It’s funny how there are some moments in life that you can remember like it was yesterday. In Grade 4 social studies the teacher was asking what jobs we wanted to have as adults. This was the easiest question ever for me. I was going to be a newspaper publisher! So, you could say I’ve been thinking about this for quite awhile now. Never in my wildest dreams did I think that I would be publishing one of the top weekly newspapers in Canada. In 2015 the Western Wheel won top prize as the best...
I attended Meryl Coombs’ presentation at Millarville on Tuesday. There is no end to his knowledge on gardening and landscaping and he loves every minute of it. Our VNC garden club met on Tuesday for the last meeting until September. We will, however, be doing a member’s garden tour in July and if you would like to travel to Olds on June 19 to view the Wetlands Open garden at Olds college, give Bea or Sharon a call as we will be carpooling.
For last few years I have bounced back and forth between the PC and the Wildrose parties. This has caused many to ask me “Who are you with now”? My standard answer used to be the NDP … the “New Dean Party.”
Preparations are underway at the Okotoks Public Library to ensure that patrons will have lots of incentive to keep reading this summer. The TD Summer Reading Club, Summer Reading Bingo (Ages three to 17), and the Adult Summer Reading Challenge 2015 will give participants a chance to win weekly and grand prizes as well as suggest titles of books and interesting ways and places to read them.