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COMMUNITY EVENTS

Event Archives | Programs

Contact: Marlene Konduc - webmaster@lendrum.org
The focus is on free or nearly free events in the community and area.



WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN - ASQ MILESTONES - AUGUST 20, 2018

Monday, August 20 at 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Pleasantview Community League at 10860 - 57 Avenue

Have you ever wondered about the healthy stages of development for your child? The Ages and Stages Questionnaire (AQS) can be used to help you understand and support your child's development from 1 month up to the ages of 5.5 years.
Come to this interactive event to learn more about your child's milestones and how you can support their healthy development.

Visit Family Futures Resource Network for other available resources.


LENDRUM’S 8TH ANNUAL CAMPING UNDER THE STARS - AUGUST 17

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Friday, August 17 - Lendrum’s 8th Annual Family Camp Out

Come camp out in your own community! Bring your tent & sleeping bags, enjoy a craft for the kids, and a hot dog & marshmallow roast for everyone! Please bring a campfire snack to share, and we will provide the rest, including pancake breakfast in the morning. If you’re not up for sleeping in a tent, come by with a lawn chair and enjoy the evening around the fire pit with neighbours.

Cost is $25 per family - all proceeds to Lendrum Park Redevelopment. All children & teens must be supervised by an adult.

The event starts 5:30 PM on Friday and is usually wrapped up by 10:00 AM on Saturday morning.

A few helpers are needed to make this event a big success!

Get in touch with Erin at e.n.sawyer@gmail.com to RSVP (by August 10) and to volunteer.


BUSY BODIES OUTDOORS - AUGUST 11

Saturday, August 11 at 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Pleasantview Community League Park at 10860 - 57 Avenue

Come join the Family Futures Resource Network for a morning of outdoor movement, parachute games, songs and more! Based on the FFRN's popular Busy Bodies weekly drop-in program. Recommended for families with children 2 to 6 years of age (siblings are welcome).

Advanced registration is required in order to attend these events. Call 780-413-4521.
Visit Family Futures Resource Network - Family Events for other activities.


11TH ANNUAL MENNONITE HERITAGE PICNIC - AUGUST 4

Saturday, August 4 at 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
23110 Township Rd 520, Sherwood Park, AB T8B 1E9 Map and Directions

The picnic is a great way to interactively explore the Mennonite tradition. You will find information on the day's events, and a volunteer form if you'd like to help out with the event.
For more information about the Mennonite Heritage Picnic, email info@mennoniteheritage.com or call 780-464-6853.


ART IN THE PARK - JULY 28

Saturday, July 28 at 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Grandview Community Centre at 12603 - 63 Avenue

Enjoy some summer family fun by joining the Family Futures Resource Network for some unique art activities using different materials to create your masterpiece! Please dress for the mess! Recommended for families with children 2 to 6 years of age (siblings are welcome).

Advanced registration is required in order to attend these events. Call 780-413-4521.
Visit Family Futures Resource Network - Family Events for other activities.


2018 ITU WORLD TRIATHLON EDMONTON - JULY 27 AND 28

ITU World Triathlon - Hawrelak Park July 28 - 29

Friday, July 27 and Saturday, July 28 at Hawrelak Park

The eyes of the world will be on Edmonton as the ITU World Triathlon Edmonton comes to William Hawrelak Park. This highly prestigious, international event will feature world-class athletes from around the globe.
Visit ITU World Triathlon Edmonton for Schedules, Maps and To Volunteer>

Visit 2018 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton::City of Edmonton for Shuttle Service, Transit Info, Detours and Road Closure Info, as well as Parking Info.



On-Going Free or Low Cost Activities & Events



EDMONTON & DISTRICT HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Various events occurring throughout the year.


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EDMONTON PUBLIC LIBRARY WHITEMUD CROSSING BRANCH

Visit Events Whitemud Crossing Branch | Edmonton Public Library
Remember an Edmonton Public Library Card is free.



EPL - BOOKS2BUY

The Enterprise Square Library hosts six Book Sales a year to give the public the chance to get some great deals on books, CDs, DVDs, and more. Several times a year EPL also gives you the chance to get these great deals at many of the Local EPL Branches.
Visit Books2Buy | Edmonton Public Library to learn when the next Book Sale will be and where.


SUNDAYS


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SERVUS PAY-WHAT-YOU-CAN SUNDAYS AT THE CITADEL

The Citadel holds a certain number of seats to every Pay-What-You-Can performance (approximately 1/4 of the seats).
Pay-What-You-Can performances take place on the first Sunday Evening Preview performance of each show. Most performances start at 7:30 PM

Tickets go on sale at 3:00 PM for that evening’s performance and patrons line up to purchase their tickets, often as early as NOON for larger shows.


Tickets are sold on a first-come first-serve basis, in-person only. Though tickets are on a Pay-What-You-Can basis, the Citadel posts suggested prices ranging from $5 to $20 per play.


SUNDAYS & HOLIDAY MONDAYS


GOVERNMENT HOUSE

Government House welcomes the public for tours and special events, including Doors Open Festival, Alberta Culture Days, traditional Christmas Tea and a New Year’s Day Levee.
Visitors can view Government House’s historic architectural details, numerous original artifacts and furnishings, and an extensive art collection showcasing historic and contemporary Canadian artists.
Contact 780.427.2281


MONDAYS


WILD ROSE FIDDLER JAM - MONDAY EVENINGS

Monday Evenings starting at 7:00 PM at Pleasantview Community Hall
Contact Vi Kallio at 780.456.8510

The Wild Rose Old Tyme Fiddlers Association exists to encourage, foster and develop an appreciation of Old Tyme Fiddle Music in a spirit of friendship, and to preserve this musical heritage for our generation and for future generations to enjoy.
Visit their websites Calendar - Wild Rose Old Tyme Fiddlers Association or Wild Rose Old Tyme Fiddlers Association | Facebook
Old Time Music Jam - Fiddle Lessons for Members POSTER


TUESDAYS


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SERVUS CREDIT UNION FREE IMAX® NIGHTS AT TELUS WORLD OF SCIENCE - 1st TUESDAY OF THE MONTH

Want to learn about science on the big screen? For the third straight year, Servus is excited to present free IMAX science-themed movie nights at the TELUS World of Science.

The shows will run at 6:30 PM on the first Tuesday of the month from September 2017 to August 2018. Seating is limited, so you’ll need to book your free tickets in advance. Four tickets will be available per group or family.


TUESDAYS & WEDNESDAYS


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ART GALLERY OF ALBERTA - ALL ACCESS EVENINGS - TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY

All Access Evenings at the Art Gallery of Alberta happen Tuesdays and Wednesdays from month from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Admission is FREE for everyone.


THURSDAYS


U of A DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS ASTRONOMICAL OBSERVATORY - THURSDAYS

Visit the observatory during its Public Hours to participate in free Outreach Activities for the public - including solar viewing & night sky viewing, as well as free Public Lectures.
There is no entry fee for the observatory, so come along and explore the universe.
University of Alberta Observatory | Facebook and @UofAObservatory on Twitter for details and some very cool pictures.

Directions to the Centennial Centre for Interdisciplinary Science (CCIS) Building
Check out the Events Calendar for the Observatory. or here Public - University of Alberta Observatory Google Calendar


Alberta Aviation Museum

SERVUS FREE ACCESS NIGHT - ALBERTA AVIATION MUSEUM - LAST THURSDAY OF THE MONTH

Servus is partnering with the Alberta Aviation Museum , on the last Thursday of each month from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Do you know about Edmonton's aviation heritage? The Alberta Aviation Museum is dedicated to keeping Edmonton's rich flying history alive through exciting exhibits, artifacts and activities. The historic World War II hangar has more than 30 aircraft on display, a restoration area, a gift shop, simulators, and a large events facility.


SATURDAYS


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HOME DEPOT KIDS WORKSHOPS - 2nd SATURDAY OF THE MONTH

Kids Workshops are open to children ages 5 to 12. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Materials are provided (unless otherwise indicated). Workshops are free to attend however Pre-Registration is necessary.

Please contact your local Home Depot Store for more details. There are various workshops for adults offered throughout the year.


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