Cindy Masters with the Kindale Developmental Association (centre) gets fitted for a diamond pendant necklace from balloon pop co-sponsors Conan Ackert of Total Restoration (left) and Leah Riley of Castanet. The necklace will be among the prizes available at Kindale’s Diamond Premier Night Saturday at Bannister Honda in Vernon. (Photo submitted)

North Okanagan organization set to sparkle with diamond event night

Kindale launches 60th anniversary year-long celebrations with diamond evnet in Vernon

Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend.

It’s a song made famous by Marilyn Monroe and was also featured in the Oscar-winning musical Moulin Rouge.

It’s October, and four diamonds remain in play in the Major League Baseball playoffs.

Locally, a stunning diamond pendant necklace will be among the prizes at the Kindale Diamond Premier Saturday night at Bannister Honda in Vernon. The gala evening kicks off at 7 p.m.

RELATED: Kindale Vernon to shine bright like a diamond

The event is to help Kindale celebrate a milestone: it’s 60th anniversary in the community.

“We are very happy to help Kindale get ready to celebrate their 60th anniversary and be able to continue making a difference in the lives of people with diverse abilities,” said Conan Ackert from Total Restoration, co-sponsor of the diamond pendant necklace, along with Castanet.

Said Castanet’s Leah Riley: “Castanet is excited to be co-sponsoring this amazing piece of jewelry which will, in turn, assist in the ongoing efforts of Kindale to provide opportunities for people in our community.”

RELATED: Special Olympics benefits from Kindale golf spectacular

The diamond evening is the launch of a year-long celebration for Kindale and its milestone anniversary.

“You don’t want to miss this one-of-a-kind event and we are so close to being sold out,” said Kindale’s Cindy Masters.

For details about VIP registration, please visit www.kindale.net or call Kindale at 250-546-3005.

Champagne sponsor The View Winery and Vineyard will share its “Bling” Sparkling Wine for the launch toast, and event guests will also be tantalized by executive chef hors-d’oeuvres from the culinary team at Premium Catering, tasty delights from Okanagan Spirits and dancing with The Legendary Lake Monsters.



roger@vernonmorningstar.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Just Posted

Civic Arena demolition hits high gear

The front of the addition came down in pieces at the deft controls of the excavator operator.

Funding for a New Vernon Search and Rescue Facility Approved by Community and RDNO

The RDNO Board of Directors adopted a service establishment bylaw and a loan authorization bylaw for up to $3.5 million for new facility.

Lumby fire truck restoration project honours first responders

The goal is to restore the 1946 firetruck in time for the annual Santa Claus Parade in December.

Vernon meeting discusses recent childcare investments

As of Sept. 5 the B.C. government is investing $136 million to support quality child care and ECEs.

Science teachers converge on Kelowna for conference

Exposing new instructional classroom tools for science teachers

Tommy Chong says cannabis legalization makes him proud to be a Canadian

Legendary marijuana advocate and comedian celebrates cultural milestone at Kelowna event

Team Canada gold medal winners for first time in world curling championship

Team Canada earned gold in Kelowna at the 2018 Winn Rentals World Mixed Curling Championship

B.C. passenger caught smoking weed in a car issued $230 fine

Saanich police did a field sobriety test on the driver and deemed it safe for him to drive

Payette invites critics to ‘come and spend a few days’ with her

Governor General Julie Payette made her first official to B.C. back in March

More pot stores expected in B.C. in coming ‘weeks and months’: attorney general

Attorney General David Eby and Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth visited the new BC Cannabis Store in the province’s Interior

Telus launches charitable foundation to help vulnerable youth

The Telus Friendly Future Foundation complements other social initiatives by the company, including Mobility for Good

Police say suspicious death of B.C. artist ruled a homicide

Patrick Zube Aylward’s body was found in a residence on a rural road outside of Seton Portage, west of Lillooet, B.C.

Temporary roads being built in areas affected by landslide in northern B.C.

Emergency Management BC news release says Disaster Financial Assistance is available to eligible residents of the Peace River Regional District who may have been affected by the landslides

B.C. tickets win big in Lotto Max draw

Jackpot carried over; B.C. tickets share Max Millions prizes

Most Read