News & Events

Community Associations Awareness Month

March is Community Association Awareness month. The entire month is dedicated to celebrating our city’s 151 community associations and all we have to offer Calgarians! Please read an article that outlines the differences between community and resident associations.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Community Associations (CAs)

  1. CAs are led by volunteers – your neighbours!

  2. CA volunteers operate and maintain local outdoor rinks, community gardens, tennis courts and community centres

  3. CA volunteers organize programs and events for community members

  4. CAs act as a community voice in your neighbourhood. They engage residents on urban planning projects and can represent your community’s perspective to the City of Calgary

  5. Membership-Based Organizations – They Need You!

New Tim Hortons coming to Riverbend

The Tim Hortons in Riverbend, located in Riverbend Centre has been a part of the community for 29 years. At the 30 year mark, this will conclude the lease and will provide the opportunity to review new options. Check out the the details of the new Tim Hortons proposal here.

Electronics Recycling Round Up- THANK YOU!

Huge thanks to everyone in the community for dropping off their recycling, to the volunteers and to Alberta Electronics Management Authority for this opportunity! The 4 containers pictured above were filled in the first 15 minutes of the event. Overall we collected 18 containers like the ones depicted above.

Join RCA Team!

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  • Wanting meaningful work experience for your resume

  • Excited to work with new technology

  • Capable of problem solving independently and as part of a team

  • Able to thrive in a virtual work environment, and

  • Looking for an opportunity to work with a professional and qualified team!

Whether you're recently graduated, unemployed or currently working but looking to the future, we have some excellent opportunities to build your resume and position yourself for a successful future.

RCA is innovative, tech-savvy and local. Join a team where you can make a visible difference in your own community! Click on the link here to learn more.


Riverbend Community Firepit

To raise spirits the City of Calgary is facilitating firepits in parks and Riverbend got its own new firepit - located on Riverbend Drive just by the turn to Carburn Park

It is free-to-use from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on weekdays and weekends. You can burn your own firewood without a booked time, or go online or call 311 and register for a free permit. Permits provide: a specific booking time for use 12-3 p.m., 4-6 p.m. and 7-9 p.m and two hours of free firewood. More info on City of Calgary website

Winter in Carburn Park

Carburn Park is fully open for winter fun! Skating rink, two fire pits, cross country skiing track and even the deer!

In addition, you now are able to bring your own propane powered firepit to Carburn Park and celebrate winter with the members of your household.

OFFICE HOURS

Office is open, but scheduled appointments are required

The brand NEW Riverbend Connects is making its way to your mailbox!