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Department Contacts, Hours & Location

To see entrance locations at the facility, please scroll to the bottom of the page. 

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The TGCA will be closed Monday, May 23 for the Victoria Day long weekend and The 56 will be closed Sunday & Monday. 

Have a great long weekend! 

Administration Office, Main Lobby 

Hours of Operation

9 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday

Closed all stat and civic holidays.

Phone: 403-274-6840

General inquiries, please email Vanessa, v.gillard@tgcacalgary.com

Book a space at the TGCA

Please contact Diana Christie, TGCA office manager. 

Phone: 403-274-6840 ex. 101

Email: dchristie@tgcacalgary.com

Crime concerns in Thorncliffe & Greenview

Report your crime concerns to us, and we’ll pass it on to our area CPS representative, Constable Lower. 

Email: communitysafety@tgcacalgary.com

Always report all crimes in the area to CPS as well, no matter how big or small. See more about reporting crimes and securing your property here.

The 56 Restaurant and Lounge/Rec Centre

The 56 is located on the south side of the centre, with its own dedicated entrance just below the seniors’ centre. You can also reach it through the main building east stairs and the elevator. See the map on the bottom of the page. The 5-pin bowling alley and racquetball courts are adjacent to/paid for at the restaurant and can be booked online.

Bowling update: The TGCA kindly requests that members and guests book their bowling online or call the number below Mon-Fri, 9 – 4:30 pm with inquiries. The TGCA is no longer reserving lanes without payment so please have a look at lane availability on the bowling info page to see when you can book or walk-in. 

The 56 phone:  403-274-5574

Bowling inquiries: 403-274-6840

Catering/reservations/events inquiries: 587-393-7641

The 56 manager: Brian Campbell, b.campbell@tgcacalgary.com

HOURS OF OPERATION

Closed Sunday, May 22 and Monday, May 23 for the Victoria Day long weekend.

11 am – 11 pm, Monday – Thursday 

11 am – 12 am, Friday & Saturday

11 am – 6 pm, Sunday

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Forbes Innes Arena

The arena is located on the north side of the building, with ample parking and access on 56th Avenue/Northmount Dr.

Forbes Innes Arena manager: Rob Golemme, r.golemme@tgcacalgary.com

Click here for the Arena Information page

Phone: 403-274-1466

Call Kevin, 403-274-1466 or email kkromm@tgcacalgary.com if you are interested in renting a recurring ice time.

Skate shop hours

The Skate Shop is run by an independent vendor. Please note: The Forbes Innes Arena Skate Shop will close on April 15 and reopen in the fall. During this time, you can call Larry, 587-999-2397, to make an appointment to get skates sharpened.

Monday

5:00 – 9:00 pm 

Tuesday

6:00 – 8:00 pm

Wednesday

6:00 – 9:00 pm

Thursday

5:00 – 9:00 pm

Friday

5:00 – 9:00 pm 

Saturday

11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Sunday

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

TGCA Management & Staff 

Title  

Name  

Email 

General Manager 

Kevin Kromm 

kkromm@tgcacalgary.com 

Facility Manager 

Les Hasland 

lhaslam@tgcacalgary.com 

Arena Manager 

Rob Golemme 

r.golemme@tgcacalgary.com 

The 56 Manager 

 Brian Campbell

 b.campbell@tgcacalgary.com

Office Manager 

Diana Christie 

dchristie@tgcacalgary.com 

Caretaking Supervisor

John Pinnow

j.pinnow@tgcacalgary.com 

Bookkeeper 

Melissa Lacoste 

admin@tgcacalgary.com 

Programming & Community Engagement Coordinator 

Vanessa Gillard 

v.gillard@tgcacalgary.com 

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