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Wine & Beer Tasting – October 12, 7-11 pm

VR Wine and the SCA proudly presents Fall Favorites.  Enjoy three light courses with beer and wine pairings while enjoying live music by Jed Teigen. First course: TBD Second course:  TANDOORI CHICKEN BHARTA  with Saffron Rice (Provided by Green Chili) This Gluten Friendly Boneless Tandoori Chicken is marinated in Plain Yogurt, Paprika, Ginger Garlic, Salt, Vegetable Oil
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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

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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Cannabis Presentation: Thursday, November 15, 7-9 pm – DATE ADDED

As our October 24 presentation is full, we have added a second date. Cannabis and Calgary’s Youth: How to help young people make an informed and responsible choice The legalization of marijuana is just around the corner.  As adults, we play an important role in supporting our City’s youth in making smart decisions surrounding its
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Design Your Mature Yard Workshop – Tuesdays, October 16, 23 & 30, 6:30-9pm

Not sure what to do with your mature yard?? Learn how to create a well-thought-out, beautiful and functional yard plan in this multi-day workshop. When: Tuesdays, October 16, October 23 and October 30. Time: 6:30 to 9:00 pm Location: Strathcona Christie Aspen Community (SCA) Association, 277 Strathcona Dr SW, Calgary Homeowners will work on plans
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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.   

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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Calling all Gardeners – Join us October 4!

GET INVOLVED with revitalization and maintenance of the Strathcona entrance.  Have fun volunteering once or twice each month (or when you can) from May to early October.  Volunteers meet the first Thursday of each month for an hour or two – at 7:00 pm at the Strathcona entrance.  Marlene Fritzler and Colleen Flegal welcome volunteers
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City News

ReDirect Youth Innovation Group

The Calgary Police Service and Calgary Neighbourhoods are launching the first ReDirect Youth Innovation Group (YIG) starting October 16, 2018. YIG is a collection of youth, age 16-19, who are engaged in the community, are creative and want to make Calgary an even better place to live. Youth who participate in YIG will receive a
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Upcoming Events at Bow Cliff Seniors

Fun Casino Night – Saturday, October 6, 6-9 pm Fun Casino Night Fall 2018 Clothing Sale – Saturday, October 27, 8 am – 3 pm Clothing Sale 2018 For more information, visit:

Babysitting & Home Alone Courses – Upcoming Dates

Home Alone Course (Thursdays, 6-8pm): Oct 18, Nov 1, Dec 20 Babysitting & Home Alone Courses (Sundays): Oct 14, 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
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Haunted Calgary Ready to Unleash Terror Again – October 26, 27, 31

Haunted Calgary’s approximately 10,000 square foot walk-through haunted yard attraction has been designed, built, and operated by volunteers for the enjoyment of the community for over 25 years.  With a cast of approximately 60 actors, some Hollywood-scale animatronic monsters, and uniquely handcrafted sets, the attraction is guaranteed to be a new experience each year.  
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West Calgary Ring Road Information Sessions: Sept 11, 12 & 29

In July 2018, the Alberta Government announced funding for the West Calgary Ring Road (WCRR). This is the last section of construction work needed to complete the Calgary Ring Road, which will provide more than 100 km of free-flow travel around the city once complete.   Construction will start in 2019 and be completed in
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13th Annual Marda Loop Justice Film Festival: November 13-18, 2018

The festival will be held at 3 different Calgary locations and will feature a wide variety of films.  Admission is FREE! The final schedule will be announced mid October and will be updated on our website:  

Volunteers Needed for Dr. Roberta Bondar Fundraising Casino – November 15 & 16

Dr Roberta Bondar School is in need of volunteers for their fundraising Casino. 16 volunteers are needed for various shifts at the Cowboys Casino on November 15 and 16th.  Volunteers must be 18 years or older with a valid photo ID  For more information or to volunteer, please reply to Jackie Laviolette at:   

Bow Valley Music Club Presents: Steve Pineo – October 13

Steve Pineo & Band Plays Elvis: Steve Pineo’s Elvis show is a tribute to Presley-The-King’s career, with its ground-breaking and history changing music. Steve Pineo is not an impersonator but plays Elvis’s best music from the Sun Studios to Las Vegas with Steve’s crack band laying down the groove and the Heebee Jeebees doing note
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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