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EDSON BOYS & GIRLS

CLUB NEWS



Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada
On behalf of the Boys and Girls
Club of Edson & District, we'd
like to thank community
members for supporting our
non-profit organization at the
Edson Street Festival on July
13,14 & 15.


With your help we were able to
raise over $9000 at our BBQ
fundraiser which will go toward
fun afterschool and summer
programming for local children!
Thank you for your donations
and support.


A special thanks to Boisvert
Law Group, Castle Rentals,
Edson and District Chamber of
Commerce, Independent Jacob Charlebois (12), Kierin Dougherty (11), Hailea Charlebois (11), Tessa Morrow (8), Tristen Ford (10) and Zoey Delorme (8) enjoyed
Grocers, Shoppers Drugmart, building some sand castles at Bear Lake recently. photo Deanna Mitchener
Sobeys, the Town of Edson and
all of the volunteers! Tree planting project gets Junior Rangers digging dirt

A good place to be


723-7240 Yellowhead County Campgrounds are campsite areas suffering from widening and trees were offered by Ian Kwantes of
“greening up” thanks to the Alberta Junior
braiding. The Junior Forest Rangers brought
Weyerhaeuser, who reached out to the
www.bgcedson.com Forest Rangers and pine trees donated by their strength and tools, as well as County to see if the trees could be useful for
Weyerhaeuser. knowledge gained from their program, to any current projects. The timing was perfect
ANCHOR Alberta Junior Forest Rangers assisted the trees. best utilize the donated trees. Yellowhead
The Proud Sponsor of the On Wednesday, August 3, 2016, the ensure proper planting and future success of to involve the Junior Forest Rangers and to
Parks and Special Projects Coordinator,
Yellowhead County Parks and Recreation
County would like thank Weyerhaeuser and
Edson Boys & Girls Club
with planting 100 pine trees that were
generously donated by Weyerhaeuser. The Kevin Myles, was impressed by their work the Alberta Junior Forest Rangers and are
ethic and spirit, noting that their
looking forward to opportunities for future
trees were planted in reclaimed areas due to
resourcefulness was handy in determining
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KIDS MAKE A DIFFERENCE!
5040 3rd Avenue 780-723-5787
Grayson Johnston is two years old. Tielen Warren is six years old. Tielen
Grayson likes the color blue, he enjoys says "I will be going into grade two at
eating peperoni pizza and black olives. A.H. Dakin School. My favorite color is
Grayson likes to ride his bike, play this color of blue that I'm wearing. I love
outside and go camping. He recently to eat bacon the most out of all foods. I
got to go to B.C. and have a visit with want to be a vet when I'm older. I like to
his grandma which was pretty special. spend time with my family and go
camping and do family things together. I
have one older brother who is 10, but he
doesn't like to have his picture taken."


Kids Make A Difference is sponsored by: Contributions to

Sand & Gravel Sales/Hauling “Kids Make A Difference” focusing on youth in our
community are welcome. Send picture
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