Volunteer in your community.
Contact Gary Goulden, LCL President at 780.450.0927 or firstname.lastname@example.org
For a complete listing of all positions visit: Lendrum Community League - Executive & Coordinators
A bottle drive is being held Saturday, April 21, for the Lendrum Spray Park.
If you can help 9:00 -10:00 AM day of, or delivering flyers prior to, please contact Julie at email@example.com
Lendrum is seeking a new Newsletter Editor. This volunteer position is great for a
creative and detailed-oriented person who likes to be in the know. The newsletter is
put out five times a year and dates are set by the Newsletter Editor in coordination with
the League. New editors are encouraged to put their own stamp on Lendrum Living!
For more information on the position please contact Erin at 587-523-3520 or
Erin, Thank you for your work on the Lendrum Living Newsletter! I'm certain many of us have turned to the back page first, to read your editorials where you shared your family's experiences of living in Lendrum. You've brought a tremendous amount of energy and spirit to the position and we all know that will carry over into whatever else you choose to do.
To our Lendrum Casino Volunteers - Thank you! Your committment always makes this event a success.
Thank you to the families who waited up for you to come home, and to those who joined in the fun and played!
To Catherine, thank you! You once again rallied the troops, organized schedules and got through all the paperwork!
Lendrum is lucky to have you all!!
Read the: EFCL E-News for March 16, 2018
Read the: Park Bench E-News for March 2018
Edmonton Lifelong Learners Association (ELLA), in partnership with University of Alberta Extension, invite those aged 50-plus to sign up for Spring Session (April 30 to May 18, 2018), at the Education Centre on the University of Alberta campus.
Starting February 16, 2018 details about this year’s classes will be available at www.my-ella.com or by calling the ELLA Office at
Registration begins March 13, 2018, on a first-come, first-served basis. The cost to participate in the learning and fun is $250 and bursaries are available for participants who need financial assistance.
Is a streetcar your desire? Then become a streetcar
motorman with Edmonton Radial Railway Society (ERRS).
Experience a living museum while sharing Edmonton's transportation heritage.
The ERRS is a group of volunteers that restores, maintains & operates vintage streetcars at Fort Edmonton Park & across Edmonton's historic High Level Bridge.
In summer 2018, ERRS plans to expand service & will need new men & women volunteer drivers.
A variety of unique opportunities await you in educational
or ambassador roles as a volunteer staff member at TELUS World of Science – Edmonton (TWOSE)!
Intake for volunteers is ongoing. A three month committment is requested.
Information on Volunteer positions and shift times is available at Volunteer | Telus World of Science - Edmonton
After selecting a position, please complete the TELUS World of Science - Edmonton Volunteer Application Form
For more details call 780.452.9100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Edmonton Neighbourhood Watch Program Society
is seeking Board Members for the volunteer positions:Board Treasurer, Board Secretary, Directors-at-Large
The Board Positions will be open until filled.
They are also looking for general volunteers for different capacity.
Information on contact Ann-Marie Thivierge - Board Director at 780.819.0700
You are a Snow Angel if you shovel your walk within 48 hours of a snowfall
and keep it clear of snow and ice all winter.
You can be a Snow Angel for someone else too. Shovelling the snow or putting down some sand when its icy can be a difficult task not only for seniors and those who are disabled, but once in a while someone else on your street might need some help.
If you would like to Volunteer as a Snow Angel, to help someone who needs assistance:
If you need the help of a Snow Angel, please contact:
Stew & Anola Carson - Lendrum's Abundant Community Coordinators at email@example.com or 780.604.0388
The City of Edmonton sand box is located at the end of the Community League parking lot. Call 311 if you find it empty.
To ensure that the best job can be done of
clearing the snow for you and your neighbours, please do not
park on the street during the scheduled snow blading days.
Like garbage collection, neighbourhood blading operates on a weekly schedule throughout the winter.
For the Blading Schedule for your neighbourhood or where you work, visit: Driving on Neighbourhood Roads in Winter
Lendrum's Sandbox is located at the end of the Lendrum Community League parking lot. Call 311 if you find it empty.
You will also find free sand available at other participating Community Leagues and Roadway Maintenance Yards.
Visit Community Sandboxes :: City of Edmonton for various other locations.
An undergraduate student working with Dr. Jens Walter at the University of Alberta is in the processes of recruiting volunteers for a large clinical trial at the U of A studying how fiber affects our health through affecting the bacteria that live in our gut.
If you would like to get a better idea about the study, watch this Global News interview with Dr. Walter http://globalnews.ca/video/2611931/most-canadians-not-getting-enough-fibre
Visit their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/uafyber/
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 780.492.9506 for details or to volunteer.
Screening Survey is now live! If you are interested in participating in the FYBER Study, take a minute to fill it out. Or even send it to anyone else that might be interested!
All school zones are scheduled to be changed to playground zones by the end of March 2018.
30 km playground zones are from 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM (7:30-21:00) every day, not just school days.
Details, including a map can be found at School Zones Are Becoming Playground Zones:: City of Edmonton
The City now has a draft Community and Recreation Facility Master Plan, model and
implementation plan. These components will be key in guiding effective decision making
for new and existing recreation facilities, such as community centres, indoor soccer
pitches, ice arenas, seniors centres and aquatic centres, to name a few.
You are invited to take part in one of the City's two public information sessions to provide comments, ask questions and see displays before the Master Plan goes to council this spring.
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Drop in from 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Queen Alexandra Community League Hall at 10425 University Ave NW
Green Leagues is hosting a Community Conversation to gather everyone interested in league sustainability to talk about their accomplishments and seek advice on challenges! This is a great opportunity to meet fellow volunteers, learn what they are doing in their communities and ask questions. The event will be held at Queen Alexandra Community League, which is looking into big sustainability upgrades. Wine and appetizers will be provided.
RSVP to Green Community Conversation
The Seniors' Health Research Priority Setting Partnership is conducting a Survey to determine the priority areas for seniors' health research. You are invited to take part if you live or work in Alberta and are:
Bring your licensed, crated cat into the Animal Care & Control Centre (ACCC) at 13550 - 163 Street
for placement of a microchip during one of our monthly Microchip Clinics.
Clinics take place on the last Thursday of the month from 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM on any of these days: March 29, April 26, May 31, June 28
Visit Cat Microchip Clinics :: City of Edmonton
LCL Meetings are the First Monday of the Month (except holidays) starting at 7:00 PM at the Lendrum Community Hall.
Everyone is Welcome!
Community League Membership
Valid from Sept. 1st to Aug. 31st.
Family Memberships = $40
Individual & Senior = $25