Despite the weather, another Fall River Canal Days has been successfully carried out. The organizing committee (Sandra Carr, Bill Munden, Lynne Cooper, Joyce Munden, Allan Billard, Bill Horne, Joy Goudge, Owen Evans, Jim Malone, Lawrence Spencer and Councillor Barry Dalrymple) would like to give very many thanks to all those who supported Canal Days.
Organizations, businesses and individuals donated money, goods and services.
- Platinum: (>$3000) Patrimoine Canadien – Canadian Heritage, Halifax Regional Municipality
- Gold: ($1000 – $2999) Lockview Area Ratepayers Association
- Silver: ($500 – $999) Subway, Lynne and Mike Cooper from ReMax Nova, The Vegetorium, The Shubenacadie Canal Commission
- Bronze: ($100 – $499) The Laker, Cobequid Community Health Board, Dave Redden, Benefits Experts & FRC Consulting, Bill Munden, Coca-Cola, Pet Value, Roaming Rovers, Gerald Burgess, Sharon Couse, Emily Dalrymple, ITsjustaPC Web Design
Dr. Heather Carr, Sandra Carr, Barry Dalrymple, Hazel MacLean, Allister MacLeod, Ann Muise, Peter Stoffer, Expressions of Wood, Fall River Speech and Language Services, Fall River Yoga Centre, FitZone, Guardian Drugs, The Nest, Tim Hortons, Ultramar, Farmer Clems, Sharkeys, Wellington Bakery, Out the Box Chocolates, Sobeys, Scotiabank, the Lions.
Then there are all the folks who gave of their time and talent to Canal Days.
Without you, the party would not have happened. You are: Pam Bristow, Sandy Burgess, Holly Carr, Dave Cornish, Peter Lawrence, Jim Malone, Nelson Miller, Jesse-Anne Peace, Maria and Jason Simpson, Jacqueline Steudler, Tanya Tattrie, Ron Verge, Ivy Warren, June Wyatt, Patrick Smith, the members of Station #45 Halifax Regional Fire Service, the Sackville Detachment of the RCMP, the volunteers from the Regional Firefighters Interpretation Center, the breakfast organizers of St Rose of Lima Catholic, St. Thomas Anglican and St. John’s United Churches, the 2012 Youth Leadership kids, and the supervisors and staff of the Gordon R. Snow Community Centre.
And to the whole community for your support.
See you next year.
Michael Creighton, Chairman