The Flagstaff Food Bank will once again be co-ordinating the annual Christmas Sharing Program in Flagstaff County, a community tradition that involves the collection and distribution of gifts and food hampers for those less fortunate within our County's borders.
Some important dates to remember:
Christmas Hamper Pick UP - Thursday, December 20, 2018 (11am - 2pm)
Family Adoption Applications - November 23, 2018
If you are a family in need, or aware of a family that is struggling, please feel free to forward their name (with their permission!) and information (forms are available at FFCS,Killam Town Office or click the present below!) to the Flagstaff Food Bank or calling: (780) 385-3976. Requests are to be submitted by Nov 23, 2018.
Application Form Program Details
Adopt a Family - November 30, 2018
If you or a group are interested in "Adopting a Family", please notify FFCS by November 30, 2018 at 780-385-3976. Gift purchases are to be limited to approximately $60 per family member. Please leave all gifts unwrapped - but include some gift wrap with your family's gift bundle. **FFCS may re-distribute excess purchases to other persons if need be. If you are gifting clothing, please include the "Gift Receipt" - in case an exchange is necessary. Due to increasing occurance of allergies, FFCS asks that stuffed toys not be given. Deliver your gifts to 4919 - 47 Street, Sedgewick (the Community Press Building), between Monday, December 3 - Friday, December 14, 2018.
If you are interested in volunteering for an hour or a full day, please call ahead, 780-385-3976, to find out when your help can be best utilized. Also, help with clean up will be required December 18 or 19, 2018. Preparations will begin Monday, December 4, 2017. Donations will be accepted from December 3 - December 14, 2018 from 10am to 4pm during weekdays. Monetary donations can also be mailed to Flagstaff Christmas Sharing, Box 352, Killam, AB T0B 2L0.
Normal office hours will resume Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 8:30am!
Should you have a public works related emergency, please call the 24/7 line at:
780-385-3783 for assistance.
Everyone is welcome to attend the Remembrance Day Ceremony that will be held at the Killam Legion Cenotaph (located in the Killam Agriplex parking lot) on Sunday, November 11, 2018 beginningg at 10:55am. Following the 11:00am salute and tribute, a multi denominational service will be held at "The Living Room" (5018-50 Street - Killam's old theatre) - open to all wishing to attend.
Additionally, sevices will be held: Thursday, November 8, 2018 - Killam Long Term Care Chapel @ 10:30am
Friday, November 9, 2018 - Killam Public School @ 10:30am
Flu Immunization season is upon us!
A list of the local clinics is below. Hardisty - Nov 8, 2018 and Sedgewick - Nov 15, 2018
Developement application #2018-14, Cannabis Retail Sales/Store has been approved at the November 1, 2018 Municipal Planning Commission meeting.
Draft Minutes from the MPC meeting are included below.
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