Community League Meetings
Community league meetings are on the first Monday of each month please contact the community league president on the contact page for more information or to add an item to the agenda.
Annual Riverdale Events
Riverdale has many family friendly events! Annually we celebrate Canada Day, Community League Day, and New Years. There is also many other events during the year including Janes walk, Riverdale sustainability pub nights, educational movie nights, and concerts!
CanADA DAY IN rIVERDALE - SUNday july 1st, 2018
Canada Day celebrations are held every year right within our neighbourhood. The 2018 Canada Day festivities include:
- 1:30PM Meet and Decorate for Parade
- 2:00PM Parade starts at Tree Frog Press and ends at Riverdale Hall
- 2:30PM Sing O' Canada on the hill at Riverdale Park
- 3:00-6:00PM Free picnic and entertainment including a bouncy castle, games and fun for all.
This is a free event brought to you by your Riverdale Community League.
Community league day - SATURDAY sept 15, 2018
Community League Membership Drive
Mark Your Calendars - Community League Day - September 15th
Riverdalians are invited to celebrate Community League Day at Riverdale Hall/House on Saturday, September 15th from 1:00 to 4:30.
This is the day to renew your league membership or become a new member. Annual memberships cost $25 for a family, $15 for a single parent family or single adult, $5 for seniors or low-income families.
There will be a range of fun events for all ages; watch here for updates.
BENEFITS OF A COMMUNITY LEAGUE MEMBERSHIP
Access to some of the most engaged and active community members in Riverdale. Neighbours with the capacity and skills to help bring your ideas to life!
Free swim from October to June at the downtown YMCA (Don Wheaton) Sundays from 1 - 5 pm and at the Commonwealth Recreation Centre on Saturdays from 5 - 7 pm which includes Field House, Gymnasium, Aquatic Centre & Fitness Centre
Free swim during the summer months at Mill Creek, Fred Broadstock, Queen Elizabeth, and Oliver Outdoor Pools. Check our website www.riverdalians.ca for swim times.
Community league events such as Canada Day Celebration, Community League Day, New Years Day Celebration, etc.
Maintenance of Riverdale Hall, Riverdale House, the outdoor skating rink, and rink shack
- Use of the skating rink
- Discounted Riverdale Hall rental rate
- Ability to rent Riverdale House for private functions
- Opportunity to rent a Garden Plot
- Riverdalian Newsletter
- Priority for open spots for the Riverdale Community Childcare Centre
- The weekly playgroup Wednesday mornings at the hall
- Badminton at Riverdale School on Wednesday evenings 7:30-9:00pm
- Soccer and summer programs for kids
- Indoor soccer for 3 and 4 year olds at Riverdale school on Wednesdays from 6:00-7:30pm
- Vote at league meetings, and community representation before city council
- Access to the Community League Wellness Program - 15% off multi admission passes and 20% off annual memberships at all Edmonton Sports and Leisure Facilities. For more information, call 944-7572or visit www.edmonton.ca/wellness
Renewing or purchasing your league membership can also be done online by going to www.efcl.org/membership. The cost remains the same.
Gordon macgregor hockey tournament- TBA February
A free 4 X 4 hockey tournament is held every year with coffee and hot chocolate in Rink House.
New Years day family fun in riverdale
A fun-filled day of skating, tobogganing, hot chocolate, marshmallow & weenie roast was held on January 1, 2016 at the
Riverdale Rink House. The event was free and open to all.