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Life in Edmonton


This forum deals with the fabric that defines what it’s like to live and play in Edmonton. From sports to volunteering, Edmonton’s parks and river valley, and the proposed 2017 World’s Fair – here’s your chance to discuss those things that matter to you about living in this great city.

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Family Friendly Neighbourhood Redevelopment
On the behest of the Edmonton Federation of Community Leagues, this forum will discuss the issues surrounding redevelopment of mature areas. More descriptors to come.
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144 3,664
Arts, Culture & Entertainment
Edmonton has a vibrant and broad-based cultural scene, easily one of the most exciting in Canada, if not North America. Check this site for show announcements about theatre, cinema, shows, festivals, concerts, people, the arts in general, and other forms of entertainment. Post your thoughts, comments, announcements here.
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1,997 26,659
Famous lives lived...
by The_Cat
C2E Music (26/564)
Heritage and History
There are literally dozens of museums, large and small, that tell the history of Edmonton and area yet you rarely see anything on the forum about them. This forum is C2E's attempt to fix that error. History is the foundation we build our future on and our community, like a home, needs a strong foundation to last. Rather than allow it to be overwhelmed, ignored or left to the persistent few lets create a section where it has it's own voice. Working with the area Museums and Edmonton Heritage Council C2E could create a history/heritage section that would give voice and story to the amazing and exciting history of Edmonton and allow smaller museums to have a voice and promote themselves to the community.
Topics: 280 Posts: 7,330
280 7,330
Neon museum a bright idea
Our Military
Given the large population of personnel in the Armed Forces here in the Edmonton Area, here is a place for us to discuss and show support for them.
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64 2,227
Edmonton Public Schools - Sector Review
How do we identify the areas where new schools are required? How can our existing schools be renewed so that they remain sustainable? How can school space be transformed into valuable space for the community when student enrolment is insufficient to keep the facility open? These questions will form the basis for dialogue with parents, EPSB staff and other interested stakeholders over the next several months. The answers to these questions will help the Edmonton Public School Board (EPSB) to develop a plan for managing student space now and into the future. There is an opportunity for YOU to become involved in these discussions, in a variety of ways.
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41 716
Which grade to register child?
by googly
Volunteer Groups, Clubs, Leagues, & Hobbyists
Edmonton is known as the "volunteer capital of Canada" with good reason. If you need volunteers for your event or festival, put the word out here. You can also discuss the many aspects of volunteerism on this forum.
Topics: 377 Posts: 1,840
Last Post: Need Meeting Space?
377 1,840
Gord Lacey
Need Meeting Space?
Sports, sports, and more sports!
Edmonton is a sports-crazy city, and everyone has an opinion. From the Oilers to the Eskimos, from the Edmonton Capitals baseball team, the Edmonton Energy, to the Edmonton Rush and the Golden Bears and Pandas, the Rexall Edmonton Indy, not to mention all of the amateur sports this city supports – this forum is your chance to discuss, comment and review what’s going on.
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919 47,241
Food, Foodies, and Food Establishments.
Come here to discuss your favorite restaurant, food preperation, recipies, etc. Please keep this to as much of an Edmonton focus as you can! This is a trial forum until we see if there is enough participation.
Topics: 279 Posts: 9,139
279 9,139
Parks and Recreation
Edmonton is a city of parks, including the longest urban park in North America threading through the North Saskatchewan river valley. There are hundreds of parks and recreation areas in the metro region, and this forum offers the opportunity to discuss them, suggest improvements, raise concerns and spread the word.
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289 8,383
Gord Lacey
River Valley Park Washrooms