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Creating a Dog Safe Garden

Oct 17th, 2017 | By

Do you want to keep your neighborhood clean by allowing your dog to use your garden as a play area? The garden is a great place to let your dog run around, play and dig but is it safe for your pet? The beautiful plants and colorful flowers you have spent years taming may not
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Tips for using your blue, green and black carts

Oct 10th, 2017 | By

Now that Calgarians are able to recycle and compost all year-long, it’s important to put items in the right carts. Here are a few tips to follow:   Green Cart Every little bit counts! Plate scrapings, fruit pits, bones, egg shells and sauces can all be composted. Is your green cart full? Put extra leaves
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Workshop: Understanding and Preparing for Retirement

Oct 2nd, 2017 | By

Explore retirement within the context of both traditional and current models, as well as the concepts of change and transition and implications on planning a successful retirement. Explore 15 factors in key life arenas of family, relationships, work/career, leisure and spirituality to help better understand your preparedness for retirement planning. If you are retired, or
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Cleaning up the yard is easier with your green cart

Oct 2nd, 2017 | By

  This fall, enjoy the convenience of using your green cart as you get your yard and garden ready for winter.  Leaves, pine cones, branches (up to 6” in diameter and 4 feet in length), old annuals and pumpkins can all go in the green cart for weekly collection and will be turned into nutrient
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Reduce your plastic use for Waste Reduction Week: October 16-22

Oct 2nd, 2017 | By

Did you know that small plastic items can’t be recycled in your blue cart? They are too small to be sorted properly at the recycling facility. By reducing your use of these plastics you can help reduce plastic litter, keep plastics out of our waterways and protect our wildlife.   Straws: Straws suck! When ordering
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Bow Valley Music Club Presents: Rose & The Riveters (October 28)

Sep 13th, 2017 | By

Opening act is Calgary’s Coyote Moon. *This is an 18+ event. Doors open at 7:00 PM, opening act at 7:50 PM, and closing act will start at approximately 9:00 PM. Coyote Moon (AB): Coyote Moon is a six-piece band featuring four vocalists and one of western Canada’s best guitarists, Dave Hamilton. Bow Valley Music Club provides an opportunity for the
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Waste & Recycling Services update: Leaf & Pumpkin program update, garbage day reminders and more

Aug 7th, 2017 | By

Never miss a collection day – Get a reminder every week We know life is busy, so when it’s time to put your carts out for collection we’ll remind you. Enjoy the convenience of getting a reminder along with useful tips for using your green, blue and black carts. Sign up for free collection day
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Upcoming Cooking Classes with Poppy Innovations for Children 4-9 years and Youth ages 15+

Jul 29th, 2017 | By

Cooking With Colours A colourful plate is a healthy plate! In this class, children and their parent will develop cooking skills to prepare a recipe highlighting produce of a different colour each class. This cooking class is geared for ages 4-9 with an adult. Oct.19, 6-7pm: The Colour Orange – African Yam Peanut Soup Nov 9, 6-7pm: The Colour
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Healthy Aging Lab

Jun 16th, 2017 | By

Are you 50 years of age or older? If yes, we would like to know how you are planning for growing older. The study involves answering some questions online or in person. To complete the study online, go to: http://psych.ucalgary.ca/healthyaging If you would prefer to be interviewed in person, please contact: Calandra Speirs P: 403-826-8433
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Update on Bow Trail Widening and Intersection Upgrades Project

Jun 11th, 2017 | By

As part of the Bow Trail widening project, interim improvements will be made to the intersection of Bow Trail and 85 Street S.W. These improvements include extending the southbound left turning lane on 85 Street north of Bow Trail and adding a second westbound left turning lane on Bow Trail. Construction is scheduled to begin in
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