Calgary Drive Thru Ribfest

Michelle Mak Community, Daily Life

From September 11 – 13, 2020, Calgary will be have a drive thru Ribfest everyday from 11 AM – 9 PM. Proceeds from the event will go towards supporting local charities. This event will be safe and follow all Alberta guidelines. The Ribfest will have 4 award winning BBQ teams will be in attendance serving ribs, pulled pork, chicken, sausage, …

New Programs at the Alex Community Food Centre

Michelle Mak Community, Newcomer Information, Updates

There are new programs at the Alex Community Food Centre! Meals to Go Program happening Tuesdays (1pm-3pm) and Fridays (10am-12pm) where anyone can join to get a FREE meal kit including healthy frozen meals and fresh food. Walk-in and drive up options are available (reserved for those with mobility needs) and there is no pre-registration required Outdoor Market and Community …

Duhaa Care Packages for Those in Need

Lisa Cai Community, Daily Life, Settlement & Community News, Settlement News, Updates

Duhaa Foundation will be delivering care packages to those in need. Each household will receive one free care package. The care package will contain Bread fresh produce hot food (chicken and rice) To request a care package, please fill out this online form: https://forms.gle/hYykZwSLTK5vAeUo8 and wait for their response by email. You will be informed whether your request can be …

Calgary Stampede 2020 Celebration Plan

Lisa Cai Community, Newcomer Information, Updates

Calgary Stampede’s roots are traced back to 1886 when the Calgary District and Agricultural Society held the first Exhibition. Stampede had never been canceled since it became an annual event nearly a century ago. This year, due to COVID-19, we won’t be able to celebrate Stampede in traditional ways, but we can still keep the Stampede spirit alive! The Calgary …