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Spaghetti Dinner & Movie – January 26, 6pm

EVERYONE WELCOME!  Doors open at 5:45pm and dinner will be served at 6pm followed by a movie at 7pm.  Catering provided by Mountain Rose Catering.  This event will be limited to the first 250 people and is free to SCA Members.  Memberships will be available at the event. Enjoy free cup of DAVIDs TEA at
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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

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

Family Day Winter Festival – February 19, 12-3pm – Volunteers Needed!

  This year, the SCA is partnering with the Springbank Hill Community Association to host a Family Day Winter Festival.  With the support of the City of Calgary and the GetMovingYYC initiative we will be showcasing floor curling in addition to skating and other family friendly activities.  We invite residents of both communities to join
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Bobcat & Cougar Spotted in Strathcona

Updated December 23 A cougar was spotted entering the ravine by John Costello on Monday, December 11 around 3pm.   This was confirmed by City of Calgary employees. In addition, a bobcat has been spotted in the yards that back onto the ravine across from John Costello. If you just catch a brief glimpse, and it
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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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Wine & Chocolate Tasting – February 23, 7pm

  Join us for this fun – adult only – evening!  Sommelier, Sheila Person, will lead us through pairings of chocolates from Bernard Callebaut with wines from VR Wines. We will begin the evening with pizza, so guests can then enjoy their wine and dessert.  After the wine tasting we will have a cheese station
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SCA Winter Class Registration Open

Adult Art Classes – INFO Bridge Lessons – Advanced Card Play – INFO Older Adult Chair Yoga – INFO Line Dance –  INFO Tai Chi – DROP IN – INFO

City News

Glendale Family Snow Day – Feb 3

Family Snow Day: 2-5pm 3rd Annual Winter Classic Hockey Game: 4:30-6:30pm Dinner & Dance: 7pm See attached for more info: Glendale Family Snow Day Event

Bow Valley Music Club Presents: Alberta Night (January 27, 2018)

The Travelling Mabels are about as “Albertan” as you would expect. With great originals and some tasty covers, The Mabels have established themselves as one of the most engaging and entertaining acts around Alberta or anywhere. The O’Pears are a contemporary folk trio made up of Lydia Persaud, Jill Harris and Meg Contini. These three
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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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The Memory Cafe – Wednesday Jan 17, 24 & 31, 1-3pm, First Lutheran Church

The Memory Café is a safe and social gathering space for your loved one touched by dementia, their family member, caregiver or friend. Join us for coffee or tea in a warm and welcoming environment. No Speaker/ No Agenda / No Program An opportunity to meet people, build friendship, & embrace the journey together. All
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Message from Calgary Police Service: Operation Cold Start


The Good Food Box Mission The Good Food Box makes top-quality, fresh food available in a way that does not stigmatize people, fosters community development and promotes healthy eating.   What is the Good Food Box? The Good Food Box (GFB) is a program under the Community Kitchen Program of Calgary whereby you can purchase
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Southwest Calgary Ring Road Sessions

Alberta Transportation and KGL Constructors would like to take this opportunity to highlight a couple upcoming engagement opportunities that will provide additional information on the progress of the Southwest Calgary Ring Road (SWCRR). The last public information sessions for the SWCRR were held in June 2017 and the next sessions are planned for the first
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Springbank Hill CA Casino – February 6 & February 7

Our sister Community Association, Springbank Hill, is desperately short of volunteers for their upcoming Casino. If you can help, please contact Fiona Christiaansen at The casino will provide much needed funds for the development of the community land located on the south side of 26th Avenue beside Valleyview Church. No prior experience is required
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Together In Movement and Exercise (TIME™)

The March of Dimes is offering a new program in Calgary called Together In Movement and Exercise (TIME™), a community-based program welcoming people with balance and mobility challenge to exercise.  Our classes will be held at 3639 26 Street NE, Calgary, from January 25 – March 24, 2018. The TIME™ program is ideal for any adults with balance and mobility
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De-Clutter & Downsize in the New Year

Start the new year off on a positive note!  Amica at Aspen Woods is hosting a presentation by Terry Brown of Relocate Stress Free Inc. Terry will share simple steps you can implement right away to start the de-cluttering & downsize process! Wednesday, January 24 @ 2:30-3:30pm 10 Aspenshire Drive SW Call 403-240-4404 by Jan.
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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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Babysitting & Home Alone Courses – February 4, 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: