Knottwood Community League is celebrating its 40th birthday this year. The league was formed on March 14 four decades ago to bring together the communities of Ekota, Menisa and Satoo. Keep your eye on this page for more details about our birthday celebrations. For now, here’s a quick look at the way of the world in 1977.

  1. Pierre Trudeau was Canada’s Prime Minister.
  2. Atari 2600 was released.
  3. Madonna left college to go to dance in New York.
  4. Stephen King published the Shining.
  5. Canadian road signs converted to metric.
  6. Canadian author Margaret Atwood released Dancing Girls.
  7. The Clash released their first album.
  8. Elvis Presley died.
  9. Jimmy Carter was America’s President.
  10. Soul singer Aretha Franklin released Sweet Passion.
  11. Toronto Blue Jays play their first game.
  12. Popular movie Saturday Night Fever is released.
  13. Canadian House of Commons televised for the first time.
  14. Montreal Canadiens win the Stanley Cup.