Ticket sales for the 2020 Valentines Gift Basket Raffle doubled from last year. Six hundred and four tickets were sold, bringing in $3,020 with net proceeds of $2,896.10. Congratulations to Donna on having the lucky ticket. The Raffle was organized by The Friends of Strathcona County Library Society on behalf of the Library’s Early Literacy Initiative.

Thank you to our great volunteers, donors, sponsors, organizers, library staff… and everyone who purchased tickets. A wonderful job all around.

Prize Basket Contents included:

  • One Night Complimentary Stay in our Premium Queen Room, Park Centre Hotel
  • Gift Certificate – Sawmill Restaurant
  • Gift certificate to Headquarters Restaurant and Bar
  • Gift Certificates from Cora (plus some accessories)
  • Wine from Everything Wine and More
  • Chocolate Roses – Choclination
  • Gift Certificate Namaste wellness and day spa
  • Products from Impressions Hair Group
  • 2 tickets to attend the Ceilidh on July 25, 2020. Donated by the Sherwood Park Highland Gathering.
  • 2 tickets to see Sue Foley and Crystal Shawanda – Festival Place Foundation
  • 2 Movie Tickets – Alberta Motor Association (Sherwood Park)
  • Aeropress, mini grinder, and bag of coffee beans grouping from Roasti Coffee Company
  • Book titled “The Five Love Languages” by Gary Chapman, donated by the ‘Bookworm’
  • The Body Shop, Sherwood Park – various products and accessories
  • Hand knitted / crafted hanging quilt – Peggy Fleet