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Museum Day on Aug. 19

The Donalda Museum will offer free admission on that day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Kasheen Clouson

Donalda Diary

The Agricultural Society held their last meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 8 at 7 p.m. at the Hall.

The Donalda Art Gallery is currently featuring Kash’s art exhibit ‘Something/Different’ which will run until Sunday, Aug. 13. The Art Gallery is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with the exhibiting artist in on most days.

The next Red Lamp Market will be held on Saturday, Aug. 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This is an outdoor, open market promoting all types of vendors, located next to the world’s Largest Lamp. Please contact Amanda at 403-741-6095 for more information or check them out on Facebook.

Museum Day will be taking place on Saturday, Aug. 19 from 10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. There will be free admission into the Museum, as well as ice cream cones, floats, popcorn, and mini-games! This is the perfect day to bring the whole family to see over 1,000 lamps, and other local artifacts. Don’t forget the Donalda Museum is open daily during the summer from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information please call us at 403-883-2100 or check us out on Facebook.

Donalda promotions will be holding their next Drive-In Movie on Friday, Aug. 25, featuring the movie “Pixels.” The movie will begin at dusk or roughly around 9:30 p.m. at Willow Canyon. There will also be full concession. Gates and concession open at 7 p.m., so come and explore the Badlands before the movie.

The Donalda Library is searching for a copy of the movie “Heart of the Sun,” a part of this film was filmed in Donalda and they are looking for a copy. If you have or know someone who does, please call the Donalda Library at 403-883-2345. Thank you! Also, the library will be closed from Aug. 7 to 9, and will reopen again on Monday, Aug. 14.

Birthday wishes go out to Ralph Sideritsch, Vanessa Hartum, Rob Berry, Sydney Nattestad, Dezi Crumly, Kari McCarthy, Marisa Tantrum, Beaudon Rider, Dwayne Norman, Brody Norman, and McKenna Parleviet. Happy birthday to all!

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