Posted on: June 23, 2016

Canada Day Celebrations

Canada Day celebrations will take place on July 1, starting at 11:00 am with Opening Ceremonies and ending at dusk (approximately 11:15 pm) with fireworks. There will be a number of activities throughout the day such as entertainment, displays, demonstra...Read on...

Canada Day Schedule of Events
Posted on: June 8, 2016

Canada Day Free Concert Alan Gerber Live!

There will be a free concert presented by Alan Gerber from 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm at the Centennial Museum Grounds on Canada Day, as part of the Canada Day free concert series. Alan is a rock, blues, jazz, and folk singer-songwriter as well as a multi instrum...Read on...

Alan Gerber Poster
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

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Posted on: June 28, 2016

Residents invited to attend discussion on the future of the ski jump

Over the past year, Council has been in discussions regarding the future of the ski jump.

Council encourages anyone interested in its future to join the conversation at the meeting on July 4, 2016 Regular Council Meeting.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: June 16, 2016

City of Camrose Equipment for Sale

The City of Camrose has the following equipment for sale. The bid sheets and the equipment is available for viewing at the Public Works Department (4202-51 Avenue) during office hours Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM beginning Monday, June 20th. Closing date for a...Read on...

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: June 23, 2016

Canada Day Celebrations

Canada Day celebrations will take place on July 1, starting at 11:00 am with Opening Ceremonies and ending at dusk (approximately 11:15 pm) with fireworks. There will be a number of activities throughout the day such as entertainment, displays, demonstra...Read on...

Canada Day Schedule of Events
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: June 15, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Red Cross Babysitters Course

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 ...Read on...

Posted on: June 27, 2016

Community Centre Parent & Tot Afternoon Session Cancelled July 12

The Free Parent and Tot afternoon session from 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm at the Community Centre is cancelled on Tuesday, July 12.
For more information call Community Services at 780.672.9195.

Posted on: June 28, 2016

Community Centre Parent & Tot Morning Session Cancelled Wednesday, July 13

The Free Parent and Tot 11:00 am - 12 noon session at the Community Centre is cancelled on Wednesday, July 13.
For more information call Community Services at 780.672.9195.

Posted on: June 29, 2016

Community Centre Parent & Tot Morning Session Cancelled Thursday, July 14

The Free Parent and Tot 11:00 am - 12 noon session at the Community Centre is cancelled on Thursday, July 14.
For more information call Community Services at 780.672.9195.

Posted on: June 22, 2016

Community Centre Parent & Tot Afternoon Session Cancelled July 5

The Free Parent and Tot afternoon session from 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm at the Community Centre is cancelled on Tuesday, July 5.
For more information call Community Services at 780.672.9195.

Posted on: June 9, 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: June 20, 2016

Community Centre Parent & Tot Morning Session Cancelled July 8

The Free Parent and Tot 11:00 am - 12 noon session at the Community Centre is cancelled on Thursday, July 8.
For more information call Community Services at 780.672.9195.

Posted on: June 8, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Summer Youth Swimming Lessons

There are still spaces available for the upcoming Red Cross Swim Kids lessons…
July 5 to July 26 Tuesday and Thursday 9:15 am – 10:00 amJuly 5 to July 15 Tuesday to Friday 11:00 – 11:45 am or 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
July 18 to July 27 Mon to Fri / Mon ...Read on...

Posted on: June 8, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Summer 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:July 11 – August 22 Monday 10:00 am – 11:30 am or 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
July 5 – August 9 Tue...Read on...

Posted on: June 8, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Lifesaving Society Bronze Medallion / Cross

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 in rescues...Read on...

Posted on: June 15, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Course

Do you enjoy the water? Like helping kids? Why not start training to become a swimming instructor! Join us in the NEW and updated Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI) course. WSI prepares candidates to instruct all of the Red Cross Swimming programs. ...Read on...

Posted on: June 8, 2016

Camrose Aquatic Centre Lifesaving Society Bronze Star

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 Smart confiden...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: 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 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: June 25, 2016

Community Garage Sale July 9 & 23

There will be a community garage sale held in the Max McLean Arena from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm on July 9 & 23.
Book a table for $5 at the Community Services Office in the Recreation Centre or email facilities@camrose.caFor more information call 780.672.919...Read on...

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: June 23, 2016

'Book Night On Nature' Stoney Creek Centre July 7 7:00 pm

Dr. Roxanne Harde will examine the way that the environment has been, and is being, written about. The Camrose Public Library's Book Bike will also attend, with books focused on nature for all ages.
The Stoney Creek Centre is located at 5320 - 39 Avenue...Read on...

Book Night On Nature Poster
Posted on: June 30, 2016

'Nature in Camrose: Past, Present and Future' Stoney Creek Centre July 14 7:00 pm

The cultural history of the environment in Camrose and the groups that used this environment in the past will be discussed, as well as ways we can connect with nature today and in the future.
The Stoney Creek Centre is located at 5320 - 39 Avenue (East o...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:
June 11 & 25, July 9 & 23, and August 6 & 20Book two tables for $5, at the Community Services Office in the Recreation Centre o...Read on...

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 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: 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
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