16430 – 97 Ave.

489-7571 March 2013
www.facebook.com / glenwood community or www.glenwoodcommunityleague.com

Spring Break Camp for the Kids at Glenwood Community Hall
Phone 311 to register. See poster page 3

Making Glenwood Community Better and Better!
Your Glenwood Executive welcome you and all your neighbours to come out to the Glenwood Tea and AGM on Sunday April 14 at 1pm. Everyone is welcome to share their ideas for activities, events and suggestions for improving our beautiful community. We will be looking at how we have grown over the past year and what new and exciting things we are looking forward to in 2013-2014. The Annual General meeting (AGM) is for all residents, including those in apartments, condos and houses. The Glenwood boundaries are from 156 Street West to 170 Street and from 95 Avenue North to Stony Plain Road.

Glenwood Dates to Remember:
Tuesday Evenings : Euchre (pg.2) Wednesday Evenings : Dance Fitness (pg.3) Sundays 4-6: Free Swim with community league membership Saturday March 2: Scrapbooking (pg.2) Friday March 8 : Galaxyland event with Community Youth Club (pg.2) March 25 to 28 Spring Break Camp (pg.3) Sunday April 6: Community Hall Work Bee (pg.2) Sunday April 14, 1pm : Annual General Meeting and Tea Friday April 26, 7pm: Ultimate Capture the flag event with Community Youth Club (pg.2) Saturday, September 7 : Party in the Park

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SKATING RINK Closed February 28 for the Season
Many of our young residents took the learn to skate lessons this year and many more residents had many hours of fun. Thanks to our rink staff for a job well done!

Love scrapbooking or card making?
Join us for a fun & creative day free of distractions! This event will take place at the Glenwood Community Hall on Saturday March 2nd from 10 am to 6pm. You will be provided with:  Your own 6 foot table- plenty of work space!  lunch, snacks and beverages  access to my stamps, ink pads, Cricut machine Registration for the Scrapbooking Day is $20. Contact Katherine @ kewchuk@telus.net for all the details!

Tuesday Night Euchre
Euchre is a "trick-taking" card game played in groups of 4 with partners. Join us for Euchre EVERY Tuesday night at the Glenwood Community Hall. Games begin at 7 pm.

Hall Rental
See our website at www.glenwoodcommunityleague.com and go to the Hall rental tab for photos and prices

Junior High Students: Community Youth Club March 8 will be a Galaxyland family event. $15 tickets. On April 26 don't miss the Ultimate capture the flag at West Meadows Baptist Church - $5 from 7 to 10 pm. Combination between dodge ball and capture the flag using nerf darts, black lights, furniture fortresses and much more. For more info or any questions please contact Andrew Haws email: andrew@westmeadows.org or cell 780-909-873

Work Bee April 6 at Glenwood Community Hall
Please plan to participate in a work bee at the hall to do some miscellaneous repairs and clean up.

The YWCA Edmonton invites you to join in sending YWCA Wonderful Woman Art Cards to celebrate women the week of March 4th, 2013.
Please see this link: http://www.ywcaofedmonton.org/honour-wonderful-women or go to this website: www.ywcaofedmonton.org and look at the Honour Wonderful Women header to see how YOU can make a difference.

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Glendale School 9812 – 161 Street
Glendale School has been educating the students of the Glenwood community for 60 years.  committed to working with students and parents to provide the best education possible for all students. full day Kindergarten and regular elementary prog. for Grades 1 - 6. 'district site' for students from the west end of the city for Opportunity prog. in Grades 4 - 6. SmartBoards in each classroom each student from Grades 2 to 6 has full time access to a laptop computer in his or her classroom. “Leader In Me” school working to bring out the best in all students through leadership and accountability. “Apple School” to focus on improving student nutrition and active living. resolved to make students well rounded learners and contributing members of the school and community.

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Dance Fitness
Every Wednesday - 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. No pre-registration necessary – Drop-in fee: ONLY $5/person Non-traditional Zumba, Upbeat dancing, Aerobics, Fun Music Bring a towel, bottle of water, indoor running shoes Glenwood Community Hall located at: 16430 – 97 Ave.

Please feel free to contact the school should you have any questions:

Phone: 780-489-4300
Will Deys, Principal

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What Happens when Glenwood Grows?
The ARP (Area Redevelopment Plan)
  What do you want for the future of Glenwood? What should future housing options look like and where should they be located? How can future development investment be guided to maximize benefits to our neighbourhood? These questions are being asked now, in the creation of an Area Redevelopment Plan (ARP), and statutory document which will guide how Glenwood, its homes, its housing options, its commercial areas and amenities, will redevelop over the coming years, and even decades. How can you get involved? To start, just send us an email or give us a call. Get in the loop so that you know what is happening and when the meetings are taking place. Enter into discussions with your neighbours and think about what this neighbourhood means to you and your family and how you would like it to grow and mature. For more information, visit

League Executive 2012-2013
VICE PRESIDENT SECRETARY TREASURER MEMBERSHIP DIRECTOR FACILITY DIRECTOR Gary Racich (489-6236) Clayton Johnson Janet McKinney Harriet Fortuin Michele Bugera

Charlotte Larsen



Dody Lowe


Al Hermary Beth Kent

and get yourself set up on the mailing lists.

Phone: 780-489-7571 www.facebook.com/glenwood community or www.glenwoodcommunityleague.com

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