This year we have a NEW starting location: Ranchview Dr NW and Ranchero Dr NW on pathway.
On Sunday, June 16 at the Ranchlands Community Centre, neighbours will gather to share in food, connection, and fun. Young and older alike are encouraged to enjoy some active community fun with some Play! Time, from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. outside of the community...
Community Clean-Up Date: Saturday, June 1st Time: 9:00 am – 1:30 p.m. Cost: FREE with Suggested Donation of $10 per load The community clean-up is an opportunity for our residents to clean up their homes, yards, and garages to get rid of any unwanted items. On site...
Community Parade of Garage Sales/Trunk Sale Date: Saturday, May 25 Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 p.m. Cost: Free for RCA Members (membership will be required to participate this year)* Garage Sale Participants will: have their address on a map that will be available both...
What is Neighbour Day? Held annually on the third Saturday of June, Neighbour Day is an opportunity to get together with your neighbours and celebrate Calgary’s strong community spirit. Neighbour Day began in 2014 to celebrate the incredible outpouring of support and...
The City is finalizing our open space plan and the final report will be released shortly. To see the background on this project, please go to: https://engage.calgary.ca/RanchlandsOpenSpace
We're pleased to be offering our Jane's Walk again this year. Our route will be a bit different from last year and it will be approximately 3km long. This walk will explore our natural greenspaces and will take in many of the beautiful vistas and hidden gems that...
On Sunday, May 12 at the Ranchlands Community Centre, neighbours will gather to share in food, connection, and fun. Young and older alike are encouraged to enjoy some active community fun with some Play! Time, from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. outside of the community...
Calling all parents and caregivers with children ages 0 to Kindergarten! Please join us at our new weekly community playgroup for toys, games, crafts and visiting with other welcoming families in your community. Bring your own nut-free snack and a reusable mug. We...
Please note that the Hawkwood's U8 Soccer Program registration deadline is this Monday March 4th. Late Registration fees and non-guaranteed registration will go into effect. For more information on community soccer, please visit: Community Soccer 2019
Please help us by answering our volunteer survey: Volunteering Survey
The entries are in and our contestants are busy building their LEGO master pieces! We hope you will join us this Saturday March 2nd from 1-3 pm at Ranchlands Community Centre for a FREE public viewing all all the entries. You will also get a chance to vote on your...
Knit? Crochet? Felt? Rug hook? Then the second Thursday of the month is for you! The RCA offers an opportunity for community members to bring their projects and meet others who love to create with yarn.
Ranchlands Community Association is joining forces with Hawkwood Community Association to present the RCA/HCA LEGO Competition. Here’s your chance to show off your mad LEGO building skills! Just build your own creation at home using your own LEGO or similar bricks,...
Thursday March 28,2019 6:45 - 9 pm Join us for family friendly board games and some munchies. A community membership will be required, but may be purchased that evening.
Skating: 1-4 Due to the extreme cold forecast we will not be offering the family skate. Potluck: 4-6 Following our skating we will have our INCC monthly potluck. Please bring a salad, main course or dessert to share (should feed 5-7 people) Sharing a meal with...
Calling all residents and outdoor sport enthusiasts! We could use a hand or two maintaining the community ice. Got an hour or two a month? We'd love to have your help. Please call our office at (403) 241-0335 to engage Thanks in advance, couldn't do it without you!...
Location: Ranchlands Community Association
Time: Doors open at 2:30 p.m. (first come first served seating)
Cost: FREE for all RCA members
$10 per family/non-members
Concession: Snacks will be for sale (Cash only)
Peter Pan and Wendy Darling are back for another adventure, but this time Peter’s fairy Tinkerbell is feeling extra mischievous. She’s got a surprise planned for Peter, Wendy, and their old foe Captain Hook…a surprise that will challenge their wits and resourcefulness.
In traditional British pantomime style, this world premier play by Dan Gibbins promises hilarity, audience interaction, and a rip roaring good time for the whole family.
Sunday November 4, 2018 at 4pm
Please join us for our Annual General Meeting and Board of Directors Elections. Everyone is welcome to attend the meeting, but please note that only current members who live in the Ranchlands community have voting rights.
Get into the holiday spirit and join us at our annual Christmas Craft Fair. There will be a variety of vendors from Christmas crafts to wood working to your favorite home-based businesses!
We will also have a draw for a gift basket where all participating vendors have generously donated an item for the draw! Tickets will be $2 each and all proceeds will also go in support of BowWest Community Resource Center which helps communities in NW Calgary and is situated in our community of Ranchlands.
Family End of Summer Celebration
Date: Saturday, September 8th
2:00 – 4:00 p.m
Walk & Play
4:30 – 5:15 p.m.
Be Neighbourly at our Outdoor Lawn Chair Theatre
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
We will have food for sale
We hope you enjoyed our annual Stampede Breakfast! A huge thank you to all of our awesome volunteers, sponsors and attendees!
Please consider becoming an RCA member and lending your voice towards the other types of events that you would like to see happen in our little community.
Have a Happy and Safe Stampede!
Public Art Selection Panel – Be Part of the Decision!
On Saturday June 30th join the exceptional artists who have participated in the “Artists Working in Community professional development course” over the past month as they share their artistic ideas designed to benefit communities including our own Ranchlands!
You are invited to come and ride in the 2018 Ranchlands Stampede Parade! Decorate your bikes, scooters and wagons and compete in your age group for the best decorated ride!
2018 Annual Stampede Parade and Breakfast
Mark your calendars you cowpokes as our breakfast will be happening!
Cost: FREE with a suggested donation of $10 per family
Come directly to the breakfast for some delicious pancakes and sausage or first sit along our parade route (Ranchero Dr and Ranchview Dr) to watch the decorated bikes and our dignitaries as they make their way to our community association!
Neighbour Day BBQ and Family Dance
Saturday, June 16th
BBQ 2:00 – 5:00 p.m
Crazy Hair and Neon Family Dance 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Good Neighbour Practices for Community Cleanup!
Street Cleaning is happening!
Wayne Burton Realty is proudly sponsoring our Parade of Garage Sales/Trunk Sale in the Community of Ranchlands.
View a current list of the Garage Sale Participants by clicking anywhere above or below.
The community clean-up is an opportunity for our residents to clean up their homes, yards, and garages to get rid of any unwanted items.
Saturday, May 26 at 9 AM – 1:30 PM
Remember the Book Mobile? Meet Calgary Public Library’s newest addition: The Book Truck! The Book Truck will be visiting Ranchlands Community Association every second Friday during the summer:
June 29, July 13 and 27, August 10 and 24
On May 6th we held the first ever Ranchlands Jane’s Walk and it was an amazing success! We had 54 participants of all ages, that went for a 90 minute walk up and around all of Ranchlands Hill Park. Our walk guides, Cindy and Dave, did an amazing job of sharing...
We are having our first ever Spring Craft Fair! We will be offering a variety of items and just in time for Mother’s Day!
Date: Saturday, April 28th
Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: Cash Donation* (All donations will go directly to BowWest to support programs they provide to both Ranchlands and other surrounding communities)
*With each donation you will be entered into a draw to win a gift card courtesy of Brewsters in Crowfoot!
Join in on Ranchlands’ Annual Easter Eggstravaganza! That’s right it’s back for another hoppin’ year with more activities and fun than EVER before! This is a family friendly event for ages 2-10 years old. We will have crafts, games and an Easter Hunt. We are inviting...
Winterfest was a success despite the cold temps and incessant snow! THANK YOU so much to the rink crew that came out this morning and cleared the rink for us – we super appreciate the effort!
THANK YOU to my volunteers, Catriona, Aidan, Dusty, Krystal, Jessica, Meaghan and Nimue for helping out with the skate shack, hot dogs, and games!
THANK YOU to Michael Connolly for the hot chocolate and Joe Magliocca for the Hot Dogs!
THANK YOU to the 5 awesome families that braved the cold, tried out the rink and enjoyed some family games and tasty snacks!
Here’s hoping for a better pick up date and weather next year!
Soccer Registration starts on January 8th for U12 and younger!
All registration happens through https://alcasoccer.wordpress.com
If you were unable to attend our Resource Fair, please contact the Main office for more information.
Our volunteer ice crew has reported that the ice has finally frozen all the way out to the players boxes and things are looking great! As you enjoy our community rink this winter season remember our rink is 100% maintained by community volunteers! A huge thank you to...
The Ranchlands Community Hall is a busy building and as such it requires lots of maintenance and upkeep. The Board of Directors is seeking a volunteer or volunteers with experience in facility operations and maintenance. If you have experience in any area of...
Our members love events! Event planning is fun and challenging job. The Board of Directors is currently seeking a volunteer to be the Ranchlands Community Association’s Event Planner. If you think you are up for the challenge, please email or phone our Office.
For an update on what has been done to so far with This is My Neighbourhood and to give some input into further initiatives, please visit https://engage.calgary.ca/myNeighbourhood/ranchlands
*Thank you to everyone who has volunteered so far, we now have enough volunteers. We are currently taking names for a reserve list of volunteers to be called in the event that a volunteer has to drop out or will have an extended absence. Every year our ice rinks are...
PETER PAN AND THE SECRET KEY Date: Sunday, November 26th Time: 3:00 p.m. (Doors open at 2:30) Location: Ranchlands Community Hall Cost: Free for members with a valid RCA membership $10/family for non-members
Date: Saturday, October 28th Time: 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Location: Ranchlands Community Hall Cost: Free for members with a valid RCA membership $10/family for non-members **Volunteers are needed to run this very popular event! Please contact Kim...
Beer, Brats and Polka! Date: Saturday, October 21st Time: 7:00 p.m. – midnight Location: Main Hall at Ranchlands Community Hall (7713 Ranchview Dr. NW) Cost: $20 for members with a valid RCA membership $25 for non-members Tickets: Must be purchased in advance, no...
Select Saturdays in October and November, 10:00-11:00am Ranchlands Community Hall Cost: FREE All youth 8 to 12 years old are welcome to join in a new program at the Community Hall presented with the YMCA. Pre-registration is a must as we can only accommodate 40 kids. ...
Ranchlands values feeling safe walking around the community and near streets, having beautiful parks and more gardens, having residents who care about their properties, and having modern playgrounds where families can gather for their neighbourhood. To see the voting...
Saturday, September 9, 2017 10:00-11:00am Ranchlands Community Hall Join us for some refreshments and find out how you can be more involved in our community! Our Community Association needs your help to be vibrant, relevant and energized! We are having an information...
Wednesday September 20, 2017 7:00-9:00pm (doors open at 6:30pm) Meeting is open to all our members of the Ranchlands Community Association. Memberships may be purchased online or from our Office. The Board of Directors' are elected to one-year terms at our AGM. The...
Thank You to our Sponsors! Bull Rider Sponsors ($1000 donation) New Driver’s Of Alberta Monkeyville Childcare Ranchlands Dental Partnership Parade Marshal Sponsors ($500 donation) Wings Food Store The Co-operators Insurance Ranchlands Medical Center Crowfoot Plates...
Saturday, June 17 Event #1: Membership Drive 10am -12pm Event #2: Annual Chili Cook-off 5pm – 7pm Membership Drive: Volunteers will door knock around Ranchlands with information about the Ranchlands Community Association and the “This is My Neighbourhood” Program. If...
We want to hear from YOU on how we can make Ranchlands an even better place to live work and play! As a first step, If you received a TIMN postcard, you can return it to the Community Hall mailbox or you can submit your responses on the TIMN Ranchlands website. If...
We need your help!! Stampede Parade and Breakfast: Please sign up here or contact the Office (403-241-0335) We need enthusiastic residents to volunteer for our Board of Directors - contact the Office for more information
2017 Community Clean-Up Date: Saturday, June 24th Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm (last vehicle in line at 1:30 pm) Cost: Suggested donation of $10 per vehicle VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Please call the Office (403-241-0335) if you can help.
Exciting News! Ranchlands has been selected to participate in The City’s This is my neighbourhood (TIMN) program. Last year, The City of Calgary delivered more than 100 programs, services and small-scale improvement projects to 14 communities. Projects ranged from...