ATHABASCA COMMUNITY CALENDAR
June 13, 2017
WHAT: Muskeg Creek Trail Run Registration Open!
WHEN: June 17, 2017
WHERE: Muskeg Creek Trail System, Athabasca, Alberta
DETAILS: The Muskeg Creek Trail Run will be on June 17th. Presenting a 2.5km, 5km and 10km run. Plus the Super Stairs Competition will be back once again! Get registered at aspenpcn.ca or by calling 780-675-9812. This run is organized by the Aspen Primary Care Network. Free Pancake Breakfast will be provided courtesy of our local MLA Colin Piquette.
WHAT: 5th Annual Fathers Day Carshow
WHEN: Sunday June 18th, 2017 10am-2pm
WHERE: Parking Lot of the Grassland Husky
DETAILS: Hosted by the Grassland Fire Department. Come check out all the classic cars!
WHAT: Pancake Breakfast
WHEN: Final Tuesday of the month 7:30am-10am; next breakfast Tuesday, June 27, 2017
WHERE: Athabasca Senior's Drop in Centre
DETAILS: On the menu: Pancakes, eggs, sausages, ham, coffee, tea and juice. Takeout meals available.
WHAT: Magnificent River Rats Festival
WHEN: June 30th and July 1st
WHERE: Athabasca Riverfront Stage
DETAILS: Celebrating it’s 21st year. Headliners include Sharon and Bram, beloved Canadian Children’s performers and Canadian classic rock band Doug and the Slugs! Full line up at riverratsfestival.com. Awesome ticker promotions on now till June 23rd! Pick up a 2 day advance pass for $40 (saves you $10). Every advance pass purchased gets entered in to win a Part Package for 2 adults to Big Valley Jamboree August Long weekend. Featured at River Rats; children’s birthday bash, market place, food vendors, beer gardens and photo booth.
Tickets day of festival $25 for adults. $20 for seniors and youth. Children 12 and under free.
WHAT: Terri Clark Concert
WHEN: Thursday July 13, 2017
WHERE: Lac la Biche Bold Center
DETAILS: Multi Platinum award winner Terri Clark is coming to the Bold Center in Lac La Biche July 13th! Tickets are now on sale on Ticketmaster. Limited VIP Tables are available – call 1-855-720-8779. Presented by Karizma Concerts.
WHAT: Boyle Rodeo
WHEN: July 28, 29, 30
WHERE: Boyle Ag Grounds 1km East of Boyle on HWY 663.
DETAILS: Free Camping offered all weekend long.
Friday July 28th: Horseshoe Tournament @ 7pm, Mixed Open. For 10 years old +. $40/per team. Prizes. Register w/ Jason at 780-213-4152
Saturday and Sunday: Rodeo starts at 1pm. Beer Gardens Open. Concession and Vendors, Children’s Activities.
Saturday July 29th: Pancake Breakfast @ Boyle Community Centre 8-10am
Rodeo Parade @10am
Steak Supper in support of Boyle Fire and Rescue @5pm $25 per plate.
Kory Wlos Concert @9pm. Tickets @ door. Minors welcome.
Sunday July 30th: Cowboy Church @10am Boyle Ag grounds Indoor Arena.
WHAT: Community Bingo
WHEN: Every 1st, 3rd and 5th Monday of each month @ 7pm
WHERE: Athabasca Seniors Drop in Centre
DETAILS: Everyone over 18 is welcome to come play Bingo. A concession will be available.
WHAT: Walking Group
WHEN: March 21-May 30th
Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30am-10:30am
WHERE: May- Meet at Athabasca Riverfront Playground
DETAILS: Everyone welcome to join and get some exercise. All ages welcome. No cost.
WHAT: Learning Cafe
WHEN: Wednesday Mornings 9:30am-12pm (Now till June 21st)
WHERE: 4905-49 Ave; Lower level of the Town of Athabasca Office.
DETAILS: Drop in and join them for free coffee and a muffin and receive help with computer skills, smart phones, resume writing, budgeting, goal setting and further education exploration.
WHAT: Wing Night at Boyle Legion
WHEN: Thursdays @5pm
WHERE: Boyle Legion
DETAILS: The Boyle Legion is excited to start their weekly Wing Night! Socialize, play pool and eat some wings!
WHAT: Crib Night
WHEN: Thursdays at 7pm
WHERE: Athabasca Legion
DETAILS: Everyone welcome! Guaranteed 6 games of crib. $3 per person. 50/50 draw during the evening.
WHEN: Wednesdays 7:30pm-8:30pm
WHERE: 2nd Floor Turnabout Avenue Place
DETAILS: Anyone interested in joining Toastmasters feel free to stop by one of their meetings and learning more about what they do. Everyone is welcome! For more information please contact Ida at 780-675-4524
WHAT: SCARS (Second Chance Animal Rescue Society) Reminder
DETAILS: SCARS would like to remind people what you should do if you've lost your pet, or recently found one. Call the county office or town office to report it or for help the local Vet Clinic.
If your pet has identifying microchip, call the microchip company. Most lost pets in the area get turned in to Sammy's Pet Boarding, 780-675-9557. Ask your neighbors, or report the lost pet to SCARS.