Welcome home to Copperfield & Mahogany! Here’s what is happening in our communities!

The Copperfield & Mahogany Community Association (formerly known as the Copperfield/Mahogany Community Association) is dedicated to bringing community spirit to the SE Communities of Copperfield and Mahogany. We have recently updated our name and logo, and with this re-branding comes a new website, designed and implemented by our web master Jordan Usselman. We believe that these changes will help us better serve our communities, and help keep you informed about current events within them.

Please Note: Our June newsletter has been published. Click here to find out more.

To see current events in Copperfield, click here.

To see current events in Mahogany, click here.

Neighbour Day in June

This year’s event will take place on Saturday, June 17. Have you started thinking about how you want to take part? The City of Calgary’s Neighbour Day website is now live and full of all the information you need, including applying for permits, inviting local heroes, resources to help you plan, and much more. Check it out at www.calgary.ca.

Green Line LRT Forum

The next major milestone for the Green Line LRT will be coming forward at the end of June.

Residents will have an opportunity to talk to project members, ask questions and learn about upcoming early Green Line construction projects!

  • Wednesday, June 7 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm at Banting and Best School, 1819 66 Ave SE
  • Saturday, June 10 9:00 am – 1:00 pm at St. Albert the Great, 225 Prestwick Ave SE
  • Monday, June 12 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm at Cardel Theatre, 180 Quarry Park Blvd SE
  • Monday, June 12 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm at Riverbend School, 65 Rivervalley Drive SE

Paint Night

Date: Saturday, June 24, from 7pm-9pm

Location: Copperfield Community Hall, 6 Copperstone Way SE

BACK AGAIN BY POPULAR DEMAND! The CA welcomes back local Copperfield resident artist Tanya McMahon for another great paint night! Come join the fun and learn some tricks of the trade. You don’t have to be an expert painter. Tanya will walk you through everything you need to know about creating your masterpiece. Artwork titled “Forest from the Ashes” and materials provided include a 16×20 Canvas.

Door open at 7pm and painting begins promptly at 7:30pm. Enjoy a beverage or two while you relax and paint. Drink tickets can be purchased on site, and a light snack will be provided. Cash only! Intended for Adults 19+.

Copperfield-Mahogany Members $30, Non-members $40. Please call the Office to register at 403-532-8864.

This event has been organized thanks to your Copperfield-Mahogany Community Association of Volunteers! Please email info@cmcommunity.ca for more information.

Stampede In The Park

Date: Wednesday, July 5, 4 pm – 10 pm

Location: Community Hall grounds at 6 Copperstone Way SE

The Copperfield-Mahogany Community Association is hosting Stampede in the Park for all Copperfield & Mahogany families, on the green space surrounding the Community Hall.

There will be a live band, a $10/family of 4 or $3/individual catered dinner to the first 500 guests and then food vendors for the remaining hours of the evening, pony rides, petting farm, stampede-themed carnival games, bouncy castles, a DJ, henna hand art, face painting, and more!

Event is outdoors, so dress for the weather and bring your picnic blankets, water bottles, cowboy hats and boots! Some vendors may be cash only, but activities like bouncy castles, carnival games, pony rides and petting farm for families is all FREE!

We are also in need of 40 volunteers please for this event: 2 to 2-1/2hr shifts available so that you can still enjoy the event outside of your volunteer hours! Contact info@cmcommunity.ca, call the office at 403-532-8864 or go directly to sign-up online at http://signup.com/go/tYHdFyO.

Volunteers will please need to provide a Police Information Check report. If you have an existing report from within the last 5 years, please forward a copy to the office at info@cmcommunity.ca. The $15 cost to request a Police report can be reimbursed by the Community Association. First, request a Volunteer form letter from us for this special rate, and then try the ePIC Police Information Check report request online at https://policeinformationcheck.calgarypolice.ca/

Special thanks goes out to Alison and team of the Mahogany HOA for their contribution of volunteers, event planning expertise and use of meeting space! Your involvement has been invaluable!

2017 Calendar of Events

Our Copperfield & Mahogany Community Association (CMCA) of Board Member volunteers have been busy planning an exciting year of events for our communities. This is a“wishlist” of ideas we’d like to see happen, but we need help from Copperfield and Mahogany residents like you!

If you are able to volunteer time, provide a service, a product, or sponsorship, please let us know which event catches your eye and how you can contribute! Contact socialcmca@gmail.com.

Spring/Summer 2017 – City of Calgary & the CMCA “This is My Neighbourhood” program launch
Saturday, June 17 – Father’s Day Event at Hall & Neighbour Day Street parties around Copperfield
Wednesday, July 5 – Stampede BBQ & Family Picnic
Saturday, September 9 – Outdoor Family Movie-in-the-Park
Friday, October 27 – Children’s Halloween Parties
Friday, October 27 – Copperfield’s Teen Zombie Run & Geo-caching Night
Friday, October 27 – Copperfield & Mahogany’s Spookiest House Decorating Contest Winners presented with prizes!
Wednesday, November 22 – Community Association’s Annual General Meeting
Saturday, November 28 – Multi-Vendor Christmas Markets in both Copperfield & in Mahogany
Saturday, December 9 – Winter Festival and Photos with Santa
December 2017 – Copperfield & Mahogany’s Christmas House Decorating Contest Winners presented with prizes!
MONTHLY in 2017 – Community photo contests & prizes

We NEED YOU to please help make these events possible! Contact: social@cmcommunity.ca and watch our posts on www.Facebook.com/CMCA.ca

PLEASE consider becoming a member of your Copperfield-Mahogany Community Association and purchase your membership online, purchase it on-site at any event listed above, or by using the form found in the monthly Newsletter. Families are $30 with renewal each June. Discounts and early registration to events and programming are only one of many Community Membership benefits, as well as being able to put on these events listed above! See “Memberships” article in this Newsletter for more details.

NOTE: All events would take place in and around the Copperfield Community Hall at 6 Copperstone Way S.E., unless specified otherwise.