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

Upcoming Events An evening of fun and
Upcoming Events

correct date)
Weekly Anchor
Dr. Seuss Day at Weekly Anchor
Edson & District
Spring Scavenger Hunt
Public Library 12 Spring Scavenger Hunt
p.m.. Help us
celebrate Dr. Seuss at at
Kinsmen Park
with a fantastic party Kinsmen Park
full of crafts, activities
May 28, 2016
and snacks. May 28, 2016
April 3
Willmore Walking We have changed the date in order
Group meets at to have some warmer weather.
roundabout at 2 p.m.
This is a casual meet Bouncy Houses,
Bouncy Houses,
up group so there is no
guarantee of numbers
Spray Park Fun,
that will show up. Spray Park Fun,
Pictured is the Schlick Six team who took first place at the ESTS Trivia Night for
Hot Dogs, Popcorn,
April 14 the third year in a row. Opposable Thumbs took second place and Don't Know Hot Dogs, Popcorn,
HRH presents The Jack took third. photo Deanna Mitchener
Juice, Face Painting,
Annual Art Show at by Deanna Mitchener prize opportunities. Juice, Face Painting,
Holy Redeemer High. President of the board Don
Call 780-723-7437 for Members of the Edson Seniors Moorehead, said, "We had 26 teams last Colouring...
more information. Transportation Society (ESTS) held year and this year we are up by four
Fun for the whole family!
their 18th annual Trivia Night at the teams. It is great seeing some new Fun for the whole family!
April 15 Royal Canadian Legion on March 12. teams out playing this year.”
Watoto Children's It was another fun evening of friendly “Last year we were still selling tickets
Accepting Donations cepting Donations
Choir perform at competition with teams of six players for our Luck of the Irish draw we do the Ac
Brightwood Ranch competing for first place and helping to night of the event. This year all the
from 7 to 8 p.m. support the ESTS with their main tickets were sold ahead of time, so if for the Food Bank... the Food Bank...
Coffee and desserts to fundraiser of the year. you missed out buying a ticket
follow. Admission is The Edson Seniors Transportation beforehand, you are out of luck,” said If you would like to help sponsor
free and a freewill Society is a non-profit group that Moorehead. contact Sue-Ann at 780-723-5787.
operates the bus as a service for seniors
offering will take and anyone who has the need. “We have Earl Trathen doing the
place. Directions 7km The Trivia Night offered a wide Master of Ceremonies for us this year,
as well as some great volunteers that are
south of Hwy 16 and variety of categories and teams helping out. Even with the downturn of FREE
Range Road 73 near competed through rounds of questions the economy we have had some
Watch for more details...atch for more details...
Entwistle. Call the from each of the different categories. wonderful support this year. We are W
ranch for more Some questions were easy while others very pleased with the donations we got
information 780-727- really put brains to the test. Support for and for everyone's support in coming
3840. the event included raffles, and door out."

April 15 & 16
HRH presents the 13 Singer, speaker featured during
Annual Dessert
Theatre. Call 780-
723-7437 for tickets International Women’s Day
and information.

April 16 by Deanna Mitchener performer, so I created with one another while
Musical coffee house my own theme for e n j o y i n g s o m e
and silent auction The Edson and District tonight's show based appetizers.
from 1-4 pm at St. Community Learning around being a woman Robyne Wilock was
Catherine's Anglican Society brought in and all the different the MC for the evening
and highlighted on the
Church. Come and former Edsonite Jocelyn things we do. I will be global theme for the
enjoy music, tea Ahlf for their 2016 talking and singing 2016 International
scones, coffee and International Women's about food, kids, men, Women's Day “Pledge
and work –with songs
muffins. For more Day event that was held women can relate to." for Parity”.
information contact at the Red Brick Hatlen "I do a lot of live "It is recognized
Myrna at 780-723- Theatre on March 10. theatre around Alberta around the world that
3509. During an interview there is a gender gap in
just before the show, and I used to travel
See Classified Page for Jocelyn said, "I am a Canada performing until w h i c h t h e r e a r e
disparities between men
monthly meetings cabaret singer and I had a family of my
and activities own. I sing on CBC and women in four key
radio with a program a r e a s o f h e a l t h ,
called the Irrelevant education, economics
March 26 Show. It is a half hour and politics.
“In 2014 the world
(note correct date) radio sketch comedy,” e c o n o m i c f o r u m
said Ahlf.
“Coming back to predicted it would take
Edson is wonderful, and until 2095 to achieve Jocelyn Ahlf was guest speaker and entertainer
Dr. Seuss Day at Edson & if I could get just one global gender parity. The for the 2016 International Women’s Day event
District Public Library 12 message out to women it very next year they were that took place in Edson on March 10.
predicting it would be
would be 'be true to
photo Deanna Mitchener
p.m.. Help us celebrate Dr. yourself and dare to be 2133 for the gender gap
Seuss with a fantastic party more than just an to close. That is very clearly,” said Wilock. about women and life in
o v e r w h e l m i n g t o
ornament',” said Ahlf.
T h r o u g h o u t t h e
To start the evening
full of crafts, activities and off women had the consider, as in our own performance Ahlf's general, and at times the
audience was roaring
community we may not
snacks. opportunity to socialize see the gender gap so songs and words spoke with laughter.
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