Fairview’s November 2015 Casino – thank you Fairview!

2015 Fairview Casino Thank you to all of the volunteers who graciously gave their time to help us run our casino in November. We could not have done it without the help of the people below! The casino ran very smoothly and there were some high roller payouts especially on the second day. Also special […]

Inside and Out of the Fairview Family Festival & Film Night!

  Thank you Fairview! Another magnificent night for our community – the Fairview Family Festival & Film Night on September 11th was a huge success with perfect weather, over 400 in attendance, successful partnerships with community members/businesses, lots of buzz and an amazing pre-release movie to boot, all taking place in our beautiful Flavelle Park! […]

In-Definite Arts’ Legacy Flags on Heritage Drive

New banner art brightens Southeast Calgary! The next time you travel down Heritage Drive SE, look up! Eight of the city’s street lighting poles (four east and four west of Fairmount Drive) have recently been outfitted with colorful new banner art by local Calgary artists. The banners are presented by In-Definite Arts, a creative arts […]

Kathleen Morrison – Fairview’s International Operatic Soprano!

Kathleen Morrison: Fairview’s International Operatic Soprano! Kathleen Morrison has some advice she wants to share: when faced with a decision about a life-changing move, get out there and make it happen – otherwise you will regret it for the rest of your life. Morrison, wise beyond her years, has the experience to back it up. […]

Fawn Park improvements completed… for now!

  Fawn Park improvements completed… for now! There was a lot of activity at Fawn Park this spring as landscaping changes were made to modernize and improve the site. The fencing on three sides was removed and new fencing was installed along the alley on two sides of the park. The path was partially diverted to make room for a larger […]

Spring Cleanup Events Wrap-Up

Spring Cleanup Events Wrap-Up Well, our 17th Annual Parade of Garage Sales, sponsored by Ed Belanger of Maxwell Realty was only slightly warmer than 2014’s event, but at least the snow held off! Despite the cooler weather, the sales again were very strong – the die hard garage salers couldn’t be kept away from one […]

An Evening of Wine, Beer & Cheese an evening to remember!

What an amazing night! An Evening of Wine, Beer & Cheese, sponsored by Focus Equities, on February 28th was another resounding community success! We packed the In-Definite Arts’ Optimist Gallery with a sell-out crowd buzzing with great energy and fabulous neighbors. Residents were treated to some lovely wine and beer, dined on delicious appetizers provided […]

Little Free Libraries – building literacy one library at a time!

Fairviewers joined together with our Acadia neighbours in late November for a day of woodworking as we built our first set of Little Free Libraries (LFLs).  We had a great time building each small wooden library under the direction of Kevin Bentley, who has been building LFLs with communities in Calgary for several years and […]

An open letter to Fairview residents from the Community Garden Committee regarding the garden site location

An open letter to Fairview residents from the Community Garden Committee As previously announced, the baseball diamond site behind the community building has been chosen for the community garden site. The committee is still going through the application process with the City of Calgary. Community members can rest assured that the community garden committee put […]