Scenic Acres Community Association

Community Association Boundaries

North: Crowchild Trail
East: Nose Hill Drive
South: Bow River
West: Stoney Trail
City Quadrant: NW

 

Community Established

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1981

Community Description

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Scenic Acres is located in Calgary’s northwest, south of Crowchild Trail and West of Nose Hill Drive NW, only 14km from the city center. The Scenic Acres area was annexed by the city in several stages beginning in the 1960s. The community’s name is a result of the panoramic views throughout the area. The Bow Valley corridor, the Paskapoo Slopes and the Rocky Mountains are all visible throughout the community. There are also numerous open fields and green spaces in the area which facilitate community recreational and sporting activities. There are both public and separate elementary schools in the community, as well as a day care, dental office, medical clinic and pharmacy Scenic Acres offers quick access to the city’s pathways, public transportation via the Crowfoot LRT Station, as well the Crowfoot shopping centre with its numerous attractions, shops and restaurants, which is a short 5 minute walk away.

The Scenic Acres Community Association (SACA) is very active. They welcome community feedback in order to improve the Facilities, Programs, Events and Services they offer. These include Line Dancing, numerous Yoga classes, Zumba classes, Girl Guides, Scouts, and a wide variety of sports programs for children, youth and adults. To promote community spirit the association also hosts numerous community events such as a Family Day Skate, Bubble Gum Boogie Dances, Parade of Garage Sales, Stampede Breakfast, Picnic in the Park & Outdoor Movie, Christmas Craft Sale, Spring Fling/Christmas Shopping Extravaganza and Breakfast with Santa. In addition, the centre is host to numerous weddings, parties and family reunions throughout the year. SACA is constantly looking expand services to better meet the needs of residents, and continually welcomes community input and feedback.

Schools

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Monsignor E. L. Doyle Elementary, K-6 – CSSD
Ecole du Nouveau-Monde, K-6 – Francosud
Scenic Acres Elementary, K-4 – CBE

Demographics

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Information available online at the City of Calgary community profiles site.

Community Association Information

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Provincial Society Registered Name: Scenic Acres Community Association
Provincial Society Registered Date: April 15, 1985
Federal Charity Status-Registered: No
Facility Located at: 8825 Scurfield Drive NW
Facility Phone Number: (403) 547-9589
Facility Fax Number: (403) 547-9579
Website scenicacresca.ca


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Community Association Facilities

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Main Hall Licensed Capacity: 130 Meeting Rooms: Yes (Capacity: 24)
Wheelchair Access: Yes Stage: No
Gym: No Sound System: Yes
Kitchen: Yes – Residential Outdoor BBQ: No
Lounge: No Indoor Fireplace: No
Games Room: No

 

Recreation Amenities

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Operated by the community association. For other recreation offered by the City of Calgary visit Calgary Parks & Recreation

Tennis Courts: Yes Skating Rink: Yes – Indoor
Swimming Pool: No Sports/Playfields: Yes
Hockey Rink: Indoor Beach Volleyball Courts Yes

Basketball Courts: Yes
Shinny Skating Rink: Yes – Outdoor
Leisure Skating Rink: Yes- Outdoor

Programs

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Offered by the Community  Association:

Bingo: No Youth Justice: No
Sports: Yes Seniors Program: Yes
Fitness: Yes Child Care: No
Dance: Yes
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Call Community for:

Programs: Yoga, Zumba, Core Conditioning, Line Dancing, Tai Chi, Beach Volleyball, Childrens and Womens Soccer, Adult slo-pitch, Music & Play, Dog Training, Etiquette and Leadership, Qigong, Gymnastics

Clubs: Crafters, Quilters, Walkers, Books, Fun & Games, Playgroup, Artists Gathering, Single Ladies Get Together, and Youth Volunteers