Over 300 athletes from across Canada will be in the town of Olds from May 17-20 for the 2019 Rope Skipping Canadian Nationals.
Rope Skipping Canada - 2019 National Championships Coming To Olds
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Town Of Didsbury - Council Approves 2020 Tax Rate Bylaw
Didsbury council passed the town's 2020 tax rate bylaw this week. According to Mayor Rhonda Hunter, the residential tax rate was approved at 8.225 which is down from 8.466 last year. She adds, the non-residential tax rate in Didsbury was approved at 8.769 which is down from 8.918 in 2019.
Goaltender From St. Vincent, Alberta Signs Letter Of Intent To Join Olds Grizzlys
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Olds & District Hospice Society - Online Workshop For Those Affected By Isolation
Between June 9th and July 2nd, the Olds & District Hospice Society is offering an online workshop for those affected by isolation.
Valarosa Parks Association - Playground Build In Didsbury
If you are interested in volunteering to help build a playground for the Valarosa neighbourhood check out the Valarosa Parks Association Facebook page. Ben McPhee with the VPA says they will be starting on Saturday, May 30th with some grass seeding and some general site works. He adds, they hope to drill the foundation for the playground on weekend of June 20th.
Alberta Government - 20 million Masks To Be Distributed To Albertans
Government’s relaunch strategy includes providing free non-medical masks to Albertans who need them.
Olds Fire Department - 2020 Olds Virtual Terry Fox Run
Register for the 2020 Olds Virtual Terry Fox Run. One Day. Your Way. Sunday, September 20th. This year, participate from wherever you are. Around your neighbourhood, backyard, down the street or around the block. Walk, Ride, Run. In these uncertain times, the one certainty we have is that cancer is not waiting for COVID-19 to be over. This year, Canadians will unite in spirit, not in person, for their own version of the Run. 2020 also marks the 40th anniversary of Terry Fox's Marathon of Hope.
Olds Regional Exhibition - Olds Farmers' Market To Open June 18th
Exciting news for the Olds Regional Exhibition this week as Alberta continues Stage 1 of its relaunch. On Tuesday, May 26th Tracy Gardner with ORE announced the first Farmers' Market of 2020 is slated for June 18th at the Big Rack Cow Palace. She says they are encouraging guests to shop with a purpose during the COVID-19 pandemic and plan ahead by viewing the new online vendor map on the ORE Facebook Page.