Delwood Pub Night

Friday, June 24
7:30 pm-11:30 pm
Delwood Hall

Meet your neighbours in a relaxed social atmosphere at Delwood Hall.
Bring a favourite board game or join a card game.

Door Prizes, Hourly Draws and 50/50.
Cash bar and concession.

All money raised goes to Delwood Hall’s roof renovation project.

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Delwood Annual General Meeting 2016

March 21, 2016

ATTENTION : Calling Out To All Delwood Residents
Delwood needs your attendance!

We must have quorum at the Annual General Meeting to be able to proceed with running the community. If we do not get quorum then we cannot conduct the business of the community, including electing a new Executive Board and running the many programs that you enjoy — for example soccer, youth programs, Fall Festival and the running of the ice rink etc.

Any Delwood resident, with a current community membership qualifies as a voting member. Memberships will be available at the meeting. This is your chance to have a vote on what happens within your community and to find out what the community is planning for the following year. You DO NOT have to volunteer at the meeting, but your community league needs your attendance and please bring your neighbours with you.

Hall Renovations

The Hall Renovation committee has been making progress throughout this year and will have important decisions to report, as well as decisions that need to be voted on before we move towards the actual renovations.

Board Vacancies

Due to some dedicated Delwood residents we have been able to fill most of the positions on the executive board. We have two important vacancies on the Board – Fundraising Director and Programs Director. We also have 2 of our executives doing double duty and fulfilling two positions each. So please consider giving the community some of your time by volunteering for the Executive Board or for one of our many events. If you have any questions about the Executive Board positions please contact Greg at president@delwood.ca or (780) 472-7864.

Greg Sorenson
President, Delwood Community

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Delwood Family Movie Night

The Peanuts Movie
March 30

Doors at 6:30 pm Movie at 7:00 pm
Loonie Admission – Playground Fundraiser
Candy, Popcorn and Pop Concession

Enjoy a movie night close to home. Help raise money for the community to build a new playground. Keep Delwood a “Great Place to Grow!”

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Outdoor Soccer Registration

Outdoor Soccer Registration is fast approaching. Find all the information on our soccer page. See you on the pitch!

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Casino Workers Needed!

Delwood is working two casinos on March 29 and 30.
This is our biggest fundraiser and we NEED YOU!!

Please contact Darlene at 780-475-0028 to sign up for your shift.

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Delwood Christmas Craft Sale 2015

November 28, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Delwood Community Hall, 7515 Delwood Road

Take care of all your holiday shopping just steps from home.
Over 25 tables of various crafts, homemade baked goods, plus great Christmas ideas!

 

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More Gold for Delwood in 2015 Outdoor Soccer

We are extremely happy to report that Delwood fielded a total of 11 teams this outdoor season consisting of 163 players along with 34 coaches, assistant coaches and managers representing our community. Here is a breakdown of our teams and some of the highlights of this past indoor season.

U4: Coach — Dana Lang, Ass’t coach — Kurtis Chapman
U6: Coach — Ivan Todorovic, Asst Coach — Melissa Thorson
U8 Mixed: Coach – Brad Gerard, Ass’t coaches — Janice Rosetta and Angela Carulli, Manager — Suzie Gerard
U8 Boys: Coach — Nick Mohammed, Ass’t coach— James Chambers
U10 Boys: Coach — Terry Oyakawa, Ass’t coach/Manager — Misty Ebel; Ass’t coach — Randy Sorochan
U10 Girls: Coach — Matt Abrahart, Ass’t coach — Kevin Barabash; Manager — Charmaine Bourassa: The U10 girls team (The Diamonds) had a great season this year. They entered the summer sizzler tournament winning a silver medal. Well done girls.

U12 Girls: Coach — Joe Caputo, Ass’t Coaches — Miguel Cardona and Gerry King, Manager — Chantelle Chinni: The U12 girls team had a strong outdoor season this year winning gold in the Tournament of Champions and with lots of huffing and puffing and determination won gold again in City Finals tournament. Congratulations girls.

U12 Boys: Coach — Darrell Demchuk, Ass’t coach — Robert Tchir; Manager — Roxanne Coelho: The U12 boys team (The Demons) entered the summer sizzler this year winning a bronze medal. Way to go team.

U16 Girls: Coach — Chris Spielmann, Ass’t coach — Graham Kaiser; Manager — Valeska Spielmann
U16 Boys: Coach — Willie Chung, Ass’t coaches — Curtis Gribble and Pasquale LaPorta, Manager — Shannon Doyle-Gribble: The U16 boys team (The Rebels) had another successfull season. They began and finished their season in the top teir, placing 1st overall in their group which qualifyed them for the city championships. The boys won silver in cities and advanced to provincials (played here in Edmonton), where they won another silver medal. Congatulations boys.

U18 Boys: Coach — Bob Lemmen, Ass’t Coach — Lockery Huhtala; Manager — Katrina Huhtala: The U18 boys (The Spartans) entered the summer sizzler this year winning a gold medal. They had a strong season finishing 1st overall in their tier qualifying them for the city championships. In cities the Spartans played 2 exciting games coming home with a very respectable bronze medal. Way to go Spartans.

On behalf of the Delwood Community, we would like to extend a huge thank you to all of the coaches and managers who volunteered their time and effort to making this 2015 outdoor soccer season another success. We know the commitment that it takes to manage and coach our children. Their soccer development and memories gained throughout the season would not have been possible without you guys. Thanks to all of the parents for coming out and supporting the players, coaches and managers and good luck in the upcoming indoor season.

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Delwood Community League 50th Anniversary

June 19-20, 2015

Delwood Community League is celebrating its 50th Anniversary! Join us and catch up with  old friends and neighbours. Share stories and enjoy the historic photo displays in Delwood Hall. 

$5 wristbands will be on sale. The wristbands give access to all the fun including activities, a memory photo, pancake breakfast, hotdog lunch & anniversary cake.

The party starts on Friday with an Open House in the Hall at 7:00 pm (cash bar).

Saturday
8:00–10:00    Servus Pancake Breakfast
8:00–11:00    Dax the Clown, Mr. Twister (balloons & juggling) & Spiderman acrobatics
9:00–1:00      Giant snakes & ladders
9:00–3:30      Scavenger hunt
10:00–12:00 Edmonton Fire Department
10:00–4:00   Tug-o-war, bubble station, petting zoo, bouncy castles, bingo, & more
11:00–13:00  Hot Dog BBQ
Noon–2:00    Orbis Sports
Noon–4:00    Photobooth – Create a 50th memory (Hall stage)
Noon–4:00    Beer Garden and Concession
2:00                   Cake Ceremony, Edmonton Boys Pipeband & Delwood Group Photo
6:00                   Banquet (Pre-sold tickets)
8:00–Midnight Beer Garden and Concession
8:00                   Family dance (outside) by DJ Rui
10:45                 Fireworks

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Fundraising Director Urgently Needed

The Fundraising Director is an essential position on Delwood’s Executive. This person is responsible for the coordination of volunteers involved with the League’s fundraising activities, which include Bingo, Casino, Grants and other events.

We are fortunate to have community members that already take care of the Casinos and Grants. Bingos provide our operating budget for Delwood Hall, Rink, and Sports Equipment.

If you have been wanting to meet more of your community and get involved, now would be a great time to put your talents and volunteer time to good use.

For more information on this position, contact:
Greg Sorenson
president@delwood.ca or 780-472-7864

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Delwood Soccer Bottle Drive • May 2

Delwood Soccer Bottle Drive

Support the Growing Soccer Program Delwood
May 2, 2015 • 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Proceeds will go toward equipment Delwood provides to children participating in the soccer program. Players will be dressed in our current Delwood jerseys related to their age group to identify themselves while out canvassing for bottles, cans, milk and juice containers (recyclables).

If you have recyclables and wish to not be disturbed, please leave any recyclables you wish to donate on your front step and the players will gladly pick them up.

You can also drop off your recyclables at Delwood hall parking lot starting at 9 a.m. Saturday morning. Thank you in advance for your support.

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