Posts Tagged ‘Bowness Park’

Responsible Dog Ownership Event in Bowness Park

September 15, 2010 Leave a comment

Date: Saturday, Sept 18 Guide_for_dog_owners
Time: 10 am – 2 pm
Place: Bowness Park

In partnership with The City of Calgary Animal & Bylaw Services, AARCS invites you, and the public to come and see several demonstrations of sorts and interactive activities that can be done with dogs.  This could include tracking, obedience, rally, Frisbee and agility.  Dog owners will be invited to participate in all the different events and there will  also be contests WITH celebrity judges.

There are going to be TONS of dogs, dog lovers, freebies, adoptable puppies, fun, and excitement for all.

AARCS will have a tent up in the far west corner of Bowness Park so come stop by! (We are looking for a couple volunteers to help Paula and I man the booth, please.)

For further details on the event, please Download RDOG pdf or visit our website at : , a map of the park is also available there.


A good plan for a great park

September 1, 2010 Leave a comment

TAKE A WALK through Bowness Park any weekday morning and you’ll find it pretty much as you like. A quiet, reflective, Class A greenspace—the crown jewel in our landscape, and a calling card to the greater northwest to come on down and stay awhile. Problem is, every weekend between May and October, that invite is accepted in spades. Visit the park at high noon on any given Sunday and you’ll wonder when picnicking became a strictly drive-in experience. It’s bumper to bumper, packed to bursting, and suddenly the park is the last place you’d ever want to be on a stat holiday. Read more…

What’s On? July/August 2010

July 1, 2010 Leave a comment

Bowness Happenings

Bowness Lions Club Stampede Parade, 9 a.m. start at the Hextall (Shouldice) Bridge
Art Unveiling, “Community Belongings” youth art project, Bowness Boys & Girls Club, 11 a.m.
Royal Canadian Legion Bowness Branch Kids Carnival, from 11 a.m., 138 Bowness Cres. NW
Party on the Rooftop, an afternoon of live music outdoors at Angel’s Drive-in, from noon Read more…

Bowness Park Redevelopment Open House

February 18, 2009 1 comment

The City of Calgary is hosting an open house to discuss the proposed redevelopment of Bowness Park.  This will be the second open house (the first was in Oct of 2008) to discuss the plans and they are asking that as many folks as possible attend to provide feedback.  They really want to do what's best for the community here so please attend and voice your opinions!

Date: Wednesday Feb 18th, 2009
Time: 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm
Location: Bowness Sportsplex, 7904 43 ave NW
For more info click here