After two unsuccessful calls for people to fill executive positions the Flin Flon Trout Festival now has an executive. At their meeting yesterday the committee elected Laurie Sealey as President, Sheena Reed as Vice-President, Katie Kawerski as Treasurer and Laurence Gillespie as Secretary.
Laurie and Katie also agreed to take on the Fish Fry, Sheena Reed will continue with the parade, Dave Osika with the fishing derby and Colleen and Terry Arnold with the canoe races.
Plans are for this summer’s festival to start on Friday June 28th wrapping up on Monday July 1st with plans developing for the opening ceremony and barbeque on the Friday possibly followed the Family Dance, Main Street Days Friday and Saturday, Canoe Races and Fish Fry Saturday and the Canada Day Parade on the Monday with other ideas being discussed.
They thanked the past executive for their work in keeping the festival going.