Posted on: July 8, 2016

Creative Arts Summer Program For Ages 6 - 12 Years

The Creative Arts Summer Program at the Chuck MacLean Arts Centre will run until August 19. The program runs from 9 am - 4 pm, from Monday to Friday. Pre-registration is encouraged, and you can register by the day, week, or month. Drop ins are welcome ...Read on...

Creative Arts Program Information
Posted on: May 2, 2016

City of Camrose Develops An Arts & Culture Master Plan

The City of Camrose has undertaken an initiative to establish a plan to guide the City and its community partners in providing opportunities to experience culture in an organized and collaborative manner. Presently within Camrose there are already many c...Read on...

Arts & Culture Master Plan

Posted on: July 11, 2016

Golf Course Restaurant

Whether you are a golfer or not, everyone is welcome at the Golf Course Restaurant. The summer hours for the restaurant are: Monday to Friday from 11 am - 6 pm (unless functions are booked), and Saturday and Sunday from 8 am - 6 pm.
The Golf Course is l...Read on...

Golf Course Restaurant Menu

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Posted on: July 27, 2016

Road Closure - Camrose Drive

Please be advised that the following roads will be closed starting 8:00am Tuesday August 9th until 5:00pm Wednesday August 10th due to upgrading of rail crossing:

Camrose Drive between 50 Street and 39 Street

Sorry for any inconveniences.Read on...

Detour Map
Posted on: July 18, 2016

RV Sanitary Sewer Dump to close temporarily

Due to the limited access to the RV Sanitary Sewer Dump during the BVJ Event, the RV Sanitary Sewer Dump will be closed from Tuesday 27th to August 1st.

Alternate locations during this time are located at the CO – OP Bulk Gas Station (3611 - 47 Avenue)...Read on...

Posted on: July 13, 2016

Camrose Police warn citizens about fraudulent phone calls

Fraudulent Canada Revenue Agency telephone calls continue to be received by Albertans. These fraudsters have conned people into believing that they will be arrested unless they immediately pay an amount owing. The con men direct their victims to purchas...Read on...

Posted on: July 8, 2016

Let it grow

The City of Camrose is working hard to become more environmentally friendly and fiscally responsible. Throughout the past few years, the City has been “naturalizing” certain sections of the city.

Naturalization is an alternative landscape management te...Read on...

Posted on: June 24, 2016

Recycle Your Cellphone for FREE!

Recycle My Cell is a free, convenient and easy-to-use way to recycle old and unwanted cell phones and accessories. By entering your postal code at www.RecycleMyCell.ca, you’ll find the nearest locations where you can drop off your device – cell phones, sm...Read on...

Click here to view the brochure.
Posted on: May 2, 2016

City of Camrose develops Arts & Culture Master Plan

The City of Camrose has undertaken an initiative to establish a plan to guide the City and its community partners in providing opportunities to experience culture in an organized and collaborative manner. At the present, within Camrose, there are already ...Read on...

Click here to view the Arts & Culture Master Plan
Posted on: April 29, 2016

TELUS investing $3 million in Camrose in 2016

TELUS will invest $3 million in new infrastructure and facilities in Camrose this year to increase wireless and high-speed Internet capacity and reach to meet the rapidly growing demand, ensuring customers stay connected at home, at work and on the go.
...Read on...


Posted on: July 27, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Specialty Arctic Safari Themed Public Swim, August 12

Come to the Camrose Aquatic Centre to enjoy our Arctic Safari Themed Public Swim on Friday, August 12 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Join us for fun, games and prizes! Regular admission applies.
The Aquatic Centre is located at 5600 – 44 Avenue (Rudy Swanson Pa...Read on...

Posted on: July 25, 2016

Big Valley Jamboree Shower Location Change

The location of the public showers during Big Valley Jamboree has changed. The showers are now located at the Encana Arena in the Camrose Recreation Centre (next to the Camrose Aquatic Centre) and are available from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm on Friday, July 29, ...Read on...

Posted on: July 20, 2016

Bridge Repair On The Trail System In Jubilee Park

Use caution in the area of the temporary bridge in Jubilee Park. Trail users must leave the trail and cross the grass before accessing the bridge.
For more information call 780.672.9195.

Jubilee Park Trail Map
Posted on: January 21, 2016

Free Parent And Tot Activity At The Community Centre

The Parent and Tot sessions run from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm, Monday to Friday, on half the floor at the Community Centre. These sessions are for parents and pre school aged children. The sessions are free and unsupervised, and will continue until September...Read on...

Parent And Tot Schedule
Posted on: July 22, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Heritage Day Public Swim Hours

The Camrose Aquatic Centre will be open on Monday, August 1 for Heritage Day ONLY for the Public Swim from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Come to the pool and help keep yourself cool!!
Aquatic Centre is located at 5600 – 44 Avenue (Rudy Swanson Park, 53 Street and 4...Read on...

Posted on: July 20, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Summer Youth Swimming Lessons

There are still spaces available for the upcoming Red Cross Swim Kids lessons.
August 2 to August 25 Tuesday and Thursday 9:15 am – 10:00 amAugust 2 to August 12 Tuesday to Friday 11:00 – 11:45 am or 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
August 16 to August 26 Tuesday...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Public Swim Hours July 25 to August 1

Public Swim hours for the Camrose Aquatic Centre for the dates of July 25 to July 31 are as follows: Public Swim Monday, Wednesday to Friday 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Monday,Wednesday and Thursday 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, and Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday Public...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2016

Fawns in City Park Areas

This is the time of year that you may see an unattended fawn in a park area within the city and it is important that they should never be touched or handled. Newborn fawns have little scent so predators can't find them easily, and the mothers sometimes l...Read on...

Alberta Wildlife Rehabilitators' Association
Posted on: July 5, 2016

Free Drop In Kids Ball Hockey

Ball hockey will be held at the Max McLean Arena from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays, from July 5 - August 25. The sessions are free and unsupervised.
The Max McLean Arena is located at 4512 - 53 Street (Rudy Swanson Park).For more informat...Read on...

Max McLean Arena
Posted on: June 3, 2016

Coyotes In The Valley

During the summer it is common to see coyotes in the valley and close to urban areas. Coyotes are not usually aggressive towards humans, but become bolder when they can easily find food. It is important to make sure that garbage and compost materials ar...Read on...

Alberta Environment And Parks Info
Posted on: July 15, 2016

Decoration Day At Valleyview Cemetery Is August 21

Decoration Day at Valleyview Cemetery is held the third Sunday in August every year, this year it will be on August 21. This is a special day set aside to pay tribute to those in our cemetery. On this day the Community Services Department will have staf...Read on...

Valleyview Cemetery Information
Posted on: July 26, 2016

Tennis Courts At The Composite High School Are Resurfaced And Open

The tennis courts at the Composite High School have been resurfaced and are now open. There are four courts available at the Comp, that are open to the public on a first come, first served basis.
For more information call 780.672.9195.Read on...

Sports Field & Courts Information
Posted on: July 8, 2016

Century Meadows Playground Under Construction

The Century Meadows playground at Enevold Drive between 62A Street and 64 Street Close is presently under construction. There is a new design for the area, and new equipment will be installed.
For more information call 780.672.9195.Read on...

Century Meadows Playground Design
Posted on: July 8, 2016

Bill Fowler Playground Is Open With New Equipment

Bill Fowler Playground

Bill Fowler playground is now open and new equipment has been installed. The playground is located at 48 Avenue and 54 Street.
For more information call 780.672.9195.

Bill Fowler Playground
Posted on: July 4, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Summer Day Camps

Looking for fun, supervised activities for your child this summer? Register for the Summer Day Camp at the Aquatic Centre. The camps run weekly from Monday to Friday from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; the camps will begin on July 4 and run until August 26. Little Ex...Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2016

Summer 'Non Ice' Arena Rentals Available

The Community Services Department has arena floor space available for rent now and during the summer months at an affordable rate. Activities such as ball hockey, lacrosse, In-line hockey, or garage sales are all possibilities. We are open to other idea...Read on...

Posted on: July 5, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Leadership Programs AEC & NL

Want to become a certified Lifeguard? The Aquatic Centre is offering a combined Lifesaving Society’s Aquatic Emergency Care (AEC) and National Lifeguard (NL) course. Aquatic Emergency Care (AEC) provides comprehensive training covering all aspects of firs...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Water Craft Are Not Allowed On Mirror Lake Or Duggan Pond

No water craft, of any kind, are allowed on Mirror Lake or Duggan Pond because of the swans and environmental reasons.
Non motorized water craft are allowed on Valleyview Pond (23 Avenue & Valleyview Drive) and Cascades Pond (50 Avenue & 69 Street).For...Read on...

Posted on: July 26, 2016

Spaceship Park Is Now Open

Spaceship Park

Spaceship Park has been re-opened. New equipment has been installed and is ready for use.
Castle/Spaceship Park is located at 60 Street and 42 Avenue.
For more information call 780.672.9195.

Castle/Spaceship Park
Posted on: July 4, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Summer Schedule

The Summer schedule for the Aquatic Centre is now in effect, make sure you are referring to this schedule found in our brochure and online. Please call the Aquatic Centre at 780.672.9909 if you have any questions.
The Aquatic Centre is located at 5600 – ...Read on...

Summer Schedule
Posted on: May 25, 2016

Outdoor Trail Etiquette

Please share the trails and respect all other users. Everyone should stay right of center, use only half the width of the path, and move completely off the trail if stopping. When approaching other pedestrians, cyclists or skaters from behind, let them ...Read on...

Trail Etiquette Information
Posted on: May 25, 2016

Think Of Our Swans And Wildlife

Swan

Please be respectful and dispose of garbage in proper garbage cans. Littering not only detracts from the City, it causes problems for our swans and wildlife.
This is an example of a swan that was in distress last year because of having a plastic cap cau...Read on...

Photo Of Swan In Distress
Posted on: June 15, 2016

Community Centre Track Is Closed On Weekends And Holidays During July And August

The track at the Community Centre is closed on weekends and holidays during July and August. Those with a valid track pass may use the Recreation Centre track during the closures.
For more information, call 780.672.9195.

Running/Walking Track Information
Posted on: July 14, 2016

'Cache Me If You Can!' Stoney Creek Centre July 28 7:00 pm

Learn the techniques of geocaching and practice your skills in an adventure packed evening.
The Stoney Creek Centre is located at 5320 - 39 Avenue (East on 39 Avenue at Parkview Drive).For more information call 780.672.0544.Read on...

Cache Me If You Can Poster
Posted on: July 21, 2016

'Who's Afraid Of The Big Bad Wolf?' Stoney Creek Centre August 4 7:00 pm

Learn about the new species near Camrose including elk, wolves, and several species of birds.
The Stoney Creek Centre is located at 5320 - 39 Avenue (East on 39 Avenue at Parkview Drive).For more information call 780.672.0544.Read on...

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Free Environmental Educational Programs May 19 - August 4

There will be free environmental educational programs every Thursday evening from May 19 - August 4. Each session has a wildlife or green space topic, is approximately 1 - 1.5 hours long, and most of the sessions take place at the Stoney Creek Centre.
T...Read on...

2016 Summer Program Brochure
Posted on: May 17, 2016

Bi-Weekly Community Garage Sale

There will be a bi-weekly community garage sale held in the Max McLean Arena from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm on the following dates:
August 6 & 20Book two tables for $5, at the Community Services Office in the Recreation Centre or email facilities@camrose.ca
...Read on...

Posted on: July 23, 2016

Community Garage Sale August 6 & 20

There will be a community garage sale held in the Max McLean Arena from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm on August 6 & 20.
Book a table for $5 at the Community Services Office in the Recreation Centre or email facilities@camrose.caFor more information call 780.672.9...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2016

Pest and Weed Control Information

The parks section of the Community Services Department is committed to environmentally responsible pest and weed control practices. All procedures and pesticides used meet the strict standards established by Health Canada and Alberta Environmental Protec...Read on...

Pest And Weed Information And Schedule
Posted on: May 17, 2016

Free Outdoor Gym In Jubilee Park

Outdoor Gym

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 quest...Read on...

Outdoor Gym Information
Posted on: July 20, 2016

Decoration Day At Valleyview Cemetery Is August 21

Decoration Day at Valleyview Cemetery is held the third Sunday in August every year, this year it will be on August 21. This is a special day set aside to pay tribute to those in our cemetery. On this day the Community Services Department will have staf...Read on...

Valleyview Cemetery Information
Posted on: April 19, 2016

Elm Tree Pruning Ban Is Now On

Elm trees must not be pruned between April 1 and September 30. The elm bark beetles are active between these dates and can be attracted to the scent of fresh tree cuts, possibly infecting a healthy tree.
For more information call the Community Services ...Read on...

Dutch Elm Information
Posted on: May 17, 2016

Black Knot On Trees

The City takes measures to control black knot on city trees in park areas and on boulevards as it spreads rapidly. Notices are also delivered to residents when black knot is noticed by city staff on residential property. These notices provide informatio...Read on...

Black Knot Information
Posted on: May 17, 2016

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 ...Read on...

Track Pass Prices And Information
Posted on: April 14, 2016

The Dog Off Leash Area In The Stoney Creek Valley Is Open

The dog off leash area in the Stoney Creek Valley is open and the seasonal (winter) area at the golf course is closed.
For more information call the Community Services Department at 780.672.9195.

Dog Off Leash Information