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rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on
The Scene
A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on

The Scene

Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events Muppets and popcorn featured

at the Edson library

by Deanna Mitchener "We provide these Saturday afternoon, coordinating with the
January 10 movies once or twice a rather than a Friday town to use the
Darn Leftovers at Parkland High School The Muppets Most month at no charge. We night," said Prosser. Kinsman Park as well,
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm Wanted will be the next are hoping to start "On January 24 we so we are hoping to
Creative uses for holiday leftovers. movie shown at the showing movies that will be offering a have some great
Edson and District have a connection to lunch, in the form of weather that day, so
January 15 Public Library on books for children and families can have
Kate's Kitchen will be having a free lunch from January 16 from 6 p.m. meat and cheese with
11:30 am – 1 pm at St. Catherine's Anglican until 8 p.m. maybe even one for buns so families can some fun outdoors
Church, 617 Main St. All Welcome adults," said Prosser. m a k e t h e i r o w n too," said Prosser.
Helen Prosser, the "January is Literacy sandwiches. Snacks Helen also mentioned
head librarian, “We
January 16 Month, and the Edson and hot chocolate will the library just got a
Muppets Most Wanted at the Edson and District will be providing free Public Library is be offered during the new PlayStation in and
Public Library popcorn to our guests looking forward to d a y w i t h m a n y that they are hoping to
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm and we hope to get changing things up a activities for the attract more teenagers
Everyone welcome! Free popcorn! many families to come little this year with family to come out and to come and spend
out and enjoy the holding our event on a enjoy. We will be some time at the
January 22 movie with us." library.
Drostan Hall will be holding their Annual General
Meeting at 2:00pm. Everyone Welcome. Unplug for Family Day

January 24
Family Literacy Day/Library Birthday at the
Edson and District Public Library with outdoor activities
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Everyone welcome! Join us for crafts, activities, by Adrienne Tait Nordic ski trails at the Hornbeck Cross- Country ski
games, snacks and birthday cake. area may appeal to you. The trails received new snow
Edson families are once again being encouraged to over the Christmas break with a 15 cm accumulation
January 30, 2015 “unplug” from technology for Family Day on on the first night of the new year.
Maleficent at the Edson and District Public February 16. Making a snowman, creating snow angels, painting
Library In order to encourage youth and their families to snow, or having a snow ball fight are all classic winter
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm reconnect with each other without involving activities which not only get the family out of the
Everyone welcome! Free popcorn! technology, Town of Edson FCSS coordinator Elfie house but also encourage physical activity.
Montanus said keeping it simple with no cost Looking for something more original? Activities
Feb 7 activities may be the best way to go. such as going for a moonlight or flashlight walk in the
Pinedale Hall will be having a Valentines supper Suggestions include, “A walk to the park or green evening, a constellation naming competition, freezing
and dance with live music by Crossfire. Tickets space, hopping, skipping, or jumping to get there. water balloons to make ice globes or lanterns, or
are $20. Doors open at 6pm, supper at 7 and dance Rolling down hills and then bear walk up,” said building ice castles (instead of sand castles) might
to follow at 9. For tickets call Linda at 780-723- Montanus. appeal to you.
2571 or stop by In Your Drawers. Other family friendly activities include heading to In 2014, the FCSS Association encouraged
one of the local toboggan hills for sledding or an communities across the province to unplug for Family
outdoor rink for family skating or pond hockey. Free day. The challenge recorded a total number of
outdoor skating areas are located throughout the town unplugged hours of 133,053 across the province. Out
See Classified Page for at Glenwood, the Boys and Girls Club, and Hillendale of the 22 communities registered to compete the town
monthly meetings and activities pond. of Drayton Valley and Brazeau County placed first
If cross country skiing is more your style the local having logged 2.73025 hours per resident.

'Night at the Museum' at Galloway Museum

by Adrienne Tait February 5. Galloway station and McDowell said, “If to pack a sleeping bag, or in
Youth will spend the museum manager Shari everything works out change of clothes, person at the Town
The Galloway Station night in the Galloway McDowell said she is well we're hoping to foamy, pajamas, and Office. For more
and Museum and the Station and Museum looking forward to make this an annual pillow. i n f o r m a t i o n c a l l
Town of Edson are where they will enjoy increasing youth's event.” Registration can be community services at
hosting their inaugural dinner, snacks, a movie, exposure to local Participants are asked d o n e o n l i n e a t 780-723-4403.
Night at the Museum on crafts, and more. history. “Any interest
we can generate is a
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understanding of the A
t o w n a n d w h a t The Other Side Hair Studio invites you to get involved in A Clean Shave for Cancer.
hardships people faced. Start off the New Year right! January 17 , 2015 at The Other Side Hair Studio
You can:
It is an opportunity to Combination Pink Hair and Shave th
show how far we've *Color your whole head pink January 12 and shave it off January 17 .
Shave off all hair
come.” Donate 10inches* or more of hair (cannot be lightened/bleached*)
The evening is open to *In accordance to the Locks of Love hair donation guidelines
Color hair partially pink
youth ages 8-13 at a Color all hair pink
Talent Show
Talent Show cost of $25 per person Get a pink extension, minimum $20 donation per extension
Holy Redeemer Catholic High School is busy preparing and is capped at 20 All proceeds go to Edson Breast Cancer Support Group
photo booth and glitter tattoos!
Please register and pick up pledge forms at The Other Side Hair Studio, 511 50 street.
for their first ever Talent Show taking place on January 23. people. The event Registration due by December 20 . For more information please call The Other Side Hair Studio at 780-712-5521
Students are excited to be showcase some of their many starts at 6 p.m. and
talents. The Talent Show starts at 6:30 p.m. in the school youth need to be picked Thank you! The Other Side Hair Studio
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For more information contact the morning of February 6. To all our clients for their full service salon and spa
school at 780-7237437. continued support
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