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Volunteers needed: OCL Casino Fundraiser

December 11, 2022

Howdy folks, welcome to the Oliver Community League 2023 Casino Fundraiser! What is a casino fundraiser? Alberta is the only province in Canada where charitable organizations are licensed to conduct and manage casino events. This is an important source of revenue for the community league and will help us set… Read More

Bus with us to Luminaria on Dec. 14

December 5, 2022

Join us for a winter-themed, fun-filled evening of festively-lit walks through the University of Alberta Botanic Gardens!Luminaria: A Winter Garden Story is an evening festival, inspired by the atmosphere of alpine holiday markets, where guests of all ages can explore the tastes, sights, sounds and surprises that tell a magical… Read More

Winter clothing drive in support of CHEW Project YEG

December 5, 2022

Help keep young Edmontonians warm by donating to our winter clothing drive in support of the CHEW Project YEG. We’ve set up donations bins at the following locations: đź“ŤDoughnut Party (11980 104 Ave) đź“ŤOliver Exchange Building (12021 102 Ave) đź“ŤYeg Cycle (11653 Jasper Ave) We’re accepting new or… Read More

Join an OCL committee!

November 16, 2022

We are actively recruiting for committee members for various portfolios such as Civics, Garden, Events, RecreACTION and Social Advocacy. If you’re interested or have any questions, please email volunteer@olivercommunity.com. Read More

Coming soon: Oliver Community Book Club

November 16, 2022

Attention Oliver bookworms! The OCL is starting a book club in January 2023. Sign up now to stay up-to-date and help pick our first book.  The choices are: Angels of the Resistance: A WWII Novel by Noelle Salazar The People We Keep by… Read More

Halloween Trick-or-Treat Map

October 28, 2022

Are you going to be handing out candy in Oliver this Halloween? Register your house/building with us and we’ll add you to our Halloween Candy Map to help trick-or-treaters along their way! Register here: https://forms.gle/AARRSV7JUXyzDcidA View the candy map: https://www.google.com/maps/d/edit?mid=1K9wEsXdJQzGvSbrCEnpGvS33iR4CetNx&ll=53.54470717512642%2C-113.52552515&z=18 … Read More

Scary & Hairy Halloween Costume Party

October 24, 2022

Bring your dog in a fur-ocious costume for a chance to win $50 from Global Pets. Tasty treats for kids in costumes too! No cost, all are welcome! Sunday, Oct. 30th from 5 to 7 p.m.Off-Leash Space in Oliver Park(103 Ave and 118 St)… Read More

Bus with us to Elk Island National Park

September 7, 2022

The Oliver Community League is inviting community members to escape the city and explore the wonders of Elk Island National Park. Spend the afternoon hiking, swimming, kayaking or canoeing — whatever suits you! You’re welcome to explore the park however you’d like during our stay. There are a number of… Read More

Hey Oliver! It’s time to discover a new name.

September 7, 2022

We are heading into the next phase of the Uncover Oliver project. The Oliver Community League is now working with a team of consultants and a Renaming Circle to develop a process that includes and supports the community and those impacted by Frank Oliver to choose a new name that… Read More

Edmonton’s Community League Swim Program

July 6, 2022

New Perk for OCL Members!! The OCL is happy to announce that the League is participating in the City of Edmonton’s Community League Swim Program. Show your valid 2021/2022 OCL membership at Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre Sundays from 1 – 3pm and swim for free! As an added bonus, OCL… Read More