November 4, 2016

Halloween In Oliver

In a coordinated effort between Abundant Communities Oliver and several residents, Halloween returned to our community this year! The initiative began last year, with one resident, Coralee, seeing the need to bring Halloween to street level for our trick-or-treaters. The density of resident-access-only buildings makes it difficult for our goblins and ghouls to go door to door. So the movement began to bring the candy to the goblins. Directed by […]
September 23, 2016

Gentle Hatha with Keely

Keely Scott has been teaching Gentle Hatha yoga at the Oliver Community League for more than a decade.  Her program is a staple for some of our residents who have been attending weekly for years. Keely has been teaching yoga for 14 years and is a certified teacher and teacher trainer with the Yoga Association of Alberta, as well as a mentor teacher for the Himalayan teacher training program. Keely […]
September 23, 2016

Turn It In Event

The City of Edmonton will be on hand at the Oliver Community League Hall to collect used electronic items from residents. They will be collecting: computers televisions cellphones batteries light bulbs (all types) electrical cords toasters, coffee makers and other kitchen appliances clock radios, hair dryers and other small electronics anything else with a battery or a cord! Note: items containing CFC’s (i.e. fridges, freezers) cannot be accepted at this […]
September 22, 2016

Celebrating Community, Oliver Style

Saturday, September 17 saw Oliver celebrate Community League Day.  Planet Organic, Jasper Avenue, sponsored this day-long event and joined us to celebrate. Edmonton Public Library was onsite with games and free library cards.  City of Edmonton brought information about recycling. Incredibly the weather held and the day was a great success for those in attendance.  Sack races, parachute fun, face painting, and playing in the park kept us busy during […]