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Community Events and Activities

  • TRADITIONAL APPROACH TO HEALING – With Elder Russell Auger Feb. 3- March 23, 7:00-9:00 p.m. at e4c Alex Taylor School (9321 Jasper Ave.) A FREE 8 session course for people to explore an Indigenous path to mental health and recovery from addictions. Participants pursue healing using traditional approaches led by Russell Auger. All welcome! Snacks provided. Register: 780-784-3492
  • Condo For Rent – CONDO FOR RENT – 204, 10720-84 AVENUE EDMONTON,AB CALL: 780-456-5444         780-918-2475
  • Musical Mamas Society – We encourage, develop & support Women in the creation of Music. 8 FREE educational gatherings with open stage per year. 3rd Wed. of the month, Sept. -May (break in Dec.).  Parkdale Cromdale Community League 7-9 p.m.
  • TRADITIONAL APPROACH TO HEALING - SIT RECOVERY COURSE (OCT.-NOV.) – The AHS Recovery College in partnership with e4c Alberta, is offering recovery courses across Edmonton. One of such courses is an extension of The School for Indigenous Teachings. “Traditional Approach to Healing” is an eight week course which is lead by community Cree traditionalist instructor(s) in collaboration with Wellness workers. Location: e4c Alberta – Alex Taylor School Building (9321 Jasper Avenue) Dates/Times: Mondays* – Oct. 7th,  7 – 9 p.m. (*Tuesdays on long weekend weeks) Cost: No Cost** (Registration through … required**) For more info contact: / 780-424-2870
  • McCauley Apartments Office – Community Development – The e4c McCauley Apartments Office Staff, and Tenants Association volunteers welcome you to stop by for a cup of coffee, or call for information about our programs and initiatives. We are open weekly 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays. Please call and make sure the coffee is on for you! 9541- 1089A Ave, Suite B08 Phone: 780-424-2870
  • HANDYMAN – Based in McCauley. Odd jobs and maintenance. Call Richard for more information: (587) 921-8253 (24 hours).
  • PIANO LESSONS FOR FALL AND WINTER – Experienced and qualified piano teacher trained in the UK and Australia offers piano lesson for all ages. $60/hour or $50/45 minutes. Children/adults welcome. Please visit: Contact Kim: (780) 655-6618.
  • COMICS WANTED – Disabled adult looking for unwanted comic book/graphic novel collections. In exchange will donate to a children’s charity in your name and provide receipt. Some comics will also be donated where needed. (587) 920-8272.
  • YMCA Kick Off to Summer – at the Boyle Street Plaza Come for Popsicles, Punch and Popcorn June 25 from 3 to 7 p.m. Bouncy Castle, Pickleball, Collective Kitchens, Crafts, and more.
  • HOLIDAY BAKING COLLECTIVE KITCHENS – Boyle Street Plaza/YMCA Family Resource Centre 9538-103A Ave 780 426-9265 Holiday Baking Specialty Kitchens Saturday Dec 1st, 8th, and 15th Cost $50/participant U/G Parking $1/hr – access on 104 Ave between 95 St and 96 St
  • Camera / Photography Club – The Edmonton Photographic Historical Society is a camera / photography club open to the public. There is no charge to join and no cost to belong. We exist to promote the historical aspects of photography, the art and science of the processes, the equipment that was used and the photographers that made the images. If you are interested in any of these aspects, then this group is for you. We meet from 7:30-9 pm on the third Wednesday of each month at the Highlands Library, 6710 – 118 Avenue N.W., Edmonton AB T5B 0P3. The bus service is good, the parking is free, and the atmosphere is friendly. Put us on your Bucket List before it’s too late! 2018-2019 MEETING SCHEDULE November 21, 2018 MOVIE CAMERAS ETC.  December 19, 2018 CHRISTMAS DINNER MEETING (LOCATION TBA) January 16, 2019     HISTORIC COMPANIES February 20, 2019     MILESTONE EVENTS March 20, 2019       HISTORIC CAMERAS April 17, 2019 PHOTOGRAPHY BOOKS May 15, 2019 HISTORIC IMAGES June 19, 2019 PHOTO SHOOT OUTING (LOCATION TBA)     July & August 2019     SUMMER BREAK For more information about the Society please contact our Secretary / Treasurer by replying to this ad or send your email to Please visit, like, and share us at Facebook
  • ART LESSONS – Create beautiful paintings in ink. No experience necessary. In the heart of McCauley. For more info, email
  • WELLNESS WEDNESDAYS – Fun and friendly weekly workshops and activities, which help in our wellness! (A part of the Wellness Network) Hosted at McCauley Apartments, with easygoing and fun community members. Guest presenters and facilitators/instructors, outings and social engagement. Activities include: arts and crafts, games, group outings, music, financial empowerment workshops, community gardening, recreation, and more! Join in the fun! Time/Date: Wednesdays 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: McCauley Apartments (9541 108A Ave., Unit B08) For more info, please contact e4c McCauley Staff (780) 424-2870
  • STAY AND PLAY – Norwood Child and Family Resource Centre has started a new Stay and Play playgroup at the McCauley Boys and Girls Club on Tuesdays! This drop-in group will run from April 3 until June 19 and is for families with children aged 0-6. Join us from 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. to play with your child, meet new friends, and learn new fun activities in a fun environment! Please call (780) 471-3737 for more information on this or any of our other Stay and Play groups!
  • DIRTY CARS NO MORE – Dirty car or filthy work truck? NINJATEC DETAILING is my small business and I can detail your vehicles either at home in the BMC area or out of my garage in the west end. Prices are about half of what you’d pay at those “other” shops, and I’m a lot more picky and thorough than they are because I do it the old fashioned hotrod way….BY HAND!! (780) 566-2871 anytime…NINJATEC DETAILING – Make sure you check out my Facebook page!
  • MAJESTIC INK – Willing to do snow shoveling. Call with 24 hours’ notice. Seniors and residential area. Negotiable flat rate. Call Mo: 780-616-3941.
  • DROP-IN RECREATIONAL SOCCER – Weekly Recreational Soccer Fun! (Hosted by ICRW/e4c) Come alone or with friends to join in drop-in recreational soccer! Everyone is welcome and we play to have fun and to everyone’s ability. OUTDOOR Throughout Summer months (May/June-September) INDOOR Throughout Winter months (October -April) Time/Date: Tuesdays 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Indoor Location: Boyle Street Community YMCA Gym 10350 95 St., Edmonton Outdoors Location: Sacred Heart Church Park (9541 108 Ave.), Edmonton Weather and availability may affect locations. Please call or text if unsure: (587) 337-9860
  • Free Creative Writing Classes – 2-4 p.m. Thursdays during month of October @ Prosper Place (#215, 10106 111 Avenue) Perfect for those who are in need of healing through creative language expression. This is a terrific opportunity to find your writing voice through various creative forms of writing. Instruction by Mental Health Advocate and Professional Writer Leif Gregersen. Starting date: October 12 (Oct. 12, 19, 26, Nov. 2) For more info please contact: (780) 424-2870 or (780) 426-7861
  • Winter in Little Italy – November 12, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Too chilled to walk the paths of Little Italy? Then hop aboard a horse drawn carriage and tour Shops, Restaurants, and Heritage Buildings. Pick up your passport, collect your stamps, and enter to win a Made-in-McCauley Gift Basket!
  • Drop-in Dance/Movement Classes at Mile Zero Dance – Mile Zero Dance holds a number of drop-in dance/movement classes for movers of all experiences levels/ages. Mondays: Professional Technique (10-11:30am), Contact Improv (7-9pm). Tuesdays: Kids 6-10 (4:30-5:15pm), Toonie Yoga (5:30-6:45pm), Butoh (7-9pm). Wednesdays: Noguchi Taiso (10-11:30am). Thursdays: Preschool 3-5 (10-10:45am), Beginner Contemporary (5-6:15pm). Saturdays: House (7-9pm). Classes held at Spazio Performativo (10816-95 St). New faces are always welcome! For more info, visit:
  • Grieving Workshops – Nurturing the Flow of Love and Life Facilitated by Jonathan Hooton. A talking or healing circle approach will be used to provide a safe space for each participant to tell their story, if they want to, in a non-judgmental group. Location: McCauley Apartments Office, B08 9541-108A Avenue For more info please contact (780) 424-2870.
  • Street Prints Artist Collective – Creating opportunities for independent artists to market and sell. (Hosted by e4c/ICRW) Artists volunteering together to market and sell their works and prints at community events. Sale Materials Include: Original Paintings and Art, Prints, Cards, Calendars, and more! For more info please contact (780) 424-2870 or 780-288-1778 Facebook page: @streetprintscollective E-mail:
  • NEW MEMBERS WELCOME TO JOIN MCCAULEY CLUB – Kids from age 6 to 17 are invited join after school programs that run from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. Mon., Tues., Wed., & Fri., & from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thurs. Programs include arts & culture, physical activity, health & nutrition, academic support, life skills, and leadership. Drop in at 9425 109A Ave. or call (780) 822-2549 for details. Offered free of charge.
  • Piu Yum Recreation Club – Piu Yum Recreation Club Dancing, Exercise, and Singing Everyone is welcome, free admission Every Monday from 1:00 to 5:30 p.m. Boyle Street Community League 9538 – 103A Avenue, Edmonton
  • Musical Mamas Singer Songwriter Support Group for Women – A wonderful gathering of female singer/songwriters and industry professionals who meet monthly to inspire, support, develop, and expand musically. Held at the Boyle Street Plaza on the last Tuesday of each month 7-9 p.m. All Ages – Free For more information: (780) 807-5883
  • Comfy Collective Kitchen – Try out nutritious, inexpensive foods and easy recipes. Prepare three ready-to-eat meals to take home and enjoy lunch with the group. Saturday, April 9, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.$4 for lunch and 3 take-away portions $7.50 for lunch and 6 take-away portions For more info or to sign up call (780) 424-2870.
  • Daycare spaces – Not for Profit accredited Daycare and After School Care has openings for children 12 months to 12 years.  McCauley Community After School Care Association – contact
  • Edmonton Catholic Schools’ 100 Voices Pre-Kindergarten Programs – Genesis School, as part of Edmonton Catholic Schools’ 100 Voices Pre-Kindergarten program, offers programming for 3 and 4 year olds in unique City of Edmonton Recreation Centres and Attraction sites throughout the city. Sites include Commonwealth Recreation Centre, Central Lions, Valley Zoo, John Janzen Nature Centre, Muttart Conservatory, Kinsmen Sports Centre and many more!  For a complete list of locations and information on how to register for these exciting programs please go to or call 780-638-6810.
  • FREE KIDS COMPETITIVE SWIM PROGRAM – For kids ages 6 to 14 at Commonwealth Pool. Must be able to swim 25m unassisted. Must live within the McCauley boundary. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Contact Corrine @ (780) 421-1189 or
  • Local Author selling signed books – I’ve written a memoir of my life growing up with bipolar disorder,  as well as a collection of adventure stories and a poetry collection and would love to sell you a signed copy of any of these, I will even deliver them.  Call 587-708-0354 and ask for Leif.
  • Autographed Books for Sale – Leif Gregersen, McCauley author, is selling signed copies of his two books and one poetry chapbook at a 15% discount to anyone who mentions this ad.  The books are a memoir and a collection of stories and Leif Gregersen can be contacted at (587) 708-0354.
  • COMMONWEALTH COMMUNITY REC CENTRE ACCESS – All Amenities, Sundays 1-3 p.m., FREE for MCL and BSCL members.
  • NEIGHBOURHOOD PAINTING – Randy, 25 years experience, $12 per hour.Offering Indoor (year round) and/or Outdoor (seasonal). Some of the work I have completed is taking care of all the painting needs at The Rock/ Breakfast Club. To contact me, please leave a message at (780) 426-1122.
  • HANDS ON LTD. CONTRACTED SERVICES – Offers: Residential and office cleaning. Move ins and move outs and yard maintenance. Call Linda at (780) 619-4776.
  • ART EXHIBIT/SALE – Studio 3 is located at 10308-100 Street half a block south of the CN Tower. It exhibits my multimedia art, miniature furniture and doll houses. The work is unique, imaginative and affordable. If no one is there, or for appointment, please call Marc at (780) 429-3498.
  • P.A.L.S. Project Adult Literacy Society Needs Volunteers – Work with adult students in the ESL – English as a Second Language program. Training, materials, and supplies provided. Call (780) 424-5514 for more information.
  • WECAN FOOD COOP – Make Your Monthly Grocery Supply More Complete for Less! Monthly Food Basket $15/meat order, $10/produce order – Annual Membership is $5. Upcoming deadlines for payments are: March 6th and April 3rd. Payment can be made at McCauley Boys & Girls Club, during business hours, Monday – Friday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.  Next depot dates: March 19th and April 16th, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at McCauley Boys & Girls Club (9425 109A Ave). For more info please contact (780) 424-2870 or (780)-413-4525. Website info:
  • FREE MONDAY EVENING GUITAR LESSONS – Instructor: Steven Johnson Drop in guitar lessons for all ages and skill levels. (Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.) Everyone welcome. Guitars available to use. Every Monday evening – 8:15 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Location: McCauley Boys & Girls Club, (9425 109A Avenue). To sign up for guitar lessons or for more info call (780) 424-2870 or (780) 271-5995 Sponsored by the McCauley Community League, E4C, and Ansgar Danish Lutheran Church.

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