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Tuesday, July 29

Retirement Rocks at TD

Location: Cardel Theatre
Address: 180 Quarry Park Blvd. SE
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

A dynamic experience that addresses the retirement concerns of Canadians 45+ years of age. First comes lifestyle and relationships; what are you retiring to? Next is a look at Retirement finances and how to plan ahead! Fast paced, humorous, thought provoking and practical; TD's presenter draws on her refreshing perspective of a boomer who "walks the talk" and is living in retirement now with her retired spouse.

Please note that event is limited to 150 guests, and RSVP's are required. 
For further information contact: Terri Eriksen-Parker, TD Wealth Private Investment Advice, (403)299-8686.

Wednesday, July 30

Explore Antarctica & the Arctic

Location: Fort Calgary
Address: : 750 - 9th Ave SE
Time: 7:00pm

Join Vision Travel Adventure Specialists to learn more about traveling to Antarctica & the Arctic firsthand from expert guides, David Wood and Annie Inglis with Quark Expeditions, the leader in polar travel.
- Free parking
- Wine & cheese
- Exclusive offers available only to those who attend the presentation!

Cost: Free

For more information please visit,2MB7M,C1IRPG,9KX0K,1 or contact Natasha Rhodes at 403-777-0741 or

Thursday, July 31

MNP Self-Employment Training Program Information Session

Location: MNP LLP
Address: 1300, 640-5th Ave SW
Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Through MNP's program you will receive practical training in business planning, marketing, cash flow and other key areas of small business management. You will also gain access to MNP's in-house consultants during your first year of business.

Cost: Free

The next program begins in September 2014. To qualify, register for our upcoming information session.


Thursday, July 31

Parkinson Alberta Tulip Tournament

Location: Sirocco Golf Club
Address: 210178 64th St
Time: 10:30pm - 9:00pm

Join us on Thursday August 7th at Sirocco Golf Club for Parkinson Alberta's 23nd Annual Tulip Tournament. Every year Parkinson Alberta raises funds to support direct services to thousands of Albertans living with Parkinson disease. Parkinson Alberta is the only charitable organization in Alberta that provides support through advocacy, education, research and support services. Register as an individual, team or corporate group and enjoy a game of "Four Person Texas Scramble" golf in support of Parkinson Alberta. After the round, golfers will enjoy dinner and plenty of entertainment including silent and live auctions.

For information
 about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Pam Aldred at or register a team today at

Saturday, August 2

Inglewood Sunfest


Location: 9th Ave SE from 11th Street to 14th Street
Time: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

It's all about having fun in the sun with this year's Inglewood Sunfest! This year we're adding more things to see and do, plus we'll still have all those favorite activities for the whole family. Join Sunfest from 11am to 5pm on August 3rd, 2013, as the street comes alive with performers, vendors, and fantastic food. Make this the year you start a fun family tradition at the Sunfest! The Inglewood Sunfest is a FREE event so bring all your friends and family down for what will be a beautiful fun summer day!

Cost: Free

For more information please visit


Saturday, August 9

Batting Against Breast Cancer Slo-Pitch Tournament

Location: Chinook Winds Ballpark
Address: Chinook Winds Drive SW, Airdrie
Time: 7:00am - 6:00pm

Batting Against Breast Cancer is a slo-pitch tournament in support of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation- Prairies/NWT Region, taking place on Saturday August 9, 2014 at the Chinook Winds Ballpark in Airdrie. Teams of 10-15 players (min. 3 women per team) will step up to the plate to build awareness and fundraise for the breast cancer cause. Teams are asked to raise $2,500 as a team and compete for top fundraising team and individual prizes! There is something for everyone at this fun tournament.

Register a team today! Visit or contact Laura Reynolds at 403-209-2233 to register or receive more information. Let's hit it out of the park and create a future without breast cancer!


Saturday, August 9

Western Rodeo at Heritage Park Heritage

Location: Heritage Park 
Address: 1900 Heritage Drive SW
Time: 6:30pm - 11:00pm

In celebration of Heritage Park's 50th anniversary, the Friends of Heritage Park are excited to bring a professional rodeo to Heritage Park for all visitors to the Park to enjoy. Located in the Park's own rodeo grounds, this show will have it all - Bull riding, barrel racing, bronc riding, mutton busting and, even mini-chuckwagons. The Western Rodeo is included with the Park's regular admission rates.

Cost: General $24.99 Child$12.99 Youth $17.99 Senior $19.99

For more information please visit