CKE Community Activities


2022 Pickleball Season

2022 Pickleball Season

This action-packed sport combines elements of badminton, tennis and ping-pong. Players will use solid paddles and a wiffle-like ball, while playing on a badminton-sized court. It is a low-impact, high energy sport and the rules are very easy to learn.

 Indoor Pickleball Program

We play in the CKE Gym and have one court.  Sessions are Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings with two time slots per morning.  Registration is limited to 18 participants.  Cost is $120 for the 3 month session.

January – March 2022 SESSION FULL

Please email Jane at ckecourts@gmail.com if you’d like to be added to the waitlist or for more information.

Outdoor Drop-In Pickleball – Please check back in Spring 2022 for current program details 

Additional Details

Date(s):
Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings
Location:
CKE Pickleball Courts (Spring and Summer) and CKE Community Centre Gym (Fall and Winter)
Contact Person
Jane Howe
Contact Email:
ckecourts@gmail.com

CKE Puzzle Swap

Puzzled on what to do these days?! Join the CKE Puzzle Swap group.  Head over to the CKE Puzzle Swap page on Facebook for all the details or email us at ckecommunity@gmail.com! Come join the fun.

Additional Details

CKE Community Garden

The CKE Community Garden is a wonderful asset to the Community, providing rich, diverse green space next to the Community Hall. The CKE Community Garden rents out half beds (4’ x 4’) to members of the community for $35 per year + a current community membership. Fees charged go back into the garden to be used for supplies, plants, and hosting educational events. If you are interested in renting a plot for spring 2022, or just want to get involved, please send a note to the Sonja Johnson at sonja_johnson20@hotmail.com.

Additional Details

Date(s):
April - October
Location:
73rd Avenue & Elbow Drive
Cost:
CKE Membership Required plus a $35 per garden bed yearly fee
Contact Person
Harry Shaepsmeyer
Contact Email:
schaeps@telus.net

City of Calgary – All Wheels Skatepark

The CKE Skatespot offers a safe and active social space for people of all ages to connect with others, exercise in, and practice their skill! Obstacles include a quarter pipe, curved ledge, ledge/manny pad with wedge, flatbar with landscape flat gap, bank, and a flat ledge.

To help keep the park safe and clean, a locked supply box equipped with cleaning and maintenance supplies is located at the park. This initiative relies on “key holders” from the skate community to help keep the park clean and free of debris. If you are interested in being a key holder, please contact Calgary Association of Skateboarding Enthusiasts (CASE) – chair@calgaryskateboarding.com.

This park is owned and operated by The City of Calgary. Please contact the City of Calgary at 3-1-1 with any issues, concerns, or questions.

Additional Details

Date(s):
Sunrise - Sunset
Location:
1015 – 73rd Avenue SW
Cost:
Free for All
Contact Person
City of Calgary

CKE Community Ice Rinks

Let’s go for a Skate! During regular winters there are four ice rinks safely maintained in CKE!

  1. Kelvin Grove (x2) – 73rd Avenue, next to the CKE Community Centre
  2. Eagle Ridge – Eagle Ridge Place
  3. Chinook Park – Colleen Crescent

Hours: Sunrise – 9pm or when the lights go out each evening

Rules & Expectations:

  • Share the space
  • Be mindful of others
  • Be inclusive to those that want to participate
  • No slap shots
  • Play fair and have fun

If you are interested in joining our Rink Rat crew, maintaining our main rinks in Kelvin Grove please contact Tony Messer at tmesser@shaw.ca.

Additional Details

Date(s):
Sunrise - Sunset
Location:
73rd Ave & Elbow Drive & Eagle Ridge Pl.
Cost:
Free for All
Contact Person
Dan Kennelly
Contact Email:
dkennelly@transampiping.com

Playgrounds

Did you know there are four playgrounds in the CKE Community? Check them out!

1. Chinook Park School: 1312 – 75th Avenue
2. Kelvin Grove: 1020 – 73rd Avenue
3. Chinook Park: 8039 Churchill Drive
4. Eagle Ridge: 100 Eagle Ridge Place

Each playground offers safe and accessible fun with great equipment for kids of all ages. All playgrounds have surrounding green space making them popular hubs in our walk-able community. Whether it’s your destination or an impromptu break, stop by for some activity and you’ll likely make some new friends while you’re there.

Additional Details

Date(s):
Sunrise - Sunset
Cost:
Free for All