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s UMMER Quirky Animal Painting

Fun for Kids at the Red Brick

by Sue Ann Common accessories to enhance their artwork.
The number of students was down
Quirky Animal Painting was the but Lara said it was due to
theme during a workshop for kids age summertime holidays. "The class
6 to 11 held at the Red Brick Arts usually has around 25 classmates,"
Centre on August 1, from 5:30 to 7:30 said Laura, but on August 1 it was
p.m. down to six students.
Instructor Lara Felsing used The workshop has just wrapped up
stencils for the kids to help create a pottery class for kids and expects to
their quirky animal paintings. A bear do more in the fall.
wearing a hair bow, a rabbit wearing
They also have a three day boho-
s CHOOL a crown, or an owl wearing reading themed summer camp take place Aug
21 to the 23. They will be building a
glasses, it was as quirky as can be.
Parents were welcome to sit in and nature walk terrarium, dream
Times Students having fun making Quirky Animal Paintings at the Red Brick all materials were provided as part of catchers, painting pottery, creating
the workshop fee.
sugar scrubs, healthy snacks, and
on August 1. Front row: Kyle Dickson, Addison Zawaiuk, and Emry
The kids gained experience with learning yoga basics such as sun
Johnson. Back row: Shyanne Fletcher, Mackenzie Kvatum, and Dylan
mixing and matching colours, and salutations, gentle poses and more!
Kvatum. Back towards camera is Berg Felsing. photo Sue-Ann
Common added other shapes and different
Vanier Community

Catholic School

EDSON BOYS & GIRLS 831 56 Street, Edson, AB T7E 1S6
CLUB NEWS Telephone: (780) 723-6612 Fax: (780) 723-3451
Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada
Summer Program INFORMATION FOR THE 2017/2018

Join us this summer for exciting and fun SCHOOL YEAR
activities for children ages 5-12! We offer
out of town and local field trips, as well as
crafts, sports, and baking.
The School office re-opens August 23, 2017
In August, we will be taking trips to
Launch Pad, Whitecourt Rotary Park, and Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Wilmore Park!
and 1:00 p.m. - 3 p.m.
To register your child, please contact the
club by phone at (780) 723 7240 or by Office closed on September 1st and 4th, 2017
email at

Burger Booth Classes commence Grade 1 to 6 students on
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 8:25 a.m.
Thank you to all those who visited our
booth and supported the club! We
appreciate all of our wonderful volunteers Kindergarten Parents: New Kindergarten Parents will receive
who took the time to help make our programming information during their interviews in June.
booth a success!
723-7240 School Fees:

Proud Sponsor of the Grades 1 to 6 $ 70.00

Edson Boys & Girls Club Family Maximum $235.00

ANCHOR Fees are payable by
December 31, 2017

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Madi Nelson is nine years old. Madi says, "My favorite Lara Schultz says, "My favorite colour is black, and my
colour is turquoise, and I really like to eat cheese and favorite food to eat is garden peas. I want to be a
bacon pizza. There's a lot of different things I want to Kindergarten teacher when I grow up. My hobbies and
be when I grow up, but I really want to work at a things I like to do are going into my swimming pool,
Shelter Home. I have one older sister, and if I could camping and playing my own basket ball at my own
travel any where in the world I would go to Mexico. I house. At the Boys and Girls Club I like how we play
enjoy drawing, and going to the Boys and Girls Club. our games and have free time. If I could travel any
At the club you get to meet new people every single where, I would pick Libya.”
time you come.”

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