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January 28
Library/Family literacy
B-Day party from
11:00am – 2:00pm at
Edson Public Library.
There will be games,
crafts, activities and
January 28
Robbie Burns night
will be held at Edson
Masonic Lodge 4725-
9 Ave at 6:00pm
catered by The Olive
Tree. Dress formal–No
exceptions. Tickets will
be $50/person
available at Patterson

February 1
The Mackay Second place winners Wayne and Janet Shaw (Crowsnest Pass) and first place winners Hans Jandal and Bill
Community association Shybunka (Spruce Grove) celebrate their results after the Alberta NWT Command Euchre Tournament at the Edson
annual meeting will be
held on February 1, Legion on January 21. photo Mikaela Kuefler
2017 at 7:30pm.
Everyone is welcome. Cards and comradery highlight Legion Tournament
For more information
call Karen 780-795-
2462 or Darlene at by Mikaela Kuefler and district tournaments. “Euchre has “Everyone had fun and it was a great
780-795-2350. become a legion sport in the last ten tournament. Everyone got along well.
The Edson Legion held the Alberta years,” said tournament participant Janet Legion tournaments and sports are all
February 1 NWT Command Euchre Tournament on Shaw from Crowsnest Pass. about comradery. It couldn't have been
Join us for Winter January 20 and 21. The tournament carried on into any better with a better group,” said
Walk Day on February Euchre is a trick taking card game with Saturday where stew and sandwiches
1 all-day. Sign up your Edson Legion Command Officer Dave
school, friends, and a trump, usually played by four players were served for lunch. In the closing Velichko.
workplace or as an in teams of two. banquet they enjoyed prime rib, scallop Following the tournament, the legion
individual. To learn To start the tournament, they sang potatoes, salad and veggies. For desert, held a meet and greet for the younger
more visit O'Canada and officially welcomed they had a delicious cheesecake. and older veterans. “It's really good to or everyone attending. They remembered Tournament winners were Bill have this out in Edson to meet people the ones who have fallen and gave two Shybunka and Hans Jandal with 212 from other towns, especially the younger
minutes of silence. points, winning badges and a plaque to veterans. If they can come to the meet
February 3 At this tournament, 13 teams take back to their own legion in Spruce and greet to shake hands and talk about
Jumpstart Fundraiser at represented eight districts and played 24 Grove. Janet and Wayne from Crowsnest old times, that's what we want,” said
Holy Redeemer High games of euchre. To qualify, players had Pass came in second place with a 209 Edson Legion President Wally Coes.
School from 5:30-6:30 to win first or second place in the zones point hand, winning badges.
p.m. for kids under 12
(need a guardian) for Minute to Win It
Zumba Night. Ages 12-
18 can attend 7-8 p.m.
Minimum donation is challenge at McMan
by Deanna Mitchener
February 6 – 24
Community Building Many of you may have watched the TV game
Block Exhibit at the show 'Minute to Win It'. Well, on January 20
Red Brick Arts Centre McMan hosted its own version of the fast paced
and Museum, 4818-7 game where contestants had just 60 seconds to
Ave. Accepting art complete different challenges.
pieces January 30 to Audrina Williamson, a staff member at McMan
February 3, 2017 said, "I have been wanting to plan and do the
Monday - Friday 9 – Minute to Win It challenge ever since I first
4:30. The Exhibit will started volunteering at McMan a few years ago."
run February 6 – 24 Staff member Annie Bryan said, "We have a
Monday – Friday 9 –
4:30 and Saturday circuit of games and everyone has only a minute
February 18 from 2 - to win."
4pm. For more Some of the many games include a one handed
information contact the bracelet where you get a pipe cleaner and have to
Red Brick at (780)- put fruit loops on to make a bracelet. M&M
723-3582 or email transfer where you use a straw to transfer as many as you can to another bowl. And a
breakfast scramble where a cereal box is cut up
See Classified Page for and you must complete the puzzle.
monthly meetings Taking on the McMan Minute to Win It challenge on January 20 are The event was a huge success and everyone
and activities Annie Bryan, Maria Pasion, Becky Moyo, and Tim Bargery. photo agreed it was filled with fun a laughter.
Deanna Mitchener
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