HEDLEY COMMUNITY SERVICES

MEETINGS, EVENTS CALENDAR

& CONTACT INFORMATION

Hedley Hospital

Hedley, B.C. circa 1915

Courtesy of the Hedley Heritage Museum.

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DAILY AND WEEKLY:

Everyday, 6:30 to 8 am, 365 days of the year, it’s  COFFEE, TEA & CONVERSATION at the Hedley Seniors' Centre.  Thanks to our volunteers it’s:  $1.00 for a bottomless cup, sometimes treats and the conversation is free.  The Seniors' Centre loans crutches, walkers, wheelchairs, and other mobility aids. Just ask!

The HEDLEY HERITAGE MUSEUM is open everyday from 9:30 am to 5 pm.  View the historic displays in the gallery, 1904 buildings and Heritage Park. Visit the tea room and gift shop, also.

Every Sunday, 9:30 am, at Grace Church, SERVICES & SUNDAY SCHOOL, coffee, goodies and mingling after church.  Sunday school is at 10 am.  Please contact Graham Gore at 250-292-8444.

Every Monday & Wednesday, at 9:00 am, EXERCISE at the Hedley Seniors’ Centre, 789 Scott Avenue.  Participate in gentle exercise, light weights and walking to music.  Everyone is welcomed to come and join us!

Every Tuesday at 4 pm, COMMUNITY CLUB’S YOUTH GROUP, is held during the fall and winter season at the Community Centre.  All children and youth are welcome.

Every Tuesday evening at 7:00 pm FIRE PRACTICE.  At the Hedley Volunteer Fire Department Hall.  If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, you are welcome to attend.  Contact Graham Gore at 250-292-8444.

Every Thursday, 2 pm to 7 pm, HEDLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY, at the Seniors’ Centre.  Borrow the latest books, cds and dvds - or order in from the library system covering the entire Thompson-Okanagan region of British Columbia.

Every Thursday from 6:00 pm until 7:30 pm is ARTS GROUP at the Hedley Seniors’ Center on Scott Avenue.  Bring your projects (knitting, crochet, beading, carving, or any craft/art).  No charge.  Hope to see you there!

Thursdays, beginning on October 6th, 7 pm sharp!  CRIBBAGE at the Seniors’ Centre.  The LAST Thursday of each month will be special - $5 entry per player.  For more information, call Frank at 250-499-1596.

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MONTHLY:

1st Monday of each month, 6:30 pm, HEDLEY HERITAGE MUSEUM GENERAL MEETING.  All interested parties are welcome!

2nd Sunday of every month from 8 am to 10 am, MONTHLY PANCAKE BREAKFAST.  It is the best deal in town and worth getting out of bed for, so bring your friends and family!  $5.00 for 2 pancakes, 2 eggs, and a choice of 2 sausages or two strips of bacon. Coffee, tea or juice included.

3rd Monday of every month at 2 pm, SENIORS' CENTRE MONTHLY MEETING.  All ages are welcome to attend and participate.

3rd Monday of every month at 6:30 pm, COMMUNITY CLUB GENERAL MEETING, at the Community Hall.  Everyone is encouraged to attend!

3rd Wednesday of every month at 5:30, HID REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING, at the HID office.  Everyone is welcome to attend and get involved in our local government!

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UPCOMING EVENTS & INVITATIONS:

All community groups are in need of volunteers.  Please reach out to the contact people listed below to offer your services and skills.

All of the Senior Centre events are open to members of the community of all ages. SENIOR CENTRE MEMBERSHIP is open to residents, 19 years of age or older.​ Membership is just $10 per year.

VOLUNTEER AT THE HEDLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT!  Practices are Tuesdays at 7pm at the Fire Hall on Scott Avenue.  Terry McFarlane (Fire Chief); Ph: 250-295-5010; Doug Nimchuk (Fire Chief’s Assistant Manager); Ph: 250-292-8765; hidfire@nethop.net 

CANADA DAY CELEBRATIONS, July 1st, 2017.  Community-wide all-day celebration beginning with a parade starting at 10:30 at the cenotaph.  Also, at 8 pm The Blackbirds are at the Community Club and lots of fun in between!  Contact person:  Jennifer Douglass; Ph: 250-292-8787; Email: hedleymuseum@nethop.net

CENOTAPH RE-DEDICATION WEEKEND,  Friday, August 25 to Sunday, August 27, 2017.  Contact person:  Jennifer Douglass; Ph: 250-292-8787; Email: hedleymuseum@nethop.net

NICKLE PLATE REUNION, August 12, 2017 at Woodlie Park.   Everyone is invited, contact Don for more information or to volunteer @ 250-292-8523.

HEDLEY FARMERS’ MARKET & SUNDAY FAIR,  to participate this upcoming year as a vendor, volunteer or musician, please contact Lydia @ 250-499-6287 or hedleylydia@gmail.com .  

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COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION INFORMATION:

Hedley Grace Church: 856 Ellis Avenue, Hedley, BC V0X 1K0; Contact person: Pastor Graham Gore; Ph: 250-292-8444; Email: myrtlemay@nethop.net .

 

Hedley Cemetery Association, Contact person:  President Elef Christensen; Ph: 250-292-8620.

Hedley Community Club, 956 Scott Avenue, Box 157, Hedley, BC, V0X 1K0; Contact person:  Meghan Garbett (Board Member); Ph: 250-292-8441; Email: meghangarbett@hotmail.com .

Hedley Farmers’ Market & Sunday Fair, Trading Post Park; Highway 3, PO Box 92, Hedley, BC V0X 1K0; Contact person: Lydia Sawicki, (President); Ph: 250-499-6287; Email: hedleylydia@gmail.com; Fax: upon request.

Hedley Heritage Museum, 712 Daly Avenue, PO Box 218, Hedley, BC, V0X 1K0; Contact person:  Jennifer Douglass; Ph: 250-292-8787; Email: hedleymuseum@nethop.net .

Hedley Improvement District; 825 Scott Avenue; Office contact person (title):  Diane Wood, (Administrative Officer); Ph: 250-292-8637; Emergency water contact person (title): Richard Tarnoff (Water Systems Manager); Ph: 250-245-3311; Email: hid@nethop.net ; Fax: 250-292-8637.

Hedley Seniors’ Centre, 789 Scott Avenue; Ph: 250-292-8209.

Hedley Volunteer Fire Department; 825 Scott Avenue; Contacts (titles): Terry McFarlane (Fire Chief); Ph: 250-295-5010; Doug Nimchuk (Fire Chief’s Assistant Manager); Ph: 250-292-8765; hidfire@nethop.net Emergency phone: 911.

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For additions, corrections or a printed copy(s), please call or text Lydia at 250-499-6287 or email hedleylydia@gmail.com.