Posts Categorized: SCL

Pub Night reminder – Fri May 19 – Beer Tasting

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Come to the hall for beer tasting (wine, coolers, pop and snacks also available) and fellowship.  8pm at the hall (upstairs in the lounge). Friday, May 19th – beer tasting – “More Alberta Beers You Haven’t Tasted”.  Stephen Hesse will continue last year’s sampling of brews from our home province. Friday, Jun 16th – tequila… Read more »

How could Strathcona Centre Community Be Better For Walking?

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Making Strathcona Centre more walkable generally means introducing design elements to cut the volume and speed of cars throughout the neighbourhood. This can be achieved using various design elements. Here are some possible design elements, taken from a paper by called “Urban Design White Paper – Local Street Design Ideas for Strathcona” by Lucas Sherwin,… Read more »

Ice Rink ready for skating again!

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Now that the recent warm spell is over, we have been working on the ice rink and it’s now ready for skating! Come out on Sunday during the Winterfest, or any time after that as long as the ice conditions permit. (Note – the small rink is not available. Winterfest – Sun Feb 26 –… Read more »

Winterfest Sunday | Feb 26th, 2.00 to 5.00

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The annual Winterfest is this Sunday, Feb 26th, from 2-5pm at the Strathcona Centre Community Hall – 10139 87 Ave.  As usual, we’ll have sleigh rides, carnival games, skating (if ice conditions improve) and burgers/hotdogs/hot chocolate.   Volunteers and mac and cheese cooks still needed! Do you have a great old time mac and cheese recipe?  Or a creative… Read more »

Do you like to help organising a special event?

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SCCL is looking into the options to Celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday in late July or August. An event that can be full of interesting and entertaining activities to bring our community together in this special year. Movie Night, Food Stalls, Quizzes, Music, Kids Activities (Wagon rides, Slides, Bouncy Castles, etc.), and more. For the first step… Read more »

Survey: Opinion Redevelopment in Old Strathcona

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The Strathcona Centre Community League is asking for your opinion about the current new developments in Strathcona: PlanWhyte, Southpark Development and Bateman’s Wild Earth Café.   Survey of community preferences for redevelopment in Old Strathcona The Strathcona Centre Community League (SCCL) is conducting a short (15 minutes) survey seeking your input on quality of life impacts… Read more »

Sidewalk sand available at the hall

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Good news – the City has reversed their decision to eliminate community sandboxes, and has re-installed our sandbox.  It’s on the west side of the garbage dumpster (used to be on the east side), right next to the hall (10139 87 Ave).  Bring a bucket and fill up if you’d like some sand to spread… Read more »