The Al Ritchie Community Association Inc.
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The driving force behind the hub, ARCA is dedicated to uplifting the community through diverse programs and services. They are instrumental in organizing events, managing community initiatives, and ensuring that every voice in the community is heard and valued.
This versatile center serves as a multi-purpose venue for various community events and programs. From fitness classes to social gatherings, the Core Ritchie Neighbourhood Centre is a dynamic space fostering health, wellness, and community spirit.
A treasure trove of knowledge and a haven for book lovers, this library branch is an educational cornerstone of the community. It offers a wide range of resources, including books, digital media, and community programs that cater to all age groups.
Operated by the Al Ritchie Community Association, the Al Ritchie Family Wellness Centre offers daily parent and child programming for parents with children aged 0-10. The centre provides a variety of cost-free, drop in classes, from cooking, to arts and science, to outdoor exploration an more! Their programs give parents an opportunity to get out and enjoy family activities aimed at promoting healthy child development while building life long memories, all at no cost. Contact email@example.com for more information!
A hub for sports and recreation, the Al Ritchie Arena is a popular venue for ice hockey, skating, and various community events. It serves as a gathering place for sports enthusiasts and families alike.
This unique store offers affordable clothing and household items, supporting those in need while promoting sustainability. It’s not just a shop; it’s a symbol of hope and support for those looking to rebuild and grow.
Tackling food insecurity head-on, the Free Community Pantry provides essential food items to those in need. It’s a cornerstone of the community’s efforts to ensure no one goes hungry.
The hub boasts excellent outdoor facilities, including tennis courts, a boarded skating rink, and an accessible playground and spray park. These spaces provide a perfect setting for physical activity and family fun, fostering a strong sense of community.
Managed by ARCA, these gardens not only enhance the neighborhood’s green space but also promote community involvement and sustainable living. They are a source of local pride, bringing together residents to cultivate both produce and friendships.