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Schools out, Summer Camps are in!

Posted on Thursday, June 06, 2019 07:30 AM

The City of Fort Saskatchewan Children’s Summer Camps are filling-up. It is the place to be this Summer! The Summer Camps offer exciting weekly fieldtrips, amazing guest presenters, and diverse activities in a fun and safe environment. They are run by qualified and passionate post-secondary students. Summer Program Leaders provide high quality programming that offer opportunities for children, teens, and adults to brighten their summer experience.

Kindercamps offer ½ day programs for children aged...

Legacy Park Family Festival 2019 event a huge success

Posted on Tuesday, June 04, 2019 01:15 PM

The 2019 Legacy Park Family Festival on Saturday, June 1 was a huge success attracting approximately 1,500 people this year. The weather cleared up and certainly contributed to what was a great day in Legacy Park.

The community was out in full force with 21 community groups and organizations set up to educate and entertain festival goers. The entertainment was packed with local talent which showcased vocal and dancing skills. A special highlight of the day was the return of the Sheep in a Welcome...

Official Opening of The Rise and Fall of Emilio Picariello Exhibit

Posted on Tuesday, June 04, 2019 06:30 AM

The City of Fort Saskatchewan invites you to the Official Opening of The Rise and Fall of Emilio Picariello at the Fort Heritage Precinct. Be one of the first to see this traveling exhibit!

Experience the rise and fall of Picariello: from a young Italian immigrant to an impressively successful businessman, down to his criminal undoing. The exhibit also paints a picture of the social context in which the fateful events took place: immigration, the push for women’s suffrage and the Temperance movement....

June is Recreation and Parks Month

Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2019 06:30 AM

June is Recreation and Parks Month (JRPM) is a nationwide celebration that educates people on the health benefits of recreation and engages them in physical activity. The City of Fort Saskatchewan is excited to celebrate JRPM.

“Fort Saskatchewan is very fortunate to have a variety of recreation and parks systems. Recreational activities enhance quality of life of all our residents and visitors. Rain or shine, there's always plenty to do in the City,” says Mayor Gale Katchur.

Getting out and playing...

Help Shape the Future of Fort Saskatchewan

Posted on Monday, May 27, 2019 09:30 AM

Our city is expected to grow to 50,000 people by the year 2045. Now is the time to plan how we want to grow! This work is done through the Municipal Development Plan (MDP) which will guide the next 25 years of our community.

We're looking for participants for our upcoming MDP workshops:

  • Wednesday, June 5, 6:00pm to 9:00pm in the Lions Pride room at the Dow Centennial Centre
  • Thursday, June 6, 1:00pm to 4:00pm at the Pioneer House
  • Thursday, June 6, 6:00pm to 9:00pm at the Pioneer House
  • Friday, June 7,...