Community Events Calendar

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Sunday, September 1, 2020
Volunteers Needed!
Time: 12:00 am

No experience necessary; training will be provided. You will be completing simple taxes at the CVIT Clinic in March and April. Come and learn new skills and have fun doing it! We are looking forward to your help.

Monday, September 2-2, 2020
Surviving to Thriving
Time: 10:45 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Alpine Health Club @ 5202 2 Ave, Edson

Fun, light to moderate exercise with information to motivate and modify exercise habits. No experience required. Guided by a Certified Exercise Physiologist. Exercise has been shown to be safe and beneficial at all stages of the cancer journey. Exercising reduces fatigue, improves functionality, improves treatment completion rates, improves sleep quality, and reduces stress and anxiety. Please call 780-723-2131 to register.

Exercise Classes: Mondays & Wednesdays 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Information Sessions: Mondays 11:45 am – 12:30 pm

Monday, October 7, 2019
Conversation Circle
Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Edson Library

A place to practice your English as a second language and gather with other newcomers!

Monday, November 4-28, 2019
Fifty & Fit (Indoors)
Time: 12:00 am
Location: Westhaven School @ 1205 Westhaven Dr, Edson

A low impact, high energy fitness class for our mature adults or those looking to start their road to an active life. This class includes warm-up, aerobics, circuits, stretching, strength training and cardio components. Participants should be prepared to laugh and have fun! Please bring a mat and water bottle. For all Fitness Levels. Classes will take place from 7 pm – 8 pm on Mondays and Wednesdays. No class on November 11th. Register online at edson.ca or in person at Repsol Place.

Move – Play – Learn
Time: 9:15 am - 10:00 am
Location: Red Brick - Upstairs Studio @ 4818 7 Ave, Edson

Bring your little ones to participate in a variety of high-energy games. Through parent assisted play, we will work on building their physical literacy skills while having fun! Ages 3-5. Mondays 9:15 am -10:00 am.

Tuesday, November 5-29, 2019
Lunch Cardio Combo
Time: 12:00 am
Location: Repsol Place Hospitality Room @ 1021 49 St, Edson

Join us on your lunch hour for a 40 min cardio blast. We will be using a variety of different methods to get that heart rate pumping. Strength components will also be added in! Please bring a mat and water bottle. Classes will take place from 12:10 pm – 12:50 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Register online at edson.ca or in person at Repsol Place.

Friday, November 22, 2019
Tree of Sharing
Time: 12:00 am
Location: Repsol Place @ 1021 49 St, Edson

The Tree of Sharing will be set up in the Repsol Place foyer from November 22nd until December 20th. Take the opportunity to share in the spirit of giving and donate $1 to help brighten someone’s holiday. All proceeds will be donated to the Edson Kinette Christmas Hamper Campaign.

14th Annual Festival of Trees
Time: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location: Red Brick Arts Centre and Museum @ 4818 - 7 Avenue

Step inside a winter wonderland as you place your bids on your favorite donated Holiday items in our silent auction.

Schedule
• Thursday, November 21st – 9 am to 9 pm •
• Friday, November 22nd – 9 am to 9 pm •
• Saturday, November 23rd – 11 am to 9 pm •

Santa Visit – Saturday, November 23rd, 2-3pm. Please note times may change due to Santa’s schedule!

Special Reception-Saturday, November 23rd – 7pm to 9pm
with complimentary Refreshments provided by Repsol.

Lunch Served Daily from 11:30am to 1:30pm. $8/person.

Free Movie Friday – Dora and the Lost City of Gold
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Edson & District Public Library @ 4726 8 Avenue

Join us every Friday evening for a family-friendly movie complete with popcorn. This week we are showing Dora and the Lost City of Gold.
*All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Saturday, November 23, 2019
14th Annual Festival of Trees
Time: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location: Red Brick Arts Centre and Museum @ 4818 - 7 Avenue

Step inside a winter wonderland as you place your bids on your favorite donated Holiday items in our silent auction.

Schedule
• Thursday, November 21st – 9 am to 9 pm •
• Friday, November 22nd – 9 am to 9 pm •
• Saturday, November 23rd – 11 am to 9 pm •

Santa Visit – Saturday, November 23rd, 2-3pm. Please note times may change due to Santa’s schedule!

Special Reception-Saturday, November 23rd – 7pm to 9pm
with complimentary Refreshments provided by Repsol.

Lunch Served Daily from 11:30am to 1:30pm. $8/person.

Monday, November 25, 2020
Move – Play – Learn
Time: 9:15 am - 10:00 am
Location: Red Brick - Upstairs Studio @ 4818 7 Ave, Edson

Bring your little ones to participate in a variety of high-energy games. Through parent assisted play, we will work on building their physical literacy skills while having fun! Ages 3-5. Mondays 9:15 am -10:00 am.

Doing Your Taxes – What’s In It For You? (All Audiences)
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Galloway Station Museum @ 223 55 St, Edson

Sandra Paul from the Canada Revenue Agency will share information on how benefits are calculated, how and when you should apply for benefits, and will answer any questions you may have. This session is directed towards all audiences.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Committee of the Whole Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Edson Town Office @ 605 50 St, Edson, AB T7E 1N7, Canada

Go to www.edson.ca/council for agenda and information package. (normally available the Friday before a meeting)

Friday, November 29, 2019
Free Food Friday for the Kinette Christmas Hamper and Edson Food Bank
Time: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location: Bannister GM @ 214 - 58th Street

Bring a new unwrapped toy for the Kinette Christmas Hamper or a non-perishable food item for the Edson Food Bank and have lunch on us! Anyone who brings a donation will also be entered into a draw for an Edmonton Oilers Getaway Prize Package! Show your support for those in need this holiday season and get FREE food on us! Bannister GM Proud to Support EVERYTHING Edson & Yellowhead County.

Saturday, November 30, 2019
Kids Clay “Christmas Ornament” Class
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Edson Craft Center and Potters Guild @ 4826 - 8 ave, Edson Library Building, Northwest Door

Clay Christmas Ornament Class

Edson United Church presents its annual Dessert Auction
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Edson United Church @ 1214 Edson Drive

Our annual Dessert Auction is the sweetest night of the year! Get all your Christmas and lunch baking in one spot. From cookies and squares to pies and bread and everything in between; all baked with love and care with just you in mind. Auctioneer Henry Roy will liven the evening with skill and humour. Join us for a family-friendly evening. Free refreshments will be served.

Sunday, December 1, 2019
Free Community Lunch
Time: 11:45 am
Location: Edson United Church @ 1214 Edson Drive

Our Community Kitchen gives all people the opportunity to a free, nutritious homemade meal. We provide a safe, caring, and trusting environment that allows people to enjoy their meal in peace or have a rich conversation with others around. Our volunteers ensure meals are prepared fresh with a kind heart and caring spirit. Everyone is Welcome!

Monday, December 2-19, 2019
Core Cycle Session 2
Time: 12:00 am
Location: Repsol Place Hospitality Room @ 1021 49 St, Edson

Take your cycling to the next level with this class. It will include metabolic training, intervals, strength drills and endurance rides.  Be prepared to jump off the bike for the last 15 minutes and work on that core. *for beginner to advanced riders* Please bring a mat and water bottle. Classes will take place from 7 pm – 8 pm on Mondays and Wednesdays. Register online at edson.ca or in person at Repsol Place.

Move – Play – Learn
Time: 9:15 am - 10:00 am
Location: Red Brick - Upstairs Studio @ 4818 7 Ave, Edson

Bring your little ones to participate in a variety of high-energy games. Through parent assisted play, we will work on building their physical literacy skills while having fun! Ages 3-5. Mondays 9:15 am -10:00 am.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Town Council Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Edson Town Office @ 605 50 St, Edson, AB T7E 1N7, Canada

Edson Town Council Meeting

Go to www.edson.ca/council for agenda and information package. (normally available the Friday prior to the meeting)

Monday, December 9, 2020
Move – Play – Learn
Time: 9:15 am - 10:00 am
Location: Red Brick - Upstairs Studio @ 4818 7 Ave, Edson

Bring your little ones to participate in a variety of high-energy games. Through parent assisted play, we will work on building their physical literacy skills while having fun! Ages 3-5. Mondays 9:15 am -10:00 am.

Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Committee of the Whole Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Edson Town Office @ 605 50 St, Edson, AB T7E 1N7, Canada

Go to www.edson.ca/council for agenda and information package. (normally available the Friday before a meeting)

Friday, December 13, 2019
Messy Church Gingerbread House Extravaganza!
Time: 4:30 pm
Location: Edson United Church @ 1214 Edson Drive

When: December 13th
Time: 4:30 pm-6:30 pm
Venue: Edson United Church

Please join us to build your very own spectacular gingerbread house.
There is NO FEE but donations and extra candy are always welcome.
For more information email edsonuc1@telus.net or call 780-723-3418

Sunday, December 15, 2019
Free Community Lunch
Time: 11:45 am
Location: Edson United Church @ 1214 Edson Drive

Our Community Kitchen gives all people the opportunity to a free, nutritious homemade meal. We provide a safe, caring, and trusting environment that allows people to enjoy their meal in peace or have a rich conversation with others around. Our volunteers ensure meals are prepared fresh with a kind heart and caring spirit. Everyone is Welcome!

Monday, December 16, 2020
Move – Play – Learn
Time: 9:15 am - 10:00 am
Location: Red Brick - Upstairs Studio @ 4818 7 Ave, Edson

Bring your little ones to participate in a variety of high-energy games. Through parent assisted play, we will work on building their physical literacy skills while having fun! Ages 3-5. Mondays 9:15 am -10:00 am.

Sunday, December 22, 2019
Skate with Santa
Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Repsol Place @ 1021 49 St, Edson

Free skate, free hot chocolate, Christmas music, and a visit from Santa! All are welcome.

Thursday, January 2, 2020
Skiing and Snowboarding at Marmot Basin – Youth Interagency
Time: 7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Location: Repsol Place @ 1021 49 St, Edson

A day full of cruising the slopes of Marmot basin. All participants must wear a helmet (free at the hill or bring your own). All first time riders must take a lesson (included in the fee). Please indicate if lessons are required. The bus will leave Repsol Place at 7 am and return at 6:30 pm. Register online at Edson.ca or in person at Repsol Place. Subsidies available for low income families.

Registration options;

  1. Lift Ticket & Transportation – $60
  2. Transportation Only – $25
  3. Lift Ticket, Transportation, and Rentals – $100
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Town Council Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Edson Town Office @ 605 50 St, Edson, AB T7E 1N7, Canada

Edson Town Council Meeting

Go to www.edson.ca/council for agenda and information package. (normally available the Friday prior to the meeting)

Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Committee of the Whole Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Edson Town Office @ 605 50 St, Edson, AB T7E 1N7, Canada

Go to www.edson.ca/council for agenda and information package. (normally available the Friday before a meeting)

Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Developmental Screens with Alberta Health Services
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: FCSS ParentLink Centre (Red Brick) @ 4818 7 Ave, Edson

An opportunity to have an ages and stages developmental screen done with your child and also a time to talk to AHS professionals.

Services that may be provided:

  • Early childhood intervention
  • Speech and language
  • Audiology
  • Dental health
  • Dietitian
  • Public health nurses
Town Council Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Edson Town Office @ 605 50 St, Edson, AB T7E 1N7, Canada

Edson Town Council Meeting

Go to www.edson.ca/council for agenda and information package. (normally available the Friday prior to the meeting)

Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Committee of the Whole Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Edson Town Office @ 605 50 St, Edson, AB T7E 1N7, Canada

Go to www.edson.ca/council for agenda and information package. (normally available the Friday before a meeting)