The Community of Lendrum Place

a vibrant, diverse community where neighbours share & connect

Get to Know Your
						Natural Area (And Pitch in at the Park!) - Sunday, June 9, 2019

Sunday, June 9, 2019, 3:00-5:00 PM @ Lendrum Park’s Natural Area
Come join your community for a walk through Lendrum’s natural area with a local native plant expert who will share her knowledge. This will be followed by a brief spring clean-up of the park space and will end with ice cream for all.

We invite Lendrumites of all ages to come out and learn about the park, while pitching in to keep it beautiful. There will even be door prizes! Contact Bonnie at communitygardener@lendrum.org for more info. More TD Park People Grant events

Recent Updates

May 6Links to Info & Services May 6 NCR Monthly Report May 16Lendrum Civics May 16Lab Hub Update May 17Spray Park May 17Please Donate Your Books

Our Lendrum Community League is built on volunteer spirit. Thank you to the following for their service on the LCL Board!

Gary Goulden - President, Betty Chan - VP & Lendrum Sign, Harvey Guhl - Athletic Park, Catherine Rostron - Casino, Bonnie Herring-Cooper - Hall Rental, Allison Nitchke - Fundraising and Playground Redevelopment, Erin Sawyer - Programs and Lendrum Food Network.

Please consider volunteering your time to serve on the LCL Board.

Lendrum Food Network logo

Friday, May 31
7:00 - 9:00 PM at the Hall


The Food Network is hosting a Seed Saving Discussion.


If you are interested in attending please contact:
Erin Sawyer at 587-523-3520 OR
president@lendrum.org

You do not need to be a member of the Food Network to attend (although we always welcome new members!)

Annual Book Sale needs book donations and volunteers

Book Donations and Volunteers are needed for the Lendrum Book Sale. Details at Lendrum Book Sale.

Lendrum's Spray Park - Opening Friday May 17, 2019

Please familiarize yourself with the Water Play Rules :: City of Edmonton at the Lendrum Spray Park.

Headlines & Happenings


Please extend a warm welcome to:
  • President - Erin Sawyer
  • Hall Rental - Angie Gray
  • Community Programs - Angie Gray
  • Lendrum Food Network - Keith Fenrich and Janet Smith

There are still positions that need to be filled. Please consider volunteering.
LCL meeting June 3 at 7PM at the Community Hall

Everyone is Welcome! There are a number of Vacant positions that need to be filled.
Please send Agenda items to secretary@lendrum.org


Volunteer in your community.
  • Vice President
  • Athletic Park
  • Fundraising
  • Board Members at Large are always welcome.

Please email secretary@lendrum.org
For a complete listing of all positions visit: Lendrum Community League - Executive & Coordinators

The Lendrum Living Newsletter is published five times per year.
It takes about 1.5 hours to deliver your route.
Honorariums are provided.
Please contact Catherine Stout, Newsletter Distribution at newsletterdist@lendrum.org
Saturday, May 25, 2019
10 AM - 4 PM
Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA)
11405 - 87 Avenue NW, U of A
   Festival of Health - Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Are you 65+ with problems walking outdoors?The University of Alberta is seeking volunteers age 65+ for a study to evaluate and compare two different programs designed to help older adults walk outside more easily.
Full details are at :    Go Out Study - 2019.pdf

All   Toonie Talks are offered at a cost of $2.
Location: Yellowbird East Community Centre at 10710 - 19 Avenue NW
Please RSVP so that presenters can be informed of numbers, accommodate everyone and offer the best experience possible.
Cost $2. Call 587-987-3200 to RSVP.

Sponsored by   SouthWest Edmonton Seniors Association (SWESA).
May 24 and May 25, 2019
a celebration of Ukrainian culture, food, music, visual arts, crafts and dance at the two-day Ufest in Borden Park.
   Ufest Edmonton Ukrainian Festival
Saturday, May 25, 2019
Fulton Place Community League Hall
6115 Fulton Road
between 9:00 AM and NOON.
This is always an excellent perennial exchange and it also includes a garden books, garden tools and pots swap. The Edmonton Native Plant Society always donates to the exchange and they also have a table where they sell local native perennial flowers that are organically grown.
   Gardener’s Swap and Sale
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Road Race event begins at 6:00 PM and will take place over the course of about 3 hours. This year approximately 800 athletes will be participating in the event.
115 Street is on the Full Run route.
Please do not have vehicles parked on the west side of 115 street during the race.
Office 780-463-9500 and on Race Day 780-982-7228
   Corporate Challenge Sport : Road Race
   Full Run Map
   Mini Run Map

  Edmonton's Cannabis Rules :: City of Edmonton. Cannabis in Edmonton. Be Safe. Be Responsible. Know the Rules. The above link summarizes the rules set by both the Province of Alberta and by Edmonton City Council for cannabis smoking and vaping within the City of Edmonton.
Private property owners may establish additional smoking restrictions on their own properties.

  Big Bin Events :: City of Edmonton allow residents to dispose of household items too large for regular collection at no charge.

  MoveLearnPlay.edmonton.ca is a new City of Edmonton recreation, attractions and community portal that makes it even easier for you to find drop-in activities, register for programs and book spaces online.
BQCL Friends of the Environment Eco Forum May 20 from 10AM - 3 PM
Edmonton Neighbourhood Watch

Neighbourhood Watch Training Session RSVP By May 30



You are invited to attend the Neighbourhood Watch training session being held:
Saturday, June 1, 2019
9:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Belgravia Community League at 11540 - 73 Avenue NW

RSVPs are required on or before May 30, 2019. Lunch will be provided. *All attendees will receive a program resource book or binder. Please respond at your earliest.

To RSVP or have any questions answered, contact Don Lehman, Program Director ENW 780-433-7458 OR programdirector@enwatch.ca
Please also email secretary@lendrum.org with your intention to attend.

This session will include presentations from Edmonton Neighbourhood Watch & Edmonton Police Service.


Garden Suites Workshops & Tour

Edmonton Municipal Census

The Lendrum Community League operating grant is based on the number of residents living in our community.

There are only 5 questions in the 2019 Census - dwelling type, number of residents, gender, birth year and birth month.

  • Starting April 1 - Use your unique PIN to complete the Census 2019 questionnaire online at   edmonton.ca/census
  • Questions? Need your PIN? Phone the Census Call Centre at Call 780-442-2022.
  • April 22 — Census workers begin door-to-door collection, if you have not already answered the survey online.
  • May 20 — Door-to-door collection (phase one) complete.

Host Families Wanted

The English Language School at the University of Alberta would like you to open your home to international students this summer and enjoy a cross-cultural exchange that will provide lasting memories for your family.

The U of A welcomes groups of students from international universities during the summer. The groups will arrive at various times between June and September. The students will stay with a Host Family from one week up to a month. The students are at least 18 years old and will be using public transportation to get to campus. Students will attend class Monday to Friday.

The English Language School at the University of Alberta provides Hosts Families with an honorarium of $850 per month or $28 per night.

For more information on becoming a Host Family this summer, please contact Trudy Stevens, at trudy.stevens@ualberta.ca OR call Trudy at 780-492-0071


Reporting Crime

Crime in progress - Call the emergency number 911.

For suspicious behaviour or a crime that has already happened -
call the non-emergency line at Call 780-423-4567 or report it using Online Crime Reporting

It is important to report suspicious behaviour. This data is collected and may result in more patrols in our neighbourhood.

Protect Your Home - Edmonton Police

Crimes can happen in the middle of the day, when you are at home or away.

  Edmonton Police Service - Neighbourhood Crime Map

  Protecting Your Home - Edmonton Police Service

The sidebar menu contains a wealth of info to review with your family including:
  When a Stranger Comes Knocking - Edmonton Police Service

Lendrum Community League
Abundant Community Lendrum
Link to Edmonton Hub Lab
Link to Capital Region Housing Lendrum Resource Room
Green and Gold Community Garden
Volunteer Opportunities at Telus World of Science Edmonton
Edmonton Federation of Community Leagues
Link to Edmonton Police Neighbourhood Crime Map