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Riverside Meadows Mural

Shirley Hocken stands in front of a large photographic mural depicting Riverside Meadows’ past, present and future. The mural, which was unveiled on Saturday, cost $3,600. It is on the west wall of the neighbourhood’s community centre at 6021 57th Ave. and incorporates archival photos, as well as new ones taken by local photographer Mirjam Rand. It also features a digital art border.

Shirley Hocken stands in front of a large photographic mural depicting Riverside Meadows’ past, present and future. The mural, which was unveiled on Saturday, cost $3,600. It is on the west wall of the neighbourhood’s community centre at 6021 57th Ave. and incorporates archival photos, as well as new ones taken by local photographer Mirjam Rand. It also features a digital art border. The two-by-four-metre mural was funded by money left over from the community’s centennial celebrations budget from 2011, said Hocken, chair of the Riverside Meadows’ centennial committee. The mural was composed by Red Deer artist Carol Lynn Gilchrist. It was unveiled during a ceremony at the Riverside Meadows Community Centre.

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