Local Events

The events below are happening around Alberta in recognition of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Awareness Day. Events are public and at no cost, unless otherwise noted. Show your support by dropping by and by using the Twitter hashtag #abfasd.


Calgary Fetal Alcohol Network

FASD Breakfast
September 9, 2017
8:00 - 11:00 a.m. (Breakfast served from 8:00 - 9:00 a.m., followed by a Ceremony at 9:00 a.m.)
Riverbend Community Hall (19 Rivervalley Dr SE, Calgary)
Cost: $10 each (free for individuals with FASD and their caregivers)
To register and purchase tickets, call 403-249-7215

Central Alberta FASD Network

FASD Recovery Day BBQ
September 8, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. The HUB on Ross Street (4936-50th Street, Red Deer) Speakers, Starfish Award then a 9 block walk to Red Deer park.

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Free BBQ (lunch served 11:30 - 12:30 p.m.) Red Feather Women and their Tee Pee will be set up at the park.                                                                                                                                                    
Red Deer City Hall Park( 4914 48 Ave, Red Deer)

Lakeland FASD Network

Pancake Breakfast (Cold Lake) and Team Mocktail Challenge
September 8, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  Breakfast 

1:00 p.m. - 2:00p.m. Mocktail challenge, Information display, Prize Draw
Lakeland Centre for FASD Parking Lot (4823-50 Street, Cold Lake)  

Community BBQ (Cold Lake First Nation)
September 8, 2017
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Serving Mocktails; Presentation and Information Booth
Cold Lake first Nation

Community BBQ (Bonnyville)
September 8, 2017
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. information Displays and Prize Draws
C2 Centre, Bonnyville (4313 - 50 Ave, Bonnyville)

Community Breakfast  Presentations and Prizes
September 8, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Kehewin First Nation

Free BBQ Lunch (Kikino Metis Settlement)
September 7, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.   Community Presentation with Prevention Conversation
Kikino Metis Settlement

Elk Point Community BBQ 
September 8, 2017
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Includes Team Mocktail Challenge; Information Display and Prizes
Co-op Parking Lot (4901-50 St), Elk Point

Community BBQ Lunch
September 8, 2017
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Serving Mocktails at the Farmers Market
Lac La Biche Office (9404 93rd Street)

Transport to Community BBQ Lunch
September 8, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Information Display week prior in Health Centre
Beaver Lake Cree Nation & Heart Lake First Nation

Mackenzie Regional FASD Network

Block Walk
September 8, 2017
9:09 a.m.   Schools, also public welcome to participate
High Level

Picnic in the Park 
September 9, 2017
11:30 a.m.    BBQ and games
Centennial Park, High Level


Northeast Alberta FASD Network

FASD Information Session
September 9, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Macdonald Island Park, Ft. McMurray


Northwest FASD Network

Pancake Breakfast Free
September 8, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Muskoseepi Park (102 Avenue and 102 Street, Grande Prairie)


Prairie Central FASD Network

FASD Awareness Day
September 7, 2017
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Bill Fowler Centre/ Mirror Lake Walking Trail, 5402 48 Ave., Camrose
Join us for a walk around Mirror Lake followed by refreshments at the Bill Fowler Centre

FASD Awareness Day and Charity BBQ
September 8, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Wetaskiwin Lake Park
Join us for a Blanket Exercise and a Charity BBQ.

FASD Awareness Day and BBQ
September 9, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
CSS/Wayne FM Building (1037 2nd Ave, Wainwright)
Join Catholic Social Services for a BBQ, food will be available for purchase.

South FASD Network

Party in the Park
September 9, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Parent Link Centre, Fort McLeod
Join us for free beverages at our Mocktail table.

New Student Orientation- Lethbridge College
September 13, 2017
Lethbridge College
Committee members will be hosting a table with Prevention Conversation materials

Metis Elders Tea and Social
September 20, 2017
Committee members serving refreshments also bring awareness to the prevention of FASD.

Lethbridge Public Library "Word on the Street Festival"
September 23, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Lethbridge Public Library (810 5th Ave., Lethbridge)
Network will be serving free Mocktails using the ALCB booth and distribute FASD materials.


Created: 2013-04-01
Modified: 2016-09-08
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