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-WHAT- Summer Reading Program

-WHERE- Whitecourt Public Library

-WHEN- Starting July 3rd

-DETAILS- Sign up for the Summer Reading Program at the Whitecourt and District Public Library by calling 780 778 2900 or stopping by the address is 5201 49 street.

Ages 3-5 Mondays 10:30am to 11:30am from July 3rd to August 14th

Ages 6-9 Wednesdays 2pm to 3pm from July 5th to August 9th

Teens 10-16 Thursdays 6pm to 7:30pm from July 6th to August 10th

Adults Wednesdays 6pm to 7pm from July 5th to August 9th


-WHAT- Arts in the Parks

-WHERE- Rotary Park

-WHEN- Wednesday July 19th 5pm to 8pm & August 23rd 5pm to 9pm

-DETAILS- Don’t miss out on beautiful wares and unique gems from your local Artisan Market. Enjoy live music and interactive performances with food vendor/concession for purchase.

July 19th featuring Transflowmation, a high energy fire show at 7:15pm

Aug 23rd featuring a music showcase by the Whitecourt Community Band. Plus an outdoor movie at dusk. Stay tuned for movie announcement.


-WHAT- Community Garage Sale

-WHERE- Real Storage in Whitecourt

-WHEN- Saturday July 22nd

-DETAILS- All money raised will go to the Whitecourt & District Public Library. Also accepting food bank donations. If you would like more info contact Ashley 780 706 8880 ext 3


-WHAT- Family Fun Day

-WHERE- Blue Ridge Recreation Area

-WHEN- Saturday July 22nd 11:00am – 4:00pm

-DETAILS- Woodlands County would like to invite you to Family Fun Day at Blue Ridge Recreation Area! A free event where everyone is welcome to enjoy nature games & crafts, face painting, wagon rides, canoes and more! Fun for the whole family. Refreshment of hot dogs, freezies and drink will also be offered.



-WHAT – Whitecourt Carlan Cup Race

-WHERE – Riverboat Park in Whitecourt

-WHEN- Aug 11th to 13th

-DETAILS- Contact Troy for more details at 780-779-3162 or follow the Whitecourt Riverboat Association on Facebook


-WHAT – Little Big Fort’s Card Games & No Bullying Zone

-WHERE – Midtown Mall in Whitecourt

-DETAILS – Lots of stuff for the kids to do after school every week & on weekends! Magic the Gathering card tournaments on Saturdays at 5pm, Duel Academy lessons on Tuesdays at 4 & a neat art class with Brydon starting at 4pm every Thursday! Call Tim and get more info from him at 780-779-5288 or find Little Big Fort on Facebook. Also, Little Big Fort is looking for ‘Kid Pickers’ (similar to American Pickers) where kids get a table to sell their items and they are also looking for people for ‘trunk sales’ (selling out of your trunk or back of your truck). For more info please call Tim 780 779 7227


-WHAT- Tennille’s Hope Soup Kitchen

-WHERE- Downtown Whitecourt – next to Caine’s Jewellers

-WHEN- Wednesdays & Fridays from 11:30 AM- 1:30 PM for lunch

-DETAILS- Tennille’s Hope is always in need of volunteers and food donations to fill their cupboards. For more information about volunteering call 780-778-8316.


-WHAT- FREE Tutoring Program

-WHERE- Located at the NorQuest College facility 4739-50th Ave WC

-WHEN- Tues 1-4:30pm, Thurs 8:30am-Noon Or by appointment

-DETAILS- Whitecourt/Lac Ste. Anne Adult Learning offers free one-on-one tutoring program for adults, to help improve skills like reading/writing, english language skills, math, basic computer skills and work towards General Education Diploma. Ask about becoming a Volunteer Tutor; hours are flexible and training, resources and support are provided. For more information call (780)554-2940

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July 21 2017 , 10:16:00 • Whitecourt
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