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'This is My Neighbourhood' project comes to Millican-Ogden-Lynnwood

Bring a neighbour and join the conversation. Get to know your neighbours and be part of some of the exciting initiatives that will be happening in your community. We are excited to support you and the Millican-Ogden-Lynnwood community with the implementation of the initiatives identified through the public engagement.

 Millican-Ogden-Lynnwood is an historic Calgary community where residents of all ages, all stages, and all wages come together to build a better community. 

Millican-Ogden-Lynnwood is an historic Calgary community where residents of all ages, all stages, and all wages come together to build a better community. 

By: Robert Dickinson (Published on April 4, 2018)

Hello everyone,

We need your help to make Millican-Ogden-Lynnwood a safe, walkable community with multiple options for being active, with residents who care about having a clean and beautiful neighbourhood.

Join us for a community workshop where we will explore the next steps in the This is my neighbourhood project. We will be discussing the Public Art process, implementation of community programming, and getting more of your ideas through a variety of conversations. Light appetizers and refreshments will be served.

Bring a neighbour and join the conversation. Get to know your neighbours and be part of some of the exciting initiatives that will be happening in your community. We are excited to support you and the Millican-Ogden-Lynnwood community with the implementation of the initiatives identified through the public engagement.

Community Workshop:

Date: Saturday April 14, 2018

Time: 3:00 – 6:00pm

Place: MOCA community centre - 6901 20a Street SE

Agenda:

3:00 – 4:00 – public art presentation and working groups

4:00 – 5:00 – programming presentation, short community walk and discussion groups

5:00 – 6:00 – food and mingling

Please share this invitation with your friends, families, and neighbours. Everyone is welcome!

In particular, this will be valuable to any community artists you know. Also, there are people in the community who are interested in bee boxes, community gardens and utilizing public spaces in the area. Come and learn more!

Public Art Component Description:

This presentation will explore the breadth of possibilities within a community based public art practice and the important artistic and cultural changes that can result from such an interactive approach.

Programming Component Description:

In partnership with residents of Millican-Ogden-Lynnwood, The City of Calgary will coordinate a bi-weekly walking program. By participating in this program, residents will discover new and unexpected things about their neighbourhood, and experiment with new ways to use the assets that surround them. The goal of this program is to inspire new and creative ways to invigorate the community with a sense of connection to the land, amenities and each other.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me directly.

Chat soon,

Robert Dickinson

Robert Dickinson
Neighbourhood Partnership Coordinator, Neighbourhood Connections

Calgary Neighbourhoods

Robert.Dickinson@calgary.ca