Archive for the ‘Community News’ Category

Centennial planning: Call for volunteers

September 1, 2010 Leave a comment

Bowness will be celebrating 100 years in 2011. This centennial project will require volunteers to organize and plan this historic event.

A volunteer meeting is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 17, 7 p.m. at the Bowness Legion. For further information, please call Carole at 403-288-1737 or Inga at ­403-288-2055.


Bowness Community Association Annual General Meeting

September 1, 2010 Leave a comment

Join us for a wine and cheese celebration of past accomplishments and new intiatives Monday, Oct. 25, 2010, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Community Hall. Child care provided.

All are welcome, though only BCA members may vote or stand for election to the Board of Directors. Please see our ad on the last page for more information or contact

GIANT Garage Sale!

September 1, 2010 Leave a comment

Saturday, Sept. 25, 9 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

Foothills United Church has a long history of serving the Bowness/Montgomery community. One of their biggest undertakings is a twice-yearly garage sale. Read more…

Bowmont Scouts News

September 1, 2010 Leave a comment

Bottle Drive: Sept. 18, 2010
Drop-offs at Scout Hall: 9 a.m.–noon

The 169th Bowmont Scouts meet weekly at the Bowmont Scout Hall, 8551 Bowness Rd. NW.

Beavers: Ages 5–7 meet Wed., 7–8 p.m.
Cubs: Ages 8–10 meet Thurs., 7–8:30 p.m.
Scouts: Ages 11–13 meet Tues., 7–9 p.m.
Venturers: Ages 14–17 meet Tues., 8–10 p.m.
Rovers: Ages 18–26, contact

Registrations are onoing. Please contact Beth at 403-288-5882.

What’s doing at the Boys & Girls Club?

September 1, 2010 Leave a comment

The Bowness Boys & Girls Club is getting ready for another fun and exciting year of programs, events and opportunities for children, youth and families in Bowness. Programs and services are open to all members of the community and we invite you to stop by and check out our offerings. Read more…

Bowness Soccer

September 1, 2010 Leave a comment

Congratulations to the Bowness Blazers, who took the 2010 spring season by storm! Coach Kim led our U12 girls team to victory, game after game, for an undefeated spring season. Read more…

Artin’ Out after school this fall

September 1, 2010 Leave a comment

Local Artist Nikki Gour has been working with the Bowness Community Association to create an after-school art program for the children in our community. Back in May Gour launched a first session of art classes she says worked out well. Read more…