Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

The District of Sparwood is excited to announce that Santa Claus is coming to town. By special request of Sparwood Mayor and Council, Santa is pleased to visit the community and spread some Christmas magic. 

Lifeguard / Instructor II (Part-time)

The District of Sparwood has an excellent employment opportunity for an enthusiastic, highly motivated individual to join the Leisure Services team in the role of Lifeguard / Instructor II.

Pre-registration is now required for public swims and skates

With the ongoing popularity of public skates and public swims and the limited number of patrons that can be accommodated on the ice and in the pool the District is now requesting patrons pre-for the public skate or public swim they would like to attend. 

Sparwood Remembrance Day Virtual Ceremony

This year, the traditional Sparwood Remembrance Day Ceremony will be broadcast online, so residents can safely be part of the event. 

Sparwood seeks resident feedback on Recreation Master Plan

The District of Sparwood is looking forward to gathering public feedback on the final draft of its Recreation Master Plan. 

Opportunities for engagement will be in the form of a virtual open house, electronic and paper surveys, a display in Greenwood Mall, and direct outreach with District Staff.  Further details can be found on Sparwood’s Official Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Sparwood.BC/, on the website www.Sparwood.ca or www.sparwoodrec2030.ca.

Category 3 Fire Ban Amended

Effective at 1:00 pm Mountain time on Thursday, October 15, 2020 the prohibition of Category 3 open fires will be amended throughout the District of Sparwood.

Sparwood Fire Department Hosts Drive Thru Open House

The Sparwood Fire Department is hosting their first ever drive thru open house as part of Fire Prevention Week. Join Mayor, Council and the fire services team on Tuesday, October 13 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. 

Call for Proposals, Website Update and Development

The District of Sparwood is now accepting proposals for Website Update and Development (RFP No. CS 2020-02).

Category 2 Fire Ban Amended

Effective at 1:00 pm Mountain time on Thursday, October, 2020 the prohibition of Category 2 open fires will be amended throughout the District of Sparwood.

Sale of Surplus Equipment

The District of Sparwood has various items of surplus equipment available for sale. Full details can be found in the Sale of Surplus Goods Package. 

Group Fitness Instructors

Are you passionate about fitness?

We are currently looking for outgoing, enthusiastic individuals to share their knowledge and expertise teaching a variety of classes including strength, circuit, spin, cardio and more.

Category 2 Open Burning Ban

Effective at noon Mountain Time on Friday, July 24, 2020, Category 2 open burning will be prohibited within the District of Sparwood. This prohibition is in addition to the Category 3 open burning prohibition that was put in place throughout the District on April 16, 2020.

Sparwood Pool Set To Open

Effective Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at 6:30 am, the Sparwood Leisure Centre Pool will be open for public use.  Various health and safety procedures are in place and pool users are asked to familiarize themselves with the new protocols prior to arrival.

Category 2 Fire Ban Amended

Effective at 10 am Mountain time on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 the prohibition of Category 2 open fires will be amended throughout the District of Sparwood.

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 Fitness Centre Now Open For Use

The Sparwood Fitness Centre is now open for use, with health and safety protocols in place. 

Notice of Temporary Road Closure for Aspen Drive

The District of Sparwood would like to advise residents that the municipality will be temporarily closing a portion of Aspen Drive, between the entrances of Greenwood Mall on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 between 5:00 pm and 6:30 pm for the 2020 Sparwood Secondary School Graduation Grand March and Dance.

Sparwood Spray Park Now Open For Use

Effective immediately, the District of Sparwood Spray Park has been reopened for community use. 

Sparwood Playgrounds Now Open For Use

District of Sparwood playgrounds are now open for use.