Dates: April 29, May 27 and June, 24
Time: 9:00 - 11:30 am
Whether you are new to the Garrison or have been here forever, we invite you to join us on the last Friday of the month for complimentary coffee and timbits from our local Tim Hortons. Get to know MFRC staff and make some new friendships.
NEW! Operation Lunch and Learn
Date: April 30
Time: 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Join the MFRC for lunch, and connect with other military families, while learning more about the MFRC and about other local resources. Crafts will be available for younger children and tours of the Centre will be offered. This information session will help you get to know the resources available to your family. Register by April 28.
Volunteer Appreciation Night
The Edmonton Garrison celebrates our Volunteers!
To all those at the Edmonton Garrison who volunteer on base and/or within their communities, we would like to invite you to our Volunteer Appreciation Event.
Date: Saturday, May 14, 2016
Cocktails: 6:00 p.m. (cash bar)
Welcome: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Edmonton Garrison Memorial Golf & Curling Club
(298 Falaise Avenue, Lancaster Park)
Please RSVP for yourself and up to one guest before May 9 by calling (780) 973-4011 ext. 6300.
How To Do the “Do”!
Date: May 16
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 pm
Cost: $5.00 per family
Tired of the same boring ponytail? A professional hair stylist will teach parents some basic hair styling techniques; including, braids, buns and traditional styles used for dance class. A special goody-bag will be provided for each family, complete with tools for the trade needed to make new and interesting hair styles. This program is open to members of the Defence Team and their families.
Community Yard Sale and MFRC Business Registry Fair
Date: June 11
Community Yard Sale
This event offers a great opportunity to sell your gently used books, clothing, housewares, furniture, toys & so much more!Lancaster Park residents can contact Community Recreation at (780) 973-4011 ext. 4392 by June 3 to have their address added to the yard sale map for $5.00. Families who live off base can register for a table in the MFRC Parking Lot for $10.00, call (780) 973-4011 ext. 6300 to register.
Business Registry Fair
Held in the MFRC Parking Lot, members of the MFRC Business Registry will be displaying products ranging in beauty, cookware, household items and services and so much more! The MFRC Business Registry is a collection of small and home-based businesses run by military members or their partners.
10th Anniversary Servus Credit Union Charity Golf Tournament
Friday, June 17, 2016
Edmonton Garrison Memorial Golf & Curling Club
18 Hole Texas Scramble
09:00 Shotgun Start
Military Members - $100 (family members and Defence Team included)
Civilian Golfers - $150
(Team of four (4) - $500)
power cart rental, prizes and dinner
or call (780) 973-4011 ext. 6300
St-Jean Baptiste Day
Date: Friday, June 24
Time: 4:00 – 8:00 pm
Celebrate Saint-Jean Baptiste Day at the MFRC with your family and friends. Music, games, poutine from “La Poutine Food Truck” and more! All ages.
Canadian Blood Services Mobile Blood Clinic
Location: MFRC Multi-purpose room
Dates: August 18
Time: 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ages: 17 and older
If you have questions about travel or medicates please call 1-888-2DONATE and talk to a nurse. If you have been to Afghanistan you need to wait one year after returning to donate blood.
In addition to the Blood Donor Clinic we will also be signing people up for the OneMatch program which is an International database of potential donors for anyone looking for a stem cell or bone marrow transplant. We will be looking for individuals who are in general good health and willing to donate to anyone.
To book a donation: