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The Scene
for Kids
Times s UMMER

Calie Eggie, Brittany Kragnes, Taylor
Lowther, Becca Munro, Jocelyn Fun
Magee, Abby Carter, Morgan Konchakowski, for Kids
Kendra Siki, Nicole Berube with
Abby Berube(11 month). The girls were
watching the boys Pacers team
playing in a tournament on January 9 at
ONLY RUNS IF Parkland High School and were
cheering them on.

THEY SEND IN Photo: Deanna Mitchener

EDSON BOYS & GIRLS Bullying and parent

CLUB NEWS AN ARTICLE communications identified

Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada forefront by Thoughtexchange
1 TEEN PROGRAM NIGHT: The Club is excited to announce
that there will be a Teen Drop-in program on Thursday
nights starting on January 22 2015 from 6:30 to 8:30pm. by Adrienne Tait comments some of the
This program will be offered to 13-16 year olds that want to participated in the
be part of the Club's programming one night a week. The process after which i s s u e s t h e
program will offer a safe, fun and comfortable place for A s s i s t a n t c o m m e n t s w e r e T h o u g h t e x c h a n g e
youth to get together. More details to come. If you or your superintendent of compiled and provided process identified as
business wants more information or to become involved in learning services Leslee being forefront in the
this new project please call the Club at 780-723-7240 or t o t h e
email Jodry presented a report T h o u g h t e x c h a n g e minds of staff and
to the GYPSD board of group for analysis. parents are teacher
Our trustees regarding the Comments received parent communication,
o u t c o m e o f t h e were organized into bullying, and high
FACEBOOK PAGE: Please check out and like the Club's T h o u g h t e x c h a n g e s e v e r a l d i ff e r e n t needs students.
Facebook page: Boys and Girls Club of Edson and District! process initiated this components and the Because staff and
fall. families were asked to
TransCanada Pipelines Inc, BonaVista Energy Company, Thoughtexchange is a back to the division as provide feedback on
Edson Lodge #92, Talisman Energy Inc, Fineline Stationery, group insight platform well as individual their particular schools
Withers LP, Investors Group, Edson Senior Ice Hockey Club, designed to help schools. the data did not
Coal Valley Resources organizations discover During the report differentiate or analyse
group insights and Jodry said one of the c o m m o n t r e n d s
CAREER OPPORTUNITY: Do you have a passion for working
with youth in a teen mentoring program? engage organizations, things that staff liked between grade levels or
If the answer is yes, then our Senior Teen Mentoring g r o u p s , o r about the survey was elementary versus high
Coordinator position is the perfect job for you! This is a part- communities. the ability for parents to schools across the
time position during the Teen Activity and Youth Mentoring GYPSD staff and division.
programs, with the opportunity of extra hours during tell the board and their
Afterschool program & Summer Camp. Various shifts: parents were asked to schools what they were
evenings, days and some weekends. Flexible schedule participate in an online really concerned about. UPCOMING
required: through working from home and on site; survey which consisted Superintendent Gray EVENT
determined by programming needs. Candidates must have of three open ended REMINDER
experience in human services and/or social work. Candidate said he liked that the
must complete a Criminal Record and Child Welfare check. q u e s t i o n s w h i c h survey results not only January 22
Completion or partial University Degree and/or Child Care allowed participants to showed the most The Boys and Girls
Worker 1, 2 or 3. Starting wage: $17.00/hr. Please email your provide feedback on frequent comments but
resume to . For more information visit our areas in which their also accommodated a Club of Edson is
website. offering a Teen Drop-
individual schools were rating system for how I n p r o g r a m o n
A good place to be excelling and those passionate parents were T h u r s d a y n i g h t s
starting in 2015. First
w h i c h r e q u i r e d
about a particular issue.
night is January 22nd
While there were
723-7240 improvement. m a n y p o s i t i v e 2015 from 6:30-
1 , 2 0 3 p e o p l e
Proud Sponsor of the KIDS MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

Edson Boys & Girls Club Seven year old William Gosse said, “The best Marley Jeffrey’s is five years old. She said, “I

part of the New Year was staying with my gave Santa hot chocolate for Christmas and he
family and having a good dinner. We have two even waked me up, how he did it was, he had a
cats, my favorite color is blue and I really like loud burp drinking the hot chocolate. I got to
strawberries. I like to play war when playing see him as I just peeked in the corner.” Marley
cards, I’m pretty good at it.” likes the color purple, and her favorite food is
noodles. She said, “I’ve been to kindergarten - I
am in Kindergarten and it is cool and awesome.”

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

Quality Work editorial description to the Anchor at email:
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