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Old Timers Cabin Renovation Complete

We are glad to announce the Old Timers Cabin renovation project has finally been completed. The contracting company is WC Blasting and the project funding authority isCanada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. Below are photos of different sides of the cabin to show the end result which we are in love with. Read More

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Three Wedding Cocktail Recipes

There are endless possibilities for mixing drink ingredients at weddings and parties. An experienced bar tender will be one of your greatest assets on your event as good drinks make people happy and, therefore, your party a pleasurable success. Make sure you discuss your options and what ingredients you prefer to be available at the bar before hand. Below we have chosen three wedding cocktail recipes to kickstart your choice process for your day. Read More

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Cabin Setup Ideas for Weddings

A cabin provides unique and flexible ways of setting up the decor for a wedding ceremony or reception. On one hand, the inside is home-like and inviting which gives way to bringing aspects of what you love in your daily life into your wedding theme setup. On the other, cabins are also different from most people’s homes and this brings in the element of unique. We have a few ideas to get you started if you are having your wedding at a cabin. Read More

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Mother’s Day Victorian Tea Party

The Northern Alberta Pioneers & Descendants Association has hosted a Victorian Tea Party on Mother’s Day at the Old Timers Cabin on May 14, 2017. The attendants included families from the community at large as well as some members’ families. Read More

+ Old Timers Cabin in Avenue Magazine

Old Timers Cabin in Avenue Magazine

Following is an article about Northern Alberta Pioneers & Descendants Association (NAPDA) that has appeared in Avenue Edmonton’s May 2017 issue. Executive Director, Dorinda Emery, talks about NAPDA’s history, mission and vision. Read More

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Five Tips for DIY Wedding Flowers

Some of us are a designate type of people; others are a DIY. There is no right or wrong when it comes to your own preference in choosing your wedding day flower service as long as you know what you are doing. If you are a DIY person, many others have done their own wedding floral arrangements, sometimes with family and friends help. Read these five tips for DIY wedding flowers.  Read More

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Five Wedding Planning Tips

Sometimes even obvious things seem to pass by you when there is so much excitement about your approaching wedding. We list here five wedding planning tips for you to help get you started. If you have any questions about your big day or possibly booking the Old Timers Cabin, do not hesitate to contact our events coordinator here. Read More

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Three Easter Craft Ideas

Easter is a great time for crafting as the weather implies beautiful things are coming our way: flowers, bunnies, scavenger hunts in nature, and more. In other words, spring is in the air. We are inspired by this time of year to share these simple craft ideas to do with your family or little ones. Read More

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Love in Yeg Show 2017

The Love in Yeg Show 2017 has been a great success with amazing vendors and high turn out of visitors. The Old Timers Cabin was filled with couples and brides roaming around the bright and colourful display stations. We would like to thank all who have been involved in making this event come to life from organizers, to caterers, to vendors. Below is a list of the vendors and a selection of photos from the show. Read More

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Valentine’s Heart Cookies Recipe

Have you ever wondered how to make those picturesque, eye grabbing hearty cookies that keep coming up around Valentine’s Day? Well, we have. And we are sharing this lovely recipe with you to make for your special someone or the entire family, for that matter. Spread the love with this Valentine’s heart cookies recipe. Read More

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Birthday Decoration Ideas

Having a birthday at home is so much fun and excitement. Whatever the age the party person is, a birthday party is a birthday party. We are all kids inside and love colours, nice setup, and cake. These are some inspirational ideas for you to consider. Read More

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Three Party Drinks Recipes

Drinks make can make any party or gathering a hit. People usually look forward to seeing the drinks offerings before, during and after the meal. They serve as a social ice-breaker and add an attractive visual touch. We have three party drinks recipes that are sure to impress friends and family.   Read More