - Canadian Brewhouse St. Paddy's Day specials

Don't drink too much green beer, have fun and be safe!