Dominique Vrolyk

THE KILT - At the 2015 Montreal Highland Games

Eastern Canada re-visited

It is with a grateful heart that I share with our Pipestone Flyer readers my summer holiday in Montreal...

THE KILT - At the 2015 Montreal Highland Games
TICKLING THE IVORIES - Julianne Simard enjoyed the rare treat of playing the piano outdoors.

Music Foundation honors local youth

The Lakes held a large community garage sale to raise awareness and funds for the Thaddeus Lake Music Foundation.

TICKLING THE IVORIES - Julianne Simard enjoyed the rare treat of playing the piano outdoors.
LACE LADY - A volunteer demonstrates the art of making lace.

A 25th anniversary well celebrated

July 25 and 26, the Leduc West Antique Society celebrated its 25th anniversary.

LACE LADY - A volunteer demonstrates the art of making lace.
TEAM DREAM - A steersperson and five paddlers enjoyed the OC6 race on Telford Lake.

Huli on the lake

Paddling sports competitors and spectators enjoyed a day of friendly competition on Telford Lake, in the heart of the City of Leduc.

TEAM DREAM - A steersperson and five paddlers enjoyed the OC6 race on Telford Lake.
MATRIARCH - Surrounding matriarch Doreen Fountain-Douglas

44 years for Fountain Family Reunion

On July 3, 4 and 5 Leduc’s Lions Campground was the gathering place for the 44th annual Fountain family reunion.

MATRIARCH - Surrounding matriarch Doreen Fountain-Douglas

Leduc #1 rib cook-off coming soon

The ever-popular Annual Rib Cook-off at Leduc #1 Energy Discovery Centre is scheduled for Sunday August 9.

WHAT A BLAST - The City of Leduc sponsored the fantastic fireworks at the end of Canada Day.

Canada Day: Behind the scenes in Leduc

Thanks and Kudos must be offered to all these groups who planned an exciting and fun Canada Day in the City of Leduc.

WHAT A BLAST - The City of Leduc sponsored the fantastic fireworks at the end of Canada Day.
LITTLE ONE - Trista Blair pets her one-day-old jenny

Donkey birthday near Leduc

A couple who are residents of the Nisku area attended an auction in March, and had no idea they rescued an animal from the slaughterhouse.

LITTLE ONE - Trista Blair pets her one-day-old jenny
SUSPICIOUS - The charred remains of a recent Calmar fire are sad to see.

Arson in Calmar fire a sad reality

On Wednesday, June 10 at 4:51 a.m. the Calmar Fire Department was dispatched to a residential explosion in the Southbridge subdivision.

SUSPICIOUS - The charred remains of a recent Calmar fire are sad to see.
No noxious weed in sight in Dominique’s garden.

Suspicious guests in my garden

Recently, I invited two out-of-town business friends who were attending a meeting in north Leduc for a quick visit afterwards.

No noxious weed in sight in Dominique’s garden.
GIFTED - Tammy Lamouche (center)

Networking pays off every time

New friends can mean new opportunities, especially in business

GIFTED - Tammy Lamouche (center)
NEW MEMBERS Firefighters Shane and Kristie Kuhn have now relocated to join Leduc Fire Services.

Leduc Fire Services Class of 2015

It's a family affair for some new Leduc firefighters.

NEW MEMBERS Firefighters Shane and Kristie Kuhn have now relocated to join Leduc Fire Services.
AMBASSADORS - The Hanson Brothers

Memories do matter

Third Annual Golf for Alzheimer’s tournament held with hockey heroes

AMBASSADORS - The Hanson Brothers
TASTE OF MEXICO - Juan and Angelica’s Calle Mexico food truck is already popular with Leduc residents.

Calle Mexico on the road in Leduc

Like food trucks? You may like Calle Mexico...a lot

TASTE OF MEXICO - Juan and Angelica’s Calle Mexico food truck is already popular with Leduc residents.
KID STUFF - The interactive Farm Safety lesson is popular with kids of all ages.

Good timing for Safety Tips

Rural kids and urban visitors to grand-parents’ farm will equally benefit from these safety lessons.

KID STUFF - The interactive Farm Safety lesson is popular with kids of all ages.
BUSY AS BEES - There is a lot going on at Telford House all year-round. Watercolor and other media classes

Leduc celebrates seniors week

On Wednesday the annual strawberry tea entertained a packed house.

BUSY AS BEES - There is a lot going on at Telford House all year-round. Watercolor and other media classes
SKY HIGH - In the Rosenbauer’s T-Rex bucket

Alberta Fire Chiefs Gather In Red Deer

Gathering of fire chiefs includes a variety of events

SKY HIGH - In the Rosenbauer’s T-Rex bucket
EMERGENCY - A large group of emergency responders gather at the site of a mock train disaster

Are we ready for a major disaster?

City of Leduc practices emergency response tactics recently.

EMERGENCY - A large group of emergency responders gather at the site of a mock train disaster
VERY CUTE - Mama and her two “crias”

Rare Alpaca twins born in Leduc County

Alpaca twins are rather rare, even in Leduc County.

VERY CUTE - Mama and her two “crias”
CHAMBER TRIBUTE: Chamber Luncheon guests wearing blue paid tribute to all police officers who serve and protect us.

Chamber luncheon always valuable

On June 12 nearly 200 regional and local business owners and operators attended the monthly Leduc Regional Chamber of Commerce Luncheon.

CHAMBER TRIBUTE: Chamber Luncheon guests wearing blue paid tribute to all police officers who serve and protect us.