Community Development

Griffiths Park Centre

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Check out the programming at the GPC!

Location:
5414 6th Avenue
Edson, Alberta

Phone: 780-725-0582

Let's celebrate the start of a great summer! Join us at Kinsmen Park for crafts, games, & cold treats! 4-6pm, free family event.

Don't miss this fun pirate-themed day camp for children ages 6+! Hunt for treasure at the Galloway Station Museum, walk the plank at Edson Tumbler's Gymnastics, and practice classic pirate skills at Griffith's Park Centre. Breakfast snacks provided!

Drop-off 8:30-9:00am @ Griffith's Park Centre (5414-6th Ave)

Pick-up 3:30-4:00pm @ Griffith's Park Centre (5414-6th Ave)

*Groups will be walking with leaders between Griffith's Park Centre, Galloway Station Museum, and Edson Tumblers Gymnastics Club for a variety of activities throughout the day. Please dress for the weather and bring a backpack to carry your belongings (bring a nut-free lunch, snacks, and labeled water bottle). Gymnastics waiver required.

 

Registration opens at 9:00am on June 13. Register HERE.

Join us for a fun-filled day of gymnastics, swimming, and biking! Ages 8-14.

Please note that the drop-off and pick-up locations are different to accommodate all of the fun activities we have planned!

Drop-off: Edson Tumblers Gymnastics Club (5528-1st Ave)

Pick-up: Edson & District Leisure Centre (1021-49th St)

Participants require a bike with working brakes, helmet, nut-free lunch/snacks, labeled water bottle, swimsuit/towel, and a backpack to carry their belongings while biking. Sunscreen and a bike lock are recommended.

 

Registration opens June 13 at 9:00am.

Register for July 8 HERE.

Register for August 13 HERE.

An outdoor camp for ages 4-6, based in Kinsmen Park! Each day has a different theme, but will all include a craft, games, and time for exploring the park space. 1:30-3:00pm each day. This is an unparented program.

Participants should dress for the weather, including sunscreen and a hat. Please pack a nut-free snack and labeled water bottle. This program will run rain or shine, but will move indoors (Kinsmen Shack) if rain is heavy or lightning/thunder are present.

 

Thursday, August 8: Nature bookmarks. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR AUGUST 8

Thursday, August 15: Marker water color. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR AUGUST 15

Thursday, August 22: Nature boards. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR AUGUST 22

 

Registration will open June 13 at 9:00am.

Seniors Week

Monday, June 3rd

Seniors Week Kick Off

Go to the Edson Leisure Centre (1021 49 St) to get your week started with a free BBQ, entertainment by the blue grass band The Plucking Holler Boys, meeting new people, and catching up with your friends!

Tuesday, June 4th

Chair Yoga

Join Chelsea at Millennium Park (4813 9 Ave) for some low impact exercise that is suitable for all physical activity and mobility levels. The class will be moved to the Leisure Centre Hospitality Room (1021 49 St) if the weather is unfavorable.

Soup, Sandwich & Cake

Visit the Pioneer Cabin (4836 7 Ave) to enjoy soup, sandwiches, and cake!

Seniors Supper

Treat yourself to a wonderful supper provided by the Edson Legion (5016 5 Ave). FREE Tickets are required to attend this event. You can pick up your ticket at the Edson Legion (5016 5 Ave), The Griffiths Park Centre (5414 6 Ave), or the Pioneer Cabin (4836 7 Ave).

Wednesday, June 5th

BBQ & Free Movie

Head down to the Edson Movie Theatre (316 50 St) for a free BBQ, followed by a viewing of Mia and the White Lion (2018).

Recycling Society Refreshments & Info Session

Drop by the Edson Recycle Depot (5237 1 Ave) to enjoy some refreshments and to learn more about recycling!

Open House & Tech Tips

Stop in at Edson & District Community Learning (111 54 St, Suite 105) to learn more about the programs they offer, and to receive a few tips and tricks about technology!

Thursday, June 6th

Aqua Gentle

Visit the Edson Leisure Centre (1021 49 St) for some light exercise in the pool!

Chair Yoga

Join Jeanine at the Edson Friendship Centre Bingo Hall (5023 3 Ave) for chair yoga!

Aqua Fit

Get your workout in with this low-impact exercise at the Edson Leisure Centre pool (1021 49 St).

High Tea, Tours & Trivia

Enjoy a high tea with delicious finger foods, historical trivia, and tours at the Galloway Station Museum (223 55 St). Wear your fanciest hat for a chance to win a prize! Please call 780-723-5696 or visit the Galloway Station Museum, Travel Centre and Archives’ Facebook Page to register for this event.

Friday, June 7th

Pancake Breakfast

Drop in at the Edson Fire Hall (4835 6 Ave) for a delicious, free pancake breakfast!

Steps & Sips Walking Group

Meet the group at the Edson Drive Trail Head (just North of 48 St) for a one-hour guided walk through the walking trails.

BINGO

Go to the Friendship Centre Bingo Hall (5023 3 Ave) to play some Bingo! There will be 25 games played and cards will be $2 each. Cash prizes!

Community Exercise & Presentation

Join Mousa at the Parkland Lodge (4619 9 Ave) for an exercise class and health presentation!

If you have any questions, please call 780-725-0582.

We have a variety of Active Living Classes that we run throughout the year. For the most up to date information check them out on activenet, our registration system here

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