UPDATE: April 19, 2017: Canada 150 OPEN HOUSE this Sunday April 23 1:00 to 3:00pm in the SACA Main Hall! Share YOUR ideas for how we should come together as a community and celebrate this once in a lifetime sesquicentennial event! Other upcoming events: Annual Pathway Clean-Up (Sat Apr 22- 9am), Community Clean Up Day (Sat Apr 29- 9am to 2pm), Laugh & Learn (Thurs May 4- 1pm & Weds May 10- 7pm) and Jane’s Walk (Sat May 6- 10am).
April 7, 2017: Looking to help support our community by volunteering? SACA is seeking Volunteers of all ages for the Annual Ravine and Pathway Clean Up (April 22), Community Clean Up Day (April 29), Bubble Gum Boogie (May 26) and Stampede Breakfast (July 9). To learn more about these and other volunteer opportunities please visit our Volunteers page.
March 29, 2017: Please join us this Sunday for SACA’s AGM 1pm in the Main Hall complementary Childcare & Refreshments! Provide us with feedback on how we’re doing, and join us for the opportunity to look to the future at what more we can do to improve our community.
March 1, 2017: Mayor Nenshi has proclaimed March Community Association Awareness Month! Follow along all month to learn what SACA does for Scenic Acres #howwillYOUbepartofit. The largest of SACA’s two out door rinks is OPEN! It’s days are numbered, so come on out and enjoy this community amenity while it lasts!
Feb 22, 2017: We’re planning a Canada 150 Celebration! Share your ideas on how we should celebrate by completing our survey: www.surveymonkey.com/r/SACA150. Spring Sports Registration is ON NOW! Click HERE to learn more.
Feb 20, 2017: Family Day Skate TODAY! 1:45 to 3:45pm at the Crowchild Twin Arena on the Blue Rink. No sticks/pucks just skating and complementary Hot Chocolate! Shinny at the SACA ODR will be pending ice conditions/temperature. Could turn into Ball Hockey in the Parking Lot!
Feb 6, 2017: Snow Route Parking Ban in effect from 6pm today for at least 72 hours while City crews clear away the snow. The affected roads in Scenic Acres are Scenic Acres Drive and Scurfield Drive. Reminder Spring Sports Registrations are OPEN for: Norwest Rec. Soccer, Beach Volleyball, West Valley Slo-Pitch. SAWS: Women’s soccer will open February 13th and Adult Slo-Pitch with open March 1st. Please note the Adult Slo-Pitch League is looking for one new team to join the league. Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if you would be interested in forming a team.
Feb 1, 2017: Looking for the latest on the new Francophone school? Click here for regular updates. Laugh & Learn on Thursday Feb 2nd at 1pm: Here’s your chance to let us know what topics interest you and what you’d like to learn more about. Family Day Celebrations Monday Feb 20 1:45 to 3:45pm at SACA’s Outdoor Rinks and the Blue Rink at Crowchild Twin. Volunteers WANTED for the Family Day Skate as well as our Canada 150 Organizing Committee! Click here to learn more. SACA Outdoor Rinks remain open weather permitting; please remember to adhere to all signs.
Jan 1, 2017: Happy New Year!!! What are your resolutions this year? If one of them is exercise, SACA can help: Winter Programs. If one is to get to know more people in the community, SACA can help: Community Events. If one is to give back to your community, SACA can help: Volunteer Opportunities. Lastly, if one is to support your community, SACA can help: Purchase a SACA Membership. SACA is a not for profit society funded solely through Membership sales and Fundraising. Your purchase/renewal of your SACA Memberships goes a long way to making Scenic Acres a great place to live!
Dec 17, 2016: SACA’s two outdoor rinks are now OPEN!!!! Please enjoy the rinks between the hours of 9am and 9pm and obey all signage posted at the rinks. Periodically the rinks may have to be closed for maintenance/warm weather. If you can spare a few hours to help maintain the rinks please sign up for shifts at: www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4eaaab2aa2fb6-201617.
Dec 06, 2016: Development Permit to build seniors housing at 8720 Scurfield Drive NW has been approved by the City of Calgary. Residents wanting to appeal this decision have until Thursday December 15 to file their appeal. To learn more please click here. Limited tickets for this Saturday’s Breakfast with Santa are available call 403.547.9589 to purchase tickets; just $8 for adults, children are FREE! Join us for a Christmas Tea and Sing-a-long Thursday Dec. 15 from 1 to 3pm. RSVP to email@example.com or 403.547.9589
Nov 24, 2016: Join us Saturday for our annual Christmas Craft Sale from 10am to 3:30pm 24 vendors selling a wide variety of Arts and Crafts throughout our facility. Parents, Grandparents call 403-547-9589 for tickets to our Dec 10 Breakfast with Santa. Join us tonight for an Information Meeting about the proposed Revera Senior’s Housing Development 7:00 to 8:00pm in the Palmer Boardroom. Laugh and Learn about financial tips for Seniors including a look at Reverse Mortgages and other options for financing your retirement, Thursday Dec 1, 1 to 2pm at SACA!
Nov 17, 2016: Join us Saturday for our annual Christmas Shopping Extravaganza from 11am to 3pm 23 vendors selling a wide variety of products and services will be showcasing in the Main Hall and Palmer Boardroom. It’s not too late to call 403-547-9589 for tickets to tomorrow’s Bubble Gum Boogie. An Information Meeting about the proposed Revera Senior’s Housing Development is being held next Thursday November 24 from 7:00 to 8:00pm in the Palmer Boardroom.
Nov 3, 2016: Wine Tasting Social with appies and more 7:30pm tomorrow night! Colin co-owner of the Silver Springs Liquor Store will be bringing 15 different wines, beers and spirits for you to sample at our Wine Tasting event this Friday night. Call 403.547.9589 to purchase your tickets for this fun event! On Monday Nov. 7 we’ll be selling tickets for the Nov. 18 Bubble Gum Boogie as well as the two sittings of the Dec. 10th Breakfast With Santa. Mark your calendar with our upcoming Christmas Sales: Shopping Extravaganza Sat. Nov 19 11am to 3pm and the Craft Sale Sat. Nov 26 10am to 3:30pm.