Category Archives: Volunteering

Volunteers Needed At Griz Days


Looking for a cool way to contribute to local waste reduction?

Wildsight Elk Valley is currently seeking 6 volunteers to help with waste reduction at the Griz Days Refreshment Gardens on Saturday, March 3!

Shifts are short! From 5pm-7pm, 7pm-9pm, and 9pm-11pm and we are looking for 2 volunteers per shift. Win-win all around! Be in the heart of Griz Days events AND do some eco goodness!

To volunteer or for more info contact Sharon at


Fernie 2017 Excellence Award Nominations


fernie bc, maiden lake - flowers and mountains : beautiful

There are multiple categories for your nominations – Spirit of Fernie Award (a not-for-profit organization), Volunteer of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, New Business of the Year and so on. You can nominate using this survey until September 15th:

Youth Programs Through Fernie Heritage Library

Fernie Heritage Library - Back To School Kids Programs - Lego, Creative Programslibrary_teenprograms

Sewathon Packathon This Halloween

From Days for Girls Elk Valley BC Canada Chapter Facebook:

Day For Girls Elk Valley Chapter - Fernie BC“Join us on Halloween to spread some good in the world!

We’ve got a ton of components to pack this month, so we need all hands on deck! These kits are desperately needed in India, and we’re working to complete a large request by February!

Stop by for some trick or treating and pack a kit while you’re there! OR join us for some peace and quiet while the kids terrorize 4th Ave!
OR join us to completely avoid the trick or treaters at home!

No sewing experience required, Costumes welcomed!”

Monday, October 31 at 1 PM – 6 PM
Christ Church Anglican Fernie

591 4th Avenue, Fernie

Days for Girls’ Mission: Days for Girls empowers girls and women worldwide with more dignity, health and safety through access to quality sustainable menstrual health management and education.

Speaking Of Fernie Nordic Society – Pumpkin Hunt & Volunteers Needed

Pumpkin Hunt Fernie BC - by Fernie Nordic Society

“We are looking for volunteers to help out with the event. If you know of someone, or are interested yourself, please email us at and we will send along more information!” from The Great Pumpkin Hunt Facebook Page. It is also recommended to say you’re going to the Pumpkin Hunt on the Facebook page so they know how many pumpkins to order.

Volunteers Needed For Fernie Wednesday Socials

fernie summer socials - wednesday night concert seriesWednesday Socials

The Organizing Committee for the Wednesday Concert Series is looking for a few good volunteers! The Wednesday Concert Series runs every Wednesday in July and August starting on July 8 and ending August 26  from 5:00 to 9:00pm. This event happens at Station Square (outside The Arts Station).

We need help with set-up, take-down, serving and selling, and a myriad of other things. We especially are looking for a few people who are willing to take on a larger organizing position and be a lead person for a few of the specific Wednesdays (dates TBD).

If you like music, good people and refreshments please let us know by emailing

Volunteers Needed For Out Of The Box Dumpster Project

Dumpster Art Project - Fernie BCOut of The Box: A Dumpster Art Project
The Arts Station is looking for people to help with this great public art event on Sunday, July 5th! The volunteer positions are set-up (9-10am) and clean up (4-6pm) and then helping man activity stations throughout the day. These are two hour slots from either noon-2pm or 2-4pm. The activities include a Community Dumpster, trucker hat painting, button making, and create-your-own-canvas.

If you would like more info please contact Samantha at either 250-423-4842 or