Author Archives: Deb Grady

Exshaw Rink Opening Party & Community Cleanup – May 7

Community Conversations on Palliative Care in the Bow Valley Corridor

Enhancing palliative and end-of-life supports in the Bow Valley Corridor.


This is your opportunity to inform and participate in the future of community based palliative care in the Bow Valley Corridor. We invite ALL residents* of the Bow Valley Corridor to join one or more of the following conversations:

  • Canmore  Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 6:30 to 8:30pm
    Elevation Place700 Railway Avenue, Canmore
  • Cochrane  Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 1pm to 3pm
    Homestead Building, 209 2 Avenue West, Cochrane
  • Banff  Wednesday, April 19, 2017 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
    YWCA Banff Hotel, 102 Spray Avenue, Banff

*The Bow Valley Corridor is located on Treaty 7 Territory and we enthusiastically welcome members of Indigenous communities.

This project is a collaboration between:


More details at

Ghost Waiparous Trails Association AGM April 22

The GWTA 2017 AGM will be held Saturday, April 22, at 10:00AM in the Benchlands Fire Hall

Meeting Agenda:

  • 2016 AGM Minutes
  • Board Report 2017
  • Financial Update (Audited)
  • 2017 Planned Activities
    • June Annual Work Bee
    • Wood Lot management
    • Trail Maintenance Team
  • Back 40 FireSmart Update
  • New Business
  • Board elections there are several vacancies to be filled

There are several Board positions open and GWTA is looking for people that want to help with the stewardship of the great asset that we have in the Back 40.  Please consider getting involved as a Board Member!
For more information please contact Michael Parker, President at

Exshaw non-competitive softball opportunity – April 8 deadline

Please indicate your interest by April 8 to the email on this poster

New Horizons for Seniors Grant Information sessions

The New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) helps to ensure seniors will benefit from, and contribute to, the quality of life in their communities through active living and participation in social activities.

In anticipation of the 2017 NHSP Call for Proposals, the Government of Canada will provide information to help you with the preparation of your application. Please find attached the list of New Horizons for Seniors Information and Grant Writing Sessions.  

There will be a Canmore session on April 27, 10am – noon at the Service Canada Center, 802 Bow Valley Trail 

You must confirm your intent to attend with an RSVP to 1-844-836-8127 or by email to  with your name, contact information, and the session of your choice.

Pre-Registration is required – see below for registration and additional in-person or webinar dates and locations. The grant application deadline will be sometime in June 2017 for 2018 funding. 

Calgary and Southern Alberta 2017