Community Newsletter March 19, 2020

Learning Tree Preschool

We regret that due to the Corona Virus the Learning Tree Preschool will be closed until further notice. 

During this closure the District will provide a prorated refund  inclusive of the length of the closure. All payment plans will be canceled automatically. 

There is no requirement to contact us at this time. 

We will advise all preschool facilities as soon as we know when the facility will be reopening.

Leisure Centre Programs and Memberships

Programs and Memberships The Sparwood Leisure Centre will extend all memberships from March 15 to our full reopening date. Registered in swim lessons or other programs? Prorated and full refunds for programs affected by the closure will be provided. There is no requirement to contact us, this will be done automatically. Membership payments will not be charged during the closure.

Sparwood Public Library

Sparwood Public Library Beginning Wednesday March 18th, physical access to the inside Library space will be closed to all non-scheduled patrons. Please call for an appointment for photocopying, faxing and other services. Library staff will continue to work from Monday to Friday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, but service will now be provided via phone. For a list of complete services and how to access them, see our website or contact us by phone 250 425 2299.

We're Hiring!

Now accepting applications for our summer student parks and greenbelt positions.

The District of Sparwood has an excellent employment opportunity for enthusiastic, highly motivated students to join the team as summer parks and greenbelt workers. 

Students will perform summer labour duties for the District of Sparwood by assisting full and part-time employees with the maintenance and repair of parks, boulevards, sewer and water systems, roads, sidewalks and District facilities.    

A comprehensive job description and application form can be found here 

Application forms, along with a resume and cover letter must be received by Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 4 pm MDT to:

Valerie Lento
Payroll Accounting Clerk 
District of Sparwood
Phone: 250.425.6816
Email to:

An application form, which can be found here, must be submitted along with a resume and cover letter.

Sparwood Community Newsletter

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What's Inside...   

  • Leisure Centre News 
  • Learning Tree Preschool
  • Membership and program information

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