“The Finns at Trochu” book launched

“The Finns at Trochu”, a book written by Shirley Adam, tells of the Finnish Community that once prospered between Trochu and Three Hills. In 1905, six Finnish homesteaders came to settle in the area followed by many more of their countrymen. As more Finns arrived in the area to settle they chose land in close proximity to each other resulting in a strong, lively community. They worked hard, played hard and were very intense in their manner.
The Finns built the Finn Hall that soon bec

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Three Hills Library to host Martin Parnell’s ‘Running to the Edge’

On the evening of November 24th, Three Hills Library will host author, speaker and humanitarian, Martin Parnell, for his presentation Running to the Edge. Telling a story that will amaze and inspire, Martin will show how through determination and persistence, one person can affect change, one step at a time. He will also be available to sign copies of his new book.
In 2010, Martin ran 250 marathons and raised $320,000 for the humanitarian organization Right to Play. He has now completed his &ldq

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Capacity crowd attends Service

The students, staff, and representatives of several government bodies and local services presented a very solemn and inspiring Remembrance Day Assembly at the Three Hills School on November 10.
Led by Master of Ceremonies, Vice Principal Greg Lendvay, the program included his brief introduction as to the significance of such a day of Remembrance.
This was followed by the Parade of Flags, which set a special dignity as students representing each grade from Kindergarten to Senior High, led the proc

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Three Hills Library to host Community Read - Wind in the Willows

This year Three Hills Library is running its second annual Community Read with a goal to have as many people as possible in Three Hills and rural Kneehill County read The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame. Last year’s Community Read of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens was a great success. We are excited to see what this year’s read brings.

Seeing as the library’s Bucket List Book Club for 2016/17 has a Young at Heart theme, it seemed fitting to choose a book for the r

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