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ONGOING

Town of Fairview Outstanding Resident Award

The Outstanding Resident Award aims to celebrate the contribution to life in Fairview made by the work of everyday people in our community that makes Fairview a great place to live. If you go past a property or business and take note of how beautiful it looks, how well-maintained it is or notice a person’s contribution to improving our community, nominate them for an Outstanding Resident Award today by emailing clerk@fairview.ca. They will be recognized for their actions and entered in a quarterly draw for a chance to win $50 in Chamber Change!


Volunteer of the Month Award Town of Grimshaw

Do you know a person or persons who give generous amounts of their time and energy to the community of Grimshaw and/or surrounding areas? They are called volunteers, and this is your opportunity to have one or all of them honoured for their contributions by submitting a nomination to the Volunteer of the Month program. Nominations are accepted year-round. For more information, please call Grimshaw Community Services at 780-332-4005.


Big Brothers Big Sisters

Town of Fairview

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Grande Prairie and Area are now offering mentoring services to youth ages 6-17 (Littles) in Fairview through our Community Mentoring Program. Other requirements to become a Little are: Family Interview process and training. We’re also seeking new mentors (Bigs) for the Community Program in Fairview and area. Prospective members are over the age of 18, able to complete our interview process, provide a clear Criminal Record Check and a Child Intervention Check. The time commitment is 4-8 hours per month. www.grandeprairie.bigbrothersbigsisters.ca


Just in Case Program

Northern Sunrise County

Start preparing the documents and information you will need in case you or a family member has a sudden death emergency. The folder holds no documents; instead, it lists where to find your important documents. Supplies and instruction provided free of charge. One-on-one sessions will be offered by appointment, or you can request a copy of the documentation to fill out on your own. 780-625-3287


Block Party Program

Northern Sunrise County

Bring your community together for a picnic, BBQ, potluck, or interactive activity to build new relationships and enhance your neighbourhood. You could receive up to $5,000 to host a block party in your community. To obtain a Block Party Planning Kit and application package, please call 780-625-3287 or email ahoule@northernsunrise.net


Christmas Gift Card Program

Nampa/Northern Sunrise County (NSC) Community Services is once again organizing the Christmas Gift Card Program to help families and individuals in need during the Christmas Holidays.


In need of assistance? If you are a resident of NSC or the Village of Nampa in need of a helping hand this Christmas season or know someone who needs help, visit or call your local Nampa/NSC Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) office to nominate others or to find out how you can benefit from our confidential Christmas Gift Card Program.


Want to donate? Would you like to help make Christmas brighter for those who need some extra help? If so, please visit or call your local Nampa/NSC FCSS office. Deadline to donate or register is December 9, 2022. 780-625-3287


Peace Region Family Resource Network

Baytex Energy Centre (upstairs)

The FRN is an information centre for families with children aged 0-18. We offer a variety of free programs that are open to everyone including home visitation (0-6), parent education (0-18), developmental screenings (0-6) and information/referrals. Our FRN hub is open five days a week from 9am to 4:30pm. 780-624-0770 | frn@peaceriver.ca


Building Stronger Families Home Visitation Program

Serving Peace River and Area

The Home Visitation Program works together with families to support and nurture your child’s development. Regular home visits are engaging, interactive and designed to include both the caregiver(s) and the child. Visits are weekly or bi-weekly and can be made in-home, virtually or in the community. This program supports pre-natal families and families with children ages 0-6. This program is voluntary, confidential, free of charge, supportive, flexible and interactive. 780-624-0770


Home Support Program

The Nampa/Northern Sunrise County Home Support Program is designed to promote well-being in our region by assisting in the household enabling ill, disabled or frail people to remain in their own homes. Services include: Housekeeping/homemaking services, menu planning and meal preparation, limited respite care (max 6 hrs. per week), assistance with shopping and other home management services as deemed appropriate. To arrange an assessment or for more information, please call 780-625-3287


Career and Employment Resource Centre

Mall on Main, Fairview

Free employee and employer services 780-835-5999 | cerc@fairviewchamber.com


Brave Culture

9700 113 St. Fairview

Personal training, group fitness classes, yoga, workshops, health coaching and 24-hour gym. www.fb.com/braveculturefitness


Tourism Information Centre

Mile Zero Regional Multiplex, Grimshaw

If you require any local or regional tourism information, please stop by the Mile Zero Regional Multiplex at 4609 50th St. and our friendly front desk personnel would be more than willing to help you out. 780-332-4005 ext. 0


Older Adult Wellness Kits

Available ongoing for Northern Sunrise County and Village of Nampa residents. The kits aim to inspire and empower purposeful living and community connection to combat the negative effects of social isolation. Kits include a selection of local and regional resources, mindful activities and promotional material intended to foster meaningful connection. To obtain a kit or for more information, please call 780-625-3287


Community Pantry Program

Nampa/Northern Sunrise County Community Services has food collection bins at their local office spaces to assist with collecting and dispersing non-perishable goods to individuals and families in need. If you need assistance, please contact your local office.

Cadotte Lake: 780-629-2477

Nampa:780-322-3954

St. Isidore: 780-624-8071

General Inquiries: 780-625-3287


Baytex Energy Centre Indoor Track

Open daily from 7am to 10pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

$2 (punch cards available). Only non-marking shoes permitted. Track changes direction daily! 780-624-3204


Manning Pottery Guild

106 4th Ave SW, Manning

Come try your hand at pottery. The Manning Pottery Guild provides a creative outlet for community members to explore pottery. The guild is eager to accommodate both experienced potters and beginners looking to try something new. Out membership base has grown substantially in a few short months. As a result, we have updated equipment and hosted workshops. We are always looking to make our studio space more accommodating. Bring your friend for a night of fun or join the guild as a member for discounted rates in the studio. We are welcoming new members and drop-ins (18+) at this time. For more info, join our Facebook group: Manning Pottery Guild or visit our website

bit.ly/ManningPotteryGuild


Odd Job Squad

Town of Grimshaw

Are you getting behind on your house or yard work and looking for casual help? Are you looking to make extra money and help out around the community? If your answer is yes, then register with the Odd Job Squad. The Odd Job Squad is a list of individuals willing to do summer work such as lawn mowing, babysitting, etc. It’s also a list for employers and community members looking for some occasional help to get the work done. Contact Grimshaw Community Services at 780-332-4005 ext. 04 to register.


Kid Swimming Lessons

Peace Regional Pool

Kid swimming lessons are provided for children aged 6 months old and up. We offer classes on Saturdays or during the weekday. Register here: peaceriver.ca/registration


Adult Swimming Lessons

Peace Regional Pool

Our adult swim program is perfect for all swim levels. We offer both beginner classes for adults who don’t know how to swim as well as provide technique and fine tuning of strokes for those who are experienced swimmers. Register here: peaceriver.ca/registration


Seniors Check-In Line

Fairview & Area

Daily check-in line (we listen every day to know you are okay), wellness events, monthly seniors’ community kitchen: Fairview Legion on the 2nd Friday of the month at 10:30am, and Hines Creek Senior Centre on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 10:30am. Donations gratefully accepted. 780-835-8873 | 780-835-3859 | 780-835-2476


Adopt a Grandparent Program

The Town of Peace River Adopt a Grandparent Program is returning to help seniors who may be feeling isolated during the holiday season. Holiday gift bags will be delivered to seniors living in Peace River. Gift bags will be available for pick up Monday, November 14 at the Town of Peace River. Filled bags must be dropped off by Thursday, December 15 to ensure they can be delivered on time. Due to allergy and diet restrictions no food items are allowed. If you would like to bring cheer to a senior this holiday season, please contact Amina Usman at 780-624-1000 extension 1030 or email: ausman@peaceriver.ca to register.


Peace Regional Pool Rentals

October to December rentals are open for booking. All rentals are booked on a first come, first serve basis. Payment is required at time of booking. Book your rental by calling the pool at 780-624-3720.


Cooking with Kids

Saturdays once a month

Family Resource Network Hub, Baytex Energy Centre

This virtual program explores fun and unique recipe from around the world. Join our facilitators virtually as you and your children follow along from the comfort of your own kitchen. This program is great for ages 2 and up. Please call 780-624-0770 to register.


Swimming Lessons

Peace Regional Pool

Fall swimming lessons and courses are open for registration. We offer swimming lessons for ages 4 months to adults. Go to peaceriver.ca/registration to book online or call the pool at 780-624-3720.


Intergenerational Program

Town of Grimshaw

Grimshaw FCSS and Holy Family Grade One students have partnered up to offer an Intergenerational Program, which operates twice a month throughout the school year. Intergenerational programming provides an opportunity to connect youth with seniors to share, learn and engage with each other. If you are a senior with free time and would like to take part in our program, please call Misty at Grimshaw FCSS at 780-332-4005 ext. 4 for details.


Learn to Read

Vision Learning Centre, Peace River

Many adults struggle to read. We offer private lessons for adults learning to read for $5 an hour. Call us Monday to Friday (9am to 4pm) to make an appointment. 780-624-4220


Basic Budgeting

Vision Learning Centre, Peace River

Learn how to budget your money. $30 for 3 1-hour sessions. Available on request.

780-624-4220


 

WEEKLY


ASD Networking and Support Group

1st Monday of the Month at 7pm

Family Resource Network Hub, Baytex Energy Centre

This is a networking and support group for parents and caregivers of children and young adults on the Autism Spectrum. Support, resources and strategies will be shared in an understanding and supportive way. For more information or to register, please call 780-624-0770.


Foster Parent and Kinship Care Group

3rd Monday of the Month at 6pm

Family Resource Network Hub, Baytex Energy Centre

This is a networking and support group for foster parents and kinship care providers. Support, resources and strategies will be shared in an understanding and supportive way. For more information or to register, please call 780-624-0770.


Parent and Child Skate

Mondays from 10:30am to 12pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

Valid until Jan. 2. Subject to change. Drop-in fee applies.

780-624-3204


Public Skating

Mondays from 12pm to 1pm

Thursday from 12pm to 1pm

Sundays from 5pm to 6:30pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

Open skate for all ages. Valid until Jan. 2. Subject to change. Drop-in fee applies.

780-624-3204


Drop-In Volleyball

Mondays from 7pm to 9pm

Sundays from 3pm to 5pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

Until Jan. 2. Subject to change. Drop-in fee applies. Space is limited. We operate on a first-come, first-serve basis with sign-in 15 min. prior to program start. Only non-marking shoes permitted. 780-624-3204


Indoor Walking Program

Mon. and Wed. from 9am to 10am

St. Isidore Cultural Centre Gymnasium

Enjoy a free hour of walking and socializing. Bring indoor shoes, a water bottle and a friend.

780-624-8071


Indoor Walking

Mon., Tues., Thurs. and Fri. from 8:30am to 3:30pm

Fairview Fairplex Arena

Until Spring 2023. Dress for 0 to -5 degree Celsius.


Adult Drop-in Pickleball

Mon., Wed. and Fri. from 7pm to 9pm

Mile Zero Regional Multiplex

Drop in fee: $5 per adult, $3 per senior. Clean shoes are required. Subject to change.

780-332-4005 ext. 0


Seniors Free Walking Program

Mon. and Thurs. from 10:30am to 11:30am (until April 20)

Mile Zero Regional Multiplex

Sponsored by the Town of Grimshaw

780-332-4005 ext. 01


Book Club

Every other Tuesday at 7pm

Fairview Public Library


Seniors Coffee Morning

Tuesdays at 10am

Café du Coin, St. Isidore

Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea while you reconnect with your neighbours. 780-624-8071


Shinny Hockey (18+)

Tuesdays from 12pm to 1pm

Fridays from 12pm to 1pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

Full equipment required. Valid until Jan. 2. Subject to change. Drop-in fee applies.

780-624-3204


Drop-In Soccer

Tuesdays from 8pm to 10pm

Friday from 8pm to 10pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

Valid until Jan. 2. Subject to change. Drop-in fee applies. Space is limited. We operate on a first-come, first-serve basis with sign-in 15 minutes prior to a program start. Only non-marking shoes permitted. 780-624-3204


Open Gym (All ages multisport)

Tues. and Thurs. from 12pm to 1pm

Fri. from 3pm to 5pm

Sat. from 6pm to 8pm

Sun. from 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

Until Jan. 2. Subject to change. Drop-in fee applies. Space is limited. We operate on a first-come, first-serve basis with sign-in 15 minutes prior to a program start. Only non-marking shoes permitted. 780-624-3204


Drop-In Pickleball

Tues. from 9:30am to 11:30am and 1pm to 3pm

Thurs. from 9am to 11am

Sun. from 6pm to 8pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

Until Jan. 2. Subject to change. Drop-in fee applies. Space is limited. We operate on a first-come, first-serve basis with sign-in 15 minutes prior to a program start. Only non-marking shoes permitted. 780-624-3204


Open Gym Nights

Tues. from 5pm to 7pm (starting Jan. 3)

Mamowintowin Hall, Cadotte Lake

For youth ages 13-17. Join Cadotte Lake Community Services for sports, team building activities, snacks and more. 780-629-2477


Aqua Zumba

Tues. & Thurs. from 7pm to 8pm (until Jan. 1)

Peace Regional Pool

Come for an instructor-led Zumba class in the water! For cost and more info, please visit peaceriver.ca


Drop-In Badminton

Wednesdays from 9am to 11am

Sundays from 6pm to 8pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

Until Jan. 2. Subject to change. Drop-in fee applies. Space is limited. We operate on a first-come, first-serve basis with sign-in 15 minutes prior to a program start. Only non-marking shoes permitted. 780-624-3204


Mini Movers

Wednesdays from 10am to 11am

Baytex Energy Centre

For ages 0-5 and their parents. Drop-in fee applies. Get your little ones moving with a variety of toys and equipment. Until Jan. 2. Subject to change. Only non-marking shoes permitted.

780-624-3204


Music and more

Wednesdays from 2pm to 3:30pm (until Nov. 30)

Worsley Fire Hall

Join Marilyn from the Peace Region Family Resource Network for a musical adventure through songs, instruments, stories, art and sensory play. 780-624-0770


After School Activities

Wednesdays from 3:30pm to 4:45pm (until Dec. 14)

Grimshaw Municipal Library

Students, join us at the library right after school for crafts and activities. Free!


Free Indoor Soccer

Wednesdays from 6pm to 7pm

EE Oliver School, Fairview

For grades 1-6. 780-330-9000


Potluck Supper

3rd Wednesday of the Month at 5:30pm

Golden Age Drop-In Centre, Fairview

Music to follow.


ADHD Networking and Support Group

1st Thursday of the Month at 7pm

Family Resource Network Hub, Baytex Energy Centre

This is a networking and support group for parents and caregivers of children and young adults with ADHD. Support, resources and strategies will be shared in an understanding and supportive way. For more information, or to register, please call 780-624-0770.


Drop-In Basketball

Thursdays from 8pm to 10pm

Fridays from 8pm to 10pm

Saturdays from 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

Valid until Jan 2. Subject to change. Drop-in fee applies. Space is limited. We operate on a first-come, first-serve basis with sign-in 15 minutes prior to a program start. Only non-marking shoes permitted. 780-624-3204


Board Games

Saturdays from 12pm to 4pm (until Dec. 17)

Grimshaw Municipal Library

Choose a board game from our selection to play with your friends and family!


Free Walking Program

Sundays from 10am to 8pm

Mile Zero Regional Multiplex

Indoor shoes are required by all users. Sponsored by the Town of Grimshaw. 780-332-4005 ext. 01


CNRL Free Sponsored Family Skating

Sundays from 2pm to 3:30pm

Mile Zero Regional Multiplex

Helmets are mandatory for all youth under 18. Subject to change. Sponsored by Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. 780-332-4005 ext. 0


 

NOVEMBER


Hobby Swap

November 1 to 5

Peace River Municipal Library

Clean out unused hobby items, find great new-to-you hobby items or both. Library open during regular hours. 780-624-4076


Breakfast with the Guys

November 2 from 7am to 9am

Dunvegan Inn and Suites

Explore the root causes of domestic violence in order to gain a better understanding of how and why violence happens. Featuring former Calgary Stampeder Anthony Parker. This free breakfast event is open to anyone who wants to learn how to prevent violence in their community. 780-835-5550


Grant Writing

November 2 from 10am to 3pm

via Zoom

$120. Learn how to identify the purpose of your organization, identify funding sources, tips for writing your proposal, how to maintain evaluation for the funders and maintain your relationship. Instructor: Kelly Schram. To register call or text 780-772-9487


Kids Konnection

November 2 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Nampa FCSS Office

For children ages 6+. Join us for a variety of interactive activities while reconnecting with your friends after school. Limited spots available. To register or for more info, call 780-322-3954.


Adult Destination Cooking

November 2 from 5pm to 7pm

Mamowintowin Hall, Cadotte Lake

For ages 16+. Join us for an interactive cooking class and learn how to make authentic cuisine. Instructions and supplies provided. 780-629-2477


Manning No Guilt Book Club

November 2 at 7pm

Manning Municipal Library

November theme: Reading Goals


Bronze Medallion

November 4 from 4pm to 9pm

November 5 & 6 from 8am to 4pm

Peace Regional Pool

Must be 13 or older and have completed Standard First Aid with CPR Level C. Please bring lunch, swimsuit, towel and goggles (opt.). $132. For more info, or to register, visit peaceriver.ca/registration


80th Anniversary Bonspiel

November 4 to 6

Peace River Curling Club

Join us for a weekend of curling and cocktails to celebrate the club’s 80 years! Entry fee: $240 experienced division or $160 for beginner/junior division. 780-624-2861


Dungeons and Dragons

November 5 from 11am to 2pm

Peace River Municipal Library

Beginners and experts welcome. Pre-made characters available.


Kick Off to Christmas

November 6 from 11am to 4pm

Chateau Nova Hotel, Peace River

Come shopping with your friends and family. Support small businesses & your local food bank!


Free Swim

November 6 from 3pm to 5:30pm

Fairview Aquatic Centre

Sponsored by the Fairview Inn


Free Swim

November 7 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Peace Regional Pool

Sponsored by Manzer Environmental


Passport to Christmas Launch Date

November 7

Town of Fairview


Senior Coffee Morning

November 8 from 10am to 11am

Farmers Restaurant

Stop in for a free cup of coffee or tea and reconnect with your neighbours. Sponsored by Nampa FCSS. 780-322-3954


Peace River Municipal Library Bookmobile

November 8 from 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Heritage Tower & Points West, Peace River

We pick up and drop off materials every four weeks. Membership is free and gives you access to books, audiobooks, magazines, movies, video games, and more! Contact Louis or Anne at the Library if you’re interested in joining the service: 780-624-4076


Senior’s Health and Wellness Fair

November 9 from 1pm to 4pm

Chateau Nova, Peace River

Learn about programs and services available to seniors. Visit booths, ask questions about your health, and win fantastic prizes. Free admission. Light snacks will be provided.


Fall Prevention Presentation

November 9 at 1:30pm

St. Isidore Cultural Centre

Join Alberta Health Services Promotions for a presentation on fall prevention. Light snacks and refreshments will be served. 780-624-8071


Kids Konnection

November 9 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Nampa FCSS Office

For children ages 6+. Join us for a variety of interactive activities while reconnecting with your friends after school. Limited spots available. To register or for more info, call 780-322-3954.


Tiny Chefs

November 9 from 5pm to 7pm

Mamowintowin Hall, Cadotte Lake

For ages 4-15 years and their parents/guardians. Join us for an evening of family connection and baking. Instruction and supplies provided. 780-629-2477


Talking Buddies

November 9 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Peace River Municipal Library

Join our multicultural group to practice English and learn about other cultures. In partnership with Vision Learning Centre. No registration required.


Crib

November 10 at 7:30pm

Manning Senior Star Centre

Light Lunch. Everyone welcome. $2. Cash prizes.


No School Day Public Skating & Shinny Hockey

November 11

Skating from 1pm to 2:30pm

Hockey from 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Mile Zero Regional Multiplex, Grimshaw

Subject to change due to rentals. All individuals must wear the required equipment to enter the ice surface. $2. 780-332-4005 ext. 0


No School Days Field House Youth Time

November 11 from 1pm to 4:30pm

Mile Zero Regional Multiplex

$2. 780-332-4005 ext. 0


Nerf Wars

November 11 from 4:45pm to 6pm

Peace River Municipal Library

For ages 9+. Use one of our Nerf guns or bring your own! Waiver is required. Monthly sign up on website is recommended. Adults are welcome. Prmlibrary.ab.ca


Rainbow Club Public GSA

November 12 from 11am to 1pm

Peace River Municipal Library

780-624-4076


Game Day

November 12 from 11am to 2pm

Peace River Municipal Library

Play board games and enjoy snacks with friends new and old. No registration required.

780-624-4076


Gallery Reopening November 12 from 10am to 4pm Peace River Museum, Archives and Mackenzie Centre

Stop by and see our redone gallery with new exhibits and play space for the kids! peaceriver.ca/museum


Lego Builder’s Club

November 12 from 1pm to 3:45pm

Fairview Public Library

For creative kids of all ages. Free build time and creative building challenges.

librarian@fairviewlibrary.ab.ca


Little Adventurers: Looney Tunes

November 14 from 10am to 11:30am

Nampa FCSS Office

For ages 0-5 and their parents/guardians. Join us for Looney Tunes-themed crafts, games and snacks. Limited spots available. Please pre-register. To register, or for more info, please call 780-322-3954.


Whiskey Tasting

November 16

NAR Train Station, Peace River

Light refreshments available. This is an 18+ event. Tickets will be for sale at the Peace River Museum in the beginning of November. Visit www.fb.com/prmuseumarchive for more info or call 780-624-4261.


Work-It Wednesday November 16 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm Peace River Municipal Library

With Sharon Lee, Job Coach, Rupertsland Institute. You're invited to join Sharon as she discusses career decision making, employment skills, employment maintenance, employee and employer rights and more. prmlibrary.ab.ca


Sensational Sensory Family Night

November 18 from 5pm to 7pm

Family Resource Network Hub, Baytex Energy Centre

Join the Family Resource Network for a fun evening of sensory play activities for children ages 0-14. A light supper will be provided. Please register by calling the FRN at 780-624-0770.


Grimshaw Christmas Market

November 19 from 10am to 4pm

Mile Zero Regional Multiplex

$2 admission fee for ages 12+. The 2022 Christmas Market is a fundraiser for the Grimshaw Splash Park Project. Tracy: 780-625-9778 | Misty: 780-618-7797


Dungeons and Dragons

November 19 from 11am to 2pm

Peace River Municipal Library

Beginners and experts welcome. Pre-made characters available. No registration required.


Class 7 Driver Training

November 19 & 20

Vision Learning Centre, Peace River

Our practical and straightforward lessons will help you take the right steps to get on the road faster. $30. Call 780-624-4220 to register.


Parent and Teen Driver Safety Info Night

November 20 at 4pm

Family Resource Network Hub, Baytex Energy Centre

Join the AHS, the RCMP & the Family Resource Network as we learn about creating safe driving practices, the rules of the road & how to set up a positive approach to the transition of becoming a young driver. This info night is ideal for parents & teens aged 14-17. Pizza supper will be provided. To register, call 780-624-0770.


Fairview Festival of Trees

November 20 to 26

Dunvegan Inn and Suites

Proceeds go to the Fairview & Area Palliative Care Society.

fairviewpalliativecare.ca | 780-835-3195


Free Swim

November 21 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Peace Regional Pool

Sponsored by AUPE


Senior Coffee Morning

November 22 from 10am to 11am

Farmers Restaurant

Stop in for a free cup of coffee or tea & reconnect with your neighbours. Sponsored by Nampa FCSS. 780-322-3954


Grief and Loss Workshop

November 23 from 9am to 3:30pm

Mamowintowin Hall, Cadotte Lake

Join us for an interactive presentation with definitions, facts and myths, cycles of grief, helping your child deal with grief & grief work strategies. Lunch, snacks & refreshments will be provided. In partnership with NNADAP. To register, please call 780-625-3287.


La Petite Ecole: Let it Snow

November 23 from 10am to 11:30am

St. Isidore Cultural Centre

For ages 0-5 and their parent/guardians. Please join us for winter themed crafts, games and snacks. Parent/guardian supervision required. To register or for more information, please call 780-624-8071.


Kids Konnection

November 23 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Nampa FCSS Office

For children ages 6+. Join us for a variety of interactive activities while reconnecting with your friends after school. Limited spots available. To register or for more info, call 780-322-3954.


Kids Explorers

November 23 from 4pm to 6pm

Mamowintowin Hall, Cadotte Lake

For ages 4-12. Join us for themed crafts and interactive activities with your peers. 780-629-2477


Talking Buddies

November 23 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Peace River Municipal Library

Join our multicultural group to practice English and learn about other cultures. In partnership with Vision Learning Centre. No registration required.


Christmas Hanging Basket Workshop

November 24 at 6:30pm

McKinney Hall, Three Creeks

For ages 18+. Join us for an evening of connecting and building a Christmas-themed hanging basket. $10 per person. Limited spots available. Please pre-register. Registration opens on Nov. 7.


Crib

November 24 at 7:30pm

Manning Senior Star Centre

Light Lunch. Everyone welcome. $2. Cash prizes.


PD Day Camp

November 25 from 8:30am to 4:30pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

Looking for a fun place for your kids on PD Day? Register them for a full day of activities at the Baytex! $20 per child. Ideal for ages 6-11. To register visit peaceriver.ca/registration


No School Day Public Skating & Shinny Hockey

November 25

Skating from 1pm to 2:30pm | Hockey from 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Mile Zero Regional Multiplex, Grimshaw

Subject to change. All individuals must wear the required equipment to enter the ice surface. $2. 780-332-4005 ext. 0


No School Days Field House Youth Time

November 25 from 1pm to 4:30pm

Mile Zero Regional Multiplex

$2. For more info, please call 780-332-4005 ext. 0.


Nerf Wars

November 25 from 4:45pm to 6pm

Peace River Municipal Library

For ages 9+. Use one of our Nerf guns or bring your own! Waiver is required. Monthly sign up on website is recommended. Adults are welcome. Prmlibrary.ab.ca


Bronze Cross

November 25 - 27 from 8pm to 4pm

Peace Regional Pool

Must be 13 or older and have completed Standard First Aid with CPR Level C. Please bring lunch, swimsuit, towel and goggles (opt.). $165.60. For more information or to register, please visit peaceriver.ca/registration


Fairview Farmers Market

November 25 from 4pm to 8pm

Fairview Legion Hall

100% locally made, baked and grown

fb.com/fairviewabfarmersmarket


Light Up the Park

November 25 at 7pm

Riverfront Park, Peace River

Kick off your holiday season by joining us for carolling, complimentary hot dogs, hot chocolate, fireworks and the lighting of the town’s Christmas lights! We welcome everyone to this FREE event.


Moonlight Madness and Vendor Fair

November 25

Town of Fairview


PD Day Camp

November 25 from 8:30am to 4:30pm

Baytex Energy Centre

For ages 6-11.

Register at peaceriver.ca/registration


Game Day

November 26 from 11am to 2pm

Peace River Municipal Library

Play board games and enjoy snacks with friends new and old. No registration required.

780-624-4076


Lego Builder’s Club

November 26 from 1pm to 3:45pm

Fairview Public Library

For creative kids of all ages. Free build time and creative building challenges.

librarian@fairviewlibrary.ab.ca


Traffic Light Party November 26 from 8pm to 1am Sharks Peace River

with DJ RC. $10. Door prizes, silent auction and person auction. Prizes for best automotive inspired costume. Drink specials. 18+.


Food Safety Certification

November 28 to 29 from 8:30am to 4:30pm

Mile Zero Regional Multiplex

This 2-day Food Safety Alberta Certification Course taught by your local Public Health Inspector is coming to Grimshaw! This course provides the knowledge required to safely prepare, handle and serve food for the public. Upon successful completion of the exam for this course you’ll receive Provincial Certification in Food Safety. $75. Register in-person at the MZRM (no telephone registrations accepted).

780-332-4005 ext. 0


Concussions 101

November 28 from 7pm to 8pm

Mile Zero Regional Multiplex

An introductions to concussions and learning the importance of early identification and management. A North Peace Athletics Society event with presenter Sylvia Ciurysek. $5. Please preregister: np.athletics.society@gmail.com and please indicate whether you’re registering as an adult or youth.


 

DECEMBER


You, Me and a Christmas Tree

December date TBA

Manning Municipal Library

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Trivia Night December 1 at 6pm Fairview Public Library

Free and fun for everyone! Dinner and drinks provided: taco bar! Call to register your team of 4-6: 780-835-2613

Something Rotten – Peace Players Musical December 2, 3, 9 and 10 at 8pm

Athabasca Hall, Peace River

Tickets available at the Quality Inn Sawridge


Festival of Mini Trees

December 2 – 4

Grimshaw Shared Space Facility Atrium

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Pancake Breakfast with Santa December 3 from 9am to 12pm Berwyn Golden Age Centre

Admission is by donation with 100% of proceeds benefitting the Secret Santa for a Senior program. Breakfast sponsored by Peace RIver MNP.


Dungeons and Dragons

December 3 from 11am to 2pm

Peace River Municipal Library

Beginners and experts welcome. Pre-made characters available. No registration required.


Holiday Tea

December 3 at 2pm

NAR Train Station, Peace River

Enjoy festive tea and locally made treats. Tickets go on sale November 16 at the Peace River Museum. 780-624-4261


Dixonville Light Up

December 3 at 7pm Dixonville Outdoor Rink

Keep warm by bonfire, deck out your cocoa at the hot cocoa bar, and hit the rink! the Visit explorecountyofnorthernlights.com for more info.


2nd Annual Christmas Carnival and Santa Parade

December 3

Town of Fairview




Free Swim

December 4 from 3pm to 5:30pm

Fairview Aquatic Centre

Sponsored by the Burnt River Recreation Society


Belle Centre Annual Christmas Market December 4 from 11am to 4pm Belle Petroleum Centre, Peace River

Gift bag for the first 100 patrons, pictures with Santa from 12pm to 3pm, kids game corner, door prize and multiple draws and more! https://bpcentre.ca/


Free Swim

December 5 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Peace Regional Pool

Sponsored by Source Energy Services


Senior Coffee Morning

December 6 from 10am to 11am

Farmers Restaurant

Stop in for a free cup of coffee or tea and reconnect with your neighbours. Sponsored by Nampa FCSS. 780-322-3954


Peace River Municipal Library Bookmobile

December 6 from 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Heritage Tower and Points West, Peace River

We pick up and drop off materials every four weeks. Membership is free and gives you access to books, audiobooks, magazines, movies, video games, and more! Contact Louis or Anne at the Library if you’re interested in joining the service. 780-624-4076


Tiny Chefs

December 6 from 5pm to 7pm

Mamowintowin Hall, Cadotte Lake

For ages 4-15 years and their parents/guardians. Join us for an evening of family connection and baking. Instruction and supplies provided. 780-629-2477


Standard First Aid/CPR Level C

December 6 – 7 from 9am to 5pm

Peace Regional Pool

Please bring lunch and snacks. $157.57+GST. For more info, or to register, visit peaceriver.ca/registration


Kids Konnection

December 7 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Nampa FCSS Office

For children ages 6+. Join us for a variety of interactive activities while reconnecting with your friends after school. Limited spots available. To register, or for more info, call 780-322-3954.


Parent’s Night Out – Christmas Edition

December 7 from 6pm to 8:30pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

Parents! Drop your kids off to enjoy some holiday crafting and a festive movie while you tackle December’s to-do list! $5 per child. Drop ins welcome if space is available.

Register at peaceriver.ca/registration


Talking Buddies

December 7 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Peace River Municipal Library

Join our multicultural group to practice English and learn about other cultures. In partnership with Vision Learning Centre. No registration required.


Crib

December 8 at 7:30pm

Manning Senior Star Centre

Light Lunch. Everyone welcome. $2. Cash prizes.


Senior Christmas Wreath Workshop

December 9 from 4pm to 6pm

Mamowintowin Hall, Cadotte Lake

For ages 55+. Join Cadotte Lake Community Services for an evening of crafting traditional Christmas wreaths. Supplies and instruction provided at no cost. To register or for more information call 780-629-2477.


Nerf Wars

December 9 from 4:45pm to 6pm

Peace River Municipal Library

For ages 9+. Use one of our Nerf guns or bring your own! Waiver is required. Monthly sign up on website is recommended. Adults are welcome. Prmlibrary.ab.ca


Pajama Party Night at the FRN

December 9 from 5pm to 7pm

Family Resource Network Hub, Baytex Energy Centre

The whole family is invited to wear their favourite jammies and join us for a holiday fun night at the FRN. A light supper and viewing of the classic version of How the Grinch Stole Christmas will put us all in the holiday mood. This is a registered event. Please call 780-624-0770 to sign up.


Fairview Moonlight Madness “Take Two”

December 9

Town of Fairview


Standard First Aid/CPR Level C Recertification

December 10 from 9am to 4pm

Peace Regional Pool

Must have valid SFA/CPR certification. Please bring lunch, snacks and your current SFA/CPR certification card. $116.57+GST. For more information or to register, please visit peaceriver.ca/registration


Rainbow Club Public GSA

December 10 from 11am to 1pm

Peace River Municipal Library

780-624-4076


Dungeons and Dragons

December 10 from 11am to 2pm

Peace River Municipal Library

Beginners and experts welcome. Pre-made characters available. No registration required.


Game Day

December 10 from 11am to 2pm

Peace River Municipal Library

Play board games and enjoy snacks with friends new and old. No registration required.

780-624-4076


Skate with Santa

December 11 from 5pm to 6:30pm

Baytex Energy Centre, Peace River

Santa is making a special trip to Peace River. Lace up your skates and join him for Christmas music, treats and fun on the ice.



Little Adventurers: Tinsel Toes

December 12 from 10am to 11:30am