Upcoming Courses and Events
Fire Hall Open House
Saturday, October 15, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Join the Banff Fire Department during Fire Prevention Week for a pancake breakfast and vehicle extraction demonstrations. Please bring your own non-disposable cup, cutlery and plate.
Into the Wild after-school program
Monday – Friday, 3 – 6 p.m., PD half-day Fridays, 12 – 6 p.m.
Into the Wild is an after-school wilderness program for Grades 1 – 5 where children will learn all about Banff’s flora and fauna, animal tracking, outdoor cooking, crafting and more! Activities include outdoor games, guest presenters, snacks, and campfires. Learn more, and register your child at banff.ca/IntoTheWild.
PD half-day Fridays, 12 – 4 p.m.
Mountain Adventurers is an outdoor program for kids in Grades 4 – 5 and 6 – 8. Children will enjoy instructor-led trips filled with adventure and fun, for only $5! Visit banff.ca/MountainAdventurers to view the full schedule. This program is generously supported by the Wim & Nancy Pauw Foundation.
Climb indoors with BanffLIFE
Wednesday, October 12, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
The perfect introduction to your local climbing gym. Learn the basics of indoor top rope climbing in this instructor-led session, including how to belay, tips for climbing, and more! Open to all genders and abilities, ages 18 – 30. All equipment is provided. Learn more, and register at banff.ca/BanffLIFE.
Arts & Culture with BanffLIFE
Get creative with BanffLife. Try creating pottery, take part in a paint night, or learn about sunset and night sky photography in three different courses. Open to all genders and abilities, ages 18 – 30. Find the dates, and learn more at banff.ca/BanffLIFE.
Community Discussion on Policing and Safety
Thursday, October 27, 5 p.m.
Join the Banff RCMP for a community discussion at Banff Elementary School. After recent tragic events, our community is concerned about public safety. This will be an opportunity to speak with leadership of the RCMP in southern Alberta as well as your local detachment personnel about our priorities and our strategies to manage issues that affect you. Learn more at banff.ca/Events.