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Parade of Garage Sales – Saturday, April 27, 8 am – 2 pm – Register by April 17

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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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

March Gazette is here!

Look for the March Gazette in your mailbox or follow the link to read the latest issue on line.

SCA AGM – Wednesday, May 8 @ 6:30 pm

Light refreshments will be served. All are welcome!

Recycling Day – Saturday, May 11, 9 am – 1 pm – 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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2019 Summer Camps!

Check out all the great camps coming to the SCA CA this summer! Art Blitz Babysitting & Home Alone Courses Baking & Cooking with Gramma Bricks 4 Kidz City of Calgary – FREE PROGRAMS Crafting with Gramma Crochet & Painting Dance Drama on the Hill Engineering for Kids Idea Lab – STEAM based camps Launchpad
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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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Book your celebration with SCA

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

Sign up for our monthly SCA e-newsletter

The SCA sends out a monthly e-newsletter with information about upcoming events, programs and links to other information that is of interest to residents. Sign up by sending your e-mail address to: Or better yet … take out a membership to the SCA.  For only $10/year, your family will have free admission to all Spaghetti Dinner
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City News

SWCRR Newsletter – Planning for the 2019 Construction Season

The latest SWCRR newsletter is available on the project website at This document provides a summary of planned project developments for the remainder of 2019.

Babysitting & Home Alone Courses – April 14, May 5, June 9

Visit for upcoming dates. Home Alone ($40) 9-12 pm, ages 9/10 years and up Babysitting ($60), 9-2 pm, ages 11 years and up For more information contact: or call 587-617-6226. Register at:

16th Annual Calgary Book Drive & Sale: May 1 to 5

Proceeds benefit RESET Society of Calgary (formerly Servants Anonymous) Book Donations – Avoid the rush and donate early! Friday, April 5 through Wednesday, April 24, 10 am – 4 pm To tent in front of Outpost tent at Crossroads Market  (1235 26 Ave SE – at the junction of Blackfoot Trail and Ogden Rd SE)
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Weekly green cart pickup returns in April

The season are changing and so is your green cart collection. Your green cart will return to weekly pickup starting in April. Sign up for free reminders or download the Garbage Day app for your smartphone so you never miss a collection day. Find your schedule online at

Marda Loop Justice Film Festival justREEL film series presents screening of: Most Likely To – May 14, 2019

Event: justREEL FILM SERIES Film:  Most Likely To Where:  River Park Auditorium (3818 14a St SW, Calgary, AB T2T 3Y2) When: Tuesday May 14th, 2019 at 7:00PM Cost: FREE Each year the Marda Loop Justice Film Festival strives to present innovative and meaningful documentaries that encourage Calgarians to take positive action in their communities, this
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Bow Valley Music Club Presents: Dala/The LYNNeS – April 6

April 6 – Dala/The LYNNeS Dala: Juno nominees and winners of a Canadian Folk Music Award for Vocal Group of the Year, Amanda Walther and Sheila Carabine write and sing in harmony best described as angelic. These two best friends met in their high school music class in 2002; they have since released five albums and
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Good Companions 50 Plus Club – Spring Bridge Tournament – Saturday, May 4, 9:30 am – 3 pm

For information and registration, contact Ellen Wendt at 403-880-6150 or

Tips to stay safe around Coyotes

Calgary is home to all kinds of urban wildlife – from deer to rabbits to coyotes. In most cases we only catch occasional glimpses. However, with coyote mating season upon us, there have been a number of sightings around the city, particularly in the northwest. Coyotes play a valuable role in our ecosystem, and we
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Grants available from Tree Canada

Check out the available grants:

The Cookies Are Coming!

They’re chocolate… and vanilla… and very tasty!  Watch for Girl Guide cookies being sold in your neighbourhood in March and April, and please buy some if you can!  By supporting Girl Guide cookie sales, you are supporting the amazing Girl Guide programs we have right here in our Sarcee Hills District. Girl Guide programs for
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