Archive for the ‘Social Events’ category

Ramsay Parade of Garage Sales on Saturday June 1st

May 7th, 2013

It’s time to clean out your storage rooms, closets, and garages!

Joylaine Davis and Mark Graves are organizing this year’s Parade of Garage Sales on Saturday June 1st, from 9:00am to 4:00pm.

Contact to register.

Ramsay Inspiration Series #4: Leaf Ninjas and the Compost Kid, Saturday May 11

May 1st, 2013

On May 11th, we’re very excited to have some local food and garden experts come out to talk to Ramsay:

  • The Leaf Ninjas are urban farmers who plant crops in Ramsay and Inglewood.
  • The Compost Kid, Mike Dorion, is a vermiculture expert who produces some of the best fertilizer in the city.

Come on out for food, beverages and great conversations!

* Saturday May 11th
* 6:00-9:00pm
* Ramsay Community Hall

Powerful Community Building!

April 4th, 2013

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Jason Roberts is a powerful community builder, action taker and is bubbling with energy!

He did a TED talk about what he has been up to in Texas and the rest of the US. Creating a non-profit organization championing the idea of Building Better Blocks. This video is very motivating, so beware that you may want to do something after watching it.

click here to go to the video or click the image above.


Food, Fresh Air and Family Fun at Ramsay Winterfest this Sunday

February 15th, 2013

Ice Sculpting!

Mac and Cheese!



Ice Worm!


Snow Volleyball!

Ramsay Winterfest will take place at the Rink from noon to 4pm this Sunday (Feb 17).

Are you a Big Cheese?

February 8th, 2013


Mmmm. A mac and cheese competition!

Bring your gooiest, your creamiest, your cheesiest to the Ramsay Winter Festival on Sunday, February 17 at noon. Food celebrity Julie Van Rosendaal and Ramsay’s reigning Iron Chef Wade Paterson will be judging the dishes and awarding one winner the coveted title of Ramsay’s Big Cheese!

The creator of the tastiest mac and cheese will be rewarded with a great prize package including gift cards and other surprises sure to thrill any foodie! Your recipe will be featured in the upcoming Ramsay Cookbook but best of all, you will hold the title of Ramsay’s Big Cheese!

All competitors should arrive at noon because judging begins at 12:30 p.m. sharp! Our judges will taste each entry so if it’s important that your dish remains warm, make sure you bring it in a crock pot or chafing dish. Immediately following the competition, we’ll put your dish out for all Winter Festival attendees to enjoy along with complimentary pulled pork, buns and coleslaw.

See you at the 2013 Ramsay Winter Festival (at the rink) at noon!





Ramsay Winter Festival, Sunday Feb 17

February 6th, 2013

Ice Goalie

Ramsay’s popular Winter Festival is coming February 17! The outdoor fun includes skating, shinny, snow volleyball, ice sculpting and more! Solve the clues and be the first to find the shy and mysterious ice worm! What do you get when curling meets shuffleboard? Try the Cur-shuffle game!


Bring your winning Mac & Cheese dish! Julie Van Rosendaal and reigning Ramsay Iron Chef Wade Paterson will taste, judge and reward. Will you be Ramsay’s Big Cheese and win a great prize? Plus, we’re serving up complimentary BBQ pulled pork with buns and slaw! Hot chocolate and other beverages will be available for purchase at the canteen.

Ramsay Winter Festival is happening at the Ramsay rink from noon to 4pm, Sunday, February 17! Come out for this fun, free community event.


Winterfest 2013, Sunday February 17

February 1st, 2013

Winterfest 2013 will be happening on Sunday February 17 (12-4pm) at the Ramsay Rink.

Details coming soon…

Wee Wednesdays at Ramsay Rink

January 8th, 2013

Wee Wednesdays at Ramsay RinkCome out for our first Wee Wednesday at Ramsay Rink starting on January 9th. Parents and tots can spend the morning skating, playing games, doing crafts or visiting over a hot chocolate! 10am to noon every Wednesday. We have a skate loan program and the Ramsay Canteen is open!

Come up to Ramsay Rink

December 7th, 2012

The ice is great and the chili is warm! Come up and see us for Very Chili Fridays from 1:30-3:00p.


Very Chili Fridays at Ramsay Rink

December 5th, 2012

Every Friday from 1:30 to 3:00pm (the first one is December 7)

Warm up with a free bowl of chili!

After-school skating and activities for the kids.

This Friday’s activity — Join in the 3 Things for Calgary Movement with Ramsay’s “3 in the Tree”! Everyone is invited to help decorate our Christmas tree by writing 3 actions they can take for Ramsay/Calgary!