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Families invited to borrow ‘Bag of Books’

by Deanna Mitchener keeping them interested Family Parent Link
with fun activities and Centre, Edson Public
The Edson Family crafts," said Josephine. Library, and Brighter
Literacy is a program of "There are many bags Futures starting in
the Edson and District available to borrow at September.
Community Learning locations throughout The focus of these fun
Society and they have Edson and Yellowhead sessions is on parent-
developed a program County. Bag of Books child interaction and the
called Bag of Books can be found at the d e v e l o p m e n t o f
which promotes literacy Edson Public Library, language, literacy, and
in the home. FCSS Family Parent social skills. Parents and
Family Literacy Link Centre, Brighter caregivers with children
coordinator Josephine Futures (Early Learning age 0-6 can sign up for
B u n z - C l a r k s a i d , and Childcare Centre), programs such as
"Families can borrow Lobstick Successful Tummy Time and
the bags for use at home Kids, and Families Rhyme, Magic Carpet
to enjoy reading and S o c i e t y a n d t h e Ride, and Parent-Child
d o i n g a c t i v i t i e s Evansburg Public Mother Goose.
together. The bags are L i b r a r y , " s a i d Contact Josephine
t h e m e - b a s e d a n d Josephine. Bunz-Clark Family
include related books "The goal of the Literacy Coordinator at
including board books project is to help the Edson and District
for infants and toddlers, promote to parents the Community Learning
d e v e l o p m e n t a l importance of learning Society at 780-723-
activities, crafts and at home, to increase 6 2 4 7 f o r m o r e
supplies." family access to fun information and to
"We have some new learning activities, and register. Space is limited
themes available that to provide ways for so don't wait too long to Melissa Gagne and Courtney Wild (Summer Reading Program coordinator)
are about Alberta, families to spend time register. hold up some Family Literacy Bag of Books on June 23 that parents can
pirates, camping, music together," said Bunz- borrow. photo Deanna Mitchener
and so much more. Clark.
Borrowing the bags E d s o n F a m i l y
over the summer break Literacy will be running PATTERSON’S AUCTIONEERING SERVICES LTD.
will help children free literacy programs in
maintain and build their partnership with F.C.S.S
literacy skills while
Bear Lake July 26, 2015 at 10 a.m.

Campground gets Road 162B (Across from Two Rivers Estates) and follow to the end of the road.
Location: 11 km North East on Hwy 748 (Bear Lake Rd.), Turn left on Range

new managers Partial List of Items Already Consigned

by Deanna Mitchener Vehicles/Equipment:
99 gallon Red Fuel tank c/w 12V fuel pump
Curtis and Lorretta Hiatt took over managing Ÿ
White L shaped fuel tank c/w 12V fuel pump
the Bear Lake Campground in 2014 along with Ÿ
3 custom built Steel Fuel tanks c/w 12V fuel pump
Long Lake, Shinning Bank, River Side, and the Ÿ
Jerry Vanderwell campgrounds.
This season Bear Lake will have a fresh new Shop Tools/Misc:
look. Ÿ
XMT 350 VS Miller electric stick welder
Curtis and Lorretta have been working very
Assorted bicycles for the Town of Edson
hard at getting things ready for the 2015 camping Ÿ
2 shop tool boxes
season. With that being said the old concession Ÿ
has been taken away and a brand new concession Ÿ
Carpentry tools ex. drill press, electric saws, and drills
and gift shop have been built to take care of your Ÿ
Mechanic tools ex. wrenches, impact guns, portable air compressor
needs while away from home. Ÿ
Truck parts and supplies
Everything has passed inspections and will be
Security roll up door
open for business on the June 27 weekend. Ÿ
Pipe stands
Bear Lake has 10 sites that can be reserved for Ÿ
up to a 16 day stay. It has 31 sites altogether to Ÿ
3 motors in one pressure pump stand (used for car wash)
enjoy the great outdoors with your family. Ÿ
Assorted diameters and lengths of steel pipe
New to the lake are paddle boats and themed
events happening throughout the summer. They
also hope to do some Hippy Days and other Collectables:
Texaco motor oil large round sign
themed events. Ÿ
Hudson’s Bay Oil Company sign
They will have fresh baked cinnamon buns, Ÿ
and organic coffee, specialty ice cream, and Ÿ
Benelli accordion
homemade fries. Ÿ
Antique hand tools
There will also be a pancake breakfast every
Old wooden show shoes
Sunday, and not only for the campers. If people Ÿ
feel like going for a Sunday drive out in the
country they can stop in for a hot breakfast. Household & Office Furniture:
Large oak dinning room table
*Lunch will be available
**Listing is subject to additions and deletions**
**terms of sale are Cash, Debit, Visa, MasterCard, and Cheque**
Administration Fee of 5% will apply to all items sold**
**All items must be paid for on sale date**
[ ] Patterson’s Auctioneering
Services Ltd.

Lorretta and Curtis Hiatt are excited to be Bonded and Licenced Auctioneer
opening the new concession out at Bear Lake, Don: 780-728-5803 Holt: 780-728-8973 Licence #337991
fittingly called The Hungry Bear.
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