Bowmont Park Photo Contest

Screen Shot 2015-06-17 at 12.23.54 PMThe 15th annual Bowmont Natural Enviornment Park Photo Contest is underway.  Deadline is 6 November, for photos taken between January 1 and Oct. 31, 2015.  For all the details, entry form, and release forms, click on the link below.  See some of the winning 2014 photos down at the community centre.  They are pretty terrific.

Bowmont Natural Environment Photo Contest Description Entry Forms Waiver and Consent Forms

Construction Starting, 16th Avenue at COP

Bowfort Info Update June2015You may have already seen construction signs going up on 16th Ave. around Canada Olympic Park.   In the next eighteen months the Transcanada Highway (16th Ave) will be lowered and a bridge will be constructed to carry Bowfort Road over it.  For more information, click on the update poster on the right or visit the City’s website about the project by clicking here.

June 28: Retree YYC Event

Screen Shot 2015-05-10 at 8.20.54 AMAfter the devastation of the 2014 September Snowstorm, The City is launching a community initiative to help bring back our trees, called ReTree YYC.  They invite us all to be part of it. There will be events all around the city in the next two months.  In our neighbourhood, come out June 28, between 10 and 3, to Bowness Park, where there will be booths, demos, tips, talks, food, and kids’ activities to help us all learn to be better tree caretakers.  For more details, click here.