Bragg Creek/Redwood Meadows

BCCA Update – Jun 2021

Bragg Creek Centre

Hello Creekers! We have lots of fun and informational programming available this month. Spots are limited so please don’t wait to register!

Community Garden: There may still be time to rent a seasonal growing space. We have 4’x8’ raised beds at $50/season and 3.5’x3.5’ taller/special access beds for those that need a smaller plot or that have flexibility/mobility issues at $25/ season. If you are interested in purchasing a seasonal bed or want to volunteer, email

We are always grateful for donations of large planters (12” or bigger), garden tools, gardening resource materials, building materials etc., so if you are clearing out your garden shed and have unwanted items in good condition, we can put them to good use! Shoot us an email to or give us a call at 403.949.4277. We can arrange to pick items up too!

Guided Trail Runs: New to trail running? Worried about injury, wildlife or getting lost? You guide will pick the best trail for the day and the group. Meet at the Bragg Creek Centre for orientation. *No dogs please.

Date: Jun 5, 9am, cost: $25

Diverse and Sustainable Planting:

In this workshop, you will learn about edible berries and fruit, ground cover for pollination and moisture retention, forest rejuvenation and timelines, natural soil enhancement and more with local outdoor living professionals Harder & Sons.

Date: Jun 10, 7-7:45pm, cost: $25

Build a Birdhous: Young birdwatchers or nature lovers can build their very own wooden birdhouse to hang outside and watch birds build nests. Wrens, chickadees and titmice are some common species you might find in a DIY birdhouse. Materials included. *Ages 7 – 10 years.

Date: Jun 12, 10-11:30am & 12–1:30pm, cost: $40/1 session

Backyard Chickens: Beginner’s Guide to Keeping Chickens Series: This workshop is for those people who are new to keeping backyard chickens. Main topics we will cover: why have backyard chickens, local bylaws, options for housing, and looking after the health of your chickens.

Date(s): Jun 14, Jun 28, Jul 19, 7-8:30pm, cost: $25/1 session

Vermicomposting: Have you thought about starting your very own vermicompost/ worm composting? Join Green Calgary and learn more about reducing your waste and creating your very own fertilizer for your garden with worms!

In our 1-hour workshop, we will cover: how to create your own vermicompost, where to source the parts, maintenance, troubleshooting and FAQ. There will also be time for Q&A.

Date: Jun 17, 7:30-8:30pm, cost: $25

Bragg Creek Farmers Market – Sundays June 20 – September 26 | 9 am – 2 pm: The Bragg Creek Farmers Market will quickly become a favorite part of your weekend routine. With locally grown, handmade and home baked goods there is sure to be something for everyone. We are excited for you to come meet your local growers, makers and artisans.

Have you used the Satellite Library yet? Residents in Bragg Creek and area have access to Library Lending Lockers offering resident’s convenient self-service holds pick-up, browsing, and returns.

With a current Marigold (TRAC) library card issued by Marigold or any participating member library, you may access the Library Lending Lockers. Instructions on using the lockers are available online at

Don’t have a TRAC Library Card? Just fill out the online registration form at… easy!

Summer Camp: Registration is open for Nature Adventures Summer Camp with Rediscover Play! Running 8 weeks; July 12th thru August 30th; children ages 5 – 12 years will learn bushcraft, wilderness survival skills and creative play through outdoor exploration. Each week will have a theme. Spots are filling up quick so don’t wait, register now!

Register:, email: for information

MYC: New to Bragg Creek – Music for Young Children (MYC) is a comprehensive music education program tailored to the strengths and abilities of young children.

MYC is excited to begin Fall 2021 Registrations! Please email msrobinmyc@ to find out more about our MYC Group Piano Classes or to set up a ‘Meet and Greet’ with Ms. Robin.

Bragg Creek Ladies Auxiliary COVID-19 Relief Fund: Confidential support is available for residents of Bragg Creek and Area who have an urgent need as a result of the pandemic. Contact braggcreek.

Food Insecurity Support: If you are a family or individual needing emergency food support please reach out via email at either or or by calling 403-949-4277. All information will be kept strictly confidential.

Did you know the Bragg Creek Community Association is a registered charity and can issue tax receipts? Remember to purchase your membership and consider donating. Every little bit helps us to continue our mission – to support the greater Bragg Creek area through programs, events, and services that build community responsibly and sustainably for current and future generations.

Our office is open Monday – Friday 9am– 5pm. Call 403.949.4277, email info@ or visit us at for news and updates.

Take good care Creekers!
Christine Pollard
Program and Events Manager

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