The Chowhound/ Donalda Animal Rescue, is putting on a fundraising event with all proceeds being donated to Wanda Stensrud and family to help out with the expenses during their time of need. Jeff Stensrud passed away Aug. 29 in a tragic farming accident, and this is our way to help out in their time of need. The Chowhound will be at Sean’s No Frills in Stettler on Sept. 11 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and at O.K. Tire on Sept. 12 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Donalda Community Promotions Society was very pleased with the turnout of 43 vehicles at the last drive-In movie held Aug. 14, despite the threat of rain, which held off for the movie. The next upcoming event will be “A Village Christmas”, which is to be held Nov. 29. If anyone is interested in helping with the event, please call 403-883-2943.
The Donalda Coulee Friendship Club will be having its regular monthly luncheon and meeting Thursday, Sept. 10 at noon. New members are welcome Also, Sunday, Sept. 13 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. will be the pancake breakfast. Everyone is welcome.
The Village of Donalda will be holding a by-election on Sept. 14, 2015 for the position of village councillor. Voting will take place at the village office from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Please bring a piece of ID to vote.
The Donalda School will be having its annual general parent council meeting in the school’s library on Sept. 16 at 3:45 p.m.
Birthday wishes this week go out to Sharon Blouin, Donna Sehlstrom, Naveah Jaffray, Ron Rider, Louis Bell, Anna Kneeland, Brittany Hofer, Sabrina Bromeling, Tayler Bromeling, Davin O’Malley Viske, Herminia Arandia, Rhonda Strandquist, Haylee Machell. Danny Thomas, Estella Helfer, Grace Hebbes, Irene Ross, and Kelly Bailey-Carroll. Happy birthday to all!