Want to check out what's going on this Fall in and around Devon? Join us for this year's Community Awareness event! Each event will feature local community groups' upcoming programs, events and initiatives.
This event is tradeshow style featuring information and resources from local community groups. Join Mayor and Council for Cookies, Coffee & Conversation! Come show your support for our local groups and get information about current Town of Devon projects, programs and events.
No need to cook! The Devon Lions Club will be serving beef on a bun at the entrance from 6pm-7pm. $10/adult & $5/child, includes corn on the cob.
Date: September 6, 2023
Time: 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Place: Devon Community Centre
Looking to be featured on this webpage? This webpage will include featured information from local community groups' programs, events, initiatives or ongoing projects for you to view on your own time. If you take part, you will get a webpage feature on this page with information about your group and a photo showcasing your logo.
Dates: September 5-12, 2023
If you are part of a local community group, sport organization, non-profit or charity looking to join in on this event, please fill out the form below. Free to attend. Any paper copies must be submitted to our Community Programs & Events Coordinator at email@example.com. Applications are being accepted until August 28, 2023.
Fill out the electronic application form! Click here to download a paper application
If you have any questions contact us and we will get back to you as soon as we can!
Our mission at the Devon Public Library is to enrich lives, build community and foster success by bringing people, information and ideas together. You probably know that we lend books, movies, tv shows, audiobooks and magazines, but did you know we also offer puzzles, trash pickers, kits such as the telescope kit, sewing machines, wood burning, wood carving, and more? Plus, with your free library card, you can access over 30 eResources that provide homework help, recipes, automotive repair guides, business & technology courses, genealogy, ebooks, audiobooks, e-magazines, consumer reports, and much more. We also run programs for all ages and provide community adult learning programs! To learn more about upcoming programs, visit devonpubliclibrary.ca/events
Sign up for your free library card today! Visit us in person or at devonpubliclibrary.ca/about-us/membership/free-card
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Drive Happiness is a non-profit organization that seeks to enhance mobility and connect older adults to the resources needed to live and age well. Through its Seniors Assisted Transportation Program, older Albertans with health issues or limited income can request a ride to medical clinics, businesses, recreation facilities, and wherever else they need to go. Rides up to 40 kilometres or 90 minutes cost $10, and they are provided by friendly volunteers who are screened for a clean driving abstract, a vulnerable sector police check, and a well-maintained vehicle. To become a volunteer, please visit drivehappiness.ca/volunteering/.
Drive Happiness also offers several programs beyond its ride service. Volunteers deliver groceries, medical equipment, and other essential items straight to members’ doors. The organization also provides free rides to immunization appointments for people of all ages living in Northwestern Alberta through its Driving Rural Access to Vaccines (DRAV) initiative, which received funding from the Public Health Agency of Canada. To learn more about Drive Happiness, please visit drivehappiness.ca/ or call 780-424-5438.
Leduc Regional Housing Foundation (LRHF) provides quality housing solutions and services to individuals and families within the Leduc Region. A variety of affordable housing options are available through 181 seniors lodge units, 170 seniors apartment units, 152 affordable housing units, and 64 community housing units.
In addition to housing accommodation, LRHF administers the Rent Assistance Benefit on behalf of the Government of Alberta. The Rent Assistance Benefit assists those who have a place to live but may need help with their rent.
If you are of modest income and need a place to call home or assistance with your rent, contact us and find out what we can do to help.
Discover a variety of art & handmade goods by local artisans and craftspeople.
The Arts Association of Devon hosts a community and area arts market on the second Sunday of each month in the Devon Community Centre at 20 Haven Avenue.
The market runs from noon to 4 pm and showcases local talents and hand-crafted products like art, photography, fabric creations, crocheting, writing, metal work, leather work, ceramics and pottery.
For more information
or call (780)-652-3304
The Arts Association of Devon will support all aspects of the creative community.
The Arts Association of Devon welcomes all artists and supporters of the arts. The Association showcases the creative community, creates vibrancy in the Town of Devon, shares the wealth of abilities and knowledge, and supports the needs of the arts community.
Devon Fire Rescue began in 1948 as an all volunteer department. Almost 75 years later, the Devon Fire Rescue now has approximately 30 paid on call members including 2 full time firefighters, all led by Fire Chief Robert Main.
Over 200 times a year, the department responds to emergencies within the town limits, plus Parkland and if needed, Leduc County. Devon Fire Rescue fights structural, vehicle and wildland fires, assists Alberta Health Services with medical calls, along with responding to various smoke and gas alarms, motor vehicle collisions and river emergencies.
Our fleet consists of two engines, one rescue vehicle, one water tanker, two rescue boats, one squad truck and a pickup truck.
Devon Fire Rescue is now recruiting for its next recruit class starting in October. Please call 780-987-3718 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if interested in becoming a proud member of Devon Fire Rescue.
Samuelson Music Studios provides private instruction in piano, recorder, theory and most woodwind and brass instruments. Please note that private instruction in the woodwind and brass instruments is NOT designed to replace the instruction that students receive in a school band program. The intent is to help students who are having difficulty or need some form of enrichment.
Leduc County Family Resource Network
Leduc County’s Family Resource Network (FRN) delivers high-quality prevention and early intervention services and supports for children aged 0 to 18.
FRN programs focus on three core areas:
These supports focus on strengthening parent and caregiver knowledge, coping and problem-solving skills, access to community resources, improving child and youth development, building resiliency and fostering well-being.
Supports offered through Leduc County’s FRN are available to all Alberta residents.
Drop-in hours at facilities in Thorsby, Devon
Leduc County FRN offers permanent drop-in hours at its two facilities, located in Devon and Thorsby. All families are welcome to drop in and join FRN staff for:
FRN facility locations
Devon: 5 Jasper Court in the Old Robina Baker School
Thorsby: 4908 48 St. in the modular building across from the Arctic Spas Recreation Complex
Learn more about Leduc County’s Family Resource Network at www.leduc-county.com/FRN
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No Partner? No problem!
We are not a couples club. People generally dance the first and last tip with their spouse or
partner, but in between we make sure everyone gets on the floor.
The colourful traditional square dance costumes (crinolines and flared skirts for ladies, western
wear for the men) are optional. Dressy casual is fine.
What if I have 2 left feet? You’re in luck! Square dance has no fancy footwork to memorize --
simply take one "shuffle step" to each beat of the music .
Economical Night Out
An evening of square dancing is much less expensive than a gym pass, going to the movies, or a
Because we dance in a group, each person does his or her part. If you get lost, you'll have
lots of help.
Modern square dancing uses a wide variety of music – pop, traditional country, Broadway
musical,contemporary country, classic rock — even Motown, techno and hip-hop. Something for every
toe to tap to.
Featuring international professional caller Gary Winter
We are Alberta's trusted resource for utility safety. The one hub everyone can always rely on. Awareness, education, and locates combine to prevent contact with overhead and underground lines - keeping people and infrastructure safe.
The Devon COP main activity is to randomly patrol our town as extra Eyes and Ears for the RCMP and to Observe, Record and Report suspicious activity to the RCMP for them to deal with. We also help out as volunteers with special events like Devon Days, Christmas in the Park, Devon Fest etc.
Devon Soccer Association. We offer community soccer for Children Ages 5 to 17 in both outdoor and indoor formats. We are planning to host youth and Adult coed drop in's this winter
Our Music Together® classes are playful, rich and engaging. Our classes, geared toward babies, toddlers and preschoolers, help children to discover their inner music-maker through connection and PLAY with the grownups they love! Our children’s music & movement classes also offer other important benefits. It turns out that music education for children also supports overall early childhood development.
Check out our Fall schedule at CodabugsMT.com, and join a class today!
We are a volunteer run program dedicated to developing young girls skills in many different areas.
Everything we do here is designed to empower young girls to explore new interests while maintaining a fun and rewarding environment.
The Devon Skating Club offers Kidskate (ages 3-4), Canskate (4+), Jumpstart (Intro to Figure Skating), Junior, and STARSkate. We have 2 certified coaches who have been with the club for a number of years, as well as 1-2 coaches who are working on their certification.
We offer a skating Carnival every year in March, at the end of the season. Older levels usually participate in 1-2 competitions per year. We would love for you to come and skate with us and improve your skills for hockey, ringette, or figure skating!!
Register at www.devonskating.com.
We are a ski racing team in Parkland county, who train out of rabbit hill ski hill. We have programs for u6-u21, and love to have fun on the ski hill! We are looking for new members for the 2023/2024 season!
All the information for our program can be found at parklandracers.ca
The Dog Shoppe is home of Fur- Ever Friends Grooming & CW Canine Consulting that covers all your grooming, socialization and training needs. We are now lucky enough to have Kendra with Revive & Thrive Canine Massage & Bodyworks also offering her amazing skills at The Dog Shoppe.
Fur- Ever Friends Grooming
Fur-Ever Friends Grooming offers Grooming of all breeds and sizes. My goal is to make you and your pup happy and comfortable with their perfect spaw day!
CW Canine Consulting
Helping you and your four legged friend find balanced harmony. I teach group and private lessons.
Revive & Thrive - Canine Massage & Bodyworks
Helping our Furry Friends live their best lives! Massage Therapy Kinesiology Taping Cold Laser Therapy Laser Acupoint Therapy.
Youth Cross Country Ski Development Lessons open Thursday, Sept. 8!
Programs we run are Food Hampers, Bread and Produce baskets, Tools for School, Kitchen Learning Center
Taekwon-Do classes for all ages.
Find us in the Devon Community Centre Monday and Wednesday evenings. Shadow Warriors (4 to 7 yrs old) 6:00 to 6:45 PM Youth and Adult classes for ages 7 and older 6:45 to 7:45 PM
Rabbit Hill Snow Resort has been the areas favorite Ski & Snowboarding Hill for over 60 years! Rabbit Hill Snow Resort is the Edmonton area's largest local ski and snowboard resort located in the scenic North Saskatchewan River valley on the South side of Edmonton. Rabbit Hill offers over 40 acres of ski and snowboard trails, a tube park, and one of the best Terrain parks in Western Canada.
Need some lessons? No problem. Rabbit Hill’s award-winning Snow School offers lessons for all ages and ability levels and will make skiing or snowboarding fun and effortless.
We are excited to announce that Summer Tubing is now open!
Collecting, preserving and displaying artifacts, documents and records of Devon's history for future generations in the societies museum. Ongoing distrubition of a colouring book depicting the area history beginning with Indigenous people to present. The colouring Books are supplied to Schools free of charge. Local Business support the program and books are sold to the general public
Registration open for the 2023-2024 season. Age groups Active start (4-6 years old) U10-U19 and Open (18+).
Come Try Ringette, Friday September 8, 5:45 Leduc Rec Center. Register at Leducringette.com
We are exicted to start planning for Tom's Walk 2024! It will be held on sunday, May 26 in Devon. The messaage of mental health and suide awareness doesn't have an end date. We want to spread a message of hope all year long. We look foward to meeting all who stop by.
Our Mission: To have every child regardless of ability learn the game of hockey and the values of teamwork, commitment, responsibility, respect, and sportsmanship in a fun, safe and nuturing atmoshere.
We have hockey programs available for ages 4-18. please go to our website for more infoamtion
The cadet program is a great opportunity for all youth to experience many great training options and to work with Canadian Armed Forces members. Cadets have the opportunity to go flying, train at summer training centres located at military bases, learn safe marksmanship skills and techniques. They also get to develop leadership skills by teaching younger cadets while organizing and attending many great training activities. Cadets is a great way to develop skills that will be used in everyday life and give you insight to how the Canadian Military functions.
Local is an inviting place for teens to engage in activities that ignite their passions. We have programs and clubs to suit every interest. From the arts to athletics to cooking to just having great conversations - we've got it covered. We're 100% FREE! Come visit us upstairs in the 1949 Building located next to Robina Baker Elementary School in Devon. Local is governed by The Devon Youth Society - a group of individuals who believe youth are a priority in our town.
The Devon Dolphins Swim Club (DDSC) is a competitive summer swim program, operating from late May (when the pool opens!) to mid-August - wrapping up with Alberta Summer Swim Provincial Championships! The Devon Dolphins Swim Club has a history of developing excellent competitive swimmers at the local, regional, and provincial levels. Swimmers train at the Devon outdoor pool and enjoy fresh air while learning to swim faster by improving their swimming strokes, turns, and dives. Swimmers develop confidence in their abilities, develop healthy life-long habits, and make new friends while having fun under the summer sun!
Electric Vehicle Association of Alberta (EVAA) was founded on Earth Day 2014 to spread awareness, instill excitement, and promote adoption of electric vehicles and charging infrastructure in Alberta. Community Engagement is an important component for the Electric Vehicle Association of Alberta. Most members of the public do not have first-hand experiences with electric cars and part of our mission is to introduce them to this exciting and rapidly developing technology. From public car shows, community events, radio/web/television segments, school presentations, and more, we endeavour to engage with Albertans in any possible way.
The 2nd Devon Spark/Ember Guiding Unit is a Girl Guides Canada Guiding Unit that meets Bi-Weekly on Saturday 09:30 - 11:30. We support girls within the community in STEM activities, Arts/Crafts, Wilderness Exploration and of course UNICORNS. We attend a minimum of 2 sleepovers a year.
Check our website for infomation: Www.blockparent.ca
High School Football Team in Metro Edmonton Football League - join us and become part of a team where we value teamwork, hard work and encourage our athletes to be the best people they can be both academically and athletically - no experience required. Athletes must be in Grade 10-12.
Safe Refuge Youth Homes aim to provide Leduc County youth experiencing unrest at home with a home atmosphere, a safe place to sleep, and access to the resources they need to reunify with family, find other family members to live with, or become independent.
We plan to establish a youth shelter that provides young people experiencing trouble at home with a bed, a hot meal, and a shower free of charge. Youth will be permitted to stay as long as needed. If family unification is possible, we will provide the resources needed for this to happen. If family reunification is not possible, we will help the young person find other family to live with or provide them with the tools they need to become independent.
East of Sixty Productions was founded as a non profit organisation in 2005 bringing community dinner theatre to Devon, Alberta.
Our mission is to encourage our members to enjoy involvement in a quality theatrical production, to provide theatre for our audience to enjoy, and to enhance the community.
Although an amateur company, we aim to bring a professional quality to our productions.
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