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Christmas Craft Fair – Saturday, December 1, 10 am – 4 pm

Get a head start on your holiday shopping and join us for this popular annual event!  Over 40 vendors will participate with unique handmade gifts such as hand knit items, jewelry, glass work, Christmas ornaments, floral arrangements, paper art, food items, wood work, soaps & lotions and much, much more! Make sure to visit the
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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

Christmas Lights Drive – Wednesday, December 19, 6:30 pm

  Want to enjoy the festive lights of the season but don’t have a ride? The SCA CA & Amica Aspen Woods are pleased to offer residents 60 yrs+ a complimentary drive through Calgary’s festively lit Christmas communities.  Sit back and relax while taking in Calgary’s best lit neighbourhoods!     Here are the details. Depart
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Rink Volunteers Needed

If you can lend a hand with the rink this season please get in touch at:

Toy and Food Donations being accepted by the SCA

This holiday season, the SCA is supporting Women’s Shelters by collecting new, unwrapped toys for children ages 1-17 years.  We ask that toys be limited to a price of $15.  Donations will be accepted until Friday, November 30 and may be dropped off at our office Monday-Friday, 10 am – 1 pm.  Cash donations are
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SCA Perks Program

The Perks Program is designed to provide opportunities for local businesses to support the SCA by offering perks to SCA members. If you are a business who would like to participate in our Perks Program, please fill out and submit the attached application. Perks Program Business Participation Application If you are an SCA Member simply
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Volunteers Needed to Create Neighbourhood Art Project!

Our local community has been awarded a conditional grant from ActivateYYC and City of Calgary to create an art project in the new pathway on 73rd Street SW. The goal of this project is to build new partnerships, bring people together, and to inspire future projects that encourage Calgary communities to walk, play & be
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Book your celebration with SCA

Are you planning a party? Family get-together? Cultural celebration? Wedding?  Birthday? We’ve got availability!  Anything from initmate parties of 20 to big celebrations of 250, come and check out our fabulous rental spaces.   

City News

Lions Festival of Lights – Saturday, December 1, 5pm

You and your family are cordially invited to the 32nd Anniversary Celebration Lions Festival of Lights Saturday, December 1, 2018, 5:00 PM Confederation Park – 24 Avenue & 14 Street NW (additional parking SE corner of Sears parking lot) Mayor Naheed Nenshi has been invited to throw the switch Fun for everyone! Hot Chocolate & Cookies from Tim Hortons
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Crestmont Christmas Market – November 16-18

See the attached for more information 2018 CCA Christmas Market Poster

Bow Valley Music Club Presents: Alberta Night – January 26

Alberta Night: featuring: Amelie Patterson Trio: Hailing from Banff, Alberta, and serving as the town’s first Poet Laureate, Amelie Patterson leads as a strong ambassador for women songwriters. The clear-voiced, honest and tenacious troubadour’s music traverses territories from blues to folk rock. Her debut album Roll Honey Roll was released at Canadian Music Week, and went
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Babysitting & Home Alone Courses – Upcoming Dates

Home Alone Course (Thursdays, 6-8pm): Dec 20 Babysitting & Home Alone Courses (Sundays): Nov 18, Dec 2, Jan 20, Jan 26, Feb 23, March 11 Home Alone ($40) 9-12 pm, ages 10 years and up Babysitting ($60), 9-2 pm, ages 11 years and up For more information contact: or call 587-617-6226. Register at:

Conversation Cafe at First Lutheran Church

In partnership with Dementia Friendly Communities, First Lutheran Church will host a Conversation Cafe on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month from 1-3pm. Please see the attached for more information. Conversation Cafe Flyer Submitted by Liz Gahan, Ministry Coordinator, First Lutheran Church, 403-242-4544 ext 205

Good Food Box

First Lutheran Church has partnered with the Calgary Kitchen Program to offer the “Good Food Box” to support healthy eating for ALL, within our community. First Lutheran Church is now a DEPOT and access point for this program. The program runs September – June (no orders Dec. July or Aug.), and our next ordering opportunity
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