Community Events

2017 Fall Community Information & Registration Night

Join us for Fall Community Information & Registration Night at the Sparwood Leisure Centre. Find out what’s happening in your community. See programs of interest to people of all ages and stages.

2017 Biennial Pool Maintenance Shutdown

2017 Biennial Pool Maintenance Shutdown will be from August 21 - September 4, 2017.

Emergency Awareness Days

A fun filled afternoon hosted by the Fire Department with information and displays set up by other local Emergency Response Agencies

Coal Miner Days 2017

Join us in celebrating Coal Miner Days 2017! Check out the many events going on around town June 8 - 11!

Victoria Day Stat Hours

Join us for public swim on Victoria day.

Victoria Day 2017 Garbage Pickup Schedule

Please note that there will be no garbage pickup on the Victoria Day Statutory Holiday: Monday May 22, 2017. Garbage that is normally picked up on the Monday will be picked up on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

East Kootenay Zone Mine Rescue Competition

The 96th annual East Kootenay Zone Mine Rescue and First Aid competition will be held on Saturday, May 13 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at various locations in Sparwood.

Helping Children - Practical Tools for Engaging & Supporting

Children (ages 3-12) struggling with issues where talking isn't working may be engaged using other means. Two day workshop from the Elk Valley Critical Incident Response Team.

50th Anniversary of the Balmer North Explosion

April 3rd, 2017 will mark the 50th anniversary of the Balmer North mine explosion. Ceremony will begin at 1pm in Titan Park. Fifteen men lost their lives, resulting in an incredible impact on many communities in our area. This tragedy left families without sons, brothers, fathers, uncles and forever changed our small communities.

Sparwood Community Cleanup!

Sparwood’s big community cleanup will be held on Earth Day (April 22nd) from 10am – 1pm. People are encouraged to participate anytime in the week prior or following the event. All supplies will be provided. The District of Sparwood is challenging local clubs, workplaces, and families to come out on Earth Day for our fourth annual Sparwood Community Cleanup to help clean up the garbage that has accumulated throughout the winter.

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