Category Archives: Community

Saddlestone Showhome Grand Opening Celebrates Community’s Diversity

Each Genesis Land community possesses characteristics that make it as unique as the people who call it home, and Saddlestone is no exception. This vibrant, inclusive community in Calgary’s northeast quadrant is brimming with rich cultural traditions and a multi-generational focus that makes it ideal for family members at all stages of life. The community…

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Bayside Bridge

The community of Bayside is preparing for the opening of the Bayside Bridge, the first of three bridges planned for the Genesis communities of Bayview, Bayside and The Canals. The Bayside Bridge will serve residents and visitors of Bayside Estates, and it will allow pedestrian and vehicular access across one of the canal arms that…

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Bringing Communities Together

By Arnie Stefaniuk Your neighbours have the potential to be lifelong friends—if you take the time to get to know them. Our lives are increasingly busy, between work and personal commitments, and it’s easy to become isolated from those around you. For many, there seems to be a nostalgic attraction to the idea of a…

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How to start a volunteering initiative in your community

This week is National Volunteer Week in Canada, a perfect opportunity to reflect upon how you can get more involved in volunteering. There are many opportunities to volunteer within your community, not to mention the fact that community associations themselves are run entirely by volunteers. In fact, did you know Calgary has over 150 community associations, being…

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How to welcome a new neighbour to the community

Moving to a new home and a new community can be a little nerve-racking, you don’t know anyone and there are many new things to become familiar with. In understanding that feeling, you could make this process easier for a new addition to your neighbourhood by doing some simple things to make them feel welcome….

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