We are excited to tell you about an historic event for Strathcona County. This will be the first time the Treaty 6 flag has been raised officially in the County. Mayor Rod Frank and Grand Chief Billy Morin will be in attendance and both will be speaking. The event is scheduled for 11:00 am Thursday August … Continue reading Treaty 6 flag raising (Aug 27 2020)
Strathcona County Pride is moving online this year in recognition of the ongoing pandemic, but that doesn't mean it'll be any less fun! We have a whole week planned with events and activities. Monday, June 1st: At 11am, we'll be streaming a Pride Flag Raising with Mayor Rod Frank and members of Council. We're taking … Continue reading Pride Is Coming! June 1-7 2020
In support of Interfaith Harmony Week the Strathcona County Diversity Committee is holding the first annual Interfaith Prayer Breakfast on Friday February 7 2020. Doors open at 7:30 am. Breakfast and program start at 8:00 am Tickets are available through the Festival Place box office or Ticketmaster from January 20th -28th only. No tickets at the door. If … Continue reading Interfaith Prayer Breakfast (Friday February 7 2020)
Secretary-General's Message for 2019 United Nations Day highlights the enduring ideals of the Charter, which entered into force on this date 74 years ago. Amid stormy global seas, the Charter remains our shared moral anchor. At this time of turbo-charged change, the United Nations remains focused on the real problems of real people. We are … Continue reading United Nations Day (October 24 2019)
Don't forget to put the Edmonton Heritage Festival on your calendar for the upcoming long weekend! Three days of fun, food and cultural diversity!