Prairie Chic Shindig

Did You Know?

  • Do you know someone in Kindergarten to Grade 8 that would like to be part of the Luther Family? Encourage them to join the Future Luther Student program!

  • The gym officially opened July 8, 1951. The Sunday afternoon celebration, attended by 1,500 people, featured speeches followed by an evening celebration with another 1,500 people in attendance to hear the Luther Choir and the RCMP Band.

  • When the College was first looking to relocate from Melville to Regina, it considered land at College & Winnipeg, College & Broad, and 23rd & Albert, finally settling on 18 acres of land on the west end of property owned by Government House, now called Royal Street.

  • Luther students, even though from diverse social and cultural backgrounds, have the opportunity to be part of tightly woven community of students, parents, alumni, teachers and staff. Typically 12% of the school’s student body originates from outside of Canada.

  • Luther College High School is recognized as one of the four best university preparatory schools in western Canada with as many as 96% of Luther graduates pursuing post-secondary educations. 

  • Students admitted to Luther College are not required to be Lutheran or Christian. By welcoming students of all faiths and religious backgrounds, Luther College enjoys a richly diverse student body.

  • Through the A Time To Build capital campaign, we have added 46,897 square feet of space to Luther College High School, including the Semple gymnasium -  the largest high school gym in Regina.

  • Did you know there is a 3rd floor to the boy's dorm? It was traditionally assigned to upper level students who were more mature & responsible. Students who lived up there in the 1940’s confessed, in hushed tones, to having a radio when those devices were against school policy.

Prairie Chic Shindig - 2018

On January 20, 2018, the Luther Parent Association will host their fourth annual fundraiser, Prairie Chic Shindig in support of Luther College High School.

Every year, Luther College parents plan an event that brings together the community of Luther parents, friends, faculty and alumni to raise funds and fun! Over the last three years, the parents have raised nearly $100,000 to support important projects around the school - furniture in the Student Commons, a new sound system in the Merlis Belsher Heritage Centre and upgrades to technology in the school!

This event will have a unique Saskatchewan theme and feature entertainment by local bluegrass and folk band Hummingbird Crossing, a prairie dinner, tequila tasting and more! (Remember last year's square dancing? It's back!)  We are raising funds to complete landscaping projects around the school.

Don your boots and join in the fun!

Buy your tickets now and pick them up at the door. Bring your PayPal receipt!

Inquiries:

Sara Hanson
2018 Prairie Chic Shindig Chair
s.hanson@sasktel.net 
 

Angela Bethune
Luther College Development Office
306-757-7399 or angela.bethune@luthercollege.edu

 

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