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2231 Banff Trail
Calgary, AB T2M 4L2
Phone: (403) 289-1921
Fax: (403) 282-2149
A part of the esteemed University of Calgary, the Haskayne School of Business is a renowned business school. It offers several programs like masters, doctorate and so forth; apart from education it also focuses on research and community outreach. For more details, check website.
Emergency rooms and trauma center, intensive care unit, cardiac care unit, high-risk maternity and neonatal intensive care unit, leading center for cancer research and treatment. For details, check website.
Since 1926, this largest veteran non-profit organization has strived to secure pensions and much-deserved benefits for veterans and their dependents. The Royal Canadian Legion also hosts a variety of events including the Poppy Campaign, Legion Youth Athletic Championship and Legion Track and Field Championships to accumulate funds and provide aid to the ex-service military men and veterans.
The MacEwan Conference & Event Centre is located within the University of Calgary campus and is managed by students. A lot of performing arts events as well as business conferences are held here. It offers meeting room space for up to 500 visitors, and its MacEwan Hall can hold up to 1000. Many well-equipped and comfortable guestrooms are available too. For further information and upcoming events, check the website or call for details.
Located inside the MacEwan Conference & Event Centre, the MacEwan Hall is a perfect venue to host meetings and events. It can accommodate up to 1000 people and it comprises a theater, a banquet space and even a classroom for conducting educational activities. The hall features an atmospheric lighting system, a public address system as well as a stage. The venue boasts state-of-the-art technology. Call ahead to know more.
University of Calgary is famous known for the plethora of subjects that it has on offer. Comprising more than 24,000 and 5,500 under graduate and graduate students, respectively, this university is known for its research oriented study that is conducted here. Besides studies, the University of Calgary also aims for an overall development of its students personality. Hence, it organizes and stages several events in its premises on a regular basis. Check website for details.
Alberta College of Art and Design has been training students in the creative arena. This institute is known to introduce to the world, the finest of talented designers, artists and cultural producers. Besides being an educational institution, this college also hosts a variety of cultural events including the ACAD Grad Show and ACAD student exhibition.
The people of Hillhurst-Sunnyside take pride in their community center, where they organize several events and functions. The Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association aims towards bringing people together and helping those in need. Activities are arranged for all ages, right from children to senior citizens. The center has a Board Room with capacity for 12 to 15 persons and is available for rent.
Alberta's leading pediatric hospital treats over six-thousand inpatient children each year. Pediatric trauma center, emergency rooms, intensive care unit, diagnostic assessment, treatment clinics and special oncology and burn treatments are available on-site. The hospital is centrally located with limited parking on site.
Dancers Studio West is not just any dance studio holding regular classes. It is a modern center that develops and encourages new dance forms. It has shaped the dance culture of not only Calgary but also Canada. Established in 1981, it has produced some remarkable choreographers, dancers and dance productions. Being a studio of such status it is only natural that it has state of the art facilities. They have a studio theater that can easily accommodate 75 people. It also has a performance stage equipped with high tech equipments. The dance studio regularly puts up novel and thrilling dance shows. Come and catch one of the contemporary shows here.
Created in the year 1957, the Hellenic Community of Calgary is one built of a sense of deep culture and faith. The community aims not only at preserving culture by educating members of its community but opening it up to all people. The Community has built and maintained its own church, school, and community hall/center. The hall is famously known as being the venue for the annual Greek festival organized by the community. The community invites people from all over the world so come on over for a peek into this ancient group.
Located on the banks of the Bow River, this beautiful and serene monastery is the residence of several monks and the spiritual center of Calgary's orthodox Buddhist community. The Avatamsaka Buddhist Monastery is a branch of the Dharma Realm Buddhist Association, and hosts daily sutra recitations, lectures and meditation sessions. Education is a key focus of this association, and free lectures are offered with translations into Cantonese, Vietnamese and English where necessary. There is also a Sunday school for children and a discussion group for youth. All activities are open to the public. Contact the monastery for schedules.