OLDE TOWNE BEVERLY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

INCORPORATED JUNE 30, 2005

Beverly

“To preserve the history of Beverly, using it to educate its citizens and build community.”

MURAL PROGRAM DEPICTING OUR PAST

Beverly Beginnings (Giants Program)

3906 - 118 AVENUE

Beverly Beginnings (now the official name of the mural on 39 St.): a ribbon cutting ceremony will be held on May 1 at 10:00 AM to launch the newest Giants Mural. Beverly Beginnings tells the story of early Beverly along 70’ of vignettes painted by artist Kris Friesen. The east wall of Pioneer Jewellery and Loan (39 Street and 118 Avenue) will host this latest edition to the Beverly mural collection.

Beverly Memories at R.J. Scott School

11630 - 38 STREET

The mural on the north wall of R.J. Scott School depicts the founding industries of Beverly: farm life, the Prins farm, the bush Mine offices, Reg Carter’s Garage and the Grand Trunk Pacific train crossing the new Cloverdale Bridge in 1909.

Dentistry in Beverly To be installed before end of 2014

4408 - 118 AVENUE

The evolution of one of the oldest medical professions in Beverly will be depicted in this mural on the Beverly Family Dental Clinic. An early pioneer, Dr. Shewchuk will be celebrated.

Beverly Sports Champions  To be installed before end of 2014

4209 - 111 STREET

The Beverly Heights Community League and the Olde Towne Beverly Historical Society have received funding from the Edmonton Heritage Council for the Living Local Grant to produce a mural that celebrates Beverly Sports Champions. This mural project will represent the champions who enabled the sports programs in Beverly. Personal investments of time and money made the hockey, baseball and soccer programs viable. Out of these efforts and role modeling, came champions in those very sports. The mural will take up an entire wall of the “Rink Building” at the Beverly Heights Community League.

Mainstreet at Beacon Heights Community League Hall

4418 - 118 AVENUE

Installed on the west side of the Beacon Heights Community League Hall at 45 Street on 118 Avenue, this mural recalls the hall’s beginnings as the Avalon Theatre, and showcases some of the early merchants of Beverly.

Volunteers (Giants Program) To be installed before end of 2014

A mural that was commissioned as part of the City of Edmonton’s Giants Mural Program, this mural proudly celebrates Edmonton’s volunteerism and is located at 11801 - 4855 48 Street.

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The murals in Beverly celebrate the community and its past. Included are the pioneer families, merchants, landmarks and activities. Some murals are in place while others will be a part of the centennial legacy.