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October 16
Potluck Supper and Family Movie Night at the Edson United Church from 6 – 9pm.
October 17
Red Brick Arts Centre and Museum , 4818 – 7ave will be hosting their annual Harvest Bazaar and Tea from 10am – 3pm. If you would like to book a table contact or for more info call THE ANCHOR, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2015 PAGE 7
780-723-3582 or echored@telus.net
October 17 Spirit of Terry Fox continues A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on
Evansburg Art Club AGM will be held at noon at the Wildwood Seniors. Join to exercise your creativity! Call Janat 780-727-4340 for more info.

October 25 at 35th Marathon of Hope
Pot Luck Lunch at the Edson United Church at 12pm. The Scene
by Deanna Mitchener given us a positive and
Upcoming Events
October 30 hopeful outlook on the
Youth Group/family Halloween Party at the Edson United Church from 3 -6pm. Upcoming Events Krysta Hawboldt, fight. It is not just about
November 19 – 21 coordinator with the the challenges, but also
about how we face and
Town of Edson, gathered
st
Red Brick Arts Centre and Museum, 4818 -7ave will be hosting their Annual Festival of Trees. November 19,20 will be from 9am – 9pm and the 21 , 11am -9pm. Contact 780-723- participants together eventually overcome
A
rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on
3582 or echored@telus.net for more information or to make a donation. October 2 outside the south entrance those challenges that truly
Harvest Supper at the
of Talisman Place to thank
matters," said said
The Scene contest. Ladies please Annual Terry Fox Run bike our route today, I
5:30pm – 7:30pm.
Carrot Creek Hall from them for coming out and Kawboldt.
"As you walk, run or
taking part in the 35
Largest Vegetable
hope you take a moment to
that held on September
bring a dessert. For
reflect on your personal
20.
more info call Sylvia at
"We can only imagine
780-795-2419 or
Donna at 780-795-2398 how Terry would marvel contribution to Terry's A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on
legacy. Your compassion,
evenings before 9pm. a t t h e i n c r e d i b l e sense of community, your
fundraising efforts over faith in the cures to come
October 2 the years. We know how allows this remarkable
Sr. Youth Group from 3 proud he would be of our legacy to flourish, to The Scene
– 8pm at the Edson wonderful community of strengthen and to grow.
United Church – quilt Edson which has raised a The spirit of Terry Fox has Krysta Hawbolldt, coordinator with the Town of Edson, helps out during the Terry
making/tying.
remarkable $123,000 a home in our wonderful Fox Run on September 20. Photo: Deanna Mitchener.
s i n c e 1 9 8 3 , " s a i d c o m m u n i t y, " s a i d
October 2 that. Terry Fox never offer assistance to the
The African Children's Kawboldt. Kawboldt. dream.” stopped for the rain and Town of Edson with the
Choir will be "We are all familiar Rishelle Reid, a first Kawboldt said, "We neither will we. We are Terry Fox Marathon of
performing at with the iconic images of time participant in this had Rotarians here again
Yellowhead Koinonia Terry running, exhausted, year's run, said, "It is also this year helping to set up please with those that did Hope. It was great having
Christian School, 430- testing the limits of his my two daughter's first the trails and with the make it out and to all that Jim Eglinski help me set
72 St, Edson, AB at strength. But there are few time taking part in the registration along with donated towards the run out the signs today before
7pm. This performace images that depict the event. Both Kelly and Jim Eglinski, Member of by sponsors. At the end of the run as well as helping
is hosted by the Edson miracles that Terry Kirsten enjoy running and P a r l i a m e n t f o r the day we were able to with the registration. It
Baptist Church. brought to life. Many of have been practicing Yellowhead helping out raise $3,915 which beats takes a good 45 minutes to
those miracles are with us lately. For me it is always a with registration.” last year's amount of set the trails all up before
October 3 today –cancer survivors good cause to help “We had about half the $3,673 –thank you the race and then we go
Edson Senior surrounded by the love of support. I am just starting participants as last year, Edson,” said Kawboldt. back out after everyone
Transportation Society family and friends. We to run more often. This is a 44 plus five volunteers. Rotary member Bob has completed the course
will be doing a joint have yet to conquer great time to get out T h e w e a t h e r w a s Patterson, said, "Rotary and set them away until
fundraiser for The has been coming out for at next year.”
Senior's Bus and the cancer, but the movement running with both my girls definitely a deterrent, but least the past 15 years to
Edson Food Bank at that Terry started has and support Terry's nothing we can do about
Independent Grocers
from 10am -4pm. The
bus will be on site for 14th Annual Run of Hope set for October 4
non-perishable
donations for the food
bank and the BBQ's by Deanna Mitchener something and this was it and we have kept can pick one up at Sobeys, Fineline
proceeds will go to the it going for 14 years now.” Stationery, or ATB Financial.
Senior's Bus. The date is set for the 14 Annual Run of “Fern has retired and moved away but we “It's never too late, you can even show up
th
Hope on October 4 with registration have a core group of volunteers that help the day of the run and bring your own
October 4 starting at noon and the walk getting keep things going, some have been with us donation with you,” said Charlene. All
Annual Harvest Supper donations over $20 receive a tax receipt.
at the Edson United underway at 1 p.m. nearly all the years. On the day of the run
Church at 5pm. Tickets There is no prior registration required we get about 10 more volunteers who help. "All ages are welcomed to come and take
available by phoning and pledge forms are available at Some are from the Breast Cancer Support part. They can walk, run, ride a bike, be
780-723-3034 or 780- www.runofhope.ca . Money raised goes Group and some from my ladies group, pushed in a stroller or a wheel chair, we've
723-2487 directly to the Canadian Breast Cancer Beta Sigma Phi," said Charlene. even had some on horses a few years back.
Foundation (CBCF). "Our goal is to raise around $50,000 and Come and participate any way you want,"
October 4 The event starts and finishes from the we usually are successful in doing so. I said Charlene.
Animal Blessing Edson Boys and Girls Club located at realize this year may be a bit different with "Our group is becoming a non-profit
Service at The Edson 5414-6Ave. the state of the economy, but we are still society, Edson Run of Hope Foundation, so
United Church at When organizer Charlene Parker was going to try because cancer doesn't care in the near future we can write our own tax
10:30am. asked what makes this year different than about how the economy is doing,” said receipts to cover the other events in town
past years, she explained, "This is our 14th Charlene. where people want the money to stay local,
See Classified Page for year and it started the same year I lost my A hamburger or chicken burger barbeque and would like a tax receipt," said
monthly meetings sister Vinia Taylor to breast cancer. Another traditionally follows the run. Pledge forms Charlene.
and activities sister of mine Fern and I wanted to do are available at www.runofhope.ca or you
FUNDRAISER 14 Annual
th


On October 3, Edson Seniors
Transportation Society will be doing a For Breast Cancer
For Breast Cancer
joint fundraiser for the Senior’s Bus and JOIN IN AND HELP FIND A CURE!
JOIN IN AND HELP FIND A CURE!
the Edson Food Bank. 1 KM OR 5 KM
1 KM OR 5 KM
Walk, Run or Cycle!alk, Run or Cycle!
W
The Edson Food Bank
Location: Independent Grocers The Edson Food Bank SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2015SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2015
would like to thank-you,
Date: October 3, 2015 would like to thank-you, 5414 – 6 Avenue, Edson
5414 – 6 Avenue, Edson
Time: 10 am to 4 pm The Edson and area, *the Boys and Girls Club
The Edson and area
,
*the Boys and Girls Club
for all the donations 1:00 pm start, refreshments after
for all the donations
Our bus will be on site for non- Gift & water bottle for first 200 registered!
Gift & water bottle for first 200 registered!
and volunteers that
perishable donations for the Edson and volunteers that NO REGISTRATION FEE, JUST MAKE A DONATION
NO REGISTRATION FEE, JUST MAKE A DONATION
came out to support our
Food Bank. We will be hosting a came out to support our OR COLLECT PLEDGES
OR COLLECT PLEDGES
annual food drive.
PICK UP A PLEDGE SHEET AT FINELINE STATIONERY,
barbecue. The proceeds of this will go annual food drive. PICK UP A PLEDGE SHEET AT FINELINE STATIONERY,
ATB FINANCIAL or SOBEYS
ATB FINANCIAL or SOBEYS
Your support is
to the Senior’s Bus. Your support is Bannister GM, Happy Camper RV and Mountainside
A BIG THANK YOU to our sponsors – Jerry Ford,
A BIG THANK YOU to our sponsors – Jerry Ford,
Bannister GM, Happy Camper RV and Mountainside
Sales & Rentals
Sales & Rentals
greatly appreciated!
Please come out and help support out greatly appreciated! All monies collected will stay in the Prairies/NWT chapter of the
All monies collected will stay in the Prairies/NWT chapter of the
Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation and will be used for the
Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation and will be used for the
advancement of breast cancer research, education, diagnosis and
seniors and less fortunate people in our advancement of breast cancer research, education, diagnosis and
treatment.
treatment.
THANK YOU!!!!!OU!!!!!
community. THANK Y Also collect online pledges!
Visit runofhope.ca for info.
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