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A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on


The Scene The Scene


Upcoming
Upcoming



Events
Events Robyn said, "We are doing sensory
Robyn Brinker with FCSS was
offering Park Play on August 4.

August 13 activities today at the Kinsmen Park.
Gospel Jam at Niton We have playdough, glue, and glue
Junction Hall outdoor painting and we have some music
facility from 3 pm to 9 and instruments and some caulk for
September 7 pm. Free admission the kids to play with. Park Play with
Community and concession FCSS is offered every Tuesday
Registration Night at available. Rain or morning from 10 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.
Edson Friendship shine!
Centre from 5-7 pm. at the Kinsmen Park until the end of
August 14 August. Families do not need to
September 11 Rotary Sundays register ahead of time, just come on
Rotary Sunday Harvest Community Pig Roast out and have some fun in the park."
Jam at Centennial Park at Centennial Park photo Deanna Mitchener
from 1-5 pm. from 1-5 pm.
Accepting donations
for the Edson Food August 18 Smashes and splashes at upcoming
Bank. Kate's Kitchen free
lunch from 11:30 am
September 18 to 1 pm at St. Hillbilly Demolition Derby and Mud Bogs
Annual Terry Fox Run Catherine's Anglican
at Repsol Place Church. All welcome. by Deanna Mitchener involved for just over 10 years.” All cars must have a maximum of 105”
Hospitality Room from wheel base. “We previously only had 4
The landowners, Gerry and Pauline
10am-1 pm August 19 We have certainly had enough rain Sokolowski donate the use of their land cylinder cars eligible for this event,”
Edson Farmers' lately for all kinds of mud. And with the to us each year for the races. Over the said Cokes.
Yoga in the Park at Market Society
Centennial Park (after Appreciation Day upcoming Edson Hillbilly Demolition two day event there are approximately Many participants are local, but they
the Terry Fox Run) 10:30 am – 2 pm at Derby and Mud Bogs that mud will be 1200 to 1500 people that pass through also get people from Hinton,
from 1-2pm the Edson Friendship put to good use. the gate. “Last year we had a total of Whitecourt, Mayerthorpe, Onoway,
Centre. Come join us The event will be held on September 105 participants, along with Pit Crew Fox Creek, Spruce Grove, Thorsby,
October 2 for free cake and door 3 and 4 with start times at 1 p.m. both members of about 150 assisting them. Gunn, Alder Flats, Sylvan Lake, and
Rotary Sunday Alberta prizes. days. It is all taking place at Sok's Pit We are expecting about the same Lloydminister. “We have had fans
Culture Days located two kilometres south on number of participants again this year,” come from Edmonton and as far away
Centennial Park from August 19 Wilmore Road. said Cokes. as B.C.” said Cokes.
1-5 pm. There will be Wildwood Annual Heather Cokes, one of the organizers, The events include the full size, the If you are planning to build a
music, face painting, Fair starting with said, “The event started in Edson back mini, the truck, powder puff, and demolition car, tough truck, or mud
popcorn and hot dogs. breakfast at 8 am and in 1999. It first started at the Edson mechanics derby events, the tough bog, please contact Paul Cokes at 780 -
Accepting donations to concluding at 7 pm Rodeo Grounds and ran there for a trucks, and the mud bog event. New 898-1530 or Sean Smith 780-712-3564
the Edson Food Bank. with entertainment at couple of years. Then it was moved this year is the addition of six cylinder or Oliver Beneke at 780-712-2589.
the Legion. over to Sok's Pit. Paul and I have been cars to the mini demolition derby event.
Kids Carnival at the Second Annual Medicine Lodge Fall Roundup Rodeo
August 24

Red Brick from 1 to 4
pm. Kids 12 and by Deanna Mitchener event this year and at 7 p.m. which is also whole weekend as you They will also have a
under. There will be expanding. The fall new this year," said wouldn't want to miss c o n c e s s i o n a l l
carnival games, crafts, Yahoo! The 2nd weather is still good at Oneil. any of the fun events. weekend, as well, a
snacks and face A n n u a l C P R A that time of year, so it It will be an action They offer weekend pancake breakfast will
painting. For more ( C a n a d i a n should be great." packed weekend full camping, so there is be offered both days.
information call 780- "New this year is an of determination to no drinking and If you would like
723-3582. Professional Rodeo
A s s o c i a t i o n ) added Sunday fun-day win the prize purse. driving, and you don't more information
August 27 sanctioned event will feature where we will Plan on staying for the miss out on anything. please call Cassie at
780-517-4715.
have fun local events
Beaver Meadow Ag t a k e p l a c e o n like Lawnmower
Society annual Poker September 10 and 11
Derby and Pig Roast. starting at 1 p.m. at the Racing, Wild Pony
Registration starts at M e d i c i n e L o d g e Racing, and Sheep The Red Brick Arts Centre and Museum Presents...
11 a.m. Start time for R o d e o G r o u n d s , Riding,” said Oneil.
quads is 12 p.m. and located half way Events start at 12 The Third Annual Kids Carnival
horses is 12:30 p.m. between Edson and p.m. on the Sunday. “If
Supper open to Hinton. people are interested
everyone starting at All you diehard in entering the Sunday Join us at the Red Brick on Wednesday, August 24
4:30 p.m. For more rodeo fans will be able fun-day events, entries for an afternoon filled with carnival games, snacks, crafts, prizes,
info contact Diane at to take in another are being taken August face paint, and more!!
795-2206, Gladys at rodeo close to home! 29 and 30 from 9 a.m.
795-2203 or Pat at E r i n O n e i l , to 5 p.m.” said Oneil. Fun for all ages and best of all...no admission fees!
712-0049. spokesperson for the The pig roast will be 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
S e c o n d A n n u a l from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. 4818 - 7 Avenue
August 31 Medicine Lodge Fall on Saturday. Tickets
Youth Interagency Roundup, said, "After can be purchased the For further information please contact 1-780-723-3582
outdoor movie. The the success of the first day of the rodeo in the
Goonies at Centennial Fall Roundup that was gift shop. “We will
Park at 9 pm. also be having a dance REPSOL - PLATINUM PIPEFITTING - RIDERZ - TRANS CANADA - A&W -
just one day last year, MCDONALDS - TAGS - MOUNTAIN STEAK & PIZZA - GENE CHIOUNARD
See Classified Page for we are in full swing of with a live local band - TOWN OF EDSON - HAPPY CAMPER -
monthly meetings The Weebles starting COUBROUGH’S INDEPENDENT GROCER
and activities planning a two day
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