Category : Engagement Opportunities

Sparwood Launches New Street Art Banner Program

The District of Sparwood is pleased to announce the launch of the Street Art Banner Program. 

Sparwood Canada Day Contest

The District of Sparwood is excited to announce a virtual Canada Day Contest and celebration.

Sparwood Welcomes Residents to Celebrate National Children's Day with Sister City

The District of Sparwood welcomes the community to join in celebrating National Children’s Day with our sister city Kamisunagawa, by learning, colouring and discovering.

The District Seeks Feedback on Financial Plan

The District of Sparwood is seeking feedback on the 2020-2024 Financial Plan during two community events held March 4 and 5, 2020. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. 

Sparwood Launches Volunteer Organization Achievement Award

The District of Sparwood is pleased to introduce the Volunteer Organization Achievement Award - a new initiative intended to recognize and commend local volunteer groups. The award, which seeks nominations from the community will culminate in a recognition ceremony during the annual Volunteer Appreciation Day Celebration, taking place on May 3, 2020 with a $500 donation award being presented to one group.

Centennial Square feedback will be gathered at Winter Street Party event

The District of Sparwood is inviting residents to help decide the future of Centennial Square during the Winter Street Party community engagement event. The party will take place on February 6th from 4 pm to 6 pm in the Square. Those attending can expect an opportunity to learn and discuss the concept plan and features with Council and Staff, as well as enjoy a free smokie roast, marshmallows and hot chocolate.   

Centennial Square Revitalization Concept Plan

Watch out for an upcoming winter street party the District will be hosting at the end of January or early February to hear your thoughts on the Centennial Square Revitalization Concept Plan. For more information on the concept plan visit www.sparwood.ca/centennial-square.

Sparwood Fire Department Open House

Come join the local Fire Department for some fun and test your skills during their Open House on October 8th from 6 to 8:30 pm at Fire Station #1, located at 479 Pine Avenue. 

Town Hall Meeting

Learn what has been accomplished this year and what is planned for the future! Share your thoughts on issues that matter to you and the community at the upcoming Town Hall Meeting taking place on October 10th from 6 - 8 pm at the Seniors Drop-In Center at 101 Pine Ave.

Final Livability Survey Released!

The third and final survey for the Livability Study is now available! Fill it out here. We need your responses to help complete the best measurement of quality of life in Sparwood! The data from this survey will be combined with data collected from other sources to produce a baseline snapshot of quality of life in Sparwood. The survey is open until July 26.

Visit www.sparwood.ca/livable for more info about this initiative.