Community Calendar

Apr
2
Tue
Retirement Income Session Presented by Service Canada @ Galloway Station Museum and Travel Centre
Apr 2 all-day

TOPICS WILL INCLUDE:
o Old Age Security
o Guaranteed Income Supplement
o Allowance or Allowance for the Survivor
o Canada Pension Plan
o Canada Pension Plan – Survivor`s Pension
o Canada Pension Plan Disability
o And much more!

Date: April 2, 2019
Time: 6-7 PM
Location: Galloway Station Museum and Travel Centre
Address: 223-55th Street, Edson
Seats are limited
Please RSVP by March 25, 2019 by contacting the branch
(780) 712-3197 or by email to michelle.lyster@rbc.com

Financial planning services and investment advice are provided by Royal Mutual Funds Inc. (RMFI). RMFI, RBC Global Asset Management Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Royal Trust Corporation of Canada and The Royal Trust Company are separate corporate entities which are affiliated. RMFI is licensed as a financial services firm in the province of Quebec. Prior to implementing any tax planning strategies, a qualified tax advisor should be consulted about the tax implications specific to your situation.

Apr
3
Wed
Coping with Stress @ Edson Community Learning
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

How we respond to stressful experiences determines the impact stress has on our life. Topics will include: Where does stress come from? How does it grow? What can we do about it? We will look at these questions and come up with some answers that will help us deal with the inevitable hassles or major life changes that come our way.

Apr
12
Fri
Giant Angry Birds @ Yellowhead Koinonia Christian School Gym
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Giant Angry Birds @ Yellowhead Koinonia Christian School Gym

Youth Event (Family of Faith Church) – Bring a Favorite Video Game to Real Life with “Giant Angry Birds”. Music, Snacks, Light Show – Ages 11-18. 7:00 at the Yellowhead Koinonia Christian School Gym. FREE EVENT! See a demo video here: https://bit.ly/2VlaXgC

Apr
15
Mon
Arts Alive Edson Festival @ Red Brick Arts Centre, Galloway Station Museum
Apr 15 – Apr 29 all-day
Arts Alive Edson Festival @ Red Brick Arts Centre, Galloway Station Museum

Arts Alive Edson is a multi-discipline arts festival for Edson and area youth under 18 years of age. The Festival runs from April 15-29 and includes Creative Writing, Photography and Visual Art. The registration opens February 13 and the deadline is March 27. Registration forms are available at www.edson.ca or at the Edson Public Library, the Galloway Museum, the Town of Edson Community Services Office, and the Red Brick Arts Centre. These forms can be submitted in these locations as well. Young artists are encouragesd to showcase their work, meet other artists and receive professional feedback and encouragement. The public is invited to take part in the displays and performances. Specific locations TBA. $15 per submission.

Apr
20
Sat
Jam City Edson @ Bethel Pentecostal Family Worship Centre
Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Jam City will take place every 3rd Saturday of the month. This event is free and open to all the citizens of Edson.

Music criteria must be kid friendly! Come and join us for some fun and awesome local talent!

Starting Sept 15 2018 thru to Jun 15 2019. Doors open at 6:00 pm till closing 10:30 pm. Event is 3 hrs.

All of our music sets are pre-selected and our genres range from classical to heavy metal. Our Facebook page is Jam City Edson – become a member today!

Thank-you again for helping us, build for a better Future! Let the Music Play!

May
13
Mon
Mental Health First Aid for Seniors @ Edson Community Learning
May 13 @ 8:30 am – May 14 @ 5:00 pm

FREE TRAINING
Mental Health First Aid for Seniors

This course covers the supports available to seniors living with a variety of mental health conditions. It will train participants to effectively respond to an emerging mental health problem or crisis, until the situation is resolved or appropriate treatment is found.
A variety of mental conditions will be covered, ranging from substance abuse disorder, depression and anxiety to dementia and delirium. Participants will have increased confidence in understanding these conditions, providing support to seniors, helping guide individuals in need to appropriate resources.

Who should take this course?
• Anyone living in Alberta who is a senior
• Has senior family, friends or neighbors
• Cares for or works with seniors

Date: May 13 & 14, 2019 (14 hours)
Time: 8:30 am ~ 5:00 pm
To register by calling: 780.723.6247 or

Mental Health First Aid Seniors

May
18
Sat
Jam City Edson @ Bethel Pentecostal Family Worship Centre
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Jam City will take place every 3rd Saturday of the month. This event is free and open to all the citizens of Edson.

Music criteria must be kid friendly! Come and join us for some fun and awesome local talent!

Starting Sept 15 2018 thru to Jun 15 2019. Doors open at 6:00 pm till closing 10:30 pm. Event is 3 hrs.

All of our music sets are pre-selected and our genres range from classical to heavy metal. Our Facebook page is Jam City Edson – become a member today!

Thank-you again for helping us, build for a better Future! Let the Music Play!

Jun
15
Sat
Jam City Edson @ Bethel Pentecostal Family Worship Centre
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Jam City will take place every 3rd Saturday of the month. This event is free and open to all the citizens of Edson.

Music criteria must be kid friendly! Come and join us for some fun and awesome local talent!

Starting Sept 15 2018 thru to Jun 15 2019. Doors open at 6:00 pm till closing 10:30 pm. Event is 3 hrs.

All of our music sets are pre-selected and our genres range from classical to heavy metal. Our Facebook page is Jam City Edson – become a member today!

Thank-you again for helping us, build for a better Future! Let the Music Play!

Jun
22
Sat
Shandys Dream For A Cure @ RCMP Centennial Park
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Shandys Dream For A Cure @ RCMP Centennial Park

4th annual Shandy’s Dream for a Cure Fundraiser
Once again we are fundraising for the Brain Tumour Foundation Impact Grant where every donation is matched by Brain Canada All money raised goes to fund research to help find a cure for brain cancer which was Shandy’s Dream.

BBQ Fundraiser

Aug
11
Sun
Car Boot Sale @ Car Boot Sale
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Car Boot Sale @ Car Boot Sale

Spaces are $25.00 each. You must register before August 7. Size of spaces are
Flexible. Free to get in and shop.

https://www.edson.ca/residents/recreation-and-programs/car-boot-sale for registration form and more details!