Not-Quite Sunday Roundup: Lots and Lots of Green, and a Little Blue

Riders Lose, Gas Prices Rise, and No Sunday Roundup? What's going on? What a strange weekend. Mrs Blogger and I went up to Waskesiu for the MS Bike Tour and all heck broke loose. We blew the September gasoline budget driving home then arrived…

Sunday Roundup: Flashing Red Lights and the LCA Newsletter!

My flyer delivery guy is back from summer vacation, which means flyer service is intermittent at our house.  We cancelled the Leader Post several years back but still end up on the 'no flyer' list.  Oh well -- the Sun arrived so there's…

LCA Weekend Edition: Films, Fundraisers and a Race

Queen City Marathon is Sunday! One last reminder before I head outside to start chalking up the street -- the Queen City Marathon comes through Lakeview on Sunday morning.   Pour a coffee, head outside and cheer on the runners! Home Economics…

The Next LCA Meeting is September 8

Summer is officially over with the start of Meeting Season!  Some school councils have already kicked things off, and the LCA starts our year in earnest next week! LCA Meeting Tuesday, September 8, 2008 at 7:00PM Lakeview School Library Call…

September 9: City Wide Community Program Registration

If you are interested in signing up for ANY Community Association program, whether run by Lakeview or any other community association, you only need to come to one place.  Our place! Lakeview Community Association City Wide Program Registration…

Keeping the Cover on Graffiti

The City sent us an overview of their "Wipe Out Graffiti" program on the email today and asked that we pass it along. In an earlier post, we mentioned that the City has free paint available to remove graffiti from dumpsters. But what…

45 Local Recreational Programs to Keep You Warm This Winter

Last week I talked about the City Program Guide, which lists all the recreational programs run by the City of Regina and city Community Associations.  This week the Leader Post published a 32 page advertising supplement which features a wide…

Sunday Roundup: Skateboards, Soccer and Grandmas!

The Labour Day flyer stack was thicker than ever this week. Let's see what we can find about Lakeview or Communities this week: Lakeview Skater Goes to Nationals! ( Sunday Sun ) Congratulations to Lakeview 12 year old Jesse Nichols who was…

Fundraiser Friday: Two talks by Mr. Trudeau and more!

The LCA inbox got a lot of action this week as several local charities and service clubs are putting on some interesting fundraisers.  Fundraisers that YOU need to know about.  Fundraisers that YOU need to attend!  So let's get to it! Friends…

August 28: Stay Home and Snuggle Day!

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Mrs. Blogger and I were talking last night about how we've squeezed every last drop of goodness from summer and it's time to have the kids spend a wee bit more time away from home, if you know what I mean. Like at school. We can't afford…

Sunday Roundup: Bowling Balls, Soccer Balls and Paint!

Some interesting news that made it into the flyer stack this morning: Queen City Soccer Registration There's a nice four page flyer from Queen City Soccer, which is the Regina Soccer Association club in South Regina.  They offer competitive…

Have You Seen the City Guide?

The LCA Newsletter is somewhere between our newsletter editor and printer, but in the meantime, there's some good information in the City of Regina Fall Program Guide. Not only can you find out about all the great LCA programs, but there…

Will You Be The Next LCA Volunteer? Please?

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While we're trying to hold onto summer for as long as possible, some of the small but vital LCA crew have been getting geared up for fall. I've been plugging along on the web site, getting pages up for all our fall programs (more to come!)…

Summer Fun: Blink and You Miss It

There's always more to do around here than time to do it -- whether it's getting the lawn mowed, or the garden weeded or maybe even checking out a festival or two. One of the great things we want to do with the new website is post up information…

Help the MS Society on September 27

Our roving reporter Kelly received a letter from the Multiple Sclerosis Society yesterday.  They are looking for volunteers for their Clean Up Canvassing Crew, to cover the city on September 27.   With your help, they can raise money for…

Welcome to the new LCA Site

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Hi folks, Welcome to the new site.  It was created on August 4, 2008 and we'll be getting more information up and running in the coming weeks. If you're the type of person who is interested in what's going on in Southwest Regina, this is…