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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.



CHIROPRACTIC PRESENTATION SERIES - OCT 31

Wednesday, October 31 from 1:30 – 2:30 PM
Strathcona Place 55+ Centre at 10831 University Avenue

Chiropractic Presentation Series Presents: Headaches & Migraine Talk
Call 780-433-5807 to register. Refreshments available.


OPEN HOUSE FOR APL EDMONTON CLINICAL ‘LAB HUB’ - OCT 30

Open House for Alberta Public Laboratories (APL) Edmonton Clinical ‘Lab Hub’ Oct 30 Lendrum Hall

October 30, 2018
Drop in between 4:00 and 7:30 PM
Lendrum Community Hall at 11335-57 Avenue NW

Learn more and provide your feedback to the planned Alberta Public Laboratories (APL) Clinical ‘Lab Hub’ building in our community.

Alberta Public Laboratories (APL), Alberta Health Services, Alberta Infrastructure, and Alberta Health will be hosting an open house at the Lendrum Community Hall in order to outline the design plans for the new building and site and to answer your questions.
They’ve been meeting with community league leaders from the South Campus Neighbourhood Coalition since December 2017, and the drop-in open house is being held to bring the broader community up to date.


Edmonton Medical Lab Hub - Alberta Major Projects

Spooktacular Children's Party Oct 28 Lendrum Hall

SPOOKTACULAR CHILDREN'S PARTY - OCT 28

Sunday, October 28 from 1:00 – 5:00 PM
Lendrum Community Hall

Ghosts and Goblins, Witches and Wizards - Halloween is a Magical time of year! To celebrate the season, RJK Entertainment Services would like to invite you to our second annual Spooktacular Children's Party. With craft activities, a costume parade and even a magic show, this event promises to be absolutely Spooktacular!
Admission is completely free!
Note: Any funds raised through voluntary donations or from concession sales will be donated to Make-A-Wish Northern Alberta.


CHIROPRACTIC PRESENTATION SERIES - OCT 17

Wednesday, October 17 from 1:30 – 2:30 PM
Strathcona Place 55+ Centre at 10831 University Avenue

Chiropractic Presentation Series Presents: Chronic Pain Talk
Call 780-433-5807 to register. Refreshments available.


SCIENCE IN THE CINEMA PRESENTS: THE CULTURE HIGH - OCT 11

Thursday, October 11 from 6:30 - 9:00 PM
Metro Cinema at the Garneau Theatre, 8712 - 109 Street
Admission and popcorn are Free

The High Culture: An amusing yet insightful documentary about the prohibition of marijuana and the war on drugs.


LENDRUM COMMUNITY LEAGUE MEETING - THURSDAY OCTOBER 4 at 7 P.M.

The meeting takes place at the Lendrum Community League Hall
If you live in Lendrum, you're welcome to attend.
There are some Community League positions available to be filled. If you would like to learn more about them, please contact Gary, or come to the meeting to learn more!
Please send Agenda items to secretary@lendrum.org


ADHD PARENT SUPPORT GROUP - OCT 3, NOV 7, & DEC 5

Wednesday, October 3 from 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday, November 7 from 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday, December 5 from 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Family Futures Resource Center, Westbrook Site - 25 Fairway Drive NW

As part of a relationship with the ADHD Association of Greater Edmonton, Family Futures Resource Network is pleased to host their monthly parent support group meetings. This meeting is a time for meaningful dialogue and to share deeply about issues related to ADHD that affect your lives and the lives of your children. Whether it's a chance to discuss struggles with school or the pre-diagnostic/treatment process, or an opportunity to share successes your kids have had, we want to hear about your experiences.
This is a roundtable discussion, in a welcoming, non-judgmental setting.

For more information please visit: ADHD Association of Greater Edmonton


CHIROPRACTIC PRESENTATION SERIES - OCT 3

Wednesday, October 3 from 1:30 – 2:30 PM
Strathcona Place 55+ Centre at 10831 University Avenue

Chiropractic Presentation Series Presents: Posture Talk
Call 780-433-5807 to register. Refreshments available.


FREE ADMISSION DAY - CITY OF EDMONTON - SEPTEMBER 30

Free Admission Day Sunday, September 30

Sunday, September 30 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM


Enjoy FREE activities at select City of Edmonton attractions and recreation facilities.
Check Free Admission Day :: City of Edmonton for a listing of participating facilities.
Call 311 or Contact 311 :: City of Edmonton online for more information.


ANNUAL FALL BAZAAR- STRATHCONA PLACE 55+ CENTRE - SEPT 29

Saturday, September 29, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Strathcona Place 55+ Centre at 10831 University Avenue
Free admission. Call 780-433-5807 for more information.

The bazaar features White Elephant, jewelry, books, woodwork, knitting, sewing, quilts, artwork, DVD’s, games, Christmas items, and a bake table too.


ENDING LIFE AT ITS BEGINNING? - SEPT 28

Friday, September 28, 2018 from 3:00 - 7:30 PM
Edmonton Clinical Health Academy, L1-490 (the basement) at the University of Alberta

An Interdisciplinary Collaboration: Perspectives on Neonatal Euthanasia from Philosophy, Nursing, Medicine, & Law.
After the passing of bill C-14, euthanasia has become a predominant topic of discussion within healthcare, government, and the public. With this conference, we are hoping to start an ethical conversation about euthanasia and the selective non-treatment of severely ill infants.
Various speakers from different disciplines who are experts in their fields, bring an exceptional combination of real-life clinical experience, nuanced legal understanding, and theoretical ethical perspective. This event will further academic conversation on this issue in an unprecedented way.

A panel and opportunity for audience Q&A will follow individual presentations.
Please RSVP as food and refreshments will be provided.
For any questions or inquiries, please contact us at elaibsymposium@gmail.com


BOB LAYTON: HOW DO YOU WANT TO BE REMEMBERED? - SEPT 24

Monday, September 24 from 12:30 – 2:00 PM
Yellowbird East Community Centre at 10710 19 Avenue
Cost: $15. Registration is required. Call 587-987-3200.

The SouthWest Edmonton Seniors Association (SWESA) is excited to welcome Bob Layton to share some proven strategies on how to write your life story. Lots of laughs are guaranteed! This workshop will include:


OUR FABULOUS FORESTS - SEPT 22

Saturday, September 22, 2018
Everyone welcome! Drop in anytime between 10:00 AM and 3:00 PM
Edmonton Public Library - Whitemud Crossing Branch

Come and learn about Canada's fabulous forests with experts from the Canadian Forest Service. Celebrate National Forest Week and learn more about forest fires, climate change impacts, growing a forest, super soils, beetles and other bugs. A great event for tree lovers of all ages!
Details at Our Fabulous Forests | Edmonton Public Library


ALUMNI WEEKEND - SEPTEMBER 21- 24

 U of A Alumni Weekend Sept 21 - 24

The 2018 Alumni Weekend lineup has something for everyone: faculty events, class reunion celebrations, tours, kids activities, football pre-game shindig and a chance to head back to class just for fun!

Visit Alumni Weekend | Alumni and Friends for all the details.


2ND ANNUAL PRACTICAL TIPS FOR LIVING SUCCESSFULLY ON THE AUTISM SPECTRUM - SEPTEMBER 21

Friday, September 21 from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Royal Alexandra Hospital at 10240 Kingsway NW

Full Details and Free Registration


BOOKS2BUY - EDMONTON PUBLIC LIBRARY BOOK SALE - SEPT 14 - 16

Whitemud Crossing Branch Book Sale - September 14, 15 and 16
Full details at Books2Buy Sale | Edmonton Public Library



On-Going Free or Low Cost Activities & Events



EDMONTON & DISTRICT HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Various events occurring throughout the year.


Edmonton Public Library Logo

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


citadel theatre

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


art gallery of alberta logo

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


home depot kids workshop logo

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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