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Family Literacy Day

 

It was a noisy evening yesterday at your local South Central Regional Library for Family literacy Day. The day was celebrated by staff, children, parents and celebrity readers, with many of them outfitted in pajamas for some fun bedtime reading. Branch Librarian Rachael Friesen's impression of the evening was very positive


 

 



Scotties Tournament of Hearts Day 2 -- With Co-host Brooke Friesen

 The Scotties Tournament of Hearts continued yesterday at Winkler Arena, with all 4 sheets packed with intensity. Jayme Giesbrecht was joined by special guest co-host Brooke Friesen. And here's Brooke's radio introduction:

 Sitting way up high on the media bench, Brooke got comfortable with her role as a radio host, and decided to give interviewing a shot -- here's her conversation with past President of Curl Manitoba Resby Coutts, now with "www.thecurler.com"...

Completion Date Announced for Gardens on Tenth

 

Future residents of the under construction Gardens on Tenth Seniors Housing Project received good news this week.  An expected completion date has been announced. It's an exciting development for the residents and for the community at large.  And, as pictured, that announcement coincided with another donation for the project from Red River Mutual.  Gardens on Tenth Board Chair David Wiebe joined the CFAM Morning Show with his reaction





 

The Peterson Brothers -- at Ag Days in Brandon.


Canada's biggest indoor farm show is underway at Brandon's Keystone Centre. Many of Manitoba's farmers are there, and so is Farm reporter Cory Knutt who joined the CFAM Morning Show, to tell Al Friesen about his experience



Cory referred to those popular Peterson Brothers, with Greg being a presenter at AG Days.  Here is their take on "Do you want to build a snowman" from Frozen:

 

Tonight on Evening Concert with Terry Klippenstein

Tonight we give away our first set of tickets to the opening concert of the WSO's New Music Festival. The January 31st headliner is the Arditti Quartet. Evening Concert performers include Winnipeg's Cambrian String Quartet, Steinbach guitarist Willie Wiebe and trumpeter Alison Balsom. Join Terry Klippenstein at 7.

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