All programs run by the Blackburn Community Association (BCA) rely heavily on dedicated volunteers to achieve success. Thanks to our volunteers who manage rinks, tackle environmental issues, enhance the beauty of our community, support our seniors and youth, work to improve the safety of our neighbourhood and run events large and small. Without them. we would not be able to deliver services to our beautiful community.
If you can help us maintain and improve these services or if you would like to lead a new program or event supported by the BCA, please let us know!
- Welcome to the new BCA Board MembersOn March 24, 2022, the BCA held their Annual General Meeting. In addition to updates from the board on the 2021 accomplishments (you can read the minutes here), the election for the new Board of Directors was held. We would like to welcome new board members Sarah Morgan-White, Laura Smith, Heather McCuaig Edge and Jenny
- Another great season for our outdoor rinks thanks to our volunteersBrent Lawrie, VP of the BCA Blackburn Hamlet has three excellent outdoor skating rinks that were opened this year on December 27, one of our earliest openings in recent years. There are three locations — Bearbrook Pool and Norman Johnston School, each of which hosts a large hockey rink and a puddle rink, and a
- Volunteers Needed for 2022 FunfairThe BCA is looking for volunteers for next year’s Blackburn Funfair. The Blackburn FunFair occurs annually on the first weekend of June and showcases the community spirit in Blackburn Hamlet. Next year’s 50th anniversary event is looking for volunteers to fill the following positions: Funfair Chairperson Softball tournament Sponsorship Dunk tank Facilities Dog Show If