Tag Archives: Fernie Aquatic Centre

Fernie Library and Pool Short Term Closures

Fernie Heritage Library Closure - Summer Maintenance Break

When you don’t blog for a couple weeks you fall out of tune with the community. The Fernie Heritage Library is almost in their closure and at the pool on Friday I noticed a little sign about their closure from August 19th – September 16th, 2018.

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Did You Know : No Pool Closure This Year

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From Randi on Facebook:

“Friends!!! The pool is staying OPEN for May and June this year!! We will have swim lessons, jr lifeguard club, pj-movie- pizza nights, no school Friday swims and more!! Pass it on!! We need to make it worth it to stay open during this time

Did You Know : Free Swim BC Day

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From City of Fernie website:

Join us at the Fernie Aquatic Centre on BC Family Day (Monday, February 12th) for a FREE swim from 12 – 3pm, with the Wibit obstacle course in the main pool.

Outdoor Ice Rink For Fernie Planned

Fernie Outdoor Ice Rink by Fernie Aquatic Centre

From The Drive FM Website:

After last month’s arena tragedy has left the community without a place to skate, Fernie will build an outdoor rink.

Memorial Arena remains closed as RCMP investigate the suspected ammonia leak that killed three men October 17th.

A group of volunteers have come forward to help with the construction of the ice pad beside the Aquatic Centre. Read more here.

Last Day To Swim In Fernie Until July 4th

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(from city of fernie’s website)

Annual Pool Closure Starts May 6, 2017 (All Day)

This year’s annual maintenance shutdown for the Aquatic Centre runs from May 6- July 4th, 2017. We apologize for any inconvenience during this disruption of services.

The Aquatic Centre office will be open for summer swim lesson registration June 27, 2017 to June 30, 2017 from 8:00am – 2:00 pm. Weekly summer swim lessons will begin on July 10, 2017.

For further information call 250-423-4466.

Did You Know : Aquatic Centre Fitness Room Temporarily Closed

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The Fitness Room at the Fernie Aquatic Centre will be temporarily closed until further notice to allow staff to complete repairs to a leak in the roof.   These repairs and maintenance are required to have the fitness room safe for public use.

We apologize for the inconvenience to our patrons while we make every effort to reopen the facility as quickly as possible.  For more information please contact Leisure Services at 250.423.6644.

Wam Bam Dirt Jump Jam This Saturday

2014 Wam Bam Dirty Jump Jam (from 2014’s Wam Bam Dirt Jump Jam)

The Wam Bam Dirt Jump Jam is an exciting event to see, especially for my little ones who are just starting to play at the bike park. On top of the big Saturday event there’s also a Qualifying/causal jam on Friday night from 7-9. Saturday night kicks off around 5 pm and goes on until after 10.

From the ferniebike.ca website:

Jump off the Fernie Dirt Jump Park, a ton of crazy bikers on jump bikes with big lights, big sounds and lots of excitement!

The WAM BAM dirt jump jam is an FMB (Freeride Mountain Biking) World Tour bronze event hosted by the FMBC (Fernie Mountain Bike Club). Look out for big air, crazy stunts, twists, turns and wipeouts! It’s a day and night of great entertainment and competition at the Dirt Jump Park next to the Fernie Aquatic Centre.

Kids and novice welcome for daytime fun and competition. Pro comps are under the evening lights!

Stay tuned at https://www.facebook.com/events/1606061626327936/ for up to date information.”