Donalda byelection slated for mid-April

Nominations have closed for the Village of Donalda council byelection.

Nominations have closed for the Village of Donalda council byelection.

An election has been scheduled, with advance polling on April 6 from 9 a.m. to noon, and the actual vote on April 15.

The polling station will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Drop-In Centre. Get out and support your candidate.

April 14 will be the pancake and jam session at the Drop-In, with breakfast served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., and music to follow.

Spring break for all our students is underway. If any students want something to do, the Donalda library is holding “Lego Time” from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday and, of course, Thursday is Teen Night at the library from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Bethany Lutheran Church will hold an Easter Sunday Sunrise Service this Sunday at 8 a.m., with a pancake breakfast to follow. Come and enjoy the fellowship and an early morning of prayer.

The Donalda Art Gallery has cancelled the watercolour classes until further notice.

The photography classes are planned for April 29, with a limit of 10 people. That class is attracting a lot of interest, so if you’re interested, please contact someone from the art gallery.

The Donalda School reunion meeting is April 8 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the school library. Anyone with an interest in helping plan the 100th anniversary reunion is asked to meet at the school. For more information, call Mr. Seale at 403-883-2280.

The Ag Society will sponsor kids ages 11 to 18 to go to the ACCA Co-operative Youth Leadership Camp at Goldeye. Please attend the April ag meeting if you’re interested.

Birthday wishes go out to Steve Sideritsch, Travis Hutchison, Alden Mueller, Edmund Knudtson, Frank Sutton, Jessica Lee, Zachary Fisher, Jessica Nelson, Brady Jaffray, Carla Hillestad, Colby Norman, Edwina Friberg, Breanna Hofer, Emily Saboe, Veronica Saboe, Audrey Lane and anyone else celebrating a birthday this week.

Happy Birthday!

— DONALDA DIARY

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