Drop-In and Registered Program Schedule

 

Drop-in programs are indicated in orange. 

Drop-in, no registration required. Priority for people living on low incomes.

Registered programs are indicated in green.

Registration is on-going for all of our programs. Please click on the program and contact the staff member listed in the descriptions to register.

 

All programs are free and prioritized for people living on low incomes.

Download a Printable PDF CalendarCFC Fall 2019 Calendar


 

 

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Monday
Volunteer Food Prep
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Registration required
Volunteers help prepare food for our community meals each week.

Contact: Jessica at jreimer@thealex.ca or (403) 869-1513

Dinner

Who: Community members and supervised children. Drop-in.
Drop-in for a free, nutritious dinner.

Contact: Bethel at btesfay@thealex.ca or (403) 510-3417

Peer Advocacy Office
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Who: Adults and supervised children. Drop-in.
Receive assistance on a wide variety of issues from trained community members.

Contact: Joe at jespina@thealex.ca or (403) 863-3953

Fresh Routes Mobile Market
4:45 pm - 6:30 pm

Drop-in
Purchase fresh fruits and vegetables.

Contact: Josh at jbateman@thealex.ca or (403) 869-2524

Turtle Island Teachings
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Monthly

Who: Indigenous and non-Indigenous folks of all ages.
Learn traditional Midewiwin Teachings with Elder Linda Brass, Darryl Brass Jr, and Tamara Cardinal.

Contact: Dion at dnelson@thealex.ca or (403) 312-6665

FoodFit Alumni
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monthly

Who: FoodFit graduates. Registration required.
Ongoing support for FoodFit graduates to stay connected and motivated while learning about nutrition, cooking and gentle exercise.

Contact: Gina at gguo@thealex.ca or (403) 333-8142

Tuesday
Level Ground Gardening Group
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Who: Adults and supervised children
Join us in the gardens where together we grow food, community, and health. Bring your passion and appetite for local food production and watch as our thumbs get greener!

Contact: Josh at jbateman@thealex.ca or (403) 869-2524

Wild Stew with the Crew
10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Who: Indigenous and non-Indigenous folks
Building community with an Indigenous focus. This 8 week program will have participants making traditional meals, gaining traditional healing practices and participating in land-based learning.

Contact: Dion at dnelson@thealex.ca or (403) 312-6665

Teens Cook!
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Who: Youth aged 13-18. Registration required
Youth learn to make healthier food choices & acquire cooking skills to make a variety of meals for themselves, all while on a budget!

Contact: Gina at gguo@thealex.ca or (403) 333-8142

Food and Mood
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Everything you put into your body affects how you feel. This 3-week course by CMHA explores how food can help you feel better. Contact: www.recoverycollegecalgary.ca or call (403) 297-1402

Wednesday
Youth Hub
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Who: Youth aged 14-24. Text or call ahead.
Learn how to grow, cook, share and advocate for good food while discussing social justice issues, making art, and hanging out in a safe and welcoming space

Contact: Danielle at dfitzpatrick@thealex.ca or (403) 970-5473

Lunch

Who: Community members and supervised children. Drop-in.
Drop-in for a free, nutritious lunch.

Contact: Bethel at btesfay@thealex.ca or (403) 510-3417

Kids Grow, Cook, Create
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Who: Kids aged 8-12.
Learn skills in the kitchen and garden while having fun!

Contact: Josh at jbateman@thealex.ca or (403) 869-2524

Peer Advocacy Office
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Who: Adults and supervised children. Drop-in.
Receive assistance on a wide variety of issues from trained community members.

Contact: Joe at jespina@thealex.ca or (403) 863-3953

Beginner Yoga

Who: Adults and supervised children. No experience necessary. Drop-in
Join an experienced yoga and meditation guide for conscious breath work and learn to move mindfully.

Contact: Jessica at jreimer@thealex.ca or (403) 869-1513

There are No Mistakes in Beading
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Come and bead with Audrey Cook! Whether you are an experienced beader or have yet to try it, Audrey will assure there are no mistakes in beading! Enjoy lunch, learning and laughter!

Contact: Dion at dnelson@thealex.ca or (403) 312-6665

Thursday
FoodFit
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Who: Community members. Registration required.

A 12 week program to help you improve your well-being through healthy cooking and gentle exercise in a positive, supportive environment..

Contact: Gina at gguo@thealex.ca or (403) 333-8142

Social Justice Club
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Who: CAT alumni, community members interested in social justice movements.
Meet new people, learn about different social movements and strategize how to take action on local issues.

Contact: Joe at jespina@thealex.ca or (403) 863-3953

International Avenue Kitchen
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Who: Community members. Registration Required
Celebrate cuisines from around the world and share your family recipes.

Contact: Gina at gguo@thealex.ca or (403) 333-8142

Baking Break
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Monthly

Home alone? Looking to meet people in your community? Join us for Baking Break; try out some wonderful new recipes and make new friends! Free childminding for pre-school kids Contact: (403) 406 8889 to register or learn more

Friday
Peer Advocacy Office
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Who: Adults and supervised children. Drop-in.
Receive assistance on a wide variety of issues from trained community members.

Contact: Joe at jespina@thealex.ca or (403) 863-3953

Breakfast
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Who: Community members and supervised children. Drop-in.
Drop-in for a free, nutritious breakfast.

Contact: Bethel at btesfay@thealex.ca or (403) 510-3417

Kids in the Kitchen
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Who: Kids aged 8-12
Kids come together to learn about healthy food, cooking skills, and teamwork!

Contact: Gina at gguo@thealex.ca or (403) 333-8142

First Friday Tours

Who: Anyone! If coming with a large group, please contact ahead of time.
Please note: tours are offered the FIRST Friday of every month. Learn more about the programs we offer and our vision for connected communities that grow, cook, share and advocate for good food.

Contact: Danielle at dfitzpatrick@thealex.ca or (403) 970-5473

 

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