Provincial Launch - June 6th

The Town of Taber is honoured to have been selected to co-host with the Government of Alberta for the Provincial launch of Seniors Week held on June 6th! 

Provincial Launch Schedule of Events:

*** if inclement weather - all events will be hosted in the Community Centre Auditorium*** 

  • 8am-11am: FREE Pancake Breakfast (Confederation Park / Administration Building Parking Lot)
  • 10am: DJ starts
  • 10:30am: St. Mary's High School Band performance 
  • 11am: Opening remarks on Cornfest Stage in Confederation Park from Mayor Prokop,  MD of Taber Reeve Harris, and Minister of Seniors and Housing of Alberta Josephine Pon. Burns Wood will accept the Provincial Declaration of Seniors Week. 
  • 12pm: Live music by:
    • 12pm: Celtic Routes 
    • 1pm: Duncan Waldie &  Lindsay
    • 2pm: Amy Allred 
  • 12:00pm: FREE lunch hosted  by Taber Real Estate Centre in Confederation Park *where pancake breakfast is*  
  • 12pm: outdoor games in the park
  • 1pm: Booths in the park | Current Vendors:
  • 1:15pm: WHIST (Card game) at Parkside Manor  - 4830 50 Ave
  • 1:30pm: Gear Lords Parade Show & Shine 
  • 5pm: Seniors Dinner - Hosted by Kinsmen Club of Taber in the Community Centre Auditorium

*If you have something you'd like to add to the swag bags being handed out to Seniors, or have a small event being hosted during Seniors Week, or would like to have an outdoor booth in the park on the Provincial Launch Day,  please contact the ACE Coordinator for any further information. 

Remainder of Seniors Week Schedule:

June 7th (Tuesday): 

  • Free pickleball in the Community Centre for anyone over 60 
  • Free Swimming at the Aquafun Centre for anyone over 60 

June 8th (Wednesday):

  • Free pickleball in the Community Centre for anyone over 60
  • Free Swimming at the Aquafun Centre for anyone over 60 
  • 1:15pm: Partner Crib (card game) at Parkside Manor  - 4830 50 Ave

June 9th (Thursday): 

  • Free pickleball in the Community Centre for anyone over 60
  • Free Swimming at the Aquafun Centre for anyone over 60 
  • 1:00pm: Bridge (card game) at Parkside Manor  - 4830 50 Ave
  • 1:15pm: Smear (card game) at Parkside Manor - 4830 50 Ave

June 10th (Friday):

  •  1:15pm: 31 (card game) at Parkside Manor  - 4830 50 Ave
  • 1:30pm: Taber FCSS hosting a talent show in Confederation Park on the Cornfest Stage for all to participate in / watch 

talent show (1)

  • Free pickleball in the Community Centre for anyone over 65
  • Free Swimming at the Aquafun Centre for anyone over 60 
  • Free outdoor family movie in Confederation Park at 9pm (or dusk) 

June 11th (Saturday): 

  • Free pickleball in the Community Centre for anyone over 65
  • Free Swimming at the Aquafun Centre for anyone over 60 
  • Royal Canadian Legion Branch #20 Jubilee Tea 2pm - 4pm Legion Hall $5.00/person advanced tickets available at Legion Office 

June 12th (Sunday):

  • Free pickleball in the Community Centre for anyone over 65
  • Free Swimming at the Aquafun Centre for anyone over 60