Lethbridge Sport Council E-News - August 6th, 2015
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Field Hockey - Come try it FREE!

Come try the exciting sport of field hockey! Learn more about our brand new fall league.  Enjoy a free fun sport opportunity and a snack! 

 Ages: 7-14 (boys & girls) 

Date: Thursday, August 13th 
Time: 6:15-7:15pm 
Location: Orion Sports Group 
Pre-registration required at:
http://www.cometryfieldhockey.com/register-for-an-event.html

Immigrant Achievement Awards 2015  

Lethbridge Family Services - Immigrant Services honours the outstanding immigrants in the Lethbridge community. One of the awards is for sport, and the criteria is:

To recognize an immigrant who has made a significant contribution to the development/sustainability of sports programs; caused increased participation from community members or encouraged athletic achievement.  

Deadline for nominations is Monday August 17th, 2015

Visit the Lethbridge Family Services - Immigrant Services Website 

Fall Registration
If your local sport organization has a registration event coming up for your fall and winter programming, please let us know, we would like to compile a list to share with the community.

Email the details (sport, date, time and location of registration event) to programs@lethbridgesportcouncil.ca

Local Athletes representing Lethbridge

The summer of 2015 is turning out to be a good one for Lethbridge athletes, as 14 athletes recently competed at the Pan Am Games, 1 athlete competed at the 2015 Special Olympic World Games, 1 athlete will compete at the Parapan Am Games, 10 athletes will compete at the Western Canada Summer Games, and 4 athletes are currently in Sarajevo competing at the 2015 Judo World Cadet Championship.    

Congratulations and Good Luck to all athletes!

For more information on these athletes, please visit our Facebook page  

Did we miss someone?  Let us know by emailing

 programs@lethbridgesportcouncil.ca 

SCiP (Serving Communities Internship Program)
SCiP brings Alberta's nonprofit organizations and
post-secondary students together to make a difference in their communities.
The new program year began Saturday August 1, which means there is a brand new set of bursaries available so you can start new internships!

Visit the SCiP website for more information
Junior Little League Canadian Championships
The Junior Little League Canadian Championships will be held at Spitz Stadium.  The championships are scheduled to start on August 4 and continue through till August 14.  Lethbridge is proud to host this prestigious event.  Volunteers are still needed, call the Spitz Stadium office for info 403-320-2025
Thanks to Scotia Bank!
 Scotia Bank Northside matched our 50/50 profits at the FIFA Women's World Cup viewing party in the amount of $359.00
Thanks to LouAnne Matlock and all the volunteers who came out to help sell tickets at the games!
Susan Eymann, M.Ed.,ChPC
Executive Director
Phone: 403-320-5412
susan@lethbridgesportcouncil.ca
Tanya Whipple
Program and Communication Coordinator
Phone: 403-320-9371
programs@lethbridgesportcouncil.ca
Nicholas Sheran Ice Centre
Second Floor
401 Laval Blvd West
Lethbridge, AB
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