Upcoming Events

How to recycle your election signs between Oct. 15 & 29

Did you miss the CBMCA Ward 11 and Ward 8 Election Forums? Here is a link.

On Monday, September 25, Cliff Bungalow – Mission Community Association hosted a Civic Election forum for Ward 11, the area to the east of 4th Street SW.  On Monday, October 2, we hosted a forum for Ward 8, the area to the west of 4th Street SW.  We had excellent attendance at each forum. 

If you missed these forums, here is a link to the recording of each forum from the streaming on those dates.  There are also other forums available through this link, including mayoralty forums.  So if you missed our forums, this is your chance to see and listen to what took place.   Just scroll down to Ward 8 and Ward 11. 

https://sprawlcalgary.com/find-your-yycvote-forum-complete-list-with-videos-tweets-7c525692d1c3

If you have trouble viewing, try viewing in Facebook. 

Election day is Monday, October 16.  Details including where voting stations are located are at www.electionscalgary.ca

Board Game Night, Saturday, October 14, 7 pm

2201 Cliff Street SW. Bring your favourite board games and some snacks along to the hall on Saturday for some fun and light competition. No charge. Cash bar. 

Civic Election 2017, Ward 8 All Candidates Forum – Monday, October 2, 7:30 pm

Calgary Civic Election is on Monday, October 16.  Our community is being split into two wards.  Cliff Bungalow (west of 4th Street) will remain as part of Ward 8 while Mission (east of 4th Street) will now be part of Ward 11 as of election day.  To assist voters in making an informed decision on whom to vote for, the Cliff Bungalow – Mission Community Association will be hosting all candidate forums, one for each ward.  The details are as follows:

Ward 11 All Candidates Forum

Monday, September 25

Doors open at 7 pm

Forum starts at 7:30 pm

 

Ward 8 All Candidates Forum

Monday, October 2

Doors open at 7 pm

Forum starts at 7:30 pm

 

Both will be held at

Cliff Bungalow – Mission Community Centre

2201 Cliff Street SW

 

Seating is limited, so come early.

We urge the election teams of the candidates to allow local residents get the seating.

There will also be limited standing room.   

 As of September 24, there are 5 candidates in Ward 11.  Four have confirmed their attendance on September 25.  There are four candidates in Ward 8.  All four Ward 8 candidates have confirmed their attendance on October 2.  

For more information, contact Amanda at cbmca.treasurer@gmail.com.

 

 

 

Embrace Gardening free public talk, Wednesday, October 4, 7 – 9 pm

Munch’n’Mingle 6:30 – 7 pm, Janet Melrose talk from 7 – 8:30 pm. 

At the Sunalta Community Centre, 1627 – 10 Ave. SW. 

All are welcome, no entry charge, donations welcome.

Jazz – Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 8 pm

The Cliff Bungalow – Mission Jazz Series presents:

Jazz under the Cliff

with

The Johanna Sillanpaa quartet

Wednesday October 4, 8 pm

Cliff Bungalow – Mission Community Centre

Cover: $15 Cash (Seniors, Students and CBMCA members $10)

 Doors open at 7:30 pm ; Music starts at 8 pm

No reservations taken; rush seating only

 We recommend that you come early, have a beverage and get a good seat

 Poster: JazzNightPoster171004

Johanna Sillanpaa – vocals

Sheldon Zandboer – piano

Kodi Hutchinson – bass

Tyler Hornby – drums

Jazz vocalist Johanna Sillanpaa returns to Cliff Bungalow – Mission on October 4. Her music is smart, soulful, and it’s jazz! From modern jazz arrangements to catchy originals her latest musical statement ‘From This Side’ reached #1 on the Canadian National Jazz chart and is sure to captivate audiences everywhere. For more information on Johanna, please visit www.johannamusic.com

Performance Schedule: 2017/ 2018 

October 4 – Vocal jazz night with the Johanna Sillanpaa quartet

November 1 – Saxophonist Rick Climans and his quartet

December 6 – Percussionist Robin Tufts and guests

January 3 – Pianist Michelle Grégoire and her group

February 7 – Guitarist John McRory and his group

March 7 – Saxophonist Oliver Miguel and guests

April 4 – Vocal jazz night with Deanne Matley

May 2 – Bassist Rubim de Toledo and guests

June 6 – Season conclusion with the Jazz Winds Composers Collective

 

Potluck – Sunday, October 1, 2017, 6 pm

As dark comes earlier in the fall, the ambiance of our hall is bright with candles and background music.  Come join us for good food and good conversation. 

CLIFF BUNGALOW-MISSION COMMUNITY POTLUCK 

  SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1, 6 PM 

AT THE COMMUNITY HALL

 2201 CLIFF ST. SW
 (one block west of 5th St at 22nd Ave SW)

   PLEASE BRING A DISH TO SHARE WITH ALL WHO GATHER.

COME WITH YOUR FRIENDS & FAMILY INCLUDING ALL CHILDREN AND MEET THE FOLKS IN YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD. 

Poster: PotluckPoster171001

 

Doors Open YYC – Saturday, September 23, 2017, 10 am to 4 pm

Doors Open YYC

Saturday, September 23, 10 am to 4 pm

At the Community Centre

2201 Cliff Street SW

Tour our historic building

Learn more about its unique structure and history

Doors Open YYC website:

http://www.doorsopenyyc.org/

For more information,

Contact Marilyn at cbmca.heritage@gmail.com

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ReTree YYC free workshop on pruning and disease, Wednesday, September 20 at 6:30 pm at community hall

Space is left in the final Mission ReTree YYC event on Wednesday, September 20 at 6:30 pm, focused on pruning and disease. At the community hall – 2201 Cliff St. SW. Registration required: bit.ly/2tjMEBw

Board Game Night – Saturday, September 16, 2017, 7 pm, at the hall, 2201 Cliff St. SW

Board Game Night

Saturday, September 16, 7 pm

Cliff Bungalow – Mission Community Centre

2201 Cliff Street SW

One Block West of 5th Street at 22nd Avenue SW

No entry charge

Bring a snack to share.

Cash Bar

Bring your favourite Board game, if you have one.

Come anyway, even if you do not have a Board game as others will bring theirs.

 You can teach us how to play your game

or others can teach us how to play their game.

It’s fun either way.

 Bring your friends.

 So join us for an evening of fun and games!

 This is a very affordable evening of entertainment.  There is no entry charge.  Beverages are inexpensive.  You just bring one or more of your favourite board games.  Then the group decides on which one or ones we will try out.  Someone helps the others understand the rules of the games.  Even if you do not have a board game, others do.  So join us for a fun inexpensive evening.