The community is invited to celebrate the life of Barb Ashley, aka Yostie the Puppeteer, from 4 to 7 p.m. July 27 at Coligny Plaza's center stage.
The tribute will be emceed by fellow puppeteer and storyteller Ben Snead and will feature performances by several of Yostie's peers. Shane Belanger and Chris Behr will play country music and food and drinks will be available.
Ashley died Dec. 20. She had performed at Coligny for 15 years.