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The Scene The Scene



August 19
E d s o n F a r m e r s '
M a r k e t S o c i e t y
Appreciation Day
10:30 am – 2 pm at the
Edson Friendship
Centre. Come join us
for free cake and door

August 19
Wildwood Annual Fair
starting with breakfast
at 8 am and concluding
a t 7 p m w i t h
entertainment at the

August 24
Kids Carnival at the
Red Brick from 1 to 4
pm. Kids 12 and
under. There will be
carnival games, crafts,
s n a c k s a n d f a c e
painting. For more photo by Deanna Mitchener
information call 780- Morgan Strong (7) tosses some bean bags near the KalTire booth during the Rotary Sunday Pig Roast and Bluegrass event that
723-3582. was held at Centennial Park on August 14. Nick MacLean (manager) for KalTire along with Kelly Kinnon and Amanda May from
KalTire said "we are just getting out into the community and having some fun here at the park. It is a great thing the community gets
August 27 together on to support and we are just glad to be here.
Beaver Meadow Ag
Society annual Poker
Derby and Pig Roast. Pig roast brings community together
Registration starts at
11 a.m. Start time for continued from front the chili for the event and was another huge has been holding up for our events in
quads is 12 p.m. and sponsors and volunteers. After having been crowd pleaser,” said Alicja (Ali) Broda, Centennial Park.”
horses is 12:30 p.m. involved for many years, I've seen it grow to recreation and culture programmer with the “The Pig Roast is always a huge hit for
S u p p e r o p e n t o where it is today due to the sponsors, Town. many reasons. I think people really love to
volunteers and the community supporting
“We had jugglers and hoola hoopers
see the pig as a whole, and it smells and tastes
everyone starting at this event," said Bevan. playing among the crowd, bubbles floating fantastic. Henry Goetze did an amazing job
4:30 p.m. For more The pig roast has been a success since it's around the park, and Victim Services came cooking three pigs,” said Broda.
info contact Diane at first appearance in Edson with Elfie out to take care of our bouncy house and do There was a family driving through on
795-2206, Gladys at Montanus at the Town office years ago, but glitter tattoos,” said Broda. their way home to Vancouver who stopped
795-2203 or Pat at has grown significantly to the point it's at “We greatly appreciate all the community for lunch and enjoyed listening to the music
712-0049. now where more families and tourists attend support and sponsorship. The music while they took a break from driving. “We
every year. sounded great from both bands, the Weebles also had many visitors from Hinton. It is nice
August 31 Goetze camped overnight to ensure the and the Sam Spade (Heines) band,” said Ali. that we can put on such great events for our
Youth Interagency 300 pounds of pork was tender. “We served Broda said, "The day was a great success community,” said Broda.
outdoor movie. The over 440 people, and unfortunately ran out and we hope to continue growing. We're
by 3 p.m. The Pioneer Cabin cooked up all
Goonies at Centennial ecstatic that the weather, for the most part,
Park at 9 pm.

September 7 The Sam
C o m m u n i t y Spades Band
Registration Night at hit the stage in
Edson Friendship Centennial
Centre from 5-7 pm. Park on for the
Annual Rotary
September 11 Sunday Pig
R o t a r y S u n d a y Roast and
H a r v e s t J a m a t Bluegrass
Centennial Park from event that was
1-5 pm. Accepting held on August
donations for the 14, from 1 p.m.
Edson Food Bank. to 5 p.m. It was
a great day to
September 18 have the family
Annual Terry Fox Run out enjoying
a t R e p s o l P l a c e one of Edson's
Hospitality Room finest parks.
from 10am-1 pm

See Classified Page for photo by
monthly meetings
and activities Deanna Mitchener
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