Submitted by The Delburne Volunteer Appreciation Dinner
Delburne Community Groups receive $10,000.00 donation from United Farmers of Alberta.
Seven different community groups in Delburne were thrilled to receive checks to support their ongoing activities. Ray Miller (UFA) and family were in Delburne on April 16th to present checks to these organizations at the Annual Volunteer Appreciation dinner being held at the Delburne Community Hall.
The recipients of these donations are:
Hwy 21 Corridor Crime Watch Society
The Delburne Community Hall Society
The Delburne and District Curling Club
The Delburne and District Agricultural Society
The Delburne Agriplex Arena
The Delburne 4-H Beef Club
The Coaltrail Riders 4-H Club
The Delburne Volunteer Appreciation dinner is an annual event put on by the Village of Delburne and Delburne & District Family and Community Support Services to recognize the efforts of those who take an active role in enhancing the community.
Debut Performance with RDSO
The support of donors and sponsors ensures the Red Deer Symphony Orchestra can create and inspire the next generation of musicians. In particular, we provide professional level performance opportunities for emerging artists, such as Harbour Lehocky, to facilitate their development as musicians.’
Harbour will be making her debut performance with the Red Deer Symphony Orchestra at the June 8th ‘Season Finale’ concert in recognition of being a 2018 winner of the Red Deer Festival of the Performing Arts.
Harbour started violin at the age of six, almost 9 years ago, and continues to ask her parents why they didn’t get her started with lessons earlier! She is the concertmaster for the Rosedale Valley Strings Orchestra, conducted by Naomi Delafield, and a member of the Burman University Symphony Orchestra with whom she toured Western Canada in 2018 and California earlier this year. Harbour attended the Orford Musique Academy in Quebec in the summer of 2018, funded by the Lacombe Endowment Grant and will attend several international camps and competitions as well as perform a solo piece with a youth orchestra in Austria this summer.
This busy young musician is also a provincial medals recipient in swimming, holds two provincial records in breaststroke, and is a 2016 Alberta Summer Games bronze medal recipient in triathlon.
Join the audience (tickets remain available) and help the RDSO welcome Harbour Lehocky to the stage!
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