The Community of Lendrum Place

a vibrant, diverse community where neighbours share & connect

The annual Lendrum  Summer BBQ, Book Sale and 
        				Soccer Wrap Up  - Sunday June 23 from 12 - 4 at Lendrum Park

Lendrum Summer BBQ - Book Sale - Soccer Wrap-Up
Sunday, June 23, 2019, 12:00-4:00 PM

As always, it's the community volunteers who make days like this happen:
To help with the BBQ - Please contact Julie Moehler at

To donate books or help with the Book Sale - Please contact Carolyn at 780-695-3272

Annual Book Sale needs book donations and volunteers

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

Free Mulch :: City of Edmonton

The City of Edmonton provides wood chips free to citizens for their yards.
Please call 311 to ensure there is an adequate supply before making your trip.

Pick up locations include: Ambleside Eco Station - 14710 Ellerslie Road SW
Visit Mulch Technique :: City of Edmonton

Mulch is a highly flammable material when dry.
Free wood mulch from City a fire threat if placed too close to homes | Edmonton Journal
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

The Lendrum Park Stewards meet weekly during the summer months to help care for the ornamental beds around the park.
If you have an hour to spare consider coming to join them (they have snacks!). The first meeting is 7:00 PM on Monday, June 10. They meet by the shed west of Lendrum Hall (by the volleyball courts). For more info email
The Lendrum Community League is asking for Lendrum residents with ProServe Certification to consider volunteering at the Canada Day Bike Race - Beer Gardens. For more information and to volunteer, please contact Lance Adamson at
Lendrum Food Network logo

The Lendrum Food Network was acknowledged in the
Park Bench e-Newsletter!

LCL meeting Sept 9 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

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

Please email
For a complete listing of all positions visit: Lendrum Community League - Executive & Coordinators
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Celebration of Life for Margaret-Ann Armour
Dr. Margaret-Ann Armour School at 3815 Allan Drive SW, Edmonton
Doors Open: 6:00 PM
Program: 7:00 PM
The event will also be recorded for posterity and will be posted to the Faculty of Science YouTube channel following the celebration.
Celebration of Margaret-Ann Armour
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Introduction to Community Walking: Leadership Training
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
For full details and to register visit Introduction to Community Walking: Leadership Training

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).
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Cancer & Caregiving Presentation
Strathcona Place 55+ Centre (10831 University Avenue)

This presentation by experienced staff from the Cross Cancer Institute is focused on cancer and caregiving. However, some of the practical resources and psychological information that are provided in the presentation have relevance for caregiving in general.
The presenters will outline strategies for psychological coping from a self-compassion perspective and describe resources that can assist patients and caregivers to manage the cancer experience. An opportunity for questions will be provided.
This presentation, coffee, and cookies are complimentary.
To reserve your spot call 780-433-5807

  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. 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.

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 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