Stories

“Temporary local projects and events that motivate Calgarians to

walk, play and be neighbourly.”

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Stories:

Get Together

August 03rd, 2018
Get Together
Saturday, June 23 was a record-breaking rainy day, but that didn’t stop 20 brave people from participating in the Get Together event, hosted by the Calgary Chinese Community Service Association (CCCSA). Get Together kicked off by meeting at Edworthy Park, and then taking part in a city walk that ended back at the original meeting ...

Gardening for Kids

August 03rd, 2018
Gardening for Kids
April showers bring May flowers… and of course other plants. Saturday, May 26 was no exception, as 40 adults and 30 children under the age of 12 attended a gardening workshop hosted by the Sherwood Community Association. The workshop, called Gardening for Kids, taught the children everything from planting the seeds of edible seedlings to ...

Elboya Heights-Britannia Bike Parade and Neighbour Day Celebration

August 03rd, 2018
Elboya Heights-Britannia Bike Parade and Neighbour Day Celebration
The Elboya Heights-Britannia Bike Parade and Neighbour Day Celebration was a welcomed and colourful sight during the middle of a rainy day. Saturday, June 16 was proof that in rain or shine Calgarians are willing to celebrate their neighbours and remember how we all came together during the devastating flood of 2013. To celebrate Neighbour ...

Creating Coventry Unveiling Event

August 03rd, 2018
Creating Coventry Unveiling Event
Vivo for Healthier Generations, in partnership with Northern Hills Community Association, North Calgary Cultural Association and Manifest Church, hosted the Creating Coventry Unveiling Event on Sunday, May 6. The Creating Coventry Unveiling started off with a picnic in the Coventry Community Gardens and included games, treats and sharing the Creating Coventry Findings. The picnic attracted ...

Tennis Fun Day – Bucket of Balls

August 03rd, 2018
Tennis Fun Day - Bucket of Balls
Temple Community Association was on the ball this spring, hosting two tennis workshop days for residents. The first event, Tennis Fun Day – Bucket of Balls, was a success because it attracted 24 participants despite the howling wind. Participants were given a tennis racquet and a bucket of balls and were encouraged to practice freely ...


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McKayla Saint-Cyr
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(403) 244-4111 ext. 217
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Created by: Ben Morin -- Last Modified: July 5, 2018