• 26 Days.

    Azzeddine Soufiane Khaled Belkacemi Ibrahima Barry Mamadou Tanou Barry Abdelkrim Hassane Boubaker Thabti _______________ It has been 26 days since the shooting at the Islamic Cultural Centre in Quebec City that left six people dead and at least nineteen others injured. Many of us have taken the time to think further on what it means to be Canadian, and what it takes to uphold that…

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  • Need Help Doing Your Taxes? We Can Help!

    When: Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday, March 4 – April 30, 2017 What: CIES will be running a Community Volunteer Income Tax Program during March and April 2017 to help any individuals with a modest income and a simple tax situation complete their income tax return. This service is by appointment only. Where: CIES SE, 1723 40 St SE, Calgary Further Details: The Community Volunteer…

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  • Pink Shirt Day 2017

    February 22 is Pink Shirt Day across Canada. What does it mean to you? On February 22, #makenice. #makenice with your friends. #makenice with your coworkers. #makenice with your neighbours. #makenice for Pink Shirt Day. What does ‘#makenice for Pink Shirt Day’ mean? It’s a movement for the end of bullying. It means supporting your fellow humans no matter who they are, what they do,…

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  • 6 Free or Almost-Free Activities to try this Family Day Long Weekend

    There are so many reasons to get outside with your loved ones this Family Day long weekend that we thought we’d list some of them here for you. And the best part? Each of these activities is free, or as close to free as possible. 1. Family FISHtival at the Bow Habitat Station, 1440 – 17A Street SE, Calgary | February 18, 10 a.m. to…

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