Dates: May 29 & June 26
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, make some new friendships.______________________________________________________
BUSINESS REGISTRY & COMMUNITY FAIR / YARD SALE
Saturday, June 13
Base Wide Yard Sale: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
A great opportunity to sell your books, clothing, housewares, furniture, toys & so much more! Families living on base can contact Community Recreation at (780) 973-4011 ext. 4392 by May 29 to have their address added to the yard sale map for $10.00. Families who do not live on base can register for a table to sell their gently used items in the MFRC Parking Lot for $10.00, call (780) 973-4011 ext. 6300 to register.
Business Registry Fair: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Held in the MFRC Parking Lot the Business Registry Fair is a collection of small and home-based businesses run by military members or their partners. Stop by for great prizes and shop the excellent selection of beauty products, cookware, household items, services and so much more!
Breakfast & Barbecue: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Breakfast and lunch will be available for purchase, the Edmonton Garrison Memorial Golf and Country Club will be serving it at the Fitness Centre Parking Lot.
Bike Rodeo & Scavenger Hunt: 12:00 - 3:00 pm
Scavenger hunt prizes to be won!!
Public Address: 1:00 pm
St-Jean Baptiste Day
Ages: All ages
Date: Wednesday, June 24
Time: 4:00 – 8:00 pm
Celebrate Saint-Jean Baptiste Day at the MFRC with your family and friends. Music, game, traditional food and more! Call (780) 973-4011 ext. 6300 by June 19. Open to Defence Team members, employees & families.
Summer Craft Event
Date: June 27
Time: 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Cost: $25.00 per person (includes project materials, light lunch and refreshments)
Join the MFRC for a fun craft day with projects to celebrate the summer season! During the morning session we will make a vinyl letter deck sign to adorn your summer patio. After lunch we will create a lunch bag photo album – the perfect memory keeper for our 2015 summer pictures! All members of the Defence Team and their families, with priority given to families who are about to, who are currently, or who have recently experienced a deployment can call by June 22 to register.
Ice Cream Social
Date: August 14
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Beat the summer heat and make your own sundae during the MFRC’s ice cream social! Delicious toppings will be available; every effort will be made to ensure all products are peanut free. This event is free; please call 6300 by August 12 to register.
August 12 | 1:00-3:00 pm | MFRC
Registration Deadline: Monday, August 10
August 24 | 6:00-8:00 pm | MFRC
Registration Deadline: Thursday, August 20
We are pleased to offer this fun and interactive 2-hour introduction to the military and the military lifestyle. Topics will include: overview of the Canadian Armed Forces, rank structure, acronyms and abbreviations, life on a military bases, local resources and much more! Spouses and family members of new CAF members, families new to the Edmonton Garrison and all Defence Team members and their families are welcome to call to register.