Drop-In and Registered Program Schedule

 

Drop-In programs are indicated in orangeRegistered programs are indicated in green.

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

 

Programs are free and prioritized for people living onshaw_youth low incomes.

 

Download a Printable PDF Calendar: Program Calendar_Summer 2018


 

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Monday
Community Action Training
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn how to advocate, navigate social systems, and take action on issues in this community. Who: Community members. Registration required Contact: Syma Habib shabib@thealex.ca (403) 970-5473

Community Dinner
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Drop-in for a free, nutritious dinner every Monday. Priority for people living on low-incomes. Who: Community members and supervised children. Contact: goodfood@thealex.ca (403) 455-5792

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

Receive assistance on a wide variety of issues from trained community members. Who: Adults and supervised children. Drop-in. Contact: goodfood@thealex.ca (403) 455-5792

Tuesday
Healthy on a Budget
10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Healthy food that tastes good does not have to be expensive! Who: Community Members. Registration Required. Contact: Jessica Reimer jreimer@thealex.ca (403) 869-1513

Level Ground Gardening Group
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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! Who: All ages welcome, children younger than 7 to be accompanied by an adult. Contact: Joanna Tschudy jtschudy@thealex.ca (403) 869-2524

FoodFit
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

FoodFit A 12 week program to help you improve your well-being through healthy cooking and gentle exercise in a positive, supportive environment. Who: Community members. Registration required. Contact: Erin Gionet egionet@thealex.ca (403) 801-6755

Wednesday
Cooking Up Justice
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Learn and mobilize about social justice issues in the community of Greater Forest Lawn and beyond.

Who: Youth aged 14-24. Registration required.
Contact: Syma Habib
shabib@thealex.ca (403) 970-5473

Drop-In Community Lunch

Drop-in for a free, nutritious lunch every Wednesday. Biweekly in partnership with the Aboriginal Friendship Centre. Priority for people living on low-incomes. Who: Community members and supervised children. Contact: goodfood@thealex.ca (403) 455-5792

Peer Advocacy Office

Receive assistance on a wide variety of issues from trained community members. Who: Adults and supervised children. Drop-in. Contact: goodfood@thealex.ca (403) 455-5792

Drop In Yoga

Join an experienced yoga and meditation guide for conscious breath work and learn to move mindfully. (No experience necessary.) Contact: Bethel Tesfay btesfay@thealex.ca (403) 510-3417

Thursday
FoodFit
10:00 am - 1:00 pm

A community kitchen to bring people together to develop healthy habits, by learning about nutrition, engaging in exercise, and cooking a healthy meal.

Who: Community members. Registration required.
Contact: Erin Gionet
egionet@thealex.ca (403) 455-5792

Kids in the Kitchen
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Kids in the Kitchen Kids come together to learn about healthy food, cooking skills, and teamwork! Who: Kids aged 8-12. Contact: Jessica Reimer jreimer@thealex.ca (403) 869-1513

Friday
Peer Advocacy Office

Receive assistance on a wide variety of issues from trained community members. Who: Adults and supervised children. Drop-in. Contact: goodfood@thealex.ca (403) 455-5792

Drop In Breakfast
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Drop-in for a free, nutritious breakfast every Friday. Who: Community members and supervised children. Contact: goodfood@thealex.ca (403) 455-5792

Level Ground Gardening Group
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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! Who: All ages welcome, children younger than 7 to be accompanied by an adult. Contact: Joanna Tschudy jtschudy@thealex.ca (403) 869-2524

Low Cost Produce Market
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

 

 

 

Monday


 

 Community Action Training

Learn how to advocate, navigate social systems, and take action on issues in this community.

Who: Community members. Registration required

Contact: Syma Habib shabib@thealex.ca (403) 970-5473

 

Peer Advocacy Office

Receive assistance on a wide variety of issues from trained community members.

Who: Adults and supervised children. Drop-in.

Contact: peeradvocacy@thealex.ca (403) 455-5792

 

Drop In Community Dinner

Drop in for a free nutritious community dinner.

Who: Adults and supervised children.

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

 

Tuesday


 

Healthy on a Budget    

Come and learn to cook nutritious and delicious dishes on a budget.

Who: Community Members. Registration Required.

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

 

Level Ground Gardening Group

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!

Who: All ages welcome. Kids under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Joanna Tschudy jtschudy@thealex.ca (403) 869-2524

 

FoodFit   

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

Who: Community members. Registration required.

Contact: Erin Gionet egionet@thealex.ca (403) 801-6755

 

Wednesday


Drop-In Beginner Yoga

Join an experienced yoga and meditation guide for conscious breath work and learn to move mindfully. (No experience necessary.)

Contact: Miriam Bankey mbankey@thealex.ca (403) 801-6041

 

Drop In Community Lunch

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

Who: Adults and supervised children. Drop-in.

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

 

Peer Advocacy Office

Receive assistance on a wide variety of issues from trained community members.

Who: Adults and supervised children. Drop-in.

Contact: peeradvocacy@thealex.ca (403) 455-5792

 

Cooking Up Justice

Learn 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.

Who: Youth aged 14-18. Registered drop-in. Text or call ahead.

Contact: Syma Habib shabib@thealex.ca (403) 970-5473

 

Thursday


FoodFit   

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

supportive environment.

Who: Community members. Registration required.

Contact: Erin Gionet egionet@thealex.ca (403) 801-6755

 

Kids in the Kitchen

Kids come together to learn about healthy food, cooking skills, and teamwork!

Who: Kids aged 8-12.

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

 

Friday


Drop-In Breakfast

Drop-in for a healthy, delicious breakfast shared with others.

Who: Adults and supervised children. Drop-in.

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

 

Peer Advocacy Office

Receive assistance on a wide variety of issues from trained

community members.

Who: Adults and supervised children. Drop-in.

Contact: peeradvocacy@thealex.ca (403) 455-5792

 

Level Ground Gardening Group

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!

Who: All ages welcome. Kids under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Joanna Tschudy jtschudy@thealex.ca (403) 869-2524

 

Saturday


Closed

 

 

 

Sunday


Closed

 

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