Category Archives: Our community

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Stay connected

by | December 24, 2019

Do you want to know what happens in your Whyte Ridge community? You now have many ways to do that: The community centre website always has the latest information about programs, classes and events taking place in the community Our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/WhyteRidge is regularly updated, plus you can message us with questions or suggestions.… Read more »

Whyte Ridge CC Presents: Celebrating Diversity — Aging

by | October 31, 2019

Sunday November 24, 2019 from 3-5 pm @ WRCC To raise awareness and promote healthy aging.  Live music featuring Leo Gosselin (leogosselin.com)  20 min. presentation on healthy aging & healthy communities by Dr. Verena Menec  Coffee, tea & refreshments! People are living longer than ever and, for the first time  in history, there are now… Read more »

Scurfield Park Upgrades

by | August 19, 2019

Last fall – I biked and walked through Scurfield park and worked with the Parks department to conduct an assessment. I’ve been to Scurfield park many times, as I used to live on Bessboro many years ago. I must say, I don’t think any upgrades have occurred in the park for a few decades!  This… Read more »

Whyte Ridge Accessible Fitness Park Opens!

by | August 19, 2019

The Grand Opening of the Whyte Ridge Accessible Fitness Park was on Saturday July 27. This beautiful, one-of-a-kind facility is the result of over 2 years of planning, emailing and organising. Cameras rolled as Global News covered the ribbon cutting ceremony . There were people from the community, board members, calisthenics athletes and dignitaries including… Read more »

A New Look

by | April 2, 2019

Something is new with our printed newsletter. You may have noticed that the title has changed from “The Spirit” to “The Ridge”. The idea behind the original newsletter title was conceived some 15 years ago and it has been a fixture in our community ever since. The name “The Spirit” was meant to reflect the… Read more »

Crime Prevention Workshop

by | February 7, 2019

Please join us for a very informative CRIME PREVENTION Workshop on February 20th at 7:00 pm, Whyte Ridge Community Centre. Members of the Winnipeg Police Service will present and answer any questions you may have. Councillor Kevin Klein, Chair of the Winnipeg Police Board will also be in attendance at the February 20th, Whyte Ridge Presentation. South… Read more »

Celebrating cultural diversity

by | January 29, 2019

Hey Whyte Ridge & Linden Ridge, We’re excited to be organizing an evening to celebrate cultural diversity in our neighbourhood. Our goal is to spark some cultural engagement in our community & experience the various cultures that live alongside each other here in Whyte Ridge and Linden Ridge. We’re aiming for Sunday February 24th, 5-8 p.m. which would consist… Read more »

Accessible Fitness Park Coming to WRCC in Spring 2019

by | November 22, 2018

Next spring you will see a new outdoor fitness park installed at our community centre. We believe it will be the first of its kind in Canada, combining professional grade calisthenics equipment designed with accessibility features! The equipment will be installed over a rubber safety surface, providing wheelchair access and a clean, safe surface for… Read more »