Page 5 - Drumheller Activity Guide Spring 2018






Page 5 - Drumheller Activity Guide Spring 2018
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          Community Building Initiative                    Drumheller & District Regional
          This initiative is committed to building awareness and   Landfill / Recycling Facility
          developing key partnerships that will help to increase the   Located on Highway #10 East
          community’s capacity to care for children, youth and families.  Phone: 403.823.1345 Fax: 403.823.1345   TOWN SERVICES
          Phone: 403.823.1365                              Summer Hours: (May to October)
                                                           Mon.,Tue., Thurs., Fri. 8:00am - 4:30pm
          Drumheller Aquaplex                              Wednesdays 8:00am - 7:00pm
          See page 18 for full listing.                    Saturdays & Stat Holidays 9:00am - 5:00pm
                                                           Sunday & Canada Day - Closed
          Drumheller & Area Family Fun Night
                                                           Winter Hours: (November to April)
          Everyone Welcome! Family Fun Events: Once per month, Sept   Monday to Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm
         - Apr, a free family event is planned. Free entertainment and   Saturdays 9:00am - 5:00pm
          snacks provided.
                                                           Sundays & Stat Holidays - Closed
          For information call: 403.823.1365. Partnered with: AHS-Mental
          Health, The Town of Drumheller, Golden Prairie Parent Link,   Recycling Hours & Location
          Drumheller Family Literacy, Drumheller Public Library, Healthy   Two locations: across from 7-11 and across from Subway
          Families and volunteers.                         Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm

          Royal Canadian Mounted Police                    Volunteer Drumheller
          75 Riverside Drive, Mailing: Box 1030, Drumheller  Let us help you promote your volunteer opportunities or become
                                                           a volunteer.
          Emergency: 24 Hours a Day: 911 or 403.823.2630
          Administration & Information: 403.823.7590       Contact: 403.823.1315
          Fax: 403.823.7505                                8:00am–4:30pm Monday to Friday
          See page 6 for full listing.
 Main Floor of the
 Badlands Community Facility
  80 Veterans Way, Box 1599   COMMUNITY SUPPORT SERVICES
 Drumheller, AB
 Phone: 823-1371    FAX: 823-1374    T0J 0Y0    Al Anon    Caregivers Make A Difference
 LIBRARY HOURS                                             Why is it important that people come forward to be
          For anyone with a family member or friend, dealing with
  Mon, Fri & Sat- 9:00am - 5:00pm / Tues, Wed &Thurs: 9:00am - 8:00pm   Closed Sun & Stat Holidays   alcoholism. Phone: 403.822.0008  caregivers? “There are families in our communities that need
 Core Programs   In-Library Services   Big Country Victim Services Association  us. They need our love and the positive influence we can bring to
                                                           their lives. Offering ourselves as caregivers is rewarded by the
 Charlotte’s Web Tuesdays @ 2:30pm   We are a non-profit society governed by a community Board   knowledge that we actually are changing lives - meanwhile we
                                                           get to spend time with some amazing people.” - K. McDonald,
 Craft with other knitters and crocheters,                  Children’s Corner   of Directors. Victim Support Workers are specially trained   Region 4 Caregiver  COMMUNITY SUPPORT SERVICES
 and get help with your latest project   Full of books, toys, colouring and a puppet theatre!     volunteers working directly with the RCMP to provide Information,   Why are Aboriginal caregivers important for Aboriginal
          Support and Referral to Victims of Crime and Tragedy 24 hours   children in care? “If you are raising Aboriginal children, you
         Crafternoon Tuesdays @ 4pm     Computer and Internet Access   a day. If you would like more information about our free services   have to care, and that means you ‘walk the mile’ with them.
          or are interested in joining, please call. We care about how you
        Crafts & read aloud novels for youth in grades 5-9   We provide FREE computer and Wi-Fi access,    are doing.  Building a relationship with the family and being welcomed by
                                                           their Aboriginal community brings you closer to the children and
 Crafternoon Jr. Wednesdays @ 4pm   plus printing and faxing for a small fee    Phone: 403.823.4233 or 403.823.7590  creates a stronger cultural support for them.” - A. Brown, Region
                                                           4 Caregiver
 Crafts & stories for children K - grade 4
 Online Services                                           Consider becoming a caregiver. There are many options
 Alphasaurus Storytime Fridays @ 10am   Download books, movies, music & more, or get help with   available to assist a child or youth. You can: 1. Become a foster
 For children aged 3-5 & their caregivers,    homework, research, or projects from our eresources   parent, 2. Become a kinship caregiver, 3. Provide a permanent
                                                           home to a child or sibling group, 4. Help spread the word - that
 focused on kindergarten readiness
                                                           foster parents, kinship caregivers and adoptive parents are
 Connect with the library on Facebook, Twitter or our Website (    needed!
 for information about our programs, events and services     For more information, please call 403.823.1767. For toll-free
                                                           service, first dial 310.0000.
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