Donalda residents to gather for village’s spring cleanup

The Skybo Community will host the Boss Hill Poker Rally on Saturday, with proceeds going to the Donalda School 100-years reunion.

The Skybo Community will host the Boss Hill Poker Rally on Saturday, with proceeds going to the Donalda School 100-years reunion.

The centennial is being celebrated June 29 and 30.

Spring cleanup in the village is set for Saturday, beginning with a meeting at the Lamp at 10 a.m., weather-permitting. Bring your gloves, pruning shears and a rake. Lunch at the Drop-In Centre is on the agenda.

An emergency preparedness information meeting will be held at the Donalda Firehall on Wednesday, May 8, from 3 to 7 p.m. It’s a time to come and check out the firehall, and see whether you’re prepared if there were an emergency.

Donalda School will hold its annual “Dessert Theatre” on May 9, 10 and 11, starting at 7 p.m. each day. For more information and to obtain tickets, call 403-883-2395.

The Donalda Coulee Friendship Club will hold a “Mother’s Day” Strawberry Pancake Breakfast, Music Jam, and Birdhouse Auction on May 12, starting at 10 a.m., with an auction at noon, and music to follow.

Donalda Community Promotions is hosting the spring Drive-In Movie on May 11, starting at 9:30 p.m. The concession opens at 7:30 p.m.

Birthday wishes go out to Clayton Klatt, Darren Hebbes, Michael Schmitt, Jerry Crumly, Barb Nattestad, Bryan Wasyliw, Chris Puckett, Mackenzie Fuller, Rae Leene Klatt, Wendy Meston, Belle Nelson, Chase Thomas, Jo Lea Laye, Lionel Clement, Jackson Rider, Kaylon Clement, Luke Broemeling and anyone else celebrating a birthday this week.

— Donalda Diary