Timely Tip: When using a walker, pushing a wheelchair or a stroller, keep the elbows tucked close to the body. This position helps to prevent strain on the back and uses the strength of the whole body.
A busy time in each Welness Centre these last few weeks. Goodbyes were said to some volunteers and welcome to others. There is still a need for you to join us if you have a vision for the wellness needs in your community. The children's summer program in Torrington continues until August 17 on eac

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You Are Invited to Meet the Artist

 

You are invited to a new Art Display at the library in Three Hills, sponsored by Arts Alive in Kneehill. Photography by Hinka Ferguson is up now and will be for the next two weeks. There will be an Open House Gala: MEET THE ARTIST at the Three Hills Municipal Library from 6-8 pm on Friday, July 29, an opportunity to view all the great photography and talk with the artist herself.
Hinka explains: "One of the first things I bought with my first pay cheque from my first summer job was a camera,

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Melvin Wright Ready to Walk for Women's Cancer

 

At 80 years old, Melvin Wright is not slowing down. For 43 days, he avidly walked, pushing his wheelchair, in order to prepare for a very special event.
In October 1993, Melvin's wife Carol was diagnosed with breast cancer. In light of the news, Carol courageously said, "we have two choices - we can either choose to be better or to be bitter from this trying experience." Melvin said they chose to be better.
On July 6, 2008, the family was dealt another blow when their daughter's closest frien

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Jaylene Johnson Coming To Arts Academy

 

2011 Western Canadian Music Award (WCMA) nominee Jaylene Johnson brings her "angelic pipes" (Uptown Magazine) from Winnipeg to Vancouver Island and back this summer, including a stop at the Three Hills Arts Academy on Monday, August 1 at 7 pm. There is a cover charge for the event, but kids under 12 can attend for free. Joining her on the bill will be Daryl Wilson. She will be playing songs from her nominated album, "Happiness", in addition to sharing her warmth, humour and wealth of original

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