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11 Jan Posted by in Interview, Jamborees | Comments

Jamboree Entertainer Gloria Ellis

Jamboree Entertainer Gloria Ellis

INTERVIEW – January 10, 2015 Born and raised in Alberta, Gloria Ellis has spent her whole life here as well! Earlier on her husband was a catskinner / large equipment operator and so they have lived in a lot of different communities, including Virginia Hills, Whitecourt, Edson, Rocky Mountain House, Drayton Valley, Stony Plain and […]

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11 Jan Posted by in Interview, Jamborees | Comments

Jamboree Entertainer H. Chalifoux

Jamboree Entertainer H. Chalifoux

INTERVIEW – January 10, 2015 Henry Chalifoux was born in McLennan, Alberta, and has lived in Alberta almost all of his life. When he was eight years old, he bought a three dollar guitar with his own money, and set about teaching himself how to play. It only had three strings when he got it […]

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10 Jan Posted by in Jamborees | Comments

First Jamboree of 2015

First Jamboree of 2015

Our Jamboree on Jan. 10 had a bit smaller but FUN group at the hall! The weather was a bit iffy, but the Jamboree was still very successful. The music was absolutely great and the Chili was delicious! Come and join us next time, on Valentine’s Day. We will be doing a few special things […]

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15 Dec Posted by in Interview, Jamborees | Comments

Jamboree Entertainer Walter

Jamboree Entertainer Walter

Walter’s interview will be ready to read as soon as possible. I had some technical difficulties! Walter met a man named Henri at one of the Jamborees in Entwistle, they joined forces musically and formed a group that has been operating for five years! They have spent time performing for many venues. WALTER and HENRI […]

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15 Dec Posted by in Interview, Jamborees | Comments

Jamboree Entertainer Henri

Jamboree Entertainer Henri

I’d like to introduce our next interviewee to you – Henri Therrien. Originally from Ontario, Henri spent the first 26 years of his life there, in Chapleau, and then the next seven in Thunder Bay, Ontario. He spent six years logging in B.C. He has lived the rest of his life until now in Alberta, […]

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10 Nov Posted by in Jamborees | Comments

Jamboree Entertainer Pat Maney

Jamboree Entertainer Pat Maney

Tada! Here is the interview! Our Magnolia Hall had the pleasure of having Pat Maney, Singer / Songwriter, perform at the November Jamboree. He is in the process of producing a CD. Pat Maney was born in St. Catharines, Ontario, went on to spend some time in Winnipeg and then ended up out here in […]

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10 Nov Posted by in Jamborees | Comments

Jamboree Entertainer Elmer Riehl

Jamboree Entertainer Elmer Riehl

And here is the next interview! Elmer Riehl has lived in the area North of Wildwood, Alberta since he was born. He wants his legacy to be music. To him music is a way of life. Growing up, there were six in his family. His Dad played the button accordion and his sister played guitar, […]

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09 Nov Posted by in Jamborees | Comments

Jamboree on a white wintery night

Jamboree on a white wintery night

We had a small group of brave ?? people tonight who had a very nice, informal time together. A lot of potential Jamboree-goers probably stayed home because of the weather this evening! It was the first snow of the year, so you know how that goes. It was slippery and snowing.

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10 Oct Posted by in Jamborees | Comments

First Jamboree of the new season

First Jamboree of the new season

The Jamboree was a great success, one of the best for attendance and excitement! An awesome start on October 8th for the new season!

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01 Oct Posted by in Jamborees | Comments

Great time at Harvest Supper!

Great time at Harvest Supper!

We had the honour of having Elmer Riehl entertain, along with some of his family and friends, for this awesome event. This was a welcome addition to our dinner. There entertainment was so awesome, an extra special time was had by one and all! Everyone had fun visiting and of course eating the absolutely wonderful […]

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