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Carhartts and Caviar At GPC In Two Weeks

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An annual fundraiser for the welding department at Great Plains College is just a little over two weeks away.

The Carhartts and Cavier event will be held later in February. I had welding instructor Jared McKenzie on the morning show Wednesday to tell us about it:

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McKenzie said proceeds from the evening go to support the welding department at GPC with such things as scholarships for students, as well as equipment and supplies needed.

Tickets can be purchased in advance at Great Plains College during regular business hours.

 

Mens Health The Focus Of Special Wednesday Evening Information Session

Mens Health

A special information session focusing on men's health is being hosted at the Sky Centre Wednesday evening, February 10.

As you can see from the above poster, Swift Current Urologist Dr. Francisco Garcia will make a presentation about health issues facing men including prostate cancer starting at 7pm. The evening will then be opened up to a Q & A session with Dr. Garcia.

There promises to be a wealth of information shared and all guys (and wives/spouses/significant others) are encouraged to attend and find out how they can take ownership of their health and be preventative.

Coffee and snacks will also be available.

 

Sweet Deals In The Sweetheart Of A Deal

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The Sweetheart Of A Deal Auction is up and rolling now at swiftcurrentonline.com.

There are so many AWESOME items up for grabs this year including concert and show tickets, hotel stays in Medicine Hat, gift cards for restaurants, all kinds of agriculture products for the farmers and ranchers, and so much more.

You can follow this link to view and bid on whatever you like: http://www.goldenwestauctions.com/store/sweetheart-of-a-deal-auction.

One of the more special items up for auction this year is an autographed Zac Mackay Swift Current Bronco jersey, with proceeds from that going to charity.

The Eagle will be providing live updates on the auction this Thursday and Friday and where bids are at. If there's something you have your eye on don't wait, get those bids in now!!

Mayor & Sheldon Kennedy Talk Safe Places Initiative

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Wednesday morning was our latest edition of mayor in the morning with Swift Current mayor Jerrod Schafer. The mayor was joined this morning by Sheldon Kennedy for a recap of the launch of the Safe Places Initiative in January. The full feature can be heard here:

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Mayor in the morning can be heard monthly on the Eagle morning show. Questions for the mayor can be submitted at the city's website http://www.swiftcurrent.ca/what-s-new/keeping-current/mayor-in-the-morning

Swift Current Kinsmen & Kinettes Fundraising For Telemiracle

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Telemiracle is only a few short weeks away and local Kinsmen and Kinette clubs are busy fundraising for the annual Telethon. I had Ashley and Laura from the Swift Current Kinsmen/Kinette clubs on the Eagle morning show Monday to tell us about their local fundraising events:

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Telemiracle 40 will be held March 5 & 6 from the Conexus Arts Centre in Regina. Remember to ring those phones!!

 

Dwight Wins Cash Questions Part Two

Johnny Cash

(poster courtesy Living Sky Casino)

It's been a great week of give aways on the Eagle mornng show so far this week.

Monday morning Jason Lowenberger won $220 with the Innovation Credit Union Bronco iseat and this morning Dwight Dennie won tickets to the sold out show "Ring of Fire - The Music Of Johnny Cash" February 12 at the Sky Centre by knowing the answer to our trivia question; this band opened for Johnny Cash in every episode of the Johnny Cash Show that aired on ABC from 1969-1971? The answer was The Statler Brothers. Dwight also picked up a copy of 54-40's new CD La Difference.

We Love giving away free stuff on the Eagle. Congratulations Jason and Dwight, enjoy your goodies!!

Family Literacy Day Events Today

Talla Literacy Day

(Talla the therapy dog will be at Family Literacy Day events today

at SC Mall. Photo courtesy of SC Library)

The Swift Current Library is recognizing Family Literacy Day today with some special events at the Swift Current Mall. Andrea McCrimmon from the Swift Current Library joined me on the Eagle morning show to tell us about them:

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For more information you can call the library at 306-778-2752 or check their website www.swiftcurrentlibrary.ca.

A Royal Weekend For The Broncos

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The Swift Current Broncos will get a visit from a pair of princes this weekend. George on Friday and Albert on Sunday.

There are some special promotions and events planned for Friday's game against Prince George including a two for one ticket special. Buy an adult ticket at regular price and get the second one free!!!

JayDee AgTech is also sponsoring a salute to 4H at Friday's game and the first 500 fans in the door will get a free cowbell and they're providing free tickets to 4H members aged 4-12, as well there will be some special on ice activities in between periods with 4H members. The Eagle will be on location at the iplex Friday from 4:30 until 6:30 as well.

With just 25 games to go in the regular season, and 12 of those at home, the Broncos need the iplex full as they continue to puch for a playoff spot.

Get your tickets now by going to scbroncos.com, calling the Bronco office at 306-773-1509, or stopping at the Stable in the iplex.

 

Cash Questions Start Next Week

Johnny Cash

(poster courtesy of livingskycasino.ca)

Johnny Cash's music, legacy, and legend transcends genres so it's no surprise the tribute show "Ring of Fire - The Music of Johnny Cash" February 12 at the Sky Centre is sold out.  If you didn't manage to get tickets, the Eagle can still get you there!!

Be listening for your chance to win with Cash Questions starting Tuesday, January 26 on the Eagle morning show. If you can correctly answer a trivia question about Johnny Cash you'll win tickets to the show, which includes dinner PLUS a copy of 54-40's new cd La Difference!!

That just also happens to be the Valentines Day weekend and would be a nice romantic evening out for a lucky couple.

Cash Questions starts Tuesday morning on the Eagle.

 

Parade Of Prizes This Week On The Eagle!!

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This week is give aways galore on the Eagle morning show, It starts Tuesday morning with Cash Questions and your chance to win tickets to the sold out Sky Centre show "Ring Of Fire - The Music Of Johnny Cash" on February 12 and a copy of 54-40's new cd La Difference, who will also be in Swift Current Thursday night to play the sold out Lyric Theatre.

The Broncos have a "royal" weekend lined up as a pair of Princes visit the iplex; George on Friday and Albert on Sunday. I'll be giving away family fun zone packs to those games Wednesday and Thursday. The iseat has also grown to $220 so hang on to your ticket stubs from this weekend's games and I could be hooking you up with some cash next Monday morning!! The Broncos also have a special promotion going on for Friday's game against Prince Ceorge and they'll join me on the Eagle morning show Thursday to tell us about it.

Lots of freebies coming up over the next week on the Eagle so be sure to join me.

 

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