For all of you living in the Blairmore Suburban Centre, you are part of our association!!!!! Come join us.
Spring soccer registration is set up online under the soccer tab. If you would like to register in person, it will be at James L Alexander school on February 26 from 7-9 pm.
PARASPORT DAY FRIDAY, MARCH 14, 2014
The City of Saskatoon will be hosting ParaSport Day on Friday, March 14, 2014, at Cosmo Civic Centre (3130 Laurier Drive). ParaSport Day is a free, one day event for youth ages 8 to 16.
Parasport is sport for people with a disability. It is "para"llel to sport for able-bodied athletes, with adapted equipment or rules to make the game fun and accessible for everyone.
Youth of all abilities are invited to come and try featured sports and the adapted equipment supplied by parasport organizations in the community. Coaches and athletes from the parasport organizations will be there to lead skill development and teach youth wheelchair basketball, sledge hockey, goalball, and cross-country skiing. There will also be an opportunity to learn how to get involved in parasport, and the roles necessary for the different adaptive sports.
The morning will kickoff with inspirational presentations from first-class parasport athletes; Amy Alsop a two-time Paralympic gold medalist in goalball, and Miranda Biletski a RBC Paralympian and Paralympic hopeful for the 2016 Summer Games in wheelchair rugby.
This free event runs from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and snacks and lunch will be provided to all registrants. To register, please call 306-975-3378 by Monday, March 10, 2014.
ParaSport Day is being hosted by the City of Saskatoon Community Development in partnership with Saskatchewan Wheelchair Sports, Canadian Sport Centre – Saskatchewan, SaskSport, Canadian Paralympic Committee, and Saskatchewan Blind Sports Association.
Green Bin ordering
If you are interested here is a bit of infomation on it. Green Bin
Ignite Your Leadership
by Community Development Here is the link to the information Ignite Your Leadership Info
Baby Talk Program
Carlyle King Branch library hosts a free baby talk program every Monday morning at 11am, and we'd like to get the word out to local parents. Babytalk is an early literacy program for parents and babies up to 18 months featuring rhymes, songs, music, and stories. It is completely Free! We also have snacks and time for parents to chat afterwards.
The Saskatoon KidSport committee is hosting its annual Family Mini Golf Tournament at Market Mall on February 9, 2014. The event runs from 11:00am until 5pm. Families are encouraged to come out and play a round of mini golf for $24.00 with all proceeds going to KidSport! No pre registration is required, just come out an have some fun. There are lots of great prizes and some of our local sport celebrities will be in attendance including the Saskatoon Blades, U of S Huskies and the Saskatoon Hilltops
CISV Saskatoon is hosting a mini camp weekend on March 7, 8, 9th of 2014 and would like to invite all youth ages 8-18 to join in this great experience.
Mini Camp is a 3 day camp for ages 8-18. It is a great introduction to CISV and an amazing way to spend your weekend. Mini Camp has a variety of activities based on CISV’s educational themes. Here is the brochure Pac Man Mini Camp
CLARENCE DOWNEY SPEED SKATING OVAL OPENS FOR THE SEASON ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2013
The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval will open for the 2013-2014 season starting Wednesday, December 11, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. Public skating hours are as follows: Monday to Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10:15 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Admission is free and all skating skill levels are welcome to enjoy the 400 metre outdoor oval; speed skates are not necessary. A modern warm-up building provides change rooms, public washrooms, and an area to lace-up skates in comfort.
The facility is closed Fridays and on Christmas Day. The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval will also be closed for Provincial Championships from January 17 to 19, 2014; the Canada Cup Junior Selection Speed Skating Championships from January 22 to 26, 2014; and the Local Club Marathon on January 31 and February 1, 2014.
The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval is located on Dudley Street at Avenue R, in the Gordon Howe Sports Complex.
CITY COUNCIL APPROVES 7.43% PROPERTY TAX INCREASE: FOCUS ON ROADS, PUBLIC SAFETY
Listening to what it heard from residents, Saskatoon City Council approved a property tax increase of 7.43 per cent following special meeting of Council December 3 & 4, 2013.
The combined 2014 Operating and Capital Budget is $793 million comprised of an operating budget of $411.9 million and capital budget of $381.1 million.
The newly approved rate means the average homeowner (at $325,000 market value) would pay $108 per year more in the municipal portion of their property taxes.
As proposed, a property tax increase of 4.29% will be dedicated to roadway rehabilitation.
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