Posted on: December 21, 2016

Camrose Arts And Recreation Program Brochure Winter/Spring 2017

The Camrose Arts and Recreation Program Winter/Spring 2017 brochure is now available. There are many classes available for all ages such as photography, fitness, painting, dancing, and more. For more information call the Chuck MacLean Arts Centre at 780.6...

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Arts And Recreation Brochure Winter/Spring 2017
Posted on: January 4, 2017

Function Fitness - Two Different Classes To Choose From

Function Fitness

There are two different classes of Functional Fitness to choose from - the first session is to improve overall strength in a low intensity class, and the second session is a little more intense. The first class is $75 for a twelve class session that runs ...

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Function Fitness Information
Posted on: January 5, 2017

Belly Dancing For Beginners

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A Belly Dancing For Beginners class runs on Wednesdays, February 1 to March 22, from 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm. This is a class for those sixteen years of age or older to learn basic belly dance steps.

Classes are held at the Chuck MacLean Arts Centre, 4809 - 52 S...

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Belly Dancing for Beginners
Posted on: January 5, 2017

Function Fitness For Men

fitness for men

There will be function fitness exercises for men on Tuesdays and Thursdays between February 2 and May 16.  The cost is $7.00 drop in fee or $62.00 for a ten class session.

Classes are held at the Chuck MacLean Arts Centre, 4809 - 52 Street, Camrose.

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Function Fitness For Men
Posted on: January 5, 2017

Couples Creativity Retreat February 26

Retreat

A fun and creative way to spend quality time working on three separate canvasses with a partner, family member, or BFF.  The cost is $90 per couple, and includes all supplies.  No experience is required to participate.  The retr...

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Retreat Information
Posted on: January 13, 2017

3D Legendary Phoenix March 7

Legendary Phoenix

There will be a 3D Legendary Phoenix acrylic art workshop held from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm on Tuesday, March 7.  The cost is $48.00, which includes all supplies, and no experience is needed to attend this class.

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Acrylic Art Workshop Information
Posted on: January 13, 2017

Prairie Landscape Acrylic Art Workshop March 16

Prairie

A Prairie Landscape step by step acrylic art workshop will be held on Thursday, March 16 from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm.  The cost is $45 and that includes all supplies, including a 16 x 20 canvas.  No experience is needed for this workshop.

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Prairie Landscape
Posted on: January 13, 2017

Jewelry & Crafts For Kids Aged 4+ Various Sessions

Jewelry

Kids will have fun creating a variety of projects with beads on the last Monday of each month until May.  Materials are included, and the cost is $7 per session or $25 for all five sessions.

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Jewelry & Crafts Information

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Posted on: January 16, 2017

New Columbarium Built at the Valleyview Cemetery

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The City of Camrose has officially opened a beautiful 64 niche columbarium in the serene Valleyview Cemetery. The development of this facility has been in progress over the past two years as the Community Services Department realized that there was a need...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Updated Requirements for Election Candidates

In preparations for the October 16, 2017 municipal election, prospective candidates are reminded of the requirement for registration of candidates as outlined in Section 147.21 of the Local Authorities Election Act, which came into force on January 1, 201...

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City of Camrose Guide for Municipal Candidates
Posted on: December 22, 2016

The Dog Pound is Moving

The City of Camrose Dog Pound Relocation will be effective as of January 1, 2017. The pound will now be located at 46365 Range Road 201 (Long Lane Kennels). 

Please note that concerns around dogs at large are to be reported to the City of Camrose Peac...

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Find out EXACTLY where your tax dollars go

The City of Camrose has developed a new tool that anyone can use to break down where their tax dollars are allocated.

It is called the Property Tax Breakdown Tool (PTBT) and all you need to do is go to www.camrose.ca/PTBT and enter in the assessed valu...Read on...

www.camrose.ca/PTBT

Posted on: January 13, 2017

Camrose Aquatic Centre NEW Program - Out of School Day Camps

School is well on its way, but are you prepared for those NO School Days? Look no further, the Aquatic Centre is offering a NEW program called Out of School Day Camps. We are offering a place full time school kids ages 6 to 12 years old can attend to keep...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Unsafe Ice Conditions On Water Bodies

The ice is still unsafe on some water bodies in Camrose. Unsafe ice signs are posted, so please do not go on any of the ice surfaces that have these signs, as not all water bodies are maintained or monitored by the Community Services Department. The depar...

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Outdoor Rink Information
Posted on: December 19, 2016

All of the Outdoor Skating Rinks Are Now Open

All of the outdoor rinks are now open.  Benches and nets have been delivered (all rinks have benches, some have nets), and lights have been turned on at the rinks that have lights.  A regular schedule of flooding and maintenance will tak...

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Outdoor Rink Information
Posted on: January 9, 2017

Sledding/Tobogganing Information

For a safer outdoor winter experience, the Community Services Department has established two ‘safe sled hills’ for sledding and tobogganing. These hills are fenced, signed, have proper outruns, and straw bales in place to identify the sledding area.&n...

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Year Round Dog Off Leash Area - Icy Patches

The year round dog off leash area at 6800 - 48 Avenue has become icy, so Community Services staff have put down Eco Traction to avoid anyone slipping or being injured.  Eco Traction is not an ice melt, but will provide traction in the icy areas. ...

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Dog Off Leash Information
Posted on: January 13, 2017

Camrose Aquatic Centre Public Swim Hours January 16 - 22

Public Swim hours for the Camrose Aquatic Centre for the dates of January 16 - 22 are as follows: 

Toonie Swim is Monday to Friday, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Monday,Wednesday and Thursday 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm, and Saturday 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sunday Family Swim is...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Red Cross Babysitter Course January 21

Looking to become a babysitter? Help build your confidence and credentials with the Red Cross Babysitting Course. This course will teach you the basics and the importance of how to take care of infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. The program will run on ...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Camrose Aquatic Centre Aquatic Emergency Care and National Lifeguard Recertification

Do you need to recertify your Aquatic Emergency Care (AEC) and your National Lifeguard (NL) awards? The Camrose Aquatic Centre is offering a combined 

recertification on Saturday, February 18 from 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm, the cost is $85.50. Pleas...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Camrose Aquatic Centre Ken’s Furniture Sponsored FREE Early Out Swim February 2

Come one, come all and come to the Camrose Aquatic Centre to enjoy our Sponsored FREE Early Out Swim on Thursday, February 2 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Thank you to Ken’s Furniture for sponsoring the Aquatic Centre to offer a FREE Swim!Aquatic Centre i...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Splash and Dash Preschool Program

Join us in our Splash and Dash program designed for 4 - 6 year old Preschoolers. This hour and a half program once a week will have the kids making crafts, playing games, singing songs and listening to books, along with a dip to splash in the pool. Kids m...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Camrose Aquatic Centre Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Recertification

Do you need to recertify your Water Safety Instructor (WSI) award? The Camrose Aquatic Centre is offering a recertification on Saturday, February 18 from 

8:00 am - 12:00 pm; the cost is $78.75. Please bring proof of your award to show to th...

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Posted on: December 30, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Winter Youth Swimming Lessons

There are still spaces available for the upcoming Red Cross Swim Kids lessons:January 17 to February 9               Tuesday and Thursday                   4:45 pm &...

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Posted on: December 30, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Winter Preschool Swimming Lessons

There are still spaces available for the upcoming Red Cross Preschool lessons. Register soon to ensure a spot!

Once a week Red Cross Preschool swimming lessons:January 16 to February 27            ...

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Posted on: November 19, 2016

Winter Dog Off Leash Area At The Golf Course Is Open

The winter dog off leash area at the Camrose Golf Course is now open. This is a large multi use area maintained by volunteers, and we ask that you please follow the posted guidelines.  The summer trails in the Stoney Creek Valley are now closed.

The C...

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Winter Dog Off Leash Information
Posted on: December 21, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Lifesaving Society Bronze Medallion & Bronze Cross February 11 - 26

The Lifesaving Society’s Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross programs teach an understanding of the four components of water rescue education: judgement, knowledge, skill, and fitness. The participants will practice increasing challenges involved ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Lifesaving Society Bronze Star January 18 - February 3

The Lifesaving Society’s Bronze Star program is the pre-Bronze Medallion/ Bronze Cross training standard and is excellent preparation for success in the advance courses. Participants develop problem solving, decision making skills, and Water Sma...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Track Pass Sales

Track

Track passes are being sold at the Aquatic Centre reception desk, and the Community Services Department offices at the Aquatic Centre and the Recreation Centre. The Aquatic Centre reception is open longer hours and will be able to sell during times that t...

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Track Pass Prices And Information
Posted on: August 19, 2016

Drop In Community Use At The Community Centre 2016 - 2017 Season

There is drop in community use at the Community Centre on Sunday evenings from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm. The drop in fee is $4 for adults and $3 for 12 & under. The field house will be set up for two different activities to participate in and the sessions ...Read on...

Community Use Schedule
Posted on: October 1, 2016

Elm Trees Can Be Pruned Now

The only time of year to prune elm trees in Alberta is between October 1 and March 31 when the beetles responsible for spreading the deadly fungus are not active. This is essential in the prevention of Dutch Elm Disease (DED). There is no cure once an ...Read on...

Dutch Elm Disease (DED) Information
Posted on: August 18, 2016

Adult Shinny At The Recreation Centre 2016 - 2017 Season

Adult Shinny is scheduled at the Border Paving Arena, weekdays from 11:45 am - 1:00 pm. To participate in adult shinny you must be 15 years of age or older, and helmets and gloves are mandatory. Drop in fees are $5.00, punch cards are $70, and passes ar...Read on...

Adult Shinny Schedule
Posted on: August 18, 2016

Free Public Skating At The Recreation Centre 2016 - 2017 Season

There are public skating sessions scheduled on Wednesdays and Sundays at the Recreation Centre. These sessions are free and unsupervised.
The Recreation Centre is located at 4512 - 53 Street (Rudy Swanson Park, 53 Street and 44 Avenue), Camrose.For mo...Read on...

Public Skating Schedule
Posted on: August 19, 2016

Free Senior Skating At The Recreation Centre 2016 - 2017 Season

There is free senior skating scheduled at the Border Paving Arena from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm on Wednesdays. For easy access to the Border Paving Arena, use the Central Entrance.
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Senior Skating Schedule
Posted on: August 19, 2016

Free Parent and Tot Time At The Community Centre Fieldhouse 2016 - 2017 Season

There is parent and tot time scheduled at the Community Centre for parents with pre school aged children. This activity time is free and unsupervised. The sessions are scheduled each weekday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm.
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Parent and Tot Fieldhouse Schedule
Posted on: August 19, 2016

Free Parent and Tot Skating Schedule 2016 - 2017 Season

There is parent and tot skating scheduled from 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm on Wednesdays at the Border Paving Arena in the Recreation Centre. These sessions are free and unsupervised.
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Parent and Tot Skating Schedule
Posted on: August 19, 2016

Free Outdoor Gym In Jubilee Park

There is a free outdoor gym located in Jubilee Park (51 A Street, South of 47 Avenue). There are a number of pieces of equipment available, as well as recommended workouts posted for each one. Enjoy getting fit in an outdoor park setting. For any question...

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Outdoor Gym Information

Posted on: January 13, 2017

Snow removal on collectors and arterials south of 48 Avenue to begin Monday morning

Please be advised that snow removal on all arterials and collectors south of 48 Avenue will take place on Monday morning January 16th. Your co-operation is appreciated.