On Sunday, November 17, 2019 at the Ranchlands Community Hall, 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 Hall....
AGM & Board of Directors Elections RCA Board of Directors Elections and Annual General Meeting will be Sunday November 3rd at 4pm. Doors will open at 3:30pm to check members in (you may purchase or renew your membership at the door) Meeting will begin at 4:00pm....
On Sunday, October 20, 2019 at the Ranchlands Community Hall, 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 Hall....
Did your family enjoy the mobile skatepark this summer? Please log you support of this program with the City of Calgary’s 311 reporting service as this program is under budget review. If you would like to see the RCA host this program next year, please fill out a...
Playgroup has moved to Thursdays at 10am! If you haven't already done so, please complete this survey.
Drop-in Programs (Programs do not run on school holidays or in the summer) Mondays: Cribbage Club* 1:00 – 3:00pm Tuesdays: New Horizons* 1:00 – 3:00pm Wednesdays: Magic Carpet Ride 1:00 – 3:00pm Thursdays: Playgroup* 10:00 – 11:30am *programs are free with a...
Please see our latest newsletter! https://mailchi.mp/ac12c84ce6fc/ranchlands-ca-upcoming-events
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. After the meeting please join us for a...
The RCA is pleased to collaborate with the Hawkwood Community Association's Math Club. RCA members are welcome to register at the HCA members price. For program information and registration, please contact the Hawkwood Program coordinator.
*Please note we are now full*
Join us after the Lawn Chair Theatre for our monthly potluck! New to potluck? No worries! Please bring a main course, salad or appetizer to share.
Please join us on Wednesday August 7th or Thursday, August 8th for our casino fundraiser. This event is held once every 18-24 months and is the main source of income to help keep our buidling up and running. Funds raised from a casino event will help us with...
Join us on July 14th at 2:30pm for an outdoor theater experience from our favorite community theater company – Goodger Pink. They have brought us many amazing family Christmas performances and we are excited to try out their summer play! If the weather is favorable,...
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