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Legacy Park Family Festival Returns June 1

Posted on Tuesday, April 09, 2019 08:45 AM

Planning is underway for the annual Legacy Park Family Festival.

Always a community favourite, the Festival runs from 10:30 am to 3:00 pm at Legacy Park on June 1, 2019. There are numerous activities for families. Indulge in delicious food offerings and take in entertainment on the main stage. Mugsy, the multi-talented juggler, unicyclist, magician, and clown will headline the entertainment. Local dance groups and musically talented individuals will also perform on the bandshell stage.

The Festival...

Thank You Youth Action Club Volunteers!

Posted on Tuesday, April 09, 2019 07:30 AM

Cassidy Sinclair and Samantha Hunt are two amazing youth volunteers in our community. They're active members of the Youth Advisory Committee and the first to lend a hand at any opportunity. They've been part of Deadwood, YouthFest, Leading to Reading and the Bridging Generations Program. You may also recognize them as Santa’s Elves from Milk and Cookies with Santa event.

Thank you to our youth volunteers for mentoring the next generation.

Let's celebrate our amazing volunteers! Share your...

Thank you Snow Angel Volunteers!

Posted on Monday, April 08, 2019 09:30 AM

Tyson Ofstie has volunteered his time with the City Snow Angels program for 3 winter seasons - that's nearly 60 hours of snow shoveling!

This program helps people who are unable to remove snow from their property because of medical or mobility reasons. Our volunteers donate their tiime, and snow shovels, to support the safety and wellness of our residents. The Snow Angels program has been fortunate to have reliable and hardworking volunteers like Tyson who this amazing community. Thank you to all...

Happy Volunteer Week!

Posted on Monday, April 08, 2019 07:30 AM

Thank you to all our hardworking volunteers!

People choose to volunteer for a variety of reasons. Volunteering is a way to to give back to the community,  meet new people, make a difference, develop new skills and gain valuable work experience. Regardless of the motivation, volunteering is a rewarding and positive experience.

Part of being a great volunteer is finding your passion, finding your inspiration, and then finding a place where you can shine. Our volunteers generously give their time...

Boat Launch Opens This Weekend

Posted on Friday, April 05, 2019 11:00 AM

The West River's Edge boat lauch opens tomorrow (April 6)

Here are some boating basics
  1. Always wear a lifejacket or personal flotation device! Don't just have it in the boat, wear it. 
  2. Don't drink and boatConsumption of alcohol while boating is illegal. Alcohol increases the effects of fatigue, sun, wind and boat motion leading to impaired balance, judgement and reaction time. 
  3. Get Boat Safety Training. Take an Accredited Pleasure Craft Operator Card test. The course will teach you the "rules of the...