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The Scene
Dec 7
Pine Grove Hall will be holding a Christmas Social at the hall from 10am to 3pm. Entry fee is $2. Vendor/craft tables available, lunch concession, free hot chocolate and
coffee. Sleigh Rides $2. per person – weather permitting. Santa from 11am – 1pm, bring your own camera. For more info call 780-723-2361 or Facebook.
Dec 12
Free Movie at the Edson Library starting at 6pm, Guardians of the Galaxy (PG13). Free popcorn provided. Come dressed as your favorite Marvel character.
Dec 13
Wildwood Christmas Farmers Market from 10am – 2pm at the Wildwood Community Hall. Call Clarice for more info at 780-838-6094.
Dec 14 A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on
The Edson Special Needs Group will be hosting a free Santa visit again this year. Children with Epilepsy, MS, CP ,CF ,Autism, ADHD etc or those with sensory issues are THE ANCHOR, MONDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2014 PAGE 9
all welcome along with their siblings. Visits can be one family at a time or private one on one visit. Pictures will be taken with Santa. There will be face painting and snacks.
For more info call Crystal at 780-723-3761, cbauman@telusplanet.net or on Facebook under Crystal Metzger or Edson Special Needs Group. A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on
Dec 18
General Meeting for the Election of a new executive at the Pioneer Cabin. The Scene
Dec 19
Upcoming Events Kinette Christmas
Upcoming Events
Free movie starting at 6pm at the Edson Library, Elf. Free popcorn provided.
Dec 20
Free movie at the Edson Library starting at 12:30pm. Free popcorn provided.





Dec 1 hampers are under way
Pioneer Cabin is taking orders for homemade pies by Deanna Mitchener town including the Freiendship Center, Edson
and tarts – Deadline is Dec 20 – Call 780-723- Daycare, the Boys and Girls Club, Children's
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Local Kinette Christmas Hampers are now in the Services, Alberta Works, and the town office. The
Dec 4 -18 process of being assigned to individuals and deadline is December 12. Completed forms can be
returned to the Edson's town office.
Dragonfly Clay will have an album of items for families.
sale with 50% of the proceeds going to EARS. Mary-Anne Bittner with the Kinettes, said, "To “We are accepting food and toys as donations if
Sculptures, home decor, jewelry and more. Check apply for the hamper we are looking for low income you would like to give this holiday season. We have
it out on Facebook at EARS or Dragonfly Clay families –there is no set requirement just an honest drop-boxes located in businesses, schools, and
and do your Christmas shopping with ease. need. Included in the hamper are non-perishable grocery stores all over town,” said Bittner.
food items and toys for the children based on their Volunteers will be needed on December 18 to help
Dec 4 ages. As well the family will receive a turkey or a stuff the busses. Volunteers will ride on local school
The Edson Baptist Church welcomes all to come ham, and some perishable items that they can use to busses and loading up the boxes from all over town.
watch the Santa Claus Parade as it passes right in make a Christmas dinner.” Then heading back to the church to unload, sort and
front of the church. Keep warm by enjoying free Mary-Anne Bittner is a contact person and has start backing hampers.
hot chocolate, coffee & cookies from 6-8pm. referral forms if you know of someone in need this The 4H club has been helping out the past few
Parking is available in the church parking lot, holiday season. "Complete a referral and ensure that years and has it down to a fine art. If you would like
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4717 – 9 Ave. to help leave a message on the Edson Kinette's
someone will be there to pick up the hamper if you
are refereeing someone or a family," said Bittner. Facebook page or contact Mary-Anne at 780-712-
Dec5 6489 or Ann Rodgers at 780-725-2662.
Join in at the Edson Library for a free movie Forms are also located at various places around
starting at 6pm,The Polar Express. Free popcorn
provided.

Dec 5 Event-filled December
Pioneer Cabin will have a Jamboree starting at
7pm. for Edson Library

Dec6 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. M e l i s s a G a g n e , encourage you to dress
Annual Tree Trimming Party at the Edson Library by Deanna Mitchener program coordinator
from 11am-2pm. Join in for some crafts, music During this time kids up in your favorite
and a special visit from Santa (11-12pm). Looking for some fun can make all kinds of and library technician, Marvel character.
free family time? If so crafts, listen to music, said, "We have lots of December 13 starting at
Dec 6 look no farther, check have snacks, and even free movies happening 12:30 p.m. will be the
Live Dessert Auction at the Edson United Church out the Edson Public visit with Santa from 11 i n t h e m o n t h o f Nutcracker. And on
at 7pm. 10% of the proceeds will be going to the Library for December a.m. until noon. A very December. On the 5th, December 20 at 12:30
Edson Boy's and Girls Club. Silent and Live for the activities large tree is situated in starting at 6 p.m. The p.m. Arthur's Christmas
auction, coffee and refreshments served, everyone happening and so much the foyer of the Library Polar Express will be will be playing. There is
welcome. For more info call 780-723-3418. to take part in. and kids can either playing and there will free popcorn at all these
For the month of p l a c e t h e i r c r a f t be free Nova Theatre movies".
Dec 6 December the library ornament on the tree for popcorn for everyone to If you have any
Parkland Lodge Auxiliary Society is hosting their has several special others to see over the enjoy. On December 12 questions, please call
Christmas Bazaar, tea, bake sale and silent auction events happening. On holiday season, or they starting at 6 p.m. the the Edson Public
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at the Lodge on 9 Ave in Edson from 1:30 – 3 December 6 is their can take it home to movie Guardians of the Library at 780-723-
pm. All proceeds go to the lodge residents to annual Tree Trimming enjoy. Galaxy (PG 13) and we 6691.
provide extra comforts for them. For more info Party happening from
contact Ivan at 780-723-4020 or Carol at 780-723-
5518.


See Classified Page for
monthly meetings and activities


STUDIO TOUR 4726-8th Ave

Show and Sale Ph: (780) 723-6691 www.edsonlibrary.ca

UNIQUE CHRISTMAS GIFTS

Handmade Glass Items

December 6 - 7

Noon - 5:00 pm


Please call or email for directions December 24 Closed
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blindvw@gmail.com December 25 Closed
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Julie VanEmber December 26 Closed
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December 27 10am-3pm
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Live torch, Hot kiln, Sharp glass December 31 10am-5pm
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www.lampworkbyjulie.etsy.com January 1 Closed
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