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Sylvan Lake musicians honoured at festival award show

Sylvan Lake musicians honoured at festival award show

The Sylvan Celebration of Music Festival was held March 22-24, with the award show on March 30

Sylvan Lake musicians honoured at festival award show
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Brianna Lizotte(left) performs with two drummers during the 2019 Canada Winter Games Opening Ceremonies on Feb. 15. Lizotte performed as part of a quartet during a spoken word segment of the evening. The Opening Ceremonies was a sold out event. Photo by Robin Grant/Black Press News Staff

Sylvan Lake fiddler says performing at Canada Games an amazing experience

Brianna Lizotte performed with three drummers during a segment of the Opening Ceremonies

Brianna Lizotte(left) performs with two drummers during the 2019 Canada Winter Games Opening Ceremonies on Feb. 15. Lizotte performed as part of a quartet during a spoken word segment of the evening. The Opening Ceremonies was a sold out event. Photo by Robin Grant/Black Press News Staff
Bif Naked will be performing during the 2019 Canada Winter Games. Joined by K-OS, the famed singer will be hitting the Gary. W. Harris Celebration Plaza mainstage Feb. 27th. Photo by Coco Kensington Photography

Rocker Bif Naked to perform at Canada Winter Games

Acclaimed Canadian singer hits the stage Feb. 27th

Bif Naked will be performing during the 2019 Canada Winter Games. Joined by K-OS, the famed singer will be hitting the Gary. W. Harris Celebration Plaza mainstage Feb. 27th. Photo by Coco Kensington Photography
The Blands, comprised of four students from the House of Music, told the audience they chose their name becasue they are all completely bland. The band performed two songs on Sunday, and were the last group to take the stage in the first session of artists. Photo by Megan Roth/Sylvan Lake News

WATCH: Sylvan Lake musicians perform for family and friends

Students from the House of Music performed in bands at Fireside on Feb. 3.

The Blands, comprised of four students from the House of Music, told the audience they chose their name becasue they are all completely bland. The band performed two songs on Sunday, and were the last group to take the stage in the first session of artists. Photo by Megan Roth/Sylvan Lake News
Mason Morgan (left) plays Le genie and Jace Lapp (right) as Louis la grenouille. The two took to the stage at Our Lady of the Rosary alongside their cast members on Jan. 31. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Sylvan Lake News

VIDEO: Our Lady of the Rosary students perform “Louis la grenouille”

The french play was performed multiple times on Jan. 31 by six different casts.

Mason Morgan (left) plays Le genie and Jace Lapp (right) as Louis la grenouille. The two took to the stage at Our Lady of the Rosary alongside their cast members on Jan. 31. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Sylvan Lake News
Carol Davis in rehearsal for the Camrose Churchmice production of ‘Mamma Mia’. The show will run over two weekends in February, with opening night on Feb. 7. Photo Submitted

Sylvan Lake actor lands role in her first stage production

Carol Davis will perform in “Mama Mia” opening Feb. 7

Carol Davis in rehearsal for the Camrose Churchmice production of ‘Mamma Mia’. The show will run over two weekends in February, with opening night on Feb. 7. Photo Submitted
Randi Boulton took home the Singer/Songwriter of the Year Award at the Red Deer Entertainment Awards. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
Randi Boulton took home the Singer/Songwriter of the Year Award at the Red Deer Entertainment Awards. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
Sylvan Lake fashion designer preparing for fashion show in Vancouver

Sylvan Lake fashion designer preparing for fashion show in Vancouver

Sally Sandusky is working with Raw Artists for her upcoming show

Sylvan Lake fashion designer preparing for fashion show in Vancouver
Ecole Steffie Woima School choir performed for seniors at the NesSource Centre on Dec. 19. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Sylvan Lake News

VIDEO: Steffie Woima choir sings for seniors

Steffie Woima’s choir spent the afternoon with seniors at the NexSource Centre on Dec. 19

Ecole Steffie Woima School choir performed for seniors at the NesSource Centre on Dec. 19. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Sylvan Lake News
VIDEO: Sylvan Lake Sacred Massed Choir celebrates the holidays with a high note

VIDEO: Sylvan Lake Sacred Massed Choir celebrates the holidays with a high note

The choir performed at the Sylvan Lake Seniors’ Lodge on Dec. 6.

VIDEO: Sylvan Lake Sacred Massed Choir celebrates the holidays with a high note
WATCH: Busy weekend as Sylvan Lake lights up the lake

WATCH: Busy weekend as Sylvan Lake lights up the lake

Light Up The Lake Celebrations took place around town Nov. 30 and Dec. 1.

WATCH: Busy weekend as Sylvan Lake lights up the lake
The Ecole Mother Teresa School Advent Band played a three-stop tour around Sylvan Lake. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Sylvan Lake News

Mother Teresa School’s Advent Band tours Sylvan Lake

The Grade 7-9 band made three different stops around town during their tour.

The Ecole Mother Teresa School Advent Band played a three-stop tour around Sylvan Lake. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Sylvan Lake News
The Senior’s Centre was full on Nov. 20 for the annual Senior’s Conference, and it included musical entertainment from the Sgt. Wilson’s Army Show.

Sylvan Lake seniors learn about opportunities at annual Senior’s Conference

The Sylvan Lake Senior’s Association held the conference Nov. 20 at the NexSource Centre.

The Senior’s Centre was full on Nov. 20 for the annual Senior’s Conference, and it included musical entertainment from the Sgt. Wilson’s Army Show.
Sylvan Lake students prepare for opening night of ‘Almost, Maine”

Sylvan Lake students prepare for opening night of ‘Almost, Maine”

Students and staff from H.J. Cody have been hard at work since September to bring Almost to life

Sylvan Lake students prepare for opening night of ‘Almost, Maine”
Brett Kissel
Brett Kissel
Sylvan Lake will Light Up The Lake for the holidays

Sylvan Lake will Light Up The Lake for the holidays

Light Up the Lake celebrations will occur Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 throughout town.

Sylvan Lake will Light Up The Lake for the holidays
This is Thriller will be held once again this weekend at the Sheraton Hotel. The Halloween themed fundraiser will support the Friends of the Red Deer Regional Hospital and Pound It Hip Hop Dancers Association (PIHHDA).File photo

‘Thriller’ charity event runs Oct. 27th at the Sheraton

Proceeds to support Friends of the Red Deer Regional Hospital and Pound it Hip Hop

This is Thriller will be held once again this weekend at the Sheraton Hotel. The Halloween themed fundraiser will support the Friends of the Red Deer Regional Hospital and Pound It Hip Hop Dancers Association (PIHHDA).File photo
Melody sings her rendition of “Country Road” for the judges on the first night of auditions on Oct. 2. Photos by Megan Roth/Sylvan Lake News

WATCH: Auditions prove Sylvan’s Got Talent

The annual talent show on Nov. 2 will have 18 performances

Melody sings her rendition of “Country Road” for the judges on the first night of auditions on Oct. 2. Photos by Megan Roth/Sylvan Lake News
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Sylvan Lake author releases final book in trilogy

M.K. Stelmack’s Greene Family Trilogy is set in Spirit Lake, which is based exactly on Sylvan Lake.

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