Weyburn Credit Union donates to Co-operative Playschool

Tana Torkelson of the Weyburn Credit Union presented a donation of $7,000 to Crystal Elliot, teacher’s assistant, and teacher Jackie Spence of the Weyburn Co-operative Playschool, as the playschool held a grand reopening evening on Tuesday, marking their 40th anniversary as an organization.

In front are playschool children Logan Moffat, Ayla Lawrence, Abby Nielsen and Hunter Tatarliov.

article continues below

The funds were used to do renovations and upgrades to the playschool facilities, including installing a sink and cabinets and renovating the washrooms.

Ken and Kathy Helfrick, and their son David, gathered with teacher Jackie Spence at the Weyburn Co-operative Playschool during the grand reopening ceremonies.

The Helfricks own and operate Elite Kitchens, and they helped the playschool out with the installation of new cabinets along with a sink in the playschool room, located in the basement of Calvary Baptist Church.

There was a special cake that was served to the children and families who were present for the special evenig.