Posts Categorized: Neighbourhood

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 »

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 »

Community Notification | Fringe Festival 2017

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The Fringe Theatre Adventures Society is ecstatic to be building on the energy and success of last year’s festival and are committed to cultivating and nurturing the ongoing relationship between the Strathcona Community, its residents, businesses, neighbors and visitors. The following notification is provided to inform and connect. We hope that you are able to… Read more »

Volunteer Rock!

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When: August 13th, 2017 Where: Heritage Amphitheatre, Hawrelak Park Free tickets: Register for your free tickets The Edmonton Federation of Community Leagues and Artists for Life are hosting Volunteer ROCK! on Sunday, August 13 at the Heritage Amphitheatre from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This is a free volunteer appreciation event to celebrate 150 years of volunteerism in… Read more »

Open Houses: Central LRT connector Greater Strathcona

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Open houses are scheduled this month on a central LRT connector for “Greater Strathcona”, university, downtown, Bonnie Doon (Valley Line).  Both Whyte Ave and 76th Avenue are considered for the connector. Eventually, this line is expected to extend further east to Sherwood Park. The first open house was held in Bonnie Doon on Wednesday, July 12th…. Read more »

Twins & Triplets Plus Festival Parade – July 15th

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Twins & Triplets Plus Festival Parade is a festival that celebrates multiple birth families and provides a support network for them. Approximately 1,000 people are anticipated to partake in the festival with the parade featuring up to 150 multiples and a handful of floats. We extend a warm welcome to the host communities for this free… Read more »