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Community builder receives Order of Crowsnest Pass

Tuesday, 24 May 2016.

Community builder receives Order of Crowsnest Pass

Over the years, Belle Kovach has seen the building and setting up of numerous Crowsnest Pass landmarks, from the health centre to Bellevue Underground Mine to the Hillcrest greenhouse.

But there’s more. She has also had a hand in the projects.

Her contributions in community building were recognized last month when she was awarded the Order of Crowsnest Pass during this year’s National Volunteer Week.

Timber Trails 4-H report

Monday, 23 May 2016.

Timber Trails 4-H report

Our Timber Trails 4-H grooming day was held on April 16 at the Dwyer farm. Thank you to Pat and Linda Dwyer for the use of your arena facilities. Thank you to Gordon Klein for the grooming lessons and advice for show day.

Be a volunteer steward

Monday, 23 May 2016.

Be a volunteer steward

June 4 marks the 22nd anniversary of the Ed Gregor Memorial Stewardship Day, the longest-standing volunteer stewardship day in Canada, according to Andrew Rusynyk.

It was created in conjunction with Alberta Sustainable Resource Development when the Crowsnest Forest Stewardship Society was formed.

Memory of pioneer artist will be saved for posterity

Sunday, 22 May 2016.

Memory of pioneer artist will be saved for posterity

If you’re facing challenges and searching for courage, there may be something to learn from the life and works of a historic artist who found solace in our own backyard.

Rev. Joyce Sasse will lead a church service at Heritage Acres Farm Museum at 7 p.m. on May 26, dedicated to “walking in the footsteps of pioneer artist Annora Brown.”