place. Slightly weathered settlement devoid of any big-hamlet pretensions
situated in the bouldering belt of Alberta. Locally famous for its Parrot Parade each September and the Alberta Sheep Wranglers Hall of Fame, Cremona seeks to embrace a greater degree
of ethnic diversity
and has recently twinned with Biggar, Saskatchewan.
Initially settled by Blackfeet indians who were victims of what has been called
the European Extinction, Cremona is currently
a hotpot of cultural diversity
with no tinges of rabid
Stone-boat constructionists, root-excavaters, and gravel percolation technicians mingle freely with the artists, artisans and articled accountants of Cremona at the many tables in the cafe.
Ice-hockey amuses the population as does
curling, which seems to involve bowling large pieces of granite down
a long, frozen, gravel-studded
Care to visit
Cremona this week to get your bogey on and watch
a curling rodeo?
Do I! Let me get my binoculars and a can of diet-coke!
Oh I think they have diet-coke in Cremona now!