After School Programming - December

Tuesday December 12, 2017
Lighthouse Church
After school until 5:00 pm
Games, craft and snack
We are making Christmas tree ornaments

Hey Parents of little ones 0-5 years old lets get together and have some fun!
There will be stations to:
(painting or coloring a little wooden Gingerbread house)
and some Christmas music to move to

Thursday December 14
10:00 am
Lighthouse Church
(if that is not a good day for most it can be moved to another....please share!!)

Afternoon Fun!

Castor Lighthouse Church
Thursday December 28
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
crafts, snack, games
Ages 6+
(must be able to do things with just a little help)

Paintearth Community Adult Learning Council - December Update

Winter weather is still fierce.  This is a perfect time to sign up for a course or program to your lifelong learning?

Magic Carpet Ride programs will be celebrating Christmas the week of December 11.  Come join Magic Carpet Ride for literacy presents and treats.

Mon at Brownfield School

10:00 am - Noon

Tues at Coronation Memorial Library

9:30 am – 11:30 am

Wed at Paintearth Lodge – Castor

10:00 am - Noon

Do you know someone that would like their GED? We will be offering GED Preparation January 16 – March 29, 2018. GED Prep training, books, exams, childcare and transportation funding is available for eligible students.

Paintearth Adult Learning offers one on one Basic Computer, Financial Basics and Soft Skills training by appointment. Come visit us for Basic Computer, Financial Basic and Soft Skill training today.

English Language Learning classes and tutoring available. Classes take place every Friday morning.  Call to learn more about the English Language class or tutoring opportunities today.

New courses are always being added to our courses available. Check out our website at to check out all the courses available through Paintearth Adult Learning.

Courses Starting Soon:

Toastmasters (Public Speaking & Leadership)

Dec 7 & 21

GED Prep

Jan 16 – Mar 29

Sushi Making

Jan 22


Encounters Canada

Castor & District FCSS is looking to help send a couple of youth ages 14-17 yrs($500/youth), to attend Encounters Canada in Ontario.

Here are the themes available: Arts & Culture, Canada Remembers, Democracy & Youth, Experience Canada, First Responders, Global Affairs, Communication & Social Media, Law & our Justice System, Medicine & Health, Science & Technology, Science & Ecology, Sports & Fitness, Vimy: Canada’s Coming of Age.

More information available at 

CHCF - Michelle Guse Memorial Scholarship

The Coronation Health Foundation is registered non-profit foundation. The Foundation wishes to acknowledge and recognize the efforts of students form Coronation and surrounding area, pursuing a career in health care, with the Michelle Guse Memorial Scholarship. Annual scholarship of $500 awarded in January of each year.
Applications must be received no later than Dec 31, 2017

View eligibility and application form

County Council Meetings

All meetings are held at the County Administration Building commencing at 9:00am and are open to the pubic. Any person or delegation is welcome to attend. Please call the office of the CAO to request a time allotment. All such requests must state the nature and subject area the person or delegation wishes to discuss.

Meeting dates are as follows:

December 19, 2017
January 3, 2018 (Wednesday)
January 23, 2018
February 6, 2018
February 21, 2018 (Wednesday)
March 13, 2018
March 27, 2018
April 4, 2018 (Wednesday)
April 17, 2018
May 1, 2018
May 15, 2018
June 5, 2018
June 19, 2018
July 24, 2018
August 14, 2018