July 23, 2015
Rider Day - Saturday, Sept 12th from 4pm-7:30pm. Come out and enjoy the rider game with a BBQ and entertainment such as bouncy castles, face-painting, balloon twisting and numerous sports to participate in!
Centennial 360's 12 in 12 Community Campaign
The LCA would like to give a huge THANK YOU to Centennial 360 ! They donated $1000 to our annual Rider Day event which will help on Saturday, Sept 12 from 4pm-7:30pm. Sponsors play a huge part in helping the LCA put on community building events such as this one. If you or some you know would like to sponsor this event please contact us at email@example.com
July 23, 2015
1) Park Construction- An update was provided by the city parks department:
-all construction related to super tank excavations were complete a month ago. -irrigation system install is complete with only incidentals and inspections remaining.
-irrigation installer lined –up compaction, leveling and, soil work of neighborhood sports fields (area adjacent Whiteshore/St. Bernard School). Note: even with compaction of area above super tank we remain to have some concerns on future subsidence of ground here; however, we must move ahead with restoration.
-tender for sodding sports fields, fine grading and seeding of all boring disruptions in park has just been awarded to MTE KOS Excavating LTD.
-this contractor starts today in Lakeview and will take a month to complete work – finishing with asphalt repairs to walkway.
-once all seeding is completed and sod laid the new irrigation system will be employed to germinate and green-up park.
-garbage receptacles and signage removed during construction of tanks will be replaced.
-we will be asking MTE KOS Excavating to concentrate on sports fields area first which needs to be sodded and ready for start of school.
-a request in for our in house construction group to re-surface all ball diamonds so they are ready for next spring play.
2) Lakeview Neighborhood Traffic Meeting. Thank you for all those who attended the meeting to provide the city Transportation Division your concerns regarding our neighborhood. They have taken all of the feedback and will prepare a comprehensive report to address these concerns. More details about potential changes to come this fall.
3) Paddling Pool is open! The LCA has provided some sun shade at the paddling pool. Check city website for hours of operation.
Lakeview Playground Enhancement Committee (LPEC)
New events will begin in the fall. Please check back again for more details!Garage Sale - Saturday Sept 12th - Why bother with Kijiji? Save and donate unwanted items for a fundraiser garage sale to be held at Ecole Lakeview School with all proceeds going towards the playground! The drop off for all items has been tentatively set for the evening of Thursday, Sept 10th at the school.
June 7, 2015: Saskatoon Heritage Society presents Doors Open Saskatoon
Doors Open Saskatoon, a popular bi-annual event that allows people to peek behind the curtains of some of Saskatoon’s most interesting buildings for free, has been confirmed for Sunday, June 7, 2015. This year’s event is sure to have something for everyone with an exciting mix of new and old buildings. Approximately 20 buildings have already been added to this year’s tour, including Affinity Credit Union (City Park School), Bus Barns, Fire Station #1, Little Stone School House, and the Superintendents Residence. The complete list of participating buildings for the 2015 Doors Open Saskatoon event is expected to be released in mid-May. Visit the Doors Open Saskatoon website at www.doorsopensaskatoon.com to keep up-to-date.
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MEND! Mind, Exercise, Nutrition, Do it!
Learn how to make healthier lifestyle choices for your entire family. Check out MEND!
MEND is a is a FREE program for families and children ages 2 to 13. The mission of MEND is to inspire children, families and adults to lead and sustain fitter, healthier and happier lives. MEND programs are designed for specific age groups and provide a supportive environment for families to interact, learn skills to change behavior, and make healthy lifestyle choices through healthy eating and increased physical activity.
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Lakeview Park Sanitary Storage Facility Project
The Sanitary Storage Facility Project will be complete in 2014. However, the park restoration will be extended into 2015, making much of the park unavailable for use. The Lakeview Community Association will continue to run programs, but will be evaluating the use of other nearby locations.
Project Information Sheet
For more information, please contact:
Lowell Reinhart, Strategic Services Branch
Infrastructure Services Department, City of Saskatoon
Phone: 306-975-7698 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For those of you interested in the results of the community survey that was done by the Lakewood Community Association about Lakeview Park and possible areas of future focus and improvement, you can download the report here. We will also be at the Annual General Meeting tonight if anyone wishes to ask questions. You can also post questions or comments here on this facebook page.
LCA Board Meetings
The LCA Board meets in Lakeview School Library on the first Wednesday of every month 8pm.
July - no meeting
August - no meeting
Rink Help Needed!
The LCA is looking for volunteers to help with Rink maintenance for the 14/15 skating season. If you are interested in volunteering your time or equipment, please contact:
Ryan Brook - email@example.com
2015 Garbage & Recycling Collection Schedule
64 Lakers Scout Group
Fun Starts Here. Join Us!
The new Scouting year has begun! For over 100 years Scouting has taught boys and girls how fun and rewarding making a difference is. Registration is ongoing for Beavers, Cubs and Scouts. If you have a school aged child interested in the Scouting movement, please join us at one of our meetings. Beavers, K-gr 2 meet Mondays from 6:45-7:45pm at Ecole Lakeview School Gym. Cubs, gr 3-5 meet Thursdays from 6:30-8:00pm at St. Bernard Gym. Or contact Maureen at 373-4813 for more information.
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Backyard Garden Program
The Backyard Garden Program matches experienced gardeners with homeowners who
have unused space to share in their backyard.
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