Prairie's Quest weekend was July 4-7 and I was thrilled to receive a booklet from the Prairie Heritage Museum giving tribute to the Prairie alumni and staff, aged 55+, who have built rich legacies through helping others.  Their stories are truly inspirational.  Whether it is Mr. Shovel, Mr. Fix-it, Mr. Gopher, or the Elderberry lady, they are all committed to serving others within their sphere of influence.
With these inspiring role models, I challenge the Baby Boomers and Gen X & Y's to cons

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Seniors Outreach News July 10, 2013

In July we celebrate Canada Day and, for our American friends, Independence Day.  The canola is turning our landscape into a stunning patchwork quilt of yellow and green.
This Saturday, July 13, is Three Hills Parade Day starting with the pancake breakfast on Main St.  Don't miss the parade, Kids Canirval, the Battle of Axes ultimate fire fighters challenge, Tractor Pull, Mixed Softball Tournament and all the other events during Three Hills Summer Celebration this Saturday and Sunday. It is fun

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July 1st we celebrated Canada's birthday. For our American friends, July 4th is Independence Day. For seniors, this is also the time of year when both Federal and Provincial funding is adjusted. The governments have now had time to review your 2012 tax returns and you may find OAS (Old Age Security) and GIS (Guaranteed Income Supplement) adjustments reflected in your July payment. These adjustments are also true for the Alberta seniors' financial supplement as well. So don't be surprised next mo

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This is SENIORS WEEK so may I encourage everyone to take the time to recognize at least one senior.
The Seniors Week Fundraising Supper is on Thursday, June 6th at 5:00 at Bethel Evangelical Missionary Church.  Harold Hunter will be the Master of Ceremonies for the evening and we will have the Peacock girls from Rosebud here playing their harps. They are incredible so this is not an event you want to miss out on and it includes an Alberta beef supper. Tickets are $15 from June 1 – 6. Lots of fun,

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