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You're Invited to the 8th Annual 'Miracle on 34th Street' Block Party

For the 8th year, these dedicated Killarney-Glengarry residents are holding their block party - and you're invited! Come and meet your neighbours at this great event.

  • WHEN: Saturday September 10, 3-10pm
  • WHERE: The intersection of 34th St and 30th Ave SW
  • WHAT: Live music, face painting, bike decorating, bouncy castle and more
  • WHO: You and your family and friends!

Everyone is welcome at this fun, family-friendly event. Bring along your own lawn chair and feel free to bring dinner to frill on the BBQ. There will also be food for sale - pulled pork on a bun, hot dogs and Spolumbo's chicken sausages.

Admission is $10 per adult/teen (children 12 and under are free). This is NOT a money-making event. Your admission charge is there simply to cover the city permits, barricade rental, activities (bouncy castle/facepainter), plus juice and pop for the kids, and condiments for the grills.

For more information, email the organizers or call Rob Koski (403 246 3372) or Laura Moore (403 282 8966).

Check out their poster here and spread the word!

 

FREE Family Golf Event at Shaganappi - REGISTRATION REQUIRED

The Shaganappi Golf Course is proud to offer a great community event for kids on Sunday July 24! IMPORTANT: Spaces are LIMITED to 10 children, so you must register by Tuesday July 19. Event and registration details are below:

  • Date: Sunday July 24, 1.30-3pm
  • Location: Shaganappi Golf Course
  • Ages: suitable for kids aged 6 - 15 yrs (plus a parent needs to attend to supervise)
  • Maximum participants per session = 10 (this is a FIRST COME FIRST SERVED opportunity so if we receive more than 10 participants we will need to waitlist you. See below for registration details)

This event is designed to bring families and communities together and get you all involved in an activity with golf instruction on the driving range and putting green. Participants will receive instruction from CPGA certified Professional Instructors and receive golf incentives and giveaways at the end of the session. A program leader will be on site to help facilitate each session.

Clubs will be provided if needed, or you can bring your own.

It doesn't matter if you're new to the sport - here's a great way to get started and meet other families within your community!

REGISTRATION:

To register, email admin@killarneyglengarry.com by noon on Tuesday July 19.

Please provide the following details:

  • Child's name
  • Child's age
  • Previous golf experience?
  • Will you need clubs or bring your own?

 

 

 

FREE Lawnchair Theatre event in Shaganappi

Looking for a fun family night out? Check out the FREE 'Lawnchair Theatre' event on July 28th:

The City of Calgary’s Lawnchair Theater series is coming to Shaganappi this summer! So pack up your lawnchair and enjoy a show in the great outdoors!

This is a FREE, family-friendly event for Shaganappi and neighbouring communities. The program consists of 2 acts of 45 mins, with a 15 min break in between. Refreshments will be provided.

Act 1: Kate Ryan – hula-hoop artist and acro-dancer Act 2: Rick Hertert – singalong for kids

Date: Thursday July 28th 2016 Time: 6:00-8:00pm Venue: Outdoors by the Shaganappi Community Hall, 2516 14th Ave SW

This event is FREE and no booking is required

Come join the fun! Bring your lawnchair & tell your friends!

Kids' Easter Egg Hunt - Sunday March 27

All welcome! Bring the family and hunt for eggs in the drypond by the Hall. Be at the Hall (2828 28th St SW) on Sunday March 27 for a 1.30pm start to the hunt, and dress appropriately for the outdoors. There will be a separate 'mini-hunt' for little kids in the playground next to the Hall, with the main event on the drypond. The Hall will be open from 1-3pm, with crafts inside for all ages.

This is a FREE event. For more community events, see our calendar here.

Killarney Summerfest, 2015

Our Summerfest 2015 event on Saturday July 25 was a huge success! Check out our Facebook album for some of the great memories made this year. With local vendors, live musicians, food and a Wild Rose beer garden, the day could never have happened without huge amounts of donated time and effort. SPECIAL THANKS to our organizers who put in countless hours of work to pull it off:

  • Director of Engagement - Antony Brozinic
  • Director of Facilities - Kyle Mendritzki
  • Event Coordinator - Cortney Steinwand
  • PLUS: many more volunteers on the day of the event including our friends and partners from the Richmond Knob Hill Community Association

We'd also like to thank the bands and live musicians, as well as the DJs and all the vendors who helped make the day so great. And a big thank you Jonathon R Driscoll for taking all the great photos.

Let us know what you thought of the day - any suggestions for next year? Just post a comment. Thanks!