Events & Photos

Legal Trade Fair

Sturgeon Rural Crime watch table was attended by our directors,  Colleen Prefontaine, President Bonny Swart-Attwood, Ken Okerman (VP) and and Vivian Pezer.  We were pleased to welcome Morinville RCMP members Anthony Westinbroek and Sgt Carter Boytinck.

SRCWA at the Candy Cane Check - December 13
Thanks to all the volunteers who came out and braved the cold and wind 

SRCWA at the Morinville Light up the Night Christmas Festival - Winter Parade - November 24

SRCWA at the  Legal Craft N' Trade  Fair - December 1st

Culinary Cookout and Sturgeon County 100th Celebration 

Gibbons Parade

Saturday, July 28 - Legal Parade

Legal Parade early July 28th.  Thanks to everyone who attended!

Saturday, June 23 - Morinville Parade

Morinville Parade setup time, with Sturgeon County Birthday Cake Float.  It was a beautiful day and a fun time had by all!

Saturday, June 23 - Morinville ShowNShine

Al Koerner Zone 13 Director with SRCWA shows his Awesome Fire Truck in the annual Show and Shine in Morinville after the parade. The day was perfect and the weather excellent!!!!!


Friday, June 22 - Gibbons Community BBQ 

There was a great turnout and the weather held off for the perfect day.  Pictured is Bonny (SRCWA President) and one of the Sponsors who helped out

Mosaic Tile painting. Calahoo hall June 16.

 Several SRCWA members attended this event and created beautiful art work, it was fun.

Memorial Flyin Breakfast June 17, 2018 

Powronski Farms, one of our long-time SCRW members took the picture from the air, how beautiful.

Donna MacPherson Retirement Celebration

Donna worked with Sturgeon Victims Services for 21 years as the Executive Director.  This event was held April 28 at the Morinville curling club.

Join us for our 2018 Poster Contest Awards Night 

Our 2018 Poster Contest Awards Night and 35 Anniversary of Sturgeon Rural Crime Watch Association will be held on Monday, May 14, 2018 at the Morinville Community Cultural Centre.  If you would like to attend please RSVP to, or call (780)-886-8739

April 18th pesentation of outstanding Volunteers

Congratulations to Francoise and Norm Meunier, they were presented the Award for Outstanding Volunteers with the SRCWA and other groups.  Francoise was also a Past President of the SRCWA. This was held at the Morinville Community Cultural Center April 18, 2018

April 17th presentation to Morinville Council

Brian and Bonny presented details on the SRCWA to Morinville Council at the Committee of the Whole.

April 10th meeting in Calahoo

- Calahoo Hall April 10th.

Sgt. C. Palfy from the Morinville RCMP detachment presented some stats, how we can deter criminals by simple actions such as keeping our homes and vehicles locked etc. Also present to speak were Ken Lauinger from Protective Services and Sturgeon County Mayor Alanna Hnatiw. There were over 60 audience members in attendance for the meeting, it was an excellent turnout.

Sturgeon RCWA AGM

- Morinville Renedezvous Center March 13th.

Sturgeon RCWA AGM with guest speakers Sgt. K. Ghumman from the Alberta Sheriffs Branch. Cpl C. Gulash and Dominick Rachkov of the Morinville RCMP. Gave a us a presentation of the duties, roles of their positions and what area's they cover, it was very informational and we had a full house. 

Alberta Provincial Rural Crime Watch Association AGM
- Lacombe on February 16 & 17.

Board members of SRCWA at APRCWA AGM in Lacombe

Family Day at Heritage Lake Park

Thanks to all the volunteers who helped out on February 19th in the bitter cold with the Family Day Snowman Festival at Heritage Lake Park.  

Poster Contest Awards Night 2017

The Sturgeon Rural Crime Watch Association annual poster contest night was held in April with all the winners being recognized.  Thank you to all the participating schools and contratulations to all the winners.

Harvest Days

- photo by Dolly Bolen

Sturgeon Rural Crime Watch Association (SRCWA) took part in the last parade of the summer season during Harvest Days on August 12 in Bon Accord.  SRCWA makes the parade rounds all summer participating in parades in Sturgeon County including Morinville, Gibbons, Legal, Bon Accord and also in St. Albert for the Rainmaker Rodeo parade.

FĂȘte au Village

- photo by Dolly Bolen

Members of Sturgeon Rural Crime Watch Association greeted the crowds of people and threw candy to the kids along the parade route during FĂȘte au Village in Legal on July 22.

Gibbons Pioneer Days

- photo by Dolly Bolen

Sturgeon Rural Crime Watch Association (SRCWA) participated in Gibbons Pioneer Days parade on July 15.  Members of SRCWA threw candy to the kids along the route on the hot sunny day.

Candy Cane Checkstop

- photo by Dolly Bolen
 Morinville RCMP Constable Scott McKee waved traffic though the Candy Cane Checkstop on December 15, 2016, on 100 Avenue.  Morinville Community Peace Officer Carolyn LeCouvie, Vice President Ken Okerman and member John Dowler from Sturgeon Rural Crime Watch Association (SRCWA) assisted with handing out bags of information from the Checkstop partners:Town of Morinville, Morinville RCMP, Morinville Fire Department, Morinville Enforcement Services, EMS, Roadrunners Towing, Morinville Sobeys, Sturgeon Victim Services, SRCWA, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD Canada) and proDrive Driving School – Morinville.

Preparing the information bags for distribution:

- photos by Lucie Willis

October 19, 2016
Rotary Club Presentation

SRCWA President, Francoise Meunier & SRCWA Vice-President, Ken Okerman