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

The Scene

Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events Chautauqua presents

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

The Scene Edson Arts Alive – Youth Festival. Visual Art is amazing play ‘Jake’s Gift’
May 1 – May 20

on display in the Gallery at the Red Brick Arts
Centre and Museum, 4818 – 7 ave from 9am –
4:30 pm. By Adrienne Tait
Chautauqua's reputation for amazing audiences and
May 1, 2 & 3 the volunteer council's personal touches prompted
Spring Pallette and Pottery Show at the Edson Jake's Gift playwright and director to return to
Public Library. May 1 is from 7 – 9pm, May 2 is Edson for another performance of the poignant play.
from 10am -5pm and May 3 is from noon to Actress and playwright Julia Mackey performs all
4pm. four characters in the play with a range from 10 year
old Isabelle to WW2 veteran Jake as he returns to
May 2 Juno Beach for the 60 anniversary of D-Day.
Lobster Fest at the Sacred Heart Catholic The play has been performed across Canada as
Church, cocktails at 6pm, supper at 7pm, silent well as in the united States, England, and on Juno
auction and door prizes, bring your own th
nutcrackers. Tickets are $40 each and are Beach in Normandy, France for the 70 anniversary
available at the Parish office, Timberjack or celebration of D-Day.
May 24 Thymes Two. Call 780-723-3661 for more info. The play offers no special effects, no major
Beaver Meadow Ag Society presents Canadian Fiddle champion Scott Woods and his band starting at 3pm. Great family entertainment. Tickets musical score, or elaborate backdrop. Instead it is
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 May 2 & 3 about the story of a veteran, loss, and the ten year
Sangudo Speedway. Start time Saturday at 1pm, old girl who helps a veteran confront his ghosts.
June 6 Sunday at 11 am. Trucks, micro & 600 sprints, At the conclusion of the play Mackey thanked
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 street, super & mini stocks. Chautauqua for their support and for continuing to
riding contact the ranch at 780-727-3840. stay in touch since the last performance. She also
dedicated the show to all veterans and the men and
June 6 May 3 & 17 Jake's Gift, written and performed by Julia
Strawberry Tea and Garage Sale from 10am – 3pm at the Red Brick Arts Centre, join them for beef on a bun, hotdogs, strawberry shortcake. Non-Denominational Gospel Services well be women who have served in any campaign from Mackey and directed by Dirk Van Stralen, was the
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- held at 2:30pm at the Ravine Community Hall WW2 to Afghanistan. Sunday evening performance at the Red Brick
3582. (8.5km & 6.5km west of Wildwood) All Jake's Gift donates the funds raised from the Theatre. The show was an addition to the
Welcome for more info call 780-735-2706 buttons sold at their performance to the local poppy Chautauqua season after the Edson Arts Council
June 6 ,7,20,21 trust, to date the sales have raised over $29,500. was approached by Mackey who proposed an
Sangudo Speedway. Start time Saturday at 1pm, Sunday at 11 am. Trucks, micro & 600 sprints, street, super & mini stocks. May 3 Approximately 90 people attended the Sunday additional show that could be used as a The Foothills Male Choir will be performing at evening performance. fundraiser for the group. Photo Adrienne Tait
the Red Brick Arts Centre at 7:30pm. Tickets are
July 18 & 19 available at the Red Brick or Horizon Music for
Sangudo Speedway. Start time Saturday at 1pm, Sunday at 11 am. Trucks, micro & 600 sprints, street, super & mini stocks. $20 each.
May 3
August 1,2,15,16 Vocal Variations is holding their spring concert,
Sangudo Speedway. Start time Saturday at 1pm, Sunday at 11 am. Trucks, micro & 600 sprints, street, super & mini stocks. May 3, 7 p.m. at the Christian Reformed Church. There will be a goodwill offering and also a food
bank donation drop off. Come out and enjoy
some music.

May 8
Edson Farmer's Market invites all mothers to
come out and enjoy a piece of cake at the Edson
Friendship Centre from 10:30am – 2pm.

May 9
Early Childhood Matters presents: The “Ooey
Gooey Lady”. Fun hands on learning for parents
and anyone working with small children, 9am -
12pm or 1:30pm – 4:30pm at the Edson &
District Recreation Complex. Tickets can be
purchased at Galloway Station Museum, Thymes
Two, Jensen's Lifestlye Clothing.

Mothers Day Brunch at the MacKay Hall from Staff and teachers were given recognition at HRH on April 23 during Teacher Appreciation Week for all
9am – 12pm. Adults $10, ages 6-12 are $5 and 5 their hard work, commitment, and dedication for always going that extra mile to make sure a student
and under are free. For more info call Karen at succeeds. (L-R) Andrea Andrea Hallett, Dana Jumaga, Alison Minelli, Laura Webb, Sandy Fedorak,
780-795-2462. Michael Bachinsky, Julie Pullaw, Alex Giovos, Danielle Unger, Kim Nahirniak, Pat Pape, Debbie Smith,
Diane Williams, Billie Jo Tobin, Paul Tobin, Des Kilgannon and Pete Saik. Photo Deanna Mitchener
May 12
Vegetable Gardening for Beginners will take Happy Mother’s Day
Happy Mother’s Day
place at the Edson and District Community Happy Mother’s Day!y Mother’s Day!
From everyone at
Learning Centre from 8pm-9:30pm. Cost is free. From everyone at
Contact the Centre at (780)723-6247 for more Jiffylube Edson
Jiffylube Edson
To all the mother’s out
To all the mother’s out
May 16
there may your day be filled
Public Vendors Market at the Best Western High there may your day be filled
with joy and laughter.
Road Inn from 10am – 4pm. with joy and laughter.
May 16 & 17
Sangudo Speedway. Start time Saturday at 1pm,
Sunday at 11 am. Trucks, micro & 600 sprints,
street, super & mini stocks.
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