Programs & Events

EVENTS IN THE PARK

This page details our current and upcoming community programs and events. For a calendar view of all activities in and around the North Glenmore Park Community Association, you can also check out our Calendar page.

Mobile Skate Park at NGPCA

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When: August 11 to August 24th, 2017

Where: North Glenmore Park Community Association Parking Lot, 2231 Longridge Dr. SW 

Hours: Monday to Friday: 11am to 7pm, Saturday and Sunday: 10am to 6pm.

A FREE skateboarding program for all ages. A mobile skate park will be setup in our parking lot and available for use for anyone. 

Participants must have a signed  waiver. If under 18 , the participant will need it signed by a parent / guardian before being able to participate in this program. Waivers are available on-site and on www.calgary.ca/skateparks.  Helmets are mandatory when using the park. You are welcome to bring your skateboard, roller blades, or scooters to the park. Rental  skateboards and helmets are free to use on a first come, first serve basis.

For more information call 3-1-1 or visit www.calgary.ca/skateparks

 

 

 

For photos of our previous events, visit our Photos page.


COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

 

Gentle Fitness for Older Adults

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Gentle fitness is finished for the season and will resume in September. 

When: Mondays and Thursdays, 11am-12pm. Fall sessions start on Monday, September 18th.

What: Come once a week, twice a week , or drop in! Class includes seated and standing combination exercises using Bender Balls and Therabands to increase muscular strength, muscular endurance, flexibility and balance. A variety of exercises are offered with the intent of improving functional fitness.

Pricing:

Register for 13 weeks at 1 class per week: $70

Register for 13 weeks at 2 classes per week: $140

10 class pass: $65

20 class pass: $130

(10% discount on all registration with valid community membership)

drop-in: $8

Your first class is free to try!  New participants always welcome.

To register:

Call 403-246-4243, email Renee, or come by our facility: 2231 Longridge Dr. SW. Or simply show up for class and we can help you out! (Registration not required).

If you would like to be contacted closer to the September start date, please email Renee or call her at 403-246-4243 to be added to our list. We can then give you a reminder call or email before our fall sessions start!

 

Pickleball

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We are pleased to reintroduce Pickleball to our community programming, and Oour drop-in Pickleball sessions have been extended to run through the summer!

When:  Sundays from 1:00-3:30pm

Where: Gymnasium (indoors) at the North Glenmore Park Community Association; 2231 Longridge Dr. SW

Pickleball is fun for all ages! We provide all equipment necessary and have volunteers who will help you learn how to play.

FREE with membership, or pay a $2 drop-in fee. Anyone can become a member of our community association (you don’t have to live within our community boundaries), and memberships are now valid for one full year from the date of purchase.

New to Pickleball or not sure if it is for you? Try your first session for free!

Please email Renee for more information, or to volunteer to be a court host.

 

Community Open Gym Time

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Mondays & Fridays:   3:30pm – 6:00pm (September to June)

July and August 2017: Due to decreased facility hours over the summer, we will offer open gym time anytime our gym is open and available; including evenings and weekends! Our facility is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm, and on evenings and weekends based on rentals. Please call ahead to confirm availability: 403-246-4243.

Upon arriving, please check in with our front office prior to entering the gymnasium. Open to everyone! Free with valid NGPCA community membership, or pay $2 drop-in fee.

 

Summer Camps at North Glenmore Park Community Association

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2017 summer camps have been confirmed and registration is filling up quickly! For more information or to register, please visit our Summer Camps 2017 page.


BEFORE & AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM

P.O.O.S.C.A. (Parkdale Out of School Care Association)

Located within the North Glenmore Park Community Association. Not-for profit, accredited and licensed qualified staff. Warm, friendly, stimulating environment. In operation since 1986. Subsidy available.

Contact: Dianne Email: pooscacgs@gmail.com Phone: 403-999-4616

POOSCA (North Glenmore Park) Information Sheet (2017)

POOSCA North Glenmore Park REGISTRATION FORM

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