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Feature Spot

Wine & Chocolate Tasting – SOLD OUT

SORRY BUT THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT     Join us for a night of decadence as we explore the magical combinations of wine and chocolate.  Sommelier Sheila Person is teaming up with Cococo Chocolatiers to indulge your senses with dark and sweet temptations.  Escape the cold and warm up your palate the whole night
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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

Moose residing in ravine between Strathcona and Christie

Just an update on the two moose (looks like a calf and mother) – they are now residing in the ravine between Strathcona and Christie. Please spread the word to your neighbours with kids and/or pets. With a mother/baby situation, it’s an especially good idea to keep your distance,  and all dogs leashed! According to
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Parade of Garage Sales – Saturday, April 21, 8am – 2pm – Register by April 13

Join in our Parade of Garage Sales encompassing Strathcona, Christie and Aspen.  You’ll host your own garage sale and we’ll help you advertise it. We will include your address on a map listing all participating homes and distribute the maps from the SCA CA on Saturday morning.  We will also advertise on boulevard signs and
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Recycling Day – Sunday, May 6, 9am – 1pm – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

Drop off is free for SCA CA members.  For non-members, a fee will apply for paper shedding and car seat recycling.  Items will be limited to one vehicle-load per family. Items being collected include: Electronics Recycling Consumer Electronics (gaming consoles, iPods and mp3 players, stereo equipment, etc) Desktop Computers (PC & Mac, monitors, parts, motherboards,
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2018 Summer Camps!

              Check out all the great camps coming to the SCA CA this summer! Arts & Crafts Babysitting & Home Alone Courses Bricks 4 Kidz Byte Camp Cooking Engineering for Kids Idea Lab – STEAM based camps Music camp Nature Camp Performance Arts Seedlings Spanish Summer Camp Spirit of
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Euchre at the SCA: Drop-In ($2)

Join us for Euchre at the SCA! Tuesday afternoons from 12:30-3:00 pm beginning January 23. Drop-in for only $2! euchre poster

Snow Shovellers Needed!

We would like to put together a list of snow shovellers in the community.  If you would like to add your name to the list, just send an email to with your name, phone number/email and the community you live in.

Rink Volunteers Needed!

Rink Volunteers are needed to help with the maintenance of the rink this winter.  If you can help, please contact Please Note: Olympic Heights School will be using our skating rink from February 5th to 9th for grades 3 & 4 skating lessons.  The rink will not be available to the public while skating
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Early Friday Dismissal Program at SCA

Friday December 1, 2017 to March 16, 2018 (10 classes) Age: 5Y – 12Y STEM/STEAM Programs: Project Base Engineering: Physics in Motion Students design and build projects using basic physics principles such as gravity, inertia, acceleration, and force. Students then design a final project of their own based on physics principles explored throughout. Investigative Science:
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City News

BVMC Presents: TWIN BILL – Little Bear Fox, Big Little Lions – February 24

Lion Bear Fox (BC) :This Vancouver-based group easily melds many different genres of music into their sound without it feeling overwhelming. There really is something for everyone as they do a fantastic job of incorporating folk, rock, roots, blues and even gospel into their performances. Big Little Lions (BC) :The 2015 CFMA Ensemble of the
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Southwest Calgary Ring Road Public Information Sessions

Alberta Transportation, Mountain View Partners, and KGL Constructors will be hosting public information sessions on February 26 and 27 to provide an update on the 2018 construction season for the Southwest Calgary Ring Road (SWCRR). Display materials will feature information on the road alignment, highlight key construction activities, outline areas that may qualify for noise
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Childcare for Low-Income Newcomer Parents

Low-income Newcomer Parents who want to attend Language Instruction for Newcomers (LINC) classes anywhere in Calgary are eligible for a FREE childcare for their children. Newcomers with children under 4 years old are referred to this program when they register for LINC classes at any LINC provider in Calgary and need childcare to complete their
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LIVE WITH INTENTION – Workshop: Tuesday, April 24, 7-10pm

Every year many people make a New Year’s resolution and more often that not these resolutions become wishful thinking rather than actionable change.   Join us for a better approach. We will explore what it is that you really want for your life and how this picture aligns with your individual values.   We will identify what obstacles get
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Dementia Friendly Community: Upcoming Events

Memory Cafes or Conversation Cafes are free to all people impacted by dementia in some way – those living with dementia, caregivers, friends and family. Conversation Café: The Legion, 1918, Kensington Road NW, Mar 13th, Apr 10th, May 8th , 2- 4pm Memory Café: First Lutheran Church, 7102, 14th Ave SW, Feb 21st , 1
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A Message from the Canada Homestay Network

We are a non-profit organization in Calgary and throughout Canada that does Homestay placement for International students.   We are actively looking for Households in your community that would love to host International students! Many students are choosing to come study in Canada each year to experience Canadian Culture, but we can only do so with the
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The Best of Calgary – Vote Now!

  The Best of Calgary is and always has been, by the people and for the people. Which means each voice matters and every vote counts to determine the 2018 Best of Calgary! We want to hear from people in every neighbourhood and community to find out what they think is the Best of Calgary.  So far
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ZAP! Power of Electricity Spring Camps

        Monday to Friday, from 9:00am to 4:00pm Before and After Care available for an additional fee. Kids will be exploring, electrical concepts and how everyday objects work. Learning concepts such as Ohm’s law, Lenz’s law and electricity’s relationship to magnetism by creating fun devices. Each day we will create useful circuits
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Spring Into Art – March 9 & 10

  The Federation of Canadian Artists – Calgary Chapter – would like to announce their upcoming show: Spring into Art     Where: SCA (277 Strathcona Drive S.W.) When: March 9, (6 – 9 pm) and March 10 (10-4 pm) March 10, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. PLEASE JOIN US FOR THIS EXCITING
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Babysitting & Home Alone Courses – March 11, April 15, May 6, June 10

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 403-257-2422. Register at: