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Beaver Meadow Ag Society's regular and annual meeting at the hall starting at 8pm. New members are welcome. For more info call Diane at 780-795-2206 or Gladys at
780-795-2203.
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Upcoming Events Flash William:
Upcoming Events








Starting Oct 18-Dec 14 Cadomin’s independent filmmaker
Habitat for Humanity is recruiting volunteers to by Deanna Mitchener Flash William features a and locations that have which are the film and
help in Honduras for one or two weeks, starting d e t e r m i n e d m a n ' s played an important role video industry awards
October 18 to December 14, 2014. Call Karen at Christopher White journey to fulfill his in their community. for Alberta, including
780-723-5675 for more information. gave a documentary passion and dream. Seeing people's sense of B e s t D r a m a t i c
p r e s e n t a t i o n o n White was brought in on pride in their history Production and Best
Sept,14, 21, 28 Cadomin filmmaker behalf of the Edson and makes me very happy,"
Non-Denominational Gospel Services at the W i l l i a m ( F l a s h ) District Historical said White. Director," said White.
MacKay Hall from 3:30 -4:30 pm, no collection Shewchuk at the Edson Society. He is a heritage "I completed a Master's "I am very happy for the
taken. The Bible taught in simplicity giving hope G a l l o w a y S t a t i o n advisor who works with Degree in Anthropology opportunity to work with
the Galloway Museum
and purpose to life. All Welcome Call 780-935- Museum on September m u s e u m s a n d a t t h e U o f A .
2706 for more info. 3. communities to research Throughout that time I on various projects. It's
great to see people come
Shewchuk was an and promote local developed an interest in out and take an interest in
September 13 independent filmmaker history and heritage. film/video production, local history and some of
Evansburg Art Club Paints! Oils with Deanne based in Cadomin, the White said, "I have been and part of my job is
Jackson at the Evansburg Arena from 10am to 4 once booming mining working as a freelance contract videography t h e c o l o u r f u l
pm. $50, potluck lunch. Register with Jan at 780- town. He produced local heritage advisor for just work, while finding time personalities that helped
727-4340 films from 1956 to 1976. over two years. It grew to develop my own to grow our community.
“Flash” directed several out of my graduate creative projects. I As a filmmaker myself,
September 13 documentary films, studies in anthropology recently completed a the Flash Shewchuk
Suicide Awareness Walk (Braedans Voice) 8:30 fiction shorts, and which I started back in feature film entitled "I presentation meant a lot
pm at Centennial Park. Theme is Light Up the feature length films for 2008. So far, I've done a Fall Down" which was to me. While I've never
Darkness. Everyone is welcome, bring glow Cadomin Studio in- lot of local work, mostly partially shot in Edson. It met Flash, I think I
sticks. cluding The Jubilee through Yellowhead went on to be nominated understand what he was
trying to do, and I greatly
parade, Whiskers, and County on their heritage for six Rosie Awards,
September 17 Dawson City Joe. inventory, documenting admire that," said White.
Floor Curling meeting at the Pioneer Cabin at Flash William was a historically significant
1pm. Come out and participate and have some one man film industry in buildings and sites.”
fun. his day. He worked “I also do some
wherever he could find archaeology work on the
September 17
it. When he came upon a side and I've worked in
Edson Food Bank Annual Drive – Volunteers
job in the mining town of several places in Alberta.
needed. If interested call Luella t 780-723-3829
Cadomin, he bought a I really enjoy the
used 16mm camera and e x p l o r a t i o n a n d
September 18 dedicated himself to
Join Kate's Kitchen for their free monthly lunch movie making. detective work that
at St. Catherine's Anglican Church, 617 Main At times Flash found comes with the job. It's
always interesting
Street from 11:30 am – 1 pm. All welcome.
himself being the getting to walk into an
cameraman, director, abandoned church and
September 20 and taking on two roles
Parkland Auxiliary is sponsoring its annual in his films. He would then taking the time to
Grandparents' Walkathon starting at 10 am form research it in the archives
have to split-screen so he and learn about the
the lodge. Entry forms are available at the lodge could appear as two
th
on 9 Avenue. This is a major fundraiser for the different characters, then history. I also appreciate
benefit of the Lodge Residents. For more info call the impact my work has
used playback to add o n p e o p l e a n d
Ivan at 780-723-4020 or Ann at 780-723-4522.
dialogue. communities. I help to
The life and times of recognize individuals Christopher White shares some history at the
September 22 – October 10 Galloway Museum Photo: Deanna Mitchener
In honor of Culture Days to compliment Arts on
Fire the Red Brick Arts Centre is inviting artists,
photographers, artisans to submit their work for a
fire themed exhibit. For more info contact the
Red Brick at 780-723-3582. LOOKING FOR


September 24 Edson
New Peers Community Group will be holding a PIANO PLAYERS,
special meeting for the election of directors and
executives at 7:30pm at the Peers Community
Centre, 5202-49 Ave. All interested parties are CONDUCTORS AND SINGERS
welcome. Voting memberships can be purchased Annual Food Drive
for $1 at the door. For more info call 780-204- Vocal Variations always welcomes new
0876 or peersagsociety@gmail.com members to each Fall & Spring Term,
W
Wednesday Sept. 17, 2014ednesday Sept. 17, 2014 ages 16 to adult.
September 26 to the 28 th
Celebrate Alberta Culture Days at Centennial
Park. Pianists, Conductors and Singers
are invited to join.

September 27 NEEDED No choral experience is necessary.
The Edson Boys & Girls Club is hosting a Family
Cool Moves Day. There are a number of free to g
to go door to door o door to door
recreation activities for a family to sign up for: For information contact
Family swim, family golf, family skate, family and collect donations.tions. Crystal at crystal.handford@hotmail.com
and collect dona
bowl and Kid Zumba. Call Donna for more info or 780-728-5257
at 780-723-7240.
If interested please call
See Classified Page for Luella at 780-723-3829.
monthly meetings and activities
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