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April 6th board meeting cancelled

The April 6th meeting of the board of directors has been cancelled. Our next scheduled meeting is for Monday, May 4th, but we don’t know at this point whether or not the meeting can go ahead.

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Meeting re. McMaster’s planned Main/Traymore residence

“Concerned Residents of Westdale” (CROW) is holding a public meeting to help organize opposition to the design of the proposed residence between Main St W and Traymore Ave next to campus. See a description on our “Proposed new large residential … Continue reading

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RBG taking Christmas trees to build new Chedoke polution barrier

The Royal Botanical Gardens are looking for ca. 1,300 Christmas trees to construct a rampart to help block the flow of pollution into the marsh. The RBG is looking for an additional 1,500 trees for extending the Grindstone Creek barrier, … Continue reading

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A Charlie Brown Christmas Vespers

A Sunday-afternoon vespers service, featuring live performances of music from A Charlie Brown Christmas at St. Paul’s Church in Westdale.

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Westdale Living Advent Calendar 2019

Westdale resident Lisa Mertz introduced this lovely Swiss tradition to our community. Each day a decorated window will be revealed in homes around the neighbourhood. You are invited to take a stroll and enjoy the sights! Click here to open … Continue reading

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Book Launch: Cootes Paradise Writers Anthology, June 25th

Sanctuary: A Cootes Paradise Writers Anthology, is a collection of poetry and short prose written by Cootes Paradise Writers, a collection of seasoned and aspiring writers attending a series of poetry workshops held at McMaster, and edited by long-time Westdale … Continue reading

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Cleanup results

On a chilly Saturday, April 27th, ward 1 councillor Maureen Wilson joined a crew of AWWCA and BIA volunteers to collect trash from alleys and roads near the centre of Westdale. We made a dent.

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Churchill Park Public Art Project – Public Consultation

$200,000 has been allocated by the City for an art installation in Churchill Park (between the Aviary and Ravine Road). Six submissions were short-listed from 44 submissions by a citizen jury and now the City is accepting comments from the … Continue reading

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“Hug a Hub” neighbourhood-association dinner & social, March 1st

If you are an AWWCA member and would like to attend, please email info@awwca.ca before February 18th. There is no charge for attendees.

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Call for artists for Churchill Park public art

  The City of Hamilton is seeking professional Artists or Artist-Led Teams to create a permanent Public Art work(s) to be located along a new path in the western section of Churchill Park, also known as the Royal Botanical Gardens … Continue reading

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