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The Scene
May 30 THE ANCHOR, MONDAY, MAY 18, 2015 PAGE 7 A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on
EARS Adoption event at the Edson & District Library from 12-3pm. www.edsonlibrary.ca or call 780-723-6691 for more info.

May 31 A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on
YO –YO Museum Annual Day from 11am- 3pm. To reach the Museum travel 15 miles north of HWY 32 or 30 miles south from Whitecourt. Twsp Rd 554, the ½ mile East. Vintage tractors,
cars, farm equipment and more. Wagon rides & snack shop. For more info call Bill or Isa after 6pm at 780-693-2193.

June 5 The Scene
Free public swim sponsored by YIA at Talisman Place from 2:30-6pm. Contact Krysta at 780-723-4403 or email krystas@edson.ca
Upcoming Events
June 6
Ride – A – Thon at Brightwood Ranch near Entwistle. Ride your horse or ours. Help send underprivileged kids to camp. To donate or for info on riding contact the ranch at 780-727-3840. Upcoming Events A wagonload of fun at

June 6
A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on Until May 20
Strawberry Tea and Garage Sale from 10am – 3pm at the Red Brick Arts Centre, join them for beef on a bun, hotdogs, strawberry shortcake. Donations to the garage sale can be dropped off at
the Red Brick at 4818 – 7ave weekdays between 9am -4:3- pm. For more info call 780-723-3582.
Edson Arts Alive – Youth Festival.
The Scene Visual Art is on display in the Gallery at Medicine Lodge Rodeo
June 6
the Red Brick Arts Centre and Museum,
3B's Fundraiser (BBQ, Baking, Blooms) at the Edson United Church
4818 – 7 Ave from 9am – 4:30 pm.
June 6
Community Clean up & BBQ from 11am-2pm. Families/individuals can pick a route or area of town to clean up. We will host a Thank You BBQ for those who participated in the clean up.
Edson Stampede at the Rodeo grounds,
my mind on my career. My dream was
looking for the guys and I believe one
www.edsonlibrary.ca or 780-723-6691 for more info. May 16 -18 by Deanna Mitchener and know I need to work hard and keep Sunday morning. The RCMP were out
901 Rodeo Road (RR180).
The Annual Medicine Lodge Rodeo to play in Nashville and that dream has generator was returned to owner. I am
June 6 ,7,20,21 May 17 has been a long time favorite for the come true," said Clarke. not sure of all the details but it made
Sangudo Speedway. Start time Saturday at 1pm, Sunday at 11 am. Trucks, micro & 600 sprints, street, super & mini stocks. www.sangudospeedway.com Non-Denominational Gospel Services past 35 years, and this year was no The band played to a packed Saturday Sunday morning very interesting before
well be held at 2:30pm at the Ravine exception with standing room only at night dance crowd and when they the rodeo,” said Longmore.
June 7 Community Hall (8.5km & 6.5km west weren't entertaining they were chatting “The rodeo has been carried on for
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United Church's 90 Birthday – old fashioned service and hymns starting at 10:30 am. Everyone is invited. People are encouraged to dress up in vintage style clothing. of Wildwood) All Welcome for more many events throughout the weekend. with their audience. generations as a family rodeo. It a place
info call 780-735-2706 The three day rodeo kicked off
June 7 Friday, May 8 with the all-girls events “There was one incident where for families to come and enjoy a great
Explore Wilmore Park from 3-4:30 pm. Have you ever explored the beautiful Wilmore Park that is just outside of town? We would like to guide you and open up your eyes to this gem. Cost is May 19 and the popular mini-chuck wagon someone had stolen a truck from weekend,” said Longmore.
free. To register call (780)-723-4403 or email krystas@edson.ca River of Life – Christian musical group races. Hinton and came down to the rodeo Thanks went to everyone who helped
performing at Sacred Heart Parish at 7 Saturday morning was the very grounds and stole some generators early make this year's Rodeo another great
June 13 pm. entertaining lawnmower races and it success.
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Eddie's Big Run starting at Talisman Place (1021 – 49 street). Register on line at www.edson.ca or www.runningroom.com or in person at the Town of Edson office. For more info call 780-
723-4403 or eddiesbigrun@gmail.com May 19 – 26 turned out to be a real crowd-pleaser.
Pitch-In-Week at various locations There was face painting throughout
June 13 around town. Schools and other the weekend for the kids along with
Edson Eats at 1pm at the Edson United Church organizations around town pitch in and pony rides, covered wagon rides,
help clean up our town. Contact 780- miniature horse races, and mutton
June 13 723-4403 or email krystas@edson.ca to Bustin'.
Raise the Roof Fundraiser at the Edson Legion. Live entertainment, silent auction and refreshments.Tickets available at the Church office. request garbage bags, gloves and a “Bling the Pony rides were a huge
specific location to clean. success with some 300 rides given out
June 14
Sunday School wind up and church picnic. Everyone is invited to attend at the Edson United Church starting at 10:30 am May 20 over the weekend,” said Susan
Recruiting Effective Board Members Longmore with the Rodeo.
June 14 from 1:00 – 2:30 pm at the Edson Adult “The weather was absolutely perfect
Park Court Hall – Farmer's Day Supper from 5 -7 pm. Support your local farming community and join us for a great meal and quilt raffle. Please call 780-727-4476 or 780-727-2138 for more Learning centre. Cost is $15. for all three days of the rodeo this year.
information. Participants will identify strategies to I saw more than one person with a
recruit, orient, train and evaluate board sunburn,” said Longmore.
July 18 & 19 members. Discussion about the benefits Michaela Clark and her band
Sangudo Speedway. Start time Saturday at 1pm, Sunday at 11 am. Trucks, micro & 600 sprints, street, super & mini stocks. www.sangudospeedway.com of building a strong board will be performed for the Saturday Night
complemented with some practical tools
July 20-24, July 27-31, August 10-14 that boards can use. For more info call Family Bonfire Dance that at the
Looking for something for your child to do this summer? Register for the Red Brick Arts Centre Blast from the Past program. The program is for ages 5-10. Three sessions will be held, July (780)-723-6247 Rodeo.
20-24, July 27-31 and August 10-14, sessions run from 1 pm – 4 pm Monday – Friday. For more information please contact (780)-723-3582 or stop into the Red Brick Arts Centre today Michaela comes by her country roots
between 9 am – 4:30 pm. May 21 honestly, thanks to her guitar playing
Breast Cancer Support Group meeting at grandfather and a mother who brought
August 1,2,15,16 7pm at the Edson Health Unit. her, even as an infant, to concerts and
Sangudo Speedway. Start time Saturday at 1pm, Sunday at 11 am. Trucks, micro & 600 sprints, street, super & mini stocks. www.sangudospeedway.com festivals.
May 21 Michaela says, "I was pretty young Chance Barrass from Shiningbank on Y94 in the Novice Horse Riding event at Medicine
Kate's Kitchen free lunch from 11:30am when I first decided I wanted to play Lodge Rodeo on May 9. Photos: Deanna Mitchener
– 7-1 pm at St. Catherines's Anglican
Church, 617 Main St. All welcome. guitar like my grandfather. My
grandfather plays every instrument you
May 22 can imagine and it was always great
Free Drop in Slo Pitch at Griffiths listening and playing alongside of him.
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Park,56street and 5 Ave from 2:30 – My mom and dad were always
3:30pm. Come and play ball with incredibly supportive which made my
members of the Youth Interagency and writing and performing seem so
the RCMP. Bring your mitt. For more
info call 780-723-4403 or email natural. My mom is my favourite co-
krystas@edson.ca writer, we spend lots of time together
writing as we share a very special bond
May 23 and love for music."
Parkland Lodge Auxiliary is hosting its She has done openings for the Nitty
annual Spring Tea and Bake Sale at Gritty Dirt Band, Keith Urban, and
Parkland Lodge on May 23 from 1:30 to Miranda Lambert. "I admit to some
3:00 pm. All proceeds go to lodge
residents. For more information contact pre-show jitters but once I was out on
Ivan at 780-723-4020. stage it felt like home. I am Canadian
May 23
Scott Wood and his Band at the Beaver Michaela Clarke with her band played Saturday night at the Medicine Lodge Rodeo.
Meadow Hall, 55518 RR 123 – 22 kms
north of Niton Junction at 5pm. Contact
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mcleodmusic@outlook.com for more
info.

May 24
Explore Wilmore Park from 3pm – 4:30
pm. To register call 780-723-4403 or
email krystas@edson.ca

May 24
Beaver Meadow Ag Society presents
Canadian Fiddle champion Scott
Woods and his band starting at 3pm.
Great family entertainment. Tickets are
adults $25 children 6 -12 are $10. For
tickets call Diane at 780-795-2206 or
Gladys at780-795-2203. For more info
call 780-712-0049
Colton Kidner with 1X Jail Break during
See Classified Page for the Bull Riding event on May 10 at the
monthly meetings and activities
Medicine Lodge Rodeo.
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