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In Memory of Rob MacDonald

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It is with sadness that I share the news of the death of Rob MacDonald on September 19 2017. Rob and his family had a long history as residents of our community. Rob grew up in Strathcona and was passionate about many of our community issues. He was a member of the Strathcona Community League… Read more »

Ward 8 Election Forum

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As development pressure increases in central Edmonton, how will the role of community leagues evolve in a way that they contribute to the conversation in a positive way? And, how will the Ward 8 representative balance the opinions and needs of Old Strathcona and other central communities with the interests of the City of Edmonton,… Read more »

Volunteers needed | September 17

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Old Strathcona Canada 150 is a community event being held on Saturday September 16th and Sunday September 17th. For Sunday September 17th we are looking for: 3 kitchen helpers, 2 stage builders, 4 assistents with children’s activities, 4 set up volunteers, 4 clean up. Are you able to help, please contact Vahid Ayan at social@strathconacommunity.ca… Read more »

Recreation and Wellness Directory for Older Adults

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The Recreation and Wellness Directory for Older Adults provides an overview of arts, fitness, technology, health and recreational activities for adults 55+ in the Edmonton area. With 1400 group programs, clubs, courses and events listed, the 2017-2018 directory is a valuable resource for older adults and those who support older adults. The directory is produced… Read more »

Register: Indoor Soccer Season

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Season starts Saturday, October 14th, 2017, takes a break over Christmas and continues until end of January (practices may continue longer). For community soccer the season consists of weekly games on Saturday (on Sunday for U14 and up) along with a weekly practice in a school gym (based on availability).   Online registration is open… Read more »

Senior Housing Forum | Sept. 23rd

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The Senior Housing Forum is an informative, free event being held on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at the Central Lions Seniors Recreation Centre at 11113 113 Street. Its aim is to provide seniors and their caregivers with an excellent opportunity to learn more about housing and related resources that support older adults in the Greater… Read more »