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Centennial planning: Call for volunteers

September 1, 2010 Leave a comment

Bowness will be celebrating 100 years in 2011. This centennial project will require volunteers to organize and plan this historic event.

A volunteer meeting is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 17, 7 p.m. at the Bowness Legion. For further information, please call Carole at 403-288-1737 or Inga at ­403-288-2055.

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What’s On? July/August 2010

July 1, 2010 Leave a comment

Bowness Happenings

JULY 10
Bowness Lions Club Stampede Parade, 9 a.m. start at the Hextall (Shouldice) Bridge
Art Unveiling, “Community Belongings” youth art project, Bowness Boys & Girls Club, 11 a.m.
Royal Canadian Legion Bowness Branch Kids Carnival, from 11 a.m., 138 Bowness Cres. NW
Party on the Rooftop, an afternoon of live music outdoors at Angel’s Drive-in, from noon Read more…

Making history

July 1, 2010 Leave a comment

The Bowness Historical Society is working on a second book, Bowness—Then and Now. We expect to have it available for sale early in 2011, to mark the 100th anniversary of Bowness.

We are also busy making preparations for centennial celebrations next year.

If you have any photos or family history in the community to share, please contact Carole Carpenter at 403-288-1737 or kjell@shaw.ca.