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A full day of fun at Club Alouette Seniors Fun Day

Tom Henihan Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs Approximately 100 participants took part in the Seniors Fun Day cribbage, snooker and carpet bowling tournaments held at the Club Alouette on Thursday February 23. The entry fee of 10 dollars, seven of which went…

Mac Olsen I Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs   The Local Actors Having Fun Troupe held their annual performances at the Jean Cote Community Hall on February 25 and March 4. Their productions feature dinner mystery theatre, and this year it was…
The 35th Carnaval de St. Isidore was a red carpet event

Tom Henihan Express Staff The 35th annual Carnaval de St. Isidore from February 17 to the 19th had a “Red Carpet” theme with the community centre auditorium adorned in appropriate images of celebrities and some well know personalities from the…
Family Day activities held in Donnelly, Jean Cote

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs February 20 was Family Day in Alberta, and several communities around the region had their own activities to mark the event. In Donnelly, the local recreation society held their event at Regalo Park. It featured…
Smoky River Historical Society holds annual fundraiser

Tom Henihan Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs Seventy people attended the Societe Historique De Smokey River annual fundraiser at the Centre Chevaliers on Sunday February 12. This is the first year the event was held at the Centre Chevaliers with the hall…
Come to Donnelly for Family Day and fun

Express Staff The public is invited to the Family Day event in Donnelly, which will be held on February 20. The event goes from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Park Regalo, with a free hot dog lunch and hot…
The spirit of Christmas at Ecole Routhier’s English concert

    Families and the general public were treated to some very enjoyable, even funny performances at Ecole Routhier on Dec. 14. The school held its English Christmas concert that evening. Principal Diane Benoit offered insights into what guests could…
Songs and drama production part of GPV Christmas concert

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs   The bands at Georges P. Vanier entertained with a variety of Christmas selections during their concert on Dec. 15. This included a performance by the Grade 9 drama group. Look for a story about…