Picnic in the Park

Picnic in the Park

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Fort Edmonton Park

7000 143 Street Northwest

Edmonton, AB T6H 4P3


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Picnic in the Park with your Peers

About this event

Please join us at the Midway Big top, located on the newly re-imagined 1920s Midway at Fort Edmonton Park for a Picnic in the Park with your Peers!

Who: Only Local 196 members/duespayers (Duespayers include those who have a position with local 196, or are exclusive casuals with our local)

When: Entry into the park will begin at 1030am and end at 1130 - PLEASE BE ON TIME

Wristbands will be given to registered members at the entrance

Where: Midway Big Top Tent - You will see the UNA banner

Lunch: will be served from 1130am sharp until 1230pm - We are hosting a BBQ lunch with a variety of options, including: beef, chicken and plant based burgers with a variety of salads.

**There will be gluten free, vegan and vegetarian options, however IF YOU HAVE ANY DIETARY RESTRICTIONS PLEASE EMAIL US at local196education@una.ca to notify us so we can accommodate as best as we can.

This will be a self guided, experiential learning experience. Take a step back in time, and venture through the various exhibits and learn all about:

The Indigenous Peoples Experience

1846 - A fort built on fashion

1885 - A place of faith in the future

1905 - The thrilling ups and downs

1920 - From tough times to modern times

We are also having an optional Scavenger hunt! Take a picture with minimum 3 items on the list, and email them to local196education@una.ca by noon on August 22nd to be eligible. Members can work in teams, but submissions must be made individually.

Eligible members will be entered into a draw to win 1 out of 10 prizes from either Tim Hortons or Starbucks depending on preference.

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