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Making it magical for the kids

Mullen the Magician performed for kids and parents last week in the lobby of the Slave Lake Government Centre. The Rotary Club of Slave Lake Public Library brought Mullen in as part of its summer programming.  
The Lakeside Leader summer gardening series

Fourth edition Linda Green’s pretty in pink lily soaking up the sunshine last week. If you are interested in being featured in the gardening series, contact Katrina at 780-849-4380 or via email katrina.owens@dcmail.ca. Almost harvest time! The Roland Michener Secondary…
Downtown Wednesdays

Amber Stirling caught The Leader’s attention last week when she showcased pieces of her artwork at Rennie Hall Plaza. Stirling set up shop as part of the Slave Lake and District Chamber of Commerce’s weekly downtown Wednesdays that start up…

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader Get your dancing shoes ready for October 14th because the Slave Lake RCMP is hosting its regimental ball. Jacquie Labrie of Slave Lake Victim Services says the proceeds raised from the evening will be going back…
Colour Rush 5km Powder Run happening this weekend

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader The Colour Rush 5km Power Run is happening at the Sinclair Ball Diamonds in Slave Lake on Aug. 19th with proceeds going to the Slave Lake Childcare Society. Here’s everything you need to know, according to…
The Lakeside Leader summer garden series

Second edition Look at all that green! The Alberta Health Services’ Community Garden is sprouting up an array of vegetables, including lettuce, beets, carrots, chives, broccoli and even pumpkins. Interested in being featured? Contact Katrina at 780-849-4380.   Sharon Fines’s…

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader It’s hard to believe ‘The Great One’ and other celebrities will soon be wining and dining in Slave Lake for the annual Ice Breaker Hockey Game on August 26th, 2017. There are two ticket options, one…
Arts Council busy planning new workshops, events

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader Despite having to cancel its annual YOUNG@ART summer camps, the Lesser Slave Lake Regional Arts Council (RAC) has two sets of workshops coming up next month for local kids and youths. “We will be offering bark…
The Lakeside Leader summer garden series

First edition The weather sure has been unpredictable lately and many gardens are reaping the wrath of harsh winds, cold rain and even hail. You wouldn’t know it though at Karen Vanderwell’s yard, her flowers (pictured above) seem to be…
Slave Lake steps up for B.C. wildfire victims

Grilling for B.C. Rotarians Srini Jayaraman, Justine Ricard and Tracey Crain work the grill at the Rotary Club’s fundraiser on July 21 for B.C. fire victims. A second foodie-fundraiser was held the next day for the same cause. Local Rotartians…