Oliver – League and Community Events

Sep
21
Sat
Community League Day – Bike & Walk Parade
Sep 21 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join the Oliver Community League at the Oliverbaun Bike & Walk Parade to celebrate Community League Day!

Decorate your bike, wagon, tricycle, skateboard, walker or scooter. Dress up and walk and a blow horn or ring a bell! The parade route will be once around the block on the sidewalk.

A fun day for the whole family!

There will be food and refreshments for community league members ($5 charge for non-members).

If you live in Oliver and you haven’t renewed or signed up for this year’s membership, you can sign up for FREE online or at the event. https://www.olivercommunity.com/membership/

Contact the Events and Programs Director Les de Zwaan if you have any questions about the event. events@olivercommunity.com

Oct
2
Wed
OCL Board Meeting
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

See what we are up to at our monthly board meetings! www.olivercommunity.com

Oct
5
Sat
Social – Edmonton Seniors Centre & Oliver Community League
Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Edmonton Seniors Centre (ESC) and the Oliver Community League (OCL) are hosting a social at the Edmonton Seniors Centre (at the Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre) for ESC and OCL members.

Snacks and refreshments will be provided.

There will be lots of activities to engage in: Karaoke, pool, foosball, snooker, cards, crib and colouring.

There will also be a record player to enjoy some tunes so bring your favourite records!

Come hang out and meet your neighbours!

Oct
9
Wed
Events & Programs Committee
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
10
Thu
Edmonton Centre Federal Election Forum
Oct 10 @ 5:45 pm – 9:30 pm

Join us at the Edmonton Centre Federal Election Forum on October 10, 2019.

In an effort to combat political apathy and increase engagement, the Oliver Community League and Global Shapers Edmonton have organized a Federal Election Forum on Thursday, October 10, at the Matrix Hotel for Edmonton Centre candidates.

This forum is run in partnership with the Downtown Edmonton Community League, Queen Mary Park Community League and the Downtown Business Association of Edmonton.

All organizations involved in hosting this forum are strictly non-partisan.
 

All registered candidates were invited to participate. The following candidates have confirmed their attendance:

  • James Cumming – Conservative Pary of Canada
  • Randy Boissonnault – Liberal Party of Canada
  • Katherine Swampy – Canada’s New Democratic Party (NDP)
  • Paul Hookham – People’s Party of Canada

Doors open at 5:45 p.m.

Network with political parties and community organizations from 5:45 to 6:30 p.m.

The forum begins at 6:30 p.m.

Candidates will take questions from the public starting 7 p.m.

For more details and to register for FREE, go on Eventbrite.

Oct
15
Tue
Civics Committee Meeting
Oct 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This month’s Civics Committee Meeting will be held in the community room at the MEC in the Brewery District.

Oct
19
Sat
Pub Night
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Pub nights are great to hang out with friends and meet neighbours!

The Oliver Community League (OCL) is hosting its next pub night on Saturday, October 19, at 7 p.m. at Teddy’s Bar & Grill.

Bring a teddy bear or plush toy in support of the Zebra Child Protection Centre.

Oct
31
Thu
OCL Trick-or-Treating Event
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Halloween is a great chance to get to know your neighbours!

Sign up your building to hand out candy to kids on Halloween Day.
The Oliver Community League (OCL) will create a Google Map of all participating buildings in Oliver.

Email us your address at info@olivercommunity.com and we’ll make sure urban Trick-or-Treaters know where to go!

The OCL will be handing out candy, serving hot chocolate and signing up members for FREE at Kitchener Park (10230 114 St.).

Our local Edmonton Police Service officers will be there, come say hi!

Nov
6
Wed
OCL Board Meeting
Nov 6 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

See what we are up to at our monthly board meetings! www.olivercommunity.com

Nov
9
Sat
Seniors EngAGE
Nov 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Join us for EngAGE!

The OCL Social Advocacy Committee is partnering with students from MacEwan University’s social work program to host EngAGE, an event aimed at improving how the Oliver Community League interacts with seniors living in Oliver.

Seniors and representatives of senior serving-organizations are invited to participate in a conversation about what seniors would like from their community league, what the gaps are, and how the community league can fill those gaps and better engage with seniors living in Oliver.

 Light refreshments will be provided. If you plan to attend, please RSVP by emailing advocacy@olivercommunity.com

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