January 15, 2018 Community Newsletter

Carnival Day

January 20, 2018 
Saturday 2:00 - 5:00 pm 
Regular admission

Who doesn’t love carnival games? Join us at the Sparwood Pool when we bring the Carnival here! Some of the fun and challenging activities will be noodle races, ring toss, water gun races, and hey we don’t want to let everything out of the bag! To find out more about what we are doing you’re just going to have to come!

Sunset Ridge Ski Society Annual General Meeting

January 28, 2018
Sunday 7:00 pm
Sparwood Chamber of Commerce

Are you interested in developing the Cross Country Ski Trails?  Join us at the AGM and get involved!

Community Initiatives and Affected Areas Programs

Deadline for application is January 22, 2018
The programs support local projects that provide additional value to Basin communities, and that benefit the broad community and public good.

Click here for more information.

Avalanche Safety Training  

Ski/Snowshoe Access 

January 26 - 28, 2018
Friday 6:30 - 10:00 pm 
Saturday & Sunday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm 
$ 250.00

All participants must have poles, transceiver, shovel and either skis, snowshoes or sled.
Registration may be made at the Sparwood Leisure Centre with cash or cheque. 
AST - 1 is essential if you ski or snowboard beyond the ski area boundaries or if you ski or Sled in the back country! AST -1 provides snow enthusiasts with the basic knowledge of back country travel, how to use a transceiver, understanding avalanche risks, evaluating snowpack’s, conducting a companion search and how to determine if a slope is safe to approach or enjoy. These courses will take place in both the classroom and the back country.  Register by January 19.

Sparwood Screening: Tulipani (14A)

Youth Action Sparwood and the Reel Canadian Film Festival  have joined forces to bring a special screening of Tulipani -love honour and a bicycle.
Please note this film will not screen in Fernie - this is your only chance to see it! 

TICKETS: $10 at the door, cash only. 
Sparwood Golf Course
Friday January 19, 2018
6:30pm: Doors & Silent Auction in aid of the Sparwood Drama Group. Cash Bar. Reel Canadian Film Festival Passes for sale: $50.
7:30pm: Film Screening.

Youth Action Sparwood is hosting a silent auction at the upcoming Reel Canadian Film event at the golf course on the 19th. This is to raise funds for Sparwood Secondary School drama club (we want to raise enough money for their spotlight). 

Sparwood Community Newsletter

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What's Inside....  

  • Healthy Coaching Workshop 
  • Soup Building
  • Gum Paste Flower Making
  • Babysitter Training
  • Home Alone Safety for Kids
  • Personal Training
  • Drop in Fitness Classes 

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