Whitewood’s Canada 150 celebration gearing up

With just over two months remaining before Whitewood will celebrate Canada’s 150th and the town’s 125th birthdays, organizers are busy finalizing plans for the weekend long event which has been dubbed “Whitewood Birthday Bash 2017.” Hosted by Destination Whitewood in co-operation with several volunteers, organizations and churches, the birthday bash is being held over the July long weekend. And according to Destination Whitewood chairperson Donna Beutler, the planning has been in the works for over a year. Things will get underway with a meet and greet on the Friday night before kicking off with an array of activities and events…