Scenic Acres


Scenic Acres is located in Calgary’s northwest, south of Crowchild Trail and West of Nose Hill Drive NW, only 14km from the city center. The Scenic Acres area was annexed by the city in several stages beginning in the 1960s. The community’s name is a result of the panoramic views throughout the area. The Bow Valley corridor, the Paskapoo Slopes and the Rocky Mountains are all visible throughout the community. There are also numerous open fields and green spaces in the area which facilitate community recreational and sporting activities. There are both public and separate elementary schools in the community, as well as a day care, dental office, medical clinic and pharmacy  Scenic Acres offers quick access to the city’s pathways, public transportation via the Crowfoot LRT Station, as well the Crowfoot shopping centre with its numerous attractions, shops and restaurants, which is a short 5 minute walk away.

The Scenic Acres Community Association (SACA) is very active. They welcome community feedback in order to improve the Facilities, Programs, Events and Services they offer. These include pre-school dance, Line Dancing, numerous yoga classes, a pre-school literacy program, Girl Guides, Boy Scouts, and a wide variety of sports programs for children, youth and adults. To promote community spirit he association also hosts numerous community events such as a Family Day Skate, Bubble Gum Boogie Dances, Parade of Garage Sales, Stampede Breakfast, Movie In The Park, Christmas Craft Sale, Spring Fling/Christmas Shopping Extravaganza and a Community Christmas Party. In addition, the centre is host to numerous weddings, parties and family reunions throughout the year. SACA is constantly looking expand services to better meet the needs of residents, and continually welcomes community input and feedback.

The Scenic Acres Community Centre has rooms available for rent to community members and the public. Scenic Acres depends a great deal on the revenues generated from hall rentals for the operation of the entire facility.

Capacity: 125

 

Schools:

*Monsignor E.L. Doyle Elementary – Separate

*Scenic Acres Elementary – Public

 

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