Community Newsletter September 5, 2019

Community Information
& Registration Night

Today Thursday, September 5th from 5:00 - 7:30 PM

Come down to the Sparwood Curling Rink and see what the community has to offer. 


After School Swim Club

September 17, 2019 - March 12, 2020
Tuesdays &  Thursdays 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Beginner (able to swim 40 m)
Registration: $382.46 or 3 installments of $127.49 to be made 
Sept 17 & Nov 4, 2019  & Jan 20, 2020.
This is an opportunity for young swimmers aged 8 - 16 to enjoy the sport of competitive swimming.  Swimmers will be given the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of the four competitive strokes.  Young swimmers will develop lifelong skills, sportsmanship and positive attitudes while participating in physical recreation.

Masters Swim club

September 17, 2019 - March 12, 2020
Tuesdays &  Thursdays 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Registration: $382.46 or 3 instalments of $127.49 to be made 
Sept 17 & Nov 4, 2019  & Jan 20, 2020.
If valid Active Living Pass for the duration of the program, then $191.23 or (50% of Program Fee).
Our goal is to provide fun, fitness, and optional friendly competition in a positive environment. We welcome anyone (min. 16 years old) who wants to improve his or her swimming, regardless of your previous swimming experience. Swimmers are assigned to lanes with others of similar ability, and workouts are adjusted according to the experience and ability of swimmers in each lane.


Fall Fitness Classes 

For information regarding all Fall Fitness classes please see pages 26 & 27  of the Fall Leisure Guide click the link below.

The Fall 2019 Sparwood Leisure Guide 


Bronze Cross 

September 13, 14 & 15
Friday 4:00 - 9:00 PM, 
Saturday & Sunday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration $219.70
Manual $38.00 + 
Pocket Mask $20.00

This program is designed for lifesavers who want the challenge of more advanced training, including an introduction to safety supervision. The Bronze Cross program is a prerequisite for all advanced training programs including National Lifeguard (NL) and instructor certifications. Participants develop stroke efficiency and endurance in timed swims of 600 meters. Includes CPR-C, pocket mask required.  
Prerequisite: Bronze Star or 13 years of age or older.

Register today!


Standard First Aid

Saturday September 28 &
Sunday September 29, 2019
8:00 am - 4:00 PM 
The Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid certification is now equivalent to Occupational First Aid Level 1 and is approved by WorkSafeBC.

This course is filled with comprehensive training covering all aspects of First Aid, CPR and AED use. 

Whether you need training for employment or simply want to be prepared in the event of an emergency, this course is for you!
Registration $176.94 
Manual $14.00, Pocket Mask $20.00


Sparwood Community Newsletter

Want to know what's going on in your community?  Find all the information you need to know in the Sparwood Community Newsletter. 

What's Inside...   

  • Fall Food Fest!
  • Holy FIt! Fall Fundraiser
  • Belay Course
  • Fall Fitness 
  • Swim Club & Masters Swim

Download Full Newsletter Here

District of Sparwood Community & Facility Services 
367 Pine Avenue, Box 520 Sparwood, B.C. V0B 2G0 
Phone: 250.425.0552/ Fax: 250.425.0551/
Email: recoffice@sparwood.ca