Flint playground build – a community who builds together, plays together

[nggallery id=17]   Flint Playground Build Well, it’s (almost) all done! Fairview’s Flint Playground Build was held on August 14-17th and what a great time it was! Read on for a breakdown of the weekend of playground building! The fun all started on Thursday evening with community volunteers unloading the delivery truck, sorting through the […]

Flint Park upgrades nearing completion!

[nggallery id=11] August 24th, 2014 Update: Last week saw some enormous additions to Flint Park park. On August 14-17th, the new playground was installed at the new location towards the north end of the park. This was a major community project involving nearly 90 volunteers and a massive undertaking utilizing relationships between the community, individuals, businesses and […]

Flavelle Park upgrades completed!

[nggallery id=3]   After two years of extensive work on Flavelle Park and playground, we are very pleased to announce that all of the upgrades on this beautiful green space are complete as of mid-July, 2014! Please be sure to check out all the upgrades and use this park space to its fullest! If you […]

Fairview Parks Survey Results

The Fairview Parks Survey ended in mid-May and the results have been compiled. We had a participation rate of about 6% (although this sounds small, the City of Calgary had only about 2% for its recent It’s Your Budget feedback. Some of the highlights and common themes from the feedback included: the importance of off-leash […]

Pins for Playgrounds hits a strike!

[nggallery id=13] A HUGE thank you to everyone who came out and bowled for playgrounds! It was a fantastic night with lots of good laughs with our neighbours, a little healthy competion, and at the end of the night we could all just waddle home. A near sellout crowd kept Toppler Bowl buzzing all night! […]

Le Roi Daniels School Naturalization Project

Attention Fairview residents: We are pleased to announce that Le Roi Daniels School is planning a naturalization project! Our goal is to forge community relations while developing an outdoor learning space for students to enjoy. We invite you to join us! If you would like to share your horticultural knowledge, have a say in how […]

An Evening of Wine and Cheese Scores Again for Fairview!

[nggallery id=8] Fairview’s 2nd An Evening of Wine and Cheese was held on Saturday, March 2nd at In-Definite Arts. The venue was beautifully set up and the natural art decor background made it a perfect setting for such an event. Bryan Bayley, a local Ward 9 musician, provided an excellent array of music just right to […]

Flint Park Concept Plans

On October 30th, 2012 at the Fairview Community Association’s Special General Meeting, the City of Calgary unveiled preliminary concept plans for Flint Park. The plans include significant upgrades and changes to help improve the functionality, use and esthetics of this valuable green space. The plans were developed with input from residents through our Parks Survey […]

Flavelle playground Grand Re-opening a hit!

[nggallery id=5]   Thank you to everyone who came out to our Grand Re-Opening Celebration at Flavelle Park on October 13th! We had excellent weather and a great turn out.  The morning started off with kids of all ages playing on the playground, joining in with the games that the City of Calgary Youth Leaders […]