Proclamations and Recognition

Each month the Mayor announces special days, weeks or months for community-based campaigns or programs. We then post this information to our website and social media. The Mayor will share proclamations during a Regular Meeting of Council

2022 Proclamations

December
 
November

Family Violence Prevention Month

Restorative Justice Week - November 20-26

National Child Day - November 20

October

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Canadian Library Month

International Day of Older Persons - October 1

Fire Prevention Week - October 9-15

World Cerebral Palsy Day - October 6

Small Business Week - October 16-22

Waste Reduction Week - October 17-23

September

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Month

Alberta Culture Days - September 1-30

Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Day - September 1

Ukrainian Canadian Heritage Day - September 7

World Suicide Prevention Day - September 10

Rail Safety Week - September 20-26

Orange Shirt Day - September 30

August

Terry Fox Day - August 1

National Peacekeepers Day - August 9

July

 

June

Recreation & Parks Month

National Health & Fitness Day - June 4

National Trails Day - June 4

Pride Week - June 5-10

Seniors' Week - June 6-12

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day - June 15

Lemonade Day - June 18

National Indigenous People's Day - June 21

Saint Jean Baptiste Day - June 24

May

ALS Awareness Month

Brain Tumour Awareness Month

National Youth Week - May 1-7

Emergency Preparedness Week - May 2-8

Mental Health Week - May 2-8

North American Occupational Health & Safety Week - May 2-8

Economic Development Week - May 6-11

National Nurses Week - May 6-11

National Public Works Week - May 12-21

Victims & Survivors of Crime Week - May 12-21

EMS Week - May 17-23

World Neurofibromatosis Day - May 17

April

Earth Day - April 22

Day of Mourning - April 28

National Volunteer Week - April 17 - 23

Military Child Month

March

International Women's Day - March 8

World Poetry Day - March 22

Fraud Prevention Month

February

Rotary Day - February 23

Pink Shirt Day - February 23

Black History Month

Heart Month

 January
Sturgeon Community Hospital Week - January 24 - 31

Declaration of Proclamations

We welcome requests from residents, businesses or charitable/non-profit registered societies. The Mayor bases his selections on their positive impact on the community. Requests must be submitted/resubmitted each year to be considered. Contact us if your event or initiative meets any of these requirements:

  • Community support and improvement
  • Education programs
  • Awareness programs
  • Charitable fundraising, or similar activities

Request a proclamation

To request a proclamation, please contact:

Town of Morinville
Phone: 780-939-4361
Email: General Information

Pride of Morinville

The Pride of Morinville initiative is currently under review. Check back for updates.