Town of Battleford Mayor Ames Leslie, centre, with former NHL player Gregg Sheppard, right, and Barry Belak, stepfather of the late Wade Belak who played in the NHL, left, at the start of the free public skate event to commemorate Canada’s 150th anniversary. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff
December 11, 2017 - 6:37pm
Battleford residents showed their national pride Sunday afternoon by taking part in a free skate to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary.
The town received a $1,000 micro-grant from the federal government to host the event.
Mayor Ames Leslie said the event was well supported.