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  • June Edition of Allendale Adivisor!

    June Edition of Allendale Adivisor!

    The June edition of the Allendale Advisor is now posted to the website. Check it out here!   >> Read More »
  • Green Shack is Go! July 4 to August 25, 2022

    Green Shack is Go! July 4 to August 25, 2022

    Great news–the City of Edmonton’s Green Shack program in Allendale (6330 105A Street) is scheduled for July 4th to August 25th, 2022, from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, Monday to Friday. For more information, call 311 or visit edmonton.ca/greenshacks.  >> Read More »
  • Big Bin Event Is Back! Saturday June 18

    Big Bin Event Is Back! Saturday June 18

    Date:  Saturday, June 18, 10 am to 2 pm Presented by: Allendale Community League Location: Back Parking Lot Allendale School (6415 – 106 St NW)  Please bring your current Community League Membership to gain access. Allendale Community League memberships will be sold at the event, however, we would appreciate it if you …  >> Read More »
  • June is Bike Month and Ritchie is Challenging Allendale Residents!

    June is Bike Month and Ritchie is Challenging Allendale Residents!

    Ritchie Community League is once again challenging all leagues to a June Bike Challenge! The inter-league challenge is simple:  ride the most kilometres in the month of June! Results will be reported in two ways: total distance travelled per league AND distance travelled per resident in the league area (based …  >> Read More »
  • Fiddle Frenzy!

    Fiddle Frenzy!

    Join the Edmonton Fiddlers and Gateway Fiddlers for a collaborative event with fun fiddle music and a bake sale to support Sombrilla’s charitable projects. The event is free and open to anyone. Sunday, June 12th, from 12:30 to 3:30, outside on the South East corner of Allendale School (105A Street) …  >> Read More »
  • 2022 Community Hall/Grounds Cleanup

    2022 Community Hall/Grounds Cleanup

    On Saturday, June 4 and weather permitting, we are holding a community hall/grounds clean up. We are looking for volunteers to help with painting, weeding, spreading mulch and other small clean up tasks around the hall. If you are interested and can spare a couple hours to help out, meet …  >> Read More »
  • Green Shack is Back for Summer 2022!

    Green Shack is Back for Summer 2022!

    Play! Run! Create! Allendale is pleased to be hosting a Green Shack program from July 12 to August 27th, 2022; Mondays to Fridays from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The green shack is located on the south side of the Allendale playground.  Program leaders are trained to provide fun and …  >> Read More »
  • Annual General Meeting May 18, 2022

    Annual General Meeting May 18, 2022

    Agenda All members are invited to attend   7:00 to 7:30 pm Question and Answers with Councillor Michael Janz Call to order at 7:30 pm Welcome by President and Introductions of Community League Board Members Approval of AGM Agenda Approval of June 10th, 2021 AGM minutes (as distributed) President’s report Treasurer’s …  >> Read More »
  • Green Shack is Go

    Green Shack is Go

    Celebrate 100 years of Green Shacks in Edmonton this summer with our neighbours in Allendale! The City of Edmonton, the Edmonton Federation of Community Leagues, and Allendale Community League are bringing the Green Shack program back for 2022. Get active and join in on games, sport, crafts, music, drama and …  >> Read More »
  • Spring Yoga is Back at Allendale Hall!

    Spring Yoga is Back at Allendale Hall!

    Our Spring in-person session of yoga is back at Allendale Hall! Yoga with Kelly will take you through postures to strengthen the body, calm the mind, enhance flexibility, improve posture and balance, and synchronize breath with movement. This mindful, conscious class is designed to suit most beginners as well as …  >> Read More »
  • COVID Update 2

    COVID Update 2

    COVID-19 public health actions As of March 1 Current Public Measures. City of Edmonton repeals mask bylaw On March 9, the City of Edmonton repealed its Temporary Mandatory Face Coverings bylaw. Face coverings are no longer required except when using public transit, AHS-operated and contracted facilities and all continuing care settings. The …  >> Read More »
  • COVID Update

    COVID Update

    COVID-19 public health actions As of March 1 Current Public Measures. Frequently asked questions regarding the City of Edmonton’s Temporary Mandatory Face Coverings bylaw Does a private wedding at a League Hall fall under the bylaw? If the wedding ceremony is located at an indoor, publicly accessible venue or place …  >> Read More »
  • Proposed Planning Application

    Proposed Planning Application

    There is a proposed planning application that is close to Allendale. The plan is to rezone the area of 10333 University Ave to allow a multi-unit supportive housing development overseen by the Mustard Seed. There is a Council Public Hearing date on Tuesday, March 15. If anyone would like to …  >> Read More »
  • Allendale Rink Update Dec 21

    Allendale Rink Update Dec 21

    Both rinks are open daily. Skate room (+washroom) is to stay closed for the time being. Lights are set to go off at 9:45pm. Ice conditions vary due to weather and usage. Maintenance is ongoing but people should help out the volunteer ice crew by shovelling the snow up over …  >> Read More »
  • Covid 19: Community League Hall and Grounds 12/2021

    Covid 19: Community League Hall and Grounds 12/2021

    NOTICE: THE ALLENDALE COMMINITY LEAGUE HAS IMPLEMENTED FURTHER RESTRICTIONS. For any League based programs and activities, the Allendale Community League applies the RESTRICTION EXEMPTION PROGRAM until further notice (please view images below). Allendale Community League hall renters and other users must follow the Restrictions Exemption Program requiring proof of vaccination …  >> Read More »
  • Learn-to-Skate and Learn-to-Play (hockey) programs

    Learn-to-Skate and Learn-to-Play (hockey) programs

    Learn to Skate / Play program  >> Read More »
  • Some Serious Strength Skills

    Some Serious Strength Skills

    I struggle to do a home strength exercise routine at the best of times, even more so since I quit going to the gym. But the need to make sure I am doing it right and to learn modifications with the resources I have around the house is also important. …  >> Read More »
  • Survey for Recreational Amenities in Allendale

    Survey for Recreational Amenities in Allendale

    Consider three projects that were put forward to our board: tennis resurface, volleyball, and playground renewal. We are now requesting very preliminary information from you with this survey.  >> Read More »
  • Covid 19: Community League Hall and Grounds 9/2021

    Covid 19: Community League Hall and Grounds 9/2021

    Adult (over 18) sport, fitness, recreation and performance activities (Sept 20) The following restrictions apply unless the facility or program implements the restrictions exemption program: Indoor group classes and activities are not permitted. Outdoor events and facilities (Sept 16) Fully outdoor events and venues have no capacity restrictions (excluding washrooms), but …  >> Read More »
  • EPCOR Flood Prevention Backwater Valve Subsidy

    EPCOR Flood Prevention Backwater Valve Subsidy

    NOW IS THE TIME TO PROTECT YOUR HOME FROM FLOODING! Weather in Edmonton is unpredictable and summer storms can creep up on us very quickly. If you live in a neighbourhood that has experienced flooding or you have had your basement back up, then you know how quickly it can …  >> Read More »
  • 2021 Yoga [On Hold]

    2021 Yoga [On Hold]

    COVID-19 Updates: State of public health emergency declared Please review the our Covid information Greetings fellow yogis! Our fall 9-week session of yoga at Allendale Hall is back again. Although yoga will be a little bit different this year, rest assured Yoga with Kelly will still take you through yoga …  >> Read More »
  • Urban Tree Canopy Expansion Allendale

    Urban Tree Canopy Expansion Allendale

    Two parks in the Allendale neighbourhood have been included in the 2021 Urban Tree Canopy Expansion Program, and as part of this program we have planned to add new trees in this location  >> Read More »
  • Treaty No. 6 Recognition Day

    Treaty No. 6 Recognition Day

    On Treaty 6 Recognition Day (August 27), the Allendale Community League is proud to be located in Ward papastew Pronunciation: PAH-PAH-STAY-OH. This name, as well as the other 12 new Indigenous ward names, were gifted to the City of Edmonton by iyiniw iskwewak wihtwawin, an all-female, Indigenous ward naming committee. …  >> Read More »
  • Big Bin Event – Sept 11

    Big Bin Event – Sept 11

    Date:  Saturday, September 11, 10 am to 2 pm Presented by: Allendale Community League and Queen Alex Community League Location: Back Parking Lot Allendale School (6415 – 106 St NW)  We won’t have a charitable organization on hand this year due to timing constraints. Thanks *IMPORTANT INFORMATION* ***Due to COVID-19, please wear …  >> Read More »
  • Responsible Pet Ownership in Allendale

    Responsible Pet Ownership in Allendale

    This is a reminder that walking/running dogs on the fields, in the playgrounds, and within enclosed spaces including the rink and tennis courts near the league hall and Allendale Junior High is not permitted. This includes the new park/picnic area near the hall. From the edmonton.ca website: Dogs are not …  >> Read More »
  • [Update] Community League Bike Challenge Week Two

    [Update] Community League Bike Challenge Week Two

    It’s not too late to join Team Allendale for the June Community League Bike Challenge every km counts. All you need to do is: ride your bike and track your distance. Read all the details in our June Community Bike Challenge post if you want to join. Here is last …  >> Read More »
  • [Update] Community League Bike Challenge Week One

    [Update] Community League Bike Challenge Week One

    It’s not too late to join Team Allendale for the June Community League Bike Challenge. All you need to do is track your bike distances and let us know. We have all the details listed in our June Community Bike Challenge post if you want to join. The grand total …  >> Read More »
  • 2021 Allendale Annual General Meeting Invite

    2021 Allendale Annual General Meeting Invite

    As noted previously, register through our link for the online Allendale Community League AGM  Thursday, Jun 10, 2021 at 6:00 PM Additional information will be provided. You will also need to confirm your membership with us in order to vote. If you need a new membership, refer to our Memberships page …  >> Read More »
  • June Community Bike Challenge

    June Community Bike Challenge

    What is the Community League Bike Month Challenge? It’s to see which community league can bike the farthest in a month. Why? Bragging rights – last year some communities felt like Ritchie had the upper hand partly because Ritchie organized it, so THIS year we thought we’d throw our hat …  >> Read More »
  • Street Sweeping has Begun!

    Street Sweeping has Begun!

    The City of Edmonton has begun its annual citywide street sweeping. Please remember to park your vehicles off the street when the street sweepers are working. Allendale is currently scheduled for May 2 – 8, 2021 (weather permitting). You can find any updates/changes to these dates and additional information on the …  >> Read More »
  • Drainage Repair and Traffic Issues – 61 Ave and 109 St

    Drainage Repair and Traffic Issues – 61 Ave and 109 St

    On October 8, 2020, inspection of a sewer trunk line 23 metres below 61 Ave, found a 2.5-metre-long opening along the top of it. Further inspection at the intersection of 61 Ave and 109 St found materials around the trunk line had also eroded creating a void. EPCOR placed roadblocks, …  >> Read More »
  • Registration is now open for the 2021 Soccer Season.

    Registration is now open for the 2021 Soccer Season.

    REGISTRATION MARCH 15 – APRIL 15 Registration includes training fees only as there are NO GAMES at this time. Once AHS lifts the COVID 19 restrictions, SWMSA will collect additional fees. Registration for the 2021 Soccer Season is online at emsasouthwest.com/play/registration. Allendale does not have a volunteer soccer coordinator so …  >> Read More »
  • Allendale Rink Update

    Allendale Rink Update

    The rink is now closed. It was much too warm today so our dedicated rink caretakers have locked the doors.   Good morning. Our rink is open this morning – get out for a skate before the season wraps up.    >> Read More »
  • Responsible Pet Ownership in Allendale

    Responsible Pet Ownership in Allendale

    This is a reminder that walking/running dogs on the fields, in the playgrounds, and within enclosed spaces including the rink and tennis courts near the league hall and Allendale Junior High is not permitted. This includes the new park/picnic area near the hall. From the edmonton.ca website: Dogs are not …  >> Read More »
  • COVID-19 Information for the Community

    COVID-19 Information for the Community

    For all information on testing and guidance, please go to the Alberta Health Services information webpage on novel coronavirus (COVID-19) https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/topics/page16944.aspx      >> Read More »
  • Allendale Park Events Sept 26 & 27

    Allendale Park Events Sept 26 & 27

    Sat Sept 26, 2 pm 2 to 2:45 pm:  Gateway Fiddlers is a group of talented Elementary and Junior High fiddle students. 3 to 4 pm:  Edmonton Fiddlers, primarily high school and university age fiddle students will take you on an up-beat musical tour through Canadian, Celtic and alternative fiddle …  >> Read More »
  • Community League Day

    Community League Day

      Join the Allendale and Queen Alexandra Community Leagues as we host this event on September 19 . Purchase a Community League membership either while you are there or you can purchase it online through www.efcl.org on September 19th* and bring us a receipt. Stay for the live music, hot …  >> Read More »
  • Allendale Community Yoga

    Allendale Community Yoga

    Starts Tuesday, September 22, 2020 to November 24, 2020 (except the first Tuesday of each month) at 7:30pm.  NOTE: This is NOT a drop in. Attendance is limited. You must be registered to attend, and a Community membership is required. Please contact Lisa lisadickner@me.com to register.  >> Read More »
  • LIVE in Allendale: Great North Ukulele Collective

    LIVE in Allendale: Great North Ukulele Collective

    Allendale Community League is pleased to present the Great North Ukulele Collective in Allendale Park! Bring your own chair/ blanket. Taking inspiration from the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, The Great North Ukulele Collective loves arranging great tunes for the ukulele and adding vocals. Four ukuleles and five voices combine …  >> Read More »
  • Allendale Community Hall Grounds Construction

    Allendale Community Hall Grounds Construction

    Construction of Phase 2 of the Allendale Grounds Enhancement Project will begin in August.  Please note the following: The construction fence is now up and demolition will occur shortly This project will retain the west side basketball court, will add a naturalized park area of plants, trees, a pergola, and …  >> Read More »
  • Big Bin Event – August 8

    Big Bin Event – August 8

    Date:  Saturday, August 8th, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Location: Back Parking Lot Allendale School (6415 – 106 St NW)  *IMPORTANT INFORMATION* ***Due to COVID-19, please wear a mask if you will be near any people or maintain a 2 metre distance.*** Please bring your current Community League Membership to gain access. …  >> Read More »
  • Chalk the Walk in Allendale

    Chalk the Walk in Allendale

    Summer wouldn’t be summer without a bit of sidewalk chalk art especially in the Summer of 2020. So get in touch with us via email and we will arrange to get you a box of jumbo chalks to chalk your walk. Take a photo!! Post it to Twitter or your …  >> Read More »
  • Submissions Wanted! COVID-19 Community Archive Project

    Submissions Wanted! COVID-19 Community Archive Project

    The project team is seeking art from Queen Alexandra and Allendale residents reflecting on these unusual times for a community banner.  ALL forms of creative expression are welcome, including paintings, photographs, poetry, stories…etc.  Kids, seniors, youth, students…everyone in the community is encouraged to share! Submission details here. Submission form here. …  >> Read More »
  • PEOPLE WITH SEWING SKILLS NEEDED!

    PEOPLE WITH SEWING SKILLS NEEDED!

    The communities of Allendale and Queen Alexandra are in strong need for more people to sew masks. The COVID-19 community assistance team would love to continue to provide masks to the community, and especially now that public areas are opening.  We are in strong need for more people to sew …  >> Read More »
  • Allendale Community COVID-19 Update

    Allendale Community COVID-19 Update

    We have reopened our tennis courts.  Hours are 9 am – 9 pm daily, weather permitting.  >> Read More »
  • Allendale Community Garden COVID-19 Update

    Allendale Community Garden COVID-19 Update

    To operate our community garden this year during COVID-19, the City instituted community garden requirements and guidelines that will apply to our use of this space, so please review their information. https://www.edmonton.ca/residential_neighbourhoods/gardens_lawns_trees/community-gardens.aspx Stay tuned for more information as we update our guidelines.    >> Read More »
  • Allendale Neighbourhood Renewal

    Allendale Neighbourhood Renewal

    It has been a few years since we had our roads, curbs, street sewers, lights, boulevards, and sidewalks dug up for renewal. Many of you who had issues have likely been in contact with the City. In our last conversation with the Delivery Project Manager, he gave me an indication …  >> Read More »
  • COVID19 Community Assistance

    COVID19 Community Assistance

    Community Assistance UPDATE: COVID-19 Service & Program Impacts Many City programs and services have been adjusted or impacted due to COVID-19 and/or staffing and budget constraints. This search tool is updated regularly to help you and your community stay in the know as the City reopens some programs and services. …  >> Read More »
  • NextDoor: What is it? How can it help?

    NextDoor: What is it? How can it help?

    The Nextdoor app and online version is a social networking platform for local communities and neighbourhoods. Instead of connecting you to any user across the world, Nextdoor narrows your network to those in your surrounding area. Learn more about Nextdoor on their information page Their mission is to “provide a …  >> Read More »
  • Closed: Allendale Community League Hall and Grounds

    Closed: Allendale Community League Hall and Grounds

    The Government of Alberta declared a state of public health emergency today, so rather than take any further risks the Allendale Community League Hall and Grounds will be closed effective immediately and until further notice. We encourage you to visit alberta.ca/COVID19 for the latest information, guidance, and resources.  >> Read More »
  • Allendale Rink Now Closed

    Allendale Rink Now Closed

    In light of the continued warming trend, we won’t be able to keep the ice safe. So please note that due to this warm weather we’ve had to close the rink due to safety issues. Thank you for your support -Allendale Community Leaque  >> Read More »
  • Nature-Based Meditation & Mindfulness Classes

    Nature-Based Meditation & Mindfulness Classes

    Saturdays (9 a.m. – 10 a.m.)   You still have time to sign up for this class!! The class is designed for those who have prior meditation experience. Each class will feature a reflection that is then integrated into the guided meditation.  >> Read More »
  • WINTER 2020 ACTIVITIES

    WINTER 2020 ACTIVITIES

    Nature-Based Meditation & Mindfulness Classes |  Saturdays (9 a.m. – 10 a.m.)    |    starting February 1, 2020 This class is designed for those who have prior meditation experience. Each class will feature a reflection that is then integrated into the guided meditation. Click HERE for more information. Zumba …  >> Read More »
  • Allendale On-Going Activities

    Allendale On-Going Activities

    In addition to our programs, we also run other activities throughout the year. Our calendar of events lists each of our programs and will include any further details you’ll need to know before you go.  As with all of our programs, you’ll need to show your Community League Membership to …  >> Read More »