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Ride in a Fire Truck!
Fun Times “Parkland
for Kids
A Student View

Niton Central School students participated in a
Fire Safety Poster Contest sponsored by the
ONLY RUNS IF Niton Fire Department during Fire Safety Week.
The top three posters from each class won prizes
and the best overall poster winner got picked up at
THEY SEND IN home and brought to school in the fire truck.
Jordan Pelkey in grade 6 was the grand prize
winner and a TV News camera was at his house
when the Fire Department arrived to pick him up.

Submitted photo
Niton Central School students hold up
the posters they created for the Fire
Safety Poster Contest sponsored by the
Niton Fire Department.


Make lasting
Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada memories with

DID YOU KNOW?: Mistletoes for the
The Club has a very popular AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM! Why? First Holidays ... They do not
the Club provides a safe bus and walk system from each school, have to be baby feet
then provides a healthy after school snack and then there is a ton either, everyone can take
of fun and interesting programming each day! Spaces are still open part in the fun, making
call the club today for this quality child care program 780-723-
7240 their own Mistletoes.
Recognition from
MENTOR PROGRAM: Early Childhood
The Mentoring Program is for youth ages 13-16 who would like to Matters goes out to the
be carefully matched with a mentor who is 18 years or older. They
participate in one-on-one activities in the community which can Mr. Rocky Sharman Community for all the
include meeting at the Club, Talisman Place, the Library, etc. It is a r e p r e s e n t i n g Christmas Spirit
one year commitment which is based on friendship, trust, support C o n o c o P h i l l i p s happening in and
and fun! Mentors and mentees meet a minimum of once a month Canada Ltd., presents around the Edson area.
and up to once a week, whichever works for their schedules. The
Mentoring Coordinator facilitates the relationship by remaining in a donation in the With so many festive actives for children to
contact with the Mentor, Mentee and their family and providing amount of $2,500 to take part in. Such as watching the parade,
initial training and ongoing support for everyone involved. Ms. Lisa Rowand, breakfast with Santa, tree trimming party with
Applications can be picked up at the Club. For more information Santa, bowling with Santa, sponsored free
you can call 780-723-7240, email teacher and breakfast Christmas movie. December can be a busy
program coordinator at month, so remember to pace yourself and
THANK YOU: Ecole Pine Grove
RBC: After-School Project Grant, Coal Valley, Enerplus Corporate Middle School. The enjoy the simple things in life - each other. It
doesn't matter what you do, as long as your
funds will help provide
WEBSITE & FACEBOOK PAGE: s t u d e n t s w i t h spending quality time together.
Boys & Girls Club of Edson & District Community Coalition, visit us on our face
nutritional breakfast. A book page “Early Childhood Matters”.
KINDERCLUB: For 4.5-5 year olds healthy breakfast is
What does KinderClub do? Well they have gone swimming, proven to increase a
bowling, gymnastics, tour of the museum, story time, crafts, student’s ability to
baking & much more. There are still spots available. Kinderclub
operates on non-kindergarten days. learn throughout the
TEEN PROGRAM NIGHT: Submitted photo
Teen Drop-in program on Friday nights from 6:30 to 8:30pm. This
program is offered to 13-16 year olds that want to be part of the
Club's programming one night a week. The program will offer a
safe, fun and comfortable place for youth to get together. Some
Teen Night activities: yoga, dodgeball, air-hockey, floor hockey and KIDS MAKE A DIFFERENCE!
of course food. Check out Edson Teen Activity Centre on Facebook
for the weekly schedule.
Jacob Stewart is nine years old and in grade Carter Hemmerling is nine years old and in grade
A good place to be four at Fulham Community School. Jacob said, four at Fulham Community School. His best subject

723-7240 “My favorite subject in school is math. I like in school is gym because he says, “Gym is fun, you
everything about math. My favorite colors are
get to move around and play sports. I have two green and blue, and favorite food is spaghetti. younger sisters, we don’t always get along. My
I’m not sure yet what I would like to do as an
adult but I have some time to think about that. favorite food to eat is ribs and I like the color purple.
Christmas is a great time to get together with family,
Proud Sponsor of the The best part about Christmas is getting we usually go sledding and presents are always
presents and having family over.”
Edson Boys & Girls Club good.”

Kids Make A Difference is sponsored by: Contributions to
“Kids Make A Difference” focusing on youth in our
Sand & Gravel Sales/Hauling community are welcome. Send picture accompanied by

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