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Varsity Community Background

The community of Varsity is located in the northwest sector of Calgary, south of Crowchild Trail and East of Sarcee Trail. This location places Varsity in close proximity to a wide variety of resources. The community is home to established public and separate schools, including one offering French immersion. At the post-secondary level, Varsity is adjacent to the University of Calgary and is the site of a university research station. The community is close to numerous shopping outlets, including Market Mall and Northland Village, as well as civic attractions such as McMahon Stadium and Burns Stadium. Varsity also offers an abundance open space, with easily accessible bike paths leading to Nose Hill in the north and the Bow River Valley in the South.

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Varsity Community Association


4303 Varsity Drive NW
Calgary, AB - T3A 0Z7
Phone: 403.288.9001
Fax: 403.247.3100
www.varsitycommunityassociation.ca
vca@telus.net

Varsity is very active on a community level. Its Community Centre offers an out of school program and a playschool for local children. The Centre also houses a community kitchen which is used for more than 40 special events each year. In addition, twenty-five different users groups make use of the centre for a variety of activities, including the Boy Scouts and Girl Guides, University of Calgary ball room dance, bridge clubs, seniors fitness classes and sports activities. The Varsity Community also offers two innovative programs, the Good Samaritans and Youth Scholarship Programs. The Good Samaritans aid the community’s seniors by providing help with tasks ranging from gardening to changing light bulbs. The Youth Scholarship Program rewards outstanding leadership and volunteerism in youth by providing scholarships for use in post-secondary school. All of these programs help to contribute to Varsity’s outstanding sense of community.


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Varsity Community Elected Officials


Varsity is represented in the Calgary City Council by Ward 1
Councillor Ward Sutherland
Ward 1 Office
P.O. Box 2100, Station M
Calgary, AB, Canada T2P 2M5
Phone: 403-268-2445
Fax: 403-268-8091
Email: ward01@calgary.ca
Web: www.calgary.ca/ward1

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Varsity is also a part of the Calgary Varsity Provincial Electoral District.
MLA Stephanie McLean
Calgary-Varsity

#101, 5403 Crowchild Trail NW
Calgary, AB Canada T3B 4Z1
Phone: (403) 216-5436
Fax: (403) 216-5438
Email: calgary.varsity@assembly.ab.ca

Social Media

So glad I got to spend the evening with so many inspiring future leaders! twitter.com/shannon_ecr/st…

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Varsity Community Demographics


In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, Varsity had a population of 12,200 living in 5,547 dwellings, a 1.5% increase from its 2011 population of 12,021. With a land area of 6.8 km2 (2.6 sq mi), it had a population density of 1,794/km2 (4,650/sq mi) in 2012.
Residents in this community had a median household income of $58,603 in 2000, and there were 15.1% low income residents living in the neighbourhood. As of 2000, 23% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 32.9% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 31% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.

Varsity Community Babysitters


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Babysitter Name Age Rate Course
Abby 12 years old Flexible Rates yes
Adrienne 14 years old 10 yes
Afnan 17 years old $9.00 yes
Alexandra 34 years old $12.00 yes
Alison 25 years old $16+ yes
Alison 18 years old 15 yes
Amber 31 years old 15-18 yes
Andrea 24 years old 20.00 no
Angela 15 years old $5.00 – 10.00 yes
Angelica 17 years old 10 yes
Ariel 18 years old $10 no
Ashley 21 years old 15-20; varies with family needs yes
Barbara 57 years old $14.00 no
Becca 20 years old 12-15 yes
Blaise 25 years old $15-$20 yes
Brittney 19 years old 15 yes
Brittney 19 years old 15 yes
bushy 46 years old 10 yes
Caitlin 12 years old 6.00 yes
Camila 29 years old $13 no
Carly 19 years old 14 yes
Carol 22 years old 15 yes
Cecilia 18 years old $10 yes
Chantelle 28 years old 10 – 15 yes
Christine 33 years old 25 yes
Cindy 24 years old 13 no
Claudia 22 years old 15$ no
Coda 17 years old 8 no
Collen 27 years old 12 yes
Courtney 22 years old 22 yes
Dayelle 33 years old $10 no
Deidra 29 years old 12-20 yes
Deidra 27 years old 15-25 yes
Desiree 24 years old Please contact for rate yes
Divine 15 years old $10 – $15 yes
Duncan 19 years old $12-14 yes
Dylan 16 years old 12 yes
Elaina 17 years old 10.00 (+ 1.00 for every extra child) no
Eli 17 years old 15 no
Elise 20 years old 14 yes
Eman 16 years old $12 yes
emma 33 years old 18 no
Eric 15 years old 10$ no
Erin 27 years old 12.50 yes
Eugene 19 years old 15 yes
Eunice 20 years old 10 yes
Faris 15 years old 10 yes
Farnaz 13 years old $10/hr yes
Gemmalyn 24 years old 15 yes
Genevieve 27 years old 16 yes
Grace 16 years old 10.00 yes
Hanna 14 years old 12,00 yes
Heather 30 years old 20 yes
Heather 30 years old 10 yes
Heather 30 years old 10-15 yes
Helana 16 years old 10$-15$ yes
Jakarta 19 years old 15 no
Jamie-lyn 22 years old $15 no
Jane 19 years old 10 yes
janessa 15 years old $8/negotiable yes
Jessica 19 years old $12 yes
Jordan 26 years old N/A no
josefa 26 years old 12 yes
Julia 59 years old $8 yes
Julia 31 years old 14 no
Juliette 17 years old 12.00 yes
Kaiya 14 years old 10$ yes
Karen 37 years old 10 no
Kasandra 28 years old $15-20 yes
Katie 19 years old 10 no
Kelly 33 years old $15 no
Kiera 14 years old Negotiable yes
Kiera 15 years old 10$ yes
Lindsay 30 years old 12 no
Lucy 21 years old $17-20 yes
Maddy 19 years old 12 yes
Maddy 19 years old 15 yes
Madison 15 years old 9 yes
Makenzie 19 years old 10 yes
Maria 46 years old $20.00 no
Maria 17 years old 10.00 yes
Marty 20 years old 12 yes
Maxine 15 years old 5 yes
May 15 years old 10.00 yes
Mehgan 22 years old 12 no
Michael 17 years old 15 yes
Michael 17 years old 15 yes
Michelle 22 years old $13.00 (negotiable) no
Mila 23 years old 12.0 no
Miranda 20 years old $13 and up yes
Modern Babies Playhouse 33 years old 13 yes
Nana 15 years old 10 yes
Nathalie 32 years old 20 no
Nicole 16 years old 8-10$ yes
Nicole 21 years old 13 yes
Opey 21 years old 12 (negotiable) yes
Paige 14 years old 7 yes
Paige 23 years old 13.00 no
Paméla 22 years old 10 no
Priscilla 28 years old 14 yes
Priya 23 years old 14 no
Rachel 20 years old 12 yes
Rachel 15 years old 8-10$, Flexible yes
Saima (Sam) 34 years old 5 yes
Samantha 27 years old 17 no
Samantha 26 years old 15 yes
Samantha 22 years old $10-$20 yes
sandy 17 years old 15 yes
Sarah 15 years old $10 yes
Sarah 29 years old 10 yes
Sarah 15 years old 10-15$ yes
Sebastian 16 years old $10 yes
shawna 30 years old 12 yes
Shelby 24 years old 15 – 18 yes
Sholeh 44 years old 10 yes
Shy-Lynn 16 years old 10/hour yes
Shy-Lynn 16 years old $10 yes
Siobhan 23 years old 17-20 no
Stefanie 32 years old 20 yes
Stephanie 20 years old 15 no
Stephanie 33 years old 18 no
Sydney 25 years old 20 yes
Tamara 23 years old 10/15$ yes
Tania 25 years old 20 yes
Tara 33 years old $15-$20 yes
Taryn 20 years old 15$ yes
Taylor 20 years old 12-15 yes
Teaghan 19 years old 12 no
Teryl 23 years old 10 no
Tianna 17 years old Negotiable yes
Todd 45 years old 15.00 yes
Tory 22 years old 15 yes
Vanessa 25 years old $6-$10 yes

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