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13 Jan Posted by in Jamborees | Comments

Jamboree Jan 12, 2019 Report

Jamboree Jan 12, 2019 Report

The supper of Chili, Caesar salad and all the great pies were enjoyed by all at the January Jamboree! The music by the musicians was great and everyone had a great time dancing and visiting with one another. The 50-50 draw as well as the door prizes were appreciated by a number of lucky recipients. […]

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20 Jan Posted by in Jamborees | Comments

Come to Valentine’s Day Jamboree!

Come to Valentine’s Day Jamboree!

We will be having a special Jamboree since the next one falls on Valentine’s Day! We hope you will come and join us! We will have some extra prizes, something special for the women, and maybe a few contests – who knows what there will be! We can’t tell you everything! We always have a […]

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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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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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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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15 Apr Posted by in Events, Jamborees | Comments

Performer Shirley Richter interview

Performer Shirley Richter interview

Shirley was born in Kelowna, B.C. Her dad was a minister so their family moved around a lot. At seven years old, she lived in Winnipeg. They moved about every three years. They lived in Saskatchewan at first, namely in Wadena, Leroy, Nut Mountain, Southey, and Lumsden. Then they settled in Regina. She finished high […]

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15 Apr Posted by in Jamborees | Comments

Performer Steve Machuk interview

Performer Steve Machuk interview

Steve has contributed greatly to the Jamboree environment. Here is some interesting information about his life: Steve was born in Poland. Along with English Steve speaks Polish and Ukranian. He was two years old when he came to Canada. At twelve years old he started to play the fiddle and has played ever since. He […]

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