We cannot have a community without people. Olds is home to over 9,000 interesting, creative, hard-working, world-travelling, deep-thinking, and caring people. And their contributions are what makes this a great community in which to live. Come get to know us and the interesting things we do here in Olds.

Zoom Cafés

The last time the team at Everything Olds gathered at the office in Uptowne, we asked ourselves… how can we best serve the community? The general consensus was that the best thing we could do was “keep the porch light on”, for the community as a whole. One place we know we can be of […]

90 Days of Positivity – Part 8

The last three weeks of our positivity posts are upon us. There have definitely been times – especially in recent days – when it has been a challenge to look up and maintain this positive mindset trend. But when we left the office in March, we vowed to continue “leaving the lights on for the […]

Tourism Week May 24-31

Tourism Week is May 24-31 across Canada. Travel Alberta is offering five virtual events to connect industry to the work that is being done around the province and in Canada to help navigate the way forward. FOUR CONNECTIONS LIVE WEBINARS Our weekly webinars deliver topics to help you tackle the business challenges resulting from COVID-19. This Tourism Week we are excited […]

90 Days of Positivity – Part 7

Here we are! Only 30 days remain! Have you been able to keep a positive mindset about life these past two months despite the obstacles? Now that summer feels like it is finally here, the last third of this exercise should be a BREEZE! Day 30: Reward Yourself. It’s the last month of this positivity […]

Six women represent olds as nominees for 2020 women of excellence awards

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 12, 2020 Community represented by a strong team of talent and experience (Olds, AB – May 12, 2020) As the province prepares to ease into a re-opening of activities and business, more good news is announced for five local ladies. Last week the Red Deer & District Community Foundation announced […]

90 Days of Positivity – Part 6

Alberta has started to re-open. This is good news for many. Others are still fearful. Having spoken to several members of our business community, it is important for you to understand: EVERYONE is concerned, and has full intention to adhere to recommendations from their regulatory bodies, Alberta Health Services and government to put practices in […]

90 Days of Positivity – Part 5

Hello! Is anybody out there? It’s interesting when you stand back and observe things going on around you. Within days – sometimes hours – of my posting or preparing a post on a subject, it shows up in a Facebook feed, on a You Tube video, or someone sends me a web link. Weird? No. […]

90 Days of Positivity – Part 4

One month down. Two to go. Hopefully by the time this little countdown ends, we will all be able to move about more freely than we are at the moment. I will admit to you… I have to dig some days to find that positive mindset. I too am prone to anxiety, fear, depression. But […]

“Unrolled”: Key Points from Travel Alberta Webinar

This morning Travel Alberta hosted the first in a series of webinars to support small business and tourism operators through the COVID-19 restrictions. The topic of this week’s webinar was “Communicating with Your Customers Through a Crisis”. If you follow Everything Olds on Twitter (@everythingolds) you will have seen us tweeting key points made during […]

90 Days of Positivity-Part 3

We are approaching the end of the first 30 days of our 90-day positivity experiment. We all hope this is helping you get through the collective muck of this drama in our lives. (Oh and in case you are losing track, Day 70 is April 8, 2020.) ONWARD! Day 70: Follow — And BE — […]

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