Life in Sherwood Park: June 10-12

New Name

Celebrate the renaming of the Strathcona Airport at the Fly-in/Drive in breakfast this Saturday. There will be an airshow, military parajumpers, model airplanes and a pancake breakfast. The old Strathcona Airport will now be known as the Warren Thomas Josephburg Aerodrome.

When: Saturday, June 11
Time: 7am to Noon
Where: 55072 Range Road 214, off of Highway 830

The Great Outdoors

Get outside this weekend and enjoy some outdoor fun right in your backyard. The River Valley Alliance is celebrating the North Saskatchewan River Valley trail system and is encouraging people to take part in the activities in their neighbourhood.

When: Saturday, June 11
Where: River Valley Alliance

Life in Bloom

With the long term forecast predicting +20 temperatures all next week, why not spruce up your house or condo with some flowers or new garden furniture.

When: Sat 9-6, Sun 9-6
Where: Salisbury Greenhouse

 

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Andy Warhol at the AGA

eye-bar owner Dr. Ross McKenzie, the local fashion editor of city and dale and their friends can be seen rocking out in their Andy Warhol inspired shades at the recent Refinery party.
 
This month, the Art Gallery of Alberta is exhibiting the works and history of this iconic American artist. Andy Warhol is considered a leader in the pop art movement, and has contributed to some modern arts most recognizable pieces. With perhaps his most notable work being the Campbell’s soup can.

Andy Warhol however, is just as famous for his quotes.


‘ Art is what you can get away with’
‘ I am a deeply superficial person’
‘ I think everyone should like everyone’
‘ The idea of waiting for something makes it more exciting’


Where: Art Gallery of Alberta - AGA
Why: This is the exhibits only Canadian stop
When: May 28-August 21, 2011

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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