Happy birthday to many residents!


Donalda Diary

After all that work why not take a break, visit the village come into the Drop In Center to enjoy a piece of homemade pie, a cold drink, tea, or coffee. Maybe stop for a lunch of homemade soup and sandwiches offered on Saturday and Sunday. Sit a spell and visit with the knowledgeable volunteers. Maybe you would like to play a game of pool or shuffleboard it is available. Hours are 12 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 10 p.m. Welcome!!

Dates to remember: The Donalda Ag Society will be hosting a 3-day Horse Camp, in August. REQUIREMENTS: 8 years old or older, don’t have access to a horse and riding. Bring a lunch and have fun learning horsemanship. Call Julie at 403-883-2264 for more information. HAPPY TRAILS!!!!

The 30th Annual Bench Fair will be held on August 13th in the Community Hall. Exhibits will open at 8 a.m. and close at 4 p.m. A Pancake Breakfast will run from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. There will also be a craft market happening in the basement of the hall. For more information on this event, call Terry Nordahl at 403-883-2259.

On August 14 and 21, ABRA JACKPOTS start. This event will be from at 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information on this event, call Barb Bosh at 403-883-2691.

Volunteers are needed for a work bee at the arena and campgrounds to do some up keeping. Call Ray at 403-883-2230.

Need a camping space, Donalda has a great campground by the arena. To book a site , call Jodi at 403-883-2330.

Drive In Movie in the Coulee is happening again on August 27 at dusk at the Ski Chalet. What a wonderful way to spend a hot summer night enjoying “THE GREAT OUTDOORS”. There will be a concession open for your snack needs.

Birthday wishes going out to Caliagh Andres, Jase McCarthy, Kevin Kittler, Linaya Sehlstrom, James Martz, Kathy Williams, Don Helmig, Mary Anne Awe, Micaiah Hills, Patricia Fisher, Ann Frewin, Paul Rasmussen, Chad Holden, Jeremy Walker, Don Seale, Tammy Helfer-Kulak.

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