Hallelujah Garage Sale: July 7

The fourth annual Hallelujah Garage Sale will take place on July 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Church Street (96 Street) between 106 Avenue and 111 Avenue. The purpose is to unite the street and showcase this historical avenue of churches and homes. A mix of churches and residents participate. There should be some great deals and plenty of selection due to the anticipated turnout.

The McCauley Community League, in conjunction with McCauley Revitalization, is sponsoring a kid’s zone at the McCauley Rink. There will be bouncy castles, kids crafts, and a Quidditch demonstration by the U of A Quidditch team, the Edmonton Aurors. (Kids and parents can try their hand at it). The Community League will also have tables set up around the rink for garage sale items and vendor items. You can reach out to Dan Glugosh to arrange for a table to sell your treasures. Dan can be reached at (780) 729-4363 or email danglugosh@rocketmail.com.

And as in years’ past, there will be some performers to entertain you as you shop the street searching out bargains and treasures.

If you have any general questions in regards to the Hallelujah Garage Sale, please contact Stephanie at (780) 224-3699 or stephanie@spreggles.com.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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Neighbourhood Views

  • Teresa Spinelli Receives Honourary Degree from NAIT – Teresa Spinelli (pictured here with her son Massimo) received an honourary Bachelor of Business Administration from NAIT on May 4, when she also gave the convocation speech. Mike Newberry

  • Helping at Homeless Connect – Around 1200 people were served at Homeless Connect on April 29 at the Shaw Conference Centre. There were 69 service providers and over 300 volunteers. Homeless Connect is a partnership between Edmonton Economic Development, Homeward Trust Edmonton and the Shaw Conference Centre. Noor Al-Henedy

  • Here Comes the Train Again – The LRT moving along the tracks between McCauley and Boyle Street. Paula E. Kirman

  • Bent Arrow Round Dance – The Bent Arrow Traditional Healing Society’s Annual Round Dance took place on April 21 at the Commonwealth Rec Centre. Janis Irwin

  • Lovely Lavender – Some lavender for sale outside of Zocalo. Paula E. Kirman

  • Noi Thai Restaurant Opens in McCauley – Noi Thai Restaurant has opened up in the former location of Viphalay at 10724 95 Street. Viphalay owner and McCauley Community League board member Lily Mounma sold this location to her uncle. Look for a review in an upcoming issue of the paper. Paula E. Kirman

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