From Our Community to Yours
Earth Day Event – WHCA Garden, Health, and Wellness Expo
Saturday April 22 – 2:00 to 5:00 pm – Join us at the WHCA for this event to celebrate Earth Day and kick off the spring gardening season. Admission is free and open to the public. We have a great line-up of exhibitors featuring info tables, hands-on displays, kids activities, expert advice, demos, samples and giveaways, and more.
Some of our amazing vendors are:
Home Depot, Blue Grass Ltd. Nursery, Sod, Garden Centre, Living Soil Solutions, ReTree YYC, Sullivan Tree Service Ltd. Eco-yards, Dafoe Designs, Qui Gong, Light Cellar, Soap & More – The Learning Centre, Puzzle Permaculture, Inc, Full Circle Adventures, Poppy Innovations Ltd. Sunnyside Natural Market, Pages Books on Kensington, Color Me Mine Kensington Calgary, Janet Melrose, Bees matter & the Calgary Beekeepers Association!
Some of the Vendors booths will involve:
- Blue Grass Garden Center will have a booth where you pay $20 and get to make your own herb & veggie garden to take home!
Color Me Mine will have a booth where you can create fusion glass for $8 each, to beautify our community garden or take home!
- The Bees Keepers Association will be bringing a live bee display.
- The Light Cellar will feature Fermentation classes & equipment! They will also have some ferments for sale too!
- Sunnyside Natural Market will be using our event as an official launch of their Non GMO in house labelling project called “Sunnyside Verified.” They will be giving out organic fruit, 10% off coupons for the store, as well as a gift basket of local Non GMO Sunnyside Verified product!
- & MUCH MORE!
See you then, RAIN OR SHINE!
Spruce Up the Neighbourhood
Saturday May 27 – Join us at the Community Centre for the annual community clean-up day. We will have a number of stations onsite including electronics recycling, bottle deposit collection, paper shredding, furniture and household items donations, packer trucks for home and organic waste, plus more TBA.
Neighbour Day Community Garage Sale
Saturday June 17 – Host a garage sale at your home as part of Calgary’s Neighbour Day. We will provide bright yellow garage sale signs for each participant, promote the event throughout the city and provide a map of homes online. Register for free at westhillhurst.com after April 1.
WHCA Stampede Breakfast
Wednesday July 12 – Come on down for the first annual WHCA Stampede Breakfast from 9:00 to 11:00 am and feast on pancakes, sausages, coffee, juice while enjoying a live local band and other fun stuff for the family.