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-WHAT- Fox Creek Business Support Network Public Meeting

-WHERE- Comfort Inn & Suites, Fox Creek

-WHEN- Tuesday November 21st 12pm to 1:30pm

-DETAILS- At this meeting, a representative from Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers will be presenting and sharing industry updates, trends and projections. Email [email protected] to save your seat and register. Lunch will be provided at no cost to you.  


-WHAT – Revz Volleyball Club Registration Night

-WHERE – Percy Baxter School

-WHEN- Tuesday November 21st 7pm

-DETAILS- Revz Volleyball Club is a Whitecourt and area indoor youth volleyball club focused on developing volleyball teams for all age groups, boys and girls. We will be holding a tryout registration/information night/coach application and AGM. This is a must a attend if you are interested in playing or coaching volleyball for the upcoming season. For more information contact [email protected]


-WHAT – Christmas Tea & Bake Sale

-WHERE – Whitecourt United Church

-WHEN- Saturday November 25th 12pm to 3pm

-DETAILS- Ten Thousand Villages & Whitecourt United Church are having a Christmas Tea & Bake Sale. Ten Thousand Villages carries product from communities throughout the developing world. Every purchase improves the lives of makers by supporting their craft & providing a fair, stable income.



-WHAT- Santa Claus Parade

-WHERE- Downtown Whitecourt

-WHEN- Friday November 24th 7pm

-DETAILS- Float applications are available now until Nov 17th. Contact the Whitecourt Chamber of Commerce for more information.


-WHAT- Christmas is for Kids

-WHERE- Whitecourt Legion

-WHEN- Saturday November 25th 11am to 3pm

-DETAILS- Free family event with hotdogs, hot chocolate, sleigh rides, face painting and a visit from Santa! Movie “Boss Baby” plays at 11am courtesy of Servus Credit Union.


-WHAT – Gingerbread House Making

-WHERE –  Edson United Church

-WHEN- Nov 25, 2017 7pm to 9pm

-DETAILS- Everyone is invited – event is free to attend! Ginger bread houses and icing will be provided. Please bring candy to decorate your house, doors open at 6:30pm


-WHAT- Finding Hidden Grants Workshop

-WHERE- Forest Interpretive Centre

-WHEN- Tuesday November 28th 10am to 4pm

-DETAILS- Whitecourt Business Support Network has organised a full day “Finding Hidden Grants” workshop. This workshop is accredited and will be facilitated by Norquest College. You will have the opportunity to learn where and how to tap into available grant funding that could benefit your business or organization. Email [email protected] to register


-WHAT – Backcountry Avalanche Workshop

-WHERE – Riderz, Yellowhead county

-WHEN- Tuesday November 28th 7pm

-DETAILS- Learn the best action to take when faced with an avalanche with the Backcountry Avalanche Workshop – close calls – live and learn at Riderz, 53227 Range Road 170. Free to attend.


-WHAT – Whitecourt Christmas Hamper

-WHERE – The Repeat Boutique

-WHEN- Wednesday November 29th to Saturday December 9th

-DETAILS- The Whitecourt Christmas Hamper’s 45th season has begun and are accepting non-perishable food items, new unwrapped toys and cash donations at RE/MAX on Main Street or at various locations around town.  If you are in need on a hamper this year you must be a resident of Whitecourt, Blue Ridge or Woodlands County West and apply in person at The Repeat Boutique from Nov 29th to Dec 9th. Wednesdays at 11am to 3pm, Thursdays at 7pm to 9pm, and Saturdays 11am to 3pm. Hamper delivery will be on Saturday December 16th. For more information please call 780-779-6437 or 780-778-0668.


-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.


If you would like your event added to our community news please contact us. You can call 780 778 5101 or send us a fax 780 778 5137.

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November 24 2017 , 8:10:00 • Whitecourt
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