Rink Hours for 2017/18

Opens in November – more information on the McCauley Community League Facebook page and website. Helmets & skates are available to use free of charge, thanks to Sports Central. Staff supervision provided by the KIDS organization (with thanks).

Weekday Hours: Monday – Friday 4 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday: 4 – 7:00 p.m. Family & Public skate.
7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Open Ice Shinny hockey (all ages).

Weekend Hours: Saturday & Sunday: 2 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday/Sunday: 2 – 6 p.m. Family & Public skate.
6 – 8 p.m. Open Ice shinny hockey (all ages).

Special Programming: Learn to skate! Free drop-in for all ages! Run by the City of Edmonton. Starts in January for six weeks. Dates/Times TBA.

Special events: McCauley Cup (hockey game with EPS):
December. Date/Time TBA.

Third Annual MCL New Year’s Eve Family Skating Party:
December 31, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Family Day Skating Party: Monday, February 19, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Note: The rink will be closed on Dec. 24, 25, & January 1.The rink will close if the temperature drops below -25 with a wind-chill or for snowstorms. (Check the MCL’s Facebook page for closures.)

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Neighbourhood Views

  • Viphalay Celebrates 10 Years in McCauley – Lily Mounma of Viphalay cuts a cake during the restaurant’s celebration of its tenth anniversary of its McCauley location at the end of September. The restaurant is located at 10724 95 Street. Janis Irwin

  • Harvest Market and Movie in the Park – On September 30, Giovanni Caboto Park was transformed into a Harvest Market during the day, with a variety of goods and crafts for sale, as well as entertainment. In the evening, the park became an outdoor movie theatre, with the film “Life is Beautiful” shown on a large screen. The events were organized by the Viva Italia group. Leif Gregersen

  • Harvest Market and Movie in the Park – On September 30, Giovanni Caboto Park was transformed into a Harvest Market during the day, with a variety of goods and crafts for sale, as well as entertainment. In the evening, the park became an outdoor movie theatre, with the film “Life is Beautiful” shown on a large screen. The events were organized by the Viva Italia group. Leif Gregersen

  • Harvest Market and Movie in the Park – On September 30, Giovanni Caboto Park was transformed into a Harvest Market during the day, with a variety of goods and crafts for sale, as well as entertainment. In the evening, the park became an outdoor movie theatre, with the film “Life is Beautiful” shown on a large screen. The events were organized by the Viva Italia group. Leif Gregersen

  • Teresa Spinelli Receives Alumni Award  – Italian Centre owner and McCauley resident Teresa Spinelli received an Alumni Honour Award from the University of Alberta on September 25. She is pictured receiving the award from University of Alberta President and Vice Chancellor David H. Turpin. Akemi Matsubuchi Photography

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