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November 3, 2017

Membership in Our Community League – Why Bother?

Why Join Our Community League? To be part of a village of like-minded community residents To have a say in social advocacy issues affecting our community To have a say in urban planning and building developments in our community To meet people who live in our community To make a difference and participate in our community Bonuses to Joining Our Community League Free swimming at Oliver Pool during designated times […]
November 3, 2017

Institutional Associate Member Special Feature – Grace Lutheran Church

As you may know, we offer membership to the many businesses that reside in Oliver. I’ll be sharing some insights from time to time on these members – this time, Grace Lutheran Church. As many of you may (or may not) know, the Oliver Community League had to demolish our hall this year due to extensive wood rot. This left our league without a permanent space to call our own […]
October 20, 2017

Halloween in Oliver: Building Community One Candy at a Time

Trick-or-Treating has long been a Canadian tradition: stuffing your snowsuit under your costume, grabbing a pillowcase, walking down the street among your costumed friends from house to house, and collecting candy from neighbours is a fond childhood memory for many of us. However, living in a high-density neighbourhood can make traditional trick-or-treating a challenge: kids and families often don’t know which buildings and suites are handing out candy and neighbours […]
October 5, 2017

Halloween Candy Map

Due to popular demand, we have decided to create a Halloween map that includes locations in our neighbourhood that are handing out candy this year. We are busy adding locations daily so check back often! To add your location to the map, please email the address to info@olivercommunity.com. Also, be sure to stop by Kitchener Park and visit with league representatives, get warmed up at our fire pit, and get […]
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