There was high praise from the community from the Picnic in the Park event held last week on June 6th.
 
Drum FM ran into Lisa Thomas today, who had nothing but good things to say about The Family Fun Commitee's event. 
 
"The games were really hands on, it was wonderful to play with your children. The face painting was wonderful. The lady was so outgoing, the pictures turned out great. It was good for special needs. It was good for all ages," praised Thomas.
 
The day had 28 families register, with many more just showing up to the event. The event wasn't all about fun and games, as it also gave education on how to deal with tough family matters. 
 
"They brought a lot helpful tips on how make dysfunctional families work together and communicate better with one another," said Thomas. 
 
Thomas was over the moon about the event, and enjoyed being able to enjoy quality time with her son. 
 
"I love them all. All the volunteers were really friendly and helpful. They all had really great stratagies to offer." continued Thomas. 
 
The Family Fun Commitee is preparing for their free family event which will be an outside movie showing next month. 

More Local News

Local Referee Encourages Females on the Ice

In the current day and age, women have accomplished a lot. As a gender, they have determined themselves strong and capable, but there are still occurrences of women being pushed back.

UPDATE - Four Facing Firearm Charges in Newcastle

The community of upper Newcastle had a high police presence on Tuesday morning executing a search warrant.

New Interim CAO for Kneehill County

Kneehill County has hired an interim Chief Administrative Officer until a permanent replacement can be hired. Peter Tarnawsky has been hired for the position.

Christmas Continues for the Jumpstart Program in Drumheller

Over Christmas, the Badlands Community Facility gave businesses and groups the opportunity to decorate Christmas trees in their annual Trail of Trees.

Accident On Highway 56 Near Rowley

On Wednesday afternoon fire departments from Rumsey, Morrin and Drumheller were dispatched to a scene where a semi truck ran off the road and into a slough three kilometres from the Rowley turnoff on…

Furnace Maintenance Will Keep You Warm This Winter

The harshest of winter weather is ahead of us and we all look forward to hiding in our warm homes to wait out the weather. This fantasy can soon turn into a nightmare if the heat is suddenly cut.

RCMP on the Lookout for Stolen Fountain Tire Service Truck

Tuesday, January 15 was a busy day in Drumheller for the RCMP and its residents.

New Officer for the Hanna RCMP Detachment

There is a new constable in the Hanna RCMP office. Cst. Chad Langsfeld has joined the RCMP detachment from Depot in Regina. This will be his first post in his policing career. There is quite a…

Strankman To Sit As Independent

Changes for our local MLA are on the horizon. Effective immediately, MLA for Drumheller Stettler, Rick Strankman, will sit in the legislature as an independent. Strankman notified the Speaker of the…

Licencing Your Pets Benefits Everyone

A new initiative put forth by the Town of Drumheller is making sure your feline friends are coming home safe.

DrumhellerOnline.com is Drumheller's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Search the Biz Guide

Login