Local School Needs Mentors
WHAT IS MENTORING? "Mentoring is to support and encourage people to manage their own learning in order that they may maximize their potential, develop their skills, improve their performance and become the person they want to be." Eric Parsloe, The Oxford School of Coaching & Mentoring Do you wish to become a mentor and make a difference in a child? Boys and Girls Club of Wetaskiwin - Star Mentoring Program might be for you. For more information, GO HERE DOWNLOAD ...
Get To Know Your Candidates
ATTN: Residents Of Poplar Bay Poplar Bay election for Council is on Saturday August 26, 2017. To help you make an informed choice, the four candidates have shared their backgrounds and priorities in a document titled 'Get To Know Your Candidates For Poplar Bay Council' which has been posted on the Poplar Bay website - Read It Here Residents, have a say in your community, get out and vote! Learn more about voting hours here
Where to stay and spa at Pigeon Lake
Village Creek Country Inn A country inn mere steps away from charming boutiques and top notch restaurants, sounds almost too good to be true. Village Creek Country Inn, a colourful clapboard hotel set smack dab in The Village at Pigeon Lake ticks all the right boxes when looking for an affordable spot to stay in central Alberta. Here, you can soak up that casual cottage vibe without having to shell out for your own vacation property. Fall out of bed and choose between hitting the independe...
Huge Blowout Sale
HUGE sale on furniture at Village Emporium starting Monday. Clearing out the Gallery part of the store. All furniture in that part of the store must go. See in store for details starting Monday.
New Job Postings
Summer positions available with the Pigeon Lake Watershed Association. Check out the postings here: PLWA Summer Student PLWA Summer Program Coordinator
South Pigeon Lake Waste System
We seem to be hearing a lot from those who oppose the South Pigeon Lake Wastewater System. Nine year old Eva Meraw spent the month of July at Poplar Bay visiting her ‘Oma’. When she heard about the controversy surrounding the wastewater system, she was moved to write a speech expressing her views. We thought you would like to hear what she has to say. Here are a couple more reasons why we need the waste water system: It will secure the lines and assure that there is n...
Bosom Buddies Split Profits
Bosom Buddies is a local group raising funds for the Patient Financial Assistance Program of the The Alberta Cancer Foundation who provides financial support to patients in need undergoing treatment. This program covers costs such as housing, food, childcare and transport. Bosom Buddies is about to host a garden concert party fundraiser and they will split the profits with the Red Cross for Ft McMurray relief. We are encouraging local residents to come and support these worthy causes. Tickets...