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Community League Walking Program: Leadership Training

The Active Recreation Officer at EFCL is looking for 1-2 Senior volunteers, or in the demographic of 50+, who would be interested in taking Urban Poling Training for June 15 at no cost.
 
The Urban Poling Leadership Training is facilitated by a qualified Urban Poling instructor and myself, to equip community league members with the knowledge and skills necessary to lead the program in their local communities, and teach community volunteers how to use the Urban Poles. It is free and we provide all the resources, guides and manuals to start up a successful walking program. Crestwood Community League would also get 3 sets of free Urban Poling poles for their league program. Participating in the training encourages seniors to play an important role in their communities by participating in, and leading community activities. Lunch and refreshments provided.
 
Another session will be held on September 14. More information regarding the training and to Register is found at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/introduction-to-community-walking-leadership-training-tickets-61941551849.
 
To learn more about the Community League Walking Program and to sign-up for this training, visit EFCL Walking Program Page at https://efcl.org/events–projects/league-walking-program/.

Big Bin Event -May 25th from 10am to 7pm

If you would like to help us with the joint Laurier/Crestwood Big Bin Event please sign up below.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfK4NBBpitMOVYgo4dJH5mjuFD00Ve2iwxXtFj8nt3JOp14nA/

Crestwood Pop-Up Play

Crestwood Skating Club

Dear Crestwood Families,
 
School is out in 7 weeks! We are all geared up for our August Summer Hockey Camps and Learn to Skate Programs. Has your child mastered level 3 in our Basic Skating Class and interested in trying something NEW? We are offering an Introduction to FIGURE SKATING Camp this August alongside our other programming.
 
Check out all Crestwood has to offer this August: http://www.skatecrestwood.ca/programs. We hope to see you there!
 
Crestwood Skating Club
 
*Fall/Winter Program registration updates coming soon…

Screening of Screenagers: Growing Up In The Digital Age

Lynnwood Community League are hosting a screening of “Screenagers: Growing Up In The Digital Age” at the Lynnwood Elementary School on Tuesday June 4th, 6:30pm – 8:00pm. This film is suitable for anyone 10 years and older.
 
Screenagers is “an award winning film that probes into the vulnerable corners of family life and depicts messy struggles over social media, video games, and academics. The film offers solutions on how we can help our kids navigate the digital world. Through poignant, and unexpectedly funny stories, along with surprising insights from authors, psychologists, and brain scientists, Screenagers reveals how tech time impacts kids’ development and offers solutions on how adults can empower kids to best navigate the digital world and find balance”.
 
We are selling tickets are $7.50 + fees, should any monies be raised after paying the licensing fee it will go towards our future playground upgrades.
 
 
 

HIKE for Pilgrims Hospice

The HIKE takes place on Sunday May 5. It starts at Pilgrims and walks through the McKinnon Ravine.

 

 

 

We are calling a Special General Meeting for Thursday, May 9 at 7pm.
We will be adding a few Director Positions, updating the name of some existing positions, and updating the language to gender neutral wording in our bylaws (as well as a few other updates).

Board Position Available!

Crestwood Community Board is looking for a Secretary! The role won’t officially begin until 2020, but we would like to have the individual job shadow our current Secretary to learn the ropes!  If you are interested in this position contact President@cclboard.ca to find out more information.

Edmonton-Riverview Candidate Forum

Parkview Community League is pleased to host a Candidates forum for the Edmonton-Riverview riding. Come down to the Parkview Community Hall on Sunday April 7th, at 6:30 P.M. to listen to your Candidates take questions that have been submitted prior to the event as well as taking some questions from the floor. Each Candidate has been offered an invitation to attend the event, as of this time our confirmed guests our:

United Conservative Party – Kara Barker
Independent – Rob Bernshaw
Alberta Independence Party – Corey MacFadden
Alberta Party – Katherine O’Neill
Alberta NDP – Lori Sigurdson

If you would like to submit a question, please send it to Edm.Riverview.Forum2019@gmail.com. We will post potential questions here on Facebook with a poll. If you want to hear that question asked, click yes. This will help us gauge the level of interest and select the more popular questions.

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