Olds College hosting open house Saturday

Olds College is opening its doors for a day to showcase what the school is all about.

Olds College is opening its doors for a day to showcase what the school is all about.

From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, the open house will allow people to tour the campus, at 4500 50th St., meet college staff, faculty and students, and learn about the school.

The open house also showcases the college’s hands-on programs.

Highlights of the open house include plant and meat sales, art show, wagon rides, alumni museum photos and artifacts, heavy equipment simulators, program demonstrations, equine horse demonstrations, motorcycle and antique tractor display and tree climbing demonstrations.

Some of the new events this year include a centennial event information and centennial book and print giveaway (valued at $425), the college’s last fashion show on the Olds College campus at 3 p.m. and a photo scavenger hunt.

For more information, visit www.oldscollege.ca or call 1-800-661-6537.

Just Posted

Wildfire crews watching for dangerous wind shift in High Level, Alta.

HIGH LEVEL, Alta. — Crews battling an enormous wildfire just outside the… Continue reading

New poll suggests one-third don’t want politicians to wear religious symbols

OTTAWA — While most Canadians firmly back the Charter of Rights and… Continue reading

Red Deer stamp-collecting event a hit, local club expected to start in fall

Postage stamp-loving Red Deerians can expect to have a place to gather… Continue reading

Red Deer woman one of three arrested by Sundre RCMP

The 19-year-old had numerous arrest warrants out of various jurisdictions

Businessman and volunteer named 2019 Citizen of the Year

John Donald’s parents and sister were each honoured previously

WATCH: Sunnybrook Farm Museum in Red Deer welcomes spring

Sunnybrook Farm Museum is celebrating spring in Red Deer. On Saturday, the… Continue reading

Cast your votes for the Best of Red Deer

Nominations for the Best of Red Deer Readers’ Choice Awards are officially… Continue reading

Feds lay out proposed new rules for voice, video recorders in locomotives

OTTAWA — The federal Liberals have laid out their proposal for rules… Continue reading

Trump’s trophy day of sumo, golf and cheeseburgers in Japan

TOKYO — President Donald Trump presented a special U.S.-made trophy to the… Continue reading

Two dead, one seriously injured, following explosion in Calgary home’s garage

CALGARY — Police in Calgary say they believe a house fire where… Continue reading

Raptors fans spill onto the streets ahead of potentially historic game

Cars honked, exhilarated fans chanted and long lines formed outside bars and… Continue reading

Stan Lee’s former manager arrested on elder abuse charges

LOS ANGELES — A former business manager of Stan Lee has been… Continue reading

BCUC sets out process for gas and diesel price inquiry, set to wrap Aug. 30

VANCOUVER — The British Columbia Utilities Commission says it has set out… Continue reading

Most Read