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The Scene
Feb 14
Evansburg Art Club Creates! Ink, oil & rouge with Roxanne Lees from 10am – 4pm. Wildwood Seniors and members $25.00, non members $50.00, potluck lunch. To
register call Kathy at 780-727-4453.
Feb 17
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper at the Edson United Church from 5:15 – 6:30 pm. Catered by the Edson United Church's Youth Group, Edson Brownies and Edson Girl
Guides. Menu includes pancakes, sausages, fruit, coffee, tea and juice. A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on
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Feb 27 rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on
Jr. Youth Group ages 7 to 13 from 2:30 – 6:30 pm – themed activities and supper. Call 780-723-3418 for more info. A
Feb 28 The Scene
Couple's Retreat from 10am – 5 pm (9:30am coffee and sign in) – This one-day retreat is a great way to reconnect with the one you love. For more info call 780-723-3418.
Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events Impressive sets and costume designs




transports audience 'Into the Woods'



by Adrienne Tait
January 25

Community wide potluck lunch - Edson United Pine Grove Middle School's adaptation of “Into the
Church at 11:30 am. Open to everyone in the Woods” ran at the Red Brick Theatre last week last
community! Join us for fellowship, food, and week with students performing the musical a total of
friendship. 11 times.
The students had been working on the technically
January 30 challenging production since September with extra
Maleficent at the Edson and District Public practices during the first few weeks of January.
Library 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Everyone welcome. Combining classic Grimm Brothers fairy tales
Free popcorn. Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, Rapunzel, and
Little Red Riding Hood, the musical was originally
January 30 produced by the Old Globe Theatre in San Diego and is
Edson United Church – Jr Youth Group Open to based on the book by James Lapine.
youth ages 7-13 from 2:30 – 6:30 pm theme The musical centers on a baker and his wife who
activities and supper. You can register by calling wish to have a child, the Witch who cursed them,
the church office at 780-723-3418. Cinderella wanting to attend the king's festival, and
Jack whose pet cow no longer gives milk and must be
January 31 sold.
Parenting after separation – Must pre-register call Directed by Helen Payette and Audra Bowman the
(780) 723-4403 for more details. play was part of Pine Grove's cross grade option and
every student had a role to play. Cinderella during Pine Grove`s production of
February 1 An impressive set and costume design helped ``Into the Woods``. Photo: Adrienne Tait
Registration for Couple's Retreat which will be transport the audience to the woods while students
held Feb.28 at the Edson United Church. For more sang, danced, and skipped through the intersecting acting experience.
info call the church at 780-723-3418. story lines. From Red Riding Hood's ear piercing shriek to the
The entire cast performed remarkably well and witch's incredible singing voice, and the comedic
February 7 managed to pull off challenging musical scores which timing of the middle school students, the performance
Pinedale Hall will be having a Valentines supper would be difficult for any cast regardless of age or was well executed and enjoyed by all.
and dance with live music by Crossfire. Doors
open at 6pm, supper at 7 and dance to follow at 9.
For tickets call Linda at 780-723-2571 or stop by
In Your Drawers.

February 7
Edson Eats! – an expansion of St. Catherine's
Kate's Kitchen. From 11:30 – 1 pm at the Edson
United Church.

February 7
MacKay Community Hall's skating party from
11am – 3pm. Hotdogs, hot chocolate etc. For
more info call Karen at 780-795-2462. Weather
Permitting.

February 11
Mackay Community Association's annual meeting
at 7 p.m. Please come out and support your
community. Everyone welcome for more info call
Karen at 780-795-2462.
February 12

Talking to your kids about Drugs and Alcohol. A
conversation with parents for parents of children The Pine Grove Middle School “Into the Woods” cast. Photo: Adrienne Tait
10 years and up. Yellowhead County office,
Wildwood, 6:00 – 8:00 pm No cost. Please
register at (780) 325-3782.
Trish Thurner with the
February 13 Edson Library gets

Pot Luck Supper and Movie Night at the Edson the Muppets Most
United Church – fun for the whole family from Wanted movie ready
5:30 – 8:30pm. on January 16 for
families in
attendance. The
See Classified Page for Edson Library shows
monthly meetings and activities free movies a couple
of times each month
for families to come
Correction and enjoy an evening
Senior's Transportation out together with free
Trivia Night March 14 theatre popcorn
th
Although our story on page 9 of the January 19 courtesy Nova
issue read correctly March 14, the head gave the Theatre.
incorrect date of March 4. Our apologies for the Photo: Deanna Mitchener
any confusion.
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