The Board of Trustees has been working closely with the Lethbridge Historical Society to prepare a commemorative plaque that will be unveiled and blessed by Bishop Frederick Henry on:
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 1:15 p.m.at the St. Basil Catholic Education Centre
620 12B Street North, Lethbridge, Alberta
Refreshments and tours to follow
All are welcome to join us in honouring this historic site.
in September 1914, and blessed by Bishop McNally on November 29, 2014, St.
Basil School served the North side residents of Lethbridge under the direction
of the Faithful Companions of Jesus (FCJ).
Emil Vaselenak was the longest serving principal of the school from 1932 until
1970; which is why many alumni refer to the school as "Vasey's School."
avoid the closure of this historic building, St. Basil was renovated in 2004,
and now serves as the Board office for the Holy
Spirit Roman Catholic Separate Regional
Division No. 4.
For more information, contact Anisha Gatner, at 403-327-9555