Jane Jacobs was passionate about community and city life. If you have similar passions, why not share your stories, insights and ideas about your community or favourite part of Calgary? Lead a Jane’s Walk this year. The walks get people to explore their cities and connect with neighbours.
For more information, email call Julie Black (firstname.lastname@example.org) at the Calgary Foundation or call at 403-802-7720.
If you want to LEAD a walk - please use the international website to post your walk. The site can be cranky so if you run into trouble, contact us and we’ll help.
If you want to JOIN a walk - Click HERE to view all of the walks available May 5 - 7.
If you want to VOLUNTEER – please contact us. There are volunteer roles available that let you volunteer and still participate in the walks that interest you.
10 Minute Plays for Jane’s Walk – In partnership with Theatre Junction, a special 10 year anniversary project was implemented to encourage community-based groups to create a 10-minute theatre piece that celebrated a Calgary neighbourhood. Five groups have been selected and assigned to neighbourhoods.
- On Saturday, May 6: Each group will perform their piece at Theatre Junction GRAND.
- On Sunday, May 7: Each group will perform their piece in their assigned neighbourhood that inspired their piece.
For more information visit: http://calgaryfoundation.org/initiatives/jane-s-walk--2