Red Deerians with an interest in learning about preserving and celebrating local history are invited to attend the 2013 Heritage Recognition Awards on Friday, Sept. 27.
The ceremony will be held at the Pioneer’s Lodge (4324 46A Ave.) from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. There is no cost to attend.
The Stephan G. Stephansson Icelandic Society is nominated for the Historic Markerville Lutheran Church Restoration Project.
Red Deer County is nominated for the preservation of the ACR Mintlaw Railway Bridge.
Mary Fink is nominated for her leadership in a number of heritage projects, including four years on the Heritage Preservation Committee, and contributions to the Community Mapping Project and Veterans’ Park interpretative signage.
Fairview Elementary School, Koinonia Christian School and the Riverside Meadows Community Association are nominated for the North Red Deer Centennial Postcard Project.
The City of Red Deer and Red Deer County sponsor the Heritage Preservation Awards every year. For more information, visit www.reddeer.ca/heritage.