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Psst, hey! Do you have interest in helping the league with events? Do you have a youth that may want to earn some volunteer experience? Well, the league is currently looking for some help at our upcoming Winterfest event!

Check out for sign up options!


Southwest Edmonton Seniors Association

Seniors, do you remember the coffee shop in your little town or in your neighbourhood? They were everywhere, a gathering place for the community, a homey place where you would feel welcome and included. The “coffee shop” concept is alive and well! SouthWest Edmonton Seniors Association has three locations for Cafe SWESA. All kinds of interesting people gather, hear lots of

opinions, share information, laugh a lot, commiserate and make everyone feel at home. To find out about Café SWESA times and locations, check page 10 of our Program Guide at or drop by our office.

SWESA Office

Blue Quill Community Centre

11304-25 Ave. NW


Petrolia Seniors Group

PETROLIA SENIORS GROUP (55+) Invites you to COME to Enjoy LUNCH and a PROGRAM ($25) at Greenfield Community Hall--3804 -114 Street

11:45 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please be seated no later than 11:40!

Upcoming Dates:

February 21st --Dr. Chris Jass, Royal Alberta Museum- Ice Age Animal Fossils in Alberta

March 21st -- Bruce Reith, Executive Director, Hope Mission - Stories of the Inner City

April 18th —Josh Classens – CTV Meteorologist – Our Weather and Climate Change

For more information or to CONFIRM your attendance PLEASE CALL:

Claire - 780-435-3051 or Betty - 780-434-0711

An additional “outing” is offered each month for your enjoyment. For information call Joyce - 780-435-6388

Soccer Registration

The Aspen Soccer Program is back, and the registration is up! The Aspen Soccer Program is for age groups U5 and up, and the season will run from May until June.

You can register at or email with any questions 



Swim Program

Community Swim!
Show your Membership 
Swim for FREE!
Where: Confederation Leisure     Centre (11204 43 Avenue)
WhenSaturday: 4:00pm-5:30pm Sunday: 4:00pm-5:30pm
Community swims do not take place on Statutory Holidays or days the facilities close early (Christmas eve, Christmas day, New Years eve, New Years Day, Canada Day, Easter Sunday)

*Valid Community League Membership must be presented at facility.*

Snowshoe Sign - Out!

Interested in borrowing the Leagues Snow Shoes??

Email to arrange for sign out/returns.

*Proof of valid CL Membership is required.

Youth Services for Hire


Brooke Tyson: Aged 15. She has completed the Red Cross babysitting course. She is very good with children and can do housework (e.g., dishes, cleaning, cooking) when kids are asleep. Contact Brooke @ 780-720-9067

Maddy Dublenko: Aged 14. Maddy has completed her babysitting course and lives in Aspen Gardens. Contact via Nicki @ 780-267-4277.

Matthew Herd: Age 14. Lives in Aspen Gardens (west half). Matthew has completed Babysitting and Home Alone courses and has prior babysitting experience (references available). Keen interest in basketball, Lego, and all things Star Wars. Please contact via Emily @ 780-655-7508

Megan Tyson: Age 13 Megan is a very responsible babysitter 780-451-3095

Adrian McCurdy: Aged 19 - They love band, art and being creative. Adrian has a part time job at Build-A-Bear and is in their first year of a Bachelors of music. As well as a child development assistant certification, they have completed 2 babysitting courses. Contact Adrian @ 780-935-2803 or

Jack Hamm: age 12 has completed his Red Cross babysitters training course and is interested in babysitting children aged four and older. He attends Vernon Barford junior high school and is offering to walk kids home from Westbrook school and babysit until parents are home from work as well. If interested please contact Lisa at

Juliet Robertson: Age 12 has completed her Red Cross babysitters training course. She is a qualified babysitter with experience taking care of children of age 3 - 9. She has excellent communication skills, is enthusiastic, responsible, safe, and patient. She charges $10 an hour. If interested please contact 780-433-7972


Summer/ongoing weekend tutoring and mentoring available for grades 5-8 students. Teacher is one of the top students in Grade 9 at VB, headed for Grade 10 at Old Scona in Fall 2022. Contact Saras Agrawal, or phone 7802677298.

*If you wish to be added to the Youth For Hire please let us know.

Community Memberships

Community Membership is available for purchase online and has it's benefits, including discounts at:

  • 15% on multi-admission passes to City of Edmonton recreation centres
  • 20% on annual passes to City of Edmonton recreation centres 
  •  discounts at the following local retailers:
  • 5% at Petrolia Liquor Store
  • 10% at Square One Coffee
  • 10% at Stone & Wheel Pizza
  • 10% at Roma Pizza & Donair
  • 10% at Anava Esthetics Studio
  • Good Stock Restuarant & Catering
  • 10% at REP Physio for Therapeutic Massage

Membership Fees

The 2022/2023 Membership Fees are $40 and include all of the benefits listed above, in addition to supporting your community.

How to Purchase a Membership

Community Bulletin


Nicole Gilbert, and her company Westbrook Tutoring, which holds a 30 year legacy of learning, is continuing to partner with families forming the next generation of leaders. Nicole and her team believe that every student possesses an innate level of genius which we nurture. We celebrate student success by encouraging a disciplined work ethic and a commitment to obtaining individual levels of excellence. We offer online and in-home tutoring and mentoring services. Please contact us at 780-218-1319 or


Dog walking, Pet Sitting, and Pet Visits. Licensed, Insured and Bonded. Visit, email or call 780-903-8016.


Piano lessons in your own home, beginners a specialty. Evening, afternoon, daytime spots avail. Richard Van oosterom, B.Mus, [M. Mus (courses)] piano, theory, harmony, RCM, and university exam preparation. 780-437-2391 (home), 780-292-3489 (cell), or www.mauranuimusic


Experience with plumbing, painting, install and repair of toilets, faucet, drywall, cleaning roofs, gutters, grout and silicone bathtubs. $30/hr, 20% off AGCL members.


100% Alberta grown ALPACA wool. Eco-friendly, hypo-allergenic, soft & soothing. Great for gifts! See some of the Alpaca products on Kijiji, under the heading of Alpaca Cowls (buy and sell section).DOG / CAT PET BLANKETS, Handmade, Non-Shed Chenille, extremely comforting, soothing snuggle softness, Easy Care... Machine wash and Dry… Approximately 24 inches by 25 inches. Contact Monica, email please at Thank you, have a healthy week!


Family, maternal, newborn and personal branding photography sessions offered. 10% off for all AGCL members. Please contact Tara Needham at 780-916-3294 or email Please visit Happiness is You Photography on Instagram or Facebook for more information.


Elena is a certified and licensed R.M.T offering mobile massage therapy in Aspen Gardens and the surrounding communities. Appointments available between the hours of 10 AM and 1:30 PM, Monday through Friday. Flexible hours available on the weekends. For bookings, please contact Elena via call or text at 780-655-1669.

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