Archive for September, 2013

army_runWe’re proud to announce that the Diefenbunker has been awarded a cheering station at the 2013 Army Run, Sunday September 22. We will be making noise in support our Canadian Armed Forces and its veterans.

WE ARE CHEERING STATION #7  on McKenzie Avenue at the south entrance to Major’s Hill Park.

We will be holding signs like “Quit Stalin” and “Keep Calm and Diefenbunk-On!”  while dancing to Cold War Era music and competing against 8 other teams for the grand prize of $3000!

So come out and join on our Cold War Era themed team and help us beat out the competition with – the loudest voices, brightest costumes and most creative signs you can come up with!

All winnings will go towards planning our Remembrance Day Event.

Have questions? Need directions? Don’t hesitate to ask!

Or check out the Army Run Charity Cheering Stations Website for more information.


OpePapercraneposter_1ning this Saturday, in our Bank of Canada Vault is the Building Peace Exhibit.
Local artists – young and young at heart have contributed their artistic expression of the human desire for peace. Come be part of living history by enjoying, embracing and sharing with your friends and family – together with us – as we take a step towards building peace
Join us from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday September 14th, 2013
Light refreshments will be served.

Please RSVP by email to by September 13, 2013.

For more information about the exhibit, please visit our website.