Community Events

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.

BC Day Garbage Pick Up Schedule

There will be NO GARBAGE PICKUP ON Monday August 7th, 2017. Garbage that is normally picked up on the Monday Will be picked up on Tuesday August 8th, 2017.

BC Day Stat

The Pool and Leisure Centre are closed Monday August 7th, 2017 for the BC Day stat holiday.

Beaver Pond Wetland Restoration

Volunteers needed for wetland restoration work! Please contact if you are interested in volunteering any amount of time to help with this project!

Public Swim

Cool off this summer at the Leisure Centre! Come out for an early morning swim, aquafit, lane swim, family swim, public swim, or free swims late afternoon on Fridays (4:00 - 5:30 pm) between July 3 and August 20, 2017.