Community Events

Refrigeration Basic Safety Awareness Course

This one-day course is designed to provide basic knowledge of safe operation of Refrigeration Plants and emergency procedures to be followed by non-operating personnel. The seminars meet the criteria for the examination for the new "Refrigeration Basic Safety Awareness Certificate" by the Boiler and Pres sure Vessel Safety Program in the Province of B.C. as administered by the BC Safety Authority. To register call Community Services at 250-425-0552

The Great Pumpkin Hunt

Join the Sunset Ridge Ski Society for The Great Pumpkin Hunt. We will hide 100 pumpkins among the cross country ski trails and ski area for kids to find. Brought to you by the Sunset Ridge Ski Society, Overwaitea Foods, and East Kootenay Community Credit Union.

National Lifeguard Course

National Lifeguard Course Prerequisites: Minimum 16 years of age. Bronze Cross certification and Standard First Aid certification (need not be current). National Lifeguard is Canada’s only nationally recognized lifeguard certification program. National Lifeguard is a legal certificate for lifeguarding throughout the country. 100% Attendance Mandatory

Pre-teen Night Pumpkin Patch Halloween Party

Join us on Thursday October 26 7:30 - 9:00 pm Regular Pool Admission Activities in Pool Area (No Costumes Required)

Elk River Shoreline Clean-Up

Sunday, October 1st, 1-4 pm Join the Elk River Alliance at the 7th Annual Elk River Shoreline Clean-up! Meet at the Sparwood Leisure Centre, adopt a site, clean it up and participate in a volunteer appreciation event! A .pdf copy of this poster is available here. For more information: 250.423.3322

Volunteer Appreciation BBQ 2017

MARK YOUR CALENDAR! This September, The District of Sparwood, Mayor and Council will be hosting the 1st Annual Volunteer Appreciation BBQ. This afternoon has been chosen to recognize and thank volunteers around Sparwood for the time and energy they contribute to our community.

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.

Council Drop-In

Join us for an evening of information, education, and awareness into the world of municipal services. This is your opportunity to get to know Council and staff, and to ask them firsthand about issues important to you!

The Great Trail

The Great Trail Ride Come celebrate on the Trail! 1-4 pm group ride from Sparwood and Fernie to Hosmer Ruins. BBQ and celebration 5-7 pm at Hosmer Ruins.

2017 Biennial Pool Maintenance Shutdown

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