Please fill out the feedback form below to add your voice. You community association 1st Vice-President, Ms. Karen Stevenson, will be attending the Calgary Police Commission Community Dinner event representing Deer Ridge. Your feedback will be collected and brought to the discussion.
Deer Ridge residents are welcome to join us tonight at monthly meeting. We have special guests; Urban Studies students from the University of Calgary!
In partnership with the Federation of Calgary Communities, the students are collaborating with communities to turn places into spaces. “Community associations will guide students in creating a placemaking project idea that addresses issues and opportunities for your community.”
The meeting is this evening March 19th, 2019 7:00 pm at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Room D (13811 Deer Ridge Drive SE). The church is located next to Don Bosco school parking lot. Enter through the church north doors (main entrance), turn right in the foyer and follow down the hallway to Room D.
Thank-you to Rev. David Dressler for the free use of meeting room.
Volunteer Call-out Playground Installation
The playground on Deerview Way SE is getting new equipment! To help save on costs, we are looking for volunteers to assist with the installation of equipment. The installation will take about 2-3 days, no experience is necessary. This is manual labour with supervision on-site to help guide everyone and ensure everything is safe and secure. The dates are not yet set however we are targeting late spring. Please contact us to express your interest!
Community Ice Rinks
Thank-you to all the volunteer rink rats for your efforts to maintain the ice rinks! So many skaters have been able to enjoy the rinks this season.
The Deer Ridge Annual Family Winter Skate was great fun with good turnout. Thank-you to Starbucks for donation of hot chocolate and coffee. Also thank-you to MLA Richard Gotfried for donation. The many volunteers helped to make this event happen. It was great fun to have so many families attend the event and both rinks busy with activity.
Deer Ridge Community Association Monthly Meeting
The next board meeting is:
Date & Time: Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Location: 13811 Deer Ridge Drive SE
Welcome to “Energizing Spaces” project University of Calgary Urban Studies students attending the meeting! This meeting location has been moved to Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd. Thank-you to Rev. David Dressler for the meeting space.
Your Board of Directors is recruiting for role of Secretary. This volunteer position requires only a few hours a month to attend monthly meetings and record minutes. Our current Secretary, Ms. Barb Chapin, does a fantastic job and will happily guide you along until you are ready to take over the reins. Attend a board meeting or contact us by email to introduce yourself.
Big thanks to Ms. Gertrud van der Mey for volunteering to be our new Newsletter coordinator!
Bring your family and friends out to the Deer Ridge Community Ice Rinks on Saturday January, 12, 2019 and have a wonderful afternoon of pleasure skating or join in on a pick-up game of hockey. Free Hot Chocolate and Hot Dogs. Hope to see you there.
Note: Please park on Deermont Way SE or in the Don Bosco School Parking Lot.