Posts Categorized: Neighbourhood

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 »

U of A researchers are seeking volunteers

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Researchers are recruiting volunteers for a large clinical trial at the U of A studying how fiber affects our health through affecting the bacteria that live in our gut. If you would like to get a better idea about the study, please feel free to watch this Global News interview with Dr. Jens Walter or… Read more »

Online Survey: Rollie Miles District Park

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The City of Edmonton is gathering information to find out what activities and services people would like to see considered in concept options for a new Community Recreation Centre in Rollie Miles Athletic Field District Park. Your input will help inform an updated park master plan.

Frontyards in Bloom 2017

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  Front Yards in Bloom is back! That means another great year for front yards in the City of Edmonton! We encourage you to nominate outstanding yards in your neighbourhood, yards that really make you want to stop and smell the roses. This year the City of Edmonton is excited to be adding a new… Read more »