Fire Prevention Week 2020

Michelle Mak Daily Life, Fun Facts, Newcomer Information

Fire Prevention Week is this week from October 4 – 10. During this week, City of Calgary is bringing attention to cooking fires. These are fires that typically start from overheated cooking oil or food left cooking on the stove unattended. Here are some tips from the City of Calgary. Make sure you never leave cooking unattended Use timers to …

How-to & Smart Tips – Behind the Scenes

Rebecca Scheiris Daily Life, Fun Facts, Newcomer Information

The “Smart Tips” series has come far since it started, over a year ago. The project started with research to find out what topics newcomers wanted to learn and has become nine completed videos with six more on the way. The videos have reached thousands of Alberta newcomers. The project goal was to inform newcomers with relatable, real situational videos, …