Rossland REC Spring Brochure
The Spring Brochure is online, at www.rossland.ca, Recreation Program Guide and in hard copy at the Public Library, the Credit Union and City Hall.
Boating Basics – Boating Safety Primer
The Boating Basics Course will be rescheduled to encourage more folks to register for it.
The course provides you with the knowledge necessary to obtain the Canadian Coast Guard Pleasure Craft Operator card.
All operators of powered recreational vessels in Canada are now required to carry “proof of competency” with them.
Tree Pruning Class – April 27
Led by Jim Markin, a Certified Arborist and Tree Assessor with the International Society of Arboriculture, this class will provide you with a comprehensive overview of tree pruning for fruit trees, shrubs and evergreens.
The course is being offered on Sunday, April 27 from 9:30-3:30pm.
The Recreation Department is putting together the Summer Brochure. If you are interested in running a program or course, or would like more information, please contact our Department to discuss. If you’re a Community Group and you’d like to advertise a special event happening this summer, please let us know! We’d be happy to include your details in the Community Information section.
Women’s Road Riding Clinic
Join a group of women, experienced coaches and skilled mechanics for an evening and a day packed with fun and learning on May 23 and 24.
Cost is $95.00 and includes lunch, riding instruction, mechanical safety fit, draw prizes, technical advice and sport psychology.
For more information and to register, visit Gerick Cycle in Trail or contact Eric at 250-364-1661.
Standard First Aid with CPR-C
Selkirk College is bringing another First Aid course to Rossland!
The course runs May 31 and June 1 in the Arena Lounge, from 9:00am – 5:00pm each day.
The Standard First Aid provides comprehensive techniques for those who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies in the home or workplace.
Practice a variety of topics from first aid such as cardiovascular and breathing emergencies, CPR, prevention of disease transmission to more severe sudden medical conditions and injuries to the head and spine.
Note: SFA meets the requirements of Red Cross Marine Basic First Aid.
Rossland Museum Spring Hours
The Museum re-opens on May 17 and will be open from 10am-5pm Wednesday-Sunday. (The Museum is open by appointment between times).
The Rossland Seniors Hall has lots of great activities running through the week!
On Mondays at 1:30pm the Rossland Seniors Art Club meets. Contact Edith Harasin at 250-362-5477 for more information.
On Monday evenings, the Rossland Quilters Guild gets together at 7:00pm. Contact Deyanne Davies at 250-362-7727 for more information.
On Wednesday evenings at 7:00pm the Rossland Golden City Old Time Fiddlers practice and play. The public are welcome to sit in and listen to the old time fiddlers play their music. Visitors should contact Richie Mann before going to the Hall. Contact Richie or Audrey at 250-362-9465.
On Thursdays between 9:30-11:00am join the Seniors for stretching exercises and morning tea and snacks.