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TOWN OF EDSON Town of Edson
Office Hours
Public Information & Notices 2015 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday to Friday

Edson Seniors Week

June 1 - 7, 2015

Monday, June 1 -
Seniors Event at Library 2:00 pm
Presentation by a local wildlife officer and refreshments

Westhaven grade four students Madison Material, Megan Mullin, and Tuesday, June 2 -
Kristen Aasen posed under the butterflies and flowers the Westhaven Pioneer Cabin at 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
students painted to decorate the fence surrounding the community garden.
Photo Adrienne Tait Soup & Sandwich Lunch
Sponsored by The Royal Purple and EDOT
An ‘incredible’ day at

Tuesday, June 2 -
the Community Garden Supper at Legion Hall 4:30 pm

Sponsored by The Royal Canadian Legion,
by Adrienne Tait entrance. Students from the Dakin
school's green club donated a birch Joe Wynne Branch #51
Several local schools and community tree and were treated to a talk by Tickets are required
groups took part in a planting and Urban Farmer Ron Berezan as he told
work bee at the community garden on the students about the importance of (available at Pioneer Cabin, Town Office, Legion)
Thursday, May 14. the birch tree both environmentally
The Edson Recycling Center's Anne and historically as it was used by
Auriat was impressed with the number explorers.
of volunteers and the amount of work A hot dog lunch was supplied by Wednesday, June 3 - Movie Party
that was accomplished. “It was one of ConocoPhillips for the volunteers that at Nova Theatre 12:30 pm
those times when it hits you why you helped during the day.
do the things you do,” said Auriat. There is still more work to be done Movie Title: TBA; free admission, Hot Dogs,
Students and teachers from Dakin, including building more tree planting
Westhaven, Parkland, and HRH boxes, digging the pond, wheel barrow Popcorn and Soda
worked together to plant over 70 trees work, and planting the native healing Sponsored by Parkland Lodge
and shoveled seven dump truck loads garden area but the community buy in
of shavings. “The kids were having has helped the project move along and Parkland Lodge Auxiliary
fun and teachers were even loading quickly and efficiently.
the wheel barrows and helping out…. “To me whether it is an avid
There was no complaining. It was environmentalist, retired teacher with Thursday, June 4 -
incredible,” said Auriat. lots of patience, a little kid, or a parent
Students from Westhaven School that cared enough to return with their Pancake Breakfast at Firehall
painted butterflies and flowers that child to see the work that was done,
were mounted on the fence at the means we can all make a difference. 9:00 -10:30 am
Sponsored by the Town of Edson

Thursday, June 4 -
Seniors Week Tea at
Parkland Lodge 2:00 – 3:30 pm
Door Prizes, 50/50 Tickets and Refreshments

Thursday, June 4 -
Laughter Yoga and Refreshments

at the Adult Day Program 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Call 723-4332 (Wed. to Fri.)
Kyle Smigelski, Logan Reilly, and Dante Belley were just some of the to confirm attendance as space is limited.
students that helped shovel more than 1,100 linear feet of shavings at the
community garden on May 14. Photo Adrienne Tait

Friday, June 5 –
Main Street Memories at
Callie Price, Galloway Station Museum starting at 1:00 pm
Tyler Kadutski
and Kala Explore and share wonderful memories
Schleppe were from Edson's Main Street andenjoy coffee,
among the
students that tea and some tasty treats.
planted over 70
trees at the
community Saturday, June 6 –
garden last ECHO's Strawberry Tea and Garage Sale
10:00 am – 3:00 pm at the Red Brick Arts Centre,
Photo call 780-723-3582 for details.
Adrienne Tait
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