Special Canada 150 celebration for Donalda

Donalda Diary looks at the future events for the community.

From June 14 to July 12 the Donalda Art Gallery will be featuring a special Canada 150: Period Costume exhibit featuring a variety of different uniforms, dresses, and clothes from the past.

This is a great chance to see some unique pieces. The Donalda Art Gallery will be open daily this summer from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Donalda Coulee Friendship Club will be holding its annual Father’s Day Pancake Breakfast on June 18 from 10 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. featuring bacon, eggs, sausages, quiche, hash browns, pancakes, fresh orange juice, homemade syrups and coffee at the Donalda Drop In Centre.

The next Red Lamp Market will be held on July 1st, promoting all types of vendors from 10 a.m to 3 p.m. Rain or Shine! Vendors must pre-book with Amanda at 403-741-6095.

Donalda Canada Day Celebration will take place from 11 a.m. to Midnight. Brunch at the Lutheran Church from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pie &Coffee at the Drop In from Noon to 4 p.m. Period Costume Exhibit at the Art Gallery from Noon to 4 p.m. Hotdogs, Pop, Floats &Ice Cream at the Big Lamp from Noon to 4 p.m. Children’s games beside the Library from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Bounce House at the Big Lamp starting at 1 p.m. Red Lamp Market will be on from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Parade begins at 4 p.m. There will also be a Roast Beef Dinner by Mad Catering at the Drop in from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Live auction on the stage by the Big Lamp at 7 p.m. Also, live band “Retired Night Riders” will be on stage by the Big Lamp from 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. with the fireworks starting at 11:30 p.m. Be sure to come out and enjoy all that Donalda has to offer this Canada Day!

Birthday wishes this week go out to Kara Wilkie, Cam Nixon, Gina Hurren, Tana Nixon, Kasheen Clouson, Brianne Terns, Hannah Kneeland, Bob Dietrich, and Morgyn Fuller. Happy birthday to all!