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Explore an Evening of Wine, Cheese & Music – Friday, September 30, 7-11pm

  Join us for an evening of Wine & Cheese pairings and Music!   $21 per ticket includes:  Welcome Beer and Wine Samples  from VR Wine, Cheese & Charcuterie from the Italian Centre Shop, Gourmet pizzas from Ripe Tomato, and Entertainment by Jed Teigen Click here for tickets Additional Wine/Beer Tickets $5 each Enjoy safely.
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Renew your Community Membership Online!

Membership revenues help the SCA to function. All of the events that the SCA provides or oversees — many free of charge — are funded partially through membership revenue.

Click here to renew or purchase a membership now.!

Rent the Strathcona Community Centre for Your Event!

To find out more about renting our beautiful community centrefor your next event, please click here.

SCA News

Christie Park Drainage Improvements – Construction Notice

Please find information from The City of Calgary, Water Services on preliminary work that will take place ahead of the upcoming Christie Park drainage improvement project. construction notice Christie Park August 2016

SCA Open House “Spotlight” Event – Sept 9, 3-7pm

Join us for 2nd Annual Spotlight Event at the SCA!  Come and find out about all the fabulous programs running at your Community Centre.  We offer a variety of classes for both adults and children during the daytime and in the evening.  We also have Pre-Schools and Before & After School care. Come and meet
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“Evening at the Entry” -Strathcona Park Entrance Clean-Up – Volunteers Needed!

Thanks to volunteers David Allen, Marlene Fritzler and Colleen Flegal for completing a clean-up of the Strathcona Park entrance in May. The entrance is looking great! This group is committed to meeting up the first Wednesday of each month until October at 6:30pm to maintain the entranceway.   They welcome more volunteers for sign painting, weeding,
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3 Free Gardening Workshop at the SCA CA – October 10, 7-8:30pm

Strathcona, Christie and Aspen have being selected for the new Re-Tree initiative. The Parks department is launching a new tree planting initiative targeting 25 communities each year over the next three years.  These communities were chosen based on many factors, the main ones being storm damage, open canopy space and community interest.  This will be replacing the
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Inn from the Cold Update

Hello! The SCA Community Association has recently received a lovely “Thank You” plaque from the Inn From The Cold (IFTC) for the many years of service our community provided shelter for some of our city’s most vulnerable.  It is proudly displayed at the community centre. Even though the IFTC is no longer requiring the local
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Aspen Woods Storm Ponds – A Happening Place this Summer

Did you know that Storm Ponds are man-made facilities designed to collect runoff from a rainfall or snowmelt event? Introduced in the 1970’s as part of Calgary’s storm drainage system, storm ponds improve runoff water quality and protect communities against flooding. When runoff carries excess phosphorous and other nutrients from over-fertilized yards, algae becomes abundant
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City News

Message from Calgary Police Service: The Importance of Reporting Crime

While most people are sleeping at night, officers can be found patrolling communities looking for crime or suspicious activity. The problem we often face is trying to decipher whether the car in front is Mr. Billy Burglar or just a shift worker leaving for work.  We continually run checks while patrolling the community to help
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Richard Pootmans Ward 6 Update

Hello, It was great to visit with many of you this summer at Stampede and community events across Ward 6. As our vacation time winds down and school goes back into session, routine daily and weekly activities ramp up! I am reminded how traffic management is a big part of getting around the city in
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Strathcona Square Sidewalk Sale – August 25, 26 & 27

This is the perfect time to shop the neighborhood for your Back 2 School and Back 2 Work deals! Saturday, August 27 from 11:30-2:30 pm Food Trucks & Entertainment will be on hand. Stop by and say hello to us at the SCA CA table!

The Conservative Chronicle

Please find below a link to the first edition of The Conservative Chronicle a newsletter created by your Members of Parliament from the Alberta Conservative Caucus.   Here is the link: (if clicking the link does not work, please copy and paste it into your web browser).   As your Alberta team in Ottawa, my colleagues and I
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Southwest Calgary Ring Road – Project Update

As we approach the start of the Government of Alberta’s construction on the Southwest Calgary Ring Road (SWCRR) in late 2016, The City of Calgary began work on its SWCRR-related projects. With each City project having its own timeline over the next four years, we’ll be updating and talking with communities and residents throughout the
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stepintosummergraphic_Final STEP INTO FALL

  Are you thinking of becoming more active? The University of Calgary is recruiting volunteers for a 12-week physical activity study.   To participate you must be: -18 years of age or older -Exercising less than 3 days per week -Have internet access   You will be asked to wear a pedometer for 3 months,
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