Alberta 4HThe Bezanson 4-H Multi Club has been in operation in the Bezanson Community for 17 years. As a multi club we have encouraged our members to take part in a variety of different projects over the years. This year our club boasts 40 members ranging in age from 6-17. Last year (15/16) was our first year hosting Cleaver Kids which are 4-H members from ages 6-8. These young members are given the opportunity to participate and learn all about 4-H and our “Learn To Do By Doing” motto throughout the year by participating in all aspects of 4-H.  For more information, contact general leader Chad 780-933-7220 or cmarthaller@trican.ca

Bezanson Brown Bears Junior Forest Wardens Club, Pre-registration required. Meets first Tuesday of the month at the Legion Hut in Bezanson at 6:30pm and also have 1 or 2 outdoor events per month. Junior Forest Wardens is an exciting and educational opportunity for young people and their families to have fun, develop skills, and get educated in the many and diverse aspects of our natural environment. The Junior Forest Wardens have built their programs foundation using the four components of:  Forestry – Ecology – Outdoor Skills – Leadership.   Pathfinders (6-8) and TrailBlazers (9-11)  If there is enough interest the older age groups may be added Adventurers (12-14) and  Challengers (15-17) Please contact Erika Backmeyer (Club Co-ordinator) for more info. wildwillowacademey@gmail.com  780-518-3329

Gymkhana is a fun event for horse lovers of all ages. Participants  and their horses take part in timed events such as; barrels, poles, stakes, flag picking and keyhole as well as fun events such as; the cookie race, the egg race, quad barrels and many more. Please join us Wednesday evenings at 7pm (weather permitting) at the Bezanson Horse Arena. Contact Rhonda LaValley  780-518-8137 for more information.

Kids Curling Bonspiel – Hosted annually in Feb/March by the Ag Society, kids aged 5+. One day event to help kids learn the sport of curling.

Parents & Tots Time – Tuesdays 10am -12pm at the Memorial Hall for parents and children aged 0-6. Join us for crafts, games, play time, story time and sing alongs. Free admission, donations welcome. Please bring your own snacks.  Program sponsored by the County of Grand Prairie FCSS, contact Pam for more information 780-933-0964

Piano Lessons – Wendy’s Peters Piano Studio offers lessons for school aged children.

Soccer Program  Runs  May & June annually, Under 4 – Grade 4

Free after school annual soccer program ran by community volunteers & sponsors. Children are group into 3 age categories (U4, Preschool/kindergaten, Gr 1/2, Gr 3/4) and practice age appropriate drills for 30 min with 30 min of game time follow. For more information, contact Pam 780-933-0964.

SoftBall Program  runs annually May & June
Free after school softball program ran by community volunteers & sponsors. Children are group into 3 age groups; practice age appropriate drills for 30 min, and 30 min of game time follow. For more information, contact Pam 780-933-0964

Swimming  Lessons  runs annually July by the West Smoky Legion #244.
Children ages 5+ are encouraged to sign up for swimming lessons at the Eastlink Centre for Red Cross Lessons from never before swam to life guard. Registration in June of each year. Contact Renee Laverick for more information.

Ski Bus  runs annually January – March by the West Smoky Legion #244.
Children ages 5+ are encouraged to sign up for ski and snowboard lessons and free ski time at Nitehawk. Parents encouraged to partake in this event. Registration in December of each year. Contact Katherine Cissell for more information.

Youth Group Hosted by the Bezanson Community Church for children grades 6 -12 . We would also love for you to join our facebook page as any last minute changes or details will be posted on there. Find us under “Bezanson Youth Group”. Feel free to contact the leaders with questions, etc. Jeff – 780-296-5333 or Carlene – 780-876-1043 or email them at jeffreyandcarlene@gmail.com. Check out the event calendar for up to date events.

Rhymes Alive – Annual program for preschool aged children, sponsored by South Peace Family literacy. Contact Pam for more information 780-933-0964