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The Scene
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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. THE ANCHOR, MONDAY, MAY 25, 2015 PAGE 5
June 7 A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on
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 free. To register call (780)-723-4403 or email krystas@edson.ca

June 13 The Scene
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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
Upcoming Events
June 13 Upcoming Events
Edson Eats at 1pm at the Edson United Church
A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on May 19 – 26
June 13
Raise the Roof Fundraiser at the Edson Legion. Live entertainment, silent auction and refreshments.Tickets available at the Church office.
Pitch –In- Week at various locations
The Scene around town. Schools and other
June 14
organizations around town pitch in
Sunday School wind up and church picnic. Everyone is invited to attend at the Edson United Church starting at 10:30 am
and help clean up our town. Contact
780-723-4403 or email
June 14
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-
bags, gloves and a specific location
727-2138 for more information. krystas@edson.ca to request garbage
to clean.
July 18 & 19
Sangudo Speedway. Start time Saturday at 1pm, Sunday at 11 am. Trucks, micro & 600 sprints, street, super & mini stocks. www.sangudospeedway.com May 30
EARS Adoption event at the Edson
& District Library from 12-3pm.
July 20-24, July 27-31, August 10-14 www.edsonlibrary.ca or call 780-
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 723-6691 for more info.
will be held, July 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 between 9 am – 4:30 pm. May 31
YOHO Museum Annual Day from
August 1,2,15,16 11am- 3pm. To reach the Museum
Sangudo Speedway. Start time Saturday at 1pm, Sunday at 11 am. Trucks, micro & 600 sprints, street, super & mini stocks. www.sangudospeedway.com 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
Free public swim sponsored by YIA
at Talisman Place from 2:30-6pm. Photo Deanna Mitchener
Contact Krysta at 780-723-4403 or Joel Burckhard, Gaylynne Ames and Barbie Andrews with the Christian musical group ‘The River of Life.’ The group
email krystas@edson.ca
appeared at Sacred Heart Parish for a live entertainment musical performance held on May 19.
June 6
Ride – A – Thon at Brightwood
Ranch near Entwistle. Ride your Annual YOHO Museum Family Festivity May 31
horse or ours. Help send
underprivileged kids to camp. To by Deanna Mitchener serves up some great tasting food.
donate or for info on riding contact The friendly conversations and the wealth of knowledge
the ranch at 780-727-3840.
The last Sunday in May each year, Bill and Isa Dixon and impeccable antiques are sure to make this a memorable
June 6 host an annual Yoho Museum family day festivity. day for everyone in your family.
Strawberry Tea and Garage Sale The museum is located just north of Peer's on highway 32
from 10am – 3pm at the Red Brick and turn east onto township road 554. The event will be on
Arts Centre, join them for beef on a May 31 this year starting at 10 a.m. and goes until late in the
bun, hotdogs, strawberry shortcake. afternoon.
Donations to the garage sale can be Bill and Isa have opened their homestead museum since
dropped off at the Red Brick at 4818 1988 for families to come out and soak up some of our
– 7ave weekdays between 9 am -
4:30 pm. For more info call 780-723- history.
3582. With an abundance of antiques to catch your eye, there is
something for all ages to explore. Admission to the event is
June 6 free and donations will be accepted and welcomed.
3B's Fundraiser (BBQ, Baking, "There will be a concession with burgers, hot dogs,
Blooms) at the Edson United Church refreshments, and some homemade pies available to
from 10am – 2pm. Tables available purchase. All the great old antique cars, trucks, and tractors
for rent. Contact Jean at 780-723- will be out on display so people can wonder around
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checking them all out. Many of the building have different
June 6 displays set up like they would have been back in the day. A
Community Clean up & BBQ from blacksmith is usually there doing some fine work, as will a
11am-2pm. Families/individuals can few other venues people can browse," said Penny Williams.
pick a route or area of town to clean "If you get the opportunity to scout out Bill Dixon, he is
up. We will host a Thank You BBQ the guy to have a chat with. Bill knows everything there is
for those who participated in the to know about all the pieces there and who donated what to
clean up. www.edsonlibrary.ca or the museum. Some of the stuff has been donated from
780-723-6691 for more info. people around the community and surrounding areas. Bull

June 6 ,7,20,21 has purchased many items through auctions over the years
Sangudo Speedway. Start time himself to add to the collection," said Penny.
Saturday at 1pm, Sunday at 11 am. They will have a bouncy house for the kids to burn off
Trucks, micro & 600 sprints, street, some energy and meet other children.
super & mini stocks. If you have never been before, plan on staying for the day
www.sangudospeedway.com as there is so much to see and take in. Not to worry about Aaijay White (13) enjoys spending time at the
See Classified Page for little ones getting bored or hungry as there is plenty of space skateboard park on his bike.
monthly meetings and activities for them to run around outside and the concession always Photo Deanna Mitchener


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