Celebrating Micro Farmers with a Pollinator Party

[tm_pb_section admin_label=”section”][tm_pb_row admin_label=”row”][tm_pb_column type=”4_4″][tm_pb_text admin_label=”Text” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid” max_width_last_edited=”off|phone” custom_padding_last_edited=”off|phone” disabled=”off” disabled_on=”off|||”] By Jacey Conway, Federation of Calgary Communities The Hillhurst Sunnyside Farmers Market showed its support for micro farmers through an event celebrating all things bees this summer! The “Pollinator Party” provided an opportunity for new and regular vendors of the market to […]

Bowness Event has Attendees ‘Hooked’

Having good conversations, meeting new people, and learning new skills– all while giving back to those in need– was what the Bowness Yarn-a-thon was all about. The Bowness Community Association’s (BCA) first-ever Yarn-a-thon event on July 25, 2019 attracted knitters and crocheters from across the city.

Community Volunteer Inspires Community Giving

The name Virginia Tremblay means a lot to the community of Acadia. Tremblay, an Acadian resident, has been volunteering within her community for many years and has made an impact in many lives.

Even rain couldn’t stop the fun at Bowls, Beers, Bites

Despite the gloomy weather, spirits were high for our first ever Bowls, Beers, Bites lawn bowling tournament on Friday, August 9th!
Bowls, Beers, Bites replaced our previous summer event, the annual Chip in Fore Communities golf tournament…

Bridgeland-Riverside’s Journey Along the Bow River

The Bridgeland-Riverside Community Association (BRCA) takes visitors of the Riverside-McDougall Park on a journey along the Bow River through a stunning mural. The mural was completed last September after many hours of work from Bridgeland artist, Janel Nail.

Big Build 2019 brings volunteers of all ages together

Big Build 2019 was all about bringing community associations and youth volunteers together to make a difference in their communities! For the past couple of months, community associations and youth volunteers came together to “build” up their communities through small construction projects. We teamed up with Youth Central to provide funding for community associations to […]